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Trump sides with Saudis, other Arab nations against Qatar

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U.S. officials believe the crisis may have been prompted by Russian hackers, accusing them of breaching Qatar's state news agency and planting a fake news report , according to CNN . "So good to see the Saudi Arabia visit with the King and 50 countries already paying off", Trump said in a morning tweet, in reference to his trip to Riyadh last month. Read More »

Philippine Troops Find Stash of Banknotes as Fighters Pull Back

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They have snipers and their positions are well-defended". Officials say they have no idea how many civilians are being held hostage by the gunmen, but a Catholic priest, the Rev. He said that, days before seizing the city of 200,000 people, the militants had placed supplies in mosques and madrasas, or Islamic religious schools. Read More »

Pittsburgh, graduate transfer at odds over move to UNC

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Per NCAA rules, this is supposed to enable Johnson to be able to transfer to another program and play immediately. A redshirt sophomore last season with two years of eligibility remaining, Johnson had also considered Kentucky, Arizona, Oregon and UCLA before ultimately committing to the Tar Heels. Read More »

Obama says Paris climate agreement still has a chance

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The former president at the Montreal's Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, urged his audience to resist a global trend toward nationalism. MONTREAL - The Paris climate agreement still has a chance despite the "temporary absence of American leadership", Barack Obama said Tuesday, adding that he was cheered that US states, cities, corporations and others have chose to carry on with the Paris commitments. Read More »

Injured Harrington to miss St Jude Classic

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Designed by Ron Prichard with input from Hubert Green and Fuzzy Zoeller, TPC Southwind features undulating fairways and many lakes, streams and ponds. That includes a seventh place finish past year. Noh missed the cut at the AT&T Byron Nelson and withdrew after one round at the Dean & DeLuca Invitational, but finished T22 at the Players and T5 at the Wells Fargo Championship this season. Read More »

Man held at Heathrow Airport over Manchester Arena bombing

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Ismail Abedi, 23, was arrested in the street in Chorlton on Tuesday May 23, the day after the terror attack on Manchester Arena which killed 22 people including seven children. On Monday evening, Abedi's older brother Ismail was also released. Detective Chief Superintendent Russ Jackson said "Abedi made repeated trips to and from this car " during those four days, "and we believe he was taking items from the vehicle to help assemble the device". Read More »

Trump criticizes London's mayor, again

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The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack. Jon Favreau, Mr Obama's top speech writer, wrote of Mr Trump's second Khan-related tweet: "This is the most disgusting lie and he is just an bad human being". On Sunday, Mayor Sadiq Khan told the BBC there was " no reason to be alarmed " by the sharp increase of police on the streets. "This vigil shows the people that did this that they can not divide us", he said. Read More »

Israeli joy at Trump visit, but substance lacking

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Back in Jerusalem - Trump laid a wreath at Israel's Holocaust Memorial and delivered a pre-departure keynote address punctuated by Israel-support, a push for Palestinian-Israeli peace and assurances of his administration's position on Iran. Read More »

GOP health bill a far cry from Trump promises

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House lawmakers passed their version May 4, and President Trump is growing impatient with Congress' inability to deliver on his repeal promises, even suggesting that Senate Republicans scrap the filibuster to nudge his agenda forward. Fifty-one percent said it fulfilled some pledges. Individuals were also asked how the replacement would change their current health care conditions. Read More »

Arab nations cut ties with Qatar, saying it backs terror

It can also turn to the sea and import goods like food that used to come over its now-closed land border with Saudi Arabia , albeit at a higher cost. Significantly, two member countries, Kuwait and Oman, have declined thus far to follow the Saudi-Bahraini-Emirati lead in breaking diplomatic ties with Qatar. Read More »

UK's May and Corbyn questioned by public on TV show

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He responded by saying that "the idea of anyone ever using a nuclear weapon anywhere in the world is utterly appalling and terrible". The dominant topics of discussion would be nuclear weapons, Trident, his dealings with the IRA and the Labour manifesto. Read More »

Palestinian President voices commitment to two-state solution

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With U.S. President Donald Trump's first state visit to Israel , officials here rejoiced not in what was said, but in what wasn't. "You, First Wife, First Family, First Lady Melania Trump, your family and your delegation, you've shown a great commitment to Israel's future and to its security", the Israeli leader said. Read More »

Drugs score big wins against lung, prostate, breast cancers

Those with the most advanced form of the disease, about 5,000, could see their life expectancy jump from 3.5 years to seven years on average. The conference was expected to draw as many as 30,000 oncology professionals. Androgen Deprivation Therapy (ADT) alone or with Docetaxel in Non-castrate metastatic Prostate Cancer (GETUG-AFU 15): A randomized, open-label, phase 3 trial. Read More »

Scott joins bipartisan group of governors leading on climate change

The group has been organized by former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg, the U.N. Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change. Over the weekend, leaders in Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Oregon, Rhode Island, and Vermont announced they would join the alliance . Read More »

Afghanistan Blames Haqqani Network in Pakistan for Deadly Kabul Bombing

Jan Mohammad, Zamarai's brother, said Zemarai died alongside nine of his fellow guards who worked for a private security company. ISIL has claimed responsibility for several recent bombings in the Afghan capital, including a powerful blast targeting an armored North Atlantic Treaty Organisation convoy that killed at least eight people and wounded 28 on May 3. Read More »

Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege for Comey testimony - NY Times

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Here's the lowdown on each of them before it's time for popcorn - 10 am on Thursday June 8 is the Comey testimony. Since Trump fired him, however, "he doesn't have that authority or power over James Comey anymore". We're thankful for your support in every way . "It's taking up a great deal of time ". Warner says, however, that Robert Mueller, who was appointed special counsel in the FBI's investigation into Russian election meddling and the Trump campaign, will have to first agree ... Read More »

Top Trump aide exits as wider White House overhaul expected

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David Sanger , National security correspondent, The New York Times; author, "Confront and Conceal: Obama's Secret Wars and Surprising Use of American Power". Scandal, schm-andal. That's how Jared Kushner was dealing with rising questions about his ties to Russian Federation on his first day back at the White House. Read More »

Goldman Sachs attacked for "strengthening the brutal repression" in Venezuela

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That is roughly 31 cents on the dollar, reports the Wall Street Journal . The New York-based investment bank, Goldman Sachs Group Inc , brought into the focus by Venezuelan protesters and politicians in New York argued to Maduro, who said as per the deal the company was provided the cash-strapped government hundreds of millions of dollars when it badly-wanted hard currency. Read More »

Putin: Russian meddling "fiction" invented by Democrats

President Donald Trump, who has claimed to have wide support among LGBTQ communities, has yet to join the world leaders calling on Putin to address the reports of violence against gay and bisexual men in Chechnya. Mr Putin, seemingly unfazed during the conference in Versailles , later vehemently denied any suggestion that Russian Federation sought to influence the election speaking to reporters in Paris. Read More »

Ariana Grande Manchester benefit concert: How to help

Braun went on to recall a recent conversation he had with Grande after the attack. "We want to thank you all for joining us", Mr Braun said. "She left 5 minutes early because she was exhausted", Laura said of her daughter, who was dressed in an Ariana Grande t-shirt. Read More »

May's lead widens ahead of June 8 election - ORB poll

May claimed wages in the NHS had increased, to which a man in the audience shouted that there had been a real-term salary drop of 14 per cent since 2010, adding: "So don't tell us we're getting a pay rise". The British Prime Minister said she recognised the hard work people did in the health service but said her party had taken the difficult decision of enforcing pay restraint. Read More »

Report car hits pedestrians on London Bridge, some said hurt

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One witness told the BBC she saw a speeding white van veering into pedestrians at London Bridge. The force initially said they were also responding to a reported third incident, in the Vauxhall area of London. And then there were nearly hundreds of people coming inside. That's NPR's Frank Langfitt reporting from London. We need the Travel Ban as an extra level of safety! "I said to the guy in my cab I was going to try to hit him, I was going to ram him". Read More »

Putin: 'Don't worry, be happy' as Trump ditches climate deal

Putin's sky-high domestic popularity is built on his self-styled image as a man who can restore Russian Federation to its former glory. Putin also sounded off Friday about USA scrutiny of meetings between Trump's team and Russia's ambassador to the United States. Read More »

Pop star Ariana Grande visits fans at Manchester hospital

It will air from 6.55pm BST to 10pm BST on Sunday June 4. Proceeds will go to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund to support families and victims of the terror attack. Never seen Jaden so happy! Coldplay , Katy Perry , Pharrell , Justin Bieber , Miley Cyrus , Niall Horan and Take That will also take the stage. Read More »

Clinton jokes covfefe 'a hidden message to the Russians'

When asked for clarification, the failed presidential candidate replied: "I mean it was bankrupt, it was on the verge of insolvency, its data was mediocre to poor, nonexistent, wrong". She lost the election because the Russians and certain "forces in this country" conspired to deprive her of election victory. Even with that last-minute October surprise, Clinton said she still believed she was going to win - and that perhaps that was why the warnings about Russia's involvement seemed to fall ... Read More »

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI)

The stock decreased 4.31% or $0.83 during the last trading session, reaching $18.42. About shares traded. Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI) has risen 13.09% since June 1, 2016 and is uptrending. Heartland Advisors Inc owns 700,000 shares or 0.2% of their U.S. portfolio. 5,230 are owned by Mitchell Mcleod Pugh And Williams Inc. Riggs Asset Managment Inc owns 650 shares or 0.03% of their United States portfolio. Read More »

Hizbul Mujahideen attacks Army convoy in JK: 2 jawans killed, 4 injured

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He claimed that four soldiers were killed and seven others were critically injured. The Srinagar-Jammu highway has also been closed for traffic, following the terrorist attack. This is the first major attack by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir after the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat alias Abu Zarar last month. Read More »

'Peace Is A Choice,' Trump Says During Appearance With Palestinian Leader

Instead, Trump has pitched himself as a "mediator, an arbitrator or a facilitator" to help both sides to reach a lasting peace settlement and has resisted stating must-have aspects of such a deal. "And (Trump) really does want to work together with Israel in countering the threat from Jihadist Islam". He said that while Abbas condemned Monday's attack in Manchester , "if [the attacker] had been Palestinian, the murderer's family would have gotten a payment". Read More »