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Author: 0 Disturbing Footage Shows IDF Soldiers Cheering Shooting Unarmed Man

The video shows soldiers cheering and hooting as an Israeli sniper shoots an unarmed Palestinian on the other side of the Gaza border. "The IDF views with great severity any attempt to damage the security fence or security infrastructure and will not allow the region to become a combat zone", the IDF stated , noting that "Hamas is exclusively responsible for everything that happens in and emanates from the Gaza Strip , both above and below ground", the statement concluded.

World Toxic 'Bootleg' Alcohol Killed 82 People in Indonesia Last Week
Author: 0 Toxic 'Bootleg' Alcohol Killed 82 People in Indonesia Last Week

The deputy national police chief Muhammad Syafruddin said that the victims died in West Java province and Jakarta after consuming cheap home-made alcoholic drinks. They have confiscated huge quantities of alcohol. The head of the state-run hospital in Cicalengka, Yani Sumpena, said it was overwhelmed with the influx of alcohol poisoning patients.

World Dec to go solo again
Author: 0 Dec to go solo again

Ant's co-host, Declan Donnelly , hosted the first " Saturday Night Takeaway " without him last weekend to a hugely positive reception . The show was a massive hit and messages of support flooded in for Dec before, during and after the show.

World C41 successfully launches IRNSS-1I navigation satellite
Author: 0 C41 successfully launches IRNSS-1I navigation satellite

While the space agency has in the past had launches in the evening and morning too, this is perhaps the first time one has been scheduled as early as 4 am. The previous mission to launch a replacement last August - IRNSS-1H-had ended in a failure after a technical fault on the final leg following a ideal launch.

World Trump says missiles 'will be coming' to Syria
Author: 0 Trump says missiles 'will be coming' to Syria

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, however, indicated that evidence of what happened in Saturday's suspected attack near Damascus is still being studied. "Stop the arms race?" But even so, Trump remained reluctant to deepen USA involvement over a longer term. Had Trump planned to pull advisers out of Syria? During one speech, he said, "We must as a nation be more unpredictable".

World Japan asks S. Korea to raise abduction issue at North-South summit
Author: 0 Japan asks S. Korea to raise abduction issue at North-South summit

Japan is said to be concerned about possibly being sidelined from the current efforts to resolve the issue of the North's nuclear program, which are mostly being led by South Korea and the U.S. "To reform the management of the organisation, the KIEP has reportedly requested the resignation of Jae H Ku, director of USKI", seen as more conservative than the new liberal South Korean administration, "and Jenny Town, vice-director of USKI, a request the thinktank dismissed", the Korea Times said.

World No Evidence of Credible Threats Against Pruitt, Democrats Say
Author: 0 No Evidence of Credible Threats Against Pruitt, Democrats Say

He added that Pruitt's security spending "somewhat more " than prior EPA chiefs, but said Pruitt had received death threats "because of his bold actions at EPA". EPA's inspector general is now auditing Pruitt's security spending — one of at least five ongoing probes by the agency's watchdog into spending and ethics issues surrounding the administrator.

Author: 0 Russian Federation vetoes Syria chemical weapons inquiry

President Trump lashed out Sunday against the alleged chemical weapons attack by Syrian government forces on civilians in the town of Douma , close to the capital Damascus, referring to Syrian President Bashar Assad as " that animal Assad " and laying blame for the Syrian president's power on Russia , Iran and even former president Barack Obama.

World United States takes Chad off travel ban list
Author: 0 United States takes Chad off travel ban list

According to the White House, the review found that the landlocked central African country had improved security standards and bolstered communication about its citizens with U.S. The controversial travel ban had restricted citizens from Chad from entering the US. "Trump signed a proclamation today announcing that the Republic of Chad has improved its identity-management and information sharing practices sufficiently to meet the baseline security standard of the U.S".

World Los Angeles prosecutors review Kevin Spacey sex assault case
Author: 0 Los Angeles prosecutors review Kevin Spacey sex assault case

The date of the crime indicates the case may be outside the statute of limitations for filing of a criminal charge. The county sheriff's department presented results of its own investigation of the issue to the district attorney last week, five months later Spacey was sacked from your Netflix tv play " House of Cards " within sexual misconduct accusations.

World Soldier, two civilians killed in J&K gunfight
Author: 0 Soldier, two civilians killed in J&K gunfight

Officials here said that fighting broke out at around 11 am on Wednesday after the security forces laid siege to Wani Mohalla of Khudwani area in Kulgam , about 72-km south of Srinagar . The encounter in Kulgam today comes days after the Indian forces successfully neutralized a total of 13 Hizbul Mujahideen militants in a spree of encounters conducted on April 1.

