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World Media 2nd church attacker on France's security watchlist of terror suspects
Author: 0 2nd church attacker on France's security watchlist of terror suspects

Another man was left seriously injured in a hostage drama, while three nuns and a worshipper escaped unharmed. Islamic State's Amaq news agency released a video of one of two teenagers who killed a priest in a church in France this week calling for more attacks in France and other countries of a coalition waging a campaign against the militant group.

World Media Hillary Clinton's Convention Speech Falls Short of Donald Trump Ratings
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton's Convention Speech Falls Short of Donald Trump Ratings

Hillary gave a reasoned, forceful speech on Thursday night, but it wasn't her delivery that inspired us, it was the words she said, and the person saying them. In her convention-closing speech Thursday night, Clinton admitted she wasn't flawless. Rick Neuhoff, also from Florida, said his favorite was President Obama's.

Author: 0 Austin Police Trying To Identify Shooter

Manley said another victim declined to be transported to the hospital. A message on Twitter said, "Active shooter incident downtown, multiple victims". He added that police had one individual who was initially noted as a person of interest. This story has been corrected to show that Manley's title is Chief of Staff, not Chief.

Author: 0 Gunman kills 3 young people gathered at home outside Seattle

The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action. The Daily Star is reporting that five people were shot at the house and there were 20 shots fired. "Tonight our community has been shaken to its core ", Gregerson said early Saturday. Parents of those thought to be at the gathering have started assembling outside as they await further information.

World Media Freddie Gray case: lifting of gag order could reveal new information
Author: 0 Freddie Gray case: lifting of gag order could reveal new information

Successful prosecution was impossible without an independent investigation , a say in whether the cases would be heard before a judge or jury, community oversight of police and major justice reforms, she said. There is now no impediment to the Police Department's internal review of the officers actions. Had Mosby declined to take on these cases in the first place - as so many prosecutors in similar situations around the country have done - we have little doubt that an inchoate sense of ...

World Media Yemen: Houthi, Saleh council formation criticised by UN
Author: 0 Yemen: Houthi, Saleh council formation criticised by UN

The UN has criticised an agreement signed by Yemen's Houthi rebels and ousted president Ali Abdullah Saleh's party to form a political council to run the country. The job of the council would be to "manage state affairs politically, militarily, economically, administratively, socially and in security", a statement issued by the Houthis said.

World Media Indonesia executes 4 drug traffickers
Author: 0 Indonesia executes 4 drug traffickers

Indonesia last carried out executions in April 2015 when it put including two Australians, sparking worldwide outrage. About 10 women protesting in Cilacap against Utami's death sentence were taken away in a police van on Thursday. In Pakistan, dozens of Zulfikar Ali's relatives distributed candies to well-wishers outside the family's home in the eastern city of Lahore to express relief and joy over his life being spared.

Author: 0 Tayyip Erdogan Tells West 'Mind Your Own Business' Over Crackdown Criticism

Votel had said: "We have certainly had relationships with a lot of Turkish leaders - military leaders in particular". 187151187147187147Future of Turkey's secularism may suffer with failed coupTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan appears to have emerged from Friday's failed coup stronger, but the rule of secular law may suffer.

World Media The Philippines' Duterte calls off ceasefire after government militiamen killed
Author: 0 The Philippines' Duterte calls off ceasefire after government militiamen killed

NPA had welcomed Mr. Duterte's ceasefire order and reciprocated by ordering all rebel units to shift to "active defense mode" while awaiting a ceasefire declaration by higher communist leaders. Duterte asked during a news briefing, visibly upset after visiting the militiaman's wake in southern Davao del Norte province. "We reiterate the guidance of the AFP chief-of-staff Gen.

Author: 0 Hillary Clinton's Historic DNC Speech Sparks an Outbreak of Ugly Cry Face

She said that nominating a woman for president sets an example not just for women and girls, however, but also plays a role in setting expectations for men and boys. The former secretary of state, 68, will discuss the country's state of affairs as well as deliver her primary mission as president. He grinned broadly as his wife gave him a shout-out at the top of her speech, telling him they'd been through "good times that filled us with joy, and hard times that tested us".

Author: 0 Turkey bans academics from work trips overseas: State media

Almost 22,000 education ministry workers, who are mostly teachers, have been fired - and steps are also being taken to revoke the licences of a further 21,000 teaching professionals. Erdogan has suggested he will let Parliament debate whether they can bring back the death penalty for those arrested, against calls from world leaders.

