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Author: 0 Maryland Attorney General says voting disclosure is barred by law

Mississippi's Republican Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann said last week that he had not yet received the letter, but said the commission should "jump in the Gulf of Mexico". "To people on the left, this is simply not a credible commission". The request came in a letter from commission vice-chair and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach .

World Media Iran, China, France sign 4.8 billion Dollars gas deal
Author: 0 Iran, China, France sign 4.8 billion Dollars gas deal

The deal, worth $4.8 billion, was signed in Tehran by the National Iranian Oil Company Managing Director Ali Kardor, Total Chief Executive Officer Patrick Pouyanne and executives of China National Petroleum Corporation and Petropars , the French company's partners in the South Pars project.

World Media Pope sends his sympathy for baby Charlie
Author: 0 Pope sends his sympathy for baby Charlie

The baby, who suffers from a rare genetic condition and has brain damage, is being cared for at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). Despite the grim diagnosis, Charlie's parents raised over $1 million to move him to the US for treatment, but the European Court of Human Rights ruled against them on Wednesday and will not permit them to treat their son.

Author: 0 Aston Villa unveil John Terry

Aston Villa are already firm favourites to win promotion back to the Premier League next season, with Terry's arrival now sure to boost optimism at Villa Park that a big campaign is in store. "Steve being Steve has persuaded me to come, and I am delighted because I still wanted to keep my playing, my hunger is still there at 36". The key to Terry's decision to join Villa is his high regard for Bruce and Steve Round.

Author: 0 Russian Federation shows it's ready for the 2018 World Cup

With considerably less worldwide focus and pressure than comes with a World Cup , football's global governing body, as well as the eight competing squads, are also able to use the Confeds to gain a better understanding of where they themselves stand ahead of the sport's global showpiece a year later.

World Media Gunmen Open Fire on Crowd Outside of French Mosque
Author: 0 Gunmen Open Fire on Crowd Outside of French Mosque

According to witness accounts, at least two armed men got out of a auto around 10.30pm on Sunday near the Arrahma mosque and opened fire. A nearby flat, where a family-of-four were staying, was hit by "shrapnel". "There were four individuals, only two of them, who were seated in the back, stepped out and started shooting at everyone", the witness said. The shooting on Sunday night came just days after a man attempted Thursday to go in the vehicle on the faithful of the mosque of Créteil, ...

World Media Women in WH Earn 80 Cents on the Dollar Compared to Men
Author: 0 Women in WH Earn 80 Cents on the Dollar Compared to Men

The difference in pay between men and women at the White House is wider than the national average. One point to consider is whether the White House might work a bit more effectively if it had, say, a few more assistants for legislative affairs attempting to coordinate with Capitol Hill.

World Media Former Wisconsin standout Sam Dekker traded to LA Clippers
Author: 0 Former Wisconsin standout Sam Dekker traded to LA Clippers

Eaves further reported that the relationship truly broke down after Rivers nixed a deal that would've sent his son, Paul Pierce, and Jamal Crawford, to the Knicks for Carmelo Anthony and Sasha Vujacic last season. So the Rockets succeeded in giving up three good players and a first-round pick for an old point guard. Although none of these players are quite complete, Mbah a Moute doesn't have much of an offensive game, and Johnson's ceiling is not very high at this point in his career, ...

World Media Shavon Randle: Amber Alert teen found dead in Dallas
Author: 0 Shavon Randle: Amber Alert teen found dead in Dallas

Early Sunday morning, FBI investigators confirmed the death of 13-year-old Shavon Randle, the Lancaster girl at the center of a recent Amber Alert. "We didn't have the positive result we're looking for, but we've been able to let Shavon's family know we located her", FBI Special Agent Eric Jackson told the Houston Chronicle .

World Media Former Israeli Prime Minister released from prison
Author: 0 Former Israeli Prime Minister released from prison

Olmert was sentenced to 27 months in prison apart from the initial 6 years to 18 months. Shin Bet officials arrived to pick Olmert up from the prison gates and took him to his home in Tel Aviv. Olmert was convicted in 2014 in a wide-ranging case that accused him of accepting bribes to promote a real-estate project in Jerusalem and obstructing justice.

