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Philippines pounds militants; civilians found shot dead

The army deployed more ground troops over the weekend and dispatched army and air force helicopters to carry out rocket strikes on Maute positions as fighters held buildings and a bridge deep inside a predominantly Muslim city where few civilians remained.


Meghan Markle attends Pippa's wedding reception with Prince Harry

Meghan Markle attends Pippa's wedding reception with Prince Harry

Matthew and Pippa briefly dated in 2012 but became serious a year ago. LOL, Bucklebury. And as a source told the site, Markle and Harry were wary of shifting the focus to themselves on Middleton's wedding day, because they know they are hotter and cooler.



Texas passes softened voter ID law after judge finds bias

The lawsuits have already begun: El Paso County has asked a federal court to block a "sanctuary cities" crackdown signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott that opponents say invites racial profiling by police and will push immigrant crime victims further into the shadows.


Cavs advance to finals, James surpasses Jordan in playoff scoring

Cavs advance to finals, James surpasses Jordan in playoff scoring

For their superstar, LeBron James , it's his seventh straight Finals. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James has moved past Hall of Famer Michael Jordan as the leading scorer in National Basketball Association playoff history. KD has since figured out a way to deal with the haters, and he doesn't care how mad people are about him going to the NBA Finals with the Warriors.


More arrests in Manchester attack; UK remains on high alert

More arrests in Manchester attack; UK remains on high alert

Details about Abedi's identity had already emerged in the U.S. media less than 24 hours after the explosion and against the UK's wishes. It came hours after the Home Secretary said members of bomber Abedi's terror network could still be at large, despite optimism that further threats had been quashed.


Jakarta blasts: Attackers linked to IS, police say

Jakarta blasts: Attackers linked to IS, police say

Indonesia, the world's most populous Muslim-majority country, has long struggled with Islamic militancy. "We wanted to look for instructions at that location, or evidence. The police wrapped up a crime scene investigation in the early hours and handed over the probe to their elite anti-terror squad. Preliminary investigations indicated that the duo's target was a group of police officers who were in the area to escort a parade ushering in the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, which starts ...