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Man claiming to be ‘Mad Max’ arrested for ‘numerous illegal weapons’

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Man claiming to be ‘Mad Max’ arrested for ‘numerous illegal weapons’

- BARSTOW, Calif. – An armed man who claimed to be “Mad Max” was arrested while driving an all-terrain vehicle in Barstow, California shortly before midnight, authorities announced Friday. Jack Lee Ernest, 49, told the arresting deputy that he “fashioned himself as ‘Mad Max,’ a reference to a violent movie involving deadly assaults from vehicles,” stated a news release from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

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Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb

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Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb

- The Defense Ministry said the arrests involved four women and four men. . Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb The Defense Ministry said the arrests involved four women and four men BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Eight people were arrested Saturday on suspicion of being involved in the explosion of a homemade bomb at a shopping mall that killed three people last weekend, Colombian authorities said

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Man claiming to be ‘Mad Max’ arrested for ‘numerous illegal weapons’

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Man claiming to be ‘Mad Max’ arrested for ‘numerous illegal weapons’

- BARSTOW, Calif. – An armed man who claimed to be “Mad Max” was arrested while driving an all-terrain vehicle in Barstow, California shortly before midnight, authorities announced Friday. Jack Lee Ernest, 49, told the arresting deputy that he “fashioned himself as ‘Mad Max,’ a reference to a violent movie involving deadly assaults from vehicles,” stated a news release from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

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Col. Stacy Huser assumes command of 90th Missile Wing

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Col. Stacy Huser assumes command of 90th Missile Wing

- CHEYENNE – The passing of the 90th Missile Wing guidon marked the transition to a new commander of the Air Force base here that operates a critical component of the world’s most dominant nuclear force. Col. Stacy Huser assumed command of the “Mighty Ninety” at Francis E. Warren Air Force Base following a change-of-command ceremony Friday. Most recently commander of the 91st Operations Group at Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota, she takes the reins from Col

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Firearms, ammunition found at Fall River house fire

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Firearms, ammunition found at Fall River house fire

- Fall River police Lieutenant Andrew Crook tells Eyewitness News officials found firearms and ammunition on the second floor of the home at 78 Barre Street while battling the fire on the third floor. Lt. Crook says the firearms may be legal, and the homeowner may have the proper permits, but police are still investigating that fact Saturday night. So far, no arrests have been made and no charges are pending

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2017 Ramadan Eid Mubarak, Eid Al-Fitr‬ Trends, But Grand Mosque Mecca Suicide Bomber Gets Attention

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2017 Ramadan Eid Mubarak, Eid Al-Fitr‬ Trends, But Grand Mosque Mecca Suicide Bomber Gets Attention

- When your country can “sight” the crescent moon, the official end of Ramadan can be declared, and that means Eid al-Fitr begins. While Eid Mubarak is trending on Twitter on Saturday, June 24, many headlines outside of predominantly-Muslim countries are focusing on the Grand Mosque Mecca suicide bomber news updates about motivations behind the attempted attack. Sunday, June 25, will be a big day for anyone celebrating Eid al-Fitr in 2017, and visiting holy places in Saudi Arabia is an important religious duty during Ramadan

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Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb

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Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb

- The Defense Ministry said the arrests involved four women and four men. . Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb The Defense Ministry said the arrests involved four women and four men BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Eight people were arrested Saturday on suspicion of being involved in the explosion of a homemade bomb at a shopping mall that killed three people last weekend, Colombian authorities said

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Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb

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Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb

- The Defense Ministry said the arrests involved four women and four men. . Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb The Defense Ministry said the arrests involved four women and four men BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Eight people were arrested Saturday on suspicion of being involved in the explosion of a homemade bomb at a shopping mall that killed three people last weekend, Colombian authorities said

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Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb

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Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb

- The Defense Ministry said the arrests involved four women and four men. . Colombian authorities arrest 8 for alleged ties to mall bomb The Defense Ministry said the arrests involved four women and four men BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Eight people were arrested Saturday on suspicion of being involved in the explosion of a homemade bomb at a shopping mall that killed three people last weekend, Colombian authorities said

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Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

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Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

- RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday. The Interior Ministry said it launched a raid around Jiddah, as well as two areas in Mecca itself, including the Ajyad Al-Masafi neighborhood, located near the Grand Mosque

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Suicide Bomber Blows Himself Up Near Grand Mosque in Mecca

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Suicide Bomber Blows Himself Up Near Grand Mosque in Mecca

- (RIYADH, Saudi Arabia) — A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday. The Interior Ministry said it launched a raid around Jiddah, as well as two areas in Mecca itself, including the Ajyad Al-Masafi neighborhood, located near the Grand Mosque

