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#BREAKING: Reports: ‘ A Beautiful Mind actor John Nash’s & wife killed in car accident ‘ 

#AceBreakingNews – USA:May.24: John Nash, the Nobel Prize-winning mathematician whose life story inspired the movie “A Beautiful Mind,” and his wife, Alicia Nash, were killed Saturday in a car crash on the New Jersey Turnpike, The Huffington Post and NJ.com reported, citing New Jersey State Police officials USA today reports.

Nash was 86. The Nashes were in a taxi when the driver lost control and crashed into a guard rail, police said.

Nash won the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 1994.

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#BREAKING UPDATE: ‘ Islamic State Slaughtered 400 people under pretext of non-co-operation with government ‘

#AceBreakingNews – Featured Update:May.24: We earlier reported about a situation evolving in Syria. This is the update to those events:

Islamic State militants have killed at least 400 people in Syria’s ancient city of Palmyra, mostly women and children, Syrian state television said Sunday, citing residents.

According to Reuters, opposition activists on social media claimed that hundreds of bodies were in the streets of the city.

"The terrorists have killed more than 400 people.. and mutilated their bodies, under the pretext that they cooperated with the government and did not follow orders," a Palmyra resident told Syria’s state news agency.

State employees were among hundreds killed in the massacre. Among them was the head of of nursing department at the hospital and all her family.

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UKRAINE: ‘ Commander of Prizak (Ghost Brigade) killed with seven troops when their vehicle was attacked ‘

#AceNewsReport – Ukraine(Lugansk):May.24: A commander of the ‘Prizrak’ (Ghost) brigade from Lugansk Region, Aleksey Mozgovoy, has been killed along with seven other self-defence troops after their vehicle came under attack, said Sergey Gorenko, Deputy Prosecutor General in the People’s Republic of Lugansk.

On May 23 at 17:30 an attempt was made on the life of Ghost Brigade Commander Alexei Borisovich Mozgovoi. After the explosion of a mine, the car carrying the Brigade Commander was shot by two PKs and one or two RPKs [machine guns].

Commanders Alexei Mozgovoi and Alexey Markov at the Donbass
International Forum in Alchevsk, May 8, 2015.

The incident happened at about 3:00pm local time near the town of Alchevsk, about 40 km from Lugansk.

According to preliminary information, the vehicle was blown up with explosives and then hit by machine-gun fire.
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#BREAKING UPDATE: ‘ Man sought after three found dead in Didcot ‘

#AceBreakingNews – Featured Update:May.24: Earlier l reported on this case and this is the latest update so far:

Police have released the name of a man wanted in connection with the deaths of a man, a woman and a girl, found at a house in Oxfordshire.

Thames Valley Police are looking for Jed Allen, 21, thought to be a relative of the victims found in Didcot on Saturday.

Man sought after three found dead in Didcot_83198164_83196178.jpgPolice probing the deaths of a man, a woman and a girl, six, in Oxfordshire appeal for help in finding a man called Jed Allen.


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SCOTLAND: ‘ Fire at Broadford Works, Aberdeen, ‘suspicious’

#AceNewsReport – Scotland(Aberdeen):May.24:
A large fire which broke out at a disused factory near Aberdeen city centre is being treated as suspicious by police.

Firefighters were called out to the Broadford Works industrial site on Hutcheon Street at about 18:10 on Saturday.

More than 40 firefighters were at the scene at the height of the fire. No-one was hurt.

Police said they were following a positive line of inquiry.
Fire at Broadford Works, Aberdeen, ‘suspicious’_83195763_image2.jpgA large fire which broke out at a disused factory near Aberdeen city centre is being treated as suspicious by police.


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#BREAKING: ‘ Didier Drogba leaves Chelsea for second time ‘

#AceBreakingNews – Britain:May.24: Chelsea striker Didier Drogba is leaving the club for a second time.

The 37-year-old first signed for the club in 2004 and has scored 104 goals in 253 league appearances.

“I want to play for at least one more season and in order to play more football I feel I need to go to another club,” he told Chelsea’s website.

Drogba scored a late equaliser and the decisive spot-kick in the penalty shoot-out against Bayern Munich in the 2012 Champions League final.

More to follow.

Didier Drogba leaves Chelsea for second time_82601512_breakingnews.jpgDidier Drogba leaves Chelsea for the second time and says he has one more season before retirement.


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BRITAIN: ‘ Labour to back EU referendum bill, says Harman ‘

#AceNewsReport – Britain:May.24: Acting leader Harriet Harman has said Labour will now support plans for an EU referendum by the end of 2017.

Ms Harman told the Sunday Times the change in position came after they “reflected on the conversations we had on doorsteps” during the election.

The PM has pledged to renegotiate a “better deal” for the UK and hold an “in/out” referendum by the end of 2017.

Ms Harman told the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show the party would still campaign for the UK to stay in the EU.

She said: “Whether we are in the European Union or not is a huge, important, constitutional, political, economic decision.

The Conservatives were bringing forward a bill to allow the referendum to happen, said Ms Harman, and Labour “wouldn’t succeed” in stopping it.

‘Big questions’

She added: “There just does not seem to be the public appetite for us to man the barricades against a referendum that appears inevitably going to happen. We will vote for the bill and then get into the big questions for and against Europe.”

Labour’s decision to support the referendum bill, which is expected to be in Wednesday’s Queen’s Speech, means it should be able

Labour to back EU referendum bill, says Harman_83194865_83194864.jpgActing leader Harriet Harman says Labour has dropped its opposition to an “in/out” vote on the UK’s EU membership, and will now back the government’s referendum bill.


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