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Global News Trump Defends Giuliani As 'Great Guy And Wonderful Lawyer'
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Photographs of Frumas and Parnas with Donald Trump Jr., the president's eldest son, have also circulated on social media. MARTIN: Can you begin by telling us what we know about these men, how they're connected to Giuliani? "He's a very good attorney, and he has been my attorney, yeah, sure", he told reporters on the White House South Lawn.

Global News First Turkish soldier killed during Syria operation
Author: 0 First Turkish soldier killed during Syria operation

On Twitter, the ministry updated the figure amid Turkey's Operation Peace Spring , which said continues "successfully". Fighting broke out in several locations along the roughly 120-kilometre wide front where operations are focused, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and a Kurdish military official said Thursday.

Global News READ: Prepared Testimony Of Ukraine Ambassador Ousted By Trump
Author: 0 READ: Prepared Testimony Of Ukraine Ambassador Ousted By Trump

Sondland was initially scheduled to testify before the House committees on Tuesday and had flown from Brussels to do so, but was blocked by the Trump administration from appearing. Democrats want to ask him about text messages released last week that show him and two other US diplomats acting as intermediaries as Trump urged Ukraine to investigate Ukraine's involvement in the 2016 USA election and Hunter Biden's involvement with a gas company there.

Global News Fish that can survive on land appears in United States waters
Author: 0 Fish that can survive on land appears in United States waters

Ed Bettross a Fisheries Biologist at the Wildlife Resources Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) says that the species first came to the U.S. Thrown off by the odd-looking nature of the fish, the angler took a picture and threw it back into the water, according to The New York Times .

Global News Where will PG&E shut off power in Northern CA? Here's a map
Author: 0 Where will PG&E shut off power in Northern CA? Here's a map

PG&E spokeswoman Kristi Jourdan said that because of the way the electric grid is laid out, some customers may be affected by the outage even though they're not experiencing extreme weather conditions in their location. Parents of students of private schools should check with their school administration on their power outage plans. Hundreds of thousands of people across northern and central California are without power following a planned outage to protect residents from wildfire risks.

Global News Indonesia's Chief Security Minister Wiranto Injured in Knife Assault in Banten
Author: 0 Indonesia's Chief Security Minister Wiranto Injured in Knife Assault in Banten

Widodo, who appointed Wiranto to the top security post in 2016, visited him at the hospital. The attackers - one of them was a woman - are said to be affiliated with Daesh terrorist group. "The perpetrators are alleged to have been exposed to Islamic State radicalism", Prasetyo said, without elaborating. Indonesia , which is the world's biggest Muslim-majority country, is grappling with a resurgence in militancy.

Global News Dems agree Giuliani should testify about Ukraine
Author: 0 Dems agree Giuliani should testify about Ukraine

He added that "Ambassador Sondland travelled to Washington from Brussels in order to prepare for his testimony and to be available to answer the Committee's questions". Hours after the administration abruptly blocked a key witness in the Ukraine scandal from testifying to congressional panels, White House lawyer Pat Cipollone criticized the decision by lawmakers to proceed with an impeachment inquiry without a full House vote.

Global News Biden, in first, says Trump should be impeached
Author: 0 Biden, in first, says Trump should be impeached

There's no evidence to support the claim made in the ad about Biden and Ukraine , which has been debunked by fact-checking groups and media reports . She said she is now considering voting for Biden in the Democratic primary. The race for the party nomination has tightened sharply since May as Biden dipped in the polls and Warren's support soared.

Global News U.S. diplomats to testify over Trump-Ukraine
Author: 0 U.S. diplomats to testify over Trump-Ukraine

The White House released a summary of the call . Those scheduled to testify this week include Gordon Sondland , the USA ambassador to the European Union who was involved in efforts to get Ukraine to open the Biden investigation, and Masha Yovanovitch, who was abruptly recalled from her post as us ambassador to Ukraine in May after Trump supporters questioned her loyalty to the president.

Global News Deer Trashes Long Island Hair Salon
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Although the buck ran through the shop thrashing its antlers, it caused little damage other than to the front door and window, Heredia said. She was apparently the customer who the deer jumped over as she sat on a couch, as seen in the video.

Global News Amber Guyger Breaks Down While Taking the Stand: 'I Am So Sorry'
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She has consistently said that she thought his apartment was hers and believed that the 26 year old Saint Lucian national was an intruder. "I never wanted to take an innocent person's life", Guyger testified. Dallas County District Attorney Faith Johnson says she has not ruled out a murder indictment. "It started hitting me that this guy, I have no idea who he is, and that's when everything just started to spin", she said, according to the local paper.

Global News Yemen rebels free 290 prisoners: ICRC
Author: 0 Yemen rebels free 290 prisoners: ICRC

A government source confirmed that 200 prisoners were killed in the fighting, but said that the number of prisoners taken was less than the Houthis claimed, estimating the number to be about 1,300 Yemeni soldiers. One of the prisoners freed by the rebels, Abu Hossam, said he was taken in the port city of Hodeida two years ago. Forces loyal to Hadi's government released more than 20 Houthi prisoners earlier this month, according to el-Murtaza.

Global News In pushing probe of rival, did Trump enlist the US government?
Author: 0 In pushing probe of rival, did Trump enlist the US government?

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said Saturday that she is heartbroken and prayerful as House Democrats move forward with their impeachment inquiry and that President Donald Trump's actions left her no other choice. Its findings were confirmed by FBI investigators, but conspiracy theorists dispute that and claim the hack is evidence that Mr Trump is being persecuted by "the deep state".

