Thursday, 20 June 2019  
Kenyan court convicts three for aiding deadly Islamist attack on university


A Kenyan court on Wednesday convicted three people of terrorism-related offences for helping Somali Islamist militants carry out a 2015 attack on a university that killed 148 people, most of them students.

Anti-riot police step back from Honduras protests, fueling demonstrations


Members of a Honduran riot police that have dealt with weeks of protests stood down in Tegucigalpa on Wednesday, allowing adversaries of President Juan Orlando Hernandez to block streets and cause traffic chaos in the city. 

�China's Xi arrives in North Korea: Chinese state media
�Trump says he will meet Putin at G20 summit next week
�China's Xi leaves for first state visit to North Korea
�Russians, Ukrainian to face murder charges over downing of Flight MH17
�Brazil's Bolsonaro hands indigenous land decisions back to farm sector
�Islamic State says it killed 12 Nigerian soldiers in Borno state attack: statement
�NZ launches gun 'buy-back' scheme for weapons banned after Christchurch mosque attacks
�Rights groups question Mexican migration crackdown after woman's death
Group that helped Ocasio-Cortez backs school principal's primary challenge to top House Dem


A middle school principal in New York who's launching a bid to unseat a powerful House Democrat is finding help from the same group that helped Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez win her long-shot bid in the 2018 midterm elections.

Plane used as Air Force One will be in DC's Fourth of July celebratory flyover


The plane used as Air Force One will fly above the National Mall on the Fourth of July as a part of a military flyover during the day's festivities, which will include a speech from President Donald Trump.

�Is KAG the new MAGA?
�Fact check: Trump's Orlando rally featured more than 15 false claims over 76 minutes
�5 ways to fight wealth inequality, according to economists
�Hundreds storm Phoenix council meeting in response to police actions
�A 10-year-old girl just climbed one of the most challenging peaks in the world
�New York moves to ban 'gay panic and trans panic' defense, joining five other states
�Pennsylvania woman bitten by venomous copperhead snake while doing laundry
ďż˝'It's so sick!' Urn with man's cremains stolen, loved ones plead for its return
Twitter to Test Drive Double-Wide Tweets


Twitter has announced a limited test to double the maximum tweet size to 280 characters. Twitter has been struggling to boost user engagement, and its tweet character limitation has been the subject of a longstanding debate among customers and company insiders. One reason for the possible change is to correct for the information imbalance between Asian and western language characters.

�LG Unveils V30 Flagship With Super Camera, Sound Features
�Bodhi Linux With Moksha Is Truly Enlightening
�Pixelmator Pro Whirlwind Appears on the Horizon
�Next US Elections: Open Source vs. Commercial Software?
�Global Cyberattack on Energy Sector Stokes Deep Fears

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