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June 4, 2018 12:06 AM Shots fired near California marathon, shooter in custody: Police

LOS ANGELES: A shooter opened fire in downtown San Diego and was taken into custody Sunday as thousands of people participated in the California city's marathon, police said. A woman fired shots in a parking structure near the finish line of the San Diego Rock 'n' Roll Marathon, according to the local CBS and NBC television affiliates. A police officer 159

June 2, 2018 9:37 AM US-led coalition raids kill 12 civilians in Syria's Hasakeh

BEIRUT: At least 12 civilians – members of the same family – have been killed in US-led coalition raids on the Islamic State group in northeastern Syria, a monitor said Saturday. "The air strikes and artillery fire (Friday night) by the international coalition on the village of Hidaj, held by IS in the southern sector of Hasakeh province, killed at least 50

May 30, 2018 3:54 AM Woman badly injured in fall at Gunung Mulu

MIRI: Rescuers have airlifted to a hospital a woman from Sabah who reportedly injured her spine in a fall while climbing Gunung Mulu yesterday. Several members of the air unit of the Miri Fire and Rescue Service winched Tan Fung Chu, 35, up to a helicopter and flew her to the Miri Hospital at about 8.30am today, said Miri Fire and Rescue Service chief 15

May 28, 2018 7:19 AM Boy drowns while catching prawns in Tangkak

JOHOR BARU: A 13-year-old boy who was reported missing while catching prawns near a rainwater retention pond in Bandar Baru Tangkak yesterday evening has been found drowned last night. Tangkak Fire and Rescue operation officer Seniman Idris said the body of Muhammad Amirul Asraff Sahak, was found at about 7.34pm. "The victim's body was found about 5 metres 19

May 27, 2018 1:41 AM Robbers fail to break jewellery display case, leave empty-handed

JOHOR BARU: Four robbers barged into a jewellery store at AEON shopping centre in Taman Dato' Onn here but left empty-handed in the failed heist around 7.30pm on Saturday. A video clip which went viral on social media shows a group of robbers barging into the Poh Kong jewellery store. Armed with a hammer, one of them attempts to smash the display glass 18

May 22, 2018 2:49 PM Indian police kill 12 in protest over copper plant

NEW DELHI: Indian police on Tuesday killed 12 demonstrators after opening fire on thousands of people demanding the closure of a copper factory due to pollution concerns, a police officer said. Protesters rampaged for hours in the southern state of Tamil Nadu calling for the closure of the plant owned by British-based mining giant Vedanta Resources 51

May 19, 2018 1:19 PM Man sets father's house on fire over money for drugs

BESUT: A man was suspected of setting his father's house in Kampung Keradang, Jertih on fire last night after his demand for money was not met. The 27-year-old man, who is believed to be a drug addict, had been arrested. Besut police chief Supt Mohd Zamri Mohd Rowi said the suspect had previous records of threatening his father who was in Tapah, Perak 39

May 19, 2018 2:30 AM Police shoot dead third suspect in goldsmith robbery (Updated)

PETALING JAYA: Police have shot dead a third suspect involved in a robbery at a goldsmith outlet in Damansara Jaya early this morning. The 22-year-old man was killed during a shootout between him and policemen at Bukit Beruntung, Hulu Selangor at 1am this morning. Selangor CID chief SAC Fadzil Ahmat said that in the chase, the suspect lost control of his car and hit a tree. "The suspect 37

May 15, 2018 1:53 PM Six injured after 17-car pile up in Alor Star

ALOR STAR: Six people were injured in a 17-vehicle pile up after a lorry carrying sand ploughed into them at a traffic light junction in Pekan Simpang Kuala here today. Officer in charge of Jalan Raja Fire and Rescue station Firdaus Isa said they received an emergency call at 4.01pm and arrived at the scene three minutes later. He said six firefighters 27

May 9, 2018 2:57 PM Hundreds protest against gun attack on Montenegro journalist

PODGORICA, Montenegro: Several hundred people protested in Podgorica Wednesday, a day after an investigative journalist reporting on organised crime in Montenegro was shot and injured. Olivera Lakic, 49, was shot in her right leg on Tuesday evening when an unknown attacker opened fire in front of her home. "Her life is not in danger", police said. "We are not optimists 56