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Intruders shoot, critically wound woman at home near Winter Park, deputies say

WINTER PARK, Fla. – A woman was shot and critically injured and her 15-year-old son was struck in the head during a break-in early Friday at a Seminole County home near Winter Park, deputies said. “It was very, very quiet and I wouldn’t have even known this was going on,” John Rushton, a neighbor said. […]

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UK

Putin warned deadly apartment block bombing could be war crime – Ukraine live

Moment Russian missile hits Ukrainian shopping centre Vladimir Putin must be “held to account” for a missile strike on an apartment block near Odesa, which has left at least 21 people dead, Germany has said. At least two children were among those killed in the strike on a 14-storey building in the small town of […]

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Warning as ‘wicked’ crime sees dogs poisoned by would-be thieves

Overnight between Thursday, June 23 and Friday, June 24, the three dogs were roaming freely in the grounds of a property when they were said to have been targeted, Suffolk Live reports. Their owner found the animals unconscious the following morning. Tests confirmed the three dogs had ingested Pentobarbital, which is an anaesthetic used for sedation […]

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Mariupol theater bombing a war crime, Amnesty says

Russian forces deliberately dropped two 1,000-plus-pound bombs on the Mariupol theater that was being used as a shelter March 16, resulting in a mass killing of civilians that amounted to a war crime, according to evidence cited in a report by the rights group Amnesty International released Thursday. Amnesty said there was no indication the theater was […]

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Judge lifts Trump’s contempt order in New York civil probe

Former U.S. President Donald Trump arrives at Trump Tower in Manhattan on August 15, 2021 in New York City. James Devaney | GC Images | Getty Images A New York judge on Wednesday lifted a contempt-of-court order against former President Donald Trump that was imposed after he failed to comply with a subpoena as part […]

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UK

Norway: Pride attack suspect still won’t talk to police

Norwegian authorities say a man held over a suspected Islamist deadly weekend shooting ahead of an LGBTQ festival in Oslo is still refusing to talk to police, making it hard to establish whether he had any accomplices COPENHAGEN, Denmark — A man held over a suspected Islamist deadly weekend shooting ahead of an LGBTQ festival […]

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DOJ says the U.S. and allies have frozen $30 billion of Russian elites’ assets, $300 billion of Moscow bank funds

The 106m-long and 18m-high super luxury motor yacht Amadea, one of the largest yacht in the world is seen after anchored at pier in Pasatarlasi for bunkering with 9 fuel trucks, on February 18, 2020 in Bodrum district of Mugla province in Turkey. Anadolu Agency | Getty Images The Department of Justice said Wednesday that […]

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UK

Hay River man should serve 15 years for manslaughter, says Crown; victim’s family lays out impact of crime | CBC News

During the second day of a sentencing hearing for a Hay River man convicted of manslaughter and robbery, Crown prosecutor Duane Praught argued Levi Cayen should serve 15 years for killing Alex Norwegian in 2017, and 10 years for robbing him. In March, a jury convicted Cayen of manslaughter instead of murder. Before his trial began, […]

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Texas and Iowa governors each announce $100 million to try to help prevent the next school massacre | CNN

CNN  —  After the deadliest school massacre in almost a decade, two governors have committed at least $100 million to try to help prevent similar tragedies. On Tuesday, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced $105.5 million to support additional school safety and mental health initiatives through August 31, 2023. It was in his state where an […]

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Trump chief of staff said the president thought Pence ‘deserves’ chants of ‘hang Mike Pence’ on Jan. 6, ex-aide testifies

A noose is seen on makeshift gallows as supporters of US President Donald Trump gather on the West side of the US Capitol in Washington DC on January 6, 2021. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds | AFP | Getty Images When former President Donald Trump heard his supporters chanting “hang Mike Pence” during the Jan. 6 Capitol riot, […]