Paedophile who ordered child abuse abroad jailed

He used online accounts and the dark web to order, pay for and watch the graphic abuse of children in the Philippines. One victim was a girl thought to be as young as three years old. The parents of the children were paid to carry out abuse of their own children on webcams. ‘Veneer of respectability’ On one occasion he asked for and watched the simultaneous abuse of one woman’s three daughters who were aged eight, seven and five. Mr Recorder Philpotts said the former Royal Navy chief petty officer had “a veneer of respectability that masked (his) depravity”. After Kay was arrested, police examined a number of computer devices and found chat logs of him arranging the abuse with …

Rouhani says Iran’s response to bilateral talks will always be ‘negative’

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. (Iranian Presidency Office via AP) “If America lifts all of its sanctions — I believe it does not matter whether it returns to the [nuclear deal]; what is important is the sanctions — there still is a chance for America to attend meetings of the P5+1 like in the past,” Rouhani said. “But this will only be possible provided that it lifts all sanctions.” In 2015, the P5+1 — the U.S., the U.K., China, France and Russia, plus Germany — penned a nuclear pact with Iran and the European Union. President Trump announced last year that the United States was leaving the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, which he called “the worst deal ever” for America, maintaining that Iran was …

Mass Shootings Are ‘Just Getting Worse’ As FBI Fights To Keep Up

Law enforcement agencies are grappling with the sheer number of active shooter investigations on their plates, FBI special agent in charge Christopher Combs said after a shooter “If you look at the numbers, we’re looking at an active shooter every other week in this country,” Combs said, The frequency of such attacks is wearing on investigators and government officials. Investigators are getting at least some help from the public. The FBI reported a spike in tips after an alleged white nationalist fatally shot 22 people in El Paso on Aug. 3, and authorities have since arrested Meanwhile, however, Texas is making it easier to access guns, despite having been home to WQAD reports. he oversaw and defended the relaxed gun restrictions. …

The Group Raising An NRA-Style Army Of Environmental Super Voters Is Expanding

A year before the 2018 elections, Nathaniel Stinnett climate crisis ― they just need to be persuaded to turn out on Election Day. The group raised about $475,000 in 2017. Last year, it hauled in over $1.5 million. Billionaire Jeremy Grantham, the British financier who’s Grist reported last year. But about 2,000 donors gave $100 or less each over the past year, Stinnett said.  multitrillion-dollar to slash planet-heating emissions and drinking water infrastructure.  surveyfound RELATED COVERAGE Jay Inslee Actually Knows Why He’s Running For President Download Join HuffPost Plus Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

Orlando man who lost 25 percent of skin to flesh-eating bacteria has died

According to his obituary, David Ireland, 50, of Orlando, died this past Thursday. The navy veteran and father of two young girls started having flu-like symptoms, including aches and fever, on August 16, his wife, Jody Ireland, told Fox News. (David Ireland family) “It was unexpected,” she told Fox News. “He was fine one minute and sick the next.” After Ireland, a father of two girls ages seven and five, was admitted to the hospital, doctors had to remove over 25 percent of the skin from his body, and his kidneys failed, his wife said. Jody said her husband was diagnosed with necrotizing fasciitis, a rare bacterial infection that could spread quickly in the body and could turn deadly, according to the Centers for …

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell Retracts Unverified Trump Finances Report

Lawrence O’Donnell said that he was wrong to read a story about President “I did not go through the rigorous verification and standards process here at MSNBC before repeating what I heard from my source,” he said at the start of his show. He said if he had gone through the process, he wouldn’t have been permitted to report it.  “We don’t know whether the information is inaccurate,” he said. “But the fact is, we do know it wasn’t ready for broadcast, and for that I apologize.” teased on Twitter too. He stressed the story had not been confirmed by NBC News, was based on a single anonymous source and still needed to be verified to determine if it was …

Marlon Brando Confronted Michael Jackson About Child Abuse Allegations

On what would have been his 61st birthday, it’s being reported that the King of Pop was once confronted by his friend Marlon Brando over the child abuse allegations against him — and Jackson broke down in tears. Telephone Stories: The Trials of Michael Jackson touts in a press release that it obtained the sworn account Brando gave to Los Angeles Deputy District Attorneys on March 14, 1994. In it, Brando reportedly told authorities, “I think it’s pretty reasonable to conclude that [Jackson] may have had something to do with kids.” He also relayed “impressions and concerns” he had discussed with his son, Miko C.Brando, who worked as a security guard for Jackson. Weis, now a judge, confirmed the interview with …

Employees tied up in massive New York Diamond District heist

The crooks coolly posed as customers at Avianne and Co. in the heart of the Diamond District in New York City. After restraining the workers with zip ties, the robbers raided the safe and display cases, dumping nearly all of the sparklers into at least one duffle bag before high-tailing it out onto surveillance-camera-lined West 47th Street, according to authorities. Investigators quickly recovered images of the crew they’ll use in the hunt, police sources said. The exact take of the daring broad-daylight heist wasn’t immediately clear, in part because the owners were at first kept out of the store while detectives meticulously scoured it for evidence, sources added. ‘BAGEL BOSS’ CUFFED, TAKEN FOR EVALUATION: REPORT Avianne and Co. bills itself …

Prince Andrew denies knowledge of Jeffrey Epstein’s crimes during ‘limited time’ spent together

Britain’s Prince Andrew, the Duke of York leaves Crathie Kirk, after a Sunday morning church service, in Crathie, Scotland, Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019. (Jane Barlow/PA via AP) PRINCE ANDREW’S LINK TO JEFFREY EPSTEIN DRAWS NEW SCRUTINY AFTER SUICIDE, DOCUMENT DUMP “At no stage during the limited time I spent with him did I see, witness or suspect any behavior of the sort that subsequently led to his arrest and conviction,” Andrew said in a statement. Epstein avoided federal charges after pleading guilty in 2008 to in Florida to soliciting prostitution from a minor. He served nights in prison over a 13-month period as part of the sweetheart deal. Andrew said it was a “mistake and an error” to see Epstein …