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Author: 0 Melbourne says no to Netanyahu visit

Donald Trump has surveyed the wreckage of decades of failed Israeli-Palestinian diplomacy, considered the world full of challenges his administration faces, and somehow concluded that. Over 60 prominent Australian lawmakers, academics, and businessmen and women have signed an open letter objecting Netanyahu's visit due to Israel's policies towards the Palestinians.

World Media Tensions rise between Malaysia and North Korea over Kim Jong Nam killing
Author: 0 Tensions rise between Malaysia and North Korea over Kim Jong Nam killing

There are neighbors like Russian Federation, and other nations isolated by politics and sanctions, like Syria and Cuba. He added that it looks "certain that the North Korean regime is behind the incident". Malaysia's health minister said autopsy results could be released as early as Wednesday. North Korea had sought to prevent Malaysia from conducting an autopsy , insisting the body be handed over.

World Media 'Logan' gives Hugh Jackman's Wolverine a super sendoff
Author: 0 'Logan' gives Hugh Jackman's Wolverine a super sendoff

What is different, though, is Logan's approach to the superhero genre . What I loved about the Logan footage is how it's about the characters and felt like a western without the normal rules of a superhero movie. The violence is not particularly cartoonish either and, unlike Deadpool for example, the movie doesn't play nice regarding who that violence gets directed at.

World Media Amid protests, United Kingdom lawmakers to debate Trump visit invitation
Author: 0 Amid protests, United Kingdom lawmakers to debate Trump visit invitation

A petition to Parliament calling for the invite to be withdrawn has amassed more than 1.8 million signatures as of Sunday, far surpassing the 100,000 signatures needed to prompt a debate in Parliament. As lawmakers meeting in a side-room of Parliament rather than the House of Commons chamber debated, hundreds of Trump opponents gathered outside to protest.

World Media Border wall will create tax burden for residents, won't solve issues
Author: 0 Border wall will create tax burden for residents, won't solve issues

Though Trump said during his campaign that he would be able to construct the wall for less than $10 billion, the article contends that paying off those landowners would make it almost impossible to stick to the budget. expected to be reimbursed by Mexico. Protestors hurled slogans at Trump, whose plans to build the wall to keep undocumented immigrants out of the United States - and make Mexico foot the bill - has enraged many people here.

World Media Latest Terror Attack Deepens Divide Between Pakistan, Afghanistan
Author: 0 Latest Terror Attack Deepens Divide Between Pakistan, Afghanistan

Pakistani security officials believed that the Pakistani militant groups now operate from Afghanistan border region and routinely launch attacks from there. "No cross border and unauthorized entry will be allowed to Pakistan from Afghanistan", the spokesman said. He urged political parties to avoid point-scoring on the issue of national security and play their due role for a secured Pakistan.

World Media USA deploys carrier to contentious South China Sea
Author: 0 USA deploys carrier to contentious South China Sea

An exchange of angry words is expected as a USA aircraft carrier entered the South China Sea for "routine patrolling" over the weekend amid fresh tensions between Beijing and Washington under the month-old presidency of Donald Trump. The strike group entered the South China Sea after training off Hawaii and Guam and operations in the Philippine Sea. Carrier Strike Group 1 is expected to sail near China's artificial islands in the disputed Spratlys, and possibly the Paracel Islands, where ...

World Media Japan, US, ROK should work to raise global pressure on North Korea
Author: 0 Japan, US, ROK should work to raise global pressure on North Korea

Earlier this month, North Korea tested an intermediate-range ballistic missile, after two nuclear tests and 24 missile launches previous year, in spite of objections from Beijing , the North's main ally and major trading partner. "China has always condemned the missile tests", said Zhang Liangui, from Beijing's Central Party School. That appeal came after an emergency meeting in NY called by the United States, Japan and South Korea.

World Media DHS head Kelly: Trump is preparing a new 'streamlined' immigration ban
Author: 0 DHS head Kelly: Trump is preparing a new 'streamlined' immigration ban

It also excluded all refugees for 120 days, except those from Syria, who were banned indefinitely. One significant change, immigrant rights activists note, is the Trump administration's definition of who is a "criminal". Mr Kelly said: "The President is contemplating releasing a tighter, more streamlined version of the first order". The Homeland Security Department has drafted sweeping new guidelines aimed at aggressively detaining and deporting immigrants living in the US illegally, ...

