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World Media Korean Leaders Agree to New September Summit in Pyongyang
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With that in mind, Moon said only when "complete denuclearization " and "peace" are established on the Korean Peninsula, "economic cooperation can be carried in earnest". North Korea wants economic concessions after each step of the denuclearization process. The North has urged the United States to end the sanctions , saying it had made goodwill gestures, including a moratorium on nuclear and missile tests, the dismantling of a nuclear site, and the return of the remains of some USA ...

World Media Calgary ranks fourth in The Economist's list of most livable cities
Author: 0 Calgary ranks fourth in The Economist's list of most livable cities

Every city is assigned a rating of relative comfort for over 30 qualitative and quantitative factors across five broad categories: stability , healthcare , culture and environment , education , and infrastructure . In fact, three Australian cities entered the top 10 while another three came from Canada . According to the survey, major finance cities like London and New York City are victims of their own success.

World Media China 'likely training for strikes' on U.S. targets
Author: 0 China 'likely training for strikes' on U.S. targets

Report says People's Liberation Army has rapidly expanded bomber operating areas for likely strikes against the U.S.; Jennifer Griffin reports on the details. The Pentagon report said Chinese President Xi Jinping's signature infrastructure policy, the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), served to encourage countries to fall into line with China's ambitions.

World Media Pakistan denies charges of aiding Taliban in Afghanistan's Ghazni attack
Author: 0 Pakistan denies charges of aiding Taliban in Afghanistan's Ghazni attack

The president held talks with senior security officials and governor of Ghazni who was reportedly out of the country when the city came under attack last Friday. Sima was in the front row of the classroom in the single-room building where the explosion occurred. "Gen Bajwa, you signed a document with us and told me repeatedly in our conversations over the phone that when the elections (in Pakistan ) are over you will pay attention to it".

World Media Kim Jong Nam's Alleged Malaysian Murderers in Defence Phase
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They risk death penalty under Malaysian laws if found guilty of the murder . Four North Koreans also charged in the killing have fled Malaysia. But a judge on Thursday ruled that the actions of the two women - which were captured on security camera footage - were enough to infer that they had meant to kill him.

World Media Vatican finally breaks silence on sex abuse bombshell
Author: 0 Vatican finally breaks silence on sex abuse bombshell

The Vatican on Thursday lamented the sexual abuse within the Catholic Church uncovered in a Pennsylvania investigation, calling it "criminally and morally reprehensible", The Associated Press reported. Its leader, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Texas, has said the Church is facing a "spiritual crisis". The Pennsylvania grand jury's recommendations include eliminating the criminal statute of limitations for child sexual abuse and lengthening the window for victims to bring civil lawsuits.

World Media Demolition of Babri Masjid: Here’s what Atal Bihari Vajpayee said
Author: 0 Demolition of Babri Masjid: Here’s what Atal Bihari Vajpayee said

Mr Vajpayee , the BJP's tallest leader, was admitted to hospital on June 11 with a kidney tract infection and chest congestion. Khan in a statement said that Vajpayee was a prominent political personality of the sub-continent. The PTI chief stated that there could be political differences between the two countries, however, the desire to establish peace existed on both sides of the border.

World Media Turkey has done enough to repair ties with U.S. -foreign minister
Author: 0 Turkey has done enough to repair ties with U.S. -foreign minister

Lavrov noted that United States sanctions, including those against Turkey, undermine all principles of global trade. For his part, Lavrov said that the US' "unlawful and illegitimate" sanctions policy can not last for long. "Of course our desire is the total lifting of visas", the minister said. "It's impossible for us to accept these sanctions and threats". We should have a common strategy with Russian Federation and other powers, identify and eliminate terrorists.

World Media Former CIA Officials Oppose Trump's Security Clearance Moves
Author: 0 Former CIA Officials Oppose Trump's Security Clearance Moves

Senator Mark Warner , a Democrat from Virginia, announced Friday on Twitter that he planned to introduce an amendment "to block the president from punishing and intimidating his critics by arbitrarily revoking security clearances". After Trump yanked Brennan's security clearance, Brennan said Trump's "claims of no collusion" are " hogwash ". In an interview with NPR's All Things Considered , Hayden said the decision was purely political, and that the White House had revoked Brennan's ...

