Stories about Worldwide

May 31 2017

G7 leaders fail to reach climate change accord

Back in 2012, Trump had tweeted: "The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make United States of America manufacturing non-competiti...

May 31 2017

India beat New Zealand by 45 runs in warm-up tie

Zimbabwe and Pakistan play two T20 and three one-day worldwide games in Lahore. The Black Caps didn't get much out of their rain-affected Champions Trophy warm-up a...

May 31 2017

High court to review Ohio's method for removing voters from registration rolls

But Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted , a Republican who is running for governor, said the process has been used under both Democrats and Republicans. Under Ohio's pr...

May 31 2017

Czech Supreme Court to Review Cybercrime Case Against Russian National Nikulin

He is also wanted in Russian Federation, which filed an extradition request after the U.S. unsealed its indictment, again on hacking allegations dating back to 2009. Susp...

May 31 2017

PA slams Netanyahu remarks on Jerusalem division

The United States' top envoy added that Trump had "made the point several times: we solve the Israeli-Palestinian peace dilemma, we start solving a lot of the peace t...

May 31 2017

Trump Repeats Criticism Of Germany, Merkel Stands By Stance

European leaders were especially dismayed by Trump's refusal to reaffirm United States support for last year's Paris climate change accord and his failure to publicly e...

May 31 2017

Sri Lankan death toll from mudslides rises to 151

Pakistan was in talks with Colombo to send relief supplies. Sri Lanka's Ministry of Foreign Affairs activated its Emergency Response Unit and called on the United Nat...

May 31 2017

Merkel says can develop India ties and keep up US relationship

Modi was accorded a ceremonial welcome with military honours at the Chancellery, the Office of the German Chancellor , where he was greeted by Merkel and senior German o...

May 31 2017

Britain's terror threat lowered from 'critical' to 'severe'

Top intelligence and security officials in Britain's Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre (JTAC) on Tuesday raised the threat level to " critical " - meaning an attack is expe...

May 31 2017

Cleveland fires 1 officer, suspends 2nd in Rice shooting

He shot Tamir in less than three seconds after arriving at Cudell Recreation Center. When the officers approached Rice, the boy reportedly attempted to reach towards the ...

May 31 2017

Sweden drops rape charge against Wikileaks founder

Fearing extradition from Sweden to the United States over his leak of classified U.S. data on WikiLeaks , Assange sought refuge at the Ecuadorian mission in June 201...

May 31 2017

'A Good Thing': WH, GOPers Defend Kushner On Russia Backchannel Reports

Though under scrutiny by the FBI, Kushner has yet to be accused of unlawful behavior, and he has offered to share any information about meetings with Russian officials. I...

May 31 2017

Israeli govt meeting near Jerusalem site angers Palestinians

He said it sends "a clear message to the Palestinian people that the systematic violations of their inalienable rights are going to continue". Muslims consider the Wes...

May 31 2017

Trump asks Senate to allow legislation to be passed with simple majority

The only problem is that the healthcare bill and whatever tax cut bill emerges, would be drafted under rules that require only a 51-vote majority. What that would mean ...

May 31 2017

Police make fresh arrest over Manchester bombing

Most of the searches and arrests since Monday's bombing have been in multiethnic south Manchester , where Abedi - the son of Libyan parents - was born and raised. On Sun...

May 31 2017

Pentagon declares success for key test of missile defense

But North Korean missile watchers believe the regime's latest launch could be an attempt to ideal a guided-missile system, which, if combined with the longer range missil...

May 31 2017

It's here! CBC says $15-an-hour minimum wage to be law

Labour Minister Kevin Flynn said the government will table legislation on the changes this week, before the summer break. Unless these priorities are reflected in the leg...

May 31 2017

Armed suspect contained at Orlando airport

Aerial footage from CNN affiliate WESH's helicopter showed a long line of police cars with their emergency lights flashing outside and reporters tweeted photos of massive...

May 31 2017

Christy Clark won't quit as BC premier

During the election campaign the Greens vowed to stop the Site C project outright while the NDP committed to send the project for independent review by the B.C. There's a...

May 30 2017

Lawmakers: Trump should make good on campaign pledge on Jerusalem

This is a battle between good and evil", is something new that Trump said, is questionable. While Trump emerged from the summit without a final decision on the Paris pa...