ICE officer shoots man during arrest attempt in New York

NEW YORK – Federal authorities investigated the shooting of a man in Brooklyn that involved U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers, a case that inflamed passions around New York City’s sanctuary policies. The shooting happened around 8:15 a.m. Thursday in the Bensonhurst neighborhood. Federal authorities were trying to arrest Gasper Avendano-Hernandez, a Mexican accused of being in […]

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Tour bus rolled, started chain-reaction crash that killed 5 on Pennsylvania Turnpike, NTSB says

YORK, Pennsylvania – Preliminary information has been released by the National Transportation Safety Board in regards to the fatal Pennsylvania Turnpike crash last month that killed five people, including a 9-year-old.  According to the NTSB report, the crash started when a tour bus was traveling and descending through a curve in the westbound lanes on Interstate […]

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Commentary: Never mind the scepticism. Indonesia has no cases of the novel coronavirus

SINGAPORE: Since the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak was declared on Dec 31, 2019, Indonesia’s Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Indonesia Country Office have been working in unison.   They have also collaborated to strengthen response measures in anticipation of the coronavirus with the first public information release on Jan 8.   […]

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