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09/16/2019

Student Arrested During Hong Kong Protests Had a Butter Knife, University Says Classmates marched through campus and broke doors to protest the detention. His school said he had been carrying the implement to cut cake for a fest...
23:14, 09/16/2019

In Blow to Taiwan, Solomon Islands Is Said to Switch Relations to China The move, which Taiwan denounced as bribery by Beijing, is a setback to both Taipei’s global standing and Washington’s regional diplomacy in the Paci...
23:14, 09/16/2019

Italy arrests 3 accused of migrant torture in Libya Italian officials say three men who disembarked on a tiny island over the summer have been arrested at a migrant reception center in Italy after fell...
22:42, 09/16/2019

US service member killed in action in Afghanistan One U.S. service member and more violence kill at least 7 other people across Afghanistan amid preparations for presidential elections in late Septem...
22:42, 09/16/2019

Stocks fall as surge in oil brings fresh economic worries Airlines, retailers and other consumer-focused companies helped pull stocks broadly lower on Wall Street Monday afternoon after an attack on Saudi Ar...
22:42, 09/16/2019

Russia, Iran, Turkey say Syrian constitution committee ready The leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey announced Monday that an agreement has been reached on a committee that will be tasked with rewriting a consti...
22:42, 09/16/2019

Solomon Islands recognizes Beijing as diplomatic stranglehold tightens around Taiwan  The island nation’s defection whittled the number of countries that recognize Taiwan down to just 16 after Beijing flipped key allies, over objection...
22:42, 09/16/2019

India detains prominent Kashmiri leader under law critics call draconian Authorities charged Farooq Abdullah, the most senior mainstream politician in Kashmir and a member of the Indian Parliament, under a law that allows ...
22:42, 09/16/2019

U.S. officials knew bomb-sniffing dogs were dying from neglect in Jordan. They sent more. The State Department sent dozens of explosive-detection dogs to Jordan even after the agency in 2016 assessed a high degree of mistreatment and failu...
22:42, 09/16/2019

They escaped Dorian and Humberto, but now face new traumas Tropical Storm Humberto resurfaced feelings of terror for Hurricane Dorian survivors -- just two weeks after the Category 5 storm decimated much of G...
22:14, 09/16/2019

United Nations sees increase in child soldiers recruited in South Sudan Forced recruitment of child soldiers is increasing in South Sudan despite a peace deal last year, the head of a United Nations investigating body sai...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Elon Musk says 'pedo guy' tweet did not suggest British cave diver was pedophile Elon Musk on Monday said he did not intend to accuse a British diver of pedophilia by branding him a "pedo guy" on Twitter, as the Tesla Inc chief ex...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Russia's Putin says peace in Syria could be achieved by political means A peace in Syria could be reached only by political and diplomatic efforts, Russian President Vladimir Putin told a joint news conference with leader...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Russia's Putin: foreign troops should be pulled out from Syria eventually Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that all foreign troops should be pulled out from Syria eventually, after peace is reached in the cou...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Iran says diplomacy only solution to Syria crisis at Turkey, Russia talks Iran's president said on Monday that diplomacy, not a military approach, was the only solution to the crisis in Syria, ahead of trilateral talks with...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Canada's Trudeau says more gun control needed after Toronto area shootings Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday promised tougher action on gun control if he is re-elected next month after a recent string of deadl...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Putin proposes Russian weapons for Saudi Arabia after oil industry attacks Russia is ready to help Saudi Arabia following attacks on the Saudi oil industry if needed, Russian President Vladimir Putin said after talks with le...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Senior U.S. senator: Saudi attack shows Iran seeks to 'sow instability' Senator Jim Risch, the Republican chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, slammed Iran's government on Monday after Saturday's attac...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Arrest of Canada intelligence official could hurt allies, says head of police The arrest of a top Canadian police officer on charges of leaking secret information could hurt intelligence operations by allied nations, the head o...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Bahrain's Bapco refinery says operations continue after Saudi pipeline cutoff Bahrain's national oil and gas authority said on Monday that facilities at Bapco refinery were continuing without impact on the provision of oil deri...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Attack on Saudi Arabia 'unprecedented': U.S. defense secretary U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday the recent attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities was "unprecedented" and the United States, along w...
21:28, 09/16/2019

France's foreign minister pledges support for 'new Sudan' France's foreign minister announced 60 million euros in aid for Sudan's transitional authorities during a visit to Khartoum on Monday, while offering...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Spain's court rules against extraditing Venezuelan ex-spymaster Spain's High Court ruled on Monday that the government should refuse a request from the United States to extradite Venezuela's former military intell...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Venezuela's Guaido considering attending U.N. general assembly: envoy Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido is considering attending the United Nations General Assembly in New York this month to step up pressure on ...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Saudi Aramco attacks: What we know so far An attack on Saudi Arabia that triggered the biggest jump in oil prices in almost 30 years was carried out with Iranian weapons, a Saudi-led coalitio...
21:28, 09/16/2019

U.S. crude export demand surges after attack on Saudi facilities U.S. crude export demand at the Gulf Coast surged on Monday, traders said, as the window to export crude profitably to Asia and Europe was thrown ope...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Evidence points to Iran involvement in attack, says Saudi alliance, as oil prices soar An attack on Saudi Arabia that triggered the biggest jump in oil prices in almost 30 years was carried out with Iranian weapons, a Saudi-led coalitio...
21:28, 09/16/2019

Solomon Islands Ends Ties With Taiwan, Stands by China The Solomon Islands has decided to break off diplomatic relations with Taiwan and cast its lot with China, Taiwan’s president said, as Beijing increa...
21:00, 09/16/2019

No Brexit Breakthrough as U.K. Prime Minister Meets With Top EU Official The EU’s Jean-Claude Juncker told U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson the bloc is still awaiting concrete proposals from London for how to avoid a phys...
21:00, 09/16/2019

In Comeback, Macron Steers Straight for Fresh Clash With Streets French President Emmanuel Macron, having abandoned his top-down governing style and seeing his popularity rise, proposes overhauling the country’s pe...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Spain Frees Ex-Venezuela Spy Chief Wanted by U.S. on Drug Charges Spain’s National Court ordered Venezuela’s former top spy released from jail, rejecting a U.S. extradition request seeking the former official on lon...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Humberto strengthens into hurricane, may bring heavy rain to Bermuda The third hurricane of the Atlantic hurricane season was strengthening at sea Monday ahead of the potentially dangerous rip currents it's likely to b...
19:42, 09/16/2019

Iran detains United Arab Emirates-bound ship, crew for alleged diesel smuggling amid regional tensions: report Iran on Monday reportedly seized a vessel in the Persian Gulf for allegedly smuggling diesel to the United Arab Emirates -- a close ally of Saudi Ara...
19:42, 09/16/2019

Australian man, 76, dies in swooping magpie incident, police say An elderly Australian man was killed Sunday after he crashed into a fence while riding his bike — with the fatal collision reportedly a result of his...
19:42, 09/16/2019

Saudi Arabia oil facility attack launched from Iranian soil, US officials say Cruise missiles and drones used in the weekend assault on Saudi Arabia's oil installations were launched from Iranian soil, U.S. officials told Fox N...
19:42, 09/16/2019

Iran's aggression demands global response, Rick Perry says: ‘Who is next?’ U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry called on the international community Monday to stop Iran’s aggression following attacks over the weekend targeting ...
19:42, 09/16/2019

New Zealand man arrested in ‘witchcraft’ deaths of 5 Fiji family members A New Zealand man described as a “healer” and “witch doctor” has been charged in the mysterious deaths of five family members in Fiji last month, loc...
19:42, 09/16/2019

Storm reprieve: Humberto steers clear of beleaguered Bahamas, develops into hurricane Residents and rescue workers breathe sigh of relief; Florida coast also appears to be in the clear from impacts of Hurricane Humberto.   &...
17:28, 09/16/2019

Saudi oil attack roils global energy markets; Trump says U.S. 'locked and loaded' Global energy prices rocketed higher after a weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities that disrupted more than 5 percent of the world's daily supp...
17:28, 09/16/2019

Rare Madagascar dugong is In big trouble Madagascar’s rare dugong is facing extinction. A study found some of the dugongs are so genetically unique that losing them would be like losin...
17:28, 09/16/2019

Mexican president's first 'El Grito' kicks off Independence Day celebrations President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador performs the ceremonial duty of 'El Grito' or 'the shout' to mark the start of Independence...
17:28, 09/16/2019

Cyclist dies after 'swooping magpie' attacks, runs him off road, police say The unidentified 76-year-old man was cycling in a park in New South Wales when a witness saw him careen into a fence as he tried to avoid the bird. ...
17:28, 09/16/2019

Several dead in Colombia plane crash A small plane crashes in southwestern Colombia.It was headed from Popayan to Lopez de Micay when it crashed at 2:11 pm      ...
17:28, 09/16/2019

Rare footage shows seldom-seen beaver behavior It looks like these two tussling animals need to BEAV-have! Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
17:28, 09/16/2019

Hong Kong protests are smaller but uglier Dozens of people were injured Sunday in another night of violence in Hong Kong, as the city marked its fifteenth consecutive weekend of anti-governme...
17:00, 09/16/2019

'Avengers' star shoots down Boris Johnson's Hulk comparison with Brexit Britain Mark Ruffalo, the actor who plays the anger-prone Hulk in the "Avengers" movie franchise, has struck out at UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson for sugge...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Still No Viable Brexit Proposals From UK, European Union Says After Talks Britain has still not proposed any workable alternatives to the Northern Ireland "backstop" provisions of its Brexit withdrawal agreement, the EU sai...
15:56, 09/16/2019

| SEE | 100 days later: How Hong Kong activists sustain protests with creativity With Hong Kong shaken by 100 days of huge pro-democracy protests, activists have adopted a host of creative ways to fuel their movement away from the...
15:28, 09/16/2019

Edward Snowden calls on Macron to grant him asylum Edward Snowden, the US whistleblower who leaked classified documents detailing government surveillance programmes, is calling on France to grant him ...
15:00, 09/16/2019

Iran Rules Out Meeting Between Trump and Rouhani Iran’s Foreign Ministry dismissed the possibility of a meeting between President Hassan Rouhani and President Trump during the United Nations General...
15:00, 09/16/2019

Boris Johnson and Jean-Claude Juncker Hold Crucial Brexit Talks Mr. Juncker, the head of the European Commission, called Brexit a “continental tragedy,” while Mr. Johnson compared Britain to the Hulk, a big, green...
15:00, 09/16/2019

Oil Prices Soar Over 10% After Drone Attacks In Saudi Cut Output By Half Oil prices surged more than 10 percent Monday after attacks on two Saudi Arabian plants that slashed output in the world's top producer by half, with...
14:14, 09/16/2019

''No Condition'' Talks With Iran Fake News, Says Donald Trump Defying the statements of his top officials, US President Donald Trump on Sunday stated that the reports of him being ready to talk to Iran without c...
14:14, 09/16/2019

War With India A Possibility, Imran Khan "Absolutely" Believes Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said there was no question of talking to New Delhi after it revoked the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, and r...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Kim Jong Un Invited Donald Trump To North Korea In New Letter: Report North Korean leader Kim Jong Un invited US President Donald Trump to visit Pyongyang in a letter sent in August, a South Korean newspaper reported on...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Australia Says China Behind Cyber Attack On Parliament: Report Australian intelligence determined China was responsible for a cyber-attack on its national parliament and three largest political parties before the...
14:14, 09/16/2019

