Stories about Worldwide

Aug 22 2017

'Historic' flash floods in Kansas City leave people stranded

A woman held onto a tree above raging Indian Creek flood waters early Tuesday morning as rescue crews worked to set up a rescue operation. Emergency crews also responde...

Aug 22 2017

SEA Games 29: Petanque athlete brings home gold

Headed by skipper Mika Reyes, 2015 flag bearer Alyssa Valdez, playmaker Kim Fajardo, and Jaja Santiago, among others, the Philippine squad will commence its 2017 SEA Game...

Aug 22 2017

China Is Reviving the World's Fastest Train

The national rejuvenation slogan is being promoted by Chinese president Xi Jinping. After the accident that claimed the lives of 43 people, China reduced the speed limit ...

Aug 22 2017

Missouri man faces execution despite new DNA evidence

Gipson also cited previous DNA evidence showing that hairs found on Gayle's shirt, fingernails, and footprints at the scene, did not belong to Williams either. In an edit...

Aug 22 2017

Police Clear Unattended Package Along White House Fence

It is unknown at this time if the package is related to the evacuation of the North Lawn. Pedestrian traffic in the area is restricted as police remain in the area. Acc...

Aug 22 2017

South Korea and USA launch Ulchi Freedom Guardian drills

The North Korean leader has threatened to launch missiles into waters near the US territory of Guam and on Tuesday the military presented him with plans for a launch. I...

Aug 22 2017

Iran rejects joint military operation with Turkey against PKK

During the meeting, the two sides discussed the latest regional and global developments as well as prospects of further cooperation and coordination on a number of issues...

Aug 22 2017

This video is why WWE will never turn John Cena heel

That's certainly the case for professional wrestler and WWE superstar John Cena , who had the opportunity to read some of the letters he received from fans that took...

Aug 22 2017

Pilot, passenger killed in plane crash near Madras airport

The fire has been extinguished and officials said it is no longer a threat to the area. Officials with the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the cr...

Aug 22 2017

South Korea's Moon Confident There'll Be No War With North

Mr Trump tweeted on Wednesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had "made a very wise and well reasoned decision", amid indications that he does not immediately pl...

Aug 22 2017

Indonesian hackers target Malaysian websites after flag fiasco

A group of Indonesian hackers has defaced a total of 27 Malaysian websites following an incident during the 29 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in which organizers hoisted an ...

Aug 22 2017

[Editorial] President Moon emphasizes need for peaceful solutions in Liberation Day address

Speaking at a press conference in the capital Seoul, Moon maintained his stance that the North Korean nuclear threat must be resolved by peaceful means. Payne told the ...

Aug 22 2017

Chelsea Clinton Defends Barron Trump After Media Outlet Bashes His Fashion Choices

President Donald Trump walks with first lady Melania Trump and their son Barron (L) on the South Lawn of the White House upon their return to Washington D.C., after a vac...

Aug 22 2017

US Pacific commander: Remains of sailors found

A damage control response prevented further flooding, it said. The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore said: "There is no report of oil pollution and traffic in th...

Aug 22 2017

Powerball jackpot soars to reach $650 million

In the last drawing alone, Missouri Lottery players won more than $2.5 million in prizes, including two $1 million winners and four winners of $50,000 each. Players m...

Aug 22 2017

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull condemns homophobic posters in gay marriage debate

Neo-Nazis have reportedly put up posters in Australian cities depicting a child cowering below two people brandishing rainbow belts, citing widely discredited research li...

Aug 22 2017

Opposition calls on United States to move nuclear weapons to South Korea

The Korean Red Cross plays a role in arranging reunions of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War and handling humanitarian assistance to North Korea . The annual ...

Aug 22 2017

Hundreds Show Up at Broadmoor Library to View Eclipse

The video also shows a view of the eclipse from space showing the moon as a tiny dot in front of the sun. Robert Hayes, the Community Services librarian, said people we...

Aug 22 2017

Amber Alert issued for missing 9-year-old out of Santa Maria

As a result of an investigation at the scene, the Amber Alert was issued, according to Santa Maria police. Konstantin Morozov is considered a "person of interest" in ...

Aug 22 2017

United States slaps sanctions on Chinese, Russians over N Korea support

Among those blacklisted are a company based in Hong Kong accused of helping finance Pyongyang's ballistic missile program; three Chinese coal companies that the US says i...