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Police search for motive after Utah man kills woman, boy

Police search for motive after Utah man kills woman, boy

Police say a man rammed the auto, then started shooting. Police say a Utah man died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound after he killed a woman and her son in a shooting that also hurt two other children. Nielsen . "I heard screaming and crying on my front door", she said. Colby Corbett, a resident of the same neighborhood where the incident happened, was standing in his backyard waiting for his son, 8, to come from school.



UK general elections 2017: Tight security as voters go to the polls

The British general election will take place on Thursday. Corbyn, widely written off at the start of the campaign, has drawn thousands of people to upbeat rallies and energized young voters with his plans to boost public spending after years of Conservative austerity.


Panama's feared dictator and ex-US ally Noriega dies

Panama's feared dictator and ex-US ally Noriega dies

Noriega succeeded him, in 1983 taking command of Panama's military and installed himself as the country's leader. He had been granted temporary release on Feb 28 from his prison overlooking the Panama Canal to undergo surgery. Noriega was reportedly partial to opera. Initially he reacted with defiance as the US imposed economic sanctions created to drive him from power.


British police name third attacker

British police name third attacker

All three were shot dead by police after they drove a hired van into pedestrians on London Bridge at around 10 p.m. before stabbing people in the area around the nearby Borough Market , killing seven people and injuring almost 50. Butt was linked to al-Muhajiroun, the banned extremist group whose leader, Choudary, was jailed past year for encouraging support for Islamic State. While The Electoral Commission issues regular bulletins to electoral administrators , which cover security, ...



Israel is 'not ready' for peace: Palestinian official

After years of militarization, aggressive anti-Israel propaganda and threats to Israel from its Arab neighbors, Israel fired the first shots of the Six-Day War on June 6, 1967 citing self-defense. Though Israel lives in the real world of competing political interests and in a violent and unsafe region of the world necessitating it to attend constantly to its security needs and the safety of its citizens, security can not become an excuse for the oppression of another people and the denial of ...


Trump reveals top lawyer as his pick for new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

Trump reveals top lawyer as his pick for new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

Wray headed the department's Criminal Division in 2003, when that division handled national security matters. Wray represented Christie in a scandal that resulted in two of the governor's aides being convicted. The White House for the second day in a row would not say definitively whether the president has confidence in Sessions. Wray, now a partner at King & Spalding, led the Justice Department's Criminal Division from 2003 to 2005, and his firm biography says that he "helped lead the ...