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China police probe mystery explosions at office high-rise

China police probe mystery explosions at office high-rise

Just after 3 p.m. local time, the fire department in Changchun, the capital city of Jilin province, said it received reports of explosions coming from a auto parked in the basement of Wanda Plaza, a m...

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Heavy snow moves in making for trecherous conditions

Heavy snow moves in making for trecherous conditions

Reminder: Even though the snow is expected to come to an end early Monday morning, we'll continue to experience gusty winds, creating blowing and drifting snow and compromised visibility on area roadw...

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Italian police investigate French flying instructor over deadly alps air crash

Italian police investigate French flying instructor over deadly alps air crash

Rescue workers said those on board were off Swiss and French nationality. One other survivor, a German, is being treated in the same hospital as Mr Michel. In 1965, Hans Gmoser began using helicopte...

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Deep Freeze Grips Midwest With Record-Breaking Low Temperatures

Deep Freeze Grips Midwest With Record-Breaking Low Temperatures

This is due to the abnormal origins of the cold front moving through most of the Midwest: Known as an "arctic blast", this front started from the arctic circle as the name suggests. The low temperatur...

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Ireland says 'no change' to Brexit backstop

Ireland says 'no change' to Brexit backstop

The tánaiste said that a Brexit agreement that didn't include the crucial insurance policy to avoid a hard border would never be accepted by Brussels. He added that Britains proposal to change the bac...

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India displays military might to mark Republic Day

India displays military might to mark Republic Day

He and defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman greeted the chief guest and President Ram Nath Kovind . He also emphasised that this year's polls should be seen as a "once-in-a-century moment" that will s...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief says missile pact in danger after Russian Federation talks

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief says missile pact in danger after Russian Federation talks

The prospective collapse of the INF Treaty has raised concern in Europe, where many feared it would set the stage for a repeat of a Cold War showdown in the 1980s, when the US and the Soviet Union bot...

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Matthew Flinders' body found

Matthew Flinders' body found

The body of explorer Matthew Flinders has been found at a burial site beneath Euston station in London , 216 years after he circumnavigated Australia . "This is a very exciting moment for Australia"...

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Varadkar Says Troops Could Return to Border in Botched Brexit

Varadkar Says Troops Could Return to Border in Botched Brexit

In an interview with BBC One's The Andrew Marr Show , Coveney said he did not see the need for further compromise because "the backstop is already a compromise". However, as exit day on March 29th ap...

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Youth charged with terrorism following raids in Kingston, Ontario: RCMP

Youth charged with terrorism following raids in Kingston, Ontario: RCMP

Police said the two men who were arrested are friends, and did not indicate why one was charged and the other let go. RCMP Superintendent Peter Lambertucci said at a news conference on Friday that t...

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Australian Woman Bitten by Python While Sitting on Toilet

Australian Woman Bitten by Python While Sitting on Toilet

They say the woman was remarkably composed during the whole ordeal, even after finding out that her "frog" was actually a five-foot carpet python . She peeked into the toilet and thanks to her ex...

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97-Year-Old Survivor Angered By Holocaust Denial

97-Year-Old Survivor Angered By Holocaust Denial

A new study released in recent days by the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany and the Azrieli Foundation found that 52 percent of millennials in Canada can not name even one concen...

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Power Cuts As Australia Swelters Through Extreme Temperatures

Power Cuts As Australia Swelters Through Extreme Temperatures

Adelaide recorded 118F (47.7C) heat on Thursday afternoon, smashing the previous record of 115F (46.1C) which was set in January 1939. Adelaide , 640 kilometres (400 miles) west of Melbourne , on...

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Winter Storm Watch issued, snow expected Tuesday

Winter Storm Watch issued, snow expected Tuesday

Further south towards Galesburg and Burlington a mix of snow, sleet, and freezing rain is possible after midnight. A snowstorm will deliver 4-8 inches south of I-96 and 8-12 inches north of I-96 on ...

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Trump Still Proclaims

Trump Still Proclaims "We Will Build the Wall" - Mish Talk

The announcement in the White House Rose Garden on the bipartisan deal marked a retreat by Trump, suspending a row that paralyzed Washington, disrupted air travel, and left more than 800,000 federal...

