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Global Media Killed in Airstrike on Syrian Mosque, Rights Office Reports
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The U.S. military said it carried out an attack on a building where al-Qaida militants were meeting in Syria, not on a mosque next door where activists say 46 civilians were killed in a bombing. . "We are going to look into any allegations of civilian casualties in relation to this strike", said Colonel John J. Thomas, a spokesman for US Central Command.

Global Media Peru braces for more heavy rains
Author: 0 Peru braces for more heavy rains

A man plays in a flooded street using an inner tube in Lima, Peru. Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski said on Friday that the rains, which followed a period of severe drought, were a "serious climatic problem". "There's a person there!" an onlooker can be heard on video crying out in Spanish, as the camera zooms in on Díaz. 750 districts have already declared a state of emergency.

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Author: 0 UK's May Says Now Is "Not The Time" For Scottish Independence Vote

Officially, the Tories argue it would be "unfair" for the Scottish people to "vote blind" in a Scottish independence referendum, until it is clear what the outcome of Brexit will look like. Mr Swinney told the BBC the Westminster Government had no reason to stand in the way of a referendum between autumn 2018 and spring 2019 because the terms of Brexit would be clear.

Global Media UP BJP Chief Keshav Maurya admitted to ICU
Author: 0 UP BJP Chief Keshav Maurya admitted to ICU

He was complaining of headache. "He was suffering from cough and cold and mild fever for the last seven days and overwork due to his political commitments". Gadpayle. At present he is fully conscious and better. "Condition of Keshav Prasad Maurya is normal and he is fine". A senior BJP leader said: "Therefore we need to select someone who will toe the central leadership's line when asked to".

Global Media Police identify dead mother of left-alone child
Author: 0 Police identify dead mother of left-alone child

The social worker than discovered the woman's body and called police, Litwin said. Police said they found no evidence of a crime or break-in. Police are investigating after a woman was found dead in an apartment in East Hartford with her 3-year-old living inside.

Global Media Madagascar's Ahmad new CAF President
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Hayatou would also lose his Federation Internationale de Football Association vice-presidency and place on the governing body's ruling council if he is defeated. "It is very hard now to say how many countries are going to vote for me", Ahmad told The Associated Press on Tuesday. Ahmad will replace Hayatou on Fifa's governing council, so the election signals the departure of one more long-term fixture from world football's governing body's executive committee during the 17 year presidency of ...

Global Media New Zealand's Whanganui River gets the legal rights of a person
Author: 0 New Zealand's Whanganui River gets the legal rights of a person

The river, which is the third longest in the country, will have all the legal rights of personhood, thanks to a almost 150-year effort by local Māori people, for whom the river is a significant part of their culture. It's legal government name: Te Awa Tupua. Chris Finlayson, the minister for the treaty of Waitangi negotiations, said the decision brought the longest-running litigation in New Zealand's history to an end.

Global Media China & Saudi Arabia sign agreements worth $65bn
Author: 0 China & Saudi Arabia sign agreements worth $65bn

Foreign Minister Wang Yi said his country is keen to boosting relations with Saudi Arabia, adding that Riyadh was the first stop in the Middle East tour of Chinese President Xi Jinping. "This MOU shows Aramco is determined to expand its market share in the Far East by looking beyond oil majors and working closely with new independent clients with its biggest market", said Sadad al-Husseini, an energy consultant.

Author: 0 Trump budget would gut science, environment programs

Some residents are anxious that cuts to the EPA will inevitably disrupt the agency's ability to perform necessary scientific and legal work in the St. The president himself has declared climate change "a hoax". In the week after the Trump administration assumed office, EPA published a final rule extending the effective date of the amendments to March 21, 2017 in response to a January 20, 2017 memorandum from Reince Priebus, Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff, directing ...

Global Media Bank Footage Captures Security Guard Shooting Armed Robber
Author: 0 Bank Footage Captures Security Guard Shooting Armed Robber

An investigation found a Metro Enforcement security officer exchanged fire with Laurence Turner , 34, in the Alpine Bank, 2218 North Mulford Road, on January 20 in "his own self-defense and the defense of others", authorities said . According to Rockford Police Chief Dan O'Shea, Turner had a criminal history that included at least three other recent armed robberies - one at a jewelry store and the other two at separate banks.

Author: 0 Latest Polls Show Broad Opposition To GOP Obamacare Replacement

Right now, the majority of disapprove of how Trump's handling health care reform. Several Fox News hosts - notably Sean Hannity and Bill O'Reilly - serve as nonstop cheerleaders for Trump, but the network's pollster found unpopularity out in the country.

Global Media IAF attacks Hamas targets in response to rocket fire
Author: 0 IAF attacks Hamas targets in response to rocket fire

Israel typically responses with artillery or air strikes. Tensions have been escalating along the Israel-Gaza border. The latest armed conflict between Israel and Hamas took place in 2014, however, the Hamas militants continue firing rockets against Israel, while Israel is targeting Hamas positions in response.

Global Media Brent futures slip as Saudi Arabia raises oil production
Author: 0 Brent futures slip as Saudi Arabia raises oil production

However, with the OPEC announcing its plans to cut down its oil output to reverse the slide in oil prices, commodity prices rose sharply, improving the bleak outlook of the industry. Secondary sources reported a Saudi decline of 68,100 barrels per day, though the country directly reported a gain of more than a quarter million barrels per day to move the kingdom back over 10 million barrels per day .

Author: 0 Cal basketball coach Cuonzo Martin resigns

Martin has made coaching changes n three-year increments. Cal's season ended Tuesday evening with a 73-66 loss to CSU Bakersfield in the first round of the NIT. His teams have finished with a winning record every season but his first at Missouri State, and his record has been remarkably consistent at each stop.

Global Media It Appears We Are Getting More Involved in Syria
Author: 0 It Appears We Are Getting More Involved in Syria

The Pentagon has considered increasing the USA military presence in Syria by up to 1,000 troops as the global battle to oust the Islamic State group, also known as ISIS, from their de facto capital of Raqqa heats up. US airstrikes around the ancient city of Palmyra likely played a role in helping Russian-backed Syrian military forces recapture the city from ISIS earlier this month, though the Pentagon has denied that it coordinated its strikes with Russia.

Global Media Border wall's gain is other DHS components' pain in Trump budget
Author: 0 Border wall's gain is other DHS components' pain in Trump budget

The decrease is even more striking when compared with the number of asylum-seekers leaving the USA for Canada within the same period, which more than tripled, according to the Post analysis. People at U.S. Customs and Border Protection would speak only on condition of anonymity, despite the President's insistence that reporters should only quote people by name.

Global Media Shooting Reported At French High School
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Officials variously gave 16 and 17 as the age of the suspect. "There was panic and the students took refuge in the (neighbouring) supermarket", said the source. Police say the headmaster seems to have been a target, and is among the injured. But another said it was not yet possible to confirm if there was a second shooter.

Global Media Congress' Amarinder Singh sworn in as 26th chief minister of Punjab
Author: 0 Congress' Amarinder Singh sworn in as 26th chief minister of Punjab

Singh was sworn-in as the 29th Chief Minister of Punjab in Chandigarh earlier in the day. However, there has been no confirmation about the same yet. After 10 years, Punjab has a Congress government. However, many senior Congress leaders remain to wait to see if the top brass of the party just hands over the position of Captain Amarinder Singh's first mate to the late entrant Sidhu.