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World Media Shark kills man boogie boarding off Cape Cod beach as sightings increase
Author: 0 Shark kills man boogie boarding off Cape Cod beach as sightings increase

At Newcomb Hollow Beach, the site of Saturday's incident, beach goers are greeted by a sign warning them to "Be Shark Smart", according to a local CBS affiliate. People were screaming to call 911 and alert authorities that there was a shark attack, he said. "This has turned into Amity Island real quick out here", referring to the fictional location of the movie, which was filmed 100km away at Martha's Vineyard.

World Media WA Health Minister 'confident' WA strawberries safe to eat
Author: 0 WA Health Minister 'confident' WA strawberries safe to eat

Consumers have been urged to cut up their strawberries before eating. The Queensland agriculture minister, Mark Furner, met with strawberry growers nervous about their future as the number of needle contamination cases grew to 10 and New Zealand food distributors removed Australian strawberries from their shelves.

World Media Top Dem says Trump is 'terrified' of what Manafort could reveal
Author: 0 Top Dem says Trump is 'terrified' of what Manafort could reveal

The deal is for a case in Washington , D.C. He previously was convicted in a separate case by a federal jury in Alexandria, Va. Starr on Sunday urged the president not to pardon Manafort, saying such a move would be "unwise", and compared Trump's criticisms of the special counsel to the treatment he received from President Bill Clinton's administration during the Whitewater investigation.

World Media Massachusetts gas explosions: Residents allowed to return to homes
Author: 0 Massachusetts gas explosions: Residents allowed to return to homes

Numerous pipes are old, and utilities are in various stages of replacing them to improve safety. As residents recover from Thursday's stunning explosions in Lawrence, Mass ., many wonder what they can do to protect themselves. A review by the National Transportation Safety Board later found that several sections of pipe near the incident site failed pressure tests. Columbia Gas has released a statement - almost five hours after the initial explosion occurred.

World Media US Says Denuclearization Talks Ongoing with N Korea
Author: 0 US Says Denuclearization Talks Ongoing with N Korea

The office launched at the North Korean border town of Kaesong is the first of its kind since the Koreas were divided at the end of World War II . The two Koreas previously communicated by fax and special telephone lines, which were often severed when their relations took a turn for the worse.

World Media 100 feared dead in Mangkhut, China braces
Author: 0 100 feared dead in Mangkhut, China braces

Typhoon Mangkhut, also known as Ompong, also lashed Hong Kong with strong winds and heavy rain, as it crossed into the Chinese mainland. It made landfall in the Philippines Saturday at 1:40 a.m. Sunday, weather officials say. The impact in the Philippines could be between 5 to 6 percent of its gross domestic product. More than 2.4 million people were evacuated across China's southern Guangdong province in preparation for the deadly storm, AP reports.

Author: 0 Republican schism emerges over plans for Kavanaugh Supreme Court vote

Ford wishes to provide information to the Committee, I would gladly listen to what she has to say and compare that against all the other information we have received about Judge Kavanaugh . President Donald Trump's shortlist to replace Justice Kennedy. WaPo said she refused to talk with them for "weeks". In spite of passing a lie detector test, she decided in August not to step out publicly, citing the effect stepping forward would have on her and her family.

World Media Funeral begins for man killed by Dallas officer
Author: 0 Funeral begins for man killed by Dallas officer

Guyger claims she went to what she thought was her third-floor apartment, but she was actually a floor up at Jean's . Merritt said there will be more evidence that will come to light as this investigation continues. She drew her firearm and yelled commands at Jean , according to the affidavit. Eight days after Botham Jean was shot to death in his own apartment by a Dallas police officer, lawyers for his family have called for the firing of the officer who shot him and blasted a ...

World Media 'High intensity' rain expected with end of storm Helene
Author: 0 'High intensity' rain expected with end of storm Helene

The mission route of Storm Helene which is expected to hit Britain on Tuesday bringing wet and windy weather Deer stand below shiny tree which herald the arrival of autumn in the grounds of Chatsworth Park in Derbyshire this morning. "Winds are likely to gust to 55-65 miles per hour quite widely in the warning area , with possible gusts of 70-80 miles per hour in exposure", a Met Office spokesman said.

World Media Israeli-American Fatally Stabbed in the West Bank
Author: 0 Israeli-American Fatally Stabbed in the West Bank

Incendiary balloons have become a common terror tool in Gaza, with cheaply made balloon and kite arson devices having ignited more than 8,000 acres of Israeli land since March. embassy following its controversial move to Jerusalem. Friday's dead, one of them a boy whom medics said appeared to be around 14 years old, brought to 177 the number of Palestinians killed since the sometimes violent protests were launched on March 30 to press several demands against Israel.

World Media Brett Kavanaugh accuser speaks out about sexual assault allegations
Author: 0 Brett Kavanaugh accuser speaks out about sexual assault allegations

Committee chairman Chuck Grassley said in a statement on Sunday that he was actively working to set up follow up calls with both Kavanaugh and Ford ahead of Thursday's scheduled vote. It stems from an alleged incident 35 years ago when Kavanaugh was likely a junior in high school, though his accuser said she could not be sure of the precise year or location of the alleged attack.

World Media 1 year later: Political storm over Puerto Rico
Author: 0 1 year later: Political storm over Puerto Rico

Trump's tweets - which drew an offer from Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello to explain the methodology and a request for "respect" for the death - came as first responders were rescuing people from homes in flooded-out towns in the Carolinas.

