World News

Next stop on Saudi crown prince's image makeover tour: China

Next stop on Saudi crown prince's image makeover tour: China

We want to tell India that we will cooperate with them on intelligence sharing...not just with India but with our neighbours as well. "We will work together so that we can ensure a bright future f...

by · World News
Julie Bishop will resign from Australian politics at the coming election

Julie Bishop will resign from Australian politics at the coming election

Finance Minister Mathias Cormann, a senator for Western Australia, could potentially make a preselection bid for her affluent inner-city seat in the hope of becoming the next leader of the Liberal Par...

by · World News
Trump coming to Japan for new Emperor enthronement and G20 summit

Trump coming to Japan for new Emperor enthronement and G20 summit

The president will travel to Japan in May to meet with the new Emperor, Crown Prince Naruhito, whose accession is May 1, the official said. Hai told Reuters that, "I like Donald Trump's haircut". ...

by · World News
Dhaka fire: Blaze kills dozens in building

Dhaka fire: Blaze kills dozens in building

Another fire official told reporters the blaze, which began around 10.40 pm (16:40 GMT) on Wednesday, has been "confined" but not yet extinguished despite the efforts of more than 200 firefighters. Fi...

by · World News
Tucker Carlson Says Spiked Profanity-Laden Interview Was 'Heartfelt'

Tucker Carlson Says Spiked Profanity-Laden Interview Was 'Heartfelt'

Bregman concluded in a final tweet that he wished he quoted Noam Chomsky when decrying tax-avoiding billionaires. "Not one time", said Carlson, just before stressing that he and others on Fox News...

by · World News
‘Domestic terrorist’: US Coast Guard neo-Nazi plotted attack on ‘traitor’ Democrats & journalists

‘Domestic terrorist’: US Coast Guard neo-Nazi plotted attack on ‘traitor’ Democrats & journalists

District Court in Maryland. "I'm thankful to the authorities who worked on this case and grateful no one was hurt", Omar said in a statement Wednesday night. Schumer of NY, and Sens. Names on Has...

by · World News
UK Revokes Citizenship Of 19-Year-Old Shamima Begum Who Joined ISIS

UK Revokes Citizenship Of 19-Year-Old Shamima Begum Who Joined ISIS

The British Nationality Act 1981 provides the Home Secretary with the power to take such action if it is "conducive to the public good". Since 2010, it has been used about 150 times for people linked ...

by · World News
New Zealand leader says no final decision on using Huawei

New Zealand leader says no final decision on using Huawei

But Kiwi policymakers have held that Huawei has never been banned from the country and that the issue is with the particular technology being proposed, not the company or its country of origin. Her co...

by · World News
Joe Scarborough: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shows 'basic ignorance of Economics 101'

Joe Scarborough: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shows 'basic ignorance of Economics 101'

The "greedy" company's move was forecast to create 25,000 jobs and inject billions of dollars into the economy, and had the support of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D.) and other veteran party leade...

by · World News
Michael Cohen prison date pushed back to May 6

Michael Cohen prison date pushed back to May 6

In a letter to Judge William Pauley, one of Cohen's lawyers asked that the date be pushed back to May 6 so Cohen can recover from shoulder surgery and prepare for upcoming testimony before Congress....

by · World News

" "Statue of WWII sailor kissing nurse vandalized with "#MeToo"

But Mendonsa and Friedman, who died in 2016 at the age of 92, were strangers to each other when he grabbed and kissed her. "Sarasota police discovered the red-paint vandalism , which left " #MeTo...

by · World News
New York Times Publisher Slams Trump's Anti-Media Rhetoric As Tyrannical, 'Dangerous'

New York Times Publisher Slams Trump's Anti-Media Rhetoric As Tyrannical, 'Dangerous'

Among the claims in the Times' latest bombshell was one in which the president had directed his former acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker to install a Trump loyalist to take charge of an investig...

by · World News
US Says Alabama Woman Who Joined Islamic State Can't Return

US Says Alabama Woman Who Joined Islamic State Can't Return

According to Pompeo Muthana does not have a USA passport or any legal basis to enter the US and that she will not be admitted into the United States . The official would not elaborate but said Pompeo...

by · World News
Andrew McCabe Reveals Congressional Leaders Were Briefed on FBI's Trump Probe

Andrew McCabe Reveals Congressional Leaders Were Briefed on FBI's Trump Probe

The president wanted his 58.4 million followers to know his side, contending he only criticized Jill McCabe for accepting campaign donations from Bill and Hillary Clinton . McCabe was sacked in Ma...

by · World News
Russian flag flies over Salisbury Cathedral

Russian flag flies over Salisbury Cathedral

A Russian flag has been spotted on Salisbury Cathedral in England, in an apparent stunt making light of the poisoning of former KGB agent Sergei Skripal in the city a year ago. The Dean of Salisbu...

by · World News
Judge orders trial in Colorado woman's death

Judge orders trial in Colorado woman's death

When Kenney arrived at Berreth's townhouse in Woodland Park, Colorado two days later, she found a "horrific" scene with blood spattered on the walls and floors of Berreth's townhome, Slater said. Wood...

by · World News
Putin vows to target U.S. if Washington deploys missiles in Europe

Putin vows to target U.S. if Washington deploys missiles in Europe

Putin, speaking in Wednesday's state-of-the-nation address, said Moscow hopes to mend ties with the USA, adding that "we don't want confrontation, particularly with such a global power as the U.S". Pu...

