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Global Media Judge Refuses to Throw Out Arpaio Guilty Verdict
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Those remain, in Judge Bolton's memorable phrasing, " historical facts " in the world. "The power to pardon is an executive prerogative of mercy, not of judicial recordkeeping", Bolton wrote in a four-page decision. She went as far as to note that accepting a pardon carries "a confession of guilt". Arpaio faced a maximum of six months in prison for his crimes, before Trump announced that he would pardon him, calling him "an American patriot!" on Twitter and thanking him for his "years of ...

Global Media At least 10 dead in Kabul Shiite mosque attack
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The attacker opened fire on worshippers", Kabul Crime Branch chief General Mohammad Salim Almas told AFP . Ghor governor's spokesman Abdul Hai Khatibi said the explosion happened when the worshippers were inside the mosque . The Shia population has been attacked before when 84 people were killed and 194 others wounded. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack but recent assaults on Shiite mosques have been carried out by Islamic State militants.

Global Media Four British Christian missionaries kidnapped in Nigeria
Author: 0 Four British Christian missionaries kidnapped in Nigeria

The Britons, including a husband and wife from a Christian medical charity, were kidnapped last Friday in Delta state, where they had been providing free health treatment. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said it was aware of the hostage situation in Nigeria but declined to comment further on the case. Chief Theo Fakama, from the local Enukorowa community, said villagers were upset by the kidnapping as the missionaries had "brought succour to residents of the community for the past ...

Global Media Trump links jump in United Kingdom crime rate to terror
Author: 0 Trump links jump in United Kingdom crime rate to terror

However, the number of attempted murders rose by 59%, the report found, with 69% of that increase a result of the two terror attacks. Keith Hunter, of the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners, also mentioned growing threat from terrorism when discussing the figures.

Global Media Malaysia says negotiation on search for MH370 still ongoing
Author: 0 Malaysia says negotiation on search for MH370 still ongoing

Australian Transport Minister Darren Chester on Friday announced the deal between Ocean Infinity and the Malaysian government. But with the plane never found, relatives of the missing have been left to wonder what really happened. MH370 vanished three years ago somewhere in the southern Indian Ocean en route to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur with 239 people aboard. FMT received a copy of an email that was forwarded to some of the families of MH370 victims which stated that the authorities had ...

Global Media Alleged Kidnap Kingpin Evans Makes U-Turn, Pleads Not Guilty
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The punishment section in the second count of amended charge was changed from Section 271 (3) of the Criminal Law of Lagos State to Section 2 (1) of the Kidnap Prohibition Law of the Laws of Lagos 2017. Except for Mr. Olanrewaju Ajanaku, counsel for the 4th defendant, other defence counsel prayed the court for an adjournment to enable them to confer with their clients and respond to the amended charges.

Global Media EU27 give go-ahead for second phase of Brexit talks
Author: 0 EU27 give go-ahead for second phase of Brexit talks

Tusk added that Britain's proposals on future relations would be taken into account by the EU's internal work on a trade deal, in a further olive branch to British Prime Minister Theresa May . "From my side there are no indications at all that we won't succeed". However, the leaders held open the hope of reaching a deal at the next regular summit in December.

Global Media Britain says chances of resolving Northern Ireland impasse 'not positive'
Author: 0 Britain says chances of resolving Northern Ireland impasse 'not positive'

Mrs May also said: "On Northern Ireland we have agreed that the Belfast Agreement must be at the heart of our negotiations and that Northern Ireland's unique circumstances demands specific solutions". "It appears they have used their big mandates to achieve one thing; bringing British Direct Rule to Northern Ireland". Earlier Taoiseach Leo Varadkar noted that Mrs May had "strengthened" her language on the border but said the United Kingdom still needs to provide more detail on how the border ...

Global Media Nivea Slammed for Ad Showing Black Woman Using Product to Lighten Skin
Author: 0 Nivea Slammed for Ad Showing Black Woman Using Product to Lighten Skin

This is offensive. Better change your marketing strategy. Or is it a deliberate marketing ploy in line with the statement: there is no such thing as bad publicity? The brand, which is owned by German skin care company Beiersdorf Global AG, has also produced a TV advert for the product that shows a black model's skin becoming lighter after she applies the cream.

Global Media CIA Backs Off Director's Claim That Russian Meddling Didn't Swing Election
Author: 0 CIA Backs Off Director's Claim That Russian Meddling Didn't Swing Election

The public version of the US intelligence assessment examining Russian election interference was released in January. US intelligence concluded in a January assessment that "the senior-most officials" in Russian Federation had authorized hacks into the Democratic National Committee and officials connected with the Clinton campaign.

Global Media Trump suggests bipartisan group on tax reform
Author: 0 Trump suggests bipartisan group on tax reform

Sherrod Brown, an Ohio Democrat who attended a White House meeting on the issue Wednesday. Trump says, "a lot of people are liking" his plan, which still lacks specific legislation. The first is what he calls tax cuts for the rich, instead of the middle class. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) reiterating as recently as Tuesday that he will not vote for a plan that increases the deficit without specifying how the tax cuts will be paid for.

Global Media Second judge rules against Trump's latest travel ban
Author: 0 Second judge rules against Trump's latest travel ban

The Trump administration has long argued that the entry restrictions do not amount to a Muslim ban, and that they are instead necessary to protect national security. The state of Hawaii sued in Honolulu to block Mr Trump's latest travel ban. Chuang's ruling said the administration had "not shown that national security can not be maintained without an unprecedented eight-country travel ban".

Global Media PM Narendra Modi reached Uttarakhand's Kedarnath Temple
Author: 0 PM Narendra Modi reached Uttarakhand's Kedarnath Temple

PM Narendra Modi further said his aim is to make Kedarnath an ideal holy place the way it should be. During that time, the Gujarat floods had made me very sad. He says his visit to Kedarnath renews his commitment to serve the nation. "I want to invite the state government of Uttarakhand to adopt a green and organic way of life".

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