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World News Early-morning vigil marks one week since Waffle House shooting
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Groves, a senior Sociology major at Belmont University, was also a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. He started the fundraiser to benefit the families of DeEbony Groves , Akilah DaSilva , Taurean Sanderlin , and Joe Perez . The 29-year-old set up a GoFundMe that raised over $160,000 for the victims and their families, with that money helping to cover funeral costs and other related expenses for those affected by the tragedy.

World News Vice President Mike Pence tours border wall, addresses migrant caravan issue
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Demonstrators turned out to protest the vice president's visit , but supporters have turned out as well, saying the administration's policies are necessary for national security. Pence toured the construction site of the border fence renovation and received an update on the progress. "Men, women and children like those gathered at our border today are exploited by human smugglers and criminal and drug cartels who seize on their hardship and difficulty to undermine our laws and profit for ...

World News Texas woman convicted of leaving toddlers in hot vehicle where they died
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Randolph told police she was angry at her children after she found them playing inside her vehicle last May. After detectives questioned her further, she changed her story numerous times . According to the Department of Meteorology & Climate Science at San Jose State University, a total of seven children in Texas died while trapped in a hot auto in 2017.

World News Minnesota woman accused in 2 deaths being moved to Florida
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Judge Zachary Gill granted Lois Riess , 56, a pretrial detention hearing, but the date hasn't been determined. Authorities say Riess killed her husband, David Riess, at their Blooming Prairie, Minnesota, home before heading to Florida and killing Pamela Hutchinson.

World News Texas Child Dies After Game of Hide and Seek Goes Wrong
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Paramedics performed CPR, but the boy was pronounced dead at a hospital. The Harris County medical examiner's office hasn't responded to a message Monday inquiring about the cause of death. Friday. Rodriguez said she ran outside and her boyfriend picked her son up. Such deaths are not widely tracked, but as recently as December the U.S.

World News Two-day protest by Left parties over panchayat poll violence
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Justice Subrata Talukdar's observations followed an order on April 20 in which he had directed the panel to take the division bench's approval in every phase of polls, including the date of voting. This year, too, the SEC had originally announced a three phase poll on May 1, 3 and 5. "We think it would be unwise to hold the elections on a single day and without proper security arrangements", he added.

World News Smugglers abandon tiger cub in bag near border
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The U.S. Border Patrol Acting Chief addressed the topic of assaults on agents during her recent visit to the Rio Grande Valley. "NOT the normal day in the specialty, as Brownsville Border Patrol Agents rescue a tiger!" Once the three individuals were spotted they ran back to Mexico.

World News Russian Fighter Jet Buzzes US Spy Plane over Baltic Sea
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One of the officials said that Russian aircraft flew about 6 metres from us. The Navy classifies aviation intercepts simply as either safe or unsafe. The Russian fighter jet was an SU-27, while the U.S. "Unsafe actions‎ increase the risk of miscalculation and midair collisions", she said. 2 months before the Pentagon announced that the su-30 flew at a distance of about 15 meters in front of patrol aircraft of the US Navy P-8A Poseidon, becoming the cause of severe turbulence for the latter.

World News Death toll up to seven after Swiss Alps storm
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Late Tuesday morning, "a sixth person died". Eight hikers have been killed since Sunday following a storm in the Swiss Alps , according to police Tuesday. The sudden bad weather trapped two groups of hikers who had been trying to reach the Vignettes hikers' hut at 10,357 feet in the Alps, forcing them to spend the night in the elements amid freezing temperatures.

World News Lion Mauls Owner of South African Wildlife Park
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The lion quickly drags him toward some bushes. The hulking animal claws at the man - who goes limp in its grip. Suddenly a shot rings out - thought to be from a warden's gun and the big cat drops its prey and runs for cover. Terrified onlookers at the Makarele Predator Centre, located near Thabazimbi in the Limpopo province, can be hear screaming for help during the attack.

World News Prince Louis' Birth Certificate Revealed!
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It also bears Prince William's signature, which is exactly as aristocratic as you'd expect. Green co-leader Marama Davidson sung a waiata for the couple, which she said she wrote for her own children. This suggests it is no coincidence that Kate repeatedly makes a distinction between her husband, children and herself in this way. "It has been a great honour to register, and formally welcome the latest addition to the Royal Family , Prince Louis Arthur Charles", Westminster City ...

World News Bomb reportedly explodes inside mosque in Adamawa
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President Donald Trump at the White House and discussed the threat from the Nigeria-based Boko Haram extremist group. Many people were reported killed following the explosion. The second bomber blew himself up among the crowds of worshippers, traders and shoppers who fled the mosque towards the butchery section of a nearby market.

World News Malaysia issues first 'fake news' conviction
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A Malaysian court has convicted Salah Salem Saleh Sulaiman, a Danish citizen, of inaccurate criticism of the police on social media. "Malaysia's first conviction under its "fake news" law shows authorities plan to abuse the new provision to criminalize critical reporting", CPJ senior Southeast Asia representative Shawn Crispin said.

World News May Day: All you need to know
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May 1 is International Workers' Day , a day where many countries choose to commemorate the working class. The eight-hour day labour movement advocated eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation, and eight hours for rest. But May 1 is celebrated as International Workers' Day in the United States and is now commonly used a day to hold mass protests to celebrate labourers.

