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World News New York banning cars from Central Park
Author: 0 New York banning cars from Central Park

The mayor's decision follows his January decision to designate the loop drive in Brooklyn's sprawling Prospect Park car-free. In a city with so few places to let one's guard down, the freedom and greenery a fully car-free Central Park will afford will be treasured by so many more than the few who will lose a cherished taxi shortcut or a favorite way to impress dates.

World News Palestinian man shot to death in Kuala Lumpur
Author: 0 Palestinian man shot to death in Kuala Lumpur

Malaysian authorities have begun an immediate investigation and said that it was treating the murder as an act of terrorism. Palestinian Ambassador to Malaysia Anwar H al-Agha was quoted by the New Straits Times newspaper as saying the victim was a second imam at his mosque.

Author: 0 Trump 'promised reciprocal visit if Putin accepted White House invitation'

Ms. Haley is an Indian American who has been vocal and consistent in supporting the President's policies in public. One official said the Russian government is "reckless and irresponsible". It is unclear exactly when Trump changed his mind - before or after her TV appearance. Is there a "deeper strain" between Trump and Haley, as the Times suggests, because she is the administration's most hawkish voice on Russian Federation and he keeps trying to cultivate good relations with Vladimir ...

World News 'Question your sons' says Indian PM Modi amid ongoing rape outrage
Author: 0 'Question your sons' says Indian PM Modi amid ongoing rape outrage

Answering a question at a news conference in Washington on Thursday about the Kathua incident, she said: "What has happened is just revolting". Sharply criticising Prime Minister Narendra's silence over rape cases in India , the New York Times in an editorial on Tuesday said such and other violent incidents were part of "an organized and systematic campaign by nationalist forces" to terrorise women, Muslims and Dalits in the country.

World News Kalank shoot begins, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Madhuri Dixit share pics
Author: 0 Kalank shoot begins, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Madhuri Dixit share pics

Another interesting thing about the film is that exactly four years ago, Karan Johar's 2 States had released and now exactly after four years Kalank has gone on floor. Now arrived at the sets of " Kalank " with Karan Johar for the look test. "Can't wait for you to see it", she wrote on Twitter. While Total Dhamaal will see her partnering her Beta (1992) co-star, Anil Kapoor , Kalank will see her reunite with Sanjay Dutt.

World News White house says Trump holds Syria, Russia responsible for chemical attack
Author: 0 White house says Trump holds Syria, Russia responsible for chemical attack

Trump's bellicose tweets came in response to a warning from Russia's ambassador to Beirut, who took to a television network run by the armed group Hezbollah to declare that any U.S. Whatever his motivations, Trump was right to hit Al Assad in April 2017 ... and would be right to do so now. Russia's ambassador to Lebanon said any missiles fired at Syria would be shot down and the launching sites targeted - a stark warning of a potential major confrontation.

World News Trump asks whether illegal leaks prompted probe
Author: 0 Trump asks whether illegal leaks prompted probe

Flynn said a return call to that leader was scheduled. James Comey delivered a personal assessment of Donald Trump's character in an interview with BBC Newsnight. They include details about conversations, including discussions of lurid allegations that Trump saw prostitutes in Moscow in 2013 and that Trump told the then-FBI chief that he "demanded loyalty and expected loyalty".

World News North Korea suspends missile and nuclear tests
Author: 0 North Korea suspends missile and nuclear tests

He said North Korea has reached the level where it no longer needs to conduct underground testing or test-launching of ICBMs. UN Security Council sanctions imposed on North Korea after its first nuclear test in 2006 and extended over the past decade have aimed to deny it a considerable amount of worldwide trade, banning critical exports such as coal, iron ore, seafood, textile while limiting oil imports.

World News Freeney to sign with Colts, then retire
Author: 0 Freeney to sign with Colts, then retire

Freeney will retire as a Colt, where he spent the first 11 years of his career, the team announced Thursday. The Colts made the announcement today. Thanks for the memories, @ dwightfreeney! Defensive end Dwight Freeney will retire as a member of the Indianapolis Colts on Monday.

World News As Iran threatens Israel, Liberman says 'we have never been so ready'
Author: 0 As Iran threatens Israel, Liberman says 'we have never been so ready'

Realizing that they had made a goof, however, some websites later removed the photo caption, trying to cover up the IDF's foolish mistake like its war crimes against humanity. Israel at 70 is a phenomenally successful country with advancements in technology and innovation often ranking it at the top of the world's countries.

