Nicolas Smith

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Euthanasia campaigner Dr Philip Nitschke suspended by medical board

Euthanasia campaigner Dr Philip Nitschke has had his medical registration suspended after the medical board found he posed “a serious risk” to the health and safety of the public.<p>The South Australian Board of the Medical Board of Australia said it made the decision, which will apply nationally, to …

Man tore off woman's hijab in Long Beach hate crime; suspect sought

The Long Beach Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying the man who committed a hate crime against a Muslim woman in the Bixby Knolls area.<p>Authorities said the incident occurred around 4:30 p.m. July 2 in the parking lot of a shopping center in the 4000 block of Atlantic Avenue.<p>…

'Tower of David' Slum in Central Caracas May Be Demolished

An abandoned Caracas skyscraper dubbed the world's tallest shanty-town after a squatters' takeover could be demolished once its inhabitants are out, Venezuela's leader said on Wednesday.<p>Soldiers and officials began this week moving out the first 160 of more than 1,150 families living inside the …

Preachers rail at police in funeral for NYC man who died in custody | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Preacher after preacher stepped up to the pulpit at a sweltering Brooklyn church on Wednesday to express fury at the city’s police force during the funeral of Eric Garner, who died soon after police put him in a banned chokehold.<p>Ellisha Flagg (centre, R), sister of Eric Garner, …

'Apostasy' woman flies out of Sudan

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1095000/1095721_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524726713_3168fe03a66f26b553c9824f5a68dc6b<p><b>A Sudanese woman who fled to Italy after being spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam has met the Pope.</b><p>Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag flew to Rome …

Sierra Leone's top Ebola doctor gets virus

The head doctor fighting the deadly tropical virus Ebola in Sierra Leone has himself caught the disease, the president's office said, as the West African outbreak claimed more victims.<p>Sheik Umar Khan, a Sierra Leonean virologist credited with treating more than 100 Ebola victims, has been receiving …

Anthony Maslin And Marite Norris, Parents Of 3 Kids Killed On Flight MH17, Speak Out

Anthony Maslin and Marite Norris, who lost their three children and Norris' father when Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine on July 17, have released a statement describing their anguish.<p>The couple had remained in Amsterdam while Nick Norris, 68, brought the kids -- …

Violent California police chase ends with 3 dead

Tense. Chaotic. Dangerous.<p>Three bank robbery suspects led police on an hour-long chase through Northern California on Wednesday, spraying patrol cruisers with bullets and shooting at least two of the three hostages they took.<p>In the end, two of suspects were killed by police and a third was wounded. …