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World News Photo Resurfases of Stacey Abrams Burning Georgia Flag
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Kemp and Georgia Republicans concocted an "exact-match" law where anyone's name on their government-issued IDs must precisely match their names as listed on the voter rolls, and Ted Enamorado of The Washington Post found that as many as 30% of voters in America's 8th largest state could be ineligible to vote under this law (totaling nearly a million people).

World News CBI reshuffles team probing Asthana case, order issued in 'public interest'
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A press release from the government noted that the appointments committee of cabinet has asked the agency's joint director, M. Nageshwar Rao, to hold temporary charge of the CBI. These extraordinary developments come on the back of an internecine war between Verma and Asthana. Asthana was also probing the INX Media case, allegedly involving former Union minister P.

World News At least 2 dead after shooting inside Kroger grocery store in Kentucky
Author: 0 At least 2 dead after shooting inside Kroger grocery store in Kentucky

An employee told Louisville Business First she saw a woman shot in the parking lot, first in the torso, then in the head. The shooter then exchanged gunfire with a civilian in the parking lot, though neither were injured. "I knew there was nothing I could do". He said he drove to the store after she called him sobbing to tell him what had happened. Kroger said in a statement that the company is "shocked and saddened" by the incident, and the store was closed and will re-open after the ...

World News Republicans pit one group against another: Obama
Author: 0 Republicans pit one group against another: Obama

While Obama is viewed as a liability for Democrats in pure red states where Trump is overwhelmingly popular, he could help the party close the gap with young and Latino voters in a purple state like Nevada following some signs of lagging Latino enthusiasm in recent months.

World News 5 dead, including 4 Americans, in Costa Rica rafting accident
Author: 0 5 dead, including 4 Americans, in Costa Rica rafting accident

Kevin Thompson Reid was identified as the deceased guide. NBC6 reports that the four men were from Miami and were in Costa Rica for a bachelor party. But the wet season brings heavy rains and flooded rivers, increasing the danger of outdoor activities like rafting. Thirteen of the 18 people pitched into the water were able to grab hold of the overturned rafts, Costa Rican officials say.

World News 5-magnitude quake hits 208 kilometres off Port Alice on Vancouver Island
Author: 0 5-magnitude quake hits 208 kilometres off Port Alice on Vancouver Island

Vaughan said the quakes were lightly felt onshore and that no injuries had been reported so far. At 11:22 p.m. a magnitude 6.5 quake struck the same area at a depth of 6 miles (10 kilometers). KING 5 reports the strongest quake registered 6.8 and happened at 10:16 PM. Canada's west coast lies on the Ring of Fire , a 25,000-mile (40,000-kilometer) arc where the Pacific Plate pushes against smaller tectonic plates, creating seismic activity.

World News More Texas Troopers On The Road For National School Bus Safety Week
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Slow down and watch for children congregating near bus stops. Lexington does not have very long routes, so we will be off of your road in a few minutes. "While this operation is scheduled to conclude on Friday, our efforts will continue throughout the school year". The National School Bus Safety Week program is sponsored by the National Association for Pupil Transportation, the National School Transportation Association and the National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation ...

World News Early Voting Begins Today In Escambia County
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Voters are reminded to bring their photo and signature ID with them to the polls and are encouraged to visit EscambiaVotes.com for complete voting information or contact the Elections Office by phone or e-mail with any questions. Carolyn DeWitt, executive director of the nonprofit Rock the Vote, said millennials, or those ages 18-24, are more engaged this year. Make that part of your voting plan.

World News Explosive Device Found Near Home Of Hillary And Bill Clinton
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The New York Times is also reporting a second similar device was sent to the office of former President Barack Obama. This comes days after an explosive device was found in the mailbox of George Soros' New York home. Soros was not at his estate at the time, two law enforcement sources said. In the Soros incident, the Bedford Police Department said on Monday they responded to an address in the hamlet of Katonah after an employee of the residence opened the package.

World News World War II-era plane crashes on 101 freeway near Los Angeles
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It was painted like a German military aircraft, but was actually an American aircraft. Starling said the pilot suffered only some singed hair from the resulting fire. A plane crashed on the 101 Freeway in Agoura Hills. Officials with the National Transportation Safety Board were heading to the incident, CHP said.

World News Calls made to Saudi prince's office day writer slain
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The Saudis at first said Khashoggi had left the consulate and that they did not know his whereabouts. "I'd say that right now, as an administration, we're more in the fact-finding phase", Kushner said when asked about the death of Khashoggi, a Washington Post contributing columnist, in an interview at an event in NY hosted by CNN .

World News New Titanic will reportedly sail from Dubai in 2022
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Almost 110 years after the Titanic sank to the floor of the Atlantic Ocean , an Australian shipping company plans on to inaugurate Titanic II on a trip across the Atlantic Ocean in 2022 via the same route the original Titanic took. The first Titanic sunk on April 12, 1912. The new ship, Titanic II is being constructed in China by the Australian based company Blue Star Line after a long-running financial dispute held up the project for several years.

World News Italian populist government braces for European Union budget rejection
Author: 0 Italian populist government braces for European Union budget rejection

Italy's ruling coalition patched up a row over a tax amnesty on Saturday and struck a more conciliatory tone towards European Union institutions, saying it wanted to discuss its budget plans with Brussels. But 5-Star Leader Luigi Di Maio and League leader Matteo Salvini indicated little room for substantive changes to the budget, with Di Maio saying: "We repeated our positions".

