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World Trump Jr., Kushner met with Russian lawyer
Author: 0 Trump Jr., Kushner met with Russian lawyer

The June 9, 2016, meeting, two weeks after Trump clinched the Republican nomination, is the first confirmed private meeting between a Russian national and Trump's closest campaign advisers and the first time his son is known to have been involved, the newspaper reported .

World Linda Sarsour Asks Muslims To Form
Author: 0 Linda Sarsour Asks Muslims To Form "Jihad" Against Trump, Not To Assimilate

Speaking at the Islamic Society of North America convention over the weekend, Sarsour said Muslims needed to defend against Trump's policies by telling the truth and speaking out against him. Others came to her defense on social media and tried to provide context for the remarks and the word jihad , with some saying that the controversy underlined the need for more understanding around Islam in America.

World Chelsea Facing Striker Crisis as Diego Costa Set for Exit
Author: 0 Chelsea Facing Striker Crisis as Diego Costa Set for Exit

This news will intensify speculation that Conte will plan to make a late bid for Everton's Lukaku - but it looks like he will have to move fast to get his man. However, it is well known that Costa doesn't see eye-to-eye with Blues boss Antonio Conte and, according to The Telegraph's report, the fiery Brazilian-born Spanish worldwide has said his goodbye to his soon to be former teammates.

World Shane Lowry snaps at spectator at Irish Open
Author: 0 Shane Lowry snaps at spectator at Irish Open

McIlroy also missed the cut at the U.S. Open last month and hasn't had a victory so far in 2017, during which he has had two spells out because of a rib injury. "I'm not being very efficient with my scoring which is making it hard for myself". "It's disappointing because I felt like I was playing well coming into the week and I need to do some practice over the weekend and get ready for next week", McIlroy said.

World Venezuela Opposition Leader Leopoldo Lopez Gets House Arrest
Author: 0 Venezuela Opposition Leader Leopoldo Lopez Gets House Arrest

The surprise move took effect Friday, the court said in a tweet Saturday morning. (AP Photo/Alejandro Cegarra, File). Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez, who had been imprisoned since 2015 for inciting anti-government protests, was reportedly released to house arrest Saturday by the country's Supreme Court.

World Chris Christie to audition for sports radio gig
Author: 0 Chris Christie to audition for sports radio gig

A three-day government shutdown over how much control NJ can have over its largest insurer kept state facilities, like parks and beaches, closed. The West New York attorney says that under state ethics standards, no person of the executive branch can obtain a "special benefit" as a result of their position.

World Kenya's interior minister dies in hospital
Author: 0 Kenya's interior minister dies in hospital

We assure all Kenyans that the nation is secured and our forces are doing all they can to ensure our security", he said. "I take this opportunity to inform Kenyans there shall be no vacuum in securing our country. We will keep you updated on the condition of the late CS's wife. "I call on Kenyans across the political divide to mourn in peace and to uphold his singular mission of a peaceful, united Kenya, " Kenyatta said.

World Randall Park Joins ANT-MAN AND THE WASP As SHIELD Agent
Author: 0 Randall Park Joins ANT-MAN AND THE WASP As SHIELD Agent

He starred with Rudd in the 2014 comedy " They Came Together ", and appeared in " Snatched " and " The House ". Fresh Off the Boat star Randall Park has been cast in the upcoming Disney/Marvel film Ant-Man and the Wasp, according to Tracking Board .

World China built a 248-acre solar farm shaped like panda
Author: 0 China built a 248-acre solar farm shaped like panda

While the actual plant isn't quite as vivid as the sketch, it is nonetheless a significant addition to China's solar fleet. It will also produce 3.2 billion kilowatt-hours of solar energy in 25 years, according to PV Magazine . Construction of the panda solar farm began last November. China has created a solar farm in the shape of a giant panda. Mashable reports that the power plant is part of a UN Development Program (UNDP).

World Anti-Qatar bloc threatens further steps against Gulf state
Author: 0 Anti-Qatar bloc threatens further steps against Gulf state

Johnson, who embarked on his Gulf tour yesterday in Saudi Arabia, stressed that his visit is mainly to provide support for the Kuwaiti mediation efforts and building on Premier Theresa May's statement that the Gulf's security is one of Britain's as well.

Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp: Mohamed Salah brings speed to Liverpool's "really good squad"

The Egyptian winger was confirmed as Liverpool's second signing last month as Klopp moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Anfield ahead of next season. Salah's game is about much more than just pace, however. Last season, Salah scored 19 goals in 41 appearances for Roma , while also registering 15 assists.

World G20: Trump says he will visit London
Author: 0 G20: Trump says he will visit London

Trump and May are sitting down for a meeting Saturday while attending the G-20 summit of industrialized and developed nations. President Donald Trump has wrapped up his second European tour by searching for consensus with Asian allies Saturday on how to counter the "menace" of North Korea.

