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World Media Donald Trump rushing to sell Saudi Arabia nuclear technology
Author: 0 Donald Trump rushing to sell Saudi Arabia nuclear technology

Evidence shows that Flynn described himself as an "advisor" to IP3-"a private company that has assembled a consortium of US companies to build nuclear plants in Saudi Arabia". Concern has already mounted about the prospective deal following the October 2 murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi . Saudi Arabia has said it wants nuclear power in order to diversify its energy sources and help address growing energy needs.

World Media Three MPs quit Tory party to join Independent Group
Author: 0 Three MPs quit Tory party to join Independent Group

Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd said it was a "great shame to have lost the commitment and undeniable talent" of the three MPs, while MP Nicky Morgan said the party "should regret losing three talented women from the Conservative Party ".

World Media Chuck Schumer among Democratic lawmakers on Coast Guard officer's hit list
Author: 0 Chuck Schumer among Democratic lawmakers on Coast Guard officer's hit list

Lt. Christopher Hasson , 49, was arrested last week at his home in Silver Spring, MD . But soon afterward authorities discovered that the man was far more unsafe than had initially been thought. Authorities said Hasson harbored extremist views for years. "The defendant is a domestic terrorist , bent on committing acts unsafe to human life that are meant to affect government conduct".

World Media Trump Has Been Workshopping 2020 Nicknames, But His First Is Old
Author: 0 Trump Has Been Workshopping 2020 Nicknames, But His First Is Old

However, Trump's tweet followed a report by The Associated Press that the president was workshopping nicknames for the 2020 Democratic candidates. Whether he succeeds in his quest for the nomination or falls short a second time , Americans are most definitely going to feel "Bern'd". "I think he is a pathological liar - every day, he is telling one lie or another".

World Media Trump's firing of FBI head Comey triggered probe — Ex-FBI official
Author: 0 Trump's firing of FBI head Comey triggered probe — Ex-FBI official

McCabe made the revelation during an interview with 60 Minutes that is scheduled to air in the U.S. on Monday (NZT). McCabe was sacked by then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions past year, just one day before he was set to retire. McCabe's recitation of events as inaccurate and factually incorrect", the Justice Department said in a statement. Meanwhile, Sen. Lindsey Graham, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, vowed on Sunday to investigate whether the top officials at the ...

World Media Judge imposes gag order on Trump confidant Stone
Author: 0 Judge imposes gag order on Trump confidant Stone

She noted that Stone, who enjoyed a lucrative career as a political consultant, "fully understands the power of words and the power of symbols". "There will not be a third chance". "I did post it", Stone replied. Stone is represented by Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based attorneys Bruce Rogow , Grant Smith of StrategySmith, and Robert Buschel of Buschel & Gibbons.

World Media Saudi crown prince says terrorism is a common concern with India
Author: 0 Saudi crown prince says terrorism is a common concern with India

Importantly, the two sides also "underlined the importance of comprehensive sanctioning of terrorists and their organisations by the UN", in what seems a veiled reference to Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar. Affirming that the menace of extremism and terrorism threatens all nations and societies, the two sides rejected any attempt to link this universal phenomenon to any particular race, religion or culture.

World Media Trump says he expects great progress at summit with Kim
Author: 0 Trump says he expects great progress at summit with Kim

Bolton has maintained a reserved stance on developments surrounding North Korea's denuclearization. "Withdrawing is not the subject of the discussion", the official told reporters during a press briefing. The officials noted that punishing USA sanctions would remain in place to give North Korea an incentive to move. Senior US officials are in Hanoi now negotiating with a North Korean delegation ahead of the summit.

World Media New York Times Investigates The Hell Out Of Stuff [Satire — KLAVAN
Author: 0 New York Times Investigates The Hell Out Of Stuff [Satire — KLAVAN

McCabe was sacked in March of past year by Sessions after the Justice Department's inspector general concluded he had lied to investigators about his interactions with the media. "The deputy attorney general never authorized any recording that Mr. McCabe references". The discussions raised questions about whether the president was willing to offer pardons to influence their decisions about whether to plead guilty and cooperate in the Mueller investigation.

