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World News Now We Might Know What Trump Meant in Cryptic 2013 Schneiderman Tweet
Author: 0 Now We Might Know What Trump Meant in Cryptic 2013 Schneiderman Tweet

A lawyer who said he was working on behalf of two women who claimed that the former NY attorney general, Eric T. Schneiderman, had "sexually victimized" them, asserted on Friday that he had discussed the claims in 2013 with Michael D. "The extent of Mr. Cohen memorializing any of our communications is unknown". "Weiner is gone, Spitzer is gone - next will be lightweight A.G. Eric Schneiderman ", Trump wrote in the tweet.

World News America's oldest man and World War II veteran turns 112
Author: 0 America's oldest man and World War II veteran turns 112

The veteran celebrated his birthday Friday from his home in East Austin, where he's lived since returning from WWII. "I love to have a birthday", he told the newspaper, adding that he hopes to "live another five years". He has met some of those presidents and lots of celebrities. To help with this expense, his family created a GoFundMe page for Overton that has raised more than $230,000 of its $400,000 goal.

World News John Kelly says immigrants don't have 'skills' in interview
Author: 0 John Kelly says immigrants don't have 'skills' in interview

They're not criminals . They're not MS13, ' he said of the violent gang. " They're also not people that would easily assimilate into the United States into our modern society. "But the laws are the laws", he said. Kelly responded, "No", when asked if he ever considered exiting the job. "He always listens", he said. Kelly rebuffed questions over whether he had seriously thought about leaving the White House, though he acknowledged "times of great frustration", which he mostly ...

World News In the 'Most Under-Observed' Ocean, a Mammoth Wave
Author: 0 In the 'Most Under-Observed' Ocean, a Mammoth Wave

Nobody actually saw the 78-foot-tall (23.8 meters) wave crash down, but a buoy moored by New Zealand's Campbell Island managed to log the amazing wonder on May 8, according to MetOcean Solutions, a subsidiary of the Meteorological Service of New Zealand.

World News Pennsylvania's Primary Election is May 15
Author: 0 Pennsylvania's Primary Election is May 15

Other Democratic-leaning GOP districts may be harder for Democrats to pick up because they are now held by moderate Republicans who tend to vote with Democrats on most , but not all, major issues. Obama suffered broad losses in Congress and in statehouses during the 2010 and 2014 midterm elections, an outcome Trump hopes to avoid. However, there will also be multiple non-partisan races on the ballot, where the voter or candidate's political party makes no difference.

World News Fortis Healthcare accepts investment offer from Hero, Burman
Author: 0 Fortis Healthcare accepts investment offer from Hero, Burman

In a late-night filing to the BSE Fortis Healthcare Ltd said the Munjal-Burmans has agreed to invest another Rs 1,000 crore via preferential issue of warrants priced at Rs 176 per share. Fortis Healthcare is the second-largest hospital chain in the country now encompassing both the hospitals and the diagnostics businesses. The board's decision, however, did not go down well with investors with the company's shares tanking almost 3 per cent on the bourses.

World News Congress Desperate To Win Karnataka Polls, Says Shah
Author: 0 Congress Desperate To Win Karnataka Polls, Says Shah

Coming to the defence of Mr. Gandhi, who was dubbed as "immature" by Prime Minister Narendra Modi , she told the media here that Mr. Gandhi had declined to take up the mantle twice earlier saying that he needed more experience. Taking to Twitter, Rahul said, "Enjoyed meeting the regional and national press today in Bengaluru ". One of them shows a man -- purportedly Sriramulu -- talking to an alleged go-between while the rest show three more people, one of them said to be a relative of a ...

World News DR Congo: Foreign Office probes reports Britons kidnapped
Author: 0 DR Congo: Foreign Office probes reports Britons kidnapped

Britain's global and Commonwealth Workplace says it's in touch with Congolese authorities following an incident involving two British nationals. Radio Okapi, a local radio station said two British tourists were kidnapped and a female ranger had been killed 10km from Goma, which is a region south of Virunga National Park.

