Wednesday October 27-th, 2021

CP NewsAlert: RCMP scaling down search for murder suspects in northern Manitoba CP NewsAlert: RCMP scaling down search for murder suspects in northern Manitoba

MacLatchy said around 11,000 sq.km. in the north was searched by the RCMP and Royal Canadian Air Force. "The RCMP thanks the community for their patience and understanding, and continues to remind residents to remain vigilant". "We're keeping a...

Osama Bin Laden's Son Dead, Say US Intelligence Officials Osama Bin Laden's Son Dead, Say US Intelligence Officials

NBC reported Hamza's death this morning but the United States has yet to confirm whether the country had a role in it. USA officials have yet to provide any details around Hamza bin Laden's reported death or if the US was involved in any manner.

Russian military use planes and helicopters to fight forest fires Russian military use planes and helicopters to fight forest fires

Russia has declared a state of emergency for its forests in four regions of Siberia and the Far East as the mass wildfires have been raging on almost 3 million hectares, according to the Russian Aerial Forest Protection Service on Monday. Regional a...

Scientists say 10 warmest U.K. years have all been since 2002 Scientists say 10 warmest U.K. years have all been since 2002

Six of the 10 wettest years have occurred since 1998. Prof Gabi Hegerl from the University of Edinburgh who wasn't involved with the study said: "Climate change already matters to the United Kingdom and makes a difference". The 10 hottest years sin...

Germany: European naval mission in Strait of Hormuz worth considering Germany: European naval mission in Strait of Hormuz worth considering

The U.S. has officially asked Germany to help secure the strategic Strait of Hormuz off the coast of Iran in the midst of heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf region. "We are working closely with France and the United Kingdom on this". Scholz ...

Nixon Laughed As Reagan Called African U.N. Delegates 'Monkeys' Nixon Laughed As Reagan Called African U.N. Delegates 'Monkeys'

To see those, those monkeys from those African countries - damn them, they're still uncomfortable wearing shoes!"To see those, those monkeys from those African countries - damn them, they're still uncomfortable wearing shoes!" "He apparently was on...

Distant tropical wave may become season's next storm Distant tropical wave may become season's next storm

The latest discussion from the National Hurricane Center says a tropical wave accompanied by a broad low pressure system continues to produce a large area of cloudiness and disorganized shower activity over the far eastern tropical Atlantic, a few hu...

China says it released Uyghur ethnic minorities from internment camps China says it released Uyghur ethnic minorities from internment camps

They said the program of enforced indoctrination - which the government has said is aimed at curbing religious extremism - had been effective. "No phone calls, no internet communications", he said. Since then, Beijing has faced increasing worldwide...

Half of American voters say Trump is racist Half of American voters say Trump is racist

In a tweet Tuesday, Trump said Baltimore is "the worst in the United States " on crime and the economy. Now, I'll say this: "they are so happy, because I get the calls", he told reporters as he left for a speech in Virginia that was boycotted by...

Passenger spots flight attendant inside overhead bin; see pics Passenger spots flight attendant inside overhead bin; see pics

The brief clip shows a bespectacled female cabin crew member in Southwest's red-and-black uniform lying on her stomach inside one of the overhead compartments intended for carry-on luggage. According to passengers onboard, the attendant was "trying t...

Hunt for B.C. murder suspects in York Landing, Man., proves fruitless Hunt for B.C. murder suspects in York Landing, Man., proves fruitless

The manhunt for Port Alberni residents 19-year-old Kam McLeod and 18-year-old Bryer Schmegelsky has been focused in the area of Gillam, MB and police have received over 200 tips about the teenagers over the past 5 days. The Royal Canadian Air Force c...

China Steps Up Pressure On Taiwan, Halts Individual Travel Permits China Steps Up Pressure On Taiwan, Halts Individual Travel Permits

But tourism numbers managed to remain constant, according to Taiwan's tourism bureau, with around 2.69 million people visiting from mainland China in 2017 and 2018. Even with a separate fall in the number of visitors from China already occurring, Tai...

