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Don't get scammed: How to avoid fake charities after El Paso and Dayton shootings

The knee-jerk reaction to give following tragedies in El Paso and Dayton created the perfect environment for scammers to take advantage of generosity.        ...

Don't get scammed: How to avoid fake charities after El Paso and Dayton shootings

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El Paso, Dayton make 251 mass shootings in the US in 216 days, more shootings than days in the year Dayton, Ohio. El Paso, Texas. These are the latest mass shootings in America, drawing the number of killings to a stark total, just days after Gilroy.        ...
06:00 2019-08-05

How to Help the Victims of the El Paso and Dayton Mass Shootings Over the weekend, a combined 29 people were killed, with dozens of others injured, in mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. Several politicians including New York rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and presidential candidate and former El Paso congressmember Beto O’Rourke have called for str...
22:13 2019-08-05

The Aftermath of Mass Shootings in Dayton and El Paso President Trump spoke out against racism and white supremacy in the wake of two mass shootings, but he stopped short of embracing tighter restrictions on guns....
05:52 2019-08-06

Trump visits Dayton, El Paso after mass shootings Trump is visiting two cities hit by mass shootings, with the El Paso attack being probed as a hate crime. Ahead of his trip, Trump claimed there was "no political appetite" for an assault rifle ban in the US....
01:13 2019-08-08

Trump to visit El Paso, Dayton after mass shootings The US president has been accused of stoking the racist sentiment that led to the attacks with his divisive rhetoric. But the White House claims it's not Trump's fault "when somebody acts out their evil intention."...
14:26 2019-08-07

El Paso and Dayton: the victims of the weekend's mass shootings Authorities have announced the identities of the victims in Ohio and El Paso as the death toll in Texas grew to 22 MondayAmerica was reeling from a weekend of mass shootings on Monday, as the death toll of the attack in El Paso, Texas, rose and the identities of the victims in the tragedy were relea...
09:00 2019-08-06

Mass Shootings in Dayton and El Paso: Live Updates President Trump condemned racism and white supremacy in the wake of back-to-back mass shootings over the weekend, but stopped short of embracing tighter restrictions on guns....
23:26 2019-08-05

Democratic Party fundraising off mass shootings in El Paso, Dayton The Democratic National Committee is fundraising off the weekend's tragic mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, seeking donations for the fight to "prevent gun violence and save lives."...
08:39 2019-08-06

Bulletproof backpack sales up 200 percent since El Paso, Dayton shootings Back-to-school shopping has gotten grim. In the wake of the most recent mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, sales of bulletproof backpacks have skyrocketed, according to a CNN report. Bullet Blocker, which was founded by dad of two Joe Curran in the wake of the 2007 Virginia Tech mas...
00:00 2019-08-13

Republicans struggle to respond in wake of El Paso, Dayton shootings There were thoughts and prayers, a presidential proclamation lowering flags at half-staff and praise for law enforcement — but few concrete proposals for action to stem the violence....
12:00 2019-08-05

Tim Ryan slams Trump, NRA in wake of El Paso and Dayton shootings Democratic presidential candidate Tim Ryan slammed the National Rifle Association on Sunday in the wake of last weekend’s two mass shootings that left 31 people dead and scores more wounded....
23:00 2019-08-11

FBI warns of ‘copycat’ attacks inspired by El Paso, Dayton shootings The FBI fears the deadly weekend of mass shootings could inspire more massacres — with an alleged copycat already arrested in Florida. “The FBI remains concerned that U.S.-based domestic violent extremists could become inspired by these and previous high-profile attacks to engage in simi...
21:01 2019-08-05

Funerals held for those killed in Dayton, El Paso mass shootings Investigators in Texas said a gunman opened fire at a Walmart on Aug. 3, targeting Mexicans and killing 22 people. Less than 24 hours later, another shooter killed nine people in a popular Dayton nightlife area....
11:52 2019-08-11

Celebrities react to Dayton, El Paso deadly shootings: 'Just love one another' Various celebrities took to social media to share messages about the deadly shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas that took dozens of lives over the weekend. ...
20:52 2019-08-04

Trump says mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton are a 'mental illness problem' The president said he would make a statement on the shootings Monday. Trump said he has spoken to FBI Director Christopher Wray, Attorney General William Barr and members of Congress....
14:39 2019-08-05

El Paso, Dayton mass shootings prompt renewed gun-control debate While deadly mass shootings like those in Texas and Ohio regularly shock America’s psyche and prompt calls for tougher gun-control laws, the Senate has balked at even considering two House bills that would strengthen background checks for gun buyers. The Democrat-controlled House in February passed ...
10:13 2019-08-06

Trump visits Dayton, El Paso after shootings, greeted by protesters, supporters President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump's met with victims of the Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas, shootings Wednesday as they were greeted with both protests and shows of support....
05:26 2019-08-08

El Paso and Dayton shootings stir gun debate, will DC react or is cycle repeating? Republican strategists made sure that initiatives prohibiting gay marriage were on the ballot in key states heading into the 2004 presidential election. Support for those measures coaxed Republicans to the polls to help re-elect President George. W. Bush....
09:26 2019-08-08

NRA expresses ‘deepest sympathies’ to victims, families of El Paso, Dayton shootings The National Rifle Association has expressed its “deepest sympathies” for the victims and relatives in the two mass shootings that claimed 29 lives and left dozens wounded. “Our deepest sympathies are with the families and victims of these tragedies, as well as the entire communities of El Paso and ...
21:01 2019-08-05

Trump visits Dayton, El Paso after mass shootings, while facing protests President Trump landed in Dayton, Ohio on Wednesday to pay his respects and offer his support on the first part of a trip to two communities devastated by mass shootings over the weekend that left at least 31 people dead and dozens injured -- but Trump was greeted by protesters attempting to partial...
20:26 2019-08-07

Weeks since Gilroy, El Paso and Dayton: What if motives behind mass shootings never emerge? As the U.S. grapples with a rash of mass shootings, families are left to wonder what prompted the violence. But many times there are no clear answers.        ...
19:00 2019-08-17

Trump and Melania to visit El Paso, Dayton Wednesday after mass shootings President Trump and first lady Melania will visit El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, on Wednesday in the wake of two mass shootings in the cities last weekend, the White House said Tuesday. Trump and Melania will touchdown in Ohio at about 10:30 a.m. and will travel to El Paso after their visit in Da...
04:39 2019-08-07

Carpenter hand-delivers memorial crosses for victims of Dayton, El Paso shootings A 68-year-old master carpenter who creates and hand-delivers memorial crosses in memory of mass shooting victims this week took two “heart-wrenching” trips he wishes he never had to take. Greg Zanis, of Aurora, Illinois, told ABC News Monday that the sister of one of the El Paso Walmart...
20:39 2019-08-06

Lady Gaga to fund 162 classrooms in Dayton, El Paso and Gilroy following mass shootings Lady Gaga is funding classrooms in Dayton, Ohio; El Paso, Texas and Gilroy, California after mass shootings occurred in the cities.        ...
22:13 2019-08-10

‘We don’t want him here’: Trump to face protests and skepticism as he visits El Paso and Dayton after mass shootings The open repudiation of a visiting president in the aftermath of a mass tragedy was striking Tuesday as a growing chorus of critics made clear that Trump would not be universally welcome during a pair of condolence visits that will take Air Force One from the Rust Belt to the Southern border....
07:39 2019-08-07

After Dayton, El Paso shootings, Reds' Marty Brennaman may not vote for Donald Trump again After the Dayton and El Paso shootings, Reds' Marty Brennaman wants politicians to take action on guns, says he may not vote for Donald Trump again.       ...
16:26 2019-08-07

Uruguay, Venezuela warn citizens about traveling to US in wake of El Paso, Dayton mass shootings ruguay and Venezuela are now warning their citizens to take precautions when traveling to the U.S. and to avoid cities like Detroit and Baltimore – which they deem some of the “most dangerous in the world” – following the mass shootings in Texas and Ohio this past weekend....
16:26 2019-08-06

‘Copycat’ attack thwarted at Fla. Walmart — suspect ‘intrigued’ by El Paso, Dayton shootings: cops A Florida man was arrested Sunday for threatening to “shoot up” his local Walmart — later telling cops he was “intrigued” by the El Paso and Dayton massacres. Wayne Lee Padgett, 31, is accused of targeting a Walmart in Gibsonton, just 10 miles south Tampa. He allegedly ...
06:26 2019-08-05

Don't blame video games for El Paso, Dayton shootings. Leaders like Trump must face facts. We should look critically not at video games but at politicians who respond to the real-life horrors of shootings by criticizing make-believe violence.       ...
11:52 2019-08-11

Graham, Blumenthal announce bipartisan bill on 'red flag' laws in wake of El Paso, Dayton shootings Sens. Lindsey Graham and Richard Blumenthal have reached a bipartisan agreement to create a federal grant program to assist states in adopting “Red Flag” laws, in response to the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio over the weekend....
08:39 2019-08-06

Texas and Ohio shootings: Gunman's sister among nine dead in Dayton bar massacre as police seek death penalty for El Paso shooter The sister of a gunman who stormed an Ohio bar, killing nine people, is among the victims of the second mass shooting in the US in 24 hours, police have said....
22:26 2019-08-04

'It makes me angry': Survivor of 2 shootings on El Paso and Dayton A survivor of two shootings said she feels anger, sadness and fear as she sees shootings continue to take place in America.        ...
06:13 2019-08-08

Rising death toll, police video and 'hundreds' saved: The aftermath of the El Paso, Dayton shootings President Donald Trump's remarks, victim updates and more news Monday on the El Paso and Dayton shootings.        ...
14:52 2019-08-06

How to Avoid Getting Scammed When Traveling In Greece this week, undercover cops are cracking down on restaurants over-charging tourists; one American visitor said on TripAdvisor that he was charged 830 euros for six beers and 3 salads at a restaurant in Mykonos....
18:13 2019-06-28

55,000 Brazilians scammed out of $200M+ worth of fake cryptocurrency A Brazilian cryptocurrency crime cartel has been shut down after conning over 55,000 investors for over $200 million. The cartel ran an unlicensed financial institution without authorization from Brazil’s Central Bank. The scammers claimed to offer cryptocurrency investments and promised investors 1...
12:39 2019-05-22

Airbnb users getting scammed with fake rentals, account closures Some Airbnb users are being scammed with their accounts being accessed and being charged for non-refundable reservations made on their payment method.        ...
14:33 2019-05-21

Here's how to help the mass shooting victims in El Paso and Dayton Two communities are hurting after two mass shootings have left at least 31 people dead and dozens more injured over the weekend -- but there are ways for Americans to help....
00:26 2019-08-08

Trump’s Trip to Dayton and El Paso: The Back Story The president became frustrated over his news coverage and his angry reaction led to White House-distributed media that focused on him, not people affected by the shootings....
06:00 2019-08-10

Trump expected to visit El Paso, Dayton on Wednesday President Donald Trump is expected to visit El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, this week after two shooting attacks last weekend killed more than 30 people....
16:52 2019-08-06

President Donald Trump to visit Dayton, El Paso on Wednesday The White House said Tuesday President Donald Trump will visit communities in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas, on Wednesday, where gunmen killed more than 30 people in separate attacks last weekend....
23:00 2019-08-06

President Trump Faces Protests During Visit to Dayton and El Paso (DAYTON, Ohio) — Protesters greeted President Donald Trump’s arrival in Dayton Wednesday, blaming his incendiary rhetoric for inflaming political and racial tensions in the country, as he visited survivors of last weekend’s mass shootings and saluted first responders. The president...
23:00 2019-08-07

After El Paso and Dayton, the left needs to reach out to men, not condemn them | Iman Amrani A lot of young men seem to be lost and disenfranchised, but only the likes of Jordan Peterson are engaging with themA horrific act of violence takes several innocent lives, a frantic live-stream details the events, terrifying mobile footage spreads rapidly online. Then come the tweets of condemnatio...
21:26 2019-08-08

President Trump visits Dayton and El Paso following mass shooting President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrived in Dayton, OH following a mass shooting that occurred on Aug. 3.        ...
06:13 2019-08-08

Trump to visit El Paso and Dayton despite backlash from local officials El Paso congresswoman warns Trump is not welcome as Dayton mayor encourages protestsDonald Trump is likely to receive a cool reception, at best, when he touches down in El Paso, Texas, on Wednesday, three days after a 21-year-old gunman who invoked the language of white supremacy killed 22 people an...
12:52 2019-08-07

Fact check: Would stronger background checks have stopped El Paso and Dayton? In the wake of two mass shootings that left 31 dead, President Donald Trump tweeted Monday morning that "Republicans and Democrats must come together and get strong background checks," suggesting that the legislation be paired with immigration revisions....
20:13 2019-08-06

Trump to Visit Dayton and El Paso, Creating Mixed Feelings for Residents Both cities are grieving after mass shootings last weekend, and opinions are divided over whether his arrival will provide comfort or incite rancor. The mood in El Paso is particularly fraught....
04:13 2019-08-07

El Paso, Dayton, Chicago: Media doesn't treat all gun violence the same Shootings in El Paso, Dayton, Gilroy, Brownsville and Chicago revealed that the national news media does not report on gun violence uniformly.        ...
14:52 2019-08-06

Illinois man travels to El Paso and Dayton to make crosses for shooting victims Greg Zanis watched the unfolding events in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio over the weekend as those communities became the latest to grapple the all-to-common trend of mass gun violence....
07:13 2019-08-06

Lady Gaga donating school supplies to the communities of El Paso, Dayton, and Gilroy In the wake of last week’s mass shootings in Gilroy, California; El Paso, Texas; and Dayton (not Toledo), Ohio, Lady Gaga has announced that she will be donating to classrooms in those three areas. MTV News reports that she posted on Facebook that she’ll be partnering with DonorsChoose.org and her o...
20:13 2019-08-12

Trump visits to El Paso, Dayton stir protests, controversy and political division Even the Baby Trump balloon made an appearance in Dayton on Wednesday as a sign of protest for President Donald Trump's visit.        ...
06:13 2019-08-08

A Third of Americans Avoid Certain Places Because They Fear Mass Shootings A third of U.S. adults are so stressed by the prospect of mass shootings that they avoid visiting certain places or attending certain events, according to a new survey from the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Harris Poll. The survey, released shortly after a pair of mass shootings i...
19:00 2019-08-16

Ohio shooting: Nine dead as gunman opens fire in Dayton bar hours after El Paso massacre Nine people have been confirmed dead and 16 have been injured after gunman opened fire in a bar in Ohio, hours after 20 people were gunned down in a Walmart in Texas....
11:13 2019-08-04

How to Spot (and Avoid) Fake Google Maps Listings When you search for a local business on Google, your instinct is to trust the top results. But the listings that show up under the map can contain made-up information. Here are signs you’re looking at a fake listing....
04:39 2019-06-24

How to Spot (and Avoid) Fake Google Local Listings When you search for a local business on Google, your instinct is to trust the top results. But the listings that show up under the map can contain made-up information. Here are signs you’re looking at a fake listing....
14:39 2019-06-22

Tim Ryan calls for passage of background check bill, ban on assault weapons following attacks in El Paso and Dayton 2020 Democratic presidential primary candidate Tim Ryan on Sunday called on Congress to immediately head back to session to pass a background check bill for those seeking to buy firearms and called for a ban on the purchase of assault weapons....
05:13 2019-08-05

Ohio shooting: Nine dead and dozens injured as gunman opens fire in Dayton bar hours after El Paso massacre Nine people have been confirmed dead and 24 more have been injured after a gunman wearing body armour opened fire at a bar in Ohio, hours after 20 people were gunned down in a Walmart in Texas....
22:26 2019-08-04

Norway mosque attack suspect 'inspired by Christchurch and El Paso shootings' Online posts by Philip Manshaus praising other white extremist attacks emergeThe suspected gunman in an attack on a mosque in Norway on Saturday was inspired by recent white extremist attacks in New Zealand and the US, online posts suggest.Police in Norway have so far only said the attack in Baerum,...
06:00 2019-08-12

El Paso and Ohio shootings: Democratic presidential candidates blast NRA and Donald Trump Democratic presidential candidates have hit out at US President Donald Trump and the National Rifle Association amid two horrific mass shootings in the country....
11:13 2019-08-04

One family almost lost $300 on a fake Delta site. Here's how to avoid this summer travel scam Consumers may lose money as phony travel agents, fake airline sites and others try to trick you when booking a free trip.       ...
23:26 2019-08-05

Back-to-Back Outbreaks of Gun Violence in El Paso and Dayton Stun Country In a country that has become nearly numb to men with guns opening fire in schools, at concerts and in churches, shooting in Texas and Ohio left the public shaken....
23:26 2019-08-05

Catfish Fetishists: The Men Who Get Off on Getting Scammed Online It’s Thursday night and Eddie is looking for action. He scrolls through Twitter hoping to find the woman of his dreams. Finally, he finds her, or someone who looks a lot like her: A woman going by the name “Katfish Princess” who describes herself as “hot, greedy and completely fake.”...
19:39 2019-05-29

Warren Buffett donates $3.6bn to Gates' and family charities Donation is biggest in billionaire’s plan to give away fortuneBill & Melinda Gates Foundation receives 80% of shares giftWarren Buffett is donating roughly $3.6bn of Berkshire Hathaway stock to five charities including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the biggest contribution in Buffett’s plan t...
21:00 2019-07-01

Charities call for end to greyhound racing after 1,000 deaths in a year Sport’s opponents say it cannot be reformed because of dangerous tracks and problems rehoming retired dogsAlmost 1,000 racing greyhounds died or were killed last year, according to industry figures, prompting animal welfare charities to renew calls for an end to the sport in the UK.The figures, rele...
22:00 2019-06-16

Warren Buffett To Donate Over $3 Billion Of His Fortune To 5 Charities Warren Buffett said Monday he plans to donate $3.6 billion of Berkshire Hathaway stock to five charities - one of his largest gifts ever - while Walmart heir Jim Walton gave away $1.2 billion of the......
00:26 2019-07-02

President Trump’s Tax Law Has Made Americans Less Generous, Charities Say (Bloomberg) — Americans gave less money to charities last year partly because the Republican tax law changes made many people ineligible for tax breaks that can inspire donations. Giving by individuals fell an estimated 3.4%, after adjusting for inflation, last year, according to a report rele...
23:39 2019-06-18

Prince William And Harry To Split Charities Following Reports Of "Rift" Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate are to split their charitable works from his brother Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, Kensington Palace announced Thursday....
05:13 2019-06-21

Warren Buffett donates $3.6 billion to Gates' and family charities Warren Buffett is donating roughly $3.6 billion of Berkshire Hathaway Inc stock to five charities, including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the biggest contribution in Buffett's plan to give away his fortune....
21:52 2019-07-01

‘Millionaire’ lover boy allegedly scammed smitten woman out of $80,000 It was a match made in hell — and cost a woman $80,000. The Georgia woman, who was looking for love on Match.com, met a 35-year-old man who claimed to be a millionaire and decided to go on a date the very same day they connected on March 27. A week later, the lovebirds took......
15:26 2019-05-22

Jeffrey Epstein lavished cash on lawyers’ charities after sweetheart plea deal Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was so thrilled with the sweetheart plea deal his legal dream team scored for him in Florida, that he donated nearly $1 million to their favorite charities, including a Manhattan prep school....
05:52 2019-08-04

What is Fyre Festival? Guests who got scammed by Billy McFarland tell their horrifying stories It was billed as the ultimate luxury music festival for a young, elite crowd. But from a 'Hunger Games' fight for resources to an incident with a sea urchin, festival survivors tell their own awful (and occasionally hilarious) stories to Margaret Abrams...
13:00 2019-06-10

Florida caretaker allegedly scammed Holocaust survivor and her husband out of $116G life savings A caretaker working for a Holocaust survivor and her husband allegedly stole thousands of dollars from the elderly Florida couple — and spent it on shopping trips, expensive restaurants and gifts cards, according to police....
00:26 2019-08-08

Take a peek at the 5 mansions, condos, and villas bought by the couple who allegedly scammed Warren Buffett Zalanta A couple accused of scamming Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate in a "Ponzi-type" scheme splurged more than $40 million on real estate, according to federal investigators. Jeff and Pauline Carpoff used funds from the fraud to buy a Las Vegas mansion, a pair of condos in Lake T...
21:52 2019-06-11

In Dayton, 32 seconds that changed everything A gunman opened fire on a peaceful street in Dayton, Ohio, changing the lives of everyone there in a matter of seconds. Nine people were killed.        ...
18:13 2019-08-08

Dayton gunman was pro-gun control, friend says The gunman who fatally shot nine people -- including his sister -- and injured more than two dozen others in Dayton, Ohio, early Sunday was “anti-2nd amendment” and “never spit out a conservative opinion on gun control,” according to a former classmate and friend....
11:00 2019-08-06

These are the victims of the Dayton mass shooting A mom of two studying to be a nurse, a graduate student learning to care for cancer survivors — and the shooter’s own sister — were among the victims of the Dayton, Ohio, massacre. Connor Betts, 24, killed nine people when he opened fire on a packed street lined with bars and restaurants around 1......
06:26 2019-08-05

Dayton firefighter: ''I thought it was a mistake' The women and men of Dayton Fire Department Station 11 spent the early hours of Sunday morning on a horrifying task: searching for victims in the aftermath of a mass shooting....
07:39 2019-08-10

Dayton officials: 3 injuries known from tornadoes Dayton, Ohio Fire Chief Jeffrey Payne says two tornadoes hit the area late Monday night. He also says no fatalities have been found, and only three minor injuries are reported. (May 28)        ...
21:39 2019-05-28

At Least 9 Killed In Dayton, OH In Second Mass Shooting In Less Than a Day At least nine people were killed and 26 injured in a mass shooting in Dayton, OH, early Sunday morning—the second mass shooting in America in less than 24 hours....
03:13 2019-08-05

What we know about Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts An ex-girlfriend and former classmates have spoken out about Connor Betts, the 24-year-old who killed nine people and wounded others in Dayton, Ohio.        ...
06:13 2019-08-08

University of Dayton gets $28.5M contract for F-15 sustainment study The University of Dayton Research Institute was awarded a $28.5 million contract for sustainment studies on the F-15 fighter plane, the Pentagon announced....
19:26 2019-07-05

Suspect, nine victims killed in shooting in Dayton Ten people are dead, including the shooter, and another 26 were injured in a shooting in Dayton, Ohio early Sunday, the second mass slaying within 24 hours in the United States/...
15:39 2019-08-04

‘Something Just Keeps Happening’: Dayton Shooting Hit a City Already in Pain Mayor Nan Whaley has guided Dayton through repeated trauma this year. Before the recent mass shooting, the city was rocked by a Ku Klux Klan rally and tornadoes....
22:52 2019-08-09

Dayton shooter's family requests privacy Mourning the loss of a mass-shooting victim and the gunman himself -- their daughter and their son -- the Betts family is "shocked and devastated by the events of Sunday morning" in Dayton, Ohio, they said in a statement....
11:00 2019-08-08

Suspect killed after mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio DAYTON, Ohio — Nine people in Ohio have been killed in the second mass shooting in the U.S. in less than 24 hours, and the suspected shooter is also deceased, police said. Dayton police tweeted that an active shooter situation began in the Oregon District at 1:22 a.m., but that officers nearby were ...
11:13 2019-08-04

Dayton, Ohio mourns victims of mass shooting The community in Dayton, Ohio memorializes those slain in a mass shooting on August 4, 2019, in the Oregon District entertainment area. Nine people were killed -- as was the gunman....
16:52 2019-08-06

Former classmate says Dayton shooter was pro-gun control, ‘definitely leaned to the left’ Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts was a supporter of gun control — with political views that “definitely leaned to the left,” a former classmate says. “He was actually anti-2nd Amendment,” alleged Bellbrook High School alum Will El-Fakir in an interview with the Dayton D...
10:13 2019-08-06

Sister of Dayton shooting suspect among 9 victims in the attack The sister of the man who opened fire at a Dayton, Ohio, bar early Sunday morning is among the nine people killed in the attack. Police identified the gunman who attacked a crowd of people outside Ned Peppers Bar as Connor Betts, 24, from Dayton, officials said at a press conference Sunday afternoon...
23:26 2019-08-05

Dayton shooter used a modified gun that may have exploited a legal loophole Even though it looked like a rifle, the gun used in the Dayton shooting was likely classified as a pistol – legally skirting laws regarding short-barreled rifles.        ...
14:52 2019-08-06

Dayton shooter may have ‘cased’ bar before mass shooting: cops There is a “strong probability” that Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts cased an Oregon District bar minutes before he opened fire on a popular nightlife district and was gunned down just steps from the doorway, police said Tuesday — as they revealed the killer’s movements before the...
23:26 2019-08-13

Friends Say that Sibling Murdered by Dayton Shooter Was a Transgender Man Accounts from friends and social media profiles belonging to a victim in last weekend’s shooting in Dayton, OH, whose name was previously reported as Megan Betts, indicate that Betts was a transgender man who went by Jordan Cofer and used he/him pronouns....
00:26 2019-08-08

Another ex-girlfriend of Dayton shooter Connor Betts said she saw red flags An ex-girlfriend of Ohio mass shooter Connor Betts noticed a giant red flag on their very first date — when he showed her footage from the slaughter at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life Synagogue, she said in a new interview. Caitlyn ‘Adelia’ Johnson, 24, told The Toledo Blade Monday...
20:39 2019-08-06

At least 35 hurt as tornadoes flatten buildings in Dayton, Ohio A tornado pulverized buildings around Dayton, Ohio, early onTuesday, injuring at least 35 people and requiring emergency officials to send out snowplows to clear debris from a major highway, officials and media reports said....
16:00 2019-05-28

Dayton shooter was 'exploring violent ideologies,' investigators say Authorities said Tuesday the gunman who killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio over the weekend showed an interest in "violent ideologies" as the FBI announced it will take a central role in the investigation....
11:39 2019-08-07

FBI can’t hack into Dayton shooter Connor Betts’ phone The FBI is having trouble unlocking Dayton mass murderer Connor Betts’ primary smartphone — and it may take years before they crack it. Agency officials said during a congressional hearing this week that if Betts was using a six- to eight-digit PIN, it could take months or even years to crack ...
20:52 2019-08-09

'This Isn't a Mystery': Dayton Gunman Had Documented Obsession With Violence Memorials now line the streets of Dayton, Ohio,’s historic Oregon District, just one day after a masked gunman shot and killed nine people early Sunday morning....
23:26 2019-08-05

Man recalls father dying in his arms during Dayton massacre A grieving son told how his father died in his arms during the Dayton massacre — and how he believes he spoke to the killer’s dying sister as she gasped for help nearby. Dion Green, 37, had invited dad Derrick Fudge, 57, for a night out in the Ohio entertainment district when he spotted ...
23:26 2019-08-06

Police search for motive in Dayton shooting that killed 9 Authorities are trying to uncover more information about the gunman who killed nine people and injured more than two dozen in a shooting in central Ohio....
13:39 2019-08-05

Bouncer recalls Dayton shooter’s ‘dead stare’ during massacre A bouncer at the bar that Dayton shooter Connor Betts tried to storm recalled seeing the mass killer’s “dead stare” just seconds before Betts was shot dead by police. Jeremy Ganger, a bouncer at Ned Peppers, relived the heart-stopping moment he came face to face with the armed 24-y...
18:39 2019-08-08

FBI finds gunman in Dayton, Ohio, rampage was obsessed with violence The gunman who killed his sister and eight other people in Dayton, Ohio, before he was slain by police had a history of violent obsessions and previously mused about committing mass murder, an FBI official said on Tuesday....
12:26 2019-08-07

Ex-girlfriend of Dayton shooter says she saw red flags and a dark side while they dated A former girlfriend of the man who went on a shooting rampage in Dayton, Ohio, said a number of red flags led her to break up with the 24-year-old.        ...
18:39 2019-08-06

Trump comforts Dayton shooting victims during hospital visit President Trump comforted victims of the mass shooting in Dayton and posed for thumbs-up photos with law enforcement officials, first responders and staff during a hospital visit on Wednesday. The White House released pictures of the president and First Lady Melania Trump’s visit to the Miami ...
00:52 2019-08-08

Pres. Trump mistakenly refers to Toledo after Dayton shooting President Donald Trump misspoke and addressed the people of Toledo instead of Dayton, Ohio where a mass shooting left 9 dead.        ...
19:39 2019-08-05

Dayton vigil attendees issue challenge to Ohio governor: 'Do something!' During a candlelight vigil Sunday night honoring the nine victims killed in a mass shooting in Dayton in the morning, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine was challenged by protesters to “Do something!”...
21:26 2019-08-05

