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World Media Japan rejects S.Korean call for extra steps over 'comfort women'
Author: 0 Japan rejects S.Korean call for extra steps over 'comfort women'

A South Korean investigation appointed by the government concluded last month that the dispute over the women could not be " fundamentally resolved" because the victims' demand for legal compensation had not been met. Seoul will not ask Tokyo to revise a bilateral pact on settling Japan's wartime sex slavery of Korean women. But a refund "would amount to scrapping the agreement", a Foreign Ministry official in Tokyo said.

World Media La. Teacher Handcuffed At School Board Meeting After Talking About Pay
Author: 0 La. Teacher Handcuffed At School Board Meeting After Talking About Pay

The disturbing incident took place after Hargrave asked school board members to justify the massive raise while teachers and school employees had reportedly gone without a pay hike in years. Hargrave responded: " I am not, you just pushed me to the floor! ". Deyshia HargraveWas Deyshia Hargrave really out of the order or perhaps the school board? After Hargrave posed several questions, board president Anthony Fontana ruled Hargrave out of order, warning her that the public comment ...

World Media Trump just held an extraordinary public negotiation with Congress on immigration
Author: 0 Trump just held an extraordinary public negotiation with Congress on immigration

Republicans , Ryan added, want to make sure that the package, however, is "balanced", so that the US doesn't have a DACA program five to 10 years from now. President Donald Trump urged Congress on Tuesday to reach a compromise on the fate of millions of undocumented migrants who came to the USA as children, but did not give ground to Democrats over his plans for a border wall .

World Media Democratic Senator Releases Transcript of Interview with Dossier Firm
Author: 0 Democratic Senator Releases Transcript of Interview with Dossier Firm

Simpson of Fusion GPS, took place last summer and was expected to shed light on the origins of the firm's work, its concerns about the Trump campaign's activities, and what the F.B.I. It wasn't clear from the transcript, because of the differing ways Simpson described the source, whether the person was part of Trump's business or his campaign.

World Media Trump will attend elite World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland
Author: 0 Trump will attend elite World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland

Trump would be the first sitting USA president to attend the meeting of bankers, corporate chiefs, academics and investors since Bill Clinton in January 2000. Sanders said that Trump would defend his agenda while participating in the forum of global elites. This year's theme reflects the gathering's worldwide flavor: "Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World".

World Media Ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio says he's running for the Senate in Arizona
Author: 0 Ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio says he's running for the Senate in Arizona

Dr. Kelli Ward, a former Arizona State Senator, announced a run for the seat past year after unsuccessfully running against Republican John McCain in 2016. Trump pardoned Arpaio of the charge in August. McSally, who would likely have the backed of many in the Republican leadership, has not yet made an official announcement on a senate run.

World Media No, it isnt too late to get a flu shot
Author: 0 No, it isnt too late to get a flu shot

The health board has also offered general advice to anyone suffering from flu and how to help prevent its spread. The California death toll is rapidly growing as this season's massive flu outbreak has left hospitals across the USA overcrowded and pharmacies running out of medication to treat the virus.

World Media Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott calls
Author: 0 Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott calls

Israel a year ago enacted a law that would ban any activist who "knowingly issues a public call for boycotting Israel". The other U.S. groups on the list are: American Friends Service Committee; American Muslims for Palestine , Code Pink, National Students for Justice in Palestine; and the U.S.

World Media Civilian killed in army firing in Kulgam
Author: 0 Civilian killed in army firing in Kulgam

The slain terrorists were locals and were identified as Muhammad Furhan and Muhammad Farham. He was also involved in many anti-national and unlawful activities, the spokesperson said. "One terrorist was killed in the encounter who was identified as Farhan Ahmad Wani, a resident of Redwani- Khudwani in Kulgam district", he said. The youth was immediately taken to District Hospital Anantnag , where he succumbed.

World Media Oprah 2020? Winfrey 'would absolutely' run for president, partner says
Author: 0 Oprah 2020? Winfrey 'would absolutely' run for president, partner says

Billionaire philanthropist Oprah Winfrey gave a moving speech at the Golden Globes on January 7 and sparked rumors of a possible 2020 presidential run. But in another TV interview in October, she dampened speculation, stating, "There will be no running for office of any kind for me". "At the same time, politics is ridiculous right now".

World Media The new anti-Trump book is really popular
Author: 0 The new anti-Trump book is really popular

The book also quotes former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon , who was earlier fired by Trump . In the book , Trump's advisor, Steve Bannon , describes a betrayal and the president's approach to a group of Russians, questioning his readiness for the post, and revealing how his wife cried during the election night.

World Media Deadly rains in Southern California send rivers of mud into homes
Author: 0 Deadly rains in Southern California send rivers of mud into homes

Amtrak says its Pacific Surfliner and Coast Starlight services and bus connections between Santa Barbara and Oxnard have been suspended and there isn't any alternative transportation right now. Even if the steady rain dies down, forecasters said, flash flooding and debris flows will remain a threat for the next several hours. In Burbank, city officials said voluntary evacuations were recommended for neighborhoods near where the La Tuna Fire burned thousands of acres in September.

