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Hijacker shot dead after taking 37 people hostage on a bus in Brazil

A man who took a bus and 37 people hostage on a bridge in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro was shot dead on Tuesday by a police sniper, according to authorities....

Hijacker shot dead after taking 37 people hostage on a bus in Brazil

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Hijacker shot dead after taking 37 hostage A man who took a bus and its 37 passengers hostage on a bridge in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro was shot dead on Tuesday by a police sniper, according to authorities....
13:00, 08/21/2019

Brazil Bus Hijacker, Armed With Toy Gun, Shot Dead By Police A hijacker armed with what turned out to be a toy gun was shot dead by police in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday after he held a busload of passengers hostage for several hours on a major bridge in......
18:01, 08/20/2019

| WATCH | Scene where Brazil bus hijacker shot by police Brazil police block a Rio de Janeiro highway near the site of where a gunman was shot by authorities after holding at least 16 bus passengers hostage....
16:34, 08/21/2019

Police shoot dead Brazil bus hijacker after hourslong standoff Police fatally shot a man holding dozens hostage on a bus following a four hour-long standoff. The individual had reportedly been carrying a plastic gun, a Taser and gasoline and threatened to set the vehicle on fire....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Switzerland: 3 dead after hostage-taking at Zurich apartment BERLIN (AP) — Swiss police say an armed man took two women hostage at an apartment in Zurich and all three died after shots were heard. Police in Switzerland’s biggest city said the 60-year-old Swiss man took the women hostage early Friday. The...
13:51, 05/31/2019

Waiter shot dead for taking too long to make customer’s sandwich A waiter in France was reportedly gunned down at a pizzeria near Paris after taking too long to bring a customer a sandwich. Witnesses and restaurant workers said the fatal incident occurred Friday night when a customer became enraged because “...
01:17, 08/19/2019

5 people shot dead in one bloody New York night Five people were fatally shot in a 24-hour period throughout Brooklyn and Queens — and the gunmen in each case are still at large, police said Wednesday. The bloodshed began early Tuesday, when 18-year-old Angel Nixon was fatally shot in the he...
20:34, 08/21/2019

Croatia: 6 people shot dead in Zagreb house Local media have described the killings of three women, two men and a 10-year-old child as an act of jealousy. Only a 7-month-old baby was left alive and uninjured in the house....
11:17, 08/02/2019

People Ignored Rules To Take Selfies With Bear. Officials Shot Him Dead The young black bear was starting to grow comfortable around his new human friends. The 100-pound male, believed to be around 2 or 3 years old, knew he could often find trail mix, sunflower seeds and......
19:34, 06/19/2019

Four people shot dead, two wounded in Los Angeles shooting spree Four people were shot dead and two wounded on Thursday in a shooting spree that spread across four three Los Angeles neighborhoods and touched off a 12-hour manhunt before police tackled and arrested an armed suspect....
14:00, 07/26/2019

Rio de Janeiro bus hijack: Gunman shot dead after holding dozens of hostages and threatening to set vehicle alight on bridge in Brazil A man, who was holding dozens of people hostage on a bus in Rio de Janeiro and threatening to set the vehicle on fire, has been shot dead by Brazilian police forces....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Trump deal with Mexico a win for 'hostage-taking': former WTO chief The migration deal imposed on Mexico this week by U.S. President Donald Trump under the threat of punitive tariffs was a victory for "hostage-taking" over international rules, a former head of the World Trade Organization (WTO) said on Saturday....
21:34, 06/08/2019

Trump's Mexico deal is victory for 'hostage-taking', ex-WTO head says Pascal Lamy said Trump’s actions went against the spirit of diplomacy after Mexico agreed to expand asylum programThe immigration deal imposed on Mexico by Donald Trump under the threat of punitive tariffs is a victory for “hostage-taking” over inter...
22:00, 06/08/2019

Man armed with gun, knife, gasoline can takes bus hostage in Brazil A man armed with a gun, knife and a can of gasoline took at least 37 people hostage on a public bus in Brazil before being fatally shot by police.        ...
04:34, 08/21/2019

Brazil police 'neutralize' armed man holding dozens hostage on bus in Rio de Janeiro A Brazilian police sniper “neutralized” an armed man who held dozens of people hostage on a public bus in Rio de Janeiro after a four-hour standoff, officials said....
16:00, 08/20/2019

Brazil police sniper kills armed man holding dozens hostage on bus in Rio de Janeiro A Brazilian police sniper fatally shot an armed man who held dozens of people hostage on a public bus in Rio de Janeiro after a four-hour standoff, officials said....
20:00, 08/20/2019

Brazil Police End Hostage Situation, Shoot Man Who Hijacked Bus Carrying 37 Passengers in Rio de Janeiro (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Brandishing a fake gun, a man on Tuesday took dozens of hostages on a bus in Brazil and threatened to set the vehicle on fire with gasoline before police shot him dead in a four-hour standoff broadcast live on television. All...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Two dead as man fires on police in Arkansas hostage standoff Two people were found dead on Tuesday at an Arkansas home where a man was barricaded inside and firing shots at police officers, a report said. The two victims were discovered lying on the front lawn of the home in Helena, Ark., while the shooting su...
05:17, 08/28/2019

12 Dead In Shooting At Government Building In Virginia; Gunman Shot Dead A longtime municipal employee in Virginia Beach shot and killed 11 people Friday afternoon and injured several others inside a public works building before he was killed in an exchange of gunfire with......
07:34, 06/01/2019

North Carolina woman, Australian man were shot dead in Canada, 'possible' link to missing teens, dead man A North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend were shot to death before their bodies were discovered last week along a remote stretch of highway, Canadian authorities revealed Monday....
19:51, 07/23/2019

Donovan McNabb makes HOF case by taking shot at Troy Aikman Donovan McNabb said he believes his stats are Hall of Fame-worthy and took a shot at Cowboys Hall of Famer Troy Aikman in the process        ...
17:00, 05/26/2019

Wiesberger taking 2-shot lead into Scottish Open final round Bernd Wiesberger will take a two-shot lead into the last round of the Scottish Open after carding 6-under 65        ...
06:51, 07/14/2019

Ex-lawyer Cohen reports to prison after taking harsh parting shot at Trump Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, took a parting shot at his former boss - denouncing "xenophobia, injustice and lies" - before reporting to a U.S. federal prison on Monday to begin a three-year sentence....
18:34, 05/06/2019

Lizzo Feels "Good as Hell" After Taking Shot of Tequila During 2019 MTV VMAs Performance You better believe we'll cheers to that performance. During Monday night's 2019 MTV Video Music Awards, Lizzo was able to take the stage and perform some of her biggest hits......
06:51, 08/27/2019

Con Ed taking 30K people off power for repairs, says de Blasio The move, which was announced in a tweet by Mayor de Blasio, was ultimately done so Con Ed could "make repairs and prevent a bigger outage" following the string of blackouts that were reported earlier in the day....
09:51, 07/22/2019

Naruhito pledges to 'always think of the people' while taking Japan's throne Japan celebrated their new emperor as symbols of power officially passed to Naruhito after his father's three-decade rule. In his speech, Naruhito pledged to "think of the people" and serve as a symbol of their unity....
18:17, 05/01/2019

People are accidentally killing themselves taking insomnia drugs: FDA Experts have warned that people are accidentally killing themselves while taking common insomnia drugs. Government health officials in the US have ordered drug makers to add warning labels to certain prescription sleeping pills after a review. The Fo...
19:51, 05/03/2019

People Are Taking Emotional Support Animals Everywhere. States Are Cracking Down. More Americans are saying they need a variety of animals — dogs, ducks, even insects — for their mental health. But critics say many are really just pets that do not merit special status....
21:17, 06/18/2019

Hubert Joly: People said I was 'crazy or suicidal' for taking Best Buy job. Then he turned it around Hubert Joly announced in April he was ceding the chief executive spot to Corie Barry, a move that went into effect earlier this month. Joly will now be its executive chairman....
23:17, 06/19/2019

AOC and Sanders Are Taking on the Industries That Profit Off Poor People's Misery Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will reportedly introduce new legislation today capping credit card and consumer loan interest rates at 15 percent and also set penalties for companies that violate the law “including a forfeiture of all in...
22:34, 05/09/2019

Brazil fire warning shot to surfing rivals in Olympic qualifier Italo Ferreira wins men’s gold at MiyazakiCompatriot Silvana Lima takes women’s silver Powerhouses Brazil showed just what a threat they will be at surfing’s Olympic debut in Tokyo next year, claiming gold and bronze in the men’s division and silver ...
10:34, 09/16/2019

K-Pop Supergroup BTS Is Taking a Break to ‘Enjoy the Ordinary Lives of Young People in Their 20s’ They’ve broken records for K-pop worldwide, but after six years of constant global touring and music production, BTS is going on an “official and extended period of rest,” their parent company BigHit Entertainment shared over the we...
23:51, 08/12/2019

People in Bahamas taking pictures of Hurricane Dorian urged to take shelter As Hurricane Dorian, the second-strongest Atlantic hurricane since 1950, struck the Bahamas on Sunday as a catastrophic Category 5 storm with 185 mph, authorities gave strong warnings to potential victims....
09:00, 09/02/2019

Oregon wildlife officials kill bear because people kept taking selfies with him A black bear in Oregon was killed by wildlife officials who decided the furry animal could be a serious threat to parkgoers who kept taking selfies with him, authorities said. The young bear was shot and killed by biologists last week when they disco...
13:17, 06/19/2019

In an Industrial Corner of France, 18,000 Jobs Are On Offer. Why Aren’t People Taking Them? In France, there are few takers for tens of thousands of manufacturing jobs, despite one of Europe’s highest unemployment rates. Now, the industry is being pushed to burnish its allure....
09:34, 07/27/2019

Record number of people taking Class A drugs in the UK, figures show A record number of people took Class A drugs in the last year, with a rise in the use of cocaine and ecstasy to blame, according to official figures....
22:54, 09/19/2019

Two guilty of taking photos of body of dead soccer player Sala Two workers from a British CCTV firm pleaded guilty on Friday to accessing graphic mortuary footage, later circulated on social media, of the body of the late Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala, who was killed in a plane crash in January....
16:00, 08/09/2019

California Congressman Admits to Taking Photo Next to Dead Enemy While in Marines (SAN DIEGO) — U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter of California acknowledged taking a photo with a dead combatant during his time as a Marine as he defended a Navy SEAL charged with multiple war crimes, including killing a teenage fighter. The Republican c...
18:17, 05/28/2019

Why are so many people getting shot on California highways? San Francisco Bay Area freeways have become a common venue for gun violence. Experts point to gang conflicts and displacementSign up for the project newsletterDemarcus Doss and his girlfriend, Joanna Oller, were stuck in rush hour traffic on the Inte...
09:34, 07/23/2019

Harvard research suggests millions of people are wasting their time taking aspirin If you’ve been taking aspirin every day to lower your risk of heart attack, despite not having an existing history of heart problems, a new Harvard study suggests you’re not doing yourself any favors. In fact, it would seem that millions ...
04:17, 07/25/2019

Texas has repeatedly chosen to not protect transgender people, so they're taking matters into their own hands Texas Rep. Garnet F. Coleman has tried to change the state's hate crime law every legislative session since 2007 to add protections for transgender people....
15:00, 06/07/2019

Teen boy shot dead in Harlem A 15-year-old boy was fatally shot at a Harlem housing project Friday night, police said. Jeremiah Draper, who lived in the development, was found with a gunshot wound to his head at about 9:35 p.m. behind a building at the Saint Nicholas Houses at 2...
07:17, 05/18/2019

Selfie-taking Mexican man feared dead after falling into mass of polluted suds Excess detergents from homes that drain into streams feeding the Valsequillo reservoir caused suds to accumulate, authorities sayA Mexican man is feared dead after stopped to take a selfie with a towering hill of soap suds floating on a heavily pollu...
20:00, 07/26/2019

Oklahoma man, 70, arrested for taking wife’s dead body on road trip, police say An Oklahoma man was arrested Monday after police pulled over the 70-year-old driver in Arizona with his dead wife buckled in the passenger seat, authorities said....
16:00, 05/14/2019

Theory of stowaway hijacker may explain the mystery of MH370 A stowaway hijacker intentionally plunging Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 into the ocean is one possible scenario that some aviation experts say may have doomed the plane that became modern aviation’s biggest mystery. MH370 disappeared shortly af...
21:17, 07/06/2019

1.5M attend Raptors parade; two people shot Police in Toronto said two people suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries in connection to the shooting. Two people have been taken into custody....
23:17, 06/17/2019

Three people shot in Brooklyn, two in critical condition Three people were shot in Brooklyn Friday afternoon and two of the victims are now fighting for their lives, police said. The FDNY responded to 418 Chester Street near Livonia Avenue in Brownsville around 5:43 p.m. to a report of multiple people shot...
03:34, 06/29/2019

Baltimore police: 8 shot at cookouts, 1 dead A gunman fired indiscriminately into crowds that had gathered for Sunday afternoon cookouts on opposite sides of a west Baltimore, Maryland street, killing a man and wounding seven other people, authorities and reports said. (April 29)   &...
11:00, 04/29/2019

Returned migrant shot dead in Libya A Sudanese man has been shot dead after Libyan coast guards seized the migrant boat he was on and returned it to shore. The incident highlights concerns about EU cooperation with the Libyan authorities on migration....
19:36, 09/20/2019

Tourists shot dead at French gas station At least three people were killed when young shooters opened fired at a gas station in southern France. The mayor of Ollioules urged parents to watch their children, saying "delinquency" was at the root of the problem....
08:51, 07/29/2019

Man shot dead inside Brooklyn bodega A 48-year-old man was shot dead inside a Brooklyn bodega Wednesday night, police said. The victim was found with at least four gunshot wounds — including one to the neck — inside the store on Kingston Avenue near Bergen Street in Crown He...
08:17, 06/13/2019

34-year-old dead after being shot twice in the back in Harlem A 34-year-old man died Sunday morning after being shot twice in the back in Harlem, cops said. The man, whose name was not released because his family had not been told, was shot on St. Nicholas Avenue, near W. 124th Street, around 3:45 p.m., accordi...
21:51, 08/04/2019

