The planned October 15 debate between US President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden was officially canceled on Friday a day after Trump rejected a decision by the nonpartisan commission organizing it to change its format to a virtual event to guard against the spread of COVID-19.
The battle to be Britain's next prime minister entered its final straight on Wednesday with both candidates hardening their positions on Brexit, putting the future government on a collision course with Brussels.
The second most senior member of the UK opposition Labour Party has caused a huge uproar by branding Britain’s World War ll era prime minister Winston Churchill a "villain" amid a growing public debate about the true personality of "great British leaders".
The measles outbreak that prompted a health emergency in Washington State is spreading. At least 36 cases have been confirmed in Clark County across from Portland, Oregon and health officials said it has now spread to Hawaii. Most of the patients are children who have not been vaccinated.
It's the debate that has been sizzling Down Under for days, but new Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison refused to take sides Wednesday on the hot topic of whether onions should be served on top or under a sausage.
A proposal to establish a fund to reward families for having two children, created by Nanjing University Professor Liu Zhibiao and published by Xinhua Daily on August 14, was an absurd idea amid an ongoing national conversation about how China can halt declining birth rates.
Angela Merkel appeared to be powering ahead Monday to a fourth term as chancellor of Germany, after her rival Martin Schulz failed to halt her advance in a crucial televised debate three weeks before elections.