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People Saudi Crown Prince, Algerian PM Hold Talks in Algiers
Author: 0 Saudi Crown Prince, Algerian PM Hold Talks in Algiers

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, held talks in Algiers on Monday with Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia. In a statement obtained by AFP , 17 prominent journalists and intellectuals sharply criticised the Saudi leader. It said MbS was "responsible for the death of a large number of children and civilians in Yemen " as well as that of Khashoggi.

People US Defence Secretary flays Russian Federation over Ukraine confrontation
Author: 0 US Defence Secretary flays Russian Federation over Ukraine confrontation

A special counsel investigation into Russia's role in that election and whether Trump's campaign conspired with Moscow has cast a cloud over his presidency. "He is not recognizing that what he is doing is actually creating the animosity against his people, he's not acting in the best interest of the Russian people", the secretary said during Q&A following his keynote speech.

People Trump asks Pakistan PM for help with Afghan peace talks: minister
Author: 0 Trump asks Pakistan PM for help with Afghan peace talks: minister

He has emphasized that Pakistan and United States of America should explore opportunities to work together and renew partnership, according to the foreign office. Trump wants to end a 17-year-old war between Afghan security forces and the Afghan Taliban militants, who are fighting to drive out global forces and establish their version of strict Islamic law.

People One child dead, 40
Author: 0 One child dead, 40

The crash occurred about 2:40 a.m. and Arkansas State Police said some of the injured were found trapped inside the bus. The injured, who are reportedly mostly children, were transported to hospitals in Benton and in Little Rock, about 25 miles northeast of Benton.

People Global Citizen Festival: Beyoncè and her jaw-dropping outfits
Author: 0 Global Citizen Festival: Beyoncè and her jaw-dropping outfits

Singer Bob Geldof, who organised the Live Aid concerts for Africa, was also there. However, the main event at FNB Stadium, in Johannesburg, was Beyoncè Knowles-Carter, the wife of Hip-Hop extraordinaire, Jay-Z. The stadium was filled by thousands attending the concert. "A rigger working on behalf of a production partner for the Global Citizen Festival‚ suffered fatal injuries arising from a fall at the site‚" Global Citizen spokesperson Andrew Kirk said in a statement.

People President George H.W. Bush Has Passed Away
Author: 0 President George H.W. Bush Has Passed Away

Not only was he the 41st President of the United States, he served as Vice President under Ronald Reagan for two terms, from 1981 to 1989, and his eldest son George Jnr also attained the White House as the 43rd President. During his service, he flew a total of 58 missions as a combat pilot, including one that almost cost him his life. In 1944 Bush was the only survivor among his crew when their plane was shot down over the Pacific during a bombing raid.

People Trump Wants 'Full And Complete Sentence' For Michael Cohen
Author: 0 Trump Wants 'Full And Complete Sentence' For Michael Cohen

Cohen also admitted to lying about the then-presidential candidate's plan to erect a Trump-branded tower in Moscow, an act which had until recently concealed conversations with President Vladimir Putin's press secretary Dmitry Peskov about the project and the extent to which the property plans were discussed within the Trump Organization.

People ISIS leader involved in murder of United States aid worker Peter Kassig killed
Author: 0 ISIS leader involved in murder of United States aid worker Peter Kassig killed

Daesh* leader Abu al-Umarayn, who was involved in the abduction and subsequent beheading of a former USA servicemen, has been killed in a precision drone strike in the Badiyah Desert in Syria , according to a coalition spokesman. Kassig, 26, was taken as hostage in October 2013 while on a humanitarian trip to Syria with Special Emergency Response and Assistance, an organization he founded in 2012.

People Korea to take denuclearization steps
Author: 0 Korea to take denuclearization steps

South Korean soldiers close gate near the rails leading to North Korea , inside demilitarized zone . The team will spend the next 18 days on the train inspecting the North's track and railway infrastructure. However, before and during the Singapore summit, Trump referred to the North Korean leader as " dear Chairman Kim ". People have been working on that one for 80 years, right?' he said.

People George HW Bush Remembered Locally
Author: 0 George HW Bush Remembered Locally

Bush will be laid to rest following the funeral at the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library at Texas A&M University in College Station. Bush died Friday at age 94, at his home in Houston - 'a very gentle and peaceful passing, ' his lifelong friend and advisor James Baker said Sunday on ABC's 'This Week'.

People Gay priests must be 'impeccably responsible' says Pope
Author: 0 Gay priests must be 'impeccably responsible' says Pope

In excerpts from an interview to be published soon in a book, he was also quoted as saying "in our societies it even seems homosexuality is fashionable". Add Pope Francis as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Pope Francis news, video, and analysis from ABC News. "The ministry or the consecrated life is not his place".

