Stories about Worldwide

Jul 30 2017

Barcelona's Messi scores minutes into Miami Clasico vs. Real Madrid

Kovacic pulled a goal back for Madrid in the 14th minute when he evaded a tackle and cooly picked his spot to hand the Spanish champions a lifeline. Neymar was howev...

Jul 30 2017

Arab Foreign Ministers Meet In Bahrain

Last month, the four countries cut ties and trade links with the oil-rich Gulf state over its alleged support for terrorist groups and its relationship with Iran. Several...

Jul 30 2017

Trump criticises China over North Korea

The KCNA quoted Kim as saying that the launch reaffirmed the reliability of the country's ICBM system and an ability to fire at "random regions and locations at random ...

Jul 30 2017

With or without Obamacare, health-care costs are battering the middle class

On Friday, Trump again suggested his administration would let the Obamacare program "implode". "This is what you get when you have a president with no fixed princip...

Jul 30 2017

Newspaper: Floods and power outages as Taiwan battered by Typhoon Nesat

Much of the island came to a standstill on Saturday after Nesat made landfall in the eastern county of Yilan, whipping up massive waves of over 15 metres and dumping up t...

Jul 30 2017

MI fairs focus on carnival ride safety after OH accident

Bruce said fewer than half of the rides at the state fair are expected to begin running again Friday afternoon. Rides similar to the Fire Ball were being shut down at o...

Jul 30 2017

U.S. military says is conducted 'successful' THAAD missile test over Pacific Ocean

The "Flight Experiment THAAD" test was aimed at gathering " threat data from a THAAD interceptor in flight ", according to the United States military. The Missile Defens...

Jul 30 2017

Man charged with rape of 14-year-old girl attacked twice

A 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted at Witton station in Birmingham last Tuesday night. The girl had walked with a friend to a train station, where she was led aw...

Jul 30 2017

Trump ousts chief of staff Priebus amid White House infighting

Some individual police departments also issued statements rejecting Trump's advice, as did civil liberties advocates. Of all the sackings that have come and have ...

Jul 30 2017

Trump's "political commissar" Scaramucci makes his first "kill", chief of staff Priebus

Priebus, the former Republican National Committee head, was the frequent target of rumors about his job security amid infighting and confusion within the White House and ...

Jul 30 2017

In blow to Trump, Senate rejects Obamacare repeal

The Senate voted 51 to 49 against the repeal legislation, secretly drafted by the Republican leadership without public hearings or any debate within or with Democra...

Jul 30 2017

Clouds, break for sun this afternoon, brisk & cool; Mostly sunny, pleasant Sunday

So again, expect several days of heat and humidity with those instability storms for the end of the week and continuing into at least the first part of next weekend. High...

Jul 30 2017

20 years of U.S. trade with Russian Federation

Lawmakers said they also made adjustments so the sanctions on Russia's energy sector didn't undercut the ability of US allies in Europe to get access to oil and gas res...

Jul 30 2017

President Trump receives Russian Federation sanctions bill for his signature or veto

Russia's action, outlined in a statement from the Foreign Ministry, came a day after the Senate voted for new sanctions against Russian Federation, putting Presiden...

Jul 30 2017

Colombia 'will not recognise' Venezuela assembly vote

Already, 113 people have died in four months of protests. Opinion polls show that more than 70 percent of the country is opposed to the election. The US, the European...

Jul 30 2017

Philander discharged from hospital, cleared to play

Among the other five England bowlers to have also achieved the feat is fellow Middlesex seamer Richard Johnson, who coached Roland-Jones at the reigning county champion...

Jul 30 2017

Japan: NKorea fires possible missile, could land off Japan

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said the test proved that the entire US was within striking range, state media reported. North Korea has conducted a new Interconti...

Jul 30 2017

Trump tweets that the effort to repeal Obamacare 'is not dead!'

Multiple Republican colleagues, including Vice President Mike Pence, engaged in animated conversations with the Arizona senator who has long cherished his reputation as a...

Jul 30 2017

Five killed, several injured in Mogadishu bomb blast

Witnesses said the luxury vehicle blew up after it was stopped and seized by the Police at the checkpoint. The explosion was described by Reuters as "huge".

Jul 30 2017

North Korea launches test missile capable of reaching US

President Kim Jong Un said the missile showed that all of the United States was within striking distance but US authorities characterized that as an exaggeration. Penta...