Maspeth house break-in thwarted by nabes
Several thugs attempted to burglarize a Maspeth house just before 1 p.m. on August 6, a gutsy move when many pairs of eyes could simply look out the window and see that something was out of place. ...
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Wednesday that Russian air strikes in Syria were weakening the fight against Islamic State and warned that Turkey would not compromise on border security after Russian warplanes violated its air space. Russian aircraft twice entered Turkish air space at the weekend and Turkey says an unidentified MIG-29 harassed its jets on Monday, prompting the foreign ministry to summon the Russian ambassador three times in protest.
Volkswagen has temporarily suspended deliveries of its Caddy transporter van in Sweden in the wake of investigations over rigged emissions tests, the company said on Wednesday. Marcus Thomasfolk, head of information at Volkswagen Group Sweden, said customers would still be able to order the van but there would be no deliveries until an update of the Euro 5 diesel engine has been carried out. The Caddy transporter van is the only new VW model sold in Sweden with the Euro 5 engine, which has been affected by the emissions scandal.