Worldwide

News

Spanish diplomat found dead in Pakistan

A Spanish diplomat has allegedly committed suicide in the federal capital, according to police reports. The house Giner lived in was put on lockdown, police informed the embassy on the incident amid ongoing investigation. Officials said the Spanish...

Egypt receives $2 billion Saudi deposit in International Monetary Fund deal financing

Egypt says it will host Russian troops this month for joint military exercises at the coastal city of El-Alamein, the latest step in the two countries' rapprochement. Saudi Arabian Ambassador Ahmed Kattan departed Cairo on Wednesday for what Egyptian...

Brat backs override of president's veto of 9/11 bill

Congress on Wednesday overwhelmingly rejected President Barack Obama's veto of legislation allowing relatives of the victims of the September 11 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia , the first veto override of his presidency, just four months befo...

Republican Senator Who Urged Donald Trump to Step Aside Supports Him Again

Over the weekend, the four were among the many high-profile Republicans who dropped their support for the nominee, after The Washington Post published 2005 video footage of Trump bragging about using his celebrity status to kiss and grope women w...

Chargers' McCoy says his focus is on Broncos, not job status

It was another close game for the Raiders, who were down 24-16 before staging an 18-7 comeback that started in the third quarter. Oakland Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio gestures during the second half of an NFL football game against the San Diego...

In debate, Trump signals aggressive close to his campaign

They did not shake hands as they met at center stage. "There's nobody that has more respect for women than I do", Trump replied. Trump refused to answer questions from reporters about the video during his meeting in a hotel conference room with P...

Bill Clinton dismisses 'rapist' critique from a rally demonstrator

Bill Clinton criticized the contentious health care law while campaigning for his wife in MI on Monday - a remark he sought to walk back later this week. Monica Lewinsky tends to avoid politics these days, after becoming instantly famous almost 20 y...

Republicans reeling after Trump's vulgar comments revealed

Turning to his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton , Mr Trump accused her of having "bullied, attacked, shamed and intimidated" her husband's "victims". But if he did so, some prominent Republicans say the 57-year-old Pence, who has served as a bridg...

Grand Rapids shooting victim, 21, identified; 8 injured people to live

Police say the gunfire happened at around 4 a.m. Sunday. Most other victims were taken to Saint Mary's Hospital for treatment. Four of them are men aged 20, 27, 29 and 34. "We're very early on into this incident". The business is labelled as a clea...

Barack Obama: 'I'm Not Overconfident' That Hillary Clinton Is Going To Win

It was a far cry from the former president's Monday remarks that continued to reverberate, prompting responses from Hillary Clinton, the White House and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. But in both, North Carolina was one of the most com...

Police say 5 people killed by wrong-way driver in Vermont

Soon after the initial reports were filed, that truck crashed into a small sedan in Williston, police said. Five people died in the primary crash, police said. When police arrived to investigate, with one occupied in pulling a female victim from th...

Pakistan approaches World Bank to stop Indian projects on Neelum, Chenab

The Treaty provides specific design criteria for any hydro-electric power plants to be built by India. "If India violates treaty Pak can approach International Court of Justice". Pakistan has been complaining about not receiving enough water and ha...

Kerry calls for war crimes investigation against Russian Federation and Syria

It's unclear exactly how de Mistura's plan would be carried out or whether the Nusra Front - now known as Jabhat Fatah al Sham - would sign up to any such deal. Russian President Vladmir Putin has denied similar allegations of hacks that have targete...

Surgical strikes: Defense ministry to brief Parliamentary panel next week

The surgical strike footage has been handed over to the Prime Minister's Office and the PM is yet to take his call on the issue of whether the footage should be released. They said while every Indian was feeling proud over the army's action on terror...

Every State Where Clowns Have Been Creeping People Out

The Clown Lives Matter rally is being organized by Nikki Sinn. There have been more reported incidents in two dozen states, such as Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Ohio , and others, creating havoc and turning the clown sightings into a ...

