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Israel's military denies Syrian claim it shot down Israeli aircraft

It accused Israeli forces of supporting "armed terrorist groups" in the country's south. The Syrian army then claimed on Tuesday morning that it had shot down an Israeli warplane and a drone. Israel seized 1,200 square kilometres (460 square miles) of the Golan Heights from Syria in the Six-Day War of 1967 and later annexed it in a move never recognised by the global community.

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United States nuclear bombers fly over Korean peninsula after North's nuclear test

Brooks addressed reporters at Osan Air Base, insisting that last Friday's latest nuclear test by North Korea was "a unsafe escalation". "The essence of the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue is the conflict between the DPRK (Democratic People's Republic of Korea) and the United States", Xinhua quoted Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying saying on Monday.

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Malaysia detects first case of locally transmitted Zika virus

Officials in the city-state reported the first locally transmitted infection on Saturday and said on Wednesday the number had jumped to 115. "The analysis found that the virus belongs to the Asian lineage and likely evolved from the strain that was already circulating in Southeast Asia".

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Taylor Swift Is Back in the Studio According to Gigi Hadid

The " Bad Blood " singer was very well provoking her ex-boyfriend Calvin Harris by dissing him in their jointly composed son, 'This Is What You Came For'. "That show was INSANE", Taylor wrote. The singer was there to cheer on her good friend Hadid , and cheer she did, also singing and bopping to the music as models strutted, and grasping Hadid's hand as she walked down the runway at the end with Hilfiger .

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Sara Duterte offers PHP2M reward for culprits in Davao deadly blast

President Duterte added "we are not new to this kind". He said the Philippine National Police will be fully supported by the Armed Forces of the Philippines. After reports of the blast, spokesman for the Islamic State rebel group Abu Sayyaf Abu Rami said that their group claims responsibility for the bombing.

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Sony's PS4 update lets you experience HDR today

The latter console allows for 4K gaming as well as HDR , which increases the range between lights and darks in games. The Quick Menu on the console has been redesigned one more time making it easier to find the apps you need and other features.

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Turkish border with Syria cleared of Daesh terrorists

The militants of Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) and Kurdish People's Defense Units (YPG) are leaving Syria's Manbij city, said Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The Kurdish YPG is an effective force also fighting so-called Islamic State in Syria, but worries Turkey because fighters want their own Kurdish homeland.

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Rebels backed by Turkey clear Daesh fighters from Turkish-Syrian border

The operation, called Euphrates Shield, was also aimed at stopping the advance of US-backed Kurdish forces, which are also battling the extremist group. Turkey's Anadolu News agency previously said this development had "removed terror organisation Daesh's physical contact with the Turkish border in northern Syria".

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USA to blame for North Korea nuclear issue, says China

North Korea tested a nuclear bomb with a yield of at least 10 kilotons last Friday, moving the third world dictatorship closer to its goal of successfully mounting a nuclear warhead on a growing collection of ballistic missiles. Earlier on Monday, the South Korean defens=ce ministry said that North Korea was all set to conduct another nuclear test at "any time". "Certainly North Korea would take precautions against a decapitation strike and it is unlikely that South Korea and the USA could ...

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Kerala drenched with spirit of Eid-al-Adha

The Muslims people visit the mosques, offer prayers to Allah, observed Namaj and exchange greetings to each others in the festival. During the three-day holiday, Muslims slaughter livestock, distributing part of the meat to the poor. A Palestinian man and his child after morning prayers at the compound known to Muslims as al-Haram al-Sharif and to Jews as Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City.

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Israel's Shimon Peres hospitalized after stroke

In a statement in front of the medical center, Peres' son, Chemi, acknowledged to reporters that "in the coming hours, we will have to make decisions", though he did not specify what those were. Israeli TV stations reported Peres was suffering bleeding in the brain. By then, he had been in Israeli politics for more than half a century, holding virtually every position in Israel's Cabinet, from minister of defense to prime minister, a position he held twice.

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Former Israeli President Peres hospitalized with 'brain-related event'

Former Israeli President and Prime Minister Shimon Peres has been hospitalized after suffering a major stroke on Tuesday. The hospital's director told reporters that Peres had "suffered from a major stroke with a component of bleeding".

