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Facebook headquarters evacuated over sarin gas scare

Facebook headquarters evacuated over sarin gas scare

Sarin , which is colourless, odourless, and tasteless, was reportedly detected by mail scanning machines in the facility. But exhaustive testing by fire and hazardous material teams found no toxic m...

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Hong Kong police evict protesters who stormed parliament

Hong Kong police evict protesters who stormed parliament

Protestors hold black balloons to symbolize mourning for Hong Kong during protests in Hong Kong. The protesters say the government isn't responding to their demands for a formal withdrawal of an ...

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Wasp super-nests hosting 15,000 insects are here to haunt your nightmares

Wasp super-nests hosting 15,000 insects are here to haunt your nightmares

The super nests begin to form when a good amount of the worker wasps survive the milder winters and are able to double their population for the spring. A single wasp can sting a person multiple times...

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UN calls for independent probe into Venezuelan navy captain's death

UN calls for independent probe into Venezuelan navy captain's death

Critics accuse Maduro's administration of arbitrary detentions and the systematic use of torture against dissidents and military officers accused of conspiring against his government. "I urge the auth...

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U.S. Embassy in Moscow concerned about Novi man's health

U.S. Embassy in Moscow concerned about Novi man's health

Embassy in Moscow. He was arrested by US special forces in Liberia in 2010. "Free Yaroshenko, swap him for an American or Americans who are serving a sentence here", Ryabkov was quoted as saying. ...

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Kamala Harris jumps to third place following first Democratic debates

Kamala Harris jumps to third place following first Democratic debates

The former DE senator defended his lengthy career and cited his commitment to civil rights. Kamala and her sister Maya, who is also a Democratic operative who has worked on the Hillary Clinton campaig...

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Ocasio-Cortez Is Put in Her Place by Sarah Sanders

Ocasio-Cortez Is Put in Her Place by Sarah Sanders

In footage posted on Instagram by the French presidential palace, President Donald Trump's daughter can be seen speaking to French President Emmanuel Macron , Canada's Prime Minister Justin Tr...

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Six killed, 51 schoolchildren injured in Taliban attack on Kabul

Six killed, 51 schoolchildren injured in Taliban attack on Kabul

He promised to release a "factual" casualty toll soon. The Taliban have refused to negotiate with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani , and a previous attempt to bring the armed group together with gov...

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Italian Police Arrest Migrant-Rescue Ship Captain after Docking

Italian Police Arrest Migrant-Rescue Ship Captain after Docking

After a two week stand-off with Italian authorities, Ms Rackete was arrested on Saturday for refusing to obey a military vessel as she navigated her ship into Italian waters near Lampedusa Island. B...

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Heavy rain pounds Mumbai - Man killed, traffic hit

Heavy rain pounds Mumbai - Man killed, traffic hit

Road traffic also continued to be affected for the second consecutive day in the city and suburbs as many areas were waterlogged, the subways in Andheri, Jogeshwari, Vile Parle and Dahisar flooded. Lo...

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Fears of violence as Sudan gets ready for 'million man' march

Fears of violence as Sudan gets ready for 'million man' march

Sunday's demonstrations in Khartoum are raising new questions about negotiations between Sudan's military junta and civilian protesters after an unexpected show of strength from the Forces for Free...

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Sudan police fire tear gas as 'million man’ marchers demand civilian rule

Sudan police fire tear gas as 'million man’ marchers demand civilian rule

The TMC said that some demonstrators threw rocks at the government forces and injured some of them, adding that some "elements seeking to ignite strife", used fire against protesters and government ...

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Tanks arrive in DC ahead of July 4 celebration

Tanks arrive in DC ahead of July 4 celebration

President Donald Trump isn't taking "no tanks" for an answer on the Fourth of July. "And we're very proud of it", said Trump, who has wanted a military parade since being impressed by events he att...

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World leaders react with worry to Iran's breach of nuclear deal

World leaders react with worry to Iran's breach of nuclear deal

A new report reveals that Iran has exceeded a limit imposed by former President Barack Obama's 2015 nuclear deal on the quantity of nuclear fuel it is allowed to possess, raising questions about...

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Trump, Xi set for high-stakes trade war talks in Japan

Trump, Xi set for high-stakes trade war talks in Japan

Such a move would have extended existing tariffs to nearly all Chinese imports into the United States . Trump had reportedly threatened to slap new levies on roughly $300 billion of additional Ch...

