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World Media Air Strikes Intensify On Mosul Ahead Of Planned Offensive
Author: 0 Air Strikes Intensify On Mosul Ahead Of Planned Offensive

Turkey has been locked in a fierce row with Iraq over who should take part in the USA -backed assault on Mosul, which is expected to begin this month. A concerted effort to retake the city, which once had a population of 2.5 million inhabitants but has been reduced to about 600,000 since IS took control two years ago, is about to begin.

World Media Trump Reportedly Called Khloe Kardashian a 'Piglet' While on 'Celebrity Apprentice'
Author: 0 Trump Reportedly Called Khloe Kardashian a 'Piglet' While on 'Celebrity Apprentice'

The Republican presidential candidate allegedly fat-shamed Khloe and called her the "ugly Kardashian". A second source at " The Apprentice " confirmed the incident, using similar words to describe what Trump said about the Kardashians. He said he "hated" people who drove under influence. Sadly this doesn't surprise us too much as there have been SEVERAL reports from people who were on the reality show that have talked about his disgusting behavior.

Author: 0 UNESCO moves to calm tensions with Israel

A Unesco resolution denying the historic connection of the Jewish people to Temple Mount has drawn harsh criticism from Israelis on Thursday. "Denying Jewish ties to Temple Mount - he denounced - is like denying those of China with the Great Wall or those of the Egyptians with the Pyramids".

Author: 0 Bob Dylan wins Nobel prize in literature

Certainly Dylan's vivid lyrics explore a wide array of human emotions and experiences, ranging from powerful protest songs that bolstered the civil rights movement to reflective considerations of the complex inner-workings of human relationships.

World Media UK lawmakers press govt for say over Brexit talks with EU
Author: 0 UK lawmakers press govt for say over Brexit talks with EU

Tusk, who chairs talks among EU leaders as president of the European Council, said London had chosen "to radically loosen relations with the EU - something that goes by the name of " hard Brexit ". The Foreign Secretary told MPs that the concept of the single market was "increasingly useless", as the United Kingdom sought to extend its trade links around the world.

Author: 0 Hillary Clinton Donald Trump

However, he said , "I'm certainly not going to vote for Hillary Clinton". "She pledged to dissolve the borders of the United States of America", Trump fumed. He asserted that the emails show ever more clearly that the former secretary of state and her family are corrupt. "People who were labelled "Not Friends of Bill" were placed on the sidelines", he said.

World Media Kerry condemns Russian Federation but vows to keep up Syria peace efforts
Author: 0 Kerry condemns Russian Federation but vows to keep up Syria peace efforts

Russia's defence ministry said Tuesday that it had sent an S-300 missile system to its naval facility in the Syrian city of Tartus, a measure it says is meant to bolster its security. In northwestern Hama province, rebel groups and the extremist faction Jund al-Aqsa have been fighting government forces since August 29 in an attempt to connect rebel-held territories with Idlib province in northwest Syria, which is also held by rebels.

Author: 0 France insists hope for UN Syria resolution alive

Angola´s UN Ambassador Ismael Gaspar Martins said his country abstained on both votes because it did not want to be drawn into the acrimony between the United States and Russian Federation. For the Russian Federation drafted resolution, four council members voted "yes", nine "against", and two abstained in the vote. Two resolutions urging an immediate ceasefire in Syria failed to pass at the UN Security Council on Saturday further deepening the division between Russian Federation and ...

World Media LAPD releases video showing suspect with gun before shooting
Author: 0 LAPD releases video showing suspect with gun before shooting

The video shows a man in a blue sweatshirt with his left hand tucked in his pocket and walking along cars parked in a strip mall. Police say the suspect had a gun. After the event, the LAPD indicated that he had actually a fake gun. He looked at the officers, then ducked down, "as if to hide from them". The video released Tuesday shows Carnell Snell holding what appears to be a gun in just before officers shot him.

World Media Trump Debate Comment on Fallen Soldier Draws Family's Anger
Author: 0 Trump Debate Comment on Fallen Soldier Draws Family's Anger

Trump surmised later that she wasn't allowed to speak due to their Muslim faith, which the Khans vehemently denounced. During a discussion of foreign policy and what each candidate would do about Islamaphobia and continued fighting in the Middle East, Trump said , "I will knock the hell out of ISIS".