Author: 0 French and West African presidents launch Sahel force

With its command based in Mali, the joint force will serve as back-up to the French Operation Barkhane, which is cracking down on the jihadists in the Sahel, and the UN Mission in Mali (MINUSMA). France launched an intervention in Mali in 2013 to chase out fighters linked to al-Qaeda who had overtaken key northern cities. The violence has spilled over into neighbouring countries in West Africa's arid Sahel region and Paris has deployed thousands of French troops to combat Islamists under a ...

Author: 0 Nene, Rockets finally come to terms on new deal

After thinking he was locked up for an extra $4 million and another year, Nene was understandably upset when things broke down. After the Rockets' trade for Chris Paul depleted their bench depth, he'll serve as a valuable backup to starting center Clint Capela.

World Media Trump 'Is Going To Get Somebody Killed In The Media — CNN Commentator
Author: 0 Trump 'Is Going To Get Somebody Killed In The Media — CNN Commentator

A White House aide insisted the tweet should not send a chill across the media landscape. It is the latest in Mr Trump's ongoing row with the mainstream media and what he describes as "fake news". Donald Trump was criticized by members of both parties over his tweets this week, but it appears the US president has defiantly made a decision to push the boundaries further.

World Media Mayor: Club where shooting happened to shutdown
Author: 0 Mayor: Club where shooting happened to shutdown

Buckner added that off-duty police officers who had been working as security at the venue had stopped at least one attendee from entering the club with a weapon, but that it was believed that others carrying weapons had been able to enter. Dozens of people were injured after a gunman opened fire in a nightclub in the US. Stodola promises that more information will be released this afternoon.

World Media Concern in Donegal at British withdrawal from fisheries convention
Author: 0 Concern in Donegal at British withdrawal from fisheries convention

The 1964 agreement, signed before the United Kingdom joined the European Common Market in 1973, allows boats from Britain, France, Belgium, Ireland , Germany and Holland to fish up to 12 miles from each other's coasts. The UK fishing industry was made up of more than 6,000 vessels in 2015, catching 708,000 tonnes of fish. The interest of the remaining 27 countries will be the EU's priority in negotiations on fishing policy, he said.

World Media In Symbolic Victory, Iraqi Forces Capture Historic Mosul Mosque From ISIS
Author: 0 In Symbolic Victory, Iraqi Forces Capture Historic Mosul Mosque From ISIS

It had survived the Mongols, the Ottomans and the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq, but now the leaning minaret of Mosul's Grand al-Nuri Mosque is nothing but a pile of rubble after its destruction at the hands of Isis. Brigadier General Yahya Rasul, spokesman for the Iraqi Joint Special Operations Command, told Sputnik Arabic that Daesh militants now control just half of Mosul's Old City.

World Media China's 'heaviest rocket' Long March-5 Y2 fails post lift-off
Author: 0 China's 'heaviest rocket' Long March-5 Y2 fails post lift-off

An anomaly occurred during the Y2 flight of the rocket, which blasted off at 7:23 p.m. from Wenchang Space Launch Center in southern province of Hainan. It is not yet clear what caused the rocket to fail. The launch was the final scheduled test for the Long March-5 series before it will send the Chang'e-5 lunar probe into space in the second half of the year.

World Media Pa. man charged with murder in road rage shooting of teen
Author: 0 Pa. man charged with murder in road rage shooting of teen

Following Roberson's death, Desper took off "like a bat out of hell", according to Hogan, who said police tracked the suspect fleeing the state across the DE border before he turned himself in this morning at around 2 a.m. Desper had a permit for the gun, which he bought in November 2015, authorities said. David Desper, 28, is facing several charges, including first-degree murder, in the road rage killing of an 18-year-old woman.

