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Pakistan army arrests 7 militants involved in terror attacks

The meeting headed by army chief General Raheel Sharif reviewed the security at the border with Afghanistan. Steps being taken for border management by armed forces were discussed in the meeting, Lt General Bajwa said. About the security situation along the border with India, Bajwa said the army is closely monitoring all developments. Major breakthroughs in this regard have been made as a result of IBOs, the DG ISPR revealed.

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Redskins win wild one against Giants for first victory of season

Sponsored content: Take our data storage survey and we'll donate to the Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund. The Washington Redskins (0-2) are coming from a 27-23 loss to the Dallas Cowboys in Week 2. It was the Giants' first loss of the year and the Redskins' first win. Redskins defensive back Quinton Dunbar broke on the ball and made a one-handed interception as he fell back into the end zone.

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Documents: Mall shooting suspect confessed

Police also say Cetin confessed to the shooting shortly after his arrest. He is charged with five counts of attempted murder . Police sought to search Cetin's home and vehicle over the weekend, hoping they will yield additional clues as to why the shootings occurred.

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FOCUS GROUPS: Hillary Clinton was the clear winner of first presidential debate

But Trump accused her of "purposely" exempting her correspondence from federal record retention rules. "Thousands of jobs are leaving MI and OH". Clinton brings up his previous comments towards women, calling them pigs and saying that pregnancy is a burden on employers.

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Palmer accorded statesman-like status as tributes flow

Even after his prime days were over there was Arnold Palmer firing the ceremonial first tee shot, of the tournament along with friends Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player, Palmer loving the moment. "These first hours have been challenging but we are comforted knowing that he was loved by so many and so deeply. We would not be who we are on and off the course if it were not for him".

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India, France sign $8.9-billion Rafale deal for 36 fighter jets

India signed a formal agreement Friday to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France's Dassault for 7.9 billion euros ($8.8 billion), one of its biggest defence deals in decades. More than 10 years after India chose to purchase another line of fighter jet for the Air Force, the Indian government today inked the deal for 36 Rafale fighter planes with France.

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Suspect identified in Houston mall shooting that wounded 9

The publication said that the shooting spree was initially reported at about 6:30 a.m. near the Randall's grocery store at Weslayan and Bissonnet. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said that the gunman "appeared to be a disgruntled lawyer who took out his anger and frustration on individuals".

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Trump v. Clinton: Best one-liners from the first presidential debate

Were the minds of voters changed? Mrs Clinton said: "He has really started his political activity on this racist lie". Later, Clinton repeated the claim: "He paid zero". Again, there was no knockout punch. Just a lot of jabs that will certainly have voters anticipating the next two debates. The billionaire businessman even appeared to take an early lead, hammering Clinton on her flip-flop on the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement.

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French President to visit Calais amid migration row

Although France is a member of Europe's passport free-travel zone while Britain is not. The camp has become a symbol of his government's failure to tackle Europe's migrant crisis, and a target of criticism from conservative and far-right rivals seeking to unseat him in France's presidential election next year.

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Syria ceasefire is fragile but only hope to end conflict

He said US and Russian officials were meeting in Geneva to try to sort out aid deliveries to Aleppo and other besieged communities. Secretary of State John Kerry says the week-old truce in Syria brokered by the USA and Russian Federation is "holding but fragile" despite persistent violence and a lack of aid deliveries to besieged communities.

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Nisar urges United Nations to take notice of Modi's statements against Pakistan

He said Pakistan armed forces conducted a successful military operation destroying the hideouts and shelters of the terrorists. "Talks are in the interest of both countries". A country that has the MFN status from another country gets assurance that it would not be treated disadvantageously in matters of global trade. Here's how the two countries stack up, according to UNHDR 2015.

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Eight people shot in Baltimore, MD including 3-year-old

Authorities didn't immediately release other details of the shooting and how the injuries occurred. The eight-year-old boy was shot during an earlier shooting which also took place in Baltimore . That shooting killed one man and injured two women. Davis said that in addition to the girl, one of the victims was a woman and the rest men ranging in ages from 26 to 39.

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'Annihilation' as Aleppo pounded in military offensive

Sign up to our daily newsletter for up to date global news and features. A Syrian military source told Reuters the operation announced late on Thursday was continuing according to plan, but declined to give further details. Russia's U.N. Ambassador Vitaly Churkin blamed Syria's rebels for sabotaging the cease-fire agreement by using the lull to shore up their forces, and he accused the Western coalition of failing to separate the moderate factions it backs from "terrorist" groups ...

