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World Trump approves financial aid for Hawaii lava damage
Author: 0 Trump approves financial aid for Hawaii lava damage

Onlookers and media gather as lava from a Kilauea volcano fissure erupts in Leilani Estates, on Hawaii's Big Island, on May 26, 2018 in Pahoa, Hawaii. Helens in Washington state, according to geologist Scott Rowland, a volcanologist at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. But residents say perhaps Pele, the Hawaiian goddess of fire and volcanoes, is trying to make amends for the havoc created by the eruption.

World ‘He is a hero’: Armed civilian kills gunman at Tumwater Walmart
Author: 0 ‘He is a hero’: Armed civilian kills gunman at Tumwater Walmart

According to the Tumwater Police Department, the suspect from the earlier carjacking entered the Walmart store around 5:30 p.m. and fired shots at a display case inside. "Get out, get out!'" she said. Caitlyn Wallner told the paper a similar story. Heard about five or six pops. "There were all kinds of people running out", Robert Berwick, who was in the back of the store, told the Seattle Times .

World Trump's legal team emboldened by inspector general report
Author: 0 Trump's legal team emboldened by inspector general report

Christopher Wray will bring it proudly back!" the president tweeted Friday morning. The White House immediately seized upon that aspect of the report , saying it "reaffirms the President's suspicions about Mr Comey's conduct and the political bias among some of the members of the FBI".

World 1 dead, 20 Injured in USA arts festival mass shooting
Author: 0 1 dead, 20 Injured in USA arts festival mass shooting

Seventeen of the 22 injured victims were shot, including a 13-year old boy who is in extremely critical condition, officials said. According to police, the fatality is a 33-year-old suspected shooter. Saturday to 3 p.m. Sunday. Some of what she says is hard to make out. Event organizers said in a statement that all their staff members, volunteers, artists and musicians are accounted for.

Author: 0 Natural disaster kills 3, injures at least 40 in Japan

The Osaka prefectural government's disaster management department says two people - an elderly man and a nine-year-old girl - were found dead, while a Ibaraki city official confirmed a third victim, aged 84. "Almost all of the dishes fell and shattered on the floor", Kaori Iwakiri, a 50-year-old nurse in Moriguchi - just north of Osaka city - said. Passengers were seen exiting trains on the tracks between stations.

World Steve Bannon defends Trump administration's 'zero tolerance' border policy
Author: 0 Steve Bannon defends Trump administration's 'zero tolerance' border policy

Under a "zero tolerance" policy announced by Attorney General Jeff Sessions , Homeland Security officials are now referring all cases of illegal entry for criminal prosecution. The Department of Homeland Security said Friday that almost 2,000 children have been placed into shelters over a six-week period. "Melania has very strong opinions of her own on a lot of different subjects, and they often differ from Donald's public stance on issues-but she makes a point of never publicly ...

World New Delhi orders construction halt as pollution levels soar
Author: 0 New Delhi orders construction halt as pollution levels soar

The air quality remained severe for the second consecutive day on Thursday across Delhi and the National Capital Region ( NCR ). According to Raj Niwas, civic bodies, the Public Works Department (PWD) and the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) have been directed to impose penalties on all road construction agencies for violating norms for dust control measures.

World Three dead, dozens injured after 6.1 magnitude quake around Osaka, Japan
Author: 0 Three dead, dozens injured after 6.1 magnitude quake around Osaka, Japan

Live footage showed burst water mains and a house on fire after the quake hit Japan's second-biggest metropolis in the morning (2300 GMT Sunday) as commuters were heading to work. The quake knocked over walls, broke windows and set off scattered building fires. Centered inland from the port city, the quake did not cause a tsunami .

World Theresa May accused of being 'sneaky' on Brexit Bill
Author: 0 Theresa May accused of being 'sneaky' on Brexit Bill

The Government appeared to be on course for defeat when Phillip Lee resigned from his position as Justice Minister the morning of the vote in order to back the amendment. The minister leading those negotiations, Solicitor General Robert Buckland, said the ruling minority Conservative government was standing by its own proposal, rejected by party rebels last week.

World Sheriff: 5 dead in Texas border crash
Author: 0 Sheriff: 5 dead in Texas border crash

Dimmit County officials confirmed Sunday afternoon that five people have died in a crash involving undocumented immigrants. Two of the vehicles stopped and arrests were made from each vehicle, according to the U.S. "This is not unusual", Boyd said. The auto was traveling around 100 miles per hour, according to Boyd. "This is I think a flawless example of why our borders need to be secured".

