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Saudi Arabia beefs up spat over Canada rights criticism by halting grain trade, moving patients

Saudi Arabia beefs up spat over Canada rights criticism by halting grain trade, moving patients
  • Saudi Arabia beefs up spat over Canada rights criticism by halting grain trade, moving patients FOU: Saudi Arabia beefs up spat over Canada rights criticism by halting grain trade, moving patients

    Riyadh also moves all Saudi patients in Canadian hospitals to other countries, suspends flights to Toronto.        

  • As hurricane blows, dive bar toasts 'Here's to Wilmington!' FOU: As hurricane blows, dive bar toasts ‘Here’s to Wilmington!’

    WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — As Hurricane Florence blew into Wilmington, about two dozen locals gathered behind the boarded-up windows of a bar that’s survived its share of squalls and tempests. There they raised their glasses Thursday in a toast and a shout: “Here’s to Wilmington!”

  • Mexico mass grave yields 166 skulls FOU: Mexico mass grave yields 166 skulls

    Mexican investigators used drones and ground-penetrating radar to search an area in the coastal Veracruz state that has yielded the skulls of at least 166 people, officials said Thursday.

  • Two associates of Trump adviser Stone questioned in Russia probe FOU: Two associates of Trump adviser Stone questioned in Russia probe

    An associate of Roger Stone, a longtime ally of U.S. President Donald Trump, was questioned in front of a grand jury in the special counsel’s Russia probe on Friday about his years-long relationship with Stone and about Wikileaks, the associate’s lawyer told Reuters.

  • In photos: Typhoon Mangkhut FOU: In photos: Typhoon Mangkhut

    Hong Kong residents huddled indoors Sunday as Typhoon Mangkhut, the world’s strongest storm this year, carved a destructive and deadly path from the Philippines into mainland China. Fierce winds have already torn off roofs, smashed windows and downed trees in Hong Kong, as authorities warned of the threat of storm…

  • Vaping co-pilot caused Air China plane to plummet FOU: Vaping co-pilot caused Air China plane to plummet

    A senior official from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) told reporters Friday that, without notifying the pilot, the unnamed co-pilot was trying to turn off air recycling fans to prevent the vapor from spreading into the passenger cabin.Instead, he toggled the wrong switches, which were close to his…

  • Ukrainian Separatist Leader Is Killed in Restaurant Bombing FOU: Ukrainian Separatist Leader Is Killed in Restaurant Bombing

    Aleksandr Zakharchenko, the leader of the Donetsk People’s Republic, died in a bomb attack on Friday evening in eastern Ukraine.

  • In first, transgender woman wins Democratic nomination for Vermont governor FOU: In first, transgender woman wins Democratic nomination for Vermont governor

    Vermont Democrats made Christine Hallquist the first openly transgender person to win a major party nomination for statewide office in U.S. history as she clinched Tuesday’s primary election for governor.

  • Golf prodigy reveals the most important club in the bag FOU: Golf prodigy reveals the most important club in the bag

    On the face of it, it’s the classic story of the sporting prodigy who burns twice as bright and half as long. Lydia Ko was the young golfer that achieved more as a teenager than anyone in the history of the sport. She was already winning professional tournaments at the…

  • NYC mayor 'crosses border illegally' after being denied entrance to immigrant detention centre FOU: NYC mayor 'crosses border illegally' after being denied entrance to immigrant detention centre

    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio illegally crossed the US-Mexico border during his visit to the region last month, according to US Customs and Border Protection. A border patrol agent reportedly told Mr de Blasio and his security detail they had crossed illegally, though they were not apprehended at…

  • A Powerful Earthquake Has Killed Close To 100 People In Indonesia FOU: A Powerful Earthquake Has Killed Close To 100 People In Indonesia

    The 6.9 magnitude earthquake, which hit the island of Lombok, has killed 91 and injured more than 200. View Entire Post ›

  • Serena learned sister's killer was free minutes before loss FOU: Serena learned sister’s killer was free minutes before loss

    The 6-1 6-0 defeat to Konta in the opening round of the Silicon Valley Classic was the worst of Williams’ 23-year career.In an interview with Time Magazine, the 23-time grand slam champion said she was scrolling through Instagram 10 minutes before her match and learned the killer had been released…