NAIROBIDAILYNEWS.COM: Latest News 19:52 2019-10-09

Florida couple arrested after 'ghost mask' crime spree that spanned 3 counties, officials say

A man and woman from South Florida were arrested Monday in connection to an armed bank robbery earlier this year that was part of a crime spree spanning three countries while the suspects wore "ghosts...

Florida couple arrested after 'ghost mask' crime spree that spanned 3 counties, officials say

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Florida executes man convicted of killing gay men during crime spree in 1994 A man convicted of targeting three gay men who had befriended him before he bludgeoned and suffocated them during an eight-month crime spree in 1994 was executed in Florida on Thursday night, officials said....
07:13 2019-08-23

Florida to execute man convicted of killing gay men during crime spree in 1994 A man convicted of targeting three gay men who had befriended him before he bludgeoned and suffocated them during an eight-month crime spree in 1994 is scheduled to be executed in Florida on Thursday....
23:13 2019-08-22

Crime Trackers: Fugitive couple wanted for murder, arson is arrested in New York TUCSON – The fugitive couple wanted for murder and arson are now behind bars. Tucson Police Department said 55-year-old Blane Barksdale and his 58-year-old wife, Susan Barksdale were arrested Friday morning in Henrietta New York. Blane Barksdale, Susan Barksdale, and Brent Mallard,/ Tucson Police De...
03:13 2019-05-25

A Florida couple had sex in the back of a police car after getting arrested for a DUI Aaron Thomas, 31, and Megan Mondanaro, 35, were arrested in Florida after they had sex in the back of a patrol car, according to police.        ...
13:52 2019-09-18

Former Florida sheriff's deputy arrested after allegedly planting drugs during minor traffic stops, officials say A former Florida sheriff's deputy was arrested Wednesday after investigators say he “routinely” planted drugs on unsuspecting drivers during minor traffic stops, leading to the dismissal of nearly 120 cases in a two year period. ...
16:26 2019-07-11

Body Parts and Missing Bodies: Another Spree of Crime Fiction Marilyn Stasio’s column sends readers on the trail of a present-day Danish serial killer, then all the way back to England at the time of the Black Death....
14:13 2019-08-30

Cops search for duo who stole $50K worth of loot in NYC crime spree Two serial thieves have made off with more than $50,000 in jewelry and cash in a crime spree that’s targeted victims on the streets of Manhattan and the Bronx, police said. The pair is suspected in a trio of early-morning armed robberies over the past week. After each heist, they sped off in t...
00:52 2019-09-05

Couple must return $120,000 after bank error prompted spending spree Robert and Tiffany Williams bought a camper, race car and gave money to friends before the bank realized the errorA Pennsylvania couple who went on a giddy spending spree after a bank accidentally deposited $120,000 into their account are now regretting their spendthrift ways after going to trial on...
23:00 2019-09-10

Pennsylvania officials declare hepatitis A outbreak with reported cases in 36 counties “The counties hardest hit by this outbreak are Philadelphia and Allegheny, but we have seen an increase of cases throughout much of the state,” said Pennsylvania's Secretary of Health....
23:39 2019-05-21

Texas executes inmate in 2010 murder of elderly woman during crime spree A Texas man was executed Tuesday evening for killing a 61-year-old grandmother a decade ago during an eight-day crime spree that included another murder....
15:13 2019-09-11

Houston police officer near Democrat debate shot, priest assaulted in violent crime spree A Houston police officer is in serious condition and one suspect is dead after a violent crime spree came to an end in a shootout just a mile away from the Democratic presidential debate Thursday night....
21:39 2019-09-13

Pennsylvania couple allegedly went on massive spending spree after $120G mistakenly added to bank account A Pennsylvania couple is accused of theft after going on a shopping spree with $120,000 that was mistakenly deposited into their bank account, according to a report....
06:26 2019-09-09

Man arrested with gun and clown mask at NYC government office What a clown. Cops busted a Brooklyn man fiddling with a gun and a creepy clown mask inside a city government office after a frightened witness called 911 to report him, police said Tuesday Rahmeek Younger, 30, was at the Human Resources Administration offices at 505 Clermont Ave. around 3 p.m. Mond...
21:39 2019-08-27

Florida toddler born with 'Batman' mask due to rare skin condition to seek treatment in Russia A Florida toddler who was born with a marking on her face that resembles a  “Batman” mask will soon travel to Russia in the hopes of receiving an innovative treatment for a rare skin condition. ...
23:26 2019-09-24

North Carolina student arrested with guns in his dorm room was planning shooting spree, police say A 19-year-old freshman arrested in his dorm room at a North Carolina university with two firearms was planning a shooting spree, police say.        ...
20:26 2019-08-29

Crime Trackers: Backyard bandits steal packages from South Tucson couple TUCSON – Thieves stole $200 worth of packages from a couple’s backyard. The stolen goods consisted of auto parts to repair the A/C unit of the couple’s car. “Unfortunately, we really can’t afford to get our cars worked on by mechanics,” said homeowner Sivine Lupia...
05:39 2019-06-29

Ghost Recon Breakpoint’s Ghost War adds some much-needed suspense to PvP There are a few things that are certain in life: death, taxes and the fact that Ubisoft will continue to release more Tom Clancy titles than we can possibly keep up with. The latest addition to Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon series is Breakpoint, an open-world tactical shooter.We got some time...
17:00 2019-08-25

Florida couple busted for DUI had sex in back of cop car: report A Florida couple busted on DUI charges couldn’t wait to jump each other’s bones — so they had sex in the back of a police car, according to reports. Ex-cons Aaron Thomas, 31, and Megan Mondanaro, 35, were initially stopped by a deputy after they were spotted riding bikes with no lights and almost be...
01:13 2019-09-17

R. Kelly Arrested on Federal Sex Crime Charges: Everything We Know R. Kelly was arrested in on Thursday night for federal sex crimes in two states, with charges including child pornography and obstruction of justice. A federal law enforcement source told......
19:26 2019-07-12

Update: Raccoon attacked Florida couple, not bobcat A couple in Florida believed a bobcat attacked them on their morning walk last Friday, but newly released DNA test results showed a raccoon was to blame for their injuries. ...
00:00 2019-10-12

Elderly couple injured in possible bobcat attack in Florida FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — An animal believed to be a bobcat dropped down from a tree and attacked a couple out on their typical early morning walk Friday in a dense, urban part of South Florida, authorities said. Wildlife experts said bobcats are quite common in urban areas although most people never ...
12:39 2019-10-05

Libya detention centre attack could amount to a war crime, say top UN officials A missile attack on a detention centre in Tripoli that killed scores of migrants and refugees “deserves more than condemnation”, UN agencies said on Wednesday, as both the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and the head of the UN mission in Libya (UNSMIL), insisted that it may amount to a war cri...
18:00 2019-07-03

An elderly couple in Florida says a bobcat attacked them on their morning walk An elderly couple on an early morning walk was attacked by an animal they described as a bobcat in Lauderhill, Florida, according the city's fire department....
00:00 2019-10-06

Florida couple uses pet alligator to reveal 10th child’s gender Welcome to a gender reveal party with a lot of bite. Stacie Childs-Wright and husband Chad Wright let their pet alligator, Amos, show the world the sex of their unborn baby, which will be the couple’s tenth child. A video from Tampa station Fox 13, courtesy of Childs-Wright, shows a barefoot Wright ...
01:39 2019-06-12

Police: Florida couple beat, used stun gun on adopted kids GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Police say a couple in northern Florida routinely beat and shocked their two adopted children with what appears to be stun guns. The Gainesville Sun reports that the children were also malnourished and described being fed only bread and water and occasional scraps. The two c...
23:13 2019-06-21

Two escape from Florida farm where a couple was preparing for Armageddon, police say The females reported they were physically and sexually abused by the couple, who stockpiled "food rations and weapons" in case of disaster.        ...
04:52 2019-07-14

Couple who won $500,000 in Michigan lottery arrested In a string of burglaries A Michigan couple who won $500,000 in the state lottery back in 2016 have now been charged in a series of alleged burglaries.        ...
17:26 2019-09-05

Three charged with hate crime after 'mob' attack on gay couple outside of DC gay bar The couple has posted a GoFundMe to cover the medical costs for the victim, Braden Brecht. He is uninsured.        ...
20:39 2019-06-18

El Paso shooting: 21-year-old suspect in custody as officials investigate possible hate crime Officials investigating whether suspect wrote a ‘manifesto’ ahead of mass shooting that left at least 20 people dead and two dozen injuredA mass shooting at a Walmart in the Texas border city of El Paso that has left 20 people dead and 26 injured is being investigated as a possible hate crime, Texas...
07:26 2019-08-04

Florida couple jailed after drugs, toddler found in roach-infested car DELAND, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida couple had a toddler girl inside a roach-infested car while they were using drugs. The DeLand Police Department arrested 30-year-old David Dexter and 28-year-old Christian Wilson on child abuse and drug possession charges. The 2-year-old girl was turned ...
02:26 2019-07-02

Florida ‘doomsday prepper’ couple accused of enslaving and abusing two women Two women escaped from a Florida farm where they were held captive, forced into hard labor, and physically and sexually abused for years by an unhinged couple preparing for the end of the world, authorities said....
03:39 2019-07-14

Six years later, Florida couple wins right to plant veggies in their front-yard Imagine as a homeowner, being told where you can and cannot plant your vegetable garden. That's the exact battle a Florida couple faced for six years....
02:00 2019-07-04

Guacamole-loving gator crashes couple’s date by Florida lake GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A hungry alligator crashed a picnic date by a Florida lake and gobbled down an entire bowl of guacamole. Taylor Forte had planned a picnic Thursday for her fiancé Trevor Walters at Lake Alice, before Walters was to leave for the Marines. Walters told WGFL the...
01:52 2019-06-04

Students arrested in alleged hate crime at UA arraigned for assault charge Matthew Frazier and Matthew Rawlings/ Pima County Sheriff’s Department TUCSON – The two students arrested in connection to an alleged hate crime at the University of Arizona campus appeared in court Monday morning. Back on Sept. 13, Matthew Frazier and Matthew Rawlings were taken into cu...
21:26 2019-09-23

R&B singer R. Kelly arrested in Chicago on federal sex crime charges: media Grammy Award-winning singer R. Kelly was arrested in Chicago on federal sex crime charges, NBC News said, citing unidentified law enforcement officials....
11:13 2019-07-12

British-Pakistani Couple Arrested For Smuggling 25-Kilogram Heroin To UK A British couple of Pakistani origin has been arrested at Sailkot airport while attempting to smuggle around 25 kilogrammes of heroin worth Rs 380 million to the UK, according to a media report....
20:13 2019-09-22

5th suspect arrested in attack on lesbian couple for refusing to kiss LONDON — Police in London have arrested a fifth suspect on suspicion of punching two women on a bus because they are lesbians. Authorities didn’t identify the victims in the May 30 attack. But Melania Geymonat posted an image on her Facebook page showing her bloodied face and that of her girlf...
19:26 2019-06-08

Couple arrested after bank mistakenly deposited $120,000 they later spent, police say The couple from Montoursville, Pennsylvania allegedly purchased a car, paid their bills and handed the money out to friends, police said.        ...
18:00 2019-09-09

Couple arrested after bank mistakenly deposited $120,000 they spent, police say The couple from Montoursville, Pennsylvania, allegedly purchased a car, paid their bills and handed the money out to friends, police said.        ...
00:00 2019-09-10

Couple hoping to build dream home in Florida learn their land used to be a dump The Santa Rosa County, Florida land contains seemingly endless garbage that was hidden by dirt, brush and trees, the owners say.        ...
15:26 2019-10-13

Florida couple had sex inside patrol car after arrest for riding bicycles while drunk: reports A couple arrested in Florida late Friday for riding their bicycles while intoxicated made matters worse for themselves when they started having sex in the back of the patrol car, authorities say....
09:39 2019-09-18

North Macedonia's special crime prosecutor arrested in alleged extortion scandal SKOPJE - North Macedonia's special prosecutor for organized crime was arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of offering leniency in exchange for cash to a businessman after her office indicted him for corruption, the public prosecutor said....
03:00 2019-08-22

Virginia Beach shooting survivor who won't return to crime scene has been arrested A survivor of the mass shooting in Virginia Beach who doesn't want to return to his workplace has been arrested on a "disturbing the peace" charge.        ...
22:26 2019-07-02

California couple arrested in death of 4-year-old son who they claim drowned in pool The parents of a California boy claimed to cops their 4-year-old son drowned in a pool have been arrested on suspicion of murder, authorities said. Jose Cuatro, 27, and Ursula Juarez, 25, were busted Thursday in the death of Noah Cuatro, a Palmdale boy who died at a hospital one day after the couple...
17:26 2019-09-27

Couple arrested for stealing rare white sand from Italian beach A French couple was arrested for stealing 88 pounds of protected white sand from an Italian beach while on vacation, according to a report. The duo, a man and woman in their 40s, took the sand from the island of Sardinia, where it’s illegal to remove the natural resource, according to CNN. Italian p...
06:26 2019-08-21

Fugitive couple wanted in murder arrested in remote area of Arizona Blane Barksdale, 56, and his wife, Susan, 59, were arrested Wednesday night without incident, authorities said. They had been on the run since August.        ...
12:26 2019-09-13

California couple arrested after strangling newborn baby in hospital, police say An Oxnard couple has been arrested in connection with the death of a newborn baby, police said Friday.        ...
19:39 2019-07-21

Fugitive couple wanted in Arizona murder arrested after weeks-long manhunt Blane Barksdale, 56, and his wife, Susan, 59, were arrested Wednesday night without incident, authorities said. They had been on the run since August.        ...
18:13 2019-09-12

White Girls, 11 and 10, Arrested in Alleged Hate Crime in School Bus Beating of 10-Year-Old Black Girl Two white girls, ages 10 and 11, are facing assault charges, including one who’s also facing a hate crime charge, after a vicious beating of a 10-year-old black girl on the school bus....
09:39 2019-09-26

Florida man arrested for trying to get alligator drunk A Florida man was reportedly arrested for trying to get an alligator drunk after his pal captured the reptile. Timothy Kepke, 27, of Hobe Sound allegedly fed some beer to the animal, which also bit him, on Aug. 26 in Palm City, according to a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission report ...
04:52 2019-10-08

5 arrested in Florida dogfighting ring: DOJ Five individuals were arrested Wednesday for their alleged role in running a Florida-based dogfighting operation, the Department of Justice said in a Wednesday press release....
23:26 2019-09-26

Florida men tied to Giuliani arrested Two Florida businessmen tied to President Donald Trump's lawyer and the Ukraine investigation were charged Thursday with federal campaign finance violations. The charges relate to a $325,000 donation to a group supporting Trump's reelection. (Oct. 10)        ...
02:13 2019-10-11

| More than 250 arrested after Ethiopia coup bid - officials Ethiopia's security forces have arrested more than 250 people in a sweeping crackdown following a failed suspected coup attempt and the assassination of five high-ranking officials, a government taskforce said....
19:13 2019-06-28

