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Global Media Separated by war, mother sees son for first time in 68 years
Author: 0 Separated by war, mother sees son for first time in 68 years

Crying and talking excitedly, the reunited relatives clasped one another and tried to bridge decades of separation through precious physical contact, pulling out pictures of absent relatives so they could be included in the happy occasion. The emotional reunion came after dozens of elderly South Koreans crossed the heavily fortified border into North Korea to meet temporarily with their relatives.

Global Media British tourist rescued 10 hours after falling from cruise ship in Croatia
Author: 0 British tourist rescued 10 hours after falling from cruise ship in Croatia

The 46-year-old woman, whose name ABC News confirmed as Kay Longstaff, told Croatian TV station HRT in a brief interview after the coast guard returned her to shore, that she was on the back deck when she fell off. Lovro Oreskovic, captain of the Cavtat rescue ship, said they were "extremely happy for saving a human life". In June, the Carnival Glory rescued a crewmember who went overboard from Norwegian Getaway near Cuba.

Global Media Trump insists he has
Author: 0 Trump insists he has "nothing to hide" in Russian Federation probe

Let's try to navigate through this Beltway Hall of Mirrors. According to The New York Times , Mr. McGahn in at least three voluntary interviews with investigators that totalled 30 hours over the past nine months, described Mr. He also said The New York Times leaked the report to get Trump angry with McGahn so he would be willing to testify in the probe. John Dowd, Trump's former lead outside attorney, told Fox News that " Don McGahn was a very strong witness for the president".

Global Media Manafort judge to hold hearing on unsealing juror's names
Author: 0 Manafort judge to hold hearing on unsealing juror's names

The case that Bob Mueller has brought against Paul Manafort has nothing to do with Donald Trump or the 2016 election. This Aug. 7, 2018, courtroom sketch depicts Rick Gates, right, testifying during questioning in the bank fraud and tax evasion trial of Paul Manafort at federal court in Alexandria, Va .

Global Media Pope Francis expresses
Author: 0 Pope Francis expresses "shame and sorrow" over sex abuse by clergy

Pope Francis has been very clear there will be zero tolerance of sexual abuse by the clergy and cover-ups by the church hierarchy. Burke mentioned the "need to comply" with civil law - including the reporting of any abuse against minors, as required by law, and said Pope Francis , the leader of the world's Catholics, understands how "these crimes can shake the faith and spirit of believers".

Global Media Jury in Paul Manafort's Case Asks Judge to Redefine 'Reasonable Doubt'
Author: 0 Jury in Paul Manafort's Case Asks Judge to Redefine 'Reasonable Doubt'

Before leaving for the day Thursday, the jury sent Ellis four questions, including one asking whether he could "redefine" the meaning of " reasonable doubt ", the legal threshold for acquitting a defendant. One question asked for a redefinition of " reasonable doubt ". Much of the money, the government alleges, came from Manafort's lobbying for deposed Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, who was toppled in a popular 2014 uprising in Kyiv before fleeing to exile in Russian Federation.

Global Media Kids found in Colorado oil well may have been strangled, filings suggest
Author: 0 Kids found in Colorado oil well may have been strangled, filings suggest

It wasn't immediately clear if the judge ruled on the motions. The first motion, according to documents, was filed 20 minutes before the autopsies were scheduled to begin. "I'm just hoping right now that she's somewhere safe." he said. Colorado mother Shanann Watts returned from a work trip early Monday excited for what was to come.

Global Media Husband of missing wife, 2 young daughters arrested
Author: 0 Husband of missing wife, 2 young daughters arrested

One of Shanann Watt's friends posted on Facebook saying she left her phone, purse, auto seats and children's medicine at home early Monday morning. "When I came home and then walked in the house, nothing". "I miss them", Watts said of feeding them dinner. It's a stunning reversal for Watts, 33, who was just seen on television begging anyone for help in finding his wife.

Global Media SKorea Troop Reduction Restricted by New Bill
Author: 0 SKorea Troop Reduction Restricted by New Bill

ZTE , the fourth-largest smartphone maker in the USA, had been dealing with a Commerce Department denial order that prevented American businesses from selling hardware or services to the company. Trump said that Patton's words "still ring true", noting that the American military was the most powerful in the world. McCain is chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, but has often been missing from Congress over the past year or so after being diagnosed with brain cancer.

