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World Media Iraqi military captures Daesh stronghold Hawija from terrorists
Author: 0 Iraqi military captures Daesh stronghold Hawija from terrorists

Footage released by Iraqi police shows troops walking through a nearby village, greeting and dancing with its residents who have been living under Islamic State since 2014. The town of Hawija and surrounding area were declared as freed from the jihadists' rule for the first time since 2014, a statement on Thursday said.

World Media Late penalty keeps Syria's World Cup hopes alive
Author: 0 Late penalty keeps Syria's World Cup hopes alive

The draw on Tuesday extended Syria's unbeaten run at its adopted Malaysian home to seven matches. The victor of the second leg, which will be held next Tuesday in Australia's Sydney city, will be qualified to face the fourth team in the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) for a spot at the 2018 World Cup of Russian Federation.

World Media Ex-PM 'would have faced police probe on seven child sex allegations'
Author: 0 Ex-PM 'would have faced police probe on seven child sex allegations'

A representative for the Sir Edward Heath Charitable Foundation did not respond to an email seeking comment on Thursday. They include the alleged rape of an 11-year-old boy and alleged indecent assault on a 10-year-old boy. The report adds that if Heath was alive and the investigating officer felt there was enough evidence after hearing his side of the story, it would be up to the Crown Prosecution Service to decide if there was sufficient evidence to bring criminal charges.

World Media Las Vegas Mass Shooting: Heroes Risked Lives To Save Others
Author: 0 Las Vegas Mass Shooting: Heroes Risked Lives To Save Others

Sonny Melton graduated from Union University in 2015 with a bachelor of science in nursing accelerated degree and was president of his BSNA class, according to the Jackson, Tennessee, university. Las Vegas police said Monday that it will take time to identify all of the injured and dead in what is now the deadliest mass shooting in US history.

World Media 18 killed several injured in Pakistan shrine blast
Author: 0 18 killed several injured in Pakistan shrine blast

Mohammad Iqbal, a district police chief, said five children, a woman and one police officer were among those 20 people killed in the bombing. Kakar added later that 13 people had been killed, and 20 others were seriously injured. Hundreds of devotees were present at the shrine for a monthly gathering when the bomber hit. Deputy Commissioner of Jhal Magsi, Asadullah Kakar, told reporters, adding that the administration had declared an emergency in the district and nearby hospitals, and ...

World Media United States trade deficit narrows to $42.4 billion in August
Author: 0 United States trade deficit narrows to $42.4 billion in August

The deficit expanded to C$3.41 billion ($2.73 billion), the fifth largest on record, from a revised C$2.98 billion shortfall in July and exceeded the C$2.60 billion forecast by analysts in a Reuters poll. Exports excluding energy products were down 1.4 per cent. Imports of consumer goods fell 1.8 per cent to $10.1 billion. The U.S. economy has run trade deficits for decades, during both economic expansions and recessions, which economists say reflects the fact that Americans consume more ...

World Media Saudi Arabia agrees to buy Russian S-400 air defense system
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia agrees to buy Russian S-400 air defense system

Global crude oil inventories are moving closer to balance and Falih said that, by the fourth quarter, supply will be less than demand. The King of Saudi Arabia , Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, arrived in Moscow on September 4. The leaders held one-on-one talks, followed by broader discussions. Assessing the results of the Thursday talks, King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud emphasized that the outlook of Moscow and Riyadh on many regional and worldwide problems coincide.

World Media No evidence Las Vegas shooter tied to militant group
Author: 0 No evidence Las Vegas shooter tied to militant group

Another statement said: "The Las Vegas attacker converted to Islam a few months ago". But police later identified the attacker as a heavily indebted Filipino gambling addict, saying it was a botched robbery that was not terrorism-related.

World Media Calls to sack Johnson over Libya comment
Author: 0 Calls to sack Johnson over Libya comment

A video of Boris Johnson making the remarks can be seen here. "He does not represent my party". The Foreign Secretary used his keynote speech at the Tory party conference to praise Mrs May's "steadfastness" over the process of leaving the European Union.

World Media Salt Lake City Joins Indigenous People's Day Movement
Author: 0 Salt Lake City Joins Indigenous People's Day Movement

She pointed to the contributions of Native Americans to agriculture, medicine, music, language and art, while also noting that they suffer some of the highest percentages of depression, incarceration and infant mortality and have a lower life expectancy than other Americans.

World Media Rachael Parker: A Tribute to the Las Vegas Shooting Victim
Author: 0 Rachael Parker: A Tribute to the Las Vegas Shooting Victim

The 33-year-old "was shot and ultimately lost her life in the hospital", police said in a statement . Irvine said she was incredibly proud of his actions along with two other employees there that evening, MBPD intern Sayeh Kahn and another employee who did not want to be named.

World Media Putin Says He Has 'Zero Personal Relationship' With Trump
Author: 0 Putin Says He Has 'Zero Personal Relationship' With Trump

Referring to the ongoing coercive rhetoric against Pyongyang by United States President Donald Trump, Putin said coercive rhetoric against Pyongyang and attempts "to speak from a position of strength" only give more power to the North Korean leadership.

Author: 0 Ivanka, Trump Jr. Were Nearly Charged for Fraud

However, attorney Marc Kasowitz shot down the case after privately meeting with the Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance - a man he has helped donate tens of thousands of dollars to. "I did not at the time believe beyond a reasonable doubt that a crime had been committed", Vance told ProPublica . "I donated to Cy Vance's campaign because I was and remain extremely impressed by him as a person of impeccable integrity, as a brilliant lawyer and as a public servant with creative ideas ...

Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman remembered for publicly berating girlfriend Marilou Danley

In recent years, while with Paddock, the petite, 62-year-old "proud mom and grandma" had become less neighbourly and had, on at least one occasion, endured insults from him as they queued for coffee at Starbucks, according to reports . USA law enforcement officials said they have turned their investigation on the massacre, which claimed at leas 59 lives and left hundreds more injured, on Danley, who they traced to the Philippines.

Author: 0 Man charged in Edmonton attack was ordered deported by United States in 2011

ICE said in a statement reported by the Journal that Sharif waved his right to appeal, and was later released, however he did not report to ICE on a scheduled date in 2012. His case was put over until November 14 to give him time to find a lawyer, but it could be called back sooner if Sharif can hire legal counsel before then.

Author: 0 Indian shares jump for fourth day as RBI holds rates

The MPC lowered the growth projection for the current fiscal to 6.7 per cent from the August 2017 print of 7.3 per cent, with risks on both upside and downside evenly balanced in its view. Consumer price inflation quickened in August to 3.36% from 2.36% a month ago. CBRE India & Southeast Asia chairman Anshuman Magazine opined that while the residential sector expects enhanced activity levels in the ongoing festive season, home-buyers hoping for a further dip in borrowing costs could still ...

World Media United States refuses to condemn death penalty for gay sex
Author: 0 United States refuses to condemn death penalty for gay sex

Even with Donald Trump reversing advances in LGBT rights, it's nearly unfathomable that the USA would approve of executing people because of who they love, right? Countless journalists spread the story on Twitter, and several LGBTQ publications repeated it uncritically .

Author: 0 Tillerson Says He's Never Considered Resigning, Calls Trump 'Smart'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson firmly denied Wednesday he had considered resigning from Donald Trump's cabinet and refused to comment on claims he had once called the president a "moron". I mean this is what I don't understand about Washington . Tensions reportedly came to a head in late July after Trump delivered a highly controversial speech to the Boy Scouts of America, which was once led by Tillerson.

World Media Mark Cuban May Run For President
Author: 0 Mark Cuban May Run For President

Mark Cuban , a Dallas billionaire and owner of the Dallas Mavericks , . He does have the makings of becoming a potential candidate for the presidency, but with still a couple of years to go before the next elections, it's very understandable why he has not committed to running yet.

Author: 0 White House: Today is the day to bring the country together

A list of talking points compiled by the White House in the aftermath of Sunday's mass shooting in Las Vegas deemphasizes the role that gun control legislation could play in preventing future attacks while calling for patience to allow the investigation to run its course.

World Media Atlanta flags fly at half-mast to honor Las Vegas victims
Author: 0 Atlanta flags fly at half-mast to honor Las Vegas victims

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts is asking all Nebraskans to join him and First Lady Susanne Shore in keeping the victims and families of the "horrifying tragedy in Las Vegas" in thoughts and prayers. We mourn with all whose loved ones were murdered and injured in last night's disgusting tragedy in Las Vegas, Nevada. Images of pain and anguish online and in the media strike at our very core, and we rightfully grieve for our fellow citizens affected by this tragedy.

World Media Rahul unquestioned choice but anyone can contest: Congress
Author: 0 Rahul unquestioned choice but anyone can contest: Congress

In the row Chief Minister of Mizoram Lal Thanhawla, said that the Congress party has unanimously made a decision to elevate Rahul Gandhi as its president as it needs a leader in place of Sonia Gandhi who faces health issues. "Modiji should stop wasting the time of the country". "The BJP (government) has implemented GST but they did not understand it. Now, it is a unanimous choice of Congress leaders and the Congress masses to elevate Rahulji as a leader and for the leadership".

World Media Syria: Al-Nusra Front chief seriously injured
Author: 0 Syria: Al-Nusra Front chief seriously injured

Russian su-34 and su-35 carried out air strikes on 3 October, said the Russian defense Ministry. The leader of terrorist group Jabhat al-Nusra, tied to al Qaida, has been seriously injured in a Russian air raid on Syria, according to Russian defense ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov.

World Media George Foreman Calls Out Steven Seagal For A Street Fight
Author: 0 George Foreman Calls Out Steven Seagal For A Street Fight

The person posing as Seagal had written, "Sign the contract and let's do it George!", a tweet Foreman reposted on his own profile page, apparently unaware it was from an impostor. It's one of the most famous boxing matches of all time and a precursor to today's massive pay-per-view match-ups. Foreman became boxing's oldest ever heavyweight champion at the age of 45 but he has not fought since losing to Shannon Briggs in 1997.

World Media Tropical Depression 16 could hit Florida as hurricane on Sunday
Author: 0 Tropical Depression 16 could hit Florida as hurricane on Sunday

Air Force Reserve will fly a reconnaissance mission into Invest 90L Wednesday afternoon October 4 to gather more information about the disturbance's structure and intensity. Remember hurricane season continues through the end of November and the NHC is monitoring two areas of concern. Strong wind shear is expected to keep that system disorganized, which is still expected to generate heavy rain and gusty wind in Florida and the Bahamas.

World Media Catalonia to declare independence in days
Author: 0 Catalonia to declare independence in days

During the rallies, there were some disturbances and two police vehicles were thrashed. Mr Puigdemont's government is considering when it will declare independence from Spain in the wake of a disputed referendum which triggered the country's worst national crisis in decades.

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