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World Media White House sees defections on Russian Federation
Author: 0 White House sees defections on Russian Federation

On calls to probe Trump's ties to Russia following media reports that his campaign aides and allies were in frequent contact with Russian intelligence officials during the presidential campaign, Paul said the effort was driven by "hysteria".

Author: 0 Iran says ready to help establish security and peace in Karabakh

Meanwhile the Armenian army attempted sabotage in the village of Talysh, but its soldiers who were trying to approach the Azerbaijani positions were repelled, another statement by Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said. The conflict between the two South Caucasus countries began in 1988 when Armenia made territorial claims against Azerbaijan . The video showed five silhouettes of bodies left in the no-man's land and accompanying text identified several of them.

Author: 0 Germany's Merkel ready to meet French frontrunner Macron

Conservative Fillon had been seen as the most likely candidate to face off against extreme-right leader Marine Le Pen in upcoming elections before he became embroiled in the scandal in which he is accused of paying hundreds of thousands of euros to family members for work they did not do.

World Media Democrats choose Tom Perez as party chairman
Author: 0 Democrats choose Tom Perez as party chairman

While there was a lot of talk about "resistance" at this weekend's DNC meeting in Atlanta , Georgia, Perez told Chuck Todd on "Meet The Press" that he feels the president "hasn't proposed anything but chaos and carnage". But first, what does the DNC chair even do? "We're excited", he said after Perez was chosen Saturday. Outgoing Democratic Party chief Donna Brazile called on her successor to stand up to Trump at every turn and to lead the party in a full "investigation into the ...

World Media Trump to boycott White House correspondents' dinner
Author: 0 Trump to boycott White House correspondents' dinner

Trump announced his decision on Saturday afternoon in a tweet. Please wish everyone well and have a great evening!' Trump sent his best to those who still planned to attend on Twitter . The dinner is a traditionally lighthearted affair, celebrities mixing with journalists at tables and comedians "roasting" the president of the day, as Stephen Colbert did to George W Bush in an infamous speech from 2006 .

World Media Mass grave said to contain 4000 bodies discovered near Mosul, Iraq
Author: 0 Mass grave said to contain 4000 bodies discovered near Mosul, Iraq

The operation to retake Iraq's second largest city was officially launched in October past year, and in January its eastern half was declared "fully liberated ". Staff Sgt. Sung Kim said usually an Iraqi liaison officer will pass on information that his men can see the auto bomb moving toward them. The BBC's Quentin Sommerville, who is embedded in the area with federal police, said this next stage of the battle would be even tougher, as the streets are narrow and the area is more heavily ...

Author: 0 Terror attacks: Paris Mayor hits back at Donald Trump's remarks

And in a veiled allusion to France's far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, Clooney added: "I think you guys have some of the same issues here so ... For years, every year during the summer, he would go to Paris. Paris? I don't go there anymore, Paris is no longer Paris , ' " Trump said , citing his friend who he described as " a very, very substantial guy ".

World Media Fox News Invites Fake Swedish Defense Advisor to Clarify Trump's Remarks
Author: 0 Fox News Invites Fake Swedish Defense Advisor to Clarify Trump's Remarks

There's just one problem : Officials in Sweden have no idea who this guy is. "We are unable to socially integrate these people", he said. After stumped Swedish officials contacted the White House to find out what had happened, Trump clarified that he had been watching Fox the previous night and listened to a conservative filmmaker talk about rising crime rates and immigrants.

World Media $1.2 Million In Weed Found In Old Cold War Bunker
Author: 0 $1.2 Million In Weed Found In Old Cold War Bunker

Six men, aged between 15 and 45, have been arrested following the raid on RGHQ Chilmark in Wiltshire, which was constructed to house and protect government officials and dignitaries in the event of a nuclear attack. However, blast doors remained in place, along with security features which meant the bunker was "almost completely impenetrable" for police officers.

Author: 0 Warren Buffett criticises Wall Street as Apple investment pays off

Operating earnings, which exclude some investment results, were $2,665 a share, compared with the average $2,717 estimate of three analysts surveyed by Bloomberg. Jain joined Berkshire in 1986, and Buffett put him in charge of National Indemnity's small, struggling reinsurance operation. Berkshire's airline investments suggest that Buffett has overcome his two-decade aversion to the sector after an unhappy - though, he has said, profitable - investment in US Air Group.

