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Global Politically, The GOP Tax Cut Has Been A Huge Bomb
Author: 0 Politically, The GOP Tax Cut Has Been A Huge Bomb

Donald Trump is either lying about tax cuts, in search of headlines to fool voters who saw through the first Republican tax bill as a giveaway to corporations and the wealthy, or he's even more delusional than the conspiracy theorists thought.

Global Think thrice before acting: China on Trump's missile treaty pullout
Author: 0 Think thrice before acting: China on Trump's missile treaty pullout

On Monday evening, Bolton met with Russia's National Security Council chief Nikolai Patrushev as well as Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. The treaty was signed by U.S. In weapons speak, that means 500 to 5,500 kilometers, so, for instance, from Russian Federation to Western Europe and vice versa, but not from Russian Federation to Los Angeles.

Global Liberals play blame game over Wentworth loss
Author: 0 Liberals play blame game over Wentworth loss

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg recently wrote a piece for The Australian pointing out that at least 8,000 Wentworth residents would be adversely affected by the plan (in what was likely a not-so-subtle message to Phelps should she beat the Liberal Party's Dave Sharma ).

Global Saudi Arabia Confirms Jamal Khashoggi’s Death, Calling It ‘Huge and Grave Mistake’
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia Confirms Jamal Khashoggi’s Death, Calling It ‘Huge and Grave Mistake’

The Istanbul governor's office has put Cengiz, a Turkish national, under 24-hour police protection, Anadolu said. "And we are determined to punish those who are responsible for this murder", he said in the interview. In its latest version, the government conceded that Khashoggi was killed by mistake in its Istanbul consulate but this only sparked more calls for a complete and transparent investigation, coupled with the threat of sanctions.

Global Trump accuses Saudi Arabia of lying on Khashoggis death
Author: 0 Trump accuses Saudi Arabia of lying on Khashoggis death

On Friday, during a roundtable in Arizona, asked if he believed whether the Saudi explanation that Khashoggi was killed during a "fistfight" with more than a dozen agents was credible, he said: "I do. Forty-five years ago, Saudi Arabia joined other OPEC nations in an oil embargo over the 1973 Mideast war in retaliation for American military support for Israel.

Global Russian charged with vote meddling
Author: 0 Russian charged with vote meddling

In an odd bit of timing, the indictment was announced just minutes after the Office of the Director of National Intelligence expressed concernthat China, Iran and Russian Federation could seek to undermine confidence in the November 6 midterm elections , when control of the US Congress is up for grabs.

Global Brexit Talks Stall At 'Moment Of Truth' Summit
Author: 0 Brexit Talks Stall At 'Moment Of Truth' Summit

The East Antrim MP said Mrs May should not have agreed to settle the so-called "EU divorce bill", or signed up to the backstop proposals. Tajani said the European Parliament, which must endorse any Brexit deal sealed between London and the EU for it to take effect, was in favour of extending the post-Brexit transition period to three years from 21 months.

Global Editors Guild hopes Akbar will withdraw criminal defamation case
Author: 0 Editors Guild hopes Akbar will withdraw criminal defamation case

Akbar, a former influential newspaper editor, left office after initially refusing to step down amid the wave of accusations in recent days. The court's observation came after hearing submissions of Akbar's counsel Geeta Luthra , who urged the court to consider the defamation suit and proceed against the woman journalist.

Global Ukraine's church independence increases Russia's isolation — Financial Times
Author: 0 Ukraine's church independence increases Russia's isolation — Financial Times

The Russian Orthodox Church has chose to end its relationship with the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople in protest over its endorsement of Ukraine's request for an autocephalous, or independent, church. "We are for the unity of the Church, harmony, responsibility for canonical order, and against everything that divides and leads to the risk of schism".

Global Despite police presence, women journalists attacked near Sabarimala
Author: 0 Despite police presence, women journalists attacked near Sabarimala

Sabarimala thantri (chief priest) Kantararu Mohanaru has made an appeal to women between the ages of 10 and 50 not to make any attempt to visit the temple during the ongoing monthly pooja . Denouncing the attacks on media, he said cases were being registered against the suspects under sections relating to non-bailable offenses. Security arrangements in the surrounding areas have been tightened in the face of a strike called by the Sabarimala Samrakshana Samiti against the entry of women ...

Global Air Force Pilot Involved in Su-27 Crash in Ukraine, Fate Unknown
Author: 0 Air Force Pilot Involved in Su-27 Crash in Ukraine, Fate Unknown

US assets participating include six F-15C Eagles from the 144th Fighter Wing, based at Fresno Air National Guard Base, Calif.; an F-15D from the 48th Fighter Wing, at RAF Lakenheath , England; and C-130Js from the Guard's 146th Airlift Wing, operating out of Vinnytsia Air Base.

