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October 19, 2017 1:11 PM Cleveland monster who wanted 'respect' sentenced for shooting daughter in face, head

CLEVELAND — A suburban Cleveland man has pleaded guilty to fatally shooting his daughter while she slept, saying he believed she disrespected his rules by coming home late and not cleaning her room. Jamal Mansour, of Rocky River, pleaded guilty Tuesday to involuntary manslaughter and felonious assault and has been sentenced to 22 years in prison 5

October 19, 2017 3:49 AM Texas man’s execution halted amid alleged confession scheme

HUNTSVILLE, Texas — A judge on Wednesday halted the execution of a man known as the Houston area’s “Tourniquet Killer” so authorities can investigate an alleged scheme in which the inmate says a fellow death row prisoner asked him to confess to another killing. Anthony Allen Shore was scheduled to be given a lethal injection Wednesday evening, but the judge 10

October 17, 2017 6:47 AM Journalist who exposed Malta's Panama Papers link killed in car bomb

Daphne Caruana Galizia exposed alleged state wrongdoing via Panama Papers leak A Maltese investigative journalist who had exposed her EU island nation’s links with the so-called Panama Papers was killed when a bomb destroyed her car near her home on Monday. Daphne Caruana Galizia (53) had just driven away from her home in Mosta, a town outside the capital 10

October 16, 2017 11:33 PM North Korea's 'Princess' Now One Of The Secretive State's Top Policy Makers

Seoul: The promotion of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's 28-year-old sister to the country's top decision-making body is a sign he is strengthening his position by drawing his most important people closer to the centre of power, experts and officials say. Kim Yo Jong was named as an alternate member of the politburo within the ruling Workers' Party 6

October 15, 2017 4:27 PM Taliban says freed Canadian hostage’s allegations of rape and murder are false

A spokesman for the Taliban is denying the allegations of a freed Canadian hostage who says his wife was raped and his daughter killed by their abductors. Upon his return to Canada Friday, Joshua Boyle told reporters that during his five years in captivity, held by the Taliban-linked Haqqani network in Afghanistan, his wife's rape was assisted by the captain 5

October 15, 2017 3:18 PM Taliban denies Boyle's rape and murder accusations

A spokesman for the Taliban is denying the allegations of a freed Canadian hostage who says his wife was raped and his daughter killed by their abductors. Upon his return to Canada Friday, Joshua Boyle told reporters that during his five years in captivity, held by the Taliban-linked Haqqani network in Afghanistan, his wife's rape was assisted by the captain 9

October 15, 2017 2:53 AM After a lifetime in captivity, the children of Joshua Boyle and Caitlan Coleman begin to heal

In his first wide-ranging interview since their rescue, Joshua Boyle speaks of his family’s five-year kidnapping ordeal, and how his children are adjusting to their new life in Canada. SMITHS FALLS, ONT.—During his years as a hostage, 4-year-old Jonah Boyle was terrified to close his eyes. This wasn’t just the protest of a child who didn’t want to nap or go to bed. “Even if you tried 9

October 11, 2017 9:17 PM Teen accused of decapitating mom sent to hospital: Judge

RALEIGH, N.C. — A defence attorney says a North Carolina teenager accused of decapitating his mother is psychotic and won’t be prosecuted on a murder charge. Defence attorney Boyd Sturges said Wednesday that a judge ordered 19-year-old Oliver Funes Machada involuntarily committed to a state psychiatric hospital. Sturges said the prosecutor agreed to dismiss 11

October 11, 2017 7:58 PM Alleged terrorist insists she doesn't want a trial

Alleged terrorist Rehab Dughmosh insisted during a court appearance Wednesday that she does not want a trial. However, Justice Michael Dambrot bluntly told the 32-year-old Scarborough woman that despite her comments, she will be tried on several terrorism-related charges. “Down with Canada,” said Dughmosh. “Add the charge of insulting the judiciary 11

October 11, 2017 4:38 PM Man and woman charged in slayings of 4 people in Calgary

The accused, Tewodros Mutugeta Kebede and Yu Chieh Liao, made brief court appearances today A man and a woman have been charged in the July slayings of two women and a man found dead in a burned-out car in Calgary and another man found near a road west of the city. They are both charged with first-degree murder in the death of Hanock Afowerk, 26, and three 18