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Author: 0 Israel strikes Gaza after missile across border: Army

An Israel Defence Forces tank attacked a Hamas post in the southern Gaza Strip in response to rockets fired on southern Israel. Israel struck a position of Islamist group Hamas in Gaza on Monday, the army said, hours after a missile was sacked across the border from the besieged-Palestinian enclave.

World In Minneapolis, fake sign warns of 'easily startled' police
Author: 0 In Minneapolis, fake sign warns of 'easily startled' police

The mayor said she would not resign. Damond, 40, was shot at close range by officer Mohamed Noor through the window of the squad auto as she stood next to it, and died soon after. Mayor Betsy Hodges said in a written statement that she and Ms Harteau agreed on Friday that Ms Harteau would step aside. "This is our house", said one woman.

World Three Palestinians, 3 Israelis Killed in Holy Shrine Unrest
Author: 0 Three Palestinians, 3 Israelis Killed in Holy Shrine Unrest

Sweden, Egypt and France have requested for the UN session to "urgently discuss how calls for de-escalation in Jerusalem can be supported", said Sweden's deputy envoy to the UN, Carl Skau. In spite of the murders of the two policemen which made the additional security necessary, Palestinians believe the new gates violate agreed arrangements for entry to the mosque, Islam's third-holiest site.

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Author: 0 "Shrinkflation" leads to 2529 products reducing in size

More than 2,500 products have shrunk in size over the past five years while still being being sold for the same price, according to official data. The BBC quoted the ONS as saying: "Our analysis doesn't show a noticeable change following the referendum that would point to a Brexit effect".

World Chinese fighter jets intercept United States surveillance plane
Author: 0 Chinese fighter jets intercept United States surveillance plane

Logan said he could not confirm how close the Chinese jet came, but reports citing unidentified defense officials say the plane got within 300 feet of the US plane. The cinema has portable digital projectors and will occasionally travel to other Chinese-controlled islands in the South China Sea to entertain troops and residents, the report said.

World Spieth Overcomes Quadruple-Bogey, Wins British Open
Author: 0 Spieth Overcomes Quadruple-Bogey, Wins British Open

Spieth can surpass Tiger Woods as the youngest victor of a career grand slam by claiming next month's US PGA at Quail Hollow and Els believes he can elevate himself to the same level as Woods. Spieth's dramatic victory on the links at Royal Birkdale in north-west England saw him add the Open's famous Claret Jug to the Masters green jacket he won at Augusta in 2015 and his US Open title the same year.

World California woman arrested after posting deadly crash on Instagram
Author: 0 California woman arrested after posting deadly crash on Instagram

The live Instagram video footage was recorded by Mary Hernandez, a friend of a Sanchez's friend before it was removed from after being up for nearly 24 hours. She added, "I love my sister... this is the last thing I thought was going to happen to us". It shows a young woman broadcasting herself live on Instagram as she drives down the road and raps along with the music.

World BT Group PLC (BT) Earns Sell Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
Author: 0 BT Group PLC (BT) Earns Sell Rating from Deutsche Bank AG

It now has negative earnings. This is assuming the current $0.40 EPS is accurate. This translates into $73.73 million profit for WPG giving the stock a 5.66 P/E. Therefore 88% are positive. On The Beach Group PLC has a one year low of GBX 185.00 and a one year high of GBX 425.75. The stock has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 617.77 ($8.07).

World Not sure if 39 missing Indians are alive: Iraq (Second Lead)
Author: 0 Not sure if 39 missing Indians are alive: Iraq (Second Lead)

Besides the missing Indians , the Iraqi Minister and Sushma Swaraj are to discuss the entire gamut of bilateral relations as well as regional and worldwide issues of mutual interest. The 39 Indians have been missing in Iraq since July 16, 2014, and are alleged to have been kidnapped by Daesh in Mosul. However, media reports later said that the prison had been completely destroyed.

World DSP lynching case: 20 people arrested, says IG Kashmir
Author: 0 DSP lynching case: 20 people arrested, says IG Kashmir

Khan said one of the accused was Sajad Gilkar, who went underground after the incident and was killed in an encounter with security forces in Budgam on July 12. "The mob violence had drawn widespread condemnation". Some youngsters, according to police, shouting pro-Zakir Musa slogans were coming out of the masjid to welcome Mirwaiz Umer Farooq.

World Trump blasts Hillary, fake news, says he 'has complete power to pardon'
Author: 0 Trump blasts Hillary, fake news, says he 'has complete power to pardon'

Sessions has said repeatedly that he never discussed campaign-related issues with Russian officials and that it was only in his capacity as a US senator that he met with Kislyak . The House and Senate struck a deal on a bill that puts new sanctions on Russian Federation for its interference in the US 2016 election and its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria.

