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Global Media Giraffe born at Toledo zoo won't go on exhibit for a while
Author: 0 Giraffe born at Toledo zoo won't go on exhibit for a while

Have we filled in yet another missing puzzle piece in the mysterious case of April, the seemingly forever-pregnant giraffe? YouTube briefly removed the live stream, then restored it - and a pregnant animal star was born. Both April and Oliver enjoyed outdoor time Sunday with April soaking in the sunshine and air from her doorway. No, watching after April is not my only job.

Author: 0 Trump, Xi showdown fails to materialize at Mar-a-Lago

But the launching of some 59 sea-based Tomahawk cruise missiles against the Syrian Air Force's base of Shayrat sends a strong message not only to Syria but to several other states and groups with a stake in the outcome of that country's brutal civil war.

Author: 0 'Only time will tell' on improving US-China trade

Xinhua, the Chinese state news agency, accused Trump of launching the attack both because of his domestic political weakness and as a way to distract from widespread accusations he is a pawn of the Russian government, which is allied with Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad.

Global Media Civilians among 21 killed in US-led Syria strikes
Author: 0 Civilians among 21 killed in US-led Syria strikes

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported a number of additional civilians killed in USA strikes on the village. More than 320,000 people have been killed in Syria since the conflict began with anti-government demonstrations in March 2011.

Global Media Norway police neutralize explosive device, arrest suspect
Author: 0 Norway police neutralize explosive device, arrest suspect

Police Chief Vidar Pedersen confirmed that the device, initially described as "bomb-like", was an explosive. Aaling described the explosive as "a primitive improvised explosive device with limited damage potential". The discovery led police to evacuate people from bars and restaurants around an area near the Groenland metro station on Saturday night. The Norwegian incident happened less than a mile from the government buildings that were damaged in a deadly bomb attack carried out by right ...

Global Media Tillerson Says Missile Strikes Carry a Message for Others
Author: 0 Tillerson Says Missile Strikes Carry a Message for Others

The significant boost of American military power in Asian waters follows meetings in recent days between Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Florida and military action against Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad's regime. "The number one threat in the region continues to the North Korea, due to its reckless, irresponsible and destabilizing program of missile tests and pursuit of a nuclear weapons capability", he said , according to the AFP news agency.

Author: 0 "Canada at its best:" global leaders pay tribute at Vimy Ridge

It is truly an honour to be here to recognize the more than 650,000 courageous Canadians who served in the First World War and commemorate our proud history. On Sunday, the Lake Superior Scottish Regiment gathered at the Cenotaph at Waverly Park to mark the 100 anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. But he saved a special thanks for Canada, telling Trudeau and the hundreds of others assembled that the Canadians' actions at Vimy was a turning point for the city - and for all of France.

Author: 0 Stockholm attack: Suspect has ISIS sympathies

In Europe, vehicles have also been used as deadly weapons in attacks in Nice, Berlin and London over the past year and were claimed by Islamic State. Officers released a photo of a suspect in the hours after Friday's attack and on Saturday they confirmed a 39-year-old man from Uzbekistan who "matches the description" had been detained over a "terrorist crime".

Global Media Government appeals Hawaii travel ban ruling
Author: 0 Government appeals Hawaii travel ban ruling

A temporary restraining order against Donald Trump's Muslim ban 2.0 is now a preliminary injunction after a Wednesday ruling by the Hawaii-based federal judge who initially issued the TRO. The Department of Justice said it strongly disagrees with the ruling . The executive order would have prevented nationals of six Muslim-majority countries - Iran, Yemen, Syria, Somalia, Sudan, and Libya - from entering the USA and stopped all refugee refugee resettlement for 120 days.

Author: 0 Sweden attack: Uzbek man held on suspicion of terrorism

Officials said the man they now have in custody matches the description of a person of interest, but have not confirmed if he was the driver. His tweet was referring to the lynching on Thursday of 55-year-old Pehlu Khan, a man from Alwar in Rajasthan, who was killed allegedly by cow vigilantes.

Author: 0 Deadly blasts in two Egyptian churches kill at least 27 people

However, Egypt's Coptic church said Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria, had left the church just before the blast. Pope Tawadros, who had attended mass at Saint Mark's Cathedral, was still in the building at the time of the explosion but was not harmed, the Ministry of Interior said.

Author: 0 Court rules Alabama impeachment can move forward

While Griffin, the third judge of the day assigned to consider Bentley's request for the temporary restraining order, was hearing arguments, the impeachment committee made good on a promise to release its investigation report . The Alabama Supreme Court is allowing lawmakers to move forward with impeachment hearings against Gov. Robert Bentley, who has been fighting to stay in office after allegations that he inappropriately used his position to cover up an affair with a top aide.

Author: 0 Suspect in Stockholm attack is Uzbek denied residency in Sweden

Ciuraru, speaking from her bed at the Saint Goran hospital in Stockholm , said she "thought a war was going on" because "people around me were screaming". "I know it's a hard time , there is a lot going on within Swedish society and internationally". A former co-worker of Akilov contacted by Reuters said Akilov had never expressed any religious views and also said that the man he shared a flat with near Stockholm was said to be "devastated" to hear Akilov may be responsible for the attack.

Global Media This news anchor reads out breaking news of her husband's death
Author: 0 This news anchor reads out breaking news of her husband's death

She was reading the morning bulletin for India's IBC24 channel in Chhattisgarh state on Saturday when a reporter called in with a story about a deadly road crash. The reporter told that three of the five people travelling in a Renault Duster were dead. The editor added: "She got a sense that it was her husband's vehicle".

Global Media Trump accuses Obama administration official of 'crime'
Author: 0 Trump accuses Obama administration official of 'crime'

Trump would not say if he reviewed new intelligence to support his claim. "It's such an important story for our country and the world". Trump told the New York Times Wednesday that media outlets, including the Times , have not adequately covered the story.

Global Media Abe praises Trump's security commitment after call on Syria, North Korea
Author: 0 Abe praises Trump's security commitment after call on Syria, North Korea

North Korea's state-run news agency said a foreign ministry spokesman called the strike "absolutely unpardonable as it was an undisguised act of aggression against a sovereign state". The exercises this year are the biggest ever and have included stealth fighter training and other maneuvers that are particularly sensitive to North Korea.

Author: 0 French presidential candidate Le Pen predicts death of EU

Le Pen said in Moscow that financial aid to her party had "in no way" been discussed during her meeting with Putin. "We do not want to influence events in any way, but we reserve the right to talk to representatives of all the country's political forces, just as our partners in Europe and the United States do".

Author: 0 North Korea says Syria airstrikes prove its nukes justified

The Massachusetts Democrat's plan, outlined in a letter that was sent to Trump on the eve of his first meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, suggests that the U.S. Much of their conversation likely focused on the US missile attack of a Syrian air force base on April 7. Defence Minister Marise Payne said on Sunday that the United States was keeping Australia informed of developments and had not asked for additional resources, as she again urged Russian Federation to work with the Assad ...