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World United Kingdom terror threat level raised to critical
Author: 0 United Kingdom terror threat level raised to critical

He said most of the injuries were due to "flash burns", while others were wounded by the stampede as passengers ran out of the station in panic. Met Police Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said the explosion was caused by the detonation of an improvised explosive device.

World Indian-origin doctor stabbed to death in Kansas, cops arrest suspect
Author: 0 Indian-origin doctor stabbed to death in Kansas, cops arrest suspect

Lt Todd Ojile of the Wichita police department, in a statement, said poice were informed about a man sitting in his vehicle with blood stains after which, troopers were dispatched to check for the suspicious man. A former patient of his, Cecilia Smith speaking in an interview, credited Dr. Reddy with saving her life. Schrader, who now lives in Seattle, goes on to say he taught Dutt mathematics for about three years while he was in high school.

World Iceland's Prime Minister calls snap election
Author: 0 Iceland's Prime Minister calls snap election

That leaves the country, whose economy was wrecked by the collapse of its banking sector almost a decade ago, possibly facing its second snap election in less than a year after the previous government was felled by the Panama Papers scandal over offshore tax havens.

World Education Secretary gets lessons from the kids at Nelson Mandela Elementary
Author: 0 Education Secretary gets lessons from the kids at Nelson Mandela Elementary

Brig. Gen. Andrew Armacost, the school's dean, escorted her into Fairchild Hall, where many students have classes and labs. Emlemdi and Drage are in the process of gearing up for changes to come. She is now employed as an elementary school interventionist at 21st Century. Osborne was a member of the school's second panel with DeVos and charter school officials.

World Six patients at Florida nursing home die in aftermath of Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Six patients at Florida nursing home die in aftermath of Hurricane Irma

Mitchell said. "Right now I just want to figure this out", he said. That's what Gus Beyersdorf, 40, and his colleague Nick Jensen, 32, utility workers from Wisconsin, found out while inspecting power lines in Florida on Monday. There are 683 nursing homes in Florida with more than 84,000 beds, according to the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration , which licenses and regulates these facilities.

World Lindsey Graham to Republican Leadership: 'Lead or Get Out of the Way'
Author: 0 Lindsey Graham to Republican Leadership: 'Lead or Get Out of the Way'

Mike Lee told Daily on Healthcare he was "encouraged" by the latest Obamacare bill because it provided flexibility to states to get around several key Obamacare regulations. When the subject moves out of the spotlight, members of Congress feel more comfortable with the notion of taking health care away from millions of people.

World Cambodian Leader Wants US Peace Corps Out Amid Row With Washington
Author: 0 Cambodian Leader Wants US Peace Corps Out Amid Row With Washington

Cambodia's pro-government Fresh News website reported that Hun Sen said cooperation with the United States on the MIA search would be suspended until the two countries resolve several issues, especially the visa ban. Hun Sen said that a total of 80 American soldiers had gone missing in Cambodia during the war in neighbouring Vietnam and that half of them had been found.

World Missing Teacher Shot in the Head
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She had been "super-excited" about the new school year, her father, Mark Wallen, told reporters Wednesday. Tessier was charged with first-degree murder, altering physical evidence and making a false statement to police, according to court documents.

World Railway fire affecting services on West Coast Main Line
Author: 0 Railway fire affecting services on West Coast Main Line

Rail passengers using the West Coast Main Line through Cumbria are facing disruption today following a major fire in north west London. Services between Watford Junction and London Euston have been halted this morning after a huge fire broke out near the line in the early hours of Friday morning.

World Gowdy: Comey 'Made Up His Mind' Early on Clinton Charges
Author: 0 Gowdy: Comey 'Made Up His Mind' Early on Clinton Charges

And - and, you know, by that - you know, so that - and he sent a draft around of, you know what - what it might look like. "What I'm saying there is sufficient factual basis to bring him in and ask him when did you make up your mind you weren't going to charge Sec".

World Turns out one of the Gainesville 'Hot Cops' is a dick
Author: 0 Turns out one of the Gainesville 'Hot Cops' is a dick

Hamill's Facebook profile appears to have been made private or taken down. "Here is one for everybody, 'What's the difference between boy scouts and Jews?' anybody know? well it is because 'Boy Scouts come back from their camps '". "Based on the thoroughness of their background checks and screening process prior to actual hiring, they could have found this and perhaps made a different hiring decision".

World Trump Briefed on North Korean Missile Launch
Author: 0 Trump Briefed on North Korean Missile Launch

The Trump administration has repeatedly demonstrated that it is willing to exhaust all diplomatic options before applying military force, but the diplomatic window appears to be closing. "It's not what we'd prefer to do". "We ought to make clear what's different about this approach is that we're out of time", McMaster said. "I have no problem with kicking it to General Mattis because I think he has plenty of options", Haley said.

