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World News Somalia: US Support to Somalia Continues to Make a Positive Impact
Author: 0 Somalia: US Support to Somalia Continues to Make a Positive Impact

While ISIS-allied fighters control territory in the country's north, Al-Shabab fighters control land in the south of Somalia . "I think we are hopeful, and I think the worldwide community is also hopeful about Somalia". Sunday's strike is the US' 34th in Somalia since Trump took office. Adhering to the rule of law and respecting human rights, while assisting the Somali National Security Forces to counter terrorism, is paramount to gain Somali citizen support for their security forces.

World News Senate panel freezes cold beer effort
Author: 0 Senate panel freezes cold beer effort

Cold beer is only allowed to be sold in package liquor stores. They also said they would pay an additional fee for the right to sell cold beer, which could be used to aid liquor stores. Others like the Indiana Association of Beverage Retailers said the bill would brew up doom for mom and pop liquor stores. A bill that would have allowed grocery stores, pharmacies and convenience stores to sell cold beer in IN failed to move past a Senate committee Wednesday.

Author: 0 Trump denies making racist comments

Asked by host Susanna Reid why she thought Trump said the things he did, Ivana offered the explanation that it was confusing because he was being told what to say by so many people. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) said that Republican colleague Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC were mistaken in indicating that was the case. Trump has defended himself against accusations of being a racist on numerous occasions, including during his insistence that President Barack Obama was not American-born and ...

Author: 0 TRUMPadelphia: 'Shithole countries' and the business of governing

And the White House director of legislative affairs, Marc Short, told reporters there was "no artificial timeline" for a deal on so-called Dreamers and that it would be "herculean" to get it done by this week. Also on Sunday, conservative writer Rich Lowry suggested that some White House aides believe that Trump said "shouse", not "shole". He said Trump needed to return to his mood and language of January 9, when the president said he wanted a bipartisan deal that continued to protect from ...

World News Mother of baby boy allegedly abandoned likely won't face charges, police say
Author: 0 Mother of baby boy allegedly abandoned likely won't face charges, police say

Officers at the scene tell Global News they are not sure exactly where the baby was born but that the newborn was found naked with the umbilical cord still attached. The person told police they heard the baby crying and wrapped it in a white hoodie and ran home with the child before calling 911. The mother is receiving medical care, police said, but declined to provide further details.

Author: 0 INTC) — Intel Corporation (NASDAQ

About 441,563 shares traded. Intel had a return on equity of 22.65% and a net margin of 22.31%. It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $207.11 billion company. (NYSE:EPAM) for 5,120 shares. Neville Rodie & Shaw has invested 1.24% of its portfolio in Intel Corporation ( NASDAQ : INTC ). 8,550 were reported by Tru Asset Ltd Liability Co.

World News Historic White House tree to be cut down this week
Author: 0 Historic White House tree to be cut down this week

First lady Melania Trump made the final decision after reviewing the report and historical documents. She expressed deep concern on the safety of the members of the press who usually stood right in front of it during the Marine One lifts.

World News Middlesbrough, Cardiff target loan move for Liverpool's Marko Grujic
Author: 0 Middlesbrough, Cardiff target loan move for Liverpool's Marko Grujic

Liverpool ended Manchester City's unbeaten domestic record this season in a 4-3 league thriller last weekend and Grujic could face them for Cardiff on 28 January - provided his parent club are happy to have him cup-tied. The Serbia global has featured just 14 times under Jugen Klopp since his move from Red Star Belgrade last summer, with only three of those appearances serving as starts.

World News Britain Joins US In Blaming North Korea For 'WannaCry' Attack
Author: 0 Britain Joins US In Blaming North Korea For 'WannaCry' Attack

The actions echoed similar steps the social media powerhouse took this year against suspected Russian accounts that Facebook said were used to promote divisive political messages during the 2016 U.S. For example, the United States may want to shine a spotlight on Lazarus. The extortion scheme created chaos in 150 countries. "It affected individuals, industry, governments".

World News Pak fires heavily on BSF posts in Jammu, jawan martyred
Author: 0 Pak fires heavily on BSF posts in Jammu, jawan martyred

Sharma's statement has come days after Chief of Army Staff Bipin Rawat warned Pakistan of a strong reaction by India if it continues to violate ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir . "Pakistani Rangers late night opened unprovoked fire on forward BSF posts in R S Pura Sector", an official said. He further added, "Pak has suffered heavy damage in retaliation firing by our troops.

