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Author: 0 Times' decision to publish anonymous column carries risks

Woodward also reported that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis at one point outright disregarded Trump's decision to assassinate Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and said after talking to Trump, "We're not going to do any of that". "The press should be fair, unbiased and responsible". Believe it or not, Trump is even on that list: Bovada believes there is a 25-1 chance that President Donald Trump himself wrote the column .

People Fate of Syria's Idlib in balance at Tehran summit
Author: 0 Fate of Syria's Idlib in balance at Tehran summit

Syrian government warplanes struck the last rebel-held province of the country Tuesday. Jeffrey repeated a sharp warning to Russian Federation, saying any offensive in the northwestern province of Idlib is "objectionable" and would be seen as a "reckless escalation".

People 4 dead in Cincinnati bank shooting
Author: 0 4 dead in Cincinnati bank shooting

Isaac said the shooting took place in the building's loading dock and then the lobby. It was unclear if the gunman shot himself or was shot by officers. The building serves as the corporate headquarters of Fifth Third Bank. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims, their families and all involved", a statement from the hospital said.

People Cebu 'narco-mayor' shot dead
Author: 0 Cebu 'narco-mayor' shot dead

The mayor of a town on the popular holiday destination of Cebu was killed Wednesday, two months after two other town mayors were shot in other parts of the Philippines . Just seventh months ago, Blanco's nephew and Vice Mayor Jonnah John Ungab was killed by unknown attackers outside Cebu City's courthouse, some 50 miles to the northeast of Ronda.

People Brazilian presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro stabbed
Author: 0 Brazilian presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro stabbed

A hospital spokeswoman in the city of Juiz de Fora in Minas Gerais state, where the attack took place, confirmed to Reuters that Bolsonaro had been undergoing surgery but provided no details on his state nor his wounds. Latest polls put Mr Bolsonaro in a clear lead with 22% compared with 12% each for environmentalist Marina Silva and center-left runner Ciro Gomes. Yet rising violent crime, anger over repeated corruption scandals and an efficient social media operation have helped him build ...

People 'Lots of evidence' Syria preparing chemical weapons in Idlib, says USA envoy
Author: 0 'Lots of evidence' Syria preparing chemical weapons in Idlib, says USA envoy

The fate of the insurgent stronghold in and around Idlib province rests on a meeting to be held in Tehran on Friday between the leaders of Assad's supporters Russian Federation and Iran, and the rebels' ally, Turkey. "We're no longer pulling out by the end of the year, we're going to stay in until we have an enduring defeat of (the Islamic State group)", Jeffrey said.

People British prosecutors to charge two Russians in United Kingdom nerve agent attack
Author: 0 British prosecutors to charge two Russians in United Kingdom nerve agent attack

Britain will present its Russian Federation findings at a UN Security Council meeting Thursday, and May hopes the European Union will follow DC's lead and add new sanctions against Russian Federation. "We have full confidence in the British assessment that the two suspects were officers from the Russian military intelligence service, also known as the GRU, and that this operation was nearly certainly approved at a senior government level", the four countries' leaders said in a joint ...

People Pressley's upset another win for fresh Democratic voices
Author: 0 Pressley's upset another win for fresh Democratic voices

Michael Capuano in the Democratic primary for the 7th Congressional district in MA. Since no Republican candidate qualified for the ballot, Pressley will run unopposed in the November general election for the Commonwealth's most diverse district, positioning her to become first the black woman to serve MA in Congress.

People The Funeral for John McCain Was a Politically Charged Farewell
Author: 0 The Funeral for John McCain Was a Politically Charged Farewell

A horse-drawn caisson carrying the senator's casket led a procession of mourners from the academy's chapel to its cemetery following a private service. Many held their hands over their hearts and waved American flags and applauded loudly; some shouted "God bless you". May his soul and the souls of all the departed Rest in Peace and rise in glory.

People Dallas Police Detain 'Ranting' Man Who Crashed Truck Into Fox Station
Author: 0 Dallas Police Detain 'Ranting' Man Who Crashed Truck Into Fox Station

The Associated Press reported that the "ranting" man was not able to get inside the building, and instead paced around outside while he scattered papers . Pictures show Fry in handcuffs, surrounded by paper, with the truck sticking out of a huge broken window. Police called in the bomb squad to inspect the items, which later gave the all clear.

