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Mom Shows Bizarre Behavior While in Court for Killing Children and Husband

Police have not yet released why Martinez allegedly killed her family. "This is a horrendous crime, not only for the victims but for the extended family, neighborhood and community", police said. Some neighbors in the small, largely Hispanic neighborhood in Loganville , about 30 miles east of Atlanta, said they had no clue anything was amiss in the home until police mobbed the scene Thursday morning.

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Showers, storm chances on the way

A drier pattern is setting up for this weekend, however a shower or t-storm will still be around this afternoon as a cold front finally pushes through the area. High temperatures will still manage to reach the mid 80s with clouds and some sun. Our forecast highs in the 70s account for the cooling effect of the clouds; should we revise to consider sunshine breaking out, we will need to revise our temperature forecast up.

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Man Armed With Knives Attempts To Reach Ivanka In Trump Tower

Police said the man, Adames Benitez , was stopped outside the building in Manhattan Thursday evening. The man was searched upon arrival, with authorities reportedly finding a weighted sock, a fake I.D., and two "throwing knives". "He was discovered to be wearing a bullet-resistant vest [under his clothes] ... further investigation revealed he had a forged identification card".

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Prison Brawl Leaves 28 Inmates Dead in Mexico

Thursday's riot at Las Cruces, which houses more than 2,000 prisoners, was one of the worst outbreaks of violence in Mexico's prison system in recent years. A USA embassy official could not provide details about the Homeland Security chief's activities on Thursday. Early past year, 49 people died in a battle between members of the feared Zetas drug cartel and rivals at a prison in the northern industrial city of Monterrey .

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States, DC Sue DeVos Over Delay of Implementing Student Loan Protections

State attorneys from the District of Columbia and 18 states are suing Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for freezing the roll out of a regulation created to ease the federal student loan debt of those who were defrauded by for-profit colleges.

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Hanscom Air Force Base evacuates buildings after 'potentially explosive materials' detected

At around 9 a.m. ET, security personnel discovered shut the gate, WCVB reports . The truck is owned by Big Foot Moving & Storage, the Associated Press reported . Hanscom Air Force Base is located predominantly within Bedford, Massachusetts, with portions extending into the adjoining towns of Concord and Lincoln.

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Virginia set for 1st execution under more secretive protocol

Morva's attorneys said the jurors who sentenced Morva to death "did not know the truth" about his mental state. "I have no hatred for this creature who shot him execution-style", Jeaneen Sutphin told The Roanoke-Times on Wednesday. Last month, the European Union sent a letter to McAuliffe, asking for clemency for Morva, who holds dual Hungarian-American citizenship. His attorneys have asked McAuliffe to commute the sentence to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

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EU Optimistic On Japanese Trade Talks

The Commission has insisted that the EU-Japan will be the most important bilateral trade agreement ever concluded by the EU and, as such, will for the first time include a specific commitment to the Paris climate agreement. Non-tariff measures are also being agreed, including Japanese alignment with global standards, and regulatory cooperation aimed at creating common standards.

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India vs China: Five claims Chinese media is making about Sikkim standoff

India's position is that since there was no plan for a Modi-Xi meeting on the sidelines of the summit, the question of whether the atmosphere is or isn't right is entirely moot. Stressing that India must withdraw its troops and stop instigating Bhutan, it went on to say that China wants to sort the issue in a peaceful manner, which "must lead to legitimate and justified outcomes".

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Trump to Telephone Leaders of Japan and China

Trump expressed optimism after his first meeting with China's President Xi Jinping that the two would work together effectively on the issue, but in recent days Trump has increasingly conceded the strategy has not produced fast results. In his campaign, candidate Donald Trump had identified North Korea's nuclear and missile programme as a serious issue and had sought to pressurise China to prevail over the North Korean leadership to stop their development.

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Tropical depression has 70 percent chance of forming in Atlantic this week

A tropical disturbance in the middle of the Atlantic that's been dubbed "Invest 94L" could become the Atlantic's fourth named tropical storm of the year - Don. However, the cluster of showers and thunderstorms remains disorganized. Klotzbach and his team are now predicting 15 named storms, eight of which will become hurricanes and three of which will become major hurricanes - or hurricanes that are Category 3, 4 or 5.

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Indian troop withdrawal 'precondition' for peace: China

China has threatened India army to move out of the territory, which they claim to be theirs. The top imports include electrical machinery and equipment, fertilisers and antibiotics. China, which does not have formal diplomatic ties with Bhutan, denied the allegations about violating any treaties."Doklam has been a part of China since ancient times".

