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World Media Duterte critic De Lima took bribes, Philippine felons tell Congress members
Author: 0 Duterte critic De Lima took bribes, Philippine felons tell Congress members

Senator Sherwin Gatchalian yesterday denied insinuations that President Duterte had a hand in the ouster of Senator Leila de Lima as chairperson of the Senate justice and human rights committee Monday night. Matobato claimed that the death squad had killed about 1,000 persons in Davao City allegedly on orders of then mayor and now President Rodrigo Duterte.

World Media Floods and landslides kill 19 in Indonesia landslides
Author: 0 Floods and landslides kill 19 in Indonesia landslides

According to Sutopo, the waters quickly rose to around two metres resulting in the disaster. He said three villagers were killed in Sumedang district and one person was missing after landslides buried two houses and destroyed a mosque. Nineteen people including five children have been killed in flash flooding and landslides in Indonesia . In June almost 50 people died when heavy downpours sent torrents of water, mud and rock surging into villages in Central Java, another densely-populated ...

World Media Sinn Fein chief Gerry Adams denies approving hit on UK spy
Author: 0 Sinn Fein chief Gerry Adams denies approving hit on UK spy

When Denis Donaldson, 55, was shot dead in County Donegal in April 2006, it had emerged that he had been a British spy within both the IRA and Sinn Fein. The programme claimed that it was sanctioned on foot of a request from republican Thomas "Slab" Murphy and other leading republicans in South Armargh for the objective of maintaining army discipline.

Author: 0 Trump surprises Dr. Oz with results of recent physical

Oz . The Clinton campaign released a letter from Mrs. Clinton's personal doctor on Wednesday saying she continues to remain healthy and fit to serve as president. The spectacle reached a fever pitch Wednesday afternoon as news outlets scrambled to interview members of the "Dr. Oz" audience about what went down during Trump's appearance.

Author: 0 George HW Bush to vote for Hillary Clinton

Ex-President George H.W. Bush told a Kennedy family member that he is voting for Hillary Clinton. A White House squeaker? Former President George H.W. Townsend posted a photo on her Facebook page shaking hands with Bush. Despite Townsend's interpretation of the private comment as a public statement, however, the former president's camp remained tight-lipped about his decision.

World Media Two men find bag, remove bomb, take bag
Author: 0 Two men find bag, remove bomb, take bag

The arrest came just hours after police issued a bulletin and photo of Rahami, a naturalized USA citizen from Afghanistan who lived with his Muslim family in an apartment in Elizabeth, N.J., over a fried-chicken restaurant owned by his father.

World Media Saudi police uncover IS-linked terrorist network; arrest 17
Author: 0 Saudi police uncover IS-linked terrorist network; arrest 17

Investigations revealed that one of the apprehended cells had provided refuge to those who carried out the explosion of Imam al-Rida Mosque in al-Ahsa and had also been involved in blowing up a military personnel's auto in Riyadh , assisting in the assassination of a Saudi officer and targeting a security post on al-Haer road in Riyadh .

Author: 0 United Nations aid convoy in Syria hit by airstrike

A Syrian activist group said 92 people have been killed in Syria since the start of the cease-fire. The attack appeared to signal the imminent collapse of the latest effort by Washington and Moscow to halt Syria's more than five-year-long conflict.

Author: 0 'Don't deny treatment to chikungunya, dengue patients': HC

All major organisations including various Delhi government departments and the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation also joined the drive to ensure there is no stagnant water at their respective offices, a primary source for mosquitoes breeding that cause vector borne diseases - Dengue and Chikungunya.

World Media Focus on Insider Traders: Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. (NASDAQ:WHLR)
Author: 0 Focus on Insider Traders: Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. (NASDAQ:WHLR)

During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.16 EPS. Our profit before tax of £2.4 million, excluding non-cash items was up 60% (H1 2015: £1.5 million) and our EPRA EPS was 1.3p, up 160% (H1 2015: 0.5p). Mizuho Trust & Banking Co. Ltd. now owns 23,499 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $152,000 after buying an additional 302 shares during the period.

Author: 0 Syrian conflict: UN aid convoy hit by airstrike near Aleppo

Syria's military declared a week-long ceasefire over on Monday and vowed to continue fighting, even as officials from the United States and Russian Federation met behind closed doors in Geneva to try to extend it. According to a USA defense official, the leading theory is that the Syrian forces hit in the airstrike may have been conscripts or prisoners wearing civilian clothes, not regular Syrian Army uniforms.

