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World Migrants Workers in Qatar at Risk due to Intense Heat
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Human Rights Watch (HWR) have demanded explanation from 2022 world Cup hosts Qatar , following reports that scorching temperatures may have caused the death of some workers at some of the venues. The SC has provided HRW with the information requested concerning the circumstances surrounding non-work related deaths on SC projects. The SC explained that it does not have the authority or mandate to determine cause of death, which is reflected in death certificates issued by the medical ...

World Here's How Witnesses Described the Deadly Yosemite Rockfall
Author: 0 Here's How Witnesses Described the Deadly Yosemite Rockfall

Canadian climber Peter Zabrok , 57, was scaling El Capitan and was above the rockfall when it occurred, he told Fox News. Several witnesses called 911 after the incident. John DeGrazio of YExplore Yosemite Adventures said Thursday he had just reached the summit of Half Dome with a group of hikers when they saw large plumes of dust rising up the vertical wall of El Capitan.

World ISIS Leader Baghdadi Reportedly Heard on New Tape
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The exact date of the 46-minute recording is not clear, though al-Baghdadi does mention in it North Korea's recent threats towards the US. In it, the apparent ISIS leader lashed out at "infidel nations headed by America, Russia and Iran" who, along with their allies, have inflicted losses on the jihadists during separate anti-ISIS offensives against ISIS in Syria and Iraq.

World Insults fly over same-sex marriage song at football grand final
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His remarks add to the ongoing war of words between the "yes" and "no" camps ahead of a national survey on whether Australia should legalise same-sex marriage. They claim it politicizes sport and they want to "remove LGBTIQ politics out of the awesome sport of Rugby League". Wall said his family would feel uncomfortable if they heard the song on Sunday .

World Truck maker Scania fined more than £770million for price-fixing
Author: 0 Truck maker Scania fined more than £770million for price-fixing

The five other firms - MAN (Swiss: MAN.SW - news ), Daimler (IOB: 0NXX.IL - news), Iveco, Volvo/Renault (LSE: 0NQF.L - news) and DAF - settled the case a year ago, getting a 10% cut in their fines in return for their cooperation. The EU handed a Volkswagen-owned truck-making firm a £771million fine yesterday for taking part in a price-fixing cartel that saw thousands of British customers ripped off.

World Tom Cruise shuts down 'Valkyrie' fake butt speculation
Author: 0 Tom Cruise shuts down 'Valkyrie' fake butt speculation

Unconvincing, says @iluvbutts247, in addition to anybody who has ever seen a butt. It's been nine years since the movie premiered, but the bootylicious tweet sent the internet ablaze with fans speculating if his perfectly plump ass was real or fake during the movie.

World The Secret Life of Kim Jong Un's Wife Ri Sol Ju
Author: 0 The Secret Life of Kim Jong Un's Wife Ri Sol Ju

When the half brother of North Korea's dictator was assassinated in an airport in Malaysia this past February, it looked to the world like an amateur assassination attempt-the two women who smeared him with a deadly nerve agent wore conspicuous clothing, and neither they nor the North Korean operatives working with them bothered to cover their faces.

World High court to hear challenge on union fees
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Supreme Court this autumn. Supreme Court accepts new challenge to mandatory... The Illinois case involves Mark Janus , a state employee who says Illinois law violates his free speech rights by requiring him to pay fees to subsidize AFSCME , which represents tens of thousands of Illinois workers.

World Prince William: 'Prince George Is Over School!'
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Prince George started prep school at Thomas's Battersea last September 7. Also the woman said that she met Prince William , when he took George on a regular school day: "He said that George doesn't want to go to school, but he made him and literally left him there, quickly escaped to the vehicle".

Author: 0 Maria strengthens, becomes hurricane again

While Maria, now a Category 1 hurricane, is forecast to slowly move away from the North Carolina coast later Wednesday, tropical storm conditions are expected to continue along portions of it through Wednesday afternoon, Impact said, with associated flooding and storm surge.

World French government sees European Union credibility in reach with 2018 budget
Author: 0 French government sees European Union credibility in reach with 2018 budget

Macron called for a joint military "rapid response force", a common defense budget, a single asylum system and an European Union border force. He also called for a new tax on technology giants such as Facebook and Apple - accused of paying too little corporate tax on their businesses in Europe - and an EU-wide asylum agency to deal with the refugee crisis.

