Category Archives: World News

Fire at Czech disabilities home kills eight: TV

World11 hours ago (Jan 19, 2020 04:42AM ET) Fire at Czech home for disabled kills eight PRAGUE (Reuters) – Eight people were killed and 30 were injured in a fire early on Sunday at a Czech home for people with

Trump marks U.S.-Japan security pact with call for stronger, deeper alliance

World12 hours ago (Jan 19, 2020 03:43AM ET) (C) Reuters. Sake barrel-breaking ceremony in the 60th anniversary commemorative reception of the signing of the Japan-US security treaty in Tokyo TOKYO (Reuters) – President Donald Trump marked the 60th anniversary of

Yemen’s president says military needs to be on high alert following attack

World12 hours ago (Jan 19, 2020 03:13AM ET) ADEN (Reuters) – Yemen’s president told the military on Sunday it needs to be on high alert and ready for battle following an attack on Saturday by Iran-aligned Houthis on a military

Qatar condemns storming of Libya’s eastern Zueitina port

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SpaceX to try rocket failure test again after bad weather delay

World5 hours ago (Jan 19, 2020 10:00AM ET) (C) Reuters. New construction surrounds the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule atop a Falcon 9 booster rocket on historic Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral By Joey Roulette CAPE CANAVERAL,

Police fire tear gas to disperse thousands in central Hong Kong

World4 hours ago (Jan 19, 2020 11:35AM ET) (C) Reuters. Anti-government protesters attend a rally to call for democratic reforms in Hong Kong By Jessie Pang and Mari Saito HONG KONG (Reuters) – Police fired tear gas on Sunday to

China says 17 new cases in virus outbreak, Wuhan to restrict large gatherings

World7 hours ago (Jan 19, 2020 08:31AM ET) (C) Reuters. Tourist line-up in a health control at the arrival section at Suvarnabhumi international airport in Bangkok, Thailand By Huizhong Wu and Sophie Yu BEIJING (Reuters) – China will step up

Main Irish opposition surged into 12-point lead as election called

World11 hours ago (Jan 19, 2020 04:19AM ET) (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: EU summit in Brussels DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland’s main opposition party, Fianna Fail, surged into a 12-point lead over the governing Fine Gael party according to an opinion

Libya summit calls for all parties to refrain from oil hostilities

World11 hours ago (Jan 19, 2020 04:07AM ET) Libya summit calls for all parties to refrain from oil hostilities BERLIN (Reuters) – A summit in Germany bringing together foreign powers backing rival camps in Libya has called for all parties

Israel to build anti-tunnel sensor network along Lebanon border

World12 hours ago (Jan 19, 2020 03:57AM ET) Israel to build anti-tunnel sensor network along Lebanon border JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s military announced on Sunday the start of construction of an underground network of sensors along the Lebanese frontier to