• Louis officer injured by 'friendly fire' after police chase of stolen vehicle
Louis officer injured by 'friendly fire' after police chase of stolen vehicle

As a result of this incident 7 officers have been placed on administrative leave while the situation is being investigated. " Fearing for their safety, the two officers fired shots at the suspects, striking suspect one in the ankle ", Mr O'Toole said.

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  • Should The Killing Of Nabra Hassanen Have Been Called Road Rage?
Should The Killing Of Nabra Hassanen Have Been Called Road Rage?

Roessler said police have "absolutely no evidence" that her killing was motivated by hate, but says "that's the myth, isn't it?" After the teen's funeral and burial, Fairfax County Police Chief Edwin Roessler Jr. Lamia Sarver of McLean does not usually attend the ADAMS mosque, but said she wants to support the Hassanen family. Imam Mohamed Ma...

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  • Ram Nath Kovind files Presidential nomination
Ram Nath Kovind files Presidential nomination

But before that, Mr Kejriwal was an enthusiastic participant in the opposition's protests against Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he announced his shock decision to ban high-denomination notes. And in all of this, if AAP does support Kumar, it will obviously be a boost to the Opposition's fight against NDA's candidate. He is Bihar's first Gover...

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  • Bombings at market in northwest Pakistan kill 15
Bombings at market in northwest Pakistan kill 15

The explosions were reported to have occurred near Tal Adda, where a busy market and bus terminal are located. "When people rushed to the site.to rescue the wounded, a second blast took place", he said. Earlier this year in March, a vehicle bomb blast outside an imambargah located in a busy Parachinar market claimed the lives of 24 people and l...

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  • Led coalition downs Iran-made drone in Syria
Led coalition downs Iran-made drone in Syria

After following Tuesday's incident, the US military has destroyed the pro-Syrian forces fifth time in the southern Syria since late May. Syrian government forces and pro-government militias, which are supported by Russian Federation and Iran, are fighting rebel groups not aligned with the government and the Islamic State , the BBC News said.

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  • Al-Quds Day rallies in Iran overwhelmed by anti-Israel sentiments
Al-Quds Day rallies in Iran overwhelmed by anti-Israel sentiments

Similarly, President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday, "In order to curb Zionism and terrorism in the region, the unity of the Islamic world must be reinforced". "The Saudi Arabian regime is not Muslim - they are allies of Israel". As part of a joint plot, the US, Israel and regional reactionary regimes are supporting Takfiri terror groups, i...

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  • Yoga Day at DU, JNU
Yoga Day at DU, JNU

Yoga connects body, mind and soul. Other mass yoga sessions were held in China , Colombia, the United States, Mexico, Paraguay, Italy, Singapore and atop Machu Picchu , a 15th century Inca citadel in Peru . Besides the Prime Minister, Governor Ram Naik, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath , Deputy CMs Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma and Min...

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  • London Borough evacuating 800 homes due to safety concerns following fire
London Borough evacuating 800 homes due to safety concerns following fire

A Metropolitan Police spokesman said: "Three adult males and one adult female who were victims of the Grenfell Tower fire have been formally identified in agreement with the coroner, Dr Fiona Wilcox". The fire spread quickly through the tower block, leading to concerns that cladding on the building did not meet fire safety rules. Police says 79 p...

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  • Dozens of dogs saved from Yulin festival slaughter
Dozens of dogs saved from Yulin festival slaughter

It's just a bit more under wraps", said Liu, who stopped eating dog meat 10 years ago and now owns seven of them as pets. The dogs are killed in front of each other, and as it is believed that the meat tastes better when the animal is full of adrenaline, they are often beaten to death or boiled alive.

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  • Senators condemn NK treatment of US student
Senators condemn NK treatment of US student

But North Korea has so far rejected South Korean civic groups' bids to visit the North for exchanges, taking issue with South Korea's support of the latest United Nations sanctions . Yun arrived in Pyongyang early Monday with two American physicians. Warmbier was evacuated Tuesday. In the past, North Korea has held out until senior USA off...

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  • President Trump expected to announce new policy on Cuba
President Trump expected to announce new policy on Cuba

During the 2016 presidential campaign, Trump vowed to reverse the Obama administration's policies that have "enriched the Cuban military regime and increased repressions on the island", an administration official said. Ferral Rimer wonders why the USA would distance itself from Cuba, when it does business with other nations that have questionable...

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  • Australia to resume airstrikes against IS in Syria
Australia to resume airstrikes against IS in Syria

The Australians, who have six F-18F Super Hornets flying strike missions as part of the US -led coalition out of the UAE, have also decided that this is a problem and have suspended their participation in air strikes altogether. The statement came after a U.S. fighter jet shot down a Syrian Su-22 some 40km from IS' self-proclaimed capital, Raqqa,...

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  • Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner
Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

Hodgkinson was shot by Capitol Police on the scene after allegedly opening fire and wounded Rep. Steve Scalise , R-La., and three others. Local gun shop owner and police officer J.D. Clair County Deputy Richard Wagner. "Let me be as clear as I can be". "Violence of any kind is unacceptable in our society, and I condemn this action in the stronge...

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  • Trump orders more cash, industry input, for apprenticeships
Trump orders more cash, industry input, for apprenticeships

There are about 500,000 apprenticeship positions in the US, representing less than a percentage of the USA workforce. Enlarging the pool is an idea that has bipartisan support . Nine in 10 apprentices who complete their programs find jobs, according to the Labor Department. The shortages for specifically-trained workers cut across multiple job s...

