A man identified by police as Charley Robinet is seen in a February, 2000, booking photo released by the Ventura County Sheriff's Office in Ventura, California. Robinet, a homeless man whose fatal shooting by Los Angeles police outraged civil rights activists and fellow skid row residents, was a convicted bank robber who was released from federal prison last year, according to a law-enforcement source and records. A law-enforcement source confirmed as correct to Reuters the details of a Los Angeles Times report saying police had identified him as Charley Saturmin Robinet, a 39-year-old French national who had served time for a bank robbery conviction. (REUTERS/Ventura County Sheriff's Office/Handout via Reuters)

Authorities sought to deport slain homeless man

U.S. authorities had tried to deport a homeless man fatally shot by police this week in Los Angeles but had to release him after authorities in his native Cameroon failed to provide a travel document, a U.S. immigration official said on Wednesday.

The shadow of a Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) P3 Orion maritime search aircraft can be seen on low-level clouds as it flies over the southern Indian Ocean looking for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 in this March 31, 2014 file photo. (REUTERS/Rob Griffith/Pool/Files)

Alien abduction? MH370 theories keep coming

A year on from the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, an extraordinary amount of key data remains unknown - fuelling conspiracy theories and heated online debate about one of aviation's biggest mysteries.

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