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Google Launches Inbox

Posted On October 23, 2014

(Undated) -- Google is launching a new e-mail service called "Inbox." The new service is designed to display information such as appointments, flight bookings and package deliveries while better organizing e-mails in a more user-friendly way. "Inbox" was launched Wednesday and Google said it has invited selected gmail users to try it out. The new…

Mexican Mayor Suspected Mastermind Of Mass Disappearance

Posted On October 23, 2014

(Mexico City) -- Authorities believe the mayor of a southern Mexican town and his wife could be the masterminds behind the disappearance of 43 student-teachers. The students vanished last month after a clash with local police in the town of Iguala . Local police shot and killed one student and detained others before turning them…

Resort Denies J-Lo Vegas Residency Reports

Posted On October 23, 2014

(Las Vegas, NV) -- Caesars Entertainment is denying reports Jennifer Lopez is close to a deal to perform on the Vegas Strip. TMZ.com says Lopez is being offered 350-thousand dollars a show at Planet Hollywood, more than what Britney Spears is now earning at the resort. J-Lo would perform 72 shows over a one or…

Nor’easter Leaves More Than 40,000 Customers Without Power

Posted On October 23, 2014

(Undated) -- More than 40-thousand customers in Massachusetts and on New York's Long Island are without power after getting hit by a Nor'easter. Wednesday's strong storm pounded the Altantic coastal states from New Jersey northward with heavy rain and wind gusts of up to 50 miles per hour. Eastern New York state and the New…

NYC Council Passes Immigration Reform Bill

Posted On October 23, 2014

(Queens, NY) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is expected to sign a measure that limits the power of federal immigration officials. Queens Councilman Daniel Dromm says the legislation will make it tougher for ICE to detain inmates being held at Rikers Island.   The New York City Council okayed the bill yesterday.…