Israel approves new homes for settlers, Palestinians in West Bank Israel approves new homes for settlers, Palestinians in West Bank

According to Israeli media reports, the unusual move could be the result of United States pressure, as President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner is due to visit Israel in the coming days as part of a Middle East trip to disc...

China's first 'cyber-dissident' given 12-year jail term: court China's first 'cyber-dissident' given 12-year jail term: court

Through his website, 64 Tianwang , Huang reported on human rights concerns relating to groups targeted by the regime, including dissidents, petitioners, Falun Gong practitioners, and other suppressed faith groups in the country. "This decision is ...

Trump promises to 'work on a free trade agreement with Brazil' Trump promises to 'work on a free trade agreement with Brazil'

In a recent visit to Washington, he told Trump that Brazil would be willing to forgo some benefits at the World Trade Organization in return for US deal. Marcos Troyjo, Brazil's deputy economy minister for foreign trade, told Reuters his country has ...

United Nations decries Russian use of excessive force against protesters United Nations decries Russian use of excessive force against protesters

On Saturday, almost 1,400 people were arrested at an unauthorised protest in Moscow against the exclusion of opposition politicians from local elections later this year. Prominent opposition politician and another would-be candidate Ilya Yashin said ...

Princess Haya: Runaway Wife of UAE Sheikh Asks UK Court for Protection Princess Haya: Runaway Wife of UAE Sheikh Asks UK Court for Protection

At the High Court of England and Wales, she also applied for wardship , which means a child is placed in the hands of the court for major decisions. However, her estranged husband, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum , 70, who is also the prime m...

Sudanese governor condemns killings in El-Obeid 'massacre' Sudanese governor condemns killings in El-Obeid 'massacre'

In Khartoum, a Reuters witness said dozens of protesters took to the streets after hearing about the El-Obeid violence. The TMC had not issued any official statement on the killings as at Monday when the protests took place. "The Janjaweed forces...

Trump tweets threaten to disrupt US-China trade talks Trump tweets threaten to disrupt US-China trade talks

Trump said Tuesday on Twitter that there is no sign yet that China has started buying United States agricultural products. The US-China trade anxiety is likely to keep the Chinese proxy, the Aussie dollar, on the edge, limiting the recovery attem...

Afghanistan: at least 28 civilians killed after bus hits roadside bomb Afghanistan: at least 28 civilians killed after bus hits roadside bomb

Government and aid officials say the numbers of those being killed and maimed is rising because of explosives newly planted by the Taliban , who now control more territory than at any point since their ouster almost 18 years ago. The UN branded effo...

How to Watch the Second 2020 Democratic Debate Online How to Watch the Second 2020 Democratic Debate Online

He also said hospitals would be forced to close. "We're not trying to take healthcare away from anyone". Congressman Tim Ryan , whose current level of support in polling is showing as zero, interjected as Senator Sanders vowed his health care ...

Bashir's party denies role in Sudan killings Bashir's party denies role in Sudan killings

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed meets Sudan's Head Of Transitional Military Council, Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan Abdelrahman to mediate in the political crisis that has followed the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir at the airpo...

Tanzanian police explain why they arrested journalist Erick Kabendera Tanzanian police explain why they arrested journalist Erick Kabendera

Tanzanian police have arrested a prominent investigative journalist, a senior official said, sparking calls for answers from authorities about the safety of journalists. Dar es Salaam's police chief, Lazaro Mambosasa, was quoted by The Citizen as s...

Korea fires multiple unidentified projectiles off east coast: JCS Korea fires multiple unidentified projectiles off east coast: JCS

Although a ballistic missile test is a violation of United Nations Security Council resolutions, and the missiles are created to threaten South Korea, President Trump played down the significance of last week's test , saying many countries test sh...

‘Witch Hunt Ends’: Trump Hails DNC Lawsuit Dismissal Over 2016 Hacking Charges ‘Witch Hunt Ends’: Trump Hails DNC Lawsuit Dismissal Over 2016 Hacking Charges

The Russian government can not be sued in this way, Koeltl found, because it is a sovereign nation. However, the judge's order explicitly refused the Trump campaign's lawyers request to sanction the DNC for bringing the suit and the judge specifica...

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