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World News Trump backs US bid for 2026 World Cup
Author: 0 Trump backs US bid for 2026 World Cup

The US-led bid, which would feature matches in 23-cities across the US, Mexico, and Canada, has seen an unexpectedly strong challenge from Morocco, which has never before hosted the tournament. Trump met this week with France President Emmanuel Macron. Ahmad Ahmad, president of the Confederation of African Football, has urged European countries to support Morocco.

World News BSO deputies say they have no confidence in Sheriff Israel
Author: 0 BSO deputies say they have no confidence in Sheriff Israel

Israel attended an annual ceremony on Thursday morning for fallen deputies while waiting for the results of the no-confidence vote. The affiliation, a chapter of the Worldwide Union of Police Associations, cited the nationwide criticism surrounding Israel and his workplace following the mass capturing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Excessive Faculty on February 14.

World News North Korea offers deep apologies to China over deadly bus crash
Author: 0 North Korea offers deep apologies to China over deadly bus crash

In an initial meeting open to the press during Friday's inter-Korean summit, Kim said he didn't want a repeat of the past "where we were unable to fulfill our agreements". Kim's news agency said earlier Friday that the leader would "open-heartedly" discuss with Moon "all the issues arising in improving inter-Korean relations".

World News Kim Jong Un becomes first North Korean leader to visit South Korea
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un becomes first North Korean leader to visit South Korea

She was in Kim's delegation as he walked across the line that divides the two Koreas on Friday morning and took a seat beside him as he started his first round of talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in. For the first time, key moments such as Kim crossing the border into the South, the two leaders shaking hands and walking to the Peace House for their talks, will be broadcast live.

World News DEA program takes old, unwanted prescription meds off streets
Author: 0 DEA program takes old, unwanted prescription meds off streets

In these short videos , celebrities highlight the potential dangers of failing to adequately dispose of prescription drug medications and call viewers to "take this simple step to stop the devastation of drug abuse and overdose ". The medication can be turned over anonymously and without question. Leitzinger says according to the 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 6.4 million Americans abused controlled prescription drugs.

World News Notley not anxious by Horgan's move to restrict heavy oils in BC
Author: 0 Notley not anxious by Horgan's move to restrict heavy oils in BC

That's wrong and that's not how we do business in Canada". It is "highly unlikely" the court could decide on the case before Kinder Morgan's May 31 deadline, Eby said. Canada's ruling Liberals have insisted that they have jurisdiction over project, which they approved in 2016. "Unlike - apparently - the leader of the Official Opposition, we believe in free speech", Trudeau said, "We believe in advocacy on this side of the house".

Author: 0 Valero Energy Partners LP (VLP) Analysts See $0.67 EPS

Cincinnati Insurance Company who had been investing in Valero Energy Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $47.04B market cap company. The stock has "Buy" rating by Chardan Capital Markets on Tuesday, October 20. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Equal-Weight" rating in Monday, February 5 report.

World News Democrats set sights on turning Arizona blue after special election result
Author: 0 Democrats set sights on turning Arizona blue after special election result

Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa. " Democrats have been clearly outperforming in the special elections since Trump became president". Michael Dawidziak, a political consultant who primarily works with Republicans, says if the Democrats ultimately gain control of the Senate, Assembly and the governor's mansion - Long Island will lose its political clout in Albany.

Author: 0 Senate Confirms Richard Grenell as German Ambassador

Grenell, a Republican and close political ally of Trump, has a background in communications and worked with incoming national security adviser John Bolton at the United Nations under President George W. Trump had reportedly considered Grenell for the USA ambassadorship to the United Nations before nominating Nikki Haley, a former US representative, for the position.

World News Supporting Trump Not A Religion, Judge Rules
Author: 0 Supporting Trump Not A Religion, Judge Rules

So Piatek pivoted and claimed the hat wasn't political at all. Piatek, whom The Happiest Hour claims was actually "sufficiently pleased with his service at the bar", plans to review the decision with his lawyer in order to determine whether he will file an appeal to the verdict.

World News Australian nun given 30 days to leave Philippines
Author: 0 Australian nun given 30 days to leave Philippines

President Rodrigo Duterte admitted on April 18 that he ordered the probe on Fox, which led to her arrest . "I was surprised as I had thought the process was that I would have 10 days to put in a counter affidavit to answer the charges", Sister Fox said in a statement.

