Author: 0 Qatar Airways CEO slams Gulf blockade

Nauert said he had made at least 20 calls to both Riyadh and Doha , and that he wanted to see a quicker resolution to the conflict, which has seen Saudi Arabia close its border and airspace with Qatar, home to a huge United States air base.

People Ivanka Trump visits Capitol to talk family tax policies
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump visits Capitol to talk family tax policies

Despite being savaged by Donald Trump during last year's presidential debates, Rubio, 46, appeared to feel some kind of kinship with Ivanka, and he attempted to hug her. Steve Daines of Montana, Sen. Trent Franks , David Schweikert and Lamar Smith . To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken languages, click on the button below.

People Rumour: Dani Alves 'agrees' Man City move
Author: 0 Rumour: Dani Alves 'agrees' Man City move

Pep Guardiola is moulding City's squad before his second season in the dugout, and the Sky Blues have already spent big money on bringing in Bernardo Silva from Monaco and Ederson from Benfica. Guardiola always preferred to deploy Alves further up the pitch and the defender's instincts to roam forwards allowed him to flourish into one of the world's leading full-backs.

Author: 0 Iraq's Abadi visits Saudi at time of Gulf turmoil

Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed diplomatic and transport links with Qatar on June 5, accusing their fellow Gulf Cooperation Council member of supporting terrorism. " We do not want to escalate, we want to isolate ", UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Dr. Anwar Gargash told journalists during a visit to Paris .

Author: 0 Japan investigates delay in reporting US Navy ship collision

The vessel is located in Yokosuka, south of the cities of Yokohama and Tokyo, operating in the Pacific and the Japanese Sea. On the other hand, the port side is very slightly hilly. The ACX Crystal weighs 29,060 tons and is 222 meters (730 feet) long, much larger than the 8,315-ton destroyer. Multiple U.S. and Japanese investigations are under way on how a ship as large as the container could collide with the smaller warship in clear weather.

Author: 0 Britain, EU to start historic Brexit talks

European Union officials and diplomats greeted the agreement of Brexit Secretary Davis to a format and sequencing of talks that had been proposed by Barnier as sign that British Prime Minister Theresa May's weakened and potentially divided government was bending to Brussels' insistence on how negotiations will work.

Author: 0 French government resigns in post-election formality

Macron's fledgling "neither right nor left" political movement, La Republique en Marche (La REM), and its smaller centrist ally Democratic Movement (MoDem) needed 289 seats to have an absolute majority. However, Le Pen's claim does appear to be backed up by the record low turnout , which stood at just 42%, down from 57% in 2012. Far-right leader Marine Le Pen on Sunday won a seat in the French parliament, but her anti-EU National Front (FN) party faced disappointment, winning only ...

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid star reacts to Portugal draw in Confederations Cup

Portugal coach Fernando Santos was visibly angry on the sidelines as a goal in his team's 2-2 Confederations Cup draw against Mexico on Sunday was ruled out by the video assistant referee (VAR). We want to improve from the last game and believe we will show that in our game tomorrow. Hit the crossbar in the first half in the build-up to Portugal's disallowed goal.

Author: 0 Dem 'concerned' Trump will fire investigators

Special counsel Robert Mueller has brought 13 lawyers on board to handle the Russian Federation investigation, with plans to hire more, according to his spokesman Peter Carr. President Donald Trump was not confirming an investigation of him for firing FBI director James Comey in his comment on Twitter on Friday but was referring to a report in The Washington Post , a source close to Trump's outside counsel said.

People Polk inmates save correctional officer who passed out during work detail
Author: 0 Polk inmates save correctional officer who passed out during work detail

EMS arrived quickly and treated the officer at the scene, but officials are expressing their gratitude for the inmates' quick actions. The humidity was at 100% and it was 76 degrees outside. He told 'When he started breathing, it was just real heavy and real fast. However, even when an escape plan landed right in their laps, they stayed and made sure the deputy sheriff got the help he clearly needed.

Author: 0 Pakistan crush India to win the ICC Champions Trophy

The former captains were of the view that success in the Champions Trophy widely speaks about the rise of cricket in Pakistan despite the fact that foreign teams are not visiting the country for nearly one decade. They were eventually dismissed for 158 in reply to Pakistan's 338 for four, which featured Fakhar Zaman's 114, the left-handed opener's maiden one-day global hundred coming in just his fourth match at this level.

People Supreme Court holds up on redrawing WI districts
Author: 0 Supreme Court holds up on redrawing WI districts

The Wisconsin case seems promising because the lower court said it found a way to measure the partisan nature of the districts. Redistricting happens every 10 years to reflect population changes recorded in the census. This will be the landmark case that either shuts down Republican cheating or allows Republicans to use DeVos math to win elections. The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide whether electoral maps drawn deliberately to favor a particular political party are ...

