• Trump preps for G20 with calls to European Union leaders
Trump preps for G20 with calls to European Union leaders

His last diplomatic foray greeted with mixed reaction from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members, and a Pew poll last month showing a sharp decline in the image of the US overseas. Another British official said no firm plan had yet been made for Trump's state visit to Britain. In the conversation with Abe, the White House said both leaders w...

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  • President Donald Trump's most memorable tweets
President Donald Trump's most memorable tweets

The tweet , which was posted on Trump's personal account, was then retweeted by the official presidential Twitter , KTLA reported . On the one hand, it's hard to imagine the president doesn't have anything better to do than moan about the "fake news" - a term his followers routinely misuse, instead pretending bad analysis is "fake news" when...

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  • BTG plc (LON:BTG) Given Average Rating of
BTG plc (LON:BTG) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts

Fission Uranium Corp (TSE:FCU) has 0.00% since July 3, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. The Company provides a range of services, including road transport, warehousing and value added services. Mangrove Prtn holds 8.44M shares or 3.8% of its portfolio. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 1,583,351 shares of the company's...

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  • Trump Calls Arab Leaders About Ongoing Qatar Dispute
Trump Calls Arab Leaders About Ongoing Qatar Dispute

The four states stated that if Qatar does not comply with the demands , the crisis with Doha will continue and they will impose additional sanctions . Qatar denied the accusations and called the collective decision "unjustified". The demands included: Cutting back Qatar's diplomatic ties to Iran , shuttering the Qatari media outlet "Al-Ja...

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  • Reaction muted on first day of China bond link
Reaction muted on first day of China bond link

The Hong Kong-based asset management arm of Bank of China Ltd said it was the first institution to complete the two bond trades as well as the first onshore yuan spot trade under the bond connect program, according to a statement . Investors are cautious about entering the Chinese market, with the instability of the Chinese currency as well as...

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  • Liddell on White House salary of just US$30000
Liddell on White House salary of just US$30000

Surely, she must be working hard to make sure the gap is closed and that the White House presents itself as an example to the American labor economy. "Projected four-year savings on the White House payroll could top $22 million", Adam Andrzejewski, CEO of Open The Books, writes for Forbes.

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  • Trump honors veterans, talks religious rights
Trump honors veterans, talks religious rights

We won, and they lost, ' Trump said. The president said that the press "destroyed themselves" by revealing their true intent to the American people. Three journalists, including the executive editor of a new investigative branch, have left CNN following the retraction. Before taking off from Bedminster, New Jersey, to travel to the event in Was...

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  • Mali: Macron in Mali Sunday for Launch of Sahel Anti-Terror Force
Mali: Macron in Mali Sunday for Launch of Sahel Anti-Terror Force

France on Sunday pledged support to a new African anti-terrorism force in the Sahel region, announcing a contribution of 9 million dollars (8 million Euros) toward its creation by the end of the year. In mid-June, the UN Security Council unanimously approved a resolution welcoming the deployment of the new force with troops contributed by the G5 Sa...

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  • Delhi University: Without outsider mix, culture curry to be bland
Delhi University: Without outsider mix, culture curry to be bland

Moreover, state universities like Ambedkar University, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University already have 85% seats reserved for Delhi students. AAP MLA Saurabh Bhardwaj pooled in the suggestion that a delegation of all legislators, headed by BJP MLA Jagdish Pradhan, should hold a meeting with the HRD Minister and request him to provide ...

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  • Arrest made in Incoming JU student killed in Pennsylvania road rage incident
Arrest made in Incoming JU student killed in Pennsylvania road rage incident

Meanwhile, Desper's red pick-up truck "took off like a bat out of hell", according to Hogan. After the shooting, township police, Chester County Detectives and another law enforcement agencies began a manhunt for the shooter, working from eye witness accounts, sharing details through local media and social media, both of which township Police Chi...

