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Italian firefighters rescue person from suspended car after Genoa bridge collapse

Posted on: August 15th, 2018 | No Comments
  Italian firefighters carried out a dramatic rescue on Tuesday (August 14) retrieving a person who had been caught in the mangled ruins of his car suspended in the air...

Pennsylvania report details decades of alleged sexual abuse by priests

Posted on: August 15th, 2018 | No Comments
  Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania sexually abused thousands of children over a 70-year period and silenced victims through “the weaponization of faith” and a systematic cover-up campaign by their...

Turks divided over President Erdogan calls for U.S. electronics boycott

Posted on: August 15th, 2018 | No Comments
    Turks expressed differing opinions on Tuesday (August 14) after President Tayyip Erdogan called on the nation to boycott electronic products from the United States, particularly iPhones, retaliating in a...

Trump responds to suspected London attack

Posted on: August 15th, 2018 | No Comments
    U.S. President Donald Trump responded to the attack in London on Tuesday morning (August 14) tweeting “These animals are crazy and must be dealt with through toughness and...

Nine hurt as gas explosion levels Denver building

Posted on: August 15th, 2018 | No Comments
  Nine people were injured, one critically, on Tuesday (August 14) when a natural gas explosion leveled a Denver apartment building, a fire department spokesman said. First responders rescued two victims trapped...

Congo starts using experimental Ebola treatment

Posted on: August 15th, 2018 | No Comments
  Democratic Republic of Congo has started using the experimental mAb114 Ebola treatment to counter the latest flare-up of the virus, health officials said on Tuesday (August 14), the first time it...

Activists urge Japan to apologize for forcing women to work in wartime brothels

Posted on: August 14th, 2018 | No Comments
    Over 50 activists wearing white face masks joined a sit-in protest in front of Japan’s de facto embassy in Taipei on Tuesday (August 14), asking for a formal...

Violent tornado touches down in north China, ravaging villages

Posted on: August 14th, 2018 | No Comments
  A rare tornado touched down in Jinghai District of north China’s Tianjin Municipality Monday afternoon, snapping utility poles in half and causing damage to local residences. The tornado was...

Solar-powered car that charges as you drive

Posted on: August 14th, 2018 | No Comments
  A German start-up has taken advantage of the strong Bavarian sun this summer to test the final development of the charging system of its Sion car, an all-electric vehicle...

Meteor shower attracts thousands to Israel’s desert dark spots

Posted on: August 14th, 2018 | No Comments
  Thousands of star-gazers held a vigil in the early hours of Monday (August 13) at one of the darkest spots in Israel, hoping to catch sight of a “shooting...