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03 June 2015 01:30 PM
Father said classmates had once poured petrol over teenager and tried to ignite it
Nehemiah Fischer: Oklahoma police release footage of final moments of pastor shot dead by officers after refusing to leave flood area
03 June 2015 12:39 AM
Killing has sparked outcry from friends and family
03 June 2015 12:19 AM
Report comes hours after Mr Blatter said he was stepping down as Fifa president
02 June 2015 05:29 PM
Police in Shelby Township responded to report of runaway animal
US flights bomb threat: Police and sniffer dogs board US Airways plane after it lands at Philadelphia International Airport
02 June 2015 02:05 PM
Incident was latest in a series of such threats against US flights
01 June 2015 09:29 PM
James 'Jimmy Mack' McNair was killed in New Jersey accident a year ago
01 June 2015 08:05 PM
A Virginia family has blamed a major national pet food and care company for the death of its golden retriever – claiming it was “baked to death” in a drying cage.
01 June 2015 01:41 PM
Alberta creationist Edgar Nernberg uncovers what experts say is the most important fossil finds in decades
29 May 2015 04:05 PM
Experts believe fossils found in Canada are 60m years old
29 May 2015 02:17 PM
The death toll sparked by the record deluge currently stands at 17 and many are reported missing
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches, it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don’t change Europe’s attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
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- 2 More than 11,000 Icelanders offer to house Syrian refugees to help European crisis
- 3 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don’t change Europe’s attitude to refugees, what will?
- 4 Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches, it's time to act
- 5 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees