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VIETNAM - UNITED KINGDOM Refrigerated truck victims' bodies return to Vietnam for burial

VIETNAM - UNITED KINGDOM Refrigerated truck victims' bodies return to Vietnam for burial

The bodies arrived at Noi Bai Airport in Hanoi early on Wednesday, and would be taken by ambulances to their homes in Nghe An, Ha Tinh and Quang Binh provinces. Hoang Lanh, the father of 18-year-old v...

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Ukraine's Zelenskiy Says He Discussed Gas Contract With Putin

Ukraine's Zelenskiy Says He Discussed Gas Contract With Putin

For the first time since President Volodymyr Zelenskiy took power this year, more Ukrainians say the country is headed in the wrong direction than not, according to the latest poll on his performance....

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Explosion Rocks Texas Chemical Plant

Explosion Rocks Texas Chemical Plant

Obey all the barricades that are in place. "Lots of reports of blown out windows and house damages.lots of freaked out people". The TPC plant, which is close to the Gulf of Mexico in Port Neches, Je...

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House invites Trump to participate as impeachment probe digs into Constitution

House invites Trump to participate as impeachment probe digs into Constitution

They have not yet been identified. A House Democratic aide declined to comment on whether the Judiciary Committee expected to receive a formal report on the Intelligence Committee-led investigat...

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Lebanese military takes situation under control in downtown Beirut following mass clashes

Lebanese military takes situation under control in downtown Beirut following mass clashes

Several people were beaten and injured. Supporters of Hezbollah and Amal waved the groups' flags. It would be unwise to interfere directly in Lebanese political decisions, which would make it too ...

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Heavy rain, strong winds predicted for Co Cork

Heavy rain, strong winds predicted for Co Cork

Gale-force winds now extend outward up to 220 miles. Sebastien is predicted to bring 22ft waves and at least two inches of rain to the United Kingdom over the coming days. The remnants of Tropical S...

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Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement sees landslide victory in local elections

Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement sees landslide victory in local elections

Since then, Lam has repeatedly said that she is reaching out to the community through her community dialogues and is restricted to this format because of recent violence. Toll booths were smashed, fir...

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Greenhouse gas levels in atmosphere ‘reach new record highs’

Greenhouse gas levels in atmosphere ‘reach new record highs’

Concentrations of carbon dioxide reached 407.8 parts per million (PPM) previous year, up from 405.5 in 2017, according to a report from the United Nation's World Meteorological Organisation. The ...

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Doctors Warn: WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Could Die in Jail

Doctors Warn: WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Could Die in Jail

To avoid any tragedy, politicians need to act now to ensure that the health - both physical and mental - of this leading publisher is fully restored. On 9 May 2019, Melzer visited Assange in Belmarsh ...

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`Quick wins’ needed to keep climate goals within reach

`Quick wins’ needed to keep climate goals within reach

The world already has warmed more than 1C. Seven G20 members need to take more action to achieve their current pledges, including Australia, Brazil, Canada, Japan, the Republic of Korea, South Afric...

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Grandfather recounts Indiana toddler falling to her death from a cruise ship

Grandfather recounts Indiana toddler falling to her death from a cruise ship

Anello said he would never have risked his granddaughter's life. "So, when I knelt down to be with her at that level, I couldn't reach the glass really, only with my fingertips so I knew she couldn't"...

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Navy SEAL Gallagher to retire from active duty

Navy SEAL Gallagher to retire from active duty

Gallagher , while acquitted of killing a wounded Islamic State captive earlier this year, was sentenced to four months of time served and a reduction in rank for posing with a corpse during a 2017 dep...

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Major winter storm will cause travel headaches across the region before Thanksgiving

Major winter storm will cause travel headaches across the region before Thanksgiving

The strong winds will contribute to more blowing and drifting snow in these areas, resulting in unsafe travel conditions. Several states, including IN, are under a High Wind Watch from 7 a.m. Thanks...

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Palestinians protest USA settlement decision in 'day of rage'

Palestinians protest USA settlement decision in 'day of rage'

Abu Diak died "due to physical and psychological torture, medical negligence and other violations", the PPC said, laying the blame at Israel's door. According to the Prisoners' Commission, unrest al...

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Former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg enters U.S. presidential race

Former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg enters U.S. presidential race

The civilian leader of the Navy said he could not in good conscience follow an order by the president to allow a Navy SEAL accused of war crimes to retire without losing his SEAL status. In it, the ...

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Canada's AggregateIQ broke privacy law in Cambridge Analytica scandal, probe finds

Canada's AggregateIQ broke privacy law in Cambridge Analytica scandal, probe finds

Brexit referendum and USA presidential election campaigns. Canadian and British Columbia laws provide for a company in B.C.to rely on the consent obtained by their clients in whatever jurisdiction t...

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Which turkey will Trump pardon? Will it be Bread or Butter?

With the ceremony itself being tongue-in-cheek, Trump used it to needle the impeachment inquiry , led by House Intelligence Committee chair Adam Schiff (D-California). With the act of clemency by the...

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Obama privately indicated leading 'Stop-Bernie Campaign'

Per Politico , when Sanders seemed to have a greater chance of winning (though some disagree with the characterization that he's trending downward) Obama privately said he would speak up to stop Sa...

