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Global News Trump, Putin and the case of the missing question
Author: 0 Trump, Putin and the case of the missing question

Just last week, the president twice said "no" when ABC News' Cecilia Vega asked if he believed Russia was still targeting the U.S. Such as response would seem to contradict the president's Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats who had recently warned that "the warning lights are blinking red again" when it came to the threat of Russian cyber attacks.

Author: 0 White House bars CNN correspondent from open press event

On Thursday, Fox News is on pool duty. Journalists will be watching to see if Wednesday's action by the White House was a one-off, or the start of a new and even more hostile stance toward the press corps. President Donald Trump: "Thank you very much". The show of solidarity was welcomed by many members of the public. Smith read statements of protest from CNN and the White House Correspondents' Association, and then aired video of White House deputy chief of staff for ...

Global News Trump delays next Putin meeting until after 'Russia witch hunt is over'
Author: 0 Trump delays next Putin meeting until after 'Russia witch hunt is over'

USA intelligence agencies have concluded that Moscow interfered to sway the vote toward Trump , and a special counsel is investigating whether Trump's campaign worked with the Russians. Pompeo urged senators to look beyond Mr. Trump's own words and instead pay attention to what the administration does on the ground. Pompeo replied by saying that some of Trump's comments "actually achieve important policy outcomes", but the administration should be judged by its actions rather than the ...

Global News GOP Lawmakers Launch Bid to Impeach Rod Rosenstein
Author: 0 GOP Lawmakers Launch Bid to Impeach Rod Rosenstein

Congressmen Jim Jordan of OH and Mark Meadows of North Carolina were joined by nine other members of their caucus on Wednesday following a meeting with Justice Department officials. "When you find some problem with production and questions, it doesn't mean I'm personally concealing something from you", Rosenstein replied when Rep.

Global News South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa welcomes PM Modi
Author: 0 South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa welcomes PM Modi

Survé said the three achievements he hoped could be accomplished by the end of this week's summit include a visa-free regime for bona fide business travellers, technology transfer between the BRICS countries for business and the creation of a BRICS rating agency.

Global News Full Brexit deal with European Union by March will be a challenge - Raab
Author: 0 Full Brexit deal with European Union by March will be a challenge - Raab

Mr Robbins denied both suggestions, telling Mr Mackinlay "I honestly don't recognise the picture you are painting" and insisting to Mr Bone "there was never a second secret white paper". The UK could refuse to pay its £39 billion divorce bill to Brussels if it does not get a trade deal, Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab has signalled.

Global News North Korea begins dismantling rocket test site
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Those moves were widely seen symbolic gestures ahead of the Singapore summit. "I simply don't believe North Korea has made this choice" she said at the panel at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), where she is an adviser to the think-tank's International Security Programme.

Global News Tawarneh says 'Jewish nation-state' law exposes Israel's 'racism'
Author: 0 Tawarneh says 'Jewish nation-state' law exposes Israel's 'racism'

The legislation further states that a "united Jerusalem" is the country's capital and that Hebrew is its official language, stripping Arabic of its earlier designation as an official language while recognizing its " special status ". Arab citizens account for some 17.5 per cent of Israel's more than eight million population and have long complained of discrimination. For Ofran, "This nation-state law is not about ensuring Jewish rights; it is about dominance over a marginalised minority".

Global News Cooler, more comfortable weather on the way
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As a low pressure system remains nearby, more scattered showers and storms will pop up on Monday , Tuesday , and Wednesday with highs in the mid/upper 80s, lows near 70º. Next weekend: Rain chances look to be back on the rise for Saturday and Sunday . Temperatures will drop into the low to mid 80s under sunny skies.

Global News Shahid Afridi's daughters' message for Imran Khan from Dubai
Author: 0 Shahid Afridi's daughters' message for Imran Khan from Dubai

Israrullah Khan Gandapur, a younger brother of the PTI politician and former law minister in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, was also killed in a suicide attack in 2013. The latest bombing is the fifth terror incident that targeted the election rallies in Pakistan. Its biggest challenger is the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, led by former national cricket captain Khan.

