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PM Morrison says Australia climate target to remain unchanged, despite Fiji's criticism

In Vanuatu on Wednesday, Morrison promised Pacific nations Australia would directly fund projects tackling the impact of climate change. Bainimarama said if A...


Canadian, four others arraigned over terrorist attack in Kenyan hotel

At home, despite being embroiled in a brutal feud with Islamic State, al-Shabaab has kept up the violence, and was widely blamed for Somalia's deadliest-ever t...


Prince Philip caught driving without a seatbelt after vehicle crash

Police said the advice given to Philip was "in line with our standard response when being made aware of such images showing this type of offense". Images pu...


Iran Condemns Attack on Colombia Police Academy

Masse said the bombing could change the political landscape of Colombia over the coming years, with "an increasingly radicalised and divided ELN guerrilla, a st...


Frigid wind chill prompts extreme cold warning

High -21. Wind chill -37 in the morning and -30 in the afternoon. Again there is a risk of frostbite. Clouds will be on the increase after Midnight, which may...


Syrian Air Defence Systems Thwart Israeli Attack

Israel has acknowledged striking thousands of targets in Syria , including Iranian military positions or weapons caches destined for the Lebanese terror group ...


Kidnap suspect apparently applied for job day Jayme Closs escaped

Earlier this week, he was charged with two counts of homicide, one count of kidnapping and one count of armed burglary. The grandfather of a 13-year-old n...


Two killed, twenty-two injured in large fire at French ski resort

Two dead bodies were found underneath the rubble, and have yet to be identified, while at least four others are very seriously injured. Footage from the scene...


United Nations rights chief decries excessive force against Sudan protesters

The casualty figures could not immediately be independently confirmed. Friday's chaos came after a doctor and child were also shot dead by security forces the...


Labour MP David Lammy lays out case for second referendum

Britain's only options are a second Brexit referendum or forging a close economic relationship with the European Union , the main opposition Labour Party said ...


USA says air strike kills al-Shabaab fighters after Somali base attack

The US Africa command has vowed to heighten a campaign against the Al-Qaeda linked militants, responsible for thousands of deaths in Somalia and the region-incl...


Swedish Social Democrat leader Lofven wins second term as PM

On Friday, Prime Minister Stefan Lofven was elected to lead a four-party alliance made up of his own Social Democrats, the Greens and new members from the Cente...


Suspected auto bomb attack on Derry courthouse

The leader of Norther Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party, an ally of British PM Theresa May's minority government, has also denounced the incident as a "poin...


USA agent testifies about dramatic 2014 capture of 'El Chapo'

The petite and soft-spoken witness said she met Guzman in 2010 and by 2011 was visiting him at his hideouts in Cabo San Lucas and elsewhere, and texting with hi...


Trump to propose immigration compromise to end shutdown

The act was first proposed in 2016 by Senator Lindsey Graham, a Republican close to Trump, and Democratic Senator Dick Durbin. After days of bitter clashes ...


Some 800 Central American migrants enter Mexico

Unlike a year ago, however, there have been no violent clashes at the Mexican border and authorities have guaranteed entry to the caravan as long as they ente...


Trump sends support to anti-abortion activists at March for Life

Life, in its most vulnerable form, should be protected. Though march organizers attempted to broaden their message to appeal to a bigger, non-partisan coaliti...


Half a million attend rally against India's Modi

Stalin , speaking at TMC's mega opposition rally here, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is "afraid" of a few people, including West Bengal chief minister Ma...


Rudy Giuliani tries to clarify his odd Russian Federation collusion comments

Speaking to CNN's Chris Cuomo , he said: "I never said there was no collusion between the campaign, or between people in the campaign". It's led to a seeming...


Entire Burkina Faso government resigns

Woodman arrived at the mining exploration site in northern Burkina Faso, near the border with Niger on January 10, before he was abducted by suspected terrorist...


Students in ‘MAGA' hats mock Native American after rally

This MAGA loser gleefully bothering a Native American protestor at the Indigenous Peoples March . A group of young Donald Trump supporters has come under fir...


India has no role in Afghan peace process: FO

Pakistan has chose to invite Afghan Taliban in Islamabad to hold next round of peace talks. Sources further said that more than a dozen Afghan Taliban leade...


Three rescued, 117 feared drowned after dinghy sinks off Libya

Among the missing are 10 women and two children, including a two-month-old baby, he said. Survivors indicated their fellow migrants came from Nigeria, Ivory Coa...


Taiwan condemns China's 'evil intent' to downgrade nation

Amid increasing tensions with Beijing, the Pentagon on Tuesday released a new report that lays out us concerns about China's growing military might, undersc...


Yellow vest protests continue in France despite Macron outreach

The two months of debates across the country are meant to air the grievances of the gilet jaunes and identify remedies to defuse widespread public anger over li...


