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World News Death toll from Guatemala volcano eruption rises to 99
Author: 0 Death toll from Guatemala volcano eruption rises to 99

At least 3,271 people have been displaced and 2,625 relocated to temporary shelters. A man covered with ash after the eruption of the Fuego volcano, in San Miguel Los Lotes in Escuintla. "We will probe the area as many times as necessary", Cabanas told AFP . A large number of the bodies already identified have been children. Officials said the speed and ferocity of the eruption took mountain communities by surprise, with numerous dead found in or around their homes.

World News Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins Lets Signs Do His Talking On Racial Injustices
Author: 0 Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins Lets Signs Do His Talking On Racial Injustices

In a second tweet , Trump asserted that four reporters had seen his wife in the White House last week " walking merrily along to a meeting". "The issues are the issues". This decision by the White House has led to the cancellation of several player-led community service events for young people in the Washington , DC area.

World News United States commando killed, four wounded in Somalia attack
Author: 0 United States commando killed, four wounded in Somalia attack

The Americans were working in cooperation with local partner forces when they were attacked. One of the injured US service members was treated in the field, while the three other injured USA troops and injured partner troop were medically evacuated for further treatment, according to the statement .

World News Trooper pulls over officer who helped deliver him as a baby
Author: 0 Trooper pulls over officer who helped deliver him as a baby

While the men were talking, Baily told the trooper he was a retired Piscataway police officer. Bailly was able to describe the house's color and style-and then the baby's name, Michael. After Bailly told his story, Patterson reintroduced himself. Bailly responded to the call and a doctor talked him through the birth over the phone.

World News Trump calls Sen. Bob Corker over trade spat
Author: 0 Trump calls Sen. Bob Corker over trade spat

In a Senate floor speech on Monday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., said: "The bottom line is clear: Under the policies of this unified Republican government, American workers, families and business owners are achieving economic growth that is unmatched in recent memory".

World News Mueller Adds Obstruction Charge on Manafort and Indicts His Right-Hand Man
Author: 0 Mueller Adds Obstruction Charge on Manafort and Indicts His Right-Hand Man

A witness told investigators recently that Manafort wanted them to commit perjury about a lobbying effort they worked on for him in the USA, a filing in DC District Court said. Manafort has repeatedly declared his intention to fight the charges in both jurisdictions. The two former associates, according to Mueller, were in charge of coordinating a group of ex-European politicians known as the "Hapsburg group", who sought to promote Ukraine's Party of Regions in Europe and the U.S.

World News Shizuka Matsuki: Alligator likely killed woman, Florida officials say
Author: 0 Shizuka Matsuki: Alligator likely killed woman, Florida officials say

Raw video: Police in Davie, Florida search for woman who was allegedly taken by gator into lake while walking her dog. A 12-foot alligator was removed from the lake by a trapper contracted by the FWC. You can see them. They're at least 8-, 9-foot alligators. Another resident said a ranger once told her about the dangers of walking near the lake. According to the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Florida has averaged six unprovoked alligator bites per year over the last 10 years.

World News UoH makes a rapid ascent in QS World University Ranking
Author: 0 UoH makes a rapid ascent in QS World University Ranking

QS World University Rankings belongs to the three oldest world university rankings , together with Academic Ranking of World Universities and Times Higher Education World. UM's ranking has risen 80 places since 2014, placing it within the top 9% of 1,011 institutions ranked by QS in its latest list. The University of Western Australia has climbed two places in the 2019 QS World University Rankings , rising to 91.

Author: 0 Trade spat looms as Trump heads for hostile G7

On the eve of the G-7 summit in Canada, the US president lashed out at host Justin Trudeau and the White House announced Donald Trump would skip some of the sessions. "All of these countries have been taking advantage of the United States on trade", he said before flying out. "Why isn't the European Union and Canada informing the public that for years they have used massive Trade Tariffs and non-monetary Trade Barriers against the USA", he later added.

Author: 0 Operations against IS in Afghanistan to intensify, US general says

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday announced a weeklong cease-fire with the Taliban to coincide with the holiday marking the end of Ramadan next week. Forces-Afghanistan and the Afghan national defense and security forces work quickly to reacquire the equipment or eliminate it from the battlefield altogether so as not to allow the enemy an advantage", Lt.

World News What We Know About That Ex-Senate Staffer's Leaks To Reporters
Author: 0 What We Know About That Ex-Senate Staffer's Leaks To Reporters

A former Senate intelligence committee security director was indicted Thursday on charges of making false statements to federal agents probing leaks of classified information, the Department of Justice announced . Senators Richard Burr of North Carolina and Mark Warner of Virginia, the chairman and vice chairman of the Intelligence Committee, said in a statement that "We are troubled to hear of the charges filed against a former member of the committee staff".

World News Donald Trump commutes life sentence of Alice Johnson after Kim Kardashian's plea
Author: 0 Donald Trump commutes life sentence of Alice Johnson after Kim Kardashian's plea

She was convicted in 1996 on eight counts related to a cocaine trafficking ring in Memphis. But her application was denied, and she remained behind bars. Of the 3,200 prisoners in nine states surveyed, four out of five are black or Hispanic and all come from poor backgrounds. Johnson thanked Trump for offering her a second chance after serving 21 years in prison.

World News Imran Khan's ex-wife makes shocking claims about Wasim Akram
Author: 0 Imran Khan's ex-wife makes shocking claims about Wasim Akram

All the claimants have rejected and discredited the claims made by Reham Khan and defended themselves in media. She said: 'I've discussed sexual harassment, sexual coercion and how it is used. Reham has also accused Anila Khawaja, media coordinator of Khan's PTI party, of having an illicit affair with him and exercising enormous control over him.

