General News

Chinese report says illnesses may be from new coronavirus

Jan 9, 2020

Chinese state media say a preliminary investigation into recent cases of viral pneumonia has identified the possible cause as a new type of coronavirus

US to probe fatal Indiana crash involving Tesla Model 3

Jan 9, 2020

The U.S. government's road safety agency is sending a special crash team to Indiana to investigate a fatal crash involving a Tesla electric vehicle

US official confirms airstrikes at Iraq’s Ain Assad air base housing U.S. troops

Jan 8, 2020

US official confirms airstrikes at Iraq’s Ain Assad air base housing U.S. troops

Official quits amid charges he paid women to give up babies

Jan 7, 2020

An Arizona elected official has resigned amid charges he paid women from the Marshall Islands to give up their children for adoption in the U.S. Maricopa County Assessor Paul Petersen’s resignation Tuesday came after county leaders suspended him

US prepares for possible Iranian reprisal after drone strike

Jan 7, 2020

United States officials are braced for Iran to respond to the killing of its most powerful general

Bolton willing to testify in impeachment trial if subpoenaed

Jan 6, 2020

Former Trump national security adviser John Bolton says he is “prepared to testify” if he is subpoenaed by the Senate in its impeachment trial

Trump warns of sanctions if Iraq tries to expel U.S. troops

Jan 6, 2020

President Donald Trump has warned that the U.S. would levy harsh sanctions if Iraq expels American troops in retaliation for a U.S. strike in Baghdad that killed a top Iranian official

Globes carpet kicks off with big sleeves and shades of pink

Jan 6, 2020

The stars shimmered and shined Sunday night on the Golden Globes red carpet in Beverly Hills, California

Counting whales from space pitched as key to saving them

Jan 5, 2020

An aquarium and engineering firm in Massachusetts are partnering on a project to better protect whales by monitoring them from space

Trump returns to Washington to face a pair of challenges

Jan 5, 2020

As his two-plus week stay at his Florida resort draws to a close, President Donald Trump returns to Washington on Sunday facing twin challenges: the fallout from the strike he ordered to kill an Iranian general and his looming impeachment trial in the Senate

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