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Tribute to Slain Muslim Teen is Set Afire in Washington

Nabra never made it home safely. "I'm speechless. Nabra was brutally abducted & murdered". Darwin Martinez Torres , 22, is being held on second-degree murder charges in Hassanen's death. Many who turned out in support of Nabra Hassanen and her family Wednesday said they're fearful for their children's safety after the attack. For what? We don't know this guy.

At least 123 people killed in Pakistan oil tanker fire

Dr Naseer also warned the death toll was likely to rise. - March 26, 2007, Nigeria: At least 93 killed in northern Kaduna State as people try to recover fuel from an oil tanker following an accident. While Saudi Arabia and most other Muslim countries celebrated the holiday on Sunday, Pakistanis will celebrate on Monday. Over 70 others were injured.

McConnell now faces hunt for GOP votes for Senate health bill

Remarkably, some of the GOP are already arguing the bill does not go far enough and are planning to oppose it in its current form. He joined with three other conservative senators on Thursday to announce opposition to the bill as written.

Trump Hits Dems in Tweet Over GOP Healthcare Bill

States could not get exemptions to Obama's prohibition against charging higher premiums for some people with pre-existing medical conditions, but the subsidies would be lower, making coverage less affordable, Pearson said. But according to a new poll released by the Kaiser Family Foundation on Friday, only 38 percent of Americans are aware of the significant cuts to Medicaid that would be delivered by the House-passed bill (the poll was conducted before the details of the Senate bill ...

Toll from Pakistan tanker fire climbs to 148

The tragedy came one day before Pakistan was due to begin Eid ul-Fitr celebrations marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, with many roads crowded as people travel home for the holidays. They told the APP that police tried to prevent people from collecting oil, warning of the fire hazard, but the crowds ignored the warnings. Abdul Malik, a local police officer who was also among the first to arrive, described a "horrible scene".

Body found in search for missing priest Father Martin Xavier Vazhachira

The body of the priest who went missing at Edinburgh, Scotland, was found on a beach away from his residence. While the cause of death is yet to be ascertained, the body has been sent for forensic tests. Before his appointment to Corstorphine in October a year ago, Fr Martin Xavier also served in the parish of Falkirk. Fr Vazhachira was last seen on Tuesday.

Republicans unveil new healthcare to replace Obamacare but four Reds rebel

At lightning speed and with a little over a week for wider review, the Republicans' bill could influence health care and health insurance of every American. A Republican senator up for re-election next year just got some bad news about the Senate GOP health care bill. "I think there will be a lot of agreement on it, there will be some questions because it is a very hard thing with a lot of moving pieces.

Six insurers to offer plans in Obamacare marketplace next year

The federal government would remain the chief regulator of health insurance . It drew strong reaction from Vermont's congressional delegation and Republican Gov. "The protections around pre-existing conditions are still in place in the Senate bill , but the waiver authority gives states options that could include limiting coverage for people with pre-existing conditions ", says Pearson.

Nigerian Muslims end 2017 Ramadan Fast, declare Sallah

Mr. Abubakar, who made the announcement in his palace in Sokoto on Saturday, said Muslim faithful in Nigeria are to observe the Eid El Fitr Sallah celebrations Sunday. immediately after sunset on Saturday, 24th June, 2017 equivalent to 29th Ramadan 1438 A.H. and report to the appropriate quarters". "Oman, however, has not sighted the moon, and thus declared Monday June 26 as the first day of Eid al-Fitr".

ISIS leader may have died in airstrike near Raqqa — Russian military

Reuters also spoke to a colonel with the Iraqi national security service, who said that it is unlikely Baghdadi was there and that one of his aides may have been killed in his place. air strike. He expected Baghdadi to come out soon with a message to prove he was still alive. His group has earned global notoriety for imposing a hardline form of Islam that has included stonings, beheadings and amputations.

Qatar goes ahead with $12bn United States fighter jet deal despite Trump's criticism

Last year, after the State Department approved the jet sale, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency issued a report saying that the proposed sale "enhances the foreign policy and national security of the United State by helping to improve the security of a friendly country and strengthening our strategically important relationship".

Manny Pacquiao excited about fighting for big Brisbane crowd

I personally think that the fight might not go the distance and could finish early in Mannys favor so the outcome will not be influenced by a decision.”. He said Pacquiao's preparation has been gruelling. "Training is good, we did a lot of hard work, I am very excited for the fans to give a good show to show my best and in boxing ring", Pacquiao said.

Violence hits Darjeeling, Mamata Banerjee resolves to restore peace

Kiran Tamang, Assistant Commander of the Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB), was critically injured in the clash and was taken to a nursing home for treatment. The GJM, an ally of the Centres ruling NDA, has intensified its agitation for a separate Gorkhaland state. The protesters were seen carrying black flags and the Tricolour as they assembled at the Chowkbazar and raised slogans demanding that the police and security personnel be immediately removed from Darjeeling .

Egyptian-American Muslim Teen Killed in 'Road Rage Incident' in US

The father of the 17-year-old Muslim girl who was allegedly assaulted and murdered while going to a mosque with her friends is speaking out about the daughter he described as his close friend. Detectives say Torres then took Nabra with him in his vehicle to a second location nearby in Loudoun County. Social media have been flooded with shock and resentment, with Muslims calling on authorities to investigate the murder as a hate crime .

Portugal in mourning as fight against fire goes on

Portugal's Interior minister said that 25 of the victims had been identified by Monday afternoon and that authorities were moving fast to complete all identifications. Local residents said they had been without the support of firefighters for hours as their homes burned. Officials say 47 people died Saturday night on a road as they fled the flames.

Inmates Kill 2 Prison Bus Guards And Escape, Georgia Sheriff Says

Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills said Rowe and Dubose then stole a vehicle in a carjacking; the unidentified driver was not injured. Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills said Rowe and Dubose then carjacked a getaway vehicle and fled, armed with the officers'.40-caliber Glock pistols.

New Rep. healthcare bill to transfer wealth from have-nots to haves: Obama

You may not agree with me, but we can probably agree that what is happening now is embarrassing, shameful and will do harm to us. Using remarkably caustic language, Mr. SENATE: The bill would repeal most Obamacare taxes beginning after December 31, 2016, including the 3.8 percent net investment income tax on wealthy Americans.

Proteas to bat first against England at Taunton

England opener Jason Roy became the first cricketer to be given out obstructing the field in T20 global history on Friday. Andile Phehlukwayo bowled a dot ball last delivery of the game, with England needing four to win, to see South Africa squeeze home in a thriller.

Turkish troops arrive in Qatar for exercises amid Gulf crisis

Qatar has denied accusations by its neighbors that it funds terrorism, foments regional instability or has cosied up to their enemy Iran. On Monday Qatar held war games with Turkish troops, showing off one of its few remaining strong alliances after two weeks of unprecedented isolation.

Philippines' Duterte says didn't seek US support in city siege

The Philippine military suffered its worst day yet in its fight to reclaim Marawi from ISIS-linked militants, losing 13 marines during heavy door-to-door fighting on Friday. A USA official, who requested anonymity, confirmed to Philippine media that the support they are providing to soldiers to suppress terrorism is in form of aerial surveillance and they are providing electronic eavesdropping and communications assistance.

Gulf crisis: Qatar's neighbors issue ultimatum, call for Al-Jazeera shutdown

According to the document posted on social media, the four countries demand that Qatar closes Al-Jazeera, downgrades diplomatic ties with Iran and shuts a Turkish military base in the emirate. Kalin said the Turkish president touched on the issue while speaking by phone to the Saudi King and Crown Prince, adding that Turkey demonstrated a constructive stance towards the issue of Qatar and said Ankara will take the necessary steps when delegated to carry out a task.

Residents evacuated as fire breaks out at building in east London

London Fire Brigade said a man suffering from smoke inhalation has been taken to hospital. The flat and the building's roof were destroyed by the flames.

UK high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests

Camden council representatives talk as they help residents as they are evacuated from the Burnham residential tower block on the Chalcots Estate, in the borough of Camden, north London , Friday, June 23, 2017. He said the decision to evacuate four towers on the Chalcots Estate in Camden, north London , was taken because a failed cladding test had been "compounded by multiple other fire safety failures".

