North Korea billed United States $2m for Otto Warmbier's hospital care

Warmbier, who grew up in the Cincinnati area, had traveled to North Korea with a tour group in late 2015. The 21-year-old college student was arrested for pulling down a propaganda sign in a hotel on January 1, 2016, and North Korea viewed it as ... More..

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Myanmar's top court rejects final appeal by jailed journalists
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Myanmar's top court rejects final appeal by jailed journalists

Detained Reuters journalists Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone are escorted by police as they leave after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar , in August. Reuters chief counsel Gail Gove said in a statement that...More..

Terror arrest clouds Anzac Day services
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Terror arrest clouds Anzac Day services

ANZAC Day is a national day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand that commemorates all Australians and New Zealanders who served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations. Concerns abo...More..

BRI forum: PM Imran to leave for China tomorrow
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

BRI forum: PM Imran to leave for China tomorrow

He also called for the swift implementation of the bilateral agreements forged during Xi's visit to Manila past year. The first was an exchange of commitment letters on production capacity and investment cooper...More..

Scientists begin hunt for evidence on cause of Notre Dame fire
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Scientists begin hunt for evidence on cause of Notre Dame fire

The prosecutor's office and Paris police wouldn't comment on a report in investigative weekly Le Canard Enchaine that electric cables to the cathedral's bells had remained activated despite the renovation wor...More..

Survivors Of The Christchurch Terror Attack Will Be Offered Permanent NZ Residency
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Survivors Of The Christchurch Terror Attack Will Be Offered Permanent NZ Residency

Anwar Ghani, Chair of National and International Relations of Federation of Islamic Associations of New Zealand (FIANZ) says, "We are delighted with our Government's decision to offer residency to those who w...More..

Texas executes John William King for 1998 dragging death
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Texas executes John William King for 1998 dragging death

The U.S. Supreme Court in October denied an appeal for King, who claimed he had ineffective lawyers during his capital murder trial. King was administered a lethal injection at the Huntsville Unit at the Te...More..

Woman, 36, killed after falling into meat grinder at Pa. processing plant
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Woman, 36, killed after falling into meat grinder at Pa. processing plant

It's not known how the accident occurred, but Kiessling speculated she could have been dragged into the grinder while trying to reach something inside. Another employee at the plant reportedly found the victim....More..

Joe Biden to announce his 2020 presidential bid on Thursday
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Joe Biden to announce his 2020 presidential bid on Thursday

Biden is scheduled to hold the first campaign event for his reported 2020 presidential run in Pittsburgh, PA and will be hitting early-voting states like Iowa, New Hampshire, and SC in the next few days. Biden ...More..

Tropical storm could hit Mozambique, Tanzania, Madagascar, Comoros this week
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Tropical storm could hit Mozambique, Tanzania, Madagascar, Comoros this week

The storm, which the French meteorological agency calls Tropical Cyclone Kenneth, was about 200 kilometers north of Madagascar Tuesday and heading toward the Comoros islands. The authorities however believe i...More..

Pete Buttigieg gets first congressional endorsement: Rep. Don Beyer
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Pete Buttigieg gets first congressional endorsement: Rep. Don Beyer

When asked about allegations that Trump had an affair with porn star Stormy Daniels and then paid her hush money to keep quiet about it, he said previous year: 'President Trump I don't think has admitted to h...More..

Putin, Kim begin first official meeting in Russian Federation
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Putin, Kim begin first official meeting in Russian Federation

The two leaders are due to sit down at 1 p.m. for a summit that Moscow has said will produce neither statements nor agreements, coming two months after Kim's second face-to-face summit with President Trump brok...More..

Lyra McKee: New IRA admits to journalist shooting, woman arrested
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Lyra McKee: New IRA admits to journalist shooting, woman arrested

A tribute to Miss McKee from her mother Joan, brothers Gary and David, and sisters Joan Hunter, Nichola Corner and Mary Crossan said: 'On Thursday April 18, our attractive Lyra was taken from us. Lyra, tragic...More..

Bernie Sanders says even 'terrible people' should be allowed to vote
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Bernie Sanders says even 'terrible people' should be allowed to vote

Voting rights issues are important for Harris in particular because of her extensive background as a prosecutor and California's attorney general, which diminishes her appeal among progressives who believe cri...More..

New Zealand and France want to ban terrorists from social media
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

New Zealand and France want to ban terrorists from social media

William will begin his trip in Auckland on Thursday before travelling to Christchurch to meet with those affected by the terrorist attack, including survivors and their families, first responders and Muslim com...More..

