Earthquake recorded off Alaska; tsunami watch issued for Hawaii

An 8.2 magnitude earthquake was recorded late Wednesday off of Alaska’s Aleutian Island chain, which prompted a tsunami warning and evacuations in Kodiak, police told Fox News. A tsunami watch has already been issued for Hawaii. The alert said if tsunami waves are generated, they will not impact the island until 12:53 a.m. A reporter … Read more

US to blame for Molotov attack on Cuba embassy in Paris, FM says

A top Cuban official took to Twitter late Monday to report a Molotov cocktail attack on Havana’s embassy in Paris and place the blame squarely on the U.S. government over its rhetoric after the country’s historic protests. Three Molotov cocktails were thrown and the building and two made contact, which caused a brief fire that … Read more

China ‘shocked’ over WHO plan for second phase of COVID origins study

A top Chinese official on Thursday expressed his dismay at the World Health Organization’s plan for the second phase of its COVID-19 origins study.  Zeng Yixin, the vice minister of China’s National Health Commission, said the decision was not based on science and reiterated the claim that the virus was “naturally generated.” Reuters reported that … Read more