New England, Canada brace for Hurricane Bill

Saturday, August 22, 2009 Hurricane Bill, the first hurricane of the 2009 Atlantic hurricane season, is currently threatening parts of New England and eastern Canada. Bill weakened somewhat on Friday, although it remains a formidable Category 2 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale. As of 11 p.m. AST August 21…

Africa Sets Out Its Stall For Tourists

Here’s An Opinion On: New Age Caravans Warrnambool Submitted by: Anthony Juma Africa Sets Out Its Stall For Tourists African countries and airlines will benefit from a rise in tourists.More than 50,000 attendees at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London, looked at what the African tourism industry representatives had…

Category:Jeff Sessions

This is the category for Jeff Sessions, a US politician and lawyer. Refresh this list to see the latest articles. 16 February 2018: United States: Berkeley, California declares itself a sanctuary city for recreational cannabis 11 May 2017: President Trump fires FBI Director James Comey, raising questions about Russia investigation…

Canada’s Toronto—Danforth (Ward 29) city council candidates speak

Friday, November 3, 2006 On November 13, Torontonians will be heading to the polls to vote for their ward’s councillor and for mayor. Among Toronto’s ridings is Toronto—Danforth (Ward 29). One candidate responded to Wikinews’ requests for an interview. This ward’s candidates include Diane Alexopoulos, Andrew James, Case Ootes (incumbent),…

Possible first case of mad cow disease in Sweden

Wednesday, March 1, 2006 A suspected case of BSE, better known as mad cow disease, has been discovered in Sweden at a farm near Västerås some 80 kilometres west of Stockholm. The affected farm has been quarantined and no ruminants from the farm are allowed to be sold or transported.…

Wikinews holds Reform Party USA presidential candidates forum

Tuesday, January 3, 2012 Three men are currently seeking the presidential nomination of the Reform Party of the United States of America: small business owner Andre Barnett, Earth Intelligence Network CEO Robert Steele, and former college football coach Robby Wells. Wikinews reached out to these candidates and asked each of…