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World Media Chlorine-dunked chicken causes flap for potential UK-US trade pact
Author: 0 Chlorine-dunked chicken causes flap for potential UK-US trade pact

Britain supports the conclusion of the Trade in Services Agreement as soon as it is practicable, so as to build an worldwide framework for the global service sector and the wider knowledge-based economy, said the official. Remember; all worldwide commerce is good, even when it results in a trade deficit and the apparent destruction of local jobs by more competitive foreign producers.

World Media Charlie Gard's mom pleads for baby boy to die at home
Author: 0 Charlie Gard's mom pleads for baby boy to die at home

Mr Justice Francis in April ruled in favour of Great Ormond Street and said Charlie should be allowed to die with dignity. Far from the public eye, in the past weeks, and at the request of Gard's mother, the hospital tried to verify, "through an worldwide network of clinicians and researchers, the possibility to give her child a credible opportunity of care, something based on updated and agreed upon clinical evaluations and scientific evidence".

World Media Fountains turned off as Italy battles drought
Author: 0 Fountains turned off as Italy battles drought

The Vatican has turned off around 100 fountains due to a prolonged drought starving Rome of water. That's because the Vatican turned off the tap on over 100 its historical water features. Italy is suffering from a severe drought. Meteorologists say the spring of 2017 was Italy's third-driest in some 60 years. " The truth is Lake Bracciano has fallen too much and we risk an environmental disaster ", Nicola Zingaretti, the President of the local Lazio region, told Tgcom24 TV station, as ...

World Media Swiss Police Take Manhunt For Homeless Chainsaw Attacker International
Author: 0 Swiss Police Take Manhunt For Homeless Chainsaw Attacker International

Police launching a manhunt for the suspect and appealing to the public for help. The police investigate in the old town of Schaffhausen in Switzerland, where they search for an unknown man who attacked people, Monday, July 24, 2017. Police released a description of Mr Wrousis, describing him as "dangerous". However, police did say the life of the man most seriously injured is no longer threatened.

World Media SDCC 2017: Captain Marvel details revealed at Marvel Studios' panel
Author: 0 SDCC 2017: Captain Marvel details revealed at Marvel Studios' panel

Marvel , with comic book writers Chris Claremont and Gerry Conway breathing life to a self-titled series in January 1977. Marvel Studios co-president Louis D'Esposito said: "Our headquarters and postproduction facilities are in California, so it's very exciting to be able to film " Captain Marvel " here in our home state thanks to this California tax credit".

World Media Congressman uses audio of Steve Scalise shooting in political commercial
Author: 0 Congressman uses audio of Steve Scalise shooting in political commercial

Brooks is one of three major GOP candidates facing off in an August 15 primary for the US Senate seat formerly held by embattled US Attorney General Jeff Sessions . "So no, I'm not changing my position on any of the rights we enjoy as Americans". Alabama Rep. Mo Brooks (R) is receiving widespread criticism after releasing a campaign video that includes audio from the June shooting at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park that left five of his D.C.

World Media Governor Calls Special Session on School Funding
Author: 0 Governor Calls Special Session on School Funding

Governor Rauner is waiting for an education bill that lawmakers passed, but not yet sent to the governor for his signature. Rauner said he supports the bill's establishment of an evidence-based model that ties public school funding to "best practices" aimed at enhancing student achievement.

World Media Police chief in USA city quits after fatal shooting
Author: 0 Police chief in USA city quits after fatal shooting

Attorney Bob Bennett was hired last week by the family of Justine Damond, who was shot and killed by Minneapolis Police Department Officer Mohamad Noor earlier this month. In Harteau's resignation letter, she said the recent police shootings have caused her "to engage in deep reflection". The union representing the city's more than 860 police officers has been noticeably quiet on the matter, however, leaving many locals scratching their heads.

World Media Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's (RB)
Author: 0 Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's (RB) "Sell" Rating Reaffirmed at Investec

About 1,795 shares traded. Blackrock Advsrs Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0% of its portfolio in INC Research Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:INCR). It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock.

