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Trump walks up to Modi for 'impromptu' chat at G20 Summit

At the G20 summit in Hamburg on Saturday, US President Donald Trump waved to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and then walked up to him for an "impromptu" chat. "We will address in close coordination the evolving threats and potential vulnerabilities in aviation security systems". He said at the meeting: "The role of the BRICS leadership is needed in the global fight against climate change and terrorism".

Protector estimates £50mn Grenfell Tower loss, reinsurers to pay bulk

Firefighters who responded to the Grenfell Tower fire in London say a lack of suitable equipment and a series of other failings hindered the rescue operation. This was in direct response to the Government's action to address concerns of cladding on buildings. In the future, instead of four fire engines being sent immediately, six will be sent, including one "aerial appliance".

Legislature OKs $40.2B budget; some of gov's plans spurned

The budget also factors in $250 million in recent health care savings Baker said he was able find. The delayed spending plan also held up, at least temporarily, ongoing negotiations over a rewrite of the state's marijuana law, which is also now a week past lawmakers' self-imposed deadline.

Barrick Gold Corporation's (ABX) "Sell" Rating Reaffirmed at Berenberg Bank

ABX has been the subject of a number of other reports. Sicart Associates LLC bought a new stake in shares of Barrick Gold Corporation during the fourth quarter worth $332,000. Fjarde Ap invested in 0.03% or 20,887 shares. The ex-dividend date was Friday, May 26th. This represents a $0.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.78%.

May set to collar Trump on climate change deal at G20

G20 governments' public financing of fossil fuel projects presents a three-pronged dagger to climate change efforts, the groups argue. Brown's office said that the summit would represent the first time a US state had "hosted an worldwide climate change conference with the direct goal of supporting the Paris Agreement ".

Wimbledon: Defending champion Andy Murray bemoans state of Centre Court

Andy and Jamie Murray are the latest players to criticise the state of the courts at the All England Club, while France's 12th seed Kristina Mladenovic has claimed players are at risk of injury. "I don't know if it's anything to do with the weather that they've had over the last few weeks and months". It was not even flat. But, you know, I'm not criticising.

Open-ended cease-fire in southern Syria goes into effect

It is in force along a line agreed by Syrian government forces and rebels. That's according to US officials and the Jordanian government, which is also involved in the deal. He called the cease-fire "a priority" for the United States and that the Trump administration is "encouraged by the progress made to reach this agreement".

Fire at Los Angeles receiving station leaves 140000 with no power

Shortly after the blaze broke out, firefighters found a huge container of mineral oil that is used to cool electrical equipment on fire, Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Brian Humphrey told the Los Angeles Times. Crews were on site assisting fire department operations and assessing damage at the scene of the fire at Receiving Station J, in the North San Fernando Valley, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power said in a statement.

USA to Conduct Test of THAAD Missile Defense System

The officials who disclosed to Reuters the precise nature and timing of the upcoming test spoke on condition of anonymity. During the test, the THAAD system will detect, track and engage the target with a THAAD interceptor, the report said.

Teck Resources Ltd (USA) (TECK)'s Stock Is Buy After Today's Big Increase

The stock rose 0.11% or $0.02 reaching $17.71. The stock shows a Short Ratio of 4.28 with the total number of Shares Short (Previous Month) of 18.49 Million. Torres Kathryn A. sold 1,729 shares worth $142,148. Analysts expect Peoples Bancorp Inc. The RSI is most typically used on a 14-day timeframe, measured on a scale from 0 to 100, with high and low levels marked at 70 and 30, respectively.

Walk the talk on aiding Africa, Modi urges G20

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived back to the country on Sunday morning after concluding his two-nation visit. On the second day of G-20 summit on Saturday, US President Donald Trump walked up to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for "an impromptu interaction".

Kirk goes three strokes clear at weather-hit LPGA event

Ayako Uehara of Japan also shot a third-round 65 and was tied for third with Jodi Ewart Shadoff of England, who posted a 66. Kirk's last LPGA win came in 2010 and the likeable Queenslander has been playing better golf in 2017 after some poor form in recent years.

