Third recall SUV

General Motors' troubles with safety recalls has surfaced in another case, this time with the company recalling a group of SUVs for a third time to fix power window switches that can catch fire.The problem, revealed in documents posted by …

USA Mali Lanzhou concert

A North Carolina man died and 20 people were hospitalized due to apparent drug overdoses during a pop and dance music festival in Maryland, authorities said on Saturday.Tyler Fox Viscardi, 20, of Raleigh, North Carolina, died after being t…

The street

POLICE IN ENGLAND have appealed for help after a boy, thought to be about four years old, was found wandering the streets barefoot late last night.The boy has so far been unable to tell officers his name or any other details which could he…

The national security agency keeps track of America

You may be dead, but the U.S. government won't take you off its terrorist roster.That's according to newly leaked internal guidelines from last year that reveal intimate details regarding the government's process for determining whether an…

When faced with a gun

When a gunman menaced a small Seattle college, a student pepper-sprayed the attacker, ending his rampage. Police say his actions likely saved lives.When an armed couple who had already killed two police officers entered a Las Vegas Wal-Mar…

The Obama budget

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama tried to have it both ways Tuesday with an election-year budget that paid faint lip service to reducing federal deficits, then piled on about $1 trillion in tax increases and hundreds of billions in…

Bankruptcy plan

Detroit filed for bankruptcy last summer, claiming $18 billion in long-term debtielts score. The city says it will file a plan to emerge from bankruptcy next week.DETROIT — The city of Detroit says it will file a plan to emerge from bankru…

Obama's brother

Mark Obama Ndesandjo also recounts his sporadic but intense encounters with his brother over the years in "Cultures: My Odyssey of Self-Discovery."HONG KONG — President Barack Obama's half brother is publishing an autobiography that detail…

U.S. house party shooting kills 2 high school students

A house party in suburban Houston to celebrate a girl's 18th birthday erupted into gunfire that killed two teens, wounded many others, and caused some partygoers to flee for their lives through second-story windows, authorities said Sunday…

Racism song

Home Depot said it is "closely" reviewing its social media procedures to determine how a racist tweet made it onto Twitter and to "ensure it never happens again牛栏奶粉最新事件2013."NEW YORK — Home improvement retailer Home Depot Inc. on T…

Not happy at work

Older employees may hear unwelcome comments about their age or get passed over for raises and promotions, but most say they're satisfied with their jobs.ANAHEIM, Calif. — Not happy with your job? Just wait g-suite cardinal manchester.A stu…

To break the international drug trafficking groups

METOROPOLITAN POLICE OFFICERS today carried out a series of co-ordinated raids on homes in London and the South East as part of an operation to smash an international drugs smuggling ring.A total of 11 people – aged between 25 and 53 – wer…

To survive in the Mendocino National Forest

Gene Penaflor, 72, of San Francisco, survived his time lost in the Mendocino National Forest by eating squirrels and lizards.SAN FRANCISCO — The 72-year-old hunter who was lost for more than two weeks in a Northern California forest surviv…

12 Superb Sandwiches

12 Superb Sandwiches for Summer Forget cooking in this heat. We have great ideas for easy-to-assemble summer sandwiches that everyone will enjoy.Why not finish off your meal with an irresistible treat? Whether you're craving something frui…

Violations and errors of privacy

The latest blunder saw about 260 customers' details sent to the wrong person when letters were incorrectly enveloped.The letters were acknowledgment that EQC had received claims and contained customers' addresses, phone numbers, insurance …

Exonerated death row inmate

A FORMER DEATH row inmate is set to inspire dozens of teenagers tomorrow which his “unbelievable story of hope” of spending two decades behind bars — until he was proven innocent case covers.Kerry Max Cook was wrongly convicted for the rap…

Brady was Rugby test

Engineers were going over the 13-year-old Wellington stadium on Monday and expect to know by the end of the day exactly what damage had been suffered during Friday's quake.The 6.6 quake hit 10km southeast of Seddon in Marlborough and force…

The boat capsized in the Courtmacsherry near the pier

TWO MEN WERE rescued after their boat capsized near a pier in Courtmacsherry, West Cork.The Courtmacsherry RNLI Lifeboat was called out at 4.25am this morning to go to the immediate aid of two people who had gotten into difficulty in a sma…

Grafton Street renovation project initial stage photos

AT A COST of €4 million to the taxpayer, there were some disappointed sighs when pictures of the initial stage of the Grafton Street refurbishment were posted online.However, Dublin City Council has promised that stains on the expensive, n…

cashless gaming technology on all pokie machines and automatic table games at its Auckland casino.

up to 17 per cent of its pokie machines and automatic table games will be able to accept banknotes of greater than $20

a further 12 gaming tables that can be substituted for automated table game player stations, but not pokie machines

40 more gaming tables

230 more pokie machines on the casino floor

extending SkyCity's Auckland casino licence, which is due to expire in 2021, out to 2048, and an amendment to cover all of SkyCity's properties in Federal Street

The government and the city signed an agreement

The casino will fully fund the $402 million centre in exchange for gambling concessions.The contract was signed on Friday, Art Culture a spokesman for Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce has confirmed to NZ Newswire.The details of t…

Satire American news website

Screenshots posted by eHacking News indicated a group calling itself the Syrian Electronic Army took control of the feed and posted comments and photos in line with similar intrusions at other news organisations."UN retracts report of Syri…

DC cozy mark

She may be out of politics, but Sarah Palin is still bringing her "maverick" mentality to Washington. The former vice presidential candidate took to Twitter Saturday night to call the White House Correspondents Dinner "pathetic" and call o…

North Korea this month may be held large-scale military exercise

North Korean leader Kim Jeong-eun at the artillery command at the scene. On February 26th, North Korean leader Kim Jeong-eun to review the combat capability of artillery. The shelling in the scene graph provided by the North Korean media d…

Dry-cleaning easily induced cancer

Health experts remind us: the present study shows, at least 70% of cancers could be avoided. The latest issue of the United States of America " prevention " magazine pointed out, scientific research has found, some subtle and even interest…