World Giuliani Says Mueller Probe Should Be Investigated
Author: 0 Giuliani Says Mueller Probe Should Be Investigated

In New York Saturday, after starting off with a few remarks about Donovan, Giuliani turned his focus to the man he's been representing for the past two months. "I don't think Mueller and his people need to be investigated, unless something comes out of that", he said. The attorney had been assigned to the Clinton investigation and to the Mueller probe, but left that team in February, according to the report .

World Trump tells G7 leaders that Crimea is Russian
Author: 0 Trump tells G7 leaders that Crimea is Russian

The 45th US President, Donald Trump , was born on June 14, 1946 and turned 72 on Thursday. Moscow is pushing for a meeting. A meeting between the two leaders would be sure to generate controversy in a Washington gripped by special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe.

Author: 0 5 people die in South Texas pursuit crash involving undocumented immigrants

At least five people were killed and several others injured when an SUV believed to be carrying undocumented immigrants crashed in southern Texas after being chased by Border Control agents. Four people were killed at the scene and a fifth person died at a hospital in San Antonio, the sheriff said. The driver was arrested by Homeland Security officials, KSAT reported, citing unnamed officials.

World Donald Trump could issue pardons after Russia investigation: Giuliani
Author: 0 Donald Trump could issue pardons after Russia investigation: Giuliani

Rudy Giuliani , personal attorney for President Donald Trump , said on Sunday that Trump isn't issuing any pardons in the special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, but could after the probe was closed. Giuliani said he would not be advising Trump on pardons, noting, "I shouldn't be involved in that process because I'm probably too rooted in his defense".

World Trump's co-author predicted president would resign last year
Author: 0 Trump's co-author predicted president would resign last year

Nobody wants to report that, ' Trump said. I think Donald Trump needs to understand the difference there. Chuck Schumer in a tweet on Sunday for downplaying the significance of his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un , proclaiming he's stopped the "rockets flying all over the place".

World Tent-like shelter for immigrant minors shows flawed policy, Republican says
Author: 0 Tent-like shelter for immigrant minors shows flawed policy, Republican says

The Democrat leading the charge to take unseat Sen. In May, Casa Padre was licensed at a capacity of 1,186, according to the New York Times . It's unclear how many of those children were separated from their parents and how many arrived at the border already unaccompanied, but a Customs and Border Protection official recently told lawmakers that 658 children had been separated from 638 adults within one two-week period in May.

World USA housing migrant children in tents at Mexico border
Author: 0 USA housing migrant children in tents at Mexico border

The families were then sent to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) processing center for possible separation. Jennifer Podkul is director of policy at Kids in Need of Defence, which represents children in immigration court. The announcement comes amid a shift in USA policy that will now result in criminal charges being filed against persons caught crossing into the U.S.

World Report a 'total disaster' for Comey and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, says Trump
Author: 0 Report a 'total disaster' for Comey and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, says Trump

While the report cited instances of bias - or the appearance of bias - Horowitz's review found "no evidence that the conclusions by the prosecutors were affected by bias or other improper considerations". And Strzok's lawyer, Aitan Goelman, said the report revealed no evidence that the FBI agent's political views affected the handling of the Clinton investigation.

World Billy Caldwell in 'life-threatening' condition after cannabis treatment refusal - family
Author: 0 Billy Caldwell in 'life-threatening' condition after cannabis treatment refusal - family

Billy's oil contains a small amount of THC, the psychoactive compound in cannabis which is banned in the United Kingdom, but taking an entire bottle's 100 doses would not create any kind of psychedelic effect, so low is the concentration. She said: "He has 20 days worth of anti-epileptic seizure drugs". The British government on Saturday changed course over a case concerning the use of cannabis oil.

World United Nations calls for Yemeni port top be kept open
Author: 0 United Nations calls for Yemeni port top be kept open

The Air Defense Forces of the Coalition detected the launching of a ballistic missile at 15:09 hours Thursday by Houthi militias from Saada city in Yemen towards Saudi territories. A senior United Nations aid official was also to report on humanitarian operations. Around 22 million depend on aid and 8.4 million are at immediate risk of starvation.

World USA judge sends Manafort to jail pending trial
Author: 0 USA judge sends Manafort to jail pending trial

ET Friday night. Manafort is the first Trump campaign official to be jailed as part of Mueller's investigation. Manafort was booked into the Northern Neck Regional Jail in Warsaw, Virginia. "I don't think I can draft an order to prevent the defendant from committing any future crimes", Jackson said. Trump said Friday that he feels bad for Manafort and believes he is being treated unfairly.

