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Police investigating reports of shooting at Florida mall

Police investigating reports of shooting at Florida mall

A shooting has been reported at a mall in Boca Raton, Florida, according to police. Eventually, officers came and helped people safely evacuate the mall. Cellphone video taken by Rachel Cohn outside...

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Tokyo braces for Hagibis, worst typhoon to hit city in 60 years

Tokyo braces for Hagibis, worst typhoon to hit city in 60 years

The storm comes at an unfortunate time as some Rugby World Cup matches and Formula One races have had to be canceled . Authorities lifted rain warnings for the Kanto region around a becalmed Tok...

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Trump says he hopes he can mediate between Turkey and the Kurds

Trump says he hopes he can mediate between Turkey and the Kurds

On Thursday October 10, the Iranian Foreign Ministry issued a statement to express its misgivings over Turkey's military action in northeast Syria . The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports ...

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Pakistanis form human chain in solidarity with Kashmir

Pakistanis form human chain in solidarity with Kashmir

He claimed that the media paid much attention to the ongoing Hong Kong protests while surprisingly avoided giving importance to the "dire human rights situation" in Indian-administered Kashmir. "Our m...

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NH Wedding Guests ‘Gang-Tackled’ Gunman to Stop Shooting

NH Wedding Guests ‘Gang-Tackled’ Gunman to Stop Shooting

Geraldo Pagan, who planned to attend the service, told NBC Boston that police had informed him "everything has been canceled". Brandon Castiglione, 24, was arrested and charged with second degree ...

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Trudeau Powered Through A Rally In A Bulletproof Vest Despite Security Threat

Trudeau Powered Through A Rally In A Bulletproof Vest Despite Security Threat

Trudeau also took the opportunity to encourage progressive voters not to choose the NDP over Liberals, saying it could end up putting the Conservatives in power. "They're asking us for a blank cheque,...

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Tunisians to Elect New President Amid Low Turnout Concerns

Tunisians to Elect New President Amid Low Turnout Concerns

The vote, Tunisia's second free presidential poll since the 2011 revolt, follows the death of president Beji Caid Essebsi in July. In one polling station, voters said they were divided between "the ...

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Two veterinary employees save Houston-area man struck by lightning

Two veterinary employees save Houston-area man struck by lightning

Just as he's halfway across the parking lot, it happens: a flash of light sparks off the ground at his feet, and he pitches forward violently, landing flat on his face. "You got to do it there". Fir...

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Late teen's family wants U.S. diplomat's wife to lose immunity

Late teen's family wants U.S. diplomat's wife to lose immunity

The Foreign Secretary said United Kingdom and U.S. governments have agreed that because Anne Sacoolas, the 42-year-old suspect of a fatal crash in Northampton, returned back to America, immunity is "n...

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Thousands march again in Hong Kong as petrol bombs thrown

Thousands march again in Hong Kong as petrol bombs thrown

Protesters elsewhere set fire to a government office in Kowloon and vandalized shops and metro stations, the government said. Riot police took to the streets of Kowloon after the petrol bomb attack. "...

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Ecuador emergency: Protesters infuriated by killings

Ecuador emergency: Protesters infuriated by killings

The president also ordered the militarization of Quito streets. "It will take effect from 3:00 p.m. (2000 GMT)", Moreno tweeted. The list of strategically important areas includes public, mili...

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Ukraine's Zelensky says Trump did not blackmail him in call

Ukraine's Zelensky says Trump did not blackmail him in call

At the time, the officials were unnerved by the removal in May of the US ambassador to Ukraine, by subsequent efforts by Trump's lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani to promote Ukraine-related conspiracies, as ...

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Trump uses expletive to describe impeachment probe

Trump uses expletive to describe impeachment probe

But she said that's an issue to be taken up during the election - not during the impeachment inquiry. The President has previously said he wants to know the whistleblower's identity and has sought t...

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Putin wants to leave doping issues in past amid data inquiry

Putin wants to leave doping issues in past amid data inquiry

Putin says "our country, our athletes, are first of all interested in leaving in the past all shortcomings linked to anti-doping issues". Russia's Athletics Federation has been banned from global co...

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Jeremy Corbyn and I would resign if Labour lose election - John McDonnell

Jeremy Corbyn and I would resign if Labour lose election - John McDonnell

Corbyn "was not aware" of it in advance. Britain's Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has said that some of the language in a controversial Kashmir resolution passed by his party have th...

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India eases mobile phone shutdown in Kashmir

India eases mobile phone shutdown in Kashmir

All post-paid mobile services "irrespective of the telecom service provider will stand restored and be functional from 12 noon on Monday, October 14", Kansal said. "Barring 8-10 police stations, movem...

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New California law bans most animals from circuses

New California law bans most animals from circuses

It follows Newsom's signing of legislation that makes California the first state to outlaw fur trapping and follows bans on sales of fur in Los Angeles and San Francisco. Ting cited a recent study ...

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NJ man allegedly threatened farmers who denied him sex with animals

NJ man allegedly threatened farmers who denied him sex with animals

Decker was arrested last week and is facing 22 separate criminal charges. Vernon resident Richard Decker, 31, is said to have sent letters and emails to stables and farms across Sussex County in Aug...

