Monday, June 24, 2019

Trump announces new Iran sanctions as Tehran threatens to down more U.S. drones

U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday imposing fresh sanctions on Iran, amid increased tensions between the long-time foes.

Trump imposes new sanctions as Iran threatens to down more U.S. drones

U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday imposing fresh sanctions on Iran, amid increased tensions between the long-time foes.

Turkey’s opposition strikes blow to Erdogan with Istanbul mayoral win

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey’s opposition has dealt President Tayyip Erdogan a stinging blow by winning control of Istanbul in a re-run mayoral election, breaking...

Woman says part of leg amputated after broken foot went undiagnosed for 2 months

Samantha Rideout, 30, says she her right leg was amputated from the knee down after an infection in her foot spread to the...

Integrity clause removes muzzle on scientists, says Laurentian University professor

Canadian scientists could be breathing a sigh of relief following news that a clause in their collective agreement with the Trudeau government locks in...

Protesters in Hong Kong plan new demonstrations as G20 meets this week

Protesters fearing an erosion of Hong Kong's legal autonomy blocked access to a government office building for nearly two hours Monday and...

Montreal’s Samuel De Champlain Bridge is now open

After four years of construction and months of delays, motorists heading to Montreal from the city's South Shore are now able to drive over the new...

Federal election easy prey for social media manipulators, experts warn

The angst and effort around preventing voters from being manipulated through social media has accomplished little, experts on fake news warn, and online interference is...

U.S. cyber attacks on Iranian targets not successful, Iran minister says

FILE PHOTO: Hooded an holds laptop computer as cyber code is projected on him in this illustration picture More LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. cyber attacks against...

Yemen’s Houthis hit Saudi airport, killing one, wounding 21: Saudi-led coalition

RIYADH (Reuters) - Yemen’s Houthi movement launched an attack on Abha civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia on Sunday that killed one person and...