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2 November 2017 8:17 AM Gunman 'nonchalantly' opens fire in Colorado Walmart, kills three: police

THORNTON, Colo. (Reuters) - Police in Colorado on Thursday were searching for a gunman who calmly walked into a Walmart in suburban Denver and opened fire with a handgun, randomly shooting at shoppers and store clerks, killing three people, before he fled. The suspect “nonchalantly” entered a Walmart in Thornton, Colorado, and opened fire a little after 3

2 November 2017 5:15 AM At least three dead in shooting inside suburban Denver Walmart

THORNTON, Colo. (Reuters) - At least three people were killed in a shooting inside a Walmart store on Wednesday in suburban Denver, where police said they had not yet taken anyone into custody. Police in Thornton, Colorado, did not immediately release any information about the circumstances of the shooting or who was responsible for the gunfire 23

2 November 2017 1:52 AM Shooting at Colorado Walmart

Police in Thornton, Colorado, did not release any information on the number of victims and it was not clear if an assailant had been taken into custody, taken his own life or been slain by officers. "We've got multiple parties down, we're still trying to ascertain what their conditions are," Officer Victor Avila of the Thornton Police Department told Reuters 23

1 November 2017 10:37 PM Man who murdered father-of-three and set his body on fire jailed for 17 years

Peter John Carroll will spend at least 17 years in prison after severely beating a Christchurch man to death and setting his body on fire. The 53-year-old was sentenced in the High Court at Christchurch on Thursday for the murder of Marcus Luke Tucker, 36, whose body was found near Lake Ellesmere, on Anzac Day last year. A nine-day trial, which began 33

1 November 2017 12:46 PM South Korea will not develop nuclear weapons: president

Seoul - South Korea will not develop atomic weapons of its own despite the threat from the nuclear-armed North, President Moon Jae-In declared on Wednesday. "A push by North Korea to become a nuclear state cannot be accepted or tolerated," Moon said in an address to parliament. "We also will not develop or own nuclear" arms. In recent months Pyongyang 28

1 November 2017 6:29 AM The Latest: Prosecutors say Manafort financial reports vary

Federal prosecutors have released new information about Paul Manafort’s financial holdings. The information comes one day after Manafort appeared in court on charges including money laundering and other financial crimes. In a court filing, the office of special counsel Robert Mueller says the precise value of Manafort’s assets is hard to quantify 26

1 November 2017 6:27 AM Deadly Halloween attack in New York branded 'terrorism' by authorities

NEW YORK (Reuters) - An Uzbek immigrant accused of killing eight people in New York City by driving a rental truck down a riverfront bike path on Tuesday appeared to have acted alone, but the Halloween Day attack had all the hallmarks of terrorism, authorities said. The suspect, who was shot by police and arrested moments after Tuesday’s rampage on the Lower 26

1 November 2017 5:35 AM Samoa vs Tonga match preview: Battle of the big fellas

As we enter Week 2 of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup, one game in particular jumps out at me as the obvious gem among this week’s contests. This match promises to be both an entertaining and brutal affair. And if history is anything to go by, it will go down to the wire. Based on form and results in the previous round, Tonga will go into this one as deserved 42

1 November 2017 3:53 AM Three fatalities after crash near Whangarei

Police say three people are dead and several others in a critical condition after a major crash on State Highway 1 south of Whangarei. The crash occurred at at Oakleigh at around 11:15am on Wednesday morning, after three cars and a truck collided. Some passengers were trapped in the vehicles and 12 firefighters were in attendance, working to free them, a spokesman 21

1 November 2017 3:21 AM Man hospitalised after Southland explosion

A man has been taken to Invercargill Hospital with burns after an apparent explosion in Wyndham in Southland. A man has been taken to Invercargill Hospital by ambulance after suffering moderate burns in an apparent explosion in Wyndham in Southland. Fire Emergency NZ staff from Edendale and Wyndham, about 45km east of Invercargill, attended the incident 20