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United Nations chief welcomes Trump-Kim meeting

United Nations chief welcomes Trump-Kim meeting

In his speech to the Supreme People's Assembly, Kim said he would not meet with Trump again unless Washington changes its position by the end of the year. Carlson was on the sidelines at the Demil...

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Kamala Harris nabs Miami’s first 2020 congressional endorsement

Kamala Harris nabs Miami’s first 2020 congressional endorsement

Race has become a major flash point of the Democratic presidential campaign, and Biden's repeated stumbles raise questions about whether he'll be able to pivot from a messy discussion of his lengthy r...

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Huawei awaits US Commerce nod on resuming usage of Google Android

Huawei awaits US Commerce nod on resuming usage of Google Android

But applying tariffs to Chinese consumer goods in order to pressure China into changing its ways lacks bipartisan support, he adds. "We are where we are", he said at a news conference with Moon when...

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Doha Talks Continue Amid Taliban's Attack In Kabul

Dozens of people were wounded with fatalities feared in a Taliban-claimed attack which saw a powerful auto bomb rock Kabul early Monday, followed by gunmen who battled special forces in an area ho...

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Russian President Vladimir Putin Says Liberal, Pro-LGBT Views ‘Forced’ on People

Russian President Vladimir Putin Says Liberal, Pro-LGBT Views ‘Forced’ on People

Trump looked at Putin, shook his head and smiled. "We addressed nearly the entire list of issues of mutual concern", Putin said . Russian President Vladimir Putin fired a brand fresh broadside a...

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Baby born after heavily pregnant mum stabbed to death 'unlikely to survive'

Baby born after heavily pregnant mum stabbed to death 'unlikely to survive'

Scotland Yard said a post-mortem examination and formal identification of the victim would take place. "The Met's Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating, led by Detective Chief Inspec...

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Pete Buttigieg's presidential campaign raised over $24M in second quarter

Pete Buttigieg's presidential campaign raised over $24M in second quarter

The July 18 event will be his first formal campaign style event appearance in IN since launching his official campaign in South Bend. "Fifty years ago, queer people of color and trans people led a...

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United Nations chief urges action to avert climate change 'catastrophe'

United Nations chief urges action to avert climate change 'catastrophe'

The world, he said, "is facing a grave climate emergency". "I'm talking about the powering of a plant". However, earlier this week vice-president Mike Pence , when asked if climate change was a...

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Protesters in Hong Kong Breach Government Building as Protests Turn Violent

Protesters in Hong Kong Breach Government Building as Protests Turn Violent

Hong Kong media NOW reported at 9:30 a.m. local time that some protesters were slowing moving out of Harcourt Road and Lung Wui Road around LegCo to Tim Mei Avenue, which faces both the Hong K...

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Facebook buildings evacuated after mail tests positive for sarin, officials say

Facebook buildings evacuated after mail tests positive for sarin, officials say

The Menlo Park Fire Marshal reported that two Facebook employees may have come in contact with the nerve agent. A Facebook mail processing warehouse in Menlo Park was evacuated Monday, July 1, 2019,...

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Flock of birds prompts South Korea to scramble fighter jets

Flock of birds prompts South Korea to scramble fighter jets

Trump also defended his North Korea policy and blasted media that have questioned whether he should meet with Kim, given that talks with North Korea are stalled. "Since it's expected that the nuclear ...

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Turkey always supports investors: President Erdogan

Turkey always supports investors: President Erdogan

U.S. President Donald Trump told his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan that he wanted the issue over Ankara's procurement of air defense systems to be resolved without damaging bilateral ties, th...

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European Union leaders fail to agree on top jobs

European Union leaders fail to agree on top jobs

To be appointed Commission president, a candidate needs the support of at least 72% of the 28 member states, who must represent at least 65% of the bloc's population. "Weber will take the Parliament a...

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Border Patrol agents reportedly mock migrant deaths in private Facebook group

Border Patrol agents reportedly mock migrant deaths in private Facebook group

Harris said Biden's recollections of working with the two senators were hurtful. Harris, 54, who was born in the United States to an Indian mother and a Jamaican father who were both immigrants, h...

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Investigators examine wreckage of Texas plane crash that killed ten

Investigators examine wreckage of Texas plane crash that killed ten

How did this happen? CBS DFW TV channel reported that the plane crashed into a hangar on Sunday's morning, caught fire and was totally destroyed. The plane had just lifted off the runway at the s...

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