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World Media Top 10 happiest African countries in 2019
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The remaining top ten nations were The Netherlands, Switzerland, Sweden, New Zealand, Canada and Austria. The U.S.is the 19th happiest nation out of the 156 countries surveyed. Happiness has declined the most drastically in the past 10 years in the 108th-placed Venezuela, now in political crisis. This coincided with a rise in negative feelings "comprising worry, sadness, and anger, especially marked in Asia and Africa, and more recently elsewhere", it said.

World Media Beto O'Rourke Predicts He Could Win Texas in 2020
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Almost half a dozen Democratic candidates have embraced such radical positions, or have said they are open to them. Another Democratic proposal is to lower the voting age to 16 to allow younger teenagers to help pick the next president.

World Media Trump Backs Public Release Of Mueller Report
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Mark Meadows, tweeted last month that Democrats will "keep investigating if Mueller doesn't find what they want". And what they're saying, to the tune of 50 percent, according to this survey , is it is indeed a "witch hunt". "And now I've got somebody writing a report that never got a vote?" Trump's tweeted version was even more graphic: The Democrats' House investigative committees were going "stone cold insane".

World Media Trump remarks on Conways' marriage in feud with aide's husband
Author: 0 Trump remarks on Conways' marriage in feud with aide's husband

Is this some weird psycho-sexual power play we're being forced to watch because Trump is president? The back-and-forth rhetorical sparring taking place between President Donald Trump and George Conway , the husband to Trump's presidential counsel Kellyanne Conway , has ensnared social media.

World Media Fugitive Jeweller Nirav Modi arrested in London
Author: 0 Fugitive Jeweller Nirav Modi arrested in London

When Modi launched the "MainBhiChowkidaar" campaign as an answer to Congress president Rahul Gandhi's repeated barbs of "Chowkidaar chor hai", he told citizens that he will ensure such fugitives are brought back to the country and held to account.

World Media Boeing reshuffles top engineers amid 737 MAX crisis
Author: 0 Boeing reshuffles top engineers amid 737 MAX crisis

The pilot, who was seated on the cockpit jumpseat, gave the flight's crew instructions on disabling on a malfunctioning flight-control system, sources told the news agency. The FAA earlier required design changes to the flight-control system "no later than April". Again, the US waited, becoming one of the last countries to deny the planes permission to fly.

World Media The performative bickering of Kellyanne and George Conway: What's the end game?
Author: 0 The performative bickering of Kellyanne and George Conway: What's the end game?

Conway declined to comment on the state of his marriage to the Post , adding that he was proud, not " jealous ", of his wife but that he would prefer she not work for Trump. George Conway is without qualifications in psychology. Conway told one interviewer past year that he knows his wife does not appreciate his barbed comments about her boss, the president.

World Media Stage 4 loadshedding to continue on Wednesday, says Eskom
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The CGCSA is concerned about the devastating impact load shedding is having on its members and businesses in general as well as on the lives of people. "We remind customers that loadshedding stage 4 is no cause for alarm as the system is being effectively controlled in order to prevent a total collapse of the system or a national blackout", said Eskom in a statement.

World Media Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev Resigns
Author: 0 Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev Resigns

With independence, Nazarbayev found himself running a country that sat atop vast reserves of oil and minerals, drawing the attention of both worldwide energy companies and policymakers in Washington. The answer is uncertain, of course. He spoke hours after his office said that he would make an important announcement. There is no obvious succession plan in place and there are no clear alternatives to Nazarbayev's rule in the largely Muslim country, which has a significant ethnic Russian ...

World Media New Zealand's Prime Minister: stop distributing Christchurch shootings clip
Author: 0 New Zealand's Prime Minister: stop distributing Christchurch shootings clip

He is an extremist. "But the one thing I can assure you-you won't hear me speak his name". Facebook , the world's largest social media network, has said it removed 1.5 million videos within 24 hours of the attack. At least one gunman carried out what is now the deadliest shooting in New Zealand history. They are the publisher. "There can not be a case of all profit, no responsibility", warned Miss Ardern.

World Media Trump bonds with Brazil's Bolsonaro in White House visit
Author: 0 Trump bonds with Brazil's Bolsonaro in White House visit

Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, said despite his concerns for Bolsonaro's rhetoric, he would give Bolsonaro "the benefit of the doubt", emphasizing Brazil's importance to the United States . Looming over their discussion was the fact that China , now embroiled in a trade war with the United States, has eclipsed America in trade and investment with Brazil.

World Media May to seek Brexit extension amid United Kingdom 'constitutional crisis'
Author: 0 May to seek Brexit extension amid United Kingdom 'constitutional crisis'

Speaker John Bercow blindsided May's office on Monday by ruling the government could not put the same Brexit deal to another vote in parliament unless it was substantially different to the ones defeated on January 15 and March 12 . Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party, whose 10 MPs prop up Ms. The meeting on Thursday (early Friday) is thus looming as a critical moment in the chaotic 11th-hour Brexit process, and a vital test of Mrs May's premiership.

World Media Cookstown hotel crush: Police arrest two men after St Patrick's Day deaths
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Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) Detective Chief Superintendent Raymond Murray said it was fortunate more were not killed following every parent's "worst nightmare". "As a bereaved mother myself I know the devastation they will feel now and in the months ahead". Dr Nigel Ruddell, medical director of the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service, said: "At this stage everything points toward it being a tragic accident and our hearts absolutely go out to the families of those involved and ...

