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UNSC Holds Emergency Meeting on US Missile Attack in Syria

That's believed to be the site from which Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces launched the chemical attack that killed at least 100 people on Tuesday, CNN reports . He ordered the attack in retaliation to a "barbaric" chemical attack on civilians allegedly by the troubled regime of President Bashar al-Assad. It is the first direct United States attack on the Syrian government.

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Journey, Steve Perry to reunite at Rock and Roll Hall induction

The ceremony is sold out. It will air on ET on April 29 at 8 p.m. Grunge heroes Pearl Jam and rapper Tupac Shakur will each be inducted in their first year of eligibility, 25 years after the release of their debut albums in 1991. The program will also feature a special memorial tribute to Prince, nearly one year after his death, performed by Lenny Kravitz, according to organizers.

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Foul issues help end Kentucky's season shy of Final Four

North Carolina will play Midwest champ OR on Saturday in Arizona. Now the Tar Heels will try to repeat what happened the last time they won the South Region in Memphis back in 2009. But this was just the fourth time these blue bloods have met in a regional final. That long two gave North Carolina a 75-73 victory over Kentucky and a spot in the 2017 Final Four.

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First lady Melania Trump's official photo revealed

The image, taken by Belgian photographer Benoit Mahaux , captures Mrs Trump in an all-black outfit and shows off her 25-carat diamond ring - a $US3 million ($A3.96 million) gift from her husband. She took her counterparts from Japan and Israel on cultural outings and quickly learned the burden of new scrutiny and protocol when she was criticized for not being at the White House to greet the Japanese prime minister's wife.

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Woman falls off bridge while taking selfie

Foresthilll Bridge-the highest in California-has become notorious as a daredevils playground. It nearly became a killer view, but a Sacramento woman survived a heart-pounding 60-foot fall from the Foresthill Bridge, where she was taking photos as her friends watched helplessly.

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Closing arguments set in ex-NFL star's double murder trial

She also claimed to have no recollection of the call phone records show Hernandez made to her on the night he allegedly murdered Furtado and de Abreu. Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez embraces his attorney Jose Baez after the defense rested its case during Hernandez's double murder trial in Suffolk Superior Court in Boston, Wednesday, .