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Global News Japan floods: Dozens killed in deluges and landslides
Author: 0 Japan floods: Dozens killed in deluges and landslides

The toll, up from 141 previously, is the highest Japan has seen from a flood in more than three decades, UNI reported . A quarter of flood-prone Mabi district of Kurashiki, sandwiched between two rivers, was inundated after a levee crumbled under the force of the torrent.

Global News Economic Watch: US trade measures will backfire
Author: 0 Economic Watch: US trade measures will backfire

United States soybean farmers have been particularly concerned, and the price of soybeans has plunged 17 percent over the past month on tariff fears. Tracy Grondine, a spokesperson for the US Apple Association, said China is a market that has "significant growth potential" for US-based apple farmers.

Global News In Iran a teenage girl was arrested for dancing in Instagram
Author: 0 In Iran a teenage girl was arrested for dancing in Instagram

Iranian women are posting videos of themselves dancing to protest the arrest of a teenager who filmed herself busting out to Justin Bieber in her bedroom. Many of them have been performing dance forms like the Australian shuffle on the streets ( video below). I did not have any intention to encourage others doing the same...

Global News Boris Johnson resignation letter on Brexit: 'That dream is dying'
Author: 0 Boris Johnson resignation letter on Brexit: 'That dream is dying'

Mrs May heard Eurosceptic Tory backbencher Peter Bone tell how activists in his Wellingborough constituency refused to campaign at the weekend because they felt "betrayed" by the Chequers accord. The Irish prime minister (taoiseach) has described the Brexit statement made by the United Kingdom government at Chequers over the weekend as welcome.

Global News Brett Kavanaugh: 5 Things On Trump’s Supreme Court Justice Nominee
Author: 0 Brett Kavanaugh: 5 Things On Trump’s Supreme Court Justice Nominee

Trump made the announcement in the East Room of the White House and rousing applause broke out as Kavanaugh entered with his wife and two daughters. Hardiman has a tale Republicans like McConnell love: a former taxi driver from the key swing state of Pennsylvania who comes with the recommendation of fellow 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Maryanne Trump Barry - the president's sister.

Global News Covair 340 Crashes Near Pretoria in South Africa
Author: 0 Covair 340 Crashes Near Pretoria in South Africa

At least twenty passengers have been pulled from the wreckage with paramedics, firefighters and police on the scene of the accident. Tshwane Emergency Services spokesperson Johan Pieterse says the plane with 19 people onboard crashed shortly after taking off after suffering technical difficulties.

Global News Trump pardons OR ranchers who inspired refuge standoff
Author: 0 Trump pardons OR ranchers who inspired refuge standoff

Dwight and Steven Hammond were convicted in 2012 of intentionally and maliciously setting fires on public lands. They had set fires on their ranch that spread to federal land. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned that decision and the ranchers were required to serve the full five years behind bars. Their imprisonment sparked armed activists to take over a federal wildlife refuge in protest of their treatment and government land-use regulations, according to The Guardian .

Global News Brett Kavanaugh visits Senate as confirmation fight begins
Author: 0 Brett Kavanaugh visits Senate as confirmation fight begins

The majority of the D.C. Circuit panel disagreed with that reasoning, noting that the Supreme Court had ruled in a 1984 case that undocumented workers were indeed employees for the purposes of collective bargaining law. They want their politburo . "President Trump is a realist about the world", Pence said. Chuck Schumer and members of the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Global News At Least Two Boys Have Reportedly Been Rescued From Thailand Cave
Author: 0 At Least Two Boys Have Reportedly Been Rescued From Thailand Cave

How he plans to help the worldwide rescue effort is unclear so far. He also told reporters divers need to place more air canisters along the underwater route to where the boys and their coach have been trapped. It's uncertain whether this submarine will be deployed in the next mission, but the next strategy meeting for rescue workers is scheduled for Sunday night.

Global News 4 kids,1 adult killed in Townsend, Del. crash
Author: 0 4 kids,1 adult killed in Townsend, Del. crash

Mary Rose Ballocanag , the 53-year-old wife and mother , suffered multiple broken bones but is expected to survive. The driver of the Sable, a 24-year-old man from Bethlehem PA, was transported to a local area hospital where he was treated and released with non-life threatening injuries.He wasproperly restrained.

Global News Giuliani: Cohen should cooperate with feds
Author: 0 Giuliani: Cohen should cooperate with feds

Wehle told MSNBC's Stephanie Ruhle on Monday that it would be "impossible" for Mueller to agree to Giuliani's demands. "I put family and country first". "Well, it is hard to believe given all the things that have been shown about how tainted this investigation is", he said. Cohen in the past has said that the payment was made on his own initiative.

Global News Liberals rally on court steps against Kavanaugh
Author: 0 Liberals rally on court steps against Kavanaugh

Watch CBN News' FAITH NATION's coverage of the president's announcement. Barrett also served as a clerk to former Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. He's urging people to make their voices heard, an indirect reference to voicing their objections to senators. News crews set up in front of the U.S.

