• Wisconsin bus driver rescues child
Wisconsin bus driver rescues child

A dramatic video captures the moment a Wisconsin bus driver spotted a baby girl wandering barefoot and alone on the side of a freeway overpass last month, a shocking scene that prompted the driver to take action. "She did a lot more than her job. She did the right thing", he said of the five-year veteran with the service. "I don't take that kind ...

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  • Comatose woman gave birth to boy, attorney says
Comatose woman gave birth to boy, attorney says

Hacienda HealthCare , the company that manages the nursing home, said police in Phoenix served a search warrant on Tuesday to obtain the DNA, according to The New York Times . A spokesman for Arizona Governor Doug Ducey over the weekend called the reports "deeply troubling" and said the state was re-evaluating its contract and regulatory authori...

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  • Huawei arrests in Poland show how Trump v China tests Europe
Huawei arrests in Poland show how Trump v China tests Europe

The Huawei logo stands on a Huawei office building in Dongguan in China's southern Guangdong province on 18 December 2018. Wang's resume said he worked at China's General Consulate in Gdansk from 2006-2011 and at Huawei Enterprise Poland since 2011, where he was first director of public affairs and since 2017 the "sales director of public s...

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  • Snowstorm targets Washington, at least five dead in U.S. Midwest
Snowstorm targets Washington, at least five dead in U.S. Midwest

The storm was expected to travel along a narrow 1,500-mile-long path stretching from the Midwest to the East Coast over the weekend. Sally Johnson, a meteorologist in St. Louis have responded to more than 100 crashes during the storm. "This storm may become an overachiever when it comes to snow and ice". The Appalachians will pick up ice an...

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  • Winter Storm Gia forecast: Monster snowstorm to span half the US
Winter Storm Gia forecast: Monster snowstorm to span half the US

The storm coming through the area is a two-part storm system! The mountains could pick up a few snow showers. There will be some sunshine on Saturday, but temperatures will stay in the chilly 30s. If you'd like to share totals from your location, we're looking for area measurements here on our Facebook page . South of the Triad less than ½ inch of...

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  • Saudi teen could escape to Australia
Saudi teen could escape to Australia

She has now been referred for refugee resettlement by the the UN High Commissioner for Refugees ( UNHCR ), Australia's Department of Home Affairs confirmed . Speaking to Reuters via text and audio messages she alleged her family had threatened to kill her. "He said the daughter might feel neglected sometimes", Surachate said.

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  • Sanders apologises after new harassment allegation surfaces
Sanders apologises after new harassment allegation surfaces

The allegations came after dozens of 2016 Sanders campaign staffers, both men and women, signed a letter requesting a meeting with Sanders "to discuss the issue of sexual violence and harassment on the 2016 campaign, for the objective of planning to mitigate the issue in the upcoming presidential cycle".

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  • Missing Wisconsin teen found after three months, kidnapping suspect in custody
Missing Wisconsin teen found after three months, kidnapping suspect in custody

On 10 January, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office announced Jayme had been found alive . The terrified teenager was found by dog walker and social worker Jeanne Nutter, who said the girl begged for help and revealed her name. Investigators were still interviewing her, and she was "doing as well as circumstances allow", he said. She said he was ...

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  • Investigation into bus crash that killed three in Ottawa continues
Investigation into bus crash that killed three in Ottawa continues

Two of the dead were riding the bus and one was on the platform at Westboro station, a major stop on the city's busway, Mayor Jim Watson said. The driver was questioned by police, he said. OC Transpo has issued notices saying detours are in effect for the Dominion and Westboro transit stations. Part of the Transitway, a main artery for commuters,...

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  • Canadian town 'inundated' with dozens of stranded seals
Canadian town 'inundated' with dozens of stranded seals

Sheila Fitzgerald said she has sought help from Canadian authorities to help the animals find their way back to the sea. "They're pitiful to look at". An aerial reconnaissance mission to determine the size of the ice and the stranded pod has also been discussed, a plan the DFO says has been hampered by bad weather.

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  • Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's campaign fined for not providing workers' comp coverage
Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's campaign fined for not providing workers' comp coverage

According to reports , the campaign was forced to pay a $1,500 fine for not providing the required insurance. Members of Congress tell Politico on and off the record that Ocasio-Cortez will have an ineffective legislative career if she continues to criticize party leadership.

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  • RBG Won't Return to the Supreme Court Next Week
RBG Won't Return to the Supreme Court Next Week

She missed oral arguments for the first time in more than 25 years last week. " Her recovery from surgery is on track", she said. The 85-year-old associate justice underwent surgery to recover two cancerous growths from her left lung on December 21.

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  • FBI probed whether Trump was Russian agent
FBI probed whether Trump was Russian agent

Investigators have to consider if Trump's own actions constituted a possible threat to the national security, the paper reported on Friday. Agents also sought to determine whether Trump was knowingly working for Russian Federation or had unwittingly fallen under Moscow's influence.

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  • USA congresswoman Gabbard will run for President
USA congresswoman Gabbard will run for President

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of MA on December 31 announced she had formed an exploratory committee for a presidential run in what is expected to be a crowded Democratic primary field before the November 2020 presidential election. She said she sat down with Assad in an attempt to end the civil war in Syria. Being a fourth-term congresswoman fr...

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  • Trump promises citizenship path for skilled workers
Trump promises citizenship path for skilled workers

Trump tweeted . What's changed already: The federal government has already made changes to its H-1B approval practices with significant results, part of a broader effort to bridal the legal immigration system. The White House did not immediately comment on what kind of changes Trump was considering. In 2018, the United States hit the limit on t...

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  • Michael Cohen to testify before House Oversight Committee
Michael Cohen to testify before House Oversight Committee

Rep. Adam Schiff , the chairman of the House intelligence committee, also said he would be seeking a closed door hearing with Cohen. The hearing will be February 7 before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, according to a schedule published by Democratic Chairman Elijah Cummings , making the president's former "fixer" the fir...

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  • No Solution Quite Yet for Terrified Saudi Refugee in Thailand
No Solution Quite Yet for Terrified Saudi Refugee in Thailand

After publicising her case via social media, saying she feared for her safety if made to return home to her family, she was placed in the care of UNHCR workers as her bid for refugee status was considered. Following a tense 48-hour stand-off at Bangkok airport, some of it barricaded in a transit lounge hotel room, she was allowed to enter the cou...

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  • Nurse causes 'catastrophic injury to baby during delivery'
Nurse causes 'catastrophic injury to baby during delivery'

He said he realised something was horribly wrong while attempting to take out the placenta. After the incident, they asked family members to take the woman to Jaisalmer claiming that the opening of the womb had closed and it was hard to take the umbilical cord out.

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  • Polish Police Arrest Huawei Executive, Accused Of Spying For China
Polish Police Arrest Huawei Executive, Accused Of Spying For China

Maciej Wasik, deputy head of Poland's special service, said that the operation that resulted in the arrest of the two suspects had been underway for a long time and was planned with care. They took "documents and electronic data" from Huawei's office, said The Wall Street Journal . China's foreign ministry said it was "greatly concerned" by the ...

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  • Italy's deputy premier slams EU migrant deal - 1/9/2019 6:53:41 AM
Italy's deputy premier slams EU migrant deal - 1/9/2019 6:53:41 AM

The 49 migrants, including a baby and several children, were rescued while attempting the unsafe Mediterranean crossing from North Africa to Europe . Amnesty International's Southern Europe researcher Elisa De Pieri said the time taken to reach a decision on the migrants' fate was "shameful". Malta has announced that it will allow two ships, str...

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