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World Media Trump urges Tillerson to improve relations with Moscow
Author: 0 Trump urges Tillerson to improve relations with Moscow

Greenpeace protesters are making their mark in the capital ahead of today's visit by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson . Despite Trump's efforts, people in his inner circle continue with their Russophobic rhetoric. "I really am not involved in any of these other issues". 'The president has his own unique ways of communicating with the American people, and the world, ' Tillerson said.

Author: 0 New search underway near home of London Bridge attackers

Scotland Yard said Butt was known to police two years ago but with no intelligence suggesting an attack. Redouane claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan. Police said they had to prioritize resources on suspects who were believed to be preparing an attack or providing active support for one.

Author: 0 London Bridge attackers named as pre-election heat rises

Police have said Saturday's attack involved three men who were inside a van that struck pedestrians on London Bridge , then got out and stabbed numerous people at a nearby market area before being shot dead by police. During the attack, seven people were killed and dozens more were wounded. O'Leary was one of 13 people arrested after Saturday's attacks. A 45-year-old French tourist who was thrown into the River Thames after being hit by the terrorists speeding van during the London ...

World Media GM shareholders reject proposal to split stock in two
Author: 0 GM shareholders reject proposal to split stock in two

According to preliminary voting results from GM's AGM today, the vehicle giant's board nominees were elected "with between 84 and 99 per cent of the votes cast", while the dual-class stock proposal was defeated with "more than 91 per cent of votes cast against the proposal, or 96 per cent excluding Greenlight's shares".

World Media Friend, family say Paris suspect not radical
Author: 0 Friend, family say Paris suspect not radical

The University of Lorraine's president, Pierre Mutzenhardt, told France Bleu radio that Ikken had been working on a thesis about North African media since 2014. The policeman's colleague opened fire on the man, hitting him in the chest in panicked scenes around the Gothic cathedral that is one of France's most visited tourist attractions.

Author: 0 Tory lead slashed to record low of three points

According to this latest constituency-by-constituency modelling by YouGov just nine days before the general election , rather than increase the comfortable 17 seat majority she enjoyed, Theresa May is now looking at the humiliating prospect of losing 20 of the 330 seats Conservatives hold and the Labour Party could gain almost 30 seats.

World Media France Says Notre Dame Attack
Author: 0 France Says Notre Dame Attack "Isolated Act"

No group has immediately claimed responsibility, but police searching the attacker's residence found a declaration of allegiance to ISIS . French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb says the attacker cried "it's for Syria" as he went after officers patrolling an esplanade in front of the famous landmark.

World Media Kremlin denies report of voting software hacking
Author: 0 Kremlin denies report of voting software hacking

In the US Congress, a survey of alleged Russian interference in the last presidential election, won by Donald Trump, is under way, while the press in the northern country refers to alleged evidence of that practice. The indictment against victor alleges she "printed and improperly removed" classified intelligence reporting that was dated "on or about May 5, 2017".

World Media Former homeless shelter worker among London Bridge terror attack victims
Author: 0 Former homeless shelter worker among London Bridge terror attack victims

An Italian prosecutor says Zaghba told authorities after being stopped past year at Bologna's airport that he "wanted to be a terrorist", but then quickly corrected himself. Questions have emerged about the possible lack of response or action from authorities following reports of Butt's radicalization. Redouane had not aroused any suspicions.

Author: 0 MIT says Donald Trump totally misunderstood its climate science

Top Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway says the question should be put to Trump himself. "I think the rest of the world would like to tell us how to manage our own environment and I think that anybody in America can tell you that we're best to decide what America should do".

World Media Philippines asks social media to remove militant video
Author: 0 Philippines asks social media to remove militant video

Troops fighting to retake the southern city of Marawi have found the equivalent of US$1.6 million in a house used by pro-Daesh militants, the military said Tuesday, Turkey's Anadolu Agency (AA) reported . Speaking before the military in Cotabato City, Duterte said that they're fighting a rebellion he meant to win. The recovered money and checks were turned-over for safekeeping of proper authorities until appropriate investigation is conducted and proper identification of owner is established.

World Media Pittsburgh, graduate transfer at odds over move to UNC
Author: 0 Pittsburgh, graduate transfer at odds over move to UNC

Gil Johnson said he will continue to fight the ruling. On the court, Johnson proved himself as a valued contributor last season in coach Kevin Stallings' first year at Pitt. Unfortunately, Pitt has continued to try and block my wish to attend North Carolina. My name is Cameron Johnson and I am a proud graduate of the University of Pittsburgh.

