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Author: 0 Turkey and Kuwait move to mediate Middle East rift over Qatar

He says Qatar will need to close or limit its Al-Jazeera news network and stop funding extremists groups to end the crisis. Earlier, he said the Saudis' move to isolate Qatar could mark the "beginning of the end to the horror of terrorism".

Author: 0 White House Nixes use of War Room During Russia Investigation

On Monday, Trump tweeted criticism of Justice Department strategy in a lawsuit against the president's proposed travel ban from selected Muslim countries. A Trump adviser described Sessions as one of a number of targets of Trump's frustration as the Russian Federation issue intensifies. In a letter addressed to Trump, his counsel, press secretary and social media director, the institute wrote on behalf of Holly O'Reilly and Joseph M.

Author: 0 Trump says travel ban needed for 'certain risky countries'

Supreme Court, urging the justices to grant a stay and ultimately reverse the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling enjoining the President's executive order. Conway III, husband to White House adviser Kellyanne Conway, criticized the president's tweets saying - also via Twitter - that while Trump's remarks may make some people "feel better", they won't help the Office of the Solicitor General, which conducts government litigation before the Supreme Court, "get 5 votes", or the majority needed ...

World Media Russian Federation 'brazenly interfered in our election — Ex CIA Chief
Author: 0 Russian Federation 'brazenly interfered in our election — Ex CIA Chief

Tuesday's letter narrowed the scope of the documents the panel is seeking. Sen. Richard Burr , the GOP head of the Senate intelligence committee, joined his Democratic colleague, Sen. Coats told senators at a Senate hearing that it would be inappropriate to discuss private conversations he'd had with the president. Schiff said the House Intelligence Committee's investigation was back on track after the committee's chairman, Republican Devin Nunes of California, stepped aside as a result ...

World Media Trump lashes out at London Mayor Sadiq Khan, again
Author: 0 Trump lashes out at London Mayor Sadiq Khan, again

While those two battle it out and Khan does all the things he deemed more important than responding to Trump's " ill-informed tweet ", Trump will have a chance to boost ties with an increasingly eager ally - Romania. In a statement that praised the "tremendous bravery" of police during the attack on Saturday night that left seven dead, Khan warned the United Kingdom capital would lose between 3,400 and 12,800 officers if the premier pushes through budget cuts proposed by her Conservative ...

Author: 0 Trump breaks campaign promise by not moving US Embassy to Jerusalem

However, Netanyahu said he hopes the USA embassy will eventually move to Jerusalem and that he appreciates the US president's expression of friendship. A wise call that will enhance chances for resuming effective peace talks. And perhaps Trump communicated with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during their visit together, and the two men agreed to the delay.

Author: 0 Teen accused of sending text messages encouraging her boyfriend to kill himself

Roy was found near a compression pump that had filled the vehicle with carbon monoxide, in a Kmart parking lot in Fairhaven, Massachusetts , and his death was deemed a suicide. In 2013, he tried to kill himself by overdosing on acetaminophen, but emergency services saved his life. Some of the text messages entered into evidence show Carter urging the boy, who was battling with depression, to carry out what he had been contemplating.

Author: 0 Qatar seeks Kuwaiti mediation after powerful Arab nations shun it

Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Tuesday that the economic measures should persuade Qatar to change its policies and behave "like a normal country". Kuwait's emir, who has spent decades as a diplomat and mediator in regional disputes, hosted Sheikh Tamim last week as the crisis began brewing. He told the BBC that Qatar was well prepared to withstand a "blockade", but also complained that the people of Qatar were the victims of "collective punishment" by other countries.

Author: 0 Iran TV: 'Terrorists' attack Khomeini shrine

It was not immediately clear who could be behind the attacks but Iran is a key player in efforts against the Islamic State group in both Syria and Iraq. She blew herself at the famous shrine, says reports from local media. The ILNA news agency said security forces were dismantling a bomb inside the Khomeini shrine and that firing was still going on around the site.

World Media Comey Planning To Testify Publicly As Early As Next Week
Author: 0 Comey Planning To Testify Publicly As Early As Next Week

A representative of Anderson University said Pistole was not available for comment Tuesday, and Wray did not immediately return an email message seeking comment. Almost two weeks ago chairman Richard Burr and vice chairman Mark Warner released a joint statement saying Comey had "committed" to testify. Richard Burr, R-N.C., said the committee welcomes Comey's testimony, but declined to comment further.

World Media Turkey Calls For Dialogue To Solve Qatar Row
Author: 0 Turkey Calls For Dialogue To Solve Qatar Row

It was the latest example of the tightrope that USA officials are walking as Trump's tweets raise questions about existing United States policy and the carefully scripted talking points used to explain it. French President Emmanuel Macron said he was ready to back "all initiatives to encourage calm". As the forward headquarters of US Central Command, it is seen as crucial in the US-led campaign against the IS group.

World Media London Mayor Leads Vigil For Attack Victims
Author: 0 London Mayor Leads Vigil For Attack Victims

Butt was known to the police and MI5, but, police said , "there was no intelligence to suggest that this attack was being planned and the investigation had been prioritised accordingly". Speaking at the vigil, Mr Khan said: "We stand together tonight to honour the memories of the innocent lives lost and the people injured in the barbaric attack on our city on Saturday night".

World Media Countdown Clocks, Morning Cocktails as Former FBI Director Prepares to Testify
Author: 0 Countdown Clocks, Morning Cocktails as Former FBI Director Prepares to Testify

With former FBI Director James Comey's Thursday testimony on the horizon , President Trump's friction with Attorney General Jeff Sessions has reportedly become increasingly overt to the point that Sessions has suggested resigning. Sessions reportedly told Comey that he could not guarantee Trump wouldn't continue to attempt to speak to him one-on-one. But one source said Comey is expected to explain to senators that those were much more nuanced conversations from which Trump ...

