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by | May 31, 2017 | 07:17

Ivanka Trump is facing online criticism after the Twitter account for her lifestyle brand tweeted about making champagne ice pops for Memorial Day. "Thank you for your service". One Twitter user wrote: "You'd think that no one could be that utterly callous right?" The 3-day weekend also marks the unofficial start of summer but the period often has a somber cast to it as people often forego celebrations to honor the armed forces ultimate sacrifice.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:14

One camp within the White House advocates the line Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) laid out in a March memo to Trump: A 90-day ultimatum for sweeping concessions from Havana, after which Cuba policy would revert to where it stood before Obama's re-opening.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:13

Mr Trump had earlier taken to Twitter to vent his frustrations with the "fake news media". Since he came into office in January, Trump has repeatedly expressed frustration at press leaks coming from the White House or the United States intelligence agencies, and in February he said that he had ordered an investigation of those "criminal" acts and that those responsible for the leaks would pay a big "price".

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:13

Trudeau and the premiers have envisaged", said Colin Robertson, who is now a vice president and fellow at the Canadian Global Affairs Institute, in an interview with BNN Monday. Defense Sec. James Mattis told CBS's Face the Nation on Saturday that the president is "wide open" on the deal. The reaction came after Trump said that the final decision on the ratification of climate deal would be decided next week.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:13

Macron made no mention of Western sanctions on Russian Federation over Ukraine, though Putin repeated Moscow's view that their continued enforcement would not help stabilise the situation in Ukraine's east. The secretary-general of Le Pen's National Front party , Nicolas Bay, said Monday that "of course" Le Pen's contacts with Russian Federation continue and "there is no reason these contact wouldn't continue long-term".

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:12

Mr Dubke's hiring was meant to lighten the load on Sean Spicer , the White House press secretary, who had also been handling the duties of communications director during Mr Trump's first month in office. The mood inside the White House is fraught with tension, particularly with the Russian Federation investigation that most staffers are walled off from, the sources said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:10

Their discharge petitions were rejected by the judge. Last month, the Supreme Court revived the criminal conspiracy charge (IPC 120 B) against the three BJP leaders and shifted their trial from Rae Bareli to Lucknow . The trial would be held on a daily basis. These directions do not take away the inalienable rights of an accused facing trial to cross-examine witnesses in respect of their examination-in-chief before court, and to further recall such witnesses for failure to cross-examine.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:08

Dubke's last day may be as early as Tuesday. Trump had a hard time filling the job of communications director, picking Dubke in February after Jason Miller , who filled the slot during Trump's campaign, refused to take the post .

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:09

The Arab world has long accused Israel of digging beneath the Temple Mount in order to destabilize the Al Aqsa Mosque and as part of the "Juda-ization" of east Jerusalem. The cable vehicle project has been discussed for several years, with Israeli officials saying it is needed to ease access to the heavily visited Western Wall.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:07

Macron also challenged Putin on LGBT rights in Russian Federation generally, and in Chechnya in particular, following multiple reports of gay men being rounded up, held prisoner, and tortured. Evidence published last month has indicated the Assad regime had used toxic sarin gas on the town of Khan Sheikhun, an attack that provoked the United States to launch missiles on a Syrian air base in its first targeted attack against the Syrian president's forces.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:04

Anchor: The South Korean military has been criticized for detecting North Korea's latest missile test-fire as late as two minutes after it was launched. Pyongyang said it launched an intermediate-range ballistic missile which met all technical requirements and could now be mass-produced, although United States officials questioned the extent of its progress.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:03

Ricky John Best and Taliesin Myrddin Namkai Meche both died in the attack , which police said is being investigated as a hate crime. "So, I ask you Mr. Death to Antifa . You call it terrorism, I call it patriotism, you hear me? Your words and actions are meaningful, here in America and throughout the world.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:56

Saeb Erekat called the meeting a "provocation" that sent a "clear message to the Palestinian people". The Cabinet also approved a five-year budget to develop the area around the Old City and to improve health, culture, welfare and education services in the city of Jerusalem, including eastern Jerusalem.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:58

In Israel he didn't mention the two-state solution that would create a Palestinian nation, or moving the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv, remaining silent on a long-standing campaign pledge. David Jones doesn't agree with the anti-Trump sentiment. Nonetheless, Lewandowski has the trust of the president - an advantage that many of Trump's aides lack.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:52

Monday, parked on the side of the road and partially blocking the right lane and bicycle lane. Police discovered Woods buckled into his 2015 vehicle, which was running with the brake lights and right turn signal flashing, on Military Trail south of Indian Creek Parkway.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:49

The FTSE 100 was down 0.4% to 7,517.03, while in Continental Europe, the main benchmark Stoxx 600 was down 0.2% amid concerns about an early election in Italy and the possibility that Greece might forego its next bailout payment. Consumer spending, accounting for more than two-thirds of USA economic activity, increased 0.4 percent last month. The dollar declined 0,4 percent to ¥110,815.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:40

