Jared Kushner under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe, officials say

Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law and one of his senior advisers, has come under FBI scrutiny in the Russia investigation, multiple U.S. officials told NBC News.

Investigators believe Kushner has significant information relevant to their inquiry, officials said. That does not mean they suspect him of a crime or intend to charge him.

Source: Jared Kushner under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe, officials say

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Most UK Students Say Jesus Is Real, but Not ‘God in Human Form’: Survey

The ComRes survey, published on Wednesday, asked several questions about religion and perceptions of Jesus among 2,000 youth ages 11 to 18.

The poll, which was conducted Dec. 7–19, 2016, found that among the 2,000, only 54 percent of people would describe Jesus as a “real person who actually lived,” with 27 percent calling Him a “mythical or fictional character,” and 19 percent saying they don’t know.

Source: Most UK Students Say Jesus Is Real, but Not ‘God in Human Form’: Survey

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Russia warns its citizens against travelling to Britain due to another terrorist atrocity being ‘inevitable’

RUSSIA has warned its citizens against visiting Britain due to the threat of “inevitable” new terrorist attacks.

Vladimir Putin’s government issued the travel advice after the UK raised its threat level to “critical” – the maximum possible – following the killing of 22 in this week’s Manchester bombing.

Source: Russia warns its citizens against travelling to Britain due to another terrorist atrocity being ‘inevitable’

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‘Credible’ Islamic State propaganda video features short clip of Las Vegas Strip

A legitimate Islamic State group propaganda video posted on social media last week features brief footage of the Las Vegas Strip while calling for lone-wolf terrorist attacks, and Las Vegas police are treating it as a credible threat.

The video is about 44 minutes long, which is unusual because Islamic State group propaganda videos are often much shorter, according to a representative with SITE Intelligence Group, a nongovernmental counterterrorism organization.

Similar, shorter Islamic State group propaganda videos are posted daily, the representative said.

Source: ‘Credible’ Islamic State propaganda video features short clip of Las Vegas Strip

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‘Credible’ Islamic State propaganda video features short clip of Las Vegas Strip

A legitimate Islamic State group propaganda video posted on social media last week features brief footage of the Las Vegas Strip while calling for lone-wolf terrorist attacks, and Las Vegas police are treating it as a credible threat.

The video is about 44 minutes long, which is unusual because Islamic State group propaganda videos are often much shorter, according to a representative with SITE Intelligence Group, a nongovernmental counterterrorism organization.

Similar, shorter Islamic State group propaganda videos are posted daily, the representative said

Source: ‘Credible’ Islamic State propaganda video features short clip of Las Vegas Strip

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ISIS tells followers to attack ‘innocents and civilians in their homes, markets and roads’ to mark start of Ramadan on Saturday

ISIS has issued a chilling instruction to its followers to launch an “all-out war” on the West to mark the start of Ramadan tomorrow.

European security services are said to be bracing for more attacks during the Muslim holy month as ISIS’s followers are urged to attack “infidels” in the wake of Monday’s Manchester bomb attack.

Source: ISIS tells followers to attack ‘innocents and civilians in their homes, markets and roads’ to mark start of Ramadan on Saturday

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Magnitude 5.4 quake shakes parts of Luzon

San Marcelino in Zambales at 10:27 p.m. on Thursday, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).

The tremor, which Phivolcs recorded at a depth of 88 km. and earlier recorded as magnitude-5.5, was felt in parts of Metro Manila, Bulacan, Cavite, Pampanga, Bataan, and Benguet.

The quake was felt for at least 6 seconds in Makati, where the Inquirer office is located.

According to Tom Simborio, Phivolcs science research assistant, who was interviewed over radio station DZMM, the quake was felt at the following intensities:

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Source: Magnitude 5.4 quake shakes parts of Luzon

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