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People Iran Preparing for Major Military Exercise
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Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps has warned that it might retaliate against any attempt to block Iranian oil exports by blocking the Strait of Hormuz, a strategic artery not only for Iran's exports but for the oil exports of other Persian Gulf nations like Kuwait and Iraq.

People Police releases final report on Las Vegas mass shooting
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Lombardo confirmed that he and his investigators believe that Paddock acted alone, and that they do not anticipate making any arrests. Sheriff Lombardo noted today that this is a criminal investigative report and not a review of officers' actions or responses.

People 'Starving' children are found on U.S. compound
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Three women believed to be the mothers of the children were detained and questioned, but later released pending further investigation. "The only food I saw were a few potatoes and a box of rice in the filthy trailer", said Hogrefe. The search at the compound just a few miles from the Colorado border came amid a two-month investigation in collaboration with Clayton County authorities and the FBI, according to Hogrefe.

People Employee calls campus police on black woman eating lunch
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A statement from Smith College said the employee, who has not been identified, was not now working at the college, and included a copy of the transcript of their call. I don't see anybody in the building at this point and I don't know what he's doing in there, just laying on the couch". "This person didn't try to bring their concerns forward to me, but instead chose to call the police", she wrote on Facebook.

People NBC News Reporters Want Donald Trump Banned from Twitter After Threatening Iran
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However, the regime has developed its intelligence network well over the past 40 years, throughout the country, so it is hard for people to protest without risking arrest - or, worse, their lives. This goal, in and of itself, arguably makes the possibility of negotiations with the Iranian regime rather remote. The 2015 agreement curbed Iran's nuclear program in return for lifting most worldwide sanctions.

People Assassination by drone? Venezuela's President avoids plot to kill
Author: 0 Assassination by drone? Venezuela's President avoids plot to kill

He said the Venezuelan political far right in collaboration with the Colombian far right and Colombian President Santos were behind the attack. The other machine collided into a nearby building and exploded, he said. As for Maduro's accusations that the alleged perpetrators are in Florida and Colombia , Andrade said that this is part of the "stigmatized Cuban script that is always the fault of the Miami and now Bogota groups".

People Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador, freezes new trade deals
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador, freezes new trade deals

The ministry said it rejected Canada's characterization of events in Saudi Arabia, and said it wouldn't stand for outside intervention. "The Canadian position is an overt and blatant interference in the internal affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia", the Saudi foreign ministry tweeted.

People Terror teen jailed for 'Alice in Wonderland' plot
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Her mother and sister were also convicted- Britain's first case involving an all-female ISIS group-inspired cell. 'In my view there's insufficient evidence upon which it would be safe to conclude at this stage that the defendant is a truly transformed individual and the serious risk that she has posed hitherto has now evaporated, ' he said.

People Trump admits to misconduct in Trump Tower meeting
Author: 0 Trump admits to misconduct in Trump Tower meeting

I made a mistake in my statement, I've talked about that before. New York City shoppers and visitors walk past the entrance to Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue in New York, April 26, 2015. Trump has reportedly told several of his advisers and friends that he's anxious the investigation could destroy the lives of "innocent and decent people", namely his son.

People U.S. deports Mexican wife of American Marine veteran
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Estela, 9, will eventually join her mother in Mexico because her father's flooring business causes him to travel frequently. Alejandra said she'd ask how Trump could let this happen, since he "always says he loves the military and he's doing everything for the military".

People Trump drums up support in OH ahead of special election
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Continuing his trend of being as useful on Twitter as a stick of butter over an open flame, President Donald Trump unleashed yet another prestigious endorsement for an Ohioan on his favorite website. President Trump speaks at a rally in support of congressional hopeful Troy Balderson in Lewis Center, Ohio. Trump critic Susan Lindquist says she's trying to change one person's mind at a time about the president, who she says is destroying the country.

People Trump endorses Tennessee gubernatorial candidate after primary
Author: 0 Trump endorses Tennessee gubernatorial candidate after primary

Congratulations to Bill Lee of Tennessee on his big primary win for Governor last night. Meanwhile, former Democratic Gov. Phil Bredesen and Republican U.S. Bredesen's bid could breathe life into a depleted Democratic Party in Tennessee that hasn't won statewide in more than a decade - not since he did it himself in his 2006 re-election bid.