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Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

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Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

- RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday. The Interior Ministry said it launched a raid around Jiddah, as well as two areas in Mecca itself, including the Ajyad Al-Masafi neighborhood, located near the Grand Mosque

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Man claiming to be ‘Mad Max’ arrested for ‘numerous illegal weapons’

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Man claiming to be ‘Mad Max’ arrested for ‘numerous illegal weapons’

- BARSTOW, Calif. – An armed man who claimed to be “Mad Max” was arrested while driving an all-terrain vehicle in Barstow, California shortly before midnight, authorities announced Friday. Jack Lee Ernest, 49, told the arresting deputy that he “fashioned himself as ‘Mad Max,’ a reference to a violent movie involving deadly assaults from vehicles,” stated a news release from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

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40 people killed in bomb, gun attacks in 3 Pakistani cities

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40 people killed in bomb, gun attacks in 3 Pakistani cities

- PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — At least 40 people were killed and nearly 100 wounded Friday in four separate bomb and gun attacks in three major Pakistani cities, officials said. A suicide bomber was involved in the first car bombing near the office of the provincial police chief in the southwestern city of Quetta that killed at least 12 people and wounded 20

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Second person arrested in Waterloo shooting

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Second person arrested in Waterloo shooting

- WATERLOO, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) - A second person has been arrested in connection with a shooting that injured a man last week. Waterloo police arrested Mico Rakein Rasharn Lovelady, 24, of Waterloo, on Thursday for willful injury causing bodily injury, going armed, intimidation with a weapon and carrying weapons. He also was arrested for possession of marijuana after officers found marijuana during the arrest

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U.S. test of missile interceptor fails off Hawaii as North Korea ICBM fears grow

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U.S. test of missile interceptor fails off Hawaii as North Korea ICBM fears grow

- HONOLULU, SEOUL – The U.S. Missile Defense Agency says it failed to intercept a ballistic missile during a test off Hawaii conducted with Japan’s Defense Ministry. The agency said in a statement that the failure came during a Wednesday test. The U.S. and Japan are jointly developing the interceptor to shoot down medium-range ballistic missiles. The allies have been investing in technology to counter North Korean missile threats

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Turkey warns on Syrian Kurdish militia, welcomes US weapons pledge

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Turkey warns on Syrian Kurdish militia, welcomes US weapons pledge

- ISTANBUL: Turkey's defence minister warned on Friday that Ankara would retaliate against any threatening moves by the Kurdish YPG militia in Syria and welcomed a U.S. pledge to take back weapons from the group after the defeat of Islamic State. Washington sees the YPG as an essential ally in the campaign to defeat Islamic State in its Raqqa stronghold. Ankara considers it a terrorist group tied to militants who have fought an insurgency in southeast Turkey since the mid-1980s