Author: 0 Iraqi forces launch push to take town near Mosul from IS

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced on Tuesday the launching of a military operation to retake Shirqat, an Islamic State bastion 100 km (60 miles) south of the jihadists' Mosul stronghold. The militias, which deny those allegations or describe them as isolated incidents, were critical in rolling back Islamic State in the immediate aftermath of its surge through northern and western Iraq towards Baghdad two years ago.

World Media Amsterdam to experiment with self-sailing boats
Author: 0 Amsterdam to experiment with self-sailing boats

The first Roboat prototypes are expected to figuratively hit the Amsterdam canals sometime during the course of next year, with more to follow. MIT joins with two research institutions in the Netherlands - the Delft University of Technology and Wageningen University and Research Center - as the core academic partners who will use the city as a living laboratory and test bed.

Author: 0 Turkish president announces new push on Syria IS stronghold

USA officials claim the reason for the deployment is to fight ISIS, but that assertion is laughed-off by most, as Turkey's war is with the Kurds - the same Kurds who are fighting ISIS. Its role would be to coordinate strikes by both the USA and Russian Federation against militant groups, specifically ISIS and Jabhat Fateh al Sham. But from the start, the truce has been beset by difficulties and mutual accusations of violations.

World Media Palestinian killed trying to stab officers in Hebron
Author: 0 Palestinian killed trying to stab officers in Hebron

The male officer reportedly disarmed and shot the attacker, leaving him seriously injured. The Israeli Jpost said that one Israeli soldier w as lightly wounded when IOF opened fire toward the two, killing one and seriously wounding another.

World Media Suspect is shot and captured in New York-area bombings
Author: 0 Suspect is shot and captured in New York-area bombings

Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept. 19, 2016, in Linden, N.J. Rahami was wanted for questioning in the bombings that rocked the Chelsea neighborhood of ny and the New Jersey shore town of Seaside Park.

Author: 0 US is willing to extend Syria truce despite violations

The Syrian army said it was launching a "major operation" against rebels in Damascus on Monday, as its sponsor Russian Federation said a week-long ceasefire was "pointless" due to violations by rebels. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Monday blasted the air strikes, which he said showed world powers supported "terrorist organisations" like IS. Two senior USA officials blamed the convoy attack on an airstrike by either Russian Federation or Syria and said it called into question the ...

World Media N. Korea bristles at USA supersonic bomber flyover
Author: 0 N. Korea bristles at USA supersonic bomber flyover

According to a resolution adopted by the House of Representatives' Foreign Affairs Committee, North Korea's nuclear test was a "reckless" act. South Korean President Park Geun-hye yesterday ordered the military to be ready to "finish off" North Korea if it fires a nuclear missile toward South Korea.

Author: 0 Palestinian stabs Israeli officer amid new surge in violence

The incident came a day after what Israeli authorities said were several Palestinian attacks on Israeli civilians, police and a soldier. The officers were securing a holy site known to Muslims as the Ibrahimi Mosque and to Jews as the Tomb of the Patriarchs, Ms Samri said.

Author: 0 Pilgrims perform final hajj rites in Saudi Arabia

Muslims on the five-day pilgrimage spent a day there in deep prayer, many openly weeping as they repented and asked God for forgiveness. The stoning - expected to continue on Tuesday - coincided with Eid al-Adha, Islam's feast of sacrifice which is celebrated by more than 1.5 billion Muslims worldwide.

World Media Obama to meet Israel's Netanyahu Wednesday in New York: White House
Author: 0 Obama to meet Israel's Netanyahu Wednesday in New York: White House

Speaking at the start of a cabinet meeting, Netanyahu said the deal was the "largest assistance agreement that the USA has ever provided to any country in its history". I don't know that alternate future. North Korea fired three ballistic missiles on September 5 towards the Sea of Japan, drawing widespread criticism with the United Nations security council strongly threatening "further significant measures" if the Pyongyang regime continued its missile and nuclear weapons development work.

World Media Corbyn wants members to have say in top team vote
Author: 0 Corbyn wants members to have say in top team vote

But Corbyn says he will unite the party after the contest and although he has said there will be changes because of proposals to alter the boundaries - he has denied there will be deselection. The intention is to surround Mr Corbyn with moderate MPs and weaken his ability to impose hard-left policies on the party that MPs believe will never win a general election.

World Media Kwaito star Mandoza dies aged 38
Author: 0 Kwaito star Mandoza dies aged 38

His family has confirmed he died after being taken to hospital on Sunday morning. The artist was diagnosed with a cancerous tumour and has been undergoing treatment since a year ago. We also could not find the official video for this hit track. President Jacob Zuma has extended his deep felt condolences on the passing of music legend, and one of the pioneers of Kwaito music, Mduduzi "Mandoza" Tshabalala.

