Tuesday June 27-th, 2017

Philly police charge alleged cop shooter with attempted murder

A self-proclaimed ISIS militant accused of wounding a Philadelphia Police officer in a shootout, was arraigned Saturday. Police spokesman Lt. John Stanford said the department and federal agencies take such information seriously. Archer's mother ...

Philadelphia Native Shoots Police Officer, Claims He Did it "Because of ISIS"

Philadelphia Police Department image shows Edward Archer who allegedly shot a policeman while claiming to have pledged allegiance to the group that calls itself the Islamic State. The officer handed the man a $5 bill and entered the medical center, ...

David Bowie fans flock to social media to pay their respects

From the International Space Station , British astronaut Tim Peake tweeted: "Saddened to hear David Bowie lost his battle with cancer - his music was an inspiration to many". Bowie died two days after the release of "Blackstar", his 29th album,...

Self-proclaimed ISIS militant arraigned in Philadelphia police shooting

Other officers assisted in pursuing and arresting Archer. Police said there were five suspects, and one pointed a gun at the father and told him to leave. "This man fired at least 11 shots from a nine millimeter at close range", he said. "I'm sho...

Mick Jagger shares touching tribute to David Bowie

It quickly turned into a Bowie memorial with songs and stories from throughout his brilliant career. Despite verbally attacking her ex on the show last week, Angie Bowie had kind words about her former husband while acknowleding that she hadn't see...

Golden Globes 2016 - Carpet & Show Coverage!

Not only did they star again together in 2008's Revolutionary Road (for which she won a Globe), but also frequently and lovingly name-checking each other in interviews and acceptance speeches. Said Nemes: "The Holocaust over the years has become an...

Arch Coal files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Arch Coal files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Arch said it "expects its mining operations and customer shipments to continue uninterrupted" as the reorganization under Chapter 11 of the bankruptcy code proceeds. Essentially the bankruptcy filing, inevitable as it was, is a victory for some of co...

$1 million Powerball prize won in Iowa, lottery says

Lottery officials say some people gained a little wealth Saturday. "Twenty-one winless drawings later, it became the second-largest lottery jackpot in USA history, according to lottery officials". The winning numbers: 32-16-19-57-34 Powerball 1...

No Powerball winner, jackpot may reach $1.3 billion No Powerball winner, jackpot may reach $1.3 billion

Saturday night will be the 19th Powerball drawing since the last time someone won the jackpot. The Multi-State Lottery Association changed the rules past year to make the odds of winning 292.2 million to one. Eastern (4:59pm Sunday local time). T...

Obama tears into National Rifle Association over gun control Obama tears into National Rifle Association over gun control

He scoffed at the NRA for skipping the televised forum and said the White House had invited the group to meetings many times, to no avail. CNN's Anderson Cooper fielded questions to the president, offering an opportunity for both gun rights advoc...

Miami Dolphins hire Nick Saban protégé as head coach

A year ago Gase followed head coach John Fox from Denver to Chicago after interviewing for head jobs with the Bears, 49ers, Bills and Falcons. "Slight issues" remain on the negotiating table as ESPN reported, but for all intents and purposes, G...

US Stocks Have Worst 5-Day Start to a Year Ever

The Dow Jones industrial average sank 2.3 percent and the Standard & Poor's 500 lost 2.4 percent on Thursday. The Dow started Thursday at 16,906.51, but had fallen to 16,514.10 by the close of business - a drop of 392 points. Energy stocks continue...

Penn Station to undergo $3bn renewal Penn Station to undergo $3bn renewal

A key component of the plan requires Madison Square Garden to surrender property rights to its Paramount Theater on Eighth Avenue - a deal that seemed within grasp considering the Garden's owner, James Dolan, joined the governor at the announcement i...

Bangladesh voices 'concern' over North Korea's nuclear test

While radioactive gases nearly certainly escaped from the underground test site, the radioactive dust that scientists normally need to distinguish a hydrogen bomb explosion from less powerful atomic blasts - like North Korea's three previous nuclear ...

Chinese markets plunge, trading halted Chinese markets plunge, trading halted

US stocks closed slightly higher on Tuesday, stabilizing after a weak start to the new year, though investor nervousness stayed high. China's latest intervention saw the London market staunch the declines as it boosted FTSE-listed commodities s...

Chipotle Now Being Criminally Investigated for Norovirus Outbreak Chipotle Now Being Criminally Investigated for Norovirus Outbreak

The restaurant chain said Wednesday it has been served with a federal grand jury subpoena as part of a criminal investigation tied to a norovirus outbreak this summer at one of its restaurants in California. After the August norovirus episode, whic...

Chinese stock market halted for 2nd time in week as markets plunge Chinese stock market halted for 2nd time in week as markets plunge

A "circuit breaker" in a stock exchange stops trading that happens when investors panic and sell too much in too short a time. Shares of Apple were down 2.44 percent at $102.71 in premarket trading, a day after the Nikkei reported that the company ...

Iran may raise oil output gradually to avoid further price slide Iran may raise oil output gradually to avoid further price slide

The fast bowler was only 18 when he handed a five-year ban from cricket in 2011 for his involvement in spot fixing. After the completion of his sentence he impressed the PCB and selectors with his performance both in domestic and Bangladesh Premier L...