World News Kim and Moon to hold historic inter-Korean summit
Author: 0 Kim and Moon to hold historic inter-Korean summit

South Korea's Moon will greet Kim at the military demarcation line at 9.30am (00.30 GMT), and the two will be escorted by South Korean honour guards to an official welcoming ceremony before beginning official dialogue at 10.30am. Im says the two leaders will also plant a pine tree together on the borderline, using dirt from both countries' mountains and rivers. After they sign an agreement a joint statement will be issued.

World News Israel to strike any Iran 'military foothold' in Syria - defense minister
Author: 0 Israel to strike any Iran 'military foothold' in Syria - defense minister

He explained Iran's presence in Syria or Lebanon would not be tolerated "at any price". Lieberman is slated to meet Defense Secretary James Mattis later on Thursday at the Pentagon. Israel's concern is that Iran and its Shiite proxies will turn their focus to attacks on Israel. " If they attack Tel Aviv, we'll strike Tehran ", he said.

World News Lieberman: we're ready to destroy Russian s-300 in Syria
Author: 0 Lieberman: we're ready to destroy Russian s-300 in Syria

On Monday, according to Kommersant newspaper, Russian Federation revealed its intentions to send the S-300 system to Syria "very soon" and at no cost to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime. Israel and Syria are still technically at war, though the armistice line on the sector of the Golan Heights which the Jewish state seized from its Arab neighbor in 1967 was largely quiet for decades until the Syrian civil war broke out in 2011.

World News Donald Trump To Visit UK On 13 July, White House Confirms
Author: 0 Donald Trump To Visit UK On 13 July, White House Confirms

The Bow Group and Republicans Overseas Scotland have written to Mr Trump warning him that "many in Britain have shown an extremely immature attitude" towards his presidency, while his "ancestral homeland of Scotland represents a powerful bond" between the US President and the UK.

World News Kamal Nath to steer Cong in MP, Scindia to lead poll campaign
Author: 0 Kamal Nath to steer Cong in MP, Scindia to lead poll campaign

Kamal Nath has replaced former Union Minister Arun Yadav. Besides Kamal Nath, the party also appointed four Working Presidents - Bala Bachhan, Ramnivas Rawat, Jitu Patwari and Surender Choudhary. The AICC has been locked in indecision over the issue for several months as Rahul weighed the pros and cons of deploying a popular Scindia or experienced Kamal Nath to steer the party ahead of the November assembly polls.

World News Second Palestinian Journalist Dies from Israeli Bullets in Gaza Strip
Author: 0 Second Palestinian Journalist Dies from Israeli Bullets in Gaza Strip

Danny Danon, Israel's ambassador to the United Nations, also accused Hamas of using innocents as "human shields". Fadi al-Batsh was a member of Islamist group Hamas, which rules Gaza, and was said to be a rocket-making expert. We will note that earlier the parents of the deceased soldier Hadar Goldin appealed to the government and the security system with a request not to allow the delivery body, Fadi Muhammad al-Batsha scientist of Palestinian origin, who was killed in Malaysia in the Gaza ...

World News A Quiet Place Sequel Has Already Been Confirmed Just Weeks After Release
Author: 0 A Quiet Place Sequel Has Already Been Confirmed Just Weeks After Release

Naturally, Paramount wanted to continue to capitalize on A Quiet Place's popularity and didn't waste any time at all talking about a sequel. John Krasinski's hit film A Quiet Place is getting a sequel. So it's not like they'll have to come up with something out of nowhere just because the first film did well. Things get even more complicated when the couple find out that they are expecting another baby.

World News At Least 20 Casualties in Superior Explosion
Author: 0 At Least 20 Casualties in Superior Explosion

As if 11:15 a.m., there were no reports of deaths, but the situation is chaotic and reports are still coming in, a spokesman for the Superior Fire Department said. "It felt like a bomb", said Katey Geistfeld, who works at the Challenge Center at the nearby Mariner Mall. Superior police has asked people not to drive near the refinery but there have been no evacuations outside the facility.

World News Diamond And Silk Appear To Lie During House Judiciary Committee Hearing
Author: 0 Diamond And Silk Appear To Lie During House Judiciary Committee Hearing

But Federal Election Commission records indicated that according to a November 2016 receipt, the Trump campaign did pay them $ 1,274.94 for "field consulting". "We have communicated directly with Diamond And Silk about this issue". "Are you aware that your testimony today is under oath, subject to art penalty of perjury?" he asked them.

