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Smith is married and has two children, but the victim's relationship with him remains unclear. Smith, who had been projected to be up for some bigger jobs this offseason, was arrested at Oakland International Airport and faces three charges stemming from an incident at the team hotel the night before, according to the San Francisco Sheriff's Department.
  • Russian TV Program Uses Arma 3 Gameplay In Segment Celebrating Armed Forces

    Russian TV Program Uses Arma 3 Gameplay In Segment Celebrating Armed Forces

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    A segment honouring Roman Filippov, a pilot of a Su-25 ground attack aircraft who was killed in action in Syria earlier this month, appeared to show Su-25 "Frogfoot" jets in action. 'The programme is aimed at the viewers of an older age, 40-50 years. Either that or they can't tell the difference. The incident was reminiscent of a November story in which Russia's Ministry of Defense used a screenshot of a mobile game to claim the United States was aiding ISIS.
  • Trump announces new North Korea sanctions

    Trump announces new North Korea sanctions

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    The White House said any talks with North Korea must lead to an end to its nuclear program after senior officials from Pyongyang visiting South Korea said on Sunday their government was open to talks with the United States. While that claim was questionable, it significantly tightens the noose on North Korean trading. Tensions heightened past year as the North aggressively pursued its weapons capabilities with its sixth and most powerful nuclear test, as well as three tests of ...
  • 'Herculean forces' brought down Patrick Brown: Family friend

    'Herculean forces' brought down Patrick Brown: Family friend

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    Mulroney, who last week repeatedly called for Brown to back out of the leadership race, welcomed his decision in a statement released shortly after his announcement. Brown had been accused of sexual misconduct by two women, prompting his resignation from leadership on January 25. A Toronto news outlet says a source close to Brown confirms he, his family, and his girlfriend have been receiving threats.
  • Doctor: Florida shooting victim lucky to be alive

    Doctor: Florida shooting victim lucky to be alive

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    Paramedics immediately began treating her after a deputy got her to respond by shaking her, and that's when paramedics chose to transport her to a hospital 10 miles away instead of another one 30 miles away. "She was in what we call decompensated shock, her blood pressure was very low for us". Wilford was released from the hospital on Wednesday and escorted back home to Parkland by four police officers on motorcycles and three Chevy Tahoes behind them.
  • West Virginia teachers to keep striking Tuesday

    West Virginia teachers to keep striking Tuesday

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    Striking teachers in West Virginia are to return to the classroom on Thursday, Gov. Jim Justice said Tuesday in announcing he is offering teachers and school service personnel a revised 5 percent pay raise in the first year to end their statewide walkout.
  • Israel bans Palestinian education minister from visiting Arab school in Jerusalem

    Israel bans Palestinian education minister from visiting Arab school in Jerusalem

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    As of the writing of this post , no official government announcement has been made. "Canada's Conservatives recognize the obvious fact that Israel, like every other sovereign nation, has a right to determine where its capital is located". Israel controls access to and from Jerusalem and can prevent Palestinian ministers from entering the city. Canada should have some kind of consular presence in Jerusalem, but a decision on an embassy is a separate discussion, he added.
  • China lauds Pakistan's counter-terrorism efforts

    China lauds Pakistan's counter-terrorism efforts

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    The diplomatic setback has sparked anger in Islamabad against United States, which championed the motion against Pakistan at the FATF meeting in Paris. JuD is believed to be a front for Lashkar-e-Taiba, the militant group blamed for the Mumbai attacks, which killed 166 people and brought Islamabad and Delhi to the brink of nuclear war.
  • Xiaomi teases upcoming Snapdragon 845-powered Mi Mix 2S with Antutu score

    Xiaomi teases upcoming Snapdragon 845-powered Mi Mix 2S with Antutu score

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    Rumors of the Mi Mix 2S have floated around the Internet over the past few weeks without official confirmation. There is a possibility that there could be lower RAM and storage variants of Mi MIX 2S. "The current model has a 5.99" Full HD+ display and it's powered by a Snapdragon 835 processor with either 6GB or 8GB of RAM. The device is expected to feature a notch at the top corner of the display where it will house the front-facing camera.
  • Iran establishes second permanent military base in Syria

    Iran establishes second permanent military base in Syria

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    The report was based on satellite images acquired exclusively by Fox News , showing what appears to be a military base eight miles northwest of Damascus. On Capitol Hill Tuesday, the top US military commander for American forces in the Middle East said Iran was "increasing" the number and "quality" of its ballistic missiles it was deploying to the region - when asked during a House Armed Services Committee by Rep.
  • Oakland mayor warns of impending ICE operation

    Oakland mayor warns of impending ICE operation

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    The Chronicle reported in January that federal officials were planning a big Northern California operation created to send a message that immigration policy will be enforced in the sanctuary state. "Her statement at this time may have done more harm than help", he said. I know that Oakland is a city of law-abiding immigrants and families who deserve to live free from the constant threat of arrest and deportation.
  • Change in approach was key to impressive Milan win - Gattuso

    Change in approach was key to impressive Milan win - Gattuso

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    Roma , themselves on a decent run after taking nine points from the last nine on offer, now find themselves outside the top four after wins for Inter Milan and Lazio this weekend. "I am so happy!" The surging San Siro outfit face Lazio in the second leg of the Coppa Italia semi-final on Wednesday and will remain in Rome ahead of the match.
  • 6 friends shattered by Florida shooting forge new bond

    6 friends shattered by Florida shooting forge new bond

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    In Connecticut, Nathaniel Laske, a high school junior, said he had asked school administrators about the apparent absence of lockdown drills or a mass shooting plan in the event something happened during school theater productions. Diener said Cruz sometimes missed target practice because he had detention. Both of Obymako's children attended Douglas High School. The NRA Foundation has provided more than $335 million in grants since 1990.
  • Ruling BJD wins Bijepur bypoll in Odisha

    Ruling BJD wins Bijepur bypoll in Odisha

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    It is still an acknowledgment of the BJD's astute electoral management that the party cornered 56 per cent of the polled votes in a constituency it had lost the last three times, and which the BJP had swept in the rural polls held only a year ago.