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People Brazil shooting: Armed man kills 5 at Campinas Cathedral in Sao Paulo
Author: 0 Brazil shooting: Armed man kills 5 at Campinas Cathedral in Sao Paulo

The shooting happened right after the midday service had ended at the Metropolitan Cathedral in Campinas, a city around 100km (60 miles) north of Sao Paulo . Ventura said the gunman fell to ground and shot himself in the head. Brazil has long struggled with gun violence, and is routinely the world leader in total homicides.

People Pound rallies as May tipped to win confidence vote
Author: 0 Pound rallies as May tipped to win confidence vote

The Prime Minister's DUP allies contradicted Downing Street's claims that progress had been made on the backstop following a meeting between Mrs May and Arlene Foster to update the DUP leader on the Prime Minister's whistle stop tour of European capitals earlier in the week.

People Security forces kill Palestinian associated with Ofra attack
Author: 0 Security forces kill Palestinian associated with Ofra attack

A later statement from the service said paramedics arrived at a bus stop to find four "youngsters" with gunshot wounds. A Palestinian man attempted to ram his vehicle into a group of Israeli soldiers outside the West Bank city of Ramallah on Thursday afternoon, before the troops opened fire, killing him, in the third attack of the day, the army said.

People PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn demands immediate vote on Brexit deal
Author: 0 PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn demands immediate vote on Brexit deal

He says "the government has lost control of events and is in complete disarray". She said she would vote in support of Mrs May's government in a no confidence vote - but denied the idea that Mrs May would never back another referendum, noting that the PM had also ruled out calling a general election and then changed her mind.

People Russian, Venezuelan pilots conduct training for joint flights
Author: 0 Russian, Venezuelan pilots conduct training for joint flights

Recall, 10 December it became known that Russian Federation has sent to Venezuela two missile Tu-160 and aircraft "an-124 and Il-62". "The Russian and Venezuelan people should see this for what it is: two corrupt governments squandering public funds, and squelching liberty and freedom while their people suffer", Pompeo said via Twitter.

People Man trapped in grease vent on restaurant roof for 2 days
Author: 0 Man trapped in grease vent on restaurant roof for 2 days

It took nearly an hour to "extract" the man, who was then taken to a local hospital for treatment, the statement added. The Alameda County Sheriff's Office said a "trespassing and vandalism" investigation had now been launched to find out more.

People Robot shown on Russian TV revealed to be a man in costume
Author: 0 Robot shown on Russian TV revealed to be a man in costume

It then emerged "Boris" was in actual fact a 250,000 rouble (£2,975) costume called Alyosha the Robot, made by a company called Show Robots. MBKh noted that while the organizers of the technology forum did not try and claim the robot was real, Russia-24 did-whether intentionally or otherwise.

People France counts costs of protests, new measures: $11 billion
Author: 0 France counts costs of protests, new measures: $11 billion

The concessions included a €100 monthly rise in the minimum wage, the abolition of taxes on overtime pay in 2019, a promise that end-of-year bonuses will be tax-free and the scrapping of a new tax on pensioners earning less than €2,000 a month.

People 'I never directed Michael Cohen to break the law'
Author: 0 'I never directed Michael Cohen to break the law'

Mr Trump tweeted of Michael Cohen , adding that he pleaded guilty "to embarrass the president". District Judge William H Pauley III rejected arguments by Cohen's lawyers that he should be spared jail because he cooperated in multiple federal investigations involving Mr Trump.

People Migrant caravan members demand $50,000 apiece to go back home
Author: 0 Migrant caravan members demand $50,000 apiece to go back home

The gathering was put together by the Quaker organization American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) who held a press conference at Border Field State Park in San Diego. Many face waiting weeks or months in Mexico while they apply for asylum. The "credible fear" claims accounted for 18 percent of all people arrested or stopped at the Mexican border in the latest period, up from 13 percent a year earlier.

People Theresa May delays Brexit vote in House of Commons
Author: 0 Theresa May delays Brexit vote in House of Commons

She has been battling ever since - first to strike a divorce deal with the bloc, then to sell it to skeptical British lawmakers. European Union leaders insist the 585-page withdrawal agreement can't be renegotiated, but the declaration on future relations is shorter and subject to future negotiations so amendments may be possible.

People 2 dead, 10 wounded in French Christmas market shooting
Author: 0 2 dead, 10 wounded in French Christmas market shooting

Petermann and Germany's justice ministry said that German authorities had no information on links between the suspected attacker, who previously spent prison time in Germany for robbery, and Islamic extremists. A terror investigation has been opened. He is still on the run after fleeing the scene in what some reports said was a hijacked taxi. Italian media say Antonio Megalizzi, 28, was among the wounded, and is in critical condition.

