Beirut port explosion: Officials detained as probe promised

An international donor conference to collect aid for Lebanon is scheduled for Sunday. The country is in desperate need of help after an explosion at the port in Beirut on Tuesday. President Michel Aoun has promised an investigation into whether the blast in Beirut was caused by negligence, an accident or even a rocket or … Read more Beirut port explosion: Officials detained as probe promised

Live: Lebanon wakes up to devastation after massive blast shakes the capital 直击黎巴嫩首都爆炸现场

Search and rescue teams continue to work through the rubble of Tuesday’s catastrophic #explosion in #Beirut, which left over 140 dead and more than 5,000 others injured. International aid is pouring in for #Lebanon as countries and organizations lined up on Wednesday to offer assistance and recovery efforts. The government is facing public fury and … Read more Live: Lebanon wakes up to devastation after massive blast shakes the capital 直击黎巴嫩首都爆炸现场

Fire kills eight people in East China village

A fire broke out in a seven-story building in a village of Fujian Province, East China at around 02:30 p.m. on August 8. The fire, which killed eight people, has now been extinguished. The cause of the accident is under investigation. 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 … Read more Fire kills eight people in East China village

Live: Air India crash kills 18 people, probe ordered

Latest visuals from Kozhikode International Airport in India’s southern state of Kerala where an Air India Express flight from Dubai carrying 190 people skidded off the runway and broke into pieces on Friday. 18 people, including two pilots, were killed in the incident. India’s Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has ordered an investigation. A … Read more Live: Air India crash kills 18 people, probe ordered

Lebanon’s president rejects global probe into blast

Lebanese President Michel Aoun said Friday there were two possibilities behind this week’s devastating explosion in Beirut – either negligence or an “external attack” by a missile or a bomb. He rejected an international investigation into the blast, saying this would delay justice. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store … Read more Lebanon’s president rejects global probe into blast

Lebanon will investigate if bomb caused blast

Lebanon’s president said on Friday its investigation into the biggest blast in Beirut’s history would examine whether it was caused by a bomb or other external interference. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest … Read more Lebanon will investigate if bomb caused blast

Beirut: Son of former Lebanon PM Rafik Hariri calls for an investigation

Bahaa Hariri, son of the assassinated former-PM Rafik Hariri, has called for a full investigation into the deadly blast in Beirut. He also shed a light on why he is not interested in politics, even though his father and brother served in the top job. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow … Read more Beirut: Son of former Lebanon PM Rafik Hariri calls for an investigation

Beirut explosion: Search for missing continues and protesters clash with police

The Lebanese president has rejected calls for an international investigation into the port explosion which has killed at least 154 and left thousands more injured. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) That’s no surprise to the already outraged and frustrated residents of Beirut cleaning up their shattered neighbourhoods – whose anger at their leaders is now fuelling protests in … Read more Beirut explosion: Search for missing continues and protesters clash with police

Lebanon’s Aoun says blast probe looking into external interference

Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun says a blast probe is looking into external interference among possible causes of the port warehouse explosion that shook Beirut, in addition to simple negligence or an accident. Lebanese authorities have taken into custody 16 people as part of an investigation into the incident, state news agency NNA reported. Al Jazeera’s … Read more Lebanon’s Aoun says blast probe looking into external interference

Rescuers comb through rubble of Beirut blast site as first arrests made

Rescuers combed through the rubble of Beirut port Friday in a search for survivors watched breathlessly by relatives of the missing, after an investigation into the huge blast made its first arrests. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to … Read more Rescuers comb through rubble of Beirut blast site as first arrests made

Beirut blasts: 16 people arrested in connection with explosions

Lebanese authorities have arrested 16 people in an investigation into the Beirut port warehouse explosion. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/France24_en

FBI and SWAT raid Jake Paul’s home in California

FBI agents including a SWAT team served a search warrant at the home of YouTube star Jake Paul on Wednesday. The FBI executed the search warrant starting at 6 a.m. at the Calabasas, California, mansion in connection with an ongoing investigation, FBI spokeswoman Laura Eimiller said in a statement. A judge sealed the search-warrant affidavit … Read more FBI and SWAT raid Jake Paul’s home in California

Chief Ombudsman slams ‘routine’ baby uplifts by Oranga Tamariki as ‘absolute use of coercive power’

Following his investigation, Peter Boshier says it was “a great shame” that baby uplifts were routinely carried out instead of a last resort. Start your day the right way with a combination of news, sport and entertainment. Weekdays from 6am on TVNZ 1 Get more at: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news On Demand – https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/breakfast Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Breakfaston1 Instagram … Read more Chief Ombudsman slams ‘routine’ baby uplifts by Oranga Tamariki as ‘absolute use of coercive power’

New York AG seeks to ‘dissolve’ US National Rifle Association

New York Attorney General Letitia James has filed a bombshell lawsuit in New York state court seeking to dissolve the National Rifle Association and alleging millions in donor funds were diverted under the leadership of the NRA president, Wayne LaPierre. The NRA “operated as a breeding ground for greed, abuse and brazen illegality,” James said … Read more New York AG seeks to ‘dissolve’ US National Rifle Association

New York attorney general accuses National Rife Association of ‘years of fraud’

Letitia James has announced she is seeking to dissolve the NRA after an investigation by her office uncovered what she called ‘years of self-dealing and illegal conduct’. James accused the NRA’s CEO Wayne LaPierre of using the group’s funds to finance a luxury lifestyle for his family. ‘The NRA is fraught with fraud and abuse,’ … Read more New York attorney general accuses National Rife Association of ‘years of fraud’