Stories about Worldwide

Jul 08 2017

Female journlists barred from Congress for wearing sleeveless dresses

She improvised by tearing pages from her notebook to create "sleeves" - but was still turned away. CBS is reporting that a female reporter recently tried to enter t...

Jul 08 2017

Egyptian soldiers killed in vehicle bombs

The assault started when an attacker rammed his vehicle into a checkpoint at a military compound in the village of el-Barth, south-west of the border town of Rafah. On hi...

Jul 08 2017

Fire at construction site forces evacuations in Oakland

It first started burning around 5 a.m. Reports say the fire has spread to a nearby home. "We are going to be relentless in investigating this fire", said Oakland Mayo...

Jul 08 2017

Malala Joins Twitter on Her Final Day of High School

A quick scan of the thousands of tweets that have already been sent to Yousafzai shows Twitter users seem excited to welcome the young girls education advocate to the soc...

Jul 08 2017

India win four gold in Asian Athletics Championships on super Friday

India have now swelled their tally to 15 medals with six gold, three silver and six bronze to sit atop the medal tally. While Chitra PU won the women's 1500m race, Ajay...

Jul 08 2017

U.S. warplanes fly over disputed S China Sea

Two B-1B bombers last flew over the South China Sea on June 8, after taking off from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam, according to the U.S. Pacific Command. "But we str...

Jul 08 2017

Alligator rips apart, eats plane crash victim in disgusting footage

SHOCKING footage has emerged showing the gruesome moment a news crew find an alligator devouring the body of a plane crash victim in the US. The vehicle belonged to the...

Jul 08 2017

Love Island's Amber's mum is 'proud' to see her daughter having sex

I feel like she's being well off with me. So, when Jonny and Tyla rapidly became the most PDA couple in the Love Island villa, we're sure we weren't the only ones who...

Jul 08 2017

No countries with nukes adopted the UN's "historic" nuke ban

Security Council - who argued that the treaty was unrealistic and that countries like North Korea would not cooperate. Israel's Sorek nuclear reactor center near the ...

Jul 08 2017

'Everyone' at G20 Is Talking About John Podesta, DNC

Mr Trump is in Germany this week for what is expected to be a contentious G20 meeting after he announced that he would pull back from the Paris climate accord , an wor...

Jul 08 2017

Hawaiian Judge Defers to Supreme Court on Travel Ban

A Honolulu judge on Thursday rejected a request by Hawaii to narrow the government's implementation of the ban, saying the state should directly ask the Supreme Court to ...

Jul 08 2017

Mitch McConnell's Faith In Republicans' Obamacare Repeal Is Wavering

Where before the goal was full repeal, now conservatives like House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows, R-N.C., are simply demanding this one amendment be included to s...

Jul 08 2017

Birthday boy MS Dhoni cuts cake with Team India in West Indies

With Virender Sehwag tweeting: "To a man who has given Indian fans innumerable moments of joy, #HappyBirthdayMSD May the helicopter continues to fly and land in our h...

Jul 08 2017

Donald Trump Says Mexico Will 'Absolutely' Pay for Wall

It was tough to hear the response but a pool reporter in the room quoted President Trump as answering " absolutely ", Shannon Bream explained. "We've all had a very s...

Jul 08 2017

Ivanka Trump threatened by knife-wielding man

Benitez , according to The New York Times , also had a fake I.D. and a bulletproof vest in his possession. He was then taken to Weill Cornell Medical Center for a psychi...

Jul 08 2017

New round of peace talks on Cyprus fail to reach any agreements

Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the talks collapsed because of a Greek and Greek Cypriot insistence on Ankara pulling out its troops from the island ...

Jul 08 2017

Atlanta police say man is holding employees hostage inside bank

Police also were trying to identify the man, Register said. He claimed to have a bomb and was holding at least two people in the building, Federal Bureau of Investigati...

Jul 08 2017

United Kingdom warned of negative Brexit consequences

In January, Airbus chief operating officer Tom Williams told MPs the company would be "entering a unsafe phase" if it could not seamlessly move people and products arou...

Jul 08 2017

South Carolina inmate used drone, makeshift dummy to escape prison

Stirling said the inmate put a paper mache doll in his bed to make it look like he was sleeping, then snuck away from his cell. Both Keel and Stirling emphasized the ne...

Jul 08 2017

New Advancements Make Cell Phones Cheaper, More Efficient

Their battery-free phone can make use of small vibrations from the speaker or microphone that come when a person is talking or listening while making a call. "So if the...