World Media Chinese fighter jets intercept US Navy reconnaissance plane over East China Sea
Author: 0 Chinese fighter jets intercept US Navy reconnaissance plane over East China Sea

Two Chinese J-10 warplanes intercepted a US Navy EP-3 reconnaissance plane, similar to the one pictured here, in worldwide air space west of the Korean Peninsula. aircraft over the last few months. In 2001, an EP-3 was involved in an aerial collision with a J-8IIM fighter, causing an worldwide incident in which the Chinese jet crashed and the EP-3 was forced to make an emergency landing on a Chinese island in the South China Sea.

World Media Solar Eclipse 2017: NASA issues safety warning
Author: 0 Solar Eclipse 2017: NASA issues safety warning

Before and after totality, observers will see this cloak of darkness move towards them across the landscape. Viewers should also purchase solar eclipse glasses, which protect eyes from the sun. Fienberg added that looking at the digital display screen of a camera or cell phone won't harm your eyes, but it may burn out the sensor in the camera.

Author: 0 OIC denounces Israel measures on holy mosque

His father said he believes his son was motivated by a desire to protect the "honor" of the Jerusalem holy site . Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, meanwhile, announced that he is freezing ties with Israel, dealing a blow to fledgling Trump administration efforts to try to renew long-dormant peace talks.

World Media Shrinking chocolate bars 'bumping up total cost' of treats
Author: 0 Shrinking chocolate bars 'bumping up total cost' of treats

The ONS has also disputed the idea that Brexit was a key factor behind the falling size of chocolate bars. The issue has regularly made headlines over the past year after the decline in the value of the pound following the Brexit vote. "Food and drink is a relatively small proportion of this measure", the ONS said. "Over the last few years, journalists have found examples of loo roll, coffee, fruit juice , sausages, beer and chips getting smaller without getting any cheaper".

World Media Teen held over deadly vehicle crash that was streamed live on Instagram
Author: 0 Teen held over deadly vehicle crash that was streamed live on Instagram

The graphic video (see at bottom of post) which the sister uploaded to Instagram (under the hashtag, money.queen209) showed Sanchez filming herself while allegedly driving under the influence along a local highway. I don't fucking care though, I'm a hold it down. This is the last thing I wanted to happen to us, but it just did'. " Jacqueline, please wake up ". "I love you, RIP sweetie", she says.

World Media Schumer: Democrats' top priority is health care, not Russian Federation
Author: 0 Schumer: Democrats' top priority is health care, not Russian Federation

The "better deal", introduced by Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer , will officially launch Monday, according to CNN , is aimed to unite the party following Trump's win. "We believe the best way to grow the economy is to grow and strengthen the middle class, instead [of] going back to the failed trickle-down economies of the past".

World Media Venezuela's Supreme Court Declares Opposition's Judges Invalid
Author: 0 Venezuela's Supreme Court Declares Opposition's Judges Invalid

Opposition lawmaker Jose Manuel Olivares says frustrated Venezuelans will remain in the streets. Mexico remained ready to assist in diplomatic efforts to find a peaceful solution to the impasse in Venezuela, it added. Venezuelan authorities have routinely responded with tear gas and rubber bullets to almost four months of street protests. At rival pro-government rallies on Saturday, candidates for the Constituent Assembly said it was the only way to bring peace to Venezuela.

Author: 0 One dead in shooting in Jordan

It said two Jordanian men working for a furniture firm had entered the embassy before the shooting. The heavily protected embassy is located in the Rabiyeh neighbourhood, an affluent part of Amman. Many of Jordan's 7 million people are of Palestinian origin. Israel's said its decision to enhance security came after two border police officers were killed in an attack at the compound a week ago.

World Media Liverpool arrive back in England after Far East tour
Author: 0 Liverpool arrive back in England after Far East tour

Left-back has always been an area of concern for the Reds and former England midfielder James Milner spent much of the season in the position after Alberto Moreno failed to convince. Hull say on their official website that Stewart is available for selection in their friendly clash with Benfica on Saturday night, and the midfielder is understandably happy to seal the transfer.

World Media Hot and humid start to the weekend with more rain chances ahead
Author: 0 Hot and humid start to the weekend with more rain chances ahead

North wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm in the morning. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 76. Calm wind becoming east around 5 miles per hour in the afternoon. Light west southwest wind. Saturday - Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

World Media Syrian regime agrees to ceasefire in ravaged Damascus suburb
Author: 0 Syrian regime agrees to ceasefire in ravaged Damascus suburb

This, after the Syrian government declared a cessation of fighting on Saturday. A United Kingdom -based monitor group claims six strikes hit two rebel-held towns in Eastern Ghouta earlier Sunday. There was to be a full ceasefire in Eastern Ghouta, no government forces would enter the area and aid would be allowed in, it said. The ceasefire announcement came after regime ally Russian Federation said it had reached a deal with "moderate" rebels on the boundaries and policing of the safe zone.

