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Author: 0 Scalise remains in critical condition after shooting

Sava earlier said the Louisiana congressman had been at "imminent risk of death" when he was first brought into the hospital on Wednesday, and he received many units of transfused blood. In a final flourish of bipartisan camaraderie for the night, Democratic Rep. Mike Doyle of Pennsylvania, his team's manager, accepted the trophy, then gave it to his GOP counterpart, Rep.

Author: 0 BJP to declare presidential candidate on Tuesday

Shah said his party has been pro-free trade and free agriculture policy since inception. "The Chief Minister is in favour of the Sena, and Amit Shah seems to be on the same page". On the issue of stone-pelting in Darjeeling and demand for Gorkhaland, the editorial said: "One may have political differences with (West Bengal Chief Minister) Mamata Banerjee but nobody should try to take political advantage of the situation there".

World Media Panama, US leaders discuss security, economy
Author: 0 Panama, US leaders discuss security, economy

The canal connecting the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans was finished in 1914. While the two leaders posed for photos and began to shake hands, Trump made sure to remind Varela just how well the Panama Canal has been working. Varela reportedly invited Trump to visit Panama, where the Post notes Vice President Pence is traveling in August. Trump has worked to strengthen the US border and reduce the flow of migrants at the start of his administration.

World Media Moon, Kim play hosts to 2nd annual AIIB meeting in Jeju
Author: 0 Moon, Kim play hosts to 2nd annual AIIB meeting in Jeju

But Moon also pointed out the "development of democracy and political stability in Asian countries is becoming an important factor in world peace and security". "This also indicates the commitment of all members to work together, to improve living conditions of their citizens and to maintain sustainable economic growth while facing environmental challenges", he added.

Author: 0 War, violence, persecution push displacement to new unprecedented high

All in all, more than 737,000 people fled the conflict in South Sudan past year. The report tracked three types of movement: refugees , internal displacement and asylum-seekers. The 2016 report said 84,283 individuals had made donations and there had also been increasing support from business, community groups and refugee diaspora.

World Media Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires
Author: 0 Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires

Portugal's Secretary of State for Internal Affairs Jorge Gomes said that at least 16 people were killed in their cars on the road between the towns of Figueiro dos Vinhos and Castanheira de Pera. Portugal's team is in Russian Federation, where it is set to start the Confederations Cup later on Sunday against Mexico. Authorities say that at least 30 people died along the densely forested roadway as they tried to escape.

Author: 0 UK's Hammond says economy should be priority in Brexit talks

HSBC, which has 43,000 employees in Britain, said in January that it was planning to move "activities covered specifically by European financial regulation" to the EU, which would shift about 1,000 jobs out of the UK. "It continues and when the deal is done, it will be done", a senior source in the Conservative Party said yesterday. "We want to see a Brexit that works for everybody, not just for Northern Ireland", she said.

World Media US college student released by North Korea home, but in coma
Author: 0 US college student released by North Korea home, but in coma

North Korea has released Cincinnati native Otto Warmbier , a 22-year-old college student who had been detained and imprisoned in that reclusive dictatorship for more than a year. Warmbier, a University of Virginia undergraduate, was convicted and sentenced in a one-hour trial in North Korea's Supreme Court in March 2016.

Author: 0 Republicans divided as Trump reverses some Obama Cuba policy

The Cuban government on Friday evening responded by rejecting what it called Trump's "hostile rhetoric". Commercial flights and cruises between the US and Cuba are set to continue under an exemption, as US President Donald J. Still, Cuba said it is willing to continue "respectful dialogue" with on topics of mutual interest. Find us on Facebook too! Trump said Friday that any easement of restrictions on doing US business in Cuba would have to wait until political prisoners are ...

World Media Two Canadians among those sought by US authorities over attack on protesters
Author: 0 Two Canadians among those sought by US authorities over attack on protesters

They include two Canadians and four Americans, according to prosecutors. Earlier Wednesday, two Turkish men living in the U.S. had been arrested for their role in beating protesters outside the Turkish embassy on May 16. When asked what about those who aren't law-abiding, he added, "That remains to be seen". Video shows Erdogan watching the brawl go down , if not ordering it.

World Media Top 8 lines from Jeff Sessions' hearing
Author: 0 Top 8 lines from Jeff Sessions' hearing

Five days after questions were raised by former FBI Director James Comey , the Attorney General defended his decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation, denied that he had been involved in any wrongdoing, and pushed back against his former Democratic colleagues in the Senate.

Author: 0 Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

A woman weeps outside a casualty bureau close to the fire that broke out at Grenfell Tower , a 24-storey apartment block in North Kensington, London , Britain, 14 June 2017 . Eerie photos have emerged from a nearby building where people flocked as 22 floors next door were gutted by the inferno. Nassima Boutrig, who lives opposite the building, said she was awakened by sirens and smoke so thick that it filled her home.

