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DC Chief Medical Examiner confirms Officer Brian Sicknick died of natural causes

DC Chief Medical Examiner confirms Officer Brian Sicknick died of natural causes

Sicknick, 42, grew up in South River, in the same county as two suspects charged with assaulting him , Julian Khater and George Tanios , who were raised in New Brunswick. According to the medical ...

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US President Joe Biden to raise refugee cap after criticism

US President Joe Biden to raise refugee cap after criticism

Under the order Biden signed, the administration modified the allocation of refugee slots . Christian groups strongly condemned the Biden administration Friday after it was announced that he wo...

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Australia and New Zealand create travel bubble

Australia and New Zealand create travel bubble

Monday marked the opening of a " travel bubble " between Australia and New Zealand that allows Australians to visit New Zealand without entering a mandatory coronavirus quarantine period. "We have bee...

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[Updated] Rogers and Fido network/internet down? Outage is known issue

[Updated] Rogers and Fido network/internet down? Outage is known issue

According to a tweet RogersHelps , The company that manages customer care and technical support for the telecommunications company is working to restore service. Fido has also shared something simi...

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3 people fatally shot in Texas, suspect-at-large

3 people fatally shot in Texas, suspect-at-large

Earlier, officials had considered it to be an "active shooter" situation. He's described as being 5 foot 7 with an average build. "My understanding is that this individual at one time was a deputy for...

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Roy Keane delivers blunt take on European Super League involving Liverpool

Roy Keane delivers blunt take on European Super League involving Liverpool

Amid the reports about a planned announcement of the European Super League, UEFA , along with the English FA, Premier League, Spanish FA (RFEF), La Liga, Italian FA (FIGC) and Lega Serie A, have rele...

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US, China agree to cooperate on climate change 'with urgency'

US, China agree to cooperate on climate change 'with urgency'

The US and China, the world's biggest carbon polluters, said on Saturday that they would work together urgently to fight climate change. The Chinese leader's comments come as United States climate e...

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Could we need a yearly COVID-19 vaccine like the flu shot?

Could we need a yearly COVID-19 vaccine like the flu shot?

It's been a year since the first studies of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines began last March. The CEO of Pfizer, Albert Bourla, said there is a "likely scenario" where people who have had tw...

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Global COVID-19 death toll tops 3 mil.: United States tally

Global COVID-19 death toll tops 3 mil.: United States tally

Udaya Regmi of the worldwide Red Cross said the "truly frightening" South Asian surge was a "wake-up call to the world". While some countries like Israel have benefited from mass inoculation efforts, ...

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Ontario sets up checkpoints and shuts construction as virus surges in Canada

Ontario sets up checkpoints and shuts construction as virus surges in Canada

We need more time to continue vaccinating priority populations. The 300,000 doses will be distributed the first week of May. About 22% of Canadians have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vacc...

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Fears Indian Covid variant could ‘scupper’ UK reopening plans

Fears Indian Covid variant could ‘scupper’ UK reopening plans

We have been in close contact with the Indian government about the Prime Minister's upcoming visit in light of the COVID-19 situation in India. Experts are said to be anxious about the variant as it...

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Suga, Biden speak after Japan-US summit

Suga, Biden speak after Japan-US summit

The two leaders are likely to announce the next in-person Quad (India, the U.S., Japan and Australia) meeting, according to a senior administration official. Japan long has moved cautiously on steps...

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US Sanctions Russia and Expels 10 Diplomats Over SolarWinds Cyberattack

US Sanctions Russia and Expels 10 Diplomats Over SolarWinds Cyberattack

In particular, the U.S. Department of the Treasury sanctioned 32 entities and individuals carrying out Russian government-directed attempts to influence the 2020 U.S. He said the days of the U.S. ...

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Pfizer boss warns that third vaccine dose might be required

Pfizer boss warns that third vaccine dose might be required

The head of Pfizer said Thursday the company's Covid vaccine , among the priciest on the market, is no more expensive than the cost of a meal and will not be sold to poor countries for a profit. ...

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8 people killed in shooting at US Fedex facility in Indianapolis

8 people killed in shooting at US Fedex facility in Indianapolis

Multiple people have injuries and the gunman has died, according to authorities. Another two people were treated and released at the scene, Cook said. "The safety of our team members is our top priori...

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Irish expert doctor called back for rebuttal in Derek Chauvin trial

Irish expert doctor called back for rebuttal in Derek Chauvin trial

The defence has now rested and the court is adjourned until closing statements on Monday. The most serious charge against the now-fired white officer, second-degree murder, carries up to 40 years in...

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Indianapolis shooting leaves eight people dead at FedEx facility in US

Indianapolis shooting leaves eight people dead at FedEx facility in US

It is unclear how many people were shot in total. It was at least the third mass shooting this year in Indianapolis alone. Police spokesperson Genae Cook said on Friday multiple other people were ...

