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World In Syria, the Russian military came under attack
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In Moscow did not specify the date or the exact location of the attack on the Syrian positions. Russian Federation has provided crucial military support to President Bashar Assad's forces, helping them to roll back mainstream rebels as well as the Islamic State group.

World White House says Trump is not defending Roseanne Barr
Author: 0 White House says Trump is not defending Roseanne Barr

For his part, Mr Trump managed to somehow make the cancellation of Roseanne about him, questioning why the head of ABC's parent company, Disney, had apologised to Ms Jarrett when he hadn't received similar treatment over statements made about his presidency.

World Unseen for weeks, Melania Trump tweets she's 'feeling great'
Author: 0 Unseen for weeks, Melania Trump tweets she's 'feeling great'

Several days later, on May 14, the first lady underwent an embolization procedure involving her kidney at Walter Reed Medical Center. Others wondered if Melania had attempted to escape, or even to commit suicide, while a few imagined that she had been whisked away in order to cooperate more safely with the Russian Federation investigation.

World Russian journalist reported killed in Ukraine shows up alive
Author: 0 Russian journalist reported killed in Ukraine shows up alive

Mr Babchenko left Russian Federation in February 2017, saying he was receiving threats and concerned he might be jailed. "Special apologies to my wife", he added. "That's really helpful to all who care about journalist safety". His alleged death was widely condemned by American and European officials as an attack on press freedom.

World North Korea's High-Seas Fuel Smuggling Continues
Author: 0 North Korea's High-Seas Fuel Smuggling Continues

North Korea's mission to the United Nations in NY is its sole diplomatic presence in the U.S. That suggests Kim Yong-chol might have chosen to first go to NY because it would make it easier for him to communicate with officials in Pyongyang, North Korea's capital.

World Migrant rescues child dangling from balcony, gets new life in France
Author: 0 Migrant rescues child dangling from balcony, gets new life in France

Gassama told Macron during a visit on Monday that he "did not think twice" before springing into action. "Because this is an exceptional act. we are obviously, today, going to regularise all your papers", Macron told him, also offering to begin naturalisation procedures so he can become French.

World Duterte will 'go to war' if China crosses 'red lines'
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En route to the city state, US Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis said America would continue to maintain a "steady drumbeat" of naval operations around the disputed waters, adding that "only one country" seemed bothered by the vessels' routine activities.

World USA man jailed in Venezuela on 'bogus' charges returns home
Author: 0 USA man jailed in Venezuela on 'bogus' charges returns home

And he said Holt's freedom was a sign of "peace" and "national reconciliation". The White House is also calling on Venezuela to release all political prisoners and accept worldwide humanitarian aid for its dying citizens. "We could nearly write a book about the past 48 hours", Corker said. Authorities arrested him on June 30, 2016, and accused him of stockpiling an assault rifle and grenades, suggesting his case was linked to other unspecified US attempts to undermine Maduro's rule amid ...

World Pompeo meets top North Korean to plan possible Trump-Kim summit
Author: 0 Pompeo meets top North Korean to plan possible Trump-Kim summit

At the same time, the Central Intelligence Agency analysis mentioned by the officials reportedly notes the possibility of a "Western hamburger franchise" opening in Pyongyang as one of the concessions the North Korean leadership may be willing to make to the United States .

World President Trump holds a rally in Nashville
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Although the majority of the asylum seekers are fleeing violence in Central America, Trump revived his unsubstantiated claim that numerous immigrants were gang members while likening them to "animals". "She Is going to win!", Trump said. "So, Philbert was recruited by Schumer to run for the Senate", Trump added. In his final year in the Senate, Corker has called Bredesen a friend and said he won't actively campaign against him.

Author: 0 Puerto Rico Hurricane Death Toll Over 70X Greater Than Official Count

Harvard's independent review of the number of deaths in Puerto Rico will not be the last of its kind; in fact, George Washington University researchers were recently given the green light for a similar review. Earlier this year, researchers surveyed 3,299 randomly selected households (of more than 1.1 million) across the U.S. territory about displacement, infrastructure loss, and causes of death.

World Syrian government vows to fight rebels despite United States warning
Author: 0 Syrian government vows to fight rebels despite United States warning

Israel has raised the alarm about Iran's expanding clout in the seven-year conflict, calling on Monday for its arch-foe to be denied any military presence in Syria . Israel wants Iran-backed forces removed from areas near its border and from Syria in general. Iran's ambassador to Jordan, Dr. Mostafa Moslehzadeh, reportedly received instructions from senior officials to conduct the negotiations with Israel in Amman.

World Malaysia PM will scrap high-speed rail project with Singapore
Author: 0 Malaysia PM will scrap high-speed rail project with Singapore

Even picking a victor was expected to test ties between Malaysia and Singapore, which have been frosty since the end of the colonial era in the 1960s, against the backdrop of broader tension over China's growing influence in the region. Dr Mahathir said the Pakatan Harapan government will review the anti-fake news law while campaigning at the last elections. "So show us the proof. we have the papers (documents)".

Author: 0 Hurricane Maria killed 4,600 in Puerto Rico, 70 times official toll

A Harvard research team surveyed almost 3,300 randomly chosen Puerto Rican households and extrapolated their findings to estimate that the island likely saw 4,645 "excess deaths" between the storm's September 20, 2017, landfall and the end of the calendar year.

World United States goes to Security Council to defend Israel
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Steinitz specifically told the IEC to wait to fix the problems until sufficient calm is established in the area. Three Israeli soldiers were wounded by shrapnel on Tuesday, the IDF said , as dozens of mortar bombs and rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip, triggering warning sirens in southern Israel throughout the day and after dark.

