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Global Media 6 people injured after strong storms sweep through Pennsylvania
Author: 0 6 people injured after strong storms sweep through Pennsylvania

In Wilkes-Barre, city and county officials had closed roads around the damaged shopping centers because of downed power lines and damage to a propane cylinder that was still leaking as of midmorning Thursday. Similar photos surfaced Thursday morning from Granville, Franklin and Leroy townships about 90 miles (144.83 kilometers) further north of Wilkes-Barre showing collapsed structures and shattered windows.

Global Media Trump slams Trudeau, says United States won't endorse G7 communique
Author: 0 Trump slams Trudeau, says United States won't endorse G7 communique

Also, contrary to Trump's attacks , the United States maintained an $8.4 billion trade surplus with Canada previous year, mostly due to a large advantage in services. According to the U.S. White House, there's a special place in hell for anyone who engages in "bad faith diplomacy" with President Donald Trump , and this week that spot is reserved for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau .

Author: 0 CBS report: Sarah Huckabee Sanders planning to depart the White House

At Thursday's press briefing , CNBC correspondent Eamon Javers asked Sanders whether she, principal deputy press secretary Raj Shah and legislative director Marc Short are planning their departures, and whether there was a plan in place for possible replacements.

Author: 0 Ivanka Trump Mocked By Asians Everywhere For Tweeting 'Chinese Proverb'

In China , as the tweet made the rounds, many people were baffled, with some calling it a "fake proverb". -Chinese Proverb " Ivanka wrote in a tweet on Monday. Her six-year-old daughter, Arabella Kushner, became an online sensation by singing ballads in Mandarin and reciting Chinese poetry in a video that was shown to President Xi Jinping during Donald Trump's visit to Beijing last year.

Global Media New York AG sues Trump Foundation over 'persistent illegal conduct'
Author: 0 New York AG sues Trump Foundation over 'persistent illegal conduct'

Underwood asserted in the suit , among other things, that the foundation "was little more than a checkbook for payments from Mr. Trump or his businesses to nonprofits, regardless of their goal or legality". Shortly before his inauguration, Trump settled a fraud case brought against Trump University by the state attorney general's office, then run by Eric Schneiderman, for $25m.

Global Media Trump made a Hollywood-style video for Kim Jong
Author: 0 Trump made a Hollywood-style video for Kim Jong

Mr Trump's surprise promise to call off military exercises, describing them as expensive and "provocative", delighted North Korea and China but caught key United States allies off-guard. That kind of thing is very threatening to North Korea. The likelihood of Kim Jong Un launching a first strike against the USA, thereby bringing on " fire and fury ", was low.

Global Media The Senate wrecked Trump’s deal to save ZTE
Author: 0 The Senate wrecked Trump’s deal to save ZTE

In a statement to reporters , amendment co-sponsor Sen. Shares in ZTE fell 42 percent in Hong Kong on Tuesday, their first trading day after it agreed to the deal, in which it pays a $1 billion penalty to the USA government and replaces its top managers.

Global Media Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen No Longer Has a Lawyer Representing Him
Author: 0 Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen No Longer Has a Lawyer Representing Him

U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen arrives at federal court in NY, on May 30, 2018. The Wall Street Journal quickly doused ABC's speculation with a clarification that Cohen and his legal team had simply chose to part ways after the ongoing privilege review of those 3.7 million seized documents was completed.

Global Media Freeland calls tariffs 'absurd' after meeting U.S. Senate committee
Author: 0 Freeland calls tariffs 'absurd' after meeting U.S. Senate committee

Corker isn't seeking re-election in this fall's USA midterm elections, and has railed against his fellow senators who are headed to the polls and anxious about their electoral success for not standing up to Trump publicly. In a move no one saw coming, especially Canada , US President Donald Trump tweeted words of support for NAFTA. "That's going to cost a lot of money for the people of Canada; he learned", Trump said wagging his finger.

Global Media Californians will vote on dividing into 3 states
Author: 0 Californians will vote on dividing into 3 states

Even if the measure does pass, it will require congressional approval to break up the existing state of California . Tim Draper is known for having insane ideas - and for funding them. As outlined in the initiative, the new state of California would consist of Los Angeles , Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey and San Benito counties.

Global Media Taiwan: United States opens de facto embassy in capital Taipei, angers China
Author: 0 Taiwan: United States opens de facto embassy in capital Taipei, angers China

Marie Royce, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs, said that the opening of the new complex represented the strengthening of diplomatic ties between the U.S. Taiwanese media United Daily News reported that key materials used in its construction were imported from the United States, and the buildings in the complex could withstand certain levels of attacks.