World News SC officer dies day after he and 3 others were shot
Author: 0 SC officer dies day after he and 3 others were shot

Doty ". Sheriff Kevin Tolson says York County Sergeant Randy Clinton is awaiting surgery while York County Sergeant Buddy Brown and York Police Sergeant Kyle Cummings are recovering. Later information revealed McCall also fired a rifle at a South Carolina Law Enforcement Division helicopter during the night. Helms also said that his officers, and others who knew Doty, will continue to serve the public with professionalism because that's what Mike Doty did all during his career.

World News Kerwin Roach scores 20 as Texas beats No 8 Texas Tech
Author: 0 Kerwin Roach scores 20 as Texas beats No 8 Texas Tech

The Big 12 on Monday reprimanded and fined Texas Tech $25,000 for allowing fans to storm the court Saturday after the Red Raiders' victory over West Virginia and reprimanded Mountaineers player Wesley Harris for striking a Texas Tech fan during the wild postgame scene, the conference said in separate announcements.

World News Tillerson says sanctions 'are really starting to hurt' North Korea
Author: 0 Tillerson says sanctions 'are really starting to hurt' North Korea

Speaking at an event at Stanford University in California, Tillerson said that South Korean President Moon Jae-in attributed North Korea's willingness to talk to the pressure felt by the sanctions. "As the Iraqi forces gain experience and the political process advances, we will be able to decrease our troop levels in Iraq without losing our capability to defeat the terrorists", Bush said in a November 2005 speech.

World News Terrorist-politician nexus poses nuclear threat to nations: Army chief
Author: 0 Terrorist-politician nexus poses nuclear threat to nations: Army chief

He further said the threat of nuclear and chemical weapons falling into the hands of terrorists can be a disaster for humanity. Speaking about terror activities, he said all terror outfits have a militant and a political front, and to deal with the menace of terrorism, both need to be addressed simultaneously.

World News World's Longest Underwater Cave Discovered on Yucatan Peninsula
Author: 0 World's Longest Underwater Cave Discovered on Yucatan Peninsula

Divers in Mexico have discovered what is believed to be the largest flooded cave on Earth. The cave is connected by two of the world's largest flooded caverns - Sac Actun and Dos Ojos in Tulum, Quintana Roo - and is now longer than the previous underwater cave, Ox Bel Ha in the same region, which measures 167.9 miles.

World News Pence says administration fully cooperating with Mueller's Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Pence says administration fully cooperating with Mueller's Russian Federation probe

If Flynn and other potential cooperating witnesses believe that Trump might pardon them, Mueller would lose much of his leverage - making it unnecessary for Trump to fire the special counsel in order to frustrate the investigation. He said "we get into uncharted territory" never seen before from either political party when they "undermine the validity of the Federal Bureau of Investigation".

World News Former Zimbabwe army chief sworn in as vice president
Author: 0 Former Zimbabwe army chief sworn in as vice president

Retired General, Constatino Chiwenga, shaking hands with Chief Justice Luke Malaba after taking oath of office as vice president.Photo:Reuters. Mnangagwa in a new government notice has spelled out benefits for Mugabe and any future president who serves at least one term.

World News It's genuinely not too late to cancel Brexit, EU says
Author: 0 It's genuinely not too late to cancel Brexit, EU says

While acknowledging that a reversal of the course to leave the bloc isn't the baseline assumption of the European Union , one official wondered what will happen if the U.K. He said "I don't want a second referendum on Brexit, absolutely not" while predicting that any such British ballot would uphold the result of the first.

World News Trump Praises Latest UN Sanctions On North Korea
Author: 0 Trump Praises Latest UN Sanctions On North Korea

The draft, seen by Reuters on Thursday, seeks to ban almost 90 per cent of refined petroleum product exports to North Korea by capping them at 500,000 barrels a year and demand the repatriation of North Koreans working overseas within 12 months.

World News California couple charged with torture scheduled for court hearing
Author: 0 California couple charged with torture scheduled for court hearing

Authorities launched a torture probe and set bail at $9 million for the parents after a 17-year-old girl escaped the house on Sunday and called 911. It followed a dramatic rescue of thirteen children aged between 2 and 29 who were discovered starving and some chained to items of furniture in the "filthy" and "foul-smelling" house.

World News US Withholds $65 Million in Palestinian Aid After Trump Threat
Author: 0 US Withholds $65 Million in Palestinian Aid After Trump Threat

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said that the administration would like to see some reforms be made in the agency . The US on Tuesday said it would withhold about half the initial aid it planned to give a United Nations agency that serves the Palestinians, two weeks after President Donald Trump questioned the value of such funding.

World News Trump considering 'big fine' on China
Author: 0 Trump considering 'big fine' on China

Reuters reports that the president did not specify what he meant by a "fine". "We're talking about numbers that you haven't even thought about". The president also said he and Chinese President Xi Jinping had not discussed China's plans with regard to purchases of U.S.