People Michelle Obama memoir sales top 2 million copies
Author: 0 Michelle Obama memoir sales top 2 million copies

By the end of the sixth printing, there will be 3.4 million copies in print in the United States and Canada, said the CNN report. Being published in 31 languages, the memoir is also a bestseller in Australia, Britain, France, Germany, Israel, Korea, Finland, South Africa and Taiwan, among other countries.

Author: 0 George H.W. Bush’s service dog, Sully, is honored: 'Mission complete'

Sully is named after the airline pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, who landed a passenger jet on the Hudson River in 2009, saving all 155 passengers and crew on board. The 41st President of the United States was born in MA, and led a life of service. The president had a form of Parkinson's disease, and Sully could open doors, pick up items and summon help.

People Spain reels as far-Right Vox party storms into Andalucian parliament
Author: 0 Spain reels as far-Right Vox party storms into Andalucian parliament

The preliminary official results showed the Socialists, who have ruled the southern region since Spain's return to democracy, getting most votes, but falling well short of a majority with only 33 of the regional parliament's 109 seats. Its overall support for Spain's membership of the European Union, it says, differentiates it from many populist and far-right movements across Europe .

People Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas Share Sangeet Wedding Dances
Author: 0 Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas Share Sangeet Wedding Dances

A series of candid snaps from the duo's lavish Mehndi ceremony- a Hindu wedding ritual that typically happens one or two days before the wedding- was shared by Chopra and Jonas via Instagram . Fireworks lit up the sky as the celebrity couple exchanged vows on Saturday at the opulent Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, in the western desert state of Rajasthan.

People Cops seek suitor who dropped engagement ring down NYC grating
Author: 0 Cops seek suitor who dropped engagement ring down NYC grating

They called emergency services, who eventually found it - but only after the couple had left without giving their names or contact information. "We are so happy, we can't believe it", they told the BBC on Sunday evening. Drennan then called NY police on Sunday. Both John and Daniella took to Twitter to express their delight and thank the NYPD officers involved. Just before midnight on Friday in Times Square , a man proposed to the woman he hoped would become his wife.

People May threatened with vote to bring down government over Brexit
Author: 0 May threatened with vote to bring down government over Brexit

In his article, Mr Gyimah said that if MPs were to support the agreement it would "set ourselves up for failure" by surrendering "our voice, our vote and our veto". The country would be locked into a customs union until a trade deal is struck with the bloc, which could take years. Last week, Mrs May told the Commons: "The legal text is clear that [the backstop] should be temporary, and that the Article 50 (withdrawal process) legal base can not provide for a permanent relationship".

People Citing Russia threat, Ukraine boosts security at ports, power plants
Author: 0 Citing Russia threat, Ukraine boosts security at ports, power plants

The relationship between Russia and Ukraine has worsened significantly ever since a pro-Western social movement ousted a pro-Russian president nearly five years ago. Ukraine said its soldiers were injured after a Russian border guard vessel allegedly rammed into one of its tugboats in the Kerch Strait, a narrow body of water that gives access to the Sea of Azov and is used by both nations.

People Xi, Putin, Modi agree to increase trilateral cooperation
Author: 0 Xi, Putin, Modi agree to increase trilateral cooperation

India will host the G20 Summit In 2022, when the country celebrates its 75th year of Independence, Modi said during the ongoing meet of the global grouping here. The two presidents also exchanged views on some major worldwide and regional affairs in today's world. "The Prime Minister offered some ideas on how we should take forward on the concept of Indo-Pacific and how the three countries can work together to promote this concept", Gokhale said.

People Comey to Testify In Secret, Withdraws Bid to Quash Congressional Subpoena
Author: 0 Comey to Testify In Secret, Withdraws Bid to Quash Congressional Subpoena

According to text of the agreement between Comey and the Judiciary Committee posted online by BuzzFeed News' Zoe Tillman, a transcript will be made available within 24 hours, "or as soon as is reasonably practical". In a legal brief and then in an oral argument before U.S. District Judge Trevor N. McFadden in Washington, Kelley said he anxious that if Comey's hearing were closed, Republicans would selectively leak parts of his deposition.

People Justin Trudeau avoids confrontation with Saudi crown prince, Putin at G20 summit
Author: 0 Justin Trudeau avoids confrontation with Saudi crown prince, Putin at G20 summit

And the looks were backed up with actions as Mrs May demanded bin Salaman - increasingly referred to as MSB - take action over the death of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi during a heated meeting at the G20 summit. On Saturday, Trudeau also sat down separately with French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May. USA intelligence agencies have concluded that the crown prince must have at least known about the plot to kill Khashoggi.

