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Global Media Dem coastal governors cry foul on Florida 'no-drilling' status
Author: 0 Dem coastal governors cry foul on Florida 'no-drilling' status

The Interior Department said earlier in the day that Zinke had set up calls with the governors of Rhode Island, Oregon, California, Washington , Delaware and North Carolina to get their input. Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington said there is nothing unique about Florida except "there's a Republican governor in trouble running for the Senate". A spokesman for Brown told The Associated Press that Zinke is now deliberating on the request after Brown initiated a phone call with the secretary on ...

Global Media Turkey to launch imminent Syria operation against YPG
Author: 0 Turkey to launch imminent Syria operation against YPG

Ankara views the YPG as a terrorist group affiliated with the Kurdish PKK, which has waged an insurgency in Turkey for decades. The U.S. -led worldwide coalition against Daesh will establish a 30,000-strong new border security force with the SDF - the U.S.

Global Media Q2 Weather: Quick shot of snow and cold again
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Areas south of Billings will likely see higher accumulations of 2-4 inches of new snow. Once we get past sunset though, that's when the northern areas become fair game for that arctic cold front to start pushing through. Now, only an additional dusting to upwards of inch is expected by the time the snow comes to an end early Monday morning. There is a WIND CHILL ADVISORY from midnight Friday to 9 a.m.

Global Media Ride-sharing apps recruiting female drivers in Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Ride-sharing apps recruiting female drivers in Saudi Arabia

Female football fans wearing scarves and waving flags took their seats at the King Abdullah Sports City stadium in Jeddah for Al-Ahli's match against Al-Batin in the Saudi Pro League. Prior to the decision, only men were allowed to drive and women who were caught doing so were fined and arrested. Basketball club Al Ittihad tweeted their thanks to their female fans' support.

Global Media Auto flies into the second floor of California office building
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Incredible images out of California show a vehicle stuck in a building after a driver managed to crash his auto into the second floor of a Santa Ana dental office. Crews remove the vehicle from the second floor of the building about 7:50 a.m. on January 14, 2018 . Upon impact, a fire broke out and was quickly extinguished.

Global Media Astros heat up hot stove by acquiring Pirates ace Gerrit Cole
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Musgrove did appear in 38 games for the Astros last season, posting a 4.77 ERA with 98 strikeouts in 109.1 innings. While he was by no means bad, (12-12, 4.26 ERA, 196 strikeouts) Cole will look to re-discover in Houston what made him an ace for the Pirates just a few seasons ago.

Global Media Czech Presidential Election Underway: Anti-Mass Migration Zeman is Favourite
Author: 0 Czech Presidential Election Underway: Anti-Mass Migration Zeman is Favourite

Czech President Milos Zeman says he is ready to debate challenger Jiri Drahos before the second round of the country's presidential election in two weeks. Mr Zeman's victory is profoundly important to the recently installed prime minister, Andrej Babis, who heads up a minority government heavily dependent on the current president's support for its survival.

Global Media Tyler Barriss charged with manslaughter in fatal 'swatting' incident
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Instead, Andrew Finch , 28, opened his front door when he saw police lights outside and didn't know why. The Calgary Police Service has charged a Los Angeles man in a hoax last month that caused tactical teams to descend on an apartment building for a report of a shooting and hostage taking that turned out to be bogus.

Global Media Paying a Pornstar Hush Money Would Have Ended Any Other Presidency
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Trump and Melania were married in 2005, a year before the alleged encounter. The couple Wednesday in 2005. The lawyers brokered a $130,000 payment to an adult film actress. "I love Trump . I think he's great", Weimer said. Cohen has surfaced in a Trump-related controversy before. He left after close to a decade after the election .

Global Media Toronto girl 'really scared' after man cuts her hijab on street
Author: 0 Toronto girl 'really scared' after man cuts her hijab on street

Authorities are investigating the incident, which occurred at about 9am at or around the east side of the Pauline Johnson school in Toronto, said police spokeswoman Katrina Arrogante. "Canada is an open and welcoming country, and incidents like this can not be tolerated", tweeted Trudeau on Friday. "A student at Pauline Johnson Public School was assaulted by an unknown male while on her way to school this morning".

