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Author: 0 Bannon threatened to quit if removed from National Security Council role

Gen. H.R. McMaster, who was named Trump's national security adviser in February after Flynn was forced to resign for misleading Vice President Mike Pence about his talks with the Russian ambassador. Tom Bossert, assistant to the president for homeland security and counterterrorism, "also had his role downgraded as part of the changes", according to the AP.

Author: 0 Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Palm Sunday Church Bombings in Egypt

BBC is reporting that during the state of emergency, the police can arrest without a warrant and search people's homes. Egyptian Christians were burying their dead on Monday, a day after Islamic State suicide bombers killed at least 45 people in coordinated attacks targeting Palm Sunday services in two cities.

Author: 0 Abe, Trump agree on close coordination over N. Korea issues

Standing firm, the Trump administration on Friday signaled new sanctions would soon follow the missile attack, and the Pentagon was even probing whether Russian Federation itself was involved in the chemical weapons assault that compelled President Donald Trump to action.

Author: 0 Brown makes final plea to secure tax hike for road repairs

A tense and quietly chaotic scene ensued, with lawmakers encircling their undecided colleagues or pacing nervously, watching the vote tally. "If approved, Jerry Brown's 12 cent gas tax hike will make California gas prices the highest in the nation", Runner said on Twitter on April 5, 2017.

Esteri Extra Enforcement April 10-23 To Combat Distracted Driving
Author: 0 Extra Enforcement April 10-23 To Combat Distracted Driving

Chris Richardson. Trooper O'Callaghan added they'll have marked and unmarked cars on the look out for distracted drivers on the roads, especially now that it's warm outside. "Unfortunately, we still have a long way to go to change attitudes and behaviors about distracted driving", Dr. Kelly Browning, Executive Director of Impact Teen Drivers said in a statement.

Esteri Indian army says 4 suspected rebels killed in Kashmir
Author: 0 Indian army says 4 suspected rebels killed in Kashmir

Dujarric also refused to comment on Monday's strike in Kashmir following civilian deaths in action by security forces. The school is located in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir. Muslim-majority Kashmir has been divided between India and Pakistan but claimed in full by both since the two partitioned and gained independence from Britain in 1947.

Esteri Fighting puts Syria IS-held dam at 'risk of collapse'
Author: 0 Fighting puts Syria IS-held dam at 'risk of collapse'

Scrocca said U.S. Marines continue to provide artillery support for the forces while Apache attack helicopters target IS positions around the dam. Col. Late Sunday, Arab and Kurdish fighters from the SDF seized Tabqa airbase and pressed north towards the town itself. The attacks on the Tabqa and Karama were ongoing under the cover of airstrikes by the US -led coalition, according to the activists.

Esteri Pisa, bandito muore per malore durante la rapina in banca
Author: 0 Pisa, bandito muore per malore durante la rapina in banca

Dopo pochi istanti, però, uno dei due rapinatori è stato colto da un malore - forse un infarto - e si è accasciato a terra. L'altro è fuggito a piedi ed è tuttora ricercato dai carabinieri. Quanto al malvivente rimasto sul pavimento - non ancora identificato ma descritto come un uomo robusto e con svastite tatuate sulle braccia, di origine campana - i sanitari accorsi sul posto non sono riusciti a rianimarlo e per l'uomo non c'è stato niente da fare.

Author: 0 Trump ready to nuke North Korea

Wednesday's missile, launched days after Pyongyang warned of retaliation if the global community ramps up sanctions, flew 60 kilometres, South Korea's defence ministry said. "It might even threaten so called secondary sanctions against Chinese companies and banks that do business with North Korea", Zhao said. South Korea's foreign ministry also condemned the launch as a blunt challenge to a series of U.N.

Esteri Skirmishes in Johannesburg against Zuma
Author: 0 Skirmishes in Johannesburg against Zuma

About 2,000 people were also marching in coastal city of Durban. Cape Town has always been controlled by the DA. "One person can not hold the rest of the country hostage", Mmusi Maimane, the leader of the main opposition party, the Democratic Alliance, said at a march in central Johannesburg.