World Media Rural cops brought down Christchurch massacre accused: PM
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Brenton Tarrant is accused of murdering a man, whose name was suppressed by Judge Paul Kellar on grounds of undue hardship to his family, according to reports . "It's only since he travelled overseas, I think, that that boy has changed", she said. New Zealand authorities said that three people had been arrested, but their identities were not made public.

World Media Unsealed Cohen warrants show Mueller's investigation dating back to 2017
Author: 0 Unsealed Cohen warrants show Mueller's investigation dating back to 2017

What are these documents exactly? In them, officials in the Southern District of NY laid out their suspicions about Cohen, how they planned to investigate and why those warrants were needed. And he has said that Trump directed hush money payments, in violation of campaign finance laws, to women who claimed they had affairs with him. The release provides extensive detail about Cohen's financial crimes, but a section detailing Cohen's campaign finance violations is completely redacted.

World Media Congressman Devin Nunes Files $250M Complaint Against Twitter
Author: 0 Congressman Devin Nunes Files $250M Complaint Against Twitter

Nunes' attorney, Steven Biss, did not respond to a request for comment. Federal law typically exempts social media platforms from facing charges of defamation, but Nunes argues that because Twitter actively curates the content on its site, it should be held accountable for defamatory content.

World Media Second Malaysian reported killed in Lombok quake
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While the quake did not trigger a tsunami, North Lombok regency administration said it had caused a landslide at the Tiu Kelep Waterfall in Bayan district. The 5.5-magnitude quake is thought to have caused the landslide at the Tiu Kelep waterfall in the north of the island. A spokesman for the North Lombok regency administration said in a statement: "There were about 40 tourists affected by the landslide around the area".

World Media Ocasio-Cortez better known, but image skews negative
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The New York congresswoman is being chastised for what some say is a quick politicization of the tragedy and an attack on faith. Ocasio-Cortez and Chakrabarti were officially removed from Justice Democrats' board on March 15, according to a corporate document filed that day to the Washington, D.C.

World Media Trump complains being blamed for New Zealand attack
Author: 0 Trump complains being blamed for New Zealand attack

The president is coming under fire from Democrats for downplaying the rise of white nationalism around the world in the aftermath of the attacks. Mr Trump's critics also pointed to his prior verbal and political attacks on Muslim populations, including the ban on people entering the United States from predominantly Muslim countries, which was first overturned by federal USA courts, but was later upheld by the Supreme Court .

World Media Thomas Gallatin: Gillibrand's 'Brave' Presidential Bid
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The video, titled "Brave" and narrated by Gillibrand, focuses on President Trump, though he is never mentioned by name. "Brave doesn't pit people against each other", Gillibrand intoned. Gillibrand is the next prominent Democrat to enter the 2020 presidential race. "And its these fearless choices that inspire me to take on the fights others won't", Gillibrand says.

World Media Pounds of Plastic Found Inside Dead Whale in Philippines
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Plastic materials used by banana plantations were among those found in the belly of the Cuvier's beaked whale that died in Compostela Valley on May 16, 2019. "It was so bad the plastic was beginning calcification". Over the past decade, D' Bone Collector Museum has recovered 57 whales and dolphins that have died after consuming plastic garbage and fishing nets, of which four were pregnant.

World Media Meghan McCain says Trump 'will never be a great man'
Author: 0 Meghan McCain says Trump 'will never be a great man'

Meanwhile, McCain also addressed Trump's Twitter attack on her father during Monday's episode. In tweets on Saturday and Sunday, Trump attacked McCain - who died in August 2018 after battling brain cancer - over his role in the Russian Federation investigation, and disparaged the senator for his decisive thumbs-down vote that doomed efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

World Media New Zealand cabinet agrees on tougher gun laws in principle: PM
Author: 0 New Zealand cabinet agrees on tougher gun laws in principle: PM

Investigators had said the teenager was so far not believed to be directly involved in his attacks. Australian white supremacist Brenton Tarrant was arrested moments after the shootings on Friday. "This man wrote in his manifesto that the objective of using a firearm was to divide us", Tipple said. In the aftermath of the Christchurch terrorist attack , New Zealand is looking to step up on gun control.

World Media How Nigerian Imam escaped death in New Zealand mosque attack
Author: 0 How Nigerian Imam escaped death in New Zealand mosque attack

A survivor of the Christchurch massacre, Alabi Lateeef, has narrated how a heroic worshipper at one of the targeted mosques seized an empty rifle discarded by gunman Brenton Tarrant , and then used it to chase their attacker away. The killer came back and opened fire but wasn't able to get a clean shot as Aziz ran through cars parked in the driveway. "I tried to save him but unfortunately he had already passed away, so I closed his eyes and heard more shots being fired, so I ran", he said.

World Media Bomb cyclone causes massive flooding in midwest
Author: 0 Bomb cyclone causes massive flooding in midwest

It was expected to unleash similar conditions over areas in Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska, South Dakota and North Dakota before moving into northwest Minnesota, Oravec said. "The positive spin on this, if you want to put it that way, is there was so much energy focused with this storm, if you look at the usual tornado outbreaks that occur with these big storms that go up into the plains - very minimal overall".