Stories about Global

Sep 07 2016

On historic trip to Laos, Obama aims to heal war wounds

The two presidents were due to meet in Laos later this week, where both are attending a meeting of Southeast Asian leaders. The insult was made more egregious because of ...

Sep 07 2016

USA stocks waver amid Fed officials' comments, data

He has repeatedly accused the central bank of keeping rates too low for too long just to help the Democrats. " They're keeping the rates down so that everything else do...

Sep 06 2016

Pence says he, Trump will release tax returns

Asking Pence if the Trump campaign could be transparent by their release, he seemed to agree. "We're going to make sure that we essentially end illegal immigration once a...

Sep 06 2016

Obama cancels meeting with new Philippine President Duterte

Duterte in Vientiane, but the DFA said the President could not accommodate the request because of his tight schedule. Obama said he had heard about the comment and inst...

Sep 05 2016

New Evidence Goes Public After Brock Turner Release

He was sent off with a bundle of the mail. "My family and I have endured over a year of inexplicable, unnecessary suffering, and he should face the consequences of chal...

Sep 04 2016

Couple sought in killing of mother, kidnapping her 3 kids

Pueblo, Colorado law enforcement say they have 22-year-old Brittany Humphrey and 27-year-old Joshua Aaron Robertson in custody. "Joshua Robertson was arrested two block...

Sep 02 2016

Jeremy Corbyn set to boost mandate as Labour leader, poll suggests

Under my leadership, Labour will take action to remove the barriers in our society to women achieving full equality, we will tackle discrimination, sexism and violence ag...

Sep 02 2016

Magnitude-7.1 quake strikes off New Zealand

The jolt lasted for nearly a minute and was felt across much of the North Island. Authorities warned the population about tsunami activities. The Ministry of Civil Def...

Sep 01 2016

Iranian Revolutionary Guard general killed in Aleppo

Despite multiple warnings via radio and loudspeaker, the Iranian boat approached head on, coming within 200 yards (meters) of one of the vessels. Yet with their words a...

Aug 31 2016

Islamic State group says spokesman killed in Syria

It didn't offer any details on when or how he died. Upon his release , Adnani pledged allegiance to Abu Bakr Al-Bagdadi, then leader of AQI, and now the leader of ISIS. ...

Aug 31 2016

Former IOC exec Hickey leaves prison, must stay in Brazil

Mr Hickey, is now being held by Brazilian police in relation to alleged mis-selling of tickets for the Olympic Games. However, in allowing him to leave prison, Justice ...

Aug 31 2016

Vladimir Putin, of Florida, arrested on trespassing charges

But it appears the pugilistic president of Russian Federation shares a name with Vladimir Putin of West Palm Beach. Police were called to a downtown West Palm Beach ...

Aug 31 2016

FAA Releases New Laws on Drones

Calderon looks at the new rules as a starting point, a place where the FAA can slowly integrate working unmanned aerial systems into the nation's complex aircraft opera...

Aug 30 2016

Singapore mass sprays residences as Zika expected to spread

Inspectors from the National Environment Agency checking for mosquito-breeding sites visited homes in the eastern Aljunied Crescent district where 41 cases - mostly forei...

Aug 29 2016

Trump's campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, quits!

Manafort has been dogged over the past week by allegations that he received secret payments from a pro-Russian Ukraine political party. Rather, she said, this was an e...

Aug 29 2016

Rosberg on pole for Belgian Grand Prix

With third place Hamilton lost only 10 points at Spa to victor and Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to hold a nine-point lead in the championship, despite taking grid pena...

Aug 29 2016

Thailand's Jutanugarn still atop the leaderboard at Canadian Women's Open

Three successive birdies from the 15th maintained Meadow's hopes of a high finish as recent British Open victor Jutanugarn gave the other contenders hope by bogeying two ...

Aug 28 2016

James Anderson and Stuart Broad's Championship seasons are over

A full assessment of facilities and operations in both Bangladesh and India was made this month by Reg Dickason, Director of Security Management for ECB - and a consultan...

Aug 27 2016

Accused Qld hostel stabber won't front court

Mia Ayliffe-Chung was stabbed to death in front of about 30 people at Shelley's Backpackers in Home Hill, south of Townsville, after 11:00pm on Tuesday. He also wrote "...

Aug 27 2016

Weapons Inspectors Find Evidence Syria Retains Chemical Program

The Syrian government has long accused opposition fighters of using chemical weapons. While the report's contents hadn't previously been announced, officials from the U...