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The Age
· Fainu's fight to clear name on course for District Court  
The NRL has suspended Fainu indefinitely under its ‘no fault’ stand-down policy after he was hit with multiple charges relating to the stabbing of a man at a Mormon church dance last October.
Liverpool Echo
· 'Drug dealer' rings 999 after McDonald's fake ketamine row  
The victim said they threatened to stab him, before robbing his car, iPhone 11, Tissot watch and £25 in cash.
Liverpool Echo
· BBC EastEnders fans have 'goosebumps' over heartbreaking knife scene  
In 2018, Kush's brother Shakil was stabbed to death by a gang in an episode shown in May of that year.
· Death in Paradise fans spot royal family member in Richard Poole murder investigation  
But the trip went disastrously wrong when the man was stabbed to death while being handcuffed to the detective.
Washington Post
· Donald Trump, the unbriefable president  
Brian Klaas: Once again, Trump accommodates Putin while stabbing allies in the back
The Independent
· Ex-head teacher admits to killing his wife and her lover on New Year’s Day  
An estranged husband has admitted murdering his wife and her lover, who were both found stabbed to death in Derbyshire on New Year’s Day.
The Guardian
· Two paramedics stabbed on callout in Wolverhampton  
Two paramedics have been taken to hospital after being stabbed during a callout one eyewitness described as being “like something off the TV”.
· Political arrests follow protests that killed 166 in Ethiopia  
Still other victims were stabbed with knives or bludgeoned with sticks, the doctor said.
The Diplomat
· America’s Hong Kong Approach Does More Harm Than Good  
In most Western media narratives, Hong Kong protesters were all peaceful, innocent, and self-controlled young citizens, despite the truth that a number of well-organized mobs brutally assaulted Hong Kong citizens who held different views, burned public facilities, and even stabbed Hong Kong police officers who were performing official duties.
The Independent
· Two paramedics stabbed at property in Wolverhampton  
Two paramedics have been stabbed at a property in Wolverhampton, police say.