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World Media Rohingya boat toll rises to 23 as more bodies found
Author: 0 Rohingya boat toll rises to 23 as more bodies found

At least eight Tunisians drowned and around 20 others were missing when their boat collided with a Tunisian naval vessel, Reuters reported. Briefing media, Prime Minister's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim said Hasina told Lord Ahmad that the United Kingdom should continue pressing Myanmar government.

World Media Las Vegas Strip dims lights for 11 minutes to honor shooting victims
Author: 0 Las Vegas Strip dims lights for 11 minutes to honor shooting victims

Paddock was able to fire on the crowd for 10 minutes before officers arrived, engaged the suspect and were able to pry open the door. Authorities do not yet know what made him stop shooting, Lombardo said. Sheriff Lombardo concluded the briefing by confirming that authorities are still in contact with Paddock's girlfriend Marilou Danley who was out of the country in the Philippines prior to the mass shooting.

World Media California canyon fire creates eerie orange sky over Disneyland
Author: 0 California canyon fire creates eerie orange sky over Disneyland

A wind-driven wildfire in Southern California, has grown to 7,500 acres, Anaheim Fire and Rescue tweeted Tuesday. Some residents found themselves racing out of their homes as the flames licked the edges of their neighborhood. "We're hoping that the weather goes in our favor", he said. The fire expanded from around 10 hectares acres to some 2000 hectares within hours. He immediately contacted his wife.

World Media No firecracker sale this Diwali: SC
Author: 0 No firecracker sale this Diwali: SC

On November 11, 2016, the Supreme Court had ordered the suspension of all licences permitting the sale of fireworks, wholesale and retail, within the NCR till further orders. It had also cut temporary licences of the states of Delhi, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh by 50%. The Bench, in its judgment, had also opined that a graded and balanced approach would be needed to reduce and eliminate the air pollution in the capital caused due to firecrackers .

Author: 0 Trump's latest tweet signals military options for N. Korea: aide

Trump concluded this screed with the declaration that "only one thing will work". Speaking to reporters on Saturday ahead of a trip to North Carolina, Trump said he had nothing more to clarify. "Policy didn't work!" the USA president said in a Twitter post on Monday (Tuesday NZ Time). After Pyongyang claimed to have tested a powerful hydrogen bomb, James Mattis said the USA was prepared to meet any aggression with a "massive military response".

World Media Trump on Tillerson:
Author: 0 Trump on Tillerson: "We have a very good relationship"

Our position has not changed. "I'm a big believer in healthy eating because it reflects on your mind and your body", she said before telling the group to "come with me and have some fun". However, other people were shocked by the public's apparent fixations on Melania's sunglasses. Trump while talking to journalists that this is the calm before the storm .

World Media Russia, Saudi Arabia Agree on S-400, Other Weapons Deliveries
Author: 0 Russia, Saudi Arabia Agree on S-400, Other Weapons Deliveries

The king has been visiting Russian President Vladimir Putin in talks over oil and Syria, Saudi's al Arabiya television reported. It is expected the sale will beef-up security in the nuclear-hungry Middle East. "This proposed sale will support the foreign policy and national security objectives of the United States by improving the security of a friendly country", the statement read.

World Media Hey Melania, Ivana Trump Says 'I'm First Lady'
Author: 0 Hey Melania, Ivana Trump Says 'I'm First Lady'

Raised in communist Czechoslovakia, Ivana Trump married Donald Trump in 1977, partnering with him on some of his most prominent real estate projects. The two separated in the 1990's. She told him, "I think you should tweet ". In 2005, Donald married Melania Trump , and has repeatedly said his third marriage is definitely his happiest.

World Media Trump administration sends immigration policy wish list to Congress
Author: 0 Trump administration sends immigration policy wish list to Congress

The list , which also includes preventing immigrants from sponsoring their extended families to move to the USA, drew immediate fire from Democratic leaders in Congress , who said it goes " far beyond what is reasonable ". Gov. Andrew Cuomo, for his part, urged Democrats to exercise "extreme caution" as they hammered out the details of the agreement, and warned that Trump would put in place a "cyber wall".

