Mercury up close: Japanese-European space mission gets 1st glimpse of planet

Mercury up close: Japanese-European space mission gets 1st glimpse of planet By Staff The Associated Press Posted October 2, 2021 5:35 pm 1:13 Europe, Japan send spacecraft on 7-year journey to Mercury WATCH ABOVE: Europe, Japan send spacecraft on 7-year journey to Mercury – Oct 20, 2018 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this…

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‘Mind your own uterus’: U.S. women march for abortion rights

‘Mind your own uterus’: U.S. women march for abortion rights By Ellen Knickmeyer The Associated Press Posted October 2, 2021 1:27 pm     Updated October 2, 2021 4:29 pm 1:56 Protests launch across US to protect reproductive freedoms, criticize abortion restrictions WATCH: Protests launch across US to protect reproductive freedoms, criticize abortion restrictions comments Leave a comment facebook Share…

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Russia counting on COVID-19 antibody tests. Western experts say it’s unwise

Russia counting on COVID-19 antibody tests. Western experts say it’s unwise By Daria Litvinova The Associated Press Posted October 2, 2021 10:02 am     Updated October 2, 2021 10:14 am 2:01 Antibodies only half the story of vaccine protection: experts WATCH: Antibodies only half the story of vaccine protection, experts say comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item…

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Philippine President Duterte announces retirement from politics, drops VP bid

Philippine President Duterte announces retirement from politics, drops VP bid By Jim Gomez And Joeal Calupitan The Associated Press Posted October 2, 2021 7:58 am     Updated October 2, 2021 9:08 am 2:25 Philippines’ President Duterte announces retirement from politics WATCH: Philippines' President Duterte announces retirement from politics comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp…

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China Rising, Episode 11: An emotional homecoming for the Michaels. What now for Canada-China relations?

China Rising, Episode 11: An emotional homecoming for the Michaels. What now for Canada-China relations? By Jeff Semple Global News Posted October 2, 2021 6:00 am     Updated October 2, 2021 11:03 am 3:57 After nearly 3 years in Chinese prison, two Michaels return to Canada After being detained for 1020 days in Chinese prison, Canadians Michael Spavor and…

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China sends largest-ever incursion into Taiwan airspace

China sends largest-ever incursion into Taiwan airspace By Ben Blanchard Reuters Posted October 1, 2021 10:07 pm View image in full screen BEIJING, Oct. 1, 2021 A flag-raising ceremony to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China is held at the Tian'anmen Square in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 1, 2021. Credit Image: ©…

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Michael Spavor breaks silence after returning from China, says he’s ‘overjoyed’ to be home

Michael Spavor breaks silence after returning from China, says he’s ‘overjoyed’ to be home By David Lao Global News Posted October 1, 2021 4:16 pm     Updated October 1, 2021 4:54 pm 14:29 Michael Kovrig returns home, and Garneau on the deal to free the two Michaels RELATED: "The West Block" host Mercedes Stephenson speaks with Michael Kovrig, his…

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‘Missing’ Turkish man joins search party looking for himself

‘Missing’ Turkish man joins search party looking for himself By Staff The Associated Press Posted October 1, 2021 11:06 am 1:02 Gabby Petito case: Family establishes foundation in her memory WATCH: Gabby Petito case: Family establishes foundation in her memory. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item…

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Brett Kavanaugh tests positive for COVID-19, U.S. Supreme Court says

Brett Kavanaugh tests positive for COVID-19, U.S. Supreme Court says By Staff The Associated Press Posted October 1, 2021 9:34 am     Updated October 1, 2021 9:38 am 1:42 Biden gets COVID-19 vaccine booster shot WATCH: Biden gets COVID-19 vaccine booster shot. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter…

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Experimental pill fights COVID-19, drug-maker Merck claims

Experimental pill fights COVID-19, drug-maker Merck claims By Matthew Perrone The Associated Press Posted October 1, 2021 8:04 am     Updated October 1, 2021 2:25 pm 2:01 Antibodies only half the story of vaccine protection: experts WATCH: Antibodies only half the story of vaccine protection: experts. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this…

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Australia to lift 18-month travel ban on foreign travel in November

Australia to lift 18-month travel ban on foreign travel in November By Rod Mcguirk The Associated Press Posted October 1, 2021 7:29 am 1:56 Mixed vaccine travel confusion and frustration WATCH: Mixed vaccine travel confusion and frustration comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item on Twitter email…

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Retired boxer Manny Pacquiao officially enters crowded Philippine presidential race

Retired boxer Manny Pacquiao officially enters crowded Philippine presidential race By Aaron Favila and Joeal Calupitan The Associated Press Posted October 1, 2021 1:28 am View image in full screen Retired Filipino boxing hero and senator Manny Pacquiao waves from his vehicle before filing his certificate of candidacy for next year's presidential elections at the Commission on Elections on Friday,…

