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Author: 0 Southern hemisphere rugby stars arrested for allegedly buying cocaine in Paris

Williams, 35, now plays with French club Racing 92, while O'Connor, 26, plays for Toulon . British and French media said Williams - a Rugby World Cup victor - was arrested with former Wallabies star James O'Connor. Williams played 77 matches for the All Black between 2002 and 2012. More unwelcome trouble for the club came earlier this month when Carter, 34, the two-time All Black World Cup victor and three times world player of the year, was stopped for drink-driving in ...

Author: 0 New poll shows dissatisfaction with direction of state and country

Only 38% of Americans have a favorable opinion of the President, and 55% believe that Trump is not honest and trustworthy. "President Donald Trump's popularity is sinking like a rock", said Tim Malloy, assistant director of the Quinnipiac University Poll .

Author: 0 Bomber Kills Dozens Near Syrian City Of Al-Bab

Rebel field commander Abu Jaafar told AFP that fighters, Turkish soldiers, and civilians had gathered at Susian for an overnight meeting "to organise a security apparatus and set a plan for rebuilding Al-Bab". Turkish authorities announced that after it takes full control of al-Bab, operations will continue to drive IS from the city of al-Raqqa, the terror organisation's main stronghold in Syria.

Author: 0 Dylann Roof Stopped At Another Black Church After Charleston Shooting

The records show that after Roof gunned down nine parishioners at the Emanuel AME Church on June 17, he stopped at another house of worship - the Branch AME Church - and shut off his Global Positioning System device for several minutes. But Berry told the Charleston newspaper that he was unsettled by the news. After his arrest, Roof told officers that he had researched other black churches.

World Media Police Release Audio in Delphi Investigation
Author: 0 Police Release Audio in Delphi Investigation

Capt. David Bursten said investigators aren't certain the voice was that of the photographed man whom investigators are calling the main suspect in the deaths. He was walking in the area on February 13, around the time Abigail Williams and Liberty German were walking there. While police initially did not suspect foul play in the girls' disappearance, they later announced they were victims of a double homicide.

World Media Thousands protest as MPs debate Donald Trump's state visit
Author: 0 Thousands protest as MPs debate Donald Trump's state visit

He said: 'They enable us to strengthen and influence those global relationships that are of the greatest strategic importance to this country, and even more widely, to other parts of the world as well'. "It has stood by us, shoulder to shoulder, in our hour of need, as we did in their hour of need, particularly during 9/11". More than 10,000 people are expected at the protest in London , which is precursor to a larger march planned for Trump's visit later this year.

Author: 0 Transgender bathrooms: Trump administration to issue new guidance

As a result, the departments "have made a decision to withdraw and rescind the above-referenced guidance documents in order to further consider the legal issues involved". The policy extended from facilities to sports teams and single-sex classes. On Monday evening, thousands of protesters gathered outside Westminster Hall as MPs clashed during a debate over Theresa May's decision to invite Donald Trump on a state visit to the UK.

World Media Khamenei Threatens 'Substitution' of his Palestinian Allies
Author: 0 Khamenei Threatens 'Substitution' of his Palestinian Allies

Khamenei also called for other countries in the Middle East as well as the worldwide community to join the "resistance". Khamenei added that he saw "the emergence of signs of the collapse of the Zionist regime", meaning Israel, and of "the weakness that has dominated its main allies - in particular, the United States of America".

Author: 0 Ex-Guantanamo Detainee Reportedly Turns ISIS Bomber

Fiddler was taken to Guantanamo after being found in prison in Afghanistan early in 2002, where he had been placed after being intercepted by the Taliban, who believed him to be a British spy. He told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: 'My belief is the settlement was paid to avoid disclosure being in court of the activities and files of the security services.

