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World Media Brazil chases escaped inmates after bloody prison riot
Author: 0 Brazil chases escaped inmates after bloody prison riot

Brazil wants to increase co-operation with neighbouring countries to reduce the influx of weapons and drugs into the prison system, said Mr Moraes. Rival gangs who operating inside and outside prison, according to state public security secretary Sergio Fontes, had been fighting for control over drug trafficking .

World Media Turkish Police Shoot Dead Attackers After Izmir Courthouse Car Bomb Kills Two
Author: 0 Turkish Police Shoot Dead Attackers After Izmir Courthouse Car Bomb Kills Two

The parking lot where the explosion occurred is exclusively reserved for prosecutors and judges, writes CNN Turk . A rocket launcher, automatic rifle and eight hand grenades were also seized by police. The attackers' vehicle was stopped at a checkpoint near the city's main courthouse. He said, "The information so far suggests it is the PKK". Turkey faces multiple security threats.

World Media Princess Diana letters sold at United Kingdom auction
Author: 0 Princess Diana letters sold at United Kingdom auction

The six handwritten notes were sent to Buckingham Palace Head Steward Cyril Dickman in the 1980s and 90s and offer a fascinating glimpse into the life of the princess. The letters were part of 40 lots of the Dickman estate that, overall, sold for just over $68,000. A note sent by the Queen thanking Mr Dickman for his condolences following the death of her sister, Princess Margaret, in February 2002, will also be auctioned.

Author: 0 Music and dance meet football as Africa crowns its best footballer

The 25th edition of the annual CAF Awards will take place Thursday, January 5, 2017 at the International Conference Centre in the Nigerian capital, Abuja. It was a good night for Nigeria as Asisat Oshoala won the award for Women Player of the Year. The selection is a mix of the best players based in Europe and Africa, with the entire midfield made up of players who ply their trade on the African continent.

World Media Acquisitions spur year-to-date for Constellation Brands - results
Author: 0 Acquisitions spur year-to-date for Constellation Brands - results

The Stock gained 1.43% and closed its last trading session at $66.55. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, thirteen have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 5th. The company has 1 year Price Target of $179.31.

World Media Lawyer decries emotional testimony at SC church gunman's trial
Author: 0 Lawyer decries emotional testimony at SC church gunman's trial

Jurors found Roof guilty on December 15 of all 33 counts in the pre-meditated slayings of nine African-American people during a Bible study at the Charleston church. "It wasn't my time ", she said. "If I've never told you before, I want you to know I'm proud of you", Quarles recalled her mother saying. "The defense raises a good point that at some point it's going to be too much", Gergel said.

World Media Vehicle prices could rise in 2017
Author: 0 Vehicle prices could rise in 2017

The private market remained near last year's record level, with a 0.2% decline to 1,206,250 units, although demand fell over the latter three-quarters, with December recording a 5.5% drop to 67,640 units. In 2014, the Fiesta also became the UK's best-selling vehicle of all time, overtaking the Ford Escort. Outlook: While 2016 will go down as a record year for the industry, the true impact of Brexit has yet to play out.

Author: 0 Ankara threatens to ground USA fighters at key Turkish air base

The complaints continued on Wednesday, with Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Isik saying that he lack of USA air support was fueling negative public sentiments over Washington's use of Turkey's Incirlik airbase. Turkey's involvement in the Syrian war has reportedly backfired with IS mounting attacks in Turkey over the a year ago. Nevertheless, Cook denied those allegations, saying, "I'm not aware of specific Turkish-Russian cooperation in al-Bab and I'll leave that to Turkey and Russia ...

World Media Russian Navy To Help Combat Terrorism In The Philippines
Author: 0 Russian Navy To Help Combat Terrorism In The Philippines

Kirby also said in remarks as posted on the State Department's Web site. "Our governments will maybe discuss in some period of time the possibilities of our maritime exercises ", Mikhailov told a news conference, adding Russian Federation has been holding drills with the Indonesian navy.

World Media US Places Osama Bin Laden's Son on Terror Blacklist
Author: 0 US Places Osama Bin Laden's Son on Terror Blacklist

Since then, al-Qaida audio messages featuring the younger bin Laden have threatened the U.S. and western nations and called for attacks against U.S., French and Israeli interests in Washington, D.C., Paris, France, and Tel Aviv, Israel. Hamza, the son of one of the three wives who lived with Osama bin Laden in Abbotabad, Pakistan, was the only person that was not found during the United States raid that killed the terrorist leader.

