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Global Media Opposition leader arrested in Russian protests
Author: 0 Opposition leader arrested in Russian protests

Navalny was jailed for 15 days in March for stirring up an estimated 60,000 people in Moscow . But Monday's protests could demonstrate that it has significant support throughout the vast country. The group said 825 people were detained during protests in the capital and 548 arrested in St. Petersburg. The arrest of Navalny, 41, came as thousands of protesters clashed with police in Moscow and St.

Author: 0 House Dems pressure WH on Kushner, Flynn security clearances

Washington Post also reported last month that the Russian ambassador to the United States told his superiors Kushner meant to set up a secret communications backchannel between the 2016 Trump transition team and Russia . Sen. Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the investigation, said they planned to discuss more what they were looking for in the second batch of documents they are seeking from Flynn.

Global Media French government resigns in post-election formality
Author: 0 French government resigns in post-election formality

In this context, Macron is now likely to try to push as fast as possible with his reformist agenda to overhaul the country's politics and economy. Starting Monday, many will be taking their first official steps in the corridors of power, invited to pick up keys and the blue-white-red sashes warn by elected officials, and learn their way around.

Author: 0 Coroner still probing death of US student held by N. Korea

Trump wrote on Twitter . North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency blasted the U.S.'s recent actions and dismissed Washington's efforts to pressure Pyongyang. The University of Virginia student was held prisoner in North Korea while travelling. What happened to Otto Warmbier while he was in North Korean custody is a mystery.

Global Media Postecoglou 'over the moon' with Australia criticism
Author: 0 Postecoglou 'over the moon' with Australia criticism

This will need to improve if they are to have a chance of beating Australia in this game. "They're trying to execute and play the type of game we want". " Australia play with a lot of fighting spirit and I expect a hard game against a team with a different style to Chile ", said Cameroon's Belgian coach Hugo Broos .

Author: 0 Scalise shooter went to Washington to "fix the tax system", wife says

Trump returned to the White House immediately after the visit. She works for a tax firm, she said, and was busy in recent months. Press Secretary Sean Spicer describes the scene in the intensive care unit as "emotional". The GOP lawmakers' team was taking batting practice when gunshots rang out and chaos erupted. The list of names included Alabama Rep. Mo Brooks, South Carolina Rep.

Global Media President Trump: James Comey Leak Was 'Very Cowardly'
Author: 0 President Trump: James Comey Leak Was 'Very Cowardly'

Republicans as well as Democrats will conclude that the president is incompetent, that his word can not be trusted, that he does not respect the laws and norms of the constitutional system, and that those around him either share each of those traits or act as if they shared them.

Global Media Kushner arrives to try for Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough
Author: 0 Kushner arrives to try for Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough

According to the Jerusalem Post, Palestinian officials have warned the White House not to rush into "direct, indirect, or even proximity talks without a framework for a peace deal with Israel in mind". During his stopover, he will meet Netanyahu for their first formal discussions on peace, before traveling to Ramallah, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, for talks with Abbas after Iftar, the evening meal that breaks the Ramadan fast.

Global Media World population to reach 9.8 billion in 2050, UN says
Author: 0 World population to reach 9.8 billion in 2050, UN says

Those nations are listed in the order of their "expected contribution to total growth", the report said. "With roughly 83 million people being added to the world s population every year, the upward trend in population size is expected to continue, even assuming that fertility levels will continue to decline, it said".

Author: 0 Trump calls Warmbier's death a 'total disgrace'

Justin Weber told The Associated Press on Tuesday morning that a press conference is expected later to provide details. His family blamed the "awful torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans". Warmbier was believed to have sustained a catastrophic brain injury shortly after his conviction. He said he had spoken with the Warmbier family.

