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Avignon shooting: Eight injured near French mosqueBBC NewsEight people have been injured in a shooting outside a mosque in southern France, officials have confirmed. Worshippers leaving the Arrahma mosque in Avignon were approached by two hooded suspects at about 22:30 local time (21:30 GMT) on Sunday.
Suicide attacker kills at least 20 in DamascusCNN(CNN) A suicide bomber blew himself up in central Damascus on Sunday, killing at least 20 people, according to the Syrian foreign ministry. Dozens more were injured, including children, the ministry said in a letter to the UN Security Council ...
Venezuela's Maduro hikes wages amid protestsWashington PostCARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is hiking salaries as he tries to overcome major protests and rally support for his plans to rewrite the constitution. Maduro said on his Sunday television show that the minimum wage will rise ...
The Latest: Illinois governor promises tax-hike vetoWashington PostSPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The Latest on the Illinois budget stalemate (all times local):. 8:15 p.m.. Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says he will veto an income-tax increase that the House has approved. business. false. after3th. true. Economy & Business Alerts ...
Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon destroyed by fireBBC NewsAt least one person has died and a number of people wounded after a huge fire broke out at a camp for Syrian refugees in eastern Lebanon. The blaze took hold at the camp near Qab Elias town in the Bekaa Valley. Footage from the scene showed near total ... |