Musharraf: Death penalty for ex-Pakistan president thrown out

Image copyright Reuters A court in Pakistan has overturned the death sentence handed down to former president Pervez Musharraf by declaring the legal process unconstitutional. Gen Musharraf had challenged the formation of special court which found him guilty of treason last December. On Monday, the Lahore High Court sided with the exiled general, who seized […]

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Avenging the Death of Qassem Soleimani

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‘Captain America’ Actor Charged With Stabbing Mom To Death

Olathe PoliceMollie Fitzgerald was at the murder scene when police arrived. An actor in “Captain America: The First Avenger” was arrested Tuesday and charged in the stabbing death of her mother, police said. Mollie Fitzgerald, 38, was taken into custody in the Dec. 20 killing of Patricia E. Fitzgerald, 68, of Montgomery, Texas, police in […]

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Ridouan Taghi, alleged ‘Angels of Death’ boss, arrested in Dubai | Netherlands 2017 News

A man described as one of the most wanted criminals in the Netherlands has been arrested in Dubai, according to authorities. Ridouan Taghi, the alleged head of a cocaine-trafficking gang known as “Angels of Death”, was detained after a joint operation that involved local police, Dutch authorities and the Interpol, the state-run Emirates News Agency (WAM) reported on […]

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Police investigating sudden death in Halifax – Halifax

Posted December 11, 2019 7:48 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Halifax Regional Police are investigating a sudden death on Wednesday. Officers are at the scene of a sudden death on Washmill Lake Drive. READ MORE: Police looking for driver after man […]

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Death at Alberta legislature reignites conversation about provincial suicide rate

EDMONTON—A death by suicide on the front steps of Alberta’s legislature Monday has reignited a conversation about a province that experts say is grappling with a rising suicide rate due to a souring economy. On Monday afternoon, a man reportedly used a gun to take his own life on the front steps of the legislature […]

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Macron stands by NATO ‘brain death’ comment in clash with Trump | News

US President Donald Trump has launched an offensive on French President Emmanuel Macron for “very nasty” comments on NATO but the French leader said he stood by the remarks. Trump also took aim at Germany’s perceived shortfall on defence funding commitments, but he singled out Macron before the two leaders met in London on Tuesday, in advance of […]

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Amazon Burning: Death and Destruction in Brazil’s Rainforest | Environment

Brazil has seen a dramatic increase in the number of fires in the Amazon with more than 80,000 fires so far this year alone. This past summer, the world watched in horror as images of flames engulfing swaths of land in the world’s largest rainforest came out, leading to global calls for boycotts over President […]

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