Global Russian Official: Student Gunman Killed 17 at Crimea College
Author: 0 Russian Official: Student Gunman Killed 17 at Crimea College

Roslyakov had gone on a shooting spree in the college before committing suicide, the committee said, and could be seen beforehand on CCTV entering the school with a rifle. Another student, Semyon Gavrilov, told the Komsomolskaya Pravda newspaper that he saw "a young man with a gun walking around shooting everybody", and how he himself had survived by hiding in a classroom.

Global Police Looking For 'Proud Boys,' Antifa After Brutal Manhattan Brawl
Author: 0 Police Looking For 'Proud Boys,' Antifa After Brutal Manhattan Brawl

Later on, however, the NYPD said that "several police officers leaving the event observed an assault happening blocks away at 84th Street and 3rd Avenue" and "immediately engaged the group". " New York will not become the next Charlottesville, and we refuse to let the actions of a hateful few define out City". "Why would the Republican Party at their main club invite the Proud Boys?" The NYPD is asking anyone with information on the fights to come forward, and said it was investigating ...

Global Lewinsky affair not an abuse of power, says Hillary Clinton
Author: 0 Lewinsky affair not an abuse of power, says Hillary Clinton

Her interviewer said, "There are people who looked at the incidents of the '90s and they say: A President of the United States can not have a consensual relationship with an intern". Of note, Bill Clinton was 49 and Lewinsky was 22 at the time, less than half his age. "In one statement she undercut the abuse of power and position against nearly all sexual harassment in the workplace", tweeted author David Rothkopf .

Author: 0 Israel says Australia considering moving embassy to Jerusalem

Census figures show 12.5% of people in Wentworth are Jewish, a significantly larger proportion than the rest of the country. Mr. Trump promised to move the USA embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem during his 2016 presidential campaign and announced the decision to proceed last December.

Global Pippa Middleton gives birth to baby boy
Author: 0 Pippa Middleton gives birth to baby boy

The baby's aunt and uncle Prince William and Kate are "thrilled" at the news, according to a spokesperson for Kensington Palace . Middleton also said that it was important to her to stay fit during her pregnancy. On Friday, Pippa was spotted in public attending the wedding of Princess Eugenie. "That meant I was able to carry on as normal and continue most of my sports with better knowledge and, more importantly, professionals to learn from".

Global Trump lashes out at Warren over DNA test, calls her 'phony!'
Author: 0 Trump lashes out at Warren over DNA test, calls her 'phony!'

Warren, who appears to be preparing for a 2020 presidential campaign , responded to Trump's series of tweets Tuesday morning with two tweets of her own, mocking the Republican president for reviving the Pocahontas nickname, which she and some Native American leaders say is a racist slur .

Global Hurricane Leslie rams into Portugal with 109mph winds: Lisbon devastated by storm
Author: 0 Hurricane Leslie rams into Portugal with 109mph winds: Lisbon devastated by storm

Civil defence commander Luis Belo Costa said after Saturday night that "the greatest danger has passed". Now a Category 1 hurricane, Leslie is expected to weaken slightly as it moves east on Saturday, the U.S. A tropical storm warning was discontinued for the Madeira archipelago. Only Hurricane Vince has made landfall on the Iberian peninsula over the last 176 years, hitting southern Spain in 2005, according to weather records.

Global More US cities ditch Columbus Day
Author: 0 More US cities ditch Columbus Day

And, she said , the city doesn't have the budget to give its 8,500 employees both days off, she said. Ohio's capital city announced the move late last week, issuing a short news release to note that its offices are open on Monday, and that trash collection and parking laws will be handled as usual.

Global Storm Callum: More rain set to bring further disruption
Author: 0 Storm Callum: More rain set to bring further disruption

A yellow weather warning is in place tomorrow across large parts of north west and west Wales, with further heavy and persistent rainfall forecast. In the Republic the power supplier has said around 30,000 customers have been cut off. A weather warning is in place across Northern Ireland until midnight on Friday. Northern Ireland's Health and Safety Executive issued guidance to businesses which could be affected by the storm.

Global Bolton: US Sees China as 'Major Issue' of Century
Author: 0 Bolton: US Sees China as 'Major Issue' of Century

Trump renewed his charge that past presidents Obama and George W. Bush "let China get out of control" through the massive U.S. imports of manufactured goods. The measures are the latest salvo in a widening USA drive to pressure China, with the Trump administration recently slapping $250 billion in tariffs.

Global Cyclone Titli: Eastern India battered by deadly storm
Author: 0 Cyclone Titli: Eastern India battered by deadly storm

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today reviewed the flood situation in three districts triggered by heavy rain under the impact of the very severe cyclonic storm Titli that made landfall at Palasa in Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh on Thursday morning.

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