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The initial call came in moments after airport police had responded to separate reports of a man wearing a black cape and mask and carrying a sword in the baggage area of an adjacent terminal, according to airport police spokesman Robert Pedregon.

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Hundreds of panicked travelers and employees bolted from five of the nine main LAX passenger terminals, some pouring through security gates onto the tarmac and others out of ticketing and baggage areas into the street.

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Motor vehicle traffic was halted at the horseshoe-shaped central terminal, and
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None was found. But the chaos had a cascading effect that took more than two hours to sort out, he said.

“It was a general panic that took place,” Pedregon said. “It was like a snowball, like dominoes, however you want to describe it.”

The source of the noises taken for gunfire remained a mystery the morning after the incident began at about 8:45 p.m. PDT (0345 GMT). “We are investigating it
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During the scare, 27 incoming flights were diverted to other airports, and airlines reported 281 flights – 120 arrivals and 161 departures – were delayed, LAX said.
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Pedregon said the incident marked the worst security upheaval at the airport since November 2013, when a gunman walked into Terminal 3 with a semi-automatic rifle and opened fire, killing a U.S. Transportation Security Administration agent.

The scare came two months after police temporarily evacuated a terminal at New York City’s John F. Kennedy International Airport after reports of gunfire. It also turned out to be a false report.

A preliminary investigation of that incident, which also occurred on a Sunday evening, found no evidence of foul play or suspicious activity.

U.S. airport security officials have been on heightened alert in recent months after deadly attacks at international airports in Belgium and Turkey.

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The Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, the nation’s top anti-graft body, conducted the ninth round of inspections from February to April, exposing problems such as loose Party leadership, illegal trading of power and money, illegal promotion of unqualified officials and falsifying economic growth data.

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In response, the province will conduct stricter reviews and assessment of economic data to guarantee that the information is objective and accurate, and any official responsible for false numbers will be severely punished, according to a statement released on Thursday.

All officials found responsible for severe violations so far have been punished.

The National Development and Reform Commission has conducted preliminary investigations in 115 cases transferred from the central-level inspectors, and 15 officials were punished based on the regulations of the Party and governments,
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Some high-profile events uncovered in the media also became inspection targets.

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The administration has punished nine officials.

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The new round of inspection will cover another 32 central-level departments and institutes and another four provinces will start the looking-back or re-inspection.

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Fairley looked spry in two preseason games. In Saturday’s preseason loss to the Houston Texans, Fairley compiled four tackles, one for loss, earned a sack and
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The former first-round pick has always boasted a quick burst, but he’s lacked consistency and an ability to be an every-down player. With Rankins’ injury, Fairley knows he needs to improve his stamina.

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Fairley admitted on Tuesday he’s “far” from the player he wants to be.

“He’s active; he’s athletic,” coach Sean Payton said. “When he wins, he usually wins in the first second of the play or first second and a half of the play. So, he’s pretty quick. I’d say he’s got pretty good football IQ. In other words, he’sMen’s Nike Houston Texans 10 DeAndre Hopkins Elite Away White Jersey experienced and he’s able to recognize schemes, as to if it is run, what type of run Houston Texans Football Jersey it is. But, he had some good production in that last game.”

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Mara said the team was “comfortable” retaining Brown, who was arrested in 2015 and suspended following the league’s investigation into domestic violence allegations.

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After finding out about Brown’s arrest in May 2015, the NFL became aware of a court statement filed by Brown’s wife alleging previous altercations with her husband. Brown’s wife declined to speak to league investigators about the alleged incidents and law enforcement officials declined requests from the NFL for information.

The NFL concluded that Brown violated the league’s personal-conduct policy based on evidence provided in the police report from his arrest, which included statements provided by Brown’s wife to police. A hearing officer upheld the
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Mara said domestic violence is not a “black and white” issue.

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Iran’s Foreign Ministry said Russia had stopped using the base for strikes in Syria,
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“Russian military aircraft that took part in the operation of conducting air strikes from Iran’s Hamadan air base on terrorist targets in Syria have successfully
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“Further use of the Hamadan air base in the Islamic Republic of Iran by the Russian Aerospace Forces will be carried out on the basis of mutual agreements to fight terrorism and depending on the prevailing circumstances in Syria,” Konashenkov said.

Last week, long-range Russian Tupolev-22M3 bombers and Sukhoi-34 fighter bombers used Nojeh air base, near the city of Hamadan, in north-west Iran to
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It was the first time a foreign power had used an Iranian base since World War Two. Russia and Iran are both providing crucial military support to President Bashar al-Assad against rebels and jihadi fighters in Syria’s five-year-old conflict.
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Some Iranian lawmakers called the move a breach of Iran’s constitution which forbids “the establishment of any kind of foreign military base in Iran, even for peaceful purposes”.

Iranian Defence Minister Hossein Dehghan dismissed that criticism but also chided Moscow for publicizing the move, describing it as showing off and a “betrayal of trust.”

“We have not given any military base to the Russians and they are not here to stay,” Dehghan was quoted as saying by the Fars news agency late on Sunday.

