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World Donald Trump Asked Chinese President To Resolve UCLA Shoplifting Case
Author: 0 Donald Trump Asked Chinese President To Resolve UCLA Shoplifting Case

President Trump reportedly brought the case up with Xi Jinping during his recent visit to the country. Arriving the day after the players were arrested, Trump reportedly raised the players' predicament during his visit to Beijing. According to Nakamura, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders confirmed to him via email that Trump personally reached out to Jinping.

World Woman says Former President George HW Bush Groped Her as Teenager
Author: 0 Woman says Former President George HW Bush Groped Her as Teenager

In a new report from TIME , Roslyn Corrigan claims the 41st president of the United States groped her buttocks while they took a photo together with Corrigan's mother at an event in November 2003. Corrigan says as the photo was being taken, Bush dropped his hand to her buttocks and squeezed. "I was really, really confused", Corrigan told TIME .

World Donald Trump Asks China for Help with UCLA, LiAngelo Ball Situation
Author: 0 Donald Trump Asks China for Help with UCLA, LiAngelo Ball Situation

According the Post report , Trump brought the issue to Xi, who promised that he would look into the matter. They did not fly home with the team, and ESPN has reported that authorities have surveillance footage and that the players could be required to remain in Hangzhou for a week or two.

World Two killed in shooting at Cousin Stizz concert in Atlanta
Author: 0 Two killed in shooting at Cousin Stizz concert in Atlanta

Investigators reported to FOX 5 , in between the 2nd and 3rd performance, audience members started to behave disorderly, bringing the commotion on stage. The other two had injuries to their feet and ankles. "Two other females came behind them like, 'Oh my God, they're dead!' and it was insane", one witness told WSB-TV.

World Red Sox All-Star Mookie Betts bowls a ideal game
Author: 0 Red Sox All-Star Mookie Betts bowls a ideal game

Entering Sunday's matches, he was rolling an average of 204.75 through 35 games which ranked him 156 out of a total of 195 bowlers. Although he won't make the cut for the PBA World Championship, he made a discernible improvement on his 2015 debut, in which his average score was 190.

World 'He had demons': Ex-wife of Texas church shooter speaks out
Author: 0 'He had demons': Ex-wife of Texas church shooter speaks out

The Air Force has admitted it failed to notify the Federal Bureau of Investigation about the conviction, which would have barred Kelley from purchasing firearms. Jackie Lee says she asked her friends on Facebook if anyone would be willing to come with her from San Antonio this weekend to visit the memorial and the church.

World Video clip claiming Hardik in compromising situation goes viral
Author: 0 Video clip claiming Hardik in compromising situation goes viral

The timing of the sex tape poses several questions, as it has been released at a time when Hardik and Congress are close to finalizing a deal. I had earlier said BJP will release a sex CD to malign me. However it wasn't proved even then, that the man in the viral video was Hardik. The Patidars had been asking for reservations for the community in government jobs and educational institutions.

World Slain Green Beret Melgar Murdered After Discovery of SEAL Embezzlement
Author: 0 Slain Green Beret Melgar Murdered After Discovery of SEAL Embezzlement

Melgar, a Green Beret, was allegedly offered to join the racket in which the two Navy SEALs allegedly kept military money that was supposed to be used to pay informants. When that failed to revive him, the two SEALs told another Green Beret on the operation that Melgar was unconscious, and the three of them took him to a French clinic for help.

Author: 0 Naga Chaitanya And Samantha Ruth Prabhu's Grand Wedding Reception In Hyderabad!

Their wedding pic has created a great buzz on social media. Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Naga Chaitanya's wedding reception made way for several family portraits comprising Nagarjuna, his wife Amala Akkineni, Naga Chaitanya's brother Akhil Akkineni and Samantha's father, veteran actor Prabhu and the couple of course.

