|Texas dad spins gun with finger at daughter’s birthday, accidentally shoots self in stomach|
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 06:17:32 GMT
A Texas father shot accidentally shot himself in the stomach Saturday during his daughter’s 16th birthday and was rushed to the hospital, reports said.
College lacrosse player sidelined because no helmet fits his head
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 05:54:40 GMT
A standout college lacrosse goaltender in Massachusetts has a problem: He’s been sidelined because there’s no helmet that fits his head.
China, Iran meet amid efforts to preserve nuclear deal
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 05:43:33 GMT
The foreign ministers of China and Iran are meeting amid efforts to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran.
China auto sales fall in January for eighth month
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 05:42:58 GMT
China's auto sales fell for an eighth month in January, extending a painful decline for the biggest global market.
Pakistan asks UN to help defuse tensions with India
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 05:39:10 GMT
Pakistan's foreign minister has written a letter to the U.N., asking it to help de-escalate and defuse tensions with India after a suicide bombing last week in India's sector of disputed Kashmir region killed at least 41 Indian troops.
Warren set to release $70B-per-year plan for universal child care, will tap wealth tax
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 05:26:36 GMT
Elizabeth Warren, the Democratic senator from Massachusetts, is expected to announce a plan Tuesday that would fund universal child care by tapping into revenue from her wealth tax proposal, reports said.
HSBC reports net profit at $12.6B in 2018
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 05:23:51 GMT
Europe's biggest bank has reported its net profit jumped 30 percent in 2018 from the previous year to $12.6 billion.
Person of interest in bludgeoning death of mom, teen son in NYC apartment jumps in front of train: report
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 04:41:27 GMT
The boyfriend police eyed in the brutal Bronx murder of a mother and her 14-year-old son killed himself after jumping in front of a Metro North train shortly after the killing, according to reports.
Southern Baptist president calls for action on sexual abuse
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 04:38:28 GMT
The president of the Southern Baptist Convention says the denomination must act to fight sexual abuse.
Rescue efforts underway at SeaWorld, at least 15 trapped, some above water
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 04:35:31 GMT
Police say more than a dozen people are trapped on a ride at SeaWorld in San Diego.