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Suspects, victims in California killings were 'furries'

On Saturday, police rushed to a house in Fullerton , which is about 30 miles from Los Angeles , after a child called dispatchers and said her parents had died, authorities said . " We hope the quick arrest of these individuals will bring comfort to the community and assist the friends and family of those affected by this unthinkable crime ", USA Today reported police spokesperson Jon Radus as saying. Read More

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Leicester City v Porto preview

Claudio Ranieri's men have also been far more effective and fluid at home thus far, even though they were at their most effective last campaign on the road. Iker Casillas, the former Real Madrid goalkeeper, is participating for his 18 consecutive season in the competition. "They're a very unsafe team in counter-attacks and Vardy is the best counter-attacking player in English football", Mourinho told Portuguese media. Read More

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Two dead in PKK attack in Turkey

Two dead in PKK attack in Turkey

The Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), which has waged a three-decade insurgency against Turkish forces, has in the past attacked railroads, pipelines and other targets it considers strategic in the mainly Kurdish southeast. Warplanes also bombed PKK shelters and weapons stores in the mountainous Buzul region of Hakkari province, which borders Iraq and Iran, the sources said. Read More

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Israeli consortium signs gas deal with Jordan

Israeli consortium signs gas deal with Jordan

Houston'sNoble Energy Inc. and its partners in the Leviathan gas field will supply Amman-based National Electric Power Co. with 1.6 trillion cubic feet of gas over 15 years, the company said. Senior level officials from the Israelis gas partners welcomed the signing of the deal. -Israeli group secure funds to bring it online. The Leviathan group has also been in talks to export much larger quantities of gas to companies in Egypt. Read More

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Lea Michele Plays

Lea Michele Plays "Who Would You Rather", Throws Shade at Tom Hiddleston!

They were like, 'Okay, do you need the air at a certain temperature and the music and we'll all clear around?' And I was like: 'I'm fine!' "I just turned 30, so I figured, 'Why not?'" Michele explains. "He's got too much going on, Tom Hiddleston", she joked, clearly referring to his recent breakup from Taylor Swift . It's not about being 90 lbs. "It's a great family, and I really do believe that that translates onto the screen when you have that type of unity, and you see it in the work we ... Read More

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Suspect in mall shooting charged with murder

Turkish-born Arcan Cetin, a legal US resident, was advised of the charges against him during a brief hearing in Skagit County District Court in Mount Vernon on Monday morning, September 26, and ordered held on $2 million bail. He will be booked into the Skagit County Jail and is expected to appear in Skagit County District Court on Monday. Mayor Steve Sexton said the city has "probably changed forever". Read More

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Spain's Basques, Galicians vote in key regional polls

Spain's Basques, Galicians vote in key regional polls

Parliament has until October 31 to form a minority government, or the country will face its third election in a year. Rajoy's PP easily romped to an absolute majority in his native Galicia, a conservative stronghold. This round of regional elections are of particular importance for Spain's political elite, as they could provide for alliances that could end nine months of political deadlock. Read More

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Iraqi Prime Minister optimistic about Mosul liberation

A string of villages and towns south and southeast of Mosul have also been recaptured as part of an operation launched in March aimed at eventually unseating IS from the city. The plans, Dorrian said, appear to include digging trenches around the city, to be filled with oil and set afire as Iraqi forces move in. The UNHCR says there was no displacement on Tuesday and only 32 people left their homes for a nearby reception centre on Wednesday. Read More

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United Russia wins convincingly in Duma elections

United Russia wins convincingly in Duma elections

PARNAS also failed to get a single deputy elected in the single-constituency districts, but in the hours after polls closed there is still hope that Yabloko can win a seat. Ballot stuffing should have been harder in this election, bne InelliNews noted on September 18, since although many independent domestic election observers were barred by stricter registration rules, webcams were supposed to have been installed in all polling stations to improve the transparency and legitimacy of the voting. Read More

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Clinton,Trump Tied In Presidential Race

Clinton,Trump Tied In Presidential Race

In a detailed, two-page "summary update" on Clinton's health , her personal physician Lisa Bardack wrote that the 68-year-old was recuperating from a diagnosis of "mild, non-contagious" pneumonia . The Clinton campaign's handling of her pneumonia underscored her penchant for privacy, something that has contributed to the public's lack of trust in the former secretary of state. Read More

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Dolphins RB Arian Foster ruled out with groin injury

Dolphins RB Arian Foster ruled out with groin injury

He traveled to Miami with the Browns and jogged and stretched on the field about three hours before kickoff . Now, a winning game for the Dolphins in their home town will be determined. A few of the holding calls may have saved Kessler , but the penalties did more damage than good. A tasty return for a Cleveland Browns receiver who probably didn't go very high in the draft (if he was drafted at all). Read More

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1 dead at Illinois university campus party shooting