World News President Trump reveals comprehensive plan to lower drug prices
Author: 0 President Trump reveals comprehensive plan to lower drug prices

Administration officials say that this will be the most comprehensive plan that has ever been proposed but offered few specifics. For years, Democrats have pushed for the federal government to negotiate drug prices with manufacturers - a concept that Trump also embraced during his presidential campaign.

World News European Union countries to convene with Iran on nuclear deal
Author: 0 European Union countries to convene with Iran on nuclear deal

At the same time, the country would make preparations to restart its nuclear program, he said . The enrichment of Uranium is a requirement for producing nuclear weapons. The EU has said it will work with Russian Federation and China, who also signed the accord, to keep it alive. "We hope we can, but there are a lot of things playing a role in this", she said.

World News Mickey: Mostly sunny, but a small chance of rain this afternoon
Author: 0 Mickey: Mostly sunny, but a small chance of rain this afternoon

Drier air continues filtering into the state on a northwesterly breeze, so dew point values will go from the 30s into the 20s! Lows will fall into the mid 60s. Friday will be slightly warmer than Thursday under sunny skies. Highs will reach the lower 90s. A summery high pressure system will elevate temperatures and humidity levels while keeping rain chances low throughout the weekend.

World News Ross Says US and China Are 'Pretty Far Apart' in Trade Talks
Author: 0 Ross Says US and China Are 'Pretty Far Apart' in Trade Talks

President Donald Trump has called on Beijing to cut its annual trade surplus with the U.S.by $200 billion by the end of 2020 and refrain from retaliation against proposed USA tariffs. Trump wants China to cut its annual trade surplus with the U.S.by at least $200 billion by the end of 2020 and refrain from retaliation against proposed US tariffs.

World News German Diplomat Vows To Preserve Iranian Deal
Author: 0 German Diplomat Vows To Preserve Iranian Deal

Additionally, the minister expressed hope that progress in negotiations over a permanent exclusion of the European Union (EU) from new US tariffs on steel and aluminum imports could help resolve differences in opinion with regards to the Iran nuclear agreement as well.

World News Pro-Brexit group fined over campaign-spend breaches
Author: 0 Pro-Brexit group fined over campaign-spend breaches

Mr Banks claimed that the make up of the Electoral Commision made it biased against Brexit , stating it was a "collection of former politicians from the Liberal party, the SNP, ex-Labour leader councils". "It is therefore disappointing that Leave.EU, a key player in the EU referendum, was unable to abide by these rules". These are serious offences. Leave.EU's fine is the record-equalling largest handed out and matches the amount the Conservative Party paid previous year for election offences.

World News Man detained after gun report at high school
Author: 0 Man detained after gun report at high school

The Palmdale Fire Department told CNN it has received reports of shots fired. There is no indication the two reports are linked. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and fire arms tweeted that its agents were responding to a shooting at the high school.

World News SC Collegium to unanimously reiterate Justice KM Joseph's name for elevation
Author: 0 SC Collegium to unanimously reiterate Justice KM Joseph's name for elevation

There has been much anticipation about the collegium reiterating the name of Joseph for appointment as a judge of the Supreme Court . At the meeting of Collegium - the topmost decision-making body of the Supreme Court - the five senior-most judges, including Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra , unanimously agreed to reiterate Justice KM Joseph's name to Centre for elevation as apex court judge.

World News 'Sexuality expert' claims parents need baby's consent when changing nappies
Author: 0 'Sexuality expert' claims parents need baby's consent when changing nappies

She understands that babies won't necessarily be able to verbally respond but thinks it is an important process to go through anyway. "Esp as toddlers and babies.", said another . It teaches children their rights AND their responsibilities and connects them with people who care and can help. "Yeah, just about how to set up a culture of consent in their homes".

World News Body found in search for missing Borders singer Scott Hutchison
Author: 0 Body found in search for missing Borders singer Scott Hutchison

Scott Hutchison formed the indie rock band Frightened Rabbit in 2003 with brother Grant , Billy Kennedy, Andy Monaghan, and Simon Liddell (guitar). The band was planning to host a festival in Glasgow on June 1 called The First Incident . At about 23:00 on Tuesday, Hutchison wrote: "Be so good to everyone you love".