"Kid At War": Lilly, Asia's Greta Thunberg, On Mission To Clean Thailand Skipping school to glide through a dirty Bangkok canal on a paddleboard, Lilly fishes out rubbish in her mission to clean up Thailand, where the aver...
14:14, 09/16/2019

In Ethiopia, Beat-Up Volkswagen Beetles Get 21st-Century Upgrade There is a growing number of young Ethiopian drivers giving the Beetle -- which has long occupied a hallowed position in the nation's car culture -- ...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Around 80,000 Houses Still Without Power A Week After Japan Typhoon Almost 80,000 homes are still without power a week after a powerful typhoon battered eastern Japan, authorities said Monday, with sustained heavy rai...
14:14, 09/16/2019

US Firm Purdue Pharma Files For Bankruptcy To Settle Opioid Lawsuits Purdue Pharma has filed for bankruptcy in a settlement agreement that it hopes will provide more than $10 billion to address the opioid crisis, the c...
14:14, 09/16/2019

No Plans For Hassan Rouhani, Donald Trump Meet On UN Sidelines: Iran Iran has not made any plans for President Hassan Rouhani to meet his US counterpart Donald Trump on the sidelines of the upcoming UN General Assembly...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Saudi Aramco Plants May Be Targeted Again "Any Moment": Report Yemen's Houthi movement said on Monday that Saudi Aramco's oil processing plants were still a target and could be attacked at "any moment", warning f...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Irresponsible To Place Blame For Saudi Drone Attacks Without Facts: China Saudi Oil Attack: China's Foreign Ministry said on Monday it was irresponsible to blame anyone for the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities withou...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Five Killed In Mexico Bar Hours Before Independence Day Event Five people were shot dead in a bar in the home state of Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador a few hours before he was due to lead his firs...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Iran Says Ready To Work For Yemen Peace With UN And Other Countries Iran is ready to cooperate with the United Nations and countries seeking peace and stability in Yemen and the region, an Iranian government spokesman...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Its Lifeblood Attacked, What Are Saudi Arabia's Options Now? A predawn attack on the heart of Saudi Arabia's energy industry knocked out half of the country's oil production and raised the prospect of retaliati...
14:14, 09/16/2019

PM Modi Meets New Jersey Governor, Assures Cooperation With Indian States Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met New Jersey Governor Philip D Murphy and assured him of government's support as the US state seeks to pursu...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Hong Kong Reopens After Weekend Of Clashes, Anti-Government Protests Hong Kong's businesses and metro stations reopened as usual on Monday after a chaotic Sunday when police fired water cannon, tear gas and rubber bull...
14:14, 09/16/2019

More Than 100 Sheep Swept Away As River Overflows In Norway Heavy rainfall in Norway has caused rivers to overflow their banks, with a waterway in the west of the country sweeping away more than 100 sheep, pol...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Insurance companies offer policies for African swine fever A handful of insurance companies in the United States and around the world are offering policies to cover the massive losses hog farmers may incur if...
14:14, 09/16/2019

South Korea: North Korea-United States to resume talks soon South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that North Korea and the United States will soon restart working-level talks and that his government w...
14:14, 09/16/2019

12 dead, 26 rescued after boat capsizes in India Authorities continued to search the waters of India's Godavari River Monday for missing people after a tourist boat carrying at least 60 people capsi...
14:14, 09/16/2019

British PM Johnson meets EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg over Brexit progress British Prime Minister Boris Johnson met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg Monday, after both sides disputed how m...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Oil prices see historic surge after drone attacks on Saudi facilities Weekend drone strikes on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure has effectively wiped out about 5 percent of the global daily production, sending oil pric...
14:14, 09/16/2019

Why the 'Great Wave' has mystified art lovers for generations A massive wave threatens to engulf three fishing boats, its foam crown extending like claws, menacing the rowers below. It's an epic scene of human s...
13:42, 09/16/2019

Satellite images show targets hit in oil attack, US says President Donald Trump tweeted that the US has "reason to believe" that the United States knows who is responsible for an attack on a Saudi Arabian o...
13:42, 09/16/2019

| US 'locked and loaded' after Saudi attacks as oil prices surge US President Donald Trump has said the US is "locked and loaded" to respond to attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure that Washington blamed on Iran, wh...
12:56, 09/16/2019

| Johnson the Brexit 'Hulk' finally meets EU's Juncker Six weeks after he took office and six weeks before he is due to lead Britain out of the European Union, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to meet Jean...
12:56, 09/16/2019

Australia kept secret a China hack on its parliament to protect trade, report shows The report, which also included input from the Department of Foreign Affairs, recommended keeping the findings secret to avoid disrupting trade relat...
12:56, 09/16/2019

It's 'very difficult' for China's economy to maintain 6% growth, says Premier Li Keqiang Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said it would be "very difficult" for China's economy to grow at a rate of 6% or more because of the high base from w...
12:56, 09/16/2019

China's moves to tackle swine fever are 'ineffective' — it may cause inflation to spike above target China's efforts to halt the spread of swine fever among its pig population are "ineffective," according to Capital Economics. That's set to...
12:56, 09/16/2019

Gold rises more than 1% on global turmoil — but silver surges more Saudi Arabia on Saturday shut down half its oil production after a series of drone strikes hit the world's largest oil processing facility in an...
12:56, 09/16/2019

Grab says its food business could push the company to profitability Grab's food business started in 2016, but it expanded broadly across Southeast Asia last year after the start-up acquired Uber's regional o...
12:56, 09/16/2019

Boris Johnson in Luxembourg for crunch Brexit talks with EU chief Juncker British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will meet with the European Union's top executive for a set of lunchtime talks that both critics and allies...
12:56, 09/16/2019

Trump knows trade wars aren't the best approach to international relations, Finland's PM says Both Washington and Beijing are aware that a trade conflict is not the best approach to international politics despite continued retaliatory tariffs ...
12:56, 09/16/2019

S. Korean opposition leader shaves head to protest minister The leader of South Korea’s biggest opposition party is the latest politician to shave heads to protest President Moon Jae-in’s appointment of a poli...
11:42, 09/16/2019

What Chinese Students Abroad Really Think About Hong Kong’s Protests While the battle lines seem clearly drawn, views are often less absolute and loyalties not so predictable. On Australian campuses, this uncertainty i...
11:14, 09/16/2019

In 1967, Hong Kong’s Protesters Were Communist Sympathizers When deadly riots rocked the city more than half a century ago, the Chinese Communist Party — which denounces today’s unrest — was quietly supporting...
11:14, 09/16/2019

| Colombia plane crash | UK Lib Dems blame Cameron for Brexit: WATCH the top world news videos for today Colombia plane crash kills seven | Jo Swinson: David Cameron cannot be forgiven for calling Brexit referendum; here are the top world news videos for...
09:14, 09/16/2019

Criminals in Syria to have sentences cut under Assad amnesty Criminals in Syria, including those convicted of some of the most serious offences, will have their sentences cut as part of an amnesty by President ...
09:14, 09/16/2019

Rights Group Calls for the Release of Uighur Children Detained in Xinjiang A human rights group has called on the Chinese government to release an undetermined number of Uighur children being arbitrarily held in so-called &#...
09:14, 09/16/2019

Donald Trump: We know 'culprit' that crippled Saudis' oil production One day after 10 drone attacks knocked out half of Saudi Arabia's oil output, U.S. President Donald Trump said Sunday night they "believe that we kno...
08:42, 09/16/2019

Humberto becomes a hurricane The National Hurricane Center late Sunday announced that Tropical Storm Humberto gained strength while it moved away from the Bahamas and is now a hu...
08:14, 09/16/2019

Venezuela's Hugo Chávez Worked to Flood U.S. With Cocaine, U.S. Prosecutors Say Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez in the mid-2000s ordered his top lieutenants to work with Colombian Marxist guerrillas to flood the U.S. with cocain...
07:28, 09/16/2019

Tunisians Cast Votes for President Tunisians voted Sunday in their second free presidential election since the uprising that toppled an autocratic regime in 2011, consolidating the cou...
07:28, 09/16/2019

Netanyahu-Trump Alliance Tests Israel's Bond with U.S. Jews Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is looking to capitalize on his alliance with President Trump in an election on Tuesday, but the relationsh...
07:28, 09/16/2019

Storm reprieve: Tropical Storm Humberto steers clear of beleaguered Bahamas Residents and rescue workers breathe sigh of relief; Florida coast also appears to be in the clear from impacts of Tropical Storm Humberto.  &#...
06:42, 09/16/2019

Iran denies attacking Saudi oil sites but prepared for 'full-fledged war' Yemen's Iranian-backed Houthi rebels said they launched drones that struck the Saudi Arabian oil installations Saturday, disrupting crude oil ou...
06:42, 09/16/2019

Scope, precision of Saudi oil attacks show Iran to blame: U.S. officials The scope and precision of drone attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities show they were launched from a west-northwest direction rather than from Yem...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Algeria to hold presidential election this year: interim president Algeria will hold a presidential election on Dec. 12, interim President Abdelkader Bensalah said in a televised speech on Sunday, despite demands by ...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Tunisian political newcomers say they are leading presidential vote Two political outsiders said they believed they had advanced to the second round of Tunisia's presidential election on Sunday, citing exit polls, tho...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Abu Dhabi crown prince condemns Saudi oil attack: SPA Abu Dhabi's crown prince called Saudi Arabia's crown prince on Sunday to condemn an attack on Saudi oil facilities a day earlier that has threatened ...
06:14, 09/16/2019

EU businesses warn no-deal Brexit would be disaster Britain's exit from the European Union without a divorce agreement would be a disaster and must be ruled out, Europe's biggest business organization ...
06:14, 09/16/2019

UK PM Johnson: Progress in next few days key to Brexit deal chances British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday the next few days would be key to his chances of securing a Brexit deal, and that an agreement wi...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Trump authorizes release of U.S. oil reserves if needed because of Saudi attacks U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he authorized the release of oil from the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) if needed in a quantity t...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Colombia plane crash kills seven: authorities A small plane crashed near the southwestern Colombian city of Popayan on Sunday, killing seven of the nine passengers aboard, the city's mayor and th...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Exclusive: Australia concluded China was behind hack on parliament, political parties – sources    Australian intelligence determined China was responsible for a cyber-attack on its national parliament and three largest political parties before the...
06:14, 09/16/2019

OAS peace mission to Nicaragua says denied entry by Ortega government A commission from the Organization of American States seeking to help broker an end to a political crisis in Nicaragua said on Sunday the government ...
06:14, 09/16/2019

U.S. 'locked and loaded' after attacks on Saudi Arabia: Trump The United States believes it knows who was behind the attacks on Saudi oil facilities and is "locked and loaded," but is waiting for verification an...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Trump says 'incorrect' he is willing to meet Iran with 'no conditions' U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday appeared to play down the chances that he might be willing to meet with Iranian officials, saying reports that ...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Mexico targets former attorney general in probe of missing students case Mexican prosecutors will target a former attorney general and his top aides in their investigation into the handling of a controversial probe into th...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Mexico amnesty law eyes reprieve for minor drug offenses, abortions Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has sent a draft law to Congress that aims to grant amnesty to people serving jail time for lesser offe...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Venezuela's opposition says Norway-mediated dialogue with Maduro 'is finished' Venezuela's opposition said on Sunday a dialogue mediated by Norway's Foreign Ministry to try to resolve the country's political crisis had ended, si...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Trump says U.S. 'locked and loaded' for potential response to Saudi oil attack U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that the United States was "locked and loaded" for a potential response to the attack on Saudi Arabia's oi...
06:14, 09/16/2019

