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World News Radioactive wild boars invade Japanese towns
Author: 0 Radioactive wild boars invade Japanese towns

One problem: the area has since been overtaken by hundreds of radioactive wild boars! After the 2011 meltdown of the Fukushima Daiichi power plant, exclusion zones were set up around the plant and the populations of the towns within were evacuated to a safer distance, giving rise to Fukushima "ghost towns".

Author: 0 WH: Wikileaks Hacking CIA Different from Podesta

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer warned WikiLeaks that their publication of information surveillance techniques stolen from the Central Intelligence Agency "undermines our nation's security". "I just want to be really clear on one point, which is there is no reason that we have to think that the president is the target of any investigation, whatsoever", Spicer said.

World News USA to face Panama, Martinique, playoff victor in Gold Cup group stage
Author: 0 USA to face Panama, Martinique, playoff victor in Gold Cup group stage

On Tuesday the rest of the draw was completed, and the US will play Panama in Nashville, Martinique in Tampa Bay and Haiti or Nicaragua in Cleveland. Martinique and the victor of a playoff between Haiti and Nicaragua round out the group. "We don't take any of our opponents for granted". Wednesday, July 12 at Raymond James Stadium, Tampa: Panama vs. Haiti/Nicaragua; USA vs. Martinique.

World News Napoli 1 - Real Madrid 3
Author: 0 Napoli 1 - Real Madrid 3

The match is now at half time, the score 1-0 in favor of Napoli in this leg and 2-3 in favor of Madrid on aggregate. Napoli have netted 62 league goals in 27 matches and know the away goal they scored in the Santiago Bernabeu in the first leg is a lifeline that means a 2-0 win in the San Paolo stadium would see them into the last eight.

Author: 0 McDonald's delivery FINALLY coming to the United Kingdom - fast food giants announce plans

McDonald's China has tripled its delivery business since launching it in 2008, and previous year alone, its delivery business in China grew by 30%. The fast food giant briefly halted trading Wednesday as executives revealed the company's plans to once again become a destination for diners seeking a quick meal, and ultimately boost annual sales growth between 3% and 5% starting in 2019.

World News Body of missing boy found in Murray River, mother in custody
Author: 0 Body of missing boy found in Murray River, mother in custody

Marine Rescue NSW, Echuca Moama Search and Rescue, Victoria Police and the SES assisted in the search. She faced an extradition order by video-link in a Bendigo court on Friday afternoon, when it was agreed she would be sent to Deniliquin to face a charge of attempted murder of her older son.

World News Theresa May warns SNP to stop playing politics over Brexit
Author: 0 Theresa May warns SNP to stop playing politics over Brexit

The Prime Minister issued a rallying call for the union insisting the "case has never been stronger" during an address to delegates at the Scottish Conservative conference in Glasgow today. With the Scottish Tories meeting in Glasgow, the PM will claim the "neglect and mismanagement of Scottish education has been a scandal", while pressing Sturgeon to focus on public services rather than the constitution.

Author: 0 Jewish cemetery vandalized in NY, third case in two weeks

Louis. "I'm confident that we will find the people behind this illegality and ugliness", Cuomo said. "I don't think there's anything worse than racist activity and bigoted activity targeting our children", he said. "We are continuing to operate as we always have". Andrew Cuomo noted the wave of bomb threats at JCCs and cemetery vandalism elsewhere in calling for the Rochester probe.

Author: 0 U.S. steps up attacks on Al-Qaeda in Yemen

A United States official tells CNN "the raid led to intelligence which will lead to future operations". The coordinated series of attacks against al-Qaida militants occurred in three Yemeni provinces that have been suspected of being the site of terrorist activity - Abyan, Shabwa and Baydha - according to the Pentagon.

Author: 0 Egypt's Hosni Mubarak acquitted over 2011 protester deaths

After a hearing that took most of the day, Judge Ahmed Abdel Qawi announced to cheers of approval from Mubarak supporters who filled the court room: "The court has found the defendant innocent". Worldwide and local rights groups say the freedoms won in the 2011 uprising have been lost since then, and that the security services today are even more brutal and repressive than under Mubarak.

