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World Media President Putin: Russia and Finland to expand Arctic cooperation
Author: 0 President Putin: Russia and Finland to expand Arctic cooperation

Republicans and Democrats have pushed for more sanctions partly as a response to conclusions by US intelligence agencies that the Kremlin interfered in the election. Trump's concerns include a provision letting Congress stop any effort to ease existing sanctions on Russian Federation. "Aurora is not meant to form blocks as well", Niinisto said.

World Media Reince Priebus out as White House chief of staff, John Kelly in
Author: 0 Reince Priebus out as White House chief of staff, John Kelly in

Other RNC allies brought aboard included White House press secretary Sean Spicer and Kate Walsh, former deputy White House chief of staff. Walsh is gone, and Spicer is on his way out. "I can't think of a better person than General John Kelly to succeed me and I wish him God's blessings and great success", he said . "He was loyal in his dedication to the president".

World Media President Trump announces in tweet he has new Chief of Staff
Author: 0 President Trump announces in tweet he has new Chief of Staff

Reince most recently served as the chair of the Republican National Committee until January of this year when Trump tapped him to become his Chief of Staff . When I asked my source how he knew that, he said, "Trust me". Kelly even defended efforts by top White House advisor Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law, to create secret back-channel communications with Russian Federation as a "good thing".

World Media Sunny Day With Low Humidity
Author: 0 Sunny Day With Low Humidity

Lows will mainly be in the 60s with highs in the 80s. We think a sea breeze will keep shoreline highs in the middle 80s. We'll warm to the upper 80s for Tuesday under mostly sunny skies. Temperatures in the low 80s will continue as we start the upcoming work week. High pressure will build into CT, and that will bring partly to mostly sunny skies and lower humidity on westerly winds.

World Media Pakistan SC disqualifies Nawaz Sharif for life
Author: 0 Pakistan SC disqualifies Nawaz Sharif for life

Shahbaz Sharif , 65, has been in charge of Punjab since 2008. Electing a new PM is not an issue for Nawaz but the biggest challenge faced by PML-N now is that the entire Sharif family has been indicted. "(It is PTI) that initiated the case against the prime minister (Sharif), therefore they are going to be the major beneficiary in terms of reputation and credibility", said Askari.

Author: 0 Open to talks with Qatar, says Saudi-led bloc

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain , which have tried to isolate Qatar, said on Sunday they would allow Qatari planes to use air corridors in emergencies, but Doha denied it, saying they were spreading "false information".

World Media What's Next: Health Care 'Vote-a-Rama' and the End Game
Author: 0 What's Next: Health Care 'Vote-a-Rama' and the End Game

Senate leaders had nearly no wiggle room. With half of the debate completed in the U.S. Senate on a House-passed bill to overhaul the Obama health law, Republicans have yet to reveal the details of what may be the only GOP option that can get a majority of votes, a streamlined measure which would change only a few provisions of current health law.

World Media Xi says Chinese Army can defeat 'invading enemies'
Author: 0 Xi says Chinese Army can defeat 'invading enemies'

Amid the military stand-off with India in Doklam, Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday said the Chinese army is capable of defeating invading enemies. Shortly before the show began, Xi and other senior leaders met with representatives of veterans, retired comrades and military officers honored with the Order of Bayi, the country's highest military award.

World Media Ozamiz mayor, 11 others killed in drug raid
Author: 0 Ozamiz mayor, 11 others killed in drug raid

Reynaldo Parojinog, mayor of the city of Ozamiz on Mindanao island, was killed with his wife and 10 others at his home in a police raid. Jovie Espenido who happened to be the chief of police of Albuera when several raids were conducted in the house of the Espinosas.

World Media Hambantota port will alleviate Sri Lanka's debt burden says minister
Author: 0 Hambantota port will alleviate Sri Lanka's debt burden says minister

Sri Lanka on Saturday signed a long delayed deal to lease its southern Hambantota port to China. "We are giving the country a better deal without debt", Wickremesinghe told media. The second firm, Hambantota International Port Group Services Co, with capital of $606 million, will oversee security operations, with the Sri Lankans holding a 50.7 per cent stake and the Chinese 49.3 per cent.

Author: 0 Russia Retaliates For Sanctions Approval, Hitting At US Diplomatic Corps

The statement made no reference to Russia's retaliatory measures. Russian President Vladimir Putin , who has repeatedly denied the conclusions of US intelligence agencies that Moscow interfered using cyber warfare methods, has threatened retaliation against the legislation.

Author: 0 Trump to sign bill sanctioning N. Korea, Russia, Iran

The U.S. Senate approved a new package of stiff financial sanctions Friday against Russia, Iran and North Korea and sent it to President Donald Trump to sign. Russian Federation on Friday ordered a reduction in the number of USA diplomats allowed in Russian Federation and said it was closing down a US recreational retreat in response to the US approval of a new package of stiff financial sanctions against Russian Federation.

World Media Special session produces no new progress on school reform
Author: 0 Special session produces no new progress on school reform

The longer they wait to deliver the bill to the governor, the closer schools get to opening day. "With honest bipartisan discussions, a solution can be negotiated and presented for review before the scheduled transmittal to the Governor of Senate Bill 1 on Monday." a statement read.

