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World Hurricane Florence has killed almost 2M chickens
Author: 0 Hurricane Florence has killed almost 2M chickens

Florence , now a tropical depression, has innundated parts of the Carolinas with major flooding and risky winds, causing at least 20 deaths by Monday. "We reached out to try to find as many partners who are willing to sacrifice and give to this cause", Jordan said. Florence has already killed at least 35 people, including 26 in North Carolina and eight in SC where local media reported that two mental health patients drowned on Tuesday when the sheriff's van the women were in crashed.

World Respond to Hurricane Maria
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Long said this in relation to the authenticity of the study conducted by George Washington University, which said that more than 3,000 people had died in Puerto Rico as part of Hurricane Maria past year. "But if you want to get into Puerto Rico from the standpoint of what needs to happen next, you've got to fix aging infrastructure that wasn't ready to support the commonwealth before that storm hit, and when they were blown out it exponentially causes problems on the back end".

World Kim Jong-un to visit Seoul after latest visit with Moon Jae
Author: 0 Kim Jong-un to visit Seoul after latest visit with Moon Jae

Seoul and Pyongyang have both been keen to promote inter-Korean ties, with Kim looking to secure cooperation from the far wealthier South in economic projects, and Moon looking to reduce the risk of a US-North Korean conflict that would devastate his country.

World EU's Barnier says will
Author: 0 EU's Barnier says will "improve" Irish Brexit border proposal to UK

A spokesman for the Home Office said: "After we leave the European Union, we will take back control of our borders and put in place an immigration system that works in the interests of the whole of the UK". However Mrs May has rejected the plan as unacceptable, arguing that it would effectively create a border in the Irish Sea between Northern Ireland and Great Britain.

World Trump says exposing FBI Russia 'hoax' may be 'crowning achievement' of presidency
Author: 0 Trump says exposing FBI Russia 'hoax' may be 'crowning achievement' of presidency

Trump also ordered the Justice Department and FBI to publicly release in full all text messages related to the Russia investigation from former FBI director James Comey , former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe, former lead Russia investigators and disgraced lovers Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, and Ohr, who was demoted from his top post at the Justice Department in December amid questions about his involvement in the Russia probe.

World Hearing With Kavanaugh And Accuser Alleging Sexual Assault In Turmoil
Author: 0 Hearing With Kavanaugh And Accuser Alleging Sexual Assault In Turmoil

Grassley was more definitive in an interview with conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt Tuesday morning. In the article, she alleged that at a party during their high school years, Kavanaugh pushed her into a bedroom along with his friend Mark Judge, attempted to remove her clothes and put his hand over her mouth when she tried to scream.

World Polish Leader Proposes US Base Called Fort Trump
Author: 0 Polish Leader Proposes US Base Called Fort Trump

Trump also said the United States was considering a visa waiver program for Poland. "We are grateful for Poland's leadership on defense spending and burden-sharing in NATO", Trump said. "Poland is willing to make a very major contribution to the United States to come in and have a presence in Poland". Duda said that a "Fort Trump" and an increase in USA military presence in the region "is absolutely justified" as a deterrent to Russian Federation, whose troops have been increasingly active ...

World Senators Get Their Message Out Ahead of Brett Kavanaugh Hearing
Author: 0 Senators Get Their Message Out Ahead of Brett Kavanaugh Hearing

Trump picked Kavanaugh to replace retired Justice Anthony Kennedy, a conservative who sometimes sided with the court's liberal wing. "I support Senator Grassley's decision to have these 11th hour allegations thoroughly reviewed by the Senate Judiciary Committee, and weighed against Judge Kavanaugh's decades of public service, sterling record on the bench, outstanding personal reputation, and his unequivocal denial of the allegations", the Indianapolis Star quoted Braun as saying.

World Imran Khan to Watch India-Pakistan Asia Cup Match in Dubai
Author: 0 Imran Khan to Watch India-Pakistan Asia Cup Match in Dubai

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, in an unprecedented announcement Sunday, pledged to offer Pakistani citizenship to hundreds of thousands of Afghans born to refugee families his country has been hosting for decades. He also said, " Did you all expect a change? Earlier, in a letter, Modi said that India is looking for constructive and meaningful engagement with Pakistan.

World Florence: North Carolina's rivers still rising after record rain
Author: 0 Florence: North Carolina's rivers still rising after record rain

More than 300 people remained Monday morning at a shelter on the campus of the University of North Carolina in Raleigh, the state capital which escaped the brunt of the storm. "We've been going so hard and fast we don't have a number yet", he said. "Just ran right into it, didn't see what was ahead of me at all", said Doug Nickerson of Wilmington, N.C., after driving his vehicle into flood waters.

World Constitutional Court to rule on private use of dagga
Author: 0 Constitutional Court to rule on private use of dagga

ConCourt decriminalize use and possession of dagga in private use by adult. "It has also ruled that Parliament must change sections of the Drug Trafficking Act, as well as the Medicines Control Act", stated at the report. "Dealing in cannabis is a serious problem in this country and the prohibition of dealing in cannabis is a justifiable limitation of the right to privacy".

World Hurricane Florence death toll climbs as flooding spreads
Author: 0 Hurricane Florence death toll climbs as flooding spreads

At least 18 people were killed in the storm. "What we are the most concerned about is, we have five major rivers that surround us, and we only have one major road into Myrtle Beach, but all of our major roads are going to be affected by this flooding within the next three to seven days", she said.

