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Author: 0 Putin: 'It wouldn't make sense for us to interfere' in USA election

Putin said he did not meet with Trump when the president, then a private citizen, visited Moscow on business trips. "We didn't have any relationship at all". Putin , slouched over in his seat, scoffed at the idea. "Why do you feel you have the right to ask us these kinds of questions?" "That's completely nonsense! Do you even understand what you're asking, or not?" he said.

Global 22 killed in Madhya Pradesh firecracker factory fire
Author: 0 22 killed in Madhya Pradesh firecracker factory fire

Janardhan as saying the blast occurred Wednesday afternoon while workers were producing firecrackers in Kheri village, in the state of Madhya Pradesh . Officials said rescuers have retrieved all the bodies from the debris of factory. He added that the victims were workers of the factory and the incident took place when the production was on.

Author: 0 Video shows police shooting London Bridge attackers

In Saturday's attack, three men, wearing fake suicide vests, mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge in a van, before slashing and stabbing revellers in Borough Market , a bustling district of late-night bars and restaurants. Britain's response to the terror threat must change, she said. Trump tweeted Sunday. Khan had told Londoners there was no "reason to be alarmed" by an increased police presence, and said of the terrorists, "we will never let them win".

Author: 0 US health chief 'in a receiving mode' on health bill ideas

Lindsey Graham of SC and Richard M. Burr of North Carolina. "The Senate, I'm sure, will follow soon, get a bill across the finish line this summer". Elected on pledges to overhaul the healthcare system and slash taxes, Trump has yet to achieve a major legislative win, and time is running out before lawmakers leave Washington for the August break.There has been little progress on healthcare since the House passed its bill.

Global Iran calls Trump's reaction to ISIS attacks 'repugnant'
Author: 0 Iran calls Trump's reaction to ISIS attacks 'repugnant'

The statement said Saudi Arabia "constantly supports" terrorists including the Islamic State group, adding that the IS claim of responsibility "reveals (Saudi Arabia's) hand in this barbaric action". The ministry released the first names of the men and published pictures of their corpses. Iran has been a key backer of Assad throughout Syria's six-year-long civil war.

Author: 0 London Mayor: 'Don't Roll Out Red Carpet' For Trump

Yet, Khan's supporters pushed back at Trump's assertion, noting that Khan was simply telling Londoners not to be afraid of the increased police presence as the city took necessary precautions. Maybe he should do something to fix the problem rather than just sit there and pretend there isn't one. "We keep saying, "It's going to be great" and 'Hold fast, ' 'We're going to keep calm and carry on.' Maybe we have to keep calm and actually do something", he said.

Global Stanley Cup Final Game 2 was most watched Game 2 since 2002
Author: 0 Stanley Cup Final Game 2 was most watched Game 2 since 2002

Vying to become the first repeat Stanley Cup champion since Detroit in 1997-98, Pittsburgh , which leads this best-of-seven series by two games to none, is halfway there. The Penguins took all the steam out of the Predators early in the fatal third period , but the physical disputes continued to the final horn. The American, who also scored the game-winning, go-ahead goal in Game 1 , drew within two points (19) of the National Hockey League rookie record for points in a single playoff.

Author: 0 A Relieved Wall Street Touches Record High After Comey Testimony

Trump kicked senior staff out of the Oval Office after a February 14 meeting so that he could speak privately with Comey in order to, in Comey's account, direct him to drop the FBI investigation of fired National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.

Author: 0 Comey says he was sacked because of Russian Federation investigation

Former New York City U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, who was also fired by Trump, echoed Comey's statement , writing, "We can all agree with Jim Comey that, Lordy, we hope there are tapes". The administration gave differing reasons for Comey's firing. Comey disputes the administration's justifications for firing him last month. Democratic Sen.

Global Trump and Macron cap first meeting with lengthy handshake
Author: 0 Trump and Macron cap first meeting with lengthy handshake

On Thursday, United States President Donald Trump and France's President Emmanuel Macron faced off in a handshake duel in which media is calling Macron the victor. Following the meeting, the two leaders held a photo opportunity. According to the AP, Macron noted that the handshake was a "moment of truth" and "it wasn't innocent".

Author: 0 Election day ahead: All that's left to do is vote

May would end up with a huge Conservative majority in Parliament, giving the Tories a free hand on steering the country through Brexit . So there will be moves against her and Tory MPs could call on her to stand down. Potential pressure for the Prime Minister to resign would only add to political uncertainty and further add to the pound's woes. It's also interesting to note how support for the smaller parties - the Lib Dems, UKIP, and Greens - has gradually shrunk.

