Police increasingly suspect that the killing of two patients at a hospital in Yokohama may have been conducted by a person connected with the facility and with medical knowledge, investigative sources said Thursday. The person may also have randomly sought to tamper with intravenous drips because some 10 unused drip bags were found with small […]
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The driver of the commuter train that ploughed into a station in New Jersey Thursday is being treated for serious injuries and is cooperating with the crash probe, the state’s governor said. “The engineer who was operating the train was also critically injured,” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie told a news conference. “He is at […]
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Europe’s pioneering spacecraft Rosetta headed for a suicide crash Friday with the comet it has stalked for two years, nearing the end of an audacious quest to unravel the solar system’s mysteries. Sent by ground controllers on a leisurely, 14-hour freefall, Rosetta launched into a last-gasp spurt of science-gathering on the 19-km (12-mile) journey to […]
U.S. lawmakers on Thursday expressed doubts about Sept. 11 legislation they forced on President Barack Obama, saying the new law allowing lawsuits against Saudi Arabia could be narrowed to ease concerns about its effect on Americans abroad. A day after a rare overwhelming rejection of a presidential veto, the first during Obama’s eight years in […]
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