Esteri Syria strike a 'message to others'
Author: 0 Syria strike a 'message to others'

This picture released on December 26, 2016 from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (C) delivering a speech at the First Conference of Chairpersons of the Primary Committees of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) at Pyongyang Indoor Stadium in Pyongyang.

Author: 0 Russia knew in advance of Syrian chemical attack

USA warships fired 59 cruise missiles at the Syrian air base from which the US believes the attack was launched. Prompted by a chemical weapons attack , the U.S. More than 320,000 people have been killed in Syria since the conflict erupted in March 2011 with anti-government demonstrations. Johnson on Saturday cancelled a scheduled visit to Moscow over its support for the Syrian regime.

Esteri U.S. says North Korean missile test ended in fiery crash
Author: 0 U.S. says North Korean missile test ended in fiery crash

Initial U.S. and South Korean assessments indicated that what North Korea fired was a medium-range KN-15 missile. The missile fired from the North's eastern coastal town of Sinpo on Wednesday morning flew about 60 kilometres (37 miles), Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement .

Esteri Venezuela protesters target Maduro, vow to keep up pressure
Author: 0 Venezuela protesters target Maduro, vow to keep up pressure

The court quickly overturned the most controversial part of its decision but the move triggered condemnation at home and overseas, as did Friday's news that the national comptroller had banned politician Henrique Capriles - seen as the opposition's best hope in a presidential election scheduled for next year - from office for 15 years.

Esteri Jury nears deliberations in ex-NFL star's trial
Author: 0 Jury nears deliberations in ex-NFL star's trial

Normally, people properly served subpoenas who don't appear can face court-ordered charges of their own, but it's possible that the judge in the trial, Jeffrey Locke, agreed with Baez to simply proceed without Belichick. "Zero to indicate a drink has been spilled on Aaron". He says Hernandez's fiance Shayanna Jenkins lied during testimony to cover up his whereabouts.

Esteri In Georgia race, Republicans battle as Democrat chases upset
Author: 0 In Georgia race, Republicans battle as Democrat chases upset

Is Jon Ossoff - a Democrat running for Congress in Georgia's 6th District - a Star Wars nerd who drank in college, or a terrorist sympathizer? Republicans are fighting among themselves in a Georgia special congressional election while an upstart Democratic candidate raises more than $8.3 million in hopes of scoring a major upset.

Author: 0 Bannon Attends National Security Council Meeting After Being Removed From Committee

Trump's elevation of Bannon to a permanent spot on the NSC had been widely criticised as injecting politics into White House deliberations on sensitive defence, foreign policy, and intelligence matters. Former NSC spokesperson Ned Price said in a statement that Bannon's removal was a "welcome, if belated, first step". "He is one of the president's closest and most trusted advisers".

Author: 0 Gorsuch Pledges to be 'Servant' of Constitution

The first ceremony took place privately in the Justices' Conference Room, with Chief Justice John Roberts administering the oath required by the Constitution. After his oath taking, Justice Gorsuch thanked the people who supported him including Trump, who nominated him, Vice President Mike Pence for his constant encouragement and friendship.

Esteri Force take legal route to avoid Super Rugby axe
Author: 0 Force take legal route to avoid Super Rugby axe

RugbyWA called talks with the ARU "unsatisfactory", saying they highlighted "that the terms of the assessment and process being used to evaluate ourselves and the Rebels were inconsistent and inequitable". ARU chairman Cameron Clyne - who 24 hours earlier said that a decision would be made on which franchise would be cut within three days - said that the decision to extend the time was made so that both the Force and Rebels had "adequate opportunity to present their business case".

Esteri New negotiations over health care reform stall
Author: 0 New negotiations over health care reform stall

HFC Chairman Mark Meadows has said the group has been trying to get to a yes, but doesn't believe the bill in its original form would have brought down premiums in a meaningful way. Black chairs the House Budget Committee and was at Tuesday's meeting. But moderates, already squeamish about the estimated 24 million increase in the uninsured under the GOP bill, balked.

