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Global Media Flags at White House back at full staff after McCain's death
Author: 0 Flags at White House back at full staff after McCain's death

John McCain , Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in Anthem, Ariz. The following day there will be a service at the North Phoenix Baptist Church, where former Vice President Joe Biden will give a tribute. "But it is clear that the summit in Helsinki was a tragic mistake". Karl followed up with Trump in the White House Cabinet Room - while Trump was sitting next to Vice President Mike Pence - but still, no acknowledgment from 45 when it came to McCain.

Global Media Nicky Verstappen murder suspect arrested in isolated area in Spain
Author: 0 Nicky Verstappen murder suspect arrested in isolated area in Spain

Brech is in Spain awaiting extradition to the Netherlands . About a day after Nicky went missing while at a summer camp in 1998, Brech was stopped by military police close to the scene but was not considered a suspect. Police said new digital techniques helped them to develop a DNA profile in 2008, from traces found on Verstappen's clothing, but there had been no match.

Global Media Lane moving away from the state
Author: 0 Lane moving away from the state

Waiakea Uka, located just south of Hilo on the Big Island, has picked up 1,177mm since Wednesday, while Piihonua picked up 1,135mm of rainfall through Saturday morning. Like the Big Island, Maui experienced flooding and landslides. The storm is being ripped apart by the chaotic wind flow around the mountain. The main town of Hilo, with 43,000 people, was flooded Friday with waist-high water.

Global Media Massive 7.1-magnitude quake hits Peru-Brazil border
Author: 0 Massive 7.1-magnitude quake hits Peru-Brazil border

USGS said the natural disaster hit shortly after 0900 GMT, about 140 kilometers west of the Peruvian town of Iberia. The USGS report further added, "This natural disaster occurred within the oceanic lithosphere of the subducted Nazca plate, nearly 1,000 km east of the Peru-Chile Trench".

Global Media The Pope Lands In Ireland, Overshadowed By Church Scandals
Author: 0 The Pope Lands In Ireland, Overshadowed By Church Scandals

The eight included a victim of Catholic priest Tony Walsh, who abused hundreds of children over a period of almost two decades before he was finally cast out of the priesthood and imprisoned. CNN's Vatican analyst John Allen said the Pope's statement on abuse scandals likely will leave survivors disappointed. Critics of the Church have also been preparing for Francis.

Global Media US cuts aid to Palestinians, cites policy differences
Author: 0 US cuts aid to Palestinians, cites policy differences

US President Donald Trump's administration is resorting to "cheap blackmail" against the Palestinians , revealing its true intentions by cutting more than US$200 million in aid for the West Bank and Gaza Strip, senior Palestinian officials said Saturday.

Global Media Australian prime minister ousted in dispute over greenhouse-gas emissions
Author: 0 Australian prime minister ousted in dispute over greenhouse-gas emissions

You deserve better than numerous things our Federal Parliament has served up to you for the past 10 years", wrote Nationals MP Darren Chester, whose party is in coalition with the Liberals. 'Many Australians will be shaking their head in disbelief at what's been done, ' he said. Friday's vote was the second one on his leadership in three days and the culmination of years of what Turnbull asserted was an "insurgency" by opponents aided by right-wing commentators and media outlets, including ...

Global Media Facebook removes 652 pages, groups and accounts linked to Iran, Russia
Author: 0 Facebook removes 652 pages, groups and accounts linked to Iran, Russia

What just happened? Facebook's long-running battle to keep political influence campaigns from foreign governments off its platform is showing no signs of stopping. Facebook has closed down more than 600 accounts and pages due to malicious activity it has linked to the Russian military and Iran in yet more instances of foreign actors infiltrating the social network to spread propaganda.

Global Media New York State to Subpoena Michael Cohen in Trump Foundation Probe
Author: 0 New York State to Subpoena Michael Cohen in Trump Foundation Probe

At one point she even accused CNN of interfering in the 2016 election, something that the campaign she helped run is under investigation for doing. We've got more newsletters we think you'll find interesting. Under most circumstances, prosecutors would soon seek to file charges against Trump. To resign would be to give up his sword and shield, and all of his immunity.

