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Five Boko Haram commanders were released in exchange for the freedom of the 82 girls, a Nigerian government official said. Boko Haram militants have released 82 schoolgirls out of a group of more than 200 whom they kidnapped from the northeastern town of Chibok in April 2014 in exchange for prisoners, the presidency said on Saturday.
  • 5 things you need to know about Texas' "sanctuary cities" ban

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    San Antonio police chief William McManus ripped into the Republicans who pushed the law through despite the objections of every big-city police chief in the state. Senate Bill 4 will go into effect on September 1, 2017. "We're making sure the criminal illegal alien is being held accountable", Waybourn says.
  • Trump mocked for adding one of his own tweets to Twitter banner

    Trump mocked for adding one of his own tweets to Twitter banner

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    Clapper testified on Monday before a Senate judiciary subcommittee about Russia's interference in the 2016 election, the Washington Post reports. And then Graham said well, what about just more broadly, no time frame at all, did he have any concerns about Russian ties with Trump's business interests, so then Clapper said "Well, I can't comment on that, it could be the subject of an ongoing investigation".
  • Severe Weather Across South And Central US Leaves 16 Dead

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    Students from Edgewood High School were planning to gather at The Rustic Barn in Canton for prom on Saturday night. Severe storms producing powerful tornadoes ripped through the town of Canton, Texas , on Saturday and a local Fiat-Chrysler dealer took the full brunt of the twister.
  • Theresa May defends pledge to cap energy bills

    Theresa May defends pledge to cap energy bills

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    This measure is meant to save about 17 million customers up to £100 a year. Centrica Chief Executive Iain Conn said last month that May's plan to cap energy prices suggests some in her government do not believe in free markets at a time when it is pinning its post-Brexit hopes on free trade.
  • Car Bomb Wounds 42 at Supermarket in Southern Thailand

    Car Bomb Wounds 42 at Supermarket in Southern Thailand

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    The twin explosions, he said, created panic among the many shoppers and workers of the supermarket, forcing them to flee and take cover. "The first bomb exploded just outside the parking lot at 2.10pm, while the second bomb, suspected to be a auto bomb, exploded 20 minutes later in front of the entrance to the supermarket", Muang police chief, Maj Kiratik Waeyusof told the media, here, today.
  • Kapil Mishra files complaint against Arvind Kejriwal with CBI

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    Jain said that Mishra was making allegations against Kejriwal's brother-in-law (Surendra Bansal) who is "no more". It all started with Delhi's former Water Resources Minister Kapil Mishra accusing Delhi CM Kejriwal of accepting money to the tune of Rs 2 crore in connection and scuttling investigation on the Rs 400 crore water tanker scam.
  • Man opens fire at San Diego pool party; 1 victim, gunman die

    Man opens fire at San Diego pool party; 1 victim, gunman die

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    Police do not believe Selis personally knew any of the victims or that he planned the shooting. At 6:06 p.m., a caller told police two people had been shot at the La Jolla Crossroads complex on Judicial Drive. SAN DIEGO (AP) - The Latest on the victim of a mass shooting by a lone gunman at a pool party on Sunday in San Diego. AP researcher Rhonda Shafner in NY and reporters Elliot Spagat in San Diego and Christopher Weber, Michael Balsamo and Brian Melley in Los Angeles contributed ...
  • Afghan forces fire on census workers, killing 9

    Afghan forces fire on census workers, killing 9

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    Meanwhile, Commander Southern Command Lt Gen Aamir Riaz and Inspector General Frontier Corps, Balochistan, Maj Gen Nadeem Anjum said the armed forces would not compromise the country's territory and any attempt by anyone to intrude into Pakistani side would be foiled with full force.