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World News Jimmy Kimmel: 'Giuliani is going to implicate Trump in the Lincoln assassination'
Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel: 'Giuliani is going to implicate Trump in the Lincoln assassination'

Giuliani insisted Trump didn't know the specifics of Cohen's arrangement with Daniels until recently, and he told "Fox & Friends" on Thursday that the president was unaware of all the details until "maybe 10 days ago". "What are you wearing, ?" the fake Trump blurted out, to laughter, before cutting the faux Cohen out of the call. Potter argued Trump's campaign then broke the rules by accepting the money and not disclosing it.

World News First parliamentary elections in nine years in Lebanon to be held
Author: 0 First parliamentary elections in nine years in Lebanon to be held

June 2017 saw the adoption of an array of amendments to the election law in Lebanon. Though having enjoyed relative peace due to the delicate political balance reached among the Christians, Muslims and the Hezbollah since the 1975-1990 civil war, Lebanon has always been ruled by traditional powers including previous warlords and influential families.

World News USA 'provocation' threatens peace, says North Korea
Author: 0 USA 'provocation' threatens peace, says North Korea

On Thursday morning, Rudy Giuliani, the former NY mayor who has joined Trump's legal team, stated on a Fox News morning program, while defending Trump in the controversy surrounding adult film actress Stormy Daniels, that the Americans would be freed by the end of the day.

World News China making push for Marxism
Author: 0 China making push for Marxism

The celebrations were marred by protests - the revolutionary philosopher remains a divisive figure nearly three decades after the fall of the Berlin Wall. Noting that Marx's ideology "shines with the brilliant light of truth", Xi asserted that placing "Marxism onto the flag of the Chinese Communist party was totally correct", cited by Reuters.

World News 18 dead in coal mine collapse in Pakistan
Author: 0 18 dead in coal mine collapse in Pakistan

All the victims were hospitalized. Their bodies were later recovered after hours-long rescue operation. A majority of the injured and dead miners are said to belong to the same village in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Shangla district. They added that two bodies were recovered and as many injured labourers evacuated. However, the reports could not be verified independently. Rescue efforts were said to be underway.

World News Politicians should have same respect as judges, generals: PM Abbasi
Author: 0 Politicians should have same respect as judges, generals: PM Abbasi

Abbasi while addressing a ceremony in Pakistan's Pasrur said that politicians must get the same amount of respect as judges, generals, and government officials, The Geo TV reported on Saturday. The prime minister said that the PML-N government had fulfilled all the promises made with the area people and the journey of progress would continue.

World News China state media sees positives in trade talks with US
Author: 0 China state media sees positives in trade talks with US

A USA official confirmed the authenticity of a document outlining US priorities that was presented to China ahead of two days of trade talks that ended Friday. China objected strongly when the USA last month banned American companies from selling technology to ZTE for seven years, calling that unfair. Prasad said the Chinese are open to negotiations on opening their market wider and doing a better job of protecting intellectual property.

World News Detroit hip hop station 'mutes' Kanye West; pulls songs off their airwaves
Author: 0 Detroit hip hop station 'mutes' Kanye West; pulls songs off their airwaves

President Donald Trump is using Kanye West's support to gloat about his impact on the black community. Trump spoke at the NRA convention Friday and as part of his remarks, gave a shout out to Kanye West . Kim and Kanye recently welcomed their third child, Chicago , and they also have a son, Saint , and daughter, North. After the backlash on social media as well as being criticised by a TMZ employee moments after his statement, Kanye has attempted to clarify his statements on ...

World News Economic centre shifting to Asia-Pacific: ADB president
Author: 0 Economic centre shifting to Asia-Pacific: ADB president

Manila: India on Saturday urged the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to invest in fintech firms and start-ups, and resisted a U.S. proposal for differentiated pricing of multilateral lending based on national income of the agency's clients. The ADB President, on Saturday, also said, the Strategy 2030, the new long-term strategy of the ADB to be released this year, will renew ADB's strong commitment to eradicate extreme poverty in Asia and the Pacific and expand the bank's vision to achieve a ...

World News Biden, McCain say Trump damaging U.S. 'international reputation'
Author: 0 Biden, McCain say Trump damaging U.S. 'international reputation'

McCain was a Vietnamese prisoner of war who served almost 30 years in the U.S. Navy. John McCain writes in his upcoming memoir that he's "not sure what to make of President Trump's convictions". Lieberman, one of Mr. McCain's closest friends. "What was that all about?" 'Who was that?' he continued. "I don't know what is true, partially true, or not true in the dossier", he wrote.

World News Inequality a key issue in New Caledonia's independence debate
Author: 0 Inequality a key issue in New Caledonia's independence debate

There were a few isolated scuffles at the march and at least four people had been arrested, while one policeman was injured, the police prefect's office said. Numerous university faculties have been blocked by protests against Mr Macron's plans to make university access more selective, causing major disruption to students starting their summer exams.

World News US Bolsters Naval Presence in Atlantic in Response to Russian Federation
Author: 0 US Bolsters Naval Presence in Atlantic in Response to Russian Federation

The U.S. Navy's Second Fleet will be sent to the North Atlantic Ocean again, as the Pentagon plots ways to combat Russia's revanchist tendencies. The Navy concluded that the two crashes, as well as a third collision in May and a ship grounding, were all avoidable, and resulted from widespread failures by the crews and commanders who didn't quickly recognize and respond to unfolding emergencies.

World News Analysts Set Wells Fargo (WFC) Target Price at $60.99
Author: 0 Analysts Set Wells Fargo (WFC) Target Price at $60.99

Ingalls & Snyder Llc bought 265,670 shares as the company's stock declined 16.98% with the market. The institutional investor held 10,000 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $607,000, down from 20,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

World News United States prisoner release would be goodwill move by N….
Author: 0 United States prisoner release would be goodwill move by N….

