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Author: 0 The Gov. Christie cellphone mystery ends: His lawyer has it

The phone is relevant because a former aide said she texted with the governor during testimony by bridge officials to a legislative committee, they say. It dogged Christie's failed bid for the Republican presidential nomination but apparently hasn't hurt his standing with presumptive nominee Donald Trump.

World Media Keating launches attack on Howard over Iraq
Author: 0 Keating launches attack on Howard over Iraq

But he told the BBC senior U.S. officials thought it was a "waste of time". In the report, finally published seven years after the inquiry began and 13 years after British and USA troops invaded Iraq, Chilcot concluded that Britain's military role in Iraq went "badly wrong " and "ended a long way from success".

Author: 0 Louisiana man's family doesn't want death to be 'race thing'

Police arrested at least three protesters who initially moved off the sidewalk, and also threatened to arrest a group of teenage girls who were picking up the bottles and other trash from the street. "If we know our history, we realize that every great movement didn't start with government", said Sharon Weston Broome, a former state senator. Both Sterling and Garner were black men who were manhandled by police outside of a convenience store and whose last moments were captured on camera.

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia Arrests 19 Pakistani, Saudi Suspects In July 4 Attacks

Suicide bombers hit three Saudi cities on Monday in apparently coordinated attacks that targeted Prophet's mosque in Medina, the United States consulate in Jeddah and Shiite worshippers in Qatif, jolting the kingdom as people prepared to break their fast on the penultimate day of the holy month of Ramadan.

World Media Chechen terrorist plotted bomb attack on Istanbul airport
Author: 0 Chechen terrorist plotted bomb attack on Istanbul airport

Officials have said the three attackers from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan entered Turkey a month ago from the IS stronghold of Raqqa in Syria. McCaul said his information on the alleged planner came from Turkish intelligence. That same year, he resurfaced in an Islamic State video as the commander of the group's Chechen battalion in Syria. No group had claimed responsibility more than 12 hours after the attack, which began around 9h50 pm (18h50 GMT) on Tuesday.

Author: 0 Labour membership rises by 100000 as leadership battle continues

Earlier, Ms Eagle made clear she was ready to mount a leadership challenge if Mr Corbyn did not step down. Kinnock said he had not meant to speak, but that he was provoked by Corbyn supporter Dennis Skinner who accused MPs of thinking they were more important than members.

World Media Digvijaya faces flak for lauding Zakir Naik, Congress defends Singh
Author: 0 Digvijaya faces flak for lauding Zakir Naik, Congress defends Singh

The former Mumbai top cop said, "When I was Mumbai commissioner of police, I had made a detailed report on the suspicious activities of controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik and forwarded it to union government". Meanwhile, there seems to be more trouble for the televangelist, as his institution, Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) has now come under the scanner of the Home Ministry for alleged misuse of foreign funds to finance radical activities.

World Media Trump and Cruz bury the hatchet
Author: 0 Trump and Cruz bury the hatchet

Duffy has been perhaps the most supportive of Trump among the state's six Republicans in Congress. Trump arrived with his daughter Ivanka and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, to meet behind closed doors with House Republicans, his first such meeting with the full House GOP conference.

World Media NATO leaders wary of Russian intentions
Author: 0 NATO leaders wary of Russian intentions

Vance said he couldn't say how long they would stay. Is a new Cold War in the offing? "We chose to ask our military planners to provide advice for our defense ministers in October, to look into whether we can or how we can increase our presence not only on land...

World Media Trump quips about winning in November - and not serving as president
Author: 0 Trump quips about winning in November - and not serving as president

Newt Gingrich, one of the top contenders to be Trump's running mate, said black Americans are "substantially more likely to end up in a situation where the police don't respect you and you could easily get killed". I think we're moving in the right direction. Sen. Sasse is a dogged, long-time opponent of Trump , and called him a "megalomaniac strongman" on the Senate floor last December.

World Media UN Chief Slams Israel as Netanyahu Approves West Bank Settlement Extension
Author: 0 UN Chief Slams Israel as Netanyahu Approves West Bank Settlement Extension

Israeli troops were in the Qalandiya refugee camp to demolish the homes of the families of two Palestinians - Issa Assaf and Annan Hammed - who stabbed and killed an Israeli near Jerusalem's Old City on December 23. In course of the raids Sunday, six Palestinians , including the sister of the attacker, were arrested by Israeli forces. In its report, the Quartet also questioned Israel's commitment to the two-state solution following its policy of increasing settlement construction.

