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World News Knife-wielding man kills 8 schoolchildren in China
Author: 0 Knife-wielding man kills 8 schoolchildren in China

In China , elementary school children range in age from 6 years old to 13. Subscribe to RT e-newsletter to get tales the mainstream media received't inform you. Yu's motive is yet to be confirmed by the police. At least two more youngsters are thought to have been hurt in the attack at Chaoyanpo Elementary in Enshi City, China, yesterday morning.

World News Arab coalition intercepts Saudi-bound Houthi drone
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The Saudi-led coalition is accused of intentionally starving Yemenis as a tactic of war in the region's poorest country, which is on the brink of starvation, while killing thousands of civilians in airstrikes. The Group of worldwide and Regional Eminent Experts on Yemen conducted 600 interviews with victims and witnesses, and examined documentary and open-source material, for their second report for the UN Human Rights Council.

World News SAPS confirms return of kidnapped girl Amy-Lee
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Several family members shared their relief at Amy-Leigh's safe return on their social media pages . "Right now, Amy-Lee de Jager she's been reunited with her family". A police source said: "Her photo was all over the internet and the news and we think they thought they were better off cutting their losses and ditching Amy-Lee".

World News Indonesian police in Papua ban 'anarchist' demos
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He said the first three would be deported from Bali later Monday and the fourth on Thursday for ticketing reasons. The Guardian reports that there has been an internet blackout across the region with soldiers firing at a crowd of protesters.

World News Vegan woman sues neighbours for using their barbecue
Author: 0 Vegan woman sues neighbours for using their barbecue

Carden, a massage therapist who lives at Girrawheen in Perth's north, says the ongoing dispute has robbed her of quality of life and claimed her neighbours actions are deliberate. Cilla Carden is demanding he rneighbours stop smoking, bouncing balls and even cooking barbecues in the backyard. "[They] have not allowed the children out at night, have not used the patio at night, and have not turned on the lights for several months for fear of reprisals from the applicant", the tribunal said.

World News Alabama teenager allegedly admits shooting dead five family members
Author: 0 Alabama teenager allegedly admits shooting dead five family members

Monday. The sheriff's office later tweeted that the teen was helping them find a 9 mm handgun he tossed nearby. It wasn't known early Tuesday what might have motivated the crime. Sheriff's deputies are investigating after they said a 14-year-old boy shot and killed five family members in Limestone County. Generic police tape is shown in a file image.

World News Hong Kong leader denies Beijing won't let her resign
Author: 0 Hong Kong leader denies Beijing won't let her resign

Ms Lam added that she was disappointed that comments made in a private meeting, where she had been sharing the "journey of my heart", had been leaked. "The reason I didn't tender my resignation is because I think I can lead my team to help Hong Kong to walk out from this dilemma". She can be heard saying: 'I make a plea to you for your forgiveness.

World News Chinese face-swapping app sparks privacy concerns, racks up millions of downloads
Author: 0 Chinese face-swapping app sparks privacy concerns, racks up millions of downloads

Chinese social media giant WeChat has temporarily disabled access to the app from the platform today with the display message, "The web page has security risks and has been reported by many people". "We understand the concern about privacy". After the controversies kicked off, ZAO amended its user agreement, saying that content generated on the app will now "no longer be used for other purposes without the user's prior consent".

World News Here’s what to expect from Tuesday’s weather forecast
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Monday is expected to be sunny and warm with the high temperature on South Shore reaching 84 degrees. Their forecast suggests that partly cloudy conditions are expected for most of the week with sunny conditions in between. The overnight low will fall to around 53 degrees. They will slowly be losing their punch, but still, they could brings some gusty wind or hail, especially the farther northwest you live.

World News Hurricane Dorian: What slowdown means for Central Florida
Author: 0 Hurricane Dorian: What slowdown means for Central Florida

As of 5 pm on Monday, the hurricane was a category 4 system. Hurricane Dorian is finally moving again. A storm surge was reported at 18 to 23 feet (5.5-7 meters). Choppy brown floodwaters reached roofs and the top of palm trees on Monday. "We're definitely in dire straits". Hurricane Dorian has destroyed at least 13,000 homes in one group of islands in the Bahamas alone, according to the Salvation Army on Monday.

