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Global Media Yemen's President orders troops to advance on Sanaa
Author: 0 Yemen's President orders troops to advance on Sanaa

Saudi Arabia and its allies struck a day after Saleh's son vowed to lead a campaign against the Houthis. Saudi forces, however, have proved ineffectual. Iran has denied the claim. McGoldrick called the humanitarian situation "desperate" and expressed hope that calls by U.S. President Donald Trump , U.N.

Global Media President Zuma faces standing trial for corruption
Author: 0 President Zuma faces standing trial for corruption

In September 2006, Zuma stood trial for the alleged rape of Khwezi but he was found not guilty and acquitted. "The rape allegations against President Zuma were properly considered by a judge of the High Court", it said. He said he had to respect the ruling but had sympathy for Fezekile Ntsukela Kuzwayo, the president's accuser who became known simply as Khwezi in the media.

Global Media YouTube prankster rescued after cementing his head in a microwave
Author: 0 YouTube prankster rescued after cementing his head in a microwave

At least one person took offense with the West Midlands Fire Service's tweet , blasting them for allegedly being unimpressed by "responding to a call where someone's life is in danger". Firefighters eventually managed to free him after an hour. The officer in charge of the West Midlands fire service who responded, said in a statement: "As amusing as this sounds, this young man could quite easily have suffocated or have been seriously injured".

Global Media Liberian court says presidential run-off can go ahead
Author: 0 Liberian court says presidential run-off can go ahead

However, a spokesman for the Liberty Party said it would accept the result. The Supreme Court also ordered that NEC prohibits from voting, anyone whose name is not found on the voter roll. It also mandated the electoral body to conduct a full cleanup of the FRR to have it comply wit the provision of the law. Citizens will breathe a sigh of relief at the 4-1 court ruling, which puts an end to weeks of tensions, but with no date set for the runoff and a planned mid-January transition drawing ...

Global Media Palestinian official says U.S. vice president 'not welcome'
Author: 0 Palestinian official says U.S. vice president 'not welcome'

Pence "still intends to meet Abbas and Palestinian leaders and thinks any decision to pull out of the meeting would be counterproductive", a White House official was quoted as saying by the BBC . Aides for Abbas were not immediately available for comment. Trump's move to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel sparked Palestinian protests , sporadic clashes and a call for a new intifada yesterday as fears grew of fresh bloodshed in the region.

Global Media United States cop jailed for 20 years in fatal shooting of black man
Author: 0 United States cop jailed for 20 years in fatal shooting of black man

The second-degree murder ruling came with a recommended 19 to 24 year sentence. "No matter what sentence I give, neither the Scott family or the Slager family is going to like it or think it is right", Norton told the court. Scott was hit in the back five times. SC has been aggressive in charging white officers who shoot unarmed black people. Slager alleged the shooting was an act of self-defense.

Global Media Wildfire destroys mobile homes in California retirement park
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The color-coded system showing the expected strength of the winds driving the region's fierce wildfires has reached uncharted territory, pushing past red, which means "high" into the color that means "extreme". "The wind was blowing so hard it would've knocked you over". Firefighting helicopters passed overhead, while fire trucks still littered the area. Still, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, D, cautioned that it was "still an insecure time", and warned that high winds could pick up again ...

Global Media EU's Tusk to make Brexit statement early Friday
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May has found it difficult to come up with a formula that satisfies both European Union member Ireland, which wants to avoid creation of a "hard" border, and Northern Ireland's DUP party, which says the British province must quit the European Union on the same terms as the rest of the UK.

Global Media Westbrook, Thunder roll into Mexico meeting with Nets
Author: 0 Westbrook, Thunder roll into Mexico meeting with Nets

For three quarters, the Thunder were ugly to watch. "That was it. We slowed Russ down a little bit, and that kind of helped us". New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio recently joked at a town hall meeting that the Nets' move from New Jersey to Brooklyn hasn't panned out very well.

Global Media QUEENSLAND ELECTION: Labor wins likely majority
Author: 0 QUEENSLAND ELECTION: Labor wins likely majority

It's expected that Palaszczuk will enter her second term with a slight majority of 48 seats. Katter's Australian Party has won one seat, and the LNP has won 21. His former deputy Deb Frecklington has announced she will contest the leadership, with Tim Mander her potential deputy. Whilst the people of Clayfield re-elected Nicholls for a fifth term, he has declared he won't be seeking to lead the party again.

Global Media North Korea says U.S. threats make war unavoidable, China urges calm
Author: 0 North Korea says U.S. threats make war unavoidable, China urges calm

The US carried out another simulated bomb run with a supersonic B-1B bomber on Wednesday, but this time it included the US's top-of-the-line air superiority fighter, the F-22, according to Yonhap . North Korea hates the B-1 bomb runs, and have threatened to shoot the plane down. Wednesday also saw a spokesperson for the DPRK Ministry of Foreign Affairs say Pyongyang would not avoid a war with Washington, criticizing recent "reckless remarks" by high-level American politicians.

