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World Media Hate crimes down in Wisconsin
Author: 0 Hate crimes down in Wisconsin

One such murder victim was transgender 16-year-old Kedarie Johnson, who was shot and killed in March of 2016 in what prosecutors have labeled a hate crime . It was the second year in a row the number of reported hate crimes has increased, after a slight decrease from 2013 to 2014. Among the religiously-motivated ones, 54 per cent of the crimes targeted members of the Jewish community, while about 25 per cent targeted Muslims.

Author: 0 Pollution: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh again refuses to meet Kejriwal

The practice of burning of crop residue by farmers of the two states of Punjab and Haryana has been blamed for the toxic smog enveloping the region every winter. "The problems faced by Delhi and Punjab on this count are completely divergent, with no meeting ground", said Amarinder, adding that unlike Punjab, the Delhi problem was the result mainly of urban pollution caused by mismanaged transportation and unplanned industrial development.

World Media South Korea Leader to Visit China as Japan's Abe Left Waiting
Author: 0 South Korea Leader to Visit China as Japan's Abe Left Waiting

The highlight of President Moon's bilaterals here in Manila will be his face-to-face talks with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang coming fresh off his one-on-one with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Vietnam where the two sides agreed to end a year-long standoff over the deployment of USA missile defense system in South Korea.

Author: 0 Scores Of Afghan Security Personnel Reported Killed In Taliban Attacks

Mehri is blaming the Taliban, who have stepped up their attacks against Afghan security forces across the country and have been more active in Farah province also. Taliban spokesman Qari Yousuf Ahmadi said the group claimed responsibility for the assaults in both provinces. The Taliban insurgents have intensified attacks since they launched an offensive in April and the armed outfit considers anyone working for government and the NATO-led foreign troops as legitimate targets.

World Media Wealthy Americans sign letter asking Congress not to cut their taxes
Author: 0 Wealthy Americans sign letter asking Congress not to cut their taxes

They say the money that corporations and the rich save on their taxes would likely be used to start new companies or build new factories, the Post explained. Among Republicans, 26 percent think all Americans will benefit, followed by 16 percent who think the wealthy will benefit most, the poll found. "Doing so will help create jobs, strengthen the middle class, and ensure America's economic success".

World Media Seminole Heights Neighborhood Getting No Peace Of Mind, Another Murder
Author: 0 Seminole Heights Neighborhood Getting No Peace Of Mind, Another Murder

Foot traffic in Seminole Heights dried up, as fear - and additional police - saturated the neighborhood. Interim Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan said it is extremely possible that the killer - or killers - live in the neighborhood. The killings began on October 9, when 22-year-old Benjamin Mitchell was shot and killed in front of his home, CNN reported . "We're saying it's related to the other Seminole Heights murders".

World Media Russian Federation posts video game screenshot as 'proof' of USA helping IS
Author: 0 Russian Federation posts video game screenshot as 'proof' of USA helping IS

When Russian's Ministry of Defense first tweeted out the " evidence ", they did so in multiple languages, but not all of those are available any longer. "However, the US command's refusal to carry out strikes on the convoys of ISIL terrorists retreating from Albu Kamal on November 9 is an objective fact reflected in the transcripts of the talks and therefore, fully known to the USA side", Interfax news agency quoted the ministry as saying.

World Media Hizbul militant, soldier killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam
Author: 0 Hizbul militant, soldier killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam

The gunbattle had also resulted in injuries to a policeman and death of a terrorist. A hideout of Jaish-e-Muhammad militant outfit was busted in the operation, said the official. The official said that militants managed to change their positions from time and time while government forces sealed all the exit routes. There have been three gun-battles between armed forces and the militants in Kashmir in the last 12 hours.

World Media Australian authorities destroy makeshift shelters on Manus Island
Author: 0 Australian authorities destroy makeshift shelters on Manus Island

PNG authorities have moved into the centre yesterday and destroyed shelters' and storage water tanks built by the refugees who are refusing to leave the decommissioned, Australian-run detention centre on Manus Island, but have avoided using force to forcibly evict anyone in their efforts to move people on.

World Media Saudi Arabia to reopen Yemen's air and seaports within next 24 hours
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia to reopen Yemen's air and seaports within next 24 hours

The strike comes just a day after Saudi ambassador to the UN Abdallah Al-Mouallimi agreed to reopen some ports to allow aid in. An air raid by the Saudi-led military coalition fighting against the Houthi movement in Yemen shut down the airport in the capital Sanaa on Tuesday, further isolating the country where millions are on the brink of starvation, the state news agency SABA reported .

World Media Korean soldier defects to S. Korea via truce line
Author: 0 Korean soldier defects to S. Korea via truce line

He suffered a gunshot wound and is now recovering in a South Korean hospital, the military said. The moment they crossed the line, a shooting match erupted and Matuzok was forgotten as the rival troops engaged on the South side of the border.

Author: 0 Philippine President Threatens to 'Slap' a UN Official

In December 2016, he said that during his time as mayor, he had personally killed at least three people. "But I only want to emphasise that our meetings for the next two days present an excellent opportunity for us to engage in meaningful discussion on matters of regional and global importance", he said.

World Media Rocket launch from VAFB scrubbed; pushed to Wednesday morning
Author: 0 Rocket launch from VAFB scrubbed; pushed to Wednesday morning

The Launch Configuration Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) measures the electromagnetic emissions and subjects it to expected electromagnetic radiation that the satellite would experience at the launch site. The data can be used to better predict weather events and hazards, such as a hurricane's track and a hurricane's intensity. Once it's operational, it will be renamed NOAA-20.

