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In Mexico City, hopes of finding quake survivors dwindle

24 Sep , 2017 World

MEXICO CITY (AP) Five days after the deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake, the hulking wreckage of what used to be a seven-story office building is essentially the last hope: one of just two sites left where searchers believe they may still find someone trapped alive in Mexico City. Among the families of the missing, there are […]

A German Far-Right Party Has Just Won The Biggest Majority Since The Nazis

24 Sep , 2017 World

The AfD have come third in Sunday’s election, winning 13.5 percent of the vote, according to exit polls. Alternative for Germany (AfD) – a German political party with far-right leaning views – are predicted to have gained 13.5 percent in Sunday’s federal election. Tobias Schwarz / AFP / Getty Images This is the largest majority […]

Business Insider offers a glimpse into Facebook’s new headquarters

24 Sep , 2017 World

Facebook just unveiled its new headquarters, and it’s getting a thumbs up. Facebook announced earlier this year that it will have a new building at 181 Fremont St. in San Francisco. The 70-story building will house between 2,000 to 3,000 Instagram and Facebook employees on 33 floors, according to CNBC. This will be Facebook’s first […]

Here’s a look at Facebook’s new $35 million office

24 Sep , 2017 World

Facebook just unveiled its new headquarters, and it’s getting a thumbs up. Facebook announced earlier this year that it will have a new building at 181 Fremont St. in San Francisco. The 70-story building will house between 2,000 to 3,000 Instagram and Facebook employees on 33 floors, according to CNBC. This will be Facebook’s first […]

North Korea stages anti-US rally in battle with Trump

24 Sep , 2017 World

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) North Korea has held a large anti-U.S. rally in its capital city, backing its leader Kim Jong Un as he exchanges insult-laden threats with President Donald Trump. A huge crowd gathered Saturday in Pyongyang’s Kim Il Sung Square, named for the current leader’s grandfather and founder of North Korea. They listened […]

Trump aims to achieve congressional balancing act on taxes

24 Sep , 2017 World

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump says he wants to lure Democratic lawmakers to sign on to a Republican-crafted tax overhaul plan but negotiators must deal with the reality that any handouts to Democrats could quickly turn into turnoffs for the GOP. The White House and tax-writing Republican leaders are expected to begin filling in some of […]

Syria looks to peace, North Korea to attack on US mainland

24 Sep , 2017 World

UNITED NATIONS Syria’s foreign minister told world leaders Saturday that victory against terrorists in his war-ravaged nation “is now within reach” while North Korea’s foreign minister said U.S. President Donald Trump’s insult to his country makes an attack against the U.S. mainland inevitable. Global conflicts, threats and challenges dominated the fifth day of the U.N. […]