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Author: 0 United States resumes limited visa services in Turkey

The move came on the eve of a four-day visit to the U.S.by Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim during which he is set to meet with Vice President Mike Pence at the White House, signalling a tentative improvement and easing a almost month-long visa row in bilateral ties.

World Media Fans React to the New 'Fifty Shades Freed' Trailer
Author: 0 Fans React to the New 'Fifty Shades Freed' Trailer

Due Valentine's Day 2018, " Fifty Shades Freed " finds Christian Grey ( Jamie Dornan ) and Anastasia Steele ( Dakota Johnson ) in wedded bliss until forces like a flirty architect, a villainous ex-boss and nearly non-existent chemistry threaten to ruin their happily ever after.

World Media Saudi Arabia Arrests 11 Princes, Including Billionaire Waleed bin Talal
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia Arrests 11 Princes, Including Billionaire Waleed bin Talal

The cause of the crash was not detailed in the report. In addition, Economy Minister Adel Fakieh was unseated by his subordinate, Mohammed al-Tuwaijri, the wire service says, according to state-run media. Hoping for a quick victory against what it saw as Iranian expansionism in its back yard, Riyadh has so far been unable to remove the Huthis from Yemeni capital Sanaa.

Author: 0 Rockford Police Officer killed in line of duty

A Rockford police officer was one of two people found dead after a traffic stop led to a crash and apparent shooting early Sunday, authorities said. Jamie Cox served as resource officer with the Illinois Department of Natural Resources before joining the Rockford Police Department in September 2016.

World Media Trump in Japan as Asia trip begins
Author: 0 Trump in Japan as Asia trip begins

The president got a taste of home as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe welcomed him to Japan Sunday with a display of friendship that will soon give way to high-stakes diplomacy. Soon after he landed in the Yokota Air Base , located on the outskirts of Tokyo , Trump spoke in front of USA service personnel stationed in Japan.

World Media Syria: Truck bomb kills dozens fleeing fighting against IS
Author: 0 Syria: Truck bomb kills dozens fleeing fighting against IS

The extremist group has lost more than 90 percent of the territory it once held in Iraq and Syria at the height of its power in 2014 and 2015, including Mosul in Iraq and Raqqa in northern Syria. Those that were targeted in the attack were likely fleeing the fighting that had recently taken place in the city of Deir Az Zor. Iraqi forces have entered al-Qaim, one of the last remaining territories in the country still held by Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) militants, the Joint ...

World Media Problems still exist in GST because of some states, says PM Modi
Author: 0 Problems still exist in GST because of some states, says PM Modi

In a series of meetings in Himachal Pradesh, Modi also said he was unfazed by the Congress's protest call on the anniversary of demonetisation and stressed that by burning his effigies, the party could not stop him from carrying forward the fight against corruption and undisclosed money.

World Media Several shot at a church in South Texas
Author: 0 Several shot at a church in South Texas

A gunman has opened fire during a church service in Texas, leading to multiple casualties and fatalities. The FBI was also en route to the scene around 2 p.m. A man is reported to have begun shooting at around 11am on Sunday morning at Sutherland Springs, 48 kilometres south-east of San Antonio leaving multiple victims , KSAT and KENS reported.

World Media 2 dead, 1 injured in shooting at Colorado Walmart, police say
Author: 0 2 dead, 1 injured in shooting at Colorado Walmart, police say

At the news conference Wednesday night, Avila said police are now looking for a Caucasian male wearing a black jacket, maroon shirt, and blue jeans. "From the witness accounts, he nonchalantly walked in to the front of the business through the south door, and just raised the firearm and began firing", Thornton said.

Author: 0 Special Counsel Mueller has enough evidence to charge Flynn, son

Former national security adviser Michael T. Flynn and his son Michael G. Flynn could be the next two people indicted in the Justice Department's probe into connections between Russian Federation and the campaign of President Donald Trump .

World Media Chennai Rains: Heavy showers to continue, chaos prevails
Author: 0 Chennai Rains: Heavy showers to continue, chaos prevails

He had a message for the Chennai administrative authorities too."With the rains likely to continue, so much water logging already is not a great sign of preparedness". Chief Minister K Palaniswami had on Thursday visited many waterlogged parts of the city and its suburbs, insisting that his government was working on a "war-footing".

