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Turkish army Kills 200 Syrian Kurdish Militants in Airstrikes

Turkish army Kills 200 Syrian Kurdish Militants in Airstrikes

Turkish jets carried out 26 airstrikes on 18 Syrian Kurdish YPG militant targets in northern Syria and killed 200 militants, said the Turkish army in a statement on Thursday. The PYD representative called the move an effort by Ankara to stop consolidation of Kurdish political and territorial influence in Afrin canton in northern Syria and a reaction to a breakdown ... Read More »

24 killed during stampede in northern India

24 killed during stampede in northern India

Twenty-four people were killed and 50 injured in a stampede on an overcrowded Rajghat bridge on the border of Varanasi and Chandauli when followers of a religious leader were crossing it to attend a congregation this afternoon. The deadly incident occurred when thousands of followers of Baba Jai Gurudev, a controversial guru who died four years ago, tried to simultaneously ... Read More »

Two officers killed, One injured in Palm Springs shooting, police say

Two officers killed, One injured in Palm Springs shooting, police say

Two police officers have been shot dead and another wounded in Palm Springs while trying to resolve a family dispute. The suspect has been identified as 26-year-old, John Felix of Palm Springs. Felix received non-life threatening injuries during this incident and was treated at a local hospital. Felix will be booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center, located in the ... Read More »

Heroin addicts filmed for Facebook Live rather than helped (Video)

Heroin addicts filmed for Facebook Live rather than helped (Video)

More than 1 million people have watched a disturbing Facebook Live video that shows a couple unconscious on a sidewalk after an apparent heroin overdose. According to police, the two people said they “snorted some heroin” in a nearby Walgreens bathroom. Someone driving by saw them lying on the sidewalk at South Pauline Street and Eastmoreland Avenue around 3:30 p.m. ... Read More »

Man survives two bear attacks in the same day

Man survives two bear attacks in the same day

A Montana man mauled by a grizzly bear, twice, took to Facebook before he even received medical treatment to share a warning with fellow residents and visitors to the area; carry bear spray and “be safe out there.” Todd Orr says he was out hunting elk on Sunday when he was charged by a mother bear and her two cubs. ... Read More »

Polish Women strike; protest proposed abortion ban

Polish Women strike, protest proposed abortion ban

Thousands of women dressed in black protested across Poland in the “women strike” campaign against a proposed near-total abortion ban in the devoutly Catholic country, where legislation is already among the most restrictive in Europe. The proposal was originally put forward by the conservative organization Ordo Luris, making use of a feature of Polish government whereby Parliament will consider a ... Read More »

Five dead in Washington mall shooting; police say

Five dead in Washington mall shooting, police say

Five people were fatally shot Friday night in the Cascade Mall in Burlington, and officers fanned out searching for the shooter, according to the Washington State Patrol. The gunman killed four women in the cosmetics department of the Macy’s store at Cascade Mall, according to spokesman for the patrol, Sergeant Mark Francis. A fifth victim, a man who had been ... Read More »