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Global Media US Attorney General Sessions interviewed in Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 US Attorney General Sessions interviewed in Russian Federation probe

Seeking to justify the move, the White House released a Justice Department memo from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein faulting Comey for his handling of an investigation into Clinton's email server. But earlier this month, Trump dodged when asked about submitting to an interview for Mueller. "No, I didn't", Trump responded when he was asked whether he talked to Sessions about his testimony last week.

Global Media Baijayant Jay Panda suspended from BJD for anti party activities
Author: 0 Baijayant Jay Panda suspended from BJD for anti party activities

The dissident MP, who remained a Rajya Sabha member of the BJD from 2000 to 2006 and again from 2006 to 2009, had won from the Kendrapara Lok Sabha constituency twice as a BJD nominee - first in 2009 elections and again in 2014. Earlier in May 2017, Panda was removed from the post of spokesperson of the BJD parliamentary party after he made several remarks on social media over party matters.

Global Media Rohingya Crisis 'Even Worse Than Portrayed'
Author: 0 Rohingya Crisis 'Even Worse Than Portrayed'

Abdul Gaffar, 50, (center) who is third time refugee, poses for a photograph with his wife (right) and daughter in his make shift shelter at BaluKhali refugee camp 50 kilometers (32 miles) from, Cox's Bazar , Bangladesh. Former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson has resigned from an worldwide advisory board on Myanmar's Rakhine state, where recent army operations have been described as ethnic cleansing of the country's Rohingya Muslim minority, calling the effort a "whitewash".

Global Media Trump imposes 30% import duty on solar panels
Author: 0 Trump imposes 30% import duty on solar panels

The tariffs were also disparaged by Republicans like Senators Ben Sasse and John McCain, who tweeted Tuesday that the tariffs amounted to "nothing more than a tax on consumers". The Trump administration has announced a new 30 percent tariff on solar panel imports, and it means different things for different companies.

Global Media Volunteers needed for Saturday's homeless count
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The annual homeless census, or Point in Time Count and Outreach, takes place Thursday in Oklahoma City. Mayor Eric Garcetti gives Maurine "Mo" Chandler, 53, a hug as he visits her camp in the Valley Plaza neighborhood where she lives with her dog Mia as he kicks off the homeless count in North Hollywood on Tuesday night, January 23, 2018.

Global Media At least three dead after commuter train derails near Milan
Author: 0 At least three dead after commuter train derails near Milan

The cause was not immediately clear. At least 350 commuters were on board of the train, which left Cremona in eastern Lombardy region at 5.32 a.m., and was due to reach Milan's Garibaldi station in about two hours. Local authorities have announced delays in train services. It is notorious among passengers for dirty, packed cars and frequent delays. An initial inspection by Italian Railways indicates there was a break of about 8 inches in one of the tracks about a mile from where the train ...

Global Media Germany's Turks, Kurds slam 'importing foreign conflict'
Author: 0 Germany's Turks, Kurds slam 'importing foreign conflict'

Still, he noted that US troops will defend themselves if necessary. First, the USA has been completely sidelined in the operation. Trump also warned Erdogan about "the destructive and false" anti-American rhetoric which he said was emanating from Turkey , as the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies find themselves at odds over territory close to the Turkish border which is controlled by the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG).

Global Media LG washing machine price hike confirmed after Trump's import tariff
Author: 0 LG washing machine price hike confirmed after Trump's import tariff

LG recently sent a letter to retailers in the USA advising them that the cost of most of its washing machines will be increasing due to the import tariffs , according to Reuters . Trump did not take into consideration a recommendation the ITC gave to exclude washing machines produced in South Korea by LG from the new tariffs, as anti-dumping duties placed prior on the machines were dropped.

Global Media Did Ethics Watchdogs Find Evidence Of Stormy Daniels $130K Payoff?
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Vice President Mike Pence is dismissing the allegation that President Trump had a past sexual affair with a porn star named Stormy Daniels by calling it "baseless". Their son Barron was born in March 2006-just four months before Trump and Daniels met at a celebrity golf tournament near Lake Tahoe, Nevada. 'No one ever looked twice at me before, ' she said.

Global Media Orange alert issued ahead of Storm Georgina
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Winds of up to 80km/h and gusts of up to 120km/h are forecast overnight. Yellow warnings for heavy rain have also been issued for northern England, Yorkshire and the Humber until 11am. "Lowest temperatures of 1 to 5 degrees Celsius with frost in places sheltered from the wind". Brighter periods and blustery showers will likely follow.

Author: 0 GOP blasts 'shutdown friends' Chuck Schumer, Bill Nelson for Texas fundraiser

He did not. Then why did McConnell commit to bringing up an immigration bill while Democrats were-to use Schumer's 2013 description-causing "governmental chaos" by failing to approve a temporary spending bill? Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer , D-N.Y., said he had withdrawn an offer to Trump of $25 billion for new border security measures in exchange for permanent legal protections for some undocumented immigrants brought to the country as children.

