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People DRC elections: Don't deprive Congolese of their fundamental human right
Author: 0 DRC elections: Don't deprive Congolese of their fundamental human right

On the eve of the first expected results of Democratic Republic of Congo's long-delayed presidential election, President Donald Trump said military personnel had deployed to central Africa to protect U.S. The tensions come as worldwide pressure is mounting on the government to release accurate election results. The African Union, which deployed an 80-member team to monitor the vote, also said that respect for voters' wishes was "crucial".

People Texas man charged in deaths of children
Author: 0 Texas man charged in deaths of children

The woman was not able to immediately speak to police because of her injuries, the Houston Chronicle said. On Thursday, Junaid Hashim Mehmood , 27, reportedly made the emergency call and later turned himself in for allegedly committing a gruesome triple homicide in Texas city that claimed the lives of his three young children.

People Brexit: PM says critics of her deal are risking democracy
Author: 0 Brexit: PM says critics of her deal are risking democracy

The backstop has cost her the support of dozens of her own MPs and the small Northern Irish party that props up her minority government, with critics fearing it could leave Britain indefinitely trapped in the EU's customs union. The findings are a blow to Downing Street, which had hoped that Tory members would put pressure on rebel MPs to support Mrs May's proposals when they are put to the vote this month.

People US Police Release Sketch, New Surveillance Footage of 7-Year-Old's Killer
Author: 0 US Police Release Sketch, New Surveillance Footage of 7-Year-Old's Killer

Police tweeted: 'The Jazmine Barnes Homicide investigation has taken a new direction. Her daughter Jazmine was shot in the head and killed. "This is just something from the both of us that could just help them", says Officer Miles. "We're asking you to give justice to me and my family", said a tearful Ms Watt. The Sheldon Independent School District said in a statement that Jazmine was a second-grader at Monahan Elementary in Houston .

People Negotiations continue as government shutdown enters 3rd week
Author: 0 Negotiations continue as government shutdown enters 3rd week

Trump said Friday he is willing to drag out negotiations "for months or even years" until he gets the $5.6 billion he says is needed to start building the wall. Pelosi said during a Friday town hall at Trinity University in Washington , D.C., that "impeachment is a very divisive approach to take, and we shouldn't take it".

People TSA Screeners Are Calling in Sick
Author: 0 TSA Screeners Are Calling in Sick

Kennedy International Airport in New York, CNN reported Friday. Remaining workers have had to work extra hours to cover the gaps, according to CNN . The publication said whereas 25 to 30 TSA staff are absent from a typical shift, the numbers at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport had shot up by 200-300 percent.

People PM Imran, President Erdogan discuss issues of mutual interest
Author: 0 PM Imran, President Erdogan discuss issues of mutual interest

The minister was speaking to journalists before leaving for Turkey's visit along with Prime Minister Imran Khan and Finance Minister Asad Umar. The Turkish president further said his country will host the leaders of Pakistan and Afghanistan for a meeting geared toward bringing peace to Afghanistan.

People Indian Student Dies While
Author: 0 Indian Student Dies While "Taking Selfie" On A Cliff In Ireland

Search and rescue officials were mobilised as soon as an alarm was raised. Eyewitnesses interviewed by Gardaí at the scene confirmed the death was a tragic accident. The incident remains under investigation while Gardaí were last night trying to make contact with the victim's family in India. It's understood that the man, who had been visiting friends in Ireland for the summer and was taking photos at the time of the tragedy.

People Investigators look at Idaho connection to missing Colorado mom case
Author: 0 Investigators look at Idaho connection to missing Colorado mom case

Frazee is being held without bond and was in court for a custody hearing Thursday. The child is in the legal custody of Teller County Human Services. Berreth, a flight instructor, was last seen shopping with her daughter, Kaylee, at a supermarket in Woodland Park, south of Denver, on Thanksgiving Day.

People Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Tells Crowd
Author: 0 Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Tells Crowd "We Will Impeach the Motherf-er.'"

The blue wave, powered in large part by voters who said they did so in opposition to the President , means the House is full of new Democratic members with a firm mandate to attack Trump frequently. Before speaking to that crowd yesterday, she published an op-ed in the Detroit Free Press stating the case for impeachment. He called Tlaib's comments a "disgrace" to her and her family.

People Bankers arrested in United Kingdom over $2bn Mozambique fraud
Author: 0 Bankers arrested in United Kingdom over $2bn Mozambique fraud

Later, the 37-year-old woman was released on bail, awaiting extradition procedure to the United States. On Wednesday, Lebanese citizen Jean Boustani, who had worked for an Abu Dhabi-based contractor of the Mozambican companies, was arrested at New York's John F.

