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World News Trump Suggests NATO Members Increase Defense Spending to 4% of GDP
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Trump's own secretary of defense, James Mattis has also made his views on Russian Federation and Putin very clear in recent months - at times seemingly contradicting the President. With a European Union strained by powerful forces of the left and right struggling for supremacy from Britain to the Baltics, with immigrants clamoring for entry and ever newer torments from its ancestral enemy Russia, NATO has been a single constant that has stood largely unchallenged.

World News Upping the Trade War with China
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The U.S. footwear industry would be among the sectors hardest-hit by additional tariffs , as more than 71 percent of the shoes imported by U.S. come from China, and the Footwear Distributors & Retailers of America has joined other industry organizations in rejecting the intensifying battle with China.

World News Thailand boys hail British divers after narrow cave rescue
Author: 0 Thailand boys hail British divers after narrow cave rescue

All 12 boys and their coach were discharged from hospital Wednesday ahead of the question and answer session where they will tell their incredible story for the first time. He said: "We don't know what wounds the kids are carrying in their hearts". Write to us in the Comments Section or on our Facebook page . The boys went missing on 23 June and were found by divers on 2 July.

World News Israel adopts controversial Jewish nation-state law
Author: 0 Israel adopts controversial Jewish nation-state law

The Arabic language was granted only special status . The Jewish Nation-State Bill, passed just after the state marked the 70th anniversary of its birth, was hailed as a "defining moment in the annals of Zionism" by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

World News Tooth found in teenager likely bitten by shark off Long Island coast
Author: 0 Tooth found in teenager likely bitten by shark off Long Island coast

What appeared to be a shark's tooth was extracted from the boy's leg and will be analyzed to determine the species of the creature he encountered while boogie-boarding at Atlantique Beach in the town of Islip, officials said. Shark attacks on humans are extremely rare in the U.S. state of NY. "I probably will go in the water again", she said, "but I'll be more careful".

World News Pennsylvania woman charged after baby's death blamed on drugs in breast milk
Author: 0 Pennsylvania woman charged after baby's death blamed on drugs in breast milk

Later she added that she switched over three days prior because she thought he wasn't getting enough breastmilk and he wasn't sleeping well. On the morning the child died, Jones says the baby was crying around 3 a.m. He was transported by ambulance to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead at 8:29 a.m. According to a 2008 article published in Canadian Family Physician, a peer-reviewed journal, women using methadone as part of medical treatment should not be discouraged from ...

World News Zuckerberg: ‘I absolutely didn't intend to defend’ Holocaust deniers
Author: 0 Zuckerberg: ‘I absolutely didn't intend to defend’ Holocaust deniers

Mark Zuckerberg's effort to curb the spread of conspiracy theories and blatant propaganda masquerading as legitimate news on Facebook is lacking, and everyone but Zuckerberg seems to know it. "If something is spreading and is rated false by fact checkers, it would lose the vast majority of its distribution in News Feed", Zuckerberg wrote.

World News Skripal Novichok poisoning suspects identified
Author: 0 Skripal Novichok poisoning suspects identified

After analyzing closed-circuit television, police think several Russians were involved in the attack on the Skripals, who spent weeks in hospital before being spirited to a secret location, Press Association reported. More than 400 exhibits, samples and items have been recovered by police investigating the poisoning of the couple. While they have so far not confirmed the existence of a contaminated perfume bottle, police have revealed that the Novichok came from a " small bottle " that ...

World News Shocking video shows cyclist fall through gap in drawbridge
Author: 0 Shocking video shows cyclist fall through gap in drawbridge

In the video you can see a woman on a bicycle maneuver past the arms, hit one and almost fall off her bike. The bridge operator was aware of the cyclist's fall and was able to stop the bridge being pulled up any further. The 37-year-old Menasha woman was riding her bike around 10 p.m. on the Fourth of July, CBS affiliate WFRV reports . Considering how badly this could have turned out for her, a few scratches and bruises to her face must feel like a trifle.

World News Israeli Rockets Hit Syrian Military Position In Aleppo
Author: 0 Israeli Rockets Hit Syrian Military Position In Aleppo

He said those killed included at least six Syrians, but could not specify the nationalities of the remaining fighters. Israeli officials didn't comment on the SANA report. Iran supports Syrian President Bashar al-Assad along with Lebanon's Hezbollah, and both have deployed forces in Syria. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who met with Putin in Moscow last week, said Sunday he had discussed the issue with Trump a day earlier.

