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World Media Myanmar Bans Its Government From Using Term,
Author: 0 Myanmar Bans Its Government From Using Term, "Rohingya"

Aung San Suu Kyi attends a joint press conference with French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault (not pictured) in Naypyidaw on June 17, 2016. The Nobel Peace Prize laureate has been criticized in her home country and overseas for her government's insufficient policies toward the Rohingya people, who face persecution in their country.

Author: 0 Chechen eyed as potential mastermind of Istanbul attack

Hurriyet also quoted a local plumber, identified only by his initials E.S., who said one of the attackers came to his shop to ask if he could fix their tap. A female neighbor in the same building, who didn't want to disclose her name, said there was some smell of chemicals a couple of days ago from the apartment, prompting other neighbors to ask her whether there was a gas leak.

Author: 0 Contributions surpass $375000 for shooting victim's family

And lastly, a campaign titled the " Support Dallas Police Memorial Fund ", launched after a gunman killed five Dallas police officers and injured several others, including civilians, at a Black Lives Matter protest on Wednesday, has thus far raised $1,000 of its $100,000 goal.

Author: 0 Hundreds marching in Atlanta to protest police shootings

As the story of a man found hanging from a tree in Atlanta's Piedmont Park has permeated the Internet, some of the evidence suggesting involvement by the Ku Klux Klan has yet to yield any validated results. Hip hop artist T.I. was spotted in the crowd, but it was not clear if he was part of the group on the highway. "People can rap about how they'd help, but are they really out there with the people going through this?" Despite the assurances of law enforcement, many doubts still linger.

World Media 10 stabbed, beaten at neo-Nazi rally in California
Author: 0 10 stabbed, beaten at neo-Nazi rally in California

Amid an intensifying atmosphere of racist rhetoric and hate-fueled violence, 10 people were injured Sunday after violence broke out between a white supremacist group and anti-fascist counter-protesters in Sacramento, California. "They're not welcome", said Yvette Felarca, member of the group By Any Means Necessary. No one was arrested, and Granada said arrests may be hard because many counter-demonstrators wore masks.

World Media What We Know About The Dallas Suspected Gunman
Author: 0 What We Know About The Dallas Suspected Gunman

Police officers and families all over the nation are mourning the loss of five brothers in blue following Thursday evening's attack in Dallas - an attack that has been marked as the deadliest day for law enforcement since September 11, 2001 .

Author: 0 U.S. moves to leave 8400 troops in Afghanistan aids allies

There are 9,800 USA troops now in Afghanistan and the initial plan was to leave 5,500 there through the end of the year. "But maintaining our forces at this specific level - based on our assessment of the security conditions and the strength of Afghan forces - will allow us to continue to provide tailored support to help Afghan forces continue to improve", Obama said.

Author: 0 Boris Johnson's water cannon to be sold off without being used

On Friday, Gove declined to liken himself to a character in the show, saying he didn't want to spoil the plot for his colleagues, The Guardian quoted him as saying. "We need someone who is able to build the right team to deliver for the British people and I believe that Michael Gove is the only person who can do that".

World Media Israel approves new settler homes
Author: 0 Israel approves new settler homes

United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon sharply criticized a decision by Israel to advance plans to build hundreds of units in the West Bank and East Jerusalem just days after world powers called on Israel to stop its settlement policy, his spokesman said on Tuesday.

World Media Bangladesh blast, gunbattle kill 4 during Eid prayers
Author: 0 Bangladesh blast, gunbattle kill 4 during Eid prayers

A group of attackers reportedly threw homemade bombs at a police team outside a prayer ground where at least 200,000 people were gathered for Eid. At least one of the bombs hurled toward a patrolling police convoy exploded, killing two officers, assistant police superintendent Tofazzal Hossain said.

Author: 0 NATO chief says helping partners' armed forces is crucial

Canada will be the framework nation for the battalion in Latvia, Stoltenberg said. He reiterated that message Friday morning. In addition, the U.S.is deploying a brigade to Poland. Dallas Police Chief David Brown has confirmed at least 11 police officers were shot and at least five were killed in an attack by multiple snipers in downtown Dallas at a protest of officer-involved shootings across the country on Thursday night.

World Media Zakir Naik condemns Dhaka attacks
Author: 0 Zakir Naik condemns Dhaka attacks

The Centre on Friday went on an offensive against Islamic preacher Zakir Naik who was allegedly an inspiration to at least one of the seven terrorists involved in recent attack on a Dhaka cafe. All such activities are contrary to the FCRA provisions and any violation invites punitive action. Col. Rathore said the Home Ministry has also been asked to keep a track and report to the I&B Ministry on any such broadcast.

