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Global News Kavanaugh Assault Accuser Has Not Agreed to Testify
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Ford's allegations come almost a year after the #MeToo movement was popularised following the numerous allegations of sexual misconduct by Hollywood Producer Harvey Weinstein, who has since been charged with rape and other sexual crimes.

Global News Jaws state suffers first shark attack death for 80 years
Author: 0 Jaws state suffers first shark attack death for 80 years

At about noon on Saturday, Medici was riding the waves on a boogie board with a friend about 30 yards into the water off the Cape Cod shore. He said those officials were responsible for "this disgusting shark attack " due to lack of attention and inaction.

Global News New Agreement Will Establish Demilitarized Zone In Syria
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But on Monday, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that the anticipated military offensive in Idlib was not on the agenda anymore. On Thursday, the Observatory said that 185 truckloads of weapons and military gears entered areas in Idlib from Turkey under the supervision of the Turkish forces, which maintain 12 observation points in Idlib and nearby Hama countryside.

Global News Strawberry needle scare: Australia probe as 'vicious crime' widens
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There have been several confirmed cases of strawberries with needles found in them - the first were reported in Queensland and revealed by authorities on September 13. New Zealand distributors Foodstuffs and Countdown have also started taking Aussie strawberries off their shelves. There are approximately 150 strawberry growers in Queensland , producing up to 15,000 tonnes of fruit per season - around 60 million punnets of strawberries.

Global News Texas border patrol agent accused of killing 4 women, abducting another
Author: 0 Texas border patrol agent accused of killing 4 women, abducting another

She was able to flag down a state trooper at a nearby gas station, investigators said. Officers were looking for Juan David Ortiz after a fifth woman escaped from him and contacted police, AP reported . "Our sincerest condolences go out to the victims' family and friends", the U.S. Border Patrol said in a statement. Juan David Oritz has been charged over the murder of four women.

Global News Most US firms in China say tariffs will hurt them
Author: 0 Most US firms in China say tariffs will hurt them

The inclusion of consumer goods is a shift from previous rounds of USA tariffs, which have primarily hit the industrial sector. "We welcome it", said a ministry spokesman, Geng Shuang. soybeans, autos and other farm goods. News confirmed by White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow that the Trump administration had invited Chinese officials to restart trade talks gave a lift to Asian stocks, including Chinese shares and the yuan currency.

Global News Puerto Rican Officials Slam Trump for Claiming Response to Maria Was
Author: 0 Puerto Rican Officials Slam Trump for Claiming Response to Maria Was "Success"

President Donald Trump is rejecting the official death count from Hurricane Maria and falsely accusing Democrats of inflating the Puerto Rican toll from the storm past year to make him "look as bad as possible". How many people actually died from this hurricane? Abdiel Santana, who works with the Puerto Rico state police agency FURA, says he posted the photos to Facebook on Tuesday, having first seen the bottles as far back as October or November of a year ago.

Author: 0 At Least 5 Dead from Hurricane Florence

The father sustained injuries and was transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington for medical care. Another woman died of a heart attack; paramedics trying to reach her were blocked by debris. "If the number seems really insane high, you always have to have some suspicion until we can actually get out and verify it". In the coming days, Florence's path and pace may cause it to send storm bands back over areas already hammered by heavy rain - what's known as training - ...

Global News #CrimeStats: South Africans are living in a war zone - Cele
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The wave of murders at Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi, south of Durban is also being investigated within the scope of political killings. The murder rate was going down by 1,000 every year before that, but we reduced it by 2,000 in that financial year."Minister of Police Bheki Cele said earlier this year".

Global News Arun Jaitley slams at Mallya for false claim
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Mallya had told reporters outside a court in London , where he is fighting extradition to India, that he had met Jaitley to settle matters. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), arguing on behalf of the Indian government, countered this with arguments that Mallya had intended, "from the outset", never to repay the loans he sought for his struggling airline and misrepresented its profitability.

Global News Kerala: Nuns stage sit-in protest demanding Bishop Mulakkal’s arrest
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Noting that she felt the Catholic Church was still doubting her over the argument as to why she allowed the bishop to sexually abuse her multiple times, the nun said she had tremendous fear and shame to bring this out into the open. Five nuns joined street protests at the weekend organised by Catholic reform groups claiming the police were dragging their heels in the case. "The trouble started in 2016 when I took up a complaint against this nun and she was found guilty", he claimed.

