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World Media X Factor's Saara Aalto makes the Eurovision 2018 final
Author: 0 X Factor's Saara Aalto makes the Eurovision 2018 final

Last night 19 countries went head-to-head for a chance to compete in this Saturday's massive Eurovision Song Contest Grand Final . Ten acts progressed to Saturday's final, with nine eliminated. His Together doesn't sound impressive on first listen - a cliche-stuffed love song ("I thought we'd be together 'til we die") - but in Lisbon it soared, a real tear-jerker.

World Media Keep calm and carry on if you receive an emergency text alert
Author: 0 Keep calm and carry on if you receive an emergency text alert

Farnworth is not concerned people will lose confidence in the system if further problems are reported during today's testing in BC. "No alert here in Saskatchewan", Cam Lee tweeted. The emergency alert may be displayed as a full screen message or as a crawler along the bottom of the television. Manitoba's first test of emergency alert cellphone messages didn't reach about 40% of eligible devices.

World Media Video shows hot lava swallowing auto on Hawaii's Big Island
Author: 0 Video shows hot lava swallowing auto on Hawaii's Big Island

In addition to the lava and volcanic ash spewing out of the ground, officials have warned of risky levels of sulfur dioxide gas . There's also potential for ash, steam and sulfur dioxide emissions. There are 14 lava-producing fissures in Leilani Estates, after two new ones formed Tuesday. The Kilauea Volcano has been flowing since 1983, but in 2014 it chose to flow down toward the Puna area.

World Media Donald Trump to announce intentions on Iran nuclear deal in hours
Author: 0 Donald Trump to announce intentions on Iran nuclear deal in hours

I want victory for the world because that's what we're talking about. In April, South Korean President Moon Jae-in suggested Trump should be given the Nobel Peace Prize for the settlement of the Korean crisis. But frankly, I'm not sure why he would want the Nobel Peace Prize, given that trophy's tarnished history. Theodore Roosevelt was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1906 for his mediation work in the Russo-Japanese war.

World Media Man wanted for teenager's murder in Utah arrested in Rocky Ford
Author: 0 Man wanted for teenager's murder in Utah arrested in Rocky Ford

He was arrested on those charges when Sheriff's Deputies located him around 11:30 this morning in Otero County, Colorado where he's now in jail in the town of La Junta. Bagshaw's mother heard screaming and called a neighbor, who went to the house and called police. Police only said he was "safely" taken into custody in an undisclosed area of Colorado about 11:30 a.m.

World Media Russian Federation fined for racist chants during France match
Author: 0 Russian Federation fined for racist chants during France match

During the match, which France won 3-1, it is alleged Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba and Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele were subjected to monkey chants. Alexei Sorokin, chief executive of Russia's local World Cup organising committee (LOC), was reported by TASS news agency as saying that such incidents were rare."It is a shame that such discriminatory incidents take place here, but thankfully they are very rare and do not constitute a trend", he said.

World Media The Mormon Church And Boy Scouts Of America Are Going Separate Ways
Author: 0 The Mormon Church And Boy Scouts Of America Are Going Separate Ways

The LDS Church initially said that it was "deeply troubled" by the decision, and later said that it received assurances that it would be allowed to ban gay troop leaders in programs it sponsored. There were surveys, petitions, letters written to councils and national leaders, imploring them to stop discrimination against girls. "They represent our future, and ministering to their needs is a significant focus for the Church", the LDS Church said.

World Media At least 2 police killed in Kabul attacks
Author: 0 At least 2 police killed in Kabul attacks

According to preliminary data, killing at least two policemen, injuring six people. The Taliban claimed the second attack in a statement sent to media. The Islamic State outfit claimed responsibility for the attack in Police District 13 while the Taliban reportedly claimed responsibility for the other attack, Xinhua said.

World Media The 25 best Colorado high schools 2018, ranked by US News
Author: 0 The 25 best Colorado high schools 2018, ranked by US News

High schools were ranked on the several criteria including better than expected overall student performance on state-required assessments, better than average disadvantaged student performance on state-required assessments, the school's overall graduate rate met or exceeded the national high school graduate rate and on how well the school prepares students for college, according to the magazine.

World Media Syrian air defences confront Israeli rockets - state media
Author: 0 Syrian air defences confront Israeli rockets - state media

According to reports, Israeli fighter jets entered Syrian airspace and struck Iranian missiles aimed at Israel. "We are not aware of any casualties". Israel had been on high alert already after the country claimed to detect unusual "Iranian activity" in Syria. This is the first time Israel directly accuses Iran of firing towards Israeli territory.

World Media Boeing CEO Downplays Impact of Trump Canceling Iran Licenses
Author: 0 Boeing CEO Downplays Impact of Trump Canceling Iran Licenses

European leaders now plan to engage directly with Iran in hopes of keeping alive the deal, which placed limits on Iran's nuclear program in exchange for lifting global sanctions. Speaking of energy, France's Total (tot) has a $2 billion deal with China's CNPC to develop Iran's South Pars gas field. Total did not respond to requests for comment.

World Media Unofficial Malaysia election tally shows swing to opposition
Author: 0 Unofficial Malaysia election tally shows swing to opposition

The Election Commission's official counts are lagging behind unofficial counts that show the opposition ahead of Prime Minister Najib Razak's ruling National Front. At best, the opposition may do well enough to give the PAS the balance of power - and while for now the Islamists seem willing to support the government, it's quite likely they would be as unreliable an ally for Najib as they have been for the opposition.

World Media How LeBron and the Cavs did it
Author: 0 How LeBron and the Cavs did it

Yeah, yeah: LeBron James beat the Raptors at the buzzer in Game 3 - but that's just because he's a dramatist like Shakespeare and the Raptors are LeBron's Globe Theater. "If you're LA and you get another starter with him, alongside that young nucleus, you'd be competitive in the west", Smith stated, according to a report from Express UK .