World Media Man shot by police in Toms River expected to survive
Author: 0 Man shot by police in Toms River expected to survive

Sauers, who apparently was wounded by the police gunfire, was found an hour later by Tactical Response Officers, authorities said, and medical assistance was immediately administered. Police and the prosecutor's office said Sauers then fled, jumping over a cement bulkhead at the end of Cedar Drive. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact prosecutor's Detective John Murphy at 732-929-2027, ext.

Author: 0 GOP vowing to continue investigating Clinton's emails

But as revealed during a hearing of the House Oversight Committee Thursday, as many as 1,000 State Department employees were connected to classified information sent through the unclassified e-mail system that found its way into Clinton's server-almost all of it unmarked with classification information, and some of it including information about CIA and other Intelligence Community personnel and assets overseas.

World Media Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick: Dallas protesters who fled gunfire are 'hypocrites'
Author: 0 Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick: Dallas protesters who fled gunfire are 'hypocrites'

The protesters can be seen walking through Dallas to protest the recent shootings by police officers when the crowd stops and begin to run for cover. In fact, as the Morning News' report makes clear, Texas' lieutenant governor blamed Black Lives Matter protesters for the violence against police and said people "with big mouths are creating situations like we saw last night".

Author: 0 Donald Trump has tense meeting with Senate Republicans

Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., described Trump's separate meeting with Republican senators as "cordial" and "meaty" on policy and said he thought it had been effective in swaying some senators to be less skeptical of Trump's candidacy. As Trump arrived on Thursday, protesters held signs with headshots of several Republicans, including New Hampshire Sen. Donald Trump came to the nation's capital Thursday to unite the Republican Party, but brief verbal scuffles in a meeting with Senate ...

World Media Amazon Turns Its Alexa Virtual Assistant Into a Prime Day Personal Shopper
Author: 0 Amazon Turns Its Alexa Virtual Assistant Into a Prime Day Personal Shopper

A Prime membership is already the best deal in the history of shopping. Amazon was pummeled on social media , with critics taking to Twitter likening the event to a cruddy garage sale. Alexa will then add the item to your cart and review the order with you (including the price), and once you confirm the details, the order will be placed and it will be shipped out with Prime.

Author: 0 Australian PM not declaring victory yet in cliffhanger election

Bill Shorten, who leads the center-left Labor Party, said Wednesday that if Turnbull clung to power, he would still have to deal with the most conservative lawmakers in his party who are angry that Turnbull, a moderate, had ousted his predecessor Tony Abbott in an internal leadership ballot less than a year ago.

Author: 0 Controversial preacher Zakir Naik faces FIR, ban on TV channel

He alleged that the RSS and its allied parties are actually frustrated with the popularity of the true Islamic message and they are now finding reasons and excuses to silence the prominent and most accepted voice of Dr Naik and the Peace TV .

Author: 0 Duterte goes soft on China: Let's talk

Experts say the landmark ruling could have major implications for China's wider claims in the region and Beijing has refused to recognise the court's authority, rejecting the case as a "farce". Bateman wrote in a recent article that the brinkmanship in the South China Sea is risky, and that "the countries that are taking China to the brink are extra-regional players with often overstated interests in the South China Sea ".

World Media Death toll from Baghdad blast rises to more than 281
Author: 0 Death toll from Baghdad blast rises to more than 281

Auto bombing at crowded shopping area before Eid holiday was the worst attack since the US-led invasion of 2003. The blast ripped through the capital's shopping district of Karrada, which was packed with people ahead of the holiday marking the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.

World Media Clinton, Trump react to murders in Dallas
Author: 0 Clinton, Trump react to murders in Dallas

The video statement marked the first time that Trump had publicly named the victims in the shootings. Trump has said a Clinton win in the November 8 election would amount to a third term for President Barack Obama. "I will bring law enforcement and communities together to develop national guidelines on the use of force by police officers". Racial divisions have gotten worse, not better.

Author: 0 John Legend Black Lives Matter Must Continue But Dallas Shooter Hurt Us

Dallas police chief David Brown said that in negotiations with police during the ultimately fatal standoff, the gunman said he was "upset about the recent police shootings". The advertisement for the new group was accompanied by a photo of armed men. The exact nature of the explosive used was also not immediately known.

Author: 0 Drug Addicts behind Terror Attacks on Saudi Mosques, Interior Ministry

An interior ministry spokesman also named a suicide bomber who killed four security officers near a mosque in the sacred city of Medina as Naer Muslim Hamad, a 26-year-old Saudi man. The US embassy in Riyadh reported no casualties among consulate staff during the attack, which coincided with the US July 4 Independence Day holiday.

