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Austin bomber named as Mark Anthony Conditt, 24

The Austin bomber has today been identified as Mark Anthony Conditt. The 24-year-old was killed close to a hotel where he was tracked to by police in the Texas city. Photos on Conditt’s mother Danene’s Facebook account show an unassuming young man who was homeschooled. Writing in 2013, Danene said: ‘I officially graduated Mark from High School on Friday. ‘1 down, […]

Child who was abducted in 1999 ‘scrawls note on dollar bill to say she is still alive’

Child who was abducted in 1999 ‘scrawls note on dollar bill to say she is still alive’

Police are investigating claims that an 11 year-old girl abducted in 1999 scrawled a note on a dollar bill to say she is still alive. The note, discovered in Neenah, Wis., this week read: ‘My name is Mikel Biggs kidnapped From Mesa AZ I’m Alive.’ It was scrawled in the margins of the bill and has sparked hope Mikell Biggs […]

Alexis Sanchez admits to struggling in his early stages at Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez admits to struggling in his early stages at Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez admits he has been disappointed with his performances for Manchester United and has found it difficult to adjust since leaving Arsenal. The 29-year-old has struggled to make an impact under Jose Mourinho after he made the move to Old Trafford in a swap deal involving Henrikh Mkhitaryan during the January transfer window. Sanchez has scored just once in […]

Arsenal launch £44m bid for Lyon star Nabil Fekir as Arsene Wenger targets ‘legacy’ signing

Arsenal launch £44m bid for Lyon star Nabil Fekir as Arsene Wenger targets ‘legacy’ signing

have made their move to sign Lyon captain Nabil Fekir after the Frenchman’s agent opened the door to a summer transfer, according to reports. The 24-year-old’s agent conceded that Fekir wants to play for ‘a top 10 club in Europe’, while is a long-time fan of a player who has scored 16 goals in Ligue 1 this season. And now […]

‘Rape victim’ messaged friends saying she may have ‘twisted’ her story

A woman who claims she was raped by a man after sharing a taxi home with him messaged friends to say she was worried she may have ‘twisted’ her story. Edward Gabbai, 30, who has a doctorate from Cambridge University, allegedly carried out sex attacks on three women after telling one he was ‘into rape fantasies’. Gabbai is accused of […]