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Global Media New mother 'decapitated' in freak accident in hospital elevator
Author: 0 New mother 'decapitated' in freak accident in hospital elevator

A hospital worker reportedly attempted to move Nunez from the broken elevator as the doors opened, but the elevator began to rise, leaving part of her body outside the doors. Firefighters reportedly took almost two hours to free her mother's body following the tragedy at around 2.30pm yesterday. "It's incredible. We still don't believe them.

Global Media Pyongyang calls US-South Korean war games a step to nuclear war
Author: 0 Pyongyang calls US-South Korean war games a step to nuclear war

The Ulchi Freedom Guardian drills, which began on Monday, are largely computer-simulated war games. No field training like live-fire exercises or tank maneuvering is involved in the Ulchi drills, in which alliance officers sit at computers to practice how they engage in battles and hone their decision-making capabilities.

Author: 0 Estimates of North Korea's nuclear weapons hard to nail down

The U.S. intelligence agencies' assessments of the size of North Korea's nuclear arsenal have a wide gap between high and low estimates. South Korea's top military officer said Sunday that the current security situation on the peninsula was "more serious than at any other time" amid the North's growing nuclear and missile threats, and warned Pyongyang of merciless retaliation against any attack.

Global Media One dead after natural disaster rocks Italian resort island of Ischia
Author: 0 One dead after natural disaster rocks Italian resort island of Ischia

The island off the coast of Naples has a population of about 50,000 and is extremely popular with tourists. Restaurants were packed and many stores were still open when the shaking began, witnesses said on Twitter. At least one hotel and parts of a hospital were evacuated. Roberto Allocca, a doctor from a local hospital, told Sky TG24 television that at least 20 people were being treated for minor injuries at a makeshift emergency room set up on the hospital grounds.

Author: 0 Buhari faces key challenges in Nigeria as he ends medical leave

Dressed in a dark kaftan and Muslim prayer hat, the 74-year-old Buhari walked unaided from his plane - holding rails on either side of him - after it landed at the global airport in the capital, Abuja . The former vice president cautioned politicians against the promotion of hate politics for selfish advantages, adding that " a situation where Nigerians perceive one another as enemies rather than brothers who should be united by their common interests is unhealthy and inimical to our ...

Global Media US Army Helicopter Crashes, 5 Missing
Author: 0 US Army Helicopter Crashes, 5 Missing

Bailey, 26, of Hope Mills, North Carolina; Brian M. Woeber, 41, of Decatur, Alabama; Stephen T. Cantrell, 32, of Wichita Falls, Texas; Abigail R. Milam, 33, of Jenkins, Kentucky; Michael L. Searchers have continued to find debris during the weeklong search. A Coast Guard safety zone remains in place covering a 5-mile radius in that area.

Global Media US, South Korea Launch Military Exercises
Author: 0 US, South Korea Launch Military Exercises

Japan's military is taking North Korea's threats seriously and has deployed Patriot Advanced Capability-3 surface-to-air guided interceptors, which will deter missiles if SM-3 interceptors fail to stop a North Korea attack. But US Defence Secretary Mattis pointed out that the US had been "very transparent" ahead of the annual military exercises. The country's official propaganda newspaper accused the United States of "reckless behaviour", saying it is "driving the situation into the ...

Global Media Trump's sun staring eclipses good solar safety sense
Author: 0 Trump's sun staring eclipses good solar safety sense

Amid the departure of now-former chief strategist Steve Bannon , it seems the media has a good explanation for why there hasn't been any resignations tendered by White House officials over President Donald Trump's remarks about Charlottesville.

Author: 0 Israel issues administrative detention orders for 84 Palestinians

PPS reported that Israeli authorities have also issued an administrative detention order for a Palestinian Legislative Council (PLO) member in Jerusalem, Mohammed Abutair, adding that he has spent over 34 years in Israeli prisons. Abbas reportedly complained about "chaos in the administration" in the U.S., but said he still couldn't understand how the United States is conducting itself with respect to the peace process, apparently telling both sides completely different stories about what ...

