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Global Media Trump Transgender Ban On Hold Until February
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New guidance released Friday by the Pentagon makes it clear that any transgender troops now in the military can re-enlist in the next several months, even as the department debates how broadly to enforce a ban on their service ordered by President Donald Trump .

Global Media Indian Doctor stabbed to death, patient arrested
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According to information reaching here, the doctor, Achutha Reddy, in his 50s, hailed from Nalgonda and is an alumni of the Osmania Medical College, from where he graduated in 1986. Even as the staff rushed to help, Dr Reddy managed to escape from the spot. Neighbours near Dutt's family home say he was kind and a very quiet young man.

Global Media During The Pledge, Teacher Has To Be Forced To Leave Boy
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The student's father, Brian Chaney, said that the decision to not stand comes from his son and that he supports, stating,"It's his choice to sit I don't make him sit". The alleged incident happened September 7. "If they're fighting for freedom, they're fighting for us to have choices", Brian Chaney said. "The District fully supports the right of each student to participate or not in the daily Pledge".

Global Media Federal Judge Blocks Sessions' Move to Punish Sanctuary Cities
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President Trump later announced he was working on an agreement to protect them. City officials have said such a ruling would prevent the Justice Department from withholding what are called Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grants to the cities based on their refusal to take the steps Sessions ordered.

Global Media Liquid cats, crocodile bets win Ig Nobel science spoof prizes
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And it has been barely 20 years since science definitively established whether old men's ears really are larger. Can cats be both solid and liquid? The victor of the Ig Nobel in physics used mathematical formulas to conclude that active young cats and kittens hold their physical shape longer than older, lazier felines.

Global Media Syria war: Turkey, Russia, Iran agree Idlib 'ceasefire' zone
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This development comes a week after a meeting between Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Iran's President Hassan Rouhani during Russia-led Syria talks in the central Asian nation, Kazakhstan's capital of Astana. Turkey , which opposes the Syrian government, and Syria's allies Russian Federation and Iran reached a deal in talks in the Kazakh capital, Astana.

Global Media Korea of military options
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Pyongyang previously fired a missile over the country last month. USA options range from everything to accepting North Korea as a nuclear power to using military force in a bid to destroy its arsenal and even oust leader Kim Jong Un . Trump has repeatedly voiced skepticism of global organizations such as the United Nations, and member nations may be looking for signs of change since the recent departures of White House nationalist advocates such as chief strategist Steve Bannon.

Global Media Jefferson statue is shrouding in black in Charlottesville
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Sullivan, on the night of August 11, when white supremacists surrounded students who had gathered to protest their presence on the campus. Protesters covered the statue with a black tarp and signs that read " Black Lives Matter " and another that read "TJ is a racist + rapist".

Global Media Vatican diplomat recalled from U.S. during child-porn investigation
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After receiving the information from the US State department, a criminal inquiry was opened by the Vatican's prosecutor who has started an "international collaboration" in order to investigate the case. The Vatican recalled its ambassador to the Dominican Republic in 2013 after he was accused of sexually abusing young boys. After he was defrocked, Wesolowski lost his diplomatic immunity and the Vatican said he could be tried by other courts.

Global Media Jose re-strengthens to Category 1 hurricane
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ET Friday. Jose is centered about 360 miles northeast of the southeastern Bahamas and is moving west-northwest near 8 mph. The storm's track is forecast to go northward Sunday into Monday. Friday. But the window for intensification looks to last the weekend only. Wind shear is expected to increase by late this weekend, which should keep a slight lid on Jose's intensity.

Global Media Security Guard Shoots Himself And Blames 'Black Male' Suspect
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Brent Ahlers , a St. Catherine University security officer, apparently shot himself on Tuesday. Authorities say the guard told investigators he was handling his gun when it fired, striking him in the shoulder. St. Catherine placed Ahlers on paid leave of absence September 13 during the investigation for the alleged shooter. The president of the St. Paul NAACP told the Star Tribune , " that's what black people live with ".

Global Media 11-Year-Old Boy Realizes Dream to Mow White House Lawn
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So far it's gotten him a handshake photo in the Oval Office with the president, a spate of TV interviews and a laudatory tweet from Trump that included a slick video produced by the White House. But after Frank started a lawn-mowing business, Giaccio said, it just made sense to reach out to high-profile customers. "Even though I'm only 10, I'd like to show the nation what young people like me are ready for", Sanders said the child wrote.

Global Media Mnuchin: I Requested Government Plane For 'National Security' Reasons
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Here's what Treasury chief Steven Mnuchin, speaking to a conference hosted by Politico on Thursday, said about the eclipse, which he briefly viewed while on a trip to Kentucky . "Really? I don't have any interest in watching the eclipse". Aside from the President and Vice President, travel on military aircraft is typically reserved for cabinet members who deal directly with national security, such as the Secretaries of Defense and State.

Global Media Folau creates storm with same-sex marriage tweet
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Doodled survey papers will still be counted as a formal vote, as long as they have a readable "yes" or "no" vote, according to an article by Buzzfeed. "My name is Bree and I received your postal vote in the mail at my workplace, Australia Post must have put it in the wrong PO box by accident so I have re-addressed it", she wrote.

Global Media Trump Signed a Resolution Condemning White Supremacists
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Trump condemned "all forms" of bigotry in a statement after signing the resolution . On Thursday, after his meeting with Senator Scott, one of a series of questions posed to President Trump during a Q & A session with reporters aboard Air Force One had to do with his earlier comments on Charlottesville .

Global Media Judge in St. Louis police shooting case known as objective
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Stockley testified at his own trial and the defense presented only one other witness. St. Louis had waited with bated breath, restless and on edge, as it awaited the judge's ruling , as CNN notes . Prosecutors questioned why Mr Stockley had rummaged through the boot of his police patrol vehicle immediately after the shooting, before returning to Mr Smith's auto.

Global Media India calls Rohingya refugees 'threat to national security'
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The Indian government on Thursday told the Supreme Court that Rohingya refugees were "a threat to national security", pushing back against the condemnation of its plans to deport them. "Rohingyas can't stay in India as refugees". Bangladesh, which is facing a big influx of Rohingyas from Myanmar, has called on the global community to intervene and put pressure on Myanmar to address the exodus.

Global Media Explosion Reported In Subway Station In West London
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Emergency services are responding to a Terrorist Attack at Parsons Green tube station in London , following an explosion on a train Friday morning. "We have sent multiple resources to the scene including single responders in cars, ambulance crews, incident response officers and our hazardous area response team", the London Ambulance Service said on Twitter .

Global Media Crocodile Kills Financial Times Reporter Paul McClean
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Mr McClean was seen by a local fisherman being "dragged into the river" by the crocodile, said Fawas Lafeer, owner of Safa Surf School. " Financial Times Editor Lionel Barber saidremembers Paul as ".an outstanding young journalist with a great future at the FT".