Fort McMurray Residents Airlifted to Escape Wildfire

Fort McMurray Residents Airlifted to Escape Wildfire

Wildfires blazing through Fort McMurray, in Alberta, Canada have forced more than 88,000 residents from their homes. The fires affecting the area have grown to 328.2 square miles, which is approximately the size of Alberta’s largest city Calgary. The entire town has been evacuated due to the wildfires. There were about 17,000 residents who went north […]

Sheldon Silver Former New York Assembly Speaker Sentenced to Prison

Sheldon Silver Former New York Assembly Speaker Sentenced to Prison

Sheldon Silver, 72, the former assembly speaker of New York has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for corruption. Silver was convicted November 2015 and has been awaiting sentencing for the past five months. United States Attorney Preet Bharara launched the campaign against corruption among New York legislators with Silver at the center of his efforts. […]

Shooting in Sydney Australia Leaves One Dead and Gunman at Large

Shooting in Sydney Australia Leaves One Dead and Gunman at Large

In Sydney, Australia, News7 reported that Wally Ahmad was killed by an unknown shooter on April 29, 2016. There were two additional victims who sustained gunshot wounds. Australian authorities have not released additional details regarding the incident. The police are also not saying whether the other victims were associates of Ahmad or bystanders but insist that the dead man was […]