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Global News East Ukraine mourns rebel leader after blast
Author: 0 East Ukraine mourns rebel leader after blast

The improvised explosive device was planted inside the café, near the entrance. And it has allegedly wounded three people - including the rebel state's finance minister Alexander Timofeev. "Having failed to fulfill the promise of peace, apparently they made a decision to turn to a bloodbath". After the death of the leader of the ORDO militants Alexander Zakharchenko can not go and speeches about the meeting of leaders of the "Quartet" of the "Norman format" in the near future.

Author: 0 So, Trade Negotiations With Canada Are Going Great - Hit & Run

It's been an intense week of haggling for Mexico , the United States and Canada over the 24-year-old North Atlantic Free Trade Agreement ( NAFTA ). "Canada's going to make a deal at some point". "As we've said all week, we're working toward a modernized NAFTA, a modernized NAFTA that will be good for Canada and the middle class", said Cameron Ahmad.

Global News Obama, Bush pay tribute to John McCain at cathedral service
Author: 0 Obama, Bush pay tribute to John McCain at cathedral service

Speakers at the service did not mention Trump by name but repeatedly drew contrasts between McCain's record of service and the divisive politics of the day. Sen. "He knew even in a nation as big and boisterous and diverse as ours, those institutions [and] those norms are what bind us together, that give shape and order to our common life , even when we disagree".

Global News Bobi Wine, Zaake Intercepted at Entebbe Airport, Admitted at Kiruddu
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Earlier, this website reported that Bobi Wine had planned to leave the country to the United States where he is expected to meet his gay funders under the guise of seeking further medical treatment. "He's in tremendous pain and suffered very serious injuries", Mr Amsterdam said of the star's condition. "This investigation requires a medical examination of the alleged victim as close as possible in time to the alleged date commission of the offence by government medical experts", Mr ...

Global News Donald Trump set to visit Ireland in November
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Politicians, military leaders, media figures, and Washington heavyweights gathered Saturday morning at the Washington National Cathedral for the late Sen. John McCain - a near-constant target in Trump campaign rallies - whose casket was flown back to Washington as Trump traveled to Indiana. And those are just a few of the tributes in the Phoenix portion of John McCain's almost week-long memorial services.

Global News Congress Honors John McCain at Capitol Rotunda Ceremony
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People are starting to line the route that a motorcade will take to bring John McCain's coffin from the Arizona State Capitol to a church for his memorial service. The ceremony was the first of two days of services in Washington honoring the Arizona senator, who served in Congress for 35 years. "Last summer, Sen.

Global News Kenyan president stumbles over ‘bicycle guy’ Boris Johnson
Author: 0 Kenyan president stumbles over ‘bicycle guy’ Boris Johnson

The British PM also praised President Uhuru Kenyatta's commitment to political reconciliation saying she will fully support the objectives of the handshake he reached with Opposition leader Raila Odinga. The remark drew a smile from May, as rumours continue that Johnson is planning to oust her in a leadership contest. May was visiting the continent on a three-day trip aimed at boosting Britain's trade and diplomatic presence in the country.

Global News Homeless man suing couple who raised $400,000 to help him
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It was a sad end to a friendship that began when Mr Bobbitt bought Ms McClure petrol and - although she didn't have money to repay him at the time - she sought him out days later to give him money, food and water. According to one of Bobbit's attorneys, Christopher C. Fallon , numerous requests to D'Amico to account for the GoFundMe money went ignored. The couple also say they spent $200,000 (£153,860) on a camper van for Mr Bobbitt with some of the funds and parked it on land Ms ...

Global News Lawyer was told Russia had ‘Trump over a barrel’
Author: 0 Lawyer was told Russia had ‘Trump over a barrel’

But Ohr continued to communicate with Steele and passed information to the FBI despite not officially being involved in any investigation involving Trump . Ohr's communications with Steele were blessed by former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, though he did not inform his supervisor, then-Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates, about the meetings, according to the source with knowledge of Ohr's testimony.

