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Author: 0 Laptop ban on flights to US 'likely' to expand

The UK followed suit on the ban shortly after, though it targeted slightly different routes from those affected by the United States ban. DHS has not indicated how long the ban will be in effect. These incorporate American Airlines Group, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines. David Lapan, top spokesman for the Department of Homeland Security, wouldn't comment on what's already been shared with European officials or whether the two Russian officials were told more details than US allies in ...

Author: 0 Amateur hour at the White House

Trump later was informed that he had broken protocol and White House officials placed calls to the National Security Agency and the CIA looking to minimize any damage. A dozen of Trump's aides and associates, while echoing Trump's defiance, privately agreed with Corker's view. Blunt's criticism of Trump on Tuesday coincided with a subtle but noticeable shift among some other Republican senators, who were more openly exasperated by the president than they have been in the past.

Global Media Gunmen attack state TV station in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Gunmen attack state TV station in Afghanistan

According to Tolo News, the attack started at 10 a.m. Witnesses said one attacker detonated explosives to enable the others to gain access into the compound of Radio Television Afghanistan (RTA). Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack. He had earlier said there were three attackers. Heavy gunfire could be heard from around the RTA building, Afghanistan's national broadcaster, located close to the provincial governor's compound.

Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan Calls Arming Of Kurdish YPG 'Unacceptable' In Meeting With Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan pledged on Tuesday to fix bilateral relationship fraught with difficulties in the past. The protests come in the midst of strained U.S. relations with its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey over the recent arming of Kurdish militia fighting ISIS militants in Syria.

Author: 0 France's Macron names Republican Philippe as PM

He might have to form a coalition government or have a government led by an opposition party. Merkel has praised Macron's embrace of European unity but has offered few concrete details of the way forward for German-French relations. Philippe began his political life as a Socialist activist affiliated to former prime minister Michel Rocard while he was a student, before turning to the right.

Author: 0 Rash of media murders highlights deadly threats in Mexico

The local print weekly and online publication is one of the few news outlets that continues to carry out in-depth investigations in Mexico exposing the deep ties between Mexican politicians and drug cartels. Mexico ranks third in the world for the number of journalists killed, behind only Syria and Afghanistan, the media right group Reporters Without Borders said.

Author: 0 Federal Appeals Court Judges Hold Hearing In Seattle Over Travel Ban

Even if they side with the Trump administration, the travel ban will not automatically go into effect. The first decree - which prompted mass protests and sowed chaos at USA airports - was blocked on grounds it violated the constitutional ban on religious discrimination, a ruling upheld on appeal.

Author: 0 Farron denies Lib Dems are being squeezed in election campaign

The Lib Dems have made a new promise to up and coming entrepreneurs. Still, the yellow party isn't letting that get in the way of their election campaign, promising to us all that a Lib Dem government means less spying on you and me. The Liberal Democrats would triple the early years pupil premium and extend free school meals to all primary school students . Mr Farron, who will launch the manifesto on Wednesday evening, said: "You don't have to accept Theresa May and Nigel Farage's extreme ...

Author: 0 With Merkel and PM, France's new president wastes no time

Other names have been touted in local media, including the secretary-general of Macron's Republic on the Move (REM) party, Richard Ferrand. The president's office said Macron wanted to allow time for thorough checks on the ministers' background, including their tax situation, and avoid conflicts of interest.

Author: 0 Spurs' Kawhi Leonard ruled out for Game 2 vs Warriors

The Warriors announced the lineup just more than an hour before tipoff Tuesday night. Back and forth he shook it, insistently, barely waiting for the question to finish. Game two is at Oracle Arena on Tuesday (Wednesday 11am AEST). The Warriors now lead 2-0 in the playoffs as the NBA Finals edge closer. It was the most points allowed in the playoffs by a team coach by Gregg Popovich.

Global Media Cincinnati Bengals' 'Pacman' Jones sentenced to time served
Author: 0 Cincinnati Bengals' 'Pacman' Jones sentenced to time served

He allegedly shoved and poked him in the eye and refused to comply with law enforcement officers. The judge dismissed misdemeanor assault and disorderly conduct charges as part of a plea agreement. Bengals coach Marvin Lewis and owner Mike Brown have expressed their support for Jones, and he remains on Cincinnati's roster. But it's been made into a public issue, and maybe I am overly tolerant.

Global Media Sonia and Rahul Gandhi to hold discussions over Presidential elections
Author: 0 Sonia and Rahul Gandhi to hold discussions over Presidential elections

The Trinamool chief also lashed out at the Centre for using CBI and other central agencies to get at rival political parties and leaders, saying, "confrontation can not be the way to function in a democracy". Banerjee said the other important political issue that came up during her meeting with the Congress president was "vendetta politics". "There is still time and we will meet again".

Global Media Australia police mull abuse charges against Pope aide
Author: 0 Australia police mull abuse charges against Pope aide

Fairfax Media last week reported explosive details of child sex abuse allegations levelled against Cardinal Pell that are contained in a new book, Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell , by ABC reporter Louise Milligan. 'Unlike MUP, the Cardinal will not interfere with the course of justice. "Even churchmen have a right to "a fair go" ". "I can think of no other matter in recent memory where a DPP's advice to the police in respect of whether or not to charge a person finds its way ...

Global Media Donald Trump didn't threaten James Comey through his tweet, Sean Spicer confirms
Author: 0 Donald Trump didn't threaten James Comey through his tweet, Sean Spicer confirms

Spicer said he didn't know who had requested the meeting, after differing accounts from the president and the Times . "In light of the varied and divergent statements from the White House press briefing room regarding the firing of both former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn and the former FBI Director James Comey, the production of such tapes would allow the facts of these terminations to come to light", Krishnamoorthi wrote in a letter to White House last morning.

Global Media Police chief shot in upstate NY, suspect killed by officer
Author: 0 Police chief shot in upstate NY, suspect killed by officer

State police said they were responding to a domestic incident around 9:30 a.m. involving a recent breakup between the woman who is the primary renter of the home and her ex-boyfriend, who occasionally stayed at the residence. He said he has known Amthor for more than 20 years, ever since Amthor was a City of Newburgh police officer and Neuhaus worked as an assistant to Newburgh's city manager.

Author: 0 Trump declares James Comey 'should have never exonerated' Hillary Clinton

Meanwhile, President Trump is facing growing questions about whether he secretly recorded his conversations with Mr Comey. Senate Intelligence Committee Vice Chairman Sen. An official said McCabe was aboard one of them. Mr Krishnamoorthi said the White House tapes could accelerate current investigations as previous tapes have aided past inquiries.

Global Media General Election voter registration deadline approaching on May 22
Author: 0 General Election voter registration deadline approaching on May 22

According to The Electoral Commission , around seven million people are unregistered. "For example, if an application for registration is made in the summer by a person who is not yet 18, the applicant meets the age qualification if they will be 18 within a 12-month period starting from 1 December of that year".