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With Assad on march, Syria rebels say cease fire agreed With Assad on march, Syria rebels say cease fire agreed
- July 06, 2018

A brief collapse of the talks on July 4 ushered in a blitz of Russian and Syrian air strikes, barrel bombs, and missiles, following a pattern Russia and Syria have pursued repeatedly to regain control over rebel territory. He said Syrian and Russian jets had pummeled towns across the southwest and villages near the border crossing. Syrian government forces have swept into insurgent territory in the south over the past two weeks, but the offensive has so far focused on Daraa province near ... (more...)
Malaysia’s Mahathir to Visit China After Putting $20B of Projects on Ice Malaysia’s Mahathir to Visit China After Putting $20B of Projects on Ice
- July 06, 2018

A flagship scheme of China's Belt and Road Initiative, the 688km East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) had been meant to connect Malaysia's west coast to rural northeastern states with 23 stations, and was initiated under the previous government of Najib Razak , who was this week charged with corruption . (more...)
Beryl becomes 1st hurricane of 2018 season Beryl becomes 1st hurricane of 2018 season
- July 06, 2018

Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 10 miles (20 km) from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 35 miles (55 km). "On the forecast track, the centre of Beryl will remain east of the Lesser Antilles through Sunday", it added. (more...)
More human remains found at home linked to Bruce McArthur More human remains found at home linked to Bruce McArthur
- July 06, 2018

Idsinga declined to say whether the remains are of victims who were previously identified or new victims, pending a report from the Ontario coroner's office. McArthur faces eight counts of first-degree murder. Because cadaver dogs pointed to several other spots on the property, police are expected to continue searching for at least a few more weeks. (more...)
Caught On Camera: Woman Fell Out Of Moving SUV Caught On Camera: Woman Fell Out Of Moving SUV
- July 06, 2018

The three adults in the SUV told police Lee had leaned against the front passenger door — which had previously been damaged — and fell out, according to deputies. A tip led authorities to the SUV at a gas station on Tuesday morning. Investigators are talking with the people who were in it and the vehicle's owner. (more...)
Texas mom shoots man trying to steal SUV with her kids inside Texas mom shoots man trying to steal SUV with her kids inside
- July 06, 2018

Police say the vehicle crashed into a telephone pole and the suspect was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries. Booker-Hicks and her kids were not hurt. Court records show he has been arrested more than 20 times on a range of charges. Police have not identified the suspect and there's no word on his condition but the mother wanted to tell him something. (more...)
EU package does not cover all demands of Iran EU package does not cover all demands of Iran
- July 06, 2018

Despite the United States threat to penalise companies and banks that do business with Iran , the remaining signatories said they would work to promote investment and trade. In late June, Iran's Press TV cited Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi as saying that the UK, Germany, France and the European Union had vowed to put forward a package of practical economic measures to offset the USA withdrawal, including those related to oil sales and transit. (more...)
PM 'confident' he did nothing inappropriate at B.C PM 'confident' he did nothing inappropriate at B.C
- July 06, 2018

On Sunday in Regina, reporters asked Trudeau about this alleged incident, but he says he didn't remember any supposed "negative interactions" at a music festival 18 years ago in Creston, B.C. "I'm responsible for my side of the interaction, which certainly - as I said - I don't feel was in anyway untoward". She has not made any comments to other news outlets. (more...)
Silent march in France to protest police killing of driver Silent march in France to protest police killing of driver
- July 06, 2018

Judicial police and a national watchdog which investigates claims of police wrongdoing are investigating to clarify "the facts and determine in what circumstances the policeman used his weapon ", said Pierre Sennes, public prosecutor for Nantes. (more...)
Britain demands answers from Russian Federation over second nerve agent poisoning Britain demands answers from Russian Federation over second nerve agent poisoning
- July 06, 2018

The Kremlin was responding to comments made by British Security Minister Ben Wallace, who said earlier Thursday that he's still waiting to hear from the Russian government about the March attack on Skripal. Public Health England - UK's national health body - has said that there is no significant health risk to the public, but counter-terrorism police have now taken over the investigation. (more...)
Scandal-plagued EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt resigns Scandal-plagued EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt resigns
- July 06, 2018

