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Mayor Tory 'Disappointed' as Police Gives Up Pride Parade Participation

Mayor Tory 'Disappointed' as Police Gives Up Pride Parade Participation

The force's decision came after Pride's annual general meeting last month agreed to demands presented by Black Lives Matter Toronto, who said that the city's police had a history of targeting black residents, and that an official police involvement created an unwelcome atmosphere for the community's more marginalized members.


Trump Blasts McCain: 'Losing So Long He Doesn't Know How to Win'

Trump Blasts McCain: 'Losing So Long He Doesn't Know How to Win'

Chief Petty Officer William "Ryan" Owens, a member of SEAL Team 6, was killed in the January raid and several USA soldiers were wounded. Five other service members were wounded by hostile fire and a hard landing after a Marine transport aircraft crashed near the raid site.



U.S. kills 'Bin Laden ally' in Syria

According to a Pentagon spokesman, 10 other members of al-Qaeda were killed in a mighty strike, a day before Bin Laden's ally died alone. US military airstrikes near Syria's town of Idlib eliminated 11 al-Qaeda fighters last week, US Department of Defense spokesperson Capt.


NZ man at centre of massive drug bust

NZ man at centre of massive drug bust

The operation was spurred by New Zealand intelligence, about a plan to import a vast amount of cocaine into Australia, and shared with Australian Customs in August 2014. Five other men have been arrested and are believed to have known each other for some time. The maximum penalty for this offence is life imprisonment or 7500 penalty units or both.



US Backs Off Bid to Reopen CIA 'Black Site' Prisons, Officials Say

Haspel, unlike Pompeo, boasts vast experience. She also ran the CIA's secret prison in Thailand where terror suspects were "subjected to waterboarding and other harsh techniques". "I don't necessarily agree", said Mr Trump. The 60-year-old has worked as an intelligence officer for the majority of her career and was believed to be present in the torture of at least two suspected al-Qaida members Abu Zubaydah and Abd al-Rahim al Nashiri, according to an investigation by the U.S.