Topics

Los Angeles Zoo unveils baby giraffe

Jul 27, 2017

Los Angeles Zoo unveils baby giraffe

Things are looking up at the Los Angeles Zoo, where visitors are getting their first glimpses of a baby giraffe. The female Masai giraffe born July 11 made its public debut Wednesday. Still without a name, the giraffe already stands about 6 feet tall and weighs ...

Tillerson denies speculation that he will resign

/ Jul 27, 2017

Tillerson denies speculation that he will resign

U.S. Secretary of State on Wednesday Rex Tillerson denied suggestions that he plans to resign because of a disagreement with the White House. "I'm not going anywhere," Tillerson told reporters said as received Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani. Tillerson described his relationship with ...

At least eight dead in collapse of residential building in Lagos

Jul 27, 2017

At least eight dead in collapse of residential building in Lagos

A four-story residential building collapsed in Nigeria's largest city and killed at least eight people, including a child, emergency officials and an Associated Press photographer in Lagos said Wednesday. Authorities said at least 15 people had been rescued from the rubble of the building that ...

107-year-old dreadnought returns to Athens berth after repairs

Jul 27, 2017

107-year-old dreadnought returns to Athens berth after repairs

After three months of extensive maintenance and conservation work, a 107-year-old battleship returned Wednesday to its berth in Athens, where it serves as a floating museum. A naval band played, surrounding ships and boats sounded their horns and a naval helicopter flew overhead as the ...