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World Media Juncker hopes for EU-Britain Brexit deal in November
Author: 0 Juncker hopes for EU-Britain Brexit deal in November

The engagements come two weeks ahead of the crunch European Council summit in Brussels and amid ongoing uncertainty over whether a Brexit deal can be struck. This is the battleground between the two sides, according to one of the diplomats. He explained that the so-called "Canada+++ deal" was a far-reaching agreement on trade, internal security and foreign policy cooperation, which was "a true measure of respect".

Author: 0 Nordhaus, Romer win Nobel Economics Prize

Romer's research, the academy said, depicts how the collection of ideas sustains long-term economic growth. Nordhaus completed his PhD dissertation at MIT under the supervision of Robert M. In the 1970s, Nordhaus, already alarmed by the threat of global warming, began working on potential solutions. At a press conference announcing the 2018 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.

World Media Shooting attack near illegal settlement leaves 2 Israelis dead
Author: 0 Shooting attack near illegal settlement leaves 2 Israelis dead

Two Israelis were critically injured and later died of their wounds in the attack that took place in an industrial area near the settlement of Barkan in the central West Bank , according to the Israeli Broadcasting Corporation. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned the attack and vowed deal with the "reprehensible murderer" to "the fullest extent of the law".

World Media Who is Craig Coyne? Meet George W. Bush's new son-in-law
Author: 0 Who is Craig Coyne? Meet George W. Bush's new son-in-law

Bush, who also attended the Sunday wedding. The bride wore a custom light ivory Vera Wang wedding dress with spaghetti strap detail and a cowl draped neckline. "Laura and I are so proud of our compassionate, daring, fierce, kind, intelligent, loving daughter. The wedding was officiated by the bride's aunt, Dorothy Bush Koch", stated the family.

World Media 20 people killed after limousine crashes into vehicle, pedestrians
Author: 0 20 people killed after limousine crashes into vehicle, pedestrians

One of the vehicles, a limousine, was carrying members of a wedding party , the New York Times said, citing local reports. In 2014, the latest year with available figures, crashes on the state's highways resulted in $808.1 million in hospitalization and emergency department charges, the Department of Health said on its website.

World Media NK leader expresses belief in 'good program' for 2nd summit with Trump
Author: 0 NK leader expresses belief in 'good program' for 2nd summit with Trump

What did Pompeo and Kim agree to? Pompeo and Foreign Minister Wang Yi highlighted the schism after the chief USA diplomat arrived in Beijing on the final leg of an Asian trip focused on North Korea's nuclear issue. A meeting of top USA and Chinese diplomats in Beijing to discuss North Korean nuclear disarmament has got off to a frosty start. Pompeo replied that it was "important that we listen to each other, work through and find constructive solutions so we can find a good outcome ...

World Media Storm Michael Expected to Hit Florida as a Hurricane Midweek
Author: 0 Storm Michael Expected to Hit Florida as a Hurricane Midweek

The storm rapidly intensified overnight despite shear and should become a Category 3 hurricane before landfall Wednesday, according to the National Hurricane Center forecast. A storm is designated a Category 1 hurricane if it reaches speeds of 74 miles per hour (119 kph) or more , and a Category 3 hurricane at 111 miles per hour (178 kph) or more on the five-step Saffir-Simpson hurricane scale.

World Media Meng Hongwei: Interpol says president resigned amid investigation by China
Author: 0 Meng Hongwei: Interpol says president resigned amid investigation by China

Interpol says a Chinese official who was reported missing has resigned as head of the worldwide police agency. "He did not disappear in France ", a source close to the investigation told Sky News. Xi, China's most powerful leader since Mao Zedong, has overseen a harsh crackdown on civil society that is aimed at squelching dissent and activism among lawyers and rights advocates.

World Media Trump Accuses Soros Of Paying Women To Confront Flake
Author: 0 Trump Accuses Soros Of Paying Women To Confront Flake

The two women confronted Sen. Kavanaugh staunchly denied the allegations, but almost all Senate Democrats voted against his confirmation. On Fox And Friends, Republican senator Chuck Grassley said the protests were "a reflection of the incivility of American society generally".

World Media Collins: ‘I do not believe that Brett Kavanaugh was’ Ford’s assailant
Author: 0 Collins: ‘I do not believe that Brett Kavanaugh was’ Ford’s assailant

The dispute over Kavanaugh has added fuel to campaigning for the midterm elections in November when Democrats will try to take control of Congress from the Republicans . As the Friday morning vote to advance Kavanaugh's nomination unfurled, the mood inside the Senate chamber was tense. Amid partisan fights over the confirmation, three women came forward last month to accuse Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting or harassing them during his high school and university years.

