Sunday July 12-th, 2020

Trump threatens intelligence block over Huawei: US diplomat Trump threatens intelligence block over Huawei: US diplomat

Adopting Huawei's equipment on allies' 5G networks, Esper said, "could inject serious risk into our defense cooperation". US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has referred to Huawei as the manufacturer of the "Trojan horse for Chinese intelligence".

"West is winning", US tells China

Speaking Sunday alongside senior Senegalese officials during the first stop of a multi-nation visit to Africa, Pompeo said the Trump administration is now reviewing its security plans for West Africa and will ensure nations in the region receive al...

Abandoned 'ghost ship' runs aground on Cork coast

There was nobody on board the vessel when it ran aground about two kilometres west of Ballycotton on Sunday. It is understood the vessel had been abandoned over a year ago on the high seas as part of a complex maritime dispute. "From a public safet...

Michael Bloomberg under increasing fire from fellow US Democrats Michael Bloomberg under increasing fire from fellow US Democrats

Sanders said during the campaign. Biden finished fourth in Iowa and fifth in New Hampshire. Sanders is hoping to notch a victory in Nevada on Saturday as moderates struggle to unite behind a candidate who could serve as a counter to the Vermont s...

New Chancellor Rishi Sunak may delay March budget New Chancellor Rishi Sunak may delay March budget

Mr Sunak, previously the Treasury Chief Secretary, was catapulted into the top job after Mr Javid dramatically quit in last week's Cabinet reshuffle. It followed a series of well-publicised clashes between Mr Javid and Boris Johnson's chief advis...

China's Hubei reports 1,933 new coronavirus cases China's Hubei reports 1,933 new coronavirus cases

The World Health Organization (WHO) said its specialists had held their first meetings with Chinese health experts as part of efforts to find out how the new virus is spreading. "We thank them, and everyone else involved, for their cooperation throug...

Chinese tourist dies of coronavirus in France, first death in Europe - minister Chinese tourist dies of coronavirus in France, first death in Europe - minister

The Hong Kong government will send aircraft to Japan to bring back passengers from the quarantined cruise ship Diamond Princess , where the most coronavirus infections outside China have occurred. It was the woman in her 80s who died of the ...

Iran’s president: Trump doesn’t want war ahead of 2020 vote Iran’s president: Trump doesn’t want war ahead of 2020 vote

Tehran " will never negotiate under pressure ", Rouhani reiterated in an address quoted by local media. According to Rouhani, Iran will carry on resisting " with the same strength and power next year ", which will eventually see " the enemy " retur...

China, Vatican foreign ministers hold 1st meeting China, Vatican foreign ministers hold 1st meeting

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . Speaking at the Munich security conference, the head of the Chinese foreign Ministry assured that the epidemic will not disrupt China's economy. Most new cases - 67 - recorded on a cruise ship Diam...

Coronavirus outbreak: Plan to rescue Australians on Diamond Princess cruise ship Coronavirus outbreak: Plan to rescue Australians on Diamond Princess cruise ship

The flights carrying US passengers left Haneda Airport at around 6 a.m. Monday. Two planes chartered by the USA government arrived at the airport in Tokyo on Sunday night to evacuate the roughly 400 Americans aboard the ship. The unexpected findi...

Toronto police chief halts officer use of controversial facial recognition tool Toronto police chief halts officer use of controversial facial recognition tool

When asked if the tool has been used to make an arrest in the past four months, Gray said they are still gathering more details. In a statement, Ontario's Information and Privacy Commissioner Brian Beamish "urged" organizations to contact the offic...

Syrian forces seize most of Aleppo province, ahead of Turkey-Russia talks Syrian forces seize most of Aleppo province, ahead of Turkey-Russia talks

A Turkish delegation will arrive in Moscow on Monday to hold talks over the crisis in Idlib, Cavusoglu told reporters during the Munich Security Conference on Saturday. It has urged Russian Federation to stop the attacks, warning it would use militar...