World Media India's top court to re-examine gay rights
Author: 0 India's top court to re-examine gay rights

It is the "worst" law in the nation, according to some LGBT groups, who were hoping the Supreme Court would strike it down. The bench was hearing a plea filed by one Navtej Singh Johar seeking to declare section 377 as unconstitutional to the extent that it provides prosecution of adults for indulging in consensual gay sex.

World Media Fire at CineVista in Kanjurmarg
Author: 0 Fire at CineVista in Kanjurmarg

According to reports, the fire started at a generator in the studio. The fire was successfully brought under control by 8.30 am and no causalities were reported. Both these fires came a week after a major tragedy at Mumbai's Kamala Mills , where 14 people were killed after in a midnight blaze at a popular pub.

World Media Saudi detains 11 princes over protest in royal palace
Author: 0 Saudi detains 11 princes over protest in royal palace

The arrests were the latest sign of tensions within the Saudi royal family as the kingdom's young crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman , assumes an increasingly dominant role in the country's affairs. Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Saturday declared a monthly payment of 1000 riyals ($267) to his countrymen in order to lessen the impact of rising cost of living after the sudden increase in domestic gas prices and introduced Value-Added Tax.

World Media Manhunt underway for suspected cop killer in Washington state
Author: 0 Manhunt underway for suspected cop killer in Washington state

He leaves behind a wife and three young boys, who are four, six, and nine years old. "It is with incredible sadness that [we] inform you that our deputy has passed away from his injuries", the sheriff's office posted on Twitter. The suspect fled the area on foot and a massive manhunt is underway. The second assailant escaped and remains at large. During the ensuing chase, police believe at least one of the suspects fired shots.

World Media Justin Timberlake Announces Chicago Show in 2018 Tour
Author: 0 Justin Timberlake Announces Chicago Show in 2018 Tour

Besides releasing his new album, the star is set to headline the Pepsi Super Bowl LII Halftime Show on February 4. Other general onsales dates are January 22 & 29. 22 begins Jan. 17 at 10 a.m. and runs through Jan. 21 at 5 p.m. The presale takes place between January 17-29 from 12-7 p.m. CT. Timberlake's previous tour was The 20/20 Experience World Tour, which made its rounds in 2013 and 2014.

World Media Russia: US exploiting Iran protest to sink nuclear deal
Author: 0 Russia: US exploiting Iran protest to sink nuclear deal

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley pushed for the meeting of the top United Nations body, arguing the unrest could escalate into full-blown conflict and drawing a comparison with Syria. US President Donald Trump has pledged to help Iranians "take back" their government. Washington has imposed unilateral sanctions on five Iranian companies linked to Tehran's ballistic missile program.

World Media Fire reported at Trump Tower, FDNY says
Author: 0 Fire reported at Trump Tower, FDNY says

People posted video and images to social media, showing smoke rising from the building. The Fire Department of NY said the fire started at around 7 a.m. The fire reportedly started near the top of the 58-storey tower on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan at about 7am this morning local time. The president, who has a penthouse residence in the tower, as well as business offices there, is not believed to be at the midtown, Manhattan tower block at this time.

World Media Man arrested for allegedly harassing Sachin Tendulkar's daughter
Author: 0 Man arrested for allegedly harassing Sachin Tendulkar's daughter

The accused, identified as Devkumar Mitti, allegedly made several calls to the landline number of the ace cricketer, a resident of suburban Bandra, in December a year ago, a police official said. The police will investigate this and will also look into how the accused managed to get the cricketer's home landline number, on which he had called.

World Media Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi eliminated; show gets its top 5 contestants
Author: 0 Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi eliminated; show gets its top 5 contestants

However, Puneesh Sharma suggests Shilpa to speak in Marathi with her fans. The task between Puneesh Sharma and Luv Tyagi would have a direct impact on the final prize money of the season. Luv's journey in the house has been full of ups and downs. The delhi-based man, had entered BB11 as a padosi and managed to grab attention not just because of his strategies and charm, but also because of his friendship with television actress Hina Khan .

World Media United Nations emergency session humiliating defeat for US
Author: 0 United Nations emergency session humiliating defeat for US

If the founding principles of this institution mean anything, we will not only hear their cry, we will finally answer it. The Iranian regime is finding out the hard way that it's dealing with a much different kind of US administration. "This is nothing but another desperate attempt by the United States administration to escape, as it has lost every shred of moral, political and legal authority and credibility in the eyes of the whole world", he said.

World Media PINS invites public to sea turtle release
Author: 0 PINS invites public to sea turtle release

At Sea Turtle Inc., turtles are photographed, measured, and registered while they begin to recover from hypothermia. "We see day-in and day-out how important they are in our eco systems". The last time something like this happened was in 2010 when Gulf World took in almost 1,800 stunned sea turtles. "Boaters should avoid areas where large numbers of manatees are gathered", head of FWC's Fish and Wildlife Research Institute Gil McRae said.

