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World Media Biden hires strategist Symone Sanders, adds diversity to bid
Author: 0 Biden hires strategist Symone Sanders, adds diversity to bid

Biden , 76, a longtime US senator who served two terms as then-President Barack Obama's No. 2, announced his bid in a video describing the high stakes of the race to take on Republican President Donald Trump in next year's election. Elizabeth Warren holding a rally in Salt Lake City last week. "If it's a ceiling, his candidacy could fall apart quickly". While setting up a montage video containing some of the often-played gaffes from Biden's past, Fox & Friends host Ainsley Earhardt ...

World Media Image Of New Zealand PM Hugging Mourner To Be Painted On Silo
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The Duke of Cambridge will attend the 11am Anzac Day service at the Auckland War Memorial this morning. He will also pay his respects to those affected by the mosque attacks during the visit. It left more than 10,000 Australian and New Zealand servicemen dead and failed in its military objectives, but gave rise to commemorations of the courage and close friendship that bind the two countries.

World Media Mexico 'Not Doing Nearly Enough' to Block Migrants
Author: 0 Mexico 'Not Doing Nearly Enough' to Block Migrants

President Trump is irate over reports of National Guard troops being stopped at gunpoint by Mexican military at the southern border. Still clad in their camouflage uniforms, the remaining handful of gunmen drove out of the Sunland Park, New Mexico, encampment after two months spent detaining thousands of illegal migrants.

World Media Wales, Scotland, NI see warmest Easter Sunday
Author: 0 Wales, Scotland, NI see warmest Easter Sunday

Tonight (Friday) will be a calm and dry night with fog patches which will give way to a dry warm day on Saturday with spells of warm hazy sunshine. The warm weather is caused by high pressure, according to the Met Office. But though Easter Monday 2019 was warm for the time of year, the temperatures still had some way to travel to beat the warmest Easter holiday ever with a measurement of 29.4C in Camden Square, London in 1949.

World Media Democrats are warming to the idea of felons voting from prison
Author: 0 Democrats are warming to the idea of felons voting from prison

And I say to those people, by the way, if you don't have the guts to participate in free and fair elections, you should get another job and get out of politics . In addition to hearings that "build on the Mueller report and fill in its gaps, not jump straight to an up-or-down vote on impeachment", a commission like the one created after the 9/11 attacks is necessary because "the president of the United States has proved himself unwilling to defend our nation from a clear and present danger", ...

World Media Kim, Putin to meet Thursday in Russia's Far East
Author: 0 Kim, Putin to meet Thursday in Russia's Far East

There are some indications that the meeting will be held in the far-eastern port of Vladivostok, not too far from Russia's border with the North. "It's time to have the summit, particularly [with] the view of the potential forthcoming third summit between Kim and Trump perhaps this year", he told the ABC.

World Media Spark cautiously optimistic as United Kingdom allows Huawei into 5G
Author: 0 Spark cautiously optimistic as United Kingdom allows Huawei into 5G

Tom Tugenthat MP, chairman of the Commons' Foreign Affairs Committee, on the other hand, was not so sure. The Daily Telegraph newspaper first reported the Huawei decision. Australia, which shares intelligence with the United Kingdom, banned Huawei from supplying all 5G equipment last August. Tugendhat also told the Today programme that it's not as simple as just saying we won't let them do the important bits, since 5G is an "internet system that can genuinely connect everything, and ...

World Media Boeing takes $1bn hit on 737 Max in wake of fatal crashes
Author: 0 Boeing takes $1bn hit on 737 Max in wake of fatal crashes

Excluding certain items, Boeing said its core earnings fell to $1.99 billion, or $3.16 per share, in the quarter ended March 31 from $2.51 billion, or $3.64 per share, a year earlier. Analysts surveyed by FactSet expected $3.19 per share on revenue of $22.94 billion, and both of those forecasts had been reduced considerably in the past month.

World Media Parents charged with murder after Illinois boy found buried in shallow grave
Author: 0 Parents charged with murder after Illinois boy found buried in shallow grave

The body of missing IL five-year-old Andrew "AJ" Freund has been found buried in a shallow grave near his home and both his parents, Andrew Freund Sr . Both now face multiple murder and battery charges in his death. Because the charges resulting from this investigation are based largely on evidence recovered, we will not be providing any further details in an effort to protect the integrity of the criminal prosecution.

World Media Brexit limbo points to election misery for Tories
Author: 0 Brexit limbo points to election misery for Tories

The joint executive secretary of the backbench Tory 1922 Committee told BBC Radio 4's Today programme that the "severe problems" over Brexit meant Mrs May had to go "as soon as possible". "We determined there should not be a rule change to remove the 12 month period of grace during which a second confidence vote can not be held", Graham Brady, the committee's chair, told reporters after the meeting.

World Media Oil adds to gains as OPEC said cautious in offsetting Iran sanctions
Author: 0 Oil adds to gains as OPEC said cautious in offsetting Iran sanctions

USA officials showed little inclination to allow wiggle room, not even allowing the delivery of oil already purchased. Japanese refineries earlier put a halt on imports of Iranian oil after buying 15.3 million barrels between January and March ahead of the expiry of their sanctions waiver, according to industry sources and data on Refinitiv Eikon.

