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World Russia says its airstrikes wounded al Qaida leader in Syria
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He said 12 field commanders including al-Jolani's security chief were also killed along with about 50 guards. The defence ministry cited its sources as confirming that Abu Mohammed al-Jawlani lost limbs in the attack in the north province of Idlib on Tuesday.

World City Aims to Name New Town for Company: Amazon, Georgia
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Stonecrest's plan to name a city after Amazon is just the latest in a series of wacky stunts that local governments are pulling to get the retailer's attention - everything from Tucson gifting CEO Jeff Bezos a 21-foot cactus to Philadelphia partnering with the Wharton School to solicit pitches from graduate students as a class project.

World Mr. Monopoly photobombs ex-Equifax CEO's hearing
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The group Public Citizen claimed responsibility for the subtle photobombing protest. No word on whether Pennybags plans to attend the rest of them. The Senate has until early November to act. While witnessing a mustachioed character come to life in our nation's capital seems silly, CNBC notes that the peaceful protester, Amanda Werner of Americans for Financial Reform and Public Citizen, did it to draw attention to unfair arbitration clauses.

World ATF: Gunman had bump stocks attached to 12 weapons
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Witnesses said the barrage Paddock unleashed from his 32nd-floor hotel room sounded like a "machine gun" and audio analysis from The New York Times comparing the Las Vegas sound to the semi-automatic rifle used in the Pulse nightclub shooting in 2016 appears to show a weapon with automatic capabilities.

World Marine steals truck to save lives after Las Vegas shooting
Author: 0 Marine steals truck to save lives after Las Vegas shooting

He fled the concert with friend Jenn Lewis. "Once we got to the fence, I helped throw a bunch of people over, and got myself over", Winston said. The first one he tried had keys right there. My cousin was locked inside the MGM and they heard screaming, so we went there to get my cousin and my family, ' Padgett said. All around Winston were injured people, some being pulled to safety by others, some lying on the ground, he told the Register .

World Don't believe fake news, Donald Trump tells Puerto Ricans suffering from hurricane
Author: 0 Don't believe fake news, Donald Trump tells Puerto Ricans suffering from hurricane

Trump pledged Friday to spare no effort to help Puerto Ricans recover from Hurricane Maria's ruinous aftermath even as Cruz accused the administration of "killing us with the inefficiency". President Trump blasted the increasingly critical mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Saturday for "poor leadership ability" in not being able to "get their workers to help" in hurricane relief, saying the federal government is doing a "fantastic job".

World Controversy over Team Trump's private email accounts intensifies
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A White House spokesman additionally said the administration has told staffers to comply with the Presidential Records Act, which requires all documents related to White House communications be preserved, as well as "applicable guidelines for work-related communications".

World Gerrymandering: High court has a chance to fix political mapping
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The Democratic challengers are asking the court to declare for the first time that the inherently political process of redistricting can be too partisan. Using mapping software, census data and voting algorithms, he alleged the Republican map drawers diluted democratic votes by packing them into districts.

World Vegas gunman had at least 23 guns in room
Author: 0 Vegas gunman had at least 23 guns in room

A gunman inside the Mandalay Bay resort took aim at a crowd of more than 22,000 people attending a country music festival Sunday night. As officers closed in, Paddock killed himself. IS's propaganda outlet Amaq said in online statements the attack was carried out by a "soldier" who had "converted to Islam several months ago". Police said 59 people were killed and more than 500 were injured in the attack, making it the deadliest mass shooting in USA history.

World Steenkamps did not endorse Oscar Pistorius movie
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South African-born Andreas Damm plays Pistorius , while German model Toni Garrn plays Steenkamp . The parents of slain SA model Reeva Steenkamp know nothing about the movie , Oscar Pistorius: Blade Runner Killer , set to be released in the U.S.

World Kerala CM responsible for murders of BJP, RSS workers: Amit Shah
Author: 0 Kerala CM responsible for murders of BJP, RSS workers: Amit Shah

I want to ask Pinarayi Vijayan.Who has killed them? BJP would also put up a photo exhibition on the violence in Kerala. Adityanath is expected to be in the state tomorrow. The march is part of Shah's bid to grow the party in a state which has never sent a BJP leader to the Lok Sabha, despite a series of wins across the country beginning with the 2014 Lok Sabha election.