Author: 0 Pence visits Western Wall after pro-Israel speech

President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the country's capital last month was one of the most historic in Israel's history, Netanyahu said. In Jerusalem on Tuesday, Pence repeated his conviction that Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital will ultimately help move the Israeli-Palestinian peace process along.

Global Media What's Next for US-Indonesia Defense Relations Under Trump?
Author: 0 What's Next for US-Indonesia Defense Relations Under Trump?

Beyond the headlines and the usual talking points, the visit, which was part of a trip that also included a stop in Vietnam, highlighted both the opportunities as well as challenges for U.S. 10, 2016. Indonesia had proposed the "mini-Interpol" in October at the ASEAN Defense Ministers' Meeting in the Philippines, shortly after that country defeated Islamic State-linked militants who occupied the southern Philippine city of Marawi for five months.

Global Media Erupting volcano in Philippines forces evacuation of thousands of villagers
Author: 0 Erupting volcano in Philippines forces evacuation of thousands of villagers

The lava fountains reached 500 meters to 600 meters high and generated ash plumes that reached 3 kilometers to 5 kilometers above the crater. A level four warning means a hazardous volcanic eruption is imminent. Volcanic ash fell Monday in more than a dozen towns in coconut-growing Albay and nearby Camarines Sur province, with visibility being heavily obscured in a few towns because of the thick gray ash fall, Jukes Nunez, another Albay provincial disaster response officer, said by telephone.

Global Media U.S. requiring enhanced cargo screening from Middle Eastern airports
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TSA says the changes are being implemented based on threat assessments conducted on each country, and each were selected because of "a demonstrated intent by terrorist groups to attack aviation from them". Those details must be submitted, according to TSA documentation, "at the earliest point practicable prior to loading of the cargo onto the aircraft destined to or transiting through the United States".

Global Media U.S. diplomat resigns from Suu Kyi panel on Rohingya crisis
Author: 0 U.S. diplomat resigns from Suu Kyi panel on Rohingya crisis

He was meeting with government officials about two Reuters journalists who face up to 14 years in prison for allegedly violating the country's colonial-era Officials Secrets Acts. "In initial meetings with members of the Advisory Board and Daw Aun San Suu Kyi, it has become clear that I can not in good conscience serve in this role", said Richardson.

Global Media Tillerson expresses concern over situation in NW Syria
Author: 0 Tillerson expresses concern over situation in NW Syria

On Monday, rights monitors said 21 people, including children, suffered breathing difficulties after an alleged chemical attack on a besieged rebel enclave outside Damascus. "Over 25 like-minded countries are here today to ensure that those who use chemical weapons will be held accountable". Russian Federation on Wednesday accused the United States of promoting unverified reports about chemical weapons attacks in Syria in order to cloud Moscow's latest peace initiative, while the Syrian ...

Global Media Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho: 'Few better left-backs than Luke Shaw'
Author: 0 Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho: 'Few better left-backs than Luke Shaw'

Carrick has featured just once this season, in a League Cup tie against Burton Albion in September, after which he complained of feeling unwell and subsequently an irregular heart rhythm was found in the ex-England worldwide. 'I think it's a good decision for the team and a good decision for him to finish playing football and not injured or with some problem, ' said Mourinho.

Global Media Regulator blocks £11.7bn Sky takeover
Author: 0 Regulator blocks £11.7bn Sky takeover

Murdoch's assets now include Sky News - the television network arm of Sky - and Britain's largest newspapers: The Sun , The Times , and The Sunday Times . In response to this, Sky said it had noted the CMA's findings and would be make a further announcement soon. It added: "We will continue to engage with the CMA ahead of the publication of the final report in May".

Global Media School bus full of kids slides down icy road, hits auto
Author: 0 School bus full of kids slides down icy road, hits auto

She can be heard exclaiming, "Oh my goodness" as she recorded the video of the bus backing up and then sliding into a fire hydrant, mailbox and then a vehicle. WBZ-TV in Boston reports there were no injuries and only minor damage to the bus and vehicle, according to police. He said Sutton highway workers had treated main roads but had not gotten to side roads when the crash happened.

Global Media Warning of violent protests, Karni Sena says won't allow Padmaavat screening
Author: 0 Warning of violent protests, Karni Sena says won't allow Padmaavat screening

Security for the parade showcasing India's military might, which is to be attended by ten leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, has been tightened more than in previous years. The Gurgaon administration had on Tuesday imposed prohibitory orders till Sunday to maintain law and order in view of the Shree Rajput Karni Sena threatening to target theatres against the scheduled release of Padmaavat on Thursday.