Sirens were heard in central Cairo immediately after the incident.
The attack came amid tightened security around churches and Christian facilities ahead of the Coptic Orthodox Christian celebrations of Christmas on January 7.
Security forces went on high alert for Christmas and New Year celebrations. More than 100 Christians have been killed in Egypt in the past year - most attacks claimed by the local branch of the so-called Islamic State group.
"The shooting began at 10:30 a.m. and carried on for more than 15 minutes. there was more than one attacker", Mohammed Hussein Abdelhadi, who lives close to the church, told Reuters.
Eight Coptic Christians were among those killed. It also said there was a separate attack on a store in the same neighborhood of Helwan that killed two Copts. At least 43 people are killed and scores of worshippers injured in the Palm Sunday attack, which narrowly missed a ceremony presided over by Pope Tawadros II in Alexandria's St. Mark's cathedral.
In an earlier report in August , the paper said Uber was losing roughly $9,000 a vehicle , 18 times more than previously believed. The Wall Street Journal first reported on Thursday that the tender deal would be successful, citing unnamed sources.
After their father's death, Emerald, the third oldest, created a fund through Indiegogo to raise money for the Garner siblings. In the years since she has continued to advocate more broadly, against police brutality and in support of racial equality.
Ending support for Blackberry and Windows Phone has seen no further extensions and will come into place on the mentioned date. What this means is that WhatsApp will no longer actively develop its app for the aforementioned operating systems.
According to the terms of the deal, Kiev was meant to hand over 306 prisoners to the rebels and receive 74 prisoners in return. Ukrainian authorities and separatist rebels have agreed on a major prisoner exchange.
Foster was booked by the Pike County Sheriff's Office on one charge of murder and four charges of attempted murder. Police said the shootings appeared to be connected to Foster's relationship with the woman who was shot.
The clashes came amid debate over the removal of statues and memorials commemorating the Confederacy across the country. Noor then fired his gun across his partner's body and through the driver's side window, hitting Damond in the abdomen.
Apple's total tab for Cook's personal trips on the private plane was $93,109 in the 2017 fiscal year, which ended in September. Cook, the Board also requires that he use private aircraft for all business and personal travel", Apple wrote in the filing .
Across northern Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, mid-morning temperatures were in the negatives or single digits. It wasn't that the VA's heating system wasn't working, but it couldn't keep up with the cold conditions.
In his own statement after the results were certified, Moore repeated his charge that the election was "fraudulent". The number has been raised to 118 voter fraud complaints, with 85 so far having been adjudicated, Merrill said.
Israel captured east Jerusalem, which includes the Old City, in 1967, and annexed it in a move not recognised internationally. That's the proposal Israel's transport minister recently pushed forward, according to an Associated Press report.
Others headed out to the stores early to beat the crowds. "It's a good time to be out", said Waterbury resident Abby Desocio. It markes one of the biggest days for exchanges and returns. "The sales are always great", Jules Portnoy said.
Buccaneers to reportedly retain Dirk Koetter for 2018
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Pregnant mum killed in police screw-up
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ISIS Claims Blasts in Kabul which Killed Dozens
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Powerball and Mega Millions Over $300 Million
The winning numbers for Wednesday's Powerball for the grand prize of $337 million are 3, 9, 16, 56, 60 and the Powerball is 3. No one hit the Powerball jackpot Wednesday night, causing the Saturday night jackpot to swell to $384 million.
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Marijuana Use Among Pregnant Women Rises, Study Says
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Cardi B admits Offset cheated on her recently
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Worcester County offering free Christmas tree recycling
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