World DUSU Election Results 2017: NSUI Wins Delhi University Top Posts
Author: 0 DUSU Election Results 2017: NSUI Wins Delhi University Top Posts

As per the latest report , recounting is on for joint secretary post. The union described it as a "major comeback" and said that the mandate was a clear indication the student fraternity have "restored their faith in the Congress and our beloved leader Rahul Gandhi ".

World Mental disorders, poor diets and tobacco make the world sick
Author: 0 Mental disorders, poor diets and tobacco make the world sick

Coordinated by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington in the United States city of Seattle, the study involved more than 2,500 collaborators from around the world. Within the past decade, diabetes rose in rank order from the 17th to the 9th leading cause of death in low-middle income countries. Combined, these resulted in 2.38 million deaths, a decrease of 8.2% since 2006.

World Attorney General Can't Withhold Money To Sanctuary Cities
Author: 0 Attorney General Can't Withhold Money To Sanctuary Cities

U.S. District Judge Harry Leinenweber issued the preliminary injunction in a suit by the city of Chicago, the Chicago Tribune reports. The city had asked the judge for a "nationwide" temporary injunction this week, asking the judge not to allow the Justice Department to impose the requirements until the city's lawsuit against the department plays out in court.

World Senior Vatican Embassy Staffer Recalled After US Child Porn Investigation
Author: 0 Senior Vatican Embassy Staffer Recalled After US Child Porn Investigation

The withdrawal of the Washington priest is not the first time that a Vatican diplomat has been caught up in such a scandal - and the last case was particularly embarrassing for the church. In 2013, Pope Francis signed new legislation covering the sexual abuse of children in Vatican City, which applies to those working at the Vatican's diplomat posts.

World SC upholds Panama verdict, dismisses review petitions
Author: 0 SC upholds Panama verdict, dismisses review petitions

The review petitions were filed by Sharif, his children and Pakistan Finance Minister Ishaq Dar. The case against the prime minister stemmed from the Panama Papers leak past year, which spurred a media frenzy over the extravagant lifestyles and high-end London property portfolio of the Sharif dynasty.

World Missouri Senate Punishes Legislator Who Wished Trump 'Is Assassinated'
Author: 0 Missouri Senate Punishes Legislator Who Wished Trump 'Is Assassinated'

The Daily Mail reports that the Republican-led Missouri Senate voted 28-2 to formally censure the lawmaker and also called for Nadal to resign. "President Trump, I apologize to you and your family". After her initial post was picked up by media outlets, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that the Secret Service was looking into the matter. At the time, Gov.

World Greece: Cleanup crews struggle to clean up oil spill
Author: 0 Greece: Cleanup crews struggle to clean up oil spill

It was initially believed to be a containable spill but is now being described as an "ecological disaster" by officials, after thick tar and oil pollution drifted towards residential coastal areas. Divers on Tuesday managed to seal off further leakage from the 45-year-old vessel, the coastguard said. In the Athens suburb Glyfada, floating dams have been set up and chemicals used to dissolve the spillage.

World False alarm: St. Catherine public safety officer shot himself
Author: 0 False alarm: St. Catherine public safety officer shot himself

Mike Ernster said, "we didn't have enough to charge him with reckless discharge of a firearm", a more serious count. Firearms are not carried by or issued to St. Fifty-five police officers, along with K-9 dogs, searched the campus and the surrounding community for the mysterious black gunman late Tuesday night.

World Young boy granted wish to mow White House lawn
Author: 0 Young boy granted wish to mow White House lawn

During a brief mowing pause, the president asked him what he wanted to be when he grew up. "Well, he'll make it". Once Frank reached the end of the lawn, however, he shook Trump's hand and gave him a big high-five before getting back to cutting the grass.

World Honeymoon plane request was about national security - Mnuchin
Author: 0 Honeymoon plane request was about national security - Mnuchin

Mnuchin has claimed that his use of government aircraft, which costs about $25,000 an hour, was due to a need for a "secure communications facility" while traveling. A commenter snarked at her for the trip. "Aw! Did you think this was a personal trip?!" Louise Linton was criticized for shaming an OR woman after an Instagram post .

World House Republicans Push for Details on Trump-Democrat DACA Deal
Author: 0 House Republicans Push for Details on Trump-Democrat DACA Deal

Update: Before departing for Florida, Trump seemed to confirm suspicions, telling reporters his fight for a border wall will " come later ". She later said that is just one possible example of what Congress might do. "The WALL, which is already under construction in the form of new renovation of old and existing fences and walls, will continue to be built", Mr Trump said in one of Thursday's stream of tweets.

