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United States reaches agreement to lift ZTE ban with conditions United States reaches agreement to lift ZTE ban with conditions
- May 28, 2018

Reports from the New York Times and Reuters said the deal brokered by the Commerce Department would require ZTE to pay a substantial fine, place American compliance officers at the firm and change its current management team. Meanwhile many United States lawmakers remain opposed to a ZTE deal for national security reasons. Now Donal Trump has again tweeted on May 25 saying, "Senator Schumer and Obama Administration let phone company ZTE flourish with no security checks . (more...)
South Korea's Moon: North Korea still committed to full denuclearization
- May 28, 2018

Speaking at length in St. Petersburg, Macron said that the global community will continue to play its part in trying to achieve denuclearization in the Korean Peninsula. U.S. officials had said, after Trump's announcement that the summit was off, that North Korean officials had not been responding to their communications. (more...)
North, South Korean Leaders Hold Second Meeting in Demilitarized Zone North, South Korean Leaders Hold Second Meeting in Demilitarized Zone
- May 28, 2018

Trump and Kim were scheduled to meet June 12 in Singapore to try to make a deal on North Korea's nuclear disarmament. Trump told reporters Saturday that: "We're doing very well in terms of the summit with North Korea ", adding that "there are meetings going on as we speak". (more...)
Irish in Canada are flying #HomeToVote in Ireland’s abortion referendum Irish in Canada are flying #HomeToVote in Ireland’s abortion referendum
- May 28, 2018

A doctor, author and father of a son with Down's syndrome has hit out at Ireland's anti-abortion lobby for using children with the condition during campaigning for Friday's referendum . She said the Irish abortion referendum result shows there is a "real appetite for change on the island of Ireland". Opinion polls have been tight, with most showing the Yes side in the lead. (more...)
These 'eerie' blue flames just popped up in Hawaii These 'eerie' blue flames just popped up in Hawaii
- May 26, 2018

The state recreation area is about 45 miles east of the Kilauea Volcano . "It opened up very recently", USGS volcanologist Wendy Stovall said Thursday . HILO An air evacuation of the portions of Lower Puna that are threatened by the Kilauea Volcano eruption could be accomplished within four hours if that becomes necessary because of damage to ground transportation routes, according to Hawaii Army National Guard commander Brig. (more...)
Ireland abortion referendum: What you need to know Ireland abortion referendum: What you need to know
- May 26, 2018

Nonetheless, even the most rural parts of Ireland seem to have voted in favor of change. Irish Prime Minister Prime Minister Leo Varadkar urged voters Friday to vote for the repeal and remove the country's "legacy of shame". "I've a family myself and I think it's really important", said John Devlin, a marketing worker in his 50s who voted "No" near Dublin's city center. (more...)
U.S. denies reports of overnight strikes on Syria regime U.S. denies reports of overnight strikes on Syria regime
- May 26, 2018

Explosions were heard near the Dabaa airport, according to the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA). The Pentagon denied reports Thursday that the us -led coalition had killed at least 12 pro-regime fighters in Syria. "I have no doubt that the Israeli, Russian and Syrian interests lie in the suspension of the Iranian military presence on the territory of Syria", Elkin said. (more...)
'Plan B': Tehran Gives European Powers One Week to Salvage Nuclear Deal 'Plan B': Tehran Gives European Powers One Week to Salvage Nuclear Deal
- May 26, 2018

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrives at the European Union council in Brussels, Belgium May 15, 2018. On Monday, Pompeo issued his own list of a dozen concessions Iran must make before Washington lifts sanctions and normalizes ties with Tehran. (more...)
Rachel Dolezal, who posed as a black woman, charged with welfare fraud Rachel Dolezal, who posed as a black woman, charged with welfare fraud
- May 26, 2018

While her records reported her income was less than $500 per month, a subpoena of her self-employment records showed that deposited about $83,924 into her bank account between August 2015 and September 2017 from her book deal, speaking engagements, and more. (more...)
Man, 30, ordered by court to leave parents' home Man, 30, ordered by court to leave parents' home
- May 26, 2018

That said, Rotondo wishing to dispense with the notion that he has been a dilettante all of his life said he hadn't always lived at home. He says he plans to appeal and, for now, he's still living with them. When he was in his early 20s, Rotondo briefly lived on his own, but he moved back in with his parents after losing a job. According to court filings cited by ABC 7 , his parents say he does not contribute to household expenses or do chores. (more...)
Caught on camera: Man wanted for violently attacking auto, passenger with sledgehammer Caught on camera: Man wanted for violently attacking auto, passenger with sledgehammer
- May 25, 2018

When the SUV passenger got up and tried to get back in the vehicle, the suspect hit him with the sledgehammer and then broke the SUV's rear window, police said. Police are investigating the incident. "But we certainly want to provide assistance and help and justice to what appears to be the victim of a serious crime", said Capt. (more...)
Rusal CEO, board members quit amid United States sanctions pressure Rusal CEO, board members quit amid United States sanctions pressure
- May 25, 2018

Oleg Deripaska . The same extension was previously given and the same mechanism for potential lifting of sanctions was described by the United States for Deripaska's main asset, the world's second-biggest aluminum producer Rusal . The US sanctions and the global fallout from the diplomatic tensions between Russian Federation and the west, have pulled Askeaton's Aughinish Alumina plant into uncertainty. (more...)
Republicans Invite Trump Lawyer to Super Secret Meeting Republicans Invite Trump Lawyer to Super Secret Meeting
- May 25, 2018