World Media Trump gets testy with Flake at GOP meeting
Author: 0 Trump gets testy with Flake at GOP meeting

But at the meeting with Cruz Thursday morning, the Texas Republican said there was "no discussion of any endorsement". The Dardanelle Republican, who has been mentioned as a possible Trump vice presidential pick in recent weeks, has said he is not being vetted for the job.

World Media 5 soldiers killed in shooting in S Sudan capital
Author: 0 5 soldiers killed in shooting in S Sudan capital

Dak said Machar was called to President Kiir's office by the President for a Presidency meeting to discuss the clashes which occurred between their forces on Thursday evening. The UN leader also expressed concern that the violence was spreading to other areas "which could lead to the dramatic deterioration of the security situation across the country".

World Media UN's Ban urges resolution of sea disputes on China trip
Author: 0 UN's Ban urges resolution of sea disputes on China trip

The previous president refused to hold direct talks, and likened China's expansionist efforts in the sea to Nazi Germany's march in parts of Europe ahead of World War II. "The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea provides that sovereign countries have their sovereign right to make these declarations on optional exceptions".

Author: 0 Anger over chilcot report as hammond faces questioning by mps

But he insisted that he did what he thought was the "right thing" at the time and he still believed Iraq was "better off" without Saddam Hussein , the British broadcaster said. I made the decision in good faith on the information I had at the time. US State Department spokesman John Kirby declined to comment when asked about Chilcot report by the Sputnik news agency.

Author: 0 Iraq dismisses top Baghdad security officials after bombing

ISIS was quick to claim credit for this, just one of many massive ISIS attacks around the world in recent weeks. At least 20 people were killed and 50 others wounded in an attack on a Shi'ite mausoleum north of Baghdad late on July 7, Iraqi officials said.

World Media Black Lives Matter condemns Dallas shootings, plans protests
Author: 0 Black Lives Matter condemns Dallas shootings, plans protests

Black Lives Matter condemned the violence in the Dallas attack , calling it a tragedy not just for those affected but the nation as well. In December 2014, the president of New York's Patrolman's Benevolent Association blamed protesters and Mayor Bill de Blasio for creating an anti-police climate after a drifter named Ismaaiyl Brinsley fatally shot two New York City police officers as they sat in their patrol vehicle.

World Media Jeremy Corbyn is winning the battle for leading the Labour Party
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn is winning the battle for leading the Labour Party

A shadow cabinet source has said that any leadership challenge could be postponed until after Mr Watson reports on his talks at a meeting of the parliamentary party on Monday. Then it adds: "This ward calls on insert name of MP here to apologise for having voted for the war and calls on all other Labour MPs who voted in favour to do likewise".

World Media Father of restaurant attacker: Other Bangladeshi men missing
Author: 0 Father of restaurant attacker: Other Bangladeshi men missing

The video began with pictures of recent attacks in Paris, Brussels and Orlando in the United States that the Middle East-based militants have claimed. Babul urged the government to take these cases seriously and give them importance. "All our concerned units are working tirelessly", said deputy inspector general of police Shahidur Rahman.

World Media Leaders of Black Lives Matter condemn violence in Dallas
Author: 0 Leaders of Black Lives Matter condemn violence in Dallas

A new Black Lives Matter Chapter has just started up in Fargo-Moorhead. "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice", said Google in its statement, with the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter. "He said he was upset about the recent police shootings. The suspect stated he wanted to kill white people, especially white officers", Brown said. Two civilians also were hurt, but police appeared to be the prime targets.

Author: 0 Florida Lawmaker Faces 357 Years In Prison On Fraud Charges

But Friday, supporters rallied to her defense outside the federal courthouse in Jacksonville, and some say the charges may not hurt her too much as she runs for re-election. "We will present the other side". Brown and Simmons were accused of soliciting $800,000 in donations for charity and using the money as what one official called a "personal slush fund".

Author: 0 UK Labour's Jeremy Corbyn Says He Regrets Support For Hamas, Hezbollah

A number of senior voices have even warned that the party is at risk of splitting. Eagle, who is tipped as a contender in a leadership contest, said: "The country doesn't have an effective opposition at the moment". They say Mr Corbyn was elected with 60 per cent of the vote and more than 200,000 new members have joined the party since he became leader. In the last two weeks, the party has gained a record-breaking 200,000 new members, according to pro-Corbyn group Momentum .