US President Donald Trump , who was uncharacteristically quiet on Twitter during his nine-day trip overseas, resumed his favourite past-time Sunday with a tweet storm in which he thundered against "fake news". "I would not be concerned about it", he added . His comments were echoed by Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly. "It's both normal, in my opinion, and acceptable", he said on ABC's "This Week" program.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:29

In a statement later on Sunday night, carried by the New York Times , Trump praised Kushner and the work he has done in the White House. What do we know about the alleged back channel Kushner wanted to establish? "It's both normal in my opinion and acceptable", he told ABC News on Sunday.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:30

The dispute began with the first question of the on-camera session that centered on a Washington Post report from last week that said Jared Kushner , the president's son-in-law, had attempted to set up a back channel with Russian Federation.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:32

National security adviser H.R. McMaster told reporters on Saturday that so-called back-channeling was not unusual. Kushner and Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn met with the Russian ambassador in December and asked for back-channel communications to discuss Syria and other policy matters, ABC News reported.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:28

Cambridgeshire Police said on Tuesday that the tiger was unharmed. The Hamerton Zoo Park deemed the incident as a "freak accident". Zoology student Philip Caso, 20, from Peterborough, knew her through work experience and posted on Facebook: 'Rosa loved and respected those animals to the point where each and every one was like a child to her'.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:27

The top Democrat on the House intelligence committee is urging a review of White House adviser Jared Kushner's security clearance following news reports that he sought to set up back-channel communications with Russian Federation. Sources told the news network that Russian officials were heard boasting of the close relationship they had developed with Flynn , who would eventually be chosen by Trump to serve as his national security adviser - but who was sacked from the post only ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:24

The crowd at the harbor had been feeding the male sea lion and a College student Michael Fujiwara was recording the exchange between the animal and people. They are not circus performers. Fujiwara says he tried talking to the people, but they seemed eager to "move away from the area as soon as possible".

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:26

But her Conservative Party remained on 43 percent according to a survey conducted by Survation for ITV's Good Morning Britain programme, seeing their lead drop as support for Labour rose 3 percentage points to 37 percent. May surprised nearly everyone in April when she called the snap election, saying she wanted to strengthen her hand for negotiations with the rest of the European Union about Britain's exit from the bloc.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:27

In the 2016 oil production cut agreement, Russian Federation made a better bargain than Saudi Arabia: it boosted its production to more than 11 million bpd in November, which was taken as a basis month for the cuts, and only agreed to cut 300,000 bpd from its output.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:25

Earlier, PM Modi clicked a group photograph with the Indian and German CEOs, after the plenary meeting of the inter-governmental consultations. The Prime Minister is on a six-day-long four-nation tour that will also take him to Spain , Russia and France .

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:25

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Sunday that he was not troubled by Jared Kushner's reported attempts to establish a back-channel with Russian Federation. "What your question assumes is a lot of facts that are not substantiated by anything but anonymous sources that are, so far, being leaked out", Spicer said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:24

Fighting erupted on Tuesday when heavily-armed militant Maute group affiliated with Islamic State (IS) swooped into Marawi City , the capital of Lanao del Sur province. In 2014, Hapilon pledged allegiance to ISIS. "They're getting caught in the conflict and I hope this ends soon". They said militants had also occupied higher ground in the city, enabling them to slow down or stop assaults from the security forces.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:24

Kushner wanted a communication backchannel; it's that Mr. Kushner sought to pursue one with a hostile power months after American intelligence agencies had collectively acknowledged the Kremlin's cyberwarfare against the United States", he said in a statement.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:19

Merkel, seeking to fix damage after shocking Washington on Sunday by declaring the era in which Europe could rely on its partners was somewhat over, repeatedly stressed the importance of trans-Atlantic ties but also highlighted Germany's history of cooperating with India and China in a "global world".

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:21

Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, in Chicago. Earlier this year , the Supreme Court returned a similar case back to the Fourth Circuit appeals court for further consideration in light of the government's rescission of that Title IX guidance.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:19

During a train attack in Portland , Oregon three men protected teenage passengers. Destinee Mangum , 16, thanked the three strangers who intervened on a Portland light rail after a man hurled anti-Muslim slurs at her and her friend who was wearing a hijab .

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:05

Adam Schiff of California, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, spoke exclusively to ABC News' Martha Raddatz on "This Week" Sunday about his concerns with Kusher, Trump's son-in-law and senior advisor. Flynn served briefly as Trump's national security adviser before being fired in February. He was interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in January about his contacts with Kislyak.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:04

In keeping with his nationalist economic agenda, he hit out in particular at Germany's substantial trade surplus with the United States, threatening to introduce customs duties in retaliation. This will change", Trump wrote on Twitter Tuesday. Germany's foreign minister, Sigmar Gabriel , said Mr Trump's "short-sighted" policies had "weakened the West".

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:05

Pala said Section 38 of PCA Act, 1960 does not authorize the central government to create new provisions, new definitions and new organizations like Animal Market Monitoring Committee and Animal Market Committee. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has described the Centre's notification as a "deliberate attempt to encroach upon the states' powers" and said her government will not accept it.