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Facebook testing an info button for links to combat fake news

Facebook testing an info button for links to combat fake news In addition to the Wikipedia entry, users will get trending and related content, and details on how the article is being shared. "We are testing a button that people can tap to easily access additional information without needing to go elsewhere", said a Facebook blog post signed by product managers Andrew Anker, Sara Su and Jeff Smith. [Full Article...]

Mandalay Bay security guard says he was 'just doing his job'

Mandalay Bay security guard says he was 'just doing his job' But the guard managed to direct police to the exact location of Paddock's suite and even provided a hotel key to officers looking to clear rooms on the 32nd floor before they insisted he get medical attention. Broken windows are seen on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino after a lone gunman opened fire on the Route 91 Harvest country music festival on October 2, in Las Vegas ,... [Full Article...]

Eastman Chemical continues shelter-in-place advisory

Eastman Chemical continues shelter-in-place advisory Still, a shelter-in-place order remains for people within a quarter-miles of the facility. Multiple explosions caused one of Tennessee's largest employers and city emergency officials to issue shelter in place advisories for most of the afternoon for nearby homes and schools until giving the all-clear just after 4 p.m. [Full Article...]

SIU investigating Highway 6 crash that left two dead

SIU investigating Highway 6 crash that left two dead Ontario's Special Investigations Unit has been called in to investigate the circumstances around the collision, which occurred at 9:55 a.m. Thursday on Highway 6 near the community of Freelton, south of Highway 401. Haffner said police are still piecing together what happened. The SIU has now invoked its mandate, and Waterloo police say they will not be making any further comments. [Full Article...]

Bronx McDonald's Manager Ran Thriving Cocaine Side Business From Store's Counter

Bronx McDonald's Manager Ran Thriving Cocaine Side Business From Store's Counter Frank Guerrero's actions came to light after police conducted a three-month long undercover investigation, which they termed " Operation Off the Menu ". Although restaurant customers are only able to order at the drive-through window during the night shift, Guerrero allegedly gave special treatment to his drug customers, unlocking the front door and inviting them into the restaurant. [Full Article...]

What is Zakia Jafri's case against PM Narendra Modi?

What is Zakia Jafri's case against PM Narendra Modi? Ehsan Jafri was among 68 people who were killed at the Gulberg Society in Ahmedabad , when a mob attacked the society on February 28, 2002, a day after burning of Sabarmati Express near Godhra killing 59 kar sevaks and leading to state-wide riots that killed about 1000 persons. [Full Article...]

Suspected 'acoustic attack:' USA expels Cuban diplomats from Washington

Suspected 'acoustic attack:' USA expels Cuban diplomats from Washington The U.S. State Department announced Tuesday it will expel 15 Cuban diplomats from the embassy in Washington . In a press conference at the ministry, Rodriguez said the U.S. "It is not for us to outline a set of criteria to ensure that environment". Leahy pointed out that his country's decision will not help solve the mystery of the alleged attack and this will not make the USA diplomats s... [Full Article...]

Russian Air Force Destroys Terrorist Command in Idlib, Syria

Russian Air Force Destroys Terrorist Command in Idlib, Syria The militant leader, who was the head of the al-Nusra Front before it merged with other groups to form Tahrir al-Sham, is now in a critical condition, according to the Russian Defence ministry. Along with the Al-Golani Security Service Adviser, Ahmad al-Guizai, about 50 guards were also killed. In a statement released Wednesday, the Levant Liberation Committee says its leader, Abu Mohammed al-Go... [Full Article...]

Trump Calls on Senate Intel Committee to Probe 'Fake News Networks'

Trump says on Twitter Thursday: "Why Isn't the Senate Intel Committee looking into the Fake News Networks in OUR country to see why so much of our news is just made up-FAKE!" Trump tweeted Thursday morning, the day after the Senate Intelligence Committee updated reporters about its months-long investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the USA election. [Full Article...]