Man shot dead after forcing way into wrong house Video shows a shirtless man forcing his way into what he mistakenly thought was his friend’s house in Maryland — ending with him being shot dead by the terrified homeowner. Gerardo “Gary” Espinoza, 46, was captured on doorbell...
17:34, 09/04/2019

Minneapolis to pay $20M to family of woman shot dead by cop The city of Minneapolis will pay $20 million to the family of Justine Damond after being fatally shot by a police officer, city leaders announced Friday....
01:51, 05/04/2019

11 dead after hospital fire in Brazil A fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital left at least 11 people dead and dozens of patients lying on stretchers outside the facility overnight, emergency officials said Friday....
23:18, 09/13/2019

News reports: 8 people shot at party in Virginia CHESAPEAKE, Va. (AP) — News reports say at least eight people were shot during a party in Virginia. It was not immediately known whether there were any fatalities. WAVY.com quotes a spokesperson with Sentara Norfolk General Hospital a...
14:34, 05/26/2019

Three people shot by a bike-riding gunman in the Bronx Three people were shot by a man on a bicycle in the Bronx Sunday afternoon, according to police. The male suspect was riding a bicycle around 4 p.m. on East 166 Street and College Avenue in Concourse Village when he opened fire, cops said. A 17-year-...
04:00, 06/24/2019

Gunmen Kill 11 People In Bar In Brazil: Officials Gunmen killed at least 11 people in a bar in northern Brazil on Sunday, officials said. The shooting took place in the city of Belem, the public safety department of northern Para state said....
03:17, 05/20/2019

11 people killed in gun attack at bar in Brazil: reports Brazilian authorities say there has been a "massacre" in the country's northern Pará state without releasing any details, while Brazilian news media say gunmen attacked a bar in Belem City and killed 11 people....
09:51, 05/20/2019

11 people reported killed in gun attack at bar in Brazil Brazilian news media say a gang of gunmen roared up to a bar in Belem city in Brazil’s northern Pará state and opened fire, killing six women and five men...
03:00, 05/20/2019

Chicago has most violent weekend this year: 52 shot, 10 dead Chicago just saw its most violent weekend this year, with 52 people shot, police said. Ten of those who were shot died.The violent spree came just days after city officials touted a 9 percent drop in crime this year compared to the first five months ...
21:51, 06/03/2019

Palestinian shot dead after wounding Israeli soldiers Israeli military said man was Hamas member but ‘not sent on an attack mission’Israeli forces killed a Palestinian Hamas member after he crossed the Gaza fence overnight and shot and wounded three soldiers, the Israeli military said.In the last two ye...
19:17, 08/01/2019

Israeli DJ shot dead in club in central Mexico Unidentified gunmen shot dead Israeli electronic music DJ Ronen Dahan, also known as Perplex, during an attack at a dance club in the central Mexican city of San Luis Potosi, authorities said on Saturday....
06:00, 06/30/2019

Woman shot dead at synagogue was trying to protect rabbi A 60-year-old woman killed at a Jewish Orthodox synagogue near San Diego jumped between the shooter and the rabbi to protect the clergy member from further injuries, a friend said....
18:34, 04/28/2019

9 shot dead in 2 gunbattles in Mexico’s Sonora state MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say nine people were killed and a child wounded in two gunbattles in the northern border state of Sonora. State prosecutors say in a statement Tuesday that the first firefight took place the previous afternoon i...
21:17, 06/11/2019

| Three shot dead in Dutch family drama: reports At least three people were killed in an apparent family shooting at a home in the southern Dutch city of Dordrecht on Monday evening, police and news reports say....
04:34, 09/10/2019

Turkish diplomat, one other shot dead in Kurdish capital At least two people including a Turkish diplomat were shot dead on Wednesday in a rare attack in the capital of Iraq's northern Kurdish region, local security officials and Turkey's foreign ministry said....
18:34, 07/17/2019

Turkish diplomat shot dead in Iraqi Kurdistan Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan – At least one Turkish diplomat was killed in a shooting that took place on Wednesday in the Iraqi Kurdish capital, Kurdish security officials and Turkish media stated....
19:00, 07/17/2019

Boston police: Man, 19, shot dead after firing at officers BOSTON (AP) — Boston police say a 19-year-old man has been fatally shot after he fired at officers during a foot chase. Commissioner William Gross says officers had been responding to reports of gunfire in a Dorchester neighborhood park Monday evenin...
12:17, 06/25/2019

Government Trying To Protect Accused Who Shot Dead 10 In UP: Congress The Congress alleged on Saturday that the Uttar Pradesh government was trying to protect the accused in the Sonbhadra clash and instead of ensuring justice, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath was......
18:17, 07/20/2019

8-year-old shot dead near St. Louis high school An 8-year-old girl was killed and three other people were injured in a shooting near a preseason high school football event Friday night in St. Louis, and investigators are looking for whoever fired the shots, police said....
18:51, 08/25/2019

Man acquitted in Rochester triple murder is shot dead ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A man who was suspected but ultimately acquitted in a triple killing in Rochester was himself shot and killed, and police warned the public not to jump to conclusions or retaliation as investigators searched Sunday for suspects in h...
04:17, 05/06/2019

Three lions 'shot dead after fatally mauling keeper' Three lions have been shot dead after a 70-year-old game keeper - who reportedly raised the animals as cubs - was fatally mauled in South Africa, according to local media reports....
21:00, 08/20/2019

Four Shot Dead, Two Wounded In Los Angeles Shooting Spree Four people were shot dead and two wounded on Thursday in a shooting spree that spread across four three Los Angeles neighborhoods and touched off a 12-hour manhunt before police tackled and arrested......
09:51, 07/26/2019

BJP Worker Shot Dead In Bengal, 2 Arrested: Cops A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker was shot dead in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district and two persons have been arrested in the matter, police said on Monday....
15:34, 05/27/2019

Man shot dead over allegation of smuggling cows in Kashmir Police and residents say a Muslim man has been shot and killed and another injured by Hindu vigilantes in Indian-controlled Kashmir over allegations of smuggling cows....
14:00, 05/16/2019

DR Congo says Hutu militia commander shot dead The Democratic Republic of Congo's military says it has shot dead Rwandan Hutu rebel leader Sylvestre Mudacumura. The International Criminal Court had sought his arrest on war crime charges....
18:34, 09/18/2019

Teen shot dead in front of dad as thugs try to rob him of Xbox An Indiana teenager was shot dead in front of his dad when a pair of men tried to rob him of the Xbox he was trying to sell, according to a new report. Johnny Peluyera, 16, made the 20 minute trip with his father from their home in Merrillville to Ga...
17:17, 06/14/2019

MH370 'hijacker' identified in new book as 'talented individual' who LANDED plane MH370 was likely flown to ground by a “talented and motivated” individual who fooled investigators over the doomed plane’s whereabouts, according to sensational claims in a new book....
03:00, 06/16/2019

| Clashes in four Brazil prisons leave 40 dead At least 40 inmates were killed in four jails in northern Brazil on Monday, authorities said, in the latest wave of violence to rock the country's severely overpopulated and dangerous prison system....
21:34, 05/28/2019

Brazil prison riot leaves at least 50 dead Fighting broke out between rival gangs in the morning at a small penitentiary in the northern Brazilian state of Para. Prison officials said at least 16 victims had been decapitated....
02:17, 07/30/2019

Multiple people shot at Virginia Memorial Day weekend party A Memorial Day weekend block party turned bloody in Virginia Saturday night — when shots rang out, sending what officials said were “multiple” people to three local hospitals. Officials early Sunday could not confirm how many people were shot or what...
09:00, 05/26/2019

Six people shot at Long Island house party: cops Six people, including a 15-year-old girl, were shot when a gunman opened fire at a Suffolk County house party early Sunday morning, police said. The gunman opened fire at about 1:30 a.m. at the party on Farragut Avenue near Amherst Street in Bay Shor...
22:00, 06/30/2019

Man riding Citi Bike shot two people in Brooklyn: cops Police are looking for the bike-riding gunman who shot a 24-year-old man and 23-year-old woman in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. The suspect was cruising on his Citi Bike headed eastbound on Lexington Avenue and Tompkins Avenue at 10:24 p.m. on Friday...
21:00, 06/23/2019

Sudan activists: 4 shot dead amid marches against violence At least four Sudanese demonstrators shot dead by live ammunition amid mass marches in the capital and elsewhere across the country denouncing state violence against pro-democracy protesters...
20:51, 08/01/2019

Priyanka Gandhi Stopped On Way To Visit Families Of 10 Shot Dead In UP Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was stopped in Uttar Pradesh on Friday on her way to a village in Sonbhadra where 10 people were killed in a shootout this week over a land dispute....
10:34, 07/19/2019

Popular basketball coach shot dead outside California home A beloved youth basketball coach was gunned down outside his California home, and shattered relatives are struggling to understand why someone would want to kill the beloved dad of two. Claudell Walter, 38, was fatally shot late Saturday as he left h...
21:34, 06/06/2019

1 Dead, 15 Injured In US Gas Line Blast That Shot Flames 30 Feet Into Air A utility worker was killed and 15 other people were injured on Monday when a ruptured gas line triggered an explosion that levelled a house and shattered windows in nearby homes in the Southern......
18:17, 07/16/2019

20-Year-Old Wanted Black Man, Father Of 2, Shot Dead By US Marshals The young black man killed by U.S. marshals in Memphis, Tennessee, whose death sparked clashes with police overnight, had recently become a father for the second time and was the subject of multiple......
06:34, 06/14/2019

Turkish diplomat shot dead in Iraqi city, officials say Recep Tayyip Erdoğan vows to find those behind attack on restaurant in city of ErbilA gunman has killed a senior Turkish diplomat and a civilian in Erbil, the capital of Iraq’s northern Kurdistan region, in a daytime attack inside a restaurant.There ...
02:17, 07/18/2019

BJP Worker Shot Dead In Bengal, Party Says "Trinamool Goons" Behind It A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker, named Saraswati Das, was allegedly shot dead by miscreants in Basirhat in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district....
10:00, 06/14/2019

2 Terrorists Shot Dead In J&K; 3 Soldiers, Including Officer, Injured Two terrorists were shot dead in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag today, the police said. Three soldiers including an officer were also injured in the encounter, the......
10:34, 06/17/2019

Sudanese man shot dead during protest as sides wrangle over transition Paramilitary forces backed by Sudan's ruling military council fired at protesters in the southeastern state of Sennar on Sunday, witnesses said, and one man died of a shot to the head, according to opposition medics....
18:51, 07/14/2019

1 dead, 8 shot at high school graduation party in Alabama ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — Alabama authorities say a high school graduation party fueled by alcohol spiraled out of control early Saturday, leaving one person dead. Atmore Police Chief Chuck Brooks tells news outlets eight other people were hurt in a shooti...
20:17, 05/18/2019

Mexico: Journalist shot dead in Playa del Carmen resort A crime reporter has been killed in the Mexican resort town of Playa del Carmen, the fifth journalist slain in the country so far this year. He had been under official government protection....
08:17, 05/17/2019

South Texas officer shot dead, suspect arrested A Texas police officer has been shot and killed in what officials say was the line of duty, and a suspect is in custody. No details have been released on what led to the shooting.        ...
14:00, 06/21/2019

$20m compensation paid to family of woman shot dead by police The US city of Minneapolis will pay $20m (£15m) compensation to the family of an unarmed woman who was shot and killed by a police officer outside her home....
01:00, 05/04/2019

Amethi BJP Worker, Who Campaigned For Smriti Irani, Shot Dead A former village head in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi, who worked closely with BJP leader Smriti Irani during her Lok Sabha campaign, was allegedly shot dead on Saturday night....
07:00, 05/26/2019

Mississippi police shooting: suspect who shot officer dead on the run Biloxi police chief says he believes the man who killed officer Robert McKeithen outside the police station is still in the areaA man who shot dead an officer outside the police station in Biloxi, Mississippi, on Sunday night is an “animal” and is st...
20:00, 05/06/2019

Aide to winning candidate of India's ruling BJP shot dead An aide to an Indian ruling party candidate, who recently defeated Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi for a seat in parliament, was shot dead overnight, police said on Sunday....
11:17, 05/26/2019

Australian tourist shot dead in New Zealand, manhunt launched New Zealand police launched a manhunt for an armed suspect on Friday after an Australian tourist was found shot dead in a camper van in a coastal town on the North Island....
07:17, 08/16/2019

Police: 2 shot dead at Northern California Ford dealership MORGAN HILL, Calif. (AP) — Police say a shooting at a Ford dealership in the San Francisco Bay Area has killed two people in what may be a workplace confrontation. KPIX-TV report s police say employees at the dealership on Condit Road in Morgan Hill ...
07:34, 06/26/2019

14-year-old athlete tipped for NFL stardom shot dead at party Jaylon McKenzie was killed in Venice, Illinois, on SaturdayEighth grader had received college football scholarship offersA 14-year-old featured in a Sports Illustrated article about young athletes who would rule the future of sports has been shot dea...
17:51, 05/06/2019

Palestinian stabs Israelis, shot dead by police: spokesman A Palestinian stabbed two Israelis in Jerusalem on Friday, wounding one of them critically, before being shot dead by police, an Israeli police spokesman said....
11:17, 05/31/2019

Rohingya refugees shot dead by Bangladesh police during gunfight The two men had been accused of killing a ruling party official but activists say the shooting appeared to be stagedTwo Rohingya refugees were shot dead by Bangladesh police during a gunfight in a refugee camp on Saturday after they were accused of k...
05:17, 08/25/2019

Terrell Roberts, ex-NFL player, shot dead in grandmother’s backyard A former Cincinnati Bengals defensive back visiting his grandmother in California was shot dead this week in her backyard, relatives said. Terrell Roberts, who appeared in 23 games for the Bengals in 2003-04, was gunned down late Wednesday at a resid...
17:34, 09/12/2019

Afghan official says female journalist shot dead in capital An Afghan official says that unidentified gunmen have shot and killed a female journalist and adviser to the country's parliament in the capital Kabul....
14:34, 05/11/2019

