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Backed Syrian force captures key IS stronghold Backed Syrian force captures key IS stronghold
- Agosto 14, 2016

Escalating assaults between government soldiers and rebels for control of this key northern city appear to be turning into a crucial battle in the five-year-old conflict, which has killed more than 250,000 people and displaced millions. The SDF were backed in their offensive against IS by US-coalition airstrikes. Residents also say that airplanes either from Syria's government or Russian Federation - a key ally of Assad - have increasingly targeted medical facilities in the city's rebel areas. (los mas...)
Pakistan police arrest ex-husband, father in suspected 'honour killing' Pakistan police arrest ex-husband, father in suspected 'honour killing'
- Agosto 14, 2016

The husband of a British woman who was killed in Pakistan has called for the United Kingdom and Pakistani governments to ensure his wife received justice, as he sought to keep the spotlight on so-called "honour" killings. It is alleged that Shahid, had been tricked into travelling to Pakistan in July and killed for divorcing her first husband and remarrying against the wishes of her family. (los mas...)
Putin felicita a Fidel Castro con motivo de sus 90 años Putin felicita a Fidel Castro con motivo de sus 90 años
- Agosto 14, 2016

Con información de EFE y El Universal. A 90 años de Fidel, una vida envidiable e inalcanzable. "En Rusia usted goza de un gran respeto como hombre de Estado destacado que dedicó toda su vida al servicio del pueblo de Cuba". "No sé si se le podrá desear un buen cumpleaños", señala a la AFP la disidente Marta Beatriz Roque, de 71 años, que fue encarcelada bajo el gobierno del exmandatario y quien ahora está libertad condicional. (los mas...)
Lawyers in Pakistan boycott courts after bombing Lawyers in Pakistan boycott courts after bombing
- Agosto 14, 2016

A suicide bomber detonated his explosives' vest amid the gathering, and survivors later described scenes of panic as the blast ripped through the emergency room. It is the second deadliest in Pakistan this year so far, after a bombing in a crowded park in Lahore over Easter killed 75. But ISIS, a jihadi rival to the Taliban in both Pakistan and Afghanistan, also claimed the attack on its semi-official news agency Amaq. (los mas...)
Court rejects Muslims' demand to lift full-body swimwear ban
- Agosto 14, 2016

Although the organization acknowledges the recent terrorist attacks in France were devastating, they pointed out that numerous victims were, in fact, Muslim. According to the BBC , Lisnard called burkinis a " symbol of Islamic extremism " and anxious that "it might spark fights after several terrorist attacks rocked France in recent months". (los mas...)
Olympics: Ledecky gets fourth gold medal in style
- Agosto 14, 2016

When their sensational 100m butterfly race was over - Schooling romped home in a Games record of 50.39s, almost a second ahead of Phelps, Chad le Clos and Laszlo Cseh who tied for silver in 51.14s - the American and the Singaporean embraced again, this time on a congratulatory note. (los mas...)
Trump contro Obama: Trump contro Obama: "E' il fondatore dell'Isis"
- Agosto 14, 2016

Il riferimento alla corruzione nasce da un'ennesima rivelazione sull'affaire delle email dell'ex segretario di Stato, spina nel fianco che mette in seria discussione la sua trasparenza e credibilità. È lui il fondatore! Lo afferma Donald Trump, invitando le autorità a monitorare lo svolgimento del voto. La candidata democratica alla presidenza Usa Hillary Clinton e suo marito Bill hanno reso nota oggi la loro dichiarazione dei redditi 2015, con entrate per 10.6 milioni di dollari, tassate ... (los mas...)
No charges, for now, after girl drowns in swimming pool No charges, for now, after girl drowns in swimming pool
- Agosto 14, 2016

The sheriff's office says deputies were called to the apartment complex Thursday evening after someone pulled the girl from the pool. Investigators say her daughter was able to gain access to the pool area alone for an undisclosed amount of time. (los mas...)
Tom Daley and Dan Goodfellow overjoyed at bronze win in Olympics
- Agosto 14, 2016

As the historic victory sank in he proclaimed: "I did it for my country because that means so much to me". It's everyone around me. The Sports Editor of the Times replied to Logan, saying that it would be changed in later editions, explaining, "A bit of leeway for how close to deadline we are trying to get these Olympic papers out though!" Goodfellow said it made lodging with Daley worthwhile. (los mas...)
ANC suffers worst poll defeat since apartheid
- Agosto 14, 2016