People Facebook bomb: Bomb squad scrambled following reports of explosives at Facebook campus
Author: 0 Facebook bomb: Bomb squad scrambled following reports of explosives at Facebook campus

Facebook's spokesman has confirmed it is looking into the bomb threat at its headquarters. Menlo Park authorities issued an alert at 5 PM local time, asking people to stay clear from block 200 of Jefferson Park. Late on Tuesday, police said the building was secure, however. The police ensured traffic didn't approach the area while the San Mateo Country Sheriff's Office bomb squad was called to come and sweep the area.

People National Enquirer colluded with Trump campaign to silence mistress
Author: 0 National Enquirer colluded with Trump campaign to silence mistress

The publisher of National Enquirer has said it coordinated with Donald Trump's presidential campaign to pay a Playboy model $150,000 in hush money, an allegation that places the president and his inner circle in further legal peril. "AMI admitted that it made the $150,000 payment in concert with a candidate's presidential campaign, and in order to ensure that the woman did not publicize damaging allegations about the candidate before the 2016 presidential election", said Robert Khuzami, ...

People Trump Says Standing by Saudi Crown Prince Despite Pleas From Senate
Author: 0 Trump Says Standing by Saudi Crown Prince Despite Pleas From Senate

Trump refused to comment on whether Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was complicit in the murder, but he provided perhaps his most explicit show of support for the prince since Khashoggi's death more than two months ago. The United States imposed economic sanctions on 17 Saudi officials last month for their role in the killing, stopping short of action that might affect lucrative US arms deals with Saudi Arabia that Trump has vowed to preserve.

People Streets paved with chocolate after factory leak
Author: 0 Streets paved with chocolate after factory leak

Around 25 firefighters spent hours trying to pry the chocolate coating off with shovels and hot water and even used torches to remove the remaining bits from cracks and holes. The local authority closed the road and set up oil warning signs while the clean-up took place, the newspaper reported . He didn't know what happened to cause the chocolate spill but stated, "It was only a small thing".

People UK's most Googled people and stories of 2018
Author: 0 UK's most Googled people and stories of 2018

The contest, which saw France claim victory over Croatia in host country Russian Federation, was Ireland's most popular search term. The World Cup topped a list of this year's hottest Google search topics that turned quickly to lost stars such as Avicii, Mac Miller and Stan Lee.

People Jury recommends life in prison plus 419 years for Charlottesville car attacker
Author: 0 Jury recommends life in prison plus 419 years for Charlottesville car attacker

Jury finds James Fields guilty of first-degree murder and nine other crimes by driving his vehicle into a crowd, killing one and wounding of 19 others, in Charlottesville , Virginia previous year. The jury reached its verdict after deliberating for about four hours over two days. "I'm leaving him in the hands of justice", she said. Unite the Right, called to oppose Charlottesville's decision to remove a Confederate statue, was the largest white nationalist rally in the United States ...

People Is there a Brexit ‘Plan B?’ United Kingdom minister offers alternatives
Author: 0 Is there a Brexit ‘Plan B?’ United Kingdom minister offers alternatives

The House of Commons vote, which would approve or reject the terms of the United Kingdom exit from European Union , was due to be held on Tuesday evening. After four days of debate in the House of Commons and a panicky effort by the prime minister to sell the deal to an increasingly disapproving British public, lawmakers were set to rebuff May's withdrawal agreement, a defeat that would likely have forced May out of Downing Street and possibly triggered the fall of the Conservative government.

People European Union court offers way out May pushes ‘Brexit’
Author: 0 European Union court offers way out May pushes ‘Brexit’

Lawmakers are due to vote Tuesday on the Brexit deal, and all signs have pointed to a big defeat for the prime minister - a result that could sink May's deal, her leadership, or both. Speaking in the Commons yesterday, May was clear that despite the opposition to the backstop, such a mechanism would have to be part of any deal with the EU.

People Hodeida 'most difficult' issue at Yemen talks: UN source
Author: 0 Hodeida 'most difficult' issue at Yemen talks: UN source

Under discussion on Monday, December 10, were the fate of the Hodeida , vital to aid and food imports, and Taiz, the scene of some of the most intense battles in Yemen . The rebels say many of their fighters are held at undisclosed locations overseas. "And we are ready". Yamani rejected this idea. The Saudi-led alliance launched an offensive to retake densely-populated Hodeida in June, sparking fears of a fresh humanitarian crisis in a country already on the verge of starvation.

