Two killed, 16 injured in in shooting at Fort Myers, Fla., club; police say not linked to terrorism – Washington Post

Washington Post Two killed, 16 injured in in shooting at Fort Myers, Fla., club; police say not linked to terrorismWashington PostA shooting early Monday morning outside a nightclub in Fort Myers, Fla., killed at least two teenagers and injured at least 16 other people, with a 12-year-old reported to be among the wounded, according to… Continue reading…

Syrian suicide bomber 'pledged allegiance' to IS: German regional minister – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Syrian suicide bomber ‘pledged allegiance’ to IS: German regional ministerChannel NewsAsiaThe Syrian who blew himself up in southern Germany, wounding 15 people, had pledged allegiance to Islamic State on a video found on his mobile phone, the Bavarian interior minister said on Monday. Posted 25 Jul 2016 06:15; Updated 25 Jul 2016 22:55.Syrian… Continue reading…

The Daily 202: With DWS ouster on eve of convention, 10 questions for the week ahead in Philadelphia – Washington Post

Washington Post The Daily 202: With DWS ouster on eve of convention, 10 questions for the week ahead in PhiladelphiaWashington PostTHE BIG IDEA: Good morning from an Amtrak train bound for Philadelphia. The Democratic National Convention was supposed to be the flawless, slickly-produced one where the establishment struck back. Now, it threatens to devolve into… Continue reading…

Diplomatic win for China as ASEAN drops reference to maritime court ruling – Reuters

Reuters Diplomatic win for China as ASEAN drops reference to maritime court rulingReutersVIENTIANE China scored a diplomatic victory on Monday as Southeast Asian nations dropped a U.S.-backed proposal to mention a landmark international court ruling against Beijing’s territorial claims in the South China Sea in a joint statement. A weekend …Beijing victory as SE Asian nations… Continue reading…

'There was nothing stopping it': 10000 homes evacuated as Sand fire rages in Santa Clarita Valley – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times ‘There was nothing stopping it’: 10000 homes evacuated as Sand fire rages in Santa Clarita ValleyLos Angeles TimesWind-whipped flames raged overnight in the steep, rugged mountains of the Santa Clarita Valley, charring more than 33,000 acres and threatening thousands of homes. Weather conditions will improve slightly for firefighters tackling flames Monday, with …Nearly… Continue reading…