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Texas Tech student accused of killing campus police officer

Texas Tech student accused of killing campus police officer

According to an arrest affidavit, East took Daniels to the university police station to book him on a paraphernalia charge. Students at Texas Tech University say they feel pain and shock after one of the school's police officers was fatally shot Monday night, but they're being comforted by the unity and support.


US offers $12 million for Hezbollah operatives

US offers $12 million for Hezbollah operatives

During this briefing the the State Department also offered a $7 million award for information that would lead to the arrest of Hezbollah leaders in Lebanon Talal Hamiyah and a $5 million award for Fuad Shukr. U.S. officials believe Shukr was born in 1962, either in Beirut or the Bekaa Valley. "We are talking about Hezbollah and the Lebanese army, and unfortunately this is the reality".


Gunfight in Hajin, two militants, two soldiers killed

Gunfight in Hajin, two militants, two soldiers killed

The encounter broke out just two days after a joint team of security forces killed top Jaish e Mohammad commander Umer Khalid. The statement from Srinagar defense spokesperson reads, "In an intense operation in Hajin, Bandipora two terrorists were killed, Two Air Force Guard personnel were martyred in the action".



Justices end 4th Circuit travel-ban challenge

The state filed a lawsuit in February challenging the original travel ban, which sought to bar new visas for people from seven mostly Muslim countries. The new open-ended ban, scheduled to take effect on October 18, removed Sudan from the list while blocking people from Chad and North Korea and certain government officials from Venezuela from entering the United States.


Catalan leader delays claim to independence

Catalan leader delays claim to independence

A October 1 referendum in the north-eastern province - which Catalan leaders say resulted in a Yes vote for independence - was declared invalid by Spain's Constitutional Court. He said, "It's an important time for us, and if it's not today, we will have to wait again another generation - 30 or 40 more years". Analysts said Puigdemont's call for conciliation might not stave off a sharp reaction from the Madrid government, which has a range of options at its disposal.


Two University Staffers Killed in Ambush in Eastern Kenya

Two University Staffers Killed in Ambush in Eastern Kenya

According to Coast Regional Police Chief Larry Kieng, the two university staff members died on the spot following the ambush. Mabokoni Campus director Hood Anwar said the two were killed when they had hiked lift on the institution's vehicle which was ferrying police officers from Diani police station.