World Media President Mamnoon expresses grief over Dina Wadia's death
Author: 0 President Mamnoon expresses grief over Dina Wadia's death

The only child of Pakistan's founder was born on August 15, 1919 and came to Pakistan twice in her lifetime. It mentioned that the father-daughter relationship "never deepened" after her marriage to Neville Wadia at the age of 17. and Mrs. Jinnah , said: "Her father indulged her". "This has been very sad and wonderful for me". Except once when, under General Zia-ul-Haq, she was approached by a Pakistani spook to confirm whether her father, the founder of Pakistan, drank wine and ate pork ...

World Media Abbas demands British government recognize Palestine on Balfour centenary
Author: 0 Abbas demands British government recognize Palestine on Balfour centenary

At the dinner, May is also set to call for "a renewed resolve to support a lasting peace that is in the interests of both Israelis and Palestinians - and in the interests of us all". The declaration saw Britain, a major world power, make the first key declaration backing a Jewish "national home" in what was known as Palestine. "And when they do, the road to peace will be infinitely closer and in my opinion, peace will be achievable", Netanyahu told May.

World Media Carter Page testified for 6.5 hours for House Intel probe
Author: 0 Carter Page testified for 6.5 hours for House Intel probe

Special counsel Robert Mueller , who has impaneled a grand jury in his probe of the collusion allegations, charged Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort and another aide, Rick Gates , with money laundering on Monday. KEITH: Well, it certainly complicates things. A Sessions spokeswoman declined to comment this week on the March 31 meeting with Trump and campaign advisers, including Papadopoulos.

World Media 2nd T20I: Kohli blames poor batting for loss
Author: 0 2nd T20I: Kohli blames poor batting for loss

Having snapped the Twenty20 worldwide jinx against New Zealand with the opening match win in New Delhi , India will now aim to clinch the three-match series whereas the Black Caps will try to keep it alive. "It's about staying as even as you can and I think I've done that over these past two years". Munro has a fearsome reputation when it comes to the limited-overs format and the fact that he hit a 56-ball ton against Bangladesh in January extenuates that fear factor.

World Media Both Bush presidents critical of Trump in new book
Author: 0 Both Bush presidents critical of Trump in new book

Former president George H.W. Bush publicly rebuked Trump, describing him as a "blowhard" in historian Mark Updegrove's new book , The Last Republicans . The younger Bush was more circumspect but also clearly disapproving. "That's what they expect, and we're not seeing that (in Trump)". His son has been mostly measured in his public comments of Trump.

World Media Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri resigns in shocking announcement
Author: 0 Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri resigns in shocking announcement

Hariri's resignation was expected to sharply raise tensions in a country where politics have often been overshadowed by those in its much larger neighbor, Syria. "The resignation of Lebanese Prime Minister Hariri and his remarks are a wake-up call to the global community to take action against Iranian aggression", Netanyahu said in a Hebrew-language statement released by his office.

World Media Rand Paul assaulted in Bowling Green
Author: 0 Rand Paul assaulted in Bowling Green

Online real estate sites say Paul's home is worth around $500,000. When officers arrived, KSP said, their investigation determined that Rene Boucher , 59, of Bowling Green, had allegedly assaulted Paul intentionally causing a minor injury.

World Media Twitter responds after Trump's account briefly deactivated by departing employee
Author: 0 Twitter responds after Trump's account briefly deactivated by departing employee

They did so after government lawyers argued in papers three weeks ago that a court should conclude Trump can choose not to hear some voices in an online account he began when he was a private citizen. The company later posted a statement saying the president's "account was inadvertently deactivated due to human error by a Twitter employee". Hundreds of employees are able to access the accounts of so-called Very Important Tweeters, or VITs, and can take actions like disabling the accounts, ...

World Media Missile fired from Yemen intercepted by Saudi Arabia north-east of capital
Author: 0 Missile fired from Yemen intercepted by Saudi Arabia north-east of capital

Earlier reports said there was an explosion at the airport. Houthi-run Saba News in Yemen reported that the missile was a Burkan H2 and that the airport had been the target. Saudi Arabia's southern neighbour Yemen has been torn apart by a war between the Saudi-backed government of President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi and Houthi rebels.

