Stories about Worldwide

Jul 24 2017

Israel under pressure over holy site, shooting at Amman embassy

After nightfall, a Palestinian sneaked into a home in the Israeli settlement of Halamish in the West Bank and stabbed to death three Israelis. The nations that make up ...

Jul 24 2017

Democrats open to single-payer health insurance, a party leader says

Bernie Sanders made single payer a primary focus of his 2016 presidential campaign . For now, Schumer says components include focusing on lowering prescription drug pric...

Jul 24 2017

Parents accused of giving opioids to baby on day she was born

Cannon said he ran into the sliding glass doors at the entrance of the store and dropped the auto seat - causing it and his daughter to roll several times. On June 28, ...

Jul 24 2017

Boris Johnson jokes traditional Maori greeting could start Glasgow pub fight

While there he was greeted with a hongi, the Maori welcome which involves two people pressing their noses together. 'Though it might be misinterpreted in a pub in Glasg...

Jul 24 2017

Space scientist and former Isro chairman Udupi Ramachandra Rao dies at 85

Condoling the loss, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted, "Saddened by demise of renowned scientist, Professor UR Rao". At that time, India was heavily dependent on R...

Jul 24 2017

Isner beats Aussie Ebden for ATP Newport title

John Isner joined Greg Rusedski and Vijay Amritraj in Newport lore by winning a third title at the Hall of Fame Championships, on Sunday in the final beating Aussie qual...

Jul 24 2017

Royal family backs Machel's action against Mandela's doctor

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Mandela's ex-wife and a prominent figure in the anti-apartheid movement, was with her former husband when he died, according to Ramlakan, a for...

Jul 24 2017

More attacks likely in Southeast Asia after Marawi

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has asked congress to extend martial law on the Island of Mindanao until the end of the year. The report from the Institute fo...

Jul 24 2017

Hot and humid start to the weekend with more rain chances ahead

The greatest threat that would come from those powerful storms would be strong, damaging winds, and potentially hail. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Sunday ...

Jul 24 2017

Jordan Spieth puts together incredible finish to win British Open

On the horizon is a chance to join Jack Nicklaus as the only players to win three different majors at age 23. The third round at Royal Birkdale has improved with the we...

Jul 24 2017

Sanjay Kothari appointed Secretary to new President

Chairman of Public Enterprises Selection Board Sanjay Kothari as been appointed secretary to Kovind while noted columnist and former journalist Ashok Malik will join as t...

Jul 24 2017

12-hour flash flood watch issued for 5 counties in northern Arizona

Hazardous weather is hitting the area, prompting a flash flood and severe thunderstorm watch, according to the National Weather Service. Monday will be partly sunny wit...

Jul 24 2017

Brush fire burns in Warner Springs

The blaze, called the Lost fire, charred more than 255 acres and was 40 percent contained, Cal Fire Capt. Kendal Bortisser said Sunday. The cause remains under investig...

Jul 24 2017

Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak ends tenure at Washington embassy

On May 18, Russia's State Duma (lower house of parliament) International Affairs Committee endorsed Deputy Foreign Minister Anatoly Antonov as Ambassador to the USA, a so...

Jul 24 2017

What Trump's team is saying on pardons

Questioned further about the source who claimed to have inside knowledge of Russia , Scaramucci then revealed his name. The source turned out to be Trump. "Let me tell...

Jul 24 2017

New Trump communications director promises crackdown on media leaks

Scaramucci fired back. Wow, that was easy. The column ran just weeks before the Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary. In either scenario, a large swath of the GOP elect...

Jul 24 2017

Battling Spieth produces sensational finish for first Open title

Dream day for him . At one stage McIlroy had closed to within four shots of the lead and birdied the ninth and 11th holes with an eagle on the 17th. Over the next four...

Jul 24 2017

Scaramucci vows 'dramatic action' to plug White House leaks

Following the shock announcement on Friday, he said President Donald Trump's White House "could benefit from a clean slate". The interview was with Breitbart 's ...

Jul 24 2017

Danilo joins City from Madrid, providing versatility at back

California's Levi's Stadium plays host to the International Champions Cup clash, in the first meeting of these sides since Louis van Gaal's United defeated Madrid 3-...

Jul 24 2017

The smoking age in New Jersey will soon be 21 years old

The rules would ban schools from forcing transgender students from using bathrooms that conflict with their gender identities. About halfway down the release of newly s...