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  • Chris Christie spends weekend in state park after ordering New Jersey shutdown
Chris Christie spends weekend in state park after ordering New Jersey shutdown

Christie reportedly joined his family, including his wife and children, and other guests at the park, where authorities are blocking any other visitors from setting foot over the long holiday weekend. Several sources have told NJBIZ in the past few days that Horizon would be willing to negotiate, but language in the bill that determines what an exc...

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  • NewsAlert: All-star point guard Kyle Lowry to re-sign with Toronto Raptors
NewsAlert: All-star point guard Kyle Lowry to re-sign with Toronto Raptors

Plus, the market hasn't exactly unfolded in Lowry's favour and a return to the Raptors seems inevitable at this point. Acquired from the Orlando Magic in a trade for Terrence Ross and a first-round pick, Ibaka averaged 14.2 points and 6.8 rebounds in 23 games after the All-Star break deal.

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  • Chinese scholar believed dead; man charged with kidnapping
Chinese scholar believed dead; man charged with kidnapping

The affidavit filed alleges that on June 9, Christensen was driving the black Saturn Astra as it stopped next to Zhang on the brink of UIUC campus at approximately 2:00 pm. She had just arrived at the University of IL in late April. The affidavit says investigators obtained consent from Christensen's roommate to search the residence, where th...

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  • Trump Once Again Scrambles GOP's Efforts to Repeal and Replace Obamacare
Trump Once Again Scrambles GOP's Efforts to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

By this week's end, he wants to nail down changes that would assure the bill's passage after Congress' weeklong July 4 recess. On Friday , Sasse released a letter to the president suggesting that if an agreement is not reached by the day that members return from their weeklong recess, the president should call on Congress to repeal the Affordable ...

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  • Louisville mayor says California travel ban costing city
Louisville mayor says California travel ban costing city

She adds that California's travel ban "represents an unforeseen effect of passing potentially discriminatory legislation", and "should serve as a warning to members of the General Assembly that passing discriminatory legislation not only takes a human toll, but can also have significant financial consequences for the commonwealth's economy".

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  • Helmut Kohl: Leaders pay tribute to German reunifier in Strasbourg
Helmut Kohl: Leaders pay tribute to German reunifier in Strasbourg

Mr Kohl worked for German reunification as others hesitated, Mrs Merkel said, adding that his motivation was always that there should be no more war in Europe. "Without Helmut Kohl, the lives of millions of people who until 1990 lived behind the wall would have gone totally different". "I could tell you stories as well", she said.

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  • Theatres in Tamil Nadu to stop screening films from July 3rd
Theatres in Tamil Nadu to stop screening films from July 3rd

More than 800 theaters will shut down in Tamil Nadu to protest against GST (Goods and Services Tax) from 3rd July. As per the newly implemented GST, theaters which sell tickets above RS 100 should pay 28% tax and theaters which sell tickets below RS 100 should pay 18% tax.

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  • Severe Thunderstorm Watch For Baltimore And Surrounding Counties
Severe Thunderstorm Watch For Baltimore And Surrounding Counties

A watch means conditions are favorable for storms with wind speeds of at least 59 miles per hour and/or hail 1 inch in diameter. The National Weather Service storm prediction center has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Philadelphia and its surrounding counties.

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  • For Greater Boston, showers and storms overnight Friday
For Greater Boston, showers and storms overnight Friday

Highs in the mid-80s are also expected at the beaches due to the sea breeze. High temperatures reach into the 80s this weekend . A warm front crossing New Hampshire is bringing humidity, rising temperatures and storm chances into the forecast to start the holiday weekend .

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  • Florida claims first College World Series championship
Florida claims first College World Series championship

And the Gators have had more pitching depth. Horvath moved to second when Coomes dropped a pickoff throw. Zach Watson got an infield single. India went to third and Langworthy advanced to second on a sacrifice bunt by Michael Rivera. But after a strikeout, Schwarz fielded a chopper and threw home to cut down Kramer Robertson at the plate with...

