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World News North Korea urges Trump to be ‘bold’ to break deadlock
Author: 0 North Korea urges Trump to be ‘bold’ to break deadlock

In Singapore, Kim committed to work toward the "complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula". But after a rapid diplomatic thaw the North's leader Kim Jong Un and the South's President Moon Jae-in agreed to restart them at their first summit in April in the DMZ.

World News Iranian spies targeted political foes, Jewish group in Hyde Park, feds charge
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In or around July 2017, Mr Doostdar , 38, travelled to the U.S. from Iran to collect information about organisations Iran sees as enemies, the indictment alleges. Mr Ghorbani , 59, attended an MEK rally in NY in September of past year, the documents say, where he photographed people taking part in a protest against the Iranian leadership.

World News Iran: US 'action group' will fail to overthrow regime
Author: 0 Iran: US 'action group' will fail to overthrow regime

The putsch came after Mosaddeq nationalized Iran's oil industry which had become a monopoly of Britain. His overthrow, which is still given as a reason for Iranians' mistrust of the United Kingdom and the U.S., consolidated the Shah's rule for the following 26 years until the victory of the Islamic Revolution in 1979, led by Imam Khomeini, which toppled the US-backed monarchy.

World News Bolton meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem to discuss Iran
Author: 0 Bolton meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem to discuss Iran

At the meeting , the pair struck a vague agreement to denuclearise the Korean peninsula, but there has been little movement since. Reuters noted growing enthusiasm in Seoul for North and South Korea to request a formal conclusion of the Korean War at the U.N.

World News ICE Deports Last Known Nazi Collaborator Living in America
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After lying on his paperwork, saying he lived on a farm during WWII instead of working as a Nazi at death camps. The museum confirms that Palij was a guard at the Trawniki labor camp in German-occupied Poland, and that he was one of the men who provided the manpower to " Operation Reinhard ", the plan to murder two million Jews living in Poland.

World News Rockets fired in Kabul during religious holiday
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Military helicopters were firing above a mosque in Kabul's old quarter on Tuesday as officials said fighting had broken out between security forces and militants in the Afghan capital, with a barrage of rockets striking the city. "Security are fighting the terrorists". The Defense Ministry said about 200 terrorists were killed. The Taliban did not immediately respond to Ghani's proposal, but have vowed to release "hundreds" of "enemy prisoners" to mark the Eid holiday, which began in ...

World News Dramatic video shows Florida deputy saving girl trapped in hot vehicle
Author: 0 Dramatic video shows Florida deputy saving girl trapped in hot vehicle

At 4:23 into the video, he gets out of his cruiser and approaches the vehicle in which the girl had been for hours, according to the Sheriff's Office. The toddler girl was reportedly slipping in and out of consciousness and the vehicle windows were rolled up. The girl was released from the hospital three days after the incident and Dunn was able to meet her.

World News El Salvador ditches Taiwan to establish ties with China
Author: 0 El Salvador ditches Taiwan to establish ties with China

In the past year Burkina Faso and the Dominican joined China's side, and in previous years Panama and the tiny African state of Sao Tome have also done the same. "I believe the Salvadorean people will feel the Chinese people's friendship and hospitality and benefit from the two countries' cooperation", Wang said, stressing that history will prove that forging diplomatic relations with China is in the fundamental and long-term interests of the Salvadorean people.

World News Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha as pilgrims conduct Hajj
Author: 0 Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha as pilgrims conduct Hajj

Muslims across the world are celebrating the festival of Eid al-Adha, which coincides with the final rites of the Hajj in Saudi Arabia . Eid al-Adha, also known as Festival of Sacrifice, is different from Eid al-Fitr which is celebrated earlier in the year at the end of Ramadan.

World News China Expresses Strong Objections to Pentagon's Report
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The report is released amid heightened US-China tensions over trade with both sides introducing a new set of protectionist measures every now and then. The statement asks Washington to abandon its "Cold War mentality" and defends the "Chinese military's reform, weapons development and defensive capabilities in the internet space" as "just and reasonable".

World News Kerala floods: UAE extends $100 million for rebuilding
Author: 0 Kerala floods: UAE extends $100 million for rebuilding

Indian army, Air Force, Navy and National Disaster Response Force are carrying out rescue and relief operations across the 14 districts of Kerala affected by floods. On the group, we found which agency or state could carry out the job, who was nearest or who could drop the supplies and conduct rescue operations. This note on the mossy roof of a two-storeyed building at Paravoor near Kochi can be read by personnel from helicopters engaged in rescue operations.

World News Man Admits To Killing Pregnant Wife, Claims Wife Killed 2 Daughters
Author: 0 Man Admits To Killing Pregnant Wife, Claims Wife Killed 2 Daughters

He is being held without bond and is due in court Tuesday morning. Chris Watts , 33, was arrested in connection with their deaths but has not been formally charged. Online, Shanann had gushed about her relationship with Watts, calling him the "best dad us girls could ask for". After a multiday investigation, Christopher Watts confessed to killing his wife, loading the bodies into his truck and driving to an oil work site, where he left them.

World News Leadership challenge: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull declares spill, Peter Dutton nominates
Author: 0 Leadership challenge: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull declares spill, Peter Dutton nominates

Do you think Dutton should challenge Turnbull for leadership? "Isn't it the case that when-ever it comes to a choice between his principles and his job, this Prime Minister stands for nothing at all", Mr Shorten said. "It's not about him, it's not about me". However, he declined to elaborate on the comment when quizzed by reporters yesterday and Ms Bishop later said she understood he had not said it.

World News Leadership spill declared in Australia
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He called a spill in February 2015, but it wasn't until September that Malcolm Turnbull finally moved after Abbott had lost 32 Newspolls in a row. Mr Turnbull said yesterday company tax cuts remained on the parliamentary agenda, but there were reports he meant to put a plan to ditch the policy to last night's meeting.

