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World News New Orleans shooting leaves at least 3 dead and 7 injured
Author: 0 New Orleans shooting leaves at least 3 dead and 7 injured

Another shooting was reported late Saturday but Harrison said they were not sure if it was related to the earlier killings. More than 20 evidence cones were in place that evening as police investigated the scene and family and friends searched for loved ones.

Author: 0 Three dead in quake on Indonesia's Lombok

The constant aftershocks sparked terrified shouts among scores of people made homeless in the eastern village of Sembalun, an AFP reporter said. "It's still early morning here". He said as of 4pm, Malaysian tourists at Mount Rinjani in East Lombok, had been given appropriate assistance by the Indonesian authorities. Mount Rinjani National Park has since been closed due to landslides.

World News Trump threatens to ‘shut down’ government if Dems don’t support border measures
Author: 0 Trump threatens to ‘shut down’ government if Dems don’t support border measures

Trump wants Congress to pass legislation that addresses immigration issues, including the border wall, changing the way visas are allotted and other immigration restrictions. Democrats have long opposed financing Trump's wall but lack the votes by themselves to block House approval of that amount. The President's attitudes on immigration, as well as his insistence on a wall along the southern border, were hallmarks of his campaign, and themes he regularly returns to.

World News Trump open to Moscow visit - if Putin invites him
Author: 0 Trump open to Moscow visit - if Putin invites him

Reportedly, Putin has also invited his USA counterpart, Donald Trump , to Moscow. He is alleged to have failed to confront the Russian leader publicly over the country's interference in 2016 USA election. president accused of appeasing a man who allegedly tried to tilt the 2016 United States presidential election. The US president's campaign had been told the Russian lawyer had dirt on Mrs Clinton to share.

Author: 0 Mugabe hints he may vote for opposition leader Chamisa

More than five million Zimbabweans are preparing to go to the polls for what will be the first time in 38 years without Mr Mugabe in power. "I can not vote for those who have reduced me to this condition", Mugabe said from his home in Harare .

World News Israel releases Palestinian teen who assaulted soldier
Author: 0 Israel releases Palestinian teen who assaulted soldier

Tamimi and her mother Nariman, who was also jailed, were released early on Sunday morning and taken back to the occupied West Bank , Israeli Prison Service spokesman Assaf Librati said. She was 16 years old at the time. In the wake of the assault, Education Minister Naftali Bennet said he would like to see her in jail for the rest of her life, while another MP said he would like to "hit her in the face".

World News Colombian drug traffickers put a $70000 bounty on a police dog
Author: 0 Colombian drug traffickers put a $70000 bounty on a police dog

Colombian police said Sombra , whose name translates to Shadow , will now be accompanied by extra officers during her deployments for her safety, BBC News reported . But even with advanced technology, experts say on-the-ground detective work such as Sombra's is critical. Officers also credit her incredible nose with more than 245 drug-related arrests at two of Colombia's biggest global airports.

World News Michael Cohen Says Trump Knew About 2016 Trump Tower Meeting With Russians
Author: 0 Michael Cohen Says Trump Knew About 2016 Trump Tower Meeting With Russians

Mr Trump added, in apparent reference to Mr Cohen: "He even retained Bill and Crooked Hillary's lawyer". "If they rely on him.it would destroy whatever case they have". "I think you're going to find it very informative and very, very interesting", Trump said. "No, I didn't know anything about the meeting", Trump told The New York Times that month.

World News Trump Denies Cohen's Claim He Knew in Advance of Russia Meeting
Author: 0 Trump Denies Cohen's Claim He Knew in Advance of Russia Meeting

Cohen alleges that he was present, along with several others, when Trump was informed of the Russians' offer by Trump Jr. As many were quick to note following the new reporting on Thursday, Cohen's reported claim is hardly the only evidence that Trump may have had knowledge of the 2016 Trump Tower meeting .

World News Japan executes sarin attack cult members
Author: 0 Japan executes sarin attack cult members

On 6 July, the first seven members were executed , including the leader Shoko Asahara ( picture 2 ). The cult, which envisioned overthrowing the government, amassed an arsenal of chemical, biological and conventional weapons in anticipation of an apocalyptic showdown.

World News Trump praises rapport with Kim, hails dismantling of N. Korea site
Author: 0 Trump praises rapport with Kim, hails dismantling of N. Korea site

The engine test stand at Sohae has been used to test large liquid-fueled rocket engines, applicable to both ICBMs and large space launch vehicles. As the facilities are believed to be important parts of the regime's ICBM program, 38 North says such efforts are a significant step by North Korea.

Author: 0 Putin "ready" to visit D.C., invites Trump to Russian Federation

He has such an invitation , I told him that". CNN anchor Jake Tapper is done with the hypocritical way President Donald Trump's White House deals with the media. She reported that she was not allowed to attend the press event after she asked Trump a question earlier Wednesday that was deemed "inappropriate" by White House officials.

World News Facebook bans Infowars' Alex Jones for 30 days -- but he's still streaming
Author: 0 Facebook bans Infowars' Alex Jones for 30 days -- but he's still streaming

Earlier this week, YouTube removed four videos posted by Jones and issued a warning that more violations could result in a ban from the video platform. Jones has been widely criticized for promoting untrue, virulent hypotheses about tragic events like the 2001 terrorist attacks on World Trade Center in NY that killed almost 3,000 people and the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in CT that killed 26 students and staff.