Global Media Back from the brink: North Korea retreats, for now
Author: 0 Back from the brink: North Korea retreats, for now

Ambassador Kim reiterated his leader's demand that the US immediately stop its "arrogant provocation" and "extremely unsafe actions around the Korean Peninsula" in order to defuse tensions. "The United States and President Trump have already promised to sufficiently consult with South Korea and get our approval for whatever option they will take against North Korea".

Global Media Abu Sayyaf men kill 9, wound 16 in Basilan raid
Author: 0 Abu Sayyaf men kill 9, wound 16 in Basilan raid

Monday while most of the residents were still asleep, the military said. Most of the villagers were apparently preparing to participate in the town fiesta celebration of Maluso when the terrorists swooped down on them, Panapon said. The first, on February 27, 2010, left 11 people dead. Rear Admiral Rene Medina, Naval Forces Western Mindanao command chief, said the troops were on special intelligence operations when they safely rescued Huiqe.

Global Media Congress demands removal of Chhattisgarh health minister Ajay Chandrakar over newborn deaths
Author: 0 Congress demands removal of Chhattisgarh health minister Ajay Chandrakar over newborn deaths

Three infants have died at a hospital in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh after a drunken staff member reportedly failed to monitor their oxygen supply. He also added that the deaths of the children were due to illness and not a shortage of oxygen and that "information will be shared shortly". Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh expressed grief over the death of the three children.

Global Media Ghana supports Sierra Leone with over $1m
Author: 0 Ghana supports Sierra Leone with over $1m

Victims include 162 males, 163 females, 156 children and an additional 18, Awoko Newspaper reported. One of Africa's worst flooding-related disasters in years occurred when the side of Mount Sugar Loaf collapsed on August 14 after heavy rain, burying parts of Regent town and overwhelming relief efforts in one of the world's poorest countries.

Global Media McConnell says 'zero chance' Congress will fail to raise debt ceiling
Author: 0 McConnell says 'zero chance' Congress will fail to raise debt ceiling

He stressed significant tax cuts for individuals and corporations aimed at "putting money back into people's pockets" and "making American business competitive, so we can hire more people at good-paying jobs". The two men also answered questions from the luncheon's guests from an array of topics like North Korea, which McConnell said China needs to be more vocal about the situation.

Global Media North Korea hits out at Aust over war games
Author: 0 North Korea hits out at Aust over war games

M - The US and South Korea are conducting annual military drills which consistently infuriate Pyongyang, despite appeals to halt the exercise, BBC reported. Two dozen Australian defence personnel are taking part in 10 days of war games between the United States and South Korea . They said the U.S. had no interest in regime change and no desire to inflict harm on anyone in North Korea .

Global Media BJP sweeps Mira-Bhayander municipal polls, continuing Maharashtra victory run
Author: 0 BJP sweeps Mira-Bhayander municipal polls, continuing Maharashtra victory run

The victory is significant for the ruling BJP in Maharashtra since it chose to contest the civic polls on its own in keeping with its strategy for municipal and zilla parishad (district councils) elections held earlier this year. BJP had fielded 90 candidates while its ally RPI (Athawale group) had put four candidates. He wrote on Twitter, "BJP sweeps #MiraBhayander Municipal Election-Disaster of #ShivSena hope now BandraSupremo will accept Reality & Respect PM Modi CM Fadnavis (sic)".

Global Media 'Temperatures to hit 27C' as Hurricane Gert brings tropical conditions
Author: 0 'Temperatures to hit 27C' as Hurricane Gert brings tropical conditions

Met Éireann forecaster Deirdre Lowe said it could bring more heavy rain and strong winds to the western half of the country, but, by its nature, it is hard to say with certainty what will happen. Earlier this week, forecasters said Hurricane Gert would bring unsafe swells to the east coast of U.S., before turning into a post-tropical cyclone by Friday.

Global Media Online hate crimes as serious as offline abuse
Author: 0 Online hate crimes as serious as offline abuse

Writing in the Guardian , Saunders says: "Left unchallenged, even low-level offending can subsequently fuel the kind of unsafe hostility that has been plastered across our media in recent days". There are specific hate crime offences, such as stirring up racial hatred, but prosecutors can also ask for a stiffer sentence following nearly any crime if they can show that it involved hostility or prejudice against, for example, gay people.

