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Russia Says Chemical Attack In Syria Staged By UK

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However, said two other officials, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and other military leaders have warned that the larger the attack, the greater the risk of a confrontation with Russian Federation. From the White House, there is still hope that Russian Federation will change its posture, and Trump's informal invitation for an eventual meeting with Putin hasn't been rescinded. Read More »

England win netball gold at Commonwealth Games

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In a social media post on Monday morning, Beattie said the closing ceremony telecast should have been organised more appropriately. "It is odd playing a match against them, but you just have to go into it and do your best to win the match". Read More »

Sean Hannity Was Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen's Mystery Client

Cohen has argued that both he and Trump's legal team should have access to the material before prosecutors in order to protect any information that falls under attorney-client privilege that exists within the documents. Former star anchor Bill O'Reilly, for example, also shared a lawyer with Trump, Marc E. Kasowitz. Another option is to set up a "special master" who will vet the material to determine what is protected and what isn't; that is the Cohen team's second choice. Read More »

Trump wants to review all Cohen material before investigators

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A legal fight over what should happen to records the Federal Bureau of Investigation seized from President Donald Trump's personal attorney took a surprise twist Monday when the lawyer, Michael Cohen , was forced to reveal a secret - that he had also done legal work for Fox News host Sean Hannity. Read More »

Expect wet, windy weather for the north valley's Monday

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We also saw heavy rain bring localized flooding in some areas. A very fast moving line of strong storms will produce fairly widespread wind gusts of 40 to 50 miles per hour across portions of Horry and Georgetown Counties through 9:30 pm this evening. Read More »

Man arrested, charged with domestic battery with 2-year-old present

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Police have arrested a Brunswick man for a woman's death two years after it happened. Paducah police say the 15-year-old girl and 16-year-old girl had been reported missing in Henderson, Tennessee. Nelson was taken into custody after police responded to a report of a shoplifter at JCPenney, 1845 N. West Ave. He also said he urges citizens to "just comply" if they're being arrested. Read More »

Comey: Trump is 'morally unfit' to be president, might be 'compromised'

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Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's office said on Monday an "irresponsible" migration policy on the part of the European Union. "If I ever start considering whose political fortunes will be affected by a decision, we're done", Comey said of his thinking at the time , referring to what he believed was the FBI's responsibility to act as an independent law enforcement agency. Read More »

Pro Syria demonstrators protest US military strikes

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White said the attack on innocent civilians in Douma "demanded a response", and the allies targeted the Syrian regime's chemical weapons infrastructure. Satellite image © 2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company. On the other hand, Mr. Trump has dragged the US deeper into the Syrian civil war. "They are unlikely to alter the overall trajectory of the Syrian civil war and will not prevent Assad from continuing to slaughter his rebelling population with conventional munitions". Read More »

More SEGA Ages Games Have Been Announced

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Worst of all, games like Sonic the Hedgehog ran at inconsistent frame rates. Sega Mega Drive Mini Games - What's in the box? There have been numerous similar consoles released over the years but none of them have been made by Sega themselves and most suffer from poor emulation and sub-standard controllers. Read More »

Teachers to rally for funding at State Capitol

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There were tons of story lines from the walkout. It is no coincidence that the states in which teachers are striking have seen some of the nation's largest budget cuts to education in recent years. It helps prepare high school students for leadership positions in the workplace by teaching skills which are crucial in any place of employment. And New York state lawmakers increased school funding by $1 billion in their budget. Read More »

Sony's Xperia XZ2 Premium has a 4K screen, 51200 ISO dual cameras

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There's no word yet as to how much it will cost, but its predecessor , the Xperia XZ Premium , debuted in June for $799. Or, you could switch into the dedicated monochrome mode. Also like the XZ2 is the design. It's the most powerful phone in Sony's lineup, with a number of interesting specs, including a 5.8-inch 4K screen and a dual 19/13-megapixel camera on the back. Read More »

Small victories: Chinese back off on tariff vow

Meanwhile, Mr. Trump's strategy appears to be making progress. China's President Xi Jinping reviewed the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy in the South China Sea last week, saying that the need to build a strong navy "has never been more urgent than today". Read More »

Primary school places allocated in Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire

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In Dorset, 95.5 per cent of parents have received good news that their child has a place at their first choice of school . It's not uncommon for a child to get a place on the first day of term. "It is not easy but you can make a difference and help ensure that our future is in safe hands". You'll find the deadline for making appeals on your local authority's website in the schools and education section. Read More »

Donald Trump is 'morally unfit' to be president, James Comey blasts

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In a statement Sunday, Lynch said she was simply following longstanding Justice Department protocol against confirming or denying the existence of an investigation. In true Trump fashion, the president punched back hard on Twitter unleashing a rare double tweet .calling Comey "a weak and untruthful slime ball". Read More »

Russian Federation shows 'evidence' to deny chemical attack

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The chairman of the worldwide affairs committee of Russia's upper house of parliament, Konstantin Kosachev, said the strikes were a violation of worldwide law and probably created to prevent investigators from the global chemical weapons watchdog from doing their work. Read More »

Pentagon Says 'Mission Accomplished' With Missile Strikes On Syria

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In an apparent slight at Trump, who claimed this week that the new missiles would be "nice, new and smart", Moscow said some of the equipment was designed as long ago as the 1950s. McKenzie says the strike will set Syria's chemical program back for years. "I urge the Security Council to assume its responsibilities and fill this gap". Read More »

If Trump draws red line, he enforces it: Nikki Haley warns Syria

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Trump's declaration of " mission accomplished " had an awkward historic ring. The building was central to Bashar Al-Assad's chemical weapons program. said it had warned that such actions would "not be left without consequences", adding that insulting President Vladimir Putin was "unacceptable and inadmissible". Read More »

