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Melgar was pronounced dead by asphyxiation later that morning. Melgar, who was a staff sergeant in the Army's Third Special Forces Group, had been living in Bamako, Mali, for a few months at the time of his death. The SEAL pair then tried to cover their involvement by telling superiors that Melgar was drunk during combatives - or hand-to-hand fighting exercises - and that is how he got himself knocked out and killed.
  • Pakistan army says 2 soldiers die in terrorists' firing from Afghanistan

    Pakistan army says 2 soldiers die in terrorists' firing from Afghanistan

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    The Pakistani army said the absence of Afghan central government's writ on its side of the border facilitated such militant attacks. "In Afghanistan, 45 per cent of the country is not under government control, which is why the Haqqani network and other terror groups do not need a safe haven in Pakistan", she said, repeating the state's new refrain on cross-border terrorism.
  • Floor collapses during Denton apartment party

    Floor collapses during Denton apartment party

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    Glenn says at least 30 people were in the apartment when the floor gave way, although some witnesses and Twitter video of the incident show more people. "Just jumping, the loudest music you could ever imagine". For the first few seconds, people at the party were trying to understand what had just happened.
  • 12% Increase in Indians Studying in the U.S. in 2017

    12% Increase in Indians Studying in the U.S. in 2017

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    According to the report, a majority of Bangladeshi students in the U.S. study at the graduate level. According to a report published by the US Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs , the total number of Indian students now in the US stands at over 186,000, rising by more than 12% in the last one year.
  • Sunshine, above average temperatures to start the week in Denver

    Sunshine, above average temperatures to start the week in Denver

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    Winds are still light and our overnight temperatures are in the upper 20s to low 30s. Highs climb from the mid 60s today to the upper 60s Wednesday. The next chance for rain will come Saturday as another cold front moves through the state. A weak cold front will move in Wednesday night and this could spark a few light scattered rain showers.
  • Pradyuman Murder: 4 cops under scanner, CBI to question school staff

    Pradyuman Murder: 4 cops under scanner, CBI to question school staff

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    A lot of water has gone under the bridge since class-II student Pradyuman was found dead with his throat slit in the school's toilet in September this year. Earlier the newspaper reported that the accused researched online for different types of poison and methods of removing fingerprints before murdering the seven-year-old.
  • Treasury tried to stop Zuma's free education plan

    Treasury tried to stop Zuma's free education plan

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    The rand breached R14.50 to the USA dollar on Monday morning as news spread internationally of President Jacob Zuma's plan to push through free higher education , reported Fin24. No student is obliged to repay a loan unless and until his or her income reaches a specified level. It is recommended that students with debt, who have since graduated, be offered income-contingent loans (ICL) as well.
  • North Korea soldier flees after being SHOT by OWN side

    North Korea soldier flees after being SHOT by OWN side

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    Three U.S. aircraft carriers steam in formation in the East Sea, leading South Korean and U.S. warships during the allies' joint naval exercise on November 12, 2017, in this photo provided by South Korea's Navy. American presidents often visit Panmunjom and other DMZ areas during their trips to South Korea to reaffirm their security commitment to the South.
  • Police hurt as Morocco football fans go on the rampage in Brussels

    Police hurt as Morocco football fans go on the rampage in Brussels

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    Fans hit the streets after the game and burned at least one auto, smashed glass and looted shops, police said. Morocco needed only a draw from their final Group C game to finish top of the standings in the African preliminaries , ahead of the Ivorians, who had to win to clinch a fourth successive World Cup finals appearance.
  • Soldier shot by North Korean guards while defecting to the South

    Soldier shot by North Korean guards while defecting to the South

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    The soldier is reported to have left his North Korean guard post in front of Panmungak, on the border inside the demilitarized zone, and proceeded to move towards Freedom House on the South Korean side. The JCS official said the soldier had regained consciousness but declined comment on whether his injuries were life-threatening. Military officials from the two sides have used Panmunjom frequently in the past for talks.