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World 2 police officers shot, killed in Kissimmee, Florida
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Neither officer has been identified, but both were men, sources said. The Florida Highway Patrol said there was "heavy police activity" in the area and told people to avoid the area. The Kissimmee Police Department confirmed the information via Twitter. Chief Jeff O'Dell took over the department in August 2016. The shooting took place in the area of Cypress Street around 9:30 p.m.

World Alleged Barcelona driver Moussa 'dead, two on run'
Author: 0 Alleged Barcelona driver Moussa 'dead, two on run'

Moussa Oukabir is the younger brother of Driss Oukabir , whose ID was used to rent the van and whose photo was released by police in the aftermath of the attack. After seeing his face on the news, Oubakir's brother Driss handed himself in to police and is helping them in their enquiries. Driss has denied any involvement, reportedly telling police that his identity docs were stolen and used by someone else to obtain the vehicle.

World Barcelona terror attack fails to scare away visitors
Author: 0 Barcelona terror attack fails to scare away visitors

The family has asked that their privacy be respected. Citizens from at least two dozen countries have been injured or killed in the van attack in the Las Ramblas area of Barcelona and the coastal town of Cambrils , The Guardian reported quoting the Catalan authorities.

World Where to watch the 2017 Solar Eclipse in Philadelphia
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For instructions on how to make one, visit https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/how-make-pinhole-projector-view-solar-eclipse . The excitement has been building locally for the roughly 90 percent of the eclipse we are likely to see. Instead, you can use a method called pinhole projection: by letting sunlight shine through an opening, such as a hole in a sheet of paper, and onto another surface, you can see a projection of the crescent sun .

World USA judge orders deportation of Palestinian activist
Author: 0 USA judge orders deportation of Palestinian activist

A Palestinian activist from Chicago is returning to Detroit for a final court hearing before she's eventually deported for concealing her convictions in two Jerusalem bombings. In her plea, Odeh also admitted that "At the time she made the false statements, Defendant knew the statements were false, and that she made the false statements intentionally and not as a result of any mistake, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder or any other psychological issue or condition, as she had previously claimed ...

World Barcelona terror attack: Family plea for Australian boy lost on Los Ramblas
Author: 0 Barcelona terror attack: Family plea for Australian boy lost on Los Ramblas

Speaking after Julian's grandfather made a plea for information, Theresa May said United Kingdom authorities were "urgently looking into reports" that a child, who has dual British nationality, is missing. A Hillsong Church spokesperson told AAP its church in Barcelona is supporting her and her family. "They have advised they were directly affected", she said.

World Jon Lester not expected to miss extended time with injury
Author: 0 Jon Lester not expected to miss extended time with injury

It was Cincinnati's most productive inning since scoring 10 runs in August 2015 versus Detroit. In 2017, Lester has an 8-7 record with 4.37 ERA with 155 strikeouts and a 1.27 WHIP. Lester is a four-time All-Star, three-time World Series champion, NLCS MVP and Cy Young finalist. Lester has been one of the keys to the Cubs' second-half surge.

Author: 0 War would be 'horrific' but North Korea nukes 'unimaginable'

It was apparently those changes that led North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to delay a decision on whether he would fire missiles towards Guam, a territory of the United States that North Korea has repeatedly threatened to bomb. In a Twitter comment, Trump said, "The alternative would have been both catastrophic and unacceptable!" While they may have provoked South Korea and the U.S.in the past, their threats were always carefully choreographed to avoid total-war.

World PM Modi dividing the country: Rahul Gandhi
Author: 0 PM Modi dividing the country: Rahul Gandhi

This should set at rest speculation that his government is set to remove in any precipitate action the special status that Kashmir enjoys. This is a clear message to Modi if he is willing to learn any lesson from the 70-year history of the conflict.

Author: 0 Korea-US Military Drill to be at Similar Scale to past year

It's expected to last until August 31, the Pentagon said in a statement Friday. South Korea's top military officer nominee said Friday that he was not considering the scaling-down of the joint war games with the United States as a way of diplomatic negotiations in resolving the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula.

World Leading wildlife conservationist murdered in Tanzania
Author: 0 Leading wildlife conservationist murdered in Tanzania

Authorities in Tanzania say they have seized 368 kilograms (811 pounds) of ivory tusks that conservationists believe were taken from 15 slain elephants. Since 2012, the unit has arrested more than 2,000 poachers and ivory traffickers and has a conviction rate of 80%. "Wayne was one of Africa's leading and most committed conservationists".

World Democratic Congress members, including 3 from Va., call for Censure of Trump
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Nadler, U.S. Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-New Jersey) and U.S. Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Washington) said they will present the resolution at 10 a.m. President Andrew Jackson, whom Trump has praised in the past, is the only president the full Senate has censured , though the House of Representatives censured President James Polk in 1848 for starting the Mexican-American War "unconstitutionally".

