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Police officer shot in Brooklyn; suspect sought

Police officer shot in Brooklyn; suspect sought

Mayor Bill de Blasio has been briefed on the shooting, according to a tweet from his office. Police say he was shot several times in the chest, but fortunately was wearing a bullet-resistant vest. The...

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Départ de feu à Port-de-Bouc — Bouches-du-Rhône

Départ de feu à Port-de-Bouc — Bouches-du-Rhône

Le CODIS a immédiatement dépêché sur les lieux 50 véhicules et 200 sapeurs-pompiers appuyés par 2 hélicoptères bombardiers d'eau et 4 canadair. La superficie parcourue est estimée à une quarantaine d'...

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Ryan Atkin becomes first openly gay professional official in English football

Ryan Atkin becomes first openly gay professional official in English football

Referees get a lot of stick for a number of reasons but their sexual orientation can not be one of them. He said: "I'd now like to see more players and referees helping to promote inclusion". 'Our r...

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Southern Methodist U. Reinstates 9/11 Memorial after 'Triggering' Flap

Southern Methodist U. Reinstates 9/11 Memorial after 'Triggering' Flap

SMU officials also indicated they intend to review and amend the lawn display policy and procedures, working alongside student government and campus organizations. A July 2017 version of SMU's display...

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Death of Bedford Teen Discovered in Arlington Landfill Ruled a Homicide

Death of Bedford Teen Discovered in Arlington Landfill Ruled a Homicide

On Aug. 10 her death was ruled a homicide. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's has ruled the death of 14-year-old Kaytlynn Cargill a homicide. "There is not a suspect or person of interest", Gib...

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Turkey Arrests Suspected ISIS Member For Planning Attack on US Warplane

Turkey Arrests Suspected ISIS Member For Planning Attack on US Warplane

Turkish police have detained a suspected Daesh terrorist who was allegedly planning a drone attack on US aircraft at Incirlik air base in southern Adana province. The Alevi religious minority is a...

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Bengals reportedly turned down second-round pick for AJ McCarron

Bengals reportedly turned down second-round pick for AJ McCarron

This appears to have been before the Denver Broncos were (erroneously) linked with McCarron this week. It sounds like the quarterback will spend at least another season with the Bengals. If it's n...

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Brett Favre: Aaron Rodgers Can't Do Anything Else

Brett Favre: Aaron Rodgers Can't Do Anything Else

The Green Bay Packers' Achilles heel in the Rodgers' era. "'Ah, that's what we needed'". "That in itself tells you how hard it is to do it", Favre said . Not to mention, Favre heaped praise on Ro...

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U.S. sends McCain's namesake to challenge Chinese maritime claims

U.S. sends McCain's namesake to challenge Chinese maritime claims

The official told The Associated Press that Chinese vessels were in the vicinity when the USS John S. McCain sailed in a "routine" freedom of navigation operation near Mischief Reef Thursday. guided...

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Majority says current Congress a failure so far

Majority says current Congress a failure so far

Six in 10 women back Democrats for Congress in 2018, while men back Republicans by a slim 5-point margin. The current hacking investigation by Congress is nothing more than a “witch hunt” and a fish...

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27,4 millions FCFA ont été dépensés durant la campagne — Ndawi Askan Wi

27,4 millions FCFA ont été dépensés durant la campagne — Ndawi Askan Wi

Car poursuit-il, " Macky Sall a engagé tout son gouvernement dans les élections et malgré la fraude, l'achat de conscience, avec des billets de banques, ils n'ont pu franchir la barre de 50%. Une sati...

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NY high school football player killed by log during drill

NY high school football player killed by log during drill

The log fell on Mileto and killed him, per Suffolk County homicide detectives. Neighbors who live and work near the school were visibly shaken. Mileto was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounce...

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Los Angeles Rams Owner Stan Kroenke Buys E-sports Team

Los Angeles Rams Owner Stan Kroenke Buys E-sports Team

All jokes about the Kroenke family's National Football League team aside, Stan Kroenke also owns KSE eSports, so he's not entirely unfamiliar with how the industry works. London , meanwhile, went to t...

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Scientists "hack" a computer using malware encoded in DNA

You can find the full research paper on the University of Washington website . The researchers warn that hackers could one day use faked blood or spit samples to gain access to university computers...

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150+ Tribes Opposing Keystone XL Promise to Stop It in Its Tracks

150+ Tribes Opposing Keystone XL Promise to Stop It in Its Tracks

Company officials have said their preferred route is the most direct way to transport oil from Alberta, Canada, to an existing pipeline in Steele City, Nebraska. TransCanada spokesman Matthew John s...

