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Global Media U.S. to set up zones for refugees in fight against Islamic State
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The 68-member coalition focused the one-day meeting, hosted at the State Department, on the ground campaign in Iraq and Syria, as the USA backs local Iraqi forces fighting to retake the ISIS stronghold of Mosul and is expanding its effort as it pressed toward the terror group's capital of Raqqa, in Syria.

Author: 0 Texas Senate approves big cuts to statewide gun license fees

The Senate in late February narrowly defeated Senate Bill 179, a similar bill from Sen. Committee Democrats argued the amendment did not change the substance of the bill enough to allow a vote based on Senate rules. "We've experienced dysfunction and acrimony in the past four years", said Caryl Auslander, of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. The Auburn Republican said he plans to incorporate other provisions of Bacon's measure into a separate bill, but not the informed consent requirement ...

Author: 0 Sean Spicer tells reporter to 'stop shaking your head'

Spicer also said that Trump would be willing to get input from Democrats on tax reform. On the one hand you're saying what're we doing to improve our image? "I get it but ..." Spicer asked. You've got Russia. You've got, you've got wiretapping. During the press briefing, a reporter asked Spicer about a murder that was committed in New York City by a man who allegedly targeted a black man on account of his race .

Global Media North Korea's Latest Missile Test Failed 'Within Seconds'
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Pacific Command said in a statement . John Wolfsthal, a senior director for non-proliferation and arms control at the US National Security Council under former President Barack Obama, said it was hard to pinpoint the cause of the missile test failures, but that North Korea's quality-control limitations were a likely factor.

Author: 0 UK tries to resolve Belfast crisis ahead of Brexit

Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams and Michelle O'Neill speak to the media in the Great Hall, Stormont, in Belfast , Monday March 27, 2017, after talks to restore a powersharing government collapsed. Mr Brokenshire said he would make a full statement in the House of Commons on Tuesday setting out a way forward. "We wonder whether Sinn Fein were serious about reaching agreement at this time", said the former first minister.

Global Media The Name That Ga. Doesn't Want These Parents to Bestow
Author: 0 The Name That Ga. Doesn't Want These Parents to Bestow

The ACLU said the government had no right to tell parents what they could name their children. The lawsuit petitions the Office of Vital Records to issue a birth certificate for ZalyKha, but according to the office it is bound by Georgia statute and can not go against the law.

Global Media If PAVA fails, forces may use pellet guns in Kashmir
Author: 0 If PAVA fails, forces may use pellet guns in Kashmir

Terming the issue as a very important one, the bench had asked both governments should sit together and take a stand on it. He also had sought for the establishment of the state minority commission for identification of minorities. A bench headed by the then Chief Justice T S Thakur had issued notices to New Delhi and Srinagar while seeking their replies on a plea about excessive use of pellet guns in the territory.

Global Media Thomas Cook says tourists returning to Egypt and Turkey
Author: 0 Thomas Cook says tourists returning to Egypt and Turkey

Peter Fankhauser, Chief Executive, said, "Customers' appetite to go overseas on holiday this summer is good across all our markets despite continued political and economic uncertainty". Thomas Cook has expanded its offering in Greece due to its popularity as a holiday destination, which provided a boost to bookings. Chief Executive Operator Peter Fankhauser said that customers' appetite to travel overseas this summer is good, adding that after a tough year in 2016 and a slow start this ...

Global Media American Airlines buys stake in China Southern Airlines
Author: 0 American Airlines buys stake in China Southern Airlines

American Airlines today has committed to make a US$200 million equity investment in China Southern Airlines, creating a strong foundation for a long-term relationship between two of the world's biggest carriers. Reuters said this week that the agreement could involve the United States carrier taking an equity stake in the Guangzhou-based airline . American Airlines and American Eagle offer an average of almost 6,700 flights per day to almost 350 destinations in more than 50 countries.

Author: 0 Cyclone Debbie intensifies to Category 4

On top of that storm surge the powerful winds up to 250km/h or more is creating waves of nearly 8 metres" says WeatherWatch.co.nz head weather analyst Philip Duncan. "It is time to think very logically about your safety and the safety of your family". "People living in coastal or low-lying areas prone to flooding should follow the advice of local emergency services and relocate while there is time".

Global Media Syria Threatens Israel with Scud Missile Attacks
Author: 0 Syria Threatens Israel with Scud Missile Attacks

He added that the threatened response is "appropriate and in line with Israel's terrorist operation", and that Israel "will now think a million times [before striking again]". Since the Syrian civil war began six years ago, Israeli air strikes in Syrian territory were far less frequent, and the Israeli government did not officially even admit that they had been occurring until Syria fired on the IAF's jets almost two weeks ago.

Author: 0 Ominous storm clouds appear over Australian town before Cyclone Debbie

Areas of heavy rain with the potential to cause severe flash flooding are expected to develop about parts of the northern and central Queensland coast and adjacent inland areas later today and continue through Tuesday. "North Queensland Bulk Ports is working with port users, tenants, operators, emergency services, and Maritime Safety Queensland to ensure all cyclone preparedness plans are in place", the spokesperson said.

Global Media Cuba Gooding Jr. sparks outrage by peeking under Sarah Paulson's dress
Author: 0 Cuba Gooding Jr. sparks outrage by peeking under Sarah Paulson's dress

Paulson was greeting Kathy Bates onstage when Gooding lifted her skirt from behind. Then, smiling knowingly at the audience, Paulson added: "Maybe we'll get to see that". The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats.

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