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Kamala Harris Announces Bid to Unseat Trump

WASHINGTON — California senator and former Montreal high−schooler Kamala Harris is using the platform of Martin Luther King Jr. Day to declare she wants to be the first black woman to be elected president of the United States. Harris, a high−profile Democrat who lived in Quebec in the 1970s and 1980s while her mother taught…

4 on Trial Over Theft of Huge Canadian Gold Coin

BERLIN — Four young men have gone on trial over the brazen theft of a 100−kilogram Canadian gold coin from a Berlin museum. The "Big Maple Leaf" coin, worth several million dollars, was stolen from the Bode Museum in March 2017. Three men, identified only as Wissam R., Ahmed R. and Wayci R., are accused…

Canadian Man Arrested in Amsterdam For Bomb Threat

AMSTERDAM — Police in Amsterdam are interrogating a 51−year−old Canadian man who was arrested after allegedly claiming he had a bomb at at the city’s Schiphol Airport. Border patrol agency spokeswoman Joanna Helmonds says authorities are trying to figure out a motive for the alleged incident. She alleges that on Monday, the man reported he…

President George H.W. Bush Dead at 94

WORLD NEWS - Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, who presided over the end of the Cold War and routed Saddam Hussein’s Iraqi army, died on Friday at the age of 94. Ed Giles has more information in this Reuters News video report. Source: Former President George H.W. Bush dies at 94 by ReutersNews

Canadian Couple Give Aid to Wildfire Victims

CHICO, CALIFORNIA — A British Columbia couple’s getaway to northern California has turned into a mission to help people fleeing deadly and destructive wildfires. Destinee and Paul Klyne of Penticton had planned a peaceful holiday in Paradise, Calif., but flames destroyed their Airbnb and much of the community before their arrival. They decided to go…

Camp Fire Becomes California's Deadliest with 42 killed

CALIFORNIA - Search teams have recovered remains of 42 people killed by a fierce wildfire that largely incinerated the town of Paradise in northern California, marking the greatest loss of life from a wild land blaze in state history. Grace Lee has more information and picture from the scene in this Reuters News video report.…

Florida Teen Kills Mom, Buries Body Outside Church

DeBRAY, FLORIDA - A 15-year-old boy in Florida confessed to killing his Mom and then burying her body near a church. Police in Florida say the teen who strangled his mother to death then buried her body in a fire pit area near a church. Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood told reporters the teen is…

Two Dead, Six Injured After Florida Yoga Studio Shooting

FLORIDA - A gunman killed one person and injured six others before killing himself at a yoga studio in Tallahassee, Florida. In this Reuters News video, Tallahassee Commissioner Scott Maddox says it's the worst scene he's ever witnessed.

2 Dead After Weather Causes Amazon Building Collapse

BALTIMORE, MD - Officials say at least two people died when an Amazon distribution warehouse in Baltimore partially collapsed in severe weather. Linda So has more information from the scene in this Reuters News video report.

Bible Museum Removes "fake" Dead Sea Scrolls Fragments

WORLD NEWS - The Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C. says five artifacts thought to be part of the Dead Sea Scrolls were fake and will not be displayed anymore. Linda So has more information in this Reuters News video report.

Bodies of 11 Babies Found Hidden in Former Funeral Home

WORLD NEWS - The bodies of 11 babies were found hidden at a former funeral home in Detroit on Friday after authorities received an anonymous letter leading them to the remains. Conway G. Gittens has more information in this Reuters News video report.

Trump Says He and North Korea’s Kim ‘fell in love’

WORLD NEWS - President Donald Trump took his enthusiasm for his detente with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to new heights, declaring at a rally that ‘we fell in love’ after exchanging letters. Jillian Kitchener has more information in this Reuters News video report.

50 Million Facebook Accounts Hacked

WORLD NEWS - Facebook has discovered a security flaw affecting about 50 million user accounts which could have allowed attackers to take over those accounts, the social networking company said on Friday. Jane Lanhee Lee has more information in this Reuters News video report.

Daycare Stabbing Victims Include Three-Day-Old Baby

WORLD NEWS - Police say a female worker at a daycare center in a private home in Queens, New York stabbed three infants and two adults and then cut her own wrists. The infants ranged in age from three days to one month old. Linda So has more information in this Reuters News video report.

Relentless Florence Pummels the Carolina Coast

WORLD NEWS - Tropical Storm Florence trudged inland on Saturday, flooding rivers and towns, toppling trees and cutting power to nearly a million homes and businesses. Andy Sullivan has more information and video of the damage in the Reuters News Report.