••• Metro News Update - FOX NEWS - Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was jailed Friday after a federal judge revoked his $10 million bail based on new witness tampering charges brought by Special Counsel Robert Mueller.
Washington, D.C., Federal District Judge Amy Berman Jackson sent the onetime power player to jail pending trial moments after he pleaded not guilty to the charges, brought against him and his associate, Konstantin Kilimnik of Moscow. ••• FOX NEWS - An Australian comedian was killed while walking home from a gig on Tuesday night, sparking a national discussion regarding violence against women.
Eurydice Dixon, 22, was discovered dead at a soccer field in Melbourne on Wednesday, the BBC reported. She was walking home following a performance at a bar in the central part of the city when she was allegedly raped and murdered just a few hundred feet from her home. ••• FOX NEWS -A gay French couple in Russia for the World Cup was reportedly attacked as they exited a taxi on Thursday.
One person, identified only as O. Davrius, suffered a brain contusion, an open craniocerebral injury and an upper jaw fracture, according to Pink News. The pair were reportedly robbed as well. The couple was in St. Petersburg to cheer on the French national team, who play on Saturday against Australia, according to Out Sports. Ismet Gaidarov and Rasul Magomedov were identified as the alleged attackers and were arrested, Pink News reported. ◘◘◘ For all the latest news updates available, stay tuned to Metro News and affiliates.