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Missing Fla. Woman’s Remains Found a Year Later Thanks to Ring She Was Wearing Engraved with ‘MOM’

“Click here to get breaking crime news, ongoing trial coverage and details of intriguing unsolved cases in the True Crime Newsletter” writes Steve Helling for people.com. Since then, there have been no additional suspects in the case. “The death is shocking information,” said Watrel, the sheriff’s spokeswoman. “We want to let everyone know that our thoughts are with the Bonta family during this very difficult time.”.  Source: people.com Share This:

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Thousands protest al-Shabab as new details of Somalia truck bombing emerge

“In May, a Navy SEAL was killed in one of the raids, marking the first U.S. combat death in Somalia since 1993” reports washingtonpost.com. The militant group has routinely carried out small-scale bombings in Somalia, but Saturday’s attack ended a few months of relative calm. Somalis are fleeing famine — only to find death in a place of refuge U.S.-funded Somali intelligence agency has been using kids as spies.  Source: washingtonpost.com Share This:

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Prosecutors will pursue capital murder charge against man accused of killing Muslim girl

“Fairfax County prosecutors will pursue the death penalty against the man accused in the high-profile killing of a 17-year-old Muslim girl, who was abducted as she walked to her mosque over the summer, authorities said” reports washingtonpost.com. Fairfax County Commonwealth’s Attorney Raymond F. Morrogh made the announcement Monday after a Fairfax County grand jury returned an eight -count indictment against 22-year-old Darwin Martinez Torres for capital murder, rape and other charges in connection with the brutal slaying of Nabra Hassanen. “You conform the charges to what the evidence will show,”…

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Pope Francis is changing his church on the death penalty. What next?

“Pope Francis has condemned the death penalty many times during the almost five years of his papacy: but this week, he made an even more significant move when he signalled that he would change church teaching to make it inadmissible” writes Joanna Moorhead for theguardian.com. The death penalty, for some, will be one: but more controversially still, talk is now swirling in Rome that Francis means to overturn Catholic teaching on the just war theory.The death penalty was, he said, “an inhuman measure that humiliates human dignity, in whatever form…

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Death toll from blasts in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu rises to 85

“African Union peacekeepers also drove them out of most other territory they controlled. (Writing by Aaron Maasho; Editing by Matthew Mpoke Bigg) More from AOL.com: Death toll rises to 34 in northern California wildfires Kellyanne Conway blasts Hillary Clinton over slow condemnation of Harvey Weinstein California wildfires rage as record death toll climbs to 35” writes Abdi Sheikh for aol.com. The death toll from twin bomb blasts that struck busy junctions in the heart of Somalia’s capital Mogadishu has jumped to 85, making it one of the deadliest attacks since…

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Japan vows no more deaths from overwork while building Olympic arena

“The trend was spotlighted by a high-profile death from overwork in 2015 at advertising giant Dentsu Inc” reports foxbusiness.com. The parents of the 23-year-old petitioned the government this year to recognize his suicide as “karoshi” – or “death by overwork”, with media saying he had worked 200 hours of overtime a month before his death. Source: foxbusiness.com Share This:

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Pope wants Catholic opposition to death penalty increased…

“Francis has made clear his own personal opposition to the death penalty on numerous occasions” reports yahoo.com. “We have to restate that, however grave the crime that may be committed, the death penalty is inadmissible because it attacks the inviolability and the dignity of the person,” he said.And a version of the catechism aimed at younger people now includes a question, “Why is the Church opposed to the death penalty?”.  Source: yahoo.com Share This:

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