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Survivor called from company bathroom:

Survivor called from company bathroom: "My boss is dead"

The shooter - a former "disgruntled employee" who was sacked in April - then killed himself, Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said. A fifth man was transported to a nearby hospital where he died. The co-worker, who had no visible injuries, stated "he had problems in the past with John but thought they were resolved", the sheriff's office incident report said.


'I won't give up': Death row inmate seeks execution reprieve

'I won't give up': Death row inmate seeks execution reprieve

Arthur was convicted of killing riverboat engineer Troy Wicker, who was fatally shot as he slept in his bed in the north Alabama city of Muscle Shoals. Arthur, who had pleaded innocent, was first convicted in 1983, but that verdict was overturned on appeal, the News reported . While awaiting retrial, he escaped from jail in 1986 by shooting a jailer in the neck with a pistol and forcing another jailer to open his cell door.


Harrington struck on elbow by amateur's swing, gets stitches

Harrington struck on elbow by amateur's swing, gets stitches

Harrington was not in the field for next week's US Open at Erin Hills and the FedEx St Jude Classic would have been the last possible chance for the 45-year-old to squeeze into the field. Hopefully this is the end of the bumpy road for Harrington, who's aiming to get his game in shape for the claret jug's return to Royal Birkdale , site of his 2008 victory.


President Trump revives 'Crooked Hillary' Clinton nickname in tweet

President Trump revives 'Crooked Hillary' Clinton nickname in tweet

He tweeted Wednesday denouncing the Russian Federation investigation as a " witch hunt ". President Donald Trump's former campaign manager says he'd be willing to join the White House staff if "the right role is there". "In addition to that, and perhaps more importantly, he is a very good person". Trump tweeted just after midnight Eastern time on Wednesday: "Despite the constant negative press covfefe ".


Trump'll not invoke executive privilege to block Comey's testimony --White House

Trump'll not invoke executive privilege to block Comey's testimony --White House

But Trump has repeatedly interjected himself in law enforcement matters, and never more dramatically than in his private meetings with Comey. As CNN reported last week, while Comey was "disturbed" by his meetings with the President, he "thought he had the situation under control" because he felt the President did not quite grasp the inappropriateness of his actions.


Kremlin denies Russian hackers attacked US software firm

Kremlin denies Russian hackers attacked US software firm

The US justice department on Monday announced the arrest of an intelligence contractor for leaking a classified document, hours after a news outlet published an article based on information disclosed in it. "A further audit of the six individuals' desk computers revealed that victor had e-mail contact with the News Outlet", it says. The Intercept said the NSA report had been submitted anonymously.