Friday, November 09, 2018

Entertainment

China warns US to avoid islands it claims in South China Sea

China warns US to avoid islands it claims in South China Sea

China has bluntly told the United States to stop sending its ships and military aircraft close to islands Beijing claims in the disputed South China Sea
Updated: 10 hours ago
Ex-IS captive recalls captivity, seeing her son killed

Ex-IS captive recalls captivity, seeing her son killed

A Syrian woman liberated from captivity says Islamic State group militants kept them in dire conditions
Updated: 10 hours ago
A century after fighting for Paris, leaders mark armistice

A century after fighting for Paris, leaders mark armistice

Victors and vanquished from World War I meet this weekend to mark the centennial of the armistice, and the biggest ceremony will be at Arc de Triomphe in Paris where some 60 leaders will mark the cease-fire
Published: 11/09/18
'Harry Potter' co-stars reunite for a skateboard ride

'Harry Potter' co-stars reunite for a skateboard ride

There were no brooms in the air or "Mudblood" insults when Hermione Granger and Draco Malfoy met up at a beach
Published: 11/09/18
UN: 445,000 Yemenis have fled Hodeida area

UN: 445,000 Yemenis have fled Hodeida area

The U.N. refugee agency says hundreds of thousands of Yemenis from the Hodeida area have been forced to flee amid a Saudi-led coalition offensive to take the key Red Sea port city from Shiite rebels
Published: 11/09/18

3 car bombs explode in front of hotel in Somalia's capital

3 car bombs by Islamic extremists exploded outside a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu, killing at least 10 people and injuring 15, said police
Published: 11/09/18
Italian populist leader 'guarantees' nation won't exit euro

Italian populist leader 'guarantees' nation won't exit euro

An Italian government leader says he guarantees Brussels both that Italy won't exit the euro currency and will honor the deficit limit it has set
Published: 11/09/18
Dutch convict 34 for blocking anti-racism demonstrators

Dutch convict 34 for blocking anti-racism demonstrators

A court in the Netherlands has convicted 34 people who blocked a highway last year to prevent anti-racism demonstrators reaching the nationally televised arrival of the Dutch version of Santa Claus - and his helpers called Black Petes
Published: 11/09/18
France frees Ryanair jet after tarmac standoff over subsidy

France frees Ryanair jet after tarmac standoff over subsidy

Ryanair has paid 525,000 euros ($610,000) in subsidies back to French authorities on Friday to end a tarmac standoff that forced 149 passengers to disembark from an impounded plane.
Published: 11/09/18
Australian police say stabbing attack linked to terrorism

Australian police say stabbing attack linked to terrorism

Australian police say they believe an attack by a knife-wielding man who stabbed three people, one fatally, in the country's second-largest city is linked to terrorism
Published: 11/09/18