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Girl found 'brutally murdered' at home after texting mother about someone knocking at door
Yhoana Arteaga was found bludgeoned to death in her family's mobile home with her clothing "in disarray", police said. There was no evidence of forced entry to the trailer in Nashville, Tennessee. The girl had suffered blunt force trauma to her body, police spokesman Don Aaron told a press conference.
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'Little Aria will never know her dad': First named victim of Barcelona terror attack is Italian father-of-two
The first named victim of the terror attack in Barcelona is Bruno Gulotta, the father of two young children. He was on holiday with his partner and two children - one of whom is about to start elementary school and the other is seven months old, so young that she will never know her father. Mr Gulotta was crushed to death on the Ramblas by the terrorist lorry while strolling down the Ramblas hand in hand with his 5-year-old son who his wife Martina managed to snatch to safety in the nick of time, she was quoted as telling friends. Martina was following her husband carrying their seven-month-old baby girl Aria in a rucksack she was wearing on her chest when Bruno was run down, la Repubblica newspaper quoted her telling his workmates. Martina grabbed their son Alessandro, aged 5, and rushed both children to safety but Gulotta, aged 35, was killed instantly. Gulotta worked as a salesman in a computer shop in Legnano in northern Italy. Monuments around the world pay tribute to Barcelona terror attack victims 00:45 The Italian foreign ministry said three other Italians were injured in the attack. Two were discharged from hospital and the third was being treated for multiple fractures. Mr Gulotta, from Italy, was beloved by his colleagues at Tom's Hardware, who said they envied his work-life balance and that everyone in the company knew who he was. His colleague wrote on a post on the company's website: "He had posted on Facebook the stages of his journey and everything seemed to proceed as one would expect from a vacation trip. "A photo from Cannes, one of the Ramblas in Barcelona. And then what no one expects: the death of a young man, father and life partner of the mother of his children." His friends, family and colleagues found out on Wednesday night that Mr Gulotta had been killed in the attack. The father-of-two worked in marketing and sales at the company. A colleague wrote of him: "He was able to lead a rich family life and a brilliant professional career with a balance- and that I will always envy him." His colleague said his heart was going out to the children, "little Alexander, who is preparing to start elementary school with the awareness that his life and family will no longer be the same. Barcelona terror attack, in pictures "And then we think of the little Aria, who does not have the horrible scene in her eyes but will never know her dad. " At least 13 people were killed and more than 100 injured in a terror attack on Barcelona's Las Ramblas on Thursday. At least 24 different nationalities were among the dead and injured, officials said early on Friday morning. A spokesman for Spain's civil protection had earlier said said that among the victims in the popular seaside city were nationals from France, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands, Argentina, Venezuela, Belgium, Australia, Hungary, Peru, Romania, Ireland, Greece, Cuba, Macedonia, China, Italy and Algeria - without detailing whether he was referring to those who died or were injured. Barcelona attack key articles
Children in conflict zones vulnerable to killing, rape: UN draft
Children are particularly vulnerable in the conflicts raging around the globe, according to a draft UN report that specifically pointed the finger of blame in Yemen at the Saudi-led coalition. The draft of an annual UN report on the impact of armed conflict on children lists the countries and entities accused of recruiting child soldiers and using children as weapons of war. "I am highly concerned by the scale and severity of the grave violations that were committed against children in 2016, which included alarming levels of killing and maiming, recruitment and use and denial of humanitarian access," Secretary General Antonio Guterres says in the draft seen by AFP.
Underwater devices look for Army helicopter crew off Hawaii
HONOLULU (AP) — Army officials have spent days sifting through chunks of Black Hawk helicopter debris in turbulent Pacific waters off Hawaii but have yet to see any signs of life in their search for five soldiers missing since the aircraft crashed during nighttime training on Tuesday.