People Pence, Pompeo deny penning anonymous opinion piece
Author: 0 Pence, Pompeo deny penning anonymous opinion piece

The paper's opinion section said it was taking the rare step of publishing an anonymous article because disclosing the author's identity would jeopardize the person's job. Pence's Deputy Chief of Staff Jarrod Agen plainly tweeted that unlike the author in Wednesday's article, the vice president "puts his name on his op-eds".

People China protests after British warship sails close to disputed Paracels
Author: 0 China protests after British warship sails close to disputed Paracels

The Albion was on its way to Ho Chi Minh City, where it docked on Monday following a deployment in and around Japan. Since 2015, the US Navy has been conducting freedom of navigation operations (FONOPs) in the area to ensure access to key shipping and air routes - and has urged key worldwide allies to do the same.

Author: 0 Abandoned trucks litter California highway as wildfire rages

A nearby fire in the Redding area burned some 1,100 homes and killed eight people last month. LAKEHEAD, Calif . - Firefighters and Shasta-Trinity National Forest officials are responding to a fire burning off of I-5, near Lakehead. The city of Dunsmuir, with about 1,500 people, was about 15 miles (24 kilometres) from the fire. The Shasta County Sheriff's Office conducted evacuations on both sides of I-5 north of Lakehead to the Shasta/Siskiyou county line.

People Trump slams 'gutless' New York Times 'resistance' op-ed
Author: 0 Trump slams 'gutless' New York Times 'resistance' op-ed

In response to its publication, Trump called the person responsible " gutless " and White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee-Sanders in a statement called on the author to quit immediately. "Does the so-called "Senior Administration Official" really exist, or is it just the Failing New York Times with another phony source?" "So if the failing New York Times has an anonymous editorial, can you believe it, anonymous, meaning gutless , a gutless editorial".

People Alex Jones crashes Marco Rubio interview and things get tense QUICK
Author: 0 Alex Jones crashes Marco Rubio interview and things get tense QUICK

Jones says the "real election meddling" is the silencing of conservatives on social media, "just like Communist China". There is no reliable evidence to support Jones' charge. "I'll take care of it myself". Jones said as Rubio was trying to answer a question from another reporter. "You guys can talk to this clown", Rubio said to reporters as he turned and walked away.

People Domestic flights at Kansai airport to resume Friday after typhoon damage
Author: 0 Domestic flights at Kansai airport to resume Friday after typhoon damage

More than 5,000 people spent the night in the airport before some were transferred by high-speed boat on Wednesday to Kobe's airport . The powerful typhoon slammed into western Japan on Tuesday, inundating the region's main global airport and blowing a tanker into a bridge, disrupting land and air travel and leaving thousands stranded.

People Scantily-Clad Pole Dancers 'Welcome' Kindergarten Students In China
Author: 0 Scantily-Clad Pole Dancers 'Welcome' Kindergarten Students In China

Others tried to mimic the sultry moves, with several small boys gyrating their hips and dancing around each other. Parents were outraged when a pole dancer took centre stage, performing a racy routine for the crowd. "I may as well be dead". "The goal was to get the kids to learn more about one variety of dance ", Lai Rong, the principal, told one Chinese news outlet.

People Vice President Pence Denies Writing Anonymous New York Times Op-Ed
Author: 0 Vice President Pence Denies Writing Anonymous New York Times Op-Ed

Vice President Pence's office denied Thursday that he was behind an anonymous op-ed in The New York Times that described efforts among staffers in the Trump administration to push back against the president's instincts. "Given the instability many witnessed, there were early whispers within the Cabinet of invoking the 25th Amendment, which would start a complex process for removing the president".

People Jordan Belliveau: Mother arrested for missing son's murder
Author: 0 Jordan Belliveau: Mother arrested for missing son's murder

Dozens of volunteers, law enforcement officials, and Jordan's relatives searched for him starting Sunday morning - working off a story that Stinson told Largo police. The Warrens blamed the foster system for the child's fate. Detectives arrested Stinson on Tuesday on first-degree murder and aggravated child abuse charges.

People 'There's no money left': Homeless veteran's GoFundMe account empty
Author: 0 'There's no money left': Homeless veteran's GoFundMe account empty

The motion asks Dow to hold the couple in contempt of court and issue sanctions requiring them to remain in New Jersey, surrender their passports, post a bond, and restrain from spending any money in their bank accounts. There is a hearing in the case scheduled Wednesday morning, Promislo said. "When there is a dispute, we work with all parties involved to ensure funds go to the right place", GoFundMe's statement read.

