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Author: 0 EPA seeks to scuttle cleanup of coal power plant pollution

Rumors have circulated Pruitt plans to cut the nearby Chicago EPA office and move it to Kansas, but a report stated he had no plans to visit the office and could instead attend a Cubs game. Lead exposure, even at low levels, can cause nervous system damage and lowered IQs. "We're committed to doing that , doing it in an efficient and effective way so we can get back and see progress in this community".

Author: 0 Ivanka Trump calls Syrian refugees a 'global humanitarian crisis'

Ivanka Trump, daughter and adviser of President Donald Trump, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend a dinner in Berlin. Ms Trump, a special adviser to the President, was in Berlin at the invitation of German Chancellor Angela Merkel representing the United States at the W20 Summit of female business leaders.

Author: 0 Pope's TED talk calls for humility

His life's experience has taught him, he said , that each and every individual's existence is tied deeply to the lives of others, that life isn't about time passing, but about interpersonal interactions. Praying that God would protect Egypt from all evil, Pope Francis told the nation's people that a world torn apart by indiscriminate violence needs courageous builders of peace, dialogue and justice.

Global Media Donald Trump Sweetly Wishes First Lady Melania A Happy Birthday - His Tribute
Author: 0 Donald Trump Sweetly Wishes First Lady Melania A Happy Birthday - His Tribute

And he was simply rude to her. Apparently: "There was no 'How do you feel?' No opening of doors, making sure she didn't fall". Just, 'You wanted to have a baby, ' " the guest said . "So too, perhaps, does her husband". Since Inauguration Day, Melania has had more and more official public appearances. Wednesday Martin, author of "Primates of Park Avenue", said "The Trumps don't comport themselves by the rules that are important to people , especially people on the Upper East Side".

Author: 0 Turkish airstrikes kill US-backed Kurdish forces battling ISIS

The cross-border operation is the latest by Turkey after its Euphrates Shield operation aimed at ousting Kurdish militia members and IS fighters from the border area in Syria. "There are terrorists who enter Turkey via different paths", he said. The Combined Air Operations Center in Qatar, responsible for providing command and air control in regions including Iraq and Syria, was also informed in advance, Muftuoglu said.

Global Media Taiwan's press freedom improves, remains best in Asia
Author: 0 Taiwan's press freedom improves, remains best in Asia

Estonia is ranked 12th in this year's Press Freedom Index by Reporters Without Borders, a global organisation that promotes free media. Meanwhile, the top five countries ranked as being in a "good situation" section were Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark and the Netherlands, respectively.

Global Media European Union says ready to welcome back United Kingdom if it decides to stay
Author: 0 European Union says ready to welcome back United Kingdom if it decides to stay

Legal questions remain over whether Article 50 is irrevocable, but Mr Tajani said a political solution could be reached. The MPs, in south-west England and Greater London, are also calling for transitional controls to prevent a cliff-edge at the point of Brexit, while others fighting the Liberal Democrats and Labour in marginal seats are pushing for more support for "just about managing" families on housing and childcare.

Author: 0 Syrian Kurds seek US-led coalition air cover

Ayrault said the chemical fingerprint is "typical of the method developed in Syrian laboratories". "This method is the signature of the regime and it is what enables us to establish the responsibility of the attack". A Syrian man receives treatment at a small hospital in the town of Maaret al-Noman following a suspected toxic gas attack in Khan Sheikhun, a nearby rebel-held town in Syria's northwestern Idlib province, on 4 April 2017.

Global Media North Korea marks anniversary with massive artillery drill
Author: 0 North Korea marks anniversary with massive artillery drill

Television footage showed military trailers carrying large units including what appeared to be launch canisters being driven into the planned THAAD battery site, about 250 km south of Seoul . Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said diplomatic channels to North Korea remained open and exchanges were normal despite the raised tensions.

Global Media Melania Trump reminds Donald to put hand on heart during anthem
Author: 0 Melania Trump reminds Donald to put hand on heart during anthem

The First Lady will be moving to the White House this summer , and - if this video is anything to go by - her presence will be a huge help to her husband. "If Obama delayed putting his hand over his heart during the national anthem in his first 90 days we would still be hearing about it today", wrote one person.

Global Media Madonna expresses her displeasure about planned biopic
Author: 0 Madonna expresses her displeasure about planned biopic

Though she's never acted in a major production, Cobain's tenacity would add a palpable edge to the refreshingly bold attitude that largely punctuated Madonna's blossoming image in the 1980s. American singer Madonna in NY, 1984. A new biopic about Madonna's life and career is heading into pre-production at Universal Pictures. Brett Ratner , who directed the singer's Beautiful Stranger video, is set to be one of the producers behind the film.

Global Media Chelsea beat Southampton to regain control of title race
Author: 0 Chelsea beat Southampton to regain control of title race

Chelsea play Arsenal in the FA Cup final on May 27 and will hope to have wrapped up the league by then, with Sunday's trip to Everton the most hard proposition in their final five games. "We've put pressure on Spurs", said Eden Hazard, who scored the first of Chelsea's goals after just five minutes. Eden Hazard put Chelsea ahead after only five minutes, but former Blue Oriol Romeu equalised later in the half to pile pressure to the Blues.

Author: 0 Turkey says its border posts hit by Syria fire

According to the Turkish General Staff, the military hit the PKK targets it did Tuesday to prevent the terrorist group from sending terrorists, arms, ammunition, and explosives to Turkey. "We have expressed those concerns to the government of Turkey directly". The larger context is that the US-led coalition is supporting the Syrian Democratic Forces to take Raqqa from ISIS in Syria , which could be frustrated by greater Turkish intervention in Iraq and Syria .

Author: 0 New York Rangers and Edmonton Oilers advance to second round of playoffs

Similarly, Gibson was pulled from Game 3 in Calgary but otherwise was very solid in the series sweep. Trailing in its series against Washington, 3-2, Toronto is at home at Air Canada Centre. Draisaitl held off Braun and then beat Jones between the pads to make it 1-0. It was the first postseason goal for each of them. SAN JOSE The traditional handshake line at center ice was finished.

Global Media Alitalia expected to start bankruptcy procedures
Author: 0 Alitalia expected to start bankruptcy procedures

In a statement, Alitalia's board, said it had "taken note with regret" of the rejection of the cost-cutting plan, whose aim was to open the way for investment, including more than 900 million euros (about $1 billion) in new financing. The airline has sufficient funds to keep flying for "a matter of weeks, two to three weeks", partly by calling in unpaid invoices, the person close to the company said.

Global Media Steve Stephens found dead inside vehicle in Erie, Pa.
Author: 0 Steve Stephens found dead inside vehicle in Erie, Pa.

Cleveland.com reports officers didn't find any electronic devices inside gunman Steve Stephens' vehicle after he led police on a 2-mile chase in Erie, Pennsylvania, and then shot himself dead Tuesday. He also made Godwin say her name before gunning him down. Police are trying to piece together where Stephens was, what he was doing and who might have helped him- between Sunday afternoon and this morning.

Global Media Harry Styles to play week-long residency on The Late Late Show
Author: 0 Harry Styles to play week-long residency on The Late Late Show

Well actually Harry needs a place to stay and rather than staying at Corden's actual home, he wants to stay on the set. "I wanna stay at the studio". "Don't really care for cheesy couples unless they are James Corden & Harry Styles fighting over who'll hang up first", said another. The 10-track album, dropping May 12, features the lead single " Sign of the Times ", which debuted at No.