Republicans call on Greg Gianforte to 'apologise' for assaulting reporter

Republicans call on Greg Gianforte to 'apologise' for assaulting reporter

Missoula, Montana: Greg Gianforte, the Montana Republican charged with body-slamming a reporter on the eve of the state’s special congressional election, has won a US House seat. The tech millionaire won the statewide contest for Montana’s only House seat over Democrat Rob Quist, a political novice and musician. Play VideoDon’t Play Manchester United hold one minute’s silence Play VideoDon’t Play Previous slideNext slide Trump calls for multiple ejections during … Trump calls for multiple ejections during rally Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump calls for the removal of hecklers from his…

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Mapping a new frontier

Mapping a new frontier

Image copyrightShare Lab Image caption Vladan Joler says that all Facebook users are effectively working on behalf of the companyFacebook’s collection of data makes it one of the most influential organisations in the world. Share Lab wanted to look “under the bonnet” at the tech giant’s algorithms and connections to better understand the social structure and power relations within the company. A couple of years ago, Vladan Joler and his brainy friends in Belgrade began investigating the inner workings of one of the world’s most powerful corporations. The team, which…

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Residents flee Marawi as insurgents battle Philippines troops, raise IS flag

Residents flee Marawi as insurgents battle Philippines troops, raise IS flag

Updated May 25, 2017 23:39:22 Photo: Residents flee fighting between government militants in Marawi. (AP: Bullit Marquez) Thousands of residents have fled the southern Philippine city of Marawi as government troops exchanged gunfire with Islamist insurgents. Army tanks packed with soldiers rolled into Marawi on Thursday in an effort to repel Islamist insurgents linked to Islamic State (IS), who had torched buildings, seized more than a dozen Catholic hostages and raised the black flag of IS. Key points: Militants seized more than a dozen hostages and raised ISIS flag Duterte…

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Manchester bomber visited Libya weeks before attack

Manchester bomber visited Libya weeks before attack

A sixth man was arrested late Wednesday in connection with the bombing. A woman arrested earlier in Blackley has been released without charge. The brother of the Manchester bomber was arrested in Libya. A friend of the attacker’s family says Abedi went to Libya after getting into trouble in UK. Manchester United win the Europa League on emotional night two days after bombing New details about Abedi emerged Wednesday — including alleged links to terror groups, his troubles in Manchester after the death of a friend, his travel to Libya…

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