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Global Violence breaks out at Georgia Tech in wake of student death
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Campus police at Georgia Tech are being accused of overreacting during a confrontation with a student that ended in his death. The student ignored repeated commands to drop the knife and stop moving toward officers, police said . Loved ones of the student said Schultz preferred to be called "Scout" and identified as gender non-binary, meaning neither male nor female. Schultz was the "Georgia Tech Pride Alliance" president, and viewed himself as "bisexual, nonbinary and intersex".

Global Trump retweets altered GIF of him hitting golf ball at Clinton
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Donald Trump continued to redefine the bounds of acceptable behavior Sunday morning, launching what would, in any other administration, be a headline-making fusillade of online attacks: mocking North Korea, joking about physically assaulting Hillary Clinton , and sharing other images and memes from presumably unvetted, unidentified supporters on Twitter.

Global State Legislators pass bill to make California a 'sanctuary state'
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The bill, known as SB54, bans law enforcement officials from asking about the immigration status of people under arrest, and prevents local police from being "deputized as immigration agents", The Associated Press reports . "The only thing this bill provides a sanctuary for is risky criminals", said Assemblyman James Gallagher, a Republican from Nicolaus. The compromise moved the California Police Chiefs Association's position on the bill opposed to neutral.

Global Spyder trailer looks top notch, Mahesh Babu's Tamil floors fans
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Spyder is a spy thriller, written and directed by AR Murugadoss . The movie is set for grand release on September 27th. The trailer is getting mixed talk. Spyder will be Mahesh's debut film in Tamil, while it has also been shot in Telugu and dubbed into Malayalam. That is when he found a software to help his team to pinpoint the cases of help which will be used in the phones.

Global Syria: Russian rockets strike ISIS in Deir-Ez-Zor, ministry
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Philippine government forces have been trying to remove IS-linked militants from the city since May. As IS continues to lose ground in Syria and Iraq, the extremists recently released a video encouraging fighters to join a campaign in the Philippines near the city of Marawi.

Global Classmate says Spokane-area school shooter was student
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Their injuries are not known. Annie Baxter, whose two daughters attended a middle school across the street, told the Spokesman-Review that kids were running into buildings when she pulled up. According to a school resource officer, there were 4 people shot. Anxious parents rushed to the school in the town of about 500 people near the Idaho border, about 25 miles southeast of Spokane.

Global Eric Trump and wife welcome baby boy
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The president's son Eric and his 34-year-old wife Lara, who Wednesday in 2014, have announced the birth of their first child, a boy named Eric "Luke" Trump. "Welcome to the world, baby boy". Lara told People in March that the pregnancy exhausted her at the beginning, but she was "feeling really good" later on.

Global Hope Hicks Officially Becoming White House Communications Director
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Hicks has been with President Donald Trump since before he entered politics and is known to have his trust. She was among the first to join Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. It's hard to keep up with changes in the Trump administration. Hicks had taken on the role of communications director on an interim basis since last month.

Global Florida allows residents to return to portions of ravaged Keys
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Barbuda first felt the storm's power, as the Category 5 hurricane damaged 95 percent of buildings on the small island. Footage of the islands showed homes torn apart by sustained winds of up to 130 miles per hour, which left the Keys without electricity, running water and cellphone service.

Global Thousands of Bangladeshi protest Rohingya killings
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Successive regimes have historically discriminated against them even though many have lived for generations in Rakhine state. Tens of thousands more are believed to be on the move inside Rakhine, fleeing burning villages, the army and ethnic Rakhine mobs - who Rohingya refugees accuse of attacking civilians - only to become stranded in hills without food, water, shelter or medical care.

Global North Koreans Have Nothing to Celebrate on the Country's Birthday
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Tensions between the U.S. and North Korea are at an all time high. " Nothing's inevitable", Trump said in a news conference on Thursday at the White House with the emir of Kuwait , Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Sabah. "We too, are against North Korea developing its nuclear capabilities and condemn it, but it is worrying cutting the oil pipeline will harm the regular people, like in hospitals", Putin said, according to the South Korean presidential official.

Global Katia weakens to a tropical depression as it moves into Mexico
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More than 60 people were killed, at last count. The state government now says 15 people died there due to Thursday night's magnitude 8.1 quake, in addition to 45 reported dead in Oaxaca and four in Tabasco. Luis Felipe Puente, head of Mexico's national emergency services, said this week that Katia has "worrying characteristics" because it is very slow-moving and could dump a lot of rain on areas that have been saturated in recent weeks.

Global Virat Kohli powers India to 9-0 clean sweep
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India completed the tour sweep with victory in the sole Twenty20 clash yesterday following a 3-0 test series win and a 5-0 result in the ODIs. Kohli is already one of the greatest limited-overs batsmen to have ever played cricket and with the kind of attitude, hunger and determination that the India captain displays, he can well go on to be the greatest.

Global Yasin Malik arrested, sent to Srinagar central jail
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The Enforcement Directorate is likely to register a money laundering case against some separatist leaders facing investigation by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) under charges of receiving terror funding from across the border to stoke unrest in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Thursday.