World Media Afghanistan: 13 militants killed in airstrike
Author: 0 Afghanistan: 13 militants killed in airstrike

Afghan security forces are battling a 16-year-long insurgency led by the Taliban, an extremist group that was driven from power after a US -led invasion following the September 11, 2001, terror attacks on the United States. Meanwhile, Moheseni said at least eight police were killed in battles against the militants in Ghor, an impoverished, remote province in central Afghanistan.

World Media Minneapolis police chief quits after fatal shooting of Australian Justine Damond
Author: 0 Minneapolis police chief quits after fatal shooting of Australian Justine Damond

Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau resigned Friday at Mayor Betsy Hodges' request, spurring protest at City Hall . After Harteau's resignation, Palmisano thanked the mayor and her colleagues. Harrity's attorney, Fred Bruno, defended the officers, invoking the recent murder of New York City Police Officer Miosotis Familia, who was shot and killed in her police cruiser in the Bronx.

World Media 'Horrific Tragedy': 8 Dead in Tractor Trailer at Walmart
Author: 0 'Horrific Tragedy': 8 Dead in Tractor Trailer at Walmart

Right now we're looking at eight dead. Twenty of the victims were said to be in an "extreme or severe" condition. Police said all the victims are believed to be undocumented immigrants. The employee then saw a number of people in the back of the truck and called police. Some of the survivors told authorities they were from Mexico, Homan said.

World Media AROUND THE MAJORS: Judge's HR almost leaves Safeco
Author: 0 AROUND THE MAJORS: Judge's HR almost leaves Safeco

Judge's 31st home run in the fifth inning was memorable and almost historic. NY notched a 4-1 victory in the opener to improve to 4-4 on its trek, as well as maintain its one-game lead over Minnesota for the wild-card spot. Hero: Emilio Pagan. Three shutout innings of relief. The Yankees took the lead in the third, as Headley and Frazier led off with back-to-back doubles.

World Media Yoenis Cespedes Says He Wants to Finish His Career With Oakland A's
Author: 0 Yoenis Cespedes Says He Wants to Finish His Career With Oakland A's

Following short stints in Boston and Detroit, Cespedes was traded to the Mets at the trade deadline in 2015, and has now been in Queens almost as long as he played in Oakland. "I know he enjoyed his time with us", Melvin said. Cespedes' comments caused a lot of mixed emotions on Twitter. The 365 games he played with the franchise are the most he has spent with any organization of his career up to this point, having batted.262 with 66 home runs in his tenure.

World Media Marin unemployment rate 3.1 percent in June
Author: 0 Marin unemployment rate 3.1 percent in June

Molokaʻi continued to have the state's highest unemployment rate of 10.4%-up drastically from the 6.7% rate in May, and slightly down from the 10.7% rate recorded at the same time past year. Almost 54,000 Iowans were without a job last month. Unemployment rates for Maui County in June 2017. The number of unemployed Californians was 900,000 in June - up by 2,000 over the month, but down by 145,000 compared with June of a year ago.

World Media Army jawans 'beat up' policemen on Amarnath yatra duty
Author: 0 Army jawans 'beat up' policemen on Amarnath yatra duty

As per reports, as many as 32 soldiers of 24RR shoved into a police station and thrashed the police personnel on duty. At a naka check post, the policemen stopped them for general probe. A police spokesperson said Mr Vaid has taken up the incident with the Corp Commander, who is looking into it and has assured action. No major injuries were suffered in the incident and the matter has been resolved by personal intervention of senior officers.

World Media Islamic State leader probably still alive
Author: 0 Islamic State leader probably still alive

Like Baghdadi's fate, who will succeed him is also unclear. "I've seen nothing that would lead me to believe that the leader of ISIS ( Islamic State ) has been removed from the battlefield", Rasmussen said. Defense Secretary James Mattis today said he continues to believe that ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is still alive, and that he will assume Baghdadi is alive until he sees confirmation that the U.S.