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Officer Stabbed In Neck At Airport Recovering Well

Officer Stabbed In Neck At Airport Recovering Well

The serrated knife that Ftouhi used in the attack was purchased in the U.S., Gelios said. The FBI says Ftouhi, 49, tried unsuccessfully to buy a gun while in the United States for five days. Neville fought off Ftouhi and was helped within seconds by others in the airport. Neville was able to subdue Ftouhi, who asked him why he did not kill him.



70 firefighters battling huge fire in east London block of flats

More than 50 firefighters are tackling a huge blaze at a block of flats in Bethnal Green. "The brigade was called at 4.25pm". The massive fire ripped through the 27-storey apartment block in west London in the early hours of Wednesday, trapping residents inside as 200 firefighters battled the blaze.


Nitish made 'mistake' by supporting Kovind for President: Lalu

Nitish made 'mistake' by supporting Kovind for President: Lalu

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was also present at the party. Earlier on Friday, NDA presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind filed his nomination. "It's an election for the post of the president". The BJP slammed Congress for pitting Meira Kumar as their presidential candidate, saying that she has been nominated to divide the Dalits. "If these values are undermined so is our Constitution, and India can then not hope to achieve the progressive modernity envisioned by its founding ...


London council evacuates residences amid fire safety concerns

London council evacuates residences amid fire safety concerns

Authorities in Camden made the decision yesterday evening following inspections after the Grenfell Tower fire . Residents were clutching children, pets and small amounts of clothing and food as they emerged from five tower blocks to sleep on air beds in a local sports center after hearing on the news that their buildings were being evacuated .



Final remembrance held at Pulse nightclub

According to the AP , hundreds of people gathered outside Pulse to mark the one-year anniversary of the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history. One woman spoke at a memorial and said, "Out of the darkness Orlando rose as a beacon of light and we shine that bright light on the issues of equality and love".


Uganda, UN seek $8 billion for South Sudanese refugees

Uganda, UN seek $8 billion for South Sudanese refugees

The total refugee population - people who fled their home countries - was about 22.5 million people , and almost half of those were children. In the shadow of the ongoing crises in Syria and Iraq, conflicts in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Nigeria and South Sudan forced millions of people to flee their homes.