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1 dead, 2 missing after explosion at chemical plant in Waukegan

1 dead, 2 missing after explosion at chemical plant in Waukegan

Waukegan Fire Department personnel fought both flames and subzero temperatures early on Monday, March 4, at an apartment fire on Grand Avenue at Jackson Street. " It was leveled . It's right across fr...

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US Senate fails to override Trump's veto on Yemen

US Senate fails to override Trump's veto on Yemen

Amid U.S. and worldwide anger over the civilian toll of the Yemen conflict, the Trump administration a year ago stopped providing refueling support for Saudi aircraft in Yemen. Even Mr. Trump's back...

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‘Missing’ posters for Rahul appear in Amethi

‘Missing’ posters for Rahul appear in Amethi

When he says that surgical strikes during UPA were done in video games then he is not insulting Congress but the Army", Gandhi said. Modi on Friday fired a riposte at the Congress's claims that the ...

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Presidential candidate for the Democrats - view

Presidential candidate for the Democrats - view

Bennet's entry into the race brings the number of current or former officeholders running for the Democratic nomination to 21, with the candidates in the race ranging all the way from a former Vice-Pr...

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Dems declare victory: Judges declare Ohio's congressional map unconstitutional

Dems declare victory: Judges declare Ohio's congressional map unconstitutional

The court argues the map violates voters' constitutional right to choose their representatives and exceeds the state's powers under Article I of the Constitution. The redraw forced Kaptur into a pri...

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Fani kills at least 12 in India before swiping Bangladesh

Fani kills at least 12 in India before swiping Bangladesh

According to a latest update, Cyclone Fani hit West Bengal by crossing Kharagpur and continues further in North-East direction with the wind speed of 90 km/hour. Aerial pictures showed extensive f...

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Kushner: Mideast plan won't say 'two states'

Kushner: Mideast plan won't say 'two states'

He described it as an "in-depth operational document" not anchored to previous, failed negotiations, high-level political concepts or stale arguments. Nothing is known about how the plan addresses the...

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PlayStation Plus May 2019 PS4 Games Announced

PlayStation Plus May 2019 PS4 Games Announced

What Remains of Edith Finch is a walking simulator whilst Overcooked is a great little cooking game that can be played by yourself or with others. It turns out the leaks from earlier today were s...

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Forza Street could come to Nintendo Switch

Forza Street could come to Nintendo Switch

When you add either of the consoles to your cart, you'll then be given the opportunity to add a game for free with up to a $59.99 in value. Even the just-released Mortal Kombat 11 is eligible. Whils...

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Donate a word and create Poem Portrait using this Google App

Donate a word and create Poem Portrait using this Google App

To create your poem portrait, donate a word of your choice and take a self portrait. Think of it as an Instagram face filter together with a few lines of AI-generated poetry written all over your face...

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Holocaust Victims Commemorated By Auschwitz-Birkenau Death Camp March

Holocaust Victims Commemorated By Auschwitz-Birkenau Death Camp March

Ceremonies were held at schools, public institutions and army bases across the country to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day. Thousands of young Jews from across the globe joined the Holocaust ...

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Trump Calls Facebook’s Ban of Far-Right Agitators ‘Censorship’

Trump Calls Facebook’s Ban of Far-Right Agitators ‘Censorship’

On Thursday, Snoop Dogg took to Instagram to post a rant against the banning of Louis Farrakhan . In doing so, Facebook pointed to its efforts to remove users who "promote or engage in vi...

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Sudanese Threaten General Strike in Standoff with Military

Sudanese Threaten General Strike in Standoff with Military

In an interview with the AFP news agency, Sudan's main opposition leader Sadiq al-Mahdi on Wednesday warned protest leaders against provoking the military. The military intervened following a six-day ...

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Carnival sued in US over seized property in Cuba, in a first

Carnival sued in US over seized property in Cuba, in a first

Every administration since then had waived the provision on national security grounds, but the Trump administration announced last month it would no longer do so. In fact, the Department of Justice ha...

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USA tightens restrictions on Iran's nuclear programme

USA tightens restrictions on Iran's nuclear programme

In the light of US' continued restrictions on Iran, the country may be gearing up to reduce the level of its nuclear commitments according to paragraphs 26 and 37 of the JCPOA; the measures would stil...