Esteri US Navy strike group heads towards Korea
Author: 0 US Navy strike group heads towards Korea

A U.S. Navy carrier strike group is heading to the Korean Peninsula, a Navy official said Saturday, following North Korea's successive missile tests and amid signs that Pyongyang is preparing for a sixth nuclear test. Mr Tillerson told CBS' Face The Nation , in an interview broadcast yesterday, that when Mr Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping met at Mar-a-Lago last week, they "had extensive discussions around the unsafe situation in North Korea", The Guardian reported .

Esteri Palm Sunday bombings of Egyptian Coptic churches kill 44
Author: 0 Palm Sunday bombings of Egyptian Coptic churches kill 44

The two attacks happened in the cities of Tanta and Alexandria. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has declared a three-month state of emergency and ordered to increase security in public areas throughout the country. "All I could think of was to find my wife, and all I could see was smoke, blood and completely charred bodies", the distraught 58-year-old said. Joseph Ghabour, a deacon at St.

Esteri Michigan hockey coach Red Berenson retires after 33 seasons
Author: 0 Michigan hockey coach Red Berenson retires after 33 seasons

Minnesota on January 10, 2015. A news conference has been scheduled for 4:30 p.m. (ET) today. They lost in the first round of the conference tournament last month at Joe Louis Arena. The Saskatchewan native was a two-time All-American as a player at MI (1961-62). He went straight from college to the National Hockey League after signing with the Montreal Canadiens.

Esteri Egitto, Al Sisi dichiara stato emergenza dopo duplice attentato
Author: 0 Egitto, Al Sisi dichiara stato emergenza dopo duplice attentato

L'Isis rivendica gli attacchi alle chiese - L'Isis ha rivendicato, attraverso l'agenzia Amaq, gli attacchi alle chiese copte che hanno fatto strage a Tanta e ad Alessandria. Questi attacchi non sono i primi a colpire la Chiesa copta. La polizia ha arrestato due persone sospettate di essere coinvolte nell'attentato. Papa copto, attacchi non divideranno popolo - Questi atti "non danneggeranno l'unità di questo popolo e la sua coesione".

Esteri Trump Picks Strategy To Counter Russia Storyline: Blame Susan Rice
Author: 0 Trump Picks Strategy To Counter Russia Storyline: Blame Susan Rice

These intelligence reports became the subject of controversy after reports surfaced that former National Security Adviser Susan Rice "unmasked" USA citizens who were swept up in the incidental surveillance. Lake also broke the story that Rice asked for the demaskings in this report. In a statement Wednesday, a spokesperson for Rice, Erin Pelton said: "I'm not going to dignify the President's ludicrous charge with a comment".

Esteri CENSUS 2016: Australia's fall in home affordability is now very noticeable
Author: 0 CENSUS 2016: Australia's fall in home affordability is now very noticeable

Like the typical Australian, the typical South Australian is married and lives with her partner and two children. "Thanks to the very high rate of engagement by Australians with the Census previous year and ABS's efforts to assure the data through its internal quality checks and the expert panel, I am assured that Australians can trust the quality of the Census data", Mr McCormack said.

Esteri Executions in China said to outpace world despite decline
Author: 0 Executions in China said to outpace world despite decline

For the first time since 2006, the US was not one of the five biggest executioners, falling to seventh behind Egypt. The number of executions has fallen every year since 2009, except 2012 when it stayed the same. Chinese legal scholars have also put estimates of executions at several thousand per year. "The size of death row was higher than expected". The most emblematic reform under this policy was to mandate from 2007 onward that all death sentences handed out by lower courts be ...

Author: 0 Pakistan's army sentences alleged Indian spy to death

Indian officials believe that Mr. Jadhav has been sentenced under the controversial amendments to the Army Act introduced two years ago, which allows civilians to be tried under terrorism charges secretly in Army courts. Pakistan will execute an Indian man arrested in the southwestern province of Balochistan past year who officials claim has confessed to being a spy for Indian intelligence, the country's powerful military said Monday.

