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World 19 injured, 1 dead in South Africa plane crash
Author: 0 19 injured, 1 dead in South Africa plane crash

Images from the site showed the plane broken into several pieces. At least 18 other people have also been injured from the crash on Tuesday afternoon, according to ER24. It had been due to fly to Aviodrome via east Africa, through Egypt, Croatia, Austria to the Netherlands. The plane was a Dutch cargo MAC Martin's Air Charter owned by Air France-KLM.

World British prime minister tries to stem Cabinet exodus over Brexit
Author: 0 British prime minister tries to stem Cabinet exodus over Brexit

May has said she will fight off any attempt to unseat her. Brussels has not yet made clear how the EU27 will respond to the Chequers deal, which the government believes represents an "evolution" of its negotiating strategy. May replied that wouldn't be possible because of the requirements of membership, including free movement of people across borders. The Prime Minister enduring a bruising battle today as the two Cabinet heavyweights resigned over Brexit.

World OR cattle ranchers released from prison after presidential pardon
Author: 0 OR cattle ranchers released from prison after presidential pardon

The two men, Dwight Hammond and his son, Steven, were convicted in 2012 for setting fire to federal lands where they held grazing rights for their cattle. The White House said Dwight Hammond, 76, has served about three years in prison. The move came years after the convictions of Dwight and Steven Hammond, part of a family in the high desert of eastern OR known for its generosity and community contributions.

World Mike Pence 'very encouraged' by reaction on Capitol Hill to Kavanaugh's nomination
Author: 0 Mike Pence 'very encouraged' by reaction on Capitol Hill to Kavanaugh's nomination

But fierce Democratic opposition alone will not be enough to derail Kavanaugh's confirmation. Democrats plan to pressure two moderate Senate Republicans , Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of ME, to oppose the nomination. Here's why: Kavanaugh's court rarely issues opinions on Monday. Democrats who were invited but declined included Sens. When Obama nominated Kagan in 2010, the National Archives released 170,000 pages of records from her time working in President Bill ...

World EU's Tusk tells Trump: 'Appreciate your allies'
Author: 0 EU's Tusk tells Trump: 'Appreciate your allies'

That Trump will be meeting with Vladimir Putin nearly immediately thereafter, however, has North Atlantic Treaty Organisation nations taking a lot more notice, and diplomats predicting Trump will make threats to redraw the security landscape in Europe if North Atlantic Treaty Organisation doesn't give him what he wants.

World Thai cave rescue: 'Cautious optimism' after strong start saves four boys
Author: 0 Thai cave rescue: 'Cautious optimism' after strong start saves four boys

Interior Minister Anupong Paojinda had said early Monday that the same group of expert divers who took part in Sunday's rescue would return to extricate the others because they know the cave conditions and what to do. The cave rescue mission went faster than practice drills over the last few days, according to Osotthanakorn. Four of the boys were rescued on Sunday, and authorities said the next phase could begin any time within a 10-hour window that began about 7 a.m.

World Is Whatsapp Testing Suspicious Link Detection Feature To Curb Spam, Fake News?
Author: 0 Is Whatsapp Testing Suspicious Link Detection Feature To Curb Spam, Fake News?

The new feature will help users identify suspicious links shared within the platform. In recent times, there has been a spurt of mob violence in various parts of India, induced by fake messages passed on through WhatsApp. According to a report by WABetainfo , the new feature will restrict the spam circulation by scanning the links that are being sent or received by the users.

World Brexit row: Jeremy Hunt replaces Boris Johnson as United Kingdom foreign minister
Author: 0 Brexit row: Jeremy Hunt replaces Boris Johnson as United Kingdom foreign minister

His appointment means that all four of the U.K.'s so-called great offices of state - Prime Minister, Chancellor of the Exchequer, Home Secretary and Foreign Secretary - are held by politicians who voted "Remain" in the 2016 referendum. On Friday, May seemed to have agreed a vital Brexit plan at Chequers with her cabinet. Former whip Chris Heaton-Harris takes over as a Brexit Minister from Steve Baker.

World Mother survives vehicle crash that killed her husband, 4 daughters
Author: 0 Mother survives vehicle crash that killed her husband, 4 daughters

At 3:47 p.m. Friday, Kern was driving north on Route 1, a main route to DE and Maryland shore points, when a southbound pickup truck crossed over a grassy median and into northbound lanes. Authorities have said the children were not wearing seat belts. Now traveling in the wrong direction, the truck clipped a white sedan, spun out of control and ended up directly in the path of the Trinidads' 1999 Toyota Sienna minivan.

