Fort Myers Nightclub Shooting: 2 Dead, 14 Others Wounded After Teen Event
At least two people were killed and more than a dozen others injured after a shooting outside a Florida nightclub hosting an event for teens, officials said early Monday. The gunfire rang out just as family members were picking up their kids from Club ...
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New Zealand Vows to Wipe Out Rats and Other Invasive Predators by 2050
New York Times
New Zealand's flightless kiwi is one of the native birds endangered by rats and weasels. Credit John Stone/New Zealand Herald, via Associated Press. New Zealand plans to eliminate invasive predators by 2050, wiping out possums, rats and weasels that ...
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Verizon is winner in Yahoo sale with $4.8B bid
Verizon has made it official. The telecommunications giant announced Monday that it will acquire Yahoo's core business for $4.8 billion. Verizon has been the leading candidate in Yahoo's four-month sale process. By pairing Yahoo with AOL, which Verizon ...
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Former top Chinese general sentenced for taking bribes
BEIJING — A Chinese military court on Monday sentenced a former top general to life in prison for taking bribes, concluding China's highest-level prosecution of a military figure in decades. Guo Boxiong was also stripped of his rank and forced to hand ...