People Killed in Mogadishu Restaurant Siege
Author: 0 Killed in Mogadishu Restaurant Siege

The attack occurred less than a week after militants from the Shabab extremist group killed dozens of people - both soldiers and civilians, including children - when they stormed a military base in northeastern Somalia. The gunmen "were dressed in military uniforms". Mohamed Hussein says the blast targeted Posh Treats restaurant, which is popular with the city's elite.

Author: 0 London mosque attack suspect held on terror charges

Nine people were hospitalised after Osborne, who witnesses said shouted, "I want to kill all Muslims", slammed into a crowd near a mosque in the Finsbury Park area of London . She told neighbors that the van had "run over his legs". "Mohammed was the hero of the day, he was the one who contained the guy and held him up until the police came and took him away", Kacimi told the Standard .

People EU extends 2014 Russia sanctions over Ukraine's Crimean peninsula for a year
Author: 0 EU extends 2014 Russia sanctions over Ukraine's Crimean peninsula for a year

The European Union has extended economic sanctions against Russian-occupied Crimea by a year, according to the PAP news agency. It said the sanctions include prohibitions on imports of products originating in Crimea into the European Union, investment and tourism services in Crimea or Sevastopol, and exports of certain goods and technologies to Crimean companies.

People Carmakers call for transitional European Union deal
Author: 0 Carmakers call for transitional European Union deal

Any new relationship would have to address tariff and non-tariff barriers, regulatory and labour issues, he said. Without interim arrangements being agreed, businesses would be forced to trade under World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules, which it labelled "the worst foreseeable outcome for the sector, its employees and the British economy".

People Five missing after Grenfell Tower fire found 'safe and well'
Author: 0 Five missing after Grenfell Tower fire found 'safe and well'

Most major cities with many high-rise buildings have detailed building codes and fire safety rules requiring several layers of protections in tall buildings. A soccer player says that he will donate 50 pounds (more than $60) for each minute he plays at a European youth tournament to the victims of London's high-rise inferno.

People US Coroner Investigating Death Of Student Freed From N Korea
Author: 0 US Coroner Investigating Death Of Student Freed From N Korea

Warmbier's parents haven't cited a cause of death, but "awful, torturous mistreatment" by North Korea . Warmbier died on Monday days after being returned from North Korea in a coma after being imprisoned for 17 months. "He was home, and we believe he could sense that", the statement said. "Despite what you may hear", it continued, " North Korea is probably one of the safest places on Earth to visit".

People Hodgkinson took target practice in Belleville before leaving, neighbor says
Author: 0 Hodgkinson took target practice in Belleville before leaving, neighbor says

Mr Scalise, the House Majority Whip, remains in a critical condition in hospital. Press Secretary Sean Spicer describes the scene in the intensive care unit as "emotional". The Bernie Sanders supporter told his wife he had an interest in tax policy, and he sold his Harley motorcycle and home inspection business before making the trip in March.

People Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?
Author: 0 Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?

But Sekulow maintained the president was not speaking literally. "But you're his attorney, and you're saying that the president, when he said that, was not accurate". "It was 141 characters, there's a limitation on Twitter, as we all know, and the president has a very effective utilization of social media", Sekulow said.

People North Korea releases imprisoned American student
Author: 0 North Korea releases imprisoned American student

Warmbier, 22, a University of Virginia student from suburban Cincinnati, arrived in the United States on Tuesday evening, witnesses said. Medical personnel carried a male, believed to be Warmbier and wearing a blue shirt and dark blue trousers, off the plane without the use of a stretcher.

People Gunmen kill 8 security guards in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Gunmen kill 8 security guards in Afghanistan

Tensions have been high in Kabul since a truck bomb on 31 May killed more than 150 people and wounded hundreds in the fortified diplomatic quarter, the deadliest attack in the Afghan capital since 2001. Abdullah Abdullah , the country's Chief Executive, first announced the incident during a live TV broadcast. In this Friday, June 2 photo, protesters throw stones at police during a demonstration in Kabul over the country's deteriorating security situation.

Author: 0 Most-expensive congressional campaign in history comes to a head in Georgia

And Handel , who plays up her experience as a state and local elected official, continued to cast her bid as a battle against outside forces trying to "buy" the 6th Congressional District seat. "I really like Trump and I feel good about what he's doing", Asper told CNN . "It's going to probably be not only historic on the money, but historic on the turnout", she said.