Stories about Worldwide

Sep 01 2017

Kenya Supreme Court cancels election results

It is the first time a Kenyan court has nullified an election result. The rejected votes will play a key role in deciding whether President Kenyatta met the threshold o...

Sep 01 2017

Kenya Supreme Court Cancels Presidential Election

Kenya's Supreme Court has overturned the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta, citing irregularities in last month's election. It is the first time a Kenyan court ha...

Sep 01 2017

Houston officer Steve Perez drowns in flood while heading to work

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said this kind of behavior will not be tolerated. "Unfortunately in the darkness, Sgt. Perez drove into an underpass that's about 16.5...

Sep 01 2017

Coast Guard rescued 17 people, dog after Hurricane Harvey

Four folks aboard the Signet Enterprise were airlifted safely after the boat began taking on water. Four people were saved when the boat called the "Signet Express" was...

Sep 01 2017

Trump insists Mexico will pay for border wall

It was the symbolic centerpiece of his campaign, a vessel into which people could pour all of their disappointments and resentments over a changing country many felt wa...

Sep 01 2017

Japan's factories sustain solid growth in August as orders quicken: PMI

The Caixin readings followed a similarly stronger-than-expected official manufacturing survey on Thursday, though the official reading had shown a softening in export ord...

Sep 01 2017

Lucknow: teacher slapped class 3 Boy for 40 times

Following the incident, the video clip of the teacher slapping, hitting and dragging the boy went viral on the social media. It annoyed the teacher to such an extent that...

Sep 01 2017

Longmont rescue team heads to Texas to help save animals

Sponsored by the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service, TX-TF1 has members from more than 60 agencies and companies throughout Texas, according to its website. "Origina...

Sep 01 2017

Increased patrols for Labor Day Weekend

Motorists planning to travel during the holiday weekend are urged to lower speeds when weather conditions are encountered. However, according to the release, ODOT makes...

Sep 01 2017

Police step up traffic enforcement over Labor Day weekend

Other agencies will continue the high-visibility crackdown through the holiday. For details regarding specific projects, motorists are encouraged to contact their local...

Sep 01 2017

Gas Prices Jump in Virginia, as Refineries Shut Down by Harvey

Valero's refineries in Corpus Christi and Three Rivers suffered damage, and it is unclear when they will reopen. According to GasBuddy historical data, gasoline pric...

Sep 01 2017

United Kingdom and Japan aim for trade deal straight after Brexit

After a weekend that saw one newspaper claim to know the date in 2019 when May is planning to quit, the premier jumped at the chance to stop the rumor mill during a visit...

Sep 01 2017

CNN's Brianna Keilar Presents Kasich and Hickenlooper With Potential 2020 Campaign Mock-Ups

Hickenlooper said at a press conference at the Colorado State Capitol on Thursday morning. "These are very cautious, pragmatic efforts to maintain the stability of the in...

Sep 01 2017

Trump offers flag-waving optimism in visit to Harvey's path

Because of the ongoing bad weather, it is still unclear if he will visit the most damaged areas of Houston. The devastating storm has dumped more than 2 feet of rain, s...

Sep 01 2017

How to Watch Brazil vs. Ecuador

As is always the case, Brazil will play to win, especially before a home crowd. The 25-year-old striker is sure to get a hero's welcome once he steps onto the field at th...

Sep 01 2017

Trump offers sympathies to Harvey victims

The White House pool report described the first lady as wearing "black cigarette trousers, an Army green bomber jacket, aviator sunglasses, and high pumps". She stepped o...

Sep 01 2017

Steve Mnuchin Won't Commit to Putting Harriet Tubman on $20 Bill

What's clear is that Trump wants Jackson to remain on the $20 bill, and not because he believes currency should only be altered for security purposes, but because, as ...

Sep 01 2017

Harvey promises rain for Charlotte area

Friday afternoon, the warm front will lift north, which could cause twisting wind currents that could generate isolated tornadoes. The tornado threat will exist for mos...

Sep 01 2017

Walmart promises to donate up to $20 million in Harvey relief efforts

This isn't the first time Walmart has helped with disaster relief and recovery. So far, more than 35,000 people have sought refuge at Red Cross and partner shelters f...

Sep 01 2017

Kim Jong-un watched firing of intermediate-range Hwasong-12 missile: KCNA

Let's begin with North Korea's statement on its latest missile launch The regime has confirmed what many had suspected - that it fired its intermediate range Hwasong-...