Mon, 16 Dec 2019

Despite faults, Trump maintains 80% popularity among Republicans

Donald Trump is no Richard Nixon.Nixon was a bully, a cynic and a crook who did all kinds of damage ...

Man in LA area swindled seniors out of their homes

LOS ANGELES, California - Michael Henschel offered to help financially struggling individuals save their homes.Instead, he stole their American dream.Henschel, ...

Are Israel's Militant Tendency Conspiring against the Left?

Last Easter an antisemitism crisis erupted in the UK setting the Jewish Community against the Labour Party, or more precisely ...

New Alan Dershowizt book takes aim at Epstein accuser

On December 30, 2015, in a court in Florida, Alan Dershowitz, was accused of having had sex on seven occasions ...

Trump wins reprieve on having to release tax returns

WASHINGTON, DC - In a big development, the United States' Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear appeals from President ...

Six of 8 bodies extracted after White Island volcano eruption

AUCKLAND, New Zealand - New Zealand Defence Force and police officers successfully recovered six bodies from Whakaari/White Island on Friday, ...

Johnson party looks set for overwhelming victory in UK elections

LONDON - Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party will win an overwhelming victory in Britain's election with a majority of ...

Holy Sites to be off-limits for Gazan Christians this Christmas

BETHLEHEM, Palestinian territories - Israel announced Thursday that Christians in the Gaza Strip will be barred from visiting Holy cities ...

Scores of soldiers dead after attack on army base camp in Niger

NIAMEY, Niger - At least 71 soldiers were killed and twelve others sustained injuries in a deadly terror attack that ...

Iraqi government needs to start protecting its citizens

BAGHDAD, Iraq - As protests in Iraq enter their third month, the numbers of arrests, abductions, and killings of protesters ...

More Indonesians to Study in Europe

Juni Martoyo says she has no interest in sending her third child to study in the United States, although her ...

Egypt's El-Sissi Says Militias Hold Libyan Government 'Hostage'

CAIRO - Libya's U.N.-supported government is held hostage by "armed and terrorist militias" in the capital, Tripoli, Egypt's leader said ...

Fighting Stalls After 'Final Assault' on Tripoli Fails to End War

TUNIS, TUNISIA - Libya has two governments. They are at war with each other and both have TV news channels.On ...

Turkey's Erdogan Threatens to Close 2 US Military Bases

ISTANBUL - Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday threatened to close two strategic military bases used by the United ...

Live blog: Global Refugee Forum -- Day 1

The first Global Refugee Forum comes at the end of a tumultuous decade in which the number of refugees worldwide ...

Angry Kohli slams SA umpire for late call on run out

Chennai - India skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday slammed a controversial on-field decision to rule Ravindra Jadeja run out after ...

Records shattered at 5th Cape Town Sevens

Cape Town - New Zealand did the double at the fifth instalment of the popular Cape Town Sevens as their ...

Powell can't fault Blitzboks players after CT final defeat

Cape Town - Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell lamented two missed opportunities in their final against New Zealand at the ...

China Pulls Football Game After Player's Pro-Muslim Comments

Chinese state television pulled the scheduled live broadcast of a football (soccer) game following one of the players' comments online ...

US Democrats Squabble Over Lessons of UK Election

Hours before the official result was complete for Britain's general election, U.S. Democrats on the other side of the Atlantic ...

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Namibia Rhino Poaching Drops in 2019, After Sharp Rise Last Year

WINDHOEK, NAMIBIA - Rhino poaching in Namibia dropped to 41 individuals killed in all of 2019 so far, compared with ...

Despite faults, Trump maintains 80% popularity among Republicans

Donald Trump is no Richard Nixon.Nixon was a bully, a cynic and a crook who did all kinds of damage ...

Man in LA area swindled seniors out of their homes

LOS ANGELES, California - Michael Henschel offered to help financially struggling individuals save their homes.Instead, he stole their American dream.Henschel, ...

Are Israel's Militant Tendency Conspiring against the Left?

Last Easter an antisemitism crisis erupted in the UK setting the Jewish Community against the Labour Party, or more precisely ...

New Alan Dershowizt book takes aim at Epstein accuser

On December 30, 2015, in a court in Florida, Alan Dershowitz, was accused of having had sex on seven occasions ...

Trump wins reprieve on having to release tax returns

WASHINGTON, DC - In a big development, the United States' Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear appeals from President ...

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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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