Author: 0 China suspends all coal imports from North Korea

A coke producer said he expected to ban to lead to a rebound in coke prices, which had fallen since late December due to good supply and reduced demand for the lunar new year. "By doing so China tries to boost its economic and political clout in Asia and unequivocally hints that the U.S. should withdraw", Hocheol said. Kim Jong Nam had been hosted and protected by China for many years, and his murder, if proved to be conducted on Pyongyang's orders, would be seen as a direct affront to ...

Author: 0 President Trump tours National Museum of African American History & Culture

The president arrived at the museum on the Mall in Washington shortly before 9 a.m., accompanied by an entourage that included Ben Carson, the retired neurosurgeon who has been tapped to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development and who is featured in one of the exhibits at the popular museum that opened in September.

Author: 0 U.S. to expand groups of immigrants to be deported

The memos implement two of Trump's executive orders on enforcement of immigration laws inside the United States, but they go farther by wiping away several orders President Barack Obama issued to protect those in the United States who had not committed criminal acts beyond entering the country without permission.

World Media Two Rockets Fired From Sinai Hit Southern Israel
Author: 0 Two Rockets Fired From Sinai Hit Southern Israel

Israeli Defense Forces are searching the area", the Israeli Defense Forces Spokesperson Peter Lerner posted on his Twitter page. The February launches were the first time since 2015 that rockets had been fired at Israel from Egypt. Bashat asserted that Israel will not be able to respond to the rockets fired from Sinai against its territories because of the peace treaty signed in 1979.

World Media Iraqi military launches offensive on west Mosul
Author: 0 Iraqi military launches offensive on west Mosul

The Iraqi army is advancing further towards Mosul and is planning to retake the villages of al Zakrutia and al Buseif. The city - Iraq's second biggest - is the largest urban center captured by Islamic State in both countries and its de facto capital in Iraq.

World Media Auto bomb kills 3-year-old in Turkey, wounds 15
Author: 0 Auto bomb kills 3-year-old in Turkey, wounds 15

The blast occurred at 20:45 local time. He further said that the auto used in the bombing was reportedly parked near the housing complex by an approximately 20-year-old person. Turkey has suffered a series of violent attacks since 2015, carried out either by the Islamic State group or by Kurdish militants who have led a three-decade long insurgency and resumed fighting in 2015 after a ceasefire collapsed.

World Media Trump slams Jewish reporter who asked about anti-Semitic upsurge
Author: 0 Trump slams Jewish reporter who asked about anti-Semitic upsurge

One of the more dramatic moments during President Donald Trump's marathon news conference today was his exchange with a reporter from Jewish publication Ami Magazine. But I definitely understand and share the president's frustrations about the fact that he has been called anti-Semitic for so many years and everyone who knows him personally knows how close of a connection he has had with the Jewish people.

World Media Massive storm takes aim at Southern California
Author: 0 Massive storm takes aim at Southern California

Earlier this week, authorities ordered mandatory evacuations over concerns that an emergency spillway at the dam could fail and threaten nearby communities. The agency also issued a high wind warning that kicked in at 7 a.m. Friday and continues through 2 a.m. Saturday. On Tuesday, officials downgraded the evacuation order to a warning, allowing 188,000 evacuees from Butte, Sutter and Yuba counties to return home.

Author: 0 New round of Syria talks in Geneva starts next week

Nine Syrian opposition groups are taking part in the second day of talks in Astana , capital of Kazakhstan, director of the Asian and African affars section of the Kazakh foreign ministry Aidarbek Tumatov said on Thursday. Syria's government also comes to the talks on the back of recent victories, including the full recapture of second city Aleppo in December, which may leave it less open to compromise.

Author: 0 Kremlin says Putin-Trump meeting possible before July

That is the slogan for the dating app Hater , which connects people based on shared dislikes . The Chelsea projection wasn't the only one - Hater projected the same image elsewhere in New York City. But the Valentine's Day mockery of Trump's pro-Putin stance - which dovetailed with reports of repeated contact between then presidential nominee Trump's campaign aids and Russian intelligence - is anything but the work of a wannabe Banksy.