North Korea leader Kim invited Trump to Pyongyang in new letter: report North Korean leader Kim Jong Un invited U.S. President Donald Trump to visit Pyongyang in a letter sent in August, a South Korean newspaper reported ...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Hong Kong reopens after violent weekend of clashes and protests Hong Kong's businesses and underground rail stations re-opened as usual on Monday morning, after a chaotic Sunday that saw police fire water cannon,...
06:14, 09/16/2019

Violence Flares as Protesters Defy a Police Ban to March Through Hong Kong’s Streets Protesters in Hong Kong once again defied a police ban Sunday to march through the territory’s downtown districts in their push for greater pol...
04:00, 09/16/2019

‘The Madder Hulk Gets, the Stronger Hulk Gets.’ British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Compares Himself to the Incredible Hulk (LONDON) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has compared himself to the Incredible Hulk in a newspaper interview emphasizing his determinat...
04:00, 09/16/2019

Trump Says the U.S. Is ‘Locked and Loaded’ for a Response to the Saudi Oil Attack DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A weekend drone attack on Saudi Arabia that cut into global energy supplies and halved the kingdom’s o...
04:00, 09/16/2019

'Deplorable' graffiti found at European Union's Israel mission sparks condemnation The European Union’s diplomatic mission in Israel reportedly was vandalized Sunday with the words, “German money kills Jews,” and “EU get out,” spark...
02:42, 09/16/2019

Moroccan Journalist on Trial for an Abortion She Says She Never Had The arrests of a young reporter and her fiancé have set off outrage in Morocco, where they are seen by many as an example of the government persecuti...
02:14, 09/16/2019

In a Troubled Arab World, Tunisia Struggles to Build Its Democracy Its economy is lagging and there are threats to its security, but Tunisia still managed to hold a free presidential election. That makes it a regiona...
02:14, 09/16/2019

Trump authorizes release of oil from strategic petroleum reserve after Saudi attacks Trump said oil would be released if needed to keep the market well supplied and he would expedite the approval of pipelines in Texas and other states...
00:56, 09/16/2019

A Hard Lesson for Migrants Who Give Up: There May Be No Welcome Mat Back Home An estimated one in four people who migrate in search of opportunity return to their country of birth, by choice or otherwise. For many, it’s a rocky...
00:28, 09/16/2019

David Cameron Says Boris Johnson ‘Didn’t Believe’ in Brexit After three years of relative silence, the former prime minister apologized for the outcome of the Brexit referendum but said he did not regret letti...
00:28, 09/16/2019

Boris Johnson Likens Britain To Hulk, Promises Brexit On October 31 Prime Minister Boris Johnson insisted Sunday that "huge" progress was being made in Brexit talks and declared Britain would break out of the European...
23:56, 09/15/2019

Scores Of Tigers Rescued From Infamous Thai Temple Have Died: Report More than half of the tigers that Thai authorities confiscated in 2016 from an infamous Tiger Temple tourist attraction have died from a viral diseas...
23:56, 09/15/2019

Trump Backs Supreme Court Judge Amid New Sex Harassment Allegation US President Donald Trump mounted an angry defense of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday as the controversial judge faced calls for an i...
23:56, 09/15/2019

New York To Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes Amid Lung Disease Alarm, Deaths New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced a ban on all flavored e-cigarettes besides tobacco and menthol in response to a recent nationwide ...
23:56, 09/15/2019

Courts free more suspects in case of disappeared students A Mexican official says courts have freed another 24 people who’d been implicated in the disappearance of 43 students — a case that created outrage a...
23:00, 09/15/2019

Tunisia, the Arab Spring’s sole democracy, chooses a new president With no clear frontrunner among 26 candidates, the election could reshape the nation’s political landscape. No candidate was expected to gain the maj...
23:00, 09/15/2019

Damage from Iran-linked drone attack on Saudi oil facility captured in satellite images Saudi oil sites attacked on Saturday -- in a drone assault linked to Iran -- were seen to have sustained damage after satellite images released Sunda...
22:42, 09/15/2019

| At least 11 dead in Rio hospital blaze At least 11 people have died after a fire erupted at a hospital in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, forcing medical staff and desperate relative...
21:14, 09/15/2019

| Former UK PM Cameron slams Johnson over Brexit Former British prime minister David Cameron launched a blistering attack on the UK's current leader Boris Johnson in extracts of his memoirs publishe...
21:14, 09/15/2019

| Saudi Arabia halts production at oil plants attacked by Yemeni rebels Saudi Arabia has temporarily halted production at two Aramco oil facilities that were attacked by Yemeni rebels, interrupting about half of the compa...
21:14, 09/15/2019

'Blaming Iran won't end disaster' leader says after attacks on two Saudi oil plants Iran's foreign minister on Sunday refuted allegations by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo his nation was involved in drone attacks that knocked ou...
21:14, 09/15/2019

Report: EU officials dismiss Boris Johnson's optimism on Brexit talks European Union officials on Sunday dismissed British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's statements that negotiations for Britain to leave the bloc have p...
21:14, 09/15/2019

Humberto to become hurricane but stay away from U.S. coast Since Humberto formed so far to the east, impact on the Bahamas and the United States will be minuscule when compared with that of Dorian as it is fo...
21:14, 09/15/2019

Defying ban, protesters march in Hong Kong, clash with police Defying a police ban on a scheduled march and rally Sunday, tens of thousands of Hong Kong protesters took to the streets for the 15th straight weeke...
21:14, 09/15/2019

Tropical Storm Humberto forecast to become hurricane, bring dangerous rip currents as it may impact Bermuda The eighth-named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season is gathering strength Sunday, bringing gusting winds through portions of the devastated north...
20:28, 09/15/2019

Violence flares after Hong Kong protesters defy police ban Police have fired water cannons and tear gas at protesters who lobbed Molotov cocktails outside the Hong Kong government office complex, as violence ...
19:28, 09/15/2019

A look at the corruption scandals facing Israel’s Netanyahu Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is seeking to hold on to power in the historic repeat election as the shadow of various corruption charges ...
19:28, 09/15/2019

Europe regains Solheim Cup, beats US 14 1/2-13 1/2 Europe has reclaimed the Solheim Cup by beating the United States 14 ½-13 ½, with Suzann Pettersen holing the clinching putt on No. 18 in the last si...
19:28, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong protesters confront tear gas with petrol bombs in 15th weekend of protests The unrest shows no signs of abating despite an intensifying police crackdown, limited concessions from the government and the sheer exhaustion of ma...
19:28, 09/15/2019

U.S. Targets North Korean Hacking as National-Security Threat New U.S. sanctions against North Korean hackers and revelations about North Korean malware show how Pyongyang’s cyber operations have become a crucia...
19:28, 09/15/2019

U.S. Prosecutors Link Chávez to Drug Trafficking Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez in the mid-2000s ordered his top lieutenants to work with Colombian Marxist guerrillas to flood the U.S. with cocain...
19:28, 09/15/2019

Israeli Leader Pins Election Bid on Security Record Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is staking his political survival in Tuesday’s election on his record in protecting Israel, as he faces a challenge...
19:28, 09/15/2019

Iran Rejects U.S. Accusations Over Saudi Oil Attacks Iran denied American accusations that it was behind Saturday’s strikes on Saudi oil facilities, as the kingdom rushed to contain the fallout from att...
19:28, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong police deploy water cannons amid clashes with protesters in 15th consecutive weekend of unrest The streets of downtown Hong Kong turned into the site of clashes between protesters and police on Sunday as the political turmoil continues in the g...
17:56, 09/15/2019

At least 44 bodies stuffed in over 100 bags discovered buried in well in Mexico Authorities in Mexico have identified at least 44 bodies that were discovered among over 100 black bags that were found earlier this month buried in ...
17:56, 09/15/2019

Boris Johnson compares Britain to the Incredible Hulk amidst Brexit battle Using a comic book analogy, Prime Minister Boris Johnson compared Britain to the big green superhero, The Incredible Hulk, when discussing his effort...
17:56, 09/15/2019

Defiant Iran blasts Pompeo’s Saudi-attack accusations as ‘blind and futile comments’ An Iranian official responded Sunday after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pointed at the nation’s government in Tehran following Saturday’s dron...
15:28, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas At Protesters Armed With Petrol Bombs Hong Kong police fired water cannon and volleys of tear gas to break up protesters throwing petrol bombs near the Legislative Council building and in...
15:00, 09/15/2019

Britain Will 'Hulk Out', Exit European Union Fighting: Boris Johnson Prime Minister Boris Johnson insisted Sunday that "huge" progress was being made in Brexit talks and declared Britain would break out of the European...
15:00, 09/15/2019

Iran reacts to Pompeo's claim of blame for Saudi attack Houthi rebels in Yemen are claiming responsibility for the drone strikes on the world's largest oil plant in Saudi Arabia. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh has...
15:00, 09/15/2019

Political Crisis Deepens in Hong Kong as Protesters Retake Streets The political turmoil showed no signs of abating as tens of thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators marched through the streets in defiance of a pol...
14:42, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong Protesters Hurl Gasoline Bombs at Government Offices A day that began with a peaceful, if unauthorized, march by tens of thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators quickly descended into pitched street ba...
13:28, 09/15/2019

Iran Rejects U.S. Accusation It Is Behind Saudi Attacks Houthi rebels in Yemen said they carried out drone strikes on Saudi oil facilities. An Iranian official dismissed allegations of Tehran’s involvement...
13:28, 09/15/2019

Days After US Doctor Dies, Over 2,000 Fetal Remains Found On His Property More than 2,200 preserved fetal remains have been found on the Illinois property of a recently deceased doctor who performed abortions, the Will Coun...
11:43, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong Protesters Sing UK National Anthem In Plea To Britain Hundreds of Hong Kong protesters singing "God Save the Queen" and waving Union Jack flags rallied outside the British Consulate on Sunday demanding t...
11:43, 09/15/2019

After Attacks, Saudi Full Oil Supply May Take Weeks To Resume: Report Saudi Arabia's return to its full oil supply capacity after Saturday's attacks on Aramco oil plants could take "weeks not days", a source close to th...
11:43, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong Protesters March Again, Defying the Police The procession, while not as vast as other marches this summer, showed the staying power of a movement that has produced 15 straight weekends of unre...
11:14, 09/15/2019

As Bahamians search for missing, Tropical Storm approaches The Bahamas, still digging out from the ravages of Hurricane Dorian, is bracing for Tropical Storm Humberto that forecasters expect to become a hurri...
10:28, 09/15/2019

Loo on the loose! Burglars steal 18-karat golden toilet on display at UK palace Burglars stole an 18-karat gold working toilet Saturday at Britain's Blenheim Palace, the birthplace and ancestral home of Winston Churchill &#...
10:28, 09/15/2019

Trump confirms death of Osama bin Laden's son in counterterrorism operation President Donald Trump announced Hamza bin Laden's death in a statement Saturday that did not provide details about how or when he was killed. ...
10:28, 09/15/2019

Burglars steal 18-karat golden toilet on display at UK palace The theft caused significant damage and flooding because the toilet was connected to the palace plumbing system, police said.    ...
10:28, 09/15/2019

