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WORLD29, Apr 2020, 7:19 PM
U.S. Covid-19 death toll surpasses American fatalities in Vietnam War
The Covid-19 pandemic has been more deadly for Americans than the Vietnam War with deaths from the coronavirus in the past three months higher than the US death toll in the 20-year-long combat. According to Johns Hopkins data, on April 28, 2020, the U.S. recorded its one millionth case of the novel coronavirus, about one-third of the entire world's case load. The total number of deaths in America from Covid-19 has reached 59,061, surpassing the record of 58,220 deaths suffered by the US in the Vietnam War. Watch this video to learn more.
WORLD10, Jan 2020, 9:32 AM
Did Tehran shoot down Ukrainian plane? Iran asks Canada to share information regarding crash
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Abbas Mousavi said Iran has asked the Canadian Prime Minister and any other government to share any other information it has regarding the Ukrainian airline crash.
WORLD29, Dec 2019, 4:04 PM
Stabbing at rabbi’s house leaves five people injured in US
A man stormed a Hanukkah lighting ceremony in Monsey and stabbed five people, out of which two victims are said to be in critical condition. The suspect was arrested. New York leaders vowed to fight anti-Semitism
WORLD15, Dec 2019, 6:30 PM
China suspends planned tariffs on US goods
China suspended the planned addition of 10 percent and 5% tariffs on some US imports, and announced that they will "continue to suspend additional tariffs on US-made autos and spare parts".
WORLD29, Nov 2019, 7:16 PM
Hong Kong: Thousands gather to thank the US for human rights bill
The law meant that Washington can impose sanctions on Chinese and Hong Kong officials deemed responsible for human rights abuses
WORLD28, Nov 2019, 7:27 PM
China furious after Donald Trump signs Hong Kong legislation
Trump said he signed the Hong Kong legislation bill out of 'respect' for China, but the country reacted with fury and warned of 'firm countermeasures'.
WORLD26, Nov 2019, 6:44 PM
Hong Kong shares lead gains in Asia as democrats sweep elections
Positive news on US-China trade also lifted investor sentiment and raised share market, although changes in Hong Kong are being closely watched
WORLD20, Nov 2019, 5:28 PM
Hong Kong protests: Trapped protesters finding a way out; US backs Hong Kong human rights bill
Trapped protesters are weighing their options as Hong Kong aims for normalcy, while the US has sent a clear message saying it backs the Hong Kong human rights bill