A colleague at her employer, the private TV station TVN, confirmed Marinova's death to RFE/RL, but declined to say anything more pending an official statement from the station.
Local media focused on Marinova's recent TV interview with Bulgarian journalists Attila Biro and Dimitar Stoyanov who were investigating alleged large-scale fraud by companies involved in EU-funded infrastructure projects.
In Ruse, manytold AFP they had known Marinova personally as she had been active with charities in the town on the Danube. Prosecutors said she had been raped, then beaten and suffocated.
Interior Minister Mladen Marinov was later quoted by news agency Focus as saying that Marinova had been sexually assaulted.
"The best criminologists have been sent to Ruse - let's not hurry them", Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said. They were arrested in September south of Sofia during an investigation into the destruction of documents connected to suspected fraud involving European Union funds.
Prosecutor General Sotir Tsatsarov concurred.
The killings were part of a wider trend, according to Dimitrios Papadimoulis, a left-wing Greek MEP, who said "corruption is threatening democracy" in Europe.
A journalists' group has called for an investigation into the "brutal" slaying of a Bulgarian television reporter and presenter, but warned against speculating about the motive for her killing.
Google plans to shut down its social network and announce new privacy measures in response to the incident, the paper said . USA lawmakers are concerned that the big tech companies have come under scrutiny for a variety of reasons in recent years.
Melania Trump wore slacks and a tie as she stepped off the plane in Cairo, where she proceeded to the presidential palace. While speaking to press in Egypt, Melania Trump said she wishes people would "focus on what I do, not what I wear".
The new 9th Gen Intel Core desktop processors will be made available in the market starting from 19 October onwards globally. The Core i5 versions are six-core designs while the i7 and i9 jump to eight cores.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched into orbit but not before lighting up the night sky and creating a spectacular show. If the mission goes according to plan, Sunday night will mark SpaceX's first landing of this sort on the West Coast.
Price and Tanaka are ideal examples as well and that was on full display in Game 2 on Saturday. "We can't wait", Judge said. Asked about what he's learned about facing the Red Sox so many times, Severino wouldn't provide much information.
Just as Amazon's newest Echo Show comes out, Facebook enters the smart display space with two devices of its own. The Portal is primarily a device for making video calls with your friends on Facebook and Messenger.
Just one month after the chaos of Hurricane Florence , Michael will soon batter the region with devastating winds . We'll find out later this week how severe this storm shall be, but for now, it's time to batten down those hatches.
He added when he walked outside he saw thick black smoke billowing so he hopped in his auto to take a closer look. Flame and smoke erupts from the Irving Oil refinery in Saint John, N.B., on Monday, September 8, 2018.
Many economists have since endorsed the concept of taxing carbon and using this financial lever to influence societal behavior. Protecting the environment has become a major concern across the globe as more people are talking about climate change.
New Facebook message hoax spreading
Riff Goes O'er The Cliff! An investigation into how the breach occurred is still ongoing, Facebook said in a release . If you think you're a victim of cloning, you should check and see if there is a duplicate of your account.
Brett Kavanaugh confirmed to US Supreme Court
It has been speculated that the court will vote in favour of Brett Kavanaugh which will take place Saturday at 3.30pm local time. The addition of Kavanaugh stands to reshape drastically the jurisprudence of many, if not all, of those issues.
Senate near Kavanaugh approval after epic struggle
In a second tweet, she cautioned that she was "not making any announcements" but was "deeply disappointed" in Collins' vote. Manchin is the only vulnerable Senate Democrat seeking re-election this year who supported Trump's Supreme Court nominee.
Hope Hicks tapped to head communications for New Fox
Hicks assumes the position as the new Fox takes shape in the aftermath of the selling of most of 21st Century Fox to Disney. Hicks, one of Trump's longest-serving and most trusted aides, resigned from her White House job earlier this year.