At least 12 civilians were hurt in the clash, which comes one day before a massive opposition effort to deliver humanitarian aid to Venezuela. The aid is coming from nations — including the United States — that have demanded embattled President Nicolás Maduro step down.
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Christopher P. Hasson used his computer at Coast Guard headquarters to study mass shooters, according to investigators. An internal program, they said, picked up his suspicious computer activity.
Jay Speights, an interfaith leader who lives in Rockville, Md., made the accidental discovery last year. (Sarah L. Voisin/The Post)
Jay Speights, an interfaith leader who lives in Rockville, Md., made the accidental discovery last year. (Sarah L. Voisin/The Post)
Speights, right, with King Kpodegbe Toyi Djigla and Queen Djehami Kpodegbe Kwin-Epo. (Family photo)
Speights, right, with King Kpodegbe Toyi Djigla and Queen Djehami Kpodegbe Kwin-Epo. (Family photo)
Speights holds a panther, which was a gift from the king and a family symbol. (Sarah L. Voisin/The Post)
Speights holds a panther, which was a gift from the king and a family symbol. (Sarah L. Voisin/The Post)
Jay Speights, an interfaith pastor from Rockville, Md., could hardly believe it when a DNA test revealed his link to the royal family in Benin, a small nation that once housed West Africa’s biggest slave port. The discovery would soon lead to an internal reckoning.
The move comes after the actor was arrested for allegedly filing a false police report about being attacked in Chicago last month. The Fox drama is filmed in Chicago.
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President Trump had ordered the pullout of all 2,000 U.S. troops from Syria. But France and Britain said they would not leave forces there unless some U.S. troops remained.
Sarah Sanders’s comments come amid widespread speculation that special counsel Robert S. Mueller III will soon submit his report to the attorney general, detailing findings of an investigation into Russian election interference.
Cardinal Oswald Gracias, the archbishop of Mumbai, said abuse victims often felt helpless and bitter. He said they “could not relate normally with others.” Sometimes, their psyches seemed “destroyed.”
The Republican National Committee spokeswoman responded: “President Trump doesn’t need any assistance to protect him from primary challengers.”
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The ruling is sharply critical of how prosecutors, including future Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, handled a non-prosecution agreement with the billionaire.
Viewing the disease with openness, playfulness and even wonder is helping caregivers and patients alike.
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