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Global Media Iran successfully tests space-launch vehicle
Author: 0 Iran successfully tests space-launch vehicle

The sanctions come a day after Iran successfully launched its most advanced satellite-carrying rocket into space, in what was a major advancement for the country's space programme. The U.S. National Air and Space Intelligence Center echoed that in a report issued just last month . The new blacklistings come amid President Donald Trump administration's continued deliberations about whether it will scrap a landmark 2015 accord with Iran and worldwide powers over its nuclear program.

Global Media Paul Manafort subpoenaed to testify about attempts to influence U.S. election
Author: 0 Paul Manafort subpoenaed to testify about attempts to influence U.S. election

But after issuing subpoenas for Manafort and Simpson after their attorneys suggested they didn't want to cooperate, Grassley said he was satisfied with the resulting negotiations. Simpson initially said through his lawyer that he would invoke his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination if forced to testify, but agreed, according to Feinstein and Grassley, to a transcribed interview behind closed doors.

Global Media Temple Mount Access Restricted to Muslims 50+
Author: 0 Temple Mount Access Restricted to Muslims 50+

Palestinians react as a stun grenade explodes at the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, after Israel removed all security measures it had installed and Palestinians entered the compound in Jerusalem's Old City on July 27.

Global Media Barcelona train accident injures at least 18
Author: 0 Barcelona train accident injures at least 18

The incident happened during the morning rush hour at the Francia station, in the city centre. Pictures posted on Twitter show the crumpled front of the train which appears to have gone into the buffers at the end of the line. A train crash in Barcelona has injured 48 people. Eighteen people were injured, one of them seriously, and about 30 others were examined by medics, she added.

Global Media Missing woman found after she saved her scent in a kit
Author: 0 Missing woman found after she saved her scent in a kit

Click the question mark below to see where your account ID appears on your mailing label. In a Facebook post, Citrus County Sheriff's Office said: "Do you have a SCENT PRESERVATION KIT?" The woman , who has dementia, was returned to her home within two hours of going missing.

Global Media What's legal and what's safe when it comes to your drinking water?
Author: 0 What's legal and what's safe when it comes to your drinking water?

He stated that PFOA is now not regulated on a federal level, which means public utilities do not need to notify consumers if it's found in their drinking water . With the current administration, Andrews said it was more likely that any changes to health guidelines would come at the state and local level. The chemicals added as disinfectants can react with plant and animal waste in the drinking water, forming harmful disinfectant byproducts.

Global Media Swedish ministers axed after massive data leak
Author: 0 Swedish ministers axed after massive data leak

Lofven, at the head of a Social Democrat-led coalition since 2014, did not announce snap elections as had been expected by political commentators after the scandal, instead saying he intends to stay on until his term ends in 2018. "Several ministers have neglected their responsibilities". Four right-wing opposition parties announced they plan to file a motion of no-confidence on Wednesday, but it was unclear if Hultqvist would face such a motion.

Global Media BidaskClub Lowers Southwest Airlines Company (LUV) to Hold
Author: 0 BidaskClub Lowers Southwest Airlines Company (LUV) to Hold

The firm has "Accumulate" rating given on Wednesday, July 27 by Equinet. "Overweight" signal reported by 2 and "Underweight" rating was suggested by 0. It also upped Select Sector Spdr Tr (XLY) stake by 4,380 shares and now owns 15,900 shares. Ishares Tr (AGG) was reduced too. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, June 7th were given a dividend of $0.125 per share.

Global Media Seven GOP Senators Say 'No' to Straight Obamacare Repeal
Author: 0 Seven GOP Senators Say 'No' to Straight Obamacare Repeal

What exactly it will look like is still being hammered out in Washington. "We're going to give you great health care". A number of Republican senators say that they will vote for the so-called "skinny repeal" on the health care bill , but they don't want to see it signed into law.