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Donald Trump Shows Restraint Over Hillary Clinton's Health

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton walks from from her daughter's apartment building Sunday. Clinton's health has long-dogged her on the campaign trail, but came into focus this weekend when she lost her balance outside a van after a 9/11 ceremony in New York City Sunday.

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Turkey duty bound to eradicate terrorism: Erdogan

President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday that the campaign against the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant group, which has waged a three-decade insurgency for Kurdish autonomy, was Turkey's largest ever and that the removal of civil servants linked to them was a key part of the fight.

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For Hillary Clinton, stealth may be bigger problem than health

Hillary Clinton's most serious problem is not pneumonia. It's her chronic guardedness. Campaign spokesman Nick Merrill says the Democratic nominee will resume normal campaign activities later this week. The concept of Occam's Razor dictates that the reason why the Hillary campaign responded so weakly and inconsistently to her collapse is ( just is now being reported ) that the vast majority of her bloated team didn't even know about it, while she was still hoping she could get through with ...

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Samsung quick fix for Note 7 is no full recharge

The update for South Korean users will start at 2 a.m. on September 20, it said. The news hit the front page of South Korean newspaper Seoul Shinmun and advises users that the update will be rolled out for those that don't quite believe how serious the product recall really is.

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Pulse shooting survivor found dead at birthday party

Just run, run, run". Brodman told News 6 how he narrowly escaped Pulse. "Just remember the victims, you know". Brodman said he ducked under a table and then behind a bar before running for cover behind cars across the street. "I can't sleep I can't breathe i don't know how I'm going to go on without him". It wasn't our number up at Pulse that night and you know, we can't prevent it.

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Hillary Clinton didn't think pneumonia was a big deal

NY congressman Peter King said Pence responded that he has seen polling that shows Trump ahead with married women. Clinton's first comments about her health condition came in a CNN interview late Monday, a day after a dizzy spell caught on video forced the Democratic nominee to disclose her illness and cancel a West Coast campaign trip.

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Philippine president wants US forces out of restive south

The arms deal would be a direct hit to the US arms industry, which the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute says has provided 75 percent of the Philippine's arms imports since 1950. "If the Philippines is closely aligned with the United States, it risks being dragged into the intensifying big-power rivalry, with potentially grave dangers for national interests and the Filipino people", the Times commentary added.

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Ouster of Brazil lawmaker could open political Pandora's box

Cunha has rejected the idea that he would incriminate others by signing a plea bargain deal with prosecutors. Temer, Rousseff's vice president before taking over, and Cunha were once close allies. As speaker, Cunha was the main driver behind the impeachment process that led to the Senate trying left-leaning President Dilma Rousseff and removing her from office last month for allegedly violating fiscal rules to hide problems with the government's budget.

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Russian Federation says rebels have violated Syrian truce

About 20 trucks full of aid are not being allowed into the battle-scarred city, the U.N.'s top Syrian official said - a breach of the cease-fire agreement. The Syrian army said it would abide by the stipulations of the ceasefire for a week, while stressing that it would still defend itself against any acts of aggression and continue attacking Islamist groups, such as the self-styled "Islamic State" (IS).

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Kashmir remains shut for 66th day

Earlier this week, police and troops in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK) made a decision to use chilli-based shells instead of pellet guns to quell protests, a minister said Monday, after hundreds of civilians sustained serious eye injuries in weeks of unrest.

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Duterte wants United States special forces to leave south Philippines

The reason is that I do not like the Americans. "There are many whites there", he said from Mindanao , his home island. On Monday, Duterte said in a speech that the usa military presence on Mindanao was more of a negative than a positive.

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Israel denies its aircraft harmed after raid in Syria

On Monday evening, Syrian fire crossed into the northern Golan Heights as a nationwide ceasefire brokered by the United States and Russian Federation came into effect in the embattled country. It said the Israeli attack comes in the framework of the Israeli support to the terrorist groups in Qunaitera. The shell exploded on the border, causing no casualties or damage.

