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Dad wrote ‘tonight, I will kill my kids’ before murdering his wife and three children – The Sun

Dad wrote ‘tonight, I will kill my kids’ before murdering his wife and three children – The Sun

A YOUNG dad wrote a series of harrowing diary entries days before murdering his wife, children, and mother-in-law. Anthony Harvey, 25, bludgeoned and stabbed wife Mara, 41, daughter Charlotte, 3, and twin daughters Alex and Beatrix, 2, at the family home in Perth, Australia. 4 Anthony Harvey bludgeoned and stabbed to death his wife Mara […]

UN Climate Action Summit 2019: 3 key things to watch

UN Climate Action Summit 2019: 3 key things to watch

This story is part of Covering Climate Now, a global collaboration of more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate story. In the run up to the United Nations Climate Action Summit this Monday, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has repeatedly warned countries that they need more than empty promises to fight […]

Iran rejects prospect of talks with Trump at UN and says country ready to resist ‘militarily’

Iran rejects prospect of talks with Trump at UN and says country ready to resist ‘militarily’

Iran’s top diplomats have said they will not enter into negotiations until the US stops its campaign of “maximum pressure” on Tehran, making bilateral talks between leaders attending the meeting of United Nations General Assembly this week highly unlikely. Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi told The Independent that “maximum pressure” from the United States has […]

Tens of thousands march for ban on abortions in Slovakia

Tens of thousands march for ban on abortions in Slovakia

World Tens of thousands marched in Slovakia’s capital on Sunday calling for a total ban on abortions in the predominantly Catholic central European country. Demonstrators march during an anti-abortion protest rally demanding a ban on abortions in Bratislava, Slovakia, September 22, 2019. REUTERS/David W. Cerny 3 related media assets (image or videos) available. Click to […]

Patagonia National Park in Chile: How a philanthropist’s dream led to the largest private land donation in history

Patagonia National Park in Chile: How a philanthropist’s dream led to the largest private land donation in history

Patagonia National Park is massive. Located in the southern tip of Chile, its more than half-a-million acres are home to mountains and valleys, glaciers and grasslands, winding rivers and wild guanacos. “I know this place so well, and I’m still finding little nooks and crannies that I had no idea existed,” said Kristine Tompkins. She […]

Fifth Death Linked To Storm That Walloped Houston Area

Fifth Death Linked To Storm That Walloped Houston Area

BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — The widespread damage brought to the Houston area by one of the wettest tropical cyclones in U.S. history came into broader view Saturday, as floodwaters receded to reveal the exhausting cleanup effort that lies ahead for many communities and homeowners. Hundreds of homes and other buildings in the region, extending eastward […]

The Symmetry and Chaos of the World’s Megacities

The Symmetry and Chaos of the World’s Megacities

Ryan Koopmans was planning to attend architecture school after earning his bachelor’s degree around a decade ago from the University of British Columbia. But while working on his application portfolio, which included a photography component, the Dutch-born Canadian realized that he was more interested in shooting buildings than designing them. Today, Koopmans is an award-winning […]

Iran asks West to leave Persian Gulf as tensions heightened

Iran asks West to leave Persian Gulf as tensions heightened

President of Iran Hassan Rouhani addresses the crowd during his visit in Semnan, Iran on December 4, 2018. IRANIAN PRESIDENCY / HANDOUT | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Iran’s president called Sunday on Western powers to leave the security of the Persian Gulf to regional nations led by Tehran, criticizing a new U.S.-led coalition patrolling […]

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