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World News Harvey Weinstein arraigned on rape, criminal sex act charges
Author: 0 Harvey Weinstein arraigned on rape, criminal sex act charges

He has been charged with first-degree rape and third-degree rape in one case and first-degree criminal sex act in another; he has since posted $1 million bail and agreed to wear a monitoring device . Asia Argento , who said Weinstein sexually assaulted her, said on Friday: "We, the women, finally have real hope for justice". "It's just the beginning of that process and if we can see this through to the end, I hope we emerge victorious".

World News Italy's Prime Minister-Designate Fails to Form New Government
Author: 0 Italy's Prime Minister-Designate Fails to Form New Government

Since neither party had the necessary parliamentary seats to form a government, the leaders of the two groups - Five-Star's Luigi Di Maio and League's Matteo Salvini - worked together to form a coalition government, working through their differences and hammering out a 58-page unified political program last week.

World News Trump to welcome ‘hostage’ from Venezuela
Author: 0 Trump to welcome ‘hostage’ from Venezuela

Josh Holt and his Venezuelan wife, Thamy, landed at Dulles International Airport near Washington, D.C. There the couple and their daughter reunited with his family in a tearful meeting at the airport. "You went through a lot", Trump told Joshua Holt at the Oval Office, where the former Mormon missionary was joined by his parents, his wife and daughter.

World News Rachel Dolezal facing 15 years in prison for her
Author: 0 Rachel Dolezal facing 15 years in prison for her "white" lies

The probe into Diallo began last March after her autobiography, " In Full Color: Finding My Place in a Black and White World ", was published. According to court documents reported by Washington state news outlet KXLY , a subpoena was issued to obtain Dolezal's financial records, including bank statements , dating back three years.

World News IDF Strikes Southern Gaza Military Targets With Tanks
Author: 0 IDF Strikes Southern Gaza Military Targets With Tanks

It did not confirm a second raid. Israel's Defense Ministry on Sunday began the construction of a sea barrier on the Gaza Strip border, a move which had been decided in the days following the 2014 Israel-Gaza conflict, a.k.a. The incidents were part of an escalation in the area and weekly protests against the crippling 12-year blockade, the inauguration of the new US embassy in Jerusalem, and the Israeli occupation.

Author: 0 Moon Jae-in says North Korea is still committed to United States summit

But North Korea's propaganda took a very aggressive line with the United States since Wednesday, threatening nuclear war and bashing Vice President Mike Pence. A White House team will leave as scheduled for Singapore this weekend to prepare for the possible summit, a White House spokeswoman said on Saturday.

World News White House team to go to Singapore for Trump-Kim summit prep
Author: 0 White House team to go to Singapore for Trump-Kim summit prep

Trump rattled the region on Thursday by cancelling a planned June 12 meeting with Kim in Singapore, citing "open hostility" from Pyongyang. Kim reaffirmed his commitment to "complete" denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula and to a planned meeting with Trump, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Sunday.

World News Ireland Votes In Favour Of Overturning Abortion Ban
Author: 0 Ireland Votes In Favour Of Overturning Abortion Ban

Anthony List, in a May 26 press release. "I think this is only the beginning of a really, really strong grass-roots movement with the pro-life campaign and their supporting groups", she said. Among people aged 18 to 24, 87.6 percent supported the repeal, compared to 63.7 percent of people aged 50 to 64. A selection of responses may be published as part of our reporting.

World News U.S. missionary Josh Holt home after two years behind bars in Venezuela
Author: 0 U.S. missionary Josh Holt home after two years behind bars in Venezuela

In this image provided by the Holt family, Joshua Holt, his wife Thamara and her daughter Marian, board a plane at the airport in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday. Shortly after they Wednesday, however, the couple was arrested by the Venezuelan intelligence service Sebin, and accused of possessing weapons and plotting to destabilize the Maduro government.

World News Teacher who helped stop IN school shooting played DE at Southern Illinois
Author: 0 Teacher who helped stop IN school shooting played DE at Southern Illinois

Vice President Mike Pence tweeted, "Karen and I are praying for the victims of the bad shooting in Indiana". "Indiana school teacher Jason Seaman is an American [and a Hoosier!] Hero. Authorities said a male student was detained. Higgins said her son was shaken up but knew little about what happened. People running the NRA tent reportedly asked the kids to leave multiple times, but they stayed on the public sidewalk.

World News Film Producer Harvey Weinstein Charged with Rape, Sex Abuse
Author: 0 Film Producer Harvey Weinstein Charged with Rape, Sex Abuse

Weinstein has consistently denied any allegations of nonconsensual sex. Weinstein's attorney Benjamin Brafman stated in a news conference that they, "intend to move very quickly to dismiss these charges". " Harvey Weinstein shattered the lives of an untold number of women". "I wanted to show people if you cut off the head of power, it will clean house down".

World News Putin reveals when he will step down as Russian Federation president
Author: 0 Putin reveals when he will step down as Russian Federation president

Instead, the two leaders focussed on concerns about the future of a multinational deal on Iran's nuclear deal programme, now in jeopardy after Trump pulled the United States out of it. Putin has long cultivated his tough-guy persona. Macron responded on a serious note that France and its allies could stand for themselves. Russian President Vladimir Putin chats with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the Kremlin in Moscow on Saturday.

