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Worldwide Ubial out as health chief, Palace regrets CA decision
Author: 0 Ubial out as health chief, Palace regrets CA decision

Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III, who had grilled Ubial last week about her travels overseas, sometimes with family members, said, "Smoking is unsafe to your health, like lying is risky to your confirmation". The opposition were filed by Rep. Harry Roque ( Kabayan party-list), lawyer Restituto Mendoza and from Potenciano Malvar, medical director of the Gen.

Worldwide Freshman charged in shooting death of Texas Tech officer
Author: 0 Freshman charged in shooting death of Texas Tech officer

Once inside the station, the student pulled a gun and fatally shot East in the head, police said. While police were en route, Daniels' mother called a university hotline and said that her son had expressed suicidal thoughts. Texas Governor Greg Abbott has stated that state law enforcement will be deployed to assist campus and local police forces in an investigation.

Worldwide Kerala government soft on terror, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
Author: 0 Kerala government soft on terror, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

The counter-terror agency says it has recorded statement of three women who say they were lured to convert to Islam. The Kerala government which is involved in a bitter battle of war of words with the Centre has vehemently opposed NIA probe in the Love Jihad case.

Worldwide Trump Visit to Korean DMZ Called
Author: 0 Trump Visit to Korean DMZ Called "Extremely Dangerous Idea"

South Korean news agency Yonhap has reported "blackout bombs" have been created to paralyse the North's power grid by spreading chemically treated carbon graphite filaments. The source said that Trump wants to send a message to North Korea during his visit , either verbally or "kinetically". In recent years, Seoul has been pushing to bolster its cyber defence capabilities as Pyongyang has launched a host of attacks on South Korean corporate and government websites by mobilizing its ...

Worldwide L Train Rider Goes on Racist Rant, Gets Splashed With Soup
Author: 0 L Train Rider Goes on Racist Rant, Gets Splashed With Soup

I'm a lawyer. I went to NYU Law . In the video, the man, holding a can of what appears to be alcohol, can be heard spouting the N-word several times amid a crowded subway vehicle in New York City. "The guy didn't seem to be falling-down drunk but was ... clearly belligerent". Two passengers can be seen kicking the man as he tried to get off the ground.

Worldwide Russian Federation says U.S.
Author: 0 Russian Federation says U.S. "pretending" to fight Daesh in Iraq, Syria

By slashing the number of airstrikes in Iraq, the spokesman suggests the USA may be strategically forcing Islamic State fighters into Syria, where they are complicating Russian-backed efforts to retake Deir el-Zour. "The actions of the Pentagon and the coalition demand an explanation". In the Euphrates Valley south of Deir al-Zour, Russian air force killed more than 60 foreign mercenaries from the Commonwealth of Independence States, Tunisia and Egypt.

Worldwide Mitch McConnell Defends Bob Corker Against Trump: 'Valuable Member' of GOP
Author: 0 Mitch McConnell Defends Bob Corker Against Trump: 'Valuable Member' of GOP

Corker's chief of staff later said Trump encouraged Corker to run for reelection and offered his endorsement. Noticing the president's childishness wasn't what made the tweet so telling. The comments follow a Sunday morning tweetstorm from Trump in which he criticized Corker and claimed the senator had unsuccessfully sought his endorsement for reelection in 2018.

Worldwide Timeline shift raises new Las Vegas massacre questions
Author: 0 Timeline shift raises new Las Vegas massacre questions

The Las Vegas Police Department's K-9 unit, said he noticed the paper on the shooter's nightstand, not far from one of the windows Paddock had smashed with a hammer before firing into the unsuspecting crowd below with high-powered semi-automatic rifles.

Worldwide Turkish president dozes off during Ukraine summit
Author: 0 Turkish president dozes off during Ukraine summit

But while Erdogan said he would continue to back Ukraine's sovereignty, he did not say anything about Turkey imposing any sanctions on Russian Federation in response to the Kremlin's aggression. He recalled that Serbia was among the first countries whose officials spoke in defense of Turkey's constitutional and democratic order previous year - and did this "the same evening a coup was attended in that country".

Worldwide Ivana Trump on her 'insane' divorce from Donald Trump
Author: 0 Ivana Trump on her 'insane' divorce from Donald Trump

Holds no appeal for me personally. "I was just offered to be the American ambassador to Czech Republic - and Donald told me, he said, 'Ivana, if you want it, I give it to you, '" the 68-year-old said in the interview . In explaining the difference between Maples and Melania Trump , Ivana (above) said: 'One is nobody. "I couldn't turn on the television without hearing my name".

