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Penguins crush Predators 6-0

The Penguins will have the chance to become the first team to repeat as Stanley Cup champions since the Detroit Red Wings in 1997-98. Pittsburgh C Sidney Crosby reached 20 career points in Stanley Cup Final games, moving one ahead of Mario Lemieux for the club record.



Iran leaders accuse US, Saudis of supporting Tehran attacks

It identified the men only by their first names, . A motorcycle repairman reads a newspaper at his shop near Iran's parliament building in Tehran, Iran, Thursday, May 8, 2017, a day after a pair of stunning Islamic State-claimed attacks on Iran's parliament and the tomb of its.


Iran supreme leader: Attacks fuel hatred toward US, Saudis

Iran supreme leader: Attacks fuel hatred toward US, Saudis

Trump tweeted that "states that sponsor terrorism risk falling victim to the evil they promote ". That drew fire from Iran's foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, who tweeted: "Repugnant WH (White House) statement ... Saudi Arabia's foreign minister was quick to reject allegations that Riyadh was involved, saying on Wednesday that the country "condemns terrorist attacks anywhere they occur and we condemn the killing of the innocent anywhere it occurs".


Australia decides to toughen parole laws after fatal siege

Australia decides to toughen parole laws after fatal siege

The raids related to how Khayre had obtained weapons before the suspected terrorism incident, authorities said. A man has appeared in court on gun charges linked to the Brighton siege, which left a man dead and three police officers seriously injured.



U.S. urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar

On Thursday, Qatar's Sheikh Mohammed said his country had been isolated "because we are successful and progressive" and called his country "a platform for peace not terrorism". A spokesman said that, while military operations against Islamic State from Qatar had not been interrupted, the "evolving situation is hindering our ability to plan for longer-term military operations".


JIT may not summon again shortly, says Hussain Nawaz

JIT may not summon again shortly, says Hussain Nawaz

He also hoped that the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) will not summon him yet again; however, he added, "I will come whenever I am called". Later, the PM's son appreciated and thanked them. He, however, said that it seems that JIT will hardly summon him next time. He said that he was thankful for the support extended toward him during the appearances before the JIT.