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Mass shootings on the rise in United States, FBI report finds

Sep 25, 2014

Mass shootings on the rise in United States, FBI report finds

REUTERS Mass shootings have occurred in the United States with increasing frequency over the past 14 years, with 486 people killed in 160 incidents, according to a Federal Bureau of Investigation analysis released on Wednesday. There were an average of 16.4 activeshooter incidents from 2007 through 2013, more than double the 6.4 average from 2000 to 2006, the report found. Active shootings, which the report defined as incidents not directly linked to gang violence or drugs and where police and citizens had the time to influence the outcome, occurred most frequently in places of business, which saw 46 percent of the incidents, followed by schools, where 24 percent occurred #United States #China #Business #Technology #France #Arabic #Middle East #Russia #Argentina #Latin America #Mexico #article
U.S. says still assessing fate of Khorasan figure after air strike

Sep 25, 2014

U.S. says still assessing fate of Khorasan figure after air strike

WASHINGTON (Reuters) The United States is still assessing whether or not Mohsin alFadhli, a senior figure of the al Qaedalinked Khorasan group, was killed in a U.S. air strike in Syria, government officials said on Wednesday. #facebook #United States #India #Business #Syria #Arabic #Middle East #Russia #Italy #Argentina #opinion #article
Highprofile Chinese official confesses to graft

Sep 25, 2014

Highprofile Chinese official confesses to graft

BEIJING (Reuters) The former deputy head of China's top planning agency confessed in court on Wednesday to extensive bribery involving several companies including a Toyota Motor Corp. joint venture, the court said. Liu Tienan, 59, was sacked as deputy head of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), a post that carries ministeriallevel status, in May last year #facebook #India #China #Japan #Brazil #Technology #Arabic #Russia #markets #Mexico #article
Independence still a goal, nationalist Sturgeon aims for top Scotland job

Sep 25, 2014

Independence still a goal, nationalist Sturgeon aims for top Scotland job

GLASGOW Scotland (Reuters) Scottish separatist Nicola Sturgeon said on Wednesday she would run for the leadership of the Scottish National Party (SNP), with independence from the rest of the United Kingdom still her longterm goal despite last week's failed referendum. #United States #Business #Brazil #markets #Italy #Latin America #opinion #article

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Article 370 debate is Modi's way of appeasing the hardline Hindu

Dec 05, 2013

Article 370 debate is Modi's way of appeasing the hardline Hindu

The comment makes the point that the BJP seems to be mixing 'inclusive' chatter with steps clearly meant to appease the party's hardline Hindutva voterbank. #Politics #BJP #Jammu and Kashmir #Omar Abdullah #National Conference #States #Article 370
Modi has chosen a wrong time to highlight Article 370

Dec 03, 2013

Modi has chosen a wrong time to highlight Article 370

The only doubt is whether these politicians have the time to look into this matter when they are in power. #Jammu and Kashmir #Narendra Modi #LetterstoFP #Article 370
Modi has chosen a wrong time to highlight Article 370

Sep 30, 2014

Husain Abdullah, Kansas City Chiefs safety, penalized after celebrating touchdown with a prayer

Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah returned an interception for a touchdown, slid to his knees in the end zone to pray and was controversially flagged for unsportsmanlike conduct during Monday night's 41-14 rout of the Patriots. The penalty ha... #Tim Tebow #New York Jets #Kansas City Chiefs #National Football League #Mike Pereira #Husain Abdullah #Andy Reid (coach) #Kansas City Star
Modi has chosen a wrong time to highlight Article 370

Sep 29, 2014

Tibco goes to private equity firm for $4.3 billion

Just weeks after Tibco said it was looking at its long-term business options, the business intelligence software and middleware vendor disclosed Monday that it will be acquired by private equity firm Vista Equity Partners. Visa Equity Partners will p... #Tim Tebow #New York Jets #Kansas City Chiefs #National Football League #Mike Pereira #Husain Abdullah #Andy Reid (coach) #Kansas City Star
Modi has chosen a wrong time to highlight Article 370

Sep 29, 2014

Guide daily featuring, Lorde, Lena Dunham, and Love

Channeling the foaming torrents of music, film and TV into one reservoir of content. Keep in touch, have a chat, slag us off in the comments or on Twitter: @guideguardian 4.52pm BST If youre going to make music for a Hunger Games soundtrack it had be... #London #Pete Doherty #New York Times Company #Random House Inc #Lena Dunham