World Media Trump worked with Russians and now he’s desperate — Former CIA director
Author: 0 Trump worked with Russians and now he’s desperate — Former CIA director

Trump's statement was dated July 26 - three days after the White House first said the President was considering the move - in an initial version released by the White House. Prior to that, Brennan served for more than two decades as a career Central Intelligence Agency official. The statement came shortly after the president unleashed a Twitter tirade against Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal for making similar statements about the revocation, calling the Democratic politician a "fake ...

World Media Colorado husband arrested in deaths of wife, 2 little girls
Author: 0 Colorado husband arrested in deaths of wife, 2 little girls

Police said they will not disclose the location of where the bodies were recovered, but said they were located closed to the other body whom officers strongly believe is Shanann Watts . "He mentioned putting the house up for sale; him and Shanann had spoke about doing that", she told Denver7 Thursday. Cindy DeRossett told the station Watts appeared to be upbeat during the conference.

World Media Pakistani lawmakers gather to elect Imran Khan as PM
Author: 0 Pakistani lawmakers gather to elect Imran Khan as PM

He and his Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party campaigned on promises to end widespread graft while building an "Islamic welfare state". Former Indian cricket star Navjot Singh Sidhu on Friday arrived in Pakistan to a warm welcome to attend the oath-taking ceremony of prime minister-elect Imran Khan , who had brought the 92' World Cup home.

World Media Former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies
Author: 0 Former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies

Vajpayee cited Sonia Gandhi's as evidence of the Indian democracy's vibrancy, reported the Hindu . Prime Minister Narendra Modi, several ministers and top BJP leaders were present as Mr Vajpayee's body, in a glass casket draped in the national flag, was carried into the building by soldiers.

World Media Trump slams media as 'opposition party' while papers defend free press
Author: 0 Trump slams media as 'opposition party' while papers defend free press

Throughout his campaign and after he was elected, Trump has regularly derided the media, labelling them as " fake news " and calling them the " enemy of the people ". "To label the press "the enemy of the people" is as un-American as it is unsafe to the civic compact we have shared for more than two centuries". "It will provide Trump with circumstantial evidence of the existence of a national press cabal that has been convened exclusively to oppose him", Shafer said.

World Media South Korea's Moon Jae-in to meet Kim in Pyongyang
Author: 0 South Korea's Moon Jae-in to meet Kim in Pyongyang

Earlier, in April, North and South Korea agreed to sign a peace treaty formally later this year, ending the 65-year old war between the two countries. On Sunday, a North Korean propaganda website blamed Seoul's "blind obedience" to US-led sanctions for what it called the failure to make progress since Moon and Kim met on the border in a blaze of publicity in April.

World Media European Union seeks safe harbor for ship carrying 141 rescued migrants
Author: 0 European Union seeks safe harbor for ship carrying 141 rescued migrants

The Aquarius , rented by the SOS Mediterranee NGO and managed in partnership with Doctors Without Borders (MSF), was at the centre of worldwide spat in June when Italy and Malta both refused to lot it dock. The ship, he said, had a foreign crew and was now in Maltese waters, flying a Gibraltar flag. The humanitarian groups said the Aquarius is adrift between Italy and Malta, and awaiting instructions.

World Media Rain fury devastates Kerala, Cochin International Aiport completely submerged
Author: 0 Rain fury devastates Kerala, Cochin International Aiport completely submerged

The flood situation worsened in Kerala on Thursday with the public transport system virtually collapsing in many parts of central Kerala after the Southern Railways and Kochi Metro suspended their operations due to floods. Kochi airport, one of the busiest in the country, handles 42 domestic arrivals and 37 departures every day. The Kerala Chief Minister's Office said they are releasing water whenever it reaches the highest storage level.

World Media Air Quality Alert issued for Snohomish County starting Monday night
Author: 0 Air Quality Alert issued for Snohomish County starting Monday night

DEQ extended an existing advisory in Jackson and Josephine counties and portions of Klamath County where bad air quality is expected through the weekend. Unhealthy: People with respiratory or heart disease, the elderly, and children should avoid any outdoor activity; everyone else should avoid prolonged exertion.