World Media Manafort reaches 'tentative' plea deal with Mueller
Author: 0 Manafort reaches 'tentative' plea deal with Mueller

ABC News spotted Manafort and his attorneys entering a secret entrance to the building where Mueller's office is located on Thursday morning, and the two parties spent more than four hours in there. The president railed against plea deals in general after Cohen pleaded guilty last month to breaking campaign finance laws and other charges, implicating Trump in the cover-up of a potential sex scandal during the 2016 presidential race.

World Media United Nations war crimes team documents further Syrian govt. use of banned chlorine
Author: 0 United Nations war crimes team documents further Syrian govt. use of banned chlorine

We will continue our contacts soon: "President Erdogan will discuss the situation in Syria with President Putin on Monday", the TV channel NTV quoted Cavusoglu as saying. had shared the Global Positioning System coordinates of 235 protected sites in Idlib, including schools and hospitals, with Russia, Turkey and the United States in the hope they would not be targeted.

World Media FEMA: Funding transferred to ICE won't harm hurricane response
Author: 0 FEMA: Funding transferred to ICE won't harm hurricane response

As a potentially catastrophic hurricane bears down on the East Coast of the USA, the shifting of $10 million from FEMA's operating budget to fund immigration detention and deportations is drawing condemnation from Democrats. He also used the occasion to trumpet as an "incredible, unsung success " his administration's response to Hurricane Maria, which caused almost 3,000 deaths on Puerto Rico, a US territory already badly damaged by Hurricane Irma weeks earlier.

World Media Pope Francis announces Vatican summit on sexual abuse for next year
Author: 0 Pope Francis announces Vatican summit on sexual abuse for next year

The Vatican said Wednesday the leaders of the national bishops' conferences would meet with Pope Francis from February 21 to 24. In a separate development, an open letter published on Catholic Women's Forum, which calls on the Pope to respond to allegations by Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò surrounding the sexual abuse scandal , has gained more than 44,000 signatures in just under two weeks.

World Media Hurricane Florence Pounds the Carolinas as it Nears Landfall
Author: 0 Hurricane Florence Pounds the Carolinas as it Nears Landfall

Parts of buildings ripped apart by the storm flew through the air. Its forward movement was 6 miles per hour (9 kph). There were no immediate reports of any deaths. The 62 guests were rescused from The Triangle Motor Inn in Jacksonville which had been structurally damaged. The Wilmington airport had a wind gust clocked at 105 miles per hour (169 kph), the highest since Hurricane Helene in 1958.

World Media Putin says Russia's defence ties with China based on trust
Author: 0 Putin says Russia's defence ties with China based on trust

The Russian leader, whose tardiness has become legendary, kept Abe waiting during a Russia-Japan summit at the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok on Monday, Kyodo News and Yomiuri Shimbun reported. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe travels to Vladivostok for bilateral discussions with Russia's President Vladimir Putin today. Abe didn't respond to the invitation, which drew applause at the forum.

World Media Russian Federation carries out biggest war games since cold war
Author: 0 Russian Federation carries out biggest war games since cold war

Jack Watling, a research individual practicing in land warfare at London's Royal United Services Institute a defense think tank elucidated Vostok 2018 as an affirmation of force to some expanse. While both Russian Federation and China have said the manoeuvres are not directed against other countries they do coincide with Nato's Rapid Trident 2018 military exercise in Ukraine, which started on September 3 and ends on Saturday.

World Media Turkey warns attack on Syria's Idlib would cause humanitarian disaster
Author: 0 Turkey warns attack on Syria's Idlib would cause humanitarian disaster

Idlib is the insurgents' only remaining major stronghold and a government offensive could be the war's last decisive battle. At the summit in Tehran , Erdogan, Russia's Vladimir Putin and Iran's Hassan Rouhani agreed in a statement that there could be no military solution to the conflict and it could only end through a negotiated political process.

World Media Ex Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort Reaches Plea Deal With Robert Mueller
Author: 0 Ex Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort Reaches Plea Deal With Robert Mueller

He was convicted earlier this summer on eight out of 18 counts in a bank and tax fraud trial in Virginia federal court. It was the first criminal trial arising from the justice department probe into alleged Russian election meddling. The charges in the information say that Manafort will have to forfeit property that was derived from or traceable to his offenses. It's unclear how the possible deal might affect Manafort's pursuit of a pardon from President Donald Trump .

World Media Gunman kills 5, self in Southern California rampage
Author: 0 Gunman kills 5, self in Southern California rampage

After the suspect was seen by a sheriff's deputy, the suspect reportedly pulled into a nearby parking lot and killed himself. After a short foot chase the gunman shot and killed him too. Youngblood did not disclose the identities of the victims. There was no immediate word on what sparked the shootings that took place at a home and a business in Bakersfield, which is some 90 miles north of Los Angeles.

World Media Trump Denies Nearly 3,000 Died in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Trump Denies Nearly 3,000 Died in Puerto Rico

As time went by it did not go up by much. The Republican president went on to accuse Democrats of inflating the death toll to make him look bad, without providing evidence. He failed the people of Puerto Rico and now he insults them by suggesting the 2,975 deaths that came as a result of the storm didn't happen. "Mr Trump you can try and bully us with your tweets BUT WE KNOW OUR LIVES MATTER", she tweeted.

World Media Super Typhoon Mangkhut bears down on Philippines
Author: 0 Super Typhoon Mangkhut bears down on Philippines

Shoppers were stocking up on fruits and vegetables, as well as fish and meat, with many stores selling out their wares earlier than usual, according to the South China Morning Post. A missile test aboard a navy ship to be attended by President Rodrigo Duterte off northern Bataan province was canceled due to the approaching typhoon .

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