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World News Calls for Australia to follow U.S. lead on Jerusalem Embassy rebuffed
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Australia/Israel & Jewish Affairs Council executive director Colin Rubenstein said, "All governments of good will, including Australia's, should be asking themselves what is genuinely achieved by clinging to an outdated and unjust refusal to acknowledge the basic reality that Jerusalem has long been Israel's capital and always will be".

World News Graduate's photo carrying rifle goes viral
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Kaitlin Bennett tweeted that she could "arm herself" now that she was a graduate. "Wouldn't it be awkward if the people calling my AR-10 in my grad photos an "assault rifle" found out assault rifles are banned & the AR-10 fires at the same rate as any modern pistol?" she wrote .

World News Hyderabad's solid waste disposal adjudged best in country
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Mayor Alok Sharma, Municipal Commissioner Priyanka Das and corporators celebrated the feat as the city has been ranked second only to Indore in the cleanliness survey of 2018 which was conducted by the Union Government. Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada was judged the cleanest city among those with a population of more than 10 lakh while Karnataka's Mysuru is the cleanest among cities with a population between 3 lakh and 10 lakh.

World News West Bengal Panchayat polls: Re-polling at 568 booths underway
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According to the results available till now, the TMC is set to win all the 20 Zila Parishads with a clean sweep, with a possibility of winning more than 80 per cent of the Panchayat Samiti and Gram Panchayat samiti seats. Trinamool candidates were elected unopposed in 34% of seats. BJP is leading in the second position with 24 blocks. - 10: 30 am: The police posted at a counting centre in Jalpaiguri's Polytechnic Institute has seized 40 mobile phones.

World News Florida teacher on leave after raccoons drowned
Author: 0 Florida teacher on leave after raccoons drowned

The video was shot by a student in Ocala who was upset by what was happening. "It made me sick". 'It made me sick to my stomach'. What did the raccoon do to deserve such terrible treatment? A Florida high school teacher was placed on administrative leave Tuesday amid accusations that he drowned at least two raccoons during class.

World News Trump calls some unauthorized immigrants 'animals' in White House rant
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When presented with a complaint about the criminal gang MS-13, Mr Trump said: "We have people coming into the country, or trying to come in , and we're stopping a lot of them". The local officials invited for the event took turns praising his immigration policies and lamenting California's law, arguing that it was making it more hard for their communities to find and deport criminals.

World News Joshua Holt jailed in Venezuela pleas for freedom
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The U.S. Embassy stated in a message on social media that the Venezuelan authorities is straight accountable for Holt's security. He moved in with her in the outskirts of Caracas while they waited for her visa to arrive so they could move to the US with her two daughters, NPR reported past year after speaking to Holt's mother.

World News Pro-Trump Lawyer Has Meltdown When Deli Worker Speaks Spanish in NYC
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The man threatens to call immigration authorities and also insults the employee on her physical appearance. "My guess is they're not documented", he says. "This is America. Your staff should be speaking English, OK?" he added. A worker told ABC News after: 'This is New York City, everybody is different here, everybody has different opinions and some people have a hatred mind.

World News Wales beaches praised in Keep Wales Tidy Blue Flag awards
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East of England: Cromer, Sea Palling, Sheringham, Mundesley, East Runton, West Runton, East Beach Shoeburyness, Shoebury Common, Thorpe Bay, Dovercourt Bay, Brightlingsea, Southwold Pier. "Keep Britain Tidy leads the fight to create clean, plastic-free beaches". Blackpool North beach opposite the Tower, Blackpool Central beach and Bispham beach have also been given Seaside Award status by Keep Britain Tidy.

World News Populist plans set Italy on a collision course with Brussels
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Populist and anti-immigrant parties have led European Union governments in Eastern Europe and even in neighboring Austria, but Italy - with the 28-nation European Union bloc's fourth-largest economy and population - would pose a political challenge of another magnitude to the alliance's liberal order.

World News Pope 'pained' over deaths in Holy Land, calls for dialogue
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CITY: said Wednesday he was "very worried" by escalating violence in the Middle East after 60 Gazans were shot dead by Israeli troops while protesting the USA embassy's move to Jerusalem. Francis said that the Paul in the Bible had entrusted the elders of the Church of Ephesus to God, knowing the Lord will take care of them. Palestinians seek Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem as a future capital.

