A tornado warning and a number of severe thunderstorm warnings have been issued for the US city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, following a derecho which brought 80 mile-per-hour winds to the area.
Former US Secretary of Defense James Mattis slammed US President Donald Trump on Wednesday, accusing him of threatening the US Constitution.
On Monday, US President Donald Trump announced that he would deploy US military assets to states that do not use the National Guard in sufficient numbers to “dominate the streets” amid ongoing mass protests across the country triggered by the killing of African-American George Floyd at the hands of white policemen in Minneapolis in late May.
Scotland Yard has launched an investigation into a shooting incident after police were called on Wednesday to shots fired in Energen Close, Harlesden.
Demand for the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine soared after US President Donald Trump announced that he was taking it as an anti-coronavirus measure, despite that it has never been clinically proven as effective against the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Canberra has launched an official investigation into US police violence against an Australian news crew when a journalist and cameraman were attacked with tear gas among crowds near the White House. The incident was captured on live television.
The Embassy Protection Collective Four received yet another legal victory when federal charges issued by US government prosecutors were dropped on Wednesday.
The Trump administration has repeatedly accused China of unfair trade practices, human rights violations, and encroaching on the special status of Hong Kong. China has denied the accusations and has pointed to various violations of international law on the part of the United States.