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Senior Israeli Officer: Hard to Believe Assad Didn't Know About Gas Attack Senior Israeli Officer: Hard to Believe Assad Didn't Know About Gas Attack
- May 01, 2017

The United States blamed the chemical attack on the opposition-held town of Khan Sheikhoun on the government and fired almost 60 missiles at a Syrian air base in response. The air strike consisted in launching a chemical weapon with sarin gas. According to the sources, the planes were transferred in order to protect them from another American attack and to deter the United States from attacking the Syrian regime. (more...)
Gabriel Jesus comes to Man City's rescue at Middlesbrough Gabriel Jesus comes to Man City's rescue at Middlesbrough
- May 01, 2017

City instantly improved and grabbed an equaliser, albeit in controversial circumstances, when Kevin Friend pointed to the spot as Sane went to ground and Sergio Aguero coolly slotted home the penalty. We competed against a top team there, leading as well. Sane told Guardiola that it was definitely a foul, but the manager would only say: "I don't complain about the penalties that have happened to us in the season". (more...)
Trump critiques media, relives campaign enthusiasm at 100-day rally Trump critiques media, relives campaign enthusiasm at 100-day rally
- May 01, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP ) - Prominent Washington journalists, if not Hollywood stars, celebrated the First Amendment during the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner , an event that lacked the glitter of past years because of the absence of the president of the United States. (more...)
So, Are We Going to War with North Korea, or Not? So, Are We Going to War with North Korea, or Not?
- May 01, 2017

It was seen as a direct slap in the face to South Korea, which has withstood a series of economic retaliatory measures by China for deciding to host the USA system. China's foreign ministry has yet to confirm these remarks, although Beijing remains committed to employing sanctions imposed under U.N. Security Council resolutions. (more...)
Turkish military convoy moves closer to Syrian Kurds Turkish military convoy moves closer to Syrian Kurds
- May 01, 2017

It said that Turkey had pressed ahead with the air strikes despite USA objections and this "should serve as a warning for what could lie in store". The private Ihlas news agency reported the convoy was heading to southeastern Sanliurfa province from Kilis in the west. (more...)
Facebook suspect ordered nuggets and fries. Employees called 911, delayed the fries Facebook suspect ordered nuggets and fries. Employees called 911, delayed the fries
- May 01, 2017

Stephens was wanted on an aggravated murder charge after a 74-year-old man was shot to death in OH while picking up aluminium cans on Sunday, after spending Easter with his family. Police in Philadelphia say they have "no indication" that the suspect in an apparently random killing in Cleveland is in Philadelphia. Ducharme said employees there "weren't 100 percent sure, but we had a pretty good idea" that the man was Stephens. (more...)
Trump did not clear Duterte invitation with State Department Trump did not clear Duterte invitation with State Department
- May 01, 2017

Donald Trump during the phone conversation expressed his desire to welcome Rodrigo Duterte in Washington. Mr Duterte has warned the United States against playing into North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's hands. USA official says President Trump's invitation to Rodrigo Duterte to the White House is mostly about North Korea. The two men, who have drawn comparisons for their tough rhetoric, also discussed the Philippine government's fight against drugs. (more...)
US Airstrike Killed 8 Al-Qaida Operatives in Yemen US Airstrike Killed 8 Al-Qaida Operatives in Yemen
- May 01, 2017

The early morning United States drone strike targeted a auto in Jeef province on the linking road between Marib and Baida provinces, killing four members of Al-Qaeda. The increased bombing comes after a botched American raid against AQAP killed a number of civilians on January 29. That raid, during which USA special operations forces entered an AQAP compound in Yakla, killed a Navy SEAL and several Yemeni civilians, including a child with U.S. (more...)
Chinese foreign ministers meet amid high tensions in Korean peninsula Chinese foreign ministers meet amid high tensions in Korean peninsula
- May 01, 2017

The UNSC also called for "a political and diplomatic solution" to the issue during the meeting, the statement added. The Russian side was represented by Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov. "Failing to act now on the most pressing security issue in the world may bring catastrophic consequences". The situation on the Korean peninsula became especially tense during recent months since North Korea carried out a series of missile launches and nuclear tests in violation of the UN Security ... (more...)
Cleveland murder suspect Steve Stephens kills himself after pursuit Cleveland murder suspect Steve Stephens kills himself after pursuit
- May 01, 2017

Police picked up the trail in a chase that lasted 2 miles before Stephens took his own life, authorities said. "There was a short pursuit in which the vehicle was stopped". Additionally, the authors reviewed published material and found that "most shooters desired fame and wished to emulate a previous mass shooter". "This started with one tragedy and ended with another person taking their own life", said Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams. (more...)
The challenges of Harry the Prince The challenges of Harry the Prince
- May 01, 2017