Pruitt's resignation comes amid a whirlwind of accusations and investigations into apparent misconduct at the helm of EPA . "Unlike Pruitt, Wheeler worked for the EPA early in his career and has played key roles in Congressional oversight of the agency and its budget, making him a formidable opponent with intimate knowledge of the agency's programs and regulations", the group said in the April blog post . (more...)
Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10 years over corruption Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10 years over corruption
- July 06, 2018

AC heard the Avenfield reference case for nearly 10 months and will announce the verdict on July 6. If Maryam and Safdar are convicted in the case, they will be barred from contesting the general elections on July 25. Khan, a former cricket captain of Pakistan, has portrayed the legal cases as a long-overdue corruption crackdown on the PML-N, which he has labelled a graft-ridden "mafia". (more...)
Hamas apps target phones, Israel says Hamas apps target phones, Israel says
- July 06, 2018

Israel's military accused the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas on Tuesday of trying to hack the mobile phones of Israeli soldiers through a malicious World Cup score-tracking app and two bogus dating apps. Earlier detection by the IDF blocked an attempt by Hamas's cyber terrorists to lure IDF soldiers into revealing sensitive information. Hamas militants tried to get Israeli soldiers to download fake dating apps in an attempt to hack secure information, according to military officials. (more...)
Israel tells Khan Al-Ahmar Palestinians leave by Friday Israel tells Khan Al-Ahmar Palestinians leave by Friday
- July 06, 2018

Spokesperson for the Israeli human rights group B'Tselem Amit Gilutz said in a statement that demolishing the Bedouin towns and then moving them to another location constitutes forcible transfer, a violation of worldwide law. Lawmakers from Britain's Labour party called for a decisive response, weighing recognizing Palestinian statehood and banning trade with Israeli companies that operate in the settlements. (more...)
Japan hangs doomsday cult members who attacked subway with sarin Japan hangs doomsday cult members who attacked subway with sarin
- July 06, 2018

On June 27, 1994, seven people were killed and more than 500 hospitalized after Aum Shinrikyo released sarin gas from a truck by driving slowly around an apartment complex in Matsumoto, Nagano prefecture. It paralyzed the Japanese capital, turning it into a virtual war zone as injured people staggered out of the underground struggling for breath with watering eyes. (more...)
Protesters sing and chant outside of President Trump rally in Great Falls Protesters sing and chant outside of President Trump rally in Great Falls
- July 06, 2018

I promise you I'll do this. "To you I apologize", he said . To the fake Pocahontas, I won't apologize'. Opponents of President Donald Trump gathered Thursday, July 5 at the Montana ExpoPark in Great Falls, ahead of the president's visit to Montana. (more...)
Japan executes sarin attack cult leader Japan executes sarin attack cult leader
- July 06, 2018

Sarin, a nerve gas, was originally developed by the Nazi regime in Germany. In 2004, he was convicted of having killed 27 people in 13 murders and other assaults and kidnappings spanning six years that culminated in the subway attack in his elaborate scheme to hasten Armageddon that he threatened. (more...)
U.S. using DNA to reunite children with migrant parents U.S. using DNA to reunite children with migrant parents
- July 06, 2018

He said the Office of Refugee Resettlement, which is responsible for detaining and caring for undocumented immigrant children apprehended by authorities, is not sure precisely how many kids came into its care as a result of the Border Patrol taking them from their families. (more...)
Turnbull won't intervene in Nauru ABC ban
- July 06, 2018

Nauru's own goal in choosing to ban an ABC cameraperson from the three-person strong Australian media pool selected for the forum beats anything we have seen at the 2018 World Cup so far. "We oppose the Nauru edict because it is wrong in this instance and because it sets a unsafe precedent", he said. Canberra's Federal Parliamentary Press Gallery described Nauru's decision as an "outrageous restriction on press freedom ". (more...)
White House says it doesn’t recognize Russian annexation of Crimea White House says it doesn’t recognize Russian annexation of Crimea
- July 06, 2018

President Donald Trump on July 16. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders answers questions during the daily White House briefing on July 2. Wade is settled law. During an interview Tuesday, Sanders said the left will do anything to obstruct the Trump administration's agenda regardless if it's good for the country. (more...)
Japanese doomsday cult leader Chizuo Matsumoto EXECUTED Japanese doomsday cult leader Chizuo Matsumoto EXECUTED
- July 06, 2018

