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World News Rose McGowan Reacts to Harvey Weinstein's Arrest:
Author: 0 Rose McGowan Reacts to Harvey Weinstein's Arrest: "We Got You"

Weinstein agreed to wear an ankle monitor and to not travel beyond NY and CT as he awaits the next phase of the criminal proceedings. Weinstein appeared to be smiling as he entered and left the police precinct . That investigation is in its preliminary stages. Until the public accusations, Weinstein was among the most influential people in the American film industry.

World News Italy's 5-star leader says president should be impeached
Author: 0 Italy's 5-star leader says president should be impeached

Mr Conte has now stepped down and correspondents say President Mattarella has been in talks with former International Monetary Fund economist Carlo Cottarelli, who is tipped as a potential stop-gap prime minister. Newspaper La Stampa reported earlier that Conte, a law professor at Florence University with no political experience, will try to persuade and reassure Mattarella that Savona won't seek a euro-exit or create problems with Brussels.

World News Venezuela ‘hostage’ flying home to meet family at White House
Author: 0 Venezuela ‘hostage’ flying home to meet family at White House

The Utah senator Orrin Hatch announced Holt's release. HuffPost contributed additional information to this report . Speculation swirled that the government was demanding an all-but-impossible prisoner exchange for Flores' two nephews, who in 2016 were convicted in NY of drug trafficking, after it was learned that a government-connected Venezuelan tycoon was paying Holt's legal fees as well as those of the men branded the "narco-nephews".

World News Will Power takes lead late to win Indy 500
Author: 0 Will Power takes lead late to win Indy 500

But it's a race where lots can happen, you can never get content even if things are looking good and you've got a quick auto. Patrick's career stretches back to 2005 when she first raced for IndyCar. "This is just a chapter in the book", Patrick wrote on Instagram. It was a good moment. "But I kind of said before I came here that I feel like if it's a complete disaster - complete like as if not in the ballpark at all, look silly - then people might remember that".

World News Israeli tank fire kills three Gazans as injured soldier dies
Author: 0 Israeli tank fire kills three Gazans as injured soldier dies

Mass protests and clashes began on March 30 along the fence separating Gaza and Israel. Video issued on the military's Twitter feed showed the bomb being detonated safely. Palestinian media had earlier reported the air strikes, which reports said lit up the sky in the city of Rafah that abuts Gaza's southern border with Egypt .

Author: 0 Putin Blasts Trump for Canceling Summit: Kim ‘Did Everything He Promised'

Moon, who returned to Seoul on Thursday morning after meeting Trump in Washington in a bid to keep the high-stakes U.S. It looks like Trump didn't tell anyone before he chose to pull out of the summit. "In contrast (to Kim's concerns) President Trump stated clearly not only that hostile relations will end, but the intent to help (North Korea's) economic development if North Korea denuclearizes", Moon said.

World News Abe backs Trump's cancellation of U.S.-N. Korea summit
Author: 0 Abe backs Trump's cancellation of U.S.-N. Korea summit

And it's moving along pretty well, so we'll see what happens", said Mr. Trump . The president's remarks followed a surprise meeting Saturday between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, during which the pair agreed their countries would have "high-level talks" next month and Kim "expressed his fixed will" on meeting with Trump, according to Yonhap News .

World News U.S. needs whole truth about spying on Trump campaign, says Jay Ambrose
Author: 0 U.S. needs whole truth about spying on Trump campaign, says Jay Ambrose

President Trump sounds off on the Russian Federation probe calling the investigation "rigged". Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), the top Democrat on the House Intelligence committee, said the meeting on the classified information had not changed his view that the FBI followed proper procedures during their investigation .

World News Talks on N Korea summit 'going very well'
Author: 0 Talks on N Korea summit 'going very well'

Kim may see the sit-down with Trump as necessary to easing pressure from crushing sanctions and to winning security assurances in a region surrounded by enemies. "We're talking to them now", Trump said of the North Koreans . The Trump administration has demanded North Korea completely and irreversibly shutter its nuclear weapons programme.

