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Authorities foil terror plot for multiple targets

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White nationalists never showed up to the event on Sunday, but a large group of counter protesters demonstrated. Court papers claim Mr Domingo discussed with an informant different types of attacks that included targeting Jews, churches and police officers. Read More »

ISIS chief Baghdadi appears for first time in five years

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In the unverified video, a bearded man with Baghdadi's appearance sitting cross-legged on the floor gives an 18-minute address. He is speaking with three men seated opposite him whose faces were covered and blotted out. He discusses recent events, including the battle for Baghouz ending. Al-Baghdadi spoke slowly and haltingly in the video. The US has offered a $25 million (£19 million) reward for information leading to his death or capture. Read More »

Oliver North Forced Out Amid NRA Infighting

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The NRA is used to having it hard in New York, where it has been at war with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo . In the lawsuit , the NRA claimed Ackerman McQueen did not justify its billings with records, according to the Journal. On Saturday morning, Richard Childress, a vice president at the NRA, read a resignation letter from North announcing and explaining his departure. "There is a clear crisis and it needs to be dealt with" if the NRA is to survive, he said. Read More »

First death as Cyclone Kenneth hits Mozambique

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Kenneth came just six weeks after Cyclone Idai ripped into central Mozambique and killed more than 600 people. On Wednesday, Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) predicted that the cyclone would affect Lindi, Mtwara and Ruvuma regions and some parts of Mozambique . Read More »

Baltimore Mayor Not ‘Lucid’ Enough To Make Resignation Choice: Attorney

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The affidavit underlying the search warrants used by federal agents remains under seal. James Bentley, Pugh's spokesman, was also unaware of her whereabouts , the AP reported. Hours later, Gov. Larry Hogan of Maryland , a Republican, called for the mayor, a Democrat, to resign, saying she could no longer govern effectively. Read More »

Hero Army veteran, 51, who chased San Diego synagogue shooter

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Rabbi Yonah Fradkin , executive director of Chabad of San Diego County, says in a statement that Lori Kaye , 60, of Poway was killed. She said he called to tell her the shooter was shouting and cursing. Witnesses said the Shul was in the middle of Yizkor at the time of the shooting. We need to think of light, a little bit of light, pushes away a lot of darkness, ' he said. Read More »

Sri Lanka bans burqas for 'public protection' after bomb attacks

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Another raid in the region targeted a house where authorities said Hashim and the other suicide bombers filmed a pledge of allegiance to Daesh before staging their attacks. Police said Hashim's widow and their child were wounded in the Kalmunai raid. Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekera said the two were arrested in the central region of Nawalapitiya, about 125 kilometres (78 miles) east of Colombo on Saturday night. Read More »

1 dead, 6 injured in shooting near Baltimore church

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Harrison said the shooting was "very cowardly" while appearing to be "extremely targeted". Harrison and Young urged members of the public to help investigators with any information as to a suspect or a motive. "It is only with the community's help that we will be able to identify those responsible". Acting Mayor Bernard C. "Jack" Young called on the public for information, CNN reported . Read More »

Seven people are shot near a Baltimore church

The Baltimor Sun reports citing officials that a so-far-unidentified gunman opened fire - shooting indiscriminately - at a cookout at the intersection of Edmondson and Whitmore avenues. Harrison and Young urged members of the public to help investigators with any information as to a suspect or a motive. "Someone knows something", Young said. Read More »

Kim says Korean Peninsula peace entirely depends on Washington's future attitude

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The North Korean leader left Vladivostok Friday afternoon aboard his armored government train . North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's limousine arrives for a wreath-laying ceremony in Vladivostok, Russia , Friday, April 26, 2019. The agency said Putin credited Kim's diplomatic initiatives for stabilizing the situation surrounding the peninsula and accepted Kim's invitation to visit North Korea at a "convenient time". Read More »

Athlete Callum Hawkins smashes Scottish record at London Marathon

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The race has been won but many thousands are still making their way to the finish line at this year's London Marathon. "It was all about London today and so I put my head down, did my best". To smash my personal best is all I could to ask for. My aim was to try and reel them back but the wheels came off and I was hanging in there. Roza Dereje of Ethiopia took third in 2:20:51, while the great Mary Keitany was fifth in 2:20:58. Read More »

Storm Could Drop 7 Inches of Snow in Far Southern Minnesota

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Winter is about to make a spring weekend comeback, with 4 to 7 inches of snow possible Saturday in far southern Minnesota near the Iowa border. A winter weather advisory has been issued for Lac Qui Parle, Yellow Medicine, Renville, McLeod, Sibley, Goodhue, Carver, Scott, Dakota and Redwood Counties. Read More »

United States imposes sanctions on Venezuelan foreign minister, judge

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The opposition blames Venezuela's problems on corruption and mismanagement under Maduro and his predecessor, Hugo Chavez; supporters of Maduro say USA sanctions and other measures to isolate them are driving the crisis. Earlier, Arreaza had represented Venezuela at the United Nations amid the deep political and economic crisis in the South American country. Washington officially states "all options are on the table" but coordinated regional sanctions carry less risks than an invasion. Read More »

