Stories about Worldwide

Dec 07 2017

United Kingdom foils terror plot to blow up Downing Street gates, kill PM

In the Metropolitan police on Tuesday announced that 20-year-old resident of the British capital to Nayaru Zakaria Rahman and 21-year-old Birmingham resident Mohammed Imr...

Dec 07 2017

Man arrested in 2010 murder of former National Basketball Association player Lorenzen Wright

Lorenzen's remains were found in a wooded area on July 28, 2010. Before he disappeared, Wright was at the home of his ex-wife, Sherra Robinson Wright. Later she told au...

Dec 07 2017

Pizza Hut will now deliver beer and wine

The company will add wine soon, but has yet to decide if it will deliver bottles or glasses. In the meantime, just remember that you can also order cookies, brownies, m...

Dec 07 2017

Police search for suspect who robbed Bellagio casino poker cage at gunpoint

Woods said on Twitter that the incident occurred at around 4 p.m. PT just 30 feet from where he was playing cards in the poker room. Also on the scene was actor James ...

Dec 07 2017

China blasts Australia over Turnbull Government's foreign interference laws

A statement from the Chinese embassy in Australia said allegations first aired in the media of China attempting to increase political influence through donations were...

Dec 07 2017

As Keisha Bottoms declares victory as Atlanta's new mayor, Norwood requests recount

In the sequel, also co-starring Norwood, Keisha Lance Bottoms - a protege of Reed - declared herself the city's new leader early Wednesday and Norwood trailed by just 7...

Dec 07 2017

Whistleblower To Dems: Flynn Promised Biz Associate He'd Gut Russia Sanctions

The whistleblower alleged that the businessman boasted about the contents of the text from Flynn, calling it "the best day of my life", according to a detailed account of...

Dec 07 2017

Senate Confirms Kirstjen Nielsen as DHS Secretary

She previously served as chief of staff to former DHS Secretary John Kelly , who now serves as the White House chief of staff, from January through July and worked at th...

Dec 07 2017

Pope Francis defends Jerusalem 'status quo'

Trump is due on Wednesday to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and set in motion the relocation of the US Embassy to the ancient city, senior US officials said, a d...

Dec 07 2017

Gujarat elections: Why Congress is linking Ram Mandir to polls, asks Modi

Reacting swiftly to BJP president Amit Shah's allegations on the Congress's stand on Ram temple in Ayodhya, Randeep Surjewala and Pawan Khera, the national spokespersons ...

Dec 07 2017

Brush fire breaks out in Los Angeles

Stunned motorists found the hillside ablaze and gridlock below as fire raced towards the homes of numerous city's rich and famous. The fire started at several points on...

Dec 06 2017

USA family dies in County Wexford road crash

Residents described the scene as "absolutely horrific" with debris scattered all over the roadside. Doug and Lily Alexander, both aged in their 70s, and their sons Doug...

Dec 06 2017

Anthony Rapp Is 'Gratified' by Response from Kevin Spacey Allegations

Previously in November, the streaming content giant had cut ties with the "Baby Driver" star, saying in a statement, " Netflix will not be involved with any further pro...

Dec 06 2017

Lebanese PM Hariri revokes his resignation

Lebanese officials say Saudi Arabia coerced Hariri , a long-time ally of Saudi Arabia, into resigning and held him there against his will until an intervention by Fran...

Dec 06 2017

Rose Returns To Cavs For Rehab

The Cavaliers are now on an 11-game winning streak with José Calderón starting at point guard. It now appears that Rose - who has struggled with injuries throughout his...

Dec 06 2017

President's Tweets Make Top 10 List - Obama's Tweets, Not Trump's

This tweet from President Obama was the second-most retweeted from 2017. The current occupant of the White House was, however, the most tweeted-about world leader tho...

Dec 06 2017

Florida State reportedly hiring Oregon's Willie Taggart to replace Jimbo Fisher

In his first season coaching the Bulls, Taggart only went 2-10, but he doubled his wins in the next year going 4-8 in 2014. Willie Taggart is a fixer. He will also like...

Dec 06 2017

Venezuela to create new 'petro' cryptocurrency — Maduro

The leftist leader offered few specifics about the currency launch or how the struggling OPEC member would pull off such a feat, but he declared to cheers that "the 21st ...

Dec 06 2017

Senator McCain Gives Senate a Green Light on Tax Bill

Sen. Trump told reporters at the White House before a trip to New York City that he would consider setting the corporate tax rate at 22 percent, compared to a 20 per...

Dec 06 2017

Texas Officer Killed Serving Warrant Identified

Chief Stapp said the loss of Officer Copeland is painful for many in the police department. Stapp said it was unclear if the wound was self-inflicted or inflicted by poli...