World Media While in Montreal, Obama has dinner with Trudeau
Author: 0 While in Montreal, Obama has dinner with Trudeau

Another woman in the crowd stood beside the stop light and said: "If he gets a red light, we'll be here to see him!" Obama then left the scene in his black SUV. He also expressed dismay that the USA has now abandoned the Paris Climate Accord Obama helped forge by getting longtime holdouts China and India to sign on.

World Media FedEx St. Jude Classic: Fantasy Expert Picks
Author: 0 FedEx St. Jude Classic: Fantasy Expert Picks

The incident was scary enough that Harrington initially thought his playing days were through. You'll probably need to go with some lesser-known names at the bottom of your lineup. Varner is also 28th in driving distance, which is key on a course that will require some long shots. He finished 2 a year ago, 3rd in 2015 and 19 in 2014.

World Media Man arrested at Heathrow airport over Manchester attack
Author: 0 Man arrested at Heathrow airport over Manchester attack

In this photo provided by Greater Manchester Police on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 . a holdall is photographed in connection with the May 22 attack at an Ariana Grande concert which killed 22 people as well as the bomber Salman Abedi , a Briton of Libyan descent.

World Media Trump criticizes London's mayor, again
Author: 0 Trump criticizes London's mayor, again

In London Mayor Sadiq Khan's first real jab at the president after Trump took Khan's post-terrorist-attack reassurances to Londoners out of context , he told Channel 4 news on Monday: "I don't think we should roll out the red carpet to the president of the U.S.

World Media Trump meets Palestine President, urges resumption of peace talks
Author: 0 Trump meets Palestine President, urges resumption of peace talks

President Donald Trump's first visit to Israel, breaking with the last eight years of chilled ties under the Obama administration. Trump's comments came before meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem as part of a two-day visit to Israel meant to jump-start the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and unite the Middle East in the fight against terrorism.

Author: 0 London attack: More detentions in hunt for accomplices

Saturday night's rampage at a popular nightlife hub around London Bridge by three men wearing fake suicide vests was the third deadly terror attack in Britain in less than three months and came only days before a general election. Gerard Vowls, 47, said he saw a woman repeatedly stabbed, and threw chairs, glasses and bottles at the attackers in a bid to stop them. A French citizen was among those killed, according to France's foreign minister.

Author: 0 Arab nations cut ties with Qatar, saying it backs terror

What you may not know is that viewed broadly, the various conflicts in the Middle East can be explained as a proxy war between the strongest Shia power, Iran, and the strongest Sunni power, Saudi Arabia. An Iranian official on Monday urged Qatar and its neighboring Gulf Arab nations to "engage in dialogue" over severed diplomatic ties. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman told his country's parliament the latest developments involving Qatar could herald a broad anti-terror alliance ...

World Media Trump promises unfulfilled by House GOP health bill
Author: 0 Trump promises unfulfilled by House GOP health bill

In a poll conducted May 12-14, 61 percent of independent voters said they approved of the expansion, and a plurality, or 45 percent, said any replacement bill should leave the provision in place. KODJAK: That's Mollyann Brodie , who runs Kaiser's public opinion research. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) lowered expectations last week when he said he didn't know how the Senate would get to 51 votes on health care and suggested that moving tax reform legislation could ...

Author: 0 Pittsburgh, City Trump Prefers to Paris, Plans to Go Green

EPA administrator Scott Pruitt spent a press briefing Friday dodging questions about whether President Trump believes in climate change . The two wrote a letter to Energy Secretary Rick Perry saying that maintaining the commitment to the agreement and to USA leadership on climate change will help protect future generations.

World Media British PM, rival face angry voters as election nears
Author: 0 British PM, rival face angry voters as election nears

Here are five key takeaways. YouGov pollster Wells said that if younger voters turned out on election day, then May could win a much smaller majority than initially predicted or even lose her majority."The alternative is that all those young Corbynistas will prove a mirage and that some polls still contain too numerous sort of young people who vote, with the end result being that the Conservatives win a large or landslide majority", he said.

World Media Israeli joy at Trump visit, but substance lacking
Author: 0 Israeli joy at Trump visit, but substance lacking

Palestinians in Bethlehem say they feel like they're living in a ghetto with it". This week Trump signed a $ 350 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia , making it one of the biggest arms deals in United States history. Netanyahu's praise for Trump and his policy realignment is significant in light of his strained relationship with President Barack Obama. A banner hung in the city said "the city of peace welcomes the man of peace" along with photos of Abbas and Trump.