World Media Kansas shooter asked T'gana engineers if they were illegal immigrants
Author: 0 Kansas shooter asked T'gana engineers if they were illegal immigrants

The shooting incident comes at a time when hate crimes and acts of bigotry have risen notably in America after President Donald Trump came to power. The US Embassy in Delhi decried the shooting. "I was always concerned: 'Are we doing the right thing staying in the United States of America?' But he always assured me good things happen to good people".

Author: 0 Police shoot man who 'drove into people' in German city of Heidelberg

He managed to injure three people before being shot and subdued by police as he fled toward Bergheimer Street. While he was being arrested police shot him, leaving him seriously injured. In the video, posted on Twitter, police officers can be seen surrounding the suspect who is largely obscured by a parked police vehicle. Attacks with vehicles are a sensitive topic to many Germans.

Author: 0 Jodie Foster and Michael J Fox speak at rally for immigration rights

David Miliband, president and CEO of the International Rescue Committee, said the money will go toward funding programs that aid refugees in the process of resettling in the United States, as well international programs that help people in the greatest need.

World Media 'Country Over Party': Dershowitz to Leave Dems If Ellison Elected DNC Chair
Author: 0 'Country Over Party': Dershowitz to Leave Dems If Ellison Elected DNC Chair

Perez served as Labor Secretary from 2013 to 2017 under the second Barack Obama administration. The chair campaign was uncharted territory as Democrats face a power deficit not seen in nine decades. Keith Ellison of Minnesota. And so far, Democratic leaders said, people are calling local party headquarters and volunteering to help. Progressive activists said the outcome would be representative of their standing within the party.

Author: 0 Pope Francis Slams Hypocrite Christians, Suggests Atheists Are Better

Also in his remarks, Pope Francis spoke of the Torah as a building-block of community - the worldwide Jewish community and the Christian community. "That is a double life ", Reuters reported , citing a Vatican Radio transcript. Because he was addressing Catholics, the Pope referred to the Catholic faithful, but he was clearly addressing all of the phony Christians and may as well have called out America's religious right, and their Republican facilitators, by name.

World Media Jayalalithaa's niece floats MGR-Amma-Deepa forum
Author: 0 Jayalalithaa's niece floats MGR-Amma-Deepa forum

Deepa recalled that she used to visit Jayalalithaa every year on her birthday to seek her blessings. In 1982, when MGR was chief minister, Jayalalithaa joined the AIADMK, the party he founded. Sasikala recalled that Jayalalithaa had united the party post the death of its founder M G Ramachandran in 1987, later tactfully steering it through various challenges and said the late leader was known for her "love, compassion and hardwork".

World Media More US Troops May Be Sent Into Syria To Fight ISIS
Author: 0 More US Troops May Be Sent Into Syria To Fight ISIS

The review and subsequent recommendations will address "not only core ISIS in Iraq and Syria" but also include civilian and possibly military options to engage the group's growing presence in Afghanistan, Southeast Asia and elsewhere, Pentagon spokesman Capt.

Author: 0 Pro Golfer Spills the Beans on Trump's Golf Game

McIlroy, who has won four majors and is the World No. 3 , told No Laying Up he accepted an invitation to play with the president at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Florida, despite recovering from a stress fracture in his rib.

World Media Video show DUI suspect doing cartwheels during sobriety test
Author: 0 Video show DUI suspect doing cartwheels during sobriety test

The officer gave her one more chance to walk in a straight line - warning her not to do another cartwheel. When police located her auto, they say she appeared to be passed out behind the wheel. Appearing to be intoxicated, officers asked to her perform a sobriety test. The officers asked her to open her mouth and show she was not chewing gum, food or candy ― items that might affect the accuracy of the breath test.

World Media China continues 'steady pattern' of S.China Sea militarization
Author: 0 China continues 'steady pattern' of S.China Sea militarization

The Trump administration has called island-building by China illegal in the past, and one USA official that spoke to Reuters said that the construction of missile housing structures could be considered a military escalation. China claims most of the waters of the South China Sea. Military vehicles carrying HQ-9 third-generation surface-to-air defense missiles drive past Tiananmen Gate during a 2015 military parade in Beijing .

Author: 0 Why Verizon Is Still Buying Yahoo Despite Major Data Breaches

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued a filing last month indicating it plans to investigate whether Yahoo could have disclosed its two enormous data breaches sooner. The new terms also assign Yahoo with half the cash liabilities that might result from any investigations or lawsuits connected to the security breaches at Yahoo.

Author: 0 Players to face life bans if found guilty of spot-fixing: PCB

Feb.24 (ANI): Issuing a stern statement, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has said that the players found guilty in the recent match fixing scandal in the ongoing Pakistan Super League (PSL) will be handed over life bans.