Officials: Florida man robs Wendy’s after grilling burger JENSEN BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Florida officials say they are looking for a ‘hamburglar’ who broke into two restaurants, fixed himself some food, and then stole money. The Martin County Sheriff’s Office says the suspect forced his way into a Wendy’s in Jensen Beach, Florida, by sm...
18:52 2019-06-29

Man arrested after botched castration surgery in Florida That’s nuts. An elderly Florida man with a bizarre castration obsession was busted by cops for allegedly performing a botched, at-home surgery on another man who he met through a site on the dark web for those with eunuch fetishes, police said. Officers with the Highlands County Sheriff’s Office sho...
17:00 2019-08-21

'Modern day hamburglar' arrested South Florida A burglar captured on surveillance cooking a late-night meal at a Wendy's restaurant and then stealing a safe in South Florida has been identified and arrested....
21:13 2019-06-30

Canada says officials did not act improperly when Huawei CFO was arrested There is no evidence Canadian border officials or police acted improperly when Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou was detained and arrested at Vancouver's airport nearly 10 months ago, the attorney general of Canada said in a filing released on Monday....
15:26 2019-09-24

Florida, Georgia see first vaping-linked deaths, state officials say Health officials in Florida and Georgia this week announced the first vaping-linked deaths in their respective states. The fatalities bring the nationwide total to 11. ...
17:52 2019-09-26

Baby dies after being left in hot van for hours at Florida daycare: officials The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office posted on Twitter that the 5-month-old girl was discovered Wednesday afternoon outside a Jacksonville daycare facility....
02:01 2019-05-23

Lawsuit targets Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, officials for meeting in Israel Advocates and news media are suing Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis over a trip to Israel this week, where he met with state cabinet officials for an "information gathering" session Wednesday....
20:52 2019-05-29

The Ghost Recon: Breakpoint Beta Is A Debate On What A Ghost Recon Needs To Be Ghost Recon: Breakpoint, the follow-up to 2017’s popular and controversial Ghost Recon: Wildlands, kicked off its closed beta weekend yesterday, letting players who pre-ordered the game take on two early story missions and a host of side missions that ostensibly will give players a clearer picture o...
02:52 2019-09-07

Florida man arrested for cutting brake lines on e-scooters Hey, cut it out! A Florida man has been busted for snipping the brake lines to Fort Lauderdale’s electric scooter-share program, authorities said. Randall Williams, 59, was hit with a third-degree felony criminal mischief charge Sunday after he was caught on surveillance footage tampering with...
01:13 2019-10-03

Suns’ Holmes arrested in Florida for Marijuana possession MIAMI (AP) — Phoenix Suns big man Richaun Holmes was arrested for misdemeanor possession of cannabis after a Miami-area traffic stop. Twenty-five-year-old Holmes was arrested Tuesday night along with former Brooklyn Nets forward James Webb III after authorities say the found a recently used marijuan...
21:26 2019-05-23

Florida man arrested after texting mass shooting plans A Florida man who sent text messages that he was planning a mass shooting and that “a good 100 kills would be nice” was arrested Friday, authorities said. Tristan Scott Wix of Daytona Beach was charged with making a threat to commit a mass shooting after the Volusia County Sheriff were informed of t...
04:00 2019-08-20

Florida man arrested for cutting the brake lines of over 100 e-scooters E-scooters are convenient for tourists and commuters who want to get around a city. They're equally inconvenient for drivers and pedestrians who have to keep out of the way of scooter traffic. (And that's not to mention the risks they pose during a h......
00:26 2019-10-03

Florida woman arrested for ‘stomping’ on sea turtle’s nest A Michigan woman was busted by police over the weekend for “stomping all over” a sea turtle’s nest in Miami Beach, authorities said. Yaqun Lu, 41, was spotted by cops with a wooden stake in her hand “jabbing at the sea turtle nest and stomping all over the nest with her bare feet” on Saturday......
17:00 2019-06-18

Teen wanted in Florida shooting arrested in Georgia JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a teen connected to a Florida high school football game shooting has been arrested in Georgia. The Florida Times-Union reports that 19-year-old Arthur Davin Jones III was picked up during a traffic stop Wednesday night on Interstate 95 in Cam...
14:39 2019-05-24

Florida woman arrested after turning in her husband’s guns A Florida woman was arrested after she brought her estranged husband’s guns to the cops in fear he would use them against her. Courtney Irby, 32, made the move after her husband, Joseph Irby, was taken to jail for trying to run over her with a car. The couple is in the midst of a......
06:26 2019-06-23

Florida man arrested for dumping dirt on girlfriend with tractor This fight got dirty. A Florida man was busted for using a tractor to dump a mound of dirt on a car with his girlfriend inside, authorities there said. Hunter Mills, 20, was charged Thursday with criminal mischief for his alleged actions behind the wheel of the tractor, according to Okaloosa County ...
16:52 2019-08-18

Florida ‘serial killer’ arrested after DNA links him to 4 murders A suspected serial killer who police believe murdered at least four women in Florida since 2005 was arrested on Sunday after DNA found on his cigarette linked him to the victims. “We believe we took a serial killer off the street,” Palm Beach sheriff’s Capt. Michael Wallace declared at a Monday news...
07:13 2019-09-17

Barbados man arrested at JFK airport after TSA finds gun hidden in tar, officials say A man from Barbados was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York Monday after security discovered a gun and 20 loose bullets hidden in a tarlike substance, officials said....
20:26 2019-09-11

Man Arrested After Officials Say He Falsely Reported Someone Being Held At Gunpoint LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Laurel County sheriff’s office says that a man was arrested and taken into custody after they say he falsely reported an incident. According to a post to their Facebook page, sheriff’s officials say that deputies were dispatched to Lisowe Lane to r...
17:00 2019-06-19

Kinkajou barges into Florida woman's apartment, attacks her boyfriend, officials say A kinkajou – a tree-dwelling mammal with a prehensile tail – scurried into a Florida apartment and attacked a man who had opened the front door to leave for work, according to officials.  ...
03:39 2019-08-20

Florida day care worker charged in death of 2-year-old left in hot van, officials say A Florida day care worker, who reportedly failed to follow protocol and switched off a safety alarm in the van she was driving, has been charged in the July death of a 2-year-old boy who'd been left in the sweltering vehicle for hours....
00:26 2019-09-09

Florida officials breathe sigh of relief as Dorian heads to Carolinas Florida officials said they "dodged a missile" as Hurricane Dorian left the state relatively unscathed as it moved north along the shore toward the Carolinas....
13:13 2019-09-05

Florida man's stolen pick-up truck containing urn of daughter's ashes found, officials say Investigators last week found a stolen pick-up truck that contained precious cargo: an urn containing the ashes of the truck owner's beloved daughter, whose family was staying nearby to prepare for her funeral services....
16:52 2019-09-15

Florida beachgoers, wildlife officials rescue 5 stranded pilot whales Florida wildlife officials — with the help of marine biologists, the Coast Guard, and beachgoers — this week rescued five beached pilot whales on Redington Beach. ...
18:01 2019-07-31

Florida woman arrested after shoving 'emaciated' dog into hot car, asking shelter to euthanize it A Florida woman was arrested after she was caught on camera shoving her dog in her hot car trunk — after she tried and failed to dump it at the local shelter, police said....
19:00 2019-08-25

Florida deputy arrested for planting meth, other drugs in nearly 120 cases Former Jackson County, Florida deputy Zach Wester was arrested for allegedly planting drugs on unsuspecting motorists before arresting them.        ...
19:26 2019-07-11

Florida mom arrested after sons drown in apartment complex pool The mother of two young boys who ventured into a Florida apartment complex pool and drowned has been arrested, according to the Broward County Sheriff's Office....
19:13 2019-09-08

Florida man arrested for alleged threat involving AR-15: ‘Don’t go to Walmart next week’ A Florida man was arrested Friday for posting a threatening message on social media that said he was going to have his semi-automatic rifle returned and shoppers should avoid Walmart, authorities said....
22:26 2019-08-11

Florida woman arrested for grabbing husband’s penis too forcefully She’s a real ball-breaker. A sex-hungry Florida woman was busted for allegedly grabbing her husband’s genitals “with such force that the victim crumpled over and had trouble walking,” police said, according to a report. Anastacia Tasch, 44, was charged with domestic battery for the Monday incident t...
16:52 2019-07-24

Suns' Holmes arrested in Florida for Marijuana possession Phoenix Suns center Richaun Holmes was arrested for misdemeanor possession of cannabis after a Miami-area traffic stop        ...
19:39 2019-05-23

Woman accused of making 24 pipe bombs arrested in Florida A 27-year-old central Florida woman was denied bail Saturday after being arrested on charges she made 24 pipe bombs "sophisticated enough to take a lot of lives and cause catastrophic damage."...
20:26 2019-10-07

Florida trucker arrested, charged with plotting church shooting U.S. federal authorities said they have arrested a Florida truck driver who "was thinking about shooting up a church" in Memphis this week, making him at least the fourth person this month charged with plotting a mass shooting....
01:26 2019-08-21

Florida football standout arrested for wife’s murder with help of TV show A former safety at the University of Florida has been charged with killing his wife on Valentine’s Day three years ago, police said. Earl Antonio Joiner, 33, was arrested Saturday on a second-degree murder charge in the death of his wife, Heyzel Obando, whose lifeless body was found in her apartment...
19:26 2019-06-10

Florida woman arrested after turning in estranged husband's gun a day after he tried to run her over: reports A Florida woman was reportedly arrested after taking firearms from her estranged husband’s home to turn into police, a day after he allegedly tried to run over her....
18:52 2019-06-22

Kenya's Finance Minister, Top Officials Arrested On Corruption Charges Kenya's Finance Minister Henry Rotich and other treasury officials were arrested Monday on corruption and fraud charges over a multi-million dollar project to build two mega dams, police said....
14:39 2019-07-22

Former Puerto Rico government officials arrested in corruption probe Two former high-ranking Puerto Rico government officials were among six people arrested and charged with conspiracy and other crimes in connection with millions of dollars in federal education and Medicaid funds, U.S. law enforcement officials said on Wednesday....
02:13 2019-07-11

Bahamas officials search for storm survivors as Dorian heads for Florida, Georgia Rescuers searched for survivors in the Bahamas on Wednesday after Hurricane Dorian, the most damaging storm to strike the island nation, left in its wake a flooded landscape dotted with pulverized homes and beached boats....
17:39 2019-09-04

Florida woman sentenced after pulling alligator from her pants during traffic stop: officials A Florida woman who pulled an alligator out of her yoga pants during a traffic stop pleaded guilty to illegally possessing wild animals and was sentenced to probation, authorities said last week....
04:52 2019-08-19

Florida panthers suffering from mysterious disorder affecting their ability to walk, officials say An inexplicable crippling disorder appears to be affecting some Florida panthers and bobcats, puzzling wildlife officials who are working to determine what is ailing these endangered animals. ...
21:26 2019-08-21

Florida school resource officer who arrested two kids, ages 6 and 8, is under investigation An Orlando school resource officer is facing an investigation after he arrested a 6-year-old and an 8-year-old on misdemeanor charges.        ...
23:26 2019-09-22

Florida woman arrested after parents find 24 pipe bombs in her bedroom Alarmed Florida parents of a 27-year-old woman called the sheriff’s office after finding two dozen pipe bombs in her bedroom, authorities said Friday....
22:26 2019-10-04

Florida man drives golf cart into Walmart hitting several people before getting arrested NBC — A Florida man is caught on video driving a golf cart through a Walmart store, as people scramble to get out of the way. Hillsborough County sheriff’s deputies say 56-year-old Michael Dale Hudson was driving the golf cart into the store around lunch time on Thursday. Deputies say he...
00:13 2019-08-09

Florida man arrested after throwing firecrackers under girl's bed during a 'prank gone wrong,' deputies say A man in Florida is facing several charges including child cruelty after he allegedly threw lit firecrackers under a sleeping girl’s bed on Saturday, telling deputies it was a “prank gone wrong,” investigators said....
17:26 2019-07-08

Florida Chick-fil-A franchise owner arrested for child molestation: cops A Florida Chick-fil-A franchise owner was arrested Wednesday on two counts of lewd and lascivious molestation of a 15-year-old, the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said....
15:13 2019-06-13

Florida man arrested, caught on video using samurai sword to fight over wheelbarrow A Florida man was arrested Monday in a months-old attack during which he allegedly using a samurai sword to threaten and assault a jogger as they fought over a wheelbarrow the victim said he found in a pile of trash....
20:13 2019-09-26

Florida man arrested after chugging $7 bottle of wine in Walmart bathroom: report A Florida man was arrested at a Walmart after police say he stuffed a $7 bottle of wine down his pants, chugged the cheap booze in a store bathroom and then tried to leave the store without paying. ...
18:13 2019-08-16

Mastermind behind shooting which left David Ortiz wounded arrested, officials say Authorities in the Dominican Republic arrested the mastermind behind the shooting that left Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz wounded earlier this month in an apparent case of mistaken identity....
21:26 2019-06-28

Pennsylvania state Sen. Michael Folmer arrested for child porn, officials say Pennsylvania State Sen. Michael Folmer was arrested after allegedly uploading child pornography online, the state's attorney general announced Tuesday....
18:39 2019-09-18

Statue of Liberty shown cuffed and arrested by immigration officials in new mural Mural in downtown Las Vegas by British artist Izaac Zevalking meant to draw attention to America’s founding by immigrantsA mural of the Statue of Liberty, handcuffed and slammed on the hood of a police cruiser, is drawing attention in downtown Las Vegas, a day after a top Trump administration offici...
21:26 2019-08-14

Body of woman found in Florida portable toilet that caught fire, exploded, officials say A body of a woman was discovered inside a portable toilet that caught fire and exploded early Saturday at a construction site in north Florida, according to officials....
15:13 2019-09-29

2 giraffes at Florida wildlife park suffer 'instantaneous' deaths after lightning strike, officials say Two giraffes at a Florida wildlife park died were killed instantly last month when they were struck by lightning as a storm rolled through the area, park officials announced Tuesday....
16:52 2019-06-12

Florida health officials warn of rabies in Disney World's Epcot theme park Health officials in Florida have issued a 60-day rabies alert for an area surrounding Disney World’s popular Epcot theme park, urging tourists and residents to avoid “stray dogs” and other wildlife. ...
19:52 2019-07-10

Florida infant dies after being left in hot van outside day care center, co-owner arrested: police A 4-month-old girl died Wednesday after she was left in a scorching hot van outside a Florida day care center for nearly five hours, authorities said....
07:39 2019-05-23

