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Global Media Attacks in Yemen target air base, port
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The appeal came as fighting intensified in the key rebel-held Red Sea port city of Hodeida, despite growing global pressure to end a conflict that has left the country on the brink of starvation. Back in June, the Saudi-led coalition launched the Hudaydah offensive despite worldwide warnings that it would compound the war-torn nation's humanitarian crisis.

Author: 0 Jamal Khashoggi's Body Dissolved After Dismemberment, Turkish Official Says

In an op-ed in The Washington Post on Friday, Erdogan says: "we must reveal the identities of the puppet masters behind Khashoggi's killing". "According to the latest information we have, the reason they cut up the body is it was easier to dissolve it", said Aktay, an advisor to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan who was close to Khashoggi.

Global Media Crews hunt for 'black boxes' of downed Indonesian jet; 24 bodies found
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The passenger plane, flying from Jakarta to an Indonesian tin-mining region, lost contact with air traffic control about 13 minutes after take off on Monday morning, shortly after its pilot had asked to return to base. Nugroho said it was being shared as an image of the JT610 flight, but this was a "hoax". The aircraft on Sunday flew erratically and had unreliable airspeed readings.

Global Media Egypt: Gunmen kill 7 driving to Coptic Christian monastery
Author: 0 Egypt: Gunmen kill 7 driving to Coptic Christian monastery

The security officials said the attackers opened fire on the two buses carrying pilgrims from Bani Suef and Sohag provinces, also south of Cairo . Egypt is carrying out a significant security and military offensive, mainly in Sinai, also on the border with Libya, to defeat militants behind a series of attacks on security forces and civilians, including Christians.

Global Media Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect pleads not guilty
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Bowers was indicted on 44 criminal counts for the shooting and faces the death penalty . He was flanked by two USA marshals as he entered a federal courtroom Thursday wearing red prison scrubs, a bandage on his left arm and shackles on his hands and feet.

Global Media Pentagon: 5000 Troops Will Be Deployed To U.S.-Mexico Border
Author: 0 Pentagon: 5000 Troops Will Be Deployed To U.S.-Mexico Border

Military police units are also being deployed . "We're going to put tents up all over the place. and they're going to wait". There are already 2,000 National Guardsmen are already stationed at the border. In the Mexican border town of Ciudad Hidalgo, they said they hoped to continue onward early Tuesday morning. The Pentagon declined comment on potential troop numbers, saying planning was still underway for a mission that risks drawing the USA military into a politically charged operation ...

Global Media US, Turkey Begin Joint Patrols in Syria's Manbij
Author: 0 US, Turkey Begin Joint Patrols in Syria's Manbij

The YPG, the dominant group and leader of the USA -allied Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), controls almost all of the territory east of the Euphrates , including regions along Syria's border with Turkey. Turkish forces this week struck several Kurdish militia targets near the town of Kobani in northern Syria. Training for the patrols was recently concluded and three U.S.

Global Media Tired migrant caravan rests in south Mexico, asks for buses
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Trump said he will sign a comprehensive executive order next week that will overhaul the asylum process, which will include holding asylum-seekers in facilities near the border until their cases are heard. "But take a look at the violence that they've created down there, that level of, I mean these are not, these are not angels as you would say, these are not angels".

Global Media Saudi sisters found dead and bound together by New York river
Author: 0 Saudi sisters found dead and bound together by New York river

The sources say the mother told police that the sisters disappeared after the entire family, which also includes two brothers, was ordered back to Saudi Arabia . Neither woman's body had immediately obvious signs of trauma, and after initially suspecting that the pair might have jumped from the George Washington Bridge, cops cooled on the theory Tuesday.

Global Media Three children killed when struck at Fulton County bus stop
Author: 0 Three children killed when struck at Fulton County bus stop

It's believed the three children, twin boys, 6, and a girl, 9, were from the same family, Slocum said . A fourth child, 11-year-old Maverik Lowe - who was not related to the family - was airlifted to a hospital with multiple broken bones and other injuries, according to WNDU .

Global Media Trump says no other country has birthright citizenship. That’s not true
Author: 0 Trump says no other country has birthright citizenship. That’s not true

The president's opposition to the constitutional provision centers specifically on the fact that children born in the U.S. to immigrant parents - whether they are in the country legally or not - are automatically citizens. Trump's potential legal argument for overriding the common interpretation of the 14th Amendment and the INA, both ratified by Congress, amounts to challenging whether or not unauthorized immigrants to the United States are "subject to the jurisdiction" of the US.

