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World Media Evacuation order lifted for residents affected by Buffalo Fire in Summit County
Author: 0 Evacuation order lifted for residents affected by Buffalo Fire in Summit County

The Badger Creek Fire in southern Wyoming exploded in size. The Buffalo Mountain blaze is one of at least six wildfires burning throughout the state. "We're sad that the forest is closed, but there are a handful of people who just don't get it and walk away from their campfire", said Debbie Packard, who works at the Canon Del Rio resort and spa in Jemez Springs, N.M., in the Santa Fe National Forest .

World Media Saudis, UAE vow to protect civilians in Yemen
Author: 0 Saudis, UAE vow to protect civilians in Yemen

Yemeni forces backed by a Saudi-led coalition launched an assault on Wednesday, June 13, to recapture the port city of Hodeida, which has been controlled by the Iran-allied Huthi rebels along with the capital Sanaa since 2014. Iran's Foreign Ministry condemned an ongoing Saudi-led military attack on Yemen's western port city of Hudaydah, voicing concern about deterioration of the humanitarian crisis in the war-stricken country.

World Media After U.S. Fighter Jet Crashes Into Ocean, Base Grounds Fleet
Author: 0 After U.S. Fighter Jet Crashes Into Ocean, Base Grounds Fleet

He is reported to have a broken leg, but is otherwise safe. The F-15, belonging to the US Kadena Air Base , crashed at around 6.25am about 80km south of Naha, the prefectural capital of Okinawa, during training, they said. "Accidents of USA military aircraft are occurring repeatedly", he said, according to the Kyodo news agency. The jet was flying out of the United States military facility of Kadena Air Base in Okinawa.

World Media SCOTUS Rules on Ohio Voter Purge - Cortney O'Brien
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A. Philip Randolph Institute , was taken to the high court after the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of OH resident Larry Harmon, who'd been removed from the state's registered voters list. Stuart Naifeh, senior counsel at Demos, which led the legal team challenging Ohio's voter-removing practice, cautioned against other states seeing the ruling as green light to engage in similar voter purging efforts.

World Media N.Korea summit to be held as planned
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The envoy, General Kim Yong-chol, hand-delivered a letter from the North Korean leader to President Trump. After the meeting, which lasted more than an hour, Trump walked Kim out of the White House and they continued to speak and posed for a photo before Kim got into a black SUV and departed.

World Media Greece, Macedonia Settle Long-Simmering Name Feud
Author: 0 Greece, Macedonia Settle Long-Simmering Name Feud

Due to Greek opposition to its northern neighbor sharing a name with a Greek province, Macedonia has been recognized by the United Nations and other global organizations as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia . "It will help to consolidate peace and stability across the wider Western Balkans", he said. Zaev said he will put the deal to a vote in a referendum, while the Greek parliament will consider ratification before the end of the year.

World Media Naperville officer rescues toddler running on Route 59
Author: 0 Naperville officer rescues toddler running on Route 59

Police in IL released video showing the moment an officer stopped to save a young boy he saw running on the side of a busy road. At one point in the video, a large truck passes just a few feet from the boy, who appears to veer toward the center lane of traffic.

World Media Hundreds more migrants heading to Italy as Aquarius diverted to Spain
Author: 0 Hundreds more migrants heading to Italy as Aquarius diverted to Spain

Macron's office said Tuesday that France doesn't want to "start a precedent" that would allow some European countries to breach worldwide laws and rely on other EU member states to take in migrants. His party's spokesman Gabriel Attal went further, told Public Senat TV that "the line of the Italian government is nauseating". Crew aboard the Diciotti began disembarking passengers in Catania's port early Wednesday.

World Media Show of solidarity after Donald Trump attacks Justin Trudeau on Twitter
Author: 0 Show of solidarity after Donald Trump attacks Justin Trudeau on Twitter

How so? Trudeau said at a news conference at the end of a tense Group of Seven summit that U.S. tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminium were "kind of insulting", because Trump cited national security to erect them. Kudlow further called Kim as "crazy nuclear tyrant" as he urged the other members of G8 to support Trump. While foreign policy issues such as North Korea do not usually have much bearing on the polls, Mr Trump's outburst against Nato allies, the European Union and Canada ...

World Media Putin would be ready to host G7 in Moscow
Author: 0 Putin would be ready to host G7 in Moscow

He said a meeting could take place as soon as the United States was ready and that many European countries had offered their help in making it happen. The state-run Ria Novosti news agency quoted Kosachev as saying the sanctions were meaningless "except as an attempt by the radical wing of American politics to use all means to assert USA exclusivity in the modern world".

World Media Kim summit: Interpreters have massive role to play in talks like these
Author: 0 Kim summit: Interpreters have massive role to play in talks like these

As for Kim, the head of a Communist autocracy regularly participates in regime propaganda created to obscure the nation's crippling poverty and other woes. Critics said the mere fact of the meeting meant Trump was legitimising Kim - whose regime is accused of widespread human rights abuses. Alluding to the North's concerns that giving up its nuclear weapons could surrender its primary deterrent to forced regime change, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters that the USA was prepared ...

