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Police say managed to release 10 people who were held hostage. Witnesses said the gunmen entered Posh Treats and proceeding to Pizza House where they put up a fierce resistance against the security forces who were trying to end the siege.
  • Summer Reading Program is Building A Better World at Ridgefield Library

    Summer Reading Program is Building A Better World at Ridgefield Library

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    Kids ages 0-11 can register for this program, as well as for the Summer Reading Program, on Beanstack at wpl.beanstack.org or on a library catalog computer. The grand finale prize this year for adults and young adults will be $100 in Chamber Bucks. By joining the summer reading program at your local library, you allow your child to have fun and learn at the same time.
  • Military details USS Fitzgerald collision

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    Saturday morning, similar data is not available for military ships like the USS Fitzgerald . Among the seven U.S. Navy sailors who died in the Saturday collision between the USS Fitzgerald and a Philippine-flagged container ship off Japan were an OH man expecting to retire soon, a Maryland man who was his father's best friend, and a former volunteer firefighter in his Virginia hometown.
  • US Navy ships arrive in Qatar for joint drills amid Gulf crisis

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    Given the recent diplomatic tensions in the region, the move will likely be a cause of concern for the U.S.'s other allies in the region, most notably Saudi Arabia, which led the push to cut Qatar off from other countries in the region. "Pakistan has told Saudi Arabia it will not take sides in the brewing diplomatic crisis in the Middle East [West Asia] after Riyadh asked Islamabad "are you with us or with Qatar"," the paper said.
  • EU, Britain agree on timetable for Brexit talks

    EU, Britain agree on timetable for Brexit talks

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    In a joint press conference with his British counterpart David Davis, Barnier said that they have agreed on the dates and on the priorities of the talks . London will then make a detailed proposal next week, Davis said. Those were, he said, the rights of expatriate citizens and problems of a new EU-U.K.
  • Greece's Tsipras lays out prospect of bond market return

    Greece's Tsipras lays out prospect of bond market return

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    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says his country will "very soon" be in a position to tap bond markets again, which would be Greece's first test of investor sentiment since 2014. "Visa liberalisation for the Turks and financial support towards the country", have not yet been properly addressed, the Turkish leader added. The Greeks always wanted and will always want relations of friendship and good neighborliness with Turkey, as there are "more things that unite us than divide us", ...
  • Signs at London Tower Plead for No Selfies

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    A new "expert group" would advise on the lessons for Wales from the fire, Mr Sargeant said. "This council is committed to installing fire sprinklers in 25 council blocks with 10 storeys or taller because last week's tragedy showed we all need to bolster fire safety measures for our residents", Cllr Butler said.
  • Otto Warmbier's Family Objects To Autopsy

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    When he arrived, he was in a coma, which North Korea said was due to him contracting botulism and taking a sleeping pill. A human rights activist who spoke to the news service said North Korean officials outside the country are concerned about rising worldwide anger over the death of the 22-year-old college student, who was freed in a comatose state days before his death.
  • Rep. Moulton calls for new Democratic leadership

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    Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., said Democrats are not as good on delivering a winning message to voters as they should be. "We have closed the gap dramatically", said Rep. She also noted throughout the campaign that she's lived in the district for 25 years, unlike Ossoff, who grew up in the district but lives in Atlanta , a few miles south of the 6th District's southern border.
  • United States and China agree to cooperate to halt North Korea nuclear threat

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    Portman also thanked the State Department for its work in securing Warmbier's release and urged them to secure the release of other Americans held in the country. Warmbier, an OH native and student at the University of Virginia, was arrested in North Korea in January 2016 while visiting as a tourist. The already tense dynamic with North Korea intensified after Otto Warmbier , the 22-year-old OH native held captive in North Korea for 17 months on spurious charges of subversion, was returned ...
  • May's talks with DUP to stay in power not going as expected

    May's talks with DUP to stay in power not going as expected

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    Leo Varadkar has revealed that he challenged Arlene Foster about her party's opposition to marriage equality during their recent talks. The so-called confidence and supply agreement means that the supporting party will back the government in motions of confidence by either voting in favor or abstaining, while retaining the right to vote otherwise in matters of conscience.
  • WH: Trump Will Make Announcement 'This Week' on Comey Recordings

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    The White House officials also confirmed that at present, Sean Spicer will manage both the communications and press office, as he did in the beginning. until fairly late at night and we have an entire press staff that's totally accessible during those hours and on the weekends to the press", he said.