World Media Bernie Sanders poised to endorse Hillary Clinton at event Tuesday
Author: 0 Bernie Sanders poised to endorse Hillary Clinton at event Tuesday

Some within the Democratic Party, however, believe this is all too little, too late, and that the the bulk of the 12 million voters who chose Sanders during the primary have already made up their mind about November. "We have got to do everything that we can to defeat Donald Trump and elect Hillary Clinton ", Sanders said Tuesday at a New Hampshire event. As media outlets reported that Sen.

World Media Bernie Sanders expected to endorse Clinton on Tuesday
Author: 0 Bernie Sanders expected to endorse Clinton on Tuesday

Bernie Sanders is poised to endorse Hillary Clinton at a campaign event Tuesday in New Hampshire, provided that final disagreements in the Democratic platform can be resolved during a weekend party meeting in Orlando, people familiar with the talks say.

World Media Bernie Sanders expected to endorse Clinton on Tuesday
Author: 0 Bernie Sanders expected to endorse Clinton on Tuesday

Bernie Sanders is poised to endorse Hillary Clinton at a campaign event Tuesday in New Hampshire, provided that final disagreements in the Democratic platform can be resolved during a weekend party meeting in Orlando, people familiar with the talks say.

Author: 0 Walker: Donald Trump is a better pick than Hillary Clinton

Sanders , in an interview Thursday with Bloomberg View's Al Hunt, came as close to endorsing her as he ever has, saying: "We have got to do everything that we can to defeat Donald Trump and elect Hillary Clinton ". Many voters also expressed that their ballot would be cast more as a vote against the opposing candidate rather than an expression of support for their choice.

Author: 0 Sanders Will Endorse Clinton Next Week

By contrast, he recalled 1980, when Ted Kennedy sulked over his primary season loss to President Carter and did little to hide his abiding contempt. The survey further added that 77 percent of voters say Trump would change the way things work in Washington , compared with just 45 percent who say the same about Clinton.

Author: 0 Mavs GM handcuffs Harrison Barnes after contract signing

Barnes was the fourth-leading scorer behind Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green for the 73-win Warriors, who lost to Cleveland in the NBA Finals. This could mean Golden State could maybe get a better record than they did previous year. That's a solid starting five, especially if Matthews returns to form as is expected in year two of the Achilles recovery.

World Media Police name two young children killed in Oban vehicle crash
Author: 0 Police name two young children killed in Oban vehicle crash

Their 36-year-old mother was pulled from the loch, 16 miles south of Oban, and taken to the town's Lorn and the Islands Hospital before she was released. Mike Russell, an SNP MSP for Argyll and Bute, said the incident had shaken the community. It is a horrific thing to have happened, nothing worse could be imagined for a family.

World Media Dallas Shooting: Mayor Says City is Safe
Author: 0 Dallas Shooting: Mayor Says City is Safe

It also raises new questions over when it's appropriate to dispatch a robot to kill risky suspects instead of continuing to negotiate their surrender. Some are little more than a mechanical arm mounted onto a vehicle and equipped with a video camera and two-way audio communications, according to William Flanagan, a retired deputy police chief from New York's Nassau County who now does law enforcement and technology consulting.

Author: 0 Britain's Next Prime Minister Will Be a Woman, First Since Margaret Thatcher

In Thursday's voting, May received 199 votes, Leadsom 84 and Gove 46. She was first elected as a Conservative MP for South Northamptonshire in 2010 and previously held the post of Economic Secretary to the Treasury. Cameron had spearheaded the losing campaign to remain in the European Union, and Johnson was the leader of the Brexit - British exit - camp. Mr Gove did not announce backing for either candidate, but several of his key backers, including Education Secretary Nicky Morgan and ...

World Media Courts detain 17 more after Istanbul airport terror attack
Author: 0 Courts detain 17 more after Istanbul airport terror attack

The latest people to arrested are accused of "membership of an armed terrorist organisation", a Turkish news agency reported. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov urged more cooperation including information sharing on countering global terrorism, saying that some terrorist attacks including the recent attack at Istanbul's airport could be prevented.

Author: 0 Israel imposes lockdown on tens of thousands of Palestinians in Hebron

Each month, Israel transfers around $127m in customs duties levied on goods destined for Palestinian markets that transit through Israeli ports. Israeli military spokesman Peter Lerner said that the decision was taken because nearly 80 percent of the recent attacks on Israelis have emanated from Hebron or its surrounding areas.