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Damascus says Israeli planes target military positions in Syria

Damascus says Israeli planes target military positions in Syria

Israel has struck more than 200 Iranian targets in Syria since 2017, according to an IDF report released on Tuesday. Israeli warplanes targeted several military positions of the Syrian army in Hama and Tartus after violating Lebanon's airspace, but they had to flee the area after they faced the Syrian army's air defense and their rockets were intercepted by the air defense system.


Off-duty Dallas officer shoots, kills man after going into wrong apartment

Off-duty Dallas officer shoots, kills man after going into wrong apartment

She then told emergency responders that she believed the victim's flat was hers when she entered it after finishing her shift. After entering Botham Shem Jean's apartment, the officer shot him at least once. Authorities didn't say how it happened, but she ended up opening fire at the person. Jean was hired at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Dallas after an internship with the company, according to his father.



Ex-Trump campaign aide Papadopoulos sentenced to 14 days in prison

In Friday's sentencing, Papadopoulos was also handed 12 months of supervised release, 200 hours of community service, and a fine of $9,500 (£7,350). They said Papadopoulos's initial lies hindered investigators' ability to effectively question, challenge or detain Joseph Mifsud, the London professor who had contacted him.



Trump Tells Montana Rally Crowd: If I Get Impeached, it's Your Fault

He brought one man to the stage to talk about how his administration was helping the coal industry. "They like to use the " impeach " word", he said, before launching into an impression of his critics. Trump was stopping in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to attend a fundraiser for Republican Rep. Kristi Noem, who is running for governor, before returning to the White House late Friday.


Passengers and crew fall ill on two planes from Europe to US

Passengers and crew fall ill on two planes from Europe to US

Larry Coben said on Twitter that fellow passengers were asked to fill out CDC forms detailing where people have recently traveled. Some had complained about coughs, headaches, sore throats, and fevers. "I'm very happy that they have taken such a great care", he said. "It was handled very well". "They said there are some passengers that are ill so we are going to go out on the runway and hang out".


Obama says Trump is capitalizing on resentment

Obama says Trump is capitalizing on resentment

Mr Obama warned that American democracy depended on his audience turning out to vote in the November's congressional mid-term elections. "We have the chance ... "And when people stop showing up, like in 2010 and 2014 where fewer people voted, a vacuum forms, and a politics of fear and resentment fills that void".