Tag Archives: New Year

How Hillary Clinton's Campaign Has Changed in the New Year

Fresh off a holiday break, Hillary Clinton appears to have hit the 2016 campaign trail armed with a new set of strategies. As she travels across the country this week,…

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Asylum seekers among suspects in Cologne's New Year violence

By Noah Barkin & Paul Carrel BERLIN (Reuters) – Nearly two dozen asylum seekers are among those suspected of involvement in mass assaults & muggings on New Year's Eve in…

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18 asylum-seekers linked to crimes in Cologne at New Year

BERLIN (AP) — German police have identified 18 asylum-seekers among 31 suspects in connection with robberies & assaults committed in Cologne at New Year, officials said Friday. They were detained…

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Global stocks slide as oil price turns lower once again

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares turned lower in thin European trading on Wednesday as investors grew cautious approximately another drop in oil prices. KEEPING SCORE: Trading volumes were low on…

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Some WhatsApp users still facing service disruption

(Reuters) – WhatsApp, a messaging service owned by Facebook Inc, said some users were still facing issues while accessing its messaging service. The problems were primarily centered in the UK…

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Arrests, security fears dampen New Year spirit in Europe

By Johnny Cotton & Philip Blenkinsop PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Shaken by a year of militant attacks, Europeans will ring in 2016 in subdued fashion on Friday, with soldiers on the…

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Germany shuts train stations amid global New Year security scares

By Joseph Nasr & Philip Blenkinsop BERLIN/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Europe ushered in the New Year with heightened security fears on Friday as German police evacuated two train stations in Munich,…

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World welcomes New Year despite terror fears

View gallery .New York (AFP) – Millions welcomed in the New Year with Champagne & cheers Friday, although tightened security put a damper on festivities in Europe where Germany evacuated…

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Everybody Freeze! The Science of the Polar Bear Club

Just after midnight on Jan. 1, people around the world will ring in the New Year to the sound of noisemakers & popping corks. But on New Year's Day on…

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Fireworks to kick off global New Year party despite terror fears

Sydney (AFP) – Sydney will kick-start the global New Year's Eve party with its biggest fireworks display ever, yet fear of jihadist attacks has cast a pall with Brussels scrapping…

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