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Bears expect Alshon Jeffery (hamstring, knee) to play Sunday

Bears expect Alshon Jeffery (hamstring, knee) to play Sunday

Overall, a performance which produced two sacks and two interceptions was an indication the Bears are taking huge strides on defense . The Lions had 66 net yards rushing and it was not enough. Coverage was acceptable, and the pass rush actually existed against the Lions which forced Stafford into two turnovers. "He actually ran right past me", Bears receiver Eddie Royal told the Sun-Times . Read More

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9/11 widow sues Saudi Arabia under controversial new legislation

9/11 widow sues Saudi Arabia under controversial new legislation

In opposing the law, U.S. President Barack Obama said it would harm U.S. interests by undermining the principle of sovereign immunity , opening up the U.S.to private lawsuits over its military missions overseas. Ryan did not said exactly how the law could be rewritten to accommodate only USA citizens with the same rules not being applicable vice versa. "Schumer, one of the bill's main sponsors , said he would look at any proposal but it had to be ". Read More

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Forces push deeper into key IS-held northern town

The top USA military officer told Congress on Thursday that he believes Russian Federation bombed a humanitarian aid convoy in Syria earlier this week, killing 20 civilians in an "unacceptable atrocity", as the bitter feud between. But Col. Dorrian noted that until the findings of the latest round of tests are finalized, there remains "no conclusive evidence" a chemical attack was carried out in Qayyara. Read More

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'You can not brush Kashmir under the carpet': Pakistan's HC to India

Sharif was quoted as saying by Pakistani media reports. Modi also said that "there is anger in the entire country post the Uri attack". "The only way to achieve these important goals in the subcontinent is to stop spending billions of dollars on defence needs and deals, and that can be done only if India and Pakistan give people of J&K on both sides of LOC their right to self determination". Read More

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Germany ups financial support for Syria's White Helmets

The Syrian group - the first victor from that country - has about 3,000 members dedicated to rescuing people from bombed houses, fighting fires and offering first aid, often at great personal risk, the jury said. In this photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets, rescue workers work the site of airstrikes in al-Mashhad neighborhood in the rebel-held part of eastern Aleppo, Wednesday Sept. Read More

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Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord

Then a chorus of women from Boyaca, a town located in the mostly Afro-Colombian department of el Choco and known for the 2002 Boyaca Massacre, sang, "We want peace, health and education in our countryside". Colombia's government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia signed a p. "We negotiated the best deal possible, the best deal possible which will allow us to have peace". Read More

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Brexit: British lawmaker says PM May has "no idea" what to do

Brexit means Brexit , means what? But he hinted there could be flexibility when it comes to a trade-off between access to the single market and free movement. The European Commission insisted Friday (23 September) it was patiently waiting for the United Kingdom government to trigger Article 50 , in the face of a spate of mixed messages coming out of London about the shape of a Brexit deal, or even its own objectives. Read More

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Pakistan captures Indian soldier along disputed Kashmir border

Pakistan captures Indian soldier along disputed Kashmir border

The Indian army announced that it has executed "surgical strikes" against the terrorists along the border with Pakistan in the disputed Kashmir region, according to BBC. The soldier inadvertently crossed the border to the Pakistani side of the Line of Control, which divides the Indian and Pakistani-administered portion of Kashmir, said Colonel Rohan Anand, press officer for the Indian Army. Read More

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Kerry seeks to keep Syria truce alive after renewed bombing

The U.N. said the Syrian government has obstructed the delivery of aid, a key component of the deal. He made the remarks during a meeting with Iranian foreign ministry official Hossein Jaber Ansari in Damascus . Moscow said Friday that it was ready to prolong the truce by 72 hours, but there has been no formal announcement of an extension. MOD says it can "confirm that the United Kingdom participated in the recent coalition airstrike in Syria , south of Deir el-Zour on Saturday, and we ... Read More

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Who Is Alicia Machado? Clinton Attacks Trump's Treatment Of Women

Who Is Alicia Machado? Clinton Attacks Trump's Treatment Of Women

Camilla Hansson, who participated in 2015's "Miss Universe" pageant as "Miss Sweden", said Donald Trump never treated her disrespectfully. Alicia Machado , the Venezuelan-American actor and former Miss Universe, became the unexpected star of Monday night's presidential debate when Hillary Clinton recounted the alleged verbal abuse the pageant victor endured from Donald Trump . Read More

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U.S. claims it has killed Daesh leaders in Mosul

U.S. claims it has killed Daesh leaders in Mosul

The jets took off from the Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier on Friday in the eastern Mediterranean for a mission against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL), AFP and AP reported . By demonstrating an ability to strike Daesh's leadership in Mosul and other major cities, the US-led coalition's intelligence efforts likely benefit from residents of Mosul who are angry at being under the dominion of the extremist organisation. Read More

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Libertarian Gary Johnson has 'an Aleppo moment' again

After a few moments hesitation, the former governor answered: "I guess I'm having an Aleppo moment". Of course, presidential hopefuls who care deeply about foreign policy can usually name one foreign leader they like. "How does somebody think they're going to run for president and be this ignorant, completely ignorant of just the most basic things?" show host Joe Scarborough said. Read More

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United States lawmakers fail to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia

United States lawmakers fail to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia

The deal involves more than 100 main battle tanks, machine guns, smoke grenade launchers, night-vision devices, vehicles to recover damaged tanks from the battlefield, and thousands of rounds of training ammunition. "Didn't win, but a strong message", Murphy said on Twitter , adding , "Lots of Senators who voted for the sale mentioned to me how good it felt to be openly debating foreign policy in the Senate again". Read More

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IS militants killed in Iraqi operation

IS militants killed in Iraqi operation

Iraqi and Kurdish forces, backed by the USA -led coalition, are said to be developing a pincer strategy that would see Iraqi troops advancing from the southeast and Kurdish units coming from the northwest. This marks the first recorded chemical attack on the United States since the jihadist group conquered swaths of Iraq in 2014. A defense official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said an incoming round had exploded within the base perimeter during an "indirect fire" attack. Read More

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China probes North Korea bank suspected of nuclear link

That flyover followed North Korea's announcement of what it claimed was a successful test of rocket engine. Lee Ki-sik, commander of the Republic of Korea Fleet, said in a statement. But John Delury, a professor at Yonsei University in Seoul , said that with communication between North Korea and the USA nearly non-existent, Track 2 talks have become a placeholder for government-to-government discussions. Read More

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Proud of our Army, Kashmir people want peace: Modi

Proud of our Army, Kashmir people want peace: Modi

She also took the opportunity to respond to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's accusations about human rights violations in India, which he raised during his speech on Wednesday, September 21. Meanwhile, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will address the UN General Assembly in NY today, where she is expected to give a stinging response to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's UNGA speech. Read More

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'SNL' Has Its Eyes On Upcoming Host Lin-Manuel Miranda

Tickets are going for astronomical amounts for the musical, but tuning into "SNL" is free. Miranda's musical about the life of founding father Alexander Hamilton racked up multiple awards and a massive following. He's won an Emmy, a Grammy, a Pulitzer Prize and a few Tonys, but there are still a million things that Lin-Manuel Miranda hasn't done. According to Variety , he is attached to a number of film projects, including Disney's " Moana " and the upcoming " Mary Poppins " sequel. Read More

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