No Human Remains Found In Search For Natalee Holloway: Prosecutor
Dave Holloway, father of missing Alabama teen Natalee Holloway, said on national television this week that he found human bones in Aruba, where his daughter vanished a dozen years ago, and submitted them for DNA testing.
Syrian army encircles Islamic State in central Syria advance
Syria's army and its allies have encircled an Islamic State (IS) pocket in central Syria after a series of advances in the desert region, state media, a Hezbollah military media unit and a war monitor said on Friday. President Bashar al-Assad's military has advanced against Islamic State along two prongs towards Deir al-Zor province this year, leaving a large jihadist salient stretching back west between them. Its forces have now cut off part of that salient with a pincer movement, enclosing a large Islamic State enclave around the village of Uqairabat, the state news agency SANA reported.
Former neo-Nazi: Trump’s message parrots my old propaganda
Several people stabbed in Finnish city of Turku
Several people were stabbed in an knife attack in the Finnish city of Turku on Friday but it was not immediately clear if this was a militant action or had some other motive. The Turun Sanomat newspaper reported that at least one person was killed in the attack. Newspaper Helsingin Sanomat said eight people had been taken to hospital following the stabbings, some of them are in critical condition.
Boston 'free speech' rally abandoned by right-wing demonstrators outnumbered by 15,000 counter-protesters
As the official start time of the contentious “Free Speech Rally” in Boston approached, the winner in the battle of words between organisers and counter-demonstrators had already been determined. If hateful speech aimed at Jewish people or minorities was chanted at Boston Common park, it was not audible at one of the largest rallies being held just one week after the deadly demonstrations in Charleston, Virginia, where neo-Nazis marched bearing torches, and where one woman was killed. Instead, an estimated 15,000 counter-protesters dominated the air with anti-Nazi and anti-fascist chants.
Asia tensed again: India and China headed for risky conflict
BEIJING, China - A battle is threatening to break out between India and China, over the disputed Doklam Plateau, which is claimed by Bhutan and China.The standoff between the two Asian natio
No winners expected in the China-U.S. trade war over IP
BEIJING, China - America and China are headed for another showdown as the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer formally initiated an investigation into China's intellectual proper
India outpaces China, tops global Retail Development Index
NEW DELHI, India - In the latest Global Retail Development Index of 2017, India managed to surpass China, emerging as the preferred retail destination. The report by real estate consult
Turkey seeks negotiations with Eurasian Customs Union
PanARMENIAN.Net - Turkey wants to start negotiations with the Eurasian Customs Union, which consists of members of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci said on Friday, A
Bhutan in a Bind Amid Himalayan Standoff Between China and India
For the past two months, China and India have been locked in a standoff over disputed territory in the Himalayas. The standoff began when China began extending an unpaved road southward into the King
Top China Studies Journal Takes Down 'Sensitive' Content At Beijing's Request
Cambridge University Press (CUP) said on Friday it had censored more than 300 articles from the China Quarterly academic journals China website at the request of media regulators in Beijing. We can
China Recruits 30,000 Teachers, Police, Civil Servants to Move to Xinjiang
Chinese authorities in the troubled northwestern region of Xinjiang have launched a massive nationwide recruitment drive seeking tens of thousands of new police officers, civil servants, teachers, aca
Legal Scholars Hit Out at Hong Kong's Jailing of Three Democracy Activists
Legal scholars in Hong Kong on Friday slammed the jailing of three student leaders of the 2014 pro-democracy movement, with some saying the court overstepped its bounds and others saying the decision
Actual photos of Galaxy Note 8 dummy emerge online
PanARMENIAN.Net - With less than a week to go until Samsung unveils the Galaxy Note 8 in New York, someone in China is already playing with what appears to be a dummy Galaxy Note 8 unit. Its not a fu
How Chinese tourists hunt for the Northern Lights in Russia
Moscow and St. Petersburg are flooded with Chinese tourists visiting Russia every year. Yet some of them are starting to explore something more unusual and adventurous - hunting for Northern Lights in
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