Stories about Worldwide

Jan 05 2018

Disposable coffee cups should be recycled or banned

The government has agreed that plastic waste is a problem, and has promised to look into a tax on single-use plastics, and plans to reveal a new policy later this year. T...

Jan 05 2018

Baby, It's Cold Outside in Cleveland, Wind Chill Advisory in Effect

Much of Metro Detroit will likely be under a Wind Chill Warning Friday morning and afternoon with very unsafe wind chills -20° to -30° in the morning and a good cha...

Jan 05 2018

Prabhu Ramamoorthy Indian accused of harassing Sleeping woman on US Plane

Ramamoorthy has worked as a project manager in Metro Detroit for more than two years, defense lawyer Richard O'Neill said. When she woke up, she found her trousers and ...

Jan 05 2018

When will Snow Bomb Cyclone end stop?

By Wednesday night, 90 percent of flights out of New York City's LaGuardia Airport, 70 percent of flights out of Newark Liberty Airport, and 20 percent of flights out of ...

Jan 05 2018

United States suspends security assistance to Pakistan

Economic and humanitarian aid to Pakistan declined 77% from $1.1 billion in financial year 2012 to $246 million in financial year 2016. "Today we can confirm that we ar...

Jan 05 2018

Nor'easter to bring snow, high winds Thursday

Normal operations are scheduled to resume at 5 p.m. The Down East region is expected to get between 10 and 15 inches of snow, according to NWS forecaster Vic Nouhan. Th...

Jan 03 2018

Southampton boss Pellegrino crushed after dramatic Crystal Palace loss

To produce such a fightback would be impressive in any circumstance, but to do so in a full-blown south coast storm, just two days after their last game, is testament to ...

Jan 03 2018

1 dead in 75-vehicle crash in NY state

Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz said 22 vehicles were directly involved. An accident reportedly involving at least 75 vehicles has snarled traffic on the I-190. "...

Jan 03 2018

America Ferrera Is Pregnant With Her First Child!

In a photo, she and former college sweetheart Williams wear "2018" novelty glasses and hold up a tiny shirt reading, "Más besos (por favor)", Spanish for " More kisses, ...

Jan 03 2018

Israel raises threshold to cede parts of Jerusalem in peace deal

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called the Trump administration's decision on Jerusalem the "greatest crime" and a flagrant violation of global law, and said it w...

Jan 03 2018

USA service member killed in Nangarhar province

Vice President Mike Pence visited Afghanistan last month and said American forces would stand "shoulder to shoulder" with their Afghan counterparts against the Taliban ...

Jan 03 2018

Flight Takes Off in 2018 But Takes People Back Into 2017

Honolulu is 23 hours behind Auckland. According to the image related to the tweet, the plane was meant to take off from Auckland at 11.55pm on New Year's Eve but instea...

Jan 03 2018

United States longest-serving Republican senator to retire

But as it became clear that Romney would likely run if Hatch bowed out, Matheson withdrew from contention - an acknowledgment that the 2012 Republican presidential nomine...

Jan 03 2018

Iran's Oil Production, Exports Not Impacted By Protests

Russian oil output increased to an average 10.98-million barrels a day in 2017, up 0.1% from the previous year and the highest since the collapse of the Soviet Union in...

Jan 03 2018

Trump accuses ex-Clinton aide of "disregarding basic security protocols"

She put Classified Passwords into the hands of foreign agents, " Trump tweeted in an apparent reference to a report by the conservative Daily Caller. "Abedin further ...

Jan 03 2018

Los Angeles Gamer Arrested After Police 'Swatting' Death

Swatting has become a common problem and typically involves a hoax call to a police department advising of a serious incident such as a bomb threat or hostage situatio...

Jan 03 2018

Iran 'tested by its own citizens': Haley

After she read out social media posts written by Iranians in support of the protests , Haley dismissed Iranian leaders' contention that the protests were designed by I...

Jan 03 2018

Lancaster County schools on 2-hour delay Wednesday due to cold

A school official said the delay is to allow buses and schools more time to heat due to the cold temperatures the area is experiencing. Elementary, middle, P-8 and juni...

Jan 03 2018

23 injured in NY city fire

Tuesday. Incidentally, at least 12 people have been killed as a deadly fire engulfed a century old building in the New York's Bronx borough, reports said. "They've al...

Jan 03 2018

Opposition, TDP want select panel to look at triple talaq Bill

When the Bill was in the Lok Sabha , most of the leading parties in the Opposition, including Congress, had voted in its favour. Last week, the triple talaq bill was...