Saturday, November 17, 2018

Entertainment

Swimmer in Australia dies after being stung by stingray

A swimmer in Australia has died of a heart attack after he was stung by a stingray
Updated: 2 hours ago
Migrants get cool reception in Mexican border town

Migrants get cool reception in Mexican border town

Many of the nearly 3,000 migrants who have reached the border with California say they do not feel welcome in the Mexican city of Tijuana
Updated: 2 hours ago
Czechs rally against PM on Velvet Revolution anniversary

Czechs rally against PM on Velvet Revolution anniversary

Thousands of Czechs have used the anniversary of their country's 1989 anti-communist Velvet Revolution to rally against Prime Minister Andrej Babis
Published: 11/17/18
Iraq's president visits Iran weeks after US renews sanctions

Iraq's president visits Iran weeks after US renews sanctions

Iraq's president is visiting Iran less than two weeks after the United States restored oil sanctions that had been lifted under the 2015 nuclear deal
Published: 11/17/18

Facebook says steep rise in data requests from Indian gov't

Facebook says there was a steep rise in data requests from India's government in the first half of this year as compared to the previous two years
Published: 11/17/18
Experts weigh the record of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal

Experts weigh the record of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal

Experts consider the costs and benefits of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal, which has tried and convicted a total of three defendants over nine years at a cost of more than $300 million
Published: 11/17/18

French drivers to block roads to protest rising fuel taxes

French drivers plan to block roads to protest rising fuel taxes and President Emmanuel Macron's policies
Published: 11/17/18
Migrants won't see armed US soldiers on border

Migrants won't see armed US soldiers on border

As thousands of migrants in caravan of Central American asylum-seekers converge on doorstep of US, they won't find armed soldiers standing guard
Published: 11/17/18
China, US trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summit

China, US trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summit

China's leader Xi Jinping and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence trade barbs in speeches to a summit of world leaders, outlining competing visions for global leadership.
Published: 11/17/18
US official: US intel says prince ordered Khashoggi killing

US official: US intel says prince ordered Khashoggi killing

U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi
Published: 11/17/18