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Author: 0 Filipino troops, gunships fight militants in southern city

But the recent violence has raised fears that extremism could be growing as smaller militant groups unify and align themselves with the ideology of the Islamic State group. "I'd be harsh." He later said that he "might declare martial law throughout the country to protect the people". Fighting between militants linked to Isis and government forces began after an attempt to arrest a veteran Filipino militant.

Author: 0 Melania Trump Confirms She Is Practicing Catholic After Pope Meeting

Sean Spicer , devout Catholic, didn't get to meet the Pope. Pope Francis also gave Mr Trump a signed copy of his 2017 peace message whose title is Nonviolence - A Style of Politics for Peace, and a copy of his 2015 encyclical letter on the need to protect the environment from the effects of climate change.

World Media North Korea celebrates longest-range ballistic missile test
Author: 0 North Korea celebrates longest-range ballistic missile test

USA began talks with North Korean ally China on possible new United Nations sanctions. A South Korean government minister has said North Korea's missile program is progressing faster than expected , just hours after the UN Security Council demanded the reclusive country to halt all nuclear and ballistic missile tests.

World Media 1 killed, dozens injured in caste violence in northern India
Author: 0 1 killed, dozens injured in caste violence in northern India

The Uttar Pradesh government must urgently bring to justice those responsible for recent caste-based violence and attacks against Dalits in Saharanpur district, in which two men have been killed and several injured. "Bhim Sena is actually BJP sponsored Outfit which the saffron leaders used to spread hatred and later making political mileage out of it", further claimed Mayawati adding that only due to closeness with the saffron leaders, the local administration and even the government so ...

World Media Father, brothers of Manchester bomb... 2:04 pm Wed
Author: 0 Father, brothers of Manchester bomb... 2:04 pm Wed

Grande is scheduled to perform six dates in Australia and New Zealand in September. - A man, who police said was carrying a suspect package, is arrested in Wigan , a town near Manchester . The magazine also reports that British police informed their German counterparts Abedi had received paramilitary training in Syria . The group had links to Al Qaeda.

World Media Manchester bomber likely did not act alone, official says
Author: 0 Manchester bomber likely did not act alone, official says

Manchester police suspect that the bomber, 22-year-old Salman Abedi , may not have acted alone. The Polish Foreign Ministry, which did not name the couple, said: "We share the pain of the family and the loved ones of the victims and express our most honest condolences".

Author: 0 Sheriff: Montana GOPer Accused Of Assault Declined Request For Interview

And in all that time, Gianforte has still not apologize to Jacobs for sending him to the hospital. Polls are slated to close at 8 p.m.(0200 GMT). There's been plenty of action in the Big Sky State before Wednesday's bombshell revelation that one of the candidates allegedly body slammed a reporter , but if you're wondering about the basics of the race, CNN is here for you.

Author: 0 CBO: Republicans' AHCA Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

The CBO's assessment shows that while the deficit would fall and premiums would also fall for some Americans, but it raises potential concerns about the bill. Waiving essential health benefits could also make medical care much more expensive for people who are pregnant, addicted, or have mental health issues, and who live in those states that waive those benefits.

Author: 0 White House doesn't dispute Trump called Comey a 'nut job' to Russians

Rather, White House press secretary Sean Spicer told the Times the pressure Trump was referring to was on his administration's "ability to engage and negotiate with Russian Federation". A law enforcement investigation into coordination between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign has identified someone now working in the White House as a significant person of interest, the Washington Post reported on Friday.

World Media Tillerson says he hopes Rouhani ends Iran missile program in new term
Author: 0 Tillerson says he hopes Rouhani ends Iran missile program in new term

Mr Rouhani, a moderate cleric who signed a nuclear deal with world powers in 2015, said the USA had "resorted to many methods against Iran but failed in all". Iranian municipal councils choose mayors and decide on budgets and development projects. The United States and other critics in the West accuse Tehran of sponsoring global terrorism and destabilizing the region, and Iran is still targeted by US sanctions over its weapons programs and perceived rights violations.

Author: 0 Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran

Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani said yesterday that Teheran would continue its ballistic missile programme, state television reported, striking a defiant note after strong criticism of the Islamic Republic from US President Donald Trump .

