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What do I do?" In Oaxaca, one of the states affected the most by the earthquakes of September 2017, the natural disaster caused panic among residents in areas such as Juchitan and Playa Vicente, on the coasts of the state. That included reports of a wall that collapsed in the upscale Condesa neighborhood, which was hit hard by last year's quakes. Footage inside a building show lights swaying back and forth with people lined up along a hallway.
  • Kim Jong Un impersonator does not impress the North Korean cheerleaders

    Kim Jong Un impersonator does not impress the North Korean cheerleaders

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    Steve Ok, 30, from Seoul, told CNN Sport that he was "touched" by the performance. "I think our players were teaching them how to K-pop dance", said the coach, Canadian Sarah Murray. The two athletes ignored some other questions from the global press. "There is no requirement for any athlete to speak to journalists as they pass through what is called the 'mixed zone" and, having already answered questions, they may have been oblivious to the desire of the crowd wanting to interrogate them ...
  • What are the small stuffed animals being presented at the Winter Olympics?

    What are the small stuffed animals being presented at the Winter Olympics?

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    There have been some political sights in the games this year because of it being held in South Korea. How better to honor someone who has won his or her event in the Olympics than to give them a cute version of the guardian animal of South Korea!? Chloe Kim is the youngest woman to win an Olympic snowboarding gold medal at the Winter Olympics and took home the medal for the women's snowboard halfpipe.
  • Andhra Pradesh: Seven die while cleaning septic tank in Chittoor district

    Andhra Pradesh: Seven die while cleaning septic tank in Chittoor district

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    The tragedy took place at the Venkateswara hatcheries. After initial probe, the police said it appeared that the sanitation supervisor of the hatcheries couldn't assess the situation in the septic tank before sending the workers inside. The deceased have been identified as M Ramesh (32), G Govinda Swamy (35), B Ramachandra (23), A Reddappa (30), Keshava (20), R Babu (30) and Venkata Rajulu (23).
  • N hits back at Ayesha Gulalai, announces legal action

    N hits back at Ayesha Gulalai, announces legal action

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    Gulalai spoke to the media outside the Parliament House on Thursday, saying that she was made the offer but she refused the Senate ticket because this did not sit well with her morals and patriotism. "The former information minister said it was a political mirage of PML-N that it could restore or bring back Nawaz Sharif into political arena as PM was again out to attack and disgrace the constitutional organs of the state", he opined.
  • Nigerians in Celebrated Black Panther Movie

    Nigerians in Celebrated Black Panther Movie

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    Kicking off with a couple prologues explaining the history of Wakanda and the Black Panther before moving to 1992 to see a young King T'Chaka confront his brother N'Jobu ( Sterling K. T'Challa, played by Chadwick Boseman , is not just tasked with leading the country but also protecting it as the Black Panther . "You got the political responsibility, you got the suit, the claws, you got the strength".
  • 6 journalists sentenced to life over failed coup in Turkey

    6 journalists sentenced to life over failed coup in Turkey

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    In the same case, the court gave life sentences for former Zaman newspaper marketing manager Yakup Simsek, police academy instructor Sukru Tugrul Ozsengul and Zaman layout designer Fevzi Yazici. Désir said: "The magnitude of these punishments, and the fact that the court failed to implement a Constitutional Court ruling ordering Mr Altan's release, raise fundamental questions about the ability of the judiciary to uphold the constitutionally protected right to freedom of expression".
  • Trump to visit Florida, likely meeting shooting survivors, parents

    Trump to visit Florida, likely meeting shooting survivors, parents

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    Kurth said of politicians who do little more than offer condolences after mass shootings: "We're exhausted of the 'We're sorry for your loss.' 'We're praying for you, '" Kurth said according to the Daily Beast . Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California criticized the lack of action on a measure she introduced after the mass shooting in Las Vegas a year ago to ban bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire more rapidly.
  • Clumsy burglar accidentally knocks down his partner in failed robbery

    Clumsy burglar accidentally knocks down his partner in failed robbery

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    The two masked man, a hooded man arrives at a scene and tries to shatter presumably a glass door with bricks. The other winds up and throws - only to hit his accomplice in the back of the head, knocking him out cold. In a post on the Chinese social media site Weibo, the Public Security Bureau wrote: "If all thieves operated on this level, the police wouldn't have to work overtime".
  • Sen. Nelson on Florida shooting: It's bad

    Sen. Nelson on Florida shooting: It's bad

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    It's a guy that's putting all these things up on social media. The state also experienced mass shootings at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando in June 2016 and at the Fort Lauderdale Airport in January 2017. "You have to pick up 11 Republican senators to break the filibuster, in other words, to get to where you can consider the bill . One of them, for example, is Senator Feinstein's bill-there are a number of us sponsoring it-that says that you can not legally purchase an assault weapon, and ...
  • Trump Calls on Nation to 'Answer Hate with Love'

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    He then said that one of the first acts of Trump's presidency was to roll back a regulation created to keep firearms out of the hands of the mentally ill. And President Trump, "No child, no teacher, should ever be in danger in an American school". Six adults were also killed. However, he also called out President Trump for taking away funding for mental health initiatives.
  • KY Gov. Bevin orders flags at half-staff to honor FL shooting victims

    KY Gov. Bevin orders flags at half-staff to honor FL shooting victims

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    During his remarks on Thursday, Trump talked about tackling the "difficult issue of mental health " but did not mention the prevalence of guns or gun violence. But Trump has not addressed the idea of new gun control measures. This is the database used by the Federal Bureau of Investigation to determine who is able to purchase firearms.
  • American Flag Found Shredded, Replaced With ISIS Flag at High School

    American Flag Found Shredded, Replaced With ISIS Flag at High School

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    They also spray-painted "ISIS is coming" on one wall of the school. HCPD Officer Ken Thompson said investigators are now reviewing surveillance footage from the school's security cameras as well as footage from surrounding businesses. Thompson said, reported KUTV . An ISIS flag is seen being removed in Tabqua, Syria in April. Classes were held on Thursday and Friday as scheduled.
  • US intel sees signs of Russian meddling in midterms

    US intel sees signs of Russian meddling in midterms

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    They took advantage, a sophisticated advantage of social media. "The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid over the last 15 years, and they have given us nothing but lies & deceit, thinking of our leaders as fools", Trump tweeted on January 1.
  • Local Douglas alumni reflect on school shooting

    Local Douglas alumni reflect on school shooting

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    Trump, who had planned to fly to his Florida estate this weekend, said he will visit Parkland and meet with local officials and families there. He said no child should have to go to school in fear of getting killed. Center stage at the Parkland Amphitheater candlelight vigil for the victim's of the February 14 attack at Stoneman Douglas High School, the father of victim Jamie Guttenberg.