World Senate tax reform bill maintains state, local tax elimination
Author: 0 Senate tax reform bill maintains state, local tax elimination

According to the left-leaning Tax Policy Center, 45 percent of tax filers pay no federal income tax. President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, said on "Sunday Morning Futures" that he expects the legislation to go to a conference committee that reconciles differences between the House and Senate versions before returning a report to both chambers for final passage.

World Morocco and Tunisia qualify for World Cup 2018
Author: 0 Morocco and Tunisia qualify for World Cup 2018

But after weathering an early storm, including a potential penalty call, Morocco scored two goals in the space of five minutes to put themselves on their way to the finals, in which they last appeared in 1998, in France. Tunisia claimed the other spot despite being held to a goalless draw at home by Libya in Group A of the African qualifiers. Tunisia finished with 14 points in Group A of the African preliminaries , one ahead of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, who fell short despite a ...

World Chance of rain on Tuesday
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Winds will pick up for Tuesday with gusts to near 25 miles per hour possible. Midweek, there is another chance for rain, but it is late in the week where we are expecting the biggest temperature swing, as a strong cold front swings through the region.

World Chinese national believed to be victim of student scam found safe
Author: 0 Chinese national believed to be victim of student scam found safe

Toronto police say they have located one of three missing Chinese students who are believed to have fallen victim to a scam meant to extort money from their families in China. According to police, Zhang eventually turned on her phone and saw text messages from her friends urging her to contact authorities. Xu, was last seen November 9 at 10:30 a.m., near Eglinton Ave.

World Work hard to ensure 21st Century belongs to India: Modi
Author: 0 Work hard to ensure 21st Century belongs to India: Modi

PM Modi, who arrived in Manila on Sunday for a three-day visit, briefly met Trump at a Sunday gala dinner. "We seek to enhance our cooperation in non-traditional security issues through the framework of the ASEAN Senior Officials' Meeting on Transnational Crime (SOMTC) Plus US Consultations, ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), and ASEAN Defence Ministers' Meeting (ADMM) Plus, and the East Asia Summit (EAS), including through training courses and exercises", the statement read.

World Israel arrests senior Islamic Jihad militant in West Bank
Author: 0 Israel arrests senior Islamic Jihad militant in West Bank

Hamas is allied with Islamic Jihad, which maintains a strong presence in the Gaza Strip. The Hamas terror organization seized control of Gaza in a 2007 coup, taking over the coastal enclave from the Palestinian Authority. Toward the end of the 2014 war, Israel destroyed more than 30 tunnels that Hamas had dug under the border. In remarks to Asharq Al-Awsat, Political Analyst Mustafa Ibrahim said that Israel was seeking to distort the Palestinian reconciliation and accuse Hamas and the ...

World Trump nominates Alex Azar, former Bush offiicial, to lead HHS
Author: 0 Trump nominates Alex Azar, former Bush offiicial, to lead HHS

In 2007, he joined pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly as a senior vice president of corporate affairs and communication after he left the Bush administration. Azar has prior experience at HHS, having served as its deputy secretary during the George W. Bush administration. Azar is against the ACA's Medicaid expansion, which has provided coverage to millions of Americans and which Republicans tried and failed to replace multiple times this year.

World United States aircraft carriers, South Korean destroyers conduct joint naval excercise
Author: 0 United States aircraft carriers, South Korean destroyers conduct joint naval excercise

But, according to Japanese and South Korean diplomatic sources, the proposal to include Japan's Self-Defense Forces was met with resistance from Seoul, possibly out of concern for relations with China. will not be intimidated by Pyongyang's continued testing of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. The South Korean government has announced that military cooperation with Japan and the USA will not develop into an alliance.

World Indians form second largest group of intl students in US
Author: 0 Indians form second largest group of intl students in US

The report shows that the number of Indian students in the United States has, once again, risen to a record level, to over 186,000 - the fourth year in a row to see double-digit growth. The top five U.S. states hosting global students cited in the report were California, New York, Texas, Pennsylvania and MA. While 45 per cent of schools saw declines in worldwide enrollment, almost a third said their numbers have increased since past year, the survey found.

