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The official said a drone operated by Russians was flying over a hospital as victims of the attack were rushing to get treatment. Yet the USA has no proof of Moscow's involvement, said the official, who wasn't authorized to speak publicly on intelligence matters and demanded anonymity.
  • McCain says Assad's 'murderous rampage' must end

    McCain says Assad's 'murderous rampage' must end

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    USA warships on Friday fired 59 Tomahawk missiles at a central Syrian air base from which Washington believes government jets launched a chemical attack that killed at least 87 civilians. "But Assad's principal backer is Russian Federation". In a round of television interviews that aired Sunday, though, Tillerson said the top USA priority in the region remains the defeat of Islamic State militants.
  • Venezuelan Opposition Leader Says His Office Was Attacked, Set On Fire

    Venezuelan Opposition Leader Says His Office Was Attacked, Set On Fire

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    The opposition blames Maduro for an economic crisis, triggered by the fall in oil prices, but accentuated they say by mismanagement. New protests are planned for next week. The court later reversed the rulings after an global outcry, but kept in place other measures limiting the assembly's powers. Police in Caracas fired tear gas and rubber bullets at some of the protesters amid a weeklong protest movement that shows little sign of losing steam.
  • Sarasota school bus crash under investigation

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    Sarasota Memorial Hospital was ready just in case. The students aboard the bus were from a school for students with special needs. The driver of the red vehicle was also taken to the hospital. Rans was seriously injured in the crash and was taken to a local hospital for treatment. That caused the bus to lose control and slam into a power pole.
  • Thieves ram truck through Florida gun store

    Thieves ram truck through Florida gun store

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    The suspects were in and out of the gun store within 30 seconds, indicating that this was a planned event. "We don't know that". There was a smash and grab in Inverness, and another one in Tampa, and yet another heist in Lakeland. The fire melted the VIN plate of the truck, but investigators used the license plate to determine the truck had been stolen from Pinellas County last week.
  • United Nations chief says Arabs must heal divisions

    United Nations chief says Arabs must heal divisions

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    On Tuesday, Guterres called on Arab leaders to set aside their differences to confront Syria's war, which is estimated to have killed more than 320,00 people and displaced millions. Arab leaders "realize the urgency" of tackling long-running regional crises, from war to high unemployment, Jordan's foreign minister said Monday after chairing a meeting of his counterparts from the region.
  • Trump advisers: U.S. seeks to fight IS and oust Syria's Assad

    Trump advisers: U.S. seeks to fight IS and oust Syria's Assad

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    Assad "may think he has the same option he took in September 2013: set the chemicals to the side and return to barrel bombs, gravity bombs, artillery shells, missiles, and mortar rounds against civilians in their homes, hospitals, marketplaces, and schools", Hof said in a post on the Atlantic Council's website.
  • Catastrophic consequences will follow any military action, North Korea warns US

    Catastrophic consequences will follow any military action, North Korea warns US

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    When asked what message North Korea should take from the USA strike on Syria last week, he said: "If you become a threat to others, at some point a response is likely to be undertaken". Satellite images, meanwhile, suggests the North could be preparing to launch another round of tests to mark the birth anniversary on Saturday of the late supreme leader, Kim Il-Sung.
  • Boy killed in school shooting had survived heart surgery

    Boy killed in school shooting had survived heart surgery

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    Anderson seemed to relish the lighthearted squabbles of domestic life, saying in a Facebook video in late February: "What I love about my wife, boy". Marsden said that a candlelight vigil would be held Tuesday evening for Jonathan and the other victims. Burguan told reporters that there was no verification that the infidelity accusation was true.
  • Iranian president reaffirms support for Syria

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    In January 2016, the OPCW announced that all chemical weapons in Syria had been destroyed. "Once again this resembles the story with Colin Powell's white powder or reports to the United Kingdom prime minister about the claimed chemical weapons in Iraq".
  • Russian Federation says United States airstrikes play into extremists' hands

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    But he says that distinction "doesn't much matter to the dead". Tillerson was also hoping to unearth new information about Russia's role in the presidential election. "If we can achieve ceasefires in zones of stabilization in Syria, then I believe - we hope we will have the conditions to begin a useful political process", Tillerson said.
  • Triple murder suspect leaps to death in Ohio courthouse

    Triple murder suspect leaps to death in Ohio courthouse

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    Later that morning - after Seman appeared in court for a hearing on his rape charges - deputies found make-up prosecutors claim was purchased on his way to the courthouse. According to The Vindicator , Seman was released on $200,000 bond just one month later. The suspect left no suicide note and Seman's attorney said that he had shown "no indication" of wanting to take his own life.