Sat, 18 Aug 2018

ISIS claims Kabul attacks, as U.S. warns of Taliban threat

KABUL, Afghanistan - With no conceivable end to America’s longest military engagement in sight - the war against insurgents in ...

Dozens of children drown as boat sinks in the Nile

KARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident, a boat with over 40 children onboard ran into trouble after the engine ...

Collusion probe blamed for Brennan’s clearance being axed

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Hounded by the intensifying Russia collusion probe being led by the Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the U.S. ...

Pakistan’s Independence Day celebrations turn deadly

KARACHI, Pakistan - As Pakistan marked its 72nd Independence Day, several cases of aerial firing recorded across the country left ...

Explosion on Indian oil tanker off Oman, two casualties

MUSCAT, Oman - An Indian oil tanker, MT Desh Vaibhav suffered an explosion off the coast of Oman, with three ...

Kabul student centre attacked, death toll revised to 34

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber struck a student education centre in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul on Wednesday, leaving dozens ...

U.S. slams new sanctions on firms helping North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bid to punish companies that have been providing North Korea with revenue streams in violation ...

Trump slams witch hunt and those investigating it

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a fiery day on Twitter, the U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at his regular targets ...

Dozens killed in second bus tragedy in three days in Ecuador

QUITO, Ecuador - In what became the second highway tragedy in less than three days in Ecuador, a bus rammed ...

Swedish PM fumes after Masked youths torch 80 cars overnight

GOTEBORG, Sweden - In a bizarre night of vandalism, masked youngsters in different parts of Sweden torched dozens of cars, ...

Roadside bomb targets Saudi-backed local Yemeni governor

ADEN, Yemen - A targeting roadside bomb exploded in Yemen's southern city of Aden, targeting the convoy of a local ...

Iran unveils next-generation short-range ballistic missile

TEHRAN, Iran - Amid rising tensions with the U.S., after the country’s President Donald Trump withdrew from the Iran nuclear ...

Patients, staff flee Spanish hospital after it catches fire

MADRID, Spain - A hospital in the Canary Islands was set ablaze by a patient’s relative on Monday night, which ...

Hundreds injured after platform at Spanish festival collapse

MADRID, Spain -  A city in northwestern Spain, which had been hosting a popular annual seaside music festival, witnessed tragedy ...

Largest earthquake ever rocks Alaska’s North Slope

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The National Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer said that Alaska’s North Slope experienced the largest ever earthquake ...

Helicopter crash in Tajikistan leaves five dead

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan - In an incident that left five people dead, a helicopter made a hard landing in the mountains ...

Kosovo, Serbia Mull Territorial Swap to End Dispute

WASHINGTON - A decade-long dispute between Kosovo and Serbia is compelling both countries to consider a territorial swap along ethnic ...

US Cuts $230 Million to Syria, Ties Future Rebuilding Funds to Peace

WASHINGTON - The United States on Friday announced it was cutting about $230 million in stabilization money to northeast Syria ...

UN Chief: 1 Option to Protect Palestinians Is New Force

UNITED NATIONS - Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a new report that options to protect Palestinian civilians under Israeli occupation ...

Asian Games: Indonesian police kills dozens of criminals in crackdown

Jakarta [Indonesia], Aug 18 (ANI): Indonesian police has killed dozens of petty criminals in a massive crackdown against them, ahead ...

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Over 100 cases of measles diagnosed in 21 states

FLORIDA, U.S. - According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), so far this year, over 100 ...

Next Mission for Women With Military Service: Run for Office

A dragon winds around a cherry tree in the tattoo across MJ Hegar's arm and back, over the shrapnel wounds ...

Royals, short on sleep, visit White Sox

Forgive Kansas City Royals players if they yawn during the series opener against the Chicago White Sox on Friday night ...

Cardinals look to start another streak vs. Brewers

Thursday night's 5-4 loss to the Washington Nationals snapped the St. Louis Cardinals' winning streak at a season-high eight games. ...

Chicago tries to put out fire in visit to Montreal

The Chicago Fire's playoff hopes are starting to flame out. The Montreal Impact are hoping to keep theirs burning. Mired ...

Nationals hope to build on win vs. Marlins

MIAMI -- The Washington Nationals woke up Thursday with a losing record, nine games off the lead in a division ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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