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World News Turkey not to extradite Greek soldiers: Deputy PM
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The pair were later formally arrested on espionage charges. He noted that a criminal case has been opened against the soldiers . The incident has further strained relations between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, who have several longstanding disputes, from the division of Cyprus , to maritime boundaries and commercial rights.

World News Firefighters and police officers save choking puppy
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The video shows the puppy wrapped in a blanket when the first responders stand up after saving the puppy's life. Several officers and firefighters jumped into action to save the pup. The puppy left with her, and was treated by a veterinarian. "Even though we are not faced with this kind of incident every day, the officers reacted just as they would in any emergency situation", Police Chief Michael P.

World News Indy Airport Named Best in North America Again
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As part of the ACI's worldwide programme, passengers were surveyed across global airports for their feedback on 34 key performance indicators including airport access, check-in, security screening, restrooms, stores and restaurants. This year an unprecedented 16 airports were first-time winners, noted ACI World. The award categories recognize the achievements of airports of different sizes and different regions of the world.

World News Italy's stock market slides after uncertain election result
Author: 0 Italy's stock market slides after uncertain election result

Pollsters predict the election will result in a hung parliament in which former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's alliance of centre-right groups will be the largest bloc and 5-Star the biggest single party. With the vote count nearly complete, none of the three main factions had enough seats to govern alone. While the Five Star Movement has refused to form any sort of coalition with its rivals, it has previously acknowledged that it would team up with the Northern League if forced ...

World News France to Set Age of Consent to 15 After Child Sex Outrage
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Although the age of consent is now set at 15, prosecutors have to prove in court that it was non-consensual in order to secure a rape conviction. France announced plans Monday to set 15 as the age of sexual consent following public outrage over two cases involving sex with 11-year-old girls.

World News McDonald's is putting fresh beef in the Quarter Pounder
Author: 0 McDonald's is putting fresh beef in the Quarter Pounder

Quarter-pound burgers include the Quarter Pounder, Quarter Pounder with Cheese, Double Quarter Pounder and Signature Crafted Recipe burgers. "The result is a hotter, juicier, great tasting burger", said Chris Kempczinski , who oversees McDonald's Corp.'s restaurants in the U.S.

World News Saudi Arabia donates N3.6bn for Northeast
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia donates N3.6bn for Northeast

Non-Islamic places of worship such as churches are banned and Christians in Saudi, most of whom are migrant workers from India, Philippines and Africa, face deportation if they speak about their faith in public. Which explains why Prince Mohammed is going out of his way to stress the importance of the UK-Saudi relationship during this week's visit to Britain.

World News Nashville mayor to resign after pleading guilty to theft charge
Author: 0 Nashville mayor to resign after pleading guilty to theft charge

Years ago, she and Sgt. Forrest helped me by taking care of a really terrifying stalker issue I had. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation did not identify the woman in the photos and Barry has said that if the photos are of her, they were taken without her knowledge or permission.

World News Britain's May expresses 'deep concern' over Trump's trade war
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Trump was expected to finalize the planned tariffs later in the week, although some observers familiar with the process said it could occur next week. Jean-Claude Juncker said plans to put tariffs on products such as Kentucky bourbon, Levi's jeans and Harley-Davidsons had not been finalised. Canada is also the biggest importer of US steel and aluminum.

World News Turkey building camps in Syria for war displaced
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Ankara sees the YPG as a terror group for its links to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has been designated as a terror group by the USA and the European Union as well as Turkey. The ministry said in a statement that top diplomats of the Astana process' three guarantor countries would assess the results of their collaboration and identify common steps.

World News Kellyanne Conway violated Hatch Act on two occasions, federal agency determines
Author: 0 Kellyanne Conway violated Hatch Act on two occasions, federal agency determines

OSC special counsel Henry Kerner pointed to two Conway appearances conducted in her "official capacity" as Counselor to the president in November and December of past year. The Office of Special Counsel (OSC), which is in not affiliated with special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation, announced Tuesday that Conway violated the Hatch Act in two television interviews.

World News Sri Lanka declares state of emergency to quell anti-Muslim riots
Author: 0 Sri Lanka declares state of emergency to quell anti-Muslim riots

Hope cricket match takes place. Sudarshana Gunawardena, director general of the Government Information Department, said the "police curfew was imposed in the Kandy district until Tuesday morning". President Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe have promised to protect minorities, but attacks against Muslims have continued while mostly Muslim-owned properties have been gutted and looted by organised extreme Sinhalese mobs.

World News North Korea open to denuclearize if regime safety guaranteed
Author: 0 North Korea open to denuclearize if regime safety guaranteed

The talks between the two Koreas come after North Korea had sent a almost 500-member delegation to the just-concluded Pyeongchang Winter Games in South Korea last month. More: War vs. diplomacy: Did Olympics help resolve the North Korea nuclear standoff? "What we must especially pay attention to is the fact that (he) has clearly stated that the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula was an instruction of his predecessor and that there has been no change to such an instruction".