Dayton shooter embraced ‘violent ideologies’ before massacre: authorities The Dayton gunman fell under the sway of “violent ideologies” and had an “obsession” with mayhem before he killed nine people in the heinous shooting, authorities said Tuesday, as the investigation inched forward. “We have found very specific violent ideologies that the...
04:39 2019-08-07

Trump visits shooting victims in Dayton as protesters shout, 'Do something!' U.S. President Donald Trump met in Ohio on Wednesday with victims and first responders from one of last weekend's two deadly mass shootings, while protesters chanting "Do Something!" and "You are why" accused him of inflaming tensions with anti-immigrant and racially charged rhetoric....
21:52 2019-08-07

2 victims in Dayton hit by police bullets; shooter had drugs in system The Dayton shooter had cocaine, alcohol, and Xanax in his system, according to Coroner Dr. Kent Harshbarger.        ...
13:00 2019-08-16

At least 9 dead, 27 injured. Victims identified. What we know about the Dayton, Ohio shooting Nine people were killed and at least 27 were injured when a gunman opened fire in Dayton, Ohio. Here's what we know.        ...
06:00 2019-08-05

Trump seeks to link Dayton shooter to liberal politics WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is trying to link the suspected gunman in the Dayton mass shooting to liberal candidates and organizations. At the same time, the president has pushed back against critics who tied the El Paso attack to his own comments on immigration. Posts from a Twitter ac...
12:39 2019-08-08

In photos: Dayton, Ohio mourns victims of mass shooting The community in Dayton, Ohio memorializes those slain in a mass shooting on August 4, 2019, in the Oregon District entertainment area. Nine people were killed -- as was the gunman....
09:52 2019-08-06

At least 1 dead, 12 injured from storms, tornadoes in western Ohio and Dayton At least one person is dead and 12 injured after a severe storm system including tornadoes hit the Dayton, Ohio, area late Monday night, authorities said. About 68,000 households and businesses in the state were without power Tuesday morning. This drone video shows the path of destruction left behi...
18:13 2019-05-28

Dayton shooter’s parents apologize for ignoring massacre in obituary The parents of the Dayton mass shooter apologized on Wednesday for releasing an “insensitive” obituary — that failed to mention that their son slaughtered nine people, including his sister. Connor Betts, 24, was “a funny, articulate and intelligent man with striking blue eyes and a kind ...
07:00 2019-08-15

Tornadoes hit Dayton area; more storms expected farther south A tornado slammed into the U.S. city of Dayton, Ohio, on Monday and severe storms were forecast to pound the area overnight, officials and media reports said....
10:52 2019-05-28

President Donald Trump arrives in Dayton, OH following mass shooting President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrived in Dayton, OH following a mass shooting that occurred on Aug. 3.        ...
19:39 2019-08-07

Rifle used in Dayton mass shooting was ‘obtained legally’: authorities The gun used to kill nine people in less than one minute during the Dayton shooting rampage was a tricked-out AR-15 style rifle that was “obtained legally,” authorities said Sunday — as they revealed the killer also brought a shotgun to the scene, but left it in his car. During a press conference, p...
06:26 2019-08-05

FBI says Dayton gunman who killed nine explored 'violent ideologies' – live Bureau to conduct ‘thorough, methodical’ investigationTrump not welcome in El Paso – Democratic congresswomanSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 9.13pm BST Authorities in Ohio provided an update on the investigation into the Dayton attack, revealing that they have uncovered evidenc...
22:39 2019-08-06

Dayton gunman had cocaine, Xanax, alcohol in his system during attack The gunman who killed nine people outside a bar in Dayton, Ohio, had cocaine, Xanax and alcohol in his system at the time of the shooting rampage, the county coroner said on Thursday....
15:26 2019-08-16

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 bathroom, not sure if people desperately pushing on ...
19:26 2019-08-04

Dayton shooter Connor Betts’ journal spoke of ‘hunting’ someone: report Dayton mass killer Connor Betts kept a chilling journal of demented scribbling and Satanic drawings — and even spoke of “hunting” someone from the University of Dayton, according to a new report. “Seek and destroy,” Betts wrote. “…very ADHD, paranoid, schizo...
06:52 2019-08-09

Dayton mom Lois Oglesby’s tragic last words: ‘Babe, I just got shot in my head’ A mom-of-two fatally wounded in the Dayton mass shooting spent her final moments calling the father of her kids in a bid to see the children, the man recalled in an emotional Facebook post. “She FaceTimed Me And Said ‘Babe I Just Got Shot In My Head, I Need To Get To My Kids,'” wro...
20:39 2019-08-06

Dayton, Ohio, gunman had cocaine, alcohol and antidepressants in system: coroner The gunman who carried out the Aug. 4 mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio, which left nine people dead, had cocaine and other drugs in his system at the time, according to an Ohio coroner....
13:26 2019-08-16

Parents of Dayton shooter break silence, offer ‘heartfelt prayers’ The parents of Dayton gunman Connor Betts broke their silence in a statement Tuesday night, sending prayers to the victims and their families, but offering no clues into a possible motive for their son’s mass shooting that left nine dead. “The Betts family is shocked and devastated by the events of ...
04:39 2019-08-07

Dayton, Ohio, shooting suspect identified, sister among 9 killed, officials say The sister of the gunman in the deadly rampage in Dayton, Ohio was among the nine killed during the early-morning shooting in a popular nightlife area that left dozens injured, officials revealed Sunday....
21:13 2019-08-04

Dayton mass shooter once wrote a ‘hit-list’ on HS bathroom wall: report The Dayton mass shooting suspect was once suspended from high school for writing a “hit-list” on a bathroom wall and causing a lockdown, a report says. Connor Betts’ former principal, Chris Baker, confirmed his suspension to the Dayton Daily News — saying, “I would not disput...
06:26 2019-08-05

Dayton Shooter Had a 'Rape, Dismember, & Kill' List in High School Connor Betts, the 24-year-old man officials say shot and killed nine people and injured 26 others on a crowded street in Dayton, OH early Sunday morning, allegedly kept a “rape, kill, and dismember” list in high school. He was briefly suspended, his classmates say, but ended up returning to school t...
08:13 2019-08-06

Tornado hits city of Dayton, more storms expected in south, central U.S. A tornado slammed into the U.S. city of Dayton, Ohio on Monday as severe storms were forecast to pound the area overnight, officials and media reports said....
09:26 2019-05-28

John Legend visits Dayton, performs for families of shooting victims Ohio native John Legend visited Dayton, performing for families of victims and workers in the city's Oregon District a week after nine people were killed in a mass shooting....
16:39 2019-08-12

Dayton shooter had troubled past, threatening fellow students with 'hit list' The 24-year-old gunman who killed nine people in a rampage in Dayton, Ohio had a troubled past, including threatening fellow students in high school, authorities said, but police said it was too soon to establish a motive for the slaughter....
14:39 2019-08-05

Hero nurse stopped running from Dayton shooter to perform CPR on victims A critical care nurse fled from a Dayton, Ohio, bar when a gunman opened fire — but stopped to perform CPR on the wounded outside after seeing a “row of bodies,” according to a report. Kayla Miller was celebrating a friend’s 25th birthday at the Ned Peppers Bar when Connor Betts, 24, fir...
21:01 2019-08-05

Long before shooting, Dayton gunman threatened fellow students with 'hit list' The 24-year-old gunman who killed nine people in a rampage in Dayton, Ohio had a troubled past, including threatening fellow students in high school, authorities said, but police said it was too soon to establish a motive for the slaughter....
17:39 2019-08-05

Dayton shooter Connor Betts was in a ‘pornogrind’ metal band: report Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts was reportedly the lead singer of a misogynistic “pornogrind” metal band called Menstrual Munchies — which released songs about rape, murder, necrophilia and other gruesome acts against women. “I feel s–tty having let him be in the band, doing those...
10:13 2019-08-06

Friend of Dayton shooter bought firearm parts for him, federal officials say On Monday, federal officials announced charges against a friend of the gunman who killed nine people on Aug. 4 in a mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio.        ...
22:39 2019-08-12

Tornado wreaks havoc on Dayton as millions lose power across Ohio At least one person is dead and 12 injured after a severe storm system including tornadoes hit the Dayton, Ohio, area late Monday night, NBC News reports....
00:39 2019-05-29

Dayton shooter spent two hours in area before attack, likely acted alone: police A gunman who killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio earlier this month spent two hours in the nightlife neighborhood before unleashing an attack on bar goers and probably carried it out alone, police said on Tuesday....
01:00 2019-08-14

Dayton shooter Connor Betts fired at least 41 rounds in 30 seconds: cops Dayton gunman Connor Betts squeezed off at least 41 rounds in his 30-second rampage — but may have brought as many as 250 rounds to the bloodbath, cops said Monday. “If all the magazines that we recovered from the suspect were completely full … including the loose rounds found on the gro...
21:01 2019-08-05

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 local businesses....
11:26 2019-08-14

Dayton shooting: Ohio Gov. DeWine pitches gun, mental health changes. Do they have a chance? During vigil to mourn those killed and injured in Dayton, attendees called on Gov. Mike DeWine to "do something." He lays out his plans today.        ...
14:52 2019-08-06

Trump visits Dayton, Ohio after mass shooting that shocked country U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday visited the Ohio city that suffered one of last weekend's two deadly mass shootings that shocked the country....
00:00 2019-08-08

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine releases plan to reduce gun violence after Dayton shooting Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine introduced a series of proposals to reduce gun violence on Tuesday, in the wake of the shooting in Dayton that left nine people dead....
07:39 2019-08-07

Dayton shooter was armed counter-protester at KKK rally earlier this year: report Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts was reportedly spotted carrying a gun and protesting at a Ku Klux Klan rally earlier this year. The 24-year-old was among the 500 to 600 counter-protesters who attended the May 25 event in opposition of the KKK, according to the Dayton Daily News. He spoke briefly wi...
04:39 2019-08-07

Dayton gunman may have had up to 250 rounds of ammunition, unclear if sister targeted, police chief says The gunman behind the attack in Dayton, Ohio that left nine dead may have had enough ammunition to inflict much more suffering before his rampage was cut short by responding officers, the city's police chief said Monday. ...
21:26 2019-08-05

Twitter feed, suspected of being Dayton, Ohio, shooter's, points to possible leftist leanings A Twitter feed appearing to belong to the gunman who killed nine people, including his sister, outside a Dayton, Ohio, bar over the weekend showed left-leaning tweets lamenting the 2016 election of President Trump. ...
07:13 2019-08-06

Inside the dark thoughts and far-left leanings of Dayton shooter Connor Betts Dayton killer Connor Betts’ online footprint provided a glimpse Tuesday into his dark thoughts and far-left political leanings — even as investigators worked to pin down a concrete motive for the massacre. “Millenials have a message for the Joe Biden generation: hurry up and die,” read a message ret...
04:39 2019-08-07

Dayton shooting, chaos captured on surveillance video as officers seen racing towards gunfire Authorities in Dayton, Ohio can be seen racing into action in surveillance video that shows the chaotic moments when a gunman behind the shooting that left nine dead opened fire early Sunday in a neighborhood full of bars and restaurants, sending people scrambling for cover. ...
21:26 2019-08-05

Autopsy: Dayton shooter had drugs in his system, two victims struck by police gunfire Preliminary autopsy findings showed the gunman who shot and killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio, had cocaine in his system at the time of the shooting and that some other victims were struck by police gunfire....
19:00 2019-08-16

President Trump Picks Twitter Fights After Consoling Dayton Shooting Victims Just a few hours after President Donald Trump visited with first-responders and people wounded in a shooting that claimed nine lives in Dayton, Ohio, he lashed out at the city’s mayor and Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown, claiming they “misrepresented” what happened during the trip. Confus...
23:00 2019-08-07

Dayton, Ohio, shooting: Video shows gunman's deadly path It is still unclear whether the gunman intended to shoot his sister, Megan Betts. Police revised the number of people injured by gunfire to 17.        ...
17:26 2019-08-14

Friend of Dayton shooter bought body armor, weapon accessories used in attack A friend of Dayton shooter Connor Betts bought equipment that he later used during the shooting that killed nine people, federal authorities said Monday....
23:00 2019-08-13

Dayton shooter Connor Betts held gun to friend’s head 5 months ago: report A former friend of the gunman who slaughtered nine people outside of a Dayton, Ohio, bar said he cut off their friendship when the mass shooter held a gun to his head about five months ago, a report said Monday. Will El-Fakir, who went to the same high school as gunman Connor Betts, told the......
10:13 2019-08-06

Dayton, Ohio on the Hook for $650,000 Security Bill After the Little Klu Klux Klan Rally That Couldn't On Saturday, Dayton, Ohio, was inundated by a massive, belligerent mob hosting a Klu Klux Klan rally—and by “inundated” I mean inconvenienced. And by “a massive, belligerent mob” I mean only nine Klan members actually showed up....
17:52 2019-05-28

Dayton shooting: Gunman killed his sister, but was the ‘sororicide' intentional? The murder of a sister is sororicide. Officials says it's too early to tell whether Megan Betts was a target of Sunday's mass shooting in Dayton.        ...
14:52 2019-08-06

Ohio’s Republican Governor Proposes Gun Laws After Dayton Shooting – but No Restrictions on Weapon Gunman Used Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine introduced a series of proposals that would make it easier to take guns away from “potentially dangerous individuals,” strengthen background checks and provide more resources for mental health care following the shooting early Sunday in Dayton that left nine people ...
23:26 2019-08-06

Ohio Gov. DeWine unveils proposals aimed at curbing gun deaths after mass shooting in Dayton Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said no one thing will prevent gun violence, but together, the changes will save lives.        ...
18:39 2019-08-06

Ohio lawmaker Candice Keller refuses to resign over ‘shocking’ Dayton shooting rant An Ohio lawmaker who said gay marriage and “drag queen advocates” were among the reasons that led to the Dayton shooting massacre will not resign, despite urging from the state’s Republican Party leader. State Rep. Candice Keller, of Middletown, cited a litany of factors in a Facebook post on Sunday...
20:39 2019-08-06

Police read statement released by family of Dayton, Ohio shooter Connor Betts Bellbrook Police Chief Doug Doherty read a statement released by the family of Dayton, Ohio shooter Connor Betts.        ...
07:13 2019-08-07

Dayton mass shooter made ‘hit-lists’ of classmates he wanted to torture and kill: reports The Dayton mass shooting suspect was reportedly kicked out of high school for making “hit-lists” of students who he wanted to rape, kill and skin their bodies. Connor Betts, 24, allegedly wrote the lists down on a bathroom room wall and in a notebook, which was recovered by school officials. He was ...
09:39 2019-08-05

