Stories about Worldwide

Jul 26 2017

Florida Teen Wins $26000 A Year For Life Off $1 Scratch-Off

She bought the ticket from Buddy Boys Country Store on Country Road 13, south of State Road 16 in St. Johns County. The store will also receive a $20,000 bonus commissi...

Jul 25 2017

Libyan rivals commit to ceasefire

It needs the political support and military might of General Haftar, whose army controls most of the east and south of country. "This is a powerful act", Macron told repo...

Jul 25 2017

Success not an option for some on health care

Blake Farenthold of Texas is angry with some fellow Republicans in the Senate who are balking at parts of legislation to overturn "Obamacare". But according to NBC rep...

Jul 25 2017

Trump Tweet May Have Confirmed The Existence Of A Covert CIA Program

Analysts have said that the latest remarks by U.S. officials regarding the Syrian regime of President Bashar Al-Assad suggests that Washington is taking a stricter ...

Jul 25 2017

But larger American Psychiatric Association abides by 'Goldwater Rule'

The American Psychological Association told Stat News that they "prefer" their members don't comment on the psychology of public figures, but that they don't have a Gol...

Jul 25 2017

England win fourth ICC Women's World Cup crown after thriller at Lord's

Just days before the final Ian Shrubsole, Anya's father, tweeted a picture of his then nine-year-old daughter watching him play in a club final at Lord's, with the captio...

Jul 25 2017

A manatee to replace a Confederate monument? A South Florida debate

Anthony Pusateri started a Change.org petition that proposes replacing a local Confederate monument with a statue of Snooty. This past weekend, Snooty, the world's...

Jul 25 2017

Scottish slot for BBC's bumper 2018 Biggest Weekend music festival

The BBC says the four music network stations will also work with 1Xtra, the Asian Network, the BBC's radio services in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, and BBC ...

Jul 25 2017

British trade minister challenged to eat chlorinated chicken in public

However, as soon as Britain leaves the European Union, so-called Big Food lobbyists in America will be pushing any potential US-UK trade deal to include such controvers...

Jul 25 2017

Israel dismantles metal detectors from Jerusalem shrine

It said police would increase the deployment of forces until the new measures are in place. The 37-acre holy site in Jerusalem's Old City sits on the fault line of th...

Jul 25 2017

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort subpoenaed by Senate committee

A spokesperson for Manafort previously confirmed to CNN that he had received a request to testify on Wednesday. "While the Judiciary Committee was willing to cooperate ...

Jul 25 2017

Oh My: Susan Collins Caught Calling Texas Representative 'Unattractive'

Sen. Collins has accepted Rep. Farenthold's apology for the duel, and she has apologized for calling him fat. "Yes", Reed answered. "I think - I think he's insane. At t...

Jul 25 2017

Sri Lanka clears revised deal for Hambantota port

Sri Lanka's cabinet has cleared a hitherto controversial Chinese built port deal after substantial changes. Though details of the new agreement have not been made publi...

Jul 25 2017

Rex Tillerson is Thinking about Handing his Resignation

Another source familiar with the situation told Reuters that Tillerson is "very upset at not having autonomy, independence and control over his own department and the abi...

Jul 25 2017

Tulsa teacher captures worldwide attention, raises thousands after panhandling

A teacher in Oklahoma has taken to panhandling to make a statement, and it's become a statement that's gone viral. After one Oklahoma teacher chose to go to great len...

Jul 25 2017

Kushner denies setting up secret links to Russia

In speaking to Congress, Mr Kushner has become the first member of the president's inner circle to face questions from investigators probing allegations of Russian meddli...

Jul 25 2017

Footage Released of US Soldiers Shot Dead at Military Base in Jordan

The gunman, 39, denied the charges and maintained in court that he heard gunshots and opened fire on a convoy transporting USA soldiers, believing the base was under atta...

Jul 25 2017

Police officer injured after suspect threatens officers with knife

Officers nearby restrained the man. The attacker pulled out a knife and shouted the Arabic phrase "God is Great", striking the officer in the finger, an official said. ...

Jul 25 2017

Robbers don Trump masks for heists

The man then ducks after lighting the fuse, causing a blast, as per the Italian daily La Stampa. In closed circuit footage of one of the robberies, one of the brothers ...

Jul 25 2017

The hilarious Chrissy Teigen tweet that made Donald Trump block her

Ch-ch-check it out (below)! Time reports the model has been hassling Donald Trump on Twitter since at least 2011 and was finally blocked this week after tweeting "l...