In Balasore, PM Modi attacks Congress for not demonstrating country’s defence capability
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

In Balasore, PM Modi attacks Congress for not demonstrating country’s defence capability

Hiraba, 95, who lives with her younger son Pankaj Modi at Raisan village, located around 10 km from Gandhinagar city, arrived at the polling booth set up in the gram panchayat and exercised her franchise. S...More..

Border agents find 3-year-old migrant alone near Brownsville
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Border agents find 3-year-old migrant alone near Brownsville

After searching the field, the agents found the young boy. In a statement , CBP told the BBC the boy was "abandoned by smugglers" who "entered the United States illegally". If we extrapolate that monthly n...More..

Bodies of three climbers found in Banff National Park
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Bodies of three climbers found in Banff National Park

They were reported overdue on Wednesday, and Parks Canada officials "responded by air and observed signs of multiple avalanches and debris containing climbing equipment". He said the three men are considered am...More..

A win for people who park too long: Tire marking thrown out
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

A win for people who park too long: Tire marking thrown out

Alison Taylor sued Saginaw after receiving 15 parking tickets. Tire-chalking of cars by enforcement officers has been ruled unconstitutional by a special circuit court. The ruling came in the case of Taylor...More..

Woman killed after falling into meat grinder at work
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Woman killed after falling into meat grinder at work

Emergency responders were called and spent 45 minutes extracting her body. A meat grinder has been involved previously in the death of two women, according to local reports in Russian Federation. Kiessling Jr...More..

By issuing passports in occupied Donbas, Russia seeks to destabilize Ukraine - MFA
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

By issuing passports in occupied Donbas, Russia seeks to destabilize Ukraine - MFA

Poroshenko urged Ukraine's allies "to prevent the worst scenario, to severely condemn the destructive and criminal actions of the Russian authorities and to strengthen the regime of worldwide sanctions". Firs...More..

Attack on Three Churches, Luxury Hotels in SriLanka on Easter
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Attack on Three Churches, Luxury Hotels in SriLanka on Easter

Following six initial explosions, a seventh blast at hotel opposite the Dehiwala Zoo was reported by police in Colombo, police report . "Forty-five people died in Colombo where three hotels and a church were...More..

China tells US to avoid 'wrong moves' over Iran oil controls
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

China tells US to avoid 'wrong moves' over Iran oil controls

Beijing urges Washington to respect its interests and concerns as well as "refrain from actions that are detrimental to Chinese rights and to global continued efforts to protect the legitimate rights and intere...More..

Trump Threatens to Send More Soldiers to the Southern Border
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Trump Threatens to Send More Soldiers to the Southern Border

In 2008, the US Border Patrol arrested seven Mexican soldiers after their armed HMMWV broke down inside the US (source). "Mexico is not doing almost enough in apprehending & returning!" he tweeted. The two ...More..

4th Circuit rejects Chelsea Manning's effort to leave jail
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

4th Circuit rejects Chelsea Manning's effort to leave jail

But a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit did not agree with those claims. Manning has been jailed at the Alexandria Detention Center since March 8 after refusing to testif...More..

Could a second Scottish independence referendum be on the cards?
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Could a second Scottish independence referendum be on the cards?

Speaking to members of the Scottish parliament, Nicola Sturgeon said: "A choice between Brexit and a future for Scotland as an independent European nation should be offered". But if that can not be achiev...More..

Elderly woman falls to her death at the Grand Canyon
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Elderly woman falls to her death at the Grand Canyon

A rescue team of 15 people and a helicopter located the woman's body, which had fallen about 200 feet from the rim, later that afternoon. Her identity has not been released. The body of a Japanese tourist was...More..

Boeing says it will cost $1bn to fix 737 Max aircraft issues
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Boeing says it will cost $1bn to fix 737 Max aircraft issues

Boeing said it would issue a new financial forecast when it has more clarity around the issues surrounding the 737 MAX. However, the model has been grounded after two crashes, in October and March, which cl...More..

Missing boy's buried body found, parents charged
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Missing boy's buried body found, parents charged

The body of a 5-year-old boy who went missing from Crystal Lake, Illinois, was found in Woodstock, Illinois, officials told Fox32 . Information provided by the parents led investigators to the site where A.J...More..

Huawei will build parts of the UK's 5G network
by | Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Huawei will build parts of the UK's 5G network

The newspaper reported that the National Security Council (NSC), which is chaired by Mrs May, agreed yesterday to allow the firm limited access to build "non-core" infrastructure such as antennas. "As part of...More..