Perseid Meteor Shower: ‘Fireball’ Spotted Over Prince Edward Island in Canada

People in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island in Canada spotted a ‘fireball’ streaking across the night sky on Tuesday, August 11, during the Perseid meteor shower, reports said. Prince Edward Island resident Matthew Sentner shared this video showing the bright streak seen from Cavendish on Tuesday evening. The annual Perseid meteor shower, likely to … Read more Perseid Meteor Shower: ‘Fireball’ Spotted Over Prince Edward Island in Canada

US court issues summons for MBS in al-Jabri case

A US court has issued a summons against the Saudi crown prince in relation to former Saudi intelligence agent Saad al-Jabri. The court order also covers thirteen other people, including residents of the United States. He has filed a lawsuit accusing Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman of sending a hit squad to kill him … Read more US court issues summons for MBS in al-Jabri case

Saad al-Jabri case: US court issues a subpoena against Saudi crown prince

A US court has issued a subpoena against the Saudi crown prince in relation to former Saudi intelligence agent Saad al-Jabri. The court order also covers a number of other people and entities, including residents of the US. Saad al-Jabri filed a lawsuit accusing Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of sending a hit squad … Read more Saad al-Jabri case: US court issues a subpoena against Saudi crown prince

Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Arrested Under Hong Kong National Security Law

Hong Kong police arrested media tycoon and prominent democracy activist Jimmy Lai under a national security law passed by China in late June for allegedly colluding with foreign forces. Lai was shown handcuffed as he was taken away by officers from his home on Monday morning, according to a live feed. He didn’t answer questions … Read more Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Arrested Under Hong Kong National Security Law

Is the US-Saudi Arabia relationship falling apart? | Inside Story

Former Saudi intelligence agent Saad Al Jabri is suing the Saudi Crown Prince in the US, alleging Mohammed Bin Salman sent the ‘hit squad’ that murdered Jamal Khashoggi to kill him in Canada. In a rare rebuke, the State Department praised Jabri and demanded answers about the safety of his children. Will President Donald Trump, … Read more Is the US-Saudi Arabia relationship falling apart? | Inside Story

Saudi hit squad allegations: US says al-Jabri a ‘valued partner’

The US State Department has voiced its support for a former top Saudi intelligence agent, who was reportedly targeted in a foiled assassination attempt. It has described Saad al-Jabri as a valued partner. Al-Jabri filed a lawsuit in Washington on Thursday accusing Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman of sending a hit squad to Canada … Read more Saudi hit squad allegations: US says al-Jabri a ‘valued partner’

Analyst: Trump has political motives as U.S. elections near

To dig deeper into the recent tensions between China and the U.S., CGTN spoke to Yan Wang — the chief strategist at an independent research firm based in Canada. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: … Read more Analyst: Trump has political motives as U.S. elections near

Former Saudi spy accuses MBS hit squad of attempting to kill him

The Saudi crown prince is accused of sending a group of hitmen to Canada, in a failed attempt to kill one of his former top intelligence officials. The alleged target, Saad al-Jabri, is filing a lawsuit in Washington, DC. Al Jazeera’s Mike Hanna reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: … Read more Former Saudi spy accuses MBS hit squad of attempting to kill him

Trump reimposes 10 pct tariff on raw Canadian aluminum, says needs to defend U.S. industry

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday moved to reimpose a 10-percent tariff on certain aluminum imports from Canada, according to a newly released presidential proclamation. During a wide-ranging speech at a Whirlpool Corp washing machine factory in Ohio to tout his “America First” trade agenda, Trump said he signed a proclamation reimposing the “Section 232” … Read more Trump reimposes 10 pct tariff on raw Canadian aluminum, says needs to defend U.S. industry

Chinese Ambassador to Canada: Canada needs political wisdom to handle Meng Wanzhou case

In an interview with CCTV, Chinese Ambassador to Canada Cong Peiwu said he hopes Canada has the political wisdom to develop relations with the U.S. and at the same time with China in its handling of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou’s case. Cong noted that from the beginning of the case, some people in Canada have … Read more Chinese Ambassador to Canada: Canada needs political wisdom to handle Meng Wanzhou case

Saudi crown prince sued over alleged hand in murder plot

The Saudi crown prince is accused of dispatching a group of hitmen to kill a former top Saudi intelligence official – Saad al-Jabari – who is in exile in Canada. The allegation was made in a lawsuit filed by al-Jabari in Washington, DC. The hitmen were allegedly sent by Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) just days … Read more Saudi crown prince sued over alleged hand in murder plot

What people think about Trump’s proposed TikTok ban

The popular app #TikTok has faced attacks from U.S. President Donald Trump, who has threatened to ban it because it’s owned by #ByteDance, a Chinese company. He claimed that the data collected in the app could be exploited by the Chinese government. #China and ByteDance deny the allegations. Now, ByteDance is negotiating with #Microsoft, which … Read more What people think about Trump’s proposed TikTok ban

Cancer discovered in dinosaur fossil

When scientists first unearthed fossils of a horned dinosaur called Centrosaurus in the Badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park in Canada’s Alberta province in 1989, they spotted a badly malformed leg bone they figured was a healed fracture. A fresh examination reveals the malformation was actually osteosarcoma an aggressive malignant bone cancer. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings … Read more Cancer discovered in dinosaur fossil

Tropical Storm Isaias Heading Toward North Carolina Coast with 70 Mph Winds

Isaias could cause $1.5 billion in losses as it picks up speed and strength, likely becoming a hurricane before hitting the Carolinas and posing the second tropical threat in a month to New York. Tropical storm and hurricane warnings reach from South Carolina to Manhattan, with the flood threat reaching well inland and as far … Read more Tropical Storm Isaias Heading Toward North Carolina Coast with 70 Mph Winds

Why does Trump want to ban Tiktok? | Inside Story

It’s one of the most downloaded apps of all times and famous for its catchy videos. The Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok has millions of users in the U.S. alone. But many feel disappointed by President Donald Trump’s threats to ban it in their country. Now tech giant Microsoft says it will continue talks to buy … Read more Why does Trump want to ban Tiktok? | Inside Story