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Thousands of Los Angles County residents forced to evacuate from the wind-driven Tick fire were allowed to return home late Friday amid cooler temperatures and calmer winds. The damage assessment is continuing. Around 1,300 firefighters are on the line and that number is expected to increase Cal Fire Chief Mike Parkes said.

Worldwide European Union delegation to visit occupied Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday
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In his closing remarks at the Field Marshal KM Cariappa memorial lecture in New Delhi on Friday, Rawat also asserted that Gilgit-Baltistan and Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) have been under illegal occupation of Pakistan. The tense standoff spiked after India scrapped special status to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 , drawing protests from Pakistan, which attempted to take it up at world forums.

Worldwide Firefighters make gains against Los Angeles wildfire, evacuation orders lifted
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Another small fire - 11 acres - burned on the Brisbane side of San Bruno mountain in San Mateo County, just south of San Francisco, reports KQED which cited local officials. One person died during the fire. If you're in an area of California scheduled to lose power - or want to ensure you're ready if the power does go out - you can take a handful of steps now to help your electronic devices last as long as possible during the outage.

Worldwide Russian forces deploy at Syrian border under new accord
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America's former US allies, the Kurdish fighters, are hoping Russian Federation and Syria will preserve some pieces of the Syrian Kurdish autonomy in the region. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence voiced support for the establishment of the safe zone . There was no need to initiate another operation outside the current area of operation at this stage, the ministry said, effectively ending a military offensive that began two weeks ago and drew global criticism.

Worldwide Body of Missing Three-Year-Old Believed to Have Been Found in Dumpster
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Patrick Devone Stallworth, left, 39, and Derick Irisha Brown, right, 29 in undated file photos provided by the Birmingham Police Department. Moments after Kamille's remains were found, a team of police already in position carried out a search warrant at a home in Midfield where Stallworth was taken into custody on suspicion of capital murder and kidnapping.

Worldwide Israel's Benny Gantz tasked with forming coalition government
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The TV network quoted a Blue and White source as saying the party would not necessarily accept the president's outline, but was coming to negotiations to talk about everything and would wait to hear what Likud had to say. Another option would be to form a minority government with Avigdor Lieberman, who emerged as kingmaker after his party won eight seats and has refused to endorse either Gantz or Netanyahu.

Worldwide Two Giuliani Associates Plead Not Guilty to Campaign Charges
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The arrests came as Trump faces an impeachment inquiry by the Democrat-led House of Representatives focusing on his and Giuliani's dealings with Ukraine. "I will be vindicated", he said. In response to MacMahon's concerns in court, prosecutor Rebekah Donaleski told the judge that prosecutors have already set up a filter team, which is a separate set of prosecutors who are assigned to comb through evidence and eliminate material that is subject to attorney-client privilege.

Worldwide Dallas Stars' Tyler Seguin loses home during reported tornado
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An apartment complex and auto dealerships and other businesses suffered damage, but no injuries or deaths were reported . KXAS apologized in a statement issued Monday, saying it "made a mistake by not immediately interrupting the football game with a tornado warning ".

Worldwide MPs vote in favour of Brexit Bill second reading
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Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said that the House of Commons "has refused to be bounced into debating a hugely significant piece of legislation in just two days, with barely any notice and [no] analysis of the economic impact of this bill".

Worldwide White Bellbird Has Loudest Songs in Avian Kingdom: Study | Biology
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University of MA at Amherst, Brazilian institute researchers record top avian noisemaker. Details are in the latest Current Biology . These instruments allow one to take calibrated measures of amplitude with very high temporal precision. He said that he noticed that the male sing only their loudest songs. "If she didn't know any better she'd get it in the face". "For me, it defines the forest where we work", he says.

Worldwide Trump considers keeping a few hundred troops in eastern Syria
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The statement appears to contradict U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper , who has said that under the current plan, all U.S. troops leaving Syria will go to western Iraq and the military would continue to conduct operations against the Islamic State group to prevent its resurgence in the region.

Worldwide Norway police shoot man who drove stolen ambulance into people
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The armed suspect was apprehended however not critically injured, even if police reportedly opened fireplace on the ambulance throughout their pursuit. A witness told the newspaper - one of Norway's largest - that he saw "the ambulance driving at high speed toward me. and right behind a police auto".

Worldwide Iran urges Turkey to respect Syria's integrity
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One man blocked the way of a USA van with a poster reading: "Thanks for United States people, but Trump betrayed us". Erdogan also noted that there is very little time left for YPG/PYD terrorists to leave northern Syria , where Turkey will create the safety zone.

Worldwide Republican congressman open to impeaching Trump announces retirement
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Mr. Mulvaney said Thursday he was initially skeptical of holding the global summit at a Trump property, but changed his mind when the White House staff said the resort would work operationally. "I never saw that in the decision-making process that I was a part of.the conversation was always around what were the strategic implications, would that money get to the right place or would there be corruption in Ukraine and the money wouldn't flow to the mission that it was intended for", Pompeo said ...

Worldwide Sen. Mitt Romney admits to being behind 'Pierre Delecto' Twitter account
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Huckabee, who served as the governor of Arkansas, criticized Romney as well. In just the past few weeks, he has denounced the president's attempts to solicit dirt on political rivals from foreign governments as "wrong and appalling"; suggested that his fellow Republicans are looking the other way out of a desire for power; and condemned Trump's troop withdrawal in Syria as a "bloodstain on the annals of American history".

Worldwide Australian newspapers black out front pages to protest media curbs
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The campaign, launched last night with national television advertisements, widens the public debate beyond "the right to know", by highlighting the harm to Australians if corruption and abuse are not revealed. " It's about defending the basic right of every Australian to be properly informed about the important decisions the government is making in their name", Nine Entertainment chief executive Hugh Marks said .

Worldwide Turkey, Kurdish forces accuse each other of violating ceasefire
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RAS AL-AIN: Turkey´s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan fired off a fresh warning Saturday to "crush" Kurdish forces as both sides traded accusations of violating a US-brokered truce deal in northeastern Syria . "We noticed there was no desire (from the Russians and Syria) to have the Syrian military on the dividing line between us and the Turks except in Kobani", he said.

Worldwide Conservatives: Bland candidate is answer to Trudeau’s flash
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However, Elections Canada has since confirmed the tweet would not be considered foreign interference under the current elections laws, so long as it was not paid for or the person making it did not receive any form of payment. Trudeau was scheduled to make four stops in Ontario before flying later on Saturday to the western provinces of Manitoba and Alberta, where anger against the Liberals is rising over government environmental measures that critics complain will hobble the energy industry.