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Hippos kill Chinese tourist in Lake Naivasha

Hippos kill Chinese tourist in Lake Naivasha

Witness James Omollo said the foreigner got too close to the animal which turned against him, biting him on the chest. His colleague survived with minor bruises and was treated at Naivasha District Hospital. "This is not the first time", he remarked. "The hippo that attacked the Chinese was looking for pasture near the hotel when the incident occurred". Consulte Mais Informação

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Senate Judiciary announces Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing

Senate Judiciary announces Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing

Chuck Grassley , the Republican chairman of the Judiciary Committee, said the committee will launch up to four days of review on Tuesday, beginning with opening remarks from senators. So far, the committee has made public Kavanaugh's 17,000-page questionnaire and his more than 300 court cases as an appellate judge. The new documents Friday provide a glimpse into Kavanaugh's years on the Starr team shuttling back and forth to Little Rock for "investigative purposes". Consulte Mais Informação

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United States judge holds Donald Trump adviser Stone's ex-aide in contempt

United States judge holds Donald Trump adviser Stone's ex-aide in contempt

Miller attorney Paul Kamenar told reporters after the judge's ruling that he actually wanted to be held in contempt of court so that they could appeal the decision in front of a different judge at the court of appeals. Had the judge not issued the stay, Miller could have been jailed until he agreed to testify before the grand jury and provide the subpoenaed documents. Consulte Mais Informação

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Erdogan slams USA for preferring terrorists as partner

Erdogan slams USA for preferring terrorists as partner

The Turkish lira fell 13 percent to 6.51 per dollar. Ahead of the USA data, Turkish President Erdogan's speech due at 1100 GMT could also fuel some fresh volatility around the European currency. Brunson has been detained for the past 20 months on accusations that he supported groups the Turkish government deems terrorists. "We can only say "good-bye" to anyone who sacrifices its strategic partnership and a half century alliance with a country of 81 million for the sake of relations with ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Punjab Confirms Navjot Singh Sidhu's Invite For Imran Khan's Swearing

Punjab Confirms Navjot Singh Sidhu's Invite For Imran Khan's Swearing

Pakistan had welcomed Prime Modi's congratulatory phone call to PTI chief Imran Khan and said it wanted resumption of bilateral talks which were halted in 2015. Earlier in the day, the Election Commission of Pakistan accepted the unconditional written apology from Khan for violating the secrecy of the ballot, removing the last possible hurdle in his swearing-in. Consulte Mais Informação

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Get paid to hang out with cats and live in paradise

Get paid to hang out with cats and live in paradise

You can now get paid to head to a Greek island and look after a load of cats. Love taking care of cats and want to live in paradise? The position requires you to care for all 55 cats, feed them, and distribute their medications. "We are located in a secluded nature preserved area which is very tranquil and quiet in the winter time but busy during the summer". "That said, you'll never feel lonely in the company of the cats and you'll be expected to live with a small handful of cats in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Boris Johnson's Career Branded A 'Saga Of Moral Emptiness' By Conservative Peer

Boris Johnson's Career Branded A 'Saga Of Moral Emptiness' By Conservative Peer

A Downing Street source told the BBC the investigation was "not about individuals or personalities". Mr Johnson said women in burkas looked like "letter boxes" or "bank robbers". "This may explain the attempt to use the Conservative Party's disciplinary procedures, but it has been handled so ham-fistedly that it brings only sympathy and support for Mr Johnson", he wrote. Consulte Mais Informação

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3 men arrested in Charlottesville on ‘Unite the Right’ rally anniversary

3 men arrested in Charlottesville on ‘Unite the Right’ rally anniversary

Members of the National Socialist Movement march through downtown Newnan en route to their April rally at Greenville Street Park. The protestors eventually walked away and no arrests were made. On Saturday morning, the university hosted a "morning of reflection and renewal", with musical performances, a poetry reading and an address from University President James Ryan. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sessions, Nielsen Ordered to Face Judge If Deportation Not Reversed

Sessions, Nielsen Ordered to Face Judge If Deportation Not Reversed

The plane landed in El Salvador , but Carmen and her daughter "never got off" and were flown back to the US, according to NBC News . DC District Judge Emmet Sullivan then blocked the administration from deporting the two plaintiffs while they are fighting for their right to stay in the United States - reportedly excoriating the administration and threatening to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions in contempt . Consulte Mais Informação

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Tennessee executes man for 1985 rape, murder of seven-year-old girl

Tennessee executes man for 1985 rape, murder of seven-year-old girl

Europe, which opposes the death penalty, has refused to sell more effective drugs to the US that have been traditionally used for executions. At around 3 p.m. That case is continuing in a state appeals court. "... If the law permits this execution to go forward in spite of the horrific final minutes that Irick may well experience, then we have stopped being a civilized nation and accepted barbarism". Consulte Mais Informação

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Medic killed in fresh Gaza border protests but Israel-Hamas truce holds

Medic killed in fresh Gaza border protests but Israel-Hamas truce holds

It said 200 Palestinians were on the boats but that no one was hurt in the incident. Israel also killed three people in Gaza, including a 23-year-old heavily pregnant woman and her 18-month-old daughter last Wednesday. Hugh Lovatt, Israel-Palestine fellow with the European Council on Foreign Relations, said the "increasingly frequent cycles of escalation and de-escalation" were similar to events before the previous wars. Consulte Mais Informação

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Corbyn comparison of West Bank to Nazi occupation of Europe condemned

Corbyn comparison of West Bank to Nazi occupation of Europe condemned

A former Labour cabinet minister has taken out a full-page advertisement in a Jewish newspaper to lambast Jeremy Corbyn's "intellectually arrogant, emotionally inept and politically maladroit" approach to the party's antisemitism crisis. The Board of Deputies of British Jews accused the Labour leader of refusing to face hard questions about his response to the issue and hoping it would disappear. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nintendo Switch Online launches in the second half of September

Nintendo Switch Online launches in the second half of September

With the launch of Nintendo Switch Online in the second half of September, it's a great time for Nintendo Switch fans to plan ahead for the new service. Nintendo first began discussing the online service back in January 2017 - two months before the console launched. As it so happens, products like Epic Games' Fortnite , Hi-Rez Studios' Paladins , and other free-to-play games that require an Internet connection now lack a warning for customers to tell them that they will lose access when ... Consulte Mais Informação

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German police rescue man being chased by baby squirrel

German police rescue man being chased by baby squirrel

Officers in the south-western city of Karlsruhe responded to the call for help and arrived to see the creature still terrorising the caller. Police said the animal was well looked after. She added that the squirrel could be persistent and can fixate entirely on a person. The officers transported the animal, which had likely lost its mother and was searching for a new home, to a rescue center. Consulte Mais Informação

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