Authorities believe missing British girl Madeleine McCann is dead

Authorities believe missing British girl Madeleine McCann is dead

German prosecutors believe Madeleine McCann — the British girl who vanished from a Portuguese resort in 2007 — is dead, as the prime suspect in he disappearance has been identified, according to reports Thursday. Prosecutors have launched a criminal investigation into the 43-year-old German national on suspicion of murder charges, the Guardian reported. “From this … Read more

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Defying police ban, Hong Kongers hold Tiananmen candle memorial

Defying police ban, Hong Kongers hold Tiananmen candle memorial

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Thousands defied a police ban to gather with candles in Hong Kong on Thursday to mark China’s bloody Tiananmen Square democracy crackdown in 1989 and accuse Beijing of stifling freedoms too on their semi-autonomous territory. Protesters take part in a candlelight vigil to mark the 31st anniversary of the crackdown of … Read more

Kordell Stewart, App State and more: Michigan’s most heartbreaking football losses

Kordell Stewart, App State and more: Michigan's most heartbreaking football losses

The “Miracle at Michigan” is just one example.   Michigan football has endured so many last-minute losses over the years, and they are the kind that are replayed on a loop for years. No college football fanbase has that many heartbreaking losses of that magnitude.    ESPN will replay that game Thursday at 7 p.m. ET. It’s a chance to relive … Read more

Tim Cook says Apple ‘must do more’ to combat racism

Tim Cook says Apple 'must do more' to combat racism

Following Apple Music’s participation in Black Out Tuesday this week, Apple CEO Tim Cook has released an official statement confirming the company’s stance on the Black Lives Matter demonstrations taking place around the world. In a post titled “Speaking up on racism,” Cook decries the inequalities of America’s justice system and notes that while “we’ve … Read more

South Korea vows to end border protests after North Korea threat

South Korea vows to end border protests after North Korea threat

South Korea said Thursday it plans to ban activists from flying anti-Pyongyang leaflets over the border – hours after Kim Jong Un’s sister threatened to cancel a recent bilateral military agreement with Seoul if the activity continues. Kim Yo Jong, the Hermit Kingdom’s leader’s younger sister and key adviser, issued the warning after propaganda leaflets … Read more

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