Global Journalist Gauri Lankesh Murder
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Lankesh". Moreover, In a total of around seven bullets, four bullets missed the target and remaining three bullets two in Chest area and one in Forehead part had hit her. "Union Minister, DV Sadananda Gowda is in agreement with the Karnataka government to hand over the case to CBI", he asserted. Lankesh was the editor of the Gauri Lankesh Patrike , a tabloid described as an "anti-establishment" publication.

Global Modi stands by Suu Kyi
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Myanmar's de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has claimed that the crisis in Rakhine state is being distorted by a "huge iceberg of misinformation", media reports said on Wednesday. Modi reached Nay Pyi Taw on the final leg of his two- nation visit after attending the BRICS Summit in China. It is his first bilateral visit to the country; it is a very important neighboring country.

Global Nebraska National Guard sending medical team to help Hurricane Harvey relief
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The storm has affected millions along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast, leaving many without drinking water or livable homes. "That'll free up first responders and local law enforcement to focus on other areas", he said Friday. The state of Texas has requested support from Iowa. Stephen Wright, a Guard public affairs specialist. The National Guard has no time to rest. The soldiers will join Guardsmen from across the nation who are being activated in response to Hurricane Harvey .

Global Rooney charged with drunk-driving
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She asked whether my vehicle was parked outside the nightclub". The former England captain, held by police last Thursday on suspicion of drink-driving, is said to have held crisis talks with his "furious" wife at their £6million home in Prestbury, Cheshire, at the weekend.

Global South Korea To Enhance Missile Defences In Wake Of North Korea Threat
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China's foreign ministry on Sunday also urged North Korea to stop its "wrong" actions, adding it urged the isolated nation to respect the U.N. He then made a vague war threat by writing, "South Korea is finding, as I have told them, that their talk of appeasement with North Korea will not work, they only understand one thing!" Just hours before the nuclear test, Trump talked by phone with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe about the "escalating" nuclear crisis.

Global Iowa defense shuts down Wyoming
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Iowa senior Josey Jewell was named Walter Camp national defensive player of the week Sunday, a day after helping the Hawkeyes defeat Wyoming 24-3. Maybe Zaleski's Cowboys teammates can pick him up a bit in the second half. The team captain had 14 tackles on the game, including 7 unassisted, 2 sacks, and 2.5 tackles for a loss.

Global Search for missing Temple University student intensifies
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Police believe Ms Burleigh was murdered in Philadelphia and her body was transported to a home in Jenkinton, then to the lakefront property. Ryan said that Burleigh's killing didn't appear to be premeditated and that detectives are still working on determining the exact cause of death.

Global A rain chance moves in on Friday
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Expect those clouds to move out and sunshine to return for Friday and the Labor Day weekend . Sunday morning will be comfortable as the day starts with temperatures near 60 but will quickly heat up into the mid to upper 80s by late-afternoon.

Global Kenya court cancels election results and orders a new vote
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Odinga and his supporters argued the August 8 election was hacked to guarantee victory for Kenyatta , who had won a second term with 54 percent of the vote, raking in about 1.4 million more votes than his challenger. That fear alone will be sure to make people line up in 60 days. Kenya is the first African country to have a presidential poll invalidated by a court.

Global Myanmar death toll surges as 38000 Rohingya flee to Bangladesh
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PM Modi will hold talks with the top leadership in Myanmar including State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi . A Rohingya man passes a child though a barbed wire border fence on the border with Bangladesh . "The police arrested 71 Rohingya from inside Bangladesh and later on handed them to us", said Manzurul Hassan Khan . "As Burmese security forces act to prevent further violence, they have a responsibility to adhere to worldwide humanitarian law, which includes refraining from ...

Global Hefazat chief Shafi urges all to stand by Rohingyas
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Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to neighbour Myanmar from September 5 to 7, India on Friday said it was "greatly concerned" at the situation in the Rakhine province of that country where fighting is on between the Myanmar security forces and Rohingya insurgents.

Global Main French union disappointed with Macron reforms, but not joining protest
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The changes, he said, would end the constricting of France "squeezed by rules and rights ... which believes itself to be a country of liberty". French President Emmanuel Macron said in an interview he had major differences with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Ukraine and "won't let him get away with anything", according to Reuters .

Global Duterte calls for unity, harmony in Eid'l Adha message
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People send Eid cards to each other at this time, Muslim people will also dress in their best clothes and attend a prayer service at their Mosque. Saudi Arabia's High Judicial Court has confirmed that the first day of the Muslim festival falls on Friday after the new moon crescent was sighted on August 22.

Global 41 more Ky. Air National Guardsmen head to Houston
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The Texas Army National Guard's 386th Engineer Battalion teamed up with Texas Task Force 1 and the Cypress Creek Fire Department yesterday to bring 1,000 Cypress Creek residents to safety from high-rising waters as heavy rains from Hurricane Harvey continued to fall.

Global Kelantan Gov't Sings Praises For Malaysian Athletes' Success At The Sea Games
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The 27-year-old Magno lagged behind the podium finishers in the final, posting a personal best time of 1:51.893. The Philippines ended up winning less than half of the projected number with 24 gold, 33 silver and 64 bronze medals. Host country Malaysia has already locked up the overall victor position, having earned 141 gold medals. But Cynthia Carrion, in an interview with Filipino journalists in Kuala Lumpur , said she made the prediction to motivate the athletes.

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