World News Pro-Donald Trump singer Joy Villa files sexual complaint against Trump aid
Author: 0 Pro-Donald Trump singer Joy Villa files sexual complaint against Trump aid

It was extremely sobering in that fact, like, 'Whoa, this is not safe.' And I immediately told him, 'Stop. "He broke my trust", the 26-year-old singer told the Associated Press Tuesday . The singer donned a Make America Great Again dress to the event, which vasty increased her social following and caused controversy across the USA.

World News Bitcoin slides to below United States dollars 10000
Author: 0 Bitcoin slides to below United States dollars 10000

Other cryptocurrencies plunged as well. Investors in South Korea are calling for the government not to meddle in the markets after its threatening messages on cryptocurrencies caused a crash in the value of bitcoin and other virtual currencies.

World News Birmingham to host 2022 Commonwealth Games
Author: 0 Birmingham to host 2022 Commonwealth Games

The Commonwealth Games will be held in Birmingham in 2022, it has been confirmed. "What's more, the United Kingdom is familiar to New Zealand athletes and this will result in preparation and performance benefits for our team". But the Midlands city has had to wait nearly three months to have its victory confirmed. - Professor Philip Plowden, Vice-Chancellor, Birmingham City University .

World News Glenn Frey Widow Sues Hospital You Killed My Husband
Author: 0 Glenn Frey Widow Sues Hospital You Killed My Husband

As a result of the allegedly negligent treatment, " Glenn Frey was rendered sick, sore, lame and disabled", according to the complaint filed January 16. Mount Sinai spokeswoman Lucia Lee said the hospital does not comment on pending litigation. She filed the suit on Tuesday (Jan. 16), two days before New York State's two-year statute of limitations for wrongful death lawsuits would have run out.

World News Trump Attacks FBI Deputy Director Almost Immediately After Reported Retirement
Author: 0 Trump Attacks FBI Deputy Director Almost Immediately After Reported Retirement

For this holiday, Donald Trump may be spreading anything but Christmas cheer for FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe . A key Federal Bureau of Investigation agent who had been assigned to investigate Hillary Clinton and, later, President Donald Trump traded text messages during the 2016 election cycle, not only showing his disdain for Trump and preference for Clinton but also cryptically expressing a need for "an insurance policy" against a Trump presidency, whatever that means.

World News Boris Johnson arrives in Moscow
Author: 0 Boris Johnson arrives in Moscow

At a joint press conference, Lavrov said: "The person sitting next to me - Boris Johnson - said recently that he had no evidence that Russian Federation meddled in the referendum over Britain's exit from the European Union". "So, be in no doubt that I want to see improvement in the relations between our peoples". "It doesn't add to the good reputation of the government unfortunately".

World News Missed Messi penalty costs Barca in cup derby defeat
Author: 0 Missed Messi penalty costs Barca in cup derby defeat

A goalbound effort from the Argentine attacker was then blocked, ahead of a strong save from Lopez from a Messi shot from outside the box, after he was teed up by Busquets. They defended well and got it right with their goal, as did Diego López with his penalty save. "They deserved the victory". The result ended a 29-match unbeaten streak for Barcelona in all competitions.

World News Oil from sunken Iranian tanker diffusing in East China Sea
Author: 0 Oil from sunken Iranian tanker diffusing in East China Sea

The State Oceanic Administration said a 15-kilometer (9-mile)-long oil slick was found southwest of the site of the sinking and another slick stretched 18 kilometers (11 miles) to the east. The transport ministry said late on Wednesday that the vessel lay at a depth of about 115m and that robots would be deployed to explore the wreck. It is also on the migratory pathway of numerous marine mammals, including humpback and gray whales.

World News LaLiga: Pique pens new Barcelona contract through to 2022
Author: 0 LaLiga: Pique pens new Barcelona contract through to 2022

He joined Manchester United in 2004 and returned to Barcelona in 2008 under coach Pep Guardiola. Pique progressed through the Barca youth academy after initially joining the club in 1997, aged 10. Pique's new deal contains the highest release clause of any Barca player behind Lionel Messi, who signed a contract last November that includes a Euro 700m buyout option.

World News India test-fires nuclear-capable ballistic missile
Author: 0 India test-fires nuclear-capable ballistic missile

Agni V is nuclear capable, with a payload capacity of 1,500 kg of the high-explosive warhead.The missile is about 17 metres long, 2 metres wide and weighs about 51 tonnes. Agni-V can carry a nuclear or traditional warhead of about 1.5 tonnes. Of these, two tests have been conducted from a canister. They described the trial as "fully successful" saying the sophisticated missile travelled for 19 minutes and covered 4,900 km.