Manhunt ends with suspect in custody after 5 bodies found

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The TBI said four victims were found at the home and a fifth victim was at another home on Luby Daniels Road. The scenes are near the town of Westmoreland. None of the responding officers were injured. In a creek bed approximately one mile from the first scene, the search plane appeared to locate the individual. Read More »

Majority Americans Oppose President Trump's Impeachment, Reveals New Poll

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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi warns they should proceed with caution, and like some presidential hopefuls, asserts that more investigation needs to be done. On Thursday, Democratic Representative Gerry Connolly , a member of the House Oversight Committee threatened to jail Trump officials who do not comply with subpoenas . Read More »

PepsiCo's action against Gujarat farmers 'brazenly wrong,' says Congress leader Ahmed Patel

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Talking to Mirror, defendants' lawyer Anand Yagnik said, "PepsiCo has offered to settle the issue if the farmers stop growing the variety of potatoes or draw an agreement to purchase seeds from them besides following other conditions". "We will fight it out, no matter how big the company", Shah said. The company has sought damages of Rs1.05 crore from each farmer. "It is significant to note that the company's collaborative potato farming program is best in class and is built on strong backward ... Read More »

North Korea, trade high on agenda for Trump-Abe meeting

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During his meeting with Abe at the White House on Friday, Trump highlighted his primary goal, which is gaining more access to Japan's market for American farmers, The New York Times reported. "But I also think they're helping us" because the USA and China are engaged in trade talks. Trump had emphasized the speed at which he expects the talks to move forward by saying that a deal could be signed by the time he comes to Japan in May. Read More »

15 killed, including children, in police raid

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Three explosions went off Friday night as police commandos, backed by the army, engaged in a gunbattle at a suspected militant hideout in Sainthamaruthu, 360 kilometers (224 miles) east of the capital, Colombo , police said. The police have so far arrested over 70 people in connection with the case. Almost 10,000 soldiers have been deployed across the Indian Ocean island state to carry out searches and provide security for religious centers, the military said. Read More »

City of Ottawa to provide Saturday update on flood operations

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In the east coast province of New Brunswick, floodwaters were starting to stabilise and even drop, but a forecast for more rain prompted concerns the situation could again worsen. Ford said Friday he does not disagree. The Rouge River feeds into the eastern side of Ottawa River. Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness urged residents in Ontario to follow the directions and advice of their municipal law enforcement and first responders. Read More »

Mastermind of Easter Sunday bombings Zahran Hashim trained in India

The operation followed a tip off that extremists linked to the Easter suicide bombings were holed up in Kalmunai, 370 kilometres (230 miles) east of the capital. On Thursday night, Sri Lanka's Health Ministry drastically reduced its estimated death toll from the bombings. "We take collective responsibility and apologise to our fellow citizens for our failure to protect victims of these tragic events", he wrote on Twitter. Read More »

Injuries reported in shooting at California synagogue

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They later said there were injuries and a man has been detained for questioning. Authorities say a shooting at a synagogue outside San Diego has left people injured but the extent is unclear. He was reportedly shot and lost two fingers. Deputies were called to the scene around 30 minutes later, and a man was subsequently detained for questioned, the sheriff tweeted . Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation executes search warrant at Baltimore mayor's home, city hall

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Agents from FBI-Baltimore Field office, the IRS Criminal Division in Washington, DC are executing "court authorized search warrants" at Pugh's home in Northwest Baltimore home, a business address and City Hall. Former Mayor Sheila Dixon spent much of her tenure fighting public corruption charges before resigning in 2010 to save her pension and preserve the possibility of working for the city or state again. Read More »

U.S. Navy drafting new rules to handle UFO sightings

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Luis Elizondo, a former Pentagon official who ran a secret investigative program funded by the USA government to study UFOs , called the new guidelines "the single greatest decision the Navy has made in decades", reports the Post . "Right now, we have situation in which UFOs and UAPs are treated as anomalies to be ignored rather than anomalies to be explored", he told Politico . Read More »

Patrick Shanahan, acting United States defence secretary, 'did not favour' Boeing

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The Defense Department's internal watchdog has cleared acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan of favoring his former employer, Boeing while serving at the Pentagon. The complaint that launched the investigation was filed to the inspector general in March by the watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), which in its complaint cited news reports that Shanahan had privately promoted Boeing in discussions about government contracts, disparaging defense ... Read More »

Majority Americans oppose Trump's impeachment

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The report revealed that the special counsel did not find evidence of collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign and Russia-a conclusion Trump has touted and repeated for days. Impeaching Trump risks galvanizing the staunch Republican base that supports him seemingly no matter what he says or does. The House tax committee, led by Democrat Richard Neal, has asked the Treasury Department's Internal Revenue Service to hand over six years of Trump's personal and business tax returns. Read More »

'Mum, the police!’ Parrot arrested after tipping off drug dealers

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A man and a woman were reportedly arrested , with drugs and large amounts of money found at the property. Colombian officials claimed then that Lorenzo was one of 1,700 birds authorities had recently seized, believing they had all been trained to alert their owners if police approached, the AP reported. Read More »