The authorities said it was one of three auto bombs that were meant to be blown up in crowded areas of the capital on Sunday, the first day back to work from the Eid al-Fitr holiday.
Rami Abdul-Rahman, head of Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, said fighting has been raging in Jobar and Ayn Tarma, both neighborhoods in the Eastern Ghouta region east of Damascus.
Footage broadcast another of the blast sites showed what appeared to be the remains of a person and badly damaged vehicles outside a mosque in the Baytara traffic circle near the Old City.
The vehicle bomb went off in the Bab Touma district of the capital.
Mr Assad's forces have struggled to maintain security in areas under their control while continuing to battle rebels seeking to oust Mr Assad as well as jihadi groups that have exploited the war's chaos to seize territory.
Tanker Seafrontier and bulk transporter the Huayang Endeavour crashed 15 miles off the coast of Dover at 2am on Saturday morning. Coastguard teams including the search and rescue helicopter, lifeboats and a French tug were all sent to the scene of the crash.
On Thursday he was captured on an audio recording explaining how he took Zhang to his apartment and held her against her will. Christensen was under surveillance Thursday when agents overheard him saying he kidnapped Zhang , a criminal complaint says.
The second most important stage on the list is Stage 20 , the final time-trial, which this year is a 22km test around Marseille . French gambling operator FDJ has agreed a deal to become an official sponsor of the Tour de France annual cycling event.
According to a rights group, she was diagnosed with depression years after her detention and suffered a heart attack in 2014. Liu was arrested immediately after the crackdown on Tiananmen, however he was released without any charge in early 1991.
Authorities said she continued to have sexual relations with the victim "multiple times" over the following three years. Detectives managed to secure an arrest warrant after completing their investigation into their " relationship ".
Waymo's test is an effort to understand where regular people want to go with self-driving cars , and how they interact with them. Meanwhile, Apple is leasing a fleet of cars from Hertz in its own test of self-driving technology, according to Bloomberg .
Parades were held in Edinburgh and Aberdeen to mark the day, with these included in the 300 events taking place across the globe. Holding a day in their honour provides us with an opportunity to do all we can to thank them for all they do to keep us safe.
Old-school National Basketball Association , represent! "I grew up in a family that was supportive and pushed me to work hard". On Monday night, the ceremony opened with a skit starring this year's host Drake as well as legendary comedian Will Ferrell .
He offered a clarification on the show though: "To be clear, all I said in the clip there is that I was considering a run". If I decide to run, obviously, I'm not gonna ask the Russians to help my campaign.
Even with the progress over the last two days, though, Sava said Scalise will remain in the hospital for the near future. After Scalise was shot in the hip, the bullet traveled through his pelvis, fractured bones and injured internal organs.
Nintendo's SNES Classic Confirmed, Releases September 29
The SNES Classic Edition will come with two SNES-style wired controllers, just like the NES Mini did past year . One of the problems with the NES Classic Edition wasn't so much the features, the games, or its functionality.
Putin, Trump to meet at G-20 Summit
McMaster said Putin would be among the world leaders meeting the USA president during the summit, taking place on July 7 and 8. The economic meeting taing place in Germany will be the first between the two men.
Colombia takes big step to peace as rebels lay down guns
The FARC and the government have also promised to stamp out the rampant drug production that had fueled the conflict for decades. Some of them will get amnesties or reduced sentences for crimes committed during the conflict.
UK PM May said wants broader consensus on Brexit plan
DUP leader Arlene Foster has said even though the party opposes same-sex marriage, it is "nonsense" to call the party homophobic. One possible effect of Brexit is the "hardening" of the border between UK-controlled Northern Ireland and the state of Ireland.
New Lightning home jersey unveiled
The adidas model has removed the grey piping on the sweaters but otherwise left them mostly intact, including the navy blue color. The league switched from Reebok to Adidas.