World Media Obama will travel to Dallas early next week
Author: 0 Obama will travel to Dallas early next week

It follows a raft of other decisions made during the last 22 months to increase NATO's ability to face Russian Federation and other new security challenges, including tripling the size of the alliance Response Force to 40,000 and formation of a highly nimble Spearhead Force that can start to move within days.

World Media China releases assistant to rights lawyer after 1 year
Author: 0 China releases assistant to rights lawyer after 1 year

A human rights legal assistant targeted in China's mass crackdown a year ago has published a letter of repentance on Weibo following her release from detention, saying that she was used as a pawn by "foreign organisations". "This is a really serious problem, and it has put those who are being persecuted in a position of complete powerlessness", Ma said. The authorities were also swift in unleashing a propaganda war against the lawyers, using state media, accusing the Fengrui law firm in ...

Author: 0 PLO slams Israel for building 800 settler homes around Jerusalem

Ban said that " settlements are illegal under global law" and called on the Israeli government to "halt and reverse such decisions in the interest of peace and a just final status agreement". The assailants were shot and killed by Israeli guards during the attack. · The Palestinian Authority should act decisively and take all steps within its capacity to cease incitement to violence and strengthen ongoing efforts to combat terrorism, including by clearly condemning all acts of terrorism.

Author: 0 Family of Man Killed by Police Denounces Violence

He was asking them: 'What'd I do wrong? "We're bearing the same shoes right now", McMillon said in an interview with The Associated Press on Friday. Shot and killed with his fiancé and a four-year-old girl in the same auto that the officer intentionally and recklessly fired four bullets into. By dawn Wednesday, protesters and friends had created a makeshift memorial to Sterling on the white folding tables and folding chair he had used to sell homemade music compilations on CDs.

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn opponents hold off challenge to allow talks

The Parliamentary Labour Party have made their views very clear. As the Conservative Party nears resolving the divisions caused by the European Union referendum, the impasse in the Labour party continues with embattled leader Jeremy Corbyn making it clear on Friday he will not resign.

Author: 0 Spain: 1 man gored, 7 injured in Pamplona bull run

People fearless Pamplona's narrow streets racing with six bulls for 930-yards until they reach the city's famous bull ring. Wearing little more than bull horns and underwear and holding a sign which read "Pamplona: Bloodbath for Bulls" 25-year-old Loretta Hope from Redditch joined 75 others at the protest.

World Media Korea's submarine-launched missile test fails
Author: 0 Korea's submarine-launched missile test fails

Defense Department said emphatically that THAAD will be "focused exclusively on North Korean nuclear and missile threats and would not be directed towards any third party nations". "This decision was a sovereign choice of the South Korean government and will provide further protection for alliance forces and the ROK population against North Korea's ballistic missiles forces in the years ahead", he said.

Author: 0 'Successful' Fundraising, Rakes in $51 Million in June

That low number prompted widespread concern among Republicans that the NY businessman, a newcomer to politics, would be unable to compete with Democrat Hillary Clinton's massive fundraising operation. In a statement, Trump touted that he had given an additional $3.8m to his campaign, raising his total contributions for the cycle to $55m. Also Read: No E-Mail Charges for Hillary Clinton - What Else Ya Got, Trump? "The social media graphic used this weekend was not created by the ...

Author: 0 Mideast Quartet blames Palestinians for incitement, Israel for settlement expansion

A two-state solution continues to be the "only way to achieve an enduring peace" in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict but current trends are "imperiling" its viability, the Middle East Quarter said in a report released Friday. It condemned the "continuing violence, terrorist attacks against civilians, and incitement to violence" on the Palestinian side, and the "continuing policy of settlement construction and expansion, designation of land for exclusive Israeli use, and denial of Palestinian ...

World Media Labour party membership: More than 100000 people join since Corbyn coup
Author: 0 Labour party membership: More than 100000 people join since Corbyn coup

But if no resolution is found Angela Eagle, the former shadow business secretary, or Owen Smith, former shadow work and pensions secretary, are set to launch a challenge to Mr Corbyn's leadership. In the wake of the failure of this latest attempt to break the deadlock, Labour sources said that union leaders had "reached out" to Mr Watson to see if they could find a negotiated settlement.