World News Justice Ginsburg Says She Feels Very Much Alive After Cancer Treatment
Author: 0 Justice Ginsburg Says She Feels Very Much Alive After Cancer Treatment

As for Ginsburg - returning for her 26th year on the bench October 7 - she was feeling stronger after radiation treatment for pancreatic cancer (following bouts with lung cancer and colon cancer). "The tumor was treated definitively, and there is no evidence of disease elsewhere in the body", the court's spokeswoman said. Ginsburg's health remains a constant subject of scrutiny, because if she were to leave the court before the end of President Donald Trump's term, Republicans would ...

World News Rhodes expats protest Brexit, closure of Parliament
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His comments come after the Prime Minister said he would call a general election on October 14 if Tory rebels block a no deal Brexit . Johnson's supporters said lawmakers were weakening the government's negotiating position with the EU. Johnson's signal that he will call a poll for October 14 if rebel MPs in his Conservative party vote to force another delay to Brexit raised the possibility of an extended period of uncertainty in the United Kingdom , where the economy is already struggling.

World News Simone Biles speaks out after brother's arrest, expresses 'sincere condolences'
Author: 0 Simone Biles speaks out after brother's arrest, expresses 'sincere condolences'

Tevin Biles-Thomas, who is enlisted in the Army, was taken into custody at Fort Stewart in Georgia on Thursday over his alleged role in a shooting at a New Year's Eve party there last year. O'Malley said in a statement. Stacey used social media to post a message regarding his lady love's strength and admire how she is handing the hard family situation.

World News Trump’s gay press aide slammed for claiming Mike Pence isn’t ‘anti-gay’
Author: 0 Trump’s gay press aide slammed for claiming Mike Pence isn’t ‘anti-gay’

When Vice President Mike Pence woke up Tuesday in the west of Ireland, he had a long commute ahead of him: the span of the entire island to Dublin, where he was meeting with government officials. . "I will be in the United Kingdom meeting with Prime Minister Boris Johnson in just a few days but I think the opportunity to better understand Ireland's perspective and unique needs, particularly with regard to the Northern border, will make us even better equipped to hopefully play a ...

World News Local Red Cross volunteers waiting for a call
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The flight was canceled Saturday, but several passengers say they weren't informed until Monday morning. "But it is clear that Hurricane Dorian has had a catastrophic impact", he said, adding that "we anticipate extensive shelter needs, alongside the need for short-term economic support, as well as for clean water and health assistance".

World News UK PM holds emergency Brexit talks, fuelling election rumours
Author: 0 UK PM holds emergency Brexit talks, fuelling election rumours

Also speaking on Newsnight, Labour backbencher Mary Creagh said her understanding from speaking to senior members of the Labour Party was that the party would not support a vote for a general election that takes place before 31 October. "There'd be a couple of days on Brexit and then the remaining twenty or thirty days would have to be on issues that matter to people and Johnson and the Conservatives' record is weak".

World News Rescue operation as boat catches fire off California
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Most passengers aboard were sleeping below deck when the blaze began, according to the Associated Press . When firefighting crews arrived, they had difficulty containing the blaze, which continued to break out in different places for hours, possibly because of the fuel aboard the Conception , officials said .

World News Astronauts snap surreal images of Hurricane Dorian from the ISS
Author: 0 Astronauts snap surreal images of Hurricane Dorian from the ISS

Video shared on social media by Bahamian journalist Travis Carroll shows waves lapping at the eaves of a house as the camera-person huddles in an attic crawl space. A mandatory evacuation of entire SC coast took effect Monday covering about 830,000 people. Georgia Governor Brian Kemp also ordered evacuations in all or parts of six coastal counties also effective on Monday.