Global Media Missing journalist died in submarine accident, inventor tells police
Author: 0 Missing journalist died in submarine accident, inventor tells police

Madsen was arrested Friday hours after his 40-ton, almost 18-meter-long (60-foot-long) submarine sank off Denmark's eastern coast. "He's relieved right now that the information has been brought to the public", she said. Miss Wall was a world renowned writer who was a graduate of Columbia's Graduate School of Journalism and freelanced in NY and China. Police have since said they believe Madsen "deliberately" sank the sub.

Global Media Trump Looks At The Sun During Full Solar Eclipse Despite Shouted Warning
Author: 0 Trump Looks At The Sun During Full Solar Eclipse Despite Shouted Warning

President Donald Trump's administration on Monday took a moment in the afternoon to observe the first total solar eclipse to pass over the United States from one coast to the other since 1918. "Looking directly at the sun is unsafe except during the brief total phase of a solar eclipse ("totality"), when the moon entirely blocks the sun's bright face, which will happen only within the narrow path of totality", NASA explained on its website.

Global Media Leo Varadkar meets with Justin Trudeau during visit to Canada
Author: 0 Leo Varadkar meets with Justin Trudeau during visit to Canada

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar says that he does not intend to cancel Mr Trump's proposed State visit, adding that the Republic's relationship with the U.S. This Committee can not be ignored: "Ireland must end reproductive coercion and fulfill its obligations under global human rights law by introducing abortion services that respect women's human rights, health and autonomy".

Global Media Bullet-riddled body of youth found in Shopian village
Author: 0 Bullet-riddled body of youth found in Shopian village

A bullet- riddled body of a 16-year-old youth, was recovered in Shopian district of south Kashmir on Sunday morning. Burhanuddin, the Hizb Operational Spokesperson told news agency CNS that the outfit is grieved over the death of Gowhar and wants to clarify that it has no role whatsoever in his killing.

Global Media Showers moving in; clearing for weekend, Monday eclipse
Author: 0 Showers moving in; clearing for weekend, Monday eclipse

Tomorrow Night .Partly cloudy. Small rain chance. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Highs in the upper 80s to near 90. Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers & thunderstorms after 1 am. Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Friday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Friday night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.

Global Media Should we be afraid of the eclipse?
Author: 0 Should we be afraid of the eclipse?

Monday's lunar event is the first time in 99 years that a total eclipse will cross the United States. But the US mainland hasn't seen a total solar eclipse since 1979 , when it swooped across Oregon , Washington state, Idaho , Montana and North Dakota, then into Canada.

Global Media Preseason AP poll: Georgia ranked same place as coaches poll
Author: 0 Preseason AP poll: Georgia ranked same place as coaches poll

Florida State's 2017 schedule features five opponents ranked in the preseason poll, including No. 1 Alabama in the season opener on September 2 at Atlanta's brand-new Mercedes-Benz Stadium. The Seminoles finished No. 8 in the final polls last season after closing the year on a 5-game winning streak and with an Orange Bowl win over MI. Florida, 18.

Global Media Skies should cooperate for eclipse viewing
Author: 0 Skies should cooperate for eclipse viewing

Later Tuesday night into pre-dawn Wednesday most of the showers and storms will be located across southeastern OK moving away from northeastern OK. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. There will be a mixture of sun and clouds across Green Country through the morning then clearing just in time for the eclipse.

Global Media Lawmakers react to Charlottesville events, Trump statements
Author: 0 Lawmakers react to Charlottesville events, Trump statements

The mother of Heather Heyer , the woman killed Saturday when a auto rammed into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, said she has "no interest" in speaking with President Donald Trump in the wake of her daughter's death .

