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Cause of U.S. student's 'extensive' brain damage mystery after North Korea release

At the Otto Warmbier press conference given by his father, Fred, it was revealed that the Warmbiers don't believe North Korea's explanation of how their son ended up in a coma. An American college student who was released from a North Korean prison is finally home but in a coma and undergoing treatment at an OH hospital. Yun met with the North Korean ambassador to the U.N.in NY on June 6 and was told of Warmbier's medical status.


Iran tracks down and kills ISIL suspects after attacks

Iran tracks down and kills ISIL suspects after attacks

On Saturday, Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi announced intelligence forces had killed the mastermind of the twin attacks . Ahmad Fazelian, chief justice of Alborz province west of Tehran , was quoted in a report as saying: "These agents who were supporters of the two terrorist groups, and had full coordination with them, were arrested and they were delivered to Tehran's judicial and security authorities".


London Bridge terrorist Youssef Zaghba's mother 'feels pain' of son's victims

London Bridge terrorist Youssef Zaghba's mother 'feels pain' of son's victims

One of the attackers, Butt, had appeared in a documentary " The Jihadis Next Door " and was known to investigators but police said he was not believed to be plotting an attack. Ms O'Leary never converted to Islam, and the couple recently broke up, said a woman who knew them. Families of the London Bridge attackers have expressed their disgust at the murderous rampage which left eight people dead on Saturday.


Germany, Austria slam US sanctions against Russia

Germany, Austria slam US sanctions against Russia

Those include the Nord Stream 2 pipeline which would pump Russian gas under the Baltic Sea directly to Germany. The statement went on to say that Washington's intention to impose new sanctions against Russian Federation is guided not by some political or humanitarian reasons but rather by economic interest.


See Kate McKinnon Spoof Jeff Sessions' Senate Testimony on 'Seth Meyers'

See Kate McKinnon Spoof Jeff Sessions' Senate Testimony on 'Seth Meyers'

Saturday Night Live ( SNL ) star Kate McKinnon shared on Late Night with Seth Meyers that the summer hiatus from the NBC comedy show is killing her with everything that is going on in Washington. "I did it at the read-through table 10 times in one year". Her send-up of Sessions' testimony on Tuesday was, as usual, a delightful cocktail of Gumpian folksiness, performative wide-eyed bewilderment, and exuberant faux gentility.


Trump reportedly under investigation for possible obstruction of justice

Trump reportedly under investigation for possible obstruction of justice

The latest media reports say the obstruction of justice investigation began just days after President Trump fired former FBI director James Comey on 9 May. Rosenstein was acting, because Attorney General Jeff Sessions had recused himself from acting in the Russia investigation after it was revealed he had held two meetings with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak before the November 8, 2016 election.