Global News European Union Set to Scrap Daylight Saving Time
Author: 0 European Union Set to Scrap Daylight Saving Time

An online poll suggested that more than 80% of Europeans were against the biannual ritual of adjusting clocks forward by one hour in the spring and then back an hour in the autumn, an established practice across most of Europe and North America.

Global News U.S. whistleblower Chelsea Manning to be barred from entering Australia
Author: 0 U.S. whistleblower Chelsea Manning to be barred from entering Australia

All non-citizens visiting Australia must fall under the character requirements put out by the Migration Act . S501 pertains to the refusal of a visa on " character grounds ", and includes provisions for things like if applicant holds a " substantial " criminal record; if they are considered (with or without a conviction) to have been involved in war crimes or "a crime that is otherwise of serious global concern"; if they are considered likely to vilify a section of the Australian ...

Global News Where and when to watch McCain's national memorial service on Saturday
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They set the casket atop President Abraham Lincoln's catafalque, a wooden structure that has been used for decades for such services. Fitzgerald said he and McCain spent a lot of time together over the years, sometimes seeing each other on the practice field at the Cardinals' facility, and even communicated through text messages.

Global News Explosive Trump comments detonate during NAFTA renegotiation talks
Author: 0 Explosive Trump comments detonate during NAFTA renegotiation talks

Having just reached a trade agreement with Mexico , the Trump administration is putting trade negotiations with China on the back burner for now. He also said any deal with Canada would be " totally on our terms ". This week those meetings continued at all levels. The comments have since made their way to Trudeau's government, causing problems for the talks. Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said her country is good at finding compromises, but also needs to stand for their national ...

Global News Hurricane Maria Death Toll Rises to 2975
Author: 0 Hurricane Maria Death Toll Rises to 2975

That's nearly twice the government's previous estimate. Hurricane Maria pummeled Puerto Rico in September 2017, wreaking widespread devastation and causing $90 billion in damages. At a briefing for reporters in San Juan, Rosselló discussed several initiatives to bolster the island's disaster preparedness, including counting vulnerable populations like the chronically ill and creating a commission to handle recommendations to improve the island's emergency response systems.

Global News Jeff Sessions safe as Attorney General until midterms, Donald Trump says
Author: 0 Jeff Sessions safe as Attorney General until midterms, Donald Trump says

Trump has been at odds with Sessions for much of the previous year, blaming his attorney general last week for failing to crack down on "corruption" at the Justice Department. Trump's comments Thursday were in keeping with the predictions of some key Republicans in Congress, who are now saying they expect the president to oust Sessions after the elections in November despite warning him in the past that the Senate wouldn't muster the votes to confirm a successor.

Global News Racism looms large in Florida governor’s race
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The backlash against DeSantis nearly overshadowed that Trump also took shots at Gillum . Republican gubernatorial nominee Ron DeSantis . As outrage accumulated on Twitter , the DeSantis campaign released a statement , calling it "absurd" to characterize " monkey this up " as racist .

Global News Veteran UK Labour Party lawmaker quits, citing anti-Semitism scandal
Author: 0 Veteran UK Labour Party lawmaker quits, citing anti-Semitism scandal

He has quit the Labour whip over the leadership's handling of anti-Semitism allegations but wants to continue sitting as an " independent Labour" MP. "The leadership is doing nothing substantive to address this erosion of our core values". Another twist in the Labour Party's ongoing anti-Semitism row features prominently on the front pages on Friday.

Author: 0 American Media’s David Pecker resigns from Postmedia board

Last week, Michael Cohen , Trump's former personal attorney, pleaded guilty to violating campaign finance laws by helping make payments to two women - McDougal and former adult film star Stormy Daniels - in order to influence the outcome of the election.

Global News Sen. John McCain memorialized as 'true American hero'
Author: 0 Sen. John McCain memorialized as 'true American hero'

Mr Biden, a Democrat who was among the good friends the Republican senator made across the aisle, said he thought of Senator McCain as a brother, "with a lot of family fights". Trump also avoided issuing a proclamation to lower flags to half-staff at all federal buildings in McCain's honor as the White House flag was returned to full staff on Monday, much earlier than is customary.

