Deputy killed; gunman “believed to be dead” in Douglas County shooting

December 31, 2017 wpanews 0

One Douglas County deputy died and four more wounded along with two civilians Sunday morning at a Highlands Ranch apartment complex. The shooter was also shot and is believed dead, the Sheriff̵… Source: Deputy killed; gunman “believed to be dead” in Douglas County shooting

New Year’s Eve countdowns around the world – CNN

December 31, 2017 wpanews 0

(CNN)Get out of your East Coast mentality, America. Not everyone starts their New Year when you do. When it’s 5 a.m. ET on December 31, people in Samoa have already shot off their fireworks. Samoa is always the first country to ring in the New Year. American Samoa, its neighbor just 101 miles away, has to watch in envy and wait a full day. You can thank time zones for that. […] READ MORE

Two security guards shot to death at hotel-casino in Las Vegas; suspect in critical condition – LA Times

December 31, 2017 wpanews 0

                      Two security guards were shot dead in a hotel room in Las Vegas the night before New Year’s Eve, when the city is already on high alert from the Oct. 1 mass shooting. Source: Two security guards shot to death at hotel-casino in Las Vegas; suspect in critical condition – LA Times

Mega Millions winning numbers announced for $306 million jackpot

December 30, 2017 wpanews 0

The winning numbers drawn for Friday’s Mega Millions jackpot are 4, 10, 18, 28 and 62 with a Mega Ball number is 7                                         Source: Mega Millions winning numbers announced for $306 million jackpot

All 50 states and three U.S. territories will participate in AT&T’s FirstNet emergency cellular service

December 30, 2017 wpanews 0

AT&T announced today that all 50 states are on board with its plan to build a dedicated broadband network for first responders. Three other U.S. territories have also opted into the program. Source: All 50 states and three U.S. territories will participate in AT&T’s FirstNet emergency cellular service

Gunman kills 11 in attacks on Coptic church, Christian-owned shop in Egypt

December 30, 2017 wpanews 0

A gunman killed at least 11 people on Friday in attacks on a Coptic Orthodox church and a Christian-owned shop near Cairo before he was wounded and arrested, the Egyptian interior ministry and church officials said. Source: Gunman kills 11 in attacks on Coptic church, Christian-owned shop in Egypt