Global Media Suspect in London auto ramming ID'd as British citizen from Sudan
Author: 0 Suspect in London auto ramming ID'd as British citizen from Sudan

A third person was treated at the crash site. No-one else was in the auto when it crashed and no weapons were found in it. Police later searched three addresses, two in Birmingham and one in Nottingham, central England. "We must keep an open mind about what has happened". The silver Ford Fiesta then crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament.

Global Media USA media fight back against Trump attacks
Author: 0 USA media fight back against Trump attacks

More than 350 news outlets heeded the Boston Globe's call to runs the editorials on Thursday to promote " press freedom in light of President Trump's frequent attacks on the media". In true Trump style, he followed that up by saying "we are winning" the fight. Even the New York Post - the conservative-leaning daily owned by News Corp titan and Trump friend Rupert Murdoch - published an editorial of its own.

Global Media Canadian cities make top 10 on global ranking of most livable cities
Author: 0 Canadian cities make top 10 on global ranking of most livable cities

The [low] rankings of these cities like Damascus, Karachi and Tripoli saw conflict responsible for numerous lowest scores. Austrian capital, Vienna , has beaten Australia's Melbourne to be named the world's most liveable city. According to the report, global business centers tend to be victims of their own success. The survey had been criticised previous year for demoting Manchester eight places after the May 22nd attack.

Global Media Pilot dies after crashing plane into house
Author: 0 Pilot dies after crashing plane into house

This frame from video shows the scene of a small plane that crashed into a house in Payson, Utah , on Monday, Aug 13, 2018. Police said Youd had also been arrested for domestic violence at the house in a previous incident within the past year.

Global Media US Military Bases at Caspian Sea 'Out of Question' - Kazakh Foreign Minister
Author: 0 US Military Bases at Caspian Sea 'Out of Question' - Kazakh Foreign Minister

Iran, in particular, has long resisted determining the Caspian a "sea" because Iran's corner of the Caspian is the deepest, saltiest and least resource-rich. The problem is how to divide those reserves, and Sunday's "historic" agreement leaves those issues unsettled. It does not allow military bases from any other countries to be sited on the Caspian.

Global Media Romania protests: Hundreds injured in anti-government rally
Author: 0 Romania protests: Hundreds injured in anti-government rally

A group of protesters tried to break into the government building in Bucharest , but were held back by the police security cordon. Some threw bottles and rocks at the police, prompting law enforcement to fire tear gas into the crowd. The money provides a lifeline for rural communities in one of the EU's least developed countries. Mr Ostafi said: "I left to give my children a better life, which was not possible here then".

Global Media Taliban Intensify Attacks on Afghan Forces
Author: 0 Taliban Intensify Attacks on Afghan Forces

The U.S. and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation formally concluded their combat mission at the end of 2014, but have repeatedly come to the aid of Afghan forces as they have struggled to combat a resurgent Taliban. Several Taliban militants were killed during the airstrikes conducted by the USA forces in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan. Uzbekistan's special envoy for Afghanistan Ismatulla Irgashev also attended the meetings, officials said.

Author: 0 Former Trump aide taped White House chief firing her in Situation Room

Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press," Manigault Newman said that Trump told her later that he "delegated" her termination. The criticism comes amid her claims that she has secret recordings of West Wing conversations - including a conversation inside the Situation Room.

Global Media Argentina Abortion Bill: Country Braces for Historic Vote to Legalize Abortion
Author: 0 Argentina Abortion Bill: Country Braces for Historic Vote to Legalize Abortion

Argentine senators voted against legalizing abortion in all cases on Thursday, just weeks after the bill was passed by the lower house of Congress in June by the narrowest of margins . "We're talking about the right to live in dignity, with autonomy, to be able to choose freely", added the 67-year-old mother of three. "This is obviously a setback", said Ima Guirola of the Women Studies Institute, a group in El Salvador.

Global Media Trump urges peace on Charlottesville rally anniversary
Author: 0 Trump urges peace on Charlottesville rally anniversary

In response to questions regarding what intelligence has been gathered about any demonstrators or groups planning to show up this weekend, public officials have said that such information can not be publicly revealed. Local and state authorities framed the weekend's heightened security as a necessary precaution. On Sunday, thousands of counter-protesters are slated to attend multiple rallies against white supremacy in Washington , DC.

