Saturday, September 22, 2018

Entertainment news

UN: Excessive drinking killed over 3 million people in 2016

The World Health Organization says that drinking too much alcohol killed more than 3 million people in 2016, mostly men
Published: 09/22/18

Gunmen kill man, wound 2 inside Acapulco beach restaurant

Mexican officials say gunmen in a car targeted a man at a restaurant on one of Acapulco's most popular beaches, killing the customer and wounding two other people
Published: 09/22/18
Chi Chop + Kung Fu Tea looks to succeed where others failed

Chi Chop + Kung Fu Tea looks to succeed where others failed

RIVEVIEW – Amy Lin knows that her newest Chi Chop + Kung Fu Tea store is in a location where previous businesses have not lasted.The short-lived Tap’s Brewhouse & Deli and even shorter-lived Top Shelf Sports Bar and Grill tried to r...
Published: 09/21/18
Watch: A southern white rhinoceros calf just a week after being born at ZooTampa

Watch: A southern white rhinoceros calf just a week after being born at ZooTampa

TAMPA — A southern white rhinoceros gave birth to a calf at ZooTampa on Sept. 12, marking the sixth successful birth of the species in the zoo's history. In a news release, ZooTampa said southern white rhinoceroses are a nearly threatened spec...
Published: 09/21/18
Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130

Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130

Tanzania's president orders arrests as death toll from capsized ferry over 130 and rising
Published: 09/21/18
Volunteers are essential for student health screenings at Pasco schools

Volunteers are essential for student health screenings at Pasco schools

NEW PORT RICHEY — There was a beehive of activity at Anclote Elementary School last week as students lined up for health screenings in the school media center.The state-mandated screenings cover vision, hearing and body mass testing for studen...
Published: 09/18/18
Updated: 09/21/18
Colombia honors 14 sniffer dogs at emotional retirement

Colombia honors 14 sniffer dogs at emotional retirement

Fourteen sniffer dogs have been awarded with honorary medals in Colombia as they were retired from service by the Chief Prosecutor's Office, in a ceremony attended by dozens of their human comrades
Published: 09/21/18
Romania ruling party endorses embattled party chief

Romania ruling party endorses embattled party chief

Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party endorsed its party chairman, recently convicted of abuse of power
Published: 09/21/18
Brazil arrests man linked to Hezbollah on crimes in Paraguay

Brazil arrests man linked to Hezbollah on crimes in Paraguay

Brazilian police on Friday arrested a fugitive whom U.S. authorities have accused of serving as Hezbollah's financier and who has repeatedly been accused of illegal activity in a lawless border area where three South American nations meet
Published: 09/21/18
Germans angry over spy chief's promotion after comments

Germans angry over spy chief's promotion after comments

A center-left party in German Chancellor Angela Merkel's government wants to revisit a deal that saw the country's embattled domestic intelligence chief promoted to a new post
Published: 09/21/18