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The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the individuals were being held in a secure location but offered no further details. Airstrikes have reportedly hit in or near Kobane, just south of the Turkish-Syria border. The SDF has described the US withdrawal as a "stab in the back" to a loyal ally that suffered an estimated 11,000 casualties in the long campaign that drove ISIS from its last territorial strongholds.
  • Site says Germany shooting video streamed live

    Site says Germany shooting video streamed live

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    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern spoke on Thursday about the reaction among technology companies to the shooting in Halle , Germany . He said that the suspect wanted to create a "worldwide effect" by livestreaming his attack, in which two people were killed outside the synagogue.
  • Women can now join armed forces in Saudi Arabia

    Women can now join armed forces in Saudi Arabia

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    So for the first time, women would be able to serve as private first class, corporal or sergeant. Iran also welcomes the offer from Yemen's Houthi movement for a truce, the president's chief of staff underlined, saying it would be a "positive stop" for Saudi Arabia to be looking to mend ties with Iran and settle the crisis in Yemen .
  • Chief security minister Wiranto attacked in Banten

    Chief security minister Wiranto attacked in Banten

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    Television footage showed the minister getting out of a vehicle in Pandeglang, in Banten province, before he was attacked and slumped to the ground. The former military chief and ex-presidential candidate, 72, suffered "two deep wounds" to his stomach but is in a stable condition.
  • Police search for 3rd suspect in cop trial witness' slaying

    Police search for 3rd suspect in cop trial witness' slaying

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    Dallas Assistant Police Chief Avery Moore said capital murder arrest warrants have been issued for Michael Diaz Mitchell, 32, and 22-year-old Thaddeous Charles Green. There has been rampant-and justified-speculation that the Dallas Police Department retaliated against Brown for his emotional testimony that helped convict Amber Guyger .
  • Extinction Rebellion protesters defy police orders by gluing themselves to buildings

    Extinction Rebellion protesters defy police orders by gluing themselves to buildings

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    In London , officials say they have taken 276 demonstrators into custody, while three have been arrested in Spain for allegedly resisting orders from anti-riot police. "I'm here taking the day off of work and I'm doing an uncomfortable thing to block traffic , which is not in my nature, because if we continue with business as usual, we are going to continue to miss the climate goals that we have".
  • Almost 800,000 PG&E Customers Brace for Largest Power Shut-Off Ever

    Almost 800,000 PG&E Customers Brace for Largest Power Shut-Off Ever

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    The utility giant's transmission lines have been linked to wildfires that have devastated communities in California. The third, to affect 42,000 homes in the utility's southernmost areas, will occur at an undetermined time. Although PG&E announced the shut-offs almost two days before the windstorm's arrival, there were struggles getting the word out. As an alternative, the company had posted outage maps for the 34 counties on its Twitter page.
  • State Dept blocks U.S. diplomat impeachment probe testimony: lawyer

    State Dept blocks U.S. diplomat impeachment probe testimony: lawyer

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    He has no choice but to comply. Impeachment is a measure by which Can not Sondland explain his no-show?Mr. Sondland said he had been instructed by the Department of State the congressional deposition. Luskin said Sondland - a wealthy hotel investor and major donor to Trump's 2016 presidential campaign - had traveled from Brussels to Washington and was prepared to testify.
  • Biden: Trump Is Too Weak on China

    Biden: Trump Is Too Weak on China

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    Biden said Trump's motivation in attacking him and his son Hunter over their role in the ousting of Ukrainian prosecutor, is exclusively political, and reflects his nervousness that he will lose to Biden in a general election match-up. The former vice president nodded at that reality, as well, promising that he won't let that get in his way. "That's what this election is about", he continued, saying the country "can't wait" for action on health care, education, gun regulations and the climate ...
  • German synagogue shooting was streamed live on Twitch

    German synagogue shooting was streamed live on Twitch

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    They gave no information about the arrested person or reasons why they thought the attack could have been carried out by more than one person. Bild daily reported that one of the two shot dead were killed in front of the synagogue, while a hand grenade was also flung into a Jewish cemetery.
  • 'Most prolific United States serial killer' admits to 93 murders, draws victims' faces

    'Most prolific United States serial killer' admits to 93 murders, draws victims' faces

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    Those three victims, all women, were beaten and strangled. The man who has been dubbed the most prolific serial killer in American history has been filmed laughing as he casually described murdering one of his 93 victims. Some of his victims were on the margins of society. Many of Little's victims were originally ruled overdoses or attributed to accidental or undetermined causes.