Global Media Pentagon: Afghanistan developing new plan vs. Taliban
Author: 0 Pentagon: Afghanistan developing new plan vs. Taliban

This comes just days after the Associated Press reported that the Pentagon plans to send nearly 4,000 additional U.S troops to Afghanistan. It says Kabul's plan will restructure and almost double the size of the Afghan security forces. Mattis is expected to announce, in connection with the new US strategy, that he is adding almost 4,000 more USA troops, although his office said he had not yet made a decision.

Author: 0 Trump lawyer defends his use of social media

Challenged on " Fox News Sunday " about the issue, Sekulow said he could not be certain Trump was not under investigation but that no one had notified the legal team if that was the case. "There are very unusual constitutional protections afforded to a president of the United States, and this is really the first significant test of the special counsel regulations promulgated in 1999 , at least with any enormously public matter.

Author: 0 France's Macron to reshuffle govt after huge parliament win

It says much about the extraordinary rise of Emmanuel Macron that some commentators are describing the outcome of Sunday's second round of voting in the parliamentary elections as something of a disappointment for the new president. The youngest is 23, the oldest 79. The 39-year-old Macron's fledgling REM won 308 seats in the 577-seat National Assembly just 14 months after it was formed.

Global Media Taliban kill 8 Afghan guards heading to work at US base
Author: 0 Taliban kill 8 Afghan guards heading to work at US base

However, protest organizers said two demonstrators were killed and 12 others detained by police. On Saturday, seven US servicemembers were wounded and at least one Afghan soldier was killed in an insider attack at Camp Shaheen in northern Afghanistan, the same site where around 150 Afghan soldiers were killed in April when Taliban fighters stormed the base and opened fire.

Author: 0 Imam stops angry Muslims assailing London van suspect

Warfa said the suspect, now identified as 47-year-old Darren Osborne, was pulled from the van. One person died and 11 were injured; Osborne survived the attack and was arrested on suspicion of commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism including murder and attempted murder.

Global Media Plane crashes while fighting wildfires in Portugal, according to reports
Author: 0 Plane crashes while fighting wildfires in Portugal, according to reports

Dry thunderstorms occur in high temperatures when falling water evaporates before reaching the ground. The government has declared a state of emergency in the forested region around Pedrógão Grande, north-east of the capital Lisbon . Silva welcomed the family, before letting in an eighth survivor who had been trying to escape by auto with her husband. Gomes gave a grim description of the deaths to RTP .

Author: 0 Trump Confirms He's Under Investigation Over Comey Firing

The latest outburst by Mr Trump followed news that vice president Mike Pence has hired a lawyer in connection with the FBI's investigation. He was also involved into the Iran-Contra and the Watergate investigations. Pence headed the Trump transition until inauguration day. Burr said there's a reason for the committee's interest in interviewing these senior intelligence officials: To determine whether there was any collusion between Russian officials and Trump associates, a sign that ...

Author: 0 Ronaldo summoned to answer judge's questions on tax fraud

And among the first issues he will have to deal with is Ronaldo , who he bought in 2009 from Manchester United for a record €94m. I know him and he's a top professional and person and all this is very unusual. In European competition, he has led Porto to UEFA Cup victory in 2003 and a Champions League triumph in 2004, and also won the Champions League with Inter Milan in 2010.

Global Media 300 dead since central DRC conflict began
Author: 0 300 dead since central DRC conflict began

The U.N. Human Rights Council is likely to vote this week on whether to authorize such an investigation into violence that has killed hundreds in central Congo since last August, including two U.N. The government would accept assistance from the UN's peacekeeping mission in the country, but Congo must run any investigation, government spokesman Lambert Mende told reporters Tuesday in the capital, Kinshasa.

Global Media Massive Nazi Treasure Found in Argentina
Author: 0 Massive Nazi Treasure Found in Argentina

Among the items were toys that Bullrich said would have been used to indoctrinate children, a large statue of the Nazi Eagle above a swastika, a Nazi hourglass and a box of harmonicas. The artifacts were found at a home in Beccar, north of the capital, and authorities tell The Associated Press that "they suspect they are originals that belonged to high-ranking Nazis in Germany during World War II".