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Only five US states spared from mass shootings this year: monitor

Posted December 13, 2015 13:41:12 Only five US states were not impacted by the bloody, perpetual series of mass shootings in the nation this year, according to a site that tracks gun violence. Important points Only 5 states in the US did not record a mass shooting this year, according to tracking internet site States…


Driver escapes ‘with only a scratch’ as metal tray pierces windscreen

Posted December 12, 2015 20:26:53 External Link: SJ Firefighters tweet Map: United States A driver has escaped serious injury after a heavy metal beam fell off a truck, bounced then pierced his BMW X5 SUV’s windscreen in San Jose, California. The driver was able to drive the vehicle to the shoulder of the road and…


Only little group to blame for emissions scandal: VW

Updated December 11, 2015 01:26:31 Volkswagen says only a little group of workers were responsible for cheating US diesel emissions tests and there is no indication that board members were involved in the largest enterprise crisis in the firm’s history. Chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch said investigations into the affair were going well, but the scandal…


VW says false CO2 emissions have an effect on only 36,000 automobiles

Updated December 10, 2015 00:28:00 Volkswagen says allegations it lied about the carbon dioxide emissions of up to 800,000 automobiles have proven to be largely unfounded. The vehicle maker now says the quantity of impacted automobiles was about 36,000. Essential points: Volkswagen says only 36,000 cars affected by false carbon emissions, not 800,000 as formerly…


Assad says Britain’s Syria strikes ‘illegal’, will only encourage terror

Updated December 07, 2015 01:11:55 Syrian president Bashar Al-Assad has described British air strikes against Islamic State in Syria as “illegal” and says it will only result in “terrorism” to spread. British MPs voted on final week to join the US-led bombing campaign over Syria. In an interview with UK media, Mr Assad contrasted Britain’s…


Only a separate regulator can guarantee BBC independence, says Tony Hall

‘The truth is that a five-year charter would successfully dangle a Sword of Damocles more than the BBC’s head – calling our future into query at every single election.’ Photograph: Reuters Tony Hall is to turn out to be the very first director basic of the BBC to argue for complete external regulation of the…