Author: 0 Wisconsin voters have better impression of Pence than Kaine

Before Pence took the stage, Rep. Steve King also spoke at the rally and attacked Ryan for not standing by Trump and for making his dissertation so public. The poll, conducted Monday and Tuesday following the second presidential debate and revelations of sexually lewd comments Trump made in 2005, had a margin of error of plus-minus 4 percentage points.

Author: 0 French FM does not back sanctions against Russian Federation over Syria

Russia last week vetoed a UN Security Council resolution proposed by France that required a stop to Russian and Syrian airstrikes in Aleppo, where about 250,000 civilians are trapped. Lavrov told CNN in an interview Wednesday that he hoped the weekend talks in Switzerland could help "launch a serious dialogue" based on the now-defunct US-Russian pact.

Author: 0 EU chief promises tough talks on UK departure

Prime Minister Theresa May says she will invoke Article 50 of the European Union treaty triggering two years of official exit talks by March 31, but has declined to reveal details of Britain's negotiating hand. "We are not going to provide a running commentary on leaving the European Union". Mr Johnson said he thought Britain had done "the right thing" in voting to leave the European Union on June 23, and told the committee: "I think those who prophesied doom before the referendum have ...

World Media China confirms Duterte visit amid strained US-Philippine ties
Author: 0 China confirms Duterte visit amid strained US-Philippine ties

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte will visit Beijing next week to explore a way forward with China over the South China Sea (SCS) dispute amid his frayed ties with US President Barack Obama. He also wants USA counterterrorism forces to leave his country's south, saying their presence was inflaming restiveness among minority Muslims. The trip could signal a transformation in a relationship dogged in recent years by mistrust over rival territorial claims in the South China Sea, and could ...

Author: 0 Crowd gathers to pray for hospitalised Thai king, PM to meet prince

The heir apparent is King Bhumibol's only son, 63-year-old Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn, a military officer partly trained and educated in Australia, who the king designated crown prince in 1972. Gen. Sansern Kaewkamnerd. Bhumibol's health is a taboo subject and palace officials maintain tight control on news about his condition. "His Majesty the King is the heart of Thailand", said 42-year-old teacher Donnapha Kladbupha.

Author: 0 Israel boards anti-embargo boat in worldwide waters

Organisers said they had lost communication with the activists, but it is believed that the sailboat was taken to the Israeli port of Ashdod. In 2010, a Turkish flotilla led by the Mavi Marmara ship was intercepted by IDF naval commandos.

World Media German intel chief: 1st tip on bomb plot in early September
Author: 0 German intel chief: 1st tip on bomb plot in early September

He is suspected of renting the Chemnitz apartment where al-Bakr was living and ordering materials for him online. Meanwhile, Albakr's Syrian flatmate has been formally remanded in custody as a suspected co-conspirator of a "serious act of violence" while two other of his associates, who had been detained earlier, have been released.

Author: 0 Russian Federation faces Security Council showdown Saturday over Syria

In a message directed at Russia, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said any country that opposes the French measure will "give Bashar al-Assad the possibility of killing even more". Secretary of State John Kerry said Syrian forces hit a hospital overnight, killing 20 people and wounding 100, describing what would be the latest strike by Russian Federation or its ally in Damascus on a civilian target.

World Media Name of Pakistani journalist Cyril Almeida put on ECL
Author: 0 Name of Pakistani journalist Cyril Almeida put on ECL

A prominent journalist has been barred from leaving Pakistan after he reported on a suspected rift between civilian and military leaderships during a crucial meeting in which the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) was told its support for terrorist groups was leaving the country globally isolated.

World Media India expresses apprehensions over Pakistan-Russia military collaboration
Author: 0 India expresses apprehensions over Pakistan-Russia military collaboration

Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Goa from October 14-17 durng which he will attend the BRICS Summit and also hold the 17th India-Russia Annual Summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. On Indo-Russia ties, the envoy said as far as India s relations with Russia are concerned, the two countries share a special and privileged strategic partnership.

World Media Concession on scrutiny could let MPs have a say
Author: 0 Concession on scrutiny could let MPs have a say

May said a two-year period of exit negotiations with European officials would begin once the United Kingdom invokes Article 50 to leave the 28-country bloc. May on Wednesday agreed to hold a Parliamentary debate on the triggering on Article 50 but has not promised a vote. However, towards the end of his appearance, Davis appeared to concede that there would be more involvement for MPs in the Brexit negotiations than previously expected, and sterling fought back.

