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Global Media Trump says he doesn't believe allegations against Jim Jordan
Author: 0 Trump says he doesn't believe allegations against Jim Jordan

An Ohio congressman isn't being truthful when asserting he was unaware of allegations that a now-dead team doctor was abusing athletes, according to two former university wrestlers. "So for him to say he was being bullied by Mike DiSabato is somewhat laughable". Jordan said Wednesday that he knew nothing about any allegations against Strauss.

Global Media Scott Pruitt resigns from EPA
Author: 0 Scott Pruitt resigns from EPA

Lawmakers probed Pruitt for renting a room in a high-end townhouse co-owned by the wife of energy industry lobbyist Steven Hart for $50 a night, an arrangement that has drawn fire from ethics experts. Pruitt's tenure at the EPA was rocky from the start. As of last October, 67 environmental rules appeared to be under threat. Pruitt told a Senate panel in January that the report was completed, making it nearly five months since the EPA has taken any public action on the review, according to ...

Global Media Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10 years in prison for corruption
Author: 0 Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10 years in prison for corruption

Nawaz's son-in-law Capt (retd) Safdar was given a one year sentence. The ruling came weeks before the general elections in Pakistan on July 25. "This decision is based on injustice". "No one can deny that Nawaz made Pakistan a nuclear power", Shahbaz said while recounting a list of the "many gifts" his brother has given to the nation.

Global Media Heat wave continues; crowds jam roads ahead of July 4th holiday
Author: 0 Heat wave continues; crowds jam roads ahead of July 4th holiday

FRIDAY: Very humid with showers and storms developing. The heat index is expected to reach 100 degrees although the temperatures will be in the low 90s. There could be "limited relief" today in the form of thunderstorms, but they will be scattered and brief, the weather service said. Slightly cooler weather is forecast for Monday , but temperatures are expected to remain close to or above 90 through the Fourth of July and possibly into next weekend.

Global Media Afrika shrine: France President, Macron dances 'Shaku-Shaku' as Yemi Alade sings
Author: 0 Afrika shrine: France President, Macron dances 'Shaku-Shaku' as Yemi Alade sings

French president Emmanuel Macron offered to support Nigeria's efforts to realise security within its borders and eliminate terrorist organisation, Boko Haram , through securing the Sahel region. Kuti wrote on Instagram that Macron "is loved, loves the New Africa Shrine". France's president on Tuesday visited a nightclub founded by legendary Nigerian Afrobeat star Fela Kuti which has a reputation as a hedonistic haven filled with frenetic music, scantily clad podium dancers and the ...

Global Media Australian woman bit by shark she was feeding
Author: 0 Australian woman bit by shark she was feeding

In the process, Brunning's hand was sucked into the mouth of the shark , and she was pulled into the water with the shark. "I think the shark was in shock as much as I was. Injured Melissa Branning said that was on a boat in the Kimberley and would like to feed floating nearby members of the species nurse sharks. "I'm not a shark victim ..." Brunning, however, admitted that the incident was her fault, and that it was not a shark attack.

Global Media US and China battle it out through travel warnings
Author: 0 US and China battle it out through travel warnings

U.S. stock futures were marginally firmer, pointing to a higher open for Wall Street later in the day. Donald Trump has threatened to escalate the conflict by imposing further tariffs on up to $200bn of Chinese goods, if Beijing retaliates on Friday.

Global Media WTO needs to change ways or US will do 'something'
Author: 0 WTO needs to change ways or US will do 'something'

The comments come after Axios news website reported that the U.S. administration has drafted proposed legislation that would allow Trump to raise tariffs at will and negotiate special tariff rates with specific countries - two basic violations of WTO rules.

Global Media American Killed During Boat Explosion at Bahamas
Author: 0 American Killed During Boat Explosion at Bahamas

The nearby boat then moved close to the burning vessel and attempted to rescue the injured passengers and crew. The fire forced those on the boat to jump overboard. A GoFundMe for medical and travel expenses for Shaffer and her family said the 22-year-old underwent a double amputation below the knees and remains in critical condition.

