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Turnbull says Melbourne siege

Turnbull says Melbourne siege "a terrorist attack"

The man at the centre of yesterday's deadly siege in Melbourne tampered with his Global Positioning System ankle bracelet during a terror attack that killed an innocent man and wounded three police officers. Khayre, a Somali refugee , served prison sentences for arson and violent crimes supposedly unrelated to Islamic terrorism before being paroled in November, Ashton said.


Trump Appears Unlikely to Hinder Comey's Testimony About Russia Inquiry

Trump Appears Unlikely to Hinder Comey's Testimony About Russia Inquiry

The Times notes that nothing is set in stone, considering Trump's history of changing his mind at the last minute, but it would most likely be disastrous if he did end up trying to bar Comey from testifying. The scope of Comey's testimony was not exactly clear, though Mueller was permitting him to speak publicly, an associate told the AP. Similarly, though a repeat appearance by Comey will generate an enormous television audience, don't expect disclosure of important new evidence ...