World Texas University Homecoming Party Ends In Disaster As Floor Collapses
Author: 0 Texas University Homecoming Party Ends In Disaster As Floor Collapses

Only minor injuries were reported, Denton Police said. A house party at a Texas university became a nightmare for students after the floor completely collapsed. The Ridge at North Texas lists itself online as "a student-only community located in Denton, Texas , which serves the students of the University of North Texas, Texas Woman's University, and North Central Texas College".

World China hopes quadrilateral meeting on 'Indo-Pacific' concept not directed against it
Author: 0 China hopes quadrilateral meeting on 'Indo-Pacific' concept not directed against it

American officials earlier said the new term "Indo- Pacific" replacing Asia Pacific captures the importance of the rise of India with which the United States has strong and growing ties. "The relevant proposals should be open and inclusive and should be conducive to win-win cooperation and avoid politicising or excluding the relevant parties", Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said at a media briefing here.

World Rainy start, but a clearer forecast this week in Baltimore
Author: 0 Rainy start, but a clearer forecast this week in Baltimore

The position of the high pressure system however will lead to a northeast wind flow which will help to keep our high temperatures from really climbing. Sunny skies are expected Tuesday and Wednesday. There will be no chance for rain. Weather staying nice and dry to start the week. The front does not look to bring much rain to the area.

World 5 things you need to know about the just-released fees report
Author: 0 5 things you need to know about the just-released fees report

The commission recommended that the government pay particular attention to the Technical and Vocational Education and Training colleges as they can not perform at their current funding levels. The Mail & Guardian reported the plan will involve drastic budget cuts, including cutting social grants, freezing the rollout of RDP houses, and increasing taxes.

World North Korea soldier defects at DMZ to South
Author: 0 North Korea soldier defects at DMZ to South

A soldier from North Korea managed to make a rare successful escape across the heavily fortified border with South Korea, on the same day a USA national was detained as he attempted to enter the North Korea. China, he said, is willing to continue communication with South Korea on maintaining stability, promoting peace talks, and preventing war on the peninsula.

World Golf fall for Japanese PM during Trump visit
Author: 0 Golf fall for Japanese PM during Trump visit

President Trump is winding down his lengthy Asian trip at the global summit and a trio of meetings with Pacific Rim allies. In another such event at the opening ceremony of ASEAN, President Trump was left baffled on witnessing the traditional handshake.

World Trudeau goes out of schedule to taste Jollibee
Author: 0 Trudeau goes out of schedule to taste Jollibee

The Canadian Prime Minister's main event here is the ASEAN-Canada 40th Commemorative Summit slated Tuesday, which will celebrate dialogue relations between Canada and ASEAN that started in February 1977. Another branch of the Filipino fast food chain will be opened in the city this month. Ardern referred to their "ground breaking Skype conversation" after she was elected and said the two had similar issues to grapple with.

World 'Selfish' Homeowner Posts Angry Note On Ambulance Windscreen
Author: 0 'Selfish' Homeowner Posts Angry Note On Ambulance Windscreen

Facebook users flooded to the page to support the paramedics, leaving notes condemning the person who wrote the note and praising the paramedics for their dedication. On social media, people shared their messages of support. "Let's hope they need to call an ambulance for them or their family, they'll have to wait while you do a flawless parallel park".

World Xi Jinping: China to Maintain Peace in the South China Sea
Author: 0 Xi Jinping: China to Maintain Peace in the South China Sea

So we welcome that offer, let's see how everyone's response. The framework seeks to advance a 2002 Declaration of Conduct (DOC) of Parties in the South China Sea, which has mostly been ignored by claimant states, particularly China, which has built seven man-made islands in disputed waters, three of them equipped with runways, surface-to-air missiles and radars.