World Gov. Greitens calls house report a
Author: 0 Gov. Greitens calls house report a "political witch hunt"

The statement came after the ex-husband of Greitens' former hairdresser released to a St. Louis TV station audio that he secretly recorded of the woman discussing the affair with him. The state legislative committee set up to investigate the charge wrote that it found the woman a credible witness. The testimony contradicts Greitens' previous assertions that "there was no violence" and "no threat of violence" in what he has described as a consensual extramarital affair.

World Relationship with Russian Federation 'worse than it's ever been'
Author: 0 Relationship with Russian Federation 'worse than it's ever been'

The President, however, has also called for good relations with Russian Federation, saying recently it "would be a good thing, not a bad thing", to get along with Russian Federation and that "just about everybody agrees to that, except very stupid people, OK?" There is no reason for this.

World Defexpo focuses on India's potential as defence equipment exporter, says Sitharaman
Author: 0 Defexpo focuses on India's potential as defence equipment exporter, says Sitharaman

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to formally inaugurate the event on Thursday. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday said armed forces have been given the free hand to procure their choice of equipment from Indian or foreign manufacturers as per their requirement even though she always tells them to procure from local sources.

World Netflix confirms it is out of iconic film festival
Author: 0 Netflix confirms it is out of iconic film festival

They've set the tone. French theater exhibitors reportedly took issue with Cannes allowing Netflix projects into the main competition despite the films failing to secure wide theatrical release dates in the region. not against critics but IN FAVOR of gala evenings". It's just that the festival has chosen to celebrate distribution rather than the art of cinema. "'Under those rules, we could not release our films day-and-date to the world like we've released almost 100 films over the last ...

World Israel Faults Soldiers Who Filmed and Cheered Growing of Palestinian
Author: 0 Israel Faults Soldiers Who Filmed and Cheered Growing of Palestinian

Jamal Zahalka, chairman of Joint List, a coalition of four Arab-majority political parties in Israel , called it a "killing spree commanded by [Prime Minister Benjamin] Netanyahu", according to multiple reports, adding, "No wonder the soldiers behave this way when ministers, lawmakers, the media and public opinion are party to the jubilation at the mass killing of Palestinians in Gaza ".

World Pope admits to 'grave errors' handling Chile sex abuse case
Author: 0 Pope admits to 'grave errors' handling Chile sex abuse case

Francis sent Scicluna, the Vatican's former top prosecutor for sex abuse crimes in the Church under Pope emeritus Benedict XVI, to listen to those who have "manifested their will to make known elements they possess" against Barros, appointed by the Argentine pontiff in 2015 to the Diocese of Osorno.

World Michael Cohen Speaks Out After FBI Raid
Author: 0 Michael Cohen Speaks Out After FBI Raid

These are red lines, and we simply can not allow them to be crossed. Early previous year, Cohen went beyond his usual role and received the delivery of a peace plan between Russian Federation and Ukraine in a way that could have enabled Trump to lift sanctions on Russian Federation.

World John Boehner Flips Stance on Pot Laws
Author: 0 John Boehner Flips Stance on Pot Laws

During this time, from 2011 and 2015, 420,000 people were arrested in the U.S. for marijuana sales and trafficking. Kevin Murphy , the Founder and CEO of Acreage Holdings , which owns cannabis cultivation, processing and dispensary operations in 11 states , said the addition of Boehner and Weld changes the conversation about marijuana policy "overnight".

World Light snow transitions to rain and ends... then, a BIG warm-up!
Author: 0 Light snow transitions to rain and ends... then, a BIG warm-up!

Partly to mostly cloudy skies are expected with a slim chance of a shower or storm later on Saturday . Much like what we had Saturday night, a storm will roll off the Carolina coast (this time, South Carolina). You can also download our KSNT Storm Track Weather App for free right here. Be sure to stick with us until then as we continue to provide updates on this threat! Afternoon highs reach the middle 40s to near 50 degrees.

World Russian Federation summons Israeli envoy after Syrian airbase attack
Author: 0 Russian Federation summons Israeli envoy after Syrian airbase attack

Israel launched a missile attack on the Syrian T-4 Air Base in the early hours of Monday, April 9; as usual, Israel refused to confirm or deny its actions. Iran's Fars news agency has confirmed the deaths of two Iranians. At the same time, Israel responded by emphasizing its determination to hinder Iranian military presence in Syria.

World Russian PM orders govt to draw up response to USA sanctions: Ifax
Author: 0 Russian PM orders govt to draw up response to USA sanctions: Ifax

Palladium has surged 6 percent this week on the back of concerns that supply from number one producer Russian Federation could be hurt by sanctions imposed by the United States. The official went on to add that the sanctions were not aimed against the Russian people. However, Chinese President Xi Jinping and Trump both struck conciliatory tones on Tuesday, boosting hopes the door to trade negotiations might open.

