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People Eight Killed In Taliban Bombings In Kandahar
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The latest round of talks began on Saturday and is expected to continue into the next week. A Reuters report cited unidentified sources as saying that at least 19 people had been killed in the Taliban attack on a government office on Saturday night.

People Video of Baby India Sparks 1000 Adoption Requests
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Releasing the footage on Tuesday, by Thursday the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office announced they had received some 1,000 from people keen to adopt the little one. PHOTO: Sheriff Ron Freeman of the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office speaks at a press conference regarding an infant that was found in Georgia, June 7, 2019.

People 10 killed in plane crash at Addison Airport
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A small passenger plane crashed into an unoccupied hanger in Addison, Texas on Sunday morning. A plane crash in United States' Texas has killed 10 people. The fire department was just 220 yards from the crash, he added, so the response was immediate and the fire in the hangar was extinguished. Rosenbleeth said the Dallas County medical examiner's office confirmed the fatalities to the town and that authorities are still working to notify the families of the victims.

People NYC pride parade is one of largest in movement’s history
Author: 0 NYC pride parade is one of largest in movement’s history

The organizers of the queer march say the larger Pride event is too commercialized and heavily policed. Marchers participate in the Queer Liberation March in NY on June 30. Notably, Tan France , Antoni Porowski and Jonathan Van Ness brought their own magic to the Pride parade. The Queer Liberation March started Sunday morning at the bar where patrons resisted a police raid in 1969.

People Wife of Dubai Ruler Sheikh Maktoum, Flees With 31Million
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The six-times married Sheikh has been vice-President and Prime Minister since his brother's death in 2006. The escape of Princess Haya has stirred up diplomatic stress between the UAE and Germany . She was captured on a boat off the Indian coast and has since disappeared, but is believed to have been returned to the UAE . Sheika Shamsa al-Maktoum had not been seen since she attempted to flee the family's $135 million estate in Surrey in 2000, until she posted a chilling video to the ...

People Erdogan Confident Will Avoid US Sanctions over S-400s
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Turkey's plan to buy the Russian air defense system has been a cause of tension within the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military alliance, which both the United States and Turkey belong to. To discourage Ankara from entering the deal, Washington suspended a joint F-35 fighter jet program and threatened Turkey with further economic sanctions .

People Turkey vows 'heavy' retaliation to Libya attacks, defence minister says
Author: 0 Turkey vows 'heavy' retaliation to Libya attacks, defence minister says

U.A.E. officials didn't immediately respond to a request for comment, though officials in the past have publicly backed efforts to stabilize the country and hold elections. "Erdogan has harmed all Libyans, and therefore every Turk must take responsibility". On Saturday, Erdogan, speaking on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Japan, said he did not have "any information" concerning Haftar's threat against Turkish assets.

People Australian student arrested in North Korea
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The treatment of foreign citizens, most usually from the United States, by the secretive North has been a contentious issue over the years. Speaking at the summit, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said his "key focus is to ascertain precisely where Alek Sigley is and in what circumstances".

People Pete Buttigieg uses border to slam Republicans' Christian 'hypocrisy'
Author: 0 Pete Buttigieg uses border to slam Republicans' Christian 'hypocrisy'

Buttigieg ranks among the better polling candidates in a field of about two dozen Democrats, though behind poll leaders Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders. Buttigieg is only the second openly gay person to seek the Oval Office, following Republican Fred Karger, who ran in 2012 but failed to meet the threshold for appearing in televised debates.

People Die Welt: EU leaders decide against Weber for Commission presidency
Author: 0 Die Welt: EU leaders decide against Weber for Commission presidency

The decision was reached during talks on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Osaka , Japan, Die Welt said. Timmermans, who is now a senior European Commission official and was a Dutch foreign minister, is expected to be confirmed as the choice to replace Jean-Claude Juncker at a summit dinner of 28 leaders in Brussels starting at 1600 GMT.

People Prince William and wife Kate to visit Pakistan later this year
Author: 0 Prince William and wife Kate to visit Pakistan later this year

It must be noted that under the Naya Pakistan Housing Program, 135,000 housing units will be constructed across Pakistan in the first phase. "Foreigners, in particular westerners, may be directly targeted", it notes, adding how the country is in a "major natural disaster zone", and that the monsoon season runs from June to early October.

