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Flooding rain, severe storms to aim for southeastern U.S.

While the next storm on the way for the eastern United States will be warmer when compared to last weekend’s storm, it may create trouble in the South in the form of flooding as rain and thunderstorms beginning late this Read More

Berlin's Museum Island welcomes new stately entrance

As of 2019, visitors to Berlin’s Museum Island complex will gain access to its different museums via a new building, the James Simon Gallery designed by star architect David Chipperfield. Museum Island is a unique UNESCO World Heritage ensemble of Read More

Guy beaten up by angry mob for queue jumping at limited edition Air Jordan sale in Changsha

While queue jumping may be common practice in China, there are some places where you really shouldn’t try it, such as at the launch event for new limited edition Air Jordans. Back on Sunday, more than 500 people had gathered Read More

High-speed train crash in Turkey leaves at least nine dead and dozens injured

Nine people were killed and nearly 50 injured after a high-speed train crashed into a locomotive in the Turkish capital on Thursday, officials said. Transport Minister Cahit Turhan told reporters in televised remarks that three of those killed were operators Read More

Canada frees CFO of China's Huawei on bail; Trump might intervene

A top executive of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd was granted bail by a Canadian court on Tuesday, 10 days after her arrest in Vancouver at the request of U.S. authorities sparked a diplomatic dispute. Meng Wanzhou, Huawei’s Read More

Trump ex-lawyer Cohen sentenced to three years prison on campaign charge

Michael Cohen, US President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, was sentenced to a total of three years in prison on Wednesday for his role in making illegal hush-money payments to women to help Trump’s 2016 election campaign and lying to Read More

Britain's Theresa May survives no-confidence vote, says will quit by 2022

British Prime Minister Theresa May told her MPs on Wednesday she expects to step down before the next scheduled election in 2022, as she fought an immediate attempt to unseat her over her handling of Brexit by warning it could Read More

Japan picks 'disaster' character to define 2018

Japan has chosen the symbol meaning “disaster” to define the year 2018. Television stations broadcast the announcement live as the master of an ancient temple in Kyoto wrote the winning term on a white panel. In the annual vote, the Read More

Strasbourg attack not a govt conspiracy to undermine Yellow Vests – Interior Ministry official

The Strasbourg shooting, which claimed three lives on Tuesday night, was not a secret government ploy to undermine the mass protests gripping France for weeks, contrary to rumors online, a senior official has said. Secretary of State for the Interior Read More