World News Missouri Gov. Greitens indicted on felony computer-tampering charge
Author: 0 Missouri Gov. Greitens indicted on felony computer-tampering charge

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley revealed earlier this week that an investigation concluded the governor may have committed felony computer tampering . "Now he's being accused of stealing an email list from an organization he built?" State Republicans are anxious that the longer Greitens spends defending himself over Twitter and with his lawyers, the more it will divide their party and dishearten Republican voters, ruining the party's chances in the November midterms.

World News Russian Federation launches WTO challenge against U.S. steel, aluminium tariffs
Author: 0 Russian Federation launches WTO challenge against U.S. steel, aluminium tariffs

According to the WTO agreements, if a party's interests are affected it "has the right to introduce retaliatory measures, and one of the preconditions for it, is to hold bilateral consultations", Ovechko explained. to the dispute settlement mechanism", he added. The consultations, however, don't fall under the World Trade Organisation's (WTO's) dispute settlement system.

World News Kangaroo dies after zoo visitors throw rocks at it
Author: 0 Kangaroo dies after zoo visitors throw rocks at it

The zoo's kangaroo breeder, surnamed Zhang, told Strait News that visitors have been known to throw stones to make the marsupials jump around, or to wake them up if they are sleeping. "Such visitors should be blacklisted", a netizen named "Duomi" wrote on Sina Weibo. The zoo said it will now look into installing security cameras to deter visitors from harming animals in the future.

World News Korea, setting stage for talks, halts nuclear, ICBM tests
Author: 0 Korea, setting stage for talks, halts nuclear, ICBM tests

South Korea's presidential Blue House and North Korea's State Affairs Commission tested the hot line for four minutes before South Korea's Moon Jae-in and North Korea's Kim Jong Un talk ahead of next week's summit, the office said. leader tweeted following the announcement reported by the North's state media. " North Korea's decision is meaningful progress for the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, which the world wishes for ", the statement cited by the Yonhap news agency read.

World News Ordinance likely for death penalty for raping children
Author: 0 Ordinance likely for death penalty for raping children

Another major ordinance that is to be taken up for discussion is the one to award death penalty to convicted rapists of a child below 12 years of age. Responding to the same plea in February, the Centre had said that the "death penalty is not an answer for everything", The Hindu had reported. At present, the law provides for varying levels of punishment for each crime against children.

World News 'Surprised' over continuing Kathua protests in Valley: J&K Minister
Author: 0 'Surprised' over continuing Kathua protests in Valley: J&K Minister

Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi , his predecessor Manmohan Singh said that the former "should follow his own advice to me and speak more often". He also added that Singh is playing "politics and inciting trouble". The former prime minister added that he was glad Modi had finally broken his silence on the rapes.

World News U.S. respected Russia´s red lines in Syria during air strikes, says Lavrov
Author: 0 U.S. respected Russia´s red lines in Syria during air strikes, says Lavrov

The recent USA -led strikes were launched in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack that killed dozens of people in Douma earlier this month. The Syrian army bombarded jihadists in the last area outside government control near Damascus on Friday, as President Bashar al-Assad accelerated his push to retake remaining enclaves.

World News Theresa May's interesting views on Home Office cock-ups revealed
Author: 0 Theresa May's interesting views on Home Office cock-ups revealed

And it has now emerged that documents that had been used by officials to help establish when people arrived in the United Kingdom were destroyed by the Home Office in 2010. "It is not a new situation". " She has information about who was deported and who was in detention and she needs to make that information public ", she added, according to the Guardian .

World News Corker questions Trump 2020 bid
Author: 0 Corker questions Trump 2020 bid

His comments came in Nashville after a Q and A session at Lipscomb University Friday morning. President Donald Trump has endorsed Marsha Blackburn in the Republican primary for a U.S. On Capitol Hill, some GOP lawmakers have been reluctant to throw their weight behind Trump's re-election bid just yet, but let's get real, a scenario in which the Republican Party chooses not to support its incumbent president is nearly entirely inconceivable.

World News North Korea says it has suspended nuclear, long-range missile tests
Author: 0 North Korea says it has suspended nuclear, long-range missile tests

August 9: Trump says North Korea had best not make more threats or "they will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen". "It felt like talking to a neighbour". "This announcement is forward motion that I'd like to welcome", Abe told reporters. " If I think that it's a meeting that is not going to be fruitful, we're not going to go ", Trump said during a news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Florida.