Trump's lead lawyer countering Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe, Emmet Flood , and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly were also allowed to attend the opening of both briefings, a move Democrats decried as a disturbing breach of protocol. (more...)
Injuries reported in middle school shooting Injuries reported in middle school shooting
- May 25, 2018

Indiana State Police Capt. Dave Bursten told media that the families of the injured have been notified. Danielle Sirilla, a spokeswoman for IU Methodist Hospital said an adult was taken to the hospital while a teenager was taken to Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health nearby. (more...)
1-year-old girl 'forgotten' by adoptive father dies in truck: cops 1-year-old girl 'forgotten' by adoptive father dies in truck: cops
- May 25, 2018

Katera was transported to Vanderbilt Children's Hospital where she was pronounced dead on arrival. Authorities say the parents had recently adopted Katera. The children's mother, Jenny, went to work in her vehicle, police said. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt on Wednesday night. "She removed Katera from the pickup truck and began CPR until paramedics arrived", police said. (more...)
Suspect dead, others injured after shooting at Oklahoma City restaurant Suspect dead, others injured after shooting at Oklahoma City restaurant
- May 25, 2018

Police say a "bystander with a pistol confronted the shooter outside the restaurant and fatally shot him". A community in Oklahoma City is thanking an armed citizen for stopping a man who allegedly opened fire at a local restaurant. Several good Samaritans stepped in to help, according to police . Two people - "an adult female and a juvenile female" - were shot when the attacker opened fire in the restaurant, and a man broke his leg trying to flee the scene. (more...)
Chief: 3 suspended for incident involving Sterling Brown Chief: 3 suspended for incident involving Sterling Brown
- May 25, 2018

Police Chief Alfonso Morales' apology at a news conference Wednesday came as police released body camera footage that showed how a simple interaction over an illegally parked vehicle quickly escalated. The Milwaukee Police Department and local officials have acknowledged the challenges they are working to address, and we urge them to enact higher standards and more direct accountability. (more...)
Trump administration considers tariff on cars Trump administration considers tariff on cars
- May 25, 2018

The U.S.is also one of the biggest markets for Toyota and Hyundai, though both have American factories. "We urge the Administration to support policies that remove barriers to free trade and we will continue to work with them and provide input to achieve that goal", she said . (more...)
Tesla Set To Win Big As China Slashes Car Import Tariffs Tesla Set To Win Big As China Slashes Car Import Tariffs
- May 25, 2018

Honda Motor Co. has also boosted production of sedans and sport utility vehicles in China to match local preferences. Trump rejected the suggestion that he was softening his stance on Chinese trade abuses, insisting he would negotiate a deal that would benefit the U.S. (more...)
AAA will drive you and your auto home this weekend for free AAA will drive you and your auto home this weekend for free
- May 25, 2018

The national average price for a gallon of gas is now $2.93, making it the highest price at the pump in four years for Memorial Day weekend. The price was 59 cents a gallon higher than a year earlier, according to AAA . On average, gas is going for more than $2.90 per gallon, according to Gas Buddy . That's the good news. Travelers should also pack light because the more weight on your vehicle, the less fuel efficient it is. (more...)
Census: St. Johns County is nation's 14th fastest-growing county Census: St. Johns County is nation's 14th fastest-growing county
- May 25, 2018

According to their data, LA added more than 18,000 people, while Irvine added a bit over 11,000 new residents thanks to a homebuilding surge. Population growth in the two Southern California cities was highlighted in a Census Bureau report released Thursday, May 24. (more...)
Manor Park celebrates Memorial Day with 'Honor Our Veterans' ceremony Manor Park celebrates Memorial Day with 'Honor Our Veterans' ceremony
- May 25, 2018

Theodore J. Hoffman VFW Post 1769 will lay a wreath in remembrance of Theodore J. Hoffman. Mendota Heights: 10 a.m. Monday at Resurrection Cemetery, 2101 S. In case of incelement weather, the ceremony will be held in the North Andover Middle School auditorium. The Area Veterans Advisory Committee will host the Killeen Memorial Day Ceremony at 10:00 a.m.at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery, located at 11463 State Highway 195. (more...)
Turkey's lira rallies after emergency rate hike Turkey's lira rallies after emergency rate hike
- May 24, 2018

Official data also showed recently that the inflation climbed to nearly 11 percent in April, stoked by the lira's fall against the US dollar. The Turkish strongman, a doughty campaigner and so far undefeated at the ballot box in any poll, has been strangely reticent in this campaign although his team emphasises his rallies will get fully under way on Saturday. (more...)
Saudis release 2 women in sweep targeting rights activists Saudis release 2 women in sweep targeting rights activists
- May 24, 2018

Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent Saudi writer in self-imposed exile in the United States, said the arrests reveal the strategy of the young crown prince, who appears to have consolidated enormous power. Saudi authorities have now picked up at least 11 activists over the past week, majority involved in campaigns to end male guardianship of women and a ban on women driving, which will be lifted in June. (more...)
Bjorn Reveals Four New Ryder Cup Vice Captains Bjorn Reveals Four New Ryder Cup Vice Captains
- May 24, 2018

And although the 45-year-old and his fellow vice-captains could still qualify to face the United States in Paris from September 28 to 30, Westwood (117th) is the only one of the five now ranked inside the world's top 200. "They have forthright opinions which is vital under the spotlight of a Ryder Cup week and is something which can only help our cause as we try and regain the trophy". (more...)

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