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Manchester mosque refuses to bury the body of Salman Abedi

On Tuesday night, Greater Manchester Police released three more suspects without charge - two men aged 20 and 24 from Fallowfield in south Manchester, and a 37-year-old man from Blackley, in the north of the city. Anyone with information should call the Anti-Terrorist Hotline in confidence on 0800 789321. "We still have a number of people in custody and we will be seeking to extend the custody of some of them as we work to understand what has gone on and whether Abedi was helped", the ...


Harvard withdraws 10 acceptances for 'offensive' memes in private

Harvard withdraws 10 acceptances for 'offensive' memes in private

The students in the spin-off group exchanged memes and images mocking sexual assault, the Holocaust and the deaths of children, sometimes directing jokes at specific ethnic or racial groups, according to screenshots of the chat obtained by the Crimson .



White House aide says Russia probe 'detracts' from agenda

But White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that "in order to facilitate a swift and thorough examination of facts", Trump would not try to halt the Comey testimony. A spokesman said the presidential powers known as executive privilege will not be employed. Last week, the House Intelligence Committee issued subpoenas related to the Russian Federation investigation.


Fired employee kills 5, then himself at Orlando business

Fired employee kills 5, then himself at Orlando business

Neumann killed five employees and then proceeded to kill himself. PREVIOUS STORY: ORLANDO , FL (AP) - Law enforcement authorities in Florida say there are "multiple fatalities" following a shooting in an industrial area near Orlando.


Afghan president says last week's bombing killed over 150

Afghan president says last week's bombing killed over 150

AS anger is growing in Kabul and elsewhere in Afghanistan over utter failure of those at the helm of affairs to improve security, some elements in Afghan Government and outside, in their bid to divert attention of the people from domestic failures, have started blame game against Pakistan.



Vladimir Putin hits back about claims over Donald Trump and US election

In no uncertain terms, Putin dismissed the entire Trump-Russia narrative as empty sensationalism. "I didn't even really talk to him", Putin said . United States intelligence agencies concluded in January that Moscow tried to tilt the election campaign in Mr Trump's favour, including by hacking into the e-mails of senior Democrats, a charge the Kremlin denies.