Monday September 21-st, 2020

Netanyahu touts visit with President Trump to discuss peace plans Netanyahu touts visit with President Trump to discuss peace plans

The two days of foreign policy meetings will provide Mr. Trump with a contrast from the trial in the Republican-led Senate that is weighing articles of impeachment against him approved by the Democratic-led House of Representatives. Netanyahu struggl...

China reports 2,744 confirmed cases of new coronavirus pneumonia, 80 deaths China reports 2,744 confirmed cases of new coronavirus pneumonia, 80 deaths

Two new cases were reported Sunday - one in Los Angeles County in California and the other in Maricopa County, Arizona . The three previously reported cases were a patient in Orange County, California; a man in his 30s in Washington state; and a ...

Philippines lowers volcano alert, thousands can return home Philippines lowers volcano alert, thousands can return home

Batangas Governor Hermilando Mandanas on Sunday announced that classes in the entire province of Batangas are still suspended as schools continue to be used as evacuation centers. "Due to the recent volcanic eruption of the Taal volcano affecting num...

Lev Parnas Has More Recordings of Donald Trump, His Attorney Says Lev Parnas Has More Recordings of Donald Trump, His Attorney Says

He also told CNN that Parnas had more recordings and photographs that might be released to the public. The recording appears to contradict statements by Trump that he did not know Giuliani associates Parnas or Fruman - who have been indicted on cam...

Trump administration to reduce federal funds to California over abortion issue Trump administration to reduce federal funds to California over abortion issue

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement will significantly boost exports to our two closest neighbors, and the president's "Phase One" trade deal with China achieved historic concessions from the world's foremost trade cheater. "It's going to be a ...

Why Washington state’s health experts aren’t panicking yet about the Wuhan coronavirus Why Washington state’s health experts aren’t panicking yet about the Wuhan coronavirus

The restrictions came after days in which Wuhan and more than a dozen surrounding cities put residents on lockdown, halting nearly all inbound and outbound travel in an extraordinary attempt to prevent the virus from spreading further. Officials at t...

Philippines' Duterte threatens to end military deal with the United States Philippines' Duterte threatens to end military deal with the United States

Dela Rosa said the USA embassy in the Philippines did not explain why his visa had been cancelled but that he believed it was most likely because of allegations of extrajudicial killings during his more than two-year term as police chief.

Rain, snow and fog tonight Rain, snow and fog tonight

This system causing the rain today will push east overnight, and we should start the work and school week off on a dry and sunnier note. High around 43 degrees. Afternoon highs will warm into the lower 50s along with southwest winds around 5 miles ...

Paramedics who transported likely coronavirus patient learned about it in the news Paramedics who transported likely coronavirus patient learned about it in the news

Following their refusal, a police report was lodged by a doctor from Hospital Sultanah Aminah, where the patient was referred to the hospital by another private hospital after the child showed influenzas-like symptoms. "The government is checking all...

Locust swarms descend on East Africa, posing 'major food security problem'

The FAO says the current invasion is known as an "upsurge" - when an entire region is affected - however if it gets worse and can not be contained, over a year or more, it would become what is known as a "plague" of locusts . Efforts are being mad...

Trump on lifting Iran sanctions: ‘No thanks!’ Trump on lifting Iran sanctions: ‘No thanks!’

The U.S. has since reimposed tough sanctions that have crippled Iran's economy. Iran is "still at the negotiating table. They are the ones who left". Trump had earlier tweeted, also in Farsi, his support of anti-government protesters in Iran.

EU, China and others agree on interim trade dispute appeal system EU, China and others agree on interim trade dispute appeal system

Brussels and the United States agree that the organisation needs a bit of profound reform, and also have worked together to draft new guidelines which could control Beijing's utilization of industrial subsidies, however they've failed to come to some...

Death toll from Turkey quake rises to 35 Death toll from Turkey quake rises to 35

The Turkish government's disaster and emergency management agency (AFAD) said 31 people died, the majority in Elazig but at least four in nearby Malatya, and 1,607 were injured. Tents, beds and blankets were provided to shelter those displaced by the...