World Sarah Huckabee Sanders Responds to Reports She's Leaving the White House
Author: 0 Sarah Huckabee Sanders Responds to Reports She's Leaving the White House

In case you missed it, Attorney General Jeff Sessions used the Bible to justify this disgusting practice, which reeks of parents being taken away from their children at a slave auction. They come to the border with nothing, and you throw children in cages. "I'm looking at both of them", Trump said when asked about the proposals during an impromptu interview on Fox News' "Fox & Friends", adding: "I certainly wouldn't sign the more moderate one".

World Iran deal comparisons cloud Trump's North Korea triumphalism
Author: 0 Iran deal comparisons cloud Trump's North Korea triumphalism

President Donald Trump's former chief strategist said the president is trying to make peace with North Korea but is getting unfairly "vilified" following his summit with Kim Jong Un . President would fly halfway around the world to meet him one-to-one? "You don't understand sarcasm", he told the reporter dismissively, with a wave of his hand.

World 2nd Kansas sheriff's deputy dies after shooting
Author: 0 2nd Kansas sheriff's deputy dies after shooting

Kelli Bailiff said at a news conference. Zeigler said the authorities were withholding the inmate's name until he's been formally charged, which is expected to happen next week. Authorities say the two deputies were transporting the inmate to a hearing in downtown Kansas City when the suspect somehow got ahold of a weapon. He offered a moment of silence for the deputies after he finished his speech at the event.

World France vs. Australia - Football Match Report
Author: 0 France vs. Australia - Football Match Report

Socceroos skipper Mile Jedinak sent his French counterpart Hugo Lloris the wrong way to give Australia hopes of forcing a draw at the Kazan Arena but Pogba grabbed the victor in the 81st minute. Risdon made a desperate lunge in an attempt to poke the ball out of harm's way but his boot caught the trailing leg of Griezmann and brought him to ground.

World UK Government to make 'upskirting' a criminal offence
Author: 0 UK Government to make 'upskirting' a criminal offence

David Gauke, the Justice Secretary who collaborated with Ms Martin over her campaign, echoed the dismay within the Conservatives . British Justice Minister Lucy Frazer called the practice "a disgusting invasion of privacy which leaves victims feeling degraded and distressed".

World Pakistan Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah killed in U.S. drone strike
Author: 0 Pakistan Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah killed in U.S. drone strike

It was also responsible for the October 2012 shooting of Malala Yousafzai , who became a global symbol of the fight for girls' rights to schooling. He is believed to have been responsible for a number of atrocities, including the 2014 attack on an army-run school in Peshawar that resulted in the deaths of nearly 150 students and teachers, and ordering an assassination attempt on Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai in Swat in 2012.

World Excessive Heat Warning for STL through Monday
Author: 0 Excessive Heat Warning for STL through Monday

Highs will be around 90 once again on Monday , before falling into the upper 70s on Tuesday . The humidity will start to creep in on Sunday morning and it will feel like it is closer to 100 degrees on Sunday afternoon. Tomorrow: Hot and humid . Then, Heat indices will climb into the range from 100° - 105° on Monday & Tuesday . The weather service says dry and pleasant weather will prevail today , with mostly sunny skies expected.

Author: 0 Trump says USA must pursue peace with North Korea ‘at all costs’

Asked about who he would speak to on Sunday, Trump said: "Well, I'm going to speak to people in North Korea , and I'm going to speak to my people who are over in North Korea". In the coming days, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will be working directly with North Korea to implement the denuclearisation deal, he said, adding that in the meantime, sanctions will remain in place.

World Fire ravages Glasgow School of Art building
Author: 0 Fire ravages Glasgow School of Art building

Fire breaks out at Glasgow School of Art Image copyright PA Image caption Students watched from the street as firefighters extinguished the flames. "This is a devastating loss for Glasgow , absolutely devastating", Mr Heath said. Ultimately over 120 firefighters were deployed to the scene amid fears that the fire would spread to further structures. All of the school's buildings will remain closed for the next week.

World Taxi driver crashes into group of World Cup fans in Russian Federation
Author: 0 Taxi driver crashes into group of World Cup fans in Russian Federation

Moscow traffic authority cited the taxi driver as saying that he did not act on goal. Mexico play Germany at Moscow's Luzhniki stadium on Sunday. "He was shouting: "It wasn't me". The traffic accident occurred on Ilyinka street located close to Red Square on Saturday, when the driver suddenly accelerated, hit the pedestrians on the sidewalk and crashed into a road sign.

World Norwegian politicians nominate Donald Trump for Nobel Peace Prize
Author: 0 Norwegian politicians nominate Donald Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

Two far-right Norwegian politicians have nominated President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize, lauding his efforts to denuclearize North Korea. If trump received the award, he would be the fifth American President to be awarded this honor. "Divisive and irresponsible from a presidential hopeful".

