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Death toll from Somalia hotel attack rises to 39

Death toll from Somalia hotel attack rises to 39

Witnesses said a third blast came from a suicide bomber who detonated an explosives-laden vest at the hotel's front entrance, as three attackers in Somali military uniform were shot at the rear entrance. But Bashir Hassan Farah, another ambulance medic, later said he saw 20 dead bodies, a lot of them civilians. "Abdifatah Abdirashid, the hotel owner, and three of his bodyguards died", Abdiqani said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chrome will soon warn you about tricky mobile subscription signups

Chrome will soon warn you about tricky mobile subscription signups

Google is going to release Chrome 71 in the next month (December) and there is a new feature added in it through which your browser will warn you about sites that might try and bill you without your full knowledge or consent. Of course, the internet users can turn the filtering off but a majority of them are likely to leave their settings on default causing Google to flag a huge number of ads and affecting the website's revenue. Consulte Mais Informação

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Protesters Target Tucker Carlson's Home

Protesters Target Tucker Carlson's Home

The Antifa local group branded Mr Carlson a "racist s***bag" urging the Fox News host to leave his home. The protesters were doubling down and defending their protest after the ensuing backlash. "I think Tucker is a bad influence on modern America but that doesn't justify harassing him at home", Boot said in a tweet . " Who are we? What are we becoming? ". Consulte Mais Informação

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Camp Fire now most destructive wildfire in California history; 9 dead

Camp Fire now most destructive wildfire in California history; 9 dead

Are you in the area or have you been evacuated? About 800km to the north, nine people were found dead in and around the Northern California town of Paradise , where more than 6,700 homes and businesses were burned down by the Camp Fire. Firefighter Adrien Mahnke pauses while battling the Camp Fire as it tears through Paradise, Calif ., on November 8, 2018. Sonoma Valley firefighters inspect burned out cars to make sure they are clear of human remains following a fire through a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Melbourne knife attacker inspired by Islamic State

Melbourne knife attacker inspired by Islamic State

Police said the driver got out of the vehicle, which then caught fire, and attacked three bystanders with a knife before being fatally shot by police. "You're trained to shoot to kill, not to shoot to wound". Commissioner Ashton also says there was no suggestion that Khalif was inspired by James "Dimitrious" Gargasoulas, who is now on trial facing six charges of murder after allegedly mowing down pedestrians in January 2017. Consulte Mais Informação

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Northern California's Paradise 'Destroyed' as More Wildfires Rage

She and her husband "knocked on doors, yelled and screamed" to alert as numerous residents of 53 mobile homes and recreational vehicles as possible, Bernacett said. God help us!' Bernacett said before breaking down crying. Authorities said around 105,000 people had been evacuated in southern California. Typically, for Los Angeles at least , the serious headlines are interspersed with others reporting that the mansion from the television series The Bachelor is burning, or that the homes ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Austrian Government Says Colonel May Have Been Russian Spy For Decades

Austrian Government Says Colonel May Have Been Russian Spy For Decades

In August, Kneissl caused controversy by inviting Putin as a guest of honor to her wedding. But unlike most of the European Union nations, Austria decided not to expel Russian diplomats over the Skripals. According to Austrian media reports, the colonel was paid an equivalent of $340,000 for his services. He demanded "transparent information from the Russian side", saying that "the [Russian] ambassador - or rather, an authorised representative, because the ambassador is not in Austria ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Officer killed in California bar shooting described as hero

Officer killed in California bar shooting described as hero

Sean Adler, 48, was a bouncer at Borderline Bar & Grill. Police have identified Ian David Long , 28, as the suspected gunman. Another photo from 2014 shows Ian Long with his arm draped around his mother in front of Dodger Stadium. On the same ShadowSpear post , Long had said: "I am graduating with a B.S.in Athletic Training in two months". He declined to engage in questions on whether the nation needs stricter gun control laws. Consulte Mais Informação

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US, UK raise concerns on dissolving Parliament in Sri Lanka

US, UK raise concerns on dissolving Parliament in Sri Lanka

He called for snap polls on January 5, soon after his coalition reportedly said that it could not get enough votes in support of former president Mahinda Rajapaksa , who was sworn in as Prime Minister. The party said in a Twitter message that it will meet the elections commissioner to discuss the constitutionality of Sirisena's move. "Unfortunately, we fear that recent actions, if not corrected, will threaten your country's democratic development and derail the progress made in recent ... Consulte Mais Informação

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California wildfire claims 5 lives and quadruples in size

California wildfire claims 5 lives and quadruples in size

He said: "The town is devastated, everything is destroyed". In a matter of hours, it became apparent how quickly the fires were moving due to dry conditions and strong winds in the region. After an 8-2 regular season, Paradise was rewarded with the No. 3 seed in California's Northern Section Division II playoffs and a home game that would have been played Friday night against Red Bluff. Consulte Mais Informação

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Saudi-Led Coalition in Yemen Asks US to Stop Refueling Its Aircraft

Saudi-Led Coalition in Yemen Asks US to Stop Refueling Its Aircraft

The move comes amid an ongoing global outcry over Saudi actions in Yemen, particularly after a string of high-profile coalition strikes that have killed scores of civilians, many of them children. Backed by Saudi air raids, loyalist troops for the first time entered residential neighborhoods on Thursday, using bulldozers to remove concrete road blocks installed by the rebels. Consulte Mais Informação

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Democrats wrest power away from Republicans at the state level

Democrats wrest power away from Republicans at the state level

In Michigan, Democrat Gretchen Whitmer defeated Republican Bill Schuette, upending years of Republican control in the state. Democrats did win gubernatorial races in Kansas, Wisconsin and IL, as well as four other states. Republicans were largely on defense but also were angling for gains in a few traditionally Democratic states, such CT. State legislative results were similarly mixed (as were congressional outcomes). Consulte Mais Informação

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Britain 'will not accept Brexit deal' separating it from Northern Ireland

Britain 'will not accept Brexit deal' separating it from Northern Ireland

DUP leader Arlene Foster said the letter "raised alarm bells for those who value the integrity of our precious union and for those who want a proper Brexit for the whole of the UK". The DUP MP Sammy Wilson heaped further pressure on the government, telling the BBC Radio 4's Today programme that the letter was sent to the party but was put into the public domain by Downing Street. Consulte Mais Informação

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