General News

6 months after Mexico quake some still camp outside homes

Mar 19, 2018

Six months after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake shocked Mexico City, dozens of people are still living in improvised street camps in front of damaged buildings

A frustrated Trump lashes out at special counsel Mueller

Mar 19, 2018

President Donald Trump is taking out his frustrations over the intensifying Russia investigation by lashing out at special counsel Robert Mueller, signaling a possible shift away from a strategy of cooperating with a probe he has called biased against him

Asian markets mixed following Wall Street gains

Mar 19, 2018

Asian stock markets are mixed following Wall Street gains and China's appointment of a new central bank governor and other top economic officials

Australian wildfires raze dozens of homes, kill livestock

Mar 19, 2018

Wildfires razed dozens of homes in southeast Australia, cut power to thousands more and killed livestock, but most of the weekend blazes have been contained without any reports of serious injury

Japan's February exports, imports grow amid trade war fears

Mar 19, 2018

Japan's exports in February grew 1.8 percent as worries grow about possibility of trade war with US

Bridge collapse: Seconds separated those who lived and died

Mar 19, 2018

A matter of seconds between those who would live and those who would die as Florida pedestrian bridge topples down highway bustling with passing vehicles

China's next economic czar: Harvard-trained Xi adviser

Mar 19, 2018

China's next economy czar is a Harvard-trained supporter of free markets who is President Xi Jinping's top adviser but has no experience fighting the bureaucratic battles the post can require

Authorities in Austin, Texas, say an explosion has injured at least 2 people, but they haven't determined the cause.

Mar 19, 2018

Authorities in Austin, Texas, say an explosion has injured at least 2 people, but they haven't determined the cause.

Putin claims crushing victory in Russian presidential vote

Mar 19, 2018

Vladimir Putin has rolled to a crushing re-election victory for six more years as Russia's president

Century-old shipwreck found in Lake Erie, 8 died in sinking

Mar 19, 2018

Shipwreck hunters say they've discovered the remains of a steamer that sank in Lake Erie over a century ago and left eight people dead

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