Wednesday October 27-th, 2021

NWS: Winter weather advisories for our area NWS: Winter weather advisories for our area

A mix of freezing drizzle or freezing rain will also be possible. A rain and snow mix started Monday evening with everyone switching over to snow by 3 a.m. NWS in Topeka has issued a winter weather advisory in effect from 10 p.m. Tuesday to 10 p.m....

67-Year-Old Becomes the Oldest Woman in China to Give Birth 67-Year-Old Becomes the Oldest Woman in China to Give Birth

A 67-YEAR-OLD woman has given birth in China, a hospital said today, with the parents claiming they are the country's oldest couple to have a baby conceived naturally. The World Instances reported ed "Tianci", which means "gift fthe new baby girl w...

Greta Thunberg declines award: ‘Climate does not need prizes’ Greta Thunberg declines award: ‘Climate does not need prizes’

Two fellow climate activists spoke on Ms Thunberg's behalf at an award ceremony in Stockholm, Sweden , for the regional inter-parliamentary Nordic Council's prizes by reading a statement saying it was "an honour". As one of the richest countries in ...

3 dead in Los Angeles Halloween party shooting 3 dead in Los Angeles Halloween party shooting

The Long Beach Fire Department says fire crews responding to the shooting found the bodies of three adult males. Footage from our sister station KTLA shows paramedics treating at least seven people in a yard next to a nail salon. The shooting occ...

Impeachment vote will increase pressure on Perry Impeachment vote will increase pressure on Perry

Schiff heads the House Intelligence Committee, one of three panels leading an impeachment probe against Trump. The resolution also states that the minority may request witnesses to be called and issue subpoenas - but those subpoenas can only ...

Joshua Wong barred from contesting local elections in Hong Kong Joshua Wong barred from contesting local elections in Hong Kong

The long-running protests have taken a heavy toll on the city's economy. The warning comes ahead of preliminary gross domestic product figures due on Thursday that are expected to show Hong Kong entered a technical recession. "The people of #HongKo...

International Monetary Fund congratulates Argentina's new leader International Monetary Fund congratulates Argentina's new leader

Fernandez, a 60-year-old law professor, had 48 percent of the votes - easily crossing the threshold for outright victory - after 99 percent of the votes had been counted, with center-right incumbent Macri trailing at 40.44 percent. The bank restricte...

United States helicopter raid reported in Syria after trove of Baghdadi intelligence taken United States helicopter raid reported in Syria after trove of Baghdadi intelligence taken

It is reporter that he was wounded during the daring operation on Islamic State ( ISIS ) chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in Syria . The operation to kill the Islamic State group's leader took months of intelligence work, required the snatching of his...

Brexit 31 October commemorative coins to be Brexit 31 October commemorative coins to be "recycled"

But the boring politics world says no to all that now and we all have to endure at least another three months of the same news. The coins were already being minted so they could be put into circulation as soon as the United Kingdom left the EU.

Missing nurse is found alive in California's Sequoia National Park Missing nurse is found alive in California's Sequoia National Park

Mary Joanna Gomez was rescued after a harrowing six days in the California wilderness, thanks to her savvy use of an SOS signal. She had been on assignment in the Bay Area as a traveling nurse. Then, on Monday, an aircraft spotted something odd: rock...

Biden calls Trump an 'idiot' for dismissing Russian election interference Biden calls Trump an 'idiot' for dismissing Russian election interference

I really am not, truly". Biden's defense comes after his son admitted during an interview with ABC earlier this month that "it was poor judgement" to serve on the board of Ukrainian gas company Burisma while his father was vice president and over...

House recognizes Armenian genocide in rebuke to Turkey House recognizes Armenian genocide in rebuke to Turkey

The vote on the bipartisan resolution came on the heels of House passage of economic sanctions against Turkey. The Turkish embassy in Washington did not respond to MEE's request for comment on Tuesday. Adam B. Schiff (D-Burbank). Kim Kardashia...

Was Trump posing later for photo of raid on Al-Baghdadi? Was Trump posing later for photo of raid on Al-Baghdadi?