Dayton shooter Connor Betts’ obituary says he had ‘kind smile,’ omits mass killing The Dayton mass shooter was “a funny, articulate and intelligent man with striking blue eyes and a kind smile” — or so his family says in an obituary that conveniently fails to mention he was gunned down by cops after slaughtering nine people. Connor Betts’ obit appears to describe...
23:52 2019-08-14

Trump accuses Sherrod Brown, Dayton mayor of 'misrepresenting' his visit with shooting victims President Trump blasted Ohio Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown and Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley on Wednesday after he visited with victims of the weekend's shooting massacre in Dayton, accusing the politicians of "misrepresenting what took place inside of the hospital."...
02:00 2019-08-08

Trump Chooses Visit With Dayton Shooting Victims as Perfect Moment to Start a New Feud President Trump went to Dayton, OH, on Wednesday to visit people affected by this weekend’s mass shooting. Somehow, it has all turned into a giant mess....
00:26 2019-08-08

Dayton gunman spent half-hour inside bar before returning for rampage, police chief says The gunman who killed nine people, including his sister, in a 32-second rampage Aug. 4 in Dayton, Ohio, seems to have planned the attack “well before” arriving at the city’s Oregon District, the city’s police chief said Tuesday....
11:26 2019-08-14

Dayton mass shooter’s family apologizes for obituary that called him a ‘funny, articulate and intelligent man’ DAYTON, Ohio (WKYC) — After an earlier obituary for Dayton mass shooting suspect Connor Betts never mentioned the mass killings that occurred by his hands, the Connor & Koch funeral home website has posted a revision:  “Stephen and Moira Betts apologize that the wording of the obituary for the...
17:52 2019-08-16

Dayton shooting: Ohio’s Republican governor wants courts to take guns from people deemed dangerous Gov. Mike DeWine on Tuesday announced proposals as lawmakers across the country spar over how to prevent mass shootings and whether to tighten firearm restrictions....
07:39 2019-08-07

Dayton Mayor Criticizes Trump’s ‘Unhelpful’ Gun Control Comments as the President Prepares to Visit the City The mayor of Dayton, Ohio, was underwhelmed by President Donald Trump’s response the day after a shooting claimed the lives of nine people on a Dayton street on Sunday. Following a weekend in which 31 people were killed in mass shootings in Dayton and at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, the Presid...
15:39 2019-08-07

Dayton, Ohio, Fears Becoming a New Charlottesville Ahead of Rally Saturday by Group Tied to the Ku Klux Klan An offshoot of the homegrown terror group the Ku Klux Klan is headed to the city of Dayton, Ohio, to rally Saturday, and city officials are urging folks to stay away, concerned they’ll have another Charlottesville on their hands....
06:26 2019-05-24

Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley has criticized Donald Trump. She's also fought against opioids and supported schools As Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley's criticism of President Donald Trump's remarks on the Ohio mass shooting draws national attention, some ask: Who is she?        ...
07:13 2019-08-07

When to Fly to Avoid Flight Delays Over the weekend, my 8pm flight from Chicago was delayed a total of four times; my plane arrived late, followed shortly by our crew who arrived at the gate from delayed flights themselves. Why is flying at night such a pain in the ass?...
00:26 2019-05-24

How to avoid a flat car battery Tips & advice 18 Jun, 2019 Car batteries can go flat for a number of reasons, which is why we have gathered these top tips to help prevent the worst happening...
18:52 2019-06-18

Should You Avoid Alcohol in the Heat? The hotter it gets, the more refreshing a beverage seems—including an ice-cold beer or a glass of frosé. But you might want to minimize your alcohol consumption during a heatwave, for safety reasons....
22:26 2019-07-18

10 Big Investment Mistakes You Should Avoid Delaying investments is one of the biggest and most common financial mistakes one can make. Majority of people don't start investing in their early age which can result in lower accumulation of......
16:39 2019-06-14

Surviving mass shootings TUCSON – It was eight years ago. Six people lost their lives and 13 were injured in the Jan. 8 shooting at a northwest side Safeway. The recent shootings may not have happened here in Tucson, but the effects can still be felt. James Gierke has helped victims of mass shootings like Pulse Nightc...
14:00 2019-08-06

Ethan Kollie, friend of Dayton shooter, helped killer buy body armor, weapons parts: feds A friend of Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts bought him body armor and the 100-round “double drum” magazine that Betts used during the deadly rampage, federal prosecutors said Monday. Ethan Kollie, 24, not only bought the items for the killer, but hid them in his own apartment “in order to assist Be...
21:26 2019-08-12

Why you can't fake a blush We’ve all been there, you get embarrassed, your cheeks become hot, you want the ground to swallow you up but what happens to your body when you blush and why do we do it?...
12:01 2019-07-10

How to Avoid Dooming Your Date Before It Even Starts You asked someone out, and they said yes, but plenty of things can go wrong between now and the actual date. Here's how to keep the spark alive in the meantime....
15:26 2019-06-21

How men can avoid a fashion faux pas | Brief letters Tory candidates | Quality Conservatives | Hard Times | Cheese rolling | Menswear | Mulhouse supplementI am bemused and dumbfounded that the candidates striving to become the next prime minister (Report, 29 May) believe they can individually unite the country. I suggest they start in their own backya...
04:26 2019-05-30

FCA will avoid EU CO2 fines in 2019, 2020, CEO says FCA will be compliant because of a regulatory credit deal with Tesla, the forthcoming debuts of plug-in hybrid Jeeps, the addition of the full-electric Fiat 500, and the arrival of more efficient combustion engines....
18:52 2019-08-09

A$AP Rocky testifies, says he tried to avoid fight "I wasn't paying attention at that moment to what they were saying verbally, but I know that it was just kind of strange that he came up to my security guard."        ...
20:52 2019-08-01

7 Bridal Make-Up Blunders To Avoid From exactly which mascara will last a day of emotions to the secret make-up trick for healthy skin in photos, here's what a pro make-up artist wants you to know about bridal beauty....
16:00 2019-05-22

Avoid getting buried in technical debt Ward Cunningham wrote in 1992 that shipping first-time code is like going into technical debt. Chip Camden explains that the usefulness of the technical debt metaphor is awareness....
20:52 2019-05-21

How to Avoid Gate-Checking Your Luggage Why are there a million categories that decide when you board a plane? The Intelligencer explains: Airlines figured out that random boarding is faster than back-to-front boarding, because it spreads people throughout the plane as they stow their luggage and get seated, instead of the back section ge...
08:39 2019-05-22

How to avoid becoming the victim of a ‘sextortion’ scheme Sexual extortion is thriving in the digital age. Electronic blackmail complaints spiked 242 percent last year, with 51,146 incidents — most of them sexual, the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaints Center reported. “The majority of complaints received in 2018 were part of a sextortion campaign...
21:13 2019-06-18

Yankees avoid sweep with 6-2 win over Jays Aaron Hicks hit a three-run homer and J.A. Happ worked seven strong innings as the New York Yankees defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-2 on Thursday night at Rogers Centre....
07:26 2019-06-07

These Foods May Help You Avoid Hangover And Cope With It Some studies suggest that drinking alcohol leads to lowering of levels of important vitamins and minerals. Consuming these food can fill up for the lost nutrients....
16:26 2019-05-27

4 signs you could be experiencing sun poisoning and how to avoid it Jingjits Photography/Shutterstock Sun poisoning is a term for a severe sunburn and if your skin is extremely red, blistering, and peeling, you might have it. Other symptoms of sun poisoning include feeling faint, feeling nauseous, or having a fever. If you're experiencing them, you should immediate...
21:39 2019-06-13

How to Avoid Tourist Traps While Traveling Over on a recent post, we asked readers to tell us the worst tourist traps to avoid while traveling—and we learned several important things. For one, don’t visit the “overrated” Space Needle. Second, don’t go to Georgetown Cupcakes because there are better dessert options elsewhere in D.C. And last...
16:00 2019-08-13

ADOT MVD: Customers should avoid “DMV” websites PHOENIX – Arizona Department of Transportation is urging Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) customers to be careful when looking up websites for motor vehicle services. “Copycat websites not operated by the MVD may charge for services people can otherwise get for free,” ADOT said Tuesday. The department s...
21:39 2019-06-04

I Have $15,000 to Avoid Another Poor Life Choice! What Car Should I Buy? Ron currently drives a Lincoln Town Car with 200,000 miles on the clock. How he came to acquire this ride is a long story, but he is ready to move on. He wants something he can modify that works as both a road trip cruiser and an occasional autocross machine. What car should he buy?...
21:13 2019-07-11

Can the UK avoid having a lethal opioid crisis like the one in the US? Doctors in the UK are concerned that it could follow the US into an opioid crisis, yet measures to prevent this could go too far and leave people in pain...
15:52 2019-05-21

The Best Sports and Exercises to Avoid Injury The human body is made to move, and physical activity is a requirement for lifelong health. But exercise-related injuries are a significant concern few people think about until it’s too late. Even a mild sprain can sideline an athlete for weeks, and a sports-related injury can be debilitating ...
18:52 2019-08-07

How to Avoid Food Poisoning at Restaurants Near You In the weeks following the deaths of nine American tourists visiting the Dominican Republic, hundreds of travelers who’ve visited the country have reported their own food poisoning-like symptoms on the website IWasPoisoned.com; since the start of 2019, over 1,600 cases of illness have been reported...
17:39 2019-07-02

How to Avoid Getting Sick From a Public Pool If your holiday plans involve a trip to the public pool, you may be interested in a recent warning from the Centers for Disease Control. On Friday, the CDC released a report encouraging Americans to use caution when taking advantage of public pools because of a parasite called cryptosporidium that’s...
21:26 2019-07-01

Trump may avoid another Fed fiasco in Senate President Donald Trump's latest pair of hopefuls for the Federal Reserve board don't have the same baggage as Stephen Moore and Herman Cain. And that might be just enough to get them confirmed. After Cain and Moore’s Fed prospects both ended in spectacular failure, Trump’s choices of Christopher Wa...
12:52 2019-07-10

How to Avoid 'Stranger Things 3' Spoilers on the Web “Stranger Things 3" is officially out today. If you opted to spend Independence Day outside celebrating with friends rather than glued to your television, then there’s a good chance you might potentially end up running into a spoiler or two before you get caught up on your binge-watching....
02:52 2019-07-05

After shootings, Trump reins in his attacks - for now After back-to-back mass shootings in two states over the weekend spurred widespread condemnation of his rhetoric and style, President Donald Trump chose to suppress his instinct to attack his rivals - at least for now....
12:26 2019-08-07

Shootings on the rise in NYC, up 5% in first 7 months of year Shootings in the Big Apple rose more than 5% during the first seven months of the year, the NYPD said Tuesday — hours before Mayor Bill de Blasio pledged $9 million to combat gun violence in ­Brooklyn. Official CompStat figures show there were 448 incidents in which at least one person was shot from...
08:00 2019-08-07

8chan goes dark after US mass shootings Perpetrators of mass shootings in the US have used the website to disseminate white nationalist propaganda. A cybersecurity firm has withdrawn its services to 8chan, saying: "They have proven themselves to be lawless."...
05:52 2019-08-06

Four indicted in drive-by shootings in Tucson TUCSON – Four suspects from Tucson accused of being involved in several gang-related, drive-by shootings were indicted, Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Friday afternoon. According to officials, Marc Anthony Hatter, Erubiel Alexis Bojorquez, Isaiah Nikko Meza and one minor were indicte...
09:52 2019-06-08

29 Killed In Two US Mass Shootings In Less Than 24 Hours Two mass shootings within 24 hours put the nation's focus back onto gun control and, given the alleged anti-immigrant views of a shooter in Texas, elevate the issue of the dangers of hate speech....
23:39 2019-08-04

The Aftermath of Shootings in Ohio and Texas President Trump spoke out against racism and white supremacy in the wake of two mass shootings, but he stopped short of embracing tighter restrictions on guns....
14:52 2019-08-06

What Is 8chan, and How Is It Related to This Weekend’s Shootings? Here’s What to Know While speaking about this weekend’s pair of mass shootings, President Donald Trump on Monday referenced one of the shooter’s online activities, and called for better regulation of social media. “We must recognize that the internet has provided a dangerous avenue to radicalize, dist...
22:13 2019-08-05

8chan dropped by Cloudflare following US shootings Web services company Cloudflare has announced that it will no longer provide security protection to the imageboard site 8chan following last weekend's mass shooting in El Paso, Texas.Without the company to protect it, the controversial site will be vulnerable to distributed denial of service (D...
23:00 2019-08-05

The Best Fake Sausage for Grilling Fake meat discourse tends to center around burgers, with their seemingly impossible meat-like texture and pink centers. But patties aren’t the only shape available from the makers of uncanny meat—it also comes in tubes, complete with sausage-like casing....
19:01 2019-06-18

How to avoid costly Medicare mistakes when retiring after age 65 If you're covered by qualifying health insurance at work and have delayed signing up for Medicare (or parts of it), it's important to plan ahead to avoid a coverage gap or missed deadlines....
14:52 2019-07-19

You should update WhatsApp to avoid a surveillance vulnerability WhatsApp has rushed to roll out a security fix for a surveillance vulnerability. The firm says people should upgrade to the latest version of the app...
15:39 2019-05-21

Take Inventory of Your Home to Avoid Buying Duplicates Have you ever done the thing where you buy a package of batteries, pull out the two you need, stick the rest in the back of a drawer, and forget they’re there?...
05:39 2019-08-13

4 back-to-school shopping mistakes to avoid OK, parents, it’s that time of year, again: back-to-school shopping season! Buzz60's Lenneia Batiste gives tips to help you avoid some big mistakes!       ...
22:26 2019-08-09

The extreme measures Americans will take to avoid bad hair Sitting in traffic, being in the line at the DMV, and walking around with toilet paper on their shoes are some of the things people would rather do than have a bad or unflattering hairstyle, according to new research. The study of 2,000 Americans examined people’s confidence and attitudes arou...
00:00 2019-06-15

Online holiday booking scams and how to avoid them New research into cybersecurity has revealed UK holidaymakers lost more than £7m to fake sites and fraud in 2018. We outline the five most common scams and ways to protect a trip and your dataWith UK holidaymakers looking to book their summer breaks, industry experts are warning them to look out for...
21:00 2019-06-14