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French 'Yellow Vest' Protests Mark 11th Week of Anti-Macron Marches

French 'Yellow Vest' Protests Mark 11th Week of Anti-Macron Marches

A Hamilton man has been charged with assault after a fight between "yellow vest" demonstrators and local anti-fascism protesters. The movement began in mid-November 2018 over higher fuel taxes, whic...

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President Donald Trump makes remarks on federal shutdown

President Donald Trump makes remarks on federal shutdown

President Donald Trump , who famously vowed to negotiate big deals in the White House, came out of a government shutdown battle on Friday politically wounded and outmaneuvered by U.S. "This was in no...

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North Macedonia name deal: European Union says 'mission impossible' accomplished

North Macedonia name deal: European Union says 'mission impossible' accomplished

Parliament in Athens agreed by 153 votes to 146 to approve the name Republic of North Macedonia , despite widespread opposition from the public. The area of the modern state of Macedonia has hist...

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Roger-Stone-Arrested-Robert-Mueller-President Donald-Trump-Witch-Hunt

Roger-Stone-Arrested-Robert-Mueller-President Donald-Trump-Witch-Hunt

Stone, they say, was in close contact with the Trump campaign as he was trying to find out when WikiLeaks was planning to publish its next batch of damaging emails and documents about the Clinton ca...

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United Nations rights expert to visit Turkey for global inquiry in Khashoggi murder

United Nations rights expert to visit Turkey for global inquiry in Khashoggi murder

The special rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary killings of the United Nations, Agnes Callamard, will launch the probe into the responsibility of various states and individuals for the m...

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How Congress got Trump to climb down, end shutdown -- for now

How Congress got Trump to climb down, end shutdown -- for now

President Trump triggered a range of responses from his conservative media supporters Friday for abandoning his latest demand that Congress approve funding for a wall to be built on the Mexican bor...

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Met Éireann forecasts cold weather snap biting back quickly

Met Éireann forecasts cold weather snap biting back quickly

A spell of "very strong northerly winds", is expected to affect the east coast of England and southern Scotland and the west coast of England, Northern Ireland and Wales today. From early tonight and ...

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Justin Trudeau axes Canadian ambassador to China over Huawei exec remarks

Justin Trudeau axes Canadian ambassador to China over Huawei exec remarks

Mr Trudeau said in a statement he had asked John McCallum to step down, but did not offer a reason. The prime minister did not immediately issue an explanation, but the move comes after the former a...

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4 places Donald Trump could deliver his State of the Union

4 places Donald Trump could deliver his State of the Union

The Constitution states only that the president "shall from time to time give to the Congress Information of the State of the Union", meaning the president can speak anywhere he chooses or give his up...

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Philippine church bomb death toll rises to 27

Philippine church bomb death toll rises to 27

As soldiers responded, a second device was detonated in the parking lot. The attack comes days after a regional vote for a new Muslim autonomous region . The province is home to a rival rebel facti...

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In a Trump retreat, shutdown ends without wall money for now

In a Trump retreat, shutdown ends without wall money for now

The deal he reached with congressional leaders contains no new money for the wall, but ends the longest shutdown in USA history. But the US President warned his battle with the Democrat-led house of...

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UK's May to make last-ditch plea to rebel MPs on Brexit deal

UK's May to make last-ditch plea to rebel MPs on Brexit deal

They are also calling for no deal to be taken off the table. Backed by select committee chairs including Mr Benn, Rachel Reeves, Yvette Cooper and Norman Lamb - and senior backbenchers including Ed ...

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Kentucky Bishop Blasts School Boys Who Wore MAGA Hats to Pro-Life March

Kentucky Bishop Blasts School Boys Who Wore MAGA Hats to Pro-Life March

A video emerged January 19 of Sandmann standing in close proximity to Native-American activist Nathan Phillips , who was, at the time, chanting and playing a ceremonial drum. Testimony, in tandem w...

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Trump appointee 'overruled' rejection of Jared Kushner for top security clearance

Trump appointee 'overruled' rejection of Jared Kushner for top security clearance

Kushner's was "one of at least 30 cases" in which Kline did so, and they reported that the number of rejections overruled was "unprecedented". Separately, the sources claimed that Kushner even t...

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McCallum says dropping Meng extradition would be 'great' for Canada

McCallum says dropping Meng extradition would be 'great' for Canada

Trudeau thanked McCallum for his service and specified that following McCallum's resignation Jim Nickel, the deputy head of mission in the Canadian Embassy in Beijing , would represent Canada in Chin...

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