World Media With 100% FDI, food sector priority in 'Make In India': Modi
Author: 0 With 100% FDI, food sector priority in 'Make In India': Modi

The three-day long event is set to host a congregation of global investors and business leaders of major food companies from November 3 to 5 in New Delhi . He also stressed that the private sector needed to invest more in contract farming, raw material-sourcing and creating agri-linkages. Badal said she had already received commitments of investments to the tune of 10 billion dollars – from both domestic and foreign investors – in the food processing sector that could lead to the ...

Author: 0 US Bombs ISIS in Somalia for the First Time

Photo President Trump said on Twitter that his administration had attacked the Islamic State "much harder" over the past two days. Aircraft of the United States on Friday, November 3, struck the first airstrike on positions of Islamic state in Somalia.

World Media Spain issues arrest warrant for ousted Catalan leader, aides
Author: 0 Spain issues arrest warrant for ousted Catalan leader, aides

A Spanish judge has issued an global arrest warrant for the president of Catalonia, now in exile in Belgium after his government declared independence from Madrid. His passport was confiscated and he needs to show up in court regularly as the rebellion, sedition and embezzlement probe continues. Vila stepped down from the Catalan cabinet before Friday's independence declaration, and while he remains a supporter of an secession he has been advocating a negotiated solution with the central ...

World Media Manchester arena bomber's brother facing extradition to UK
Author: 0 Manchester arena bomber's brother facing extradition to UK

Hashem, who is the youngest brother, is now believed to be in custody after being captured by a Libyan militia group. "We are grateful for the Libyan authorities considering this request", he added. Salman Abedi , a 22-year-old Briton born to Libyan parents, blew himself up at the end of a show by U.S. singer Ariana Grande in May. British counter terrorism police regard Hashem Abedi as a suspect and Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham is among those calling for him to be tried in the UK.

World Media Israel to protect Syria village
Author: 0 Israel to protect Syria village

Earlier on Friday a auto bomb exploded on the town's outskirts, killing nine people, according to Syrian state media, which also reported clashes in the area. Al-Nusra Front is the old name for a jihadist group that was formerly Al-Qaeda's affiliate in Syria and is now known as the Fateh al-Sham Front. The Israel Police said as part of the general police preparation at the Golan Heights, forces were deployed and stationed at major intersections in the north.

World Media Fall back this weekend for daylight saving time
Author: 0 Fall back this weekend for daylight saving time

Bills to end daylight saving time have come up in previous sessions, but they've always failed. He published "The Waste of Daylight" and spent much of his fortune and time promoting the idea. He's credited with originally coming up with the concept of daylight saving to extend the days during the warmer summer months. As air conditioning has become more widespread, however, more recent studies have found that cost savings on lighting are more than offset by greater cooling expenses.

World Media Airline to remove first class seats
Author: 0 Airline to remove first class seats

So what has changed? There is another important feature in the suites i.e. the central divider between the rooms can be taken away to create a spacious room with a double bed for couples travelling together. While first class and business class suites have now been relegated to the upper deck, the lower deck is reserved for premium economy, and standard economy.

World Media Damascus Calls Israel Airstrike on Syrian Factory 'State Terrorism'
Author: 0 Damascus Calls Israel Airstrike on Syrian Factory 'State Terrorism'

The TV report said that the attack late on Wednesday targeted a factory in Hissya area in the countryside around the central city of Homs, according to AP. The Syrian government on Thursday called on the United Nations to take action against Israel over its alleged airstrikes in its territory. Israel said last month it had attacked Syrian government artillery after fire from across the armistice line hit the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, and warned it would step up such retaliation in ...

World Media Uzbekistan tells Trump it is ready to help investigate NY attack
Author: 0 Uzbekistan tells Trump it is ready to help investigate NY attack

The FBI said Wednesday it had located a second man that agents were looking to question in connection with the New York City truck attack. A person who was in touch with both Saipov's and Kadirov's families on Wednesday told the Washington Post that Kadirov is in New Jersey, has retained an attorney and is cooperating with law enforcement officials, but that he was not under arrest as of Wednesday evening.