People are spending $500 a month to avoid their co-workers When The Wing, a co-working space for women, opened its first location in October 2016, Nik Aliye immediately applied for a membership. At the time, the now 27-year-old New Yorker worked in media — and her company had an office in SoHo where most of her coworkers spent their work days. The only prob...
17:00 2019-07-08

Blue Jays avoid sweep with win over Orioles Rookie Trent Thornton pitched six scoreless innings, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit his team-leading 16th home run and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 on Sunday to avoid a three-game series sweep....
23:26 2019-07-07

Avoid playgrounds and eat the last biscuit: how to keep your sense of self as a parent Remember when life wasn’t all packed lunches and soft play? It’s time to get that person backI am currently working away from home, abandoning my family to selfishly pursue my own interests – or at least, that’s how I felt the week before I left. During that time, I couldn’t simply look forward to t...
07:52 2019-07-06

20 things cruise passengers should avoid at all costs Handout/Getty Images With all-you-can-eat buffets, late-night dance parties, and beautiful ocean views, cruise vacations can be memorable experiences with something for all ages. There are some things passengers should know, however, in order to make the most of their trip. Travelers should be awar...
21:39 2019-06-13

Shrinking your tax burden can come with consequences. Here's what to avoid You don't want to strive so hard to pare income or capital gain taxes that it leads you to make unsound decisions, in pursuit of iffy rewards       ...
21:00 2019-08-11

Australia Looks to Siphon U.S. Oil Stockpile to Avoid Running Out of Gas The U.S. is considering opening its emergency oil reserves to Australia, as concerns grow about shipping security and this Washington ally’s ability to withstand a global oil-supply shock....
20:13 2019-08-05

The fitness gadgets and apps you need to avoid the Freshman 15 Please enjoy this guide to the best fitness gadgets and apps you should be using at school, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school series. In addition to top picks in 11 categories -- everything from laptops to smartphones to gaming and dorm......
21:13 2019-08-13

Macron wants to avoid Brexit 'polluting' EU after 31 October French president says EU27 leaders need to know when UK’s lengthy exit will happenFollow today’s political developments – liveFrance’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has said he wants to avoid Brexit “polluting” the EU after 31 October, and that European leaders need to know when the UK’s prolonged dep...
21:13 2019-05-22

If you act now you can maybe avoid the worst of climate change. But you know you're not going to | First Dog on the Moon The rage inducing, sober reality of it, you could do it but you won’tSign up here to get an email whenever First Dog cartoons are publishedGet all your needs met at the First Dog shop if what you need is First Dog merchandise and prints Continue reading......
08:26 2019-08-02

Avoid Traffic on July 4th By Leaving at The Right Time This Independence Day, AAA expects a record-breaking 48.9 million people to hit the road, 4.1% more than last year. That means your chances for running into some epic traffic are better than they’ve been before....
01:39 2019-07-01

Gears Of War 5 Is Going To "Avoid Highlighting Or Glorifying Smoking" In 2019, because we’ve already seen a shift away from it in a lot of movies and TV shows, it’s not the biggest deal if a major video game decides to not show any of its characters smoking. It is interesting, though, if the game is making a point of it....
02:00 2019-07-15

Seniors should avoid this mistake as the Fed lowers rates Lower interest rates on savings accounts and certificates of deposit are now making equity returns seem even more attractive. Here's why you should resist the risk....
22:00 2019-07-31

U.N. chief says essential to avoid escalation in the Gulf United Nations chief Antonio Guterres warned on Sunday that it is essential to avoid "any form of escalation" in the Gulf as tensions continue to rise following the shooting down of an unmanned U.S. drone this week by Iran....
15:13 2019-06-23

After two escapes, 'El Chapo' may go to Supermax prison to avoid a third Joaquin Guzman, the convicted Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo, has escaped twice from maximum security prisons in Mexico, once by digging a mile-long tunnel from his cell....
13:39 2019-07-17

Sunday Comics: Avoid The Obvious Joke Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
17:13 2019-07-21

Update Your Older iOS Devices to Avoid These Bugs It’s important to keep your iPhone and iPad’s software up to date—even if the old devices you still use aren’t going to be eligible for the upcoming iOS/iPadOS 13. In fact, sometimes it’s the older phones and tablets in Apple’s hardware line that see the most critical updates....
01:39 2019-07-24

Indians are the playoff nightmare Yankees should want to avoid The formula is basic and stands the test of time: If the Twins are in the playoff hunt, then the Yankees should desire to play them. Or do you think they’d rather take their chances against these Indians? These Indians who treated Yankee Stadium like their personal Xanadu on Thursday night? By thras...
13:26 2019-08-16

Avoid Plagiarism With Google's New Assignments Tool Google is making it easier for teachers to crack down on cheaters this year, as well as for students to make sure they’re not accidentally copying someone else’s work....
03:00 2019-08-15

How sports bettors can avoid beginners’ mistakes It’s a question that’s challenged recreational bettors since the earliest days of sports wagering. Should they focus on just one or two picks per session? Or, should they bet a lot of action to spread out the impact of luck? You’ve probably experienced this yourself. You bet one game. It lost …...
20:52 2019-07-01

What's the Best Way to Avoid All the Upsells in the Dealership's Finance Office? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are discussing avoiding the finance office, inspecting “certified” cars, and when ridesharing makes more sense than owning....
20:13 2019-06-28

Emissions need to be halved to avoid 3C warming: scientists Emissions need to be halved by 2030 to limit warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius but temperatures are on track to reach double that by the end of the century even if countries' current plans are fully implemented, research by scientists shows....
12:13 2019-06-19

Aaron Hicks to IL though Yankees avoid the worst The Yankees avoided the worst possible outcome for now. With their poor injury luck this year, that should be considered progress. Manager Aaron Boone said Aaron Hicks will not need surgery on his injured right elbow, though his right flexor strain did result in yet another injured list stint for th...
00:00 2019-08-05

A$AP Rocky testifies in Sweden, says he tried to avoid fight American rapper A$AP Rocky has told a court in Sweden that he did everything possible to avoid a confrontation with two men who he said kept following his entourage in Stockholm...
01:13 2019-08-02

How to avoid an SEO nightmare when changing domain names The words ‘domain migration’ have the potential to strike dread into the hearts of even the most experienced webmasters, but with careful planning and execution, the process needn't be a nightmare. Here’s how we did it along with some top tips for making the process as stre...
17:00 2019-07-10

Yankees’ Didi Gregorius likely will avoid an IL stint Didi Gregorius sat both games of Saturday’s split doubleheader against the Red Sox with a strained finger in his left hand and he still provided some of the better health news for the Yankees. The shortstop took grounders between games and reported no issues. “Everything went good,’’ Gregorius said ...
20:52 2019-08-04

Four things to avoid when grilling burgers this weekend Grilling your burgers wrong could kill you. Here are four things to avoid to help you get through Memorial Day weekend unscathed.        ...
19:01 2019-05-24

Priest who stole $95K from churches may avoid prosecution A California priest was caught stealing at least $95,000 in church collections after bags of cash were found in a car crash — but he may not be charged, because of police “reluctance” to pursue a criminal probe, his diocese claims. The Rev. Oscar Diaz, 56, fractured his hip in the crash ...
19:26 2019-07-23

Devers homers, Red Sox avoid sweep with 4-1 win over Astros Rafael Devers homered off Justin Verlander, and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of two errors by the Houston Astros to avoid a series sweep with a 4-1 victory        ...
01:13 2019-05-27

Reds avoid sweep, rally in 7th to top Phillies 4-3 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joey Votto tied the game for Cincinnati with a two-out single in the seventh inning and Eugenio Suárez followed with the go-ahead hit to rally the Reds to over the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Sunday and avoid a three-game sweep. Bryce Harper got tangled up in a pair of plays at ...
23:26 2019-06-09

How to avoid making catastrophic innovation bets Business executives must make big bets to sustain leadership or else risk obsolescence. But there's a right way and a wrong way to take on those risks.Read More...
00:39 2019-06-09

Barneys has until Oct. 24 to find a buyer and avoid liquidation "We have new financing that literally developed in the last 30 minutes," testified Kirkland & Ellis' Josh Sussberg, "for a company that only days ago stared down the barrel of a gun."...
21:13 2019-08-07

Men avoid reusable shopping bags to not look gay: study Men may be more likely to snub mother nature by refusing to carry reusable shopping bags — because they don’t want to appear feminine or gay, according to a new study. Penn State University researchers found that people tend to view the act of schlepping groceries in a tote bag — instead of plastic ...
23:52 2019-08-06

UN's Guterres calls for strong EU to avoid 'new Cold War' Upon receiving the Charlemagne Prize, the UN Secretary-General called for a strong and united Europe to avoid "a new Cold War." He also said the EU was too important to fail....
19:26 2019-05-30

U.S., Mexico Reach Deal to Avoid Tariffs President Trump dropped his threat of tariffs on billions of dollars of Mexican imports after negotiators reached a deal on measures to stem the flow of migrants pouring into the U.S. from Mexico....
07:26 2019-06-08

Children 'whitening skin to avoid racism' Children as young as 10 are whitening their faces to avoid being subjected to racist abuse in Britain, a child protection group has warned, as police struggle to stem a rising tide of hate crimes against minors....
22:13 2019-05-30

It's up to EU to avoid no-deal Brexit, says UK foreign minister Britain's foreign minister on Thursday pressed the European Union to amend the terms of Britain's EU withdrawal agreement, saying Brussels would have to take responsibility for a no-deal Brexit if it does not compromise....
03:13 2019-08-09

US, Mexico begin talks to try and avoid tariffs US President Trump has threatened to impose tariffs on Mexico to put pressure on the country to keep migrants from crossing into the US. Mexico has said the tariffs would only make the migration problem worse....
17:39 2019-06-03

How do they have my number? 5 ways to avoid being put on robocall lists Make it more difficult for robocallers to get their hands on your phone number using these precautionary measures to avoid ending up on a call list.        ...
12:26 2019-06-06

Who Said It: The El Paso Shooter or Fox News? When a white supremacist manifesto allegedly posted by the El Paso shooting suspect first began making the rounds on Saturday night, it was hard not to feel a sense of familiarity....
21:39 2019-08-04

El Paso congresswoman to Trump: Don't come here Rep. Veronica Escobar said Monday that President Donald Trump "is not welcome" in her hometown of El Paso, Texas, as the city recovers from a mass shooting that killed 21 people and wounded more than two dozen. "From my perspective, he is not welcome here. He should not come here while we are in mo...
18:39 2019-08-05

Advisory board: Don’t name officers involved in shootings WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A public advisory board in Wichita, Kansas, is now recommending that officers involved in shootings should not be named, citing worries about possible death threats to the families of the officers. The Wichita Eagle reports that the Citizen Review Board has chang...
15:00 2019-05-29

1 dead, several injured in separate shootings over 5 hours A man was shot dead in the Bronx, and four people were injured in Brooklyn when a gunman opened fire early Friday — among six shootings in a bloody five-hour span in the Big Apple overnight, police said. The four were injured when someone opened fire on Elton Street near Sutter Avenue in East New......
01:13 2019-07-06

The Latest: Detroit man arraigned in LGBTQ shootings DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on a man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding two others because they were part of the LGBTQ community (all times local): 3:22 p.m. A man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding two others because they were part of the LGBTQ community has ...
23:01 2019-06-07

Trump on mass shootings: My rhetoric has no impact on US Donald Trump has said his rhetoric "brings people together" following accusations that he stoked anti-immigrant sentiment in the run-up to mass shootings that left more than 30 people dead in Texas and Ohio....
16:26 2019-08-07

NZ judge allows images of man charged in mosque shootings WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A New Zealand judge has ruled that media outlets can now show the face of the man accused of killing 51 people at two Christchurch mosques. Previously, the courts ruled media could only publish images which pixelated the face of Brenton Harrison Tarrant, the 28-year-ol...
09:39 2019-06-06

Here's What Obama Had to Say About This Weekend's Horrific Mass Shootings Once upon a time, there was a widely held—if never fully realized—belief that the country’s president ought to serve as a moral compass. If not that, at least, they ought to emphatically articulate and speak to the nation’s highest values. This is especially true in times of turmoil and tragedy....
05:13 2019-08-07

Google tweaked algorithm after rise in US shootings Mass murders present challenge for search engine to deliver accurate resultsMisinformation is so common after mass shootings that Google has had to tweak its algorithm to compensate, a senior search engineer at the company has revealed.Pandu Nayak, who joined the company 14 years ago to work on its ...
10:00 2019-07-02

Will Shootings Sway Voters? Look First to Virginia Races The state’s elections in November will test the potency of gun rights as a voting issue. Democrats are looking to take power and enact gun control legislation next year....
02:00 2019-08-09

Democrats aim their outrage at Trump after two mass shootings Two mass shootings that killed 29 people in Texas and Ohio reverberated across the U.S. political arena on Sunday, with some Democratic presidential candidates accusing President Donald Trump of stoking racial divisions while he said "hate has no place in our country."...
14:39 2019-08-05

Comey to Trump after shootings: 'You owe us more than condolences sent via Twitter' Former FBI Director James Comey, a frequent critic of President Donald Trump, said in a blistering op-ed for The New York Times that Trump's efforts to "exploit the radioactive energy of racism" are "more dangerous" than he realizes....
10:52 2019-08-05

New Zealand begins gun buyback after mosque shootings Hundreds of New Zealand gun owners have surrendered their weapons in exchange for cash — the first of many gun buybacks in the country after the deadly Christchurch mosque shootings. More than $669,000 worth of now-banned weapons were handed over by 378 owners during the government’s fir...
03:39 2019-07-15

‘I Will Not Say His Name’: Police Try to End Notoriety of Gunmen in Mass Shootings They have called him “that 13th person,” “the suspect” and “the perpetrator.” Why Virginia Beach officials have maintained near silence about a gunman’s identity....
04:26 2019-06-04

U.S. Congress weighs response after 2 mass shootings Democrats demanded quick approval of gun-control legislation — some of it already passed by the House — while Republicans looked elsewhere for answers, focusing on mental health and violent video games....
12:52 2019-08-06

Between gun massacres, a routine, deadly seven days of U.S. shootings A boy accidentally killed by his father during a fishing trip in Montana. A woman dead and her husband behind bars after a single gunshot in a Dallas hotel room. A teenager cut down on his porch on a warm day in Washington state....
18:00 2019-08-11

Factbox: Major shootings in the United States Two mass shootings within 13 hours of each other left 20 people dead in Texas and killed nine people in Ohio, carnage that shocked a country that has become grimly accustomed to mass shootings and heightened concerns about domestic terrorism....
22:00 2019-08-04

