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Utah Man Kurt Cochran Among the Dead in London Attack

Utah Man Kurt Cochran Among the Dead in London Attack President Donald Trump paid tribute to Cochran on Twitter, describing him as a "great American" . A Utah man celebrating his 25th wedding anniversary in London was among those killed in Wednesday's attack outside the U.K. Colleagues of Mrs Aysha Frade, who was run down and killed while on her way to pick up her two children, said the 43-year-old was "loved" and would be " deeply missed ". [Full Article...]

Egypt's Mubarak free to go home for 1st time since 2011

Egypt's Mubarak free to go home for 1st time since 2011 The 88-year-old leader ruled Egypt for 30 years but was overthrown after an 18-day revolt that began on January 25, 2011. Mubarak has already served a three-year sentence for embezzling state funds allocated for maintaining presidential palaces, but time he had spent in detention in connection with the murder charges was subtracted from it. [Full Article...]

US, Israel Talks on Settlement Policy 'Inconclusive,' White House Says

US, Israel Talks on Settlement Policy 'Inconclusive,' White House Says Greenblatt's visit to Israel and any purported United States demands of Israel in talks regarding the settlements are false", the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity. A statement from the defense team called for the charges against them to be dismissed, as "the indictment is based on [the] testimony of a soldier who retracted his mistaken claims" and said that the soldiers were att... [Full Article...]

NCAA Tournament 2017, Baylor vs South Carolina: Highlights, score and recap

NCAA Tournament 2017, Baylor vs South Carolina: Highlights, score and recap You feel it in the locker room. That commitment has a very good chance of paying off in Madison Square Garden this weekend. He's just a great player. The whole team will be trying to stop him. And we're going to continue listening to coach and we're going to let coach lead us and we're going to follow him into whatever. [Full Article...]

High drama for GOP lawmakers on healthcare vote

The contents of the House legislation remained in flux as GOP leaders sought to find additional votes among conservatives. If Republicans can't agree on repealing and replacing a health care law they loathe, what can they agree on? Trump, faced with a growing fallout from the FBI investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and his presidential campaign, was hoping that a d... [Full Article...]

French minister resigns over daughters' parliamentary jobs

French minister resigns over daughters' parliamentary jobs The scandal echoes one of presidential candidate Francois Fillon, who has seen his voter base diminish since allegations surfaced that he hired his wife and paid her for work she did not do. The Elysee presidential office said the junior foreign trade minister, Matthias Fekl, would replace Le Roux. The controversy follows similar press revelations in January that also brought a judicial investig... [Full Article...]

Meals on Wheels does, in fact, show results

Meals on Wheels does, in fact, show results While Meals on Wheels is a nonprofit organization and not a federal program , it quickly became one of the focal points of the projected effects of President Trump's recent proposal, earning the name "Starvation budget" among the Congressional Progressive Caucus. [Full Article...]

T&T bans Brazilian meat imports: Products still on shelves

T&T bans Brazilian meat imports: Products still on shelves Sales for internal consumption in Brazil are not affected. Over the past year, the current government prioritized trade relations with China, and Brazilian producers ramped up export to the country accordingly over the past few months. Chile has also suspended all meat imports . Secretary for Food and Health: We are very concerned about the quality of imported meat and poultry product... [Full Article...]

Martin McGuinness: NI Assembly recalled to remember former minister

Martin McGuinness: NI Assembly recalled to remember former minister Politicians and others have been giving their reaction to Mr McGuinness' death, as have those who lost loved ones or were injured in the IRA campaign. He resigned from the role and as leader of Sinn Fein earlier this year, partly in protest over how the Unionist DUP handled a failed renewable energy scheme which went millions of pounds over budget, but also because of ill health. [Full Article...]

Rebels launch second Damascus attack in three days

Rebels launch second Damascus attack in three days In Damascus , AFP quoted Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights as saying: "There was a big blast at dawn, most likely due to a vehicle bomb attack by the rebels against a regime position between the districts of Jobar and Qaboun". [Full Article...]

