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 2017-06-26 20:46 

Euronews

Grenfell Tower supply firm withdraws cladding from sale... +

Arconic is reported to have pulled global sales for high-rises of the panels used in the tower block destroyed by fire....

 2017-06-26 20:38 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Salvador Dali's body to be exhumed to settle paternity claim... +

A Spanish judge orders the remains of artist Salvador Dali to be exhumed to settle a paternity suit, despite opposition from the state-run foundation that manages the artist's estate....

 2017-06-26 20:32 

NBC News

College Cuts Ties with Professor Who Called Otto Warmbier 'Young, White, Rich, Clueless'... +

A University of Delaware professor who wrote inflammatory remarks about Otto Warmbier after he died won't be rehired by the college, the school said Sunday....

 2017-06-26 20:32 

Washington Post

Top Russian and US diplomats discuss cease-fire for Syria... +

The top diplomats of Russia and the United States have focused on the Syrian crisis in a phone call....

 2017-06-26 20:31 

Washington Post

Theresa May details post-Brexit plans for EU citizens in UK... +

Theresa May forges deal with Democratic Unionist Party to form a majority in Parliament....

 2017-06-26 20:28 

CBS News

[ Health ]

CBO: 22 million more would be without health insurance over next decade under Senate bill... +

Senate GOP leaders are aiming for a floor vote later this week despite the fact that they don't have enough support...

 2017-06-26 20:15 

Reuters

[ World ]

Kenya ruling party promises to expand free education, healthcare... +

Kenya's ruling party promised to expand free education and healthcare in a manifesto published on Monday, but did not acknowledge problems in existing social services that have triggered strikes as elections approach....

 2017-06-26 20:01 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Sailing New Zealand reclaims America's Cup with crushing win over US... +

New Zealand wins the America's Cup, almost white-washing the US holders with a revolutionary boat and a new superstar sailor to avenge a humbling defeat four years ago....

 2017-06-26 19:53 

Washington Post

Israel: Projectile from Gaza lands in southern Israel... +

The Israeli military says a projectile fired from the Gaza Strip has landed in southern Israel....

 2017-06-26 19:53 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

UK's May makes deal she needs to govern, but critics abound... +

The leader of a Northern Ireland-based party has struck a 1.5 billion pound ($1.9 billion) deal with British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives to support her minority government in a crucial vote on her legislative package later this week....

 2017-06-26 19:48 

Washington Post

Germanys Merkel doesnt tweet, but checks Trump on Twitter... +

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she doesnt really do Twitter, but sometimes visits the site to check out what U.S. President Donald Trump has to say....

 2017-06-26 19:43 

Reuters

[ World ]

Russia's Lavrov, U.S. Secretary of State Tillerson discuss Syrian conflict... +

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson discussed by telephone on Monday the need to cement the ceasefire regime in Syria, in particular on the basis of peace talks conducted in the Kazakh capital Astana....

 2017-06-26 19:42 

Reuters Africa

Russia's Lavrov, U.S. Secretary of State Tillerson discuss Syrian conflict... +

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson discussed by telephone on Monday the need to cement the ceasefire regime in Syria, in particular on the...

 2017-06-26 19:42 

CBS News

[ Health ]

What are the odds of surviving 25-foot fall from amusement park ride?... +

After a teen's fall off an amusement park ride this weekend, questions arise about the chances of surviving the drop...

 2017-06-26 19:35 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Trial begins of ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio's immigration actions... +

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio is going on trial in Phoenix on a criminal charge stemming from immigration enforcement actions that are similar to the rhetoric and crackdowns pushed by President Donald Trump....

 2017-06-26 19:30 

Washington Post

Mexican journalists charred body identified... +

A charred body found in western Mexico has been identified as the owner and director of a local television station abducted in May....

 2017-06-26 19:22 

Reuters

[ World ]

Remains found of kidnapped Mexican journalist: official... +

A Mexican journalist who was kidnapped last month in the violent Western state of Michoacan has been found dead, the state's chief prosecutor said on Monday....

 2017-06-26 19:21 

Euronews

Timeline: President Trump's travel ban... +

A timeline of US President Donald Trumps controversial travel ban...

 2017-06-26 19:21 

Reuters Africa

Remains found of kidnapped Mexican journalist - official... +

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A Mexican journalist who was kidnapped last month in the violent Western state of Michoacan has been found dead, the state's chief prosecutor said on Monday. A body discovered...

 2017-06-26 19:20 

Al Jazeera

US: Bob Corker to block GCC arms sales over Qatar row... +

Republican chairman of Senate Foreign Relations Committee says 'recent disputes' undermine US policy in the Middle East....

 2017-06-26 19:17 

Deutsche Welle

Opinion: Theresa May's unholy alliance... +

Coalition governments are normal in Europe. Theresa May's deal with the DUP is an exception. It puts peace in Northern Ireland in jeopardy and limits May's room to negotiate on Brexit, writes DW's Barbara Wesel....

 2017-06-26 19:17 

NBC News

Obamas River Raft in Bali as Family Vacations in Indonesia... +

Former U.S. President Barack Obama and his family are vacationing in Indonesia, where he lived for several years as a child....

 2017-06-26 19:13 

Washington Post

UAE military buildup draws scrutiny after Yemen allegations... +

With soccer sponsorships, record-setting skyscrapers and wintertime golfing, the United Arab Emirates has projected an image of comfort and opportunity in a volatile region. But the quiet expansion of its military footprint is drawing a different kind of ...

 2017-06-26 19:01 

Washington Post

Israeli minister: Trump pressure on settlements disappoints... +

A senior Israeli Cabinet minister is expressing some disappointment with the White House, saying the election of Donald Trump has not brought about the boom in West Bank settlement construction many had expected....

