On Monday, almost 50 lawmakers reportedly urged Andrew Cuomo to step down or be impeached after five women accused the New York governor of sexual harassment.
Nine people were shot dead over the past weekend after the president of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, ordered to "finish off" and "kill" communist rebels, who have been fighting the central government since 1969.
BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - The European Parliament approved at a plenary session lifting Member of the European Parliament (MEP) immunity from ex-Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and two more Catalan MEPs, Antoni Comin and Clara Ponsati.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's explosive interview with Oprah Winfrey has sparked controversy over shocking revelations about their relationship with the Royal Family. It prompted veteran Indian actress and talk show host Simi Garewal to accuse Meghan of "lying" and calling her "evil".
The celestial body that lit up the skies over Britain on 28 February prompted a major hunt, with hundreds of space enthusiasts scouring the area in search of small pieces that may have survived after a fiery trip through our planet's atmosphere. One was discovered in the small market town Winchcombe, England.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The authorities of Hawaii's Maui County order obligatory evacuation of its population over "imminent" threat of the Kaupakalua Dam failure, the Hawaiian Emergency Management Agency said.
The Kurdish people largely abstained from expressing their views when two Gulf states recognised Israel six months ago. And an Erbil-based political analyst says it is because they don't want to antagonise their Arab neighbours, who might take revenge against the Kurds for the support they give to the Jewish state.
The global death toll from the coronavirus has topped 2.599 million and over 117.1 million cases have been detected, according to US-based Johns Hopkins University, which tracks and compiles data from federal and local authorities, the media, and other sources.