World News Be afraid: this is the 1100bhp+ Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro
Author: 0 Be afraid: this is the 1100bhp+ Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro

Yes. Eleven. Hundred. Horsepower. "With the track-only Valkyrie AMR Pro, we have the freedom to create an extreme evolution that makes no such concessions". Some amenities are also missing from the Valkyrie AMR Pro to lighten its load, including removal of the heater/de-mister, infotainment system, and the glass windscreen and side windows (which are now polycarbonate).

World News Trump may drop tariffs if 'fair' Nafta deal is reached
Author: 0 Trump may drop tariffs if 'fair' Nafta deal is reached

For instance, his assertion that the tariffs are needed as an emergency measure has already been contradicted by his statement that he won't apply them to Canada and Mexico if they sign a new free-trade deal that is to his tastes. Canada's chief negotiator, Steve Verheul, said: "For the week we do have successes we can point (to), but we still have got a bit more to do". But in a noteworthy break with the president, a fellow Republican , House Speaker Paul Ryan , warns just the ...

World News Italy's ruling centre-left party admits election defeat
Author: 0 Italy's ruling centre-left party admits election defeat

The centre-right, which includes Mr Berlusconi's Forza Italia (Go Italy! ), and the far-right League and Brothers of Italy, were seen falling some way short of an absolute majority, pollsters said. Five-Star deputy Alessandro Di Battista described the results as a "triumph", adding: "This is a real moment of glory". Preliminary results released by Italy's interior ministry showed the center-right coalition winning about 37 per cent of the parliamentary vote and the 5-Star Movement ...

World News Tottenham have earned the respect of Europe's elite, says Mauricio Pochettino
Author: 0 Tottenham have earned the respect of Europe's elite, says Mauricio Pochettino

Meanwhile, Max Allegri's side finished as runners-up to Barcelona in Group D. They are coming into the game in good form as they have maintained an unbeaten record since December when they lost to Manchester City . The Argentine may travel but is not a guaranteed starter. Like Paulo Dybala or Lionel Messi, this type of player. Federico Bernardeschi is still out.

World News Dwayne Johnson Totally Owns His Razzie Award for 'Baywatch'
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The annual Razzies ceremony which honours the worst films of the year took place on Saturday. Although the film starred Hollywood big shots like Johnson, Zac Efron and the original series' lead actor David Hasselhoff, the 2017 movie didn't receive almost as much acclaim as the show, which aired from 1989 to 2001.

Author: 0 Nikki Haley at AIPAC: 'Israel Gets Bullied' at UN

President Trump, for his part, has expressed support a two-state solution only if both sides agree to this approach. In addition, Shevach Stern, a leading Likud activist, pointed out in a statement that, "just two months ago, the internal committee of the country's ruling party voted to apply Israeli sovereignty to Judea, Samaria and Greater Jerusalem - a 180 degree difference from the establishment of a Palestinian state".

World News North Korea praises 'openhearted talk' with South
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He also said the leaders will establish a "hotline" communication channel to lower military tensions, and would speak together before the planned summit. Chung led a 10-member South Korean delegation that met with Kim during a two-day visit to Pyongyang, North Koreas capital. Moon, who advocates dialogue with the North's nuclear-armed regime, said last week that Washington needs to "lower the threshold for talks" with Pyongyang.

World News Normalcy returns to Kashmir Valley after protests, shutdown over Shopian firing
Author: 0 Normalcy returns to Kashmir Valley after protests, shutdown over Shopian firing

The trouble began late Sunday night, when officials say a vehicle refused to stop at a checkpoint outside a Shopian military base and militants inside fired at the soldiers. The mobile internet services have been shut across South Kashmir while high-speed internet has been stopped across the valley. He died inside the vehicle and his body was found nearly half a kilometre away from the site where the army said militants fired at a mobile checkpoint.

World News PNB scam: Senior Axis Bank officials appear before SFIO
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Firestar Diamond International Private Ltd, in its plea, has sought a direction to the Ministry of Finance and Directorate of Enforcement to supply them a copy of the search warrants. An LoU is a guarantee which is given by an issuing bank to Indian banks having branches overseas to grant short-term credit to the applicant. "They have been summoned for giving the loan facility to Gitanjali Group".

World News Russian cargo plane 'crashes in Syria killing 32 people'
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Six crew and 26 passengers died, they reported. The deadly raids were the biggest direct clash between U.S. and Russian forces since the end of the Cold War. The base is far from the front lines of the conflict, but came under shelling in December. The plane hit the ground more than 1,600 feet short of the runway at the Russian-operated Khmeimim Air Base, the statement said.

World News Florida Senate votes against arming most teachers
Author: 0 Florida Senate votes against arming most teachers

Here's a look at the main issues on the table, and what to expect this week. A former school superintendent, high school principal and classroom teacher, Montford said he could not reject the money, even though he opposed the initiative to arm teachers, dubbed the Aaron Feis guardian program, in honor of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School assistant football coach who was killed in the shooting.

World News World′s oldest message in a bottle discovered in Australia
Author: 0 World′s oldest message in a bottle discovered in Australia

Sand dunes in the area are quite mobile during storm events and heavy rain, so the bottle could have been subject to "cyclical periods of exposure" which could have led to the cork in the bottle drying out and becoming dislodged, "while the tightly rolled paper along with a quantity of sand remained inside preserved".