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World Media Out-Of-Control NorCal Wildfire Shuts Down 5 Freeway Through Weekend
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Forest Service. It has destroyed thousands of trees - some 70 feet (20 meters) tall - that could fall onto the roadway, she said. Truckers abandoned big-rigs and motorists screamed in fear as they came dangerously close to an explosive wildfire that shut down about 45 miles of a major California interstate near the OR border that authorities were desperately trying to reopen.

World Media With Trump in crisis, Pence waits in his shadow
Author: 0 With Trump in crisis, Pence waits in his shadow

The President recently referred to the op-ed piece as a "disgrace", saying the New York Times stooped "very low" by publishing the anonymous author. Down Pennsylvania Avenue, House Speaker Paul Ryan said he did not know of any role Congress would have to investigate, though Republican Rep. Mark Meadows of North Carolina, a Trump ally, said the legislative body could take part.

World Media Trump expects 'positive' letter from NKorea's Kim
Author: 0 Trump expects 'positive' letter from NKorea's Kim

Trump later responded by tweeting, "Kim Jong Un of North Korea proclaims "unwavering faith in President Trump.' Thank you to Chairman Kim". South Korean officials who met with Kim this week say they forwarded a message from Trump and that Kim gave them a message to deliver to Trump.

World Media Turkey, Russia seek Idlib consensus in Tehran
Author: 0 Turkey, Russia seek Idlib consensus in Tehran

A USA envoy says Washington has "lots of evidence" that Syrian government forces are preparing to use chemical weapons against rebel-held Idlib province. Turkey had helped raise and train groups within the organisation to fight Assad, but earlier this year co-opted them to oust Kurdish forces from Afrin , just south of its border .

World Media Trump expecting to receive letter from North Korea's Kim
Author: 0 Trump expecting to receive letter from North Korea's Kim

Kim Jong Un of North Korea proclaims "unwavering faith in President Trump". "I think it's going to be a positive letter". The two leaders have traded correspondence as they negotiate over North Korea's nuclear program and Trump has also praised Kim on social media.

World Media Obama rips Trump, GOP in 'state of our democracy' speech
Author: 0 Obama rips Trump, GOP in 'state of our democracy' speech

Barack Obama has delivered a sharp rebuke of Donald Trump's America, attacking his successor by name for the first time in impassioned remarks that denounced "the politics of fear and resentment". "We're supposed to stand up to discrimination". "By the time I left office, household income was near its all-time high, and the uninsured rate hit an all-time low, poverty rates were falling", Obama said.

World Media $545,000 raised for homeless Good Samaritan is 'all gone', says lawyer
Author: 0 $545,000 raised for homeless Good Samaritan is 'all gone', says lawyer

D'Amico has told the Philadelphia Inquirer he spent $500 of the GoFundMe money to gamble because he didn't have his casino card one night, but said he repaid it with his winnings. They said they gave Bobbitt $200,000 and that $150.000 remains in an account established for him. According to WPVI and KYW , McClure and D'Amico had the money they raised on GoFundMe in their personal accounts, Bobbitt's lawyer said.

World Media Trump urges inquiry into anonymous New York Times editorial
Author: 0 Trump urges inquiry into anonymous New York Times editorial

Sources told the Daily Beast that the president "exploded" on Wednesday after reading the op-ed. Donald Trump on Thursday called on the New York Times to reveal the name of the "coward" who wrote an explosive, anonymous article that has plunged his presidency into its worst crisis yet.

World Media Two Injured, Three Killed in Cincinnati Bank Shooting
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The number of potential victims has not yet been confirmed, and it's not clear what the name of the suspect is at this point. Video caught on nearby surveillance cameras would also be made public once cops have screened it, Isaac said. "This is abnormal. No other industrialized country has this level of active multiple shootings on a regular basis", Mayor John Cranley said about the shooting.

World Media Korean officials talk in North's capital to set up summit
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North Korea wants the United States to formally declare an end to the Korean War before it takes any concrete steps to open up or scale back its nuclear program, arguing that such a step is vital to defusing tension on the Korean Peninsula and building trust.

World Media Pompeo, Mattis participate in talks in India
Author: 0 Pompeo, Mattis participate in talks in India

Pompeo said the USA values its relationship with India, and noted "we fully support India's rise". As for what weapons India is looking at purchasing from the US, Director of the US Defense Security Cooperation Agency, Lieutenant General Charlie Hooper, said simply that discussions were underway to sell " many , many systems" to India, according to The Financial Times .

World Media In a First, US to Charge North Korean Spy
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Park, who is believed to be in North Korea, conspired to conduct a series of attacks including the creation of the malware used in the 2017 WannaCry 2.0 global ransomware attack; the 2016 theft of United States dollars 81 million from Bangladesh Bank; the 2014 attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment and numerous other attacks or intrusions on entertainment, financial services, defence, technology and virtual currency industries.

World Media Turkey proposing to evacuate Syrian rebels from Idlib, says report
Author: 0 Turkey proposing to evacuate Syrian rebels from Idlib, says report

Both Erdogan and Rouhani condemned the alleged USA support to rebel groups battling President Bashar al Assad's regime in a conflict that has claimed the lives of at least 5,00,000 people and displaced millions of Syrians , triggering a much larger migrant crisis impacting European nations across the Mediterranean.

World Media Fire guts National Museum
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Firefighters were poised to enter the charred ruins to see what might be salvageable, a fire department spokesman told AFP, adding that it would be unsafe. " Culture is grieving . The country is grieving". Luiz Fernando Dias Duarte, the deputy director, noted another irony: He said museum officials were seeking renovation funds in 2013, at the same time that Brazil was spending millions to build stadiums for the World Cup, which it hosted the following year.

