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Stories about People

Mar 20 2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro backs Trump wall, derides immigrants ahead of meeting

Bolsonaro, a former army captain who styled his 2018 campaign on Trump's 2016 run , has declared himself an unabashed admirer of the United States president and his po...

Mar 19 2019

Mozambique cyclone: "90 per cent" of Beira and surrounds damaged or destroyed

Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi said the damage is "very worrisome" and said that the flooding made it hard for aircraft to land and carry out rescue operations, acc...

Mar 19 2019

Justice Dept. probing development of Boeing jets

Both airlines grounded their fleets of the Boeing jet after Transport Canada issued a safety notice last Wednesday restricting the commercial use of the jet after new...

Mar 19 2019

New Zealand shooting: Survivor recounts confronting suspected shooter

Brenton Tarrant , a 28-year-old Australian, has been charged with murder and appeared at court on Saturday. Australian counter-terrorism police searched two homes early...

Mar 19 2019

New Zealand gunman 'rational,' will represent himself: ex-lawyer

It was also used in the Port Arthur massacre in Tasmania in 1996, which led to the banning of most guns in Australia. He remains in custody and is scheduled to appear at ...

Mar 17 2019

Fraser Anning slaps teenager after being hit over the head with egg

A change.org petition to remove Anning from Australian parliament has gotten over 400,000 signatures. New Zealand High Commissioner Annette King also said her count...

Mar 17 2019

Forecasters examine variables of rising Missouri River

Joseph reached almost 26 feet on Saturday, about a foot below what's considered major flooding at the northwest Missouri city. Southeastern Colfax County in northeaster...

Mar 16 2019

At least 49 killed, 20 seriously wounded in New Zealand mosque shootings

He said they had disabled one and were in the process of disabling the second. Because the attacks were executed on a mosque , Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pointe...

Mar 16 2019

7 ministers voted against Brexit extension

Following the top level discussions on Friday, DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds said: "We have had a long series of discussions with a series of Cabinet ministers today". "I...

Mar 16 2019

New Book Claims Trump Told Kelly to 'Get Rid Of' Ivanka, Kushner

The book discusses the upbringings of both Ivanka Trump and Kushner and the initial skepticism by the parents on both sides, mostly for religious reasons, about their m...

Mar 16 2019

Donald Trump Uses "Trump Card" On Resolution Blocking Border Wall Funding

The Senate voted Thursday by a margin of 59 to 41 to block Trump's declaration that an emergency on the border with Mexico requires the construction of a wall, a projec...

Mar 15 2019

Israel strikes Gaza targets following Tel Aviv rocket attack

The Red Alert incoming rocket siren sent residents in the entire Gush Dan region racing for safe spaces and shelters. The Israeli military said "it appears" that two ro...

Mar 15 2019

Three storey-building housing primary school collapes in Lagos

A resident of the collapsed building at 63 Massey Street, who simply gave his name as Akin, said the developer found a way to rescue the property after it was marked for ...

Mar 15 2019

Beto O'Rourke confirms United States presidential run

Ticking off a list of crises that threaten the country, including inequality, lack of health care and the environmental problems posed by climate change, O'Rourke said it...

Mar 15 2019

Mob Boss Murder: Gambino Crime Family Head Gunned Down at His Home

The reputed boss of New York Mafia family the Gambinos, Francesco "Frank" Cali , has been shot dead outside his home on Staten Island , police said Thursday. The ...

Mar 15 2019

Trump wades into Melania ‘body double’ conspiracy theory

The body double conspiracy theory has been around since at least 2017, but resurfaced Monday when participants on ABC television's morning show " The View " examined a su...

Mar 14 2019

Trump lenders subpoenaed by NY attorney general in new probe

New York's Attorney General has subpoenaed records from Deutsche Bank , seeking information on the funding for several Trump Organization hotels and the failed buyout...

Mar 14 2019

"He's Just Not Worth It" - Volokh Conspiracy

Brad Sherman, California Democrat , who introduced impeachment proceedings past year, told The Washington Times. Since Trump's election, Democrats have twice tried...

Mar 14 2019

Feature: Eyewitnesses recall horrific aftermath of Ethiopian Airlines plane crash

US and Ethiopian aviation safety officials discussed on Tuesday whether the flight data and cockpit voice recorders from Ethiopian Airlines flight 302, which crashed...

Mar 14 2019

Facebook Crashes, Leaving Users Unable to Access Their Accounts

When confirming the platform-wide issue, Facebook shut down speculation that the site may have been targeted by a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack. Others, o...