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October 17, 2017 7:35 PM U.S.-Backed Forces Say They Have Taken Raqqa, Islamic State’s Last Urban Stronghold

Syrian Democratic Forces say four-month battle for de facto capital is over BEIRUT—U.S.-backed forces said Tuesday they have captured Islamic State’s de facto capital of Raqqa, driving the extremists from a Syrian city that became synonymous with their reign of terror and was used as a nerve center to stage attacks on the West. The Kurdish-led Syrian 50

October 17, 2017 3:43 PM Saudi Royal Seeks $85 Million for Beverly Hills Compound

A member of the royal family of Saudi Arabia is seeking a buyer for a nearly 7-acre compound in Beverly Hills. A 6.7-acre Beverly Hills compound owned by a member of the royal family of Saudi Arabia is being quietly shopped for $85 million, according to two people with knowledge of the deal. Joyce Rey of Coldwell Banker Previews International, who has the listing 48

October 10, 2017 9:20 PM Family Ties, Leaks and a Wedding: Inside the Political Scandal Rocking South Africa

Connections between Gupta business empire and President Jacob Zuma have ensnared international companies KPMG, McKinsey and SAP JOHANNESBURG—Many South Africans believe the country’s real seat of power is a suburban, 140,000-square-foot compound shielded by concrete walls and sometimes guarded by an armored personnel carrier. The sprawling complex is the home and headquarters 55

October 10, 2017 6:00 AM The Latest: Chemist rules out 2-part combo of VX in Kim case

A government chemist says the VX nerve agent that killed the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader could not have been a combination of two non-fatal elements smeared on Kim Jong Nam's face. Chemist Raja Subramaniam said Tuesday at the murder trial of the two women accused of killing Kim that a high temperature would have been required to make a "binary" 90

October 3, 2017 1:49 PM Las Vegas Mass Shooting Renews Debate Over Gun-Silencer Bill

Sunday night’s massacre intensified opposition to legislation headed to the House floor that critics say could compound the danger posed by shooters WASHINGTON—The deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas renewed debate on Capitol Hill Monday over a controversial bill in the House that would make it easier to buy gun silencers. Sunday night’s massacre, in which 19

September 8, 2017 1:22 AM Israel Strikes Military Sites in Syria

Former Israeli officials say attack is aimed thwarting threats from Iran and its Lebanese ally Hezbollah Israel launched airstrikes on a Syrian military compound in what former Israeli officials said was an attack meant to thwart military threats from Iran and its Lebanese ally Hezbollah. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a U.K.-based opposition 46

August 30, 2017 7:05 AM Sect leader in abuse case refusing to eat, officials say

GRANTS, N.M. – Officials say a leader of a New Mexico paramilitary religious sect facing child sexual abuse charges is refusing to eat. Court documents filed this week say Deborah Green of the Aggressive Christianity Missions Training Corps has not eaten any food or drank water for at least three days. A motion filed in the 13th Judicial District Court 80

August 26, 2017 11:01 AM Three Indian police killed in Kashmir's biggest militant attack in a year

SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Militants killed three Indian policemen in the Kashmir valley after storming into a police camp on Saturday in their biggest strike on a government compound in the disputed region in nearly a year. One of the militants, who entered the camp in Pulwama town of southern Kashmir, was also killed in the ensuing gunfight, said a senior 44

August 26, 2017 5:37 AM Official: Death toll from mosque attack in Kabul reaches 28

Official: Death toll from mosque attack in Kabul reaches 28 An Afghan official says the number of people killed in an attack on a Shiite mosque in the Afghan capital during prayers is at least 28 — up from 20 — including women and children. Mohammad Salim Rasouli, chief of Kabul's hospitals, said Saturday that more than 50 others were wounded in the attack 81

August 14, 2017 10:58 PM Tiger Woods Had Traces of Weed In System During DUI Arrest

Tiger Woods had 5 different drugs in his system at the time of his DUI arrest -- including painkillers and THC, the main chemical compound in marijuana. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office released the toxicology report from the May 29 arrest -- in which Tiger was whacked out of his mind when officers found his car on the side of the road. The report 54