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Car drives wrong way in Times Square and hits crowds; 1 dead

Car drives wrong way in Times Square and hits crowds; 1 dead

The driver has been named as US Navy veteran Richard Rojas (26) from NY. Social media images show injured people on the street, a auto upended at an angle and crowds gathered in the heart of the tourist hub. The incident comes after a series of terror attacks which have seen cars used as weapons in London, Melbourne, Berlin and Nice, however the New York Police Department believes this case was not terror related.


Brazil's President denies hush money claim after recordings implicate him in bribery

Brazil's President denies hush money claim after recordings implicate him in bribery

According to Globo, federal police filmed the payment to the senator's cousin. The possibility of Brazil unseating another president has moved closer, though the ruling coalition has a large majority in Congress. The ongoing scandal deepened at dawn Thursday as police searched the Rio de Janeiro home and Brasilia office of Sen. More than 90 leading business and political figures have been convicted so far in the probe, and dozens of leading lawmakers and a third of Temer's cabinet are ...


Trump contradicts White House on reasons for Comey firing

Trump contradicts White House on reasons for Comey firing

In what has become characteristic fashion, Donald Trump fired off a barrage of tweets this morning attacking the "fake media", mulling over the idea of canceling press briefings and even threatening former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey.



Wife of man facing deportation hopes for reunion

His wrongful release in 2008 was due to an error in paperwork that said Lima-Miran's sentences were to be served concurrently, instead of consecutively according to CNN . Lima-Marin was called an "asset to society" and an "outstanding citizen" who worked with young people encouraging them to make good decisions, per the judge's ruling.



Tornadoes In Oklahoma, Wisconsin Leave 2 Dead

One tornado touched down in Elk City in Beckham County, injuring at least 10 people and killing one. Your Views: Readers' Letters No one saw daycare manager wash boy's mouth out with soap, says defence Sideswipe: May 5: Well it is Ask Me Anything.


Second Senate committee invites Comey to publicly testify

Second Senate committee invites Comey to publicly testify

Trump later deleted and retweeted that statement to correct the spelling of "counsel". The controversy spooked investors, but Trump delivered a defiant message, complaining during a speech that he was being treated more unfairly than any other politician ever.