Matty Jameson

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Aurora shooting verdict: James Holmes found guilty in theater massacre

Holmes found guilty of first-degree murder exactly three years after gun attack that killed 12 people and injured 70 at a midnight film screening<p>James Holmes was on Thursday found guilty of the first-degree murder of 12 people during a midnight screening of the Batman film The Dark Knight Rises in …

Mental Disorders

Operation involving Shia militias, Iraqi police, military units and Sunni tribesmen opposed to Isis begins with assault on Falluja<p>Iraq declared the launch of a new military operation on Monday aimed at liberating the predominantly Sunni Anbar province, the country’s largest, from Islamic State …

Middle East

Jail error was initial mistake shooting suspect's gun buy

LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Both the FBI and a county sheriff's department agency promise to review a series of mistakes that allowed South Carolina …

Poroshenko calls for disarming of 'illegal groups' in Ukraine

Ukraine’s president has ordered the disarming of “illegal groups.” Petro Poroshenko made the call after a weekend standoff between a far right group and police in the west of the country.<p>In a statement, he seemed to refer to the nationalist group Right Sector (Pravy Sektor) which played a big part …

Russia

Teenage girl run over during marching season unrest in north Belfast

A teenage Catholic girl was struck by a car in north Belfast as riot police came under attack nearby from Ulster loyalists on Monday night following the parades to commemorate the 325th anniversary of King William’s victory at the Battle of the Boyne.<p>The disorder around the most serious flashpoint …

Northern Ireland

NASA spacecraft set to snap first close image of Pluto

An unmanned NASA spacecraft is expected to give the first detailed glimpse of Pluto after shaving past the dwarf planet following a near decade-long journey.<p>New Horizons is due to accomplish the mission at 1149GMT on Tuesday, but it will be hours before scientists hear back from the spacecraft. It …

'Superbug' outbreak raises questions about medical scope

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A "superbug" outbreak suspected in the deaths of two Los Angeles hospital patients is raising disturbing questions about the …

Columbus Nova has no plans to shut down any Sony Online Entertainment games

Earlier today, investment company Columbus Nova closed a deal to acquire massively multiplayer online developer Sony Online Entertainment. This is the firm’s first move into gaming — although it has a history of working with technology companies.<p>Columbus Nova’s website notes that it manages over …

Boko Haram crisis: Chad sends troops to help Cameroon

<b>Cameroon says Chad will send a large contingent of troops to help it fight incursions from the Nigeria-based militant Islamist group, Boko Haram.</b><p>The announcement came a day after Chad said it would "actively support" its neighbour against the militants.<p>No detail was given about how many troops …

Ebola’s Hidden Costs

The number of people who die from the disease could be only a fraction of the number who go hungry from it.<p>On September 3, 2014, Agnes Ngekia learned by phone that her son was dead and that there would be no burial. He had died of Ebola. Ngekia is a nurse in the Kono district of Sierra Leone, and …

FBI confirms: Lizard Squad under investigation for PSN, Xbox Live attacks

You’ve done it now, Lizard Squad. We can confirm that you’re under investigation.<p>The Federal Bureau of Investigation has started investigating Lizard Squad, the online group that took credit for knocking PlayStation Network and Xbox Live offline. On Christmas, Lizard Squad allegedly assaulted …

Flight QZ8501: What we know about the AirAsia plane crash

<b>AirAsia Flight QZ8501 crashed into the Java Sea off Borneo shortly after take-off on 28 December 2014 with no survivors.</b><p>The Airbus A320-200, carrying 162 people from Surabaya in Indonesia to Singapore, was just over 40 minutes into its flight when contact was lost.<p>Investigators, who initially …

Airplanes