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Author: 0 Trump to swear in new chief of staff today

General Sir Simon Mayall is a former British military commander who has served with the President's current national security adviser General HR McMaster. The sources said Comey and Kelly are not close friends but that they had a professional relationship and a deep mutual respect for each other. Graham said Trump has an obligation to "be the president of all of us" and "stop the chaos".

Global Media 1 dead in building explosion, collapse at Minnehaha Academy
Author: 0 1 dead in building explosion, collapse at Minnehaha Academy

Two people were unaccounted for and nine were hospitalized Wednesday after a petroleum gas blast shook Minnehaha Academy and crumbled some portion of a building, authorities in Minneapolis said. She said those students are OK because the gym was not close to the site of the explosion. "I was sitting there watching TV when I heard a big explosion".

Global Media Mourne Mountains: Group Of Army Cadets Get Into Difficulties
Author: 0 Mourne Mountains: Group Of Army Cadets Get Into Difficulties

The Irish Coastguard Rescue 116 helicopter, Mourne Mountain Rescue Team, PSNI and NI Ambulance Service are also on scene. It is understood the group of young people are from England. Emergency services were called after a group of 73 people - 10 adults and 63 children - were hit by treacherous weather conditions. Colin McGrath, a Social Democratic and Labour party MLA, tweeted: 'Major emergency incident in the Mournes with helicopter, coastguard, medical and ambulance responding.

Global Media IS claims attack on Iraq embassy in Kabul
Author: 0 IS claims attack on Iraq embassy in Kabul

He said at least two local workers of the embassy were killed and two others belonging to the national police and police special forces were wounded in the attack. I.S. has been expanding its footprint in eastern Afghanistan and has recently claimed responsibility for several devastating attacks in Kabul. Afghan police say a auto bombing has targeted the Iraqi Embassy in central Kabul, followed by gunfire, and that the attack is still underway.

Global Media Florida police capture last escaped inmate from Alabama peanut butter caper
Author: 0 Florida police capture last escaped inmate from Alabama peanut butter caper

Snyder said Kilpatrick told him he ran for two hours straight once he was up and over the jail's 15- foot razor-wire topped fence. The Martin County Sheriff's office announced the capture on their Facebook page. "Fortunately for us, there was actually a vehicle there with Alabama tags, so everything pointed to that house", Snyder said. "We've never had an escape from the Martin County jail and, I can tell you this, he's not getting peanut butter", Snyder said.

Global Media Northwest Heat Wave Sizzles
Author: 0 Northwest Heat Wave Sizzles

Forecasters in Portland said high temperatures on Thursday would likely top the city's all-time record of 107 degrees. Mass said in Seattle the heat wave would be "major" but that in Portland it would be "historic". It has at no other time hit 100 in August. Seattle-based meteorologist Cliff Mass called these forecasts "crazy warm" on his blog . Dozens of records could be broken over the next two days.

Global Media Trump Administration Planning Trade Action Against China
Author: 0 Trump Administration Planning Trade Action Against China

Both China's Foreign Ministry and Commerce Ministry did not respond immediately to requests for comment. The Trump administration in the United States is increasingly concerned about the supposed "unfair" trade practices of China, a rising global economic powerhouse, and could soon initiate an investigation into their trade practices in order to determine a response.

Global Media 'They went through HELL' Trump says Scotland leaving Britain would be 'terrible'
Author: 0 'They went through HELL' Trump says Scotland leaving Britain would be 'terrible'

The Wall Street Journal has not published a full transcript of the interview, which was largely conducted by the paper's editor-in-chief, Gerard Baker. "I made it perfectly clear, and indeed this is something on which all members of the government are agreed, that we are not going to dilute our high animal welfare standards or our high environmental standards in pursuit of any trade deal", the Defra secretary said.

Author: 0 Prime minister can change, policies will not: PM Abbasi

A new cabinet was due to be sworn in, with media reporting that Abbasi would retain most of the former prime minister's loyalists. ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) failed yet to finalize its plan after Nawaz Sharif's disqualification from premiership.

Global Media Our forces still intact at Doklam, India hits back at China
Author: 0 Our forces still intact at Doklam, India hits back at China

Almost 50 days into the border stand-off at Doklam, China claimed on Wednesday that the number of Indian soldiers at the site, east of Sikkim, has come down from over 400 to over 40. It also dismissed India's contention that the road building at the tri-junction of India, China and Bhutan had serious security implications for New Delhi .

Author: 0 Trump Hits New Low In National Q Poll

A majority of Republicans (54 percent in March, 55 percent in July) say they are "not at all concerned" about the prospect that people associated with Trump's campaign have had contact with suspected Kremlin operatives. "The daily drip drip of missteps and firings and discord are generating a tidal wave of bad polling numbers". Sixty-nine percent of those surveyed want the President to stop tweeting from his personal account.

Global Media Sharad Yadav breaks silence on Nitish, says joining hands with BJP 'unfortunate'
Author: 0 Sharad Yadav breaks silence on Nitish, says joining hands with BJP 'unfortunate'

The RJD leader said he was hesitant to put Kumar in a leadership position, but that Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav had advised him to consider the JD (U ) leader. "That day will never come.as all accused are together". "Will he speak on Vyapam scam where close to 50 people have died". This will also help the Congress-led Opposition, which is reeling under severe setbacks in the Upper House with the CPI (M) rejecting a third term for Mr Yechury and BSP chief Mayawati ...

Global Media Britain's Prince Philip to retire Wednesday after 65 years of service
Author: 0 Britain's Prince Philip to retire Wednesday after 65 years of service

Though, that was not before screenshots of the article had already been widely shared on social media, and the piece even made it to one of the top results on Prince Philip on Google search. The Queen Mother was interred in St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, next to her husband George VI as well as the Queen's sister, Princess Margaret.

Global Media Russia Preparing Lavrov-Tillerson Meeting in Manila on ASEAN Sidelines
Author: 0 Russia Preparing Lavrov-Tillerson Meeting in Manila on ASEAN Sidelines

Trump and Tillerson have been shown little interest in repudiating Russian Federation for the election cyberattacks that have been reported by multiple USA intelligence agencies. He said he and President Donald Trump are not "very happy" with Congress' vote to sanction Russian Federation, but "all indications are he will sign that bill, and then we'll just work with it".

Global Media Trump plans to sue colleges over affirmative action
Author: 0 Trump plans to sue colleges over affirmative action

The New York Times cites an internal document sent to the department's civil-rights division that asks staff lawyers to work on a new project involving "investigations and possible litigation related to intentional race-based discrimination in college and university admissions".