Global Interior Secretary Orders Review Of Obama-Era Greater Sage Grouse Protections
Author: 0 Interior Secretary Orders Review Of Obama-Era Greater Sage Grouse Protections

But other Republican Western governors have asked for more states to have more control in sage grouse conservation approaches. He added, "We just want to make sure first and foremost we work hand in hand with the states. A change in policy has the potential to impact other "sagebrush-dependent species", said the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, including pronghorn antelope and mule deer.

Global Only three in 10 Israelis consider control of West Bank an 'occupation'
Author: 0 Only three in 10 Israelis consider control of West Bank an 'occupation'

Instead, successive Israeli governments followed a disastrous policy of settlement building even though it attempted on several occasions to negotiate a two-state solution with the Palestinians . The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) criticized Guterres's "incomplete and misleading" comments, saying the Six-Day War anniversary "cannot be viewed in a vacuum".

Author: 0 Trump tweets too much

Seventeen minutes later, Trump - who met with congressional Republicans Tuesday to brief them on last month's overseas trip - tweeted again. " It's not policy , it's social media", Gorka said in a tense back and forth during which he accused the media of over-obsessing Trump's tweets.

Global Woman accused of leak indicted, faces detention hearing
Author: 0 Woman accused of leak indicted, faces detention hearing

Davis said she became a linguist, speaking Arabic and Farsi, and spent four years assigned to the NSA at Fort Mead, Maryland. Winner's mother and stepfather drove more than 1,100 miles from her native Texas to Georgia to lend their support.

Global British pound dives on fears of United Kingdom election results
Author: 0 British pound dives on fears of United Kingdom election results

The Conservatives held 330 seats in the last Parliament, compared with 229 for Labour , 54 for the Scottish National Party and nine for the Liberal Democrats. During the campaign, she backtracked on a major proposal on care for the elderly, opted not to debate her opponents on television and faced questions over her record on security after Britain was hit by two Islamist militant attacks that killed 30 people.

Global Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party leads United Kingdom election
Author: 0 Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party leads United Kingdom election

May had been expected to win comfortably. Political deadlock in London could derail negotiations with the other 27 European Union countries ahead of Britain's exit from the bloc, due in March 2019, before they even begin in earnest. He added: "Sterling has fallen off a cliff after the initial exit poll". Sterling fell by more than two cents against the USA dollar after an exit poll showed May losing her majority, though it later recovered some of its losses.

Author: 0 Middle East Tehran terrorists fought for IS in Syria, Iraq: Ministry

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif condemned Trump's statement , calling it "repugnant" and accusing the USA of supporting ISIS . Thirteen people died in the attacks. His message is believed to be directed at Saudi Arabia. What kind of presence does IS have in Iran? Three guards were reportedly injured when the attackers, armed with Kalashnikov assault rifles and a handgun, opened fire inside the assembly building.

Global CT 2017: In-form South Africa face lacklustre Pakistan
Author: 0 CT 2017: In-form South Africa face lacklustre Pakistan

David Miller's unbeaten 75 kept the Proteas in the game. But Pakistan picked up the pace toward the middle overs and ducked under the required run rate shortly before the rain delay, with 27 overs played and the team 19 runs ahead if the D/L method kicked in.

Global ISIS kills 2 Chinese teachers kidnapped in Pakistan
Author: 0 ISIS kills 2 Chinese teachers kidnapped in Pakistan

The two Chinese, a man and a woman, were reportedly studying the Urdu language and teaching Mandarin in Quetta, the capital of Pakistan's Balochistan province bordering Iran and Afghanistan, when they were kidnapped. The Pakistani officials claimed they destroyed the training facility of sectarian group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi al-alami in the operation. An IS group claimed a suicide attack targeting a Pakistani lawmaker last month in the same district, which killed 25 people.

Global Coast Guard rescues seven fishermen from sinking boat
Author: 0 Coast Guard rescues seven fishermen from sinking boat

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a pair of distressed mariners from a sinking boat early Thursday morning off the OR coast. After covering a distance of about 3 km, the boat started getting flooded due to heavy swell and high waves. Minutes later, rescue crews on a 47-foot vessel sailed out to the vessel and assisted the man with dewatering his boat, using a portable dewatering pump.

