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World Woman Pleads Guilty to Negligent Homicide in Kayak Death of Fiancé
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By then, Graswald had already been charged with murder. Orange County District Attorney David Hoovler said Graswald admitted she caused the death of her fiance Vincent Viafore on April 19, 2015, by removing the plug from his kayak , knowing that he wasn't wearing a life vest or wetsuit and that the Hudson River waters were unsafe and cold.

World Norway Takes Lead in Race to Build Autonomous Cargo Ships
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The captain-less vessel will also be fully electric , with zero carbon emissions . The ship, the Yara Birkeland , will begin operations in 2018 with a crew, but it's expected to operate largely autonomously (and crewless) by 2020 (regulatory clearance permitting, of course).

World First Hajj flight reaches Madina, Jeddah
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A total of 127,198 Bangladeshi pilgrims are registered to perform the Hajj this year. The revenue authorities have made a decision to withdraw the increased excise duty on plane fares for Hajj pilgrims, leaving the cost for a single ticket at Tk1,24,752.21 this year.

World Govt launches online complaint box for sexual harassment cases
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The complaints lodged will directly send to the ICC of the related Department/Ministry etc. Both the ministry and the complainant can track the status of the complaint. After receiving many complaints from women employees in various ministries last October , the decision of having a web portal was taken. We just need to make a few changes in our online interface.

World Last baby killer whale born at SeaWorld dies
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Last year, SeaWorld announced it would phase out killer whale shows. Kyara would become the 40 orca to die on SeaWorld's watch, and not one of them has died of old age. According to SeaWorld, Kyara "was surrounded by the dedicated teams that cared for her over the last three months and fought tirelessly for her over the last several days".

World Corruption Allegations On Naidu's Son & Daughter
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In response to Ramesh's second charge - that the Telangana government had, in violation of rules, placed an order amounting to about ₹271 crore for the purchase of police vehicles from Venkaiah's son's company - the erstwhile BJP leader said he had scrupulously kept himself away from the business and other pursuits of his children.

World Federal Judge Won't Stop Trump's Voter Fraud Commission
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The commission recently changed how it would receive the data, switching from a website run by the Pentagon to one run by the White House. "Defendants have represented that they are only collecting voter information that is already publicly available under the laws of the states where the information resides; and Defendants have clarified that such information, to the extent it is made public, will be de-identified".

World Iran, Iraq vow to boost military ties
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Heading a delegation, Hiyali arrived in Tehran on Saturday at the official invitation of Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan. Hakem al-Zameli, head of the Iraqi parliament's Security and Defense Committee, said on Sunday that al-Hayali informed members of the Committee that his visit aims at improving relations between both countries considering that Iran is an axial state in the region.

World Trump chides Republicans for doing 'very little' to protect him
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With a vote scheduled this week to focus on the GOP's election-based promises surrounding health care, no one knows exactly what they will be voting on, because Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell hasn't yet decided - leaving the party in disarray and disagreement over what the next best steps will be.

World Federal minister Matt Canavan resigns from ministry to clarify dual citizenship
Author: 0 Federal minister Matt Canavan resigns from ministry to clarify dual citizenship

He will remain in the Senate while his citizenship status is clarified, the government announced this evening, with the High Court to be asked rule on his citizenship status give his mother's Italian ancestry. While Senator Canavan has quit the cabinet, he has yet to resign from the Senate. Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce will act as Minister for Resources and Northern Australia in the meantime.

World Gulf Arab States Blacklist 9 Individuals, 9 Organizations: SPA
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The flights will be the first between Saudi Arabia and Qatar since Riyadh and three other Arab states cut ties last month with Doha. The nine entities include, according to a statement released on Monday, Yemen's Al-Balagh Charitable Foundation, Al-Ihsan Charitable Society and Rahma Charitable Organization, and in Libya, the Benghazi Revolutionaries Shura Council, Al-Saraya Media Center, Boshra News Agency, Rafallah Sahati Brigade, Nabaa TV and Tanasuh Foundation for Dawa, Culture and Media.

