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Explosion near Afghan mosque kills 7 civilians

Explosion near Afghan mosque kills 7 civilians

The conference, labeled the " Kabul Process ", aims to build worldwide support for ways to restore security in Afghanistan . Much of Kabul remained on lockdown ahead of Tuesday's conference, with tighter than usual security including more armed checkpoints and armoured vehicles patrolling the streets.



GOP baseball shooter is dead

The shooter, who is in police custody, was taken to a hospital. President Donald Trump said the suspect in Wednesday morning's shooting at a ballpark in Alexandria, Virginia, has died of his injuries. "He dragged himself, after he was shot, from near second base about 10 or 15 yards into the field, just to be I think a little further away from the gunman; but he was laying motionless out there", Flake said .



May keeps mum after DUP talks

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after a Cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street after the general election in London , on June 12, 2017. But any deal between the DUP and the Tories could worsen tension in Northern Ireland and open the door to a referendum on unity with Ireland. The accord commits the United Kingdom and Irish government to demonstrate "rigorous impartiality" when dealing with competing political views in the region.


Metro dais controversy: CM writes to PM

Metro dais controversy: CM writes to PM

The other personalities, who were denied a chair on the dais include former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala , P.T. Reacting to Sreedharan's exclusion, PT Thomas said, "This shows the arrogance of the BJP". This is why many people are not happy when he was not invited for the inauguration of Kochi metro.


Gunman dead after shooting United States politician

Gunman dead after shooting United States politician

But, Davis said, "I don't think it's a coincidence that no bullets were fired outside the baseball field". Then "a burst of gunfire" erupted, he said. AFP | A rifle-toting U.S. man opened fire Wednesday at about two dozen Republican lawmakers and staff holding a baseball practice ahead of a charity game, wounding a top congressman and at least three others.


Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice

Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice

They were in good spirits despite the heat and humidity as they prepared for the congressional baseball match that pits Republicans against Democrats. In a Tweet he said the congressman will recover. Scalise received an A+ rating from the National Rifle Association and is a member of the Congressional Second Amendment Task Force, according to his congressional website.