Stories about Worldwide

Jun 09 2017

Theft of 10000 pounds of chocolate helps bring down 33 Russian mobsters

Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY. The FBI, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and NY authorities were involved in the operation that nabbed the mobste...

Jun 09 2017

Trump nominates new Federal Bureau of Investigation director day before Comey hearing

Trump fired Comey in May over the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails leading up to November's presidential election. Wray, in the same statement issued by the...

Jun 09 2017

38 killed in Al Shabaab attack in Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland

Another officer speaking to Reuters put the death toll at 20, adding that Puntland forces managed to retake the town after intense fighting. "The fighting in Af-Urur ...

Jun 09 2017

Multiple threats could lead to downfall of Brazil president

Alves, a former speaker of the Chamber of Deputies, was tourism minister under both Rousseff and Temer, who assumed the presidency a year ago when Rousseff was removed fo...

Jun 09 2017

CAA facilitating Pakistanis stranded at Doha airport

We apologise for the inconvenience caused to our customers. For some travel portals like Cleartrip , calls from customers (mostly booked on Qatar Airways) seeking refu...

Jun 09 2017

London police arrest 6 as attack footage is released

Prominent anti-extremism campaigner Mohammed Shafiq, chief executive of the Ramadhan Foundation, said Butt called him a "Murtad" - traitor in Arabic - when he confronted ...

Jun 09 2017

Thierry Henry: 'Everyone at Arsenal is waiting for Premier League title'

Craig Burley doesn't mince his words when it comes to how he feels about Arsene Wenger's two-year extension at Arsenal . Years he's managed at Arsenal . Reports hav...

Jun 09 2017

Comey opens by accusing White House of lying

The FBI's mission will be relentlessly pursued by its people and that mission is to protect the American people and uphold the Constitution of the United States. Earlie...

Jun 09 2017

James Comey Salary: How Much Money FBI Directors Make

The Republican president said Comey had lost the faith of his workforce, but later suggested that his dismissal was related to the Russian Federation investigation....

Jun 09 2017

Qatar says ready for mediation to ease Gulf rift

Kuwait's ruler, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, was heading to Dubai in the UAE, state news agency KUNA said , part of the emir's effort to mediate an end to th...

Jun 09 2017

Qatar row: Trump claims credit for isolation

Trump's comments came after Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates and other Gulf states broke diplomatic relations with their smaller neighbor. "So good to see the S...

Jun 09 2017

The #covfefe conundrum: Donald Trump does it again!

Trump poked fun at the typo, tweeting around 6 a.m., "Who can figure out the true meaning of " covfefe " -?" Even Merriam-Webster dictionary regretted its decision to c...

Jun 09 2017

Trump says Qatar dispute could end terror

The base is also the regional headquarters of USA special forces and air force commands - two vital components of American military operations in Afghanistan, Syria, Iraq...

Jun 09 2017

Still Swinging for the Fences — Trump Travel Ban

Half of likely voters support President Trump's temporary ban on travelers to the US from six Muslim-majority nations, according to a new poll. Ethics rules prohibi...

Jun 09 2017

Dhinakaran meets Sasikala in prison

Dhinakaran , however, had mocked at their meeting and questioned their authority to remove office-bearers appointed by general secretary. Another supporter of Dinakaran...

Jun 09 2017

Voters get to work deciding on Gov. Christie's replacement

The candidates are little known, even in New Jersey, and are competing as Trump administration developments swamp headlines, spurring the Democratic candidates to lash ou...

Jun 09 2017

UN chief urges Israelis, Palestinians to resume negotiations

Meanwhile, UN Coordinator for Humanitarian Aid and Development Activities, Robert Piper, issued a statement on the 50th Anniversary of Israel's Occupation , saying "...

Jun 09 2017

Final WhatsApp message of London Bridge terrorist Khuram Butt

Shadid allegedly provided al-Qaida terror training to Mohammed Siddique Khan, one of the four suicide bombers who killed 52 people during London's morning rush hour in ...

Jun 09 2017

U.S. mission in Saudi Arabia warns citizens of school shooting

The Kingdom School in Riyadh said the shooter was a former employee who had been fired four years ago "on the basis of anger issues and unstable personality". "Please a...

Jun 09 2017

Trump withdraws from climate pact, world leaders push back

Now that the withdrawal seems imminent, the worldwide community is trying to assess the impacts of such a major action. It would nearly certainly have major ripple effect...