World News After Senate battle, Pompeo sworn in as USA secretary of state
Author: 0 After Senate battle, Pompeo sworn in as USA secretary of state

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted Monday along party lines to recommend Pompeo for secretary of State. Pompeo would then race to a plane waiting to take him to Belgium for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting. However, one thing on Mike Pompeo's resume that is of paramount importance to millions of Americans isn't a degree or an award - it's his commitment to President Trump's pro-life agenda.

World News 4 things to watch as Pruitt heads to Capitol Hill
Author: 0 4 things to watch as Pruitt heads to Capitol Hill

Asked specifically by House Republican Joe Barton whether his first class travel for work was illegal, Pruitt said it was not. But since so numerous allegations surrounding Mr. Try as he might, Pruitt hasn't been able to make these issues go away. Pruitt's chief of staff, Ryan Jackson, later took responsibility for the substantial raises and backed up the administrator's statement ( Greenwire , April 10).

World News IPL 2018: Rajpoot's fifer restricts Hyderabad to 132
Author: 0 IPL 2018: Rajpoot's fifer restricts Hyderabad to 132

Demoted to No.3, Kings XI Punjab squandered a watchful 55-run opening start from Chris Gayle and Lokesh Rahul before falling apart, as Rashid (3/19) and Shakib (2/18) triggered a batting collapse to see the team home amid thunderous applause from the vociferous crowd at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here on Thursday.

World News Mourinho suggests United were 'not prepared to win' before his arrival
Author: 0 Mourinho suggests United were 'not prepared to win' before his arrival

Sanchez has scored three goals in 14 appearances for United, with Jose Mourinho's side fighting for second place in the Premier League . The Frenchman has received only rare opportunities to start since Alexis Sanchez's arrival from Arsenal in the winter window and remained an unused substitute in Manchester United's win over Tottenham in the FA Cup semi-final last weekend.

World News Senate Judiciary Committee passes bill to protect Mueller from Trump
Author: 0 Senate Judiciary Committee passes bill to protect Mueller from Trump

Photo Special counsels such as Robert S. Mueller III would be able to appeal their firing to a panel of judges under the legislation a Senate committee advanced on Thursday. It would require notification if a special counsel were removed. "And our Justice Department, which I try and stay away from, but at some point I won't", Trump said.

World News Arizona teacher walkout: Protests, preparations underway for teacher rally
Author: 0 Arizona teacher walkout: Protests, preparations underway for teacher rally

In Colorado, meanwhile, public school teachers announced a two-day walkout for Thursday and Friday, when they plan a march to the state capitol in Denver. Republican Gov. Doug Ducey has laid out a plan for a 20 percent teacher pay raise by 2020, but organizers of the so-called #RedforEd movement are pushing for $1 billion in new education funding and other demands.

World News Tim Cook, Donald Trump Meet Privately To Discuss Trade Issues
Author: 0 Tim Cook, Donald Trump Meet Privately To Discuss Trade Issues

The president met with Cook in the Oval Office a day after the leader of the technology giant attended Trump's state dinner for French President Emmanuel Macron. During his election campaign, Trump urged supporters to boycott Apple and criticised the company for making its products in China. Cook also came out against what some viewed as a muted reaction to the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia in August, and against some of the administration's immigration policies - ...

World News Facebook Shrugs Off Cambridge Analytica Scandal, Business Is Booming
Author: 0 Facebook Shrugs Off Cambridge Analytica Scandal, Business Is Booming

Here's then a run-down on the quarterly results: Revenues jumped almost 50% to $11.4 billion and earnings came to $1.69 per share. Facebook Inc . continued to add users and saw revenue soar in the first quarter despite facing its worst crisis in company history over the mishandling of personal data belonging to millions of unsuspecting users.

World News Never directed Aadhaar-mobile number linkage
Author: 0 Never directed Aadhaar-mobile number linkage

After repeated claims of Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), that the Aadhaar data can not be breached, a new data leak has come forth in which nearly 1.34 lakh Aadhaar card holders' sensitive data was leaked from the Andhra Pradesh State Housing Corporation website.

World News Philippines expresses
Author: 0 Philippines expresses "great displeasure" after Kuwait expels ambassador

Despite Kuwait's protest, he insisted that the Philippines did not violate any Kuwaiti law in rescuing distressed Filipino workers. The Philippines on Thursday, April 26, handed a diplomatic note to the Kuwait relaying its "strong surprise and great displeasure" over the latter's decision to declare Philippine Ambassador Renato Villa as "persona non grata".