Dozens Feared Dead In Massive Shopping Mall Blaze In Philippine City Of Davao

An enormous fire that consumed a shopping mall in the Philippine city of Davao, trapping at least 37 people inside, continued to burn on Sunday ― more than a day after the blaze began. Firefighters recovered one body from the still-smouldering NCCC Mall on Sunday, reported CNN Philippines. Distraught relatives were told there was “zero” chance of … Read more

Urbi et Orbi: Pope calls for peace for Jerusalem

Europe Europe Urbi et Orbi: Pope calls for ‘peace for Jerusalem’ Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with … Read more

Moscow subway bus crash kills four people

Moscow subway bus crash kills four people Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption The bus appeared to swerve off course and into the stairwell A bus left a road in Moscow before ploughing into a subway entrance, leaving at least four people dead and 15 injured, Russian media say.CCTV video shows people scattering as the … Read more

Tembin: Vietnam braces for killer typhoon

Asia Asia Tembin: Vietnam braces for killer typhoon Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share … Read more

Russian presidential election: Alexei Navalny barred from competing

Russian presidential election: Alexei Navalny barred from competing AFP Mr Navalny was seen as the only candidate with a chance of challenging President Putin Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been formally barred from competing in next year’s presidential election.The Central Electoral Commission has said Mr Navalny was ineligible because of a corruption conviction which … Read more

SPD crash: Car rammed into German political party’s HQ

SPD crash: Car rammed into German political party’s HQ The driver crashed into the entranceway of the Social Democratic Party’s Berlin headquarters A driver rammed into the headquarters of Germany’s Social Democratic Party (SPD) in Berlin on Christmas Eve, police have said.The crash happened at around midnight local time (23:00 GMT). The driver, a 58-year-old … Read more

21 Busiest Actors of 2017, From Nicole Kidman to Idris Elba (Photos)

Nicole Kidman, Dwayne Johnson, Michael Stuhlbarg and Jenny Slate had a busy year, both on the big screen and on TV.  Getty Images John Goodman John Goodman starred in five projects this year: “Kong: Skull Island,” “Atomic Blonde,” “Once Upon a Time in Venice,” “Transformers: The Last Knight” and “Valerian and the City of a Thousand … Read more

Twitter Makes U-Turn, Deletes Rosie O’Donnell’s Lewd Ben Shapiro Tweets

Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Athena Film Festival Twitter reversed its ruling, saying that Rosie O’Donnell telling conservative pundit Ben Shapiro to “suck my d—” was indeed a violation of their platform’s rules and deleted the tweets. “You have received two emails from us about your recent report. The first email stated that the Tweets were not … Read more

Kent Damon, Father of Actor Matt Damon, Dies at 74

Kent Damon, left, and Matt Damon in 2010 (Bryce Vickmark/Getty Images) Following a battle with cancer that spanned multiple years, Kent Damon, father of Oscar winner Matt Damon, has died, the actor’s rep Jennifer Allen told the Boston Globe on Saturday. The senior Damon was 74. News came over the holiday weekend, but Kent Damon … Read more

First Buttocks Interception Ever? Watch New Orleans Saints Player Pull Off Move (Video)

One of the crazier interceptions I’ve seen in the NFL – Marshon Lattimore getting the pick, with the aid of his backside pic.twitter.com/k9KBIwpLHC— Ricardo LeCompte (@RLeCompteTV) December 24, 2017 That is no lump of coal that hit a New Orleans Saints cornerback’s rump on Sunday, but rather, Christmas came early for Marshon Lattimore. You see, … Read more