TMZ has released video footage that the website says shows the initial seconds of the deadly airport shooting in Florida last week. The 20-second recording posted onto TMZ's website shows a man walking through the baggage claim area at the Fort Lauderdale airport. The man then pulls a handgun from his waistband, starts firing and runs. The video appears to be from a surveillance camera. Iraq war veteran Esteban Santiago is facing federal charges in the aftermath of the shooting that killed five people.

An Australian man has been found dead in a resort swimming pool, in Ubud, Bali. The 27-year-old man, Vasco Rodrigues, from Sydney was on holiday with his girlfriend at the time. His girlfriend, 35-year-old Miroslava Kubeckova told Indonesian police that Rodrigues went for a swim after they had breakfast, when she retired to their room. Around 90 minutes later she returned to the pool area to find him at the bottom of the pool. Police do not suspect any foul play.

Israeli media reported that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tried to negotiate a deal for more positive coverage by a major Israeli newspaper two years ago. Netanyahu has been questioned by police twice about allegations that he improperly accepted lavish gifts from high-profile figures in international business and Hollywood. Local media have reported that a second affair involves Netanyahu being taped negotiating mutual benefits with a high-powered media mogul. Channel 2 TV reported that police have a copy of a recording made by Ari Harrow, Netanyahu's former chief of staff, of a 2014 conversation the Prime Minister held with Arnon Mozes, publisher of the Yediot Ahronot. It said they discussed trading positive coverage of Netanyahu in exchange for diminishing the impact of a free competing paper, the pro-Netanyahu daily Israel Hayom. The proposal never materialised, media reported. Additionally, Channel 10 TV reported that Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan supplied the Prime Minister with cigars, champagne and gourmet meals.

Subway riders in New York City and other places around the world should be ready for an eyeful when their fellow transit users strip down to their underwear. The annual No Pants Subway Ride is taking place today. The event is organised by the Improv Everywhere comedy collective. It started in 2002 in New York with seven participants.


British Prime Minister Theresa May said she will announce details of Britain's European Union exit plans in the next few weeks, and denied a former diplomat's claim that the Government is "muddled" about Brexit. In her first interview of 2017, May also told Sky News Donald Trump had made "unacceptable" comments about women - but stressed she's had "good" conversations with the US President-elect about the vital trans-Atlantic relationship.

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People wait to ride on the subway with no pants on in Warsaw, Poland, amid freezing winter weather outside. Photo / AP
People wait to ride on the subway with no pants on in Warsaw, Poland, amid freezing winter weather outside. Photo / AP