World News War in Gauteng . . . Burning, looting & murder in SA xenophobia
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The said driver was, however, allegedly killed by a Tanzanian which sparked the violence that resorted to looting of shops owned by Nigerians and some other foreigners in that country. This follows incidents of violence and looting in Malvern, Jeppestown and other Joburg areas since yesterday. Mindless ... Vehicles were torched and shops looted in widespread scenes of looting in the Johannesburg CBDDestruction ...

World News Police Say Texas Gunman Called 911 Before Shootings
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He then drove west to Odessa where he allegedly shot more people at random before being killed by police in a shootout. His sister Maria Arco, told the Arizona Republic that her brother moved to Texas from Las Vegas in 2017 following a deadly shooting at a music festival , hoping it would be a safer place to live.

World News Floridians prepare for Hurricane Dorian
Author: 0 Floridians prepare for Hurricane Dorian

Forecasters say many computer models indicate Dorian is expected to veer sharply northeastward and track up the Southeast seaboard, raising the risks of damaging winds and deadly flooding even if there's no direct US landfall. when we receive new information from the National Hurricane Center. The time allows small changes in the winds that steer the storm, which means Dorian can still make landfall anywhere from Florida to North Carolina during the next five days.

World News Hurricane Dorian kills 5 people in Bahamas, prime minister says
Author: 0 Hurricane Dorian kills 5 people in Bahamas, prime minister says

However, the process causes the wind field to expand, resulting in a physically larger storm. But as Dorian's strength became clear, he fled to an evacuation center in Freeport. Still, a major hurricane hovering just off the coast could cause serious damage. It is unclear how many ignored evacuation orders and pleas from officials to leave low-lying areas.

World News Kiwi couple killed in Philippines plane crash
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The doomed Beechcraft King Air's engine was "unusually noisy and flying low and was headed toward Laguna de Bay from the south when it suddenly turned around, rolled to the left and nearly vertically plummeted to the ground, killing all nine people on board", according to eyewitnesses in Pansol, Laguna, on the foothills of Mount Makiling, where the accident happened last Sunday afternoon.

World News Disney Under Fire After Leaving Cruise Staff in Bahamas
Author: 0 Disney Under Fire After Leaving Cruise Staff in Bahamas

Residents going to evacuation shelters should bring their own blankets, pillows, cots and special food items if they are on restricted diets. A Disney Cruise Line spokesperson confirmed they were in contact with those on Castaway Cay, saying they are being housed in the island's hurricane shelter.

World News Protesters block Hong Kong airport, flights hit
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More than a dozen flights were canceled yesterday as thousands of pro-democracy advocates blocked routes to Hong Kong's airport , a day after protesters and police fought pitched battles in some of the worst violence seen in the territory since unrest began three months ago.

World News One dead, six injured in France knife attack involving BBQ roasting spit
Author: 0 One dead, six injured in France knife attack involving BBQ roasting spit

The assault occurred in Villeurbanne, a suburb of the southeastern city of Lyon , about 4:30 p.m., the station reported. A suspect has been taken into custody. A suspect who was carrying a knife was arrested, while authorities were on the hunt for a suspected second attacker believed to be in possession of a metal spike used to roast meat.

World News US envoy meets with Afghan president in Kabul
Author: 0 US envoy meets with Afghan president in Kabul

Both he and the Taliban confirmed the latest round of talks had ended. The Taliban spokesman in Qatar, Suhail Shaheen, said technical issues would be discussed on Sunday. In Baghlan the spokesman for the provincial police chief, Jawed Basharat, said gun battles continued on the outskirts of its capital, Puli Khumri. A possible return of an Islamic emirate as part of a peace deal between the United States and the Taliban has been a much-debated topic which increases concerns about the ...

World News German President Begs Poland's Forgiveness over World War II Atrocities
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President Trump had planned to attend the war commemorations but cancelled at the last minute to monitor Hurricane Dorian . Various heads of states from much of Europe were welcomed with pomp and circumstance at the city's largest square, used for military parades and national celebrations; the area was razed during World War II much like most of Warsaw .

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