Global Media Student dies after shooting at North Carolina high school, police say
Author: 0 Student dies after shooting at North Carolina high school, police say

Police confirm one person was taken to the hospital following a shooting at Butler High School in Matthews, NC. The victim has been identified as 16-year-old Bobby McKeithen. We do not search our students on the way into school. Authorities say a student shot and wounded another student at a North Carolina high school before being arrested.

Global Media Michael Moore releases clip of Cesar Sayoc at Trump rally
Author: 0 Michael Moore releases clip of Cesar Sayoc at Trump rally

The fifteenth envelope - a third mailing destined for CNN headquarters in Atlanta after two earlier packages were sent to the station's NY offices - was intercepted Monday afternoon at a postal facility. Shackled and wearing a beige jumpsuit, the 56-year-old man began to cry and the three lawyers with him stood shoulder to shoulder to obscure him from reporters and photographers.

Global Media South Florida synagogues call for peace after deadly Pittsburgh shooting
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He added: "I think the approach that we need to be looking at is how we take the guns, which is the common denominator of every mass shooting in America, out of the hands of those that are looking to express hatred through murder". And let's be clear: This is what happens when a country's leaders-especially its president-call for, defend, encourage, and protect those who threaten and commit acts of violence against Jews, Muslims, African Americans, immigrants, LGBTQ people, women, or the ...

Global Media Victims of Pittsburgh shooting identified
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Scott Brady, the USA attorney in western Pennsylvania, told a news conference, "We are treating it as a hate crime". KDKA television in Pittsburgh cited police sources as saying Bowers walked into the building and yelled "All Jews must die".

Global Media Will Follow Supreme Court Order
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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on October 24 that the government's decision to remove Alok Verma and Special Director Rakesh Asthana was based on the CVC's recommendations. The court's order came as another blow to the BJP government at the Centre. Senior jurist Fali Nariman represented Verma in the court, while former Attorney General of India Mukul Rohatgi represented Asthana, according to News18.

Global Media Killing of Jamal Khashoggi was premeditated - Saudi prosecutors
Author: 0 Killing of Jamal Khashoggi was premeditated - Saudi prosecutors

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Wednesday described the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi as a "heinous crime", Al Arabiya local news reported. The United States is backing Saudi Arabia and supplying military equipment in the kingdom's fight against Iranian-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Saudi officials made "reconnaissance" trips to the forest as well as the city of Yalova a day before Khashoggi was killed.

Global Media 'Multiple casualties' following mass shooting at USA synagogue
Author: 0 'Multiple casualties' following mass shooting at USA synagogue

Robert Bowers , a white male in his mid-40s, has been identified as the suspect in a shooting that took place at a Pittsburgh synagogue Saturday morning, which killed at least 11 people . Police say Bowers was armed with an AR-15-style rifle and three handguns. "May the memory of the murdered be blessed", he concluded. A victims' center with grief counselors has been set up for survivors.

Global Media Iran slams Netanyahu's visit to Oman
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Yemen's Houthi Ansarullah movement has criticized the Sultanate of Oman for welcoming Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's unannounced visit to the Persian Gulf Arab country. The only Arab states that recognize Israel are Jordan and Egypt . Palestinians have been boycotting the Trump administration since it chose to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem earlier this year.

Global Media Trump Continues Playing Up Issue of Illegal Immigration
Author: 0 Trump Continues Playing Up Issue of Illegal Immigration

On the other side of the Hill, Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Trump's immigration plan was a "campaign to Make America White Again" and more recently said building the wall was a "manhood" issue for Trump. The Trump-led crackdown on illegal immigrants crossing the United States border has drawn much criticism from the American left. This was a misleading comparison: although both of those former administrations did have their own version of a "zero tolerance" policy, the ...

Global Media US military may send up to 1,000 troops to Mexico border
Author: 0 US military may send up to 1,000 troops to Mexico border

The New York Times reported Thursday night that Trump is considering issuing an executive order to block Central American migrants from crossing the border. Thousands of Central American migrants renewed their hoped-for march to the United States on Wednesday, setting out before dawn with plans to travel another 45 miles (75 kilometres) of the more than 1,000 miles that still lie before them.