He said there was “no written agreement” between the two countries and the “operational cooperation” was temporary and limited to refueling.

The U.S. State Department, which last week called the move “unfortunate but not
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“Russia has no base in Iran and is not stationed here. They did this (operation) and it is finished for now,” Bahram Qasemi was quoted as saying by Tasnim news agency.

Iran’s defense minister had said last week that Russia would be permitted to use the Nojeh base “for as long as they need”.

While noting that Iran has long supported Assad, a U.S. official said Tehran may not have wanted its involvement to be so public ahead of the 2017 Iranian presidential election.

“The Iranians don’t mind helping out quietly. They just don’t want the world to know that they are contributing to the deaths of thousands of Syrian civilians,” said the U.S. official, who spoke on condition of anonymity.

“It’s their elections … Everybody gets squeamish around election time,” he added.

Relations between Iran and Russia, long cordial, appeared to reach a new level last September when Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered military intervention in Syria in support of Assad.

After some delay, Russia supplied Iran with its S-300 missile air defense system,
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Dehghan said that to make up for the delay, Russia had suggested providing Iran with its advanced S-400, but that Tehran was not interested as it is working to advance its own home-made defense system.

Iran unveiled its new missile defense system, Bavar 373, on Monday, a system designed to intercept cruise missiles, drones, combat aircraft and ballistic missiles.

Iran’s defense minister also said Tehran has shown interest in buying Russian Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jets and Moscow’s reply “has not been negative so far.”

The United States has said it would use its veto power in the U.N. Security Council to block the possible sales of the fighter jets to Iran.

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The reality TV star, who claimed in 2011 he has “a great relationship with the
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“Look how much African-American communities are suffering under Democratic control. To those I say the following: What do you have to lose by trying something new, like Trump?” he said. “You’re living in poverty. Your schools are no good. You have no jobs. Fifty-eight percent of your youth is unemployed. What the hell do you have to lose?”

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Trump made similar remarks during a speech in Charlotte on Thursday.

Trump’s claims, like comments he’s made about other racial groups, are broad and hardly representative of every black American. His claim about black youth
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Stock prices of the country’s two biggest private prison companies ― Corrections Corporation of America and GEO Group ― nosedived by nearly 25 percent Thursday morning. Other big players in the industry ― including Emerald Correctional Management, Management & Training Corporation, Community Education Centers and LaSalle Southwest Corrections ― are privately held companies.

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2. A healthy, hungry Nathan MacKinnon

The 2014 Calder Trophy winner is vowing to take on more responsibility in his fourth NHL season after signing a seven-year, $44.1 million contract on July 8.
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Those injuries, to a large degree, have kept MacKinnon from equaling the scoring of his rookie season, when he had 63 points (24 goals, 39 assists) in 82 games as an 18-year-old.

The center, who will turn 21 on Sept. 1, is one of the fastest skaters in the League, capable of powering his way through the neutral zone. He should excel as the Avalanche’s No. 1 center, his natural position, on a full-time basis.

“I think I have a lot to prove in this league,” MacKinnon said. “I think I can take my game to a whole other level and I’m really excited to show it this season,
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After missing the playoffs five times in his seven NHL seasons, Duchene is determined to help turn the franchise he followed as a child into a consistent postseason team that eventually can compete for the Stanley Cup.

Duchene, 25, should be ready to take his place among the League’s top centers after scoring 30 goals for the first time despite missing six games because of a knee injury. He was the first Avalanche player to score 30 or more goals since Sakic (36) and Milan Hejduk (35) in 2006-07.

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Varlamov is brilliant at times but hasn’t managed to match the consistency of his 2013-14 season, when he was a finalist for the Vezina Trophy.

Here are three key questions facing the Avalanche:

1. Did they do enough to improve a questionable defense?

This has become an annual concern. The Avalanche allowed 40 or more shots 14 times last season, when Varlamov and Pickard were too often under siege behind a team that couldn’t get the puck out of the defensive end. The lone newcomers are free agent signees Fedor Tyutin and Patrick Wiercioch.

Puck-moving Tyson Barrie, who signed a four-year contract reportedly worth $22 million on July 31, is an asset on offense but can be a liability in his own end. Erik Johnson has to rebound from a poor season (27 points, minus-19 rating in 73 games), and it’s probably too much to ask Francois Beauchemin, who turned 36 on June 4, to average 25 minutes again.

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2. Will home ice be an advantage?

The mile-high altitude didn’t help last season, when the Avalanche went 17-20-4 at Pepsi Center, the third time they finished under. 500 at home since arriving in Denver in 1995-96. They were 1-4-1 in their first six home games, 2-6-1 in their
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3. Can they avoid another poor start?

The Avalanche lost nine of their first 14 games last season, including a disheartening 5-4 loss to the Minnesota Wild at home on opening night after taking a 4-1 lead into the third period. Two seasons ago, the Avalanche lost six of their first seven games and 13 of 17 after opening with 5-0 and 3-0 losses to the Wild. They’ll be tested early this season with five of their first seven games, and six of the first nine, on the road.