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India gives Pakistani envoy proof on Uri attack

India has provided information on the two guides from Muzaffarabad in Pakistan who helped the infiltrators. He also provided the details of the guides that include Faizal Hussain Awan, 20 years, resident of Potha Jahangir, Muzzaffarabad and Yasin Khurshid, 19 years, from Khiliana Kalan, Muzzaffarabad.

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Disgruntled Houston Lawyer Garbed in Nazi Uniform Shoots Six at Mall

Local KTRK said it managed to speak to the man's father who also said that he unsuccessfully tried to contact his son on Monday. Police say the extent of the injuries and the exact number of victims is unknown. He also said DeSai drove a black Porsche, the same type of vehicle police were examining in the shopping centre parking lot. Several cars with bullet holes and shattered windows were at a nearby strip mall parking lot.

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Austrian customs officials find human intestines in luggage

The finance ministry, which oversees customs, confirmed the odd discovery. Customs officers at an Austrian airport were taken aback to find human entrails in the bag of a Moroccan traveller, who said they belonged to her dead husband, local media reported on Sunday.

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Marlins get leadoff homer in first game after Jose Fernandez's death

After Fernandez's death, the Marlins cancelled their game against the Braves in Atlanta. Local news reports said the Marlins made a decision to wear the jersey of their 24-year old pitching ace, who died in a boating accident Sunday, when the team plays the New York Mets - a game that Fernandez had been scheduled to pitch .

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Netanyahu talks 'wall' with Trump in NYC

Clinton was also said to have expressed support for a two-state solution negotiated directly between the Israelis and Palestinians. She disavowed outside attempts to impose a resolution, including by the UN Security Council. Netanyahu vehemently opposed the deal. During the meeting, the two discussed the " special relationship " and the " unbreakable bond " between their countries, Trump's campaign said.

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Britain's royal couple continue Canada tour

The Duchess of Cambridge , while holding Princess Charlotte , squatted to talk to Prince George at the boy's eye level on the tarmac at Victoria Airport on Sunday. where they will meet students and then watch an exhibition match with UBC's nationally ranked women's volleyball team. Prince George , however, was a bit more shy.

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Eight including 3-year-old girl injured in Baltimore retaliatory shooting

The local police department received reports about shots fired in the Greenmount neighborhood in East Baltimore . Commissioner Kevin Davis called the shooting a "planned, premeditated act of retaliatory violence" when addressing the media Saturday night.

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Rights group wants settlement soccer clubs to relocate inside Israel

More than 60 members of the European Parliament (MEPs) also sent an open letter to FIFA President Gianni Infantino earlier in September , calling for the settlement clubs to be relocated or excluded from the IFA. The issue has been percolating for several years and is expected to be addressed at FIFA's next meeting, from October 13 to 14 in Switzerland. After Crimea was occupied by Russia in March 2014, Fifa and Uefa ruled that Crimean football clubs could not play in the Russian league.

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No foreign troops for Mosul offensive: Iraqi official

Register for the Ask the CIO Chat with Andy Ozment of the Homeland Security Department on October 11, at 1:30 p.m. The top USA general confirmed Thursday that a US base in norther Iraq was shelled by a chemical weapon. USA officials had said Wednesday that an oily substance found on a fragment of the rocket that landed inside the security perimeter of the base initially tested positive for mustard agent, but that a second test was negative.

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United States flies bombers over South Korea again in show of force

It was the first time for a B-1B bomber to have landed on South Korean soil. The B-1B, capable of reaching the Korean Peninsula from Guam in just two hours, is one of the US military's three major multirole, long-range bombers along with the B-52 and B-2.

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Kerry says 'bit of progress' with Lavrov on Syria

The cease-fire began September 12 and called for a seven-day reduction of violence, followed by Russian and US military coordination to fight Islamic State and the al Qaeda-linked Syria Conquest Front, two of the most extremist groups fighting in Syria.

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Britain has lot to do before triggering EU divorce - foreign minister

Her EU peers have repeatedly called on her to move quickly so as to end the uncertainty over Britain's future relations with the bloc. "I think there's a sort of false analogy between Brexit and events in American politics or anywhere else in the world", Johnson, who was until earlier this year the mayor of London , told ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos in an exclusive interview for This Week to air Sunday.

