Category Archives: World News

Melania shares the hardest part of job

Melania Trump tells Fox News’ Sean Hannity that the hardest thing she deals with is feeling like there are people who use her name to advance their own careers.

Strasbourg Christmas market shooting: Gunman at large after three killed

12 DEC 18 06:42 ET By Helen Regan and Saskya Vandoorne, CNN (CNN) — A massive hunt is underway for a gunman who opened fire near a popular Christmas market in the center of the French city of Strasbourg Tuesday, killing three people and injuring 13 others. More than 350 police gendarmes and soldiers supported…MORE

May faces no-confidence vote amid Brexit chaos

Members of UK Prime Minster Theresa May’s own party triggered a vote of no-confidence in her leadership amid Brexit deal discussions, which could lead to her removal from office.

Strasbourg gunman was on French watch list

The suspected shooter in Strasbourg, France, identified as a 29-year-old male by CNN affiliate BFM, was on a French terror watch list called a “Fiche S” surveillance file.

EPA expected to announce new definition of waters protected under Clean Water Act

11 DEC 18 06:48 ET By Ellie Kaufman, CNN (CNN) — The Environmental Protection Agency is widely expected to announce plans to change the definition of which waters in the United States are protected under the Clean Water Act on Tuesday — a change President Donald Trump has been working toward since the beginning of…MORE

Asylum claims at southwest border jumped nearly 70% in 2018

11 DEC 18 08:03 ET By Devan Cole, CNN (CNN) — US Customs and Border Protection announced Monday that the number of migrants who sought asylum out of fear at the southwest border increased by nearly 70% between 2017 and 2018, according to new statistics released by the Department of Homeland Security. According to DHS,…MORE

Ukraine ports ‘partially unblocked’ by Russia, Kiev says

04 DEC 18 04:48 ET By Nathan Hodge, CNN (CNN) — Russia has partially unblocked Ukraine’s ports on the Azov Sea, allowing ship traffic though the Kerch Strait, Ukrainian Minister of Infrastructure Volodymyr Omelyan said Tuesday. In a statement posted on the ministry website, Omelyan said Russia had lifted some restrictions on movement to and…MORE

Drunk pilot gets 10 months in prison

A Japanese pilot found to be more than nine times over the legal alcohol limit before a scheduled flight from London was sentenced to 10 months in prison, according to police.