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London Terror Is England's Third Attack in 3 Months

London Terror Is England's Third Attack in 3 Months

A separate incident in Vauxhall , two miles away, was not related to the other two incidents, police said . The attacks began just after 10pm (BST) when a van sped towards pedestrians at 50mph on the landmark bridge, scattering people across the road, leaving many injured.



Climate action continues despite U.S. withdrawal: COP22 President

People can have opposing views about the value of participating in the Paris agreement , which is voluntary and has no binding targets or timelines for reducing industrial greenhouse gas emissions linked to climate change . But he added: "Measuring with precision, from my perspective, the degree of human contribution is very challenging". Next up, it was Scott Pruitt , the Environmental Protection Agency administrator, who spoke at the White House press briefing on Friday.


Judge dismisses racial bias protest in Bill Cosby jury selection

Judge dismisses racial bias protest in Bill Cosby jury selection

The jury that will hear Bill Cosby's sexual assault case was filling up quickly yesterday as lawyers and prosecutors worked to select panellists who they believed would be favourable to their side. Jurors will be bused some 300-miles to Montgomery County. Prosecutors said race was not a factor in their decision to strike two black women from the panel this week.


Suspect in custody in stabbing of Philadelphia councilman

Suspect in custody in stabbing of Philadelphia councilman

The attacker proceeded to swing his weapon at Oh after the stabbing, but, police said, neighbors began to come out of their homes and the man soon fled, running westbound on Thomas Avenue towards Cobbs Creek Parkway. Police say Republican Councilman David Oh was getting out of his auto late Wednesday night when he was stabbed once in the left side of his body during an attempted robbery.


Malaysia condemns terror attacks in London

Malaysia condemns terror attacks in London

There were also reports of some people being taken into police custody. "We have armed police at the scenes". However, it was not clear if the shots were fired by police or an assailant or assailants. The seriousness of the injuries is not yet known, he said. It was not immediately disclosed if the six people killed were pedestrians at the bridge or restaurant patrons at the market.