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June 19, 2017

Otto Warmbier, recently freed from North Korea, dead at 22

Change text size for the story “Unfortunately, the awful, torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other outcome was possible beyond the sad one we experienced today,” his parents said. North Korea releases U.S. student Otto Warmbier whose parents say is in …

Maldives to charge 7 people in blogger’s death

Rasheed’s family has said they don’t trust the government and called for an international investigation into his death. He also spoke out on issues such as health, migrant workers’ rights and policing, and was seeking justice for his friend, journalist Ahmed Rilwan, who has been missing for nearly three years …

79 now believed to have died in London high-rise fire

He said it had been “incredibly emotional working in there … On Saturday, I went in myself and went to the top floor.” Cundy said that authorities were continuing to investigate whether any crimes had been committed in the fire. building regulations. Two British officials said Sunday that new exterior …

Deck collapses at Montana lodge during memorial event

Dillon says many of her friends and relatives were taken away in ambulances. Leslie Dillon tells the Daily Inter Lake that she was on the deck when it collapsed and that she walked away with bruising. About 50 people were gathered to remember William Nickel, a longtime Flathead Valley firefighter …

1 arrested after vehicle strikes pedestrians in London

Transportation officials said roads in the area were being closed. No other details were immediately available. Video shows the scene where officers are responding to reports of a vehicle collision with pedestrians in London https://t.co/0E4gnsfOgf pic.twitter.com/p18kNtrCkd One person has been arrested. LONDON — A vehicle struck pedestrians on a north …