Thursday, September 20, 2018

Russian military chief criticizes U.S., Japan and South Korea drills

TOKYO (Reuters) - Russia’s military chief warned on Monday that military exercises by Japan, the United States and South Korea aimed at countering North...

Calgary election polling failures caused by ‘perfect storm,’ Mainstreet research firm says

Mainstreet Research says its internal investigation into the polling failures that led the firm to wrongly predict Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi would...

Criminal charges possible in Grenfell Tower fire in London, inquiry hears

London police are considering a variety of criminal charges related to the June fire at Grenfell Tower that left 71 people dead....

Suspect, 3 others injured in ‘attempted terrorist attack’ at NYC transit hub

A pipe bomb strapped to a man went off in the New York City subway near Times Square on Monday, injuring him...

Trump declaration on Jerusalem dampens Christmas cheer in Bethlehem

As Bethlehem gears up for the busy Christmas period, some visitors are staying away because of heightened tensions following U.S. President Donald...

‘He got away with everything’: Woman says court cared more about abuser’s future than...

Aden Savoie has lost all faith in the N.L. justice system after her ex-boyfriend was given an absolute discharge after pleading guilty...

Firefighters hold back massive Southern California wildfire

Firefighters, taking advantage of a lull in the winds, on Monday held in check a massive Southern California wildfire that has torched...

Firefighters brace for second week of California wildfires

The largest California wildfire is advancing on coastal towns near Santa Barbara, stoked by the gusty winds and dry conditions that have...

U.S. citizen on the run after busting out of Bali prison

DENPASAR, Indonesia (Reuters) - Indonesian police are hunting for a U.S. citizen who escaped on Monday from an overcrowded prison on the holiday island...

Venezuela’s ruling socialists romp to victory in mayoral elections

Venezuela's ruling socialists swept nearly all the races for mayors across the country, and President Nicolas Maduro is now threatening to ban...