COVID-19 death toll in China reaches 2,236

It wasn't immediately known if the two infected had participated in Carnival festivities. Cinemas and theatres were also ordered shuttered, including Milan's legendary La Scala. The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that 113 of ... More..

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Elderly Couple Rescued After Getting Lost in Woods, Surviving on Puddle Water
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Elderly Couple Rescued After Getting Lost in Woods, Surviving on Puddle Water

On Thursday, the sheriff's office had announced that the search was now a "recovery mission", saying that with the resources deployed in finding Kiparsky and Irwin, they "would have located Carol and Ian if the...More..

Two People Killed During Mardi Gras Parades
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Two People Killed During Mardi Gras Parades

In both cases, the victim was trapped between the first two sections of the float and then crushed underneath it. Witnesses said the woman, New Orleans native Geraldine Carmouche, had apparently tried to cros...More..

Twitter Suspends Dozens Of Pro-Bloomberg Accounts For
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Twitter Suspends Dozens Of Pro-Bloomberg Accounts For "Platform Manipulation And Spam"

Twitter suspended 70 pro-Michael Bloomberg accounts from its platform, the company announced late on Friday, according to multiple news reports. "We have taken enforcement action on a group of accounts for...More..

Bear spotted wandering Southern California neighborhood
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Bear spotted wandering Southern California neighborhood

A monstrous 400-pound bear wandered into a Los Angeles suburb Friday, causing people to leave their homes - not to run to safety, but to take pictures of the menacing creature. "Just your average bear", said Do...More..

Wuhan thanks South Korean, French consulates for support amid outbreak
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Wuhan thanks South Korean, French consulates for support amid outbreak

Health and city officials say the woman who first tested positive had contact with some 1,160 people, both at the church, a restaurant and a hospital where she was treated for injuries from a vehicle accident. ...More..

Twitter Could Soon Penalize 'Harmfully Misleading' Tweets by Politicians
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Twitter Could Soon Penalize 'Harmfully Misleading' Tweets by Politicians

Twitter is also allowing users to participate in community reports, which allows the public to determine if the post with a badge is likely or unlikely harmfully misleading . In another version of the show, ...More..

Sanders slams Russian Federation amid reports Moscow trying to help his campaign
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Sanders slams Russian Federation amid reports Moscow trying to help his campaign

On Twitter , Trump has dismissed the reports of the intelligence warning as a "rumor" and a " hoax ", as he did after the U.S. intelligence community concluded Russian Federation interfered in the 2016...More..

Julian Assange Extradition Hearing Begins In London
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Julian Assange Extradition Hearing Begins In London

And he's not going quietly. His lawyers said they would present evidence they claim shows that Assange was offered a pardon if he agreed to say Russian Federation was not involved in leaking Democratic National...More..

Repatriation Flight for Brits Aboard Diamond Princess Delayed
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Repatriation Flight for Brits Aboard Diamond Princess Delayed

The Diamond Princess cruise ship began its journey over a month ago from Yokohama , a city some 30 kilometers south of the capital Tokyo . The flu-like sickness - which causes higher respiratory signs - h...More..

Sanders stretches lead in Democratic presidential race
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Sanders stretches lead in Democratic presidential race

Keen to avoid the drawn-out embarrassment of the Iowa caucus , which relied on flawed technology to relay results, Nevada officials pivoted to a " very , very low-tech" system, said Jon Summers, a senior a...More..

Watch Anderson Cooper Eviscerate Rod Blagojevich During Heated Interview
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Watch Anderson Cooper Eviscerate Rod Blagojevich During Heated Interview

Blagojevich responded that he didn't know how corrupt the criminal system was until he was convicted, and then tried to make excuses about why he didn't review those clemency requests. Trump commuted the senten...More..

Greta Thunberg is coming to Bristol for school strike
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Greta Thunberg is coming to Bristol for school strike

Greta Thunberg has cemented her place in social history as a globe-trotting climate activist, two-time Nobel Peace Prize nominee, Time Person of the Year, and Hulu documentary subject. Despite her struggle...More..

US President Trump to raise Kashmir, minorities' right issues during India visit
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

US President Trump to raise Kashmir, minorities' right issues during India visit

Mr Trump also stumbled over the names of Modi's home state of Gujarat and its biggest city Ahmedabad - where he was speaking - as well as the names of two Indian cricket heroes, Sachin Tendulkar and curre...More..

South Sudan's Rivals Form Unity Government Aiming to End War
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

South Sudan's Rivals Form Unity Government Aiming to End War

Opposition leader Riek Machar told reporters in the capital, Juba, he and President Salva Kiir agreed that after the government's formation they will resolve any outstanding issues laid out in a September 201...More..

Prayer leader forgives attacker
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Prayer leader forgives attacker

Maglad, known as the muezzin - the person who makes the call to prayer - returned to the mosque for Friday prayers less than 24 hours after the incident. On Thursday afternoon police were called to The London ...More..

US President Donald Trump reacts to Ayushmann Khurrana's Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

US President Donald Trump reacts to Ayushmann Khurrana's Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan

I grasp a film as an audience, and not as a star. For Shankar Tripathi, his son has fallen prey to a "deadly disease" and he tries everything he can to rid him of the spell, even as a frustrated Aman chides h...More..

Thai court dissolves opposition Future Forward Party
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Thai court dissolves opposition Future Forward Party

While the March election nominally restored civilian rule, former junta figures remain firmly in control of government through the ruling Palang Pracharath Party, which backs Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha. T...More..