Global Media The Russian ruble is getting slammed amid USA sanctions
Author: 0 The Russian ruble is getting slammed amid USA sanctions

This week, the State Department said Russian Federation had "used chemical or biological weapons in violation of global law or has used lethal chemical or biological weapons against its own nationals". Other exemptions could be granted on a case-by-case basis. These could go as far as a ban on Russian airlines using U.S. airports. He goes as far as saying that Trump is most likely aware of the existence of blackmail material often referred to as "kompromat".

Global Media Kerala government says flood situation grave, calls in army
Author: 0 Kerala government says flood situation grave, calls in army

The South-west monsoon has been vigorous over Kerala resulting in heavy rains in various parts of the state since August 8. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan , Leader of the Opposition Ramesh Chennithala and Revenue Minister E. Only one shutter of the dam was opened releasing 82 cusecs of water. Latest visuals of Periyar river. Army is building small bridges to evacuate those stranded at various places in Kozhikode and Wayanad .

Global Media Hamas fires rockets, Israel bombs Gaza despite talk of truce
Author: 0 Hamas fires rockets, Israel bombs Gaza despite talk of truce

On Thursday, the IDF destroyed a five-story building allegedly housing Hamas' internal security service and offices of the group's senior officials.in response to a rocket fired at Beersheba, almost 40km from the border with Gaza . All trains running between the border town of Sderot and the coastal city of Ashkelon were cancelled and the popular Zikim beach was closed. The escalation started on late Wednesday, when Palestinians shot at an Israeli army patrol on the Gaza border, only ...

Global Media Canada asking allies to help cool Saudi dispute
Author: 0 Canada asking allies to help cool Saudi dispute

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), a loose association of the six Gulf Arab countries, the Arab League and Palestine also supported Saudi policy. Over the weekend Saudi Arabia declared the recall as well as a freeze on new trade with Canada following a tweet last week from Global Affairs Canada that expressed concerns about the arrest of activists in the kingdom.

Global Media More demolition seen at North Korea rocket launching station
Author: 0 More demolition seen at North Korea rocket launching station

The United States was "attempting to invent a pretext for increased sanctions against the DPRK by mobilising all their servile mouthpieces and intelligence institutions to fabricate all kinds of falsehoods". But the North Korea statement separates Mr. Trump from "high-level officials", thus allowing the the country to rail against the US, while leaving the door open for the president to continue his dialogue with leader Kim Jong Un.

Global Media Trump’s legal team rejects Mueller interview offer, counters with smaller scope
Author: 0 Trump’s legal team rejects Mueller interview offer, counters with smaller scope

Mueller III would undermine GOP chances in November. Sekulow confirmed in a statement that the legal team "responded in writing to the latest proposal" from the special counsel, but declined to comment on the substance of the response. Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani has expressed concerns about obstruction questions but said Trump's legal team may be receptive to "one or two questions that (Mueller's investigators) really need" about obstruction.

Author: 0 Trevor Noah: Why Paul Manafort Must Be So Proud

The email from Manafort came after Gates informed him that the tax accountants had calculated that Manafort would have an increase in taxes of about $509,000 in 2014. Gates struck a deal with special counsel Robert Mueller in February, pleading guilty to one count of conspiracy against the United States and one count of making false statements to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Global Media Shannon Sharpe thinks Michael Jordan’s response to Trump on LeBron was soft
Author: 0 Shannon Sharpe thinks Michael Jordan’s response to Trump on LeBron was soft

The "Mike" Trump was referring to was obviously the one and only Michael Jordan . On Saturday, Trump tweeted a jab at James after he was critical of the president in an interview with CNN anchor Dan Lemon. James is constantly entering into new ventures outside of the National Basketball Association, finding new ways to reach people and impact the country.

Global Media White House approves disaster relief for deadly NorCal Carr Fire
Author: 0 White House approves disaster relief for deadly NorCal Carr Fire

Pacific Gas and Electric Company tells ABC News a crew member was doing restoration work in Shasta County when an unspecified accident happened. California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection officials said that fire was started two weeks ago by sparks from the steel wheel of a towed-trailer's flat tire.

Global Media DMK called Karunanidhi Kalaignar. What it means, and how to pronounce it
Author: 0 DMK called Karunanidhi Kalaignar. What it means, and how to pronounce it

Shops, theatre, hotel owners downed shutters and offices asked people to leave early. The supporters of the DMK are mourning the death . Private bus operators made a decision to stop their services to and from Chennai till Wednesday evening as large number of passengers cancelled their tickets as a precautionary measure, said an office-bearer of All Omni Bus Operators Association.

