Financial Pressure Mounts to Fix Boeing’s Troubled Jetliner
AP LONDON: Boeing is facing mounting pressure to roll out a software update on its best-selling plane in time forRead more.
‘No-deal’ Brexit Puts Rare Giraffes at Risk Too
Reuters ANTWERP, Belgium: Amid all the hand-wringing from businessmen and politicians about potential risks from a ‘no-deal’ Brexit, zookeepers areRead more.
Kitten has Surgery after His Kidney Grew So Big It ‘Poked out of His Abdomen’
Yahoo News A kitten has made a miraculous recovery after having surgery to remove a kidney which had swollen toRead more.
Indonesia Threatens to Quit Paris Climate Deal over Palm Oil
Reuters JAKARTA: A senior Indonesian minister warned on Wednesday Southeast Asia’s biggest economy could consider exiting the Paris climate dealRead more.
New York Agrees to Ban Single-use Plastic Bags in Bid to Tackle Pollution
TNYT New York state lawmakers have agreed to impose a statewide ban on most types of single-use plastic bags fromRead more.
Malaysia Urged to Abolish Death Penalty by Inmates’ Families
Arab News KUALA LUMPUR: Families and friends of death row inmates petitioned the Malaysian government to repeal its mandatory deathRead more.
Afghanistan Floods Kill 17, Worsen Already Desperate Situation
Reuters HERAT, Afghanistan/KABUL: Heavy rains caused flash floods in western Afghanistan that killed at least 17 people, destroying homes andRead more.
Stranded Baby Elephants Rescued by Thai Rangers
AFP BANGKOK: Six baby elephants separated from their parents and trapped in a muddy pit for days have been rescuedRead more.
‘Evil Attracts Evil’: Judge Gives Mom Life in Teen Murder
AP DOYLESTOWN, Pennsylvania: A woman who plotted the rape, torture and murder of her own teenage daughter pleaded guilty onRead more.