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Authorities believe remains belong to UFC fighter Walt Harris' abducted stepdaughter

Authorities believe remains belong to UFC fighter Walt Harris' abducted stepdaughter

Her stepfather is UFC fighter Walt Harris. An extensive search was launched after she went missing, and several days later her abandoned vehicle was found 50 miles from her home. He said he knew polic...

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Doctors remove giant kidney from patient in India

Doctors remove giant kidney from patient in India

The retired government employee was diagnosed in 2006 with Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease, an inherited condition in which fluid-filled cysts develop all over the kidneys causing them to...

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Businessman donates Nazi items to Jewish group

Businessman donates Nazi items to Jewish group

During the auction held in Munich by the German auction house Hermann Historica on Wednesday, Chatila spent 545,000 euros on 10 lots including a top hat worn by Hitler, his cigar box and typewriter, a...

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Feral hogs attack and kill woman outside Texas home

Feral hogs attack and kill woman outside Texas home

Christine Rollins, 59, was on her way to work as a caregiver to an elderly couple living on an acreage in Anahuac, east of Houston, when the attack happened between 6 and 6:30 a.m. The sheriff noted f...

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Feces-throwing incidents at two Toronto university libraries being investigated

Feces-throwing incidents at two Toronto university libraries being investigated

The first incident happened on November 22, at the University of Toronto's Robarts Library. According to Acting Chief Spokesperson for York, Yanni Dagonas: "At approximately 5:00 p.m. "Last night we...

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General election 2019: Lifelong Tories should back Lib Dems, says Heseltine

General election 2019: Lifelong Tories should back Lib Dems, says Heseltine

In response to Mr Blair the current Labour leader said: "I simply invite all those who are looking at it to recognise what we have put forward is a sensible costed plan of how we can improve public se...

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Tuesday’s First Warning Forecast: Sunshine today, showers tomorrow

Tuesday’s First Warning Forecast: Sunshine today, showers tomorrow

We may even see a few thunderstorms overnight with heavy downpours. Unfortunately for drivers, there's a chance of rain showers on the Gulf Coast on Wednesday , Saturday and Sunday - some of th...

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President Trump Prepares to Pardon Bread and Butter

Trump will name the bird he'll pardon Tuesday afternoon at the White House. The testimony featured claims that top officials linked a White House meeting, and possibly aid, to a request for Ukraine ...

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Brief Capitol evacuation as small plane reported in airspace

Brief Capitol evacuation as small plane reported in airspace

However, it now appears to have been a false alarm due to a small aircraft failing to make appropriate contact with air traffic controllers after entering restricted airspace. A D.C. police spokeswoma...

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Bolton’s attorney says McGahn court ruling doesn’t force his client to testify

Bolton’s attorney says McGahn court ruling doesn’t force his client to testify

House Democrats won a court victory Monday in their battle with the Trump administration over subpoenas , when a federal judge ruled that Don McGahn must testify before Congress . The department...

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Melania Trump Loudly Booed at Opioid Awareness Event in Baltimore

Melania Trump Loudly Booed at Opioid Awareness Event in Baltimore

First lady Melania Trump was welcomed to the stage at an opioid awareness summit in Baltimore on Tuesday with some cheers, but also a loud chorus of boos that continued for nearly a minute. The Mar...

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Next Phase of Trump Impeachment Hearings Set for December 4

Next Phase of Trump Impeachment Hearings Set for December 4

GOP Rep. Will Hurd, a retiring Texas Republican who occasionally breaks from Trump, said near the conclusion of the public hearings in the House Intelligence Committee, "I have not heard evidence ...

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General election 2019: Welsh Jewish group backs chief rabbi over Labour attack

General election 2019: Welsh Jewish group backs chief rabbi over Labour attack

Writing in The Times , Mr Mirvis warned that the Labour leadership's handling of anti-Semitism was "incompatible" with British values. Britain's Chief Rabbi has lashed the opposition Labour Party ,...

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At least 17 killed in car bombing in northeastern Syria

At least 17 killed in car bombing in northeastern Syria

The ministry blamed the attack, the latest in a string of deadly vehicle bomb attacks in the area, on Syrian Kurdish fighters. "Showing a much worse attitude than Daesh [also known as ISIS], the PKK...

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Schiff: Trump impeachment report to come after week-long recess

Schiff: Trump impeachment report to come after week-long recess

Witnesses testifying as part of the ongoing impeachment inquiry over the past couple of weeks have addressed allegations that Trump attempted to solicit Ukraine to interfere in the 2020 election. In...

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French soldiers killed as 2 helicopters collide during Mali anti-terror raid

French soldiers killed as 2 helicopters collide during Mali anti-terror raid

Defence ministry sources told AFP news agency a Tiger attack helicopter collided with a larger Cougar military transport helicopter. The accident, a collision between two helicopters, occurred whi...

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Human remains identified as 5-year-old Taylor Williams, missing Jacksonville girl

Human remains identified as 5-year-old Taylor Williams, missing Jacksonville girl

As a result of the discovery of her remains, an AMBER Alert for Williams has been canceled. Brianna Williams, 27, reported her daughter missing from their Jacksonville home on November 6., but the m...

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