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World News Gareth Bale could only leave Real Madrid for a 'giant club' - Coleman
Author: 0 Gareth Bale could only leave Real Madrid for a 'giant club' - Coleman

Inter Milan now look to be the favourites for Bale, a team that the Welshman should know well after scoring a hat-trick against them with Spurs in 2010/11, but Chelsea will still hope to get a deal done if the winger becomes available. It was another night of drama in the Champions League as Real Madrid somehow went 3 down and were handed a late life line to advance, while Bayern were held in Germany with red cards in both games.

World News Rift among abductors of Chibok girls delays release talks - Nigerian president
Author: 0 Rift among abductors of Chibok girls delays release talks - Nigerian president

This screengrab taken on May 12, 2014, from a video of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram obtained by AFP shows girls, wearing the full-length hijab and praying in an undisclosed rural location.br / Nigeria's government on MAy 17, 2017 said another Chibok girl was free, having escaped from Boko Haram Islamists more than three years after being kidnapped with more than 200 classmates.

World News US, France and UK launch strikes on Syria
Author: 0 US, France and UK launch strikes on Syria

Meanwhile, Russia's Embassy to the United Kingdom tweeted a statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' spokeswoman, Maria Zakharova , that denied there was any evidence of a chemical attack . In response, the Russian Foreign Ministry said that missiles "should fly toward terrorists, not toward the lawful government" of Syria . In London , Mrs May said all the indications pointed to Syrian government responsibility for the Douma attack.

Author: 0 US, UK and France bomb Syria in response to chemical attack

He said Syria's air defences were ineffective and that numerous more than 40 surface-to-air missiles fired by the Syrians were launched after the allied attack was over. The air strikes, which began at 4am local time in Syria, were announced by Donald Trump in a televised statement from the White House , that followed a week of deliberations inside the administration.

World News OPCW experts to begin arriving in Syria: Syria's United Nations envoy
Author: 0 OPCW experts to begin arriving in Syria: Syria's United Nations envoy

Trump himself appeared on Thursday to cast doubt on at least the timing of any US -led military action , tweeting: "Never said when an attack on Syria would take place". The Syrian government and Russian Federation called this information untrue, while the U.S. and allies have blamed Bashar al-Assad for the attack. What is less clear is whether sarin , the agent used in a chemical attack that prompted United States missile strikes previous year, was also used.

World News Items belonging to missing family found in river amid search for bodies
Author: 0 Items belonging to missing family found in river amid search for bodies

The body of a child was found in a Northern California river in which a Valencia family disappeared when their SUV tumbled into the water amid a driving rainstorm, law enforcement officials said Friday. The CHP and the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office are expected to hold a news conference on noon Friday. It has not been determined if the family lived in Colorado County at the time of the adoptions.

World News Turkey welcomes US-led joint airstrikes on Syria
Author: 0 Turkey welcomes US-led joint airstrikes on Syria

The Turkish Foreign Ministry has commented on the operation launched by the US, UK and France against the Syrian regime. Bozdag stated that Turkey was informed about launch of the military operation in Syria, Turkish media reported on April 14.

World News #JusticeforAsifa: Celebrities unite in outrage over Kathua rape case
Author: 0 #JusticeforAsifa: Celebrities unite in outrage over Kathua rape case

She said it reminds us of the greatness of this nation. The body of the girl was recovered from Rassana forest on January 17 - almost a week after she went missing while grazing horses in the forest area. On March 1, 2015, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) formed a coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir with the promise of "good governance".

World News Pence relays news of Syria strike to Congress from Peru
Author: 0 Pence relays news of Syria strike to Congress from Peru

Cuban President Raul Castro joined a steadily growing list of leaders who have followed U.S. President Donald Trump in choosing to send a surrogate to what is shaping up into a decidedly low-key Summit of the Americas. Antonio Ledezma, the former mayor of Caracas, pleaded with Pence through a translator to bolster sanctions against Maduro, asking for "not only humanitarian aid but humanitarian intervention".

World News Officials identify central NY police officer killed in crash
Author: 0 Officials identify central NY police officer killed in crash

Police say an elderly OH woman reported missing Monday has been found dead in a "hidden location" in her Wadsworth home. The discovery was made after officers patrolling around Prescot stop checked the vehicle at the retail park. After the child died, the case became a suspicious death investigation. He will remain in custody and will make his first court appearance in the New Brighton Magistrate's Court on Monday on a charge of attempted murder.