Author: 0 Katy Perry Talks About Taylor Swift Feud: 'That's So Messed Up!'

Especially when someone tries to assassinate my character with little girls [their respective fan groups]. Katy added, "That's so messed up!" After only coming as close as Atlanta with her "Hello Katy " tour in 2009, and then choosing to make Raleigh the only N.C.

Author: 0 Federal Grand Jury Indicts Accused NSA Leaker Reality Winner

Victor remained locked up Tuesday on federal charges that she made copies of classified documents containing top-secret material and mailed them to an online news organization. While the charges do not name the publication, two USA officials with knowledge of the case confirmed that victor was charged with leaking the NSA report to The Intercept .

Author: 0 Chad recalls ambassador from Qatar amid Gulf crisis

The route is now closed after Qatar's diplomatic isolation by Saudi Arabia-led allies. "We've made a decision to take steps to make clear that enough is enough", Adel Al-Jubeir told journalists in Paris. Soccer's world governing body Federation Internationale de Football Association also has said it remains in regular contact with Qatar , which will host the 2022 World Cup.

Author: 0 Iran says Saudis will pay for armed attack in Tehran

State news agency IRNA quoted an official at the mausoleum as saying that the attacker had blown himself up after shooting at people. Iran initially said a dozen victims died; it's unclear whether the toll announced Thursday includes the five attackers.

Author: 0 Philippines Kills 11 of Its Own Soldiers in 'Friendly Fire' Airstrike

Martial law has since been declared in the Mindanao province and thousands of villagers evacuated but the fighting rages on, with more than 50 gunmen said to still be in control of the city centre. "I will not hesitate to use every power available". Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said in a televised news conference that eight of the foreign militants slain in intense street combat included a Chechen, a Yemeni and several Malaysian and Indonesian fighters.

Global Michelle Carter text message
Author: 0 Michelle Carter text message

One classmate, Samantha Boardman, even said Carter texted her saying that she felt responsible for Roy's suicide because of her texts to him. Featured Image: Defendant Michelle Carter listens as prosecutor Maryclare Flynn makes her opening statement Tuesday, June 6, 2017, in Taunton, Mass .

Global Costliest Congressional Race In History Sees First Debate
Author: 0 Costliest Congressional Race In History Sees First Debate

The two meet in a June 20 special e. She mentioned the California Democrat, who became the first-ever female speaker of the House in 2007, more than 10 times during the debate. Handel would be a disaster for women's health if she were elected to Congress. "Absolutely. Because he has tapped danced around it the entire time he's been at the podium", a Handel support who did not identify themselves said.

Global India, Spain sign 7 agreements during PM's visit
Author: 0 India, Spain sign 7 agreements during PM's visit

India Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Spain's Mariano Rajoy made the comments in a joint statement following talks in Madrid . The two countries notably signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the field of cyber security during Modi s visit as well as a prisoner exchange agreement.

Global Police dog fired for being too friendly
Author: 0 Police dog fired for being too friendly

Since much of Gavel's dog days had been shared social media fame (and was just too darn cute), the Governor of Queensland made a decision to promote him to Vice-Regal Dog. Since his promotion to vice-regal dog became official in February, the governor's office has started posting many photos of Gavel's best moments on social media.

Global Brownback says tax hike bad long-term for Kansas
Author: 0 Brownback says tax hike bad long-term for Kansas

The Kansas Association of School Boards says the tax plan will ensure the state can afford the new school funding formula. The state budget, faced with higher public education costs, is projected to have a $900 million shortfall in the next two years.

Global Scottish Episcopal Church approves gay marriages in historic vote
Author: 0 Scottish Episcopal Church approves gay marriages in historic vote

He told Christian Today the decision was just not in reaction to the Scottish Church's move but in response to the trajectory of UK Anglican Churches including the Church of England . It removed a clause saying marriage was "a physical, spiritual and mystical union of one man and one woman ... and is a holy and lifelong estate instituted by God".

Global Intelligence Committee Dem to call Comey firing 'utterly shocking'
Author: 0 Intelligence Committee Dem to call Comey firing 'utterly shocking'

So, yes, this testimony is a pretty big deal. The published statement included Comey's notes on every one-on-one meeting he had with Trump since Trump was elected president. Comey said he had not told Trump that he would cease investigations into Flynn despite Trump's request. "This is not how a president of the United States behaves", Warner said.