World Amit Shah's programmes in city postponed
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More than 120 BJP workers have been martyred. What they fail to realise is with each attack, the BJP gains strength. Political violence and Left governments go together, he alleged, adding that wherever the Left rules, the state sees political violence.

World Former Iraqi President Talabani Dies at 84
Author: 0 Former Iraqi President Talabani Dies at 84

Talbani's death was also reported by Iraqi state television and by Kurdish broadcaster Rudaw. He often went to Germany for medical treatment. Talabani, a veteran leader of the Kurdish struggle for self-determination, was born on November 12, 1933 in Kelkan village near the town of Koy Sanjaq in northern Iraq.

World Honeypreet arrested by Haryana police after 38 days of hide
Author: 0 Honeypreet arrested by Haryana police after 38 days of hide

Will try to take her maximum police remand. On being asked why she remained in hiding if she was innocent, Honeypreet said that the whole episode sent her into depression. She had remained in the hiding for almost 38 days. Sandeep Mishra said that Gurmeet Ram Rahim is linked with Muslim religious scholars. She also rubbished the rape charge against Ram Rahim.

World Honeypreet Singh arrested after 36 days in hiding
Author: 0 Honeypreet Singh arrested after 36 days in hiding

Meanwhile, she has maintained that Ram Rahim Singh was innocent and one person can not be held guilty on basis of an anonymous letter. She wondered how can she flee amid the high-level security during the verdict at the special CBI court in Panchkula, the reports say.

World Mattis says will try to work with Pakistan 'one more time'
Author: 0 Mattis says will try to work with Pakistan 'one more time'

General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff , told the Senate committee that it's now a stalemate in Afghanistan. Mattis said additional USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation airpower striking the Taliban will also make Afghan troops more capable in combat by ensuring government forces maintain the "high ground".

World Deputies don purple ribbons for domestic violence awareness
Author: 0 Deputies don purple ribbons for domestic violence awareness

James Jenks, the Chief of Staff for Commander, Navy Region Hawaii, and Cmdr. The Easton vigil will include a solemn reading of the names of the 16 people who lost their lives to domestic violence in CT in 2016. "Our Self-Help Centers wonderful", said Tayler DeWitt. The Navy's Family Advocacy Program has been available since 1992 providing aid in prevention and case management.

World Women's Center kicks-off Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Author: 0 Women's Center kicks-off Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Palacios of the Northern Marianas Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence said as she introduced the 2017 Bridge of Light award recipient. The annual count by the National Census of Domestic Violence Services shows an additional 173 requests for housing by victims in Colorado that same day could not be met.

World Allegiant offering free flights to victims, family impacted by Las Vegas Shooting
Author: 0 Allegiant offering free flights to victims, family impacted by Las Vegas Shooting

Grey said the airline is reaching out to customers who are now staying at Mandalay Bay or neighboring properties to see if they want to move to another hotel after Sunday's incident. The waiver also states that if customers wish to depart after October 13, 2017, or change their departure or destination city, the change fee will still be waived, but a difference in fare may apply.

World 5 arrested after explosives found in apartment building in 'chic' Paris neighborhood
Author: 0 5 arrested after explosives found in apartment building in 'chic' Paris neighborhood

In Paris , a homemade bomb attached to a suspected cell phone detonator was found in a building hallway in the wealthy 16th district on Saturday, prompting an anti-terror investigation. Near the stadium Parc des princes at about 4 am it was found an improvised explosive device. " People who are supposedly foreigners, black or north African will be stigmatised ", Thierry Paul Valette, head of another anti-racism group Egalite Nationale, told French daily Liberation.

World The French police have prevented a terrorist attack at the stadium
Author: 0 The French police have prevented a terrorist attack at the stadium

The interior minister had to admit that one of the suspects was already subject to government surveillance for radicalism, suggesting that they had been able to participate in the plot undetected because such people usually have "friends [and] networks that can carry out the act", and assistance from people who have not displayed outward signs of radicalisation "but are ready to help ".

World Russian PM, Saudi king to discuss joint investment projects
Author: 0 Russian PM, Saudi king to discuss joint investment projects

It signifies an increasingly close strategic partnership between the two oil-rich states. The Russian President will discuss the conflicts in the Middle East on October 5 with the King of Saudi Arabia , the Kremlin said on Tuesday, adding that Moscow expects a "substantive exchange of opinions on worldwide issues".