World News EU wants Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify over data scandal
Author: 0 EU wants Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify over data scandal

Zuckerberg disputed the assertion, attributing the Diamond & Silk situation to error on the part of moderators, saying: "I wouldn't extrapolate from a few examples to assuming the overall system is biased". Facebook does limit some content that could be related to "terrorism" but, "We don't think of it as censorship". "If you messaged anyone this week would you share with us the names of the people you have messaged?" Buschon explained that he and his mother had a conversation about ...

World News Donald Trump Orders Strikes on Syria
Author: 0 Donald Trump Orders Strikes on Syria

From a distance, USA missiles hitting suburbs of the capital sounded like thunder. Previous coalition attacks have not targeted the Damascus area. "Good souls will not be humiliated", Syria's presidency tweeted after airstrikes began. WHAT EXPERTS SAYBen Hodges, a retired U.S. Army lieutenant general and former head of U.S. Army in Europe, said he expected that the Russian military would have put in place multilayered defenses to protect its aircraft and other assets in Syria and clearly ...

World News Trump Attorney Cohen Is Subject Of Months-Long Federal Criminal Investigation
Author: 0 Trump Attorney Cohen Is Subject Of Months-Long Federal Criminal Investigation

Tom McKay, a federal prosecutor, stressed that the president does not deserve special treatment, and that his interest in attorney-client privilege was "no different" from anyone else's. CNN also reported that Trump called Cohen on Friday. Now, thanks to new court filings we have a better idea. Prosecutors said they took the unusual step of raiding Cohen's residence and home rather than requesting records by subpoena because what they had learned led them to distrust that he would ...

World News Syria chemical raid 'fabricated': Russian Federation
Author: 0 Syria chemical raid 'fabricated': Russian Federation

The strikes were launched jointly with British and French allies in retaliation for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons . He says a "combined operation" with France and the United Kingdom is underway. Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, a veteran anti-war campaigner, said Britain should press for a U.N.

World News Putin warns Macron against 'dangerous' Syria actions
Author: 0 Putin warns Macron against 'dangerous' Syria actions

On Friday , Macron stressed concerns about the deterioration of the situation in Syria in a phone call with his Russian Federation counterpart Vladimir Putin and called for more dialogue with Moscow , his office said. Mattis's remarks at a House armed services committee hearing followed a series of Trump tweets this week that initially indicated he was committed to bombing Syria but later suggested he was awaiting further advice and assessment.

World News Nigeria Wins Athletics Gold At Gold Coast 2018
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Two Indian athletes were banned from the Commonwealth Games on Friday and ordered to leave Australia "on the first flight available" after needles were discovered in their room at the athletes village. Three weightlifters and two boxers have not been seen since Tuesday, while another three have since gone missing, including boxer Christelle Ndiang, who disappeared after losing her bout to Australian Skye Nicholson on Tuesday.

World News United States attacks Syria: Watch first visuals of airstrikes announced by Donald Trump
Author: 0 United States attacks Syria: Watch first visuals of airstrikes announced by Donald Trump

At least six loud explosions were heard in Damascus in the early hours of Saturday and smoke was seen rising over the Syrian capital, a Reuters witness said. "Big price to pay". Hounded by controversies related to a federal investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 US election, Trump stayed out of the public eye much of this week, locked in White House Situation Room meetings about Syria.

World News Merkel to Change Her Tune on Nord Stream 2 Pipeline?
Author: 0 Merkel to Change Her Tune on Nord Stream 2 Pipeline?

Today's permit was granted by the Regional State Administrative Agency Southern Finland in accordance with the Water Act. The Finnish government issued the first permit for the use of the Finish EEZ last week. The future pipeline will provide transit of 70 percent of Russian gas sales to the European Union via the German route when it is built in 2019. According to the operator, Nord Stream 2 is the most efficient way, both economically and ecologically, to deliver Russian gas to European ...

World News Facebook: 'If a Service is Free, You are the Product' - Hacker
Author: 0 Facebook: 'If a Service is Free, You are the Product' - Hacker

Listen to the full conversation at the top of this page, where you can also share this article across email, Facebook, Twitter and other platforms . She said that on Monday she personally attempted to deliver a letter about privacy protection to Facebook headquarters, hoping executive Sheryl Sandberg would "lean in" on the consumer privacy initiative.

World News UAE envoy presents credentials to Russian President Putin
Author: 0 UAE envoy presents credentials to Russian President Putin

Back on Thursday, Macron had said that he had "proof" the Syrian government had allegedly used chemical weapons on the former militant outpost of Douma and that he would announce his response "in due course". Vladimir Shamanov, a retired Russian general who heads the defence affairs committee, warned Russia has "the necessary means" to retaliate should Russian servicemen be harmed, adding "Americans and their allies know that quite well".