World Media 18 people killed as auto bombers strike Damascus
Author: 0 18 people killed as auto bombers strike Damascus

At least 20 people are dead after a suicide auto bomb attack in the Syrian Capital of Damascus Sunday morning. These attacks come as the government's Syrian Army resumes its offensive in the northeastern suburbs, aiming to reclaim rebel-controlled Jobar and Ayn Tarma.

World Media To replace Obamacare, GOP tries a meaner version of Obamacare
Author: 0 To replace Obamacare, GOP tries a meaner version of Obamacare

Preserves insurance coverage of pre-existing conditions but allows states to eliminate the requirement insurers cover essential medical needs such as mental health treatment, maternity care and emergency room services. Some Republicans dismiss worries about timing. "It affects every American and every American family and the big picture is if you want a government run health care system that the Democrats favor or do you want a more patient centered, free market oriented health care system ...

World Media Donald Trump, once again, insults 'Morning Joe' co-host Mika Brzezinski
Author: 0 Donald Trump, once again, insults 'Morning Joe' co-host Mika Brzezinski

Brzezinski also said that they received a call about the Enquirer story - actually she said "three people at the very top of the administration" were calling her to urge her and Scarborough to apologize to the president. On Twitter , Trump responded by saying that Scarborough had called him to stop the publication of the National Enquirer article and that he said no.

World Media Remains of missing Los Angeles-area boy found near lake
Author: 0 Remains of missing Los Angeles-area boy found near lake

Prosecutors believe Andressian killed the boy after an outing to Disneyland, possibly out of bitterness over a pending divorce. Sheriff's investigators and deputies escort Aramazd Andressian Sr.as he arrives at Long Beach Airport from Las Vegas on Friday June 30, 2017 to face court proceedings after he was charged with the murder of his son, Aramazd Andressian Jr.

World Media 2 civilians, 2 militants killed in Anantnag gunfight
Author: 0 2 civilians, 2 militants killed in Anantnag gunfight

A woman wounded in yesterday's cross-firing between security forces and militants succumbed to injuries on Saturday. Lashkari and his associate, a Pakistani LeT militant Abu Maaz, were killed after a four-hour-long gunfight in south Kashmir's Anantnag district, that ended in police finally blasting the house where the militants were hiding, in Brenthi Batapora village.

World Media Jagga Jasoos Movie Preview
Author: 0 Jagga Jasoos Movie Preview

Meanwhile, in the trailer Ranbir Kapoor is looking very cute and dashing, his clean shaved face is putting behind those beard actors and the movie is said to be an awesome movie for children as well as Family. However, Ranbir rubbished the reports during an interview to NDTV and said, "Katrina and I have an unbelievable creative partnership". After watching the film, I called him and said that it's such a boring film! In an interesting twist of events, filmmaker Anurag Basu has ...

World Media Thousands Protest For Democracy As Beijing Issues Strong Warning To Hong Kong
Author: 0 Thousands Protest For Democracy As Beijing Issues Strong Warning To Hong Kong

In his speech, Xi said any threat to China's sovereignty and security or to the power of the central government "crosses the red line and is absolutely impermissible". It has also coincided with the inauguration of new chief executive Carrie Lam, who is seen by detractors as a puppet to Beijing. Mr Xi said it was all about ensuring stability and prosperity.

World Media Mizuho Reiterates Buy Rating for Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (CRZO)
Author: 0 Mizuho Reiterates Buy Rating for Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (CRZO)

The oil and gas producer reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.13 by $0.05. Its revenue totaled $147.15 million down -10.48% from the previous quarter. Corporate insiders own 6.00% of the company's stock. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink .

World Media NWS warns of slight risk for severe weather this afternoon
Author: 0 NWS warns of slight risk for severe weather this afternoon

Damaging winds will cause some trees and large branches to fall. Thunderstorms are expected to redevelop along old outflow boundaries or re-intensify during the day Saturday . The severe chance is just a bit higher Saturday because of the approaching cold front . We have almost a carbon copy of yesterday again today with a mainly dry start, then another round of scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.