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Islamic State forced to communicate on the ‘dark web’

JOHANNESBURG – The United Nations (UN) has warned that the Islamic State (IS) is on the defensive militarily in several regions, including Africa, and resorting to covert communications. The extremists are adapting to military pressure by using “dark web” communications, the top United Nations political affairs official warned on Tuesday. “Although its income and the […]

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US mother to enter plea deal after child beaten to death over missing slice of cake

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Prosecutors say they expect to strike a plea deal with a Maryland woman whose 9-year-old son was fatally beaten over a missing piece of birthday cake. Washington County Assistant State’s Attorney Gina Cirincion (seh-RIN’-see-ohn) says she anticipates that 27-year-old Oriana Garcia will plead guilty Wednesday to first-degree child abuse resulting in […]