Thursday, October 19, 2017

World: Turkey’s Erdogan says may shut Iraqi border any moment: Hurriyet (Report)

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey may shut its border with northern Iraq “at any moment” after closing its air space...

World: New Zealand First says supports Labour Party for government (Report)

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand First leader Winston Peters said on Thursday he would support the Labour Party to form government after an...

US: Judge orders gov’t to allow abortion for illegal immigrant teen

WASHINGTON -- A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the government to allow a pregnant 17-year-old immigrant, who was detained after entering the country...

World: ‘Nowhere to hide’: North Korean missiles spur anxiety in Japan fishing town (Report)

ERIMO, Japan (Reuters) - Ever since North Korea lobbed two missiles far above this windswept fishing town on Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido,...

World: Fire destroys landmark hotel in Myanmar’s largest city, kills one (Report)

YANGON (Reuters) - One person was killed on Thursday in a massive fire that destroyed one of Yangon’s best-known hotels, sending dark smoke...

World: ‘We’re not Catalonia’: Italy’s separatists tread softly toward autonomy (Report)

MILAN, Italy (Reuters) - As nervous investors retreat from Catalonia, afraid the wealthy region may secede from Spain, another European region whose politicians...

US: White ex-Tulsa cop convicted in death of daughter’s black boyfriend

TULSA, Okla. -- A white former Oklahoma...

World: Peace gives Colombian coffee an extra shot (Report)

SAN CARLOS, Colombia (Reuters) - Farmers who fled war in the Colombian Andes are returning to revive their abandoned land, cultivating coffee trees...

World: Turkish police detain leading civil society figure: media (Report)

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police have detained the prominent civil society figure and businessman Osman Kavala at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport as part of...

World: Fire destroys landmark hotel in Myanmar’s largest city (Report)

YANGON (Reuters) - One person was injured in a massive fire that destroyed one of Yangon’s best-known hotels on Thursday, sending clouds of...

Trends

North Korea conducts public executions for failure to pass Health Care!

North Korea conducts public executions for failure to pass Health Care!

North Korea conducts public executions for those charged with crimes such as distributing South Korean media, according to a report released Wednesday by a...
Opinion: 'Avocado Hand' Is Now an Injury Doctors Actually Recognize

Opinion: ‘Avocado Hand’ Is Now an Injury Doctors Actually Recognize

Doctors are calling for warning labels on avocados to staunch the 'post-brunch surge' of injuries. Doctors have reported a worryingly high rise in the number...
Barbara Weldens Died While Performing on Stage

Barbara Weldens Died While Performing on Stage, Singer Was 35

Barbara Weldens has died suddenly while performing onstage during a concert in the village of Goudron on Wednesday night (local time). The 35-year-old up-and-coming artist...
Perry Cohen's mother files wrongful-death lawsuit

Perry Cohen’s mother files wrongful-death lawsuit, Report

The family of Perry Cohen, a teenager who disappeared during a fishing trip with friend Austin Stephanos off the coast of Florida two years...
Alaska man who shot himself in suicide try, killed girlfriend

Alaska man who shot himself in suicide try, killed girlfriend

An Alaska man faces up to 99 years in prison for killing his girlfriend in a botched suicide attempt. Victor Sibson, 21, is facing second-degree...
Researchers Detect Giant Waves of Lava on Jupiter's Moon Io

Researchers Detect Giant Waves of Lava on Jupiter’s Moon Io

Taking advantage of a rare orbital alignment between two of Jupiter’s moons, Io and Europa, researchers have obtained an exceptionally detailed map of the...

Neuroscientists identify brain circuit necessary for memory formation-2017

When we visit a friend or go to the beach, our brain stores a short-term memory of the experience in a part of...
No need for a full border wall, President Donald Trump says

No need for a full border wall, President Donald Trump says

Trump told journalists aboard Air Force One this week that he doesn't think a full border wall is needed because of natural barriers that...

Woman says Fitbit helped save her life-2017

Patricia Lauder bought a Fitbit to count...

Comcast announces its new wireless business, Xfinity Mobile-2017

Comcast, a cable company notorious for poor customer service, now wants to be your cellular provider, as well....
China names new army commander amid tensions, Report

China names new army commander amid tensions, Report

China has appointed new commanders of its army and air force in a reshuffle ahead of next month’s Communist Party congress, as President Xi...