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Xi, Trump discuss ties, Korean Peninsula situation on phone

It said the call was the latest manifestation of the close communication between the presidents, which was good for their countries and the world. "A North Korea with nuclear weapons is not an area in which we want to live, it would be a threat to our region and to global security". Read More »

Spicer: Even Hitler didn't use chemical weapons

Stern questioned how Spicer could "not know that Hitler marched his own people ... to concentration camps and turned on chemical gas". Meghan McCain joined Mac & Gaydos Wednesday and said although Spicer is a "very nice man", she thinks others would be better suited to be White House press secretary. Read More »

Trump administration to issue new Syria sanctions

U.S officials have unequivocally blamed the Syrian government for the chemical attacks, in which the use of the nerve agent sarin is suspected. It's one of the largest sanction actions in US history. During the Obama administration, the United States in July 2016 sanctioned people and companies for supporting the SSRC, and on January 12, the U.S. Read More »

Exxon Mobil 'seeks waiver' from Russian Federation sanctions

Treasury placed on Russia, Rosneft and Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin in the wake of Russia's invasion of Ukraine and seizure of Crimea. The Trump administration rejected Exxon Mobil's request to resume an oil drilling project in Russian Federation that is now blocked by United States sanctions, a tangible reminder that American policy toward Moscow has yet to change as much as some observers in both countries had expected. Read More »

Pence reaffirms U.S.-Australia alliance following spat over refugee resettlement deal

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Pence sought to put any sense of lingering tension to rest during his visit, which included meetings with Turnbull and other government officials at Admiralty House, an official residence with spectacular views of the Sydney Opera House. Mr. Pence was speaking on the final leg of a 10-day tour of the Asia-Pacific region that had already taken him to South Korea , Japan and Indonesia . Read More »

Faye Dunaway speaks on Oscar's best picture fiasco

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Faye Dunaway is finally speaking about the Oscars moment that rocked Hollywood when she and Warren Beatty mistakenly announced the wrong victor for Best Picture. "I mean, I thought he was stalling", Dunaway said. "Warren's like that, he kind of holds the power - a dramatic pause!" Damien Chazelle's La La Land was originally announced as the victor for the Best Picture Oscar in February, but in a shocking twist, it was Barry Jenkins' powerful coming-of-age story Moonlight that won after ... Read More »

New Orleans Begins Confederate-Monument Removal

Workers wore bulletproof vests and scarves over their faces. Workers wore helmets and flak jackets as police watched from the top of a nearby vehicle park during the operation. The city council authorized the monuments' removal in 2015, calling them a public nuisance. Not only was the move to erase the historical monument guarded by police protection, but the identities of the workers who were involved in hauling away the monument were obscured. Read More »

François Hollande votera Emmanuel Macron — Présidentielle

Mais dans la réalité? A droite, Jean-Pierre Raffarin, ex-soutien d'Alain Juppé, a jugé "trop facile de trouver un bouc-émissaire" en la personne de François Fillon. Au lendemain du premier tour de l'élection présidentielle, les deux candidats sortis victorieux des urnes se sont lancés pleinement dans la campagne d'entre-deux-tours. Read More »

Nearing 100-day mark, Trump says milestone not 'meaningful'

This is death that's involved, ' because people could have been killed. On Wednesday, Trump is expected to sign an executive order which enables the president to designate federal areas of land and water as national monuments to protect them from drilling, mining and development. Read More »

United States will honour refugee deal with Australia: Mike Pence

Turnbull echoed the sentiments, saying: "The eyes of the world are on Beijing". Mr Pence told reporters he had reassured Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull that the United States would hold up its share of the agreement struck by the Obama administration, even if the USA did not "admire" the deal. Read More »

BC Greens would raise taxes, run deficits

The Green party platform forecasts operating deficits in the second and third years of a four-year mandate with a $216-million surplus in the final fiscal year. "The B.C. Liberals are touting B.C.'s economic success, yet the benefits of our economy have been concentrated at the top, while the life has become increasingly more unaffordable for ordinary people". Read More »

Legal jobs among those cut as 457 visa is axed

The wideranging shake-up to the citizenship test which will also include strict new English language requirements. Australia has announced major changes to its citizenship laws, making it tougher for foreign nationals to become Australian citizens. Read More »

