Saturday April 4-th, 2020

Ukraine's Zelensky met with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence in Warsaw Ukraine's Zelensky met with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence in Warsaw

Steinmeier called the war a "painful legacy", while Duda said "we must never forget it, even when all the eyewitnesses are gone". Steinmeier expressed his sorrow over the mass killings Adolf Hitler's regime committed in Poland , which paid a huge ...

Hong Kong overwhelmed by protests Hong Kong overwhelmed by protests

Although the demonstration was canceled over fears that police would arrest attendees en masse, thousands turned out anyway, with some throwing objects and gasoline bombs at police. Protesters are demanding the full, formal withdrawal of the bill, ...

Dorian Pummels Bahamas, Hurricane Forecast to Move Dangerously Close to Florida

The order, covering about 830,000 people, was set to go into effect at noon Monday, when state troopers would begin reversing lanes so they all headed inland on major coastal highways. A short video from Pittard about 2.30pm showed winds shaking his ...

After Hurricane Dorian's direct hit on Bahamas, a scene of 'total devastation'

The US states of Florida, Georgia, North and SC have all declared states of emergency. You can still see an eye, you know, the hurricane center being right on the coast there. The slow-moving storm may take until Monday afternoon to pass over the...

Texas To Allow Firearms On Schools Ground & In Churches Texas To Allow Firearms On Schools Ground & In Churches

The effort to allow congregants to be armed came in response to the November 5, 2017, shooting of Sutherland Springs churchgoers. As it stands, Texas now has been the site of four of the 10 deadliest mass shootings in modern us history.

'This is my first lesson': student makes landing after pilot falls ill 'This is my first lesson': student makes landing after pilot falls ill

The air traffic controller calmly asked the 30-something trainee, "Do you know how to operate the plane?" Mr Sylvester had taken two flying lessons prior to the flight but it was his first encounter with the aircraft, and he had never tried a landi...

Afghan forces secure Kunduz as Taliban attack another city Afghan forces secure Kunduz as Taliban attack another city

An unnamed senior Taliban negotiator told Reuters that "we will now discuss these developments with our own leadership, while Zalmay Khalilzad is supposed to go to Kabul and inform the Afghan leadership about the decisions made in the peace talks"....

Texas gunman was shooting at random after routine traffic stop, police say Texas gunman was shooting at random after routine traffic stop, police say

The news comes after the death toll in a Texas shooting rampage rose to seven. The suspect shot "at innocent civilians all over Odessa", according to a statement from Odessa police, which did not name the man or offer motive. President Donald Tr...

Don't walk out into Hurricane Dorian's eye, authorities warn

Most came from Sweetings Cay, a fishing town of a few hundred about 1.5m above sea level. Government spokesman Kevin Harris said Dorian was expected to affect 73,000 residents and 21,000 homes. Forecasters now expects Dorian to make landfall in t...

Polish leader opens 80th anniversary WWII event Polish leader opens 80th anniversary WWII event

The attack on Wielun marks the beginning of WWII, in which six million Polish citizens perished, including three million Polish Jews. "The occupation of France and Poland was incomparable", Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki wrote in a paid article pu...

Proposed EPA changes to methane rule changes excite supporters and opponents Proposed EPA changes to methane rule changes excite supporters and opponents

The gas is also the main component of natural gas, and that adds an important economic wrinkle. Critics say the impact will be far greater. President Barack Obama's administration had cited legal authority under the Clean Air Act to require compani...

Why are the Biloela family being deported? Why are the Biloela family being deported?

In March previous year immigration officials came to the family's home in the small town of Biloela in Queensland and took them to a detention centre in Melbourne. The Guardian understands the federal government has given a dedication now not to sepa...

Brazil's Bolsonaro fuels spat with Europe as fires soar Brazil's Bolsonaro fuels spat with Europe as fires soar

Earlier this week Bolsonaro said he would not accept an offer of at least $20m from the G7 countries to help fight the Amazon fires announced by Macron at a G7 nations leaders' summit unless Macron withdrew what he called "insults" against him.