Author: 0 Witness says Philippine president ordered killings of 1000

Mr Edgar Matobato , 57, made the allegations before Senate, which is investigating alleged extrajudicial killings in Mr Duterte's anti-crime crackdown that police said has left 3,140 people dead in his first 72 days in office. Matobato also claimed to have overheard Duterte order the bombing of mosques in Davao as retaliation for an attack on a cathedral. "I'll supply the dead bodies", he said.

Author: 0 Moscow, Damascus accuse US-led coalition of bombing Syrian army

Syria's army general command said the air strikes killed Syrian soldiers who had been preparing for an attack against Islamic State, and was "conclusive evidence" that the U.S. An AFP correspondent said Friday that no movement could be seen on the rubble-strewn Castello Road. A USA military official in Baghdad said he was looking into the report, which could not be independently corroborated.

World Media Bus carrying football team crashes into bridge; fatalities reported
Author: 0 Bus carrying football team crashes into bridge; fatalities reported

The bus was carrying 46 passengers, all college students, and was traveling Fayetteville to play against the University of God's Chosen Disciples football team, according to UGC coach Demetrius Hollingsworth. Photos of the crash scene showed a large bus that was damaged heavily on the driver's side after apparently crashing into an overpass column. 42 people are hospitalized with varying degree of injuries.

Author: 0 Donald Trump says Hillary Clinton's "deplorables" remark is disqualifying

Aides later said she was diagnosed Friday with pneumonia . Trump's campaign did not respond to a request for comment. "It is deplorable. I think that's what she meant". Trump's campaign issued a statement on Thursday night that said the Republican nominee, who rose to political prominence by questioning the president's birthplace, now believes Obama was born in the United States.

World Media Gay senator opposes Australian plan for marriage equality
Author: 0 Gay senator opposes Australian plan for marriage equality

Labor - which has signalled its opposition to the public vote - accused Mr Turnbull of deliberate sabotage and setting up same sex marriage for failure. Smith said Australia's fourth plebiscite in a century could justify future plebiscites on euthanasia, abortion, military deployments and spending cuts.

Author: 0 Alabama, Georgia governors lift driver rules after gas spill

On Friday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency waived certain requirements for summer-grade gasoline along the Colonial system from MS to New Jersey, to allow the company to maximize its ability to ship gasoline. The cause of the leak is unknown. This, in turn, has limited supply and contributed to rising gas prices. Tom Kloza, Global Head of Energy Analysis for Oil Price Information Service, said it will take until next week before the normal volume of gasoline can be shipped.

Author: 0 Jean-Claude Juncker: Brexit will not be end of EU

President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, outlined his vision to roll out 5G across the EU and give every village and city free internet. - Bosnia and Herzegovina: Implementation of the 1995 Dayton Agreement, which effectively stopped the Balkan Wars. Juncker says: "We propose today to equip every European village and every city with free wireless internet access around the main centres of public life by 2020".

World Media Mulayam rebukes SP workers for staging protests
Author: 0 Mulayam rebukes SP workers for staging protests

Asked whether the problem in the family was Amar Singh, Shivpal said: "I don't think so, and it should not be so". He had rushed to the city from New Delhi on Thursday night. About protests by his supporters, Akhilesh said, "I have appealed them not to engage in any sloganeering or use any posters or hoardings". The senior party leader was, however, not forthcoming over his resignation from the state government.

World Media NCW chief a member of BJP's national executive: Ashutosh
Author: 0 NCW chief a member of BJP's national executive: Ashutosh

BJP leader Satish Upadhyay said, "Ashutosh has hurt the feelings of people, especially by comparing a rape accused to Mahatma Gandhi, George Fernandes and with Atal Bihari Vajpayee. "What we can do further will only be decided when I sit with my legal team", Kumaramangalam said. The NCW later said in a written statement that it "does not find Ashutosh's response satisfactory".

World Media Police Charge Man With Arson At Mosque Attended By Orlando Gunman
Author: 0 Police Charge Man With Arson At Mosque Attended By Orlando Gunman

Schreiber admitted to being involved in the fire, but declined to say what type of accelerant was used, according to the affidavit . He was arrested without incident Wednesday and charged with second-degree arson with a hate crime enhancement, a crime that carries a maximum 30-year sentence.

Author: 0 Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon Reveals She Had Devastating Miscarriage

Ensuring children are able to learn in new, modern, fit for objective surroundings is a crucial part of this. "Re-heating the referendum debate will only add a further cloud of uncertainty over Scotland's future, just at the moment when we need a government dedicated to security and stability." Her sensational claims come nearly two years after the September 2014 referendum where 55% of Scotland voted to stay part of the UK.