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August 13, 2017 9:51 AM IS claims Karbala attack on Iraqi troops

BAGHDAD (AP) - The Islamic State group on Sunday claimed responsibility for an attack on Iraqi troops outside Karbala that left one dead, according to a statement from the group. The attack late Saturday came as Iraqi forces prepare an assault on an IS-held town west of Mosul after the country's prime minister declared victory over the extremists in the country's 3

August 11, 2017 10:36 PM Olivier Giroud the hero as Arsenal come back to beat Leicester 4-3

LONDON -- Arsenal's new stars took centre stage, but it would fall to old faithful, Olivier Giroud, to score the late goal in a 4-3 comeback win vs. Leicester. Here are three quick thoughts from the Emirates ... Sometimes opening-day fixtures can be cagey and tedious, almost as if the players are still in preseason mode. But there was nothing of the sort here: it was truly 10

August 11, 2017 3:21 PM First US woman to summit K-2 in Pakistan says she's 'proud'

ISLAMABAD (AP) - The first American woman to scale the world's second-highest mountain - Pakistan's dangerous K-2 summit - said on Friday that it was a "proud moment" when she hoisted the U.S. and Pakistani flags at the top of the mountain, long been considered "savage" for all climbers. The 52-year-old Vanessa O'Brien, along with an international team of 12 climbers 3

August 10, 2017 10:45 AM An Experimental New Therapy Could Halt Type-1 Diabetes

For the first time, a pioneering therapy could offer a viable alternative to daily doses of insulin for people living with Type 1 diabetes in the UK. Immunotherapy trials, by a team at King’s College London and Cardiff University, showed “promise” in retraining the patient’s immune system to slow the progression of the condition, which currently has no cure. Type 1 Diabetes 8

August 10, 2017 9:40 AM Police: French soldier attack suspect not known as radical

PARIS (AP) - The man suspected of ramming a BMW into a group of soldiers near Paris is a 37-year-old Algerian who was known to police as a suspect in minor crimes but not as someone with radical beliefs, police said Thursday. Hamou Benlatreche was living legally in France and had never been convicted of a crime, a police officer involved in the case told The Associated 3

August 9, 2017 9:12 AM Arsenal press conference: Full transcript as Arsene Wenger talks Alexis Sanchez and Neymar

ARSENE WENGER has met the press ahead of Arsenal's first game of the Premier League season against Leicester on Friday. Arsene Wenger was grilled on a series of topics including the new season, Alexis Sanchez and Neymar. "Well prepared and ready for a fight, and of course ambitious as well." "All our players got a decent number of minutes of good competition 9

August 9, 2017 7:33 AM Levallois-Perret: Driver On The Run After BMW Slams Into Six Soldiers In Paris Suburb

'Without a doubt a deliberate attack.' Six soldiers have been wounded, two seriously, after a BMW hit them in a Paris suburb on Wednesday morning. The incident occurred at the Place de Verdun in the north-western area of Levallois-Perret. The driver left the scene in the vehicle and remains on the run, police said. A Paris police spokesman said the vehicle 8

August 8, 2017 11:06 PM Israeli air force fires back at Gaza after rocket launched into southern Israel

THE Israeli air force has carried out several air strikes on sites used by the terror group Hamas after a rocket was fired into the south of the country. The rocket which was fired from the Gaza strip eater today is believed to have caused no injuries after landing in the open area of Chof Askelon, south Israel. While no group stepped forward to claim 6

August 7, 2017 1:40 AM ISIS Brussels and Paris terror attack unit 'preparing atrocity in BRITAIN'

ISIS scumbags behind the devastating attacks on Paris and Brussels are planning for further atrocities on our shores, a captured jihadi has claimed. The secretive al-Kharsa brigade is believed to be training suicide bombers to blow themselves up in Europe. He also revealed the gruelling seven month training warped jihadis have to carry out in Syria before 12

August 6, 2017 4:31 PM Secret ISIS unit behind Brussels and Paris attacks is training Britons in Syria to launch new wave of terror in UK

A secret ISIS unit responsible for attacks in Paris and Brussels is training Britons in Syria to launch a fresh wave of terror in the UK. An ISIS fighter captured by Kurdish forces in Syria revealed how jihadists were inducted into the al-Kharsa brigade when they arrived in the terror group's so-called caliphate. The would-be bombers were put through 6