Train accident on Danish bridge kills six

Banedanmark, which maintains and controls rail network traffic, said the train was heading towards Copenhagen . The incident occurred as it crossed the bridge from Zealand to Funen, which has since been forced to close. The government agency respo... More..

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China will not 'give up use of military force' over Taiwan
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

China will not 'give up use of military force' over Taiwan

At a gathering commemorating the 40th anniversary of issuing the Message to Compatriots in Taiwan that marked a thaw in China-Taiwan relations, Xi said, emphasizing that "Chinese do not fight Chinese" that peac...More..

US fires tear gas across the Mexico border to stop migrants
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

US fires tear gas across the Mexico border to stop migrants

According to an AP photographer at the scene, at least three volleys of tear gas were launched onto the Mexican side that affected migrants, including women and children, and journalists in the area. CBP said s...More..

Kentucky officers saddened after box truck carrying doughnuts catches fire
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Kentucky officers saddened after box truck carrying doughnuts catches fire

They are understandably upset and shared their reactions via Twitter. The Toledo police department wrote in a tweet, "Hang in there, 2019 will get better". Meanwhile, members of the Louisville Metro Police De...More..

Two women enter flashpoint India temple
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Two women enter flashpoint India temple

The wall is backed by many Hindu organisations that support the entry of women of all ages into the temple, according to the Indian Express . "Police are bound to offer protection to anyone wanting to worship ...More..

What 'denuclearization' means to North Korea's Kim Jong Un
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

What 'denuclearization' means to North Korea's Kim Jong Un

According to Kim Dong-yub, this is not only a message to South Korea , asking it to determine its North Korea policy independently without the involvement of the U.S., but also an indirect appeal to Washingto...More..

House Democrats to pass plan to reopen government Thursday
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

House Democrats to pass plan to reopen government Thursday

President Donald Trump on Tuesday invited congressional leaders to a bipartisan briefing on border security at the White House as a partial USA government shutdown over Trump's $5 billion (3.92 billion po...More..

Far-right firebrand Jair Bolsonaro to be sworn in as president
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Far-right firebrand Jair Bolsonaro to be sworn in as president

The Russian delegation led by State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin will fly to Brazil on Monday, where they will take part in the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Jair Bolsonaro on January 1, the Dum...More..

Kim calls for more Korea talks with Moon in new year
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Kim calls for more Korea talks with Moon in new year

The presidential official, however, didn't specify when the North Korean leader will be visiting Seoul. Moon said in a Facebook post, "I welcome Kim's intention to meet frequently in the New Year and discuss ...More..

Van Slams Into New Year’s Revelers in Tokyo, Injuring 8 People
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Van Slams Into New Year’s Revelers in Tokyo, Injuring 8 People

Every New Year's Eve, the train line that includes Harajuku station runs all night, for people welcoming the new year with a shrine visit. Police were, however, keeping an open mind as there was no intelligen...More..

Russian Federation under pressure of states perceiving it as 'a competitor', says Lavrov
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Russian Federation under pressure of states perceiving it as 'a competitor', says Lavrov

Despite US warnings of punitive sanctions against nations doing military transactions with Moscow, India inked a United States dollars 5 billion deal to purchase the much-vaunted S-400 air defence system from R...More..

Pelosi hopes to end shutdown as Democrats take control of the House
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Pelosi hopes to end shutdown as Democrats take control of the House

House Democrats announced Monday bills to re-open the government, with one measure including $1.3 billion for border security. Pelosi will lead House Democrats in voting on a bill to reopen the government ...More..

Man Opens Fire on Car, Kills 7-Year-Old Girl
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Man Opens Fire on Car, Kills 7-Year-Old Girl

Gonzalez described the shooting as "totally unprovoked". "You should have a heart and step forward and say you did this to this baby because she did not deserve what you did to her". "Please keep this famil...More..

Kim calls for corresponding U.S. measures, ready to meet Trump
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Kim calls for corresponding U.S. measures, ready to meet Trump

According to Kim Dong-yub, this is not only a message to South Korea, asking it to determine its North Korea policy independently without the involvement of the United States, but also an indirect appeal to Was...More..

House Democrats Have Plan to Re-open Government
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

House Democrats Have Plan to Re-open Government

Mr Trump has remained out of the public eye since returning to the White House early Thursday from a 29-hour visit to U.S. troops in Iraq, instead taking to Twitter to attack Democrats . Senate Majority Lead...More..