The top Japanese government spokesman confirmed Asahara's execution but wouldn't comment on the others. Former leader of the Aum Shinrikyo cult Shoko Asahara . "I cheered when I heard he'd been killed, but worry that his former followers might deify him and do something". He pleaded not guilty and never testified, but regularly delivered rambling and incoherent monologues in English and Japanese in court during the eight years of his trial. (more...)
Trump will focus on Russia's 'malign' activity at summits Trump will focus on Russia's 'malign' activity at summits
- July 06, 2018

Mr. Trump and Mr. Putin will meet July 15 in Helsinki , Finland. As previously reported "FACTS" before the United States presidential Advisor for national security John Bolton said that the upcoming meeting trump and Putin could improve relations between the two countries, and one of the topics at the meeting may be a possible return of Russian Federation to the Big eight. (more...)
Underwater camera added to search for trio missing near B.C. waterfall Underwater camera added to search for trio missing near B.C. waterfall
- July 06, 2018

Corp. Sascha Banks says in a statement that teams from several agencies have been searching for the trio but have not yet spotted the hikers in the pool system. The hikers' identities haven't been released, but police confirmed they were all in their 20s or early 30s, and they were all B.C. residents. Squamish Mayor Patricia Heintzman said in an interview she hoped the increasing numbers of people visiting the backcountry would come prepared. (more...)
Women Connected To Mother Teresa's Charity Accused Of Trafficking Babies Women Connected To Mother Teresa's Charity Accused Of Trafficking Babies
- July 06, 2018

One female employee of the organization has been arrested in the probe and two others have been detained for questioning by police in the state of Jharkhand. She was arrested on a complaint filed by Rupa Verma, who heads the Child Welfare Committee's Ranchi unit. Missionaries of Charity cut its ties with the new system because it remains opposed to babies being adopted to single women or unmarried couples. (more...)
Dawn Sturgess: Novichok poison couple in Salisbury were 'turning lives around' Dawn Sturgess: Novichok poison couple in Salisbury were 'turning lives around'
- July 06, 2018

The finding bolsters the theory that Dawn Sturgess and Charlie Rowley may have stumbled across traces of the Novichok nerve agent used to poison former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia. Despite urging calm, England's chief medical officer Dame Sally Davies gave a specific warning on Thursday, telling the public "to be careful of picking up any unknown or already risky objects such as needles and syringes". (more...)
Charting the US-China trade battle Charting the US-China trade battle
- July 06, 2018

China's foreign minister said in a statement on Friday that trade protectionism and unilateral actions were "short-sighted " and called on European counties to work with China to safeguard a globally free trade system. Ford said it encouraged Washington and Beijing to resolve their issues over trade and that it would "continue to monitor the situation as it evolves". (more...)
Woman calls police on black representative canvassing her own district Woman calls police on black representative canvassing her own district
- July 06, 2018

Janelle Bynum poses with a Clackamas County Sheriff's officer after he stopped her in Clackamas, Ore ., July 3, 2018. Bynum was going door to door in Clackamas County for hours, talking to residents and taking notes about the conversations on her phone. (more...)
Facebook censors America's Declaration of Independence for 'hate speech' Facebook censors America's Declaration of Independence for 'hate speech'
- July 06, 2018

The Liberty County Vindicator , a community newspaper between Houston and Beaumont, had been posting the whole declaration in small daily chunks for eight days on its Facebook page in the run-up to July 4. In a post on the Vindicator's website, Mr Stinnett took issue with Facebook's algorithm and automated methods for detecting offensive posts, saying it ignored historical context. (more...)
JK Rowling can't stop laughing at Trump JK Rowling can't stop laughing at Trump
- July 06, 2018

Tuesday evening, he decided he was going to stick it to the MSM (mainstream media) by touting his grammatical skills and pointing out that he knows how to properly use capitalization, but chooses to overuse it for emphasis. "The Washington Post is constantly quoting "anonymous sources" that do not exist", tweeted the president. The tweet has drawn the attention of numerous people on Twitter, but most notably one of the most successful writers of our time, J.K. (more...)
Scores dead or missing in Indonesia ferry accident Scores dead or missing in Indonesia ferry accident
- July 06, 2018

Waves as high as 13ft swamped the vessel, damaging the hull and causing the ferry to take on water and list. "We are still trying to rescue the passengers with the help of the police, the army and the search and rescue agency, as well as local residents", Ali said. (more...)

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