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Global News Trump shared secret info about IS with Russians
Author: 0 Trump shared secret info about IS with Russians

US President Donald Trump disclosed highly classified information to the Russian foreign minister about a planned Islamic State operation during their meeting last week, two US officials with knowledge of the situation said on Monday. A day before the meeting with the Russians, Trump fired FBI Director James Comey , who was leading the bureau's investigation into possible collusion between Russian state actors and the Trump campaign.

Author: 0 Ford to slash 10% of workforce in North America and Asia

Citing "people briefed on the plan", The Journal says the idea is to improve Ford's profits and stock price amid a $3 billion cost-cutting effort. The paper says that most of the jobs will be salaried workers who do not have union protection, rather than the 57,000 USA hourly staff who work on assembly lines.

Global News Protesters gather ahead of no confidence court hearing
Author: 0 Protesters gather ahead of no confidence court hearing

There is no risk for MPs who openly vote against President Jacob Zuma if they truly believe they have lost confidence in him, his lawyer argued in the Constitutional Court on Monday. "She has an obligation to choose a voting method when asked to do so, she has abdicated to do so". The president and Mbete are asking for the application to be dismissed.

Global News Happy Mother's Day 2017 Quotes, Messages Wishes for Facebook and WhatsApp
Author: 0 Happy Mother's Day 2017 Quotes, Messages Wishes for Facebook and WhatsApp

As many as the stars in the sky, so do I have as much regards to the woman who brought me to this world, happy mother's day! Their story is quite literally the story of Mother's Day . If you don't believe me open your eyes and see, what we have done to the Earth, Land, Air, and Sea. "A printed card means nothing except that you are too lazy to write to the woman who has done more for you than anyone in the world".

Global News Kellyanne Conway Apparently Said She Needed a Shower After Speaking for Trump
Author: 0 Kellyanne Conway Apparently Said She Needed a Shower After Speaking for Trump

Scarborough clarified, "I don't know that she ever said, 'I'm doing this for the money, '" but he says she would say, "I'm gonna get through this". I need to take a shower, ' " Brzezinski said on MSNBC's Morning Joe . However, he held at arm's length Trump's charge that President Barack Obama tapped the phones in Trump Tower. That Conway may quietly feel disgust for him, according to Brzezinski's revelation, is significant, however, because of the rift it could create in the White House ...

Global News 'Witness Intimidation': Trump May Have Crossed Legal Lines With Comey Tweet
Author: 0 'Witness Intimidation': Trump May Have Crossed Legal Lines With Comey Tweet

Sen. Lindsey Graham says President Trump needs to stop tweeting and talking about the investigation into Russian meddling in the USA presidential election. Well, it seems that Comey is actually willing to testify, just not behind closed doors. A critical letter from Rosenstein was then cited as a recommendation in the president's letter dismissing Comey.

Author: 0 These 4 People Are Being Interviewed for FBI Director

Officials did not immediately respond to questions about whether Trump recorded his discussions with the Federal Bureau of Investigation director. "I will tell you that what he did, what Comey did, had good moments for me as a candidate".

Global News Korea test-fires missile, challenging new leader in South
Author: 0 Korea test-fires missile, challenging new leader in South

The test was "aimed at verifying the tactical and technological specifications of the newly developed ballistic rocket capable of carrying a large-size heavy nuclear warhead", CNN quoted KCNA as saying. Past North Korean missiles have flown farther than Sunday's test, landing closer to Japan, but this launch follows a series of high-profile failures.

Global News Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden
Author: 0 Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

The asylum-seekers, from Sri Lanka and the Philippines, housed Mr Snowden for two weeks when he initially fled the U.S. after leaking thousands of files on government surveillance. The Hong Kong government denied this accusation. He noted that the decisions to reject them came at the same time even though they live apart from each other and submitted asylum petitions "years apart from one another".

Global News China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade
Author: 0 China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade

But governments including Russian Federation, the United States and India are uneasy that China is using its status as the second-largest global economy to expand its political influence. "We are willing to play our role on the platforms such as the United Nations to implement the 2030 sustainable development agenda, and make concerted efforts toward world peace, stability and prosperity", he said.

Author: 0 Kulbhushan Jadhav a spy, India has no case: Pakistan to ICJ

In a similar dispute over the Vienna Convention in 1999, the ICJ ordered the United States not to execute a German national who did not get proper consular assistance, but the man was put to death regardless. Jadhav was arrested in the restive southwestern province of Balochistan in March 2016, where a separatist insurgency has raged for years. Tried and subsequently sentenced to death, Jadhav was denied consular access several times.

Author: 0 Kim sets mark at Players

He then returned to the Web.com Tour until he locked up his PGA Tour card for the 2015-16 season by finishing 23rd on the 2015 Web.com Tour priority list. You have to take your hat off. "He took advantage of it, and you can see how good of a player he is". He became the second Asian victor of the Players Championship after his idol, South Korean KJ Choi, triumphed in 2011.