World Media DA vows to oppose any attempt to appeal court ruling on ICC
Author: 0 DA vows to oppose any attempt to appeal court ruling on ICC

But the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) argued that the government had to first seek parliamentary approval. The Republic of South Africa, in exercising its global relations with heads of state of foreign countries, particularly heads of state of foreign countries in which serious conflicts occur or have occurred, is hindered by the Implementation of the Rome Statute of the worldwide Criminal Court Act, 2002, which together with the Rome Statute of the worldwide Criminal Court compel ...

World Media DMK on Hunger Strike Ahead of Madras HC Ruling on Trust Vote
Author: 0 DMK on Hunger Strike Ahead of Madras HC Ruling on Trust Vote

The party had also suggested the alternative to postpone the trust vote by a week. Days before, DMK had appealed Tamil Nadu Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao to "nullify" the vote of confidence won by Edappadi K. DMK had on February 20 filed a petition in Madras High Court challenging the trust vote. According to Stalin, the AIADMK legislators belonging to the now jailed VK Sasikala camp were brought to the assembly from a resort "under tight security and they appeared to be under constant threat".

World Media Demand to use 'Ivanka' for business rises in China
Author: 0 Demand to use 'Ivanka' for business rises in China

Among the applications are a Beijing- based company that provides weight loss services, cosmetics and nutritional supplements (10 applications), a brand of sanitary napkins, and a range of other products including wallpaper and alcohol. In May a year ago, the company filed another seven applications for jewellery, bags and other products, according to the trademark office website. AChinese shoe company spent years pumping out shoes with Michael Jordan's photo and name in Chinese before a ...

World Media Arizona impact unclear as JC Penney closes stores
Author: 0 Arizona impact unclear as JC Penney closes stores

Penney's locations. The store closures represent between 13 and 14 percent of the company's retail portfolio and less than 5 percent of annual sales. Sales at existing stores fell 0.7%. "While many pure play e-commerce companies are experiencing dramatically increasing fulfillment costs, we are pleased with the double digit growth of jcpenney.com and how leveraging our brick and mortar locations is enabling us to offset the last-mile delivery cost".

World Media Xenophobia: What it says about South Africa
Author: 0 Xenophobia: What it says about South Africa

Despite the assurance by the South African government to clamp down on lawless acts by citizens, the attacks started nationwide in 2015 against immigrants. "There are foreigners, including many Nigerians that are law abiding and are contributing to the economic development of South Africa". " In science they say you use malaria to cure malaria, now you use madness to cure their madness, and that is why we are advising them to leave Nigerian soil before 48 hours ".

World Media Trump taps military strategist as national security adviser
Author: 0 Trump taps military strategist as national security adviser

Military Academy at West Point, Lt. Gen. Robert Caslen. His book, " Dereliction of Duty ", published in 1997, takes a deep dive into the behind-the-scenes actions and inactions by the Joint Chiefs of Staff during the Johnson administration's execution of the war in Vietnam.

Author: 0 EU Renews Sanctions on Mugabe as Zimbabwe President Turns 93

The nonagenarian, who has been president of Zimbabwe since 1980, has previously stated his support for Donald Trump and his opposition for Hillary Clinton. While Mugabe said he wasn't grooming a successor, he sees no reason why his wife shouldn't participate in politics and described her as "well-seasoned" with "a very strong character".

World Media Oil prices up but gains pared after seventh straight stock build
Author: 0 Oil prices up but gains pared after seventh straight stock build

While the build was smaller than forecast, stockpiles at key storage facilities are at record highs. Markets may be in for a lull until President Donald Trump's highly anticipated address to Congress on February 28. Considering some of the headwinds, it's not so much the size of the total position that bothers some market watchers, but rather the percentage of all Brent futures and options that are concentrated in investors' hands, rather than those of traders or producers and consumers.

Author: 0 Accused Killer of Teacher, Beauty Queen Tara Grinstead Appears in Court

Ricketson did say new developments surfaced in recent days and will be shared with the news media Thursday afternoon. It is expected that we will learn the formal charges Duke will face in connection with the murder of Grinstead and possibly additional details about how investigators intend to prove he in fact killed the beauty queen.

Author: 0 Daesh Announces Withdrawal From Syria's Al Bab

The statement, published by the semi-official Anadolu news agency, did not specify where the Turkish soldier was killed, but indicated that it occurred during an operation against IS in northern Syria, when a mine detonated during a de-mining operation, in which two other soldiers were wounded.