Ryanair under fire after racist rant from passenger

A crew member of the Ryanair flight from Barcelona, Spain, to London intervened, but the flight took off on Friday with at least one passenger wanting the unidentified man... Read more »

Medtronic co-founder Earl Bakken passes away

(Reuters) – Medtronic Plc’s co-founder Earl Bakken has passed away at the age of 94, the medical device maker said on Sunday. Bakken, who founded Medtronic with his brother-in-law... Read more »

Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, world’s longest sea-crossing, finally opens

Chinese President Xi Jinping is expected to attend a ceremony in Zhuhai on Tuesday, along with top officials from Hong Kong and Macau, with the bridge opening to public... Read more »

‘Guardrails’ needed on social media to combat election meddling in U.S.: Senator Warner

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The indictment on Friday of a Russian woman on charges of attempting to meddle in U.S. elections shows the need for “guardrails” on social media, the... Read more »

Taiwan train derailment leaves at least 18 dead and 178 injured

Initially, the ministry said 22 people died, but it later revised the number. The train was traveling between the cities of Shulin and Taitung when it derailed Sunday on... Read more »

US Grand Prix: Kimi Raikkonen wins for Ferrari

Race winner Kimi Raikkonen is flanked by second-placed Max Verstappen (far left) and Lewis Hamilton, who finished third after a thrilling US Grand Prix. Hamilton increased his title lead... Read more »

Trump administration trying to define transgender out of existence: NY Times

(Reuters) – The government of U.S. President Donald Trump is attempting to strip transgender people of official recognition by creating a narrow definition of gender as being only male... Read more »

Migrant caravan resumes march northward from Mexico-Guatemala border

A migrant caravan headed to the United States walks into the interior of Mexico after crossing the Guatemalan border on Sunday, October 21. Migrants still on the Guatemalan side... Read more »

Lioness kills father of her cubs at Indianapolis zoo

(Reuters) – A lioness has killed the father of her three cubs, suffocating her mate by inflicting injuries to his neck at the Indianapolis Zoo in an attack not... Read more »