Belgian Man Shot Dead By French Police After He Lunged At Cop With Knife A French policeman shot and killed a homeless Belgian man in the southern town of Menton after the man, who had tried to slit his wrists, lunged at an officer with a knife, investigators said....
04:17, 08/13/2019

French waiter shot dead for being 'too slow with sandwich', say witnesses Police open murder inquiry after customer attacked waiter at a pizzeria on the outskirts of Paris A customer fatally shot a waiter at a pizzeria on the outskirts of Paris, apparently enraged at being made to wait for a sandwich, according to witnesse...
20:17, 08/18/2019

French Waiter Shot Dead For Being Too Slow With Sandwich: Report A customer shot a waiter dead at an eatery on the outskirts of Paris, apparently enraged at being made to wait for a sandwich, a source close to the investigation said Saturday....
04:00, 08/18/2019

Former Head Of UP Village Shot Dead By Bike-Borne Men: Police The former head of Dhanaura Silverpur village in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat district was shot dead by three motorcycle-borne men, police said on Wednesday....
00:34, 08/22/2019

Three members of Iran's Revolutionary Guards shot dead: Tasnim Three members of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards were shot dead in the western city of Piranshahr on Tuesday, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported, citing a Guards statement....
23:00, 07/09/2019

Former Journalist And Cultural Advisor To Afghan Parliament Shot Dead A former journalist who worked for the Afghan parliament was shot and killed in Kabul on Saturday, an official said, in the latest brazen attack to rock Afghanistan's capital....
05:17, 05/12/2019

Prominent journalist Mena Mangal shot dead in Afghanistan Unidentified attackers fatally shot a prominent female journalist in Afghanistan. Two men on a motorcycle approached Mena Mangal on Saturday morning while she was waiting for a car on her way to work, witnesses told US broadcaster RFE/RL. A gunman al...
18:34, 05/11/2019

Afghan journalist Mena Mangal shot dead in Kabul Former TV presenter was a cultural adviser for lower house of parliamentAn Afghan journalist and adviser to the country’s parliament has been shot dead in Kabul.Mena Mangal, a cultural adviser for the lower house of parliament and former TV presenter...
16:34, 05/11/2019

Lebanese officials shot dead in attack on minister's convoy Two aides to a Lebanese minister have been killed in a shooting incident. Refugee affairs minister Aleh al-Gharib, a member of the Druze ethnic group, said his group came under attack on its way to a mountain village....
23:17, 06/30/2019

‘I’ve seen young people being stabbed, shot and killed. I don’t want to be passive observer anymore’ Milambo Makani has learned through boxing and his own experience that he wants to make a change. He discusses the Knock Out Crime project The post ‘I’ve seen young people being stabbed, shot and killed. I don’t want to be passive ob...
16:17, 08/13/2019

Dayton gunman shot 26 people in 32 seconds before police killed him, officials say The gunman who carried out the Aug. 4 mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio spent nearly two hours in the area before he opened fire, killing nine people and injuring 17 more, according to newly released surveillance footage pieced together from several loca...
07:17, 08/14/2019

Prison Riot Leaves 57 Dead in Northern Brazil In the latest outbreak of prison violence in Brazil, inmates from rival factions faced off in an hourslong battle that left 16 prisoners decapitated....
18:51, 07/30/2019

Brazil: 42 inmates found dead in Amazonas prisons Dozens of inmates have been found dead in separate prisons in northern Brazil's Amazonas state. Authorities said the victims appeared to have been strangled to death....
04:34, 05/28/2019

Brazil officials report ‘massacre’; media say 11 dead at bar RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian authorities say there has been a “massacre” in the country’s northern Pará state without releasing any details, while Brazilian news media say gunmen attacked a bar in Belem City and killed 11 people....
01:51, 05/20/2019

Mario Gonzalez, Father of Golf in Brazil, Is Dead at 96 A master teacher, he was content to stay in Brazil. “If he had played more on the PGA Tour,” one golfer said, “I am sure he would be in the Hall of Fame.”...
01:17, 08/02/2019

| Brazil police shoot dead eight in Rio favela: official Brazilian police have shot dead eight people in one of Rio de Janeiro's biggest slums on, an official says, just days after figures showed a record number of killings by state officers in the first quarter....
02:00, 05/07/2019

Clashes In Four Brazil Prisons Leave 42 Dead: Official At least 42 inmates were killed in clashes in four prisons in northern Brazil on Monday, authorities said, a day after violence in one of the jails left 15 people dead....
04:34, 05/28/2019

Prison Riot Leaves 52 Dead in Northern Brazil In the latest outbreak of prison violence in Brazil, inmates from rival factions faced off in an hourslong battle that left 16 prisoners decapitated....
02:51, 07/30/2019

Brazil Bar Shooting Leaves 11 Dead and 1 Wounded, Reports Say (RIO DE JANEIRO) — A gang of gunmen roared up to a bar in Belem city in Brazil’s northern Pará state and opened fire, killing six women and five men Sunday afternoon, media reports said. State officials would confirm only that R...
08:17, 05/20/2019

Prison Clash Leaves 52 Dead in Northern Brazil In the latest outbreak of prison violence in Brazil, inmates from rival factions faced off in an hourslong battle that left 16 prisoners decapitated....
00:17, 07/30/2019

Brazil officials report 'massacre'; media say 11 dead at bar Brazilian authorities say there has been a "massacre" in the country's northern Pará state without releasing any details, while Brazilian news media say gunmen attacked a bar in Belem City and killed 11 people....
03:00, 05/20/2019

'People are very scared': fighting dengue fever in Brazil – in pictures Dengue fever is one of the most deadly mosquito-borne diseases – half the world’s population is at risk from it. Adrienne Surprenant’s photos from the World Mosquito Program in Brazil capture the fight against it Continue reading......
09:34, 06/27/2019

South African farmer in land dispute shot dead by gunmen South African police are investigating after a farmer at the center of the country’s highly-charged debate over land ownership was killed in his home by masked gunmen, according to reports....
00:00, 06/04/2019

Report: Wife of Iran presidential adviser shot dead at home TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A semi-official news agency in Iran says a wife of an adviser to President Hassan Rouhani has been shot and killed at her home. Tuesday’s report by the ISNA news agency says Mitra Najafi was killed in northern Tehran. She is...
12:34, 05/28/2019

Two Israeli men shot dead in apparent Mexico City shopping mall hit Two Israeli men were shot dead in an apparent gangland hit at a luxury Mexico City shopping mall, authorities said on Thursday, in the latest flare-up of violence convulsing the capital....
03:17, 07/26/2019

Woman Yelled "I'm Pregnant" Seconds Before Police Officer Shot Her Dead An 11-year officer with the Baytown, Texas, Police Department shot and killed a 44-year-old woman Monday night in the parking lot of the apartment complex where she lived, authorities said - an......
10:00, 05/15/2019

LeT Terrorist Who Fired At 2-Year-Old Girl, Family In Kashmir Shot Dead The terrorist has been identified as Asif Maqbool Bhat. He was also responsible for shooting at migrant labourer Shafi Aaalm in Sopore, the police said....
09:17, 09/11/2019

Driver shot dead after ramming car into Israeli civilians in West Bank Israeli police shot dead a Palestinian driver they said had carried out a car-ramming attack on Friday that injured two Israeli civilians in the occupied West Bank, one of them critically....
15:17, 08/16/2019

Mexican union leader shot dead in troubled oil refining city Unidentified gunmen shot dead a trade union leader in Mexico's central city of Salamanca, authorities said on Sunday, the latest outbreak of violence in an area plagued by a murderous struggle between gangs over fuel theft....
19:51, 05/12/2019

Haryana Congress Leader Vikas Chaudhary Shot Dead Outside Gym Near Delhi Haryana Congress leader Vikas Chaudhary was shot dead by unknown men in Faridabad near Delhi this morning. Mr Chaudhary, 38, was attacked while he was leaving a gym. He was rushed to a hospital where......
09:17, 06/27/2019

Italian police investigate after Lazio Ultras leader shot dead Far-right linked fan leader Fabrizio Piscitelli reportedly victim of ‘hit’ in Rome parkProsecutors in Rome have launched a murder investigation after a leading member of Lazio Ultras, hardcore football fans often associated with the extreme right, wa...
18:51, 08/08/2019

Mexican activist shot dead before vote on power project he opposed Environmental campaigners against electric plant and pipeline say Samir Flores Soberanes’s murder is a ‘political crime’A Mexican environmental activist has been murdered before a referendum on a controversial thermal-electric plant and pipeline that...
14:09, 05/01/2019

An 8-year-old girl was shot dead in St. Louis near a high school event An 8-year-old girl was killed and three other people were injured in a shooting near a preseason high school football event Friday night in St. Louis, and investigators are looking for whoever fired the shots, police said....
04:17, 08/25/2019

Army Officer Shot Dead By Rifleman In Chennai Over Punishment: Police An army officer was shot dead on Tuesday at Pallavaram barrack here by a rifleman, who later killed himself for allegedly being punished for "lethargic attitude in duty", police said....
11:17, 08/27/2019

BJP Leader Shot Dead In Jammu And Kashmir By Suspected Terrorists: Police Gul Muhammad Mir, a local BJP worker, was on Saturday shot dead by suspected terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district, the police have said....
21:00, 05/04/2019

Mom allegedly shot dead by 9-year-old son feared she was ‘raising the next serial killer’ A Michigan mom allegedly shot dead by her 9-year-old adopted son feared she was raising “the next serial killer,” her family said. Pauline Randol, 51, was shot dead in her Fawn River Township home Monday and her young son, a second-grader...
17:34, 05/09/2019

A pro-migrant German politician was shot dead. Officials now suspect a far-right motive A man arrested over the killing of a senior German politician earlier this month is believed to have links to the far right, prosecutors said Monday....
18:34, 06/17/2019

South African Wine Farmer in Land Dispute Is Shot Dead It was too soon to say whether the killing of Stefan Smit, a prominent white farmer, was a random criminal act or was related to bitter arguments about land ownership....
17:34, 06/03/2019

Suspected mastermind of Ethiopia coup attempt shot dead, says official Gen Asamnew Tsige accused of planning attacks that killed army chief of staff and Amhara state president A man accused of trying to seize control of Ethiopia’s northern Amhara state has been shot dead and a number of other plotters arrested, a senior...
20:17, 06/24/2019

Croatian police launch manhunt after 6 found shot dead in capital Croatian police have launched a nationwide manhunt after six people were shot dead in what local media have called an act of jealousy. Mass shootings in Croatia are rare....
06:51, 08/02/2019

Athletes are shot dead all the time in the US. It makes grim, tragic sense Three young athletes were shot to death in the last week alone. When you factor in race, guns and politics in the US, tragedies are inevitable“A senseless act of violence.” That’s how University of New Mexico athletic director Eddie Nuñez described t...
10:51, 05/10/2019

UP Bar Council Chief Shot Dead In Agra Court 2 Days After Her Election Uttar Pradesh Bar Council president Darvesh Yadav was shot dead by a fellow-advocate while she was attending an event on the Agra district court premises today, two days after she was elected to the......
17:34, 06/12/2019

Maoist Allegedly Involved In Chhattisgarh BJP Leader's Killing Shot Dead A Maoist, allegedly involved in the IED explosion that killed BJP legislator Bhima Mandavi and four other was shot dead by security forces in an encounter in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada today, the police......
18:34, 05/26/2019

| School students shot dead at Sudan rally ahead of talks Four Sudanese school students are among five demonstrators shot dead during a rally against shortages of bread and fuel, a day before protest leaders and ruling generals are set to hold new talks on the country's transition....
21:17, 07/30/2019

Buffalo Bills player to pay for funeral of girl, 11, shot dead: 'It could have been my little sister' Buffalo Bills defensive end Shaq Lawson was troubled by the shooting death of a young girl in his home state over the weekend, telling local media Wednesday that he intends to pay for her funeral. ...
17:51, 06/28/2019

French waiter shot dead for making sandwich too slowly, witnesses say The unidentified customer shot the waiter in the shoulder with a handgun. The restaurant was located in the Paris suburb of Noisy-le-Grand.        ...
17:51, 08/19/2019

Lawyer in Dutch organized crime trial shot dead in Amsterdam A lawyer who represented a key witness in a major Dutch organized crime trial was shot dead in Amsterdam early Wednesday, sparking outrage and calls for a tougher crackdown on violent underworld gangs....
14:34, 09/19/2019

Four school children shot dead at Sudan protest: opposition campaigners At least four schoolchildren and one adult were shot dead when security forces broke up a student protest in the Sudanese city of El-Obeid on Monday, campaigners said....
01:17, 07/30/2019

Jammu And Kashmir Leader's Security Officer Shot Dead By Terrorists A police constable serving as a Personal Security Officer to National Conference leader Syed Tauqeer Ahmad was shot dead by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag on Sunday....
18:17, 07/14/2019

Argentina Jersey Blunder Costs Team A Medal Shot, Two People Their Jobs The Argentina women’s national basketball team had to forfeit its preliminary round game against Colombia in the Pan American Games on Wednesday, losing 20-0 and screwing itself out of the medal round because the team showed up wearing the wrong colo...
11:17, 08/09/2019

Suspect arrested after 7 people shot at house party near Ball State University A 19-year-old man was arrested several hours after at least seven people were shot early Saturday at a house party near Ball State University in Indiana, authorities said....
00:34, 05/19/2019

Multiple people detained after pregnant mother is shot and killed in Georgia, police say Georgia police have taken multiple people into custody Tuesday for “investigative purposes" after a pregnant woman was shot and killed outside her home. ...
04:00, 07/24/2019

Brazil prison riot leaves 57 inmates dead, 16 decapitated Authorities say at least 57 prisoners have been killed by other inmates during a riot at a prison in northern Brazil.        ...
15:51, 07/30/2019

Brazil Hospital Fire Leaves 11 Dead, Many of Them Elderly Patients (RIO DE JANEIRO) — A fire raced through a hospital in Rio de Janeiro overnight, forcing staff to wheel patients into the streets on beds or in wheelchairs and killing at least 11 people, many of them elderly. Four firefighters were hospitalized...
04:51, 09/14/2019

