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Global News 'Changed Forever': Florida Panhandle devastated by Michael
Author: 0 'Changed Forever': Florida Panhandle devastated by Michael

While it will be different, the mayor said he hopes to keep Mexico Beach's law preventing buildings taller than four floors. "All of my furniture was floating", said Marquardt, 67. When they pulled up, ripped shingles, mangled cars and twisted street signs were scattered everywhere. Aluminum siding was shredded and homes were split by fallen trees.

Global News UN chief tours tsunami-hit Indonesian city
Author: 0 UN chief tours tsunami-hit Indonesian city

Heavy equipment hasn't been able to operate in neighborhoods where the earth turned to mud, hampering the search effort, and many bodies have decomposed beyond recognition due to the tropical heat. More than half of the victims have been buried in mass graves to prevent the spread of diseases. A magnitude 6.0 quake struck, causing brief panic among residents though there was no potential for a tsunami and no immediate reports of major damage.

Global News Hillary Clinton: Democrats Can't Be Civil While They Are In the Minority
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton: Democrats Can't Be Civil While They Are In the Minority

So I don't know how people are going to react to it. I think given our divides, it will pretty much fall predictably between those who are for and those who are against. Hillary Clinton is a joke who's transcending into a truly historic Shakespearean tragedy right before our eyes (" Hillary Clinton: "Civility can start again" when Democrats retake Congress", Web, Oct.

Global News Trump Signs the Music Modernization Act Into Law
Author: 0 Trump Signs the Music Modernization Act Into Law

He was joined by singer Kid Rock , Mike Love of the Beach Boys, singer Sam Moore and the Christian group MercyMe. "The Music Modernization Act is now the law of the land, and thousands of songwriters and artists are better for it".

Global News Pope accepts resignation of Cardinal Donal Wuerl
Author: 0 Pope accepts resignation of Cardinal Donal Wuerl

However, Wuerl came under scrutiny for his handling of sex abuse cases when he was bishop of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania , between 1988 and 2006. In August, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court released a grand jury report detailing sexual abuse.

Global News Women's March Chicago to hold weekend 'March to the Polls'
Author: 0 Women's March Chicago to hold weekend 'March to the Polls'

A Justice who has accepted senior status or another form of partial retirement from the Supreme Court shall not be counted as holding one of the nine judicial offices on that Court. That September, tens of thousands of tea party demonstrators ringed the Capitol to protest the health care law and what they considered a wasteful, oversized federal government.

Global News India elected to UNHRC securing maximum votes
Author: 0 India elected to UNHRC securing maximum votes

The Jammu and Kashmir unit of BJP today said India's election to the UN Human Rights Council has permanently buried Pakistan's false propaganda against its eastward neighbour. Its last tenure had ended on December 31, 2017 and in accordance with the rules, it was not eligible for immediate re-election since it had already served two consecutive terms.

Global News 11 baby bodies found in abandoned Cantrell Funeral Home in Detroit
Author: 0 11 baby bodies found in abandoned Cantrell Funeral Home in Detroit

Nine of the 11 bodies were found stored in single a cardboard box along with a small casket stored inside a compartment in the roof of the Cantrell Funeral Home . "We will use the evidence gathered today to add to our open investigation and will continue to work with local law enforcement as this case proceeds, ' Jason Moon , communications director for the state agency said in an email".

Global News Israeli forces kill six Palestinians during Gaza protests
Author: 0 Israeli forces kill six Palestinians during Gaza protests

The ministry did not immediately identify the victims, but said they had been killed as thousands of protesters approached the heavily-guarded Israeli border. One Israeli soldier has been killed. "Israel will not put up with the situation in which, on the one hand, fuel tank trucks can access Gaza, and on the other, terror and violence are carried out against the Army and the citizens of Israel", the statement of the Defense Ministry read.

