Global

Police Officer Shot and Killed in Stanislaus County

Police Officer Shot and Killed in Stanislaus County

Tom Letras of the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department, Newman Police officer Ronil Singh was heard calling "shots fired" over his police radio. A police officer in the Central Valley was shot and...

by · Global
Russian Federation claims to have hypersonic, nuclear-capable missiles ready for deployment

Russian Federation claims to have hypersonic, nuclear-capable missiles ready for deployment

The footage shows a missile silo cover opening and the missile blasting off after an officer counts down the launch sequence. Russia needs to improve the competitiveness of its economy through sci...

by · Global
‘You Have to Have a Wall’: Trump Signals No End to Shutdown

‘You Have to Have a Wall’: Trump Signals No End to Shutdown

December 25 marks the fourth day of the latest government shutdown , sparked by a row between Republicans and Democrats over funding for Trump's southern border wall. including (Senate Minority Lea...

by · Global
Pope urges more 'sharing and giving' in Christmas mass

Pope urges more 'sharing and giving' in Christmas mass

Addressing a 50,000-strong crowd at Saint Peter's Square in Vatican City on Tuesday, the pope called for a spirit of "fraternity" to be rekindled in conflict zones such as Syria , Yemen and Palesti...

by · Global
Donald Trump spends Christmas Day delivering poisonous TV rant

Donald Trump spends Christmas Day delivering poisonous TV rant

Despite surveys revealing that the measure is unpopular, and with the majority of respondents blaming Trump for the brinkmanship, the United States president has stuck to his guns. "I can't tell you...

by · Global
Trump makes unannounced visit to US troops in Iraq

Trump makes unannounced visit to US troops in Iraq

His whereabouts sparked speculation about what Trump was up to because he hadn't tweeted in more than 17 hours, no press aides were in the media office and lights were turned off on the second floor...

by · Global
Winter storm warnings begin Wednesday across much of state

Winter storm warnings begin Wednesday across much of state

Rain, freezing rain, snow and wind invade KAKEland Wednesday and Thursday and travel could be greatly impacted. In North Dakota, much of the state was under a winter storm warning. A Winter Weathe...

by · Global
Lava and ash spew from Italy’s Mount Etna

Lava and ash spew from Italy’s Mount Etna

A blanket of volcanic ash also covered nearby villages, which ground planes to a halt at Catania airport temporarily. Mount Etna is Italy's largest active volcano and has shown an increase in acti...

by · Global
Christmas Is Now A National Holiday In Iraq

Christmas Is Now A National Holiday In Iraq

People decorate their houses with lights and Christmas trees, bells, candles, stockings etc., visit the church at midnight to attend the midnight mass, exchange presents with family and friends, sing ...

by · Global
Moroccans pay homage to murdered Scandinavian hikers

Moroccans pay homage to murdered Scandinavian hikers

Denmark's Prime Minister Loekke Rasmussen said that it was "politically motivated and thus an act of terror". He also said that the arrest of nine more people in various Moroccan cities having ties ...

by · Global
Missing Princess Latifa is at home, Gov.releases pictures

Missing Princess Latifa is at home, Gov.releases pictures

The foreign ministry said the statement was initially delivered on Friday to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. The government says Sheikha Latifa met with Mary Robinson, forme...

by · Global
Sudan opposition leader says 22 killed in bread protests

Sudan opposition leader says 22 killed in bread protests

At least nine people have been killed in protests this week, according to officials and witnesses, though casualty numbers are hard to confirm. The opposition says at least 22 people were killed durin...

by · Global
Indonesia asks residents to avoid coast near erupting volcano

Indonesia asks residents to avoid coast near erupting volcano

Sky's correspondent Ashish Joshi spoke to some survivors at a refugee centre in Labuhan. "If the tsunami was only between 1 and 3 metres [3-10 feet], they would not be flattened like that", Sutopo ...

by · Global
Afghan peace process making 'positive headway,' says Pakistan foreign minister

Afghan peace process making 'positive headway,' says Pakistan foreign minister

The foreign minister said the regional countries supported an Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace process, adding that the Chinese side acknowledged Pakistan's role and assured their complete support ...

by · Global
Quake from Mount Etna volcano jolts Sicily; 10 injured

Quake from Mount Etna volcano jolts Sicily; 10 injured

A 4.8-magnitude natural disaster has hit Sicily around Europe's most active volcano Mount Etna, injuring at least two people, Italian media report . Mount Etna, one of the world's most active volca...