Global News Second Phase Of Thailand Rescue Pulls 4 More Boys From Cave
Author: 0 Second Phase Of Thailand Rescue Pulls 4 More Boys From Cave

Asked if the remaining five would be shuttled out together, rescue operations chief Narongsak Osottanakorn said it was up to the divers whose meticulous plans, including stashing extra oxygen tanks along the route, are "set for four people, if we bring five we have to change the plan".

Global News Truck driver charged in Canada hockey team crash with…
Author: 0 Truck driver charged in Canada hockey team crash with…

The driver of the truck was not hurt, authorities said. The driver of the semi , who has not been identified, was uninjured in the incident. Now that the charges have been laid we move to the next step in the process. Another meeting was held for families of victims in Edmonton. "Our investigators were thorough in their systematic analysis of this evidence", Williams said.

Global News At least one killed in Virginia helicopter crash
Author: 0 At least one killed in Virginia helicopter crash

The pilot of the helicopter is still unaccounted for, and emergency workers can not access the crash scene due to instability in the structure. Danylko's family said through Virginia State Police that the 91-year-old served as secretary to the president of the Public Broadcasting System (PBS) for many years.

Global News Rescue mission day two : four more boys evacuated
Author: 0 Rescue mission day two : four more boys evacuated

The four boys pulled from the cave Sunday in an urgent and unsafe operation that involved them diving through the cave's dark, tight and twisting passages were happy and in good health, authorities said. "If I ask too much, he might not provide it". The perilous rescues have involved two divers accompanying each of the boys, all of whom have been learning to dive only since July 2, when searchers found them.

Global News In full-page ad, WhatsApp urges users in India to fight fake news
Author: 0 In full-page ad, WhatsApp urges users in India to fight fake news

It has raised great concern among the cyber cell as fake news , morphed photographs and disturbing videos with fabricated local narratives can easily be circulated hiding behind the words "forwarded as received". At the centre of many controversies for being a platform being used to spread "fake news", WhatsApp is now suggesting ways to combat this menace. In an advertisement, WhatsApp said technology companies, the government and community groups need to work together to fight fake news.

Global News Turkey's Erdogan unveils new cabinet
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan unveils new cabinet

Erdogan would become both the head of state and government, with the prime minister's post abolished. Hours later, Erdogan announced the make-up a new streamlined cabinet which included his son-in-law as finance minister. After winning 52.9 percent of the vote in Turkey's presidential election two weeks ago, Erdogan was granted the ability to call additional elections, appoint judges without parliamentary approval, dissolve Parliament, and issue decrees that had previously been reserved ...

Global News At least 21 dead as tourist boat sinks off Thailand
Author: 0 At least 21 dead as tourist boat sinks off Thailand

As the seas calmed on Friday, divers were transporting the bodies of the dead, including at least one child, from smaller boats to a larger ship taking part in the search effort. On Saturday, local police accused the captain of one ship of negligence causing death, although he reportedly denied the claim. Rear Admiral Charoenpol Kumrasri, a deputy commander of the Thai navy, who is helping to lead the rescue effort, said he was confident divers would complete their search of the sunken ...

Author: 0 What Does Trump Have Against Breastfeeding? - Cortney O'Brien

But the US reportedly threatened the country with punitive trade measures and a cut to military aid if it did not drop the proposal . At least a dozen countries in Africa and Latin America reportedly declined to support the measure over fears of retaliation.

Global News Thai Cave Rescue Operation Suspended After 4 More Boys Freed
Author: 0 Thai Cave Rescue Operation Suspended After 4 More Boys Freed

The four who were rescued previously were taken to a hospital in Chiang Rai for evaluation. The first four boys to be freed were reunited with their parents on Monday night through a glass window. Rescuers are moving ahead quickly because they are afraid monsoon rains will completely flood the caves. "Today is the 10 July 2018". Authorities have said the mission could take up to four days to complete and heavy rain is forecast in the coming days.

Global News Who is Brett Kavanaugh, Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee?
Author: 0 Who is Brett Kavanaugh, Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee?

Kavanaugh will have the help of an ad campaign sponsored by conservatives to convince colleagues and citizens. Watch CBN News' FAITH NATION's coverage of the president's announcement . McConnell said Kavanaugh believes judges should ignore their personal and political views and simply "interpret our laws as they are written". He has said the indictment of a president would not serve the public interest.

Global News South Korea Suspends Nationwide Civilian Defense Drills to Aid North Korea Talks
Author: 0 South Korea Suspends Nationwide Civilian Defense Drills to Aid North Korea Talks

His tweet follows USA secretary of state Mike Pompeo's visit to North Korea last week for the first high-level talks on denuclearisation since Mr Trump and Mr Kim met in Singapore in June. -Vietnamese business community in Hanoi, Pompeo said Vietnam's experience since the normalization of relations with the U.S.in 1995 should be proof for North Korea that prosperity and partnership with the U.S.is possible after decades of conflict and mistrust.

