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Author: 0 About that Singapore Summit: Kim expands major missile plant anyway

The State Department said Mr Pompeo would leave North Korea on Saturday for Tokyo and on Sunday hold talks with both Japanese and South Korean officials. The Washington Post reported Saturday that USA intelligence officials had concluded that North Korea did not intend to fully give up its nuclear arsenal and is considering ways to hide the number of weapons it has.

World News French Gangster Uses Helicopter To Escape In Dramatic Prison Break
Author: 0 French Gangster Uses Helicopter To Escape In Dramatic Prison Break

Armed with assault rifles, two masked men reportedly used smoke bombs and power tools to make their way to the facility's visiting room, where Faid was supposed to be meeting his brother. The crime took place when Faid's brother was visiting him. The helicopter that extracted Faid yesterday flew right across the Paris region from the jail to the south-east of the capital, before being dumped not far from Charles de Gaulle airport to the north-east of the city.

World News Election of new Mexican president adds uncertainty to future of NAFTA talks
Author: 0 Election of new Mexican president adds uncertainty to future of NAFTA talks

The European Union, Canada and Mexico - all subject to tariffs on steel and aluminum exports to the USA - have also started imposing duties on American goods in response. These are all factors that point to a stalemate, said Moshe Lander, an economist at Concordia University. "I think NAFTA is dormant for the next six to 12 months".

World News Moscow: Crimea not on Trump-Putin agenda at summit
Author: 0 Moscow: Crimea not on Trump-Putin agenda at summit

But the Trump administration, by contrast, has occasionally punched Putin. Trump called for Russian Federation to be readmitted to the group just before departing for a G-7 summit this month. Bolton met with Putin last week in Moscow to lay the groundwork for the meeting with Trump. Trump's Nuclear Posture Review espouses development of new varieties of nuclear weapons and justifies them mainly as responses to a more aggressive Russian nuclear doctrine and to Moscow's own development of ...

World News How an Alaska Senator Could Make or Break Trump's Supreme Court Plans
Author: 0 How an Alaska Senator Could Make or Break Trump's Supreme Court Plans

President Donald Trump said he interviewed four Supreme Court candidates on Monday to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy, telling reporters he would be making a decision in the coming days. During his 2016 campaign and presidency, Trump has embraced anti-abortion groups and vowed to appoint federal judges who will favor efforts to roll back abortion rights.

World News Mumbai Train Service on
Author: 0 Mumbai Train Service on

Five people were injured in the incident, the Brihamumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said, adding that two of them were seriously hurt. Four fire tenders have been rushed to the spot. "Five injured have been sent to the hospital". Traffic on the West-East stretch is awful, as commuters from different parts of the city have reported.

World News Bahamas boat explosion leaves 1 tourist dead, several injured
Author: 0 Bahamas boat explosion leaves 1 tourist dead, several injured

Authorities have released the names of tourists aboard a boat that mysteriously exploded in the Bahamas over the weekend. Five others were airlifted to Princess Margaret Hospital in Nassau. At around 9 a.m. on Saturday morning, 10 Americans and two Bahamians were on the 40-foot chartered tour boat when its engine exploded near Barraterre island in the Exuma Cays.

World News Dead woman found breathing in South African morgue
Author: 0 Dead woman found breathing in South African morgue

However, a morgue employee happened to check on the body at some later point and discovered she was, in fact, breathing. The unnamed woman had been taken to Carletonville morgue, in Gauteng province after showing " no form of life " in the wake of a road smash.

World News Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak arrested in corruption probe
Author: 0 Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak arrested in corruption probe

Malaysia's former prime minister Najib Razak arrives to give a statement to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) in Putrajaya, Malaysia, May 24, 2018. However, Red Granite in March this year agreed to pay US$60 million (RM234 million) to the USA government to resolve allegations that it profited from corrupt money involving 1MDB, according to a report.

World News Seehofer’s last-ditch attempt to agree on migration issue
Author: 0 Seehofer’s last-ditch attempt to agree on migration issue

Late Monday, general secretaries of both parties said Germany will establish transit centers to return migrants to countries where they have already registered for asylum. "Because we are a success story for Germany". After a two-hour meeting on Saturday night between Ms Merkel and Mr Seehofer, the two leaders met with their respective parties for separate meetings in Munich and Berlin last night.

World News North Korea's Nuclear Program: What's Really Going On?
Author: 0 North Korea's Nuclear Program: What's Really Going On?

