Hurricane Ian latest: Category 3 storm makes landfall in Cuba

Hurricane Ian latest: Category 3 storm makes landfall in Cuba

Central Florida stores struggle to keep water on shelves ahead of Tropical Storm Ian Heavy rain and strong winds are lashing western Cuba after Hurricane Ian made landfall on Tuesday. Earlier in the day Ian strengthened into a category 3 storm, before making landfall in Cuba’s Pinar del Rio province. According to the US National … Read more

Shinzo Abe funeral: Japan holds controversial state funeral for assassinated leader

Shinzo Abe funeral: Japan holds controversial state funeral for assassinated leader

Tokyo CNN  —  Japan bid farewell to former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in an elaborate state funeral Tuesday, despite public opposition to the cost of the event as the country grapples with their late leader’s legacy. Abe, Japan’s longest-serving prime minister, was shot dead during a campaign speech in Nara in July, stunning a nation … Read more

Russia-Ukraine war updates for Sept. 26, 2022

Russia-Ukraine war updates for Sept. 26, 2022

U.S. Joint Chiefs Chair Milley speaks with his Ukrainian counterpart to reaffirm U.S. commitment US Army General Mark Milley, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, holds a press briefing about the US military drawdown in Afghanistan, at the Pentagon in Washington, DC September 1, 2021. Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images U.S. Chairman … Read more

Ukrainians involved in Russian-backed referendums face treason charges, prison term

Ukrainians involved in Russian-backed referendums face treason charges, prison term

Hundreds of collaborators face treason charges, says Ukraine Heavy fighting as Russian referendums enter last day Russian conscription sparks protests, exodus No decisions taken on closing Russian border, Kremlin says KYIV, Ukraine, Sept 27 (Reuters) – Ukrainians who help Russian-backed referendums to annexe large swathes of the country will face treason charges and at least … Read more

Christiane Amanpour Reveals on ‘Daily Show’ Why She Was Never Going to Put on That Headscarf

Christiane Amanpour Reveals on ‘Daily Show’ Why She Was Never Going to Put on That Headscarf

During his introduction of CNN anchor Christiane Amanpour as a guest on The Daily Show Monday night, host Trevor Noah joked that when Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi abruptly canceled a planned interview with her last week, he “left her looking like she was giving therapy to a ghost.” Speaking from her home in London, Amanpour … Read more

Puerto Rico Updates: Old Law Prevents Cargo Ship From Docking, Hurricane Ian Gains Strength – 9NEWS

Puerto Rico Updates: Old Law Prevents Cargo Ship From Docking, Hurricane Ian Gains Strength – 9NEWS

Puerto Rico Updates: Old Law Prevents Cargo Ship From Docking, Hurricane Ian Gains Strength  9NEWS Biden faces pressure to waive restriction as ship idles off Puerto Rico coast  The Washington Post Puerto Rico governor calls on U.S. to allow ship carrying vital diesel fuel to dock at hurricane-ravaged island  CBS News View Full Coverage on Google News

Russia’s FSB detains and expels Japanese consul for alleged spying – agencies

Russia’s FSB detains and expels Japanese consul for alleged spying – agencies

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MOSCOW/TOKYO, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Russia’s FSB security agency said on Monday it had detained a Japanese consul in Russia’s Pacific port city of Vladivostok for alleged espionage and ordered him to leave the country, Russian news agencies said. The consul was released after a few … Read more

Man shoots Russian military recruiter at close range amid fear of Ukraine call-up: “No one will go to fight”

Man shoots Russian military recruiter at close range amid fear of Ukraine call-up: “No one will go to fight”

A young man shot a Russian military officer at close range at an enlistment office Monday, in an unusually bold attack reflecting resistance to the Russian leadership’s efforts to mobilize hundreds of thousands of men to wage war on Ukraine. The shooting comes after scattered arson attacks on enlistment offices and protests in Russian cities … Read more