Thousands Of Colombians March To Save Peace Deal With Rebels

Twenty-six public and private universities took part in the marches, organised by students on social media. Many walked silently, while some carried pictures of loved ones among the 220,000 killed during the half-century conflict involving the milita...

Explosion hits near police station close to Istanbul airport

The site of the blast is close to a police station, military recruiting office, and forensic medicine institution. The attack was blamed on Daesh. Witnesses told CNN Turk that they saw a man in a black jacket with a red hood drive the motorcycle ...

Obama hails ''historic day'' in fight against climate change

The nations of the European Union collectively are responsible for 12.1 percent of the planet's emissions, and its fast-track ratification takes the Paris Agreement past the 55 percent threshold. The world's first comprehensive climate treaty has p...

New Video Of Charlotte Police Shooting Offers Few Answers

Mr. Scott's family reviewed the remaining dash-cam and body worn camera video of the events following the shooting in its entirety earlier Tuesday. Violent protests erupted in the city following the shooting and the decision to not release video of...

USA service member killed by IED in Afghanistan

An IED killed a USA service member in Afghanistan on Tuesday while the soldier participating in an operation targeting ISIS, defense officials said. The offshoot group, which has as many as 1,300 members, has been recruiting former Pakistani Taliban ...

Tories launch crackdown on illegal taxi drivers to cut immigration

Rudd said the government would also examine whether it needed to tighten student immigration rules, suggesting that those students who studied in Britain were given favourable treatment when looking for a job in the country. We do need to reduce immi...

US, Philippine marines launch what could be their last joint drills

Abella said Duterte's opponents first brought up the Hitler reference before the May presidential election to "gain political mileage". Duterte gave no further details about the nature of his complaints. "But what President Duterte said is not only...

Pakistan, India try to defuse tensions amid Kashmir clashes

AS Indian lie of " surgical strikes " found no acceptance anywhere and instead dented image of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems to be on a fence-mending exercise by trying to portray India as peace-loving country. Baramulla, he says, w...

Balotelli aiming for Italy return

I said: 'score two goals against Marseille and we'll talk about that'. After returning from a loan spell at AC Milan in the summer, Balotelli revealed how he and Klopp barely spoke to each other. This is the problem with Mario Balotelli . I ...

Pope makes surprise visit to quake-hit Italian town, comforts survivors

Simply to express my closeness to you, nothing more. He then traveled to Accumoli and Arquata del Tronto , two other towns that were damaged by the quake. Photographs also show the religious leader speaking to firemen who aided the rescue missio...

Hungary votes on government's rejection of EU refugee quotas

Orban has said his goal for the next few months is to stop Brussels from imposing rules that would forcefully settle refugees. "Orban can argue that many people share his views, but an invalid vote means it's going to be much harder for him to convin...

Boy, 6, dies days after South Carolina school shooting

Jacob died at Greenville Health System Children's Hospital on Saturday at 12:56pm local time, according to Anderson County Coroner Greg Shore . Jacob, another student and a first-grade teacher were wounded. He only had to make two turns to arrive ...

Clinton calls Trump Twitter tirade 'unhinged, even for him'

Shaming Machado over intimate details from her past was particularly risky as Trump tries to broaden his appeal to female voters, many of whom are turned off by such personal attacks. The candidates traded barbs and accusations throughout the often-t...

Donald Trump expected to make secret visit to Detroit

His rally tonight is expected to focus on the stark differences between himself and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. From saying that wages are "too high" to saying it "would have been acceptable" to let the auto industry go bankrupt - all while w...

Sixth case of Zika virus in Shelby County reported

The CDC does not recommend testing women who are not pregnant, men or children unless they are exhibiting symptoms of Zika virus and live in or traveled to an area with Zika or have had sex with a partner who lives in or traveled to an area w...

Sheriff: School counselor convinces student to hand over gun

Cheatham County Sheriff Mike Breedlove says that's exactly what she did. As the teen continued to talk with Hudgens, she sent out text messages to other staff members alerting them of the situation. "She did something that probably the most experie...

Supreme Court Takes Up Case That Could Affect Redskins Trademark

The Supreme Court will decide whether a federal law that bars the registration of disparaging trademarks violates the right of free speech, a case with direct implications for the Washington Redskins in their fight to defend their famous team name....

