Kitchener woman charged after house explosion in London

One member of the public and several first responders were injured, police said . At its peak, upwards of 50 firefighters were battling the blazes overnight. Evacuees were housed at the Carling Heights Optimist Community Centre on Elizabeth Street... More..

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi fears 'unchecked population explosion'
by | Friday, August 16, 2019

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi fears 'unchecked population explosion'

In a national address from the Mughal-era Red Fort in New Delhi on Thursday, Mr Modi said the snap August 5 decision, which he hailed as a "major achievement", would help unify the country and restore the r...More..

Dangerous heat grips parts of 13 states in South, Midwest
by | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Dangerous heat grips parts of 13 states in South, Midwest

After a dip in the heat index Monday evening, the index is expected to continue to rise, meteorologists said. Our area was placed under an excessive heat warning Monday. "There's a weak cold front flying do...More..

Floods in Kerala, India, Destroy Homes
by | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Floods in Kerala, India, Destroy Homes

Around 288,000 people across the state's worst-affected districts including Wayanad , Malappuram, and Kozhikode have been moved to relief camps. A total of 4,08,322 people have been rescued from the district a...More..

Trump Says It's Totally 'Fine' To Retweet An Epstein Death Conspiracy Theory
by | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Trump Says It's Totally 'Fine' To Retweet An Epstein Death Conspiracy Theory

Attorney General William Barr vowed a full DOJ investigation into the death of billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in police custody Monday; saying there are " serious irregularities " in the circumstances surrou...More..

Three Dogs Die From Blue-Green Algae Poisoning Hours After Going Swimming
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Three Dogs Die From Blue-Green Algae Poisoning Hours After Going Swimming

Worse still, there is no specific antidote for blue-green algae poisoning. The women didn't know that the water was filled with the lethal algae-resembling bacteria commonly known as blue green algae . The...More..

Officer, suspect killed in California shootout
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Officer, suspect killed in California shootout

One of the CHP officers was taken to the hospital in critical condition. The suspect was transported to a hospital where they were pronounced dead, Railsback said. The names of the hospitalized officers were ...More..

South Korea takes the brunt of North Korea’s cryptocurrency cyberattacks
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

South Korea takes the brunt of North Korea’s cryptocurrency cyberattacks

South Korea is by far the favorite target, suffering 10 of the attacks detailed in the report, with India next, being victim of three attacks. Additionally, thirteen countries also suffered one attack each, i...More..

Prime Minister to attend Pacific Islands Forum
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Prime Minister to attend Pacific Islands Forum

He said in a statement that the full details of the package would be revealed when he attends a meeting of the Pacific Islands Forum in Tuvalu this week. In a statement , Mr Morrison said the funding "high...More..

Scottish court to hear no-deal Brexit suspension case next month
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Scottish court to hear no-deal Brexit suspension case next month

At a preliminary hearing, Judge Lord Raymond Doherty agreed to expedite the timetable for the legal challenge to take place, setting the date for the substantive hearing as Friday September 6. Boris Johnson has...More..

Bloodbath averted in Norway mosque by 65-year-old worshiper
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Bloodbath averted in Norway mosque by 65-year-old worshiper

Acting chief of the police operation Rune Skjold said that the man appeared to hold "far-right" and "anti-immigrant" views and had expressed sympathy for Vidkun Quisling, the leader of Norway's collaborationist...More..

Man who stabbed woman in Sydney CBD taken into custody
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Man who stabbed woman in Sydney CBD taken into custody

Nine News is also reporting another woman has been injured. It has been reported that he had escaped from a mental health facility in recent days, but this has not been confirmed. "The attacker is now in police...More..

by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Police Officer Killed, 2 Injured In Shooting In California

Officer Moye served as a member of the CHP for almost three years. Riverside police say a CHP officer conducted a traffic stop and the suspect produced an assault rifle and began firing. In a message posted o...More..

Western forces fueling Gulf regional tension
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Western forces fueling Gulf regional tension

He added that Iraq was "seeking to reduce tensions in the region through negotiations, while the presence of Western forces in the region is increasing them". Israel Katz attends the weekly cabinet meeting at t...More..

Italian politicians try to stop push for elections
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Italian politicians try to stop push for elections

Salvini , who leads the far-right, anti-immigrant League party, has nearly doubled his consensus to around 30 percent since June 2018, when he formed a coalition government with the populist Five-Star Movement,...More..

Body found in search for missing Irish teenager Nora Quoirin
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Body found in search for missing Irish teenager Nora Quoirin

State police chief Mohamad Mat Yusop said officials were in the process of determining whether the body, of a Caucasian female, was Nora. "Investigations are underway to confirm identity and cause of death", it...More..

Nora Quoirin mystic claims girl was lured away by a genie
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Nora Quoirin mystic claims girl was lured away by a genie

Dogs trained in finding dead bodies are also now being used in the search for Nora. Quoirin's family arrived August 3 for a two-week stay at the Dusun, a small resort located in a durian orchard next to a for...More..

Man arrested after trying to stab several people in Sydney; 1 hurt
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Man arrested after trying to stab several people in Sydney; 1 hurt

Police said a woman found in a hotel with a stab wound to her back has been taken to hospital. A man stabbed a woman and attempted to knife several other people in central Sydney Tuesday before being pinn...More..