World Scarborough Slams Trump For Attacking 'Dying' McCain: 'You Have No Humanity'
Author: 0 Scarborough Slams Trump For Attacking 'Dying' McCain: 'You Have No Humanity'

Looking at the twilight of his career and a grim cancer diagnosis, McCain, who prides himself on an independent streak, could not be moved to go along with the Graham-Cassidy bill. "Show a little class". "So to any American who has a problem with John McCain's vote, all I can tell you is John McCain was willing to die for this country and he can vote anyway he wants to and it doesn't matter to me".

World Russian Federation to destroy last chemical weapons on Wednesday, ahead of schedule
Author: 0 Russian Federation to destroy last chemical weapons on Wednesday, ahead of schedule

Russian Federation on Wednesday completed the task of destroying its huge, Cold War-era chemical weapons stockpiles, winning praise from an worldwide chemical weapons watchdog. Under the CWC, a multilateral treaty that bans chemical weapons and requires their destruction, countries that possessed such weapons were supposed to eliminate their stockpiles by 2012.

World Police officer shot in Yonkers
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Then cop responds: 'Send a truck or something to come get this officer out of here. We're right behind the suspect. Frank Valencia, 18, of New Rochelle, received probation and youthful offender status when he was sentenced by Judge George Villegas of Bronx Supreme Court on September 20.

World Ranveer Singh relives 1983 cricket World Cup moment, meets legendary players
Author: 0 Ranveer Singh relives 1983 cricket World Cup moment, meets legendary players

With this win of the team India , the image completely changed among the people and earned a goodwill that lasted forever. "I think more than a sports story, it is a human story". The event started off by honoring the legendary squad of 1983 including Kapil Dev , Kirti Azad, Mohinder Amarnath , Sandeep Patil, SS Madanlal, Balwinder Singh Sandhu, Krishnamachari Srikkanth, Dilip Vengsarkar, Yashpal Sharma and Sunil Valson.

World Watch This Porsche GT2 RS Set a New Record at Nürburgring
Author: 0 Watch This Porsche GT2 RS Set a New Record at Nürburgring

With 700 horsepower and 553 pound-feet of torque generated by its 3.8-liter twin-turbocharged flat-6 engine, the auto is the most powerful 911 ever sold, and now it's the fastest too. The fastest time for a rear-wheel-drive auto was the 7:01.3 set by a Dodge Viper ACR . The GT2 RS's average speed was 184.11kmph. The figure was faster than the previous Porsche record of its 918 Spyder.

World NYPD at scene of fatal stabbing at Bronx public school
Author: 0 NYPD at scene of fatal stabbing at Bronx public school

The deceased has been identified as a fifteen-year-old, whereas, the one who is admitted in critical condition was reported to be a 16-year-old. The teen who died had been stabbed in the chest. WNBC-TV reports the victims were stabbed in the building on Mohegan Avenue in the East Tremont section of the New York City borough. It's situated in a building that also houses a public elementary school.

World DEA Head Said to Be Dissatisfied With Trump, Is Resigning
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Left out of the report, however, is the fact that Rosenberg twice served as former FBI Director James Comey's chief of staff. "Ours is an honorable profession and, so, we will always act honorably". Others in the running include Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rick Sanders, Mississippi Department of Public Safety Commissioner Marshall Fisher and former State Department Assistant Secretary for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs Robert Charles.

World India to Host U-17 World Cup
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After training against a quartet that comprises Vinicius, Paulinho, Brenner da Silva and Lincoln dos Santos, Brazilian defenders say they do not fear anyone. The U-17s last won the title in 2003. Despite the situation, expectations are understandably high. And they mean business. The South American teams are strong along with Mexico and the United States.

World Serbia: moves up 12 positions in Global Competitiveness Inde
Author: 0 Serbia: moves up 12 positions in Global Competitiveness Inde

The UK has fallen down a global list of the most competitive nations and experts are warning that Brexit could see the country slip further. In the Technological Readiness category, the country was cited for improvements in the number of internet users as a percentage of the population (No.

World Why Is Scott Pruitt's EPA Spending $25000 on Soundproofing For His Office?
Author: 0 Why Is Scott Pruitt's EPA Spending $25000 on Soundproofing For His Office?

In addition, Pruitt has a 24/7 security detail, involving 18 law enforcement officers, in contrast with his predecessors, who only had security details when working and in transit. Shaub, a CNN contributor, followed with another tweet saying, "The news accounts coming out of EPA have been highlighting the lack of transparency, but this takes it to a new extreme ".

World Prototype construction begins on Trump's border wall
Author: 0 Prototype construction begins on Trump's border wall

The companies have about 30 days to complete their prototypes. "So you need to have a great wall but it has to be see-through". In a video taken by the NBC 7 News helicopter, a photographer captured images of dirt being graded by tractors, and rectangular cutouts, presumably where the prototypes will be built.