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, a leaked U.S. intelligence report and an analysis of satellite data suggest the North may be continuing its nuclear and missile activities despite a pledge to denuclearize. would seek "major disarmament" from North Korea by the end of his first term, or about two and a half years from now. "There is no precedent for a country that has openly tested nuclear weapons and developed a nuclear arsenal and infrastructure as substantial as the one in North Korea to ...

World News Bali: Volcano activity weakens, global airport reopens
Author: 0 Bali: Volcano activity weakens, global airport reopens

The AirAsia flights out at 6.30pm and 8pm - QZ545 and QZ537 - bound for Denpasar were both cancelled mid-afternoon. Air Asia, Jet Star, Qantas and Virgin were among the airlines that had cancelled flights, Nugroho said. The Bali Government Tourism Office issued a statement saying visitors with an urgent need to continue their travel could take a bus and ferry from Bali to Surabaya - the nearest global airport.

World News Thai rescuers locate missing boys and coach alive in cave
Author: 0 Thai rescuers locate missing boys and coach alive in cave

Hundreds of Thai people also took to social media to share their support for the group with a hashtag, which roughly translates as "the strangers we want to meet the most", according to the BBC. Thai soldiers walk out of the entrance to the Tham Luang Nang Non cave on Friday. Police dispatched a rescue team on June 21 to retrieve 12 missing boys, ages 11 to 15 years old, along with their coach.

World News United States intelligence believes North Korea upping nuclear fuel production
Author: 0 United States intelligence believes North Korea upping nuclear fuel production

NBC quoted five unidentified USA officials as saying that in recent months North Korea had stepped up production of enriched uranium for nuclear weapons, even as it engaged in diplomacy with the United States. U.S. forces in the Pacific "must be prepared to fight tonight, so I take him at his word", he said previous year about Kim's intentions. 38 North notes that North Korean nuclear officials are expected to proceed with "business as usual" until Kim orders official changes to procedure.

World News Amid Row Over Border Crisis, Melania Trump Visits Migrant Children
Author: 0 Amid Row Over Border Crisis, Melania Trump Visits Migrant Children

Maria Castro, a community organizer with Puente Arizona, an advocacy group, said Mrs. Trump was not welcome in Phoenix and accused the first lady of having made a mockery of the situation with her jacket last week . Customs and Border Protection, the agency that oversees the Border Patrol and customs officers. She did not say whether she supports the president's "zero tolerance" policy for criminally prosecuting those who cross the border illegally.

Author: 0 Key GOP senator says no Roe v. Wade opponent for high court

Vice-president Mike Pence, an outspoken evangelical Christian, has called for Roe to be relegated to "the ash heap of history ". She emphasized that there were certain people on Trump's candidate list that she wouldn't vote for, though she didn't specify who those people were.

World News Duke of Cambridge vows to 'honour my commitments' to Middle East peace
Author: 0 Duke of Cambridge vows to 'honour my commitments' to Middle East peace

Embassy there, overriding decades of U.S. policy. On Tuesday, Israel's president Reuven Rivlin had asked the Duke of Cambridge to deliver a "message of peace" to the Palestinian leader, Mahmoud Abbas. William, who is the first British Royal to make an official visit to Israel, later headed out into the city of Ramallah, where he caught a cultural display, toured a street food festival and chatting to girls at a school in the Jalazone refugee camp.

Author: 0 Heavily armed men in helicopter free notorious French inmate

Along the way, police sources said, Faid picked up some tricks from former soldiers in Israel, where he hid out from the law on one occasion and said he dreamed of living. In 2013, he took four prison guards hostage with a pistol before using dynamite to blow his way out of jail and fleeing in a waiting getaway vehicle.

World News Rape of 7-year-old girl sparks protests in India
Author: 0 Rape of 7-year-old girl sparks protests in India

Police said the culprits took time collecting the objects they penetrated the child after the rape. In a painful reminder of 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape case, an 8-year-old little girl in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur was brutally raped and left for dead with her throat slit on Wednesday.

World News Hundreds attend vigil for victims of Maryland newspaper shooting
Author: 0 Hundreds attend vigil for victims of Maryland newspaper shooting

The Capital Gazette editorial also ran on the Sun's website. Anne Arundel County Police Chief Timothy Altomare told Fox News he knew each of the victims . Journalists, like all Americans, should be free from the fear of being violently attacked while doing their jobs. For most of us, our minds immediately go to Trump's attacks on the media, recalling every declaration that the " fake news " (which really only ever means news that is critical of him) is the " enemy of the American ...

