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Islamic State chief urges militants to fight on

Islamic State chief urges militants to fight on

Earlier this month, an Iraqi intelligence source said that Baghdadi had been "clinically dead" following an Iraqi strike on a Daesh meeting in Syria in June, and that some Daesh leaders had nominate...

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Malaysia PM Cancels Chinese-Funded Projects

Malaysia PM Cancels Chinese-Funded Projects

In practical terms, that means working together on the "Belt and Road Initiative", promoting free trade and amicably dealing with differences and disputes such as those over investment contracts and t...

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Facebook Is Now Quietly Scoring How Trustworthy You Are

Facebook Is Now Quietly Scoring How Trustworthy You Are

If someone gives feedback that an article is false and it is proven to be false later by a third-party fact-checker, that person will be taken more seriously in comparison to someone who " indiscrimin...

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Malcolm Turnbull REJECTS seven Cabinet resignations as he FIGHTS for political future

Malcolm Turnbull REJECTS seven Cabinet resignations as he FIGHTS for political future

Mr Dutton, who is mounting another bid to topple Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull , has released legal advice from Colin Biggers & Paisley Lawyers on Thursday showing he was in the clear. Nambour-base...

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Trump concerned about perjury trap in interview with special counsel

Trump concerned about perjury trap in interview with special counsel

Trump Jr.'s attorney declined to comment to Sherman about whether Mueller is "squeezing" his client. McGahn, who serves as the president's lawyer in his executive role, is a critical firsthand witn...

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Strong natural disaster shakes Venezuela; buildings evacuated in Caracas

Strong natural disaster shakes Venezuela; buildings evacuated in Caracas

The US Pacific Tsunami Center, meanwhile, warned that the deep quake could lead to small tsunami waves along the country's coastline. She said there were seven aftershocks within an hour of the ...

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Female activist faces death penalty in Saudi Arabia

Female activist faces death penalty in Saudi Arabia

The Saudi government put at least 100 people to death previous year, according to Amnesty International. Despite the tension between Canada and Saudi Arabia , the US and Saudi Arabia have a c...

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Former Trump pair both guilty

Former Trump pair both guilty

The jury said Tuesday morning that it was stuck on at least one of the 18 counts against Manafort, though they did not mention on which charges they were at a standstill. Mr Cohen's accusation incre...

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Malaysia hopes China will sympathize with its fiscal woes

Malaysia hopes China will sympathize with its fiscal woes

The statement comes after he dined with Chinese president Xi Jinping on Monday night and agreed with him to "enhance political mutual trust". He also instituted a no-gift policy for his Cabinet memb...

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At least 11 hikers killed in flash floods in southern Italy

At least 11 hikers killed in flash floods in southern Italy

Five people have been taken to hospital. Twenty-three people were rescued after being caught by the rush of water , rocks and mud, and about a dozen were being treated in local hospitals, the ci...

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Italy working on penalties against Atlantia over bridge disaster

Italy working on penalties against Atlantia over bridge disaster

Seconds after the collapse, a person can be seen scrambling from the debris and later a cat runs over the rubble. "Everyone was well aware of the situation on that bridge", Mr Gatti said. Interior M...

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Alligator kills woman at luxury USA resort

Alligator kills woman at luxury USA resort

Cassandra Cline killed by alligator at Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island . "She was walking the dog near the lagoon and the alligator came out of the water and tried to get the dog", ...

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Mollie Tibbetts' family releases statement

Mollie Tibbetts' family releases statement

The document names Craig Lang, a former head of the Iowa Board of Regents who is co-owner of a dairy that employed Rivera. Rivera said he was following her along a country road in his auto and that ...

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Toddlers survive alone for days after mother killed in Arkansas car crash

Toddlers survive alone for days after mother killed in Arkansas car crash

The Ouachita County Sheriff's Office confirmed that on Monday they were alerted to a three-year-old boy wandering along a road in Camden, Arkansas. "The parent instinct kicked in for all of us, we c...