World Media Israel refuses to let Hamas leaders join Egypt talks
Author: 0 Israel refuses to let Hamas leaders join Egypt talks

Hamas and Fatah officials are to take part in talks in Cairo but Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said he would not lift sanctions imposed on Gaza before seeing a positive conclusion to those negotiations. "The contentious issues with Fatah were agreed upon during 2011 in Cairo", Yahya Moussa , a Hamas leader, told Al-Monitor. "Hamas want to open this file and discuss it", he added.

World Media Google Discovers Russia-Backed Ads on YouTube, Gmail
Author: 0 Google Discovers Russia-Backed Ads on YouTube, Gmail

Google discovered potential Russian ads by linking Russian Twitter accounts to those used to purchase ads on its own services, reportedly without Twitter's permission. While these ads were timed around the United States election, they rarely focused directly on that subject. The company's investigation has apparently determined these ad purchases were made during the 2016 presidential election.

World Media Feinstein Announces She Will Run For Re-Election In 2018
Author: 0 Feinstein Announces She Will Run For Re-Election In 2018

A poll from UC Berkeley's Institute of Governmental Studies found that 45 percent of registered voters would cast their ballots for Feinstein should she chose to run again. "Right now we're seeing one president change actions of a - of a president that came before him, and that would happen in this area". Feinstein's old-school political sensibilities and foreign policy could be at odds with California, where increasingly young and diverse voters have demanded all-out opposition to Trump.

World Media Vegas shooter's girlfriend says he would moan and scream in his sleep
Author: 0 Vegas shooter's girlfriend says he would moan and scream in his sleep

His motive still remains unknown. The full " 60 Minutes " interview with the four police officers will broadcast Sunday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. on CBS . He also wired her money. In a statement spoken by her lawyer, Ms Danley said her boyfriend was a "kind, caring and quiet man". At this point there is no evidence Paddock was in Boston.

Author: 0 New York City's Andrea Pirlo to retire at end of MLS season

Every day you have problems with your physical condition. At my age, it's fine to say enough is enough. It's not as though you can go on until you're 50. " Work with Conte? They say things, I have some ideas, but give me time to decide ". The former Juventus, Milan and Italy icon has been with the Major League Soccer side since 2015 but has been plagued by injury problems this season.

Author: 0 Michigan Football Players Lock Arms in Circle During National Anthem

I think MI wins big with a stifling defense. The Spartans (4-1, 2-0 Big Ten) have beaten MI eight times in a 10-year stretch for the first time in a series that dates to 1898. We knew the talent John had and we knew he'd get the job done if he had to go in. Michigan: The Wolverines miss Speight more than expected. Speight was hit awkwardly during the Purdue game and left the contest.

World Media Hurricane Nate gains strength and heads for the Gulf Coast
Author: 0 Hurricane Nate gains strength and heads for the Gulf Coast

John Bel Edwards at a briefing Saturday, "almost unheard of for a storm of this type". A state of emergency was declared for more than two dozen Florida counties and for the states of Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi . Evacuations were ordered in vulnerable parts of the New Orleans region Friday as Tropical St... At least 1,800 workers were on standby to reconnect power, if needed, he said.

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Author: 0 "The Professor" gave a great lecture in Game 1

His 2017 season has been one of renaissance as a whole, but I suspect he will remember the home run he hit tonight more than most of the others he has hit this season. It was veteran first baseman Adam Lind , who came off the bench for the first postseason at-bat of his career and lashed a leadoff single into left. Relying on precision rather than power, Kyle Hendricks pitched the Chicago Cubs to another winning start in October.

World Media Las Vegas massacre: Gun lobby's surprise response
Author: 0 Las Vegas massacre: Gun lobby's surprise response

It's called the bump stock, and it's a device that some gun owners use to modify semiautomatic rifles to make them fire faster, nearly as fast as a fully automatic rifle. Alabama gun dealer Grant Crowden likened the devices to a Corvette because they're cool but not very practical. "The only reason to modify a gun is to kill as many people as possible in as short as time as possible".

World Media Gas station explosions in Ghana's capital kill 6 people
Author: 0 Gas station explosions in Ghana's capital kill 6 people

Ghana's deputy information minister Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah said the fire had been controlled and firefighters were now controlling the second explosion. "Some people said there were flames in the skies, l looked and saw the flames and was convinced something awful had happened", said James Appiah, a resident of North Legon, about half a mile from the explosion.

