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Global Media Nyanga, Western Cape, is still the murder capital of South Africa
Author: 0 Nyanga, Western Cape, is still the murder capital of South Africa

Between April 2016 and the end of March previous year, 52 people were killed per day in South Africa . "The figures that always scare me are murder figures", he said. Murder increased by 6.9% while attempted murder increased by only 0.2%. Presenting a provincial analysis of contact crimes including murder, rape, attempted murder, assault with intent to inflict grievous bodily harm, common assault, common robbery, aggravated robbery and sexual assault, Major General Norman Sekhukhune, the ...

Global Media Thousands Of Russians Protest Proposed Government Pension Reforms
Author: 0 Thousands Of Russians Protest Proposed Government Pension Reforms

Opponents of the pension reforms, which envisage raising the retirement age for men to 65 from 60 and to 60 from 55 for women, staged protests across Russian Federation as voting took place. He said this was created to prevent him from leading Sunday's protests. Popular opposition leader Yevgeny Roizman, who is a former mayor of Yekaterinburg, said on Twitter that a younger generation took the lead because middle-aged Russians were too scared to protest.

Global Media Obama Says Trump A 'Symptom, Not The Cause' Of Political Resentments
Author: 0 Obama Says Trump A 'Symptom, Not The Cause' Of Political Resentments

Vice President Mike Pence says it's disappointing that former President Barack Obama is back on the campaign trail criticizing President Donald Trump . Obama , accusing Trump of "capitalizing" on "fear and anger" asked "What happened to the Republican Party?". Obama's speech came as he accepted the university's Paul H.

Global Media Man in Idlib fearing chemical attack makes gas mask from party cups
Author: 0 Man in Idlib fearing chemical attack makes gas mask from party cups

In another show of force, the Pentagon launched a surprise exercise in southern Syria on Friday after Russian Federation threatened military action in an area of Syria where us troops are located. About half of those displaced so far have moved to camps, while others went to informal settlements, stayed with families or rented housing, OCHA spokesman David Swanson said on Monday.

Global Media People flee USA coast as Hurricane Florence nears Carolinas
Author: 0 People flee USA coast as Hurricane Florence nears Carolinas

Rick Scott. Hurricane Florence is predicted to slam into the US East Coast as a "major" storm. "Florence is expected to produce total rainfall accumulations of 15 to 20 inches with isolated maxima to 30 inches near Florence's track over portions of North Carolina , Virginia , and northern SC through Saturday".

Global Media Bob Woodward Responds to Trump's
Author: 0 Bob Woodward Responds to Trump's "Fake News" Claims in TV Interview

He's got it in his head, and when people challenge him, he will say, 'I have had those ideas for 30 years, you're wrong'". "The Woodward book is a Joke - just another assault against me, in a barrage of assaults, using now disproven unnamed and anonymous sources", Trump wrote on his Twitter account .

Global Media North Korea marks anniversary with huge parade
Author: 0 North Korea marks anniversary with huge parade

Pyongyang residents have been training for months for the anniversary and held up the bouquets to spell out words and slogans that can be seen from the VIP viewing area. "Unification is the only way Koreans can survive." Before this year, the "blood-forged" alliance between Korean War allies China and North Korea had been looking shaky.

Global Media GoFundMe pick up the bill for homeless man's missing $560,000
Author: 0 GoFundMe pick up the bill for homeless man's missing $560,000

On Thursday, police executed a search warrant at the couple's home, but no charges have been filed, Burlington County Prosecutor Scott A. Coffina said in a statement . Police took away the couple's BMW and bags and boxes of unknown items from their home. "You should advise your clients that they are directed by the court to appear, and they can assert their privileges at that time", Dow said, as quoted by ABC 7 Chicago.

Global Media Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil’s presidential entrance-runner, stabbed at rally
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A hospital spokeswoman in the city of Juiz de Fora in Minas Gerais state, where the attack took place, confirmed to Reuters that Bolsonaro had been undergoing surgery but provided no details on his state nor his wounds. Bolsonaro's son, Eduardo, also a congressman, said his father had lost two liters (4.23 pints) of blood from the ordeal. Flavio Bolsonaro, a state legislator who is running for a seat in the federal Senate, rejected the idea that his father incited the attack, saying the ...

Global Media No containment yet on fast-moving California wildfire
Author: 0 No containment yet on fast-moving California wildfire

Firefighters battled on Saturday to outflank a wildfire that has forced the closure of an interstate highway in Northern California as the blaze swept through explosively dry mountain timber in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest for a fourth day.

Global Media Trump Says DOJ Should Investigate Identity of NYT Op-Ed Author
Author: 0 Trump Says DOJ Should Investigate Identity of NYT Op-Ed Author

Asked for his opinion on the identity of the senior administration official who the Times says wrote the piece , Trump says, "I could think of four or five, mostly people that either I don't like or don't respect". To set an investigation into motion, the White House counsel's office would normally contact the Justice Department. Trump was then asked whether action should be taken against the Times .