Global Media Turkey president urges immediate action to end Al-Aqsa crisis
Author: 0 Turkey president urges immediate action to end Al-Aqsa crisis

The prime minister's office says Israel will remove metal detectors from the entrance to a Jerusalem site that is considered holy by Muslims and Jews. Muslims have refused to enter the site and have prayed in the streets outside for more than a week after Israel installed the new security measures.

Global Media Paul Manafort Issued Subpoena To Testify Before Judiciary Committee
Author: 0 Paul Manafort Issued Subpoena To Testify Before Judiciary Committee

Tomorrow, Senate Judiciary Committee members will have an opportunity to probe Manafort on questions about the meeting, in public view. Caught in the middle, at one point, was Manafort, who faced a subpoena from the Senate judiciary committee after agreeing to talk to the Senate intelligence committee , but not immediately concurring to a judiciary interview .

Global Media What Is Miracle Treat Day? Restaurants To Raise Funds For Children's Hospitals
Author: 0 What Is Miracle Treat Day? Restaurants To Raise Funds For Children's Hospitals

In 2016, Dairy Queen stores raised more than $4 million for the charity. Jordan Morgan is the state champion for Children's Miracle Network hospitals . "It's a great organization", said owner Michael Harris. They also met children who received treatment through the Children's Miracle Network . The money helps sick children go back to being like kids.

Author: 0 House approves $1.6bn for US-Mexico border wall

But House Republican leaders praised the bill Thursday - which combined fiscal 2018 appropriations for the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Department of Energy and the legislative branch in addition to the Defense Department - as a muscular statement of Republican policy priorities that will set the stage for later talks with Democrats .

Global Media United States to vote on new sanctions bill that punishes Iran
Author: 0 United States to vote on new sanctions bill that punishes Iran

The president's son-in-law and White House adviser is meeting privately with the House Intelligence Committee , just one day after his meeting with a Senate panel also investigating Russia's role in the 2016 election. Trump objected to the bill as he insists he received no help from Moscow to win the presidential race and underscores the importance of bilateral cooperation on issues such as counterterrorism and the war in Syria.

Global Media Operating profit at Diageo up 25pc despite 'flat' Guinness sales
Author: 0 Operating profit at Diageo up 25pc despite 'flat' Guinness sales

Net and operating profits were also up, by 15% and 25% respectively. The group was boosted by healthy growth in worldwide markets and strong scotch sales. Chief executive Ivan Menezes said: "We have delivered consistent strong performance improvement across all regions and I am pleased with progress in our focus areas of U.S.

Global Media NHK: Japan defence minister to quit
Author: 0 NHK: Japan defence minister to quit

Japan's Defense Ministry also declined from confirming reports that General Toshiya Okabe, chief of staff of the Ground Self Defense Forces, has chose to resign over the cover-up scandal. But top SDF officials reportedly knew at the time that the GSDF actually had the data, reports The Japan Times. Japan withdrew its GSDF troops from the United Nations mission at the end of May this year, saying the decision was made not because of deteriorating security conditions but because the GSDF ...

Global Media ME approves of President Trump slightly more than other states
Author: 0 ME approves of President Trump slightly more than other states

A detailed analysis of the data shows the difference between the percentage who approve of Trump and percentage who voted for him in 2016 is larger than the national average nearly exclusively in states that supported Trump. Sanders and Warren are two of Trump's most vocal critics . That said, though, there is a correlation between a president's approval rating and his reelection prospects.

Global Media Zimbabwean First Lady urges Mugabe to name successor
Author: 0 Zimbabwean First Lady urges Mugabe to name successor

Robert Mugabe has ruled the South African nation since 1980. Mrs Mugabe made the statement in the presence of her husband who was in attendance at the event. She also used a biblical analogy of a son who organized a feast to crown himself because his father was close to death. With Mugabe struggling to walk and his health problems apparently growing more severe in recent months, some observers have speculated that he might call for an early election.