Global London police confirm eighth victim in deadly terrorist attack
Author: 0 London police confirm eighth victim in deadly terrorist attack

Twelve people who were detained in connection to the attack have been released without charge, police say. American diplomats have not yet moved into the new building on the south side of the River Thames. The officials said Zarif and Mevlut Cavusoglu would meet later Wednesday. He did not name the third victim. "I am not surprised that Khuram Butt carried out the terrorist attack and there are serious questions for the authorities".

Author: 0 NJ voters pick Christie's deputy, ex-Goldman Sachs exec

While Guadagno was the leading Republican to succeed Christie in Tuesday's primary, she's had to work hard to highlight her differences with a governor whose popularity took a beating from the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal and a failed presidential run eventually won by fellow Republican Donald Trump .

Author: 0 Six Day War was a struggle over Israel's very existence

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pledged to "preserve" and "strengthen" Israel's settlement enterprise during a Wednesday ceremony at the Israeli Knesset to mark the Gregorian calendar's 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War. Plans for 102 units for the new settlement, to be known as Amichai, are in the early stages and require a series of further steps. Israel's Supreme Court ordered the removal of the Amona settlers after ruling that their homes had been built illegally on ...

Global Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian
Author: 0 Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian

People are led to safety away on London Bridge seven people were killed. The name was initially published in a report by the Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera , which cited Italian intelligence sources and said that Zaghba's mother lives in the Italian city of Bologna.

Global S Africa's Zuma survives ANC no confidence vote
Author: 0 S Africa's Zuma survives ANC no confidence vote

Citing two unnamed sources with direct knowledge of the meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC), News24 said Zuma had survived a heated NEC meeting that lasted late into the night. He also reportedly told the party's senior members that he didn't understand why there were calls for him to step down given that his term was ending at the end of the year and he hasn't expressed an intention to seek re-election.

Author: 0 Should Trump's state visit to the United Kingdom be canceled?

Asked on Monday evening if he would like Trump's visit to be called off, Khan, a member of Britain's opposition Labour party, said his position remained the same. Khan initially refused to engage with Trump, who was seemingly using Khan's comments to push his own stance on immigration, but he has since come out and suggested that Trump's planned state visit to the United Kingdom should no longer take place given his argumentative response to the London mayor.

Global United States military officials hail successful test of missile intercept
Author: 0 United States military officials hail successful test of missile intercept

On 13:30 a ground-based interceptor was launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Ca. and its exo-atmospheric kill vehicle intercepted and destroyed the target in a direct collision. The U.S. interceptor has an uneven track record, having succeeded nine times out of 17 attempts against missiles in test since 1999. "In several ways, this test was a $244 million baby step, a baby step that took three years".

Author: 0 Comey Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

Once they were alone, the president told Comey he hoped he could let go of the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn, who'd been forced out of that job a day earlier. "He is eager to continue to move forward with his agenda", said Marc Kasowitz, hired by Trump as his personal lawyer to deal with issues linked to the Russian Federation investigation, after the statement was released.

Global Trump and Paris climate change accord
Author: 0 Trump and Paris climate change accord

Tech firms, including Apple, Amazon, Google, and Microsoft, are banding together following President Trump's controversial decision on June 1 to withdraw the US from the historic climate change treaty. According to the poll, 55 percent of people thought the decision would hurt US leadership and 51 percent thought it would hurt worldwide efforts to address climate change.

Author: 0 James Comey Testifies Before Congress

Comey however says he did ask the Attorney General to prevent any future direct communication between him and President Trump. Comey dismissed the Trump administration's claims that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had fallen into disarray under his leadership as "lies, plain and simple", while giving evidence to the Senate Intelligence Committee today .

Author: 0 Manila casino attacker was a gambling addict, police say

The family admitted Carlos became despondent because of his gambling losses, Albayalde said. "There are questions about the sprinkler system in the room; how come the carpets were flammable; and really, what took the so long to attend to the victims, majority being hotel guests?" The suspect, a father of three children, was separated from his wife due to a misunderstanding over his gambling addiction.

Author: 0 In the UAE, Sympathy with Qatar Could Lead to Jail

Since the diplomatic drama unfolded early Monday morning, social media has been awash with posts both sympathetic and critical of Qatar . The United Arab Emirates warned on Wednesday that anyone showing sympathy with Qatar over sanctions imposed by its Gulf neighbors could face up to 15 years in prison.

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