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The two U.S. F-22 fighter jets got within a mile of the Syrian SU-24 aircraft and the Syrian jets saw them, then turned and left the area, the official said. Syrian government forces have been bombing Kurdish-controlled portions of Hassakeh in recent days, and scores of residents have fled the city. When the strikes occurred, Davis said that partners on the ground used the guard frequency, an aviator frequency that pilots are supposed to monitor, to try to reach the planes.
  • Tornadoes, damage reported as storms blow into western Ohio

    Tornadoes, damage reported as storms blow into western Ohio

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    The tornado sirens began sounding in Findlay at 8:10 p.m. and the warning was canceled about 8:30 p.m. Mobile Homes will be damaged or destroyed. NBC4's Olivia Fecteau will be in Defiance County at 11 p.m. Craig Staley, the deputy director of the county's Emergency Management Agency, said there were reports of damage but no immediate reports of injuries.
  • First self-driving taxis in Singapore

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    A select number of Singapore residents will use nuTonomy's smartphone app to hail a robo-taxi for a ride at no charge. The launch of these robo-taxis comes as the ride-share operator Uber prepares to start a trial program in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where autonomously-driven vehicles will give Uber customers rides in certain areas.
  • Pakistan prepares its second LNG import terminal

    Pakistan prepares its second LNG import terminal

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    BW's FSRU will be capable of storing in excess of 170,000m of LNG and will feature a peak regasification capacity of 750 million standard cubic feet of gas per day (mmscfd). "We are proud to be selected as the FSRU supplier for the Pakistan project. we will leverage on our many years of experience to support Pakistan as they build their second LNG terminal", Yngvil Asheim, managing director of BW LNG said in the press release.
  • Bakery facing backlash over transgender Ken Doll birthday cake

    Bakery facing backlash over transgender Ken Doll birthday cake

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    Freeport Bakery in Sacramento boasts 58 employees, churning out dozens of cakes every week. . "I don't think there's anything negative about it", customer Cher Moun said. The cake was ordered for a member of a dice club group. He says the cake's recipient is not transgender nor was he trying to make a political statement whatsoever.
  • Polls close in Zambia after tight presidential race

    Polls close in Zambia after tight presidential race

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    Constitutional changes mean that the victor must now secure more than 50 percent of the vote, leading to a possible second round run-off that would likely be held next month. Lungu took power only a year ago when he beat Hichilema by less than 28,000 votes in a snap election following the death in office of president Michael Sata.
  • #marocco: predicavano le virtù, 'islamisti' sorpresi a fare sesso in auto

    #marocco: predicavano le virtù, 'islamisti' sorpresi a fare sesso in auto

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    In Italia sono pressoché sconosciuti, ma in Marocco sono due autorità importanti. Lui, 63 anni, sposato e padre di sette figli, docente di Studi islamici alla Facoltà delle arti di Rabat e membro di un'associazione per l'insegnamento del Corano ai bambini , è infatti conosciuto per aver emesso una fatwa sullo "scambio di parole d'amore via Facebook" .
  • Victoria senior charged in historic sexual assaults

    Victoria senior charged in historic sexual assaults

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    Police said the man was inspired by former National Hockey League players Theo Fleury and Sheldon Kennedy , both of whom shared their stories sexual assault at the hand of adults they trusted. We don't want them to suffer anymore. "We will listen. We will believe you", said Ross. "Typically when children are abused there's a huge amount of guilt and shame attached to that that happens and a huge pressure to keep it secret", explains Paula Green of the Victoria Men's Trauma Centre, which is ...
  • Syria rebels backed by Turkey tanks 'seize' Daesh-held town

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    Turkish tanks and hundreds of opposition fighters have thrust deep inside Syrian territory in a lightning operation that within hours ousted Islamic State jihadists from a key Syrian border town. The timing of Operation Euphrates Shield carries clear political benefits for Erdogan, whose government is still reeling from a July 15 failed coup that has prompted a massive crackdown on his real and perceived foes.
  • United States warns Syrian regime not to fly near coalition troops

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    American fighter jets were sent to the area where the Syrian jets conducted the airstrikes Thursday, but by the time the USA planes arrived the Syrian forces had flown away. Fighting between a pro-government militia and Kurdish forces since August 17 has left at least 43 people dead including 27 civilians, among them 11 children, according to the Observatory.