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Canadians buy US employees hundreds of pizzas as shutdown continues

14 Jan 2019

Canadians buy US employees hundreds of pizzas as shutdown continues

In a show of industry-wide support, Canadian air traffic controllers, over the past few days, have bought hundreds of pizzas for their cash-strapped American counterparts who are languishing as a result of the ongoing US government shutdown.

US government shutdown enters day 22, becomes longest in history

12 Jan 2019

US government shutdown enters day 22, becomes longest in history

The partial US government shutdown that began towards the end of last year has entered its 22nd day, making it the longest-ever US government shutdown in history.

US government shutdown to drag on to 2019

28 Dec 2018

US government shutdown to drag on to 2019

It has been over six days since the US government partially shut down, and there seems to be no solution in sight.

Partial US government shutdown to last through Christmas

23 Dec 2018

Partial US government shutdown to last through Christmas

It seems like the partial US government shutdown is set to last through Christmas.

California wildfire: Death-toll rises to 77; search for victims continues

19 Nov 2018

California wildfire: Death-toll rises to 77; search for victims continues

Authorities say one more set of human remains has been found, bringing the total number killed in the devastating California wildfire to 77.

#FuryOfNature: California wildfire destroys 'Westworld' set, celebrity homes

11 Nov 2018

#FuryOfNature: California wildfire destroys 'Westworld' set, celebrity homes

The state of California is fighting wildfires that have been raging for the past couple of days.

Travel-junkie Indian couple dies falling 800ft in California's Yosemite Park

30 Oct 2018

Travel-junkie Indian couple dies falling 800ft in California's Yosemite Park

In a tragic incident, an Indian couple died after falling 800 feet in an area with steep terrain in California's Yosemite National Park last week.

Statue of Liberty closed due to US government shutdown

21 Jan 2018

Statue of Liberty closed due to US government shutdown

Tourists who went down to lower Manhattan hoping to catch a ferry to the Statue of Liberty were left high and dry on Sunday as both the historic statue and the nearby Ellis island were closed owing to the US government shutdown.

Trump Chicken "steaks out" in protest near White House

10 Aug 2017

Trump Chicken "steaks out" in protest near White House

US President Donald Trump is away from the White House on vacation. And already, we may see a coop in the West Wing.