05 May 2016

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Kenya: Woman rescued after 6 days in collapsed building (31)
Tom Odula, Associated Press Updated 7:19 am, Thursday, May 5, 2016 Photo: Ben Curtis, AP Image 1of/6 Caption Close Image 1 of 6 A woman is carried away in a stretcher by medics as she is rescued after being trapped for six days in the rubble of a collapsed building, in the Huruma area of Nairobi, Kenya, Thursday, May 5, 2016.
Australia says most dangerous Australian IS operative killed (25)
The Associated Press, Associated Press Topics: From the Wires, News CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - The Australian government says Australia's most dangerous known Islamic State movement operative has been killed in a U.S. airstrike in Iraq. Attorney-General George Brandis said Thursday the United States has confirmed that Neil Prakash, also known as Abu Khaled al-Cambodi, was killed in Mosul on Friday.
IS routed from Ramadi at a high cost: city destroyed (12)
RAMADI, Iraq--This is what victory looks like in the Iraqi city of Ramadi: In the once thriving Haji Ziad Square, not a single structure still stands. Turning in every direction yields a picture of devastation. A building that housed a pool hall and ice cream shops - reduced to rubble. A row of money changers and motorcycle repair garages - obliterated, a giant bomb crater in its place.
Israel launches airstrikes on four Hamas targets in Gaza (16)
© Jack Guez AFP | An Israeli fighter jet Text by NEWS WIRES The Israeli military launched airstrikes early Thursday on four Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to mortar rounds fired at Israel, the military said. In a statement, the military said it hit "terrorist infrastructure sites" early Thursday belonging to Hamas, the Islamic militant group which rules Gaza.
FDA brings e-cigarettes under federal authority (16)
By Matthew Perrone , Associated Press WASHINGTON - New federal rules announced Thursday have the potential to upend the multibillion-dollar electronic cigarette industry just as it is attempting to position itself as an alternative to traditional cigarettes. Under the long-awaited rules issued by the Food and Drug Administration, hundreds of e-cigarette brands will have to undergo a lengthy federal
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