Syria weapons depot blast kills 12 civilians: monitor

Syria weapons depot blast kills 12 civilians: monitorAn explosion of unknown origin at a weapons depot in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib killed at least 12 civilians on Sunday, a war monitor said. An AFP correspondent at the site in the rebel-held town of Sarmada near the Turkish border said the explosion caused two buildings to collapse. On Sunday morning, rescue workers used a bulldozer to remove rubble and extract trapped people, the correspondent said.


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Fierce Syria bombardment kills 53 civilians: monitor

Fierce Syria bombardment kills 53 civilians: monitorAt least 53 civilians including 28 children, have been killed in fierce bombardment Friday that targeted rebel-held areas of northern Syria, a war monitor said updating an earlier toll. The air strikes and barrel bombs targeted the key opposition-held province of Idlib and a rebel town in the adjacent province of Aleppo, said the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. In a new toll Saturday, the war monitor said 41 civilians, including 25 children, were killed in the rebel town of Orum al-Kubra in Aleppo province while 12 civilians, three of them children, died in Idlib.


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A paroled sex offender cut off his ankle monitor before going on a killing spree, Houston police allege

  1. A paroled sex offender cut off his ankle monitor before going on a killing spree, Houston police allege  Washington Post
  2. ‘Possible serial killer’ cut off ankle monitor before killing three in Texas crime spree  New York Daily News
  3. Houston police capture possible serial killer Jose Gilberto Rodriguez  NBCNews.com
  4. Suspected serial killer expected to face 3 capital murder charges  Chron.com
  5. Suspect wanted in deadly crime spree captured in northwest Harris County  KTRK-TV
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'Possible serial killer' cut off ankle monitor before killing three in Texas crime spree

  1. ‘Possible serial killer’ cut off ankle monitor before killing three in Texas crime spree  New York Daily News
  2. Suspect Is Arrested After a String of Murders and Robberies in the Houston Area  New York Times
  3. 3 people in 4 days: Man described by sheriff as Houston serial killer suspect arrested after chase  fox6now.com
  4. Houston police capture possible serial killer Jose Gilberto Rodriguez  NBCNews.com
  5. Suspect wanted in deadly crime spree captured in northwest Harris County  KTRK-TV
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Thousands head home in south Syria after ceasefire deal: monitor

Thousands head home in south Syria after ceasefire deal: monitorThousands of displaced Syrians were heading home Saturday after rebels and the government reached a ceasefire deal in the south following more than two weeks of deadly bombardment, a monitor said. Under the agreement announced Friday after talks between rebels and regime ally Moscow, opposition fighters will hand over territory and heavy weapons in Daraa province near the Jordanian border. The Russia-backed regime offensive has displaced around 320,000 people since June 19, the United Nations says, including tens of thousands who fled south to the sealed border with Jordan.


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Smart bandages designed to monitor and tailor treatment for chronic wounds

A team of engineers has developed a prototype bandage designed to actively monitor the condition of chronic wounds and deliver appropriate drug treatments to improve the chances of healing. While the lab-tested bandages remain to be assessed in a clinical context, the research is aimed at transforming bandaging from a traditionally passive treatment into a more active paradigm to address a persistent and difficult medical challenge.
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Regime reclaims more ground in south Syria: monitor

Regime reclaims more ground in south Syria: monitorA string of rebel-held locations in southern Syria passed into regime control Sunday as the government regained more ground under Russian-brokered deals, a war monitor said. Talks involving rebels, local officials and regime ally Russia saw agreements struck for four villages and a strategic town near the border with Jordan, extending government control to some 60 percent of the southern Daraa province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Since June 19, Russia-backed regime forces have ramped up bombardment against opposition fighters in southern Syria as Damascus pushes to retake the area.


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Samsung Bringing Dual-Monitor Android Experience To DeX: Report

  1. Samsung Bringing Dual-Monitor Android Experience To DeX: Report  Android Headlines
  2. Massive Galaxy Note 9 Leak Details All-New Features  Forbes
  3. Samsung Galaxy S8 and Note 8 gain new video lockscreen option from Galaxy S9  Phone Arena
  4. Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to iPhone X 2018 and Pixel 3: Top smartphones to launch this year  The Indian Express
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Air strikes on southern Syria kill 22 civilians: monitor

Air strikes on southern Syria kill 22 civilians: monitorA barrage of Russian air strikes on rebel-held areas of southern Syria killed 22 civilians on Thursday, a monitoring group said, most of them in a single battered town. “At least 35 Russian air strikes hit the town of Al-Mseifra,” the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. “One of them hit a basement where people were taking shelter, killing 17 civilians, including five children,” the Britain-based monitor said.


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N. Korea still building at nuclear site: monitor

  1. N. Korea still building at nuclear site: monitor  Yahoo News
  2. Koreas agree to improve North’s railways, but work must wait  ABC News
  3. Congress on North Korea Deal: ‘We Have No Information’  Daily Beast
  4. Here’s how Trump finds out if North Korea is serious about giving up its nukes  Fox News
  5. US Veterans Remember the Dead as Coffins Await Korean War Remains  TIME
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