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Vancouver Air Quality Likely To Worsen, Causing Headaches & Throat Irritation

Vancouver Air Quality Likely To Worsen, Causing Headaches & Throat Irritation

Air quality in the Tacoma area remained "unhealthy" Wednesday, and the National Weather Service extended an Air Quality Alert through Thursday. Calgary will see the AQHI reach 8 by Wednesday night and...

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Manafort and alleged Russian spy being held in same jail

Manafort and alleged Russian spy being held in same jail

Maria Butina was moved from the District to the Alexandria jail . the Russian national was indicted July 17 by a grand jury charges of conspiracy to act and failing to register as an agent of a ...

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Hajj 2018: Egyptian pilgrim death toll rises to 18

Hajj 2018: Egyptian pilgrim death toll rises to 18

The white garments are forbidden to contain any stitching - a restriction meant to emphasize the equality of all Muslims and prevent wealthier pilgrims from differentiating themselves with more elab...

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Israel tightens blockade of Gaza Strip

Israel tightens blockade of Gaza Strip

Since the end of March, Palestinians have been protesting at the Gaza border in a bid to bring an end to the Israeli-Egyptian blockade of Gaza. The establishment of a direct shipping route between G...

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‘Dream or reality?’ Koreans to meet after decades apart

‘Dream or reality?’ Koreans to meet after decades apart

Second, the summer has been filled with reports of ongoing North Korean ballistic missile and nuclear material production activity. The meeting was the first inter-Korean summit outside Pyongyang an...

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Two Iranian Citizens Indicted by DOJ for Spying on US

Two Iranian Citizens Indicted by DOJ for Spying on US

Doostdar and Ghorbani were arrested on August 9. Two Iranian men have been indicted by the federal government for spying on behalf of Tehran , activities that included photographing people attend...

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USA seeks to overthrow Iranian regime: Tehran

USA seeks to overthrow Iranian regime: Tehran

Referring to setting up think tanks and action groups in the USA for imposing new sanctions against Iran, the vice-president urged accurate planning and showing timely reactions to harness sanctions. ...

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Tense calm on Brazil-Venezuelan border after anti-immigrant riot

Tense calm on Brazil-Venezuelan border after anti-immigrant riot

Government-run news agency Agencia Brasil said Sunday that the Public Security Ministry plans to send at least 60 members of the elite, military-style National Force to Pacaraima. Still, local tension...

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Separated Korean families have 2nd day of emotional reunions

Separated Korean families have 2nd day of emotional reunions

She could only say "Ah" and "When I fled." before choking up with tears. Past participants express frustration and anger that their final conversations with North Korean relatives included so little g...

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Former Nazi Camp Guard Deported From U.S. To Germany

Former Nazi Camp Guard Deported From U.S. To Germany

The announcement came a day after a White House event at which Trump called a crowd of 150 officers and agents ICE and Customs and Border Protection (CBP) "great patriots" who have sought to protect...

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Nazi labor camp guard arrested by ICE, deported to Germany: Authorities

A former guard at the Trawniki camp in Nazi-occupied Poland - in which some 6,000 Jews were slaughtered during the so-called "Operation Harvest Festival" in November 1943 - Palij made his way to the U...

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Dramatic footage shows moment 3-year-old girl saved from hot auto

Dramatic footage shows moment 3-year-old girl saved from hot auto

He races to put her in his own police auto, where he turns the air conditioning on in an attempt to revive the child - but feared she was dead. Dunn saved the 3-year-old girl from the boiling vehicl...

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Taiwan loses another diplomatic ally as El Salvador switches to Beijing

Taiwan loses another diplomatic ally as El Salvador switches to Beijing

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (R) and El Salvador's Foreign Minister Carlos Castaneda attend a signing ceremony to establish diplomatic ties between the two countries, at the Diaoyutai State Guesth...

