Singapore PM apologizes for family feud but denies siblings’ allegations
Jun20

Singapore PM apologizes for family feud but denies siblings’ allegations

(CNN)Singapore’s Prime Minister has made a rare public apology for a family spat that has gripped a city unused to elites airing their grievances. “I deeply regret that this dispute has affected Singapore’s reputation and Singaporean’s confidence in the government. As your Prime Minister, I apologize to you for this,” Lee said in a video statement posted to Facebook that also aired on national TV. Lee...

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Muslim girl, 17, killed on way home from Virginia mosque
Jun19

Muslim girl, 17, killed on way home from Virginia mosque

Police charge Darwin Martinez Torres, 22, with murder of Nabra Hassanen, whose body was found in a pond in Sterling A Muslim teenager was assaulted and killed in the early hours of Sunday as she walked home after prayers at a mosque near Washington. The death of Nabra Hassanen, 17, of Reston, northern Virginia, stunned the local community. Police have charged 22-year-old Darwin Martinez Torres with her murder. A potential hate crime...

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Bill Cosby’s attorney says he is worried about entertainer’s health
Jun18

Bill Cosby’s attorney says he is worried about entertainer’s health

(CNN)Bill Cosby’s defense lawyer says he is concerned about the entertainer’s health following what he described as an “unfair” aggravated indecent assault trial that ended in a mistrial Saturday. After more than six days of deliberation in Norristown, Pennsylvania, jurors were unable to come to a unanimous decision beyond a reasonable doubt. McMonagle said asking Cosby to surrender had been difficult....

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Relatives charged over murder mystery that has gripped France for three decades
Jun17

Relatives charged over murder mystery that has gripped France for three decades

Four-year-old Gregory Villemin was found drowned with his hands and feet bound in the Vologne river in 1984 The great aunt and uncle of a four-year-old boy murdered 32 years ago in France have been charged with his kidnapping, raising hopes that a case that has gripped the country could finally be solved. Gregory Villemin was found drowned with his hands and feet bound in the Vologne river in the Vosges mountains of eastern France on...

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Revealed: Facebook exposed identities of moderators to suspected terrorists
Jun16

Revealed: Facebook exposed identities of moderators to suspected terrorists

A security lapse that affected more than 1,000 workers forced one moderator into hiding and he still lives in constant fear for his safety Facebook put the safety of its content moderators at risk after inadvertently exposing their personal details to suspected terrorist users of the social network, the Guardian has learned. The security lapse affected more than 1,000 workers across 22 departments at Facebook who used the companys...

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Missing residents of Grenfell Tower fire in west London
Jun15

Missing residents of Grenfell Tower fire in west London

Family and friends have taken to Facebook and Twitter to appeal for news of their loved ones who have not yet been found Khadija Saye Artist Khadija Saye, who friends are searching for along with her mother, Mary Mendy. Photograph: ICF/PA Saye, 24, is a photographer, who recently exhibited her work at the Venice Biennale. She commented excitedly on her Facebook page: Its been a real journey, tears shed, highs and lows, but mama, Im an...

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