NRA criticizes presidential candidates after mass shootings The National Rifle Association accused U.S. presidential candidates on Thursday of trying to politicize the deadly mass shootings in Ohio and Texas, warning against enhanced background checks for gun buyers a day after Republican President Donald Trump embraced the idea....
22:39 2019-08-08

Facebook still flooded with fake reviews, says Which? Users exposed to unsafe products bolstered by misleading reviews, says studyFacebook has been accused of failing to stop the sale of fake reviews through its website, more than a month after it was told to crack down on the issue by a UK regulator.An investigation by Which? found that despite concer...
10:13 2019-08-06

This leaked Pixel 4 XL video better be fake Google’s Pixel smartphones are never best-sellers. In fact, top flagship phones from the likes of Apple and Samsung outsell Google’s Pixel lineup each year by an order of magnitude or even more. Pixel phones also aren’t the most powerful smartphones around, and they have never feat...
01:26 2019-06-11

How to survive the fake news about cancer The internet is awash with ads for costly but bogus treatments – and claims that scientists are suppressing a cure for the diseaseFor Eileen O’Sullivan, being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2013 was the catalyst for a deluge of distinctly unscientific and frequently dangerous advice. An investment ...
11:39 2019-07-14

Man Tries To Use Fake ID With Chris Hemsworth Pic, Says His Name Is Thor A man in Canada recently tried to purchase marijuana - using an ID card with Chris Hemsworth's photo. Pictures of the obviously fake ID, which put his name down as Thor Thunder Odinson, have gone......
21:39 2019-07-31

How to avoid getting dinged with surprise rental car toll fees Amid the shift to cashless, electronic toll collections, car rental customers are increasingly getting dinged with surprise fees for the "convenience" of driving a rental vehicle on a tolled road. Here's what to know before you go....
19:52 2019-07-07

Important to continue dialogue in Sudan, avoid escalation: UAE It is important to continue dialogue in Sudan and avoid an escalation, a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Tuesday, after protests against the ruling military....
10:39 2019-07-02

How to Avoid Annoying Crowds and Lines at Tourist Attractions If you’ve ever wanted to visit the Eiffel Tower, the Colosseum, or the Statue of Liberty, you should know now: You’ll likely run into hordes of slow-moving, selfie-stick-carrying tourists at any popular tourist attraction....
00:13 2019-05-30

Choosing a web hosting service? Then avoid these common mistakes If you are relatively new to the world of web hosting, you will be bombarded with advices and tips once you start looking into ways to host your brand new website (or indeed, even when you are at the planning stage or trying to find out whether you actually need a website or should simply go to a we...
19:13 2019-07-08

The Latest: China urges US, Iran to avoid further escalation WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on developments as the U.S. and Iran edge toward a flashpoint amid escalation in the Persian Gulf region (all times local): 3:35 a.m. China’s top diplomat has warned the United States against opening a “Pandora’s box” in the Middle East after a re...
14:26 2019-06-18

Cobra's Expensive New Dashcam Let Me Avoid Speed Traps In a world of hidden speed cameras, insurance scams, and daily dents and dings, putting some protection on your dashboard is a prudent move. But plugging in a radar detector and then also adding a video camera with its sundry of dangling wires and suction attachments creates a mess—and more blind s...
23:00 2019-08-02

No. 4 Simona Halep rallies to avoid upset in Ohio Simona Halep rallies for 3-6, 7-5, 6-4 win over Ekaterina Alexandrova in the Western & Southern Open in Ohio        ...
21:26 2019-08-14

Max Kepler blasts three homers as Twins avoid sweep CLEVELAND — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday night. Kepler, who entered hitless in his previous 21 at-b...
07:13 2019-06-07

France's Sarkozy loses bid to avoid corruption trial Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy on Wednesday lost his final bid to avoid standing trial on charges of corruption and influence peddling, his lawyer said....
18:00 2019-06-19

US says border wall will ‘avoid’ historic Texas cemetery HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. government says it won’t build President Donald Trump’s border wall on the site of a historic cemetery that might have required the exhumation of graves. U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued a statement Monday saying it would “avoid” the Eli Jacks...
20:39 2019-06-03

Boring but necessary: 4 budgeting mistakes to avoid when growing your company It may sound boring, but careful and sensible budgeting is crucial to every growing company. Not only does successful budgeting save time and energy, but it also allows you a more thorough understanding of what about your offering and process works and what doesn’t. Yet, many aspiring founders make ...
16:26 2019-05-21

SEC alters overtime rules to avoid another 7-OT game like A&M-LSU marathon Last season's LSU-Texas A&M game accounted for most combined points (146) in NCAA history and lasted nearly 5 hours in time elapsed.       ...
02:00 2019-07-17

Klay Thompson won’t avoid Drake’s better songs during NBA Finals Drake’s Toronto fandom has taken on a life of its own as an NBA official said the league has talked to the Raptors about the rapper’s sideline theatrics, which have included rubbing the shoulders of coach Nick Nurse. Warriors guard Klay Thompson was asked if Drake is a distraction and if he’ll play ...
05:13 2019-05-30

Watch: U.S., Russian warships narrowly avoid collision Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said there will be military-to-military conversation after the Russian destroyer Admiral Vinogradov came within 100 feet of the USS Chancellorsville Friday in the Philippine Sea....
21:26 2019-06-07

Google Maps will now help you avoid bumping into sweaty strangers on the bus Google Maps for iPhone and Android is getting a new feature that will tell you if your bus is delayed or if it's typically crowded at the time you plan to ride....
20:39 2019-06-27

Woman goes topless in attempt to avoid shoplifting bust A New Jersey woman shed her shirt and went topless to escape a shoplifting arrest — but her attempt went bust, according to a report. Lakia Pierce, 42, of Hoboken was seen trying to leave a ShopRite in Bayonne without paying for a few items late Tuesday, according to NJ.com. A loss-prevention guard ...
21:39 2019-07-17

Can Facebook's Libra Avoid Regulators? History Suggests Not For all its crypto styling, Facebook’s Libra looks less like bitcoin and more like a 50-year-old type of investment fund that has attracted intense regulatory scrutiny since the 2008 financial crisis. Investors should be skeptical of claims it can escape the same kind of attention....
14:26 2019-07-04

Airlines Avoid Persian Gulf After Downed Drone Several airlines rerouted flights to avoid airspace over the Persian Gulf after Iran shot down an American military drone, disrupting air travel around one of the world’s busiest transportation hubs....
08:00 2019-06-22

Lufthansa and global airlines avoid Iranian airspace A host of major carriers are rerouting flights away from the Strait of Hormuz after a US reconnaissance drone was shot down in the area. Airlines fear being mistakenly attacked....
13:13 2019-06-21

Ferrari needs to address F1 car issues "soon" to avoid 2020 repeat Ferrari needs to address any car shortcomings "very soon" to ensure its 2020 Formula 1 challenger does not suffer the same performance shortfall as this year's...
19:26 2019-05-24

Red Sox move up game start to avoid Stanley Cup conflict The Boston Red Sox will move up the start of Wednesday's game against the Texas Rangers to 4:05 p.m. to minimize the conflict with Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final       ...
02:26 2019-06-11

Angels may avoid Mike Trout injury scare ANAHEIM, Calif. — Mike Trout was pulled from the Angels’ eventual 6-3 win over the Mariners because of right calf tightness. The two-time AL MVP left before the start of the third inning on Sunday, interrupting his incredible recent success at the plate, but it doesn’t appear he will be ...
05:13 2019-07-15

Water wars: How to avoid conflict over our most precious resource Climate change is altering weather patterns, endangering the water supply of over half of humanity. New thinking is required to avoid things boiling over...
22:13 2019-08-05

17 brands millennials loved that 'kids these days' avoid Sophia Grace/YouTube Millennials loved Ralph Lauren, Abercrombie, Hollister, and other preppy garb. They also spent a lot of time on Facebook. Gen Zs tend to wear fast fashion and athleisure. They've dumped Facebook for Snapchat and Instagram. Read on to see the 17 brands millennials loved as teen...
07:13 2019-08-09

Hamilton chases "imaginary" rival to avoid complacency Formula 1 championship leader Lewis Hamilton says he make himself chase an "imaginary" rival whenever he is ahead of title rival Valtteri Bottas, to avoid getting complacent....
11:39 2019-07-14

I learned the hard way: How you can avoid my credit card mistakes My credit card mistakes were easily avoidable and something to learn from. Here are three notable blunders you too can avoid.       ...
16:00 2019-06-17

How direct-to-consumer brands can avoid startup purgatory The smartest direct-to-consumer companies are figuring out there is a better path to growth than relying strictly on venture capital funding.Read More...
00:39 2019-06-09

Seniors may need new shoes to avoid pain, prevent falls (Reuters Health) - Because our feet change shape as we age, shoes that fit when we were young may become uncomfortable and unsafe in our senior years, a research review suggests....
19:39 2019-07-05

Hendricks helps Cubs avoid sweep with 2-1 win over Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Kyle Hendricks pitched eight strong innings, Kyle Schwarber homered for the second straight game and Kris Bryant added a solo shot in his return to the lineup to help the Chicago Cubs avoid a sweep with a 2-1 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night. The game included a scary an...
11:26 2019-05-30

Elliott vows to avoid trouble after meeting with Goodell Ezekiel Elliott is vowing to avoid incidents similar to a recent one in Las Vegas that forced the star running back of the Dallas Cowboys to meet with Commissioner Roger Goodell       ...
05:26 2019-07-03

Ways to avoid leaving stuff behind in your hotel room Are you a forgetful traveler who routinely leaves items behind when checking out of hotels? We've got tips to help you remember to take everything.       ...
18:13 2019-06-28

5 Mistakes MacKenzie Bezos and Other Mega-Donors Should Avoid The philanthropic road is littered with the carcasses of those who thought that “disrupting” poverty would be as simple as disrupting the taxi industry....
15:13 2019-05-31

UK PM candidate Hunt says Brexit deal is only way to avoid an election The only way Britain can avoid a national election is to leave the European Union with a deal, Jeremy Hunt, a candidate to be the country's next prime minister, said on Sunday....
13:39 2019-06-09

WEC set to run Spa a week early to avoid Formula E clash in 2020 The Spa round of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship is set to shift forward a week in a move that will avert a clash with the new Seoul Formula E event...
20:26 2019-07-23

US: 'Many killed' in El Paso mall shooting At least 20 people have been killed and more than two dozen injured in a shooting at a shopping center in the city of El Paso, Texas. Police say they have arrested a male suspect in his 20s....
07:52 2019-08-04

| Double shootings heighten fears of 'white terrorism' in US Armed with assault rifles and clad in combat gear, two white men methodically gunned down nearly 30 people over the weekend, underscoring fears that 'white terrorism' is now the main threat in the United States....
18:39 2019-08-06

Cops link two shootings in Long Island village Police are investigating two shootings in a Long Island village in which a person was injured and a car was found riddled with bullet holes. The two Amityville shootings — one Oldfield Avenue and Orchard Place and another at 45 Merrick Road — were reporting just before 2 p.m. Tuesday and were believ...
07:52 2019-06-05

Rihanna Criticizes Trump’s Response to Mass Shootings Rihanna criticized Donald Trump’s reaction to back-to-back mass shootings in less than a day via her social media accounts on Sunday. The singer and entrepreneur posted a screenshot of Trump’s tweet following the El Paso shooting, calling out Trump in her caption for not recognizing the ...
23:26 2019-08-05

Republican who blamed shootings on gay marriage urged to resign Ohio state representative’s screed against cannabis and liberal ‘snowflakes’ goes too far even for her own partyA Republican state representative in Ohio who blamed “homosexual marriage” and “recreational marijuana” – along with many of Donald Trump’s favourite targets – for gun massacres is facing ...
21:26 2019-08-06

| WATCH | After shootings, under-fire Trump says 'hate has no place' in US An under-fire President Donald Trump has said that "hate has no place" in the United States after two mass shootings left 29 dead and sparked accusations that his rhetoric was part of the problem....
18:39 2019-08-06

Walmart CEO says it will respond to fatal shootings in ‘thoughtful and deliberate’ way Walmart CEO Doug Miller said in a lengthy statement posted online that the retail giant will respond in a “thoughtful and deliberate” way to two fatal shootings at its stores, including in El Paso, Texas. Patrick Crusius, 21, is accused of killing 22 people at the Walmart in El Paso on Saturday. Thr...
04:26 2019-08-08

Four injured in pair of shootings in troubled Brooklyn neighborhood Four people were injured in two separate Brooklyn shootings early Sunday less than an hour apart — in a neighborhood that has seen shootings nearly double this year. In the first incident, a 29-year-old man was shot four times — three times in the right forearm and once in the hip — on Williams Ave...
19:39 2019-08-11

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 and more than 50 injured. The shootings occurred ...
18:39 2019-08-04

Trump says NRA could soften opposition to gun reforms after mass shootings U.S. President Donald Trump suggested on Friday he could persuade the powerful National Rifle Association lobby group to drop its strong opposition to gun restrictions after recent mass shootings that have reignited the gun control debate....
06:52 2019-08-10

Walmart To Keep Selling Guns Despite Recent Shootings At Its Stores Despite two deadly shootings at its stores in less than a week, American retail giant Walmart has no plans to stop selling guns and ammunition, a spokesman said Sunday....
02:52 2019-08-06

President Trump Remains Out of Sight Following Mass Shootings (BRIDGEWATER, N.J.) — As the nation reeled from two mass shootings in less than a day, President Donald Trump spent the first hours after the tragedies out of sight at his New Jersey golf course, sending out tweets of support awkwardly mixed in with those promoting a celebrity fight and attack...
13:39 2019-08-05

Americans mourn victims of mass shootings – in pictures Thousands of El Paso residents went to a baseball diamond in Ponder Park to pay tribute to the victims of Saturday’s mass shooting in Texas. And less than 24 hours after a masked gunman opened fire in Dayton, Ohio, hundreds of people gathered to pay their respects to the nine people who were killed ...
01:13 2019-08-06

City schools not prepared for mass shootings: report City schools are not adequately prepared for the next Adam Lanza, according to a hair-raising new report by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli that found Department of Education campuses are relying on faulty alarms and radios, late and outdated safety plans and incorrect personnel records. “The stat...
07:39 2019-06-14

Trump blames shootings on 'glorification of violence' – video Donald Trump has blamed ‘the glorification of violence’ in a speech that identified video games, the internet and mental illness – but not guns – as the cause of the attacks that left at least 30 dead and 53 injured in less than 24 hours over the weekend.In his first public remarks on the shootings ...
01:13 2019-08-06