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BC hires outside lawyer in legal challenge against Trans Mountain oil pipeline

BC hires outside lawyer in legal challenge against Trans Mountain oil pipeline

With its approval from the National Energy Board late a year ago and endorsement under the previous BC Liberal government, Kinder Morgan has been pushing ahead in meeting outstanding conditions and ge...

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The Administrative State Strikes Back: Federal Climate Change Draft Report Leaked

The Administrative State Strikes Back: Federal Climate Change Draft Report Leaked

But many in the science community point to the president's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement and his skepticism of climate studies as reason to worry. "An article on Tuesday ...

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President Trump plans to declare national emergency in response to opioid crisis

President Trump plans to declare national emergency in response to opioid crisis

In his comments to reporters Thursday, Trump likened the opioid crisis to that involving LSD in the 1970s. A national emergency declaration could make a psychological, as well as practical, differ...

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Trump Says FBI Raid On Manafort's Home Was 'Pretty Tough Stuff'

Trump Says FBI Raid On Manafort's Home Was 'Pretty Tough Stuff'

Sources with knowledge of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation said the search is tied to a probe of Manafort's business dealings and financial relationships, both in the USA and overseas. "...

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Snap Misses Revenue Expectations And Struggles To Grow Its User Base

Snap Misses Revenue Expectations And Struggles To Grow Its User Base

FBN Securities analyst Shebly Seyrafi on Wednesday cut his price target for Snap's stock to US$17 from US$21, and wrote that at current levels Snap is "getting interesting" and could become an acqui...

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USA Not Safe Says North Korea

USA Not Safe Says North Korea

Yet already, there are signs that nations with the strongest ties to North Korea may fall short of the stringent enforcement that Trump and others seek. "But the real challenge is going to come with...

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Rev. Jeffress: Bible Gives Trump 'Moral Authority' to Remove Kim Jong

Rev. Jeffress: Bible Gives Trump 'Moral Authority' to Remove Kim Jong

Consequently, Jeffress was able to secure a position within Trump's inner circle, serving as a religious adviser in the Oval Office. This comes after Trump said today that if North Korea continues...

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CNN severs ties with Jeffrey Lord after tweet

CNN severs ties with Jeffrey Lord after tweet

Lord tweeted the slogan after Media Matters president Angelo Carusone pointed out a spelling error in a column Lord wrote on Thursday for the right-leaning site The American Spectator . Aft...

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Rex Tillerson advises diplomats to sidestep questions about the Paris climate deal

Rex Tillerson advises diplomats to sidestep questions about the Paris climate deal

On Tuesday morning, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley appeared on NBC's Today show , where she was asked about the odds that the Trump administration will simply ignore a federal...

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North Korea hones Guam strike plans, mocks United States president

Pacific territory. This isn't the first time it has been threatened by North Korea . "How we train is how we fight", he said, "and the more we interface with our allies, the better prepared we ar...

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Japan Could Legally Intercept A Guam-Bound North Korea Missile

Japan Could Legally Intercept A Guam-Bound North Korea Missile

Dubbed the " tip of the spear " by the military, it is home to a naval base and Coast Guard station and an Air Force base that saw heavy use during the Vietnam War. The naval base dates to 1898, whe...

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Obama intel chief: Trump should tone down rhetoric on North Korea

Obama intel chief: Trump should tone down rhetoric on North Korea

In the wake of the U.S. and North Korea tension Wall Street, Asian markets and European markets have all closed in red territory. Pyongyang responded by saying it was studying plans for an attack ...

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God stops by Colbert to talk Donald Trump and nuclear war

However, according to an article in the Boston Globe, quoting an expert in the realm of presidential power, Trump has nearly "unchecked authority to order the use of conventional or nuclear weapons ag...

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Nigerian hospital intensifies Lassa fever surveillance

Nigerian hospital intensifies Lassa fever surveillance

Kawuwa told reporters in Damaturu that seven people were initially hospitalized, but three had been discharged after clinical analyses. The commissioner said though, earlier results did not indicate...

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Madras HC Stays 'Look Out' Circular Issued Against Karti Chidambaram, 4 Others

Madras HC Stays 'Look Out' Circular Issued Against Karti Chidambaram, 4 Others

This comes after Karti Chidambaram had approached the Madras High Court to quash the lookout notice issued against him. Claiming that the FIR, which he has challenged in court, had been filed based ...

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