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France's armed forces chief resigns

France's armed forces chief resigns

Macron later told a newspaper that, in the case of a dispute between the head of the armed forces and the president, "it is the chief of staff who will change his position". Damien Abad, a member of the opposition Republicans who sits on the parliamentary defense committee, tweeted that Macron's "excessive authoritarianism led to the resignation". Read More

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King of Saudi Arabia Personally Intervenes in Temple Mount Crisis

King of Saudi Arabia Personally Intervenes in Temple Mount Crisis

Tanzim, the armed faction of Fatah, also announced that Friday prayers will be held in the centers of Palestinian cities and that the sermons be dedicated to the Al-Aqsa mosque and against the new security measures, Ynet reported . Fatah Central Committee Member Jamal Muhaisen said that protest is necessary until the metal detectors are removed. They began reopening it on Sunday, but with metal detectors in place, while security cameras were also being installed in the area. Read More

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Failure to turn on body cameras flouted Minneapolis PD policy

Failure to turn on body cameras flouted Minneapolis PD policy

The Star Tribune identified the woman as Justine Damond , 40, from Sydney . The Bureau also said neither of the officers' body cameras were turned on and "the squad camera did not capture the incident ". In a statement released by Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, the family of the woman - who Minneapolis authorities haven't identified yet - said this is a hard time . Read More

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Delta Publicly Apologizes to Ann Coulter, Will Refund Her $30

Delta Publicly Apologizes to Ann Coulter, Will Refund Her $30

Coulter initiated the exchange by complaining how she was unceremoniously removed from an extra leg room seat (she is six feet tall) for another passenger. "Additionally, your insults about our other customers and employees are unacceptable and unnecessary", Delta added in a follow-up tweet. Predictably, Coulter's fans lined up behind her and her critics defended and even praised Delta . Read More

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Monsoon session of Parliament: Opposition looks to corner government over several issues

Monsoon session of Parliament: Opposition looks to corner government over several issues

Meanwhile, the polling for the President election is underway at the Parliament and the various state Assemblies. Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPM) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Sunday said there are a lot of bills pending in the Parliament and if the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government wants to pass those only on the basis of their majority, then it is not going to happen. Read More

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Police Release Sketch Of Person Believed Connected To Delphi Murders

Police Release Sketch Of Person Believed Connected To Delphi Murders

The person depicted in the sketch is described as a white man with reddish brown hair, standing between 5 feet, 6 inches, and 5 feet, 10 inches, and weighing 180 to 220 pounds. Anyone with information about the murders or the person depicted in the composite sketch, should call the tip line at 844-459-5786. German and Williams were dropped off near the Monon High Bridge Trail near Delphi, but when a family member came to pick them up they weren't there. Read More

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Foul play suspected in disappearances of 4 men in Pennsylvania

Foul play suspected in disappearances of 4 men in Pennsylvania

Authorities had charged DiNardo earlier this year with having a gun despite an involuntary mental health commitment. DiNardo, who the court heard is schizophrenic , is being held on $5 million bail after his second arrest. He was named a person of interest in the disappearances the next day, but he was released from custody after he posted a $1 million bail, 10 percent of which was paid in cash. Read More

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Paris Accord US Commitment Still Alive

Paris Accord US Commitment Still Alive

It has been created to inform Americans on state actions to address climate change , providing updates on the progress made to meet the Paris Agreement targets. A coalition of USA states, cities and businesses have pledged to collaborate on efforts to drive down greenhouse gas emissions in a further signal of defiance against President Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris Agreement. Read More

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China ready to mediate between Pakistan, India

China ready to mediate between Pakistan, India

Importance of India and China to remain engaged through diplomacy was underlined. Referring specifically to the tri-junction politico-military impasse in Doklam involving China , India and Bhutan, Czarnecki said, "On June 16, China's unilateral move to build a motorable road from Dokala in Doklam area towards the Bhutan Army camp in Zornpelri is an illustration of this policy". Read More

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Remains found in search for 4 men; Finocchiaro's body recovered