Drone attack by Yemeni rebels sets off fires at major Saudi Arabian oil facilities President Donald Trump discussed the oil facility attack with Saudi Crown Prince bin Salman after Yemen's Houthi rebels take credit   ...
10:28, 09/15/2019

Trapped, alone and 'desperate to come home.' American siblings barred from leaving China The State Department has warned Americans about China’s growing use of exit bans, sometimes used to keep Americans in China for years.  &...
10:28, 09/15/2019

President Trump to host Otto Warmbier's parents for dinner at the White House Otto Warmbier died after being imprisoned in North Korea. Fred and Cincy Warmbier have crusaded against Kim Jong Un's regime since their son&apo...
10:28, 09/15/2019

Vandals spray paint swastika, deface graves of fallen WWII soldiers in Netherlands A World War II cemetery that is the resting place for hundreds of British and Commonwealth soldiers in the Netherlands was the target of vandals who ...
09:56, 09/15/2019

Trump says he and Netanyahu discussed possible US-Israeli defense treaty President Trump said he spoke Saturday to Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about the possibility of a “mutual defense treaty” between the two...
09:56, 09/15/2019

Humberto dumps more rain on Dorian-battered Bahamas Tropical Storm Humberto moved away from the Bahamas on Saturday after dumping rain on parts of the archipelago's northwest region that were already h...
09:56, 09/15/2019

Taliban Negotiators Meet With Russian Officials After Trump Ends Talks Taliban representatives have held talks with Russian officials in an apparent effort to restart discussions with the U.S., days after President Trump...
09:00, 09/15/2019

Syrians Adopt Precautions From Home to Evade Arrest in Turkey Every evening when Muhammad Hamdoun gets off work in Istanbul, he scans the street for police who might identify him as a Syrian refugee and deport h...
09:00, 09/15/2019

U.S. Blames Iran for Attack on Saudi Oil Facilities U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blamed Iran for coordinated strikes on the heart of Saudi Arabia’s oil industry, saying they marked an unpreceden...
09:00, 09/15/2019

Yemen's Houthi rebels launch drones on 2 big Saudi oil sites Drone attacks targeted a major Saudi Aramco processing facility and oilfield in eastern Saudi Arabia Saturday, the Interior Ministry said, sparking a...
07:42, 09/15/2019

Osama bin Laden's son Hamza was killed in a US counterterrorism operation, Trump says U.S. officials learned that Hamza bin Laden was dead in July. He was killed sometime during the first two years of Trump's presidency, but detai...
07:42, 09/15/2019

Trump says he discussed a mutual defense treaty with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Trump's call comes only three days before Israel's election. Netanyahu faces a tough re-election bid after a more than 13-year tenure as Is...
07:42, 09/15/2019

Ex-UK PM David Cameron Has No Regrets About Launching Brexit Referendrum Former British prime minister David Cameron said Friday he had no regrets about launching the Brexit referendum but accused current PM Boris Johnson ...
06:56, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong Activist Seeks Donald Trump's Support For Democracy Movement Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong urged US President Donald Trump on Friday to include a "human rights clause" in any trade agreement with China, and so...
06:56, 09/15/2019

US Asks Boeing Top Boss To Allow Employee Interviews On 737 MAX Crashes Congress on Thursday asked Boeing Co's chief executive to make several employees available for interviews as part of a congressional probe into the d...
06:56, 09/15/2019

In Setback For Boris Johnson, MP From His Party Joins Liberal Democrats British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered a fresh blow on Saturday after another member of his governing Conservatives defected to an opposition ...
06:56, 09/15/2019

Trump Condemns Drone Attacks On Saudi Arabia's Aramco Oil Plants US President Donald Trump on Saturday condemned drone attacks at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities that reportedly disrupted production and marked a ne...
06:56, 09/15/2019

Saudi Arabia Stops Production At Oil Plants Hit By Drone Attacks Saudi Arabia has temporarily halted production at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities that were attacked by Yemeni rebels, interrupting about half of the...
06:56, 09/15/2019

In UK PM Boris Johnson's Brexit Plans, An Incredible Hulk Analogy Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Saturday he was making a "huge amount of progress" towards a Brexit deal with the EU, in an interview in which he c...
06:56, 09/15/2019

More Than Half Of Saudi Oil Output Hit After Attacks On Aramco Plants Explosions and towering fireballs struck the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil empire on Saturday in an apparent wave of drone attacks claimed by Yemen's H...
06:56, 09/15/2019

Cleanup resumes in Bahamas as Humberto swirls away Weather forecasters said Humberto would likely become a hurricane by ?Sunday night?, but would remain far away from the Bahamas and the U.S. coast by...
06:28, 09/15/2019

Is Trump’s America Tougher on Asylum than Other Western Countries? President Trump’s plan to bar migrants from seeking asylum in the United States is similar to a scheme employed by Australia since 2012. Europe tried...
06:01, 09/15/2019

Ex-PM David Cameron ‘sorry’ for creating Brexit divisions The British prime minister who called the 2016 Brexit referendum and then saw the public vote to leave the European Union, creating the nation’s prol...
06:00, 09/15/2019

Afghan government says elections first, peace deal after An Afghan official says that the priority for his government is to hold national elections in Afghanistan later this month — rather than reach a peac...
06:00, 09/15/2019

Still reeling from Dorian, Bahamas hit by tropical storm Tropical Storm Humberto moved away from the Bahamas on Saturday after dumping rain on parts of the archipelago’s northwest region that were already h...
06:00, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong protesters call on former ruler Britain to pressure China Hong Kong protesters are expected to rally outside the British Consulate on Sunday demanding that the former colonial power ensures China honors its ...
04:00, 09/15/2019

U.S. blames Iran for Saudi attacks, 'pretend' diplomacy U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday accused Iran of leading attacks on Saudi oil plants that have cut the kingdom's output roughly in hal...
04:00, 09/15/2019

President Trump Offers Support for Saudi Self-Defense in Call With Prince Mohammed Bin Salman President Donald Trump offered U.S. support for Saudi Arabia’s self-defense in a call on Saturday with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, ...
02:28, 09/15/2019

Saudi Arabia cuts oil output after Houthi drone attack; Pompeo blames Iran Saudi Arabia cut its oil output in half Saturday after Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed responsibility for a drone attack on two oil facilities in easte...
02:00, 09/15/2019

Saudi energy minister says attacks partially halted Aramco production Saudi Arabian energy minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said on Sunday that attacks on the kingdom's oil facilities have partially halted crude and...
01:42, 09/15/2019

After U.S. court ruling, Honduran newlyweds among migrants clinging to asylum dream Led by a dream of marrying on U.S. soil, a young Honduran couple traveled thousands of miles from their home in the port city of La Ceiba, narrowly e...
01:42, 09/15/2019

UK's Johnson, likening himself to Incredible Hulk, vows Oct. 31 Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson likened himself to the unruly comic book character The Incredible Hulk late on Saturday in a newspaper interview...
01:42, 09/15/2019

U.S. stands ready to tap emergency oil reserve after Saudi attacks: DOE The Trump administration is prepared to tap U.S. emergency oil reserves if necessary after drone attacks shut oil output in Saudi Arabia, the world's...
01:42, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong seeks U.S. support for protests Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong said on Saturday he was seeking the support of U.S. lawmakers for the demands of his fellow protesters w...
01:42, 09/15/2019

Attacks on Saudi oil facilities knock out half the kingdom's supply Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group said it attacked two plants at the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry on Saturday, knocking out more than half th...
01:42, 09/15/2019

| Trump confirms death of al-Qaeda heir Hamza bin Laden US President Donald Trump has confirmed that Hamza bin Laden, the son and designated heir of Al-Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden, was killed in a counte...
23:42, 09/14/2019

Houthi rebels claim drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities Yemen's Houthi rebels are claiming responsibility for an overnight drone attack against Saudi Arabia's oil facilities. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports on t...
23:42, 09/14/2019

West African leaders pledge $1 billion to fight Islamist threat West African leaders have pledged $1 billion to combat the spiraling threat of Islamist militancy in the region, the head of the regional ECOWAS bloc...
23:14, 09/14/2019

United States blames Iran for Saudi attacks, 'pretend' diplomacy U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday accused Iran of leading an attack on Saudi oil plants that has impacted half the kingdom's output, as...
23:14, 09/14/2019

Arab coalition says it will counter threats to Saudi assets, oil supplies A Saudi-led coalition battling Yemen's Houthi group said it was investigating drone attacks against Saudi oil plants on Saturday that were claimed by...
22:56, 09/14/2019

IEA says oil markets 'well supplied' after attack in Saudi Arabia The International Energy Agency said on Saturday it is closely monitoring the situation in Saudi Arabia following drone attacks on oil production fac...
22:56, 09/14/2019

Egypt's Sisi rebuffs videos alleging corruption Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Saturday allegations of corruption within the army and government were "lies and slander", in his fir...
22:56, 09/14/2019

Trump tells Saudi leader U.S. ready to help protect Saudi security: SPA U.S. President Donald Trump told Saudi Arabia's crown prince that Washington was ready to cooperate with the kingdom to protect its security, followi...
22:56, 09/14/2019

Hong Kong activist seeks U.S. support for pro-democracy protests Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong said on Saturday he was seeking the support of U.S. lawmakers for the demands of his fellow protesters w...
22:56, 09/14/2019

Climate protesters tell carmakers 'the party is over' Thousands of protesters marched in front of Frankfurt's IAA car show on Saturday to demand a swift end to combustion engines and a shift to environme...
22:56, 09/14/2019

Snowden says he hopes France will grant him asylum Former U.S spy agency contractor Edward Snowden hopes France will grant him asylum, according to a France Inter radio interview to be broadcast on Mo...
22:56, 09/14/2019

U.S. says committed to well-supplied oil markets after attack on Saudi plants The White House said on Saturday that the United States was committed to keeping oil markets well-supplied in the wake of an attack on Saudi Arabian ...
22:56, 09/14/2019

Former Conservative minister Gyimah joins Liberal Democrats over Brexit Former Conservative minister Sam Gyimah has joined the pro-European Union Liberal Democrat party, barely a week after being expelled from the Conserv...
22:56, 09/14/2019

Pompeo blames Iran for Saudi attacks, 'pretend' diplomacy U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday accused Iran of attacking Saudi oil plants, as he ruled out Yemeni involvement and said Tehran was en...
22:56, 09/14/2019

Houthi drones attack Saudi oil heartland, sources say crude flows hit Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group on Saturday attacked two plants at the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry, including the world's biggest petroleu...
22:56, 09/14/2019

Instant View: Reactions to attack on Saudi oil facilities Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group on Saturday attacked two plants at the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry in a strike that could impact about 5 m...
22:56, 09/14/2019

Tropical Storm Humberto lashes Bahamas, U.N. chief views devastation from Dorian Tropical Storm Humberto lashed already devastated parts of the Bahamas with heavy rain and strong winds before crawling northwest on Saturday, and fo...
22:56, 09/14/2019

Yemen’s Houthi Rebels Launch Drone Strikes on Saudi Arabia Oil Sites (DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — Yemen’s Houthi rebels launched drone attacks on the world’s largest oil processing facility in Saud...
21:42, 09/14/2019

President Trump Schedules Dinner With Otto Warmbier’s Parents (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump planned to have dinner Saturday with the parents of an American college student who died in 2017 shortly ...
21:42, 09/14/2019

British-Australian woman held in Iran named A British-Australian woman being held in an Iranian jail has been named as a Melbourne academic who published books on the 2011 Arab uprisings and au...
20:14, 09/14/2019

