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Orlando Shooter's Father Appears at Clinton Rally

For 25 minutes, Mateen was captured on camera as Clinton paid tribute to his son's 49 victims in the June massacre and then delivered her standard stump speech. The large number of head injuries and multiple wounds on victims suggests Mateen was targeting his victims rather than shooting randomly, said Josh Wright, a former Florida Department of Law Enforcement firearms analyst who now has a forensics consulting firm in Tallahassee.

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2 militants, 2 soldiers killed in Kashmir

As Kashmir is continuing the cross-border terror activities and the nation need to safeguard the security. Chairperson of Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM), Syedah Aasiyeh Andrabi, on Thursday said that Pakistan must prepare its envoys in various countries regarding the Kashmir issue in order to defeat "false Indian claims" at the global level.

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VHP attacks PM on cow, says he will 'pay in 2019'

Hindu nationalist vigilante group established to protect cows, are pictured with animals they claimed to have saved from slaughter. The advisory said that, while in States where slaughter of cows is prohibited by law, such slaughtering would be in violation of law and an offence, it did not entitle any individual or group of persons to take action on their own to prevent the alleged slaughter or punish the alleged wrongdoers.

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Air strikes killed 14 civilians in Iraq, Syria - US military

The latest CENTCOM statement quoted by Reuters and Guardian reporter Spencer Ackerman says that the military is investigating reports that civilians were killed in a Thursday airstrike in Manbij. The coalition is supporting the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a coalition of Kurdish and Arab fighters, with air strikes and special forces operating in an advisory and support role.

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Right-to-vote ruling boosts Jeremy Corbyn's bid to hold Labour leadership

Well guess what! Turns out that bit of arbitrary electoral engineering wasn't just unfair, it was illegal. Over 100,000 new Labour members will be able to vote in the party's leadership contest following a High Court ruling. Corbyn was challenged by former shadow work and pensions secretary Owen Smith for leadership of the party, only nine months after he was first elected leader.

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Five Turkish Soldiers Killed By Bomb

Members of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) opened fire on the soldiers in the countryside outside the town of Kulp in Diyarbakir province, they said. Activists claim innocent civilians have also been killed in the offensives. The death toll from the start of the insurgency in 1984 stands at more than 40,000.

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World Vision 'Shocked' by Allegations Its Gaza Operative Funneled Money to Hamas

Hamas, an Islamist political and militant group, seeks the creation of an independent state of Palestine and wants Israel to withdraw from the Palestinian territories it occupied after the 1967 war. World Vision, which has provided assistance to Palestinian children for four decades, said it will "carefully review any evidence presented to us and will take appropriate actions based on that evidence".

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Schaumburg Boomers offer Tim Tebow baseball contract

In 2004, Tebow was an All-State player at Florida and as a high school junior hit.494. He has also played in the National Football League with the New York Jets, and New England Patriots. While Tebow is known for his football ability, he is also a celebrated baseball player. "I'm sure he'll have success in that field", Decker said. The Schaumburg Boomers , and independent team in the Frontier League based in IL, have already offered Tebow a contract .

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Sense responds to Jeremy Corbyn's leadership manifesto

The panel, which included Corbyn, said: "We believe therefore that the best interests of the child should remain the sole test applied by the courts to any decision on the welfare of children in the family justice system". Islington South MP Emily Thornberry has so far not declared who she will support in next month's ballot but has shown steadfast loyalty to Mr Corbyn since he was elected leader past year.

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McDonald's gets rare praise from Consumers Union

And McDonald's announced that new buns will hit restaurants this month that no longer have high fructose corn syrup , including the buns used for Big Macs and McChicken sandwiches. It's also removed chickens raised with human antibiotics from its us supply chain. Overall, McDonald's and many fast food establishments still load food with too much salt, sugar and fat and encourage patrons to overeat by promoting super-sized meals, says Michael Moss, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of ...

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Police seek public's help to solve Google worker's slaying

Princeton resident Bunny Bullock has organized a candlelight vigil for Tuesday evening at First Congregational Church in Princeton. MA police say there's no sign Vetrano and Marcotte's murders are linked. Mountain View, California-based Google says it's "shocked and saddened" by her killing. Anyone with information can call the anonymous State police tip line at 508-453-7589.