Global News Hope for improved China, South Korea relations after leaders speak
Author: 0 Hope for improved China, South Korea relations after leaders speak

The two leaders agreed to exchange special envoys "at an early date" and Moon proposed sending a separate delegation to Beijing that will "exclusively discuss the THAAD and the North's nuclear issues", Yoon said. North Korea said US and South Korean agents bribed and coerced a North Korean man into joining the plot which was foiled by its state security ministry.

Author: 0 'Terminally ill' Moors Murderer Ian Brady urged to reveal victim's burial site

They were nicknames that would come back to haunt them with the knowledge he had brutally murdered five children, burying four bodies on isolated moorlands. The sadistic nature of the Moors Murderers' killings made them among the most despised figures in Britain. The couple's five victims; Pauline Reade, John Kilbride, Keith Bennett, Lesley Ann Downey and Edward Evans; were aged between 10 and 17.

Global News Triple talaq related to social evils: Centre
Author: 0 Triple talaq related to social evils: Centre

Abdul Nazeer are on the constitution bench. The apex court further observed that it would not hear polygamy issue along with the Triple Talaq case. The top court, earlier on Thursday, began hearing several pleas filed by Muslim women rejecting the practice of Triple Talaq . Rohatgi replied: "Constitutional morality has to prevail".

Author: 0 Another appeals court to weigh Trump's revised travel ban

The three judges on the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals - all appointees of former President Bill Clinton - peppered the parties with questions in an hour-long televised hearing, while lawyers for Trump defended their client's proposal as justified for the nation's security.

Global News Tehran mayor Qalibaf quits presidential race, backs hardliner Raisi
Author: 0 Tehran mayor Qalibaf quits presidential race, backs hardliner Raisi

The former prosecutor is now head of a multi-billion-dollar charitable foundation that manages donations to Iran's holiest shrine in the city of Mashhad. WATCH: Is Iran's Presidential Election Free And Fair? "It's the Tehran vote that Rouhani has got to get out and Raisi running will help him do that".

Author: 0 France's Macron to unveil list of candidates for new party

He said the life of minorities in France would have been hard if Le Pen was elected President due to her extreme views on public display of religious symbols. The Prime Minister, who also sent a telegram of congratulations to Macron, stressed that Europe will need stability and constructive cooperation following Brexit, with France's role in this situation being irreplaceable.

Author: 0 Liberals hang on to win BC's first minority government in 65 years

Preliminary results show Premier Christy Clark and her B.C. Liberals securing 43 seats, one count short of the required majority of 44. Jane Sterk, the former party president who recruited Mr. Horgan told NDP supporters that the majority of British Columbians had voted for a new government and he cited positions the NDP shared with the Greens, such as banning corporate and union donations, proportional representation and action on climate change.

Global News Macron names Edouard Philippe as French prime minister
Author: 0 Macron names Edouard Philippe as French prime minister

The red carpet was rolled out for Philippe, 46, named earlier Monday by new President Emmanuel Macron to form his first government. The new president faces a host of daunting challenges including tackling stubbornly high unemployment, fighting Islamist-inspired violence and healing divisions exposed by an often vicious election campaign.

Author: 0 Trump removes tweet saying it was 'honor' to host Abbas

The prospects for peace between Israel and Palestine are "very good", President Donald Trump said Wednesday. "I'm committed to working with Israel and the Palestinians to reach an agreement", Trump said. In his Wednesday comments, Abbas also criticized ideas for a "one state" peace agreement, saying it could mean "racial discrimination" or an apartheid-like system.

Global News Trump, top Russian Federation envoy to meet at White House
Author: 0 Trump, top Russian Federation envoy to meet at White House

Following the Washington meetings, Lavrov and Tillerson were both expected to attend a meeting of foreign ministers of countries in the Arctic Council in Alaska on May 11. "You're kidding", Lavrov told reporters sarcastically before waving his hand dismissively and leaving the room. "You are kidding. You are kidding", replied Lavrov.

Author: 0 Israel dismisses United States concern over embassy move to Jerusalem

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu later publicly disputed Tillerson's charge that Israel might not want the US Embassy relocated to Jerusalem at this time. The analysis in Ramallah is that the Trump administration has chose to explore the possibility of starting a peace process in the months to come. "We welcome this new development and we are optimistic about the upcoming visit of the U.S.

Global News Federal budget 2017: Scott Morrison makes promise of better days for government
Author: 0 Federal budget 2017: Scott Morrison makes promise of better days for government

Budget documents reiterate that while $2.9 billion has been raised in tax liabilities thanks to a crackdown against seven multinational companies, it expects to raise another $4 billion this financial year. And he spoke at length about his brother-in-law, Garry Warren, who has multiple sclerosis, and his wife Michelle Warren, during the speech, as he outlined why the government had chose to raise the Medicare levy to fund the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

Author: 0 Moon's rise to power in S Korea causes worries, hopes overseas

The election victory of Moon Jae-in in South Korea confronts Washington with a scenario it faced a decade-and-a-half ago, when differences on how to deal with Pyongyang fueled tension with an ally that hosts USA forces. China contends the system's radar ranges into its territory and threatens its security. Recent months have seen widening commercial retaliation against South Korean business interests in China, ranging from the cancellation of visits by popstars and actors to boycotts of the ...

