• A 29 Year Old Journalist Has Been Shot Dead In Derry

    A 29 Year Old Journalist Has Been Shot Dead In Derry

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    If you are a freelance journalist, it isn't always easy finding the time for campaigns, but Lyra's energy was boundless - if she thought something was wrong, she wanted to fix it. Police have described the murder as a " terrorist incident " possibly carried out by dissident republican group the New IRA . "This is a horrendous act, it is unnecessary, it is uncalled for, it's totally unjustified".
  • Sanders Doubles Down On Comey Comments To Fox News

    Sanders Doubles Down On Comey Comments To Fox News

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    Sarah Sanders sought to double down on past statements she made that special counsel Robert Mueller's team said were "not founded on anything". The Mueller report makes clear that investigators did not feel they had the authority to bring charges against a sitting president, and contrary to the show put on by the Attorney General today, explicitly did not exonerate President Trump .
  • Dame Emma Thompson rallies climate activists at Oxford Circus

    Dame Emma Thompson rallies climate activists at Oxford Circus

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    More than 450 people have been arrested in London since an environmentalist protest has started on Monday, British police said Thursday. London Mayor Sadiq Khan tweeted a statement responding to the protest, saying that while he agrees with the environmentalist cause and believes in the right to peacefully protest, he finds the methods employed by Extinction Rebellion risky and contrary to the cause of environmentalism since people taking public transport instead of cars would ...
  • Three of the world's most elite mountain climbers presumed dead after avalanche

    Three of the world's most elite mountain climbers presumed dead after avalanche

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    Jess Roskelley's family said he always checks in to let them know he's safe, but on Tuesday they didn't hear from him, reports CBS News correspondent David Begnaud. "This route they were trying to do was first done in 2000". Austrian David Lama is an experienced climber. "We are doing everything we can to support their families, friends and the climbing community during this hard time", the company said in a statement.
  • EU has nothing to gain from no-deal Brexit, says Juncker

    EU has nothing to gain from no-deal Brexit, says Juncker

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    Mrs May's spokesman also told reporters that the prime minister was not thinking about calling an early general election as a way to break the Brexit impasse in parliament. "And the proof of this is that that the first decision the House of Commons took after your decision was to go on holidays". He added: "There is only one way it can be stopped and that is if the governing party of Mrs May and the opposition of Mr Corbyn come together and agree to a permanent customs union, and indeed ...
  • Black metal fan accused of church burnings now charged with hate crimes

    Black metal fan accused of church burnings now charged with hate crimes

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    Landry Parish", Ms Romer wrote. Inspired by the grand fundraising that took place for the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris after the world watched the iconic house of worship burn, journalist Yashar Ali put a spotlight on the Seventh District Baptist Association's crowdsourcing effort and urged his followers to donate and match his $1,000 pledge .
  • Pakistan militants execute 14 bus passengers

    Pakistan militants execute 14 bus passengers

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    Suspected separatist militants ambushed a bus in southwestern Pakistan before dawn Thursday and killed 14 passengers, mostly navy personnel. Two passengers managed to escape with injuries. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan condemned the attacks and promised the gunmen would be brought to justice. Khan also expressed his sympathies with the families of the victims.
  • Kim Jong Un oversees testing of 'powerful' North Korean missile

    Kim Jong Un oversees testing of 'powerful' North Korean missile

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    The use of the word " tactical " to describe the combat systems could indicate they are short range, and not previously tested missiles which could potentially carry nuclear warheads to U.S. The meeting will be the first of its kind between the two leaders. He also denounced Pompeo's testimony to Congress earlier this month in which, pressed by a senator concerned over what human rights groups say are rampant abuses in North Korea, agreed that Kim was a " tyrant ".
  • Rainy weather could dampen the holiday weekend for central Pa.

    Rainy weather could dampen the holiday weekend for central Pa.

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    A slow-moving system from the west will bring inclement weather later today and all the way through Easter Sunday . We'll see rain Wednesday, as well, but that will be mostly in the evening. Additional showers on the radar tomorrow; light and scattered activity. The end of the week looks grey and unsettled with several opportunities for showers, starting Thursday .