World News OSP investigates deer with arrows protruding from them
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A trooper who responded later in the day found two deer - both does - with arrows sticking out of their bodies. Troopers and the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife responded in an effort to investigate and possibly tranquilize the deer to be able to remove the arrow, but they were unable to locate the wounded deer.

World News US, Japan welcome inter-Korean summit
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Kim also expressed optimism about his meeting with Trump, saying the US president will learn he's "not a person" to fire missiles towards the US, Moon's spokesman Yoon Young-chan said. Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in this undated image in Pyongyang, North Korea .

World News Roy Moore to sue accusers for 'political conspiracy'
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Roy Moore and his attorneys announced they will file a political corruption complaint related to the U.S. Senate special election. On Monday, Moore's attorney fired a legal shot directly at his accusers. The complaint also states that only three women "alleged improper conduct" against Moore, despite nine women coming sharing accusations with the press.

World News Blazing skyscraper collapses in Sao Paulo (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)
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However officials say there is no risk of the second structure collapsing. The cause of the fire is now unknown, according to the fire department spokesman, who added that he does not know the total number of floors in the building because of the partial collapse.

World News Iran nuclear deal built on lies
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At the White House, Trump praised Netanyahu's presentation and said it vindicated the president's past statements about Iran and the shortcomings of the nuclear deal, adding that recent events have "really shown that I've been 100 percent right".

World News Former Clinton Pollster: Mueller Investigations Look Like
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Comey served as FBI director from 2013 to 2017, and was in charge of overseeing the Hillary Clinton e-mail investigation, as well as ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. "They had their thumb on the scale for her", Graham said on "Outnumbered". "I'm curious to get your reaction to what she said". "Did you tell lawmakers that Federal Bureau of Investigation agents didn't believe former national security adviser Michael Flynn was lying intentionally to investigators?" ...

World News McCown realizes his age after Jets draft quarterback heir in Darnold
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I think the skills are there. "We just have to do everything we can to make the situation as comfortable as possible for him to find success". The Jets have finished the last two regular seasons with a 5-11 record. I'm there for the team to do that", he told the newspaper in a telephone interview. McCown is the old man in a quarterback room that now includes Darnold in addition to Teddy Bridgewater , Bryce Petty and Christian Hackenberg , and he's fine with that.

World News Myanmar army chief denies rape as United Nations visits
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During the almost hour-long meeting, Suu Kyi, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, also noted Myanmar's difficulties transitioning to rule of law after decades of military dictatorship, said diplomats, speaking on condition of anonymity. That's the reasons that the Security Council is here. The UN refugee agency and Bangladesh recently finalized a memorandum of understanding that said the repatriation process must be "safe, voluntary and dignified ...

World News Severe weather awareness week: Severe weather terms and definitions
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Highs are expected in the upper 70s to low 80s, and winds will be at 10 to 20 miles per hour with gusts to 30 miles per hour. More waves of storms are likely to arrive on Wednesday between 4 p.m. Forecasts are calling for strong storms on Tuesday, but a better chance for severe weather will possibly occur, Wednesday, as storms will start firing up after lunch time.

World News The 'Special Category Status' Ruckus between YSCP and TDP
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While MP Rajamohan Reddy dubbed Chandrababu Naidu's deeksha as a farce, another MP Varaprasad felt that the Chief Minister did not know the value of SCS and remains the only CM in history for making as many as 29 trips to Delhi and returning with empty hands.

World News Migrant caravan blocked at Mexican border
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About 50 people from a Central American migrant caravan including women, children and transgender individuals tried to seek United States asylum on Sunday but were not allowed to cross the Mexico border because officials said the facility was full.

World News Modi is a liar, says Rahul Gandhi
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The Congress also accused Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman of lying about no Indian firm being awarded the offset contract by Dassault Aviation despite the manufacturing firm and Reliance Aerostructure Ltd advertising the deal. In a similar manoeuvre, Mr Gandhi directed his narration in the format of "people's anger" or "Jan Aakrosh" (at the rally of the same name) with the Modi establishment.

World News Federation Internationale de Football Association schools Trump on ethics guidelines following World Cup threats
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President made the appeal as he hosted his Nigerian counterpart Buhari at the White House in Washington DC. "We would be watching very closely and any help they could give us towards that bid would be deeply appreciated". "Why should we be supporting these countries when they don't support us (including at the United Nations)?" According to Cole Pavlicek, a soccer fan and film student at Scottsdale Community College (SCC), the 2026 FIFA World Cup should be given to a nation (s) that has ...

World News Donald Trump Impeachment Fears Tethered To Midterm Elections
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Reid promoted that NPR/PBS News Hour/Marist poll showing 70 percent of Democrats would vote for a candidate seeking to impeach Trump, and she pointed out that House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) has dismissed that strategy. "We can not be complacent - we gotta go out and we gotta fight like hell and we gotta win the House and we gotta win the Senate ", he said. Two years ago, young white people favored Democrats over Republicans for Congress by a margin of 47 to 33 percent; ...

World News In a Desperate Move to Squash Internet Freedom, Iran Blocks Telegram
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Some hardline officials said protesters used Telegram to organize the rallies, which were ultimately contained by the Revolutionary Guards and their affiliated volunteer Basij militia. The UK, France and Germany have been trying to dissuade Trump from ditching the deal struck during his predecessor Barack Obama's administration. Anyone in breach of the order "will be considered in violation with the judicial order and prosecuted", the news agency said.