World News ‘Today’ Hits Motherlode As Bill Clinton Keeps Getting Asked About Botched Interview
Author: 0 ‘Today’ Hits Motherlode As Bill Clinton Keeps Getting Asked About Botched Interview

Eric Swalwell of California, when asked about Clinton's TV appearance, said the former president should make things right with Lewinsky: "I was raised that when you screw up and you make a mistake, you say sorry, and if it's not good enough for the person you are apologizing to, you keep saying sorry until they feel comfortable and you are recognizing that you made a mistake".

Author: 0 President Donald Trump considers pardon for Muhammad Ali

Trump said he was considering a number of other pardons too and said that the pardoning power was "a attractive thing" for presidents. Mr Trump's comments follow his pardon of conservative political commentator and author Dinesh D'Souza .

World News Democrats gain in congressional vote test
Author: 0 Democrats gain in congressional vote test

Strong Democratic candidates backed by the party won their primaries in each district - long-time state senator Jeff Van Drew in the 2nd, and former Navy pilot and federal prosecutor Mikie Sherill in the 11th. Republicans have been in a tailspin for years in California, where a diversifying population has grown increasingly Democratic in its leanings. Republicans are counting on an improving economy and the local roots of their incumbents, buttressed by a financial advantage among outside ...

World News Judge who sentenced Brock Turner ousted amid #MeToo movement
Author: 0 Judge who sentenced Brock Turner ousted amid #MeToo movement

Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky , a former prosecutor appointed to the bench in 2003 by then-Governor Gray Davis, a Democrat, would become the first sitting judge recalled for more than 80 years in the state, which lets voters petition for elections to remove officials from office.

World News Stormy Daniels files new lawsuit against Cohen, her old attorney
Author: 0 Stormy Daniels files new lawsuit against Cohen, her old attorney

Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti is calling out Rudy Giuliani for misogynistic and unsafe comments he made about women in the adult film industry. However, Melania's Director of Communications seems to have discredited his comments. Daniels' attorney Michael Avenatti replied by calling Giuliani a "misogynist" on Twitter.

World News It's all about winning at World Cup, Macron tells French team
Author: 0 It's all about winning at World Cup, Macron tells French team

The French president added that he and Trump would have a "frank" exchange at the G-7 summit in Canada later this week, which leads me to conclude that perhaps Macron was just craving hot dogs that day. The federal government also continued its outreach with top US lawmakers on Tuesday. Mr Trump is trying to use the threat of tariffs on steel and aluminium imports, as well as other goods, to force numerous countries to agree to trade concessions.

World News Kenyan rescuers search for missing plane with 10 on board
Author: 0 Kenyan rescuers search for missing plane with 10 on board

President Uhuru Kenyatta has consoled the families of the 10 people who died after a FlySax plane crashed in the Aberdare. Officials on Wednesday said the search efforts were focusing on the mountain range in central Kenya where a mobile phone signal from the plane had been located.

World News Tim Cahill set to play in 4th World Cup for Australia
Author: 0 Tim Cahill set to play in 4th World Cup for Australia

Australia are in Group C along with France, Peru and Denmark. The Aussies play Hungary next Sunday morning at 1:30am in their last hit out before the tournament. The 38-year-old forward was chosen on Sunday by coach Bert van Marwijk among 23 players set to play in Russian Federation for the Socceroos . But the Socceroos talisman for the past decade is still capable of boxing clever, especially with his aerial ability, and has been deemed worth the punt by Van Marwijk.

World News Accused driver of tank-like vehicle is DePaul grad — CRAZY CHASE
Author: 0 Accused driver of tank-like vehicle is DePaul grad — CRAZY CHASE

Civilian authorities could turn all the matters over to the military to prosecute- or he could face a military court martial and will still also be charged in other jurisdictions, according to WTKR. The Guard said the personnel carrier was driven away during routine training at Fort Pickett and has been returned to the base. Parker Slaybaugh , a Richmond resident, captured footage of the dramatic moment the truck passed him, and posted it on social media.

Author: 0 Trump says outcome of Kim summit depends on 'attitude'

It's about willingness to get things done". I think they've been preparing for a long time also. "So, this isn't a question of preparation, it's a question of whether or not people want it to happen, and we'll know that very quickly". "U.S. Vice President Pence has made unbridled and impudent remarks that North Korea might end like Libya, the military option for North Korea never came off the table, the U.S.

World News Severed rattlesnake head bites man
Author: 0 Severed rattlesnake head bites man

The severed head released all of its venom into the victim, according to KIII , leaving him temporarily blinded, suffering from seizures, and bleeding internally. Doctors told her her husband might not make it, even after giving him huge amounts of anti-venom. "There are about 6,000 to 8,000 snake bites per year in the country, and 10 to 12 people die", he said.

World News More Than 100 Migrants Feared Dead In Capsizing Off Tunisia
Author: 0 More Than 100 Migrants Feared Dead In Capsizing Off Tunisia

IOM chief of mission, Lorena Lando detailed that it was reported that some 50 people had died on Sunday after it overturned while Sixty-eight others - from Tunisia and elsewhere - were rescued by the coast guards. UNHCR urged "durable" solutions for refugees and legal channels such as private sponsorship, family reunification and naturalisation. Unemployed Tunisians and other Africans often try to depart in makeshift boats from Tunisia to Sicily in Italy .

World News Israeli military says to probe killing of Gaza nurse
Author: 0 Israeli military says to probe killing of Gaza nurse

The protests resumed last Friday, with thousands of Palestinians taking part in what the Israeli military described as violent riots along the security fence, burning tires and throwing stones. Two-thirds of the two million Palestinians in Gaza are war refugees or their descendants. U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman on Monday accused the media of major bias against Israel in its coverage of the recent violence on the Gaza border, telling reporters to "keep your mouths shut until you ...