World Media N Korea slams Bolton for ‘stupid remarks: KCNA
Author: 0 N Korea slams Bolton for ‘stupid remarks: KCNA

The report said Kim described its development as one "of very weighty significance in increasing the combat power of the People's Army". "The design indexes of the tactical guided weapon, whose advantages are appreciated for the peculiar mode of guiding flight and the load of a powerful warhead, were perfectly verified at the test-fire conducted in various modes of firing at different targets", KCNA claimed.

World Media Association of Churches in Israel: Shocked by the Sri Lanka bombings
Author: 0 Association of Churches in Israel: Shocked by the Sri Lanka bombings

Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said at least 207 people were killed and 450 wounded. The floor was littered with a mixture of roof tiles, splintered wood and blood. No group or individual has claimed responsibility for the attack. Rupavahini, the national Sri Lankan news network, has shown footage of police apprehending at least two people at the housing complex in Dematagoda where the eigtht explosion happened.

World Media Dogs Confiscated From Home of Woman Suspected of Dumping Puppies
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Deborah Sue Culwell , 54, was captured on security footage throwing seven puppies into a bin at the back of an auto parts store in Coachella , in the USA state of California, on April 18. "His actions were humane and heroic ". According to reports, Deborah allegedly tossed a plastic bag of seven, three-day old puppies into the trash and never looked back.

World Media Easter: APC tasks Christians on love, unity
Author: 0 Easter: APC tasks Christians on love, unity

So it's a big deal that we celebrate that the tomb is empty, that Jesus died on the cross, that he didn't stay dead but that he's out of the grave, " said lead pastor Gerad Strong. Catholic Bishop of Lafia Diocese in Nasarawa state, Most Rev. Matthew Audu, has called on Christians to strive to save lives and not join in destroying them.

World Media Trump Reportedly Complained to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey About Losing Followers
Author: 0 Trump Reportedly Complained to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey About Losing Followers

He has accused Twitter and other tech companies of restricting the visibility of prominent U.S. Republicans, though he has not provided evidence to back up the claim. regarding [Twitter's] platform, and the world of social media in general". However, shortly after the meeting ended, Trump tweeted a photo and expressed a more positive tone from his earlier complaints.

World Media Death toll rises to 359 in Sri Lanka bombings, more arrested
Author: 0 Death toll rises to 359 in Sri Lanka bombings, more arrested

In the wake of the Sunday attacks, there has been a mass security deployment to try and prevent further incidents and to reassure the country that the authorities are in control. We believe one of the suicide bombers studied in the United Kingdom, and [then] later on in Australia", he said. Authorities have blamed a local Islamic extremist group called National Towheed Jamaar, whose leader, alternately known as Mohammed Zahran or Zahran Hashmi, became known to Muslim leaders three years ago ...

World Media Whole Foods to debut 'Royal Addition Cheese' upon royal baby's birth
Author: 0 Whole Foods to debut 'Royal Addition Cheese' upon royal baby's birth

But regardless of whether the two collectively wrote it or just one of them did, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's choice to publicly comment on Louis's birthday Instagram helps put royal feud rumors to bed. Ragland left her home in the View Park-Windsor Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles to fly to be by Meghan's side for the birth. "Because we all want to enjoy this royal baby with them, but I think everybody completely understands their decision".

World Media $768M Wisconsin Powerball winner ‘pretty much felt lucky’
Author: 0 $768M Wisconsin Powerball winner ‘pretty much felt lucky’

Manuel Franco, of West Allis, said he was sorting through $10 worth of quick-pick tickets after the March 27 drawing and thought he had checked all his tickets. "It was awesome, my heart started racing.I screamed for five to ten minutes", he said. I left work that day, i remember hearing that day "Powerball victor Wisconsin".

World Media The case for and against impeaching Trump
Author: 0 The case for and against impeaching Trump

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. Mr Cummings, who chairs the powerful Oversight and Reform committee, issued the subpoena to the president and the Trump Organization's accountancy firm Mazars USA last week.

World Media Saudi Arabia Executes 37 Nationals on Charges of Terrorism
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia Executes 37 Nationals on Charges of Terrorism

It was the largest mass execution in Saudi Arabia since early 2016, when 47 people were put to death , also on terror-related charges. The attack was claimed by the Islamic State group. State-run media, such as the Saudi news channel al-Ekhbariya, aired the statement, according to the outlet. Rights group Amnesty International , in a statement, said most of those executed were Shiite men "convicted after sham trials that violated international fair trial standards (and) which ...

World Media 'A good day': Trump claims victory with Mueller report out
Author: 0 'A good day': Trump claims victory with Mueller report out

There was no collusion and no obstruction of the effort to uncover whether there had been. To call what went on in the 24 hours leading up to Attorney General William Barr's Thursday press conference a "feeding frenzy" would be an insult to vultures tearing apart fresh carrion by the roadside.

World Media Elizabeth Warren Wants to End the Student Loan Debt Crisis For Good
Author: 0 Elizabeth Warren Wants to End the Student Loan Debt Crisis For Good

Elizabeth Warren (Mass.) has rolled out another progressive policy initiative: A plan for cancelling most student loan debt while providing universal "free" college to Americans at the cost of $1.25 trillion over 10 years. Progressives cheered Warren's plan to wipe out much of the $1.5 trillion in student debt, which has experienced almost 157 percent cumulative growth in the last 11 years.