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Michael McCarthy convicted of murder in 2-year-old Bella Bond's death

The Suffolk County Superior Court jury had been deliberating since June 20. He was placed in handcuffs, and now faces mandatory life in prison with a chance for parole in 15 years. "He said it was her time to die, she was a demon", Bond said. Defense lawyer Jonathan Shapiro attacked Bond's credibility in his closing arguments, saying she had killed the child and lied about it to shift blame to M... [Full Article...]

6 injured as auto collides with crowd celebrating Eid in the UK

A woman arrested after she crashed her vehicle into a crowd following Eid celebrations with her family has been released on bail. Police said they had no reason to believe the incident was terror-related, although extra officers were deployed to reassure the public. [Full Article...]

Australia suspends flights over Syria after Russian Warning

Australia suspends flights over Syria after Russian Warning When that proved unsuccessful, coalition aircraft performed "strafing runs" near the regime positions, which halted their advance. Australia has deployed about 780 military personnel as part of the US-led coalition fighting the so-called Islamic State (IS ) in both Iraq and Syria. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump skips White House tradition of hosting Eid celebration

Donald Trump skips White House tradition of hosting Eid celebration The holy month of Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar in which Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset. Islam, like the other faiths we publicly recognise in T&T also follows this tenet. While the White House has refrained from commenting on the decision to end the tradition, reports surfaced saying Secretary of State Rex Tillerson rejected the recommendation to celebrate the fest... [Full Article...]

Nine killed and hostages held in attack at Somalia restaurant

Nine killed and hostages held in attack at Somalia restaurant The attack began at around 8pm (17.00GMT) on the evening of 14 June with a suicide auto bombing at the Post Treats restaurant and club, after which gunmen stormed inside the nearby Pizza House restaurant. The well-known restaurant has been a very popular place among young Somalis. Numerous first victims were young men who had been entering the restaurant when the vehicle exploded, Hussein said. [Full Article...]

Qatar row: United Nations warns of human rights violations

These policies helped the region's largest airlines, Emirates, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways , to develop their home airports as hubs linking passengers travelling between the east and west. The Gulf nations have criticized Qatar for alleged support of the Muslim Brotherhood , which is considered a terrorist organization by Saudi Arabia and the UAE. [Full Article...]

Attention on Supreme Court as justice weigh Trump travel ban

Attention on Supreme Court as justice weigh Trump travel ban The court papers filed by President Donald Trump's administration complete the briefing on the government's emergency application asking the justices to block lower court injunctions in favor of challengers to the ban. The court could side with opponents of the ban and refuse to let it take effect. A new ban might include more countries or be made permanent, or both. [Full Article...]

Trump attacks Obama's handling of Russian meddling

In a Fox News interview broadcast on Sunday, Trump said he had learned that Obama had known about the Russian Federation issue long before the election but that he "did nothing about it". The Post article recounts how Obama learned about the Russian intrusions and the administration's attempts to find support to make the information public. [Full Article...]

All Blacks coach responds to Gatland's claims

All Blacks coach responds to Gatland's claims New Zealander Gatland has been criticised in his homeland for the adoption of physical "Warrrenball" tactics, but hinted that the All Blacks playing a more direct game was somewhat ironic. They love their rugby in New Zealand and value what the Lions Series means to both the sport and the economy. It caught them on the hop. "For me (the Lions' mistakes) are all fixable". [Full Article...]

British holidaymakers panic as shark washes ashore on Majorca beach

British holidaymakers panic as shark washes ashore on Majorca beach Lifeguards on jet skis helped kids on dinghies and from an inflatable water park near where the shark was spotted to safety as colleagues ran along the shoreline blowing on whistles and ordering swimmers out of the water. One witness of the incident posted an account of the scenario on Facebook . Similar instances have occurred earlier too in the region. An eight foot (2.4 meter) blue shark ... [Full Article...]

Moon: Form joint teams with North for Olympics

Lee urged North Korea to denuclearize and follow inter-Korean declarations of peace and prosperity. This information is based on Human Rights Watch's research as well as and the conclusions of a UN Human Rights Council Commission of Inquiry on human rights in North Korea that produced a comprehensive report in 2014. [Full Article...]

Rescuers ordered to leave amid fears over second China landslide

Authorities at the scene said on Sunday that 10 bodies had been confirmed recovered, contradicting a report by the Xinhua state news agency on Saturday saying that 15 people had been confirmed killed. Some 3,000 workers with life-detection instruments and sniffer dogs were taking part in the search, state media said. Rescuers found three members of one family five hours after the landsl... [Full Article...]

May's Brexit offer 'the minimum'

May's Brexit offer 'the minimum' Ms May's proposals would see anyone who has already lived in the United Kingdom for five years given a new "settled status", securing their position in the country. "They get the same residence rights, the same employment rights, the same health rights, the same welfare rights, the same pensions rights and so on, nearly the equivalent to British citizens". [Full Article...]

Sen. Franken Says Philando Castile 'Did Not Deserve To Die'

Sen. Franken Says Philando Castile 'Did Not Deserve To Die' The world learned of Castile's death through a Facebook livestream launched by his girlfriend , Diamond Reynolds, seconds after he was shot by Yanez. The video showed blood oozing through Castile's shirt as he appeared to lose consciousness. Last summer, another demonstration on I-94 in response to Castile's shooting led to over 100 arrests or citations after protesters threw rocks, br... [Full Article...]

S. Korea president invites N. Korea to Pyeongchang Olympics

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday observed a test-firing of a new midrange missile the country is developing to cope with growing threats from North Korea . Chang also ruled out the possibility of using venues in the North to co-host the February 9-25 Winter Games and dismissed the notion that a unified team would help improve ties by saying: "The Olympics should not be used for a po... [Full Article...]

Justin Trudeau Joined the Toronto Pride Parade to Celebrate Equality

Justin Trudeau Joined the Toronto Pride Parade to Celebrate Equality As Laura Olin, the Twitter user who posted the widely-shared photo, noted, the image features a rainbow sock-wearing Trudeau high-fiving a little girl dressed as Wonder Woman during the pride parade on Sunday. For many attendees, the parade itself was the central focus of the day. "No, I can understand the laughter but there's a lot of politicians who have a deep, vested interest in being ri... [Full Article...]

At least nine dead after Colombia tourist boat sinks

According to the authorities, 133 people were rescued. Speaking to reporters from the reservoir, she said nine people had been killed and around 28 are still missing. Of the 134 people who survived the crash, three remain hospitalized but are out of danger, said Margarita Moncada, the head of the disaster relief agency in Antioquia state. [Full Article...]

Belgium identifies Brussels station bomber

Combat troops have been a fixture of major public buildings in Brussels since the Paris attacks. Belgium's interior minister said the country had avoided a serious terrorist attack. The man entered Brussels Central Station at 8:39 p.m. local time holding a suitcase and headed toward a group of people, Van der Sypt said. Security experts said Tuesday's incident could have been similar to ... [Full Article...]

What To Make Of Philando Castile's Death, One Year Later

The dashcam video lined up with Reynolds' claims on Facebook Live that Castile had assured the officer he wasn't reaching for his gun - though Yanez neglected to mention the assurance in his interview. Yanez testified that he feared for his life after Castile refused to put his gun away. A jury on Friday cleared Yanez of all three charges he faced, including manslaughter. [Full Article...]

Turkey rejects Arab terms to Qatar, US urges sides to talk

They include the closure of Al-Jazeera television, which neighboring countries accuse of fomenting regional strife; and a call for Doha to cut ties to groups including the Muslim Brotherhood , the Islamic State organization, Al-Qaida and Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah movement. [Full Article...]


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