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Ian Simpson

Ian Simpson

    Freddie Gray suffered 'high-energy injury' - autopsy
    Freddie Gray suffered 'high-energy injury' - autopsy
    The spinal injury to Freddie Gray, whose death in April triggered protests and rioting, was most likely caused when the police van in which he was...
    Mother of Washington navy yard gunman apologises to victims
    Mother of Washington navy yard gunman apologises to victims
    The mother of Washington navy yard gunman Aaron Alexis apologised to the victims on Wednesday, and like his friends and colleagues, she too, was...
    FBI identifies US navy yard gunman
    FBI identifies US navy yard gunman
    The FBI has identified the dead suspect as US military veteran Aaron Alexis (34) of Fort Worth, Texas, a navy contractor who had two gun-related...
    One gunman, several victims dead in US navy yard shooting
    One gunman, several victims dead in US navy yard shooting
    At least one shooter was killed following an incident at a Washington navy yard that left several victims dead and several others injured on...
    Bradley Manning gets 35 years
    Bradley Manning gets 35 years
    Bradley Manning, the US soldier convicted of the biggest breach of classified data in the...
    Celebrations commemorate Martin Luther King Jr's historic speech
    Celebrations commemorate Martin Luther King Jr's historic speech
    The week of commemorations in Washington will culminate on August 28, when President Barack Obama, the first black US president, will...
    US soldier's WikiLeaks trial chills whistleblowers
    US soldier's WikiLeaks trial chills whistleblowers
    Private First Class Bradley Manning (25), who is charged with providing more than 700 000 documents to WikiLeaks, an anti-secrecy...
    Oklahoma tornado: Dead, missing have been accounted for
    Oklahoma tornado: Dead, missing have been accounted for
    Rescuers went building to building in search of victims and survivors picked through the rubble of their shattered homes on Tuesday, a day after a...
    Death toll for Oklahoma tornado lowered to 24
    Death toll for Oklahoma tornado lowered to 24
    Emergency workers rescued more than 100 survivors from the rubble of homes, schools and a hospital in an Oklahoma town hit by a powerful tornado,...
    Night of terror in Boston suburb as police chase bomb suspect
    Night of terror in Boston suburb as police chase bomb suspect
    As a sleepless night dragged into the day on Friday, thousands of residents in Watertown, Massachusetts remained locked in their homes, ordered by...
    Taliban down but not out in Afghanistan's Kandahar
    Taliban down but not out in Afghanistan's Kandahar
    Foreign and Afghan forces have pushed back the Taliban insurgency in the key Kandahar province battleground but cementing those gains over the...
    Speedo grumbles about suit ban
    Speedo grumbles about suit ban
    A potential ban on high-performance polyurethane suits threatens to throw swimming back two decades by hampering innovation, an executive at...