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Global Media Pelosi: Communication is Democrats' main problem
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Democratic state Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez easily retained the seat for the party in an election earlier this month, and will assume his seat after completing some remaining state business. Democrats lost another congressional race in SC on Tuesday, in which the Republican candidate, Ralph Norman, defeated Democrat Archie Parnell in that state's 5th District.

Global Media Bribery charge against Brazilian president reaches parliament
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Officers say they fired on the suspect before taking him into custody. A full house vote on the first charge is expected to take place in about a month. According to federal police president Temer then "encouraged" him to continue with the scheme. In this case, Mr. Temer would be removed from power for a term which may extend to 180 days.

Global Media Iowa woman injured when house collapses in storm
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A large and extremely unsafe tornado was located near Prairieburg around 7 p.m. CDT Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Tornadoes were reported Wednesday in several eastern Iowa counties. Another tornado reported near the Linn County Fair in Central City sent fairgoers to shelters. There were also reports of high winds and baseball-sized hail.

Global Media Cristianitos Fire spreads to 700 acres at Camp Pendleton, San Clemente
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Gates were closed on Cristianitos Road at the Marine Corps Base, where the fire broke out near San Mateo Campground around 6:20 p.m., according to an alert posted to the camp's Twitter account . The smoke is predicted to reach mainly into Orange County and parts of LA County, but shifts in the wind could send smoke all the way to Riverside and San Bernardino Counties according to the advisory.

Global Media WHCA President Meets With Spicer, Sanders Over Off-Camera Briefings
Author: 0 WHCA President Meets With Spicer, Sanders Over Off-Camera Briefings

Prior to this - after Donald Trump became President-elect - he invited members of the press to Trump Tower for what they believed would be constructive meeting over their role with the new administration. In a statement on Tuesday, the progressive watchdog group Common Cause estimated that "there have been only five on-camera briefings by White House press officials during the entire month of June".

Global Media Trump to meet Putin at G-20 summit in Germany next week
Author: 0 Trump to meet Putin at G-20 summit in Germany next week

McMaster told reporters during a briefing on the trip, which includes a stop in Warsaw. There has been speculation that the two would meet at the event, but it wasn't solidified until McMaster's confirmation Thursday . Trump has staunchly denied that he had any contacts with Russian Federation during his White House bid. Such concessions could include returning two diplomatic compounds in the U.S.

Author: 0 Venus Williams Reportedly Involved In Fatal Car Crash In Florida

Williams said that heavy traffic had left her vehicle jutting out into the traffic. Barson's wife also suffered broken bones among her injuries. The officers did note in the report there was "no evidence Venus was under the influence of drugs or alcohol", nor was there "evidence she was distracted by an electronic device".

Global Media Turkey condemns arming of YPG Kurdish militia by US
Author: 0 Turkey condemns arming of YPG Kurdish militia by US

U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis said the Pentagon will continue to support the Kurdish militia known as the People's Protection Units, or YPG, in their battle against the Islamic State after Raqqa, Syria is freed. "We disagree with the Turkish position that the YPG and the PKK are the same organization". The YPG has been armed by the USA in order to fight the Islamic State (ISIS) in Syria.

Author: 0 Gulf Crisis Opportunity to Sway both Saudi and Qatar

The Qatari foreign minister is also in Washington where he held talks with Mr Tillerson on Tuesday, shortly before the USA secretary of state met with Kuwaiti minister of state for cabinet affairs Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al Sabah whose country has taken on the role of mediator in the dispute.

Global Media FBI Agent Charged Over LaVoy Finicum Shooting In Oregon
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Gun it!" Cox finally yelled. Janette said she believes multiple agents were involved in hiding evidence and trying to impede the federal investigation. They said that Astarita was relatively new to the team when he was deployed to Oregon. OSP troopers and FBI HRT agents fired a total of eight shots.

Global Media Turkey returns fire on YPG in Syria, warplanes hit militants in Iraq
Author: 0 Turkey returns fire on YPG in Syria, warplanes hit militants in Iraq

It has a tense relationship with its American allies, however, over USA cooperation with Kurdish fighters, some of whom support Kurdish secessionist factions within Turkey. The city is the Islamic State group's de-facto capital in the war-ravaged country. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the initial toll at 30 dead.

Global Media European Union girds for stormy G20, climate battle with Trump
Author: 0 European Union girds for stormy G20, climate battle with Trump

Chancellor Merkel and Trump will meet with their worldwide counterparts at the G-20 summit in Hamburg. "The dissent is obvious, and it would be dishonest to cover it up". He has proposed renegotiating the Paris accord. But Mrs Merkel made it clear that as host Germany intends to use the summit to defend the Paris climate agreement , with Mr Trump pulled out of earlier this month.

Global Media US Targets Chinese Bank to Ramp Up Pressure on North Korea
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The Trump administration is increasing pressure on Chinese financial players amid growing tension with North Korea . The sanctions also come one week after the United States and China failed to announce a joint action plan to freeze North Korea's nuclear programme after their first Diplomacy and Security Dialogue in Washington , but reached a consensus on not doing business with any UN-designated North Korean entities.

Global Media Donald Trump accepts Emmanuel Macron's invitation to Bastille Day parade
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The holiday also marks the one-year anniversary of the terror attack in Nice , when a man rammed a truck into dozens of people celebrating and watching fireworks on the city's main promenade, killing 84. entry into World War I to fight alongside France and other allies. Days after that strike on a rebel-held town, the United States launched a cruise missile strike on the airfield in retaliation - the first direct USA attack on the Syrian regime.

Global Media Police Officers Among Dead in Car Bomb Blast in Quetta
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Turi said at least 40 critically injured persons were airlifted to Peshawar in the army choppers. The explosion occurred in front of the office of Quetta's police chief on Friday. Video footage after the attack showed civilians dragging bleeding victims outside to waiting ambulances in the chaos that came when the bombs exploded in Parachinar before the sundown meal breaking the daily Ramadan fast.