Global Media Millions trapped in Idlib prepare for worst
Author: 0 Millions trapped in Idlib prepare for worst

Idlib is the last major area held by rebels in Syria . Zarif posted the message in the midst of a trilateral meeting between Iran, Russia and Turkey focused on a looming battle against militants in Idlib province in northwest Syria.

Global Media Justice Dept. Should Investigate Op-Ed Writer as Matter of National Security
Author: 0 Justice Dept. Should Investigate Op-Ed Writer as Matter of National Security

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, budget director Mick Mulvaney and others denied authorship of the article. He called it " gutless " and launched into an extended criticism of the newspaper. In the column , the author presents a damning assessment of the Trump presidency and suggests there is a network of officials working behind the scenes to protect the nation from Trump.

Global Media Trump says he doesn't talk the way Woodward portrays him
Author: 0 Trump says he doesn't talk the way Woodward portrays him

John Dowd, Trump's former personal lawyer, described Trump as "a fucking liar" and "incapable of telling the truth". The president reportedly lashed out at Sessions to former staff secretary Rob Porter for Sessions recusing himself from the Russian Federation probe.

Global Media South Korean envoys in meeting with Kim Jong Un
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The team includes National Intelligence Service head Suh Hoon and Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung. "The delegation will set off for North Korea on the fifth via the direct route on the western side of the Peninsula, and they'll return to the South the same day".

Global Media North Korean charged in crippling Sony hack, WannaCry virus
Author: 0 North Korean charged in crippling Sony hack, WannaCry virus

The indictment alleges that Park took part in these attacks, as well as attacks on including USA defense contractors, university faculty, technology companies, virtual currency exchanges, and US electric utilities, as well as attempted financial institution attacks over the past four years.

Global Media Hundreds attend Brexit vote rally in Cambridge
Author: 0 Hundreds attend Brexit vote rally in Cambridge

In a video statement, GMB General Secretary Tim Roache says the union's members in manufacturing, retail and other sectors face uncertainty because the British government has yet to negotiate a deal with the EU. "Businesses that don't take these steps risk quickly being overtaken by events and losing their competitive advantage", she said. In his article, Johnson said that the main problem with Brexit was "not that we have failed, but that we have not even tried".

Global Media Russian Federation says Syrian regime preparing to 'solve' Idlib problem
Author: 0 Russian Federation says Syrian regime preparing to 'solve' Idlib problem

Britain, France and the USA, which together launched limited attacks on Syrian installations in mid-April in retaliation for an alleged Syrian chemical attack, say their red line against illegal weapon use remains in force. The U.S. has twice struck Syrian military installations in response to alleged poison gas attacks. Syrian writer Leila Al-Shami wrote that "regime troops have massed on Idlib's border and leaflets have been dropped on residential areas calling on Syrians to accept ...

Global Media Trump warns Syria, Russia, Iran against Idlib ‘tragedy’
Author: 0 Trump warns Syria, Russia, Iran against Idlib ‘tragedy’

More than half of Idlib is controlled by militants from Syria's former Al-Qaeda affiliate, Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), while much of the rest is held by rebels backed by Turkey. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which relies on sources in Syria for its reports, said at least nine civilians - including five children from the same family - were killed in the raids, while 10 people were wounded.

Global Media Couple ordered to hand over $500k to homeless man
Author: 0 Couple ordered to hand over $500k to homeless man

But the heart-warming campaign hasn't had the happy ending many hoped for, with ex-soldier Mr Bobbitt , 34, saying that Ms McClure and her partner, Mark D'Amico, 35, won't give him his money. However, Bobbitt is claiming Kate and her boyfriend have kept some of the monies to themselves. Dow also ordered the couple to transfer the money into an escrow account, which will be controlled by Bobbitt's attorneys.

Global Media Obama, Bush pay tribute to McCain
Author: 0 Obama, Bush pay tribute to McCain

Sen. John McCain , who died last Saturday at the age of 81, was laid to rest today in Washington , D.C. "It's a politics that pretends to be fearless and tough but in fact is born in fear". He was a great man. "He's not a war hero", Trump said about McCain , who was a Vietnam veteran and a prisoner of war. McCain died on August 25 at his ranch near Sedona, Arizona after a yearlong battle with an aggressive form brain cancer.

Global Media Sen. John McCain's Arizona Funeral Service
Author: 0 Sen. John McCain's Arizona Funeral Service

Gov. Doug Ducey said when it came to Arizona there were two bigs things people think of: The Grand Canyon and John McCain . "We had a hell of a lot of family fights". McCain was also good friends with the late Sen. McCain died Saturday of brain cancer at age 81. "And that's what matters". Asked whether McCain would have made a better president than McCain's 2008 rival, Barack Obama, Trump said: "I don't want to comment on it".