Vladimir Putin gifted puppy by Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic

He thanked Russian Federation for supporting Serbia's integrity and independence, and said that he was very pleased with the progress of their cooperation in al...


Bush Delivers Pizzas To Secret Service During Government Shutdown

Secret Service agents are among the roughly 420,000 government employees deemed "essential" during the shutdown, and they are now working without pay. The House...


20 killed in huge fire at Mexican fuel pipeline

Separate television footage showed the pipeline gushing fuel earlier in the day and people moving in with containers. Fuel was seen spouting dozens of feet into...


'It's about more than Trump': why the Women's March are marching on

I can not walk shoulder to shoulder with leaders who lock arms with outspoken peddlers of hate. Two years after filling the streets of USA cities to protest t...


Migrants Overwhelmed US Border In Yuma Sector During Week-Long Period

Border Patrol and its parent agency, Customs and Border Protection, this week said that 376 people crossed beneath the barrier, most by traveling through seve...


Su-34 Bombers Collide in Far East Russia, Two Pilots Rescued

Its unusual side-by-side crew arrangement is one of several differentiating features from US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation two-seat strike aircraft lik...


Chicago Ex-Cop Jason Van Dyke Sentenced In Laquan McDonald Murder

The officers were then subsequently accused of damaging the audio of the dash-cam, and tampering with the surveillance footage that came from a nearby Burger Ki...


Facebook to bring stricter ad rules ahead of India's general election

Last month, researchers working for a US Senate committee concluded that the Russian government's Internet Research Agency used social media ads and regular p...


Irish motorists may need 'Green Card' to drive across border

Best warns that for some, the transfer process will not be completed by the end of March 2019, which is when the United Kingdom is set to leave the EU. The Moto...


Trump and Kim Jong Un to meet for second summit in February

Vice President Mike Pence in a speech at the State Department on Wednesday. Sanders said that Trump's talks with the North Korean envoy were productive but ad...


African Union urges DRC to delay final election results

Meanwhile, The High level Consultative Meeting of Heads of States and Government that was held in Addis Ababa on Thursday to discuss the Situation in the Democr...


Trump offers condolences to families of Americans killed in Syria attack

The blast hit the downtown area of Manbij, close to an US-led coalition patrol where talk of an American withdrawal from the city had led to heightened tensions...


UK PM May holds Brexit talks; opposition dubs them a ‘stunt’

Meanwhile, leading Brexit campaigner and UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage has urged "Leave" campaigners to prepare for the possibility of a second refe...


Woman previously based in Norfolk one of three killed in Syria explosion

The blast, the result of a "suicide improvised explosive device", also killed eight civilians and two fighters from the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, a ...


Trump Grounds Flight of Congressmembers to Visit NATO, Afghanistan

Republicans cast Pelosi's move as a ploy to deny Trump the stage. Among Republicans, almost 80 percent say the president's economic policies have made thing...


Giuliani Tries Damage Control: 'Have No Knowledge Of Any Collusion' By Campaign

How would you know that nobody in your campaign-" Giuliani attempted to shoot back before getting cut off by Cuomo. "No, I did not". "There is not a sin...


Newborn's remains found in trash at Amazon building in Phoenix

The child was discovered in the trash can of a women's restroom. The baby was "beyond resuscitation" when the emergency services arrived at the fulfilment cen...


Liberty University CIO Implicated in Trump Poll-Rigging According to WSJ

White House spokesman Hogan Gidley was asked repeatedly whether the allegations of the Buzzfeed story were true during his interview. Well, here's a l...


Eight dead in vehicle bomb attack on Colombian police school

Colombian authorities said the death toll from a auto bombing at a police academy in the capital has risen to 21. Colombian authorities were scrambling to ide...


Donald Trump's new missile defence strategy eyes space-based sensors

In a speech at the Pentagon, Trump said that the U.S. would do what it takes "to ensure that we can detect and destroy any missile launched against the United S...


Russia Decides to Hold Jailed Ukrainian Sailors Until April 24

Today, the Lefortovsky District Court in Moscow has extended the arrest of four more Ukrainian sailors - Viktor Bezpalchenko, Volodymyr Varymez, Vladyslav Kos...


Rare sighting of massive great white shark off Hawaii

We went out at sunrise, and she stayed with us pretty much throughout the day", she added. Ramsey studies sharks, advocates for their conservation and leads e...


Negotiations Between Teachers Union, LAUSD to Resume on Strike’s 4th Day Thursday

Updated Thursday, Jan. 17, at 8:07 a.m. ET. A massive teachers' strike calling for millions of dollars more in school funding may have also cost the schoo...


Netanyahu to Iran: Get out of Syria fast, we won’t stop attacking

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday warned Israel would press ahead with its campaign against Iranian entrenchment in Syria , days after a rare ackn...


Facebook shuts hundreds of Russia-linked pages, accounts

It said that the page administrators presented themselves as independent news pages or general interest pages. The pages and accounts were run by the first Ru...