Global News 1/11/19: Oceans warming rapidly, Trump tours border, and Canada announces that it will accept 1 million new immigrants...

The Earth’s oceans are warming 40% faster than previously thought. Credit Unsplash.

The Earth’s oceans are warming 40% faster than previously thought. Credit Unsplash.

It’s Friday! End the week by checking out today’s top stories, including an update on the state of the world’s oceans, Mr. Trump’s border tour, Canadian immigration policy, and an update on the DRC election saga.

  • The oceans are warming faster than scientists thought (CNN) Read More

  • Trump tours border after repeating threat to call national emergency (The Guardian) Read More

  • Canada wants to welcome more than 1 million new immigrants in the next three years (CNN) Read More

  • White House considers diverting aid from disaster relief to build wall (NY Times) Read More

  • DR Congo election: Defeated candidate vows legal challenge (BBC) Read More

  • South Africa sniffer dog intercepts 116kg of rhino horn (BBC) Read More

  • Myanmar Reuters journalists lose appeal against 7-year sentence (Agence France-Presse) Read More

  • Poland arrests Chinese businessman suspected of spying (Agence France-Presse) Read More

  • People older than 65 share the most fake news, a new study finds, and the finding holds true across party lines (The Verge) Read More

  • US begins Syria withdrawal process, amid uncertainty over strategy (NY Times) Read More

  • Farm country stood by Trump. But the shutdown is pushing it to its breaking point. (NY Times) Read More

  • Texas Republicans rally behind Muslim official as some try to oust him over religion (NY Times) Read More

  • An Indian girl wanted to see her boyfriend. She may have been beheaded for jt. (NY Times) Read More

  • Female composers are trying to break film’s sound barrier (NY Times) Read More

  • Google's parent company Alphabet sued over sexual misconduct policy (BBC) Read More