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Shimon Peres put into induced coma after stroke

Netanyahu's office said in a statement that the prime minister spoke with the director of Sheba Medical Center and was updated on Peres' condition. Peres has held virtually every senior political office in Israel over a seven-decade career, including three terms as prime minister as well as stints as foreign minister and finance minister.

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'Calm prevailing' in most of Syria as ceasefire appears to be holding

If the calm holds for seven days, the US and Russian militaries would then set up a new center to coordinate strikes against IS and Jabhat Fatah al-Sham. U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura was monitoring the ceasefire very closely, a spokeswoman said, but she declined to comment on how it was being observed so far.

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Saudi authorities deploy drones to watch over 2 mln hajj pilgrims

Overall, haj-related business was down by half, he said. The pilgrims set out from Mina this morning to Mount Arafat , a 14.4km journey from Mina, which was the location of the Prophet Muhammad's final sermon 1,400 years ago. "Saudi Arabia, which manages the hajj, investigated how that could have happened, but it's not released results, which has infuriated Iran, which lost hundreds of citizens".

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Bus driver was speeding before crash into pillar

A school bus crash occurred at the Denver International Airport on Sunday, leaving one dead. Sgt. Mike Farr says investigators still don't know what caused Chopper to drive directly into the pillar. The driver was traveling 30 to 40 miles per hour (48 to 64 kmh), too fast for that stretch of roadway, Farr said. "Through a collaborative discussion with district and school leadership, football staff, parents and students, the decision has been made that the Legacy High School varsity ...

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United Nations says it delivered no aid on day one of Syria truce

If the truce holds for a week, Russian and USA air forces will begin coordinated counterterrorism airstrikes. Syrian state news agency SANA said rebels fired three shells at the government-held neighborhood of Mallah in Aleppo. Although Russia may have to be more circumspect about targeting JFS and not other rebel forces, the onus appears to be on the rebels to get out of the way of any strikes meant for JFS.

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Man is accused of burning vehicle of woman missing in KC area

Her vehicle was found burned Sunday morning, three days after she was last seen. Jessica's grandmother, Linda Runions, stated that "we're all praying every single minute' and desperately wants to "hear that she's okay". He has not been charged in Kopetsky's disappearance. "I'm unsure what he will do next, because the abuse has gotten worse over time", the application for the court intervention read, alleging Yust stalked Kopetsky and inflicted emotional and physical abuse.

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LA airport gunman to plead guilty to murderous shooting plot

This courtroom drawing shows Paul Ciancia who pled guilty to murder and other charges Tuesday in a federal courtroom. . He said very little, mostly answering "yes" and "no" to questions posed by a judge. He added that the plea deal had helped bring closure to him and his loved ones, including his sister and mother who also work as TSA officers at LAX.

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Owen Smith's attacks on Jeremy Corbyn are going into overdrive

The job specifications stress that the employees will be given fixed term contracts "only for the period that Jeremy Corbyn is the Leader of the Labour Party". "I have to say the first one was quite good, ' she joked". "Smith's latest helping of "Project Fear" only recycles allegations he knows to be false or misleading, but it won't wash with Labour members and supporters who want open, honest politics".

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Officials urge calm as Zika cases surge to 200 in Thailand

The report cautions the virus can be spread by blood and bodily fluids of Zika patients. The father caught the mosquito-borne virus overseas and had an extremely high level in his blood when he died. Dunn said investigators don't know what bodily fluid could be the culprit. Health officials also haven't found any of the tropical mosquitoes that mainly spread the virus in the area or evidence that local mosquitoes are carrying the virus, according to the report released by the CDC.

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Why Obama should veto 9/11 families bill

In a statement , a Ministry of Foreign Affairs official called the "Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism" act a violation of worldwide law. The activity on Capitol Hill has put Obama in the uncomfortable and deeply unpopular position of having to oppose the bill because of the blowback it may receive from overseas and the prospect that foreign nations could institute measures of their own and file lawsuits against the U.S.

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Bangladesh factory fire toll reaches 29

A boiler explosion reportedly resulted in the devastating fire in the factory on Saturday at about 6:00 a.m. ( local time). September 11: Firefighters continue to completely douse the fire triggered by explosions at a packaging factory in Tongi of Bangladesh's Gazipur district yesterday.


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