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In a statement , US Forces-Afghanistan said other USA and Afghan troops were wounded during the operation, but it did not specify how many were injured. In 2016, nine American service members total were killed in action. The fight against ISIS in eastern Afghanistan has grown in intensity over the past year as the Afghan military has carried out multiple offensive operations against the ISIS affiliate.
  • Flood situation remains grim in Bihar

    Flood situation remains grim in Bihar

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    The Burhidehing river is flowing above the danger mark at Khowang in Dibrugarh district, the Dhansiri river at Numaligarh in Golaghat, the Jia Bharali river at N T Road Crossing in Sonitpur, and the Puthimari river at N H Road Crossing in Kamrup.
  • George Washington's Estate Hey Trump, GW's No Robert E. Lee

    George Washington's Estate Hey Trump, GW's No Robert E. Lee

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    Lee . Trump said that "this week.it's Robert E. Lee ". Was George Washington a slave owner? Curt Viebranz , a rep at Mount Vernon - GW's estate - tells us Trump's connection of the two is ridiculous. "To literally put the Confederacy on a pedestal in our more prominent places - in honor - is an inaccurate recitation of our full past, is an affront to our present and it is a bad prescription for our future", Landrieu said.
  • Baby Dolphin Dies at the Hands of Selfie-Seeking Tourists

    Baby Dolphin Dies at the Hands of Selfie-Seeking Tourists

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    According to BBC , images surfaced in 2016 of people taking pictures with a stranded dolphin at an Argentinian beach. "Many people are unable to feel empathy for a living being which is frightened, starving hungry, without its mother", they posted on Facebook .
  • Renegotiating NAFTA - in 14 easy steps

    Renegotiating NAFTA - in 14 easy steps

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    From changing the rules on how much tax Canadians pay when they do online shopping at USA retailer, to the prospect of relaxing data sovereignty requirements by the federal government, here's what you need to know about how NAFTA's rework could change tech in Canada.
  • China urges US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats

    China urges US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats

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    The latest United Nations sanctions are meant to block North Korean exports worth $1 billion - a significant share of total exports valued at $3 billion previous year. "The most important task at hand is for the U.S. and North Korea to "hit the brakes" on their mutual needling of each other with words and actions, to lower the temperature of the tense situation and prevent the emergence of an 'August crisis, '" Wang was quoted as saying.
  • Charlottesville Neo-Nazi Leader Cries: 'I'm Afraid You're Going to Kill Me'

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    In case you're still in the dark as to how 2017 can see this happen on the streets of America, and you wanted to better understand what the people involved were thinking, VICE have you covered. The demonstration culminated in the death of a 32-year-old woman, Heather Heyer , when a auto drove into a group of protesters. We see a black woman bowing in despair and disbelief after the crash, letting out a grief-stricken scream.
  • Vice President Pence cancels Richmond appearance Saturday to focus on Asia

    Vice President Pence cancels Richmond appearance Saturday to focus on Asia

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    I've spoken at length about this tragedy on Sunday night. There was also an update on the progress implementing the peace deals with the rebel group of FARC and the current trade and economic deals between the US and Colombia. Pence also reiterated recent comments that Latin America "should do more" in Venezuela, where over 120 people have been killed since anti-government protests began in April.
  • Funeral of Heather Heyer, who died in Charlottesville attack

    Funeral of Heather Heyer, who died in Charlottesville attack

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    One protestor, Heather Heyer , lost her life in the violence after a auto sped into the crowd. "I think that's what the Lord wants us to do". So here's what I want to happen. "She believed very strongly in speaking up for the rights of others". Trump was slammed over the weekend for not immediately condemning white nationalists or white supremacists by name in his initial reaction, but his statements Monday were more forceful.
  • Heather Heyer Memorial: Mourners honor woman killed at Virginia rally

    Heather Heyer Memorial: Mourners honor woman killed at Virginia rally

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    Bro says it was frustrating at times to have a child who refused to accept things as they were, or as her parents told her they were. "But guess what? You just magnified her". "I was overwhelmed at the rainbow of colors in this room". That's how Heather was. "My child's famous Facebook post was, 'If you're not outraged, you're not paying attention, '" she said .
  • Hudson's Bay Company Removes Jefferson Davis Plaque

    Hudson's Bay Company Removes Jefferson Davis Plaque

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    Demands to have the plaque removed came after the violent clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, this week between white nationalists, white supremacists, neo-Nazis, Ku Klux Klan members and anti-racism protesters. SC sent statues of Wade Hampton, a Confederate general who fought at Gettysburg, and former U.S. Vice President John C. Calhoun - who was a powerful pro-slavery spokesman for the South during the Civil War.
  • Dolly Parton Finally Has A Kids' Album

    Dolly Parton Finally Has A Kids' Album

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    Also, all proceeds are going to Parton's charity, Imagination Library , which mails free books every month to over a million children. Considering she's one of the most prolific recording artists in music history, it nearly comes as a shock that, 50 years into her career, Dolly Parton doesn't yet have a children's record under her belt.