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Global Media USA 'successfully' tests THAAD by launching ballistic missile over Pacific
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On July 11, the USA test-fired its THAAD anti-ballistic missile system from Kodiak Island, successfully intercepting a target missile launched from an Air Force Cargo plane north of Hawaii, according to Fox News . The THAAD system's unblemished record of intercepts was also likely aimed at reassuring Asian allies nervous about surging tensions with the regime of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who has also threatened Japan and South Korea, where a THAAD battery has been deployed.

Global Media Protesters Clashing With National Guard in Western Venezuelan State of Merida
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In a sign that the president still holds a firm grip on the country, armed and hooded intelligence officers arrested Mayor Alfredo Ramos, a local politician who the Supreme Court say had facilitated protests against Maduro. The unrest highlighted the tensions over the vote called by beleaguered President Nicolas Maduro despite months of demonstrations and fierce worldwide criticism.

Global Media US Senate votes overwhelmingly in favor of new N. Korea sanctions
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The Senate's decisive vote to approve a new package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea sends the popular bill to President Donald Trump . The sanctions also included the closure of two Russian compounds, in Maryland and NY, used for intelligence purposes. Trump has denied any collusion between his campaign and Russian officials.

Global Media Suspected Islamist of Palestinian origin stabs man to death in Germany
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A 50-year-old German male was killed in the attack, police said, and a 54-year-old woman and four men (ages 64, 57, 56 and 19 years old), suffered stabbing injuries. Eyewitnesses at the supermarket reported that he shouted "Allahu akhbar" (God is Great, in Arabic) during the attack. Hamburg Interior Minister Andy Grote told a news conference that Friday's 26-year-old attacker was registered in intelligence systems as an Islamist but not a violent one as there was no evidence to link him to ...

Global Media Election Commission Seeks Report From Gujarat Govt Over Alleged Horse-Trading Of MLAs
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Three of them joined the BJP yesterday. The MLAs wish to visit some tourist destinations and religious places, he said, adding "they want to seek the Almighty's blessing to save Gujarat and democracy". We are living like a family. "There is no need for us to stay here (in Bengaluru) for even a minute if they say they won't threaten us", he said. After interacting with the locals in Kankrej taluka and other affected regions, Rupani chose to stay in Banaskantha and Patan for the next five days ...

Global Media Parkersburg's second Night Out event slated for Tuesday
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Hildebrant noted that seniors are hosting what he calls "national noon outs", they're having their parties after lunch rather than when most of the other parties occur, on average from 6:30 p.m.to 7:30 or 8 p.m. The entire community and neighboring communities are welcome. Swimming will not be available due to the condition of the pool. The first National Night Out involved 2.5 million neighbors across 400 communities in 23 states.

Global Media Gen. Jack Keane: John Kelly is 'Superstar of Cabinet'
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In the immediate fallout of Priebus' exit, it looked like the former RNC chairman would be going on Hannity first in his initial post-White House interview. Trump praised the former Marine general as a "great American" and a "great leader". Priebus will be replaced by John Kelly , who now serves as the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security.

Global Media US Senate Approves Russia Sanctions, Sends Bill to Trump
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The U.S. Senate approved a new package of stiff financial sanctions Friday against Russia, Iran and North Korea and sent it to President Donald Trump to sign. Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov told U.S. secretary of state Rex Tillerson by telephone that Russia was ready to normalise relations with the United States and to cooperate on major global issues.

Global Media Philippine mayor, 6 others killed in raid linked to drugs
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MANILA, Philippines - Ozamiz City Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog and 6 others were killed in a police raid early Sunday, July 30. Following the raid, police arrested Parojinog's daughter, the city's vice-mayor, and said she would face charges. The authorities had a search warrant for the mayor, Vice Mayor Nova Parojinog, and several other family members. His daughter meanwhile, was reportedly in a relationship with high-profile Bilibid inmate Herbert Colangco.

Global Media Nitish inducts 14 ministers from JD(U), 13 from NDA
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Tejashwi Yadav added about the floor test: "We wanted a secret vote and had requested the chair of the assembly for the same". Nitish Kumar and Sushil Kumar Modi wave at a gathering after they were sworn-in as Bihar chief minister and Deputy Chief Minister respectively.

Global Media Roma Pick Up Pace Of Negotiations For Arsenal Wing Target Riyad Mahrez
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A second bid from Roma is understood to be around €35million, about £32m, which is expected to be rejected by Leicester , who value Mahrez at closer to £50m. Roma are 5/4 to sign Mahrez , but the likes of Tottenham Hotspur have been linked with the Algerian global too. Afterwards, Appleton admitted he was impressed with the Nigeria international's display and hopes he can continue that sort of form in the rest of pre-season and also when the real action begins next month.

Global Media Nightclub shooting - one dead and three seriously injured as gunman opens fire
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Armed cops swooped on the scene and shot the gunman - fatally wounding him. One person was killed while others were injured, including the suspected shooter, after a gunfight with police. Terrified nightclubbers had either fled the building or found a place to hide, said police. The attacker has not yet been identified by German police, who say they are also investigating the motive.

Global Media Trump pushes simple majority vote after health care bill fails
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It also deprived Trump - who promised to repeal and replace Obamacare on "day one" of his presidency - of his first significant legislative victory more than six months after he was sworn in. As I said from the beginning, let ObamaCare implode, then deal. Other New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand had a string of tweets she sent out - one saying the vote was a sigh of relief but not the end of the fight.

Global Media Kashmir encounter: Two Hizbul militants killed in Pulwama
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However, local sources identified the killed militants as Shakir Ahmad, a resident of Gulzarpora Pulwama and Shabir Ahmad, a resident of Mehend Bijbehara area of Anantnag. The official said a gunfire broke out between the militants and security forces early Sunday. Meanwhile, internet service has been suspended in Pulwama to prevent spread of rumours on social media.

Global Media What the Senate health bill involved
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Trump said that three republicans and all of the Democrats had let the American people down. Of course, all shoppers will be hurt if insurers leave markets, noted Urban Institute health economist Linda Blumberg. Some Republicans, left to grapple with the fallout of the repeal failure, opted instead for collective self-flagellation. It delivered by combining two approaches: subsidized private insurance, and a Medicaid expansion for low-income people that 31 states have accepted.

Global Media Corey Lewandowski: Trump Has 'Legal Authority' to Fire Robert Mueller
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Embassy in San Salvador during a mission to increase worldwide cooperation against the MS-13 gang. "I have come to offer a word of humble advice to the President ". "This is not just a diversion, this is unnerving ", he said of Trump slandering his own attorney general. In recent weeks, the president has lobbed a volley of tweets expressing his deep disappointment with Sessions, saying that if he'd known the former senator would recuse himself from the investigation, he wouldn't have ...