Stories about Worldwide

Aug 16 2017

$3M Lawsuit filed in Charlottesville auto attack

In a criminal complaint , siblings Micah and Tadrint Washington say they were on their way home when murder suspect James Alex Fields Jr . deliberately crashed into t...

Aug 16 2017

Wichita State to hold solar eclipse parties

The solar eclipse will cross the USA from OR to SC over the course of an hour-and-a-half and 14 U.S. states will experience night-like darkness for approximately two mi...

Aug 16 2017

Carolina Panthers sign LB Thomas Davis to contract extension

Thomas Davis had a standout career at the University of Georgia and, despite some major injuries, has had a very strong career in the NFL. "It's a situation where I ha...

Aug 16 2017

Should Statues Of Slave Owner George Washington Be Torn Down, Too?

He also criticised "alt-left" groups that he claimed were "very, very violent" when they sought to confront the nationalist and Nazi groups, again saying there is "blam...

Aug 16 2017

Barack Obama's Post-Charlottesville Tweet Becomes Most-Liked Ever

With over 2.8 million "likes, ' Mr Obama's tweet is the most 'liked" tweet on the microblogging platform. Quoting South African political leader late Nelson Mandela , ...

Aug 16 2017

Obama Charlottesville tweet is now the most liked ever

The second most-liked tweet now belongs to Ariana Grande , whose 2017 after the deadly Manchester bombing attack at her concert received 2,703,448 likes. Civil War. ...

Aug 16 2017

Seoul warns U.S. against unilateral military action on N Korea

World stocks rose on Monday along with U.S. Treasury yields and the U.S. dollar as investors regained an appetite for riskier investments. The nation has been threate...

Aug 16 2017

Economic Implications of a Conflict with North Korea

The Australian Defence Force will take part in "war games" exercises next week alongside the US and South Korea in a move that is expected ratchet up tensions even furthe...

Aug 16 2017

Bannon vs. Murdoch, Breitbart vs. WSJ: The proxy war over Trump

Under pressure from moderate Republicans to fire Bannon, Trump declined to publicly back him on Tuesday, although he left his options open . McMaster, Trump's national...

Aug 16 2017

Central Intelligence Agency chief: Nothing imminent' in standoff with North Korea

Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo has offered assurances there is "nothing imminent" in the USA standoff with nuclear-armed North Korea , but said he will...

Aug 16 2017

Scores killed as Boko Haram hits Borno

A female bomber reportedly detonated explosives strapped to her body, killing herself and 27 others. Borno State , located in Nigeria's northeast region, is a flash-po...

Aug 16 2017

Gov. Abbott signs abortion, annexation bills into law

The state Senate in July passed Senate Bill 6 , limiting transgender people's restroom access in public schools and local government buildings, but it did not even rece...

Aug 16 2017

Trump Aide Calls Some Attendees of Charlottesville White Nationalist Rally 'Good People'

It's not affiliated with the university and no student groups are sponsoring it, the letter explains. The letter goes on to detail that UF lets third parties rent out s...

Aug 16 2017

Gold Hits Two-Month High on North Korea Tensions

The most influential movers on the index included Royal Bank of Canada, which rose 1.1 percent to C$93.54, and Bank of Nova Scotia, which advanced 1 percent to C$77.45. T...

Aug 16 2017

Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri send Independence Day message from Sri Lanka

Even though the Indian team is in a foreign land as India celebrates its 71st Independence Day, but their patriotism couldn't be hindered by the distance. While Pandya ha...

Aug 16 2017

Iran warns of quitting nuclear agreement

He has defended the nominations for his new Cabinet, which includes no women. In January 2016, the United States lifted most of its sanctions on Iran after getting...

Aug 16 2017

Buhari condoles Koroma over Sierra Leone's mudslide

Homes in the hilltop community of Regent were engulfed after part of Sugar Loaf mountain collapsed following heavy rain early on Monday. According to the release, Presi...

Aug 16 2017

Apple, Facebook & others band together against warrantless location tracking

The companies signed a brief asking the Supreme Court to consider the impact it has on privacy. Police in the investigation were able to obtain months' worth of locatio...

Aug 16 2017

Manchester terror victims' families to receive $324000 each

The spokesman added that the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund would continue to provide financial assistance to those affected by the devastating terror attack . This...

Aug 16 2017

Union Boss Quits Trump Council, Complains It Never Was Going To Work

Jeff Immelt will remain on the council while he is the chairman of the company. "From his anti-American proposal to ban Muslims to his horrendous comments about women ...