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Worst election result for scandal-hit ANC

The results for the ANC could put pressure on President Jacob Zuma to leave office before his mandate ends in 2019, political analysts said. Final results are being announced at roughly 5pm BST. The party will also have to ask hard questions about its leader, who has been embroiled in various controversies since taking over the party in 2007.

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This Human Rights Activist Finally Ends A almost 16-Year Hunger Strike

Each time she started a hunger strike she was arrested, which happened 14 times since 2000. The Iron Lady of Manipur , as she has been known, now wants to contest elections as an independent candidate. Earlier, Sharmila appeared before the court of chief judicial magistrate ( Imphal West) Lamkhanpau Tonsing and was granted bail on personal bond of '10,000.

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Paul Ryan Appears in Wisconsin Ahead of Tuesday's Primary

Get ready for a shock, folks, but Paul Ryan , who was consistently well ahead of his Republican primary challenger for weeks... won reelection! In this cycle, Ryan's campaign spent more than $8 million through the pre-primary reporting period that ended July 20, compared to the almost $700,000 Nehlen's campaign spent in the same period.

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Family of Muslim teen arrested for homemade clock files suit

Irving police eventually dropped their " hoax bomb " charge, but Ahmed was suspended from school for three days for possessing a prohibited item. Last year, then-freshman student Ahmed Mohamed built a clock in order to impress his teachers on his first day of high school.

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Japan urges China against escalating East China Sea tension

An global tribunal ruled that China has no legal claim over the region in July. Recent satellite photographs show China appears to have built aircraft hangars that could accommodate any fighter jet in its air force on artificial islands it is building on reefs in the area, according to the Centre for Strategic and International Studies, a Washington think-tank.

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Brazil's men's basketball team upsets Spain with late-game, tip-in layup

The runner-up in the last two Olympic tournaments and the group favorite again, Spain now has lost to Croatia and Brazil by a total of two points. Spain's Rudy Fernandez said the taunts did not cause Gasol to miss. Finally, with five seconds left, Marcelo Huertas missed a shot that would have put Brazil up, but Marquinhos hit the tip-in with five seconds left.

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Ryan, other state Republican incumbents look for wins tonight

Although the race was far from competitive, it drew national attention because of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's decision to compliment Nehlen and initially withhold his support for Ryan. Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, said: "Congratulations to my friend Paul Ryan on a well-earned victory". Ken Staszak, voting in Green Bay, called Gallagher "the more conservative of the candidates" and said he "seems like he wouldn't take any crap".

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Leak: widespread abuse on offshore detention centers

Under Australia's policy, asylum seekers intercepted at sea are sent to Nauru and another camp on Manus Island, in Papua New Guinea, and told they will never be settled in Australia. The reports also show there were 30 incidents of self-harm among children and 159 of threatened self-harm involving minors. One of the leaked incident reports said a child had "written in her book that she was exhausted, doesn't like the camp and wants to die".

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Dismay in Brazil as Neymar & co. draw... AGAIN!

Denmark top the group with four points after Robert Skov's 69th-minute victor gave them a 1-0 victory over South Africa . The Olympic team is made up mostly of Under-23 players, but they are an experienced bunch. "Neymar has had to deal with the pressure of being a leader since he was 17 years old". One of Brazil's best chances of the match fell to midfielder Renato Augusto in second-half injury time, but his volley from close range sailed over the crossbar with the goalkeeper already beaten.

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Justice Department To Issue Critical Report On Baltimore Police Department

The DOJ investigation of the Baltimore Police Department was triggered by the April 2015 death of Freddie Gray, who allegedly died from injuries sustained while being transported in police custody. The Department of Justice is conducting a separate investigation into Gray's death. Officers accused of misconduct rarely, if ever, suffered consequences, it says, because of an internal affairs process that was broken.

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President Duterte warns Sereno to declare Martial Law

Do not order me kay dili ko gago (I am not an imbecile)". Duterte asked in response to the letter Sereno wrote to him. "There will be [a] purging actually without declaring martial law". What she is seeing now is "more of a police state, rather than a military siege", Zamora said, adding that she has witnessed people in the capital Manila "being stopped on the street, body-searched especially at night".

