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Emmanuel Macron experiences the phenomenon of Donald Trump's handshake on two occasions

Emmanuel Macron experiences the phenomenon of Donald Trump's handshake on two occasions

He then greets Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation secretary general Jens Stoltenber before Mr Trump pointedly holds out his hand. mogul-turned president's famous grip. Perhaps Macron's rebukes played some part in Trump's pliant, needy tone? A White House summary of the meeting did not mention climate change but said President Trump had urged France to meet the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation target of spending 2% of GDP on defence and to ... Read More

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Home Sports 'Poets don't win Titles' - Mourinho Slays Critics after Europa Triumph

Paul Pogba opened the scoring in the 18th minute with a deflected shot and Henrikh Mkhitaryan added a second immediately after half-time as United ran out efficient, if not overwhelming, winners in the Stockholm showpiece. Pogba, who rejoined the 20-times English champions last summer from Juventus for 89 million pounds (115.43 million US dollars), fired United ahead in the 18th minute in Stockholmhelped by a massive deflection off Colombian defender Davinson Sanchez. Read More

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Korea Problem 'Will Be Solved'

Korea Problem 'Will Be Solved'

The Japanese prime minister apparently aspired to turn the summit into an opportunity to increase pressure on North Korea by seeking agreement from other G-7 allies after cementing Japan-U.S. "In such a volatile region, an inconsistent or unpredictable policy runs the risk of unimaginable conflict". State-run KCNA news agency, reported later that the country's leader Kim Jong-un supervised the launch. Read More

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Police identify suspect in double killing on Oregon train

Some of Christian's speech was allegedly directed at two young Muslim women, one of whom was reported to have been wearing a hijab, but Simpson said the witnesses reported that the suspect's comments were not exclusively anti-Muslim. One man died in the train vehicle from slash wounds, and a second died at a local hospital . He added that according to witnesses, "He was talking about a lot of different things, not just specifically anti-Muslim". Read More

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2 men killed in Sheboygan County plane crash identified

2 men killed in Sheboygan County plane crash identified

The cause of the crash remains under investigation by the sheriff's office, Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board, according to the release. The Sheboygan Falls Fire Department was called to the scene. The plane was an Aerotek Pitts S-2A Fixed Wing Single-Engine aircraft, and authorities believe it is not from Sheboygan County. Read More

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Trump tells North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders to spend more for defense

Trump tells North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders to spend more for defense

Trump said the US would not "forsake the friends" who came to America's aid after the deadly terrorist attacks. NewsGram brings to you current foreign news from all over the world. "We have to be able to increase defense spending when tensions are going up". But his moment at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation appeared to be the first time he veered off script on the trip, which until Thursday had gone on without controversy. Read More

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South Korea fires warning shots at suspected drone

South Korea fires warning shots at suspected drone

North Korea , which conducted two missile tests this month, has been ratchetting up military tension on the Korean Peninsula in defiance of global condemnation and sanctions. "At the same time, we hope all parties can maintain restraint, not be influenced by every single incident, .persist in carrying out Security Council resolutions on North Korea and persevere with the resolution of the issue through peaceful means, dialogue and consultation". Read More

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Greece shrugs off debt relief delay, seems confident of deal

Greece shrugs off debt relief delay, seems confident of deal

Conditions for receiving the 86-billion-euro (about 96.6 billion US dollars) bailout include a number of measures and reforms that Greece has pledged to implement in order to address its current economic challenges. Speaking alongside visiting French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, Gabriel said the Eurogroup must grant Greece debt relief in exchange for reforms demanded by its global lenders. Read More

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Protesters oppose martial law in Philippines

Protesters oppose martial law in Philippines

Duterte said Wednesday that militants who have laid siege to the city of Marawi had decapitated the police chief of Malabang. Army tanks packed with soldiers rolled into the southern Philippine city Thursday as gunfire and explos. The military says he is still wounded from a January air strike and the fierce Maute resistance is aimed at protecting him. Ano predicted that the military operation will take about a week as soldiers go house to house to clear the city of militants. Read More

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Philippines president jokes about rape in speech to soldiers

Philippines president jokes about rape in speech to soldiers

Malaysians and Indonesians were among six killed on Thursday in battles that have raged for three days in Marawi City , where the army has been trying to flush out rebels of the Islamic State-linked Maute group. Police Chief Romeo Enriquez said there may have been confusion because his predecessor in Malabang, a town near Marawi, was killed in the fighting on Tuesday, although he was not beheaded. Read More

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Ariana Grande Announces Manchester Benefit Concert In Powerful Open Letter

Ariana Grande Announces Manchester Benefit Concert In Powerful Open Letter

British Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to confront President Donald Trump Thursday about leaks from the investigation into the deadly Manchester Arena attack - leaks that may have come from US officials. The alleged bomber flew to Manchester from Dusseldorf airport just days before he launched his attack at the concert arena, according to a report first published in the German "Focus" magazine. Read More

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Manchester Bombing Investigation Leads to Additional Arrests

The UK terror threat level remains " critical ", meaning another attack could be imminent and additional Army and armed police officers are patrolling major sites, including the transport network, across the UK. Manchester police arrested a man reported to be Abedi's brother. Salman and Hostey hung out together around on the same estates and worshipped in the same Didsbury mosque in Manchester, before they reportedly became disaffected with life in the West. Read More

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Trump calls first trip abroad 'home run' as challenges await

