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Author: 0 Trump thanks North Korea's Kim for handing over war remains

Some have called the Korean War the "forgotten war". U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he looked forward to meeting Kim Jong Un soon and thanked the North Korean leader for sending the suspected remains of U.S. The pledge to return the remains of USA soldiers was made during a landmark summit between Trump and Kim in June in Singapore, where North Korea committed to work toward the complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.

Global Media Thieves escape by speedboat after Swedish crown jewel heist
Author: 0 Thieves escape by speedboat after Swedish crown jewel heist

No one was hurt during the burglary but church staff were shaken, local media reported. Police spokesperson Thomas Agnevik said: "It's too hard to translate these things into some kind of value ..." The thieves snatched the priceless crown jewels and fled in a motorboat that was moored just below the cathedral, which is located near waters that flow into Lake Malar.

Global Media Local reaction to 3D printed guns
Author: 0 Local reaction to 3D printed guns

A judge has blocked the publication of blueprints for parts of a gun that can be made by a 3D printer and, it is claimed, would be undetectable. Those plans were put on hold by the Seattle judge's decision. Gun-control advocates said the files would enable individuals to avoid background checks by using 3-D printers to make guns at home. The State Department reversed course in late June, agreeing to allow Wilson to resume posting the blueprints.

Global Media Fires explode in Northern California
Author: 0 Fires explode in Northern California

The fire, which is almost twice the size of Sacramento, was only 35 per cent contained after more than a week. "The wind isn't as strong as it was a week ago", Cal Fire's John Clingingsmith said. In this Tuesday, July 31, 2018 photo, bulldozers operators and their machines build containment lines while battling the River fire in Lakeport, Calif .

Global Media Archbishop of Adelaide resigns over sex abuse cover-up
Author: 0 Archbishop of Adelaide resigns over sex abuse cover-up

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull welcomed the decision. Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of the Archbishop of Adelaide, Philip Wilson , who despite being convicted of covering up clerical child sexual abuse had been unwilling to step down from his position.

Global Media Trump's Boast About Getting Fallen Heroes From Korea Is Collapsing
Author: 0 Trump's Boast About Getting Fallen Heroes From Korea Is Collapsing

On Wednesday 55 cases of what are believed to be the remains of Americans who were killed or captured during the Korean War were transported to a military base in Hawaii, after they were handed over to U.S. Almost 7,700 American military service-people are still unaccounted for from the Korean War, according to the Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency , of which approximately 5 ,300 are thought to be in North Korea.

Global Media American cyclists among 4 dead in Tajikistan hit-and-run
Author: 0 American cyclists among 4 dead in Tajikistan hit-and-run

They said a Daewoo sedan plowed into a group of seven foreign cyclists about 100 kilometres (60 miles) south of the Tajik capital, Dushanbe , on Sunday. On Tuesday, the interior ministry said police had detained four other suspects. Officials later updated their statement to say only one suspect had been killed in the standoff, that one was detained and that another three were still wanted.

Author: 0 Far right rejoices after court frees Tommy Robinson over legal errors

It was the second time Robinson had breached court orders, having narrowly avoided jail in May past year over footage he filmed during the trial of four men who were later convicted of gang-raping a teenage girl. Donald Trump Jnr. has tweeted support for Robinson in the past, saying that his jailing was, "Reason #1776 for the original #brexit . I think he's a solid guy and I think he's got to be released from prison".

Global Media Duterte leads destruction of smuggled cars in Cagayan
Author: 0 Duterte leads destruction of smuggled cars in Cagayan

Mr Duterte said: 'I did this because you have to show to the world that you have a viable place of investment and business. "And the only way to show it is that you are productive and that you have the economy, to absorb the productivity of the population".

Global Media Trump touts DeSantis in Florida
Author: 0 Trump touts DeSantis in Florida

The president, in Florida to campaign for Republican Governor Rick Scott's bid for a U.S. Senate seat and U.S. Representative Ron DeSantis' campaign for governor, said he could tame his raucous presidential style if he wanted. "The only time I see Bill Nelson is five months before every election". Trump's rally speech in Tampa contained many elements familiar to his political events.

Global Media Facebook Removes 32 Pages, Accounts Deemed Fake
Author: 0 Facebook Removes 32 Pages, Accounts Deemed Fake

In a statement July 31, Facebook said those removed had violated company policy barring " inauthentic coordinated behavior". In the last election, Russian hackers alleged to be controlled by the Kremlin published anti-Hillary Clinton material, as well as racially-loaded material.

