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World Media A Day After Alexandria Shooting, More Questions, Few Answers
Author: 0 A Day After Alexandria Shooting, More Questions, Few Answers

Bush and called for "voting all Republicans out of office". His wife said she learned about the shootings Wednesday from a television reporter. He was also a volunterr for Sen. But the shooting, which left four wounded, may prove to be a test for Sanders' progressive movement "and a moment for liberals to figure out how to balance anger at Mr.

World Media Israeli PM says work begun on new West Bank settlement
Author: 0 Israeli PM says work begun on new West Bank settlement

McMaster on the Middle East issue. The new settlement, known as Amichai, is being built to house about 300 hardline residents of the illegal West Bank Jewish outpost of Amona who were evicted by police in February after a court ruled their houses were on privately owned Palestinian land.

World Media LSU moves to elimination bracket after 13-1 loss to Oregon State
Author: 0 LSU moves to elimination bracket after 13-1 loss to Oregon State

Bryce Fehmel allowed just two hits through eight innings and #1 ranked Oregon State took advantage of eleven walks by LSU pitchers in taking a 13-1 win over the #4 seeded Tigers , sending LSU into the loser's bracket. Meanwhile, Fehmel continued his postseason resurrection. Florida State's dugout was a bit deflated after the Seminoles gave up three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to have a two-run lead against Cal State Fullerton turn into a one-run deficit.

World Media Russian Federation will now view United States aircraft as targets in Syria
Author: 0 Russian Federation will now view United States aircraft as targets in Syria

Russian Federation on Monday warned it would track US-led coalition aircraft in Syria as potential "targets" and halted a military hotline with Washington after USA forces downed a Syrian jet. "Any flying objects, including planes and drones of the worldwide coalition, discovered west of the Euphrates river will be tracked as aerial targets by Russia's air defences on and above ground", it warned.

World Media Trump meets Poroshenko for brief 'drop-in' visit
Author: 0 Trump meets Poroshenko for brief 'drop-in' visit

Trump sat down in the Oval Office with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko for talks that were officially called a drop-by visit after the Ukrainian leader's separate session with Vice President Mike Pence . Despite the lack of substance from the Trump meeting, Poroshenko will likely see it as a victory. "We believe that that is a part of Ukraine", Spicer said.

World Media Iran claims its missiles hit IS targets in Syria
Author: 0 Iran claims its missiles hit IS targets in Syria

Nobakht further underlined that Iran's military clout is non-negotiable and that the country's nuclear deal of 2015 does not restrict its missile program. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which tracks Syria's war, said government forces expanded their presence in Raqqa province by capturing from IS the town of Rasafa.

Author: 0 McConnell says GOP getting ready for Senate health care vote

Sen. Richard Burr, R-North Carolina, asked if there will be a vote next week said , "I believe the majority leader when he says there's going to be one". If there is one dramatic difference on the GOP health care bill, it is the absence of public committee hearings on various GOP proposals. Senate Republicans are refusing to hold hearings on #Trumpcare .

World Media Downed Syrian Fighter was Pentagon's First Air-To-Air Kill In 18 Years
Author: 0 Downed Syrian Fighter was Pentagon's First Air-To-Air Kill In 18 Years

Russia's Defense Ministry on Monday said it ended the agreement "preventing incidents and providing for safe flights during operations in Syria ". Updated at 8:51 a.m. The plane was shot down was near Tabqa, a Syrian town in an area that has been a week-long focus of fighting against IS militants by the SDF as they surround the city of Raqqa and attempt to retake it.

World Media White House discussing moving Spicer to senior communications role
Author: 0 White House discussing moving Spicer to senior communications role

Spicer and Sanders have since shifted to a rate of once every three days, with briefings also becoming shorter. Spicer has been a frequent source of criticism for his performance at the White House lectern during daily news briefings, although President Donald Trump has stood by him through a variety of controversies.

World Media Asia Briefs: India to roll out GST on July 1
Author: 0 Asia Briefs: India to roll out GST on July 1

Though the new system will be in effect from July 1, businesses have been given time until September 5 to file returns for July. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said a strict GST filing timetable will apply from September. Both the government and the industry alike have put in stupendous efforts towards the implementation of GST at their respective organisational levels.