ED raids Lalu's daughter's Delhi houses

Misa Bharti outside her farmhouse in Ghitorni during a raid conducted by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) officials, in New Delhi on Saturday. Lalu has alleged the actions by central agencies as a political vendetta. Ltd, M/s Mani Mala Delhi Properties Pvt. The Jain brothers allegedly received a commission of about Rs 1.12 crore, it said. Ltd., and M/s Diamond Vinimay Pvt.

Trump pushes Xi to press North Korea harder on nuclear program

Security Council resolutions, they must step up efforts to promote talks and manage and control the situation", Xi said on Saturday during his meeting with Trump. But though China has stepped up sanctions, it is reluctant to do anything that it believes might threaten the stability of North Korea's regime. Japan, the Philippines and Vietnam, among other regional powers, have reason to be anxious about any U.S.

Hawaii, Alaska contemplate coming into North Korean missile range

The officials who disclosed to Reuters the precise nature and timing of the upcoming test spoke on condition of anonymity. The U.S. Missile Defense Agency confirmed to Reuters that it planned a THAAD test "in early July". The statement said Washington was using North Korea as a pretext to expand its military infrastructure in Asia and risked upsetting the strategic balance of power in the region.

Truck loaded with containers kills 5 in Lagos

The truck and commercial bus reportedly travelling from Ketu were en route Maryland when suddenly one of the containers on the truck fell off on the bus. "Fortunately, we were able to bring them out alive, while the other five who were already dead, have been evacuated as well". The agency, later issued a statement saying: "The agency's emergency response team (ERT) received a distressed call regarding an accident at Ojota bus stop on the July 8, 2017, about 4:02am".

Hawaii Asks Federal Court For Clarification As Travel Ban Goes Into Effect

The guidelines were outlined in a cable sent to all U.S. embassies and consulates late Wednesday , which was obtained by AP. The first travel restriction banned visitors from seven Muslim-majority countries, including Iraq and the six countries listed in the current travel ban , which Trump called as a counterterrorism measure.

Wayne Rooney's return to Everton edging closer after reported

Lukaku was not handcuffed nor placed into custody, but was instead released on the spot after the arrest. The news comes less than a day after United announced they had agreed a transfer fee to buy the Belgium global forward from Everton , subject to medical and personal terms.

Trump's ever-changing views on China

In remarks before their Hamburg meeting, Xi said "sensitive issues still exist" in the US-China relationship that "require a great amount of work". And when Mr Xi demanded that Mr Trump endorse America's traditional one-China policy and Mr Trump duly obliged, the Chinese concluded that all they had to do was sit tight and Mr Trump would cave in.

Vancouver Officer Yells at Mother who Left Kids in Hot Car

The mother has not been charged, but instead the VPD has involved the Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD). In a press conference, Vancouver chief constable Adam Palmer voiced support for his officer's actions and said the case has been referred to child welfare, although the mother will not face criminal charges.

Hillary Clinton Tweets 'Run With It' To GOP, Deemed 'Savage' Comeback

Along with the clips, a claim was made that the Democrats don't have a fix for this plan. She had more sections of positions and promises on her campaign website than anyone else who ran in 2016. Her tweet said , "Right here". She even gave them permission to "run with" the plan, since the unpopular bill they're now trying to pass would be devastating for millions of Americans.

Trend India: PM Modi sends out strong message against terror

Earlier at the informal meeting of the BRICS nations, the Prime Minister asked the G20 nations to collectively crackdown on terror financing, safe havens, "support and sponsors" of terrorism. Modi emphasised that nations today are not as well networked as terrorists are. The leaders of the G20 asserted that terrorism is a global scourge. The concluding session will take place at 6:45 pm, with the Indian Prime Minister leaving for Delhi at 7:30 pm.

Macron will keep pressing Trump on climate

President Trump had a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Hamburg. Macron made the remarks to the press after the closing session of the G20 summit in Hamburg. He said that the summit would aim to mobilise private and public financing for the projects committed to under the Paris agreement. Earlier, Macron repeatedly stated that he attaches great importance to climate change.

