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Somalia:Car bomb explodes near police station in Mogadishu

Somalia:Car bomb explodes near police station in Mogadishu The death toll from fighting on Sunday between al Shabaab fighters, Somalia's government and African Union peacekeeping troop stands at 24, a senior regional official said. The bomb went off on the busy Maka Al Mukaram road, police said, while a witness said the blast was followed by big clouds of smoke visible in sky. [Full Article...]

Police departments distance themselves from Trump's comments encouraging police violence

Police departments distance themselves from Trump's comments encouraging police violence He described the precautions typically taken by police where they place a hand over a suspect's head while they're being put into a police auto to protect them. "As a department, we do not and will not tolerate roughing up of prisoners ", the statement said. It read in part: 'Law enforcement officers are trained to treat individuals, whether they are a complainant, suspect, or defendant, with d... [Full Article...]

British, Belgian royals mark WWI battle centenary in Ypres

British, Belgian royals mark WWI battle centenary in Ypres On Monday, thousands of descendants and others with a connection to the battle are due to turn up at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission's Tyne Cot Cemetery, where 11,961 men are buried. since 1928. The Menin Gate has on it the names of the 54,391 British dead with no known grave. "One hundred years on, we still stand together, gathering as so many do every night, in remembrance of that sac... [Full Article...]

Russian Federation to expel 755 United States diplomatic staff

Russian Federation to expel 755 United States diplomatic staff Russian Federation has denied meddling in the USA election. Moscow's latest move "suggests a period of much more intense and damaging conflict lies ahead", said Matthew Rojansky, a Russian Federation expert and director of the Kennan Institute at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington. [Full Article...]

BBCI: Putin confirms 755 USA diplomatic staff must leave

BBCI: Putin confirms 755 USA diplomatic staff must leave The sanctions bill was received by the White House at 1:53 pm (1753 GMT), a USA government source told AFP. In its statement, the White House said Trump "negotiated regarding critical elements" of early drafts of the bill and approved the final draft "based on its responsiveness to his negotiations". [Full Article...]

Police chiefs oppose Trump's call for brutality

Police chiefs oppose Trump's call for brutality He described the precautions typically taken by police where they place a hand over a suspect's head while they're being put into a police vehicle to protect them. Other departments and members of law enforcement soon followed suit. He then went on to say that police should also not shield the heads of handcuffed suspects. [Full Article...]

Police after Trump speech: We don't tolerate 'roughing up' prisoners

Police after Trump speech: We don't tolerate 'roughing up' prisoners Law enforcement agencies condemned police violence Friday after President Trump advised NY officers "don't be too nice" during arrests. "As a department, we do not and will not tolerate 'rough [ing]' up prisoners". However, this attitude isn't exactly shared by police officers around the country, and Gainesville Police Department's rejection of Trump's speech has gone viral. [Full Article...]

Trump pushes out Priebus, names Kelly WH chief of staff

Trump pushes out Priebus, names Kelly WH chief of staff Priebus, the former Republican National Committee head, was the frequent target of rumours about his job security, the victim of a long whisper campaign by Trump allies and the subject of a remarkable public rebuke this week by the new White House communications director. [Full Article...]

McCain, fighting cancer, turns on GOP and kills health bill

McCain, fighting cancer, turns on GOP and kills health bill It is killing the R Party , allows 8 Dems to control country. "It is now time to return to regular order with input from all of our members - Republicans and Democrats - and bring a bill to the floor of the Senate for amendment and debate". [Full Article...]

US bombers fly over Korea after missiles

US bombers fly over Korea after missiles South Korean officials on July 29 said Pyongyang's latest ICBM test has led Seoul to move faster on deployment of the U.S. THAAD missile defense system, which China vehemently opposes. " China could easily solve this problem", the US President said. They then flew to Osan Air Base, South Korea , before leaving South Korean airspace and returning to Guam, the Air Force stated . [Full Article...]

