Stories about World News

Aug 01 2017

Clippers' Danilo Gallinari fractures hand punching opponent in Eurobasket

In an exhibition game for the Italian national team, Gallinari ended up in a scuffle with Jito Kok of the Netherlands, and Gallinari didn't hold back any punches. Galli...

Jul 31 2017

Xi calls for strong military to defeat enemies

Chinese leader Xi inspected his country's troops Sunday at the Zhurihe training base, in China's Inner Mongolia region. President Xi Jinping reviewed the troops and mad...

Jul 31 2017

Philippines mayor accused by Duterte of drugs trade links shot dead — BBCI

Seized from his home were assorted firearms, ammunition, alleged illegal drugs, and drug paraphernalia. Chief Insp. Jovie Espenido, who was involved in the raid, was also...

Jul 31 2017

Hambantota Port Agreement To Be Signed Tomorrow PM

The Ports Minister explained that the agreement that was signed would be presented to parliament again, because some might charge that it is different from the one presen...

Jul 31 2017

After 6-month run, Trump ousts chief of staff Reince Priebus

Priebus brought with Spicer, a former RNC official, with him to the White House. Though Scaramucci wasn't slated to begin until August 15, he told CNN his start date was ...

Jul 31 2017

US Tests Missile Defense System To 'Stay Ahead' Of Threats

USA forces tested the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system in Alaska by launching a ballistic missile over the Pacific Ocean, according to the U.S. Pacifi...

Jul 30 2017

Gunmen storm into DP Ruto's Sugoi home

The deputy president had left hours earlier for a campaign rally in the town of Kitale, where he joined President Uhuru Kenyatta. A police officer arrives at Sugoi, the...

Jul 30 2017

Woman calls 911 as rescued boa constrictor wraps around her face

Firefighters came to the rescue of an East Lake Road woman when they cut the head off her pet boa constrictor that had wrapped around her neck and was biting her face...

Jul 30 2017

Senate fails to pass 'skinny repeal' of Obamacare; what's next?

Senator John McCain , who criticized the tactics used by the GOP leadership - shrouding the health bill in secrecy until just before the vote - sided with Democrats in v...

Jul 30 2017

Venezuelan oil sanctions carry risks for U.S. economy

Nestor Reverol, the interior and justice minister, warned that violators face prison sentences of five to 10 years if they violate the ban. Some employees said they w...

Jul 29 2017

Friday weather: Sunny skies, with highs in the mid-80s

A front will move through the state Saturday and we'll start to clear the skies and lower the temperatures. Dry weather continues for most of next week, with high tempe...

Jul 29 2017

United States imposes more sanctions on Iran in response to space launch

The six Shahid Hemmat Industrial Group subsidiaries the ageny called "central" to the Iranian missile program, are responsible for a range of components to Iran's ballist...

Jul 29 2017

Obamacare repeal is bad for our health -- Lexi Handrick

President Donald Trump has declined to guarantee payments, and has floated the idea of letting the law fail. McCain joined two other Republicans, Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) ...

Jul 28 2017

Rex Tillerson has no plans to step down, official says

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during the delegation photo with leaders from the Global Coalition Working to Defeat ISIS, at the State Department on March 22. Joseph ...

Jul 28 2017

Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

The stock has a market capitalization of $102.70 billion, a PE ratio of 47.02 and a beta of 1.05. There are 2 sell ratings, 12 hold ratings, 12 buy ratings on the stock...

Jul 28 2017

U.S. hits Venezuela with more sanctions ahead of vote

A two-day general strike was organized by the opposition in defiance of the vote. "Highways were mostly empty and businesses shuttered across the country as millions of...

Jul 28 2017

Transgender Comedian Challenges Trump's Military Ban on 'Tonight'

We really wish she would wake up and talk to her father about what he is doing to the community she so lovingly supports. Now after President Trump's announcement , the ...

Jul 28 2017

WH Press Secretary Avoids Questions on Procedures to Oust Transgenders from Military

The Pentagon could only say it will issue a new policy "in the near future" after consulting with the White House. He lost a key ally last week in the White House with...

Jul 28 2017

Israel welcomes Trump comments slamming Hezbollah

Trump accused Iran and Hezbollah , which the United States considers a " foreign terrorist organisation ", of fuelling the humanitarian disaster in Syria . Further, Leb...

Jul 28 2017

Death toll in Gujarat floods reaches 119; rescue op underway

An IAF chopper appears above him, dropping a rope, and he makes a slow, suspense-filled ascent, finally helped into the helicopter by the Air Force officers. As many as 3...