1 dead at Illinois university campus party shooting

Rickey W. Bell of the University of Illinois Police Department did not confirm or deny the reports of the shootings, but said that the area will closed until at least 6 a.m. Just after 1:00 a.m., a second shooting happened in the 700 Block of S. State Street. Upon arrival, officers located a victim who was transported to an area hospital for a non-critical gunshot wound. Read More

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The Syrian cease-fire might not be dead but few options are apparent

Last week, Moscow and Washington agreed to influence the Syrian government and the so-called moderate rebel forces respectively in order to establish a ceasefire in the country. Kerry overcame skepticism of other administration officials to hammer out the ceasefire , gambling on cooperation with Russian Federation despite the deepest mistrust in decades between the Cold War-era superpower foes. Read More

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Gabon court upholds Ali Bongo election win

Gabon court upholds Ali Bongo election win

The court cancelled results from 21 polling stations in Libreville over irregularities but at the televised public hearing, the court said Bongo had taken 50.66 percent of the vote against 47.24 percent for Ping. Ping said as many as 100 people were killed in the violence and filed a request for a recount, alleging fraud in one of Bongo's strongholds. A European Union observer mission also noted anomalies in the province's results. Read More

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Turkish border town hit by rocket fired from Syria

Turkish border town hit by rocket fired from Syria

Erdogan's remarks on a safe zone in Syria come one day after State Secretary John Kerry demanded all flights above certain parts of the war-torn Mideast country be grounded to allow for an unimpeded flow of aid. The YPG, which is almost in control of Syria's entire northern border with Turkey , has been considered by the USA as a major partner in Washington's military intervention in Syria. Read More

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Syria cease-fire falters amid deadly strikes on aid convoy

Syria cease-fire falters amid deadly strikes on aid convoy

Some Syrian rebel groups also expressed pessimism about the ceasefire. However, he also repeated calls for the sustained delivery of humanitarian aid to Aleppo and other besieged communities. The truce was dealt another blow on Saturday when warplanes from the US-led coalition against so-called Islamic State (IS) accidentally bombed Syrian troops in the eastern city of Deir al-Zour. Read More

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Civil war creates 1 million refugees

The team said it will produce a full report about rights violations during the civil war. Both men have denied the allegations. All this "while much of their country's population suffers from the consequences of a brutal civil war and, in many places, experiences near-famine conditions", read part of the report by The Sentry . Read More

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Syria ceasefire: Russian Federation says rebel violations make truce 'pointless'

Syria ceasefire: Russian Federation says rebel violations make truce 'pointless'

A local resident told Reuters by phone that the trucks had been hit by around five missiles while parked in a centre belonging to the Syrian Red Crescent in Urm al-Kubra. The UK would not intentionally target Syrian military units. Syrian president Bashar al-Assad has announced the ending of the country's fragile ceasefire blaming rebel groups for undermining the truce. Read More

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Turkish president announces new push on Syria IS stronghold

The attack on the convoy is likely to provoke anger at the UN General Assembly in NY, with the delivery of aid to desperate Syrian civilians in rebel-held areas stressed as a key condition of the deal by Washington. The State Department later said that it was ready to work with Russian Federation to strengthen the terms of the agreement and expand deliveries of humanitarian aid. Read More

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Wolfsburg vs Borussia Dortmund in the German Bundesliga

Wolfsburg vs Borussia Dortmund in the German Bundesliga

Raphael Guerreiro's fourth-minute opener came as he slotted home following a slide-rule pass from Marc Bartra - whose participation was ended shortly afterwards by an apparent groin injury. Julian Draxler should had pulled the game back to one for the hosts when the German worldwide was picked out by a low cross from the right wing, Draxler's weak shot deflected off Ginter, and Mario Gomez looked to have tapped the ball over the line, however Burki managed to get a hand on the ball, forcing ... Read More

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Jimmy Fallon Offers Up Weak Excuse For Chummy Interview With Trump

Jimmy Fallon Offers Up Weak Excuse For Chummy Interview With Trump

So on Monday night, Fallon did his best to atone for his screw-up by conducting a similarly delicate chat with Trump's decidedly more qualified opponent, Hillary Clinton. These are important issues that the country needs to talk about. "How do you keep the energy and the positive spirit while taking seriously what you need to?" The former secretary of state shared her assessment during a segment broadcast Monday on NBC's "The Tonight Show, " echoing past accusations by her campaign that ... Read More

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Iran's Khamenei: 'Evil' Saudi royals don't deserve to manage holy sites

The president said his administration will pursue the country's rights regarding the fatal crush of Hajj pilgrims in Saudi Arabia through legal and political channels. News stories displayed here appear in our category for global and are licensed via a specific agreement between LongIsland.com and The Associated Press , the world's oldest and largest news organization. Read More

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