Florida man arrested after pelting girlfriend with McDonald's sweet and sour packets: police A Florida man pelted his girlfriend in the "head and face area" with sweet and sour sauce packets on Sunday because he was angry she had "bought the wrong food from McDonald's," a felony battery complaint said. ...
12:00 2019-07-02

Florida mother arrested after baby critically injured with severe brain bleed A Palm Harbor mother faces felony child abuse charges after her 5-month-old baby boy ended up in critical condition with a severe brain bleed, investigators said....
18:39 2019-09-30

Florida man wearing ‘COKE’ t-shirt arrested for selling crack cocaine: police A Florida ex-convict was wearing a shirt emblazoned with the word “COKE” while selling crack cocaine to an undercover agent last week, an arrest affidavit said....
09:13 2019-06-12

Illegal immigrant arrested in Florida in car theft that left disabled dog, Zorra, dead Florida detectives have nabbed a 19-year-old illegal immigrant who they say is responsible for a recent car theft that caused the death of a disabled dog....
19:52 2019-10-11

2 Florida Men Tied to Giuliani Arrested on Finance Charges Involving Trump Campaign (WASHINGTON) — Two Florida businessmen tied to President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani have been arrested on campaign finance violations resulting from a $325,000 donation to a political action committee supporting Trump’s re-election. Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman were...
21:26 2019-10-10

'Modern day hamburglar' arrested in South Florida; cooked meal, stole safe A burglar captured on surveillance cooking a late-night meal at a Wendy's restaurant and then stealing a safe in South Florida has been identified and arrested....
14:13 2019-07-01

Florida Cop Who Arrested 2 Elementary Kids Fired; Was Previously Charged With Child Abuse Orlando Police have fired Officer Dennis Turner for violating department policy when he arrested two six-year-old children last week. But while Turner’s termination came swiftly (and amid widespread backlash), new light is being cast on the officer’s record of misconduct, including a previous charge...
20:39 2019-09-24

Suspected serial killer arrested in Florida, linked to murders of 3 other women in state A man charged with the murder of a woman in South Florida is now also a suspect in the deaths of at least three other women in the state who were killed more than a decade ago....
22:26 2019-09-16

Florida Fish & Wildlife officials say someone has been shooting alligators after several were found dead in a Collier County canal (WBBH/NBC News) The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is working with law enforcement to find out who shot several alligators found dead in a Collier County canal. “It’s ridiculous. Why kill an animal that’s not bothering you and is where it needs to be?” alligator trapper Ray ...
07:52 2019-06-22

Florida health officials say mosquito-borne virus that causes brain swelling, death detected in state Heads up, Floridians: A dangerous and potentially deadly mosquito-borne virus has been detected in the state, the Florida Department of Health in Orange County (DOH-Orange) announced late last week. ...
19:26 2019-07-31

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight, overpowered staff and escaped, officials say Four teenagers escaped a juvenile justice facility in Jacksonville, Florida, on Saturday night after staging a fight in their room and overpowering the staff members who responded, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said in a tweet....
17:26 2019-07-21

Social media personality ‘Real Tarzann’ arrested on burglary, battery charges in Florida A Florida man known on social media as "The Real Tarzann" for his apparent connection with wild animals is facing battery charges after he was arrested Friday....
04:13 2019-08-11

Florida boy, 15, died while 'protecting' sister, 5, from home invasion, suspect arrested with several stab wounds A Florida teen found dead last week in a burglarized Port Charlotte home is being hailed a hero after his family said Monday he died while protecting his 5-year-old sister. ...
02:13 2019-10-02

Florida girl, 6, arrested for battery by school resource officer for temper tantrum: report A Florida grandmother claims her 6-year-old granddaughter was arrested by a resource officer after throwing a temper tantrum at school — which she says happened because the child suffers from sleep apnea....
01:26 2019-09-23

Florida woman who burned 3,500-year-old tree while smoking meth arrested on drug charges A Florida woman who was previously arrested for burning down a 3,500-year-old tree while smoking methamphetamine was arrested last week on charges of trafficking meth, authorities said....
11:39 2019-10-09

Puerto Rico: Hurricane Maria relief officials arrested, accused of bribery and fraud Two former officials of the Federal Emergency Management Agency were accused of bribery and fraud in efforts to restore electricity to Puerto Rico.        ...
09:39 2019-09-11

Florida White Supremacist Arrested for Plot to Shoot Up Walmart; FBI Still Fixated on ‘Black Identity Extremists’ Florida cops arrested a 26-year-old man Friday after he threatened to shoot up a Walmart—an instant callback to the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, last week that claimed 22 lives....
13:52 2019-08-12

Florida White Supremacist Arrested for Plot to Shoot Up Walmart; FBI Still Fixated on 'Black Identity Extremists' Florida cops arrested a 26-year-old man Friday after he threatened to shoot up a Walmart—an instant callback to the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas last week that claimed 22 lives....
22:26 2019-08-11

Florida kids home alone: Mother, grandmother arrested after girl tosses knife injuring boy, investigators say Two Florida women were arrested after investigators said they left five children home alone -- and a 4-year-old girl tossed a knife that cut a 9-year-old boy in the back of the head....
01:26 2019-09-23

Hurricane Dorian spurs Florida authorities to warn against looting, 2 arrested for allegedly stealing sandbags As Hurricane Dorian churns "dangerously close" to Florida's east coast and hundreds of thousands of people in the Sunshine State face evacuation orders, authorities are warning they're out in "full force" to deter potential criminal activity....
02:26 2019-09-04

US citizen arrested in Texas after 53 illegal immigrants found inside sweltering tractor-trailer: officials An American driver has been arrested in Texas after border agents found 53 illegal immigrants from Mexico and several other countries south of the U.S. border hidden inside a sweltering hot tractor-trailer, authorities said Friday....
01:26 2019-09-23

Trump Administration Officials Arrested for Scamming Puerto Rico Out of $1.8 Billion in Hurricane Relief Funds Remember when Trump blasted Puerto Rico’s government for their corruption and thievery, explaining that he was the best thing that ever happened to that foreign country whose president’s name he couldn’t quite remember?...
22:00 2019-09-11

Florida parents arrested on child neglect charges after good samaritans find 2-year-old on side of busy highway (WESH/NBC News) A Florida mother and father were arrested on charges of child neglect Monday after a toddler was found walking in the middle of traffic on busy US 1 in Oak Hill. Investigators said the little boy could have been killed. The speed limit there is 55 miles per hour. The child lives in a...
18:52 2019-06-27

Florida mom who was missing 6 weeks found dead in Georgia, 4 kids still missing, officials say A Florida mother who was reported missing Saturday after vanishing six weeks ago was found dead in Georgia on Monday — and her husband is being questioned in connection with her death, officials said....
19:00 2019-09-16

Florida health officials declare public health emergency for hepatitis A Seventeen counties 'critically impacted' by hepatitis A prompted a surgeon general to declare an emergency.        ...
19:39 2019-08-03

Black transgender woman found 'burned beyond recognition' in Florida, officials say Bee Love Slater was found badly burned in a car in Florida earlier this month. Advocates believe she is the 18th transgender person killed this year.        ...
04:00 2019-09-16

Florida officials play 'Baby Shark' on repeat to keep homeless people out of local park West Palm Beach, Florida officials are playing "Baby Shark" and "Raining Tacos," on loop overnight in an effort to ward homeless people away.        ...
00:39 2019-07-18

It Turns Out People From Florida Are Better at Guessing if a ‘Florida Man’ Story Really Happened in Florida By all accounts, it was a classic “Florida Man” story. On July 26, 2018, a 25-year-old man fired two shots in his home to ward off what he first described as an armed and masked intruder. When police found no evidence of a break-in and his story unraveled, the man, a self-appointed paran...
01:13 2019-07-25

Florida woman arrested on animal abuse charges after incident outside of animal shelter (WESH)  A Florida woman was arrested Thursday after she was caught on camera shoving an emaciated dog into the trunk of a car outside of a Cocoa animal shelter. Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey said in a video posted to the agency’s Facebook page Thursday night that Sara Perry has been arrest...
15:39 2019-08-24

Florida man, 82, called 'Holiday Bandit' arrested in burglaries of luxury NYC apartments An 82-year-old from Florida was charged with 11 counts of burglary following a decade-long crime spree that reportedly netted $400K worth of items, police say.        ...
20:52 2019-09-08

Five guys arrested for fist fight at Florida Five Guys STUART, Fla. – An odd coincidence struck in Stuart Police Department on Wednesday – five guys were arrested at a Five Guys Burgers and Fries. According to Stuart Police Department,  the five were arrested after three juvenile males and two adult males got involved in a brawl inside the p...
04:52 2019-07-19

Counties hit hardest by the opioid crisis 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the average number of drug-related deaths per 100,000 residents in all U.S. counties.        ...
18:00 2019-08-02

These counties in each state have the most residents going hungry 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data from Feeding America to determine counties or equivalents where the largest share of residents don’t get enough to eat.        ...
15:52 2019-05-23

Kentucky Association of Counties names new director FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Association of Counties has a new leader at the helm. The group’s board of directors appointed Jim Henderson as executive director and CEO. The association says Henderson has served as deputy executive director since January 2018 and will assume the new dutie...
11:39 2019-06-04

New Mexico counties revolt against migrant releases Two more New Mexico counties have declared their opposition to taking in migrants in a growing revolt against federal authorities dropping off a surge in Central American families in the state's rural, southern communities....
13:26 2019-05-23

Crippling unemployment: The 50 counties hit hardest by joblessness None of the counties on the list have a bachelor's degree attainment rate above the U.S. average of 30.9%.       ...
15:26 2019-08-21

80% of Central American migrants choose US, 30% in just four counties Some 80% of all Central American immigrants have landed in the United States, and about 30% live in just four U.S. counties, according to a new analysis of the growing population....
22:00 2019-09-04

'Not seen anything like this': Stumbling panthers may have been poisoned. It's stumping Florida officials Both cat species have been observed walking with a strange gait and may be suffering from some type of poisoning, Florida wildlife officials said.        ...
17:00 2019-08-21

'Hamburglar' arrested for robbing a Florida Wendy's – after he made himself dinner Police say Patrick Benson, 34, broke into two Florida restaurants, made himself a meal and then robbed the establishments.        ...
20:13 2019-06-30

Florida man arrested after throwing firecrackers under child's bed in 'prank gone wrong' A man in Florida was arrested Saturday after he threw firecrackers under the bed of a sleeping 9-year-old in what he called a "prank gone wrong."        ...
16:13 2019-07-08

Trump sets limited disaster aid for 8 Mississippi counties JACKSON, Miss. — President Donald Trump is issuing a federal disaster declaration authorizing aid to eight Mississippi counties following storms and flooding in April. The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency says Trump signed the declaration Thursday. Governments and certain nonprofit groups are...
13:52 2019-06-21

Wealth gap in the US: These 25 counties have the widest income gaps in the nation Some income disparity is to be expected in a capitalist society such as the US. But the gap is growing in some parts of America, especially the South.        ...
16:39 2019-05-26

Text 911 service launches in 4 central Kentucky counties LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Officials say people in four central Kentucky counties can now use texting to communicate with emergency dispatchers. Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton said in a statement on Thursday that people can now send text messages to 9-1-1 call centers in Fayette, Jessamine, Garrard and Lin...
10:52 2019-06-14

Coal-reliant counties unprepared for fiscal collapse Coal-producing counties across the U.S. are failing to account for the harm inflicted on their finances by the ongoing decline of the fuel. That decline, prompted mostly by market competition from cheaper gas and renewable energy, stands to get worse if the federal government passes a significant po...
06:13 2019-07-19

J&J to pay $20.4 million to settle opioid lawsuits with two Ohio counties Johnson & Johnson said on Tuesday it will pay $20.4 million to settle claims by two Ohio counties in a lawsuit that accused the drugmaker of contributing to an U.S. opioid addiction epidemic....
03:52 2019-10-02

Report: Kentucky counties have inconsistent bail policies LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A new report says Kentucky counties have “wildly inconsistent” bail practices. The Courier Journal reports the study was released Tuesday by the Berea-based Kentucky Center for Economic Policy, a nonprofit research group and says where people live determines whethe...
16:52 2019-06-12

Heart failure deaths highest in poorest US counties (Reuters Health) - People living in U.S. counties with the highest rates of poverty are more likely to die from heart failure than those from more affluent areas, a new study suggests....
23:13 2019-09-04

Bevin: Return all severance tax revenue to coal counties Gov. Matt Bevin says he’ll propose returning 100% of Kentucky’s coal severance tax revenues to coal-producing counties in his next budget plan if he wins reelection. The Republican governor made the pledge during a speech Friday to county officials. At the same event, Bevin’s Democ...
22:39 2019-06-28

FEMA more likely to buy out flood-prone homes in wealthy counties FEMA buys flood-prone homes more often in wealthy, populous counties than in poor, rural areas, even though lower-income rural areas may be more likely to flood frequently, a new study finds....
23:26 2019-10-10

California wildfire risk may cause power outages in 30 counties for more than 600,000 customers The largest utility in California has warned it may cut off power for large parts of the northern part of the Golden State starting Wednesday and lasting into the week to prevent its equipment from sparking wildfires during expected warm, windy weather. ...
11:39 2019-10-09

Mallinckrodt to pay $24 million in cash to settle opioid lawsuits with two Ohio counties Mallinckrodt plc said on Friday it had agreed to pay $24 million in cash to two counties in Ohio, to settle lawsuits related to an ongoing multidistrict opioid litigation in the United States....
23:52 2019-09-06

UPDATE 1-Mallinckrodt to pay $24 mln in cash to settle opioid lawsuits with two Ohio counties Mallinckrodt plc said on Friday it had agreed to pay $24 million in cash to two counties in Ohio, to settle lawsuits related to an ongoing multidistrict opioid litigation in the United States....
20:39 2019-09-06

Victims of the opioid crisis: Counties with the worst drug problems in every state 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the average number of drug-related deaths per 100,000 residents in all U.S. counties.        ...
17:00 2019-08-02

Mallinckrodt Reaches Tentative Settlement in Ohio Counties' Opioid Litigation Mallinckrodt reached a roughly $30 million tentative deal to resolve allegations that its marketing and distribution practices are to blame for fueling a national opioid crisis....
22:39 2019-09-06

California counties go dark as PG&E shuts off power to grapple with wildfire risk Pacific Gas & Electric is “proactively” shutting off power in portions of 34 counties in northern and central California amid severe wind conditions Wednesday and Thursday, the utility announced....
19:00 2019-10-09

Here are the US counties where people earning average incomes can’t afford mid-priced homes — and where they can Getty Images/Peathegee Inc In 74% of the US counties analyzed, median home prices were not affordable for average wage earners. Median-priced homes in Los Angeles, California; Chicago, Illinois; Phoenix, Arizona; San Diego County, California; and Orange County, California were not affordable for th...
06:13 2019-06-28

