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Russian teenager attacks schoolmates with an ax, wounding 6

Russian teenager attacks schoolmates with an ax, wounding 6

Russian officials say a teenager armed with an ax has attacked fellow students at a school in southern Siberia, wounding five children and a teacher. Russia’s Investigative Committee said the ninth-grader entered a class during a lesson Friday and attacked seventh-graders and their teacher. He ignited a firebomb in the class and tried to kill […]

January 19, 2018 | By | Reply More
US teen ‘seduced’ by IS ideology, convicted on gun charge

US teen ‘seduced’ by IS ideology, convicted on gun charge

Apr 22, – The teenager, who has not been identified because he is a minor, conspired with another person to travel to the Middle East with the intention of joining IS and “perhaps cause trouble in the United States,” prosecutor Kevin Brackett alleged. A 16-year-old American accused of planning to join the Islamic State group […]

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Seven dead in Kabul after two suicide attacks

Seven dead in Kabul after two suicide attacks

Dec 11, – The Afghan capital has been hit by a series of deadly Taliban attacks in recent weeks, highlighting the fragility of the security situation as foreign combat troops leave after more than a decade of war. Two suicide attacks in Kabul, one targeting a play at a French-financed school, killed at least seven […]

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Taliban shooting survivor speaks in ‘I Am Malala’

Taliban shooting survivor speaks in ‘I Am Malala’

Oct 08, –   Today she’s the world-famous survivor of a Taliban assassination attempt, an activist for girls’ education — and a contender to win the Nobel Peace Prize later this week. It’s easy to forget she is still a teenager, and now a long way from home. A year ago, Malala Yousafzai was a […]

October 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
At Cannes, Watson revels in post-‘Potter’ freedom

At Cannes, Watson revels in post-‘Potter’ freedom

CANNES, France (AP) — The 23-year-old “Harry Potter” actress stars in Sofia Coppola’s “The Bling Ring,” which premiered Thursday at the French Riviera festival. The British actress plays a celebrity-obsessed, thickly accented Los Angeles teenager who, with a group of friends, burgles Hollywood stars such as Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan. Emma Watson is reveling […]

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