Global News US Cuts All Aid to The UNRWA
Author: 0 US Cuts All Aid to The UNRWA

Some 500,000 Israelis live in the West Bank and East Jerusalem , areas that are also home to more than 2.6 million Palestinians. Under UNRWA's definition, there are five million Palestinians eligible for its services, including those who fled what is now Israel in the war that surrounded its creation and their descendants.

Global News Syrian FM says regime will try to avoid civilian deaths in Idlib
Author: 0 Syrian FM says regime will try to avoid civilian deaths in Idlib

The United States, Britain, and France at a meeting of the UN Security Council on August 28 repeated their warning to Syria, whose army has been backed by Russian air power, not to use chemical weapons in an assault on Idlib, and said any use of such illegal weapons would result in Western retaliation.

Global News Russia to Hold Biggest Military Drills Since Cold War
Author: 0 Russia to Hold Biggest Military Drills Since Cold War

China and Russian Federation have taken part in joint military drills before but not on such a large scale. Russian Federation has invited military attaches from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries to observe the upcoming exercises - an offer that a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation spokesman told Reuters was under consideration.

Global News Texas police search for woman who rings doorbell and disappears
Author: 0 Texas police search for woman who rings doorbell and disappears

On Wednesday, Montgomery County Lt. Scott Spencer told reporters that the woman "has been identified and is safe". Police said they arrived at a house on Wednesday in response to a call about a man threatening to kill himself, and found the woman's 49-year-old boyfriend lying dead of a gunshot wound.

Global News Family, colleagues attend memorial tributes to Senator John McCain in Arizona Capitol
Author: 0 Family, colleagues attend memorial tributes to Senator John McCain in Arizona Capitol

Ducey is also headed for a tough reelection battle in the fall, and is seeking a smooth replacement process. People Magazine reported that while planning his funeral, Sen. Behind her (from left) are Doug and Sidney, who are John McCain's children from his first marriage, as well as John and Cindy's daughter Bridget. After the service, McCain's body will be flown to Washington D.C.

Global News Mattis: No Decision on Fate of Korean Peninsula Exercises
Author: 0 Mattis: No Decision on Fate of Korean Peninsula Exercises

But the Trump administration is putting the blame on the China , with whom its also in a trade scuffle. The first meeting of the panel, consisting of defense and diplomatic experts and scholars, was held a day after the Defense Ministry released its annual white paper which pointed out that North Korea's nuclear and missile programs remain a serious threat to Japan despite the historic U.S.

Global News French and British boats clash in 'scallop war'
Author: 0 French and British boats clash in 'scallop war'

Dramatic footage of the incident broadcast by France 3 Normandie showed boats colliding as an object was thrown toward them. "Apparently there was stone-throwing, but no injuries", Dimitri Rogoff , the president of the regional Normandy fishing committee said , according to AFP.

Global News White House flags back at full-staff after McCain's death
Author: 0 White House flags back at full-staff after McCain's death

Capitol Rotunda. Publicly, Trump has frequently railed against McCain's dramatic thumbs-down vote against the president's efforts to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law. "One aspect of the conflict, by the way, that I will never countenance is that we drafted the lowest-income level of America, and the highest-income level found a doctor that would say that they had a bone spur", he said.

Global News John McCain Honored With Tribute in Senate Chamber
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He also touched on today's politics. "We're not going to make America great again; it was never that great". We never hide from history. Gonzalez will be one of the 6 men selected to carry McCain's casket at his funeral on Thursday - and tells TMZ Sports the late Arizona senator had been planning out the event for months.

Author: 0 GOP Sen. Johnny Isakson: Criticizing McCain 'Deserves a Whipping'

The president also said , "I respect Senator John McCain's service to our country", two days after issuing a very brief condolence statement on Twitter. "I said, 'John, must not have been that bad after all, ' and he said with a smile, 'I don't remember it this way'". McCain "meant so much to so many of us", inside the Senate and out, McConnell said, adding: "The Senate is eager to work on concrete ways to continue this momentum and provide a lasting tribute to this American hero ...

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