People United States says Saudi version of Khashoggi murder 'not credible'
Author: 0 United States says Saudi version of Khashoggi murder 'not credible'

Saudi Arabia's investigation and handling of the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi still lacks full credibility and accountability, a senior USA official said Friday. It is also seeking a solution to the war in Yemen between the legitimate government supported by a Saudi-led coalition and Houthi militias backed by Iran.

Author: 0 Federal Agencies Told to Hold Off Pay Raises as Government Shutdown Continues

The guidance was issued Friday in a memo from Margaret Weichert, the acting director of the Office of Personnel Management. Cabinet secretaries who were paid US$199,700 a year would have seen their annual pay rise to US$210,700. Meanwhile, almost 800,000 federal employees are in unpaid limbo, about 380,000 of them having been furloughed, as others continue to work without pay.

People Orthodox patriarch signs decree on independent Ukraine church
Author: 0 Orthodox patriarch signs decree on independent Ukraine church

Russian Federation long opposed such efforts by the Ukrainians for an independent church, which intensified after Russian Federation seized Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula in March 2014 and began supporting separatists shortly thereafter in Ukraine's eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk.

People Pope calls for 'change of mindset' in letter to US bishops
Author: 0 Pope calls for 'change of mindset' in letter to US bishops

The Pope's eight-page letter to the American bishops is a mix of spiritual encouragement and blunt criticism. In a long and highly unusual letter sent to USA bishops as they embarked on a week-long retreat, Francis said the handling of the scandal showed the urgent need for a new approach to management and mindset within the Roman Catholic Church.

People Rakhine rebels kill 13 policemen in Myanmar
Author: 0 Rakhine rebels kill 13 policemen in Myanmar

The army led a crackdown against the Rohingya in western Rakhine state in 2017, justifying the violence as necessary to flush out militants from the stateless minority. Security forces were responding to the attacks and the armed forces will continue operating in the area for security, he said. The Myanmar military last month announced a four-month halt to fighting in the north and northeast of the country to kick-start peace talks with armed groups seeking autonomy, but that announcement ...

People Judge Extends Mueller Grand Jury
Author: 0 Judge Extends Mueller Grand Jury

The extension allows Mueller to continue his current work with the same grand jury, rather than having to impanel a new group. The panel began hearing evidence in July 2017, two months after Mueller was appointed to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and potential ties to President Donald Trump's campaign.

People Appeals court sides with Pres. Trump in transgender military case
Author: 0 Appeals court sides with Pres. Trump in transgender military case

The Department of Defense said individuals who have gender dysphoria could not serve in the military, with some exceptions. "The court also agreed with the Trump administration that former Defense Secretary James Mattis " plan is not a blanket ban on "transgender" people.

People Police Arrest 'Yellow Vest' Movement Leader in Paris
Author: 0 Police Arrest 'Yellow Vest' Movement Leader in Paris

The arrest of a protest leader in France has sparked outrage in the country as Paris prepares for a new round of the Yellow Vest rallies. Left-wing MP Jean-Luc Melenchon called it an " abuse of power " and "a politicised police targeting and harassing the leaders of the yellow vests movement".

People Private data of hundreds of German politicians released online
Author: 0 Private data of hundreds of German politicians released online

German media said a fax number and two email addresses used by Merkel had been published but the government said it appeared no sensitive material from her office had been released. According to the New York Times , the almost 1,000 people affected seem to have largely one thing in common: past criticism of the country's far right .

People Iran hasn't violated Res 2231: Javad Zarif hits back at Pompeo
Author: 0 Iran hasn't violated Res 2231: Javad Zarif hits back at Pompeo

The top USA diplomat also said the launches would signal Iran's ongoing "defiance" of United Nations Security Council Resolution 2231, which endorsed the global nuclear agreement and called upon the Islamic Republic to refrain from any activity related to ballistic missiles capable of delivering nuclear weapons.

Author: 0 U.S. airstrike in Yemen kills al-Qaeda operative behind USS Cole bombing

USA officials told CNN that the strike took place in Yemen's Ma'rib Governorate. It wasn't revealed whether the operation was carried out by the CIA or by USA military forces, only that the airstrike was the result of a joint United States military and intelligence operation, a U.S.

People Three dead, four injured in California bowling alley shooting
Author: 0 Three dead, four injured in California bowling alley shooting

Three male victims were pronounced dead at the scene. Torrance Police Department urged people to " stay away from the area ". Three people have died after a gunman opened fire at a bowling alley near Los Angeles . In the harrowing footage posted online by witness D Ryon Thomas, screaming can be heard in the background as an officer cuts a blood-soaked shirt from the motionless man.

