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Esteri 3 militants killed in Kakapora gunfight
Author: 0 3 militants killed in Kakapora gunfight

Preliminary reports suggest that security forces spotted militants at Kakapora when they were travelling in a vehicle. Army's Company Commander Major Kartik Manjal was hit by a bullet in the hand and was shifted to hospital. Yesterday, two militants were killed in an encounter in Sopore township of Baramulla district in north Kashmir. "Amid protests and clashes, militants managed to escape, forcing Army and police to call off the operation", the official added.

Esteri White House defends Trump over lawsuit on violation of anti-corruption rules
Author: 0 White House defends Trump over lawsuit on violation of anti-corruption rules

At their news conference, the two Democrats said their effort is non-partisan and that other attorneys general , including Republicans, were welcome to join their effort. Racine and Frosh told WaPo that if a federal judge allows the case to proceed, the first major obstacle they will likely face is obtaining Trump's tax returns through the discovery process.

Esteri F-16 Catches Fire at Houston Airport; Pilot Ejects
Author: 0 F-16 Catches Fire at Houston Airport; Pilot Ejects

He told NBC affiliate KPRC in Houston : "The jet that was basically fixing to take off, about halfway through he cut his engine off and coasted while the big fireball and smoke plume was going on". Police at the scene say they believe there is live ammunition on the jet, which is why extra precautions are in place. The pilot, who was not identified, was being evaluated at a hospital after the crash around 10:30 a.m.

Esteri Cop Had To Shoot Philando Castile Seven Times Because He Smelled Marijuana
Author: 0 Cop Had To Shoot Philando Castile Seven Times Because He Smelled Marijuana

Thirty seconds later, Castile says , "Sir, I have to tell you I do have a firearm on me". Castile could be heard volunteering the fact that he had a firearm in his vehicle. Officers pull Mr Castile from the vehicle and begin CPR. The squad-car video was shown at trial, but had not before been released publicly. As he reached for his driving licence, Yanez opened fire.

Esteri Lady Brexit meets Monsieur Europe: May, Macron to have talks
Author: 0 Lady Brexit meets Monsieur Europe: May, Macron to have talks

The new French president suggested in his recent election campaign he would seek to revise the Le Touquet agreement that allows each country to host the other's border controls. She said: "I think there is a unity of goal among people in the United Kingdom". The two leaders are also scheduled to attend a France vs England friendly soccer match at the Stade de France stadium in Paris .

Esteri Trump proclaims executive order to assist apprenticeships
Author: 0 Trump proclaims executive order to assist apprenticeships

The initiative Trump focused on Thursday would double the funds for the Apprenticeship USA program, bringing the total spending to $200 million a year. That almost doubles the existing level and the funds will be used from the Labor Department. The executive order also charges the Secretaries of Defense, Labor, and Education and the Attorney General to promote apprenticeship and pre-apprenticeship programs for several groups including high school students, persons now or formerly ...

Author: 0 Gulf Coast Braces for Tropical Storm Cindy

Tropical Storm Cindy was last recorded producing winds around 60 mph with gusts around 70 mph indicating some slightly strengthening, and a drift to the northwest around 7 mph. Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey issued a state of emergency because of the threat of torrential rains and other severe weather, including risky high tides and rip currents.

Esteri Democrats lose an iconic battle in Georgia
Author: 0 Democrats lose an iconic battle in Georgia

Money was pumped into Ossoff's congressional bid by Democrats and the #Resist movement across the country. She also noted throughout the campaign that she's lived in the district for 25 years, unlike Ossoff, who grew up in the district but lives in Atlanta , a few miles south of the 6th District's southern border.

Esteri Runaway MTA bus smashes cars, church during wild Brooklyn ride
Author: 0 Runaway MTA bus smashes cars, church during wild Brooklyn ride

He was not hit by the bus. He was taken to Wyckoff Hospital to be treated for minor injuries. If you look closely at the video above, you'll see that the very large MTA bus is barreling down Palmetto Avenue in the Bushwick area of Brooklyn, and there's no driver on board.

Esteri Iran claims its missiles hit IS targets in Syria
Author: 0 Iran claims its missiles hit IS targets in Syria

For the second time in a month, a U.S Air Force F-15 has downed an Iranian drone after it flew too close to USA -backed forces in southern Syria . Australia's protective measure of suspending its activities is likely to cause wider concern among the other participants in this campaign. Activists and Islamic State supporters reported his death at the time, but Tuesday's statement from Central Command was the first USA confirmation.