Global News Pompeo brushes off North Korean 'gangster' claim
Author: 0 Pompeo brushes off North Korean 'gangster' claim

After the historic U.S. -North Korea talks, the government also suggested it was taking a cautiously optimistic view of events. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday wrapped up a visit to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), which he said has seen some progress but the DPRK said is regrettable.

Global News Two US warships move into Taiwan Strait
Author: 0 Two US warships move into Taiwan Strait

The Chinese Communist Party-affiliated newspaper on Monday condemned the passage of a pair of U.S. Navy ships through the Taiwan Strait as a "psychological game" amid the showdown over trade and relations with Taiwan. Despite the lack of diplomatic relations, the US remains Taiwan's chief global ally and American law requires the government to respond to threats to the island.

Global News John Tory meets with Justin Trudeau amid dispute over asylum seeker costs
Author: 0 John Tory meets with Justin Trudeau amid dispute over asylum seeker costs

On Thursday, the province withdrew its cooperation with Ottawa on the resettlement of asylum seekers, seemingly bringing an end to a previous agreement wherein Ontario committed to helping resettle some refugees. Federal Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen has said the money already allocated is meant to help address some of the immediate temporary housing needs in those provinces.

Global News Turkey train derails en route to Istanbul, killing 10
Author: 0 Turkey train derails en route to Istanbul, killing 10

The train was heading to Istanbul from Edirne , on the border with Greece , with 362 passengers and six crew members on board, the transportation ministry said. The Ministry of Transport said five of the train's six cars derailed due to heavy rain. Turkish President Erdogan said he was briefed on the matter, saying, "The accident is being investigated from every angle", Anadolu reported .

Global News Germany's Angela Merkel talks up North Atlantic Treaty Organisation role and military spending
Author: 0 Germany's Angela Merkel talks up North Atlantic Treaty Organisation role and military spending

Still, Chancellor Angela Merkel, in a weekly podcast on Saturday, said Germany would increase defense spending in its 2019 budget, suggesting Trump's jawboning is paying off. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation estimates that 15 members, or just over half, will meet the benchmark by 2024 based on current trends. "That's the question: Is the USA security conditional?" asked Heather Conley, who served as a deputy assistant secretary of State in the Bureau for European and Eurasian Affairs ...

Global News U.S. service member killed in apparent insider attack in Afghanistan
Author: 0 U.S. service member killed in apparent insider attack in Afghanistan

The service branch of the troops and the province in which the suspected attack occurred have not been made public. The Nato combat mission in Afghanistan officially ended in 2014, however, a number of countries, including the United States, still have troops on the ground, helping support the Afghan military.

Global News U.K.'s senior official in charge of Brexit resigns
Author: 0 U.K.'s senior official in charge of Brexit resigns

Davis' resignation was also accompanied by the resignation of his deputy, Brexit minister Steve Baker, and another Brexit minister Suella Braverman has also reportedly resigned . Conservative MP Peter Bone said Mr Davis had "done the right thing", adding: "The PM's proposals for a Brexit in name only are not acceptable". However, he said he was more optimistic that an agreement could be reached in advance of the October deadline.

Global News Four boys rescued from flooded Thai cave
Author: 0 Four boys rescued from flooded Thai cave

Finnish volunteer diver Mikko Paasi, a long-term resident of Thailand , said the death of the Thai Navy SEAL had changed the mood on the ground and made real for rescuers just how risky the mission had become. Thai rescuers are being assisted by an global team comprising experts from China, Australia, the U.S. and Britain. Extracting group could take three to four days .

Global News Japan cult leader behind gas attack, followers are…
Author: 0 Japan cult leader behind gas attack, followers are…

Chizuo Matsumoto, also known as Shoko Asahara, had been on death row since 2004. Asahara and five of the six followers had been implicated in the subway attack. It even presented a list of candidates for the 1990 general election but did not win any seats in parliament. During their freaky election campaign, Asahara and his top disciples sang and danced to the guru's songs.

Global News Mueller to introduce evidence that ties Trump campaign to Manafort charges
Author: 0 Mueller to introduce evidence that ties Trump campaign to Manafort charges

Manafort was indicted a year ago for laundering money and for acting as an unregistered foreign agent of the pro-Russian Ukrainian government of Viktor Yanukovych . Manafort's trial in Alexandria is set to begin July 25. Before that, Manafort had been meeting with his lawyers multiple times a week, for many hours at a time, his lawyer said.

Global News The heat wave has now resulted in 33 deaths across Quebec
Author: 0 The heat wave has now resulted in 33 deaths across Quebec

Public health authorities in Quebec have made a concerted effort to improve the reporting of heat-related deaths. Officials say most of those people who died were men over 50 who lived on the upper floors of apartment buildings and had no air conditioners in their homes.

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