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Florida school shooter heard voices telling him to kill

Florida school shooter heard voices telling him to kill

The man alleged to have shot dead 17 people in the Parkland Florida school massacre had heard demons ordering him to "burn, kill, destroy," police transcripts released Monday showed.

US deputy branded a 'coward' breaks silence, defends actions

US deputy branded a 'coward' breaks silence, defends actions

Scot Peterson, 54, broke his silence on Monday and defended his conduct during the shooting at Marjory Douglas Stoneman High School in Parkland, Florida, which left 14 students and three adult staff members dead.

Lenovo expects to turn a corner in smartphone business next year

Lenovo expects to turn a corner in smartphone business next year

Lenovo Group expects its loss-making smartphone business to turn a corner next fiscal year as it shifts towards higher-end devices and ramps up marketing in the US and China.

‘Fight’ puts new twist in US Olympic swimmers scandal

‘Fight’ puts new twist in US Olympic swimmers scandal

Reports emerged yesterday that Ryan Lochte and three other US Olympic swimmers claiming to have been mugged in Rio in fact got into a fight with an armed gas station security guard.

Khaleda gets bail in nine cases over riots

Khaleda gets bail in nine cases over riots

Embattled Bangladesh opposition leader Khaleda Zia was granted bail yesterday after she appeared in court on a string of new charges over a deadly transport blockade, a prosecutor said.

Gulf stocks firm on positive Q2 results; Egypt weakens

Gulf stocks firm on positive Q2 results; Egypt weakens

Qatar index up 0.7% to 10,681 points; Emaar supports Dubai after posting strong Q2 earnings; Dubai Investments slips on Q2 profit dip; Abu Dhabi’s Agthia falls after reporting results

LeBron, Irving help Cavaliers extend finals to Game Six

LeBron, Irving help Cavaliers extend finals to Game Six

LeBron James and Kyrie Irving unleashed two of the greatest do-or-die performances in NBA Finals history on Monday night, sustaining the Cleveland Cavaliers’ title dreams and denying Golden State a home championship celebration.

Oman's Sultan Qaboos home after 'good' health check in Germany

Oman's Sultan Qaboos home after 'good' health check in Germany

Oman's Sultan Qaboos returned on Tuesday from Germany after a successful medical checkup on his progress following lengthy treatment there in 2014 and 2015, a royal court statement said.