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Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian protest icon, released from Israeli prison

Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian protest icon, released from Israeli prison

Ahed and her mother, Nariman Tamimi, were greeted with banners, cheers and Palestinian flags as they entered their home village of Nabi Saleh. Tamimi was arrested in December 2017 after a video of h...

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Colombian gang puts $70K bounty on Sombra the drug-sniffing dog

Colombian gang puts $70K bounty on Sombra the drug-sniffing dog

The threat has prompted officials to move the pup from her busy post on Colombia's Caribbean coast to the more private El Dorado International Airport in Bogota. Colombian police uncovered the threat ...

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Trump denies lawyer's Russian Federation collusion claim

Trump denies lawyer's Russian Federation collusion claim

Mr. Trump on Friday vehemently repeated his denial that he knew about the meeting, which is at the centre of Mr. Mueller's probe, tweeting "NO", he "did NOT know of the meeting with my son, Don jr"....

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Trump Pushes Back on Cohen's Claim He Knew About Trump Tower Meeting

Trump Pushes Back on Cohen's Claim He Knew About Trump Tower Meeting

Senior Advisor Jared Kushner leaves after a jobs creation pledge event in the East Room of the White House July 19, 2018 in Washington, DC . Russia's Vladimir Putin has invited US President Dona...

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At least 24 killed and more than 100 injured in Greece wildfires

At least 24 killed and more than 100 injured in Greece wildfires

About 130 military personnel and firefighters continue to comb the affected areas in the search for missing persons, whose number is hard to determine. The wildfires are the worst to hit Greece since ...

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Flagging friendship: New Zealand demands Australia change national banner

Flagging friendship: New Zealand demands Australia change national banner

While the flags both feature blue backgrounds, union jacks in the lefthand corner and the Southern Cross, they are not exactly the same. It took 10 months and roughly $17 million for New Zealanders ...

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Images indicate North Korea dismantling facilities at test site

Images indicate North Korea dismantling facilities at test site

Notably, the timeline of the satellite images suggests that North Korea may have begun dismantling the facilities at Sohae after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Pyongyang in early July in a bid...

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Nasa captures historic eclipse and blood moon from all over the world

Nasa captures historic eclipse and blood moon from all over the world

The total lunar eclipse happens when the moon passes through the middle of the Earth's shadow , making it darker than it is during the partial eclipse , when the moon is in the Earth's shadow ...

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China says there will be 'no winner' in global trade war

China says there will be 'no winner' in global trade war

The leaders of India, China, Brazil, South Africa and Russian Federation met in Johannesburg on Thursday for the tenth edition of the annual summit of the bloc of emerging powers. Efforts by China...

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Putin Invites Trump to Moscow for a One-on-One Meeting

Both leaders have called the Helsinki meeting successful, and Mr Putin rounded on US summit critics earlier this month for wanting to sacrifice the US-Russia relationship over "narrow party interest...

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Facebook Finally Bans Alex Jones (But Just For 30 Days)

Facebook Finally Bans Alex Jones (But Just For 30 Days)

After receiving complaints from Facebook users, four Jones videos were removed from the platform on Thursday. During Thursday's " Tucker Carlson Tonight", Carlson defended Jones from Facebook's...

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Father in court over Worcester 'acid attack' on boy, 3

Father in court over Worcester 'acid attack' on boy, 3

West Mercia Police Chief Superintendent Mark Travis said following the assault: "The family are coming to terms with something quite shocking". The boy suffered serious burns to his face and an ar...

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1,800 children reunited with families, but 700 remain separated

1,800 children reunited with families, but 700 remain separated

A federal judge in California had ordered that all eligible families be reunited yesterday by 6pm local time . Lee Gelernt, an attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union who represents the s...

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Hundreds missing in Laos after hydropower dam collapse

Hundreds missing in Laos after hydropower dam collapse

The website of the state-run Vientiane Times newspaper said Wednesday that two people were confirmed dead as of Tuesday afternoon. "It could be higher", the Vientiane-based official told Reuters b...

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Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza after troops attacked

Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza after troops attacked

Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum said: "The resistance will not abandon its duty in defending its people and protect them and respond to (Israel's) aggression". Israel typically demolishes the homes of P...

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Ryan opposes GOP effort to impeach Rosenstein

Ryan opposes GOP effort to impeach Rosenstein

But a number of Republican lawmakers have expressed frustration and distrust toward the Department of Justice in its handling of the case and its responsiveness to some House subpoenas - ultimately ...

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Egyptian zoo busted painting donkeys to look like zebras

Egyptian zoo busted painting donkeys to look like zebras

This is not the first time that a zoo has painted donkeys to look like zebras. But many social media users have noted that upon closer inspection, the animal has long floppy ears instead of the mo...

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USA should prepare new anti-Russian sanctions before Putin's visit to Washington

USA should prepare new anti-Russian sanctions before Putin's visit to Washington

Under pressure from Congress, which previous year passed a tough sanctions law targeting Russia, the US Treasury in April imposed sanctions on Russian officials and oligarchs for election meddling and...

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McConnell, Ryan: Congress Won’t Welcome Putin if He Visits D.C.

McConnell, Ryan: Congress Won’t Welcome Putin if He Visits D.C.

McConnell declined to back up a tweet Trump sent Tuesday suggesting any potential Russian interference in the fall midterm elections would be created to favour Democrats. The White House said last w...

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North Korean Engine Dismantlement at Sohae Reversible 'Within Months — US Intelligence

North Korean Engine Dismantlement at Sohae Reversible 'Within Months — US Intelligence

In 2011, President Barack Obama's administration agreed with Pyongyang to restart recovery missions, offering to pay $5,669,160 in "compensation" for services provided by North Korea . South Korea's ...