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2 men arrested in 1996 cold case of college student Kristin Smart

2 men arrested in 1996 cold case of college student Kristin Smart

He was booked into the San Luis Obispo County Jail shortly after 9:30 a.m. on a single charge of being an accessory after the fact. The case has gained momentum in recent years after new witnesses c...

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Black man killed by police in Minnesota was 'amazing, loving kid'

Black man killed by police in Minnesota was 'amazing, loving kid'

Wright, 20, was shot dead during a traffic stop by a police officer whom the force later said appeared to have confused her handgun with her taser, in a terrible accident. "Taser! Taser!" but instead ...

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Blinken warns of consequences if Russian Federation acts aggressively towards Ukraine

Blinken warns of consequences if Russian Federation acts aggressively towards Ukraine

Two U.S. warships are due to arrive in the Black Sea this week. The Kremlin said on Tuesday that it dismayed over Turkish-made Bayraktar TB2 drone systems in the Donbass region of Ukraine. North...

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United Kingdom officially launches probe into ex-PM Cameron's lobbying

United Kingdom officially launches probe into ex-PM Cameron's lobbying

Mr Cameron's friends downplayed the relationship between the pair, with one saying the former prime minister thinks he met Mr Greensill once in October 2012. "However, I have reflected on this at len...

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3 children found slain in Los Angeles, mother arrested

3 children found slain in Los Angeles, mother arrested

The mother of three children found dead in Reseda has been described by police as the " sole suspect " after their bodies were discovered inside an apartment Saturday morning, authorities said . Th...

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New Executive Order From Biden, This Time on the Supreme Court

New Executive Order From Biden, This Time on the Supreme Court

During the 2020 campaign, Biden repeatedly dodged taking a firm stance on adding seats to the high court. But Biden has indicated that he believes the court should not be subject to the political sw...

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Envoy to United Kingdom ‘locked out’ of embassy

Envoy to United Kingdom ‘locked out’ of embassy

Protests against the the February 1 coup that ousted the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi continued Thursday despite the killing of 11 people by security forces a day earlier. The ambassador h...

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The Duke of Edinburgh has died

The Duke of Edinburgh has died

Britain's Prince Philip , husband of Queen Elizabeth II, died at age 99 on April 9 at Windsor Castle. "I am saddened by news that the Duke of Edinburgh has died". "However, he will be remembere...

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IMMINENT: Joe Biden To Announce Executive Orders on Gun Control

IMMINENT: Joe Biden To Announce Executive Orders on Gun Control

They can be bought by minors and people who would not pass background checks. Other measures include boosting support for agencies involved in tackling community violence and ordering the first comp...

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Texas governor boycotts Major League Baseball because of All-Star move

Texas governor boycotts Major League Baseball because of All-Star move

Commissioner Rob Manfred said in a statement at the time that he discussed the potential move with individual major leaguers and the Players Alliance, an organization of Black players formed after the...

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'Active Shooter Incident' at Fort Detrick, US Navy Says

'Active Shooter Incident' at Fort Detrick, US Navy Says

He added that it was not clear yet who killed the suspect. "Currently there are two victims and one suspect is down", the Frederick Police Department said on Twitter. "We will continue to updat...

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Carla Zampatti death: All the celebrities who loved her iconic designs

This included funding the Carla Zampatti Foundation Design Award at the University of Technology Sydney, a $25,000 scholarship for postgraduate study at an global institution. Her contribution to ou...

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Hunter Biden recalls emotional exchange with father during drug intervention

Hunter Biden recalls emotional exchange with father during drug intervention

Hunter Biden has finally admitted the the laptop at the center of a damning New York Post report could potentially belong to him, CBS News reports. "There could be a laptop out there that was s...

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Jordan 'foils coup attempt involving royal family members, senior

Jordan 'foils coup attempt involving royal family members, senior

Since then a number of the people I know, or my friends, have been arrested, my security has been removed, and the internet and phone lines have been cut. I pray that all Jordanians will remember that...

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Capitol locked down, armed suspect in custody

Capitol locked down, armed suspect in custody

Facebook's decision comes after the second attack on the Capitol this year. In a separate Facebook post, Green claimed that "Satan's rule over us is up". "You inspired me a lot", the text reported...

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Queensland finds 'missing link' case that sparked Brisbane lockdown

Queensland finds 'missing link' case that sparked Brisbane lockdown

Despite the lifting of lockdown, the Queensland premeir said some restrictions will remain in the state, such as the carrying of a mask by Queenslanders leaving their homes until 15 April. There are n...

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US Capitol: Two officers injured and building locked down

US Capitol: Two officers injured and building locked down

The driver who rammed the officers is dead, reports said. Ms Pittman said there was no existing police file on the suspect. "At this time, the suspect has been pronounced dead", Acting U.S. Congre...

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United States authority says vaccinated people can travel domestically, should wear masks

United States authority says vaccinated people can travel domestically, should wear masks

The head of the CDC held out the promise of travel in asking people to get vaccinated when they can. Global travelers who've been vaccinated also don't need to take a COVID test before heading oversea...

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