Global Media USA stocks crawl back into green despite road blocks to Nafta deal
Author: 0 USA stocks crawl back into green despite road blocks to Nafta deal

Any deal with Canada would be " totally on our terms ", the Toronto Star quoted Trump as saying in an off-the-record aside during an interview with Bloomberg News . Today was the deadline for Canada and the United States to reach a NAFTA agreement. Few foresaw how Canada's dairy industry would become Trump's poster child proving that NAFTA is "the worst deal ever", as the president likes to call it.

Global Media Hurricane Maria: Death toll 50 times higher than first estimate
Author: 0 Hurricane Maria: Death toll 50 times higher than first estimate

After almost a year of controversy over the true toll of the 2017 monster storm, the governor of Puerto Rico said the new estimate would now be considered the official death toll. Puerto Rican Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, who commissioned the study, told El Nuevo Dia that the territory had not been adequately prepared for a direct hit from a major hurricane.

Global Media Ron DeSantis says vote for black opponent would 'monkey this up'
Author: 0 Ron DeSantis says vote for black opponent would 'monkey this up'

Gillum won the Democratic nomination in an upset. Williams, though agreeing with MacCallum "in spirit" with respect to assuming the best about DeSantis , pointed out that President Trump has repeatedly called out black members of Congress such as Maxine Waters, and that this has contributed to societal racial tensions.

Global Media Moving Service For Sen. John McCain Held In Arizona
Author: 0 Moving Service For Sen. John McCain Held In Arizona

Following a Thursday memorial , Mr McCain's body will be flown to the nation's capital where he will lie in state on Friday at the US Capitol before a Saturday funeral at the Washington National Cathedral . McCain will then be buried on Sunday afternoon at the U.S. Naval Academy Cemetery in Annapolis, Maryland, beside former classmate and close friend Chuck Larson.

Global Media Turkey says military solution for Syria's Idlib would be a disaster
Author: 0 Turkey says military solution for Syria's Idlib would be a disaster

In the view of Solmazturk, the only way for Ankara to better cope with the threat is to cooperate with Russian Federation, which, like Iran, has militarily supported the Syrian army operations against rebels. The jihadist Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) alliance controls around 60 percent of Idlib while other Turkey-supported rebel groups hold most of the rest.

Global Media Russian Federation says BRICS after weakening U.S. dollar status
Author: 0 Russian Federation says BRICS after weakening U.S. dollar status

More than 1,000 Iranians, including senior members of the elite Revolutionary Guards, have been killed in Syria since 2012. The report also claimed that the Shiite group would aid the Syrian authorities in formulating several local reconciliation agreements, which would help bring back Syrian refugees from Lebanon and stabilize the situation along the Lebanese-Syrian border.

Global Media A guide to Florida's primary election
Author: 0 A guide to Florida's primary election

DeSantis will now face the Democratic nominee to replace Republican Gov. Rick Scott, who can't run for re-election because of term limits and is instead challenging Democratic U.S. Sharon Grant said she was planning to vote for Putnam - until Trump weighed in on the race. "He's doing things the way I like", Parke said. He is strong on Crime, Borders, and loves our Military and Vets.

Global Media Trump hosts evangelical leaders at the White House
Author: 0 Trump hosts evangelical leaders at the White House

President Trump warned evangelical leaders in a closed-door meeting that there would be "violence" if Republicans lose the House in the November midterm elections. Uhuru described his talks with Trump as "very successful". 'We have to understand these are still allegations against the president, so I'm not going to judge the president on these things.

Global Media Shane Doan to serve as pallbearer at John McCain’s memorial
Author: 0 Shane Doan to serve as pallbearer at John McCain’s memorial

Trump said he had asked Vice President Mike Pence to speak at a ceremony honouring McCain at the Capitol on Friday and said other administration officials would attend memorial services. McCain had a tumultuous relationship with President Donald Trump , whom Graham has defended in recent months. "He had his clashes with President Trump", Robinson acknowledged but adding "He saw who trump was, but he did something about it".

Global Media Virginia politicians react to the death of John McCain
Author: 0 Virginia politicians react to the death of John McCain

McCain, 81, died at his ranch in Arizona after a yearlong battle with brain cancer. "Senator John Sidney McCain III died at 4:28pm on August 25, 2018. "Passionately committed to our country, Senator McCain always put service to the nation before self", Mattis wrote. A private burial service next Sunday will conclude almost a week of events honoring the Navy aviator, prisoner of war, congressman, longtime senator and presidential contender.

