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Manchester terror attack police investigating 'network' over concert bombing

Wednesday  20:25,   24 may 2017
Press Association

Police have confirmed they are investigating a "network" in connection with the Manchester bombing as it emerged an off-duty female officer was killed in the atrocity. As a huge inquiry into the attack continued, the father of perpetrator [...]

Melania and Ivanka Trump Wore Veils to Meet the Pope

Wednesday  18:11,   24 may 2017
Time

Melania and Ivanka Trump followed the traditional dress code for private papal audiences at the Vatican. "Per Vatican protocol, women who have an audience with the Pope are required to wear long sleeves, formal black clothing, and a veil to [...]

Melania and Ivanka Trump Wore Veils to Meet the Pope

Wednesday  18:11,   24 may 2017
Time

Melania and Ivanka Trump followed the traditional dress code for private papal audiences at the Vatican. "Per Vatican protocol, women who have an audience with the Pope are required to wear long sleeves, formal black clothing, and a veil to [...]

My son is innocent, says father of alleged Manchester bomber

Wednesday  17:57,   24 may 2017
Press Association

Ramadan Abedi said he spoke to his 22-year-old son Salman Abedi five days ago and he sounded “normal”.Ramadan Abedi said he spoke to his 22-year-old son Salman Abedi five days ago and he was getting ready to visit Saudi Arabia and sounded[...]

My son is innocent, says father of alleged Manchester bomber

Wednesday  17:57,   24 may 2017
Press Association

Ramadan Abedi said he spoke to his 22-year-old son Salman Abedi five days ago and he sounded “normal”.Ramadan Abedi said he spoke to his 22-year-old son Salman Abedi five days ago and he was getting ready to visit Saudi Arabia and sounded[...]

Police hunting possible bomb-maker in Manchester attack

Wednesday  17:45,   24 may 2017
Reuters

<p>The Manchester suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert had recently returned from Libya, a British minister said.</p>British police are hunting for accomplices who may have helped Salman Abedi build a suicide bomb that killed 22[...]

The Boston Globe sent pizza to a Manchester newspaper in a gesture of solidarity

Wednesday  17:40,   24 may 2017
MSN

&nbsp;The Boston Globe's gesture was praised by other journalists on Twitter.&nbsp;The @BostonGlobe sent us pizza to keep us going. Thanks friends.[...]

Know what these spelling bee words mean?

Wednesday  16:00,   24 may 2017
MSN

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Know what these spelling bee words mean?

Wednesday  16:00,   24 may 2017
MSN

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Over 900 troops on the streets after attack

Wednesday  15:35,   24 may 2017
Sky News

More than 900 soldiers will be deployed on the streets in the wake of the Manchester terror attack, Home Secretary Amber Rudd has said.  The heightened security response after Britain's worst terror attack since the 7/7 bombings in 2005 comes[...]

Sydney siege: 'Police should have acted earlier'

Wednesday  15:30,   24 may 2017
Sky News

An inquest into the Sydney cafe siege in 2014 has found the police waited too long to storm the building. Police conceded on Wednesday that they "should have gone in earlier" rather than waiting to act until the gunman had killed a hostage.It[...]

King Tut's bed, chariot paraded through Cairo to new home

Wednesday  15:30,   24 may 2017
AFP

The first of the many wondrous artefacts found in Egyptian boy king Tutankhamun's tomb were transported carefully through Cairo's streets on Tuesday to their new home near the Giza Pyramids. The still unfinished new Grand Egyptian Museum at[...]

What the Manchester terror attack means for the general election campaign

Wednesday  14:33,   24 may 2017
Business Insider

Getty Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn phoned Prime Minister Theresa May in the early hours of Tuesday to ask for the election campaign to be suspended. Labour supporters fear past 24 hours have boosted the Tory campaign. Conservatives haveIn the early[...]

Man wrongly convicted of murder to be set free after 24 years

Wednesday  13:40,   24 may 2017
International Business Times

Shaurn Thomas was sentenced to life in prison for a murder that occurred when he was just 16.A Philadelphia man imprisoned for 24 years for a crime he didn't commit was set to have a hearing Tuesday to determine when he’d be released from prison.[...]

Taiwan court rules in favour of gay marriage in Asia first

Wednesday  13:25,   24 may 2017
AFP

Taiwan court rules in favour of gay marriage in Asia firstCrowds of supporters cheered, hugged and wept as the court said that current laws preventing the practice "violated" the constitution's guarantees of freedom of marriage and[...]