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Total to sign Iran gas deal, biggest since sanctions lifted

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The 20-year phase 11 project will eventually pump 50.9 million cubic metres (1.8 billion cubic feet) of gas per day into Iran's national grid. The French oil and gas company Total is negotiating to finalize a deal for investment in Iran's petrochemical industry, Tasnim news agency reported . Read More »

Donald Trump physically attacks CNN in tweeted video

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Sunday's clip came from WrestleMania 23 in 2007. "This latest tweet follows a headline-packed few days for Trump's social media profile, starting with his attack of Morning Joe hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski Thursday morning, which has continued since , and his ongoing campaign against CNN , which he deemed "#FraudNewsCNN" on Saturday evening. Read More »

Episode 322: Taking Steps in Health Care, But in What Direction?

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This act is very similar to the U.S. House version known as the American Health Care Act (AHCA). Both versions of the health care plan would fundamentally change the way Medicaid is funded, providing states a choice between per capita caps-a funding cap per enrollee with a pre-set growth rate-or a lump-sum block grant. Read More »

Fred warns Chile and Germany - A lot can happen in a year

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They won a penalty shootout against Portugal to reach the final, but Bet 365 are giving odds of 6/4 for Germany to see past Chile in 90 minutes in the final. In truth, the Portuguese team looked weaker than its rival in the previous match, and deserved not reached the final. Borussia Dortmund's Raphael Guerreiro is also missing for Portugal through injury, but veteran defender Pepe returns after he was suspended for the Chile clash. Read More »

Al menos 17 heridos tras tiroteo en boliche de Arkansas

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Ninguno se halla en estado grave y "todos sobrevivirán", ha dicho la misma fuente. "Aparentemente, hubo una especie de pelea entre personas que estaban dentro del club, por lo que posiblemente hubo varios tiradores", aseguraron fuentes policiales a los medios locales. Read More »

Chinese Long March-5 Carrier Rocket Ready for Launch

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The Long March-5 made its maiden flight in November 2016 from Wenchang. As well as Chang'e-5, the Long March 5 will be used to loft the 20 metric tonne core and two experimental modules for the Chinese Space Station , and launch the country's first independent interplanetary mission, to Mars , in 2020. Read More »

Ehud Olmert, Israel's jailed ex-PM, is released early

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Wearing a dark-coloured T-shirt, he was seen exiting the jail shortly after dawn on Sunday before being driven away. Olmert began serving a 19-month sentence in February 2016, which was later extended to a 27-month sentence. The Israeli parole board ruled that Olmert had undergone a "significant rehabilitation process" in prison and his behavior had been largely "impeccable". Read More »

Sarah Huckabee Sanders blames Chicago crime on a lack of 'morality' there

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And of those from whom much is expected, little is forgiven. However, this violated CNN news policy because it was not run past those who check facts and enforce standards at the network. President Trump apparently likes to employ "blood" in his attack on women journalists. Security was tight at the Trump International Hotel, where visitors in long outfits and sharp suits began touching base around five. Read More »

Missing teen girl found dead inside Texas home after Amber Alert

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There is now a large police presence outside of the home near the intersection of East Kiest Boulevard and East Illinois Avenue as police continue to investigate. The FBI says the public helped investigators locate them. "They confirmed that they knew who the victim was and they said, 'Well, we have her, '" Lancaster Police Department Det. Read More »

Red River search for possible drowning victim to continue into third day

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Anderson said he expects crews to spend the whole morning on the search. His body hasn't been found. Police have not confirmed whether or not the body is Asrat. for an individual who was in the water and had "possibly drowned", Anderson said. Asrat's LinkedIn account shows that he's a swimming instructor at MSUM and has been since September 2014. Read More »

Labour is 'too broad a church', says party chairman

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Thousands of people marched through London on Saturday to protest over austerity and demand Prime Minister Theresa May's government resign after its disastrous showing in last month's election . This is the most tragic example of what the consequences of austerity can be. He told the crowd that Labour was the "government in waiting". "I work with pregnant refugee women who amaze me with what they have to offer". Read More »

Hostages shown in al-Qaeda Mali video as Macron flies in

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The hostages are separately presented in the video by a man who said that there has not, until now, had negotiations for their release. Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger - have pledged to fight jihadists on their own soil, as instability and Islamist attacks multiply. Read More »

