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World News Trump cuts red tape in sales of armed drones
Author: 0 Trump cuts red tape in sales of armed drones

The White House aims to speed up arms deal approvals and increase the role of senior USA officials, including President Donald Trump , in closing foreign sales, while giving greater weight to business interests in sales decisions that have long prioritized human rights.

World News Pentagon: Syria retains limited capability for chemical attack in future
Author: 0 Pentagon: Syria retains limited capability for chemical attack in future

Russian officials responded on Friday calling the strikes an "aggressive attack" by the United States and attempted to push through a resolution in the UN Security Council to condemn the United States for its actions. "We have reports from credible people on the ground, we have indicated that they have been pressured by both Russian Federation and Syria to change their stories, to try to change their stories so that is does not appear that Russian Federation and Syria are responsible for ...

Author: 0 Congress-led opposition gives impeachment notice against CJI

Stressing that trivialising the use of power of impeachment is a "dangerous event", he said the move is an attempt to "intimidate" a Judge and send a message to other Judges, "that if you don't agree with us, fifty MP's are enough for a revenge action".

World News Target Hosting Car Seat Trade In Event
Author: 0 Target Hosting Car Seat Trade In Event

Because auto seats are expensive, and lord why do we have to buy so many of them? Target takes the donated used auto seats to Waste Management, a partner for the program, who recycles them into parts for grocery carts, buckets and even construction materials, according to the website.

World News Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is April 28
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Members of the Mason County Prevention Coalition, Paula Gregory, Woody Moore and Rita Darst, volunteered at the Point Pleasant location for the 2017 Mason County Drug Take Back Day, along with Mason County Sheriff Greg Powers and Cpl. Do Bring: Prescription (controlled and non-controlled) and over-the-counter medications, ointments, patches, inhalers, non-aerosol sprays, creams, vials and pet medications.

World News In Comey memo, Trump says Putin hailed hookers
Author: 0 In Comey memo, Trump says Putin hailed hookers

Weeks after their last conversation, on May 9, Mr Trump fired Mr Comey , saying in an interview two days later that he made a decision to dismiss the Federal Bureau of Investigation chief in part out of unhappiness over the Russian Federation probe.

World News Islam Army rebels start evacuating from northeast of Damascus
Author: 0 Islam Army rebels start evacuating from northeast of Damascus

Residents, waving the national flag, lifted the al-Ikhbariya TV correspondent Rabieh Dibeh on their shoulders and chanted their support for President Bashar Assad. Most Islamic State fighters were driven out of Syria a year ago. Syrian and Iraqi forces have driven IS from almost all the territory the group once held, but the extremists have maintained a presence in the remote desert areas along the border.

World News Canada quake felt in SE Michigan
Author: 0 Canada quake felt in SE Michigan

National Weather Service meteorologist Ian Lee says the quake occurred around 8 p.m. Residents of Brownstown, Dearborn, Ann Arbor, Grosse Ile, and Detroit proper have all reported that they felt the slight rumble. So far police in both MI and Canada are saying there are no reports of damage or injuries. Amherstburg is located about near the mouth of the Detroit River in Essex County.

World News Air Force Flyover Marks Israel's 70th Independence Day
Author: 0 Air Force Flyover Marks Israel's 70th Independence Day

We too have no better friend than America. "Looking forward to moving our Embassy to Jerusalem next month!" Acting US Secretary of State John Sullivan stated , "The State of Israel has prevailed over every challenge it has faced over the past 70 years".

World News Chiefs release 2018 schedule | Will play Rams in Mexico City on 11/19
Author: 0 Chiefs release 2018 schedule | Will play Rams in Mexico City on 11/19

The Chargers also are not scheduled for any Sunday night games this season. All three teams made the playoffs last season, and should provide a good, early gauge on where the Bolts stand with the rest of the league. In Week 15 , there will be two games played on Saturday on NFL Network, with the game times of 3:30 p.m. CT and 7:20 p.m. CT to be determined. After that, they'll hit the road yet again for the Monday night affair against the Denver Broncos .

World News Cohen drops suits against Fusion GPS, Buzzfeed
Author: 0 Cohen drops suits against Fusion GPS, Buzzfeed

These libel suits could invite discovery, meaning lawyers could try to dig up more damning evidence. Fusion and BuzzFeed are facing other defamation lawsuits over the dossier, which remains largely unverified. Establishing such a pattern might have helped BuzzFeed argue that the dossier's claims about Cohen seemed plausible. Cohen is now dealing with other legal issues.

World News Iraq carries out 'deadly' airstrike on Daesh targets in Syria
Author: 0 Iraq carries out 'deadly' airstrike on Daesh targets in Syria

The Iraqi minister of communications, for his part, thanked the Islamic Republic of Iran for its assistance to the Iraqi people in suppressing the Daesh terrorist group. Mr Abadi declared victory over Isis in December but Iraqi intelligence believes that 3,000... The 42-year-old housewife had two minutes to defend herself against charges of supporting the Islamic State .

