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Pitt student, 20-year-old woman found dead in Oakland

Pitt student, 20-year-old woman found dead in Oakland

Police were dispatched to the 3500 block of Cable Place in Oakland for reports of a woman found unresponsive Sunday morning. He was picking her up to attend a breast cancer awareness walk. On Sunday, he, his wife and daughter were to do the cancer walk together. "She didn't answer the phone". "We didn't hear anything, and I didn't see anything", said neighbor Nancy D'andrea.



Prince Harry launches new mission to boost Forces's 'mental fitness'

Speaking at the MoD in London, he said: 'As the overall numbers of active duty personnel have reduced, we are naturally placing a premium on every individual being fighting fit and deployable. Triple amputee Jon White, a former Royal Marines officer, injured by a bomb in Helmand in 2010 is project managing the new initiative. He said: "The idea is start to get them thinking about their mental fitness so they talk about it in the same way they do about going to the gym for their physical ...


Malala Yousafzai starts Oxford studies five years after shooting

Malala Yousafzai starts Oxford studies five years after shooting

The Nobel laureate got admission at Oxford in August this year to study philosophy, politics and economics after she was interviewed for admission earlier in the year. In 2012, she wrote an anonymous diary about the life of a school going girl under Taliban rule, she was shot by the Taliban when she was coming back from school.


Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 WC: US beat Ghana 1-0; enter knockout stage

Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 WC: US beat Ghana 1-0; enter knockout stage

He added that he expects his side to improve against the U.S. and secure a win after the overcoming their opening day nerves thereby qualify for the next round of the competition. "I'm a bit disappointed in the play because that's not how we play". He said that the Ghana team appeared tense during the tie but he still tipped them to progress to the Round of 16 stage of the competition by defeating India in their Group A match.


Bern Demands Release of Swiss Woman Abducted in Darfur

Bern Demands Release of Swiss Woman Abducted in Darfur

The Swiss authority said that it is still being "in contact with the local authorities in Sudan " and can't give more details for now. "The decision comes in line with Egypt's solidarity with Sudan and efforts it has always exerted, including its frequent calls for lifting the sanctions in addition to contacts it held with the USA side in that regard", said Ahmed Abu Zeid, the Foreign Ministry spokesman in a press statement .


Only Maradona wants Messi to miss the World Cup, says Kempes

Only Maradona wants Messi to miss the World Cup, says Kempes

With just 16 goals to their name throughout their qualifying campaign, The Independent's Miguel Delaney has flagged up an alarming statistic on Twitter which points out La Albiceleste have had an astonishing 73 shots since their last goal in qualifying, and no one other than Lionel Messi has scored in nearly a year.