Global Media Mark Sanford, Fromer SC Governor, Loses Seat in U.S. House
Author: 0 Mark Sanford, Fromer SC Governor, Loses Seat in U.S. House

House, where he supported a box to check on federal tax returns to put $3 toward the national debt, and as governor, bringing a pair of squealing pigs to the state House and Senate chamber to protest what he call pork spending. "He is better off in Argentina". "What mattered was are you for or against the president", Sanford, who lost to state Rep. Katie Arrington in the GOP primary, told Anderson Cooper on CNN .

Global Media Italy Denies Entry to Another Migrant Rescue Ship - Interior Minister
Author: 0 Italy Denies Entry to Another Migrant Rescue Ship - Interior Minister

The European Union and the United Nations refugee agency had called for a swift end to a political stand-off that left the migrants on the Aquarius at sea after Italy refused to let it dock. "No one should dare brand Italy or its government as inhumane or xenophobic", Transport Minister Danilo Toninelli told Radio Capital. Its route north will take it past Malta, and the Italian government said its port authorities had written to the small island state asking it to let the ...

Global Media Kim nuclear summit praised, but big questions loom
Author: 0 Kim nuclear summit praised, but big questions loom

News that Kim did not utter North Korea's usual claim has started raising hopes among Japanese government officials that there may be room to resume bilateral negotiations with Pyongyang. "There is no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea". Just how much was achieved, though, is in question, because of the suspicions that emerged later that North Korea had been secretly seeking to enrich uranium.

Global Media SNP MPs walk out of PMQs in protest over Brexit debate
Author: 0 SNP MPs walk out of PMQs in protest over Brexit debate

The SNP claim the EU Withdrawal Bill opens the door for a Westminster power grab which takes away from the Scottish Parliament and undermines devolution. "I've just been advised that the father is the Honourable Gentleman the Member for Norwich South - I'm not going to go so far as to say his behaviour is always impeccable, but the little baby has been impeccable and I think we salute that".

Global Media Kim Jong Un arrives in Singapore for historic summit; meets Singapore PM
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un arrives in Singapore for historic summit; meets Singapore PM

Despite their isolation and the image of North Korea as a backward state, North Korean negotiators are always well-briefed, and a new generation of younger diplomats is savvier about the outside world than their older counterparts. Then on Friday, the former real estate tycoon insisted he had actually been preparing for his encounter with Kim "all my life". However, he died just one month before the scheduled address.

Global Media 'Don't expect too much': Rodman plays down Kim Trump breakthrough
Author: 0 'Don't expect too much': Rodman plays down Kim Trump breakthrough

Pompeo spoke to journalists Monday evening, calling the summit "truly a mission of peace" and saying that the USA president is "going into this meeting with confidence, a positive attitude and eagerness for real progress". She said their belief is that it occurred "because South Korea attacked them, which is not true". "Now we have this meeting". However, concerns surrounding trade relations between the United States and other nations, including its allies, are likely to continue to ...

Global Media Here's when Eid Al Fitr will be announced in UAE
Author: 0 Here's when Eid Al Fitr will be announced in UAE

Now, that Eid ul-Fitr is around the corner, it is quite probable that the moon sighting problem will persist yet again. Sultan bin Saeed Al Badi Al Dhaheri, the UAE's Minister of Justice, issued a decision today to set up a moon-sighting committee to detect the beginning of the month of Shawwal.

Global Media Pope accepts resignations of three Chilean bishops in wake of scandal
Author: 0 Pope accepts resignations of three Chilean bishops in wake of scandal

Archbishop Charles Scicluna of Malta and Father Jordi Bertomeu Farnos were set to visit the Diocese of Osorno "with the aim of advancing the process of reparation and healing of abuse victims", the Vatican said in a statement on May 31. Francis has vowed that Chilean Catholics scarred by a culture of clergy sexual abuse that "never again" would the Church ignore them or the cover-up of abuse in their country.

Author: 0 Paul Skyscraper Sets Off Social Media Firestorm

Local news outlets and office workers inside the building tracked its progress on social media throughout the day. Then it started to climb. People encouraged the raccoon to "hang in there". Naturally, someone who is decidedly not the raccoon has started a Twitter account on the critter's behalf. Many citizens posted on Twitter they were concerned for the raccoon's safety and were anxious it had not eaten since it started its journey.