No, Video Games Don’t Cause Mass Shootings. But The Conversation Shouldn’t End There As night follows day, as prayers follow thoughts, so talk of video game violence follows a mass shooting, that most inevitable of American news stories. In a speech on Monday, President Trump responded to two such recent tragedies, one in Dayton, Ohio, one in El Paso, Texas by condemning “grue...
08:00 2019-08-09

Steve Scalise: Don’t blame Trump for mass shootings House Minority Whip Steve Scalise on Sunday called it “a very slippery slope” to blame President Donald Trump’s rhetoric for deadly mass shootings in recent weeks.The Louisiana Republican said on CBS’ “Face the Nation” that “there's no place” for attacks based on someone’s ethnicity.“But to try to...
02:13 2019-08-12

Trump postpones Florida trip in wake of shootings U.S. President Donald Trump will postpone a trip to Florida planned for Tuesday due to the mass shootings in Texas and Ohio over the weekend, a White House official said on Monday....
18:39 2019-08-05

Forum used by extremists loses protection over mass shootings Controversial image board 8chan, which has been used to celebrate mass shootings in the US and New Zealand, has been abandoned by a firm designed to protect websites from digital attacks....
20:13 2019-08-05

Jimmy Kimmel on mass shootings: 'Politicians don't seem to care about what we think' Things took a serious turn at a Television Critics Association panel on Monday when Jimmy Kimmel was asked to address the recent mass shootings that took the lives of dozens of people over the weekend....
20:39 2019-08-05

New Zealand judge allows images of man charged in mosque shootings WELLINGTON, New Zealand — A New Zealand judge ruled Thursday that media outlets can now show the face of the man accused of killing 51 people at two Christchurch mosques. Two New Zealand courts had previously ruled that television stations, websites, newspapers and other media could only publish ima...
14:00 2019-06-06

As death count rises in 2 US shootings, a familiar aftermath People attend a vigil for victims of Saturday’s mass shooting at a shopping complex Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/John Locher) Families are planning funerals, politicians are pointing fingers and the death toll is rising as the U.S. reels from twin mass shootings. Thirty-o...
23:26 2019-08-05

Bullet-resistant backpack sales spike after shootings Manufacturers of bullet-resistant backpacks and backpack inserts reported a surge in popularity after the deadly shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio.       ...
03:00 2019-08-11

Officer claims retaliation for urging warnings on shootings LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lieutenant with the nation’s largest sheriff’s department claims his supervisors retaliated against him for trying to warn the public before a killing in a popular state park outside Los Angeles. James Royal says he repeatedly pleaded with his superiors to warn peopl...
03:26 2019-06-11

Can the internet shut off the valve that fuels mass shootings? Opinion: Perhaps the web, or certain elements of it, are not to blame for inciting the hatred that fuels acts of domestic terrorism. But it does seem to play some sort of accessory role, and you’d think that could be stopped....
12:52 2019-08-10

Shootings, stabbings mark bloody night in Big Apple The weekend got off to an especially bloody start with three people killed and more than a dozen others either shot or stabbed throughout the Big Apple, police said. In all, nine people were shot Friday in separate incidents in Brooklyn, Manhattan and the Bronx, including three men in Brownsville; t...
05:26 2019-06-09

Authorities investigate threats across the country after mass shootings Authorities across the country were investigating threats against businesses and public events on Saturday, a week after a gunman killed 22 people at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, and another fatally shot nine people outside a bar in Dayton, Ohio. Police in New Haven, Connecticut, said they arrested ...
20:39 2019-08-12

Schools turn to technology to reduce toll during shootings LOS ANGELES — Efforts to combat school shootings are starting to shift from preventing the violence to reducing the number of victims through technology that speeds up law enforcement’s response and quickly alerts teachers and students to danger. School districts are using products like gunsho...
14:33 2019-05-21

Texas moves to arm more teachers to prevent school shootings AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas lawmakers moved the state closer to arming more teachers to help prevent school shootings, sending the measure to Gov. Greg Abbott for consideration. The bill passed Wednesday night by the Senate was part of a group of school safety measures filed after a gunman killed eig...
11:39 2019-05-23

"Hate Has No Place" In US, Says Donald Trump, Under-Fire After Shootings An under-fire President Donald Trump said Sunday that "hate has no place" in the United States after two mass shootings left 29 dead and sparked accusations that his rhetoric was part of the problem....
02:13 2019-08-05

New Orleans charter school dean among 5 killed in shootings Five people were shot and killed in New Orleans over Memorial Day weekend, including a charter school dean known as a “tough but fair” leader, colleagues said. Reginald Field, 50, the head dean of students and athletic director at Andrew H. Wilson Charter School, was pronounced dead at t...
23:39 2019-05-28

Chicago's most violent weekend of 2019: 52 shootings, 10 dead Chicago police said Monday the city has just seen its deadliest weekend of the year -- during which 52 shootings and at least 10 deaths were reported....
23:26 2019-06-03

Some Democratic Candidates Seek to Link Shootings to Trump In the wake of two shootings, one of which is being investigated as domestic terrorism, some said the president creates a culture that lets white nationalism thrive....
20:52 2019-08-04

Fox News Fool Suggests Medicare for All Would Actually Mean More Mass Shootings On Friday, Fox News contributor Rachel Campos-Duffy linked two top issues of the moment: Medicare for All and mass shootings. Did she do so in a logically and morally consistent way, perhaps by suggesting that single-payer healthcare would dramatically improve the lives of gun violence survivors, wh...
22:39 2019-08-16

Factbox: Mass shootings in U.S. ignite new calls for gun legislation A cluster of recent mass shootings that killed 36 people in California, Texas and Ohio has sparked renewed calls for the U.S. Congress to pass legislation to prevent gun violence....
03:52 2019-08-07

Pair of triple shootings in Brooklyn leave six injured Six people were injured – one critically – in two separate Brooklyn shootings just hours apart on Monday night, police said. Three men were struck in the first shooting at about 6:50 p.m. at a cookout outside NYCHA’s Pink Houses on Hemlock Street and Stanley Avenue in East New York, cops said. A 42-...
09:52 2019-05-28

President Trump Remains Out of Sight Following Two Mass Shootings (BRIDGEWATER, N.J.) — As the nation reeled from two mass shootings in less than a day, President Donald Trump spent the first hours after the tragedies out of sight at his New Jersey golf course, sending out tweets of support awkwardly mixed in with those promoting a celebrity fight and attack...
02:39 2019-08-05

Movie about killing ‘deplorables’ under question after mass shootings Promotion for an upcoming horror movie starring Hilary Swank — in which a group of elite liberals are tasked with killing “deplorables” — has been put on hold following the trio of mass shootings. Ads for “The Hunt” were yanked from ESPN last weekend, when 31 people were slau...
01:00 2019-08-09

Mexican, US officials meet on probe into Walmart shootings Mexican prosecutors have met with U.S. diplomats and representatives of the FBI to share information on investigations into the Aug. 3 mass shooting at a Walmart in the Texas border city of El Paso...
05:00 2019-08-14

Teen Arrested In Deadly Shootings At Kentucky Party WHITESVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police have arrested a Kentucky teenager on charges of killing two people and wounding a third during a party. The Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer reports the 17-year-old was arrested Thursday in Owensboro. His name was not released because he is a juvenile. A warrant charged hi...
12:26 2019-06-07

Mulvaney on mass shootings: 'I don't think it's fair to lay this at the feet of the president' Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney defended his boss on Sunday against accusations by many top Democrats that President Trump’s rhetoric on issues like immigration is in part responsible for the two mass shootings over the last 24 hours....
05:13 2019-08-05

Foreign countries issue warnings after mass shootings This isn't the first time foreign countries have issued travel warnings because of gun violence in the U.S.       ...
06:26 2019-08-07

MIT made an AI that can detect and create fake images Creating digital renderings and editing images can take hours, but researchers from MIT and IBM want to change that. They've trained AI to generate photographic images from scratch and to intelligently edit objects inside them. While this could be be......
21:13 2019-07-01

Fake news is real — A.I. is going to make it much worse Advancements in AI are rapidly paving the way for "deepfake" videos, content that falsely shows people saying and doing things they never said or did. These fakes are blurring the lines between fact and fiction in journalism like never before....
21:26 2019-07-12

Could ‘fake text’ be the next global political threat? An AI fake text generator that can write paragraphs in a style based on just a sentence has raised concerns about its potential to spread false informationEarlier this month, an unexceptional thread appeared on Reddit announcing that there is a new way “to cook egg white[s] without a frying pan”.As ...
08:26 2019-07-04

Whatever became of urban myths? Were they replaced by fake news? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsUrban myths – alligators in the sewers etc – used to be very popular and some were gruesomely entertaining, so why have they disappeared? Have the...
14:26 2019-07-09

| Fake cops steal $3.7m from Swiss woman Fraudsters posing as police officers stole 3.3m euros ($3.7m) from a Swiss woman through an elaborate scam that involved a fake plot implicating the victim's bank, Swiss media reported....
20:00 2019-06-27

How Fake Business Listings End Up on Google Maps Have a burst pipe or a broken-down car? That plumber or mechanic you found on Google Maps might not be where they say they are. Or they might not be anywhere at all. Reporters Rob Copeland and Katie Bindley have found that hundreds of thousands of the listings on Google Maps aren’t what they claim t...
16:13 2019-07-04

Man With Fake ID Arrested For Trying To Defraud Government Ministries A 21-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday for creating a fake identity card of a Pay and Accounts Officer (PAO officer )of the central government to siphon off money from the bank accounts of various......
07:52 2019-07-10

Van full of detectives pulled over by fake LI cop who then flees A Long Island man impersonating a police officer tried to take the law into his own hands when he pulled over a van -- and found it full of real detectives, police said Saturday....
05:26 2019-08-18

Schumer wants Grubhub to eat any ‘fake’ restaurant fees ​Sen. Chuck Schumer is getting in the middle of the food fight between ​​Grub​hub and New York City restaurants by asking the delivery app to eat its “fake” fees. In May, The Post reported how​​​ ​Grub​hub, the country’s largest food ordering service, was charging restaurants in the Big Apple and el...
23:13 2019-07-14

| Inflatable tanks and 'fake news': The little-known side of D-Day On June 6, 1944, more than 150 000 Allied troops invaded the northern French coast, marking the start of France's liberation from its Nazi occupiers....
14:00 2019-06-06

Indian man gets 7 years for arranging 80 fake marriages PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — An Indian man living in Florida has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for arranging more than 80 fraudulent marriages. Court records show that 47-year-old Ravi Babu Kolla was sentenced Thursday in Panama City federal court. He pleaded guilty earlier this year t...
02:52 2019-06-21

Have you seen the Gyro Drop on social media? It's fake. If you were planning a trip to Seoul, South Korea to ride the intense Gyro Drop free-fall amusement park ride after seeing the video currently circulating on social media, you will be disappointed....
13:13 2019-06-15

Amazon warns customers: Those supplements might be fake Enlarge (credit: Getty | John Greim) On the second evening of Prime Day, Amazon’s annual sales bonanza, Anne Marie Bressler received an email from Amazon that had nothing to do with the latest deals. The message, sent from an automated email address Tuesday, informed her that the Align nutritional...
17:13 2019-07-21

Facebook has taken down over 2 billion fake accounts in 2019 Facebook took down 2.19 billion fake accounts during the first quarter of 2019, the company announced today. In addition to that, Facebook said it disabled 1.2 billion fake accounts in Q4 2018. These numbers are quite staggering when you consider tha......
18:26 2019-05-23

Seen the Gyro Drop on social media? It's fake. If you were planning a trip to Seoul, South Korea to ride the intense Gyro Drop free-fall amusement park ride after seeing the video currently circulating on social media, you will be disappointed....
21:52 2019-06-19

EU chief: Brexit a 'vaccine' against 'fake news' Brexit has acted as a warning against leaving the European Union and was a "vaccine against anti-EU propaganda and fake news", according to European Council President Donald Tusk....
01:52 2019-05-29

Facebook isn’t deleting the fake Pelosi video. Should it? SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook has chosen to leave up a doctored video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in which she appeared to slur her words. That has outraged people who believe Facebook should do more to clamp down on misinformation. But Facebook has long resisted making judgments about the truthfu...
11:26 2019-05-30

Instagrammer Called Out By Own Sister For Fake Hiking Pic There have been numerous instances of Instagram influencers being called out for posting fake or edited pictures - none of them as hilarious as this one, where an Instagrammer was called out by her......
11:00 2019-08-12

Facebook reports big rise in fake accounts Facebook says it has removed billions of fake accounts before they were active. In a new report, Facebook said there was a "steep" rise in such activity from October 2018 to March 2019, even as it worked to boost detection of bogus accounts. (May 23)        ...
03:52 2019-05-24

These vegan fake meat options will have you fooled Faux-beef mania has spawned a new age of vegan pioneers — all angling for a bite of the imitation comfort-food space. Here, four eyebrow-raising pioneers in fake meat: The Impossible Burger In 2016, this convincing beef faker launched to shock and awe. In January, it debuted a new, even “beefi...
04:00 2019-06-05

Facebook Finds Itself on Receiving End of Fake Video An altered video of CEO Mark Zuckerberg has surfaced on the social-media company’s Instagram app, where he appears to question his company’s data practices....
05:13 2019-06-12

This Kawhi Leonard Ball Fake Is Hypnotic Kawhi Leonard has been doing a lot that’s reminiscent of Michael Jordan. The raw scoring—Leonard is up to 31.4 points per game this postseason—the shimmying midrange work, the perimeter defense. Add a new entry to the list: ball fakes only possible with enormous mitts. Check out this possession in G...
02:26 2019-05-25

Facebook takes down more fake accounts from Iran Today, Facebook removed 51 accounts, 36 Pages, seven groups and three Instagram accounts that were involved in "coordinated inauthentic behavior" based in Iran. According to the company, the individuals responsible pretended to be located in the US a......
22:00 2019-05-28

Mets avoid Jeff McNeil disaster as he returns to lineup After bad news on Robinson Cano, the Mets lucked out with Jeff McNeil. McNeil, who left the second game of Monday’s doubleheader with a calf cramp, is back in the lineup Tuesday against the Marlins, batting leadoff and playing right field. The 27-year-old, who enters Tuesday leading the majors...
03:52 2019-08-07

