November 30, 2020

UK: Man jailed over Gatwick bomb hoax

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From BBC A passenger who called in a bomb hoax in order to delay his flight has been jailed. Jacob Meir Abdellak rang police eight minutes before the plane was due to leave Gatwick Airport for Los Angeles on 11 May. The phone number used to make the call was the same one Abdellak used […]

Two killed in Germany as van ploughs into crowd in Muenster

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From BBC Two people have been killed in the western German city of Muenster after a van drove into people sitting outside restaurants. The driver of the vehicle, who has not yet been officially identified, died after shooting himself at the scene. About 20 people were injured in the incident, six seriously, which occurred near […]

London attack

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London attack: Police ‘know identities of killers’ From BBC Police investigating Saturday night’s terror attack in London say they know the identity of the three attackers who killed seven people and injured 48. The Met Police said their names would be released “as soon as operationally possible” as officers work to establish if they were […]

UK: Shoreham plane crash: Seven dead after Hawker Hunter hits cars

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From BBC Seven people have died after a Hawker Hunter jet crashed into several vehicles during Shoreham Airshow. South East Coast Ambulance Service said the victims died at the scene, while another person is critical in hospital. The number of injured stands at 14. The plane crashed on the nearby A27. Witnesses said it was […]

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: Manny’s camp cry foul after Floyd wins unanimous decision/UPDATE: Royal baby NAMED: William and Kate present daughter to the world

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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have named their daughter Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, Kensington Palace has said.   From BBC The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have introduced their daughter to the world, as they left hospital to take her home to Kensington Palace. The princess, whose name has yet to be announced, slept in […]