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Stabbing met with shock from lawmakers across Britain's political spectrum

British Conservative lawmaker David Amess has died after being stabbed multiple times at a constituency meeting east of London, local media reported on Friday. [...]

How a racist rant in 'The Great Gatsby' explains White identity politics in the US

White identity politics is arguably the most politically influential form of identity politics in America. In the latest "Reality Check with John Avlon: Extremist Beat," Avlon traces its evolution from… [...]

Capitol Police officer indicted for allegedly helping hide rioter's role in insurrection

A US Capitol Police officer was indicted on obstruction charges in connection to the January 6 insurrection at the US Capitol, the DC US attorney announced on Friday. [...]

Nikolas Cruz intends to plea guilty to Parkland shooting charges, his lawyer says

Nikolas Cruz will plead guilty to charges stemming from the February 2018 massacre at South Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School -- the deadliest high school shooting in US history… [...]

Virgin Galactic stock craters after commercial flights are delayed

Virgin Galactic has pushed back the start of full commercial service to the fourth quarter of next year, sending shares in the space tourism company founded by billionaire Richard Branson… [...]

Bitcoin tops $60,000 as investors bet on ETF approval

Bitcoin prices continued their October surge on Friday, topping $60,000 on hopes that the Securities and Exchange Commission will soon approve a bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund. [...]

Texas school administrator told teachers to include Holocaust books with 'opposing' views when explaining new state law

A school district superintendent in North Texas apologized Thursday night after one of the district's administrators told teachers that if they have books about the Holocaust in their classroom libraries,… [...]

Police officer attacked by woman carrying a baseball bat near US Capitol

A US Capitol Police officer was attacked on Friday morning by a woman carrying a baseball bat along First Street SW in Washington, Capitol Police said in a statement. [...]

Hear Boris Johnson's words after Amess' death

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks after a British lawmaker, Conservative MP Sir David Amess, died after being stabbed several times at a constituency meeting east of London. [...]

Marine forced to forfeit $5,000 in pay following conviction related to his videos criticizing the US withdrawal from Afghanistan

A Marine who was found guilty after posting a series of videos on social media criticizing top military leaders' handling of the US withdrawal from Afghanistan received a sentence of… [...]

Italy reveals its new national airline

They've long dominated the food and fashion worlds, this year they've dominated sports, and now they're aiming for the skies. [...]

Police arrest Kenyan Olympic runner's husband in connection with her stabbing death

Police in Kenya have arrested the husband of long-distance runner Agnes Tirop after she was stabbed to death on Wednesday. [...]

Meet the 63-year-old college athlete with a killer golf swing

Debbie Blount is, for the most part, your average college undergrad, trying to make it through the semester amid piles of homework and a packed after-school schedule. [...]

Teachers told to balance Holocaust books with 'opposing' views by Texas school chief

Teachers in a Texas city have been told if they have book on the Holocaust in the classroom they should also have one offering an "opposing" view. [...]

Bow and arrow attack may have been 'triggered by suspect's illness', police say

The killing of five people in a bow and arrow attack in Norway may have been triggered by the suspect's illness, police have said. [...]

At least 35 killed in suicide bombing during prayers at Afghan mosque

At least 35 people have been killed in an explosion at a mosque in southern Afghanistan, according to news agency Bakhtar. [...]

Husband of Kenyan runner Agnes Tirop arrested on suspicion of her murder

The husband of record breaking runner Agnes Tirop has been arrested following her death and is set to be charged with her murder. [...]

Sydney to allow quarantine-free travel for fully vaccinated Australians

Fully vaccinated Australians will be able to enter New South Wales without the need to quarantine in a hotel, as the government accelerates the wind back of pandemic restrictions. [...]

Xi 'set to snub COP26' - minister says nations that don't attend will be 'outliers'

Countries that do not attend the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow will be "outliers", a minister has told Sky News. [...]

New law that will legalise turning away migrants at the border passed by Polish parliament

Poland's parliament has passed new legislation that critics say legalises turning away migrants at its borders, in breach of human rights law. [...]

Former president Bill Clinton 'responding well' to hospital treatment for infection

Former US president Bill Clinton is in a California hospital with an infection but is responding well to treatment, doctors say. [...]

