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The first aid delivery has arrived in Tonga, five days after a violent volcano eruption triggered a tsunami and covered the island in ash. 🔗:
The 19-year-old pilot Zara Rutherford has touched down in Belgium to become the youngest woman to fly solo around the world. She dedicated her feat to all young women trying to succeed in male-dominated sectors like aviation. Full story:
A man in Tonga survived 27 hours at sea after being swept away by the tsunami last week, swimming 5 miles to reach another island. Lisala Folau says he cannot walk properly due to a disability and grabbed on to a tree trunk with his niece, whose whereabouts are not yet known.
Ghislaine Maxwell has formally requested a new trial, less than a month after her conviction on sex trafficking charges. Maxwell's lawyers raised concerns about media interviews in which a juror said he had been sexually abused as a child.
Among other things, this is a really extraordinary story about the political economy of policing. No violent crime to speak of, but the specter of such justifies expansion of police budget and powers at the steep expense of residents