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Woman has engagement-style photo shoot celebrating new job

The album included a caption with hashtags like #loveatfirstinterview, #perfectmatch and #notjustforbabiesmarriagesandbirthdays. They did the first interview on June 11 and by August 8, she'd accepted the offer. 'Some sent congratulations and wished me well in my new job. I've received so many sweet messages. Click through to see more pictures from Abraham's shoot.

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No Leniency for Rod Blagojevich, Judge Rules at Resentencing Hearing

In the courtroom, his two daughters sobbed, the younger one placing her head on her mother, Patti's, shoulder. Blagojevich learned his fate through video conference. "As I said four years ago, the fault lays with the governor", Zagel said . Tuesday's was a resentencing for Blagojevich after an appeals court past year threw out five of the 18 charges he was convicted of.

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Tim Kaine Defends Hillary Clinton On Emails: Promises Transparency

Wallace, however, had asked the former secretary of state if she had told the American public the truth about her emails. "She was saying what Director Comey acknowledged to be true, that when she spoke to the Federal Bureau of Investigation...

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Becerra Struggles to Defend Clinton Email Statements on Fox News

On Sunday morning, NBC's Chuck Todd sat down for an interview with the man who'd probably be the next Vice President of the United States, if the election were held today: Virginia senator and former governor Tim Kaine . "If" she "misspoke" - as though claiming to have been shot at by enemy forces were simply a slip of the tongue, like using the name "Brett" when you mean to say "Brad" - it was "just" a misstatement.

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Donald Trump's deduction plan put to the test

All eyes on me: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's outrageous remarks once again make him the centre of attention. If Hillary gets to put her judges in, right now we're tied [in the Supreme Court, after the death of Antonin Scalia].

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Syrian Civil War: Rebel alliance launches battle to retake all of Aleppo

The rebel forces victory appears to be short lived with Russian Federation intensifying its bombing campaign in and around the city of Aleppo in order to root out the radical Islamic extremists with ties to a multitude of known terror organizations.

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Republican Party chief 'furious' over Donald Trump's failure to support House speaker

McCain says he has severely chided Trump's comments and "has talked about it as much as I am going to". Hillary Clinton didn't even have to mention Donald Trump's name to slam the loquacious businessman as anti-women on Thursday, September 10, 2015.

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U hails Irom Sharmila, terms her a 'strong person'

Some people are seeing me as a odd woman because I want to join politics. I am a simple women who likes peace and dignity as a social will and bring a change. She was repeatedly arrested and charged with attempted suicide , which allowed authorities to keep her in custody and force-feed her. Sharmila always fought the charges, saying her refusal to eat was not suicidal and that she was doing nothing illegal.

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Dopey falls off deck of steamboat onto Goofy

Safety at Disney parks for both guests and employees has alway been a top priority for the company and this will no doubt lead to discussions on better fall protections. While it still looks incredibly sore and very bad, had Dopey not landed on Goofy they would have been knocked completely overboard. A spectator of the show caught the moment on camera which shows the actors involved in the accident narrowly escaping what could have been a very serious injury.

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Rugby letter turns into Olympic gold

The South Africans are in Pool B with Australia , France and Spain. Japan's players celebrate after winning the men's sevens match against New Zealand. With Australia in fourth place on the medal table early on day three, but with the top four nations all on three gold medals, chef de mission Kitty Chiller is delighted with the start.

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First Zika death in Texas is Harris County newborn

Tuesday, she returned to Miami where she visited a clinic that is attempting to fight the spread of the Zika virus and called on Congress to cut their summer recess short to pass emergency funding to fight the virus. Republicans, though, said Democrats should drop their political opposition to one part of the legislation and pass the Zika bill. Then, lawmakers went on summer recess without approving a bill.

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Flash floods kill 21 people after torrential rain in Macedonia

Especially badly hit were villages on the outskirts of the capital including Smilkovci, Singelic, Stajkovci and Aracinovo. The government of Skopje had issued a warning for people to remain in their houses Saturday ahead of the floods, but witnesses said that's where many people drowned when they became trapped by the wall of water.

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First Zika-related infant death in US reported in Texas

The mother and baby are classified as travel-related cases and there is no additional associated risk in Texas. Scientists have now established a strong link between Zika and microcephaly, but Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of International Public Health at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, said these latest findings, alongside other studies, also reveal more of Zika's harmful consequences.


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