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World Media Lion Air jet should have been grounded before fatal flight: Crash report
Author: 0 Lion Air jet should have been grounded before fatal flight: Crash report

That happened 26 times during the 11-minute flight, but pilots failed to recognize what was happening and follow the known procedure for countering incorrect activation of the automated safety system, Lemme told The Associated Press . The report said erroneous AOA data affected measurements of speed and altitude, contributing to the crash. "This condition is considered as un-airworthy condition and the flight shall not be continued", the report states.

World Media Ivanka DEFENDS using private email account and says border images are 'heartbreaking'
Author: 0 Ivanka DEFENDS using private email account and says border images are 'heartbreaking'

But it was her unusual non-answer when questioned about how she advises her father, President Donald Trump , that again revealed the blurring of lines between her roles as adviser and daughter. Clinton deleted thousands of emails that she and her lawyers decided were personal or unrelated to her work as secretary of state before she turned over thousands of other emails to federal investigators.

World Media Trump says he may cancel meeting with Putin over Ukraine
Author: 0 Trump says he may cancel meeting with Putin over Ukraine

The number of Russian units deployed along the Ukraine-Russian border has "grown dramatically" while the number of Russian tanks has tripled, Poroshenko said, citing intelligence reports but giving no precise timescale for the buildup. "We call on Russian Federation to respect its worldwide obligations and not obstruct or harass Ukraine's transit in the Kerch Strait, to release the seized Ukrainian ships and crew and to de-escalate the tensions it has created", Haley told the Council, CBS ...

World Media Dundee and local area placed under flood alert ahead of Storm Diana
Author: 0 Dundee and local area placed under flood alert ahead of Storm Diana

How the weather warnings will affect the local area. Blackpool will be hit by gales and downpours when Storm Diana sweeps across the United Kingdom tomorrow. Starting dry on Saturday, but further rain possible later. Some heavy rain or showers at times too, especially across the north and west, with some spot flooding.

World Media Australia's largest steer lives in the South West
Author: 0 Australia's largest steer lives in the South West

Knickers' owner said he's Australia's biggest steer , standing at more than 6 feet 3 inches and weighing in at almost a ton! "Obviously the bulls and the steers are also going to grow larger as we select larger genetics". Knickers was originally purchased for A$400 (£226.7) as a 12 months old to act as a "coach" for other cattle. 'He's our favourite and one of our best assets, he's part of the furniture now, ' he said.

World Media Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith wins US Senate race in Mississippi
Author: 0 Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith wins US Senate race in Mississippi

Hyde-Smith is a former state agriculture and commerce commissioner who was appointed in April by the state's governor after the sudden retirement of Republican Senator Thad Cochran for health reasons. Reporters uncovered a pattern of her touting the Confederacy in the past, from bills she introduced in the statehouse to honor the last daughter of a Confederate soldier and rename a state highway after Confederate President Jefferson Davis to her visit to Davis's home, where she posted a photo ...

World Media Florida man allegedly raped teenager with Grand Theft Auto mic still on
Author: 0 Florida man allegedly raped teenager with Grand Theft Auto mic still on

During that time, the witness stated the defendant's microphone was still on and he heard the victim moan and groan. According to the BBC , another player told police Fabian had left a microphone on. Two Tennessee men were indicted last month after police say the mother of a 9-month-old baby found cellphone video of her child being raped - and she recognized the assailant.

World Media Dem contrasts 'diversity' with GOP senator in Mississippi
Author: 0 Dem contrasts 'diversity' with GOP senator in Mississippi

Welchlin says efforts are continuing in the runoff to mobilize voters with the issues of increased wages, expanded health care and more aid with child care. Senate since 1982. Many have taken the remark to be inappropriate due to Mississippi's history of racial violence. "Cindy Hyde-Smith voted against that in the state senate", Espy says.

World Media Afghanistan: US service members killed in bomb explosion
Author: 0 Afghanistan: US service members killed in bomb explosion

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack near the city of Ghazni, capital of the central Afghanistan province, according to the Associated Press. The incident Saturday killed Sgt. Leandro Jasso, 25, in Nimruz province's Khash Rod district. About 14,000 USA troops remain in Afghanistan as part of Resolute Support and a separate counter-terrorism mission aimed against militant groups such as al Qaeda and Islamic State.

World Media Manafort met with Julian Assange ahead of 2016 leaks
Author: 0 Manafort met with Julian Assange ahead of 2016 leaks

A British newspaper alleges that Paul Manafort secretly met WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London within days or weeks of being brought aboard Donald Trump's presidential campaign. The Guardian , which did not identify the sources for its reporting, said that Manafort met with Assange "around March 2016" - the same month that Russian hackers began their all-out effort to steal emails from the Clinton campaign.

World Media Video Captures Border Patrol Agent Sparking Arizona Fire
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At the end of the video a voice can be heard shouting twice, "Start packing up!". Dickey in September pleaded guilty to a federal misdemeanor charge for causing the fire , which ripped through 45,000 acres of public and private land and caused $8 million worth of damage.

