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World Amazon announces Prime Day 2018: Brace yourselves for millions of deals!
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You'll also want to make sure you're signed up for our Prime Day newsletter to have all the latest news, leaked deals, and more delivered right to your inbox. This Spotify rival boasts 40 million songs to listen to anywhere and anytime via the app. They include three months free trial for Discovery, Shudder, BFI and MGM video channels, four months AMU (Amazon Music Unlimited ) individual plan for 99p and a bounty for every qualifying Prime free trial sign-up .

World 'Intense negotiations': Merkel averts leadership crisis over migrants
Author: 0 'Intense negotiations': Merkel averts leadership crisis over migrants

Mr. Seehofer, after talks with Ms. Merkel on Saturday evening, complained the conversation was "ineffective" as the chancellor refused to budge her position on the European Union deal. His leaving would have toppled Merkel's fragile coalition. "I will not let myself be dismissed by a chancellor who is only chancellor because of me", he told the Munich-based daily Sueddeutsche Zeitung .

World Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says socialism only 'part of what I am'
Author: 0 Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says socialism only 'part of what I am'

She now resides in the Bronx and has created a "girl from the Bronx" working-class image. Ocasio-Cortez responded on Twitter not much later, touting the midwestern states that Sen. Ocasio-Cortez, a self-described democratic socialist, defeated the fourth-ranking House Democrat who many had floated as a potential future Democratic Speaker of the House.

World Wildfires Spark Evacuations In Northern California
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Cal Fire said 116 structures are threatened by Yolo's County Fire as it sears through farmland. Smoke and ash was contributing to poor air quality in the San Francisco Bay Area and California wine country. Authorities say that Joergensen reported the fire to officials but had burn injuries on his right arm and calf, along with a burn mark on his chest, according to the report.

World Melania Trump in Arizona migrant shelter, protesters ran and chanted
Author: 0 Melania Trump in Arizona migrant shelter, protesters ran and chanted

The facility, near 27th Avenue and Indian School Road, houses more than 100 children from infants to age 17. And this time, she's not wearing any particular message. Trump's spokeswoman declined to immediately release details about her planned stops. The trip follows a visit last week to the border town of McAllen, Texas, to a shelter for children separated from their parents.

World Prince William’s Eventful Middle East Tour Ended at Western Wall
Author: 0 Prince William’s Eventful Middle East Tour Ended at Western Wall

On Thursday morning, the prince visited the historic Mount of Olives overlooking Jerusalem's Old City. Accompanied by the Rabbi of the Wall, Shmuel Rabinowitz, and the Chief Rabbi of the United Kingdom and Commonwealth Ephraim Mirvis, the Prince signed the guestbook, writing "May the God of peace bless this region and all the world with peace".

World 1 dead, 9 others injured after boat explodes in the Bahamas
Author: 0 1 dead, 9 others injured after boat explodes in the Bahamas

Paul and Brooke suffered a few bruises and cuts, but Stephanie and Stacey sustained severe injuries. Brooke and Stefanie's father and brother are now traveling to be with them in the Bahamas . A female American tourist was killed and several others were injured after a tour boat exploded and caught fire Saturday in the Bahamas, officials said.

World Hundreds attend vigil for victims of Maryland newspaper shooting
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A man brandishing a shotgun and carrying smoke grenades walked into the office of a small newspaper in Maryland and killed at least five people in a targeted assault, one of the deadliest attacks recorded on a U.S. It had been dormant since January 2016. It went on, "This page is intentionally left blank today to commemorate victims of Thursday's shooting at our office".

World Bouncy castles 'should be banned' after girl dies when one 'exploded'
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She was rushed to hospital but was sadly pronounced dead. Several ambulance teams were dispatched and the young patient was taken to the James Paget Hospital "in a serious medical condition". Summer Grant, from Norwich, was seriously injured when the inflatable was sent "cartwheeling" 300 yards down a hill in Essex in March 2016. The Conservative MP has written to the House of Commons speaker requesting an urgent question on the matter on Monday.

World Duckworth doesn't join Dem colleagues in calls to abolish ICE
Author: 0 Duckworth doesn't join Dem colleagues in calls to abolish ICE

Schwab on this issue and dispute his characterization". Gillibrand suggested separating the agencys functions under different divisions to "build something that actually works", though she did not offer specifics. "ICE is broken, it's divisive and it should be abolished ", the mayor said. "You rarely get anywhere through policymaking by hashtag". Donald Trump , who has vilified law enforcement agencies , the intelligence community , the military , and veterans , leapt to ICE's ...

World Sen. Susan Collins won't support SCOTUS nominee who'd overturn Roe v. Wade
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A nominee's view on "whether or not they respect precedent will tell me a lot about whether or not they would overturn Roe v. Wade ", she said. "I'm going to pick someone who is outstanding", he said. "But I'm putting conservative people on", Trump said. Earlier Friday, Trump made similar comments in an interview with Fox News and said he was looking for a nominee who closely models Justice Neil Gorsuch , whom Trump nominated in January 2017.

World Israeli Army Reinforces Positions Near Golan Heights Border With Syria
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Tens of thousands of Syrians have fled since the beginning of the offensive, and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group says that almost 100 civilians have been killed. "The secretary general recalls that the south-west area of Syria is part of a de-escalation agreement agreed between Jordan , Russia and the United States".

