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Mall Attacker Was 'Most Assimilated Kid in Neighborhood'

Moments later, as he was standing by one of the mall's entrances, a man in uniform walked toward him. "It just kind of hurts our dignity as a Somali community", he said. Falconer said he's not going to talk publicly about the incident until the investigation is over. Seven were men, one was a 50-year-old woman and one was a 15-year-old girl.

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Greek Island Pleads for Refugee Evacuations After Fire

Earlier in the day, around 2,000 refugees staged a protest, calling on authorities to speed up the asylum application process, according to independent volunteer Ihab Abassi, who was on the grounds at the time. "There is an immediate need to take people off the islands because things will get even more hard", she said. More than 60,000 refugees are now in Greece, majority seeking to reach Germany and other wealthy European countries.

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Greek refugee camp evacuated amid fires, clashes

Migrants gather outside a Lesbos refugee camp after a fire forced them to flee. Up to 4,000 migrants were evacuated from the Moria camp on the Greek island of Lesbos after a large fire destroyed tents and prefabricated homes, BBC News reports.

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Pak Troops Fire at Indian Positions in Uri

DGMO Lt Gen Ranbir Singh on Sunday said all the four killed militants were foreign terrorists and had carried with them items which had Pakistani markings and that initial reports indicated that they belonged to Jaish-E-Mohammed (JeM) tanzeem.

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Attack on humanitarian convoy in Syria leaves 'many people' dead

On Monday, Kerry called the convoy attack an "egregious violation" of the cease-fire and said the U.S. United Nations humanitarian chief Stephen O'Brien said initial reports indicate that many were killed or seriously injured in the convoy attack, including Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteers.

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US, Iraqi troops close in on last ISIS-held city

Kurdish forces have been seizing ISIS territory north of Mosul and annexing it into their territory, which has Iraq eager to secure as much territory as possible, setting up what are likely the battle lines for the next war in the region. Iraqi forces have started alerting locals in the area with leaflets warning of the upcoming offensive in an effort to save citizens. The International Business Times reports that the campaign's next stage entails seizing the towns and villages laying on the ...

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Colin Powell: Trump is a "national disgrace" and "international pariah"

Around 30,000 stolen Powell emails were given to DCLeaks .com by unnamed hackers, The Daily Caller reported . Peggy Cifrino, a Powell aide, confirmed to Vice News he was hacked and "these are his emails", but declined further comment.

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Air strikes hit aid trucks near Aleppo - monitors and resident

Jens Laerke, spokesman for the United Nations humanitarian agency, told reporters in Geneva that as an "immediate security measure, other convoy movements have been suspended" following the raid. "We have studied video footage from the scene from so-called "activists" in detail and did not find any evidence that the convoy had been struck by ordnance", Igor Konashenkov, a spokesman for the ministry said in a statement .

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Trump says White House downplaying threat from Islamic State after bombings

Clinton briefly turned her focus from national security on Monday, wooing younger voters at a midday rally in Philadelphia. Clinton , a former first lady and NY senator, has struggled from almost the start of her 2016 White House bid to gain voters' trust, in large part over revelations she used a private server system as secretary of state to send and receive official emails.

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Huge support for Jeremy Corbyn?let's turn the tide on the Tories

Jeremy Corbyn is planning to tell Labour MPs to vote for an early election should the Prime Minister call for it, BBC's Newsnight has reported. Mr Watson said changes made under Ed Miliband to the way in which the Labour leader is elected were "very rushed" as he advocated moving away from the system of one member one vote.

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Donald Trump's Health A Good Rx For Dr. Oz

Trump, who is tall at 1.9 meters (6 feet 3 inches), said he weighs 107 kilograms (236 pounds), which is overweight by USA health care standards. He takes the cholesterol-lowering medication rosuvastatin and a low-dose aspirin, which keep his cholesterol level at 169.

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Del Rio likely out, No. 23 Florida blanks North Texas 32-0

He was the target of a late, low hit on his left leg in the third quarter against North Texas . "It's not looking great", Florida head coach Jim McElwain said of Del Rio's injury . North Texas is in its first season under coach Seth Littrell, who took over a program coming off a 1-11 season. "We are not trying to take cheap shots here".