 2017-06-26 18:55 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Woman leads UK Changing of the Guard ceremony... +

A Canadian soldier has made history as the first woman to lead the Changing of the Guard ceremony at London's Buckingham Palace....

 2017-06-26 18:55 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

13 still missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia... +

Scuba divers are continuing to search for bodies in a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin where a tourist boat packed with more than 150 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized, leaving at least six people dead and 15 missing....

 2017-06-26 18:51 

Reuters Africa

U.S. to list China among worst human trafficking offenders - sources... +

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States plans to place China on its global list of worst offenders in human trafficking and forced labour, said a congressional source and a person familiar with the matter,...

 2017-06-26 18:50 

Deutsche Welle

Romanian president appoints Social Democrat Mihai Tudose as new PM... +

Romania's ex-economy minister has 10 days to win a vote of confidence for his policy program. Tudose's predecessor, Sorin Grindeanu, was ousted by his own Social Democrat Party after an internal power row....

 2017-06-26 18:49 

Reuters

[ World ]

Multiple suicide bombings strike Nigerian city of Maiduguri... +

Nine people are dead and 13 others wounded after suicide bombers hit the restive Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Sunday and Monday....

 2017-06-26 18:49 

Reuters Africa

U.S. to list China among worst human trafficking offenders - sources... +

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States plans to place China on its global list of worst offenders in human trafficking and forced labour, said a congressional source and a person familiar with the matter,...

 2017-06-26 18:48 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Africa: Prisoners in South Africa Entertained by Strippers... +

South African prison authorities apologised on Monday after pictures circulated on social media showed inmates being entertained by women dressed in knee-high boots and lacy lingerie while wardens looked on....

 2017-06-26 18:48 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

World: Prisoners in South Africa Entertained by Strippers... +

South African prison authorities apologised on Monday after pictures circulated on social media showed inmates being entertained by women dressed in knee-high boots and lacy lingerie while wardens looked on....

 2017-06-26 18:40 

Reuters

[ World ]

Saudi demands from Qatar 'very provocative': Germany... +

A list of 13 demands submitted by four Arab states to Qatar as a condition to lift their boycott on the Gulf country is ...

 2017-06-26 18:40 

Reuters

[ World ]

China villagers mourn dead after landslide... +

Residents of China's Sichuan province grieve for their loved ones as 93 people are still missing after a landslide swept down a mountain in the quake-prone region....

 2017-06-26 18:39 

NBC News

[ Health ]

A 10-Step Guide to Perfectly Roasted Vegetables ... +
 2017-06-26 18:34 

NBC News

Change at Changing of the Guard: Woman Commands Troops in Royal First... +

Megan Couto made history at Buckingham Palace on Monday....

 2017-06-26 18:32 

CBS News

[ World ]

Canadian becomes first woman officer to lead Changing of the Guard... +

No British woman has yet led the Queen's Guard because they were not allowed in ...

 2017-06-26 18:30 

Reuters Africa

Saudi demands from Qatar 'very provocative' - Germany... +

BERLIN (Reuters) - A list of 13 demands submitted by four Arab states to Qatar as a condition to lift their boycott on the Gulf country is very provocative because some items challenge Doha's sovereignty,...

 2017-06-26 18:20 

Radio Free Asia

'Only Three Survive' Sichuan Landslide as Rescue Effort Suspended... +

Local sources say state media have been ordered to focus on the rescue effort rather than the 100 or so people buried at the disaster site....

 2017-06-26 18:18 

Reuters

[ World ]

U.S. to downgrade China in human trafficking report: sources... +

The United States plans to place China on its global list of worst offenders in human trafficking and forced labor, said a congressional source and a person familiar with the matter, a step that could aggravate tensions with Beijing that have eased under ...

 2017-06-26 18:09 

Al Jazeera

Mihai Tudose designated Romania's new prime minister... +

Appointment of former economy minister comes days after ruling Social Democrats ouster their own government....

 2017-06-26 18:07 

NBC News

[ Health ]

Senate GOP Adds New Penalty for Uninsured to Health Care Bill... +

Senate Republicans updated their health bill with a major provision that requires people to maintain coverage or become barred from insurance for six months....

 2017-06-26 18:00 

CNN

[ Health ]

A look inside the mind of Mitch McConnell... +

The fate of President Trump's healthcare plan rests in the hands of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The Kentucky Republican has said he wants a final vote on the Senate version of the American Health Care Act before Washington leaves for the J...

 2017-06-26 17:57 

Sky News

Family of man shot dead by police get $3m payout... +

The family of Philando Castile, a black motorist shot dead by a police officer in the US last year, has been given a $3m settlement....

 2017-06-26 17:54 

Washington Post

The Latest: UK government pledges more fire survivor funds... +

The Latest on Britains response to the Grenfell Tower fire (all times local):...

 2017-06-26 17:53 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Company curbs sale of panels used on burned London high-rise... +

American cladding maker Arconic says it is discontinuing global sales of one type of composite paneling for use on high-rise buildings following the deadly fire at a London apartment tower....

 2017-06-26 17:53 

Deutsche Welle

Hagia Sophia: Museum or mosque?... +

More and more signs are pointing to Istanbul's famous Hagia Sophia, currently a museum, slowly returning to a past role as a mosque. During Ramadan, the Koran was read aloud for the second year in a row....

 2017-06-26 17:52 

Euronews

Refugee chefs get back in the kitchen... +

After being forced to flee war and become refugees, these chefs able to once again enjoy their passion of cooking....

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