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Two million Muslim pilgrims begin yearly Hajj pilgrimage at Mecca

Two million Muslim pilgrims begin yearly Hajj pilgrimage at Mecca

A Muslim is supposed to share his sacrifice into three parts, a third for his family, the other to his acquaintances and the last as gift to other people. What celebrations happen on Eid al-Adha? Th...

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Multiple rockets hit Afghan capital Kabul, clashes underway

Multiple rockets hit Afghan capital Kabul, clashes underway

Several explosions were heard in the diplomatic district of the Afghan capital Kabul on Tuesday, but there was no immediate information on casualties, Reuters witnesses and a security official said....

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Beijing's Military and Maritime Militia Preparing For War With US, Pentagon Says

Beijing's Military and Maritime Militia Preparing For War With US, Pentagon Says

The analysis adds that China may be seeking the "capability to strike USA and allied forces and military bases in the western Pacific Ocean, including Guam", and that Beijing is developing a "stealt...

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Kerala floods: 1 mn people in relief camps, says Tourism Minister

Kerala floods: 1 mn people in relief camps, says Tourism Minister

The death toll due to rains and floods in Kerala has gone up to 370 on Sunday. Commodore Vijay Verma had earlier piloted another ALH flight where the forces managed to save a pregnant woman, and the...

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Colorado man charged with murder in deaths of wife, 2 kids

Colorado man charged with murder in deaths of wife, 2 kids

The mother, who was pregnant, and daughters vanished Monday from their suburban Denver home. Two additional first-degree murder charges accuse him of causing the death of a child younger than 12. On...

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Peter Dutton resigns from front bench after failed leadership challenge

Peter Dutton resigns from front bench after failed leadership challenge

Yesterday the Prime Minister's closest allies rallied around him, denying any threat to his leadership in multiple interviews. In March 2013, Gillard called a spill but no-one challenged. We have now ...

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Trump Rails Against Boston Globe For Coordinated Editorials

Trump Rails Against Boston Globe For Coordinated Editorials

Freedom relies on a free and open press. "This relentless assault on the free press has unsafe consequences", the Boston Globe wrote . In the 1930's, Goebbels said: "If you repeat a lie often...

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Malcolm Turnbull wins leadership challenge

Malcolm Turnbull wins leadership challenge

Dutton has now resigned from the ministry, as expected, and we could see further Dutton backers step down from the frontbench after their attempted coup. That aside, a string of poor public polls aren...

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Peter Dutton launches challenge against Malcolm Turnbull for the prime ministership

Peter Dutton launches challenge against Malcolm Turnbull for the prime ministership

It comes after former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce suggested Turnbull should reconsider his ability to lead the Coalition to victory before the next federal election. Turnbull would next mont...

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Knife-Wielding Man Attacks Officer At Police Station In Spain

Knife-Wielding Man Attacks Officer At Police Station In Spain

The man is said to have shouted "Allah is great" as he lunged at his targets, having gained entry to the station shortly before 6am by repeatedly pressing the buzzer at the security door and speaking ...

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South Koreans cross inter-Korean border for family reunion

South Koreans cross inter-Korean border for family reunion

After the Korean War , the world's most heavily militarized border formally divided the Korean Peninsula, separating millions. About 90 elderly South Koreans, accompanied by their family members, w...

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Air quality to worsen in Northwest as smoke returns

Air quality to worsen in Northwest as smoke returns

Ozone, or smog, can cause throat irritation, congestion, chest pain, trigger asthma, inflame the lining of the lungs and worsen bronchitis and emphysema. "We now have an air quality reading of "Very U...

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Trump attacks New York Times report on Don McGahn's cooperation with Mueller

Trump attacks New York Times report on Don McGahn's cooperation with Mueller

McGahn's lawyer gave the Trump team an overview of the first interview, but didn't say what his client divulged in subsequent interactions with the special counsel. McGahn reportedly threatened to ...

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