Media Furious After Trump Bashes CNN In Poland

Brent Bozell, Founder and President of the Media Research Center and Chairman of For America, joined the Todd Starnes Show today to discuss how CNN , which he says "is in a world of hurt right now", has wildly overreacted to the viral pro-wrestling-with-the-CNN-logo meme.

U.S. to conduct test of THAAD missile defense system

The United States of America (USA) is set to test its THAAD missile defence system against an intermediate-range ballistic missile as President Donald Trump vowed to confront North Korea's "very, very bad behaviour", "very strongly". The US Missile Defence Agency confirmed it aimed to carry out the test "in early July". The US military this year began deploying THAAD to South Korea in a move that drew criticism from China, which has argued the deployment would further destabilize the ...

UFC Statement on Amanda Nunes Cancellation; Fight Card Shuffled

Instead, for the third straight year, the UFC has been forced to cancel the main event of its annual International Fight Week show on short notice. "Stand-up is my strength and that's what I'm going to try to push on him because I think wrestling is his strength", Whittaker said. "I've been having a lot of success on the program and off the back of every camp, every fight, I just get better".

Woman injured in officer-involved shooting on I-40 east of Benson

There was a shooting as the trooper approached her. Authorities say around 6:30 a.m., the N.C. State Highway Patrol was responding to a single-vehicle crash near mile marker 337, west of Newton Grove. The trooper has been placed on administrative leave pending an internal investigation, as standard procedure. Pictures from the scene showed an SUV on the shoulder that appeared to have been involved in a crash.

US plans to test THAAD missile defenses as North Korea tensions mount

Alarmed by North Korea's latest missile tests and claims that its newly developed intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) can carry a large nuclear warhead, Ward believes it is time to refurbish the tunnels as civilian shelters in case of a North Korean attack.

Chelsea agree deal for new striker to replace Diego Costa

The report from the Spanish outlet comes after the Mirror also reported that Lukaku was due to undergo his medical on Thursday night before linking up with his new team mates on United's pre-season tour on Sunday. However, the fresh reports suggest that the Vicente Calderon outfit are going ahead with the deal and Costa will either stay at the club and train for the next 6 months or will be loaned to a Chinese Super League outfit.

Connected lawyer met with Trump campaign in 2016, 'New York Times' reports

The statement from Donald Trump Jr. says then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort also attended. Supporters and surrogates of Trump's campaign are reported to have met with Russian officials during the presidential campaign, but the Times report marks the first time members of the president's inner circle, including family members, have been said to have met with Russian nationals during the presidential campaign.

RT America: KKK and Black Lives Matter hold opposing rallies in Charlottesville

Crews removed the vandalism from the statue Saturday morning. Due to the size of the crowd and for safety purposes, police had to escort the KKK to Justice Park. Among those there was Richard Spencer, who popularized the phrase "alt-right". Some liberal activist groups plan to hold a "BlocKKKparty" protest around the Klan rally, the Charlottesville Daily Progress reported , while churches and other organizations have scheduled a series of educational and social events around the city ...

USA to test anti-missile system in Alaska

It is the first operational test of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) to defend against a simulated attack, United States officials told Reuters news agency. However, the U.S.is intent on protecting South Korea, Japan, and Alaska from potential missile attack. Johnson added: "The test is designated as Flight Test THAAD (FTT)-18".

Barack Obama Takes Baby Selfies With Alaskan Mom, Sets Internet Ablaze

And then the man himself apparently walked up and asked, "Who is this pretty girl?" Jolene Jackinsky told the Associated Press that she was looking for her airline at Anchorage International Airport on Monday when she spotted the erstwhile commander in chief seated in a waiting area for private flights.

U.S. to test THAAD missile defence system within days

Missile Defense Agency (MDA), who said, the Kodiak site will detect and track, then engage the target with a THAAD interceptor. As per reports, the test is not linked to North Korea's intercontinental ballistic missile launch, adding that the THAAD's system is created to defend against those type of threats.

The US Is About To Test Its THAAD Missile Defense System

As a result, the successful intercept provides little if any confidence that the troubled Ground-based Midcourse Defense System, or GMD, would be able to thwart a sneak attack by North Korea , according to missile defense experts familiar with details of the test.

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