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19 August 2017 10:34 PM The Latest: French police say arrest unrelated to attack

Police in the southern French city of Nimes have arrested a man unlawfully carrying a pistol into a train station, but say he is not linked to the attacks in Barcelona. After an evacuation and police operation at the train station Saturday night, the historic city quickly returned to normal, with police returning to their posts. A national police spokesman 16

19 August 2017 9:00 PM The Latest: Spanish police set major road blocks in manhunt

Catalan regional police say they are mounting major road blocks throughout the northeastern region, warning people they may encounter traffic jams on different roads. Castellers or human towers performance at a memorial tribute of flowers, messages and candles to the van attack victims in Las Ramblas promenade, Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. Authorities 8

4 August 2017 6:43 AM In case you missed it: Refugees Stage Mass Protest and a Grumpy Seal Takes Over South Australian Town

Sanitation Services Cut Off Inside Manus Island Compound Set to be Demolished, Refugees Claim. Credit - Anonymous via Storyful0:37 Refugees and asylum seekers on Manus Island held mass protests after essential services such as power and water were deactivated. Residents of the Foxtrot compound inside the Manus Island Regional Processing Centre on Papua 1

1 July 2017 9:02 PM Kiwi festival-goers consuming 'dodgy drugs'

The findings have sparked a call from Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne to introduce legal testing of party drugs at festivals to reduce harm, labelling it logical and "common sense''. The covert drug testing was carried out at eight New Zealand music festivals last summer by KnowYourStuffNZ in association with Drug Foundation executive director 40 1

12 June 2017 2:37 PM Russia protests: 'Hundreds detained' at opposition rallies

Hundreds of people have been detained at anti-corruption rallies in Moscow and St Petersburg, an NGO says. Riot police in central Moscow were picking protesters out of the crowd at random, a BBC correspondent at the demonstration has said. Opposition leader Alexei Navalny was detained at his home ahead of the protests, according to his wife. Thousands 11

9 June 2017 11:23 PM London attack: Men 'planned to use 7.5 tonne lorry'

The London Bridge attackers tried to hire a seven-and-a-half tonne lorry to carry out their attack, police say. But the three men failed to provide payment details and the vehicle was not picked up, prompting them to use a smaller van from a DIY store instead. The men drove into pedestrians on the bridge before stabbing people in Borough Market seven 3

13 April 2017 1:22 AM United Airlines incident hits home in Little Saigon

Minh Phu Le’s cousin called her about the news shaking up Little Saigon: The man who’d been dragged off a United Airlines flight, seen in a viral video, was someone they all knew. "I can't believe it's him,” Le recalled saying after viewing the footage, over and over, of Dr. David Dao. “And I can't believe they're treating him like that, bloodied and confused 6

7 April 2017 12:18 AM EXCLUSIVE: Ben McCormack's sick gay incest film about a father pleasuring his own SON that shocked his hardened ACA colleagues

A Current Affair reporter Ben McCormack directed a sick gay incest film that shows a father performing a sex act on his adult son, Daily Mail Australia can reveal. McCormack, who was yesterday charged with sending child pornography, wrote and directed a five-minute film about a young man's trip to a gay bath house in Brisbane. The protagonist, who wears 1

2 March 2017 10:19 PM Lorde's 'Green Light': A Brilliant Songwriter Enters Her Prime

Take a breath, because there’s really no wrong answer here. You could say it’s her prodigy status and how quickly and thoroughly she achieved her international success: when “Royals,” her debut single, hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in October 2013, Ella Yelich-O’Connor was 16 years old, making her the youngest solo artist to reach the top of the chart 23

28 February 2017 8:48 PM Lorde teases new music in mysterious videos

Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Lorde has begun teasing new music with the release of short, mysterious videos. The clip, released on website, features a piano-backed track playing in the background. As the footage ends, the dates "3.2.17 NYC" and "3.3.17 NZ" appear on the screen. The pop star known for 2013's Pure Heroine which featured songs such as the Grammy-award 16