Author: 0 ISIL recaptures villages from US-backed forces, executes 24 civilians

U.S. Central Command released the results of several casualty assessments Thursday showing that at least 14 civilians were killed and one was injured in six separate U.S. We could document [the identity of] 73 civilians including 35 children and 20 women. Garver said the US has begun to understand how ISIS processes fighters once they migrate to Syria because of information collected around Manbij .

Author: 0 Turkey to hire 20000 teachers following coup attempt

A statement carried by state media also ordered the closure of more than 1,000 private schools and more than 1,200 associations. And Ankara knows that overstepping democratic principles during these exceptional times could pose another threat, this time to Turkey's foreign relations.

Author: 0 The top Twitter moments from Hillary Clinton's historic night

She continued, "And to all of your supporters here and around the country: I want you to know, I've heard you". "We will rise to the challenge just as we always have", she said . Clinton faces a major trust deficit among a USA public that has known her for the past quarter century. The debates to come and ABC's Cecilia Vega is in Philadelphia with all the highlights from Hillary's moment, good morning, Cecilia.

Author: 0 New Sandy Hook school reopens nearly 4 years after massacre

An open house is set for Friday, July 29, 2016, for the new school, which was erected on the same site as the building where gunman Adam Lanza killed 20 children and six adult educators on December 14, 2012. The new school will serve students from pre-kindergarten through fourth grade. Only 30 of the children returning to the school next month were in the morning of the massacre attending a kindergarten session.

World Media Geneva airport on lockdown after bomb threat
Author: 0 Geneva airport on lockdown after bomb threat

A major security alert that caused Geneva airport to step up armed security on Wednesday was caused by a bomb hoax made by a woman who did not want her husband to leave. Most entrances to the airport were closed. Visitor's documents were also being checked on entrance as security checks were increased in the Contain terminal.

World Media $536M Mega Millions jackpot claimed by anonymous couple
Author: 0 $536M Mega Millions jackpot claimed by anonymous couple

According to the Hoosier Lottery, the lucky Mega Millions victor will step forward Friday during a news conference at 11 a.m. The winning ticket for the July 8 drawing was sold at a Speedway gas station along Interstate 70 in Cambridge City, a small town about 50 miles east of Indianapolis .

World Media Obama passes baton to Clinton
Author: 0 Obama passes baton to Clinton

Jim Rutenberg writes in the New York Times that Clinton has unexpectedly put on a better television show so far than the reality star - but Trump's convention was well tailored for his new favorite medium, Twitter . The references to Sanders came from a president and a Democratic nominee for vice president who devoted substantial portions of their speeches to hailing Hillary Clinton , the party's nominee for president.

World Media Obama offers condolences to Merkel over recent attacks - White House
Author: 0 Obama offers condolences to Merkel over recent attacks - White House

Anxiety over Germany's ability to cope with last year's flood of more than 1 million registered asylum seekers first surged following a series of sexual assaults and robberies in Cologne during New Year celebrations. ISIS claimed both attacks. Merkel dismissed criticism of that, noting that she will attend a memorial service in Munich on Sunday, and rejected the notion that she might personally feel any guilt about the attacks.

World Media Familia falters again, Rockies rally for 2-1 win over Mets
Author: 0 Familia falters again, Rockies rally for 2-1 win over Mets

Louis Cardinals 3-1 Tuesday night for a doubleheader split. A Yoenis Cespedes home run put the Mets up 4-3 in the seventh, and then All-Star closer Jeurys Familia was summoned in the ninth inning. Asdrubal Cabrera ended his 0-for-32 rut with runners in scoring position with an RBI double and added a sacrifice fly off Jaime Garcia (7-7). RHP Bartolo Colon did not allow a walk for the eighth time this season as he threw 65 of his 87 pitches in the strike zone during a seven-inning start.

World Media 'It will make people very angry' - Liberal MP on Rudd UN bid
Author: 0 'It will make people very angry' - Liberal MP on Rudd UN bid

Some pollies have come forward to urge Cabinet to fully support the former Prime Minister and they include former Liberal MP Bruce Baird, who said "it is the test of how big we are as a nation that we would nominate a former prime minister - who was prime minister twice to run for an global post or whether we are basically content to be just a small minded petty partisan country".

