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Global Media US Drone Strike Kills Militants in Pakistan but Angers Its Government
Author: 0 US Drone Strike Kills Militants in Pakistan but Angers Its Government

Drone strikes have surged in Kurram Agency after US President Donald Trump's announcement of a new Afghan policy in August. "Both the militants were killed in the attack", the source added. This month Washington froze aid to Pakistan worth nearly two billion dollars in a move created to force its military and intelligence apparatus to cut support for Islamist groups.

Global Media Trump says 'Dreamers' could earn citizenship in 10-12 years
Author: 0 Trump says 'Dreamers' could earn citizenship in 10-12 years

US President Donald Trump takes questions from reporters en route to Hanoi, Vietnam, aboard Air Force One Saturday last November 2017. He even expressed openness to building a border wall if it would lead to amnesty for DACA recipients, or Dreamers, whose future is uncertain following President Donald Trump's decision previous year to end the Obama-era executive action.

Global Media Alex Azar is new Health Secretary, Senate confirms
Author: 0 Alex Azar is new Health Secretary, Senate confirms

Azar will serve as the permanent replacement for Tom Price , who resigned in September amid scrutiny over his use of private chartered flights at the cost of $1 million to taxpayers. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said Azar "came up short" when given a chance to convince Democrats that he would be an independent voice. Before resigning from Indianapolis-based Lilly a year ago, Azar built a financial portfolio now worth between $9.5 million and $20.6 million, according to disclosure records filed ...

Global Media Netanyahu and Trump to meet at Davos economic conference
Author: 0 Netanyahu and Trump to meet at Davos economic conference

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will meet U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland-the fourth face-to-face between the two leaders over the past year. Earlier this month, Trump pledged to stop waiving USA sanctions unless the Europeans agreed to a stronger side deal that would effectively eliminate provisions that allow Iran to gradually resume its advanced atomic work .

Global Media Russian Federation pulls British comedy 'The Death of Stalin'
Author: 0 Russian Federation pulls British comedy 'The Death of Stalin'

Yelena Drapeko from parliament's Russian culture committee told the RBK news agency that she had "never seen anything so disgusting in my life". The French-British black comedy was pulled from Russian cinemas by the Ministry of Culture on Tuesday, just days before release , after MPs urged the reexamination of its content, saying the film contained " elements of extremism ".

Author: 0 Former Tampa Bay area TV reporter killed in Taliban attack

Most recently Selig was representing D.C. political operative Rick Gates who is facing criminal charges in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation. In what would be Selig's final social media post, on January 17, he appears in a video on the streets of Dubai, United Arab Emirates, apparently prior to heading to Afghanistan.

Global Media Twin boys granted different legal citizenship status
Author: 0 Twin boys granted different legal citizenship status

Andrew and Elad Dvash-Banks filed the discrimination suit Monday in Los Angeles federal court. A 16-month-old toddler has been named as a plaintiff in a federal lawsuit against the government after his twin brother was given USA citizenship and he wasn't, in what an LGBTQ group has said is an instance of discrimination.

Global Media Everything You Need to Know to Watch This Month's Supermoon Lunar Eclipse
Author: 0 Everything You Need to Know to Watch This Month's Supermoon Lunar Eclipse

Led by Michelle Berlin and Gina Moon, this session from 6:15 - 8 p.m. January 31 concentrates on vibration therapy and breathing techniques. "During a lunar eclipse , the temperature swing is so dramatic that it's as if the surface of the moon goes from being in an oven to being in a freezer in just a few hours", said Noah Petro, deputy project scientist for NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, or LRO, at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, reported the HT.

Global Media Inflation expected to continue downward trend
Author: 0 Inflation expected to continue downward trend

As well as retail prices falling, Statistics New Zealand said the way retailers were pricing was also changing, with less discounting, but lower prices across the year. On a yearly basis, consumer prices gained 1.6 percent - again missing forecasts for 1.9 percent, which would have been unchanged. "This release suggests that inflation has yet to stage a convincing comeback in New Zealand, outside of the housing sector", Turner said.

Global Media USA sanctions N Korean, Chinese firms aiding Pyongyang
Author: 0 USA sanctions N Korean, Chinese firms aiding Pyongyang

Japan has told the United Nations about a North Korean tanker spotted in the East China Sea that it suspects was engaged in a transfer of goods with another tanker in defiance of U.N. Other entities in the U.S. cross hairs are five North Korean shipping companies, one North Korean electronics company, and the North Korean Ministry of Crude Oil Industry.

