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Police release updated sketch of Phoenix serial killer

Seven victims have been gunned down; the crimes are now linked by forensic evidence. Authorities have released a sketch of the suspect and said witnesses describe him as a light-skinned Latino or white man in his 20s. Horacio de Jesus Peña, 32, was killed in a drive-by shooting while standing outside a residence the night of June 3 . According to CNN , "The shootings began March 17 , when a 16-year-old boy was shot and wounded while walking on the street at 11:30 p.m".



Pokemon Go officially launches in Canada, with a hitch

According to a survey report by SurveyMonkey, "Pokemon Go" has already defeated previous record holders Draw Something and Candy Crush after it registered nearly 21 million daily active users in the United States on its first full week from July 6 to July 12, NBC News reported .



Republican Party unity frays as convention opens

It's yet to be determined if this will bring any Never Trumpers onto Trump's shaky Republican ship. First, the anti-Trump delegates had to force the party to hold a roll-call vote, instead of a voice vote, on the rules. A wide swath of Americans who felt the economic recovery was passing them by and that Washington was out of touch bought in. Delegates protest on the floor during on the first day of the Republican National Convention on July 18, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in ...


Uber Exceeds 2 Billion Ride Milestone

Uber Exceeds 2 Billion Ride Milestone

The shortest ride, which was completed in three minutes, was in Changsha, China. Uber said it found each of those riders and drivers and gave them $450 in cash or rider credits, representing the 450 cities around the world in which the company operates.


What's Next for the Yahoo Stock Price After Q2 Earnings

What's Next for the Yahoo Stock Price After Q2 Earnings

Even before Marissa Mayer's takeover in 2102 the company was on a pretty clear march south. Mayer's hiring sparked some hope in the company that new leadership would right Yahoo's direction and return it to growth. "The Mayer era at Yahoo is pretty much over". The company is estimated to cut 3,000 jobs this quarter, with more layoffs on the horizon. Under her leadership Yahoo's fortunes first flagged, then the company's value was decimated and the Yahoo search site, once a runaway ...


Thousands at funerals after failed Turkey coup

Thousands at funerals after failed Turkey coup

Turkey's military command has been dealt "a heavy blow in terms of organisation" by the attempted coup, but is still functioning in coordination with the intelligence agency, police and the government, the official told Reuters. "Because those who stage a coup against the state should pay the price ". What is even more interesting is that the Turkish government, with all its known faults, is trying to come out of this as the biggest supporter of democracy.