Author: 0 Treatment Extends Life for Some With Advanced Prostate Cancer

A steering committee oversaw the study design, and an independent statistical center reviewed the results from all six clinical trials (findings from three of which are being presented at the ASCO Annual Meeting ). About half of the men diagnosed are suitable for hormone therapy, which blocks the action of male sex hormones. Lynparza modestly delayed the time until cancer worsened — 7 months versus 4 months for women given one of three commonly used chemotherapies.

Author: 0 Several US States, Cities Remain Committed To Paris Agreement

The 10 states that have signed onto the alliance include California, New York, Washington, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, Virginia, Oregon and Hawaii. The landmark agreement succeeded where past attempts failed because it allowed each country to set its own emission reduction targets and adopt its own strategies for reaching them.

Author: 0 Putin dismisses US claims about Trump, Russia and elections

A preview of NBC's interview with Putin was released to the media on Sunday. The Russian President also rejected accusations he and former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn had some professional dealings after both men were photographed together at an event prior to the election.

Author: 0 Kabul mayor says bomb caused damage 4 km away

The blast was caused by 1.5 tons of explosives hidden inside a tanker used to drain sewage reservoirs near the German Embassy compound. Nine Afghan security guards at the American embassy were among the dead. France, India, Turkey, Japan, the United Arab Emirates and Bulgaria similarly reported damage to their embassies, including shattered windows, as the blast drew an avalanche of global condemnation.

World Media Trump Not Expected To Block Comey's Senate Testimony
Author: 0 Trump Not Expected To Block Comey's Senate Testimony

Putin asked, before saying: "Have you all lost your senses?" Protesters assembled in Washington and other US cities on Saturday in a "March for Truth" to demand an independent investigation into alleged connections between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation.

World Media Social media rushes to define Trump's 'covfefe' tweet
Author: 0 Social media rushes to define Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

His comments came on the heels of the resignation of White House Communications Director Mike Dubke-who did not have a relationship with Trump prior to taking the post . A senior administration official said Kushner was keeping his head down and focusing on work after the foreign trip. The official said Kushner was eager to share what he knows with Congress and other investigators.

World Media Goldman's Venezuelan bond deal a 'cynically opportunist bet:' Fmr. Goldman managing director
Author: 0 Goldman's Venezuelan bond deal a 'cynically opportunist bet:' Fmr. Goldman managing director

Goldman confirmed the purchase Tuesday morning after the Wall Street Journal first reported it. "Given the unconstitutional nature of Nicolas Maduro's administration, its unwillingness to hold democratic elections and its systematic violation of human rights, I am dismayed that Goldman Sachs chose to enter this transaction with the Maduro regime", Borges wrote in a letter earlier this week.

Author: 0 Putin urges US business to help normalize Russia-US ties

Flynn", the Kremlin leader said through a translator. " You and I, you and I personally, have a much closer relationship than I had with Mr. Flynn ". According to NBC News, Flynn was paid $45,000 to speak at the event and was given the "seat of honour" next to Putin. Russia's hopes for better ties with President Donald Trump's administration have been dashed by the congressional and FBI investigations into the Trump campaign's ties with Russian Federation.

World Media ISIS claims Philippines casino attack, but doesn't give evidence
Author: 0 ISIS claims Philippines casino attack, but doesn't give evidence

But Philippine authorities insisted there was no evidence of terrorist links in the early Friday mayhem, which ended when the suspected gunman apparently killed himself while holed up in a hotel room. A security guard also suffered a gunshot wound after accidentally shooting himself, according to Dela Rosa. The gunman didn't appear to be firing at people, said PNP Chief Dela Rosa.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande returns to Manchester for massive charity concert

Assistant Chief Constable Garry Shewan of Greater Manchester police reminded the public that Britain's terror threat level was now at severe, which means that an attack is highly likely. "Everyone's joining in, everyone wants to sing out with one voice". While the city would have been forgiven for keeping a low profile in the following weeks the announcement of the #OneLoveManchester concert with Ariana Grande returning to headline showed a bravery from both Ariana and the city itself.

Author: 0 Kathy Griffin and lawyer to discuss Trump photo fallout

Mr Trump, his wife Melania and son Donald Jr, have publicly criticised the video . When asked if she thought the fact that her friend Anderson Cooper had called the photo "disgusting" was him using his own words or CNN's , Griffin broke down and then claimed that the whole outrage of the photo was just a distraction from the FBI investigation.