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Syria war: Air strike on IS prison in Mayadeen 'kills dozens'

Syria war: Air strike on IS prison in Mayadeen 'kills dozens'

Ryan Dillon, a colonel and spokesman for the US-led coalition, said: "With every single allegation we will take it and look into it". The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 42 prisoners and 15 militants died when the facility in the Mayadeen area was hit early on Monday.


Andrea Constand thanks supporters after Cosby mistrial

Andrea Constand thanks supporters after Cosby mistrial

It has become increasingly common for judges to keep juror names secret during high-profile trials, though not after the case has ended, said Paula Hannaford-Agor, who studies juries for the nonprofit National Center for State Courts. Mike McCloskey, one of six alternate jurors chosen for the almost two-week trial, discussed his experience in an interview with Pittsburgh radio station WDVE .


Michael McCarthy found guilty of second-degree murder in 'Baby Doe' case

Michael McCarthy found guilty of second-degree murder in 'Baby Doe' case

Michael McCarthy , 37, escaped conviction on the more serious charge of first-degree murder for allegedly punching 2½-year-old Bella Bond to death in the apartment he shared with his former girlfriend, Rachelle Bond , and dumping her plastic-wrapped body in Massachusetts Bay.



Palestinians and one Israeli soldier killed in East Jerusalem

At approximately 7:30 PM on the Sabbath evening, two Arab terrorists armed with knives and a homemade Carl Gustav sub-machine gun attacked Jews at Zedekiah's Cave, injuring four. A road leading to Damascus Gate full of stalls opened especially for Ramadan was closed off by police. Israeli policemen secure the scene of the shooting and stabbing attack outside Damascus gate in Jerusalem's old city June 16, 2017.


Afghan Commando Wounds Fires On US Troops, Wounds Seven Troops

Afghan Commando Wounds Fires On US Troops, Wounds Seven Troops

Special forces killed four of the insurgents but two held out for several hours, it said, adding that nine police and 13 civilians were wounded in addition to the dead. That was one of the deadliest Taliban attacks on an Afghan army base to date. Two policemen were also killed. The soldiers were assisting operations against the Islamic State in the restive eastern province.


Schwarzenegger, Macron riff on Trump's campaign slogan in selfie video

Schwarzenegger, Macron riff on Trump's campaign slogan in selfie video

Mr. Schwarzenegger posted the video to his Twitter , captioned " with President Macron, a great leader ". In a video posted to several social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, and Snapchat on Friday, Arnold Schwarzenegger and French President#emmanuel macron posted a video together as the two promoted the need to focus on environmental issues, while mocking Donald Trump with a form of his " Make America Great Again " slogan.