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Global Media Syria's Assad Says Will Visit North Korea, News Agency Reports
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Kim Yong Chol was greeted Friday by White House chief of staff John Kelly, who brought him inside the White House to meet President Donald Trump . North Korean official Kim Yong Chol will meet with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo later this week, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement quoted by the website.

Global Media Supreme Court sides with baker in same-sex case
Author: 0 Supreme Court sides with baker in same-sex case

Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor dissented. The couple filed a complaint with the Colorado Civil Rights Commission , which sided with them. Click to read the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission . But the commission violated Phillips' rights, Kennedy said, because its "treatment of his case has some elements of a clear and impermissible hostility toward the honest religious beliefs that motivated his objection".

Global Media China warns U.S. trade deals are off if tariffs go ahead
Author: 0 China warns U.S. trade deals are off if tariffs go ahead

The warning came after delegations led by US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and China's top economic official, Vice Premier Liu He (劉鶴), wrapped up a meeting on Beijing's pledge to narrow its trade surplus. The White House said that Trump planned to add the tariffs to combat Chinese intellectual property theft, including tariffs on exports believed to contain stolen American intellectual property.

Global Media North Korea replaces top three military officials
Author: 0 North Korea replaces top three military officials

Kim's motivation remains unclear but analysts said the shake-up allows him and the ruling party to tighten control over the Korean People's Army (KPA) at a critical time of worldwide engagement and domestic development. The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, an anti-nuclear-weapon organization, has also expressed willingness to cover North Korea's summit-related expenses, saying over the weekend that it would gladly chip in part of the more than $1 million cash award from ...

Global Media G7 countries criticize U.S. over steel tariffs
Author: 0 G7 countries criticize U.S. over steel tariffs

Trump announced Thursday that the U.S. would impose tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum from three key United States allies: Canada, Mexico , and the European Union . "We still have a few days to take the necessary steps to avoid a trade war between the European Union and the U.S.", French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said after a meeting of G7 finance ministers and central bank governors in Whistler, British Columbia.

Global Media Police believe at least 3 killings of professionals are connected
Author: 0 Police believe at least 3 killings of professionals are connected

Scottsdale Police release the name of the two-woman shot and killed inside a law office Friday and said investigators related this homicide with the shooting of the forensic psychiatrist Steven Pitts. Police are still searching for the suspect, whom the witnesses described as a bald white male wearing a dark-colored hat. Scottsdale, a city of about 250,000 residents east of Phoenix , is known for its resorts, spas and golf courses.

Global Media Police Shoot At 'Rampaging' Man At Berlin Cathedral
Author: 0 Police Shoot At 'Rampaging' Man At Berlin Cathedral

A police officer stands in front of the Berlin Cathedral in Berlin , Germany, Sunday, June 3, 2018. The 19th Century cathedral is located in the centre of Berlin on the historic Museum Island. "There are no indications that the motive was terrorism- or Islamist-related", police wrote on Twitter. The dpa news agency quoted police as saying the man appeared to be confused.

Global Media Suspect in Tenn. deputy's murder in custody, manhunt over
Author: 0 Suspect in Tenn. deputy's murder in custody, manhunt over

She told investigators she was seated in the deputy's vehicle with Wiggins and saw the suspect shoot Baker, 32, according to a criminal court affidavit. Investigators said Sgt. Baker responded and after a period of time, when he failed to check in, attempts were made to track him and his vehicle via Global Positioning System.

Global Media Search continues for 2 missing after small plane crash off Amagansett
Author: 0 Search continues for 2 missing after small plane crash off Amagansett

Police and the US Coast Guard were on the scene where the aircraft is believed to have went down near Long Island Beach, and were searching through debris. Alejandro Silva of East Hampton, Stewart's local gardener for 25 years, said he delivered the bad news to her at her Westchester County home. His clients included Martha Stewart and Billy Joel.

Global Media Hurricane Season is officially open
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This represents severity in a range between normal and near-normal for a hurricane season. Those include the expected time for tropical storm-force winds to arrive onshore and maps that show possible storm surge. A half-dozen of the nation's leading hurricane season prognosticators are at odds about how active the hurricane season will be. The CSU team will issue forecast updates on July 2 and August 2.

