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Worldwide Priest stabbed during Mass in Montreal
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Grou began moving away as the attacker knocked over a candle, CTV said, but video shows the man catching up to the priest, pushing him to the ground before appearing to stab him. He is expected to appear by video feed Saturday afternoon at the Quebec Court Criminal Room. "This was an isolated attack, and there is nothing to link it to terrorism", she added.

Worldwide Pompeo in Lebanon to talk Hezbollah amid Golan condemnation
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Haaretz pointed to President Trump's decision to move the us embassy in Israel to Jerusalem when indicating he could use the same method to officially change the USA position on the Golan Heights . "Preserving national unity and civil peace is a priority for us", Aoun told Pompeo, the presidency said on its Twitter feed. "They're going to fail again", Netanyahu said.

Worldwide Secretary of State Pompeo Visits Western Wall in Israel
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Lasensky said Trump's move seemed to be "totally devoid of strategic imperative" and possibly aimed at helping Netanyahu win the vote. The reason for the move was not given, but it could give Israel's damaged prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu a boost a month before elections.

Worldwide New Zealanders wear headscarves in display of solidarity after mosque attacks
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Guterres met with worshippers at the Islamic Cultural Center's mosque in Manhattan as they gathered ahead of Friday prayers and offered "solidarity with the Muslim community from NY to New Zealand and beyond". They took their cue from a movement within the country to honor the 50 persons killed in the mosque shootings March 15 by wearing hijabs, beginning with Auckland doctor Thaya Ashman.

Worldwide Pompeo boosts Israel's Netanyahu before election
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There are more than 30 Israeli settlements in the Golan Heights , according to the BBC , and roughly 20,000 Syrians still living in the area. A couple look towards signs pointing out distances to different cities, on Mount Bental, an observation post in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights that overlooks the Syrian side of the Quneitra crossing, Israel January 21, 2019.

Worldwide North Korea Withdraws From Joint Liaison Office With South Korea
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It combined South Korean initiatives, capital and technology with North Korea's cheap labour. While declining to say whether Washington was trying to send a post-summit message to Pyongyang, the official said Trump "has made clear that the door is wide open to continuing the dialogue with North Korea".

Worldwide Mueller Submits a Report to Attorney General Barr
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Update 5:28 EDT: White House Press Secretary Sanders reports the White House has not yet been briefed on the report. There was no obstruction [of justice]. For their part, Trump's lawyers say they are " pleased " Mueller has delivered his report. Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer also called for transparency in a joint statement, adding that the White House "must not be allowed to interfere".

Worldwide Malta ranks 22nd happiest country in World Happiness Report
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Each country's happiness score was computed based on multiple variables, including per capita gross domestic product, social support, life expectancy and freedom from corruption. Who made it to the top three then? Japan came in 58th place (down from 54th), Russian Federation came in 68th place (down from 59th) and China came in 93rd place (down from 86th).

Worldwide Previous Biden +8 Over Bernie In New Poll On 2020 Dem Field
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A Biden aide told the network that bringing a running mate onboard earlier than normal would show voters Biden is serious about unseating President Donald Trump . The reports about a possible Biden-Abrams ticket raises new questions about Biden's meeting with Abrams last week. While Biden is likely to enter the 2020 presidential race, the encouragement from global leaders fueled his appetite, according to a Democratic Party official.

Worldwide Democrats' new litmus test: Abolish Electoral College
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Avlon said that the Electoral College ceased to be an issue until the 2000 election, when George W. Bush lost the popular vote but won the presidency, as did Donald Trump in 2016. Democratic presidential candidate Sen. "Better to have proportional electoral college votes in each state so you campaign everywhere". "In fact, In senator Birch Bayh, who just last week died at age 91, came within a few votes of advancing an amendment to abolish the Electoral College and replace it with a ...

Worldwide Trump Lays Down Cover Fire Before Release Of Mueller Report
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But during his confirmation hearing last month , Barr said he ultimately will decide what the public sees, and that any report will be in his words, not Mueller's. The U.S. House of Representatives voted 420-0 last week on a non-binding resolution calling for Mueller's report to be released both to Congress and to the public, but it is not clear how the measure will fare in the Senate.

Worldwide The great chase for Nirav Modi: From Brady House to London’s Holborn
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An LoU is a guarantee given by an issuing bank to Indian banks having branches overseas to grant short-term credit to the applicant. The ED and the CBI are investigating Modi, his uncle Mehul Choksi and others for alleged money laundering and corruption to perpetrate the alleged scam in the Brady House branch of the PNB in Mumbai that was unearthed a year ago.

Worldwide More load shedding scheduled for this week, says Eskom
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Eskom said in the response that the scheduled loadshedding allows critical loads such as hospitals and deep level mines to be managed and allow customs, in general, to know when they will be shed. "At this point in time we are still getting a better grasp of the technical problems and other problems that Eskom power stations are confronting", said Gordhan.

Worldwide Turkey's Erdogan to NZ terrorist: You will pay for this
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Morrison said Canberra is also reconsidering its travel advice for Australians planning trips to Turkey . "They insult the memory of our Anzacs and they violate the pledge that is etched in the stone at Gallipoli of the promise of Ataturk to the mothers of our Anzacs".

Worldwide Trump expresses openness to the Mueller report being publicly released
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Whenever Mueller does submit his report, Barr will review it and is expected to create his own report to send to Republican and Democratic leaders of the Senate and House Judiciary Committees to explain the special counsel's findings. "Let it come out, and let people see it", the president said. He also is pushing to prevent any release of Mueller's report. Trump's comments come less than a week after the House passed a resolution to encourage Attorney General William Barr to release the ...