People China hits back at USA with $60bn tariff threat
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Toymaker Hasbro is moving more production out of China , US conglomerate Honeywell wants to use more supply chain sources from countries outside China and home furnishing company RH expects to cut the amount of goods sourced from China, according to Reuters .

People Suspected Russian spy found working in US embassy in…
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File photo of the Russian Federal Security Services headquarters in Moscow, taken on March 30, 2010. An anonymous source informed CNN that the spy was specifically employed by the state department, but added that it was part of her job description to work for the Secret Service as well.

People South Sudan's warring leaders sign peace deal to share power
Author: 0 South Sudan's warring leaders sign peace deal to share power

Further said he agreed with al-Bashir to keep the talks in Khartoum in order finalize the remaining issues which are mainly the implementation matrix of the peace agreement and the timetable for the return of the opposition leaders as well as the troops' redeployment.

People Paul Manafort’s Defense Was Just Dealt Multiple Blows By Immunized Accountant
Author: 0 Paul Manafort’s Defense Was Just Dealt Multiple Blows By Immunized Accountant

Manafort's client in Ukraine, former President Viktor Yanukovych and his Party of Regions, were forced out of power in 2014 and Yanukovych lives in exile in Russian Federation. Michael Cohen, Trump's longtime attorney and former fixer, is said to be prepared to testify that the President knew about the Trump Tower meeting ahead of time sources with knowledge of the matter told CNN .

People Twin NorCal Wildfires Force Thousands to Flee, Dozens Of Homes Destroyed
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The fire rapidly swept down the hillside, as the 747 bomber, DC10 and the C-130 planes doused the area with retardant, followed up by continuous water by helicopters. Scott McLean, another CalFire spokesman, said roughly 40,000 people were under evacuation orders statewide, many from a pair of fires burning close together at the southern end of the Mendocino National Forest.

People Omarosa Declares Donald Trump Is Experiencing Undeniable Mental Decline In New Book
Author: 0 Omarosa Declares Donald Trump Is Experiencing Undeniable Mental Decline In New Book

She writes: 'While watching the interview I realised that something real and serious was going on in Donald's brain. A weekly recap of the top political stories from The Globe, sent right to your email. 'Donald rambled. He spoke gibberish. Manigault-Newman, who was previously a contestant on Trump's reality show " The Apprentice ", left the Trump administration a year ago.

People Tsunami warning after 7.0 quake strikes near Indonesia's Bali
Author: 0 Tsunami warning after 7.0 quake strikes near Indonesia's Bali

The agency's head, Dwikorita Karnawati, later told MetroTV that the tsunami warning had ended. It struck at a depth of 10 km (6 miles), a week after a magnitude 6.4 quake killed 14 people on Lombok and briefly stranded hundreds of hikers on the slopes of a volcano.

People Missing girl may be in 'imminent danger'
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She met up with an unknown middle age Asian female, who assisted her in changing clothes. "Our goal was to locate her to ensure she was safe and unharmed, and we accomplished that goal". When the girl went missing from the tour, the AMBER Alert was issued . According to Virginia State Police, police officers are looking for 12-year-old JinJing Ma.

People 10K Druze protest Israel 'Jewish state' law
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According to Haaretz , representatives of the Druze community said that Netanyahu's proposal is "a window of opportunity to set a historical precedent for the advancement of the Druze community and its status in the State of Israel". Arabs have strongly criticised the legislation, particularly those from Israel's 130,000-strong Druze community. "For the love of the nation, I call all of us to cancel or amend the law that leaves the "other" outside the circle and to remove this ugly stain from ...

People Swiss vintage plane crash 'kills all 20 people on board'
Author: 0 Swiss vintage plane crash 'kills all 20 people on board'

The cause of the crash is not yet known. Police said they are not aware of any distress call from the aircraft before it crashed. Local media and aviation websites have reported that the plane, which seated 17 passengers along with two pilots and a flight attendant, was fully booked and that no one survived.

People Judge calls U.S. efforts to reunite deported parents 'unacceptable'
Author: 0 Judge calls U.S. efforts to reunite deported parents 'unacceptable'

Friday's court decision comes as new data reveals that the Trump administration chose to prosecute parents over childless adults who were entering the country under its "zero-tolerance" policy, according to an analysis of government data by the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse at Syracuse University.

