Putin Travels To Scene After Four Killed In Deadly High-Rise Blast

Four people were confirmed dead and another four, including two children, were hospitalised, officials said , citing the latest information. Almost 1,400 rescue workers searched in temperatures of -17 degrees Celsius (1.4 degrees Fahrenheit). More..

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Watch Times Square Ball Drop Online, on TV
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Watch Times Square Ball Drop Online, on TV

TV watchers can join in the celebration by tuning in to Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest, which airs on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. It will also use an aerial drone for the first time to m...More..

Police in DRC fire at protesters
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Police in DRC fire at protesters

Congo's long march to Sunday's polls took a turn for the worst on Wednesday when the country's electoral commission announced that it would be delaying the vote in three opposition strongholds due to "the per...More..

American detained on spy charges in Moscow
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

American detained on spy charges in Moscow

The U.S. Embassy in Moscow had no information on the arrest and referred questions to the State Department in Washington. "We have requested this access and expect Russian authorities to provide it", the depa...More..

Chinese Authorities Release Canadian National McIver From Detention
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Chinese Authorities Release Canadian National McIver From Detention

The court ordered that Robert Lloyd Schellenberg be retried in the city of Dalian, where he was originally tried and sentenced. Schellenberg played an "important role" in drug smuggling and was potentially in...More..

Elizabeth Warren Is Running for President in 2020 :: Politics :: News :: Elizabeth Warren
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Elizabeth Warren Is Running for President in 2020 :: Politics :: News :: Elizabeth Warren

Warren filed papers creating an exploratory presidential committee. The Obama-establishment Democrats will line up behind Joe Biden's candidacy, if he runs. "The timing of Warren's announcement-on New Year'...More..

Yemeni mother who fought Trump travel ban says goodbye to son
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Yemeni mother who fought Trump travel ban says goodbye to son

Two-year-old Abdullah Hassan died Friday at a hospital in Oakland following public outcry when his Yemeni mother could not get a visa to see him, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) said Friday ...More..

Data Breach Leaks 1,000 North Korean Defectors' Details
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Data Breach Leaks 1,000 North Korean Defectors' Details

Speculation is that the USA will review its existing defense cost-sharing treaties with South Korea , Japan , and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) to impose heavier burdens on the partners from n...More..

Brother Of Murdered California Officer Gets Emotional Thanking Law Enforcement
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Brother Of Murdered California Officer Gets Emotional Thanking Law Enforcement

The suspect in the shooting death of Singh, Christianson continued, crossed the border illegally. His spokesman said Friday that if the suspect was a known gang member, police could have informed federal a...More..

Migrants detained on Kent beach after risking their lives crossing English Channel
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Migrants detained on Kent beach after risking their lives crossing English Channel

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson said the armed forces were ready to offer help if needed, but there had not been any requests from the Home Office . "We've put a big fence up to prevent people from access...More..

White House says shutdown ball is in Dem's court
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

White House says shutdown ball is in Dem's court

In his almost two years in office, Mr Trump has fired or forced out six Cabinet officials, shuffled two others into different posts and seen the most high-profile woman in his administration announce her resi...More..

Before the parliamentary elections: Bangladesh the mobile Internet throttling
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Before the parliamentary elections: Bangladesh the mobile Internet throttling

A RAB spokesperson said that Bangladesh's elite security force had arrested eight men for spreading rumours on social media ahead of Sunday's poll. At least six people have been killed in campaign-related cla...More..

Hanover airport shut after auto driven near runway
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Hanover airport shut after auto driven near runway

Local media report that the airport's terminals remain open to travellers. Bomb disposal experts were examining the vehicle. Police officers were able to stop and detain the driver. Airport staff announced fl...More..

Bahrain says work in Syria embassy 'continuing' after UAE move
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Bahrain says work in Syria embassy 'continuing' after UAE move

Bahraini Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa said in a Twitter post that his country had not broken off diplomatic ties with Syria "despite hard circumstances" - a reference to Syria's almost ...More..

Nancy Pelosi is vacationing at Hawaii resort during government shutdown
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Nancy Pelosi is vacationing at Hawaii resort during government shutdown

Despite placing blame for the government shutdown exclusively on Trump and Republicans, Pelosi - who will likely succeed Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) as Speaker of the House - was spotted at the Fairmont Orchid resort th...More..

Suspect in death of California officer arrested
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Suspect in death of California officer arrested

Christianson said Virgen and Quiroz were also in the United States illegally. The suspect belonged to Sureños street gangs, he said. Singh. Police said Virgen was arrested in Hanford, Calif. Toor also shared ...More..

Bomb strikes tourist bus near Egypt's Giza Pyramids
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Bomb strikes tourist bus near Egypt's Giza Pyramids

No one has claimed responsibility. The bomb went off when the bus went by, authorities said. Security services were immediately dispatched to the area and have opened an investigation into the explosion, the ...More..

Trump's Afghanistan withdrawal plans put military in tough spot
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Trump's Afghanistan withdrawal plans put military in tough spot

When Trump made a decision to pull US troops out of Syria, he reportedly ignored the advice of his closest advisers, including Mattis, who had warned the president that ISIS still was still active in the region...More..

Trump threatens to shut border if no wall money
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Trump threatens to shut border if no wall money

No votes were scheduled this week in the House or Senate as congressional leaders agreed to not bring a bill to the floor unless it was agreed to between Democrats and President Trump . Democrats along with a ...More..

Iraqi lawmakers demand complete US withdrawal after 'arrogant’ Trump visit
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Iraqi lawmakers demand complete US withdrawal after 'arrogant’ Trump visit

From Iraq , Air Force One traveled to the Ramstein Air Base , the primary U.S. military hub in Germany. Media captionWas Trump right to say IS is beaten? "We want to fight where it is meaningful", he said ...More..

Saudi king demotes FM in revamp seen as whitewash
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Saudi king demotes FM in revamp seen as whitewash

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud signs documents during the 2019 budget meeting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia . "The King made a decision and I can't even imagine on what grounds someone in America ...More..

Assad's forces must fill void left by US, Russia tells Turkey
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Assad's forces must fill void left by US, Russia tells Turkey

Alarmed by a US decision to leave Syria, Kurdish leaders who run much of the north are urging Russian Federation and its ally Damascus to send forces to shield the border from the threat of a Turkish offensive....More..

Russian Federation claims to have hypersonic, nuclear-capable missiles ready for deployment
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Russian Federation claims to have hypersonic, nuclear-capable missiles ready for deployment

Russian President Vladimir Putin has today overseen a test of a new hypersonic glide vehicle, declaring that the weapon is impossible to intercept and will ensure the country's security for decades to come. As ...More..

Trump, Visiting Troops in Iraq, Makes False Claims About Raising Military Pay
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Trump, Visiting Troops in Iraq, Makes False Claims About Raising Military Pay

Last chance to take advantage of our best offer of the year! For the first time since he became president two years ago, Donald Trump visited American troops in a conflict zone - Iraq . Qais Khazali, the...More..

Locals on edge after Indonesia tsunami
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Locals on edge after Indonesia tsunami

Scientists have said the tsunami's waves were recorded in several places at about a metre high, but residents of Sumur insisted they towered more than three metres. A tsunami that slammed into the beaches of In...More..