World News After historic vote, Ireland poised to end abortion ban
Author: 0 After historic vote, Ireland poised to end abortion ban

The burden of shame is gone". But Irish campaigners against the changing of the constitution have said they will continue to debate the issue, despite what some have called a "sad day" for Ireland . Until then, women seeking abortions will still have to travel overseas to undergo the procedure. Cheers erupted every time partial results were shown on two big screens transmitting the latest television news.

World News Family grateful for Utah man's 'miracle' Venezuela release
Author: 0 Family grateful for Utah man's 'miracle' Venezuela release

Josh Holt has been released from a jail in Venezuela after spending almost two years behind bars on weapons charges. A source familiar with the issue who asked to remain anonymous said there was no quid pro quo or agreement to ease USA sanctions tied to Holt's release, and that Trump was not involved in the final negotiations.

World News Putin and Abe discuss peace treaty over Kuril islands
Author: 0 Putin and Abe discuss peace treaty over Kuril islands

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Friday found a common cause in their shared unease at U.S. President Donald Trump's actions on Iran , climate change and worldwide trade. "I do believe that we should never be weak with President Putin". Mr. Macron responded on a serious note that France and its allies could stand for themselves.

World News 'Frank talks' on Trump-Kim summit between Korean leaders
Author: 0 'Frank talks' on Trump-Kim summit between Korean leaders

In a text message sent to reporters, presidential chief press secretary Yoon Young-chan said the leaders of the two Koreas "candidly exchanged their opinions to implement the joint declaration of the first summit and to successfully hold the US-North Korea summit set for June 12 in Singapore ".

Author: 0 Trump Lawyer Attended DOJ Meeting On Confidential FBI Informant

There's no telling what kind of information was actually discussed in those meetings, but we do know that Democrat, Adam Schiff, the only Democrat allowed to go to that meeting, did come out and say there was absolutely nothing to confirm Trump's claims that there was a spy within his campaign.

World News Omans Salalah braces for Cyclone Mekunu
Author: 0 Omans Salalah braces for Cyclone Mekunu

Thousands of Omanis have sought shelter on higher ground and in hotels reinforced with flood defence measures. Cyclone Mekunu's landfall to the west of Salalah, Oman's second city, came a day after it lashed the Yemeni island of Socotra, where at least seven people were reported to have been killed.

World News NOAA: Near- to above-average hurricane season expected
Author: 0 NOAA: Near- to above-average hurricane season expected

June 1st will mark the official start of a season that will extend until November 30th, but all eyes are already set on the Atlantic as a potential tropical or subtropical depression could form later this week over the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

World News Corrs musician backs abortion referendum No vote
Author: 0 Corrs musician backs abortion referendum No vote

Volunteers from Reproductive rights against Oppression, Sexism & Austerity (ROSA) dressed as characters from "The Handmaid's Tale", rally in Dublin ahead of the abortion referendum . Having an illegal abortion is punishable by up to 14 years in prison, and several thousand Irish women travel each year to get abortions in neighboring Britain .

World News Protests Against Vedanta-Plant: 10 Killed in Tamil Nadu
Author: 0 Protests Against Vedanta-Plant: 10 Killed in Tamil Nadu

Sterlite Copper has requested government approval to expand its enormous plant in Tuticorin . A PIL praying for a probe led by a District judge was filed in the Madras High Court on May 23, while the National Human Rights Commission approached the Delhi High Court on May 24 seeking a direction to carry out a probe in Thoothukudi.

World News North, South Korean Leaders Hold Second Meeting in Demilitarized Zone
Author: 0 North, South Korean Leaders Hold Second Meeting in Demilitarized Zone

In a tweet earlier in the day, Trump called the North's response to his pullout from the nuclear talks "very good news" and said that "we will soon see where it will lead". The official spoke on the condition of anonymity to avoid overshadowing Trump's comments Thursday. "If North Korea is serious, then we look forward hearing from them at the highest levels".

