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Damascus approves US-Russian agreement

The agreement, by the powers that back opposing sides in the five-year-old war, promises a nationwide truce from sundown on Monday, improved access for humanitarian aid and joint military targeting of hardline Islamist groups. "Going after Nusra is not a concession to anybody", Kerry said. But the new arrangement goes further by promising a new U.S. Kerry said it would be "wise" for opposition forces to separate completely from Nusra, a statement Lavrov hailed.

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Oxford University rejects May's grammar school policy

Grammars will be required to establish or sponsor a primary feeder school in an area with a high density of lower income households or to sponsor a now underperforming non-selective academy. But the Government's social mobility tsar , Labour former Cabinet minister Alan Milburn, said grammars could be "a social mobility disaster". Labour have criticised the reforms and warned the expansion of grammar schools would "entrench inequality and disadvantage".

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Nemechek earns controversial win over Custer in Canada

While Nemechek was waiting to take the checkered flag from the race official as the finish was reviewed, Custer jumped out of his truck and tackled Nemechek. "You have to do everything you can to get a win here". Infuriated at being run into the wall in the final straight, Custer came flying to nail Nemechek with a solid tackle.

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Confession in boy's death solves case that haunted Minnesota

She thanked all the law enforcement officials who helped solve the almost 27-year-old mystery of her son's abduction. "Until last Friday, proof that Jacob Wetterling was no longer alive did not exist", she said. Joseph, Minn and is still missing, in Minneapolis . She called Luger to tell him that as a team they might have the keys to crack the cold case that had brought the federal 1994 Jacob Wetterling Crimes Against Children and Sexually Violent Offender Registration Act, which ...

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Cheerleader, battling cancer, gets orange roses from football team

As the players did their usual walk on to the field this past weekend, they each stopped to lay a rose at Ashley's feet. Orange is representative of leukemia awareness . The team's coach, Joey Brown said his players "took care of family business". She expressed her gratitude on Twitter, saying she didn't know where she'd be without the support of her family, friends, and her school.

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Irregular Heartbeat Patients 'Five Times More Likely To Experience Heart Failure'

But the association between atrial fibrillation and cardiovascular events other than stroke is less clear. Atrial fibrillation affects roughly one million people in the UK. Atrial fibrillation is associated with a wider range of conditions than previously believed, according to a review and meta-analysis published online September 6 in The BMJ .