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Aaron Hernandez's fiancée wants his death evidence preserved

Baez had said earlier that the Hernandez family has already received the rest of his body. MA officials announced Thursday Hernandez's brain will be released to Boston University's CTE Center for further examination. Investigators determined Hernandez was alone at the time, and there were no signs of a struggle, the district attorney's office and state police said in a statement.



Examining Consequences Of Australia's 457 Visa Abolition: Centre

The changes would abolish the current system that allows unlimited attempts to pass the citizenship test, imposing a two-year denial if an applicant failed three attempts and an automatic fail for those who tried to cheat the test. On Thursday, Turnbull said basic English would no longer be sufficient to become an Australian citizen under the new test. Innes said that Xero, with more than 1600 employees, including several hundred in Australia, and customers in more than 180 countries, had ...


IMF withdraws vow to combat protectionism

IMF withdraws vow to combat protectionism

Mnuchin called for the International Monetary Fund to step up its surveillance of members' foreign exchange rates. The IMF member-countries reaffirmed their commitment to communicate policy stances clearly, avoid "inward-looking" policies, and preserve global financial stability.


North Korea debuts 'new' Special Operations unit in massive military parade

North Korea debuts 'new' Special Operations unit in massive military parade

There's a long history with Korea. Speaking to reporters, Pence said, "It is our belief by bringing together the family of nations with diplomatic and economic pressure we have a chance of achieving a freeze on the Korean Peninsula". . But President Trump may not even know who Kim is, judging from his latest "Fox & Friends" interview that left viewers guessing. Malaysia is seeking four North Korean suspects.



North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier

Last month, the USA began sending the first elements of its Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system to South Korea, though China opposed the move. Consequently we have witnessed North Korea continue to make qualitative improvements to its growing arsenal with the successful launch of a ballistic missile from a submarine, the use of solid rocket fuel, and the detonation of two separate nuclear devices in a single year.



France mobilised for election security after Paris attack

The shooting on Paris's world-renowned Champs Elysees avenue on Thursday thrust questions of security to the fore of campaigning after nine months of relative calm. The selection of Le Pen and Macron presents voters with the starkest possible choice between two diametrically opposed visions of the EU's future and France's place in it.