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Worldwide OH prisons botch 2 executions in less than 10 years
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Since the introduction of the electric chair, three death row inmates in the USA survived the first attempts to execute them after the process began. Stebbins said Campbell shook hands with execution team members and then wiped away tears after being informed the execution was being called off.

Worldwide Mueller issued subpoenas for a dozen Trump campaign officials
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However, Mueller's subpoena did not compel any officials to testify before a grand jury, the report noted. This is the first report of Mueller compelling the Trump campaign to hand over information. Some of the missing emails regarded the Kremlin-connected shadow group WikiLeaks. The letter said that "other parties" had given the committee documents concerning a "Russian backdoor overture and dinner invite" that Kushner also forwarded, but that Kushner hadn't sent a copy to the committee.

Worldwide Pentagon Mistakenly Retweets Message That Asks Trump to Resign
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Sen. This isn't the first time a US government Twitter account has attacked Trump. "The solution is simple..." The Defense Department accidentally retweeted a message calling for President Trump to resign. Knight's Twitter profile points to a commercial apparel business that sells a $23 t-shirt reading: 'All I want for Xmas is a new president'. Sexual harassment allegations against other figures in Washington and Hollywood have forced the White House to once again answer lingering ...

Worldwide Mother of Texas toddler found dead in storm drain arrested
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According to the affidavit, Sini, Wesley Mathews and their biological daughter went to a restaurant in North Garland, leaving Sherin behind. According to an affidavit issued by the Richardson, Texas, Police Department, on October 6 - the night before Sherin Mathews went missing - Sini and her husband, Wesley Mathews, along with their biological child, went out to dinner at a restaurant about five miles away from their home, leaving the little special needs toddler at home alone for over an ...

Worldwide 'Operation Raging Bull' results in 267 MS-13 arrests
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More than 60 of those arrested had entered the country as unaccompanied minors, ICE officials said. "These 267 arrests are the next step toward making this country safer by taking MS-13 off of our streets for good". Ninety-three of 214 arrestees are charged with federal or state criminal offenses and will face prison time in the United States, said Derek Benner, the deputy executive associate director of the Homeland Security Investigations division.

Worldwide Volkswagen readies $12bn electric vehicle offensive in China
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The European automaker's venture with Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Group (安徽江淮汽車) is to start production of electric vehicles (EVs) in the first half of next year, while sales are to start in the second half. Volkswagen forged its venture with state-owned JAC Motors this May with the express objective of manufacturing electric cars and has previously stated it plans to sell 1 million electric vehicles by 2025.

Worldwide Aussie politician's twitter account 'likes' graphic gay sexual video
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On Thursday morning, Mr Pyne tweeted that he had been hacked and that he was asleep at the time the tweet was liked. The video, from a studio called CockyBoys, was finally unliked by Pyne's account around 5.30am. The like was also registered by Auspolwatch , an account which keeps track of how Australia's politicians interact with other Twitter users. Mr Bernardi also retweeted another user who wrote: "Don't you hate when your account gets hacked and they only like one tweet".

Worldwide France to stage 2023 World Cup as rugby chiefs deny 'humiliation'
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The vote had to go through two rounds, with France winning 18 in the first round, South Africa 13 and Ireland eight. The World Cup in South Africa in 1995 was a magnificent tournament and the best of the seven events which interacted with my work, but recent troubles across an array of issues dropped them into the silver medal position with France getting the bronze due to their many and recent involvements.

Worldwide Trump gives $2 million for Duterte's campaign against drugs
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On the sidelines of an global summit, Trump looked to strengthen ties with Pacific Rim allies, aiming to strike bilateral rather than multinational trade agreements, and increase pressure on North Korea to abandon its nuclear program. Human rights groups believe the victim total is far higher, perhaps closer to 9,000. Next morning, the newspapers carried on the front page: 'You are the light, Rody croons at Trump's request'.

Worldwide Global Terrorism Index 2017
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Between 2002 and 2016, the region experienced a total of 2,348 terrorist attacks and 3,777 fatalities. However, Pakistan's name was excluded from the list of 20 most risky countries with regard to terrorism. Steve Killelea, Executive Chairman of IEP, said , "This year's report marks a landmark moment in the fight against radical Islamist extremism". The future stability of Syria and Iraq will play a critical role in determining the impact of terrorism in the years ahead.

Worldwide Hyundai Plans to Release 8 New Crossovers by 2020
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We already know that the Kona crossover will get a fully electric version next year. Both of which are expected to arrive in 2018. This vehicle will slot above the new A-segment crossover. John Juriga, a powertrain director at Hyundai, told MotorTrend that a new variable compression engine , 48-volt mild hybrid engines, and even a continuously variable transmission (CVT) are being researched by the development team to improve fuel efficiency.

Worldwide Three students charged in connection to fight at a Sussex Co. school
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Three teen girls are facing assault charges, after troopers say they attacked another student at a high school, in Sussex County. A 14-year-old freshman at Western High School was arrested Tuesday night for allegedly making the threat through an Instagram post, according to Kristina Hamm of the Anaheim Police Department.

Worldwide Trump calls for renewal of United Nations inquiry into Syrian chemical weapons
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Donald Trump in a statement on Thursday asked the UN Security Council to support the renewal of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM) that probes use of chemical weapons in Syria. The investigation earlier this year faulted the Syrian government for using sarin, a banned nerve agent, in an April 4 attack. The team also found IS responsible for a mustard-gas attack in 2015.

Worldwide Legionnaires' Disease Breakout Looming Over Disneyland
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The other four were in Anaheim around that same time. Disneyland said it learned about the Legionnaires' cases on October 27 and shut down and disinfected two cooling towers, which are part of air-conditioning systems. But officials are also focusing on the four patients who didn't visit the park as they track the source of the outbreak. Water samples collected from the towers November 2 and 6 tested negative, according to the park.

Worldwide Israel ready to cooperate with Saudi, says defence chief
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Asked whether Israel has shared intelligence information with Arab states, Eisenkot replied: "We are ready to share information if necessary". "Iran wants to take over the Middle East and create a Shiite crescent running through Iran and Lebanon, and later, through the Gulf and the Red Sea", Eisenkot said, adding that "we must prevent that from happening".

Worldwide Turkey sends diplomatic note to United States over gold trader
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U.S. Ministry of Justice's Federal Jailhouse Bureau website said that Zarrab was released from prison on November 8, yet his lawyer refuted the claim. On Wednesday, Turkey sent a diplomatic note to the US asking it to clarify Sarraf's condition following some media reports. Zarrab is accused of helping Iran evade sanctions through a money-laundering scheme.

Worldwide Striking Ontario college faculty reject offer
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Tuesday through 10 a.m. Thursday as the strike by OPSEU-represented faculty wore on. A group of 14 have started a class-action lawsuit, and the student government at Algonquin College in Ottawa has spent $20,000 on radio and video ads urging their teachers to vote in favour of the final offer from the College Employer Council.