World Media Alex Jones Suspended for 'Inciting Violence — Twitter CEO
Author: 0 Alex Jones Suspended for 'Inciting Violence — Twitter CEO

Twitter has struggled to articulate a clear stance in recent weeks as its counterparts, starting with Apple , removed Jones' content in rapid succession. "I don't know. We have found that it does have the potential to. impact and change behavior", Dorsey said. But Dorsey did state that the first priority of Twitter is to "to put the safety of individuals first in every single thing that we do, and we need to enforce our rules and also evolve our rules around that".

World Media First transgender governor nominee picked in Vermont
Author: 0 First transgender governor nominee picked in Vermont

Hallquist will the Democratic primary in Vermont , CNN projects, becoming the first transgender gubernatorial nominee for a major political party, a breakthrough of both substantial and symbolic importance for LGBTQ Americans, in particular the trans community, which has for so always been shut out of the highest levels of elected office.

World Media Trump Threatens Canada With Auto Tariffs If NAFTA Talks Fail
Author: 0 Trump Threatens Canada With Auto Tariffs If NAFTA Talks Fail

Adam Austen, a spokesman for Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland, who is leading NAFTA trade talks for Canada , said the minister was in regular contact with her Mexican and USA counterparts. "News reports suggest that important advances took place in the critical auto-sector rules of origin, covering minimum national/regional content specifications, and wages in Mexico".

World Media FBI Fires Peter Strzok, Agent Removed From Russia Investigation Over Trump Texts
Author: 0 FBI Fires Peter Strzok, Agent Removed From Russia Investigation Over Trump Texts

Strzok's attorney, Aitan Goelman, criticized Bowdich's decision to fire his client and claimed that it was outside the bounds of normal disciplinary protocol for Federal Bureau of Investigation agents. Goelman said that the deputy director "departed from established precedent by firing" Strzok. It is a total Hoax. "No Collusion, No Obstruction - I just fight back!" the president wrote on Twitter.

World Media White House Doubles Down On Omarosa's 'Lack Of Character'
Author: 0 White House Doubles Down On Omarosa's 'Lack Of Character'

In a statement Sunday night, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders slammed Manigault Newman for making the recording and discussing it on television. Meanwhile, Maggie Haberman at the New York Times quotes Trump as calling Manigault-Newman a "lowlife." In her book, Unhinged , a copy of which was first obtained by the Guardian ahead of its publication next week , Manigault Newman insisted that tapes did exist, but did not say she heard them, or that she had heard Trump use the ...

World Media Turkish President Rails Against ‘War’ on Turkish Economy
Author: 0 Turkish President Rails Against ‘War’ on Turkish Economy

President Trump's discarding of the Iran nuclear deal is a point of contention, as well, as almost half of Turkey's oil imports come from Iran, meaning new sanctions against Iran come back and hurt the Turkish economy as well. " President Erdogan's strengthened powers under the new presidential system have made it increasingly uncertain whether policymakers will be able to act to stabilize the economy", William Jackson, the chief emerging markets economist at Capital Economics in ...

World Media Taliban fighters storm Afghanistan's Ghazni, seize parts of city
Author: 0 Taliban fighters storm Afghanistan's Ghazni, seize parts of city

All shops in the city were closed due to the fighting. Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid said in a statement hundreds of fighters captured several strategic sites within the city and killed more than 140 Afghan soldiers. general said on Wednesday. Muhammad Radmanish, a spokesman for the ministry of defence, said 27 Afghan soldiers were killed and five wounded. A spokesman for President Ashraf Ghani said the Taleban had suffered heavy casualties in the onslaught and confirmed the air ...

World Media 1600 people evacuated due to flash floods in the south of France
Author: 0 1600 people evacuated due to flash floods in the south of France

More than 400 firefighters and gendarmes, many sent in from other regions, helped in the evacuations, using helicopters to spot campsites and occasionally to perform rescues. British campers are among those recovering in emergency shelters after they were rescued from holiday parks and campsites wrecked by the bad weather.

World Media NASA launches historic probe to 'touch Sun'
Author: 0 NASA launches historic probe to 'touch Sun'

Liftoff took place from Space Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in the USA early on Sunday. In reality, it should come within 3.83 million miles (6.16 million kilometers) of the Sun's surface, close enough to study the curious phenomenon of the solar wind and the Sun's atmosphere, known as the corona, which is 300 times hotter than its surface.

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