by · World News
European Union in spat with Hungary over anti-Juncker campaign

European Union in spat with Hungary over anti-Juncker campaign

The facts, according to Schinas, are that the European Union has " zero plans " for humanitarian visas, while member states get to decide on the level of legal migration. Under the initiative, Hungari...

by · World News
Jeremy Corbyn tells exiled MPs they were elected on a Labour manifesto

Jeremy Corbyn tells exiled MPs they were elected on a Labour manifesto

Seven Labour legislators quit Monday, accusing Corbyn of failing to stamp out anti-Semitism in the party and of mounting a weak opposition to Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May's plans for leavin...

by · World News
Surfer 'lucky to be alive after Great White attack' at Byron Bay

Surfer 'lucky to be alive after Great White attack' at Byron Bay

Edwardes, Donoghue and two mates were windsurfing at Hardwicke Bay in South Australia when the 22-year-old Donoghue chose to stay in the water while his friends returned to shore. Matt Kehoe the Detec...

by · World News
Sirul to be deported from Australia after Court rejects his asylum bid

Sirul to be deported from Australia after Court rejects his asylum bid

She had also been having an affair with Mr Abdul Baginda Razak, a close confidante of Najib, who was Malaysia's deputy prime minister at the time. Shaariibuu was reportedly blown up with military ...

by · World News
Arizona man rescued from quicksand in Zion National Park

Arizona man rescued from quicksand in Zion National Park

There were two snowstorms while I was waiting, just sitting in the water. It was just pouring snow, ' he recalled. Osmun, 34, and his girlfriend, Jessika McNeill, made the rounds on national morning...

by · World News
Syrian's Assad - U.S. will sell out those relying on it

Syrian's Assad - U.S. will sell out those relying on it

The threat was issued Monday by Army Lieutenant General Paul LaCamera, commander of the United States led coalition in Syria . Syrian Kurdish leaders hope to safeguard their autonomous region after...

by · World News
Grand Canyon tourists exposed to radiation in museum

Grand Canyon tourists exposed to radiation in museum

An email sent out to employees on February 4 by safety, health and wellness manager Elston " Swede " Stephenson described the incident as a "top management failure", warning of potential health conseq...

by · World News
Vatican has rules for priests who father children

Vatican has rules for priests who father children

The Vatican has also confirmed that its department overseeing the world's priests has general guidelines for what to do when clerics break celibacy vows and have children. But Doyle told The New ...

by · World News
Teen in Lincoln Memorial protest sues Washington Post for $250 million

Teen in Lincoln Memorial protest sues Washington Post for $250 million

District Court in Kentucky. The 22-page lawsuit claims the Washington Post ignored journalistic standards and bullied Nick Sandman for three days. Sandmann, a student at Covington Catholic High ...

by · World News
'Ivory Queen' gets 15 years in jail for smuggling tusks

'Ivory Queen' gets 15 years in jail for smuggling tusks

Ms Fenglan had been charged with leading one of Africa's biggest ivory smuggling rings, responsible for the slaughter of hundreds of elephants. Two Tanzanian men were also found guilty for their rol...

by · World News
U.S. seeks return of $2.5 billion California high-speed rail funds

U.S. seeks return of $2.5 billion California high-speed rail funds

The U.S. Department of Transportation announcement follows through on President Donald Trump's threats to claw back $3.5 billion that the federal government gave to California to build a bullet train ...

by · World News
Seven children from Syrian refugee family killed in house fire in Halifax

Seven children from Syrian refugee family killed in house fire in Halifax

The adult female sustained non-life threatening injuries and will be okay, while the man suffered 50 per cent burns over his body, Ribahi confirmed. Al-shanti, along with several other Muslim commun...

by · World News
A United Kingdom parliamentary committee has accused Facebook of being

A United Kingdom parliamentary committee has accused Facebook of being "digital gangsters"

The lawmakers urged parliament to impose a mandatory code of conduct on social media sites, and have them overseen by an independent regulator. " Facebook's handling of personal data, and its us...

by · World News
Trump to sign Space Force directive

Trump to sign Space Force directive

A man wearing a Space Force shirt documents the scene before a campaign rally with President Donald Trump at the Bojangles Coliseum on October 26, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Senate support is ...

by · World News
SeaWorld gondola ride turns into harrowing, hours-long ordeal for 16 passengers

SeaWorld gondola ride turns into harrowing, hours-long ordeal for 16 passengers

Authorities said that 16 people were trapped, some of them in gondolas suspended above the water in Mission Bay . Two 12-year-old girls who had barely made it off the ride before it malfunctioned r...

by · World News
Islamic State Jihadists defend last territory in Syria

Islamic State Jihadists defend last territory in Syria

As in other places they have defended in the Middle East, the jihadists in Baghouz have sheltered among civilians to escape the worst of intense USA -led air strikes that razed much of their former st...

by · World News
Donald Trump rushing to sell Saudi Arabia nuclear technology

Donald Trump rushing to sell Saudi Arabia nuclear technology

According to the report , the whistleblowers came to the committee because they had concerns "about efforts inside the White House to rush the transfer of highly sensitive U.S. The rationale behind...

by · World News
Canada warns against all travel to Haiti, Americas News & Top Stories

Canada warns against all travel to Haiti, Americas News & Top Stories

The U.S. Department of State has raised its travel alert for Haiti to level 4. The Haitian government vowed to deepen the investigation into alleged corruption in the PetroCaribe oil program and t...

by · World News