Global Media Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe returned to Iran jail
Author: 0 Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe returned to Iran jail

The British-Iranian mother was allowed out of her cell this week and was able to spend time with her young daughter Gabriella , who is staying with family in Tehran. A campaign under the title "Free Nazanin" announced the arrest on its official Twitter page saying: "We have just heard the sad news that Nazanin's extension has been refused and she has returned to prison".

Global Media US, Mexico reach trade
Author: 0 US, Mexico reach trade "understanding", Trump threatens to cut out Canada

USA law requires a three-month waiting period after a deal is completed before Congress can ratify it. Mexico will swear in its incoming president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, on December 1. Trudeau has said Canada "will not, cannot" sign on to an auto-terminating deal, which business leaders say would generate the kind of uncertainty trade agreements are supposed to eliminate.

Global Media Flags at White House back at full staff after McCain’s death
Author: 0 Flags at White House back at full staff after McCain’s death

While the White House lowered their flags to half-staff on Saturday, this morning, these flags at the White House and the Eisenhower Executive Building are back at full-staff. "Our hearts and prayers are with you!" He was interrogated, beaten and repeatedly tortured in a Hanoi prison for five years, . He went on to attack McCain's service in the military, saying of the onetime prisoner of war: "I like people that weren't captured".

Global Media Prosecutors grant Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg immunity in Cohen probe
Author: 0 Prosecutors grant Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg immunity in Cohen probe

US President Donald Trump warned on Thursday (Aug 23) of a stock market crash if he were removed from office, playing his ace card - the economy - to stave off talk of impeachment. "That failure to report is attributable to the treasurer of the campaign, not to the president". Weisselberg, who got his start working for the president's father, is the person identified in court filings as "Executive-1, " who prosecutors said helped authorize $420,000 in payments to Cohen, one person said.

Global Media YouTube gamer kills himself, a mother and daughter in high-speed crash
Author: 0 YouTube gamer kills himself, a mother and daughter in high-speed crash

Mr Heitmann, 18, was travelling southbound in a northbound lane of the Interstate-805 Freeway near San Diego in California when the crash happened about 4.30pm (local time) on Thursday. In December, he posted a video of the McLaren he bought, explaining that he used funds from skin trading and monetizing YouTube videos. Heitmann was known as YouTube gamer "McSkillet" and boasted 900,000 followers.

Global Media Autarky: Centre rejects UAE financial aid for flood-hit Kerala
Author: 0 Autarky: Centre rejects UAE financial aid for flood-hit Kerala

India's decision to refuse financial aid from other countries for the devastating floods in Kerala is a conscious, well-thought out policy that had been put in place for almost 15 years. Sources in the central government said that even though India has declined their offer, the government has conveyed its appreciation to the foreign nations.

Global Media S.Africa lashes Trump over land ‘seizures tweet
Author: 0 S.Africa lashes Trump over land ‘seizures tweet

In a statement, the South African government said it "totally rejects [Trump's] narrow perception which only seeks to divide our nation and reminds us of our colonial past". FILE PHOTO: People erect a shack during illegal land occupations, in Mitchell's Plain township near Cape Town, South Africa, May 29, 2018. Senator Cory Booker, the top Democrat on the Africa subcommittee, said Trump's tweet showed a "painful ignorance".

Global Media EU, Britain agree to fast-track Brexit talks
Author: 0 EU, Britain agree to fast-track Brexit talks

The above chart exhibits a new-age index of political risks scored by Geoquant based on a mix of structural country risk metrics and higher frequency formal and social media data (GEOQUKPR Index (Go)); its lack of directional correlation with option price based measures of sterling risk suggests that an unpleasant surprise could be in store for GBP options should markets focus more squarely on the no deal scenario.

Global Media Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha as pilgrims conduct Hajj
Author: 0 Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha as pilgrims conduct Hajj

It will be celebrated on August 22 this year. In his message for the major Muslim feast, Duterte said the sacred feast must serve as a "reminder of the fulfillment that is found in sacrifice". Traditionally sheep are slaughtered during the three-day festival, a tribute to the Prophet Ibrahim's sacrifice of a lamb after God spared Ismail, his son.

Global Media North Korea Sees Rise in Popularity For Foreign Video Games
Author: 0 North Korea Sees Rise in Popularity For Foreign Video Games

Among them was Lee Keum-seom, now a tiny and frail 92, who was waiting to see her son for the first time since she left him behind in the turmoil of war. For Lee Jong-shik, 81, Monday's reunion was a hard-won second chance to track down his younger brother, Ri Chong Song, after the failure of a 2009 effort when a different individual showed up, to the dismay of the family from the South.

Global Media UAE pledges Rs 700 crore for Kerala Flood Relief Fund
Author: 0 UAE pledges Rs 700 crore for Kerala Flood Relief Fund

We are willing to extend maximum help in accordance with our financial condition, says CM Biplab Kumar Deb. The demand comes close on the heels of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, Left parties in Kerala and Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy making similar demands to the central government.

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