ADELAIDE, Australia — Multicolored starbusts and gigantic sparklers lit the midnight sky over Sydney Harbour in a dazzling fireworks show witnessed by 1.5 million enthusiastic spectators who camped out all day to ring in the new year. Sydney touted its claim to be the New Year’s Eve capital of the world with a spectacular display over the iconic Harbour Bridge using 7 tons of fireworks, its largest since 2000.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte suffered bruises and scratches falling off his parked motorcycle on the palace grounds but the minor injuries would not affect his schedule, his spokesman said Thursday
State biologists say birds are most likely to fly into buildings in the fall when they begin migrating.
Most of the 1,000 U.S. forces in Syria are being withdrawn over the coming days and weeks because of the Turkish invasion into northern Syria and the attack on Kurdish forces.
Money for those donations was actually supplied, prosecutors said, by a foreign national with “Russian roots.”
Harry Dunn, 19, was killed in August when his motorcycle collided with a car allegedly driven by Anne Sacoolas outside a British air force base.
The sales tax money will be diverted in part to provide an incentive to developer Fisher Brothers.
UNLV’s campus remained open, although spokeswoman Cindy Brown said the university encouraged flexibility for all who decided to stay away.
Clark County and the city of Las Vegas are accepting applications for both new shelters and grant money to serve the homeless.
Democratic Reps. Susie Lee and Steven Horsford hold early fundraising leads in their races for re-election in Nevada’s 3rd and 4th congressional districts.