Stories about Worldwide

Dec 16 2017

Elderly woman arrested after refusing to be evicted from Florida senior home

As officers attempted to escort her from the front lobby, Fitzgerald "intentionally slid out of her chair and onto the floor", according to the report. "I don't have anyb...

Dec 16 2017

Magnitude-6.5 natural disaster hits off the coast of Java

A 62-year-old man was confirmed dead in the Ciamis region of western Java and there were reports of more deaths and injuries in the same region, said National Disaster Mi...

Dec 16 2017

Hazardous weather issued for Fairfield County for Friday afternoon

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a 50 percent chance of snow showers before 3 a.m., then a chance of flurries after 3 a.m. Saturday's forecast in Wyandotte County is sunn...

Dec 15 2017

A day after exit polls, BJP mocks at Congress

It earlier predicted 108 seats for the BJP and 74 for the Congress. This time, the lowest poll prediction for BJP is 99 seats, whereas the highest is 120 in an Assembly t...

Dec 15 2017

Tillerson softens USA stance on possible talks with North Korea

Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking in his annual end-of-year address Thursday, said Tillerson's offer of direct contacts with North Korea was "a very good signal"...

Dec 15 2017

Two Palestinian militants killed in Gaza explosion

Shutting the two border crossings effectively cuts off Gaza from the rest of the world by land, save for its small Egyptian border, which is generally closed. The Trump...

Dec 15 2017

All-party meet: PM Modi pitches for simultaneous Parliament, assembly polls

Talking to media as he came to Parliament, the Prime Minister said that in this session the government has come up with the agenda which will have far reaching impact on ...

Dec 15 2017

Syria Talks Flounder as Saudi-led Rebels Insist on Assad Departure

Nasr al-Hariri, the head of the opposition negotiating team, said that the Geneva process was "in great danger" and that the United Nations and the worldwide community ...

Dec 15 2017

Many Things Inside White House made me Uncomfortable: Manigault on Her Exit

Omarosa Manigault Newman is catching shade left and right since her departure from the White House. Manigault Newman says it was her goal to stay a year with what she ...

Dec 15 2017

Obamacare sign-ups rise but overall enrollment set to fall

Premiums on the most popular ACA Silver plans are up an average of 34 percent from 2017, according to Avalere Health. Enrollment fluctuates in the course of the yea...

Dec 15 2017

Lakers reportedly ask LaVar Ball to slow his roll

Our early models for Thursday project Porzingis for 39.0 FanDuel points at a cost of $9,700 against the Brooklyn Nets. So if the Lakers had any actual belief they would...

Dec 15 2017

Egypt FM denounces Jerusalem move at Istanbul summit

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has arrived in Turkey to participate in the extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Jerusalem. At the...

Dec 15 2017

Britain First deputy leader in NI court on hate speech charges

After her hearing, Fransen, from Anerley in south east London , took to Twitter to condemn the "nonsense charge", adding: 'I criticise Islam and now they want to send me...

Dec 15 2017

Terrorist Outfit Al-Shabab Claims Responsibility for Somalia Police Academy Attack

It now has a weak, internationally-backed government, supported by African peacekeepers. "Some of the police were already in lines, and others were gathering, when the ma...

Dec 15 2017

Death for Kerala rape and murder

It also sentenced Ameerul to a life imprisonment, 10 years rigorous imprisonment, seven years' imprisonment and a one-year imprisonment under sections 376A, 376, 449 and ...

Dec 15 2017

Horn makes 1st defense of WBO title

Horn was the heavy favourite with bookmakers and started the stronger but Corcoran, who had lost just one of his 18 career fights, proved to be no pushover. He was in big...

Dec 15 2017

Fla. school bus hit by semitrailer; several hospitalized

The driver had activated the flashing lights to warn other drivers that the bus was stopped. There were 39 students in total on the bus when the crash happened. The sch...

Dec 15 2017

YSU student charged in underage sex sting

They arranged to meet in Austintown on Tuesday, with Maruna promising to bring chicken Alfredo and Sprite to the meeting, police said. Maruna, who is enrolled as a stud...

Dec 15 2017

Social media is destroying society, says former FB exec

Former Facebook executive Chamath Palihapitiya has come out with some fairly disparaging claims about the ethics of his former employer. "When Chamath was at Faceboo...

Dec 15 2017

Katie Taylor Retains WBA Title, Decisions Jessica McCaskill

There is no doubting, that the top-ranked American will be tough and sturdy in the ring and will be capable of hurting Taylor should the opportunity arise. Taylor capture...