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World News Trump's former 'fixer' Michael Cohen cooperating in Robert Mueller's Russia probe
Author: 0 Trump's former 'fixer' Michael Cohen cooperating in Robert Mueller's Russia probe

Trump's former campaign chair Paul Manafort, his campaign deputy chair Rick Gaines, and his former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn are also cooperating with Robert Mueller's Special Counsel team. The tweet was deleted nearly immediately and later reposted by Cohen's lawyer, Lanny Davis . After the story published, Davis declined to comment.

World News UK foreign secretary urges EU to step back from 'abyss'
Author: 0 UK foreign secretary urges EU to step back from 'abyss'

But it would abandon the bloc's right to the free movement of people and see Britain adopt its own migration policy. But Mr Tusk rejected that at a gathering in Austria on Thursday, saying it would undermine the single market. Hunt added: "We need to avoid revving up the situation, making it worse by appealing to audiences on social media". "We need serious engagement on resolving the two big problems in the negotiations and we stand ready".

World News Viral Aussie emu-killer arrested & charged with animal cruelty
Author: 0 Viral Aussie emu-killer arrested & charged with animal cruelty

Before the video ends the camera turns around to show a young man with a moustache, wearing a cap and sunglasses, who continues to laugh and scream "yes" at the camera before the video ends. "I thought they would get out the way but nah, they just stayed there", MacDonald told Channel 7. "The community is understandably outraged and angry about this vision - as are we", the group's acting chief inspector, Cheryl Doudle, said in a statement published by SBS News.

World News Putin says ready to help Iran in terror fight
Author: 0 Putin says ready to help Iran in terror fight

The judiciary-linked Mizan news agency said several of the accused were Iranians who had left to join IS in neighbouring countries and then returned. He also said that Tehran held the USA accountable for the attack. Tensions between traditional rivals Iran and Saudi Arabia have surged in recent years, with the two countries supporting opposite sides in wars in Syria and Yemen and rival political parties in Iraq and Lebanon.

World News Russian embassy rejects allegations about plans to help Assange escape from UK
Author: 0 Russian embassy rejects allegations about plans to help Assange escape from UK

Assange was granted asylum inside Ecuador's UK embassy in August 2012 and avoided extradition to Sweden , and potentially the United States. Ecuador on 19 December 2017 approved a " special designation in favor of Mr Julian Assange so that he can carry out functions at the Ecuadorean Embassy in Russian Federation", according to the letter written to opposition legislator Paola Vintimilla.

Author: 0 China ‘outraged’ by USA sanctions over Russian weapons buy

The U.S. State Department said Li's office made a " significant transaction " involving the purchase of Su-35 combat aircraft in 2017 and S-400 surface-to-air missile system-related equipment this year. Confirming the cancellation of the visit of He, the Hong Kong-based South China Morning Post quoted Chinese officials as saying that Washington needed to "correct its mistakes" regarding its handling of the ongoing tariff war.

World News Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart to be released
Author: 0 Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart to be released

Barzee will have a curfew and not be allowed outside her residence each night from 9 p.m.to 6 a.m. When Smart was asked during a news conference last week if she had any sort of message for Barzee, she said no. Smart told reporters last week she was anxious that Barzee remains a threat, something the woman's lawyer denies. Under the terms of her release, Barzee must undergo mental health treatment and not contact Smart and her family.

World News Kavanaugh accuser agrees to testify in Senate hearing
Author: 0 Kavanaugh accuser agrees to testify in Senate hearing

Aides did not respond to requests for more information. "I have no doubt that, if the attack on Dr. Ford was as bad as she says, charges would have been immediately filed with local Law Enforcement Authorities by either her or her loving parents", Trump tweeted .

World News Israeli air force chief to visit Moscow amid Syria row
Author: 0 Israeli air force chief to visit Moscow amid Syria row

Asked Thursday if Russian Federation was satisfied with Syria's message, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said only, "the telegram has been received", Tass reported . The IDF stated after the incident that its fighter jets targeted a facility of the Syrian Armed Forces from which systems to manufacture accurate and lethal weapons were about to be transferred on behalf of Iran to Hezbollah terror in Lebanon.

World News Indian govt chose Anil Ambani as Rafale partner, says Francois Hollande
Author: 0 Indian govt chose Anil Ambani as Rafale partner, says Francois Hollande

Delhi chief minister and Aam Admi Party (AAP) supremo Arvind Kejriwal was quick to charge that the Modi government was compromising the national security. The French government said it was in no manner involved in the choice of Indian industrial partners for the Rafale fighter jet deal, asserting that French companies have the full freedom to select Indian firms for contracts.