World A new path on health care
Author: 0 A new path on health care

The Congressional Budget Office released its estimates on the revised version of the Senate Republican health care bill that would only repeal Obamacare . The analysis could complicate matters for the divided Republicans, who shelved the bill on Monday after four senators said they could not support it.

World Spieth sets off in search of third major golf title
Author: 0 Spieth sets off in search of third major golf title

A big, black laden cloud which had been hovering finally burst and it seemed to rain on Kuchar's parade as he plunged his tee-shot on the 16th into the fairway bunker and then three-putted to rack up a potentially crippling double-bogey. 5. Kuchar's one-over-par round of 71, in the gusty winds Friday, was only slightly soured by a bogey on the 18th. He played his last seven holes in 7 under to shoot the 32nd 63 in major championship history.

World Senate in State of Confusion Over Health Care
Author: 0 Senate in State of Confusion Over Health Care

After the more comprehensive Senate health care bill ran aground on Monday night, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell unexpectedly said he would call a vote on a simple repeal of Obamacare . "We shouldn't leave town, and we should hammer this out and get it done", the president said. The proposal is to pass a repeal bill with a two-year delay, giving Congress a hard deadline by which to put a new system in place.

Author: 0 Violent clashes in Jerusalem leave several dead, more than 100 wounded

Following Friday's terror attack in the Halamish settlement, which claimed the lives of a father and his two adult children and wounded his wife, Israel deployed thousands of additional troops across the West Bank. The Israeli Cabinet convenes, with officials not ruling out removing the metal detectors if a satisfactory alternative to them is approved by police.

World 10 of Prince George's cutest ever moments
Author: 0 10 of Prince George's cutest ever moments

It's day two in Germany and day four of the entire tour for the Royal family, who are now in Heidelberg, Germany . Princess Charlotte was visiting Germany with her parents when she got a little emotional. Prince George made headlines for sneezing and shaking his hand as if to clean it off, and photographs of the two peeking out the plane windows at each airport make the rounds on social media.

World Poland's President Andrzej Duda vetoes law on courts — BBCI
Author: 0 Poland's President Andrzej Duda vetoes law on courts — BBCI

But Poland's ruling Law and Justice Party (PiS) is not backing down, and the 100-seat Senate passed the bill with 55 votes. The United States is another country where the government supports Supreme Court judges. Since regaining power in October 2015, the ruling Law & Justice party, which backed Duda's presidency, has challenged democratic principles enshrined in the European Union treaty and sparked warnings about a drift toward authoritarian rule.

Author: 0 Forecast calls for thunderstorms; flash-flood watch issued

Forest Service officials warning of flash floods following the tragic flooding event in Payson that killed ten people. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. However, Larson said conditions this weekend should significantly dry up. The agency has issued a beach hazards statement for the areas that remains in effect through 12 a.m.

World Trump attacks 'intelligence leaks' over claim key official discussed policy with Russians
Author: 0 Trump attacks 'intelligence leaks' over claim key official discussed policy with Russians

Kislyak's accounts of the conversations were intercepted by US intelligence agencies. One official told the Post that Sessions' statements were "misleading" and "contradicted by the evidence". "Is this the real thing? - before I draw a conclusion on it". The revelation prompted the attorney general to recuse himself from the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of Russian interference in the election and any ties between that government and the Trump operation.

World Solomon praises LASIEC for peaceful conduct of election
Author: 0 Solomon praises LASIEC for peaceful conduct of election

Also, in Ikeja, APC polled 6,191 votes while PDP got 990 votes. Result for Ward D Unit 001, Oremeta Street, Ojodu: chairmanship -Accord - 1 APC - 38; and PDP - 15 councillorship- Accord-0 APC - 36; and PDP - 19. "There may still be more because we've not finished the whole process but as of now, we have close to about 110 suspects in custody". Meanwhile, security agencies, including the police, military, Security and Civil Defence Corps and Immigration, have deployed their personnel to ...

World Key US Senator Warns Trump Against Early Pardons In Russia Probe
Author: 0 Key US Senator Warns Trump Against Early Pardons In Russia Probe

The Washington Post cited a Justice Department spokeswoman, Sarah Isgur Flores, as saying: 'Obviously I can not comment on the reliability of what anonymous sources describe in a wholly uncorroborated intelligence intercept that the Washington Post has not seen and that has not been provided to me'.

World China again urges India to withdraw troops
Author: 0 China again urges India to withdraw troops

The history of the Chinese Army in the past 90 years has demonstrated its increasing capacities and unshakable determination to safeguard national sovereignty and territorial integrity, he said. "India should not leave things to luck and not harbour any unrealistic illusions", the spokesperson said, adding that its military had taken emergency measures in the region and would continue to increase focused deployments and drills.