Wednesday December 11-th, 2019

Strong magnitude-6.4 quake hits Philippines kills one, injures dozens Strong magnitude-6.4 quake hits Philippines kills one, injures dozens

Vice Mayor Joselito Pinol of North Cotabato's M'lang town said patients were evacuated out of a hospital to ensure their safety during and after the quake, which injured three people by falling cinder blocks elsewhere. An natural disaster measuring a...

Brexit on October 31 a priority: Queen Brexit on October 31 a priority: Queen

She entered the House of Lords, along with the diamond-studded imperial crown, which sat on its own velvet pillow. The political deadlock means that, once the October 31 deadline is passed - with or without a deal or a delay - most commentators e...

These Democratic candidates are burning cash ahead of 2020 These Democratic candidates are burning cash ahead of 2020

The night's confrontations were mostly fought on familiar terrain for the Democrats, who have spent months sparring over the future of health care with former Vice President Joe Biden and other moderates pressing for a measured approach while Warre...

TROPICS: Tropical Depression 15 Expected to Strengthen TROPICS: Tropical Depression 15 Expected to Strengthen

The passage will lead to gradual clearing and drying conditions. Fall makes a return for Thursday with lows in the low to mid 50s and highs struggling to reach the lower 70s under partly sunny skies. Second, a large pressure system off the west c...

Kim Jong-un rides white horse in show of sanctions defiance Kim Jong-un rides white horse in show of sanctions defiance

The images in his country's official media showed a bespectacled Kim, wearing a long, light-brown coat and riding up snow-covered Mount Paektu on horseback. It quoted the country's leader Kim Jong Un as saying that the pain caused by the United Sta...

Twitter says world leaders 'not above' its rules Twitter says world leaders 'not above' its rules

Different rules for different users: Much like Facebook , Twitter has chose to treat politicians' accounts differently from ordinary users' ones. But it also neglected to mention racial or gender based harassment, which could be taken to mean that...

Megan James' Forecast | Rain moves out, cold moves in Megan James' Forecast | Rain moves out, cold moves in

The wind becomes southeast at 20 km/h in the afternoon. This kicks off about 48 hours of fall-like weather that we can enjoy with chilly mornings in the 50s and afternoon temperatures warming into the upper 70s on Thursday and Friday . Temperature...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Endorse Bernie Sanders for President

Bernie Sanders for president, several sources told CNN on Wednesday. The news should come as a disappointment for Sen. Elizabeth Warren , who like Sanders has been representing the party's progressive wing. It was not immediately clear what the ...

Video of Trump slaying media shown at event Video of Trump slaying media shown at event

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) denounces a video shown at a Trump resort last week that portrayed a fictitious President Donald Trump committing acts of extreme violence against news organizations and political rivals. Twitter did not immediately...

Harry Dunn’s parents invited to White House after Anne Sacoolas crash: family Harry Dunn’s parents invited to White House after Anne Sacoolas crash: family

Anne Sacoolas left the United Kingdom after the crash in Northamptonshire which killed the 19-year-old in August. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he doesn't think it's right to "use the process of diplomatic immunity for this type of go...

South Korea's Bento preaches caution ahead of Pyongyang tie South Korea's Bento preaches caution ahead of Pyongyang tie

With doubts about the internet connection at the stadium added to the fact that North Korea does not allow access to much of the worldwide web - including Kakao Talk, South Korea's most popular messaging service - sending faxes from Pyongyang to ...

United Kingdom family arrested after accidentally crossing into USA, attorneys say United Kingdom family arrested after accidentally crossing into USA, attorneys say

The couple and their young baby have been held in a Pennsylvania jail. Now, they're reportedly in Pennsylvania 12 days later. She was held in federal immigration detention for two weeks. They were taken to a new detention centre, where her husband wa...

Republican’s bill to stand with Hong Kong protesters Republican’s bill to stand with Hong Kong protesters

Parliament resumed on Wednesday for the first time since it was stormed by protesters in July. As well as the extradition bill's withdrawal, the protesters are calling for an independent inquiry into alleged police brutality in suppressing the prot...

Dutch family found in cellar 'waiting for end of time' Dutch family found in cellar 'waiting for end of time'

Explaining he had left at night because it was " not possible during the day ", the man - dirty, unkempt and confused, according to the pub owner - said he lived on the farm with his brothers and sisters and that he " wanted to end the way they were ...

Indian economy in ‘tailspin’ warns Nobel laureate Banerjee Indian economy in ‘tailspin’ warns Nobel laureate Banerjee

The Swedish academy of sciences said they were awarded the Sveriges Riksbank prize in economic sciences in memory of Alfred Nobel for research findings that have "dramatically improved our ability to fight poverty in practice". Duflo said her husband...

Newborn rescued after being found buried alive in India cemetery Newborn rescued after being found buried alive in India cemetery

A man in India was digging a grave for his newborn daughter last week when the impossible happened: He discovered another newborn, who had been buried alive and was still breathing, reports the Guardian . Local politician Rajesh Kumar Mishra has nam...

House won’t vote to formalize impeachment probe House won’t vote to formalize impeachment probe

Attorney-client privilege is a legal principle in which certain confidential communications between a lawyer and client are kept secret. The subpoena sent by House Democrats on September 30 was "overbroad, unduly burdensome, and seeks documents bey...

United States charges Turkey's Halkbank with fraud and money laundering United States charges Turkey's Halkbank with fraud and money laundering

The Turkish government is the bank's majority shareholder, and US Attorney Geoffrey S. Berman claimed that its "audacious conduct was supported and protected by high-ranking Turkish government officials". An investigation of Halkbank by U.S. au...

Spain braces for fresh unrest over Catalan sentence Spain braces for fresh unrest over Catalan sentence

Regional railways and roads were blocked at several places in the northeastern region. Thousands of additional police sent to the region clashed with voters in a day that separatists have vowed never to forget. "Right now I feel really powerless in...

Man drives body to California police station, claims he killed 4 Man drives body to California police station, claims he killed 4

Simon. Get the full story in the video above. The suspect said that one of the possible victims was inside his vehicle at the Mt. Shasta Police Department and other victims were at an apartment in Roseville. Roseville is about 20 miles from Sacrame...

CNN Staffer Says Jeff Zucker Has ‘Personal Vendetta’ Against Trump — Project Veritas CNN Staffer Says Jeff Zucker Has ‘Personal Vendetta’ Against Trump — Project Veritas

The president's latest gripe with CNN comes after conservative activist group Project Veritas published undercover recordings from an alleged "whistleblower" that capture CNN employees casually confirming the network's anti-Trump bias and show Zu...

China exports and imports in deeper contraction in September China exports and imports in deeper contraction in September

China, the world's top agriculture market, has also bought 320,000 tonnes of cotton, 230,000 tonnes of wheat and 20 million tonnes of soybeans from the US, spokesman Geng Shuang said at a daily press briefing. China's trade surplus with the U.S. narr...

Gulf tanker attacks: Iran releases photos of 'attacked' ship Gulf tanker attacks: Iran releases photos of 'attacked' ship

According to the obtained data, the attack was carried out by one or several governments, said Zarif, adding that Iran will refrain from making any accusations for now as the investigation is still in progress. "We also emphasized that any goodwill...

State Dept official who warned of 'smear' campaign testifies in impeachment probe State Dept official who warned of 'smear' campaign testifies in impeachment probe

Biden and his son also deny wrongdoing. "The tragedy here and the crime here is that the American people don't get to see what's going on in these sessions", said Ohio Rep. An accomplished scholar and author on modern Russian Federation, and a shar...

Giuliani: I Was Paid $500,000 to Consult on Indicted Associate's Firm Giuliani: I Was Paid $500,000 to Consult on Indicted Associate's Firm

Former national security adviser John Bolton was so disturbed by Rudy Giuliani's efforts to get the Ukrainians to investigate President Donald Trump's political opponents that he called it a "drug deal", former White House official Fiona Hill rep...

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