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Suspect in Portland slayings to appear in court

Suspect in Portland slayings to appear in court

A train operator said over the loudspeaker that the person causing the disturbance needed to get off at the next stop, threatening to call the police, Macy recalled, and that's when Namkai-Menche stepped up and urged Christian to get off the train.


Daughter of ousted South Korean leader's friend 'unaware' of Samsung sponsorship details

Daughter of ousted South Korean leader's friend 'unaware' of Samsung sponsorship details

Chung was part of the South Korean squad that won the team equestrian gold medal at the 2014 Asian Games and had been training in Germany, living there with her infant son and mother, when the corruption allegations emerged last October. Chung had been held at a detention center in Aalborg, Denmark, since early January as she was on Interpol's wanted list following the South Korean authorities' request.


Trump administration defends Jared Kushner

Trump administration defends Jared Kushner

The talks between Kushner and the Russians , if confirmed, would raise new questions about the Trump team's relationship with Moscow , which USA intelligence agencies say tried to sway the November election in the property tycoon's favor.


11 people seated on Cosby jury; defense sees race bias

11 people seated on Cosby jury; defense sees race bias

Last week during an interview Cosby voiced his concern that race "could be" a contributing factor in the accusations against him. Judge Steven O'Neill for now rejected the argument after prosecutors said one of two women sent home was a former Pittsburgh detective who sued the city after she was arrested in a public scandal.



DHS sec'y 'wouldn't criticize' Russian Federation channels

The ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee called for a review of Jared Kushner's security clearance Sunday amid reports that the White House adviser sought secret communications with the Kremlin. "If he did not tell them about Ambassador Kislyak, well, then he would have a problem there", Judge Napolitano said. Shortly after the tweets , Mr Trump's Homeland Security Secretary, Mr John Kelly, made the rounds of Sunday television news shows to describe any so-called back ...


UN rights chief pleads for sparing Syrian civilians under IS

UN rights chief pleads for sparing Syrian civilians under IS

The body clarified how the deaths had happened, saying 26 had been killed after the strike hit a four-storey building, and nine had died in an assault on the nearby town of Mayadeen on Thursday night. "Unfortunately, scant attention is being paid by the outside world to the appalling predicament of the civilians trapped in these areas ". Washington admitted that its air strikes had killed 352 innocent people, but the Airways non-governmental organization claims that the figure is at ...