Chinese Nationals Arrested In Myanmar On Kidnapping Charges


22 Chinese nationals suspected of smuggling, extorting, kidnapping, and holding 27 victims, also Chinese nationals, against their will inside Myanmar got arrested by Myanmar Police. The suspects reportedly belong to three separate gangs that allegedly lured Chinese people into Myanmar with promises of free air tickets, vacation packages, and investment More...

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By Jennifer Lewis On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Nursing Home Fire In Chile: 10 Dead

In Santiago, Chile a fire swept through a nursing home in southern Chile on Tuesday, killing 10 elderly women, officials said. Investigators were trying to determine the cause of the fire that broke out at around More...

Robert Mugabe
By Sam Felton On Monday, July 30th, 2018

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Emerges, Rejects Ruling Party In Election

In a surprise address to the nation after months of silence, Zimbabwe’s former leader Robert Mugabe emerged just hours before Monday’s historic election declaring that “I will not vote for those More...

Destructive wildfire
By Jennifer Lewis On Saturday, July 28th, 2018

Destructive Wildfire Levels Neighborhoods, Kills At Least 2 In Redding

The fire came out of the dry pines of the Trinity Mountains with such intense heat that it created its own wind pattern. Evacuating his neighbors in the River Ridge neighborhood, Redding Police Chief Roger Moore More...

Toronto gun crimes
By Jennifer Lewis On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Toronto’s Safe-City Tag In Question After Spike In Gun Crimes

Canada’s largest city was once dubbed “Toronto the Good” for its squeaky-clean reputation but a mass shooting along one of its most popular restaurant strips is part of a nationwide rise in gun More...

Angela Merkel
By Jennifer Lewis On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

Merkel Defuses Coalition Clash Over Migration With Compromise

German Chancellor Angela Merkel defused a feud with her Bavarian allies over migration, ending a standoff that threatened to upend her government. The euro rose after Merkel and Horst Seehofer, the interior minister More...

Guatemala Volcano Death
By Sam Felton On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Guatemala Volcano Death Toll Up To 69, Expected To Rise

Rescuers pulled survivors and bodies from the charred aftermath of the powerful eruption of Guatemala’s Volcano of Fire, as the death toll rose to 69 on Monday and was expected to go higher from a disaster More...

US-North Korea
By Jennifer Lewis On Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

US-North Korea: Trump Says Summit With Kim Is Back On

Donald Trump’s summit with Kim Jong-un in Singapore on 12 June is back on, the US president says, a week after it was scrapped. Mr Trump made the announcement after talks with a senior North Korean envoy at More...

Russia Flight MH17
By Sam Felton On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Russia Comes Under Fire At Un Over Mh17 Downing

Russia on Tuesday rejected calls at the United Nations to accept responsibility for the downing of Flight MH17 over Ukraine after an investigation found that a Russian army missile was used in the attack. At a More...

President Donald Trump
By Sam Felton On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Trump Withdraws US From Iran Nuclear Deal

President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday he will withdraw the United States from the Iran nuclear deal and restore far-reaching sanctions aimed at severing Iran from the global financial system. “We will More...