Author: 0 Trump invites legal action from John Brennan over security clearance

On Thursday, 15 former top-level intelligence officials from Democratic and Republican administrations registered their dismay at what they said was an attempt by Trump to stifle free speech. "I think John is subtle like a freight train, and he's going to say what's on his mind". But on Wednesday, one day after the book's release, the White House announced that it revoked former Central Intelligence Agency director John Brennan's security clearance.

Global Media Separated by war, mother sees son for first time in 68 years
Author: 0 Separated by war, mother sees son for first time in 68 years

Crying and talking excitedly, the reunited relatives clasped one another and tried to bridge decades of separation through precious physical contact, pulling out pictures of absent relatives so they could be included in the happy occasion. The emotional reunion came after dozens of elderly South Koreans crossed the heavily fortified border into North Korea to meet temporarily with their relatives.

Global Media British tourist rescued 10 hours after falling from cruise ship in Croatia
Author: 0 British tourist rescued 10 hours after falling from cruise ship in Croatia

The 46-year-old woman, whose name ABC News confirmed as Kay Longstaff, told Croatian TV station HRT in a brief interview after the coast guard returned her to shore, that she was on the back deck when she fell off. Lovro Oreskovic, captain of the Cavtat rescue ship, said they were "extremely happy for saving a human life". In June, the Carnival Glory rescued a crewmember who went overboard from Norwegian Getaway near Cuba.

Global Media Trump insists he has
Author: 0 Trump insists he has "nothing to hide" in Russian Federation probe

Let's try to navigate through this Beltway Hall of Mirrors. According to The New York Times , Mr. McGahn in at least three voluntary interviews with investigators that totalled 30 hours over the past nine months, described Mr. He also said The New York Times leaked the report to get Trump angry with McGahn so he would be willing to testify in the probe. John Dowd, Trump's former lead outside attorney, told Fox News that " Don McGahn was a very strong witness for the president".

Global Media Manafort judge to hold hearing on unsealing juror's names
Author: 0 Manafort judge to hold hearing on unsealing juror's names

The case that Bob Mueller has brought against Paul Manafort has nothing to do with Donald Trump or the 2016 election. This Aug. 7, 2018, courtroom sketch depicts Rick Gates, right, testifying during questioning in the bank fraud and tax evasion trial of Paul Manafort at federal court in Alexandria, Va .

Global Media Pope Francis expresses
Author: 0 Pope Francis expresses "shame and sorrow" over sex abuse by clergy

Pope Francis has been very clear there will be zero tolerance of sexual abuse by the clergy and cover-ups by the church hierarchy. Burke mentioned the "need to comply" with civil law - including the reporting of any abuse against minors, as required by law, and said Pope Francis , the leader of the world's Catholics, understands how "these crimes can shake the faith and spirit of believers".

Global Media Jury in Paul Manafort's Case Asks Judge to Redefine 'Reasonable Doubt'
Author: 0 Jury in Paul Manafort's Case Asks Judge to Redefine 'Reasonable Doubt'

Before leaving for the day Thursday, the jury sent Ellis four questions, including one asking whether he could "redefine" the meaning of " reasonable doubt ", the legal threshold for acquitting a defendant. One question asked for a redefinition of " reasonable doubt ". Much of the money, the government alleges, came from Manafort's lobbying for deposed Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, who was toppled in a popular 2014 uprising in Kyiv before fleeing to exile in Russian Federation.

Global Media Kids found in Colorado oil well may have been strangled, filings suggest
Author: 0 Kids found in Colorado oil well may have been strangled, filings suggest

It wasn't immediately clear if the judge ruled on the motions. The first motion, according to documents, was filed 20 minutes before the autopsies were scheduled to begin. "I'm just hoping right now that she's somewhere safe." he said. Colorado mother Shanann Watts returned from a work trip early Monday excited for what was to come.

Global Media Husband of missing wife, 2 young daughters arrested
Author: 0 Husband of missing wife, 2 young daughters arrested

One of Shanann Watt's friends posted on Facebook saying she left her phone, purse, auto seats and children's medicine at home early Monday morning. "When I came home and then walked in the house, nothing". "I miss them", Watts said of feeding them dinner. It's a stunning reversal for Watts, 33, who was just seen on television begging anyone for help in finding his wife.

