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'I'm sorry': Mom gives birth, abandons baby in airport bathroom with note

'I'm sorry': Mom gives birth, abandons baby in airport bathroom with note

The expectant mother walked into the airport, but later left the premises without her newborn baby after she gave birth to the child inside the restroom, airport authorities said. Authorities are look...

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Oil Falls as Shale Increases US Stockpiles

Oil Falls as Shale Increases US Stockpiles

At the same time, "you've seen a general strengthening in the US dollar". Further weighing on crude prices was a strengthening US currency, which reduced the appeal of dollar-denominated raw materia...

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Mary Lou McDonald To Be Confirmed As New Sinn Féin Leader

Mary Lou McDonald To Be Confirmed As New Sinn Féin Leader

McDonald, 48, a Dublin-born politician from a middle class background, was the only lawmaker to put her name forward to succeed Adams, who had led the left-wing party since 1983. Before his entrance o...

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India will take care of Palestinians' interests: PM Modi on historic visit

India will take care of Palestinians' interests: PM Modi on historic visit

This is an honour for India and a symbol of Palestine's friendship. Modi is now on his four-day Middle East tour, which includes visits to Palestine, the United Arab Emirates and Oman. Abbas, addres...

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Wall Street Set For Worst Week Since 2011

Wall Street Set For Worst Week Since 2011

The two best-known stock market indexes, the Dow and the Standard & Poor's 500, have dropped 10 percent from their all-time highs, set January 26. "I'd like to see buying come in late in the day ins...

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Winter Olympics 2018: Pyeongchang restaurants refuse to stop serving dog meat

After months of tensions, the athletes from the two countries marched under the same flag in the parade ceremony. After years of frustration, billions of dollars and a nagging national debate abou...

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US Justice Department's Number Three Official to Step Down

US Justice Department's Number Three Official to Step Down

Sources say Brand, who has only spent nine months on the job, is leaving to take a position in a Fortune 500 company. The Justice Department's third-ranking official, Rachel Brand , resigned Friday...

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Israel seeks peace but will defend itself against Iran: Netanyahu

Israel seeks peace but will defend itself against Iran: Netanyahu

The pro-Syrian military alliance, which includes Hezbollah and Iran , released a statement describing the Israeli claim that an Iranian drone had entered its airspace as a "lie and fabrication". ...

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Steelers hire Tom Bradley/Carnell Lake out

Steelers hire Tom Bradley/Carnell Lake out

His Steelers connections don't stop there. Dunbar has extensive experience in the National Football League; he was a defensive line coach from 2006-15 with Minnesota, the New York Jets and Buffa...

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FBI didn't pay Russian spy for Trump dirt

FBI didn't pay Russian spy for Trump dirt

Both reports appeared on Friday. A clandestine USA intelligence operation attempted to purchase stolen NSA cyber weaponry and acquire disparaging information on President Trump from a "shadowy" Ru...

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Snow-Ice Warning Issued For Ireland

Snow-Ice Warning Issued For Ireland

Lowest temperatures will range from -1°C to +2°C. The warning is in place from just after midnight on Sunday morning and into 11am. A wind warning is in place for Munster, Leinster and Galway fr...

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Storm to clobber US Midwest with snow and frigid temperatures

Storm to clobber US Midwest with snow and frigid temperatures

In Kalamazoo and Jackson counties, accumulations of 6 to 10 inches are forecast. By noon, more than 1,300 flights had been scrapped and another 1,390 delayed largely at Chicago O'Hare, Chicago Mid...

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Two Ohio police officers shot to death, suspect held

Two Ohio police officers shot to death, suspect held

Westerville is about 15 miles north of Columbus. 10 4:37 p.m: The two officers who were shot and killed after a shooting in Westerville have been identified. One officer was killed immediately while...