Brazil officials say 11 dead in ‘massacre' at Belém bar The G1 news website says police reported that seven gunmen opened fire on a bar. G1 says police also report one wounded in the attack.        ...
11:17, 05/20/2019

Brazil prison riot leaves at least 57 dead -- including 16 decapitated At least 57 inmates were killed -- including 16 found decapitated -- during a bloody riot between rival criminal factions that erupted Monday morning inside a northern Brazil prison, authorities said....
18:17, 07/30/2019

Gang violence leaves more than 50 dead in Brazil prison riot Prisoners decapitated and asphyxiated in city of Altamira, in dispute linked to local drug tradeAt least 57 people have been killed in a gruesome gang battle that broke out in an prison in the Brazilian Amazon on Monday morning.Officials said a local...
03:51, 07/30/2019

Brazil prison riot leaves 52 inmates dead, 16 decapitated Authorities say at least 52 prisoners have been killed by other inmates during a riot at a prison in northern Brazil.        ...
11:51, 07/30/2019

Brazil prison riot leaves at least 52 dead -- including 16 decapitated At least 52 inmates were killed -- including 16 found decapitated -- during a bloody riot between rival criminal factions that erupted Monday morning inside a northern Brazil prison, authorities said....
21:51, 07/29/2019

Brazil: Prison riot in Amazonas state leaves at least 8 dead Fighting erupted among inmates at a prison in the northern state of Amazonas on Sunday, and at least 15 people died before the riot was brought under control, authorities said....
03:00, 05/27/2019

Brazil Man, Who Tried To Escape Jail Dressed As His Daughter, Found Dead A Brazilian inmate, whose masked attempt to break out of jail dressed as his daughter reverberated around the world, was found dead in his cell on Tuesday, after apparently having hanged himself, Rio......
20:17, 08/06/2019

Brazil's indigenous people swear to fight for Amazon 'to last drop of blood' Members of Brazil's Mura indigenous tribe painted their bodies with orange-red paint and took up long bows and clubs as they headed into the jungle this week, prepared for battle. Their enemy? The deforestation and destruction of their home, the Amaz...
21:17, 08/23/2019

Transgender woman recently assaulted on camera found shot dead in Dallas Body of Muhlaysia Booker was found in a street on Saturday and no suspect has been identified, police saidA 23-year-old transgender woman who was seen on a widely circulated video being beaten in front of a crowd of people has been found shot dead in...
03:51, 05/21/2019

Illinois football prodigy, 14, recently featured in Sports Illustrated, is shot dead A 14-year-old recently featured in Sports Illustrated as one of six teens “who will rule the future in sports,” died after he was shot at a party in Illinois on Saturday night, according to police....
01:00, 05/06/2019

Passengers Panic As 2 Shot Dead In Lahore Airport Arrival Lounge: Report Two Pakistanis returning after performing Umrah in Saudi Arabia were shot dead on Wednesday due to personal enmity at the Lahore international airport, police said, causing panic among hundreds of......
12:51, 07/03/2019

Waiter shot dead by customer who waited too long for sandwich in France, witnesses say The unidentified customer shot the waiter in the shoulder with a handgun. The restaurant is in the Paris suburb of Noisy-le-Grand.        ...
05:51, 08/20/2019

5 CRPF Soldiers Killed In Anantnag Terror Attack; 1 Terrorist Shot Dead Three security personnel were injured when a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) patrol team was fired upon by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag....
17:34, 06/12/2019

Eighth-grade football phenom Jaylon McKenzie shot dead after dance A 14-year-old recently featured in Sports Illustrated as one of six teens “who will rule the future in sports” died after he was shot at a party in Illinois on Saturday night, according to police. The shooting killed Jaylon McKenzie, 14, an eighth-gr...
05:17, 05/06/2019

Former Arkansas lawmaker Linda Collins-Smith found shot dead in her home Former Arkansas state senator Linda Collins-Smith was found shot dead in her home, and authorities are treating her death as a homicide, according to reports. The 57-year-old Republican former senator was found late Tuesday, up to two days after her ...
19:17, 06/05/2019

‘No justice for black people’: family of man shot by police demand same payout as Justine Damond Father of Jamar Clark says Damond’s family, who received $US20m from Minneapolis, were treated differently The family of an African American man shot dead by Minneapolis police are demanding a $US20m ($A29m) payout equal to what the family of the Aus...
01:17, 05/22/2019

'I could have shot you in front of your fucking kids': how cops dehumanize black people | Paul Butler Why would anyone treat someone this way? Research gives a grim answer: some police literally think of blacks as subhuman“I could have shot you in front of your fucking kids.”That’s what a Phoenix police officer told Iesha Harper, an African American ...
10:34, 06/29/2019

Brazil Inmate Is Found Dead After a Failed Escape in Daughter’s Clothes Clauvino da Silva tried to escape from prison disguised as his teenage daughter. Days after prison officials publicized the attempt, they said Mr. da Silva had killed himself....
14:17, 08/07/2019

‘I want justice’: a year on, family of Guatemalan woman shot dead in Texas wait for answers A 20-year-old woman from Guatemala was shot in the head by a border patrol agent in Rio Bravo, Texas, just minutes after crossing the borderEvery Monday morning, after their two youngest daughters go to school, Gilberto Gómez and Lidia González trek ...
12:51, 05/22/2019

A spokesman for Ethiopia’s prime minister says the head of the military shot dead by his bodyguard in the capital ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A spokesman for Ethiopia’s prime minister says the head of the military shot dead by his bodyguard in the capital....
14:17, 06/23/2019

High school football star shot dead by friend over video game dispute A Florida football player was shot dead by a longtime friend this week during a spat over a video game, according to a new report. Joshua Ancrum, 17, was killed inside his pal’s Miami Gardens home Tuesday afternoon when the gaming dispute betwe...
00:34, 05/24/2019

Police officer who shot dead Aussie woman after sex assault report GUILTY of murder A POLICE officer has been found guilty of murder for shooting dead an Australian woman while responding to her report of a sex assault near her home....
14:17, 05/01/2019

London Bridge attack inquest: Jurors visit spot where terrorists were shot dead Jurors sitting on the London Bridge attack inquest have retraced terrorists' steps and visited the area they were shot and killed by police two years ago....
19:00, 07/03/2019

U.S. citizen shot dead in Nicaraguan prison was a Navy veteran, critic of President Ortega Eddy Montes, a protestor shot dead in a Nicaragua prison this week, was a naturalized U.S. citizen who served in the Navy, but ultimately returned to the Central American country where he fought for a change in government, his family said....
04:51, 05/18/2019

Mother of RAF cadet shot dead by thugs in east London calls for more stop-and-search The family of an RAF cadet shot dead in an "indiscriminate" postcode killing today called for police to be given greater powers to fight violent crime as his two killers faced life behind bars....
14:34, 07/23/2019

Drug dealer who tried to escape Brazil prison by dressing up as daughter is found dead The Brazilian drug trafficker who tried to make a prison break by disguising himself as his teenage daughter was found dead in his cell, local authorities said. Clauvino da Silva, 42, apparently hanged himself Tuesday at a Rio de Janeiro prison just ...
21:51, 08/06/2019

Brazil gang leader found dead in cell after masked jailbreak attempt Clauvino da Silva’s death days after escape bid dressed up as his daughter seen as humiliation for overcrowded jail systemThe Brazilian gang leader whose bizarre attempt to escape prison dressed as his daughter made global headlines has been found de...
16:51, 08/06/2019

Brazil officials find 42 prisoners dead in Amazonas state after deadly gang clash At least 42 prisoners in Brazil were found strangled to death on Monday in four separate jails in the state of Amazonas, the same state where a fight between rival prison gangs resulted in 15 dead the day before, authorities said....
00:51, 05/28/2019

3 people dead, 2 injured following St. Louis shooting ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Police say five people have been shot, including three who died, following a shooting at a home on the city’s north side. Authorities say the shooting happened just before 9 p.m. Monday in the 4000 block of Shreve. Po...
07:17, 05/14/2019

Philippines earthquake leaves at least seven people dead Two strong earthquakes hours apart have hit a group of sparsely populated islands in the Luzon Strait in the northern Philippines, killing at least seven people....
14:51, 07/27/2019

A group of police officers shot a man dead after he was caught throwing incendiary devices at a migrant detention center Google Streetview A man died early Saturday morning after throwing incendiary devices at an immigration jail in Tacoma, Washington while armed with a rifle. The man, who has not been identified yet, died after four police officers arrived at the sc...
16:00, 07/14/2019

Alabama police officer shot, suspect dead after armed robbery turns into shootout in downtown Birmingham An Alabama police officer was shot and wounded and a suspect was killed after an armed robbery at a local convenience store turned into a deadly shootout Wednesday night....
06:34, 07/19/2019

Brazil gang leader whose elaborate daughter disguise failed found dead in jail cell A Brazilian gang leader, whose failed prison escape attempt made Internet headlines when he dressed up as his daughter, was found dead in his jail cell Tuesday....
21:17, 08/06/2019

Two mass shootings in US leave at least 29 people dead and over 50 injured 20 killed in El Paso, Texas, at Walmart on Saturday afternoonNine killed in Dayton, Ohio, on Sunday morningThe United States is reeling from a weekend of deadly gun violence after two mass shootings in two American cities left at least 29 people dead...
18:17, 08/04/2019

Mass shooting at Brazilian bar leaves 11 people dead A group of heavily-armed men — riding on a motorcycle and in three cars — went on a shooting rampage at a bar in Brazil, killing at least 11 people on Sunday, according to officials. The “massacre” unfolded in the country’s northern...
06:17, 05/20/2019

El Paso shooting at Walmart leaves at least 20 people dead Police say 21 year-old white man in custody after shooting at mall complexIncident being investigated as a potential hate crimeAt least 20 people have been killed after a shooter opened fire at a busy Walmart store packed with families shopping for t...
04:51, 08/04/2019

Facebook will be overrun by dead people within 50 years: study Facebook has a grave problem. By the year 2070, dead users could outnumber living ones on the social network, with potential implications for how our digital profiles are stored, according to new research from the Oxford Internet Institute. The resea...
15:00, 05/02/2019

At least 25 people dead after boat fire off California coast At least 25 people are dead and nine are unaccounted for after a diving boat caught fire off Santa Cruz Island in California.        ...
18:34, 09/03/2019

At least 7 people dead as severe weather continues across Central US As Missouri authorities reported three storm-related deaths Wednesday, the central and southern plains braced for more severe weather Thursday.        ...
10:34, 05/23/2019

14 dead and 145 people injured in Taliban bomb attack in Afghanistan Fourteen people were killed and 145 injured by a Taliban suicide attack in Afghanistan on Wednesday, a spokesman for the country's ministry of interior told CNN....
10:17, 08/08/2019

At least 33 people are dead after an arson attack on Kyoto Animation studio An arson attack on the Kyoto Animation studio in Japan has left at least 33 people dead and another 36 injured. The attack occurred Thursday morning after a 41-year-old man walked into Kyoto’s 1st Studio Building in Fujimi Ward, Kyoto City and doused...
18:51, 07/18/2019

Two children dead in Ohio, 10 people injured when stolen police car crashes Two children were killed and at least 10 people injured, including other children, on Monday in a multi-vehicle crash involving a stolen police car in Dayton, Ohio, police said....
10:17, 08/27/2019

Sudanese forces storm protest camp, nine people dead: medics Security forces stormed a protest camp in the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Monday morning and at least nine people were reported to have been killed in the worst violence since the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir in April....
12:17, 06/03/2019

Sudanese forces storm protest camp, 13 people dead: medics Security forces stormed a protest camp in the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Monday morning and at least 13 people were reported killed in the worst violence since the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir in April....
15:34, 06/03/2019

20 people dead, 24 injured in El Paso Walmart; shooting suspect held A mass shooting left 20 people dead and at least 26 people injured at a Walmart Supercenter in El Paso, Texas, Saturday afternoon, Gov. Greg Abbott said....
03:17, 08/04/2019

20 people dead, 24 injured in El Paso Walmart; shooting suspect, 21, held A mass shooting left 20 people dead and at least 26 people injured -- including some Mexican nationals -- at a Walmart Supercenter in El Paso, Texas, on Saturday afternoon....
11:17, 08/04/2019

Shooting in Dayton, Ohio, kills at least 9 people and injures 27; suspect also dead At least nine people were killed and 27 people injured early Sunday when a gunman wearing body armor and carrying ammunition magazines opened fire in a crowded bar in Dayton, Ohio, officials said. Nearly a dozen terrified patrons sought cover in a ba...
08:51, 08/05/2019

Three people, including 6-year-old child, dead in Queens house fire Three people, including a 6-year-old girl, were killed when a fire tore through a two-story home in Queens on Wednesday, sources said. The victims died in the blaze that started in a residence on 93rd Street in East Elmhurst, Queens at about 4 p.m., ...
01:00, 07/11/2019

More than 30 people are missing and feared dead in a boat fire off the coast of California Ventura County Fire Department A boat caught fire near Santa Cruz Island, off the coast of Ventura County, California, early Monday morning. The Ventura County Fire Department told KTLA that there were 34 fatalities. On Monday afternoon the Coast G...
20:00, 09/03/2019

5 Children Drown, 24 Others Dead In Bihar Floods Affecting 25 Lakh People The number of deaths in the Bihar floods rose to 24 on Monday, with 25.66 lakh people reeling from the deluge in 12 districts of the state following incessant rains in neighbouring country Nepal,......
20:00, 07/15/2019

At least 23 people feared dead in Japan in suspected arson: fire department At least 23 people were feared dead in a suspected arson incident at an animation studio in the Japanese city of Kyoto on Thursday, an official for the Kyoto City Fire Department said....
11:51, 07/18/2019

Cambodia building collapse: 2 people found alive in rubble; at least 28 dead Two people were found alive in Cambodia on Monday days after an under-construction building collapsed, killing at least 28 workers and injuring another 26....
17:51, 06/24/2019

4 people killed, armed suspect found dead at California home SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in Northern California say a standoff at a home between police and a person with a gun ended with four people killed and the suspect dead of a self-inflicted gunshot. San Jose police say Monday that they are invest...
17:17, 06/24/2019