Author: 0 Donald Trump cancels trip to Ireland

The President is scheduled to travel to G20 meetings later in November in the Argentine capital, Buenos Aires, and make a stop in Colombia. "As details are confirmed we will let you know", White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told reporters.

Global News Donald Trump: 'Bob Woodward is a liar'
Author: 0 Donald Trump: 'Bob Woodward is a liar'

So a reporter today asked Sanders what, specifically, the president believed warranted such an investigation. When a different reporter later continued to press the issue, Sanders replied, "I'm not an attorney". "What it really means is [that there'll be] fewer and fewer people who Trump knows who they really are". Longtime journalist Bob Woodward said Monday that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly "are not telling the truth" when they deny making ...

Global News California fire season may extend into autumn, officials say
Author: 0 California fire season may extend into autumn, officials say

Flames rising from a truck that has melted to the ground while another semi smokes in the background after the Delta Fire leapt into traffic. More than 1.2 million acres of California land were charred and over 1,200 homes destroyed in this year's prolonged fire season that has seen some of the largest wildfires in that state's history.

Global News Dallas officer to be charged with manslaughter for mistaken killing
Author: 0 Dallas officer to be charged with manslaughter for mistaken killing

Allison Jean in comments Friday broadcast by Dallas TV station KXAS questioned whether the off-duty officer would have reacted differently if she encountered a white man. The officer, who was not yet named, will be placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation. Officials added that the officer in question was being tested for drugs and alcohol.

Global News Swedish right and left neck-and-neck as anti-immigration party gains
Author: 0 Swedish right and left neck-and-neck as anti-immigration party gains

Supporters of the Sweden Democrats react in jubilation during an election night event in Stockholm on Sunday, after an exit poll showed the anti-immigrant party making gains. New Democracy, founded by an aristocrat and a record producer, won almost 7 percent of the vote in 1991, on the promise of strict immigration policies, cheaper alcohol and free parking, only to crash out of parliament three years later.

Global News Bob Woodward on Trump: 'People better wake up'
Author: 0 Bob Woodward on Trump: 'People better wake up'

The opinion piece was written by an anonymous senior administration official alleging an internal resistance to the President in his own administration. During a recent visit to a diner in Alabama, CNN correspondent Gary Tuchman asked a customer about the allegations in Woodwards's new book, " Fear: Trump in the White House ".

Global News Three toddlers among five dead in Perth house
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A man in his 20s surrendered himself at a regional WA police station, before officers visited a home on Coode St in the suburb of Bedford. "It is a tragic thing when incidents like this occur", he said. "This is a tragic event that will have no doubt have an impact, not only on the family and friends of the deceased, but for the whole of the community, those first responders who were faced with attending a scene with multiple deceased people".

Global News Ex-campaign aide of Trump jailed in Russian Federation probe
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George Papadopoulos was the first to plead guilty in special counsel Robert Mueller's inquiry into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. During his January 2017 interview with the FBI, Papadopoulos misled investigators about when he was told Russian Federation allegedly had dirt on Ms.

Global News USA police officer walks into wrong apartment, kills man
Author: 0 USA police officer walks into wrong apartment, kills man

Texas Rangers coordinated with the Dallas County District Attorney's office to obtain the warrant for Guyger's arrest, officials said, but the warrant had not yet been released. Richard Healy Nelson, who lives in the apartment building where the shooting took place, told KDFW-TV the incident was unnerving. Many questions remain about what led Ms Guyger to shoot Mr Jean.

Global News Gay sex no longer a crime in India
Author: 0 Gay sex no longer a crime in India

The law known as Section 377 held that intercourse between members of the same sex was against the order of nature. The battle to repeal Section 377 began in 2001, when a group called the Naz Foundation challenged it in court. The Lalit hotel's Keshav Suri, one of the court's petitioners, entered the lobby to rousing applause, gave his husband a peck on the cheek and declared: "It is time to celebrate".

Global News Magnitude-6.7 quake rocks Japan
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Besides that, no leaks, temperature increase or any other irregularities have been recorded at the plant operated by Hokkaido Electric Power, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told reporters. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said almost half of the almost 3 million households on the island had their power restored after a day of island-wide blackouts.

Global News Many feared trapped after bridge collapsed in India
Author: 0 Many feared trapped after bridge collapsed in India

An official report blamed that accident on bad design and poor-quality materials. The deceased has been identified as Soumen Bag, a resident of Thakurpukur. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which is in opposition in the state, raised questions on the government over the tragedy. Governor K N Tripathi, who visited the site, described it as "a big disaster".

