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Annan lashed out at state of global leadership before death

Annan lashed out at state of global leadership before deathFormer UN chief Kofi Annan, who died on Saturday, lashed out at the state of global leadership in an exclusive interview with AFP last year, urging more cooperation to deal with terrorism, migration and climate change. “Honestly speaking, we are in a mess,” the Nobel peace laureate said on December 12 ahead of a major climate conference in Paris. Speaking two years to the day after the Paris climate deal was agreed — and following President Donald Trump’s announcement that the United States would leave the pact — Annan remembered “the enthusiasm, the excitement and the energy that was brought to bear” in 2015.



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Body language expert analyzes Christopher Watts' behavior before arrest in deaths of wife, kids

Body language expert analyzes Christopher Watts' behavior before arrest in deaths of wife, kidsA body language expert has weighed in on the demeanor of Christopher Watts as



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Convicted Murderer Executed in Nebraska With Drug Combination That Has Never Been Used Before

Convicted Murderer Executed in Nebraska With Drug Combination That Has Never Been Used BeforeNebraska hasn't executed an inmate in more than two decades



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Rooftop footage shows car mowing down cyclists and pedestrians before crashing into Parliament barrier

Rooftop footage shows car mowing down cyclists and pedestrians before crashing into Parliament barrierThis is the moment the suspected Westminster terror attack was captured unfolding on a rooftop camera. A silver Ford Fiesta is seen being driven next to Parliament Square towards Westminster Abbey on Tuesday morning. But, as a group of cyclists stop at a traffic light, the vehicle fails to come to a halt and ploughs into them. As an ambulance passes the car on its right-hand side, it swerves left - crossing oncoming traffic and hitting a number of pedestrians as it mounts a pavement. The car then enters a small road and accelerates to up to 50mph, witnesses said, before crashing into a security barrier. The car, circled, drives past Westminster Abbey As an ambulance passes on its right, the car swerves left After knocking down cyclists, the car mounts a pavement A police officer can be seen jumping another barrier that runs along the side of the road to get away. The driver, a man in his late 20s, was surrounded by police before being arrested on suspicion of terror offences. There was nobody else in the vehicle and no weapons were found, the Metropolitan Police said. Police said he is being held in custody at a south London police station after armed officers swarmed the scene following the suspected terror attack just before 7.40am. It is then seen entering a small road and accelerates A police officer jumps a barrier as the car approaches The vehicle comes to a halt by hitting a barrier Two people were taken to hospital, while a third person with minor injuries was assessed at the scene, the London Ambulance Service (LAS) said. Prime Minister Theresa May said her thoughts were with those injured and thanked the emergency services for their "immediate and courageous" response.



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Freed in Turkey before spy trial, Greek soldiers await flight home

Freed in Turkey before spy trial, Greek soldiers await flight homeTwo Greek soldiers facing espionage charges in Turkey are due to fly home early on Wednesday after a provincial court released them, in a ruling Athens said would help to improve strained ties between the two NATO allies. The soldiers crossed into Turkey in March, in what Greece said was an accident while they were following the trail of suspected illegal migrants. The same court ruled for their release on Tuesday after they said in a defense statement they had crossed the border by mistake, state news agency Anadolu said.



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Canada shooting: Police tell public to 'avoid area' after at least four killed in Fredericton, before suspect detained

Canada shooting: Police tell public to 'avoid area' after at least four killed in Fredericton, before suspect detainedFour people including two police officers have been shot dead in the Canadian city of Fredericton. One suspect has been arrested over the gun attack in New Brunswick province following a manhunt during which residents were told to remain in their homes and lock their doors. The country’s prime minister, Justin Trudeau, paid tribute to the victims of Friday morning’s shooting.



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Seattle Airline Employee’s Sad Final Words Before Crashing Stolen Plane: ‘I Got a Few Screws Loose'

Seattle Airline Employee’s Sad Final Words Before Crashing Stolen Plane: ‘I Got a Few Screws Loose'The employee stole an unoccupied 76-seater Horizon Air turboprop plane Friday night.



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Twitter Bans Proud Boys' Accounts Before Unite The Right 2 Rally

Twitter Bans Proud Boys' Accounts Before Unite The Right 2 RallyTwitter won't ban far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, but it is going



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The Latest: Inmate just before execution: 'I'm really sorry'

The Latest: Inmate just before execution: 'I'm really sorry'NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on the execution of Tennessee inmate Billy Ray Irick (all times local):



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Records: Texas dad said son pleaded for mercy before death

Records: Texas dad said son pleaded for mercy before deathDALLAS (AP) — A Houston man accused of killing his two children told authorities his 8-year-old son said "daddy, I'm sorry" before having his throat cut, according to court documents obtained Tuesday.



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