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Police raids as terror suspect's route revealed

Wednesday  05:30,   15 august 2018
news.sky

Police are searching addresses in the Midlands after a man smashed his car into barriers near Parliament in a suspected terror attack - and have also revealed details of the driver's journey.The silver Ford Fiesta hit cyclists and pedestrians at [...]
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India shouldn’t be distracted by extraneous issues, says President in Independence Day speech

Wednesday  04:35,   15 august 2018
hindustantimes

India shouldn’t be distracted by extraneous issues, says President in Independence Day speechIndia should not be distracted by “contentious issues and extraneous debates” when it is at the cusp of achieving its goal of ending poverty, said President [...]

Weinstein must face trafficking lawsuit from Briton

Wednesday  03:10,   15 august 2018
news.sky

Harvey Weinsten will have to face a lawsuit from a British actress who accuses him of breaking sex trafficking laws by inviting her to a French hotel room and assaulting her. A federal judge in New York denied the disgraced movie producer's attempt [...]

Supermassive Black Hole Discovered in a Tiny Galaxy

Wednesday  02:25,   15 august 2018
newsweek

Supermassive Black Hole Discovered in a Tiny GalaxyScientists have found a supermassive black hole (SBH) at the center of a tiny galaxy, according to a study published in the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical[...]

Omarosa claims Trump knew about hacked emails prior to WikiLeaks release

Wednesday  02:15,   15 august 2018
thehill

Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault-Newman claimed Tuesday that President Trump knew about the hacked Democratic emails obtained by WikiLeaks before they were released during the height of the 2016 campaign.She made the allegation during an[...]

Italian professor warned of potential disaster 2 years before Genoa bridge collapse

Tuesday  23:10,   14 august 2018
foxnews

A raised highway in the Italian city of Genoa crumbled to the ground Tuesday due to possible structural weaknesses exposed during a violent storm -- and a professor may have predicted the disaster two years ago. At least 20 people were killed and[...]

Police search three addresses over Westminster attack

Tuesday  22:05,   14 august 2018
news.sky

<p>A man has been arrested on suspicion of terror offenses after three people were injured when a car crashed into security barriers outside Parliament.</p><p><br></p>Update: The Metropolitan Police says counter-terror officers are[...]

Sharp increase in 'live terror investigations' - No 10

Tuesday  21:50,   14 august 2018
news.sky

Theresa May has condemned terrorists who have attacked Westminster as "twisted" - as the government revealed a rise in thwarted plots and live terror investigations.  The prime minister issued a defiant statement after Met Police[...]

South Korean women aren’t safe in public bathrooms—or their homes—because of spy-cam porn

Tuesday  21:40,   14 august 2018
qz

Women are speaking out and taking to the streets in ever greater numbers in South Korea to demand greater equality and protection across a host of issues. Few problems, however, are drawing the kinds of numbers and ire as the country’s long-running [...]

That's one BIG dog house! Rescue centre rehomes six-year-old 'soppy giant' Boerboel called Chunkie who has 30-inch neck and weighs nearly 10 STONE

Tuesday  20:55,   14 august 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Chunkie is a six-year-old Boerboel, also known as a South African Mastiff, who arrived at Dogs Trust through no fault of his own. Despite his size he was quickly rehomed in Hampshire.Chunkie is a six-year-old Boerboel, also known as a South African[...]

Trump’s ‘That Dog’ Attack Is the Latest in a String of Insults Aimed at Black People

Tuesday  20:40,   14 august 2018
msn

In Twitter posts, the president attacked Omarosa Manigault Newman, the former aide who has written a book about her time in the White House, calling her a “crazed, crying lowlife.”WASHINGTON — President Trump on Tuesday added his former White House[...]

This is what Rahul Gandhi said when asked about his plan to marry

Tuesday  19:51,   14 august 2018
indianexpress

This is what Rahul Gandhi said when asked about his plan to marry Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday remarked that he is married to the party. He made the comment during an interaction with editors when he was asked about his marriage[...]

Terror suspect in Westminster ‘attack’ not known to security services

Tuesday  19:35,   14 august 2018
msn

The man, who is in his late twenties and understood to be from the Birmingham area, was arrested on suspicion of terror offences.A terror suspect accused of deliberately crashing a car outside the Houses of Parliament was not known to the security[...]

24 killed, 19 others hurt in Ecuador bus crash

Tuesday  18:33,   14 august 2018
msn

The bus overturned after it struck another vehicle at high speed about two hours away from Quito. At least 24 people have died and another 19 were injured when a bus collided with another vehicle at high speed and overturned on a highway near[...]

Garda probe launched after body of man discovered in Dublin housing estate

Tuesday  17:25,   14 august 2018
independent.ie

Garda probe launched after body of man discovered in Dublin housing estateThe body was discovered at 7.30am and gardai rushed to the[...]