World Asia Minute: Australia's Same Sex Marriage Debate
Author: 0 Asia Minute: Australia's Same Sex Marriage Debate

Vote Compass is a democratic engagement tool used by the ABC which provides valuable insights into what Australian voters think about key issues around the election. ABC's Vote Compass asked the following question regarding same-sex marriage. I write in my own name and do not claim to represent anybody else although I have a feeling there are many who will hold a similar view.

World Louis Braces for Verdict in Police Shooting Trial
Author: 0 Louis Braces for Verdict in Police Shooting Trial

The St. Louis Police Department (STLPD) tweeted Friday afternoon that officers on buses attempting to leave the area were blocked by demonstrators. A St. "People say all kinds of things in the heat of the moment or while in stressful situations". Hundreds of protesters are making their voices heard today in St.

World Mayawati wants Centre to take sympathetic view of Rohingyas
Author: 0 Mayawati wants Centre to take sympathetic view of Rohingyas

The plea, filed by two Rohingya immigrants, Mohammad Salimullah and Mohammad Shaqir, who are registered refugees under the United Nations High Commission of Refugees (UNHCR), claimed they had taken refuge in India after escaping from Myanmar due to widespread discrimination, violence and bloodshed against the community there.

World Donald Trump denounces London Tube terror attack, urges
Author: 0 Donald Trump denounces London Tube terror attack, urges "proactive" steps

The terror group has frequently declared that it was behind terrorist incidents in recent years but experts have warned their claims should be treated with caution. Trump shared the information with Russian officials in an Oval Office meeting. The Trump administration's original policy called for a 90-day travel ban - which will be over in late September - and a 120-day refugee ban which will expire a month later.

World KRG's Barzani ignores calls to postpone independence referendum
Author: 0 KRG's Barzani ignores calls to postpone independence referendum

Baghdad and Iraq's neighbors are opposed to the vote. The Rudaw news agency reported Friday that Iraqi Kurdistan parliament had finally approved the independence referendum that would be held on September 25. McGurk said he was optimistic Kurdish leaders would accept an alternative plan that would focus on dialogue between the region and Baghdad and postpone the referendum.

World UN Chief calls for effective action plan to address Rohingya problem
Author: 0 UN Chief calls for effective action plan to address Rohingya problem

One Rohingya man said his village of Rashidong had been attacked six days earlier by Myanmar soldiers and police. He directed the blame toward Myanmar's powerful military, which is responsible for security operations that have seen almost 400,000 people flee to neighbouring Bangladesh in the past three weeks after Rohingya insurgents launched coordinated attacks on government forces.

World Nigeria drops in FIFA Ranking, despite impressive outings
Author: 0 Nigeria drops in FIFA Ranking, despite impressive outings

Africa's highest ranked nation Egypt dropped five place and now appear in 30 spot, while South Africa fell to 80 position following their two defeats against Cape Verde - it's Mzansi's worst position in over four-and-a-half years. African Champions, Cameroon are 6 in Africa and 45 in the world with 689 points. Meanwhile, Germany returned to the top position after pushing Brazil to No.

World Lisa Madigan won't seek re-election next year
Author: 0 Lisa Madigan won't seek re-election next year

The announcement doesn't mean Lisa Madigan is done in the public eye yet. "I have dedicated my career to helping people". The attorney general's announcement came with little warning and quickly consumed IL politics. Bruce Rauner. Recently, her office joined attorneys general nationwide in suing to block President Donald Trump's plan to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.

World USA seeks excuses to undermine Iran nuclear deal - Tehran
Author: 0 USA seeks excuses to undermine Iran nuclear deal - Tehran

Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani on Friday slammed US President Donald Trump for fabricating excuses vis-a-vis Washington's implementation of its obligations under the nuclear deal, called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

World Niall Horan Solo 'Flicker' Due October; US & Canada Tour Dates Announced
Author: 0 Niall Horan Solo 'Flicker' Due October; US & Canada Tour Dates Announced

Morris will join Horan's tour as the opening act. Besides performing his solo songs, the 23-year-old hunk surprised fans as he suddenly belted out a rendition of One Direction's ballad "Fool's Gold" during the show. Niall announced on Thursday his debut album Flicker would be released on October 20. "A amusing play on words, big fan"? Are you excited for Niall's album and tour? That's right - nearly one year after he dropped " This Town ", Niall's finally readying the release of ...

World Clay Travis got kicked off CNN for repeatedly talking about boobs
Author: 0 Clay Travis got kicked off CNN for repeatedly talking about boobs

Clay Travis appeared on CNN Friday afternoon to discuss ESPN's handling of Jemele Hill calling President Trump a white supremacist , remarks the White House says could lead to her firing. Bye. See ya". "I'm a supporter and a stark supporter of women like Brooke who have shared the airwaves before", Reed said. Minutes later, Baldwin tweeted her bewilderment at Travis' comments.

