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World Media Father: Two Alligators Involved In Deadly Disney Attack
Author: 0 Father: Two Alligators Involved In Deadly Disney Attack

The father of 2-year-ol d Lane Graves - who was dragged into the water and drowned by an alligator near Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa in Orlando, Florida - has told officials a second gator was involved in the tragic attack. The child's body was located the following day, ending a grueling search that left five alligators dead. Alligator attacks are relatively rare, with just nine recorded unprovoked attacks reported by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission in ...

Author: 0 At Prayer Vigil, Baton Rouge Mourns Death Of Alton Sterling

Porcher says we still don't know what led up to the confrontation between police and Alton sterling or why the officers felt it necessary to confront sterling rather than wait for back up. Louisiana State Police Col. Mike Edmonson said officials reviewed with the governor what assets were available to law enforcement and how quickly they can be mobilized in an emergency.

Author: 0 Iraqis living in Scotland share their views on the Chilcot Report

He also said it would be "far better" if he had challenged intelligence on Iraq's weapons in the run-up to war. New Zealand First leader Winston Peters said this report shows why we were right to stay out of it, and is an embarrassment for Mr Key.

Author: 0 Dallas gunman identified, bomb materials found in home

Police were not sure they had located all possible suspects, but by Friday attention was focusing on a man who was killed by law enforcement with a robot-delivered bomb in a parking garage where he had exchanged fire with officers. "I'd like to point out, Brent was recently married in the last two weeks", Spiller said during an appearance on the "Today" show. Addressing thousands of people at a prayer service in honor of the fallen officers, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings urged Americans to ...

World Media 1726 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath Yatra
Author: 0 1726 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath Yatra

As many 1,867 pilgrims, comprising 1,464 men, 262 women, 141 Sadhus and others, left in a cavalcade of 55 vehicles from Bhagwati Nagar Base Camp in Jammu at 5:00 AM, a police official said. A three-tire security cover manned by the army, the Indo Tibetan Border Police, the Central Reserve Police Force and the Jammu and Kashmir police has been put in place to secure the Yatra because of heightened militant activity in the Valley.

World Media 'France will give all to beat Germany'
Author: 0 'France will give all to beat Germany'

The striker stressed that the game against Germany in the semi-final is a completely different proposition: " They are the world champions and they are often in the last four of major tournaments ". I have some memories that with Germany we always have close matches. "I'm very proud. It's been a fantastic tournament, something special for a small team like us", said the Swansea City man.

Author: 0 Istanbul airport bombers identified

A one-armed Chechen rebel is firming as the mastermind suspect behind the terror attacks at Istanbul global airport as Turkish authorities arrest 22 suspected Islamic State militants in a series of raids across the country. CIA Director John Brennan said the attack "bears the hallmarks" of ISIS' "depravity". Turkish officials have not confirmed his involvement to CNN. These are basically Russian Muslims from the North Caucasus and the Volga region, with the majority of Russians who leave to ...

Author: 0 Bale, Coleman proud of Wales performance

Portugal boss Fernando Santos believes his side deserves more credit for making to the Euro2016 final. bet365's Steve Freeth said: "This group of players could easily go from strength to strength - we're certainly not as dismissive as we once were!" Speaking in a press conference following the match, Ronaldo was asked what he had said to Bale, to which he replied: "I congratulated them on their run".

Author: 0 Iraqi PM fires head of Baghdad security after shrine attack

A suicide bomber detonated a auto loaded with explosives in front of a shopping center in the commercial district in southern Baghdad on Sunday, which is the deadliest bombing attack since the US invasion in 2003. A suicide bomber first targeted police guarding the shrine's entrance. A Sunday visit by al-Abadi to the site was met by angered residents who pelted the Prime Minister with various objects.

World Media Government mulls action against Muslim preacher Zakir Naik
Author: 0 Government mulls action against Muslim preacher Zakir Naik

One of the Dhaka attackers had even cited a speech by Naik and said he was inspired by sermons of the 50-year-old Mumbai-based Islamic scholar. Naik's speeches are believed to have inspired some of the Bangladeshi militants, who killed 22 people, mostly foreigners, at an upscale restaurant in Dhaka last Friday.

World Media Pistorius gets six-year jail term for girlfriend's murder
Author: 0 Pistorius gets six-year jail term for girlfriend's murder

The original trial judge, Thokozile Masipa , who also delivered the sentenced on Wednesday (AEST), said "substantial and compelling" mitigating circumstances allowed her to override the 15-year minimum. Prosecutors did not immediately say if they will challenge the sentence. The judge told the court the public expected the decision to reflect the severity of the crime, but said the courts must ensure their sentences were legitimate reflections.

World Media Greece, Italy, Serbia, Latvia win in Olympic hoop qualifiers
Author: 0 Greece, Italy, Serbia, Latvia win in Olympic hoop qualifiers

The Milwaukee Bucks star scored 16 points Monday as the Greeks began play in their Olympic Qualifying tournament with a 78-53 victory over Iran. The three qualifying tournaments are determining the final three spots in the Olympics. Former Phoenix Suns and Memphis Grizzlies center Hamed Haddadi , had 16 points and 4 rebounds for Iran. The first-place team in Group A will take on the second-place team from Group B in one semi-final, and the side that comes top of Group B will go up ...

Author: 0 EU criticizes Portugal, Spain for missing deficit targets

The rule gives a 20-day window for the European Commission to propose a fine or a suspension of structural and investment funds. European finance ministers will now have to decide whether to uphold the commission's decision. The penalties could be reduced or canceled for "exceptional" circumstances. Spain's Acting Economy Minister Luis de Guindos has been adamant that sanctions against his country would be unreasonable as the government is working to fix its economy after the financial crisis.

