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Videos showing police shooting of black man released

The videos were released after three nights of unruly and, at times , violent protests in El Cajon, and on the eve of a large demonstration organized by clergy and supporters of Olango's family, who had pressured authorities to show the footage of the fatal encounter.

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Charlotte police release video of deadly shooting of Keith Lamont Scott

One of the released videos from a police dashboard camera shows Scott exiting his auto and backing away from it, hands at side. The dashcam footage starts with two officers pointing their guns at Scott, who is inside the SUV with the doors closed and windows rolled up.

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Hurricane Matthew upgrades to Category 2

An Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter plane flew into the storm and found maximum sustained winds of 75 miles per hour, according to the National Hurricane Center in Miami. It said the hurricane will continue to intensify gradually. Aruba has discontinued its tropical storm watch. Forecasters said predicting the storm's strength has been complicated by wind shear, which overnight failed to muffle it.

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USA military confirms IS used chemical rocket to attack troops

The highest-ranking military officer in the USA confirmed that the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) used a potentially deadly "sulfur-mustard blister agent" to target a base in northern Iraq that houses American troops. The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is suspected of firing a crudely-made chemical weapon at a base where hundreds of US troops were operating. The Islamic State has already carried out several chemical attacks in Syria, which borders Nineveh province.

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Scientists against Trump's advocacy of withdrawing from climate deal

He has personally pushed to win the necessary commitments from 55 countries. As part of the climate change agreement, countries agreed to cut emissions enough to keep the global average rise in temperatures below 2C. Australia signed the agreement in April, and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is also expressing optimism that the deal is closer to reality. To take effect, the agreement must be ratified by sufficient countries to cover at least 55 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions.

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Buhari signs Paris Agreement on Climate Change

The Paris Agreement committed the world to trying to limit climate change to 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels as possible. But the 30 countries will only bring the emissions total to 47 percent. President Barack Obama leave office. Australia signed the agreement in April, and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is also expressing optimism that the deal is closer to reality.

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The Hague rebukes Russian ambassador over MH17 remarks

Previous year the Dutch Safety Board found that a Buk missile hit the plane but did not say where it was sacked from. A Malaysian airliner shot down in eastern Ukraine was hit by a missile launched from an area controlled by Russia-backed rebels and the delivery system then retreated back into Russian territory, investigators said on Wednesday .

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Modi Warns Pakistan, Says Uri Attack Will Not Be Forgotten

In his inaugural address at the party's National Council, Shah echoed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's view that those responsible for the terror strike will surely be punished, adding the country is committed to giving a strong reply to Pakistan-sponsored terrorism.

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Lady Gaga to Headline 2017 Super Bowl Halftime Show

This picture of Lady Gaga comes from her new solo album Joanna which is set to be released next month. The rumors were true. Lady Gaga has confirmed speculation she will perform at the Super Bowl as true. Do you think Lady Gaga is going to be the best Super Bowl Halftime performer so far? Yoü And I , on the other hand, would be a great showcase of her raw talent without slowing down the pace of her show .

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Deutsche Bank nears $5.4 billion settlement over mortgage bonds

Britain's top share index dropped on Friday, taking the shine off a strong quarter, as miners fell and financials stocks eased on uncertainty over Deutsche Bank's financial health and as a spate of broker downgrades hit outsourcer Capita.

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Peres's corneas donated to Israel Transplant Center

The office of the Palestinian Authority President contacted an Israeli official today in order to request permission to attend Shimon Peres' funeral tomorrow along with four other senior level Palestinian officials . The memorial service for Peres is expected to be the largest such gathering in Israel since the funeral for Rabin, who was assassinated by a Jewish nationalist in 1995.

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Nawaz Sharif rakes up Kashmir at United Nations, alleges brutalities

China has always supported Pakistan and has blocked India's move to ban terror outfit Jaish-e Mohammad's chief and the mastermind of the Pathankot terror attack, Masood Azhar. Don't think anyone will have sympathies with Pakistan PM after that performance (UNGA speech). In Muzaffarabad in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir, a Pakistani colonel said there was no firing along the border.

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Hillary Clinton attacks Trump over beauty queen tweets at Coral Springs rally

Clinton called Machado early Friday afternoon as the Democratic nominee was driving from an event in Fort Pierce, Florida, to the airport, according to Clinton spokesman Nick Merrill. Machado also posted a lengthy response to Trump's tweets on her Instagram account next to a picture of her wrapped in the US flag. Clinton asked to cheers.

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Pakistan's United Nations representative tells Ban India's surgical strikes claim "false"

Indian officials said troops had killed militants numbering in the double digits and that its soldiers had returned safely to base before dawn. Meanwhile, South Korea has supported India's stance against terrorism emanating from Pakistan as Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan apprised its President Park Geun Hye about the surgical strike carried out by the Indian Army at the terror camps across the LoC.

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Rosberg leads 1st practice after pit lane fire in Malaysia

His best lap time of 1 minute, 34.944 seconds was nearly a quarter of a second better than that of Rosberg as temperatures on the resurfaced track climbed past 58 degrees (136 F). Raikkonen was less happy in the auto in the afternoon. "It was not a very smooth day", said the Finn. "Our pace wasn't too bad from what I was told.

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Vancouver man launches campaign against Donald Trump

And, yes, I did. "I said , 'You know what?" That is why she didn't get into Trump's positions on trade or the Trans Pacific Partnership, supported by President Obama and opposed by Clinton , which is seen as a boon in Charlotte, the country's biggest banking city outside NY.

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Thousands evacuated within six miles of de facto border with Pakistan

The Indian military's response was carefully and secretly planned. Indian Army sources had said yesterday that "one soldier from 37 RR with weapon has inadvertently crossed over to the other side of the Line of Control". New Delhi regularly accuses Islamabad of covertly providing logistical support to infiltrators and armed rebel movements in Indian Kashmir. Pakistan has always been accused of housing and supporting militant groups that target India - including members of ...

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52 year conflict over: peace deal signed in Colombia

Rebel leader Timoleon Jimenez, also known as Timochenko, apologized to "all the victims of the conflict" and was greeted by cheers and applause. "No one should doubt that we will conduct politics without arms", said Timochenko, who asked for forgiveness from FARC victims.

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Pakistan can't take India's policy of restraint granted for long

Unilateral revocation of IWT can pose a threat to Pakistan and its economy. "Blood and water can not flow simultaneously", Indian PM Modi told a meeting to review the Indus Waters Treaty . India on Monday began a campaign to isolate Pakistan at the United Nations and Modi told officials India should exploit more of the water from three rivers that flow into its neighbor, potentially cutting water levels downstream.

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Racing against time, BCCI adjourns SGM on Lodha reforms

Maane toh maare, na maane toh maare. They have set two deadlines for the BCCI - September 30 to make constitutional changes and December 15 for the Board to form a nine-member Apex committee, which replaces the working committee. However, the petition has been lying "in defect" because the court raised technical objections to the petition and asked the BCCI to fix them. The meeting was chaired by VCA president Prakash Dixit who has taken up the only agenda of the SGM for discussion.

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Hillary Clinton Just Closed Her Alicia Machado Trap And Crushed Donald Trump

Clinton said Trump, the former owner of the Miss Universe pageants, had called Machado "Miss Piggy" and also "Miss Housekeeping" because she was a Latina. No charges were filed against her, and earlier this week, she called those reports "speculation". Machado, now a United States citizen, dismissed the fresh attacks with a message on Instagram , calling them "cheap lies" from a man intent on defaming her.

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Bilic: Southampton deserved to win

The Hammers have lost their last three games at their plush new home of the London Stadium. "He's a striker with confidence, which is always interesting". Despite the impressive work rate of Simone Zaza up front, West Ham struggled to create any clear openings in the first half, looking most risky from Dimitri Payet's set pieces.

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Celtic would be a top-six club in England, claims Rodgers

Moussa Dembele gave Celtic a surprising lead just two minutes into the game, but City levelled just eight minutes later through Fernandinho. But Rogic was superb in the first half and set up Celtic's second goal to left-back Kieran Tierney.

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Nuclear threat not acceptable, United States tells Pakistan

Tensions mounted as members of Indian extremist group Maharastra Navnirman Sena demanded that Pakistani actors and artists now working in India return back to Pakistan within a 48-hour deadline. Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, facing worldwide calls for restraint, told a cabinet meeting that Pakistan's commitment to peace "must not be construed as weakness".

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US, China pledge strengthened coordination against North Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un however continues to defy worldwide sanctions by continuing to conduct nuclear and ballistic missiles tests. A spokesman for South Korea's military, Jeon Ha-gyu, said it was likely to have been a test for a new engine that can be used for a long-range missile.

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Royals warm up the North with a day in the Yukon

The telegraph machine operated by Bell, a former commissioner of Yukon, was wired up to a micro control unit which converted the electrical signal into letters and was connected to a PC. William was keen to learn more about the native language and asked Mr Parkhill "Is it hard to study?" Kate added: "It's great to share other languages".

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Russia: US statement on Syria is supporting terrorism

Russian Federation denied the allegations, and accused Washington of pursuing self-interest in its tactics and of supporting armed opposition groups in Syria that Moscow, allied to President Bashar Al Assad, considers terrorist groups. The committee's Republican chairman, Bob Corker of Tennessee, assailed President Barack Obama and his administration for refusing to take the necessary steps to get humanitarian aid into Syria and to deter Assad's military forces from targeting civilians.

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Lions' WR Marvin Jones practices, along with TE Eric Ebron

Levy, who suffered a quad injury, has not practiced or played in a game since playing every defensive snap in Week 1 against the Colts. And while Ansah proved to be one of the NFL's best pass rushers last year, his ankle injury has forced the Lions to make do without any real edge presence this year.

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Hurricane Matthew strengthens into major hurricane

People in the Dutch Caribbean islands reinforced their homes and stocked up on emergency supplies Thursday as a strengthening Hurricane Matthew took a rare turn through the southern Caribbean ahead of an expected shift to the north. The U.S. National Hurricane Center called it the strongest Atlantic hurricane since Felix in 2007, and said Matthew will be approaching Jamaica late Sunday night.

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Colombia and FARC Marxist rebels sign accord ending 52-year war

Peter Claver church in the coastal city of Cartagena , where the peace accord is being signed later Monday. That will open the door for Colombia to receive $600 million in European Union aid for post-conflict refunding. 26. The list details the "persons, groups and entities involved in terrorist acts and subject to restrictive measures". He and other FARC commanders led a gathering of rebel forces last week in a remote part of eastern Colombia under guerrilla control, but he has ...

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Five Fantasy Football Sleepers For Week Four

The Broncos now face the Buccaneers, which presents Siemian with plenty of upside for another good week. He's averaging 10.9 yards per catch and he's scored touchdowns two weeks in a row. Guys to sit this week: Seattle's Christine Michael against the Jets , any Minnesota RBs against the Giants. I was surprised to see Michael soar against the 49ers last week - he's usually so reliable about being disappointing - but this week offers a much tougher test.

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Trump claims he was 'holding back' in debate with Clinton

Clinton's past indiscretions. "It's fantastic when you hear her talk about sexism and these various claims, which are ridiculous, aside from obviously Bill, her husband, being maybe the worst that's ever lived", the younger Trump said . Trump and Clinton meet again on the debate stage in 10 days, this time in St. Louis. Clinton, speaking to reporters on her campaign plane, said: "Anyone who complains about the microphone is not having a good night".

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Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K's Akhnoor district, resorts to heavy mortar shelling

In September alone, six violations were recorded, along with the Uri attack, which has claimed 20 soldiers' lives so far. On September 2, Pakistan troops had violated the ceasefire by firing on forward Army posts along the LoC in Akhnoor sector.

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Obama vetoes Sept. 11 lawsuit bill

Carter said during testimony Thursday before the Senate Armed Services Committee that it could be a problem if another country was "to behave reciprocally towards the United States". Families of the victims spent years lobbying lawmakers for the right to sue the kingdom in USA court for any role elements of Saudi Arabia's government may have had in the attacks.

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U.S. law passed to allow 9/11 families sue Saudi Arabia

President Obama was right to reject the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act , which would allow USA citizens to sue foreign nations for abetting terrorist acts, even if they are not included on the State Department's official list of sponsor states.


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