Global News TopStory - Trump slams Sessions over Republican lawmakers' indictment
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Mr Trump was also asked about Mr Sessions in the interview, who the President has repeatedly attacked for recusing himself from the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 United States presidential election campaign. "There's the belief that if the president taking action with respect to Sessions is going to be an important part of the Mueller obstruction case, most of that case has already been made", one source told Politico .

Global News Trump renews attacks on ‘the Jeff Sessions Justice Department’
Author: 0 Trump renews attacks on ‘the Jeff Sessions Justice Department’

A graduate of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania ( Trump's alma mater), Berman has contributed to numerous Republican candidates including Trump himself. Trump's tweet drew a scolding from Sen. The president also compared Sessions unfavorably to Federal Bureau of Investigation director he fired, "Lyin" James Comey, ' saying they'd become martyrs to the very same lawmakers who'd previously despised them after resisting orders from Trump .

Global News ‘We need to grow up’: Malaysian MPs condemn caning lesbian couple
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The officer swung the cane, hitting the first woman's back with a force similar to a forceful tap, as another woman officer from the Prison's Department kept count. Caning under Islamic law is carried out with a relatively thin cane on subjects who are fully clothed, and is more about humiliation than causing pain.

Global News War monitor says blasts in Syria airport killed two
Author: 0 War monitor says blasts in Syria airport killed two

Trump's tweet came shortly after Iran's foreign minister said "terrorists must be purged" from Idlib, the last opposition stronghold in the country. The leaders of Iran, Turkey, and Russian Federation are expected to meet in Iran this week to discuss the situation in Syria. Idlib is home to an estimated 3 million civilians and the United Nations has warned that some 800,000 people could be forced from their homes by any major government offensive.

Global News Deputy involved in shooting at Ice Cube concert, authorities say
Author: 0 Deputy involved in shooting at Ice Cube concert, authorities say

The man had been trying to buy a ticket to the concert featuring the rapper Sunday at the Del Mar Fairgrounds in San Diego , the department said in a statement. A video posted to social media appeared to show a deputy firing four shots at a man who collapsed in front of a ticket window as bystanders exclaimed.

Global News Ukraine separatists report death of leader Zakharchenko in cafe bombing
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Dremov criticized the Lugansk rebel leadership and accused them of stealing Russian humanitarian aid, also speaking out against the ceasefire with Ukrainian troops. "They are placing a unsafe bet on destabilizing the situation", Putin said , without specifying who those people were. Footage shared on social media showed the damaged facade of the cafe and downtown Donetsk cordoned off amid a heavy security presence.

Global News Myanmar jails 2 Reuters reporters for 7 years for Possessing ‘Official Secrets’
Author: 0 Myanmar jails 2 Reuters reporters for 7 years for Possessing ‘Official Secrets’

The judge delivered an exhaustive account of the trial and said paper documents found at the time of their arrest, and information subsequently obtained from Wa Lone's smart phone, show that the journalists had consistently tried to obtain confidential government information that could have been passed on "to enemies of the state and terrorist organisations".

Global News Pentagon cancels aid to Pakistan over record on militants
Author: 0 Pentagon cancels aid to Pakistan over record on militants

Mr. Faulkner noted that the 2018 Department of Defence (DoD) Appropriations Act, published on March 23, details $500 million was rescinded by the Congress. The US has the largest share of votes at the International Monetary Fund. "Prime Minister (Imran Khan) has shown intent to improve ties with the USA but at the same time he is not ready to accept unjust demands", she said.

Global News SUMMIT: China announces $60bn financing for Africa
Author: 0 SUMMIT: China announces $60bn financing for Africa

The announcement included new measures, which were implemented from 2016 to 2018, and were aimed at addressing the three bottlenecks in Africa that are hampering development in the continent: poor infrastructure, lack of skilled personnel and lack of capital sources.

Global News Senator John McCain to be honored at Washington National Cathedral memorial service
Author: 0 Senator John McCain to be honored at Washington National Cathedral memorial service

Bush are scheduled to deliver remarks. Those in Arizona can watch NBC's coverage of the service taking place at the Washington National Cathedral on 12 News . After the service, McCain's widow, Cindy, and Sen. "While from very different worlds, we developed a meaningful friendship". McCain was a frequent critic of the president, particularly his handling of Russian Federation and penchant for embracing raw nationalism.

