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Donald Against Donald: Tusk 'Thanks' Trump for Iran Nuclear Deal Failure

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European ministers met with a top Iranian official in Brussels on Tuesday in a bid to save the Iranian nuclear accord after Trump made a decision to pull out. "The broader US-EU security relationship is at risk", a former US envoy to the EU, Anthony Gardner, told the European Parliament on Wednesday. While the European Union says these are two distinct issues, leaders are likely to lump both together in a wide-ranging discussion over dinner on how to respond to Trump's provocations. Read More »

Upping pressure on PM, Labour Party to call for Brexit customs papers

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They are "maximum facilitation" - which is based on using technology to minimise the need for customs checks after Brexit - and "customs partnership" which would involve the United Kingdom collecting tariffs on behalf of the EU. "I thought the prime minister's piece in the Sunday Times really set it out very clearly", he said after talks with his French counterpart in London . Read More »

Trump's financial disclosure form released by ethics office

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How Trump dealt with the Daniels payment in his disclosure has been closely watched, particularly after his attorney Rudy Giuliani gave interviews earlier this month saying the president had repaid Cohen , a payment that had not shown up in Trump's report previous year. Read More »

European Union to switch from dollar to euro in payments for Iranian oil

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The agreement does not address Iran's ballistic missile program, Iran's misbehavior in the Middle East, and the sundown aspect of the agreement, which means the regime can start up its nuclear program again by 2025. Iran's Foreign Minister completed a day of talks in Brussels to consolidate European backing for the nuclear deal. "It is going to be very hard for us to preserve the economic benefits of the Iran deal", said a second senior European diplomat said. Read More »

Dr Mahathir to remain in power one to two years

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The result is a political quake for Muslim-majority Malaysia, sweeping aside the government of Prime Minister Najib Razak , whose reputation was tarnished by a corruption scandal and the imposition of an unpopular sales tax. He was Mahathir's deputy in the 1990s but fell out with his mentor during the Asian financial crisis. He refused to go quietly, leading tens of thousands of demonstrators in street rallies in Kuala Lumpur demanding reforms before being arrested. Read More »

Moving US embassy nothing to do with Gaza violence - Nikki Haley

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The fresh violence in Gaza on Monday, when Israel´s army killed 60 Palestinians during protests, came as the USA formally moved its embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv. "How much threat can a double amputee be making from the other side of a large fortified fence?" he added. He said the Palestinians were rolling burning tires toward the barrier, calling the group, "guilty of exploiting the innocent people of Gaza as human shields". Read More »

Now, Salman Khan speaks up on Kathua, Unnao rape cases

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The "family" action entertainer hits the screens worldwide on June 15 for Eid festival. More than 150 Indian film crew were here, working with around 50 UAE-based crew members. " Race 3 " is considered as one of the best action-thriller in recent times in Hindi films, so when asked Salman whether it was tough physical film do to, he said, "It was always tough off the camera". Read More »

Waterloo school budget voting in district office

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Polls open at the school gymnasium at noon Tuesday and stay open until 9 p.m. The proposed budget is available in the district's administration office for public review. In Penfield, voters are looking at a proposed budget of about $98 million, with two propositions on the ballot. The additional funds were initially for three additional school-resource officers. Read More »

US, China Discussing Deal on ZTE, Agricultural Tariffs

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It would reduce US gross domestic product by almost 3 billion dollars and destroy 134,000 American jobs annually, according to a new study recently released by the federation and the Consumer Technology Association. But the U.S. says the Chinese firm breached that agreement, resulting in the current ban, which came as tensions increased between the USA and China on trade. Read More »

North Korea Appears to Be Shutting Down Its Nuke-Testing Site

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White House national security adviser John Bolton and US Senator Lindsey Graham also commented on potential economic rewards North Korea stands to gain from denuclearization. However, Pompeo insists the model used by the Trump administration is "fundamentally different", and they are hopeful the outcome will be "fundamentally different", as well. Read More »

Sharif's disclosure vindicates India's stand: Sitharaman

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His statement was in contrast to the response by Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz), whose president Shahbaz Sharif earlier said that his brother's comments "were "grossly misinterpreted". Sharif's criticism of the military has caused divisions within his party, analysts say, with some members unhappy about his confrontational approach. Read More »

National Police Week events today in Middle Tennessee

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We are also following President Trump's Executive Orders to back the women and men in blue, to enhance law enforcement safety, and to reduce violent crime in America. Ward 1 Councilwoman Elizabeth Law-Evans said that anytime she is out, walking or driving, and sees a patrol vehicle she always makes sure to say a prayer asking that the officer inside be treated with dignity, honor and respect as the officer serves Broomfield residents, and that they go home at the end of their shift "happy, ... Read More »