Elizabeth Warren Announces Exploratory Committee for Presidential Run
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Elizabeth Warren Announces Exploratory Committee for Presidential Run

Warren is expected to base her campaign headquarters in Boston, with an operation likely to be led by her longtime aide Dan Geldon. But recent events have illustrated some of her potential weaknesses. The pre...More..

Macron and Merkel demand release of Ukrainian sailors
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Macron and Merkel demand release of Ukrainian sailors

Since then, Russian Federation has banned imports of beer, vodka, juice, wallpaper and confectionery from Ukraine. Relations between the neighbors have been tense and fragile since Russia's annexation of Cr...More..

Russian Federation detains American in Moscow over suspected spying
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Russian Federation detains American in Moscow over suspected spying

FSB opened a criminal case under the article pertaining to espionage . PHOTO: Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with the top military staff in the Russian Defense Ministry's headquarters ...More..

4 dead, dozens missing after gas explosion hits Russian Federation high-rise
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

4 dead, dozens missing after gas explosion hits Russian Federation high-rise

They said some residents could have been buried under debris after Monday's accident. In 2015, at least five people were killed when a gas blast damaged an apartment building in the city of Volgograd. Emerg...More..

Democrats Won't Seat A North Carolina Republican Amid Election Fraud
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Democrats Won't Seat A North Carolina Republican Amid Election Fraud

Though the board has dissolved , board staffers can continue to work on the investigation, but they will not be able to issue subpoenas, hold hearings or call for a new election , said Josh Lawson, the board'...More..

Anak Krakatau volcano now a quarter of its pre-eruption size
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Anak Krakatau volcano now a quarter of its pre-eruption size

Scientists are uncertain what Anak Krakatau will do next, but it could erupt violently or stress on the rock could cause another collapse and landslide, spawning another tsunami . For Indonesia, 2018 has bee...More..

Indian forces martyr four more Kashmiri youth in IoK
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Indian forces martyr four more Kashmiri youth in IoK

As many as 16 persons were injured in clashes that erupted thereafter. According to police , a cordon and search operation (CASO) was launched by security forces in Rajpora following inputs about the pos...More..

Hotel Employees Fired After Calling 911 On Black Guest Using His Phone
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Hotel Employees Fired After Calling 911 On Black Guest Using His Phone

Massey, a resident of Kent, Washington, who had traveled to Portland to attend a Travis Scott concert, claimed he was targeted by a security guard because he is black and that this led to him being ejected fr...More..

Israeli settler units to be built in occupied West Bank
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Israeli settler units to be built in occupied West Bank

A defense ministry committee with responsibility for such projects on Tuesday and Wednesday approved the plans, the settlement watchdog Peace Now said in a statement. Most countries consider all settlements tha...More..

Trump threatens to close Mexico border if funding for wall not approved
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Trump threatens to close Mexico border if funding for wall not approved

At a time when most of Congress has left town for the holidays despite the budget impasse, Trump has emphasized his decision to cancel a planned vacation at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida and remain in Was...More..

Trump Wrongly Says Democrats Are Responsible for Children’s Deaths at the Border
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Trump Wrongly Says Democrats Are Responsible for Children’s Deaths at the Border

Castillo concluded that the Trump administration must "immediately end its practice of warehousing families and children in the 'hierleras, ' make sure that all the families and children are provided safe and s...More..

'Deeply concerning': Why the rise in migrants crossing the English Channel?
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

'Deeply concerning': Why the rise in migrants crossing the English Channel?

Dozens more have crossed the Channel from France and Belgium using small dinghies and motor boats over the festive period, after seaborne crossings - once rare in what world's busiest shipping lane, compared ...More..

Snow falling across Northland as winter storm moves in
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Snow falling across Northland as winter storm moves in

A collision between a small bus and an SUV in Minnesota killed a 47-year-old woman on the bus and injured nine others Thursday. The crash involved a commercial vehicle and a passenger auto, Trooper Tod Hileman ...More..

Sheriff Blames Sanctuary Law for California Officer’s Death
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Sheriff Blames Sanctuary Law for California Officer’s Death

Arriaga is suspected to have shot the officer within minutes after being pulled over. On December 27, KCSO learned that Arriaga was believed to be hiding in a residence in the 8200 block of Brooks Lane in the...More..

Personal Details of 997 North Korean Defectors Stolen by Hackers
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Personal Details of 997 North Korean Defectors Stolen by Hackers

The information stolen included defectors' home addresses. The hacking attack, which occurred sometime last month, appears to be the largest theft of information about defectors to date. Hana centres are ta...More..