Author: 0 County has state's closest margin of Dems, GOP voters

It also had one-party primaries for legislative seats and Pitt County Board of Commissioners, but many incumbents were on the ballot. Taking the reins as party leader, President Donald Trump is returning to his campaign roots with big-stage events allowing him to target vulnerable Senate Democrats and mobilize his most fervent supporters on behalf of Republicans.

World News U.S. diplomats in Pakistan to face restrictions
Author: 0 U.S. diplomats in Pakistan to face restrictions

Pakistan on Friday imposed travel restrictions on United States' diplomats in Pakistani cities in response to the USA imposing travel restrictions on Pakistani diplomats. Pakistan on Friday announced that USA diplomats serving in the country would no longer be allowed special privileges that provided them exceptional security cover.

World News Hamas Gaza head gives support for protesters to breach Israel fence
Author: 0 Hamas Gaza head gives support for protesters to breach Israel fence

Israel claims all of Jerusalem as its capital. He emphasised the need to respect UN Security Council resolutions which stipulate that any decision that alters the status of Jerusalem are "null and void". Israel says it is defending its sovereign border and will not allow any breach by the protesters. The protesters have done far more damage to Gaza's infrastructure than to Israel's, despite an obvious desire to unleash devastating wildfires.

World News Philippine Supreme Court justices oust chief justice
Author: 0 Philippine Supreme Court justices oust chief justice

The decision will be immediately executory after majority of the justices concurred. Aside from a government petition to declare Sereno ineligible to lead the Supreme Court over her alleged failure to declare her wealth before she became chief justice, she also faced an impeachment complaint in the House of Representatives.

World News Mumbai's top cop Himanshu Roy shoots himself
Author: 0 Mumbai's top cop Himanshu Roy shoots himself

The 1988 cadre IPS officer was now serving as Maharashtra's Additional Directorate General Police (ADGP) was on a long medical leave, as he was suffering from cancer. Noted columnist and media personality Pritish Nandy expressed his grief on twitter."Very sad to see my friend Himanshu Roy of the Mumbai Police pass away".

World News Short And Sharp: Oil Price Spike - The Risk Is Back
Author: 0 Short And Sharp: Oil Price Spike - The Risk Is Back

The IAEA has repeatedly found Iran to be complying with the terms of the pact. Pulling out of this deal has sent oil prices soaring, which rewards Iran and its equally petro-dependent ally, Russia. The leaders of the UK, Germany and France, say as a result of the deal "the world is a safer place". While America's allies are trying to negotiate their way through all this, they are also trying to reach agreement on what to do about Iran's ballistic missile program and its role in conflicts ...

World News Siddaramaiah threatens to sue PM, BJP leaders for ₹100 crore
Author: 0 Siddaramaiah threatens to sue PM, BJP leaders for ₹100 crore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in all his rallies had targeted Congress President Rahul Gandhi , Sonia Gandhi on various fronts. Siddaramaiahji has done very good work. The state's ruling Congress has recommended religious minority status for the Lingayats, a traditional vote base of the BJP, a move many feel was aimed at splitting their votes.

World News Trump, Pence prepare for IN visit
Author: 0 Trump, Pence prepare for IN visit

Missing was any reference to the clouds cast by the special counsel's ongoing investigation into Russian election meddling and near-daily revelations about Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen's payments to a porn actress who alleges an affair with Trump.

World News Hawaii asks Trump to declare state of disaster for volcano eruption
Author: 0 Hawaii asks Trump to declare state of disaster for volcano eruption

On May 3, big plumes of smoke and ash emerged from Kilauea and unsafe lava flows crept toward residential areas on the island's east side. The explosions would "provide very little warning ", officials say , and could send " ballistic projectiles " - from the size of small pebbles to giant rocks - into the sky.

Author: 0 Boeing: US leaving Iran deal won't hurt 737 production

Still, the fact that Airbus has facilities in the United States forces the company to bow to USA law, making it impossible for the firm to complete the deal without facing penalties. Today, Boeing stocks are up 2.15% to $345.65 United States dollars each. In fact, according to CNBC , the company hadn't even included the orders in its order book, so financials shouldn't be affected much and its backlog remains unchanged.