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by | November 07, 2016 | 01:35

Some 5,000 Islamic State fighters are said to be based in Raqqa, but this number may have swelled in recent weeks with the arrival of jihadis fleeing Mosul. This operation is meant to open a second front against Islamic State, also known as Isis, doubling the challenge mounted by the Iraqi army's advance on the northern Iraqi city of Mosul.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:32

Combine these stats with the intangibles that Dak Prescott has, refusing to lose (6-1), clutch (two touchdown passes late to tie and beat the Eagles ), calm, and confident. Both Escobar and Cole Beasley caught touchdown passes with no defender within 10 yards. Browns rookie quarterback Cody Kessler returned after missing one game with a concussion and passed for 203 yards.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:21

It was not immediately possible to reconcile the discrepancy in casualty figures. The opposition groups have come under increasing criticism for indiscriminate shelling of western Aleppo resulting in civilian deaths. However, the arrival of a Russian aircraft carrier, the Admiral Kuznetsov, into the Mediterranean and its movement towards the Syrian coast suggests Moscow may intend to escalate its operations.

by | November 06, 2016 | 01:31

The prefect of Pas-de-Calais, Fabienne Buccio, said on Wednesday: "The camp is completely empty". Gas canisters and fire extinguishers are stacked up inside the makeshift migrant camp known as "the jungle" near Calais , northern France , Thursday, Oct.

by | November 06, 2016 | 01:23

Results will be announced on Tuesday night. Of the 99,062 ballots cast in the August 30 primary, 43,090 (43.5 percent) were through vote-by-mail and 13,126 (13.3 percent) were by in-person early voting . It is also unlawful to remove a ballot from the polling location, possess intoxicating liquors within half a mile of a polling place or to disclose how you voted while within the election enclosure.

by | November 06, 2016 | 01:01

The action against the US$3.8 billion pipeline has attracted more than 300 Native American tribes from across the United States in a show of unity that is being called historic. Peter Morales, president of the Unitarian Universalist Association, said in a statement . "While the Army Corps of Engineers is examining this issue we call on the Administration and the Corps to issue an immediate "stop work order" on the Dakota Access Pipeline".

by | November 06, 2016 | 01:03

Details of the incidents were murky, with conflicting reports of the number of casualties and no official account of the airstrikes. Hundreds of angry mourners gathered today in the north Afghan village of Bouz Kandahari to bury an estimated 30 civilian victims of a U.S.

by | November 06, 2016 | 01:03

It's understood that the agreement was reached in August, and grants American Media Inc exclusive rights to the story in perpetuity, barring her from discussing it elsewhere but not obliging the company to publish it. Trump married Melania, his third wife, in January 2005. The newspaper has also endorsed Donald Trump . McDougal told several friends that she had a relationship with Trump lasting about 10 months, people familiar with her account said.

by | November 05, 2016 | 06:06

It was an expected moment of presidential greatness that should be measuring stick by why Donald Trump fitness and temperament for office are measured by. Everybody hey. Hey. I told you to be focused and you're not focused right now. Also, the number places Trump at his lowest level since October 25. If they can't gain control of government fairly, they'll simply undermine it.

by | November 05, 2016 | 06:04

The fourth expansion to Hearthstone , takes place in the darker corners of Gadgetzan , as reported during the BlizzCOn 2016 opening ceremony. New cards introduced in the set will bring some of the city's shady underworld. There's a card in the Goon set called "Piranha Launcher" that, as you'd expect, launches piranhas. Then there's the Lotus Assassin which gains stealth points with every kill.

by | November 05, 2016 | 06:04

I am writing to inform you that. The FBI's discovery of more emails tied to Hillary Clinton hasn't hurt her in the polls. On Friday, Comey sent a letter to members of Congress saying that new emails pertinent to the FBI's investigation of Clinton's use of a private server as secretary of state had been discovered in an "unrelated case", later revealed to be the one involving Anthony Weiner, the estranged husband of top Clinton aide Huma Abedin .

by | November 05, 2016 | 05:58

This is the seventh time Arthur, who has waged a lengthy legal battle challenging his conviction and the death penalty, has been granted an execution stay. At the time of Wicker's death, Arthur was in a prison work-release program after being convicted of the 1977 murder of his sister-in-law. Because the jury in Arthur's case did not unanimously agree that he should be sentenced to death, Arthur's lawyers filed a petition requesting that his execution be vacated or stayed.

by | November 04, 2016 | 02:36

Now, the team embarks on a season-high six-game road trip that will take them through the Eastern Conference over the next 11 days. Vancouver had been shut out in back-to-back games before ending the drought in Saturday's 5-2 home loss to the Washington Capitals.

by | November 04, 2016 | 02:31

The student who heard her screams and witnessed her slashed face and body gave an emotional statement to the media, wishing to remain anonymous. Klein appeared in provincial court in Abbotsford on Wednesday. A video of the incident surfaced online shortly after news broke. "The quick reaction of our school staff shows that our critical incident protocols are effective", he said.

