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Germany's Merkel tours Holocaust museum on Israel visit

Germany's Merkel tours Holocaust museum on Israel visit

German chancellor, Angela Merkel is due to arrive in Israel on Wednesday evening, for an official visit to discuss bilateral relations between Germany and Israel. On Thursday, however, she said the ...

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With razor thin margin, Brett Kavanaugh confirmed as US Supreme Court Justice

Brett Kavanaugh , who faced multiple allegations of sexual misconduct , has been sworn in as a justice of the Supreme Court after the closest Senate vote in more than 100 years. The brutal hearing sp...

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The cyber charges against Russian Federation: what have we learned?

The cyber charges against Russian Federation: what have we learned?

May added, "We will uphold the rules-based worldwide system, and defend global institutions from those that seek to do them harm". "The GRU's actions are reckless and indiscriminate", Hunt said. O...

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Interpol Urges China To Clarify Status On Missing Police Chief

Interpol Urges China To Clarify Status On Missing Police Chief

South China Morning Post , a media house based in Hong Kong quoted a source saying that chief Meng was "taken away" for questioning by discipline authorities "as soon as he landed in China" last week....

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Former Classmates of Brett Kavanaugh Say They've Been Ignored by The FBI

Former Classmates of Brett Kavanaugh Say They've Been Ignored by The FBI

Appold told the New Yorker in an interview. "But Brett's drinking was unusual". Kavanaugh blasted the allegation and flatly disputed Roche's characterization in a phone interview with Senate inves...

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EXCALIBUR: Girl, 8, Pulls 1,500-Year-Old Pre-Viking Sword From Lake

EXCALIBUR: Girl, 8, Pulls 1,500-Year-Old Pre-Viking Sword From Lake

The Minnesota native, Saga Vanecek , initially thought it was a stick stuck at the bottom of the lake in Sweden. A local museum estimates that it's 1,500 years old. Also found by researchers, who swo...

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The Head of Interpol Is Missing After a Trip to China

The Head of Interpol Is Missing After a Trip to China

Meng has 40 years of experience in criminal justice and policing in China, notably in the fields of drugs, counter-terrorism and border control, according to Interpol . The term usually describes inv...

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Toddler shreds more than $1000 in cash

Toddler shreds more than $1000 in cash

Digging through the trash and other places, the couple never expected to find the cash - which was inside of an envelope - in the shredder . After careful and tearful consideration, the couple real...

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Indonesia's quake, tsunami reaches 1,571, search mission extended

Indonesia's quake, tsunami reaches 1,571, search mission extended

Others braved the scorching sun as they listened to the mosque's imam encouraging them to be courageous. According to Indonesian National Board for Disaster Management this morning, the death toll h...

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NAB arrests Shehbaz Sharif over Ashiana Housing scandal

NAB arrests Shehbaz Sharif over Ashiana Housing scandal

By-elections to fill 11 parliamentary seats and 19 provincial assembly seats are scheduled for October 14. Besides Ashiana , Shehbaz Sharif has been accused of corruption in Punjab Power Developme...

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Saudi crown prince says he ‘loves’ working with Trump

Saudi crown prince says he ‘loves’ working with Trump

The Washington Post's editorial page editor Fred Hiatt said in a statement: "If the reports of Jamal's murder are true, it is a monstrous and unfathomable act". The former government adviser, who t...

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S.Korean minister proposes US-N.Korea tradeoff

S.Korean minister proposes US-N.Korea tradeoff

USA officials have said the sanctions will remain in place until North Korea has "fully" and "verifiably" denuclearized. Trump, who has sounded optimistic about holding a second summit with Kim, has...

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Storm may become tropical depression in coming days, hurricane center says

Storm may become tropical depression in coming days, hurricane center says

The low has been meandering just off the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula during the past few hours, but its longer-term motion is toward the northwest near 5 mph (7 km/h). On tap for the week wetter we...

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Peace prize for duo's fight against sexual violence

Peace prize for duo's fight against sexual violence

Mukwege has treated a population that has been victim to rape by militias, government soldiers, and foreign armies. "The 2018 Peace Laureate is the foremost, most unifying symbol, both nationally an...

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British fisherman dies after bite from sea snake off northern Australian coast

British fisherman dies after bite from sea snake off northern Australian coast

It said there were no deaths previously recorded from bites in Australian waters. St John Ambulance operations manager Craig Garraway said they co-ordinated with the Groote Eylandt Health Clinic and...

