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Global Thai schoolboys not ready for underwater escape
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It is noted that the 38-year-old officer in the Thai Navy lost consciousness, when delivered oxygen tanks to children. His diving partner tried performing CPR on him but was unable to revive him. The president of soccer's governing body, FIFA, invited the boys on Thursday to be his guests at the World Cup Final in Moscow on July 15 if they make it out in time.

Global UK Brexit negotiator David Davis quits
Author: 0 UK Brexit negotiator David Davis quits

Prime Minister Theresa May's government was thrown into turmoil late Sunday with the surprise resignation of David Davis, her " Brexit minister" in charge of negotiating Britain's exit from the European Union. "[Mr Davis'] departure raises more questions about what came out of that meeting. If the Brexit Secretary can not support them they can not be very good proposals".

Global Japan cult leader's hanging closes chapter on shocking crime
Author: 0 Japan cult leader's hanging closes chapter on shocking crime

A Japanese government spokesman confirmed Asahara's death and said six other members of Aum Shinrikyo had also been executed. Japan's public broadcaster NHK said six other former members of the cult who had been convicted of involvement in the attack had also been hanged shortly after Asahara, whose real name was Chizuo Matsumoto.

Global Struggling to save nuclear deal, Iran and world powers meet
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Three European nations along with Russian Federation and China met with Iran Friday to offer it economic benefits that would lessen the blow of sweeping USA sanctions, two months after President Donald Trump walked away from the landmark nuclear deal.

Global Avenfield verdict declared at wrong time, says Khursheed Shah
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Last Nawaz was disqualified in the Panama Papers case, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) filed three corruption references against the Sharifs. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan . Two PML-N leaders, who spoke to Asia Times on the condition of anonymity, believe Nawaz will challenge the verdict but will also return to Pakistan from the United Kingdom and may even serve prison time to "gain political mileage".

Global Pence: 'Spurious Attacks On ICE By Our Political Leaders Must Stop'
Author: 0 Pence: 'Spurious Attacks On ICE By Our Political Leaders Must Stop'

The White House is ramping up its defense of Immigration and Customs Enforcement , colloquially known as ICE, amid burgeoning calls from Democrats for the agency to be abolished. Some Democrats have become anxious that those calls leave members of their party vulnerable to Republican attacks that they are weak on border security.

Global Trump roasted after typo in tweet about his unbelievable spelling skills
Author: 0 Trump roasted after typo in tweet about his unbelievable spelling skills

He says in his tweet: " I capitalize certain words only for emphasis, not b/c they should be capitalized! ". "Merriam-Webster also got in on the fun and pointed out in its tweet : "'pore over" [is] "to read or study very carefully" ... " President Trump didn't write any of his books", O'Brien tweeted on Tuesday . Donald Trump's original tweet before the message was deleted. Rowling also denied allegations from another fan on Twitter that she was blind to the parallels between the ...

Global Fate of inter-Korean detente hangs on nuclear talks
Author: 0 Fate of inter-Korean detente hangs on nuclear talks

Mr Pompeo met Kim Yong-chol, who played a key role with him in arranging last month's summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore . "So far principal results of Singapore summit have been to sow doubts about United States commitment to its South Korean ally, to weaken sanctions on NK, and to raise questions about U.S.

Global Amazon Prime Day sales event to debut in Singapore on July 16
Author: 0 Amazon Prime Day sales event to debut in Singapore on July 16

Amazon has revealed that it's got a number of deals on various products to whet your appetite running up to Prime Day. Bezos noted that in 2017 more new members joined Prime than in any previous year, both worldwide and in the USA, and that on Prime Day 2017 more new members joined the program than on any other day in the company's history.

Global Wind spreads California fire as other states battle blazes
Author: 0 Wind spreads California fire as other states battle blazes

According the arrest affidavit, an Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent told investigators Joergensen had an expired visa and was living in the country illegally. No injuries were reported and the exact number of people evacuated was unclear. Over the weekend, San Francisco Bay Area residents woke up to orange skies and a dusting of smoke and ash.

Global Trump fails to rule out accepting Russian claim on Crimea
Author: 0 Trump fails to rule out accepting Russian claim on Crimea

Bolton, who before joining the White House said on television that Putin lied to Trump, said he hasn't changed his mind about Russia's involvement. "That's why the president is going to talk to him about it again". Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine and the sanctions imposed on Russian Federation by the United States in response, and its military intervention in the war in Syria to support President Bashar al-Assad are major causes of strain in the two countries' relations.

Global Minnesota's U.S. Senators weigh in on Supreme Court Justice replacement
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CNN host Jake Tapper asked Collins about how President Donald Trump expressed desire to nominate justices who may vote to overturn Roe V. Wade if offered the opportunity. Trump's ability to replace Kennedy - known as a moderate voice on the Supreme Court - with a more conservative justice has led many to speculate that Roe v.