Stadium 'only a quarter full' for Mugabe's state funeral African leaders are paying their respects to Zimbabwe's founder Robert Mugabe at his state funeral, while many ordinary people are opting to stay awa...
20:14, 09/14/2019

Golden Toilet Stolen From the U.K.’s Blenheim Palace, Birthplace of Winston Churchill Burglars stole an expensive piece of art — a solid gold toilet— from Blenheim Palace in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, in the United Kingdom, Th...
19:56, 09/14/2019

Storm-weary regions on alert again as Tropical Storm Humberto gains strength Residents and officials along the southeastern coast of the United States are once again on alert for a brewing tropical system in the Atlantic, just...
19:00, 09/14/2019

Saudi Arabia cuts oil output after Houthi drone attack Saudi Arabia has cut its oil output in half after Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed responsibility for a drone attack on two oil facilities in eastern Sa...
19:00, 09/14/2019

Congo police detain ex-health minister in Ebola funds probe Police in Congo have detained the former minister of health amid an investigation into the use of Ebola funds as confirmed Ebola deaths rose to near ...
19:00, 09/14/2019

France’s Macron tries the common touch to win back support As French President Emmanuel Macron shines on the international scene, at home he is facing an arduous path to try to win back the hearts of the Fren...
19:00, 09/14/2019

Yemen rebels claim drone attack on major Saudi oil facilities The attacks, and the Houthi claim of responsibility, added to hair-trigger tensions in the Persian Gulf amid a worsening standoff between Iran, its n...
19:00, 09/14/2019

A Russian forest symbolized Stalin’s brutality. Now some say the Finns should share the blame. Russian authorities hope to prove that, among Joseph Stalin’s victims in Sandarmokh, Soviet soldiers taken captive and shot by the Finnish army durin...
19:00, 09/14/2019

Congo police detain former health minister in Ebola probe A former Congolese health minister was taken into custody on Saturday over alleged mismanagement of funds for the country's response to the Ebola epi...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Germany warns against early troop withdrawal from Afghanistan A withdrawal of NATO forces from Afghanistan could see the country falling back under the strict Islamic rule of the Taliban, German Defence Minister...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Saudi Arabia's oil supply disrupted after drone attacks: sources Saudi Arabia's oil production and exports have been disrupted, said three sources familiar with the matter, after drone attacks on two Aramco plants ...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Two commanders allied to Libya's Haftar killed in strike near Tripoli Two commanders of the eastern Libyan forces trying to take the capital Tripoli from the internationally-recognised government were killed late on Fri...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Russia's first sea-borne nuclear power plant arrives to its base Russia's first-floating nuclear power plant has arrived to its permanent base near an isolated Russian town across the Bering Strait from Alaska, Rus...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Tropical Storm Humberto lashes Bahamas, seen becoming hurricane Tropical Storm Humberto lashed already devastated parts of the Bahamas with heavy rain and strong winds on Saturday, and forecasters said it was like...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Thieves steal $5 million gold toilet from Britain's Blenheim Palace Burglars have stolen a fully-functional 18-carat gold toilet from Britain's Blenheim Palace, where it had been installed as an art exhibit, police sa...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Brazil's Amazon chief Raoni tapped for 2020 Nobel Peace Prize nomination A group of Brazilian anthropologists and environmentalists has put forward Chief Raoni Metuktire of the Kayapó tribe as a candidate for the 2020 Nobe...
18:42, 09/14/2019

UK condemns Houthi drone attack on Saudi oil facilities Britain condemned a drone attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities on Saturday, and said that Yemen's Houthi rebel group should stop targeting Saudi ci...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Police face protesters in Nantes as 'yellow vest' marches resume Hundreds of demonstrators faced police in a tense stand-off in the French city of Nantes on Saturday as revived "yellow vest" protests against the go...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Tears and tributes as leaders, supporters bid farewell to Zimbabwe's Mugabe Zimbabwe's founder Robert Mugabe was honored as an icon, principled leader and African intellectual giant at a state funeral on Saturday, after a wee...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Trump floats possible defense treaty days ahead of Israeli elections U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he had spoken with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about a possible mutual defense treaty betw...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Houthi drones hit Saudi oil heartland, sources say crude flows disrupted Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group on Saturday attacked two plants at the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry, including the world's biggest petroleu...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Osama bin Laden's son Hamza killed in U.S. raid, Trump says Hamza bin Laden, a son of slain al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and himself a notable figure in the militant group, was killed in a U.S. counterterro...
18:42, 09/14/2019

Solid gold toilet worth $1M named 'America' stolen from Winston Churchill's birthplace Police are on the hunt for a solid gold working toilet valued at over $1 million that was stolen overnight on Saturday at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordsh...
18:42, 09/14/2019

"I Look Orange, It's The Lightbulb": Trump's Dig At Energy-Saving Policy While the Democratic presidential debate was underway on Thursday, President Donald Trump was behind a pulpit of his own, addressing House Republican...
18:14, 09/14/2019

3 Trainers Rubbed Hot Pepper On Show Dogs For Act. They Face Charges Now Three dog trainers are accused of animal cruelty for allegedly using cayenne pepper to get show dogs to perform a scene while shooting in Pennsylvani...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Kim Kardashian's Letter Of Support Gives Second Chance To Murder Convict Kim Kardashian-West, the reality TV and social media star turned criminal justice reform advocate, was touring the District of Columbia jail in July ...
18:14, 09/14/2019

"His Methods Are Trade Secret": Travel Agent Gamed Delta Of $1.75 Million Gennady Podolsky was heralded as a travel agent extraordinaire, known for getting his clients from point A to point B with more speed and ingenuity t...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Cats, Dolphins And One Smart Raven: The CIA's Secret Animal Spies In early 1974, Do Da was top in espionage class, on the way to becoming a high-flying CIA agent: he handled himself better in the rough, carried heav...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Photographer Who Shot Iconic Tiananmen Square 'Tank Man' Dies At 64 The photographer who snapped the defining image of China's Tiananmen Square crackdown -- a solitary man defiantly blocking the path of a column of ta...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Human Bodies Move Significantly Over A Year After Death, Scientist Says An Australian scientist has proved that human bodies move around significantly for more than a year after death, in findings that could have implicat...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Fire At Saudi Aramco Facility Amid Tensions Over Attacks On Tankers A fire that broke out before dawn at a Saudi Aramco facility in the eastern city of Abqaiq has been brought under control, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya TV ...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Drone Attacks On Saudi Arabia's Aramco Oil Plants Trigger Fires Saudi Aramco: Fires broke out at two facilities of Saudi Arabia's state-run oil producer Saudi Aramco after they were struck by drones early Saturday...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Hurricane-Hit Bahamas Now Faces Tropical Storm Humberto The devastated northern Bahama islands were facing a fresh tropical storm on Saturday, potentially complicating desperately needed relief efforts to ...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Afghan Taliban Sends Delegation Russia After Talks With US Collapse The Taliban have sent a delegation to Russia to discuss prospects for a withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan following the collapse of talks wi...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Yemeni Rebels Claim Drone Attacks On Saudi Arabia's Aramco Oil Plants Saudi Arabia's Aramco: Yemen's Iran-aligned Huthi rebels on Saturday claimed drone attacks on two Saudi oil facilities, according to the group's Al-M...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Zimbabwe Bids Farewell To Ex-President Robert Mugabe With State Funeral Zimbabwe gave former leader Robert Mugabe a state funeral on Saturday with African leaders paying tribute to a man lauded as a liberation hero but wh...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Russia's World-First Floating Nuclear Plant Arrives In Port Russia's world first floating nuclear power station on Saturday completed a 5,000-kilometre (3,100-mile) Arctic transfer to the country's far east, t...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Free Pick-And-Drop, Medical Service, Lunch For Kartapur Pilgrims: Report Kartarpur corridor talks: India and Pakistan agreed that the Indian citizens will be given a corridor card at the beginning of the yatra while their ...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Whistleblower Edward Snowden Says Would Like Asylum In France: Report Whistleblower Edward Snowden, living in Russia since leaking a trove of classified documents showing the scope of post-9/11 US government surveillanc...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Gold Toilet, Once Offered On Loan To Trump, Stolen From British Palace A gang of thieves on Saturday stole an 18-carat gold toilet from an art exhibition at Britain's Blenheim Palace, police said -- causing flooding to t...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Donald Trump Confirms Death Of Osama bin Laden's Son And Al-Qaeda Heir US President Donald Trump on Saturday confirmed that Hamza bin Laden, the son and designated heir of Al-Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden, was killed in ...
18:14, 09/14/2019

Congo Confirms Over 3,000 Ebola Cases and Nearly 2,000 Deaths (KINSHASA, Congo) — Congo’s National Ebola Response Committee says confirmed Ebola deaths in the east of the sprawling African nation are...
17:28, 09/14/2019

White House Confirms Key Al Qaida Figure Hamza Bin Laden Killed in U.S. Operation (WASHINGTON) — The White House says Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaida leader who had become an increasingly prominent figure in the...
17:28, 09/14/2019

Conflict Breaks Out in Hong Kong Mall Amid Counter Protests (HONG KONG) — Skirmishes broke out Saturday at a shopping mall in Hong Kong between supporters of the ongoing protests for democratic reforms i...
17:28, 09/14/2019

Former British Prime Minister Cameron ‘Sorry’ for Brexit Divisions (LONDON) — The British prime minister who called the Brexit referendum and then saw the public vote to leave the European Union says he is sorr...
17:28, 09/14/2019

Drone strikes target world's largest oil processing facility, Saudi oil field; attack claimed by Iranian-backed rebels The world's largest oil processing facility and a nearby oil field in Saudi Arabia were set ablaze early Saturday morning after reported drone attack...
16:28, 09/14/2019

Tropical Storm Humberto forms east of battered Bahamas A strengthening tropical storm has set its sights on the Dorian-battered Bahamas as it churns its way westward, brings with it sustained 40 mph winds...
16:28, 09/14/2019

| Tropical Storm Humberto targets hurricane-hit Bahamas The devastated northern Bahama islands were facing a fresh tropical storm, potentially complicating desperately needed relief efforts to the shattere...
15:56, 09/14/2019

| Mall brawls and street fights as Hong Kong polarisation deepens Fights have erupted in Hong Kong with political rivals trading blows in a mall and Beijing supporters using Chinese flags to assault opponents on a s...
15:56, 09/14/2019

Drone Strikes Spark Fires at Saudi Oil Facilities Drone strikes caused fires at two facilities of Saudi Arabia’s state oil company, marking the latest in a series of attacks on the country’s petroleu...
15:00, 09/14/2019

South Africa's deputy mines minister dies in car accident South Africa's Deputy Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy Bavelile Hlongwa has died in a car accident, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Saturda...
14:42, 09/14/2019

In push for race and religion, Malaysian opposition formalizes pact Malaysia's two oldest political parties signed a charter of formal cooperation on Saturday, presenting arguably the largest political platform for th...
14:42, 09/14/2019

Foreign leaders, supporters bid farewell to Zimbabwe's Mugabe Foreign leaders, supporters and ordinary citizens were attending the state funeral on Saturday of Zimbabwe's founder Robert Mugabe, after a week of d...
14:42, 09/14/2019

Turkey says OIC to convene after Netanyahu annexation plans The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will hold an extraordinary meeting on Sunday to discuss Israel's announcement of its intention to annex...
14:42, 09/14/2019