One defense official tells CNN it is not likely the President's comments are based on him hearing Baghdadi's voice inside the Situation Room where he monitored the operation in real time unless special arrangements were made. 'I don't have those ...

Sadako Ogata, leader of United Nations refugee agency, dies at 92 Sadako Ogata, leader of United Nations refugee agency, dies at 92

He also says Ogata was a committed internationalist and a friend to the United Nations throughout her life. For the first time, the agency took on a prominent role working directly in conflict zones to protect and support refugees and internally disp...

Trump’s Halloween Interaction With a Minion From ‘Despicable Me’ Goes Hilariously Awry Trump’s Halloween Interaction With a Minion From ‘Despicable Me’ Goes Hilariously Awry

The decorations rightly matched the theme of the evening appeared to be haunted forest-inspired. The encounter took place during this year's White House Halloween celebration, the Trumps' third time hosting the annual pumpkin-decorated festivities....

'Hash cake' accidentally served at German funeral 'Hash cake' accidentally served at German funeral

The funeral party went to a restaurant after the burial in Wiethagen for coffee and cake, a German tradition. Police found that a restaurant employee in charge of the cakes had asked her 18-year-old daughter to do the baking, the news website said....

‘We’ve made mistakes’: Boeing CEO faces tough questions from USA lawmakers ‘We’ve made mistakes’: Boeing CEO faces tough questions from USA lawmakers

Yesterday in Ireland, the mother of one of the victims, aid worker Mícheál (Mick) Ryan, said it was with great sadness, but relief, that she brought his remains home to Clare to be buried. Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenberg was raked over the coals at an...

US Judge Blocks Alabama’s Near-Total Abortion Ban US Judge Blocks Alabama’s Near-Total Abortion Ban

The law would ban abortion in all instances except those in which an abortion would prevent serious health risks to the mother. Amanda Reyes, executive director at Yellowhammer Fund, a grass-roots organization that helps low-income women pay for ab...

English tourist loses foot, another seriously injured in Whitsundays shark attack English tourist loses foot, another seriously injured in Whitsundays shark attack

Maggs suffered an injury to his calf, while Raddon had his foot bitten off in the attack. It is understood the two men were wrestling and thrashing about in the water when they were attacked by the shark. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk initially wou...

Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif 'critically unwell', says doctor Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif 'critically unwell', says doctor

The board informed the court that Sharif had been given 80 injections in order to bring his platelet count - which was reported to have dropped to unsafe levels - to normal. "I am treating Nawaz Sharif from past 20 years and I know his health is crit...

New economic plan details ambitious goals New economic plan details ambitious goals

The government approved a 2020 budget with no new taxes and a deficit of around 0.6% compared to the targeted level of around 7% for 2019, Hariri said . "Lies, lies, lies", said another protester who declined to give his name. "It is hard for th...

Pakistan denies airspace to PM Modi, India angry Pakistan denies airspace to PM Modi, India angry

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has turned down India's complaint against Pakistan's denial of permission to India's request for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to cross its airspace on an overseas tour, First Post reported ...

White House Releases Photo Of Trump Watching Baghdadi Raid From Situation Room White House Releases Photo Of Trump Watching Baghdadi Raid From Situation Room

Former U.S. officials have raised concerns about a resurgence of ISIS with the U.S. pulling back troops in Syria , and there also remains a threat from al Qaeda. While the raid and subsequent processes of identification and body "disposal" were docu...

Trump Blasts Chicago Police Chief Over Rate of Shootings, Murder Trump Blasts Chicago Police Chief Over Rate of Shootings, Murder

To applause from the assembled police chiefs, Trump attacked the authorities in Chicago , including the superintendent of police, for supposedly tolerating crime and, in keeping with the city's designation as a "sanctuary city", limiting collabo...

Army officer who listened to Trump's Ukraine call voiced concerns

As damaging evidence against Donald Trump in the Ukraine scandal continues to mount, the president continues to insist he had an innocuous phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymr Zelenskiy in July. The account stands in stark contrast with...

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