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Ocasio-Cortez: Officers sacked for post suggesting lawmaker be shot

Charles Rispoli wrote that the Democrat needed “a round”, which was then “liked” by a fellow officer. The police chief of Gretna said it was “an embarrassment to our department”.

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Russian LGBT activist Yelena Grigoryeva murdered in St Petersburg

The body of a 41-year-old woman was found in bushes near her home in the city on Sunday, local police said. Relatives and friends later named the victim as Yelena

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UK weather: How to keep cool and carry on in a heatwave

Forecasters expect temperatures to rise throughout the week – culminating in what the Met Office has said could be the highest ever recorded in the UK. On Thursday, temperatures in

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Australia drug runner crashes meth van into police car

The 28-year-old driver hit the police car at speed, crushing its bonnet, on Monday before racing off. Police caught him an hour later in Eastwood, a suburb in the city’s

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South Korea fires warning shots at Russian military aircraft

Officials said the plane twice violated the airspace over the disputed Dokdo/Takeshima islands, which are occupied by South Korea but also claimed by Japan. South Korea’s ministry of defence said

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