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Man shot in ankle after argument near NYC's Barclay Center

Man shot in ankle after argument near NYC's Barclay Center

No one else was injured. "I thought they were firecrackers, I didn't think of it", said Marc Klein. Fire officials said he was taken to a hospital in unknown condition. This shooting comes amidst a day of gun violence nationwide, including a gunman who shot a congressman at a GOP baseball team practice in Virginia early this morning; and another gunman who shot three people before turning the gun on himself at a UPS facility in San Francisco, news outlets report. Consulte Mais Informação

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions: I Wanted Comey Gone Before I Took Office

Attorney General Jeff Sessions: I Wanted Comey Gone Before I Took Office

Sessions said that the reason he recused himself on 2 March was related to justice department regulations that require recusal by an official from any investigation into a campaign in which that official participated. Sessions said that "it probably would have been better and would have been consistent with the rules of the Department of Justice to never have talked about the investigation to begin with". Consulte Mais Informação

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Death toll rises to 12 in London tower blaze

Plumes of black smoke billowed high into the air over the British capital for hours after the blaze broke out. "Sadly I can confirm that there are now 12 people who have died, that we know of", Police Commander Stuart Cundy said. "They saw it just after they woke up to eat", she said. Britain's government ordered checks at tower blocks going through similar refurbishment amid concerns that renovations at the Grenfell Tower contributed to the spread of the blaze. Consulte Mais Informação

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Good goal conversion will be a must at HWL Semis: Oltmans

Good goal conversion will be a must at HWL Semis: Oltmans

The semi-finals are scheduled for June 24, with the final and third place playoff taking place the following day. The second men's semi-final will be held between July 8 to 23 at the Wits Hockey Club in Johannesburg. Rupinder has been replaced by Jasjit Singh Kular, who doubles up as a drag-flicker while Uthappa's place in the side has gone to Sumit, who made his senior team debut in this year's Azlan Shah Cup. Consulte Mais Informação

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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Is Taking A Leave Of Absence

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Is Taking A Leave Of Absence

The ride-hailing company is in the midst of a major shakeup after months of revelations and scandals have led to two extensive investigations, a handful of lawsuits and some time off for its CEO Travis Kalanick . Uber's diversity figures are similar to the rest of Silicon Valley, with low numbers for women and underrepresented minorities. The announcement came as the findings of an outside review of the company, looking into allegations of harassment, discrimination and retaliation ... Consulte Mais Informação

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24-story tower engulfed in London; officials fear collapse

As fire-fightersfought the blaze, witnesses said a baby was caught by members of the public after being dropped from the window of the 9th floor. "It had completely spread within half an hour". It was fire up, up, up. "But there was a sense of hesitation from the firefighters; they didn't start putting out the fire with water until 3am". The major fire comes just 10 days after a terrorist attack occured in the city. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gene Simmons wants to trademark rock concert hand gesture

Gene Simmons wants to trademark rock concert hand gesture

According to the Hollywood Reporter , Kiss frontman Gene Simmons is looking to trademark a very popular hand gesture. Simmons is waiting to hear back on an application (quoted above) that he filed with the U.S. On the road to registration, Simmons might have other obstacles besides John Lennon . Apparently, horn-hands have a far more sinister meaning in Spain, Greece and Italy, where The New York Post reports that the so-called "corna" signal has implied that a spouse is cheating for ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Merkel assumes UK to stick with its Brexit plan

May, who accepted victory in her Maidenhead constituency, still asserted her party had won the most seats and insisted long-term stability remained. "Maybe, this is a chance that we can come up to a more reasonable Brexit negotiations because in the last time (recently) I really had the feeling that everything was just being very tough and it doesn't make sense to be tough". Consulte Mais Informação

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