Author: 0 Toronto CF Kevin Pillar apologizes for using anti-gay slur

After The Atlanta Braves took three games from the Toronto Blue Jays , was it possible that they would be swept after their recent turnaround? After what he described as a sleepless night, the player acknowledged his wrongdoing. Kevin Kaduk of Yahoo's Big League Stew wrote at the time: "At best, it's an insult that has become so common that its derogatory nature isn't readily apparent to those who use it".

Author: 0 Fired FBI chief Comey to testify publicly in Congress

Reports of a memo said to have been written by Comey details the former FBI director's discomfort during a meeting with the president in which he asked Comey to "let it go" in regards to the investigation of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.

Author: 0 Oil prices fall as Trump proposes US oil reserve sales

Even if Congress passes the proposed White House budget, the majority of sales from the usa reserve would take place years from now. Russian Federation kept its lead even as shipments were down 1.9 per cent from a year earlier to 4.715 million tonnes, or 1.15 million barrels per day, rising slightly from the March level at 1.104 million bpd, according to data from the General Administration of Customs.

World Media Chris Christie: I warned Trump about Flynn
Author: 0 Chris Christie: I warned Trump about Flynn

Chris Christie (R), a former chairman of Donald Trump's transition team, said Monday that he repeatedly recommended that Trump not give a job to Lt. Gen. He added: "Some of it involves classified information that I'm just not at liberty to discuss". Christie also reiterated a comment he has made in the past about who's to blame for the controversy surrounding the administration.

World Media Senate confirms Branstad as ambassador to China
Author: 0 Senate confirms Branstad as ambassador to China

He is due to be replaced in Des Moines by Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds, who would be the state's first female governor. Once he resigns, Branstad, 70, will be sworn in as ambassador. Branstad says he was saddened to hear about Corning's death. "But when the president of the United States asks you to take on an even bigger challenge ..." Branstad said he and his wife plan to maintain their home on Lake Panorama and are in the process of sorting and packing things that will either go ...

World Media Big game hunter killed when crushed by elephant
Author: 0 Big game hunter killed when crushed by elephant

Botha was a highly regarded houndsman, and frequently led leopard and lion hunting safaris with his pack of dogs for his company Game Hounds Safaris. In response, another member of Botha's hunting group fired a fatal shot, Afrikaans news site Netwerk24 reported.

Author: 0 Boxer Dirrel apologises after uncle punches opponent

This marks Dirrell's 26th victory, having only lost twice, both to British boxers Carl Froch and James DeGale. He cares for me. Police is now searching for Lawson arrest him for his post-fight actions, per ESPN . Russell added that, "I want to apologize for the gladiators". Earlier in the fight, I had warned Uzcategui. Rafael also reported that a police complaint was filed by Uzcategui.

Author: 0 White House Announces US Embassy Will Not Move to Jerusalem - For Now

The divided city of Jerusalem, where Donald Trump was planning to move the U.S. embassy to Israel. "Once President Trump understands our determination and unequivocally takes a stand in favor of the move, his administration and all the other countries will follow".

World Media Julian Assange Rape Investigation Dropped
Author: 0 Julian Assange Rape Investigation Dropped

Assange could face a trial in the United States over the leaking of hundreds of thousands of secret USA military and diplomatic documents. The source criticised the Swedish prosecutor for "unnecessary delays" in the case but welcomed the latest decision.

World Media Greece: More protests, strikes ahead of major austerity vote
Author: 0 Greece: More protests, strikes ahead of major austerity vote

The vote in parliament followed a long string of protests organized by umbrella trade unions of public and private sector employees, and other professionals outside the parliament building in Athens and major cities nationwide. Ferries are to be tied up in port until late Friday after seamen began a four-day strike Tuesday. Pensions have been cut sharply over the past seven years as successive Greek governments have slashed spending in return for bailout money to avoid bankruptcy.

World Media Vulnerable House Republicans distance themselves from Trump
Author: 0 Vulnerable House Republicans distance themselves from Trump

Both National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster and Press Secretary Sean Spicer briefed reporters on Tuesday, yet neither flatly denied that he disclosed sensitive intelligence. The report alleges that Trump shared information about laptops on planes, which was given to the United States by an ally who did not give consent for it to be shared with Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Besieged White House denies, defends as new bombshells hit

Sergey Kislyak. The highly classified information about an Islamic State plot was collected by Israel, a crucial source of intelligence and close partner in the fight against some of the America's fiercest threats in the Middle East. Congress, if the White House approved. The New York Times reported the material came from Israel, and Russian Federation has intelligence ties to the Jewish state's arch-enemy Iran.