Remains found in search for 4 men; Finocchiaro's body recovered

Patrick, who attended a Catholic high school for boys with the man authorities consider a suspect, was last seen last Wednesday (Thursday NZT), while the other three vanished on Friday (Saturday NZT). Cosmo DiNardo was being held on $5 million cash bail after he was charged with trying to sell one of the victims' cars. "We have people combing the entire county working on this case and the amount of manpower that we've deployed just at this property is mind-boggling", Weiintraub said. Read More

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Gunman on the loose after killing 3 in Alabama

Gunman on the loose after killing 3 in Alabama

Gardendale Police released a photo of the suspect, identified as 51-year-old white male Kenneth Dion Lever , who has fled the scene and the search for him has already been underway. Lever was held on $100,000 bail in the first case and posted it, being released from York County Prison afterward. The suspect's vehicle is a black 2007 Lincoln Navigator with Florida tag # 689NFN. Read More

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Bills player arrested outside water park for improperly carrying concealed firearm

Bills player arrested outside water park for improperly carrying concealed firearm

The cops approached Washington's auto and arrested him for improperly carrying a concealed firearm since he didn't inform the police beforehand that he had a weapon in his vehicle. While at Ohio State, Washington was arrested for soliciting a prostitute through an online advertisement set-up by police in 2015. Washington later pleaded guilty to the misdemeanor charge and entered a program to have the charge dropped. Read More

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Qatar to seek compensation for Arab blockade

Qatar to seek compensation for Arab blockade

Shoukry briefed the Kuwaiti minister on outcome of the meeting of the foreign ministers of Egypt , Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain , which were held in Cairo. His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and the UK Foreign Minister Boris Johnson discussed on Saturday the latest developments of the GCC crisis and its implications in terms of regional and global stability. Read More

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Trump sides with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, asks Russian Federation to stop being a 'disabling' force

Trump sides with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, asks Russian Federation to stop being a 'disabling' force

He made the comments as he prepares to meet face-to-face for the first time with Russian President Vladimir Putin , who annexed the Crimean Peninsula in 2014, which the US does not recognize. "Poland becomes", a senior White House official told reporters ahead of the address, "in many respects, a symbol and a metaphor for the sacrifices required to preserve a civilization". Read More

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Angelique Kerber Relieved to Reach Wimbledon Fourth Round

Angelique Kerber Relieved to Reach Wimbledon Fourth Round

The top-ranked Kerber has lost her past four matches against Muguruza . However, the 29-year-old showed her pedigree to hold and win the next two games, bringing the set back on serve. "Comparing to the first couple of matches and the last couple of weeks I think this was the most focused I was on the court". The deft Radwanska, the 2012 runner-up to Serena Williams, came back from a set down to beat 19th seed Timea Bacsinszky 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, and now faces eighth seed Kuznetsova who ... Read More

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Patton Oswalt engaged to actress Meredith Salenger a year after wife's death

Patton Oswalt engaged to actress Meredith Salenger a year after wife's death

She died in her sleep and was found dead by Oswalt. "I couldn't bear removing it since April 21st, 2016, but now it felt obscene", he said. Patton Oswalt is tying the knot again. She captioned the post, "It's official". While she's not acting, she works as a mediator in Beverly Hills. When I saw today the news that Patton Oswalt had gotten engaged to actress Meredith Salenger just 15 months after his wife of 10 years passed away, I hoped the Internet doubters and haters would for ... Read More

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Xi, Modi unlikely to meet at G20 due to border row

Xi, Modi unlikely to meet at G20 due to border row

China, which has so far has cited maps, official letters and released pictures to claim Doklam, which it calls Donglong, as its own territory, said the region was never at the tri-junction of India, China, and Bhutan . India's loss at Doklam would also make the other smaller countries in South Asia lose a little bit of confidence in India for help in maintaining their national security and sovereignty in the case of a threat. Read More

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Trump to Putin: Syrian President Assad Can't Have Land Liberated From ISIS

Trump to Putin: Syrian President Assad Can't Have Land Liberated From ISIS

Tillerson in a statement released in Washington late Wednesday said the United States was "prepared to explore" the establishment with Russian Federation of "joint mechanisms" for Syria, now into its sixth year of warfare. Syrian government forces, with the support of Russian Federation, have attacked and bombed civilians, killing and injuring thousands; maintained lengthy sieges on civilian areas; subjected tens of thousands to enforced disappearances and extrajudicial executions; and ... Read More

