Air Canada plane makes emergency landing in Madrid

ET, reads. A spokeswoman with Spain's airport operator, AENA, told the AP that the airline had requested a slot for an emergency landing some 30 minutes after takeoff. The airline says a Boeing 767 carrying 128 passengers is circling Adolfo Sua... More..

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GOP Senator Sees Path to Biden Impeachment
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

GOP Senator Sees Path to Biden Impeachment

We used to be great friends and friends with John McCain. "I think we have to be judicious as members of Congress, especially when it comes to something so important", the Iowa Republican told reporters outsi...More..

Greta Thunberg Takes Action to Protect Her Name
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Greta Thunberg Takes Action to Protect Her Name

Ms Thunberg has additionally carried out to trademark Skolstrejk för klimatet (college strike for local weather), the word used on her protest signal that she has carried around the globe to #FridaysForFutur...More..

Boris Johnson speaks on post-Brexit relations with EU
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Boris Johnson speaks on post-Brexit relations with EU

Barnier underscored the difficulties of the trade negotiations with Britain when he highlighted the small but emblematic fisheries industry, which was a key issue in the U.K.'s protracted Brexit divorce deal....More..

California police: 1 dead, 5 wounded in shooting on bus
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

California police: 1 dead, 5 wounded in shooting on bus

CHP said the suspect boarded the bus in Los Angeles, but are not yet certain where he is from originally. Greyhound is an intercity bus carrier, serving almost 4,000 destinations across North America. "The su...More..

Rusty's Morning Forecast - Clouds and some melting, rain and snow showers tonight
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Rusty's Morning Forecast - Clouds and some melting, rain and snow showers tonight

Weekend temperatures are forecast to be back above average in the 50s. Right now, 1 to 2 inches of snowfall is possible. before the high temperature will rise to the low 40s farther south and to the mid to uppe...More..

Iran officials knew they shot down Ukrainian plane, audio reveals
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Iran officials knew they shot down Ukrainian plane, audio reveals

Ukraine has released a recording of an exchange that appears to show that Iran immediately knew that it had shot down the passenger jet downed in Tehran last month. 'Dear engineer, it was an explosion . The...More..

by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Today is 02/02/2020, the first palindrome day in over 900 years

And 02/02/2020 is considered a "universal palindrome" because it reads the same whether written as "Month/Day/Year" as the United States does, or "Day/Month/Year" as many other countries do. For most people, a ...More..

Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib Boos Hillary Clinton During Bernie Sanders Rally
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib Boos Hillary Clinton During Bernie Sanders Rally

At campaign stops in Iowa last weekend, filmmaker Michael Moore, who introduced Sanders , brought along a printed list of campaign events Sanders held for Clinton after losing to her in 2016, an effort to re...More..

Indonesian evacuees from Hubei will be quarantined on remote military base
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Indonesian evacuees from Hubei will be quarantined on remote military base

Indonesian officials said on Saturday that around 250 of its nationals being evacuated from China's Hubei province, the centre of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) epidemic, will be quarantined in its Natuna Is...More..

Impeachment Trial Livestream: Closing Arguments Ahead Of Vote
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Impeachment Trial Livestream: Closing Arguments Ahead Of Vote

The selection process in largely rural Iowa, coinciding with final impeachment arguments in Washington, will be closely watched as a sign as to which of 11 Democratic candidates are gaining early momentum to ...More..

Trump impeachment trial to resume for final arguments
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Trump impeachment trial to resume for final arguments

Hours after the Senate voted against seeking new evidence in the impeachment case against President Donald Trump , the administration acknowledged in a midnight court filing Friday the existence of two dozen e...More..

Sturgeon insists Brexit will lead to an independent Scotland
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Sturgeon insists Brexit will lead to an independent Scotland

French President Emmanuel Macron stated he was "deeply sad" while the EU's Guy Verhofstadt promised to attempt and also "ensure the European Union is a project you'll want to be a part of again". The Scottish N...More..

Republican Senators: Turmp's Ukraine Actions Were Wrong, but Do Not Merit Removal
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Republican Senators: Turmp's Ukraine Actions Were Wrong, but Do Not Merit Removal

Senators cast their vote on the motion to allow additional witnesses and evidence to be allowed in the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. "I don't think it does". A...More..

Family kicked off flight over ‘body odor’ sues American Airlines for discrimination
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Family kicked off flight over ‘body odor’ sues American Airlines for discrimination

The agent said he knew people of their race and religion, Orthodox Jews, only showered once a week, according to the lawsuit filed January 28 in Texas , which is where the airline is headquartered. But the p...More..

Punxsutawney Phil predicts early spring for Groundhog Day 2020
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Punxsutawney Phil predicts early spring for Groundhog Day 2020

Oil Springs Ollie the groundhog did not see his shadow Sunday morning during Groundhog Day festivities at Sarnia's Canatara Park. But if it does not see its shadow because of cloudy conditions, spring will co...More..

20 killed in Tanzanian church stampede
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

20 killed in Tanzanian church stampede

Confirming the incident, District Commissioner Kippi Warioba said five of those who died were children and 16 others were injured in the incident. Local media reported that the incident occurred when worshipp...More..

Lamar Alexander will vote to 'acquit' Trump in Senate impeachment trial
by | Monday, February 03, 2020

Lamar Alexander will vote to 'acquit' Trump in Senate impeachment trial

The legal team defending Trump in the Senate trial has argued that even if the aid were held up, Trump did so because of concerns of corruption in Ukraine . According to the House Minority Leader, Democrat...More..