World News Grenfell Tower: Hackitt Review published
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The Royal Institute of British Architects (Riba) called for a ban on flammable cladding, a requirement for sprinklers to be fitted and a second means of escape for high-rise residential buildings. He added: "We are consulting on significantly restricting or banning the use of desk-top studies to assess cladding systems". This dutyholder during occupation and maintenance should maintain the fire and structural safety of the whole building, and identify and make improvements where reasonable ...

World News Woman Mauled To Death By Pack Of Small Dogs, Police Investigating
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The six other dogs were taken away, and will be put down. Officials said six of the dogs were believed to be standard dachshund and terrier mix. Sheriff Chris Bryant said all seven dogs were less than 40 pounds. Ardmore Animal Shelter's euthanasia technician Amanda Dinwiddie told local media: "A predominant breed in these dogs is definitely standard dachshund".

World News Pregnant Slope-crash survivor's unborn baby dies
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ET at the intersection of 9th Street and 5th Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn, police said . Miles' 5-year-old daughter, Abigail, and Lew's 1-year-old son, Joshua , were both pronounced dead at Methodist Hospital. "The pain suffered by Ruthie and Jonathan is almost impossible to fathom", said lawyer Ben Rubinowitz . Although the injured party got the license plate number and reported the incident to police, they reportedly never followed up.

World News Guatemala Inaugurates Embassy In Jerusalem After US
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This comes two-days after the United States (US) inaugurated its embassy in Jerusalem . The Palestinians have said that they believe the participation of diplomats of European countries in opening the Embassy of the United States "a serious violation of worldwide law".

World News Storm in northeast the United States has claimed 2 lives
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By daybreak, more than 370,000 residents were without power in New York , New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania, down from more than 600,000 on Tuesday night. There were almost 50 reports of hail in states including Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, and CT, the National Weather Service (NWS) said. A tornado watch was issued this afternoon for upstate NY, the Hudson Valley, northeast Pennsylvania, western Connecticut, Massachusetts and southern Vermont.

World News Russian company charged in Mueller probe seeks grand jury materials
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Manafort spokesman Jason Maloni issued a statement in response to the ruling. Concord is one of three entities and 13 Russian individuals charged earlier this year by Mueller's office, in an alleged criminal and espionage conspiracy to meddle in the USA race, boost then-presidential candidate Donald Trump and disparage his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton .

World News Talks to save JCPOA 'on right track', Zarif says
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Zarif, after a closed-door meeting with Mogherini in Brussels, said: "My meeting with Mogherini was good and constructive". "If the nuclear deal is to continue, the interests of the people of Iran must be assured", he added. "Let's not fool ourselves that there are dozens of things we can do", said a senior European diplomat. He said Iran was "respecting" the terms of the agreement, "so we are going to stick to this agreement".

World News Colorado Girl Survives Bear Attack Near Her Home
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Then, the mother, who was not identified, saw her girl being dragged by the black bear. She told CPW officers the bear dropped the girl after she began screaming at the animal. "We intend to catch this bear", said an agency spokesman, Mike Porras. "Fortunately she had no life-threatening injuries, no injuries to her brain or chest organs or abdominal organs and no fractures".

World News Jlloyd Samuel, former Aston Villa dies in auto crash
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The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association said he had "collided with an oncoming vehicle". Samuel spent most of his career with Aston Villa but also represented Bolton Wanderers and Cardiff. The driver of the van, a 54-year-old man, has also sustained serious injuries and is now being treated in hospital. He won two senior caps in total.

World News Italy appoints Roberto Mancini as head coach
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Balotelli now plays with OGC Nice in France, after playing with Liverpool and Manchester City in the United Kingdom, and with AC Milan and Inter Milan in Italy . Mancini, a former Lazio and Sampdoria forward, had said coaching the national side would be " extraordinary " and would allow him to fulfil his dream of winning the World Cup.

World News Double amputee climbs Everest
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Mr Plain, 36, from Perth, climbed Mount Vinson in Antarctica on January 16. In 1975, Xia Boyu lost his feet after giving his sleeping bag to a sick teammate during a high-altitude storm. Most Everest hopefuls are escorted by a Nepali guide, which means that about 700 climbers will tread the same path to the top of the peak in the coming weeks.

World News Russia's information company says its places of work in Ukraine raided
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Ukraine's state security service searched the Kiev offices of RIA Novosti and RT. Lutsenko added that the Ukrainian investigation into those activities "has evidence of carrying out well-paid anti-Ukrainian attacks" by RIA Novosti-Ukraine. Relations between Moscow and Kiev soured in 2014 when Russian Federation annexed Ukraine's Crimea and threw its weight behind separatists in jap Ukraine.