World Donald Trump Compliments Kim Jong Un In Fox Interview
Author: 0 Donald Trump Compliments Kim Jong Un In Fox Interview

Early this week, Trump had a historic meeting with Kim Jong-un in Singapore , wherein the North Korean leader agreed to denuclearise and give up nuclear weapons. President Trump made the remarks on Friday when asked what he plans to do on Father's Day. "How can Kim love his people if he's killing them? " the reporter asked Trump.

Author: 0 Leader of Pakistani Taliban killed by US drone strike, Afghanistan says

USA forces recently carried out a strike against top Islamic militants along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border. As we've seen with al-Qaeda and other terrorist groups, cutting off the head of the snake is useful but not decisive. Fazlullah emerged as an Islamist leader in the Swat Valley, northwest of the Pakistani capital of Islamabad , more than a decade ago. In Afghanistan, government officials in Kunar province declined to comment on the air strike.

World Palestinian Authority Attacks Protest Opposing Gaza Sanctions
Author: 0 Palestinian Authority Attacks Protest Opposing Gaza Sanctions

Russian Federation and China voted in favor. The U.N. resolution condemning Israel passed by a vote of 120-8, with 45 abstentions. Meanwhile, U.S. Security Council. A U.S. amendment which condemned the role played in Gaza by the Hamas extremist group, which controls the enclave, was voted on first.

World Trump, White House appear at odds over GOP immigration bill
Author: 0 Trump, White House appear at odds over GOP immigration bill

President Trump called out NFL players who "take a knee" during the national anthem Friday, saying their protests "aren't a real issue" and asking them to submit names for his team to review for pardons. Republican leaders released a draft version of the bill Thursday after House Speaker Paul Ryan told reporters he does not support the "zero tolerance" policy that was implemented as a result of a court decision.

World Sarah Huckabee Sanders disputes report that she is planning White House departure
Author: 0 Sarah Huckabee Sanders disputes report that she is planning White House departure

Reporters in the White House press are trying something new with Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders: appealing to her "empathy". Shah is considering exiting but has not decided when, CBS reports . Sanders responded to Karem by turning to another reporter's question. White House correspondent April Ryan has long had a contentious relationship with White House press secretary Sarah Sanders .

World Sanford: Trump is being allowed to lie without consequences
Author: 0 Sanford: Trump is being allowed to lie without consequences

The results come after Arrington repeatedly attacked Sanford for opposing Trump. Sanford also said in a 2017 interview that Trump "has fanned the flames of intolerance". But a number of Republicans are opting out. The South Carolina Congressman lost his primary on June 12 after a long career in politics in which he had never previously lost a race.

World Comey says he Disagrees with Inspector General Report
Author: 0 Comey says he Disagrees with Inspector General Report

Right?!", Strzok replied, "No. President Donald Trump has been eager for the report in hopes that it would vindicate his decision to fire Comey and undermine special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

World Roller coaster derails in Daytona Beach
Author: 0 Roller coaster derails in Daytona Beach

The Daytona Beach Fire Department released video of the scene on Twitter , showing the roller coaster vehicle dangling from its tracks. Two of those riders fell to the ground from 34 feet, authorities said. - DaytonaBeachFireDept (@DaytonaBeachFD)9 riders total extricated from the roller coaster. Two were said to have fallen over 30 feet. According to the Daytona Beach News-Journal, paramedics said all of the patients were alert as they were transported to Halifax Health Medical Center .

World Trump claims he has 'largely solved' North Korea problem
Author: 0 Trump claims he has 'largely solved' North Korea problem

He is said to obsess over loyalty, with a report this week saying that during his presidency, a senior adviser to the State Department started monitoring the social-media feeds of career diplomats and American employees of global institutions to grade their loyalty to Trump .

World Trump says it’s ‘possible’ he’ll meet Putin this summer
Author: 0 Trump says it’s ‘possible’ he’ll meet Putin this summer

Trump said. The current situation on the Korean peninsula, in which both North and South Korea have pledged to pursue peace, has laid the groundwork for Russian Federation to build a pipeline that would reach from Russian Federation into South Korea via the hermit kingdom, according to officials from both Gazprom and South Korea.

World President Trump Is Still Very Angry With Canada's PM Justin Trudeau
Author: 0 President Trump Is Still Very Angry With Canada's PM Justin Trudeau

He said he made clear to Freeland that Democrats have a "totally different view than President Trump " about Trudeau. But he also said that critical comments from Justin Trudeau would cost Canada " a lot of money ". The Montreal Times has received several e-mails from United States citizens living both in the United States and in Canada regarding President Trump's actions.