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10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: ONE OF AMERICA’S SAFEST CITIES GRIEVES Hundreds of people gathered in Thousand Oaks, California to mourn the dozen people killed by a Marine veteran at the packed Borderline Bar & Grill. CALIFORNIA GUNMAN WAS VOLATILE BUT PASSED MENTAL … Continue reading 10 Things to Know for Today

MEXICO CITY  | Migrants decide to depart Mexico City with or without buses

MEXICO CITY  — Thousands of Central American migrants decided to depart Mexico City early Friday and head toward the northern city of Tijuana, opting for the longer but likely safer route to the U.S. border, caravan organizers said. The decision was made late Thursday in a Mexico City stadium where roughly 5,000 migrants have spent … Continue reading MEXICO CITY  | Migrants decide to depart Mexico City with or without buses

BEIRUT | The Latest: Syria complains to UN about US airstrikes

BEIRUT — The Latest on developments in Syria (all times local): 5:50 p.m. Syria’s Foreign Ministry is complaining to the U.N. about airstrikes carried out by the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group citing new mass graves discovered. The ministry called on the U.N. secretary-general and the head of the Security Council to force … Continue reading BEIRUT | The Latest: Syria complains to UN about US airstrikes

BERLIN | Afghanistan: German helicopters shot at, nobody injured

BERLIN — German news agency dpa says German transport helicopters in Afghanistan have been shot but that nobody was injured. The agency reported Wednesday that the CH-53 helicopters were flying from Kunduz to the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif on Tuesday night when they were fired by people on the ground. German troops returned fire. The … Continue reading BERLIN | Afghanistan: German helicopters shot at, nobody injured

ROME | Italy police ID suspect in 2013 NASA hack

ROME — Italian authorities say they have placed a 25-year-old Italian under investigation for allegedly hacking eight NASA web domains in 2013. Italy’s postal police, who handle hacking and other cybercrime investigations, said the suspect was allegedly a member of a group called “Master Italian Hackers Team” and boasted of the hack on social media. … Continue reading ROME | Italy police ID suspect in 2013 NASA hack

BANGKOK | Hapless helpers recount own rescue by divers from Thai cave

BANGKOK— There were a host of heroes in July’s dramatic rescue of 13 members of a youth soccer team from a cave in northern Thailand … and then there were the hapless would-be helpers from the Thai Well Water Association. It turns out that 17 people in all were rescued by the expert foreign cave … Continue reading BANGKOK | Hapless helpers recount own rescue by divers from Thai cave