Ohio counties, drug companies outline arguments in landmark opioid trial Two of the seven defendants in the federal case in Ohio say their conduct did not cause or contribute to more than 200,000 overdose deaths. More legal papers are expected Wednesday....
22:39 2019-09-25

State of Emergency declared in Southern California counties amid deadly wildfires Hot, dry weather and strong Santa Ana winds served as the fuel for multiple wildfires to ignite across Southern California on Thursday, prompting officials to issue mandatory evacuation orders....
20:26 2019-10-12

Two California counties sue Trump administration over green card rule change for immigrants on welfare San Francisco and Santa Clara counties announced Tuesday that they had sued the Trump administration over a new regulation that would give federal officials more power to deny green cards to immigrants deemed likely to rely on welfare....
04:39 2019-08-14

Cash-strapped Illinois counties using collection agency to badger drivers over unpaid traffic tickets Current and former Illinois residents are complaining that local counties have resorted to hiring a collection agency to harass them over unpaid parking and traffic tickets from as far back as the 1980s....
01:13 2019-07-19

The Man Behind The Mask Wants to Make a Female-Led Reboot Jon Favreau’s Lion King remake is a lot longer than you’d expect. Netflix has already committed to a second season of its Pacific Rim anime. Arrow teases one last costume update for Oliver Queen ahead of its final season. Plus, more mysterious casting for the BBC’s new Dracula, and what’s to come on...
21:13 2019-07-05

'Shop Contest: Sonic Mask I thought I would have more time to prepare myself for another live-action Sonic contest. But I forgot about Halloween. I. FORGOT. ABOUT. HALLOWEEN. And so, with a lot of hesitation, I have decided to make this week’s contest all about that terrifying and creepy Sonic mask. God help us all....
03:26 2019-10-14

Who is next in big pharma's merger spree? Consolidation in the U.S. healthcare industry, which has already witnessed a string of multi-billion dollar deals, is expected to remain a major theme for the rest of 2019....
00:00 2019-08-20

Plate ump Welke exits game after getting hit in mask NEW YORK (AP) — Plate umpire Bill Welke has left a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Mets an inning after being struck in the mask by a foul ball. Welke was hit in the fifth inning Saturday and exited after the sixth. Second base umpire Roberto Ortiz moved behind the plate, and the game r...
05:39 2019-06-30

‘It’s Like an Explosion’: The Pain of a Foul Tip to the Catcher’s Mask Catchers are vulnerable to head trauma from balls glancing off hitters’ bats and into their masks, but, unlike in other sports, they must leave the game for good or deal with the effects....
20:26 2019-07-31

The Boy King Behind the Mask: Tutankhamun’s Life and Legacy The incredible golden mask with its dark blue stripes of lapis lazuli and serious young face is probably the most famous ancient artifact in the world. ...
12:26 2019-07-17

2 Hong Kong protesters charged under new mask ban An 18-year-old student and a 38-year-old woman were the first to be prosecuted under the ban, which came into force Saturday under sweeping emergency powers aimed at quashing violence in the protests for more democratic freedoms....
15:52 2019-10-07

Top 10 ghost stories From Toni Morrison’s desolate tale of slavery’s legacy to Alice Sebold’s vision of heaven, Louise Doughty selects the best books that defy disbeliefLet’s start with the biggest problem for anyone writing a ghost story: does your ghost actually exist? Maybe there is going to be some other explanation...
14:52 2019-08-28

So, What Can a Force Ghost Do? In the mythos of Star Wars’ cosmic energies, the ability to exist after death as a Force Ghost is one of the most rare and powerful abilities a wielder of the Force can master. Or rather, attempt to master. Because if anything, despite its importance to the Star Wars saga at large, what we think we ...
06:13 2019-09-19

| Arsenal have 'ammunition' for transfer spree Arsenal have enough "ammunition" to sign their top transfer targets regardless of whether they qualify for the Champions League, according to head of football Raul Sanllehi....
22:39 2019-05-22

California police defend using spit mask on 12-year-old boy Police on Wednesday defended their use of a clear mesh "spit mask" on a combative 12-year-old boy as irate bystanders videotaped the tense encounter in Sacramento while objecting that the boy was being detained....
05:13 2019-05-23

Kyrie Irving’s return comes with mask he absolutely hates The Masked Man is back. Kyrie Irving went full speed for the first time since suffering a facial fracture last Tuesday. And, at his first official Nets practice since camp started, he said he still despises the protective mask he has to wear, but loves being back on the floor with his new teammates....
07:13 2019-10-02

Hong Kong protesters defy the mask ban – in pictures Masked protesters streamed onto the streets of Hong Kong over the weekend after the city’s embattled leader, Carrie Lam, employed colonial-era emergency powers to outlaw face coverings at protests. Demonstrators defied the emergency regulation that came into force on Saturday, displaying their creat...
08:26 2019-10-07

This Sleep Mask Is Basically a Weighted Blanket For Your Face When I was a little kid, I—like many other little kids—had a security blanket, and I became accustomed to falling asleep by sort of draping said security blanket over my eyes. I can’t tell you why it was so soothing to drift off with a blanket directly on my face, I can only tell you that it gave me...
04:00 2019-06-14

Hong Kong’s leader says mask ban necessary to quell violence Hong Kong’s leader defends a mask ban she imposed to quell four months of increasingly violent protests, saying the decision was not taken at the behest of the Chinese government...
03:00 2019-10-05

Hong Kong court rejects bid to suspend mask ban A Hong Kong judge has rejected a bid from the city's pro-democracy legislators to suspend the government's ban on wearing face masks at protests. Mass demonstrations have continued in defiance of the ban....
11:00 2019-10-06

Hong Kong's Carrie Lam announces face mask ban Chief Executive Carrie Lam held a news conference, announcing that the Hong Kong government would introduce an anti-mask law. Protesters took to the street in advance to demonstrate against the ban....
21:39 2019-10-04

Anti-mask law: Hong Kong moving toward 'martial law' Hong Kong has passed a new regulation threatening punishment for any protesters caught wearing masks. Expert Willy Lam told DW that the move could have grave consequences for the future of civil liberties in Hong Kong....
21:39 2019-10-04

Thousands protest mask ban as HK leader toughens stance Defiant masked protesters streamed into Hong Kong streets after the city’s embattled leader invoked rarely used emergency powers to ban masks at rallies in a hardening of the government’s stance after four months of anti-government demonstrations...
14:52 2019-10-04

The Art Of Ghost Recon Breakpoint The new Ghost Recon is out, and while it’s maybe not a high water mark for the series, it’s still got some cool guns and drones and Jon Berthals that we’ll take a look at tonight in this feature on the art that went into the making of the game....
03:26 2019-10-14

Disneyland has become a ‘ghost town’ To say that Disneyland’s new Star Wars-themed Galaxy’s Edge land is a big deal would be an understatement. The highly anticipated $1 billion, 14-acre immersive expansion was the biggest in park history. As of its June opening, visitors can pilot the Millennium Falcon, build lightsabers and dri...
20:39 2019-07-16

Rolls-Royce Ghost The Ghost, the smaller sedan in Rolls-Royce's lineup, will likely keep its exterior similar to the current-generation model when the redesign is unveiled in 2020....
04:52 2019-09-28

MTA’s cop hiring spree will push deficit over $1B: report The MTA’s hasty decision to retain 500 new police officers will exacerbate its already dire financial situation, growing its deficit to $1 billion in the coming years, according to a new analysis released Wednesday. Transit officials announced plans earlier this month to hire the officers as p...
13:26 2019-09-26

Man convicted for 2018 vehicle theft spree Cory Poe/ Pima County Attorney’s Office TUCSON – A man accused of stealing multiple vehicles during a 2018 crime spree was found guilty Friday in connection to the incidents. According to Pima County Attorney’s Office, Cory Poe was taken into custody after he allegedly stole three ...
22:52 2019-09-09

Austria goes on a law-passing spree after 'Ibizagate' scandal Austria's parliament has taken advantage of a weak caretaker government to pass long-awaited reforms. However, not everyone is happy with the speed and the cost of these news measures....
23:13 2019-07-05

France Goes on Deal Spree, Thanks to ECB Easy Money The European Central Bank’s efforts to revive growth have spurred a flurry of deal making and investment. One problem is, much of it is outside of Europe....
19:39 2019-05-21

Manchester stabbing spree likely terrorism, police say A British stabbing spree Friday -- in which a man in his 40s attacked numerous pedestrians in a shopping center before he was subdued by police -- is believed to be an act of terrorism, officials said....
20:26 2019-10-11

4 dead, 2 injured after California man goes on stabbing spree GARDEN GROVE, Calif. — A man killed four people and wounded two in a string of robberies and stabbings in California’s Orange County before he was arrested, police said Wednesday. The 33-year-old Garden Grove man was taken into custody after dropping a knife and a gun, authorities said. His na...
11:26 2019-08-08

The man in the plastic mask: Brazil inmate busted in brazen jailbreak A masked Rio de Janeiro inmate dressed as a woman tried to break out of a Brazilian jail this weekend in a surreal act of derring-do, only to be thwarted on the cusp of freedom by state prison authorities....
20:39 2019-08-05

Daniel Brühl's Zemo seems to be getting his old ski mask for The Falcon And The Winter Soldier The Marvel Cinematic Universe has an established history of doing little tweaks on iconic comic villains to make them fit tonally with the rest of the universe and to provide a little surprise for comic readers who may go in expecting something else—like, say, Iron Man 3 turning legendary terrorist ...
23:39 2019-07-23

Renewed violence in Hong Kong as protesters defy mask ban Pro-democracy campaigners in Hong Kong have defied a ban on wearing masks for the second time, as tens of thousands again took to the streets, -most seemingly with their faces covered....
22:39 2019-10-06

In Hong Kong’s Crackdown on Protests, Face Mask Ban May Be the Start The ban, punishable by up to a year in prison, was a measured approach. It avoided for now the more extreme options, like a curfew or running courthouses 24 hours a day....
21:26 2019-10-06

Japan's Tantalizing Bank Dividends Mask a World of Trouble The path to perdition is long for these banks, and while the ultimate ending might be unpleasant, there are opportunities for hope to be rekindled along the way....
19:39 2019-05-21

Prisoner who wore girl's mask in escape bid found 'hanged' A Brazilian gang leader who tried to escape from jail by dressing up as his daughter has been found dead in his cell after apparently hanging himself....
10:00 2019-08-07

Prisoner who wore girl's mask to try and escape found 'hanged' A Brazilian gang leader who tried to escape from jail by dressing up as his daughter has been found dead in his cell after apparently hanging himself....
18:39 2019-08-06

Napoleon’s bronze death mask still shrouded in mystery almost 200 years later A mysterious bronze death mask of French Emperor Napoleon offers a macabre glimpse into his death in exile on the remote Atlantic island of St. Helena....
20:52 2019-08-13

How Scammers Used Mask To Impersonate French Minister, Steal $90 Million French investigators are probing whether a conman who became known as the "Fake Chairman" for scamming banks out of millions of dollars by posing as a top-ranking executive gave himself a promotion -......
05:13 2019-06-21

Hong Kong courts hear first cases of those who defied mask ban A university student and a 38-year-old woman appeared in a Hong Kong court Monday and were among the first people charged with unlawful assembly and defying a law that bars masks....
16:13 2019-10-07

Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello Can't Mask Their Romance in These Costumes Halloween is still over a month away, but that hasn't stopped Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello from getting into the holiday spirit. The two singers gave the paparazzi a bit of a show......
20:00 2019-09-19

Daniel Jones’ potential doesn’t mask all the rebuild ugliness FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The present is dreary, and watching Daniel Jones progress through his rookie season is all fine and dandy, but it does not make what the Giants are going through in their rebuilding process much more palatable on a week-to-week basis. The development of Jones, who took over for a...
14:13 2019-10-10

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters clash with police over mask ban HONG KONG — Furiously yelling “Wearing a mask is not a crime,” tens of thousands of masked protesters hit Hong Kong’s rain-drenched streets Sunday in defiance of a new ban on facial coverings. Riot police later swept in with volleys of tear gas and muscular arrests as peaceful rall...
19:26 2019-10-06

Trump officials look to fix California homeless problem, state officials say back off Trump officials are in California assessing ways to tackle the state's homelessness crisis, but some local officials and experts are skeptical.        ...
12:26 2019-09-11

Top Turkish officials visit Jordan in move to deepen ties: officials Top Turkish and Jordanian officials sought to deepen relations in talks on Tuesday, days after the kingdom restored full ties with Ankara's ally Qatar, in what officials say is a realignment by Jordan away from longtime Gulf partners....
22:26 2019-07-23

The Sicilian ghost town that refuses to die Half a century ago, the Sicilian town of Poggioreale was hit by an earthquake that caused most of its citizens to flee for good. Now a local mayor wants to bring this ghost town back from the dead....
16:00 2019-07-06

Ghost of Tsushima could release as soon as 2020 We haven't heard much about Sucker Punch Production's Ghost of Tsushima since it was officially announced at last year's E3, but it may not be long until we get our hands on the historical open-world adventure.According to Kotaku's News Editor Jason Schreier (and spotted by PlayS...
13:52 2019-06-03

Here’s How Ghost Recon Breakpoint Works I’ve only played about five hours of Ghost Recon: Breakpoint, but I’m having a fun time crawling through the fictional island of Auroa’s mud, strategically clearing bases full of soldiers and drones, and even hopping into a little competitive multiplayer. My colleague Heather and I got together to b...
18:26 2019-10-03

NYC restaurateurs setting up ‘ghost kitchens’ Spooked by soaring rents, wages and the stiff fees charged by food-delivery apps, a handful of New York restaurateurs are setting up “ghost kitchens.” Charlie Yi, founder and CEO of Zoku Sushi in the East Village, has tapped a team of Nobu-trained chefs to prepare top-quality sushi — and thrown them...
05:00 2019-10-07

Five Hours With Ghost Recon Breakpoint Ghost Recon Breakpoint is here, or is it hiding in that bush over there? Whatever the case, Ubisoft’s latest addition to the Tom Clancy video game canon is here with plenty of loot to find and bases to assault. Breakpoint brings a lot of improvements over 2017’s Ghost Recon Wildlands. Cool character...
02:00 2019-10-01

1 Injured After Gunman Goes On Shooting Spree At Mosque In Norway A gunman armed with multiple weapons opened fire in a mosque near the Norwegian capital Oslo on Saturday, injuring one person before being overpowered by an elderly worshipper, police and witnesses......
02:13 2019-08-11

Sydney Stabbing Spree Leaves One Dead, Another Wounded A woman was killed and another woman wounded when a man went on a stabbing spree in the heart of Sydney, sending Australia’s largest city into lockdown before three men armed only with a chair and a milk crate subdued him....
17:13 2019-08-13

California stabbing spree leaves four dead, two wounded California police on Thursday were trying to determine why a man went on a stabbing and robbery spree in two communities near Los Angeles the previous day, killing four people and wounding two others in what appeared to be a random outburst of violence....
15:52 2019-08-08