by | November 04, 2016 | 02:30

Officials say the measures are justified by the threat posed by the putsch, in which more than 240 people were killed when rogue soldiers commandeered tanks and fighter jets, opening fire on parliament and other key buildings. Seven of its writers have been assassinated since 1978 and some were among those jailed after coups in 1971 and 1980. Monday's detentions of the chief editor, columnists and a cartoonist at one of Turkey's oldest newspapers, Cumhuriyet , sparked an global outcry ...

by | November 03, 2016 | 06:07

Clinton led Trump by 7 points in last month's edition of the poll . The results of the last poll, released October 12, had Clinton up by seven points among likely voters. Seventy-three percent of Republican respondents said they backed Trump on Wednesday and Thursday, but that number jumped to 86 percent Saturday through Monday.

by | November 03, 2016 | 06:05

A pause in the Aleppo fighting was announced this week by Russian Federation to allow civilians and opposition fighters and militants in eastern Aleppo to leave. But on Friday afternoon, a spokesman said the operation had been delayed because of security concerns. If successful, the plan would then see aid delivered for another two days alongside continuing evacuations.

by | November 03, 2016 | 06:03

Partisans have come home: almost nine in ten Republicans and Democrats say they are voting for their respective party's nominee. A poll that showed Donald Trump leading in the U.S. He pointedly refused to attend Mr Trump's nomination in Cleveland in July, while greeting Republican guests at side events in the city. She is ahead of Trump 54 percent to 41 percent.

by | November 03, 2016 | 06:05

In her remarks to the U.N. Security Council Monday, Power said the US "calls on the parties to recommit immediately to the cessation of hostilities, which means halting all military actions on the ground, in the air, and at sea". United Nations aid chief Stephen O'Brien told the council that the humanitarian crisis was worsening, with 80 percent of the population in need of food.

by | November 03, 2016 | 06:06

Death by drug: Officials say the nurse, pictured above, killed the elderly men and women by administering them an unspecified drug. Documents filed at the Woodstock courthouse reveal that on October 6, Wettlaufer was made the subject of a court-ordered peace bond, on the basis of police concerns that she would commit "a serious personal injury offence".

by | November 03, 2016 | 06:02

After her summer races Recio sees a much stronger horse ready to face one of the deepest fields in Distaff history. Friday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Distaff pits champions Beholder and Stellar Wind against the undefeated 2-year-old champ from last year - Songbird - in one of the most-anticipated events of the weekend at Santa Anita.

by | November 02, 2016 | 03:50

Acknowledging her reluctance in the political spotlight, she said, "I would not be here" if she didn't believe so strongly Clinton would be a president she would trust. Trump made two appearances at his hotels this week, raising questions about whether he's trying to shore up his corporate brand, amid signs that his campaign has hurt his family businesses.

by | November 02, 2016 | 03:49

Mumbai : A 32-year-old woman, who was hunting for an accommodation, was allegedly raped by eight persons in suburban Jogeshwari in Mumbai , police said. Following the incident, the woman and her husband reached Amboli Police Station to lodge a complaint. The police have filed a case under Section 376 D under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) for gangrape.

by | November 02, 2016 | 03:50

Rodrigo Duterte's announcement may be only a war of words to gain concessions from the United States, or favors from Beijing, but it is probably a better idea not to jump to conclusions. The position of the new Philippine president contrasts sharply with that of his predecessor Benigno Aquino, who won in July, an worldwide court of arbitration, denouncing the Chinese claims in the South China Sea - where several residents (Vietnam, Brunei, Malaysia, Taiwan) compete fiercely control of islands ...

by | November 01, 2016 | 00:33

Canada hopes the trade agreement will reduce its reliance on the United States as an export market. Politicians in Wallonia , which has a population of 3.6 million compared to over 500 million for the whole European Union , argue that the proposed accord would undermine labour, environment and consumer standards.

by | November 01, 2016 | 00:30

The mood of the dinner soured when Trump jested that Clinton attended the event, which raises funds for Catholic charities , in a bid to suck up to people she "hates". "Usually I charge a lot for speeches like this", she told the crowd, before marveling at her opponent. While she was in Phoenix, her husband was speaking at a rally in Florida.

by | November 01, 2016 | 00:31

He's turned over a new leaf though, telling reporters he had promised God he would not "express slang, cuss words and everything". Despite criticism from the worldwide community for his attitude, Duterte is hugely popular in the Philippines.

by | October 31, 2016 | 01:53

In another video filmed from a different angle, the man can he heard calling members of the press "the enemy " and said that they were "working for the devil". "Don't besmirch the good name of the tens of thousands, the millions of Trump supporters", Conway told CNN . Conway, Trump and his campaign have for months criticized Hillary Clinton for her description of "half" the Republican's supporters as "a basket of deplorables".

by | October 31, 2016 | 01:32

Iraqi troops and security forces advanced towards Mosul from the south and southeast of the city on Sunday, Iraqi officials said, backed by air and ground support from a US -led coalition as they edged closer to the Islamic State stronghold.

by | October 31, 2016 | 01:30

Asadi said the operation, which began on Saturday, aimed to retake the towns of Hatra and Tal Abta, as well as Tal Afar. The two-week-old offensive to drive IS from Mosul had been long-anticipated, since the Sunni extremists stormed into the city in 2014 and drove out a much larger Iraqi force, albeit one that was demoralized from neglect and corruption.