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Sanders gets hit early and often at Democratic presidential debate
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 21:03:21 -0500

Sanders gets hit early and often at Democratic presidential debateAt the start of Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate in South Carolina, frontrunner Bernie Sanders came under fire from his rivals.


Trump official says coronavirus death rate same as flu – despite it being 100 times worse
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 17:34:53 -0500

Trump official says coronavirus death rate same as flu – despite it being 100 times worseIn congressional testimony today, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf claimed that the mortality rate for coronavirus is similar to the flu, both at about 2 per cent.In response, Republican Senator John Kennedy of Louisiana asks: “Are you sure of that?”


Italian hikers rescued in Alaska after visiting infamous bus
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:04:59 -0500

Italian hikers rescued in Alaska after visiting infamous busAn Italian man suffering from frostbite and four other tourists were rescued in the Alaska wilderness after visiting an abandoned bus that has become a lure for adventurers since it was featured in the “Into the Wild” book and movie. Alaska State Troopers say the five Italians were rescued Saturday from a camp they set up after visiting the dilapidated bus on the Stampede Trail near the interior town of Healy. The hikers were found 13 miles from the trailhead, Trooper spokesman Tim DeSpain said.


Supreme Court rules Mexican parents can't sue Border Patrol agent who killed their son
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 12:05:00 -0500

Supreme Court rules Mexican parents can't sue Border Patrol agent who killed their sonThe ruling was a defeat for the parents of Sergio Hernandez Guereca, who was on the Mexico side when he was shot in 2010 by a Border Patrol agent who fired from the U.S. side.


Iran health minister falls ill on camera
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 12:50:24 -0500

Iran health minister falls ill on cameraVideo shows Iran's deputy health minister suffering symptoms of the coronavirus at a press conference before being diagnosed.