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World News 1 dead in shooting at University of Utah
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According to Watkins' statement , there will be an on-campus vigil for McCluskey held on Wednesday. According to Jill McCluskey , Lauren's mother, Lauren had dated Rowland for about a month but he had lied to her about his name, age and criminal history.

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Charges of voter suppression and counterclaims of encouraging illegal voting dominated the first debate between Democrat Stacey Abrams and Republican Brian Kemp in the race for Georgia governor. Booker is New Jersey's first African-American U.S. senator. After tracing her youth in the state's public schools and recalling her time at Spelman College in Atlanta, Abrams spoke about her role in the demonstration decades ago.

World News Vigil planned for missing Wisconsin teen, unseen for a week
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Sheriff Fitzgerald said in an October 22, 2018 news conference that authorities obtained the vehicle descriptions after scouring surveillance video from homes and businesses in the area. Local police and agents from the state Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation mapped the area by helicopter Monday afternoon in preparation for Tuesday's search.

World News Saudi dissidents fear 'long arm' of state after Khashoggi murder
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Khashoggi, a dissident who lived in self-imposed exile in the United States where he contributed to The Washington Post , vanished after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2. He demanded that the kingdom reveal the identities of all involved , regardless of rank. Turkish officials have claimed that audio and video recordings show Saudi officials used a bone saw to dismember Khashoggi's body, but Erdogan made no mention of any recordings of the killing.

World News Russian Federation says USA is increasing nukes in military planning
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Bolton spoke to Patrushev about the possible U.S. withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF ), other nuclear and chemical weapons treaties, the Open Skies Treaty, and regional issues including Iran , North Korea , Syria, Afghanistan, Ukraine and the fight against global terrorism, drug-trafficking and illegal immigration.

World News Nikki Haley Warns Against Describing One's Political Opponents As 'Evil'
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And, somewhat amazingly, she emerged nearly entirely unscathed: Trump (and, therefore, his supporters) like her and her overall approval ratings with the general public are also quite good. "He said, 'Why don't you resign as United Nations ambassador?' You didn't tell me you were kidding!" Haley said. "I get it". "Actually the president called me this morning and gave me some really good advice", she went on to say.

World News Saudi Arabia calls Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake,' says Crown prince not aware
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But critics believe the complex scheme that led to Khashoggi's death could not have occurred without the knowledge of Mohammed bin Salman, the country's powerful 33-year-old crown prince. Three days after the journalist vanished, Prince Mohammed told Bloomberg that Khashoggi was not inside the consulate, adding "we are ready to welcome the Turkish government to go and search our premises".

World News Russians ‘will go to heaven’ in event of nuclear war: Putin
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Earlier this month, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Russia's violation of the INF treaty was "untenable" and, unless it changed course, the United States would respond. There was no immediate comment from the Kremlin or the Russian Foreign Ministry on Trump's announcement. President Trump reiterated his discontent with the current situation.

World News Saudi Arabia Announces the death of journalist Khashoggi . Details
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His fiancée was waiting outside for several hours. At least one of the suspects traveled to Istanbul for the objective of meeting with Khashoggi, according to a statement from the Saudi Press Agency . "It is risky for Saudi Arabia, for the region". An argument between Khashoggi and men who met him inside the consulate on October 2 escalated into "a fistfight that led to his death", the prosecutor said.

World News Manafort to be sentenced in February; appears in wheelchair
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The Republican chairmen of two U.S. House of Representatives panels have accused the Justice Department of withholding documents in the probe. Jordan said Rosenstein was "obligated" to testify to Congress under oath. Lawmakers who have been conducting an examination of investigative decisions made during the 2016 election by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Justice Department have been calling on Goddlatte to subpoena Rosenstein, and force him to answer questions.

World News Barnier: Brexit deal at 90%, Ireland a 'sticking point'
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Tusk says "what I feel today is that we are closer to the final solutions and the deal". A United Kingdom source said the Prime Minister issued an appeal "to find a creative way out of this dilemma" on the Irish border and reiterated she was "fully committed to finding a legally operative backstop " that guarantees no hard border in Ireland.

World News Therapists sent to Wisconsin school of missing girl
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There is no history of run-ins with law enforcement at the home, including no custody disputes, he previously said. Jayme wrote that she would "feed the hungry and give the rest to the poor". Authorities did not release additional details about what the search would involve. Shortly before 2 p.m., volunteers gathered and started searching in front of the Closs home off Highway 8 after splitting into two groups - everyday citizens who looked for clues while walking west, and members of law ...

World News Police chief Abdul Raziq shot dead by own guard in Afghanistan
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Austin "Scott" Miller. Their conditions were not immediately known. " Gen. Miller is unhurt", said Peters. NATO , meanwhile, announced that US General Scott Miller escaped the attack unscathed. He narrowly escaped an attack a year ago in which five Emiratis were killed and the UAE's ambassador to Afghanistan Juma Al Kaabi was injured . Afghanistan is on high alert ahead of the long-delayed legislative elections, scheduled for October 20, after the Taliban pledged to attack the ballot.

