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Student taken into custody after Texas school shooting

An 18-year-old student opened fire during a fight at his Dallas-area high school on Wednesday, injuring four people and then fleeing before being taken into custody hours later, authorities said. Timothy George Simpkins was taken into …

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Nicolas Sarkozy sentenced to year of house arrest

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was sentenced Thursday for exceeding spending limits during his failed 2012 presidential campaign. The former conservative president was sentenced to house arrest under electronic surveillance. …

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Rio de Janeiro shootout leaves record 25 people dead

At least 25 people were killed in a shootout between suspected drug traffickers and police in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday, one of the state’s deadliest police raids, police said. People targeted in the raid in the poor Jacarezinho …

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Vienna terror attack: recent developments

Several gunmen attacked six locations in central Vienna on Monday starting outside the main synagogue, killing three people and injuring 13-15 in what Austria called a "repulsive terror attack". Witnesses described the men …

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Hostage taker surrenders outside French bank

A gunman who took six people hostage in a bank in France on Thursday surrendered to elite police after a six-hour operation to free his captives. The hostage-taker, a 34-year-old with a history of mental illness, emerged slowly from the …

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Detained American claims he plotted Maduro's capture

A former U.S. soldier captured in Venezuela said that he had been contracted by a Florida security firm to seize control of Caracas’ airport and bring in a plane to fly President Nicolas Maduro to the United States. …

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Five dead in another U.S. shooting

Five people have been killed in a shooting at the Molson Coors Brewing Company campus in Milwaukee (Wisconsin, U.S.), Milwaukee police chief Alfonso Morales said. The gunman died from "self-inflicted wounds". The attacker …

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Arizona man dresses up skeleton to drive in HOV lane

A driver in the US has been caught trying to disguise a fake skeleton as a passenger so he could use a high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane, BBC reports. The Arizona Department of Public Safety said the 62-year-old was pulled over when an …

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Dentist tries to pass off 20 fake Picassos

German dentist has been accused of trying to present 20 fake Picasso paintings as authenticated works in 2017. According to the German-language magazine Monopol, the man from Neuss, Germany had presented the paintings, which …

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Four Turkish nationals kidnapped in Nigeria

Four Turkish nationals have been kidnapped in western Nigeria and police are conducting a rescue operation, spokesman for Kwara state police Okasanmi Ajayi said. "Four Turkish expatriates were kidnapped at a drinking spot in Gbale …

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UK: Five Birmingham mosques attacked with sledgehammer

Five mosques in Birmingham in the West Midlands in the UK had their windows smashed with a sledgehammer, police say, adding that they believe the attacks are likely to be linked, Deutsche Welle reports. "At the moment we …

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 Five mosques attacked with sledgehammers in Birmingham

UK police said they were investigating attacks on five mosques in Birmingham that had their windows smashed overnight. The police were first called at 2.32am to a mosque on Birchfield Road, Perry Barr, where a man was reported to be …

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