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World ‘It’s not too late to save Brexit’: Boris Johnson tells United Kingdom parliament
Author: 0 ‘It’s not too late to save Brexit’: Boris Johnson tells United Kingdom parliament

Britons should be "great independent actors" on the world stage, not "rule takers", he said. The cabinet deal was then undermined by the resignations of Brexit minister David Davis and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson . The session offered a mirror on a party deeply split and a government just scraping by to stay in power. European Union leaders have avoided going public with criticism, aware of the fragility of May's government, but many have major reservations, notably about how ...

World Multiple people injured after shooting on Toronto’s Danforth
Author: 0 Multiple people injured after shooting on Toronto’s Danforth

A child is believed to be among the victims, who were found at multiple locations. You can see some videos from the scene below. Paramedics have confirmed to local media that the crime scene encompasses a large area and a number of the 10 victims so far retrieved from the scene have suffered "significant injuries".

World Putin meeting comments not meant to be critical, says top United States spy
Author: 0 Putin meeting comments not meant to be critical, says top United States spy

Coats, who oversees the nation's 17 intelligence agencies, also said that if he had been asked, he would have advised Trump against meeting Putin alone, with just interpreters. Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell last week identified the bill as a potential step Congress could take to push back against Russian Federation as Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer called for sanctions and other deterrents.

Author: 0 Rohani warns Trump: War with Iran 'is the mother of all wars'

Rouhani went on to say that the USA was not "in a position to incite the Iranian nation against Iran's security and interests", in an apparent reference to reported efforts by Washington to destabilize Iranian government. According to a Reuters report, the USA is trying to foment unrest in Iran to force the government to abandon its nuclear program and support of terror groups.

World Donald Trump says lawyer's recording 'perhaps illegal'
Author: 0 Donald Trump says lawyer's recording 'perhaps illegal'

Cohen has not yet been arrested or charged. In a morning tweet from his golf course in Bedminster, New Jersey, Trump said that it was " inconceivable that the government would break into a lawyer's office (early in the morning ) - nearly unheard of".

World Macron aide who struck protester to be fired: presidency
Author: 0 Macron aide who struck protester to be fired: presidency

The scandal erupted Wednesday when French daily Le Monde published a video taken with a smartphone showing Benalla , wearing a riot police helmet and surrounded by officers, manhandling and striking a protester during a May 1 demonstration .

World Carter Page denies being a Russian agent after wiretap application released
Author: 0 Carter Page denies being a Russian agent after wiretap application released

The FBI "believes Page has been the subject of targeted recruitment by the Russian government.to undermine and influence the outcome of the 2016 USA presidential election in violation of US criminal law", the FISA application read. He was asked about and played down a letter he wrote in 2013 in which he described himself as "an informal adviser to the staff of the Kremlin". A judge approved the initial wiretapping application, which was renewed three times by other judges, The New York ...

World Jordan takes in Syrian 'White Helmets' evacuated with Israeli help
Author: 0 Jordan takes in Syrian 'White Helmets' evacuated with Israeli help

He described the White Helmets , who have been accused of cooperating with terrorists and faking chemical attacks as " people who saved lives ". How did the operation come about? Nearly 29 villages, hamlets and hilltops returned to the government control after accepting the terms of surrender by the rebel groups operating along the borders with the Occupied Golan Heights.

World Sunken Russian warship with gold worth $130B found after 113 years
Author: 0 Sunken Russian warship with gold worth $130B found after 113 years

The ship was, in the end, found a little more than a kilometre off the South Korean island of Ulleungdo; the stern was found at a depth of 380 metres and the bow at a depth of 430 metres. The Daily Telegraph says 60 out of the crew of 591 were killed, and another 120 injured. The captain anchored off Ulleungdo Island and ordered his men to disembark.

