Archive for July, 2018

M*A*S*H star Alan Alda has Parkinson's

The M*A*S*H actor says he has had “a full life” since being diagnosed three-and-a-half years ago. Source: BBC

CBS CEO Moonves survives board meeting amid misconduct probe

CBS Corp’s board left Chief Executive Leslie Moonves in his post on Monday as it discussed sexual harassment claims against …Read the Rest

Calmer winds bring hope in battle against deadly California blaze

Some 3,600 firefighters struggling against one of the most destructive wildfires in California’s history hoped calmer winds on Tuesday would …Read the Rest

How do you sleep? After fire kills scores, Greece sees political recriminations

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras accused the opposition on Tuesday of exploiting one of the country’s worst ever natural disasters …Read the Rest

Afghanistan attackers take dozens hostage in eastern city

Gunmen stormed a government building in Afghanistan’s eastern city of Jalalabad on Tuesday, taking dozens of hostages after a suicide …Read the Rest

Death toll from attack in eastern Afghan city at least six

At least six people were killed and 14 wounded in an attack on Tuesday on a government building in the …Read the Rest

Trump echoed a defense offered by his attorney even though he continued to deny any alleged ties between his campaign and Moscow

President Donald Trump on Tuesday embraced a line of defense offered by his attorney, Rudy Giuliani, that “collusion is not …Read the Rest

Alaska Airlines: Gay man accuses company of discrimination

A gay man was told to give up his seat next to his partner to allow a straight couple to …Read the Rest

Trump: Republican donors the Koch brothers 'a total joke'

The president says he has beaten the Republican mega-donors “at every turn”. Source: BBC

'Bigfoot erotica' row turns Virginia congressional race ugly

A Virginia election has taken a turn for the weird as two rival candidates argue about Bigfoot sex. Source: BBC