Financier Josh Freidenberg was faced with a curious question on breakfast television. The host of “Today’s” made a subtle joke that distracted the treasurer, and Karl Stefanovich thought it was ridiculous.Federal Treasury Secretary Josh Freidenberg stumbled today after being asked a curious question from host Alli Langdon about Australia’s submarineContinue Reading

In this image taken from video, demonstrators protest against government restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic on Friday in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Media TV Rotterdam via AP hide caption toggle caption Media TV Rotterdam via AP In this image taken from video, demonstrators protest against government restrictions due to the coronavirusContinue Reading

A fire swept through a two-story factory in central China on Monday, killing 38 people in one of the most deadly fires in the country in recent years. According to a statement from local officials, the fire started at around 4 p.m. at Kaixinda Trading, a wholesaler that deals inContinue Reading

Imagine the forests of Chilean Patagonia: wet and cold, dense with monkey puzzle trees and other hardy conifers. Now imagine it with dinosaurs walking around. And on fire. This is what Antarctica was like 75 million years ago during the Cretaceous period, an era known by researchers as a “superContinue Reading

NEW DELHI — Eleven people died after a fire broke out in a coronavirus intensive care unit in the western state of Maharashtra, the latest in a series of fatal disasters in Covid-19 wards in India. Hospital staff tried to douse the fire that started Saturday morning with fire extinguishers,Continue Reading