World FBI Releases Documents On Suspicions Of Russia Ties By Former Trump Aide
Author: 0 FBI Releases Documents On Suspicions Of Russia Ties By Former Trump Aide

Materials related to FISA operations and legal process are among the most highly classified and closely guarded in the government. Steele was hired by a research firm, Fusion GPS, which in turned had been hired by a lawyer, Marc Elias, who was representing both the Hillary Clinton campaign and Democratic National Committee.

World Medical data of 1.5 million Singaporeans, including PM, stolen
Author: 0 Medical data of 1.5 million Singaporeans, including PM, stolen

Hackers have stolen health records belonging to 1.5 million Singaporeans, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong who was specifically targeted in the city state's biggest ever data breach , authorities said Friday. A police report was filed on July 12 and investigations were ongoing. The hackers posted an image of a Guy Fawkes mask - the symbol of the Anonymous group - on the prime minister's site with the words: "It's great to be Singaporean today".

World War with Iran is the mother of all wars, Rouhani tells Trump
Author: 0 War with Iran is the mother of all wars, Rouhani tells Trump

Trump pulled out of an global nuclear deal first brokered in 2015 by then-president Barack Obama. With the sanctions, Iran's oil exports could fall by as much as two-thirds by the end of the year, Sky News reported . Earlier this month, Rohani suggested that Iran may block oil exports from the Persian Gulf if its own exports are stopped by US sanctions. "[ These] were important remarks that reflect Islamic Republic's approach ", the Ayatollah said, according to his official ...

World Kimberly Guilfoyle exits Fox News for a post at Trump's PAC
Author: 0 Kimberly Guilfoyle exits Fox News for a post at Trump's PAC

It's not yet clear when she plans on leaving Fox News . Surabain called it "a win for the entire GOP", describing her as "one of the most influential voices in the #MAGA movement" who "knows how to light up a crowd". She was considered for White House press secretary previous year after Sean Spicer departed the administration. The conservative group supports the Trump administration's agenda in Congress and is working to protect vulnerable Republicans in the upcoming midterms.

World Florida man shot and killed over parking spot
Author: 0 Florida man shot and killed over parking spot

CCTV footage of the incident shows Drejka confronting the victim's girlfriend about their vehicle being parked in a handicapped parking spot without a permit. Thursday, according to authorities. "Its a wrongful death". "It's messed up. Markeis is a good man. ..." 'And it hurts so bad'. "He's getting out like he's a police officer or something, and he's approaching me", Jacobs told the Tampa Bay Times .

World Iran's Supreme Leader Warns of Closing Strait of Hormuz
Author: 0 Iran's Supreme Leader Warns of Closing Strait of Hormuz

President Donald Trump has said that sanctions on Iran will snap back in August and November. Mr Rouhani also scoffed at Mr Trump's threat to halt Iranian oil exports, saying: "Anyone who understands the rudiments of politics doesn't say "we will stop Iran's oil exports".

World Tory Chairman lambasted over `desperate´ Commons vote
Author: 0 Tory Chairman lambasted over `desperate´ Commons vote

Well, knock me over with a feather, it doesn't look as if this was a mistake - and let's remember that Theresa May , Andrea Leadsom , Brandon Lewis and Julian Smith have all claimed that it was. Pairing "becomes more high profile on weeks like this week, where a Government with a very small majority is trying to win some controversial votes where there is both inter- and intra- party disagreement", says Dr Thompson.

World Clinton: Russia may attack U.S. midterm election infrastructure
Author: 0 Clinton: Russia may attack U.S. midterm election infrastructure

The latest comments are a reminder that the threat of World War 3 remains a serious concern for the U.S. president, and one not easily dispelled. Russia's U.S. "He's said it before, and this isn't the first time ". Exactly what Mr. Trump and Putin discussed, and what agreement or agreements they reached, has been the topic of much discussion and confusion .

Author: 0 Prince George turns five with a smile

This photo has been released by Kensington Palace to celebrate the fifth birthday of Prince George . Prince George of Cambridge , a future king now living as a carefree tot in a royal palace, turns 5 years old on Sunday, giving British royal fans a chance to remember with fondness the day this much-wanted heir came into the world.

