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Global Media Trump Compares Treatment of ‘Alfonse Capone, Legendary Mob Boss’ to Paul Manafort
Author: 0 Trump Compares Treatment of ‘Alfonse Capone, Legendary Mob Boss’ to Paul Manafort

President Donald Trump followed the opening day of the trial of his former campaign chief Paul Manafort closely, officials told CNN on Tuesday. Paul Manafort , 69, is accused of 18 separate counts of bank and tax fraud charges. An acquittal would support efforts by Trump and his allies to portray the investigation as a "witch hunt". Pres. Trump speaks at an event in Tampa, Fla on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, in Tampa, Fla.

Author: 0 Tommy Robinson, beloved of Trump Jr, Steve Bannon, granted bail in UK

He told the judges: 'We maintain it is of particular importance that right from the outset the appellant, albeit in a very stressful and hard situation, offered to have the live stream taken down and contact people who could do so'. Today, the Court of Appeal said that very same right to a fair hearing means Robinson should have a full opportunity to put his case without rushing to judge.

Author: 0 Trump rallies Florida supporters for Ron DeSantis as governor

The freewheeling rally lasted more than an hour and included numerous attacks on the media, as well as one glaring false claim. "You go out and you want to buy anything, you need ID and you need your picture", Trump said at Tuesday night's Tampa, Fla ., rally to drum up support for GOP Rep.

Author: 0 Trump calls on US attorney general to end Russia probe 'disgrace'

He should never, ever been allowed to remain in the Federal Bureau of Investigation while he himself was being investigated. His defense team's opening day strategy was to try and undermine the Mueller team's star witness, Rick Gates, who was Manafort's deputy in business and at the Trump campaign.

Global Media Three dead after small plane bound for PEI crashed in Maine
Author: 0 Three dead after small plane bound for PEI crashed in Maine

Flightaware.com shows a Piper Aerostar plane took off from Pembroke Airport at 9:05 a.m. "An Aerostar AEST aircraft crashed on approach to Greenville Municipal Airport in Greenville, ME about 10:55 a.m. "The FAA will investigate and the National Transportation Safety Board will determine the probable cause for the accident", the FAA statement read.

Global Media More than 500 hikers stranded on mountain after Indonesia quake
Author: 0 More than 500 hikers stranded on mountain after Indonesia quake

It is frequently hit by quakes, maximum of those are harmless. A Malaysian tourist visiting the popular trekking destination of Mount Rinjani on Lombok was among those killed, according to East Lombok police M. There were reportedly more than 120 aftershocks following Sunday's natural disaster. "The latest information from the team in the field is that today all the families stuck on Mount Rinjani will be evacuated via the Sembalun trail", said Asdiyanto, an official at the North ...

Global Media Duck boats 'coffins and death traps'
Author: 0 Duck boats 'coffins and death traps'

Seventeen people died this month when the duck boat , which was modeled after amphibious vehicles used in World War II, took on water during a storm on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri. The hybrid "duck" boats, with wheels allowing them to drive on roads but which can also travel on water, are popular with tourists in many cities. The duck boat that sank in Table Rock Lake in Branson, Mo., is raised on July 23, 2018.

Global Media Pompeo Outlines Strategy to Boost Indo-Pacific Economies
Author: 0 Pompeo Outlines Strategy to Boost Indo-Pacific Economies

He said he would be bringing an invitation to partner with the United States ."We remain committed to economic engagement in the Indo-Pacific region because of the national security benefits for the American people", he said."Today I want to close by inviting any nation, and any business that wants those values enshrined in this region to partner with the United States government", he said.

Global Media Opposition says Cambodian election was death of democracy
Author: 0 Opposition says Cambodian election was death of democracy

Analysts say that while the United Nations brought democracy in the early 1990s to Cambodia after years of civil war, following the latest election Cambodia has effectively become a one-party state with Hun Sen's Cambodian People's Party (CPP) taking full control of the state after years of inching toward that goal, now with the strong support of China.