World Media MI police say 'no question' long-missing girl buried on farm
Author: 0 MI police say 'no question' long-missing girl buried on farm

We are also being told that the search also may be connected to the Kimberly King case , a 12-year-old girl who went missing in 1979. Zarzycki had been courting Ream's son on the time of her disappearance. "It's just a sad type of situation", he said. Ream had led investigators to the area in 2008, the AP reported. "If we do find the remains, we'll bring closure to the families of the victims".

World Media Japanese PM stumbles over dessert served in shoe
Author: 0 Japanese PM stumbles over dessert served in shoe

It has been reported by multiple media outlets that Japanese Prime Minister Abe was very offended by the gesture, as the Japanese are very culturally sensitive about the placement of shoes inside of a living environment. The Times of Israel quotes a source close to the celebrity chef who is also an author and TV personality as saying the shoes were actually a metal sculpture.

World Media Trump Administration's Spending Cut Plan: $15 Billion - with More Coming
Author: 0 Trump Administration's Spending Cut Plan: $15 Billion - with More Coming

In February, lawmakers agreed to bolster defense and nondefense appropriations for fiscal 2018 by a combined $143 billion above the previous statutory caps, paving the way for a $1.3 trillion omnibus to become law in March. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., countered that CHIP funds are "sitting there that can not be used that will not affect any individual going forward".

World Media CPI(M) worker murdered in Kerala, RSS activist killed in retaliation
Author: 0 CPI(M) worker murdered in Kerala, RSS activist killed in retaliation

Of these, in eight cases CPM workers have been named as accused while in four the BJP-RSS combine is in the dock. According to the police, Kannippoyil Babu, 47, CPM Pallur local committee member and former Mahe municipal councillor, was killed by an unidentified gang around 9.15 pm at Pallur Nadavayal road near Koyyodan Koroth Temple.

World Media Boris Johnson shatters cabinet unity, calls Theresa May's custom union plan
Author: 0 Boris Johnson shatters cabinet unity, calls Theresa May's custom union plan "crazy"

What is May's customs partnership plan? The discarded plan would see officials track shipments into the United Kingdom, collecting tariffs for Brussels on goods ending up in the EU. The so-called "maximum facilitation" arrangement "would make an unequivocal break with the European Union regime", says The Guardian . Most importantly, he said the plan - which will leave the United Kingdom collecting tariffs on behalf of Brussels while operating its own independent regime - did not amount ...

World Media Former high-ranking China politician gets life sentence for taking bribes
Author: 0 Former high-ranking China politician gets life sentence for taking bribes

Prosecutions of such senior-ranking officials are usually carefully choreographed affairs, and state television showed footage of Sun confessing during a one-day trial last month. The Chinese president said in April, though, that he is opposed to life-long rule, arguing that the move to amend the constitution was definitely misinterpreted by foreign observers.

World Media Punjab Board PSEB Declares 2018 Result of Class 10 | 40% Students Fail
Author: 0 Punjab Board PSEB Declares 2018 Result of Class 10 | 40% Students Fail

As per stats , 40 % of the students who had appeared for the Class 10 exams under Punjab Board 2018 failed, while 18 percent failed in one subject. Apart from the official websites, students can also view their results on indiaresults.com, examresults.net. Whereas in 2017, Punjab Board declared the result of Class 10 result on May 22 & the passing percentage was around 53%.

World Media A guide to Malaysia's general election on Wednesday
Author: 0 A guide to Malaysia's general election on Wednesday

Voters have a stark choice in Malaysia's election on Wednesday: resurrect the country's 92-year-old former authoritarian leader or give a third term to Prime Minister Najib Razak, whose alleged role in the multibillion-dollar ransacking of a state investment fund has battered Malaysia's standing overseas.

World Media 'Multiple fatalities' in Maryland shooting, suspect at large
Author: 0 'Multiple fatalities' in Maryland shooting, suspect at large

Of the three people were shot and killed as Snyder burst hunted his wife through the neighboring property, one lived at the home, one was a guest from out of town and another worked at the home, Montgomery County Police Chief J. Murphy was visiting the home, while Shotwell was doing work there, police said. A contractor's van remained parked outside of the home where the three were killed.

World Media Federal judge: Mueller wants Manafort 'to sing' about Trump
Author: 0 Federal judge: Mueller wants Manafort 'to sing' about Trump

What you really care about is what information Mr. Manafort could give you that would reflect on Mr. Trump or lead to his prosecution or impeachment. They are dropped as soon as the witness cooperates. Attorney's Office in the Eastern District of Virginia. Rick Gates, a former Trump campaign aide who worked with Manafort, has pleaded guilty and agreed to cooperate with the special counsel.

Author: 0 Putin praises 'professional and honest' work of Medvedev's Cabinet

Putin, 65, who is in power since 1999, was re-elected as Russia's President in the March election with 76.7 per cent of the vote. The State Duma is dominated by Putin's United Russia party and Medvedev is the party chairman. Nikol Pashinian, who was named the new prime minister by parliament today, has repeatedly said that he would not seek to change Armenia's cooperation with Russian Federation .

World Media Preds Viewing Party: Where To Watch Game 7
Author: 0 Preds Viewing Party: Where To Watch Game 7

I have to admit... this is one of the stranger series I have seen. The win means the series deciding game will be back in Nashville Thursday night. "We were intimidated at first, but they were some of the nicest people I've ever met", he said.

World Media Donald Trump declares trade war on China
Author: 0 Donald Trump declares trade war on China

Last week, a seven-member USA delegation led by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin presented Liu and other Chinese officials with a list of demands to tackle allegations of intellectual property theft and other trade policies Washington considers unfair.

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