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Russian Ambassador to Turkey shot dead

Russian Ambassador to Turkey shot dead

President Vladimir Putin will attend as Russian Federation buries slain ambassador Andrei Karlov on Thursday, the Kremlin said , days after he was gunned down in Ankara by a Turkish policeman. Russian Federation flew a team of 18 investigators and foreign ministry officials to Turkey to participate in the investigation. However, Mr Peskov said the murder of ambassador Karlov had been damaging for the Ankara government.


Russian Athletes Face Suspension over Sochi Samples

Russian Athletes Face Suspension over Sochi Samples

The re-analyzing will go beyond the damming McLaren report from the World Anti-Doping Agency which found that over 1,000 Russian athletes across 30 sports were involved in a systematic scheme to hide positive drug tests over five years. "However, the manipulation of the samples themselves could lead to an anti-doping rule violation and sanctions". They have now been repatriated back to the Lausanne Anti-Doping Laboratory, and re-analysis has already begun on these samples looking for any ...


Toronto Christmas Market steps up security measures after Berlin truck attack

Toronto Christmas Market steps up security measures after Berlin truck attack

Almost three days after the deadly attack, which killed 12 people and injured 48 others, large bollards to stop trucks were being put in place at the scene. No gun was recovered from the scene, suggesting that weapon may still be with the attacker. The United States labeled Monday's incident an apparent " terrorist attack" and pledged its support.


Apollo House residents get accommodation from Peter McVerry Trust as receivers visit

Apollo House residents get accommodation from Peter McVerry Trust as receivers visit

The Peter McVerry Trust also visited the residents on behalf of Dublin City Council to give them a one-to-one assessment. Speaking to Pat Kenny on Newstalk this morning, Glen Hansard - one of the public faces behind the campaign - praised the work of Dublin's homeless charities and said the movement was all about starting a national conversation on homelessness.


Chibok school girls visit White House

Chibok school girls visit White House

Channels TV correspondent reports that the girls appeared tense, anxious and uncertain of what to expect as they looked forward to uniting with their families. "The faction said it is ready to negotiate if the government is willing to sit down with them". They were escorted by security operatives to Chibok for the yuletide.


NBC & CBS Seize on Clinton Team Blasting 'Utterly Unjustified' FBI Investigation

NBC & CBS Seize on Clinton Team Blasting 'Utterly Unjustified' FBI Investigation

Comey announced two days before the election that none of the information on the laptop changed anyone's mind "on whether Mrs. Clinton should be charged, essentially re-closing the case ". The stated reasons for the search, according to the document, were twofold: "Evidence of a crime", and "contraband, fruits of crime, or other items illegally possessed".