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Global Media Afghanistan: national security adviser quits, sparking cabinet resignations
Author: 0 Afghanistan: national security adviser quits, sparking cabinet resignations

Afghanistan's national security adviser, one of the most influential aides to President Ashraf Ghani, resigned on Saturday, a move one official said could be followed by his own bid for the top job in next year's scheduled election. Ghani called on Defence Minister Tariq Shah Bahrami, Interior Minister Wais Ahmad Barmak and intelligence chief Masoom Stanekzai to continue their duties, after rejecting their resignation letters submitted Saturday and demanding they help bolster the country's ...

Global Media DA looks at charges against Trump Organization — NY Times
Author: 0 DA looks at charges against Trump Organization — NY Times

Trump can not pretend these crimes did not occur or that they have nothing to do with him. President Donald Trump's approval rating remains nearly unchanged following a week brimming with bad news for his former personal lawyer and former presidential campaign chairman, according to back-to-back NBC News/Wall Street Journal surveys released Sunday.

Global Media Mollie Tibbetts' suspected murderer creeped out other young women
Author: 0 Mollie Tibbetts' suspected murderer creeped out other young women

The police arrested Cristhian Bahena Rivera , a 24-year-old illegal alien, for the crime. Tibbetts had been staying at her boyfriend Dalton Jack's home in Brooklyn while he was working a construction job 120 miles away. An undocumented immigrant , Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, was later convicted on a gun charge related to Steinle's killing. The man acquitted in her death had been deported five times before the shooting.

Global Media Multiple dead in shooting at video game tournament in Jacksonville, Florida
Author: 0 Multiple dead in shooting at video game tournament in Jacksonville, Florida

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office confirmed to NBC News that they sent multiple officer's to respond to a shooting downtown. Two professional players are seen competing when their feed is quickly turned off as gunshots are heard. A mass shooting happened during the Madden 19 Tournament at the GLHF Game Bar in Jacksonville, Florida . "We can't stress enough to stay away".

Global Media Rohingya Crisis: IRC on what is needed one year in
Author: 0 Rohingya Crisis: IRC on what is needed one year in

Almost 7,000 Rohingya were killed in the first month alone, according to Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). Months after the initial offensive, she said, the security forces frequently patrolled her village and sometimes arrested Rohingya men or grabbed them to do unpaid work at an expanding military camp nearby.

Global Media Russia may ban more U.S. politicians over sanctions: deputy foreign minister
Author: 0 Russia may ban more U.S. politicians over sanctions: deputy foreign minister

The ruble, which had endured another day of turbulence amid the threat of further USA sanctions, made gains after the Central Bank statement. Washington disclosed details of the new sanctions against Russian Federation. "The ruble should actually be a lot stronger than we are seeing it and the reason it's not is directly linked to the sanctions coming out of the U.S".

Global Media Australian PM starts work as anger over party vote simmers
Author: 0 Australian PM starts work as anger over party vote simmers

Australia's PM Turnbull is on the wires now, via Reuters, addressing the press conference, with the key headlines found below. Behind the scenes of a battle for the leadership of the Liberal party that erupted this week between ousted Malcolm Turnbull and right-wing former policeman Peter Dutton , Morrison was quietly canvassing support among his colleagues.

Global Media Deep magnitude 7.1 earthquake strikes Peru
Author: 0 Deep magnitude 7.1 earthquake strikes Peru

No damage was reported and the officials reportedly said that since the quake occurred too deep in the ocean, it would hardly have caused any damage. The subducted plate is then forced by the upper plate to sink due to gravity into the mantle, which is a layer between the crust and the outer core of the Earth.

Global Media Donald Trump Tweet-Directs Attorney General To Investigate Political Foes
Author: 0 Donald Trump Tweet-Directs Attorney General To Investigate Political Foes

Sessions' response Thursday, his most forceful public pushback yet on Trump, showed the treacherous political terrain he is navigating: appointed by a president who has made apparent that he views law enforcement as loyal protectors, but overseeing a Justice Department that views independence from political pressure as essential to the rule of law.

Global Media Trade war: US, China slap new tariffs on each other
Author: 0 Trade war: US, China slap new tariffs on each other

Beijing had earlier said that it would impose retaliatory tariffs on $16 billion of USA goods at the exact same time as the United States levies came into force. The US president said any resolution would "take time because China's done too well for too long, and they've become spoiled". The talks were to continue this morning, but the Treasury has not specified what topics are being discussed.

