Stories about Worldwide

Sep 06 2017

Protesters in Minneapolis march against rescinding of DACA

Late last week, top US executives at a number of companies, business groups and academic institutions collaborated in voicing support for Deferred Action for Childhood Ar...

Sep 06 2017

Police 'Stop' Samajwadi Party Workers From Boarding Lucknow Metro

It was a shocking start to the much-awaited Lucknow Metro on Wednesday morning after the second metro train got stuck in the middle of the track due to some technical g...

Sep 06 2017

USA to soften demands in Ottawa NAFTA talks: former trade rep

Eight of Arizona's nine members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer asking that any changes to NAFTA reg...

Sep 06 2017

SNP condemns plans to restrict European Union migrants after Brexit

The document, dated August 2017 and marked "extremely sensitive" has not been agreed by Cabinet and could be significantly changed before being officially published. TUC ...

Sep 06 2017

UTC To Buy Rockwell Collins in $30B Deal

UTC already owns aircraft engine maker Pratt & Whitney and now manufactures other airplane parts. Aerospace suppliers have been under pressure from aircraft manufacture...

Sep 06 2017

EU Migrant Relocation Scheme Faces Court Challenge

The judges rejected an appeal in Slovakia and Hungary . Gabriel added: "We can also expect now, and we do expect, that all European partners will keep to the verdict an...

Sep 06 2017

Scots could soon get cash back for returning cans and plastic bottles

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has today announced a deposit return scheme for plastic bottles and cans will be rolled out across the country. "After a decade in offi...

Sep 06 2017

Israel Begins the Largest Military Exercises in 19 Years

Security Council meeting on UNIFIL's mandate in southern Lebanon, the Russians purportedly lobbied for the removal of all references to Hezbollah in the resolution's text...

Sep 06 2017

These states consider legal action to challenge DACA repeal

As an undocumented immigrant, she said DACA gave her the ability to legally work, drive a vehicle, and expand her potential. Reagan also said that "POTUS needs to lea...

Sep 06 2017

Lenovo's adware push will cost it $3.5 million in fines

Several months after the affected laptops' release, the bug was discovered and named Superfish , the company behind the flawed software. The software functioned as a s...

Sep 06 2017

Starbucks Summons The Great Pumpkin Spice Latte via Facebook Live

Peter Dukes, the product manager responsible for now iconic autumn drink said in a Starbucks press release that "it's taken on a life of its own". "We may be at peak sp...

Sep 06 2017

Who's inaccurate, Ohio State's Barrett or critics?

They didn't regret the decision to use Dobbins. The 23rd-ranked Horned Frogs, the only team from Texas in the Top 25, are a 3-point favorite against an SEC club that beat...

Sep 06 2017

Students kicked out of class for 'Make America Great Again' shirts

She tossed two students from her class for wearing " Make America Great Again " t-shirts, which she compared to a neo-Nazi slogan. The statement said the teacher's ...

Sep 06 2017

Severe storm Tuesday could bring strong winds, hail to MA

Hail damage to vehicles is possible as well as wind damage to trees and power lines, according to NWS. To check the forecast for your neighborhood, visit the National ...

Sep 06 2017

Queiroz considers Syria match very important in World Cup qualification

Son will experience his second career World Cup next year. Harry Kane, who has NEVER scored a goal in August, is 2/1 . If Syria wins against Iran , Korea will dro...

Sep 06 2017

Deputy shoots newspaper photographer after confusing his tripod and camera for gun

Reports are coming in that photographer Andy Grimm , a photojournalist, had left the office on Monday night to take pictures of the lightning before the storms came in. ...

Sep 06 2017

ANU Australia's second best university in Times Higher Education global rankings

The National University of Singapore is the highest-ranking from the region, at 22nd place, up from 24th. A key factor behind the rise in fortunes of the UK's highest...

Sep 06 2017

Flood insurance: Know what's covered under your policy

Homeowner's insurance may cover damages from busted pipes, or rain falling in a home through a damaged roof. It would be unfair to drop the program at the drop of a hat...

Sep 06 2017

Houston Rockets sold to local billionaire

Rockets Chief Executive Officer Tad Brown said the team was put on the market in July. Businessman and philanthropist Tilman Fertitta is taking the reins of the Ho...

Sep 06 2017

ASU president releases statement regarding DACA

They have worked hard in high schools in Virginia and elsewhere to be admitted to UVA. She came the USA illegally at age six from Guadalajara, Mexico. I want to assure yo...