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Photo: Twitter Southern California has been struck by its strongest earthquake in two decades, causing damage and fires according to BBC. The epicentre of the 6.4 magnitude tremor was near the city of Ridgecrest, which is about 240 km north-east of Los Angeles. Firefighters have been providing...

Facebook says an issue with uploading or sending media files has been resolved after going down on Wednesday according to Reuters. Earlier in the day, many users globally were not able to send and receive images, videos and other files over its social media platforms including...

Photo: Facebook Sport Lisboa e Benfica Atlético Madrid have signed 19-year-old striker João Felix from Benfica for €126m, making him the fourth most expensive player of all time according to Reuters. Both clubs announced the deal, with the Spanish La Liga team saying they were taking him...

While June 2019 has been found to be the hottest recorded globally, it was the coolest in 20 years here in Portugal. According to the Portuguese Met Office, last month was the coldest since the year 2000, and the 13th coolest since records began. Average temperatures...

The cost of refueling at the nation’s forecourts will this morning suffer its first significant increase since May. Unleaded fuel is to rise by around two cents a litre, reaching an average cost of 1 euro and 50 cents a litre. Diesel increases by one cent...

The total number of resources employed in combatting wildfires is to be reinforced from today. However, only 40 of the 60 aircraft will be immediately available. The current phase of readiness will remain in place until the end of September, with the next three months seen...

Officials have expressed concern as little or no rainfall has been recorded in the Algarve since January. With water levels dropping at dams across southern Portugal, regional water company Águas do Algarve has announced that it will be launching a door-to-door campaign to raise awareness and...

Photo: Facebook Sport Lisboa e Benfica Benfica have confirmed on their website that they have received an offer totaling 126 million euros from Atletico Madrid for João Felix, according to Reuters. The offer matches the 19-year old’s release clause, and will make the Portugal international the most...