Global Media Thousands in Windsor-Essex to be impacted by social assistance changes
Author: 0 Thousands in Windsor-Essex to be impacted by social assistance changes

The minister announced Tuesday that the province would be "winding down" the program, which gave payments to low-income people in certain communities, but did not give a timeline for that to happen. A Canadian province has chose to end its basic universal income program, which was launched in 2017, after lawmakers decided it was "not sustainable".

Author: 0 Trump Tells AG Sessions to Stop Mueller Probe NOW

Comey". Russian Federation investigation special counsel, in addition to probing possible collusion between the Donald Trump 2016 presidential campaign and Russian Federation, is also conducting a wide-ranging investigation into obstruction of justice by Trump, a probe that The Washington Post has called, "likely to be much bigger than we realized".

Global Media Blast In Southern Philippines Kills At Least Five People
Author: 0 Blast In Southern Philippines Kills At Least Five People

The Abu Sayyaf, which was founded in the late 1980s in Basilan, has been blacklisted by the United States and the Philippines for bombings, ransom kidnappings and beheadings. Basilan is a stronghold of the Abu Sayyaf group, which is notorious for kidnapping and banditry, and home of the former "emir" of Islamic State in Southeast Asia, who was killed past year.

Global Media Thousands download 3D-printed gun designs
Author: 0 Thousands download 3D-printed gun designs

Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut, Ed Markey of MA and Robert Menendez of New Jersey. "This is part of the Trump Derangement Syndrome". Also today, President Donald Trump weighed in, stating on Twitter , "I am looking into 3-D Plastic Guns being sold to the public".

Global Media Arduous road ahead for Zimbabwe after election results
Author: 0 Arduous road ahead for Zimbabwe after election results

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has urged patience and calm following the first elections since long-serving ruler Robert Mugabe was ousted from power. Observers had raised concerns about the independence of the electoral commission ahead of the vote, pointing to close ties to the ruling party and the military.

Author: 0 Trump Doesn't Back Right-Wing Group at Fla. Rally

He continued: "My sense of it is that these opinions these folks have at these rallies, they're shaped by what they see in the primetime hours of Fox News and what they hear from some conservative news outlets that just sort of give them this daily diet of what they consider to be awful things we do over here at CNN ".

Global Media California: Mendocino Complex Fire Explodes to 28000 Acres
Author: 0 California: Mendocino Complex Fire Explodes to 28000 Acres

Some 965 dwellings and more than 400 other buildings were reduced to ruins as the blaze is now ranked as the sixth most destructive wildfire in California history, according to the CalFire. He bought his three-bedroom house previous year using a loan from the Department of Veterans Affairs . He urged people to stay vigilant because fires can easily jump over containment lines.

Global Media What Trump Told Italy About Immigration Policy?
Author: 0 What Trump Told Italy About Immigration Policy?

Italy argues that the bloc's current law places an unfair burden on countries that border the sea, and its new populist government has stepped up pressure on other European Union countries to share responsibility. "As far as a pipeline is concerned, I'd like to see a competing pipeline", Trump said hoping that Italy will be able to do that competing pipeline. Contradicting reports in the USA media, Conte praised Trump's performance at the G7 summit in Canada and the North Atlantic Treaty ...

Global Media Trump claims Americans need IDs to buy groceries
Author: 0 Trump claims Americans need IDs to buy groceries

LeBron James speaks out against Donald Trump in CNN interview It's unclear when the president last purchased groceries or anything else himself. He also appealed for voters to elect more Republicans to Congress, saying Democrats are opposing his to-do list and slowing consideration of his Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh.

Author: 0 ANC denies undermining public hearings on land expropriation

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on national television on Tuesday that the ANC had chose to change the Constitution to expropriate land without compensation. Lawmakers started a process to change the constitution to allow for expropriation without compensation in February after the ANC decided a year ago to adopt the measure to speed up giving black people more land.

Global Media Tensions Mount as Zimbabwe’s Ruling Party Declared Winner of Parliamentary Election
Author: 0 Tensions Mount as Zimbabwe’s Ruling Party Declared Winner of Parliamentary Election

Opposition supporters burnt tires in the center of Harare, blocking some streets and engaging in running battles with police who fired water cannon to disperse the protestors. With elections under Mugabe marred by fraud and often deadly violence, Mnangagwa promised a free and fair vote and invited worldwide observers. Yet several of those observers, including a team sent by the European Union, have expressed doubts about how the elections have been conducted - noting concerns such as ...