World News Injured In Shooting At Indiana Middle School, Student Suspect In Custody
Author: 0 Injured In Shooting At Indiana Middle School, Student Suspect In Custody

Middle school and high school students at the high school were being released to their parents shortly before noon, according to local news reports . Students and parents said Seaman, a science teacher who also coaches football and track, helped stop the shooter, who pulled out a gun and opened fire while a seventh-grade class was taking a test.

World News Abortion in Ireland - what happens next?
Author: 0 Abortion in Ireland - what happens next?

If the Yes vote is confirmed, the Irish Government intends to legislate by the end of the year to make it relatively easy for a woman to obtain the procedure in early pregnancy. A mural of Halappanavar has since been printed on a wall in Dublin with Yes voters honouring her memory with flowers, notes, and lanterns printed with "Never Again".

World News Recently adopted 1-year-old girl left in truck dies in Tennessee
Author: 0 Recently adopted 1-year-old girl left in truck dies in Tennessee

The girl's mother found her inside the truck Wednesday night. Police have since said they are investigating the incident. According to Metro Nashville Police , the girl's mother found the infant inside the truck outside of their home. Police said that as she pulled into the driveway at the home on Virginia Avenue, she dialed 911. She was rushed to hospital but was tragically pronounced dead.

World News Hawaii lava finally reaches the Pacific- only to create another deadly danger
Author: 0 Hawaii lava finally reaches the Pacific- only to create another deadly danger

VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports. The lava haze, or " laze ", extended as far as 24 kilometres west of where the lava gushed into the ocean on the Big Island's southern coast. Noni Farms Road is a residential road that lies to the east of the Leilani Estates neighborhood in Pahoa, where the majority of the attention has been focused ever since Kilauea's volcanic activity increased dramatically three weeks ago.

World News As Ireland Votes on Abortion, Here’s What You Need to Know
Author: 0 As Ireland Votes on Abortion, Here’s What You Need to Know

Voters were asked whether to repeal the Irish constitution's eighth amendment - which gives mother and the unborn an equal right to life - and give the parliament the ability to legislate on abortion. "I'm very emotional about this", she said , outside a polling station opposite Dublin's cathedral. Catholics are split on the subject, with 45 percent supporting abortion up to 12 weeks and 40 percent opposed, contrasting with 69 percent support and 26 percent opposition amongst those with ...

World News ‘Difficult to imagine’ EU SURPRISED by Trump’s vehicle import threat
Author: 0 ‘Difficult to imagine’ EU SURPRISED by Trump’s vehicle import threat

Late last week, Japan's automakers' association urged its export partners to keep tariffs on vehicles and components low and maintain free trade relationships. Almost half of the vehicles sold in the USA are imported, with many coming from assembly plants in Mexico and Canada. The biggest exporters of auto parts were Canada, Mexico, China, Germany and Brazil.

World News Judge orders 30-year-old man to move out of parents' home
Author: 0 Judge orders 30-year-old man to move out of parents' home

The parents, living in NY, wrote another letter telling their son to find a job and even offered their son $1,110 (£841) to "find a place to stay". "You will not be allowed to return", the letter reads. In the 2006 Matthew McConaughey romantic comedy, the grown son's parents hire a woman to try to speed their son's exit. When the judge described this demand as "outrageous", young Rotondo called the judge "outrageous" as well.

World News Iran still implementing nuclear deal: IAEA
Author: 0 Iran still implementing nuclear deal: IAEA

Ayatollah Khamenei added Iran has the right to resume its restricted nuclear activities if the Europeans failed to meet the Islamic Republic's demands. The supreme leader called on nations to "guarantee the total sales of Iran's oil", which means the continent will have to make up for any oil sales which have been cancelled because of USA sanctions.

World News ACTIVE SHOOTER: Reports of Gunman at Indiana Middle School, 2 Critically Injured
Author: 0 ACTIVE SHOOTER: Reports of Gunman at Indiana Middle School, 2 Critically Injured

Watch live video of the press conference here if video does not appear above . "I went into this little room in the back with three other people", he said calmly standing between his parents as they picked him up. Barnes said the suspected shooter wasn't injured and wouldn't comment on whether the student had been in trouble before. The national crisis has landed in our backyard.