Monday July 13-th, 2020

Suspected food poisoning downs several guests at Imelda’s birthday bash Suspected food poisoning downs several guests at Imelda’s birthday bash

Chaos erupted at a huge party to celebrate the 90th birthday of former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos on Wednesday, with 261 friends and supporters rushed to Manila hospitals with suspected food poisoning. "We have reached out to those affecte...

Cockroaches are becoming immune to insecticides Cockroaches are becoming immune to insecticides

In one of the single-insecticide experiments, Scharf and colleagues found there was little starting resistance to the chosen insecticide, and they were able to all but eliminate the cockroach population. Even when the researchers used multiple insect...

Boeing sets aside $100 million for crash families, communities Boeing sets aside $100 million for crash families, communities

The aviation giant said it would partner with local governments and nonprofit organizations on community programs and economic development in grieving communities. "We know every person who steps aboard one of our airplanes places their trust in us",...

Hiker killed as volcano erupts on Italian tourist island of Stromboli Hiker killed as volcano erupts on Italian tourist island of Stromboli

He said it was not known if there were any hikers on the volcano at the time of the eruption. Molten material from the volcano has also ignited a series of fires. Fiona Carter, a British tourist on the island of Panarea, some 27 kilometres southeas...

Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp are down and users are voicing outrage Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp are down and users are voicing outrage

In addition to Facebook's photo issue, some social media users are also reporting trouble with two other popular apps - Instagram and WhatsApp . Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp are experiencing network problems around the world including Qa...

Jury resumes deliberations in U.S. Navy SEAL's war crimes trial Jury resumes deliberations in U.S. Navy SEAL's war crimes trial

The chief petty officer could face life in prison if convicted. It will be up to them to decide who they believe. "The death of the ISIS detainee is a result of stabbing because Gallagher said so", Pietrzyk said. The defense team called eight witne...

Trump denies administration's retreat on census citizenship question Trump denies administration's retreat on census citizenship question

At the same time, the Justice Department told a judge presiding over an ongoing court battle over the citizenship question that the administration had made a final decision not to proceed, according to two lawyers involved in the litigation.

10 killed in Texas plane crash identified 10 killed in Texas plane crash identified

After another five seconds, three alarms sounded, warning pilots that the plane was banked too sharply to one side, he said. The co-pilot was Mathew Palmer, 27. Officials previously indicated that almost all off the plane was destroyed in the fire,...

America's Liquefied Natural Gas Resonance May Strike With Climate Change America's Liquefied Natural Gas Resonance May Strike With Climate Change

The report says the increase in natural gas is driven largely by the North American fracking boom, which changed the industry about 11 years ago. While those investments seem wise today they will seemingly be thwarted in the prolonged series by a m...

Rahul Gandhi quits as Congress president Rahul Gandhi quits as Congress president

Modi's BJP party won a landslide 300 seats, making huge unexpected gains in traditionally Congress territory. The party appears to be stuck in a time-warp ever since- there is no talk of a replacement, and nobody is sure how the transition is likel...

Three arrested over central Sydney 'terror plots' Three arrested over central Sydney 'terror plots'

While Dakkak faced court, counter terror investigators charged Isaac El Matari with being a member of a terror organisation, preparing for a terrorist act and preparing to enter a foreign country for the objective of engaging in hostile activities.

BOURBON BLAZE: Jim Beam warehouses burn in Kentucky BOURBON BLAZE: Jim Beam warehouses burn in Kentucky

The facility is on McCracken Pike, near the Franklin County line. The liquor company operates roughly 126 warehouses in Kentucky that hold approximately 3.3 million barrels, so the fire only took about 1.4 percent of Beam Suntory's total product.

Donald Trump Says Raids On Migrants To Begin After July 4 Donald Trump Says Raids On Migrants To Begin After July 4

Noting that they were in Japan during the president's visit to the G20 summit, Carlson contrasted the cleanliness of their metro areas to large American cities, adding that "there is no graffiti" or people "going to the bathroom on the streets" in Ja...

