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Survival expert held in Spain over 1998 murder of Dutch boy, 11

Survival expert held in Spain over 1998 murder of Dutch boy, 11

Among Brech's possessions, police found a variety of survival items, including fishing instruments, a book about edible wild plants, envelopes of dehydrated food, boots, and mountain clothes. Foreign DNA was discovered on Nicky's clothing and more than 14,000 men voluntarily gave DNA samples to the investigation, the BBC reports . The case regularly returned to the public eye in the Netherlands over the past two decades.


Gunman kills two and turns gun on himself in Florida

Gunman kills two and turns gun on himself in Florida

It came after a gunman killed 49 people at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando two years ago. The victims were all in stable condition at local hospitals, the sheriff said . The latest rampage occurred amid a debate over USA gun laws that was given fresh impetus by the massacre in February of 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida.


Malcolm Turnbull will quit federal parliament on Friday

Malcolm Turnbull will quit federal parliament on Friday

Ms Forster, a City of Sydney councillor, said she had a strong record of championing Liberal Party values at a local government level. Bishop resigned as foreign affairs minister after Friday's spill and will be replaced by Marise Payne.


Trump's approval rating stays level despite Cohen and Manafort guilt

Trump's approval rating stays level despite Cohen and Manafort guilt

Cohen pleaded guilty on Tuesday to handling hush money for Mr Trump in violation of campaign finance laws. Other major dominoes have fallen since, as National Enquirer CEO David Pecker and Weisselberg have both received immunity for useful information on these on payments.


Sen. John McCain dies at 81

Sen. John McCain dies at 81

The McCain-Trump relationship grew heated in 2015 when McCain said Trump's candidacy had "fired up the crazies". President Donald Trump offered his condolences on Twitter to McCain's family but hasn't issued a presidential proclamation with an order lowering the flags.


Former top Vatican official calls on Pope to resign amid abuse crisis

Former top Vatican official calls on Pope to resign amid abuse crisis

Similar allegations were made against McCarrick by other men who were seminarians studying for the priesthood. He said he never received a response to his 2006 memo. Vigano writes he now believes Francis was being "deceitful", gauging whether Vigano "was an ally of McCarrick or not". McCarrick was known to have been one of the Vatican's intermediaries in the U.S.