Monday, December 10, 2018 Headlines & Global News


Germany and Netherlands stay firm against Turkey

Germany And Netherlands Harden Stance Against Turkey

Mar 13, 2017 05:17 AM EDT

Turkey is holding a referendum on whether to turn from a parliamentary to a presidential republic. The German interior minister stated he was opposed to Turkish political gatherings in Germany.

President Park Geun-hye removed from office in South Korea

Court Ousts South Korean President

Mar 11, 2017 09:54 PM EST

The decision of the court is being celebrated by many, but some people disliked it. Pro-Park protesters turned on police, two people believed to be pro-Park died.

A rate hike is possible because of strong jobs growth

Strong Jobs Growth In US May Make The Fed Increase Interest Rates

Mar 11, 2017 09:53 PM EST

Employers in the US have added more than two million jobs the last 12 months, and the latest statistics show the expansion continued into February. This may make the Fed increase interest rates to avoid higher inflation.

US Marines will fight against ISIS

US Sends Marines To Fight Against Islamic State In Raqqa, Syria

Mar 10, 2017 10:58 AM EST

The marines arrived a few days ago to establish an outpost from which they will fire artillery at IS positions, President Donald Trump considers a new plan to defeat IS.

Time to avoid Robot Apocalypse

Stephen Hawking: World Government To Stop a Robot Apocalypse

Mar 08, 2017 05:08 PM EST

The growth of artificial intelligence is seen as a danger by many people who think it could destroy us. Hawking thinks there should be some regulatory oversight, at the national and international level.

Gunmen killed 30 people in Kabul

Gunmen Disguised As Doctors Assault Kabul Hospital, Killing 30

Mar 08, 2017 05:08 PM EST

The terrorists attacked when there was a ceremony in Kabul. A suicide bomber detonated explosives, then gunmen opened fire on guards located inside the hospital.

US deploys the Thaad system in South Korea

US: Thaad Is Not A Threat to China

Mar 08, 2017 11:14 AM EST

When the enemy launches a missile, the Thaad launches an interceptor missile which destroys the enemy projectile. China believes that Thaad goes far beyond what is required for defence.

Brazil is in recession

Brazil In Recession, Almost 13M Unemployed

Mar 08, 2017 11:13 AM EST

The number of unemployed in Brazil is bigger than the populations of countries like Portugal or Greece. The Brazilian economy has contracted 8% since 2014.

Report on illegal immigration in US

Illegal Immigrants In The US

Mar 06, 2017 05:28 PM EST

About 60 percent of the unauthorized population has been in US for at least a decade. Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras are the largest source of illegal immigrants.

New immigration order against muslims

New Immigration Order Signed By Trump

Mar 06, 2017 05:27 PM EST

Iraq has been excluded from the banned list because the iraqi government has boosted visa screening and also data sharing. The new order lifts an indefinite ban on all Syrian refugees.