Trump Tweets Major White House Shake-up

Trump Tweets Major White House Shake-up The focus on leaks offers Trump an opportunity to turn public attention from congressional and special counsel probes of Russian meddling in the US election and whether the president's campaign had any involvement. "He has been a true star of my Administration", Efe news quoted President as saying in a series of tweets on Friday. BROOKS: And so one wonders what John Kelly is thinking - a Mar... [Full Article...]

Trump to LE: 'Don't be too nice' to people in police custody

Trump to LE: 'Don't be too nice' to people in police custody The president dismissed officers who protect heads of people they're arresting, stating police were "too nice". The way you put their hand over - like don't hit their head and they've just killed somebody, don't hit their head. The department "has strict rules & procedures relating to the handling of prisoners", the post said. A federal judge approved the agreement in April, requiring city polic... [Full Article...]

Newgarden wins at Mid-Ohio to take IndyCar series lead

Newgarden wins at Mid-Ohio to take IndyCar series lead The 2015 victor finished third for Rahal Letterman racing. The Dale Coyne Racing driver proved to be the buffer zone Newgarden needed on the re-start to pull away again with nothing but clean race track ahead as Power, Rahal, et al., burned away valuable push-to-pass time and wasted their red-tire advantage dealing with Gutierrez. [Full Article...]

Police raids 'disrupt' terror plot to target aircraft: Aus PM

The new measures add to others already in place, including hardened cockpit doors to prevent unauthorised access to the cockpit, training for crew members to handle suspect passenger behaviour, and plainclothes in-flight security officers, according to the statement. [Full Article...]

"No point" in holding emergency Security Council meeting: Nikki Haley

The show of force followed North Korea running its second successful test launch in July of an intercontinental ballistic missile. "North Korea is already subject to numerous Security Council resolutions that they violate with impunity and that are not complied with by all UN Member States", Haley said in a statement posted on her Twitter page. [Full Article...]

Graham: 'Holy Hell to Pay' if Trump Fires Sessions

Graham: 'Holy Hell to Pay' if Trump Fires Sessions Yet Sessions says he still believes he made the right choice by recusing himself from the Russian Federation probe. Graham said the next day that Trump's attempt to push Sessions to resign rather than firing him outright showed "weakness". [Full Article...]

Major league roundup: Gardner lifts Yankees to sixth straight win

Major league roundup: Gardner lifts Yankees to sixth straight win Gardner won the series opener against the Rays on Thursday night with an 11th-inning home run. Judge wound up losing half of his front left tooth in the celebration he got a temporary fix earlier in the day. 1B Logan Morrison's bruised left heel checked out okay with an MRI exam, and he pinch-hit in the seventh, though running and playing the field may still be an issue for a couple of days. [Full Article...]

Barca's Neymar never booked travel agency event, but will visit China

Barcelona star Neymar never had a promotional event organised with Chinese travel agency Ctrip , but is still set to travel to China after Saturday's Clasico in Miami , according to a statement from those close to player. When previously questioned about Neymar's future in an interview with the New York Times , Barcelona's president Josep Maria Bartomeu expressed his concern about ... [Full Article...]

Jajpur, Kendrapara and Dhenkanal districts inundated by flood waters

Jajpur, Kendrapara and Dhenkanal districts inundated by flood waters The flood was mainly caused by heavy rains earlier this week, triggered by a huge low pressure trough, and water released by the Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) through its dams along the course of the Damodar river in Bihar and Bengal. According to a PTI reprot, SRC B P Sethi said that the Jajpur district collector, sub-collector and other officials were monitoring the rescue and evacuation op... [Full Article...]

A Look At Anthony Scaramucci

A Look At Anthony Scaramucci He says he felt it would be best for Scaramucci to be able to build his own operation "and chart a new way forward". SCARAMUCCI: I love the president, and I'm very, very loyal to the president. Trump announced Friday that he'd hired Wall Street financier Anthony Scaramucci to help the White House sharpen its public message. Ms Sanders has embraced the antagonistic tone set by Mr Spicer sin... [Full Article...]


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