Shamima Begum set to be granted legal aid

Legal aid is financial assistance provided by the taxpayer to those unable to afford legal representation themselves, whether they are accused of a crime or a victim who seeks the help of a lawyer through the court process. It is means-tested and availability has been cut back significantly in recent years in England and Wales. […]

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Driver stabbed to death in ‘vicious’ attack

The force is trying to track down three male suspects, “all of slim build”, who were seen leaving the area immediately after the attack at about 14:30 GMT, he added. Skip Twitter post by @LambethMPS In response to the fatal stabbing in #Clapham on Friday and the fatal shooting in #WestNorwood on Wednesday, a Section […]

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London’s new pollution charge begins

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionLondon’s ULEZ: What you need to know The Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) has come into force in central London. Drivers of older, more polluting vehicles are being charged to enter the congestion zone area at any time. Transport for London (TfL) hopes the move will reduce […]

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Japan says US serviceman kills woman, self in Okinawa

WRECKAGE OF MISSING JAPAN’S F-35 FIGHTER JET FOUND, PILOT REMAINS MISSING AP said Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Takeo Akiba telephoned U.S. Ambassador William Hagerty, asking for cooperation with both the inquiry and efforts to prevent a recurrence. Read more:

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Nipsey Hussle died of gunshot wounds to the head and torso, coroner confirms

The coroner’s office performed the autopsy on Monday afternoon and confirmed that the manner of death was a homicide. More details will be available when a full autopsy report is released. Hussle, whose given name was Ermias Joseph Asghedom, was 33 years old. STARS REACT TO SHOOTING DEATH OF RAPPER NIPSEY HUSSLE Hussle was nominated for […]

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College sophomore talks about getting bullied for being conservative on campus

NEW YORK, NY, UNITED STATES – Demonstrators seen holding placards during the Climate Strike at Columbia University in New York City, NY. (Photo by Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) “I think this is an issue that has a lot to do with people’s character. People need to respect one another’s opinions rather than silencing […]

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New Zealand Prime Minister vows never to mention mosque gunman’s name

She implored parliament members to follow her lead and speaking only the names of the victims rather than the man who took their lives. Read more:

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Escaped teenager charged in mother’s death recaptured

Ike Souzer escaped the Orange County Juvenile Hall, somehow got onto a roof and then jumped a perimeter fence just after midnight Friday, said Steve Sentman, chief probation officer for the county. Jail staff spotted Souzer on the roof, then turned on a facility-wide alarm and called the sheriff’s office, he said. Peters said deputies […]

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Ocasio-Cortez coal-mine visit requires an apology to Crenshaw first, Ky. lawmaker says

Barr’s demand stems from comments that Ocasio-Cortez recently directed at U.S. Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Texas, over his response to domestic terrorism. OCASIO-CORTEZ ‘HAPPY’ TO VISIT KENTUCKY COAL MINE, AFTER GOP REP’S OFFER TO ‘GO UNDERGROUND’ “I urge you to apologize to our colleague prior to coming to visit Kentucky,” Barr said in the letter, describing Ocasio-Cortez’s’ remarks as […]

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Romney calls House Democrats’ calls for Trump tax returns ‘moronic’

Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, once a thorn in the side of President Trump, said Democrats’ calls for the president to release his tax returns were “moronic.” (Getty/AP, File) READ THE MUELLER REPORT FINDINGS House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal, D-Mass., asked the IRS last week to provide six years of Trump’s personal tax returns […]

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