World News Russia: Student gunman kills 17, wounds 40 in Crimea
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The gas canister explosion is said to have occurred Wednesday at the vocational college in the city of Kerch in eastern Crimea , according to local emergency officials. It was the greatest loss of life in school violence in Russian Federation since the Beslan terrorist attack by Chechen separatists in 2004, in which 333 people were killed during a three-day siege, many of them children, and hundreds were wounded.

World News Gaza clashes 'cannot continue': Israeli defence minister
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Health officials in Gaza said a 25-year-old Palestinian man, identified by Al-Mujahedeen Brigades, a small militant faction, as one of its members, was killed. It had seen thousands of litres (gallons) of fuel paid for by gas-rich Gulf state Qatar delivered to boost power generation in the impoverished territory.

World News Sabarimala temple row: New York Times journalist heckled
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Protest and tension mounted as Suhasini Raj reached Marakkoottom, despite heavy police bandobast. "When democracy and the Supreme Court order are being defied by protesters, I have come with the firm intent of visiting Sabarimala ", she said, adding she was ready to face trouble.

World News John Oliver ROASTS WWE Over Relationship With Saudi Arabian Government
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It was the first part of a decade-long partnership between WWE and the Saudi General Sports Authority. Stay with Wrestling Inc for the latest regarding the WWE Crown Jewel event in Saudi Arabia. None of the company's female performers were allowed appear, due to the limited rights for women in Saudi Arabia - this was particularly at odds with the WWE's current PR push for their women's division.

World News Donald Trump, Michael Avenatti in Twitter tiff over Stormy Daniels' defamation ruling
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When Daniels confirmed the leaked story of her alleged affair with President Trump , she only "wanted to set the record straight and not be bullied", she told The Cut in an interview published Sunday. He noted "if this court were to prevent Mr Trump from engaging in this type of "rhetorical hyperbole" against a political adversary, it would significantly hamper the office of the president".

World News Harry and Meghan arrive in Australia on first official tour
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Just months ago, Meghan Markle Wednesday Prince Harryat St. George's Chapel on the grounds of Windsor Castle in a traditional and classy event that set the bar high for all weddings to come. The tour coincides with the Invictus Games in Sydney, which runs from October 20-28. Prince Harry will launch the fourth Invictus Games in Sydney on Friday, and attend the opening and closing ceremonies.

World News Weather warning upgraded as Storm Callum nears
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As the Storm Callum clean-up continues in Wales , commuters have been warned of possible Monday morning disruption - although most major roads and rail routes have reopened. The A484 between Carmarthen and Cardigan is also blocked in several places - at Cenarth, Llechryd, Cynwyl Elfed and Newcastle Emlyn - after the River Teifi burst its banks.

World News 27 injured as hurricane-force winds batter Portugal
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The storm , carrying winds of up 100 km/h, was most intense during the night. A resident of the town told SIC television: "I have never seen anything like it, The town seemed to be in a state of war, with cars smashed by fallen trees". Flood warnings have also been issued in the north and northwest of the country for today. Michael, the third most powerful hurricane ever to hit the US mainland, smashed into Florida's northwest coast near the small town of Mexico Beach on Wednesday as a ...

World News Storm Callum: Roads closed and hundreds without power
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A yellow rain warning is in place from 6am to midnight on Friday for heavy, slow moving, rain that will affect the North West, including Blackpool, Cumbria and Lancashire. If it drifts further east, we would be in for stronger winds. Ireland's weather service Met Éireann issued a status orange warning last night, as winds of 110km/h caused Aer Lingus to cancel a number of flights due to depart this morning.

World News Air India plane hits wall during take-off
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Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday ordered a high level enquiry into a serious incident on Friday when a Dubai-bound Air India Express aircraft's wheels hit a perimeter wall during take off at Trichy airport in Tamil Nadu in the early hours of Friday.

World News Met Eireann warns Wicklow to be prepared for storm tonight
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Yellow Met Office Weather Warnings for wind and rain are in force for Friday and Saturday. The Met Office said there will be strong winds and rainfall up to 10cm, leading to possible flooding and hard driving conditions. "Road users should also be aware of the risk of their vehicles aquaplaning on standing water". There is also a warning for rain in place for Cumbria from 12am to 23.59pm on Saturday (October 13).

World News Trump's wording triggers controversy in S. Korea
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While U.N. sanctions against North Korea don't ban tourism, they do place strict restrictions on the transfer of funds, he said. "They won't do it without our approval". The Moon administration has sought exemptions from worldwide sanctions against North Korea to push forward cross-border exchanges this year amid a rapprochement in inter-Korean relations.