World Wimbledon officials say courts are doing fine
Author: 0 Wimbledon officials say courts are doing fine

Alison Riske proved her grass court prowess in stunning fashion on Thursday, sliding past an in-form No.12 seed Kristina Mladenovic , 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 to reach the third round at the Wimbledon Championships. "Because we have daily monitoring, we can keep a very tight rein on everything", he said. The hardness readings, the ball bounce, the live grass coverage.

World Barack Obama Holding Baby Photo Goes Viral
Author: 0 Barack Obama Holding Baby Photo Goes Viral

Jolene says the chance encounter with President Obama lasted about five minutes, and she noted there were two guys in black suits near the entrance, likely Secret Service. Mr. Obama spoke with Jolene about children growing up quickly, with former President Obama even picking up baby Giselle while Jackinsky snapped photos of the trio with big smiles.

World Suspected Islamist militants behead nine men in Kenya
Author: 0 Suspected Islamist militants behead nine men in Kenya

This is the second time the two villages in Lamu have been attacked by the terrorist group with the last incident reported in January past year where three people were shot dead after five gunmen came to the villages, searching for men. "They were slaughtered like chickens, using knives", said the witness. The group, however, have increasingly used bomb attacks in Kenya, killing at least 46 in Lamu and Mandera counties, according to the Associated Press.

World U.S. to conduct flight test of ballistic missile defense system
Author: 0 U.S. to conduct flight test of ballistic missile defense system

North Korea's first intercontinental ballistic missile test has shifted the dynamic in the confrontation with Washington over its nuclear and missile programmes. The drill simulated the two United States bombers destroying enemy ballistic missile batteries and South Korean jets mounting precision strikes against underground enemy command posts, the South's air force said.

World Jeff Green Signs 1-Year, $2.3 Million Deal With Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 Jeff Green Signs 1-Year, $2.3 Million Deal With Cleveland Cavaliers

What the Cavaliers need most to compete with the elite teams in the National Basketball Association and especially the Golden State Warriors are players who can defend and shoot from beyond the three-point line. Green , 30, has played 12 years in the National Basketball Association and has a career average of 13.5 points a game with a field goal percentage of.435.

World Mom Shows Bizarre Behavior While in Court for Killing Children and Husband
Author: 0 Mom Shows Bizarre Behavior While in Court for Killing Children and Husband

The mother of the children has been detained, according to police. We have several reporters on the way to the scene - Watch Channel 2 Action News for new details. Their slain father was Martin Romero, 33, Pihera said. Meanwhile, police have said that the mother was cooperating in the investigation but has yet to offer any explanation for the killings.

World Wimbledon 2017: Angelique Kerber fights back to beat Shelby Rogers
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Angelique Kerber fights back to beat Shelby Rogers

Kerber was the runner-up to Serena Williams at the All England Club previous year. If both players win on Thursday, they will meet in the third round. Kerber faces Spanish 14th seed Garbine Muguruza , another former Wimbledon runner-up, for a place in the quarter-finals. The last British woman to win Wimbledon was Virginia Wade in 1977.

World Shriram Group agree to finalise merger in 90 days
Author: 0 Shriram Group agree to finalise merger in 90 days

The merger proposal will need clearances from the Reserve Bank of India, the Securities and Exchange Board of India, the Competition Commission of India and the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India, said Ajay Piramal, chairman of Piramal Enterprises Ltd and Shriram Capital Ltd, the flagship company of Shriram Group.

World New York Yankees' Aaron Judge breaks Joe DiMaggio's rookie HR record
Author: 0 New York Yankees' Aaron Judge breaks Joe DiMaggio's rookie HR record

Aaron Judge broke Joe DiMaggio's franchise rookie record with his 30th home run Friday against the Brewers. Steiner Sports is auctioning off a game-worn jersey that Judge wore in his Major League Baseball debut. The Yankees lost Friday's game 9-4 to the Brewers. "I wish all 30 were game-winners, but it really doesn't mean nothing", Judge said. For his power efforts, the outfielder will join Sanchez in the 2017 Home Run Derby, which also features another young talent in Los Angeles ...

World Jaitley launches app to help users verify 'GST rates finder'
Author: 0 Jaitley launches app to help users verify 'GST rates finder'

If the GST is a game changer then the " GST Rates Finder " mobile app would be a milestone in India's tax history. "Mobile app "GST Rates Finder" is available on android platform and will soon be available on iOS platform", Finance Ministry said in a tweet.

World Here Are The Revised Allowances
Author: 0 Here Are The Revised Allowances

The recommendations allowance will benefit 34 lakh Civilian employees and 14 lakh Defence Forces personnel, said the ministry. HRA has been one of the talking points since 7th Pay Commission was formed as it makes up a substantial share in salaries of central government employees.