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  • Police bow to pressure to release shooting footage

    Police bow to pressure to release shooting footage

    Police have released dramatic footage of a black suspect being shot dead by officers in Charlotte, North Carolina. The wife of Keith Lamont Scott has already made public her own footage, in which she can be […]

  • ‘Zombie-like’ suspect held over US shooting

    ‘Zombie-like’ suspect held over US shooting

    The suspect held over a mass shooting at a US shopping centre was a Turkish-born immigrant with a criminal record, police said. Arcan Cetin, 20, has been named by police as the suspected gunman who opened fire at the Cascade […]

  • Writer shot dead outside court before trial

    Writer shot dead outside court before trial

    A prominent Jordanian writer has been shot dead outside a court where he was due to stand trial. Nahed Hattar, 56, was about to attend a hearing after being charged with contempt of religion for sharing a caricature […]

  • British ambassador accuses Russia of war crimes

    British ambassador accuses Russia of war crimes

    Russia is partnering with the Syrian government to carry out war crimes, Britain’s ambassador to the UN has said. Speaking at an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council, Matthew Rycroft said the push by the US and […]

  • Trump’s Gennifer Flowers invite ‘mocked’ rival camp

    Trump’s Gennifer Flowers invite ‘mocked’ rival camp

    Donald Trump’s threat that he could invite Gennifer Flowers to Monday’s presidential debate was intended to “mock” Hillary Clinton’s campaign, according to his running-mate. Mike Pence said Ms Flowers – who claimed in the early […]