by · Global
Merry Christmas to everyone from Clarksville Online

Merry Christmas to everyone from Clarksville Online

For our part, we have tried to perform even better than previous year, and with the total redesign, along with a strengthening our team with new editors, we believe we have accomplished that, at least...

by · Global
Trump seeks high ground over Mattis as Syria withdrawal is ordered

Trump seeks high ground over Mattis as Syria withdrawal is ordered

Shanahan worked for Boeing for more than three decades and was a senior vice-president when he became Pentagon deputy in July 2017. In the new year Trump wants to focus on streamlining purchases at ...

by · Global
Thousands evacuated near Sydney high-rise after cracking noises spur fears of collapse

Thousands evacuated near Sydney high-rise after cracking noises spur fears of collapse

Some residents had told authorities they were anxious about their pets left behind in the building, but police said the number one priority was for human safety, the Daily Telegraph reported. They'v...

by · Global
Attackers hit Libya foreign ministry, killing at least three

Attackers hit Libya foreign ministry, killing at least three

A suicide bomber then blew themselves up. A auto bomb exploded near the ministry, prompting security forces to rush to the scene, said special forces spokesman Tarak al-Dawass. The group took cont...

by · Global
Trump downbeat on Fed as markets nosedive

Trump downbeat on Fed as markets nosedive

There is a problem in this world today called human trafficking ... "The only thing that stops it is a wall", he said. "It's not just the wall, Rush, as you know". "The only one that doesn't want the ...

by · Global
Justice Ginsburg up and working after surgery

Justice Ginsburg up and working after surgery

Ginsburg had surgery on Friday to remove two malignant growths in her left lung. At the time , Ginsburg was one of eight women in her class at Harvard Law School, according to The Smithsonian Ma...

by · Global
Syria's air defenses intercept Israeli missiles over capital Damascus

Syria's air defenses intercept Israeli missiles over capital Damascus

The information was given to Newsweek from a Department of Defense source with access to the information from Israeli senior military officers with direct knowledge of the attack. According to some ...

by · Global
Santa tracker: Norad Santa Claus tracker WILL still work despite U.S. shutdown

Santa tracker: Norad Santa Claus tracker WILL still work despite U.S. shutdown

In one of the Christmas Eve calls, Trump chatted with a seven-year-old boy named Coleman. But the organization says it never knows when Santa will stop at each house and can only guarantee he'll pay...

by · Global
Christmas tragedy: 8-year-old migrant dies in US custody

Christmas tragedy: 8-year-old migrant dies in US custody

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) says the boy died shortly after midnight Tuesday. The boy returned to the hospital later in the day and reportedly died hours later after suffering from naus...

by · Global
Trump says government shutdown will last as long as Dems refuse wall

Trump says government shutdown will last as long as Dems refuse wall

On Sunday, a top Trump aide said the shutdown could continue to January 3, when the new Congress convenes, with Democrats taking majority control in the House. Trump claimed the hundreds of thousa...

by · Global
China accuses Britain, EU of hypocrisy over support for Canada's detention concerns

China accuses Britain, EU of hypocrisy over support for Canada's detention concerns

Amid this global diplomatic effort to put more pressure on China, Ms. Freeland said Canada continues talking with Beijing to explain that Ms. Meng's detention was not political and that she has been...

by · Global
GOP senator trolls Trump after Twitter meltdown: 'Alert the daycare staff'

GOP senator trolls Trump after Twitter meltdown: 'Alert the daycare staff'

The U.S. government is shut down on Friday amid a stalemate orchestrated by President Trump after lawmakers had provided a continuing resolution (CR) to keep essential government functions open over t...

by · Global
Current and Former Governors of Puebla Killed in Helicopter Crash

Current and Former Governors of Puebla Killed in Helicopter Crash

He offered his condolences to the families of Martha Erika Alonso and husband Rafael Moreno and vowed a transparent investigation into the cause of the Christmas eve crash. Earlier this year, 13 peo...

by · Global
Christmas Eve is here! What has the weather in store for us?

Christmas Eve is here! What has the weather in store for us?

High temperatures tomorrow will be in the lower 30s with just a light northeast breeze. The meteorologist predicted the United Kingdom will also see poor weather on Christmas Day - although no...

by · Global
USA envoy to anti-IS coalition resigns after Trump's Syria decision

USA envoy to anti-IS coalition resigns after Trump's Syria decision

Trump, we are and will work on our operation plans aimed at neutralizing the DAESH elements that are said to continue their existence in Syria". U.S. Youssef Hammoud accused the Kurdish militia of r...

by · Global