World 'Trump is off the Trump Train'
Author: 0 'Trump is off the Trump Train'

Firebrand commentator and author Ann Coulter has been one of the staunchest defenders of Mr Trump and his "America First" platform, sharing the Republican president's focus on limiting illegal immigration . "I guess we always knew this was a risk", Coulter said. "This rest of the candidates were complete idiots, so of course you had to 100% support Trump", she said about the 2016 election.

World CT lost 3900 jobs in August
Author: 0 CT lost 3900 jobs in August

New Hampshire has an unemployment rate of 2.7 percent while New York's stands at 4.8 percent. Unemployment rates were mostly down in August in the Central Valley, according to the state Employment Development Department. DE had 1,000 more non-farm jobs in August than in July and has added 3,200 since this time a year ago. The state's portfolio of private-sector jobs has fallen by 6,300 since August 2016.

World FIRST ALERT FORECAST: The summer feel returns; low weekend rain chances
Author: 0 FIRST ALERT FORECAST: The summer feel returns; low weekend rain chances

In terms of storm chances, thunderstorms are set to increase in coverage and intensity Thursday . Saturday A chance of showers. Highs in the mid 80s. South southwest wind around 5 miles per hour becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. NIGHT: Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy.

World Palm Beach County included in FEMA declaration after Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Palm Beach County included in FEMA declaration after Hurricane Irma

A total of 21 counties across the state are now eligible to apply for individual and household programs. "Please don't wait for disaster recovery centers to open". If approved, FEMA can deposit your funds directly into your bank account. A disaster inspector will schedule a visit to properties in areas covered by the declaration.

World China says no radiation harm from North Korea nuclear test
Author: 0 China says no radiation harm from North Korea nuclear test

USA disarmament ambassador Robert Wood took the floor to say the Security Council resolution "frankly sent a very clear and unambiguous message to the regime that the worldwide community is exhausted, is no longer willing to put up with provocative behaviour from this regime".

World Qatar's emir to meet Turkey's President Erdogan
Author: 0 Qatar's emir to meet Turkey's President Erdogan

Klein also said "it's wrong to meet with them without seeing that they've made serious movement toward reform and change", pointing to Qatar's continued support of the Palestinian terror group Hamas, its ties with Iran and the editorial line of the state-owned al-Jazeera network, which Klein said "incites against Israel".

World Hurricane Max hits southern Mexico coast
Author: 0 Hurricane Max hits southern Mexico coast

Local authorities have opened shelters to the population and shut down schools across the state. Acapulco, about 30 miles from where the hurricane made landfall, was hit by strong winds and rain that blew down some branches on the city's coastal boulevard.

World Basi the world's oldest giant panda in captivity dies at 37
Author: 0 Basi the world's oldest giant panda in captivity dies at 37

She was brought to Straits Giant Panda Research and Exchange Center when she was 4 and lived there until she died, the Telegraph reported . AFP said white roses, arranged in the shape of a heart, were placed in front of Basi's favorite tree.

World Chainsaw-wielding nun takes on Hurricane Irma's aftermath
Author: 0 Chainsaw-wielding nun takes on Hurricane Irma's aftermath

She found the chainsaw in a closet at her school - and wanted to help. The principal of Archbishop F. Carroll High School, located in West Kendall, Florida is the best example anyone can think of when it comes to using any means necessary to help those in need.

World Jimmy Kimmel Nails Sean Spicer On What A Fact Actually Is
Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel Nails Sean Spicer On What A Fact Actually Is

Spicer probably comes off better in this interview than the vast majority of them have elsewhere; not only that, but he also had the guts in the first place to go on a liberal-leaning late-night comedy show not knowing what Jimmy was going to throw at him.

World Senate Vote Falls Short Of Repealing AUMF
Author: 0 Senate Vote Falls Short Of Repealing AUMF

While Paul said he personally rejected the rationale behind the U.S.'s worldwide military intervention, the Kentucky senator told lawmakers Wednesday that passing his amendment would not necessarily end the country's involvement in wars overseas.

World Irma death toll rises to 30 across 3 states
Author: 0 Irma death toll rises to 30 across 3 states

Most of the Sunshine State appeared to have dodged forecasts of catastrophic damage despite dire early warnings. "Thank God everybody helped everybody here". People in the heavily populated Tampa-St. When the storm hit, Marquis said, water came over the 14-foot-high patio at the inn he has called home since 1995.

World At least 25 burnt to death in fire at Malaysian capital school
Author: 0 At least 25 burnt to death in fire at Malaysian capital school

The Fire and Rescue Department received a distress call at 5:41 a.m. "I saw their small hands through the grilled windows, but I couldn't help them". A fire department official, who declined to be named because he was not authorised to give a statement, said the bodies were piled on top of each other, indicating a possible stampede as people tried to flee the fire .