Author: 0 Donald Trump, Saudi King discuss terror, regional unity

Perhaps this will be the beginning of the end to the horror of terrorism!" "Leaders pointed to Qatar - look!" the president tweeted. American officials had said Monday that the United States would try to calm the waters between Saudi Arabia and Qatar .

Author: 0 Sessions offered to quit amid rising tensions with Trump

Seth Meyers also poked fun at the travel ban tweets, suggesting Trump would "be a nightmare to play Taboo with". Trump called the order "a travel ban" five times in a 24-hour stretch between Sunday and Monday, potentially complicating efforts from Justice Department lawyers to litigate the measure.

World Media London attack victims include Canadian woman, French citizen
Author: 0 London attack victims include Canadian woman, French citizen

Within minutes of hearing the message from Christine Archibald's family, Ottawa real estate agent Sean Downey was on-line, making a donation to the Ottawa Mission. “She would have had no understanding of the callous cruelty that caused her death.”. "This was a place that spoke to her compassion and her desire to do something different", he said.

World Media Police name gunman in Melbourne hostage-taking
Author: 0 Police name gunman in Melbourne hostage-taking

ISIS' propaganda arm Amaq claimed responsibility for the attack Tuesday, but local police commissioner Graham Ashton said he believed Khayre was acting alone. After police tried to negotiate with Khayre, officers stormed the building and shot the gunman dead. The attack occurred yesterday morning when Yacqub Khayre took a hostage in an apparent attempt to lure police into his position.

World Media Comey didn't want to be alone with President Trump
Author: 0 Comey didn't want to be alone with President Trump

Comey wanted Sessions to intercede with the White House to prevent the president from speaking with the Federal Bureau of Investigation director alone and also to head off what he thought were inappropriate requests from Mr. Mueller is in charge of the investigation into the Russian hacking of the 2016 presidential election. Comey confirmed in March that the FBI was investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and any possible coordination with those in the Trump campaign.

World Media New search underway near home of London Bridge terrorists
Author: 0 New search underway near home of London Bridge terrorists

Some of the people injured in the attacks have been released from hospitals; as of yesterday, others were still reported in critical condition. Dick said police had seized "a huge amount of forensic material" after going through the van used in the attack "very very carefully".

World Media Former US official says Russian claims worse than Watergate
Author: 0 Former US official says Russian claims worse than Watergate

Mr Clapper also revealed that, during a private phone call in January, Mr Trump had asked him to "refute" an intelligence report suggesting Russian Federation had interfered in the presidential election . Several local journalists asked Clapper about how the Trump presidency could affect the long standing alliance between U.S. and Australia. He said the question was somewhat "imponderable".

Author: 0 Police appeal for info on man missing since London Bridge attack

The 45-year-old was walking south on the bridge with his girlfriend Christine Delcros when a van ploughed into pedestrians. Le Parisien daily newspaper named the second Frenchman to die in the attack as 36-year-old Sebastian Belanger. The attack, and prior attacks in Manchester and near Parliament in London , have prompted Prime Minister Theresa May to call for tougher counter-terrorism laws even if it means changing human rights protections.

World Media British Police Name Third Attacker From Saturday's Rampage In London
Author: 0 British Police Name Third Attacker From Saturday's Rampage In London

At that time, Zaghba was travelling with just a backpack and his passport was impounded. Zaghba, Khuram Butt and Rachid Redouane killed seven people and injured 48 others in Saturday's attack in London . Metropolitan Police said in a statement that Thomas was in town for the weekend with his girlfriend. She was struck by the attackers' van and died in her fiance's arms.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande and Mac Miller engaged after One Love Manchester gig?

Somewhere Over the Rainbow'. Ariana's manager Scooter Braun took the mic to pass a message on from Tottington High School pupil Adam, aged 15, who was at the concert with Olivia. Speculation is rife that the sparkler could be an engagement ring as it looks like a pretty hefty rock, as well as the fact Ariana welcomed her 25-year-old beau Mac Miller onto the stage for a rather romantic duet last night.

World Media Philippines suspends deployment of Filipino workers to Qatar
Author: 0 Philippines suspends deployment of Filipino workers to Qatar

Qatar has repeatedly faced criticism for alleged support of the Muslim Brotherhood, an Islamist group considered a terrorist organization by Saudi Arabia and the UAE. "Concerned government agencies are now looking at the matter and would extend assistance and other support to OFWs who may be affected by such action", Abella said.

World Media Nashville Preys On The Penguins And Ties Stanley Cup Series 2-2
Author: 0 Nashville Preys On The Penguins And Ties Stanley Cup Series 2-2

He isn't going to solve the Penguins problems on the back end, but he is a player that can do the kinds of things that this unit is completely struggling with right now. It was the first time I wondered if it really is that hard to play in this venue. It's not my decision. The event took place at Times Square's Bowlmor Lanes, and David Ortiz served as the night's premier special guest.

Author: 0 Jordan downgrades diplomatic relations with Qatar

American officials had said Monday that the U.S. would try to calm the waters between Saudi Arabia and Qatar . Referring to his visit to Saudi Arabia last month, Mr Trump tweeted: "During my recent trip to the Middle East I stated that there can no longer be funding of Radical Ideology".

World Media London Bridge attacker known to security services as two terrorists named
Author: 0 London Bridge attacker known to security services as two terrorists named

Eighteen people injured in the attack remain in a critical condition in hospital and there are fears that missing Australian woman Kirsty Boden, 28, is among the dead . He was a chef who also used the name Rachid Elkhdar and police said he claimed to be Moroccan-Libyan. 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 ...

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