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Philippines Mayor shot dead in Police Raid

A Philippine mayor accused by President Rodrigo Duterte of having links with the illegal drugs trade has been shot dead in a police raid. Reynaldo Parojinog, mayor of the city of Ozamiz on Mindanao island, was killed with his wife …

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Effort To Repeal Obamacare Clears First U.S. Senate Hurdle

The United States Senate on Tuesday voted to begin formal debate on the healthcare legislation that would repeal major elements of Obamacare and possibly replace it with a less costly programme. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Republican-Kentucky) urged his colleagues …

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O.J. Simpson Granted Parole

Former U.S. football star O.J. Simpson was on Thursday granted parole after spending nine years in prison for a botched armed robbery of his own sports memorabilia in a Las Vegas hotel room. Simpson apologised for his crime during his …

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