World Media Venezuela seals border with Brazil
Author: 0 Venezuela seals border with Brazil

Guaido set out in a convoy of vehicles to personally pick up USA aid being stockpiled on the other side of the Colombian border, defying Maduro's military to stop him. Maduro accuses the Trump administration, which recognizes Guaido and has levied crippling sanctions against the Venezuelan government, of seeking to force his ouster.

World Media Vatican confirms it has secret rules for children of priests
Author: 0 Vatican confirms it has secret rules for children of priests

There are no official estimates of how many such children exist. "I can confirm that these guidelines exist", Vatican spokesman Alessandro Gisotti told The New York Times . Nevertheless the Catholic Church has refused to budge from its longstanding tradition. Pope Francis will receive bishops at the Vatican this week to discuss worldwide revelations of sexual abuse in the Church, which have hurt the institution's credibility.

World Media North Carolina Republicans Admit To Suppressing The Black Vote
Author: 0 North Carolina Republicans Admit To Suppressing The Black Vote

The race wasn't certified, leaving the country's only congressional election without a declared victor. The elections board is expected to either declare a victor or order a new election after the hearing. The operative, Leslie McCrae Dowless Jr., was called to testify Monday, but his attorney refused to put him on the stand without legal protection against prosecution for events he described.

World Media British backpacker and pal go missing from family beach
Author: 0 British backpacker and pal go missing from family beach

Walkers found the belongings at about 6.30am (7.30pm GMT Sunday), and officers soon located their rental vehicle in the beach's auto park. Mr Neville said two of the men's friends, who were in Sydney at the time of their disappearance but were due to meet up with them, had travelled to Port Macquarie to support the search.

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Author: 0 " "Statue of WWII sailor kissing nurse vandalized with "#MeToo"

It's believed the incident occurred on Monday, February 18, 2019, between the mid-afternoon and evening hours, however, it is unknown exactly what time ", local police said in a released statement. The incident came a day after the sailor, George Mendonsa, died . It seems like the act of vandalism was possibly fueled by the fact that Mendonsa did not get Friedman's consent before planting a kiss on her lips.

World Media Saudi FM shuts down Indian journalist, refuses to condemn Pakistan
Author: 0 Saudi FM shuts down Indian journalist, refuses to condemn Pakistan

His Royal Highness appreciated consistent efforts made by Prime Minister Modi since May 2014 including Prime Minister's personal initiatives to have friendly relations with Pakistan . In an interview with a private Indian channel, the minister maintained, "How can we condemn Pakistan when we don't have the evidence before us yet?" "It did not.

World Media Fire kills dozens in centuries-old Bangladesh district
Author: 0 Fire kills dozens in centuries-old Bangladesh district

About 50 people, including children, were also injured and admitted to nearby hospitals, Al Jazeera reported. The fire broke out at a chemical warehouse on the ground floor of a four-storey building named Hazi Wahed Mansion behind a Mosque in Old Dhaka's Chawkbazar area and the flames then quickly spread through four other buildings nearby, including a community centre, fire officials said.

World Media Civilians evacuated from IS enclave
Author: 0 Civilians evacuated from IS enclave

But none of the lorries had departed by nightfall, according to Reuters news agency. The spokesman said foreigners were among those who left the pocket, but did not say where they were from, or if they were civilians. It proclaimed the creation of a "caliphate", imposing its brutal rule on nearly eight million people and generating billions of dollars from oil, extortion, robbery and kidnapping.

World Media U.S. says it will not readmit Alabama woman who joined Isis
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President Trump quickly followed up with a tweet, taking credit for the rebuke. Trump said in a post on Twitter that he had directed the secretary of state "not to allow Hoda Muthana back into the Country!" A young woman born in the United States who joined the Islamic State four years ago does not qualify for citizenship and has no legal basis to return to the country, the US secretary of state announced today.

World Media Eighth MP jumps ship in crisis for UK Labour
Author: 0 Eighth MP jumps ship in crisis for UK Labour

They wrote: " Brexit has redefined the Conservative Party - undoing all the efforts to modernise it". Labour deputy leader Tom Watson said the incident made "a farce of the proceedings and is not how the modern Labour Party should conduct its affairs".

