Tuesday 23 October, 2018
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Category Archives: News
Lioness kills

A lioness has killed the father of her three offspring, suffocating her mate by locking her jaws onto his neck at the Indianapolis Zoo in an attack not fully understood by zoo staff. The lions had been held together at the zoo for eight years,...

By Howard Johnson on Oct 22nd, 2018
US from Russia missile treaty

The US will withdraw from a landmark nuclear weapons treaty with Russia, President Donald Trump has confirmed. Speaking to reporters, Mr Trump said Russia had “violated” the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty. The...

By Steve Weichel on Oct 21st, 2018
Melania Trump

US First Lady Melania Trump has dismissed speculation about the state of her marriage, saying her husband’s alleged extra-marital affairs are not her “concern or focus” because she has better things to do. Asked if she loves...

By Howard Johnson on Oct 13th, 2018
Monstrous' Storm

Powerful Hurricane Michael is set to make landfall in Florida later on Wednesday, forcing mass evacuations in the southern US state. A category three storm with winds near 125mph (201km/h), Michael is expected to strengthen further when it...

By Steve Weichel on Oct 10th, 2018
20 dead in crash of limo

A limousine carrying four sisters, other relatives and friends to a birthday celebration blew through a stop sign and slammed into a parked SUV outside a store in upstate New York, killing all 18 people in the limo and two pedestrians, officials...

By Steve Weichel on Oct 8th, 2018
Laquan McDonald

A white police officer who killed a black teenager four years ago in Chicago has been found guilty of second-degree murder. Jason Van Dyke shot Laquan McDonald 16 times, seconds after arriving on the scene, saying he feared for his life as...

By Howard Johnson on Oct 6th, 2018
The Microsoft Surface event

At an event in New York, Microsoft today showed off its new line of Surface products, including updates to the existing laptop line and a new product: the Surface Headphones. The laptops also come in an additional new color that should please...

By Howard Johnson on Oct 3rd, 2018
Indonesia Bodies found in church

The bodies of 34 Indonesian students have been found under a church which was buried by a mudslide after the quake in Palu, say aid workers. At least 844 people are confirmed to have died in the disaster, but the number is expected to rise...

By Steve Weichel on Oct 2nd, 2018
Indonesia earthquake and tsunami

A picture of large scale destruction is emerging in the Indonesian city of Palu, after a quake and tsunami struck on Friday. At least 832 people are confirmed to have died but that figure is expected to rise sharply as more remote areas are...

By Howard Johnson on Oct 1st, 2018
Helicopter crash in Alaska

The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued one survivor of a helicopter crash near a bay in southeast Alaska and is searching for three others. The agency says the 14-year-old survivor of the Friday crash showed signs of mild hypothermia but is in...

By Steve Weichel on Sep 30th, 2018