Global Media Austin to take down 4 statues of leaders of the Confederacy
Author: 0 Austin to take down 4 statues of leaders of the Confederacy

President Gregory L Fenves announced yesterday that the statues with Confederate ties would be removed immediately from the school's South Mall. The statues include depictions of Lee, who led the pro-slavery Confederacy's army, of Confederate General Albert Sidney Johnston and of Confederate Postmaster General John Reagan.

Global Media PM May's Brexit stance a tough sell to EU
Author: 0 PM May's Brexit stance a tough sell to EU

Today's announcement is a very bold step from the United Kingdom government, especially given the EU's public stance on the single market and the clear message that Brexit means an exit from the associated free trade arrangements. So, having confined herself for months to just repeating her slogan that " Brexit means Brexit ", Mrs May now plans to publish no fewer than 12 different policy papers on her country's Brexit stance by October, when European Union government leaders gather to ...

Global Media Purohit gets bail in Malegaon blast case - after nine years in jail
Author: 0 Purohit gets bail in Malegaon blast case - after nine years in jail

Abhinav Bharat was formed in 2006 by Purohit and former major of the Indian army Ramesh Upadhyay in western Pune city on the pretext that it would counter attacks by armed Muslim groups. On Monday, the Supreme Court granted him bail. However Purohit, who is likely to return to the unit from where he was arrested, will remain suspended from service.

Global Media Police say can not rule out suspect in Barcelona attacks crossed to France
Author: 0 Police say can not rule out suspect in Barcelona attacks crossed to France

Abouyaaqoub was wearing a fake explosive belt and yelled out "Allahu Akbar" (God is Greatest) when he was confronted by police, Spain's El Pais newspaper cited anti-terrorism officials as saying. Spanish authorities were also officially notifying European police Monday of the identity of the suspect to enable the launch of a Europe-wide manhunt.

Global Media One Dead After Car Hits Bus Shelters In France
Author: 0 One Dead After Car Hits Bus Shelters In France

According to British media, two bus shelters were hit in the collision. Officers believe the same vehicle hit two separate bus stops. The suspect was purportedly captured in the Old Port territory, in the core of Marseille. At least one person is dead. Marseille is France's second largest city. A driver ran into bus shelters in Marseilles, killing one person and seriously injuring another.

Global Media Bannon Says Racial Politics Help Trump In Wake Of Charlottesville Rally
Author: 0 Bannon Says Racial Politics Help Trump In Wake Of Charlottesville Rally

Their demonstrations featured a Tiki torch-lit gathering at the University of Virginia that led to violent attacks against students and Black Lives Matters counter protesters. Lee. Trump himself has called Confederate memorials, a lot of them actually erected decades after the Civil War, "beautiful statues" that reflect "our nation's history and culture".

Global Media Top China Studies Journal Takes Down 'Sensitive' Content At Beijing's Request
Author: 0 Top China Studies Journal Takes Down 'Sensitive' Content At Beijing's Request

Freedom of thought and expression underpin what we as publishers believe in, yet Cambridge University Press and all worldwide publishers face the challenge of censorship. CUP also stressed it would not "change the nature of our publishing to make content acceptable in China" and emphasised it remained "committed to ensuring that access to a wide variety of publishing is possible for academics, researchers, students and teachers in this market".

Global Media Putin Appoints Antonov as New US Ambassador
Author: 0 Putin Appoints Antonov as New US Ambassador

Russian President Vladimir Putin has appointed Anatoly Antonov , a veteran diplomat who has served in both the Foreign Ministry and the Defense Ministry, as ambassador to the United States. Antonov, 62, has served as a deputy foreign minister since December. The Russian officials have firmly denied the allegations. Mr. Antonov, 62, who takes over from Sergei Kislyak, is now a Deputy Foreign Minister.

Global Media Who is Jay-Roy Grot and who is he to Leeds United?
Author: 0 Who is Jay-Roy Grot and who is he to Leeds United?

Leeds have already slapped in a bid for the 19-year-old. Reading are now 4/1 favorites to sign the player followed by Birmingham City at 13/2. He said it has been his ambition to return to England's top flight. Coming here I feel I've got a proper opportunity to do that. We knew there was a possibility to keep the player ( Wood ) but there was also the other possibility that happened on Friday and for that, everyone was prepared.