World Federal Judge in Detroit Blocks Mass Deportation of Iraqis
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Moss says the order lays out very specific requirements for the government to turn over necessary documents that will give Iraqis a chance to file motion to reopen their removal orders in immigration court. The ruling means that 1,400 Iraqi nationals, including more than 200 arrested and detained last month, will have more time to seek legal protection from being sent back to Iraq.

World Kushner on Hill to answer questions about Russian Federation
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Kushner said he had "hardly any" contacts with Russia or Russian representatives during the campaign and presidential transition as he managed contacts between Trump's campaign and foreign officials. Also present at the meeting was a Russian-American lobbyist and an associate of a Russian developer with whom the Trump family business had collaborated.

World Trump Asks Why 'Beleaguered' Jeff Sessions Isn't Investigating Hillary Clinton
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The Sessions ally told TheDC that Trump is "probably upset seeing his kids dragged into" the investigation, but noted that the attorney general has nothing to do with the probe as it is being ran by special counsel Robert Mueller . A spokeswoman for Sessions did not immediately respond to CNN's request for comment on Trump's Monday tweet. Sessions made that decision after it was revealed that he had met with a top Russian diplomat past year.

World Chainsaw attacker at large in Switzerland
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Wrousis is accused of attacking two employees of a health insurance company in their office in Schaffhausen's old town on Monday morning. Prosecutor Peter Sticher said the man had no fixed address but previously had been registered himself as living in the south-eastern Swiss canton of Graubünden.

World Jordan Spieth wins thrilling British Open
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Jordan Spieth intends to fully savour his Open Championship triumph, after exorcising his Augusta demons in extraordinary fashion to secure the Claret Jug at Royal Birkdale. Explaining his mind-set after the 13th, Spieth said he knew he was capable of closing these majors out - it all boiled down to staying calm and not be affected by nerves.

World British trade minister challenged to eat chlorinated chicken in public
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Theresa May is facing a Cabinet split over the import of poultry treated with the chlorine wash process from the USA, which is now banned under European Union rules. When asked if he would feel comfortable eating a chlorine washed chicken, Dr Fox said the media was "obsessed" with something that would be decided at the "very end stage" of trade talks.

Author: 0 Pope calls for dialogue and moderation after Jerusalem violence

Israeli authorities made a decision to heed "the recommendation of all the security bodies to change the inspection with metal detectors to a security inspection based on advanced technologies and other means", according to a statement from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office.

World How Did Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Get So Rich?
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Financial disclosure documents filed Friday cast new light on the wealth of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner . This is not the first time Kushner has omitted important information. "The way we ran it.is that the general direction to all nominees is tell us what we ask for now". It's nearly like we came up with all those nepotism laws and the emoluments clause for a reason.

World Court officers can ignore federal requests to detain immigrants, SJC rules
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The glorious progressive secession movement from the United States continues. Keep them safe by freeing career alien criminals. In addition, entering the USA illegally is a misdemeanor, or minor wrongdoing. The practice had local sheriff's departments across the country skeptical about the legality of these requests . Cambridge police say a court ruling will change its policy over detaining suspects by federal request.

World President Trump Commissions USS Gerald R
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President Donald Trump commissioned the US Navy's newest aircraft carrier at the weekend but it will not be ready for service for another four years. She turned over thousands of pages of emails to the government, but deleted thousands of others that she said were personal or unrelated to her work as the nation's top diplomat.

World China mobilized hundreds of troops at the border with North Korea
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China has also moved new weaponry to the region and staged drills with special forces, airborne troops and infantry units, according to the WSJ. The Chinese government has not spoken out about the report of preparations. "If you're going to make me place bets on where I think the USA and China would first get into a conflict, it's not Taiwan, the South China Sea or the East China Sea: I think it's the Korean Peninsula", he said.

World Kovind visits Rajghat before going to Rashtrapati Bhavan
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Several non-NDA parties, which have been critical of the Union government opted to vote for Kovind and not Meira Kumar, former Lok Sabha Speaker and the opposition candidate. "I bow to the 125 crore citizens of this great nation and promise to stay true to the trust they have bestowed on me.I accept the position with humility", Kovind said in his first tweet on the official president handle.