Sunday, January 20, 2019

Power restored at Atlanta international airport, hundreds of flights affected

Minutes after its midnight deadline to get the electricity back on at the world's busiest airport, Georgia Power announced early Monday that...

Thousands stranded after power outage at world’s busiest airport grounds flights

A sudden power outage brings the world's busiest airport to a standstill, grounding scores of flights in Atlanta days before the start...

Tropical storm Kai-Tak leaves over 30 dead in Philippines

A slow-moving storm has left more than 30 people dead and several others missing mostly due to landslides and floods and stranded...

Prince Harry jokes with Barack Obama ahead of radio interview

Prince Harry has interviewed Barack Obama for a radio program in which the former U.S. president shared his memories of the day...

‘Avery keeps me going’: Survivor recalls 10 freezing hours with young daughter

Almost two years after her car crashed, Kristen Hiebert is still adapting to life without her lower legs — amputated due to...

Manitoba Cree elder Sarah Harper dies at 111

A well-known Manitoba Cree elder passed away over the weekend at 111 years old. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/sarah-harper-elder-death-1.4453304?cmp=rss

Explainer: Myanmar wields colonial-era law against Reuters journalists

(Reuters) - Myanmar has accused Reuters reporters Wa Lone, 31, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 27, of breaching the country’s Official Secrets Act, a little-used...

Christmas cards from across Canada lift spirits of Winnipeg boy with fatal disease

People across the country are pitching in to make the holiday season a little brighter for a 10-year-old Winnipeg boy. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/christmas-card-for-sheldon-1.4453291?cmp=rss

‘They all love him:’ Chimp rescued by Alberta man thrives at Kenyan sanctuary

A young chimp rescued from an Iraqi zoo by an Alberta man has overcome a hurdle crucial to his survival at a...

Erdogan says Turkey will open embassy in East Jerusalem

Turkey intends to open an embassy in East Jerusalem, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday, as the UN planned a vote asking...