World Media Pompeo heads back to N.Korea with historic deal in play
Author: 0 Pompeo heads back to N.Korea with historic deal in play

North Korean officials who dined with members of Mr. Pompeo's entourage in a separate room said that it would be great if Mr. Trump visited Pyongyang for a second summit meeting with Mr. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, talks with U.S. General Vincent K. Brooks, commander of United States Forces Korea, upon his arrival at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, in South Korea, Sunday, Oct.

World Media Whoops! Toddler shreds more than $1,000 in cash
Author: 0 Whoops! Toddler shreds more than $1,000 in cash

They had been saving up cash to pay Ben's parents back for University of Utah football season tickets. The envelope, labeled "Utah Utes Tickets", contained $1,060 and was placed on a counter as a reminder to deliver it to relatives. "Leo had no idea he did anything wrong", said Jackee, "It felt unfair to get mad and he probably doesn't even know what cash is as we use our credit card for nearly everything".

World Media 'Tremendous victory': Trump celebrates Kavanaugh win
Author: 0 'Tremendous victory': Trump celebrates Kavanaugh win

But his ascent to the Supreme Court was thrown into doubt when university research psychologist Christine Blasey Ford testified that he had sexually assaulted her at a party when they were in high school. "But I'm anxious. I am really anxious that this becomes the new normal, where we find new and even more creative ways to tear one another down". In stressing Kavanaugh's frequent agreement with Judge Merrick Garland on the federal appeals court in Washington, the new justice's backers ...

World Media Pakistan opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif arrested ahead of polls
Author: 0 Pakistan opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif arrested ahead of polls

Sharif was arrested on charges of misusing authority and corruption in the housing scheme during his tenure as the chief minister of Punjab province from 2013 to 2018. However, Shehbaz denied the allegations as "false and baseless" and his counsels opposed the NAB prosecutor's request to send him on a physical remand.

World Media Over 1,000 feared to be missing in Indonesia disaster
Author: 0 Over 1,000 feared to be missing in Indonesia disaster

At least seven cargo planes arrived at Palu airport early Wednesday morning carrying tonnes of aid, some bedecked in the red and white national colors and stamped with the presidential office seal declaring: "Assistance from the President of Republic of Indonesia".

World Media Concern mounts over missing Interpol chief in China
Author: 0 Concern mounts over missing Interpol chief in China

The whereabouts of the businessman have been unknown since he left Interpol HQ in Lyon to travel to China on September 25. France launched its own investigation on Friday morning, according to the judicial official, who wasn't authorized to speak publicly and asked for anonymity.

World Media 2 more quakes hit Indonesia
Author: 0 2 more quakes hit Indonesia

State port operator Pelindo IV said a ship carrying 50 tonnes of supplies, including rice, eggs, noodles, mineral water and baby milk had arrived in Palu on Monday. The Indonesia-based ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance said that more body bags were "urgently" needed as fears grow that decomposing corpses could provide a breeding ground for deadly diseases.

World Media University Of Manchester Bans Traditional Clapping From Union Events
Author: 0 University Of Manchester Bans Traditional Clapping From Union Events

The National Union of Students , which banned clapping in 2015, said, "We should all aspire to improve our public spaces so that all members of society feel comfortable and able to contribute fully". "Nor are we applying this motion to all events held at the Students' Union". The Union holds a huge number of events, including gigs, theatre productions and sport.

World Media Risky selfies killed 259 people in 6 years, report says
Author: 0 Risky selfies killed 259 people in 6 years, report says

The idea of "no-selfie zones" has emerged in an effort to decrease the amount of selfie-related deaths. Risky behaviour caused more deaths and incidents due to selfies than non-risky behaviour. In May, an Indian man was killed while trying to take a selfie next to a wounded bear . Nowhere is that trend more pronounced than in doing risky stunts just to take that selfie or footage to post on your social media or video account for the proverbial 15 minutes of fame.

World Media Susan Collins, Jeff Flake blast Trump for mocking Christine Blasey Ford
Author: 0 Susan Collins, Jeff Flake blast Trump for mocking Christine Blasey Ford

There are facts that she can not remember: "how she got home, how she got there, where the house was, what the date was". I don't remember. Where is the place? 'I don't remember.' How many years ago was it? Media reports Wednesday said the Federal Bureau of Investigation was under constraints from the White House on how far it could go in interviewing witnesses.

World Media Interpol president reported missing after trip to China
Author: 0 Interpol president reported missing after trip to China

Meng Honqwei the president of Interpol has been missing since late September. French police sources told Reuters their investigation was into what is termed in France a "worrying disappearance". He was due to serve until 2020. Amnesty International said Meng's rise to the international office was "alarming given China's long-standing practice of trying to use Interpol to arrest dissidents and refugees overseas".

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