World Media Kim Jong-Nam complained of feeling 'dizzy' prior to death
Author: 0 Kim Jong-Nam complained of feeling 'dizzy' prior to death

A South Korean news channel citing government sources had reported, however, that Kim Jong-nam had been attacked by two female assailants who pricked him with poisoned needles before fleeing the airport in a taxi. It was later confirmed that the man was Kim Jong-nam, Kim Jong-un's older half brother. He said Seoul should "urge the Malaysian government to promptly identify the truth of the case and present it to the global community".

Author: 0 Polish President congratulates German President-elect

Steinmeier thinks that Germany has developed a lot. Steinmeier has always been one of Germany's most popular politicians. Mr Steinmeier handed the keys of the foreign ministry to Sigmar Gabriel, who in turn handed the SPD leadership - and Merkel challenger duties in September's federal election - to departing European Parliament president Martin Schulz .

World Media Samsung crown prince summoned again
Author: 0 Samsung crown prince summoned again

Prosecutors have been gathering more evidence against Lee since the court's rejection of the arrest last month. South Korean prosecutors interrogated Samsung's de facto chief executive Lee Jae-yong for the second time on Monday. And Mr Lee also confirmed the firm gave a horse and money to help the equestrian career of Ms Choi's daughter, Chung Yoo-ra, something he said he now regretted.

World Media North Korea is starting to back up its military bluster
Author: 0 North Korea is starting to back up its military bluster

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that the missile was sacked from around Banghyon, North Pyongan Province, which is where South Korean officials have said the North test-launched its powerful midrange Musudan missile on October 15 and 20.

World Media Turkish-backed Syrian Rebels Push into IS-held City
Author: 0 Turkish-backed Syrian Rebels Push into IS-held City

Russian air strikes accidentally killed three Turkish soldiers on Thursday in northern Syria. "Initial information shows this was an accident. and an undesired incident as a result of incorrect information, coordinates", Mr Kurtulmus said in televised comments.

World Media Russian athlete named in WADA report stripped of gold medal
Author: 0 Russian athlete named in WADA report stripped of gold medal

And she will forfeit a World Championship silver from 2013 and will be suspended for four years, backdated to 2015. However, CAS has now imposed a four-year period of ineligibility on Savinova-Farnosova from August 24, 2015 and disqualified her from all races between July 26, 2010 and August 19, 2013.

Author: 0 Mexican woman deported after routine immigration check

Garcia de Rayos' lawyer says her original arrest from 2008 took place during a workplace raid they argue was unconstitutional, and therefore she should be allowed to stay in the country. ICE spokeswoman Yasmeen Pitts O'Keefe said García "is now being detained by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement based on removal order issued by the Department of Justice's Executive Office for Immigration Review".

Author: 0 Trump blasts Nordstrom after they drop Ivanka's line

Trump tweeted that Ivanka Trump was treated "so unfairly" by the department store, which made a decision to stop selling her clothing and accessory line. A campaign urging people to boycott businesses connected to Mr Trump's family, kick-started after the emergence of the "grab them by the pussy" comment in October, took credit for Nordstrom's decision.

Author: 0 Supreme Court ruling could extend pension rights of unmarried couples

Brewster challenged a ruling after being told she is not automatically entitled to a "survivor's pension" as she would have been if the couple had been married. They must also show they have lived together for two years before the date the nomination form was submitted to the pension scheme and two years before the date of death.

Author: 0 Syrian Troops, Turkey-backed Forces Surround IS Stronghold

Wednesday marks day 169 of the Turkish-led Operation Euphrates Shield to repel Daesh terrorists in northern Syria. "The operation in al-Bab must be completed as soon as possible". President, the statement added. Turkey has long warned that it considers the Syrian Kurds to be part of Turkey's own Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which both Turkey and the United States have labeled a terrorist group.

