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Global Media Turkey wants basketball star jailed for insulting Erdoğan
Author: 0 Turkey wants basketball star jailed for insulting Erdoğan

He was detained briefly in Romania in May after his passport was canceled while traveling to promote his foundation, and blamed Erdogan for it in a video posted on social media. According to ESPN, Kanter described himself as "countryless" after the incident while stating his desire to also become an American citizen . FILE PHOTO - Turkish NBA player Enes Kanter speaks about the revocation of his Turkish passport and return to the United States at National Basketball Players Association ...

Author: 0 U.S. sanctions Chechen president Kadyrov under Magnitsky Act

Kadyrov is considered an ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin . The sanctions come amid charges from Democrats that Trump is too close with Putin. Named to the list alongside Kadyrov were Ayub Kataev, Yulia Mayorova, Andrei Pavlov and Alexei Sheshenya. But it is the measure against Kadyrov that will garner the most attention.

Global Media Could positive train control have prevented deadly Amtrak crash?
Author: 0 Could positive train control have prevented deadly Amtrak crash?

The train service is jointly owned by the Washington and OR departments of transportation, although Amtrak contracts to operate the service. The effort will also focus on improving the flow of information when events - from natural disasters and airline disruption to mass-impact crime - increase demand for rail service, they said.

Global Media Gov. Scott calls on Sen. Jack Latvala to resign
Author: 0 Gov. Scott calls on Sen. Jack Latvala to resign

The special master said that though Latvala had been through sexual harassment training, he did not recognize that those types of comments were offensive and recommended Latavala be sanctioned for violating Senate rules. "I can tell you he's got broad shoulders and can do it". "We are reviewing it", spokesman McKinley Lewis said. "The speaker stands by his past comments", Corcoran's spokesman Fred Piccolo said.

Global Media Woman who accidentally killed boyfriend in Youtube stunt pleads guilty
Author: 0 Woman who accidentally killed boyfriend in Youtube stunt pleads guilty

She will then, according to local media, become eligible to serve her remaining sentence of 10 years on electronic home monitoring. A judge is expected to sentence her in February. During the next several days, Perez and the YouTube videos she had previously posted with her boyfriend garnered much attention - but not for the reasons she had hoped.

Global Media Suhaib Ilyasi Gets Life Imprisonment For Murdering His Wife
Author: 0 Suhaib Ilyasi Gets Life Imprisonment For Murdering His Wife

Police had chargesheeted Ilyasi on March 29, 2003, and the court later framed charges against him under sections 498A (subjecting a married woman to cruelty) and 304B (dowry death) of the IPC. The court rejected the plea by the prosecution, as Ilyasi's counsel maintained that the convict had suffered 17 years of trial without violating the bail condition in the case based on circumstantial evidence.

Global Media Camaraderie of agitation leaders: Mevani calls on Hardik
Author: 0 Camaraderie of agitation leaders: Mevani calls on Hardik

Interestingly, NOTA (None of the Above) got 4,255 votes, making it the third highest recepient of the votes. Despite the BJP being in power in Gujarat since 1995, Congress has won the seat thrice - in 1998, 2002 and 2012. The 35-year-old had managed to galvanise the Dalit youth to lead huge protests across the state. Thakor emerged victorious from Radhanpur, trouncing BJP's Lavingji Thakor by 14,857 votes.

Global Media Six seats in Gujarat decided by less than 1000 votes
Author: 0 Six seats in Gujarat decided by less than 1000 votes

Of the 182 constituencies, nearly 100 recorded more than 3,000 NOTA entries and over 5,000 in as many as 16 constituencies. In Kaprada constituency of Valsad District winning margin was just 170 but 3868 NOTA votes were polled. "With all the might of BJP in the state and centre, the Congress party gained 19 more seats than 2012 Assembly elections", Congress veteran Anand Sharma said.

Global Media U.S. 'will be taking names' during United Nations vote on Jerusalem
Author: 0 U.S. 'will be taking names' during United Nations vote on Jerusalem

But unlike the Security Council, the assembly's resolutions are not legally binding. In a letter seen by the Guardian, Haley told countries - including European delegations - that she will report back to the U.S. The tweet adds, "So, when we make a decision, at the will of the American ppl (people), abt (about) where to locate OUR embassy, we don't expect those we've helped to target us".

Global Media Jerry Jones Admires Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson, Sad After Decision to Sell
Author: 0 Jerry Jones Admires Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson, Sad After Decision to Sell

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was asked to comment on the reports of sexual misconduct and racism that led to Panthers owner Jerry Richardson putting his team up for sale yesterday . Back in October, Diddy made some major waves in the sports world when he took to Twitter to reveal that he wanted to buy the NFL . The Panthers are worth $2.3 billion, according to Forbes .

