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Author: 0 Syria: Loyalists Confirm US Missile Strikes

Pro-regime media have reported that 15 regime fighter planes were destroyed, and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Sukhoi-22s, Sukhoi-24s and MiG-23s were based there. The Observatory said the Saturday strikes may have been carried out by Russian warplanes, which began backing Syrian military operations a year ago.

Author: 0 Airstrike on Syrian town hit by chemical weapons kills 1

According to the Post , the Organization for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons said on Thursday that it reached out to the Syrian government and that it was investigating the attack on the town of Khan Sheikhoun. Tillerson meanwhile plans to meet with G-7 foreign ministers in Europe next week before going on to Moscow. In Damascus, dozens of Syrian students gathered outside the offices of the United Nations to protest against the U.S.

Author: 0 Iran's Rouhani wants chemical attack in Syria investigated

As the debate grows over President Trump's decision to launch dozens of Tomahawk missiles into Syria , some critics are beginning to wonder what kind of evidence the US had that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was behind Tuesday's chemical weapons attack.

Author: 0 Sens. Corker, Cardin: Trump Has No Long-Term Syria Plan

Gabbard condemned the attack. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says relations with the U.S. have been "completely ruined". Images of the aftermath of a chemical weapons attack on the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhun, in Idlib province, were broadcast around the world and went viral on social media.

Author: 0 Putin discusses anti-terrorism with France's Le Pen

President Vladimir Putin was at the Kremlin on Friday at an awards ceremony. Scandal-plagued conservative candidate Francois Fillon is at 19 percent. The meeting took place in the Kremlin with Le Pen "gesticulating energetically across the table from a disengaged-looking Mr. Putin", according to The New York Times .

Author: 0 Republican House Rules: How the GOP Confirmed Gorsuch

Gorsuch may also make a difference in the Court's decisions about which of the pending petitions it will accept for appeal. Gorsuch will be sworn in on Monday in two different ceremonies, one at the court and one at the White House. "Now they're threatening to do something else that's never been done in the history of the Senate", the Kentucky Republican said Thursday about the filibuster of Gorsuch.

Author: 0 Gorsuch confirmed; Senate approves Trump nominee, 54-45

Confirmation of Gorsuch would represent Trump's first major victory since taking office on January 20, after setbacks on healthcare legislation and the blocking of his order that sought to ban travelers from several Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States.

Author: 0 More than half Americans approve of Obamacare now

While the GOP mantra has been "repeal and replace" for several years, he said , "there are differences between the repealers and the replacers". But, at the same time , Ryan told reporters on Tuesday, April 4, that no one should expect repeal and replace legislation to be completed by Friday.

Author: 0 Samsung profits soar after recovery from Note 7 debacle

Of course, a big effort is exerted as well in tuning up its software . Several leaders of prominent chaebols , or family-run companies like Samsung in South Korea , have faced similar situations, including Lee's father, Lee Kun-hee. It even gave the phone a grade of A for being "the most innovative and high performance smartphone display " they have ever tested. For its release date, speculations point that the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will be launched in the fourth quarter of this ...

Author: 0 French candidates spar over corruption in debate

A dramatic climb of five points can be traced back to a strong performance in the first debate on March 20 where his no-frills style and colourful turn of phrase shone in an often messy encounter between the top five candidates. Le Pen, 48, is on course this month for a first or second place finish in the first round of France's presidential election. Macron vowed to pursue France's military operations in Syria, Iraq and Africa's Sahel region and promised to hire 10,000 police forces to ...

Esteri The US strike in Syria failed to change anything
Author: 0 The US strike in Syria failed to change anything

Sir Michael said last Tuesday's gas attack was "barbaric, immoral and illegal" and the response of air strikes from US President Donald Trump was "the right call". In response, Syria's ally Russian Federation accused the U.S. of encouraging "terrorists" with unilateral actions. Michigan Representative Dan Kildee (D-5th Congressional District) issued a statement hours after President Donald Trump issued military strikes on Syria late Thursday night.

Author: 0 California math: 1 vote = $500 million in road work

The money would be prioritized to go to "fix-it first" projects split between state and city/county taxes. California's gas taxes will be among the highest in the nation. All Democrats voted for the plan except southern California Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva. State Sen. Anthony Cannella's (R-Ceres) district benefits from these projects.

