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World News Italy's Conte wants G8 with Russia, not quick end to sanctions
Author: 0 Italy's Conte wants G8 with Russia, not quick end to sanctions

To United States, frankly, it would be a good thing but I'm not looking to do that. I think it would be good for the United States. French President Emmanuel Macron had labeled the summit a success before Trump's Twitter posts, saying there was relief within the G7 that an escalation of the trade dispute had been avoided.

Author: 0 Running Late: Trump Disrupts Gender Equality Meeting At G-7

Leaders of the G7 nations on Saturday papered over the cracks in their alliance at a summit in Canada but came away with little more than an agreement to disagree on trade, as U.S. UPDATE: Trudeau has responded to Trump's tweets . "We make commitments and keep them", the presidency said, adding that "France and Europe maintain their support for this (G7) statement".

World News Adult film workers slam Giuliani for Stormy Daniels comment
Author: 0 Adult film workers slam Giuliani for Stormy Daniels comment

Grisham's statement certainly contradicted what Giuliani, who is also a former mayor of NY, said in Israel. "I respect all human beings", he said. Trump appeared in benign roles in at least three soft-core porn films in the 1990s and early 2000s. The cryptic statement was not a complete denial of the statement Giuliani made, but it was a rebuke to his claim to know anything about what the first lady believed.

World News As G7 feuds, Xi and Putin play up their own club
Author: 0 As G7 feuds, Xi and Putin play up their own club

Lavrov said Russian Federation is "working fine in other formats" such as the Group of 20, TASS state news agency reported. "Now all these loading and unloading operations of military equipment and personnel are no longer needed". Founded in 2001, the SCO also includes the former Central Asian Soviet republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. Trump's rejection of the global climate accord and Iran nuclear deal , supported by the European Union and Canada is going to ...

World News Merkel expects a 'difficult' G7 meeting
Author: 0 Merkel expects a 'difficult' G7 meeting

Canada will host the G-7 summit in Charlevoix, Quebec, on Friday and Saturday. The new format was put in place by the coalition that took office in March. Merkel, fielding another question from the far-right, anti-immigrant AfD, was accused of "importing Islamists", many of whom are "rapists and murderers" who have caused "endless human suffering".

World News Trump slams Trudeau, says U.S. won’t endorse G7 communique
Author: 0 Trump slams Trudeau, says U.S. won’t endorse G7 communique

The prospect that he could be moving toward an even greater protectionist trade policy is likely to chill financial markets anxious about tit-for-tit escalation that could lead to a full-blown global trade war . The astonishing conclusion to the summit capped off a weekend driven by Trump's erratic pronouncements on trade and unpredictable behaviour. President Donald Trump continued to blast "bad" trade deals with key United States allies as he left the G7 summit in Canada early ...

World News 19 officers killed in Taliban attack on police base in Afghanistan
Author: 0 19 officers killed in Taliban attack on police base in Afghanistan

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has welcomed the Afghan government's decision to announce a ceasefire with the Taliban on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr Muslim holidays in the war-stricken country. The 10 included five Pakistanis killed in the clash in the eastern province of Nangarhar, the official said, adding, "We finished the operation and will now follow the ceasefire plan".

World News Trump signals support for legislation easing US ban on pot
Author: 0 Trump signals support for legislation easing US ban on pot

I support Senator Gardner", Trump added. Cory Gardner of Colorado. Elizabeth Warren of MA. President Donald Trump said Friday he was leaning toward supporting bipartisan legislation that would block the federal government from going after states that have legalized marijuana .

World News California woman gored by bison in Yellowstone National Park
Author: 0 California woman gored by bison in Yellowstone National Park

Millions of American and worldwide visitors crowd the park each year to view wildlife like bison and natural wonders like the Old Faithful geyser. Two people have been attacked by elks in recent days as well. Calving season is causing elk mothers to act aggressively as they protect their newborns and hide them near buildings or cars, park experts said. "I'm feeling like I devoted 43 years of my life, I think I have a record of achievement with the National Park Service that at the end of ...

World News North Korea, Trump and Human Rights
Author: 0 North Korea, Trump and Human Rights

Some analysts suggest that, rather than lead to a US-North Korea confrontation, a failed summit will result in renewed diplomatic efforts by South Korea - and possibly others - to restore stability and maintain North Korean restraint, so as to avoid the prospect of renewed escalation of military conflict.

