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California gunman kills 3, injures 2 over tenant dispute

PASADENA, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Three people were killed and two others were wounded in a shooting late on Saturday afternoon in the city of Pasadena in Southern California, apparently after a dispute between the gunman and his landlord, [...]

Gunmen kill 29 prostitutes at Baghdad brothels

BAGHDAD, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) -- Gunmen stormed two brothels in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad on Saturday evening, killing at least 31 people, most of them prostitutes, and injuring several others, government sources said on Sunday. It follows a similar [...]

Gunmen kill 29 prostitutes at Baghdad brothels

BAGHDAD, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) -- Gunmen stormed two brothels in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad on Saturday evening, killing at least 31 people, most of them prostitutes, and injuring several others, government sources said on Sunday. It follows a similar [...]

Train derailment in Bulgaria kills 1, injures 14

STARA ZAGORA, BULGARIA (BNO NEWS) -- A high-speed passenger train derailed in south-central Bulgaria on Saturday afternoon, killing the train driver and injuring more than a dozen passengers, the interior ministry said. The cause of the derailment [...]

Tommy Ramone, last original member of the Ramones, dead at 65

NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Tommy Ramone, the last surviving founding member of the influential punk rock band the Ramones, which revitalized rock and roll at one of its lowest ebbs, died in New York City on Friday after a battle with cancer, [...]

Legendary jazz bassist Charlie Haden dead at 76

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Charlie Haden, the Grammy-award winning bassist who helped change the shape of jazz through Ornette Coleman's groundbreaking quartet in the 1960s, died in Los Angeles on Friday after a long illness, his [...]

Strong quake off Japan injures 3, triggers small tsunami

TOKYO, JAPAN (BNO NEWS) -- A strong earthquake struck off northeastern Japan on early Saturday morning, injuring three people and triggering a small tsunami that caused no damage, Japanese officials said. Hundreds of people were evacuated after [...]

Strong quake off Japan injures 3, triggers small tsunami

TOKYO, JAPAN (BNO NEWS) -- A strong earthquake struck off northeastern Japan on early Saturday morning, injuring three people and triggering a small tsunami that caused no damage, Japanese officials said. Hundreds of people were evacuated after [...]

‘Harry Potter’ actor David Legeno found dead in California desert

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- British actor David "Dave" Legeno, who is best remembered for his role as werewolf Fenrir Greyback in the "Harry Potter" films, died last week while hiking in the Death Valley desert in California, local [...]

Police helicopter crashes into TV tower in Macedonia, killing 4

STRUMICA, MACEDONIA (BNO NEWS) -- A large police helicopter crashed late on Thursday after colliding with a television transmitter tower during a routine training mission in southeastern Macedonia, killing all four crew members on board the [...]