Esteri Senators Disagree About Legality of Syrian Airstrikes
Author: 0 Senators Disagree About Legality of Syrian Airstrikes

Russian Federation past year joined Iran's military intervention in Syria in favor of Assad, who has lost control of approximately 75 percent of the internationally recognized territory of Syria since the eruption of a civil war in 2011 that has led to the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people.

Esteri Senate vote on Gorsuch expected midday Friday
Author: 0 Senate vote on Gorsuch expected midday Friday

Vice President Pence presided over the vote in his role as president of the Senate. In recent days, faint rumblings of a deal to avert the clash had faded nearly entirely. McConnell, "because he can't print the name Merrick Garland to include in the speech". "Judge Gorsuch has sterling academic and legal credentials". Republicans have described Gorsuch as an accomplished judge, and they noted that Trump included him on a list of possible candidates for the Supreme Court during last year's ...

Esteri Norvegia fatto brillare ordigno Oslo
Author: 0 Norvegia fatto brillare ordigno Oslo

L'esplosione è stata chiaramente udita nel centro della città. Sono stati chiamati gli artificieri per esaminare il pacco sospetto che è formato da una scatola a forma di cubo di 30 centimetri di lato.

Esteri Russia bans image of Putin in drag, labeling it 'extremist' material
Author: 0 Russia bans image of Putin in drag, labeling it 'extremist' material

Putin. Passing its first internet censorship laws in 2013, Russian Federation isn't exactly known for its liberal approach to the online world, with Putin defending China's censorship laws, saying in a statement released this week: "Callous quasi-freedom on the internet does not exist anywhere any more".

Author: 0 Netanyahu: Israel committed to working with Trump for peace

In a televised speech to AIPAC's annual Policy Conference yesterday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that "Israel is on alert and ready to defend itself", Arab48 reported. "America will no longer tolerate Iran's efforts to destabilize the region and jeopardize Israel's security". "AIPAC does not represent us". However, Pence reassured attendees that the administration is invested in finding an "equitable and just solution" to the conflict.

Esteri Sergio Garcia, Charley Hoffman tied for early lead
Author: 0 Sergio Garcia, Charley Hoffman tied for early lead

The Northern Irishman, who needs a win this week to complete the collection of golf's four major titles, had two birdies and two bogeys over his opening five holes before settling down. Quote of the day: "I know this place was Tiger-proofed". Garcia will likely have the brunt of the spotlight as he goes for his elusive first major on what would have been Seve Ballesteros' 60th birthday.

Author: 0 Here's how much U.S. missile attack in Syria cost

The US action was triggered after more than 80 civilians - including 33 children - were killed in Syria's Idlib province in a recent chemical attack allegedly ordered by the regime of President Bashar al-Assad. Finally, the CNN anchor brought up Gabbard's trip to visit then-President-Elect Trump prior to her going to see Assad. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Russia's response indicated "continued support for a regime that carries out these type of horrendous attacks ...

Esteri S. Korea test fires 800-km range missile
Author: 0 S. Korea test fires 800-km range missile

South Korea played to a 1-1 draw with North Korea at Kim Il-sung Stadium in Pyongyang, where the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Women's Asian Cup Group B qualifying matches are being staged. Trump, in the transition period, requested more detailed information about the country's ambitions from the intelligence officials who delivered his initial briefings.

Author: 0 Are DOJ investigations into city police departments necessary?

With this line of the letter, Sessions demonstrates "either ignorance of or unconcern for the painful lessons that history has taught us", Stoughton said , adding that it "suggests an incomplete and ineffective approach to addressing problems in policing".

Author: 0 Suspect in Stockholm truck attack was previously investigated

He remains officers' prime suspect for the attack, which saw a hijacked lorry plough into the front of a shop in the pedestrian thoroughfare of Drottninggatan. Fifteen people were injured, nine of whom remained in hospital on Saturday. Police work at the scene outside a busy department store in central Stockholm into the night.

Esteri Krispy Kreme owners buy Panera Bread for $7.5B
Author: 0 Krispy Kreme owners buy Panera Bread for $7.5B

Panera Bread is climbing after the sandwich and soup chain agreed to be bought by European conglomerate JAB for more than $7 billion. Many industry watchers couldn't see anyone paying Panera's lofty valuation-the stock traded at 15 times EBITDA just a week ago after a steady climb.

