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Source: CBS News

Gunman wounds 2, is fatally shot by bystander at Walmart store

Tuesday 06:06 GMT

A gunman wounded a teenager during a carjacking and shot a man during a carjacking attempt Sunday before being killed by a bystander outside a Washington state Walmart, reports CBS Seattle affiliate KIRO-TV.

A woman who was in the Walmart with her kids told KIRO she fled the store with them and hid in the parking lot behind a vehicle. "There were three civilians going after him to shoot him and two of them had their guns up and then the third guy shot him through the window of the car."

Source: BBC

Why a Fox walkout over migrants unlikely

Thursday 22:51 GMT

"The fact that Fox News stands up for him night after night after night and we're in the crucible of this very tense and emotional - and I'll just say painful - application of this policy of separating immigrant families is I think it's just come bursting up like a volcano waiting to explode."

With Disney and Comcast both bidding for Fox's entertainment empire, Hollywood's Fox employees won't be connected with Fox News for long.

Source: CBS News

Japan earthquake: Death toll climbs after 6.1 temblor strikes Osaka

Tuesday 07:01 GMT

TOKYO -- A strong earthquake knocked over walls and set off scattered fires Monday morning around metropolitan Osaka in western Japan.

The strongest shaking was north of Osaka, but the quake rattled large parts of western Japan, including Kyoto, the agency said. north of Osaka at a depth of about 8 miles, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.

Source: Washington Post

Gazans challenge Israel’s high-tech defenses with flaming kites

Tuesday 05:10 GMT

The kites started coming in April, not long after Gazans held their first in a series of weekly demonstrations demanding the return of land Palestinians lost when Israel was created and highlighting the humanitarian crisis facing the strip.

Outfitted with rags dipped in petrol, smoldering embers, coals and, more recently lightweight explosive devices, the kites are the latest weapon used by Palestinians against Israelis in their decades-old conflict.

Source: Common Domain

Israel strikes Hamas after heavy rocket attacks from Gaza

Wednesday 23:55 GMT

The Palestinian fire came hours after the Israeli military said it struck Hamas infrastructure in response to "arson balloons" launched from Gaza into Israel.

The protests are aimed in part at drawing attention to the decade-long Israeli-Egyptian blockade on the territory imposed after Hamas, a group sworn to Israel's destruction, seized control of Gaza.

Source: Washington Post

Nikki Haley: ‘It is patently ridiculous for the United Nations to examine poverty in America’

Saturday 02:28 GMT

A United Nations report condemning entrenched poverty in the United States is a "misleading and politically motivated" document about "the wealthiest and freest country in the world," the Trump administration's top U.N. official said.

U.N. ambassador Nikki Haley criticized the report for critiquing the United States' treatment of its poor, arguing that the United Nations should instead focus on poverty in developing countries such as Burundi and Congo Republic.

Source: New York Times

Hubert Green, Who Won Golf’s U.S. Open Under a Threat, Dies at 71

Saturday 00:32 GMT

Hubert Green, whose unorthodox golf swing helped carry him to 19 PGA Tour victories, including one at the United States Open in 1977, when he continued to play despite learning of a death threat during the final round, died on Tuesday in Birmingham, Ala.

“In the end,” Dan Jenkins wrote in Sports Illustrated, “it could be said that none of the Ben Hogans or Bobby Joneses or Jack Nicklauses had ever won the Open under the very special kind of pressure that Hubert Green did.”

Source: The Guradian

Firefighting in Manila's tinderbox slums – a picture essay

Today 08:05 GMT

Hours after a fire is extinguished, residents salvage whatever they can reuse and rebuild their homes – just as flammable as they were before.

There have been more than 2,200 fires in the Philippines capital so far this year, mostly in slum areas. There have been more than 2,200 fires in the Philippines capital so far this year, mostly in slum areas. One scorching afternoon this month, inhabitants of a slum in the Philippines capital frantically hurled buckets of water to try to save their homes from a raging fire.

Source: Fox News

Woman shouting 'Allahu akbar' attacks 2 with box cutter at supermarket in France

Monday 13:37 GMT

A woman who allegedly shouted "Allahu akbar" attacked two people with a box cutter at a supermarket in southern France on Sunday before she was arrested, local media reported.

A man attacked people near the Paris Opera house in May, killing one person and injuring four, an action claimed by the Islamic State. Last week, a man who took hostages in a Paris building was hospitalized in a psychiatric unit.

Source: NBC News

How to get stains out of almost anything

Today 08:06 GMT

Leverette recommends treating grass stains with a stain remover or a bit of heavy-duty laundry detergent (Tide and Persil contain the needed enzymes to remove the stains).

Stain removal experts Patric Richardson, owner of Mona Williams, also known as The Laundry Evangelist, and Mary Marlowe Leverette, laundry and housekeeping expert at The Spruce, were kind enough to share a few tips on how to get the toughest stains out of your clothing, and various surfaces, too.

Source: DW

Germany: Syrian man faces charges for kippa attack

Wednesday 07:03 GMT

The 19-year-old Syrian admitted to the attack, but said he had been under the influence of marijuana and argued that the incident had nothing to do with anti-Semitism.

The incident has shocked people in Germany and around the world and raised alarm about growing anti-Semitism in Germany. Eight witnesses are participating in the trial and according to court sources, a judgement on the case could be delivered on Tuesday.

Source: Washington Post

Our favorite fruit pie recipes to celebrate the season

Sunday 09:58 GMT
Source: New York Times

Matt Murphy, Master of Blues Guitar, Is Dead at 88

Tuesday 22:48 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Mexico Criticizes U.S. Over Policy Removing Immigrant Children From Parents

Wednesday 18:15 GMT
Source: Reuters

In Mexico, Trump's child separations trigger wrenching decisions

Thursday 05:16 GMT
Source: CBS News

Conservatives see opening in Trump’s immigration tweets

Saturday 17:18 GMT
Source: The Week

The liberal lurch left on immigration

Saturday 09:59 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Tesla services margin smells fishy, analyst says

Saturday 17:19 GMT
Source: NBC News

How to get stains out of almost anything

Today 08:06 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Firefighting in Manila's tinderbox slums – a picture essay

Today 08:05 GMT
Source: Fox News

Thousands flee as flames race across dry rural California

Today 08:05 GMT
Source: CBS News

Rep. Jim Jordan blames House GOP leadership for failure of conservative immigration bill

Today 08:06 GMT
Source: NBC News

KFC is coming out with Pickle Fried Chicken — and we tried it

Sunday 11:48 GMT
Source: DW

Russian airstrikes in southwest Syria signal escalation of regime offensive

Sunday 18:13 GMT
Source: DW

Curfew ordered after deadly clashes between herders and farmers in Nigeria

Today 08:05 GMT

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