Global News Satellite photos show North Korea ‘dismantling rocket launch site’
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It's the first sign that North Korea may be razing some of its facilities associated with its nuclear and missile programs. After the summit, Trump had declared the North Korean nuclear threat was effectively over, and U.S. "A peace treaty or end-of-war declaration is harder to undo". It was reported to have been established in 2008 and has research facilities nearby for missile development as well as a tower that can support ballistic missiles.

Global News Donald Trump hits back at Iran with explosive threat
Author: 0 Donald Trump hits back at Iran with explosive threat

Iran has met protests with security forces and violence time and time again, but the unrest has continued on a regular basis throughout 2018. President Trump repeatedly criticized Iran and the nuclear deal during his first foreign trip as previous year.

Global News Toronto shooting: Two dead, 13 injured
Author: 0 Toronto shooting: Two dead, 13 injured

One person is dead and 13 people are injured after a gunman opened fire in the middle of the street late Sunday in Toronto . Homicide is taking the lead on the situation now and Saunders has said that the additional police presence in the area did work to their advantage in response time.

Global News Jerusalem BLASTS TARGETS in Gaza After 'Shooting Incident — ISRAEL UNLEASHED
Author: 0 Jerusalem BLASTS TARGETS in Gaza After 'Shooting Incident — ISRAEL UNLEASHED

On Saturday, Israel pounded Hamas targets in its largest bombardment campaign since the 2014 war, as Gaza militants fired dozens of rockets toward Israel. "Any reasonable person who sees the... farmland that has been scorched [by incendiary kites and balloons] understands the intolerable nature of the situation", he told a group of Israelis living near the Gaza-Israel buffer zone.

Global News Mueller will show that Trump is in Putin's pocket
Author: 0 Mueller will show that Trump is in Putin's pocket

With that, Trump declared the contretemps over, insisting, "I think that probably clarifies things pretty good by itself". The White House said on Wednesday that Trump would meet with his team about U.S officials being questioned by Russian Federation.

Global News BJP gearing up for PM Modi’s rally in North Karnataka
Author: 0 BJP gearing up for PM Modi’s rally in North Karnataka

The Modi government is expected to have a smooth sailing when it faces the first no-confidence motion in four years in the Lok Sabha . After first deciding to support the government on Thursday afternoon, then pulling back the same evening, and finally deciding to boycott the motion and the vote entirely, the party's swings reflects its complicated relationship with the BJP.

Global News US President lists Russia, EU, China as 'foes' ahead of Putin summit
Author: 0 US President lists Russia, EU, China as 'foes' ahead of Putin summit

The U.S. has no extradition treaty with Moscow and can't compel Russian Federation to hand over citizens, and a provision in Russia's constitution prohibits extraditing its citizens to foreign countries. "But - and this may be wrong - but they had much stronger defenses", Trump said . "We have a lot of good things to talk about", said Trump . The meeting in Finland was the first stand-alone summit between the two leaders.

Global News Controversial law cements Israel's status as a Jewish state
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the new law marked a "pivotal moment in the annals of Zionism and the state of Israel". Eugene Kontorovich, worldwide law director at the Kohelet Policy Forum, a conservative Jerusalem think tank, defended the bill, arguing it 'is similar to provisions in many Western democratic constitutions, which provide for an official language and national character that reflects the majority of the population'.

Global News Trump Backtracks, Says He Misspoke in Helsinki Summit With Putin
Author: 0 Trump Backtracks, Says He Misspoke in Helsinki Summit With Putin

And then, because he apparently couldn't help himself , "Could be other people also. A lot of people out there", the president said. "There was no collusion at all". Putin and Trump sat down in Helsinki for a historic meeting in which they held four hours of talks between Moscow and Washington . In addition, the president went much further than he had when he was standing right next to Russian President Vladimir Putin earlier this week, telling CBS that Putin was personally responsible ...