Why billionaire Ken Griffin has been on a real estate spending spree It’s not enough for him to own the country’s most expensive home. Just months after buying the rec­ord-breaking $238 million quadplex on Central Park South, hedge-fund billionaire Ken Griffin has found yet another place to rest his head. The ridiculously rich founder of Citadel this month scooped up...
15:13 2019-09-11

Multiple victims in Texas shooting spree, police say A shooter has been shot and killed after a rampage in the US state of Texas that reportedly left around 20 people wounded. Police previously said a suspect had hijacked a postal van and was targeting "random people."...
01:00 2019-09-01

Cops tackle knife-wielding man after stabbing spree in NYC A career criminal stabbed a straphanger on a Manhattan train — and then knifed another man who tried to stop him from running away from cops in a caught-on-camera pursuit, police sources said Wednesday. The subway victim, 55, was aboard a southbound A train near Canal Street around 7:20 p.m. T...
00:13 2019-08-01

Two killed including girl, 12, in Japan stabbing spree Two people, including a 12-year-old girl, were killed and 16 other children hurt in a stabbing spree in Japan on Tuesday -- a rare act of public violence in a country considered one of the safest in the world....
12:13 2019-05-28

FBI investigate German teen over planned shooting spree A 13-year-old boy from southern Germany was investigated by the FBI and local police after he threatened to go on a shooting spree at a California-based video game developer. Police tracked him down using an IP address....
04:00 2019-09-29

4 killed, 2 wounded in Orange County stabbing spree Southern California police arrested a 33-year-old man who allegedly went on a stabbing spree in Orange County, killing at least four people and wounding two others....
03:39 2019-08-09

4 homeless men dead in New York City killing spree New York Police Department Detective Annette Shelton said the men were brutally assaulted in the city's Chinatown neighbourhood. A 24-year-old suspect is in custody but has yet to be charged, the detective said....
17:13 2019-10-05

Gold Resumes Record Breaking Spree After A Day's Break Resuming its record run, gold prices hit an all-time high of Rs 39,970 per 10 grams in Delhi on Wednesday. The prices of yellow metal jumped Rs 300 on higher demand from jewellers. Gold's appeal as a......
18:00 2019-08-28

Amazon's Deal Spree Is Threatened by Washington Scrutiny Amazon.com has been on a buying binge in recent years, but the U.S. government’s increased scrutiny of large tech companies threatens to slow that pace....
13:52 2019-07-03

Deutsche Bank in wealth management hiring spree Deutsche Bank plans to hire 300 more relationship and investment mangers for its wealth management business by 2021, as part of a plan to bulk up in areas the German lender hopes will bring steadier revenue streams....
11:26 2019-06-30

Oakland Raiders' rookie leaves lasting impact on face mask Oakland Raiders rookie Johnathan Abram will miss the rest of the season with a shoulder injury but made one lasting impression Monday night against the Denver Broncos....
15:26 2019-09-12

The man in the plastic mask: Disguised Brazil inmate busted in brazen jailbreak A masked Rio de Janeiro inmate dressed as a woman tried to break out of a Brazilian jail this weekend, in a surreal act of derring-do, only to be thwarted on the cusp of freedom by state prison authorities....
16:26 2019-08-05

Hong Kong mask ban leads to weekend of violent and destructive protests Hong Kong is entering its fourth day of unprecedented subway closures after a weekend of destructive protests in the wake of new emergency legislation left the city reeling....
13:39 2019-10-07

Rare Darth Vader mask, Harry Potter glasses up for auction in LA A rare Darth Vader mask and helmet worn in one of the early "Star Wars" movies goes up for auction in Los Angeles later this month, along with a pair of Harry Potter's signature glasses....
04:52 2019-09-10

Daniel Brühl Wears the Zemo Mask in Falcon and Winter Soldier First Look The Falcon and the Winter Solider star Daniel Brühl - who returns to the role of Helmut Zemo in the upcoming Disney+ series he first played in the 2016 film Captain America: Civil War - has......
08:52 2019-07-24

Juventus's star signings mask unease while Inter and Napoli can challenge The champions may have landed De Ligt, Rabiot and Ramsey but all has not run smoothly for Maurizio Sarri this summerItalian football’s summer break began in much the same way as the season had ended: with Juventus way out in front. By 1 July they had concluded the free agent signings of Aaron Ramsey...
20:52 2019-08-22

Violent clashes in Portland, Ore., prompt call for anti-mask laws Authorities in Portland, Ore., called for laws that would ban masks at demonstrations, allow police to videotape protests and give the city greater control over protests by groups with a history of violence. ...
09:39 2019-07-04

Klaus Enrique's best photograph: a Donald Trump mask made from a piglet ‘I used bacon, garlic and blueberries for eyes, the teeth are lima beans and the tongue is the piglet’s own’The first Donald Trump sculpture I made was out of a chicken. It was July 2016, when he still seemed relatively harmless and I never thought his presidency would come to pass. I’d read the sto...
10:00 2019-09-26

More Protests In Hong Kong As Lawmakers Seek To Overturn Face Mask Ban The majority of Hong Kong's subway stations remained closed Sunday as the city braced for more protests with pro-democracy activists vowing to hit the streets and opposition lawmakers trying to......
10:39 2019-10-06

Solskjær’s rebuild talk cannot mask Manchester United’s sense of drift The manager’s honeymoon period is over and the defeat at West Ham demonstrated their lack of high-grade options againIt was a soundbite from Ole Gunnar Solskjær designed to cut through the hysteria that always accompanies a bad Manchester United defeat and, make no mistake, Sunday’s 2-0 reverse at W...
23:00 2019-09-23

Video shows Sacramento cops using ‘spit mask’ on minor during arrest SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Police on Wednesday defended their use of a clear mesh “spit mask” on a combative 12-year-old boy as irate bystanders videotaped the tense encounter in Sacramento while objecting that the boy was being detained. Officers “appropriately used a spit mask to protect themselves and ...
09:00 2019-05-23

Hong Kong Protesters Defy Mask Ban As City Grinds To Halt Masked pro-democracy protesters marched through Hong Kong in defiance of a ban on face coverings as much of the city ground to a halt on Saturday, with the subway suspended and many shops shuttered......
17:13 2019-10-05

Ghost Recon Breakpoint’s Microtransactions Explained Ghost Recon Breakpoint is in early access before its full launch on Friday. It offers a somewhat generic but capable military shooter to hardcore fans. Looming over everything has been the specter of microtransactions. The game offers lots of them. So far, we’ve seen that you can easily ignore them....
09:13 2019-10-02

Ghost of Mike Maccagnan won’t leave Jets alone It must have been a strange feeling for Mike Maccagnan on Sunday afternoon when the Jets took the field. Maccagnan was responsible for acquiring 40 of the players on the Jets’ 53-man roster as the team entered its season opener, but the former general manager was banished months ago. It must have be...
01:00 2019-09-11

Jon Bernthal is your enemy in 'Ghost Recon Breakpoint' Okay, okay, I know what you're thinking: "Hey, that's The Punisher!" But that, my friends, isn't Frank Castle. It's Colonel Cole D. Walker, the antagonist in Ghost Recon Breakpoint, who's portrayed by none other than Jon Bernthal (The Punisher, The W......
10:39 2019-06-13

If Only Ghost Recon Breakpoint Were More Like Assassin's Creed Assassin’s Creed games have gotten better and better at establishing a sense of place and filling that place with tons of satisfying, stealthy missions. After a few hours with Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Kotaku editor-in-chief Stephen Totilo is still mostly just thinking about how much he likes Assassin...
00:00 2019-10-05

Ghost Recon Breakpoint Is Just Too Frustrating to Love The island is a paradise and the Skrell Campus sticks out from the green beauty like an ugly obstruction from some other world — which is exactly what it is. It’s the middle of the day, but I’m trying to be sneaky despite the sunlight. I need something from the campus and there are...
20:52 2019-10-11

Ghost Recon Breakpoint Is An Infuriating Mess I have never played a game as inconsistent as Ghost Recon Breakpoint. In its finest moments, when the stars align, it delivers stealth action on par with the best in the genre. When it falls apart, as it usually does, a tangled weave of glitches and half-baked systems reveal a game compromised by bl...
05:13 2019-10-09

How ‘The Terror’ turns the TV ghost story on its head AMC’s “The Terror: Infamy” opens with a young Japanese American woman serenely applying makeup before stabbing herself. It’s a gut-punch of a scene — exactly what co-creator Alexander Woo wants to convey in the horror anthology series. “The strategy has been to use the vocabulary of Japanese kaidan ...
08:52 2019-08-27

'It's ghost slavery': the troubling world of pop holograms Dead stars from Whitney Houston to Maria Callas are going on tour again. As Miley Cyrus explores the issue in a new Black Mirror, we uncover the greatest identity crisis in music todayMiley Cyrus Q&A: ‘My personal experiences helped craft the episode’In the star-making Disney Channel switcheroo Hann...
14:13 2019-06-01

Nets’ summer spree a telling sign of Joe Tsai’s ownership Last year, Nets GM Sean Marks vowed that ownership — then split between Mikhail Prokhorov and Joe Tsai — would be willing to spend when the moment called for it. Apparently the moment called. And Tsai answered by opening his wallet and spending big. After landing Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and DeAnd...
05:39 2019-08-27

4 killed, 2 wounded in stabbing spree in Southern California, police say Garden Grove police work the scene of a stabbing in Garden Grove, Calif., Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019. A man killed multiple people and wounded others in a string of robberies and stabbings in California’s Orange County before he was arrested, police said Wednesday.Alex Gallardo / AP By Phil Helse...
00:13 2019-08-09

Mike Ashley continues shopping spree with Links of London bid The high street tycoon Mike Ashley is continuing his unprecedented acquisition spree by tabling a bid to acquire Links of London, the struggling jewellery chain....
17:39 2019-09-09

Harlem thief swipes 7 cellphones from women in 10-day robbery spree A thief robbed seven women of their cellphones as they were walking in Harlem over the course of about 10 days in July, police said Tuesday. The robber, believed to be in his late teens or early 20s, kicked off his spree on July 15, when he stole a phone from a 56-year-old woman as......
04:52 2019-09-18

Cops hunt for suspect in Manhattan hotel burglary spree He’s cleaning up! A serial burglar posing as a guest duped housekeepers at six different hotels into letting him into rooms as they were being tidied — and then swiped thousands of dollars worth of cash, jewelry and electronics once he was inside, police said. The crime spree began on July 23,...
22:00 2019-08-09

Police identify slain gunman in Odessa shooting spree Authorities identified the gunman who killed seven people and wounded nearly two dozen others in a Texas shooting on Saturday as 36-year-old Seth Aaron Ator....
15:52 2019-09-02

At least four dead, two more injured after Australian gunman goes on shooting spree: reports At least four people are dead and two more are injured after a lone gunman opened fire Tuesday night in a suburb just outside of Darwin, Australia, police said....
16:00 2019-06-04

4 Killed, 2 Injured In Stabbing, Robbery Spree Near Los Angeles: Police Four people were killed and two injured in a stabbing and robbery spree across two Southern California communities near Los Angeles on Wednesday, police said....
20:39 2019-08-08

Steve Smith's Ashes Run-Spree Sparks Don Bradman Comparisons Don Bradman and Steve Smith have been mentioned repeatedly in the same breath since Smith hit innings of 144 and 142 during Australia's win over England in the first Test....
11:13 2019-08-13

Swiss firm RUAG reaches for stars with pre-IPO spending spree Swiss defence and aerospace company RUAG is planning around a $500 million acquisition spree to cash in on a boom in private U.S. space projects inspired by billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX....
14:13 2019-06-05

Champions League win could spark Tottenham trophy spree, says Mourinho • Mourinho says for Klopp to lose third final would be ‘really hard’• Former Chelsea manager expects Eden Hazard to leave clubJosé Mourinho believes Tottenham could go on a trophy spree if they win the Champions League final against Liverpool.“Spurs is not winning titles and to win the first one, th...
12:52 2019-05-24

Factbox: Britain's $7.6 billion no-deal Brexit spending spree Britain is doubling spending on preparations for a no-deal Brexit this year as Prime Minister Boris Johnson sets his sights on leaving the European Union with or without a divorce deal at the end of October....
12:52 2019-08-01

Gold Prices Extend Record Setting Spree To Third Straight Day Gold prices rose for the third straight day on Thursday and continued its record-breaking run. Gold price hit a new high of Rs 38,970 per 10 grams, news agency Press Trust of India (PTI) reported. The......
16:00 2019-08-22

The Quick Read About… Turkey’s Troubling Russian Shopping Spree What Happened This Week: Back in 2017, Turkey agreed to purchase Russia’s advanced S-400 air defense missile system over the strong objections of both the US and NATO, of which Turkey is a member. Turkey has been adamant it will follow through with the purchase, and delivery of the missile sys...
23:00 2019-06-14

Eoin Morgan’s six-hitting spree has got England buzzing, says Joe Root • Batsman unsurprised by Morgan’s 17 sixes against Afghanistan• ‘It gives the dressing room a huge amount of confidence’Eoin Morgan claimed his six-hitting spree against Afghanistan went beyond his wildest dreams but, for Joe Root, who watched all but one of the 17 record-breaking blows from the non...
01:13 2019-06-20

| WATCH | Hong Kong lashed by fresh violence as thousands defy mask ban Hong Kong has been rocked by fresh violence as tens of thousands of protesters hit the streets to defy a ban on face masks, sparking clashes with police, street fights and vandalism across the strife-torn city....
10:00 2019-10-07

Hong Kong Rallies Turn Violent After Thousands Defy Face Mask Ban The rallies were the first significant public gatherings since the ban took effect the day before, and a test of the government’s resolve to stop months of protests....
21:26 2019-10-06

Hong Kong protests turn violent following announcement of mask ban under emergency powers Associated Press Protests in Hong Kong again turned violent Sunday, with police using rubber bullets and tear gas, and protestors throwing Molotov cocktails and bricks. The unrest came following the announcement from Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam that she had activated emergency powers to create a m...
22:13 2019-10-06

North Carolina store robbed by armed man in Halloween mask holding balloons A man wearing a vampire Halloween mask and clutching balloons in one hand and a gun in the other reportedly held up a North Carolina discount store during the weekend....
19:52 2019-08-06

| WATCH: Hong Kong lashed by fresh violence as thousands defy mask ban Hong Kong has been rocked by fresh violence as tens of thousands of protesters hit the streets to defy a ban on face masks, sparking clashes with police, street fights and vandalism across the strife-torn city....
06:26 2019-10-07

Majora's Mask Speedrunners Get World Record Under An Hour By Playing The Ocarina 63 Times As of six days ago, speedrunners have found a way to complete The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask in under an hour. The moody Ocarina of Time sequel is best known for its lengthy sidequests and countless collectables. A glitch allowing players to access a hidden debug menu has cut out much of the nec...
05:13 2019-08-24

