Day: December 13, 2020

Gunman shot dead by police after shooting outside Christmas concert in New York

December 13, 2020

A man was shot dead by police after an incident involving a gun at the end of a Christmas choral concert on the steps of a Manhattan cathedral in New York. It is unclear if the gunman injured any churchgoers at this time but was reported to have fired shots in the air and aimed […]

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Murder probe launched after triple stabbing in Harrow town centre

December 13, 2020

A man has been stabbed to death murder and two young men were injured in a knife fight in Harrow town centre. Police rushed to the scene on Station Road and the road has been closed by the police in both directions outside the Debenhams store at around 7.15pm  Sunday night. A man, believed to […]

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Espionage writer John Le Carre dies aged 89 after short illness

December 13, 2020

T he writer David Cornwell, who was better known by his pen name John Le Carre, has died aged 89, the literary agency Curtis Brown has announced. The Spy Who Came In From The Cold and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy author, died on on Saturday evening after a short illness, Curtis Brown said. His death […]

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Royal Borough of Greenwich schools to close from Monday as Covid-19 cases rise

December 13, 2020

S chools in the London borough of Greenwich will close tomorrow and switch to remote learning after an “exponential growth” in Covid-19 cases. The South East London borough has around 225 cases per 100,000 people – above the national average. In the first week of December, cases shot up from 151.4 per 100,000 rising 48.6 […]

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Mother’s heartfelt tribute to ‘kind and caring’ son stabbed to death

December 13, 2020

A grieving mother has paid tribute to her “kind and caring” son who was stabbed to death and calls on the community to help bring his killer to justice. Christopher Allbury-Burridge, 33, was knifed in the chest at his home in Kingsley, Northampton shortly after 2.10am on Friday, December 10. A post-mortem-investigation carried out by […]

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