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Muslim leader Mohammed Mahmoud stepped into a unsafe situation and made an appeal to witnesses not to attack the 48-year-old suspect after he jumped out of the van and was shouting, "I want to kill all Muslims", and then, "Kill me, kill me".
  • Gunman launched into Trump tirade before shooting

    Gunman launched into Trump tirade before shooting

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    Hodgkinson 66, who was from the St. Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois , died after being shot by police. Nonetheless, said Sava, "we fully expect him to be able to walk" and "hopefully run". "He underwent another surgery today, but continues to show signs of improvement", the hospital said in a statement released Saturday. Sava said he told Scalise's family that "I am not declaring victory until he's playing ball in his back yard with his family".
  • London Muslims targeted after prayers in 'horrific terrorist attack'

    London Muslims targeted after prayers in 'horrific terrorist attack'

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    A 48-year-old man was arrested at the scene, according to the Met Police , but witnesses reported seeing three attackers, including two who fled the scene. "We ask the government to do more to protect us Muslims". British Prime Minister Theresa May said police were investigating as a terrorist incident.
  • Trump is not under investigation for obstruction, his lawyer says

    Trump is not under investigation for obstruction, his lawyer says

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    Sekulow, who is chief counsel at the American Center for Law and Justice, said that if the Post's reporting were accurate, Mr. Trump "would be under investigation for taking the action that the Department of Justice asked him to take". Trump advisers describe the president as increasingly angry over the investigation, yelling at television sets carrying coverage and insisting he is the target of a conspiracy.
  • Mali security minister: 4 jihadis killed in resort attack

    Mali security minister: 4 jihadis killed in resort attack

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    One of the dead at the Le Campement Kangaba resort, which is popular with Western expatriates, was a French-Gabonese national, Mali security ministry spokesman Baba Cisse stated. The country's security has gradually worsened since 2013, when French forces repelled allied Islamist and Tuareg rebel fighters from parts of the north.
  • Protest against Sharia Law held in Richardson

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    Both of the groups were going back and forth expressing their beliefs, hoping to bring understanding to the group on the opposite side. But the overwhelming majority of Muslims don't want to replace United States law with Islamic law , known as Sharia, and only "radical extremist groups" would call for that, said Liyakat Takim, a professor of Islamic studies at McMaster University in the Canadian city of Hamilton, Ontario.
  • Closing Arguments Set In Yanez Trial

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    No explanation was given for the request. The squad-car video shows a wide view of the traffic stop and the shooting, with the camera pointed toward Castile's vehicle. They also suggested that Castile was partly to blame for his death because he was high on marijuana, which prosecutors dispute, and that he disobeyed Yanez's instructions.
  • Five killed, nine injured

    Five killed, nine injured

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    His description of the attack suggested a well-prepared and coordinated assault. "Another suicide bomber was killed", he told AFP. The head of the police hospital, Dr Shir Mohammad, confirmed the five deaths. Five civilians were among the wounded. The injured troops have been evacuated for treatment, the mission said in a statement. The gunman - an Afghan - had been shot and killed, the spokesman said.
  • Rep. Steve Scalise's condition is upgraded to serious from critical

    Rep. Steve Scalise's condition is upgraded to serious from critical

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    Top US Republican lawmaker Steve Scalise continued to show improvement as he recovers from being shot by a gunman angry about President Donald Trump, the hospital treating him said Saturday. "Predicting the length of his hospital stay is hard today", said Dr. Jack Sava with MedStar Washington Hospital said. He was transported to the hospital by a helicopter and arrived in shock.
  • Hospital Upgrades Scalise Condition To 'Serious,' Says He Is 'More Responsive'

    Hospital Upgrades Scalise Condition To 'Serious,' Says He Is 'More Responsive'

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    Representative Steve Scalise speaking at the Republican Leadership Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana . The House majority whip remains in serious condition at Medstar Washington Hospital Center. This person was not authorized to speak publicly about the case and spoke on condition of anonymity. The president said that because of the "tremendous pain and suffering he's now enduring.
  • Gulf of Mexico coast remains on alert for budding tropical system

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    The National Hurricane Center (NHC) expects a tropical cyclone to develop near the Yucatan or in the Gulf of Mexico early this week. Two tropical systems now being monitored by the National Hurricane Center (NHC) in Miami continued to strengthen on Sunday, with a corresponding increase in the likelihood of cyclone formation.
  • CNN sues Department of Justice for Comey memo copies

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    However, it is likely that he was tweeting about Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , or Mueller who is examining whether the president obstructed justice by firing ex-FBI Director James Comey last month amid the ongoing Russian Federation investigation.