World News United Nations chief warns of full-blown escalation in Syria
Author: 0 United Nations chief warns of full-blown escalation in Syria

Russian Federation backs Assad government in a brutal civil war, and has given it the upper military hand against rebels and opponents, some of which are supported by the United States. It comes as the leaders of the US, UK and France are due to hold more discussions on a response to the alleged chemical weapons attack. Any countries that carry out a strike on Syria over the use of chemical weapons could defend the action under Article 51 of the U.N.

World News Karnataka poll schedule was not leaked: EC Committee
Author: 0 Karnataka poll schedule was not leaked: EC Committee

The surveyors add that the ruling Congress will achieve an overall vote share of 37%, leaving the BJP and JD (S) with 35% and 19% respectively. It claimed 39% wanted the JD (S)-BSP to support Siddaramiah while only 29% wanted the combine to ally with the BJP.

World News Sheriff: Woman Suspected In Husband's Murder Has Killed Again
Author: 0 Sheriff: Woman Suspected In Husband's Murder Has Killed Again

Rose said the county attorney's office is preparing second-degree murder charges against Riess in connection with her husband's death. Riess faces multiple charges including homicide, grand theft and criminal use of personal information. He had been shot several times. Investigators believe she was driving a white, 2005 Cadillac Escalade, with Minnesota license plate 864-LAE. She's also known to frequent casinos.

World News SD73 marks 'Jersey Day' for Humboldt Broncos
Author: 0 SD73 marks 'Jersey Day' for Humboldt Broncos

Their team bus was broadsided by a semitrailer truck Friday afternoon while they were traveling to Nipawin to play a Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League semifinal playoff game. She said the send-off for Jacob was appropriate. Tributes came in even as far as China. He opted to organize a candlelight vigil that will be hosted at the Kings Mutual Century Centre in Berwick April 15 at 3 p.m.

World News Russia: Syria chemical assault 'fabrication' by overseas power
Author: 0 Russia: Syria chemical assault 'fabrication' by overseas power

Trump himself appeared on Thursday to cast doubt on at least the timing of any US-led military action, tweeting: "Never said when an attack on Syria would take place". We are totally predictable. It's a nightmare scenario for Syria: The United States launches strikes on Syrian targets, killing Russians , and Moscow is forced to defend itself or retaliate.

World News Trump warns Russia on Syria: 'missiles 'will be coming'
Author: 0 Trump warns Russia on Syria: 'missiles 'will be coming'

As the White House weighs a potential strike on Syria , a key concern is preventing the country's civil war from "escalating out of control", Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Thursday. She said the president has been in talks with several key allies in recent days. The U.S.is now without a top diplomat. "We have proof that last week.

World News Pence to meet with 4 Latin American leaders during summit
Author: 0 Pence to meet with 4 Latin American leaders during summit

Pence says, "We want one message to be clear: We are with the people of Venezuela". "We have images of a video that today has had great impact in social networks about the support at the Sumit of Bolivian sea outlet demand, that is another very solid and strong issue" argued the deputy minister.

World News Michael Cohen facilitated $1.6 million agreement on behalf of GOP fundraiser
Author: 0 Michael Cohen facilitated $1.6 million agreement on behalf of GOP fundraiser

The Wall Street Journal reports that Broidy has admitted that he had a relationship with the woman, who subsequently had an abortion to terminate her pregnancy. You can read the Wall Street Journal's story here. The woman in the Broidy agreement committed to silence. Broidy apologized to his family in his statement: "It is unfortunate that this personal matter between two consenting adults is the subject of national discussion just because of Michael Cohen's involvement".

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Author: 0 "Trump's Moment of Truth": Will Mueller Flip Cohen?

Cohen, whose office, home and hotel room were raided by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents earlier this week, one word has come up again and again to label him: "fixer". Both women say they had affairs with Trump. Under Justice Department regulations, Trump cannot directly fire Mueller, but could order Rosenstein or his successor to remove the special counsel.

World News Gov. Abbott pledges to send 1400 troops to Texas-Mexico border
Author: 0 Gov. Abbott pledges to send 1400 troops to Texas-Mexico border

On Saturday, five planners from the National Guard arrived in the Laredo Border Patrol sector, where they heard requests and operational input from Burwell and his staff. The Pentagon said last week that troops won't perform law enforcement functions or interact with people detained by border authorities without its approval.