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Woman goes on trial for allegedly urging boyfriend to kill himself

Woman goes on trial for allegedly urging boyfriend to kill himself

Roy died of carbon monoxide poisoning after locking himself in his truck. " Michelle Carter was 30 miles away [at the time of the suicide]", Cataldo said. "Stop ignoring the question". Police say he used a combustion engine to fill the cabin with carbon monoxide. While inhaling the poisonous gas, he had a change of heart, and according to court documents, his girlfriend sent him texts demanding that he "get back in" and finish the job.



3rd suspect identified in London attack

He has been criticised for voting against counter-terrorism legislation and expressing reservations about police responding to attacks with "shoot-to-kill" tactics. Police said Tuesday he is from east London and his family has been notified. On a visit to London Monday, Le Drian said two French citizens had been missing since Saturday's rampage and another eight were wounded.



Attorney General: Prosecuting sex crimes on kids a priority

On Monday, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said on Twitter that it might include Trump's tweets about the ban in their Supreme Court argument. According to an unconfirmed report, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has threatened to quit his job amid rising tensions between him and the president.


Rep. Himes: Trump's response to London 'inappropriate for a toddler'

Rep. Himes: Trump's response to London 'inappropriate for a toddler'

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders on Monday said Trump was stressing the importance of national security and maintained the president had not misrepresented what Khan had said. Khan, who belongs to the opposition Labour Party, is popular in London and his response to Saturday's killings has been widely praised as dignified.


ISIS insists it was behind deadly Philippines resort attack

ISIS insists it was behind deadly Philippines resort attack

Most of the victims died of smoke inhalation and asphyxiation, but one South Korean suffered a heart attack as hundreds fled the complex. Dela Rosa said the suspect covered himself with blanket, used gasoline to torch himself. "I was about to return to the second floor from my break when I saw people running". Jay Dones, a witness, said some employees had told him a gunman fired shots in the air.



Mathews: I'm fully fit to play as a batsman

In a blow to the Island nation, captain Upul Tharanga has been suspended for two matches due to serious over-rate offence and prolific Angelo Mathews is also doubtful due to fitness issues. "If they are able to do this, then they have a chance of pulling off an upset, but it will not be easy an India team that so confidently overwhelmed Pakistan on Sunday", he added.