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Anthony informs Knicks he's set on Houston

Anthony informs Knicks he's set on Houston

Other teams the Rockets have hoped could help them net Anthony in a three-way deal have also reportedly said no to Anderson. "I don't know, I don't know", he said. Carmelo Anthony has remained quiet throughout the chaos surrounding the Knicks this summer, not commenting when Phil Jackson was sacked, when Kristaps Porzingis skipped out on his exit interview , when the team hired a new general manager or even when he was the subject of trade talks.


Thousands of Militants Return to Syria From Lebanon

Thousands of Militants Return to Syria From Lebanon

The transfer echoes deals struck within Syria in which Damascus has shuttled rebels and civilians to Idlib and other opposition areas. Jabhat al-Nusra, now known as Hayat Tahrir Al-Sham (HTS), and ISIS took over large swathes of the Lebanon-Syria border region in 2014.


Turkey replaces land, air and navy commanders

Turkey replaces land, air and navy commanders

The Supreme Military Council (YAS) on Wednesday made a decision to replace the heads of its three main armed services with other top members of the military, according to Turkish television channels. Turkish President Erdogan is expected to host a dinner for YAS members at the presidential complex on Wednesday evening. Under the latest changes, the commander of the Turkish land forces, Salih Zeki Colak, was replaced by the head of the gendarmerie , Yasar Guler.


After serious allegations, Imran Khan vows to emerge 'stronger'

After serious allegations, Imran Khan vows to emerge 'stronger'

Ayesha Gulalai has been facing a malicious smear campaign on social media since she held a press conference to talk about the harassment charges. The show-cause notice served on Gulalai states that she has been found involved in acts of misconduct and violation of PTI's disciplinary rules by holding a meeting with the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa governor, leveling baseless and serious allegations against the party chief and abstaining from voting for the prime ministerial candidate nominated by party.


Black Police Group Addresses Trump's Endorsement Of Police Brutality

Black Police Group Addresses Trump's Endorsement Of Police Brutality

Sessions, who is well known for his tough-on-crime stands and his strong support of police officers, made the concession that "bad" officers contribute to a lack of community trust, according to a report at Politico . We are professionals. We fully expect law enforcement around the country to behave as professionals", said Perry Tarrant, president of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE).



Wildfires contribute to smoke over cities

The Lower Mainland, though farther from the fires, has not been spared, as winds from the Interior push wildfire smoke through the valleys to the coast creating high risk conditions. "Overnight, we've had widespread smoke get mixed down and fine particulate matter levels have become elevated in many parts of the region", said Doerksen, who monitors air from West Vancouver to Hope.