Author: 0 Iraqi forces capture last villages before Mosul airport

Iraqi planes dropped millions of leaflets on the western side of Mosul on Saturday warning residents that the battle to dislodge ISIS was imminent as troops began moving in their direction. The Islamic State group has put up stiff resistance to defend Mosul, the city where its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi proclaimed a "caliphate" straddling Iraq and Syria in 2014.

Author: 0 At Florida rally, Trump returns to campaign tactics, media criticisms

Huber was born in Hicksville and in 1987 moved to Ronkonkoma, where he lived for 17 years. And although Trump told the crowd that our nation must "ignore the exhausted echoes of yesterday's fights", Trump returned to the campaign that ended with his election to the nation's highest office.

World Media North Queensland shark attack victim still critical following emergency surgery on leg
Author: 0 North Queensland shark attack victim still critical following emergency surgery on leg

A GoFundMe page has been set up to help Dickson with his recovery. "The initial actions by three friends have definitely saved his life. because he was losing so much blood", he said. A spokeswoman for the Queensland Ambulance Service told ABC that the man was in a critical condition. It is believed that he was bitten by a bull shark or a tiger shark with local media reporting that swimmers nearby witnessed the terrifying attack.

World Media Barack Obama Ranked 12th Best President
Author: 0 Barack Obama Ranked 12th Best President

The survey is based on 10 leadership qualities, each of which has its own individual presidential ranking: public persuasion, crisis leadership, economic management, moral authority, worldwide relations, administrative skills, relations with Congress, vision/setting an agenda, pursued equal justice for all and performance within context of times.

World Media Alexander Acosta announced as Trump's latest Labour Secretary pick
Author: 0 Alexander Acosta announced as Trump's latest Labour Secretary pick

Bush. The only confirmation question I would have is why wasn't the confirmable Acosta nominated in the first place, instead of Puzder? Trump said Acosta, a Florida law school dean, "has had a tremendous career". Acosta, if confirmed, would be the first Hispanic in the Trump cabinet. Decades ago, Puzder's ex-wife, Lisa Fierstein, brought abuse charges against him, which she later dropped.

World Media Irish woman charged with the alleged murder of her fiance in Padstow
Author: 0 Irish woman charged with the alleged murder of her fiance in Padstow

The woman was charged on Saturday afternoon with murder and was refused bail to face Parramatta Local Court on Sunday. New South Wales Police Force is working with the Irish Consulate in Sydney. Paramedics arrived to find the man in critical condition, but he died at the scene. A crime scene has been established which will be examined by specialist forensic officers.

World Media Pedro Pascal cried after painful fight training for The Great Wall
Author: 0 Pedro Pascal cried after painful fight training for The Great Wall

And oh, what monsters. But The Great Wall struggles mightily to transcend its two-dimensional storyline, a tiresome roteness not much helped by its zoological villains. It's hard to determine what kind of accent Damon was going for here - it's an ever-changing concoction of British, Scottish, Irish and original-recipe Damon - but he seems out of place.

World Media Samsung chief Lee Jae-yong arrested in corruption investigation
Author: 0 Samsung chief Lee Jae-yong arrested in corruption investigation

The charges are part of a larger corruption investigation, which alleges South Korea's President Park extorted almost $70 million from big business. Like Park, Lee and Samsung deny any wrongdoing in this case. Lee is reportedly now in custody at a detention center in Seoul. The leader of Samsung , the South Korean-based tech conglomerate, was arrested Friday for allegedly bribing a government confidante so he could permanently take over the company.

World Media Rooney will leave Man United, Scholes believes
Author: 0 Rooney will leave Man United, Scholes believes

Rooney has made a total of 29 appearances across all competitions this season, although many have come from the bench and in cup games. Although he's more than well aware that catching Chelsea is beyond reach, he goes on to add that United are now playing as well as any of the other clubs in the league.