Global News Former UK envoy says May’s Brexit plan a ‘pipe dream’
Author: 0 Former UK envoy says May’s Brexit plan a ‘pipe dream’

The EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier on Wednesday said Britain must accept possible checks on goods moving between its mainland and its province of Northern Ireland, saying Brexit would trigger the need for customs, value-added tax and compliance checks with EU standards.

Global News Pope accepts resignation of Washington archbishop in sex abuse crisis
Author: 0 Pope accepts resignation of Washington archbishop in sex abuse crisis

Cardinal Ouellet's letter , written with the approval of Pope Francis , was published the day after the Vatican said the pope had ordered a "thorough study of the entire documentation present in the archives of the dicasteries and offices of the Holy See regarding the former Cardinal McCarrick in order to ascertain all the relevant facts, to place them in their historical context and to evaluate them objectively".

Global News Thousands without power after Storm Callum
Author: 0 Thousands without power after Storm Callum

The Capital and the surrounding areas can expect heavy rain later on in the evening however, Edinburgh could miss much of the storm. Windsor, the scene of Friday's royal wedding, was expected to escape the worst of the storm. The emergency services and authorities have urged people to avoid taking unnecessary risks in the storm, after a man was spotted swimming with seals in Dawlish, Devon.

Global News U.S. pastor back on trial in Turkey as calls grow for release
Author: 0 U.S. pastor back on trial in Turkey as calls grow for release

Treasury Secretary Stephen Mnuchin said at the time that the United States was prepared to add more sanctions if Brunson wasn't released. Saudi officials reject the claims as "baseless". The Turkish government, however, have refused to budge on the matter. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan told journalists on Monday that his country's court rulings apply to everyone, the Turkish newspaper Hurriyet reported.

Global News Cyclone Titli strikes India's Odisha coast
Author: 0 Cyclone Titli strikes India's Odisha coast

In 1999, a devastating cyclone killed more than 15,000 people. It is expected to curve northeastwards again towards the Gangetic West Bengal across Odisha, but losing power all the while. The CM stressed on his government's "zero casualty" disaster management policy. The IMD has said the region will experience very heavy rain, which could lead to flooding, and strong winds.

Global News African Billionaire Kidnapped by Gunmen at Luxury Hotel in Tanzania
Author: 0 African Billionaire Kidnapped by Gunmen at Luxury Hotel in Tanzania

Three people have been arrested in connection with the incident and two of the abductors were believed to be foreign nationals, police added. The police boss said the suspects fired in the air as they drove away with Mr Dewji. Mohammed Dewji , a Tanzanian business tycoon said to be Africa's youngest billionaire, photographed during an interview at his office in Dar es Salaam , Tanzania , April 23, 2015.

Global News Malaysia says it will end death penalty for all crimes
Author: 0 Malaysia says it will end death penalty for all crimes

Its promises included eradicating corruption and bolstering human rights. Drug offences account for the largest number of executions in Malaysia , where current laws enforce mandatory capital punishment for crimes ranging from murder and kidnapping to drug offences and treason.

Global News Trump team asked Israel firm to create election smear campaign
Author: 0 Trump team asked Israel firm to create election smear campaign

The Times says there's no indication that the Trump campaign acted on the plans from Psy-Group, but the firm's owner, Joel Zamel, did land a Trump Tower meeting with Donald Trump Jr.in August of 2016. Psy-Group came up with several proposals, which it dubbed " Project Rome ". The Trump campaign's interest in the work began as Russians were escalating their effort to aid Trump.

Global News Pentagon orders temporary pause in F-35 flights after crash
Author: 0 Pentagon orders temporary pause in F-35 flights after crash

Certain fuel tubes were identified as a potential problem. If good tubes are already installed, then those planes would be returned to operational status. The temporary suspension of all F-35 flights is an embarrassment given the extraordinary cost of this frequently troubled programme. The plant employs about 14,500 people, including 8,800 on the F-35 program.