Global Media Parents upset over surprise school visit by Ivanka Trump
Author: 0 Parents upset over surprise school visit by Ivanka Trump

NECA allowed degrees in software engineering and mobile programming and the students could also earn a high school diploma and an associate's degree in four years. "We were relieved that it was a big visit and some positive press but in light of the Sandy Hook anniversary, in light of the scare at McMahon, we really anxious that there was something else going on".

Global Media Body cam shows Florida officer being dragged by speeding auto
Author: 0 Body cam shows Florida officer being dragged by speeding auto

Investigators say he hung on for more than a half mile before releasing at a time where he felt he wouldn't get run over. Shortly after 9:05 a.m., the dark-colored vehicle was boxed in by several police units including at least one from the Pembroke Pines Police Department near the exit to State Road 7 (U.S.

Global Media EU's Tusk says important to end
Author: 0 EU's Tusk says important to end "devastation" of Poland's reputation

Within a period of two years, 13 laws have been adopted which put at serious risk the independence of the judiciary and the separation of powers in Poland. If the EU witnesses a "serious and persistent breach" of these principles, it can activate Article 7 and suspend some of the EU membership rights, such as voting in the EU Council or access to the single market.

Global Media India a leading global power, says new U.S. security policy
Author: 0 India a leading global power, says new U.S. security policy

India was mentioned eight times in Trump's NSS, where it said: "A geopolitical competition between free and repressive visions of world order is taking place in the Indo-Pacific region, which stretches from the west coast of India to the western shores of the United States, represents the most populous and economically dynamic part of the world".

Global Media Myanmar blocks United Nations rights investigator's visit
Author: 0 Myanmar blocks United Nations rights investigator's visit

The UN's investigator into human rights in Myanmar has been barred from entering the country. "I am puzzled and disappointed by this decision by the Myanmar Government", Lee said . Last week two Reuters reporters were arrested for allegedly possessing documents relating to the security forces in Rakhine, raising fears that fragile press freedoms are being further eroded.

Global Media White House Petition Website to Be Suspended until Late January
Author: 0 White House Petition Website to Be Suspended until Late January

The White House announced that "We the People" website will be suspended temporarily until a new site is set up. The White House has promised to respond to public concerns raised through petitions in 2018. Officials did not deport Bieber, of course. None of those petitions received an official answer. Build Support and Gather Signatures for your Petition: It's up to you to build support for a petition.

Global Media 2 rail buffs killed in wreck couldn't wait for faster trains
Author: 0 2 rail buffs killed in wreck couldn't wait for faster trains

They were also members of the Rail Passengers Association. Hamre was a board member for the RPA as well as a vice president of All Aboard Washington . Topper said the family has no further comment. Close friends and rail advocates Zach Willhoite and Jim Hamre were traveling together when they were among the three people killed in a train derailment on the inaugural trip of a new Amtrak route from Seattle to Portland.

Global Media Donald Trump vows to take on Russian and Chinese meddling
Author: 0 Donald Trump vows to take on Russian and Chinese meddling

During his speech outlining the strategy on Monday, Trump reiterated his calls for a wall on the U.S. -Mexico border as well as an end to chain migration, which he's claimed will help protect the U.S. "But we still see a lot of areas where our interests just don't align or directly conflict". Both China and Russian Federation were listed among three key challenges to the USA, and Trump referred to them as " revisionist powers ", putting them alongside "rogue regimes" like North Korea and Iran.

Global Media Arthur Collins jailed for Dalston club acid attack
Author: 0 Arthur Collins jailed for Dalston club acid attack

Collins, the father of McCann's baby daughter Sunday, had told the trial he did not know the bottle contained acid, believing it to contain a liquid date rape drug, which he had snatched from two men after overhearing them planning to spike a girl's drink.

Global Media Taisei, Obayashi raided over Maglev bid-rigging allegations
Author: 0 Taisei, Obayashi raided over Maglev bid-rigging allegations

Investigators searched the head offices of Kajima and Shimizu on December 18, and followed up December 19 by swooping down on Obayashi and Taisei. Investigators pounced Monday on the offices of Kajima and Shimizu. Shimizu Spokesman Kiyoshi Maruyama said he had not confirmed the charges. The Nikkei share average gained 1.1 percent to 22,810.56 in midmorning trade, with sentiment boosted by a strong performance on Wall Street on Friday on expectations USA lawmakers will pass a long-awaited ...

Global Media Apple reveals plans for new Federation Square, Melbourne store
Author: 0 Apple reveals plans for new Federation Square, Melbourne store

As early as November a year ago, it was reported that the USA tech giant was in secretive talks with the Victorian Government to establish a $50 million flagship store in Federation Square, which already hosts a number of cultural attractions, including the National Gallery of Victoria's Ian Potter Centre.