Wheelchair-bound American Airlines passenger left overnight in airport

A 67-year-old woman was reportedly left in a wheelchair overnight at Chicago O’Hare International Airport after her American Airlines flight to Detroit, Mich., was canceled. Olimpia Warsaw had flown into Illinois to attend a relative’s funeral. After the service, Warsaw was to catch a flight back home to Michigan, her son Claude Coltea told CBS […]

Paris’ violent protesters torch Macron’s authority

London: The most violent political protests to hit Paris in a decade took almost everyone by surprise on the weekend – even some of the protesters. But they have tipped France’s president Emmanuel Macron into a serious political crisis. Until now his presidency was bleeding air like a deflating balloon. This could be the moment […]

International Space Station may be left empty if Russian rocket fails

On Monday, a Russian Soyuz rocket with three astronauts aboard will depart for the International Space Station in one of the most high-stakes launches in years. If the rocket does not reach the ISS as planned, the station is likely to be left temporarily abandoned by the end of the year. Monday’s flight will be […]

Syria says US-led coalition fired missiles on its positions

Syria’s state news agency says the U.S.-led coalition has fired several missiles at Syrian army positions in the country’s east, causing material damage. The SANA report says the positions targeted Sunday night are in the Ghorab Mountains south of the eastern town of Sukhna. There has been no immediate confirmation from the U.S.-led coalition. Such […]

Murdered Colts Neck family laid to rest in single urn

They were murdered together — and now they’ll rest in peace together. The New Jersey family of four found slaughtered at their burning Colts Neck mansion — allegedly by a relative — were cremated and their remains put in a single urn on display at their funeral Sunday. The ashes of Keith and Jennifer Caneiro, […]

Cuomo elected chief Democrat of Governors Association

He says he’s not running for president, but Gov. Cuomo will be getting more involved in national issues. Cuomo was elected the top Democrat to serve on the National Governors Association starting in mid-2019 and will become vice chair of the NGA beginning Aug. 1. The chairs and vice chairs from each party are selected […]

Mexico’s new leader says military essential to fight crime

Mexico City: Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador used his first full day in office to double down on promises to deploy the military for public security, tackling a key concern: stemming rampant violence and rising murders. New Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, centre, holds up a ceremonial wooden staff during his inauguration.Credit:Bloomberg Speaking on […]