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US soldier killed in ‘apparent insider attack’ in Kabul: NATO


November 3, 2018

One US soldier was killed and another wounded in an “apparent insider attack” in Kabul on Saturday, NATO said, in the latest such assault on international forces in Afghanistan. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the third so-called “green-on-blue” attack in less than three weeks that have rattled foreign troops tasked with training and assisting the war-torn country’s …

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PML-N refuses to discuss protests against Aasia’s acquittal with govt


November 3, 2018

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Friday declined to sit with the government to discuss the issue of countrywide demonstrations by workers and supporters of Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) after the National Assembly’s session was adjourned due to a lack of quorum. The main opposition party urged the government to discuss the issue of prevailing law and order situation, which …

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Kid dresses up as Waffle House hero for school’s ‘Hero Day


November 3, 2018

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (KTRK) — A Tennessee fifth grader passed on the superhero cape and opted for medical tape instead at his school’s “Hero Day.” Many of his classmates dressed up as fictional heroes, but Tayir Thomas told his mom he wanted to be like the “real deal.” He wore a gray hoodie with the word “live” on it and tape …

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2 Dead After Wall Collapses at Baltimore Amazon Fulfillment Center


November 3, 2018

Two people are dead after a weather-related building collapse at an Amazon distribution warehouse on Baltimore’s southeast side, the fire department said. A 50-foot wall collapsed late Friday at the Amazon Fulfillment Center as a storm hit the area, Baltimore Fire Chief Roman Clark told WBAL. Clark said one person was found under debris and taken to a hospital, where the …

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Police Search For Motive in Florida Yoga Studio Slayings


November 3, 2018

What was supposed to be a routine Friday night ritual of socializing, dining and exercising in an upscale shopping center a few miles from Florida’s Capitol turned into a chaotic scene after a gunman shot two people to death and wounded five others at a yoga studio before killing himself. Tallahassee police say 40-year-old Scott Paul Beierle shot six people and …

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Justice Lawyers Fail to Halt Trump Financial Records Release


November 3, 2018

A federal judge denied the Justice Department’s efforts to halt legal proceedings in a case accusing President Donald Trump of violating the U.S. Constitution — opening the door for Trump’s critics to soon gain access to financial records related to his Washington, D.C., hotel. Trump has been fighting multiple lawsuits that argue that foreign representatives’ spending money at the Trump …

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Many Women Ran For Office, Will They Win in Record Numbers?


November 3, 2018

Gender politics have been a defining issue of this election cycle, beginning back with the mobilization by women against the victory and inauguration of President Donald Trump. But it’s not clear whether the #MeToo movement — and the controversy that sometimes surrounds it — will translate into political success for either party on Tuesday. More women than ever before won …

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‘We Are Not Killers’: Migrant Caravan Responds to Trump


November 3, 2018

As President Donald Trump ramped up his anti-migrant rhetoric ahead of Tuesday’s midterm elections, exhausted Central Americans walking across Mexico in hopes of reaching the United States said they were mostly perplexed and turned off by his threats, which they perceive as exaggerated. The U.S. president has spent the final days of the campaign hammering the issue as he tries …

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Divers See Indonesian Plane Fuselage, New ‘Ping’ Heard, Official Says


November 3, 2018

Divers reported seeing the fuselage and engines of the crashed Lion Air jet on the seafloor and a ping locator has detected a signal that may be from the cockpit voice recorder, Indonesia’s search and rescue chief said Saturday. Speaking on the sixth day of the search, Muhammad Syaugi said that two engines and more landing gear had been found. …

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