Audio recordings from the Connecticut school shooting that
killed 20 children and six educators a year ago reveal a
mixture of calm and anguish from the callers, and gunshots
from the assailant are heard in the background.
The driver of a New York commuter train that derailed on
Sunday, killing four people, told investigators he "lost
focus" and went into a daze shortly before the crash,
according to a law-enforcement source.
Russian dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko was sentenced to six years
in a high-security prison for ordering an acid attack that
nearly blinded the artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet
and tarnished the reputation of the renowned theatre.
British police are examining whether Guardian newspaper staff
should be investigated for terrorism offences over their
handling of data leaked by Edward Snowden, Britain's senior
counter-terrorism officer said today.
Amazon Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos made a splash with
his radical plan to deliver goods to millions of its
customers' doors by using a fleet of unmanned drones, but the
bold vision is not likely to become a reality this decade.