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Global Media Militant Groups Using Drones As Weapon
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The letters 'stress the requirement that Ankara deliver on its promises to enforce the ceasefire on the armed forces under its control and to establish observation posts in the Idlib de-escalation zone to prevent similar drone attacks on any targets, ' the report said .

Global Media WikiLeaks' Julian Assange gets citizenship of Ecuador
Author: 0 WikiLeaks' Julian Assange gets citizenship of Ecuador

Assange, who denies the allegations, believes Sweden will hand him over to the U.S. to face prosecution over WikiLeaks' publication of thousands of classified military and diplomatic documents in one of the largest information leaks in USA history.

Author: 0 Pres. Trump Meets with Prime Minister of Norway

President Donald Trump says the economic ties between the United States and Norway are "robust and growing" and he's pointing to their work in the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance to counter security threats. "But any solution has to include the wall because without the wall it all doesn't work". "We need the wall for stopping the drugs from pouring in". Trump and Solberg took questions concerning their North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance, economics and energy resources.

Global Media Trump Gleeful on Poll's Record-High Numbers for Economic Optimism
Author: 0 Trump Gleeful on Poll's Record-High Numbers for Economic Optimism

Only 7 percent of Republican voters disapprove of the bill, while 76 percent approve. Voters said by a margin of 69-28 percent that Trump is not level-headed and 57 percent of voters said he is not fit to serve as president. Roughly 30 percent said his policies "aren't making much of a difference". A memo released earlier this week suggested Democrats know that failing to support children of undocumented immigrants who were brought to the country illegally, the so-called Dreamers, could ...

Global Media Actress Jessica Falkholt 'remains critical'
Author: 0 Actress Jessica Falkholt 'remains critical'

The driver of the other vehicle involved, 50-year-old Craig Whitall , also died instantly. Jessica's mother, father and sister were all killed in the crash and were farewelled at a joint funeral service in Sydney on Wednesday. Annabelle Falkholt's best friend, Brittany Macchetta said that Annabelle had a strong passion for travel, Harry Potter and the arts even quoting a line from Harry Potter in her speech, "The ones who love us never really leave us, you can always find them in here ...

Global Media Kellyanne Conway Insists 'Nobody' at White House Talks About Hillary Clinton
Author: 0 Kellyanne Conway Insists 'Nobody' at White House Talks About Hillary Clinton

Joining the hosts of "Fox & Friends" on Thursday morning, Kellyanne Conway defended her recent remarks about Clinton, calling her an "ungracious loser". "Hey, Chris, nobody here talks about Hillary Clinton , I promise you". What's unique about Conway is that she does not even truly do that, because neither she nor anyone else speaks for this president.

Global Media U.S. govt has lost face before Iranian people: Zarif
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Mr. Trump faces a January 12 deadline to extend waivers of broad oil and energy sector sanctions that were critical in getting Iran's commitment to the Obama-era accord. The official told Reuters that Trump's top advisers were recommending that he extend Iran relief from sanctions. The decision comes as Iran's government deals with protests over economic hardships and corruption that are linked to frustration among younger Iranians who hoped to see more benefits from the lifting of ...

Global Media Tunisia arrests 237 after clashes and protests
Author: 0 Tunisia arrests 237 after clashes and protests

With large-scale street protests in Tunisia showing no signs of abating, the government is threatening to crack down on activists to restore order in the long-troubled North African state. One protester was killed on Monday, fueling anger although police said they were not responsible. The leader of Tunisia's main opposition party Popular Front, Hamma Hammami, said they would step up protests until the government changed its "unjust" 2018 budget.

Global Media Trump administration will allow states to test Medicaid work requirements
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Critics say the plan violates federal law. Many recipients do not work because of illness (36 percent) or family obligations (30 percent), the study found. "While high-quality health care is important for an individual's health and well-being, there are many other determinants of health". Sununu said Thursday that work requirements offer opportunities to lifting individuals out of poverty and empower them with the dignity of work and self-reliability while also allowing states to control ...

Global Media I 'have a very good relationship with Kim Jong Un'
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The U.S. announced Thursday that it has deployed three nuclear-capable B-2 stealth bombers and 200 air personnel in the territory of Guam, to which North Korea had threatened to launch a missile in August previous year. Kim has referred to Trump as a "mentally deranged USA dotard ". Trump suggested that his fiery tweets against North Korea and Kim during the first year of his administration were part of a diplomatic strategy.

Global Media House renews surveillance law after Trump posts differing tweets
Author: 0 House renews surveillance law after Trump posts differing tweets

The short answer is no. FISA Section 702 is not bulk collection, as stressed by the House Intelligence FAQ, and it can not be used to target Americans, nor anyone of any nationality who is within the United States. And at the White House news briefing on Thursday, Sanders disputed the idea that there was a conflict between two Trump's morning tweets on the wiretap law.