Author: 0 Turkey dismisses 88 foreign ministry staff: foreign minister

Land Forces Chief of Staff General Ihsan Uyar and Training and Doctrine Command head General Kamil Basoglu have stepped down, the private Dogan news agency reported. Gulen denies any involvement in the coup. Turkey has branded Gulen's movement a terrorist organization and wants the cleric extradited. Citing intelligence reports, Turkey's justice minister said on Thursday that Gulen, once a powerful ally of Erdogan, could flee his residence in the USA state of Pennsylvania.

World Media US general says 5 US troops wounded in Afghan fighting
Author: 0 US general says 5 US troops wounded in Afghan fighting

The other two wounded have been returned to duty in Afghanistan, he said. In January, President Obama gave additional authorities to ground commanders in Afghanistan, allowing them to target the growing cell of Islamic State fighters in the country's east.

Author: 0 The Jihadist Split in Syria

The group would now be called Jabhat Fatah al-Sham. Yet in a controversially discussed interview with Qatari-owned Al Jazeera, Nusra's leader Abu Mohamed al-Jolani said in May 2015 his group had "instructions" not to use Syria as "a base to launch attacks on the west or Europe, so as not to muddy the current war".

World Media Syria/Russia: Safe Corridors Don't End Duty to Avoid Civilian Loss
Author: 0 Syria/Russia: Safe Corridors Don't End Duty to Avoid Civilian Loss

Russian and Syria have said they are opening humanitarian corridors out of besieged, rebel-held areas in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo. The UN's aid chief warned today that humanitarian corridors proposed by Russian Federation to help Syrians leave Aleppo must be used voluntarily and that protection be guaranteed.

Author: 0 Pope's Poland visit: Francis to deliver Mass before huge crowd in Krakow

He seemed not to be injured as he addressed a crowd at the Jasna Gora monastery in Czestochowa, Poland . Aides rushed to help the 79-year-old, but he was able to continue the ceremony. "We slept so little, but it's worth it, what an atmosphere!" said one pilgrim, Kate Tor, whose young sons were amongst the thousands of children who had camped out on the wide avenue leading to the monastery.

Author: 0 UK Leader May in Northern Ireland to Allay Brexit Concerns

I'm clear that the Northern Ireland Executive and the devolved governments will be involved in our discussions as we set forward the United Kingdom position. The accord, which gives the Republic of Ireland a role, contains several references to the EU. It said that a post-Brexit deal between the European Union and World Trade Organisation would be "hugely damaging" to farmers in NI.

Author: 0 Dallas Police Sgt. Michael Smith laid to rest in public service

Funeral services have not yet been held for two other slain officers, Patricio Zamarripa, 32, known as Patrick, to be buried Saturday, and Michael Krol, for whom services are still pending. Police comprised most of the audience at the suburban Dallas church, which seats 7,000. "Over the last couple of days, I felt that the community has grown much stronger", Dallas resident Vicki Cartwright said.

World Media Erdogan Says Foreign Powers Could Be Involved In Turkey Coup Attempt
Author: 0 Erdogan Says Foreign Powers Could Be Involved In Turkey Coup Attempt

Erdogan vowed that work would now continue "to fight to clean out all those viruses from the armed forces". The emergency rule gradually was lifted by 2002. Secretary of State John Kerry criticized the coup attempt. "We set three months, but we don't have to complete these three months". Turkey submitted documents Tuesday to the Justice Department about Gulen.

Author: 0 ISIS Terror Attack Kills 44 on Turkish Border

The Kurdish YPG militia, which has proved the most effective partner for a US-led coalition battling Islamic State, is also involved in fighting the extremists farther west, in Aleppo province. Qamishli , which is predominantly inhabited by Kurds, has regularly been targeted by bombings, many of which were claimed by Islamic State. Most of the victims were civilians, who were lingering in the district that also houses a station for the Kurdish security forces.

World Media Cow vigilantes beat two Muslim women over beef rumour
Author: 0 Cow vigilantes beat two Muslim women over beef rumour

The video shows a mob attacking the two women. Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said cows should be protected but Muslims and Dalits should not be targeted in the name of cow protection. Screengrab of one of the women beaten up for allegedly carrying beef. Congress party MPs then took up the issue saying Dalits and Muslims are increasingly becoming targets of violence.