Hong Kong police break up scattered clashes between rival protesters Baton-wielding Hong Kong police moved in to break up scuffles on Saturday between pro-China protesters and those denouncing perceived Chinese meddlin...
14:42, 09/14/2019

In break with past, Rome lets charity ship head to Italian port Italy's new government allowed a French charity ship to bring ashore 82 migrants on Saturday in an apparent reversal of the uncompromising, closed-do...
14:42, 09/14/2019

U.S. envoy to Saudi Arabia condemns attacks on Aramco oil facilities The U.S. envoy to Saudi Arabia condemned as "unacceptable" drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities on Saturday which were claimed by Yemen's Iran-align...
14:42, 09/14/2019

Houthi drones hit two Aramco plants, Saudis say fires contained Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group on Saturday attacked two Saudi Aramco plants, including the world's biggest oil processing facility, sparking fires...
14:42, 09/14/2019

Spanish floods claim sixth victim A 41-year-old man was found dead in southeastern Spain on Saturday, the local government said, bringing to at least six the death toll inflicted over...
14:42, 09/14/2019

Saudi Arabia says fires at Aramco sites 'under control' after drone attacks Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais provinces on Saturday sparked fires that the state oil company brought under contro...
09:42, 09/14/2019

Australian jailed in Iran identified as Melbourne University academic A British-Australian woman jailed in Iran has been identified as Kylie Moore-Gilbert, a specialist in Middle East politics at the University of Melbo...
09:42, 09/14/2019

Afghan Taliban send team to Russia after U.S. talks collapse The Taliban have sent a delegation to Russia to discuss prospects for a withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan following the collapse of talks wi...
09:42, 09/14/2019

Turkey orders arrest of 223 military personnel over suspected Gulen links: state media Turkey has ordered the arrest of 223 serving military personnel across the country and in the breakaway state of Northern Cyprus over suspected links...
09:42, 09/14/2019

Hong Kong protesters clash in shopping mall scuffles Pro-Beijing protesters waved Chinese flags at a Hong Kong shopping mall on Saturday, some scuffling with anti-Hong Kong government demonstrators at t...
09:42, 09/14/2019

Malaysia’s 2 top opposition Malay parties forge alliance Two major opposition parties in Malaysia have forged a political alliance to consolidate support from the country’s majority ethnic Malay Muslims, a ...
09:14, 09/14/2019

Former PM Cameron ‘sorry’ for Brexit divisions The British prime minister who called the Brexit referendum and then saw the public vote to leave the European Union says he is sorry for the divisio...
09:14, 09/14/2019

Drone attacks strike major Saudi Aramco facility, oilfield Drone attacks targeted a major Saudi Aramco processing facility and oilfield in eastern Saudi Arabia Saturday, the Interior Ministry said, sparking a...
07:56, 09/14/2019

Venezuela investigates Guaido over photo with suspected Colombian criminals Venezuela's state prosecutor's office said on Friday it would open an investigation into Juan Guaido after the interior minister presented photos on ...
07:56, 09/14/2019

Brazil says U.S. offer for help on Amazon appears more effective Brazil's Foreign Affairs Minister Ernesto Araújo said on Friday that the United States' offer to help in the Amazon appears to be a more effective co...
07:56, 09/14/2019

Rights groups denounce Cuba's arrest of independent journalist, activists denounce harassment International rights groups this week denounced Communist-run Cuba's arrest of dissident journalist Roberto Quinones after what they say was a sham t...
07:56, 09/14/2019

Tunisians prepare for the polls as unpredictable election looms Tunisia's presidential election on Sunday is the most unpredictable in its short experience of democracy, a contest with no overwhelming front-runner...
07:56, 09/14/2019

Three Libya eastern fighters killed in strike near Tripoli Three members of Libya's eastern force, including two commanders, were killed late on Friday in a drone strike on Tarhuna city by the internationally...
07:56, 09/14/2019

Former New Mexico priest gets 30 years for child sexual abuse A former Roman Catholic priest who fled to Morocco before he was returned to the United States and convicted of sexually abusing an altar boy in New ...
07:56, 09/14/2019

Hong Kong protesters plan shopping mall sit-ins after hill-top human chains Hong Kong pro-democracy activists plan sit-ins at shopping malls on Saturday after a night in which protesters took to the hills to form lantern-carr...
07:56, 09/14/2019

Blast at Indonesian police warehouse holding World War Two munitions An explosion went off on Saturday in an Indonesian police evidence warehouse containing munitions dating from World War Two, injuring one officer and...
07:56, 09/14/2019

Fires from drone attacks on two Aramco sites under control: Saudi govt spokesman Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais on Saturday caused fires that the company's security forces brought under control, ...
07:56, 09/14/2019

Saudi controls fire at Aramco facility in Abqaiq: Al Arabiya TV A fire that broke out before dawn at a Saudi Aramco facility in the eastern city of Abqaiq has been brought under control, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya TV ...
07:56, 09/14/2019

Hong Kong protesters plan mall sit-ins, gathering outside British consulate Hong Kong pro-democracy activists plan sit-ins at shopping malls and student rallies on Saturday after a night in which protesters took to the hills ...
06:42, 09/14/2019

Trump, Awaiting Egypt's Sisi at Summit, Called Out for 'My Favorite Dictator' President Trump quipped, “Where’s my favorite dictator?” while awaiting a meeting with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi during last month’s Gr...
06:14, 09/14/2019

As Draghi Gets Ready to Exit, His Legacy Remains Contested A revolt among ECB rate setters didn’t stop President Mario Draghi from delivering a last stimulus, but their skepticism and fatigue with his policie...
06:14, 09/14/2019

Cuba, Hit by Fuel Shortages, Blames U.S. Cuba’s Communist government is taking emergency measures to avoid power blackouts and contain a severe fuel shortage it blames on U.S. attempts to cu...
06:14, 09/14/2019

Residential building collapses following torrential rain in southern Nigeria A three-story residential building collapsed following heavy rain in southern Nigeria. Authorities say there were no casualties from the collapse. &...
04:56, 09/14/2019

Brexit: British PM Boris Johnson to meet with EU President Jean-Claude Juncker British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to travel to Luxembourg next week to hold Brexit negotiations with European Commission President Jean-Clau...
04:28, 09/14/2019

11 dead after hospital fire in Brazil A fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital left at least 11 people dead and dozens of patients lying on stretchers outside the facility overnight, emergency...
04:28, 09/14/2019

Transit strike cripples Paris commute Parisians had to find alternate ways to get to work Friday morning after the city's biggest public transit strike in nearly 13 years crippled subway ...
04:28, 09/14/2019

UN chief launches Syria inquiry amid protests over secrecy U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has selected a Nigerian general to lead a U.N. investigation into attacks on hospitals in Syria’s last opposi...
02:56, 09/14/2019

Tunisia’s Presidential Election 2019: Who’s Running, What’s at Stake Tunisians head to the polls on Sunday in national elections that will decide the next president, in a major test for the nascent democracy. The deat...
02:56, 09/14/2019

The Bahamas Are Still Devastated From Hurricane Dorian. A Tropical Storm Could Make Things Worse A possible tropical cyclone is bearing down on the Bahamas communities that were decimated just days ago by the Category 5 storm Hurricane Dorian. Al...
02:56, 09/14/2019

Taliban Arrive in Moscow Days After Trump Declares Peace Deal ‘Dead’ (ISLAMABAD) — A Taliban official says the insurgent group’s negotiating team has arrived in the Russian capital just days after U.S. Pres...
02:56, 09/14/2019

Brazil Hospital Fire Leaves 11 Dead, Many of Them Elderly Patients (RIO DE JANEIRO) — A fire raced through a hospital in Rio de Janeiro overnight, forcing staff to wheel patients into the streets on beds or in ...
02:56, 09/14/2019

China To Suspend Tariff Hikes On U.S. Soybeans and Pork Amid Trade War (BEIJING) — China will lift punitive tariffs imposed on U.S. soybeans and pork in a trade war with Washington, a state news agency said Friday,...
02:56, 09/14/2019

‘The Worst Natural Disaster I’ve Ever Seen.’ U.S. Search and Rescue Team Describes Hurricane Dorian’s Impact on the Bahamas A Florida-based search and rescue team returned this week from one of the hardest-hit islands in the Bahamas, describing the devastation sustained du...
02:56, 09/14/2019

‘It Is Our Very Governments Who Are Killing the Earth.’ A Brazilian Indigenous Leader Speaks Out On Deforestation in the Amazon As TIME reported in its recent special climate issue, the fires from the Amazon seen across the skies of Brazil in August “helped illuminate so...
02:56, 09/14/2019

Amateur Astronomer Spots Comet Now Believed To Be From Another Solar System (CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) — The solar system may have another foreign guest. Both NASA and the European Space Agency are reporting that a newly di...
02:56, 09/14/2019

Deadly Fires Stun Rio: A Boys Soccer Dorm, a Storied Museum, and Now a Hospital At least 11 patients were killed in a fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital, once again raising questions about hazardous building conditions in the city...
01:42, 09/14/2019

After Fleeing North Korea, Women Get Trapped as Cybersex Slaves in China A growing number of North Korean women are smuggled from their country and trafficked into the sex trade in China, and forced to perform sex acts onl...
01:42, 09/14/2019

Without Homes, or a State: In Dorian-Battered Bahamas, Haitians Are Hard Hit More than 2,000 people evacuated to Nassau from ravaged islands, almost all Haitian, are in shelters with nowhere to go. ‘Some dogs are living better...
01:42, 09/14/2019

Russian nuclear-powered missile with ‘unlimited’ range to be ready by 2025: report Russia’s nuclear-powered missile that reportedly will have “unlimited range” appear to be on track to be ready for war within the next six months, a ...
00:42, 09/14/2019

Dominican Republic minister promotes safety measures after tourist deaths, insists island is safe The Dominican minister of tourism touted new safety measures that been put in place after the public relations nightmare that erupted over the summer...
00:42, 09/14/2019

Senior Canadian police intelligence officer arrested on suspicion of espionage A senior official of a Royal Canadian Mounted Police intelligence unit has been arrested and charged with multiple charges, including espionage with ...
00:42, 09/14/2019

Taliban negotiators arrive in Moscow days after Trump declares Afghan peace talks 'dead' A Taliban negotiating team arrived in Russia Friday, less than a week after President Trump announced that peace talks with the Islamic militant grou...
00:42, 09/14/2019

Zimbabwe’s Grace Mugabe regains prominence for husband The controversy around the burial of Zimbabwe’s founding president, Robert Mugabe, centers on his widow, Grace, who remained behind a black veil as s...
00:42, 09/14/2019

Message in a bottle saves stranded hikers Curtis Whitson has two strangers to thank for his family being alive today. Two brave hikers plucked a lime green bottle from a river and alerted aut...
00:42, 09/14/2019

Designs of the Year shortlist revealed The world's first gender-neutral synthetic voice, New York's new cultural center The Shed, and Uber's colorful Jump electric city bicycles are among ...
00:42, 09/14/2019

Fashion photographers reveal their secrets Hours on end confined to two feet square, teetering atop a box amid screams, shouts and sometimes violence. And you might not even walk away with any...
00:42, 09/14/2019

The Apple Watch's secret weapon is its new price Almost exactly five years ago, Apple unveiled the watch, marking its first new hardware product after Steve Jobs' death. People were quick to call it...
00:42, 09/14/2019

