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Backed forces take Raqa hospital from Daesh holdouts

Backed forces take Raqa hospital from Daesh holdouts

The SDF has been supported by a US-led global coalition with air strikes and special forces on the ground since it started the battle for Raqqa city in early June. Another witness said that militia fi...

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Fifteen dead, over 40 wounded in Afghan police centre attack

Fifteen dead, over 40 wounded in Afghan police centre attack

Officials and militants said that 60 people were wounded in the assault. Allah Mir Bahram, a member of the Paktia provincial council, said that two auto bombs blew up near the compound that also hou...

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Russian Federation to launch its own cryptocurrency called 'CryptoRuble'

It will be issued, maintained and controlled by the country's authorities like ordinary currency. Last week - a day after a Russia Central Bank official said the country would ban exchange tradi...

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AJ Hinch, like Joe Maddon, says managers should ignore Twitter

AJ Hinch, like Joe Maddon, says managers should ignore Twitter

Yahoo Sports' Chris Cwik wrote: "It's not hyperbole to say that, by going to Lackey, Maddon made the worst possible decision". "I would encourage any young manager to get off Twitter". Maddon also ...

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Bodies of two missing hikers found in Joshua Tree National Park

Bodies of two missing hikers found in Joshua Tree National Park

Gilbert Orbeso, the man's father, was with searchers who made the sad discovery Sunday. Autopsies will be conducted by the San Bernardino County Coroner's Office. "I believed that I was going to fin...

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Patchy frost possible tonight

Patchy frost possible tonight

Fall weather is finally moving into North Carolina, and Tuesday could be the coldest night of the season so far. Monday's lows were expected in the low- to mid-40s, but Tuesday night was expected ...

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Nigeria, 14 others elected into UN Human Rights Council

One of 15 countries admitted to the 47-member United Nations body this morning, Congo had run unopposed among the African states but still required a majority of votes to obtain a seat. Their three-ye...

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Texas man suspected of stealing $1.2M worth of fajitas

Texas man suspected of stealing $1.2M worth of fajitas

The woman who answered the phone said the driver was mistaken, and that the kitchen did not serve fajitas. "When Mr. Escaramilla reports to work the next day, he is confronted with the discussion an...

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With White Nationalist Coming To UF, Gov. Scott Declares State Of Emergency

With White Nationalist Coming To UF, Gov. Scott Declares State Of Emergency

Scott also activated gubernatorial authority to spend surplus money when he deems it necessary. Spencer's white nationalist think tank, the National Policy Institute, paid $10,564 to rent space at U...

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Judge declines to dismiss Menendez charges

Judge declines to dismiss Menendez charges

The highly anticipated ruling by U.S. District Court Judge William H. Walls had the potential to deliver Menendez a legal and political victory in his years-long fight against the allegations while al...

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Transport minister does not think Britain will leave European Union without a deal

Transport minister does not think Britain will leave European Union without a deal

He told reporters in Brussels that he could not recommend to European Union leaders at a summit next week that negotiations move on from divorce issues to talks on a post-Brexit trade deal. Those invo...

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Warrant alleges mother of two put toddlers in oven, turned it on

Warrant alleges mother of two put toddlers in oven, turned it on

Lamora Williams, 24, was arrested following the death of her one and two-year-old sons Ja'karter and Keyante Penn in Atlanta , USA. Williams called her sons' father, Jameel Penn, on Friday night an...

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WV senator calls for Tom Marino's drug czar nomination to be withdrawn

WV senator calls for Tom Marino's drug czar nomination to be withdrawn

President Donald Trump says he's "looking into" a report that Rep. Tom Marino , his pick to head the Office of National Drug Policy, helped craft a law that hurt the government's ability to tackle ...

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Trump doesn't have to release his tax returns, Jerry Brown says

Trump doesn't have to release his tax returns, Jerry Brown says

The measure, AB 262, was authored by Assemblyman Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) and directs the Department of General Services to draft standards for emissions. The plan approved by the legislature would have ...

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Storm Ophelia turns sun red over parts of England

Storm Ophelia turns sun red over parts of England

Social media has been awash with photos of the amusing sky as well as some unusual explanations. While they were spared the worst of Storm Ophelia's brunt, Londoners and others in the United Kingdom...

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Nobody should kill Nigerians in South Africa- Jacob Zuma

Nobody should kill Nigerians in South Africa- Jacob Zuma

The South African president was also honoured with a chieftancy title, Imo State's highest award and had a street named after him. "A South African must not kill a Nigerian and a Nigerian must also ...

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Latest Forecast: Sunny Skies And Warmer Temperatures Dominate This Week

Latest Forecast: Sunny Skies And Warmer Temperatures Dominate This Week

Each night, lows drop into the 40s, with a few high elevations bottoming out in the upper 30s, bringing the risk for patchy frost. The nice weather carries us into the start of the weekend , but a ...

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Ex-Obama Official: Trump 'Unequivocally Wrong' About Calling Grieving Families

Ex-Obama Official: Trump 'Unequivocally Wrong' About Calling Grieving Families

Meanwhile, Alyssa Mastromonaco, Obama's deputy chief of staff for operations, said Trump's remarks were a "fucking lie" and called Trump a "deranged animal". Now, it gets to a point where you make...

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Anti-corruption blogger killed by huge bomb in Malta

Investigative reporter Daphne Caruana Galizia - dubbed a "one-woman WikiLeaks" - was killed as she was driving near the village of Bidnija in northern Malta . Former Opposition leader Simon Busuttil ...

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Justice Department to help in Kedarie Johnson murder trial

Justice Department to help in Kedarie Johnson murder trial

Here are the details: Kedarie , 16, was shot to death in March 2016 in Burlington, Iowa. The decision to send the lawyer was initiated by Sessions, the New York Times reported on Sunday , citing o...

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