World News Saudi Arabia Admits Death Of Khashoggi
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia Admits Death Of Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia provided no evidence to support its account of the circumstances that led to Khashoggi's death and it was unclear whether Western allies would be satisfied with the Saudi version of events. Khashoggi was an outspoken critic of the Kingdom and the prince, and reportedly feared for his safety before his disappearance. Shortly after Trump and Pompeo met at the White House, Mnuchin announced that after consulting the president and his top diplomat "I will not be participating ...

World News Brexit: Irish warn against backstop backtracking
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Image caption Simon Coveney said: "There will be no withdrawal agreement without the backstop, end of story". He said it was not in the national interest to back a bad deal. "But in any such scenario we would have to be out of this implementation period well before the end of this parliament", she added. British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to the media following the October EU summit on October 18 in Belgium.

World News Study reveals a dog's colour could impact longevity
Author: 0 Study reveals a dog's colour could impact longevity

When targeting chocolate coat color, breeders may be more likely to use only Labradors which carry the chocolate coat gene. These findings were made by VetCompass and the University of Sydney through studying 33,320 Labrador Retrievers that attended primary care practices in the United Kingdom in 2013.

World News Police search for man they say killed U of Utah student
Author: 0 Police search for man they say killed U of Utah student

University of Utah Campus Police did not immediately respond to PEOPLE's request for comment. Brophy said someone picked the suspect up from campus after the shooting. "It was assigned out to a detective". Wahlin says the man they are searching for and the student had "a previous relationship". Police did not have a current address for him.

Author: 0 Vintage plane crashes, catches fire on California freeway

The accident was reported about 1:50 p.m. near the Liberty Canyon Road exit of the northbound side of the freeway in Agoura Hills, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. Airport officials said the plane belongs to the Condor Squadron Club, NBC Los Angeles reports. A Federal Aviation Administration spokesperson (FAA) said that the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and the FAA would investigate.

World News Australian PM Scott Morrison issues 'national apology' to child sex abuse victims
Author: 0 Australian PM Scott Morrison issues 'national apology' to child sex abuse victims

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse examined more than 15,000 allegations of sexual misconduct and heard testimony from around 8,000 survivors. The national apology was a recommendation from the royal commission, which held almost 60 public hearings and 8,000 private sessions. "The NSW Government has responded with comprehensive reforms to the civil and criminal law, helping victims and survivors obtain access to justice and improving child safety, as ...

Author: 0 Racist Incident with a flight on Ryanair, the low-priced airline criticised

It shows the man shouting at the woman to move seats while her daughter tries to stand up to him, telling him her mother is disabled. Shocking video has emerged of the moment a man was calling out racist slurs at a woman allegedly because she wasn't able to move out of his way quick enough.

World News Trump says he needs to learn more on slain Saudi writer
Author: 0 Trump says he needs to learn more on slain Saudi writer

California Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House intelligence committee, said on ABC's "This Week" that the killing should be a "relationship-altering" event for the US and Saudi Arabia, which has said it will retaliate against any economic sanctions or other moves against it.

Author: 0 Blow for Giuseppe Conte as European Union rejects Italy's budget

The Commission wants Rome to deliver a budget deficit equal to no more than 0.8% of GDP next year, a commitment made by the previous Italian government. The Italian government immediately replied to the budget rejection on Tuesday, saying it would stick to its budget plans and that the European Union had no right to meddle in Italy's affairs.

World News Saudi: We don't know where Khashoggi's body is, killing a mistake
Author: 0 Saudi: We don't know where Khashoggi's body is, killing a mistake

The Gulf kingdom admitted on Friday that Jamal Khashoggi was killed at its Istanbul consulate but claimed he died after a fight broke out. "It is just starting", said Fatih Oke, a representative of the Turkish Arab Media Association, speaking on Saturday at a news conference in front of the Saudi consulate in Istanbul held by Khashoggi's supporters.

World News Abrams Isn't Sorry About Burning GA State Flag With Confederate Symbol
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The two are neck-and-neck according to most polls; Abrams is hoping to become the first female black governor in the country's history. Abrams, who would be the first African-American female governor in the US, participated in a protest that included flag-burning at the steps of the Georgia Capitol while she was in college in Georgia, according to a report in the New York Times on Monday .

World News Nun rape case: Father found murdered!
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Relatives of Fr Kuriakose Kattuthara have received information that he was found dead at his residence on the premises of St Paul's convent school at Dasuya in Hoshiarpur district on Monday morning. Bishop Franco Mulakkal was arrested in Kochi on September 21 after he was accused of repeatedly sexually abusing a nun between 2014 and 2016. Father Kattuthara, 60, was known for vociferously speaking against Mulakkal.

World News Turkey seeks answers from Saudi Arabia on missing journalist
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A European Commission spokesperson said in a statement that Brussels was "closely" following the case, adding it was "awaiting clarifications from the Saudi authorities on the fate of Mr Khashoggi". A long-time critic of the Saudi government, Paul said he hoped Trump would reconsider his friendly policy towards Saudi Arabia "if there's any evidence they killed this journalist".