'The Jinx' star Robert Durst jailed for life without parole for best friend's murder

US real estate heir Robert Durst has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the murder of his best friend more than two decades ago. [...]

COVID pass becomes mandatory for all workers in Italy - amid fears of unrest

COVID-19 health passes - or "green passes" - are now compulsory for all workers in Italy. [...]

What happened, who the MP was, and what the reaction has been so far. [...]

Residents choke back tears on the streets of Leigh-on Sea as they remember their compassionate MP. [...]

A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder after the attack at a church in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex. [...]

The Tory MP was a backbencher of the old school who fought for the causes he cared about. [...]

Chennai Super Kings have been crowned Indian Premier League champions for the fourth time after beating Kolkata Knight Riders by 27 runs in the final [...]

A man in his fifties died after the house collapsed in Clayton-le-Woods, near Chorley, police say. [...]

Conservative MP Sir David Amess has died after being stabbed at his constituency surgery in Essex. [...]

The rock star topped the UK singles chart with Cold Heart, with the help of collaborator Dua Lipa. [...]

Fully vaccinated travellers will be allowed to enter the US for the first time since March 2020. [...]

Boris Johnson said Sir David Amess was one of the "kindest, nicest, most gentle people in politics". [...]

A lab in Wolverhampton is suspended as 43,000 people in England and Wales are potentially affected. [...]

The former Tory leader says he doesn't want to change how MPs see constituents, despite the stabbing of Sir David Amess. [...]

Leigh-on-Sea Parish Priest Kevin Hale reacts to the fatal stabbing of Sir David Amess MP. [...]

The UK has been warned the Chinese president is not likely to come, UK government sources say. [...]

For people who've been affected by divorce, Easy On Me is more than just another Adele ballad. [...]

Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area. [...]

The senior huntsman gave the hunting advice in private webinars that were leaked online. [...]

Pep Guardiola says he cannot guarantee Raheem Sterling a more prominent role at Manchester City and insists the England forward must fight for his place. [...]

Explosions at a Shia mosque in Kandahar kill more than 30 people during Friday worship. [...]

Stacey Dash has revealed how she "lost everything" due to taking 18-20 pills a day. [...]

The popular Islamic app was removed in the country, after an official request. [...]

The mission plans to set a new record for the time spent in space by Chinese astronauts. [...]

At least seven people killed in street battles triggered by investigation into Beirut port explosion. [...]

US Justice Department says it will ask US Supreme Court to block contentious law that bans abortions after six weeks. [...]

White House says pandemic restrictions barring entry to the US will be lifted for fully vaccinated foreign nationals. [...]

Concerns are growing that Evergrande's cash crunch is spreading to other China property developers. [...]

PM says new government will make COVID-19 vaccinations a top priority when Parliament resumes next month. [...]

Conservative MP David Amess, 69, died after being stabbed multiple times while meeting constituents. [...]

Immigration advocates say the programme exposes migrants to violence and kidnappings in dangerous Mexican border cities. [...]

Defence Ministry says Russian naval warship approached US destroyer USS Chafee to force it out of area. [...]

Setting aside lingering war legacy disputes, the countries' leaders agree to repair ties to confront regional threats. [...]

The Guatemalan palm oil industry, world's six largest, faces resistance from Indigenous people demanding land rights. [...]

Pressure mounts on France to recognise the 1961 Paris massacre of Algerians as a 'state crime'. [...]

Chinese firms seen to fall short on addressing sexual misconduct face possible talent loss, say activists. [...]

Man who confessed to killing five people in a bow-and-arrow attack was 'in and out of the health system for some time'. [...]

US regulators set to allow the first US Bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund to start trading, sources tell Bloomberg. [...]

Squeezed by soaring gas prices and domestic shortages, China firms seek long term US supplies, sources tell Reuters. [...]

Conservative politician David Amess has been stabbed to death by a man who walked into his meeting with constituents. [...]

Most US employees on average want to work from home at least two days per week after the pandemic ends, research finds. [...]

New Zealand should not abandon its COVID elimination strategy while Maori vaccination rates remain low. [...]

One year has passed since the Nagorno-Karabakh war and there are hints that diplomatic ties could be built. [...]

The upcoming presidential and parliamentary elections will be the most consequential in The Gambia's history. [...]

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