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France arrests two men planning 'violent' attack ahead of elections

He called the arrests a reminder that "the terrorist threat remains very high", especially during the election campaign, and reiterated calls for pressure on internet companies to better monitor extremism online. The top two candidates advance to a May 7 runoff. France has been under a state of emergency since November 2015, when gunmen killed 130 people in attacks on a concert hall and other sites in Paris .



Turkey cabinet agrees to extend emergency after referendum

The US State Department said it had taken note of the OSCE's concerns and looked forward to a final report, suggesting it will withhold comment until a full assessment is completed. But Fadi Hakura, Turkey expert at London-based Chatham House think tank, called the referendum result "at best a Pyrrhic victory" for Erdogan .



Cleveland Facebook killer has shot himself dead, police say

He shot dead 74-year-old Robert Godwin in OH as the victim walked home from Easter lunch on Sunday afternoon. "I just snapped man, fuck". The company said it disabled Stephen's account within 23 minutes of receiving the first report about the video of the fatal shooting and two hours after receiving any report.



Almost half a million Iraqis have fled Mosul fighting

He added that government troops were extensively making use of remotely-controlled unmanned aerial vehicles to locate the extremists, who were hiding among civilians, and direct airstrikes on the targets. In March, UN chief Antonio Guterres said during a visit to a displacement camp near Mosul that humanitarian aid efforts were serious underfunded. "Civilians in Mosul face incredible, terrifying risks", said the United Nations humanitarian coordinator for Iraq , Lise Grande.


David Ross dances to Disney's Cars on DWTS show

David Ross dances to Disney's Cars on DWTS show

T and Erika Jayne would be eliminated in that order. And while the night was a fairytale, someone had to turn into a pumpkin in the end. I knew it was going to be a challenge. It seems she broke down a wall or two and actually showed some vulnerability in her lovely, flowing Viennese waltz. "But I haven't been doing [dancing] that long".