Global News China will never close its door, says Chinese FM
Author: 0 China will never close its door, says Chinese FM

Initially, the Japanese government characterized the envisioned deal as a trade agreement on goods (TAG), focused on tariffs on goods. "Once implemented, the agreement signed today puts USA pork back on a level playing field with our competitors in Japan", said David Herring, a hog farmer from North Carolina who leads the National Pork Producers Council .

Global News Imran Khan cries foul over Kashmir, says ‘human rights are being violated’
Author: 0 Imran Khan cries foul over Kashmir, says ‘human rights are being violated’

India and Pakistan have fought two of their three wars over the Himalayan region. Critics, however, say his Hindu-first platform risks exacerbating social tensions in the country of 1.3 billion people. PM Modi met with business leaders to highlight India's growth story. "When the curfew is lifted and millions of people face 900,000 Indian security forces, there will be bloodbath", Khan said , emphasizing that 8 million Kashmiris are "locked in as animals".

Global News Puerto Rico braces for flooding and landslides from storm Karen
Author: 0 Puerto Rico braces for flooding and landslides from storm Karen

Heavy rain squalls moved through Tuesday, and the islands could still experience periods of heavy rain that could produce flash flooding and mudslides, according to the Hurricane Center . "The NHC forecast now shows Lorenzo becoming a major hurricane in 36 hours, faster than previously anticipated", David Zelinsky, NHC hurricane specialist.

Global News PM meets Iran President Hassan Rouhani in NY
Author: 0 PM meets Iran President Hassan Rouhani in NY

Trump exited without a valid justification, and illegally, from an worldwide agreement". A single blunder can fuel a big fire. Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said Tuesday that both the United States and Saudi Arabia asked him to mediate with Iran to defuse tensions.

Author: 0 Israel's Election Highlights Secular-religious Divide

Near-complete official results today confirmed a deadlock in Israel's general election this week, putting Benny Gantz's party as the largest but without an obvious path to form a majority coalition. It is still unclear at this time which coalition will be formed eventually and who will become the next Prime Minister of Israel. Every so many years, most modern governments - especially those of developed countries, that is - hold elections in which prime ministers, presidents, and ...

Global News Howdy Modi brings together Indian, Hindu Americans: Tulsi Gabbard
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PM Narendra Modi Tweets Saying US President Donald Trump's "Special Gesture" of Offering to Join Him in Houston Highlights Strong India-US Ties. He pointed out that at the UN, India will also host an event to celebrate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, which will underline the continuing relevance of Gandhian thoughts and values in today's world.

Global News Hong Kong activists appeal to USA lawmakers to help movement
Author: 0 Hong Kong activists appeal to USA lawmakers to help movement

In the past three months, Hong Kong has witnessed numerous acts of blocking the traffic, surrounding government buildings, destroying public property, attacking police officers, and desecrating the national flag. The rights watchdog said in interviews with 21 arrested protesters, it found many had been beaten by police with batons before and during their arrest, with some beaten afterwards while in custody.

Global News Taliban kill 26 near Ghani’s rally, 22 in Kabul
Author: 0 Taliban kill 26 near Ghani’s rally, 22 in Kabul

On Sept. 9, U.S. Central Command outlined it will ramp up operations against the Taliban. Last weekend, USA troops and their Afghan counterparts killed an estimated 172 Taliban jihadis in separate attacks across the country. He said Pakistan fully supports the Afghan efforts for restoring complete peace and stability in the country through the strengthening of the democratic process in Afghanistan.

Global News CNN Weather TS Humberto forecast to be hurricane Sunday
Author: 0 CNN Weather TS Humberto forecast to be hurricane Sunday

The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Saturday that the storm was located about 30 miles (45 kilometers) east-northeast of Great Abaco Island and 125 miles (200 kilometers) east of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island. Hurricane Dorian made landfall in the Bahamas on September 1. It is expected to become Category Two Hurricane by Tuesday. Threatening to exacerbate islands' problems, winds and rains from Humberto could be expected in Grand Bahama and the nearby Abaco islands, said chief ...

Global News India Bans E-Cigarettes With Youth Addiction in Mind
Author: 0 India Bans E-Cigarettes With Youth Addiction in Mind

If it is a repeat offence, the punishment is higher with three years imprisonment and a fine of Rs 5 lakh. "Considering the seriousness of the impact of e-cigarettes on the youth, the cabinet has approved an ordinance to ban e-cigarettes", Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told a news conference.

Global News Trump hires another top official with a history of pro-Trump hyperbole
Author: 0 Trump hires another top official with a history of pro-Trump hyperbole

U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday he's naming hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien, who Trump had monitor the criminal case in Sweden against American rapper A$AP Rocky, as his new national security adviser . "He's a very sharp guy", said Kent Lucken, who was a colleague of O'Brien's on two Romney campaigns. The position does not require Senate confirmation.

Global News Leader rules out possibility of Iran-US talks on any level
Author: 0 Leader rules out possibility of Iran-US talks on any level

So the new prediction of a quick return to normal output sent prices down sharply on Tuesday. Experts say it could take weeks before the kingdom is able to restore full production at the facilities, according to The Telegraph . "As soon as we find out definitively we'll let you know but it does look that way". The kingdom, though, has not yet said where the attack was launched from or what kind of weapons were involved.