Author: 0 Donald Trump: We will soon begin construction of a great wall

Less than a week later, more than 225 firms have responded to the solicitation, according to The Hill . The announcement was made on FedBizOpps.gov, a United States government website reserved for posting governmental business opportunities available to the private sector.

Author: 0 Nigerian Senate Finally Sends Delegates To South Africa Over Xenophobic Attacks

A top official of the Immigration Service at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, who spoke on the condition of anonymity said the deportees actually arrived very late on Monday. Student outrage over the issue has been fuelled not only by official media reports of the events but by informal social media coverage which has carried disturbing scenes of looting and violence perpetrated against their countrymen.

Author: 0 Granny, 99, gets busted - for bucket list!

Oh, and she's handcuffed. In the first picture, Annie can be seen waving at the camera from within a jail cell. The face of her though. OK spending the night in a police cell might not be a must-do for everyone, but this 99-year-old really wanted to tick it off the list.

World News Iran tests anti-ship missile as part of naval drills
Author: 0 Iran tests anti-ship missile as part of naval drills

Different naval units, including submarines, missile-launching destroyers, surface and subsurface units, missile and electronic warfare systems, drones, fighter jets and marines, started the Velayat 95 wargames on February 13. Dr. Majid Rafizadeh, Harvard University scholar, told Arab News that Iran's state-owned newspapers are hailing the second major military exercise since the inauguration of Trump.

World News Find Leakers Now — Trump to Federal Bureau of Investigation
Author: 0 Find Leakers Now — Trump to Federal Bureau of Investigation

They just make 'em up when there are none". The White House confirmed the conversation occurred on February 15 but objected to the characterization portrayed by the outlets, CNN reported . On "fake news", Trump also proclaimed his administration is "going to do something about it" during his speech . The White House , however, initially told CNN the discussion had started with McCabe calling Priebus, but it has since corrected that account.

World News State Won't Grant Entry Visa to Human Rights Watch 'Investigator'
Author: 0 State Won't Grant Entry Visa to Human Rights Watch 'Investigator'

Emmanuel Nahshon, spokesman for the Israeli foreign ministry, confirmed the decision, saying that HRW "demonstrated time and again it is a fundamentally biased and anti-Israeli organization with a clear hostile agenda". "We are deeply disturbed at the lenient sentence given by the Tel Aviv Military Court earlier this week to an Israeli soldier convicted of unlawfully killing a wounded Palestinian in an apparent extrajudicial execution of an unarmed man who clearly posed no imminent threat", ...

Author: 0 The First Stars Competing On 'Dancing With The Stars' Season 24 Announced

Last year's Olympic Gold Medalist Simone Biles is also on board, as she'll try to make it back-to-back gymnastic winners on the program, following Laurie Hernandez's Season 23 victory. News that she "would really love to do it ( DWTS ) in the spring if that's possible". Some Season 24 cast rumors have an air of mystery to them.

World News Le Pen's Office Chief Charged Over
Author: 0 Le Pen's Office Chief Charged Over "Fake Jobs" Scandal

However, there is a significant risk the Front National (FN) candidate Marine Le Pen, who has threatened that France will leave the European Union and the euro if she is elected, will win the presidential election. However, she has been under fire over the cost of her "national currency" proposal and accusations of fake jobs in the European Parliament. "Of course, Mrs.

World News President Trump names Gen. HR McMaster next national security adviser
Author: 0 President Trump names Gen. HR McMaster next national security adviser

The job of the National Security Adviser evolved in the 1950's from the 1947 National Security Act that created the National Security Council. But this is a subject on which Trump and McMaster could soon differ. The Adviser oversees the Council, which coordinates policy between the Pentagon, the State Department, the intelligence services and other government agencies involved in national security.

Author: 0 Plane crash into Australian shopping mall kills four American tourists

Miraculously, no one on the ground was killed. It's understood the plane took off just before 9am (local time), reaching 50m altitude and then suffering engine failure. Mr Paladino, who ran to the scene with them, said the group of about 15 had hoped to help. "There was no way possible we could do anything". "If this event did result in a midair collision, two aircraft would have been destroyed and 18 people would have been killed", the Sydney pilot told ATSB investigators.

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