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Vatican Bank’s Ex-Chief Indicted

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - A former president of the Vatican Bank has been ordered to stand trial on charges of embezzlement and money laundering, the Vatican said, the highest...

Crackdown On Immigrant Families In US Set To Begin

WASHINGTON,  (Reuters) – A nationwide wave of arrests of immigrants facing deportation will commence over the weekend, U.S. President Donald Trump said yesterday, confirming that the plan, intended to...

West Indies Beat Pakistan By Seven Wickets

BBC Sports:-  West Indies produced a blistering bowling display to crush Pakistan by seven wickets and begin their World Cup campaign with an emphatic victory at Trent Bridge. The two-time champions...

1,400 new words added to dictionary in controversial ‘updation’

Sky News:-  The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) has added 1,400 new words in its latest "updation" which notably includes more than 100 film-related terms such as "Tarantinoesque", "Spielbergian" and "Nollywood". Its...

Mother Fights Off Mountain Lion

Sky News:- A mother fought off a mountain lion after it attacked her seven-year-old son while he was playing in the family's garden. Chelsea Bromley heard Zack's screams and rushed to...

UK: MP calls for bouncy castle ban after child’s death

Sky News:-  An MP has called for bouncy castles in public areas to be banned temporarily after the death of a girl in Norfolk. The little girl, who has not been...

UN court orders independent review after ex-general’s death

(AP) — The United Nations' Yugoslav war crimes tribunal on Friday ordered an independent review into its "internal operations" around the dramatic death of a Croat ex-general who swallowed...

Family in poverty after bank’s $2.1M overdraft mistake

New York Post:-  A British family of five has been forced into poverty after their bank froze all their accounts when an error left them $2.1 million overdrawn. The Livermore family...

Trump’s vulgar Africa comment morphs into tourism campaigns

(AP) — First, there was outrage in Africa at President Donald Trump's vulgar comment about the continent. Now some governments and tourism operators are humorously exploiting it to promote...

Shoplifter gets job after cop buys him interview shirt

BBC:-Last Monday, a shoplifter in Toronto was caught stealing an outfit for a job interview. But when Constable Niran Jeyanesan arrived to arrest him, he was moved by the...