Global Media Trump says GOP need not suffer in midterm elections
Author: 0 Trump says GOP need not suffer in midterm elections

Responding to Saturday's rally at an OH high school gym meant to boost the prospects of Republican Troy Balderson in a tightly contested special election scheduled for Tuesday, a top GOP operative confided "Today is a ideal example" of Trump's failings as an advocate for candidates.

Global Media Saudi Arabia blacklists Canada after minister's tweets
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia blacklists Canada after minister's tweets

The unusually heated dispute between the two governments was the latest global fallout from Saudi Arabia's domestic crackdown on perceived dissenters, including the arrests of its most prominent women's rights activists. "Canada stands together with the Badawi family in this hard time", Freeland said. Samar is the sister of Raif Badawi , a prominent human rights campaigner sentenced to 10 years in prison in 2014 on charges of insulting Islam.

Global Media Generals from rival Koreas end talks with no agreement
Author: 0 Generals from rival Koreas end talks with no agreement

Tulsi Gabbard released the statement below. Besides reducing the amount of troops and weapons they are armed with, McBride said talks about the disputed sea border between North and South Korea could also be on the agenda. The 55 transfer cases were formerly sent to North Korea on July 20. "We remain concerned about the scale of North Korea's illicit procurement, in particular of refined petroleum products via United Nations -prohibited ship-to-ship transfers", the official said.

Global Media Mollie Tibbetts Search Turns Up Red Shirt Near Pig Farm
Author: 0 Mollie Tibbetts Search Turns Up Red Shirt Near Pig Farm

Richard Rahn, special agent in charge of the Iowa Department of Public Safety's Division of Criminal Investigation, said data from Tibbetts' FitBit, a GPS-enabled activity tracker, has been "helpful" and could be "key" in locating her. Tibbetts was studying psychology and wanted to get a Ph.D. and write books, her father said. Calderwood said she feels her daughter's presence every day.

Global Media Mueller Hoping Russian Pop Star Will Sing About 2016 Trump Tower Meeting
Author: 0 Mueller Hoping Russian Pop Star Will Sing About 2016 Trump Tower Meeting

The letter from the special counsel's office suggested that investigators would reduce by almost half the number of questions they would ask about potential obstruction of justice , according to two people briefed on the negotiations. and Kremlin-linked lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya during the election campaign of Donald Trump in 2016. "Russian Collusion with the Trump Campaign, one of the most successful in history, is a TOTAL HOAX".

Global Media To Kiki or not to: Police across states go creative with warnings
Author: 0 To Kiki or not to: Police across states go creative with warnings

The Makor news site said one of the companies has now removed its advert while the other has altered its advertisement. Now, police are issuing warnings and dishing out fines to those doing the challenge and endangering others. Anna explains that after getting out of the auto, she tripped and "fell and hit my head". She was scheduled to be discharged from the hospital but will need more outpatient therapy once she gets home.

Global Media Tension brews in Zimbabwe as opposition disputes election results
Author: 0 Tension brews in Zimbabwe as opposition disputes election results

Shortly after the violence erupted on Wednesday President Emmerson Mnangagwa took to Twitter, blaming the opposition for deadly violence in the capital that he said was "meant to disrupt the electoral process". Wednesday's violence, which followed a relatively orderly election, dashes Mnangagwa's hopes of repairing the image of a country that had become synonymous with corruption and economic collapse under Mugabe.

Global Media California's Gov. Brown: Wildfires Are Evidence Of Changing Climate 'In Real Time'
Author: 0 California's Gov. Brown: Wildfires Are Evidence Of Changing Climate 'In Real Time'

California Gov. Jerry Brown said Wednesday that fires have become the new normal in California due in large part to the changing weather. That marked a substantial improvement from the weekend, when the Carr Fire raged mostly unchecked after laying waste to neighborhoods in and around Redding, a city of 90,000 people about 160 miles (257 km) north of the state capital, Sacramento.

Global Media SC says NRC process will go on, but checks coercive action
Author: 0 SC says NRC process will go on, but checks coercive action

The main issue seems to be with respect to religion, language and demographics as a whole not just for Assam but for the country as a whole. Guwahati: The fate of an estimated four million residents of Assam hangs in the balance after the state released the final draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) excluding them.

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