Hong Kong leader defends police, dodges protesters' demands
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Hong Kong leader defends police, dodges protesters' demands

It was unclear how many flights were impacted, according to Doris Lai, a spokesperson for the Hong Kong Airport Authority. JP Morgan's DS Kim, Jeremy An and Chrstine Wang similarly refer to "drag from Hong...More..

Vandalism suspected in crash of cable cars near Vancouver
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Vandalism suspected in crash of cable cars near Vancouver

Police in Canada have launched an investigation into an incident where someone deliberately cut the cord of cable auto gondola, felling the 2-km route, the media reported on Sunday. There are about 20 tower...More..

Severe storm threat Monday
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Severe storm threat Monday

After a little bit of rainy over the weekend, our weather pattern stays active with more rain and storms possible Monday afternoon and evening. The second round of storms could cause flooding if there's eno...More..

Five children killed in a frightful fire at United States day care
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Five children killed in a frightful fire at United States day care

The Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership, a non-profit, lists the address of the home as the Harris Family Daycare . Santone told the newspaper that a neighbor was also injured. "If there were the ...More..

Russian Internet Watchdog Urges YouTube to Refrain From Promoting Unauthorised Rallies
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Russian Internet Watchdog Urges YouTube to Refrain From Promoting Unauthorised Rallies

According to the telecom watchdog, "some structures" were buying YouTube advertising tools (push notifications) with the goal of disseminating information about unauthorized events aimed at disrupting elections...More..

Jeffrey Epstein's alleged victims react to news of his death in prison
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Jeffrey Epstein's alleged victims react to news of his death in prison

Epstein had been denied bail and faced up to 45 years behind bars on federal sex-trafficking and conspiracy charges unsealed last month. There is also reportedly no surveillance video of Epstein's death. Ben ...More..

Troubled economy hangs in balance as Argentina votes in presidential primary election
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Troubled economy hangs in balance as Argentina votes in presidential primary election

On the NY stock exchange, Argentine bonds lost around 20 per cent and shares in companies from the recession-hit South American country haemorrhaged more than 50 per cent. The peso has lost nearly one-third of ...More..

Hong Kong airport grinds to a halt as protests swell
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Hong Kong airport grinds to a halt as protests swell

It has struggled to find middle ground after one of its pilots was arrested for rioting over his alleged participation in a Hong Kong protest . Police put on a demonstration of an anti-riot water cannon on...More..

Urges all sides to refrain from violence in Hong Kong
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Urges all sides to refrain from violence in Hong Kong

On Thursday, State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus called China a "thuggish regime" for disclosing photographs and personal details of the diplomat. As many people in Hong Kong have pointed out, the ord...More..

Bodies Found in Manitoba Confirmed to be Wanted Murder Suspects
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Bodies Found in Manitoba Confirmed to be Wanted Murder Suspects

Police say there are strong indications the men had been alive for a few days since they were last seen in July and during the intense manhunt which took place in the area in and around Gillam, Man. The suspect...More..

UK PM Johnson discusses Brexit in call with U.S. President Trump
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

UK PM Johnson discusses Brexit in call with U.S. President Trump

Speaking after talks with Boris Johnson at Downing Street today, John Bolton laid out the White House's vision for a closer trans-Atlantic relationship after Brexit . U.S. National Security Advisor, John B...More..

Friend of gunman in OH mass shooting faces federal gun charges: prosecutors
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Friend of gunman in OH mass shooting faces federal gun charges: prosecutors

The man in question, Ethan Kollie , 24, allegedly bought body armor, an AR-15 accessory and a 100 round drum magazine for the shooter in May, the Department of Justice said. According to the criminal complaint...More..

Tens of thousands flee homes in flood-hit Myanmar
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Tens of thousands flee homes in flood-hit Myanmar

Around 89,000 people have been displaced by floods in recent weeks, although many have since been able to return home, according to the UN's Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. The search for v...More..

Clad Gunman In Shooting At Mosque, One Injured
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Clad Gunman In Shooting At Mosque, One Injured

The attack took place on the eve of the Muslim celebration of Eid Al-Adha, marking the end of the Muslim pilgrimage Hajj, stoking fears among Norway's muslims. Police vehicles are seen on Saturday near the Al...More..

Scaramucci breaks with Trump, no longer backs president’s re-election bid
by | Monday, August 12, 2019

Scaramucci breaks with Trump, no longer backs president’s re-election bid

Asked if he was calling for a change to the Republican nomination for president, Scaramucci said: "Well, I'm calling for it to be considered, yes". "Eventually he turns on on everyone and soon it will be you an...More..

US says will deny citizenship to immigrants who use public benefits
by | Monday, August 12, 2019

US says will deny citizenship to immigrants who use public benefits

The rule expands the range of disqualifying programs to include receiving welfare benefits, food stamps , and public housing. The overhaul is part of Trump's efforts to curb legal and illegal immigration ,...More..

Taliban Says Latest Round of US-Taliban Talks Finishes
by | Monday, August 12, 2019

Taliban Says Latest Round of US-Taliban Talks Finishes

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has rejected foreign interference and called for the presidential election to be held next month as planned, amid talks between the United States and the Taliban aimed at bring...More..