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Virgin flight evacuated after threat note

Virgin flight evacuated after threat note

Sydney woman Wendy Willett sat next to the man who was later taken into custody. Passengers were evacuated from the flight, jumping from windows into the arms of waiting police officers. Michelle McNamara, who works for a vehicle hire company in the airport terminal, said police, firefighters and ambulance crews closed off half the terminal during the operation.



Afghanistan calls off friendly matches with Pakistan post Kabul Blast

Afghanistan's private TOLO Television also reported a staffer killed; Germany said an Afghan security guard outside its embassy was among the dead. Several embassies were damaged and a number of foreigners wounded, but the majority of victims were, as ever in such attacks, Afghan civilians. Four BBC journalists were injured, but their injuries are not thought to be life threatening, according to a BBC World Service statement .



Police make new arrest over Manchester attack, 11 in custody

This latest arrest means an 11th suspect is now in custody, joining 10 other men aged between 18 and 44. The attacker, 22-year-old Salman Abedi, reportedly met with members of the Katibat al-Battar al-Libi, during trips to Tripoli and Sabratha, Libya.



One Love Manchester raises £2.6 million in 3 hours

But it was one policeman who held hands and danced with several children in the crowd that has come to symbolize the city's refusal to cower in fear following terrifying circumstances. "Probably not as much as those killed & wounded". The performance is set to begin at 8pm SAST. The show is being broadcast live across the globe.



Putin says claims he has compromising info on Trump are 'nonsense'

Petersburg, Russia , in her first major interview at her new TV home after departing Fox News . "Do you think that from all over the world or from the United States the ambassador reports to me every day who he meets with or what they discuss there?" Kelly continued to push Putin.



Federal contractor in Georgia arrested by FBI over leaked NSA document

Russian hackers attacked a leading supplier of voting software leading up to 2016 presidential election , and also attempted to break into the accounts of more than 100 local election officials just days before voters nationwide went to the polls on November 8, according to an explosive online investigative report published Monday - a report which casts a dark shadow over the results of the razor-close election in which Donald Trump emerged victorious despite losing the popular vote ...