Failed raid against El Chapo’s son leaves 8 dead in Mexico

Mexican security powers prematurely ended an endeavor to catch a child of detained medication master Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman in the wake of getting themselves outgunned in a fierce shootout with cartel partners in crime that left, at any rate, eight individuals dead and in excess of 20 injured, specialists said Friday. The gunbattle Thursday incapacitated the capital of Mexico’s Sinaloa state, Culiacan, and left the avenues covered with consuming vehicles. Inhabitants sought shelter inside…

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Syria cease-fire off to rocky start amid reports of fighting

The truce in northern Syria got off to a rough start Friday, as Kurdish pioneers blamed Turkey for abusing the understanding with kept battling at a key bordertown while giving occasion to feel qualms about arrangements in the U.S.- facilitated manage Ankara. Turkey’s leader cautioned that Turkish powers would backpedal on the assault in four days except if Kurdish-drove warriors pull back “no matter what” from a zone 20 miles (30 kilometers) somewhere down in…

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White House: Ukraine aid held up partly over election probe

The White House recognized that President Donald Trump’s choice to hold up military guide to Ukraine was connected to his interest that Kyiv examines the Democratic National Committee and the 2016 U.S. presidential crusade, a moving new clarification about occasions at the core of the reprimand request. The affirmation from acting head of staff Mick Mulvaney on Thursday undercut the president’s position that there was no compensation during Trump’s telephone call with the Ukraine president…

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Skeleton unearthed beneath California peak

On the top of California’s second-highest peak, climbers closed on when they came upon the grisly discovery of what looked like a bone buried in a boulder field. The closer review uncovered a cracked human skull. Tyler Hofer and his climbing accomplice moved shakes aside and found a whole skeleton. It seemed to have been there long enough that all that remained were bones, a couple of calfskin shoes and a belt. The disclosure seven…

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First all-female spacewalking team makes history

The first world female spacewalking team had made history above the Earth this Friday, replacing a broken part of the International Space Station’s power grid. As NASA space travelers Christina Koch and Jessica Meir finished the activity with wrenches, screwdrivers and power-hold devices, it denoted the first run through in 50 years of spacewalking that men weren’t a piece of the activity. They demanded they were simply carrying out their responsibility following quite a while…

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Placido Domingo’s European cultural award delayed

Placido Domingo will not receive a European cultural award this weekend in Vienna as previously announced. It was the first chance in the opera legend’s European schedule since numerous accusations of sexual harassment in the United States were reported by The Associated Press. Officials at the European Cultural Forum based in Dresden, Germany, said Thursday that Domingo will instead receive the prize next year at a ceremony in Bonn. No reason for the change was…

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School suspends girls, says rape-awareness note was bullying

A 15-year-old girl was suspended for bullying after trying to draw attention to what she believed was an unaddressed problem of sexual assaults involving students at her high school. Now, she’s taking the school district to court. Aela Mansmann, a 15-year-old sophomore at Cape Elizabeth High School outside Portland, has been at odds with Cape Elizabeth Schools for a month after posting a note in a bathroom that said: “There’s a rapist in our school…

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Fashion show lets Down Syndrome models strut their stuff

One model sashayed down the runway with a leather jacket and a guitar, basking in applause from the crowd. Another danced and strutted in a multicolored bomber coat. A toddler had a little help with her modeling turn, holding on to an adult as she wore a peach outfit with a tutu. And another young woman wore a leopard coat over a T-Shirt with the message: “Go Love Yourself.” Though New York’s Fashion Week wrapped…

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Boris Johnson gets EU Brexit deal; next hurdle is Parliament

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s career of disdain for the European Union was a thing of the past on Thursday as he and the bloc’s leaders celebrated their long-sought Brexit deal. He now faces an opponent closer to home: his own Parliament. With the ink barely dry on the proposal and Johnson still happily backslapping EU leaders at a summit in Brussels, a chorus of British party leaders said they would vote against the deal.…

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White House: Ukraine aid held up in part over election probe

The US white house on Thursday acknowledged that military aid to Ukraine was upheld as US President Donald Trump pushed Ukraine’s new leader to investigate the Democratic National Committee in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign, a central question in the House impeachment inquiry. Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney said that Trump did nothing incorrectly in connecting the guide to Ukraine’s examination. He said the test would essentially be a piece of the Justice Department’s…

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