Global Media State Department slaps 5 Mexican states with 'do not travel' advisory
Author: 0 State Department slaps 5 Mexican states with 'do not travel' advisory

The new advisories this week place the states - Sinaloa, Colima, Michoacan, Guerrero and Tamaulipas on the Texas border - on the same danger level as countries such as Afghanistan, Syria and Iraq. But an additional 11 Mexican states got a level-three warning, "reconsider travel". Rising levels of violence have not so far affected Los Cabos , which saw a 16 percent increase in tourism arrivals and an 18 percent rise in hotel occupancy in 2017, said Rodrigo Esponda , managing director of ...

Global Media At least 17 killed as mudslides swamp elite California suburbs
Author: 0 At least 17 killed as mudslides swamp elite California suburbs

The muddy deluge caused by heavy rain has destroyed more than 100 homes, damaging hundreds of other buildings and injuring a further 28 people. Emergency crews climbed and clawed through thick flows of mud and risky debris Wednesday in some of Southern California's most exclusive neighborhoods, as the death toll from the collapse of rain-soaked hillsides rose to 17 people with more than a dozen others missing.

Global Media In defense of Donald Trump's mental fitness and accomplishments (2 letters)
Author: 0 In defense of Donald Trump's mental fitness and accomplishments (2 letters)

The tweets came hours before the House was set to vote on a bill to reauthorize the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act and an amendment that would have reined in some of the government's surveillance powers. The White House has been quick to dismiss allegations about the POTUS' mental suitability for the presidency, calling them "disgraceful". "We don't need a 2,000 mile wall", he said.

Global Media Fog, Frizzle, Freezing Fog, and January Thaw
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Showers will be a bit more intense than Wednesday's drizzle. That's the good news.after that, we have plenty of weather headaches on the way. Despite lots of sunshine, we'll only warm up into the low 50s. However, a very strong cold front will cross the area Thursday afternoon changing the rain to snow with a threat for freezing rain. Models are now showing lots of rain ahead of a cold front that will begin diving into the area Friday .

Global Media Survivors, coastguard say dozens of migrants missing off Libya
Author: 0 Survivors, coastguard say dozens of migrants missing off Libya

All eight victims were female, Liardo said. Libya has increased efforts to stem the flow of migrants. Unfortunately, we could not trace anybody or other survivors. Since last summer, the number of migrants coming across the Mediterranean has dropped after the Libyan coast guard, trained and aided by the Italian military, started more aggressively intercepting smugglers' boats shortly after they were launched.

Global Media Expect freezing rain, snow Wednesday night into Thursday
Author: 0 Expect freezing rain, snow Wednesday night into Thursday

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 49. Wednesday: Mmostly cloudy, with a high near 68. They warn the timing of the shift in temperatures will be important, "as a freeze is possible immediately following heavy rain". Chance of precipitation is 60%. Saturday , the high will be near 18 with mostly cloudy skies, the weather service said. Very windy, with a south southeast wind 14 to 19 miles per hour becoming north 27 to 32 miles per hour after midnight.

Global Media Voter-purge efforts get support at U.S. high court session
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The Supreme Court's ruling, due by the end of June, could affect the ability to vote for thousands of people ahead of November's midterm congressional elections. 'The Secretary is purging vast numbers of completely eligible voters just to try to target a small, tiny handful of people who may have moved'. But not close to 50 percent of Ohioans have moved - the number is much closer to 2 percent.

Global Media Robbers steal millions in jewels from Ritz hotel in Paris
Author: 0 Robbers steal millions in jewels from Ritz hotel in Paris

The French TV station BFM said that €4.7m (£4.16m) worth of jewels have been taken. "We heard a loud noise and lots of racket in the street", one hotel employee told AFP. The landmark Paris Ritz hotel re-opened its palatial doors to guests in 2016 after almost four years of renovations and a major fire. The Luftwaffe set up their regional headquarters at the Ritz during the Second World War.

Global Media Weiner and Abedin Appear to Salvage Scandal-plagued Marriage
Author: 0 Weiner and Abedin Appear to Salvage Scandal-plagued Marriage

In September, 53-year-old Weiner was sentenced to 21 months in jail . In a statement to the New York Daily News , Abedin's attorney said that's what's happening, for the sake of their 6-year-old son. Weiner, a Democrat, resigned his U.S. House seat in 2011 amid a sexting controversy involving women, only to have new allegations doom his 2013 run for NY mayor.

Global Media Body of missing Penn student Blaze Bernstein found in California park
Author: 0 Body of missing Penn student Blaze Bernstein found in California park

Authorities would not say how the college sophmore died or whether the friend he was with that night is a suspect but so far no arrests have been made. Dozens of candles were lit and a photo of Bernstein was displayed at the memorial held at Borrego Park. Eventually, the location device on Bernstein's phone stopped functioning and the phone was turned off at 11:30 p.m., Donna said.

Global Media Pakistani journalist escapes armed kidnappers en route to airport
Author: 0 Pakistani journalist escapes armed kidnappers en route to airport

In his post , Siddiqui further said that he had managed to escape the kidnapping attempt and that he was "safe and with the police now". " Asad Hashim , an Al Jazeera journalist, tweeted that Taha Siddiqui, Pakistan's bureau chief for WION , was beaten up, threatened with death and his belongings were taken away".