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World Media 18-Year-Old YouTube Star,
Author: 0 18-Year-Old YouTube Star, "McSkillet", Kills Mother, Daughter in Fiery Crash

The Medical Examiner's Office confirmed the ages of the other two victims, both of whom were from San Diego, on Friday. Eyewitness told police that the McLaren was speeding down the opposite lane of the highway, Telegraph reports. According to Polygon, Heitmann was probably best known for owning popular trading site CSGO Magic , a site that put him in the center of the game's skin trading community.

World Media Paul Manafort found guilty on eight counts
Author: 0 Paul Manafort found guilty on eight counts

Manafort stood grim and stone-faced as a court clerk read eight guilty counts against him at the former Trump campaign chairman's tax and bank fraud trial. The 12-person jury sent a note Friday afternoon to U.S. District Court T.S. Judge Ellis III asking to leave at 5 p.m. because one of the jurors had an event to attend this evening.

World Media Microsoft Thwarts Russian Hacking Attempt on U.S
Author: 0 Microsoft Thwarts Russian Hacking Attempt on U.S

Brad Smith , Microsoft's president and chief legal officer, told the Associated Press he had "no doubt" that the hacking group known as Strontium, Fancy Bear or APT 28 - a group with known ties to Russia's main intelligence agency - was behind the "spear-phishing" attempt.

World Media Colorado Man Says Saw Wife Strangle Daughters, Then Killed Her In Rage
Author: 0 Colorado Man Says Saw Wife Strangle Daughters, Then Killed Her In Rage

Shanann Watts' body was found in a shallow grave on Anadarko property - near the oil wells were her daughters were found. Chris Watts was sacked from Anadarko shortly before he was arrested. Watts, at first, claimed during police interviews that he and his wife discussed the possibility of getting a separation, and everything was fine. Watts first described the conversation with Shannan as civil but later told police that "they were both upset and crying" and she planned to go to a ...

World Media Taiwan loses El Salvador to China
Author: 0 Taiwan loses El Salvador to China

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Salvadoran counterpart Carlos Castaneda signed the joint communiqué on diplomatic relations in Beijing , Xinhua reported . The government of the Republic of El Salvador ... promises not to have any official relations with Taiwan or to conduct any official exchanges. Tsai's government is trying to enhance Taiwan's worldwide profile but faces a concerted attempt by Beijing to shrink its space on global platforms.

World Media Body found in search for missing Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts
Author: 0 Body found in search for missing Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts

Following the arrest of Rivera, Republicans across the country including Iowa's governor blasted what they consider to be lax immigration laws that led to Tibbetts death. The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation planned a 5 p.m. news conference to update the public on the case. It's not clear whether she returned to the home where she was dogsitting for her boyfriend and her boyfriend's brother.

World Media China and Malaysia should enter digital economy era together
Author: 0 China and Malaysia should enter digital economy era together

Mahathir said he hoped Chinese investment and technology could increase employment in Malaysia . He has announced plans to review at least three major Beijing-led projects, including the US$20 billion East Coast Rail Link and two pipeline projects worth a combined US$2 billion.

World Media Liberal MPs call for second meeting
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A social liberal and multi-millionaire former merchant banker, Turnbull rode an early wave of popular support but he has struggled to appeal to conservative voters and only narrowly won an election in 2016. "As such, I asked him to convene a meeting of the Liberal party at which I would challenge for the leadership of the parliamentary Liberal party".

World Media Mollie Tibbetts' family release statement: 'Our hearts are broken'
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Border Patrol Stops Caravan of 128 Illegal Immigrants from Entering U.S . That doesn't mean all murders will stop when we build the wall and keep illegal immigrants out, but it does mean the ones committed by illegal immigrants will stop. Rivera's initial court appearance is scheduled for Wednesday afternoon in Montezuma. A conviction on first-degree murder carries a mandatory sentence of life in prison without parole in Iowa, which does not have the death penalty.

World Media U.S. deports former Nazi guard to Germany
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Germany's Foreign Minister says that the country has a "moral obligation" to seek justice for victims of the Holocaust, after 95-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard, Jakiw Palij was deported to Germany. Palij was living alone. "In recent years, though, we've made some remarkable progress", said Rommel. Two years after the admission, his USA citizenship was revoked, with his deportation ordered by a federal judge in 2005.