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Mike Pompeo calls Ilhan Omar's comments on Venezuela 'disgusting'

Mike Pompeo calls Ilhan Omar's comments on Venezuela 'disgusting'

That's a result of the dictatorship and socialism that has been imposed on the people of Venezuela by Nicolas Maduro . "That's not a result of USA policies". They say his hold on power is based on fr...

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Cyprus murders: Country's justice minister quits over handling of the case

Cyprus murders: Country's justice minister quits over handling of the case

Like everyone else, Nicolaou said he has been through hard times because of the killings, while his "conscience and principles" led to his resignation. He urged the public to continue showing trust ...

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Trump calls Putin and talks of 'Russian Hoax'

Trump calls Putin and talks of 'Russian Hoax'

Sanders informed that the two leaders had discussed the outcomes of the investigation by US Special Counsel Robert Mueller , the situation in Venezuela and North Korea, as well as the prospects of pr...

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UN, peace monitors ask South Sudan to respect freedom of press

UN, peace monitors ask South Sudan to respect freedom of press

We have a duty as citizens to ensure that we hold to account those who have the ability to create the environment where these perpetrators can thrive. The theme discusses current challenges faced by m...

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Just in: Israeli war jets strike Gaza

Just in: Israeli war jets strike Gaza

One incendiary object, which was allegedly launched from Gaza, caused a small fire in an open field in the Eshkol Regional Council. "Earlier today, explosive and arson balloons were launched from th...

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Man poops out swallowed AirPod; finds it in working condition

Man poops out swallowed AirPod; finds it in working condition

The tracking app informed Hsu that the missing AirPod was still in his room, but without a specific location he continued to struggle to find it, so he opted for an audio hint. "Due to the plastic s...

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Japan's emperor greets public for 1st time since succession

Japan's emperor greets public for 1st time since succession

Naruhito's father, Akihito, and his wife Michiko, were not present to avoid concerns about interference with the serving emperor. Masako, wearing a yellow dress and hat, waved and smiled to the crow...

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World Bank Gives $545 Million For Cyclone-Hit Southern Africa

World Bank Gives $545 Million For Cyclone-Hit Southern Africa

More than 1,500 cases were confirmed and at least two people died. A total of up to $545 million (just over R7.8 billion) will be disbursed to Mozambique , Zimbabwe and Malawi - the three countries...

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Palestinians killed, 2 soldiers wounded in Gaza flare-up

Palestinians killed, 2 soldiers wounded in Gaza flare-up

Two Israeli soldiers have been killed. Israel has killed two Hamas militants in air strikes on Gaza , and two Palestinian protesters have been killed in clashes with Israeli forces along the en...

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Police In Portugal Have A New Suspect In The Madeleine McCann Disappearance

Police In Portugal Have A New Suspect In The Madeleine McCann Disappearance

The Polícia Judiciária (known simply as the PJ) in Portugal are reportedly looking into a "new clue and a new suspect" according to Portuguese outlet Correio da Manha . In a statement on the 12th a...

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Woman claims Tommy Robinson ally broke her nose at Cheshire event

Woman claims Tommy Robinson ally broke her nose at Cheshire event

Two people were taken to hospital in the hours that followed. One of Tommy Robinson's supporters has been seen confiscating a milkshake as he campaigns ahead of the European elections after he was...

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Japan's Shinzo Abe compliments Kim Jong Un while seeking summit

Japan's Shinzo Abe compliments Kim Jong Un while seeking summit

Last week, North Korea accused White House National Security Advisor John Bolton of not understanding the intentions of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and President Donald Trump. Choe's remarks...

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Commercial jet goes down in Florida river; passengers reportedly OK

Commercial jet goes down in Florida river; passengers reportedly OK

Miami Air International is a charter operator, which provides services to the U.S. military. "I've never seen anything like this", she said . The plane is in shallow water and not submerged, and...

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Facebook Bans Alex Jones, Louis Farrakhan And Other 'Dangerous' Individuals

Facebook Bans Alex Jones, Louis Farrakhan And Other 'Dangerous' Individuals

The Gin and Juice rapper was left incensed when he heard that minister Louis Farrakhan had been banned from Facebook and Instagram for "dangerous" speech. "Outspoken conservative and award-winning a...

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DEVELOPING: Miami Air Boeing 737 Skids Off Runway in Jacksonville

A total of 142 people were on board, including 136 passengers and 7 crew members. Authorities say the plane was not submerged in the water. All people on board were alive and accounted for, accord...

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