Global News South Korea walks back on possibly lifting sanctions on North
Author: 0 South Korea walks back on possibly lifting sanctions on North

The Trump administration appears concerned that the two leaders are getting too friendly as it seeks to wring further concessions out of Kim - specifically, the irreversible dismantling of North Korea's nuclear weapons program. On Wednesday, Beijing's Foreign Ministry released a statement reading : "It is time to start considering the adjustment of the UN Security Council's sanctions regime against [North Korea]".

Global News Nationwide road safety warning issued ahead of Storm Callum
Author: 0 Nationwide road safety warning issued ahead of Storm Callum

There are two rain warnings from the Met office , one for Friday for Wales, also Cumbria into southern Scotland. A zone of heavy rain associated with an intense weather system affecting western parts of the United Kingdom will become slow moving for a time, bringing prolonged rainfall and the potential for surface water flooding.

Global News Alleged Saudi hit squad linked to Jamal Khashoggi disappearance
Author: 0 Alleged Saudi hit squad linked to Jamal Khashoggi disappearance

Turkey's criminal investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is focusing on seven suspects who were filmed near the Gulf country's consulate in Istanbul , according to local media reports. Major American daily newspaper the Washington Post printed a blank column in solidarity with the renowned journalist on Friday. US President Donald Trump , in his first comments on the case of disappeared Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, said he was "concerned" and ...

Global News DUP’s Foster challenges May with 'blood red lines' over new Brexit ‘backstop’
Author: 0 DUP’s Foster challenges May with 'blood red lines' over new Brexit ‘backstop’

Remaining in a customs union would prevent Britain being able to make its own trade deals but it was the only way to prevent customs and regulatory checks being carried out between mainland Britain and Northern Ireland, he said. The backstop will apply if the Irish border can not be kept frictionless in the context of a wider deal. Speaking alongside DUP MEP Diane Dodds, Mrs Foster said she had not yet seen a fresh text on the Irish backstop, a guarantee of no hard border on the island of ...

Author: 0 MALLORCA FLOOD DEATHS: Emergency services reveal details of ten victims

MADRID-Torrential rainstorms caused flash flooding on the Spanish island of Mallorca, killing at least six people and leaving nine others missing on October 10, authorities said. The regional government called an emergency meeting, and authorities said rescue workers and military units had been sent to the area to help. The Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez tweeted: "My solidarity and support goes out to the families and friends of victims and all those affected by these tragic floods".

Global News Tropical Storm Michael looms over Gulf of Mexico, could become hurricane
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Michael looms over Gulf of Mexico, could become hurricane

Scott activated 500 National Guard Troops to help with planning ahead of the storm. Gillum's campaign said the Democrat was planning to return to Tallahassee on Sunday to focus on preparing the city for the storm. The storm at 8 a.m. was travelling with 35-mph winds . Packing winds of 50 mph, the storm was about 130 miles southeast of Cozumel, Mexico, on Sunday afternoon, crawling to the north-northeast at 3 mph.

Global News Gov. Scott Issues Emergency Order for Panhandle as Likely Hurricane Approaches
Author: 0 Gov. Scott Issues Emergency Order for Panhandle as Likely Hurricane Approaches

Impacts from Tropical Storm Michael will be experienced much sooner than the actual landfall itself (which occurs when the due center of the eye crosses over land). Michael will move across the eastern Gulf of Mexico through Tuesday night. A hurricane center graphic showed the disturbance gaining storm-level winds of over 39 miles per hour on Monday and maintaining those speeds as it potentially hits the Florida coast east of Pensacola on Wednesday .

Author: 0 Saudi journalist disappearance ruffles feathers in Washington

But Turkey has formally requested access to search the Saudi Consulate as part of what Turkish officials say is a murder investigation. "Our country's values should be and must be a cornerstone of our foreign policy with foes and allies alike", he said .