Esteri Mike Flynn Hid Russian State Media Payments from the U.S. Government
Author: 0 Mike Flynn Hid Russian State Media Payments from the U.S. Government

According to a letter from Rep. Elijah Cummings Flynn was paid $45,000 by RT for the speech. He had received money from Russian government-backed T.V. But the Republican chairman of the House intelligence panel, Devin Nunes , set off a political firestorm on March 23 when he said the communications of members of Trump's transition team were caught up in incidental surveillance targeting foreigners.

Esteri Trump, Xi end summit with 'tremendous' progress
Author: 0 Trump, Xi end summit with 'tremendous' progress

Xi had arrived at the meeting with a gift of "tweetable deliverables", sources said - peace offerings on Trump's signature issues - trade and jobs - that he hopes will smooth ties. But the surprise US military response to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's apparent chemical weapons attack on civilians threw a wild card into the summit.

Author: 0 Syria Gas Attack Carried by Third Party as Casus Belli: Iranian Official

He also emphasized the need for formation of an "independent international" fact-finding committee to shed light on the "suspicious chemical attack" that the U.S. He slammed the United States attack on the Syrian airbase, saying that while the issue is not clear yet, the USA attacked the Syrian airbase and killed innocent people.

Author: 0 Alabama Supreme Court allows impeachment of governor to proceed

The 131-page report came three days before the committee was set to begin impeachment hearings against the governor. The same day, Montgomery Circuit Judge Greg Griffin granted the governor's request for a temporary restraining order to stop impeachment proceedings.

Esteri US Senate Goes Nuclear: Arizona Senators Weigh In On Gorsuch Confirmation
Author: 0 US Senate Goes Nuclear: Arizona Senators Weigh In On Gorsuch Confirmation

Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., adding that there will be "no requirement to reach across the aisle". The vote was 54-45 on Friday. The three Democrats are all moderates who represent states that President Trump won in last year's election. That unusual external review omitted consultation with Senate Democrats, contributing to bitter Democrat complaints about the way the whole process was handled.

Author: 0 Ferrari goes 1-2 in busy practice session at Chinese GP

We should be able to look forward to a proper fight at the front tomorrow between the Mercedes and Ferraris, and the threat of rain could make the race very lively; no one has driven the new cars in a race in the wet yet, and the wet Pirellis are new for 2017 too.

Esteri Trump explained US position on THAAD to Xi - S.Korea
Author: 0 Trump explained US position on THAAD to Xi - S.Korea

John Yang has a report. "He also wants to prove to the world that he's not a president-businessman and he will use USA military force without any hesitation when he thinks it is necessary". During the summit, Trump appeared to have toned down his anti-China rhetoric. The White House warned that Mr Trump was not preparing to plunge the United States deeper into Syria.

Esteri Persona 5 Scores Big In Presentation
Author: 0 Persona 5 Scores Big In Presentation

The new streaming and video policy is unique to " Persona 5 ", and more changes in the game are expected to be introduced in the coming months. These characters will later on realize the " Persona powers" they have and will be obliged to act on it and become vigilantes.

Author: 0 Japan extends unilateral sanctions against N.Korea

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Sunday that he and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed on the importance of close coordination over North Korean issues as Pyongyang continues its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile program. But Seoul has suspended nearly all civilian exchanges since a nuclear test by Pyongyang in January 2016, and amid a flurry of missile tests by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un .

Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi 6 surfaces on GFXBench; key specifications leaked ahead of launch

According to the "Cold begs" on Weibo the Xiaomi Mi 6 will be finally launched in second half of April, somewhere between April 11 and April 18. Memory and storage would also grow in the Xiaomi Mi Max 2. The listing claims that the phone will come with a 12MP rear-facing camera, which can also record 4K videos. The benchmarks have revealed that the Xiaomi Mi 6 will come with a 5.1 inch display with a Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and it will feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 ...

Author: 0 Trump's son-in-law Kushner visits Iraq 'on behalf of president'

The trip begins against a backdrop of an ongoing investigation into civilian deaths in an area of Mosul near the site of an air-strike by USA -led coalition forces last month. Dunford's delegation also met Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, whose office said their talks focused on the ongoing battle to retake the city of Mosul from Islamic State and USA -led coalition assistance, including aiding civilians displaced by the fighting.

