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Plano woman's body found in hole on Maryland beach

Plano woman's body found in hole on Maryland beach

Officials identified 30-year-old Richard "Ricky" Tesar, of Berlin, as the man who was flown to University of Maryland's Shock Trauma. Detectives and forensic teams took almost 10 hours to remove the body as they investigated whether the death was criminal or accidental.


Woman, 2 children missing since Friday in Ashburn

Woman, 2 children missing since Friday in Ashburn

The bodies of a missing Suffolk woman and two children last seen in Ashburn were found in a Leesburg creek Monday, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. The three were expected to return to Leesburg but never arrived. "Just as tragic as it can possibly be", said Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman. "There is no indication at this point from talking with family members that there was any abduction", Chapman said.


Venezuelan opposition leaders dragged from their homes in early morning raids

Venezuelan opposition leaders dragged from their homes in early morning raids

CARACAS – The Bolivarian Intelligence Service (Sebin) has arrested opposition figures Leopoldo Lopez and Antonio Ledezma early Tuesday, both of whom had been under house arrest, according to sources close to the two. They have kidnapped him once again. Tintori posted a recording of the arrest, which appears to show Lopez being placed in the back of a police vehicle outside their home with several armed officers accompanying the arresting officers.


Lashkar commander Abu Dujana trapped in Pulwama gunfight

Lashkar commander Abu Dujana trapped in Pulwama gunfight

He managed to escape in May allegedly because of a mob that threw stones at security forces during an encounter. A local militant identified as Arif Lilhaari was also killed in the gunfight that took place in Hakripora village . He is the third top militant leader killed in Kashmir since past year. His killing comes as a major boost for security forces seeking to wipe out terrorism in the Kashmir Valley.


Search For Suspected Mendota Heights Killer Enters 3rd Day

Search For Suspected Mendota Heights Killer Enters 3rd Day

The homeowner reporting the initial home invasion about 9 a.m. told police she had been in her home with her 2-year-old grandchild when an adult male came to the front door and asked if he had the Miller residence. . According to McCarthy, the department began receiving reports that Nguyen had taken hostages inside the facility. Nguyen, who changed his first name to Lucifer in 1997, was slated to be in court in Wisconsin next month on felony battery and drug charges, records show.


British Gas customers prepare for a price increase

British Gas customers prepare for a price increase

Centrica chief executive Iain Conn told the BBC's Today programme that they were "selling electricity at a loss and that is not sustainable". Stephen Murray, energy expert, MoneySuperMarket added: "This announcement from British Gas must be one of the worst kept secrets in the history of the energy industry".