Author: 0 In historic first, DOJ releases Carter Page FISA application

The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Saturday released more than 400 pages of heavily-redacted documents on the surveillance of former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page . Michael Horowitz, the department's inspector general, said in March that he would review whether the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Justice Department followed proper procedures when they applied for a warrant to secretly conduct surveillance on Mr Page and his ties to Russian Federation.

World Iran nuclear chief says uranium stockpile reaches 950 tons
Author: 0 Iran nuclear chief says uranium stockpile reaches 950 tons

In May, Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the global nuclear deal and promised to reimpose U.S. economic sanctions on Tehran to undermine "a terrible one-sided deal that should have never, ever been made". On the issue of USA sanctions, India has been maintaining that it will go by what is in the country's national interest. In June, in a bid to mount pressure on the Europeans, Iran announced a plan to increase its uranium enrichment capacity with new centrifuges in the event ...

World Cornyn Calls on Senate to Consider Russia Sanctions
Author: 0 Cornyn Calls on Senate to Consider Russia Sanctions

Their proposal rejects Putin's denial of election interference, calls for the immediate enactment of sanctions passed by Congress previous year and asks Senate committees to hold hearings into what exactly happened in the private meeting between Putin and Trump, including obtaining relevant notes and other information.

World Ambiguous comments from homeland chief on election meddling
Author: 0 Ambiguous comments from homeland chief on election meddling

Asked whether countries other than Russian Federation had participated in the attack on the 2016 USA election, Nielsen said, "We did not see other nation states involved in the election system meddling". When asked if the moral equivalency the president had drawn between the groups clashing during the rally made her job harder, Nielsen said that violence, no matter where it comes from, must be fought.

World Clinton: Trump-Putin a 'mystery', Russia may attack election infrastructure
Author: 0 Clinton: Trump-Putin a 'mystery', Russia may attack election infrastructure

She said Trump's "frightened fawning over Putin is an embarrassment and a grave threat to our democracy". Trump appeared to answer "no" to a reporter's question asking whether Russian Federation was still targeting the U.S. "We are still very vulnerable". The White House on Friday rejected a proposal by Putin to hold a referendum to settle the future of that region. "There are many answers, some easy and some hard, to these problems.

World US must wage united battle against vote meddling: top prosecutor
Author: 0 US must wage united battle against vote meddling: top prosecutor

It's something that has been happening for years and will continue to get worse with the advance of technology. He called attempts to interfere in the presidential elections of 2016 in the USA one of many examples of hostile activities in cyberspace, comparing them with "only one tree in the growing forest", reports DW.

World Israel adopts divisive Jewish nation-state law
Author: 0 Israel adopts divisive Jewish nation-state law

It stipulates "Israel is the historical homeland of the Jewish people and they have an exclusive right to national self-determination in it". The law of nation state adopted during a morning of harsh debates in Parliament openly discriminates against one fifth of population: Arabs who since creation of Israel in 1948 have full formal citizenship.

World Possible hostage situation at Los Angeles-area Trader Joe's
Author: 0 Possible hostage situation at Los Angeles-area Trader Joe's

The suspect's girlfriend was reportedly inside the vehicle with him. Law enforcement sources told the Los Angeles Times that the gunman opened fire on officers and ran inside the store. Police said the suspect is believed to be armed inside the store, located in the 2700 block of Hyperion Avenue. Lopez says the suspect shot multiple rounds at officers during the chase but no officers were struck.

World Comey: If You Believe In America, Vote For Democrats
Author: 0 Comey: If You Believe In America, Vote For Democrats

The summit sparked controversy after Trump appeared to legitimize Russia's insistence that it did not meddle in the 2016 USA elections. Trump drew the fury from both the left and right for not unequivocally siding with the American intelligence community on whether Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 presidential election.