World News At least 99 dead as Guatemala volcano threatens new eruptions
Author: 0 At least 99 dead as Guatemala volcano threatens new eruptions

Associated Press writer Mark Stevenson reported this story in San Miguel Los Lotes and AP writer Sonia Perez D. reported from Escuintla. "It rained very hard yesterday". In his words: "Nobody is going to be able to get them out nor say how many are buried here". It is not right that they leave them there. "My father, my mother, my sisters are there", she said, upset over rescuers' decision to suspend their search.

World News Trump Warns Against EU Trade Reprisals After Stormy G7 Summit
Author: 0 Trump Warns Against EU Trade Reprisals After Stormy G7 Summit

Trump , in a Twitter tirade on Thursday, pointed fingers at Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and French president Emmanuel Macron , stating that "they are charging the USA massive tariffs and create non-monetary barriers". German Chancellor Angela Merkel sat between Macron and Trump on a sofa, while Trudeau sat to the left of the US president. "I guess they are going to go back to the drawing board and check it out", Trump said.

World News Obama to blame for Crimea fallout, some want Russian Federation back in G8
Author: 0 Obama to blame for Crimea fallout, some want Russian Federation back in G8

He will fly to Singapore to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , which he described as a "mission of peace". Canada hosts this year's G7 in La Malbaie , Quebec. "And I think on trade, there is a critical path, there is a way to progress altogether", Macron said, speaking in English. Trudeau responded with a laugh: "So I'd say NAFTA is in good shape".

World News Obama Administration Secretly Granted Iran License to Access US Banks
Author: 0 Obama Administration Secretly Granted Iran License to Access US Banks

Even though the Obama administration assured Congress the nuclear deal it negotiated with Iran wouldn't give Iran access to U.S. dollars or banks, the U.S. Iran as a substitute approached the USA a couple of waiver - one which the Obama administration granted in February 2016, in a transfer that had not been beforehand disclosed.

Author: 0 Trump says he may support bill that protects states with legal weed

Gardner agreed to lift his roadblock of DOJ appointees, but details were murky about what concrete steps Trump would take to support state-legal marijuana . "It looks like the president is really listening to reason and is part of the overwhelming majority of Americans who want the federal government to stay out of state cannabis laws", NCIA Media Relations Director Morgan Fox told Cannabis Now.

World News Trump Wants Russia Back In The G-7
Author: 0 Trump Wants Russia Back In The G-7

Going into the summit, Mr Trump was at odds with other leaders on issues such as trade, Iran and climate change. "Regarding the trade tariffs, there are very conflictual positions out there", Conte told reporters ahead of the summit. He said: "Naturally we cannot force the U.S. to change their minds". Is the world spiralling down towards disaster? Trudeau, for his part, said Trump's action would hurt American workers as well as Canadians.

World News China hacked sensitive US Navy undersea warfare plans
Author: 0 China hacked sensitive US Navy undersea warfare plans

The officials who spoke to the Post didn't specifically identify the compromised contractor but said that the contractor works for the Naval Undersea Warfare Center based in Newport, Rhode Island. They added that among the material accessed were data relating to a project known as Sea Dragon, as well as information held within the navy submarine development unit's electronic warfare library.

World News Former Cambridge Analytica chief tells MPs he is a victim
Author: 0 Former Cambridge Analytica chief tells MPs he is a victim

Cambridge Analytica , which was hired by Donald Trump in 2016, has denied its work on the U.S. president's successful election campaign made use of data allegedly improperly harvested from around 87 million Facebook users. "The government of India is deeply concerned about reports of such lapses and violations", a statement issued by the IT Ministry said on Thursday.

World News Tax Cut Pledge Blunts Ontario Deficit Worry After Election
Author: 0 Tax Cut Pledge Blunts Ontario Deficit Worry After Election

Ford's Progressive Conservatives were poised to win about 74 of Ontario's 124 districts in Thursday's election, according to unofficial results and projections from three television networks. Ontario's lieutenant-governor met with Ford on Friday afternoon, inviting him to form government. Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne will hold a press conference following the crushing defeat her party suffered Thursday night.

World News Donald Trump: Melania Trump 'Can't Fly for One Month'
Author: 0 Donald Trump: Melania Trump 'Can't Fly for One Month'

That was a, close to a four-hour operation. "She wanted to go", said Trump of his wife, who has been fiercely private about her health and is not going on the trip. Trump told reporters as he left the White House on Friday for the G7 meeting in Quebec that Mrs Trump wanted to join him at an annual summit of leading industrialised nations, as she did previous year, but that she "can't fly for one month".