UPDATE El Paso shooting: 20 people dead, 26 injured, suspect in custody, police say EL PASO — A gunman opened fire Saturday in a Walmart and around a nearby shopping mall in El Paso, Texas, leaving 20 people dead and 26 injured, and prompting calls for urgent blood donations for the wounded, law enforcement officials said. Emp...
08:51, 08/05/2019

West Point accident: one cadet dead and 22 people injured after vehicle flips Vehicle overturned 60 miles north of New York City at 6.45amAndrew Cuomo said number of fatalities could increaseOne cadet from the elite US military training academy West Point was killed and 22 people were injured when a vehicle they were riding in...
23:51, 06/06/2019

Russian investigators say 13 people, including 2 children, are dead in Moscow plane fire MOSCOW (AP) — Russian investigators say 13 people, including 2 children, are dead in Moscow plane fire....
23:34, 05/05/2019

Ilhan Omar slammed for blaming NRA for Virginia shooting that left 12 people dead National Rifle Association (NRA) spokeswoman Dana Loesch ripped Rep. Ilhan Omar after she blamed the gun rights group for the deaths inside a Virginia Beach municipal building on Friday....
17:51, 06/01/2019

Club floor collapses in South Korea as athletes dance; two people dead An upper floor of a nightclub collapsed on top of dancing revelers in South Korea on Saturday, killing two South Koreans and injuring several foreign athletes competing at the World Aquatics Championships, rescue officials and witnesses said....
07:17, 07/27/2019

Sinaloa cartel shootout in Agua Prieta leaves nearly a dozen people dead DOUGLAS, Ariz. – A bloody gun battle in the border town of Agua Prieta, just across from Douglas, claimed the lives of nearly a dozen people. Three others were taken to the port of entry and transported to hospitals in the United States includi...
07:17, 06/12/2019

Multiple people dead, dozens missing after boat fire off California coast Several people are dead and dozens are unaccounted for after a diving boat caught on fire near Santa Barbara, California.        ...
05:18, 09/03/2019

SpaceX is about to launch 152 dead people's remains into orbit aboard a Falcon Heavy rocket SpaceX via Flickr On June 24, SpaceX plans to launch its third Falcon Heavy rocket — the world's most powerful operational launch system — and send 24 different satellites into orbit. One of the satellites will carry 152 metal capsules p...
04:00, 06/24/2019

Four people found dead inside Iowa home suffered gunshot wounds, police say Authorities are investigating the deaths of four individuals found Saturday in a West Des Moines home. All four suffered gunshot wounds, police said.        ...
23:17, 06/16/2019

Police: 11 people killed in shooting at Virginia Beach municipal center; suspect is dead VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Police: 11 people killed in shooting at Virginia Beach municipal center; suspect is dead....
01:51, 06/01/2019

41 people dead after an Aeroflot plane burst into flames during an emergency landing at a major Moscow airport 41 people were killed when an Aeroflot passenger plane burst into flames and was forced to make an emergency landing at a major Moscow airport Sunday evening. The Russian Investigative Committee confirmed late Sunday evening that there were 78 peopl...
04:51, 05/06/2019

Santa Cruz Island boat fire: dozens of people feared dead off California coast Up to 39 people were on diving boat that caught fire, five of whom have been confirmed rescuedA boat fire in southern California left eight people dead and at least 26 people missing after the vessel was engulfed in flames and sank in the dark of ear...
03:34, 09/03/2019

Mayor says 2 people confirmed dead after likely tornado roars through Oklahoma town and destroys hotel, causes damage EL RENO, Okla. (AP) — Mayor says 2 people confirmed dead after likely tornado roars through Oklahoma town and destroys hotel, causes damage....
14:34, 05/26/2019

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17:00, 09/04/2019

Devastating photos show the damage of Typhoon Lekima, which left at least 44 people dead and forced 1 million to evacuate in China Aly Song/Reuters Typhoon Lekima made landfall in China on August 10, resulting in widespread blackouts and some damaged property. Ahead of the Lekima's arrival, 1 million people were evacuated from their homes and hundreds of flights were canceled a...
01:17, 08/13/2019

Everest climber reveals shocking picture showing people queuing past dead body at mountain's summit An Everest climber has revealed a shocking photo which he says show people queueing past a dead body at the peak of the mountain, as the death toll of hikers rises....
09:34, 05/28/2019

'People screaming': At least 5 shot at Gilroy Garlic Festival; police say scene 'still active' Police in Northern California responded to reports of a shooting injuring at least five people at the Gilroy Garlic Festival Sunday afternoon.        ...
05:17, 07/29/2019

'People running everywhere': 1 dead, 3 wounded in Passover shooting at synagogue near San Diego Among the injured: a rabbi addressing the congregation and a juvenile female, authorities said. An older woman died. A suspect was detained by police.        ...
21:34, 04/28/2019

Report: US must communicate better with hostage families WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report says the United States must do a better job communicating with families of American hostages held overseas. That includes telling “hard truths” to loved ones about the chances for rescue and clarifying the g...
07:34, 06/24/2019

'I see dead people' on Facebook: What is to become of our digital remains? Facebook members who have died will outnumber the living on the social networking site within 50 years, analysis from Oxford suggests.        ...
22:00, 04/28/2019

Rapper RZA says arrested A$AP Rocky is a hostage in Sweden RZA of the Wu-Tang Clan says he’s concerned over what he calls a “hostage situation” for fellow rapper A$AP Rocky, who’s charged with assault in Sweden...
22:17, 07/27/2019

Records: 2 men took child hostage after reservation killings YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Court records say a homeowner told police that two men linked to the killing of five people on an Indian reservation in Washington state approached his residence and briefly took a child hostage at gunpoint before they were captu...
21:17, 06/11/2019

Police kill armed man who held bus hostage in Rio An armed man who took dozens of hostages on a bus in Brazil was shot dead by police following a four-hour standoff on Tuesday, authorities said.        ...
04:34, 08/21/2019

A dead planet is orbiting a dead sun in a distant dead solar system A piece of a planet that survived the death of its star has been spotted orbiting the stellar corpse. Planets in our solar system may look similar when the sun dies...
21:51, 04/28/2019

A ransomware attack is holding Baltimore's networks hostage A ransomware attack brought Baltimore city government's computers to a halt yesterday. The hackers are reportedly holding the city's files hostage, demanding up to 13 Bitcoins (about $76,280) to free the city's systems. As of this afte...
02:17, 05/09/2019

Former Taliban hostage admits striking wife but says she asked to be hit Joshua Boyle, charged with sexual assault, tells court estranged wife Caitlan Coleman was unfit to parent their four childrenThe Canadian man who spent five years held hostage in Afghanistan with his American wife has admitted striking her with a bro...
03:51, 09/11/2019

Dutch to seek clarification from Philippines on death of hostage Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok said on Friday he would seek clarification from the Philippines on the killing of a Dutch photographer held hostage by Islamic State-linked militants in the country since 2012....
11:17, 05/31/2019

French hostage says ordeal in Burkina Faso was 'hell' A French hostage, freed in Burkina Faso on Thursday during on overnight rescue in which two soldiers were killed, has described the experience as "hell."...
16:51, 05/15/2019

End of prison hostage standoff in France, 2 guards freed The French justice ministry says two guards have been freed after a hostage-taking by an inmate armed with a hand-made weapon at a top security French prison in Normandy....
09:51, 06/12/2019

Dutch hostage killed while trying to escape from militants in Philippines A Dutch photographer held hostage by Islamic State-linked militants in the Philippines since 2012 was killed on Friday by his captors when he tried to escape during a firefight on a remote southern island, the military said....
11:17, 05/31/2019

Armed teen surrenders to police after hostage siege An armed teenager with reported links to the Gilet-Jaunes movement in France has released his final hostages after a siege lasting nearly five hours....
02:17, 05/08/2019

Dutch Hostage Killed While Trying To Escape In Philippines: Army A Dutch birdwatcher held by Islamic State-linked terrorists was killed on Friday during a firefight between his kidnappers and soldiers in the southern Philippines, according to the military, which......
19:17, 05/31/2019

Baltimore's Government Held Hostage by Ransomware Attack For the second time in just over a year, Baltimore has fallen victim to a major cyberattack. Last year, hackers targeted the city’s 911 emergency system, but this time around, the city government’s files are being held hostage by ransomware.Read more...
02:17, 05/09/2019

Dutch hostage in Philippines killed while trying to escape from militants A Dutch photographer held hostage by Islamic State-linked militants in the Philippines since 2012 was killed on Friday by his captors when he tried to escape during a firefight on a remote southern island, the military said....
15:17, 05/31/2019

'I don't want to be held hostage on homophobia,' says French football boss The president of the French Football Federation (FFF) has said he is "totally against" the interruption of football matches as a result of homophobic chants and banners, despite rules introduced by the FFF this season instructing referees to do exact...
15:18, 09/11/2019

FlyCleaners customers claim laundry is being held ‘hostage’ Furious laundry service customers say they’ve been taken to the cleaners! Clients of FlyCleaners, a New York City-based laundry app, said they’ve been scammed by the door-to-door service — which allegedly has gone AWOL with their di...
01:00, 08/10/2019

Brazilian police kill man who held bus passengers hostage Brandishing a fake gun, a man on Tuesday took dozens of hostages on a bus in Brazil and threatened to set the vehicle on fire with gasoline before police shot him dead in a four-hour standoff on Latin America’s longest bridge...
23:34, 08/20/2019

A$AP Rocky: US envoy for hostage affairs sent to Sweden for rapper's trial Trump, who has advocated for the rapper’s release, sent the special envoy to Stockholm to monitor court proceedingsDonald Trump sent the US special presidential envoy for hostage affairs to Stockholm to monitor the court proceedings of the American r...
03:17, 07/31/2019

Woman sexually assaulted in home as 7 others held hostage: cops A woman was sexually assaulted by two push-in robbers in her Queens home over the weekend — as her mom and six other females, including a child and her nanny — were held hostage in a bedroom, cops said. Video caught one of the fiends with a black han...
01:00, 05/07/2019

Italian hostage freed after 3 years in Syria returns home MILAN (AP) — Italy’s defense minister says an Italian who had been held hostage in Syria for three years has been released and returned to Italy. Defense Minister Elisabetta Trenta late Wednesday confirmed Alessandro Sandrini’s arrival at...
12:51, 05/23/2019

Brazilian Police Kill Man Who Hijacked Bus, Held 37 Passengers Hostage (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Brandishing a fake gun, a man on Tuesday took dozens of hostages on a bus in Brazil and threatened to set the vehicle on fire with gasoline before police shot him dead in a four-hour standoff on Latin America’s longest ...
00:34, 08/21/2019

After Bolton fireworks, Trump picks low-key hostage negotiator to replace him U.S. President Donald Trump picked U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien on Wednesday as his fourth White House national security adviser, turning to a low-key choice for the position after the boisterous tenure of John Bolton....
23:51, 09/18/2019

Teen hostage-taker detained after store standoff in France PARIS (AP) — A teenager who held four women hostage for hours in a convenience store in the south of France was detained after an hourslong standoff. Police said the 17-year-old was detained just before midnight without incident, hours after he freed...
13:00, 05/08/2019

Rapper RZA of the Wu-Tang Clan says arrested A$AP Rocky is a hostage in Sweden RZA of the Wu-Tang Clan says he’s concerned over what he calls a hostage situation for fellow rapper A$AP Rocky, who’s charged with assault in Sweden.        ...
02:51, 07/28/2019

A$AP Rocky set to testify as Trump's hostage negotiator watches in court American rapper A$AP Rocky was brought to court in handcuffs for the second day of his assault trial in Sweden on Thursday, in a case being monitored from the courtroom by US President Donald Trump's special envoy for hostage affairs....
13:51, 08/01/2019

Hackers Are Holding Baltimore's Government Computers Hostage, and It's Not Even Close to Over On May 7, hackers infected about 10,000 of Baltimore city government’s computers with an aggressive form of ransomware called RobbinHood, and insisted the city pay 13 bitcoin (then $76,280, today $102,310) to cut the computers loose. The hackers clai...
23:17, 05/22/2019

A hostage negotiator, an ambassador, a nuclear envoy: Who might replace Bolton? One potential candidate to replace John Bolton as national security adviser is an official who was once responsible for helping Sarah Palin understand foreign policy....
01:51, 09/13/2019

Boris Johnson is a hostage in No 10. No wonder he fears a long contest | Zoe Williams Now that Labour has refused to rise to the prime minister’s bait, his project lies cruelly exposed in all its absurdityBoris Johnson’s strategy is coming apart. He had no plan for a deal. He promised not to call a general election. He feared the cons...
16:00, 09/05/2019

2 Sisters In Rajasthan Held Hostage, Raped For 2 Months, Say Police Two sisters were allegedly abducted and raped multiple times by a man who held them hostage for over two months in Dholpur district of Rajasthan, police said on Monday....
20:51, 07/15/2019

Ransomware attack on Baltimore continues to hold the city hostage Earlier this month, hackers successfully deployed a piece of ransomware that, for about two weeks now, has effectively shut down a range of key public services in the city of Baltimore. All told, the ransomware in question has locked down approximate...
03:17, 05/23/2019

Dutch hostage held by Filipino militants killed in gubattle MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine military officials say a long-held Dutch hostage has been shot and killed by his Abu Sayyaf captors when he tried to escape during a gunbattle in southern jungles. Military commander Brig. Gen. Divino Pabayo Jr. ...
10:17, 05/31/2019

'Shark Tank' star Kevin O'Leary was on boat involved in crash that left two people dead "Shark Tank" star Kevin O'Leary was involved in a fatal boat crash at Lake Joseph in Ontario, Canada, confirming he was a passenger.        ...
23:17, 08/28/2019

Florida City Votes to Pay Off Criminals Holding Computer Systems Hostage The leaders of Riviera Beach, Florida, this week voted to authorize a payment of $600,000 to criminals who crippled the city’s computer system after targeting its police department with ransomware.Read more......
22:17, 06/20/2019