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  • Trump calls leak of Comey memo 'cowardly'
Trump calls leak of Comey memo 'cowardly'

Rendon, now in private practice at BakerHostetler, said she expects that, following Comey's testimony , "the investigation will expand to include possible obstruction of justice". Trump dodged questions at a news conference about whether, as he's hinted, the conversations with Comey were taped . Comey did tell the Senate Intelligence Committ...

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  • Kushner arrives to try for Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough
Kushner arrives to try for Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough

Kushner and Trump diplomatic envoy Jason Greenblatt , who accompanied the president to Saudi Arabia, Israel and the West Bank last month, are returning to ask Netanyahu and Abbas "about their priorities and potential next steps", the White House said in a statement Sunday.

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  • India likely to surpass China's population by 2024
India likely to surpass China's population by 2024

By 2050, the third most populous country will be Nigeria, which now ranks seventh, and which is poised to replace the United States . The percentage of the population aged 60 or more in Africa, the world's youngest continent, is expected to rise to almost 20 percent in 2100 from 5 percent in 2017.

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  • US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria
US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

Moscow's move came a day after an American Navy fighter jet shot down a Syrian regime SU-22 fighter jet shortly after it allegedly attacked us partner forces on the ground. The Russian Defence Ministry said it was also immediately scrapping a Syrian air safety agreement with Washington created to avoid collisions and risky incidents.

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  • Trump attorney says president not under investigation
Trump attorney says president not under investigation

Mueller is also looking at whether, if any potential offences were committed, Trump or others attempted to cover them up or obstruct the investigation into them, said one US official on Thursday who is familiar with the rough outlines of the probe and who spoke on condition of anonymity.

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  • Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation
Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation

Trump's firing of Mr. Comey last month was an attempt to obstruct the investigation". Comey had accused Trump of firing him to try to undermine the FBI's investigation of a possible collusion between the Trump Campaign and Russian Federation in alleged efforts to influence last year's presidential election.

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  • Democrats to halt Senate business in health care protest
Democrats to halt Senate business in health care protest

On Monday, Schumer and three other Democrats on the Senate committee on health, education, labor and pensions sent a letter addressed to Republican leaders demanding that they "schedule hearings to discuss, debate and hear testimony about the healthcare bill that you are now drafting in secret".

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  • Modi attends BJP Parliamentary Board meeting
Modi attends BJP Parliamentary Board meeting

Earlier on Friday, BJP leaders Rajnath Singh and Venkaiah Naidu met CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury and assured him that they would come up with names in three-four days and sought his part's support, PTI reported. Ram Nath Kovind is likely to file his papers on June 23, BJP president Amit Shah said after a almost two-hour meeting of ...

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  • US Special Counsel in Russia Probe Examining Kushner's Finances
US Special Counsel in Russia Probe Examining Kushner's Finances

Special counsel Robert Mueller is probing the business dealings of Jared Kushner , President Donald Trumps son-in-law and adviser, as part of the investigation into Russias interference in the 2016 presidential election, the media reported .

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  • Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning
Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

He said, " Iran is an active and effective pillar in the fight against terrorists, and they want to damage it". Developed in the 1990s, the liquid-fueled Nodong is based on the famous Scud short-range ballistic missile. Deir el-Zour is home to both Islamic State militants and civilians. General Amir Ali Hajizadeh, who heads the Revolutionary...

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  • Manhunt Ends: Escaped Inmates Accused of Officers' Murders Captured
Manhunt Ends: Escaped Inmates Accused of Officers' Murders Captured

They ran on foot for another 6 miles until they came to a home set back from the road by a long drive when they attempted to steal another vehicle, Miller said . Tuesday and 6 a.m. Wednesday, Sills said. On Thursday evening, WSMV reported Shelbyville Police said Rowe and DuBose tied up a couple inside their home and stole their black Jeep and ...

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  • White House discussing moving Spicer to senior communications role
White House discussing moving Spicer to senior communications role

Acosta noted that Trump has not done a "full blown press conference" since February and said the briefings are "basically pointless" if they are not filmed or recorded. More and more of Spicer's briefings have been off-camera in recent weeks, including Monday's. On May 12, three days after he fired Comey, Trump said the former Federal Bureau o...

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  • No longer out of bounds: Trump allies question Mueller probe
No longer out of bounds: Trump allies question Mueller probe

In Mueller's case, Trump would have to ask Rosenstein to do the firing. Just weeks ago, Gingrich had heaped praise on Mueller, hailing him as a "superb choice" for special counsel whose reputation was "impeccable for honesty and integrity".

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  • Trump tells senators House health bill 'mean'
Trump tells senators House health bill 'mean'

A slower roll back of Obamacare's taxes would generate enough revenue for a more generous health care bill , although retaining Obamacare's one trillion dollars in taxes would generate significant backlash from conservatives. And while that practice may not be unheard of, it is troubling for a bill of this magnitude and with this much controvers...

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  • Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue
Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue

Revenues at Mr Trump's private club in Florida , Mar-a-Lago, dubbed the "Winter White House", jumped from the prior year's $US29.8 million to $US37.3 million. In the days leading up to and following the election, Trump dissolved 28 of his business entities and transferred his stake in his remaining companies to his children and a revocable trust...

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  • GOP, Dem governors call for changes in House health bill
GOP, Dem governors call for changes in House health bill

The measure, which has already cleared the House of Representatives, is now before the Senate. "The truth is Obamacare isn't flawless, but at least when Senate Democrats passed their initial bill in 2009 they worked on it for 11 months and held over a dozen open meetings, but even with all of that, Republicans still complained that with somet...

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