Author: 0 Clapper: Trump is Assaulting American Institutions, Checks and Balances ‘Is Eroding’

Both senators, along with others, were responding to the president's warning to MrComey, in a Twitter post on Friday, that he had "better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" Former National Intelligence Director James Clapper testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, May 8, 2017 , before the Senate Judiciary subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism hearing: "Russian Interference in the 2016 United States Election".

Global News North Korea congratulates France's Macron for election victory
Author: 0 North Korea congratulates France's Macron for election victory

His wife, Kim Mi-ok told CNN on Monday that she waited in a Chinese border city for her husband to step off the train on May 6 from North Korea. The 58-year-old went on to accuse the Korea International Travel Company (KITC), which he travelled with, of purposely herding "tourists through the country" in a bid to monitor them.

Global News Trump to nominate Callista Gingrich as Vatican envoy
Author: 0 Trump to nominate Callista Gingrich as Vatican envoy

Callista Gingrich is a member of the choir at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington D.C. The choir visited Rome in 2005 to honor John Paul II and sang for Pope Benedict XVI during his official visit to the USA in 2008.

Global News New push to drive ISIS from 4 neighborhoods in Mosul
Author: 0 New push to drive ISIS from 4 neighborhoods in Mosul

That's according to a statement from al-Muhandis' office. At the same time, the army's ninth division and the Interior Ministry's elite Emergency Response Division attacked the Islamic State bastion of 17 Tammouz. Around half a million people are now displaced as a result of the offensive launched by the security forces in mid-October to retake Mosul, which was the extremists' last major bastion in Iraq.

Global News UK's Leeds Bradford airport closed due to suspicious package
Author: 0 UK's Leeds Bradford airport closed due to suspicious package

West Yorkshire Police said, "Following established procedures to protect passenger and public safety, a cordon was put in place whilst investigations are carried out". "Tea and coffee now being offered". A spokesperson told The Sun Online: "Flight LS271 from Leeds Bradford Airport to Alicante returned to stand as a precautionary measure following a technical fault indication".

Global News Trump is said to be frustrated after reaction to Comey firing
Author: 0 Trump is said to be frustrated after reaction to Comey firing

Mr Comey had initially declined to testify in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee in a closed-door hearing. The president said he never pressured Comey into dropping the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe, and added that there was no "collusion between me and my campaign and the Russians".

Global News Japan says N. Korea may have tested new missile
Author: 0 Japan says N. Korea may have tested new missile

State media paraphrased North Korea's leader as saying that "the most ideal weapon systems in the world will never become the eternal exclusive property of the US", warning that "the USA should not. A jubilant leader Kim Jong Un promised more nuclear and missile tests and warned that North Korean weapons could strike the United States mainland and Pacific holdings.

Author: 0 British Columbia Energy at Stake With Vote Too Close to Call

The NDP did better than expected in greater Vancouver, which has historically been the linchpin for the Liberals, but it has also given away some of its own seats to Christy Clark's party, jeopardizing its chances of securing a majority. There are 87 seats in the legislature. The party is locked in a statistical dead heat with the NDP, according to the latest Mainstreet poll, although the polling group forecasts a Liberal majority.

Author: 0 Cyber attack criminals will be brought to justice, investigators pledge

Though there are undoubtedly professionals who share data unconditionally - as MalwareTech himself did - yesterday's events make it clear that the efforts of the information security community need greater alignment, and that the world can not rely on a combination of serendipity and lazy coding to prevent the next attack.

Global News EPL | Conte makes champion Chelsea a happy family again
Author: 0 EPL | Conte makes champion Chelsea a happy family again

The Blues began the 2015/16 campaign as champions, but proceeded to capitulate in their title defence, and went on to finish outside the Champions League places in a disappointing 10th position. "We are working (for) only nine months together". Instead of an expected overhaul, Conte stuck with the players he inherited and molded them into the fighting machine they have been all season.

Author: 0 North Korea tests missile, raises new fears in Pacific

ICBMs can travel hundreds of miles. NATO condemn North Korea missile test as "threat to peace". "North Korea's missile launch is a serious threat to Japan and clearly violate against the United Nations resolution". Inada's remarks suggest the missile might have been on a "lofted" trajectory, meaning it could have a far longer range than it actually flew. Multiple sets of United Nations and USA sanctions against North Korea have done little to deter it from pursuing its nuclear and ...

Global News Trump Signs Executive Order That Creates Committee To Investigate Voter Fraud
Author: 0 Trump Signs Executive Order That Creates Committee To Investigate Voter Fraud

In a Fox News interview in February, Kobach said there were 115 cases in Kansas of noncitizens on the voter rolls or trying to get on the voter rolls, which he said could be the "tip of the iceberg". The commission will also investigate potential voter suppression, which may entice Democrats. It will be tasked with reporting its findings sometime next year.