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USA troops near Marawi but not fighting rebels

Gen. Restituto Padilla said the report and recommendations of the board of inquiry have been submitted to AFP chief Gen. Eduardo Año. "So please have more patience", Padilla said. Journalists covering the siege have reported seeing a US P3 Orion surveillance plane flying over Marawi on Friday. Malacañang welcomed the filing of the measure, saying it complements a " Bangon Marawi " executive order awaiting the approval of President Rodrigo Duterte. Read More »

Trump thinks he got 'total vindication' from Comey. Except he didn't.

Comey's testimony, at a hugely anticipated hearing that captured the country's attention, provided a gripping account of his interactions with Trump and underscored the discord that had soured their relationship. "I'm not going to say, 'I want you to pledge allegiance.' Who would do that?" "We need access to those tapes, and the special counsel needs access to those tapes", Ms. Read More »

4K glory and cross-platform play

The reason why, according to Playstation executive Jim Ryan , is because the company supposedly has a responsibility to its install base, along with cross-platform play being a commercial decision between Sony and its shareholders. "We've wanted to integrate cross-platform for ages, essentially making a version of Minecraft that's consistent no matter what device you're choosing to play on", Tom Stone, the creative communications assistant of Mojang AB, wrote in a blog post . Read More »

Marshall missed practice at which shooting took place

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Williams said they showed "what's right with America" after shooter James Hodgkinson showed "what's wrong with America". "Many have been shot, but a lot like me got bloody running for cover", he said. "Someone tried to run Rep. (David) Kustoff off the road with her auto , and now a man seemingly attempted to assassinate several members of Congress at a baseball practice", said Rep. Read More »

Cell video released of GOP baseball practice shooting

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Scalise is the No. 3 House Republican leader. He said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , R-La. - who was shot along with at least two officers and an aide - is in stable condition . The gunman later died of his injuries. But a theme was present in Wednesday's shooting, as it was in the one that claimed Giffords as a victim. In a statement, the president said, "We may have our differences, but we do well in times like these to remember that everyone who serves in our nation's capital ... Read More »

The Alexandria shooting and Virginia gun laws

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Apparently, the fact that Scalise had addressed the group - a decision he publicly regretted - was more important to Nasheed than the shooting, itself. Minutes later, McAuliffe told CNN's Kate Bolduan on air that it was his number one job as governor to keep the community safe. "Virginia: No background checks No licensing No registration No permit [required] for concealed carry of long guns Open carry long guns & handguns", Frum wrote on Twitter . Read More »

Le Stade de France a transformé l'hommage en fête — France-Angleterre

Comment jugez-vous Ousmane Dembélé? Il était dans une position un peu hybride parce que je ne voulais pas qu'il soit complètement sur le côté, or il était souvent ailier quand on était à onze. C'est un match de qualifications, une équipe plus regroupée aussi, moins de jambes. Il a fait des gestes de classe, mais il a aussi été efficace dans la récupération, à l'image de l'équipe. Read More »

Minecraft has cross-platform play, unless you're on PlayStation

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During the Microsoft E3 press conference, the company announced an update to Minecraft this summer that would enable cross-platform play between consoles, including the Switch and Wii U versions. If you own Minecraft: Xbox One Edition or Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition, you'll receive the brand new version of Minecraft for free, and your existing worlds and DLC will come along to the new version with you. Read More »

WONDER WOMAN: Will Elena Anaya's Doctor Poison Return In The Sequel?

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Just when I had begun to think that black women had found their voice, a place to fit in, and a place to stand out, here comes Wonder Woman - the alien being who comes to planet earth disguised as a ideal and powerful white woman. As the one responsible for creating the gas which Steve Trevor is ultimately forced to sacrifice his life to destroy, she's very almost killed by Diana Prince at the behest of God of War, Ares. Read More »

2 inmates remain on run after killing 2 prison guards

The sheriff of Oconee County , north of where the killings occurred, posted a message for the escaped convicts on Facebook. A Georgia sheriff says authorities still have no idea where two escaped inmates wanted in the killings of two guards are right now. Read More »

Zinke content with Maine monument as public land

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In the language of the original 1906 Antiquities Act, Sec. None of the members of Utah's Congressional delegation say they're in a hurry to file legislation regarding Bears Ears following Zinke's recommendation. "It's silent regarding other powers that might be available to the president". If Trump does so, his move will nearly certainly be challenged in court. Read More »

Shooting at GOP event: Rep Steve Scalise, aide shot in Virginia

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The shooter, identified as James T. Hodgkinson , was pronounced dead by President Donald Trump during an address just after 11:30 a.m. Later, people nearby yell to "shoot him" in the head amid return fire. "It was great having [Wenstrup] there because he knew exactly what to do", Brooks remembered. Republican Brad Wenstrup, who was a combat surgeon in Iraq, treated some of the wounded before they were taken to the hospital. Read More »