Author: 0 Soldier shot by North Korean guards while defecting to the South

Over the next two days, the South Korean leader meets the leaders of the 10 Southeast Asian member-states, those ten and China and Japan within the ASEAN Plus Three framework, and in the form of the East Asia Summit which involves the thirteen plus five other dialogue partners which includes the USA and Russian Federation.

World Grier throws for four touchdowns in West Virginia's win over K
Author: 0 Grier throws for four touchdowns in West Virginia's win over K

Will Grier found Gary Jennings for an important fourth-down conversion in the final minutes and then ran out the clock with a series of runs. RUSHING: West Virginia, Crawford 17-113, McKoy 4-14, (Team) 2-(minus 2), Grier 3-(minus 5). K-State tried to get there, but things didn't work out. K-State coaches made a decision to let the clock run rather than use a timeout and then called a screen pass to fullback Winston Dimel over the middle.

World Philippines leader wants Trump to return historic war trophies
Author: 0 Philippines leader wants Trump to return historic war trophies

Last year, Duterte said he would be "happy to slaughter" millions of drug addicts and that he even fatally shot criminals while he was mayor of the southern city of Davao to set an example for police. "Not extrajudicial killings, because we could not afford it". In a separate statement on Thursday, Philippine Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez said Duterte will endorse globalization and regional economic integration, policies that have also been promoted by Chinese President Xi Jinping .

World Arkansas QB Kelley arrested, charged with DWI
Author: 0 Arkansas QB Kelley arrested, charged with DWI

According to KATV , he refused to take a breathalyzer test. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Washington County Detention Center where he was processed. Kevin Layes said, "No disciplinary actions are happening...with Kelly, I mean nothing is going on with him right now...they haven't said anything about him being suspended".

World Ajay Devgn-Parineeti Chopra Starrer Enters Rs 200 Crore Club
Author: 0 Ajay Devgn-Parineeti Chopra Starrer Enters Rs 200 Crore Club

According to the latest report on BoxofficeIndia.com, the film is just inches away from touching the Rs. 200 crore mark and creating yet another milestone. [Week 4] Friday 62 lakhs . Rohit Shetty's comedy caper " Golmaal Again " is heading towards another landmark at the domestic box-office front since its release.

World Livery cab driver hit with hockey stick before death
Author: 0 Livery cab driver hit with hockey stick before death

The 68-year-old driver stopped on West 20th Street in Chelsea late Saturday when he got into a fight with a pedestrian who struck him in the head with a hockey stick, the NYPD said. Uber said he was off-duty at the time of the attack. Police arrested Kohji Kosugi, of Manhattan, on a manslaughter charge Sunday. "So we don't know the reason for his death was, but we believe it's associated with the blow he took to the head".

World Odd-even scheme comes under smog after NGT poser
Author: 0 Odd-even scheme comes under smog after NGT poser

Resorting to the odd-even scheme as a stop-gap arrangement will only work to disillusion the public from its marginal efficacy. Unlike its first stint, when the AAP government had earned a lot of political currency, the second stint was a failure which saw people willingly break rules, valuing convenience over concern for the environment.

World ATC to Buy Tower Assets From Vodafone, Idea for $1.2 Billion
Author: 0 ATC to Buy Tower Assets From Vodafone, Idea for $1.2 Billion

Revenue loss was more pronounced this time, given the higher share of rural subscribers. The company has reported EPS of Rs.(5.37) for the 6 months period ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs.0.80 for the 6 months period ended September 30, 2016.

Author: 0 Magnitude 6.8 Earthquake Hits off Costa Rica's Coast — US Geological Survey

USGS initially reported the quake as measuring 6.1 in magnitude, but later revised it down. The quake was at a depth of about 12 miles (20 kilometers). "All of our neighbors were in the street". An natural disaster measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale struck off the eastern coast of Japan. Costa Rican officials urged citizens to avoid clogging the emergency lines by not calling 911 unless it was to give information about an urgent situation.

