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Global Media Court Rejects a Murder Conviction and Sentences in Blackwater Case
Author: 0 Court Rejects a Murder Conviction and Sentences in Blackwater Case

The four were working as security contractors in Iraq for the controversial firm Blackwater, which was rebranded as Xe Services amid worldwide uproar over the 2007 Nisour Square massacre of civilians, including women and children. At sentencing, Lamberth, a Ronald Reagan appointee and former Army captain, said the defendants, all USA military veterans, "appear overall to be good young men who have never been in trouble", but added, "It is clear these fine young men just panicked".

Global Media Taoiseach on two-day visit to Northern Ireland
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He also had called for a U.K./EU customs union after Brexit , saying: "If the U.K. doesn't want to stay in the customs union perhaps there can be an EU/U.K. Leo Varadkar has made his first trip to Northern Ireland as Taoiseach and has called on people to build bridges, not borders. "We have to negotiate our way through this".

Global Media Rahul Gandhi attacked in Gujarat
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Disgusting and disgraceful. Windowpanes of Congress VP's vehicle broken in an organized attack by goons, security staff injured. "This is being done deliberately by the BJP to create an atmosphere of fear in Gujarat just before the assembly eletcions.

Global Media Bikers escort bullied boy to first day of school
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When a local mechanic heard about it, he decided enough was enough. More than 50 bikers showed up to breakfast with Mick and his mother on the first day of school at Dekalb Middle School. "Standing up against bullying - we need more of that", Mr Vince said. His mother Tammy said she suspected he was being bullied after he came home one day with bumps and bruises.

Global Media Lavrov, Tillerson Discuss Latest N Korean Missile Test in Phone Talks
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Jay Lefkowitz, who was special envoy for human rights in North Korea during the George W. Bush administration, has even said that the US should abandon its "one Korea policy" of recognizing only the South Korean government. It comes as tensions between United States and North Korea continue to grow. The Kim Jong-Un regime said last week's test of an ICBM that it says is capable of reaching the continental United States was a "stern" warning to the U.S.

Global Media Secret Service kicked to the curb over Trump Tower lease dispute
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The Secret Service has vacated its command post inside Trump Tower following a dispute with President Trump's company over the lease. The argument was weird for all sorts of reasons, and it prompted the Secret Service, which very rarely weighs in on political disputes, to make clear that Sekulow's point was misguided.

Global Media Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms develop Friday
Author: 0 Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms develop Friday

After the severe storms and damaging winds of Wednesday , a much more traditional summer day will seem to many like a welcome reprieve, even if there are storms on the horizon. Highs will be in the mid 80s for most. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Tuesday: Showers early, then partly sunny.

Global Media Nigerian Airports fully ready for Hajj Operation- NAHCON
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The Bangladesh Biman is going to start its direct Hajj flight from Chittagong to Madina on Friday (August 4). RAM is planning to increase its transport capacity by devoting two Airbuses, namely an A.330 and A.340 with capacities of 266 and 300 seats, to the Hajj flights.

Global Media Climate change could make South Asia heat waves more deadly
Author: 0 Climate change could make South Asia heat waves more deadly

When wet-bulb temperatures reach 35C, the human body can not cool itself enough to survive more than a few hours. The hot and humid temperatures in the Indo-Gangetic Plains (IGP), home to over 900 million people, would exceed the upper limit of what normally people can tolerate, leading to higher mortalities due to heat waves, said a team of researchers led by Elfatih Eltahir , a professor of climate and hydrology at the MA of Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US.

Global Media Japan's Taro Kono to be foreign minister in cabinet reshuffle: Kyodo
Author: 0 Japan's Taro Kono to be foreign minister in cabinet reshuffle: Kyodo

However, he has seen public support rates plummet in the past few months over an array of political troubles, including allegations of favoritism to a friend in a business deal, which Abe denies. "I would like to express deep regret and apologize to the public" for creating mistrust due to various scandals, Abe said at a televised news conference, bowing for several seconds.

Global Media Two tons of illegal elephant ivory crushed in Central Park
Author: 0 Two tons of illegal elephant ivory crushed in Central Park

NY outlawed the sale of ivory in 2014, but an global ban on the trade of elephant ivory has existed for decades. Several groups were involved, including the International Fund for Animal Welfare [IFAW] which lobbies against the ivory trade and the killing of elephants.

Author: 0 Forum: John Kelly is President Trump's cry for help

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly smiles during a meeting with President Donald Trump and members of his Cabinet in the Cabinet Room at the White House, Monday, March 13, 2017, in Washington. It won't be easy to recover order within the administration and achieve a measure of success. "I hope that Gen. Kelly will absolutely, forcefully clean the place up", Corker said.

Global Media Declare whether virgin or married, asks Bihar's government hospital
Author: 0 Declare whether virgin or married, asks Bihar's government hospital

Until now, new recruits to the super-specialty medical institute in the state capital were required to declare if they were bachelors, widowers or virgins. An IGIMS employee requesting not to be named, "It is an outrageous way of asking people to declare their marital status". And "That I am married and have more one wife living".

Global Media TV Reporter Gets Punched in the Face by a Drunk in Moscow
Author: 0 TV Reporter Gets Punched in the Face by a Drunk in Moscow

When the journalist was leading the story, an unknown man appeared near him and started saying something about Ukraine and swearing. The confrontation turned violent when the journalist asked the man to leave the shot, which he didn't take kindly to, throwing a hay-maker at the journalist striking him square on the jaw.

Global Media Great white shark chomps down on researcher's camera
Author: 0 Great white shark chomps down on researcher's camera

Credit to " Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries ". Smith had been fighting to haul in the 30-pound striper all night when the shark leap out of the water and stole half of it in just one quick moment. 'Public education on great white sharks will bring a greater awareness and appreciation for this vulnerable apex predator. Luckily, the shark did not damage the camera.

Global Media RealTalk on the Wall, with Donald Trump
Author: 0 RealTalk on the Wall, with Donald Trump

In a transcript from the January 27 phone call , Trump appeared to be agitated at Pena Nieto's public remarks that Mexico would not pay for the border wall. Here's a compilation of Trump saying Mexico will pay for the wall . Putin was a pleasant call . Pena Nieto suggested that economic growth would be better than any wall Trump could build and asked Trump to help hammer out a " more fair trade relationship" with him.

Global Media Bribery allegations; MSRDC chief Radheshyam Mopalwar suspended
Author: 0 Bribery allegations; MSRDC chief Radheshyam Mopalwar suspended

Yesterday, the opposition in Maharashtra demanded Mopalwar's removal over some audio clips in which he was purportedly heard fixing a deal for a plot. Mehta is the second senior BJP minister after Eknath Khadse to face such an inquiry over corruption charges. The CM had washed his hands off it and asked Mehta to clarify his stand, and then, ordered an inquiry in the matter.

Global Media Massive fire engulfs Dubai high-rise building
Author: 0 Massive fire engulfs Dubai high-rise building

Footage on social media shows huge flames licking vertically up the outside of the building. Within minutes the fire had taken over one side of the 86-storey high building after breaking out near the top just before 1am local time (10pm GMT).

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