Tag Archives: authorities

Abu Dhabi authorities 'acquired' $450 mn Da Vinci: museum

Abu Dhabi authorities 'acquired' $  450 mn Da Vinci: museumThe Louvre Abu Dhabi said Friday that local Emirati authorities had “acquired” a $ 450-million painting by Renaissance master Leonardo Da Vinci, as reports swirled about the original source of funding. “Louvre Abu Dhabi is looking forward to displaying the Salvator Mundi by Leonardo Da Vinci. The work was acquired by the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi,” the museum said in tweets in both English and Arabic.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

How did Joe Scarborough's intern Lori Klausutis die? Here's what the authorities say

How did Joe Scarborough's intern Lori Klausutis die? Here's what the authorities sayPresident Donald Trump on Wednesday brought a conspiracy theory surrounding one of his frequent critics and media rivals, former congressman and current TV host Joe Scarborough, back into the national spotlight on Wednedsay.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

A Woman Who Tried to Mail a Bomb to Obama Was Caught Because of Cat Hair, Authorities Say

A Woman Who Tried to Mail a Bomb to Obama Was Caught Because of Cat Hair, Authorities SayInvestigators found cat hair found under an address label



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Republican congressman Greg Gianforte ‘misled authorities’ on assault against reporter

Republican congressman Greg Gianforte ‘misled authorities’ on assault against reporterGreg Gianforte told an officer that Guardian newspaper reporter Ben Jacobs had grabbed him by the wrist and pulled him to the floor of his campaign office after “interrogating” him, according to notes from a Gallatin County sheriff’s officer who interviewed the politician after the incident unfolded. “He grabbed my wrist, he spun and we ended up on the floor … so he pulled me down on top of him,” the sergeant quoted the politician as saying.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Texas authorities sketch out how the Sutherland Springs church shooting unfolded

Texas authorities sketch out how the Sutherland Springs church shooting unfoldedThe alleged shooter, a 26-year-old man, is also dead following the massacre.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Chunky Raccoon Stuck In Grate Rescued By Local Authorities

Chunky Raccoon Stuck In Grate Rescued By Local AuthoritiesOn Thursday, police in the city of Zion, Illinois, received a call about a masked bandit in great distress. “It seems this little guy has been eating a little too well and got caught in the sewer grate,” The City of Zion Illinois Police Department wrote on Facebook, referring of course, to a local raccoon. The officers were unable to rescue the pathetically adorable critter on their own, and had to call in for reinforcements from the Zion Public Works Department.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

California Authorities Say Wildfires Are Only Getting Worse

California Authorities Say Wildfires Are Only Getting Worse― Three days after catastrophic wildfires first began scorching Northern California’s wine country, authorities say the conditions are likely to deteriorate still further.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Stephen Paddock: Isis insists Las Vegas shooter was 'soldier of caliphate' as authorities probe gunman's motive

Stephen Paddock: Isis insists Las Vegas shooter was 'soldier of caliphate' as authorities probe gunman's motiveIsis has repeated its claim of responsibility for the Las Vegas attack while alleging that Stephen Paddock converted to Islam six months ago. Investigators have not yet confirmed any link between the 64-year-old gunman and the terrorist group, with his girlfriend and relatives claiming he had no religious affiliation and was not an extremist. In a new issue of its Arabic propaganda newspaper, Isis celebrated the worst mass shooting in modern American history with a graphic showing the Mandalay Bay hotel and casino stained blood red.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

What was Stephen Paddock's motive? Conspiracy theories swirl online as authorities hunt for reasons behind Las Vegas massacre

What was Stephen Paddock's motive? Conspiracy theories swirl online as authorities hunt for reasons behind Las Vegas massacreIt’s not clear why Stephen Paddock took a whole arsenal of weapons to a Las Vegas hotel and used them to kill at least 59 people and injure hundreds more. Police have admitted they have no clue as to why Paddock carried out the attack, or if it was in service of any higher goal. “We have no idea what his belief system was,” Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo told reporters.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Australian Authorities Regret the 'Unacceptable' End to MH370 Search

Australian Authorities Regret the 'Unacceptable' End to MH370 SearchThe 1,046-day search for the missing Malaysian flight yielded little solid data



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines