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Source: CTV

Police say 5 killed in suburban Chicago shooting

Today 11:44 GMT

A gunman opened fire at a manufacturing plant in suburban Chicago on Friday, killing five people and wounding five police officers before he was fatally shot, police said.

Rush Copley Medical Center received three patients from the shooting and all are being treated for non-life threatening injuries, spokeswoman Courtney Satlak said.

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Source: The Guradian

Tricked, abducted and killed: the last day of two child migrants in Mexico

Today 11:44 GMT

On a Saturday afternoon in December, three Honduran boys walked out through the gates of the blue stucco YMCA shelter for unaccompanied child migrants in Tijuana, and turned past the gas station next door on to Cuauhtémoc Boulevard for a walk.

The boys were tricked, abducted, tortured and killed; the survivor escaped with wounds to his throat from attempted strangulation and remains acutely traumatised.

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Source: The Guradian

‘A Parkland every five days’: project tells stories of the children lost to gun violence

Today 11:44 GMT

The everyday killings of young Americans add up to “a Parkland every five days,” according to a new project from The Trace, a nonprofit that covers gun violence, in collaboration with McClatchy newspapers and the Miami Herald.

The project relied on gun death data compiled by the Gun Violence Archive, a nonprofit that tracks shootings and gun deaths in real time using media reports. Journalists on the project also requested reports from hundreds of police agencies to verify the details of the incidents.

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Source: Fox News

Political malpractice forced Amazon out of NYC -- And it wasn’t just Ocasio-Cortez

Today 11:44 GMT

Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., was not the main player who led Amazon to cancel plans to build a second headquarters in New York City.

Ocasio-Cortez and her radical business-hating minions played a supporting role in convincing Amazon to pull out of a deal that would have brought between 25,000 and 40,000 jobs to New York City with an average salary of more than $150,000. Drawing enormous media coverage – especially for someone who’s only been in Congress for a few weeks – Ocasio-Cortez preaches an anti-capitalist dogma that put pressure on some Democratic state senators to jump on the bandwagon of the rising radical left.

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Source: Fox News

Illinois workplace shooting leaves 5 dead, shooter killed, officials say

Today 11:44 GMT

Several calls of an active shooter were reported around 1:24 p.m. local time at the manufacturing warehouse and officers arrived roughly four minutes later "and were fired upon immediately," Ziman said. "Two of the initial four officers entering the building were shot.

The Chicago branch of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) tweeted that they were “responding to a reported active shooter situation at a manufacturing company in Aurora, Ill.”. FBI Chicago also tweeted that their agents had gone to the scene "to assist local law enforcement."

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Source: Fox News

Beautician killed herself after being released from hospital against expert's advice

Friday 18:12 GMT

A beautician hanged herself after “religiously” researching methods of suicide following her release from hospital despite a psychiatrist's recommendation against such move, an inquest has heard. Monika Nos, 29, from Salford, U.K., described by her loved ones as “positive, open and happy,” has reportedly been suffering from depression that led to her death in October.

After being sectioned at a hospital in January last year, she was released about four months later so she could head back to her home country together with her mom.

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Source: DW

Dozens killed in central Nigeria ahead of presidential election

Today 10:49 GMT

At least 66 bodies were found, likely killed in sectarian clashes, in Nigeria's central Kaduna state on Friday, the eve of the country's national elections.

In Kaduna and neighboring regions, tensions often flare up over land and water rights, and these tensions can often break down along ethnic or religious lines.

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Source: Fox News

Model who wants to be 'real-life sex doll' claims obsession nearly killed her

Today 10:49 GMT

A Finnish woman claims plastic surgery is "better than sex" and that her ultimate goal is to look like a real-life sex doll, despite her obsession nearly killing her.

The webcam model has since spent thousands on fillers, Botox, a nose job and dozens of other procedures to look like a plastic doll. Amanda, 22, first went under the knife aged 18 to get her first of three boob jobs.

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Source: BBC

What could end the world as we know it?

Today 06:59 GMT

The CSER, based at the University of Cambridge, studies the mitigation of risks that could lead to human extinction or the collapse of civilisation.

While many, including Sir David Attenborough, believe it could lead to the collapse of civilisations and the extinction of "much of the natural world". The threats are complex and diverse, from killer heatwaves and rising sea levels to widespread famines and migration on a truly immense scale.

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Source: DW

Myanmar hands death sentences to killers of Suu Kyi aide

Today 05:09 GMT

A court in Myanmar has passed a death sentence against two men involved in the assassination of prominent Muslim lawyer Ko Ni, a close aide of de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi.

Ko Ni was a prominent legal expert and a close aide to Aung San Suu Kyi, the embattled Nobel Peace Prize winner who serves as "state counselor" in Myanmar under massive influence of the country's powerful military. The late Muslim lawyer is credited with creating the state counselor post for Aung San Suu Kyi post to bypass the nation's constitution, which gives wide powers to the military.

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Source: Fox News

Man says killing mountain lion with bare hands 'was just like a wrestling match'

Friday 18:11 GMT

The man who was attacked by a mountain lion during a run in Colorado earlier this month explained how he suffocated the young cat — and survived with minimal injuries.

MOUNTAIN LION CHOKED BY COLORADO RUNNER AFTER MAULING WAS LATER EATEN BY OTHER ANIMALS, OFFICIALS SAY. Kauffman, originally from Alabama, said in an interview released by Colorado Parks and Wildlife that he wanted to "go on a pretty long scenic run," and headed out around noon. At some point during his jog, he "heard some pine needles rustle behind" him.

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Source: Fox News

Megalodon shocker: Huge killer shark may have been wiped out by great whites

Thursday 03:19 GMT

Cooler ocean temperatures during the Pliocene era led its preferred food, whales, to adapt, while the megalodon was not.

In recent months, new theories have cropped up as to how the megalodon, perhaps the largest marine predator to ever live, became extinct. Now, a new study suggests that the giant shark may have died off sooner than previously thought and may have been out hustled by its successor — the great white.

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Source: DW

Kashmir suicide car bomb kills at least 33 Indian soldiers

Friday 13:33 GMT

At least 33 soldiers were killed and 40 others wounded on Thursday in a car bomb attack on a paramilitary convoy along a key highway in Indian-controlled Kashmir, security officials said.

Most Kashmiris support the rebels' demand that the territory be united either under Pakistani rule or as an independent country, while also participating in civilian street protests against Indian control.

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Source: Fox News

Florida man caught spraying El Chapo graffiti vowed to hire ‘crackhead’ to kill arresting deputy: report

Thursday 09:00 GMT

Guzman is expected to spend his life behind bars after he was convicted in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Tuesday on numerous drug and conspiracy charges relating to his leadership of the Sinaloa drug cartel.

The newspaper reported that, when he arrived at Orange County Jail, Deshon repeatedly threatened to hire a “crackhead” to find the deputy and kill her and her entire family. A charge of threatening a law enforcement officer was added against Deshon, who remains in the jail as of Wednesday morning.

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Source: Fox News

Florida rapper YNW Melly shoots, kills his 2 rising rap star 'best friends,' cops say

Friday 15:26 GMT

Florida rapper YNW Melly, best known for his song "Murder On My Mind," shot and killed two rising rap artists he called his “best friends” in October and attempted to cover up the slayings by making them appear to be the result of a drive-by shooting, police said Wednesday.

The 19-year-old rap star, whose legal name is Jamell Demons, was charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Christopher Thomas Jr., 19, and Anthony Williams, 21, Miramar police said.


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