Nelson Mandela's ANC swept to power in the first national election for all South Africans in 1994. Although the part has beaten it's biggest opponent, the DA will need to for a coalition to secure control there. Including voting for ward councilors, the ANC had 53.8 per cent support and the DA 27 per cent. In a warning shot to the EFF, which has previously called for mine and bank nationalisation and Zimbabwe-style land seizures, he said the DA would not "seek power for power's sake". (los mas...)
Obama to talk IS fight at Pentagon as US expands Libya role Obama to talk IS fight at Pentagon as US expands Libya role
- Agosto 14, 2016

Thursday's attack destroyed a pickup truck with a recoil-less rifle, a gun that fires artillery rounds, according to the Pentagon. The U.S. -led coalition began attacking ISIL fighters in 2014 after they swept through large parts of Iraq and Syria. (los mas...)
Turkey, Russia agree to build Syria mechanism: Turkey FM
- Agosto 14, 2016

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have vowed to restore an "axis of friendship" between Ankara and Moscow amid Turkey faces strained relations with the West . The statement said the head of RDIF, Kirill Dmitriev, would also attend the meeting between the two presidents. The problem needs to be solved with the help of joint steps between Russian Federation and Turkey . (los mas...)
Saudi Arabia Sets a $1.15 Billion US Military Equipment Purchase Saudi Arabia Sets a $1.15 Billion US Military Equipment Purchase
- Agosto 14, 2016

Yemen's defenseless people have been under massive attacks by the coalition led by the Saudi regime for almost 17 months but Riyadh has reached none of its objectives in Yemen so far. The coalition intervened in March past year after Shiite Huthi rebels and allied forces loyal to former president Ali Abdullah Saleh overran Sanaa on September 2014. (los mas...)
Phelps competes in last individual event in Rio
- Agosto 14, 2016

Ledecky broke her own world record with a time of 8:04.79 and finished a staggering 11 seconds ahead of second place finisher, Jazmin Carlin from Great Britain. Joseph Schooling of Singapore won the gold. Debbie Meyer is the only female swimmer to capture the three longest freestyle events at a single Olympics, winning the 200, 400 and 800 at the 1968 Mexico City Games. (los mas...)
Turkey Submitting Request to US for Fethullah Gulen's Arrest, Turkish Media Reports
- Agosto 14, 2016

Sukur, who played for clubs including Inter Milan, Galatasaray and Blackburn Rovers, is accused of involvement in the failed July 15 coup that attempted to unseat President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Gulen said on Friday he would only hand himself over to Turkish authorities if an independent global investigative body first found him guilty. A total of 297 prosecutors and judges are being sought by Turkish authorities for alleged links to the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO), accused of ... (los mas...)
Facebook's shot to control Adblockers is beaten by Adblocker Plus Facebook's shot to control Adblockers is beaten by Adblocker Plus
- Agosto 13, 2016

Facebook jubilantly announced on Monday that has launched a Facebook anti-ad blocker to ensure that display ads are shown, brushing away users' resistance by way of running ad blockers. Either way, it sounds like Facebook plans to keep on fighting to make its advertising partners happy. Although Facebook bragged that it could deliver ads undetectable by such software, it turns out that the ads were less un-blockable than Mark Zuckerberg and friends believed. (los mas...)
New Hillary Clinton Emails Link State Department, Family Foundation New Hillary Clinton Emails Link State Department, Family Foundation
- Agosto 13, 2016

He has never met or had any contact with Ambassador Feltman. "I'm not going to comment on the existence or non-existence of any investigation", he said. Even still, Americans are unlikely to see all of Clinton's emails because of her unprecedented decision to use a private email server exclusively for government business while serving as the secretary of state. (los mas...)
One scenario really could dampen A-Rod's Yankees finale
- Agosto 13, 2016

Rodriguez is set to play his final game for NY on Friday night at Yankee Stadium against Tampa Bay. Rodriguez has been with the Yankees since 2004, costing NY $31. Rodriguez's quiet exit from the Bronx has exacerbated rumors of a rift between himself and the Yankees front office, who will still pay the remaining $27 million on a contract that runs through the end of 2017. (los mas...)
Cops: Boy brutally kills his infant sister, mother arrested
- Agosto 13, 2016

The van's ceiling was covered in blood and investigators said the baby was likely dead when her mother returned to the vehicle. The little girl, who was born on July 26 this year, was pronounced dead at the hospital. Sheriff Gualtieri said numerous interviews conducted during the investigation brought into question the mental health of the 6-year-old boy, who is now in DCF custody in a therapeutic foster program. (los mas...)
Independent third party will investigate NDSU president Independent third party will investigate NDSU president
- Agosto 13, 2016

State University System officials did not immediately have a cost estimate or timeline for the review. McDaniel also referenced a statement Bresciani issued Tuesday in which he said media coverage of the issue "is tangled" and that an objective review would "effectively conclude this matter". (los mas...)