A revival in one of Europe's poorest areas Cornwall's last tin mine closed 20 years ago. Now growing demand for metals from ethical sources could spark a revival in one of Britain's most depri...
00:42, 09/14/2019

Hong Kong protesters have a new anthem Mid Autumn Festival is typically celebrated with lanterns, lion dances and mooncakes, but this year Hong Kong is adding a more recent tradition: prot...
00:42, 09/14/2019

Spilled coffee diverted transatlantic flight A pilot's spilled coffee diverted an Airbus A330-243 operated by Condor. It was headed from Germany to Mexico when the pilot knocked over a cup of co...
00:42, 09/14/2019

CRISPR tool used on HIV patient for first time The 27-year-old patient's prospects were bleak. In May 2016, he found out he had AIDS. Two weeks later, he was told he had acute lymphoblastic leukem...
00:42, 09/14/2019

Speaker of UK House of Commons vows to stop Johnson 'robbing a bank' with no-deal Brexit John Bercow, the outgoing Speaker of the UK House of Commons, has warned Prime Minister Boris Johnson against ignoring the law and implementing a no-...
00:42, 09/14/2019

White House Slams Backlash Over Melania's Coat In 9/11 Image: Report A White House spokesperson has fired back after social media users criticized US First Lady Melania Trump over a coat she wore in a 9/11 tribute imag...
23:28, 09/13/2019

Robert Mugabe's Family Agree To Bury Him In Zimbabwe's "Heroes" Monument The family of former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe have agreed to bury him at a monument for national heroes in Harare, a family spokesman said on Fr...
23:28, 09/13/2019

Mystery Surrounds Saudi Crown Prince's Enforcer In Year Since Khashoggi Death Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had a trusted enforcer inside the Royal Court until the murder of columnist Jamal Khashoggi nearly a year ago....
23:28, 09/13/2019

Joe Biden On How US Can Avoid Being "Victim Of Terror" From Afghanistan US Elections 2020: The US can stop being a victim of terrorism emanating from Afghanistan if it insists that Pakistan provide it with bases to conduc...
23:28, 09/13/2019

"Sort Out Mess You Created": Heckler Yells At Boris Johnson Boris Johnson was heckled by a protester as he made a speech in northern England on Friday, with a man demanding to know why the British prime minist...
23:28, 09/13/2019

"Best In World": Trump Praises One Of His Hotels On Twitter President Donald Trump used his official Twitter feed to tout an accolade for one of his hotels, despite claims that he has violated ethics laws by u...
23:28, 09/13/2019

US University Head Admits Giving Approval Of Gift From Jeffrey Epstein The president of the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) admitted Thursday he had approved financial support from Jeffrey Epstein...
23:28, 09/13/2019

China To Exempt Soybeans, Pork From Added Tariffs On US: Report China said Friday that some high-profile US agricultural products including pork and soybeans will be exempt from added tariffs, ahead of trade talks...
23:28, 09/13/2019

"Rough Shape" Of A Brexit Deal To Be Done, Says Boris Johnson British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday there was the "rough shape" of a Brexit deal to be done and he was cautiously optimistic an agree...
23:28, 09/13/2019

Hillary Clinton Trolled For Reading Emails At Art Exhibit Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton drew sarcastic remarks from social media users after she visited an art exhibition in Italy where she re...
23:28, 09/13/2019

Six UAE servicemen killed in Yemen road accident Six soldiers from the United Arab Emirates were killed in a road collision, state news agency WAM reported on Friday, in an incident that Yemeni offi...
22:56, 09/13/2019

U.S. won't send more troops to Syria for joint Turkish patrols The U.S. military will not increase troop levels in Syria to carry out joint patrols with Turkish forces, a top general said on Friday, adding that h...
22:56, 09/13/2019

Germany ready to take one in four migrants rescued off Italy: minister Germany is ready to take in a quarter of migrants who reach Italy by sea, Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said in remarks published on Friday, signa...
22:56, 09/13/2019

'King Bibi' fights for his political life in Israeli election Twenty years after Benjamin Netanyahu's first term as Israel's prime minister ended, the man hailed by supporters as "King Bibi" is again fighting fo...
22:56, 09/13/2019

Exclusive: Turkey's Erdogan says to discuss with Trump buying U.S. Patriot missiles Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said he will discuss buying U.S. Patriot missiles with President Donald Trump this month, saying his personal bond w...
22:56, 09/13/2019

Pressured by U.S., Colombians uproot coca plants, wary of landmines Dozens of Colombian soldiers dug up coca bushes under the tropical sun on a steep hillside near the Caribbean coast. Shovels in hand and guns slung a...
22:56, 09/13/2019

Thousands march in Algeria, say no election before elite quits Tens of thousands of Algerians marched in the capital on Friday to demand that the rest of the ruling elite follow former president Abdelaziz Boutefl...
22:56, 09/13/2019

Venezuela government investigates Guaido over photo with suspected Colombian criminals Venezuela's state prosecutor's office said on Friday it would open an investigation into opposition leader Juan Guaido after the interior minister pr...
22:56, 09/13/2019

Hungarian writer and former dissident Gyorgy Konrad dies at 86 Internationally acclaimed Hungarian writer Gyorgy Konrad, a leading figure in the dissident movement under communist rule, died on Friday at the age ...
22:56, 09/13/2019

Dorian forces Bahamas to find new schools for 10,000 displaced students Bahamian education officials are scrambling to find classroom space for up to 10,000 students displaced by Hurricane Dorian after the Category 5 stor...
22:56, 09/13/2019

Top Canadian police intelligence officer charged with leaking secret information A top Canadian police intelligence officer has been charged with leaking secret information, authorities said on Friday, in what could be a major sec...
22:56, 09/13/2019

Brazil Supreme Court chief says money laundering unit overreached A Brazilian government agency monitoring money laundering, at the heart of the recent fight against corruption, has repeatedly overreached by acting ...
22:56, 09/13/2019

Britain may need a second Brexit referendum, says former PM Cameron Former British prime minister David Cameron, who took the decision in 2016 to hold a referendum on the country's membership of the European Union, sa...
22:56, 09/13/2019

UK PM Johnson says 'rough shape' exists for Brexit deal British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday there was "the rough shape of a deal to be done" over Brexit, as he prepared to meet European Com...
22:56, 09/13/2019

Floods kills at least five in southeast Spain, thousands evacuated At least five people have been killed and some 3,500 evacuated in two days of torrential rains in southeastern Spain, with many roads, railways and a...
22:56, 09/13/2019

London police arrest 5 for role in planning Friday drone protest at Heathrow Airport The group Heathrow Pause aimed to fly drones near Heathrow Friday to disrupt flights, protest plans for a third runway at Europe’s busiest airp...
21:42, 09/13/2019

As Bahamians search for missing and try to rebuild, a potential tropical storm approaches The Bahamas, still digging out from the ravages of Hurricane Dorian, could be hit by a tropical storm that could bring damaging winds and heavy rain....
21:42, 09/13/2019

Brits ban humorous food delivery ad for being misleading A food delivery service ad depicting an escaped prisoner getting food delivery and an astronaut receiving food in space has been banned. Veuer’...
21:42, 09/13/2019

Thanks to a drone, Russian activist saves sensitive hard drive right before police raid A supporter of Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny said he saved sensitive information by using a drone as security services raided his office...
21:42, 09/13/2019

Who Can Go Lower? Japan Considers Deeper Negative Rates After ECB Cut The Bank of Japan is growing more open to the idea of cutting short-term interest rates deeper into negative territory, responding to global risks th...
21:42, 09/13/2019

Hong Kong Protesters' New Target: City's Vaunted Subway System Hong Kong protesters accuse the city’s subway operator, 75%-owned by the local government, of aligning with the authorities—and have made the system ...
21:42, 09/13/2019

Brexit Wreaks Havoc With Britain's Political Traditions As the U.K.’s highest court wades in to settle a tussle between the prime minister and lawmakers, some are questioning whether some conventions need ...
21:42, 09/13/2019

China to Exempt U.S. Soybeans, Pork From Punitive Tariffs China’s move to exempt certain agricultural products from retaliatory tariffs appears aimed at addressing one of President Trump’s most pressing dema...
21:42, 09/13/2019

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe to be buried in 30 days, at new site The burial of Zimbabwe’s founding president, President Robert Mugabe, will be delayed for a month until a special site can be built at the national H...
21:42, 09/13/2019

Bahamians look for loved ones as 1,300 missing after Dorian They scan social media, peer under rubble, or try to follow the smell of death in an attempt to find friends and family. They search and search and s...
21:42, 09/13/2019

Taliban visits Moscow days after Trump says talks ‘dead’ A representative of the Taliban says a negotiating team has arrived in Russia just days after U.S. President Donald Trump declared dead a deal with t...
21:42, 09/13/2019

Charlie Cole, photographer who captured the Tiananmen ‘Tank Man,’ has died “He made the image; I just took the picture," Cole said about the white-shirted man who stood before Chinese tanks in 1989. "I felt honored to be the...
21:42, 09/13/2019

In some of Hong Kong’s neighborhoods, Chinese nationals are not welcome anymore Political protests in Hong Kong have aggravated already-tense relationships between Hong Kong’s citizens and mainland Chinese visitors and residents....
21:42, 09/13/2019

China's new digital currency could encourage worldwide use of the yuan, says CEO China's plans for a digital currency could serve as a "foundation" for the yuan's internationalization, allowing it to be distributed acros...
21:14, 09/13/2019

Blackstone strategist says markets may be underestimating risks from the trade war "The markets are really pricing in Goldilocks: they're pricing in more Fed cuts and some sort of positive resolution to trade," says Joseph Zidl...
21:14, 09/13/2019

China said to call on state firms to boost investment in crisis-hit Hong Kong China has called on its biggest state firms to take a more active role in Hong Kong, including stepping up investment and asserting more control of c...
21:14, 09/13/2019

Attacks on central bankers are 'extremely unjust,' former ECB chief says Former European Central Bank (ECB) chief Jean-Claude Trichet condemned attacks on central banks after current President Mario Draghi faced a backlash...
21:14, 09/13/2019

London Stock Exchange rejects Hong Kong takeover offer London Stock Exchange has rejected Hong Kong Exchange's $39 billion takeover offer, opting to stick with its planned purchase of data and analyt...
21:14, 09/13/2019

EU goods trade surplus with US and deficit with China widen The European Union's trade surplus in goods with the United States and its deficit with China both increased in the first seven months of 2019, ...
21:14, 09/13/2019

Italian tax police place under home arrests Atlantia's units officials Italian tax police have placed under home arrest three officials of infrastructure group Atlantia's units in an inquiry into falsified reports o...
21:14, 09/13/2019

Analysts: U.S. approach 'inadequate' to restore South Korea, Japan ties The United States may not be in a position to mediate tensions between allies South Korea and Japan because of the views and policies of President Do...
19:56, 09/13/2019

At least 10 held for flying drones in restricted airspace at Heathrow A number of environmental activists were arrested in London Friday for trying to fly drones in restricted airspace at Heathrow Airport -- a protest a...
19:56, 09/13/2019

As violence rises, more Mexicans waiting in Ciudad Juárez to apply for asylum Even in a city where authorities are investigating the scattering of body parts all over town, Domingo Beltran Zamora feels safer here than in his na...
19:56, 09/13/2019

China adds U.S. agricultural products to tariff-exempt list The Chinese government said Friday it will add American-made soybeans and other agricultural products to its list of items exempt from new punitive t...
19:56, 09/13/2019