Gun Control Debate Intensifies After Las Vegas Shooting

Gun Control Debate Intensifies After Las Vegas Shooting Trump also said he will be discussing gun control laws in the wake of the massacre that killed 59 concert-goers on Sunday night. "Well, it's a very sad thing. "Look, we have a tragedy", said Trump as he left the White House on his way to Puerto Rico . Mr Trump offered somber remarks about the shooting from the White House on Monday, saying "our unity can not be shattered by evil, our bo... [Full Article...]

Facial surveillance on the cards in the name of Australia's national security

Facial surveillance on the cards in the name of Australia's national security He played down the risk of the data from the system being hacked. All levels of government were committed to ensuring that agencies had the legislative tools, resources and techniques to keep Australians safe and to respond and prevent terrorist incidents. [Full Article...]

Weapons cache found at Las Vegas shooter's house

Authorities also searched Paddock's home and found, even more, weapons - 19 firearms, explosives, and unidentified electronic devices, as well as thousands of rounds of ammunition. However, the group, which often claims attacks by individuals inspired by its message but with no known links to the group, provided no evidence to support its assertion. [Full Article...]

13 killed in southwest Pakistan shrine blast

13 killed in southwest Pakistan shrine blast Deputy Commissioner Asadullah Kakar confirmed the death toll, while Balochistan spokesman Anwarul Haq Kakar confirmed it was a suicide attack. "The suicide bomber struck outside the shrine at a time when it was packed with people, attending anniversary celebrations of Syed Cheesal Shah", government official Asad Kakar said. [Full Article...]

National Weather Service: Mild and sunny all day

Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 miles per hour. On the forecast track, the depression should be nearing the coast of Nicaragua early Thursday , move across northeastern Nicaragua and eastern Honduras late Thursday , and emerge into the northwestern Caribbean Sea on Friday . [Full Article...]

NRA in America has more blood on its hands

NRA in America has more blood on its hands This also means nothing. "We're not going to talk about that today", Trump said. Once again, this means nothing. The Las Vegas shooting has reignited debate over the ease of access to firearms in the U.S., with Hillary Clinton criticising the National Rifle Association (NRA) for backing legislation that would relax rules over the purchase of silencers. [Full Article...]

How you can help Las Vegas shooting victims

How you can help Las Vegas shooting victims He said: " United Blood Services have their services set up now". Whatever we could." "It's desperately needed. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is telling those who would like to donate blood to the injured to visit the Labor Health & Welfare Clinic. [Full Article...]

OPEC Hopeful Of Rebalanced Oil Markets

OPEC Hopeful Of Rebalanced Oil Markets Putin told attendees that Russian Federation will have the pleasure and honor of hosting the King of Saudi Arabia and that the leaders will certainly talk about the extension of oil production cuts. Salman said at the talks in Moscow that Saudi Arabia calls for a political solution in Syria that "guarantees security and stability and the preservation of Syrian sovereignty". [Full Article...]

Republicans Open To Banning Bump Stocks

Kinzinger is also working with other lawmakers to discuss possible legislation. The weapon is still technically considered to be semi-automatic because there is no modification to the weapon's firing mechanism, but the bump stock allows it to fire nearly as rapidly as an automatic weapon. [Full Article...]

TransCanada terminates Energy East project

TransCanada terminates Energy East project Energy East was up for its second NEB review, after the first stalled past year amid protests by environmentalists and after revelations that regulatory panel members met privately with a TransCanada consultant. Its supporters said Energy East was necessary to expand Alberta's markets and decrease its dependency on shipments to the United States. "We believed if TransCanada continued with the p... [Full Article...]

Rafael Nadal marches into China Open quarters

Rafael Nadal marches into China Open quarters He advances to face an opponent he has beaten in all six of their previous meetings, although Isner came close to a stunning French Open win over Nadal six years ago, when he led by two sets to one in their first-round battle. 6 seed routinely held on to his serve the rest of the way to clinch the win. Cirstea, ranked 44 in the world, stunned the Czech Pliskova 6-1, 7-5 to reach the last eight. [Full Article...]


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