World Media I Am Proud of Mike Pence for Leaving Colts Game
Author: 0 I Am Proud of Mike Pence for Leaving Colts Game

The wave of protest has been condemned by the U.S. right wing and President Trump, who last month urged fans to boycott National Football League games until "players stop disrespecting our flag & country". Pence tweeted earlier in the day that he was looking forward to the day's festivities, which included honoring former Colts quarterback Peyton Manning .

World Media Mike Pence leaves football game after players kneel during national anthem
Author: 0 Mike Pence leaves football game after players kneel during national anthem

But first he commemorated the moment with a photo of himself and second lady Karen Pence - both outfitted in blue and white Colts paraphenalia - while they stood, hand over hearts, for the anthem. During Trump's tirade, he called such a player a "son of a bitch" setting off yet another round of protests from players, and backlash from the entire National Football League community who defended the players right to freedom of expression and panned Trump's comments as inappropriate.

World Media Iran Warns of Response to New US Sanctions
Author: 0 Iran Warns of Response to New US Sanctions

The news agency said USA and other Western officials did not confirm whether the matter was discussed between Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif and Secretary of State Rex W. A senior USA administration official told Financial Times that President Donald Trump will designate the IRGC as a terrorist organization some time this week .

World Media Lewis Hamilton WINS Japanese Grand Prix as Vettel's Ferrari retires
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton WINS Japanese Grand Prix as Vettel's Ferrari retires

Vettel lost a place to Max Verstappen at the hairpin before slipping all the way back to sixth on the main straight, with yet more positions being lost after a brief safety vehicle period. "We retire the vehicle", he was told. A big thanks to the guys. All I can really say is that I have to put it down to my team. "Also the support we get really does help lift us up".

World Media Shin injury puts Amir out of ODI series
Author: 0 Shin injury puts Amir out of ODI series

Mohammad Aamir, since he returned to worldwide cricket in January 2016, has bowled 821.3 overs collectively across all three formats in global cricket, third-most by a fast bowler after Kagiso Rabada (896.3) and Josh Hazlewood (846.1). Shah said he tried his best to take wickets. At the time of writing, the Lankans are well-placed at 432/6. Sadeera Samarawickrama and Roshen Silva, both of whom are part of the Test squad in the ongoing series against Pakistan in United Arab Emirates, ...

World Media Georgia LB Natrez Patrick arrested on marijuana-related charges
Author: 0 Georgia LB Natrez Patrick arrested on marijuana-related charges

When approached by police as he was exiting the Athens, GA, convenience store, Patrick opened the door of his vehicle to retrieve identification from his wallet. Georgia athletic officials had not responded to Patrick's arrest as of Friday night. The officer put Patrick in handcuffs and asked him again. A bag of green leafy substance was retrieved and identified as marijuana based on odor and appearance.

World Media Body parts found by Danish police are from Swedish journalist Kim Wall
Author: 0 Body parts found by Danish police are from Swedish journalist Kim Wall

Identification was based on dental records from Sweden, he said . Police said that Madsen killed her, dismembered her body and strapped to the torso of the pipe, to hide the crime. He slipped and lost his grasp on the incubate, which at that point hit her on the head, he said. Wall in Koge Bay, southwest of Copenhagen , on Friday.

World Media Las Vegas shooter had cameras, possibly to watch for police, sheriff says
Author: 0 Las Vegas shooter had cameras, possibly to watch for police, sheriff says

But what led Stephen Paddock , 64, to unleash the carnage remains largely a mystery. Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock had stockpiled his huge cache of arms over a period of two decades, the United States investigators say. Senior US officials have discounted these claims, saying there is no evidence connecting Paddock with worldwide terror groups. Marilou Danley , Paddock's girlfriend, issued a statement Wednesday afternoon through her attorney, Matt Lombard.

World Media Ghana on verge of failing to qualify for 2018 after Uganda draw
Author: 0 Ghana on verge of failing to qualify for 2018 after Uganda draw

After Saturday's match result, the Black Stars are all but out of the race to Russian Federation 2018 as Egypt will secure the sole Group E ticket should the Pharaohs account for bottom-placed Congo on Sunday. Only seconds later, Thomas Partey had a clear-cut chance for Ghana but his shot ended up in the side net. Uganda should have taken the lead as a fantastic cross found the head of Nsibambi who headed wide from about five yards out.