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World Media Russian-American lobbyist attended Trump Jr. controversial meeting
Author: 0 Russian-American lobbyist attended Trump Jr. controversial meeting

The revelation came after Rinat Akhmetshin, a Russian-American lobbyist who once served in the Soviet army, confirmed on Friday to The Washington Post that he was present at the meeting on June 9, 2016. He's a USA citizen. "He's a USA citizen and not working for the Russian government and my client was introduced to him literally at the meeting", Futerfas said.

World Media UN chief praises Iran for implementing its terms of nuclear deal
Author: 0 UN chief praises Iran for implementing its terms of nuclear deal

Zarif's remarks come following a critical letter sent by four USA senators, including Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz, in which they asserted that Iran is not upholding its end of the deal. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will "very shortly" make an announcement on Iran's nuclear agreement with world powers that President Donald Trump has called a "bad deal", White House spokesman Sean Spicer said on Monday.

World Media South Korea's new government proposes military talks with North Korea
Author: 0 South Korea's new government proposes military talks with North Korea

Russian Federation has long held a far more sanguine view of North Korea's ruling Kim dynasty than the United States, despite sharing a small border with the country. "Should the UN Security Council adopt another 'resolution on sanctions, ' this will trigger corresponding measures", KCNA cited the official as saying.

World Media Collins: GOP bill would affect 'most vulnerable'
Author: 0 Collins: GOP bill would affect 'most vulnerable'

Democratic promises about Obamacare were " absolute, total lies ", Trump said on Friday in his weekly address, saying that the Senate bill would stop the " disaster ", expand choice and drive down prices. So when Trump won on November 8, 2016, Republicans in Congress basically said, "What do we do now?" MacArthur's role negotiating with Meadows cost him his leadership role in the Tuesday Group, particularly due to their provision that would eliminate guaranteed coverage for some ...

Author: 0 Why Ed Sheeran Was In The 'Game Of Thrones' Season 7 Premiere

Last night's season 7 premiere of Game of Thrones hit an all time high for the series, giving the show its strongest ratings to date. Fans praised Sheeran on social media. Rory McCann as Sandor Clegane, aka the Hound , saddles up for season seven of Game Of Thrones . Producer David Benioff said in March that they had been trying to get Sheeran a spot on the show for years to surprise Williams, who's a Sheeran superfan .

World Media Trump's Approval Rating Hits Record Low 6 Months In
Author: 0 Trump's Approval Rating Hits Record Low 6 Months In

Donald Trump also got himself disapproved by 58% people where he competes with the former President Bill Clinton , who was disapproved by 51%. Sixty-three percent of Americans polled thought Donald Trump Jr.'s June 2016 meeting with a Kremlin-linked lawyer was inappropriate, according to ABC News.

World Media European Union raises prospect of new sanctions against North Korea
Author: 0 European Union raises prospect of new sanctions against North Korea

Iron ore is among China's biggest imports from the North after it stopped buying coal this year due to the sanctions. The case could provide the basis for USA penalties against the five companies, similar to those imposed on another Chinese corporation, Dandong Hongxiang Industrial Development Co., last year.

Author: 0 Big 12 commissioner: Adding title game not about money

With the conference still at 10 teams, as opposed to the other Power 5 conferences with either 12 or 14 schools, the Big 12 is in a unique position where the teams playing in the championship game will be the two teams that finish at the top of the standings after facing every other Big 12 team.

World Media Ostia, tromba d'aria: volano gli ombrelloni
Author: 0 Ostia, tromba d'aria: volano gli ombrelloni

Sul posto sono intervenuti i sanitari del 118 e quattro ambulanze. Raffiche di maggiore insistenza sulla costa di Carovigno: potrebbe essere stato tra Santa Sabina e Specchiolla il punto dove il vortice di aria ha scaricato tutta la sua forza.

World Media Turkey Extends State of Emergency
Author: 0 Turkey Extends State of Emergency

It followed weekend ceremonies to mark the anniversary of the abortive coup in which about 250 people were killed and almost 2,200 more injured. " Today, western leaders have a choice between standing in solidarity with terrorists or regaining the favor of the Turkish people ".

World Media Freddie Mercury Movie Is 'Finally Happening' With Director Bryan Singer
Author: 0 Freddie Mercury Movie Is 'Finally Happening' With Director Bryan Singer

Queen , now on tour with Adam Lambert , has announced that it will indeed rock us - on the big screen. Rami Malek may have already nabbed the role of Freddie Mercury but the other band members have yet to be cast. Indeed, Lambert demonstrated that dynamic range time and time again on tunes as widespread as the monstrous "Stone Cold Crazy", the soulful "Another One Bites The Dust", the swinging "Crazy Little Thing Called Love" and the practically operatic "Who Wants To Live Forever".

World Media China maintains non-sanctioned trade with North Korea, says FM
Author: 0 China maintains non-sanctioned trade with North Korea, says FM

Last week, Pyongyang hailed the regime's most recent launch - its first viable intercontinental ballistic missile - as a triumph that will enable North Korea to strike a target "anywhere in the world". The US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, said on Sunday that Washington would crank up pressure on China to ensure it implements sanctions over the missile test.

World Media Qatar lashes out at UAE over QNA hacking
Author: 0 Qatar lashes out at UAE over QNA hacking

The Washington Post reported that recently analysed evidence obtained by U.S. intelligence agencies confirms that on 23 May senior UAE government officials discussed hacking Qatari sites. The Post did not identify the intelligence officials it spoke to for the report. Funding, supporting, and enabling extremists from the Taliban to Hamas and Qadafi.