World Media Attorney General Jeff Sessions to rescind marijuana policy
Author: 0 Attorney General Jeff Sessions to rescind marijuana policy

It should be up to the states, absolutely". And Colorado's USA attorney, Bob Troyer, who was appointed to his office by Sessions in November, said Thursday that the attorney general's directive would not change his policy to prosecute only marijuana operations that "create the greatest safety threats to our communities".

World Media USA official denies that funds for Palestinian refugees frozen
Author: 0 USA official denies that funds for Palestinian refugees frozen

The threats are clear financial and political blackmail aimed at twisting the arm of the Palestinians in order to make them accept the USA demands to end the conflict with Israel , observers said. Jordan, he said, will continue to safeguard the holy sites in the city. Israel considers all of Jerusalem as its indivisible capital, while Palestinians want the eastern part of the city - which Israel captured in a 1967 war - as a future capital for their own independent state.

World Media Spurs can not force Harry Kane to stay, admits Pochettino
Author: 0 Spurs can not force Harry Kane to stay, admits Pochettino

Liverpool wanted to keep [him] but it was hard to keep him - and look what happened with Cristiano Ronaldo and Man United and [Zinedine] Zidane at Juventus , [Luis] Figo in Barcelona. Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino believes that teams will always struggle to retain their best players amid interest from the game's elite clubs.

World Media Dimitrov to face Kyrgios in Brisbane semis
Author: 0 Dimitrov to face Kyrgios in Brisbane semis

Top-seeded Dimitrov beat Kyle Edmund 6-3, 6-7 (3), 6-4 in the quarterfinals on Friday to set up a meeting with No. 3-seeded Nick Kyrgios , who rebounded for a 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 win over former finalist Alexandr Dolgopolov. "But if a boxer puts his gloves down in a boxing ring, I wouldn't really call it tanking so it's just a strategy and obviously it worked again today".

World Media Man dies in Stockholm after picking up suspected grenade
Author: 0 Man dies in Stockholm after picking up suspected grenade

The man was taken the hospital but his injuries proved fatal. She is being treated at a local hospital. But police haven't confirmed the exact nature of the explosive device. Officials also ruled out terrorism . "We're suspecting that it's a hand grenade of some sort", Lars Alvarsjo, chief of Stockholm's southern police district, told the Swedish national broadcaster SVT.

Author: 0 Oil tanker collides with vessel off China coast, 32 crew members missing

Thirty-two people are missing after an oil tanker and a cargo ship collided off China's east coast on Saturday evening. All 21 Chinese crew members of the Crystal, which was carrying grain from the United States, have been rescued. " Sanchi is floating and burning as of now", the ministry said. The 274-meter-long oil tanker SANCHI , owned by an Iranian shipping company, was heading to South Korea with its cargo.

Author: 0 Bannon Issues Apology for Attack on Trump's Son

White House senior adviser Stephen Miller derided "a garbage author of a garbage book", on CNN's " State of the Union ". White House senior advisor Stephen Miller on Sunday denounced writer Michael Wolff as "the garbage author of a garbage book".

World Media UP farmers throw potatoes at Adityanath's residence to protest govt policies
Author: 0 UP farmers throw potatoes at Adityanath's residence to protest govt policies

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which came to power in the state for the first time in 2008, lost to the Congress in 2013 following a split in its state unit and five years of "misrule" with three Chief Ministers. "Who will pay for the cold storage charges?" questioned Singh. Adityanath government had fixed Rs 487 per quintal of potatoes, but farmers demanded Rs 10 a kg, that amounts to Rs 1,000 a quintal.

World Media Bannon Apologizes for Role in Book Critical of White House
Author: 0 Bannon Apologizes for Role in Book Critical of White House

Trump, who has often criticized Sessions of his performance as attorney general, said he nonetheless supports him. The extreme popularity of the "Gorilla Channel" spoof of Wolff's book proves this point quite conclusively. Fairly reported or not, there's little doubt that Michael Wolff's White House tell-all, Fire and Fury , has had an indelible impact. Reagan announced his diagnosis in a letter to the American people in 1994, more than five years after leaving the White House.

World Media Sydney experiences hottest day since 1939 as temperatures hits 47.3°C
Author: 0 Sydney experiences hottest day since 1939 as temperatures hits 47.3°C

Inner Sydney didn't get quite as hot as the western suburbs. The Bureau of Meteorology said cooler conditions were expected to reach coastal areas during the afternoon and Sydney's west in the evening. Dr Scalley also warned of the dangers of a heatwave which put strain on the body, can cause dehydration, heat exhaustion and heat stroke. "We've seen over the past month, fires that we've had haven't necessarily been burning on days of severe or above-fire-danger rating.