Global

Bali reopens airport after volcano eruption strands thousands of tourists

Bali reopens airport after volcano eruption strands thousands of tourists

Although an exclusion zone around the carter has been marked at 4 km, planes need to avoid flying through volcanic ash as it might cause damage to aircraft engines, cooling systems, clog fuel and hamp...

by · Global
Capitol Police Arrest About 575 Protesters at Senate Office Building

Capitol Police Arrest About 575 Protesters at Senate Office Building

They were joined and supported by a number of prominent figures, such as the actress Susan Sarandon and multiple Democratic Senators, including Elizabeth Warren, Tammy Duckworth and others. "We are no...

by · Global
Egypt condemns assassination attempt on Zimbabwe's president Mnangagwa - Politics - Egypt

Egypt condemns assassination attempt on Zimbabwe's president Mnangagwa - Politics - Egypt

Mr. Mnangagwa has called for calm after the blast which went off "inches" away from him. He has pledged to hold free and fair elections as he seeks to mend global relations and have sanctions agains...

by · Global
Italian PM satisfied with 'right direction' at European Union migration summit

Italian PM satisfied with 'right direction' at European Union migration summit

When someone has the right to protection and asylum, we should grant it."A failure to find agreement could threaten the EU's border-free travel area, one of the biggest accomplishments of the bloc's 6...

by · Global
Trump Responds to Kennedy’s Retirement: We’ll Begin Search for New Justice ‘Immediately’

Trump Responds to Kennedy’s Retirement: We’ll Begin Search for New Justice ‘Immediately’

Trump's order 5-4. "By the time we march this thing down to the Supreme Court , the faces on the bench will be different", King told reporters at the time. Protesters gather outside the U.S. Sup...

by · Global
NZ PM Jacinda Ardern, Gayford explain baby's name, Neve Te Aroha

NZ PM Jacinda Ardern, Gayford explain baby's name, Neve Te Aroha

PMO says it was a "hive of activity this morning" with Ardern being visited by her midwife, obstetrician and physio. Ardern became New Zealand's youngest prime minister when she took office throug...

by · Global
English bulldog wins title of World's Ugliest Dog

English bulldog wins title of World's Ugliest Dog

Zsa Zsa and her large tongue not only beat out the other dogs, but she brought ome $1500. The dogs walk down a red carpet and are evaluated by a panel of judges, with the victor taking home $1500. ...

by · Global
World applauds as Saudi women take the wheel

World applauds as Saudi women take the wheel

The lifting of the ban , ordered last September by King Salman , is part of sweeping reforms pushed by his powerful young son Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman . Three of the women who'd taken par...

by · Global
Erdogan leads early count in pivotal Turkey poll

Erdogan leads early count in pivotal Turkey poll

Mr Erdogan's main challenger is 54-year-old former physics teacher Mr Ince, who is backed by the centre-left main opposition Republican People's Party, or CHP, and has wooed crowds with an unexpectedl...

by · Global
Saudi Arabia says new Yemen missile intercepted

Saudi Arabia says new Yemen missile intercepted

He said four of the dead were women. Dozens of Houthi gunmen were killed, including field commanders during the raid of the Yemeni Resistance Forces on the Hodeidah Airport. It lies just 8km from th...

by · Global
New Zealand's Ardern first leader to give birth in office since 1990

New Zealand's Ardern first leader to give birth in office since 1990

Announcing the pregnancy, Ms Ardern said she would be "PM and a mum", while Mr Gayford, a television presenter for a fishing show, will be "first man of fishing" and become a stay at home dad. "I...

by · Global
News Priest Slaps Crying Baby During Baptism in Horrifying Video

News Priest Slaps Crying Baby During Baptism in Horrifying Video

As a priest you are suppose to insure safety and peace but yet you slap my child! "If I was the mother of that baby I wouldn't hesitate to push or slap the damn priest back". The baby's parents,...

by · Global
Trump supporters steadfast despite the immigration uproar

Trump supporters steadfast despite the immigration uproar

Five days later, he did just that. Government officials familiar with early drafts of the executive order spoke to NBC News about how the order is supposed to allow families to be detained togethe...