World Media Hawaiʻi Island and Maui County UH campuses closed due to hurricane
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Bands of intense showers and thunderstorms surrounding Lane will begin to spread across the state from the Southeast, reaching the Big Island later this morning. The storm was in the Pacific about 315 miles south of the Big Island town of Kailua-Kona early Wednesday, with maximum sustained winds of 155 mph. Authorities warned residents of major flash flooding, landslides and mudslides, "even in areas not usually prone to flooding".

World Media TopStory - Pompeo's 4th North Korea visit soon
Author: 0 TopStory - Pompeo's 4th North Korea visit soon

The "continuation and further development" of the program are "cause for grave concern", the International Atomic Energy Agency said in its report , released Monday, which covered developments since August 2017 and found that the North had carried out "clear violations of relevant U.N.

World Media Indonesian island struck by another strong quake
Author: 0 Indonesian island struck by another strong quake

No casualties were expected based on initial readings and there have been no reports of damages . A strong magnitude 8.2 quake, 566 kilometres deep, has struck in the Pacific Ocean close to the island nations of Tonga and Fiji. "Everybody ran outside their house". Aid organisations like Save The Children said they were "ready to scale up their humanitarian response". "Some people are hysterical because they feel quake aftershocks that are harder than before".

World Media Two million Muslims leave for Mina as Hajj 2018 rituals start
Author: 0 Two million Muslims leave for Mina as Hajj 2018 rituals start

Saudi Arabia's global feuds have spilled over into the Hajj , the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca. The famous "nap pods" in Japan has made its way to Saudi Arabia for pilgrims attending this year's hajj in Mecca. Mohammad Neem, a Pakistani pilgrim, said he couldn't find the words to describe his feelings. Around sunset, pilgrims head to an area called Muzdalifa, 9km (5.5 miles) west of Arafat .

World Media Bakrid 2018: All about date, significance, celebrations, and more
Author: 0 Bakrid 2018: All about date, significance, celebrations, and more

Ibrahim and his wife travelled to Mecca to carry out the sacrifice, and where met with distractions. Ibrahim passed Allah's test and Muslims have since symbolically followed his step. Mr Al-Yolawi explained that the act of slaughtering animal as sacrifice was a tradition that was highly encouraged among Muslims, which was performed on the 10th of Zul-Hijjah and the following three days.

World Media Dozens of Korean Families Were Reunited as Part of Improved Relations
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The week-long event is the first of its kind in almost three years, and was arranged as part of diplomatic efforts to resolve a stand-off over North Korea's nuclear ambitions. "Oh brother, it will be great when reunification happens", she said. Reunion events between the two countries began in 1985. Another 3,700 exchanged video messages with their North Korean relatives under a short-lived communication program from 2005 to 2007.

World Media People returning homes as flood water recedes in Kerala
Author: 0 People returning homes as flood water recedes in Kerala

A relief camp in Ala shelters more than 900 people where people can not go to their houses at least for five six days. A senior army officer involved in the rescue operation in Chengannur said authorities believed most of the people left in town did not want to be evacuated and were instead seeking food and water .

World Media Rain abates in flood-hit Kerala, focus now on rehabilitation: Key developments
Author: 0 Rain abates in flood-hit Kerala, focus now on rehabilitation: Key developments

The monsoon is expected to reduce significantly from Monday, which should aid rescue efforts being carried out by the Indian military , the coast guard and the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), meteorologists said. Drinking water and food would be airdropped to these people today, according to revenue authorities, and a number of them would be evacuated by the evening.

World Media Korean Leaders Agree to New September Summit in Pyongyang
Author: 0 Korean Leaders Agree to New September Summit in Pyongyang

With that in mind, Moon said only when "complete denuclearization " and "peace" are established on the Korean Peninsula, "economic cooperation can be carried in earnest". North Korea wants economic concessions after each step of the denuclearization process. The North has urged the United States to end the sanctions , saying it had made goodwill gestures, including a moratorium on nuclear and missile tests, the dismantling of a nuclear site, and the return of the remains of some USA ...