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Burberry Group plc's (BRBY) "Underperform" Rating Reiterated at Royal Bank Of Canada

The SI to Progenics Pharma Incorporated's float is 11.55%. The expected ADM's profit could reach $341.68 million giving the stock 17.28 P/E in the case that $0.60 earnings per share is reported. Barclays Capital upgraded the stock to "Overweight" rating in Wednesday, March 22 report. The firm earned "Mkt Perform" rating on Tuesday, November 15 by FBR Capital. Read More

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Poll finds more adults in U.S. trust CNN compared to Donald Trump

Poll finds more adults in U.S. trust CNN compared to Donald Trump

The survey also found that a majority of Americans have trust in the intelligence community and the judicial system, but far fewer hold trust in a wide array of other institutions. The figure for Trump was 61 percent. Only intelligence and law enforcement agencies like the CIA and the Federal Bureau of Investigation engender much goodwill, with 60 percent saying they have some degree of trust in them. Read More

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Trump and Merkel to meet ahead of G20 talks

Trump and Merkel to meet ahead of G20 talks

The day before the US celebrates its Independence Day, President Donald Trump is conducting foreign policy with other world leaders by phone. Trump also thanked Gentiloni for Italy's efforts in addressing the Libyan migration crisis. Putin and Trump are to hold their first meeting there. Earlier in the weekend, Mr. Trump had called Chinese President Xi Jinping, and "reiterated his determination to seek more balanced trade relations with America's trading partners", the White House said. Read More

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Missing Chinese grad student Yingying Zhang feared dead, Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests man

Missing Chinese grad student Yingying Zhang feared dead, Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests man

Federal authorities say Brendt Christensen, who turned 28 on Friday, of Champaign, Illinois , is charged in a criminal complaint with abducting Zhang shortly after she stepped off a bus near the university campus. Video from a security camera on the university campus showed her climbing into a vehicle and being driven away. Christensen said he took Zhang back to his apartment, the complaint adds. Read More

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Trump jumps into health debate _ repeal now, replace later

Trump jumps into health debate _ repeal now, replace later

Conservatives said they opposed the idea, along with the chairmen of Congress' two tax-writing committees: Senate Finance chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and House Ways and Means chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas. We can do much better than this shameful GOP plan. As Donald Trump's health secretary fended off questions about whether the president is too distracted by Twitter to focus on healthcare reform, the White House's top legislative liaison official said the Senate was "getting close" to ... Read More

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Chance of scattered thunderstorms, showers throughout evening

Chance of scattered thunderstorms, showers throughout evening

The damaging wind threat will increase this evening.The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 60 statute miles north and south of a line from 50 miles west southwest of Altus OK to 5 miles north of Fort Smith AR. Some ongoing thunderstorms might be around first thing Friday morning, and we'll be watching the afternoon for more development, when temperatures reach the mid-80s. Read More

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AG Sessions slams violence in Chicago

AG Sessions slams violence in Chicago

According to a report by the Sun-Times' Frank Main , the strike force will bring in 20 extra Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agents deployed to the city. "We are foundationally changing the way we fight crime in Chicago", Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said in a statement on Friday. "Six months ago, we made it clear that we would welcome additional federal support, and six months later we appreciate the 20 new ATF agents that are now arriving", said spokesman Adam ... Read More

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Trump, Putin to meet at G20 summit in Germany

Trump, Putin to meet at G20 summit in Germany

Security experts within the Trump administration previously pushed back against Trump's desire for a formal state meeting exclusively between Trump and the Russian leader. He said he got to know Putin "very well" when they both appeared - in separate segments - on an episode of "60 Minutes" and that they had communicated "directly and indirectly". Read More

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Utah officials release 911 calls on wildfire

Utah officials release 911 calls on wildfire

Residents and visitors returning to the burned areas will likely see smoke coming from the interior of the fire where heavily timbered areas may continue to smolder. Firefighting crews from Idaho and Nevada have also been called in to help. The fire started on Saturday and fire officials are still investigating what ignited it. Read More

