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    California prepares for the ‘Big One’ with earthquake drill

    Posted on: October 20th, 2017 | No Comments
    California held its latest annual “Great Shakeout” earthquake drill on Thursday. The event, first held nine years ago in the Los Angeles area, was organized by scientists and emergency officials...

    Trump to work with  U.S. Congress on grants, loans for Puerto Rico

    Posted on: October 20th, 2017 | No Comments
    US. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will work with the U.S. Congress to approve grants and loans to help rebuild Puerto Rico after it was devastated by Hurricane...

    New online app launched to prevent HIV

    Posted on: October 18th, 2017 | No Comments
    MANILA, Philippines — To help prevent the spread of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), a non-governmental organization on Wednesday launched Safely PH or #SafelyPH, an online navigational app designed to determine the...

    Scottish authorities warn residents to avoid unnecessary travel

    Posted on: October 18th, 2017 | No Comments
    Local authorities in Scotland have warned residents to avoid unnecessary travel or other outdoor activities and issued 14 flood alerts as the tail-end of Hurricane Ophelia continues to batter parts...

    Users, celebrities, and politicians take experiences with sexual harassment and assault to Twitter

    Posted on: October 18th, 2017 | No Comments
    Celebrities and women around the world took to Twitter to denounce sexual harassment and assault with the hashtag #MeToo, following the actress Alyssa Milano’s call to action on Sunday. Talk...

    London sky turns yellow as storm blows in Saharan dust, wildfires smoke

    Posted on: October 17th, 2017 | No Comments
    The sky over London turned an unusual shade of yellow on Monday as storm Ophelia brought dust from the Sahara and smoke from wildfires in southern Europe that filtered out...

    EU imposes oil embargo on North Korea

    Posted on: October 17th, 2017 | No Comments
    “The measures we adopted today take effect immediately so as of today and our new measures include a total ban on EU investments in the DPRK in all sectors,” said...

    Iraqi forces capture North Oil Co. from Kurdish forces

    Posted on: October 16th, 2017 | No Comments
    Iraqi forces on Monday captured the headquarters for the North Oil Company, Northwest of Kirkuk, and a nearby refinery from Kurdish forces, without fighting, according to an Iraqi Oil Official....

    Death toll rises to 3 in Galicia wildfires

    Posted on: October 16th, 2017 | No Comments
    The raging wildfires in Galicia, Spain has so far claimed three lives, after a new fatality being reported in Ourense, according to local government sources. The emergency services confirmed the...

    Hawaii governor seeks to strengthen investment and employment ties with PH

    Posted on: October 16th, 2017 | No Comments
    The Chief Executive of the State of Hawaii, Governor David Ige has arrived in the country for a seven-day goodwill and trade mission in the Philippines. The state governor seeks...