Democrat Pete Buttigieg says he raised $24M in 2nd quarter Democrat Pete Buttigieg says he raised $24M in 2nd quarter

Mr Buttigieg, 37, surprised many people with a first-quarter haul of roughly seven million USA dollars that topped many of his better-known rivals and helped place him in the top tier of a crowded 2020 field that has drawn more than 20 contenders.

World Leaders Urge Iran Not to Upscale Enrichment World Leaders Urge Iran Not to Upscale Enrichment

Officials from both nations argue that the US' pressure on Iran led to the breakdown of the agreement, which Washington abandoned a year ago. The president's remarks were in keeping with a strategy outlined by Tehran in June. The nuclear deal was...

U.S. firms can sell technology to Huawei : Donald Trump U.S. firms can sell technology to Huawei : Donald Trump

These include forcing foreign companies to hand over technology in exchange for access to the Chinese market; subsidizing its own companies (especially those owned by the state) while burying foreign firms in regulations; providing government money...

Putin says Elton John 'mistaken' over LGBT Putin says Elton John 'mistaken' over LGBT

In an interview with the Financial Times ahead of the summit, Mr Putin insisted the spy row was "not worth serious interstate relations". Sir Elton said his film Rocketman was edited in Russian Federation to remove references to his husband Da...

Heavy Rains Force More Than 1 Million to Evacuate in Japan Heavy Rains Force More Than 1 Million to Evacuate in Japan

As the Japan Meteorological Agency warned of downpours in southwestern and western Japan through the next day, eight other municipalities in Kagoshima Prefecture and neighboring Miyazaki Prefecture advised some 310,000 people to evacuate. The agency ...

Hunter Biden Bares All to Protect Dad's Campaign Hunter Biden Bares All to Protect Dad's Campaign

The details of their whirlwind romance were confirmed for the first time in a New Yorker profile of Hunter , 49, published on Monday. Over the last 15 years, Hunter has checked into and out of rehabilitation centers; the report detailed at lea...

United States condemns brazen Kabul terrorist attack United States condemns brazen Kabul terrorist attack

Despite peace talks gaining momentum, fighting between the Taliban and Afghan forces who are backed by the foreign troops, Shas raged across Afghanistan. The US and the Taliban are now holding peace talks to try to forge a deal that would end Ame...

Malaysian passport 13th most powerful, Singapore and Japan rank 1st Malaysian passport 13th most powerful, Singapore and Japan rank 1st

India shares the 86th position with Mauritiana and Sao Tome and Principe. However, this latest unique research appears to confirm something that many of us already knew intuitively: "that increased visa-openness benefits the entire global community, ...

DHS Inspector General Finds 'Dangerous Overcrowding' In Border Patrol Facilities DHS Inspector General Finds 'Dangerous Overcrowding' In Border Patrol Facilities

Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., about his attempts at the time to visit detention facilities at the border and being blocked from doing so by border patrol . Ocasio-Cortez said in a tweet that Customs and Border Protection "did a lot of "cleaning up' bef...

Airstrike Hits Tripoli Migrant Detention Center, Kills 40 Airstrike Hits Tripoli Migrant Detention Center, Kills 40

The conflict is part of chaos in the oil-and-gas-producing nation since the NATO-backed overthrow of former leader Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. A spokesman for Haftar forces did not immediately answer phone calls and messages seeking comment.

China missile test in South China Sea ‘disturbing’: Pentagon China missile test in South China Sea ‘disturbing’: Pentagon

Pentagon spokesman Lt. Col. Dave Eastburn said in a news report that they were aware of the missile launch from the man-made structures in the Spratly Islands (Kalayaan) in the South China Sea. President Trump's personal brand of diplomacy is contrib...

EU Commissioner Bieńkowska to participate in Ukraine Reform Conference in Toronto EU Commissioner Bieńkowska to participate in Ukraine Reform Conference in Toronto

Investors, she said, complained about lack of respect for the rule of law, poor infrastructure and a lack of capital. "You have a judiciary that has been subject to political influences from various directions for a long time", said Kurt Volker, th...

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