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Indian PM enjoys strong public support two years after election

In fact, 62% Indians believe that "using overwhelming military force is the best way to defeat terrorism in the world", and believe India should spend more on its defence. Indians are also fond of President Barack Obama, with 58% expressing confidence in his ability to do the right thing on the world stage. Here, Indians are in agreement with Europeans, who also rank these two issues as the greatest threats to their countries.

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Tulsa Police Release Video of Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting

The New York Times reports that Chief Chuck Jordan confirmed that Crutcher was unarmed and did not have a weapon in the auto. None of the officers had body cameras, but dashcam footage shows Officer Betty Shelby with her gun drawn on Crutcher.

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Emmy Awards Hit All-Time Low Up Against Sunday Night Football

John Oliver captured the top variety talk series award for " Last Week Tonight with John Oliver ", besting competitors including Jerry Seinfeld and host Jimmy Kimmel - who received barbed consolation on stage from Matt Damon, his longtime faux nemesis.

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Lib Dem leader claims power is a dirty word for Labour

We are looking forward to this leadership contest ending so we can focus entirely on building Labour victories". Tim Farron cast himself as the heir to Tony Blair as he delivered a direct appeal to disillusioned Labour voters to switch allegiance to the Liberal Democrats.

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Hillary Clinton: Terrorism Threat Is 'Real' But Calls for Resolve

Clinton said the country can meet the attacks in "concert with our values". A person of interest in the weekend bombings in a naturalized US citizen from Afghanistan. They also came less than 50 days before Election Day. Trump referred to Clinton Monday as "weak and ineffective" when she served as secretary of state and accused her and President Obama of backing policies that gave rise to ISIS, while Clinton accused her opponent of "irresponsible, reckless rhetoric".

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How to Check if Your Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Is Safe

Samsung says that after a thorough inspection, it's confident that the battery issue, which caused some units to explode when on charge, has been "completely resolved" in the new stock arriving in the United Kingdom this week. Samsung did not immediately respond to request for comment. In South Korea, mobile carriers said Note 7 owners can begin exchanging their phones starting Monday, but there were few people doing so at a Samsung service center.

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Barack Obama: Not voting Clinton would be an insult to my legacy

I remember 2011 , probably one of the roughest times of POTUS's relationship with the caucus. " Go vote . And I'm going to be working as hard as I can these next seven weeks to make sure folks do". For the president, it would be a "personal insult" if they won't support Clinton. "But you're here today because you refuse to accept cynicism". Whether you know it or not, the smell was pure garbage.

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Aid convoys still stuck as fighting shakes Syria truce

The clashes were some of the most serious since a U.S. -Russia-brokered cease-fire went into effect this week. There have been reports of scattered violence, and the peace deal appeared to be under increasing strain as aid delivery continues to be delayed.

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Obama urges China to tackle overproduction of industrial goods

Li made the statement while addressing the Summit for Refugees and Migrants of the ongoing UN General Assembly that opened earlier last week. Afterwards, the White House said the two "agreed to continue efforts to narrow differences and expand practical cooperation on regional and global challenges in order to maintain sound development in the bilateral relationship".

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UN suspends Syria aid convoys after deadly strike

On Monday an aid convoy with United Nations participants was hit in Uram al-Kubra when it tried to reach rebel areas in Aleppo. The Syrian military command added the armed terrorist groups took advantage of the declared truce and mobilized troops and weapons and regrouped to continue its attacks on civilian and military areas.

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10 militants, soldier killed in Kashmir, sneak bids foiled

Pakistani Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakaria reiterated that no shot had been fired by Pakistan, after Indian television channels said troops of both countries had exchanged fire. No damage was caused to Indian posts. Amongst the questions in the survey, were also questions about whether the respondents thought that India played a major role in global future.