Germany elections: AfD surge in Saxony and Brandenburg Germany elections: AfD surge in Saxony and Brandenburg

The states of Saxony and Brandenburg -once part of former Eastern Germany or DDR- have always been considered bastions of support for Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and the left-wing Social Democrats (SPD). "There is no question there are diffe...

Pope gets stuck in a lift for 25 minutes Pope gets stuck in a lift for 25 minutes

The 85-year-old attributed the delays to an electric fault experienced moments after he got into the elevator. He had been stuck in an elevator for about 25 minutes. He then asked for a round of applause for his rescuers, and went ahead with his regu...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg say she's healthy following cancer treatment Ruth Bader Ginsburg say she's healthy following cancer treatment

It was the first time Ginsburg had directly discussed her condition in public after her fourth and most recent bout with cancer, a pancreatic tumor that the court said August 23 had been successfully treated with a three-week course of radiation.

Red Cross reacts to Yemen airstrike killing 60 Red Cross reacts to Yemen airstrike killing 60

The coalition faces widespread global criticism for airstrikes that have killed civilians and Sunday's attack was bound to trigger reactions by human rights groups. Abdul-Qader el-Murtaza, a rebel official, said there were 170 captured government fig...

Italy's 5-Star chief inflexible in dealing for new coalition Italy's 5-Star chief inflexible in dealing for new coalition

Italy's 5-Star Movement will only enter a coalition with the opposition Democratic Party (PD) if it agrees to a string of policy demands, the 5-Star leader said on Friday, setting an uncompromising tone for the negotiations. "Di Maio's ultimatums to ...

Violent protest erupts in capital of Indonesia's Papua Violent protest erupts in capital of Indonesia's Papua

The chairman of the Papuan People's Assembly, Timotius Murib, said that protesters were not only venting their anger at racism, but also at a communications blackout imposed by the government since last week. A national military spokesman said more t...

Iranian Minister Taunts Trump with Photo of Satellite after Launch Accident Iranian Minister Taunts Trump with Photo of Satellite after Launch Accident

It also clearly showed a large phrase written in Farsi on the pad: "National Product, National Power". "Me and Nahid I right now, Good Morning Donald Trump! ". Speaking to reporters at the White House later on Friday, Trump defended his posting of...

Pope freed by firefighters after being stuck in Vatican lift Pope freed by firefighters after being stuck in Vatican lift

It is believed to be the first time a Vatican head of state, who leads the world's 1.2 billion Catholics, has been stuck in a lift. Francis issued his appeal, a written message for Sunday's World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, ahead of the...

A woman is suing after giving birth in a jail cell A woman is suing after giving birth in a jail cell

The federal lawsuit states that Sanchez first alerted jail staff that she was experiencing contractions when a deputy brought her breakfast at approximately 5:00 a.m., which can be seen in the surveillance video. But jail workers knew the ride like...

96-year-old Second World War veteran ‘breaks Scuba diving record’ 96-year-old Second World War veteran ‘breaks Scuba diving record’

The world's oldest scuba diver, 96-year-old Ray Woolley, broke his own world record on Saturday with his dive at the famous Zenobia shipwreck off the Larnaca coast. Woolley thanked everyone and, according to reports, exclaimed, "See you next year!"...

Forecasts now show Hurricane Dorian shifting north, putting Georgia, Carolinas at risk Forecasts now show Hurricane Dorian shifting north, putting Georgia, Carolinas at risk

Tourists remaining in The Bahamas were sent to government shelters in schools, churches and other buildings that offered protection from the storm. On Friday, Bahamas Prime Minister Hubert Minnis ordered emergency evacuations for residents from t...

UAE, Yemen: Abu Dhabi Confirms Airstrike on Forces Aligned With Yemeni Government UAE, Yemen: Abu Dhabi Confirms Airstrike on Forces Aligned With Yemeni Government

Hadi's government said the arrests were "politically motivated". The Islamic State group on Friday claimed an attack that killed three separatists in the southern Yemeni city of Aden . Considered as Yemen's temporary capital, Aden is where ...