World Media Garry Monk named as new Middlesbrough manager
Author: 0 Garry Monk named as new Middlesbrough manager

However, new Boro manager Garry Monk is reluctant to see his captain sold. During the January transfer window, Garry Monk had a plan to land the 26-year-old midfielder and to strengthen this part of his team. "I don't want to go into details out of respect for Leeds but it was a new ownership and a new structure". Monk has yet to finalise his backroom staff or decide the future of former head coach Steve Agnew and won't meet his players until they report back for pre-season training ...

World Media British prime minister names new chief of staff
Author: 0 British prime minister names new chief of staff

Ex-minister Gavin Barwell, who lost his seat in Thursday's election, was last night named as the new chief of staff. Mrs May was working on a Cabinet reshuffle, although the election result makes it less likely she will risk alienating colleagues by making wholesale changes as she can not afford to have disgruntled former ministers sniping at her from the backbenches.

World Media Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo to make major announcements at E3
Author: 0 Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo to make major announcements at E3

Microsoft has the significant announcement that we know about, with new, full details about the console we now know as " Project Scorpio ". Microsoft isn't letting Sony get away with a $50 price cut and has made a decision to grant the same for prospective Xbox One S buyers.

World Media 'Wonder Woman' soars in its second weekend as 'The Mummy' staggers
Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' soars in its second weekend as 'The Mummy' staggers

Even applying a 1.5 multiplier to the production budget for The Mummy ($187.5 million) would place the film close to break-even at the end of its first week with $174 million grossed thus far. Coming in at #3 was Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie , which was off 48% in its second weekend to $12.3 million. "Leavey", meanwhile, is earning a mere $1.9 million from 1,956, making it a complete dud.

World Media Iran arrests 7 suspects for supporting Tehran attacks
Author: 0 Iran arrests 7 suspects for supporting Tehran attacks

The reports said Iran's security forces neutralized one terrorist, another one committed suicide there. "This is a message from the soldiers of Islamic State in Iran, soldiers of the first brigade of Islamic State in Iran which, God willing, won't be the last", the leader says.

World Media Comey testimony watched by an estimated 19.5 million viewers
Author: 0 Comey testimony watched by an estimated 19.5 million viewers

Senate Intelligence Committee . About 3.104 million viewers watched Fox News' coverage of Thursday's hearing to CNN's 3.059 million and MSNBC's 2.737 million, according to its data. The major outlets divided Thursday's audience up fairly evenly, with leader ABC's 3.295 million viewers followed closely by CBS with 3.286 million.

Author: 0 Taliban claims responsibility for Afghan soldier killing 3 US soldiers

The shooting took place during a joint U.S. It said the officers were killed when a U.S. aircraft "returned fire" during the operation, which included Afghan and American special forces. The details of this attack will be forthcoming. When heroes fall, Americans grieve. The U.S.is partnered with the Afghan National Security Forces in the fight against ISIS and the Taliban insurgent movement in the rest of the country.

Author: 0 Police arrest 2 more suspects over bridge attack

He said: "We have stories of people armed with chairs, bottles, anything they could get their hands on with a view to trying to prevent the attackers coming to pubs and bars but also scaring them off to prevent other people being attacked".

Author: 0 Sadiq Khan: Cancel Donald Trump's United Kingdom visit

In the recent two days a group of terrorists killed seven people and injured many on London Bridge, Trump tweeted several times and used it to promote his travel ban, for being blocked by the courts. "Pathetic excuse by London Mayor Sadiq Khan who had to think fast on his "no reason to be alarmed" statement", Trump said in a second tweet later Monday.

World Media Penguins thrash Predators in Game Five
Author: 0 Penguins thrash Predators in Game Five

He stuck with Murray, reunited Sheary with Crosby and Jake Guentzel , and stressed his team needed to play with urgency but not desperation after the Predators rallied to tie the series by outscoring the Penguins 9-2 during two wins in Nashville.

World Media Xi Says China, India should Focus on Cooperation
Author: 0 Xi Says China, India should Focus on Cooperation

To enhance the capacity of member states in coordination and implementation in the security field, Xi called on the SCO to strengthen regional counter-terrorism institutional building and resolutely crack down on illicit drug manufacturing and trafficking.

World Media Trump commits to NATO mutual defense after hesitating
Author: 0 Trump commits to NATO mutual defense after hesitating

Trump was asked about it during a joint White House press conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis . "Trump keeps using caveat: "I want people. Trump, with the visiting Romanian leader by his side, also denies Comey's assertion that he demanded his loyalty, saying of Comey - quote - "I hardly know the man".