World Media Typhoon kills 9, shuts down airport in Japan
Author: 0 Typhoon kills 9, shuts down airport in Japan

Local trains serving Kobe and Nara as well as Kansai airport remained halted as of 7:55 a.m., West Japan Railway Co. said, while lines in the rest of the region were running reduced services. Toyota Motor Corp said it was cancelling the night shift at some 14 plants. Major beverage maker Kirin Co. suspended production at its brewery in Kobe, according to Kyodo News agency.

World Media Ex-UK PM Tony Blair Denounces Antisemitism in Labour Party
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Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has blamed Jeremy Corbyn's "visceral anti-Western position" for the antisemitism row now gripping the Labour party . Mr Corbyn's position was further weakened when veteran MP Frank Field announced he would not resign as an MP and cause a by-election after leaving the parliament Labour party over the anti-Semitism of the hard left supporters of Mr Corbyn.

World Media Trump escalates attacks on his attorney general
Author: 0 Trump escalates attacks on his attorney general

The president tweeted Monday that the indictments of congressmen Duncan Hunter of California and Chris Collins of NY are imperiling Republican chances heading into November's midterm elections. I may not agree with everything Jeff Sessions believes in, but he certainly deserves credit for hanging in there and taking the Justice Department job serious enough to let Rod Rosenstein do his job.

World Media Russians charged with poisoning ex-spy, daughter in Britain
Author: 0 Russians charged with poisoning ex-spy, daughter in Britain

Britain has blamed Russian Federation for poisoning the Skripals and identified the poison as Novichok , a deadly group of nerve agents developed by the Soviet military in the 1970s and 1980s. London blamed the Russian state for the attack, but Moscow strongly denied any involvement. On July 8, police announce that Sturgess has died, and launch a murder investigation.

World Media United Kingdom prime minister says no, again, to 2nd Brexit vote
Author: 0 United Kingdom prime minister says no, again, to 2nd Brexit vote

Writing in the popular Sunday newspaper, the British Prime Minister said she would not be pushed into compromises over Brexit that weren't in the national interest, seeking to allay fears among some in her Conservative Party that she would cave in to Brussels' demands in negotiations.

World Media In Israel visit, Philippines' Duterte dogged by past rhetoric
Author: 0 In Israel visit, Philippines' Duterte dogged by past rhetoric

Duterte also wants to improve security cooperation with Israel, which has sold the Philippines three radar systems and 100 armoured vehicles, and which Manila is now eyeing for an aircraft deal. Nathaniel Imperial, Ambassador of the Philippines to the State of Israel, said the visit of Duterte "is extremely important". "I will ask them to continue to be our partners for growth, progress and change", he said.

World Media Trump warns Syria, Russia, Iran against Idlib ‘tragedy’
Author: 0 Trump warns Syria, Russia, Iran against Idlib ‘tragedy’

US officials have warned of a potential humanitarian catastrophe as the Syrian government moves in on the last remaining stronghold of Syrian rebels in the northwestern province of Idlib. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov reiterated Russia's position, calling Idlib a "hornets' nest of terrorists". "Our cooperation with Russian Federation now is very important", he said.

World Media Pres. Trump Asserts 'No Political Necessity' To Keep Canada In New NAFTA
Author: 0 Pres. Trump Asserts 'No Political Necessity' To Keep Canada In New NAFTA

The White House had faced a Friday deadline to provide Congress with the necessary 90-day notice that it meant to enter into a new trade agreement with Canada and still have the new NAFTA deal signed by December 1. "Our officials are continuing to work towards an agreement". Outgoing Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto wanted to sign a deal before he left office December 1.

World Media US charges associate of indicted Russian with lobbying violation
Author: 0 US charges associate of indicted Russian with lobbying violation

Patten appeared in court Friday morning before Judge Amy Berman Jackson , the same judge who is handling Manafort's trial which is scheduled to begin next month. Patten was released on his own recognizance but can not travel outside the D.C. area without notifying the court. Patten said that his relationship with Kilimnik-a former officer in Russia's Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU) who worked closely with Trump's campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his deputy, Rick Gates , for over a ...

World Media Trump touts Puerto Rico response as 'fantastic' despite almost 3,000 dead
Author: 0 Trump touts Puerto Rico response as 'fantastic' despite almost 3,000 dead

The latest Puerto Rico figure was derived from comparisons between predicted mortality under normal circumstances and deaths documented after the storm, a number that turned out to be 22 percent higher . "I strongly urge the parties to work together to find temporary housing, or other assistance to the Plaintiffs and other members of the class prior to that date", U.S.

World Media Couple must turn over funds raised for homeless man
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This week, she said there was more than $150,000 left to NBC Today host Megyn Kelly. "This was not his choice and he didn't have any say in the matter", Promislo said. He is such a great guy, and talking to him each time I see him makes me want to help him more and more". According to the couple , Bobbitt was given part of the monies but have refused to release any more.

World Media Meghan McCain paid tribute to her dad, John McCain, with Trump drags
Author: 0 Meghan McCain paid tribute to her dad, John McCain, with Trump drags

Meghan McCain remembered "the love of a father who mentors as much as comforts" and said she came to appreciate how much he suffered and how he triumphed over the years of torture he endured at the hands of his North Vietnamese captors. "Imagine the dashing aviator, who took his aircraft hurtling off pitching decks in the South China seas, kissing the hurt when I fell and skinned my knee", she said.

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