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Johnny Depp’s Wife Pleads Guilty In Dog Case In Australia

Johnny Depp’s wife Amber Heard pleaded guilty on Monday to falsifying immigration documents in a case dubbed the “war on terrier” after she brought her two pet dogs on their private jet into Australia last year. The case made global headlines last May after Australia’s Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce threatened to have the pets, Pistol…

One Neapolitan To Go: Pizza Delivery Cops Nab Mafia Boss

ROME (AFP) – A mafia chief in southern Italy has been arrested by detectives disguised as pizza boys who delivered food to his home as he was watching a football match, police said Sunday. Roberto Manganiello, 35, a boss in Naples’ notorious Camorra mafia, had been on the run since 2013. He was listed as “one…

Thousands Rally In Brussels Against Jihadist Violence

Around 7,000 people marched through Brussels against jihadist violence on Sunday, nearly a month after coordinated suicide attacks in the Belgian capital killed 32 people and wounded hundreds of others. Organised by civil society groups, the so-called “march against terror and hatred” was aimed at putting on a show of unity after the bloodshed. But…

Suspected Drone Hits Plane During Heathrow Landing

London (AFP) – A British Airways plane struck an object believed to be a drone as it was coming in for landing at Heathrow, Europe’s busiest airport, police said. An investigation has been launched into the incident, which follows a string of near misses involving drones and is believed to be the first case of…

Iran Pushes U.S. for More Access to Global Financial System

Iran’s main goal in its nuclear talks with world powers was to secure access to the global financial system, and the United States must now do more to remove obstacles to the banking sector, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (pictured) said on Saturday. In January, world powers led by the United States and the European…

EU Parliament Drivers Found With Islamic State Propaganda

Two drivers chauffeuring European Parliament bureaucrats around the heart of European Union (EU) were allegedly found with Islamic State propaganda, prompting the parliament to approve a €10 million budget to expand and bring the driver service in house. The drivers were found with compact discs (CDs) containing terrorist related material, one in Strasbourg, where the parliament holds…

Marine Le Pen: Every EU Nation Should Have In/Out Referendum

Marine Le Pen has called for every member of the European Union (EU) to hold its own referendum on whether it should remain within the bloc or leave. The Front National leader welcomed Britain’s forthcoming vote and said that other nations, including her native France, should follow suit, according to Europe1. “The British will vote…