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Big blaze at Manchester apartment block

Big blaze at Manchester apartment block

He also disclosed that one person had been taken to hospital for treatment after inhaling smoke as the fire raged. A large fire has broken out in an 12 storey residential block in Manchester's Northern Quarter, and police have advised members of the public to avoid the area.


12 die in NY fire started by 3-year-old

12 die in NY fire started by 3-year-old

His grieving father spoke to the NYPost and said that helping people was "in his nature". He called the fire, "historic in its magnitude". An Army National Guardsman was among those who lost his life while rescuing several people from a massive fire in an apartment building in NY on Thursday.


ISIS Claims Deadly Attack in Afghanistan

ISIS Claims Deadly Attack in Afghanistan

The Taliban have issued a statement saying they were not involved. Amaaq News Agency, the Islamic State's news organization, was quick to claim responsibility for the terror group. The attack rocked the center in the basement of a building in the west of the city at around 10:30 a.m. (12.30 a.m ET) Thursday morning. "Local media reported there were two suicide bombers", NPR's Diaa Hadid reports from Islamabad.


Russian security agency arrests St. Petersburg supermarket bomb suspect

Russian security agency arrests St. Petersburg supermarket bomb suspect

IS made the claim on its Amaq news outlet but gave no evidence. The Islamic State militant group claimed responsibility for the blast, which took place on Wednesday in a St. Officials earlier said 10 people had been injured, saying the bomb had the power equivalent to 200 grammes of TNT. Saint Petersburg, Russia's former Imperial capital, will host World Cup matches next year.


State Department Releases Huma Abedin Emails Found on Anthony Weiner's Laptop

State Department Releases Huma Abedin Emails Found on Anthony Weiner's Laptop

The emails which were sent between 1 January, 2009 and 1 February, 2013 were from when Abedin was Clinton's deputy chief of staff at the State Department. "This is a major victory", organization president Tom Fitton wrote in a statement obtained by Law&Crime . However, he said there was evidence that she was "extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information".



Protests spread in western Iran, some demonstrators detained in Tehran

People there took to the streets to express anger at the government over high prices, and vented their fury against President Hassan Rouhani. "These are the reasons why the opportunistic and deceptive support of some American officials for the recent-days' strikes and convention in some cities of Iran are nothing more than deception and hypocrisy for Iranians", noted Mr.