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Las Vegas shooter reportedly wired $100K to Philippines

Police say they don't believe she was involved. Gunman Stephen Craig Paddock, the oldest of four children, was 7 when his father was arrested for bank robb...


Long Island weather: Wednesday brings sunshine, highs in 70s

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South winds will be 5-10 miles per hour. High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Friday: Showers and thund...


Trump administration says transgender workers are not protected by anti-discrimination law

Sessions' memo takes the narrower position, while the Obama administration took the more expansive view. Donald Trump's Justice Department has issued ...


Egypt secretly ordered more than 30000 grenades from North Korea

The news comes after USA officials warned Egypt customs that the vessel was headed towards Egyptian waters with unknown cargo in August 2016. Abu Zeid, howeve...


Marilou Danley, girlfriend of Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock, returns to US

Heavily armed police searched the home early Monday, hours after Paddock killed himself in a room at Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino where police believe he op...


Las Vegas Shooting: ISIS Claims Responsibility, Says Shooter Is One Of Them

The FBI said it will continue to investigate claims of Paddock's possible links to ISIS. Two senior USA officials said on Monday that there was no evidence th...


KPMG South Africa finds no evidence that errors are 'systemic'

It comes after KPMG's own investigation found flaws in work it did for the national tax agency and the Gupta family, accused of using links with Zuma to win gov...


Major League Baseball playoffs: Yankees will start Sonny Gray in Game 1 of ALDS

Thee New York Yankees advanced to the ALDS thanks to their 8-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins in the Wild Card game on Tuesday. Wild was the key word ...


NRA Backs Additional Regulations on Rapid-Fire Gun 'Bump Stocks'

Though this amnesty is just the second national gun handover to occur, Australia also previously held a six-month national handgun buyback 14 years ago in respo...


Pence promises the moon and beyond

The Trump administration's pivot to the moon in many ways feels predictable because the "moon or Mars" debate is seemingly partisan. It's clear that the admin...


Las Vegas shooting: Shooter's girlfriend returns to United States, reports say

Landing in LAX airport on a return flight from Manila late Tuesday, the shooter's girlfriend released the statement Wednesday after spending hours speaking ...


Canada forgot to mention Jews on new Holocaust monument dedication plaque

The Canadian government has re-dedicated a monument in memory of the victims of the Holocaust after facing criticism for omitting to explicitly mention Jews kil...


Russia cuts oil output by 346000 bpd in Sept: Novak

His comments, the strongest signal yet that the Kremlin is willing to redouble efforts to lift global energy prices, came as Putin prepared to welcome King ...


Tennessee congresswoman Marsha Blackburn to run for US Senate

She leveled unsparing criticism at her would-be Senate colleagues for their inability to repeal ObamaCare. "Too many Senate Republicans act like Democrats or wo...


Unarmed Hotel Security Guard Praised For Rushing Las Vegas Gunman's Suite

Paddock had reportedly rigged up cameras all along the hallway and also on his door's peephole, and when Campos approached and reportedly tried to open the door...


Suspended frat made new members eat until they threw up, university says

Pledges were also forced to eat foods such as jalapenos, habaneros, red onions and milk until they vomited, then keep on their puke-covered clothes, according ...


Depth Technical Analysis: Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc (NAVB), Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

Captrust Financial Advisors holds 0.04% or 7,022 shares. It has underperformed by 4.22% the S&P500. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Starb...


Trump Suggests Senate Intel Committee Investigate 'Fake News'

So Trump isn't just saying the Senate should investigate media, he's saying it should do that instead of investigating him. As US intel panel announced on Wed...


SIU investigating after 2 killed in crash north of Hamilton, Ont.

Schmidt says the crash involved a vehicle and transport truck. Ontario's Special Investigations Unit has been called in to investigate the circumstances aroun...


Pulse survivors stand with Las Vegas

Organizers said they want to show solidarity with those affected Sunday evening when a gunman opened fire from the 32nd floor of a Las Vegas hotel onto a crowd ...


Las Vegas shooter 'sick man'

He called the gunman "demented" and said "we're looking into him very seriously". What we should be doing is finding something, anything, we can do to try t...


Trump's massive tax plan is already hitting some big roadblocks

Sen. Randy Baumgardner, R-Hot Sulphur Springs and chairman of the committee, also voted against it. "We don't need (the public) to vote on this twice", Hicken...


Body camera video shows police response to Las Vegas shooter

Philippine police told AFP news agency that the money was deposited in an account belonging to Ms Danley . She also claims she had no knowledge of Paddoc...


Emile Cilliers trial: Wife 'among top United Kingdom parachutists'

The 37-year-old is also accused of rigging a gas leak in an earlier bid to kill the 40-year-old . Sgt. Cilliers, who had debts of £22,000 (US$28,966) and hop...


Nawaz Sharif re-elected head of ruling PML-N party

His daughter Maryam Nawaz had gone to London after the by-election on Sharif's home seat in Lahore , held on September 17, which was bagged by Kulsoom by a win...


Comparing Trump and Obama reactions to mass shootings

Side-stepping reporters" questions over the Las Vegas massacre, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said such debate was "premature' as t...


McDonald's 'happy' meals came with cocaine

Authorities said Guerrero sold eight quantities of the drug to the undercover cop, including $10,900 worth of cocaine in one instance and 100 grams of crack c...


Death of Japanese reporter in 2013 caused by 'overwork': NHK

A labour standards office in Tokyo later attributed her death to karoshi (death from overwork) but her case was only made public by her former employer this w...


Air Force can take out Pak's nuclear weapons: IAF chief

He also flagged the geographical advantages that India enjoyed against China because the People's Liberation Army Air Force couldn't operate several of its figh...


TransCanada abandons Energy East pipeline project

He added that TransCanada will also withdraw from a Quebec environmental review. Energy East , which would take 1.1 million barrels of crude from Canada's oi...


At least 13 killed in Balochistan shrine blast

In February, a suicide blast on the shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar - a famous Sufi saint - in southern Sindh province's Sehwan town had killed over 90 people an...


Hamas names man accused of attacks on Israelis as deputy leader

Al-Hamdallah briefed the participants on the hard conditions of the patients in light of the scarce possibilities facing health in the Gaza Strip due to the Isr...


Mumbai police denies permission to MNS rally

MNS protesting in Mumbai for better rail infrastructure. "It seems our own railway is enough to kill people". "It clearly means the government has failed on m...


Gujarat riots case: Zakia Jafri's plea against PM Modi rejected

The issue was already discussed by the Supreme Court in its 2015 order on a petition of former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, said the judge. However, the court ...


Arun Shourie calls demonetisation largest money-laundering event

The Reserve Bank of India had said that 99 per cent of banned currency notes came back into the banking system and which suggests government's aim to destroy ...