Author: 0 Congress Goes on Break, Trump Awaits Big Progress on Agenda

It's very hard to make that case this time. And she blasted Democrat Jon Ossoff, the race's front-runner and a former congressional aide who touts his national security credentials, for not immediately commenting on the strike. Forty percent say Congress should have the final authority on such actions, while 35 percent say Trump should. But once in office, he took a more flexible view.

Esteri Sweden mourns 4 killed, 15 wounded in Stockholm truck attack
Author: 0 Sweden mourns 4 killed, 15 wounded in Stockholm truck attack

Akilov, who was captured near Stockholm's global airport, reportedly told police that he carried out the attack on the orders of Islamic State. Spotify's founder and CEO Daniel Ek released a statement (below) on the company's Facebook page talking about the loss and how the company is doing everything to aid the mourning family and friends.

Esteri Neil Gorsuch confirmed to the Supreme Court
Author: 0 Neil Gorsuch confirmed to the Supreme Court

Gorsuch, 49, has been hailed by Republicans as a worthy successor to conservative justice Antonia Scalia, who died in February 2016 as the presidential race was gaining steam. Mr Gorsuch, who previously worked in the justice department under President George W Bush, is an experienced federal judge from the District of Colorado.

Esteri Trump and Xi wrap up first meeting
Author: 0 Trump and Xi wrap up first meeting

We have no objective to change the regime in North Korea; that is not our objective. "If you violate global agreements, if you fail to live up to commitments, if you become a threat to others, at some point a response is likely to be undertaken", Tillerson told ABC's "This Week".

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Arrives April 21

While this may seem like a recipe to confuse consumers, there logical explanation for such a move is likely to be centres around DeX, Samsung's docking station for the Galaxy S8 that essentially turns the smartphone into a pseudo Chromebook like desktop experience once connected via the station to a monitor, keyboard and mouse.

Esteri LGBT Employees Protected By Federal Civil Rights Act, Appeals Court Rules
Author: 0 LGBT Employees Protected By Federal Civil Rights Act, Appeals Court Rules

It's kind of amusing (of course by amusing I mean sad) to think that the attorney seriously can't think about any possible harm that can come as a result of gay, lesbian, and bisexual people getting just a little more job protection. But the Seventh Circuit accepted Hively's request for a rehearing a year ago, with the court's full complement of active judges participating. Hively claims that had she been a man married to, dating or living with a woman, and all other circumstances were ...

Esteri Better Call Saul Returns Tonight and Expectations are Very High
Author: 0 Better Call Saul Returns Tonight and Expectations are Very High

The funniest sequence however was Jimmy facing repercussions after deceiving the air force to film an advert - with one of the leading cadets marching down to his offices. Along the way, Better Call Saul has built an independent stable of characters who can stand alongside Breaking Bad's best, including Jimmy's brother Chuck ( Michael McKean ) and romantic/business partner Kim ( Rhea Seehorn ).

Esteri First Victim of Friday Stockholm Attack Identified as 11-Year-Old Girl
Author: 0 First Victim of Friday Stockholm Attack Identified as 11-Year-Old Girl

She knows the area well and it is a normal place for her to be on a daily basis". Swedish authorities believe they've arrested the person who hijacked a beer truck and plowed it into a crowd of pedestrians. Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven on Sunday vowed to enforce the country's deportations effectively in wake of the Stockholm truck attack , after being informed of that the major attack suspect had been denied of residence application and failed to be deported.

Author: 0 As Coalition Forces Beseige Raqqa, ISIS Projects Image of Calm

The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias supported by a US -led global coalition, is fighting Islamic State at the entrance to the dam, Jihan Sheikh Ahmed, the SDF spokeswoman for the Raqqa campaign, said .