People Ex-Lawyer Michael Cohen Says He Told Trump About Kremlin Contact
Author: 0 Ex-Lawyer Michael Cohen Says He Told Trump About Kremlin Contact

Cohen's lawyers said he could have "fought the government and continued to hold to the party line, positioning himself perhaps for a pardon." the Wall Street Journal reported . Cohen additionally provided the NYAG's office "documents concerning a separate open inquiry", the memo said, without going into more detail. Threaded throughout the document were testimonials from people closest to Cohen - drawn from some three dozen letters that were also submitted - depicting an image of generosity ...

People Iran says missile program defensive after U.S. test allegation
Author: 0 Iran says missile program defensive after U.S. test allegation

In September 2017, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Iran's missile program is defensive. The Trump administration on Saturday accused Iran of test-firing a medium-range ballistic missile, with the capability to strike parts of Europe and the Middle East - a move the US says is in violation of a U.N.

People 63 arrested in clashes with police in Paris
Author: 0 63 arrested in clashes with police in Paris

Dark plumes of smoke in several parts of Paris , however, were testament to the escalation in violence, to the consternation of numerous "yellow vests", so-called for the high-visibility jackets they wear. On Saturday, some targeted the Arc de Triomphe, chanting "Macron Resign" and scrawling on the facade of the towering 19th-century arch: "The yellow vests will triumph".

People 'Good signs' on US-China trade, Trump says ahead of Xi talks
Author: 0 'Good signs' on US-China trade, Trump says ahead of Xi talks

Relations between the world's top two economies have soured sharply this year as US President Donald Trump slapped roughly half of Chinese imports with higher taxes. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said he would be surprised if the dinner was not a success, but it would depend entirely on the two presidents.

People Rosenstein 'Should Have Never Picked a Special Counsel'
Author: 0 Rosenstein 'Should Have Never Picked a Special Counsel'

Many in the media and on Twitter called Trump out over the image . Earlier Wednesday (local time), Trump railed against the Mueller probe and retweeted several tweets in the morning from the Trump Train , a fan account. Rosenstein is also there, despite having been handpicked by Trump in 2017. Matt Whitaker was appointed as acting Attorney General, after Trump forced Jeff Sessions out of the job.

People House Democratic leader threatens to tie Mueller protections to spending bill
Author: 0 House Democratic leader threatens to tie Mueller protections to spending bill

Trump also told the news outlet, in the interview conducted on Tuesday, that the $5 billion request would pay for physical barrier alone, and that additional funding would be needed for other border security measures. Pelosi previously held the position from 2007 to 2011. In his statement, Costa praised some of Pelosi's moves to elevate new leaders in the Democratic caucus and reach an understanding with the Problem Solvers Caucus, of which Costa is a member.

Author: 0 Central Paris trashed by angry French protesters

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said in a statement that around 5,500 protesters marched onto streets in Paris . French television showed police leading a shaken woman away from the protesters, and loud bangs rang out near the Champs Elysees where the violence was centered.

People Israeli police recommend Benjamin Netanyahu face bribery prosecution
Author: 0 Israeli police recommend Benjamin Netanyahu face bribery prosecution

Other former employees have accused her of mistreatment, charges the Netanyahus have vehemently denied, and of excessive spending and charging the state for her private, expensive tastes. Police also said that during the investigation, carried out by the force's Lahav 433 National Unit for Combating Economic Crime together with the enforcement branch of the Tax Authority, assets and funds estimated at a value of NIS 118 million were seized from suspects in the case.

People Rain to snow for the weekend! Saturday Morning Update
Author: 0 Rain to snow for the weekend! Saturday Morning Update

One inch of rain will be possible with potentially higher totals within the thunderstorms. Snow levels will fall to around 2,000'-2,500' Friday night, possible less in heavier rain and snow. By Sunday morning colder air will filter through all levels of the atmosphere, with just snow expected. West Michigan will see cloudy skies with rain moving in from south to north.

People French protesters clash with police in Paris; 63 arrested
Author: 0 French protesters clash with police in Paris; 63 arrested

As protesters spread out from the Arc de Triomphe in Paris , daylong clashes between police and "yellow vest" demonstrators left dozens of cars burned out and store-fronts vandalized. Banks, wine shops and cafes on surrounding streets were also racing to cover up windows on Saturday, as the acrid odour of tear gas and burning trash containers filled the air.

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