World Three US carriers lead naval drill aimed at North Korea
Author: 0 Three US carriers lead naval drill aimed at North Korea

In a commentary released Saturday, the Korean Central News Agency, North Korea's official media , criticized the United States for "heightening military tension in the Asia-Pacific region". Trump has often equated personal relationships with foreign leaders with broader USA foreign policy, speaking often about his friendship with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his warm regard for China's Xi Jinping.

World Suspect in custody after stabbing at Mall of America
Author: 0 Suspect in custody after stabbing at Mall of America

Another man in his party responded to the victim's cries for help and was also stabbed. Police in Bloomington are investigating a stabbing at the Mall of America that left at least two wounded. Nick with her three children, told the Minneapolis Star Tribune . Police said the crime started at 6:44 p.m. and they were there within two minutes.

World Iran Urges France to Make Regional Allies Opt for Rationality
Author: 0 Iran Urges France to Make Regional Allies Opt for Rationality

The president proposed revising the Iran nuclear deal of 2015, saying it " must be preserved ", but " complemented with two pillars ", which would include " a negotiation on the ballistic activity of Iran, with sanctions if necessary , " and a discussion on " restraining Iranian hegemony in the region ".

World Roughriders storm past Redblacks in Eastern semifinal
Author: 0 Roughriders storm past Redblacks in Eastern semifinal

Thigpen broke the game open in the 3rd quarter when he took a handoff and ran 75 yards for a touchdown to make it 31-14. "Anytime you can go on the road against a very solid opponent ... Kevin Glenn finished a six play drive by hitting Bakari Grant for a 29 yard touchdown giving Saskatchewan a 7-0 lead. In the second half, Christion Jones fumbled a punt return but the Redblacks could only get a field goal, cutting the lead to ten.

World TPP countries to discuss agreement in principle on trade deal: Japan
Author: 0 TPP countries to discuss agreement in principle on trade deal: Japan

The original TPP deal was worked out after years of painful negotiations. Trump told an audience of CEOs at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Danang, Vietnam that the region's future "must not be held hostage to a dictator's twisted fantasies of violent conquest and nuclear blackmail".

World Ahead of PM Narendra Modi's Visit, Quadrilateral Initiative Begins In Manila
Author: 0 Ahead of PM Narendra Modi's Visit, Quadrilateral Initiative Begins In Manila

Trump arrived in the Philippines to attend a pair of global summits and close his five-country tour of Asia. The president will also hold talks with Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang on the sidelines of the ASEAN Summit, which ends Tuesday, to discuss ways to strengthen cooperation between South Korea and China.

World Pinarayi to decide on seeking Thomas Chandy's resignation
Author: 0 Pinarayi to decide on seeking Thomas Chandy's resignation

Advocate general CP Sudhakara Prasad had earlier told the state government that the Alappuzha district collector's report on the alleged encroachment of land for a resort owned by Chandy has legal binding and its findings can not be ignored.

World Alwar: Man shot dead for 'transporting cows', another left crticially injured
Author: 0 Alwar: Man shot dead for 'transporting cows', another left crticially injured

The incident comes barely seven months after a similar incident in the region when a group of Muslim men were attacked by a mob on suspicion that they were smuggling cows. Ummar Muhammad and Tahir Khan - again cattle traders - were transporting cows from Mewat in Haryana to Bharatpur in Rajasthan, when they were stopped in the Fahari village near Alwar district.

World Leaders of S. Korea, China mend ties, reaffirm efforts to denuclearize N
Author: 0 Leaders of S. Korea, China mend ties, reaffirm efforts to denuclearize N

Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff said that the maneuvers are aimed at enhancing the credibility of "extended deterrence" against the North's nuclear and missile provocations. It marks the first time that three USA aircraft carriers conduct joint exercises with South Korea's Navy. "The U.S. efforts to expand its military influence in Asia-Pacific and the movement of big neighboring powers to contain it escalate the military tension and increase arms race in the region with each passing day", ...