Massive explosion in Paris, photos on Twitter show buildings on fire

A police spokeswoman said several injuries have been reported but no deaths. The spokesperson, who wasn't authorised to be publicly named, provided no further details. Debris from a burned vehicle and broken glass littered the pavement. Weekly pr... More..

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Police respond as 'suspicious package' sent to British consulate in Melbourne
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Police respond as 'suspicious package' sent to British consulate in Melbourne

The Australian Federal Police are investigating the circumstances around the packages and are working with local authorities and MFB. A spokesman for the U.S. Metropolitan Fire Brigade station officer Bryan K...More..

Syria: Israeli Missiles Strike Damascus Airport
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Syria: Israeli Missiles Strike Damascus Airport

The attack took place at 11:15 p.m. (2115 GMT), it said. "Israeli warplanes coming from the direction of the Galilee fired several missiles towards the vicinity of Damascus". An unspecified number of the targ...More..

Thai, Saudi officials meet over case of young Saudi woman
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Thai, Saudi officials meet over case of young Saudi woman

Al-Qunun's plight unfolded on social media , drawing support from around the world, which convinced Thai authorities to back down from sending her back to Saudi Arabia . Qunun has refused to meet her father a...More..

FBI Reportedly Investigated Whether Trump Was Working For Russia
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

FBI Reportedly Investigated Whether Trump Was Working For Russia

Earlier on Friday, Giuliani sounded a little less confident, requesting that the Trump administration get the opportunity to "correct" the final Mueller report: "As a matter of fairness, they should show it t...More..

GoFundMe border wall campaign to refund donors after falling short of goal
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

GoFundMe border wall campaign to refund donors after falling short of goal

Heartened by the overwhelming support of fellow Americans who have donated over $20 million to the viral GoFundMe campaign " We the People Will Fund the Wall ", war hero and triple-amputee veteran Brian Kolf...More..

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's campaign paid $1,500 fine to NY state
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's campaign paid $1,500 fine to NY state

Last year Ocasio-Cortez was also mocked after she lamented the shuttering of a coffee shop in NY, which, it was revealed, closed its doors because of the wage hike in the state - a policy that she supports, cau...More..

3 dead, at least 23 injured in Canada capital bus crash
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

3 dead, at least 23 injured in Canada capital bus crash

Ottawa Police confirm three have died and multiple people have been injured following a bus crash at the city's Westboro Station Friday afternoon. The Ottawa Hospital's trauma centre said it had received nine...More..

Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Announces She's Running For President In 2020
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Announces She's Running For President In 2020

The 37-year-old Gabbard said in a CNN interview slated to air Saturday night that she will be formally announcing her candidacy within the week. "I'm thinking through how I can best be of service and I'll...More..

Macedonia's opposition decries name change vote
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Macedonia's opposition decries name change vote

Athens has promised to lift its veto on Skopje's attempts to join North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the European Union, once Macedonia changed its name. The party's leader Hristjan Mickoski accused the...More..

Mueller Met With Trump's Campaign Pollster, a Former Manafort Associate
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Mueller Met With Trump's Campaign Pollster, a Former Manafort Associate

The New York Times later reported that Manafort instructed Kilimnik to provide the data to Serhiy Lyovochkin and Rinat Akhmetov, two Ukrainian oligarchs who Manafort has worked for in the past. "Did you know ...More..

Teenager crashes into auto while trying Bird Box blindfold challenge
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Teenager crashes into auto while trying Bird Box blindfold challenge

Police say the latest viral challenge is responsible for a crash on a street in Utah. The Layton Police Department tweeted two photos of the crash, which they said occurred Monday. "Honestly I'm nearly emba...More..

7 dead, 5 critical in Cuban bus crash
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

7 dead, 5 critical in Cuban bus crash

The names and nationalities of those killed haven't been released. While little is know about the victims , at this time there are indications of what caused the bus to crash in the first place. Unfortunate...More..

White House quietly preparing for possible departure of Justice Ginsburg
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

White House quietly preparing for possible departure of Justice Ginsburg

Ginsburg is still recuperating from surgery to remove two cancerous nodules from her lungs. She was released from the hospital in NY four days later and has been recuperating at home since then. If Ginsburg s...More..

by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Sheriff: Helicopter blade kills man at Brooksville airport Yesterday

He said Disi "had an interaction" with the aircraft and "died nearly immediately, if not immediately". The incident was reported at about 3:35 p.m. near the hangars of the airport at 16308 Flight Path Drive, ...More..

by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Donald Trump promises USA citizenship for H-1B visa workers

President Donald Trump says changes are coming in the way that the US handles temporary H1-B visas, which allow American companies to bring high-tech and other skilled workers into the USA from overseas. The an...More..