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  • RT America: Trump pledges 'federal help' to stop violent crime in Chicago
RT America: Trump pledges 'federal help' to stop violent crime in Chicago

Chicago Police Department officials planned a news conference Friday afternoon to announce the permanent expansion of the Chicago bureau of the Department of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said. When President Donald Trump tweeted in January that he'd " send in the feds! ". In 2013, the then-businessman and TV perso...

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  • India of 2017 is different from India of 1962: said Jaitley
India of 2017 is different from India of 1962: said Jaitley

On Thursday, the Bhutan's Foreign Ministry has also issued a statement underlining that the construction of the road inside Bhutanese territory is a direct violation of the agreements between Bhutan and China . The alignment of India's diplomatic interests with Bhutan will only make New Delhi's position stronger vis-a-vis China at a time when ...

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  • Israeli jets strike Syrian military positions near Golan Heights
Israeli jets strike Syrian military positions near Golan Heights

An Israeli warplane struck a Syrian army post on Friday, hours after stray fire from Syria's civil war hit the Israeli Golan Heights, in the 16th such spillover just this week, the IDF said. Whoever attacks us - we will attack him. Israel has struck three Syrian regime positions this week, with no fatalities reported. "This is our policy and we...

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  • Oscar Mayer introduces the Wienerfleet - including the WienerDrone and WienerCycle
Oscar Mayer introduces the Wienerfleet - including the WienerDrone and WienerCycle

Enter the WienerDrone , created to reach hungry hot dog eaters in remote locations. The fleet will now include the Wienermobile , WienerMini , WienerRover, WienerCycle, and even a WienerDrone. The head of marketing said in a news release that these vehicles show that the brand is "committed to going where other hot dogs can't". "So, we've ex...

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  • Afternoon storms this weekend
Afternoon storms this weekend

Areas of low clouds and patchy fog will form due to the high humidity. The storms are expected to continue through the latter half of the day Saturday and into the evening. Today (Thursday): Sunshine dominates most of the day with just limited clouds at times. Overnight lows mainly stick in the low to mid-70s. Partly sunny skies will be overhe...

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  • Trump's voter commission asks for state voter info, California says no
Trump's voter commission asks for state voter info, California says no

The Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity asked election officials across the country for voter information, including names, political party affiliation and voter history. Within 24 hours of the letter being sent to states this week, officials in 10 of them said they would refuse to comply with the request. Vice President Penc...

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  • New deal gives Porte big pre-Tour boost
New deal gives Porte big pre-Tour boost

Froome crashed into the back of Porte during last year's Tour while the pair were racing up Mont Ventoux, leading to the Team Sky rider running up the mountain . "This is potentially my fourth Tour de France title I'm here to try to get. Now I'm looking forward to being part of Team Sky's future". "To start the Tour with Froomey will be a spec...

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  • Texas Supreme Court blocks marriage benefits for married same-sex couples
Texas Supreme Court blocks marriage benefits for married same-sex couples

In a unanimous decision, the Texas court reversed a lower court's ruling upholding the city of Houston's decision to extend benefits to the same-sex spouses of city employees, and sent the case back to the lower court to be retried. When a married woman gives birth in Arkansas, state law generally requires the name of the mother's male spouse to ...

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  • Bribery charge against Brazilian president reaches parliament
Bribery charge against Brazilian president reaches parliament

In order for judicial proceedings to start, the corruption accusation has to be endorsed by at least two thirds in the Chamber of Deputies, which is the lower house of Brazil's Congress. Several top lawmakers allied with the ruling coalition have told Reuters they are concerned that multiple votes to protect a deeply unpopular leader could erode ...

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  • Tornadoes, Damage Reported As Severe Weather Strikes Midwest
Tornadoes, Damage Reported As Severe Weather Strikes Midwest

A storm that moved through parts of Iowa Wednesday, June 28th produced several funnel clouds and tornado touch downs. The American Red Cross has dispatched volunteers and resources to areas that were damaged by severe storms, including the Linn County town of Prairieburg which was struck by a tornado.

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