Ivory ban may be lifted despite plunge in elephant numbers

The plight of Africa's elephants, targeted for their tusks, will be one of the most debated topics at the meeting which will consider several proposals on whether to tighten or ease controls on the trade in ivory. However, the species also face oth...

China probes North Korea bank suspected of nuclear link: South Korea report

Landlocked Mongolia, which is among Pyongyang's steadiest allies but also has close ties with Seoul , cancelled the registrations of all 14 North Korean vessels flying its flag, according to a report it submitted to the U.N.in July, even though ...

MH17 shot down by missile from Russian Federation, investigators say

This escalated tensions between East and West to levels not seen since the Cold War ended in 1990. The JIT investigation's findings are meant to prepare the ground for a criminal trial but suspects will not be named. They also narrowed down the a...

Search

Breaking News

Trump plans return trip to the Middle East with President of Egypt

Trump met today with President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi of Egypt to build on their recent engagements and continue efforts to strengthen the United States-Egypt strategic partnership. ...

Central Intelligence Agency hunts for traitor after American spies are executed by Chinese

The breach was considered particularly damaging, with the number of assets lost rivalling those in the Soviet Union and Russian Federation who died after the betrayals of spies Al...

Troops Kill 13 Boko Haram Terrorists, Arrest 10 In Lake Chad

Meanwhile witnesses said four civilians out hunting for food near a displacement camp in the northeast were beheaded by suspected Boko Haram militants. "Our joy is never complete u...

Obama warned Trump against hiring Flynn before inauguration

Why did it then take 18 days for Flynn to be fired - a step that only took place when The Washington Post reported he had lied to Vice President Mike Pence about his calls with R...

Syrian negotiator calls USA strike 'terrorism' and a 'massacre'

As long as the US keeps backing anti-regime insurgents in Syria and is willing to attack pro-regime forces as part of that support , there will be a danger that an incident l...

U.K. Minor Parties Slam 'Extreme' Brexit in Debate May Avoided

The two-hour debate, staged by ITV at its studios in Salford, began with a clash on Brexit, then covered the NHS, social care, living standards, education and university tuition ...

Mexican journalist shot dead in Sinaloa state

He was walking near the Rio Doce offices in the state capital, Culiacan, when he was killed by a group of people riding in a red auto , according to multiple Mexican news outlet...

China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade

Hours before the summit opened, North Korea launched another ballistic missile, further testing the patience of China, its chief ally. New Delhi , which had been non-committal a...

Tillerson Says Russia Meddled In US Election, No 'Clean Slate' With Moscow

The secretary of State during the interview also addressed the Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, noting the US isn't trying to start "with a clean state"...

Tehran mayor Qalibaf quits presidential race

He is now facing five rivals, but some could withdraw in favor of more prominent candidates. His close association with the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei would attract t...

Special Reports

Hostages freed from mosque in Central African Republic

Hostages freed from mosque in Central African Republic

Many residents say they are locked in their homes as the anti-Balaka forces control the city. It said the attackers were members of a wide coalition including the mainly Christia...

Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

At the time, he was on the run from USA authorities after he leaked documents about US government surveillance. "The government's decision to reject our clients' claims is co...

Severe Weather Outbreak to Eye Central US

Severe Weather Outbreak to Eye Central US

Forecast surface weather map for today. A possible severe thunderstorm watch will need to be issued if they hold together. The risk of severe weather for Tuesday evening is shown...

Ruling Fatah party has weak showing in Palestinian election

Ruling Fatah party has weak showing in Palestinian election

The vote provided Palestinians a rare chance to cast ballots after over a decade without presidential or legislative elections, and Saturday's election was seen as a test for Abbas...

TN woman facing reckless endangerment charge; accused of following congressman, his aide

TN woman facing reckless endangerment charge; accused of following congressman, his aide

When they pulled into the driveway of someone they know, Wright reportedly ran to the vehicle and screamed while banging on the auto and reaching in. Police say Wright's conduct ...