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Danish Police Identify Torso as Missing Submarine Journalist

A photo of Swedish journalist Kim Wall who was aboard a submarine "UC3 Nautilus" before it sank. (TT News Agency/ Tom Wall Handout via Reuters)
A photo of Swedish journalist Kim Wall who was aboard a submarine "UC3 Nautilus" before it sank. (TT News Agency/ Tom Wall Handout via Reuters)

COPENHAGEN—Police on Wednesday identified a headless female torso washed ashore in Copenhagen as that of Swedish reporter Kim Wall, who they believe was killed by...




  • The Submarine UC3 Nautilus is lifted onto a block truck from the salvage ship Vina with the help of a container crane in Copenhagen's Harbor, on August 12, 2017. (JENS NOERGAARD LARSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

    Man Who Sunk Homemade Submarine Admits Burying Swedish Journalist at Sea

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  • A watermarked CCTV frame grab provided by Spanish newspaper El Pais shows a suspect walking through La Boqueria market seconds after a van crashed into pedestrians in Barcelona, Spain, Aug. 17, 2017. (Courtesy of El Pais via REUTERS)

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  • Rocio Cortes Nunez, 26, who had just given birth when she died in an elevator (Facebook)

    New Mother Killed in Freak Elevator Accident in Spain: Reports

    A 26-year-old mother who had just given birth died after an elevator malfunctioned in a freak accident in a Spanish hospital. The stretcher that was... Read more

  • This combination photo shows the suspected driver of the van that crashed into pedestrians in Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain, on Aug. 17, in this handout released by Spanish Ministry of Interior Aug. 21, 2017. (Spanish Interior Ministry/Handout via REUTERS)

    Police: Suspected Driver in Barcelona Rampage Shot Dead

    The man who drove a van down a pedestrian street in Barcelona on Aug. 17 that killed 13 people has reportedly been shot, police report. Catalonia police tweeted... Read more

  • A watermarked CCTV frame grab provided by Spanish newspaper El Pais shows a suspect walking through La Boqueria market seconds after a van crashed into pedestrians in Barcelona, Spain on August 17, 2017. (Courtesy of El Pais via REUTERS)

    Barcelona Van Attacker Stabbed Man to Death During Escape

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  • French police secure the area in the French port city of Marseille, France, August 21, 2017 where one person was killed and another injured after a car crashed into two bus shelters.   (REUTERS/Philippe Laurenson)

    Vehicle Ramming Kills 1 in Marseille: French Police

    MARSEILLE, France – At least one person was killed and another injured in Marseille on Monday when a van crashed into two bus shelters in... Read more

  • Four suspects of Barcelona attack

    Spanish Police Release Pictures of Barcelona Attack Suspect

    BARCELONA, Spain – Spanish police on Monday extended the search for the man who killed 13 people in Barcelona by ramming a van into crowds to all... Read more

  • Armed pro-Russian militants guard a check-point on which is placed a bust of Lenin in the village of Semenovka, near the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk, on May 22, 2014. Separatist rebels killed at least nine Ukrainian soldiers in the restive east on May 22, dealing a heavy blow to the beleaguered government just three days before a crunch presidential poll. AFP PHOTO/ VIKTOR DRACHEV        (Photo credit should read VIKTOR DRACHEV/AFP/Getty Images)

    Ukraine Removes 1,320 Vladimir Lenin Statues, 1,000 Soviet Monuments: Report

    Ukraine has removed all 1,320 statues of Vladimir Lenin, the first Soviet dictator, following a government campaign to remove its Soviet-era symbols. In every village,... Read more

  • People react at an impromptu memorial where a van crashed into pedestrians at Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain on August 20, 2017. (REUTERS/Susana Vera)

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    BARCELONA, Spain – Spanish police hunting for a suspect after the Barcelona van attack that killed 13 people said on Sunday they could not rule... Read more

  • His family launched a Facebook campaign in a bid to track down the boy (Facebook)

    UK Boy Julian Cadman Killed in Barcelona Terror Attack: Reports

    Days after a 7-year-old boy was reported missing following a terrorist attack in Barcelona, Spain, that killed 13, his family revealed Sunday that he died... Read more

  • Armed Catalan Mossos d'Esquadra officers patrol along La Barceloneta beach in Barcelona, Spain, August 19, 2017. (Reuters/Sergio Perez)

    Spain Says Cell Behind Catalan Attacks Dismantled, Police Seek Van Driver

    RIPOLL/BARCELONA, Spain – Police were on Saturday searching for the driver of a van that plowed into a crowd in Barcelona, killing 13 people, but... Read more

  • An armed police officer stands guard at the Turku Market Square in the Finnish city of Turku where several people were stabbed on August 18, 2017.
 (RONI LEHTI/AFP/Getty Images)

    Finnish Stabbings Treated as Terror, Suspect ‘Targeted Women’

    HELSINKI/TURKU, Finland  – Finnish police said on Saturday that an 18-year-old Moroccan man arrested after knife attacks that killed two people in the city of Turku appeared... Read more

  • La Rambla boulevard, Barcelona. (JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)

    CIA Warned of Barcelona Attack, Locals Demand Answers Over Lack of Barricades

    The terror attack in Barcelona has sparked discussion over why the city’s security chiefs rejected proposals for barricades in crowded areas like Las Ramblas, where... Read more

  • Spain's King Felipe and Queen Letizia talk to reporters at Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau after visiting people injured after a van crashed into pedestrians at Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain August 19, 2017. (Reuters/Sergio Perez)

    Spanish Police Searching for Van Driver in Barcelona Attack

    BARCELONA/RIPOLL, Spain—Spanish police were on Saturday searching for the driver of a van that plowed into a crowd in Barcelona, killing 13 people, in one... Read more

  • Storm Rips Through Austrian Beer Tent, Killing Two

    ZURICH—An intense storm ripped through a beer tent in northwestern Austria, killing two people and injuring at least 40 more, Austrian media reported late on... Read more

  • Candles at Turku Market Square for the victims of Friday's stabbings are pictured in Turku, Finland August 18, 2017.  (Lehtikuva/Vesa Moilanen via Reuters)

    Finnish Police Investigating Stabbing Spree as Terror Crime

    HELSINKI/TURKU, Finland—Finnish police are investigating Friday’s knife attacks that killed two and wounded eight in the city of Turku as terrorism-related crimes, they said on... Read more

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