From a jar of pickles to kids' slime: How to avoid a hassle at airport security The Transportation Security Administration is responsible for overseeing security at the nation's airports, but weighing in on what items are permitted on airplanes has become part of the job....
20:52 2019-08-04

Hong Kong protests turn chaotic but avoid violence Protests turned chaotic Saturday but ultimately ended without violence, as Hong Kong's long summer of discontent continued to simmer for an 11th straight weekend....
03:00 2019-08-18

Higgins and Ding narrowly avoid upsets in International Championship "John Higgins survived a scare in his qualifier for the International Championship in China, needing a tense deciding frame to beat 15-year-old Wu Yize."...
20:52 2019-08-04

Bury face 14-day deadline to avoid EFL expulsion as Carabao Cup tie suspended • Bury given 14 days to meet outstanding financial requirements• Cup tie against Sheffield Wednesday next week suspendedBury’s Carabao Cup match against Sheffield Wednesday next Tuesday has been suspended, the Football League has announced.The League One club have already had their opening two games...
15:26 2019-08-08

Government steps in to try to avoid India Commonwealth Games boycott • Sports minister Nigel Adams suggests separate shooting event• India unhappy after shooting not chosen as one of the 19 sportsThe government has intervened in an attempt to stop India boycotting the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham in protest after shooting was not chosen as one of the sports ...
00:13 2019-08-14

UN climate report: Change land use to avoid a hungry future GENEVA (AP) — Human-caused climate change is dramatically degrading the Earth's land and the way people use the land is making global warming worse, a new United Nations scientific report says. That creates a vicious cycle which is already making food more expensive, scarcer and less nutritious....
23:26 2019-08-08

Teen climate activist prepares to sail to US to avoid flying Greta Thunberg is making her trans-Atlantic trip on board a 60-ft yacht fitted with solar panels and underwater turbines that produce electricity onboard -- with the aim of making the journey zero-carbon....
23:00 2019-08-13

Palestinian app helps drivers avoid Israeli checkpoint bottlenecks A new locally-developed app helps Palestinian drivers in the occupied West Bank negotiate traffic at Israeli military checkpoints and uncover routes to towns mainstream providers often miss....
12:00 2019-08-05

In Gulf Tanker Crisis, Iran Tries to Avoid Alienating Allies Iran’s disruptions of Persian Gulf oil shipments are putting the country’s leaders in a difficult position as they retaliate against foes while trying not to irritate their few remaining allies....
19:52 2019-08-08

MotoGP right to avoid "tenpin bowling" wet start at Brno – Miller The MotoGP Czech Grand Prix could have been like "tenpin bowling" if it started with all riders on slick tyres on a partially wet circuit, said Pramac rider Jack Miller...
13:13 2019-08-05

Predatory lenders prey on US military members. Here's how to avoid becoming a victim Predatory lenders, who cluster around military bases, target young soldiers who are inexperienced with money. Money expert Tara Falcone shares tips on how to protect yourself....
00:13 2019-07-04

Andrus gets 4 hits, Rangers beat Jays 7-3 to avoid sweep Kolby Allard pitched 5 2/3 innings to win for the first time with Texas, Elvis Andrus had four hits and two RBI and the Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-3 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.       ...
00:39 2019-08-15

Antivaxxers turn to homeschooling to avoid protecting their kids’ health Enlarge / A boy at school. (credit: Getty | Florian Gaertner ) Anti-vaccine advocates in New York are encouraging parents to homeschool their children rather than protect them from serious diseases, according to a recent report in The Wall Street Journal. The move by New York anti-vaccine groups ...
02:13 2019-07-09

2020 Democrats keep calling for ‘a conversation’ to avoid having actual conversations Many 2020 Democratic presidential candidates have called for “conversations” around key policy areas. The only catch? It is often employed to avoid said conversation....
20:13 2019-07-12

Barneys is scrambling to find a buyer to avoid bankruptcy: sources Barneys boss Daniella Vitale is scrambling to avoid a bankruptcy filing — by finding a fashion-minded investor who’s willing to buy the iconic luxury chain, The Post has learned. Last week, Vitale, who was named chief executive of the swanky retailer in 2017, met with one potential buyer who is “not...
23:39 2019-07-24

Cloudera’s Hilary Mason on how businesses can avoid ruining their own AI projects An IDC survey of businesses out earlier this week found that for about 1 in 4 enterprises deploying AI today, half of all AI projects will fail. Why they fail can be related to external factors like a lack of talent necessary to properly deploy systems, but sometimes companies implode without the in...
01:39 2019-07-13

Indonesia plans cloud seeding to avoid crop failure Indonesia is preparing to carry out cloud seeding in an effort to trigger rainfall to prevent harvest failure and forest fire, the disaster mitigation agency's spokesman said on Monday....
14:52 2019-07-22

Mets must fix mind-boggling defense to avoid reliving this nightmare MIAMI — The Mets came into the season with a strong rotation and a weak defense. And it has only gotten worse. For everyone. How a team can be based on pitching yet not fix its defense is mind-boggling. But that’s the Mets and that’s how this team has been built. Some potential deals didn’t......
23:00 2019-07-14

Man pleads guilty for killing NPD officer to avoid death penalty NOGALES, Ariz. – A man accused of shooting and killing a Nogales police officer back in 2018 pleaded guilty in connection to the case. Back on April 27, 2018, officer Jesus Cordova was killed in the line of duty after he responded to an alleged armed carjacking. According to officials, David M...
12:39 2019-08-08

Progressives press Dem leaders to avoid divisive fight over Israel Senior progressive Democrats are urging House leaders to abandon plans to vote on a contentious measure in support of Israel next week, just as tensions within the caucus had temporarily faded into the background.A small group of Democrats, including leaders of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, ...
02:39 2019-07-17

Santana homers, Indians beat Twins 4-3 to avoid sweep Carlos Santana hit a solo home run that broke a seventh-inning tie and the Cleveland Indians avoided a sweep against the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins with a 4-3 win       ...
23:39 2019-07-14

Grandal, Hader lift Brewers over Reds 5-4 to avoid sweep Ryan Braun and Keston Hiura homered, Yasmani Grandal hit a go-ahead single and Josh Hader made a lights-out relief appearance to lift the Milwaukee Brewers over the Cincinnati Reds 5-4       ...
00:01 2019-07-25

Some trees avoid touching each other due to ‘crown shyness’ Certain trees mysteriously avoid touching each other in the forest canopy, creating a leafy jigsaw puzzle in a phenomenon called “crown shyness.”       ...
18:00 2019-07-31

Zimbabwe opposition backs down from protest to avoid 'blood in the streets' Zimbabwe's main opposition party called off planned anti-government demonstrations on Friday, saying it aimed to avert bloodshed after police rounded up its followers and dispersed them with batons and water cannon....
22:13 2019-08-16

Teen allegedly stabs brother to avoid long car trip with him Not exactly brotherly love. A 13-year-old Tennessee boy told authorities in Florida that he stabbed his older brother because he’d rather spend time in the slammer than be stuck in the car for hours with his sibling. The teen suspect, from Tennessee, was arrested Saturday for stabbing his 15-year-ol...
07:39 2019-07-09

Trump lays the groundwork to avoid voters’ recession blame Between poor economic news coming out of China and Germany, the inversion of the yield curve, and trade negotiations with friend and foe alike that have no guarantee of ending positively, signs are mounting that next year’s economy might not be as upbeat as today’s. With the presidential election a ...
12:39 2019-08-16

Hundreds of Google employees call for company to avoid work with ICE and CBP The petition demands Google not provide services to ICE or U.S. Customs and Border Protection until they "stop engaging in human rights abuses.”       ...
12:39 2019-08-16

Fed's Powell Says Stress Tests Must Evolve to Avoid Bank Complacency Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said stress tests of the nation’s largest banks must adapt and keep firms on their toes, or the annual exam could fail to prepare the financial system for the next downturn....
18:52 2019-07-09

A$AP Rocky testifies in second day of Sweden assault trial, says he tried to avoid fight American rapper A$AP Rocky testifies on the second day of a trial in Sweden, where he is accused of assault in an alleged street fight.        ...
21:39 2019-08-01

U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky tells court he tried to avoid Stockholm fight U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky told a Swedish court on Thursday he had tried to avoid the fight in downtown Stockholm that landed him in custody and facing a charge of assault....
15:52 2019-08-01

Norris to avoid penalties as German GP engine issue identified Lando Norris is set to escape further power unit-related penalties at the Hungarian Grand Prix after McLaren and Formula 1 engine supplier Renault identified the cause of his Hockenheim retirement...
18:52 2019-07-31

Whale mothers and calves whisper to avoid attracting predators Southern right whale mothers and calves communicate with one another using quiet moo-like calls to avoid attracting predators such as killer whales and sharks...
17:52 2019-07-11

Irish finance minister believes UK would rather avoid no-deal Brexit Britain would rather avoid leaving the European Union without a transition deal but is willing to contemplate it if necessary, Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said on Tuesday after talks with British counterpart Sajid Javid....
19:00 2019-08-06

Burkina Faso urged to avoid curbs on security reporting A U.S.-based journalists' rights group urged Burkina Faso's government on Wednesday to nix a bill that would impose stiff prison sentences on media that "demoralize" security services battling a strengthening jihadist insurgency....
23:52 2019-07-03

Pete Alonso is studying more than pitchers to avoid rookie wall LOS ANGELES — Pete Alonso still meticulously records his at-bats in a notebook after every game for the simple reason he tends to remember information better when he handwrites it instead of typing on a keyboard. The Mets rookie entered Monday in something of a slump for May, hitting only .192 for t...
05:26 2019-05-28

Huawei delays the foldable Mate X to avoid Samsung’s mistakes In the wake of Huawei’s US export ban, its easy to forget that the company was due to launch one of the first folding phones to hit the market. The $2,600 Mate X was set to go head-to-head with Samsung’s Galaxy Fold, but after the Korean giant delayed the device due to mishaps with early review unit...
02:13 2019-06-15

Shanahan Steps Down At Pentagon To Avoid ‘Painful’ Family Scrutiny WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of unexplained delays, Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan stepped down Tuesday before his formal nomination ever went to the Senate, citing a “painful” family situation that would hurt his children and reopen “wounds we have worked years to heal.” President Dona...
21:00 2019-06-18

Video shows a Model 3 on Autopilot swerve out of the way to avoid hitting an SUV Over the past few years, we’ve seen a marked increase in the number of videos depicting Tesla’s Autopilot feature assume control of a car and maneuver out of potentially dangerous situations. This shouldn’t come as much of a surprise given that Tesla’s Autopilot technology co...
22:26 2019-05-28

West calls on Albanians to avoid violence in disputed election European bodies and the United States called on Albanian parties on Friday to avoid violence during mayoral elections, due to be held across the country on Sunday despite being declared illegal by the president and boycotted by the opposition....
18:52 2019-06-28

Family flying guide: Avoid these mistakes when you travel with kids Planning to travel with kids? Before you make plans or fly with your family, you'll want to read this.        ...
16:39 2019-05-22

Nigel Farage shelters on campaign bus to avoid milkshake attack Brexit party leader told to remain on vehicle after possible assailants spottedNigel Farage has been forced to seek refuge on his campaign bus after being stalked by people carrying milkshakes in Kent, according to reports.The Brexit party leader and his campaign team seemed keen to avoid a repeat o...
21:13 2019-05-22

Airlines to avoid Iranian airspace amid rising tensions The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration issued an emergency order prohibiting U.S.-registered aircraft operators from flying over the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman due to increased tensions with Iran....
18:01 2019-06-21

Corporations are getting dragged into a debate they’ve long sought to avoid: Abortion A confluence of forces could make it more challenging for companies to remain quiet on the sidelines on what is perhaps America's most polarizing social issue....
17:52 2019-05-31

U.S. Crude Edges Higher After U.S.-Mexico Deal to Avoid Tariffs Oil prices extended a recent rebound, climbing after the U.S. and Mexico reached an agreement to avoid a potentially devastating trade fight that would have further hurt the outlook for commodity demand....
20:52 2019-06-10

GM seeks to avoid Takata recalls for fourth straight year DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is trying to avoid recalling potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators in thousands of full-size pickup trucks and SUVs for the fourth straight year, leaving owners to wonder if vehicles are safe to drive. The automaker petitioned the National Highway Traffic Safety A...
17:00 2019-06-19

France's Sarkozy loses bid to avoid influence peddling trial Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy will stand trial for influence peddling after the country's highest court rejected his final bid to have the case thrown out, his lawyer said on Wednesday....
16:39 2019-06-19

Supreme Court gives Merck another shot to avoid Fosamax lawsuits The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave Merck & Co a new opportunity to avoid lawsuits accusing the company of failing to properly warn patients of debilitating thigh-bone fractures from taking its osteoporosis drug Fosamax, throwing out a lower court decision that had revived the litigation....
17:13 2019-05-21

SNC-Lavalin could avoid ban from federal contracts due to delay in policy update An internal federal document obtained by The Canadian Press shows the Liberal government was planning to announce a long-studied revision to its so-called "integrity regime" in early February....
18:39 2019-06-01

Here's where investors can hide out and areas they should avoid as trade tensions intensify Investor could add consumer staples and utilities as defense while staying away from companies with big sales exposure to China, according to Wall Street analysts....
17:00 2019-06-01

Trump and Congress race to avoid fiscal time bomb Congressional leaders in both parties are confident they can reach a deal to stave off a funding fiasco this fall — if only President Donald Trump would stay out of the way. Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top lawmakers will huddle with White House budget nego...
03:13 2019-06-19

Netanyahu pledges to resolve coalition crisis and avoid election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday he would continue to try and resolve a deadlock in a coalition crisis and form a new government, after parliament took an initial move to dissolve itself....
21:13 2019-05-27

Call to arms: how can Australia avoid a slow and painful decline? Australia has been warned it risks ‘drifting into the future’ if it fails to respond to challenges in a fast-changing worldAustralia is at a crossroads. Drift towards a future of slow decline economically and socially or, if action is taken now to address our most important challenges, create a futu...
05:26 2019-06-18

Avoid Damage To Surroundings: Court To Guptas On Weddings In Uttarakhand Wedding ceremonies of the sons of South Africa-based businessmen brothers Ajay and Atul Gupta are in full swing in Uttarakhand's leading tourist resort Auli amid judicial concerns over possible damage......
14:13 2019-06-20

Vietnam says that China is mislabeling products as Vietnamese to avoid U.S. tariffs According to Vietnamese officials, Chinese firms first export products to Vietnam, then change the labeling on packages before exporting the goods.        ...
23:39 2019-06-10