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Iraqi forces launch new advance northeast of Mosul

Iraqi forces retook the town of Bartella, around 15 kilometers (nine miles) east of Mosul, earlier this week, but are still facing pockets of resistance in the area. USA officials acknowledged Monday to VOA that the bid to contain the Ankara-Baghdad flare-up has been made much more hard by Sunday's shelling, which was announced by Binali Yildirim, the Turkish prime minister.

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Amber Alert Issued For Abducted Baby Out Of Sonoma County

Ashley is suspected of taking the baby from the home of his grandmother, who has legal custody of the child, in Guerneville on Sunday morning. The baby was taken into protective custody. Tassone said there had been numerous reported sitings of the vehicle in and around Grass Valley. The suspect, Hannah Ashley , is a 35 year old white female, standing 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighing 125 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes .

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Duke Wants More Solar Projects In Western NC

Generation from renewables is expected to exceed 7 600 TWh by 2021, which is equivalent to the total current electricity generation of the USA and the European Union combined. About 500,000 solar panels were installed each day across the globe in 2015, according to the report. In the USA, the IEA expects total electricity generation for renewables to increase from under 14 percent to 19 percent by 2021.

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Jay Z Reportedly Holding Concert In Cleveland For Hillary Clinton Supporters

According to Buzzfeed , senior Democrats have indicated that the concert is one of the last major events in a concerted push to mobilize young black voters, a key demographic in Barack Obama's wins in 2008 and 2012. He addressed the killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile in a recent track entitled "Spiritual." . Recently, Jay Z protégé Freeway rubbed elbows with Hillary Clinton .

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Why Donald Trump Can't Commit to Accepting the Election Outcome

It was all anyone would remember. During Wednesday night's debate, Donald Trump was asked whether he would accept the results of the election even if he came out the loser. "I'm not going to let my kids watch the debate tonight", Rhule said. Mr Trump is counting on a stronger performance on Election Day itself. Belittling women whom he is alleged to have sexually assaulted, concocting racist conspiracy theories about the global elites and minority communities rigging the election, and ...

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Big 12 expansion axed

He says that an "extensive data analysis" took place and helped in the decision. The Bulls' bid included three videos (with testimonials from local dignitaries such as Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn, Pro Football Hall of Famer Tony Dungy and former Yankees star Tino Martinez); a 28-slide presentation; and a five-page, data-driven case for Big 12 inclusion.