World Media Brewery offers paid 'paw-ternity' leave to employees with new dogs
Author: 0 Brewery offers paid 'paw-ternity' leave to employees with new dogs

The Scottish brewery is giving one paid week of puppy leave for all BrewDog employees, including those who'll be at the new American brewery in Columbus, Ohio. Since then, those guys, co-founders Watt and Martin Dickie, have created a dog-friendly atmosphere at the Scotland brewery. DogBrew said the week of leave will ensure dog owners can accompany puppies as they get adapted to their new surroundings.

World Media Train Derails in Belgium: Dozens Injured, Casualties Feared
Author: 0 Train Derails in Belgium: Dozens Injured, Casualties Feared

Belga added that the person who died was not on board the train but gave no other details. According to Leuven fire department, two persons are said to be critically injured. Authorities launched an investigation into the cause of the derailing, which was not immediately known. Services between Leuven and Brussels have been suspended, including some trains heading to the airport.

Author: 0 Scuffles at Paris protest against alleged police brutality

The protests had been mostly in the suburbs in recent weeks, but erupted in Paris as more people joined in to show their disgust at the alleged police abuse. Police deny the rape allegations. At least 266 people have been arrested since the outbreak of the riots on February 4. A shop was also looted and windows were smashed.

World Media Jackman sheds a tear for end of 'Wolverine' franchise
Author: 0 Jackman sheds a tear for end of 'Wolverine' franchise

Mangold says, "I think Dafne is incredible in the film and I would love to see another film about that character and that's certainly something I'd be involved in". Logan is, by all accounts, the end of an era. We see him punching the clock ferrying drunk girls to bachelorette parties and other menial assignments well below his super-powered skill set.

World Media Spanish princess not guilty in fraud case
Author: 0 Spanish princess not guilty in fraud case

She took the stand in her defense in March 2016, saying she "didn't concern herself" with her husband's business affairs. Miquel Roca, a lawyer with Cristina's defence team, said that the princess was "satisfied for the acknowledgement of her innocence" but that she was still convinced that her husband was not guilty.

World Media Former Alabama running back Trent Richardson arrested in Hoover
Author: 0 Former Alabama running back Trent Richardson arrested in Hoover

The former Colts and Browns tailback was in an argument with an unidentified adult female that according to police led to scratches and bruising on her face. His professional career never really panned out. He'd only play two games for Cleveland in 2013 before being traded to the Colts in 2014. After a strong rookie season where he rushed for 950 yards and 11 touchdowns.

World Media Boeing workers reject union in SC
Author: 0 Boeing workers reject union in SC

He is expected to spend the rest of the weekend at Mar-A-Lago. Many economists say that limited unionization has helped the recovery along. Southern states for decades have recruited manufacturers by promising freedom from the influences of labor unions, which except for some textile mills have been historically rejected by workers as collective action culturally foreign to a South built around family farms, said Jeffrey Hirsch, a law professor who specializes in labor relations at the ...

World Media Bray Wyatt defends title against John Cena, AJ Styles
Author: 0 Bray Wyatt defends title against John Cena, AJ Styles

The logical choice to insert into this match would be none other than Luke Harper. Newly crowned WWE Champion Bray Wyatt defended his title Tuesday on Smackdown Live against former champs John Cena and AJ Styles. Rob Wolkenbrod of Daily DDT agreed with this, stating that the idea of anyone else winning the Battle Royal doesn't make any logical sense - and it's not even close.

World Media Samsung heir facing South Korea arrest
Author: 0 Samsung heir facing South Korea arrest

With Lee facing a formal arrest, the group's Future Strategy Office, which supervises Samsung's groupwide business decisions, is expected to play a key role in making decisions. The trappings of the scandal have garnered global attention for their freakish details: Choi claims to be channeling the spirit of Park's dead mother and allegedly is the power behind the throne.

World Media Assad creates refugees, endorses Trump ban turning them away
Author: 0 Assad creates refugees, endorses Trump ban turning them away

This did not stop Syria's contested dictator from telling French channel TF1 on Tuesday that Trump's travel ban is "not against the Syrian people". Outgoing Hollande maintained former President Nikolas Sarkozy's position to support Syria's 2011 uprising against the Assad family rule.