China says trade talks with US were extensive
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

China says trade talks with US were extensive

The USTR also said the negotiations "focused on China's pledge to purchase a substantial amount of agricultural, energy, manufactured goods and other products and services from the United States". In November, ...More..

Newfoundland town asks for help as stranded seals block roads, cry out
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Newfoundland town asks for help as stranded seals block roads, cry out

Roddickton-Bide Arm, a town of 999 people, has been swarmed by anywhere from 12 to 50 seals, Cpl. Officers liaised with federal Fisheries officials to safely return the animal to "more isolated area on the pe...More..

French Alps rescue: Helicopter pilot's fantastic mountainside manoeuvre saves stricken skier
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

French Alps rescue: Helicopter pilot's fantastic mountainside manoeuvre saves stricken skier

A helicopter pilot pulled off a daring maneuver to rescue an injured skier high in the French Alps , after a group he was with became stranded. Here he is in action, rescuing Bruno and co. If that pilot ev...More..

'European Spring': Italy's Salvini Building Alliance with Poland to 'Save Europe'
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

'European Spring': Italy's Salvini Building Alliance with Poland to 'Save Europe'

The visit to Warsaw, initiated by Polish Interior Minister Joachim Brudzinski , comes amid broader efforts by eurosceptics across the continent to unite that could fundamentally shift the direction of the Euro...More..

Corbyn faces grassroots push for Labour to back second Brexit referendum
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Corbyn faces grassroots push for Labour to back second Brexit referendum

Lawmakers are due to vote next Tuesday on May's plans and are widely expected to defeat them after she failed to win over the Northern Irish party that props up her minority government ."If the government can ...More..

Chris Johnson's Forecast | Tracking a winter storm threat this weekend
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Chris Johnson's Forecast | Tracking a winter storm threat this weekend

The National Weather Service has signaled that a Winter Storm Warning will be in effect. Today rain could start anytime with a small potential of patchy freezing drizzle early in the morning but most of the...More..

'Chinese, Polish nationals' arrested in Poland for 'spying'
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

'Chinese, Polish nationals' arrested in Poland for 'spying'

The firm's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou , was arrested in Canada in December over allegations of breaking of U.S. sanctions on Iran. Huawei has been blocked in the US since 2012, when a House Intell...More..

U.S. Syria withdrawal officially underway, expected to take 3-4 months
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

U.S. Syria withdrawal officially underway, expected to take 3-4 months

Kurdish partners. The order to withdraw American troops from Syria had been signed, after President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart agreed to prevent a power vacuum in the wake of the controversial...More..

Donald Trump Cancels Davos Trip Over US-Mexico Border Wall Row
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Donald Trump Cancels Davos Trip Over US-Mexico Border Wall Row

As Trump traveled to the southern border to meet with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials to discuss border security, Graham has been trying to lobby members of Congress to come to an agreem...More..

Thai Police: Canada, Australia Open to Accept Saudi Runaway
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Thai Police: Canada, Australia Open to Accept Saudi Runaway

The 25-year-old played for Bahrain's national team before he fled the country some four years ago saying he had been tortured after being arrested in 2012. "The BBC should be condemning Islamic blasphemy laws...More..

Nurse causes 'catastrophic injury to baby during delivery'
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Nurse causes 'catastrophic injury to baby during delivery'

ANI quoted Dr Sankhla from Jaisalmer's Jawahar Hospital as saying that: "The reports from the Ramgarh health centre stated that delivery had been done". She was then sent to Jodhpur in a serious condition. ...More..

Bernie Sanders apologizes amid new harassment allegations against staffers
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Bernie Sanders apologizes amid new harassment allegations against staffers

What they experienced was absolutely unacceptable and certainly not what a progressive campaign or any campaign should be about, ' he said Thursday on Capitol Hill. He was criticised for saying he was "a little...More..

Jayme Closs found alive!
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Jayme Closs found alive!

At a news conference, police said they had received about 400 tips from the public since the 13-year-old disappeared and an Amber Alert was issued for her. Previously, Jayme's relatives told CBS News the front ...More..

by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Bus driver rescues toddler wandering on U.S. overpass in freezing conditions

The child was barefoot - and wearing just a onesie and diaper. The video later shows Ivic stopping her bus, running across the street, picking up the crying child and carrying her to the bus. Authorities say ...More..