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Canada to award millions to former Guantanamo inmate

He was released on bail in 2015, at age 28. Neve said Khadr's rights were violated or ignored in Afghanistan, at Guantanamo Bay and in Canadian prisons, and that USA interrogators, jailors and officials refused to recognize him as a child soldier.

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Where To Watch Fourth Of July Competition On TV And Online

Aside from bragging rights and the glory that comes with competitive eating, the contest pays out $40,000 in prize money. Last year's champions, Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo , blew the competition out of the water to reign supreme once again.

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Du Plessis to be 'No. 1 couch fan' during Lord's Test

Overall, there are signs of vulnerability that England can home in on, with South Africa coach Russell Domingo saying it will be important for his team to "absorb pressure" in the series. He epitomises South African cricket to the tee. "He has got a never-say-die attitude about him which is exciting to have". "I don't see this as being any different, they'll all say, "listen the guys are not here, but we've got to take that extra little step for them".

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PM Modi to meet 2008 Mumbai terror attack survivors in Israel

Describing Modi as a "great world leader", Netanyahu said Israel had waited for the past 70 years for a visit by an Indian premier. Because yours is truly a historic visit. In his welcome speech, Modi said the people of Israel had built a nation on democratic principles and marched forward despite adversarial conditions.

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Villa leapfrog Boro to become favs after Terry deal

He said: "I am delighted to join Aston Villa ". Terry added that he is looking forward to helping the team achieve something " special " this season. "We've got a squad and management in place to go and do so, matching the same ambitions as myself to get back up competing against the very best and that's a big reason why I'm here".

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Gunfire outside mosque in southern France

Early reports indicate that two "hooded" men, armed with a rifle and a handgun, pulled up outside the Arrahma Mosque at around 10.30 pm in a Renault Clio. They targeted the people as they were leaving the mosque. The 43-year-old driver hit barriers and pillars outside the mosque with his 4×4 without causing any injuries before crashing into a traffic island.

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Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Receive $0 From White House Positions

As noted by Politico , the salaries of White House staff members were made public on Friday. The difference in pay does not neccessarily mean that women's salaries are lower for doing the same job, but that there are less women in high-paid roles.

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In mock video, Trump slams man with face covered by CNN logo

Tim O'Brien, author of "Trump Nation: The Art of Being the Donald", said he believes most of the president's tweets against the media are driven by self-preservation. "I think change the name of #FakeNews CNN (#FaussesNouvelles CNN ) #FakeNewsCNN (#FaussesNouvellesCNN)", he adds, pointing the finger at the news channel continuously.

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Vehicle Strikes Group of Pedestrians in East Boston

Troopers are interviewing the 56-year-old cab driver, who police said is from Cambridge, Massachusetts. Several pedestrians suffered injuries, ranging in severity from minor to serious, according to police. "The driver is now being interviewed", state police said. The driver told authorities at the scene he accidentally hit the gas instead of the brake, according to both sources.

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Afghan all-girl robotics team denied United States visas for competition

They were rejected both times . Roya Mahboob , Afghanistan's first female tech CEO, told Forbes the girls "were crying all the day" after they received notice they would not be present to watch their robot compete among other young tech wizards.

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Income tax hike passes Illinois House

John Tillman, the CEO of Illinois Policy Institute says, "We're going to be right back in the deficit situation within 18 to 24 months because they have not solved the core problem, which is spending continues to grow too fast because they refuse to reform workers comp pensions and healthcare benefits for government workers".

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Iraqi forces extend grip in IS stronghold in Mosul's old city

Al-Shifa district was the last district held by Daesh outside Mosul's Old City. On Saturday, the Iraqi federal police freed two areas along with a bridge in the western part of the city of Mosul from Daesh, the operation's command said and Jaudat specified that the Iraqi forces took the control over the area near the building housing Nineveh Governorate's administration.

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Trump Polled WH Team for Reaction to Brzezinski Tweets

She said that she had told Melania Trump about the procedure when the couple stopped by Mar-a-Lago on New Year's Eve. "The insane Joe Scarborough and Mika (Brzezinski ) beast as his feet are not bad people, but their poor emission is dominated by their bosses of NBC ", wrote Donald Trump , citing the string of which he regularly condemns the coverage that it deems to be biased.