World Five hundred people affected by chemical attack in Syria
Author: 0 Five hundred people affected by chemical attack in Syria

President Donald Trump scrapped a planned trip to South America , set to begin Friday, to monitor the American response to chemical weapons use in Syria , the White House said on Tuesday. The WHO expressed outrage at the suspected use of chemical weapons and demanded immediate access to the area to provide care. " Russia vows to shoot down any and all missiles fired at Syria ".

World Rabri Devi cries foul; says Bihar govt wants her dead
Author: 0 Rabri Devi cries foul; says Bihar govt wants her dead

On being asked if she fears for her security post the withdrawal of security, the Rashtriya Janata Dal ( RJD ) leader said, "I don't have any fear". It may be noted that Nitish is holding the home portfolio in Bihar. "It's a conspiracy by Nitish Kumar, Sushil Modi and the government". An anguished Rabri Devi , in her dramatic style, told media that the chief minister was conspiring to harm them, and that her husband's life was in danger.

World Athletes urged to respect visas as Cameroon athletes go missing
Author: 0 Athletes urged to respect visas as Cameroon athletes go missing

The number of Cameroonian athletes missing at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games rose from three to eight on Wednesday, as Games officials expressed concern over their safety. "If they are thinking of doing anything other, I would encourage them not to do it". Mr Molombe told news.com.au the team had "heard nothing" from the athletes as of 3pm Wednesday.

World Bruce McArthur charged with seventh murder
Author: 0 Bruce McArthur charged with seventh murder

Toronto police said a week they're on the lookout for any connections between McArthur plus also a set of grisly, unsolved murders in the 1970 s. McArthur has already been charged in the deaths of the other two men, Majeed Kayhan and Skandaraj Navaratnam, included in the Project Houston probe.

World Federal agent charged in Wis. with sexual assault
Author: 0 Federal agent charged in Wis. with sexual assault

Palo Alto police obtained a search warrant for the suspect's arrest on April 7. The attack reportedly happened on the Coal Creek Trial underneath the US 287 overpass, the 16-year-old victim told police. She did not remember the alleged incident but claimed Disbrow had penetrated her, the complaint says. Police found 38 grams of marijuana, a digital scale, plastic baggies and a marijuana grinder, the documents said.

Author: 0 Iranians killed in strike on Syrian airbase, bodies taken to Tehran

European powers have also been in search of a more active military policy in Syria to advance their imperialist interests in the Middle East. Salehi said throughout the negotiation of the nuclear deal, Iran considered several scenarios, including the possibility the other parties violate the deal.

World Governor Offers to Send Troops to Border
Author: 0 Governor Offers to Send Troops to Border

South Carolina's governor is offering to send some of his state's National Guard troops to Texas to help fight illegal immigration and drug trafficking along the Mexican border. "What we have seen in the past is, when we do add these National Guard, it has a meaningful impact in reducing the flow of people coming across the border", Abbott said.

World At Rs 1034 Crore, BJP Richest National Party in FY17: ADR Report
Author: 0 At Rs 1034 Crore, BJP Richest National Party in FY17: ADR Report

BJP is followed by the Indian National Congress that declared collecting Rs 225.36 crore as party fund, which is 14.45 percent of the total income of all national parties added together. BJP's income witnessed a whopping 81.18 percent increase this over, from Rs 570.86 crore in 2015-16 to Rs 1,034.27 crore in 2016-17. Grants, donations or contributions of Rs 997.12 crore declared by BJP forms 96.41 percent of the total income.

World The Simpsons Says
Author: 0 The Simpsons Says "What Can You Do?" About Apu Controversy

Months after the release of the documentary " The Problem With Apu ", " The Simpsons " finally broke its silence via a weak joke that simply dismissed its criticisms while poking fun at the film's creator, Hari Kondabolu . Kondabalu's documentary featured actors and comics of South Asian descent, including Aziz Ansari, Kal Penn, Maulik Pancholy, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Samrat Chakrabarti, Sakina Jaffrey, Aasif Mandvi and Hasan Minhaj , talking about how the perceived stereotype surrounding Apu ...

World Ex-Russian spy Skripal ' improving rapidly': Salisbury Hospital
Author: 0 Ex-Russian spy Skripal ' improving rapidly': Salisbury Hospital

Listen to the full interview in the video above . In the phone call recording released by Russian state Rossiya TV, Yulia Skripal said she and her father were both recovering and that her father's health was not irreparably damaged. MOSCOW-Russia's top diplomat on Thursday described the British accusations against Moscow over the nerve agent poisoning of an ex-spy as a mockery of worldwide law and said Russia will push to find out the truth.