World News Today's forecast: Sunny, high in mid-50s
Author: 0 Today's forecast: Sunny, high in mid-50s

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Mostly cloudy, with a low about 36. Low: 36. Day: Partly cloudy with southwest winds 5 to 10 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. As a cold front approaches, some rain showers will develop after midnight tonight . Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers. New snow accumulation of less than a half-inch possible.

World News Justice Dept. agrees to send Comey memos to Congress
Author: 0 Justice Dept. agrees to send Comey memos to Congress

His legal case is causing significant turmoil inside the White House, three administrations officials told CNN, far more than Comey. "I think it is accountability mechanisms working", he added. The 15 pages of Comey memos contain new details about interactions he had with Trump in the weeks before his May 2017 firing . "The Department has consulted the relevant parties and concluded that the release of the memoranda to Congress at this time would not adversely impact any ongoing ...

World News Pak denies access to visiting Sikh pilgrims, India lodges protest
Author: 0 Pak denies access to visiting Sikh pilgrims, India lodges protest

In its protest to the Pakistan foreign ministry, India alleged Pakistan for not following the code of conduct of 1992, which was recently reaffirmed by both the nations. India claimed that its consular team was "denied access" to them when they arrived at the Wagah Railway Station, calling it "inexplicable diplomatic discourtesy" in violation of the Vienna Convention.

World News Trump escalates feud with Brown over CA border troops
Author: 0 Trump escalates feud with Brown over CA border troops

The president tweeted Thursday morning that Brown is deploying the Guard "to do nothing", adding that the federal government will not pay for what he called the governor's "charade". Jerry Brown is trying to back out of the National Guard at the Border, but the people of the State are not happy. Trump also took a Thursday morning shot at California's sanctuary state law, which was supported by Brown, thanking the San Diego County Board of Supervisors for its vote this week supporting ...

World News Man convicted of killing Savannah alderman to be executed Thursday night
Author: 0 Man convicted of killing Savannah alderman to be executed Thursday night

Alabama death row inmate Walter Leroy Moody, 83, was executed Thursday night by lethal injection at the William C. Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore. Vance's son, Robert Vance Jr., now a circuit judge in Jefferson County and Democratic candidate for chief justice in Alabama, said it's important that people remember how his father lived, not just how he died.

World News Gannon Services Draw Thousands of Officers to Yarmouth
Author: 0 Gannon Services Draw Thousands of Officers to Yarmouth

The funeral was held at St. Pius X Parish, a Roman Catholic Church in Yarmouth. Hundreds of civilians also stood outside the church. Caron told the story about the day he arrived at the Cape Cod parish a year ago. The Yarmouth Police Department said on Facebook , "at the end of one of the most emotional and saddest days, and six-day period in American and Yarmouth Police Department history, our beloved 4-legged partner K9 Nero was released from his hospital..." After the Mass, family ...

World News Rosenstein May Be Using a Legal Technicality to Protect the Russia Probe
Author: 0 Rosenstein May Be Using a Legal Technicality to Protect the Russia Probe

Though the department didn't cite a specific protest, the progressive organization MoveOn.org does have plans for nationwide demonstrations in the event the president fires Mueller. It doesn't claim to know what the President will do. McConnell said it's not necessary since Trump won't fire Mueller. It doesn't say people can't lawfully assemble ...

World News White House Assured Russians Of No New Sanctions
Author: 0 White House Assured Russians Of No New Sanctions

On Sunday, Haley told "CBS news" that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin would be announcing a new set of Russian sanctions on Monday. Waters, who has been a frequent and outspoken critic of Trump, was commenting in the wake of a public spat between Haley and White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow over the administration's policy on Russian Federation sanctions.

World News Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Promise to Prioritize LGBTQ+ Rights
Author: 0 Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Promise to Prioritize LGBTQ+ Rights

The high-profile event is usually only joined by members of the Royal Family and it was an unusual move when Markle joined her fiancé. Rumors have been swirling that Meghan Markle might not have her family around on her big day with Prince Harry , except that her mother, Doria Radlan, will be walking her down the aisle.

World News Temperatures set to soar in the coming days — WEATHER FORECAST
Author: 0 Temperatures set to soar in the coming days — WEATHER FORECAST

Met Éireann forecast that he rain will give way to scattered showers during the afternoon and bright or sunny spells will develop. Top temperatures of 13 to 18 degrees, best in the east and midlands, but blustery at times, with fresh southeasterly winds locally strong and gusty on exposed coasts.

World News Inspectors yet to reach alleged Syria chemical attack site
Author: 0 Inspectors yet to reach alleged Syria chemical attack site

Earlier this week, Doane and his team were allowed access to the site the weapons experts are still trying to reach. "UNDSS in Damascus is now engaged in further discussions and coordination with representatives of the Syrian Arab Republic and the Russian military police on how to enhance and reinforce security arrangements in specific locations in Douma ", it said .