Global Media Volcano eruption in Central America kills six
Author: 0 Volcano eruption in Central America kills six

Another 20 people have been injured, and more than 2,000 evacuated near the volcano and several cities, including Antigua. Seven people, three of whom were children, were confirmed dead by local firefighters. The Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales has declared a state of emergency in the states of Chimaltenango, Sacatepequez and Escuintla. The capital's global airport has also been closed due to the danger the ash poses to planes.

Global Media North Korea's top military officials replaced
Author: 0 North Korea's top military officials replaced

The prospect of a summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un this month is sharpening focus on the dividends should North Korea - one of the world's poorest nations - become plugged into one of the globe's most dynamic economic regions.

Global Media 6 people killed by erupting volcano in Guatemala
Author: 0 6 people killed by erupting volcano in Guatemala

Children play in a basketball court covered with ash after Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupted violently, in Guatemala City , Guatemala June 3, 2018. National Disaster Coordinator Sergio Cabanas says an undetermined number of people also are missing following Sunday's eruption of the Volcan del Fuego, which is 44 kilometers (27 miles) from Guatemala City .

Author: 0 Donald Trump would be impeached if he pardoned himself: Rudy Giuliani

In a column on Sunday morning, Vox's Matthew Yglesias characterized the memo from Trump's legal team as "a recipe for tyranny" and a "clear and present danger to the rule of law". Mr. Trump's broad interpretation of executive authority is novel and is likely to be tested if a court battle ensues over whether he could be ordered to answer questions.

Global Media Giuliani: Trump Can
Author: 0 Giuliani: Trump Can "Probably" Pardon Himself

Citing the powers given to him by the Constitution, it says the president can "terminate the inquiry, or even exercise his power to pardon". Giuliani said he would keep an "open mind" about whether Trump would testify under oath in the probe, but added: "I have to just be honest, we are leaning towards not".

Global Media Canada hoping its tariff threat will prompt United States back down
Author: 0 Canada hoping its tariff threat will prompt United States back down

Henrar said it was too early to estimate the consequences for Tata Netherlands' exports to the US, which yearly amount to around 500 million euros (£439.4 million). Some €6.4bn worth of European Union exports are expected to be affected by the U.S. tariffs. "It's entirely up to U.S authorities whether they want to enter into a trade conflict with their biggest partner, Europe ", France's Finance Minister, Bruno Le Maire, said after meeting with Ross on Thursday.

Global Media Man killed when vehicle drives onto ballfield, woman charged
Author: 0 Man killed when vehicle drives onto ballfield, woman charged

Police say 68-year-old Douglas Parkhurst of Sanford died en route to the hospital. Police arrested Carol Sharrow, 51, of Sanford , and charged her with manslaughter. From there, witnesses say the auto exited the field and struck Parkhurst on a roadway that encircles the ballpark. Justin Clifton told NEWS CENTER Maine he was playing basketball when he witnessed the incident.

Global Media 'Unanimous concern': In Whistler, G7 finance chiefs unite to condemn Trump's tariffs
Author: 0 'Unanimous concern': In Whistler, G7 finance chiefs unite to condemn Trump's tariffs

Trump took to Twitter on Friday to falsely claim that Canada has a "really high" trade surplus with the U.S. According to the U.S.'s own numbers, Canada actually ran an $8.4-billion trade deficit with the U.S. Continuing his tirade against Trump, Trudeau rubbished the United States president's claim that it was imposing tariffs on steel and aluminium goods of Canada in order to "protect American national security interests".

Global Media China dispatches low-level official to safety convention
Author: 0 China dispatches low-level official to safety convention

Protection Secretary Jim Mattis sharply criticized what he referred to as Beijing's disregard for worldwide regulation by its "indeniable militarization" of synthetic islands in disputed areas of the South China Sea. He made clear the United States military is "prepared" to "protect USA and allied interests in the region". These were the facts when two warships of the US Pacific fleet, the guided-missile destroyer, Higgins, and the guided missile cruiser, Antietam, en route to their home ...