World Media Malaysian among 4 foreign inmates who escape from Bali jail
Author: 0 Malaysian among 4 foreign inmates who escape from Bali jail

Davidson had two months left of jail time to serve, Reuters reports . Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the alleged ringleaders, were executed by firing squad in April 2015 despite pleas for mercy from their families, who said the two men had been "fully rehabilitated" after nearly a decade in prison.

World Media 4 foreign inmates break out of Bali jail using tunnel
Author: 0 4 foreign inmates break out of Bali jail using tunnel

Four foreign inmates have escaped from Bali's Kerobokan Prison, one of them being an Australian man. Davidson had just two months and 15 days left to serve of his sentence for immigration offences after he was caught in April past year for using another man's passport on the popular tourist island.

Author: 0 Mueller expands special counsel office, hires 13 lawyers

The lawyer for the president's son-in-law and close adviser said there was nothing surprising about the Post's report . At least 13 lawyers have joined a legal team led by special counsel Mueller to tackle the Russian Federation investigation, according to spokesman Peter Carr.

World Media Back to the Cold War
Author: 0 Back to the Cold War

A new Cuba was now a possibility . He added that Trump's decision "is about USA national interests but also about the interests of humanity - these poor people". The president claimed that he would seek a "better deal" and refuse to lift the embargo on Cuba until: (1) the Castro regime was no longer in power, (2) free and fair elections had occurred, (3) all political prisoners had been freed, and (4) all political parties were legally permitted.

World Media Nursultan Nazarbayev condoles on death of Helmut Kohl
Author: 0 Nursultan Nazarbayev condoles on death of Helmut Kohl

Merkel, Germany's incumbent chancellor who grew up in communist East Germany before being appointed by Kohl to her first ministerial post, said he "changed my own life path decisively" by reuniting Germany. " Helmut Kohl was a great German and a great European". "He stood fast to the dream and aim of a united Germany even as others hesitated", she said in a televised statement from Rome.

World Media Iran retaliates to ISIS attacks, warns reactionary countries
Author: 0 Iran retaliates to ISIS attacks, warns reactionary countries

The attack was carried out in the final hours of Sunday, when six mid-range ballistic missiles were fired from the Islamic Revolution Guards Corp bases in the western provinces of Kordestan and Kermanshah. Said Sharif. "Obviously and clearly, some reactionary countries of the region, especially Saudi Arabia , had announced that they are trying to bring insecurity into Iran".

World Media Washington tunes in for Congressional Baseball Game
Author: 0 Washington tunes in for Congressional Baseball Game

Mr Scalise , a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist were wounded on Wednesday when a man identified as James Hodgkinson, 66, from the St Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois, opened fire on the lawmakers as they practiced for an annual charity baseball game between Republicans and Democrats.

Author: 0 Ryan says Trump should let Mueller do his job

Senators on Tuesday questioned both Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on how the inquiry is being handled. Attorney General Jeff Sessions who recused himself from participating in the Russian Federation probe, and as a result, Rosenstein is now the highest-ranking official at the Justice Department overseeing Mueller's Russian Federation probe.

Author: 0 Sinn Fein says will oppose any deal that undermines peace deal

An announcement on an agreement may not come until next week as it is thought it will be delayed as a result of the Grenfell Tower tragedy. Sinn Fein's Northern Ireland leader Michelle O'Neill (left), Sinn Fein's party president Gerry Adams after talks at 10 Downing Street , London.

World Media Sheriff says OH man is suspect in 5 slayings
Author: 0 Sheriff says OH man is suspect in 5 slayings

Authorities have not released Taylor and Kylie's cause of death at this time. George Brinkman, Jr. was charged Wednesday with three counts of aggravated murder, three counts of kidnapping and one count of tampering with evidence by the North Royalton Police Department.

World Media 'Cars 3' motors past 'Wonder Woman' to No. 1 box office spot
Author: 0 'Cars 3' motors past 'Wonder Woman' to No. 1 box office spot

That puts the film on pace to beat the $325.1 million domestic total made by " Suicide Squad " previous year. A budget for " Cars 3 " wasn't disclosed. After ten days, the $190 million Mummy has possessed a meek $56.5 million domestically and is heading for a disastrous final haul of $75 million. But while the movie continues to fare poorly in North America, the first in Universal's Dark Universe series has already earned $239 million internationally, bringing the movie's worldwide total ...

