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Judge To Decide On Florida Face-Biter’s Insanity Plea

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A former college student who randomly killed a Florida couple in their garage six years ago and then chewed on one victim’s face finally goes on trial Monday, with a judge deciding whether he goes to prison for life or to a mental hospital. Austin Harrouff, 25, has pleaded not … Read more

Uyghur torture survivors plea for Australia not to abandon them after China reset

On Wednesday the delegation met with Opposition Leader Peter Dutton, several prominent teal independents and Labor MP Peter Khalil, the head of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security. “The Australian government should be more active,” Dolkun Isa, president of the World Uyghur Congress, said. “So far it has been very cautious on this … Read more

‘I Am Begging You’: Pulse Shooting Survivor’s Powerful Plea After Colorado Attack

A survivor of the Pulse nightclub massacre has issued a powerful condemnation of the latest attack on his community and begged for LGBTQ people to be treated “with a basic level of decency and respect.” Brandon Wolf, who was at the Orlando nightclub in June 2016 when a gunman killed 49 people, appeared on MSNBC’s … Read more

Call the Health Minister – nurse’s plea from Wellington ED ‘horror’ scenes

A Wellington Hospital nurse passed on Health Minister Andrew Little’s contact details to a mother facing “horror” scenes in the emergency department as her daughter suffered from severe pneumonia. Despite an email about the situation, seen by Stuff, being sent to Little, and being acknowledged, Little on Monday said he was unaware of the correspondence. … Read more

Pennsylvania man sentenced to 20 years in plea deal after murdering mother, taking pictures with corpse

A Pennsylvania man who murdered his mother and took photographs with her body was sentenced to 20 years in prison after receiving a plea deal much of the family opposed. David Sumney, 33, was accused of torturing his mother Margaret, 67, and murdering her in her home in 2019. He had documented the crime by … Read more

Ex-Playboy Model Signs Plea Agreement in Murder of Psychiatrist

A former Playboy model accused in the murder of a child psychiatrist has agreed to a plea and faces 10 to 25 years behind bars. “Kelsey Turner, 29, entered an Alford plea to the charge of second-degree murder — which means the defendant entered a guilty plea, but still maintains her innocence, according to online … Read more

A plea for trees

Selective logging needs to be more highly selective to slow the conversion of NSW’s coastal, wet sclerophyll forests – home to resident koala populations – into dry sclerophyll forests (“Forest wars reignite thanks to fires and fears for koalas”, November 6). Since the end of the last ice age, Australia has been drying out. One … Read more

‘Hypocrisy Off The Charts’: Lindsey Graham Mocked For Tearful Herschel Walker Plea

CNN commentators Don Lemon and Van Jones laughed Friday after watching Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) appear to get emotional as he pleaded with people to support Georgia’s controversial GOP Senate candidate, Herschel Walker. The Senate race between Walker and Democrat Sen. Raphael Warnock was so close this week that the men will have a runoff … Read more