Police Storm Detention Center As Australia Slammed Over 'Humanitarian Crisis'
Law enforcement officials in Papua New Guinea moved to evict hundreds of asylum seekers from a former detention center on Manus Island after the Australian government closed it late last month. [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source
How One Really Big Tank Helped Save Russia from Hitler Capturing Moscow
In the first six months of Operation Barbarossa, the brutal Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union, Panzer tanks overran hundreds of miles of Soviet territory and reached the outskirts of Moscow before winter weather and reinforcements from Siberia brought a halt to their advance. In a period when the Red Army seemed on the verge of collapse, a lumbering forty-eight-ton heavy tank that could absorb German tank shells like so many spitballs was one [...]
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In wake of deadly Texas church massacre, Sessions wants to know if government agencies are failing to report information to national database [...]
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Man Wrongfully Convicted of 1978 Murder Is Freed From Prison After Nearly 40 Years
Coley has maintained his innocence since he was arrested [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Exonerated Baltimore man: $15 million verdict brings justice
BALTIMORE (AP) — Sabein Burgess spent nearly two decades behind bars for a murder he always insisted he had nothing to do with. Now, a federal jury has given final vindication to the wrongfully convicted man by awarding him $15 million in his lawsuit against the Baltimore Police Department and two detectives. [...]
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The Latest: Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa kept contact with military
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on Zimbabwe's political turmoil (all times local): [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Notorious gang 'behead man' near Washington
An ultra-violent Latino street gang that President Donald Trump has vowed to wipe out beheaded a man and cut out his heart before burying him in a park near the US capital, reports said Wednesday. The victim, who has not yet been identified, was stabbed more than 100 times in Wheaton, Maryland just outside Washington DC, according to a statement by the Montgomery County Police Department. Authorities have so far arrested Miguel Angel [...]
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Today's stories: Uber's big data breach, Facebook to single out election trolls, Apple's self-driving car research and FCC issues final draft of plan to kill net neutrality. That's it for this week. Tito's back on Monday. A very Happy Thanksgiving to everyone attempting to explain net neutrality and bitcoin to their loved ones this holiday. Read More [...]
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