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New Jersey home explodes after gas smell; injuries unclear

Firefighters have four hoses on the structure at 16 Goshen St., which is near Main Street. One man says he saw the people who live in one of the homes departing their residence before the explosion. Residents were told to evacuate after the gas smell was detected and many stood on the street while firefighters surveyed the area before the home exploded.

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Indian paranoia at its peak: Empty Pakistani boat 'arrested' from river Ravi

Bn BSF apprehended the Pakistani boy. "A search operation was carried out by the police near Shikar Machhian (in Dera Baba Nanak) village here", Batala SSP Daljinder Singh Dhillon said today. "He inadvertently crossed International Boundary and entered inside Indian territory". The Pathankot attack was preceded by a terror attack by Pakistani terrorists in Dinanagar town of Gurdaspur district on July 27 past year.

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1 killed, 2 wounded in bomb attack in southeast Turkey

Two soldiers have been martyred and another wounded in a terrorist PKK attack in Turkey's southeastern Hakkari province early Monday, security sources said, according to Anadolu Agency. Turkish jets also conducted an air operation in northern Iraq, destroying a PKK shelter, the statement added. Since the end of the ceasefire in July previous year, the terrorist organization has killed hundreds of people, including security personnel and civilians, not only in southern Turkey but also ...

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Donald Trump Fights Back After Leaked Tax Records

Trump said at the veterans event - hosted by Retired American Warriors, a political action group - that mental health and suicide prevention are the issues that veterans want to discuss with him most often and that, as president, he would provide more funding for mental health initiatives and work to reduce wait times for veterans seeking medical help.

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Russian Federation says Damascus embassy shelled by rebel groups

The decision comes five days after Secretary of State John Kerry threatened to pause talks with Russian Federation meant to restore a ceasefire agreement. It cited USA sanctions on Moscow over its annexation of the Crimea region of Ukraine and NATO's deployment of forces near Russian borders. Earnest said Russian Federation had lost credibility by "making a series of commitments without any indication they were committed to following them", accusing Russian Federation and its Syrian regime ...

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GOP VP Candidate Mike Pence Rallies Virginians Ahead of VP Debate

This would mean you might want to empty your bladders way before the vice presidential debate kicks off, grab some chips and a beer, and pull out your favorite sofa or chair. USA Today reported one of the reasons Longwood got the honor was because it promised to incorporate a debate-centered curriculum this semester.

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UN vows to push for political solution in Syria

Department of State, said in a press release . Russia's foreign ministry said it regretted the United States decision, saying Washington was trying to shift responsibility for the failure onto Moscow. The US-Russia spat, which included accusations against Moscow of war crimes for its bombing raids, culminated with the US suspending its Syria cooperation with Moscow on Monday.

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US suspends efforts to work with Russia on Syria cease-fire

Russian Federation had taken steps in recent days to sustain that deal, Zakharova said . Instead, both Syria and Russian Federation stepped up their bombing attacks in Aleppo and elsewhere in the country within days of the September 12 beginning of a cease-fire, including the destruction of an aid convoy.

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Turkey-backed Syrian rebels killed in fighting with IS

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the suicide bomber was a young boy, no more than 14 years old. Suicide attacks in government-held areas are not uncommon, but such blasts in the city of Hama have been rare. At least 30 people were murdered and more than 90 were injured last night (Monday) in a terror attack that occurred during a Kurdish weeding in the city of Hasaka.

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Pound falls against Singdollar after British PM sets Brexit deadline

Saying she did not want to give away her stance, May offered little insight into the question of where she would set the gauge in the struggle to balance controlling migration with winning tariff-free access to the EU's single market. She also insisted there was "no single measure" capable of reducing immigration to "sustainable" levels. While the Prime Minister had long hinted that she would start the Brexit process early next year, many observers had speculated that she would hold off ...

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Huge hurricane to brush Haiti

The risky Category 4 storm made landfall around dawn on Haiti's southern peninsula, where many people live along the coast in shacks of wood or simple concrete blocks that are ill-suited to the force of the system's maximum sustained winds of 145 miles per hour (230 kph).

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Kerry says US not abandoning peace efforts in Syria

Meanwhile, Russia has suspended cooperation with the United States on plutonium disposal. The Russian Foreign Ministry said the USA has "done all it could to destroy the atmosphere encouraging co-operation". "Bombs are raining from Syria-led coalition planes and the whole of east Aleppo has become a giant kill box", MSF director of operations Xisco Villalonga said in a statement on Friday.

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Kate Middleton Takes in Canada's Haida Culture in Cowboy Boots

For today, amid the breathtaking scenery of Haida Gwaii, Prince William and Kate helped paddle a 25ft Indian canoe. While the centre is located at the B.C. The royals arrived in Canada last Saturday. "We have loved our time in British Columbia and Yukon and will never forget the handsome places we have seen and the many people who have been kind enough to come to welcome us in person".

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Official says failure in Syria may leave Russia in quagmire

He said Russian Federation would "continue the operation of its air force in support of the anti-terrorist activity of Syria's armed forces". Syrian civilians and rescuers gather at site of government forces air strikes in the rebel held neighbourhood of Al-Shaar in Aleppo.

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Four More Towns Added in Telangana New Districts List

According to an officials release, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao held a review meeting with Power Minister Jagadish Reddy and other senior officials of Energy Department. He said Kothagudem district would be named Bhadadri Kothagudem, though Vikarabad and Mahbubabad districts would retain their names. He feels smaller districts make it easy for the government to ensure better implementation of welfare schemes.

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Suspect Confesses in Washington Mall Shooting that Killed Five

Cetin apparently had a "falling out" with his father before the shooting, the arrest warrant declaration in the case shows . Skagit County arrested Arcan Cetin on Saturday as a person of interest in connection with the 5 shooting deaths at the Macy's department store in the Cascade Mall.

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New Apple Watch Lacks Killer Apps, No Threat to Fitbit: Analyst (AAPL)

Ming-Chi Kuo's belief is in line with pre-order data from Slice Intelligence, which showed that about one-third of Apple Watch Series 2 pre-orders came from the owners of first-gen Apple Watch. The company's revenue was down 14.6% on a year-over-year basis. Everybody is expecting Apple to redefine what smartphones should be with the upcoming iPhone 8.

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New details of shooting of Keith Scott

It offers no clarification on whether he had a weapon, or if his arms were raised or what he was doing when the shots were fired. As Rakeyia Scott records, police are heard yelling "Drop the gun!" As the encounter escalates, she repeatedly tells police, "You better not shoot him".

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Colombia, FARC fight to rescue peace deal rejected by voters

The no campaign, led by former president Álvaro Uribe has said the plebiscite results give the government a mandate to renegotiate the accord with the FARC. The sides signed a peace deal in late September. "From our part, there are willingness and determination to make it happen", he said. The accord however offered partial immunity for rebels, prosecuting those accused of murders or human rights abuses, while guerillas would disarm and return to civilian life - a process that has ...

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Pakistan, India try to defuse tensions after fire exchanges

The exchanges take place hours after unknown militants attacked an Indian army camp In Baramullah town of Indian held Kashmir which reportedly resulted in the death of one Border Security force (BSF) soldier with others left injured. Trudeau, however, refused to respond to questions on India's surgical strike across the Line of Control in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir last week. "Pakistani troops mounted a fitting response to Indian firing in Baghsar, Broh and Khanjar areas in Bhimber sector".

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Erdogan says European Union doesn't keep its word

Although the issue of refugees was brought up at the recent session of the U.N. General Assembly in NY, nobody properly embraces them, he said, while vowing that Turkey will continue to fulfill its humanitarian duties "regardless of whether the European Union keeps its promise or not".

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Hungarians reject migrant quotas in referendum

The right-wing government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban has fiercely opposed the European Union plan, which seeks to share 160,000 asylum seekers around the 28-member bloc via mandatory quotas . "The EU will see that while there is a majority against the quota, it's not the most important issue for Hungarians". "The question is phrased in such a way that it practically invites only one answer", said one voter at a polling station in Budapest.

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University of Missouri fraternity temporarily suspended for hazing

Officer Latisha Stroer from the Columbia Police Department said the subject's condition is unknown at this time. The University of Missouri issued a temporary suspension of a fraternity at the Columbia campus Monday. The national organization is investigating the allegations, Jesse Lyons, assistant executive director for advancement, wrote in an email. Suspension by Mizzou means the fraternity can not participate in homecoming events later this month.

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Man 'with mental illness' dies after he was Tasered twice by police

In the 911 recording released late Friday, a male caller told the dispatcher that his brother Reginald was high and holding a knife under his armpit, but had not threatened those in the apartment with it. "He's the one who called them", she told KPCC. Protesters gathered on 30 September 2016, after a black man who was reportedly mentally ill died during an interaction with police in Pasadena, California.

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Clinton says Trump represents 'rigged system'

The former secretary of state gave a thumbs up and said she was thrilled about the endorsement as she boarded a plane in NY headed to the Buckeye State. I believe Barack started it and I believe Hillary is going to continue it. "No one achieves greatness alone". The focus on at-risk children and "rebuilding our communities", James wrote, is part of arriving at a solution to "the violence, of every kind, the African-American community is experiencing in our streets and seeing on our TVs".

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Colombia, FARC fight to rescue peace deal

Instead of winning by an nearly two-to-one margin on Monday as pre-election polls had predicted, those favoring the accord with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia lost by a razor-thin margin, 49.8 per cent to 50.2 per cent for those against the deal.

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Police arrest man in Charlotte protester Justin Carr's death

Scott hold a gun up", police put on marked vests to identify themselves as officers, police added. And to her husband: "Don't you do it.Come on out of the auto". On Oct. 1, however, a new law regarding police videos takes effect. " If you have already seen something on the internet or wherever, it can cloud your memory, it can alter what you think you saw ", Roberts said .

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United Nations council weighs measure to impose Syria ceasefire

United Nations envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said he "deeply regrets" the USA announcement but vowed "to push energetically for a political solution" to end the war. Russian Federation intervened on behalf of its close ally Syria a year ago, joining Assad's bombardment of both anti-Assad rebel groups and militant groups such as the Islamic State and Fatah al-Sham Front, an al-Qaida spinoff formerly known as the Nusra Front.

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Pak, India NSAs agree to reduce tension along LoC: Aziz

Tensions between the two countries have been rising since the Indian government accused Pakistan-based militants of launching an assault on an army base in Kashmir earlier this month that killed 18 soldiers. Sunday's attack came three days after the Indian army said it had carried out a "surgical strike" in the region and destroyed "terrorist launching pads" used by the militants with support from Pakistan.

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Vice Presidential Debate to be Televised

She also worked for CNN for many years in Washington, D.C., her official bio says . Quijano joined CBS News in 2010. NPR's politics team will be live-annotating the debate. Just like the presidential debates, the moderator is responsible for choosing the questions that are posed. The advocacy and professional group said it will "continue to advocate and speak for our communities our journalists cover across the country and the unique and crucial perspective we bring to the debates and ...

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Syrian forces tighten siege of rebel-held areas in Aleppo

BEIRUT ― Warplanes launched some of the heaviest air strikes yet on rebel-held areas of Aleppo on Friday after the Russian-backed Syrian army declared an offensive to fully capture Syria's biggest city, killing off any hope of reviving a ceasefire.

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Gov. Pence To Face Tim Kaine Tuesday In First & Only VP Debate

As current and former governors, Pence and Kaine - of IN and Virginia, respectively - have plenty of experience of now screwing up, but they will be closely scrutinised for their defence of their running mates and how they explain differences and disagreements.

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United States suspends efforts to work with Russian Federation on Syria cease-fire

The ceasefire deal was later shattered by numerous violations, which resulted in intensified fighting between the Syrian government and militants in Aleppo. The Joint Implementation Center was a key element of the negotiated accord and was meant to facilitate collaboration between the American and Russian militaries in targeting ISIS and al Qaeda's Syrian affiliate, the al Nusra front.

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Hurricane Matthew, now 'dangerous' Category 4 storm, heads for Jamaica, Haiti

As Hurricane Matthew's tracks bring it closer to South Florida, both state and local officials are starting to prepare - just in case. The SCEMD made the announcement Monday morning. Some were reluctant to leave, civil defense chief Marie Alta Jean-Baptiste said. The hurricane could cause further devastation for Haiti as much of the country's infrastructure remains weak after the 2010 natural disaster that killed more than 200,000 people.

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India, Pakistan military communication vital to reduce tensions

Violating the ceasefire again, Pakistani troops on Saturday targeted Indian posts and civilian areas with mortar bombs and heavy machine guns along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Akhnoor tehsil. Two of its soldiers were killed in Thursday's attack. No casualty or damage to property has been reported on the Indian side. BAGSAR, Pakistan (AP) - Life seems quite normal in the villages along the Pakistani side of Kashmir.


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