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas As Thousands Defy Mask Ban To Protest Hong Kong police fired tear gas at pro-democracy protesters on Sunday after tens of thousands hit the streets once more to defy a ban on face masks despite half the city's subway stations remaining......
13:52 2019-10-06

Hong Kong protesters defy mask ban in new round of demonstrations, as city braces for more Hong Kong demonstrators defied a new face mask ban as they took to the streets Saturdays in relatively quieter protests following an evening of violence and unrest....
21:26 2019-10-05

‘Scream’ mask attacker broke into home and stabbed, terrorized woman: prosecutors A deranged attacker wore a mask from the horror movie “Scream” when she broke into a Chicago home — repeatedly stabbing a middle-aged woman after telling her, “God is making me do this,” prosecutors said. The critically injured victim had been asleep on her son’s ...
21:00 2019-09-16

Silver-haired sit-in, face mask party protests planned for Hong Kong Several pro-democracy protests are planned for Hong Kong on Saturday reflecting the widespread anger at the government, ranging from an elderly sit-in, a face mask party, a shopping mall demonstration and an anti-emergency law street march....
09:00 2019-10-12

‘Semi-paralyzed’: Hong Kong protesters rally against mask ban in latest march Marchers still came out to defy the new ban on face coverings that the government of the semi-autonomous Chinese territory says have made the identification of violent protesters difficult for police....
13:26 2019-10-05

Hong Kong protesters attack metro stations after face mask ban – video Thousands of people swept into the streets of Hong Kong for a night of violent protests after the government activated sweeping colonial-era powers for the first time in over half a century, using them to ban face masks. After darkness fell, crowds set fire to two metro stations and vandalised shops...
01:39 2019-10-05

Pennsylvania woman arrested for drunk driving after going to pick up boyfriend arrested on DUI charge A Pennsylvania woman was arrested last week for drunk driving after police say she showed up at the station “intoxicated” while coming to pick up her boyfriend who had previously been arrested on a DUI charge. ...
18:52 2019-09-17

Ghost of Tsushima: release date, trailers and news First announced at 2017’s Paris Games Week, Ghost of Tsushima is a brand new IP from Sucker Punch which will be exclusive to PlayStation 4.  Though Sucker Punch is largely known for the inFamous games, the developer is departing quite significantly from the inFamous formula with this new...
22:26 2019-05-22

Rolls Royce Sends Off The Ghost With The Zenith Collection Ten years after the 200EX concept introduced a sub-Phantom sedan to the Rolls Royce lineup, the firm has decided to end the Ghost’s production run. Much like with the Phantom Coupe and Drophead Coupe before, Rolls is going to send off its smaller car with a run of Zenith Collection models featuring ...
02:39 2019-08-18

Nearly 20 Lakh Ghost Anganwadi Beneficiaries Found In Assam As many as 19.96 lakh ghost beneficiaries have been identified at Anganwadi centres in Assam through a daily headcount, according to an RTI query. In Assam, there are a total of 62,153 Anganwadi......
15:00 2019-09-22

New York home security camera catches a 'ghost' with 'pet' A New York couple was a little spooked when they looked at a security camera in their living room late one night to find what looked like a ghost and a ghost dog, according to reports....
12:26 2019-08-29

Ghost crabs use teeth in their stomach to growl at their enemies Many crustaceans have teeth inside their stomachs but ghost crabs are the first to be found to use them for making a growling sound for warning off threats...
01:26 2019-09-11

The curse of Masakado: why Tokyo is still haunted by a malevolent ghost The tale of the ‘first samurai’ whose severed head still terrorises Tokyoites today is the story of the city itselfA Tokyo bank once opened an account in the name of a man who had been dead for 1,000 years.The bank was a branch of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (now part of MUFG, the largest bank in Japan), w...
13:13 2019-06-10

How galaxies help scientists weigh ‘ghost particles’ — and why you should care Even when you close your eyes at night, 100 billion neutrinos produced in the sun will pass through them – traveling close to the speed of light, but never hitting anything. Neutrinos are extremely elusive and only weakly interact with matter around them: nature’s true ghosts. Until very recently, t...
16:39 2019-09-01

Is Emilia Clarke about to fall in love with a ghost in Last Christmas? After the trailer for the Emma Thompson-scripted rom-com dropped, the internet has become convinced that a big twist is heading our wayIn this age of TV spots, teasers and teaser announcements, the thought of dedicating three entire minutes to an old-fashioned movie trailer is unheard of. And yet th...
15:26 2019-08-16

Ghost Recon Breakpoint is an underwhelming take on the Ubisoft formula There may not be a new Assassin’s Creed this year, but that doesn’t mean there’s no big open-world Ubisoft game to play. It’s Ghost Recon: Breakpoint’s turn to serve us with the all-too-familiar Ubi-formula of a huge open map filled with a thousand little icons to explore.  It isn’t Ghost Recon’s fi...
17:13 2019-10-04

The Ghost of Roseanne Looms as Dan Gets Closer to Louise on The Conners Is Dan Conner ready to move on? Last season of The Conners, viewers met Louise (played by sitcom veteran Katey Sagal), a former classmate of Dan (John Goodman) and Roseanne (Roseanne Barr) who......
00:00 2019-10-09

Ghost crabs use teeth in stomachs to 'growl' at predators Scientists find first evidence of an animal using stomach sounds to communicateAngry crabs harbour a secret weapon to deter their enemies and ward off predators when their claws are busy in combat, scientists say. Ghost crabs, named for their sand-pale bodies and nocturnal antics, use teeth in their...
09:39 2019-09-11

Marvel's Ghost Rider crashes and burns at Hulu The Hulu streaming service has done what neither the powers of Satan, nor Wes Bentley, could manage this week, defeating the Ghost Rider at long last. Deadline reports today that the Disney-owned streaming service won’t be moving forward with a TV series centered on the chain-toting, hat-adverse Spi...
00:00 2019-09-26

I just saw a Ghost: Take a peek inside a 1909 Rolls-Royce Concours d'Elegance of America brings Rolls-Royce, Ferrari, Cadillac V16s and hundreds of other classic cars to the Detroit area.        ...
20:00 2019-05-31

| WATCH: 'It's just pure hate': Four killed, two injured in stabbing spree - police California police say they don't know why a man went on a stabbing spree that left four people dead and two injured in an attack that lasted two hours in six locations....
20:13 2019-08-08

El Paso Murder Spree Renews Spotlight on 8chan Online Forum The suspect in the Walmart rampage in El Paso allegedly posted a hate-filled manifesto on 8chan, the same fringe online message board used this year by the suspect in the New Zealand mosque massacre....
08:26 2019-08-05

Indian Space Start-Ups On Fundraising Spree Ignites Investors' Interest The state-run Indian Space Research Organization, currently preparing for its second lunar mission, has a monopoly on launching rockets in the country...
10:13 2019-06-23

| WATCH | 'It's just pure hate': Four killed, two injured in stabbing spree - police California police say they don't know why a man went on a stabbing spree that left four people dead and two injured in an attack that lasted two hours in six locations....
23:52 2019-08-08

Sajid Javid pledges to turn the page on austerity with spending spree The Chancellor today signalled looser borrowing rules to fund a surge in national infrastructure spending and promised to "turn the page on austerity"....
19:13 2019-09-04

£100,000 spent on jewels in one day, £232,000 the next: banker's wife and her London shopping spree Martin Bentham lifts the lid on the extraordinary lifestyle enjoyed by the wife of a jailed businessman — the target of Britain's first unexplained wealth order...
18:01 2019-05-28

Group Nine Media owner acquires $50 million, preps for digital spree Ben Lerer, the CEO of Thrillist owner Group Nine Media, just got $50 million to play with — and he’s planning to use at least some of that money to hunt for digital bargains. The digital media company, which also runs Seeker and NowThisNews, landed a $50-million round of funding this week from backe...
07:39 2019-09-13

Prominent liberal church ousts pastor after alleged sex toy shopping spree A famous liberal Manhattan church has parted ways with its first female senior minister after complaints she brought fellow ministers on a sex toy shopping spree and gifted one of them an unwanted vibrator, according to reports....
19:26 2019-07-12

Riverside Church pastor tight-lipped on alleged sex-toy shopping spree She’s taking a vow of silence. The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, ousted pastor of Riverside Church, was tight-lipped Friday morning when asked about the sex-toy shopping spree scandal that torpedoed her cushy career. A grim-faced Butler stepped out of her West 104th Street apartment building carrying a...
19:26 2019-07-12

World Cup Live: Morgan Six-Hitting Spree Ends, England Cross 350 England vs Afghanistan Live Score, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: England are eyeing a big total against Afghanistan, thanks to a fiery record-century by skipper Eoin Morgan in World Cup 2019 at Old......
15:13 2019-06-18

Michaela Dunn, 24, identified as victim of deadly Sydney stabbing spree The man who went on a wild stabbing spree in Sydney, Australia, this week killed a woman during his rampage — 24-year-old escort Michaela Dunn, according to a new report. Mert Ney, 20, allegedly stabbed Dunn to death Tuesday afternoon at an apartment in Sydney’s central business district, 9 Ne...
17:52 2019-08-14

California cops release graphic video of deadly stabbing spree Graphic video released Thursday shows a crazed gang member using two large knives to slash a female office worker during a stabbing rampage in Southern California in which he allegedly killed four people. The 54-year-old woman can be seen sitting in a small insurance office when a man in a blue hood...
06:52 2019-08-09

METALS-Nickel falls from 13-month high as buying spree pauses Nickel prices dropped on Monday as a rally that sent the metal used mostly in making stainless steel to its highest in more than a year started to lose steam....
10:00 2019-07-22

Tories continue Facebook ad spree as 'major bugs' block transparency Tools to crack down on ‘dark money’ political ads are ineffective, researchers say“Major bugs” in Facebook’s political transparency tools are preventing researchers and journalists from holding advertisers to account, according to a report from Mozilla.It comes as the Conservative party is spending ...
01:00 2019-08-01

Four people killed, two injured in stabbing and robbery spree near Los Angeles: police Four people were killed and two injured in a stabbing and robbery spree across two Southern California communities near Los Angeles on Wednesday, police said....
11:26 2019-08-08

‘Semi-paralyzed’: Hong Kong protesters rally against mask ban amid subway shutdown Marchers still came out to defy the new ban on face coverings that the government of the semi-autonomous Chinese territory says have made the identification of violent protesters difficult for police....
17:13 2019-10-05

Ashes heroics at Headingley can't mask need for England selectors to strike better batting balance Forty-eight hours later, the dust is starting to settle on one of England's great wins, when the folk hero Ben Stokes and the cult hero Jack Leach combined to level the Ashes....
17:13 2019-08-27

Care home resident dons 'demonic mask,' stabs staffer more than 30 times, authorities say A developmentally disabled man allegedly put on a “demonic mask,” played the theme song from the horror film “Halloween” on his iPod, and stabbed his caretaker more than 30 times with a kitchen knife in a group home near Chicago on Saturday, authorities said....
09:39 2019-06-06

Petrol bombs thrown in Hong Kong metro, protesters defy face mask ban Petrol bombs were thrown inside a Hong Kong metro station on Saturday but no one was injured, the government said, as pro-democracy protesters again took to the streets angry at what they believe is Beijing's tightening grip on the city....
19:13 2019-10-12

Chicago woman wore ‘Scream’ mask as she repeatedly stabbed female victim: cops A Chicago woman was held without bond Sunday after she allegedly stabbed another random woman dozens of times while she wore a “Scream” mask and repeated, “God is making me do this.”...
19:00 2019-09-16

California police defend placing ‘spit mask’ over boy’s head after video sparks outrage Sacramento attorney Mark T. Harris said he is considering a lawsuit on behalf of the youth and his mother against the city, the security guard, and an employee at a nearby restaurant who he said also helped detain the boy....
04:26 2019-05-24

Gilroy festival gunman had passport, clown mask, survival guide in car at time of shooting The gunman in the deadly California food festival shooting had bottle rockets, a camouflage pack and a wilderness training manual in his car.        ...
02:52 2019-08-10

Ghost Forests Are Visceral Examples of the Advance of Climate Change As Matt Kirwan walks through Maryland’s Blackwater National Refuge, his rubber boots begin to squish. With each step the land beneath him turns from dry ground to increasingly soggy mud. The trees around him go from tall and full of leaves or needles to short, bare and pale white. Partway out,...
02:39 2019-10-08

‘Ghost’ Fishing Gear Is a Bigger Threat to Sharks Than We Realized Not even the oceans’ top predators can escape the ruinous embrace of humanity’s plastic waste, suggests new research. The study indicates that over recent decades, many hundreds of sharks have been reported falling victim to entanglement in fishing gear and other marine plastic debris.Read more......
19:26 2019-07-09

A fired CEO remains the most influential person in the rise of ghost kitchens As food delivery booms thanks to third-party services like DoorDash and UberEats, venture capitalists look to ghost kitchens as the next way to cash in....
02:13 2019-10-08

D-Day's ingenious tactics in pictures: From inflatable tanks to 'ghost' soldiers Deception played a big part in the Allied invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944. From dummy tanks and landing craft to the creation of a “ghost army,” these are some of the remarkable tactics that fooled the enemy on D-Day....
19:13 2019-06-06

Google Stadia will feature The Division 2 and Ghost Recon: Breakpoint Google has revealed just some of the games coming to its Google Stadia game-streaming service along with the first solid details on subscription services. During Stadia Connect, Google announced games coming to the service will include The Division 2, the upcoming Ghost Recon: Breakpoint, Morta...
21:26 2019-06-06

No convictions in California trial over 'Ghost Ship' warehouse fire A California jury on Thursday acquitted one of two defendants charged with manslaughter in an Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36 people in 2016 and failed to reach a verdict on charges against a second man, a defense attorney said....
01:52 2019-09-06

New Rolls-Royce Ghost Zenith collector’s edition revealed News 14 Aug, 2019 The Rolls-Royce Ghost Zenith arrives as a special limited edition run-out model, and will be limited to just 50 examples...
18:39 2019-08-14

White House Orders Its Former Top Lawyer to Ghost a Congressional Subpoena The ongoing war between congressional Democrats and the White House continued apace on Monday, with the Trump administration’s Department of Justice issuing a legal opinion arguing it’s totally fine for former White House Counsel Don McGahn to ignore a subpoena from the House Judiciary Committee....
16:13 2019-05-21

Alyssa Naeher has banished the ghost of Hope Solo from Team USA There was a tense look on United States goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher’s face as she gripped the ball close to her chest, just off the goal line, late Tuesday in Stade de Lyon. England’s Steph Houghton threw her hands up and down in frustration from the penalty spot as Naeher stood up with what could have...
03:13 2019-07-04

Ghost Ship fire: Jury hands down one acquittal; mistrial for second man A jury in California acquitted one man on 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter related to the 2016 Ghost Ship warehouse fire in Oakland, Calif. They were unable to reach a verdict for a second man....
19:52 2019-09-06

