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Author: 0 SpongeBob SquarePants is Coming to Broadway

All four of the lead performers from the show's pre-Broadway tryout - Ethan Slater , Lilli Cooper , Danny Skinner and Gavin Lee - are returning to their roles. Chaos erupts. Lives hang in the balance. Co-conceived and directed by Broadway vet Tina Landau with a book by Kyle Jarrow and music supervision by Tom Kitt , the show hits the Great White Way after a run past year in Chicago.

Author: 0 What we know about the London Bridge attackers

British police and security services had previously investigated one of the Islamist militants who carried out Saturday's attack in London , but with resources scarce, he was not deemed enough of a threat to warrant close monitoring, police say.

World Media Gov. Andrew Cuomo takes steps to preserve New Yorkers' insurance coverage
Author: 0 Gov. Andrew Cuomo takes steps to preserve New Yorkers' insurance coverage

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration will install a series of measures to fight the potential repeal of the federal Affordable Care Act , including a preemptive rebuke to insurers looking to back out of the state's insurance marketplace. "We believe most — if not all — these coverage requirements exist in current law or regulation, so we do not understand the emergency here", said Paul Macielak, president of the New York Health Plan Association.

World Media Qatari markets plunge after Arab neighbours cut ties
Author: 0 Qatari markets plunge after Arab neighbours cut ties

Qatar Airways does not break down revenue figures for the Gulf region. It comes amid heightened tensions between Gulf countries and their near-neighbour, Iran . Key materials including concrete and steel come in by ship but also by land from neighbouring Saudi Arabia , the BBC reports . The UAE accused Qatar of "supporting, funding and embracing terrorism, extremism and sectarian organisations".

World Media Man jumps into moving car to save driver having a seizure
Author: 0 Man jumps into moving car to save driver having a seizure

However, they didn't realise the seriousness of the driver's condition as they were behind the auto. "He [driver] was in danger himself, and he was a danger to others". The statement ended with the Dixon Police thanking the Good Samaritan "for his heroism and for coming to a complete stranger's aid today!" "Obviously we would not recommend people doing this", said Dixon police Lt.

World Media Mark Wright criticised for supporting Donald Trump's anti-terror message
Author: 0 Mark Wright criticised for supporting Donald Trump's anti-terror message

Trump tweeted in a series of ill-tempered comments on Sunday morning: "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says "no reason to be alarmed". "One of the things the police, all of us need to do is make sure we're as safe as we possibly can be", Khan said. Khan said earlier this year Trump should be denied a state visit to Britain due to his "cruel and shameful" immigration policies.

World Media London police arrest more suspects in bridge attack
Author: 0 London police arrest more suspects in bridge attack

I'm not going to comment on what we knew about the people involved.You will be aware we have a very fast-moving investigation, we've made a number of arrests , we have also carried out lots od searches, we have an enormous amount of forensic material.

Author: 0 Net widens in search for accomplices in London Bridge attack

He is expected to survive. The National Health Service told Reuters Monday that "a total of 36. patients (are) now being cared for in five London hospitals, and of these 18 remain in a critical condition". The three assailants were shot dead by police. France is still under a state of emergency after a string of Islamic extremist attacks, including two in Paris.

World Media White House: Trump will not block former FBI Director Comey from testifying
Author: 0 White House: Trump will not block former FBI Director Comey from testifying

Trump later said that he had already chose to fire the F.B.I. director regardless of any recommendations and that he had the Russian Federation investigation in mind. Both Trump's fellow Republicans and Democrats from the intelligence panel said they meant to grill Comey about whether Trump tried to get him to back off the investigation.

Author: 0 US think tank: Israel had plan to use atomic bomb in 1967

Israel remained in control while Palestinians, who had fled the Israelis in 1948, have remained in place and challenge Israel's occupation. Israel has since returned the Sinai Peninsula to Egypt and has annexed the Golan Heights. And considering the heart of Judea is within the West Bank, the latter option is valid. The deal comes on the heels of US President Donald Trump's visit to Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories.

World Media Donald Trump's Middle East Comment in Israel
Author: 0 Donald Trump's Middle East Comment in Israel

The 50th anniversary of Israel's capture of territories that Palestinians seek for a state is next month. But there's a problem with that statement: Israel is in the Middle East. The White House noted that Trump and Netanyahu discussed the current situation in Syria and the need for a political solution to the ongoing conflict in that country.

Author: 0 Palestinian girl dies a day after stabbing Israeli soldier

The Israeli air force won the war in its first hour by bombing Egypt's war planes and military airfields at 8 o'clock on the morning of June 5, 1967, and proceeding to wipe out the air forces of Jordan and Syria. And so I think that what he did want to do is make sure that he wasn't interrupting the negotiations that are happening with the peace process. The ensuing partnerships forming to counter the Iranian axis, McMaster asserted, was a new opportunity and one that could lead to an ...

Author: 0 Qatar's falling out with its Arab neighbors

Saudi Arabia on Monday also banned Qatar Airways from flying aircrafts to the kingdom, or using its airspace, starting Tuesday. In reciprocal action, Qatar Airways on Monday announced that it was suspending all flights to Saudi Arabia.

World Media North Korea Fires Unidentified Projectile — S.Korea Military
Author: 0 North Korea Fires Unidentified Projectile — S.Korea Military

Japanese Defense Minister Tomomi Inada said that the missile reached a maximum altitude of 100 kilometers (62 miles). Trump has also warned that the USA could take unilateral action against North Korea in retaliation. Japan lodged a protest against the test missile, which appeared to have landed in its exclusive economic zone. North Korea is still thought to be several years from its goal of being able to target US mainland cities with a nuclear intercontinental ballistic missile.