People Girl dies after being thrown into Hillsborough River
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That girl was taken to a local hospital, where she was pronounced dead. "Roughly halfway across the river, she tossed the child and began wading out", police said in a news release . Divers were called to the scene and found Je'Hyrah under the water about 75 feet off shore. "The mom is in custody, and right now we are sorting through to get answers", said Dugan.

People Yemen ready for United Nations talks as Houthi attacks kill 26
Author: 0 Yemen ready for United Nations talks as Houthi attacks kill 26

But the coalition's spokesman, Turki al-Maliki, on Friday denied the charges, accusing the Huthis of having bombed the hospital and the fish market. Al-Maliki said the coalition had always sought to find a political solution, but that the Houthis continued aggression had hindered this. Country Director Taer Kirolos said: "We're seriously concerned that the area is simply not safe for civilians ".

People Iran launches military drill in Persian Gulf
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A rear-admiral said that, if Iran's oil exports are threatened , there would be definite impacts on the waterway separating Iran and Oman. United States media outlets say Iran has launched a large-scale military drill in the Persian Gulf.

People New Zealand leader finds new focus as a parent
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Ardern's stratospheric rise to become the country's youngest prime minister and third woman to hold the office resulted in New Zealanders coining the phrase "Jacinda-mania" and her personal approval ratings have been at historic highs. Neve will travel with her for the time being, including to the United Nations in NY in September. Her return to leadership has spawned countless interviews with the New Zealand press.

People 'Lucky to be alive': Climber found just in time on deadly mountain
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RCCNZ Search and Rescue Officer Geoff Lunt said an attempt was made last night to reach the last known position of the climber. An emergency team finally managed to reach Harch late Thursday, but wind, snow and cloud conditions prevented a rescue until a weather window opened up on Friday, allowing rescuers to conduct a "snatch and grab" operation.

People Judge in Manafort trial has a sharp wit, sharp tongue
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The second day of U.S. Government vs. Paul Manafort commenced Wednesday at the United States District Court of the East District of Virginia in Alexandria. "Language has a dynamic aspect; it changes, and I don't control those changes", said Ellis. A day later, Laporta said , she e-mailed Gates to ask if the loan money had been wired in 2014 to reflect the transaction listed on the return.

People Heatwave sees temperatures approach Europe record of 48C
Author: 0 Heatwave sees temperatures approach Europe record of 48C

For the most part, this heatwave and severe weather has passed Ireland by, as Met Eireann are expecting temperatures to get no higher than 22C in Ireland over the weekend, and then drop to the mid-teens next week. They are set to build across Portugal on Friday and Saturday, with medical staff and firefighters on standby until the end of the weekend. According to the World Meteorological Organization, the record for Spain is now 47.3 Celsius, while for Portugal it's 47.4 Celsius.

People Denmark fines woman $202 for wearing face veil
Author: 0 Denmark fines woman $202 for wearing face veil

Repeated violations are fined up to 10,000 kroner. Police were called, and after reviewing CCTV tapes, told the woman she would be charged if she refused to remove the veil. The law does not mention mention burkas by name, but reads "anyone who wears a garment that hides the face in public will be punished with a fine".

People Fugitive in Houston doctor's death kills self as police move in
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Pappas is thought to have held a grudge against Dr Hausknecht after his mother died under his care more than 20 years ago. Pappas reportedly committed suicide Friday as police officers confronted him. "Mark was a fantastic cardiologist and a good man", Bush said in a statement published that day. Pappas killed himself after police responded to an eyewitness sighting of him near the Houston neighbourhood where he lived.

People No kidding: Dozens of goats get loose in Idaho neighbourhood
Author: 0 No kidding: Dozens of goats get loose in Idaho neighbourhood

And by 9:00 a.m., the party was over. Residents say the 118 adult and baby goats first showed up on Summerwind Drive off of Five Mile Road at about 7 a.m. "With a plague of goats in Boise?" Photos from the scene indicated they were doing as goats do: busily stripping rose bushes, nibbling ivy off trees and mowing lawns.

People 18 killed in Siberian helicopter crash: Russian airline
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The Russian Transport Ministry, quoted by AFP news agency, said the second helicopter landed safely and the incident happened in "normal" weather conditions. 'The Mi-8AMT carrying passengers-shift workers-to an oil pumping station was the second to takeoff'. The airline said it sent its specialists to the site of the crash.