India beat West Indies by 93 runs in third ODI

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India on the other might feel that they have got things too easy on the tour. Where will the 4th ODI of India vs West Indies 2017 match be played? However, that helped set the base for an MS Dhoni assault, who in Kedar Jadhav's company, added 81 in the last 7.4 overs to take India well past 220, which might have been about par, considering West Indies' inexperienced bating. Read More »

Open bar: Locals throng bars after LDF's new policy reopens 77 outlets

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The government is also proposing to open local toddy shops that were earlier sealed. According to sources in the excise department, several more bars will be opening as they are waiting for the mandatory licenses. The LDF government had made a decision to renew the bar licenses of bars of three star and above category, which were open until Mar 31, 2014, when the previous Congress led UDF government chose to allow only bars in five star category hotels. Read More »

US, PH navies complete coordinated patrol mission

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Manila: The Philippines and Indonesia will jointly patrol the Celebes Sea this week to stop Islamist militants reaching the Philippines' restive southern island of Mindanao, where rebels have seized a city, an army spokesman said on Sunday. Read More »

Unending violence: UP gangrape survivor faces fourth acid attack, despite police protection

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The chief minister's comments came a day after the woman said she was attacked with acid by two unidentified assailants at her hostel in Lucknow's Aliganj area. The family of the woman, who is a mother of two, alleges that the people responsible for the attacks on her are linked to the gang-rape accused. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had gone to meet her at the hospital and assured her security. Read More »

Philippines says beheaded civilians found in rebel-held Marawi City

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ISIS' control of Marawi City is now into its second month. The Philippine authorities have been struggling to crack down on the jihadists even though it already received technical support from United States special forces. Duterte's decision previous year to reject a ceasefire offer from the Maute group. The hostages even allegedly followed a "looting schedule" planned by the extremists and were forced to bring firearms so they could fight against government troops and bring to safety ... Read More »

Upcoming Cricket Tour In Doubt Over Pay Dispute

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In the email, he says: "Please note that ICC regulations state that: Players (including uncontracted players) can not play in ICC approved cricket (e.g. Five members of the Australia A touring squad, including Khawaja are presently uncontracted - however the rest have multi-year state deals. CA and the players' union have hit an impasse after the board attempted to scrap the 20-year-old arrangement of giving players a fixed share of revenues, in favour of dividing surpluses amongst elite ... Read More »

Aaron Judge Found Some White Sox Fans in Contempt

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Headley hit an RBI single, and Jacoby Ellsbury scored on a sacrifice fly by Ronald Torreyes. All three responded with clutch hits. Jose Abreu's two-run single off Dellin Betances gave the White Sox a 4-3 victory as the Yankees' bullpen imploded, spoiling a sensational outing from starter Luis Severino . Read More »

US Renews Pressure On China With An Eye On North Korea Threat

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China considers Taiwan to be part of its territory and has long opposed any arms sales to the self-governing island by foreign entities. The package, expected to amount to over $1 billion, includes Early Warning Radar Surveillance Technical Support, AGM-154C Joint Stand-off Weapon, AGM-88 High-Speed Anti-Radiation Missiles, MK 48 6AT Heavy Weight Torpedoes, MK 46 to MK-54 Torpedo Upgrade, SM-2 Missile Components , and the AN/SLQ-32A Electronic Warfare Shipboard Suite Upgrade. Read More »

Watford complete signing of young goalkeeper Daniel Bachmann

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The 26-year-old was a Spain youth global and turned out for Barcelona and Real Madrid's B teams, before settling down at Alaves , for whom he played 31 times in La Liga last season. A 16-times capped Austria U-21 global, Bachmann has also been part of his national side's senior squad in the past two worldwide breaks. The Austrian spent six seasons with Premier League rivals Stoke City , but never played a single game for the Potters after spending time on loan with Wrexham , Ross ... Read More »

Casualties reported in Damascus bombing

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The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, an opposition-run monitoring group, also reported the three explosions. The blast, which hit Tahrir Square, killed and injured a number of people, according to state TV. The suicide bomber was driving a auto as authorities chased him at Al-Tahrir square, but he escaped and detonated his explosives. Syria is in the midst of a six-year-long civil war, with Damascus still mostly under government control. Read More »