World News Guatemala volcano: 200 missing, 75 killed
Author: 0 Guatemala volcano: 200 missing, 75 killed

Fuego volcano erupted around noon on Sunday and lava began flowing down in the afternoon. Authorities also warned that rains had increased the chance of deadly slides of ash, mud and debris. They have been helping children and families in Guatemala for ten years. In the devastated town of El Rodeo, gray soot coated trees and homes and an ash-covered deer lay dead in the debris.

World News US soldier killed, four others wounded in Somalia attack
Author: 0 US soldier killed, four others wounded in Somalia attack

An American commando was killed Friday in an attack in southern Somalia that also wounded four United States military personnel along with a Somali soldier, officials said. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of the service members". It was unclear whether all 800 US, Kenyan and Somali troops were present when the attack took place.

World News Trooper stops retired cop who delivered him 27 years ago
Author: 0 Trooper stops retired cop who delivered him 27 years ago

After learning Bailly was a retired Piscataway police officer, Patterson told him he was also from Piscataway. Patterson told Bailly what street he lived on, and the retired officer said he remembered it because he helped deliver a baby there 27 years ago.

World News Yes, senators can work in August
Author: 0 Yes, senators can work in August

Democrats , the minority party in the Senate , countered that they meant to use the extra time to push for a debate and votes on healthcare, an issue they have been touting in campaigning for congressional elections in November. Corker stated a number of Democrats have been working with him on the invoice and he had bipartisan assist. Sen. McConnell has also made it a top priority to confirm as many of President Trump's lifetime judicial appointments as possible this year.

World News Universities strong on research, falling behind on academic reputation
Author: 0 Universities strong on research, falling behind on academic reputation

The top six ranked universities are in the United States and in the United Kingdom. The University of the Algarve has been placed in the top 250 Young Universities in the World for the first time. In fact, with the University of Cape Town in 200th spot, Africa is on the precipice of not having any HEI represented in the top tier. Imperial College London and the University of Chicago retain eighth and ninth places.

World News Trump trade clash dooms hopes of G7 consensus
Author: 0 Trump trade clash dooms hopes of G7 consensus

The initiative will be announced at the G7 summit in Quebec tomorrow. President Trump's scheduled morning meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron at the G7 in Canada has been postponed, with the White House hoping to reschedule it later in the day.

World News New charges filed against Manafort in Russia probe
Author: 0 New charges filed against Manafort in Russia probe

Besides the president or his family, there is perhaps no bigger fish in the Russian Federation investigation than Manafort. The new charges against Kilimnik and Manafort, the latter of whom faces previous charges, are not directly related Trump's presidential campaign but rather are for obstruction of justice and conspiracy to commit obstruction of justice.

World News Fans chime in on disagreement between Eagles, White House
Author: 0 Fans chime in on disagreement between Eagles, White House

Trump and Japan's prime minister . Last month, the National Football League announced it will allow players to remain in the locker room while the anthem plays but will fine players and other personnel on the field who "do not stand and show respect for the flag and the anthem".

World News Witness saw gator drag woman into Florida lake
Author: 0 Witness saw gator drag woman into Florida lake

Police responding to the scene say they found a dog on a leash but could not find its owner. Davie Police Detective Viviana Gallinal notes how the 12-foot alligator has been spotted in the pond before, although officials are not completely sure that the creature is at fault for the disappearance.

Author: 0 Trump says that Russian Federation should be reinstated as a G8 member

Busy year, huh. What was last year's G7 like? Patrick Doyle/The Canadian Press Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and French President Emmanuel Macron walk down the Hall of Honour on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on June 7, 2018 . The planned bilateral meeting between French President Emmanuel Macron and President Donald Trump at the G-7 Summit has been at least temporarily canceled, according to a White House pool report .

Author: 0 Bison gores California woman at Yellowstone National Park, officials say

When the bison crossed the boardwalk it became agitated and charged the crowd, goring Hancock. The animal then immediately left the area, park officials said. The incident comes on the heels of two elk attacks earlier this month, Yellowstone officials previously said. One person was injured by a bison at Yellowstone in 2017 and five were injured in 2015.