Stories about Global News

Sep 24 2017

Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear site; cause is unknown

Previous earthquakes in North Korea have indicated nuclear tests. President Moon Jae-in voiced support for stronger sanctions in response to the North's recent weapons ...

Sep 24 2017

Iran successfully tests new ballistic missile: state media

Iran unveiled what it said was a new ballistic missile with a range of 2,000km, capable of carrying several warheads, during commemorations for the Iran-Iraq war and ...

Sep 21 2017

Boris Johnson may resign before the weekend

This option is known by critics as the "EEA-lite", similar to the arrangements adopted by Switzerland , which would be a way of preserving the benefits of the single mar...

Sep 20 2017

Monroe County opens to Marathon for residents, business owners

Scott also said that he will "aggressively fight" for legislation to put these requirements into law next year. Power has been restored for at least 89%, the agency sai...

Sep 20 2017

Obama Administration May Have Wiretapped Trump Tower, Reveals New Report

So the real story here is not the "vindication" of Trump but that the then-Presidential candidate hired someone whose actions were deemed suspicious enough by top Federal...

Sep 19 2017

Job Security At the Heart Of CAMI Strike

The union, Unifor, wants a pledge that the remaining vehicle, the Equinox, won't be moved to another plant. Earlier this year the production of the GMC Terrain was shif...

Sep 19 2017

Senate Republicans push last-gasp Obamacare repeal amid hurdles

It would be up to the states to determine the best way to use the grants for health care. Republican (and sometimes Democratic) governors have always been cheerleaders fo...

Sep 19 2017

Kulsoom Sharif wins key vacant parliament seat in Lahore

The ruling PML-N called the verdict a "disappointment" while Sharif's daughter and party leader Maryam Nawaz said "revenge was being taken in the name of accountability"....

Sep 18 2017

Colts to start Jacoby Brissett at QB vs. Cardinals

PALMER ON REBOUND: Arizona quarterback Carson Palmer had one of the worst games of his career in the season opener, going 27 of 48 passes for 269 yards with a touchdow...

Sep 18 2017

Bangladesh ratchets up efforts to stop Rohingya refugees spreading out

We are also concerned about reports of extensive loss of life of civilians and the enormous suffering that is producing the displacement of thousands of people from their...

Sep 18 2017

Hamas dissolves Gaza government and agrees to national unity talks with Fatah

Hamas and Fatah agreed in 2014 to form a national reconciliation administration but could not agree on the details. Repeated attempts have been made by regional forces ...

Sep 17 2017

California Lawmakers Pass 'Sanctuary State' Bill

Lawmakers reached a deal on the proposal after resistance from law enforcement officials and Gov. This year, California lawmakers have strengthened protections for undo...

Sep 16 2017

Possible Hazing Suspected in LSU Student's Death

While Alexander on Thursday emphasized the circumstances of Gruver's death are still under investigation by LSU Police, he said "hazing is unsafe, irresponsible and unacc...

Sep 16 2017

Jennifer Garner cries over 'Hamilton' following dentist visit in comedic video

Jennifer Garner on Thursday shared a hilarious throwback video on Instagram of herself crying over Hamilton while under the influence of anesthesia from the dentist....

Sep 14 2017

Olive Garden brings back pasta pass, on sale Thursday

Both pasta pass holders will have from September 25 through November 19 to eat unlimited pasta, soup, salad and breadsticks. In addition to the $100 passes, the chain w...

Sep 14 2017

Qatari FM meets Erdogan amid Gulf diplomatic rift

Qatar's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan Bin Saad Al-Muraikhi triggered the provocation by justifying his country's relations with Iran, saying it is a "decen...

Sep 14 2017

Oil Prices Hold Gains as Stockpile Numbers Hike

Experts also say, however, US stockpiles data may not give a full picture in coming weeks because of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The oil demand by Gulf Coast refine...

Sep 14 2017

Erdogan dismisses North Atlantic Treaty Organisation concerns overs Russian Federation defence system deal

It is believed that a measure of transfer-of-technology will be involved, though to what extent is not known, though Bloomberg reported that two of the S-400 systems wo...

Sep 14 2017

Putin spokesman confirms Russian outreach to Trump

WASHINGTON - In the third month of Donald Trump's presidency, Vladimir Putin dispatched one of his diplomats to the State Department to deliver a bold proposition: the fu...

Sep 13 2017

Oil prices slip on demand concerns following USA hurricanes

Brent, the global benchmark, rose 45 cents, or 0.84%, to $54.29 a barrel. OPEC and other producers including Russian Federation pledged to reduce output by about 1.8 ...