Judge orders Julian Assange jailed until U.S. extradition hearing in February A British judge ruled Friday that Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange, who's wanted in both the United States and Sweden, will not be released this m...
19:56, 09/13/2019

New Zealand announces registry to track firearms Government officials on Friday announced a new gun registry that's designed to track and monitor every legally owned firearm in New Zealand -- a dire...
19:56, 09/13/2019

Japanese media call for resolution to Japan, Korea dispute Opinion is growing in Japan that disputes between Tokyo and Seoul need to be settled, citing South Korean boycotts of Japanese goods and a significan...
19:56, 09/13/2019

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: War with Gaza 'could happen at any moment' Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Friday war in the Gaza Strip "could happen at any moment," perhaps even before snap elections next wee...
19:56, 09/13/2019

Analysts: John Bolton’s exit could bring fresh start for North Korea talks Experts are wondering what John Bolton's exit could mean for nuclear talks, but agree that Kim Jong Un's top officials are likely relieved to be work...
19:56, 09/13/2019

Domestic violence deaths in Britain reach five-year high The number of people killed in Britain due to domestic violence jumped to a five-year high in 2018, according to information released by police depar...
19:56, 09/13/2019

WHO: Ebola funds not enough to fight virus through end of 2019 The World Health Organization is running low on funding it needs to fight a deadly outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Uni...
19:56, 09/13/2019

Portugal's Socialists extend lead for October 6 election: survey Portugal's ruling Socialists extended their lead in a new opinion poll ahead of an Oct. 6 parliamentary election, and were also well ahead of the opp...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Bolivia election poll sparks blowback after rivals appear to gain on Morales Bolivia's top electoral court has threatened to sanction a local university for publishing what it deemed an "invalid" opinion poll that showed Presi...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Russia, Iran and Turkey to discuss Syria's Idlib at Monday summit: Kremlin The leaders of Russia, Turkey and Iran will discuss the difficult situation in Syria's Idlib province when they meet in Ankara early next week for a ...
16:28, 09/13/2019

EU very concerned at idea of Northern Irish border veto, Ireland says European Union negotiators are very concerned by the idea of handing Northern Ireland's devolved government the right to approve future regulatory ch...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Russia ready for Ukraine peace talks but sets preconditions Russia is ready to take part in a four-way summit in Paris to try to breathe life into the stalled Ukrainian peace process but has strict preconditio...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Gibraltar acted in good faith over Adrian Darya 1 tanker release Gibraltar acted in good faith when it released the Adrian Darya 1 tanker and Iran broke assurances it had given not to sell the crude oil to Syria, t...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Tunisian court keeps presidential candidate in detention: lawyer A Tunisian appeals court on Friday rejected a request by presidential candidate Nabil Karoui to be released from detention pending the verdict in his...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Why are you not in parliament? Heckler interrupts UK PM Johnson Boris Johnson was heckled by a protester in northern England on Friday over his controversial decision to suspend parliament for more than a month in...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Bulgarian journalists protest over freedom of speech Dozens of journalists at the state-run Bulgarian National Radio (BNR) staged a protest on Friday in support of media freedom after a colleague known ...
16:28, 09/13/2019

EU-UK Brexit talks to continue next week EU and British Brexit negotiators will continue talks next week, a UK government spokeswoman said on Friday after the latest round of talks in Brusse...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Lantern-waving Hong Kong protesters take to hills, as leader pledges housing reform Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters took to the hills to form flashlight-carrying human chains on Friday, using the colorful Mid-Autumn Festival as a ...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Israel blasts report it planted spy devices near White House as 'fake news spiced with anti-Semitism' Current and former Israeli officials are pushing back hard Thursday on an explosive report claiming their country planted spy devices around the Whit...
16:28, 09/13/2019

New Zealand prime minister under pressure after party member accused of sexual assault New Zealand’s prime minister is facing pressure amid allegations that her party may have covered up a sexual assault complaint against one of its sta...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Two teenagers arrested over Australian bushfire; firefighters continue to battle at least 50 blazes Two Australian teenagers were charged Wednesday in setting one of the dozens of destructive fires that have raged across the country’s eastern coast ...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Bahamas say 2,500 people missing after Hurricane Dorian, death toll 'expected to significantly increase' More than a week after Hurricane Dorian ripped through the Bahamas, claiming 50 lives, officials said Wednesday that an estimated 2,500 people are st...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Cyprus Turkish army depot blast hurts 12, blows out windows at nearby hotel Dozens of windows at a hotel in northern Cyprus were shattered Thursday morning after a pre-dawn explosion at a nearby army munitions depot that sent...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Marshall Islands in Pacific Ocean to develop own cryptocurrency: report A small island nation in the Pacific Ocean with a population of 75,000 is moving forward with developing its own cryptocurrency, according to a Thurs...
16:28, 09/13/2019

New Zealand man admits he smashed cars with ax after drinking 48 beers A New Zealand man who says he downed 48 beers before smashing up two cars with an ax and chasing a group of friends during a drunken-rampage has plea...
16:28, 09/13/2019

UK PM Boris Johnson denies lying to queen as he struggles to get Brexit done U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday denied lying to Queen Elizabeth II over the advice he gave her about a bill suspending Parliament -- as...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Russia carries out mass raids against supporters of opposition leader Navalny Russian authorities raided homes and offices belonging to supporters of Kremlin opposition leader Alexei Navalny in 43 cities Thursday – a move Naval...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Saudi princess convicted of ordering bodyguard to beat, detain Paris plumber A Saudi princess was convicted in absentia Thursday of ordering her bodyguard to beat and detain a plumber for taking photos in her Paris apartment. ...
16:28, 09/13/2019

New Zealand man brings professional clown to pink-slip meeting who mimed crying, made balloon animals A New Zealand advertising executive facing the bleak prospect of being fired decided to inject a bit of humor into the situation, bringing a professi...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Dorian-devastated Bahamas gears up for potential tropical cyclone Nearly two weeks after a Category 5 hurricane battered it’s shores, the Bahamas is expected to experience strong winds and rains as the National Hurr...
16:28, 09/13/2019

China and the U.S Are Fighting a Major Battle Over Killer Robots and the Future of AI Russia started sabotaging the discussion from the very first session. Throughout the morning of Aug. 21, its diplomats at the United Nations in Genev...
15:56, 09/13/2019

Lawmaker's Links Heighten Alarm Over Beijing's Reach in Australia An Australian lawmaker is facing a political backlash over her ties to Beijing-backed organizations, a sign of deepening sensitivities about perceive...
15:28, 09/13/2019

Hong Kong Protesters New Target: City's Vaunted Subway System Hong Kong protesters accuse the city’s subway operator, 75%-owned by the local government, of aligning with the authorities—and have made the system ...
15:28, 09/13/2019

Tunisia's Presidential Race Tests Fledgling Democracy Conservatives, Islamists and the country’s first openly gay candidate are running in the country’s second presidential election since the Arab Spring...
15:28, 09/13/2019

Israel's Netanyahu Faces Tight Re-Election Race Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is locked in a close election contest with his main rival, former Gen. Benny Gantz, with final polls ahead...
15:28, 09/13/2019

Berlin panda babies thriving — and cute — at 2 weeks old Berlin’s zoo says two giant panda twins born two weeks ago are thriving and already showing signs of how they’ll look once they mature, with black ea...
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France bans shows by sick bear following abuse complaints French authorities have banned the owners of a sick bear from displaying it in public shows after an inspection found the animal suffered from severe...
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| Democrats intensify 'impeachment' probe of Trump Democrats have stepped up their impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump even as the party's leaders remained dubious about the political ...
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| New Hong Kong anthem | Trump on Democrat hopefuls: WATCH the top world news videos for today Hong Kongers gather at mall to sing protest anthem | Trump weighs in as Democrat hopefuls prepare to debate; here are the top world news videos for t...
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| US university head admits he approved Epstein gift The president of the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) admitted he had approved financial support from Jeffrey Epstein after th...
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| At least 10 dead in hospital fire in Rio At least 10 people died in a fire at a hospital in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with rescuers desperately trying to evacuate patients from the building, t...
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The Hurricane-Battered Bahamas Are Being Hit With Another Storm Friday HIGH ROCK, Bahamas — Forecasters say a tropical storm warning remains in effect for several northwestern islands in the Bahamas which are still...
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‘Less Space to Breathe.’ How Palestinians Are Responding to Netanyahu’s West Bank Annexation Plans On a chilly April evening, several elderly Palestinian men sat in a smoke-filled downtown Ramallah cafe watching the news. The anchor on the enormous...
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Thais allowed six cannabis plants per household under draft law A party in Thailand's ruling coalition has proposed a draft law that would allow Thais to grow a limited amount of cannabis at home, less than a year...
14:28, 09/13/2019

UK PM Johnson to hold Brexit talks with EU's Juncker on Monday: Downing Street British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will meet with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg on Monday to discuss Brexit, John...
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Indonesia president denies compromising fight against graft President Joko Widodo told Indonesians on Friday he would not compromise in the fight against graft, amid concerns over the officer picked to head t...
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Britain's move to join U.S. Gulf mission frustrates European plans Britain's decision to join a U.S.-led naval mission in the Gulf has delayed European efforts to set up a maritime force to ensure safe shipping in th...
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Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing says he regrets protest comments were misrepresented Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing said on Friday he deeply regrets that recent comments he made regarding protests in the financial hub were misrepre...
14:28, 09/13/2019

U.N. refugee agency regrets U.S. ruling on asylum applications The United Nations refugee agency said on Friday a U.S. Supreme Court order curbing asylum applications at the Mexican border could hurt people fleei...
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Ireland says gap between EU and UK on Brexit 'very wide' The gap between Britain and the European Union over Brexit remains "very wide", Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday, as British leader B...
14:28, 09/13/2019

'Technical glitch': eco group's drones stall in bid to shut London's Heathrow airport Climate-change activists who had hoped to bring Europe's biggest airport, London Heathrow, to a standstill on Friday found instead that it was their ...
14:28, 09/13/2019

Spain's Podemos leader says he still hopes for last minute government deal The leader of Spain's far-left Unidas Podemos Pablo Iglesias said on Friday that he still hopes for a last-minute government deal with the Socialists...
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Czech state attorneys drop criminal charges against PM Babis The Prague state attorney has halted criminal investigations into Prime Minister Andrej Babis, his family members and others, the attorney's office s...
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Hong Kong protesters take to the hills, as leader pledges housing reform Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters took to the hills to form flashlight-carrying human chains on Friday, using the Mid-Autumn Festival as a backdrop ...
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Zimbabwe's Mugabe to be buried at national shrine, family says Zimbabwe's founder Robert Mugabe will be buried at a national shrine in Harare on Sunday, the Mugabe family spokesman said on Friday, contradicting c...
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Three people killed, tunnels flooded as torrential rains hit southern Spain Three people have been killed in two days of torrential rains in southeastern Spain, where emergency services have rescued people stuck in flooded tu...
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Indonesia blames Malaysian companies for some forest fires Indonesia on Friday blamed four Malaysian companies, including the world's biggest producer of sustainable palm oil, for causing some of the forest f...
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Russia fired officials who let alleged CIA mole flee country - Ifax Russia fired officials who allowed a former Kremlin employee and alleged CIA informant to flee the country, the Interfax news agency reported on Frid...
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U.S. destroyer sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade talks A U.S. Navy destroyer sailed near islands claimed by China in the South China Sea on Friday, the U.S. military said, a move likely to anger Beijing a...
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