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Dozens dead after gunman storms Manila casino

Dozens dead after gunman storms Manila casino

No identity documents were found and police were still trying to find out who he was yesterday evening. ISIS claimed that " Islamic State fighters carried out" the attack in a statement Friday by its Amaq News Agency. A South Korean victim died in the evacuation. Ronald Romualdo, a Resorts World maintenance worker, said he and his colleagues heard gunshots and saw people smashing windows on the second and third floors to escape.


Philippine police questioning driver in casino attack probe

Philippine police questioning driver in casino attack probe

According to police, the gunman stormed into the Resorts World Manila complex early Friday and used gasoline to torch gambling tables. There, he lay down on the bed, doused himself in gasoline and covered himself with a blanket before setting himself on fire.



Australia stands by Afghanistan after attack

Security forces are seen in front of the German Embassy. ANI reported that although the target of the attack was still unknown, Islamial Kawasi, the Public Health Ministry spokesperson told the media that most of the casualties have been civilians, inlcluding womena and children.


Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege for Comey testimony - NY Times

Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege for Comey testimony - NY Times

He said he has not discussed the matter with White House counsel, adding, "I don't know how they're going to respond". "We'll be watching with the rest of the world when Director Comey testifies", she said. Please explain how a potential target of an FBI investigation can ask the very person in charge of that investigation to dinner, and then ask if he is a target? And ask for a loyalty pledge to boot? And then fire him? What are the odds that Trump would legally succeed in blocking ...


India committed to Paris climate deal: minister

India committed to Paris climate deal: minister

Post the summit talks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Russian President Vladimir Putin attended the signing of several agreements as both the countries look to boost economic ties and trade. "Fifty cities need metros, 500 cities need solid waste management and drinking water". He further said that India is developing an ecosystem where the youth will become a job creator instead of a seeker.


Ron & Don: Penguins look 'lousy' in Stanley Cup Final

Ron & Don: Penguins look 'lousy' in Stanley Cup Final

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne is under plenty of scrutiny after two games of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final. Both scored at crucial times in each win - Guentzel in Game 1 and Wilson in Game 2 . "Everything was there that we liked but the result", Ellis said. The win in Game 2 came very differently than Monday's win in Game 1 . For the second straight game, the Nashville Predators were the better team for the majority of the game, but were unable to pull out the victory ...