10 buildings set to shape 2019

Written by Stella Ko, CNN Last year was a remarkable one for architecture — China built more skyscrapers than the rest of the world combined, an Indian architect won the Pritzker Prize for the first time and a housing complex for the elderly was named “World Building of the Year.” But 2019 is also set…

Two Marines and Navy Sailor Are Investigated in Contractor’s Death

WASHINGTON — Two Marines and a Navy corpsman stationed in northern Iraq are being investigated in the death of an American civilian contractor last week, two Defense Department officials said on Monday. The contractor was severely wounded in what officials described as a physical altercation on New Year’s Eve in Erbil, the capital of the…

Kim Jong Un pays another visit to China

South Korea’s Yonhap news agency, citing an unspecified source familiar with North Korea issues, earlier said a North Korean train possibly carrying a “high-level” official had crossed the border into China. Dozens of security vehicles and officials blocked the roads around a train station in the Chinese border city of Dandong through which the train…

NFL star records trash-talking Uber driver

NFL star Melvin Gordon recorded his Uber driver trash-talking the Los Angeles Chargers. The driver had no idea the Chargers’ running back was the passenger. Source link

Carlos Ghosn tells his side of the story at Tokyo court

The chairman and CEO of Renault (RNSDF) will appear for the first time in public since his arrest on suspicion of financial misconduct while leading carmaker Nissan. He requested the open hearing at a Tokyo court to seek an explanation on why he has been held so long. “For the first time, he will be…

Local man accomplishes dream of building hospital in Congo

GREEN, Ohio — Gaspard Nzita, a native of Congo and resident of Green, Ohio said he made a promise to his mother when he was a child. He insisted that he would return home and open a hospital with plenty of resources. “When I was young, I lost my older sister,” said Nzita. “I saw…