People India and United States hold inaugural edition of 2+2 talks
Author: 0 India and United States hold inaugural edition of 2+2 talks

Actually, the U.S. has responded to India's request by cancelling some security-related aid to Pakistan and adding three Pakistanis with Lashkar-e-Taiba ties to its terror watch list. Last month, Randall Schriver, a senior Pentagon official, cautioned that such a waiver for India should not be taken for granted. James Mattis had earlier asserted that India and the U.S.

People Koreas' Kim and Moon to meet again as Trump nuclear agenda sidelined
Author: 0 Koreas' Kim and Moon to meet again as Trump nuclear agenda sidelined

Only hours earlier, a South Korean delegation returned from talks with Mr. Kim where they set up a summit for September 18-20 in Pyongyang between Mr. Pyongyang has said the United States needs to reciprocate North Korea's goodwill gestures, which also include the return of USA war remains, by stating an official end to the 1950-53 Korean War.

People Washington elite mourn McCain while Trump tweets from afar
Author: 0 Washington elite mourn McCain while Trump tweets from afar

Meghan McCain's politicization of the eulogy for her deceased father shocked many people who were watching the funeral services on Saturday on live television - or watching it on livestreams on the internet. As CBS News points out , Obama mentioned 20th-century president Teddy Roosevelt's "man in the arena" speech to discuss McCain's constant struggle to be the best version of himself.

People India's top court to rule on decriminalizing gay sex
Author: 0 India's top court to rule on decriminalizing gay sex

ASG Tushar Mehta submitted the Centre's affidavit before the Supreme Court five judge bench, clarifying its stand to not contest the petitions, leaving the decision to the wisdom of the court. In July, the apex court heard the arguments on a batch of petitions demanding that this law be scrapped. Similarly, with the Supreme Court ratifying the Right To Privacy, consensual private intercourse could be argued to be a private matter of an individual.

People 10 shot at apartment complex in San Bernardino, California, reports say
Author: 0 10 shot at apartment complex in San Bernardino, California, reports say

San Bernardino police spokeswoman Sadie Albers said officers arrived at a chaotic scene Sunday night and initially thought 10 people had been wounded. Investigators said they believe some of the people at the game may have returned fire. Marie added that helicopters could be heard scanning the area as law enforcement officials continue to search for suspects.

People Powerful Earthquake Hits Japan, Leaving Millions of Households Without Power
Author: 0 Powerful Earthquake Hits Japan, Leaving Millions of Households Without Power

The Tomari nuclear power station, shut since shortly after a massive 2011 natural disaster, reported no irregularities and its fuel rods were cooling safely in a pool, operator Hokkaido Electric Power Co told NHK. Shinkansen bullet trains were halted in some areas of Hokkaido, NHK said. There are reports that people are trapped in collapsed buildings and the town of Atsuma has been badly hit by landslides.

People UK's Labour Party adopts full IHRA definition of anti-Semitism
Author: 0 UK's Labour Party adopts full IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

However, the Jewish community has been anything but fully satisfied due to party leader Jeremy Corbyn's long anti-Semitic history . The Labour Party's ruling body was expected on Tuesday to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance's ( IHRA) definition of anti-Semitism , but could also include a clarification that the discussion of Israeli policies is protected by the right to free speech.

People White House: Iran, Russia Gear Up for Mass Strike in Syria
Author: 0 White House: Iran, Russia Gear Up for Mass Strike in Syria

The United States and Turkey both believe that a diplomatic solution should be established for the crisis in Syria's Idlib to prevent a humanitarian catastrophe, the U.S. An estimated three million people live in the area. Tuesday's bombardment hit several areas held by the jihadist-led Hayat Tahrir al-Sham alliance, among them the town of Jisr al-Shughur, but also areas held by rival Turkish-backed rebels, according to Agence France-Presse.

People Insider attack kills United States soldier in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Insider attack kills United States soldier in Afghanistan

Insider attacks by Afghan military and security personnel against American and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops have become rare in recent years following better security procedures and vetting of Afghan security forces. At the handover ceremony, Miller echoed Nicholson with hopes for peace. "These groups thrive in ungoverned spaces, they raise money, they recruit, they plan, they inspire attacks".