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UN chief issues ‘red alert’ for the world

(CNN)As the world began to ring in 2018, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for global unity to overcome growing challenges. He stressed cooperation and collaboration should be the way forward in 2018, saying: "Unity is the path. Our future depends on it." He then urged leaders "everywhere to make

Las Vegas shooter rented room during earlier music festival

(CNN)Marilou Danley said that she was worried her boyfriend, Stephen Paddock, wastrying to break up with her when he bought her a cheap ticket to the Philippines about two weeks ago, then wired her moneyso she could buy her and her family a house there. But Danley, in a

Las Vegas gunman’s father was on FBI’s Most Wanted list

(CNN)The father of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock was previously on the FBI's Most Wanted list, law enforcement officials confirmed to CNN on Monday. Benjamin Hoskins Paddock appeared on the agency's infamous registry from June 10, 1969 through May 5, 1977 and was described in an FBI poster as

Larry Ellison Fast Facts

(CNN)Here is a look at the life of Larry Ellison, co-founder and former CEO of Oracle.Birth place: New York, New YorkFull name: Lawrence Joseph EllisonFather: Adoptive - Louis Ellison, an accountant; Birth - an Italian-American air force pilotMother: Adoptive - Lillian (Spellman) Ellison, aunt of his birth mother, Florence

9/11 memorial events in New York City, Washington, Pennsylvania

New York (CNN)The recitations of the nearly 3,000 names of the dead rose toward a cloudy sky over lower Manhattan Sunday morning like an epic poem chronicling one of America's saddest days. Bagpipes played and bells tolled in solemn tributes. Fifteen years ago, the United States changed forever when four

US Terrorist Attacks Fast Facts

(CNN)Notable terror attacks with fatalities on US soil since 1980:February 26, 1993 - A bomb explodes on the second subterranean level of Vista Hotel's public parking garage, below the 2 World Trade Center building. Six people are killed, and more than 1,000 people are treated for injuries. Six suspects

Corey Jones shooting heads to Florida grand jury

(CNN)The case of a Florida police officer who shot and killed a man whose car had broken down last year will be presented to a grand jury, Palm Beach County State Attorney Dave Aronberg told reporters Wednesday.Aronberg said it was protocol to send officer-involved shootings to a grand jury.

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