by · Global
S. Korea pressing North on making plans to ax nukes

S. Korea pressing North on making plans to ax nukes

Mr Kim's motorcade had earlier been seen leaving the North Korean embassy as police closed off major roads and intersections in central Beijing . Kim is in Beijing on his third visit to China...

by · Global
Former Trump campaign manager tweets background to 'wah-wah' comment

Former Trump campaign manager tweets background to 'wah-wah' comment

Lewandowski's remark drew intense outrage , including from former Fox News contributor Megyn Kelly. Far from addressing the concern, Lewandowsky replied with an inhumane " womp, womp ". Capitol in ...

by · Global
Jeff Sessions says no one wants to split families

Jeff Sessions says no one wants to split families

Sessions blamed past policies that he said encouraged family immigration with immunity from prosecution, leading to a fivefold increase over the past four years. The contents of the letter were f...

by · Global
Disney makes $70.3 billion counterbid for Twenty-First Century Fox

Disney makes $70.3 billion counterbid for Twenty-First Century Fox

Fox's share price was trading at $44 early on Wednesday morning, indicating investors believe a bigger bid is likely. Shares of Disney rose 1.3 percent, to $107.50. Iger ruled out any split in asset...

by · Global
Canada votes to legalise cannabis for recreational use

Canada votes to legalise cannabis for recreational use

It's expected, however, that Canadians will be able to legally purchase and consume recreational marijuana by mid-September at the latest. While nine U.S. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made the pa...

by · Global
The US is withdrawing from the UN Human Rights Council

The US is withdrawing from the UN Human Rights Council

It's also notable that while Haley tries to claim the moral high ground by condemning other nations that violate human rights, Trump's recent stance towards human rights abusers like China , Russia, ...

by · Global
As Kim visits China, Xi flaunts bargaining chip in trade dispute

As Kim visits China, Xi flaunts bargaining chip in trade dispute

Kim "felt thanks for and highly praised China's promotion of denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula and its important role in protecting the peninsula's peace and stability", state broadcaster CCTV...

by · Global
Woman Yells 'Allahu Akbar!' and Stabs 2 in French Riviera

Woman Yells 'Allahu Akbar!' and Stabs 2 in French Riviera

However, he said, "that does not exclude the possibility that she may have been radicalized ..." The 24-year-old assailant, who did not have a police record, was overpowered by a customer and two su...

by · Global
Pelosi calls for Trump to end 'inhumane, barbaric' policy at the border

Pelosi calls for Trump to end 'inhumane, barbaric' policy at the border

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the "zero-tolerance policy for criminal illegal entry" on 6 April 2018. Despite children being accompanied by their parents when they entered the country,...

by · Global
Melania Trump ‘hates’ separating migrant kids from parents

Melania Trump ‘hates’ separating migrant kids from parents

It was the same facility the U.S. Border Patrol allowed reporters to briefly visit on Sunday. The House is expected to vote on a GOP immigration measure later this week and a GOP aide said langu...

by · Global
39 fighters killed in Yemen

39 fighters killed in Yemen

The port is also a lucrative source of revenue for the Houthis, who control most of Yemen's north since 2014. The council added: "People in the governorate have reported heavy airstrikes along coa...

by · Global
Tory rebellions against May's Brexit plans 'could bring down government'

Tory rebellions against May's Brexit plans 'could bring down government'

Theresa May's flagship Brexit legislation has once more been thrown into doubt, after a compromise created to keep Tory backbenchers on board was branded "unacceptable" by leading rebels. Lord Newb...

by · Global
Elderly man, 9-year-old among killed in strong Japan quake

Elderly man, 9-year-old among killed in strong Japan quake

The natural disaster reminded many in Japan of the magnitude 7.3 Hanshin-Kobe quake in 1995 that killed more than 6,000 in the region. Train service was suspended across a wide area during the morning...

by · Global
Multiple Undocumented Immigrants Killed In Car Chase

Multiple Undocumented Immigrants Killed In Car Chase

Yolanda Choates, a US Customs and Border Protection spokeswoman, directed questions to the Dimmit County Sheriff's Office. CNN has reached out to local authorities and is waiting to learn details of...

