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World Woman stabs 14 kids in Chinese kindergarten
Author: 0 Woman stabs 14 kids in Chinese kindergarten

A woman wielding a kitchen knife has attacked at least 14 children at a kindergarten in Chongqing in central China, local police said Friday. Violent crime is rare in China compared with many other countries, especially in major cities where security is tight, but there has been a series of knife and axe attacks in recent years, many targeting children.

World Who Is Cesar Sayoc? Bomb Suspect Has Criminal History, Attacked Democrats Online
Author: 0 Who Is Cesar Sayoc? Bomb Suspect Has Criminal History, Attacked Democrats Online

His white van, which was seized by authorities, had numerous signs in the windows showing Trump , including a drawing depicting the president standing on top of a tank emblazoned with "Trump" on the sides. "But the bottom line is Americans must unify and we must show the world that we are united together in peace and love and harmony as fellow American citizens", he added.

World Russian Federation
Author: 0 Russian Federation "alarmed" by possible US-manipulated drone attack at bases in Syria

The drones were moving in a common combat battle deployment while a U.S. Poseidon-8 military aircraft was loitering offshore near Syria, Fomin said, speaking at the plenary session of the Xiangshan security forum in Beijing. After attending three trilateral summits with Putin and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani this will be the first time Erdoğan, Putin and the EU's two main leaders will come together on the subject.

World Meghan Markle's 1st Official Twitter Pic Is a Tribute to Prince Harry
Author: 0 Meghan Markle's 1st Official Twitter Pic Is a Tribute to Prince Harry

The Duchess and Duke of Sussex clap during the closing ceremonies for the Invictus Games in Sydney, Oct. 27, 2018. On the second day of her royal tour when she went to Dubbo, Meghan wore a grey blazer from the tennis icon's collection. What a way to end the royal couple's time in Australia! And not just any song: while on a visit to Tonga's Tupou College in Nuku'alofa, a boys' choir serenaded the Duchess of Sussex with a spritely tune meant to help ward off against mosquitoes.

World Khashoggi killers 'will be prosecuted in Saudi Arabia' - Saudi FM
Author: 0 Khashoggi killers 'will be prosecuted in Saudi Arabia' - Saudi FM

Turkey is requesting that Saudi Arabia hand over the suspects in the killing, which the kingdom has described as a rogue operation by officials who may have exceeded their orders or authority. "So we are going through a challenging period in the Middle East but it is not more challenging than what we went through 30, 40 or 50 years ago", he said.

World The Queen says goodbye to her last corgi, Whisper
Author: 0 The Queen says goodbye to her last corgi, Whisper

Whisper was originally named Wispa, after the chocolate bar, but the Queen apparently felt the name was "a bit obscure and preferred the proper spelling", the Mail said. "Whisper was a friendly chap and followed her everywhere". "She couldn't resist Whisper and now she has asked Bill's family if she can keep him", a source told The Sun a year ago.

World Super Typhoon Yutu hits Northern Mariana Islands with 180-mph winds
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Maximum sustained winds of 180 miles per hour (290 kph) were recorded around the eye of the storm, which passed over the islands of Tinian and Saipan early Thursday, the National Weather Service said . Then the roof started to go. "So we have got to look and ensure for the island of Guam that we are prepared for all types of events including a category five", stressed the Governor.

World Saudi Arabia says Turkish evidence shows planned killing
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia says Turkish evidence shows planned killing

Trump said that afterwards: "We'll know pretty much everything there is to know". President Trump speaks to the media after signing "America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018" at the White House Tuesday. "The incident that happened is very painful, for all Saudis". For two weeks, Riyadh denied Turkish accusations that Khashoggi was killed inside the consulate, only to admit he died " in a fistfight " with several government officials who were reportedly sent to persuade him to return.

World Palestinian militants fire rockets, Israel strikes Gaza
Author: 0 Palestinian militants fire rockets, Israel strikes Gaza

The resolution called on UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to make proposals within 60 days "on ways and means for ensuring the safety, protection, and well-being of the Palestinian civilian population under Israeli occupation", including "recommendations regarding an global protection mechanism".

World Netanyahu visits Oman for the first time, meets Sultan Qaboos
Author: 0 Netanyahu visits Oman for the first time, meets Sultan Qaboos

Netanyahu and his wife were joined on the trip by the head of Mossad, Israel's intelligence agency, his foreign ministry director, and other defense officials. "You should not underestimate the openness and the thirst in the Arab world today for Israel", the Israeli prime minister said on Thursday. This was the first visit by Netanyahu to any Gulf state and the first such visit by any Israeli premier for more than two decades.

World Secret service confirms
Author: 0 Secret service confirms "explosive devices" sent to Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama

US President Donald Trump has called for unity, after parcel bombs were intercepted on their way to the homes of Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton . It's not clear yet if it's related to the other packages. The San Diego Union-Tribune office and Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif. Clapper said anyone who has criticized Trump should take extra precautions when handling their mail, adding: "This is not going to silence the administration's critics".

World CBI Director Alok Verma challenges ouster in SC
Author: 0 CBI Director Alok Verma challenges ouster in SC

Asserting that people are coming on the streets to show Prime Minister Narendra Modi "the mirror of reality", Gandhi lashed out at the government alleging that Modi "stole" money from the country and can run but not hide from the truth. Dramatic visuals, which were widely shared on social media, showed Verma's security officers hauling them into his residence before they were handed over to police.

World Suspicious package sent to Robert De Niro NYC restaurant
Author: 0 Suspicious package sent to Robert De Niro NYC restaurant

The New York Police Department (NYPD) also responded to a suspicious device, believed to be a pipe bomb, found at the Time Warner Center, where CNN's New York newsroom is based. Wasserman Schultz, the former chair of the Democratic National Committee, said in a statement that a second office building in nearby Aventura, Fla., was evacuated "in an abundance of caution".