World Media South Korea's Moon to send envoys to Beijing to ease tensions
Author: 0 South Korea's Moon to send envoys to Beijing to ease tensions

The two leaders said they looked forward to meeting at the Group of 20 summit meeting in Germany in July. Park, who also served as co-chairman of Moon's presidential campaign team, is expected to meet Chinese officials on the sidelines of the forum to discuss the ways to fix relations, the official told Yonhap.

Author: 0 John Kasich on James Comey memo: 'We're a long way' from Watergate

That might just be what former FBI Director James Comey did. Asked if he trusted Comey or Trump, Amash replied: "I think it's pretty clear I have confidence in Director Comey". Jeff Flake, it's the new normal. The Senate intelligence committee on Wednesday asked Comey to appear before the panel in both open and closed sessions.

Author: 0 Amash: Grounds for Impeachment if Comey's Trump Memo Is True

Until he has access to them, the Congressman will not be commenting further". Trump removed Comey in the middle of a Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into alleged Russian interference in the the 2016 United States presidential election, and possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russia.

World Media What we know so far about the police shooting of Jordan Edwards
Author: 0 What we know so far about the police shooting of Jordan Edwards

The police department, which originally misstated key aspects of the story , said officers responded to a 911 call about "drunken young people", entered a house party, heard gunshots outside, exited the residence to investigate, issued verbal commands toward a auto leaving the scene, and then Oliver fired his rifle into the vehicle, striking Edwards.

World Media Viral video shows teens getting pepper sprayed for class
Author: 0 Viral video shows teens getting pepper sprayed for class

A group of OH teens recently volunteered to get pepper sprayed as part of their criminal technology course. Added supervision was provided by the school's resource officer. Students who participated reportedly received extra credit. Barberton City Schools Superintendent Patricia Cleary said in a phone call that the career tech class is sanctioned through the Ohio Department of Education.

World Media Purported Chibok girl 'escapes' Boko Haram
Author: 0 Purported Chibok girl 'escapes' Boko Haram

It was Mr Mustapha who succeeded in convincing the Nigerian authorities that this particular group should be taken for what they say, presidential spokesman Garba Shehu told me. She is the author of the memoir After Great Pain: A New Life Emerges. "Because of Margaret and Asabe, that is why she developed sickness", he said.

World Media Colbert Begs Trump: Please, Please, Please Don't Fire Sean Spicer
Author: 0 Colbert Begs Trump: Please, Please, Please Don't Fire Sean Spicer

Stephen Colbert has a simple request for President Trump: Don't fire Sean Spicer. 'Yeah that is definitely obstruction of something, ' said Colbert. "Oh, sir. Please don't do your own press conferences". I can't believe this. 'I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go.

Author: 0 Good chance for Middle East peace deal

Abbas mixed that flattery of Trump with a stern message on Israeli occupation. Trump faced deep skepticism at home and overseas over his chances for a breakthrough with Abbas, not least because the new US administration has yet to articulate a cohesive strategy for restarting the moribund peace process.

World Media Ruling Palestinian party garners poor showing in West Bank elections
Author: 0 Ruling Palestinian party garners poor showing in West Bank elections

Hanna Nasser, head of elections commission, called on all citizens who have the right to vote to cast their votes in their local elections, which opened at 7:00 A.M. Abbas' presidential term officially ended in 2009, but elections have not been held in Palestine since 2006, when Hamas stood for parliamentary elections and won.

World Media Woman followed then threatened Congressman David Kustoff
Author: 0 Woman followed then threatened Congressman David Kustoff

After he left campus, Wright then began following the congressman after he got in his auto. She exited her own vehicle and began screaming at the Republican and his aide. Kustoff defended his vote in a May 4 statement citing problems with the Tennessee individual market, and rising health care premiums. Another aide who was behind Kustoff's auto witnessed the incident, Plunk said.

World Media Hunter snags 16-foot python in Everglades snake hunt
Author: 0 Hunter snags 16-foot python in Everglades snake hunt

Dusty Crum is an orchid-grower and spare-time python catcher who caught the snake this week, local media reported. A python hunter has reeled in a colossal catch in the Florida Everglades, and his wrestle with the huge snake was caught on camera.

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