Author: 0 Princes visit trenches to mark Battle of Vimy Ridge

On Sunday, a large group of Hatters, political figures, police officers, veterans and a large group of South Alberta Light Horse soldiers and cadets gathered in Robertson Park to honour the 10,600 Canadians injured, 3,600 of which died during the battle at Vimy.

Esteri Egyptian President orders Army to ensure vital infrastructure's security
Author: 0 Egyptian President orders Army to ensure vital infrastructure's security

A powerful explosion occurred on Sunday during worship at the church in Tanta, Gharbia province north of Cairo , leaving from 50 to 70 people injured and at least 30 people killed. Copts, who make up about one tenth of Egypt's population of more than 92 million and who celebrate Easter next weekend, have been targeted by several attacks in recent months.

Esteri Google's Powerhouse DeepMind AlphaGo AI To Challenge World's Top Go Player
Author: 0 Google's Powerhouse DeepMind AlphaGo AI To Challenge World's Top Go Player

Google first brought attention to its DeepMind-based artificial intelligence AlphaGo when previous year it obliterated the then-leading Go player Lee Sedol in a highly piblicized match-up. AlphaGo has actually beaten Ke Jie three times in January, during a test in which it won 60 games against human and conceded none. It described AlphaGo at the South Korea match with Lee as still a prototype, requiring a lot of testing and training of the platform.

Esteri Tens of thousands in London protest Britain's EU departure
Author: 0 Tens of thousands in London protest Britain's EU departure

In his speech, Italy's prime minister Paolo Gentiloni admitted that the European Union reacted too late to the challenges of globalisation. We will allow for the necessary room for manoeuvre at the various levels to strengthen Europe's innovation and growth potential.

Esteri JUST IN: Senate Votes to Confirm Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court
Author: 0 JUST IN: Senate Votes to Confirm Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

Judge Gorsuch has made it clear that he will not impose his own personal beliefs on the law, but will apply the law as written. "He's going to make the American people proud", he said . Finally, it's likely Gorsuch and the other justices will have to consider some last-ditch appeals seeking delays in eight Arkansas executions set to take place within 11 days.

Esteri Philippine appellate court affirms conviction of US Marine
Author: 0 Philippine appellate court affirms conviction of US Marine

The March decision junked Pemberton's motion for reconsideration. "T$3 he conviction of Pemberton for homicide is undeniable", the decision read . In his petition for review, Pemberton said the lower court erred in its ruling, ignoring that a third person could have possibly killed Laude.

Author: 0 United States 'understands' Israeli decision to build new settlement in occupied West Bank

The United Nations, the PA, and anti-Israel NGO's wasted no time in condemning the move. Netanyahu was pressed keep his promise to build a new settlement to replace Amona - a settlement outpost built on private Palestinian land that was dismantled following an Israeli Supreme Court ruling - especially by pro-settler hard-liners who dominate his coalition and oppose Palestinian statehood on security or religious grounds.

Esteri Microsoft acquires Boulder-based cloud technology Deis
Author: 0 Microsoft acquires Boulder-based cloud technology Deis

Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquisition is clearly about the tech, but given how hard it is to find and hire the right talent for building Kubernetes-centric services (there simply aren't enough developers on the market), this move also brings a lot of new talent with deep knowledge of Kubernetes into Microsoft.

Esteri Brexit: UK to publish 'Great Repeal Bill' plan to replace European Union laws
Author: 0 Brexit: UK to publish 'Great Repeal Bill' plan to replace European Union laws

Guy Verhofstadt - the European Parliament's point person on Brexit matters and someone who will have a say on the final outcome - said on Thursday that "security is far too important to start to bargain it against an economic agreement". Tusk's draft negotiating guidelines say that other 27 countries are ready for a transitional deal after Britain's exit in 2019. Mr Tusk also said there would be " no punitive approach, Brexit is punitive enough ".

Author: 0 Egypt president declares state of emergency

Both Israel and the Islamic Hamas movement ruling neighbouring Gaza also condemned the bombings. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump spoke with Egypt's president, expressing his condolences to the families of those who lost loved ones in Sunday's "heinous terrorist attacks against Christians".