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World Philippines apologises to Kuwait over 'maid rescues'
Author: 0 Philippines apologises to Kuwait over 'maid rescues'

Official news agency KUNA said the Philippine ambassador had been given a week to leave, amid a diplomatic row between the two nations sparked by the murder of a Filipina maid in the oil-rich state. The employers did not hand over their passports. Duterte's spokesman Harry Roque said part of an agreement with Kuwait was to seek assurance it would to bring those who abused Filipino workers to justice.

World Accused Waffle House killer in Nashville had laptop drive wiped
Author: 0 Accused Waffle House killer in Nashville had laptop drive wiped

Salida Police Chief Terry Clark said Monday that after officers contacted Reinking and he reported the alleged harassment by Swift, that officers declined to continue investigating his claims. "It's nice to see them getting back to how it was before this all happened". After the younger Reinking quit his job with the Colorado crane company past year, Ken Sustrich called Jeffrey Reinking to say he was anxious about his son's mental health, the Salida police report said.

World Police say that Avicii's cause of death is 'not suspicious'
Author: 0 Police say that Avicii's cause of death is 'not suspicious'

The crowd listened to " Wake Me Up " - one of Avicii's biggest hits - blaring from speakers. The track, featuring singer Aloe Blacc, reflects on aging with the line, "I wish I could stay forever this young". According to TMZ , the star's older brother, David Bergling, has arrived in Oman to try and determine what happened to the DJ. It left fans around the world confused as to how such a bright light could be extinguished so early.

World Indian guru jailed for life for teen rape
Author: 0 Indian guru jailed for life for teen rape

In August, 2013, a girl had allegedly accused the godman figure of assaulting her in his ashram at Jodhpur . He has been jailed for life. While the other two got 20-year term in jail in the case. But Asaram fell from public grace in 2013, after he was arrested for the minor's rape in Jodhpur . Outside the ashram of self-styled godman Asaram at Motera on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, the usual buzz was missing on Wednesday.

World Following ZTE, Huawei faces investigation for violation of U.S. sanctions
Author: 0 Following ZTE, Huawei faces investigation for violation of U.S. sanctions

Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control subpoena, issued in December 2016, following a Commerce Department subpoena that summer. Internal ZTE documents posted on the Commerce Department website cited a rival, referred to only as "F7", as also violating USA export controls in sales of equipment to Iran.

World Leahy asks Sessions to recuse himself from Cohen probe
Author: 0 Leahy asks Sessions to recuse himself from Cohen probe

Attorney's Office of the Southern District of NY. People close to Trump keep suggesting that Cohen is likely to "flip" - or cooperate with the government by providing information on others in exchange for a lesser punishment. Of course, Cohen hasn't even been charged, though his attorney said at a hearing last week in a lawsuit by Stormy Daniels that he expects an indictment could come within 90 days.

Author: 0 How the Yankees reacted to Gleyber Torres' 1st hit

For the Tuesday game, Minnesota will be going with RHP Jose Berrios . LaMarre's career ERA goes from 0.00 to 5.40, as he's given up one run in 1.2 career innings of work. Berrios has been very solid so far this season, and Sabathia just isn't as overwhelming as he once was. Look for him to handcuff the Yankees enough that the Twins scrape out a win here.

World Saudi Arabia restricts drone operations following palace incident
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia restricts drone operations following palace incident

Until the new guidelines are adopted, drone enthusiast must obtain police permission to fly their devices in " permitted sites " only, the ministry said. The decision comes a day after security agencies shot down a recreational drone near the king's palace in Riyadh. Saudi Arabia is also embroiled in a long running conflict in its southern neighbour Yemen, dubbed by the United Nations as the world's worst humanitarian crisis .

World Dallas police officers shot and critically wounded, authorities say
Author: 0 Dallas police officers shot and critically wounded, authorities say

A civilian was also shot during the incident and their condition is unknown at this time. The surviving officers was taken to a local hospital, one television station said. Highway 75 and Forest Lane. At a press conference on Tuesday night, Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings gave a few more details regarding the shooting.

World In Message to Trump, Europe and Mexico Announce Trade Pact
Author: 0 In Message to Trump, Europe and Mexico Announce Trade Pact

The EU-Mexico Global Agreement will make all trade in goods between the EU and Mexico duty-free, including in the agricultural sector. Since the previous EU-Mexico agreement came into force in 2000, trade between the two parties has risen around 8% per year.

World Rental van mows down pedestrians in Toronto, killing 9 and injuring 16
Author: 0 Rental van mows down pedestrians in Toronto, killing 9 and injuring 16

Speaking at a news conference Monday night, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders raised the initial death toll of nine to 10, saying another victim had died at a hospital. He "just starting hitting everybody", an eyewitness told Canadian television network CTV. "There were a lot of pedestrians out enjoying, a lot of witnesses out enjoying the sunny afternoon", Yuen said.

World US grants reprieve to Rusal, says will weigh impact on allies
Author: 0 US grants reprieve to Rusal, says will weigh impact on allies

The U.S. said it will provide sanctions relief to United Co. Prices of aluminium have gone up by 30 per cent over the last two weeks post the U.S. sanctions on Rusal, one of the leading manufacturers of the metal globally, the domestic rating agency said in a statement.