Global Media SKorea Troop Reduction Restricted by New Bill
Author: 0 SKorea Troop Reduction Restricted by New Bill

ZTE , the fourth-largest smartphone maker in the USA, had been dealing with a Commerce Department denial order that prevented American businesses from selling hardware or services to the company. Trump said that Patton's words "still ring true", noting that the American military was the most powerful in the world. McCain is chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, but has often been missing from Congress over the past year or so after being diagnosed with brain cancer.

Global Media Suspect in London auto ramming ID'd as British citizen from Sudan
Author: 0 Suspect in London auto ramming ID'd as British citizen from Sudan

A third person was treated at the crash site. No-one else was in the auto when it crashed and no weapons were found in it. Police later searched three addresses, two in Birmingham and one in Nottingham, central England. "We must keep an open mind about what has happened". The silver Ford Fiesta then crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament.

Global Media USA media fight back against Trump attacks
Author: 0 USA media fight back against Trump attacks

More than 350 news outlets heeded the Boston Globe's call to runs the editorials on Thursday to promote " press freedom in light of President Trump's frequent attacks on the media". In true Trump style, he followed that up by saying "we are winning" the fight. Even the New York Post - the conservative-leaning daily owned by News Corp titan and Trump friend Rupert Murdoch - published an editorial of its own.

Global Media Canadian cities make top 10 on global ranking of most livable cities
Author: 0 Canadian cities make top 10 on global ranking of most livable cities

The [low] rankings of these cities like Damascus, Karachi and Tripoli saw conflict responsible for numerous lowest scores. Austrian capital, Vienna , has beaten Australia's Melbourne to be named the world's most liveable city. According to the report, global business centers tend to be victims of their own success. The survey had been criticised previous year for demoting Manchester eight places after the May 22nd attack.

Global Media Pilot dies after crashing plane into house
Author: 0 Pilot dies after crashing plane into house

This frame from video shows the scene of a small plane that crashed into a house in Payson, Utah , on Monday, Aug 13, 2018. Police said Youd had also been arrested for domestic violence at the house in a previous incident within the past year.

Global Media US Military Bases at Caspian Sea 'Out of Question' - Kazakh Foreign Minister
Author: 0 US Military Bases at Caspian Sea 'Out of Question' - Kazakh Foreign Minister

Iran, in particular, has long resisted determining the Caspian a "sea" because Iran's corner of the Caspian is the deepest, saltiest and least resource-rich. The problem is how to divide those reserves, and Sunday's "historic" agreement leaves those issues unsettled. It does not allow military bases from any other countries to be sited on the Caspian.

Global Media Romania protests: Hundreds injured in anti-government rally
Author: 0 Romania protests: Hundreds injured in anti-government rally

A group of protesters tried to break into the government building in Bucharest , but were held back by the police security cordon. Some threw bottles and rocks at the police, prompting law enforcement to fire tear gas into the crowd. The money provides a lifeline for rural communities in one of the EU's least developed countries. Mr Ostafi said: "I left to give my children a better life, which was not possible here then".

Global Media Taliban Intensify Attacks on Afghan Forces
Author: 0 Taliban Intensify Attacks on Afghan Forces

The U.S. and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation formally concluded their combat mission at the end of 2014, but have repeatedly come to the aid of Afghan forces as they have struggled to combat a resurgent Taliban. Several Taliban militants were killed during the airstrikes conducted by the USA forces in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan. Uzbekistan's special envoy for Afghanistan Ismatulla Irgashev also attended the meetings, officials said.

Author: 0 Former Trump aide taped White House chief firing her in Situation Room

Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press," Manigault Newman said that Trump told her later that he "delegated" her termination. The criticism comes amid her claims that she has secret recordings of West Wing conversations - including a conversation inside the Situation Room.

Global Media Argentina Abortion Bill: Country Braces for Historic Vote to Legalize Abortion
Author: 0 Argentina Abortion Bill: Country Braces for Historic Vote to Legalize Abortion

Argentine senators voted against legalizing abortion in all cases on Thursday, just weeks after the bill was passed by the lower house of Congress in June by the narrowest of margins . "We're talking about the right to live in dignity, with autonomy, to be able to choose freely", added the 67-year-old mother of three. "This is obviously a setback", said Ima Guirola of the Women Studies Institute, a group in El Salvador.

