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August 10, 2018 4:16 PM Lewis Ludlow: Ripped up notes revealed Islamic State terror plotter's prime targets

Lewis Ludlow, 26, has pleaded guilty to plotting to kill people outside the Disney store on London's Oxford Street. But detectives found the pieces of the note in the bin at his home and pieced them together to discover his chilling plans. The paper scraps revealed "potential attack sites" including "madam tussauds", "Oxford Street - busiest time…", "St Paul's 7

August 8, 2018 11:07 AM Putin’s ‘Night Wolves’ biker gang takes over army base in EU sparking World War 3 fears

VLADIMIR Putin’s henchmen have taken over a military base in Slovakia sparking fears of World War 3. The biker gang, who have earned themselves the nickname the Night Wolves, took over a base in Dolná Krupá located 43 miles north east of the EU member state’s capital Bratislava. Up to 11 members of the group, including the leader of the group Alexander 12

July 24, 2018 2:18 PM Swindon business sponsors Victory Swim

A SWINDON-BASED social media and graphic design company will sponsor The Victory Swim. Visually Explained will support the family-friendly open water swim that will raise funds for The Felix Fund, a charity that support bomb disposal experts and their families. The event will take place on September 6 2018 in the Cotswold Water Park. Yola O’Hara, founder 13

July 19, 2018 4:14 AM Column: It's been great to see flags flown in pride

We’ve seen England flags and Union flags flown with pride rather than as a symbol of thuggish, racist acts of violence against immigrants or opponents. Where once the cross of St George was appropriated by fascists, racists and football hooligans, it is becoming, once more, a symbol of pride. Flags are fascinating. They are at once a threat and a comfort 5

June 30, 2018 5:47 AM Mudslide kills 5 Indian paramilitary soldiers in northeast

GAUHATI, India (AP) - Five Indian paramilitary soldiers were killed and another six injured as huge boulders rolled down on their bus following a mudslide triggered by monsoon rains in India's remote northeast, police said Saturday. The bus was carrying 20 soldiers on a narrow mountainous stretch to their nearby camp on Friday after a training exercise 9

June 29, 2018 5:42 PM The Latest: 2 soldiers dead in attack on West African force

At least two soldiers have been killed in an attack on the Malian headquarters of a new, five-nation counterterror force in West Africa. G5 Sahel spokesman Abdoul Salam Diagana tells The Associated Press that several others are injured and the toll "will evolve." He says two attackers also have been killed, with two others captured. The force commander 7

June 29, 2018 11:20 AM Ashley Judd takes MeToo message to South Sudan

Actress Ashley Judd has told survivors of sexual assault “I see you, I love you and I’m here for you” as she visited civil war-torn South Sudan, a country where rape is a widespread weapon. The global ambassador for the United Nations Population Fund, surrounded by women in a maternity hospital in a UN camp in the capital Juba, wiped tears from her eyes and told the mothers 9

June 29, 2018 5:22 AM US ends 70 years of military presence in S. Korean capital

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The United States formally ended seven decades of military presence in South Korea's capital on Friday with the opening of a new headquarters farther from the tense border with North Korea. The U.S. military had been headquartered in Seoul's central Yongsan neighborhood since American troops first arrived at the end of World 10

June 25, 2018 3:23 AM Probe into Darwin RSL Club fire continuing

Investigations are continuing after the Darwin RSL Club was destroyed by fire over the weekend. The fire broke out in the early hours of Sunday and emergency services rushed to the scene after receiving reports of smoke and flames billowing from the popular social venue in the city's CBD. No one was injured as the club was closed at the time and a crime 8

June 23, 2018 10:27 AM Clash leave 6 militants, 2 soldiers dead in Pakistan

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan (AP) - Pakistan's army says it killed six militants in a search operation in South Waziristan near the Afghan border where two soldiers were also killed in the clash. A military statement says the operation was conducted Saturday in the Spina Mela area based on information that some militants entered there from Afghanistan 13