World Media London Bridge attack: One suspect was known to police and MI5
Author: 0 London Bridge attack: One suspect was known to police and MI5

The three, who were wearing fake suicide vests, were shot dead late Saturday after ramming a van into pedestrians on London Bridge and then slashing and stabbing people in nearby Borough Market . The arrest comes as security services face growing questions over their monitoring of the three attackers in the lead up to the attack. The BBC reports Zaghba was not prosecuted but was placed on the watch list.

World Media Afghan president says last week's bombing killed over 150
Author: 0 Afghan president says last week's bombing killed over 150

The death toll from the devastating attack has jumped to more than 150 people, while over 300 wounded were brought to hospitals, many with burns and amputations, Ghani told the conference. Representatives of around two dozen countries will attend the meeting, which aims to build worldwide support on ways to restore security in the conflict-torn country, the government said on Monday.

World Media Tillerson: Trump says look past turmoil and re-engage Russia
Author: 0 Tillerson: Trump says look past turmoil and re-engage Russia

Greenpeace protesters are making their mark in the capital ahead of today's visit by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson . After meeting with the US top diplomat, New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English said Tillerson had reassured him of the U.S.' ongoing engagement in economic and security spheres in the Asia-Pacific.

World Media Former Nigerian Health Minister, Head Of UNFPA, Babatunde Osotimehin Is Dead
Author: 0 Former Nigerian Health Minister, Head Of UNFPA, Babatunde Osotimehin Is Dead

Distraught Nigerians have continued to offer their condolence. Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation Americas (NIDOA) in NY, has expressed sadness over the sudden death of Prof. The Nigerian Medical Association has opened a condolence register for the late executive director of the United Nations Population Fund, Babatunde Osotimehin , who died early Monday at 68, calling his death a "monumental loss".

Author: 0 Putin: 'It wouldn't make sense for us to interfere' in United States election

Kelly asked Putin if he was holding any kind of damaging information about Trump, either involving Trump's finances or a visit Trump made to Russian Federation as a businessman. Putin also continued to deny that Russian Federation was involved in any way with the hacking of the Democratic National Committee's email servers past year.

World Media Chelsea striker to seal move to Newcastle United this weekend
Author: 0 Chelsea striker to seal move to Newcastle United this weekend

After Dominic Solanke's departure to Liverpool earlier this week, the champions look set to lose their second England Under-21 star although unlike the former, fully expect to be teaming up with him again in the future. Newcastle went up as Championship winners and will hope to mount a strong return to the Premier League . The Sporting Lisbon defender is on Newcastle's radar, with Benitez looking to push through a deal.

Author: 0 White House Communications Director Resigns

The president also reportedly met Monday with former campaign officials Corey Lewandowski and David Bossie about joining his crisis-communications war room, according to the news outlet. The disclosure of the back channel has put the White House on the defensive. Trump also has renewed his criticism of Germany following Chancellor Angela Merkel's suggestion that her country needs to adopt a more independent stance in world affairs.

Author: 0 Are Half of Trump's Twitter Followers Fake? It's Complicated

Snapshots from archive.com show that Trump's followers only went up from 30.7 million to 31 million. Trump has gained more than 13 million followers since his inauguration in January. Settler down everyone. While this phenomenon isn't at all unusual - especially for public figures - Barack Obama's fake numbers were even more dismal during his presidency.

Author: 0 Palestinian hunger strike ends as Israel yields to prison demands

The prisoners were fighting for better prison conditions; reinstating a second monthly family visit was one of the concessions the Israel Prison Service offered. "There is a perception this is a victory for the prisoners, and for Marwan [Barghouti], because he embarked on a strike the Palestinian Authority wasn't that excited about".

World Media Hardline Israelis descend on Old City for Jerusalem Day
Author: 0 Hardline Israelis descend on Old City for Jerusalem Day

Writing for the Atlantic ( Trump Goes After "the Ultimate Deal" ), Rosie Gray, has suggested that the pro-Israel camp inside the Trump Administration is made up of the new Ambassador to Israel , David Friedman, Vice President Mike Pence, and - believe it or not - White House chief strategist Steve Bannon.

Author: 0 Jared Kushner White House braces for more scrutiny, Trump defends embattled son-in-law

The president today retweeted a Fox News story with no byline citing one unnamed source that said the Russians were the first to suggest the idea of a back channel, not Kushner. He said they have a special prosecutor and House and Senate intelligence committees looking into the matter. Nevertheless, some critics have called for Kushner's security clearance to be revoked, while others say he should temporarily step aside while his ties to Moscow are being reviewed.

Author: 0 Everyone wrote me off - Critics inspired Mertesacker before Arsenal triumph

Diego Costa levelled on 76 minutes, but just moments later Aaron Ramsey scored the winner - all after a poor Chelsea had seen Victor Moses sent off for two yellow cards. I think I have shown you that I have exactly the same commitment. With Laurent Koscielny banned and Gabriel and Shkodran Mustafi injured, Wenger called on club captain Per Mertesacker to start his first game in 392 days.

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