World Spain withdraws arrest warrant for St Andrews academic
Author: 0 Spain withdraws arrest warrant for St Andrews academic

Spain has dropped its attempt to extradite a former Catalan minister from Scotland over her role in last year's controversial independence referendum. Several members of Puigdemont's former cabinet are now in jail in Madrid facing rebellion charges, while he and several others are scattered across Europe, where they so far have successfully avoided Spanish efforts to have them sent home.

Author: 0 Inside Trump's isolated days amid Russian Federation fallout

But then he appears to change his mind, telling reporters "we're doing very well" and that "there's been no president ever as tough as I have been on Russian Federation". Watch: Trump denies Russian Federation still targeting U.S. "Well I would, because he's in charge of the country". The White House or Trump had to walk back their remarks on three separate occasions, and the State Department, the Senate, and even Trump's top intelligence chief publicly split with him over the last ten ...

World US auto industry warns Trump administration of 'alarming' tariff fallout
Author: 0 US auto industry warns Trump administration of 'alarming' tariff fallout

With the threat of impending tariffs on what Trump calls "foreign-made cars", business leaders paraded, one after another, in front of a Congressional committee on trade and tariffs to plead with the Trump administration to drop the idea of auto sector tariffs and put an end to the tariff war that Trump started.

World WhatsApp fights fake news in India by limiting message forwarding
Author: 0 WhatsApp fights fake news in India by limiting message forwarding

WhatsApp did not say what the limit on forwarded messages would be elsewhere, but in India specifically, they will be limited to five chats at a time, whether among individuals or groups. The country has witnessed several lynchings, especially of those mistaken to be child kidnappers, after fake messages were circulated over WhatsApp .

World Trump denies wrongdoing, says lawyer's tape 'perhaps illegal'
Author: 0 Trump denies wrongdoing, says lawyer's tape 'perhaps illegal'

Calling it " inconceivable " and " almost unheard of " that federal agents would " break into a lawyer's office (early in the morning )", Trump then hit out at his former lawyer and special consul calling Cohen's actions "totally unheard of & perhaps illegal".

Author: 0 President Trump Calls Former Lawyer Michael Cohen's Phone-Taping 'Perhaps Illegal'

Cohen's recording adds to questions about whether Trump tried to quash damaging stories before the election. "The good news is that your favourite President did nothing wrong! ". He said the tape would show that Trump makes clear that if there is going to be a payment, it should be done by check, which would be easily traced. On the tape, Trump can be heard urging Cohen to make sure he properly documents the agreement to buy the rights and urges him to use a check - rather than cash - to ...

Author: 0 Trump ready to hit all Chinese imports with tariffs

The U.S. president also lamented the strength of the dollar and accused the European Union and China of manipulating their currencies. President Donald Trump on Friday launched a fresh attack on American trading partners, saying the European Union and China were manipulating their currencies, and he threatened to hit all imports from China with high tariffs.

World Novichok victim Charlie Rowley is discharged from hospital
Author: 0 Novichok victim Charlie Rowley is discharged from hospital

Officials believe the substance was from the same batch used in the March nerve agent attack on ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia. More than 100 police officers had been searching for the source of Mr Rowley and Ms Sturgess' exposure in Amesbury, where they lived, and Salisbury, where the Skripals were poisoned in March .

World Nine members of same family killed in Missouri duck boat sinking
Author: 0 Nine members of same family killed in Missouri duck boat sinking

Two other family members who were aboard the duck boat that capsized survived, including Tia Coleman, who spoke to Fox59. She said: "The captain told us 'Don't worry about grabbing the life jackets, you won't need them, ' so nobody grabbed them because we listened to the captain and he told us to stay seated".

World Montenegro responded to trump's words on the necessity of its protection
Author: 0 Montenegro responded to trump's words on the necessity of its protection

Carlson pressed Trump on the objective of the alliance, which was originally created to prevent the Russians from invading western Europe and calls for member nations to come to the aid of any ally that is attacked. "We have no intentions whatsoever to start World War III, we are too small for that", the country's foreign minister, Srdjan Darmanovic, told CNN in an exclusive interview.

