Categories Archives: Regions

U.S. to take at least 10,000 more Syrian refugees.

President Barack Obama has ordered his administration to “scale up” the number of Syrian refugees admitted to the United States in the coming year, directing his team to prepare for at least 10,000 in the next fiscal year, the White House said ...

Somber ceremony at Ground Zero marks 9/11 attacks.

Victims’ relatives gather at Ground Zero for a moment of silence and the reading of names of those killed when hijackers crashed planes into the Twin Towers 14 years ago. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Source: Video Streaming Process ...

Breakingviews: Junking Brazil.

Reynolds Holding and Martin Langfield discuss S&P’s downgrade of Brazil’s debt to junk status and the obstacles President Dilma Rousseff faces in shoring up Latin America’s biggest economy. Source: Video Streaming Process ...

Crane accident claims scores of lives in Mecca.

At least 87 people are killed at the Grand Mosque in the holy city of Mecca and over 180 others injured in a crane accident just weeks before Islam’s annual haj pilgrimage. Mana Rabiee reports. Source: Video Streaming Process ...

India blast sparks manhunt.

A hunt is underway in India for the owner of a warehouse where a stock of explosives detonated with deadly results. Paul Chapman reports. Source: Video Streaming Process ...

Japan counts cost of flooding.

Residents of the Japanese city of Joso take stock after floods which wrecked homes and triggered a search for 15 people reported missing. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Source: Video Streaming Process ...