Brandon Theesfeld, 22, of Texas, was taken into custody Monday afternoon [...]
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Less than 200k members of the Conservative Party have picked ex-London Mayor to replace Brexit-battered Theresa May [...]
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Decision signals UK and EU defence cooperation will continue after Brexit and seeks to alleviate relationship with Iran In possibly his last act as foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt signalled Britain's determination to continue to cooperate with Europe on defence and to side with its nearest neighbours, and not Washington, on how to curb Iranian nuclear ambitions.He told MPs on Monday he wanted to form a European maritime security force to defend shipping in the Gulf [...]
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Of 651 murders in 2018, 140 were of Indigenous people – 22%First Nations, Métis and Inuit account for only 5% of populationIndigenous people continue to be dramatically overrepresented among Canadian murder victims, according to a new report released by Statistics Canada.First Nations, Métis and Inuit make up only 5% of Canada's population, but in 2018 they made up 22% of the country's homicide victims. Of the 651 murders that took place in Canada in 2018, [...]
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Earlier this month, TechCrunch held its annual Mobility Sessions event down in San Jose, where leading mobility-focused auto companies, startups, executives and thought leaders joined us to discuss all things autonomous vehicle technology, micromobility and electric vehicles. Extra Crunch is offering members access to full transcripts key panels and conversations from the event, including a mainstage conversation between Waymo CTO Dmitri Dolgov and TechCrunch mobility axe Kirsten Korosec. Dmitri and Kirsten dove into Waymo's full [...]
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His lawyer provided CBP with official documents – including his birth certificate – but was unsuccessful in freeing her client [...]
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Democrats say DoJ ‘boundaries' warning can be ignoredMueller to testify on Wednesday in two separate sessionsDemocrats are urging Robert Mueller, the special counsel who investigated Russia's interference in the 2016 election, to ignore efforts by the Trump administration to restrict his long-awaited testimony to Congress on Wednesday. Related: Robert Mueller: 'damning and explosive' testimony expected before Congress Continue reading... [...]
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Microsoft today published three data sharing agreements that it hopes can function as a basis for other organizations who want to create similar documents. In today's announcement, Erich Andersen, Corporate Vice President and Chief IP Counsel at Microsoft, argues that while there are plenty of organizations that want to work together on shared datasets, the logistics of creating these agreements — with months of time spent on negotiating and talking to lawyers — often stall [...]
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US may have downed two Iranian drones last week: CENTCOM commander
A US warship may have brought down two Iranian drones in a stand-off in the Gulf last week that Iran has disputed, the commander of regional forces said Tuesday. "We are confident we brought down one drone, we may have brought down a second," General Kenneth McKenzie, the CENTCOM commander, told CBS news in an interview aboard the USS Boxer, the vessel at the center of the incident. Iran, which last month shot [...]
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ICE agents blocked a father and son in their driveway for hours – but neighbors came to their aid [...]
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