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2 November 2017 5:35 AM New York truck attack suspect 'spent a year planning'

The main suspect in the New York truck rampage that killed eight people on Tuesday has told investigators he began planning the attack a year ago. Sayfullo Saipov, 29, said he intended to kill as many people as possible and "felt good" about the Halloween attack. The Uzbek immigrant, who faces federal terrorism charges, says he was inspired by so-called 166

1 November 2017 10:37 PM Applause as Marcus Tucker’s killer jailed for life

For smashing Marcus Luke Tucker to death with a metal steering lock and then burning his body, Peter John Carroll will serve at least 17 years of a life imprisonment term. The family of the murder victim burst into applause as the sentence was imposed. The murder in Christchurch’s meth-fuelled drug scene shocked for its casual cruelty and callousness 140

1 November 2017 10:37 PM Man who murdered father-of-three and set his body on fire jailed for 17 years

Peter John Carroll will spend at least 17 years in prison after severely beating a Christchurch man to death and setting his body on fire. The 53-year-old was sentenced in the High Court at Christchurch on Thursday for the murder of Marcus Luke Tucker, 36, whose body was found near Lake Ellesmere, on Anzac Day last year. A nine-day trial, which began 132

31 October 2017 5:46 PM Woman who pushed man in path of moving tram jailed for five years

Philip Carter, 30, was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision at Victoria station in Manchester city centre on June 11. Charissa Brown-Wellington, 31, pleaded guilty at Manchester Crown Court last month to the manslaughter of Mr Carter. The defendant must serve two-thirds of her sentence in prison before she can be considered for parole. The court 89

31 October 2017 5:17 AM Robert Hohua was on bail when he beat partner to death

A 36-year-old man is standing trial for murder after killing his partner while on bail for a previous violent assault on her, NZME reports. Robert Roupere Hohua is accused of murdering Marie Rose Harlick in November 2016. Prosecutor Richard Jenson told the Tauranga High Court Hohua and Ms Harlick had been in a two-year relationship. However at the time of Ms Harlick's 84

31 October 2017 12:46 AM Murder trial: neighbours give evidence

A friend of the woman killed by her partner in Opotiki last November was struggling to describe in court today what it was about the murder accused that scared her. Robert Hohua, 36, is charged with the murder of Marie Rose Harlick at an address in Wellington Street on November 22. The jury trial on the murder charge is proceeding in the High Court at Tauranga 59

30 October 2017 10:52 PM Japan warns Ardern's housing demands could kill TPP

Negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership is about balancing interests, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said today. At next week's APEC Summit in Vietnam, Ardern hopes to begin negotiations on certain areas of the 11-nation agreement including to allow New Zealand to ban foreigners buying existing properties in New Zealand. A Japanese foreign official 57

30 October 2017 8:26 AM Jemma Lilley Wanted To Kill Someone Before She Was 26

Teenager Aaron Pajich was murdered by Jemma Lilley because it was her "life's ambition". Teenager Aaron Pajich was murdered by Jemma Lilley because it was her "life's ambition" to kill someone by the time she was aged 25, a WA Supreme Court jury was told. State prosecutor James McTaggart delivered his closing address at the start of the fifth week of the trial 55

30 October 2017 6:34 AM Murder was on accused Jemma Lilley's 'bucket list'

SUPERMARKET night manager Jemma Lilley murdered autistic teenager Aaron Pajich because it was on her “bucket list”, a prosecutor has told WA’s Supreme Court. As the sensational trial of the two women accused of killing Mr Pajich last June draws to a close, state prosecutor James McTaggart began his closing argument – saying that there was “absolutely 55

27 October 2017 9:49 PM The JFK files: theories galore from Mexico to Moscow

Thousands of files newly released from the investigation shows there was no shortage of theories at the time, and the FBI and CIA doggedly chased all of them -- while finding themselves the target of suspicion as well. The files show all arms of the US government following up each rumor and suspicion, taking them to a right-wing militia's shooting camp, probing 143