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Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot
Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA >> A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque at Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday. The Interior Ministry said it launched a raid around Jiddah, as well as two areas in Mecca itself, including the Ajyad Al-Masafi neighborhood, located near the Grand Mosque   Read More ...
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Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot
Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday. The Interior Ministry said it launched a raid around Jiddah, as well as two areas in Mecca itself, including the Ajyad Al-Masafi neighborhood, located near the Grand Mosque   Read More ...
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Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot
Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday. The Interior Ministry said it launched a raid around Jiddah, as well as two areas in Mecca itself, including the Ajyad Al-Masafi neighborhood, located near the Grand Mosque   Read More ...
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Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot
Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque at Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday. The Interior Ministry said it launched a raid in Jiddah province, as well as two areas in Mecca itself, including the Ajyad Al-Masafi neighborhood, located near the Grand Mosque   Read More ...
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Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot
Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque at Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday. The Interior Ministry said it launched a raid in Jiddah province, as well as two areas in Mecca itself, including the Ajyad Al-Masafi neighborhood, located near the Grand Mosque   Read More ...
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Man caught with duffel bag full of weaponry at Pasadena Gold Line station denies charges
Man caught with duffel bag full of weaponry at Pasadena Gold Line station denies charges PASADENA >> A Georgia man arrested with an assault rifle, a pistol, silencers, ammunition and a machete after he was caught urinating in public at a Pasadena Gold Line station earlier this week pleaded not guilty to a series of criminal charged on Friday, authorities said. Prosecutors charged Christopher Harrison Goodine, 28, with two counts of possession of a silencer, two counts of possession of a high-capacity magazine, one count of possession of an assault weapon and one count of carrying a loaded, unregistered handgun, according to Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office spokeswoman Sarah Ardalani   Read More ...
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Man claiming to be ‘Mad Max’ arrested for ‘numerous illegal weapons’
Man claiming to be ‘Mad Max’ arrested for ‘numerous illegal weapons’ BARSTOW, Calif. – An armed man who claimed to be “Mad Max” was arrested while driving an all-terrain vehicle in Barstow, California shortly before midnight, authorities announced Friday. Jack Lee Ernest, 49, told the arresting deputy that he “fashioned himself as ‘Mad Max,’ a reference to a violent movie involving deadly assaults from vehicles,” stated a news release from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department   Read More ...
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WATCH: Fighter jet involved in accident at Dayton International Airport
WATCH:  Fighter jet involved in accident at Dayton International Airport He took off around 10:30 this morning. Obviously the weather during its take off in the forecasted weather for this time of his flight met all of our requirements for flight. During that flight he went out to a training a piece of training airspace where he was able to show case be. Capabilities at the F sixteen to use his crew member for that for Mir station flight and that a potter covering back to the base   Read More ...
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First on CNN: House defense bill boosts spending on fighter jets, ships
First on CNN: House defense bill boosts spending on fighter jets, ships The draft defense authorization bill includes a total of $696 in military funding The bill would provide $27 billion more than the Trump budget proposes Washington (CNN)The House's defense authorization bill includes a major $21 billion boost to buy more weapons for the Pentagon, allocating major funding upgrades to F-35 and F/A-18 fighter jets and Navy shipbuilding programs. But the bill is slightly smaller than House Armed Services Chairman Mac Thornberry would have liked, as his draft version of the National Defense Authorization Act appears to comply with an emerging House budget deal   Read More ...
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Russia fires missiles from Mediterranean at IS in Syria
Russia fires missiles from Mediterranean at IS in Syria By NATALIYA VASILYEVA Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) - Russia has fired cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea on positions of the Islamic State group in Syria, the Defense Ministry said on Friday, Moscow's latest show of strength in the conflict wracking the Mideast country. The ministry said in a statement that two frigates and a submarine launched six cruise missiles on IS installations in Syria's Hama province, destroying command centers and ammunition depots   Read More ...
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Fighter jet involved in accident at Dayton International Airport
Fighter jet involved in accident at Dayton International Airport An F-16 Thunderbird has been involved in an accident at the Dayton International Airport, an airport spokesperson told ABC News. There were no fatalities in the accident, the spokesperson said. The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds said in a statement that the plane was conducting a familiarization flight and that there was a "mishap" upon landing at 12:20 p.m. local time   Read More ...
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40 people killed in bomb and gun attacks across 3 cities
40 people killed in bomb and gun attacks across 3 cities PESHAWAR, Pakistan -- At least 40 people were killed and nearly 100 wounded Friday in four separate bomb and gun attacks in three major Pakistani cities, officials said. A suicide bomber was involved in the first car bombing near the office of the provincial police chief in the southwestern city of Quetta that killed at least 12 people and wounded 20   Read More ...
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Fighter jet crashes, overturns at Ohio airport
Fighter jet crashes, overturns at Ohio airport DAYTON, Ohio -- A military plane that was practicing for an air show in heavy fog has crashed at an airport in Ohio, officials said Friday. CBS affiliate WHIO-TV reports an F-16 Thunderbird crashed and overturned shortly before 1 p.m. at the end of a runway at Dayton International Airport. The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds confirmed crew members were "conducting a familiarization flight" and "there was a mishap upon landing   Read More ...
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Russia's fighter jet makers 'not afraid' of U.S. competition in India
Russia's fighter jet makers 'not afraid' of U.S. competition in India PARIS Russian military aviation firm MiG said on Friday it was ready to deepen its cooperation with India, just days after U.S. arms maker Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) agreed with Tata Advanced Systems to build F-16 fighters there. India's air force needs hundreds of aircraft to replace its Soviet-era fleet, but Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has said foreign suppliers must build the planes in India to boost the domestic industrial base and cut outright imports   Read More ...
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40 people killed in bomb, gun attacks in 3 Pakistani cities
40 people killed in bomb, gun attacks in 3 Pakistani cities PESHAWAR, Pakistan — At least 40 people were killed and nearly 100 wounded Friday in four separate bomb and gun attacks in three major Pakistani cities, officials said. A suicide bomber was involved in the first car bombing near the office of the provincial police chief in the southwestern city of Quetta that killed at least 12 people and wounded 20   Read More ...
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40 people killed in bomb, gun attacks in 3 Pakistani cities
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — At least 40 people were killed and nearly 100 wounded Friday in four separate bomb and gun attacks in three major Pakistani cities, officials said. A suicide bomber was involved in the first car bombing near the office of the provincial police chief in the southwestern city of Quetta that killed at least 12 people and wounded 20   Read More ...
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