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Global Media US, South Korea drills begin amid tensions with North
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Unlike the March exercise, UFG doesn't include live fire drills and happens concurrently with drills by local governments and civil servants to prepare South Korea's civil defenses. Britain's involvement in the games has been kept quiet amid fears the United Kingdom could be dragged into a war of words between North Korea and President Donald Trump .

Global Media Spanish woman severed by faulty lift just hours after giving birth
Author: 0 Spanish woman severed by faulty lift just hours after giving birth

Local newspapers reported that her head became trapped between the lift frame and ceiling as it started moving upwards while her body and legs were left hanging into the open shaft below. "I went to the information desk", Carmen Nunez said. It's a grisly end more befitting a Final Destination movie, but one that sadly befell a young woman at a hospital in Seville, Spain.

Global Media Teen pleads guilty to lesser charge in Slender Man attack
Author: 0 Teen pleads guilty to lesser charge in Slender Man attack

Should the jury reject the insanity defence for Weier, prosecutors would recommend up to 10 years in prison, according to the paper. She said she feared the Slender Man would harm her and her family if she did not kill Leutner. "How was she hurt?" the judge asked. Anissa Weier was just 12-years-old when she and a friend repeatedly stabbed a classmate almost to death in 2014, all in the name of appeasing the fictional online horror character Slender Man.

Global Media Quake hits Italian island, buildings collapse
Author: 0 Quake hits Italian island, buildings collapse

Several buildings collapsed in the town of Casamicciola and at least one person was killed. A local doctor, Roberto Allocca, said that 25 people had been taken to a hospital, according to Reuters, and 10 people were missing. Towns and villages were damaged in the regions of Lazio, Le Marche, Umbria and Abruzzo, with the epicentre about 4km north-east of Norcia. Together with the nearby island of Capri, Ischia - in the Gulf of Naples - is a favourite island getaway for the European jet-set, ...

Global Media President Trump Calls Lindsey Graham a
Author: 0 President Trump Calls Lindsey Graham a "Publicity Seeker"

Mr Trump earlier tweeted that claims are false that he drew "moral equivalency between KKK, neo-Nazis and white supremacists" and Heather Heyer - the woman who died in Charlottesville . culture and history were being "ripped apart". Almost an identical number (57%) who disapprove of Trump say they are never going to change their minds on the President's job performance either.

Global Media BJP landslide in Mira Bhayander Municipal elections; Shiv Sena, Congress routed
Author: 0 BJP landslide in Mira Bhayander Municipal elections; Shiv Sena, Congress routed

The counting of votes began at 10 am this morning. The saffron party left the Shiv Sena and Congress at a distant second and third respectively. Also, BJP won nine out of 11 municipalities in the March 2017 municipal elections. The victory is significant for the ruling BJP in Maharashtra since it chose to contest the civic polls on its own in keeping with its strategy for municipal and zilla parishad (district councils) elections held earlier this year.

Global Media Coast Guard suspends search for five Army aviators off Hawaii
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The U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday that it had suspended its search off Hawaii for five Army aviators missing since their Black Hawk helicopter crashed last week. Families of the missing soldiers were notified about the search suspension before reporters were told at the news conference and there has been no determination yet of the crash's cause, said Maj.

Author: 0 Nigeria's Leader Returns Home After Prolonged Sick Leave

The 74-year-old Former Military ruler, read the riot act in his Monday morning broadcast to the nation on what to expect going forward, stating that his government will deal with those fuelling calls for the disintegration of the country. Hours later, his spokesman said Buhari had written to lawmakers to notify them of his return to office. Parker said that Buhari had caused a "distraction by his absence", and that she expected "decisive action" from the president in the coming weeks to ...

Global Media John Oliver urges conservatives to condemn Trump's Charlottesville response: 'Say his name'
Author: 0 John Oliver urges conservatives to condemn Trump's Charlottesville response: 'Say his name'

Oliver shared with the audience that just "around 54" of 292 Republicans called out the president by name when condemning his reaction to the rally. Like various TV news programs before him, Oliver showed that infamous Oval Office photo of Trump talking on phone to Russian ruler Vladimir Putin while surrounded by his team of Reince Priebus, Michael Flynn, Sean Spicer, Bannon and Veep Mike Pence - all now gone, save Pence.

Global Media Justin Trudeau, Irish PM Leo Varadkar March In Montreal's LGBT Pride Parade
Author: 0 Justin Trudeau, Irish PM Leo Varadkar March In Montreal's LGBT Pride Parade

The leaders met for talks to discuss a range of issues, including Brexit and abortion, reports the BBC . The Canadian PM said he shared PM Varadkar's perspective that reproductive rights were human rights. Leo Varadkar , the first gay leader of Ireland , and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau marched together in Montreal Pride at the weekend. "True friends, whether countries or individuals, must be able to speak truths to each other and you can only do that by speaking to each ...

Global Media US, South Korea Launch Military Exercises
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The drills are important for another reason: China has called on the U.S.to halt them in order to start talks with North Korea, part of its freeze-for-freeze proposal that would also require Kim to suspend nuclear and missile tests. According to Kyodo, any missile Pyongyang would launch targeting the USA territory of Guam would fly over Shimane, Hiroshima, Ehime and Kochi prefectures, places where the drills were held on Friday.

Global Media North Korea Threatens 'Merciless Strike' Against US
Author: 0 North Korea Threatens 'Merciless Strike' Against US

During last year's drills, North Korea launched a ballistic missile from a submarine and put its military on the highest alert. The unusual visits to Seoul by Adm. Other members of the United Nations Command - Australia , Canada, Colombia, Denmark, New Zealand, the Netherlands and Britain - have also sent their forces but the drills are majorly led by the USA and South Korea .

Global Media Watch trailer: Varun Dhawan's 'Judwaa 2' is full on entertainment!
Author: 0 Watch trailer: Varun Dhawan's 'Judwaa 2' is full on entertainment!

Here watch Judwaa 2 trailer - the remake of Salman Khan's iconic Judwaa . David was present at the launch of the trailer of " Judwaa 2 " on Monday. Maker Sajid Nadiadwala had said that they were truly intrigued to be a piece of the film and along these lines they were there. While the later part of the trailer, introduces us to quirky Prem.

Global Media China urges halt to US-S.Korea military drills
Author: 0 China urges halt to US-S.Korea military drills

The same exercises in 2016 provoked North Korea to conduct nuclear tests. Pyongyang has made a categorical announcement that it has acquired the capability to target any part of the USA with its #Nuclear Missiles and it will not necessarily be restricted to Guam or Hawaii.

Global Media Texas man tries to plant bomb on Confederate statue, officials say
Author: 0 Texas man tries to plant bomb on Confederate statue, officials say

Saturday at Herrmann Park after a park ranger noticed him kneeling in bushes in front of statue of Confederate officer Richard Dowling, acting U.S. Attorney Abe Martinez said in a statement Monday. Nitroglycerin is highly unsafe to transport or use. ln its undiluted form, it is one of the world's most powerful explosives. Authorities believe the items in Schneck's possession on Saturday were capable of producing a viable explosive device, according to the documents.

Global Media Three infants die in Raipur hospital
Author: 0 Three infants die in Raipur hospital

According to reports, the operator Ravi Chandra at the Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Hospital was heavily drunk and fell asleep resulting in the oxygen supply to 10 children getting stopped. While some reports said the supply dropped for 30 minutes, others reported the decreased levels lasted for three hours . Meanwhile, Chief Minister Raman Singh has ordered a probe and expressed grief over the death of newborns.