• Russian Federation warns United States after downing of Syrian warplane

    Russian Federation warns United States after downing of Syrian warplane

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    Those forces, which are aligned with the U.S.in the campaign against ISIS , warned Syrian government troops to stop their attacks or face retaliation. In a high-profile incident in May US planes struck Syrian pro-regime forces, which they said threatened US partner forces that were being trained near Tanf in southern Syria.
  • House leader joins Handel on final campaign day

    House leader joins Handel on final campaign day

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    That lukewarm support for Trump is what has, in part, caused some to eye this special election as a possible early referendum on Trump's presidency. Mr. The top headlines from JournalStar.com. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is still in the hospital, recovering from serious injuries sustained when he was shot while practicing for the Congressional baseball game.
  • Singapore PM apologies for harm caused by family feud over house

    Singapore PM apologies for harm caused by family feud over house

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    Following the video clip showing Lee Hsien Loong expressing his side of the story and apologising to Singaporeans over a family dispute that has gone public, his brother has now released a response, The Straits Times reported. Yesterday, he said he had done everything possible to avoid this state of affairs. He added that he had offered to transfer 38, Oxley Road to Dr Lee for a nominal $1 before eventually selling the house to Mr Lee Hsien Yang at a fair market valuation and donating ...
  • Iran Fires Missile at Daesh Target in Syria

    Iran Fires Missile at Daesh Target in Syria

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    The developments added to already-soaring regional tensions and reflect the intensifying rivalry among the major players in Syria's civil war that could spiral out of control just as the fight against the Islamic State group in its stronghold of Raqqa is gaining ground.
  • Five killed in Florida workplace shooting

    Five killed in Florida workplace shooting

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    There were seven witnesses who were not hurt, the sheriff said. The gunman was armed with a knife and a gun but did not stab anyone, Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said during a news conference. (Seminole Country Sheriff's Office via AP). She said she tried calling her father, but he didn't pick up the phone. When she came out, she saw someone on the floor.
  • At least 62 killed in raging Portugal forest fire

    At least 62 killed in raging Portugal forest fire

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    The global community has stepped in to help, with Spain, France and Italy sending water-bombing planes. Nearly 900 firefighters were still battling the flames around Pedrogao Grande , a town 150 kilometers (95 miles) northeast of Lisbon .
  • Qatar Airways Responds To Concerns Over Diplomatic Crisis In Region

    Qatar Airways Responds To Concerns Over Diplomatic Crisis In Region

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    Launching an extraordinary allegation against a key USA military partner, Trump derided what he called Qatar's "extremist ideology in terms of funding" terrorist groups, an accusation Qatar has repeatedly and vehemently denied. Foreigners residing in Qatar in possession of a Qatari residence visa would also not be eligible for visas on arrival in the UAE, an Etihad spokesman said in an email.
  • Number of Presumed Dead in London Fire Rises to 79

    Number of Presumed Dead in London Fire Rises to 79

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    The conditions due to the fire damage verge on indescribable , which is why this will be such a lengthy operation taking weeks to complete. Families who have lost their homes must be supported, he said, grieving people must be helped and lessons must be learned following the tragedy, including ensuring it is not "so hard" for those who need help to find it.
  • Bihar Governor Kovind is NDA nominee for President's post

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    Modi and Shah have shrewdly ensured that they cause a strategic split in the opposition camp while getting an ideological fellow traveler into Rashtrapati Bhavan . Kovind then drove down to Shah's residence where he was greeted by senior BJP leaders. West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee suggested that foreign minister Sushma Swaraj or BJP patriarch LK Advani could have been a better Presidential candidate.