World Media Calgary ranks fourth in The Economist's list of most livable cities
Author: 0 Calgary ranks fourth in The Economist's list of most livable cities

Every city is assigned a rating of relative comfort for over 30 qualitative and quantitative factors across five broad categories: stability , healthcare , culture and environment , education , and infrastructure . In fact, three Australian cities entered the top 10 while another three came from Canada . According to the survey, major finance cities like London and New York City are victims of their own success.

World Media China 'likely training for strikes' on U.S. targets
Author: 0 China 'likely training for strikes' on U.S. targets

Report says People's Liberation Army has rapidly expanded bomber operating areas for likely strikes against the U.S.; Jennifer Griffin reports on the details. The Pentagon report said Chinese President Xi Jinping's signature infrastructure policy, the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), served to encourage countries to fall into line with China's ambitions.

World Media Pakistan denies charges of aiding Taliban in Afghanistan's Ghazni attack
Author: 0 Pakistan denies charges of aiding Taliban in Afghanistan's Ghazni attack

The president held talks with senior security officials and governor of Ghazni who was reportedly out of the country when the city came under attack last Friday. Sima was in the front row of the classroom in the single-room building where the explosion occurred. "Gen Bajwa, you signed a document with us and told me repeatedly in our conversations over the phone that when the elections (in Pakistan ) are over you will pay attention to it".

World Media Kim Jong Nam's Alleged Malaysian Murderers in Defence Phase
Author: 0 Kim Jong Nam's Alleged Malaysian Murderers in Defence Phase

They risk death penalty under Malaysian laws if found guilty of the murder . Four North Koreans also charged in the killing have fled Malaysia. But a judge on Thursday ruled that the actions of the two women - which were captured on security camera footage - were enough to infer that they had meant to kill him.

World Media Vatican finally breaks silence on sex abuse bombshell
Author: 0 Vatican finally breaks silence on sex abuse bombshell

The Vatican on Thursday lamented the sexual abuse within the Catholic Church uncovered in a Pennsylvania investigation, calling it "criminally and morally reprehensible", The Associated Press reported. Its leader, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Texas, has said the Church is facing a "spiritual crisis". The Pennsylvania grand jury's recommendations include eliminating the criminal statute of limitations for child sexual abuse and lengthening the window for victims to bring civil lawsuits.

World Media Demolition of Babri Masjid: Here’s what Atal Bihari Vajpayee said
Author: 0 Demolition of Babri Masjid: Here’s what Atal Bihari Vajpayee said

Mr Vajpayee , the BJP's tallest leader, was admitted to hospital on June 11 with a kidney tract infection and chest congestion. Khan in a statement said that Vajpayee was a prominent political personality of the sub-continent. The PTI chief stated that there could be political differences between the two countries, however, the desire to establish peace existed on both sides of the border.

World Media Turkey has done enough to repair ties with U.S. -foreign minister
Author: 0 Turkey has done enough to repair ties with U.S. -foreign minister

Lavrov noted that United States sanctions, including those against Turkey, undermine all principles of global trade. For his part, Lavrov said that the US' "unlawful and illegitimate" sanctions policy can not last for long. "Of course our desire is the total lifting of visas", the minister said. "It's impossible for us to accept these sanctions and threats". We should have a common strategy with Russian Federation and other powers, identify and eliminate terrorists.

World Media Former CIA Officials Oppose Trump's Security Clearance Moves
Author: 0 Former CIA Officials Oppose Trump's Security Clearance Moves

Senator Mark Warner , a Democrat from Virginia, announced Friday on Twitter that he planned to introduce an amendment "to block the president from punishing and intimidating his critics by arbitrarily revoking security clearances". After Trump yanked Brennan's security clearance, Brennan said Trump's "claims of no collusion" are " hogwash ". In an interview with NPR's All Things Considered , Hayden said the decision was purely political, and that the White House had revoked Brennan's ...

World Media Trump worked with Russians and now he’s desperate — Former CIA director
Author: 0 Trump worked with Russians and now he’s desperate — Former CIA director

Trump's statement was dated July 26 - three days after the White House first said the President was considering the move - in an initial version released by the White House. Prior to that, Brennan served for more than two decades as a career Central Intelligence Agency official. The statement came shortly after the president unleashed a Twitter tirade against Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal for making similar statements about the revocation, calling the Democratic politician a "fake ...

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