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US Gulf Coast prepares as Alberto brings wind, rain north - Washington Post

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 22:18

Washington Post

US Gulf Coast prepares as Alberto brings wind, rain north
Washington Post
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Florida, Alabama and Mississippi launched emergency preparations ahead of the arrival of Subtropical Storm Alberto, a slow-moving system expected to cause wet misery across the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast over the holiday ...
Storm Alberto: Florida, Alabama, Mississippi declare states of emergencyReuters
Mississippi, Florida, Alabama declare emergency ahead of storm AlbertoABC News
Florida, Mississippi and Alabama brace for Subtropical Storm Alberto with states of emergencyCNN
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Trump: Date and location for Kim summit 'hasn't changed' - CNN

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 20:35

CNN

Trump: Date and location for Kim summit 'hasn't changed'
CNN
Seoul, South Korea (CNN) US President Donald Trump seemed to revive hopes for a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next month, telling reporters at the Oval Office late Saturday, "we're looking at June 12th in Singapore. That hasn't changed.".
Kim Jong Un Still Committed To Meeting With Trump, South Korea SaysHuffPost
Seoul: North Korea committed to US summit, denuclearizationYahoo News
Trump optimistic about North Korea summit as Moon, Kim hold surprise meetingFox News
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Right-wing activist Tommy Robinson reportedly jailed after filming outside child grooming trial - Fox News

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 17:36

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Right-wing activist Tommy Robinson reportedly jailed after filming outside child grooming trial
Fox News
U.K. right-wing activist and journalist Tommy Robinson was arrested and reportedly jailed Friday after he filmed members of an alleged child grooming gang entering a court for trial -- but the details of his purported sentence remain murky after the ...
UK Arrests Islam Critic For Reporting On Grooming Gang TrialThe Daily Caller
Media Blackout after Anti-Islamist Activist Jailed in England for Reporting on Muslim Rape Gang TrialPJ Media

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A step closer to the true story of the plane shot down over Ukraine - Washington Post

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 13:22

Washington Post

A step closer to the true story of the plane shot down over Ukraine
Washington Post
THE SHOOT-DOWN of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 on July 17, 2014, over war-torn eastern Ukraine killed 298 people en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur. To this day, no one has been held to account — but investigators are making headway. Russia's ...

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US citizen to be freed two years after he traveled to Venezuela to get married - Washington Post

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 12:50

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US citizen to be freed two years after he traveled to Venezuela to get married
Washington Post
President Trump announced Saturday that Josh Holt, a U.S. citizen who had traveled to Venezuela to marry a woman he met online, had been released after two years in a Caracas jail. The Venezuelan government subsequently said both were on board a ...
Joshua Holt, American Citizen Held in Venezuela, Released, Trump AnnouncesNew York Times
Utah man incarcerated in Venezuela jail is on his way home, officials sayFox News
US citizen jailed for two years in Venezuela is releasedLos Angeles Times
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Syria says it has named a constitutional committee - Washington Post

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 10:45

Washington Post

Syria says it has named a constitutional committee
Washington Post
DAMASCUS, Syria — Syria's Foreign Ministry says it has handed to the Russian and Iranian ambassadors in Damascus a list of the members it has named to a committee to review the national constitution. Control over the constitutional process has been a ...
US warns Syria of 'firm' action over southern offensiveYahoo News

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White House to send team to Singapore to prepare in case Trump-Kim Jong Un summit takes place - ABC News

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 09:56

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White House to send team to Singapore to prepare in case Trump-Kim Jong Un summit takes place
ABC News
The White House is still planning to send a team to Singapore in case a summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un happens after all. Interested in North Korea? Add North Korea as an interest to stay up to date on the latest ...

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Erdogan calls on Turks to convert dollar, euros into lira - Reuters

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 08:48

Reuters

Erdogan calls on Turks to convert dollar, euros into lira
Reuters
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan called on Turks on Saturday to convert their dollar and euro savings into lira, as he sought to bolster the ailing currency which has lost some 20 percent of its value against the U.S. currency this ...
Turks feel pinch from currency slide ahead of pollsWashington Post

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May playing 'hide and seek' in Brexit talks, Barnier says - The Guardian

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 07:42

The Guardian

May playing 'hide and seek' in Brexit talks, Barnier says
The Guardian
Theresa May has been accused of playing “hide and seek” in the Brexit talks and attempting to pin the blame for the damaging consequences on Brussels, in a damning speech by the EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier. After a fraught week of ...
Barnier accuses UK of hide-and-seek approach to Brexit talksBT.com

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After Muqtada Al-Sadr's Surprise Win, Iraq's Political Leaders Try To Form Government - NPR