World Media How The Today Show Addressed Billy Bush's Recent Suspension This Morning
Author: 0 How The Today Show Addressed Billy Bush's Recent Suspension This Morning

Although the Today show shakeup occurred quickly, a source close to the situation tells ET, "The staff is comfortable with how the situation is being handled". "As you can see, Billy Bush is not joining us today ", Roker said in kicking off the 9 a.m. hour of the Today show . The TV show host is also heard egging on Trump, who passed lewd and derogatory comments on women.

World Media Nadal stunned, Murray cruises, Kyrgios slumps in Shanghai
Author: 0 Nadal stunned, Murray cruises, Kyrgios slumps in Shanghai

Rafael Nadal's frustrating 2016 season appears to have come to an end following a loss to Viktor Troicki at the Shanghai Masters and lingering wrist problems. "The motivation is easy, for sure". "But there are still a lot of challenges this year with here, with Basel, Paris, London". The Swiss advanced in an efficient 61 minutes with three breaks of serve and next faces unseeded Gilles Simon after the Frenchman beat Wu Di of China 6-2 6-2.

Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan tells Iraqi leader to 'know his place'

Speaking to Muslim religious leaders from the Balkans and Central Asia, Erdogan said objections from Iraq wouldn't stop Turkey from participating in any operation to free Mosul and rejected the Iraqi premier's demand for a withdrawal. "The Turkish forces that are deployed in Iraq are not there as part of the worldwide coalition and the situation in Bashiqa is a matter for the governments of Iraq and Turkey to resolve", U.S.

Author: 0 Turkey's president tells Iraqi leader to 'know his place'

Abadi has pledged to retake Mosul by the end of the year. Erdogan suggested Turkey could take a similar attitude in Iraq , where expectations are growing of an assault to drive ISIS out of the northern city of Mosul. Erdogan also said Turkey wouldn't withdraw its troops from the base in Bashiqa , adding that it was al-Abadi himself who had asked Ankara to train fighters there back in 2014.

Author: 0 FBI investigates fatal plane crash on busy Connecticut road

The plane reportedly took off from a small flight school in Hartford, and went down on Hartford's Main Street Tuesday afternoon. The student pilot was killed and two people on the ground were hurt. "It tipped to the left and just dropped like a rock". A witness saw the plane fly by his building, and was able to video the plane after it crashed.

Author: 0 Lavrov denies Russian influence over US election

LAVROV: No we did not deny this, they did not prove it. In a sit-down interview with Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov , CNN's Christiane Amanpour brought up the firestorm that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump ignited last week when a videotape was released that showed him bragging about being able to sexually assault women freely because he was a "star".

Author: 0 US Navy Ship Targeted in Failed Missile Attack from Yemen

The destroyer at the time of the missile fire was north of the Bab Al-Mandab Strait, which serves as a gateway for oil tankers headed to Europe through the Suez Canal, the official said. The U.S., however, requires significant analysis before launching strikes on a location where there could be innocent civilians. Most of those ballistic missiles have hit areas far closer to Saudi Arabia's border with Yemen .

Author: 0 Donald Trump hits out at Republicans over lack of support

And I have consistently rejected his offensive rhetoric and behavior. It ends with Rubio looking into the camera and saying in Spanish "I'm Marco Rubio and I approve this message because, you know me". "But I do not want Hillary Clinton to be our next President", the father of four went on to say. An NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll released Monday found that two-thirds of registered Republican voters surveyed nationally said GOP candidates for Congress should continue to back Trump.

World Media Muslims Must Report When They See Something
Author: 0 Muslims Must Report When They See Something

However, rather than taking to social media in outrage, one Muslim American professor tried a different tactic to get his point across. loaded humor. It is "dangerous to be engaging in this sort of demagogic rhetoric", she said. "The reason they blame Russian Federation because they think they're trying to tarnish me with Russian Federation". Former Attorney General Eric Holder, who served under President Barack Obama , wrote on Twitter: "In the United States of America we do not ...

World Media RNC Chair: No Woman Should Ever Be Described In Terms Trump Used
Author: 0 RNC Chair: No Woman Should Ever Be Described In Terms Trump Used

It does not have a set agenda, according to the Politico report . "The headline from that call I'm told by a source on it (the RNC committee) is that nothing is changing", CNN's Dana Bash said. Priebus said there was never an intention to permanently halt their mail program, but that they stopped it for "one to two days" so they could determine messaging.