Global Media Ethiopia appoints Africa’s only female president
Author: 0 Ethiopia appoints Africa’s only female president

Despite being a largely ceremonial leader with the Prime Minister - in this case Abiy Ahmed - being leader of government business, the role of president is a constitutional one that primarily says the occupant of the post is the Head of State.

Global Media Putin warns of a new arms race with America
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The statement comes as USA president Donald Trump said this past weekend that the United States will withdraw from a nuclear arms treaty with Russian Federation signed in 1987. Bolton described meetings with Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu as "very interesting" and "very productive". U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton was dispatched to Moscow for emergency talks, where he said there would be wider consultations with "other" participants.

Global Media 'Oldest Intact Shipwreck' Discovered in Black Sea
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The team later took a small piece to be carbon dated by the University of Southampton , which " confirmed [it] as the oldest intact shipwreck known to mankind". With no light and no oxygen in the Black Sea's lower, anoxic layer , no life can survive. But sailors might have also been involved in "a little bit of raiding" of coastal communities around the Black Sea , he said .

Global Media China and Russian Federation are reportedly eavesdropping on Trump's phone calls
Author: 0 China and Russian Federation are reportedly eavesdropping on Trump's phone calls

The Times' report on Wednesday provided few details on how China and Russian Federation were monitoring Trump's communications aside from noting the calls were intercepted as they travel through the United States cellphone network. Trump has, of course, insisted that the story is false, as have Chinese officials, although they managed to do it with a more insulting tone that would make International-Level Troll Vladimir Putin proud .

Global Media Bound migrant caravan swells despite Trump's threat to close border
Author: 0 Bound migrant caravan swells despite Trump's threat to close border

Migrants travelling in a mass caravan burst through a Guatemalan border fence and streamed by the thousands toward Mexican territory on Friday, defying Mexican authorities' entreaties for an orderly crossing and U.S. They warned that anyone without papers would have to apply for refugee status or turn back, and anyone who crossed illegally would be detained and deported.

Global Media Man Invokes Trump Defense After Allegedly Groping Woman During Houston Flight
Author: 0 Man Invokes Trump Defense After Allegedly Groping Woman During Houston Flight

District Court of New Mexico. He was apparently referencing the 2005 "Access Hollywood" tape , on which Donald Trump could be heard bragging about grabbing women by their genitals because when you're famous "you can do anything ". The woman said she had then got up and confronted the man seated behind her. Merlino was sentenced to two years in federal prison for illegal betting Wednesday and prosecutors, as with many organized crime trials, relied on informants to make their case, the ...

Global Media Donald Trump
Author: 0 Donald Trump "Wishes To Meet" Vladimir Putin On November 11

Trump tweeted at the time that a second meeting would allow the two leaders to "start implementing some of the many things discussed" at the first summit. "Under that view, exactly one country was restrained by the INF - the United States". While Mr Trump has blamed Russian violations of the treaty for his decision, the US President has also pointed his finger at China.

Global Media Turkish president: Jamal Khashoggi’s murder was ‘ferocious,’ ‘planned’
Author: 0 Turkish president: Jamal Khashoggi’s murder was ‘ferocious,’ ‘planned’

But he said Turkey would not complete its investigation into Khashoggi's death until all questions were answered. Hinting at the possibility that this could target Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman himself, Mr Hunt said: 'When we have full accountability for the crimes that have been committed, which have been described by the Saudis as murder, then that accountability must extend to the people who gave the order for the crimes to be committed, not just those who were there on the ground'.

Global Media In Texas, Trump speech takes far-right turn
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President Trump responded in kind, thanking Cruz for his legislative support. "I work with the president in delivering on our promises". He's not. I thought he got beaten badly in the debates. Cruz, speaking before Trump, hailed the president as "a man who has presided over record jobs, record unemployment" and said he looks forward to hitting the campaign trail for his reelection campaign.

Global Media Trade drive in Saudi Arabia is scrapped over Khashoggi death
Author: 0 Trade drive in Saudi Arabia is scrapped over Khashoggi death

Now, what appears to be surveillance video, broadcast by CNN , casts doubt on the Saudis' story. Later, the same man apparently emerges from the consulate dressed in Khashoggi's clothes, apart from the shoes in an attempt, it seems, to cover up Khashoggi's death by pretending that he left the building unharmed.