World News Florence death toll rises to 42 as residents return to flooded homes
Author: 0 Florence death toll rises to 42 as residents return to flooded homes

Others got a case of bottled water or military MREs, or field rations. While Florence was downgraded to a Category 1 storm by the time it struck the area on September 15, it still managed to dump a record 23 inches of rain in SC and 35 inches in North Carolina , over the course of just four days.

World News Elite Iranian soldiers killed in attack on military parade
Author: 0 Elite Iranian soldiers killed in attack on military parade

This is a developing story and will be updated accordingly . The state-run IRNA news agency reported that the wounded included a woman and a child but did not elaborate. Ahvaz is in the centre of Khuzestan province, which has been the site of sporadic protests by Iran's Arab minority. Who carried out the assault also remained in question.

Author: 0 Alleged emu killer arrested and charged

Authorities have appealed for information, describing it as apparent evidence of "horrific cruelty". In 2013, another Australian man faced similar animal-cruelty charges after posting a video of himself riding an emu to work like a horse.

World News Senate Panel Sets Deadline for Kavanaugh's Accuser to Respond
Author: 0 Senate Panel Sets Deadline for Kavanaugh's Accuser to Respond

Kavanaugh denies knowledge of any such assault and no further direct witnesses have come forward. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell expressed confidence on Thursday that Kavanaugh will ultimately be confirmed. "It's tricky, perilous business", said Democratic strategist Jim Manley, a former Senate aide who handled Senate Judiciary confirmations. In addition to security, expected to be provided by Capitol Police, Ford has asked for press coverage of her testimony to be the same as for ...

World News 'Divisive, Dangerous': TX Sheriff Slams Beto O'Rourke for Comments on Police
Author: 0 'Divisive, Dangerous': TX Sheriff Slams Beto O'Rourke for Comments on Police

O'Rourke has garnered national attention in the race and has elevated Democratic hopes for defeating Cruz, and neutral observers say the race is competitive. The Texas conservative and O'Rourke have agreed to three debates; this is the first of the three. White voters back Cruz 66 - 32 percent. The candidates will also debate on September 30 at the University of Houston and on October 16 in San Antonio.

World News Brexit sold by liars, United Kingdom told
Author: 0 Brexit sold by liars, United Kingdom told

British Prime Minister Theresa May accused the European Union on Friday of creating an "impasse" in divorce negotiations by bluntly rejecting her blueprint for Brexit, sending the value of the pound falling as worries about a chaotic United Kingdom exit from the EU soared.

World News Kerala Nun Rape Accused Franco Mulakkal To be Arrested
Author: 0 Kerala Nun Rape Accused Franco Mulakkal To be Arrested

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, the head of the Diocese of Jalandhar , who is now facing probe after a Kerala nun accused him of rape, has reportedly been questioned by the Kerala Police at the Kochi Crime Branch Office in Tripunithura on September 19.

World News South Africa ConCourt legalises mbanje Smoking
Author: 0 South Africa ConCourt legalises mbanje Smoking

Here are the details. The potential implications of the binding judgment are enormous, and unpredictable - particularly in terms of the criminal justice system, which routinely locks up thousands of overwhelmingly poor South Africans for using or dealing in small amounts of cannabis .

Author: 0 Labour MP David Lammy Tears Into Theresa May After Brexit Statement

Davis, who quit the Cabinet in July in protest at Theresa May's Brexit negotiating strategy, called on European leaders not to "penalise" the United Kingdom and instead focus on securing a good trade agreement - adding a no-deal Brexit would cost 30,000 jobs in the German vehicle sector alone as exports to Britain would fall.

World News India cancels talks with Pakistan over 'brutal killings'
Author: 0 India cancels talks with Pakistan over 'brutal killings'

A day after the Indian external affairs ministry confirmed that foreign ministers of Pakistan and India would meet on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly scheduled for next week, the Narendra Modi-led government backed out of the talks.

World News Clean-Up Begins After Storm Ali Batters Parts Of Britain
Author: 0 Clean-Up Begins After Storm Ali Batters Parts Of Britain

The Met Offfice has issued yellow weather warnings for parts of England and Wales. Although it is now below the criteria for naming a storm, but is set to bring heavy rain and potentially very windy weather to southern Britain. Bronagh will slam the United Kingdom with winds pushing 50mph, mainly around the coast and some inland spots. Bronagh brought heavy rain as it swept across the country a day after two people were killed during severe weather and injuries and danger to life from ...