Author: 0 Trump blasts OPEC over manipulating oil markets

In a move to beat USA sanctions, Iran will let private companies to export crude oil , First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri announced on Sunday. India , the biggest buyer of Iranian oil after China , already asked refiners on Thursday to prepare for a " drastic reduction or zero " of imports of Iranian oil in order to protect its exposure to the U.S.

World News Here's a Really Dumb Conservative Meme About Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Author: 0 Here's a Really Dumb Conservative Meme About Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

It was clear to her, even then, that the zip code a child was born in determined much of their destiny. The family almost lost it after Ocasio-Cortez's father died of cancer during the Great Recession. According to the Democratic congressional candidate's website , she attended a public school in Yorktown growing up because of the "state of the Bronx public schools in the late 80s and early 90s".

World News ABC secures interview with Trump fixer Michael Cohen
Author: 0 ABC secures interview with Trump fixer Michael Cohen

Former assistant US attorney for the District of New Jersey Mitchell Epner told Business Insider that it is a sure sign that " Michael Cohen is preparing the way to flip on POTUS". Cohen's interview with Stephanopoulos is likely to fuel speculation about Cohen's remaining loyalty to Trump, who he has said he would take a "bullet" for and would stay loyal no matter what.

World News 1 dead, 9 injured after boat explodes in the Bahamas
Author: 0 1 dead, 9 injured after boat explodes in the Bahamas

An American woman is dead and nine other people were injured following an explosion aboard a tour boat in the Bahamas early Saturday, according to officials. "We are saddened and our hearts are hurting, but we will get through this together", Chester Cooper , a member of parliament for Exumas and Ragged Island said in a Facebook post.

World News Boys and coach found safe in cave
Author: 0 Boys and coach found safe in cave

It has been nine days since the 12 boys, aged between 11 and 16, and their 25-year-old assistant coach went missing after journeying into Tham Luang Cave . Narongsak said the passageway the divers were making their way through goes upward in some places and downward in others and is extremely narrow, which made it hard for divers with all their gear to fit through.

World News President Trump Calls Out Democrats Who Are Rallying to Abolish ICE
Author: 0 President Trump Calls Out Democrats Who Are Rallying to Abolish ICE

I have watched ICE liberate towns from the grasp of MS-13 & clean out the toughest of situations. Those who want to abolish it - and there's already a bill in Congress to do so - believe that its culture has become irredeemably abusive and its responsibilities need to be distributed elsewhere within the government.

World News Sen. Cantwell weighs in on SCOTUS pick
Author: 0 Sen. Cantwell weighs in on SCOTUS pick

The pro-choice ME lawmaker said her support for a nominee to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy , who announced his retirement last week , will hinge on whether the person follows precedent. Wade . Republicans, who control the Senate by a 51-49 margin, only need a majority to confirm Trump's court pick. "With all due respect, the Supreme Court, as we know, it overturns its own rulings all the time ", Tapper said.

World News Hero Golden Retriever Saves Owner from Rattlesnake
Author: 0 Hero Golden Retriever Saves Owner from Rattlesnake

Todd, however, jumped up and got between Godwin and the snake, saving her from a bite to the leg. The snake bite caused Todd's face to swell and Godwin posted photos of the recovering retriever on her Facebook page writing: "My hero of a puppy Todd saved me".

Author: 0 Michael Cohen: I Am Putting My Family And Country Before Donald Trump

Cohen's remarks, in an off-camera interview with ABC's Good Morning America , will intensify speculation that he may be prepared to "flip" and co-operate with federal prosecutors in NY and investigators looking into Russian election interference and alleged collusion between Trump aides and Moscow.

World News Girl thrown 20 feet into the air from bouncy castle, dies
Author: 0 Girl thrown 20 feet into the air from bouncy castle, dies

Lifeboat crews and witnesses were unable to save the girl, who later died in hospital. "A police cordon has been put in place at the scene whilst enquiries continue". It follows the death of a seven-year-old girl in 2016 when a bouncy castle broke free from its moorings in Harlow. The East of England Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: "The young female was seriously injured and in cardiac arrest on our arrival, and was conveyed to James Paget Hospital".