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Source: Fox News

Merkel calls for creation of ‘European army,’ backing Macron in spat with Trump

Wednesday 18:11 GMT

Rubbish!”. Merkel made the remarks after the idea was floated by Macron last week, when he said that Europe was “the main victim of Trump’s decision to withdraw from the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia. “We will not protect the Europeans unless we decide to have a true European army,” Macron said, according to The Wall Street Journal.

France is spending 1.81 percent, Germany is spending 1.24 percent and only a handful of NATO countries are meeting that 2 percent commitment.

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Source: CTV

U.K.'s May appeals to public on Brexit, braces for more blows

Friday 18:12 GMT

British Prime Minister Theresa May appealed directly to voters to back her Brexit plan Friday as she waited to see whether rivals within her party have gained enough support to launch a leadership challenge.

May is battling to save her Brexit plan, and her job, after the draft withdrawal agreement between Britain and the EU sparked fierce opposition from euroskeptic politicians in her Conservative Party.

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Source: Global News

SpaceX, Telesat Canada get approval to roll-out global satellite network

Saturday 14:30 GMT

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted unanimously on Thursday to allow Elon Musk’s SpaceX, Telesat Canada and two other companies to roll out new satellite-based broadband services.

U.S. regulator will allow Elon Musk’s SpaceX to build global satellite network. The FCC, which had approved SpaceX’s initial plans in March, further approved the company’s request on Thursday for access to additional frequencies and to operate an additional 7,500 satellites at very low-Earth altitudes.

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Source: Fox News

Gallup Poll: Trump's Approval Rating on Economy Hits New High

Today 10:50 GMT

The Gallup poll noted that Trump's 53 and 50 percent economic approval ratings "are well above the average of 45 percent on this economic approval measure across presidents extending from Ronald Reagan through Barack Obama." "These things take time," he said.

Former Reagan economic adviser Art Laffer said Tuesday on "America's Newsroom" that the Trump administration has done "almost everything" correctly as it pertains to the country's economy. 'Miracle Matthew': 'Fox & Friends' Viewers Help Raise Money for Baby Born With Brain Condition. "The tax bill is spectacular, the deregulation is wonderful, the appointment of [Jerome] Powell as the head of the Fed is terrific," Laffer said.

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