Actor Sam Shepard nabbed in Santa Fe for drunken driving

May 27, 2015

Actor Sam Shepard nabbed in Santa Fe for drunken driving

Actor and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Sam Shepard was arrested Monday on suspicion of drunken driving after a Santa Fe restaurant’s security complained about a possibly intoxicated driver. The 71-year-old Shepard told a police officer that he had two tequila drinks and was planning to ...

May 27, 2015

ShinGinko Tokyo in talks to join Tokyo TY Financial Group

ShinGinko Tokyo, a bank mostly owned by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, is in talks to become a subsidiary of Tokyo TY Financial Group Inc., a bank holding company, sources said Tuesday. The parties are aiming to reach a final agreement in autumn, the sources ...

Libya's recognized prime minister safe after gunmen attack his motorcade

May 27, 2015

Libya's recognized prime minister safe after gunmen attack his motorcade

Gunmen tried to assassinate Libya’s internationally recognized prime minister on his way to the airport in the eastern city of Tobruk on Tuesday, a spokesman for his government said. Arish Said, head of the government’s media department, said that Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni’s motorcade ...

At least 15 killed in Texas, Oklahoma storms; Houston flooded

May 27, 2015

At least 15 killed in Texas, Oklahoma storms; Houston flooded

Torrential rains have killed at least 15 people in Texas and Oklahoma, including three in Houston where floods turned streets into rivers and led to about 1,000 calls for help in the fourth-most populous U.S. city, officials said on Tuesday. The death toll is ...