People Putin fires back at Elton John over gay rights in Russian Federation
Author: 0 Putin fires back at Elton John over gay rights in Russian Federation

Putin also said that the issue should not be used as a political tool in Ukraine where parliamentary elections are due in July. "Let a person grow up first before making a choice", Putin said in the interview, per Sky News . They claim now that children can play five or six gender roles. John, who is gay, also accused Putin of hypocrisy for saying in the same interview that he wanted LGBT people to be happy.

People Far-right, anti-fascist groups clash in Portland street brawls
Author: 0 Far-right, anti-fascist groups clash in Portland street brawls

He had been covering protests against the male chauvinist Proud Boys group, which is known for street fighting , in the OR city. Supporters of Rose City Antifa movement and the Democratic Socialists of America gathered at Lownsdale Square at around noon to protest against right-wing rallies organized across the city by Proud Boys, fraternal organization, and the "HimToo Movement" against false rape allegations.

People Kamala Harris raises $2 million in 24 hours after breakout debate
Author: 0 Kamala Harris raises $2 million in 24 hours after breakout debate

Harris herself got a almost 9 point bump, with 16.6 percent of Democrats saying they would support her after the debate, up from 7.9 percent before the events. The narrative is it is not his time and he is not up to the task, Graham said. The apparent decline in support comes after Biden was widely seen as having faltered, including engaging in a stark exchange with Sen.

People Jagan became CM only to send Naidu to jail: ABN Radhakrishna
Author: 0 Jagan became CM only to send Naidu to jail: ABN Radhakrishna

Earlier this week, Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy had ordered the demolition of Praja Vedika (people grievances' cell) in the same premises, calling it illegal, and claimed that the structure violated norms of the River Conservancy Act, 1884, since it was built on the banks of the Krishna river.

People Genoa blasts away remnants of tragic motorway bridge
Author: 0 Genoa blasts away remnants of tragic motorway bridge

The horrific collapse on 14 August past year sent dozens of vehicles plunging 30 metres to the ground below. The remains of Genoa's Morandi Bridge were blown up in a controlled explosion on Friday, almost a year after the structure collapsed in a disaster that killed 43 people .

People Trump calls Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman a
Author: 0 Trump calls Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman a "friend of mine"

China and India are among the world's top oil consumers while Russian Federation, the world's second biggest oil exporter after Saudi Arabia, supplies oil to both of those nations. But prices could stall as a slowing global economy squeezes demand and USA crude floods the market, a Reuters poll of analysts found. Since Russia and Saudi Arabia came together to manage the oil market in late 2016, global benchmark Brent crude has oscillated between $45 and $85 a barrel.

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Author: 0 "Back on track": China and USA agree to restart trade talks

Several experts, however, said the focus on Trump and the talks with China struck at the heart of the G20 format, created to craft a united global response to the Lehman Brothers crisis. The concession on Huawei came as the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks after President Trump offered other concessions including no new tariffs in order to reduce tensions with Beijing.

People IATA reiterates call for collaboration on Boeing 737 MAX certification
Author: 0 IATA reiterates call for collaboration on Boeing 737 MAX certification

This is especially pertinent after the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) identified the flaw that needed to be addressed. In order to solve the new flaw , Boeing engineers are considering reprogramming the software to fix the microprocessor issue, with an option of replacing the physical microprocessors on each 737 Max aircraft if need be.

People Indonesia court rejects bid to overturn President Widodo’s victory
Author: 0 Indonesia court rejects bid to overturn President Widodo’s victory

However, according to the results of recapitulation carried out in stages at the polling station, sub-district, district, provincial and national levels by the General Elections Commission (KPU), Joko Widodo-Ma'ruf Amin gained 85,607,362 votes, while Prabowo-Sandiaga totaled 68,650,239 votes, he said.

People Detective who fought for 9/11 compensation dies
Author: 0 Detective who fought for 9/11 compensation dies

Family spokesman Matt McCauley confirmed to The Post that Alvarez had passed in the early hours of Saturday morning due to "9/11-related cancer". "It is with peace and comfort, that the Alvarez family announce that Luis (Lou) Alvarez, our warrior, has gone home to our Good Lord in heaven today", said the Alvarez family in the statement.

People FORECAST: Hot and humid with isolated storms
Author: 0 FORECAST: Hot and humid with isolated storms

Big difference seems to be storm systems more likely to produce LOCALIZED storms vs large scale rain clusters that we've seen many times since early May. We will keep warming and adding humidity as we head through the start of July thanks to high pressure strengthening over the area. Sunday: Partly sunny, with there still being a 40 percent of showers and thunderstorms throughout the day.

People Israel allows fuel shipment to Gaza, expands fishing area
Author: 0 Israel allows fuel shipment to Gaza, expands fishing area

Israeli occupation forces launched on Saturday an arrest campaign in a village in the Israeli-occupied East Al-Quds ( Jerusalem ), a day after fierce clashes were reported over the killing of Palestinian protester. Gaza's health ministry said 19 of them were wounded by live fire. Zeyad Thabet, director of Gaza Power Company, told reporters that Israel allowed on Friday the shipment of fuel to operate Gaza power station, adding that fuel was shipped through Kerem Shalom crossing on the ...

People Senate Rejects Attempt to Curb Iran War Powers
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If President Trump ultimately does illegally attack Iran, it would still put the onus on the Senate to try to do something about it, and if they don't have the votes now, they probably still won't have the votes after it starts. Democratic Sen. Tom Udall of Contemporary Mexico, an author of the measure, says he isn't very by myself in raising command about Trump's "ping-pong diplomacy" and "plod it by myself posture".

People Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for Ottawa region
Author: 0 Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for Ottawa region

Severe thunderstorm warnings have been issued in Cottonwood, Jackson, Murray and Nobles counties in southwestern Minnesota until 8:15 a.m. If storms do form they have the possibility to become strong or severe. Just before that, Ottawa Hydro reported a weather-related power outage for 10,400 customers in Kanata, Munster, Richmond and Stittsville. Thunderstorms are expected to begin Thursday afternoon and last into the evening with wind gusts up to 90 kilometres per hour and hail up to 2 ...

People Smirking Trump jokes to Putin: don't meddle in USA election
Author: 0 Smirking Trump jokes to Putin: don't meddle in USA election

Putin followed up with an even briefer summary. Trump also failed to understand another widely used political term during Saturday's press conference when he was asked about the exchange between Senator Kamala Harris and former Vice President Joe Biden on the issue of "federally mandated busing" which unfolded during Thursday night's Democratic presidential debate.

Author: 0 Former NYPD detective and 9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez dead at 53

Alvarez chose to enter hospice care shortly afterwards. Alvarez sat next to comedian Jon Stewart as the former " Daily Show " host passionately berated lawmakers in Washington, D.C., for failing to properly help september 11 , 2001, first responders who have suffered in the 18 years since the attacks.

People Chinese military gets Hong Kong harbor dock despite tensions
Author: 0 Chinese military gets Hong Kong harbor dock despite tensions

Images of police firing rubber bullets and tear gas beneath gleaming skyscrapers this month near the heart of the financial centre grabbed global headlines and drew condemnation from worldwide rights groups and protest organizers. About 20 protesters from Hong Kong spoke at a news conference in Osaka on Friday, alongside a group of ethnic Uighurs and Tibetans protesting Chinese human rights violations.

People Trump to Kim: Let's Shake Hands at the DMZ
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In late January, ahead of the second Kim-Trump summit in Hanoi, Biegun said the US was "prepared to discuss many actions that could help build trust ... Ms Choe said North Korea had not received an official proposal for the DMZ meeting from the United States. However in recent months Mr Trump has spoken warmly about Mr Kim.

People Trump Says He Appreciates Saudi Purchase Of US Military Equipment
Author: 0 Trump Says He Appreciates Saudi Purchase Of US Military Equipment

But when reporters asked whether Trump would address the death of Khashoggi, who was killed previous year in a plot USA intelligence agencies said was directed by the Saudi royal family, Trump attempted to end the questioning. Five of those face the death penalty in the trial, which has been held secretly, with only a handful of diplomats allowed to attend. Trump also talked about his invitation to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to meet him on Sunday at the Demilitarized Zone between ...

People Judge thwarts Trump's plan to build border wall with military funds
Author: 0 Judge thwarts Trump's plan to build border wall with military funds

His decision on both cases prevents the use of the $2.5 billion in funds for border wall projects in El Paso, Texas, Tucson and Yuma, Ariz., and El Centro, Calif. The action by the Trump administration " does not square with fundamental separation of powers principles dating back to the earliest days of our Republic", the judge wrote then.

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