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Baghdad and Tehran conduct military exercises near Iraqi Kurdistan border

Baghdad and Tehran conduct military exercises near Iraqi Kurdistan border

The officials feel that if Baghdad , Turkey , Iran , the United States and the world line up against them, and the Kurds cannot see an end to their hardship, Barzani could come under pressure at home to declare independence . Renewed tension in the area has given a boost to oil prices, with the Kurdish region forecast to produce more than 600,000 barrels of crude per day in 2017, the bulk of which goes through Turkey .


How 'Bump-Fire' Devices Skirt Federal Gun Laws

How 'Bump-Fire' Devices Skirt Federal Gun Laws

The speculation that the shooter may have used fully automatic weapons set off frenzied demands that the government do something to ban these weapons and charges that the so-called gun lobby was responsible for making machine guns legal and easy to buy.


Trump Dedicates Golf Trophy To Puerto Rico Hurricane Victims

Trump Dedicates Golf Trophy To Puerto Rico Hurricane Victims

Trump went on to compare the devastation in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria last month to that of Hurricane Katrina in the continental USA in 2005, saying relatively few people had died as a result of the storm and ensuing loss of power, destruction of infrastructure, and widespread flooding.


Never-before-seen video shows bomb rip through New York City

Never-before-seen video shows bomb rip through New York City

Ahmad Khan Rahimi, 29, is accused of detonating a pressure cooker bomb in Chelsea and a pipe bomb in New Jersey past year, injuring 30 people and sparking a days-long manhunt that ended with a dramatic shootout and wounded police. "I actually came out only to speak to you". "It was lingering", she said, so she called 911. A woman testified that she had to have metal shards removed from her chest and legs as a result of the explosion.


Reporter arrested over Grace Mugabe underwear donation

Reporter arrested over Grace Mugabe underwear donation

A legal aid group on Tuesday disclosed that a Zimbabwean journalist, Kenneth Nyangani was detained on Monday for writing a news story defaming the character of the country's first lady, Grace Mugabe . Mugabe were not second-hand clothes. Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe addresses party supporters in Gweru, Zimbabwe, on September 1. "We have night dresses, sandals and clothes, come and take, this is from your First Lady Grace Mugabe ", he added.


Latest court ruling favors Planned Parenthood in Missouri

Latest court ruling favors Planned Parenthood in Missouri

The plaintiffs don't provide abortions but make referrals. Earlier this evening, the House of Representatives passed abortion legislation of their own that will now ban all abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. "As the district court further recognized, (Planned Parenthood) understandably had trouble locating a contracted physician because 'physicians who provide abortions or associate with physicians who provide abortions risk being ostracized from their communities and face harassment and ...