That Time My Delivered Package Was Held Hostage and Exchanged for a Six Pack of Beer I’m one of those people who live in a neighborhood where anytime I get an “out for delivery” email/text/raven for any package that won’t fit into my mailbox, I know it means it’s time for me to head home. I will either receive the package personally ...
02:17, 05/09/2019

Ex-Taliban hostage tells court he hit wife with broom handle because ‘she enjoyed it’ A Canadian man who with his American wife was held hostage by the Taliban for five years in Afghanistan reportedly testified that he only struck her with a broom handle because she asked to be spanked, as his sexual assault trial continued Tuesday....
23:34, 09/11/2019

Kamala Harris: Trump holding 'America's infrastructure hostage' over Dem investigations California senator and 2020 Democratic candidate Kamala Harris accused President Trump of holding "America's infrastructure hostage" after scrapping his White House meeting with Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday. ...
14:51, 05/23/2019

Man held hostage by Taliban-linked group says wife is 'incompetent mother' Joshua Boyle, charged with sexual assault, tells court estranged wife Caitlan Coleman was unfit to parent the their four childrenThe Canadian man who spent five years held hostage in Afghanistan with his American wife has accused her of “incompetence...
20:17, 09/10/2019

France honors soldiers who died during hostage rescue in Burkina Faso An American woman who was taken hostage in Burkina Faso was nearly handed over to al-Qaida militants before she was rescued by U.S. commandos, a French military officer said Tuesday....
20:34, 05/14/2019

Brazil police again arrest Eike Batista, once Brazil's richest man Police in Brazil on Thursday arrested Eike Batista, the charismatic mining and oil magnate who was once Brazil's richest man, on suspicion of money laundering and "capital market manipulation."...
15:17, 08/08/2019

Philippine military says Dutch hostage has been killed by Muslim militants during gunbattle with troops MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine military says Dutch hostage has been killed by Muslim militants during gunbattle with troops....
10:17, 05/31/2019

Inmate takes guard, trainee hostage in high-security French prison Special police forces were deployed to the Conde-sur-Sarthe prison where an inmate used an improvised weapon to take a guard and a trainee hostage. The prisoner reportedly has a history of holding up guards....
02:17, 06/12/2019

Dutch birdwatcher held hostage by terrorists killed in gun battle with Philippine army Ewold Horn from the Netherlands was Islamist militant group Abu Sayyaf's longest-held hostage. The military said that it also killed the Abu Sayyaf commander's wife during its raid....
18:51, 05/31/2019

Trump taps hostage negotiator Robert C. O'Brien as new national security director The US' chief hostage negotiator is Trump's pick to replace John Bolton as national security adviser. The lawyer has a history of foreign policy consultancy....
18:34, 09/18/2019

Trump picks Robert O’Brien, U.S. hostage negotiator, as national security adviser O'Brien, currently a presidential envoy for hostage affairs at the U.S. Department of State, has a long history in Republican foreign policy circles....
10:34, 09/19/2019

Macri, Judiciary using Florencia Kirchner as hostage to stifle CFK candidacy: Alberto Fernández alleges 'Cristina Kirchner is the best candidate' to defeat President Mauricio Macri at the October presidential election, her former Cabinet Chief Alberto Fernández says....
16:34, 05/16/2019

Freed American hostage in Burkina Faso was destined to be transferred to Al Qaeda, French officials say French officials say the American hostage in Burkina Faso, who was freed thanks to the deadly raid by French forces, would have been given to a group linked to Al Qaeda....
20:51, 05/14/2019

Ex-prison officer sues Ministry of Justice for £350k over hostage ordeal 'that ended her career' A former prison officer who claims her career was ended by the trauma of being taken hostage by an "extremely violent" inmate is suing the Ministry of Justice for nearly £350,000....
12:51, 07/25/2019

Biracial rapper pulls out of festival after learning white people charged $10 more than people of color A biracial rapper pulled out of a Michigan music festival after she learned that white people would be charged twice the amount to attend than "people of color."...
18:34, 07/07/2019

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar E3 2019 PC rumours Red Dead Redemption 2 updates this week extend beyond mere content updates to the game and Red Dead Online, but also some sneaky suspicions that the game could be released on PC too....
11:00, 06/09/2019

Japan stabbing attack leaves at least 2 dead, 16 hurt; suspect dead, reports say A knife-wielding man attacked commuters -- including schoolchildren -- waiting at a suburban Tokyo bus stop during the morning rush hour Tuesday, killing at least one person and wounding at least 19 others before he killed himself, Japanese police an...
07:34, 05/28/2019

Red Dead Online Is Filled With Massive Piles Of Dead And Burned Horses Red Dead Online players jumping into the game yesterday and today have discovered something terrible and strange: Piles of burned horse carcasses outside some towns, like Valentine. Many are surprised to find these piles and it seems to be the result...
17:51, 05/19/2019

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar Soundtrack Release Date Red Dead Redemption 2 news this week focuses on some new content updates for Red Dead Online and a surprise announcement for The Music of Red Dead Redemption 2: Original Soundtrack...
23:00, 06/15/2019

Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Update: Red Dead Online news as shock RDR2 PC rumours return Red Dead Redemption 2 news this week includes plenty of new Red Dead Online bonuses' and another instance of rumours surrounding a PC release for the game....
07:17, 05/12/2019

Red Dead Redemption 2 UPDATE: Red Dead Online good news amid shock GTA 5 reveal Rockstar and Take-Two had quite a lot of information to drop on us this week regarding Red Dead Online and Red Dead Redemption 2 - here's everything you need to know....
16:51, 05/19/2019

Worker found dead after Illinois plant explosion; 2 others believed dead as rescuers suspend search Authorities searching for three missing workers after an explosion and fire at an Illinois silicone plant have recovered one body, according to reports....
22:51, 05/04/2019

Texas shooting leaves 7 dead, 19 injured; suspect dead At least 21 people were shot and five people were killed Saturday in a series of shootings in the area of Midland and Odessa, Texas, an Odessa city official told Fox News....
21:17, 09/01/2019

Leon Edwards: MMA saved me from being 'dead, in prison or dead broke' Leon Edwards will fight Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC Fight Night on Saturday. For Edwards, getting to this point meant leaving a life filled with violence, crime and gangs....
15:51, 07/18/2019

Why cat people and dog people's personalities match those of their pet People's personalities often have more in common with their dog or cat than their friends, and now we know why owners and their animals are such a purr-fect match...
20:00, 07/05/2019

Former Oklahoma state senator found dead with gunshot wound is 2nd GOP ex-lawmaker found dead in two days A former Republican state senator in Oklahoma was found dead with a gunshot wound in his home Wednesday, the second former GOP state lawmaker found fatally wounded in as many days....
07:51, 06/08/2019

This Free People Apparel Isn't Free, People, But It's Cheaper Than Usual Ultimate boho brand Free People’s effortlessly cool, vintage-y styles don’t come without some heavy lifting on the part of your wallet. But today, flower children should head over to Nordstrom Rack, where Free People clothing and lingerie is marked w...
23:34, 05/09/2019

Consider Taking A Shower Before A Bath Science says this is how you probably take a bath: You plug the drain and run the water to get it nice and hot. While the tub is filling up, maybe you put on some music, or a podcast, or even a sporting event. Perhaps you grab a beer or some wine or ...
22:34, 05/10/2019

Wiggins: The Tour is G's for the taking now "Geraint Thomas can \"definitely\" defend his Tour de France title after an opening week which has crushed the hopes of some of his General Classification rivals, according to Bradley Wiggins."...
11:34, 07/15/2019

The FCC is finally taking robocalls seriously Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai quoted a late Democratic Senator from South Carolina, Fritz Hollings, in an op-ed he penned for USA Today Thursday ahead of a vote by the commission to give carriers new permission to block robocall...
03:51, 06/07/2019

How Turkish TV is taking over the world Shows such as Magnificent Century have come to rival US TV for international popularity, sweeping through the Middle East, Asia and Latin America. What explains their global success? By Fatima Bhutto‘The first agreement we should make is: don’t call ...
14:51, 09/13/2019

Taking the sting out of summer (NBC News) Ticks, mosquitoes and bees provide some of the peskiest parts of summer. Some of those stings can be life threatening. “You should seek medical attention immediatly if you start to develop difficulty breathing,” warns Dr. Neha ...
23:34, 07/08/2019

Red Sox taking chance on their own Tim Tebow There is a Tim Tebow-like experiment underway in Boston. The Red Sox signed Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks last week after selecting the former high school pitcher in the 31st round of the 2019 MLB draft. Franks received a $40,000 signing bonus, ...
09:00, 07/16/2019

GHB: The new old drug taking over Berlin It's cheap, easy to make, and incredibly dangerous, and Berlin's night clubs may be complicit its trade and use. But targeting the clubs would also deprive the LGBT community of a precious oasis....
21:17, 05/10/2019

Angels vs. Rangers: Taking the Over is the way to go The Angels had one of the best bullpen ERAs in the big leagues the first month of the season, but since the bats have picked it up, the arms have dipped down, which has evened out what were a ton of Under games earlier this season. The Angels played ...
20:00, 05/26/2019

The Best Note-taking Apps We recently polled readers with suggestions for the best note-taking apps. Most of you said you still do things the old-fashioned way with pen and paper—a technique I heartily endorse....
00:00, 09/04/2019

Taking Another Look at the Author of ‘The White Man’s Burden’ Christopher Benfey’s “If: The Untold Story of Kipling’s American Years” traces their influence on his work — and Kipling’s lasting influence on others....
16:34, 07/07/2019

Best note-taking app for iPad Pro of 2019 The iPad Pro is Apple's flagship entry into the business market, aiming to extend its consumer user base while also making the sheer mobility and versatility of the IPad Pro to extend its business usability. And in this sense, it is working, wit...
13:17, 06/20/2019

ExOfficio Is Taking 60% Off Sale Items, For One Day Only For one day only, ExOfficio is taking up an additional 60% off already discounted sale items from last season. Choose from athletic wear, suits, casual shirts, and, of course, underwear for both men and women. ExOfficio underwear are not only one of ...
14:34, 05/04/2019

GoodNotes v. Notability: Which note-taking app is best on iOS? iOS note-taking apps are plentiful, but two stand apart--GoodNotes and Notability offer pros and cons. Here's how to know which of these iOS note-taking apps is best for you....
04:00, 09/04/2019

Ron Chernow is a historian. Now he’s taking a comedian’s job. Huh? The White House Correspondents' Association chose the best-selling historian to be the featured speaker at this year's dinner, continuing the ascent of historians as major public figures....
18:34, 04/28/2019

SABIC CEO says no interest in taking over Clariant Saudi Basic Industries Corp (SABIC) has no interest in taking over Swiss chemicals firm Clariant and considers its 25% stake in the company as "a long term strategic investment," said its chief executive Yousef al-Benyan on Sunday....
13:17, 07/28/2019

Taking Out a Student Loan Is Better Than Dropping Out New research shows that students who borrowed more defaulted less, probably because the additional credits they were able to complete led to more stable careers....
03:17, 09/07/2019

Feral Parrots Are Taking Over America Visitors to Chicago’s Hyde Park or New York’s Green-Wood Cemetery may be surprised to hear the raucous squawks of lime-green monk parakeets. These birds, descendants of escaped pets, have managed to create thriving colonies in these cities despite th...
06:51, 05/15/2019

At 75, Taking Care of Mom, 99: ‘We Did Not Think She Would Live This Long’ The phenomenon some experts call “aging together” — people in their 60s and 70s, usually women, helping much older relatives — can take a financial toll....
13:17, 06/27/2019

This guy became a millionaire at 24 by taking his shirt off on YouTube Want to look like a superhero, barely working out and eating chocolate and burgers? Greg O'Gallagher says his fitness company Kinobody's minimalist approach can help, and sales more than doubled from $2 million in 2016 to $5 million in 2018...
21:51, 05/06/2019

Taking flight from an automotive cradle Detroit startup Airspace Experience Technologies is creating the Mobi-One, an electric vertical takeoff-and-landing aircraft capable of carrying cargo and passengers. Like the industry it's trying to help create, the aircraft doesn't yet exist....
13:34, 07/15/2019

LEX 18 Habitat House Taking Shape LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – LEX 18 is partnering with CHI St. Joseph Health and Habitat for Humanity to build a home for a deserving family. Although work started just a few weeks ago, major progress is already being made. LEX 18 is partnering w...
02:17, 06/16/2019

We might already know where Marvel is taking the MCU after ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Following the release of Avengers: Endgame, Marvel fans are more curious than ever about how the studio plans to top (or even reach) the heights of the Infinity Saga in the future. The movie has already topped $2.5 billion and the box office to becom...
19:17, 05/15/2019

Why The Times Is Taking Down Its Paywall for 3 Days As we mark World Press Freedom Day, our international editor asks each of us to imagine what would happen around the world if journalists, and the public, were not watching....
00:17, 05/03/2019

Yankees are taking this to an unheard of extreme BALTIMORE — The Replacements? The Expendables? The B-Team? Forget it, I’m not any good at nicknames. Someone smarter than me (setting the bar low) can come up with a handle for the Yankees’ never-ending array of guys fresh off the last Bus From Nowhe...
06:51, 08/06/2019

Here's how fintech is taking over the world — and what's coming next BI Intelligence Digital disruption is affecting every aspect of the fintech industry. Over the past five years, fintech has established itself as a fundamental part of the global financial services ecosystem.See the rest of the story at Business Insi...
19:17, 09/17/2019

What Are Your Favorite Apps for Taking Notes? The internet and subsequent rise of smartphones and cloud storage have revolutionized the act of taking notes. It’s easier than ever to save your thoughts (since we almost always have a connected device within arm’s reach), access them from a variety...
22:17, 08/23/2019

Former FARC commanders say they are taking up arms again Former commanders for the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) say they are taking up arms again after what they consider to be the failure of a 2016 peace deal to guarantee their political rights....
01:17, 08/30/2019

Artificial intelligence: Are machines taking over? Artificial intelligence expert Toby Walsh is convinced that machines will be as smart as human beings within just 50 years. He spoke to DW about the benefits, and ways to prevent the worst consequences....
11:51, 07/10/2019

