News

 »

World
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. NFL free agent Antonio Brown turned himself in at a Florida jail on Thursday night following accusations that he and his trainer attacked another man. Brown...
World
TOKYO Reuters Asian shares held their ground on Friday as trade slowed for the Lunar New Year, despite investors fears that a new coronavirus in China could spread faster...
World
Captain Ian McBeth, 45, first officer Paul Clyde Hudson, 43, and flight engineer Rick A DeMorgan Jr, 44, were killed in New South Wales on Thursday. The cause of the...
World
Former Colombian international footballer Jhon Viáfara has been extradited to the US on drug trafficking charges. Mr Viáfara, 41, was arrested a year ago in the Colombian city of Cali...
World
FILE PHOTO Singapore s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong attends the 22nd ASEAN Plus Three Summit in Bangkok, Thailand, November 4, 2019. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa SINGAPORE Reuters Singapore’s prime minister...
World
Others were less favourably disposed. A scathing review by the Hispanic American writer Myriam Gurba called it a Trumpian fantasy of what Mexico is . Outrage over the novel s depictions...
World
BEIJING Bai Xue had planned a road trip through China’s lush eastern coast to ring in the Lunar New Year, usually a time of lively family reunions and abundant...
World
MEXICO CITY One day after a vigilante group revealed that it was using children as young as 8 as “recruits” for armed defence patrols, Mexico’s president said Thursday that...
World
The woman left Wuhan where the new coronavrius emerged late last year before flights were suspended. Since yesterday, public transport has been shut down, with residents told not...
World
FRONTERA HIDALGO, Mexico Reuters Mexican authorities on Thursday adopted tougher measures against Central American migrants, detaining 800 of them who had entered Mexico illegally from Guatemala intending to reach...
World
SYDNEY Reuters The three U.S. firefighters killed when their C 130 Hercules tanker plane crashed while battling fierce bushfires in Australia were all former U.S. military members aged in their...
World
MELBOURNE/SYDNEY Reuters Firefighters in Australia held a minute’s silence on Friday for three U.S. colleagues killed in a plane crash as investigators began scouring the accident site in remote...
World
CINCINNATI The Cincinnati Zoo is using the third birthday of its beloved hippo, born premature, as a way to raise money for Australian wildlife affected by the recent bushfires....
World
BEIJING Reuters A total of 10 cities in China’s central Hubei province have suspended some public transportation over the coronavirus outbreak, the Hubei Daily reported on Friday. Buses in...
World
BEIJING Reuters The Chinese city of Wuhan is rapidly building a new 1, 000 bed hospital to treat victims of a new coronavirus, mobilizing machinery to get it ready by early...
World
JUNEAU, Alaska The Alaska Legislature plans to meet Friday to consider overriding some of the vetoes made by Gov. Mike Dunleavy, though the House speaker said it remains to...
World
WASHINGTON Reuters Democrats worked methodically at U.S. President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial on Thursday to dismantle his long standing allegation that Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden acted improperly toward Ukraine...
World
WASHINGTON Reuters The United States has declined Britain’s request for the extradition of a U.S. diplomat’s wife who was involved in a car crash last year that killed a...
World
FILE PHOTO Officials monitor thermal scanners as passengers walk past upon arrival of a flight from Hangzhou, China at Changi Airport, Singapore January 22, 2020. REUTERS/Yiming Woo SINGAPORE Reuters...
World
BEIJING China broadened its unprecedented, open ended lockdowns to encompass more than 20.5 million people Friday to try to contain a deadly new virus that has sickened hundreds, even though...