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North Korea says 4th recent test involved anti-aircraft missile

North Korea says 4th recent test involved anti-aircraft missile By Hyung-jin Kim The Associated Press Posted September 30, 2021 10:24 pm View image in full screen People watch a TV screen showing a news program reporting about North Korea's missile launch at a train station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021. AP Photo/Lee Jin-man comments Leave a comment…

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16 European airliners to refund passengers for COVID-19 cancelled flights

16 European airliners to refund passengers for COVID-19 cancelled flights By Marine Strauss Reuters Posted September 30, 2021 2:04 pm 1:56 Mixed vaccine travel confusion and frustration WATCH: Mixed vaccine travel confusion and frustration. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item on Twitter email Send this page…

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R.1 COVID-19 variant not an ‘imminent threat’ as Delta stays dominant: expert

R.1 COVID-19 variant not an ‘imminent threat’ as Delta stays dominant: expert By Aaron D'Andrea Global News Posted September 30, 2021 12:20 pm     Updated September 30, 2021 12:23 pm 2:04 CMA: ‘extraordinary measures’ needed to control COVID-19 in Alberta, Saskatchewan WATCH: Canadian Medical Association says 'extraordinary measures' needed to control COVID-19 in Alberta, Saskatchewan. comments Leave a comment…

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Britney Spears ‘on cloud nine’ after conservatorship ruling

Britney Spears ‘on cloud nine’ after conservatorship ruling By Staff Reuters Posted September 30, 2021 11:25 am 1:37 Britney Spears’ father suspended as conservator of singer’s estate WATCH ABOVE: Britney Spears’ father suspended as conservator of singer’s estate. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item on Twitter…

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96-year-old ex-Nazi secretary caught after fleeing trial in Germany 

96-year-old ex-Nazi secretary caught after fleeing trial in Germany  By Markus Schreiber and Kirsten Grieshaber The Associated Press Posted September 30, 2021 9:15 am     Updated September 30, 2021 2:15 pm 2:24 Former Nazi dies in Waterloo, Ont. WATCH: Former Nazi dies in Waterloo, Ont. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item…

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Afghanistan in for ‘major humanitarian crisis,’ Red Cross warns

Afghanistan in for ‘major humanitarian crisis,’ Red Cross warns By Samya Kullab The Associated Press Posted September 30, 2021 7:56 am 1:52 ‘You left behind thousands of Afghans’: U.S. officials grilled on chaotic Afghanistan exit WATCH: 'You left behind thousands of Afghans': U.S. officials grilled on chaotic Afghanistan exit. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp…

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U.S. Congress passes funding bill to avoid government shutdown

U.S. Congress passes funding bill to avoid government shutdown By Kevin Freking The Associated Press Posted September 30, 2021 7:09 am     Updated September 30, 2021 4:04 pm 1:53 U.S. Senate passes funding bill to avoid government shutdown WATCH: U.S. Senate passes funding bill to avoid government shutdown comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp…

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China Evergrande misses 2nd debt payment in a week, investors fear ‘large losses’

China Evergrande misses 2nd debt payment in a week, investors fear ‘large losses’ By Andrew Galbraith, Xiao Han and Clare Jim Reuters Posted September 30, 2021 3:03 am 2:05 Evergrande meltdown: Debt deal reached, but will it satisfy investors? WATCH: Evergrande meltdown: Debt deal reached, but will it satisfy investors? – Sep 22, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share…

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Rohingya refugee leader shot dead in Bangladesh camp by unknown gunmen

Rohingya refugee leader shot dead in Bangladesh camp by unknown gunmen By Julhas Alam The Associated Press Posted September 30, 2021 2:52 am View image in full screen FILE – In this June 2, 2020, file photo, people shop for vegetables at the Kutupalong Rohingya refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Bangladeshi police said a key refugee leader, Mohibullah, was…

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Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano erupts, causing lava fountains to cover crater floor

Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano erupts, causing lava fountains to cover crater floor By Caleb Jones The Associated Press Posted September 30, 2021 1:53 am View image in full screen This webcam image provided by the United States Geological Survey shows a view of an eruption that has begun in the Halemaumau crater at the summit of Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano, Wednesday, Sept.…

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Deadly gang battle in Ecuador prison kills 116, five beheaded

Deadly gang battle in Ecuador prison kills 116, five beheaded By Gabriela Molina The Associated Press Posted September 29, 2021 10:04 pm View image in full screen Relatives of inmates wait outside Del Litorial Penitentiary for information on September 29, 2021 in Guayaquil, Ecuador . Photo by Gerardo Menoscal/Agencia Press South/Getty Images comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item…

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