A magnitude 5.8 earthquake caused some damage in Australia

A magnitude 5.8 earthquake caused some damage in Australia

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – A magnitude 5.9 earthquake caused some damage in suburban Melbourne on Wednesday in an unusually strong storm for Australia. The quake affected about 130 kilometers (80 miles) northeast of Australia’s second most populous city near the city of Mansfield at a depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), Geoscience Australia said. Victoria’s Deputy … Read more

German officials fear radicalization against masks after killing

German officials fear radicalization against masks after killing

BERLIN – Senior German officials expressed shock on Tuesday over the killing of a young petrol station who was shot dead this weekend by a man who resisted the country’s pandemic restrictions. A 49-year-old German man was arrested in the shooting death of a clerk on Saturday in the town of Idar-Oberstein. The suspect is … Read more

Russia responsible for Litvinenko poisoning, European rights court rules

Russia responsible for Litvinenko poisoning, European rights court rules

The LONDON European Court of Human Rights ruled on Tuesday that Russia was responsible for the 2006 deaths of former KGB official Alexander Litvinenko, who died a tragic death after being poisoned in London with Polonium 210, a rare radioactive isotope. Kremlin critic Litvinenko, 43, died weeks after drinking green tea with polonium-210 at London’s … Read more

White House investigates “horrific” images of border patrol agents confronting Haitian immigrants

White House investigates “horrific” images of border patrol agents confronting Haitian immigrants

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said Monday that the White House is seeking more information about the “terrible” viral videos that appear to show U.S. border guards on horseback confronting Haitian refugees at the U.S. border. “I have seen some of the films. I do not have the whole context. I can not imagine … Read more

No one was injured in a Spanish volcanic eruption, but officials say more than 100 homes were destroyed – National

Giant lava rivers tumbled slowly but relentlessly toward the sea Monday after a volcano erupted on a Spanish island off northwestern Africa, with rapid evacuations to help avoid casualties. Long fingers of fiery red lava slid down slopes with white smoke billowing from their front edges as they swallowed up houses, gardens and pools in … Read more

White House investigates “horrific” images of border patrol agents confronting Haitian immigrants

White House investigates “horrific” images of border patrol agents confronting Haitian immigrants

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said Monday that the White House is seeking more information about the “terrible” viral videos that appear to show U.S. border guards on horseback confronting Haitian refugees at the U.S. border. “I have seen some of the films. I do not have the whole context. I can not imagine … Read more

State troops stop woman trying to drive golf cart onto highway

A golf cart on SR 167. (Trooper Rick Johnson, Twitter) Speed ​​chases on cars are not exactly an uncommon event, but state troops participated in a far more peculiar form of persecution the Sunday after catches a woman trying to drive a golf cart into oncoming traffic on the highway. The incident was one that … Read more

New voters in Hong Kong decided with only 1 opposition member

New voters in Hong Kong decided with only 1 opposition member

HONG KONG The results of the vote for members of the Hong Kong Nomination Committee were completed on Monday after hours of delays, with only one opposition candidate elected to the 1500-strong committee. On Sunday, selected Hong Kong residents voted for members of the election committee who will elect the city’s leaders in the first … Read more

Winter blast hits New South Wales, bringing wind, snow and hail

A cold front sweeps across New South Wales this week, bringing back winter frost with hurricane winds, hail and snow. Key points: Thunderstorms are expected to hit Greater Sydney later this week. Specification warns that wind can damage property Surf Life Saving NSW urges beach lovers to be careful Temperatures are expected to drop by … Read more

Human remains found in Wyoming are “consistent” with the description of Gabby Petito, says the FBI

Human remains found in Wyoming are “consistent” with the description of Gabby Petito, says the FBI

Human remains discovered in Teton County, Wyoming, on Sunday match the description of the missing 22-year-old Gabby Petito, FBI officials said at a news conference. “Full forensic identification has not been completed to 100% confirm that we found Gabby, but her family has been notified of this discovery,” said Charles Jones, FBI Denver’s supervising senior … Read more