Worldwide Why has Colin Kaepernick kept so quiet amid ongoing free agency?
Author: 0 Why has Colin Kaepernick kept so quiet amid ongoing free agency?

Asked why Kaepernick had not yet been picked up by a new team, Sherman said: "It's hard to see because he's played at such a high level, and you see guys, quarterbacks, who have never played at a high level being signed by teams". While Kaepernick has not commented directly on La Canfora's report, a tweet was more than telling. Soon after, the Know Your Rights Campaign, a youth campaign fully funded by Colin Kaepernick , posted a note to social media written by Kaepernick's girlfriend, ...

Worldwide Iran's Revolutionary Guards Pledge to Teach US 'New Lessons'
Author: 0 Iran's Revolutionary Guards Pledge to Teach US 'New Lessons'

Reports of the possible designation of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist group, among other measures against Tehran, emerged amid concerns that Trump may refuse to recertify the 2015 nuclear deal. His announcement would stop short of pulling out of the agreement, but give the US Congress 60 days to decide whether to reimpose sanctions. In response, Iran has increased its program's funding.

Worldwide Penn State up to No. 3 in AP poll
Author: 0 Penn State up to No. 3 in AP poll

For MSU, it's a question of who will be running the ball. Coach Mark Richt would not divulge specifics about the injury. His Spartans are now an improbable 4-1 - the same as the Wolverines - and have seemingly put the on-field disaster of the 2016 season behind them .

Worldwide FEMA head Brock Long dismisses San Juan mayor's complaints: 'Political noise'
Author: 0 FEMA head Brock Long dismisses San Juan mayor's complaints: 'Political noise'

Have requested support from FEMA . On Sunday she had tweeted: "Power collapses in San Juan hospital with 2 patients being transferred out". FEMA Administrator Brock Long isn't identifying those individual officials he blames. The president feels the recovery is going well: In the same interview with Huckabee, he spoke favorably about the ongoing humanitarian disaster in Puerto Rico and the hurricane recovery in Texas and Florida because they had given him a sense of objective and made ...

Worldwide Edrogan announces military op in Idlib, Syria
Author: 0 Edrogan announces military op in Idlib, Syria

Erdogan announced on Saturday that Turkey was conducting an anti-terror operation in Syria's Idlib. A Syrian rebel commander speaking from Turkey said no military operations are ongoing at the moment but said preparations were underway for Turkish troops and FSA fighters to enter Idlib.

Worldwide New Zealand 'kingmaker' reneges on election deadline
Author: 0 New Zealand 'kingmaker' reneges on election deadline

Mr Peters hasn't commented on whether he will also meet with the Green Party to discuss a potential coalition with Labour and the Greens. Ardern said Labour would negotiate with the Greens and NZ First separately and not have all three around the table together.

Worldwide Ivana Trump Takes Credit For President Trump's Success, Bashes Marla Maples
Author: 0 Ivana Trump Takes Credit For President Trump's Success, Bashes Marla Maples

During a Sunday interview with ABC News , Ivana said she still talks with President Trump regularly but doesn't call the White House directly in order to avoid making first lady Melania Trump jealous. "I couldn't turn on the television without hearing my name", Trump adds. I'm the first lady, OK?' she said during an interview Good Morning America on Monday.

Worldwide EU imposes restrictions on North Korean employees
Author: 0 EU imposes restrictions on North Korean employees

North Korea and the US have been in a tense back-and-forth war of words over the last few months. North Korea on Tuesday marked the 72nd anniversary of the Workers' Party of Korea , as Japanese, U.S., and South Korean authorities remained on alert for possible provocations from Pyongyang , including the launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile to coincide with the milestone date.

Worldwide Richardson Police Narrow Search for Missing Toddler; Father Put On Ankle Monitor
Author: 0 Richardson Police Narrow Search for Missing Toddler; Father Put On Ankle Monitor

Her father, Wesley Mathews , 37, is now behind bars, facing child endangerment charges. When he allegedly went to check on the toddler about 15 minutes later, Sherin was gone, according to the AP. Police say they're still trying to establish a timeline and are still searching around the neighborhood. "She was last seen wearing a pink top, black pajama bottoms and pink flip flops".

Worldwide Turkey's Erdogan Blasts US Ambassador As Diplomatic Crisis Escalates
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan Blasts US Ambassador As Diplomatic Crisis Escalates

Meanwhile, Turkish authorities announced that a second employee of the us consulate in Istanbul had been "invited" to the Istanbul chief prosecutor's office to testify. AUTHORITARIAN GOVERNMENTS around the world have increasingly embraced the disgraceful tactic of arresting US citizens and holding them as de facto hostages in an attempt to gain leverage over Washington.