Author: 0 Knife attacker on Germany bus arrested, several injured

The accused has not commented on the alleged crimes and has taken to prison in Luebeck, police and prosecutors said. Hingst said it wasn't clear whether it belonged to the suspect, but said there had been reports of smoke coming out of the backpack.

World Warship carrying $130B in gold is found 113 years after sinking
Author: 0 Warship carrying $130B in gold is found 113 years after sinking

The company that found the warship, the Seoul-based, newly established Shinil Group , have released video and imagery taken by their search submarines, which appear to show a wreck with a Russian insignia. The company also hopes to make a museum about the sunken ship. Therefore, investors were warned by South Korea's Financial Supervisory Service that there are still plenty of questions that need to be answered surrounding these claims.

World Steam pipe explosion closes streets in Flatiron District on Manhattan
Author: 0 Steam pipe explosion closes streets in Flatiron District on Manhattan

A steam pipe explosion is closing streets in Manhattan's Flatiron District Thursday morning. According to the mayor, there had not been any recent work done around the site. "Thank God this happened so early in the morning", de Blasio said, mentioning that the outcome could have been much different had the explosion occurred just a few hours later during the morning rush hour.

World Iran files complaint with ICJ against USA over renewed sanctions
Author: 0 Iran files complaint with ICJ against USA over renewed sanctions

In a letter to European nations, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin rejected the appeal, NBC News reported, citing US and European officials. Mnuchin said Washington had made clear to allies that it expects them to enforce the sanctions against Iran "but if there are specific situations we're open to listening".

World United Nations diplomats: Russian Federation and China block U.S. on North Korea oil
Author: 0 United Nations diplomats: Russian Federation and China block U.S. on North Korea oil

But the Trump administration has said sanctions will remain in place until that process is completed and verified _ and it hasn't even begun. "We need to see Chairman Kim do what he promised the world he would do". South Korean President Moon Jae-in is reportedly set to visit Pyongyang in late August for another meeting with North Korea's President Kim. Pompeo traveled to New York Friday to join Haley for a meeting with the U.N.

World Man Steals Date’s Car, Then Uses It For Another Date
Author: 0 Man Steals Date’s Car, Then Uses It For Another Date

However, unbeknownst to him, Date Number Two was actually Date Number One's god sister. She told WREG: 'I said, "Okay, well send me the address to where you at, and I'm on my way. A guy in Memphis STOLE his date's auto on Saturday night. The godsister texted the original date from the movies to let her know what was happening.

World Putin Proposed Eastern Ukraine Referendum to Trump, Bloomberg Reports
Author: 0 Putin Proposed Eastern Ukraine Referendum to Trump, Bloomberg Reports

The White House did ultimately object to one proposal from Putin to hand over two Americans, including former U.S. Ambassador to Moscow Mike McFaul, for questioning. The president drew sharp criticism from lawmakers on both sides of the aisle this week after he appeared, while standing side-by-side with Putin in a joint press conference, to refute his own intelligence community's conclusion that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 election.

World Trump says he has 'low expectations' for meeting with Vladimir Putin
Author: 0 Trump says he has 'low expectations' for meeting with Vladimir Putin

But the USA leader insisted that his counterpart had delivered a "powerful" denial of any Russian manipulation, and that the investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller was proving a "disaster" for the United States. US President Donald Trump will meet Russia's Vladimir Putin later on Monday, ending a tumultuous European tour in which he criticised his allies.

World As Pakistan prepares for elections, its powerful military appears to be meddling
Author: 0 As Pakistan prepares for elections, its powerful military appears to be meddling

Also, Safdar was given a one-year sentence without any fine. Justice Muhammad Bashir of the Islamabad Accountability Court, in a letter addressed to Islamabad High Court (IHC) Chief Justice Anwar Khan Kasi, said that the Al-Azizia steel mills and the Flagship corruption cases should be transferred to some other judge, according to the IHC sources.