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A doctor at a nearby hospital said more than a dozen wounded civilians had been brought in for treatment. A week ago three USA soldiers were killed and a fourth wounded when an Afghan soldier opened fire on them at a base in eastern Afghanistan's Nangarhar province.
  • London fire: Theresa May's government says will act to protect Britons

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    Fire safety experts believe that cladding used on the building's exterior may have fuelled the blaze. The cause of Wednesday's blaze is still under investigation, but anger has mounted in the community amid reports that exterior paneling used in an extensive renovation completed past year may have been banned by United Kingdom rules.
  • Thousands participate in multiple funerals for 3 LeT Militants

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    My condolences to the bereaved families. "It will be a best tribute if we stay away from bargaining against material gains and personal interests", he said. Scores of armed militants participated in their funerals. Parts of the state were closed on Saturday, after the killings on Friday. It was not immediately known why the militants targeted the civilian, he said.
  • Palestinians deny IS claim for deadly attack on Israeli

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    The IS's claim of responsibility was reported by the group's Amaq news agency on Friday. Three Palestinians attacked officers just outside the walled Old City in annexed east Jerusalem late on Friday before being shot dead by security forces, Israeli police said .
  • Easyjet flight to London makes unplanned landing after conversation with 'terrorist content'

    Easyjet flight to London makes unplanned landing after conversation with 'terrorist content'

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    The plane with 151 passengers was evacuated and searched by officials. Passengers flagged three men to the crew during the flight, asserting they overheard a " suspicious conversation ". The suspects were taken to the police department for interrogation, while testimony interviews were conducted with passengers on board the flight. In a statement , German police said: "Three male passengers were temporarily arrested".
  • At least 62 killed in forest fire still raging in Portugal

    At least 62 killed in forest fire still raging in Portugal

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    FIFA President Gianni Infantino, attending the match in Russian Federation, also offered his condolences. The European Union said it would provide firefighting aircraft. I never thought it would come to this side", she said Sunday. The prime minister said the emergency services acted as fast as they could but acknowledged that some of the efforts like alerting the population might have been hindered because the blaze had ruined phone lines and communications towers.
  • Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

    Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

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    Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo and Mexico's Carlos Vela jump for the ball during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan Arena, Russia, Sunday, June 18 , 2017. Quaresma scores - Ronaldo bursts down the left after Salcedo fails to cut out a crossfield pass. Ronaldo loses the run of things as he brings the ball into the box, but turns out of trouble.
  • North Korea: US officials seized diplomatic package at JFK

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    The alleged seizure, which took place on Friday as diplomats were returning from a United Nations conference on disability rights, was deemed "an illegal and heinous act of provocation" by a spokesman from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in North Korea's official KCNA news agency .
  • Tornado warning issued for Toronto, parts of GTA

    Tornado warning issued for Toronto, parts of GTA

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    Environment Canada is warning people in Gatineau and parts of central and eastern Ontario to be aware of possible tornadoes. "This is a risky and potentially life-threatening situation". They also said to go indoors to a room on the lowest floor, away from outside walls and windows, and to not stay in mobile homes, vehicles, tents, trailers or free-standing shelter.
  • Portugal Forest Fire Victims

    Portugal Forest Fire Victims

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    No information was immediately given on how the others were killed. Another 59 people have been injured and taken to hospitals, including five in serious condition. "France makes its aid available to Portugal". As a result, Spain sent four firefighting aircrafts on Sunday. Mariano Rajoy has tweeted that he is "overwhelmed by the tragedy at Pedrogao Grande.
  • Attorney All-Stars: Mueller Constructs Legal Team for Trump Probe

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    Comey last month amid the ongoing Russian Federation investigation . Rod Rosenstein , the deputy attorney general, appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special prosecutor in an investigation of alleged collusion between Trump associates and Russian Federation in the 2016 election.
  • Another late night in store for Cosby jury

    Another late night in store for Cosby jury

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    And here is Cosby's defense: That drugging women used to be " fashionable ". The seven-man, five-woman panel will return to court in Norristown, Pennsylvania to resume their deliberations on Wednesday. I wasn't shocked since, this was exactly what Andrea said she could do, and so she did". "They're conflicted about the inconsistencies in Ms. Constand's testimony", he told reporters on Thursday.