Global German interior minister quits over migration conflict
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It isn't clear yet what effect Seehofer's resignation might have. "The Chinese authorities do not seem to have tried to stem the yuan's fall, which many people take as a message from Beijing that that's one thing they could do against US pressure on trade", said Bart Wakabayashi, Tokyo branch manager of State Street Bank.

Global Notorious French gangster flees prison in daring helicopter escape
Author: 0 Notorious French gangster flees prison in daring helicopter escape

Faid serving 25 years for murder made an audacious escape from prison Sunday after a helicopter carrying several heavily armed commandos landed in a courtyard, freed him from a visiting room and carried him away. on Sunday. Faid has been behind bars since mid-2011 for breaking the terms of his parole over past convictions for bank robberies and brazen heists of cash-in-transit vehicles.

Author: 0 French gangster flees prison in spectacular helicopter escape

A third man in the prison courtyard, as reported, guarded the helicopter and its pilot, a flying instructor whom the men had hijacked in a nearby airfield and forced him to take part in the dramatic escape. Three armed accomplices extracted Faid from the Reau prison late on Sunday. Back in 2013 he blasted out of jail using dynamite, he also took 4 prison wardens hostage during this attempt.

Global European Union leaders defend migration deal as doubts emerge
Author: 0 European Union leaders defend migration deal as doubts emerge

The deal follows weeks of diplomatic wrangling over migrant rescue ships , and which country should take them in. Later on Friday the Libyan coastguard said around 100 people were thought to have drowned off Libya's western coast. "They weaken us on the European and global stage - and in an economically challenging situation". "But this is in fact the easiest part of the task, compared to what awaits us on the ground, when we start implementing it".

Global 9 arrests as federal police clear entrance to Portland ICE building
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Immigration and Customs Enforcement building in Portland, Oregon, that had been closed because of a round-the-clock demonstration. "The Democratic Party had a reckoning about the crime bill, financial deregulation and about welfare reform, but it never really had a reckoning about their complicity in creating both the intellectual framework for this sort of policy", said Sean McElwee, a leading activist in the anti-ICE movement and early supporter of Ocasio-Cortez's campaign.

Global 11 bodies recovered at a house in Delhi’s Burari
Author: 0 11 bodies recovered at a house in Delhi’s Burari

The Delhi Police have rushed to the spot and the probe has been initiated. The family reportedly ran a grocery shop and a plywood business out of their home. "Let's wait for their investigation to be over", Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who visited the spot, said. "Police are investigating. Let's wait for their investigation to be over", he said.

Global Nancy Pelosi Downplays Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Victory
Author: 0 Nancy Pelosi Downplays Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Victory

Two out of three ain't bad", Pelosi also said. She has the support of liberal Sen. Bernard Sanders, ran on a Sanders-esque agenda that included government-sponsored health care and tuition-free college for all Americans, and the abolishment of U.S.

Global Canada to aid steel, aluminum industries hit by US tariffs
Author: 0 Canada to aid steel, aluminum industries hit by US tariffs

Ottawa also unveiled 2 billion dollars ($ 1.5 billion) in aid for the two sectors. For example, Canada imports just $3 million worth of yoghurt from the USA annually and most of it comes from one plant in Wisconsin, the home state of House Speaker Paul Ryan.

Global GOP set for showdown immigration vote
Author: 0 GOP set for showdown immigration vote

Ryan said the broader bill would resolve the issue of young adults who were brought to the United States illegally as children; focus on a merit-based immigration system; and secure US borders and the rule of law. "Unfortunately, many who voted against the bill ... were more concerned with politics than people and policy", Love said in a statement. Two Republicans did not cast votes on Wednesday.

Global Teen charged and four arrested over Bronx machete murder
Author: 0 Teen charged and four arrested over Bronx machete murder

A local gang leader allegedly took to Facebook after the stabbing to send his apologies for the senseless murder, stating that it was a case of mistaken identity. The murderers may have been seeking revenge on a similar-looking youth, for making a raunchy sex video featuring one of the gangster's relatives - but attacked Guzman-Feliz instead.

Global Uber driver streaming Hulu prior to deadly self-driving crash in Tempe
Author: 0 Uber driver streaming Hulu prior to deadly self-driving crash in Tempe

A search warrant obtained by Tempe police show her personal phone was streaming an episode of The Voice on Hulu until one minute before 10 p.m., the approximate moment of the crash, the new report shows. An Uber spokeswoman said in a prepared statement Friday morning that the company is cooperating with investigations while it does an internal safety review.

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