World News G7 endorses US-led air strikes in Syria
Author: 0 G7 endorses US-led air strikes in Syria

The OPCW said Tuesday that Russian Federation and Syria had blocked the inspectors' access to Douma , a former opposition stronghold, citing security issues. The AP says the man blamed the attack on opposition forces. It was the United States, France and Britain who were "standing in the way" of the investigation by ordering air strikes "in the blink of an eye" before the OPCW team had a chance to do its work.

World News Small Link for Cannabis Use, Reduced Cognitive Functioning
Author: 0 Small Link for Cannabis Use, Reduced Cognitive Functioning

The researchers in the study performed a meta-analysis, that is, they analyzed the results of 69 studies based on cognitive tests published between 1973 and 2017. Since last January, recreational cannabis has been legal in California. Indeed, with an abstinence that exceeds seventy-two hours, or three days, cognitive functions are restored.

World News NK announces freeze on nuclear, missile tests, shutdown of nuke test site
Author: 0 NK announces freeze on nuclear, missile tests, shutdown of nuke test site

The decision was made in a meeting of the ruling party's full Central Committee, which had convened to discuss a "new stage" of policies. In many regards, a first-ever summit between a sitting US president and a North Korean leader is perfectly suited to the ego of Trump, who thrilled supporters during the Republican National Convention in July 2016 when he declared, "I alone can fix it".

World News Parents of Alfie Evans lose final appeal
Author: 0 Parents of Alfie Evans lose final appeal

The parents of Alfie Evans have lost the latest stage of their legal fight to move him to a hospital in Rome after failing to persuade Supreme Court justices to consider their case. However the Supreme Court has refused to permit an appeal of the latest ruling. Alfie's parents filed a petition to the Supreme Court after the UK Court of Appeal ruled this Monday against the parents' argument that their son was being unlawfully detained by the hospital.

World News Business as usual at Annapolis High during 4/20 walkout
Author: 0 Business as usual at Annapolis High during 4/20 walkout

Today marks 19 years since the nation mourned the loss of 13 people shot and killed on a Colorado high school campus. Since then mass shootings have occurred with shocking frequency across the United States. "They did not choose to be born into a country where, every single day, they're afraid to go to school". The walkouts, speeches and drive to sign up voters were aimed at pressuring U.S.

World News Trump lawyer tried to apologize to Melania over Stormy Daniels payment
Author: 0 Trump lawyer tried to apologize to Melania over Stormy Daniels payment

Daniel's lawsuit is aimed at dissolving a confidentiality agreement that prevents her from talking about an alleged affair with Trump. The solution, he told Otero, would be to "hit the pause button ... Trump". In a tweet, the President described the sketch as a "total con job", and insisted that the man represented in the drawing was "nonexistent".

World News GOP Legislative Leaders Call On Missouri Governor To Resign
Author: 0 GOP Legislative Leaders Call On Missouri Governor To Resign

Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard spoke about the gravity of the discussions and preparations at the capitol for the possibility of impeaching a sitting governor by saying these were "extraordinary times". Greitens' campaign filed amended finance reports referring to the list as an in-kind contribution valued at $600 and received March 1, 2015, from Danny Laub, who was listed as Greitens' campaign manager at the time.

World News Ex-Forbes reporter says Trump lied to embellish wealth
Author: 0 Ex-Forbes reporter says Trump lied to embellish wealth

Trump, you know, because you have down Fred Trump, and I'd like to talk to you off the record if I can, just to make your thing easier", Trump, as Barron, is heard saying in the recording of his conversation with Greenberg. "The tactic landed him a place he hadn't earned on the Forbes list - and led to future accolades, press coverage, and deals. It eventually paved a path toward the presidency".

World News Taylor Swift Wrote and Is Featured on Sugarland's Newest Song
Author: 0 Taylor Swift Wrote and Is Featured on Sugarland's Newest Song "Babe"

She said: 'The reality is, she's such a great songwriter that what she does can transcend genre, so she can easily hop back and forth depending on how she wants to produce things'. "And I think that's what I admire the most [about her]". "We have obviously known each other for many years". This isn't the first time Taylor made a return to country music, either.

World News Rajinikanth's Kaala Movie will be Released on June 7
Author: 0 Rajinikanth's Kaala Movie will be Released on June 7

The makers of Rajinikanth's Kaala recently released the new poster of the film revealing the new release date. The film's release was postponed due to the producers' strike in Kollywood, but after the withdrawal of the strike was announced there were news reports which said that the Rajinikanth movie will go head-to-head with Salman Khan's Race 3 .