Global Media IL evaluating Medicaid work requirement
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One of those states was Arkansas. Nine other states have similar waiver requests sitting before Trump's Department of Health and Human Services, and more approvals are expected in the coming weeks. In the past, federal officials said work was not among those objectives. The bottom line: Though they may make for good political headlines, Medicaid work requirements are wasteful and ineffective.

Global Media Saudi Arabia Gets Its First Women-Only Car Showroom
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Saudi women were in the stands to watch Al-Ahli versus Al-Batin face each other in the city of Jeddah on Friday, just months before the national team kick off the Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018 World Cup against host Russia, in the opening match of the tournament on June 14 at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.

Author: 0 Hawaii residents wake up to false alarm of imminent missile attack

An emergency alert was sent to cell phones urging people to take shelter because there was a ballistic-missile threat. "Seek immediate shelter. This is not a drill". Social media erupted as a flurry of people shared the shocking communication. At 10.45 am HST the White House said they had nothing to do with the alarm.

Global Media Trump backers demand arrest of London Mayor
Author: 0 Trump backers demand arrest of London Mayor

The London mayor was about to begin delivering his speech at a gender equality conference, when a group of protesters began to shout slogans, supporting Brexit and US President Donald Trump . As attempts were made to eject them, one of the protestors could be heard saying: "We stand under Common Law jurisdiction". "We're not leaving, we've paid for a ticket".

Global Media Donald Trump's reason for skipping United Kingdom questioned, even by embassy
Author: 0 Donald Trump's reason for skipping United Kingdom questioned, even by embassy

The State Department, however, announced plans for relocating the London embassy in 2008, while George W. Bush was still president, because of concerns about security following the September 11 terror attacks. It does not mean plans for the US President's state visit to the United Kingdom are off entirely, with a Downing Street spokesman telling the newspaper: "An invitation for a state visit has been extended and accepted".

Global Media General Motors to make first mass-market driverless auto
Author: 0 General Motors to make first mass-market driverless auto

They also won't have an owner since GM will deploy its self-driving auto for ride-hailing, not personal use. The car's underlying body is that of a Chevrolet Bolt EV . Asked for comment, two DOT spokespeople did not immediately respond. Whether the vehicle has some under the hood manual control override is not yet known.

Global Media Trump claims he 'probably' has a good relationship with N. Korea leader
Author: 0 Trump claims he 'probably' has a good relationship with N. Korea leader

According to experts at the US-based think tank 38North, personnel are rarely observed in this area of the nuclear test site and the goal of the unusual activity remains unknown. Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie Jr. about the decision to deploy the bombers to Guam. President Trump, who has repeatedly called Kim Jong-Un "Rocket Man" and his government a "band of criminals" while threatening to destroy the country with "fire and fury", said Thursday that he has a "very good relationship" with the ...

Global Media Deepening of ties in trade, defence on table during Netanyahu's India visit
Author: 0 Deepening of ties in trade, defence on table during Netanyahu's India visit

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will take 130 businessmen with him to India next week for trade talks which will also cover defence sales, a senior Israeli official said Wednesday. The message that will be sent from this second visit to India by a sitting Israeli head of government-following the historic visit of Prime Minister Ariel Sharon in September 2003-will be that the world's largest democracy and the Middle East's only democracy are more than trading partners, more than ...

Global Media Bar Council of India cautions parties, leaders against meddling with judiciary
Author: 0 Bar Council of India cautions parties, leaders against meddling with judiciary

Regarding the turn of events, Jose feels that more or less the mainstream media and the main opposition parties who were silent on the The Caravan expose were now forced to take up the issue. The four judges now termed as "rebel judges" observed that things are not in order in the highest judiciary and in the administration of the Supreme Court such as allocation of cases to suppliant judges without due consultation or consensus with fellow judges merely because the CJI is the master of the ...

Global Media H&M stores trashed in South Africa over 'coolest monkey' hoodie
Author: 0 H&M stores trashed in South Africa over 'coolest monkey' hoodie

Police also cautioned members of the public during the protest to avoid the mall even though they maintained the situation were "under control". Leftist activists in South Africa are trashing H&M retail stores throughout the country in protest of the fashion retailer's so-called " racist " hoodie with the words " coolest monkey in the jungle ", worn by a black child on the company's website.