Esteri Weather agency confirms tornado in Louisiana
Author: 0 Weather agency confirms tornado in Louisiana

National Weather Service warned that it was a "particularly risky situation". St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office Maj. "Some areas have already seen over 5 inches with these severe storms ( Sunday ) in Louisiana, and the storms are slow moving".

Author: 0 Israel military says Palestinian killed Israeli in West Bank

The issue came to a head after Israel issued demolition orders last month against 42 homes in the Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar, east of Jerusalem, where European Union member states Belgium and Italy have funded a school and helped build structures for the local population of around 150.

Esteri Morta la donna che si gettò nel Tamigi durante l'attacco terroristico
Author: 0 Morta la donna che si gettò nel Tamigi durante l'attacco terroristico

Nonostante il gelo e la pesantezza degli abiti bagnati non era affogata ed era stata miracolosamente salvata da una delle imbarcazioni che solcano il fiume. Non ce l'ha fatta Andreea Cristea , la donna caduta nel Tamigi mentre il Suv di Khalid Mosood falciava i pedoni sul Ponte di Westminster . La famiglia ha ringraziato la Metropolitan Police, il governo britannico e i medici che in queste settimane li hanno aiutati .

Author: 0 Northern Ireland: Direct rule an option if talks fail, says minister

Mr Murphy said Britain's Northern Ireland Minister James Brokenshire told the parties he would make a statement in the British parliament on Tuesday. The BBC reports in a staff memo, the head of the Northern Ireland Civil Service Sir Malcolm McKibbin has promised to try to maintain a business as usual approach during what he describes as "this time of uncertainty".

Author: 0 Made Tremendous Progress In Ties With China: Donald Trump

Xi echoed Trump's positive generalities and invited the U.S. president to visit China soon, an offer Trump accepted. He did not elaborate on the progress or the problems. As the world leaders dined, the United States was in the midst of launching airstrikes against Syria. With the attacks on Syria in the background, Trump clearly threatened that the United States would take unilateral action against North Korea, if the Chinese government did not force Pyongyang to meet Washington's ...

Esteri May defends United Kingdom ties with Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 May defends United Kingdom ties with Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia plans to list less than 5 percent of the world's largest oil-producing company on the Saudi exchange and another global exchange, possibly by next year. Saudi Arabia has bought more than Dollars 5 billion (4.7 billion euros) worth of arms from the United States and Britain since then, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute think tank says.

Author: 0 Russian Federation says USA strikes in Syria 'play into extremists' hands'

The Zarours fled their home in Homs in 2012 as bombs were being dropped on their street. "I'm vehemently opposed to bombing of Syria", said David Welsh of Berkeley. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitoring group, said a general was among those killed in the missile strike, which caused extensive damage to more than a dozen hangars and a fuel depot.

Esteri Rising Flood Waters Displace Tens of Thousands in Australia
Author: 0 Rising Flood Waters Displace Tens of Thousands in Australia

In the state of New South Wales, authorities made nearly 400 flood rescues and received about 2,000 calls for help since Wednesday night, public broadcaster ABC reported. "This severe weather system that began with Cyclone Debbie and is tracking down the coast is causing havoc across our state", Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk told reporters in the state capital, Brisbane, yesterday.

Esteri Samsung Galaxy S8 Microsoft Edition being sold at Microsoft stores
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Microsoft Edition being sold at Microsoft stores

The Galaxy S8 comes in some attractive colours: Midnight Black, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue and Maple Gold. It's got some interesting new tricks, including a way to turn the phone into a desktop PC replacement, and it'll offer a better mobile computing experience than its predecessor.

Esteri ISIS Attacked Syrian Army Positions Simultaneously With US Strike
Author: 0 ISIS Attacked Syrian Army Positions Simultaneously With US Strike

Kwiatkowski noted that Trump had ordered the missile strikes against Syrian military targets without taking action to carefully confirm Damascus had actually delivered the weapons and detonated them. "This is an important step that will make the regime understand that its use of conventional and chemical weapons will not remain without a response", Kalin added.

Esteri Neil Gorsuch receives enough votes to be confirmed by Senate
Author: 0 Neil Gorsuch receives enough votes to be confirmed by Senate

Take Action: Today's Senate confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court, along with yesterday's decision by Senate Republicans to change Senate rules in the middle of the game, are outrageous and unprecedented. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., said Gorsuch will be a "fine addition" to the Supreme Court. The final confirmation vote on Gorsuch was scheduled midday Friday.