World Media Samajwadi Party MLCs resigns from party
Author: 0 Samajwadi Party MLCs resigns from party

The MLCs who submitted their resignations to the Legislative Council chairman Ramesh Yadav include Bukkal Nawab and Yashwant Singh of the SP and Thakur Jaiveer Singh of the BSP. "They should not call it the Samajwadi Party but Samajwadi Akhara (people's wrestling arena)", he said. Akhilesh Yadav described the resignations of his party leaders as BJP's political corruption and said that it is happening all across the country.

Author: 0 Russian Federation orders U.S. to cut diplomatic staff

The honeymoon is over. "In the event of new unilateral steps by the USA authorities to reduce the number of our diplomats in the US, a tit-for-tat response will follow", the ministry said. "(That) is going to pay dividends for Moscow, so there is no need to turn him away from the course he is already on which is self-destructive and bad for America's standing internationally.

World Media Trump replaces chief of staff Priebus with retired General Kelly
Author: 0 Trump replaces chief of staff Priebus with retired General Kelly

Whether it's the appointment of Gen. James Mattis as Defense Secretary or Gen. H.R. McMaster as National Security Advisor, or even his previous appointment of Gen. After all, in the 2014 midterms it was Priebus who helped the GOP win their greatest number of Congressional seats in American history. That means Reince Priebus is out.

World Media 1 police officer injured in London as protest turns violent
Author: 0 1 police officer injured in London as protest turns violent

A third tweet saw him post a picture directed at "these rioters in Dalston" which contained the message: "You're doing unbelievable sweetie". A large gang of protesters - many of whom had their faces covered - clashed with riot police as tensions came to a head in Dalston on Friday evening.

World Media BBCI: Israeli embassy staff home after Amman assault
Author: 0 BBCI: Israeli embassy staff home after Amman assault

According to the Vienna Convention of 1961 the security guard has immunity from investigation and arrest, the Israeli foreign ministry said . According to radio reports, Israel has dispatched a senior defense official to help resolve the crisis.

World Media IRGC Commander Warns of 'Serious Consequences' of US Acts in Persian Gulf
Author: 0 IRGC Commander Warns of 'Serious Consequences' of US Acts in Persian Gulf

The Americans then left the area, the IRGC added, while the Iranians went on with their patrol. The US carrier was "unprofessional and provocative" Friday, the IRGC navy said in a statement Saturday. "A strong answer will be given to the action by the USA", he said. In remarks in June 2016, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined that security of the Persian Gulf region comes within the purview of the regional countries alone, and dismissed the USA claim ...

World Media Reince Priebus says 'I am Team Trump' in first post-resignation interview
Author: 0 Reince Priebus says 'I am Team Trump' in first post-resignation interview

The foul-mouthed exchange that communications director Anthony Scaramucci had with a reporter for The New Yorker put the acrimony on full display, giving the public a clear view into the personnel turbulence. "[Trump] wanted to go in a different direction, and I support him in that, and I look forward to working with General Kelly in the next couple of weeks", he said.

World Media Weekend starts out gloomy and damp but improves greatly by Sunday
Author: 0 Weekend starts out gloomy and damp but improves greatly by Sunday

Rain clears out by Saturday afternoon. Temperatures will reach a high of 18°C with a low of 13°C. The humidity will be slightly lower making for a more comfortable day. A few clouds are possible Wednesday . High temperatures on both days will be in the mid 80s. There is only a 30% chance for showers in the afternoon on Wednesday , but will increase as we finish out the week.

World Media Kenyan police: Man with machete attacks VP Ruto's home
Author: 0 Kenyan police: Man with machete attacks VP Ruto's home

A man armed with a machete attacked the country home of Kenya's deputy president and injured a guard before holing himself up in an outbuilding, police said on Saturday, 10 days before presidential and legislative elections. "The injured officer is undergoing treatment and is in a stable condition". The vice president's residence in the city Eldoret, which is around 190 miles northwest of the capital Nairobi, is usually guarded by an elite paramilitary police unit.

World Media Trial dates fixed for Jong-nam's accused murderers
Author: 0 Trial dates fixed for Jong-nam's accused murderers

A truck believed to be carrying Vietnamese national Doan Thi Huong and Indonesian national Siti Aisyah arrive for their court appearance at the Shah Alam High Court on July 28, 2017, for their alleged role in the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un.

World Media 1 killed, multiple injured in Hamburg knife attack
Author: 0 1 killed, multiple injured in Hamburg knife attack

The assailant entered the supermarket and stabbed several customers before fleeing, police said. Earlier, Hamburg's police had tweeted that the attacker appeared to be a robber fleeing the store, before later saying they were unsure of the motive .

World Media More than 50 injured after train crashes at Barcelona station
Author: 0 More than 50 injured after train crashes at Barcelona station

Other passengers with light injuries were treated on the station platform. Despite the crash train services were not interrupted. El Pais quotes García as telling them it was like experiencing an quake, but she said they got lucky, as she was sitting in the first vehicle and was sleeping when the crash occurred .

Author: 0 Scaramucci says tweet was not a threat to Priebus

The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats. In the clearest sign yet that the president and his new communications director are cut from the same cloth, Scaramucci has spent the past 24 hours publicly complaining about the "leak" of a public document, speculating on Twitter and calling in to television shows.