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Charging cows in England trample man to death in second such attack in 10 days

Facebook/Northumbria PoliceBy JON HAWORTH, ABC News(LONDON) — A 72-year-old man in England has been killed by a herd of charging cows making him the second such victim to die in this way in just a 10-day period in the country.The incident occurred at approximately 11:45 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 11, when Northumbria Police received a…read more »

Prince William and Kate share two new photographs with their children

Henry Nicholls – WPA Pool/Getty ImagesBy JOEL LYONS, ABC News(LONDON) — Two new photos of Prince William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, with their children have been released by Kensington Palace.Princes George and Louis and Princess Charlotte surround William and Kate in one image that also includes broadcaster David Attenborough, who, according…read more »

2 stabbed near former Charlie Hebdo headquarters, terror investigation opens

Kiran Ridley/Getty ImagesBy IBTISSEM GUENFOUD, ANGUS HINES, and MAGGIE RULLI, ABC News(PARIS) — France’s counterterror police opened an investigation after a stabbing attack left two wounded in front of the former offices of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.The offices underwent a terror attack in January 2015 that killed 12 people, including eight journalists from Charlie…read more »

As coronavirus cases explode, India struggles to flatten the curve

Kalpit Bhachech/iStockBy SREYA BANERJEE, ABC News(NEW YORK) — With the windows of his ambulance rolled down and the siren blaring, Mohsin Khan, 41, told his attendant why he drives ambulances.”I lost my mother because no ambulance came on time to attend to her,” he said. “The helplessness I felt, I don’t wish that on my…read more »

Princess Eugenie, husband Jack Brooksbank expecting first child

Pool/Max Mumby/Getty ImagesBy ZOE MAGEE, ABC News (LONDON) — Another royal baby is on the way.Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank are expecting their first child, Buckingham Palace announced Friday morning.“Her Royal Highness Princess Eugenie and Mr Jack Brooksbank are very pleased to announce that they are expecting a baby in early 2021,” the…read more »

Deal to compensate 1998 embassy bombings, lift sanctions on Sudan unravels

pawel.gaul/iStockBy CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — A bipartisan deal in Congress to compensate victims of the 1998 U.S. embassy bombings and assist Sudan in its fragile transition to democracy has fallen apart at the last minute.The breakdown risks those victims and their families not receiving any compensation after decades of litigation or Sudan remaining on…read more »

North Korea issues rare apology after killing South Korean official at sea

Oleksii Liskonih/iStockBy JOOHEE CHO, ABC News(SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea sent an apology letter to South Korea’s presidential office on Friday explaining what happened in their waters when North Korean troops shot and killed a South Korean official who drifted into their waters earlier this week.The letter from North’s Central Committee’s United Front Department…read more »

Diminishing Arctic sea ice increases concerns about impact of climate change

pranodhm/iStockBy STEPHANIE EBBS, GINGER ZEE, LINDSEY GRISWOLD and JON SCHLOSBERG, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Arctic sea ice has melted to the second-lowest level in 42 years, according to the National Snow and Ice Data Center, a trend experts say shows how climate change is impacting the vulnerable ecosystem and the people who rely on the…read more »