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In October 2021, a group of Tamil asylum seekers who claimed that they are fleeing persecution in Sri
Political circles speculate that a grand alliance comprising the Sri Lanka Freedom Party of former President Maithripala Sirisena
Senate passes funding bill to avert shutdownon 1 October 2023 at 1:36 AM
Congress passed a stopgap bill to avert a government shutdown ahead of a critical midnight deadline when funding for federal agencies was set to run out. Follow here for live news updates.
Congress passes stopgap bill to avert shutdown ahead of midnight deadlineon 1 October 2023 at 1:35 AM
Congress passed a stopgap bill to avert a government shutdown just hours ahead of a critical midnight deadline when funding for federal agencies was set to run out.
Death toll rises to 60 after suicide bombings rip through two religious ceremonies in Pakistanon 1 October 2023 at 12:50 AM
At least 60 people are dead following suicide blasts in the southwestern Pakistan city of Mastung on Friday, the Media Coordinator of the Health Department of Pakistan's Balochistan province confirmed on Saturday night local time.
New York Rep. Jamaal Bowman pulls fire alarm in House office building but says it was an accidenton 1 October 2023 at 12:42 AM
Rep. Jamaal Bowman pulled a fire alarm in the Cannon House Office Building on Saturday morning, shortly before the House was scheduled to vote on a government funding bill, an incident the New York Democrat said was an accident.
An Australian community built on racial segregation looks to the future, with or without a Voiceon 1 October 2023 at 12:17 AM
Built on the land of the Wakka Wakka people, Cherbourg's modern motto of "many tribes, one community" reflects the varied origins of its 1,700 residents, descendants of people once forced to live there under laws of segregation.
Federal judge blocks two provisions of North Carolina near-total ban on abortions after 12 weeks, ruling in favor of advocacy groupson 30 September 2023 at 11:43 PM
A federal judge on Saturday blocked two provisions of a near-total ban on abortions after 12 weeks of pregnancy from taking effect in North Carolina, saying that one of the provisions is unconstitutionally vague, while the other lacks medical evidence.
Why there was never a good place to put your purse in a car, but there is nowon 30 September 2023 at 11:04 PM
When a woman gets in the driver's seat of a car she often faces a challenge. Where to put her bag? There's just not a good place. There's the passenger seat, if its empty, or the foot well in front of it or even on the back seat, if you don't mind reaching all the way back there.
Pelosi accompanying Feinstein's body to California on plane from president's military fleeton 30 September 2023 at 10:11 PM
Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is accompanying the body of late Sen. Dianne Feinstein on a plane from president's military fleet to San Francisco, an aide told CNN.
In Texas, water levels are so low a rarely-seen underwater cave and century-old ruins have appearedon 30 September 2023 at 9:53 PM
Water levels are so low at Canyon Lake in Texas that an underwater cave and remnants of communities that stood more than a century ago at the site are reappearing.
Five dead in Illinois crash involving semi-truck carrying ammonia, residents cannot return home yeton 30 September 2023 at 9:53 PM
At least five people were killed and parts of an Illinois neighborhood were evacuated due to a Friday crash involving a semi-truck carrying thousands of gallons of anhydrous ammonia.
A cat wins Hambone Award after being folded in a sofa bedon 30 September 2023 at 9:22 PM
Giles, a charismatic black kitty, took home a trophy and some stitches after finding himself stuck between a cushion and a hard place.
Arnold Schwarzenegger's granddaughter is more obsessed with his pets than she is with himon 30 September 2023 at 8:12 PM
When it comes to Arnold Schwarzenegger's grandchildren and his love for animals, it turns out the apple doesn't fall far from the tree.
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Road accidents are increasing at an alarming rate and 2470 deaths have been reported last