Rot am See shooting: Six killed in German town Rot am See shooting: Six killed in German town

A man has shot dead six members of his family - including his parents - in the south-west German town of Rot am See, local police have said at a briefing. Police said that a "large operation" was underway. The police told local TV that the suspect ...

North Korea confirms ex-military official as new foreign minister North Korea confirms ex-military official as new foreign minister

Ri Son Gwon has led numerous inter-Korean talks over the past 15 years as the chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country, the organization which handles South Korean affairs. North Korea asserted Tuesday that it would no ...

Video appears to show Trump ordering Marie Yovanovitch's removal Video appears to show Trump ordering Marie Yovanovitch's removal

Joseph Bondy , an attorney for Lev Parnas, told NewsHour that Parnas, an associate of Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, was at the dinner with the president and several others when Trump said he wanted Yovanovitch out. Both Mr Fruman and Mr ...

Teen told no graduation because of dreadlocks Teen told no graduation because of dreadlocks

A recent development in a USA school indicates that Deandre Arnold , a high school student of Barbers Hill High School is being discriminated against because of his choice of hair style. His school, Barbers Hill High School in the city of Mont Bel...

U.S. updates number injured in Iran attack U.S. updates number injured in Iran attack

US Defence Secretary Mark Esper had directed the Pentagon to review the process for tracking and reporting injuries. Esper was only informed of the evacuations after at least 11 U.S. President Donald Trump dismissed the idea of launching a countera...

Varadkar Willing To Work With Fianna Fail To Form A Government Varadkar Willing To Work With Fianna Fail To Form A Government

Micheál Martin was speaking after the Leo Varadkar said he would consider it if it was "the only way" to form a stable government. "The people want a new government". Mr Martin has dismissed polls putting his party ahead of Fine Gael and insisted t...

President Trump To Address Anti-Abortion March For Life President Trump To Address Anti-Abortion March For Life

In 2018, Mr Trump was the first sitting president to address the Campaign for Life gala, sponsored by the Susan B Anthony List anti-abortion political action group. In an interview with NPR, Planned Parenthood's acting president and CEO, Alexis M...

12 lunar new year products to celebrate the year of the rat 12 lunar new year products to celebrate the year of the rat

The next Chinese new year will begin on February 12, 2021. Each year within the 12-year cycle of the lunar calendar is represented in Chinese mythology by one of 12 animals with this year being the Year of the Rat. Chinese nationals joined their Ke...

Leyton machete attack: Van driver jailed for 16 years Leyton machete attack: Van driver jailed for 16 years

Muhammad Rodwan, 56, from Luton, slashed PC Stuart Outten, 29, after the van driver was pulled over by officers in Leyton, east London, in August. PC Outten suffered six wounds to his head, skull fractures, broken fingers and injuries to his arms.

University of Minnesota student jailed in China for Twitter posts University of Minnesota student jailed in China for Twitter posts

Canonically, Limburger is an evil alien from the planet Plutark in the guise of a Chicagoan industrialist. According to Axios , Luo's Twitter account has several tweets and retweets that contain morphed images Chinese President Xi Jinping , com...

PARKING LOT POOPER: Woman arrested, accused of defecating 8 times in public PARKING LOT POOPER: Woman arrested, accused of defecating 8 times in public

Andrea F. Grocer was caught around 6:51 a.m. on January 22 by officers as she was allegedly about to defecate in the parking of the Natick Outdoor Store at 38 North Ave., according to police, The MetroWest Daily News reported. Grocer apologised to ...

34 troops diagnosed with brain injury after Iran strike 34 troops diagnosed with brain injury after Iran strike

Two days after President Donald Trump dismissed concussion symptoms suffered by several American troops as "not very serious", after Iranian airstrikes on Ayn al-Asad Air Base in Iraq, the Defense Department said 34 USA service members were diagn...

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