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Soldier guarding ‘El Chapo’ Guzman found murdered in Mexico

Mexican police are investigating the murder of a soldier who was part of the team guarding the recaptured notorious drug lord, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, at a prison in northern Mexico. The body of Jorge Mauricio Melendez Herrera, 20, was found on Friday in Ciudad Juarez, with signs of torture. […]


Gay club attacked at least 20 dead

Gay club : At least 20 people have been killed and some 42 injured in a shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, police say. Orlando Police said officers entered the Pulse Club about three hours after the shooting unfolded – and killed the gunman, who had taken hostages. […]

Muhammad Ali: The face of ‘real Islam’

Muhammad Ali  : At a time when Muslims in America are facing scorn and bigotry, the late boxing legend Muhammad Ali should be remembered as the true, peaceful face of Islam, residents of his home town say. Hundreds of people filed past his childhood home in Louisville on Sunday, now a […]

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Husband allegedly : kills man attempting to rape his wife

Husband allegedly : A man who was attempting to rape a woman in The Bronx on Monday was beaten to death by her husband who came to her rescue, a law enforcement source said. The suspect broke into the 50-year-old woman’s Morrisania home at about 10 p.m. and began pulling […]

New York plane crash: WW2 aircraft in Hudson River

A vintage World War Two aircraft has crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey. The plane – a single-seater P-47 Thunderbolt – went down two miles (3.2km) south of George Washington Bridge. Divers later recovered a body – believed to be that of the pilot – […]

Bill Cosby ordered to stand trial in – assault case

Bill Cosby ordered A US judge has ordered actor and comedian Bill Cosby to stand trial on charges of – assault. Mr Cosby is accused of drugging and molesting a former Temple University employee in his home near Philadelphia in 2004. The case was reopened last year after more than […]