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Turkish lira plummets after central bank holds rates

Turkish lira plummets after central bank holds rates

The Turkish lira has plunged 29.5% this year versus the United States dollar. Turkey's central bank failed to give the market what it wanted, and investors are punishing it for it. Foreign lenders...

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White House Postpones Second Putin Summit Until After 'Russia Witch Hunt'

White House Postpones Second Putin Summit Until After 'Russia Witch Hunt'

Mr Trump's appearance at a July 16 summit with Mr Putin in Helsinki drew a fierce backlash in the United States after he shied away from blaming the Russian leader for interference into the 2016 ...

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US threatens sanctions unless Turkey releases American pastor

US threatens sanctions unless Turkey releases American pastor

USA officials had been under the impression that the deal was in place, the source said , adding that when Brunson was not released, Pence spoke with President Donald Trump and the two agreed harsh...

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Swedish student's dramatic plane protest stops man's deportation 'to hell'

Swedish student's dramatic plane protest stops man's deportation 'to hell'

Apparently, planes can not take off unless all air passengers have taken their seats and put their safety belts on; so as a means to interrupt the Afghan man's deportation, Elin Ersson refused to ...

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Heatwave kills 30 people in sweltering Japan's record-breaking temperatures

Heatwave kills 30 people in sweltering Japan's record-breaking temperatures

Experts have warned that thousands of people could die in a heatwave in Japan which is blistering under record temperatures. Temperatures in Japan have hit a record high, with officials issuing a ...

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More than 2000 killed in string of attacks in southern Syria

More than 2000 killed in string of attacks in southern Syria

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the attacks killed 32 people, including civilians and fighters, in the city and its countryside. WATCH: Has the world betrayed Syria? Ninety-four S...

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'Unhappily' married woman denied a divorce by UK Supreme Court

'Unhappily' married woman denied a divorce by UK Supreme Court

Hugh denied the allegations about his behaviour, and while admitting that their relationship had never been - in the paraphrase of Lord Wilson - emotionally intense, he said the couple had learned to ...

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Attorney For Brock Turner Cites Lack Of Evidence In Appeal

Attorney For Brock Turner Cites Lack Of Evidence In Appeal

A court ultimately convicted Turner of assault with intent to commit rape, sexual penetration of an intoxicated person with a foreign object and sexual penetration of an unconscious person with a fore...

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PTI leads in Pak election 2018 results

PTI leads in Pak election 2018 results

The PTI was leading on 60 seats in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. His Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf ( PTI ) party has inched ahead of PML-N in recent national polls, but even if it gets the most votes, it will li...

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N rejects election results

Based on reporting of 47 per cent of polling stations, PTI is leading on 113 National Assembly seats, while the PML-N trails behind with 64 and the PPP-Parliamentarians (PPP-P) is at third spot with...

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Dem Rising Star Ocasio-Cortez Meets With Lawmakers At Capitol

Dem Rising Star Ocasio-Cortez Meets With Lawmakers At Capitol

The heavily edited clips were taken from a real interview on PBS's Firing Line show with Margaret Hoover, which Ocasio-Cortez had given a week earlier. She continued: "It's odd you don't know what...

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American Airlines Bows to Beijing on Taiwan

American Airlines Bows to Beijing on Taiwan

The ministry condemned Beijing's use of political force to interfere with the operations of private foreign businesses as "rude and unreasonable", saying that it has been in touch with USA governmen...

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Explosion reported outside the US Embassy in Beijing

Explosion reported outside the US Embassy in Beijing

The explosion happened in a public space off the southeast corner of the embassy compound, the embassy said. A witness spoken to by the Reuters news agency says they have seen officers examining a v...

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Trump, EU president make joint statement amid trade tensions

Trump, EU president make joint statement amid trade tensions

Juncker came to Washington for a last-ditch bid to avoid USA tariffs on cars . He has slapped taxes on imported steel and aluminum, saying they pose a threat to USA national security. Trump's cla...

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Hundreds missing in Laos after collapse of dam under construction

Hundreds missing in Laos after collapse of dam under construction

Many people were seen clinging to the roofs of their houses, surrounded by water. The project consists of a series of dams over the Houay Makchanh, the Xe-Namnoy and the Xe-Pian rivers in neighbouri...

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Cohen's Attorney Releases Tape Of Cohen-Trump Chat About Karen McDougal

Cohen's Attorney Releases Tape Of Cohen-Trump Chat About Karen McDougal

The audio is muffled, but can be heard saying to "pay with cash" and Cohen immediately says, "no, no". "The only people who use cash are drug dealers and mobsters", he added . As I noted in a column ...

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Trump's next proposed summit with Putin delayed

Trump's next proposed summit with Putin delayed

President Trump drew sharp bipartisan criticism for his performance and for not publicly confronting Putin about Russian interference in the 2016 election. "We know the value of these 'fateful declar...

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Russia: Republicans move to impeach Deputy AG Rosenstein

Russia: Republicans move to impeach Deputy AG Rosenstein

One clue is that the articles of impeachment were introduced on the eve of a five-week House recess, and were not advanced as a "privileged motion" involving urgent House priorities that might hav...

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New Cohen tape surfaces a bigger Trump fish

New Cohen tape surfaces a bigger Trump fish

Cohen and Trump on the secretly recorded tape apparently discuss a $150,000 payment to the National Enquirer so it can buy the story of Playboy model Karen MacDougal, who claimed to have an affair...

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Putin meeting only next year, says US National Security Adviser

Putin meeting only next year, says US National Security Adviser

The expression of concern about Russian meddling is a change in tone for the president, who has repeatedly expressed doubts about Russia's role in interfering in the 2016 USA election. The groups m...

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