World Media Republicans voice disdain after Trump tweets support for Julian Assange
Author: 0 Republicans voice disdain after Trump tweets support for Julian Assange

There is consensus on this issue inside the USA intelligence community, and a wealth of publicly available evidence supports their conclusions. The president-elect went on to assert that the DNC did "not have "hacking defense" like its Republican counterpart, saying the DNC has not responded to the "terrible things they did and said" such as allegedly providing Hillary Clinton with debate questions ahead of time to give her an edge.

World Media Schumer on Republican Obamacare repeal: it's their responsibility
Author: 0 Schumer on Republican Obamacare repeal: it's their responsibility

Republicans rejected the proposal, citing how the Senate in 2009 unanimously confirmed 7 of President Obama's Cabinet nominees on Inauguration Day and another five later that same week. The Senate's new top Democrat told Maddow that blocking Trump's nominee pick is about giving the Republican-controlled Senate, which refused to even grant Garland any hearings for a year, a taste of its own medicine.

World Media Brexit: Jolt to May as United Kingdom envoy alleges 'muddled thinking'
Author: 0 Brexit: Jolt to May as United Kingdom envoy alleges 'muddled thinking'

I hope you will continue to challenge ill-founded arguments and muddled thinking and that you will never be afraid to speak the truth to those in power. If true, that could come in handy, since Jean Claude Juncker is said to drink Cognac for breakfast and it's reported Sir Ivan Rogers occasionally used to enjoy gin and tonics with Theresa May in her hotel suite.

Author: 0 Apple unlikely to get special concessions for making in India

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry officials said they should not be given any such benefits since no other cellphone manufacturer has sought similar incentives from the ministry. This year, Apple struggled with the government's regulations on foreign direct investments, but a ruling over the summer time eventually cleared the way for Apple to begin increasing its retail presence inside the United States of America notwithstanding India's very own boom because the 0.33-largest phone ...

World Media Bengals' Jones on arrest: Doesn't make sense
Author: 0 Bengals' Jones on arrest: Doesn't make sense

When arrested, Jones refused to enter the police vehicle and allegedly pulled away before kicking and head-butting an officer, jail documents said. Jones' attorney, Lauren Staley, said Jones "vehemently denies" the accusations. Jones' long history of off-field issues could make him an easy target. He was due for a first court appearance Tuesday on misdemeanor charges of assault, disorderly conduct and obstructing official business, and a felony count of harassment with a bodily substance.

World Media Israeli Soldier Convicted Of Manslaughter For Killing Wounded Palestinian
Author: 0 Israeli Soldier Convicted Of Manslaughter For Killing Wounded Palestinian

Heller called the shooting "needless" and, when rejecting the argument that Azaria acted in self-defense, she was blunt: "The terrorist did not pose a threat ". A social media campaign in support of Azaria had been launched, funds were raised for the defence team and demonstrations were held, where Azaria was dubbed "everyone's soldier".

Author: 0 'Celebrity Big Brother All Stars and New Stars' Cast Revealed

Newly single Marnie will have a bit more time to tune in to the CBB madness now that her relationship with Lewis Bloor is over. She said she is looking forward to getting back on the Diary Room chair and vowed that if she has something to say, she is going to say it.

World Media Twitter troll takes on Wendy's and loses
Author: 0 Twitter troll takes on Wendy's and loses

Today, however, the hamburger chain steered its social media strategy into an iceberg, tweeting a Pepe the Frog meme - unaware that it's the mascot of the internet's racist, white-nationalist, Trump-loving "alt-right" movement. "Y'all should give up", Thuggy-D responded. "@McDonalds got you guys beat with the dope ass breakfast". Then Wendy's dropped this burn, "You don't have to bring them into this just because you forgot refrigeration existed for a second".

World Media Polish PMI hits 17-month high
Author: 0 Polish PMI hits 17-month high

The Investec Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index strengthened from 53.7 in November to 55.7 last month, lending more weight to the view that the worst of the pressure that came in the aftermath of the Brexit vote has eased. The components include new orders, which weigh the most at 30 percent of the index; output, 25 percent; employment, 20 percent; suppliers' delivery time, 15 percent, and stocks of purchases, 10 percent.

World Media Milton woman killed in Istanbul terror attack was 'always happy,' friend says
Author: 0 Milton woman killed in Istanbul terror attack was 'always happy,' friend says

A Milton woman is among the 39 people who were killed in a New Year's day shooting at a popular nightclub for tourists in Istanbul, Turkey and ISIS is claiming responsibility. "Our community stands united against acts of terror, and we support the efforts of global allies and partner to end violence and terror around the world", said Krantz.

World Media Firearm found in vehicle of man shot by police on M62 motorway
Author: 0 Firearm found in vehicle of man shot by police on M62 motorway

Police have said the operation was not terror related. West Yorkshire Police said a police firearm was discharged at about 6pm yesterday in a pre-planned operation near Junction 24 of the M62 at Huddersfield. Overhead signs on the motorway say junction 24 at Ainley Top will be closed until at least 10am today (Tues). No officers were injured and the incident, which took place close to junction 24 near Huddersfield, is being investigated by the Independent Police Complaints Commission.

