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Global Media US Votes Against Banning Death Penalty for LGBTQ People
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Russia, on the other hand, was not able to vote. The resolution also expresses serious concern that the application of the death penalty for adultery is disproportionately imposed on women. "This is a monumental moment where the global community has publicly highlighted that these horrific laws simply must end". While last week's vote is not evidence of any significant policy change, it does show what kind of company the US keeps among nations that support the death penalty.

Global Media Edmonton terror attacks: Abdulahi Sharif attends bail hearing
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Sharif was ordered to be removed from the United States to Somalia in September 22, 2011. "Mr. Sharif waived his right to appeal that decision", the statement said. His case has been put over until November 14 to give him time to hire a lawyer. Sharif has been charged with five counts of attempt murder, risky driving, criminal flight causing bodily harm, and possession of a weapon for a unsafe goal.

Global Media MQM, PTI challenge PML-N's election reforms bill in SHC
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Mohsin Ranjha said the accountability court did not indict the former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and it would take up the matter again on next hearing. In the petition, PAT argued that the bill was against the spirit of Constitution by enabling a disqualified person to become party leader. The tweets done by Maryam Nawaz had screenshots regarding Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) remarks while hearing Hanif Abbasi's petition which seeks the disqualification of Imran Khan and PTI secretary ...

Global Media Suspected Las Vegas shooter graduated from Los Angeles high school
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The suspect opened fire from a room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino. He opened fire as the artist Jason Aldean performed. "Ms. Benjamin, a garbage disposal salesman who was known as "Chromedome", "Big Daddy" and "Old Baldy", committed an armed robbery of a Phoenix bank in 1960 that netted him more than $4,600, the Tuscon Daily Citizen reported in 1971.

Global Media Brownback orders flags lowered in response to Las Vegas shooting
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Trump, announced that all USA and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff. A shooter opened fire on a country music festival in Las Vegas late Sunday, killing at least 58 people and injuring at least 515 others. "Michigan joins the rest of the nation as we mourn the dozens of lives lost in Las Vegas", Snyder said. "The safety of New Yorkers and our visitors is our number one priority, and we are remaining vigilant and in close contact with local and federal officials and our partner ...

Global Media Iraq's first non-Arab president, Jalal Talabani, has died
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The [Massoud] Barzani administration could take a step back. The central government in Baghdad imposed further punitive measures in retaliation for the independence vote last month by slapping sanctions on Kurdish banks and halting foreign currency transfers to the Kurdish region.

Global Media Despite desperate shortages, US fails to mount robust response in Puerto Rico
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The Federal Emergency Management Agency has shipped millions of gallons of water and meals to Puerto Rico , but the island no longer has the infrastructure to widely deliver those supplies. He added: "The first responders, the military, Fema , they have done an incredible job in Puerto Rico ". In Washington, Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., noted that many people in more remote areas still in dire straits and in need of food and water.

Global Media Trial begins in 2016 bombing
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A day later, Rahimi could be seen smiling in court along with almost everyone else as one government witness struggled to circle a paused video shot of only the man carrying bags down the street without also circling those around him. Berman says he'll look into it, and the case proceeded with Rahimi in the courtroom. She told jurors Monday that she couldn't see or hear. She asked if her eye was still even there.

Global Media Danish submarine builder 'had films of beheaded women'
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He has denied killing Wall, and said he was "not the only person" with access to the computer in his workshop. Peter Madsen, Danish inventor, engineer, rocket- and u-boat builder, talks about entrepreneurship during Danish Business Day event held in Copenhagen May 9, 2017.

Global Media Defense Secretary Mattis voices support for Iran deal ahead of deadline
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However, the agreement didn't cover those issues because it focused exclusively on Iran's nuclear program. "Europe should lead", he said during an interview in NY. He also said, not for the first time, that Iran would consider working with European nations to keep the deal alive even if the USA backs out. The US decision whether to stay in the Iran deal also sends a message to North Korea that it is in their interests to reach a nuclear deal of its own, the diplomat said, asking, "why ...

Global Media Grande calls for gun control after Las Vegas concert massacre
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Sunday's tragedy, which is now the deadliest mass shooting in USA history, occurred during the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas . "My heart is breaking for Las Vegas ", she wrote . Videos posted on social media show Aldean singing as very rapid gunfire begins in the background. "Terror bares no race, gender or religion", Lady Gaga stated.

Global Media Iran, Turkey vow to boost military ties amidst Kurds' independence move
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The Iranian chief executive emphasized that Iran and Turkey , as two important countries and the pillars of stability in the region, could play an influential role in resolving regional issues if they stood by each other. In a joint press conference with O'Donovan, Iranian Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani said that Iran and Ireland have common views on continuing implementation of the JCPOA.

Global Media Two Women From Bay Area Killed in Las Vegas Mass Shooting
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San Francisco Police Chief William Scott wrote in a statement that Stacee Etcheber "was taken in a senseless act of violence" while her husband "heroically rushed to aid shooting victims". Vinnie had been searching local hospitals overnight before being relegated to the Las Vegas police command center to wait for word. Authorities had trouble identifying her since Etcheber had his wife's cell phone and identification card at the time of the shooting.

Global Media Las Vegas authorities to give update on mass shooting
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Paddock gambled more than $10,000 per day on several occasions, and sometimes even $20,000 to $30,000 in a day, NBC News reported. She said Paddock had talked with her husband about when would be the right time to move. Sunday's shooting came more than four months after a suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, that killed 22 people. "She is a good and gentle person", Waltrip said.

Global Media Vigils expected to be held in Las Vegas
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The dead included one off-duty police officer, Lombardo said. "He talked about how he just moved closer to where we are", Chris Michel, owner of Dixie GunWorx, in St. The motive is still unknown, but authorities have raided the shooter's home in Mesquite, Nevada and made some startling discoveries. "They checked each floor until they located what they believed to be the room", Lombardo said.