Peeing Man Allegedly Punches Seniors

Police have arrested a man who allegedly punched two seniors in a park in downtown Langely, B.C.
RCMP say the couple — a 63-year-old man and the 64-year-old woman — approached the suspect after they saw him urinating in public.
That's when the suspect allegedly punched both the man and the woman. Const. Craig van Herk says the man may have been intoxicated at the time.
A 23-year-old suspect is in custody, but he has not yet been charged.

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Vietnam farmer jailed for military-style defense of land

HANOI (Reuters) - A fish farmer who became a cult hero in Vietnam after fighting off an illegal eviction with homemade guns and mines was jailed on Friday for five years for attempted murder in a case that has stirred public anger over state-backed land grabs. Doan Van Vuon, plus two of his brothers and one nephew, were given jail terms of between two and five years for injuring seven police and soldiers in northern Haiphong last January, state media reported.

Lockup recommended for man who sneaked into jails

NEW YORK (AP) — A man who repeatedly used phony credentials to gain entry into New York City's jails may get his wish to do more time.

Spain raises minimum age for marriage and sex

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain has raised the minimum age for marriage to 16 from what had been one of the lowest in the world at 14 as part of a wider reform to improve health and safety for children and adolescents. The reform, announced by Spanish Health Minister Ana Mato on Friday, also raises the age for consensual sex from what was the lowest in Europe at 13. The new age will be decided by Parliament. (Reporting By Paul Day; Writing by Tracy Rucinski)

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Rooftop beehives create buzz above French parliament PARIS (Reuters) - The roof of France's National Assembly is ready to buzz with activity after the arrival of three large bee hives this week as part of a project to promote pesticide-free honey. The bees are expected to be moved in once the weather warms up, should produce up to 150 kg of honey a year and help pollinate flowering plants around the capital at a time of worldwide decline in bee numbers. ...

Vietnam farmer jailed for military-style defense of land

HANOI (Reuters) - A fish farmer who became a cult hero in Vietnam after fighting off an illegal eviction with homemade guns and mines was jailed on Friday for five years for attempted murder in a case that has stirred public anger over state-backed land grabs.

Spain raises minimum age for marriage and sex

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain has raised the minimum age for marriage to 16 from what had been one of the lowest in the world at 14 as part of a wider reform to improve health and safety for children and adolescents.

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