Day: December 7, 2018

Lanterna Azzurra stampede: At least 6 killed, dozens injured at Italian nightclub, officials say – CBS News

From Google World News:   The scene outside Lanterna Azzurra nightclub in the town of Corinaldo, Italy. Vigili del Fuoco Last Updated Dec 8, 2018 2:12 AM EST ROME — Six people, all but one of them minors, were killed and dozens more injured in a stampede of panicked concertgoers early

Trump’s Tough China Tack Wins Over Skeptical CEOs – The Wall Street Journal

From Google World News:   The arrest Wednesday of a senior Huawei executive intensified trade negotiations. Here, a Huawei store in Beijing. Photo: WANG Zhao/AFP/Getty Image 28 Comments By John D. Stoll John D. Stoll The Wall Street Journal Biography @johndstoll john.stoll.12 Google+ john.stoll@wsj.com Dec. 8, 2018 12:00 a.m. ET

Thousands of Australians have marched in streets in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Cairns, calling or politicians to stop the Adani coal mining project in Queensland.

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/glasier [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: Thousands of Australians have marched in streets in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Cairns, calling or politicians to stop the Adani coal mining project in Queensland.

Cohen’s sentencing memo brings the spotlight back to Ivanka Trump’s contacts with a Russian athlete who pitched a Trump-Putin meeting during the election

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/maxwellhill [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: Cohen’s sentencing memo brings the spotlight back to Ivanka Trump’s contacts with a Russian athlete who pitched a Trump-Putin meeting during the election

The Department of Justice Calls Donald Trump a Felon: “Cohen himself has now admitted, with respect to both payments, he acted in coordination with and at the direction of Individual-1.”

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/maxwellhill [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: The Department of Justice Calls Donald Trump a Felon: “Cohen himself has now admitted, with respect to both payments, he acted in coordination with and at the direction of Individual-1.”

US accuses Huawei CFO of Iran sanctions cover-up; hearing adjourned – Channel NewsAsia

From Google World News:   VANCOUVER/LONDON: Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s chief financial officer faces U.S. accusations that she covered up her company’s links to a firm that tried to sell equipment to Iran despite sanctions, a Canadian prosecutor said on Friday, arguing against giving her bail while she awaits extradition.

U.S. appeals court will not restore Trump asylum order

From Reuters Top News:   FILE PHOTO: Protesters gather outside the U.S. Supreme Court, while the court justices consider case regarding presidential powers as it weighs the legality of President Donald Trump’s latest travel ban targeting people from Muslim-majority countries, in Washington, DC, U.S., April 25, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Photo

Huge cave discovered while counting caribou in British Columbia: While doing aerial caribou count in east-central British Columbia in April, officials from Canada’s ministry of national resources, quite by accident, came across massive cave never seen by humans before — possibly largest in Canada.

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/madazzahatter [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: Huge cave discovered while counting caribou in British Columbia: While doing aerial caribou count in east-central British Columbia in April, officials from Canada’s ministry of national resources, quite by accident, came across massive

CIA taps first woman to lead key part of agency | TheHill – The Hill

From Google World News:   The CIA on Friday named Elizabeth Kimber to run the part of the agency that recruits spies overseas, gathers intelligence and engages in covert actions. Kimber is set to become the first woman to lead the agency’s clandestine service, known as the Directorate of Operations, The Wall Street Journal reports.