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Dozens of Boko Haram fighters attack northeast Nigeria town

Dozens of Boko Haram fighters attack northeast Nigeria town

The brigadier general added that "there was an attempt by a few suspected Boko Haram to attack Jiddari Polo and all have been neutralized. Situation cool and calm". Mr. Usman assured that there was heavy security presence in the area and the situation was now under control. The attack comes after a lull in Boko Haram activity as the Nigerian military continues a sustained offensive against the jihadist group.


London Bridge attack: What we know about the attackers

London Bridge attack: What we know about the attackers

A Moroccan-Italian, Zaghba had been put on a security watch list , police in Italy said. They weren't able to arrest Zaghba, who was traveling on an Italian passport, as having extremist material on a phone isn't against the law in Italy.



GOP congressional candidate doesn't support 'livable wage'

The election is another test for how President Donald Trump and the Republican-run Congress are playing with voters outside Washington. Should the priority be white voters who have drifted away from the party and helped deliver Trump's victory over Hillary Clinton in November? Afterward, both campaigns claimed victory.


Rise of fentanyl: Seen in half of deadly overdoses in state

Rise of fentanyl: Seen in half of deadly overdoses in state

Certain variations of fentanyl-such as carfentanil-can be up to 5,000 times more potent than heroin. With increasing numbers like that, it's no surprise that drug overdose deaths in 2016 most likely exceeded 59,000, which is the largest annual jump in the United States ever .


Trump tries to boost legislative agenda in Congress

Trump tries to boost legislative agenda in Congress

The party is fractured as the White House pushes for swift action and the GOP-led House grows increasingly restless with the Senate's lack of clear progress on healthcare. CINCINNATI, June 7 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the Obamacare healthcare system is in a "death spiral" and must be reformed soon, a day after insurer Anthem Inc announced it would withdraw from the OH healthcare insurance exchange next year.



5 things to watch: Coats, Rogers, McCabe and Rosenstein testify

Trump similarly approached Adm. Mike Rogers , the director of the National Security Agency , to ask him to publicly deny the existence of any evidence of coordination between the Russians and the Trump campaign, as the Post previously reported , according to current and former officials.