“Condolence” in the news

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Sports Illustrated
· Shaq Steps Up to Help Stranded Florida Driver  
On shopping trips, he's purchased musical equipment for a fan in a Guitar Center, shoes for a teenager with size 18 feet and a laptop for a shopper who offered condolences for the deaths of his sister and Kobe Bryant.
Yonhap News
· U.S. State Department offers condolences over death of Korean War hero Paik  
WASHINGTON, July 14 (Yonhap) -- The U.S. State Department on Tuesday expressed its condolences over the recent passing of South Korea's first four-star general, Paik Sun-yup.
· Naya Rivera: Remembered as inspirational Latina who redefined Afro-Latinx representation  
The grim news immediately triggered an outpouring of condolences.
The Guardian
· Fans pay tribute to Instagram influencer who died with unborn baby  
Followers of the social media star also expressed their condolences to her family and her partner.
The Independent
· Saudi-led coalition to investigate Yemen strike that UN official says killed seven children  
“We extend our sincere condolences to the families and loved ones of the children and women who were killed in this attack,” she added.
· China's President Xi Jinping congratulates PM Lee on election results, both sides reaffirm bilateral ties  
Mr Lee conveyed his condolences on the recent floods in China and expressed confidence in China’s ability to overcome this challenge.
The Diplomat
· Seoul Mayor’s Death Sets Critical Test for South Korea’s Ruling Party in 2021  
The day before that, he was among the ruling party heavyweights who controversially lined up to offer flowers and condolences to Ahn Hee-jung for the passing of his mother, an act of sympathy that was criticized for being inconsiderate to Ahn’s former secretary and other survivors of sexual violence.
The China Post
· Israeli investigators: No footage of shooting of Palestinian  
“Representatives of the internal investigations department expressed their condolences to the family and requested to shake the hands of the parents,” the ministry said.
Malay Mail
· MythBusters co-host Grant Imahara dies at just 49 years old  
In response to the news, Discovery issued a statement with their condolences to The Hollywood Reporter:
The Age
· Gallery: The best photos from around the world  
Masked mourners gave speeches and laid flowers before the coffin of Seoul's mayor during his funeral, while a live broadcast online drew a mixture of condolence messages and insults.Credit:AP