Global News Palestinians condemn US ending funding for UN refugee agency
Author: 0 Palestinians condemn US ending funding for UN refugee agency

For almost 70 years, the agency offered registered Palestinian refugees in the occupied territories, Lebanon, Jordan and Syria access to education, health care and social services in addition to providing support to purchase food. Hundreds of thousands of Palestinians fled or were forced from their homes during the war that led to Israel's establishment in 1948. They deserve to be able to plan for the future, she said.

Global News Syria Idlib: UN warns of threat to civilians if new offensive begins
Author: 0 Syria Idlib: UN warns of threat to civilians if new offensive begins

The drill will also involve 30 aircraft, including Tu-160 long-range bombers, Tu-142MK and Il-38 anti-submarine planes as well as Su-33 and Su-30SM fighter jets. While Turkey actively sponsors rebel forces in Idlib, its influence over the former Al-Qaeda affiliate is less clear and Abdel Rahman warned the chances of success were slim.

Global News 4 dead in New Mexico bus-truck crash, state police say
Author: 0 4 dead in New Mexico bus-truck crash, state police say

All but six people on the bus were taken to area hospitals, said Wilson, who said the death toll was expected to rise. The truck driver also sustained non-life-threatening injuries in the crash, according to police. At least seven people were killed, and numerous 49 passengers aboard the Greyhound bus were injured, although authorities couldn't immediately provide an exact count of how many were hurt or their conditions.

Global News Mystery woman seen in viral video found safe after shooting in Texas
Author: 0 Mystery woman seen in viral video found safe after shooting in Texas

They said her 49-year-old boyfriend had been found dead in a suspected suicide. Officials launched a search for the woman after she was videoed ringing a stranger's doorbell early Friday in a Sunrise Ranch subdivision north of Houston. From the day the video went viral, concerned people the world over were hooked to the hunt for the woman's identity and for clues to her story. At about 3:30AM, someone rang the doorbell at a number of homes, but disappeared by the time they answered the door.

Global News Trump Says Korea Military Drills Could be Restarted
Author: 0 Trump Says Korea Military Drills Could be Restarted

But it's far from clear how infrastructure would be defined under the United Nations sanctions, and the French rail operators told Reuters they had no plans to team up with North Korea. "South Korea war games", the White House said in a statement that Trump himself issued on Twitter. When you hear people say that Donald Trump is damaging longstanding US relationships, these are the kinds of practical consequences of that problem.

Global News New Mexico governor orders flags lowered in honor of McCain
Author: 0 New Mexico governor orders flags lowered in honor of McCain

McCain was diagnosed in 2017 with glioblastoma, an aggressive and rare type of brain cancer. The White House never scheduled a daily press briefing with Sanders, meaning a second full day will pass without an official statement attributed to Trump or the White House saluting McCain's years of service.

Global News White House Counsel Don McGahn Leaving Soon
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Russian Federation has denied meddling in the election and Trump frequently denounces he investigation as a witch hunt. McGahn and many high-level White House officials were caught off guard by Trump's tweet , which followed a report by Axios earlier in the day that McGahn was preparing to leave.

Global News Syrian regime planning 'phased' offensive on rebel-held Idlib
Author: 0 Syrian regime planning 'phased' offensive on rebel-held Idlib

The United States has said it would respond to a chemical attack by government forces in the Syrian province. Pentagon and USA officials continue pushing the gambit, setting the stage to play the "Assad is gassing his own people" card should so much as an inkling of a White Helmets allegation emerge , in an unprecedented level of telegraphing intentions for leverage on the battlefield.

Global News Vatican erases pope's remarks about psychiatric help for gay children
Author: 0 Vatican erases pope's remarks about psychiatric help for gay children

Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano, who made the accusations, says the Pope knew about sex abuse allegations concerning prominent United States cardinal Theodore McCarrick for years. Francis said he accepted the minister's lament as "constructive collaboration" and said he would read a memo she prepared for him on the investigation.

Global News Trump, Obama, Clinton, Theresa May pay tribute to John McCain
Author: 0 Trump, Obama, Clinton, Theresa May pay tribute to John McCain

WASHINGTON-Flags at the White House were back at full-staff Monday, even as Senate leaders of both parties formally requested American flags at government buildings stay at half-staff to honour Sen. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. John McCain ending his medical treatment. The enmity between Mr. Trump and Mr. McCain dates from the day the real estate tycoon announced his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination with an attack on Mexican immigrants as criminals and rapists.

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