Washington Police Investigating Shoot Out

Washington DC [USA] August 24: Washington police are investigating a shooting Wednesday night at Highway 100 and Washington Corners.

Sri Lanka: Commission To Review Public Sector Salaries

Colombo [Sri Lanka] August 24: Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena has proclaimed the establishment of a Special Commission to make recommendations to provide an optimal...

Japan seeks to boost maritime security co-operation with Sri Lanka

Colombo [Sri Lanka] August 24: Japan is seeking to strengthen its maritime security co-operation with Sri Lanka, according to a statement issued by the Presidential...

Sri Lankan rupee hits record low on importer dollar demand

Colombo [Sri Lanka] August 24: The Sri Lankan rupee hit a fresh low of 160.82 per dollar on Thursday as importer dollar demand and foreign...

Toronto police identify Sunday murder victim

Toronto [Canada] August 24: Police have released the identity of a man found shot to death in an Adelaide St. East apartment complex over the...

Major electrical failure caused St. James Town building fire

Toronto [Canada] August 24: A major electrical failure caused a six-alarm fire at St. James Town highrise which could leave approximately 1,500 people homeless for...

Second arrest made in Toronto playground shooting case

Toronto [Canada] August 24: A second man has been charged in connection with a brazen daylight shooting at a Toronto playground that wounded two young...

Man accused of brazen drive-by shooting in Toronto's west end arrested trying...

Toronto [Canada] August 24: Shamoi Palmer, 23, charged with 1st-degree murder in connection with death of Jermaine Titus, 32

Long-stalled Target shopping center in Hollywood can proceed, appeals court rules

Los Angeles [USA] August 24: For four years, the half-completed hulk of a Target store has loomed over Sunset Boulevard, a project halted by litigation...

He just starts chugging.' Former LA prosecutor involved in suspected DUI crash...

Los Angeles [USA] August 24: A former prosecutor and longtime employee with the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office was involved in a suspected DUI...

Things to do this weekend in Los Angeles: Aug 24-26

Los Angeles [USA] August 24: We curate an L.A. weekend itinerary of the city's best concerts, culture and cuisine, every week, just for you.

Sears to close 46 more stores, including a Kmart in Los Angeles

Los Angeles [USA] August 24: Sears Holdings Corp. continues to clean house, announcing plans to shutter an additional 46 unprofitable stores in November.

Florida police release terrifying video of arsonist in action

Florida [USA] August 24: A Florida family is trying to figure out why an arsonist decided to set one of their vehicles on fire.

Here's how and where to get medical marijuana in Florida

Florida [USA] August 24: If you live in Florida and need medical marijuana, getting access to the now-legalized drug can seem tricky.

Scientists Battle Red Tide That Turned Florida Coast Into Wildlife Killing Field

Florida [USA] August 24: Scientists along Florida's Gulf Coast are working to battle an unusually intense red tide algae bloom, which has killed tons of...

Woman survives being attacked by alligator in Florida lake

Florida [USA] August 24: Signs are up around a Florida lake, telling people that swimming is off limits until trappers catch an alligator that attacked...

Man found dead inside parked car in Dubai

Dubai [UAE] August 24: Dubai Police arrested two GCC nationals who killed a 19-year old Emirati named S.B.D.

US flying taxi firm conducts trial in Dubai

Dubai [UAE] August 24: US-based flying taxi firm Vimana Global has conducted a prototype trial of its autonomous aerial vehicle (AAV) in Dubai prior to...

British man jailed for 'touching' security guard's hip during hotel argument

Dubai [UAE] August 24: A BRITISH resident living in Dubai has been jailed after an argument with a staff member in Abu Dhabi meant he...

Dubai gives family-friendly shopping discounts

Dubai [UAE] August 24: Shopping in Dubai has become a lot more affordable this season for Nigerian families and others, as the city recently announced...

CNH Industrial Capital launches retail financial services in India

New Delhi [India], Aug 24 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia)- CNH Industrial Capital, the financial services division of CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI), launched its retail...

Vajpayee's niece snubs Karuna Shukla over 'politics on ashes' remark

Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Aug. 24 (ANI): Niece of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Kanti Mishra has rebuffed another niece of the late leader,...

Scott Morrison set to be Australia's new PM

Canberra [Australia], August 24 (ANI): Ending days of political chaos in Australia, former treasurer Scott Morrison is all set to become the 30th prime minister...

US stands by its statement on Pakistan

Washington D.C. [USA], August 24 (ANI): The United States 'stood by' its statement where they mentioned that Washington, during the conversation between US Secretary of...

Senate green signals massive bill on defense, domestic spending

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 24 (ANI): Voting overwhelmingly for legislation to fund much of the government, the U.S. Senate on Thursday passed a massive spending...

Delhi: Railways to run Ladies Special Trains on Raksha Bandhan

New Delhi [India], Aug 24 (ANI): To make the occasion of Raksha Bandhan special for women, the Delhi Division of the Indian Railways has decided...

Kerala floods: Rs.600cr only advance aid, clarified Centre

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], Aug 24 (ANI): The Centre on Thursday clarified that Rs.600 crore released for tackling the flood situation in Kerala was only an...