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Taiwan natural disaster leaves several dead, hundreds injured

Taiwan natural disaster leaves several dead, hundreds injured

But efforts are are being focused on one of the residential buildings that was left tilting by the quake for the missing person, among whom are Canadian citizens. "They're scrambling for time". "Thi...

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Terrorists attack army camp in Jammu and Kashmir

Terrorists attack army camp in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti took to Twitter and expressed condolence over the attack. The attack triggered a flurry of activities as the army rushed quick response teams and dep...

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Justin Trudeau's motorcade involved in minor crash in California

Justin Trudeau's motorcade involved in minor crash in California

A speech in which Trudeau evokes Reagan could force Republicans who lionize the former president to reconcile abandoning one of their hero's key accomplishments, Speer said . Auto companies have be...

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Hong Kong Bus Accident Claims Lives

Hong Kong Bus Accident Claims Lives

Photos and videos published by social media showed the gold-coloured bus lying on its side with its roof torn off, while emergency workers treated injured passengers nearby. Hong Kong's worst road tr...

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Kim Jong Un invites South Korean President Moon to Pyongyang

Kim Jong Un invites South Korean President Moon to Pyongyang

South Korea treated the ferry as an exception to maritime sanctions it imposed on the North so it could transport the artists to the South. Mr Kim's sister, Kim Yo Jong, verbally delivered his summi...

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Olympic ceremony 'a symbol of how things might be'

Yet the hostilities of a divided peninsula stood not just in the background, but on full display in the dignitaries' box, where U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence sat only a few metres from Ms. And yet,...

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No word from BC as feds overhaul pipeline rules

No word from BC as feds overhaul pipeline rules

McNeil said any product - whether it be Alberta oil or hydro power from Newfoundland and Labrador, Manitoba and Quebec - should be shared with as many Canadians as possible. While the measure might se...

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Robbery suspect identified despite cartoon-like sketch

Robbery suspect identified despite cartoon-like sketch

In response to all the trolls, the Lancaster police wrote online that the amateur sketch " jogged the memory of at least one investigator to provide a potential suspect name". The hand-drawn sketch w...

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Shirtless Tonga Olympian Pita Taufatofua Wins Olympic Opening Ceremony Again

Shirtless Tonga Olympian Pita Taufatofua Wins Olympic Opening Ceremony Again

Tonga is a tropical island in the Pacific Ocean and Taufatofua is only the second person from the country to qualify for the Winter Olympics . Tonga flag bearer Pita Taufatofua poses with a volu...

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Pennsylvania's top court delivers scathing indictment of political gerrymandering

Pennsylvania's top court delivers scathing indictment of political gerrymandering

This memo was distributed just one day after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Pennsylvania Republicans' appeal , a ruling Dush said "completely violated the [Pennsylvania state] constitution ...

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Two Isis 'Beatles' are stripped of British citizenship

Two Isis 'Beatles' are stripped of British citizenship

The defense official told Fox News that Kotey and El-Sheikh "are believed to have acted as guards and interpreters involved in ISIS' illegal captivity of Western hostages". He was killed in 2015. ...

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CSU to approve rubber-stamp German coalition deal

CSU to approve rubber-stamp German coalition deal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the Social Democrats sealed a deal on a new coalition on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila), potentially ending four months of political deadlock in...

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Myanmar Forces and Buddhist Villagers Torched Rohingya Homes, then Killed

Myanmar Forces and Buddhist Villagers Torched Rohingya Homes, then Killed

They offer evidence of a massacre believed to have taken place on the morning of 2 September past year, after the arrival of troops in the village of Inn Din drove its Rohingya inhabitants to flee. Hu...

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Over 40 settlements liberated in Syria's Afrin

Over 40 settlements liberated in Syria's Afrin

The YPG makes up the backbone of a force that fought IS in Syria. "After use, they will be thrown away". Meanwhile, in Turkey's southeastern province of Diyarbakir, a court remanded in custody Meh...