World Media Aussie Lawmakers Debate Laws for Boycotters of Gay Weddings
Author: 0 Aussie Lawmakers Debate Laws for Boycotters of Gay Weddings

The suggested laws have been received by supporters of the "yes" vote as a "kick in the teeth" to the gay community and which would roll back the clock on anti-discrimination legislation. Paterson's bill has been slammed by human rights and law bodies. According to a Newspoll for The Australian , 63 per cent had voted Yes in the survey.

World Media Rouhani vows speedy reconstruction as quake death toll climbs to 530
Author: 0 Rouhani vows speedy reconstruction as quake death toll climbs to 530

Tens of thousands of people are still desperately in need of help and survivors in the most remote parts of Iran are complaining about the slow pace of the relief effort. Hospitals in nearby provinces took in numerous injured, state television said, airing footage of survivors waiting to be treated. Nonetheless, it was the deadliest quake so far in 2017, killing about 400 people and injuring 7,000.

Author: 0 Gunman picking random targets kills 4 in Northern California

One child was shot and wounded at the school. VIDEO: Officials report several dead after shooting in Tehama CountyFlint said he and his roommate told authorities that their neighbor was acting "crazy" and threatening them. He said there were seven shooting scenes and that there may be more victims. The Associated Press says the shooter has been killed by law enforcement.

World Media In 'good deal of pain,' Sen. Paul returning to Capitol Hill
Author: 0 In 'good deal of pain,' Sen. Paul returning to Capitol Hill

Paul sustained six broken ribs and pleural effusion - fluid around the lungs - November 3 when police say neighbor Rene Boucher attacked him outside his home . The lawyer for Paul's neighbor/assailant, Rene Boucher, denies that the attack was politically motivated, and instead said that it stemmed from a "landscaping dispute".

Author: 0 Justice Department Considering GOP Calls for Clinton Special Counsel

Boyd's letter didn't specify the nature of the allegations involving the Clinton Foundation, but in a letter calling for the investigation, Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., discussed " WikiLeaks disclosures concerning the Clinton Foundation and its potentially unlawful global dealings" and "connections between the Clinton campaign, or the Clinton Foundation, and foreign entities, including those from Russian Federation and Ukraine".

World Media Judge Orders Deadlocked Menendez Trial Jurors To Try Again
Author: 0 Judge Orders Deadlocked Menendez Trial Jurors To Try Again

Arroyo-Maultsby was dismissed so she could go on a pre-arranged vacation. Evelyn Arroyo-Maultsby spoke outside the courthouse after the jury was unable to reach a verdict after three full days and part of a fourth. "All of this is unique and atypical", Vartan said, but "as a prosecutor, you don't want this sort of feedback from someone who heard all of the evidence".

World Media Supreme Court order today on fate of judge 'bribery' pleas
Author: 0 Supreme Court order today on fate of judge 'bribery' pleas

However, Justice Mishra was quick to clarify that no sitting judge of the top court was specifically named in CBI's FIR. The question is "How to fix the damage", Justice Mishra asked in a poser to the counsel present in the court room. Quddusi, who had also served as a judge in the Chhattisgarh High Court, was arrested along with Lucknow-based Prasad Institute of Medical Sciences' chairman BP Yadav, his son Palash Yadav and three others, for allegedly trying to settle a matter relating to a ...

Author: 0 Is North Korea Preparing For War? Winter Military Drill Preparation Underway

An elite North Korean soldier stationed at the heavily guarded Demilitarized Zone made a bold bolt for freedom Monday, defecting to South Korea despite getting shot twice, the South's military said. The majority of defectors travel through China to defect to South Korea , according to Reuters . A Louisiana man was arrested in South Korea apparently attempting to get into North Korea.

World Media Sharif's Paper Mills case: Pakistan SC to form new bench
Author: 0 Sharif's Paper Mills case: Pakistan SC to form new bench

The bench, headed by Justice Khosa and comprising Justice Dost Mohammad Khan and Justice Mazhar Alam Miankhel, was constituted on Friday. If the SC accepts NAB's plea to reopen the case, it would put Nawaz Sharif, Shahbaz Sharif, their mother Shamim Akhtar, Maryam Safdar, Hussain Nawaz and Hamza Shahbaz in the dock when other corruption references against a lot of them are already in motion in the accountability courts.

World Media Crash Along I-94 In Harper Woods Kills 4 People, Toddler Survives
Author: 0 Crash Along I-94 In Harper Woods Kills 4 People, Toddler Survives

None of the adult victims, ages 18 to 25, were wearing seatbelts, state police say. They were not buckled up. Two men were ejected and found dead on the interstate and two women were found dead inside the SUV. "And I can tell you from experience people fly down this stretch going 80 miles per hour, don't think about it". He says the SUV swerved across three lanes then hit the 8 Mile overpass bridge.

World Media Trump offers to mediate on South China Sea dispute
Author: 0 Trump offers to mediate on South China Sea dispute

Despite unresolved issues, discussions between ASEAN and China have improved, Cayetano said. China and Vietnam have reached a consensus on appropriately handling the contested South China Sea. We'll update this story as it continues to develop. "If that did happen, it would be a good thing, I can tell you, for North Korea". The two leaders met on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in the Vietnamese resort city of Danang.

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