Stories about Worldwide

Apr 19 2017

United Nations mission in Haiti to close by October

She added that she was sexually abused for next three years by more than 50 peacekeepers and a commandant offered 75 cents to her. She said a United Nations peacekeeper...

Apr 19 2017

Death toll in Sri Lanka garbage mound collapse rises to 27

A. "The main obstacle is that we don't have a clear idea of how many people are buried as nobody is claiming that their relatives are missing, unlike on previous occasion...

Apr 18 2017

North Korea's missile launch threatens whole world, South says

Trump has dispatched the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson and an accompanying battle group to the Korean peninsula. The state TV also showed several KN-08 missiles bein...

Apr 18 2017

Trump claims immunity as president from protesters' lawsuit

Lawyers for Alvin Bamberger, a man seen pushing a young African-American woman during the rally, maintained that Bamberger acted "in response to - and inspired by - Trump...

Apr 18 2017

Prince Harry sought counselling on Princess Diana's death and public life strain

He said he shut down his emotions after Diana's death, which had "a quite serious effect on not only my personal life but my work as well". "When no one listens to you,...

Apr 18 2017

Turnbull works on strategic ties in India

He also called for working closely with members of the East Asia Summit and the Indian Ocean rim countries to pursue common interests. On Tuesday, Mr Turnbull will take...

Apr 18 2017

Multi-state search targets suspect in Facebook video murder

Stephens didn't know his victim and police did not release his motive. "He said this (was) the last time I was going to see him", recalled Green, 53. "So far there ...

Apr 18 2017

Japan PM: NKorea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles

Foreign journalists visiting North Korea gather in Pyongyang for what is rumored to be "a big and important event ". North Korea displayed what appeared to be new lon...

Apr 18 2017

Both Showtime and HBO to show Joshua-Klitschko fight

Recently we saw Klitschko attempt to get the trash talk started with a freaky and out-of-character series of tweets about his upcoming opponent. HBO's re-broadcast will...

Apr 18 2017

Dems ask FBI to suspend Kushner's security clearance

Raskin, whose Maryland district includes Bethesda, Chevy Chase and Silver Spring noted that Trump's former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn was sacked for not disc...

Apr 18 2017

Trump defends Syria strike on Twitter

He then called on Russian Federation to do "everything possible to bring about a political settlement in Syria and work with the rest of the global community to ensure ...

Apr 18 2017

Opposition to challenge votes on expanding Erdogan's powers

Turks living overseas cast their ballots on April 9, but their results will be released on Sunday along with those of the voters inside Turkey. Response from Europe, wh...

Apr 18 2017

Top seed Celtics carry expectations into matchup with Bulls

The last time the Celtics made it out of the first round was in 2012. Now they're hoping one of their biggest tormenters in that series, offseason pickup Al Horford , w...

Apr 18 2017

Pence: North Korea 'provocation' shows the risk to military

Amid Mr Pence's visit, the US and South Korea launched a joint air force military exercise aimed at ensuring readiness against the threat from the North. "Either China wi...

Apr 18 2017

South Africans hold nationwide protests against President Jacob Zuma

Those fired included finance minister Parvin Gordhan, a well-respected ANC politician who had been leading anti-graft activities in government and efforts to attract fore...

Apr 18 2017

Marine Le Pen blasted by Israel over Holocaust comments

She added: "I think that generally speaking if there are people responsible, it's those who were in power at the time. It is not France". "In reality, our children have b...

Apr 18 2017

Small plane crashes next to Lisbon-area supermarket; 5 dead

The plane went down in a residential area, about 150m from a school. Four people were aboard the plane. El Mundo also reports that a Portuguese person unloading a tru...

Apr 18 2017

Bulls top Celtics 106-102; Thomas plays after sister's death

Al Horford had 19 points, seven rebounds and eight assists, and Avery Bradley scored 14 for Boston . Game 2 in the first-round series is Tuesday night in Boston . On...

Apr 18 2017

San Bernardino school looks to recover after killings

San Bernardino city schools superintendent Dale Marsden briefs reporters at police headquarters in San Bernardino , Calif ., Tuesday, April 11, 2017. However, his Face...

Apr 18 2017

Libor did hit bank bosses, just not the right ones

But in new evidence reported on Monday by the BBC , a banker at Barclays is heard on tape in October 2008 telling a colleague that the bank was under pressure from the U...