World News 17 bodies recovered from Laos dam disaster - Thai consul
Author: 0 17 bodies recovered from Laos dam disaster - Thai consul

There would be no opportunity to confirm these numbers officially until the rescue of survivors is complete, an official from the office said. "It could be higher", the Vientiane-based official told Reuters by telephone. Agence France-Presse says seven villages have been affected. State media reported the collapse Monday night caused a wall of water to flow through several villages in southeastern Laos.

World News Israel to build 400 settler homes in occupied West Bank
Author: 0 Israel to build 400 settler homes in occupied West Bank

Magen David Adom medics treated a 31-year-old man who was critically injured, another 58-year-old man who was in serious condition, and a third male victim who was lightly injured. "The best answer to terrorism is the expansion of settlements", Lieberman wrote on Twitter, announcing 400 new housing units in the Adam settlement north of Jerusalem a day after the deadly stabbing.

World News Republicans move to impeach Deputy AG Rosenstein over Russiagate docs
Author: 0 Republicans move to impeach Deputy AG Rosenstein over Russiagate docs

House Republicans somehow located their oversight powers for Rod Rosenstein , but for the rest of the executive branch (Trump) it's all sad tweets and reporter runarounds. Rosenstein says that's not true. If the proposal cleared the House, it would need a two-thirds vote in the Senate for Rosenstein to lose his job .

World News 700 separated children still in USA custody after deadline
Author: 0 700 separated children still in USA custody after deadline

Well-established groups with powerful donor networks, such as the Refugee and Immigrant Centre for Education and Legal Services, known as RAICES, and Fwd.us, an advocacy group backed by tech entrepreneurs Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates, have raised tens of millions of dollars to pay for immigration court bonds and plane tickets.

World News Cairo zoo tries to pass off donkey as zebra by painting stripes
Author: 0 Cairo zoo tries to pass off donkey as zebra by painting stripes

The freakish creature was spotted by student Mahmoud A.Sarhani who was visiting the recently opened animal sanctuary at the International Garden municipal park. Mr Sarhani, was seen posing with the donkey with a wry grin on his face, perhaps an indication that he knew the animal before him wasn't a zebra. The pictures quickly went viral, with experts weighing in on the species of the animal.

World News Senate unveils series of hearings on Russian Federation
Author: 0 Senate unveils series of hearings on Russian Federation

DONALD Trump has executed yet another implausible backflip over Russian Federation, this time claiming to be "very concerned" the nation will meddle in the upcoming election - in favour of the Democrats. Trump has, in reality, never fully endorsed the assessment of the intelligence community about the extent of Russian interference in the presidential election, insisting that he won the election fairly and that the hacking allegations are being magnified by the Democrats and associated ...

World News Paul Ryan reads mean tweets
Author: 0 Paul Ryan reads mean tweets

The U.S. intelligence community has concluded that Russian Federation used a campaign of propaganda and hacking to interfere in the 2016 presidential election to aid Trump's candidacy, and has warned that Moscow is working to meddle in the November congressional elections.

World News Pompeo: US will 'never recognise Russia's annexation of Crimea'
Author: 0 Pompeo: US will 'never recognise Russia's annexation of Crimea'

Senators on both sides of the aisle did praise the White House for announcing it was delaying Mr. Trump's invitation to Mr. Putin to visit Washington this fall. The poll found that 64 percent of US adults believe Trump is not tough enough on Russian Federation. Trump last week had asked Bolton to explore the possibility of meeting Putin this fall.

World News Swedish activist stops deporting of Afghan asylum-seeker aboard plane
Author: 0 Swedish activist stops deporting of Afghan asylum-seeker aboard plane

Ultimately, her efforts succeeded - at least for the time being. The protest comes after another Afghan deportee was released from a flight from Gothenburg this month after he protested loudly on board. You can see the full video here. A Turkish passenger and a group of soccer players can be seen joining Ersson's protest. I am going to go out on a limb and say that they potentially reacted better to her entreaties than they would have reacted to, say, someone who looks like me.

World News Turkish court rules that USA pastor move from jail to house arrest
Author: 0 Turkish court rules that USA pastor move from jail to house arrest

He is suffering greatly. The same court rejected a week ago a call by Brunson's defence for his release. Anadolu news agency said that Pastor Andrew Craig Brunson , a 50-year-old evangelical pastor from Black Mountain, North Carolina would be released from a jail in western Turkey and be remanded at his house.

World News Newborn’s body found in lavatory of AirAsia India flight
Author: 0 Newborn’s body found in lavatory of AirAsia India flight

She boarded the plane in Guwahati and delivered "a pre-mature dead foetus", cops said. A case of death on the flight has reportedly been registered. They are investigating if the baby was a stillborn. "While questioning all female passengers onboard, a woman believed to be the suspect was held back by the police for further investigation", it said.

World News Series of deadly IS attacks kill 150 in Syria
Author: 0 Series of deadly IS attacks kill 150 in Syria

IS officially claimed responsibility for the suicide attacks. An unexploded mortar shells sticking out of the ground is seen in front of Syrian pro-government forces standing on a street in the town of Sheikh Miskeen in southern Daraa province on January 26, 2016 after they retook the strategic town from rebel forces.

World News Unhappiness not grounds for divorce, woman is told
Author: 0 Unhappiness not grounds for divorce, woman is told

But, according to The Guardian , Hugh Owens refuses to agree to a divorce and denies her allegations about his behaviour. Supreme Court president Lady Hale said she found the case "very troubling" but it was not for judges to "change the law" .