World News Spain terror alert: man armed with knife shot dead at police station
Author: 0 Spain terror alert: man armed with knife shot dead at police station

The man shouted "Allah" and other words that police officers did not understand, Comes said, adding that Spanish intelligence services are helping with the investigation. This month Barcelona commemorated the first anniversary of an Islamist assault in which a young man drove a van down a busy central boulevard, killing 14 and injuring more than 100 in Spain's worst attack in more than a decade.

World News Families separated by Korean War allowed brief reunions in the North
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Hugging the woman he'd last seen when he was 4, Ri showed his mother a photo of her late husband, who had stayed behind in North Korea with him after being separated from his wife while fleeing south. Who is attending the meeting? "It is a shame for both governments in the South and the North that numerous families have passed away without knowing whether or not their lost relatives were alive", he said.

World News Smog, smoke prompt Spare the Air alert for Sunday
Author: 0 Smog, smoke prompt Spare the Air alert for Sunday

Some portions of the B.C. interior scored as low as 0 on the Breezometer Monday morning. Saxton said those with medical conditions should stay indoors and avoid outdoor activities. The alert is the result of smoke from Canadian wildfires drifting across the region. Late last week, the smoke reached into the neighbouring provinces of Alberta and affected air quality into parts Saskatchewan and even Winnipeg, Manitoba, a city about 2,000km (1,240 miles) to the east.

World News President Trump Attacks Report On White House Counsel's Cooperation With Mueller
Author: 0 President Trump Attacks Report On White House Counsel's Cooperation With Mueller

Over the weekend, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to attack Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe. Citing a dozen current and former White House officials and others briefed on the matter, the paper said White House Counsel Donald McGahn had shared information, some of which the investigators would not have known about.

World News Donald Trump's Social Media Solution? A Free-For-All For Both 'Good And Bad'
Author: 0 Donald Trump's Social Media Solution? A Free-For-All For Both 'Good And Bad'

Facebook , YouTube and other platforms have recently moved to ban Jones and InfoWars for promoting harassment and hate speech. They have banned a number of pages and accounts in recent weeks for being involved in activity meant to disrupt the midterm elections, and nearly all of the major platforms removed content from Alex Jones , the far-right conspiracy theorist, this month over what they called hateful and violent speech.

Author: 0 Hundreds of South Koreans Head North to Reunite With Their Loved Ones

Another 337 South Koreans will be granted reunions later this week. The first such family reunion in nearly three years started on Monday when a group of 89 South Koreans crossed the border to meet their family members at Mount Kumgang, a scenic resort in North Korea.

World News Shots Fired at Gate of US Embassy in Turkey
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Unknown attackers fired shots at a security booth outside the U.S. Embassy in Turkey's capital early Monday, but U.S. officials said no one was hurt. "We have no reports of any injuries and we are investigating the details", David Gainer, the embassy spokesperson, said.

World News Taliban fighters kidnap over 100 people after buses ambushed
Author: 0 Taliban fighters kidnap over 100 people after buses ambushed

Mohammad Yusouf Ayubi, the head of the provincial council in Kunduz province, says the insurgents stopped the buses near Khan Abad district. Taliban said that during the ceasefire , they will not attack the Afghan troops and other security forces but would defend themselves in case they came under attack.

World News Woman miraculously survives plunge off cruise ship
Author: 0 Woman miraculously survives plunge off cruise ship

Norwegian Cruise Line said the ship had been delayed amid the search and rescue operation. She fell from the Norwegian Star cruise ship, about 60 miles (97km) off Croatia's coast shortly before midnight on Saturday as the vessel was making its way to Venice.

World News New Zealand politician bikes to hospital before giving birth
Author: 0 New Zealand politician bikes to hospital before giving birth

She posted pictures of her and her partner enjoying the "beautiful Sunday morning" ride to the hospital to have her labor induced. "My partner and I cycled because there wasn't enough room in the vehicle for the support crew. "I just think it's just fantastic news, and we wish her all the very best". Others described the cycle as " crazy " and unsafe, suggesting that Genter could have injured herself and her baby.

Author: 0 Heavy smoke moving into Yakima Valley, visibility dropping, air quality "hazardous"

Sunday and run through 5 p.m. Wednesday for Western Washington. Smoke could worsen into unhealthy levels by Monday, the agency said. Everyone should stay indoors. Everyone should avoid all strenuous activity and close windows and doors, if possible, the Department of Ecology said. "The millions of vehicles on Bay Area roads during these hot summer months create unhealthy air quality and make breathing more hard for many", said Jack Broadbent, executive officer of the air district.

World News Mueller Wants Six Month Sentence For Papadopoulos
Author: 0 Mueller Wants Six Month Sentence For Papadopoulos

According to his plea agreement, Papadopoulos admitted to lying about the timing of his contacts with a professor, Joseph Mifsud , in London. Papadopoulos is set to be sentenced on September 7. "Instead of telling the truth, however, the defendant repeatedly lied throughout the interview in order to hide the timing and significance of information the defendant had received regarding the Russians possessing "dirt" on Hillary Clinton, as well as his own outreach to Russia on behalf of the ...

World News ICE Detained A Man Driving Pregnant Wife To Hospital
Author: 0 ICE Detained A Man Driving Pregnant Wife To Hospital

Agents left his wife at the gas station. Soon, multiple SUVs swooped in on them. The officers then asked for identification from both Arrona and his wife. Unfortunately, Carmen Venegas had to drive herself to the hospital to deliver her child. Now, Emilio Amaya García, Maria's lawyer, is asserting that Joel was not the person ICE was looking for and called the arrest "collateral".