by · Global
At least 3 killed, dozens hurt as quake rocks Japan's Osaka

At least 3 killed, dozens hurt as quake rocks Japan's Osaka

Japanese media reported one of the quake's victims is a 9-year-old girl found at a school in Takatsuki City. The Indonesian Consulate General (KJRI) in Osaka has opened an emergency hotline followin...

by · Global
Former Trump aide ordered to jail after bail revoked

Former Trump aide ordered to jail after bail revoked

Manafort , who was indicted on witness tampering charges last week, had asked to remain on house arrest until his first trial on September 17. Manafort will learn whether he must await trial i...

by · Global
Police say 2 Kansas deputies killed by inmate were parents

Police say 2 Kansas deputies killed by inmate were parents

Rohrer, who had been with the department for seven years, had two children of his own. Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer released a statement Friday saying he was deeply saddened to learn of the shooting ...

by · Global
Mullah Fazlullah who ordered attack on Malala Yousafzai killed in drone strike

Mullah Fazlullah who ordered attack on Malala Yousafzai killed in drone strike

Mr. Fazlullah has been the most-wanted militant in Pakistan for years. He has in the past been blamed for attacks such as the December 2014 attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar that ...

by · Global
Trump Distances Self from Cohen as Raided Docs Are Analyzed

Trump Distances Self from Cohen as Raided Docs Are Analyzed

They say the haul of records included more than a dozen pages of shredded documents that have now been reconstructed and hundreds of pages of encrypted messages. Cohen wants to hire a lawyer who has...

by · Global
China slaps additional tariffs on USD 50 bn worth of US goods

China slaps additional tariffs on USD 50 bn worth of US goods

The president argued that the tariffs were necessary to prevent Chinese theft of intellectual property and to boost US industries, and he threatened to add more to the list of trade restrictio...

by · Global
Thailand welcomes Kim-Trump summit outcome

Thailand welcomes Kim-Trump summit outcome

We fought very hard to get Otto Warmbier back", Trump said in April prior to their release. "I think this is a great success for the two leaders and for the people in the Northeast Asia countries incl...

by · Global
Rising Kashmir Editor Shujaat Bukhari Shot Dead in Srinagar

Rising Kashmir Editor Shujaat Bukhari Shot Dead in Srinagar

Mr. Bukhari was The Hindu's correspondent in Srinagar from 1997 to 2012 and a contributor to the Frontline magazine. Bukhari's association with the newspaper lasted 15 years, and during the pe...

by · Global
Brexit: MPs reject bid to stay in EEA amid Labour revolt

Brexit: MPs reject bid to stay in EEA amid Labour revolt

Speaking at Prime Minister's Questions in the Commons, Mrs May said: "We have seen concerns raised about the role of Parliament in relation to the Brexit process". One government official said: "It's ...

by · Global
A look at what to expect from the Kim-Trump summit

A look at what to expect from the Kim-Trump summit

North Korea has nominally committed to the "complete denuclearization" of the Korean Peninsula, but it has traditionally used that term to also demand that the United States remove its assets, includi...

by · Global
Pompeo updates Japan, South Korea after summit - 6/12/2018 2:55:50 AM

Pompeo updates Japan, South Korea after summit - 6/12/2018 2:55:50 AM

The mistake came in a transcript of a briefing U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo gave on Monday. Trump and Kim Jong Un have now parted ways, since Singapore is 12 hours ahead of Eastern Dayl...

by · Global
Disclosures show Kushner's wealth and debt have risen

Disclosures show Kushner's wealth and debt have risen

The president's son-in-law and daughter together reported personal assets of between $240 million and $780 million by the end of 2017. Per the Washington Post , ethics experts are concerned that th...

by · Global
Moon Says Denuclearization of N.Korea Could Take Years

Moon Says Denuclearization of N.Korea Could Take Years

Trump surprised observers when he told reporters after the unprecedented meeting in Singapore that continuing the exercises routinely held between the US and South Korean militaries would be "inap...

by · Global