Stories about Worldwide

Jan 28 2018

Trump Sees 'Good Chance' on Nafta as Montreal Talks Push On

Trump has "a different view than a lot of ag producers", Smith said. That means, Canada's dairy industry has zero concessions left to make in NAFTA . The Trump administr...

Jan 28 2018

Former Mid-Michigan TV reporter among dead in Afghanistan hotel attack

An Afghan man runs with two children near an office of the British charity Save the Children during an attack in Jalalabad, Jan. 24, 2018. Islamic State (IS) claime...

Jan 28 2018

Czech president Zeman wins second term

Drahos, a former head of the Academy of Sciences, has also rejected a quota on refugees. Bookmakers have given populist Zeman the edge, but recent polls have shown the tw...

Jan 28 2018

Paris Is Flooded With Rats As the Seine River Continues to Rise

Following weeks of heavy rainfall, locals are on high alert as forecasters predict the river level will continue to rise. And in the east, a red alert was issued fo...

Jan 28 2018

37 dead in S.korean hospital fire

It was the country's second major blaze in a month, and officials admitted there was no sprinkler system installed at the hospital. His visit to the site of the tragedy...

Jan 28 2018

Searchers find body believed to be missing NC boy, FBI says

Time reports that during a press conference on Saturday, officials said the Scotland County Medical Examiner's office was still working to officially identify the body...

Jan 28 2018

Wynn Resorts caught by sexual misconduct wave

In one example, a married manicurist received a $7.5 million settlement from Wynn after a 2005 complaint that he forced her into having sex. Wynn is the latest pers...

Jan 28 2018

France urges more EU sanctions on Venezuela over "shift to authoritarianism"

President Nicolas Maduro has also accused Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy of taking orders from US President Donald Trump to push for European sanctions on Venezue...

Jan 28 2018

Explainer: What will be in Trump's first State of the Union speech?

Trump will take the podium in the U.S. House chamber less than a week after his aides unveiled a new immigration plan , including a revival of a program to block deport...

Jan 28 2018

Lynn trumps Aust teammates in IPL auction

Opening batsman K L Rahul, strangely out of favour in limited overs cricket since the tour of Sri Lanka previous year, was bought for a huge Rs 11 crore by Kings XI ...

Jan 28 2018

United Kingdom govt worker resigns after women 'assaulted' at charity gala

The event was hosted by comedian David Walliams . "Remaining funds will be distributed in an effective manner to children's charities and it will then be closed". She al...

Jan 28 2018

(LUV) Shareholder Rockefeller Financial Services Increased Holding by $6.68 Million as Market

Parker tried to defend his company's plan to boost its passenger-carrying capacity by 2.5 percent to 3 percent. The stock appeared $66.99 above its 52-week highs and is...

Jan 28 2018

At least 17 dead in auto bomb at checkpoint in Kabul

An attacker driving an ambulance packed with explosives detonated them after the vehicle passed through a security checkpoint. However, the Taliban has dismissed sugges...

Jan 27 2018

IL lawmaker proposes bill banning organized tackle football for children under 12

Among those speaking in support of the act on Thursday were two former Chicago Bears: Otis Wilson and Mike Adamle. CTE, Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, can cause dise...

Jan 27 2018

How Banburyshire secondary schools fared in new league tables

Each subject is assigned points at GCSE which will make up a pupil's overall score which is then compared with the scores of other pupils who achieved the same level in p...

Jan 27 2018

Sunny And Pleasant Today, Rain By Saturday

The heaviest rains will end from west to east Saturday night and early Sunday . Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Tuesday night - Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2...

Jan 27 2018

Rep. Patrick Meehan drops re-election bid amid harassment furor

Meehan, 62, helped lead the fight against sexual harassment in his role on the House Ethics Committee until a January 20 New York Times report revealed he settled a sex...

Jan 27 2018

Dhoni awarded Padma Bhushan

Well-known classical singer Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan and ace music composer Ilaiyaraaja were selected for the country's second highest civilian award Padma Vibhushan ...

Jan 27 2018

NY Decrees Net Neutrality For Web Firms With State Contracts

NY state will require internet providers to observe net neutrality or risk losing eligibility for state contracts under an executive order issued Wednesday by Dem...

Jan 27 2018

Jose Reyes returning to Mets as utility player

In need of infield help with spring training fast approaching, the New York Mets have turned to a familiar face. Reyes, who will turn 35 in June, hit.246 with 15 home...