Truck driver in alleged Texas human smuggling case faces additional charges

The driver of a semitrailer found outside a San Antonio Walmart in July packed with immigrants, including 10 who died, faces additional charges in the smuggling case and another defendant has now been charged, federal officials said Wednesday. read more

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Brickley scores twice to help lead Panthers over Predators

Connor Brickley had two goals and an assist, helping the Florida Panthers beat the Nashville Predators 5-3 at a preseason split-squad match on Tuesday night.

Henrik Haapala, Michael Matheson and Denis Malgin also scored for Florida. Starting goaltender James Reimer stopped all 15 shots he faced, and book Harri Sateri allowed three goals on 19 shots. read more

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FedEx’s quarterly profit Drops on cyberattack, hurricane

Package delivery company FedEx Corp said on Tuesday that a June cyber assault on its own Dutch unit slashed $300-million from its quarterly profit, and the company reduced its full-year revenue prediction. read more

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Trudeau urges world leaders to work together with ‘renewed commitment’

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is warning that long-standing international order is being tested, calling on world leaders to renew their commitment to global alliances such as NATO and multilateral bodies like the United Nations. read more

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Hoffman scores Set as Senators down Maple Leafs in preseason opener

Mike Hoffman scored twice as the Ottawa Senators opened the preseason with a 6-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs Monday night.

Mark Stone, Tyler Randell, Gabriel Gagne, Cody Ceci also scored for Ottawa. read more

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Toys “R” Us to file for bankruptcy as soon as today, sources say

Toys “R” Us Inc., which has struggled to lift its fortunes since a buyout loaded the merchant with debt over a decade ago, is preparing a bankruptcy filing as soon as today, according to individuals knowledgeable about the circumstance. read more

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Suu Kyi says Myanmar does Not fear Global scrutiny, condemns all rights Offenses

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi is protecting her country against international criticism over an exodus of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims by stating the majority of their villages remain intact, and that it is important to know why conflict didn’t break out everywhere. read more

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Golden Knights take decisive win over Canucks in pre-season game

From the time the Elvis Presley impersonator singing songs between whistles had left the building, the NHL’s newest franchise was already well on its way to success in the group’s first-ever exhibition match. read more

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U.S. senator Warren introduces Equifax bill, launches probe into data breach

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren said on Friday she’s started an investigation to Equifax’s massive data breach and, along with 11 other Democratic senators, introduced a bill to give consumers the ability to freeze their credit at no cost. read more

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U.K. cites Chinese-Canadian billionaire Xiao Jianhua’s apparent abduction in report on Hong Kong

The British government has cited the apparent abduction of Chinese-Canadian billionaire Xiao Jianhua in a new report which highlights concerns about possible abuses of individual rights and freedoms in Hong Kong, the semi-autonomous former British colony. read more

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