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Palestinians freeze U.S. contacts over threat to shutter PLO office in DC

Palestinians freeze U.S. contacts over threat to shutter PLO office in DC

The U.S. said it wasn't cutting off relations with the Palestinians and remained focused on a comprehensive peace agreement between Israelis and Palestinians. While refusing to negotiate with Israel, the Palestinians have pursued this policy of joining global organizations and treaties, and, by doing so, have adopted a "scorched earth" policy whereby the PA evades direct negotiations and instead hijacks the missions of worldwide organizations to wage diplomatic warfare against Israel.


Pittsburgh police issue warrant for suspect in shooting of rookie officer

Pittsburgh police issue warrant for suspect in shooting of rookie officer

An arrest warrant identified the suspect as Rahmeal Sal Holt, 29, and warned that he should be considered armed and risky, state police said on Twitter. On Sunday, police arrested Harper, who they allege fled the traffic stop after Holt bolted from the SUV. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Shaw's funeral is set for Wednesday at Mount Saint Peter Church.


One pilot dead, another injured in Air Force crash

One pilot dead, another injured in Air Force crash

ET) northwest of the city of Del Rio, the Air Force said in a statement . Monday evening, Air Force officials said emergency personnel were on scene to assist in the recovery efforts. "Our people take top priority, and we are committed to ensuring their safety and security". A T-38C aircraft crashed today near Del Rio, Texas. A T-38 Talon flying over Edwards Air Force Base.


Pradyuman Murder case: Ashok Kumar granted Bail

Pradyuman Murder case: Ashok Kumar granted Bail

The court exonerated Ashok saying it's a matter of life and death and allowed the bail with a bond of Rs 50,000. The District Court judge observed that CBI did not submit any evidence against conductor Ashok. After arresting Kumar, the state police had accused him of trying to sodomise the victim, and killing him when he tried to raise an alarm. Haryana Police arrested Kumar few hours after Pradyuman's body was discovered in the school's bathroom.


In Tripura, Journalist Sudip Datta Bhowmik Shot Dead By Policeman During Argument

In Tripura, Journalist Sudip Datta Bhowmik Shot Dead By Policeman During Argument

The incident occurred in RK Nagar, about 20 kms from the state capital Agartala. He was rushed to the Agartala Government Medical College where he was declared brought dead. But when he reached there he apparently had an argument with a PSO of the Commandant outside the latter's office, during which the PSO shot at him. Another journalist, Gauri Lankesh, was shot dead point blank outside her residence on the outskirts of Bengaluru, Karnataka on September 6, triggering protests in many parts ...