World News Korean leaders meet after Trump threatens to quit Kim summit
Author: 0 Korean leaders meet after Trump threatens to quit Kim summit

President Donald Trump abruptly canceled next month's summit with Kim. South Korea's presidential palace said that President Moon Jae-in met North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at the truce village of Panmunjom inside the demilitarized zone from 3 to 5 p.m, Yonhap news agency reported.

Author: 0 Pres. Trump: The Only Collusion is Between The Dems, DOJ and Russian Federation

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, Rep. Adam Schiff , D-Calif., attended the briefings and called Flood's presence "completely inappropriate", a sentiment he did not hide from Flood during the briefings. Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates is sounding the alarms about President Donald Trump's recent demands for an investigation into whether or not the "FBI/DOJ" spied on his campaign.

World News Two people dead, three missing in Oman after cyclone
Author: 0 Two people dead, three missing in Oman after cyclone

Thousands of Omanis have sought shelter on higher ground and in hotels reinforced with flood defence measures. Cyclone Mekunu was downgraded to a tropical storm Saturday, a day after lashing the southern coast of Oman and killing at least two people, authorities said.

World News NOAA breaks down chance of a major hurricane season
Author: 0 NOAA breaks down chance of a major hurricane season

Of those named storms, NOAA predicted there will be five to nine hurricanes that develop, and of those, one to four major hurricanes. Hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30. In the Atlantic they are called hurricanes, typhoons in the Pacific, and cyclones in the Indian Ocean. If the depression picks up speed and organised winds over 39mph, forecasters will upgrade it to a full-blown tropical cyclone.

World News Final campaign push before bitter Irish abortion vote
Author: 0 Final campaign push before bitter Irish abortion vote

Parliament would then debate this plan. The historic outcome of referendum , a new milestone in a global and unstoppable feminist Current, was held in Dublin by a young and cosmopolitan generation that takes reins of last bastion of Catholic conservatism.

World News IAEA report confirms Iran's commitment to nuclear agreement
Author: 0 IAEA report confirms Iran's commitment to nuclear agreement

Pompeo said if Iran were to abide by the stricter terms, including ending its ballistic missile program and its interventions in regional conflicts from Yemen to Syria, the United States would lift its new sanctions. "I think this is a moment of truth for the Europeans", EU chief diplomat Federica Mogherini said before the Vienna talks. He added that "practical solutions" were required to address Iran's concerns over its oil exports, banking flows and foreign investments in the country.

World News Coalition strike in Syria kills 12 pro-regime forces: Monitor
Author: 0 Coalition strike in Syria kills 12 pro-regime forces: Monitor

According to earlier reports by the agency, explosions had been heard near the al-Dabaa military airport. Syrian state media did not comment on the origin of the missile attack. On Friday, the US State Department said in a statement it was concerned by the reports of an impending government operation in the area and warned Syria not to escalate the conflict.

World News Video Of Milwaukee Bucks' Sterling Brown Getting Tasered Released, Cops Still Employed
Author: 0 Video Of Milwaukee Bucks' Sterling Brown Getting Tasered Released, Cops Still Employed

The Bucks guard was charged with resisting arrest at 2am on January 26 after approaching police in protestation of receiving a parking ticket for occupying two spaces, despite the lot being empty. He is then heard groaning in pain as officers move to restrain him. Earlier this week, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett expressed concern with what he saw in the video , which he viewed before it was made public.

World News North and South Korean leaders hold surprise meeting
Author: 0 North and South Korean leaders hold surprise meeting

Next, the meeting can only take place in one place: South Korea , with the best option being in the stark setting of the Demilitarized Zone. "We will see what happens", said the US President. Washington and Pyongyang will blame the other for failure, and we could very well go back to the same set of conditions that brought us to the brink of war a year ago, or worse: missile and nuclear tests followed by threats of a military strike.

World News Two Injured in Shooting at Indiana Middle School
Author: 0 Two Injured in Shooting at Indiana Middle School

While there are no fatalities due to the shooting, Mahomet-Seymour High School alumnus Jason Seaman (class of 2007) was among the shooting victims. "I try to be around her every single day because she lightens my day", said Lynn Partlow, another school friend.

World News Exit poll says Irish vote overwhelmingly to dump pro-life amendment
Author: 0 Exit poll says Irish vote overwhelmingly to dump pro-life amendment

The Times reports that supporters of the ban hoped to secure enough votes in Ireland's rural areas to preserve the ban, but the Times reports that rural areas voted as much as 60 percent to repeal the ban. Four thousand voters were interviewed as they left polling stations during the day on Friday. O'Connor said the vote is a "rejection of an Ireland that treated women as second-class citizens".

World News Baby dies after being left in hot truck at East Nashville home
Author: 0 Baby dies after being left in hot truck at East Nashville home

He apparently forgot about the girl and drove home, where she was left in a vehicle seat. Her birth mother, who was not publicly identified by NewsChannel 5, told the station that she learned about the toddler's death Wednesday night when the adoption agency informed her that there had been a bad accident.