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Treasury announces new sanctions to increase pressure on North Korea

Treasury announces new sanctions to increase pressure on North Korea

Bank of Dandong which "acts as a conduit for illicit North Korean financial activity, is a foreign bank of primary money laundering concern", and will be severed from the U.S. Mnuchin said the US would continue to look at other penalties that can be imposed on North Korea and that the topic will be on the agenda when Trump meets with other leaders of major economic powers at the Group of 20 summit next week in Germany. Read More

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No Morata talks yet, says Perez

No Morata talks yet, says Perez

It's reported that Morata is keen to be a United player well before the club start pre-season training on July 8 but Madrid have been in no hurry to sell as they feel they could get a better deal later in the summer. But Perez, when asked about Rodriguez, belligerently insisted that, should United sign Rodriguez, it would be for more than €80m. "We have to match the interests of the players with ours, but mostly those of Madrid". Read More

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Beyond Good and Evil 2: E3 2017 First In-Engine Demo

Beyond Good and Evil 2: E3 2017 First In-Engine Demo

Now there's another reason to get excited: A big chunk of gameplay with a video narrated by video game designer and creative director Michel Ancel, whose brainchild is Beyond Good and Evil 2 . Check out the tech demo and commentary from Michel Ancel in its 15 minutes glory below. Think the game looks good? And we have to say, it's certainly impressive. Read More

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Brazilian Pres. Temer Charged with Accepting Bribes, Graft Scheme

Brazilian Pres. Temer Charged with Accepting Bribes, Graft Scheme

Temer took office a year ago after former president Dilma Rousseff was removed from office for breaking laws related to reporting the nation's budget. His trip last week to Russian Federation and Norway ended up underscoring the president's problems and Brazil's diminished stature overseas. After the attorney general's charges, a complex process involving the nation's highest court and congress could lead to a vote by the full lower house. Read More

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Macron set for success as party dominates French elections

Macron set for success as party dominates French elections

The party's chief Jean-Christophe Cambadelis and its failed presidential candidate Benoit Hamon both lost their seats. France has a new Goliath in politics. Projections show his Republic on the Move party and its MoDem ally set to win up to 445 seats. After being sworn in, Macron immediately started up his "New Deal" at home, from reform on labor law to the establishment of anti-terrorism center, and the enactment of new anti-corruption rules, all of which caught the hearts of French ... Read More

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Trump approves $2B sale of drones to India ahead of meeting

Such a sale of sensitive military hardware must be authorized by the State Department before being sent to Congress for review. India, a big buyer of United States arms that was recently named by Washington as a major defence ally, wants to protect its 7,500- km coastline as Beijing expands its maritime trade routes and Chinese submarines increasingly lurk in regional waters. Read More

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IShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx Target of Unusually High Options Trading (EEM)

IShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx Target of Unusually High Options Trading (EEM)

Over the past decade, China has been slowly but gradually opening up its capital markets. Both sides - MSCI and China - made considerable efforts to make the inclusion possible. "As it now stands, Chinese equities are not unattractive from a valuation ( Shanghai trades at 16 times PE) and earnings growth perspective. It's very hard for us to articulate any type of timeline with respect to further inclusion", Lieblich told reporters. Read More

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High-rise fire risk probed after Grenfell Tower blaze

Because the petition gained over 100,000 signatures, it was considered for debate by Parliament. He added: "Yesterday the response of the council was impressive". A Metropolitan Police spokesman said: "Three adult males and one adult female who were victims of the Grenfell Tower fire have been formally identified in agreement with the coroner, Dr Fiona Wilcox". Read More

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Approval rating for President Trump at lowest since inauguration, CBS poll says

Approval rating for President Trump at lowest since inauguration, CBS poll says

The margin of error for its findings was plus or minus 4 percentage points. This includes one-third of Republican voters who now think that Trump is prioritizing his own administration over the nation in this regard. Most respondents (57 percent) also said they would rather trust Comey, who said Trump pressured him to drop the probe, instead of Trump, who earned only 31 percent support on that question. Read More

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