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Bridgegate had 'factor' in not becoming Trump VP: Chris Christie

Baroni, a former top executive at the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey - the bridge's operator - and former Christie staffer Bridget Kelly are charged with fraud, civil rights and conspiracy charges. Be Civil - It's OK to have a difference in opinion but there's no need to be a jerk. Prosecutors are expected to introduce texts and emails showing the defendants joking about the traffic chaos they had wrought even as the mayor's pleas for help went unanswered.

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Killed as Congo Opposition Headquarters Attacked, UN Says

Government spokesman Lambert Mende told AFP that "two policemen were killed" in violence against the governing party office in the Limete area. The UDPS and other major opposition parties, including the Movement for the Liberation of Congo and a bloc supporting presidential hopeful Moise Katumbi have boycotted the talks and continue to call for Kabila to step down when his mandate ends on December 19.

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Airstrikes hit aid convoy in Syria, 12 killed

At least 22 civilians were killed in government bombings over the last week, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, an opposition monitoring group . The ISSG meeting comes ahead of a U.N. Security Council session on Syria to be held Wednesday, to be attended by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.

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Corbyn in battle over shadow cabinet elections

Shadow defence secretary Clive Lewis, a close ally of the leader, said the party membership, which supports the leader, should also have a say. The Labour leader also has the most constituency party nominations, with a poll from YouGov for The Times, of more than 1,200 Labour members between 25 and 29 August, putting him on a 24 point lead over Smith (62% versus 38%).

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Indian soldiers kill eight intruders, fight others at Kashmir border - army

But the Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif stayed tight-lipped when Indian journalists questioned him about the Uri attack. Pakistan has given evidence to the UNSG and International Community of Indian involvement in terrorist activities inside Pakistan by supporting terrorism in Baluchistan and Karachi.

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Red Cross delivers aid to Syrian town

USA officials said the ceasefire was largely holding last week despite violations and a lack of fulfillment of the aid delivery provision of the deal. "It is the only basis that the global community can draw on" to resolve the Syrian crisis, he said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 29 children and teenagers were among those killed, as well as 17 women.

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Jay Cutler Facing 'Lengthy Absence' With Injury

He converted 22. Doug's already on pace for 32 attempts this year. Let's take a look at some of them. The last time that happened? "And we have 14 games left". We've seen him sit on the sideline himself and take himself out of games. And, unlike Chicago , the rookie directed a Philadelphia offense that, for the second game in a row, did not lose a turnover.

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Charlotte mayor to NC lawmakers: You move first on LGBT laws

The North Carolina Restaurant & Lodging Association calls on Charlotte City Council to repeal ordinance #7056 immediately, on Governor McCrory to convene a special session of the NC General Assembly, and on the NC House and Senate to repeal House Bill 2 in its entirety.

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New Mexico AG urges feds to protect ITT Tech students

The lawsuit claims ITT violated the federal Worker Adjustment Retraining and Notification Act, or WARN Act, which requires 60 days advance written notice in the case of mass layoffs or plant closings. There are hundreds of millions of dollars in loans for students at ITT that may now have to be forgiven, according to the Wall Street Journal . Investigations into the school include one from the office of the Iowa Attorney General.

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North Korea claims success in testing new rocket engine

North Korea's top leader Kim Jong-un guided a ground jet test of a new-type high-powered engine of carrier rocket for geo-stationary satellite, authorities said on Tuesday. The test explosion, the most powerful to date, was conducted on the 68th anniversary of the founding of North Korea's government. In its 2015 assessment of North Korea's military capabilities, the U.S.

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Lib Dems propose multi-million pound fund to fight homelessness

Lib Dem leader Tim Farron has said he doesn't understand why people still ask him whether he thinks gay sex is a sin. On the spousal veto, I think it's an appalling thing that one person is allowed to block another person's freedom. Mr Farron has made clear he believes that no deal could be better than staying in the bloc and so would campaign to overturn the Brexit vote. "There needs to be a referendum on that deal".

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Edward Albee, Pulitzer-Winning Playwright, Dead At 88

But he came roaring back to glory in 2002 with his play " The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? ", a play, memorably produced the following season by the Goodman Theatre under the direction of Robert Falls, about a married man who falls passionate in love with an barnyard animal, to the palpable disgust of his wife and friends.


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