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Local sightings of Facebook shooter "unfounded"

A gun range owner says the suspect in a random Cleveland killing that was recorded and posted to Facebook had shot at his facility, and video shows he was warned for breaking rules by practicing "rapid fire". The video of the killing was up on Facebook for about three hours before it was removed. The shooting marked the latest video clip of a violent crime to turn up on Facebook , raising questions about how the world's biggest social media network moderates content.


(EDITORIAL from Korea Times on April 8)

(EDITORIAL from Korea Times on April 8)

Trump said he and Xi "held in-depth discussions on the seriousness of North Korea's nuclear problem and how to respond to it". But he also made it clear that the U.S.is "prepared to chart our own course if this is something China is just unable to coordinate with us".



Mass evacuation in Syria postponed after blast kill 68 kids

Rebel group Ahrar al-Sham said members observing the convoy to ensure its safe passage were among those killed in the bombing. Maysa al-Aswad, a 30-year-old evacuee from Kfraya, said she was sitting on one of the buses with her 6-month-old son Hadi and 10-year-old daughter Narjis when the blast shook the parked convoy.



North Korea: 'Thermonuclear war may break out at any moment'

It is in the interest of its own people as isolation has only added to the woes of North Korean people. While inspecting the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea, Pence warned Pyongyang that after years of testing the USA and South Korea with its nuclear ambitions, "the era of strategic patience is over".



Parametrica Management Ltd Invests $440000 in Blue Buffalo Pet Products Inc (BUFF)

Although past volatility action may help project future stock volatility, it may also be vastly different when taking into account other factors that may be driving price action during the measured time period. 736866 shares were traded on Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc.'s last session. The company's quarterly revenue was up 11.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.16 EPS.


Twitter sues U.S. over demand for records on anti-Trump account

Twitter sues U.S. over demand for records on anti-Trump account

Since January, there have been feeds that borrowed the names and logos of government agencies which challenge the views of the president. After that act of resistance was shut down, a number of "alternative" accounts - for national parks and all kinds of other government agencies - sprang up."Some accounts say they are run by fans/supporters".