Global Media Impacts from Tropical Storm Michael Expected This Week
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This general motion with some increase in forward speed is expected over the next few days. The National Hurricane Center is predicting it will gain strength and become Tropical Storm Michael by tonight, and should head into the Gulf of Mexico late Monday.

Global Media Trump says migrant caravan includes 'unknown Middle Easterners,' offers no evidence
Author: 0 Trump says migrant caravan includes 'unknown Middle Easterners,' offers no evidence

The migrants have begun setting up temporary encampments across the city as they await the rest of the caravan , according to the Mexican government and reporters on the scene. Supposedly, Mexico will detain and repatriate migrants who enter Mexico in violation of Mexican law, and in instances where migrants apply for asylum, process the requests in accordance with Mexican law.

Global Media Democrats hope to cut GOP majorities in Pa. races
Author: 0 Democrats hope to cut GOP majorities in Pa. races

That race could offer insight into how suburbs and college-educated women are voting. Democrat Fred Yang, who conducted one opinion poll , said the widely predicted "blue wave" of Democratic gains in the House in 2018 now is running into a "riptide of uncertainty that has been created with a surge of Republican intensity".

Global Media Amritsar train tragedy: Blame game still on, grief-stricken people left behind
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Distraught family of a 13-year-old, who died in the Amritsar train accident , staged a protest at the Amritsar-Jalandhar highway on Saturday. Ashwani Lohani, the chairman of the Railway Board, said it was "wrong" to hold the railways responsible for what had happened because they had not been made aware of the event, and people "are not expected to be on the tracks".

Global Media Trump Is Right About China’s Postal Subsidy
Author: 0 Trump Is Right About China’s Postal Subsidy

Trump may be misguided on much of his trade policy with China , but this is one issue in which his demands are justified and, with the right approach, within reach. "This outdated arrangement contributes significantly to the flood of counterfeit goods and unsafe drugs that enter the country from China", Jay Timmons, the president of the National Association of Manufacturers, said in a statement .

Global Media Texas’ O’Rourke doubles down on impeaching Trump
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It's why the president called him "Lyin" Ted' and it's why the nickname stuck". When the women attacked Cruz (above right) for supporting the Kavanaugh confirmation, the senator had the ideal and calmly delivered response that sputtering progressives should themselves try to emulate: "Thank you for expressing your First Amendment rights", he told them, as The Daily Wire reported .

Global Media Saudi citizens detained in connection with murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi
Author: 0 Saudi citizens detained in connection with murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Where is the evidence that has been repeatedly referred to by the Turkish authorities? Saudi Arabia said 18 Saudi suspects were in custody and intelligence officials had been fired. How have Saudi's Western allies reacted? The Saudi statement confirming the death of Khashoggi in a fist fight did not appear credible to some USA lawmakers, who demanded that Riyadh be held accountable for the incident.

Global Media One year on - Harry and Meghan back at Invictus Games
Author: 0 One year on - Harry and Meghan back at Invictus Games

The first medals of the games were awarded by Their Royal Highnesses on Saturday on Cockatoo Island, in the Jaguar Land Rover Driving Challenge. Prince Harry and Meghan are on their first global tour since marrying in May. The Queen, who today congratulated the couple on their news, was also 37 when she gave birth to her fourth child, Prince Edward, in 1964. Just hours earlier, Kensington Palace shared a photo of its founder, Prince Harry , rehearsing his speech from the outdoor stage ...

Global Media Manafort To Be Sentenced Feb. 8
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United States district judge appointed a sentencing date for Paul Manafort on 8 February 2019. Manafort appeared before the judge in a wheelchair and his legal team had asked for an expedited sentencing, due to his health. He has since pleaded guilty in a second criminal case and is cooperating with Mueller's Russian Federation investigation. Manafort made a brief court appearance in Alexandria, Va., where Judge T.S.

Global Media Amritsar Train Accident: Eyewitnesses Recount Horrific Details
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The incident took place in Amritsar , located in Punjab state, to mark the Hindu festival of Dussehra. "They did not realise that a speeding train was coming and the train did not sound its hooter". Several people were mowed down by one of the trains, they added. The police commissioner said at least 58 people died in the disaster on Friday (local time).

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