World Kim's 'bitter sorrow' as N. Korea bus crash kills 32 Chinese tourists
Author: 0 Kim's 'bitter sorrow' as N. Korea bus crash kills 32 Chinese tourists

The vast majority of foreign tourists to North Korea are Chinese, with the Cold War-era allies sharing a long land border and operating flights between the two countries. We believe this concept should be a critical component of any effort to verifiably and irreversibly dismantle North Korea's nuclear weapons and related programs, as well as prevent future proliferation of weapons, material or know-how.

World Senate Foreign Relations Committee approves Pompeo
Author: 0 Senate Foreign Relations Committee approves Pompeo

Pompeo became one of Trump's closest advisers during his 15 months as Central Intelligence Agency director. In the days leading up to Monday's vote, Pompeo was widely expected to advance to the full Senate without a favorable recommendation from the Foreign Relations Committee.

World Macron to make state visit to US
Author: 0 Macron to make state visit to US

He warned against leaving a vacuum in Syria once the war with Daesh is over, adding that it will most likely be filled by Iran and Bashar al-Assad. Macron will offer an oak sapling taken from the scene of a key World War One battle, where the Marine Corps repelled a German offensive in the final year of the conflict nearly exactly a century ago, the French presidency said on Sunday.

World Earth Day targets scourge of plastic pollution
Author: 0 Earth Day targets scourge of plastic pollution

The art surely grabed the attention of passer-bys and it urged people to stop plastic pollution. In his message on Earth Day, the minister said that our lives depend on biological diversity, adding that species and ecosystems are disappearing at an unsustainable rate and we humans are responsible.

World Liverpool's Mo Salah wins PFA player of the year award
Author: 0 Liverpool's Mo Salah wins PFA player of the year award

The 25-year-old has also been banging in the goals in Europe, leading Liverpool to a Champions League semi-final clash with Roma. International Egyptian player Mohamed Salah succeeded to be the second Arabic and African player to win the Premier League Player of the Year after Algerian Riyad Mahrez won it in the 2015/2016 season.

World Amazon.com Limiting Reviews Of James Comey's 'A Higher Loyalty'
Author: 0 Amazon.com Limiting Reviews Of James Comey's 'A Higher Loyalty'

And some of Trump's ire at Flynn came from the White House's delay in responding to a congratulatory phone call from Russian President Vladimir Putin . In the memo the identity of the first leader to call Mr Trump was blacked out as classified, but officials have now confirmed that it was Mr Putin.

World G7 foreign ministers gather in Canada
Author: 0 G7 foreign ministers gather in Canada

The U.S. ambassador to Canada said Sunday that President Donald Trump is leading worldwide efforts to persuade North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons. Chaired by Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland, the meeting was attended by the foreign ministers of the United States, Italy, France, Canada, Germany, Britain and Japan as well as the European Union representative.

Author: 0 The politics behind move to impeach chief justice of India Dipak Misra

The notice comes a day after a bench headed by Justice Misra refused a probe into the death of special CBI judge B.H. Loya, but Azad denied any connection. The Minister said that the Congress party had problems with the EVM when they lost out in the elections. Advocate Prashant Bhushan, whose NGO is a petitioner in the case, has demanded an "in-house inquiry" against the CJI, claiming there is "prima-facie evidence" raising doubts against his involvement in the graft scandal.

World Shotgun in guitar case was used in school shooting
Author: 0 Shotgun in guitar case was used in school shooting

Bouche showed little emotion as he stood before a Marion County judge. The shot wounded one 17-year-old student, who was treated at a local hospital for a non-life threatening ankle injury. The scene unfolded shortly after 8:30 a.m. EDT, when the school resource officer heard a loud sound and reacted, Sheriff Billy Woods said during a press conference .

World James Comey feels sorry for Donald Trump
Author: 0 James Comey feels sorry for Donald Trump

Reince Priebus asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation if it was keeping tabs on Flynn. "Except the part about the killers, because we aren't the kind of killers that Putin is", Comey wrote in the February 8 memo . "The President brought up the "Golden Showers thing" and said it really bothered [him] if his wife had any doubt about it". Less than two weeks before the election, which he and most others saw as a surefire win for Clinton, he announced the Clinton email case had been reopened ...

World Watch Jeb Bush give a touching eulogy for his mom Barbara Bush
Author: 0 Watch Jeb Bush give a touching eulogy for his mom Barbara Bush

First Lady Melania has arrived in Houston to pay our respects. Flags were flown at half-mast for the wife of the nation's 41st president and mother of the nation's 43rd as the service began. President Trump did not attend the funeral "to avoid disruptions due to added security, and out of respect for the Bush Family and friends attending the service", the White House said.

World Local high school students walk-out on the 19th anniversary of Columbine
Author: 0 Local high school students walk-out on the 19th anniversary of Columbine

The planned protest led to some controversy at South Gate High School that drew the ACLU's attention. Minnesota student leaders aimed to take a broader focus than Friday's national walkouts, which centered on school violence. "These children have grown up, 19 years ago with Columbine, only knowing about school shootings", parent Nicollette Hickman said. "We should be learning", he said.