Global Media North Korea's Kim asked China's Xi to help lift sanctions
Author: 0 North Korea's Kim asked China's Xi to help lift sanctions

US officials also said they were not convinced that North Korea was stopping missile production and testing. "Our goal remains the final, fully-verified denuclearization of (North Korea), as agreed to by Chairman Kim in Singapore ", a State Department spokeswoman said.

Global Media Protester Climbs Statue of Liberty; Liberty Island Evacuated
Author: 0 Protester Climbs Statue of Liberty; Liberty Island Evacuated

The woman started climbing the statue around 3:30 p.m. The woman was seen pacing underneath the statue's sandal before appearing to unfurl a banner of her own, CNN reported . The large banner said "Abolish I.C.E". Activists with the group Rise and Resist say they hung the banner to protest U.S. immigration policy. Willis says federal code of regulations prohibits hanging banners from the monument.

Global Media JK Rowling trolls Donald Trump over 'pour' spelling
Author: 0 JK Rowling trolls Donald Trump over 'pour' spelling

Rowling seemed to enjoy the President's take on his authorial prowess, tweeting: 'hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha *draws breath* hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha'.

Global Media Arizona woman shot and killed 72-year-old son, police say
Author: 0 Arizona woman shot and killed 72-year-old son, police say

An elderly mother shot her son dead because he was thinking about putting her in a nursing home, according to police. Blessing entered the master bedroom and began arguing with her son and his 57-year-old girlfriend and told them that she was exhausted of the way she was being treated when she shot her son.

Global Media Notorious killer Redoine Faid escapes French jail by helicopter
Author: 0 Notorious killer Redoine Faid escapes French jail by helicopter

The robber-the recidivist Redouane faid of July 1, escaped by helicopter from prison, located in the French region of Ile-de-France. Sunday's drama began at an airfield northeast of Paris where two men posing as flight school students hijacked a helicopter and ordered the instructor to fly them to Reau prison, stopping off en route to pick up a third accomplice.

Global Media Trump plans one-on-one meeting with Putin
Author: 0 Trump plans one-on-one meeting with Putin

The president has repeatedly minimized the conclusion of the USA intelligence community that Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 election to help him win. The president has called Mueller's probe a "witch hunt". U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to reporters aboard Air Force One on June 29, 2018.

Global Media Andheri bridge collapse: Alert motorman averts tragedy, lauded
Author: 0 Andheri bridge collapse: Alert motorman averts tragedy, lauded

Chandrashekhar B Sawant was steering the Churchgate-bound train from Borivli and on nearing the Andheri station, he witnessed a part of the bridge falling which made him stop the train promptly. The accident brought the Western Railway line between Bandra and Goregaon to a complete halt for nearly seven hours. "Five injured have been sent to the hospital".

Global Media Michael Cohen 'loyal to family and US' over Donald Trump
Author: 0 Michael Cohen 'loyal to family and US' over Donald Trump

In releasing it during the 2016 campaign, Trump sought to appeal to religious conservatives wary of a him, given his record of three marriages, his past Democratic affiliation and his formerly pro-abortion rights views. When questioned about Trump's attacks on anyone involved in the various Russia-related investigations, Cohen also refrained from directly naming Trump when he criticized such characterizations.

Global Media Church puts Jesus, Mary and Joseph in cage to protest ICE detentions
Author: 0 Church puts Jesus, Mary and Joseph in cage to protest ICE detentions

The campaign aims to "bring awareness to the humanitarian atrocities from our nation's "zero tolerance" immigration policies", the church says in a statement. When they needed a place to stay, they were welcomed, said the church's dean and rector, Steve Carlsen. "Our religious images are supposed to remind us where.

Global Media Key German minister may quit over migrant plans
Author: 0 Key German minister may quit over migrant plans

The compromise deal between Merkel and Seehofer suggests refugees arriving at the Austrian-Bavarian border who were first registered in European Union states that now refuse to take them back, such as Hungary, should be sent back to Austria .