'Chaos and autonage' as four children riding bikes killed by vehicle
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

'Chaos and autonage' as four children riding bikes killed by vehicle

Three other children were hospitalised. It is understood Davidson's 24-year-old passenger also attempted to help some of the children before 18 paramedics arrived. Sienna, she was my little diva, my little ac...More..

Australian Government Bars Entry To Foreign Nationals Traveling From Mainland China
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Australian Government Bars Entry To Foreign Nationals Traveling From Mainland China

Mr Morrison also announced new arrangements for Australian airports including the provision of protective masks and thermometers. On Friday, Morrison told a press conference "These are the standard arrangemen...More..

Stabbing incident reported, 2 injured; attacker shot down by police
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Stabbing incident reported, 2 injured; attacker shot down by police

The stabbing was declared a terrorist incident. 'They got here quite quickly, responded to the incident, taking down the perpetrator, who, as you may know, they had been watching for some time, so hopefully...More..

Trump attacks Bloomberg's height hours before their dueling Super Bowl ads
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Trump attacks Bloomberg's height hours before their dueling Super Bowl ads

He said the only word he can think about when he ponders the man he's dubbed "Mini Mike" is "little". The Democratic National Committee has dropped grassroots fundraising qualifications for the party's Febru...More..

China Prepares Huoshenshan Hospital to Join in Battle against Coronavirus
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

China Prepares Huoshenshan Hospital to Join in Battle against Coronavirus

President Xi Jinping has ordered 1,400 medical staff from the armed forces to treat patients in the newly-built Huoshenshan Hospital in Wuhan starting from Monday. Canada's other confirmed case is a person in B...More..

Streatham attack: man shot dead by police after stabbings - latest updates
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Streatham attack: man shot dead by police after stabbings - latest updates

Others shared images showing ambulances and police cars on Streatham High Road, while others said they could hear helicopters circling overhead. Police confirmed the attacker died in the incident, at around 2...More..

High-profile Iowa poll won't be released
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

High-profile Iowa poll won't be released

A source familiar with the decision said that a respondent reported that an operator, during a telephone interview, did not name former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg when listing the 2020 Democr...More..

Groundhog Day predictions agree on an early spring
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Groundhog Day predictions agree on an early spring

Pennsylvania Cable Network will air live coverage beginning at 6 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 2 . Phil is expected to make his prediction at 7:25 a.m. According to tradition, if Phil sees his shadow coming out of his...More..

Marie Yovanovitch, diplomat at center of impeachment drama, retires
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Marie Yovanovitch, diplomat at center of impeachment drama, retires

This disclosure occurred a few hours after the Senate voted against subpoenaing additional documents and documents in Trump's impeachment proceedings that pave the way for his acquittal. During the Senate tri...More..

by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

More than 300 dead from coronavirus with 14,300 cases confirmed

Another 4,562 new suspected cases were reported . The Philippines reported Sunday the first death from the new virus outside of China, where 304 deaths have been reported. US Defense Secretary Mark Esper h...More..

Chief Justice Roberts rejects Democrats' effort to be roped into impeachment
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Chief Justice Roberts rejects Democrats' effort to be roped into impeachment

Democrats are hoping to sway at least four Republican senators to join them in a vote to include witnesses like former national security adviser John Bolton and White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney, argui...More..

Lev Parnas, ex-Giuliani associate, swarmed by media at impeachment trial
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Lev Parnas, ex-Giuliani associate, swarmed by media at impeachment trial

A former congressman allegedly linked to Rudy Giuliani's shadow campaign to oust America's then-ambassador to Ukraine appears on video, obtained by ABC News, meeting with President Donald Trump . Parnas says...More..

2 killed in a shooting after funeral in Florida
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

2 killed in a shooting after funeral in Florida

The two victims were a 15-year-old male and an adult male, the release said. The woman was transported to St. Mary's Medical Center, and the juvenile was being treated at a nearby hospital. It was the 25th mas...More..

Australia's capital on fire alert as smoke and dust trigger health warnings
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Australia's capital on fire alert as smoke and dust trigger health warnings

Prime Minister Andrew Barr told reporters that great efforts have been made to protect the southern suburbs of Canberra, particularly the rural village of Tharwa. Hot and windy conditions are expected to last t...More..

Israel strikes targets in Gaza after Palestinians fire 3 rockets
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Israel strikes targets in Gaza after Palestinians fire 3 rockets

Middle East peace plan, known as the Deal of the Century. On Friday, the IDF reported a reported eight attacks against Israeli territory. The Israeli military mentioned it hit constructions belonging to the...More..

Iraqi president appoints Mohammed Allawi as new PM
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Iraqi president appoints Mohammed Allawi as new PM

On Saturday, the United States issued a carefully worded statement, saying it hoped Mr Allawi's nomination would lead to "an independent and honest government committed to addressing the needs of the Iraqi peop...More..

Afghanistan Violence Rises Amid US-Taliban Talks: Watchdog
by | Sunday, February 02, 2020

Afghanistan Violence Rises Amid US-Taliban Talks: Watchdog

The US special envoy leading negotiations with the Taliban was in Kabul on Saturday, an official confirmed, in an apparent renewed push for talks on an agreement with the militants. The negotiations have been...More..