World Media Megyn Kelly bolts Fox News for NBC News
Author: 0 Megyn Kelly bolts Fox News for NBC News

According to the New York Times , NBC News chairman Andrew Lack offered the anchor a "triple role" at the station, where she'll be hosting her own daytime show - along with an "in-depth" Sunday-night segment - and joining her colleagues for "special political programming and other big-event coverage".

Author: 0 The Pogues: Shane MacGowan's mum dies in Christmas tragedy

The incident happened in Ballintoher, Nenagh, Co Tipperary at 3pm today. The death has left the community shaken, with one neighbour telling the Irish Independent : 'They were very private people. Shane MacGowan is best known for fronting The Pogues from 1982 until 2014, when they announced they were breaking up. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Nenagh Garda Station on 067-50450, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111, or any Garda station.

World Media Islamic State claim Baghdad bombings killing at least 27
Author: 0 Islamic State claim Baghdad bombings killing at least 27

Islamic State claimed a spate of bombings in Baghdad that Iraqi officials said had killed at least 28 people, days after the Iraqi army and allied forces renewed their offensive to retake the group's stronghold in Mosul. Majority of the victims of the attack were daily labourers awaiting work opportunities at an intersection in Sadr City. A resident of Karama district said Islamic State had begun forcing residents out of some areas, burning the cars of residents who refused to move.

World Media Met Office issues freezing fog warning
Author: 0 Met Office issues freezing fog warning

It's set to be an icy start to tomorrow morning with a weather warning in place across Wrexham. Staying wintry and a colder feeling day for all. "Although most gritted surfaces will stay ice-free, there is a particular for risk that pavements and untreated roads, especially minor ones, could be very slippery".

World Media Cologne police criticized for alleged New Year's race profiling
Author: 0 Cologne police criticized for alleged New Year's race profiling

Cologne's police chief has denied accusations of racial profiling after the force tweeted they had detained hundreds of North African men to prevent a repeat of last year's mass sex attack. Officers checked the identity of 650 people, nearly exclusively North Africans, Mathies said. One male suspect was arrested. Police detained and screened numerous men at the main railway station as they headed towards the center of Cologne in western Germany, where the attacks a year earlier fueled ...

Author: 0 SpaceX Finally Explained What Caused Its Rocket to Explode

The Sept. 1 accident was the second for SpaceX in 29 flights of the Falcon 9. In addition to losing the rocket and satellite, the launch pad, Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS), FL, was badly damaged.

Author: 0 Huge twin blasts and GUNFIRE heard at worldwide airport

The checkpoint is located near the main headquarters of the African Union peacekeeping mission ( AMISOM ). "Our forces stopped the vehicle and seconds later the auto went off". Al Shabaab's military spokesman Sheikh Abdiasis Abu Musab said fighters had meant to attack the hotel. Mohamed Hussein said the bomb detonated as security forces were searching cars at the checkpoint, a few hundred meters (yards) from the main base of the African Union peacekeeping mission.

World Media Queen Elizabeth misses church again due to heavy cold
Author: 0 Queen Elizabeth misses church again due to heavy cold

The Queen remained indoors to recuperate from the persisting illness, according to an earlier Buckingham Palace statement. "Her Majesty is now Patron of more than 600 organizations and has enjoyed a close and active association with a great number of them throughout her reign", a statement from Buckingham Palace said.

Author: 0 Pilot passed out in cockpit, accused of being drunk, police say

Stacey confirmed the pilot "won't be flying anytime soon". Police say there were 99 passengers and six crew members on board the 737 800 series aircraft. He said the pilot's records and Sunwing's procedures and protocols were being reviewed. In a statement , Sunwing said: "We are very appreciative of our crew's diligence in handling this very unfortunate matter", the statement read.

World Media Rival Gangs Spark Deadliest Prison Riot In Brazil
Author: 0 Rival Gangs Spark Deadliest Prison Riot In Brazil

Em Tempo newspaper reported that several decapitated bodies were thrown over the prison wall. The incident was the "biggest massacre in the prison system" in Amazonas and produced the highest loss of life ever at the hands of inmates in a penitentiary fight in Brazil, the Public Safety Secretariat said.

Author: 0 Daughter of South Korea's 'Rasputin' arrested in Denmark

A separate court case is now trying to establish the extent to which Choi may have abused her unofficial status as a "special confidante" to accrue wealth, as Park's impeachment trial is also partly focused on the suspicion that she helped her friend force large donations from South Korea's largest conglomerates.