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Nasrallah said his group is nearly done fighting extremists elsewhere in the region, and will now "give all its time" to Jerusalem and the Palestinians. Gates said he expects the tension to rise between Shiite Iran and Saudi-led Sunni Arab states "as Iran continues in trying to increase its influence and meddling across the Middle East".
  • 2 magnitude natural disaster rocks southern Iran

    2 magnitude natural disaster rocks southern Iran

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    Another quake, which Iranian state media reported at 6 and the USGS reported at 5.4, hit western Iran on Monday, in the same region where a magnitude 7.3 natural disaster killed at least 530 people last month. Iran is prone to near-daily earthquakes because it sits on major fault lines. Tremors were felt as far as Kuwait, Qatar, Turkey, Lebanon, Israel and the United Arab Emirates.
  • Stealthy Russian hacking group steals $10 million over two year-period

    Stealthy Russian hacking group steals $10 million over two year-period

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    The average haul from United States banks was about $500,000, and it stole over $3 million from three Russian lenders. The Moneytaker malware was used in both Russian attacks. The tools include privilege escalation tools compiled based on codes presented at the Russian cyber security conference ZeroNights 2016, malware created to log keystrokes and take screenshots, fileless malware that exists on in RAM, the Citadel and Kronos banking Trojans, and point-of-sale (POS) malware.
  • Sheryl Crow Shares Sandy Hook Tribute Song 'The Dreaming Kind'

    Sheryl Crow Shares Sandy Hook Tribute Song 'The Dreaming Kind'

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    While much of her work in DC centers around fighting for gun control measures, she said these local events are a way to keep grounded. Crow told Good Morning America that she was inspired to write "The Dreaming Kind" because of "the anger and the frustration and the disillusionment" she felt after the recent mass shooting at a Las Vegas country music festival in October.
  • Suspect in killing of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind pleads guilty

    Suspect in killing of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind pleads guilty

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    She faces up to life in prison (without the possibility of parole). "Savanna's body was found in the Red River on August 27th, 2017", Prosecutors said. Although the mother, Norberta LaFontaine-Greywind, declined to comment after the hearing, she looked happy and relieved. Now that Crews has taken responsibility for her actions, supporters say they hope her loved ones will start to get some closure.
  • US Soldier Who Defected to North Korea in 1965 Dies

    US Soldier Who Defected to North Korea in 1965 Dies

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    Once in Japan, Jenkins in 2004 was subject to a USA court-martial in which he said he deserted because of fear of being sent to fight in Vietnam. Charles Jenkins, a U.S Army deserter to North Korea who married a Japanese abductee and lived in Japan after their release, has died.
  • Indonesia to voice developmental concerns at WTO conference

    Indonesia to voice developmental concerns at WTO conference

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    While he hasn't followed through on many of his threats to rip up trade accords or take on China, President Donald Trump is questioning the WTO's ability to police global commerce. This week's meeting in Buenos Aires will also address issues including food and agriculture, e-commerce, fisheries, and development. "We need to break down the logjam that's prevented this organisation from playing the part it should in global trade", she said in a speech.
  • Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Boris Johnson set for talks in Iran

    Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Boris Johnson set for talks in Iran

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    The Foreign Office said both Johnson and Rouhani "spoke forthrightly" during their almost hour-long meeting and "agreed on the need to make progress in all areas", without elaborating. She has worked for BBC Media Action and Thomson Reuters Foundation, the news agency's charitable arm, though not as a journalist. He also said he would underline the UK's support for the 2015 nuclear deal - struck between Iran and six world powers - but "make clear" concerns over the country's activity.
  • Three children dead after suspicious house fire

    Three children dead after suspicious house fire

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    Paying tribute to her on Facebook Kirsty Livingstone posted: "Demi Pearson you are one of the funniest An (sic) loving young woman that iv ever got to know..." A police spokesman said: 'Shortly before 5am police were called to reports of a house fire on Jackson Street in Walkden, Salford .
  • Inventors of the internet plead to stop net neutrality repeal

    Inventors of the internet plead to stop net neutrality repeal

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    The proposed Order removes long-standing FCC oversight over Internet access providers without an adequate replacement to protect consumers, free markets and online innovation. This group points to a 43-page comment submitted by internet experts in July, which was critical of Pai's early rulemaking notice. Ultimately, those who signed the open letter feel that there's only one option: "It should be stopped".
  • Fukrey Returns jumps huge on Saturday

    Fukrey Returns jumps huge on Saturday

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    Fukrey Returns finally hit the theatres on Friday and the makers did not have to wait long to find out how it is doing. Today, the trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter and shared the box office collection of Fukrey Returns on day two.