Global Media US State Department cuts over $200 million in aid to Palestinians
Author: 0 US State Department cuts over $200 million in aid to Palestinians

The Palestinian Authority and its president, Mahmoud Abbas, broke off contact with the U.S. after the Jerusalem announcement. Jordan, which hosts the largest number of Palestinian refugees in the Middle East outside Palestinian territories, warned this month that a severe financial shortfall facing UNRWA could have a "catastrophic" impact on the lives of millions of refugees in the region.

Global Media Twenty hygiene cases against Egypt hotel where British couple died
Author: 0 Twenty hygiene cases against Egypt hotel where British couple died

In its initial report, the forensic team stated that there are no signs of criminal resistance or violence existing on the two bodies. We have also received further reports of a raised level of illness among guests. The findings were made public shortly after daughter Kelly Ormerod, who was on holiday with her parents and three children, revealed they had been "in flawless health" just hours before they died.

Global Media Top Trump Organization official Weisselberg granted immunity in Cohen investigation
Author: 0 Top Trump Organization official Weisselberg granted immunity in Cohen investigation

While Giuliani had warned of a people's uprising if Trump is impeached, Trump himself has said there will be a financial meltdown if that happens. President TrumpDonald John TrumpBrennan accuses Trump of dividing US: "This could spill over into the streets" Trump knocks Dem in OH governor's race: He was groomed by "Pocahontas" Trump congratulates new Australian leader: "No greater" friend than Australia MORE's lawyer Rudy Giuliani on Saturday said when Robert MuellerRobert Swan ...

Global Media Vatican says Pope Francis to meet sex abuse victims in Ireland
Author: 0 Vatican says Pope Francis to meet sex abuse victims in Ireland

A Derry MEP will travel to Dublin this weekend to attend a reception with Pope Francis in Dublin Castle during his visit to Ireland, it has been revealed. Pope Francis will meet Ireland President Michael D Higgins and Varadkar, who has promised to challenge the pontiff to do more in dealing with the abuse crisis.

Global Media Tunnel found in Arizona KFC restaurant used to smuggle illegal drugs
Author: 0 Tunnel found in Arizona KFC restaurant used to smuggle illegal drugs

Officials said Lopez was seen removing the toolboxes from the former KFC earlier that day. Homeland security agents said the boxes contained over 168 kilograms of narcotics. That arrest led to a search at his home and the old restaurant, where agents found a hidden tunnel that led to a house in Mexico and was large enough for people to freely walk through.

Author: 0 Team Trump warns impeachment would prompt revolt, economic crash

The Post added that documents released as part of Cohen's plea deal with federal prosecutors "point to two unnamed Trump Organization employees who prosecutors say approved the payments - with one executive instructing an employee to describe the fees to Cohen as legal expenses".

Global Media PM stresses importance of further strengthening Pak-US ties
Author: 0 PM stresses importance of further strengthening Pak-US ties

Nauert said: "We stand by our readout". State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert stood by the readout on Thursday while speaking to reporters hours after her Pakistani counterpart demanded on Twitter an immediate correction to what he dismissed as "the factually incorrect" US statement.

Global Media Trump embraces South Africa farm murders tale, infuriating Pretoria
Author: 0 Trump embraces South Africa farm murders tale, infuriating Pretoria

President Trump has ordered his secretary of state to investigate South Africa's "land and farm seizures . and the large-scale killing of farmers " in an abrupt intrusion into the country's most contentious issues. Partially as a result of this, and partially because of other economic legacies of Apartheid, white South African households remain 5.5 times richer than their black counterparts on average.

Global Media Killing of Iowa woman stokes USA immigration debate
Author: 0 Killing of Iowa woman stokes USA immigration debate

No details were released about what caused the sharp force injuries. While investigators were confident then that the body was that of Tibbetts, the autopsy definitively confirmed her identity. Rivera's immigration status has drawn more attention to the case, prompting repeated comments from President Trump , the White House and conservative commentators.

Global Media Australia, Scott Morrison Is Your New Prime Minister
Author: 0 Australia, Scott Morrison Is Your New Prime Minister

Former Prime Minister Tony Abbott, an arch conservative widely seen as the instigator of the move to get rid of Turnbull, said it was now important to "save the government" with national elections due by the middle of next year. Of the 85 politicians at Friday's meeting, 40 opted for no change. "What we're seeing in the forex markets reflects a crisis of confidence in the ability of Australia's political class to deliver sensible economic outcomes that ensure our future prosperity", said ...