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South African gets life in prison for axe murders of family

South African gets life in prison for axe murders of family

Earlier this week, the State argued in aggravation of sentence that the 23-year-old had shown no remorse for the January 2015 murders at the De Zalze security estate in Stellenbosch. Defence lawyer Pieter Botha, who plans to appeal the conviction and sentencing, had suggested van Breda's youth and status as a first-time offender should be mitigating factors in the sentencing. Consulte Mais Informação

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Obama Administration Secretly Granted Iran License to Access US Banks

Obama Administration Secretly Granted Iran License to Access US Banks

Rob Portman (R-Ohio), subcommittee chairman. The plan failed when two USA banks refused to participate. "The Obama administration misled the American people and Congress because they were desperate to get a deal with Iran", said Sen. "This will include efforts to eliminate the threat of Iran's ballistic missile program; to stop its terrorist activities worldwide; and to block its menacing activity across the Middle East". Consulte Mais Informação

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Texas man bitten by severed rattlesnake head

Texas man bitten by severed rattlesnake head

So when Jeremy went to pick up the snake's head about 10 minutes later, he never expected it to bite him in the hand, Jennifer said. The snake, Sutcliffe said, "released all its venom into him at that point" because it no longer had a body, and her husband reportedly began immediately experiencing seizures and internal bleeding, and lost his vision. Consulte Mais Informação

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UK Supreme Court dismisses appeal to overturn N. Ireland's strict abortion laws

UK Supreme Court dismisses appeal to overturn N. Ireland's strict abortion laws

Abortion is illegal except where a woman's life is at risk or there is a permanent or serious danger to her mental or physical health. There is no exception for rape or incest, or for situations in which a fetus is not expected to live. The Northern Ireland assembly has not sat for 17 months. Northern Ireland Secretary Karen Bradley is also saying that Westminster can not decide to reform Northern Ireland's abortion laws. Consulte Mais Informação

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Middle school graduates gifted bulletproof shields, which doesn't inspire confidence

Middle school graduates gifted bulletproof shields, which doesn't inspire confidence

Cornelius school in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania have been gifted bulletproof backpack plates to protect themselves at high school. 8th graders graduating from the St. "Handguns are useless against a product like this". "You hear about these school shootings nearly weekly, and I can't believe that's where we are in our nation today, but that's the fact", Dolores Vitale, a great-grandparent who was attending the graduation, told WTXF. Consulte Mais Informação

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Suspect surrenders following chase involving Armored Personnel Carrier

Suspect surrenders following chase involving Armored Personnel Carrier

The chase continued into downtown Richmond, Virginia , where the vehicle, which was not equipped with any sort of offensive weapons, appeared to be heading for the state's Capitol building. The unit was conducting routine training around 8 p.m. when they say 29-year-old Joshua Philip Yabut drove away in an armored personnel carrier . A man was arrested after police chased a stolen tank through Richmond, Va . Consulte Mais Informação

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Pyongyang invites Putin to visit North Korea - agency

The former journalist and ex-U.S. A separate notice on the ICAO website warned aviators to keep clear of the Paya Lebar Air Base, a military facility in the east of the island that has been used by USA presidents on past visits. "It would be impossible if we didn't have the combination of Moon Jae-in, Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un ", Prof Koo said. The White House has kept the focus on the Singapore meeting, viewing it as the crucial first step toward resolving the North Korea threat. Consulte Mais Informação

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United States brings home group of diplomats from China after mysterious illness

United States brings home group of diplomats from China after mysterious illness

Hua said the Foreign Ministry had not yet been formally informed by the USA government about the new cases, having only heard about them through media reports. personnel in Cuba. There are roughly 170 American diplomats or employees in Guangzhou, as well as their family members, and a senior U.S. official said a sizeable number had undergone or would soon undergo testing by the State Department doctors. Consulte Mais Informação

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Former U.S. intelligence agent tried to sell secrets to China

Former U.S. intelligence agent tried to sell secrets to China

Between 2013 and 2017, Hanson frequently traveled between China and the USA, gathering information from military and intelligence conferences and providing intel to his sources in China. He is accused of having provided information on the CIA's network of Chinese informants that was brought down by Beijing between 2010 and 2012, effectively crippling a large part of US intelligence operations in the region. Consulte Mais Informação

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Calls grow in Germany to expel disputed U.S. envoy

Calls grow in Germany to expel disputed U.S. envoy

A German foreign ministry spokesman said Berlin had "asked the U.S. side for clarification" and that state secretary Andreas Michaelis would re-visit the issue at a pre-arranged meeting with Grenell later this week. In the same interview, he described himself as a big fan of Kurz, the head of the conservative People's Party and who shares power with the far-right Freedom Party in Vienna. Consulte Mais Informação

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