Dozens dead, thousands displaced as heavy rains trigger floods and landslides in Nepal

Heavy rains triggered flash floods and landslides that killed at least 40 people and displaced thousands in western Nepal, officials said on Saturday. Twenty people were killed and at least 13 others were missing in Myagdi district, 200 km (125 miles) northwest of the capital Kathmandu, where several houses were destroyed on Friday, district administrator… Read More Dozens dead, thousands displaced as heavy rains trigger floods and landslides in Nepal

U.S. President Donald Trump commutes prison sentence of adviser Roger Stone

President Donald Trump commuted the sentence of his longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone, sparing him from prison after he was convicted of lying under oath to lawmakers investigating Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election. Trump’s decision to commute Stone’s sentence days before he was due to report to prison marked the Republican president’s… Read More U.S. President Donald Trump commutes prison sentence of adviser Roger Stone