A Ghost Town and Hot Springs: An Eastern Sierra Road Trip Friday: An itinerary for an adventure in the mountains and lakes of California. Also: A profile of the activist Ady Barkan, and a Silicon Valley telltale heart....
16:13 2019-09-20

Hurricane Dorian leaves Disney World looking like a ‘ghost town’ The normally bustling Disney World turned into a ghost town after the Florida attraction was forced to close earlier this week ahead of Hurricane Dorian’s expected arrival. Haunting photos captured the eerily quiet site in Orlando, where no one was seen in front of the famous Cinderella Castle and w...
20:39 2019-09-05

Ghost Recon Breakpoint beta is live – how to join, and the PC spec you’ll need Ahead of the game’s October 4 release, the beta for Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint has gone live. And, it’s not too late to get in on the act if you fancy some lengthy Recon sessions over the weekend.The Ghost Recon Breakpoint closed beta runs through to 11am UK time (3am P...
22:39 2019-09-05

Bayern Munich haunted by Guardiola's ghost in Bundesliga opener Bayern Munich's title defense wasn't meant to begin with a score draw at home to Hertha Berlin. The performance of Niko Kovac's side might leave Borussia Dortmund feeling very optimistic about their chances this season....
01:26 2019-08-17

Hulu canceled the ‘Ghost Rider’ series, but that might be great news for the MCU Marvel unveiled over the summer all the films and TV series that will be included in Phase 4 of the MCU, hopefully building towards a massive Avengers 5 film. But Marvel is also making other shows that aren’t necessarily related to the MCU, with Hulu carrying several such titles. However, not ...
01:00 2019-09-27

Navy starts second round of Ghost Fleet Overload USV tests Having finished a first round that included turning existing commercial vessels into unmanned vessels, the Navy will now look to integrate command-and-control and other systems as it experiments with the platform....
10:26 2019-10-04

Every Bald Eagle Tattoo From Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Ranked I’m here to talk about something odd I discovered in the recently released Ghost Recon Breakpoint. For some reason, players have access to not one, not two, not four, but five different tattoos featuring a Bald eagle and American imagery....
01:13 2019-10-06

Ghost Recon: Breakpoint's Survival Elements Keep The Game Tense I was playing Ghost Recon: Breakpoint as the assault class, Fixit. I had been doing my best to act as a tank for my teammates by getting out front and shooting people with my assault rifle. But my injuries started to add up: First I got nicked in the arm, then the leg. I didn’t have a chance to appl...
22:39 2019-06-11

From indie development to Guerrilla Games: The 'Gravity Ghost' story Erin Robinson Swink knows when someone has actually finished her game, the hand-painted physics-based adventure called Gravity Ghost. "I can usually tell if they played it until the end based on the way they say that to me," she said. "Like, 'Yeah I......
22:39 2019-08-08

Judge sets retrial for California man in Ghost Ship fire Prosecutors plan to retry a California man on manslaughter charges next year after a jury was unable to reach a verdict last month related to his involvement in the 2016 Ghost Ship warehouse fire in Oakland....
02:00 2019-10-06

Ghost of Tsushima: Forget about a PS4 release date, this news is far more exciting Though there have been some questionable reports about the release date of Ghost of Tsushima this week, it's also worth noting that some really good news about the game has surfaced, too....
13:26 2019-06-23

Watch: Holographic 'Ghost Ship' on display in Philadelphia river A public art installation in Philadelphia gives new meaning to the phrase "Ghost Ship" by featuring a hologram of an 18th century ship floating in the water....
04:13 2019-10-05

OnePlus 7 Pro users report ‘ghost touches’ that occur without any input It should be an exceptional week for OnePlus, considering the stellar response the OnePlus 7 Pro got after launch and the fact that the young smartphone vendor just launched its first ever 5G phone. However, OnePlus is already being forced to put out fires. OnePlus addressed criticism that it’...
00:39 2019-05-25

Meghan Markle's Estranged Dad Criticises Being Made "Ghost" In Her Life Thomas Markle, Meghan Markle's estranged father, has criticised being made a "ghost" in her life -- while accusing his daughter of telling "lies" about how she financed her university education....
08:13 2019-09-01

Disney's Fox cancellation spree may end up saving us from some dire-sounding video game movies It’s been rough days at the recently assimilated 20th Century Fox movie studio of late, as new corporate overlord Bob Iger—apparently accustomed to box office receipts that are a bit more Avengers, and a bit less X-Men—blasted Disney’s newly schlorped-up subordinate for massively undershooting its e...
09:52 2019-08-11

Texas spree shooter Seth Ator called cops, FBI shortly before massacre Texas mass shooter Seth Ator made a pair of “rambling” phone calls to local cops and the FBI shortly before his rampage that left seven people dead — but gave no indication of the bloodshed he was about to unleash, authorities said Monday. When Ator, 36, showed up for work Saturday as a ...
08:39 2019-09-03

Homeless man charged with murder after killing spree in New York City's Chinatown neighborhood A homeless man has been charged with murder in the brutal killings of four other homeless men in New York City's Chinatown neighborhood.        ...
09:39 2019-10-07

Norwich spurn spending spree as promoted sides stay cautious | Ben Fisher Daniel Farke and Chris Wilder are keen to learn from others’ mistakes and resisting the urge to splash out excessivelyIt is hardly a science but for a rough indication of how promoted clubs can best make a fist of staying up, perhaps it is best to examine some of the more disastrous recent attempts....
18:13 2019-07-18

METALS-Nickel falls from 13-month high as investors put brakes on buying spree Nickel prices retreated on Monday as a buying rally that sent the metal used mostly in making stainless steel to its highest in more than a year, started to lose steam....
07:52 2019-07-22

| WATCH: Hong Kong police detain protesters as they defy mask ban, city grinds to halt Masked pro-democracy protesters have marched through Hong Kong in defiance of a ban on face coverings, as much of the city grinds to a halt, with the subway suspended and many shops closed following another night of violence....
08:52 2019-10-06

A 14-year-old boy was shot as violence flares after Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam imposes a mask ban on protesters Anthony Kwan/Getty Images Hong Kong police shot and wounded a 14-year-old boy on Friday after its embattled leader Carrie Lam said a ban on face masks would take effect last Saturday under the emergency laws that allow authorities to "make any regulations whatsoever" in whatever they deem to be in ...
07:00 2019-10-05

OnePlus 'working' on the 7 Pro's ghost touch issue, comments on battery life Apart from weird noises and camera mishaps, OnePlus 7 Pro users have had to deal with another teething issue, the so-called "ghost" touches, as demonstrated in a user video above. This touch panel solution has created troubles before but apparently nothing that driver or other updates can't fix, sin...
15:52 2019-05-29

'Ghost kitchens' are taking over fast-food chains from Chick-fil-A to Wendy's Irene Jiang / Business Insider Wendy's became the latest fast-food chain to name-check ghost kitchens on Friday, at the company's investor day. Abigail Pringle, Wendy's chief development officer, said "dark kitchens" would be a significant part of the chain's expansion strategy and said it planned...
17:13 2019-10-12

Letitia James orders companies to stop selling ‘ghost guns’ New York Attorney General Letitia James ordered 16 online companies to quit selling untraceable “ghost guns” on Monday. The companies, which James did not identify for fear of directing them business, sell the parts needed to assemble assault rifles that are otherwise outlawed in New York, requiring...
21:26 2019-09-23

The 2002 Mazda Millenia S Is a Ghost from Japan's Bubble Era of Wild Over-Engineering All Mazda Millenias have had a strange life, this one in particular. A decontented, almost but not quite-Bubble Era car sold on a friends and family discount to a Ford family sick of the Blue Oval. It’s a car meant for a stillborn company, with no future and barely a past....
00:39 2019-09-03

Rolls-Royce unveils ultra-exclusive Ghost Zenith special Rolls-Royce Ghost Zenith Special edition of outgoing Ghost features high levels of customisation and design nods to original 200EX concept Rolls-Royce has unveiled a limited-run Ghost Zenith Collector’s Edition, which will offer the highest level of bespoke features on the car to date.  The Zenit...
19:00 2019-08-14

India's ghost villages: Food and water scarcity forcing many to leave Prolonged droughts and crop failures are causing some Indian villages to empty. For the women and elderly left behind, it's a struggle. As temperatures continue to rise, there's little hope their loved ones will return....
11:26 2019-08-06

Hiring etiquette: Don’t ghost candidates after interviews, do acknowledge receipt of any résumé After an employer has interviewed a job candidate in person, the employer should notify the applicant whether it has made the decision to hire them — or not....
16:00 2019-05-21

Antique firearms: gangs, guns and untraceable ‘ghost bullets’ - podcast Kenneth Rosen on how British gangs are using a loophole in the law to get hold of antique firearms and untraceable bullets. Plus: Guardian editor-in-chief Katharine Viner on the 200th anniversary of the Peterloo massacreA drive-by shooting of four girls outside a nightclub in Birmingham in 2003 shoc...
15:26 2019-08-16

New federal program aims to clean up oceans, reel in ‘ghost gear’ Local members of Parliament announced the new $8.3-million Sustainable Fisheries Solutions and Retrieval Contribution Support Program in Dartmouth on Tuesday....
07:26 2019-08-28

I stayed in one of Italy's ghost towns that's selling off homes for $1, and I was treated like royalty Tom Murray / Business Insider In June, I traveled to Sicily to visit some of the towns that are selling off homes to foreigners for as little as €1 ($1) to see what they were really like. In particular, I stayed in Sambuca, whose scheme has received some of the most widespread media coverage. ...
12:13 2019-10-05

Businesses, don't shut the door on prospective employees who ghost you | Gene Marks Not showing up after accepting an offer is unacceptable, but if you have a chance to hire someone again don’t shut them out – they may have beneficial skillsA disturbing and growing behavior in this country is affecting countless small and large businesses: prospective employees are turning into gho...
17:52 2019-05-26

CEO says Star Wars land may have helped turn Disneyland into a ‘ghost town’ According to him, expectations of overcrowding likely caused guests to reconsider their vacations. Iger claimed, “Some people stayed away just because they expected that it would not be a great guest experience.”...
17:00 2019-08-08

Oakland's Ghost Ship fire: one man acquitted of 36 deaths but jury deadlocked on second Mistrial declared in case of master tenant, who had faced 39 years in prison after 2016 fireAlmost three years after a fire tore through Oakland’s Ghost Ship warehouse, killing 36 people, a jury has acquitted one man of involuntary manslaughter but was unable to reach a verdict on the master tenant....
05:13 2019-09-06

Ghost Trick Brilliantly Turned Regret And The Supernatural Into A Game Mechanic Ghost Trick is what you’d get if the film Ghost met Groundhog Day. Directed by the creator of the Ace Attorney Franchise, Shu Takumi, Ghost Trick makes death a puzzle you can play over and over a la Edge of Tomorrow. The core mystery at the heart of the game is your main character’s death. Who kille...
22:00 2019-06-23

California gang member in custody after stabbing, robbery spree that killed 4, wounded 2: police A California “documented gang member,” who police said "should have been in prison," is in custody after a two-hour stabbing and robbery rampage on Wednesday that killed four people and injured two, authorities announced on Thursday....
00:39 2019-08-09

Man Utd fans demand Real Madrid-style transfer spree... but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has other plans Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was brought in to put smiles back on faces at Manchester United but six months after taking over from Jose Mourinho dark clouds still hang over Old Trafford....
13:52 2019-06-15

MOVES-Jefferies names CLSA's Slone as Asia chairman in regional hiring spree Jefferies Group LLC continued to capitalize on the internal woes of CLSA by adding the Asian brokerage's former long-time Chief Executive Jonathan Slone to a 50-plus regional hiring spree that has already included top-ranked analyst Christopher Wood....
06:39 2019-07-15

Peter Thiel's VC Fund to Host Conference for Ideological 'Heretics,' Maybe Summon a Ghost or Two “Ideological outcasts” who have been “banned from other conferences”—surely the country’s most beleaguered minority—can soon find a home with other like-minded individuals at “Hereticon,” a three-day conference being planned by the Founders Fund venture capital firm.Read more......
16:26 2019-10-02

California’s dive boat, Ghost Ship fires share legal lessons LOS ANGELES (AP) — Deaths from California fires on a scuba diving boat and at the so-called Ghost Ship warehouse have brought a search for blame aimed at finding whether someone was negligent. Getting criminal charges to stick in the 2016 fire that killed 36 partygoers at the Oakland warehouse has p...
11:52 2019-09-20

Haunting photos reveal what nuclear-disaster ghost towns look like years after being abandoned Kyodo News/Getty Images The Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986 transformed the city of Pripyat into a ghost town. Other towns have also been abandoned after nuclear disasters, and each is a skeleton of its former self, strewn with deserted cars and dilapidated buildings. Photos reveal what these p...
01:13 2019-09-05

‘Ghost Ship’ rave organizers found not guilty for warehouse fire that killed 36 The two men accused of turning an Oakland, California, warehouse into a death trap where 36 people died during a 2016 rave escaped criminal punishment on Thursday. Jurors deliberating since Aug. 26 found Max Harris, 29, not guilty of 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter and couldn’t agree on ...
01:52 2019-09-06

J.K. Simmons and GLOW's Betty Gilpin get picked up in Chris Pratt's Ghost Draft It sounds like Chris Pratt is getting yet another shot at a big sci-fi franchise, with America’s go-to action star set to appear in Ghost Draft, a movie from Lego Batman director Chris McKay about a guy who gets sent to the future to fight in an alien war that has something to do with his “ability t...
07:52 2019-08-20

The 2008 Crash Made This Madrid Suburb a Ghost Town. Now It’s Coming Alive. Valdeluz, created as a commuter haven, is emerging from a lost decade after the financial crisis. But its former dreams, like a 1,500-student school, remain out of reach....
12:00 2019-07-12

Rolls-Royce Ghost Zenith Edition Bids Farewell With Just 50 Units To Be Produced Legendary British auto marque Rolls-Royce has pulled the wraps off the super exclusive Ghost Zenith Edition. The new collector's edition of the Rolls-Royce Ghost is restricted to just 50 examples and......
15:00 2019-08-16

A Wii U Party Game For Kids Included A Story Mode About A Dead Father And His Ghost Hundreds of crappy party games were developed and published for the Wii and Wii U back in the day. They were usually cheap, not as good as Wii Sports and quickly forgotten. But one of those games, Game Party Champions, included something very strange. A personal story about a child dealing with the ...
22:52 2019-06-15

Tuesday's Best Deals: ASICS Running Shoes, Doritos, Ghost in the Shell, Razer Keyboard, and More A Gold Box on ASICS Men’s and Women’s running shoes, a 40-Pack Doritos Variety Snack Packs, The Ghost in the Shell Deluxe Complete Box Set, and a Razer Mechanical Gaming Keyboard lead off Tuesday’s best deals from around the web....
18:39 2019-07-23