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Kavanaugh shouldn’t be confirmed, retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens says

Kavanaugh shouldn’t be confirmed, retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens says

Since leaving the court, he has suggested repealing the Second Amendment as a response to the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, and has called for revising the Eighth Amendment to abolish the deat...

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Global image of USA has plummeted under Trump, says poll

Global image of USA has plummeted under Trump, says poll

Richard Wike, the director of global attitudes research at Pew , tells me: poll shows China's rising power "is something that registering with average citizens around the world pretty clearly.It isn'...

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Utah man arrested in sending envelope to Trump

Utah man arrested in sending envelope to Trump

One of the two envelopes sent to the Pentagon - addressed to either Mattis or Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson - contained a return address that linked them to the former sailor, whose...

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Republicans deplore Trump mocking Brett Kavanaugh accuser

Republicans deplore Trump mocking Brett Kavanaugh accuser

Before the Federal Bureau of Investigation interview, Mr. Walsh submitted two statements to the Senate committee, both saying the same thing. Writing in all capital letters , Trump said when he goe...

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Australia 'cool head' in US-China spat: PM

Australia 'cool head' in US-China spat: PM

The US military is reportedly planning to put on a serious show of force in contested waters from the South China Sea to the Taiwan Strait as a warning to China and a reminder of the United State...

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Kavanaugh accuser Julie Swetnick speaks out on sexual abuse allegations

Kavanaugh accuser Julie Swetnick speaks out on sexual abuse allegations

In stark contrast to Ford , Swetnick was neither persuasive nor believable. He claims that during that time, Swetnick shared some details about her sex life. "I haven't even gone to Google to learn ...

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Russia delivers S-300 air defenses to Syria

Russia delivers S-300 air defenses to Syria

More than 18,000 people, almost half of them civilians, have been killed in Russian air strikes on Syria since Moscow began its game-changing intervention exactly three years ago, a monitor said Sunda...

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A second referendum would be a

A second referendum would be a "politicians' vote": British PM

Ahead of the start of the conference, the former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson condemned her Chequers negotiating stance as " deranged " and "preposterous" and the former Brexit Secretary David ...

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WADA targeted by Russian military intelligence service GRU, says United Kingdom government

WADA targeted by Russian military intelligence service GRU, says United Kingdom government

The minister in charge of Canada's cyber agencies says he is "very concerned" about the "untoward" cyberattacks that Russian intelligence officers have been charged with, following a multi-jurisdict...

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White House pulls out of treaties with Iran, Palestinians

White House pulls out of treaties with Iran, Palestinians

Following the decision to leave the 1955 friendship treaty with Iran, Pompeo said: "This is a decision, frankly, that is 39 years overdue ". He said the administration would review all accords that m...

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Rohingya Will Be Deported, Supreme Court Says Myanmar Has Accepted Them

Rohingya Will Be Deported, Supreme Court Says Myanmar Has Accepted Them

Legal efforts to stymie their deportation failed when the Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a petition on their behalf and upheld their status as illegal immigrants. The chief judicial magistrate of ...

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SC shooting suspect was disabled Vietnam vet

SC shooting suspect was disabled Vietnam vet

He was hospitalized with a head injury Thursday after falling at the scene, and was unable to speak with officers. An unspecified number of children who were inside the home with the gunman were a...

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U.S. Envoy Threatens Russia Over Missiles

U.S. Envoy Threatens Russia Over Missiles

But the damage was already done. "Who authorised this lady to. behave so aggressively and destructively?", Zakharova said . "It shows that in the present administration there are people in very i...

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Sanders sidesteps Trump’s mocking rally speech, accuses Democrats of ‘smear campaign’

Sanders sidesteps Trump’s mocking rally speech, accuses Democrats of ‘smear campaign’

Their reactions left Republicans concerned that Trump had complicated their effort to cement Kavanaugh's support in a chamber where the GOP holds a razor-thin 51-49 majority. Should Republicans ge...

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Risky selfies killed 259 people in 6 years, report says

Risky selfies killed 259 people in 6 years, report says

This is not the first time that light has been shed on the fatal risks of snapping a selfie . Drowning is the leading cause of selfie deaths, usually involving people being washed away by waves o...

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