World Media 'Saudi, UAE seek to isolate Qatar'
Author: 0 'Saudi, UAE seek to isolate Qatar'

The five Arab countries have long-complained about Qatar's relationship with Iran and support for regional terror groups including Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood. On Monday, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called on Qatar and the other Gulf states to end the dispute. In a brief statement, football's governing body Fifa said it was "in regular contact" with Qatar 2022 organisers and had "no further comments for the time being".

World Media Trump to broaden exemptions to Obamacare birth control mandate
Author: 0 Trump to broaden exemptions to Obamacare birth control mandate

Planned Parenthood, the American Civil Liberties Union and other healthcare groups criticized the proposed rule and said it would make it harder for millions of Americans to access the healthcare they need. The margin of sampling error is plus or minus 3 percentage points for the full sample. Most Republicans like the bill, but they don't love it. Replacing my reliable health care with this subpar alternative is reckless and irresponsible.

Author: 0 4 nations cut diplomatic ties to Qatar as Gulf rift deepens

Indeed, it has a rock-solid reason for wanting peace with Iran , since the two countries share their gas-fields. After Trump's call for a clampdown on Islamic extremism, Riyadh's Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan feel empowered "to take ever more radical steps to contain those forces", said Andreas Krieg of the Defence Studies Department at King's College London.

World Media Police name 2 of 3 London attackers
Author: 0 Police name 2 of 3 London attackers

They identified a second attacker who had not aroused suspicion prior to Saturday's rampage that killed seven people. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack on Sunday night, although they provided no evidence for their involvement or details for the attack.

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia shuts down Al Jazeera office

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , speaking at a news conference in Australia, said there has been a "growing list of some irritants" in the region in recent months. Qatar and the countries that have broken relations with it have "a fundamental clashing [of] opinions of how to operate or with whom you should operate".

Author: 0 UK prime minister faces pre-election heat over London attack

Less than 10 minutes after being alerted, police put an end to the violence by shooting roughly 50 bullets at the attackers, killing all three and hitting one civilian, who is said to be in stable condition. The hostility between Trump and Khan began in the midst of the 2016 USA presidential race, when, in May, Khan pummeled Trump for his statements about Muslims, calling Trump's view of Islam "ignorant".

World Media In Trump's private moments, it is small talk and compliments
Author: 0 In Trump's private moments, it is small talk and compliments

During his meeting with Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas Tuesday and in speeches throughout the day, President Donald Trump notably omitted any mention of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Trump was "very forceful" in his discussions with the two leaders, and "everyone has to compromise", Tillerson said. Trump is the first sitting President to ever visit and pray at the Western Wall.

Author: 0 Early use of J&J's Zytiga extends prostate cancer survival

Ethan Basch, MD, MPH, and colleagues report at the American Society of Clinical Oncology that cancer patients who used a web-based survey to report their symptoms lived five months longer than those who used traditional channels for reporting symptoms.

Author: 0 Philippine military says foreign fighters killed

On Tuesday, Director General Ronald de la Rosa, chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP), confirmed that an armored tank of the Special Action Force (SAF) was stolen by the Maute group, following an earlier denial by a police spokesman.

Author: 0 GOP senator says Trump served with info out

Kelly said things "quickly became heated when I asked President Putin about Russia's attempts to hack the 2016 election". "That's complete nonsense." Kelly followed up about the reported proposal Kushner made to set up a secure, secret communication channel between the Trump team and the Kremlin, but Putin denied knowing anything about the proposal, ever asking about the proposal, or being interested in the proposal.

World Media ISIS claims Philippines casino attack despite police denial
Author: 0 ISIS claims Philippines casino attack despite police denial

ISIS is insisting it is responsible for the deadly attack at a Philippines casino that left 37 people dead - even though Manila police have repeatedly denied that the incident was terror-related . The Islamic State named the attacker as Abou al-Kheir al-Arkhebieli and boasted about "Christians killed or wounded" before he "took his life". This was echoed by Resorts World Manila Chief Operating Officer Stephen James Reilly, who told reporters gathered outside the building that only ...

Author: 0 Associate: Fired FBI head OK'd to testify before Senate

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is now overseeing the federal investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russian Federation. Comey detailed the conversation in a memo written on the same day as the meeting, according to The Times.

World Media At least 80 killed, hundreds wounded after bomb explodes in Kabul, Afghanistan
Author: 0 At least 80 killed, hundreds wounded after bomb explodes in Kabul, Afghanistan

Little is left of the vehicle - either a water or human waste tanker - that was used for the bombing, said Najib Danish, a spokesman for the Afghan Interior Ministry. Amnesty International called the attack "a horrific act of violence and a heartbreaking reminder of the toll that Afghan civilians continue to pay in a conflict where armed groups deliberately target them and the government fails to protect them".

Author: 0 Trump Officially Declines Moving Of American Embassy In Tel Aviv To Jerusalem

The White House now says shifting the embassy could jeopardize chances of a peace agreement between Israelis and Palestinians - "the ultimate deal", as the president has called it. Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama all signed the waivers. The Jerusalem Embassy Act was passed during Bill Clinton's first term in 1995, but has been waived every six months by U.S.

World Media Spicer refers all Russia-related questions to Trump's lawyer
Author: 0 Spicer refers all Russia-related questions to Trump's lawyer

His comments came on the heels of the resignation of White House Communications Director Mike Dubke-who did not have a relationship with Trump prior to taking the post . Nobody in their right mind would jump into this White House at this point". Democrats thought all the officials were "hopeless as administration spokespersons", though opinions on Pence were more divided among Democrats than the other administration officials .

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