World Chaos descends on Sri Lanka as president ousts prime minister
Author: 0 Chaos descends on Sri Lanka as president ousts prime minister

Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has been sworn in as prime minister after the country's president sacked incumbent Ranil Wickremesinghe , in a surprise move that threatens political turmoil in the Indian Ocean nation. Al Jazeera's Minelle Fernandez, reporting from Colombo , said Rajapaksa's shock appointment has brought uncertainty to Sri Lanka amid questions whether the president has the power to dismiss the prime minister.

World Trump accuses media of trying 'to score political points'
Author: 0 Trump accuses media of trying 'to score political points'

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Friday the Justice Department was dedicating every available resource to the investigation "and I can tell you this: We will find the person or persons responsible". Maxine Waters (D-California) and intercepted in the congressional mail facility near Washington, DC. "This is definitely domestic terrorism", Clapper told CNN , saying Trump bore "some responsibility of civility in this country".

World Turkey says Saudi Arabia still has questions to answer over Khashoggi
Author: 0 Turkey says Saudi Arabia still has questions to answer over Khashoggi

Surveillance cameras had been disconnected in the Saudi consulate before The Washington Post's columnist's arrival, the President added. U.S. companies are hoping to preserve deals with Riyadh that have near-term delivery dates - such as in 2019 and 2020 - and firm up the soft commitments made during Trump's trip to Saudi Arabia in May 2017, Reuters reported.

World Blowtorch used to kill spiders may have started house fire in US
Author: 0 Blowtorch used to kill spiders may have started house fire in US

Firefighters believe the blowtorch ignited some flammable material through a crack in the bricks. The second story and attic were damaged from the fire, but he was uninjured. The incident reminded fire officials of popular memes circulated online showing homes fully engulfed in flames with anti-spider sentiments like: "There was a spider, I panicked".

World 8 quake hits Greek island, no major damage reported
Author: 0 8 quake hits Greek island, no major damage reported

The island dock was also damaged, but marine access to the island has not been interrupted. Authorities say there were no immediate reports of damage. Friday local time (about 7 p.m. Thursday EDT). The quake rattled the whole of western Greece and was strongly felt in the capital, 280 kilometers (174 miles) to the northeast of Zakynthos.

World A Democratic candidate isn’t sorry she once burned the Georgia flag
Author: 0 A Democratic candidate isn’t sorry she once burned the Georgia flag

Abrams has leveraged media coverage of the list and accused Kemp of actively suppressing minority votes. Kemp, the current Georgia secretary of state overseeing the board of elections , also took measures this month to place tens of thousands of voter registration applications on hold - about 70 percent of them from African-Americans.

World Abe calls for steady development of ties with China
Author: 0 Abe calls for steady development of ties with China

A delegation of Japanese business leaders is accompanying Abe as Asia's two largest economies seek to deepen trade, investment and cooperation on infrastructure and other projects in third countries. Chinese coast guard vessels continue to make regular incursions into Japanese waters around the islands. Modi had hosted Abe in Ahmedabad for the summit past year during which the Japanese PM was also taken to Sabarmati Ashram of Mahatma Gandhi.

World Trump's Options Will Plummet if Migrant Caravan Crosses Border
Author: 0 Trump's Options Will Plummet if Migrant Caravan Crosses Border

The move to send the troops comes after a report that the migrant caravan has shrunk after 500 people voluntarily accepted bus trips back to their home countries. Some people believe George Soros and his organization Open Society Foundations provided the funding and organization of the caravan. "You just watch", he told the crowd.

World Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis slug it out in Florida governor's debate
Author: 0 Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis slug it out in Florida governor's debate

Gillum wasted no time turning Wednesday's news of pipe bombs sent to Democratic figures into an attack on President Donald Trump and DeSantis. "First of all, he's got neo-Nazis helping him out in this state", said Gillum. " In the state of Florida we have 99 issues, and Hamilton ain't one of them ". "It is not to advance a political agenda or pick topics that are personal to me and use the office to sue anybody I can come up with even if I don't have a legal basis to do it", Moody said.

World Death toll in Jordan flood rises to 19 as girl's body found
Author: 0 Death toll in Jordan flood rises to 19 as girl's body found

The Jordanian Civil Defense said that floods swept away a school trip, which resulted in the deaths of children and the loss of dozens. At least 17 people, a lot of them children, were killed when their bus was swept away by flash floods near the Dead Sea in Jordan on Thursday, according to Jordanian emergency services.

World Trump sends troops to border, an issue that fires up base
Author: 0 Trump sends troops to border, an issue that fires up base

The intent of the email sent by one of the Border Patrol Landowner Liaison's was to provide the landowners within that specific area of responsibility a point of contact in case they encounter media or any unauthorized individuals on their respective properties.

World Ethiopia: Parliament to decide president's resignation
Author: 0 Ethiopia: Parliament to decide president's resignation

She is a distinguished veteran of the United Nations, where she most recently worked as under-secretary-general and special representative of the secretary-general to the African Union . The prime minister is the head of government, in which a political party or coalition with the highest parliamentary seats, at least 51 per cent of the active seats at the Ethiopian parliament's lower house, forms a government.

World Trump denies Chinese, Russians are listening in on his phone calls
Author: 0 Trump denies Chinese, Russians are listening in on his phone calls

The Chinese are regularly listening to Donald Trump's mobile phone calls. On Thursday, the morning after the report came out, President Trump denied the accusation that he uses his personal, unsecured iPhone. They said the Chinese have determined a list of contacts with whom the president speaks most frequently. Trump calls it fake news. Russia's operation is believed to be less sophisticated because of his "apparent affinity" for President Vladimir Putin, a former official is cited ...