World Mexican Grandfather, 92, Beaten With Brick in LA: 'Go Back to Mexico'
Author: 0 Mexican Grandfather, 92, Beaten With Brick in LA: 'Go Back to Mexico'

Rodriguez, who is a legal US resident with a multigenerational American family, was reportedly told to go back to his country during the incident, a witness told CBS Los Angeles . "We are concerned, especially with the type of crime they committed", Deputy D'Angelo Robinson told the station. A video, shot by a witness who called 911, became national news It also started trending in Mexico, where Rodriguez is originally from.

World Profiles of Possible US Supreme Court Justices
Author: 0 Profiles of Possible US Supreme Court Justices

This will be the second time he has been able to choose a justice in the past 18 months. While the president has been pondering his choice, his aides have been preparing for what is expected to be a tough confirmation fight. Barrett - a longtime Notre Dame Law School professor who became a federal appeals judge last fall - excited social conservatives with her testimony when questioned about her Roman Catholic faith in her nomination hearings a year ago.

World Judge cites 'real progress' in reuniting migrant families
Author: 0 Judge cites 'real progress' in reuniting migrant families

Looking for news you can trust? Federal agencies have until July 26 to return children 5 and older who are among the "under 3,000" taken from their parents. The ACLU sued in March on behalf of a Congolese woman who was separated from her daughter for five months after seeking asylum at a San Diego border crossing and a Brazilian asylum-seeker who was separated from her son after an arrest for illegal entry in August near the Texas-New Mexico border.

World BREXIT BREAKDOWN: UK Foreign Minister QUITS, Theresa May Facing REVOLT
Author: 0 BREXIT BREAKDOWN: UK Foreign Minister QUITS, Theresa May Facing REVOLT

But former Conservative leader William Hague, writing in the Daily Telegraph , said May´s critics had failed to produce "any credible alternative proposal" and warned that further resignations could put Brexit itself "at risk". After his bruising stint at the Foreign Office, even some of Johnson's erstwhile backers have drifted away, and most Tory MPs believe he is unlikely to muster a large enough cohort of supporters to fire off sufficient letters.

World 4 more boys brought out of flooded Thailand cave
Author: 0 4 more boys brought out of flooded Thailand cave

The Thai Navy Seals leading the operation say eight boys have now been extracted from the cave and will now work to extract the four boys and their coach who remain trapped inside the cave system. "The medical team is considering whether to let closest relative visit them", Osotthanakorn said. The group went into the Tham Luang cave more than two weeks ago.

World European Union chief reminds Trump who is whom in Europe
Author: 0 European Union chief reminds Trump who is whom in Europe

In direct costs, the US now pays about 22 percent of NATO's "principal budgets" that are funded by all alliance members based on a cost-sharing formula that factors in the gross national income of each country. "I've said that many times for many years". Accusing the president of criticising Europe "almost daily", Mr Tusk said the European Union spent more than Russian Federation on defence and as much as China.

World Former Trump chauffeur sues, claiming years of unpaid overtime
Author: 0 Former Trump chauffeur sues, claiming years of unpaid overtime

Donald Trump's former personal driver, Noel Cintron , is suing the president for unpaid overtime - 3,300 hours of overtime, to be exact. " Donald Trump has proclaimed himself as a champion of working men and women, but nothing could be further from the truth", Hutcher said in a statement.

Author: 0 May loyalist named UK's new foreign secretary

Johnson said that at a meeting of the cabinet to decide the plan on Friday, he had accepted that "my side of the argument were too few to prevail". Davis and his deputy quit just two days after May announced she had finally united her quarrelsome government behind a plan for a divorce deal with the EU.

World Amesbury nerve agent victim Dawn Sturgess sadly passes away in hospital
Author: 0 Amesbury nerve agent victim Dawn Sturgess sadly passes away in hospital

Five hours after her collapse , police said , an ambulance was called back to the same address for Rowley, who also fell ill and was taken to hospital. Prime Minister Theresa May said on July 8 that she was "appalled and shocked" by the death of Sturgess, and a spokesman for May said that Britain's interior minister will chair a meeting of the government's emergency committee on July 9.

Author: 0 David Davis Gives His Instant Reaction As Boris Johnson Resigns

The prime minister has warned the Tory party it must unite or face the prospect of Jeremy Corbyn in power. The ex-Foreign Secretary left the foreign secretary's official residence at Carlton Gardens, central London, late in the evening, accompanied by his wife Marina Wheeler, and without speaking to waiting reporters.