World Rep. Rohrabacher Meets With WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange
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After a Wednesday meeting with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange , Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) is convinced that Russian Federation did not leak emails damaging to Hillary Clinton's campaign to WikiLeaks during the 2016 election. Rohrabacher said he had information he planned to carry back to Trump when he returned to the United States, including a request that the WikiLeaks organization be given a news media seat inside the White House press room.

World SC asks Karti to appear before CBI on August 23
Author: 0 SC asks Karti to appear before CBI on August 23

The case being investigated is related to alleged irregularities in the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance to media house INX Media for receiving overseas funds. The apex court brushed aside Karti's allegation that he was being harassed in the name of FIPB approval and that the real target was his father. His council also argued that it has become a fashion for the CBI to target the relatives of prominent politicians.

World Venezuela's opposition-held parliament rejects powers voted by ANC
Author: 0 Venezuela's opposition-held parliament rejects powers voted by ANC

The National Assembly "only obeys the constitution and the people", said National Assembly Vice President Freddy Guevara via twitter . They refused to attend an extraordinary session this week, and so Constituent Assembly President Delcy Rodriguez announced that the body would therefore assume the powers of the National Assembly.

World Three little girls found brutally murdered in Maryland home
Author: 0 Three little girls found brutally murdered in Maryland home

Three girls under 10 were found dead on Friday morning inside a house in Clinton, Maryland. The relative discovered all three with "trauma to the body" at the home in a quiet residential neighborhood of single family homes in Clinton, Md ., according to Jennifer Donelan, a spokesperson for the police department.

World House Democrat Files Impeachment Against Trump
Author: 0 House Democrat Files Impeachment Against Trump

On Aug. 17, Cohen took to Twitter to share an official statement on his decision. He said Trump was wrong to say there "were very fine people on both sides", responding that "There are no good Klansmen". The Tennessee lawmaker also asserted that Trump had undermined national security with his remarks. He brought up the KKK's terrorist acts, including the assassination of MS civil rights icon Medgar Evers in 1963.

World Saudi forces deployed in Yemen's port of Aden amid friction
Author: 0 Saudi forces deployed in Yemen's port of Aden amid friction

It said almost three-quarters of air strikes on schools, 38, and hospitals, 52, were carried out by the Saudi-led alliance. "I am particularly concerned by the high number and severity of violations suffered by children in 2016, which include alarming levels of killings and maiming, recruitment and use, as well as prohibitions to humanitarian access", says the boss of the united nations in this draft text.

World California woman desperately searching for husband gone missing in Barcelona
Author: 0 California woman desperately searching for husband gone missing in Barcelona

She said she had reached out to the USA embassy in Spain for help and had called local hospitals searching for him. "Next thing I know there's screaming, yelling", Nunes-Tucker told NBC News . Earlier in the day, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered his condolences to the victim's loved ones, and said officials were "still confirming the death or injuries" of any other Americans.

World Six Flags will now only fly American flag
Author: 0 Six Flags will now only fly American flag

The park previously stood behind its display of the Confederate flag, but decided to make a change after the violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia last week, Fox News reported. It is not the same flag as the better known Confederate Battle flag . Three of them flew Confederate flags, a park spokesperson told WFAA. Flags were replaced Friday at Six Flags Over Texas , Six Flags Fiesta Texas and Six Flags Over Georgia, the only parks where the flags were flown.

World Trump kills advisory panel on infrastructure needs
Author: 0 Trump kills advisory panel on infrastructure needs

Shortly after, Trump tweeted that he was disbanding the two groups. And Campbell Soup CEO Denise Morrison said she had no choice but to quit the manufacturing council after Tuesday, when Trump clung to his point of view in an off-the-cuff press conference.

World I don't want to go to prison, weeps Charlottesville white supremacist
Author: 0 I don't want to go to prison, weeps Charlottesville white supremacist

The blogger was featured in a Vice News documentary filmed before, during and after the rally in Virginia turned violent. Spotify says it is also reviewing others bands listed in Digital Music News' article. I carry a pistol, I go to the gym all the time . It was not immediately known Friday if Cantwell had surrendered. "Within 10 minutes we banned him for life".

Author: 0 North Korea: Nuclear Talks Only If US Stops 'Hostile Policy' and Threats

President Donald Trump last week declared the US military "locked and loaded" and said he was ready to unleash "fire and fury" if North Korea continued to threaten the United States. But as Heather Nauert, a State Department spokeswoman, said on Tuesday , the U.S. has no plans to do so. In that article, both secretaries made it abundantly clear that the "strategic patience" policy of the Obama administration was a mistake and the USA now pursues a new policy of " strategic ...

Author: 0 War would be 'horrific,' US says, but N. Korean nukes 'unimaginable'

Gen. Dunford and Gen. Vincent Brooks, commander of U.S. Forces Korea, vowed Monday to press ahead with annual joint military drills with South Korea despite claims by the North that such exercises are a dress rehearsal for overthrowing Mr. In Seoul, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said he would consider sending a special envoy to North Korea for talks if the North stops its missile and nuclear tests, in an effort to jumpstart diplomacy.