World Alberto to Strike Florida With Heavy Winds and Flooding on US Holiday
Author: 0 Alberto to Strike Florida With Heavy Winds and Flooding on US Holiday

The storm is threatening the Southeast with heavy rain, as it moves north at 12 miles per hour. Subtropical Storm Alberto arrives at Orange Beach, Alabama, U.S., May 28, 2018 , in this picture obtained from social media. The storm originated east of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula last Friday. However, once Alberto's center heads inland - deprived of the warm waters that fuel tropical weather systems - the storm was expected to steadily weaken.

World Parents outraged over video game that simulates school shootings
Author: 0 Parents outraged over video game that simulates school shootings

It's branded as a "SWAT simulator" and allows players to choose between taking on the role of a SWAT team member trying to stop a school shooting or the role of the shooter. Set for release next month, Active Shooter is what the video game industry calls a First-Person Shooter, or FPS. Each game has its own storefront, and Valve reviews and approves those storefronts before developers can sell their games.

World Hawaii orders fresh evacuations amid fast-moving lava
Author: 0 Hawaii orders fresh evacuations amid fast-moving lava

Hawaii County Civil Defense on Sunday issued an emergency alert calling for immediate evacuations of sections of the Leilani Estates community. Multiple fissures continue to spew up hot lava flows, which have blocked roads and damaged dozens of buildings on Hawaii's Big Island.

World N Korea official Kim Yong-chol 'heads to USA for talks'
Author: 0 N Korea official Kim Yong-chol 'heads to USA for talks'

Trump appeared to take credit for the recent developments, callingKim Yong Chol's visit, "a solid response to my letter". Trump confirmed Tuesday that a top North Korean official, Kim Yong Chol, is headed to NY for talks with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo .

World Obama Didn't Act on Russian Meddling to Help Clinton Win, Says Trump
Author: 0 Obama Didn't Act on Russian Meddling to Help Clinton Win, Says Trump

Bush. There was no Collusion, except by the Democrats!' Trump wrote . Mueller is also investigating whether actions like the firing of Comey constitute obstruction of justice. Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani told the Times that Trump asking Sessions to reverse his recusal was not outside the bounds of the president's authority.

Author: 0 Hamas, Islamic Jihad claim joint responsibility for anti-Israeli fire

Palestinian media reports have also said that Israeli forces attacked targets in Gaza. "Mortars fired by Palestinian militants hit civilian infrastructure, including a kindergarten". The high Palestinian death toll in the border protests has drawn strong global criticism of Israel, with rights groups saying Israel's use of live fire is illegal because in many cases it has struck unarmed protesters who did not pose an imminent threat to Israeli soldiers.

World Body of missing man found by searchers after Ellicott City flooding
Author: 0 Body of missing man found by searchers after Ellicott City flooding

A man remained missing Monday after flash flooding tore down the historic main street of Ellicott City and left a community heartbroken at seeing more devastation less than two years after rebuilding from another massive flood . Mr. Miller said Sunday's rain started around 2:45 p.m. and had not yet subsided as of around 6:30 p.m. Jessica Ur, a server at Pure Wine Cafe on the city's Main Street, told The Baltimore Sun that she watched as gushing waters swept three or four parked ...

Author: 0 European capitals watch nervously as Italy's populist parties call mass street protests

How did he get offered the job as PM? "President Mattarella has only exercised his constitutional powers", said Massimo Luciani, president of the Italian Constitutionalists Association. The 5-Stars and League responded to Mattarella's veto with a chorus of criticism that Italy had ceded its sovereignty to the European Union and worldwide financial markets.

World Real-life 'Spiderman' given citizenship for rescuing toddler dangling from balcony
Author: 0 Real-life 'Spiderman' given citizenship for rescuing toddler dangling from balcony

President Macron also offered him a role in the fire service. "With Mr Gassama who saved the life of a child after scaling four floors with his bare hands". The AP reports Gassama has authorization to stay legally in Italy, where he landed in 2014 after a trip across the Mediterranean Sea from Libya. "I replied that his heroic gesture was an example for all citizens and that the City of Paris will obviously be keen to support him in his efforts to settle in France".

World India says it will continue trading with Iran, ignoring U.S. sanctions
Author: 0 India says it will continue trading with Iran, ignoring U.S. sanctions

Swaraj said India's decision on ties with Iran or its position on sanctions is independent of any other country. Iran is the third largest source of India's oil imports. Swaraj's comments came just before a meeting with her Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif in New Delhi . During Rouhani's visit, both sides signed nine agreements including one on handing over Chabahar port's operation to India for 18 months.

World Pete High graduate dies while reporting on flooding in North Caorlina
Author: 0 Pete High graduate dies while reporting on flooding in North Caorlina

The area received heavy rain from the fringes of Subtropical Storm Alberto. Tryon Fire Chief Geoffrey Tennant says he spoke to the pair 10 minutes before they were killed. He also noted that the journalists' vehicle was found running and in drive while resting under a tree with a diameter of roughly three feet. He became weekend anchor in 2014.

World Rescuers seeking 1 man missing in Maryland flooding
Author: 0 Rescuers seeking 1 man missing in Maryland flooding

Ellicott City, which is known for its flood-prone location, witnessed flooded streets and toppled buildings . According to officials, no one has been reported missing in Baltimore County and no serious injuries have been reported. Rescue workers were out in force across the little town, 13 miles west of Baltimore along the Patapsco River. He said some of the areas repaired after the 2016 devastation withstood Sunday's flood waters.