Rex Tillerson to Miss Next NATO Meeting

Rex Tillerson to Miss Next NATO Meeting The U.S. State Department says South Korea and Japan are both "vitally important" allies and there shouldn't be "too much emphasis" on the choice of words Secretary of State Rex Rex Tillerson used to describe the two countries during his visit last week. [Full Article...]

Pope begs forgiveness for church's role in Rwanda genocide

Pope begs forgiveness for church's role in Rwanda genocide An estimated 800,000 people were killed in the African country in 1994 when Hutu extremists targeted members of the Tutsi population and other government opponents. Four Catholic priests were in 2001 indicted by the defunct UN International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda for their role in the genocide. The Catholic Church in Rwanda a year ago publicly apologised for the actions of some Catholics a... [Full Article...]

Eight parcel bombs addressed to European officials and businesses found

Monday's discovery came after letter bombs were sent in recent days to the German Finance Ministry and the Paris office of the International Monetary Fund, where a small explosion injured one person. Conspiracy of Fire Nuclei, which is considered a terror organisation by Washington, sent mail bombs to foreign embassies in Greece and to European leaders in 2010. [Full Article...]

9/11 victims and bereaved family members sue Saudi Arabia

9/11 victims and bereaved family members sue Saudi Arabia Families of about 800 9/11 victims and 1,500 first responders and other survivors are joining the suit , filed by aviation firm Kreindler & Kreindler. It was only previous year that pages of declassified documents established a long-suspected link between the Saudi government and the terrorists who carried out the attack, and in September, Congress overrode then President Barack Obama's veto to... [Full Article...]

Tomi Lahren of 'The Blaze' suspended on abortion views

Tomi Lahren of 'The Blaze' suspended on abortion views Her much-commented-upon absence will not be due to the number of factually inaccurate , blatantly bigoted rants she's unleashed on air, but rather because of what conservatives are perhaps construing as a missed opportunity to rant: Lahren has publicly voiced her support of abortion rights . [Full Article...]

Man shot dead after attack at Paris Orly airport

Man shot dead after attack at Paris Orly airport Two people have been detained on suspicion of involvement in providing a weapon to a Frenchman who was shot to death after attacking soldiers guarding Paris' Orly airport. "My son was not a terrorist". Belgacem's father, brother and cousin voluntarily went to the police after the incident on March 18, and were released the next day. [Full Article...]

Idea Cellular merger: 12 things you need to know about Vodafone

Idea Cellular merger: 12 things you need to know about Vodafone However, vodafone will have the sole right to appoint the chief financial officer. British telecom company Vodafone's Indian unit on Monday announced a merger with Idea Cellular, a local company, creating India's largest telecom operator, with around 400 million customers. [Full Article...]

Intel documents offer no evidence of spying on Trump Tower

Intel documents offer no evidence of spying on Trump Tower Richard Burr (R-N.C.) and Mark Warner (D-Va.) said in a joint statement, providing no other details. The US Justice Department on Friday said it delivered documents to congressional committees responding to their request for information that could shed light on President Donald Trump's claims that former President Barack Obama ordered US agencies to spy on him. [Full Article...]

Philippines ranks 72nd in world happiness index

Philippines ranks 72nd in world happiness index While Australia stayed relatively stable, the United States slipped from 13to 14 place. "They also include countries afflicted by internal and external conflicts or still trying to recover from past economic, political and civil disruptions". [Full Article...]

Malaysia says Kim body embalmed to halt decomposition

Malaysia says Kim body embalmed to halt decomposition Malaysia said Tuesday that the body of Kim Jong-Nam has been embalmed to stop it decomposing, as it lies unclaimed in a Kuala Lumpur morgue a month after his assassination. The workers were employed in mines and construction sites in the state. Kim also had on a beaded bracelet and a Patek Philippe watch-a brand of which his North Korean half-sibling Kim Jong Un is a known fan . [Full Article...]


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