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July 2, 2018 4:29 AM Qld man denied bail on terrorism charges

A Brisbane man accused of preparing to travel to Syria as a foreign fighter will remain behind bars after his bail application was denied. Abdus Samad Zaid, 21, faced Brisbane Magistrates Court on Monday after he was arrested on Saturday following a counter-terrorism raid on a house in Brisbane's south. Zaid's barrister Ruth O'Gorman told the court he was not a flight 10

June 28, 2018 4:06 PM Three men and boy, 16, appear in court charged with blackmail, burglary and criminal damage 'after 100 travellers invaded historic Thwaites Brewery and inflicted £100,000 damage'

Three men and a teenage boy have appeared in court after 100 travellers allegedly invaded an historic brewery and inflicted £100,000 damage. The group forced their way into the Thwaites site and head office in Blackburn, Lancashire, which led to a stand-off with staff who were not allowed in. Earlier this month Thwaites confirmed it was unable to continue 12

June 28, 2018 6:54 AM Ice ring in rural Qld shut down: police

An operation supplying the drug ice to Queensland's northwest has been shut down after 16 people were charged with drug offences, police say. They are among 163 people charged over the past year as part of police efforts to combat a rise in methylamphetamine use in the region, with 283 grams of the illicit drug being found in a hidden compartment in a ute in Mt Isa in December 6

June 24, 2018 5:14 PM Syria forces impose 'curfew' in Raqa fearing instability, IS

Security forces in Syria's Raqa announced a two-day curfew starting Sunday, citing instability and fears of Islamic State group attacks in the jihadists' former stronghold. But they also used the curfew to act against a rival rebel group in the northern city, according to the targeted faction and a war monitor. IS was kicked out of its de facto Syrian 10

June 24, 2018 3:20 PM London news: Man attacked at Ghana Embassy as armed burglar raids Commission

A MAN was rushed to hospital after a burglar broke in to Ghana’s Embassy in Belgravia, London. Members of the public feared the worst after the man, in his seventies, was seen being carried out of the embassy in Belgrave Square, one of the grandest areas of central London. Three police cars, three police vans and two ambulances were seen at West Halkin 27

June 24, 2018 1:58 AM Police target Rebels bikies in Queensland

A series of police raids targeting bikies in north-west Queensland has netted six men, with another 24 people handed warnings for habitual consorting under the state's new anti-gang laws. Six men were arrested and charged on Saturday in Mount Isa, Cloncurry and Rockhampton in the operation targeting the Rebels outlaw motorcycle gang, Queensland police 12

June 22, 2018 7:27 AM Turkey detains 14 suspected IS militants in raids

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey's state-run news agency says police have rounded up 14 suspected Islamic State militants in simultaneous raids in the capital, Ankara. Anadolu Agency says Friday the suspects were allegedly preparing to carry out attacks ahead of Turkey's presidential and parliamentary elections on Sunday. The report says all of the suspects 8

June 20, 2018 9:14 PM Animal meat and banned ivory among items seized in international raids

Large cat skulls, seven kilos of banned ivory, products derived from crocodile and live reptiles are among items which have been seized in a series of international raids to hit the illegal wildlife and timber trade. The haul is part of Operation Thunderstorm which ran throughout May and involved 1,974 seizures including 43 tonnes of wild meat. Animals 3

June 18, 2018 4:18 PM Incredible moment a hungry brown bear raids an eagle's nest before being dive-bombed by angry birds as her three cubs watch on

This is the remarkable moment a brown bear attempts to raid an eagle's nest before being set upon by a flock of enraged birds. Photographer Jeff Schultz took the incredible pictures while paddling down a river with other guests at the Katmai Wilderness Lodge near Anchorage, Alaska. In the photos a fully-grown brown bear can be seen tentatively approaching 11 1

June 14, 2018 6:37 AM Two arrests after drugs raids in Eastfield

TWO men were arrested after police carried out drugs raids on two properties in North Yorkshire. On Wednesday morning, officers executed a warrant under the Misuse of Drugs Act at a property on High Street, Eastfield, Scarborough, where they found a quantity of cannabis and suspected amphetamine, North Yorkshire Police said. The force confirmed that a 28-year-old 16