Author: 0 Florida company featured at White House 'Made in America' showcase

Trump will be on the South Lawn of the White House to ring in the week, which was created to show off the products made by American workers. Chris Murphy goes to the White House to help President Donald Trump promote policy, but Monday's "Buy American" event was one of them.

World Media North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief phoned Turkish, German foreign ministers over air base row
Author: 0 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief phoned Turkish, German foreign ministers over air base row

Lawmaker Wolfgang Hellmich, head of the parliamentary defence committee, said Turkey's latest move amounted to another denial of the right to visit German troops, and that Ankara had referred to the "strained bilateral relations". Germany relocated its troops from Incirlik after repeated attempts to gain lawmaker access. The two countries are at odds over a host of issues, including Berlin's refusal to extradite asylum seekers Ankara accuses of involvement in last year's failed coup ...

World Media Gas prices decline across the USA, except AR
Author: 0 Gas prices decline across the USA, except AR

There were four gas stations in the Jacksonville area selling gas for less than $2 per gallon as of Monday with the rest reporting prices above that mark. "The increase on the retail side may only amount to as much as 5 cents by the end of the week. While the national average edged lower by a couple cents nearing its lowest of the summer, 20 states saw average prices move higher, two states saw prices little changed, while 28 saw average prices decline", said Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum ...

World Media China's GDP growth beats expectations
Author: 0 China's GDP growth beats expectations

Robust overseas shipments-reflecting renewed strength in the global economy-and solid consumption at home helped offset a slowdown in investment. China's second quarter GDP figures are due for release first thing Monday morning with economists expecting a resilient 6.8 per cent year-on-year read, above the official 6.5 per cent assumption.

World Media South Korea proposed talks with DPRK
Author: 0 South Korea proposed talks with DPRK

The South has also proposed Red Cross talks to arrange brief reunions for families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War . Moon's conservative predecessor Park Geun-Hye had refused to engage in substantive dialogue with Pyongyang unless it made a firm commitment to denuclearisation.

World Media WhatsApp testing in-app YouTube playback in latest beta
Author: 0 WhatsApp testing in-app YouTube playback in latest beta

WhatsApp is now fixing your problem by integrating in-app playback support for YouTube videos. How many times have you received a YoTtube link and have been annoyed that you have to open it in YouTube app? Until now, app users would have had to find alternative means, like email, to send the files.

World Media Plane returns safely to London's Gatwick Airport after blowing tire on takeoff
Author: 0 Plane returns safely to London's Gatwick Airport after blowing tire on takeoff

She said: "When the aircraft took off we had to check whether or not it had left some debris, so there was a mandatory inspection of the runway". The runway had reopened, the Gatwick spokesman said. A Gatwick statement reads: "An Air Canada Rouge flight to Toronto has returned to gatwick after experiencing a burst tyre on take-off". Gatwick Airport authorities urged all passengers to check with their airlines for more flight information.

World Media 12-Year-Old Dies While Water Skiing in NH Lake
Author: 0 12-Year-Old Dies While Water Skiing in NH Lake

The boat was going at a slow speed in neutral when it went over Zoe's body, causing serious injuries to her torso. According to the release, CPR was initiated but efforts to revive her were not successful. The girl's mother and 14-year-old sister were also in the boat at the time. The incident remains under investigation, and New Hampshire State Police are asking anyone with information related to the accident to contact Sgt.

Author: 0 South Korea Proposes Fresh Talks With North Korea

The proposals were separately announced to local media by the Ministry of National Defense and the Korean Red Cross, the latter of which organizes the family reunions. The ministry, which gave no agenda for the talks, said it was still waiting for an answer from Pyongyang. The group proposed the family reunion to be held on October 4, in time for the Chuseok holiday, Korea's harvest festival.

Author: 0 Seoul offers military talks with Pyongyang

According to a report by Xinhua, South Korean Vice Defense Minister Suh Choo-suk proposed to Pyongyang holding talks of the military authorities on Friday at Tongilgak, a building in the North side of the truce village of Panmunjom. Earlier this month, Moon reiterated he's willing to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un if conditions are met. Moon also said the two Koreas must halt hostile activities along the border, restart family reunions and cooperate on the 2018 Winter Olympics to be ...

World Media Governor Rauner to Talk Education Funding in Rockford Monday
Author: 0 Governor Rauner to Talk Education Funding in Rockford Monday

SB 1 which would change the way new school funding is distributed statewide to make Illinois' system (among the most regressive in the nation when it comes to serving low-income students) more equitable. Bruce Rauner said Monday. Local School Councils will have about a week to approve spending plans for their schools, officials said. Others said they'd have to cut back.

Author: 0 UAE hacked Qatari Govt sites to plant false story

Officials came to know about the newly analyzed information gathered by US intelligence agencies confirmed that on May 23, senior members of the UAE government discussed the plan and its implementation. USA investigators in June told CNN that they believed Russian hackers breached the Qatari sites and planted false information and quotes. Gargash also said on Monday that the UAE would not escalate the blockade on Qatar by asking companies to choose between doing business with it or with ...

World Media Tarrant County Confirms West Nile Virus-Related Death
Author: 0 Tarrant County Confirms West Nile Virus-Related Death

One person has tested positive for WNV in Saskatchewan this year, according to the latest provincial WNV surveillance and transmission risk report. Last year, there were six cases in the state with none of them being reported in the Southwest district.

World Media Travel-ban appeal goes to high court
Author: 0 Travel-ban appeal goes to high court

The Trump administration interpreted that to mean spouses, siblings, parents, fiancées and children. "Only this Court can definitively settle whether the government's reasonable implementation is consistent with this Court's stay", it said.

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