Global News

Missing girl may be in 'imminent danger'

Police are searching for a 12-year-old Chinese tourist they say was abducted from a Washington-area airport. She weighs 90 pounds and is 4 feet 11 inches tall. ...


Feeling sidelined, Israel’s Druze protest Jewish nation bill

Led by Israel's Druze minority, the crowd, filling almost every square foot of the city's central square, repeatedly cheered " Equality! " as speakers railed ag...


Israel stops activist boat, Gaza teen dies from Israeli fire

Palestinian protesters at the Israel-Gaza border, in Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip, on August 3, 2018. Israel and Egypt sealed Gaza in 2007, after Hamas...


Four-year-old girl dies as mum throws her into river

The dive team also responded to the scene where they pulled the little girl from the water around 4:30 p.m. That girl was taken to a local hospital, where she...


Omarosa's back, charges Trump showed signs of mental decline

His mental decline couldn't be denied. We also know what campaign staffers told us two years ago and I know the risky, blustering bigot on the stage last nigh...


Iran is seen readying major exercise as tensions with USA simmer

The exercise in the Persian Gulf could begin as soon as the next two days, according to two United States officials directly familiar with the latest assess...


Seoul's temperature rises to record 39.4 C

Japan isn't the only Asian nation battling soaring temperatures - the mercury in neighboring South Korea also hit a record high 40.3 degrees Celsius on Wednesda...


Drones armed with explosives detonated during Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's speech

The minister said seven people were injured and are being treated for unspecified injuries at hospitals. Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro watches a mili...


Jacinda Ardern on returning from maternity leave | RNZ

But she added that she's keen to get back to work. "It's disrupted sleep, but still I've always had friends and family saying it's different when it's your ow...


Rescue underway of trapped Mt Aspiring climber

The device sent a signal to a private supplier in Texas. Four alpine rescuers equipped with clothes, tents and much-needed food spent the night with Lt Harch ...


Britain's Labour Leader Sees 'Real Problem' of Antisemitism in Party

They were Rabbi Hershel Rader, of the Brighton and Hove Hebrew Congregation, Rabbi Elli Tikvah Sarah, of the Brighton and Hove Progressive Synagogue, and Rabbi ...


Saudi-led coalition blames Houthi rebels for Yemen port deaths

The strikes hit a fish market and the entrance to a nearby hospital, eyewitnesses and medics said. "Then there was another explosion towards the back". Meanwhil...


Manafort bank fraud trial, day four

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's accountant testified Friday in federal court that she had concerns about the accuracy of her client's tax return...


Woman fined $230 for wearing face veil in Denmark

They're investigating CCTV footage to see if the other woman had deliberately tried to rip off the niqab. She was given a 1,000 kroner fine ($155; £120) after...


Southwest Key employee molested teen girl at Phoenix facility, police say

The accused attacker, 32-year-old facility employee Fernando Magaz Negrete, reportedly touched the girl's breasts and crotch area over her clothes. The 14-y...


Suspect in Bush’s doctor’s death killed himself

Joseph James Pappas , the man accused of murdering the former doctor of George H.W. Bush, was found dead on August 3 after he was confronted by Houston Police...


More Than 100 Escaped Goats Descend on Boise Neighborhood

But the goats did have their time in the sun; they have since gone viral online and many children in the neighborhood got the chance to snap photos and hang...


President Trump on the Koch Brothers, "2 Nice Guys With 'Bad' Ideas"

The Koch officials over the weekend also criticized the Trump administration and indicated they may help Democrats. While the two have backed Trump over tax...


Russian helicopter crash kills 18 in Siberia

The crew of the cargo-carrying helicopter were not injured and there was no adverse weather conditions, said Rosaviatsia. Would you like to get published on S...


Ivanka Trump Says Family Separation at the Border Was a 'Low Point'

White House Senior Adviser Ivanka Trump speaks alongside US President Donald Trump at US Steel's Granite City Works in Granite City, Illinois, July 26, 2018...


Coalition: Houthis kill civilians by bombing Hodeidah hospital

Speaking before the UN's Security Council, Martin Griffiths said on Thursday he hopes the meeting will allow the government and Houthi rebels to discuss "the fr...


Mendocino Complex Fire grows to 125168 acres, 16 homes destroyed

The tornado-like condition, lasting an hour and a half and fueled by extreme heat and intensely dry brush as California heats up to record levels, was captured ...


North Korea has not stopped nuclear, missile programme, says confidential UN report

North Korea "has not stopped its nuclear and missile programs and continued to defy Security Council resolutions through a massive increase in illicit ship-to-s...


White House escalates China trade dispute to secure early breakthrough: Kemp

The Trump administration ramped up pressure for trade concessions from Beijing this week by proposing a higher 25 per cent tariff on $270 billion worth of Ch...


