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Global Media Iraqi protesters set fire to Iran consulate in southern city
Author: 0 Iraqi protesters set fire to Iran consulate in southern city

On Thursday, three protesters died and another 14 were wounded as hundreds of demonstrators torched the offices of a powerful Shia militia , Asaib Ahl al-Haq, and those of political party the Hikma Movement about 100km north of Basra . Public anger has grown at a time when politicians are struggling to form a government after an inconclusive parliamentary election in May. His government has announced the allocation of an unspecified amount of extra funds for Basra , although demonstrators ...

Global Media Section 377: What happened in the past 9 years
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Coming down heavily on the issue of routine discrimination that members of the LGBTQ are subjected to, the diverse group of petitioners said that Section 377 legitimises the stigma associated with sexual orientation and its expression-something which is essential, fundamental, intrinsic and innate to an individual.

Global Media US Conducts Military Exercise in Syria
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Last week Russian Federation warned the United States that its forces are ready to strike at the places of deployment of American troops in Syria . "However, the United States will not hesitate to use necessary and proportionate force to defend US, coalition or partner forces".

Global Media 'Unhinged' Trump loses temper, claims Woodward book
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A spokesperson for the Pence's office issued a statement denying he was behind the op-ed on Twitter . "I think that if we're going to meet it's got to be a fair meeting", he said . Trump was furious, tweeting Thursday morning that "The Deep State and the Left, and their vehicle, the Fake News Media, are going insane - & they don't know what to do".

Author: 0 Trump Officials Deny They Wrote New York Times Op-Ed

And we are trying to do what's right even when Donald Trump won't", the author continued. "It's different for career people", the official said . "It could motivate Trump to pursue the Erdogan-style purge of the bureaucracy that he hasn't pursued yet", said an unnamed Justice Department trial attorney.

Global Media Florence expected to become hurricane, head to southeast US
Author: 0 Florence expected to become hurricane, head to southeast US

With an eye on Florence, governors in Virginia, North Carolina and SC have declared states of emergency, warning residents to prepare for a risky storm. Meanwhile, across the border in neighboring SC, the governor declared a state of emergency Saturday to give his state time to prepare for the possible arrival of Florence.

Global Media Quake halts all trains on Japan island
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According to the Associated Press, "Economy, Trade and Industry Minister Hiroshige Seko told reporters that the extensive power outage was caused by an emergency shutdown of the main thermal power plant that supply half of the electricity to all of Hokkaido".

Global Media Netanyahu orders closure of Israel's Paraguay embassy
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Abdo took office last month and belongs to the same conservative party as his predecessor Horacio Cartes, who inaugurated Paraguay's new embassy in Jerusalem in May. Mr Trump had unveiled the new USA stance in December 2017, declaring that he recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel . On Wednesday, Paraguay announced that it would be moving its embassy back to Tel Aviv.

Global Media Flood Watch for Parts of WNY, Leftover rain from Gordon
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Some breaks in the rain west of Lorain County in the middle of the afternoon Sunday . The front that has stalled over central IN will be the focus for additional showers and thunderstorms on Friday. Waterloo Region could get between 5 and 10 millimetres of rain. "Latest forecast guidance has moved the track of this system further south and as a result, lesser rainfall amounts are expected".

Global Media In the fight against crime, Russian Violinist collaborated with the Spanish intelligence
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Assistant police commissioner Neil Basu said the two suspects had traveled from Moscow to London under aliases on March 2, 2018, two days before the Skripals were poisoned in the English city of Salisbury. And a well-publicised attack like that on Skripal can "demonstrate to the rank and file [of intelligence agencies] that if you become a traitor, you won't end well".

Global Media Trump says not ready to make trade deal with China
Author: 0 Trump says not ready to make trade deal with China

That would mark a slight decline from 12.2 per cent in July but would still be the fifth month in a row of double-digit gains even as U.S. trade tensions flared. Some are shifting supply chains to avoid tariffs. Once the tariffs went into place, China reduced their orders for soybeans drastically, relying instead on their stockpiles to fuel their needs rather than new orders.

Global Media Make sure you vote or I will be impeached, Trump warns supporters
Author: 0 Make sure you vote or I will be impeached, Trump warns supporters

But he said some Republican lawmakers would "rather not do it because they have races, they're doing well, they're up". Trump blamed Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) for scuttling the nomination. "This election, you aren't just voting for a candidate, you are voting for which party controls Congress", the President said. But Democrats have already put Trump's ethical issues, temperament and fitness for office at the center of their midterm push , and the scandals that the Republican majority has ...

Global Media NY dioceses subpoenaed in abuse investigation
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Separately, the criminal division is working with district attorneys in the state who might convene grand juries to investigate crimes committed by priests. "Our goal is to build trust, demonstrate transparency, and restore confidence that we mean what we say". The Archdiocese of NY said in a statement it was eager to work with Ms Underwood in the investigation and provide any information available.

Global Media CT mom suffers 'extreme' injuries after lighting dynamite she mistook for candle
Author: 0 CT mom suffers 'extreme' injuries after lighting dynamite she mistook for candle

She has since been taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital for treatment. Instead, she lit a quarter stick of dynamite. "Something that we can get out of this is that people should be prepared when we have power outages, they should have flashlights, glow sticks, things like that to really make sure they can handle being without power for several hours", says Bridgeport Fire Chief Richard Thode.

Global Media Former President Obama delivers speech at University of IL
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The speech at the University of IL at Urbana-Champaign comes ahead of Obama's first campaign events of the midterms: a rally for a handful of Democratic congressional candidates in California on Saturday and an event for Richard Cordray, the Democratic gubernatorial candidate in OH, next Thursday.

Global Media With Trump in crisis, Pence waits in his shadow
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While the president suggested that the anonymous writer was not a senior official, he said that the person might nonetheless have a security clearance that allows him or her to attend sensitive national security meetings involving China, Russia or North Korea.

Global Media #PlaidShirtGuy and his facial expressions go viral during Trump rally
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Linfesty was later interviewed on CNN Tonight with Don Lemon , saying his reactions were natural and not acted out, and that he would have given them if anybody said such ridiculous things to him. "The woman she came in, and she just said, 'I'm going to replace you.' And I just walked off". He said he never expected to be seated on-camera, right behind the president.

Global Media Trump's Supreme Court nominee on track as Senate hearing ends
Author: 0 Trump's Supreme Court nominee on track as Senate hearing ends

In a 2003 email obtained by The New York Times , Kavanaugh had questioned whether the 1973 landmark case was the "settled law of the land". Democrats have warned that Kavanaugh may be unwilling to protect special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible coordination between President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign and Russian Federation.

Global Media Egyptian court sentences 75 people to death over 2013 Islamist protest
Author: 0 Egyptian court sentences 75 people to death over 2013 Islamist protest

Death sentences have been handed down to hundreds of his political opponents on charges such as belonging to an illegal organisation or planning to carry out an attack. Lawyers for Shawkan said he would be out in a "few days". "The Egyptian authorities should be ashamed". RSF ranks Egypt 161st out of 180 countries on its press freedom index and says that at least 31 journalists are now detained in the Arab world's most populous nation.