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Dead, Suspect In Custody In Lake County Shooting

Dead, Suspect In Custody In Lake County Shooting

Ashmore is in custody, Martin said. As deputies were searching for the gunman, they got reports of a shooting at a nearby winery. It is unclear if Ashmore set the fire. Pat Kelly, a 52-year-old resident of Clearlake Oaks who was at the gas station when Ashmore arrived, told the San Francisco Chronicle that there were "eight to 10 or a dozen gunshots in rapid succession".


Allied Force Takes Syria's Largest Oil Field From IS

Allied Force Takes Syria's Largest Oil Field From IS

US -backed militias said they captured Syria's largest oil field on Sunday, pressing their assault against IS in the east of the country. Syrian troops, backed by Russian warplanes and Iranian-sponsored militias, have retaken almost all of the provincial capital of Deir el-Zour, as well as the town of Mayadeen, another IS stronghold, which is across the Euphrates River from the Al-Omar field.


Opening the JFK assassination files

Opening the JFK assassination files

The documents have been classified for more than 50 years, but a 1992 law mandated they be disseminated within 25 years . "I understand the historical value of the release of those documents, I don't dispute that". After the president announced his decision, Stone tweeted: "Yes! victory!" Meanwhile, White House spokesperson Lindsay Walters said the administration was working "to ensure that the maximum amount of data can be released to the public".


UVA selects a woman to be the University's next Athletic Director

UVA selects a woman to be the University's next Athletic Director

Williams, an athletics administrator at Georgia for the past 13 years and the deputy director of athletics since 2015, will become the first female African-American athletic director at a Power Five school. An All-SEC guard for the Lady Bulldogs from 1985-89, Williams, née Green, played professionally in Spain in 1989. "Her experience as a successful student-athlete, coach, and senior administrator at the highest levels of Division I athletics is impressive", Sullivan said in a release from ...


First Lady Visits Michigan Middle School

First Lady Visits Michigan Middle School

First lady Melania Trump chat with children as she visits American International School of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, May 21, 2017. She noticed some of the tables in the cafeteria were full of either boys or girls, and encouraged students to branch out.