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Clint Eastwood Drains Monster Putt at Pebble Beach Celebrity Challenge

Clint Eastwood Drains Monster Putt at Pebble Beach Celebrity Challenge

I love being in the hunt playing that golf course and I get to play two rounds now. The Pebble Beach Pro-Am stretches the coast of California and runs through Monterrey Peninsula Country Club ,...

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Venezuela opposition weighs election run after talks end

Venezuela opposition weighs election run after talks end

Maduro running despite his widespread unpopularity and a crushing economic crisis in the oil-rich nation. "The National Electoral Council has been in permanent session, since Monday, analyzing the d...

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Trump praises ex-aide Rob Porter accused of domestic abuse

Trump praises ex-aide Rob Porter accused of domestic abuse

Porter told him about the allegations because he was concerned that what he characterized as false charges from aggrieved women who were out to destroy him could derail his Federal Bureau of Investiga...

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Post-trade deadline, Tyreke Evans still with Grizzlies

Post-trade deadline, Tyreke Evans still with Grizzlies

Though other teams should continue pursuing Gasol, Memphis probably won't move him before the deadline. The Grizzlies played the last five games without Evans, 28, and lost them all, including tak...

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Leading 'Russiagate' proponent revealed to have links to lobbyist of Russian billionaire

Leading 'Russiagate' proponent revealed to have links to lobbyist of Russian billionaire

Deripaska, for help setting up a meeting with former British spy Christopher Steele . Really grasping for straws, Fox News' Ed Henry tosses in the tidbit from above, "Waldman, whose firm has ties...

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One officer dead, two others shot in Georgia while serving warrant

One officer dead, two others shot in Georgia while serving warrant

He said the officer's wife was expecting their second child " any day now ". The shooting happened in the area of St. Francis Court and St. Phillips Court in Locust Grove, just off Interstate 75 bet...

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Duterte orders halt to purchases of Canada choppers, United States weapons

Duterte orders halt to purchases of Canada choppers, United States weapons

NDP foreign affairs critic Helene Laverdiere has added her voice to the chorus of concern, writing on Twitter: "How can Trudeau justify this deal with the Philippines when Duterte's government has plu...

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Trump Endorses Government Shutdown Just As Bipartisan Deal Seems Imminent

Trump Endorses Government Shutdown Just As Bipartisan Deal Seems Imminent

Kelly's comments come amidst increasing strife between the three major players in the increasingly pitched immigration battle: (1) congressional Democrats; (2) congressional Republicans; and (3) t...

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Assemblywoman leading #MeToo movement at California Capitol accused of sexual misconduct

Assemblywoman leading #MeToo movement at California Capitol accused of sexual misconduct

But after pressing three male lawmakers accused of sexual misconduct previous year to resign or take a leave, she said she will step aside while the Assembly investigates allegations that she groped...

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Egypt begins security operation against ''terrorists'' - Army spokesman

Egypt begins security operation against ''terrorists'' - Army spokesman

He also said that naval forces were deployed to cut off their supply lines and that security has been boosted around the country's border crossings, shipping routes and vital facilities. In November 2...

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Syrian opposition-held Eastern Ghouta suffers bloodiest week since 2015

Syrian opposition-held Eastern Ghouta suffers bloodiest week since 2015

The Syrian Civil Defense, known as White Helmets, has recorded at least 19 civilians killed Thursday in at least six towns in the eastern Ghouta area in a combination of artillery and airstrikes. ...

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Maldives emergency undermines checks and balances, says UN

Maldives emergency undermines checks and balances, says UN

China, Nasheed said, "is busy buying up the Maldives", adding that this year's presidential election could be the last chance to extricate the Maldives from increasing Chinese influence. "While these ...

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Whatsapp Payments, another leap towards digital payments!

Whatsapp Payments, another leap towards digital payments!

The company lately introduced "Delete for Everyone" feature that lets users delete a sent message within seven minutes of sending it. This could indeed give a huge boost to the digital payments mode...

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