World Media Trucks prepare to evacuate last civilians from Syrian IS enclave: SDF source
Author: 0 Trucks prepare to evacuate last civilians from Syrian IS enclave: SDF source

Nearly eight years into a conflict that has killed more than 360,000 people, SDF-held areas and the northwestern Idlib region remain beyond government control. Trump shocked allies in December by declaring the pullout of roughly 2,000 U.S. troops who had been assisting local forces in Syria against IS, whose sole remaining territory is half a square kilometer (one-fifth of a square mile) in eastern Syria.

World Media Chicago Police: Actor Jussie Smollett charged with felony
Author: 0 Chicago Police: Actor Jussie Smollett charged with felony

Mr Smollett's lawyers have not yet responded to the development. Guglielmi said on Sunday detectives were attempting to speak with Smollett again to follow up on his initial report of an attack on January 29. On Tuesday, the brothers were about to testify before a grand jury when a last-minute call to the prosecution from Smollett's lawyers postponed their appearances, according to the local CBS News affiliate .

World Media Trump To Sign Order Creating Space Force
Author: 0 Trump To Sign Order Creating Space Force

Estimates are expected to be included in the 2020 budget proposal that Trump is set to deliver to Congress next month, however. Vice President Mike Pence makes comments at an Oval Office signing ceremony for Space Policy Directive 4 , alongside President Donald Trump and officials including Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson, acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan, Air Force Gen.

World Media Trump urged acting attorney general to put ally on hush payments probe
Author: 0 Trump urged acting attorney general to put ally on hush payments probe

The president soon soured on Mr. Whitaker, as he often does with his aides, and complained about his inability to pull levers at the Justice Department that could make the president's many legal problems go away. Whitaker remains at the Justice Department for now, serving as an adviser to the Associate Attorney General, the Justice Department's No. 3 post, which is currently being filled on a temporary basis by Jesse Panuccio.

World Media Putin Warns US Against Deploying New Missiles in Europe
Author: 0 Putin Warns US Against Deploying New Missiles in Europe

Speaking during his annual state of the nation address today, Mr Putin said that if U.S. missiles that could "reach Moscow within ten to twelve minutes" were placed in Europe , then the Kremlin would be "required to envisage both a mirrored and asymmetric response".

World Media Trump nominates successor to one-time head of Russia probe
Author: 0 Trump nominates successor to one-time head of Russia probe

McCabe is making the TV rounds in promotion of his new new book " The Threat: How the FBI Protects America In the Age of Terror and Trump ". McCabe added: "We needed to know what we would do if Director Mueller was suddenly fired and his team was disbanded, and what we needed to do in that circumstance was to be able to take our cases back and continue those investigations".

World Media May, Juncker to meet again on Brexit Wednesday
Author: 0 May, Juncker to meet again on Brexit Wednesday

May needs to convince eurosceptics in her Conservative Party that the backstop will not keep Britain indefinitely tied to the European Union, but also that she is still considering a compromise idea agreed between Brexit supporters and pro-EU lawmakers.

World Media Trump Administration Demands California Pay Back Over $2 Billion for Bullet Train
Author: 0 Trump Administration Demands California Pay Back Over $2 Billion for Bullet Train

In the address , Newsom confirmed his plans to scale back the high-speed rail project, which was expected to take passengers from San Francisco to Los Angeles in less than three hours. "I can't recall of any precedent", said Art Bauer, a longtime state Senate Transportation Committee staffer who was deeply involved in the early planning on the high-speed rail.

World Media Skiers buried in avalanche at popular Swiss resort
Author: 0 Skiers buried in avalanche at popular Swiss resort

Roughly half of the 920-yard avalanche made a direct hit across the ski slope, he said. Valais police tweeted that more information will be provided as the situation develops. "The second hypothesis is it was a spontaneous avalanche due to climatic conditions, and in that case it will be a question of determining responsibilities and problems of security", she said.

World Media Timeline: SNC-Lavalin and Jody Wilson-Raybould
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Others, including Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, called the news "sad" but vowed things will continue as before. Wilson-Raybould has not commented on the matter, citing solicitor-client privilege. Wilson-Raybould posts a long letter outlining her record as justice minister and noting that a great deal of work remains to be done toward reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples.