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April 17, 2017 3:10 PM Bomb threat at Wisma Bernama a hoax

Checks conducted by the bomb squad found that the package wrapped in a batik cloth contained a bottle of cooking oil. KUALA LUMPUR: Police confirmed that the package with a note found under the tree near the parking lot of Wisma Bernama in Jalan 1/65 A, Off Jalan Tun Razak, here today, was not a bomb. Wangsa Maju district police chief Supt Mohamad Roy Suhaimi 24

April 8, 2017 4:02 AM Trump's far-right backers rebel over 'hoax' Syria attack

WASHINGTON: Far-right backers of US President Donald Trump rebelled Friday after he ordered a missile strike to punish Syria for a suspected chemical weapons attack that killed 86 people. Bandying the hashtag #Syriahoax, leaders of the "Alt-Right" white nationalist fringe lashed out at the president for abandoning his election campaign stances 14

March 30, 2017 11:31 AM China's Xi to meet Trump in Mar-a-Lago on April 6-7

U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping for the first time on April 6-7 at Trump's Florida resort, China's Foreign Ministry announced Thursday, amid a range of pressing issues including trade, North Korea and territorial disputes in the South China Sea. The relationship between the world's No. 1 and No. 2 economies 10

March 28, 2017 2:16 AM Trump son-in-law Kushner to face Russia investigation panel

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump's son-in-law and top aide Jared Kushner will appear before a Senate panel investigating Russian interference in the US election, the White House said Monday. Kushner, 36, was Trump's main intermediary with foreign governments during the 2016 election campaign and now plays that role in the White House. He arranged meetings between 9

March 24, 2017 9:17 AM Viral Whatsapp message a hoax

BAYAN LEPAS : A viral Whatsapp message claiming that a gang of Indonesians have robbed residents in the Sungai Ara area by using crying babies to entice people to open their door at night is fake, said Penang Crime Investigation Department chief ACP Zainol Samah. The message states: "Don't open the door at night if you hear babies crying. Some people 11

March 15, 2017 7:20 PM China cautions U.S. against starting a trade war, casting itself as champion of globalization

China’s premier Li Keqiang cautioned the U.S. against starting a trade war and positioned Beijing as a leading proponent of globalization at a press conference Wednesday, underscoring the extent to which Donald Trump’s presidency has pushed the country into a global leadership role. "We don't want to see a trade war breaking out," Li said at the news conference 15

February 22, 2017 8:38 AM Man arrested for bomb hoax at KK airport

The Sarawakian allegedly said ‘bomb’ when MAS staff asked him whether he had any hazardous material in his check-in luggage. — iStock.com pic via AFPKOTA KINABALU, Feb 22 — Police arrested a man at the Kota Kinabalu International Airport here today after he said there was a bomb in the luggage he was checking in. Kota Kinabalu Police chief ACP M. Chandra 7

January 25, 2017 11:38 PM National Park ranks tweet climate truths as Trump camp stifles data, slams ‘liberal media’

WASHINGTON – The National Park Service employees’ Twitter campaign against President Donald Trump has spread to other parks. A day after three climate-related tweets sent out by Badlands National Park were deleted, other park accounts have sent out tweets that appear to defy Trump. One, by Redwoods National Park in California, notes that redwood groves 80

January 25, 2017 11:32 PM Decrying 'post-truth' climate politics, scientists test activist waters

A shift in thought Typically, scientists are reluctant to engage in what could be perceived as political activism. But many researchers are now pushing back against what they call unprecedented attacks on climate change research by the Trump administration. January 25, 2017 —The first tweets appeared quietly, mid-Tuesday afternoon, with a 21st-century 73

January 23, 2017 4:28 PM Three puppies are pulled from devastation of Italian hotel hit by avalanche after four days bringing hope more survivors may yet be found

Emergency crews were cheered today by the discovery of three puppies who had survived for days under tonnes of snow - giving them new hope for the 23 people still missing in the Italian avalanche disaster. The white Abruzzo sheepdogs, born in December, were trapped inside Hotel Rigopiano, which was pulverised by 60-000 tonnes of snow on Wednesday 9