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Search continues for inmates accused of killing 2 guards

The Putnam County Sheriff's office confirmed to 11Alive in Atlanta that two prisoners being transported were able to overpower the guards on the bus before killing them and escaping. Monica and Billue were both transfer sergeants at Baldwin State Prison. Monica was with the Corrections Department for almost eight years, while Billue was a 10-year veteran of the department, the Atlanta Journal Constitution reported .


Man dies after ramming auto carrying explosives into police convoy in Paris

Man dies after ramming auto carrying explosives into police convoy in Paris

And just hours before the Champs-Élysées incident, in another suspected terrorist attack, a driver rammed a van into pedestrians exiting a mosque in north London, killing at least one person. Gendarmes jumped out of the vehicle, ran to the auto, smashed its windows and pulled out the driver in an apparent attempt to save him, according to witness accounts.


Republican holds lead in Georgia race seen as Trump referendum

Republican holds lead in Georgia race seen as Trump referendum

Georgia 6th Congressional District hopeful Jon Ossoff is getting help from a fellow Democrat who also tried to pull an upset in Republican territory. "Campaigns are won by the foot soldiers and people like you". Handel's victory means Democrats were unable to win any of the special elections to replace Trump's Cabinet members.



Israel demands PNA condemnation on slaying of policewoman

The move previous year was decried by rights groups as a form of collective punishment . The police and the soldiers fired many live rounds, killing the three Palestinians, and wounding two Palestinian bystanders; one suffered a moderate injury, and the other was mildly wounded.



Russia Putin: Navalny urges people to join anti-corruption protests

The national day was picked by opposition leader Alexey Navalny for the latest round of rallies created to muster support for his bid to unseat President Vladimir Putin at next year's election. The Moscow city government had previously approved the protest to be held in a square just outside the center. Teenagers were seen crafting signs in the streets, the AP reported.


May faces Brexit strategy fight amid political turmoil

May faces Brexit strategy fight amid political turmoil

Major, who began work engaging with the IRA to end the Northern Ireland conflict, said the peace process was still "fragile" and cautioned an agreement could mean the Government will no longer be seen as impartial. At talks with his counterparts in the 28-country EU, Philip Hammond said his "clear view and I believe the view of the majority of people in Britain is that we should prioritize protecting jobs, protecting economic growth and protecting prosperity as we enter those negotiations ...