Global News The ball and t-shirt Ovechkin: Putin and trump exchanged
Author: 0 The ball and t-shirt Ovechkin: Putin and trump exchanged "sports" gifts

The summit, which was controversial to begin with, came just three days after Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein indicted 12 Russian nationals for conspiring to interfere in the 2016 presidential election - including the hackings of the Democratic National Committee, Hillary Clinton campaign employee's emails and state election systems.

Author: 0 What Trump Thinks Of Queen Elizabeth II After Meeting Monarch

It seems like everybody wants me to ", he was quoted in the Mail on Sunday as saying. Trump said he did not see any Democrat who could beat him: 'I don't see anybody. During an uproarious trip to Europe, Mr Trump has harangued members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military alliance, scolded Germany for its dependence on Russian energy, and shocked Britain by publicly criticising Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy.

Global News 'Putin understands power:' Sullivan discusses Helsinki meeting
Author: 0 'Putin understands power:' Sullivan discusses Helsinki meeting

Instead, he wanted to know where the server was that was hacked, and where all of Hillary Clinton's missing emails were. House Speaker Paul Ryan delivered a strongly worded statement , saying there's "no question" that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 presidential election, and noting that US intelligence agencies and a House panel agreed.

Global News United States indicts Russian intel officers ahead of Trump-Putin meet
Author: 0 United States indicts Russian intel officers ahead of Trump-Putin meet

Rosenstein said at the time that the Russians had waged "information warfare" against the U.S. during the 2016 campaign, with the aim of "spreading distrust towards the candidates and the political system in general". Around August 15 of 2016, while "posing as Guccifer 2.0", the hackers "wrote to a person who was in regular contact with senior members of the presidential campaign of Donald J.

Global News Korea, US hold talks on war dead repatriation
Author: 0 Korea, US hold talks on war dead repatriation

Trump called the drills "provocative" after a historic meeting with North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong Un last month and argued the US would "save a fortune by not doing war games" in a tweet. Friday's ceremony in Seoul was attended by US Forces Korea Commander Vincent Brooks; South Korea's defense minister, Song Young-moo; and relatives of South Korean soldier Yun Gyeong-hyeok, who received his remains.

Global News Cops accused of using app to decide on arrest in Georgia
Author: 0 Cops accused of using app to decide on arrest in Georgia

When the pair pulled Webb over, the woman explained that she was late for work and pleaded with Brown to give her a speeding fine rather than arrest her on the much more serious charge of risky driving. Police officers in Georgia apparently relied on the same trick when it came to deciding whether or not to detain a motorist they've stopped. "I'm appalled that a police officer would trivialize the arrest decision making process with a coin flip", said Chief Grant.

Global News Police investigating paraglider who flew over Trump's Turnberry resort
Author: 0 Police investigating paraglider who flew over Trump's Turnberry resort

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has been booed by protesters while playing golf at the Trump Turnberry golf resort in Scotland, where he is spending the weekend. "I don't think anything will immediately make a change to Donald Trump". The horrific scenes at the Mexican border are just the latest example of his repudiation of decent human values.

Global News Five things we have learned from Donald Trump's visit
Author: 0 Five things we have learned from Donald Trump's visit

She had used the Blenheim black tie dinner with political and business leaders to press Mr Trump on the benefits of a free trade deal after Brexit . Ahead of Trump's visit, the PM said: "There is no stronger alliance than that of our special relationship with the U.S. and there will be no alliance more important in the years ahead.

Global News Graham: Trump Must 'Reject' Any Putin Denials of Election Meddling
Author: 0 Graham: Trump Must 'Reject' Any Putin Denials of Election Meddling

The indictment was announced at nearly exactly the moment that Trump rolled into the quadrangle of Windsor Castle to meet the awaiting Queen Elizabeth II in the symbolic highpoint of his visit to Britain. That is not happening, the White House said. Trump questioned why Barack Obama had not acted on claims of Russian meddling if the Federal Bureau of Investigation had informed the then president ahead of the 2016 election.