70 officers escort Ind. boy to school after dad's death

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Officer Pitts, 45, was killed during a shootout with a homicide suspect on Friday, May 4. Several of the officers came forward and presented Dakota with small tokens such as a T-shirt and a police patch. Wolfe was armed with a handgun and fired at the officers, striking Pitts, court documents said. The suspect opened fire from a second floor Terre Haute apartment building after he was approached by four investigators, police said. Read More »

5 killed in storm; air, road traffic badly hit

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As many as 62 flights, including at least four worldwide ones, were diverted to nearby airports. (G.N.S) Dt. 13 New Delhi Thunderstorm and dust storm with winds speeds of over 60 km per hour hit the Delhi-NCR region including Gurugram and Noida . Read More »

Terrorists Are Trained in Pakistan, India Should Invade PoK: Ramdev

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Despite making sacrifices, our narrative is not being accepted. Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said India had maintained outright that the plot for the Mumbai attacks was hatched in Pakistan. In an interview to Dawn newspaper, Mr. Sharif expressed concern over Islamabad's foreign policy approach. Opposition leaders have labelled his statement as "supporting anti-Pakistan forces", with Imran Khan calling him "modern-day Mir Jafar" - that is, a traitor. Read More »

Militants from Pakistan responsible for Mumbai 26/11 attacks: Nawaz Sharif

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Talking further about the issue of terrorists operating in Pakistan, Sharif told Dawn that it is "totally unacceptable" and this is the reason why the country is "struggling". Nawaz has admitted Pakistan's involvement in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack in an interview that terror organization in his country is active. Mr Sharif did not name Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed and Maulana Masood Azhar's Jamaat-ud-Dawah and Jaish-e-Mohammad that operate in the country with impunity in the ... Read More »

Afghan govt building attack kills 15

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The battle took place inside a building which houses the state accounts office. The incident follows a string of explosions in the country, with the latest suicide twin blasts in the capital city of Kabul killing 25 people and injuring up to 45. Read More »

British nationals kidnapped in DR Congo released unharmed

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Ranger Rachel Masika Baraka, aged 25, was killed during the kidnapping and a male member of staff from the Congolese Institute for Nature Conservation (CINC) was injured. A statement by Virunga National Park said, they are receiving "support and medical attention". "We wish to extend our sincerest condolences to her family, and our thoughts are with all those affected by this incident". Read More »

China launches first domestically-made aircraft carrier

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What will be at test is the carrier 's reliability and stability with regards to its power systems. China has the world's largest navy in terms of numbers of ships, although it lags behind the U.S.in technology and combat capabilities. The country's sole operational carrier, the Kuznetsov-class Liaoning , was originally purchased incomplete from Ukraine in the aftermath of the Soviet Union's collapse. Read More »

DHS's Nielsen Almost Quit After Trump Border Rant

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Kelly said most illegal immigrants in the United States today "are not bad people. but they're also not people that would easily assimilate" because they are poorly educated. Trump has pursued his crackdown on legal and illegal immigration since becoming president, promising to strengthen the nation's borders and to build a wall along the US-Mexico border. Read More »

Russia Warned Iran Ahead of Israel's Extensive Strikes in Syria

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The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the last group evacuated the suburbs Thursday night, bringing the total of those fighters and civilians who left the area since May 3 to a total of 8,400. It also came just hours after President Donald Trump announced the withdrawal of the USA from the Iran nuclear deal. All other signatories had sought to maintain the agreement. Read More »

Collegium meet on Justice KM Joseph's elevation to SC concludes

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The Supreme Court Collegium at its meeting on Friday, May 11, agreed to reiterate its recommendation for appointment of Justice KM Joseph as a Supreme Court judge, along with names of some other High Court chief justices. However, Justice Gogoi, who will succeed CJI Misra on October 3, and Justice Lokur agreed with the CJI that when there were seven vacancies in the Supreme Court, it would be improper for the collegium to send only one name to the government. Read More »

Bernice King Says It's Time For Us to Boycott Waffle House

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He told the news station he takes responsibility for the argument with Waffle House employees, but said the cop's actions in arresting him were not justified. The police department and the county district attorney did not immediately respond to request for comment from Newsweek . It's unclear from the video what led up to this moment, but those 19 seconds of violence that Wall posted Tuesday in a profanity-filled video on Facebook - pleading with people to repost - were enough to spark ... Read More »