Bottlerock 2016 Lineup: Stevie Wonder, Red Hot Chili Peppers, More Bottlerock 2016 Lineup: Stevie Wonder, Red Hot Chili Peppers, More

California's BottleRock Festival has announced its line-up for 2016, running 27th-29th May this year. Denver folk rockers The Lumineers, Seattle indie rock group Death Cab for Cutie and funk rock great Lenny Kravitz are among the more than 70 other...

New electric vehicle company reveals concept with claimed 1000 horsepower New electric vehicle company reveals concept with claimed 1000 horsepower

In that time , it has grown to 750 employees worldwide and recently announced that it would build its first manufacturing facility in North Las Vegas. "The FFZERO01 Concept is an amplified version of the design and engineering philosophies informing...

Marks & Spencer chief executive Marc Bolland to retire after poor Christmas sales

Mr. Bolland, who took on the post of chief executive in early 2010, will hand over to Mr Rowe at the end of the group's financial year on April 2, but will remain on hand to help with the handover until the end of June. "The board is very grateful ...

Revolutionary War-Era Ship Found Under Virginia Building Site Revolutionary War-Era Ship Found Under Virginia Building Site

Dan Baicy, Thunderbird Archaeology's field director, who monitors the construction site where the ship was found for historical artifacts, says the discovery is so rare due to it's excellent preservation , especially situated in a such a busy, b...

Samsung reveals 2016 SUHD TV line-up Samsung reveals 2016 SUHD TV line-up

The updated Smart Hub displays live TV, OTT apps, games, and connected devices on the same home screen, "making going from ESPN to Netflix as easy as going from channel 1 to channel 2", Stinziano said. " Samsung has strongly reinvigorated the home ...

CES 2016 Day 1: The highlights CES 2016 Day 1: The highlights

The service will only be available in English in numerous countries, but support has also been added for Arabic, Korean, Simplified and Traditional Chinese languages - in addition to the 17 languages already supported. Today Netflix went global. Netf...

Moderate quake in Canada felt in Seattle area

The catastrophe should serve as a reminder to ensure emergency kits are ready and to follow the proper "drop, cover and hold on" response. TransLink temporarily shut down the Millenium and Expo lines of the SkyTrain as a precaution after Tuesday ...

Is Toyota planning to bring back petrol Innova in 2016? Is Toyota planning to bring back petrol Innova in 2016?

Toyota has been hardest hit by the latest missive from the apex court that ruled that cars powered by diesel engines beyond 2000cc will not be registered in the NPR region. Developed to complement the brand's popular model, the Toyota Innova, the Hia...

Magnitude-4.4 Earthquake Shakes Southern California

TransLink temporarily shut down Vancouver's Millennium and Expo SkyTrain until it could determine the guideways were safe. No injuries or damage were initially reported. “And it continued, and it got worse and worse. "It woke up the whole neighbour...

Holmes takes a trip back in time Holmes takes a trip back in time

It wasn't long before Sherlock found out about Emilia Ricoletti who appeared to shoot herself in the head before returning from the grave to murder her husband. Watson, meanwhile, will be more uptight. Sherlock needs John, because without him he'...

Will Shire (SHPG) Stock Be Helped by Baxalta Acquisition? Will Shire (SHPG) Stock Be Helped by Baxalta Acquisition?

That deal is expected to value Baxalta around $47 per share, according to people familiar with the matter. Shire went public with that bid in August, and Baxalta quickly dismissed it as far too cheap in the face of the company's revenue potenti...

Gunmen Hold Federal Building In Oregon, As Convicted Ranchers Seek Pardon

The  ranchers  whose cause has been the rallying cry also reject the group's support. Vigilantes, on the other hand, impose their narrow views on all others by the use of force. On Monday morning, the entrance to the federal wildlife refuge was blo...

Woman makes 'gotcha' video of Starbucks employee who stole her credit card Woman makes 'gotcha' video of Starbucks employee who stole her credit card

Elizabeth Becerra from Victorville had her brother film her as she went through the drive-through of the coffee chain to confront the employee who robbed her. The employee appears shocked at first and then begins to apologize. "When I went through...

Toronto Maple Leafs Trade Richard Panik to Chicago Blackhawks for Jeremy Morin Toronto Maple Leafs Trade Richard Panik to Chicago Blackhawks for Jeremy Morin

Now Morin will try to crack the lineup in Toronto after failing to do so in Chicago and Columbus. With small sample sizes at the Nfl level, it's tough to formulate a strong opinion on either player, but it does seem like Morin has had slightly mor...

Uber Riders Complain About New Year Price Surges Uber Riders Complain About New Year Price Surges

That's what happened to two women from Laval who took the  Uber home New Years eve from downtown, and they are not alone, with stories abounding on social media of users spending over $1000 extra in some cases just to get home following New Year's E...

Texas, New Mexico producers lose more than 30K dairy cows Texas, New Mexico producers lose more than 30K dairy cows

Turley estimates that about five percent of the mature dairy cows, and a yet-undetermined heifers and calves were killed. He said, "The ordinary methods for disposal can not handle the volume of deaths we are seeing from this storm".

Denver forward Kenneth Faried placed on stretcher, taken to hospital after loss Denver forward Kenneth Faried placed on stretcher, taken to hospital after loss

According to Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Spears , Faried was placed on a stretcher with a brace around his neck with "lots of doctors around" after he exited the game and spent the duration of overtime being attended to on the baseline. He had four assist...

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