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Global Media 'America was always great': Meghan McCain swipes at Trump
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Then, it rose in anger. "Generations of Americans will continue to marvel at the man who lies before us, the cocky, handsome naval aviator who barely scraped through school, and then fought for freedom in the skies; who witnessed to our highest values, even through bad torture; and who became a generational leader in the United States Senate, where our nation airs its great debates", Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said.

Global Media Russian-Backed Rebel Leader Alexander Zakharchenko Killed in Ukraine
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Aleksandr Zakharchenko, the head of the head of the breakaway separatist entity known as the Donetsk People's Republic, was killed in an explosion at a cafe in Donetsk on August 31. Infighting soon ensued within the separatists' leadership. There have been several assassinations or attempted slayings of prominent rebels in recent years.

Global Media In Canada the shooting started in a Mall
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Whether more suspect descriptions will emerge when police finish reviewing surveillance footage remains to be seen. A large crowd of people accumulated outside the mall following the evacuation. Alexis said all that was going through her mind was to protect her daughter and the strangers around her. "Those stores are really wide open so we couldn't find a corner where we could go".

Global Media Pres. Trump Holds MAGA Rally In Evansville, Indiana
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In a statement , he said: "We're calling on Irish people to tell our Government to cancel this visit; and for them to demonstrate in never-before-seen numbers should they fail to do so". Braun took the stage and pledged to be a "true ally" to Trump, "not somebody that says something when you're in IN and does something differently when you're in DC".

Global Media Pakistan is facing external, internal challenges: Imran Khan
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Pompeo is scheduled to visit Islamabad on September 5. The prime minister's office says it's Khan's first meeting with a foreign dignitary since he was sworn in on August 18th. Mr Mattis, however, said that Secretary Pompeo and he were going to New Delhi for talks aimed at further strengthening a growing partnership with India .

Global Media Consultant Pleads Guilty To Violating Lobbying Laws Over Ukraine Work
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According to the statement of offense, Patten was asked by his Russian business partner - known in the docs as "Foreigner A" and believed to be Konstantin Kilimnik - to obtain inauguration tickets for the Ukrainian oligarch dubbed "Foreigner B", for whom Patten and Foreigner A lobbied in the US starting in 2015.

Global Media USA extends ban on travel to North Korea for another year
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On Wednesday, Trump accused Beijing of pressuring the North because of current tensions in U.S. North Korea hasn't responded to Trump's move. Right after his Singapore summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in June, US President Donald Trump announced a plan to stop "expensive" war games with the South.

Global Media Iran fights U.S. sanctions at UN's top court
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Iran, following the USA sanctions, is continuously looking up for options to add back the stability in its economy and the Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani is facing the pressure to keep up with the expectations of the people. Iran has reportedly started to offer India cargo insurance and tankers operated by Iranian companies as some Indian insurers have backed out of covering oil cargoes from Iran in the face of the returning US sanctions on Tehran.

Global Media May pledges Britain’s help to fight militants in Kenya
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The prime minister announced plans for Britain to set up a cybercentre in Nairobi to help authorities fight online child sex abuse. The prime minister's meeting with Kenyatta came as she toured African countries in an attempt to secure goodwill ahead of Brexit.

Global Media Couple who crowdfunded $400K for homeless man ordered to pay up
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Instead, the couple has said that they were attempting to help Bobbitt manage it because they anxious he would spend the donations on drugs. Mr Bobbitt walked a few blocks to buy Ms McClure gas. "There should be close to another $300,000 available to Johnny", Bobbitt's lawyer Chris Fallon told CNN. After a New Jersey couple raised more than $400,000 for a homeless veteran , and after allegations that they refused to give it all to him, a judge has ordered the couple to turn over the ...

Global Media Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe collapses in prison for second day in a row
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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been suffering from panic attacks since she was forced to return to Tehran's Evin Prison on Sunday after her three-day release. She then called her husband and the British embassy and travelled to join the rest of her Iranian family, including her grandmother and daughter, in Damavand.

Global Media EU Offer for No Auto Tariffs Is 'Not Good Enough,' Trump Says
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Once the EU Commission writes and votes on a draft law abolishing seasonal time change, that law would require approval from the 28 EU member country governments as well as approval from EU Parliament. Campaigners joined the debate last night, warning that the status quo contributed to road deaths as well as social isolation. Longer daylight hours in the evenings would give people more time before they had to switch on lightbulbs to read and work.

Global Media Manning expected to be granted NZ entry
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Chelsea Manning faces the very real possibility that she will be unable to travel to Australia to speak at the Think Inc conferences this weekend. Chelsea Manning will be barred from entering Australia. Ms Manning's criminal conviction means she needs a special direction to get into New Zealand, and National wants the Government to deny her entry to New Zealand.

Global Media Putin softens pensions reform after his popularity ratings slip
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The government is planning to gradually raise the state pension age by five years to 65 for men and by eight years 63 for women, in the first such hike in almost 90 years as the economy struggles amid Western sanctions. The general idea of increasing the retirement age was justified because of Russia's economy and demographic trends and "cannot be put off any longer", Putin said.

Global Media USD/CAD slides after comments from Freeland boost NAFTA hopes
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Trudeau has vowed not to give in to Washington's demands to alter the system under which Ottawa sets dairy production quotas and prices, with steep tariffs on imports. As the NAFTA talks began, Canada's lead negotiator insulted the Trump administration with a backhanded comment during a Washington speech on trade.

Global Media Lawmakers Gather At Capitol To Remember Sen. John McCain
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Proudest years of my life were being a United States senator. President Trump , who had publicly feuded with McCain, is not expected to attend. "The President has asked me to be here on behalf of a grateful nation", said Vice President Mike Pence in the absence of the President.

Global Media Lawyer was told Russian Federation had 'Trump over a barrel,' sources say
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Ohr also told Congress that Steele told him that Page, who traveled to Moscow in early July 2016, had met with more senior Russian officials than he had acknowledged. The July 30, 2016, meeting between Steele and Ohr came one day before the FBI officially opened its counterintelligence investigation into possible ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

Global Media U.S. will 'cut all funds to United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees'
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Palestinian officials have sharply criticised a U.S. decision to halt funding to the United Nations' agency assisting Palestine refugees across the Middle East, calling it a "flagrant assault" against Palestinian people. "It's not up to the USA administration to define the status of Palestinian refugees", Zomlot said. Israel's Channel 2 news also reported that the administration will remove the Palestinian refugees' "right of return" from the negotiating table.

Global Media Hurricane Maria Death Toll Rises to 2975
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For months, there's been speculation the death toll was much higher than what the government was reporting. On Tuesday, the official toll went up from just 64 people killed to almost 3,000 in the six months after the storm slammed into Puerto Rico.