World Hero Golden Retriever Saves Owner from Rattlesnake
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But that lovely morning would take a scary turn. 'It was a lovely morning but as we were walking down the hill I literally nearly stepped on a mf rattlesnake, ' Godwin wrote on Facebook . Unfortunately, the snake bit the dog in the face. 'This is what a hero looks like. Godwin said she posted the photos to Facebook as a warning to other dog owners, but did not expect to go viral.

World Trump's former personal lawyer says his 'silence is broken'
Author: 0 Trump's former personal lawyer says his 'silence is broken'

Despite previously saying he would "take a bullet" for Trump , Cohen was very clear in his GMA interview that staying loyal to the president is NOT a priority to him. In the past, Cohen said the money that went to keeping Daniels silent about an alleged affair with Trump came from his pocket, completely on his own, and without reimbursement.

World German interior minister resigns in migration showdown with Merkel
Author: 0 German interior minister resigns in migration showdown with Merkel

Germany's interior minister is expected to hold talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's party after offering his resignation in a bitter dispute over migration policy, but there's little sign of a possible compromise . Ms Merkel also secured agreement from Greece and Spain to take back from Germany migrants who previously registered in those countries. That would escalate a political crisis that could leave Merkel without a parliamentary majority and throw the CSU into the political ...

World When Trump meets Putin, United States News & Top Stories
Author: 0 When Trump meets Putin, United States News & Top Stories

What will Donald Trump be able to achieve at a summit with Vladimir Putin? Speaking to reporters aboard the Air Force One, Trump, who is off to New Jersey for the weekend, said, "We don't want anyone tampering with elections". Kremlin officials also said the allegations are an attempt by United States politicians to distract from domestic problems and an effort by the USA media to demonize Russian Federation.

World North Korea Believed to be Increasing Nuclear Production
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Pompeo told CNN last week he would not put a timeline on negotiations with North Korea , but said the Trump administration will regularly assess the regime's seriousness about abandoning its nuclear program as the United States moves toward normalizing relations with Pyongyang.

World Gangster escapes French prison by helicopter
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The commandos used smoke canisters to hide from video cameras, and the helicopter touched down in the only part of the complex that was not covered by anti-helicopter netting, said another union member, Loic Delbroc. In 2013, he blasted his way out of prison with explosives concealed in tissue packets and was arrested at a hotel six weeks later. He was arrested in 1998 after three years on the run in Switzerland and Israel, according to the French media.

World Libya says 100 migrants missing, feared dead off Tripoli
Author: 0 Libya says 100 migrants missing, feared dead off Tripoli

The missing migrants are feared to be dead. The exact number of migrants on Board at the time of the incident is unknown, said the Libyan Navy. "I saw people die: babies, children, women, men", he said. Libya has emerged as a major transit point to Europe for those fleeing poverty and civil war elsewhere in Africa and the Middle East. Traffickers have exploited Libya's chaos following the 2011 uprising that toppled and later killed longtime dictator Moammar Gadhafi.

World Turkey's Erdogan fetes poll triumph, opposition troubled
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan fetes poll triumph, opposition troubled

Ince told reporters on Monday: "I accept the results of the election". Mr Guven said that based on unofficial results, five parties passed the threshold of 10% of votes required for parties to enter parliament. Turkey's voters will go to the polls Sunday for the country's second election since emergency rule was imposed after the 2016 attempted coup. National Alliance parliamentary candidates vowed that if they secure majority control of the legislature, they will try to roll back the ...

World Hundreds protest immigration at capitol
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Attendees spoke out against the recently rescinded policy of separating migrant family members at the USA border with Mexico, with many of them calling for the abolition of the Immigration Customs and Customs Enforcement agency. Drivers honked their horns in support. "It breaks my heart and I don't even know these children but as a mom, as a person who cares about people, it is hard", Josielyn Kremm, whose parents were undocumented immigrants, said.

World Top border patrol official named as ICE acting director
Author: 0 Top border patrol official named as ICE acting director

The protesters started camping out at the building to protest the Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy that separated migrant children from their parents at the U.S. On Capitol Hill, Rep. Mark Pocan of Wisconsin is now working with fellow Democratic Reps. President Donald Trump ordered the separations halted, but the details on what is next are being worked out.

World Delhi: 11 members of a family found dead in Burari
Author: 0 Delhi: 11 members of a family found dead in Burari

Ward commissioner Rekha Sinha informed that the family belonged to a person named Lalit and those deceased include him along with his mother, sister, wife, children, brother, brother's wife and his children. One of the dead was 75-years-old while three others were minors. The entire area has been cordoned off. Police is yet to give out further details of the case.

World GM may slash American jobs because of Trump tariffs
Author: 0 GM may slash American jobs because of Trump tariffs

Here is just one line item from the federal government's official list: "Nails, tacks, staples, screws, bolts, nuts, screw hooks, rivets, cotters, cotter-pins, washers and similar articles". to the World Trade Organisation (WTO). Trump has explained the steel and aluminum tariffs by saying imported metals threatened the United States' national security - a justification that countries rarely use because it can be so easily abused.