Jan 14 2018
Armed robbers have carried out a daring raid at the luxury Ritz Hotel in Paris, seizing millions worth of jewels.
Three of them were tasered and arrested by police outside the hotel but two others managed get away on scooters.
It is estimated that the jewelry is worth 4.7 million euros.
"They were after the jewellery on display at the hotel".
The city's police commissioner issued a statement on Twitter thanking officers for their quick reactions, which led to the arrest of three men.
A police official said Thursday that one perpetrator dropped a bag with jewels and hatchets when his motorcycle hit a pedestrian during his escape.
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Witnesses described "total panic" breaking out and some reported hearing gunshots as the men raided the display cases in the hotel's Reza jewellery shop.
"Armed robbery at the Ritz: three of the presumed thieves already arrested by police from the 2nd arrondissement", Collomb wrote.
"The loss is very high and remains to be assessed", one police source was quoted as saying by Reuters.
Diana, Princess of Wales dined at the hotel shortly before she was killed in a vehicle crash on the night of August 31, 1997.
The five-star residence, owned by Mohamed Al-Fayed, is no stranger to controversy.
Several luxury brands display their jewels in the storied Ritz, famous as the lodging of choice for Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway as well as Princess Diana, who stayed there before her death in a vehicle crash in a Paris tunnel in 1997. The 19th century hotel, which reopened in 2016 after a four-year renovation, has housed such famous names as Ernest Hemingway and Coco Chanel.
Jan 14 2018
Extending CHIP Would Actually Save Taxpayers Money: CBO
How could spending money on children's health care result in net savings in the long run? I have long supported the CHIP program. Elizabeth Warren, who said that fund is critical for children's health, too. (It's a five-year funding bill.) But no matter.
Jan 13 2018
Trump touts a poll that's awful for him
The same poll found that a plurality of voters (39%) graded Trump's first year in office as an F. On the recently enacted Republican tax reform bill, voters disapprove of it, 52 to 32 percent.
Jan 12 2018
Britain refuses Ecuador's request to grant Julian Assange diplomatic status
The UK's rejection of a diplomatic pass comes after Assange tweeted a cryptic picture of him dressed in the colours of Ecuador . But previous year , the Australian, 46, angered Ecuadorian president Lenin Moreno by tweeting support for Catalan separatists.
Jan 11 2018
Most people who try one cigarette become daily smokers, study says
However, as Hajek pointed out, the situation might just be temporary, meaning that there's a chance you might "outgrow" daily smoking.
Jan 11 2018
Alabama junior WR Calvin Ridley to enter National Football League draft
At 6-1, 190 pounds, he is viewed by some as the top wide receiver prospect in the draft and a possible first-round pick. Lauderdale, Fla., had a season-high 171 yards receiving in a victory against Mississippi State on November 11.
Jan 11 2018
Ethereum hits a new record high - while bitcoin and Ripple's XRP slide
The price of Ripple , the third-largest virtual currency, fell as much as 20 percent on Wednesday. For example, Bitcoin is trading in South Korea is at a 70 percent premium over global rates.
Jan 11 2018
Cryptocurrencies will come to a bad end ―Warren Buffett
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Jan 10 2018
Paul Ryan says bipartisan talks are ongoing to address DACA
But then a few minutes later, Trump said DACA could come first and reform could come down the road, or immediately after.
Jan 10 2018
Report Says Huawei Failed to Reach Smartphone Sales Deal With AT&T
Huawei now sells to consumers online, but the lack of carrier deals has made the company basically irrelevant in the U.S. market. The Wall Street Journal and The Verge both reported that AT&T backed out of the deal for some unknown reason.
Jan 09 2018
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