Storm Dennis batters the United Kingdom Storm Dennis batters the United Kingdom

Dyfed-Powys Police said that the man had been seen entering the River Tawe near Gorsedd Park in Ystradgynlais area, in South Wales, at about 10am on Sunday morning. A record 594 flood warnings and alerts were raised, extending from Scotland's River T...

Day Weather Forecast for Clarion County Day Weather Forecast for Clarion County

Low around 33. Southeast wind 5 to 11 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 24 miles per hour. Areas south of Grand Rapids will see a rain/snow mix with an inch or less of snow accumulation, while Grand Rapids and vicinity see a rain/snow mix with...

Hollywood stunt woman killed by ex-husband after driveway ambush Hollywood stunt woman killed by ex-husband after driveway ambush

Cheryl Sanders , former stunt double to Nicole Kidman, has died in a gun fight. Cheryl, 59, who had doubled for such stars as Jessica Alba and Brooke Shields and had appeared in Back to the Future II , and her husband, 56, perished in the deadly...

Coronavirus still an emergency for China, says World Health Organization chief

The U.N. health agency's director-general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, told a gathering of global foreign policy and security leaders Saturday that WHO has been encouraged that there has not yet been widespread transmission of the virus outside of Ch...

United Kingdom issues rare ‘danger to life’ warning

Regular flooding spot Sandon Road in Stafford was again under water outside the Shell petrol station, while Linthouse Lane in Wednesfield was also flooded. The average rainfall in Wales for the month of February is 110.8mm. Many people are being re...

Sanders says presidential rival Bloomberg will not excite voters Sanders says presidential rival Bloomberg will not excite voters

African American voters form a key bloc in the Democratic primary which will come firmly into play in SC, the next state to vote after Nevada. "Last time we ran it was basically taken for granted. "It just stunned me that [Graham] did not respond to ...

Boy, 9, who fell through ice on Lake Erie presumed drowned Boy, 9, who fell through ice on Lake Erie presumed drowned

LeClair said the girl is the sister of the missing nine-year-old boy. Provincial Constable Rod LeClair says ice build up is causing delays for the units on scene to enter the water, but that the shoreline search is ongoing. Haldimand County OPP wer...

Troops deployed as Storm Dennis rips through Britain

Winds of over 90 miles per hour (150 kilometers per hour) were recorded in Aberdaron, south Wales. It also said 157mm of rain fell at Crai Reservoir in the Welsh county of Powys over 48 hours to Sunday morning. Flooding saw the M54 westbound closed...

Man dies as Storm Dennis slams United Kingdom, power cuts hit France

Elsewhere, a red weather warning for "prolonged heavy rain" was issued for South Wales this morning meaning there is a danger to life. Severe weather warnings are in place for most of the United Kingdom - and forecasters say a month's worth of rain...

US Denounces Detention in Venezuela of Guaido's Uncle US Denounces Detention in Venezuela of Guaido's Uncle

A number of European countries have recognised the opposition leader as Venezuela's acting president over Nicolás Maduro. Arreaza said in a statement, "the consequences of USA coercive unilateral measures are crimes against humanity and violate both ...

Taiwan's confirms first coronavirus death on island, cases at 20 Taiwan's confirms first coronavirus death on island, cases at 20

Health Minister Chen Shih-chung said during a news conference on Sunday that the deceased person was a man in his sixties, who had not traveled overseas recently and had diabetes and hepatitis B. Since the man had not left Taiwan before he was ill no...

Singapore confirms fifth Bangladeshi coronavirus patient from Bombardier construction site Singapore confirms fifth Bangladeshi coronavirus patient from Bombardier construction site

The fifth is a non-medical contact of case 59, a 61-year-old doctor. All the new nine cases of Covid-19 involve Singapore citizens with no recent travel history to China - EPA pic, February 14, 2020. As of noon yesterday, MOH had identified 2,093 c...

Proportion of severe COVID-19 cases drops significantly

He is currenty admitted to the isolation ward in Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah, Kedah. The deceased woman's daughter has also been infected, Ms Buzyn said, but she is believed to be recovering. Over 2,600 new cases were confirmed from a coronavirus ou...

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