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One person killed, four people injured in shooting at YouTube headquarters

One person killed, four people injured in shooting at YouTube headquarters

One person was killed and four others were injured in a shooting at YouTube’s headquarters in San Bruno, California on Tuesday afternoon. The alleged shooter has been identified as Nasim Aghdam, a 39-year-old woman from Riverside, California. She was found deceased at the scene from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. Three victims suffered gun-shot related […]

Self-Driving Uber Car Kills Pedestrian in USA

Self-Driving Uber Car Kills Pedestrian in USA

An Uber self-driving car hit and killed a woman crossing the street in Arizona, police said on Monday, marking the first fatality involving an autonomous vehicle and a potential blow to the technology expected to transform transportation.The ride services company said it was suspending North American tests of its self-driving vehicles, which are currently going […]

Coca-Cola to launch an alcoholic drink

Coca-Cola to launch an alcoholic drink

Coca-Cola announced plans to launch an alcoholic drink in Japan. In a February 2018 interview on the Coca Cola Japan website, the president of Coca-Cola’s Japan business unit Jorge Garduño said the company is planning to ‘experiment’ with an alcoholic drink. ‘We’re also going to experiment with a product in a category known in Japan […]

Syria war: The world must act now says United Nations

Syria war: The world must act now says United Nations

Fighting continued in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area of Syria during the first daily five-hour “pause” ordered by the government’s ally Russia. Activists said there were government air and artillery strikes, while Russia said rebels had shelled a “humanitarian corridor” meant to let civilians leave. As a result, there were no UN aid deliveries or […]

WATCH: River of rocks flows in New Zealand

This incredible video shows a river of rocks flowing down a gorge in New Zealand after they were dislodged by Cyclone Gita. The phenomenon, known as ‘granular flow’ was filmed at Terrible Gully near Canterbury in the aftermath of the tropical storm. It happens when rocks of a similar size, in this case greywacke, are […]

Powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Taiwan

Powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Taiwan

A powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake has toppled buildings in the Taiwanese city of Hualien, media reports say. The tremor struck at 23:50 (15:50 GMT) about 20km (12 miles) off the island’s east coast. Photographs posted on social media showed extensive damage to roads and high-rise buildings. Emergency services are working to free people who are […]

90 Migrants feared dead after boat capsizes near Libya

90 Migrants feared dead after boat capsizes near Libya

90 migrants are feared drowned after a boat capsized off the Libyan coast, says the UN’s migration agency. Many of the victims appeared to have been from Pakistan, according to information provided by three survivors that had not been verified, said Olivia Headon, a spokeswoman for the International Organization for Migration, who added that eight […]