Global Media Leading member of German far-right party resigns after converting to Islam
Author: 0 Leading member of German far-right party resigns after converting to Islam

Wagner could also choose another religion", Friese told Berliner Zeitung , noting that Wagner had resigned from the board two weeks ago. Originally formed as an anti-euro party in 2013, the AfD has more recently campaigned on an anti-immigrant, anti-Islam platform, strongly criticizing the decision to allow more than a million refugees into Germany in 2015.

Global Media Turkey's grounds for Afrin operation 'sufficient,' Dutch FM says
Author: 0 Turkey's grounds for Afrin operation 'sufficient,' Dutch FM says

It did not elaborate on that rhetoric. Rockets fired from Afrin struck the Turkish border town of Kilis, killing two people, a Syrian and a Turk, and wounding 11 people in the area, the local governor's office said, the latest in what has been a series of such attacks since the start of the operation .

Global Media Uganda president: 'I love Trump because he tells Africans frankly …'
Author: 0 Uganda president: 'I love Trump because he tells Africans frankly …'

While many critics of President Trump were up in arms over his alleged description of some African nations as "sh*thole countries", Uganda's president had nothing but praise. Museveni, one of Africa's longest-serving leaders, also called Trump an honest man during his State of the Nation address on Jan 1. Meanwhile, he has allocated more than $77 million for expenses related to his residence and is openly grooming his son as his successor.

Global Media Nassar victim says Michigan State billing her
Author: 0 Nassar victim says Michigan State billing her

Nassar , who spent more than 20 years working at Michigan State University and as a physician for USA Gymnastics , has admitted to sexually assaulting gymnasts, ESPN reported . On Monday, the U.S. Olympic Committee released a statement which said that it had been "engaged in discussions" with USA Gymnastics which led to "three board member resignations".

Global Media 'Murphy Brown' Revival Starring Candice Bergen Set at CBS
Author: 0 'Murphy Brown' Revival Starring Candice Bergen Set at CBS

Bergen will also executive produce. Television revivals have certainly become a trend in recent months, with NBC's Will & Grace's revival , ABC's American Idol reboot as well as ABC's highly anticipated reboot of Roseanne . The new season will be 13-episodes long, shot in the traditional multi-cam format, and will take place in the current day. There's no word yet on whether any other OG stars will return alongside Bergen for the revival.

Global Media White House Calls Senators' Immigration Proposal 'Totally Unacceptable' to Trump
Author: 0 White House Calls Senators' Immigration Proposal 'Totally Unacceptable' to Trump

Earlier on Tuesday , Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer retracted his offer of billions of dollars to construct Trump's long-promised US-Mexico border wall. But Trump was pleased with the work of his staff defending him on air and urged them to "hold the line" during a visit to Sanders' office, which had become a de facto war room in the West Wing, according to a White House official, who was not authorized to speak publicly about internal discussions.

Global Media Nunes memo permitted to be disseminated
Author: 0 Nunes memo permitted to be disseminated

Which means it is not, in fact, the classified memo drafted by the House Intelligence Committee , which THE WEEKLY STANDARD has written about , and which Rep. A day earlier, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it had not been. Sanders appended that she had not peeked the memo but has suggestions to permit the House Intelligence Committee members to determine what launching the document looks like.

Global Media Bangladesh jail two Rohingya for protesting repatriation
Author: 0 Bangladesh jail two Rohingya for protesting repatriation

Workers on the Myanmar side of the border with Bangladesh laid bricks, dug ditches and drilled holes in building frames in preparation Wednesday for the possible repatriation of some of the Rohingya Muslims who have poured into Bangladesh in what's become the world's worst refugee crisis.

Global Media Is Elton John retiring?
Author: 0 Is Elton John retiring?

Friday, Feb. 2. Although John's full message will be revealed in a live-stream this evening, it is understood by several news publications that the Rocket Man singer will announce that he will cease touring when his current residency in Las Vegas comes to an end in May.

Global Media European Union states loosen grip on tax havens
Author: 0 European Union states loosen grip on tax havens

The eight countries - Barbados, Grenada, the Republic of Korea, Macao, Mongolia, Panama, Tunisia and the United Arab Emirates - have been moved to a separate category of jurisdictions, as part of which they will be "subject to close monitoring", the EC said in a statement today .

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