Tsunami Warning Issued in Japan After Powerful Earthquake jún18

Tsunami Warning Issu...

(TOKYO) — A powerful earthquake jolted northwestern Japan late Tuesday, prompting officials to issue a tsunami warning along the coast which was lifted about 2 ½ hours later. Thousands of families lost electrical power and bullet train services were suspended, but there were no reports of...

Italian Great-Grandma Who Was Europe’s Oldest Person Has Died at 116 jún18

Italian Great-Grandm...

(MILAN) — A 116-year-old Italian woman who authorities say was the oldest person in Europe and the second oldest in the world has died. The Italian news agency ANSA said Giuseppina Robucci died Tuesday in the southern Italian town of Poggio Imperiale, where she was born on March 20, 1903. She...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Says She’s Fine After Visibly Shaking During Berlin Ceremony jún18

German Chancellor An...

(BERLIN) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared unsteady and was visibly shaking Tuesday as she greeted the new Ukrainian leader in the hot sun in Berlin, saying later that she clearly hadn’t drunk enough water. Merkel’s whole body visibly shook and she pursed her lips as she tried to...

Egypt’s Ousted President Mohammed Morsi Is Quietly Buried After Sudden Courtroom Death jún18

Egypt’s Ousted Presi...

(CAIRO) — Egypt’s first democratically elected president, Islamist leader Mohammed Morsi, was buried under heavy security early on Tuesday, a day after his dramatic collapse and death inside a glass cage of a Cairo courtroom, a member of his defense team said. Morsi’s family attended funeral...

Rescue Efforts Are Underway After an Earthquake Kills at Least 12 in Southwest China jún18

Rescue Efforts Are U...

(BEIJING) — Rescue efforts are underway after an earthquake in southwestern China that has left 12 people dead and 134 others injured. The Yibin city press office said on its social media account that 73 houses had collapsed. The Chinese Ministry of Emergency Management said hundreds of...

Hong Kong Leader Apologizes Amid Mounting Pressure to Resign jún18

Hong Kong Leader Apo...

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam issued a public apology Tuesday amid a spiraling political crisis, stopping far short of demands from demonstrators that she completely cancel a controversial extradition bill, exonerate protesters and resign from her post as the city’s chief executive. The former...