The Malta Independent 20 June 2018, Wednesday


No motive, arrests in fatal shooting of rapper XXXTentacion

Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 08:19 Last update: about 21 hours ago Associated Press

Troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed Monday in Florida in what police called an apparent robbery attempt. Investigators don't have a motive, and no arrests have been made. The...

Italy's interior minister turns gaze to 'Roma question'

Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 07:46 Last update: about 21 hours ago Associated Press

Italy's hard-line interior minister, who recently sparked a multinational showdown by refusing entry to a Mediterranean Sea rescue boat packed with 630 migrants, is now taking aim at Italy's minority...

Sea convoy reaches Spain as migration debate roils Europe

Monday, 18 June 2018, 07:34 Last update: about 1 day ago

An aid group's ship and two Italian military vessels docked Sunday at the Spanish port of Valencia, ending a weeklong ordeal for hundreds of people who were rescued from the Mediterranean Sea only to...

Gunfire erupts at New Jersey arts festival; 22 wounded

Sunday, 17 June 2018, 19:44 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Two gunmen opened fire at an all-night arts and music festival early Sunday morning, sending people running over each other in the scramble to safety, authorities said. One suspect was killed and 22...

Watch: Taxi hits pedestrians near Moscow's Red Square, injuring 8

Sunday, 17 June 2018, 08:49 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Eight people, including two from Mexico, were injured Saturday when a taxi crashed into pedestrians on a sidewalk near Red Square in Moscow. Russian police said the driver in the crash has been...

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