People Michelle Obama Adds Tattered Cover Signing December 13
Author: 0 Michelle Obama Adds Tattered Cover Signing December 13

The O2 said: "We are thrilled to announce that we will be hosting Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama in April 2019". According to NDP BookScan, " Becoming " has sold more copies than any other book published in the United States in 2018.

People Mikhail Popkov: Russian ex-cop jailed for 56 more murders
Author: 0 Mikhail Popkov: Russian ex-cop jailed for 56 more murders

Investigators said they uncovered the remains of some of the victims' bodies based on Popkov's account. Numerous victims were residents of the cities of Irkutsk and Angarsk, and the town of Usolye-Sibirskoye, the statement said. He was arrested in 2012 during a re-examination of cold case evidence, which included DNA testing all people known to drive a specific type of vehicle whose tracks were found at the murder scenes.

People Trump denies collusion after major revelations in Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Trump denies collusion after major revelations in Russian Federation probe

Jamie Squire via Getty Images Donald Trump aka "Individual-1". According to the document, Cohen testified he had been contacted by a Russian national in November 2015, who claimed to be able to offer "political synergy" and repeatedly suggested arranging a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Trump.

People John Kelly Won't Be Out in 2018 After All
Author: 0 John Kelly Won't Be Out in 2018 After All

The president announced last week that retired Marine Corps Gen. John F. Kelly will leave the post at the end of the month. We are in no rush because we have a wonderful chief of staff right now. Instead, he is leaving the VP's office to work for a pro-Trump political action committee. "Fake News has it purposely wrong", Trump wrote. Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) has been one of the few people openly vying for the job, though it's not clear how serious this proposition is.

People Leo Varadkar: Halting or delaying Brexit will remove no-deal threat
Author: 0 Leo Varadkar: Halting or delaying Brexit will remove no-deal threat

The mace - a symbol of royal authority required to sit in its place for parliament to pass laws - was last taken from its place in protest in 2009. It was trading at $1.50 on the day of the 2016 Brexit referendum. The EU is due to hold a summit on December 13-14. The timing of the ruling on the eve of the British parliamentary vote was no coincidence - the court said it had ruled with unprecedented haste to ensure that British lawmakers would understand their options.

People Strasbourg shooting: What we know so far about the suspect
Author: 0 Strasbourg shooting: What we know so far about the suspect

The attack unfolded at around 20:00 local time (8am NZT) close to Strasbourg's famed Christmas market. Before the attack, authorities had designated the gunman, who was not identified by name, a possible security risk, the local prefecture said.

People Nobel Peace Prize winners
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OSLO-One of the winners of this year's Nobel Peace Prize says the attention the prize has drawn to sexual violence against women in war zones must be followed by action against the abuses. Nobel committee chairwoman Berit Reiss-Andersen said the pair were "two of the strongest voices in the world today". In her Nobel acceptance address, Murad said more than 6,500 women and girls from her community had been kidnapped, raped and traded "in the 21st century, in the age of globalization and ...

People US Marines: Five missing after Japan crash declared dead
Author: 0 US Marines: Five missing after Japan crash declared dead

Col. Mitchell Maury, commander of Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 152, said in the statement. The statement did not identify the five Marines, but it did say their next-of-kin had been notified. In August 2017, Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin was relieved of his duty as the commander of 7th Fleet following a deadly collision between the destroyer USS John S.

People Doubt cast over tomorrow's crucial Brexit deal vote
Author: 0 Doubt cast over tomorrow's crucial Brexit deal vote

It followed his criticism of the government's decision to cancel Tuesday's crunch vote on Brexit . "Even though I voted Remain , from the moment I took up the responsibility of being Prime Minister of this great country I have known that my duty is to honour the result of that (referendum) vote", she said.

People Police arrest man outside British Parliament for trespassing
Author: 0 Police arrest man outside British Parliament for trespassing

The man was arrested on suspicion of trespassing at a protected site, Met Police said in a brief statement on Twitter. Video from the scene shows a group of around a dozen officers surrounding a man, who was handcuffed after being Tasered inside the Carriage Gates.

People Mishawaka High School students walk out in honor of Breana Rouhselang
Author: 0 Mishawaka High School students walk out in honor of Breana Rouhselang

At this time, I would like to ask our citizens to join me in praying for Breana, her family, the Mishawaka High School community and all families that have been impacted. A GoFundMe campaign was launched to help Rouhselang's family pay for Breana's funeral costs. Trejo and Rouhselang met at Mishawaka High School in the South Bend suburb of the same name, where Trejo played on the football team and Rouhselang was team manager .

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