Global Media Virat - Anushka Leave For Their Wedding Vacation?
Author: 0 Virat - Anushka Leave For Their Wedding Vacation?

In fact, contrary to another report that's doing the rounds that Anushka has already taken off to Italy for her "intimate" wedding, she is very much in town, busy with her brand meetings at Mumbai's BKC. If reports are to be believed they are all set to tie a knot and all the other events will start from December 9. Furthermore, Virat's former coach Rajkumar Sharma skipped a crucial match on December 7, citing the approaching wedding of his nephew as the reason.

Global Media Friday snow in the sky but will it stick on the ground?
Author: 0 Friday snow in the sky but will it stick on the ground?

ACCUMULATION: Most likely along the NC/SC border and in adjacent areas of northeast Georgia. This will cause a gradual transition of ongoing rain to snow. The rain/snow/sleet line will slowly shift toward the southeast later Friday and Friday night, before ending during the pre-dawn hours of Saturday.

Global Media B-1B bomber joins US-South Korea drills as tensions escalate
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Other U.S. assets include two B-1B bombers and six Growler electronic warfare jets, as well as dozens of F-15s and F-16s. The South Korean army's adoption of drones on the battlefield follows the footsteps of the USA and Chinese armed forces, which have already adopted swarming drone tactics.

Author: 0 Former Norwegian Royal Family Member Claims Kevin Spacey Groped Him

During a recent interview on Norwegian radio station P4 , Behn, who was married to the European royal at the time, recalled how the actor reportedly grabbed his genitals under a table. In a statement, Spacey said he did not remember the alleged encounter but apologised if such "drunken behaviour" had occurred. The former Norwegian royal is just one of at least 15 men who have come forward with allegations against Spacey.

Global Media Locked On Pacers: Chicago Bulls Recap with Austin Hutchinson
Author: 0 Locked On Pacers: Chicago Bulls Recap with Austin Hutchinson

Bojan Bogdanovic had 17 points for IN (14-11), and Darren Collison finished with 14. ABOUT THE PACERS (13-11): Veteran forward Thaddeus Young scored 20 points on 9-of-11 shooting on Monday and went 2-of-2 from 3-point range. The Pacers defeated the Bulls 98-96. IN shot just 39 percent from the floor and turned the ball over eight times before the break. The former Hoosier had 27 points and eight boards on the evening and has been averaging 23.1 points per game since joining ...

Global Media Barcelona set a new record Champions League
Author: 0 Barcelona set a new record Champions League

The first legs will take place on February 13, 14, 20 and 21. That means that even if Liverpool finish second in their group on Wednesday, they will still not play against one of the four Premier League group winners in the last 16. The Red Devils could face several European giants in the round of 16. Arguably, the better of the worst-case scenario for United would be a tie against Italian champions Juventus .

Global Media Suspect in Good Samaritan murder in Hamilton arrested
Author: 0 Suspect in Good Samaritan murder in Hamilton arrested

The unauthorized page titled "Hamilton Hero Funeral Fundraiser" has been disabled, since it is unknown where the money was actually going. The GoFundMe page does not have a description attached to it, though a number of donors have left condolences to Al-Hasnawi's family.

Global Media Israel Defense Forces strike Gaza Strip after Hamas rocket attack
Author: 0 Israel Defense Forces strike Gaza Strip after Hamas rocket attack

The launches set off incoming rocket alert sirens shortly after 6 p.m., in the Hof Ashkelon and Sha'ar Hanegev regions, northeast of the Gaza Strip. The rockets came amid rising tensions in Gaza and the West Bank following US President Trump's announcement that the US recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Global Media Polish PM resigns after two years in office
Author: 0 Polish PM resigns after two years in office

Szydlo has led Poland's government since the conservative party assumed power two years ago. Deputy Culture Minister Jaroslaw Sellin said the vote will take place on Tuesday. The replacement comes at the beginning of what is expected to be a broader government reshuffle to prepare the right-wing party for votes due in the next three years.

Global Media Arrest ordered of ex-Argentine leader over Jewish centre bombing
Author: 0 Arrest ordered of ex-Argentine leader over Jewish centre bombing

Judge Claudio Bonadio ordered her arrest on Thursday and asked the Argentinean Senate to strip Kirchner, who now serves as a senator, of her parliamentary immunity, clearing the way for her arrest and trial. The AMIA bombing was the deadliest bombing in Argentina's history and still nobody has been held accountable for it. The charges largely stem from a case filed by special prosecutor Alberto Nisman, whose mysterious death from a gunshot wound - hours before he was set to testify before ...

Global Media Terrifying footage shows California drivers commuting mid-wildfire
Author: 0 Terrifying footage shows California drivers commuting mid-wildfire

According to museum officials, the priceless works housed inside the famed Getty Center are said to be perfectly secure and won't need to be evacuated from the facility. The Skirball fire started near the Getty Museum , Skirball Cultural Center and 405 freeway, and has already burned 150 acres. The Getty hugs the 405 freeway, a major Californian artery.