World Media More than 100 hurt in suspected chemical attack on Aleppo
Author: 0 More than 100 hurt in suspected chemical attack on Aleppo

According to the Russian Defense Ministry, the seized chlorine canisters were later transported to the south of Aleppo province and handed over to terrorists of the Daesh-linked Hurras al-Din group. "According to preliminary data, particularly the symptoms shown by the victims, the shells that bombarded residential areas of Aleppo were filled with chlorine gas", Konashenkov said.

World Media US, NATO Warn Russia of Potential Consequences for Attack on Ukrainian Navy
Author: 0 US, NATO Warn Russia of Potential Consequences for Attack on Ukrainian Navy

The approved measures included a partial mobilisation and strengthening the country's air defences. After nearly five years of Russian war against Ukraine, tensions are higher after Russian Coast Guard ships on November 25 attacked and then seized three Ukrainian vessels as they tried to cross the Kerch Strait connecting the Black and Azov Sea.

World Media Police search villas in Turkey for ‘Khashoggi remains’
Author: 0 Police search villas in Turkey for ‘Khashoggi remains’

The officers began searching a two-storey building in Termal district in Yalova with the help of sniffer dogs and drones this morning, and the investigation later widened to the adjacent villa, state news agency Anadolu said. Turkish authorities say a team of 15 Saudi officials were sent especially to kill Mr Khashoggi , 59, but Saudi Arabia insists the team conducted a rogue operation.

World Media Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations
Author: 0 Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

One of the many duties of the First Lady is to usher in a design for the Christmas décor at the White House . But after posting a video to Twitter displaying all of the extravagant decor and numerous Christmas trees around the mansion, people can't help but point out that the administration is celebrating this festive time all while children are being tear-gassed at the U.S.

World Media Donald Trump dumps on Theresa May's Brexit deal
Author: 0 Donald Trump dumps on Theresa May's Brexit deal

Trump appears to be referring to the section of the deal agreed with Brussels on Sunday that would keep the United Kingdom in a customs union if a trade deal with the EU is not agreed during a two-year transition. Britain's public finances would be between 0.4 percent and 1.8 percent of GDP worse off under May's deal, or 1 percent and 3.1 percent lower in a no-deal scenario, according to the study.

World Media Nooses found at Mississippi Capitol
Author: 0 Nooses found at Mississippi Capitol

Hyde-Smith has come under additional scrutiny in the intervening days after a photo showing her wearing a replica hat of a Confederate soldier made the rounds on social media, as did a video in which she mused about making it harder for "liberal folks" to vote .

World Media Camp fire fully contained
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The fire has claimed at least 85 lives, majority in Butte County, north of Sacramento, where the Camp Fire burned furiously. "The fireline that remained uncontained has now been contained, bringing containment to 100%", Cal Fire said in a posting at 7:11 a.m.

World Media Ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort lied to Federal Bureau of Investigation - special counsel
Author: 0 Ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort lied to Federal Bureau of Investigation - special counsel

Prosecutors say in a new court filing that after Manafort agreed to truthfully co-operate with the investigation, he “committed federal crimes†by lying about “a variety of subject matters. As part of his plea agreement, Manafort also agreed to forfeit five properties he owned in NY, including his apartment at Trump Tower and his sprawling estate in the Hamptons.

World Media Mexico to up security at border after migrants try to cross
Author: 0 Mexico to up security at border after migrants try to cross

Mexico pledged to shore up security near its border with the United States and local authorities said that 39 migrants were arrested after a peaceful march devolved into chaos when USA agents fired tear gas into Mexico to stop some migrants who tried to breach the border.

World Media Mumbai attacks anniversary draws solemn tributes and new pressure on Pakistan
Author: 0 Mumbai attacks anniversary draws solemn tributes and new pressure on Pakistan

A girl walks past a wall of the Chabad House, with bullet marks on the eve of the tenth anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks in Mumbai , India, Sunday, Nov 25, 2018. "We call upon all countries, particularly Pakistan, to uphold their U.N. Security Council obligations to implement sanctions against the terrorists responsible for this atrocity, including Lashkar-e-Taiba and its affiliates", Pompeo said in a statement .

World Media 145 pilot whales die in mass stranding in New Zealand
Author: 0 145 pilot whales die in mass stranding in New Zealand

Half of the whales were already dead when they were found by DOC officers, who were notified on Saturday night by a hiker camping in the area. Half the animals were already dead when they were found by conservation officers who made a decision to put the rest of the whales down due to their poor condition.

World Media Ex-Trump campaign adviser Papadopoulos to report to prison
Author: 0 Ex-Trump campaign adviser Papadopoulos to report to prison

Papadopoulos had asked U.S. District Judge Randolph Moss in Washington to delay his incarceration pending the outcome of another man's challenge to the legality of Mueller's appointment, now before a federal appeals court. In September, a federal judge sentenced him to 14 days in prison, along with 200 hours of community service, one year of supervised release, and a $9,500 fine.

World Media Pakistan Arrests Cleric Whose Supporters Held Violent Rallies Over Blasphemy Law
Author: 0 Pakistan Arrests Cleric Whose Supporters Held Violent Rallies Over Blasphemy Law

He said a team comprising government officials and clerics tried to persuade Rizvi in Lahore late on Friday night to defer its November 25 protest , but he refused to budge. That protest led to the resignation of the law minister of previous government. The TLP has threatened to start protesting again if there is any sign she may be allowed to leave the country.