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 06:01

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After Muqtada Al-Sadr's Surprise Win, Iraq's Political Leaders Try To Form Government
NPR
Two weeks after parliamentary elections delivered a surprise win for Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, Iraq's divided political leaders are scrambling to put together the pieces of a coalition government. Sadr's Sa'iroun political bloc won 54 seats in ...
How did Iraq's Moqtada al-Sadr become a statesman? People just got used to himThe Boston Globe
Iraq's Sadr sends positive sign to both the US and IranAl-Monitor
Iraq's new kingmaker has transformed himself into an anti-corruption, anti-Iranian nationalistThe Independent

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Turks feel pinch from currency slide ahead of polls - Washington Post

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 03:42

Washington Post

Turks feel pinch from currency slide ahead of polls
Washington Post
YAVUZLAR, Turkey — Farmer Abdulkadir Cekic was already struggling to make a living, snowed under by a bank loan he took out for the purchase of a 130,000-euro harvesting machine. The tumbling of the Turkish currency, the lira, has hit him hard, ...

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Women's arrests cast doubt on Saudi Crown Prince's reforms - CNN

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 03:03

CNN

Women's arrests cast doubt on Saudi Crown Prince's reforms
CNN
(CNN) A recent crackdown on women's rights activists in Saudi Arabia has cast doubt over a much-touted reform agenda led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. At least 11 women's rights activists have been arrested in recent weeks, according to rights ...
Saudi arrests of female activists come amid prince's wider crackdownNBCNews.com
Reform in Reverse in Saudi ArabiaNew York Times
Saudi Arabia: Growing Crackdown on Women's Rights ActivistsHuman Rights Watch

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Venezuela's Maduro meets US senator after election, sanctions - Reuters

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 18:37

Reuters

Venezuela's Maduro meets US senator after election, sanctions
Reuters
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro met with U.S. Senator Bob Corker on Friday, the socialist-led government said, less than a week after Maduro was re-elected to a six-year term in a vote the United States did not recognize.
Venezuela's ex-oil czar sees economic collapse acceleratingWashington Post
Corker Meets With Venezuela's Maduro, Drawing Attack From RubioBloomberg
Leading Republican Senator Visits Venezuelan Strongman Maduro And Marco Rubio is Not HappyNewsweek
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Russian unit, GRU officer linked to 2014 shoot-down of airliner over Ukraine - Ars Technica

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 16:51

Ars Technica

Russian unit, GRU officer linked to 2014 shoot-down of airliner over Ukraine
Ars Technica
Officials from the Netherlands and Australia today formally stated that they are convinced Russia was responsible for the deployment of the "Buk" anti-aircraft missile system that shot down Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 (MH17) in 2014. The announcement ...
The Latest: Putin denies Russia responsible for MH17 downingTBO.com

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Trump Administration Plans to Revive ZTE, Prompting Backlash - New York Times

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 15:38

New York Times

Trump Administration Plans to Revive ZTE, Prompting Backlash
New York Times
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration told lawmakers it had reached a deal that would keep the Chinese telecom firm ZTE alive, a person familiar with the matter said, a move that could clear the way for further trade talks with China but provoke anger ...
Trump administration presents Capitol Hill with deal to rescue Chinese firm ZTEPolitico
Trump administration has briefed Congress on tentative deal with China's ZTECNN
Trump Team Seeks Truce With Congress Over ZTEWall Street Journal
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Dozens of Palestinians injured by Israeli gunfire, tear gas in Gaza border protests - Reuters

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 14:18

Reuters

Dozens of Palestinians injured by Israeli gunfire, tear gas in Gaza border protests
Reuters
GAZA BORDER (Reuters) - Dozens of Palestinians demonstrating at the Gaza border were injured by Israeli gunfire and tear gas on Friday, as the latest round of protests drew several thousand participants to the frontier. A female demonstrator runs for ...
In 1948, Palestinians lost land. But not to Israel.Washington Post
Can Hamas spin itself out of crisis?Al-Monitor
Dozens Of Palestinians Hurt In New Gaza Border ProtestForward
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Putin dismisses MH17 findings and says 'of course' Russia is not to blame for tragedy - Sky News

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 13:26

Sky News

Putin dismisses MH17 findings and says 'of course' Russia is not to blame for tragedy
Sky News
Vladimir Putin has hit back at an investigation that concluded Russia was responsible for shooting down flight MH17, telling reporters "of course" his country was not to blame. Dutch investigators revealed the findings of their long-running ...

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FBI: Hundreds of thousands of home, office routers targeted in cyber attack - 8News

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 13:18

8News

FBI: Hundreds of thousands of home, office routers targeted in cyber attack
8News
(KETK) -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation has put out a warning for owners of small office and home routers after they may have been compromised in a recent cyber attack. Owners should reboot their devices. In a post to their social media page, the ...

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