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House to formalize impeachment

Democrats laid out a formal roadmap for US President Donald Trump's impeachment Thursday as they accumulated more evidence to support charges that he improperly pushed Ukraine to boost his own 2020 electoral prospects.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/31 20:33:41

Texas hospital livestreams brain surgery as patient talks to doctors

A young woman in Texas who remained awake for her brain surgery was able to speak to doctors during the procedure - and viewers from around the world looked on, as part of the operation was livestreamed on Facebook.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/31 19:28:40

US stocks rise after Fed cuts rates

US stocks rallied on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates for a third time this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/31 11:49:41

US Fed cuts interest rates for third time this year as economy slows

US Federal Reserve on Wednesday lowered interest rates by 25 basis points amid a further slowdown in US economic growth, the central bank's third rate cut this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/31 7:27:41

Furious Bolsonaro denies links to Brazil politician's murder

President Jair Bolsonaro angrily denied links to last year's assassination of a prominent Brazilian politician on Wednesday, after reports that a suspect in the murder investigation visited his residence before the killing.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/30 22:28:42

California battles with 330 fires in last 24 hours: governor

In the last 24 hours, Californian firefighters have responded to some 330 fires across the state, California Governor Gavin Newsom said Monday afternoon at a press conference.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/30 15:27:01

Small plane crashes into New Jersey residential area, pilot dead

A small plane crashed into a residential area in Woodbridge Township, US state of New Jersey, on Tuesday, setting fire to three houses and killing its pilot, authorities said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/30 10:38:46

US House Democrats release text of impeachment resolution

US House Democrats on Tuesday released the text of a resolution aimed at formalizing procedures of an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/30 9:54:11

James named in Colombia squad for friendlies

Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez was Tuesday named in Colombia's preliminary squad for friendlies against Peru and Ecuador in November
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/30 9:36:13

Kincade Fire in Northern California burning for 5th day

The Kincade Fire burning in Sonoma county spread to 75,415 acres (305.2 square km) and is 15 percent contained, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) reported Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/30 7:34:34

US House to call impeachment process vote

The US House of Representatives will hold its first formal vote Thursday on the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, a senior aide said, as Democrats forge ahead with a process that includes public hearings.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/29 21:43:40

House to vote on impeachment inquiry procedures as rifts with Trump administration deepen

The US House of Representatives will vote this week on a resolution intended to affirm an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump and relevant procedures, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Monday, as a standoff with the administration was deepening.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/29 15:12:46

Thousands evacuated in Los Angeles over fast-moving wildfire near Getty Center

Thousands of residents were forced to evacuate their homes after a fast-moving wildfire erupted early Monday morning near the famous Getty Center in Los Angeles in the western US state of California.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/29 11:37:23

US House to vote on resolution affirming impeachment inquiry, procedures

The US House of Representatives will vote this week on a resolution intended to affirm an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump as well as relevant procedures, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/29 7:44:54

Lopez becomes Bogota's first female mayor

Claudia Lopez, a symbol of the fight against corruption in Colombia, became the first woman to be elected mayor of Bogota on Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/28 21:23:40

Argentina's Peronists sweep back into power as Macri ousted

Argentina's Peronists swept back into power on Sunday, ousting conservative President Mauricio Macri in an election result that shifts Latin America's No.3 economy firmly back toward the left after it was battered by economic crisis.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2019/10/28 21:18:41

US Democrats push for John Bolton

Democratic lawmakers have summoned several little-known US officials to testify this week in their impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump but have their eye on a more prominent player – former national security adviser John Bolton.
Source: Reuters | 2019/10/28 21:18:40

US military's X-37B space plane lands after 780-day secret in-orbit mission

US military's X-37B space plane lands after 780-day secret in-orbit mission
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/28 14:18:33