World Media Delhi-Centre Tussle: Supreme Court Refuses To Entertain AAP Govt's Plea
Author: 0 Delhi-Centre Tussle: Supreme Court Refuses To Entertain AAP Govt's Plea

The 1998 notification said that in matters of public order, police and services, the L-G of Delhi would consult the chief minister, and in cases otherwise, the reasons would be recorded. "It is the central government's responsibility to provide officers to Delhi government ". On Tuesday, following the arrest of a senior bureaucrat on charges of corruption, Sisodia had accused the Centre of wanting to run a parallel government in Delhi, and termed it a conspiracy.

World Media Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders may soon hold a joint rally
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders may soon hold a joint rally

Clinton's campaign is also strategizing with the Democratic National Committee plans to maximize the impact of Sanders' endorsement - and present a unified party ahead of the Republican National Convention later this month. Should Sanders join Clinton in the state, it would be a reprisal of an event in 2008. On Wednesday night, Sanders would not deny that the endorsement was in the works.

Author: 0 US expels Russians after diplomat attack

The officials were expelled June 17, department spokesman John Kirby told reporters. Kirby said the attack was "unprovoked and it endangered the safety of our employee". The video follows a string of accusations that the Kremlin would harass or intimidate us diplomats and their families overseas. A US official, who was not authorized to discuss the matter, said that American authorities examined "a number of videos" taken from different perspectives, which "clearly show attempts to show his ...

World Media Timberwolves announce signing of Brandon Rush
Author: 0 Timberwolves announce signing of Brandon Rush

After playing for the Golden State Warriors in four of the last five years, Brandon Rush has made a decision to sign elsewhere. Rush averaged 4.2 points in 72 games last season with the Golden State Warriors . The Minnesota Timberwolves have continued bargain shopping during the National Basketball Association free agency. However, the Timberwolves were in the market to solidify a veteran wing position coming off their bench after Tayshaun Prince hit free agency.

World Media India Blames China for Stalled NSG Entry
Author: 0 India Blames China for Stalled NSG Entry

Sources said Modi conveyed to Xi New Delhi's expectation that China would support India in the NSG, a position that suggests that continued opposition will impact ties. On the agenda was hashing out whether India should be allowed into the elite atomic trading club despite it not being a signatory to the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT).

World Media Procedural delay and not failure, says MEA on India's NSG membership issue
Author: 0 Procedural delay and not failure, says MEA on India's NSG membership issue

The NSG Plenary meeting in Seoul ended today without any decision on India's membership bid as several countries led by China opposed the admission of non-NPT members. Ireland, Austria and New Zealand are also reported to have expressed their opposition to India's membership. The paper had argued that creating exception for India, which did not qualify to become member as it was not a signatory to the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty, would encourage Pakistan to expand its nuclear capability.

Author: 0 U.N. chief hope China will sway North Korea on human rights

It had designate for sanctions anyone found responsible for human rights violations. Experts predict a backlash from Pyongyang, with continued soured relations with Seoul , which have worsened since North Korea's fourth nuclear test in January.

World Media Madina bomber was 26-year-old Saudi national
Author: 0 Madina bomber was 26-year-old Saudi national

His Majesty King Abdullah on Tuesday condemned Monday's terrorist attacks on Medina, home to the Prophet Mohammad's Mosque and the second-holiest site in Islam, and two other cities, according to a Royal Court statement . Despite Western propaganda and attempts, the fact remains that Saudi Arabia has always remained one of the most peaceful countries. Sheikh Abdullah said the UAE supported any action against those who did not respect the sanctity of Ramadan , the Prophet's Mosque and ...

World Media Syria: army closes siege on rebel area in Aleppo
Author: 0 Syria: army closes siege on rebel area in Aleppo

The pro-government forces have also continued the bombardment of the besieged suburb of Douma, he said. "We may have enough goods and medicine for a month", Aleppo-based media activist Mujahid Abu Joud told Al Jazeera. More than 280,000 people have been killed and millions displaced since Syria's conflict erupted in March 2011 with anti-government protests. Almost 600,000 Syrians are living under siege in 18 communities across the country, according to figures from the United Nations.

Author: 0 SCS Row: China Says UN Tribunal Mouthpiece of Certain Nations

They will be held in waters around the Paracel Islands, said a statement by the maritime safety administration. One possible Chinese response, US officials say, would be to declare an air-defense identification zone in the area, like the one Beijing established over the East China Sea in 2013, which requires all foreign aircraft to identify themselves before entering.

World Media Hamilton wary of Ferrari as Silverstone looms
Author: 0 Hamilton wary of Ferrari as Silverstone looms

Praised for his smooth driving style, F1 legend Jim Clark made an indelible mark on the sport before his passing, winning two world championships. Sky Sports pundit Johnny Herbert is backing Lewis Hamilton to dominate the British Grand Prix at Silverstone this weekend.

Author: 0 'Portugal is not all about me' - Ronaldo

Former captain Kevin Ratcliffe was sporting the lucky pink polo shirt that has accompanied Wales along every mile of this remarkable Euro 2016 journey and former global striker Iwan Roberts brushed aside the traditions of press box impartiality by taking his seat draped in the Welsh flag.

Author: 0 Australian '60 Minutes' crew charged over alleged child kidnapping

Faulkner (29) and her ex-husband has been going on for several years, and Australian media has reported that he took the two children to Lebanon for a holiday last year but did not return. His professional Child Abduction Recovery International website says his operation has been "operating privately "under the radar" [out of the media eye] for over 15 years, until now".

Author: 0 Brazilian officials resign in latest blow to government

Brazil's Judge Sergio Moro, who is in charge of corruption investigation within Petrobras, said Wednesday that he had been wrong in releasing the clip of a phone conversation between President Dilma Rousseff and her predecessor Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva.