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U.S. twice tried to deport man killed by police in California

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Thursday in a statement to The Associated Press that Alfred Olango stopped reporting to officers in February 2015. That brought police and sheriff's deputies in riot gear closer to the protesters, some of whom threw water bottles and beer cans at them. Records Show Alfred Olango's Extensive Criminal HistoryOfficials told NBC 7's Wendy Fry that officers had no knowledge of Olango's history when they encountered him on the scene.

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NRL grand final: Sharks 14, Storm 12

It was a victory set up after a relentless opening half of football, doing to Melbourne what they did to North Queensland just nine days earlier when they strangled the reigning premiers to oblivion. Their record 15-match winning streak had long-suffering fans believing this year, but the Sharks were forced to battle through a late-season slump - winning just one of the last six games - before rallying in an unforgettable finals campaign.

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Congress leader Nirupam terms surgical strikes 'fake'

Earlier on Tuesday, Nirupam tweeted, "Every Indian wants surgical strikes against Pakistan but not a fake one to extract just political benefit by BJP. BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra also criticized Nirupam's statement and said that such immature statements help Pakistan further their propaganda. "The Congress Party should not speak the voice of Pakistan, they should speak the voice and sentiments of India", he added.

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Call out Amid Probe of Death During Arrest

During the call, a brief struggle could be heard over the phone. In the released 911 call, the caller, who is believed to be Thomas' brother, tells a police dispatcher Thomas was armed with a knife and acting strangely but had not threatened anyone.

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US Suspends Contacts With Russia Over Syria

Secretary of State John Kerry last week as Washington is growingly impatient with Moscow on the Syria issue and posed new challenges on the prospects of a political solution to the five-year-old conflict. The Fatah al-Sham Front, previously known as the Nusra Front, announced the death of Ahmed Salama Mabrouk shortly after the Pentagon said the USA had targeted a prominent member of the group in Syria.

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Pak accuses Modi of well thought out vilification campaign

The rally, held on the first day the BJP's National Council meeting, was expected to contain a strong message to Pakistan, and address the outrage both in the country and Sangh cadre as well, but Mr Modi's speech went much beyond a garden variety assurance of action.

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Syrian army launches offensive on rebel-held Aleppo

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry reported "little progress" in getting a truce after talks in NY with Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov . Mr Kerry met Mr Lavrov again on Friday and said there had been "a little bit of progress" on resolving differences.

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State Department: US suspends talks with Russian Federation on Syria cease-fire

It has become the focus of intense fighting in the five-year civil war, because while President Bashar al-Assad's forces control the city's western portion, rebels still hold much of the city's eastern side. Washington, along with Europe, imposed sanctions on Russian Federation after it annexed Ukraine's Crimea region in 2014 and backed pro-Moscow rebels in eastern Ukraine.

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Kashmir: Terrorists attack police station in Kulgam

Militants fired at police station Yaripora in Kulgam at 7:45 pm, a police official said in Srinagar . The attack on the police station came two days after terrorists attempted to strike Army-BSF camp in Baramulla on Sunday. All security agencies have been put on alert and intelligence services are keeping tight vigil on suspicious activities across Line of Control. Another instance of ceasefire violation has been reported from Jammu and Kashmir's Akhnoor sector.

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Desert residents remember Israeli leader Shimon Peres

Peres served two terms as Israeli prime minister and was also the country's president. Obama also announced he would lead a delegation to Peres' funeral in Jerusalem on Friday. The president "will lead the U.S. delegation to Jerusalem to participate in the funeral", the White House said. Mukherjee said: "We, in India, remember Mr.

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Thailand confirms first microcephaly cases linked to Zika

The most serious birth defect that has been linked to Zika is microcephaly , which causes babies to be born with abnormally small heads and badly damaged brains. The CDC says it's not clear how big the risk actually is. Mosquitoes are already a big concern in Thailand because they also transmit malaria and dengue fever.

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What The Pope Really Thinks About Transgender People

Jesus' response "is surprising", because he turns the question back on them and says "if you had faith..." "We must be attentive, not saying all are the same", he continued . This is what Jesus would do today! " Pope Francis sets up a false dichotomy in pitting people's basic human right to be who they are against marriage", said Marianne Duddy-Burke, executive director of DignityUSA, a group for LGBT Catholics.

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Stampede At Ethiopian Protest Leaves Dozens Dead

Ethiopia's Oromia region has in the recent past witnessed demonstrations which demand freedoms of expression and inclusion in the political runnings of the government. "Fifty-two dead is a lie", said one of the diggers, Dagafa Dame. Thousands of people had gathered at a sacred lake in Bishoftu to take part in the Irreecha ceremony, in which the Oromo community marks the end of the rainy season.

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RUMOURS: Giggs snubbed for Swansea manager role

The Telegraph reports Swansea will pull the trigger on the Italian in what will be the first Premier League casualty of the season. An American consortium led by Stephen Kaplan and Jason Levien took over the Welsh club in July, inheriting Guidolin as manager.

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ACT Labor dismisses attack on renewables after South Australia blackout

Power has been restored to 90 percent of the state and the Premier says 75,000 households are still without power. "It could happen, but only after a catastrophic natural disaster with cyclonic winds which is what we saw in South Australia", he said.

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Indian, Pakistan Troops Trade Fire Along LOC in Kashmir

Responding to a query on doubts raised by Pakistan over the operation alleging that India has not released the footage of the operation, the Home Minister said, "Just wait and watch". India and Pakistan each control parts of Kashmir, and have heavily militarized the LOC separating the two. The officer said the Indian Army retaliated and fired at Pakistani posts.

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Superhero funeral set for boy shot at SC elementary school

Jacob died on Saturday after " fighting for his life ", according to the fire chief. The mother of Hall, Renae, said in a statement, "I don't want suits and ties and all that". The funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m., also at Oakdale Baptist Church. "You are dead to me by God you are my angel and now as I lay here and Watch the Life leave your body it reminds me of how honored I was to have you in my life", she wrote in her post.

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India Will Make Pakistan Bite The Dust Again: Anurag Thakur to Miandad

Answering a question, Elizabeth Trudeau said that our position on Kashmir has not changed and added that the USA is having conversations with both Pakistan and India on the importance of reducing the tensions in the region. More than 80 civilians have been killed, mostly in clashes with forces during protests against Indian rule, in the worst violence in the region since 2010.

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US Halts Cooperation with Russian Federation on Syrian War

About 275,000 civilians remain trapped in the besieged parts of Aleppo, including 100,000 children. "This is not a decision that was taken lightly", State Department spokesman John Kirby said, announcing an end to plans to set up a joint US-Russian military cell to target Takfiri insurgents.

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USA halts Syria talks --> US halts Syria talks

The State Department on Monday announced that it was following through on a threat to cut off talks on Syria with Russia following a marked increase in Russian and Syrian bombing of the city of Aleppo. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova, talking to local news agencies, blamed the USA for the crisis and accused them of trying to shift the blame onto Moscow.

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Forecast: Hurricane Matthew could bring high winds to area

Although his mother's street is elevated, he said , but he's not sure if that will matter if Hurricane Matthew delivers the rainfall expected. Eye of cat 4 hurricane #Matthew nearing the southwest peninsula of Haiti. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, where authorities evacuated about 700 spouses and children of service members on military transport planes to Florida.

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The seven-year-old tweeting the onslaught on Aleppo

The Syrian government launched a new offensive against Aleppo at the end of September but the youngster appears undaunted. Bana wants to become a teacher like her mother, but is anxious she will not live long enough to see it happen. But she's buried in her book in an attempt to ignore a war that is raining down bombs all around her and has already claimed the lives of her friends.

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EpiPen CEO discusses price hike

Committee member Blake Farenthold, a Texas Republican, is a member of Congress's Republican Study Committee, a conservative policy group - and took Bresch to task as well. "We never intended this we listened and focused on this issue". "You sit on your duffs while healthcare & drug prices are spiraling out of control with consumers continuing to feeding corporate profits while they have to choose dying rather than go bankrupt!" Mr Chaffetz asked her.

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Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by four points in latest national poll

Campaigning at a Toledo train station, Clinton castigated Trump as a cold-hearted and bungling businessman who "represents the same rigged system that he claims he's going to change". Clinton's campaign has spent more than $17 million on television and radio advertising in OH during the general election - almost 6 times more than Trump, according to data from Kantar Media's political ad tracker.

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Protests in California Over Police's Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Black Man

Several hundred people gathered peacefully at a park in downtown El Cajon to hear speeches by religious leaders and then marched through the streets to police headquarters, where Olango's family members were expected to join them. 30, 2016, in El Cajon, Cal. We call on El Cajon Police Department to release all remaining footage and all recordings of communications, including 911 calls and communications between responding officers and dispatch, leading up to the killing of Mr.

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Can offensive names be trademarked? Supreme Court will hear case

The Redskins had tried to intervene in Tam's case, but the court did not mention the team when it granted review. But a Supreme Court decision in Lee V. In any event, the band said, it did not mean to disparage anyone. His case will be heard later in a court term that starts next week. Public pressure, not the government, should persuade Washington's National Football League team to change its name and mascot.

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Flooding hits Jamaica and Haiti as Hurricane Matthew approaches

Matthew made landfall as a Category 4 storm. After passing Jamaica and Haiti, Matthew is expected to reach Cuba, potentially striking near the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, where authorities were evacuating non-essential personnel, including about 700 family members of those serving there.

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India not serious to resolve 'historical disputes': Pak Army chief

Both countries have reached out to World Bank regarding Indus Waters Treaty. On 19 August, Pakistan had formally requested India for settlement of outstanding disputes pertaining to India's construction of Kishenganga and Ratle hydroelectric plants on rivers Neelum and Chenab respectively, by referring the matters to the Court of Arbitration as provided in Article IX of the Treaty.

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Hurricane Matthew tracking closer to southeast USA coast

Scott stressed the need for people across the state to be prepared in the event that Hurricane Matthew changes its course. After passing Jamaica and Haiti, Matthew was projected to reach Cuba. Jamaica: The worldwide airport in Kingston was closed and the area ordered evacuated, however many residents were staying to protect their homes. Four years ago, Hurricane Sandy ripped through the city, downing trees, power lines and killing 11 people in the area.

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Russian air raids hit Syrians amid U.S. warnings

Kerry on September 9 announced that the US and Russian Federation had reached a cease-fire agreement that could lead to joint military coordination between the two nations against terror groups like ISIS if the cease-fire held for seven days.

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[Ticker] EU refutes Erdogan criticism on migrant deal

Last week, the bloc launched a programme to issue monthly electronic cash grants to benefit a million refugees in Turkey, also as part of the 3 billion euro deal. The agreement reached in March between Turkey and the European Union has significantly reduced the flow of illegal migrants entering the European Union from Turkey.

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Red Sox to limit David Price in Sunday's game vs. Blue Jays

As Comcast SportsNet's Sean McAdam said, "Ortiz has such a ridiculously high standard that the shock happens when he doesn't come through, rather than when he does". During the game, the cards revealed the message: "Thanks, Papi". "More than what I expect", he said. All three cases say a lot about the inexact science of baseball scouting and the effect a significant adjustment, a coach, or a chance for regular playing time can have on a players career.

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Putin suspends nuclear pact, raising stakes in row with Washington

The US announced Monday it is "suspending its participation in bilateral channels with Russia" that had come about as part of the short-lived cessation of hostilities in Syria. The latter move, scuttling a deal the two countries signed in 2000 to dispose of their stocks of weapons-grade plutonium, was largely symbolic. Josh Earnest, the White House press secretary, said the administration was disappointed by the Russian decision since "both leaders in Russia and the United States have made ...

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CBA boss defends credit card rates

Mr Narev was grilled on credit card rates when he fronted the House of Representatives economics committee on Tuesday. "We don't disclose the returns on equity by individual products", he said in response to questioning from Labor MP Pat Conroy .

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US Suspends Talks with Russian Federation on Syria Ceasefire

It has become the focus of intense fighting in the five-year civil war, because while President Bashar al-Assad's forces control the city's western portion, rebels still hold much of the city's eastern side. The U.S. blamed Russia for that attack, and the Russians later suggested it could have been carried out by a U.S. drone, a claim the U.S. military strongly denied.


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