Ultimate Boot CD Live Aims to Become a Parted Magic Replacement, Based on DebianThe development team behind the popular UBCD (Ultimate Boot CD) project have announced recently that they are working on a Live version of Ultimate Boot CD, which is currently based on the Debian GNU/Linux operating system and has the ultimate goal of becoming a Parted Magic replacement. In
Double killer and violent rapist wins appeal against life sentence after judges decided it was 'too ...Donald Andrews became the only non-murderer to be jailed for life without the possibility of release in 2012
Scots fantasist marine tried to con Royal British Legion with bogus tale of how he was wounded in Ir...JAMES Heron O'Hara, 42, told Royal British Legion Scotland he served more than six years in the Royal Marines and was wounded in action with Arbroath-based 45 Commando in Iraq.
The world's biggest Lego Millennium Falcon built using 250,000 bricksWhen Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits cinemas later this year, it is going to be a pretty big deal — but the world's largest Lego Millennium Falcon built in Melbourne, Australia over the weekend has to come a close second. As Han Solo once said, "You've never heard of the Millennium Falcon?
World kept guessing over name of Britain's baby princess"As the nation waits, why the Princess must be called Diana" read a headline on the front page of The Telegraph.
US defends cluster bomb transfersWASHINGTON: The United States defended its supplies of cluster munitions Sunday, pointing to restrictions on the transfers, after Human Rights Watch said the bombs had been used by the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen. HRW said it had gathered photographs, video and other evidence indicating that cluste
Ismail Sabri risks jail for election offenceThe minister's offer of agricultural approvals, subject to the BN candidate winning the by-election, is seen as an attempt at election bribery.
Chelsea win title as Man City eye Champions LeagueLONDON: Chelsea won the Premier League title on Sunday as former champions Manchester City strengthened their bid for direct entry into next season’s Champions League. Eden Hazard scored the only goal of the game as Chelsea beat Crystal Palace 1-0 in front of their own fans at Stamford Brid
Commodity prices plunge - led by dairyNew Zealand commodity prices had their biggest decline since the height of the global financial crisis in 2008, led by falling dairy product prices.The ANZ Commodity Price Index fell 7.4 per cent in April, the biggest decline since...
US National Guard troopers being pulled out of Baltimore: Maryland governorThe governor of Maryland says the National Guard has started pulling out of Baltimore after a nightly curfew was lifted.
The mayor of Baltimore Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has thanked people for their patience, adding that she rescinded the order of a wide curfew. The curfew was imposed a
NYPD officer shooting suspect faces attempted murder chargeNEW YORK >> A man accused of shooting a New York City police officer in the head will be arraigned Sunday on charges including two counts of attempted murder of a police officer, officials said.Demetrius Blackwell was arrested Saturday night in the shooting of Officer Brian Moore, who remained hospi
Alice, Charlotte, Diana? Guessing game for royal baby's nameLONDON >> Princess Charlotte has a certain ring to it. Or how about Princess Alice?Britain's newborn princess, the second child of Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, has spent her first night at home in London's Kensington Palace, but the guessing game continues Sunday over what her name w
Nepal shuts airport to big jets; death toll climbs to 7,250KATHMANDU, Nepal >> Runway damage forced Nepalese authorities to close the main airport Sunday to large aircraft delivering aid to millions of people following the massive earthquake, but U.N. officials said the overall logistics situation was improving.The death toll climbed to 7,250, including six
Pattern of rioting in nation is rooted in race and economic inequalityFreddie Gray dies in police custody and Baltimore riots ensue last week. Michael Brown is fatally shot by a white police officer in Ferguson last year and violent protests follow.The names change. So do the places. But it also seems all so very familiar.In 1965, Watts erupted into a riot after 21-ye
Royal Baby name: Live updates as world waits to hear from Kate and WilliamRoyal gun salutes are planned at parks and the Tower of London today to mark the birth of a new princess
Miracle in Nepal as three more people are pulled out alive from the rubbleFresh hope in Kathmandu after three people were pulled alive from the rubble of their home, eight days after Nepal’s devastating earthquake.
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Ethopian Israelis protest in Tel Aviv against police brutality and racismThousands of Ethopian Israelis have protested in Tel Aviv against racism and police brutality.
The rally was sparked after footage emerged purporting to show an Ethiopian Israeli in an army uniform being beaten by police.
A link to the original video that sparked tonight’s
Two gunmen are shot dead outside an anti-Islam art show in TexasTwo gunmen have been shot dead in a shooting incident in Texas.
The men had opened fire outside the Curtis Culwell Center in the city of Garland where an anti-Islam art exhibition was being held. It included images of the Prophet Mohammad.
A policeman was injured.