World North Korean leader personally met President of South Korea at Pyongyang airport
Author: 0 North Korean leader personally met President of South Korea at Pyongyang airport

A welcoming mood prevailed in the North Korean capital, with thousands of citizens lining the streets holding pom-poms and flags as Moon and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un passed by waving from the rear of an open-backed limousine. Moon is hoping to engineer a proposal that combines a concrete framework for the North's denuclearisation and a joint declaration ending the Korean War, Seoul officials said.

World Donald Trump defends US Supreme Court pick after sex assault allegation
Author: 0 Donald Trump defends US Supreme Court pick after sex assault allegation

Kavanaugh issued a statement Sunday denying the accusations, but after heated push back from both politicians and the public, Kavanaugh agreed to questioning by the Senate panel Monday. Initially the sexual misconduct allegation was conveyed in a private letter without revealing Dr Ford's name. Ms. Feinstein's office said staff were in contact through August and made clear that Ms.

World 3 killed in Mexico shooting
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Similar festivities planned for two cities in Guerrero and another in Guanajuato were canceled due to recent violence, local media said. Two of the five people killed were women, and four of the victims were aged between 22 and 46 years old, according to officials.

World Russian plane goes off radars amid Israeli airstrikes
Author: 0 Russian plane goes off radars amid Israeli airstrikes

The French also denied involvement in the disappearance. There is a search-and rescue mission underway. The war monitoring group said the target appeared to be an ammunition depot that in the compound of the state Institute for Technical Industries.

World Trump wants $275b in China tariffs despite talks
Author: 0 Trump wants $275b in China tariffs despite talks

Mr Trump may be running low on products he can target without significant backlash from major USA companies and consumers, two of the people said. Reportedly, the U.S. Earlier this year, the United States also started charging levies on the imports of steel and aluminium from the European Union , Mexico and Canada.

Author: 0 Russia says a military aircraft vanishes near Syria during Israeli, French strikes

Russian Federation has previously lost aircraft during its Syria campaign. The Technical Industry Institution on the outskirts of Latakia was reportedly targeted in the alleged Israeli attack. A source told Sputnik that there were drones and missiles involved. "The trace of the Il-20 on flight control radars disappeared during an attack by four Israeli F-16 jets on Syrian facilities in Latakia province", TASS news agency quoted the ministry as saying in the statement.

World Trump orders public release of Russian Federation documents
Author: 0 Trump orders public release of Russian Federation documents

In addition, Trump asked the department to publicly release about 20 pages of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act warrant application for the surveillance of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page , all Federal Bureau of Investigation reports of interviews with Ohr and all Federal Bureau of Investigation reports of interviews connected to the FISA application for Carter Page .

World Musk says Tesla now in 'delivery logistics hell'
Author: 0 Musk says Tesla now in 'delivery logistics hell'

Unsworth called Musk's efforts a " PR stunt " to which Musk responded that Unsworth was a " pedo man " - without any evidence to back up the serious claim. Although he later deleted the tweets and offered an apology to the diver, Mr Musk reignited the row earlier this month . But the lawyers say in the apology Mr Musk "significantly did not disavow or retract his accusations of paedophilia against Mr Unsworth".

World Brett Kavanaugh: 'This is a completely false allegation'
Author: 0 Brett Kavanaugh: 'This is a completely false allegation'

Flake went as far as to say he was "not comfortable" voting for Kavanaugh for the time being. The committee, chaired by Sen. "If the committee is to hear from Ms. Trump told reporters that "if it takes a little delay, it'll take a little delay" to vet the allegations against Kavanaugh, who is now a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.

World Putin announces demilitarised zone in Syria
Author: 0 Putin announces demilitarised zone in Syria

Russian Federation and Turkey have agreed a "demilitarized zone" between militants and government troops in Syria's Idlib, President Vladimir Putin said after hours-long talks with Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan focused on solving the crisis.

World Dems call for delay of Kavanaugh vote after accuser comes forward
Author: 0 Dems call for delay of Kavanaugh vote after accuser comes forward

If somebody can be brought down by accusations like this, then you, me, every man certainly should be anxious. Also Monday, six Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee filed a lawsuit seeking to enforce their Freedom of Information Act request for documents on Kavanaugh's work in the White House during the George W.

World Expects Israeli criticism of parts of coming Mideast plan: envoy
Author: 0 Expects Israeli criticism of parts of coming Mideast plan: envoy

According to a senior Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) official, closing down the mission is the latest U.S. move against the Palestinian people by President Donald Trump . Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday said that the state he represents remains committed to peace and a negotiated settlement with Israel so long as these could be guaranteed by worldwide law.

World Storm forces road closures in North Carolina
Author: 0 Storm forces road closures in North Carolina

Soil remains saturated and water tables high in the northeast, which could result in flooding problems should Florence bring heavy rounds of rain to the area. The NHC described Florence as a "slow mover" and said it had the potential to dump historic amounts of rain on North and SC, as much as 40 inches (one meter) in some places.

World Accuser of USA high-court nominee Brett Kavanaugh goes public
Author: 0 Accuser of USA high-court nominee Brett Kavanaugh goes public

Ford had previously written a letter to Senator Dianne Feinstein outlining the story, and said she made the hard decision to tell it publicly after it was widely misrepresented in the press. Any potential defection by a Republican on a committee where the Republicans hold a one-senator majority could be fatal to Kavanaugh's nomination. Collins and Murkowski have not said how they will vote.

World SANA: Syrian air defenses shoot down several Israeli missiles
Author: 0 SANA: Syrian air defenses shoot down several Israeli missiles

The alleged Israeli attack also reportedly targeted several weapons depots at the airport. Efforts were made to disguise the true objective of the buildings, the report said, with some of the warehouses labeled "United Nations" or "DHL", the global mail company, in an apparent effort to evade Israeli intelligence-gathering efforts.