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Mar 19 2019

New Zealand shooter is ‘lucid’ and understands charges, lawyer says

His two targets were the Masjid al Noor mosque, where 41 people died , and a second, smaller mosque in the suburb of Linwood, where seven more died. Tipple said the gu...

Mar 19 2019

Christchurch gun store sold 4 weapons to suspect

He is expected to face other charges when he appears in court again on April 5. He added: "The MSSA (military-style semi-automatic) reportedly used by the alleged gunma...

Mar 19 2019

Israeli killed in West Bank 'terrorist' attack: army

Beilinson Hospital says Ahiad Attinger, a 47-year-old father of 12, died on Monday of wounds he sustained in the shooting and stabbing attack near the settlement of Ariel...

Mar 18 2019

New Zealand massacre provides test for live video platforms

A member of the AOS (Armed Offenders Squad) stands ready following a shooting at the Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, on March 15, 2019. Facebook said it wa...

Mar 18 2019

'Bomb cyclone' winter storm moves east after punishing Colorado

The winter storm called "Ulmer" transformed into a bomb cyclone in less than a day. Trees snapped by high winds from a late winter storm packing hurricane-force wind...

Mar 18 2019

Lawyer: US Navy Veteran Held in Iran Sentenced to 10 Years

Zaid said that White was facing two separate charges, one of which was insulting Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei. The family learned of the sentence earlier this we...

Mar 18 2019

High speed, then a failed climb for doomed Ethiopia flight

The United States and many other countries have grounded the Max 8s as the USA -based company faces the challenge of proving the jets are safe to fly amid suspicions that...

Mar 17 2019

New Zealand shooting: 28-year-old Australian man charged with murder

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the terror attack was "one of New Zealand's darkest days". Reality television star Kim Kardashian applauded New Zea...

Mar 17 2019

Yellow Vest protests erupt in Paris as cops use water cannon

Fires were lit in the streets, with at least one vehicle set ablaze, and a bank was set alight. Police tried to contain the demonstrators with tear gas and water cannon...

Mar 17 2019

DUP stresses extra cash for Northern Ireland not part of Brexit discussions

Remarkably, May - after two massive, historic defeats on the defining legislation of her government - has a glimmer of hope of victory next week. British Prime Minister...

Mar 17 2019

Israeli military accuses Hamas of firing rockets

Two of the rockets launched from Gaza had targeted the Israeli economic capital, Tel Aviv - the first such attack since a 2014 war between Israel and Gaza militants . Po...

Mar 16 2019

O'Rourke's Donor Roots Are GOP Businessmen — WashPost

He has the potential to tap into various constituencies and, as the El Paso rally demonstrated, a willingness to take on the president. National interest in his campaign ...

Mar 16 2019

Nancy Pelosi takes Trump impeachment off the table: ‘He ‘isn’t worth it’

Trump subsequently retweeted Diamond and Silk, a seeming endorsement of their analysis of the Hatch Act, which says that most executive branch employees are prohibited fr...

Mar 15 2019

Rockets fired at Tel Aviv stopped by Israel's Iron Dome

The Israeli military says air raid warning sirens were triggered in Tel Aviv around 3:10 p.m. EST. The IDF said Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepted one...

Mar 15 2019

Reputed New York crime boss shot dead outside home

Cali, who was known throughout his life as "Franky Boy", is the nephew-in-law of Sicilian mobster John Gambino and had close ties to the Sicilian Mafia family led by Salv...

Mar 15 2019

EU Parliament’s Brexit chief against long delay

He added: "How we get there is something we are prepared to be flexible about". The bloc expects May to ask her peer leaders for an extension to the current departure...

Mar 15 2019

Liberals shut down SNC committee before Wilson-Raybould vote

The director of public prosecutions opted last fall not to negotiate a remediation agreement with the Quebec-based engineering giant, which would have put off a criminal ...

Mar 14 2019

California Gov. Gavin Newsom to Suspend Death Penalty, Defy Voters, Victims

Newsom defended a $25 million proposed California program to assist asylum seekers who cross the border into the state because he affirms the federal government isn't d...

Mar 14 2019

Sen. Mark Warner responds to Trump budget proposal

Leading Democrats immediately rejected the plan, signaling another bruising fight just weeks after a standoff that led to a 35-day partial government shutdown, the longes...

Mar 14 2019

Hanoi seeks Vietnamese suspect's release in Kim killing

They have gone through the proceedings and the charge was being withdrawn, so this is being done according to the law. Law Minister Liew Vui Keong said Wednesday that t...