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June 24, 2018 5:47 PM Witnesses claim they saw an 'armed' black man running away from Minneapolis police shouting 'don't shoot' just moments before officers fatally shot him

Witnesses who say they saw a black man shot dead by police in Minneapolis claim he was running away from officers and yelling 'don't shoot' when he was killed. Police are investigating after 31-year-old Thurman Blevins was fatally shot at about 5.30pm on Saturday on the north side of Minneapolis. In a statement, police said they had received two 911 calls 42

June 24, 2018 5:42 PM The Latest: Pride events in NYC, San Francisco

San Francisco is wrapping up a weekend of gay pride events with the always colorful Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Pride Parade and March through the heart of the city. FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2017 file photo, former tennis player Billie Jean King poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film "Battle of the Sexes" during the London 56

June 24, 2018 2:37 AM Billie Jean King to be grand marshal of NYC pride march

NEW YORK (AP) - Tennis legend Billie Jean King will be one of the grand marshals of New York City's gay pride march as cities around the world hold LGBT pride events. The marches commemorate the riots that erupted in response to a police raid at a New York gay bar called the Stonewall Inn in June 1969. A park across the street from the Stonewall was designated 47

June 23, 2018 1:34 PM Pakistani Taliban appoints new leader after deadly drone strike

The Pakistani Taliban announced it had appointed a new leader on Saturday after the militant group confirmed for the first time its former chief Maulana Fazlullah was killed in a US drone strike last week. Fazlullah is believed to have ordered the failed 2012 assassination of Malala Yousafzai, who became a global symbol of the fight for girls' rights 54

June 23, 2018 3:00 AM Recognition for York’s local heroes

THERE is now just one month left to nominate your local heroes for the 2018 York Community Pride awards. The annual prizegiving aims to celebrate residents who go the extra mile to help and inspire their community. The awards are run by The Press in partnership with City of York Council, which is sponsoring the Public Sector Hero category again this year. This award 30

June 22, 2018 8:57 PM Exxon Mobil and CarMax jump; Red Hat and Tesla tumble

Energy companies and oil prices rallied after OPEC said it will produce more oil, but not as much as investors feared. The open source software company cut its sales forecast and pointed to the stronger U.S. dollar. The used car company had a stronger first quarter than Wall Street expected. The New York Post reported that Pilgrim's Pride offered to buy Hain's 31

June 22, 2018 6:43 PM The 'plug nose' women of India: Portrait photographs show the last of the Apatani ladies who once had their nostrils stuffed by elders to make them less attractive to hostile tribes

These stunning pictures show the last generation of the 'plug nose' women who once had their nostrils stuffed by elders to make them less attractive to hostile tribes. Portrait photographs show women of the Apatani tribe in Ziro Valley, located in a remote part of Arunachal Pradesh, India. The images show their nose plugs, a form of body modification 38 1

June 22, 2018 1:22 PM Shakira shares pride over partner Gerard Pique’s 100 caps for Spain

Shakira has shared her pride at her partner Gerard Pique’s achievement in winning 100 caps for Spain. Pique’s century of caps came on Wednesday night, when Spain fought out a 1-0 win over Iran in Kazan for their first victory at the 2018 World Cup finals. Shakira wrote: “Proud of you, 100 caps for the Spain national team! Shak.” The 31-year-old Pique 35

June 21, 2018 7:01 PM Straight people 'care more about animal rights than gay equality'

A survey by Pride London has revealed huge divides between LGBT+ and straight people when it comes to equality and tolerance. A poll issued by the organisers of London Pride revealed a huge gap between the priorities of LGBT+ people and those of their heterosexual counterparts. Of those straight people who are not trans who were surveyed, only 3% said they were concerned 38

June 20, 2018 2:50 PM Pride comes before a fall! The hilarious moment Love Island Australia's Josh Moss falls flat on his face while parading around in a dress and heels

But the cast switched things up a notch on Wednesday night's episode, when they took part in a beauty pageant-themed challenge playfully titled Mr Love Island. Josh Moss commanded attention in a dress and heels, however he soon fell flat on his face in an epic fall. During the tongue-in-cheek challenge, the boys were asked to parade in front of the panel 23