BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Sunni militants have taken control of most of Iraq's largest oil refinery, located in Baiji in northern Iraq, an official at the refinery said on Wednesday. "The militants have managed to break in to the refinery. Now they are in control of the production units, administration building and four watch towers. This is 75 percent of the refinery," an official speaking from inside the refinery said. He says clashes continue near the main control room with security forces. (Reporting by Ahmed Rasheed; Writing by Oliver Holmes; Editing by Toby Chopra)
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Justice Neil Gorsuch fumes that the Supreme Court 'failed' to 'honor this Nation's promises' as it rolled back tribal authority in Oklahoma
Gorsuch's dissenting opinion came as the nation's highest court handed more power to states over Native American lands.
GOP Rep. Ronny Jackson likely didn't receive the answers he was hoping for.
The Washington Examiner published the blistering editorial in the wake of bombshell testimony from the Jan. 6 committee hearings.
Not as permanent but just as edgy.
- The Telegraph
The Prince of Wales enjoyed a “very emotional” first meeting with his granddaughter, Lilibet, a senior royal aide has revealed.
- Golf Channel
ZJ isn't too concerned about how LIV will affect his Ryder Cup squad. Others, however, are more anxious about their future status.
This isn't the first time he's been hospitalized.
- Rolling Stone
The former president lashed out at former Mark Meadows aide Cassidy Hutchinson, even describing her handwriting as "that of a Whacko"
The Twitter account of the House Judiciary Committee Republicans had implied Cassidy Hutchinson's testimony before the Jan. 6 panel was "all hearsay."
- Good Morning America
Kevin Bacon has officially joined in on the TikTok "Footloose" challenge. The actor, who played Ren McCormack in the 1984 classic, shared a video of himself trying out the viral dance challenge with his wife, actress Kyra Sedgwick, on Tuesday. The challenge is set to the film's theme song of the same name by Kenny Loggins.
A Chinese father who reportedly tutored his son daily for a year went viral for bursting into tears after his son scored six out of 100 points on a math exam. The child’s parents from Zhengzhou, Henan Province, received his test score on June 23. Upon learning that their son had only received six points for his final math test, the father burst into tears, as seen in a video posted to Weibo by Qilu Evening News.
Kardashian was seen next to her husband as he was reportedly taken into Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on a stretcher Tuesday
- Rolling Stone
One of the witness tampering messages the Jan. 6 committee displayed on Tuesday was received by the former Mark Meadows aide, according to Punchbowl News
- Women's Health
Bella Thorne just showed off her next-level toned abs and a peek of underboob in a cut-out top on Instagram. To stay fit, Bella does boxing, Pilates, and yoga.
The comic/actor tore into one lawmaker over a basic U.S. civics fail.
Former White House chief of staff says Trump should be most worried about evidence the January 6 panel may have for obstruction of justice
Mick Mulvaney wrote an op-ed article saying Donald Trump could be the next politician to learn "it usually isn't the crime" but rather "the cover-up."
- The Hill
Cassidy Hutchinson, a former special assistant to White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, testified on Tuesday that she received a call from House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) during then-President Trump’s speech at the Ellipse urging them not to come to the Capitol. McCarthy called Hutchinson after Trump, during his remarks at the Ellipse,…
- Women's Health
Jessica Biel is turning up the heat in a bra-top that puts her abs on display at Paris Fashion Week. The 40-year-old crushes workouts with her hubby Justin.
- The Wrap
"The committee's not going to stand by and watch her character be assassinated," Cheney said of the former White House aide