Yankees are taking this to an unheard-of extreme BALTIMORE — The Replacements? The Expendables? The B-Team? Forget it, I’m not any good at nicknames. Someone smarter than me (setting the bar low) can come up with a handle for the Yankees’ never-ending array of guys fresh off the last Bus From Nowhe...
17:17, 08/06/2019

Why 400 jet skis are taking over NYC waters this weekend Despite being surrounded by water, most don’t consider NYC a hot spot for water sports — that is, unless you’re one of the hundreds of jet skiers splashing into the city this weekend for the annual NYC Jet Ski Invasion. Starting on ...
01:51, 06/29/2019

The best note-taking apps for students Every student needs a good note-taking system. The human brain, after all, can only store and retain so much information. There's nothing wrong with relying solely on pen and paper (and if that's your preference, go for it!). But if you...
02:34, 07/25/2019

Grumpy Cat has died, and the internet isn’t taking it well Celebrities come in all shapes, sizes, and, as the internet has taught us, species. Tardar Sauce, better known by her nickname “Grumpy Cat,” was one of the most popular felines on the web and, it would seem, in the world. In a sad post Fr...
17:34, 05/17/2019

Man 'assaults boy for not taking hat off during US national anthem' A man has been charged with the assault of a minor in Montana after witnesses say he threw a 13-year-old to the floor for "disrespecting the national anthem"....
14:51, 08/07/2019

Dr Disrespect Doesn't Seem To Be Taking His Twitch Ban Very Seriously Last week, Dr Disrespect, a popular streamer who parodies toxic gamers by just straight up being one (except in a wig), got banned from Twitch and booted from E3 for streaming from inside a public bathroom, an act that’s illegal in the state of Calif...
00:51, 06/18/2019

The huge ships taking over the seas When Symphony of the Seas, an 18-deck cruise ship measuring longer than a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, sailed out of port for the very first time this April, it smashed yet another size record in the cruise industry....
17:17, 05/13/2019

Boris Johnson on Verge of Taking Over in U.K. The former foreign secretary and London mayor, a polarizing figure known for over-the-top displays, has promised to take Britain out of the European Union, even without a deal....
12:51, 07/24/2019

La-Z-Boy Shares Aren't Taking a Break In a stumbling stock market, La-Z-Boy shares are up 17% so far this year, outpacing the broader market as well as the broader retail segment. The latest boosts for the stock were some upbeat results, announced this week...
20:51, 08/23/2019

The top 4 mistakes companies make when taking VC funding Startup funding has reached record levels. But founders who get caught up in the rush for cash could make major mistakes, risking their company’s future.Read More...
09:00, 06/02/2019

Yankees’ bullpen taking steps toward finally becoming whole The Yankees bullpen hasn’t been as dominant as many predicted before the season, but it could be getting an important arm back relatively soon. Dellin Betances, who has been sidelined with a right shoulder impingement all season, could begin a throwi...
05:17, 05/06/2019

This duo is taking on San Diego’s electric scooter industry SAN DIEGO – Two men in San Diego have impounded thousands of electric scooters they say have been left littered about the city and endangering pedestrians, sparking a battle with companies that have flooded cities with the two-wheelers. John He...
00:17, 08/02/2019

'We Know We’re Not Taking It Far Enough': A Ubisoft VP Wrestles With Politics In Games A couple of months ago, in a meeting room on the outskirts of the Los Angeles Convention Center during the E3 gaming show, Ubisoft’s Tommy Francois described what he thought would be the ultimate video game....
00:17, 08/15/2019

Some carriers have already started taking iPhone 11 reservations Apple just released the latest iOS 13 beta version which contains an unexpected gem: the actual 2019 iPhone keynote date. That’s September 10th, just as we suspected, although the iPhone maker is yet to issue invites for the press conference. I...
00:17, 08/17/2019

Not just FaceApp: 4 popular apps also taking your information Experts say FaceApp isn’t doing anything unusual by harvesting your personal data and there’s probably a bunch apps on your phone doing the same thing!       ...
16:51, 07/22/2019

In Europe, the Movement to Give Up Air Travel Is Taking Off. Could the U.S. Be Next? As a fairly reserved group, Scandinavians tend to be generally disinclined to chat to people they don’t know. But as the train for Berlin pulls out of Malmo station in southern Sweden late on a July afternoon during one of this summer’s m...
21:17, 08/01/2019

Jay Inslee Is Actually Taking the Climate Refugee Crisis Seriously In a future where storms are more powerful and entire communities are destroyed, people are going to need somewhere to go. They’re gonna need new homes—and a leader willing to let them in....
19:00, 06/06/2019

Taking a city’s pulse with moveable sensors Suppose you have 10 taxis in Manhattan. What portion of the borough’s streets do they cover in a typical day? Before we answer that, let’s examine why it would be useful to know this fact. Cities have a lot of things that need measuring: air pollu...
01:00, 06/12/2019

VW starts taking deposits for its ID.3 electric hatchback VW is finally ready to take €1,000 deposits for the production version of its I.D. electric hatchback in 29 European countries. Now called the ID.3, the finished car (which won't come with the colorful camouflage above) is initially availab...
02:17, 05/09/2019

Hang on to your hat! How headgear is taking over from trainers in menswear From floral crowns to woollen doughnuts, hats are sweeping the catwalks and sales are up on the high street. Here’s the heads up on the trendA headpiece made of fresh flowers, a panama worn with flares and aviators, a dinky knitted circular crown. Ac...
19:34, 06/26/2019

The joys of taking up 11-a-side football in your late 30s With my 40th birthday looming, I joined a veterans’ team. Thankfully no one seemed to mind that I was more of a noviceBy When Saturday Comes, part of the Guardian Sport NetworkI’m standing on the touchline, though it’s more of a contorted crouch, as ...
13:51, 08/01/2019

Lyon are taking a big gamble on Juninho and Sylvinho Lyon legend Juninho has returned to the club as sporting director, with Sylvinho taking over as his head coachBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsIt’s difficult to overstate Juninho’s legendary status at Lyon. Between 2002 and 20...
20:51, 05/20/2019

Kelechi Osemele could be key to Jets’ offense taking off The impact Kelechi Osemele can have on the Jets might best be described by the relief from those who no longer have to face the left guard. “It’s great,” linebacker C.J. Mosley said. “I don’t have to headbutt him every time and [worry about] him tryi...
15:17, 07/29/2019

Lizzo Has the Ultimate PSA for Taking Your Makeup Off at Night She's "100 percent that bitch," but even Lizzo can suffer from a breakout. The songstress who dominated our summer playlist is just as trendsetting when it comes to a......
17:00, 09/04/2019

Joe Tsai Is Big in Business. Now He’s Taking On Women’s Basketball. Tsai, the new owner of the Liberty and part owner of the Nets, has made a fortune as a founder of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group. He’s hoping his skills can produce needed revenue for the W.N.B.A....
18:00, 05/19/2019

4 Your Health: Taking care of your body before and after birth Women should be more concerned with weight before rather than during pregnancy. New research suggests women should worry more about their weight before getting pregnant than what they gain while carrying a child. The Dutch study of nearly 200,000 wom...
21:00, 05/08/2019

How HONOR Is Taking Smartphone Photography to the Next Level HONOR has been at the forefront of innovation in smartphone cameras for quite some time now, and continues to introduce new features with every new smartphone that it introduced to the market....
21:00, 07/15/2019

Missed Opportunity: Taking a Knee at the Debates Now that Night Two of the Democratic debates is officially underway, we can report that every single one of the 20 candidates on stage over two nights missed the obvious opportunity to take a knee during the US national anthem....
02:17, 08/01/2019

Taking out student loans? You need to know these 27 finance terms If you’re new to the student loan and financial aid process, the terminology can be confusing. Here’s a list of terms that borrowers should know.       ...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Man miraculously survives taking an arrow to the heart A man narrowly escaped death after an arrow pierced his heart and doctors in Italy performed emergency surgery to remove it, a report said Tuesday. The 47-year-old man walked into Molinette Hospital in Turin, Italy, with the arrow sicking out of his ...
11:17, 05/22/2019

UK PM candidate Gove admits taking cocaine Michael Gove, a leading contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said he had used cocaine and has "deep regrets" about taking the drug on several occasions....
03:17, 06/08/2019

Ina Road celebration taking place all weekend TUCSON- On Saturday, the town of Marana hosted an Ina Road weekend celebration to mark the end of the multi-million dollar construction project. “This is the largest construction project ever done in the town of Marana,” said Marana Mayor...
05:51, 05/05/2019

New keto menus prove that the diet’s taking over NYC Extra butter, hold the popcorn. The dine-in movie theater chain Ipic just launched a keto diet-friendly menu. Now, followers of the high-fat, low-carb keto regimen can dine on entrees that contain fewer than 5 grams of carbs, as well as sugar-free co...
04:17, 05/15/2019

J-Lo for the win? Taking an early look at Oscars 2020 frontrunners The major fall festivals are now over, giving us a clearer idea of which stars might find themselves prepping an acceptance speech for FebruaryAfter what’s been a mostly God-awful year at the movies, the fall festival season has felt more necessary t...
12:51, 09/16/2019

Pole-sitter Bottas taking nothing for granted "Valtteri Bottas may be on pole position for Sunday’s Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix, but the Finn will need no reminding that when it comes to the unforgiving streets of Baku that is not even half the job done."...
14:34, 05/01/2019

Is a new generation taking over the Democratic party? – podcast Kamala Harris was the big winner of the first round of Democratic party debates in the US. This week, her poll numbers surged and so did donations to her campaign. But as Lauren Gambino in Washington notes, it was bad news for the frontrunners as Joe...
07:34, 07/04/2019

The Giants’ new Odell Beckhams are taking charge It is, Sterling Shepard admits, “still a little weird” and “an adjustment.’’ Of course it is. As much as players are often viewed as interchangeable parts, some are missed more than others, based on the personality they exude and the aura they emote....
06:51, 06/24/2019

Here’s why your Windows 10 computer has been taking forever to shut down lately If you’ve been noticing that your PC has been acting a little wonky of late, it could be the result of a newly unearthed bug that impacts how long it takes machines running a certain version of Windows 10 to shut down or enter sleep mode. Micro...
03:51, 06/26/2019

How Kirby Howell-Baptiste Wound Up Taking Over TV If the name Kirby Howell-Baptiste doesn't ring a bell just yet, give it time. Her face, however, certainly should. With the arrival of Desperate Housewives creator Marc Cherry's......
14:17, 08/15/2019

Best note-taking apps for Android in 2019 Smartphones provide incredible flexibility for the home consumer or business user, not least with the profusion of apps available to use. It doesn't matter whether you're just looking to write a shopping list, make creative notes, or take b...
00:51, 06/20/2019

Italy open to taking stake in FCA-Renault tie-up Renault's board is meeting today to review Fiat's proposal after failing to come to a decision Tuesday. Its directors are examining in detail a preliminary merger agreement hammered out over the past days....
15:17, 06/05/2019

Facebook's cryptocurrency plan is taking shape The world's biggest social network has indicated that it wants to move into the payments industry by launching its own cryptocurrency next year. DW looks at what's behind Facebook's not-so-cryptic plan....
15:00, 06/18/2019

Bolsonaro wants Macron's apology before taking G7 Amazonia aid The Brazilian president said he will only accept $20 million anti-fire funds from the G7 if Macron withdraws "insults". However, a spokesman later appeared to backtrack on those demands, instead insisting on control....
07:51, 08/28/2019

What are emoluments and is Trump taking them from foreign powers? When Benjamin Franklin, the first US ambassador to France, was given a diamond-encrusted snuff box by the King, he followed the rules against "emoluments" to officials by foreign states and asked Congress if he could keep it. They said sure, and he d...
17:34, 05/03/2019

'Bro, it's taking the p***!' - Kyrgios in 'rigging' rant at Queen's "Nick Kyrgios accused a line judge of \"rigging\" his delayed first-round match against Roberto Carballes Baena at the Queen\u0027s Club Championships on Thursday."...
17:34, 06/20/2019

The young New Zealand model taking NYC by storm If you want to know where to eat in the Big Apple, ask Jordan Daniels. Never mind that she’s 21, from New Zealand and one of those creatures who mere mortals assume don’t eat — a model. Or that she just moved here a year ago. During her shoot for The...
03:00, 09/01/2019

RJ Barrett taking his Knicks debut dud in stride LAS VEGAS — The earthquake may have been the best part of RJ Barrett’s opening NBA night. The game being called in the fourth quarter amid precautionary concerns about the swaying scoreboard overshadowed Barrett’s dud-of-a-debut. Forcing many attempt...
04:17, 07/07/2019

'Artists don't value it': pop accused of taking advantage of dancers Vague promises of ‘exposure’ used as cover for poor pay and insecure working conditions, Guardian toldLast year, one of pop’s rising stars was heading to London for a show and needed local dancers to accompany her. The singer’s management only wanted...
15:00, 07/12/2019

Bills now taking more than twice as long to get through Canada’s Senate The calculations were made using the number of sitting days between the time a bill was introduced in the Senate and when it passed third reading there....
16:51, 06/30/2019

Is it safe to drink alcohol while taking prednisone? Whether a person can drink alcohol while taking prednisone depends on a range of factors, including the length of the treatment, the dosage, and how much alcohol they drink. Learn more here....
23:51, 05/07/2019

Fewer German women are taking the pill A survey published on Thursday showed that fewer German women were taking the birth control pill than before, with condoms becoming more popular. The pill has been associated with health risks in recent years....
18:51, 09/19/2019

New Sugar Bowl CEO Hundley taking over July 1 Sugar Bowl officials say the organization is set to welcome Jeff Hundley as new chief executive officer on July 1       ...
07:51, 06/28/2019

The voracious and invasive lionfish is taking over the Atlantic. Here's why. One of the most notorious invasive species around, the lionfish, is known for its voracious appetite and can literally eat its competitors out of an ecosystem. And that's what the striking fish is doing, feasting its way through waters that stretch f...
16:34, 09/11/2019

Optus is taking 20% off some iPhone XS, Galaxy S10+ and SIM-only plans Whether your phone contract has just expired or has long been in need of changing, now's a good opportunity to snag an excellent new plan from Optus.The telco is offering a stellar 20% discount on several of its plans, although you'll have ...
04:51, 05/21/2019