Global News Hurricane Michael takes aim at 300-mile Gulf Coast target
Author: 0 Hurricane Michael takes aim at 300-mile Gulf Coast target

At 2 p.m. Tuesday, the National Hurricane Center said Michael had top sustained winds of 110 miles per hour (175 kph). The Florida Panhandle, southeast Alabama, and southern Georgia will see 4 to 8 inches of rain, with isolated areas facing up to 12 inches, the National Hurricane Center said.

Global News Netanyahu's wife goes on trial for fraud
Author: 0 Netanyahu's wife goes on trial for fraud

The Netanyahus have denied any wrongdoing, and accused Israel's public broadcaster of airing "fake news" and "a campaign of character assassination". Sara Netanyahu has in the past said that her "blood has been spilled publicly". "People who are anti-Netanyahu say we have one more proof". He characterised the allegations as a hit case against the Netanyahus that "will not hold water".

Global News Trump apologises to Kavanaugh for 'pain and suffering'
Author: 0 Trump apologises to Kavanaugh for 'pain and suffering'

Reaction from David Goodfriend, former Clinton aide, David Bossie, president and chairman of Citizens United, and Ken Starr, former solicitor general and former independent counsel for the Whitewater investigation. On the Supreme Court I will seek to be a force for stability and unity". Democrats had fought tooth and nail to stop Kavanaugh´s candidacy, claiming that the accomplished, conservative-minded judge was not suited to the Supreme Court.

Global News Nikki Haley Resigns as U.S. Envoy to the United Nations
Author: 0 Nikki Haley Resigns as U.S. Envoy to the United Nations

He said Haley would help him make the final pick for her replacement. AMs Haley told the press that her time at the United Nations had been "the honour of a lifetime", but that it was important for government officials to know when the right time was to leave.

Global News Saudi Arabia's cabinet rejects interference in the Kingdom's affairs
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia's cabinet rejects interference in the Kingdom's affairs

The Turkish Foreign Ministry reported on Tuesday that Saudi Arabia has granted a request to allow Turkish investigators into the Istanbul consulate. Last week, Crown Prince Mohammed told Bloomberg News that his government was "very keen to know what happened to him", and that Mr Khashoggi had left "after a few minutes or one hour".

Global News Nikki Haley Resigning from Trump Administration
Author: 0 Nikki Haley Resigning from Trump Administration

In a rare move President Trump invited reporters to speak with him and Haley on her resignation in the Oval Office. But the Post's John Hudson speculates Haley's opposition also could've driven her departure. In her brief White House press conference with President Trump, Haley said it was her "honor" to have defended America. It came in response to an anonymous essay in The New York Times by a senior administration official that alleged there to be a secret "resistance" effort ...

Global News Killed in New York Limo Crash is Deadliest Since 2009
Author: 0 Killed in New York Limo Crash is Deadliest Since 2009

All 17 passengers, the driver, and two bystanders, who had been standing nearby, were killed in the crash. The state ordered the owner, Prestige Limousine, shut down while an investigation continues into what caused Saturday's shocking accident in Schoharie, New York .

Global News China, US Exchange Sharp Words During Pompeo Visit
Author: 0 China, US Exchange Sharp Words During Pompeo Visit

In this photo provided by the North Korean government, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as they pose for a photo in Pyongyang, North Korea , Sunday, Oct. Pyongyang was previously home to a vibrant Christian community, earning it the nickname "Jerusalem of the east" before the founding of North Korea.

Global News At mass grave above Indonesian city, many questions linger
Author: 0 At mass grave above Indonesian city, many questions linger

Spokesman of joint task force for Central Sulawesi province Col. Infantry Muh Thohir said that a total of 2,549 people were still in hospitals for medical treatment after the disasters hit the central province on September 28. If we see body parts sticking out, we're going to dig to get the body out. "We're going to clear off all the superficial rubble that's on top and get into the spaces and see if there are bodies", Mr Allibert told Reuters as he surveyed a awful jumble of debris.

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