World News Trump Likely To Call Iran For Negotiations: Foreign Ministry
Author: 0 Trump Likely To Call Iran For Negotiations: Foreign Ministry

The US is also pushing its allies to cut Iran oil purchase to zero by November. However, the Ayatollah regime said the US must stop what it calls "hostile" policies toward Iran. Paris had singled out key areas where it expected either exemptions or extended wind-down periods for French companies, including energy, banking, pharmaceuticals and automotive.

World News Donald Trump says Barack Obama did nothing about Russian election meddling
Author: 0 Donald Trump says Barack Obama did nothing about Russian election meddling

He again described Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing investigation as a "witch hunt" that has hampered US relations with Russian Federation. Schumer also urged the Senate to take up legislation to boost security for USA elections and to revive a measure passed earlier by the Judiciary Committee to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian election interference.

World News Air strikes kill seven civilians in southern Syria
Author: 0 Air strikes kill seven civilians in southern Syria

The government is now in control of more than four-fifth of that province's territory, the monitor said. "Around 800 missiles and shells have been fired against several areas in the province and fierce fighting continues on the ground between regime forces and rebels", the group's director said.

World News President Donald Trump speaks to Piers Morgan on Good Morning Britain
Author: 0 President Donald Trump speaks to Piers Morgan on Good Morning Britain

Up close, you see she's so handsome. " It seems like everybody wants me to ", he said confidently, despite facing widespread protests on his United Kingdom trip, and criticism over his policies at home. 'I just like to hear him speak and hear his views on a wide range of issues'. The monarch greeted the President of the United States and his wife, Melania , at Windsor Castle on Friday afternoon.

World News Second EU referendum 'essential' after Vote Leave broke law
Author: 0 Second EU referendum 'essential' after Vote Leave broke law

The Electoral Commission's findings come as Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative party remains starkly divided over if and how the United Kingdom should split from the European Union . In a statement posted on Twitter , Grimes said he is "shocked and disappointed by the Electoral Commission and their behaviour". Earlier this month, the former head of the Vote Leave campaign went public with the unpublished interim findings of the Electoral Commission's investigation, accusing ...

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Author: 0 "Russia Has Agreed To Help With North Korea", Says Trump

According to the DPAA, about 7,700 USA troops are still listed as missing from the Korean War; about 5,300 of that total are believed to have fallen in North Korea. The U.S. administration has given no indication as to when dialogue on denuclearization might resume and has appeared to back away from trying to set a timeline for the process.

World News Was the Queen subtly trolling Trump with her jewellery?
Author: 0 Was the Queen subtly trolling Trump with her jewellery?

The tradition often takes place during visits from foreign officials, including during former President Obama's visit in 2011. Hand selected by the Obamas from CT jeweler Tiny Jewel Box's vintage assortment, the brooch was crafted in 1950 from 14-karat yellow gold, diamonds and moss agate.

World News Donnelly Statement Following President Trump's Summit with Putin
Author: 0 Donnelly Statement Following President Trump's Summit with Putin

And the unwillingness of most Republicans to speak out directly against Trump's comments on Monday is driven by a fear of the political consequences. The Trump-Putin show is simply that, a boys' own gathering where dreams and delusions can be exchanged with minimal impact. "Mr. Trump stunned onlookers by repeatedly defending Putin during the press conference from allegations that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 election and casting doubt on conclusions to that effect made by us ...

World News Trapped boys thought they were hallucinating when rescuers arrived
Author: 0 Trapped boys thought they were hallucinating when rescuers arrived

The group entered the news conference to applause from reporters and classmates and put on a quick demonstration of their ball-handling skills on a miniature soccer field set up in the hall where they met the media. The boys were trapped inside the cave for 17 days during the course of which an extensive and risky rescue mission was carried out to save the lives of the boys.

World News Prosecutors want suspected covert Russian agent kept in jail
Author: 0 Prosecutors want suspected covert Russian agent kept in jail

Kremlin-backed Russian television calls her the "ideal victim" of anti-Russian hysteria in the U.S. Her lease on an apartment ends later this month and her belongings were packed at the time of her arrest last weekend, prosecutors said. Other media reported on a business relationship between Butina and Torshin. Prosecutors also said Butina was regarded as a covert agent by a Russian official with whom she was in touch, with text messages discovered by the Federal Bureau of Investigation ...

World News Trump Talks Up Air Force One Design: 'Top of the Line'
Author: 0 Trump Talks Up Air Force One Design: 'Top of the Line'

The next generation of Air Force One will abandon the planes' traditional color scheme in favor of red, white and blue, President Donald Trump told CBS News in an interview that aired Tuesday , confirming reports about changes to the planes' iconic look .