William and Harry also spoke candidly about how they didn't talk much about their mother's death as they grew up without her. William was 15 and Harry was 12 when Princess Diana died in a auto crash in 1997. "Nothing can really prepare you for that". But at some point, he said, "someone has to lead and has to be fearless enough to force that conversation". (more...)
Do not politicise Naxal attack on CRPF: Jitendra to Oppon Do not politicise Naxal attack on CRPF: Jitendra to Oppon
- May 01, 2017

Following the ghastly attack by Maoists at Sukma in Chhattisgarh on March 24, several media reports made one believe that the government was failing in its mission against the Naxal menace. This number was three times the number of police personnel killed. Mr. Kumar said though the CRPF personnel were in a large group, they were in two different parties. (more...)
Trump adviser to leave White House Trump adviser to leave White House
- May 01, 2017

President Trump: Obamacare is "a catastrophe created exclusively by the Democrats in Congress" https://t.co/VC6XrrEADB - CNN Politics (@CNNPolitics) April 30, 2017 Among those on hand for the 100 day rally was Vice President Mike Pence, who told the cheering audience that President Trump was doing what he promised during the 2016 campaign. (more...)
Taliban launches annual offensive in Afghanistan Taliban launches annual offensive in Afghanistan
- May 01, 2017

Two US troops were killed Wednesday while fighting IS militants near the blast-site, the Pentagon has said , highlighting the price of its continuing role in the conflict. A spokesman for the U.S. military in Afghanistan, Capt William Salvin said the deaths occurred in the same valley where the United States had dropped a massive bomb on a complex of fortified tunnels it says were being used by the Islamic State terror group. (more...)
Asean Leaders Join Cambodia in Softening Tone Toward China Asean Leaders Join Cambodia in Softening Tone Toward China
- May 01, 2017

When Duterte hosts a summit of Southeast Asian leaders this weekend, the spotlight will be on him. Chinese officials pressed for words that might allude to last year's global arbitration ruling to be kept out of the statement, the diplomats said, particularly the term "full respect for legal and diplomatic processes". (more...)
Senator Challenges Trump's NRA Speech With Moving Twitter Memorial to Victims Senator Challenges Trump's NRA Speech With Moving Twitter Memorial to Victims
- May 01, 2017

The NRA was a huge ally to Trump during his rise past year, endorsing him earlier than it usually offers its support to candidates and spending huge sums to help boost him in some key states . This means " always " supporting " the incredible men and women of law enforcement ", many of whom are also members of the NRA "because our police know that responsible gun ownership saves lives and that the right of self-defense is essential to public safety", Trump said. (more...)
Coast Guard rescues two from sinking boat off Montauk Coast Guard rescues two from sinking boat off Montauk
- May 01, 2017

According to a Coast Guard press release, one of the individuals sent a distress call at approximately 3:30 p.m., and said their 10-foot foldable boat was taking on water and drifting away from the beach. and hoisted two of the people to Port Isabel-Cameron County Airport, then returned and hoisted the remaining two to the same location. The crew safely transferred the pair from their boat, The Eleventh Hour, and took them to New Hope Boat Ramp in Apex. (more...)
U.S., Japan agree China should play larger role on North Korea U.S., Japan agree China should play larger role on North Korea
- May 01, 2017

Saturday's parade in Pyongyang to honor the country's founder featured a senior North Korean official warning of nuclear war if the country is attacked. He did not comment on what might have caused the missile to fail. The other called for a freeze on U.S. A main difference between President Donald Trump's North Korea policy and that of his predecessor, Barack Obama, is the potential for using military force, a United States congressman said Tuesday. (more...)
After Nationwide Manhunt, Facebook Murderer Takes His Own Life After Nationwide Manhunt, Facebook Murderer Takes His Own Life
- May 01, 2017

He was wanted on an aggravated murder charge in the shooting death of a 74-year-old man who was picking up aluminum cans on Sunday after spending Easter with his family. And so, she said, "each one of us forgives the killer, the murderer". "We have a lot of work to do and we will keep doing all we can to prevent tragedies like this", Zuckerberg said during his keynote address. (more...)
Tensions Escalate In Wake Of North Korea's Most Recent Missile Launch Tensions Escalate In Wake Of North Korea's Most Recent Missile Launch
- May 01, 2017

The missile launched Saturday blew up over land in North Korean territory, said US Navy Cmdr. The South Korean Defense Ministry has repeatedly said the country will provide the land but won't foot the bill for the system, which is created to protect against the threat of missiles from North Korea . (more...)