Esteri Explosion at Brussels train station considered terrorist attack: Belgian federal prosecutor
Author: 0 Explosion at Brussels train station considered terrorist attack: Belgian federal prosecutor

The Moroccan national, identified by the initials O.Z., was shot dead by a soldier at Brussels main train station on Tuesday after trying to detonate a nail bomb. Five minutes later, his suitcase caught fire after a small explosion ignited in which no one was injured. Militants based in Brussels were linked to deadly attacks in and around Paris in November 2015, and bombings of an airport and subway station in Brussels in March previous year.

Author: 0 US Attorney General Sessions hires private attorney

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivers remarks during the Sergeants Benevolent Association of New York City event on May 12, 2017 in Washington , DC. He was also a partner at McGuireWoods and at Shaw, Pittman, Potts & Trowbridge. This step comes months after Sessions recused himself from investigations into Russian involvement in the election at the advice of his staff in March of 2017.

Author: 0 Otto Warmbier's family declines autopsy

And the U.S. State Department says North Korea will be a "top priority". President Donald Trump says the death of a 22-year-old college student who was detained for almost a year and a half in North Korea is a "total disgrace". "I believe we must now have the perception that North Korea is an irrational regime ", Moon told CBS television. Doctors said he had extensive loss of brain tissue - a result, his family said in a statement , of the "awful torturous mistreatment" he received ...

Esteri Dashcam video shows officer firing 7 shots into Castile vehicle
Author: 0 Dashcam video shows officer firing 7 shots into Castile vehicle

Although the squad-car footage was described repeatedly and was shown to jurors in the courtroom, it had never been made public until Tuesday. In the aftermath, Diamond said Castile was reaching for his driver's license and registration, not the gun; Yanez claimed Castile matched the description of an armed robber on the loose.

Esteri US warplane blasts Syrian drone from sky
Author: 0 US warplane blasts Syrian drone from sky

A USA senator has warned against the United States' measures in Syria, which is pushing Washington "closer and closer" to a military conflict with Iran and Russian Federation, describing the move as "another mistake on the scope of the Iraq War".

Esteri Strong start, rough finish for Adam Hadwin at US Open
Author: 0 Strong start, rough finish for Adam Hadwin at US Open

It sets up really well for me, especially if I'm driving it like I did today. I was just exhausted of golf. "It's simple", Johnson said. With guys like Jordan Spieth , Rory McIlroy , Rickie Fowler , Phil Mickelson, Day, Johnson, Garcia and many others, the star power on the PGA Tour is at an all-time high making it hard to give Koepka the coverage he deserves.

Esteri What if Trump doesn't sink the Republican Party?
Author: 0 What if Trump doesn't sink the Republican Party?

The contest for Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price's old Congressional seat in Georgia was the one to watch, and progressives dumped their wallets into funding it. With the party effectively leaderless and divided between economic populists supportive of Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and centrists such as Ossoff, a long hard climb lies before the Democrats should they hope to seize Congress in the 2018 mid-term elections.

Esteri Romania's government collapses after six months
Author: 0 Romania's government collapses after six months

Grindeanu was voted into office on the back of a thumping election victory just six months ago. His left-wing Social Democrat party (PSD) had accused him of failing to carry out necessary economic reforms. Dragnea, 54, was barred from running for premier because of a voter fraud conviction and is now on trial for alleged abuse of power, a charge he denies.

Author: 0 Fake quake: Report of major California temblor a false alarm

Dr Lucy Jones, a seismologist affiliated with USGS, said in a tweet that the email was the result of a software glitch that "turned an update of the magnitude of 1925 Santa Barbara quake M6.8 into a 2025 quake". It also illustrated how connected news organizations and Twitter users in California are to the USGS, given the state's vulnerability to quake hazards.

Esteri United States shifts tone in Qatar crisis, seeks Saudi answers
Author: 0 United States shifts tone in Qatar crisis, seeks Saudi answers

Monday Qatar held war games with Turkish troops, showing off one of its few remaining strong alliances after two weeks of unprecedented isolation. The US State Department said on Tuesday it was "mystified" that Gulf Arab states had not released to the public or to Qatar details of the grievances that prompted their economic and political boycott of the country.

Author: 0 Arthur eager for World XI visit to Pakistan after Champions Trophy triumph

Zaman, in the fourth over, nicked Jasprit Bumrah to the keeper, only to be let off by no ball. Their confidence was dented when they suffered a thumping loss to arch-rivals and neighbours India in their opening match of the campaign and the limp performance put Pakistan's chances of reaching the semi-finals in severe jeopardy.

Author: 0 US spy satellites detect activity at North Korean nuclear test site

Bush administration. "While I greatly appreciate the efforts of President Xi & China to help with North Korea , it has not worked out", Trump wrote in a tweet. "How are North Koreans doing if the regime commits human rights violations against foreigners?" The Trump administration is considering banning travel by US citizens to North Korea , officials said Tuesday , and Trump declared Warmbier's treatment a "total disgrace".