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Sushma Swaraj Speech at UN General Assembly

According to sources, Prime Minister has called a high level meeting tomorrow where he will discuss Pak-India tension including Indian Held Kashmir (IHK) issues during the meeting. The state has been on the boil since the killing of a militant leader. The logical questions every Indian would ask the Modi-government would be these: 1) To a country, which has its democratic and economic fundamentals shattered and overshadowed by the peril of terrorist elements, how much of this sermons work? ...

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United Nations should take notice of Indian PM's statements: Pakistan minister

The foreign minister said it was time to isolate Pakistan over its alleged ties with terror groups. With speculation rife over the possibility of India abrogating the Indus Water Treaty, 1960, to put pressure on Pakistan to end its state sponsorship of terrorism, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution India, Dhruva Jaishankar on Tuesday said chances of New Delhi doing away with the treaty are slim as costs for repudiating it would be significant.

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Russia: hard to say whether Algiers oil talks will yield agreement

The bright spot, if you happen to be an oil producer, is the next OPEC meeting , scheduled November 30. The U.N. estimates that more than 3 million people have been forced from their homes since IS swept across northern and western Iraq in 2014, capturing the country's second largest city, Mosul.

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China snubs Pakistan, denies backing it on Kashmir issue

Pakistan Prime Minister's Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz alleged that India always accuses Pakistan without even conducting an investigation into the matter "An independent global commission should be constituted to unearth the facts", BBC Urdu quoted Aziz as saying.

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Obama dedicates Smithsonian's 'Glorious' new African-American Museum

The museum's opening comes at a time when racial tensions in the USA are at a heightened state with the fatal police shootings of Terence Crutcher in Tulsa and Keith Scott in Charlotte. "A great nation does not hide its history", he said. "It´s not the underside of the American story", he said. The president and first lady joined Bonner and her family in ringing a bell from the historic First Baptist Church of Williamsburg , Virginia, to signal that the museum was officially open.

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Africa Lost About 111000 Elephants to Poaching in Last Decade

Responding to the Traffic report, WWF's Ginette Hemley said: "It's increasingly clear that despite unprecedented global calls to end elephant poaching, worldwide crime syndicates are still shipping vast amounts of ivory out of Africa". Some governments have the capacity to target ivory syndicates in the same way they prosecute drug kingpins, but are sometimes "more comfortable" going after low-level operatives rather than well-connected ringleaders, said Susan Lieberman of the Wildlife ...

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Why Hillary Clinton 'won' the first U.S. presidential debate against Donald Trump

When probed further, the mediator saying the IRS has said he can release his tax returns during an audit without issue, Trump says he'll release that information when Clinton releases her 33,000 deleted emails. Donald Trump: "If we had taken oil, ISIS would never have formed". Moderator Lester Holt of NBC asked Trump what he had meant by questioning whether Clinton had a "presidential look".

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Thousands evacuate Cedar Rapids as floodwaters rise

Among them is the Cedar River, which runs almost 340 miles from Minnesota through Iowa until it merges with the Iowa River and empties into the Mississippi River. During a visit to Clarksville, he watched people lay 180,000 sandbags and 4,300 linear feet of flood barriers, all of which was delivered by the Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.

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India will never bow down to terrorism: PM

The neighbours have fought two of their three wars over Kashmir. One of the suggestions is to turn off the Indus river tap that waters much of Pakistan. "So, if you add all, we are either using or planning to use water that generate power up to 11,406 MW". Under the agreement, of the six rivers that flow westward in the sub-continent, India has full rights over three - Sutlej, Beas and Ravi - while Pakistan receives the waters of the other three - Jhelum, Chenab and Indus - ...

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Debate Countdown: Unpredictable Trump Can Exploit Scripted Hillary

Plenty of American voters will have made a decision by now, to be sure. Throughout his campaign , Trump has been hammered by the media for making a number of false statements and perpetuating frequent myths and conspiracy theories. This will be the first time in history that a male and female candidate have faced off on a presidential debate stage. Chuck Todd, NBC News political director and moderator of "Meet the Press", told KSL-TV that Trump has an opportunity in the debate to gain ...


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