Global News Iran says it has no plans to pull out of Syria
Author: 0 Iran says it has no plans to pull out of Syria

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Russian Federation on Wednesday that Israel would not seek to topple Syrian President Bashar al-Assad but that Moscow, his key ally, should encourage Iranian forces to quit Syria, a senior Israeli official said.

Global News China vows to 'fight back' after USA threaten $200bn tariffs on goods
Author: 0 China vows to 'fight back' after USA threaten $200bn tariffs on goods

He spoke Wednesday at China's turn for a regular WTO review of countries' trade policies. "It will also result in retaliatory tariffs, further hurting American workers", a Chamber spokeswoman said. The latest round of import taxes on Chinese goods has a two month public commentary period and the United States administration is being open about the fact that they expect China to discuss the move leading one to wonder if it will actually be imposed.

Global News Video of Man Harassing Woman Over Puerto Rico Shirt Sparks Probe
Author: 0 Video of Man Harassing Woman Over Puerto Rico Shirt Sparks Probe

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to begin removing mega-generators providing backup power at Puerto Rico's power plants as soon as next week, and island officials are concerned this is taking place in the middle of hurricane season. As more police arrive, Irizarry tells them she still doesn't feel safe as the man continues his tirade. Stagner and the Forest Preserves are not the only ones upset by the video, as Puerto Rican Gov.

Global News Man Who Berated Woman In Puerto Rico Shirt Charged With Hate Crime
Author: 0 Man Who Berated Woman In Puerto Rico Shirt Charged With Hate Crime

The intoxicated individual involved in the incident was arrested and charged with assault and disorderly conduct. He is scheduled to appear for a bond hearing Friday. The officer is seen walking away. "People have just as much right to be here as you and, when you're drunk, you don't belong here". Finally an uninvolved bystander, who had been watching the scene unfold, called for more police.

Global News Russians targeted by Mueller includes source of 2016 Florida Democrats leaks
Author: 0 Russians targeted by Mueller includes source of 2016 Florida Democrats leaks

Revealing so much "says just how serious this is, and how important it is to acknowledge that Russian Federation hacked the U.S.to aid Trump and hurt Clinton", Weaver said . The charges come as Mr Mueller continues to investigate potential coordination between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign to influence the presidential election.

Global News Manafort Fails to Win Freedom While Challenging Jail Order
Author: 0 Manafort Fails to Win Freedom While Challenging Jail Order

On Wednesday, U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III directed that Manafort be moved to the Alexandria Detention Center, where the federal courthouse is located, so that he can be closer to his lawyers. He denied Manafort's request to throw out from the trial evidence investigators had obtained from his apartment in Alexandria last July. With the former Trump campaign chief's trial "looming on the horizon" in Alexandria, Va., U.S.

Author: 0 Trump reveals Kim Jong-un's letter in tweet

Earlier Thursday, a diplomatic source here said the USA and North Korea were still in talks to set a date for working-level dialogue over the repatriation of remains of American troops. North Korean officials denounced the meeting at its conclusion, accusing the US of having a "gangster-like" attitude in negotiations. Last week, North Korea accused the USA of using a "gangster-like" tactics to push it towards nuclear disarmament after a fresh round of high-level talks.

Global News 'FBI lover' agent rejects Trump bias charges in stormy hearing
Author: 0 'FBI lover' agent rejects Trump bias charges in stormy hearing

Page's lawyer claimed she "will cooperate with this investigation" even as Page defied the subpoena to appear on Wednesday before the House Judiciary and Oversight and Government Reform Committees. You need to understand that was written late at night, off the cuff, and it was in response to a series of events that included then-candidate Trump insulting the immigrant family of a fallen war hero, and my presumption based on that awful, disgusting behavior that the American population would not ...

Global News First boys emerge from cave
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The dramatic and risky rescue at the Tham Luang cave in the northern province of Chiang Rai was launched on Sunday and four boys were brought out that day. Rescue officials said yesterday was the best day to attempt the escape because water levels at many areas inside the cave were at their lowest in 10 days, rendering most of the escape route "walkable".

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