Factbox: Cuomo’s replacement Kathy Hochul to become New York’s first female governor
Factbox: Cuomo’s replacement Kathy Hochul to become New York’s first female governor Aug 10 (Reuters) – Andrew Cuomo’s resignation as governor of New York after a series of sexual misconduct accusations has turned a spotlight on his lieutenant governor, Kathy Hochul, who will become the first woman to lead the state in its 233-year history. […]
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Powerful blast rocks Kabul after Afghan army urges civilians to leave Taliban-controlled areas of major city
Powerful blast rocks Kabul after Afghan army urges civilians to leave Taliban-controlled areas of major city A car bomb exploded near the home of Afghanistan’s acting defense minister in Kabul on Tuesday evening, just hours after the Afghan army urged residents in another city to evacuate ahead of an operation against the Taliban. The explosion […]
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Africa’s most populous city is battling floods and rising seas. It may soon be unlivable, experts warn
Africa’s most populous city is battling floods and rising seas. It may soon be unlivable, experts warn Cars and houses submerged in water, commuters wading through buses knee-high in floods, and homeowners counting the cost of destroyed properties. Welcome to Lagos during rainy season. Residents of Nigeria, Africa’s most populous nation, are used to the […]
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