Several FBI agents in Asia recalled over alleged sex, parties with prostitutes

WASHINGTON has recalled several Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) employees stationed across Asian countries amid a probe into their alleged involvement in parties that included interactions with prostitutes. People familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal on Friday that the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) inspector general is investigating the matter …

On This Day in History – October 15th – Almanac

On Oct. 15, 1993, the Pentagon censured three U.S. Navy admirals who organized the 1991 Tailhook Association convention during which many women had been subjected to abuse and indignities by junior officers. Today is Monday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2018 with 77 to follow. The moon is waxing. …

Celebrity birthdays for Oct. 15, 2018

Jazz pianist Freddy Cole is 87. Singer Barry McGuire is 83. Actress Linda Lavin (“Alice”) is 81. Drummer Don Stevenson of Moby Grape is 76. Actress-director Penny Marshall is 75. Actor Victor Banerjee (“A Passage to India”) is 72. Musician Richard Carpenter of The Carpenters is 72. Singer Tito Jackson …

Bug behind stomach cancer also linked to colon cancer

SATURDAY, Oct. 13, 2018 — The same type of bacteria that causes stomach cancer may also increase colon cancer risk, especially in black Americans, a new study finds. Researchers analyzed data from more than 4,000 colon or rectal cancer cases in the United States. They found a significant association between …