Trump's Faint Praise For China's Xi Jinping

When asked about Otto Warmbier , the 22-year-old American student who died after being detained for 17 months in North Korea for allegedly trying to steal a propaganda banner, Mattis called the DPRK's actions "beyond any kind of understanding of law and order".

Cable car crashes in tourist resort in Kashmir, killing 5

The cable vehicle service has been suspended for the time being and rescue operations are underway, the news report stated. A tree fell on the ropeway of Gulmarg Gondola and snapped it leading to the cable vehicle falling down, a police official said.

How the Senate GOP Health Care Bill May Impact New York

For instance, the Senate GOP proposal would still forbid insurance companies from raising premiums or withholding coverage to people with preexisting medical problems - one of the hallmarks of the Affordable Care Act , often referred to as Obamacare.

Leo Varadkar: Indian-origin openly gay doctor is Ireland's new Prime Minister

Varadkar has already appointed Simon Coveney, who challenged him for the leadership of Fine Gael, the deputy leader of the party. Mr Varadkar's Cabinet reshuffle saw leadership rival Simon Coveney made the effective " Brexit Minister", while Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe has been tasked with preparing "for the challenges and opportunities of Brexit".

Real Madrid star to remain at the Bernabeu

Mourinho, 54, is accused of two counts of tax fraud - €1.6m in 2011 and €1.7m in 2012. It will be up to a judge to decide whether to take Mourinho to court. Perez assured the fans that the Portugal global would be honouring his contract with Real Madrid while insisting that he would contact the star striker only after the conclusion of Portugal's Confederations Cup campaign.

Dramatic video shows teen falling from Six Flags ride

After falling from the vehicle, the girl struck a tree before landing in the crowd of park guests and employees, who had gathered below in a bid to catch her. According to a news release, sheriff's investigators assisted by park personnel inspected the ride and the vehicle the victim was riding in and found that everything was in proper working order and all safety equipment was intact and operational at the time of the incident.

US tries to use better China ties to press North Korea

On Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will welcome State Councilor Yang Jiechi and General Fang Fenghui, chief of Chinese army staff, to the State Department. "That's what we'll be focusing on in this discussion with the Chinese this week", she said. "The Chinese remain unconvinced that the US goal is not regime change".

Take your Dog to Work Day

Murphy only visited work. "He's had a good sniff around and everyone has been making a fuss of him". Thousands of people across the United Kingdom will bring their four-legged friends into their workplaces today. Official charities this year are All Dogs Matter and Animals Asia, according to the Evening Standard . Spokesperson Sarah Lynch said "studies have shown that it does increase employees perception of the workplace", but she does warn that "employees are encouraged to get up and ...

Modi-Trump US Meet: Discussion over partnership, counterterrorism

It not only provides an opportunity to connect with other members of the ecosystem but also gives access to important resources such as its learning and development programme, information about relevant government schemes, a forum to brainstorm and discuss, news and blogs among others, it said.

Trump lashes out at Obama over latest report on Russian election meddling

The bombshell report reveals that former President Barack Obama was made aware of the Russian hacking in August of 2016 but hid it from the American people. Investigators are now trying to ascertain to what extent the incoming administration interfered with retaliation efforts put in motion by Obama. This is about defending the integrity of our government & our election system.

Trump wishes Muslims 'warm greetings' for Eid

Because the timing of Eid al-Fitr is based on sighting of the moon as per the Islamic lunar calendar, it can be hard to predict when the festival will happen in any given country. At a local observance of World Refugee Day at Edgewater Park June 24, Muslims in attendance did not eat during the daytime picnic, but packed up food and took it home for later consumption.

Dennis Rodman: 'People don't see … the good side' of North Korea

But it was unclear if Pyongyang was preparing for a sixth nuclear test. In a letter notifying Congress of the move, Trump wrote that the "existence and risk of proliferation of weapons-usable fissile material on the Korean Peninsula" together with the "provocative, destabilizing, and repressive actions" of the Pyongyang regime "continue to constitute an unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security, foreign policy, and economy of the United States".

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