World Media Korean-Canadian community torn over Trump-Kim summit
Author: 0 Korean-Canadian community torn over Trump-Kim summit

Earlier, Trump and Kim held a historic summit in Singapore and committed the United States and North Korea to establishing new bilateral relations and building a lasting peace on the Korean Peninsula. Trump, who starred on NBC's reality show "The Apprentice" before entering politics, told reporters he was "not concerned at all" that the film could be used as propaganda, adding, "We could use that video for other countries".

World Media Kim invites Trump to visit Pyongyang as North hails 'radical switchover'
Author: 0 Kim invites Trump to visit Pyongyang as North hails 'radical switchover'

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un became on June 12 the first sitting United States and North Korean leaders to meet, shake hands and negotiate to end a decades-old nuclear stand-off. Both Seoul and USA military commanders in the South indicated they had no idea the announcement was coming, and analysts expressed immediate concern.

World Media Primary Elections in Nevada, Four Other States Tuesday
Author: 0 Primary Elections in Nevada, Four Other States Tuesday

Polls open at 6 o'clock Tuesday morning and will close at 7 p.m. While Democrats here helped Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton win the state in 2008, 2012 and 2016-and the party completed a takeover of both chambers of the statehouse in 2016-Nevada has kept most top constitutional statewide offices in Republican hands.

Author: 0 Tearful Dennis Rodman says he 'took bullets' for Kim friendship

In the era of peak post-truth, Rodman , Trump, & Kim raised the proverbial violins aboard a sinking ship of falsehoods and lies. On his decision to travel to Singapore for the summit , Rodman said he was not in it for the money. I couldn't even go home. "I think that I brought awareness to a lot of things around the world and I think North Korea has given a lot of people the opportunity to do this conference now and I hope it's a success".

World Media Somalia's Al Shabaab Claims Attack in Which US Soldier Died
Author: 0 Somalia's Al Shabaab Claims Attack in Which US Soldier Died

Major Hussein Ali, a Somali military officer told Reuters the attack took place at a military base just outside the town of Kismayu in Southern Somalia. "We also injured four USA soldiers", Abdiasis Abu Musab, al Shabaab's military operations spokesman, told Reuters on late Friday. Friday's attack on the U.S.

World Media Illegal immigrant pizza worker's deportation temporarily blocked by judge's ruling
Author: 0 Illegal immigrant pizza worker's deportation temporarily blocked by judge's ruling

Villavicencio, who worked at Nonna Delia's pizzeria, an hour away by auto in Queens, produced a city identification card, but the official told him he wanted to see a state driver's license, Chica said. Cuomo said on Thursday that he spoke by phone with Chica to express his "deep frustration with the federal government's assault on New York's immigrant families".

Author: 0 Trump's G7 Communique U-Turn Destroys Partners' Trust - German Foreign Minister

Trump and the White House are upset that Trudeau told reporters that Canada would stand firm when it came to new US tariffs and "not be pushed around". Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said it was wrong for Trump to pull out of the joint G7 communique that would have showed solidarity with America's best allies.

World Media Afghan Taliban announces Eid ceasefire for first time
Author: 0 Afghan Taliban announces Eid ceasefire for first time

It's the first time the militants have made such an offer, which comes days after the government declared its own ceasefire . The ceasefire, the first offer of its kind, will begin either on Friday or Saturday, as Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, falls on one of these days.

World Media What We Know About That Ex-Senate Staffer's Leaks To Reporters
Author: 0 What We Know About That Ex-Senate Staffer's Leaks To Reporters

He has served as lead counsel in various national security cases, including the representation of a former House Intelligence Committee staffer accused of leaking classified information to the media. "Ms. Watkins did not disclose the personal nature of her relationship early on in her tenure, and she was managed accordingly thereafter". The indictment alleges Watkins and Wolfe spoke on the phone for about seven minutes shortly after the piece was published.

World Media Trump torpedoes G7 united front as summit ends
Author: 0 Trump torpedoes G7 united front as summit ends

According to BBC, Canada, the U.S., the U.K., France, Italy, Japan, and Germany agreed on "free, fair, and mutually beneficial trade", as well as, the importance to fight protectionism. Despite the photo's lionization of Ms. Merkel, it was Mr. Trudeau who would soon feel Mr. Trump's erratic wrath. He said USA representatives will examine the tariffs on automobiles coming into the country and bemoaned the Canadian tariffs that affect American companies and farmers.

World Media Israel Angry over Argentina’s Cancellation of Football Match
Author: 0 Israel Angry over Argentina’s Cancellation of Football Match

At least 129 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire since then, the majority as they approached the border fence where troops have orders to use lethal force to prevent any infiltration attempts. -APP Protesters pledged to continue raising voice for rights of oppressed Palestinians. This would flood Israel with millions of refugees, effectively turning it into an Arab state.

World Media Group photo masks underlying tension at G-7 summit
Author: 0 Group photo masks underlying tension at G-7 summit

President Donald Trump , Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and France's President Emmanuel Macron stand together for a family photo with the other leaders of the G-7 summit in the Charlevoix city of La Malbaie , Quebec , Canada, June 8, 2018.

World Media Dems: North Korea must prove nukes undone to lift sanctions
Author: 0 Dems: North Korea must prove nukes undone to lift sanctions

The US President said the goal for the summit is denuclearising the Korean Peninsula, although the full agenda for the summit is yet to be announced. Bolton has never expressed much hope for a summit between Trump and Kim Jong Un , and now a growing chorus of experts think he may have tried to sabotage the summit .

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