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Noriega, onetime ally of U.S, spent his final decades in jail

Noriega, onetime ally of U.S, spent his final decades in jail

After the United States extradited him to France , a court there approved a request from Panama in December 2010 to send him back home, where he was convicted again. Noriega was Panama's de facto ruler from 1983 to 1989. After Noriega became leader of the country, he was considered a valued Central Intelligence Agency asset and paid millions of dollars for assistance to the United States throughout Latin America.


Qatar must ´change policies´: Saudi foreign minister

Qatar must ´change policies´: Saudi foreign minister

Still, the minister struck a defiant tone, rejecting those "trying to impose their will on Qatar or intervene in its internal affairs". On Monday morning Bahrain , Saudi Arabia , Egypt and the United Arab Emirates formally severed diplomatic ties with Qatar over accusations the country supports terrorism.


Turkey says it will respond to threats in Syria

Turkey says it will respond to threats in Syria

Meanwhile, the US -led coalition and a contingent of USA and British Special Operations troops have been training a detachment of Syrian fighters there to ultimately lead an offensive into the Euphrates River valley. The report said the civilians were trying to flee their homes in southern neighborhoods of the city in boats when they were hit. It is already understood to have hundreds of special forces operators embedded with the SDF in what the Pentagon says are advisory roles.


Accuser's mother bolsters story Cosby drugged, assaulted her

Accuser's mother bolsters story Cosby drugged, assaulted her

Andrea Constand alleges that Cosby drugged and molested her while they were at his Pennsylvania home in 2014. The actress said that the entire ordeal, in which her former TV dad has been charged with felony aggravated indecent assault, as "heartbreaking" but said that she would accept the jury's verdict.


Trump renews attack on London Mayor

Trump renews attack on London Mayor

After all , we've all been there- right?! As the scenes of panic in London were still unfolding he tweeted that it underscored the need for his contested "travel ban" on several Muslim-majority nations. "I don't think we should roll out the red carpet to the President of the U.S. in the circumstances where his policies go against everything we stand for", Khan responded.


Feds lift Pennsylvania Real ID travel deadline warning

Feds lift Pennsylvania Real ID travel deadline warning

PennDOT anticipates the U.S. Department of Homeland Security will continue to issue extensions to Pennsylvania until REAL ID products are available for residence. However, there is a grace period for those who need access to the buildings. That grace period will likely end next month if another extension is not granted.