World Coachella organizers face antritrust lawsuit over 'radius clause'
Author: 0 Coachella organizers face antritrust lawsuit over 'radius clause'

Soul'd Out Productions , which operates a five-day, multi-venue music festival headlined this year by Erykah Badu , De La Soul and Wyclef Jean , sued Coachella Music Festival in Oregon's U.S. Soul'd Out claims the territorial restrictions has "an anticompetitive effect on the consumer, music venues and festivals on the West Coast" because Coachella sells out nearly immediately every year.

World Statewide test of tornado warning system planned
Author: 0 Statewide test of tornado warning system planned

McLeod County partners with the Department of Public Safety - Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the National Weather Service to present comprehensive lifesaving information. Don't let this week's snowfall fool you into forgetting about the severe weather that is more common to spring and summer - the possibility of a tornado.

World Bottle smashed over pregnant woman's head in Newcastle burglary
Author: 0 Bottle smashed over pregnant woman's head in Newcastle burglary

The woman agreed to meet the man at a central Lincoln hotel, though police say in the affidavit she has never engaged in prostitution or advertised as a prostitute or escort. A man allegedly raped a woman in a hotel after spiking her drink, shot a video of the act, hacked the woman's social media accounts and posted the video online.

World New high school not a current priority in Sylvan
Author: 0 New high school not a current priority in Sylvan

David Rempel, president of the foundation. In partnership with Farm to School BC and Mason Street City Farms, the 5,000 sq. ft. space is bringing healthy, local and sustainable food to students and the community. "It's to make people comfortable with the idea that they can attack and not simply go into hard lockdown and just hide, as we'd been told in our training up to this point", Cacchione said about the bat policy.

World Underlying Inflation Shows Signs of Pickup in US
Author: 0 Underlying Inflation Shows Signs of Pickup in US

U.S. consumer inflation dipped in March amid plunging gasoline prices, but the annual rate rose, suggesting a long-awaited uptick in price pressures could be drawing near, the Labour Department reported on Wednesday (Apr 11). The core CPI is now well above the 1.8% annual average increase over the past 10 years. Economists expect the core PCE price index will breach its target sometime this year.

World Facebook Now Says More Users Hit By Data Scandal
Author: 0 Facebook Now Says More Users Hit By Data Scandal

Significantly more than the 50 million first reported. The Sony messages included disparaging remarks about movie stars and other people in the entertainment industry. The company also is planning to release in June a searchable archive of all past political ads that would show not just their images and text, but the amount spent on them and the demographic information used to target them to Facebook users.

World Trump cancels Latin America trip citing need to focus on Syria
Author: 0 Trump cancels Latin America trip citing need to focus on Syria

Security Council. A suspected poison gas attack in a Syrian rebel-held town and airstrikes on a Syrian air base that Damascus and Moscow blamed on United States ally Israel have escalated tensions in the already volatile Middle East and raised the threat of American retaliation.

World Internet reacts to Mark Zuckerberg's unusual prop at Congress
Author: 0 Internet reacts to Mark Zuckerberg's unusual prop at Congress

Zuckerberg , would you be comfortable sharing with us the name of the hotel you stayed in last night?" asked Durbin, an Illinois Democrat. Sen. Roy Blunt , R-Mo., asked Facebook's founder and CEO whether the company collected "user data through cross-device tracking ".

World NIA puts ex-Pak diplomat on 'wanted' list
Author: 0 NIA puts ex-Pak diplomat on 'wanted' list

Seeking more information about him, the agency has also released a photo of Siddiqui, who was posted as visa counsellor in the Pakistani High Commission in Colombo. The National Investigation Agency (NIA) is planning to approach Interpol to issue Red Corner Notice (RCN) against a Pakistani diplomat. According to the source, the said diplomat along with his associates was conniving with some Sri Lankan nationals to collect information regarding the United States consulate in Chennai, the ...

World Decision on Syria soon
Author: 0 Decision on Syria soon

British Prime Minister Theresa May also condemned the attack , calling it "barbaric" and insisting the United Kingdom was "working urgently with our allies to assess what has happened and we are also working with our allies on what action might be necessary".

World Mueller investigating Ukrainian's $150000 payment for a Trump appearance
Author: 0 Mueller investigating Ukrainian's $150000 payment for a Trump appearance

Trump accepted the request but reportedly did not broach the subject of any payment. But Special Counsel Robert Mueller is not investigating The Clintons. Mr Michael Cohen , the President's personal lawyer whose office and hotel room were raided on Monday in an apparently unrelated case, solicited the donation.