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LAST_UPDATETue, 30 May 2017 11am

Suspect Named In Killing Of 2 People Who Defended Muslim Women

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Authorities on Saturday identified a 35-year-old Portland man as the suspect in the fatal stabbing of two people on a Northeast Portland light-rail train who yelled racial slurs at two young women, one of whom was wearing a hijab.

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Pit Bull Bites, Kills 3-Week-Old Girl In Michigan

Grand Rapids, Mich. — A pit bull bit the head of a 3-week-old Michigan girl, fatally injuring the infant just minutes after an adult checked on her.

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If SNP wins election in Scotland, PM May will have to grant independence vote - Sturgeon

Pic: ReutersIf the Scottish National Party wins the most seats in Scotland at a June 8 election, Prime Minister Theresa May's refusal to agree to a second independence referendum will be unsustainable, Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Sunday.

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Laptops Might Be Totally Banned From Cabins Of Flights In And Out Of US: Homeland Security Chief

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The United States might ban laptops from aircraft cabins of all flights into and out of the country, John Kelly, Secretary of Homeland Security, said on Sunday.

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Trump Attacks 'Fake News' Following Kushner Reports

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: U.S. President Donald Trump attacked the news media and dismissed leaks from the White House as "fake news" on Sunday, following reports his son-in-law tried to set up a secret channel of communications with Moscow before Trump took office.

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Sri Lanka Faces More Landslide Risks As Death Toll Rises To 151

Pic: ReutersAGALAWATTE, SRI LANKA: Landslides and floods in Sri Lanka have killed at least 151 people and the country faces the risk of more mudslides as torrential rains continue, officials said on Sunday.

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South Africa's Zuma Survives No Confidence Vote In ANC - News24 Website

Pic: ReutersSouth Africa President Jacob Zuma defeated a no-confidence motion against him at a meeting of top officials of the ruling African National Congress party on Sunday, News24 reported on its website.

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Tropical Cyclone 02B Develops In The Bay Of Bengal

This year's rainy season has arrived with a vengeance across Sri Lanka. At least 146 people have died in the floods and mudslides that have ensued, according to official figures.

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