Federal prosecutors probing if Boeing pilot knowingly lied to FAA — International Business
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Federal prosecutors probing if Boeing pilot knowingly lied to FAA — International Business

They are among 400 built in the past year that Boeing hasn't been able to deliver to airline customers. Despite the fact that particles has not been connected to these crashes, metal chips, tools and other ...More..

TBI issues AMBER Alert for child out of Sullivan County
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

TBI issues AMBER Alert for child out of Sullivan County

TBI said 15-month-old Evelyn Mae Boswell was reportedly last seen on December 26, 2019. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is searching for a vehicle in connection with a statewide Amber Alert. Andy ...More..

How Is India Preparing For Donald Trump's Visit? | India Today Special Coverage
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

How Is India Preparing For Donald Trump's Visit? | India Today Special Coverage

Modi will be in Ahmedabad on Monday where a jamboree named Namaste Trump will be accorded to the U.S. president. Organisers said there will be tens of thousands. Delhi responded with hiked duties on a raft of U...More..

Dozens protest in Ukraine over China virus evacuees
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

Dozens protest in Ukraine over China virus evacuees

Anxiety and suspicion among people in the central Ukrainian village of Novi Sanzhary, over the prospect of potential carriers of the new coronavirus heading their way, soon boiled over into violent protests. "I...More..

Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar resigns
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar resigns

The parties in the 160-seat chamber, the Dail, convened and nominated candidates to lead a new government as a Taoiseach, but without having a majority majority, was postponed until March 5. It wants a referend...More..

United States doomsday mum arrested in Hawaii, children still missing
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

United States doomsday mum arrested in Hawaii, children still missing

He was enrolled in an elementary school for a few weeks in September and last seen there, shortly before Vallow told employees that she was going to homeschool the boy. When Chad Daybell married Lori Val...More..

Flight carrying Canadian cruise passengers from Japan on way home
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

Flight carrying Canadian cruise passengers from Japan on way home

The passengers repatriated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship have arrived at the Nav Centre in Cornwall . The Diamond Princess is the site of the most COVID-19 infections outside of China, where the illnes...More..

Afghanistan: Week-long 'reduction in violence' to start Saturday
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

Afghanistan: Week-long 'reduction in violence' to start Saturday

In September 2018, Zalmay Khalilzad was appointed as the USA special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation, and in October of that year he held his first official round of negotiation with the Taliban i...More..

India’s hitting U.S. ‘very hard’, will talk biz with Modi: Donald Trump
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

India’s hitting U.S. ‘very hard’, will talk biz with Modi: Donald Trump

On Feb. 24, Trump will address the "Namaste [Hello] Trump" event with Modi at the new Motera cricket stadium in Ahmedabad - the world's largest with a seating capacity of over 100,000. On Tuesday Trump said ...More..

South Korea reports 52 more virus infections as outbreak expands
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

South Korea reports 52 more virus infections as outbreak expands

Outside the Shincheonji church in the city, Seo Dong-min, 24, told AFP: "With so many confirmed cases here I'm anxious that Daegu will become the second Wuhan", referring to the Chinese city where the virus f...More..

by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

Warren proposes contract to free women from Bloomberg confidentiality agreements

One of the women covered by Bloomberg's announcement is Sekiko Sekai Garrison, 55, who filed a complaint against Bloomberg and his company in 1995. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), who has been pressing the issue. So...More..

Mexican national held in Florida, accused of spying on U.S. for Russian Federation
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

Mexican national held in Florida, accused of spying on U.S. for Russian Federation

OnFeb 14, someday after flying right into the UNITED STATE from Mexico City, authorities claimed Fuentes and also his other half were seen tailgating one more vehicle to get to the gated condominium compl...More..

Summit standoff as European Union leaders grapple with Brexit-sized hole in budget
by | Friday, February 21, 2020

Summit standoff as European Union leaders grapple with Brexit-sized hole in budget

Mark Rutte talking to reporters. With an agreement still elusive, EU leaders need more time to reach a deal, Charles Michel , the European Council president, announced on Friday. One was the so-called "fruga...More..

Mysterious group protests Dem debate by unleashing pigeons wearing MAGA hats
by | Friday, February 21, 2020

Mysterious group protests Dem debate by unleashing pigeons wearing MAGA hats

One of the pigeons also sported a small, orange hairpiece similar to President Trump's hair. An email to local media from P.U.T.I.N., an acronym for Pigeons United To Interfere Now and also the last name of...More..

Hannah Clarke’s Parents Reveal Her Final Heroic Act To Protect Her Children
by | Friday, February 21, 2020

Hannah Clarke’s Parents Reveal Her Final Heroic Act To Protect Her Children

Following the press conference social media users were quick to criticise the officer's comments. In comments to the media on Thursday, Det Insp Mark Thompson had said it could be a case of a man "being dri...More..

Russian Federation meddling to help Trump win re-election, USA lawmakers hear
by | Friday, February 21, 2020

Russian Federation meddling to help Trump win re-election, USA lawmakers hear

While the briefing's focus was reportedly on the Russian government attempting to prop up Trump, officials also revealed to lawmakers that the Kremlin has been doing the same for Vermont Sen. Now that Grenell h...More..

by | Friday, February 21, 2020

House warned of Russian effort to re-elect Trump

A week later, U.S. President Donald Trump replaced his head of intelligence. "I will say this: I don't see any reason why it would be [ Russia ]". Grenell will retain his position as Ambassador, showing Tru...More..