• Security Tightened At Kentucky High School

    Security Tightened At Kentucky High School

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    That disrupted school, caused understandable concern, led to a police presence on campus and an investigation. School was canceled Tuesday at a middle and high school in one town in ME, due to a threat made involving a Kentucky school. Administrators say police are working to make sure the school campuses are safe. "We'll be in and out all week unless they can find who made the threat", he said.
  • Benghazi attacker guilty of terrorism, acquitted of murder

    Benghazi attacker guilty of terrorism, acquitted of murder

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    Benghazi-born Khattala , who served time in the notorious Abu Salim prison in Tripoli in 2011, was acquitted of 14 of the 18 charges after a jury deliberated for five days. Khatallah waived his right to speak first with an attorney, and prosecutors used his statements in the trial. Defense attorneys said their evidence against him was shoddy.
  • Man pleads not guilty in deadly truck attack on bicycle path

    Man pleads not guilty in deadly truck attack on bicycle path

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    A court-appointed lawyer spoke on his behalf and entered a plea of not guilty. He appeared to have recovered from the shot he took in the abdomen from the police officer who arrested him after the attack. Saipov told investigators "he felt good about what he had done", having been inspired by IS videos and begun planning the attack in 2016, according to a criminal complaint filed the day after the attack.
  • Saquon Barkley headlines All-Big Ten Special Teams group

    Saquon Barkley headlines All-Big Ten Special Teams group

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    The senior, a three-year all-conference player, is the first Penn State safety named first-team all-Big Ten since Anthony Scirrotto in 2008. On defense, Marcus Allen highlighted the group by being named a first-team safety by the coaches and a second-team by the media.
  • Iranian, Armenian Top Diplomats Discuss Bilateral Ties

    Iranian, Armenian Top Diplomats Discuss Bilateral Ties

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    Zarif, who arrived in Yerevan at the head of a politico-economic delegation on Tuesday, discussed bilateral ties as well as regional and global developments with his Armenian counterpart Edward Nalbandian. The economic forum was attended by tradesmen and entrepreneurs from the two countries. "We attach great importance to our relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran and we are eager to expand bilateral cooperation in areas of economy, energy, and free trade zones", highlighted the head of ...
  • Tampa police question man about Seminole Heights slayings

    Tampa police question man about Seminole Heights slayings

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    A tip led officers to a McDonald's in Ybor City where they found a person with a gun. Police have a red vehicle cornered off with crime scene tape in the parking lot. "We have recovered other firearms before, so we will see", Dugan said. "As far as optimistic and if I believe this has to do with Seminole Heights, Yes I believe this has to do with Seminole Heights".
  • Air Force didn't report dozens of convictions to background check database

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    Kelley case has prompted immediate actions to correct reporting deficiencies and prevent future occurrences", Air Force spokeswoman Ann Stefanek said in a statement on Tuesday. "The error in the Kelley case was not an isolated incident and similar reporting lapses occurred at other locations", the Air Force said in a statement.
  • West Bengal government holds a state reception in honour of Ramnath Kovind

    West Bengal government holds a state reception in honour of Ramnath Kovind

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    In 2022 India will celebrate 75 years of her existence as a free country. Speaking to the global community and various business leaders at the Horasis Asia Meeting, Mamata harped on better connectivity and shorter travel time to neighbouring nations like Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan, and other South East Asian countries as one of the positives for setting up businesses in the state.
  • Britain and the European Union agree Brexit divorce bill

    Britain and the European Union agree Brexit divorce bill

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    A Department for Exiting the EU spokesman said: "Intensive talks between the United Kingdom and the European Commission continue to take place in Brussels this week as we seek to reach an agreement". The divorce bill has been a major sticking point in negotiations, with European Union negotiators refusing to progress talks onto subjects like the transition deal until "sufficient progress" was reached on it and other issues like European Union citizens' rights and the Irish border.
  • A total of 26000 United States troops deployed in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria

    A total of 26000 United States troops deployed in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria

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    The DMDC numbers, first reported by Military Times, gave evidence of what has been widely known and occasionally confirmed by Pentagon officials for years - that the official counts, or Force Management Levels (FMLs), on the numbers of troops in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan are well below the actual numbers of service members in each country.