Global Media Trump urges peace on Charlottesville rally anniversary
Author: 0 Trump urges peace on Charlottesville rally anniversary

In response to questions regarding what intelligence has been gathered about any demonstrators or groups planning to show up this weekend, public officials have said that such information can not be publicly revealed. Local and state authorities framed the weekend's heightened security as a necessary precaution. On Sunday, thousands of counter-protesters are slated to attend multiple rallies against white supremacy in Washington , DC.

Global Media The Russian ruble is getting slammed amid USA sanctions
Author: 0 The Russian ruble is getting slammed amid USA sanctions

This week, the State Department said Russian Federation had "used chemical or biological weapons in violation of global law or has used lethal chemical or biological weapons against its own nationals". Other exemptions could be granted on a case-by-case basis. These could go as far as a ban on Russian airlines using U.S. airports. He goes as far as saying that Trump is most likely aware of the existence of blackmail material often referred to as "kompromat".

Global Media Kerala government says flood situation grave, calls in army
Author: 0 Kerala government says flood situation grave, calls in army

The South-west monsoon has been vigorous over Kerala resulting in heavy rains in various parts of the state since August 8. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan , Leader of the Opposition Ramesh Chennithala and Revenue Minister E. Only one shutter of the dam was opened releasing 82 cusecs of water. Latest visuals of Periyar river. Army is building small bridges to evacuate those stranded at various places in Kozhikode and Wayanad .

Global Media Hamas fires rockets, Israel bombs Gaza despite talk of truce
Author: 0 Hamas fires rockets, Israel bombs Gaza despite talk of truce

On Thursday, the IDF destroyed a five-story building allegedly housing Hamas' internal security service and offices of the group's senior officials.in response to a rocket fired at Beersheba, almost 40km from the border with Gaza . All trains running between the border town of Sderot and the coastal city of Ashkelon were cancelled and the popular Zikim beach was closed. The escalation started on late Wednesday, when Palestinians shot at an Israeli army patrol on the Gaza border, only ...

Global Media Canada asking allies to help cool Saudi dispute
Author: 0 Canada asking allies to help cool Saudi dispute

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), a loose association of the six Gulf Arab countries, the Arab League and Palestine also supported Saudi policy. Over the weekend Saudi Arabia declared the recall as well as a freeze on new trade with Canada following a tweet last week from Global Affairs Canada that expressed concerns about the arrest of activists in the kingdom.

Global Media More demolition seen at North Korea rocket launching station
Author: 0 More demolition seen at North Korea rocket launching station

The United States was "attempting to invent a pretext for increased sanctions against the DPRK by mobilising all their servile mouthpieces and intelligence institutions to fabricate all kinds of falsehoods". But the North Korea statement separates Mr. Trump from "high-level officials", thus allowing the the country to rail against the US, while leaving the door open for the president to continue his dialogue with leader Kim Jong Un.

Global Media Trump’s legal team rejects Mueller interview offer, counters with smaller scope
Author: 0 Trump’s legal team rejects Mueller interview offer, counters with smaller scope

Mueller III would undermine GOP chances in November. Sekulow confirmed in a statement that the legal team "responded in writing to the latest proposal" from the special counsel, but declined to comment on the substance of the response. Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani has expressed concerns about obstruction questions but said Trump's legal team may be receptive to "one or two questions that (Mueller's investigators) really need" about obstruction.

Author: 0 Trevor Noah: Why Paul Manafort Must Be So Proud

The email from Manafort came after Gates informed him that the tax accountants had calculated that Manafort would have an increase in taxes of about $509,000 in 2014. Gates struck a deal with special counsel Robert Mueller in February, pleading guilty to one count of conspiracy against the United States and one count of making false statements to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Global Media Shannon Sharpe thinks Michael Jordan’s response to Trump on LeBron was soft
Author: 0 Shannon Sharpe thinks Michael Jordan’s response to Trump on LeBron was soft

The "Mike" Trump was referring to was obviously the one and only Michael Jordan . On Saturday, Trump tweeted a jab at James after he was critical of the president in an interview with CNN anchor Dan Lemon. James is constantly entering into new ventures outside of the National Basketball Association, finding new ways to reach people and impact the country.

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