SC Rep Says He Spoke to Shooter Moments Before He Opened Fire

Officials said several other people , including members of Scalise's security team, were also wounded. "This is a stable situation", Michael Brown, chief of police for Alexandria, Virginia, told reporters. Rand Paul , R-Ky., said of the Capitol Police. "I hear loud explosions". Trent Kelly was at third base. The gunman had a rifle and "a lot of ammo", said Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona, who was at the practice. Read More »

Shooting at GOP baseball practice. Majority WHIP Steve Scalise reportedly shot

Rep. Duncan believes he spoke to the shooter prior to the incident based on the Police description of the man. DeSantis said the man he encountered before the shooting was not carrying anything at the time. An American lawmaker was among several people shot in a multi-minute scene of terror that unfolded on a baseball field today, sending five people to hospital with a variety of injuries. Read More »

Mojang Bring Crossplay and 4K to Minecraft on Xbox One

Coupled with that, Nintendo announced that Rocket League will be hitting the Switch soon, with cross-platform featuring across the Switch, Steam and Xbox One . For those who already own " Minecraft " games for the Xbox One or Nintendo Switch , they will receive a new version free of charge, with their existing world and DLC kept intact. Read More »

USA left with more questions than answers after Sessions' testimony

In his testimony last week, Mr Comey accused the White House of lying about him and the FBI and repeatedly said he believed he was sacked because of the agency's investigation into Trump-Russia ties. "Did the president, in any of those interactions that you've shared with us today, ask you what you should be doing, or what our government should be doing, or the intelligence community, to protect America against Russian interference in our election system?" "Since you discussed his removal, ... Read More »

Sony E3 2017 no show explained?

Since many gamers still consider the latter to be the best game of all time, they were hoping for a showing of The Last of Us 2 at this year's E3. In either case, Naughty Dog wanted everyone to look forward to Uncharted: The Lost Legacy which will be out later this August exclusively for the PS4 and PS4 Pro. Read More »

London tower fire kills several people

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Firefighters rescued many people and are still trying to put the fire out in the 24-storey block 12 hours on. As the fire started just after midnight, most people in the building were asleep. Prime Minister May said her thoughts were with all those affected. The blaze at Grenfell Tower was reported around 1 a.m. (8 p.m. ET Tuesday). As of Wednesday afternoon, the BBC reported the fire hadn't been fully extinguished yet. Read More »

'Our Passchendaele' Theresa May 'vows to negotiate with RIVAL PARTIES' over Brexit

The European Union has called on the United Kingdom to have a greater sense of urgency on Brexit negotiations days after Prime Minister Theresa May failed to win a majority in the general election . Sinn Fein MP Michelle Gildernew: "This new arrangement is very unsettling and people are concerned and anxious about what it may mean". "We'll see about the rest", Merkel told reporters after a meeting with top government officials, unions and business leaders in Meseberg, a town in eastern ... Read More »

Steve Scalise joined Republican baseball team quickly after elected to Congress

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One reason Chicagoans might be surprised to find Gutierrez on his own is that it's in marked contrast to the round-the-clock police security details commanded by Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Gov. Wednesday's attack was the first shooting of a member of the U.S. Congress since January 2011, when Democratic Representative Gabby Giffords was seriously wounded in an assassination attempt at a gathering of her constituents in Tucson, Arizona. Read More »

Death toll from London tower block fire rises to 12

London Mayor Sadiq Khan said on Twitter that a major incident had been declared. Police Commander Stuart Cundy said a "recovery operation" could take some time and there could be people in the building who are unaccounted for, though he would not be drawn on a figure. Read More »

Sony talks PlayStation VR and blockbuster titles at E3

The game has already been remastered on the PlayStation 3 - in 3D no less - so what exactly is this version of the game doing that's new? While the company didn't announce a new hardware, but that doesn't mean the show was disappointing. Read More »

Sessions asks congressional leaders to undo medical marijuana protections

Sessions also wrote that "t$3 he Department must be in a position to use all laws available to combat the transnational drug organizations and unsafe traffickers who threaten American lives". Given the death toll that opiates have taken in Florida, the state's attorney general, Pam Bondi, should use her clout with President Donald Trump to set the administration straight. Read More »

United Kingdom election throws up wider array of Brexit alternatives

The Scottish Conservatives' leader Ruth Davidson , whose influence has increased dramatically with the election of 13 Tories north of the border, has broken ranks to say: "This isn't just going to be a Tory Brexit". Since Northern Ireland , which voted against Brexit past year, is a net recipient of European Union subsidies, the DUP would like the “ability to opt into European Union funds where proven to be cost-effective and add value”. Read More »

A massive high rise fire in London has killed 6 people

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Firefighters have reached the 19th and 20th floor of the building, she added. Residents said they had warned repeatedly over fire safety in the block. Nassima Boutrig, who lives opposite the building, said she was awakened by sirens and smoke so thick that it filled her home as well. Resident Michael Paramasivan told BBC radio he had spoken to a woman who lived on the 21st floor: "She has got six kids". Read More »