People UK minister defends giving Brexit ferry deal to firm with no ships
Author: 0 UK minister defends giving Brexit ferry deal to firm with no ships

Seaborne Freight did not immediately respond to requests for comment on Wednesday. It was established two years ago and has been in negotiations about running freight ferries between Ramsgate and Ostend, but no services are now running. It comes as May faces perhaps the most testing period of her premiership, with the Article 50 deadline looming on March 29 and MPs looking likely to vote down her deal in Westminster later this month.

People British army calling on 'snowflakes,' 'binge gamers' to join
Author: 0 British army calling on 'snowflakes,' 'binge gamers' to join

At the same time, it seems the army has drawn on the nostalgia caused by the recent centennial of the end of the Great War, with the images echoing the famous " Lord Kitchener wants you " posters of 1914. In the United Kingdom, massive outsourcing contracts have failed to meet recruitment goals since 2012, with 47 percent of applicants dropping out of the process voluntarily just previous year.

People Trump takes a jibe at Modi for funding a library in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Trump takes a jibe at Modi for funding a library in Afghanistan

And we're supposed to say thank you for the library. The infrastructure projects including construction of the 218-km road from Zaranj to Delaram for movement of goods to the Iranian border, construction of the 220kV DC transmission line from Pul-e-Khumri to Kabul that provides a key element of security for Afghan and U.S.

People 7 killed in multi-vehicle crash on I-75 in Florida
Author: 0 7 killed in multi-vehicle crash on I-75 in Florida

The children were traveling in a large passenger van from Avoyelles Parish, Florida Highway Patrol Lieutenant Patrick Riordan said during a news conference this morning in Alachua, south of Gainesville. Both vehicles then burst through a metal guardrail and into oncoming traffic, slamming into another semitrailer and the van carrying the children. "It's good when patients have families by their side and many of these patients have families at their side", said Dr.

People Boy's heartbreaking last words before 'smell of cooking fish' killed him
Author: 0 Boy's heartbreaking last words before 'smell of cooking fish' killed him

EMS rushed Camron to Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center, but he could not be saved. While Jean-Pierre's family suspects the boy died of an allergic reaction, the official cause of death still has yet to be determined. "We knew he had an allergy... but usually, he don't get nothing that severe like that", he said. Camron was a sixth grader at Theodore Schor Middle School in Piscataway, N.J., where he "made everyone around him happy", Jean-Pierre said.

People Woman in vegetative state suddenly gives birth, sparking sex abuse investigation
Author: 0 Woman in vegetative state suddenly gives birth, sparking sex abuse investigation

And they didn't know what was wrong with her", the source said, according to the station. Investigators are working to determine who is responsible for impregnating the woman, who almost drowned more than a decade ago. Hacienda HealthCare spokeswoman Nancy Salmon told CBS News : "Hacienda Healthcare has been in business in the valley for over 50 years, and has an outstanding reputation providing high-quality specialized care for our patients".

People Poland: Five teenage girls die in 'Escape Room' fire
Author: 0 Poland: Five teenage girls die in 'Escape Room' fire

Polish Interior Minister Joachim Brudzinski has ordered fire safety controls be placed in all escape rooms , a type of game in which players locked inside a room or building must find clues to help them get out. In the United Kingdom, the number of escape rooms has soared from just seven in 2013 to more than 1,000 as of past year. "May God take care of their parents and loved ones".

People Brazil’s new president removes LGBT concerns from human rights ministry
Author: 0 Brazil’s new president removes LGBT concerns from human rights ministry

The benchmark stock exchange surged as much as 4.1 percent on Wednesday while the real led global gains among currencies on signs the government is broadening plans to privatize and could have more support in Congress than expected. An outspoken admirer of US President Donald Trump, Bolsonaro has pledged to strengthen relations with Washington while pursuing a nationalist agenda that downplays multilateral bodies and regional trade blocs.

People Britain Warns Russia Against 'Chess Games' Over Alleged Spy
Author: 0 Britain Warns Russia Against 'Chess Games' Over Alleged Spy

Diplomatic relations between Britain and Russia are tense, particularly following the attempted murder of a former Russian spy in Britain previous year with a nerve agent. -based supplier of automotive parts and components. USA media said he had previously worked in security and investigations for the global staffing firm Kelly Services, which is headquartered in MI and has operations in Russian Federation.

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