Climate was among the most disputed issues separating Trump from other leaders at the two-day meeting on the Sicilian coast. Trudeau met one-on-one with Donald Trump Saturday on the sidelines of the G7 summit in Sicily. However, all G7 leaders agreed to back the final communique which pledged to "fight protectionism", while acknowledging that "trade has not always worked to the benefit of everyone". Read More

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UK politics resume after attack, Corbyn links terror to wars

UK politics resume after attack, Corbyn links terror to wars

Corbyn responded to criticism from the Tories and LibDems over the timing of his speech, insisting he does not want to exploit Manchester to make "a narrow political point". "We're going ahead with the programme which has been agreed by Parliament and voted on by the Labour Party ". "I have been here with the G7, working with other worldwide leaders to fight terrorism", May told reporters. Read More

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Understanding the G7 ahead of Trump's Italian summit

Environmental activists have staged protests on a beach and at sea near the Sicilian hilltop town of Taormina , where leaders of the world's seven wealthiest democracies were meeting. Endorsing measures to combat terror is expected to find easy agreement, especially after the attack in Manchester on a pop music concert that left 22 people dead. Read More

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The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Rating Reiterated by Stifel Nicolaus

Coca Cola Co now has $195.48 billion valuation. 663304 shares were traded during the last trading session. About 2,549 shares traded. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has declined 0.95% since May 26, 2016 and is downtrending. Its up 0.36, from 0.14 in 2016Q3. It dropped, as 76 investors sold KO shares while 623 reduced holdings. This is a change of 0.12% from open which creates a gap of 0.54%. Read More

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Gamecocks blown out against LSU in SEC tournament

Gamecocks blown out against LSU in SEC tournament

Kentucky starter Sean Hjelle (9-3), the 2017 SEC Pitcher of the Year, was charged with the loss, as he surrendered 10 runs on 11 hits in five innings with no walks and 10 strikeouts. White had a three-run double and a run-scoring grounder. The Tigers got three more hits from Cole Freeman , Antoine Duplantis and Greg Deichmann , all RBI-singles to extend the lead 5-0 after the second. Read More

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Three officers killed in Jakarta bus terminal bombing

Three officers killed in Jakarta bus terminal bombing

A suspected suicide bombing at a bus terminal in Jakarta has killed three police officers and injured five others, Indonesia's deputy police chief says. The bombs used in Wednesday's attacks were made from pressure cookers , similar to a device used in an attack by a JAD militant in the Indonesian city of Bandung in February. Read More

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Top diplomat: United States adheres to JCPOA as Iran policy under review

Top diplomat: United States adheres to JCPOA as Iran policy under review

The turnout for this election was historic and unpresented with more than 40 million ballots cast in the presidential race. "When they imposed sanctions on us, they made a mistake ", he said. "The expansion of such cooperation in Syria is very important and we welcome the continuation of trilateral cooperation among Iran, Russia and Syria and are resolute to go on with it", the Iranian president pointed out. Read More

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Trump lectures world leaders about North Atlantic Treaty Organisation contributions in Brussels

Trump lectures world leaders about North Atlantic Treaty Organisation contributions in Brussels

Cohn said climate change also featured prominently in Trump's meeting with Belgian leaders the day before, as well as almost all of the bilateral meetings he's held. "Some issues remain open, like climate and trade", he said. Trade will also be a big topic, with Cohn saying the United States' guiding principle will be "we will treat you the way you treat us", suggesting that retaliatory tariffs could be imposed. Read More

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Fatal police shooting after driver pins Arlington officer against another vehicle

Fatal police shooting after driver pins Arlington officer against another vehicle

He was wanted on a warrant, police say. The incident happened after a Hollywood Police Department officer attempted to stop a vehicle for a minor traffic violation, according to a post on the department's Facebook page. At this time, it's not clear how many shots were fired and if one or both officers fired at the suspect. The pinned officer suffered serious injuries but was released from the hospital and is now recovering at home, Savage said. Read More

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Services to have 4 slabs; education, healthcare exempted

Basic food items like cereals, eggs and meat will attract no tax after the GST is effective. Milk and curd will continue to be exempt from taxation when the GST replaced current indirect taxes. Branded gutkha will be slapped with a cess of 72 per cent, while smoking mixtures for pipes and cigarettes will attract a levy 290 per cent. Jaitley said non-AC restaurants will charge 12 per cent GST on food bill. Read More

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Flynn declines US Senate subpoena in Russian Federation probe

The interference, Brennan said, was aimed at both helping Trump and discrediting Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton , whom the Russians thought would likely win. According to several current and former American intelligence officials, U.S. spies were able to capture discussions that revealed senior Russian intelligence and government officials sought to sway Donald Trump's opinion of Russia by way of his advisers, The New York Times reported on Wednesday. Read More

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United Kingdom terror threat level reduced - but attack remains 'highly likely'

British Prime Minister Theresa May , who spoke about the matter with U.S. President Donald Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels, said the countries' partnership on defense and security was built on trust. Abedi's family remained a focus, too, with a brother in England, his father and another brother in Libya among those detained. Manchester police halted their sharing of investigative information with the USA through most of Thursday until receiving fresh ... Read More

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Jared Kushner Sought Back Channel With Russians… Say Russians

Jared Kushner is reported to have made the proposal during a meeting with Russia's ambassador to Washington in December, according to the Washington Post . He warned that "Russia is a dark cloud hanging over this administration" and urged the Trump White House to cooperate with the Russian Federation investigations because "they have to understand this administration is under siege, and will be, in terms of public opinion, and in terms of the law, until all these questions are answered". Read More

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