Author: 0 Family declines autopsy for former North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier

Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee, the Republican chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, said the US should think about banning USA citizens from visiting North Korea . It was when he was leaving the country on January 2, 2016 that he was detained by law enforcement. Young Pioneer Tours , which was founded by British expatriate Gareth Johnson, said that it was denied any opportunity to meet with Warmbier after his detention, and that the way it was handled was "appalling".

Esteri Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Near Jerusalem
Author: 0 Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Near Jerusalem

Despite global opposition to Israeli settlement construction, which is illegal under worldwide law, ground was broken at the site of the proposed Amichai settlement, which is meant to accommodate settlers who the Israeli High Court evicted from the illegal Amona outpost earlier this year.

Esteri China has not worked out on North Korea
Author: 0 China has not worked out on North Korea

Ned Price, former National Security Council spokesman under Obama, responded to Trump saying the Obama administration "had no higher priority than securing the release of Americans detained overseas". Sen. The North Korea Travel Control Act, introduced last month, would have the Treasury Department require a license for any travel related to North Korea by American citizens - and would ban licenses for tourist travel.

Esteri Korea feels the China squeeze in MSCI index
Author: 0 Korea feels the China squeeze in MSCI index

Asia also ended mostly lower, with Hong Kong's Hang Seng down 0.6 percent and Japan's Nikkei down 0.5 percent but China's Shanghai gained 0.5 percent on addition of China A shares in MSCI Emerging Markets Index. China has been gradually opening its A share market to foreigners, allowing them to trade selected stocks in Shanghai and Shenzhen through mechanisms linking those markets to Hong Kong.

Author: 0 GOP eyes Senate health care vote next week, amid grumbling

McConnell, but at the very least they have shone a spotlight on his reprehensible tactics. GOP Senate leaders were eager to get a seal of approval from Trump , who had urged them to produce a bill more "generous" than the House's.

Esteri Escaped Georgia Prison Inmates Captured
Author: 0 Escaped Georgia Prison Inmates Captured

Officers arrested Donnie Rowe and Ricky Dubose in Christina, Tennessee, that effectively ended a nationwide manhunt for the pair after they escaped Tuesday. "I'm sorry as I can be", Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills said. Investigators say Rowe and Dubose invaded the home of an elderly couple yesterday.

Esteri Escalation in Syria: US Downs Syrian Plane, Iran Launches Missiles at ISIS
Author: 0 Escalation in Syria: US Downs Syrian Plane, Iran Launches Missiles at ISIS

The Iranian Revolutionary Guards said in a statement that it fired missiles from a base in western Iran hitting the headquarters of "Takfiri terrorists" in eastern Syria . Noting that Iran's policies in relation to the region and global affairs have not changed, Iran's president stressed that if any group tries to attack the country and harm the Islamic Republic they will receive a "decisive answer".

Esteri Champs-Elysees attacker 'had Polish roots'
Author: 0 Champs-Elysees attacker 'had Polish roots'

A auto loaded with gas bottles and guns rammed into a police van in Paris leaving the driver dead in what the interior minister said was an "attempted attack". The attacker, a 31-year-old man, was badly burned after his vehicle exploded when he deliberately crashed it into a police van. But both agreed as the mother said, "unfortunately we now are used to this".

Esteri In Georgia, Republicans aim to hang onto congressional seat
Author: 0 In Georgia, Republicans aim to hang onto congressional seat

In particular, more than a dozen of Ossoff's foot-soldiers said that critical questions of reproductive rights and women's health - fueled both by Republican Karen Handel's controversial record of cutting off Planned Parenthood funding while running Planned Parenthood and congressional Republicans' secret health care bill - have played essential roles in motivating them to support Ossoff.

Author: 0 Tatas may be looking to pilot Air India again

It added that the Tata Group may bring Singapore Airlines on board to buy a minority stake if the national carrier is fully privatised. It was in 1932 that Tata Group had launched Tata Airlines. Statistics released by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) show that there has been a marked rise of almost 17.3 percent in the number of passengers flying on domestic routes, with the biggest carriers in terms of passengers being Indigo, followed by Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet ...

Author: 0 Suspect Shot After Explosion In Central Train Station In Brussels

Belgian soldiers shot a suspected assailant in downtown Brussels after a minor explosion at the Central train station caused mass panic but didn't injure anyone. No civilians were injured or killed in the explosion. Unconfirmed sources say that the man was shot. He added: "If we do that, it would be fulfilling the aim of the terrorists".

Author: 0 Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

According to a statement released by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), the missile strikes on Sunday hit IS command centers in the eastern Syrian city of Deir Ezzor and a bomb-manufacturing facility outside the city. Iran has stepped up its anti-Saudi rhetoric since the IS-attacks saying Riyadh is trying to destabilize the country by supporting dissidents.