Author: 0 Led coalition shoots down Syrian warplane

The U.S. -led coalition shot down a Syrian warplane over Syria's northern city of Raqqa on Sunday, the Syrian army said in a statement. Downing the Syrian warplane comes as the Syrian army is advancing against IS in the southern and western countryside of Raqqa, while the USA -backed Syrian Democratic Forces ( SDF ) are fighting IS inside Raqqa, the de facto capital of IS.

Author: 0 With expansion draft looming, will Blues lose a key contributor?

How will Vegas' moves continue to impact the rest of the National Hockey League? "We expect to put a good, entertaining club on the ice". The Flames solidified their goaltending situation by getting the 35-year-old Smith from the Coyotes for a conditional pick and a prospect , taking advantage of their ability to protect a goalie that most other teams in the market didn't have the luxury of doing.

Author: 0 U.S. opts out of G7 pledge stating Paris climate accord is 'irreversible'

German publication Der Spiegel had reported on a call between the two leaders last week, saying Trudeau wondered about the potential downside of striking mentions of the accord from the communique so as not to further provoke Trump. McKenna said she told Pruitt that Canada won't support that either. McKenna said the Paris agreement could create economic opportunities worth "in the tens of trillions of dollars".

World Media Ballfield shooter carried names of 3 lawmakers
Author: 0 Ballfield shooter carried names of 3 lawmakers

A source said investigators are not sure of the significance of the names and it is not clear whether this was a list of people the attacker was targeting. The shooter was an IL man, James Hodgkinson, who had lashed out against US President Donald Trump and Republicans over social media. Hodgkinson was killed in an encounter with police who responded to the scene Wednesday morning.

Author: 0 Divorce bill focus of Brexit talks on Monday

In practice, UK sources say there is no prospect of Britain signing any cheques until the details of the future EU-UK relationship and transitional arrangements are worked out. Also high on the agenda will be the position of Northern Ireland and its border with the Republic. Barnier, the EU's chief negotiator, said there was no desire to punish the United Kingdom but "its accounts must be settled".

World Media 62 dead in central Portugal wildfires; many killed in cars
Author: 0 62 dead in central Portugal wildfires; many killed in cars

Many of those killed died while trapped in their cars as the blaze engulfed a road in the Pedrogao Grande area. Images are coming out of Portugal of the aftermath of a fire that scorched a forested area in the center of the country over the weekend, leaving at least 61 dead, according to a spokesperson at Portugal's interior ministry.

Author: 0 La Republique En Marche Party Leading in 2nd Parliamentary Elections Round

With its allies from MoDem centrist party, it is represented by 360 lawmakers, sparing the need to rely on other movements to pass legislation on labour codes, cut public expenditure by billions of euros, raise taxes on consumption and wealthy pensioners and invest more in training and innovative sectors.

World Media Schiff says firing Mueller would echo Watergate
Author: 0 Schiff says firing Mueller would echo Watergate

According to the regulations , Rosenstein could only remove Mueller "for misconduct, dereliction of duty, incapacity, conflict of interest, or for other good cause, including violation of Departmental policies". Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii. Speculation about whether Mueller would be removed was sparked on Monday after a friend of the president, Christopher Ruddy, the CEO of Newsmax Media, said during an interview on PBS NewsHour that he thought Trump is "considering perhaps terminating ...

Author: 0 Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

The Warriors made one of the great playoff runs of all time to win the title . And he looks forward to the nice payday. The growing up of the Thunder has been one of the NBA's great stories in recent years , the Warrior's buying another championship and Kevin Durant selling out for one, is the worst story in recent years .

World Media Srikanth in final, Prannoy's fight ends at Indonesia Open
Author: 0 Srikanth in final, Prannoy's fight ends at Indonesia Open

In a gruelling last-four contest that lasted for 73 minutes, Srikanth defeated the second-seed 21-15, 14-21, 24-22 to set up the summit clash against Japan's Kazumasa Sakai . However, the Indian came back again and took the lead which Sakai, holding on is nerves in the final stages, won the game 21-18 to seal the final berth.

World Media Britain, EU to begin Brexit negotiations on Monday
Author: 0 Britain, EU to begin Brexit negotiations on Monday

The Conservatives have 317 MPs while the DUP have 10. Her Conservative Party called such an arrangement "necessary" in its election manifesto. "We want to see a Brexit that works for everybody, not just in Northern Ireland from my perspective but in the Republic of Ireland as well, so it is about a sensible Brexit", Foster told reporters.