Lakers taking time to replace Cousins DeMarcus Cousins likely will miss the 2019-20 season with a torn ACL, leaving the Lakers with a big hole to fill alongside Anthony Davis and LeBron James....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Is the US finally taking sexual abuse in sports seriously? US politicians are now getting involved in an effort to avoid a repetition of the Larry Nassar scandal. But questions over funding remainsHas Congress finally taken up the leadership reins in combating sexual abuse in Olympic sports? Or are we seeing...
13:51, 08/06/2019

Man tried to rape woman who was taking out trash in Brooklyn A woman who was taking out her garbage Sunday night in Brooklyn was followed back into her building by a man who tried to rape her, but she was able to fight him off and scream for help, cops said. The 32-year-old victim was near Myrtle Ave. and Cent...
23:51, 07/09/2019

How to Protect Your DNA Data Before and After Taking an at-Home Test Mail-in genetic tests offer a wealth of information about your ancestry and insight into medical risks — in exchange for a lot of data. Here’s where that data goes, and how to delete it....
00:34, 06/13/2019

Colombia FARC negotiators say they are taking up arms again The top peace negotiator for the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia says that he and a small cadre of supporters are taking up arms again, accusing President Ivan Duque of failing to uphold the accord that sought to end a half century of fighting...
16:51, 08/29/2019

Hard to swallow: the problem with taking too many antacids We eat millions of indigestion tablets every year, which would be perfectly safe if we took them correctly. But we don’tNoah Fagan says he “used to go through antacids like sweets. I had a big list of foods I couldn’t eat. I’d take at least three ant...
21:17, 08/04/2019

This Brand Is Taking The Tiny Bag Trend To The Next Level "Our inspiration first came from trying to figure out the smallest, functional bag that we could make in order to utilise all of our damaged, authentic Louis Vuitton bags"...
22:17, 08/06/2019

The Pentagon is taking on ISIS 'clandestine insurgency' The remnants of the Islamic State have returned to the group's insurgent roots since the destruction of its land caliphate earlier this year, but it may be regrouping to make another land grab, the Pentagon says....
11:00, 09/19/2019

Amazon's Taking $50 Off the Apple Watch Series 4 The Apple Watch as a product line may have had a rocky launch, but its latest iteration, the Series 4, is a seriously impressive leap forward. So whether you’re finally upgrading your original model, or even getting your very first wearable, it’s the...
23:34, 05/03/2019

Elliott Appears to Revert to Old Form in Taking On AT&T Elliott Management, one of the most ambitious and aggressive activist investors, has set its sights on one of its biggest targets yet in picking a fight with AT&T....
01:51, 09/10/2019

After Florida's ex-felons won the right to vote, Republicans are taking it away Election reform bill SB 7066 adds a provision that felons with restitution, fees or fines will not be allowed to cast a ballotWhen two-thirds of Florida’s voters chose to restore voting rights to nearly 1.5 million ex-felons in the state last Novembe...
06:00, 05/04/2019

Frugal Traveler: Taking the $57-a-Day Challenge in Prague That’s what a typical resident of the city earns. Can you get a real taste of the Czech capital for that much? Without skimping on the beer or the sights?...
12:00, 05/09/2019

How NAB is taking Australia's skills shortage into its own hands The National Australia Bank is seeking 2,000 tech-focused staff and sending more than 2,000 of its existing staff through training provided by AWS to combat the looming skills shortage....
01:00, 04/29/2019

Amazon's Taking $60-$100 Off Every eero Router Bundle If Amazon’s recent acquisition of eero didn’t scare you off the pioneer in mesh networking, the retailer is celebrating its new networking play-thing with big discounts across the board, for a limited time....
01:17, 05/21/2019

Why Hondurans are taking to the streets or leaving the country Dead protesters, a "failed state" and accusations of high-level drug trafficking. This time it's not Venezuela in the headlines, but key US ally Honduras....
10:34, 07/06/2019

Istanbul mayor's race: Taking on the establishment Ekrem Imamoglu rocked Turkish politics with his shock mayoral victory in Istanbul in March. But after the first vote was annulled over apparent irregularities, he's running again. Opinion polls show that he's ahead....
17:51, 06/22/2019

Grandson is taking grandma to all 61 national parks Brad Ryan's 89-year-old grandma Joy told him she regretted how few trips she took in her life. So Ryan made it his mission to get her to all US national parks....
01:00, 08/18/2019

How to use Micropad as a synchronized note-taking tool Find out how to install and sync a mobile note-taking tool, which offers a couple of unique features that might appeal to open source users who want a bit more control over what is synched....
04:51, 05/02/2019

Boeing has so many grounded 737 Max planes they're taking over the employee parking lot That's the problem Boeing employees at the company's Renton, Wa. factory are dealing with. Aerial footage from Seattle's King 5 news shows striking images of the planes cozying up to Priuses and SUV as Boeing works to get them back in ...
22:17, 06/26/2019

Taking the children with you on holiday – archive, 20 August 1954 20 August 1954 Some parents may want to leave their children at home but Kathleen Denbigh believes in establishing the habit of family travel early Whether it is a question of a holiday or a non-holiday visit abroad, parents often ask themselves: “Is...
08:51, 08/20/2019

Colombia’s ex-Davis Cup captain suspended for taking payoffs LONDON (AP) — Colombia’s former Davis Cup captain, Miguel Tobon, has been suspended for a year and fined $20,000 by the Tennis Integrity Unit for accepting payoffs in return for tournament wild-card entries. The TIU says Tobon was found guilty ...
20:17, 05/18/2019

Woman sentenced for taking child from Kansas to Russia WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Russian woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison for taking a child she had with a Kansas man to her native country and demanding money before she would allow the father to talk to his daughter. Bogdana Alexandrovna Mo...
02:00, 06/07/2019

Watch Dogs Legion gameplay premiere: Taking the “N” out of “NPC” Sure, ride an oversized drone like you're the Green Goblin. [credit: Ubisoft ] LOS ANGELES—The rumors and leaks are true: the next Watch Do...
01:17, 06/11/2019

Protesters are taking to the streets in Moscow. The Kremlin is watching to see if others will do the same It's marching season in Moscow: Over the weekend, police detained more than 1,000 people in protests over municipal elections scheduled for September....
06:17, 07/30/2019

NASA’s SLS rocket is finally taking shape, well behind schedule NASA fully intends to send humans back to the Moon sooner rather than later. Despite funding woes, the agency is still doing its best to hold true to a 2024 deadline set forth by the Trump administration, and things are slowly beginning to come toget...
19:36, 09/20/2019

The Latest: Trump says Mexico taking advantage of US laws WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Trump’s decision to impose tariffs on all Mexican imports (all times local): 10:30 a.m. President Donald Trump says Mexico has been taking advantage of the United States for decades because of ineffecti...
19:17, 05/31/2019

With 9th baby, lawmaker, wife ‘taking AOC’s carbon footprint for ourselves’ Wisconsin Republican Rep. Sean Duffy and his wife, Fox contributor Rachel-Campos Duffy, are decidedly not taking liberal Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s advice to zip it up and forgo having children because it might promote global warming....
20:17, 05/15/2019

China says it is only taking actions in self defense in U.S. trade dispute China's Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday the United States was defining the two countries' dispute over trade as a trade war, and China was only taking action in self-defense....
12:17, 05/15/2019

Titan Note : The Innovative Notes-Taking Device Titan Note is the world’s first most advanced and featured transcription device. It can record everything accurately and then converts it into text. Titan Note is best for booth students as well as professionals. It takes notes for you better than yo...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Murder of crows crash into substation, taking out power The outage, which Manitoba Hydro said affected thousands of customers in St. James and further west toward Headingley, was apparently caused by 'a flock of crows making contact with equipment at a substation.'...
22:00, 08/22/2019

‘Everyone dies’: Barr says he’s unconcerned about the toll his job is taking on his reputation In a CBS interview, the attorney general also defended Trump against accusations that he is “shredding institutions,” saying he’s seen no evidence of that....
20:51, 05/31/2019

Michelle Wie is taking rest of the year off to finally get healthy Michelle Wie is done for the year. The LPGA star returned to competition last week, but it was obvious that she still felt a great deal of pain.        ...
03:00, 06/29/2019

| Where's Joe? Biden taking it slow in early campaign days While Democratic presidential hopefuls barnstorm through early voting states, 2020 party nomination frontrunner Joe Biden is working at a different pace altogether, rolling out his campaign in limited stages and to moderate numbers of voters....
01:51, 05/29/2019

Geena Davis will be taking the GLOW women to the mat for season 3 It looks like the Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling will get their first taste of Vegas glamour when they meet their new entertainment director in the third season of GLOW . Per a recent press release from Netflix, Academy award-winning actress Geena Davi...
00:51, 06/11/2019

Is Huawei a Security Threat? Vietnam Isn’t Taking Any Chances As the world splits along U.S.-China fault lines, telecom companies in Vietnam appear to be quietly avoiding the Chinese tech giant in their 5G plans....
17:00, 07/18/2019

With '19 Outback selling well, Subaru taking time with '20 model Subaru's production switch to the redesigned 2020 Outback crossover comes at a time when the outgoing model is still carrying the brand's volume. So why hurry to ramp up the new one?...
20:51, 08/17/2019

Climate activists are on trial for taking down Macron portraits BOURG-EN-BRESSE, France — Across France, activists have been taking down official portraits of President Emmanuel Macron to protest what they consider his “inaction” against climate change. Now they face up to 10 years in prison. The first of several...
19:00, 05/29/2019

Dez Bryant cryptically announces he’s taking time away from football Dez Bryant is done with the NFL. At least for now. The former star Dallas Cowboys receiver, who hasn’t played since 2017, expressed that attitude in a curious message on Twitter. “This is exactly why I don’t have no interest in playing football...
00:17, 08/01/2019

Resigned After Taking Full Responsibility, Says Rahul Gandhi Rahul Gandhi stuck to his decision to resign as Congress president, saying he did it to ensure accountability for the party's Lok Sabha poll debacle and there was no question of going back on it....
03:17, 06/28/2019

The Country-Rap Song Taking Over Nashville? It Isn’t ‘Old Town Road’ Billboard removed Lil Nas X’s “country trap” record from a country chart. So why did Blanco Brown’s “trailertrap” song “The Git Up” make it to No. 1?...
03:17, 07/12/2019

OTA skirmish proves Jets taking on personality of their coaches The calendar hasn’t turned to June, yet there were the Jets on Wednesday, pulling and pushing each other trying to a break up a fight during a team practice at Florham Park. Veteran offensive tackle Kelvin Beachum, normally a mild-mannered sort, didn...
12:00, 05/30/2019

Meet Little Simz: the London rapper taking over 2019 Backed by heavyweights from Kendrick Lamar to Drake and Stormzy, and now with a Mercury nomination to her name, 2019 has been a breakout year for Little Simz. But, as the rapper tells Hannah Flint, she is only just getting started...
00:17, 08/16/2019

The Republicans taking on Trump in 2020 despite the ‘very, very slim’ odds The Republican class of 2020 is serious about defeating the incumbent president – even pumping their life savings in their campaigns or quitting their careersDonald Trump won the Republican nomination with ease in 2016, defeating more than a dozen ri...
08:51, 05/08/2019

Trump calls for taking up trade pact before infrastructure WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is telling Democratic leaders that he believes Congress should first pass a new trade deal with Canada and Mexico before taking up a bill to boost the nation’s infrastructure. The president made his requ...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Kamala Harris Is Trying to Reset Her Campaign by Taking On Trump In the months since 20,000 people gathered to kick off her candidacy, Ms. Harris has found herself in a vise, squeezed by factions in her party and her own campaign....
20:00, 05/08/2019

Garbage worker strangles man for allegedly taking advantage of son A city garbage man strangled a 37-year-old for allegedly taking advantage of his teen son, cops said Tuesday. Patrick Molfetto, 46, was arrested Tuesday and charged with criminal obstruction of breathing, assault and harassment, according to the NYPD...
01:00, 09/18/2019

Why alien civilizations might be taking their time to visit Earth Our Milky Way galaxy could be filled with alien civilizations, a new study claims, but we don’t know because they haven’t stopped by Earth for a visit in millions of years. According to a study published last month in The Astronomical Jou...
06:34, 09/10/2019

Tiny dancer is taking the internet by storm, thanks to Lizzo Ivanah Campbell of Port Elizabeth, South Africa, is just 6 years old — but her fast feet already have celebrity endorsements. “Rare footage of me as a child,” Lizzo tweeted with Ivanah’s video dancing to the pop diva’s hit son...
06:34, 06/14/2019

Rich territory: how class warfare is taking over the multiplex Grisly comedy horror Ready or Not joins a vicious pack of films this year that have been pitting the upper class against the poor The thing about rich people is that they need the working poor much more than the working poor need them. The new horror...
19:17, 08/23/2019

Pastor accused of taking inappropriate photos resigns LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The pastor of a Catholic church in Kentucky has resigned following accusations he took inappropriate pictures of students during the parish’s field day. The Courier-Journal reports church leaders announced the resignation...
22:00, 06/25/2019

Couple face jail for taking sand from beach We've all been tempted to bring a little bit of paradise home from our holidays. But the urge has backfired on a French couple, who are facing up to six years in prison for removing sand from a beach in Sardinia, where they had been on vacation....
02:51, 08/20/2019

McLaren taking "adventurous" approach to testing F1 developments McLaren is using Formula 1 practice sessions to test "adventurous stuff" like the new front suspension it trialled ahead of last week's French Grand Prix...
15:00, 06/29/2019

Will taking time to raise my child hurt my career? I’ve been on maternity leave for five years. I’m ready to go back into full-time work, but how should I word this gap into my cover letter without looking like I took an extended vacation? Are you kidding me, mom? Did it feel like an extended vacatio...
20:00, 06/30/2019

Climate activists on trial for taking down Macron portraits Across France, activists have been taking down official portraits of President Emmanuel Macron to protest what they consider his "inaction" against climate change....
15:17, 05/28/2019