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Worldwide New Zealand gunman's family 'shattered' by his deeds
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The judge said "it was reasonable to assume" more such charges would follow. He remained silent throughout the appearance but made a hand gesture associated with white supremacists. Police also defused explosive devices in a vehicle. About two dozen men received instructions on their duties Sunday, which included Muslim burial customs.

Worldwide Turkish leader shows NZ attack video at rallies
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks at a campaign rally by his Justice and Development Party and Nationalist Movement Party in Izmir, Turkey , on Sunday. "If you come with the same intention, we'll be waiting for you", he said, warning they would be sent off just like their ancestors "without doubt".

Worldwide Why this French politician named her cat Brexit
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The pound rose by 0.2% in early trading local time, keeping its head above water at the $1.32 level, where the currency trade seems to stabilise in between volatile swings. So there is a "backstop" which would kick in if Britain and the European Union fail to strike a deal. Any extension would have to be approved by a vote in both houses of parliament next week, because the 29 March date is written into the EU Withdrawal Act.

Worldwide New Zealand Terror Attack: 50 killed in attack on two Christchurch mosques
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At weekend election rallies Erdogan showed video footage of the shootings, which the gunman had broadcast on Facebook , earning a rebuke from New Zealand's foreign minister who said it could endanger New Zealanders overseas. He said Turkish authorities were investigating his visits and his contacts. On Friday, Erdogan said the suspected gunman had "targeted our country, our nation and myself" and said countries around the world, particularly in the West, needed to guard against the rise ...

Worldwide Cyclone Ida leaves trail of destruction in Zimbabwe
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In Zimbabwe , early estimates from government sources in Chimanimani District in Manicaland, put the numbers affected by the cyclone as approximately 1,600 households (8,000 people), with 23 deaths and 71 people reported missing. "It's very sad and the situation is dire". Among the dead are at least two school children who perished when a rock fell from a nearby mountain, trapping dozens of students in a dormitory in Zimbabwe .

Worldwide Black boxes show 'clear similarities' between Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air crashes
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The black box of the Ethiopian Airlines' Boeing 737 Max that crashed on March 17 has been recovered and initial findings pointed to many similarities to Lion Air's crashed plane in Indonesia that happened in October a year ago. Last week's Ethiopian crash sparked the concern of aviation authorities that there may be a design fault with the craft, wiping billions of dollars off Boeing's market value and grounding the planes in countries around the world.

Worldwide Three of Detained After Christchurch Shooting Have No Links to Attack
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The man charged over Friday's twin mosque attacks in the New Zealand city of Christchurch is believed to have acted alone, police say. He liked to describe New Zealand as "a slice of paradise", according to his son. Wearing a black scarf over her head, PM Ardern hugged members of the Muslim community at a Christchurch refugee centre, saying she would ensure religious freedom in New Zealand .

Worldwide Mosque massacre gunman's family: 'We're all gobsmacked'
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Speaking to press the day after the devastating incidents, the country's leading politician, Jacinda Ardern , has pledged to restrict the ownership of guns. "I haven't spoken to her directly, but she has reached out, an acknowledgment of what has occurred here in New Zealand ", Ardern said a media conference when asked if Facebook should stop live-streaming.

Worldwide Ethiopia Crash Investigation Needs
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On Wednesday, US regulators joined the global chorus by grounding the plane, citing evidence showing the Ethiopian Airlines flight may have experienced the same problem as the plane that went down five months ago off Indonesia . Despite pausing shipments, it continued to produce at full speed at its factory near Seattle. In the meantime an Ethiopian delegation has reportedly joined investigators in France who are probing the cause of last Sunday's Ethiopian Airlines Crash.

Worldwide Mueller report should be made public, House says in bipartisan vote
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The US House of Representatives, now Democrat controlled, voted unanimously Thursday for a resolution calling for any final report in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation to be made public, a symbolic action created to pressure Attorney General William Barr into releasing as much information as possible when the probe is concluded.

Worldwide 49 killed in Christchurch mosque attack, one person charged
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The place they actively came to, and committed to. Police found two explosive devices attached to the suspects' vehicles, which have since been disarmed. Players and members of the team's coaching staff were reportedly on their bus, approaching the Al Noor mosque when the shooting broke out. The framing of the video, which shows only the gunman's hands holding the gun as he shoots and reloads, is eerily similar to the style of a first-person shooter video game.

Worldwide Mafia boss slain outside NY home in grisly hit
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Police say 53-year-old Francesco Cali was found with multiple gunshot wounds to his body at his home in the Todt Hill section of Staten Island just after 9 p.m. The reputed boss of New York's Gambino crime family who was shot to death in front of his home tried to hide under his own SUV during the shooting, according to new reports.

Worldwide New Zealand Charges Main Shooter in Mosque Attack with Murder
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He has been charged with murder and sent to custody without plea until April 5, when he will be produced before the high court for a hearing, reported NZ Herald . Members of the Bangladesh team narrowly avoided being caught up in the shooting at the Al Noor mosque when they arrived for Friday prayers. " New Zealand is united in grief", she said.

Worldwide Thousands of climate strikes planned on Friday, inspired by Sweden's Greta Thunberg
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Many carried signs with messages in English reading "Youth4Climate", "School Strike", "There is no Planet B", "The oceans are rising and so are we" and "I do not want to clean up after my parents". Students in Princeton and Mahwah held their own climate strikes; as well as students in New York City, Philadelphia and around the world. Summerlin's speech was just one of many at the Morristown rally, which was attended by all ages, from toddlers in strollers, to gray-haired lifetime ...

Worldwide At Least 4 Dead As Pedestrian Bridge Collapses
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Senior police officers were also present at the spot to conduct the operations. However, we're extending all our supports to the victims. According to news agency PTI , the bridge was commonly known as "Kasab bridge" after the 26/11 Mumbai attack terrorist passed through it during the terror attacks.