Marvel Announces Blade Reboot With Mahershala Ali. Black Twitter Catches the Holy Ghost Marvel rocked the annual gathering of people who read cartoon books and dress up in capes on Saturday, revealing that Mahershala Ali will star in the reboot of the greatest black superhero movie since Meteor Man when the Oscar-winning actor assumes the role of the iconic vampire daywalker in Blade....
19:52 2019-07-21

The New Mode In Ghost Recon Wildlands Is A Small-Scale Spin On The Battle Royale Formula Ghost Recon Wildlands is getting a sequel later this year, so most fans and Ubisoft will move on to that next game. But before that happens, Ubisoft has released one last major update for the game which added a brand new competitive mode called Mercenaries. It blends different elements of Wildlands ...
21:13 2019-07-21

Amazon Just Picked Up a Ghost Hunting Show Starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost There are few better acting bromances than the one between Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, and we’re going to get more of it in the near future.Read more......
04:13 2019-08-06

Pipe bomb mailer Cesar Sayoc faces sentencing in terror spree that targeted Trump critics Pipe bomb mailer Cesar Sayoc faces sentencing for spree that targeted Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Robert De Niro and others        ...
16:26 2019-08-05

Bolton touts NATO allies' $100B military spending spree after Trump push: ‘Unequaled triumph’ National Security Adviser John Bolton said Tuesday that an increase in defense spending from NATO allies, after pressure from President Trump, marked a significant victory for the United States and made the alliance stronger....
22:01 2019-07-16

‘Ghost Hunters’ stars share what they hope will happen to Manson murder house, message for nonbelievers It was 50 years ago, in the summer of 1969, when heavily pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six others were brutally murdered by followers of cult leader Charles Manson....
15:13 2019-08-18

Man acquitted of manslaughter in 2016 Ghost Ship warehouse fire that killed 36; jury deadlocked for 2nd suspect A man was acquitted of manslaughter Thursday and a jury deadlocked for a second suspect in the trial over the fire at the Ghost Ship warehouse in Oakland, Calif., which killed 36 people in December 2016....
02:13 2019-09-06

Goldman Sachs plans to recruit more than 100 coders to its trading division as part of the bank's largest hiring spree in years (GS) Brendan McDermid/Reuters Goldman Sachs is looking to recruit more than 100 coders for its trading business as part of the firm's biggest hire spree in years, according to Bloomberg. Adam Korn, the co-head of engineering for Goldman's trading division, told Bloomberg that the bank wants to hire peop...
02:13 2019-08-22

Fast food turns to 'ghost kitchens' and restaurants on wheels as chains like &pizza and Chick-fil-A battle for delivery dominance &Pizza Fast-casual chain &pizza and food-tech startup Zume are partnering to unleash a fleet of mobile kitchens, assisting in the fast-casual pizza chain's delivery and expansion efforts. Executives expect thousands of mobile kitchens to take over America, as dining room real estate becomes an unn...
13:00 2019-09-20

MS-13 gang members indicted after 'medieval-style' killing spree in Los Angeles Federal racketeering, murder and other charges were filed against 22 alleged MS-13 gang members linked to a series of grisly killings in Los Angeles.        ...
22:26 2019-07-16

Teens who trashed £30k model railway in 'wanton' vandalism spree ordered to pay just £500 compensation Three "mindless" teenagers who trashed a £30,000 model railway exhibition in a "wanton" vandalism spree have been ordered to pay a total of just £1,500 in compensation....
21:26 2019-08-20

Arsenal chief spells out January transfer plans after 'aggressive' summer spree Arsenal managing director Vinai Venkatesham says the club are unlikely to be active in the January transfer window after their recruitment drive this summer....
11:26 2019-09-24

Pipe bomb mailer Cesar Sayoc gets 20 years for 'horrendous' terror spree targeting Trump critics Pipe bomb mailer Cesar Sayoc gets 20 years for spree that targeted Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Robert De Niro and others        ...
14:52 2019-08-06

Video shows Sacramento police placing 'spit mask' on 12-year-old boy as he shouts 'I can't breathe!' Sacramento Police released body camera footage of a black boy's viral arrest, and the chief defended officers who covered his head.        ...
03:52 2019-05-24

The Scene of the Crime: A Jury Box? Marilyn Stasio’s Crime column features a serial killer who murders his way onto a jury, a wife creeped out by a robotic double and a nasty mental asylum....
13:52 2019-08-16

R. Kelly Hit With 11 New Sex Crime Charges Chicago prosecutors on Thursday filed 11 felony sex crime charges against R&B superstar R. Kelly, in what his lawyer said was a refiling of counts from an existing case....
05:26 2019-05-31

Here's What the Most Recent FBI Crime Stats Can Actually Tell Us On Monday, the FBI released its latest “Crime in the United States” figures, a closely watched (albeit historically problematic) data set that relies on the voluntary reporting of thousands of law enforcement agencies across the country.Read more......
01:39 2019-10-01

The First Crime In Space May Have Happened It’s possible that the first crime committed in space has happened. The New York Times reported that astronaut Lt Col. Anne McClain has been accused of hacked into her estranged wife’s bank account while aboard the International Space Station....
19:52 2019-08-26

Top 10 true crime books The Guardian’s former crime correspondent recommends the best writing by and about criminals and cops, villains and victimsIn recent years “true crime”, in the form of television documentaries and podcasts, has become very fashionable. But there has always been a small niche for true crime books, so...
17:39 2019-08-07

Jerry Remy On His Son's “Unforgivable” Crime On August 15, 2013, Jared Remy, a former Red Sox security staffer and son of longtime broadcaster Jerry Remy, fatally stabbed Jennifer Martel, his fiancée and the mother of his daughter. Jared had a history of violence toward women, assault, and steroid use. He is currently serving life in prison wi...
21:52 2019-07-09

Joe Biden on Crime and Mass Incarceration During the ’80s and ’90s, Mr. Biden helped shepherd a string of bills that transformed the criminal justice system — and, experts say, hurt America’s black communities....
04:52 2019-06-28

NYPD tells the Big Apple it’s too hot for crime It’s too hot for crime — at least, that’s what the NYPD is hoping for. “Sunday has been canceled. Stay indoors, nothing to see here. Really, we got this,” the department tweeted out Sunday. The NYPD seems to have taken a cue from their colleagues in New England, who asked res...
23:13 2019-07-21

Why Do Women Love True Crime? Men are more likely to be involved in violent crime — as perpetrators and victims — but women love to read about it. Kate Tuttle considers the gendered attractions of the genre....
13:00 2019-07-16

CRIME TRACKERS: Justice for Jimmy TUCSON – Twenty-eight years ago, Jimmy Hendrickson vanished from a west side home. He was only 12 years old at the time. His sister, Tammy Tacho, who was a teenager at the time, is determined to find Jimmy and the person responsible for his disappearance. “There’s not a day that goes by that I don’t...
18:00 2019-06-18

Is showing compassion to migrants a crime? Trump – and governments across the western world – are putting humanitarians on trial. That should scare usOn 11 June, a federal jury in Tucson, Arizona refused to convict the immigration activist Scott Warren on felony charges that could have sent him to prison for twenty years. What had Warren don...
10:13 2019-06-17

World's largest Ouija board to summon world's largest ghost in Salem this weekend The Ouija board contains multitudes, serving as a tangible expression of humanity’s desire for an afterlife and its enduring hope that, if one tries hard enough, they’ll again be able to speak with those we’ve lost. But, as no shortage of Travel Channel ghost-hunting shows will remind you the Ouija ...
08:39 2019-10-11

Former M.L.B. Players Are Linked to Dominican Crime Ring Octavio Dotel was arrested and Luis Castillo was cited for suspected links to a drug-trafficking and money-laundering network in the Dominican Republic....
00:39 2019-08-21

In A Twist, Bengals Player Embarrassed By Fan's Crime Police in Florence, Kentucky, are searching for a man allegedly stole a case of beer from a store. At the time, he was barefoot and wore a Bengals jersey, so be on the lookout for a guy who really hates shoes and loudly talks about how happy he is that Marvin Lewis is gone....
06:13 2019-07-19

NASA Is Investigating Allegations of Extraterrestrial Crime We might have our first-ever case of space crime on our hands, folks. Though I don’t suspect it’s the kind that’d attract interstellar bounty hunters any time soon. Read more......
13:00 2019-08-25

The girl in the box: the mysterious crime that shocked Germany On 15 September 1981, 10-year-old Ursula Herrmann headed home by bike from her cousin’s house. She never arrived. So began one of Germany’s most notorious postwar criminal cases, which remains contentious to this dayIn the Alpine foothills in the far south of Germany is a vast lake called the Ammers...
14:13 2019-09-24

Make environmental damage a war crime, say scientists Call for new Geneva convention to protect wildlife and nature reserves in conflict regionsInternational lawmakers should adopt a fifth Geneva convention that recognises damage to nature alongside other war crimes, according to an open letter by 24 prominent scientists.The legal instrument should inc...
15:26 2019-07-24

Buttigieg slams Trump for considering war crime pardons Veteran and 2020 candidate said Trump’s willingness to pardon soldiers ‘undermines the very foundations ... of this country’Donald Trump’s willingness to consider pardons for US soldiers accused or convicted of war crimes “undermines the very foundations, legal and moral, of this country”, Democrati...
23:52 2019-05-26

Denmark suspends economic crime prosecutor Denmark's prosecution service said on Thursday that the state prosecutor for serious economic and international crime, Morten Niels Jakobsen had been suspended until further notice....
12:52 2019-09-05

Sex with HIV still a crime? Updated laws divide advocates ATLANTA — As Sanjay Johnson describes it, his sexual encounter with James Booth on Oct. 2, 2015, was a one-night stand. But it would bind the men inextricably two years later, when Booth walked into an Arkansas police station and accused Johnson of exposing him to HIV. Little Rock prosecutors pursue...
00:52 2019-07-24

Brazil's War on Crime Takes a Toll on Rio's Poor Children’s deaths by gunfire in the slums of Rio de Janeiro are putting new scrutiny on Brazil’s military police and the war-on-crime tactics used since President Jair Bolsonaro took office this year....
16:00 2019-10-08

What's the latest on the sex-crime cases against R. Kelly? It looks more likely R. Kelly will be tried in four separate sex-crime cases in three different states. What does that mean? A busy diary.        ...
09:52 2019-09-04

True Crime and the Satisfaction of the Unsolved Mystery HBO and Sundance TV are offering a high-end selection of documentaries about crimes including a double murder in India and a notorious vigilante killing in the American Midwest....
21:39 2019-07-22

China Warns Travelers About Harassment and Crime in the U.S. The Chinese government issued two travel alerts to its citizens Tuesday, warning of rising levels of violent crime in the U.S. and harassment of Chinese visitors by American authorities, in the latest escalation of political tensions between the two countries. “Recently, U.S. law enforcement a...
16:39 2019-06-04

How a crime reporter went from covering murders to solving them Reporter Billy Jensen was on assignment for the New York Post in 2001 when he made a life-changing decision. Sent to interview the parents of a Long Island woman killed by a train after she and her friend drove around a closed railroad crossing, he told himself, “I’m done.” It wasn’t that he didn’t ...
04:26 2019-09-08

Megan Rapinoe: USA soccer's 'only crime was explosion of joy' Soccer star Megan Rapinoe responded to criticism about the United States Women's National Team running up the score on Thailand at the World Cup by saying the team's only crime was an "explosion of joy."...
22:26 2019-06-12

Review: ‘Dog Man: The Musical’ Celebrates a Cop Who Sniffs Out Crime The bizarro, irreverent world of Dav Pilkey, the creator of the Captain Underpants books, has been deftly translated to the Lucille Lortel Theater’s stage....
19:13 2019-07-09

List: Top 10 sanctuary cities with the highest crime Three of the top 10 sanctuary cities with the highest crime are represented in Washington by the leading proponents of protecting illegal immigrants, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar, according to a new report....
21:00 2019-09-24

American Crime Story calls for Impeachment again The American Crime Story franchise has had its ups and downs on FX: The ups mostly involving the onscreen products (and awards prospects) of The People V. O.J. Simpson and The Assassination Of Gianni Versace, the downs being the stalled developments of the anthology series’ proposed seasons about Hu...
07:13 2019-08-07

Nagpur Now Known As "Crime City," Says Sharad Pawar Maharashtra Polls 2019: Nagpur is now known as the "crime city" of Maharashtra and the state had never faced such ignominy before, NCP president Sharad Pawar said on Thursday as he targeted Chief......
03:00 2019-10-11

UK: Boris Johnson vows to 'come down hard on crime' To crack down on violent crime, new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has pledged to introduce a series of tougher policing measures, more draconian sentencing practices, and new prisons....
14:39 2019-08-11

German ministers urge crackdown on far-right crime BERLIN (AP) — German government ministers have called on Germans to stand up against far-right extremists. In remarks published Saturday in the German daily newspaper Bild, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said “looking away can be fatal — we must call out far-right terrorism by its name.” An...
12:52 2019-06-22

A Same-Sex Couple Changes Bachelor Nation Demi Burnett and Kristian Haggerty’s love story on “Bachelor in Paradise” was handled with nuance and authenticity, two words that run counter to the show’s reputation....
06:26 2019-09-18

10 rules for flying together as a couple If you're flying as part of a couple, you both need to be sure you're doing it right. Follow these 10 simple rules from embarking to landing and avoid emotional turbulence....
16:52 2019-08-05

Couple welcomes 9 lb. 11 oz. baby on 9/11 at 9:11 Baby Christina was born on 9/11/19 at 9:11 and weighed in at 9 pounds 11 ounces. (Source: Brown family/Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital) (Source: Brown family/Methodist Le Bonheur) MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – For the last 18 years, 9/11 has been a somber day of remembrance. But for one Mid-...
16:00 2019-09-13

Why Every Couple Needs a Relationship Contract Jasmine and Alejandro met in their late 20s in Toronto. For the first three years, their relationship flourished and their careers prospered in parallel. Then, just as they were planning their wedding, Jasmine was unexpectedly offered her dream promotion, which would put her at the cutting edge of h...
05:39 2019-10-09

| China warns its citizens of police harassment, crime in US China issued a pair of travel alerts to its citizens going to the United States, warning them of police harassment and crime as tensions soar between the global powers....
14:52 2019-06-04

Sheriffs: Legal marijuana causing more crime, accidents The nation’s sheriffs are calling on Washington and state capitals to slow the rush to legalize marijuana because they are seeing a surge in crime and highway accidents in areas where it is already legal to buy....
22:13 2019-06-27

4 Men Raped Class 12 Student, Filmed Crime In UP: Police Four people were booked for allegedly raping a Class 12 Dalit girl and making a video of the crime in Uttar Pradesh's Basti district, police said Monday....
05:00 2019-07-23