Global Media Infosys shares extend losses as leadership issues outweigh share buyback
Author: 0 Infosys shares extend losses as leadership issues outweigh share buyback

Pravin Rao, the chief operating officer, as interim CEO and managing director. On Friday, the stock had slumped 10 per cent. Infosys was on LIC's buying list for this month and bought additional shares late last week. Sikka was the first non-founder CEO of the Bangalore-based company. Sikka has a PhD in Computer Science from Stanford University and joined Infosys as CEO after 12 years with enterprise software-maker SAP.

Global Media Antalyaspor sign Man City's Nasri
Author: 0 Antalyaspor sign Man City's Nasri

City had hoped to recoup around £10 million for the former Arsenal player, who had two years remaining on his contract, but reports suggest they received around £8m. Antalyaspor's key player over the past couple seasons has been former Cameroon worldwide striker Samuel Eto'o, who remains at the club despite persistent rumours he is unsettled.

Global Media Pyongyang: US, South Korean Military Drills Pushing Peninsula 'Into Nuclear War'
Author: 0 Pyongyang: US, South Korean Military Drills Pushing Peninsula 'Into Nuclear War'

Both the United States and South Korea has insisted that the 10-day military drills are defensive in nature, but North Korea has condemned the joint exercises as rehearsals for invasion. "Considerations for the safety of all Canadian Armed Forces personnel, including those deployed to Exercise ULCHI FREEDOM GUARDIAN, are at the forefront of our military planning and decision making processes".

Global Media FSU Ranked Third In Preseason AP Poll
Author: 0 FSU Ranked Third In Preseason AP Poll

The AP preseason poll includes five teams from the Big 12. Fellow Big 12ers Kansas State (No. 20), West Virginia (No. 22) and Texas (No. 23) made the cut as well. Alabama opens the season against the Seminoles in Atlanta on September 2, just the fourth opener involving top-five teams and the first pitting teams ranked in the top three.

Global Media 46664 pilgrims yet to travel to Saudi: Biman
Author: 0 46664 pilgrims yet to travel to Saudi: Biman

Director General of Saudi Arabian Airlines Engineer Saleh Al-Jasser said Qatari authorities have not allowed Saudi Arabian Airlines' planes to land despite making the request days in advance, a Saudi Press Agency report said. Doha Bank QSC is also seeking to raise funds via a private placement of dollar bonds, other people said. The meeting in Jiddah was the first by a Qatari royal in Saudi Arabia since a political standoff erupted 10 weeks ago when the kingdom, the United Arab Emirates, ...

Global Media Iraq launches battle for Tal Afar, IS bastion near Mosul
Author: 0 Iraq launches battle for Tal Afar, IS bastion near Mosul

After the fall of Mosul in July, Tal Afar is the last major population centre under IS control in the north. Several hours after the battle began, the federal police said it had retaken the village of Al-Abra Al-Sghira west of Tal Afar. "They are arriving exhausted and dehydrated", Grande said in a statement. On conditions inside the city, she said: "Food and water are running out, and people lack the basic necessities to survive".

Global Media Anando Brahma Movie Review, Rating & Audience Response
Author: 0 Anando Brahma Movie Review, Rating & Audience Response

The whole movie runs with the lead of female star who is super talented Tapasee Pannu. They don't know how they died or why. The action in Anando Brahma is based on four characters, who are in desperate need of money for various reasons. Rajeev Kanakala decides to rent his home for free to kill the Ghost house rumour. Then the entry of comedians Srinivas Reddy , Vennela Kishore, Thagubothu Ramesh and Shakalaka Shankar happens.

Global Media Secret Service Unable to Pay Agents Due to Trump's Travel
Author: 0 Secret Service Unable to Pay Agents Due to Trump's Travel

There are now 42 protectees - up from 31 in the Obama era - including 18 members of the Trump family. More than 1,000 agents have already hit their yearly salary and overtime caps. Alles says Trump has traveled to one of his properties almost every weekend since becoming president. "The president has a large family, and our responsibility is required in law", Alles explains to USA Today .

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