US, Mexico move closer to deal on autos content rules

Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, his second visit in as many weeks, according to two of the people who asked not to be identified discussing private nego...


Muslims protest against new law in Denmark that bans these religious garments

The niqab wearers who plan to protest today will be joined by non-niqab-wearing Muslim women and also non-Muslim Danes, most of whom plan to wear face cover...


Trump renews government shutdown threat if no border wall funding

Taylor is the latest Republican to publicly oppose Trump's threat. "I don't care what the political ramifications are", Trump said in a tweet on Tuesday...


Çavuşoğlu, Pompeo agree to resolve issues in Singapore meeting

Taiwan also claims it. Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu and his US counterpart Mike Pompeo met in Singapore on Friday in a "constructive" meeting, accord...


France’s Macron survives no-confidence votes amid scandal

A total of 143 lawmakers backed the motion proposed by the conservative the Republicans party and 74 deputies supported the one filed by the left wing parties. ...


Trump tells attorney general to end Russian Federation probe

Special counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly informed lawyers for President Donald Trump that he is willing to limit in-person questions in an interview ...


Man taunting bison at Yellowstone Park caught on video

But the animal - which can weigh up to 2,000lb, twice as heavy as a horse - doesn't seem frightened by the man's teasing in the mobile phone clip. At one po...


Parts of Virginia city evacuated over possible dam failure

The city of Lynchburg in the U.S. state of Virginia has seen torrential rain and severe weather in recent days. They were still looking for signs of structural ...


In Afghanistan, the militants seized hostages

Several foreign organisations are also in the vicinity. According to the provincial officials, at present there is a skirmish between the security forces and ...


Police say woman in Missouri was not missing Iowa student

On July 26, an unconfirmed sighting of missing Iowa jogger, Mollie Tibbetts, who was allegedly seen at a truck stop in Kearney, Missouri was reported to Kearn...


No problem doing a shutdown

Conte, a political outsider, was chosen as prime minister by his peers in parliament and appointed by the Italian president, rather than being elected. During t...


"Nobel Prize of Math" Medal Stolen Minutes After Ceremony in Rio

From being a child prodigy to becoming one of the most renowned researchers in the field of mathematics, Venkatesh's journey has been full of achievements and...


Reversing Catholic Doctrine, Pope Francis Declares Death Penalty 'Inadmissable' in All Cases

Recourse to the death penalty , following a fair trial, had always been "an appropriate response to the gravity of certain crimes and an acceptable, albeit ext...


Brett Kavanaugh Hits Hurdle On Road To Supreme Court

Standing before stacks of boxes that will be filled with documents from Kavanaugh's other jobs - an initial cache is expected later this week - Grassley and o...


Nine states are suing the Trump administration to stop 3D-printed guns

The order has put on hold a plan for people to be able to legally download blueprints to make 3-D printed guns. "There are 3-D printers in public colleges...


China appeals for United States calm after new tariff threat

In a tweet last month, U.S. President Donald Trump suggested that China could be undermining a North Korean denuclearisation deal because of the ongoing trade...


France Bans The Use Of Smart Devices In Schools

Now, they're banned across school premises, although secondary schools can still make exceptions for extracurricular activities or for disabled students. Studen...


Australian firefighters deployed as California bushfires intensify

The largest blaze burned in the Redding area, in Shasta County north of Sacramento. Meanwhile, firefighters were engaged in a pitched battle to contain at le...


South African party to change constitution to allow land seizure

Ramaphosa said it had become obvious that the majority of South Africans wanted greater clarity from the Constitution on the issue of land reform. Maimane als...


Malaysia's civil aviation chief resigns over MH370 failures

The jet carrying 239 people from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing vanished March 8, 2014, and is presumed to have crashed in the far southern Indian Ocean . The disap...


Will Trump trigger shutdown or not? Border wall demand sows confusion

Analysts said Republicans are moving quickly to resolve the funding issue out of political necessity, and the desire to keep voters focused on other issues - su...


Trump receives new letter from Kim

Much of that money was sent as reimbursement for the costs incurred during the recovery process, which for years involved North Korean officials accompanying Am...


Russian Federation is continuing efforts to interfere in United States politics: intel chief

We have not been able to pinpoint the exact origins of this video, but it certainly doesn't show five million bikers on their way to Washington D.C.in August ...


OH judge orders man’s mouth taped shut during sentencing

Franklyn Williams was awaiting his sentence for three alleged armed robberies and had a few words he wanted to share with the judge first reports Fox 8 . He l...


Trump Tweets: Robert Mueller has conflict of interest

Two of the highest-ranking officials in Donald Trump's White House detest his lawyer Rudy Giuliani - but their relationship with the boss isn't excellent eith...


Three foreigners kidnapped and killed in Kabul

The bodies of three foreign workers, who were abducted in Kabul earlier on Thursday, were found in one of the city's more risky neighbourhoods, an Afghan offici...