North Korea this month announced it has suspended all tests of nuclear devices and intercontinental ballistic missiles and plans to close its nuclear testing ground. "I heard that we will reset the time on May 5", said a worker at Ryuwon Footwear Factory. The North's official Korean Central News Agency reports the move is a first step towards reconciliation and unity between the two Koreas following the Panmunjeom summit.

World News Google Sets New Election Ads Rules To Counter Foreign Propaganda
Author: 0 Google Sets New Election Ads Rules To Counter Foreign Propaganda

Policy changes being rolled out come as online ad "duopoly" Google and Facebook strive to avoid being used to spread misleading or divisive ads aimed at voters. Google is joining the list of companies pledging to bring more transparency to online political ads . We are also working across the industry and beyond to strengthen protections around elections.

World News Former Clinton lawyer to represent President
Author: 0 Former Clinton lawyer to represent President

President Donald Trump and his lawyers have made a strategic calculation that their fight against special counsel Robert Mueller is more political than it is legal. Trump's lead personal lawyer, John Dowd, left in March. But critical decisions lie ahead. That statement from Giuliani directly contradicted a prior claim by the president that he was unaware of the payment to Daniels, who claims to have had an affair with Trump in 2006.

World News Zidane: Clasico intensity ideal for Champions League finalists Madrid
Author: 0 Zidane: Clasico intensity ideal for Champions League finalists Madrid

There will be no love lost between heated rivals Barcelona and Real Madrid when the Champions League finalists head to the Nou Camp to face the 2018 Primera Division champions . On the other hand‚ Madrid will seek to spoil that while at the same time trying to avenge their defeat in the previous El Clasico in December past year.

World News Russian police arrest opposition leader Alexei Navalny
Author: 0 Russian police arrest opposition leader Alexei Navalny

Video showed officers carrying a struggling Navalny, who has been arrested several times before, in Moscow's Pushkin Square on Saturday. The 41-year-old protest leader was detained along with 300 others, as a huge crowd packed a central square in Moscow to protest Putin's swearing ceremony on Monday.

World News MA State Senator Rosenberg Resigning
Author: 0 MA State Senator Rosenberg Resigning

Senator Rosenberg has not commented on the report. Rosenberg submitted a letter Thursday afternoon announcing that he is resigning from the Massachusetts Senate effective 5 p.m. Republican Gov. Charlie Baker and Democratic Attorney General Maura Healey are among those calling for Rosenberg's resignation. Democrats were holding a caucus Thursday to discuss what to do next about Rosenberg when reports surfaced that he had made a decision to resign, fearing he would be expelled.

World News Massive tornado swirls amid Kansas outbreak
Author: 0 Massive tornado swirls amid Kansas outbreak

We take a look at some of the most mesmerizing images, below. The entire storm system isn't expected to weaken until Friday . Those who don't yet have plans for where they would go if a tornado or severe weather warning or watch was issued for their area should formulate one.

World News WEATHER: Sheffield set for warm and sunny Bank Holiday weekend
Author: 0 WEATHER: Sheffield set for warm and sunny Bank Holiday weekend

The mercury could hit 28c around the country as people round off their three-day weekend - making it the hottest in almost two decades. The hottest temperature recorded in East Anglia over an early Spring Bank Holiday was last year's 18.7C at Santon Downnham, nar the Norfolk border, which Mr Dury said would be likely beaten this year.

World News Deve Gowda dismisses PM Modi's remarks on him as insignificant
Author: 0 Deve Gowda dismisses PM Modi's remarks on him as insignificant

PM Modi being completely aware of this fact probably praised Deve Gowda to polarise Vokkaliga voters against the Congress particularly in a constituency where the JD (S) candidate is weak. "The youth of the country is disappointed with Narendra Modi , where are the jobs you promised to people?" Tumakuru: With just a week left for the Karnataka Assembly elections, the BJP has intensified its campaign across the poll bound state.

World News 14 arrested for raping, setting girl on fire in Jharkhand
Author: 0 14 arrested for raping, setting girl on fire in Jharkhand

A man accused of rape, along with his friends, had barged into the house of the victim in Raja Tendua Tola area and assaulted her parents before allegedly setting her on fire. Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das condemned the barbaric incident in Chatra district. Chatra superintendent of police Akhilesh B Verior was also camping in the village after this horrific incident.

World News Police officer, suspect fatally shot at Terre Haute apartment complex
Author: 0 Police officer, suspect fatally shot at Terre Haute apartment complex

The officer was shot at the Garden Quarter Apartments in Terre Haute - southwest of Indianapolis - just before 6:30 p.m. An investigation into a homicide led the officer to the Garden Quarter apartments. One of the officers was shot and taken to the hospital where he later died. She said she was on the scene of a homicide on South 18th Street related to this incident earlier on Friday.

World News Area under severe weather watch
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Also, a high wind warning is in effect until 10 p.m. As one round of storms exits, another round should push into the region from the SW as storms brew in TX and OK. The dry line will finally push through tonight, more storms could initiate there. Therefore, our severe weather threat will diminish quickly. Philipsburg, Bellefonte, Lock Haven and Jersey Shore are also under a severe thunderstorm warning .

World News Murder conviction vacated for Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel
Author: 0 Murder conviction vacated for Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel

Kennedy's widow Ethel Kennedy. The decision reversed the court's previous ruling that reinstated Skakel's conviction after a lower court had ordered a new trial. "With no Ossorio's testimony, the state was ready to attack that the petitioner's (Skakel's) abili - a comprehensive alibi for the time period throughout that it really is exceedingly probable the victim had been killed - as part of a Skakel household conspiracy to pay the petitioner's involvement in the victim's murder, " Palmer ...