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Footbridge collapses in Miami, killing four

A newly installed pedestrian bridge over a major road in Miami collapsed on Thursday, killing four people and trapping multiple cars below. The walkway, which connected Florida International University to a student housing area, went up less than a week [...]

March 16, 2018 World

White House on lock-down as man shoots self

The White House the official home of the US president, has been placed on lock-down. This followed reports of a man shooting himself on the North Lawn on Saturday. Staff were instructed to take shelter inside after the incident occurred [...]

March 4, 2018 World

Families are ordered to EVACUATE as snow gives way to lethal rain and black ice turns UK roads into ‘death traps’ while 50mph storms continue to rage across the country

Black ice will continue to blight Britain's roads today as snow continues to fall across the north-east of England and Scotland as well as Northern Ireland. A yellow weather warning for ice remains in place until 11am across the whole [...]

March 3, 2018 World

Lodi si Duterte: Trump to follow other countries’ all out war on drugs

US President Donald Trump on Thursday advocated the death penalty for drug dealers, escalating his tough-on-crime rhetoric amid an opioid crisis that kills an estimated 200 Americans a day. “The drug dealers, the drug pushers, they are really doing damage,” [...]

March 2, 2018 World

Birmingham braced for week of snow as Met Office issues new Amber Warning

Birmingham weather warning with four inches of snow predicted as temperatures plunge to -13C Birmingham is set to plunge into arctic conditions with days of heavy snow and Siberian temperatures sparking health warnings and fears of travel chaos. The Met [...]

February 26, 2018 World

Malaysia holds Filipinos seeking to set up extremist cell

Ten suspected Islamic militants who were trying to establish a Malaysian cell of a Philippine kidnap-for-ransom group have been arrested in Borneo island, police said Wednesday. The alleged extremists, mostly Filipinos, are also accused of trying to help fighters linked [...]

February 22, 2018 World

Watch a flight attendant save the day by singing to a crying baby on a long-haul flight

The moment a flight attendant’s magic touch soothed to sleep an incessantly crying toddler has gone viral. The Hawaiin Airlines flight attendant offered her help after a mother of three had struggled to calm her 3-year-old son for over half [...]

February 22, 2018 World

Newborn baby left in airport restroom with heartbreaking note

Authorities at the Tucson International Airport, United States discovered a newborn baby abandoned on a restroom’s changing table. The newborn baby boy was found wrapped in a blanket with a handwritten note which read, “Please help me. My mom had [...]

February 13, 2018 World

Russian plane crash kills all 71 people on board

The crew of the Saratov Airlines flight that crashed near Moscow on Sunday didn't report any problems before the plane crashed into snowy terrain, killing all 71 people on board, state-run media said. The Antonov An-148 aircraft was carrying 65 [...]

February 13, 2018 World

Canada to conduct human rights review before chopper sale to Philippines

Canada to conduct human rights review before chopper sale to Philippines: Canada's top diplomat has vowed to conduct an “extremely rigorous” human rights analysis of any potential export of military equipment to the Philippines. During the debates at Canada's House [...]

February 10, 2018 World