Global Media MDC 'have won' Zimbabwe election: senior party official
Author: 0 MDC 'have won' Zimbabwe election: senior party official

If no candidate wins more than half the votes in the presidential election , there will be a runoff in five weeks. Zanu PF has won a big chunk of parliamentary seats in the results announced so far. "The electoral commission failed to meet the mark in a number of ways and the election failed to meet the mark in a number of ways", said Johnnie Carson, a former US assistant Secretary of State for Africa, who is part of an observer mission from the International Republican Institute and the ...

Global Media NRC will effect India's relations with Bangladesh: Mamata Banerjee
Author: 0 NRC will effect India's relations with Bangladesh: Mamata Banerjee

The Bharatiya Janata Party's youth wing on Tuesday filed a police complaint against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her remarks against the National Register of Citizens in Assam . The draft list of citizens, which excludes 40 lakh inhabitants in the state, has drawn sharp criticism from opposition parties. But they can never do it in West Bengal.

Global Media US detects new activity at North Korea factory that built ICBMs
Author: 0 US detects new activity at North Korea factory that built ICBMs

According to the Washington Post , U.S. spy agencies are seeing signs that North Korea is constructing new missiles at a factory that produced the country's first intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States. Byrd also confirmed that none of the remains included animal bones, which he said can easily happen by accident. North Korea handed over the remains in 55 boxes last week and allowed a US military transport plane to move them to the US Osan Air Base near ...

Global Media Facebook deletes pages after uncovering 'coordinated' United States misinformation campaign
Author: 0 Facebook deletes pages after uncovering 'coordinated' United States misinformation campaign

Facebook on Tuesday said had it removed 32 pages and accounts from Facebook and Instagram , part of an effort to combat foreign meddling in USA elections, attempts that lawmakers have called risky for democracy. on August 10-12. Facebook has identified a coordinated political influence campaign that includes stoking division around white supremacy and the Abolish ICE movement.

Global Media Black man accuses Sean Spicer of hurling racial slur at him
Author: 0 Black man accuses Sean Spicer of hurling racial slur at him

Following the incident, a publicist for Mr Spicer said he was "taken aback" by the man's "outrageous claim" - and said he had no recollection of being in school with him. What did Spicer later say? A Spicer spokeswoman hasn't returned an email seeking comment. The confrontation was filmed by Scott Barrett, a reporter for the Newport Daily News .

Global Media Viral splashing video costs van driver job
Author: 0 Viral splashing video costs van driver job

The video posted on YouTube Friday showed a Black & McDonald truck swerving close to the curb along King Edward Avenue and hitting a giant puddle. The driver was caught on the dashcam of a vehicle in front as they veered across the roads to drive through the puddles.

Author: 0 What does Mueller have? Manafort trial offers glimpse

Dressed in a black suit with a silver tie, he consulted frequently with his five defence lawyers over which jurors to strike, donning glasses to pore over his notes. Prosecutors allege he failed to pay taxes on millions he made from his work for a Russia-friendly Ukrainian political party, then lied to get loans when the cash stopped coming in.

Global Media Swedish crown jewels stolen in 'Italian job' heist
Author: 0 Swedish crown jewels stolen in 'Italian job' heist

The Swedish royal family's crown jewels have been stolen from a cathedral by two suspects who escaped by speedboat. The jewels are encrusted with gold, pearls and precious stones and are from the 1611 funeral regalia of Sweden's Charles IX and Kristina the Elder.

Global Media Airline reports plane accident in Durango, Mexico
Author: 0 Airline reports plane accident in Durango, Mexico

According to Reuters , TV images showed the tail of a plan bearing an Aeromexico logo emerging from scrubland and a column of smoke rising into the sky. Durango state Gov. Jose Aispuro said a gust of wind hit flight AM2431 heading from the city of Durango to Mexico City just as it was lifting off the tarmac, forcing the pilot to abort takeoff.

Global Media Colorado police fatally shoot armed homeowner who killed intruder
Author: 0 Colorado police fatally shoot armed homeowner who killed intruder

The deceased homeowner also sometimes took care of the yard of another neighbor, Susan Askoul, who told the Post he would call if he noticed something or someone out of place at her home. Officers again ordered him to drop the gun, then fired more shots, according to police. The investigation is being handled by the Aurora Police Major Crimes Unit and Denver Police Department.