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Brooklyn, NY shooting leaves four dead

Brooklyn, NY shooting leaves four dead

Four men were pronounced dead at the scene, he said, and two men and a woman were left with gunshot wounds. The ages of the deceased range from 32 years old to 49 years old. The local police precinc...

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Turkish Armed Forces liberate several settlements in northern Syria from terrorists

Turkish Armed Forces liberate several settlements in northern Syria from terrorists

Turkey has angrily rejected worldwide criticism of its attack on a Kurdish militia in Syria , reporting progress by its forces on the second day of an operation that world powers fear could further ...

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EU, Britain agree to intensify Brexit talks

EU, Britain agree to intensify Brexit talks

Donald Tusk handed Boris Johnson a last-minute reprieve after talks with Leo Varadkar raised the prospects of a Brexit deal, but he warned the United Kingdom still has not presented a "workable, rea...

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Putin Says Turkish Operation in Syria Threatens to Revive ISIL Threat

Putin Says Turkish Operation in Syria Threatens to Revive ISIL Threat

Now the Turkish army is going in, the Kurds are abandoning these camps. Turkey considers the People's Protection Units (YPG)-which leads the SDF-terrorists and an extension of the Kurdistan Workers' P...

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Shooting during wedding at New Hampshire church leaves two wounded

Shooting during wedding at New Hampshire church leaves two wounded

WMUR-TV is reporting the police chief has confirmed the shooting at the church. It's unknown if they were part of the ceremony or guests at the wedding . Roark said the church had just received activ...

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Arizona Official Accused of Arranging 28 Fraudulent Adoptions

Arizona Official Accused of Arranging 28 Fraudulent Adoptions

Petersen . An indictment from the U.S. District Court for Western Arkansas outlined an immigration scheme whereby pregnant mothers from the Republic of the Marshall Islands were paid to fly to the...

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Impeachment committees subpoena Perry for records

Impeachment committees subpoena Perry for records

Democratic House committee chairmen Elijah Cummings, Eliot Engel, and Adam Schiff sent a letter Thursday to Energy Secretary Rick Perry alerting him to a subpoena demanding documents related to ...

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PM Modi plogging at beach in Mamallapuram

PM Modi plogging at beach in Mamallapuram

Both the leaders had around five-and-half hours of one-to-one meeting spread over two days. That was one of the triggers for Modi proposing the informal summit with Xi - to build a one-on-one chan...

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NatSec Staff Raised 'Alarm Bells' About Trump Ukraine Call

NatSec Staff Raised 'Alarm Bells' About Trump Ukraine Call

Even before the call, security officials were concerned about the removal of the United States ambassador to Ukraine in May, and also about efforts by Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani to spread c...

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New Orleans hotel under construction suffers partial collapse, at least one killed

New Orleans hotel under construction suffers partial collapse, at least one killed

Authorities said no one on the ground was injured in the collapse. The Hard Rock Hotel was expected to open in the spring and was to be an 18-story building with 350 rooms. "We are in the process of...

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Extinction Rebellion protests: Belgian princess 'arrested in Trafalgar Square'

Extinction Rebellion protests: Belgian princess 'arrested in Trafalgar Square'

A group of climate activists who have been protesting in Montreal all week have turned to crowdfunding for financial support. She is one of 1300 people to be arrested. On Friday, demonstrators targe...

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At least 4 dead, 3 injured in Brooklyn shooting

At least 4 dead, 3 injured in Brooklyn shooting

The four men were pronounced dead at the scene by emergency workers, the report said. NY police officers secure a crime scene outside a club after a shooting in Brooklyn on October 12, 2019. He sa...

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Apple removes app used by Hong Kong protesters to track police movements

Apple removes app used by Hong Kong protesters to track police movements

The company said in a statement that it removed HKmap.live from its app store because it "has been used to target and ambush police" and "threaten public safety". Back in 2017 Cook agreed to re...

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PM Modi, Xi Jinping's One-On-One, Lunch To Cap Seaside Summit

PM Modi, Xi Jinping's One-On-One, Lunch To Cap Seaside Summit

The Indian Express newspaper quoted unnamed sources as saying Modi would urge Xi to be more "sensitive" to India's concerns, and to "explain to the Chinese president the reasons behind Delhi's decis...

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HBO’s mental health warnings are what TV streaming services need

HBO’s mental health warnings are what TV streaming services need

The role and experiences of mental health carers has been increasingly acknowledged through surveys and various other research in recent years. The Children's Commissioner has rightly rang the alarm...

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Advance polls for federal election open Friday

Advance polls for federal election open Friday

There are more than 115 campuses in Canada where you can register and vote in the federal election. Before, voters were required to fill out absentee voting paperwork. But, we do want voters to be awa...

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Blast of early winter knocks out power, cripples southern Manitoba

Blast of early winter knocks out power, cripples southern Manitoba

One (0.3 meter) to 2 feet (0.6 meters) of snow was expected to accumulate with winds gusting up to 65 miles per hour (105 kph). The Trans-Canada Highway between Brandon and Winnipeg is entirely cl...

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