World News TV journalist brutally raped and murdered in Bulgaria
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While Marinova didn't appear to have been closely involved in the fraud investigation, her show touched on a sensitive subject in Bulgaria, where corruption is endemic. Last October, Daphne Caruana Galizia , Malta's best-known investigative journalist, was killed when a powerful bomb blew up her vehicle and Slovak journalist Jan Kuciak was shot dead in February.

World News Turkey says journalist was murdered inside Saudi consulate
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At a MS campaign rally on Wednesday, Trump took a jab at Riyadh and said the country would not last "two weeks" if Washington withdrew its military support. In May, Trump also hit out at its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners at a summit in Brussels, saying that "23 of the 28 member nations are still not paying what they should be paying and what they're supposed to be paying for their defence".

World News Next Trump-Kim summit 'pretty close,' Mike Pompeo says
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Wang, also a state councillor, accused Washington of escalating the trade conflict, interfering with Taiwan, and levelling false accusations about China's domestic and foreign policies, according to a readout posted on China's foreign ministry website.

World News Interpol demands China answer about agency's missing president
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Meng Hongwei (孟宏偉), 64, was last seen leaving for China late last month from Interpol headquarters in Lyon, France, a source close to the inquiry told reporters. Who is Meng Hongwei? Before being elected head of Interpol in November 2016, Meng was vice minister of public security in China. He heads the organisation's Executive Committee, which provides overall guidance and direction.

World News PMLN chief Shehbaz Sharif arrested in water scam
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Sharif is the younger brother of former premier Nawaz Sharif who was disqualified from his position in 2017 over corruption charges. The judge was pressed by the counsel for Nawaz Sharif, Khawaja Haris as the hearing into the Al-Azizia reference began on Friday, however, the judge observed that he had summoned DG NAB Irfan Mangi the day before yesterday, however, Mangi left after waiting for some time which is why the meeting took place yesterday.

World News Indonesia Earthquake & Tsunami hit 1,500
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Last Friday, a powerful 7.4-magnitude quake and tsunami hit Central Sulawesi, launching waves as high as six meters that slammed into the island at 800 kph. "But we still can not be sure because there's a possibility that some people managed to get out". "We are relieved that these much-needed supplies have arrived by plane and are starting to get through", Zubedy Koteng from Save the Children said in a statement.

World News Pompeo to head to Pyongyang for weekend talks with North Korean leader
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South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon gave an estimate of between 20 and 60 functional North Korean nuclear bombs to parliament on Monday. During their three-day stay, they will also tour major facilities and attend a mass gymnastics performance. Even though both sides seemed to be making progress following an announcement that North Korea may be willing to allow global experts to observe the dismantlement of testing sites, Pyongyang and Washington also seemed to entrench ...

World News Former SCOTUS Justice John Paul Stevens Condemns Kavanaugh :: Politics :: News :: Brett Kavanaugh
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Susan Collins (R-Maine) announced she will vote to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh , condemning the "gutter-level" debate surrounding his nomination. Though a Republican, he sided with the liberal judges in dissenting on Bush v. Gore . Stevens, 98 - a lifelong Republican - said "senators should pay attention" after Kavanaugh's fiery denial of sexual misconduct accusations in the Senate Judiciary hearing.

World News Pompeo to Visit Beijing amid Increasing US-China Military Tensions
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Mike Pence, the USA vice president, will sharpen criticism of Chinese foreign policy with a blunt warning on Thursday that Washington will not back away from what it sees as Beijing's intimidatory tactics in the South China Sea . "We would view any use of intimidation or aggressive tactics as destabilising and potentially risky", he said in a statement. "Relations between China and the other claimants have been relatively calm recently, but the conflict in the South China Sea has been ...

World News Indonesia death toll reaches 1,200, officials say
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A particular horror in several areas in and around Palu was liquefaction, which happens when soil shaken by an quake behaves like a liquid. A shallow but moderate 5.9 quake struck early this morning, around 40 kilometres off Sumba, an island of some 750,000 people.

World News Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan opens mosque in Cologne
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Mr Erdogan on Saturday in Cologne also inaugurated a new mosque - seen as a symbol of the integration of three million people of Turkish origin in Germany - although the resonance was undermined by the absence of key German politicians. The case has strained ties between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies Turkey and the US. Mr Erdogan negotiated a potentially thorny news conference with Chancellor Angela Merkel without any major provocation, smiling when security bundled out a ...

World News Harvard: Brett Kavanaugh will not return to teach next year
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Bustle has reached out to both Harvard Law School and the White House. "They likewise should disqualify him from any position of esteem, including lectureships at HLS". The federal appeals court judge had taught the three-week course, entitled "The Supreme Court since 2005" at what is one of the most distinguished law schools in the U.S., for around a decade.

World News Pivotal GOP senators slam Trump for mocking Kavanaugh accuser
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell filed cloture , a move that edges the Senate toward a vote on Kavanaugh's confirmation, according to CNN . Collins and Murkowski are two moderate members of the Republican caucus, both of whom support abortion rights and have been under pressure to oppose Kavanaugh since he was nominated.

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