Aaron Ramsey wants FA Cup glory for Arsene Wenger

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Speculation has been rife that this could be Wenger's last season as Arsenal manager. In that system (3-4-3), there are players who are good. It's good for the collective. "Bad results, well it's up to us to see what we can do on the pitch to get results". "This victory has allowed us to regain confidence and keep calm, even if not everything was flawless". Read More »

Marine Le Pen steps down as head of France's National Front party

The French stock markets rose on Monday morning, and the euro jumped to its highest level since November against the dollar as investors bet against the chances of Le Pen winning. Tajani says Le Pen's goal of leaving the European Union is a poor choice because "to remain in isolation is a bad solution". "It will be done at the expense of the ordinary workers, and that is why we support Emmanuel Macron". Read More »

Turkey's Erdogan to meet US President Trump on May 16-17

Turkey's Justice Minister says the Constitutional Court and Council of State will reject opposition's appeal for the annulment of the vote. He tweeted, "applications against the High Electoral Board's decisions can not be taken to any court or authority, including the Council of State and the Constitutional Court". Read More »

Jon Ossoff's campaignThe Democrats fall just short in Georgia

Even though the Georgia 6th is wealthier and better-educated than most congressional districts, a win here could provide Democrats with a blueprint to take control of Congress in 2018's mid-term elections. Swint predicts a "dogfight" during the eight-week runoff, with both parties pouring millions of dollars into the race. "We all have to rise above it, that it is about the district that has a long legacy of Republican leadership". Read More »

Marlins fall two outs shy of combined no-hitter against Mariners

His two-run single erased a one-run deficit in the second inning, and his two-run double fueled a four-run fourth that boosted the lead to 8-4. Had they achieved the feat, the Marlins would have become the first team to throw a combined no-hitter since the Philadelphia Phillies did so on September 1, 2014, according to ESPN Stats & Info. Read More »

Lawyer of United passenger now represents passenger in American Airlines incident

Tony Fierro , a Dallas resident who can be seen leaving his window seat to defend the woman and confront the flight attendant, talked with local media about the incident. "What we see on this video does not reflect our values or how we care for our customers", the airline said in a statement , adding that the passenger and her family were upgraded to first class for the remainder of their global trip. Read More »

Sanders, Perez try to jumpstart Kentucky Democrats

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Democratic Party chair Tom Perez and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders headed to Louisville Tuesday night for the second stop of their week-long "Come Together and Fight Back" tour . Bernie Sanders speaks to supporters in Mesa on April 21, 2017. But some Democrats don't agree, and Sanders' appearance at a rally for Mello at Baxter Arena sparked a national debate about whether the party needs to focus on progressive policies and reject Democratic politicians like Mello who are opposed to ... Read More »

Trump greets freed Egyptian-American prisoner in welcome video

It all seems like something that would make Steve Bannon and Alex Jones' heads explode. Trump sent a US government aircraft to Cairo to bring Hijazi and her family to Washington , D.C. Aya Hijazi , an Egyptian-American aid worker, meets with President Donald Trump in the Oval office of the White House in Washington , Friday, April 21, 2017 . Read More »

Roadside Bomb Kills Six Soldiers In Somalia's Puntland

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Fighters affiliated with the Islamic State are a relatively new and growing threat in Somalia, where the al- Qaida-linked al-Shabab extremist group has been entrenched for years. Galgala is located some 40 kilometers from Bosaso, the capital of the Bari region in Puntland state. Sheikh Abdiasis Abu Musab, al-Shabaab's military operations spokesman, told Reuters the group had carried out the attack and that some troops had died while others were injured. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8+ sales to outperform Samsung Galaxy S8

The Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus together with the Gear VR with controller are already available in the market. Although, IHS has not specified it, chances are that the most expensive components in the Galaxy S8 are likely to be the processor and the screen. Read More »

Grizzlies even series with Spurs at 2 apiece

The Grizzlies overcame another postseason personal best from Kawhi Leonard, who had 43 points. But Conley, who had 11 points in the fourth, answered with a floater in the lane with 4.5 seconds left to tie the game at 96. "I don't think we will be having a discussion about how much money he (Conley) is worth", Fizdale said. Gibson has done a little bit of everything since coming to the Thunder. Read More »

Doctors to keep George HW Bush in hospital a few more days

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McGrath said doctors determined he had a mild case of pneumonia which has been treated and resolved. The 41st president has been receiving treatment at Methodist Hospital for more than a week now. It was the president's third trip to the hospital in 2017. In January, Mr Bush was hospitalised for more than two weeks after developing pneumonia. Read More »