Stories about Worldwide

Oct 13 2017

A Maine-Sized Hole Has Opened up in Antarctica's Ice Blanket

Polynyas are geographical areas of unfrozen sea within the ice pack. It's larger than The Netherlands , and almost the size of Lake Superior and the state of Maine. An...

Oct 13 2017

Iran nuclear deal: How Trump's plan to pressure Tehran could play out

Trump, who has been sharply critical of Iran and accused Tehran of working with North Korea on lethal weapons, faces an October 15 deadline on whether to certify to Congr...

Oct 13 2017

Hamas says reached deal with Palestinian rival Fatah

Hamas and Fatah reached an agreement to end the 10 years national division during the second session of the reconciliation meeting held in Cairo today. "The legitimat...

Oct 13 2017

Lufthansa Signing Deal for Air Berlin

Lufthansa has spread its wings further, clinching a deal to buy up more than half of its bankrupt rival Air Berlin , in what its CEO Carsten Spohr described as "a milest...

Oct 13 2017

NYPD Now Officially Investigating Harvey Weinstein

The destination was a last-minute change, the website said, citing "well-connected sources" who told the website that Weinstein was getting treatment somewhere in the Sco...

Oct 13 2017

British IS recruiter dubbed White Widow `killed in U.S. drone strike´

According to The Sun , the government was informed by Central Intelligence Agency chiefs in June that USA forces had killed Jones in a missile strike close to the Iraq/S...

Oct 13 2017

USA withdraws from UNESCO over "anti-Israel bias"

The U.S. now owes about $550 million in back payments. As part of the decision, the United States notified UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova of the intent to with...

Oct 13 2017

Talwars acquitted by HC in murders of daughter Aarushi, help

Pronouncing the verdict in a packed courtroom, the bench said that it is a fit case where the benefit of the doubt can be given to the appellants and set aside the judgem...

Oct 13 2017

Arrest warrant out for Pakistani politician Imran Khan

The ECP ordered the police to arrest Imran and present him before the commission on October 26. Moreover, the PTI chief has already challenged the ECP's show-cause no...

Oct 13 2017

CM Kejriwal's Blue Wagon R vehicle stolen from right outside Delhi Secretariat

Ms. Singh later filed a complaint at the IP Estate police station. The stolen auto was bearing the vehicle number DL-9CG-9769 and blue in colour. FIR has been registered....

Oct 13 2017

Trump, Trudeau differ on NAFTA talks

He said "it would not be the end of the world". "We'll see if we can do the kind of changes that we need". Pressed over whether the NAFTA pact could degenerate into a s...

Oct 12 2017

Delta CEO: 'We will not pay those tariffs' on Bombardier jets

Delta is Bombardier's biggest C Series customer and its order was considered key in cementing the market viability for Bombardier's flagship passenger plane. The case has...

Oct 12 2017

Josh Gordon explains how Baylor coaches helped him pass drug tests

Easy 2 judge some 1 over wrong doings but u never know what they're going thru! This is what they are going to do. Knowing he would be tested by the NCAA's drug complianc...

Oct 12 2017

Police issue warrants for 10 frat members after LSU student's death

At the time of his death, Gruver's blood alcohol level was 0.495, Coroner William "Beau" Clark said. A police report released Wednesday says witnesses said 19-year-ol...

Oct 12 2017

Spain's Socialist party agrees with gov't to ask Catalonia to clarify

Mr Rajoy has vowed to use everything in his power to prevent independence and has refused to rule out imposing direct rule over the semi-autonomous region - an unpreceden...

Oct 12 2017

Boy Scouts of America announces it will allow girls to join

Cub Dens will now consist completely of boys or girls. Her once-unlikely dream is about to become reality: the Boy Scouts of America officially announced today that i...

Oct 12 2017

Jessica Chambers Murder Case 1st Days Trial

The night a 19-year-old MS woman was burned to death, she and her killer had sex in her auto and he thought he had suffocated her before he torched her vehicle with her i...

Oct 12 2017

3-year-old boy left alone in corn maze overnight

Schmidt, 42, from South Jordan, said it is not unusual for family members to get lost or separated in the corn maze, so when someone first found the toddler, "we weren't ...

Oct 12 2017

Trump suggests 'Liddle' Sen. Bob Corker was 'made to sound a fool'

Trump wrote on Twitter on Tuesday. Corker replied, "It's a shame the White House has become an adult day care center. Someone obviously missed their shift this morning"...

Oct 12 2017

W Bengal, Odisha, Chattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand likely to experience heavy rainfall

Asansol, Raniganj and Durgapur in the western part of the state have been experiencing heavy rain and squally winds since the morning, which have led trees being uprooted...