Author: 0 Sarkozy to stand trial on charges of illegal campaign financing

Apart from Sarkozy, 13 other people are expected to face trial in the case. The source also said it was still possible that an appeal could be lodged against the trial order because it was signed by only one of the two magistrates in charge of the case.

World Media Housing white paper: The 9 key takeaways
Author: 0 Housing white paper: The 9 key takeaways

The government plans to tackle the rising cost of renting by amending planning rules so councils can proactively plan for more long-term build to rent homes and a consultation has been launched to allow developers to offer more affordable rent alongside other forms of affordable housing.

World Media In flip-flop, Mulayam to campaign for Akhilesh
Author: 0 In flip-flop, Mulayam to campaign for Akhilesh

Mulayam Singh Yadav said he would start campaigning for the party from Tuesday, reported ABP . Probably he knows that the Samajwadi Party is clawing back in alliance with the Congress and will be reduced to non-entity if the alliance manages to form next government.Juhie Singh, the SP spokesperson, said it was good news that Netaji had agreed to go for campaigning.

Author: 0 Trump Blasts Polls: Americans 'Want Border Security And Extreme Vetting'

In addition, a CNN poll found on Friday that 53 percent of Americans disapprove of the way Trump is handling his new job as president. The president referenced the campaign in his Monday morning tweet because polling and pundits predicted the election would be an easy victory for Trump's opponent, Hillary Clinton.

Author: 0 No conspiracy in Jayalalithaa case: Doctor

This was for nominating All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) candidates for elections to two seats and bypoll to one segment previous year. A day after Sasikala Natarajan was elected as the AIADMK's legislative party leader, the Tamil Nadu government arranged for this press conference to dispel rumours and allegations surrounding Jayalalithaa's death.

Author: 0 Analyst Research Roundup: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA), Synchrony Financial (SYF)

For the next 5 years, Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.is expecting Growth of 12.79% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 5.35% per annum. Nonetheless, and in the immediate aftermath of reporting, investor reaction in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. Yacktman Asset Management LP raised its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 18.8% in the third quarter.

World Media US Navy Dispatches Destroyer to Monitor Yemen Waters as Iran Tensions Heighten
Author: 0 US Navy Dispatches Destroyer to Monitor Yemen Waters as Iran Tensions Heighten

The guided-missile destroyer arrived in the surrounding area of the Bab al-Mandab Strait off southwestern Yemen where it will conduct patrolling missions including escorting vessels, the officials told Reuters on Friday. They have attacked USA warships in the past. "While they [missiles tests] didn't contravene the nuclear accord signed in 2015, the missile tests are seen by some nations as going against a UN Security Council resolution that enshrines the agreement", reports Bloomberg .

Author: 0 Trump Threatens to Cut Federal Funding to Berkeley After Riots

That it took place in the birthplace of the free-speech movement makes it all the more shameful. But officials said it was a smaller group of protesters dressed in black and in hooded sweatshirts that showed up as night fell to break windows with metal barricades, throw smoke bombs and flares and start a large bonfire outside the building with a diesel generator.

Author: 0 Garcia leads Dubai Desert Classic by 1, Woods 12 shot back

The 14-time major victor only returned to action in December after 15 months out following two back operations. Some have pointed out that Woods flew commercial for the first time in ten years to Dubai , speculating that could have aggravated his back.

World Media Nicki Minaj Pull On The Boxing Gloves On Giuseppe Jacking Her Name
Author: 0 Nicki Minaj Pull On The Boxing Gloves On Giuseppe Jacking Her Name

She added , "Lil black girl can inspire u but ain't worth a collection my nig?" She subsequently wore a pair on the cover of Cosmopolitan magazine. Today (Feb. You're not taking MY call? Lol. She started the hashtag #GiuseppeWhatsGood , which has started to trend on Twitter. In the past, Minaj has been an avid fan of the shoe brand, name-dropping it in verses for songs like "Monster" ("Monster Giuseppe heel that's the monster shoe.") and "Pound The Alarm" in which she references the ...

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