World Officials say Thailand's rescued boys in good health, hungry
Author: 0 Officials say Thailand's rescued boys in good health, hungry

Their families were being kept at a distance because of fears of infection and the emaciated-looking boys were eating a rice-based porridge because they were still too weak to take regular food, authorities said. "I can't tell", he said. Not only is the Thailand cave dive at least 5 times as long as some of the most adventurous cave dives, the Thai cave has extremely narrow pathways that require a diver to make specific maneuver to get through tight spaces.

World Kane: We don't want to go home yet
Author: 0 Kane: We don't want to go home yet

As players, we know that sometimes you can have games where your control isn't as good as it should be or your decision making isn't as sharp - and I felt like it was one of those games. "But now, with him being captain of England , that's even better". It is of course the Semi Finals that are going to be played next and we do now know which teams are playing each other.

Author: 0 Train derailment after rains in Turkey kills 24, injures 318

The train, with over 360 people on board, was travelling from the Edirne region on the Greek and Bulgarian borders to Istanbul's Halkali station when six of its carriages derailed in the Tekirdag region. Erdogan said all state institutions were "using every means available to help", vowing that there would be a comprehensive investigation into the "tragic accident", the presidency said.

World What McConnell reportedly said about Trump's potential Supreme Court nominees
Author: 0 What McConnell reportedly said about Trump's potential Supreme Court nominees

Republicans now hold a 51-49 majority, but Senator John McCain (R-Arizona) is battling brain cancer and is unlikely to be present for a vote. "And yet you have this political dilemma that stares, I think, you and Chuck Schumer really in the face as the two leaders, which is this: staying united to stop the Supreme Court pick could cost you red state senators", he said.

World Syria says Israeli strikes targeted T4 air base in Homs
Author: 0 Syria says Israeli strikes targeted T4 air base in Homs

The Israel Air Force attacked the T-4 (Tiyas) air base this past April, destroying a military drone center that had sent a military attack drone packed with explosives into Israeli territory. An Israeli-Iranian showdown also flared over Syria in February, when Israel said an armed drone coming from the T4 base penetrated its air space. According to Israeli intelligence estimates, there are thousands of Iranian advisers and Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps officers in Syria, some 9000 ...

World Protesters confront McConnell leaving Kentucky restaurant
Author: 0 Protesters confront McConnell leaving Kentucky restaurant

McConnell was accosted as he left Louisville's Bristol Bar & Grille, with protesters chanting " where are the babies, Mitch? " a reference to the 2,400 children of illegal immigrants separated from their families at the U.S. As one Twitter commenter put it, "It's a good thing those guys had Elaine Chao's bodyguard there to protect them from her". Why are you separating families?' one of the group asked the couple as they made their way to their auto, referencing migrant parents detained away ...

World President Trump announces Supreme Court pick
Author: 0 President Trump announces Supreme Court pick

With reality television-style suspense, he had kept everyone guessing up until the last moment. President Donald Trump will announce his Supreme Court nominee tonight at 9 p.m. The source described Kavanaugh now as "a little risky" because of that, "and - perhaps, in the end - too establishment for DJT [Donald J. Trump]".

Author: 0 Capito looking for Supreme Court nominee similar to Gorsuch

President Donald Trump is set to announce his Supreme Court pick Monday evening. The nominee is expected to meet in coming days with senators at their offices, going door-to-door in get-to-know-you sessions ahead of confirmation hearings.

Author: 0 Trump nominates conservative Judge Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

Republican Sens. Lindsey Graham of SC and Roy Blunt of Missouri said Sunday that they believe any of the top four contenders could get confirmed by the GOP-majority Senate. Republicans hold 51 seats in the Senate, though Arizona Sen. Meanwhile, liberal groups are already calling on two moderate Republican senators - Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska - to reject the nominee.

World Trump to meet Vladimir Putin
Author: 0 Trump to meet Vladimir Putin

They're also in violation of the very important INF treaty with the United States . Given Putin's nuclear arsenal and "very aggressive" posture, Trump should sit down with Putin in Helsinki on July 16, according to him. "So what do you think I should do about North Korea?" "He'll play the long game on this, he'll see this as an investment, as one step down the road toward an.

World I’m confident Kim Jong Un will honour our contract
Author: 0 I’m confident Kim Jong Un will honour our contract

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore on June 12. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shot back against North Korea on Sunday, saying the regime's criticism that us negotiators acted in a "gangster-like" way during his two-day visit to Pyongyang was unfounded.