3 takeaways from Game 1 vs. Blazers

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Rondo orchestrated New Orleans' offense with a vintage performance, setting up Davis for a several spectacular dunks and setting up a number of other teammates with close-range shots or open looks from the perimeter. Damon Lillard will have to be at his best also. You know, he was averaging (25.2) points, (12.9) rebounds per game. From the opening tip of game one, they have to be locked in, especially in one of the NBA's most hostile environments. Read More »

Pentagon on Syria strikes: 'We successfully hit every target'

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Chlorine, in contrast, has been used more widely in Syria's conflict without past USA reprisals, and the chemical itself is far easier to find and weaponise, experts say. Some in the Syrian community believe it was a small positive step in the right direction while others believe it will only cause more problems for the USA and American troops in Syria . Read More »

Pine Valley baseball debuts with win

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I told the kids this is what playoffs are, one game and we're out. The Warriors play Rosemont at home today and at Rosemont Friday. Before the rally from the Panthers, Seguin was up front by two runs. "He pitched better than we anticipated", Tom Schmitt said of Brady. They combined for four strikeouts, six walks and seven surrendered hits. "We're also hitting the ball better and more consistently than we were early on", he said. Read More »

UK: No public mood for Syria airstrikes

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US Ambassador Nikki Haley said, "If the Syrian regime uses this poisonous gas again, the United States is locked and loaded". Also today, two Israeli ministers said their country would continue to act to prevent Iran from establishing itself militarily in Syria . Read More »

Haley warns Assad: Trump 'watching,' USA work in Syria 'not done'

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Russia, whose ties with the West have sunk to levels of the Cold War-era, denies any gas attack in Douma and said Britain staged it to whip up anti-Russian hysteria. He was able to reach his family and is relieved that they are safe. However, airfields can easily be rebuilt. The text calls for a ceasefire resolution adopted in February but which never materialized to finally take hold and "demands" that President Bashar al-Assad's government engage in peace talks "in good faith, ... Read More »

Risks loom for Comey's book blitz

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Comey's book " A Higher Loyalty ", details his conversations with the President, mocks Trump's appearance, and slams the "forest fire that is the Trump presidency". "(Obama) looked directly at me", Comey recalled, according to The Washington Post . Comey also said the allegations in the dossier had not been verified at the time he left the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Read More »

Area Republicans: Ryan's retirement to have little local effect

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Ryan and his allies have been trying to head off a power struggle within the House GOP in the wake of his retirement announcement , which comes as the party is fighting to cling to its majority after November congressional elections. King tried to get Ryan to throw the president under the bus, asking him if " Trump fatigue" played a role in his decision to not run for reelection. Read More »

Snow winds down heading into Sunday

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We could see a mix of rain and snow move through quickly Tuesday night with maybe a bit of that lingering into early Wednesday. A record-breaking late winter storm will continue to affect the area for the rest of the weekend. At the most, five inches. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches, with localized amounts up around 6 inches A light glaze of ice is also possible. Read More »

Trump Slams Comey As 'Weak And Untruthful Slime Ball'

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I do know that, as of this writing, Special Counsel Mueller and his team are hard at work and the American people can have confidence that, unless their investigation is blocked in some fashion, they will get to the truth, whatever that is". Read More »

President Trump: US launches strikes on Syria

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And then yesterday, he told a group of lawmakers that he was looking into rejoining the TPP. Including the US, the member countries represented approximately 40 percent of global trade. We thank them both. Turkey is a USA ally despite considering certain Kurdish groups in the region to be terrorists while the US has backed those groups as a fighting force against ISIS. Read More »

Stormy Daniels may show up at Cohen hearing

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On Monday, Michael Cohen's office and hotel room were raided by a dozen Federal Bureau of Investigation agents on search warrants that had been executed by the US Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY, which Berman leads, according to Cohen's attorney Stephen Ryan. Read More »

Direct clash between US, Russia in Syria unlikely

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The Russian government will compile a list of USA nationals who will be forbidden to enter Russia , within the framework of a draft law on new sanctions, leader of the Russian LDPR party Vladimir Zhirinovsky said Friday . She would not seek approval from Parliament, the BBC said, despite calls from the opposition Labour Party for parliament to be given a say. There was no direct word from Russian President Vladimir Putin on the crisis, though he discussed the situation with Turkish ... Read More »

Hamilton quickest in both practice sessions for Chinese GP

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On Saturday, former world champion Damon Hill suggested that the performance of Ferrari indicated a shift in the power stakes and Hamilton accepts the era of domination is certainly over. Carlos Sainz and Romain Grosjean's Haas completed the top ten. "It's not going to be easy to beat Kimi and Sebastian tomorrow, they're the quickest on the straights too, so overtaking will be tough". Read More »

Long Ball: Gryphons hit six home runs in rout of rival Knights

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PBL - Baylee Cosgrove 1-3, 2 R, 2 BB. Offensively, the Cougars combined for 23 basehits in the twinbill with 11 coming in the opener and 12 in the nightcap. In the fourth inning, Cosgrove tripled to center field before Bender singled to center field to send Cosgrove across home plate for the go-ahead run. Read More »

Pentagon says Syria strikes 'hit every target'

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USA -led airstrikes against Syrian chemical targets drew words of support across the globe Saturday - mixed with some condemnation - hours after explosions rumbled through the capital of Damascus. The US and its allies fired more than 100 missiles at Syria. He said there were "no reports of losses" on USA and allies. "These limited strikes may serve to deter future chemical weapons use, but assuming they don't trigger escalation or a retaliation, they won't dramatically alter the course of ... Read More »