North Korea conducted a big live-fire exercise on Tuesday to mark the foundation of its military, media reported, as a U.S. submarine docked in South Korea in a show of force amid growing concern over
Pro-globalization centrist Emmanuel Macron and anti-immigration Marine Le Pen are Tuesday to attend a ceremony honoring the policeman killed by an extremist in an attack on the Champs Elysees, as they
Kenya has a poor road safety record, with up to 3,000 people killed each year according to police. The World Health Organization puts the toll at 12,000.
Authorities withdraw cautionary evacuation order; no damages reported
Arkansas carries out nation's first double execution since 2000 in bid to avoid lethal drug expiration
WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police say the crash of a small plane in Connecticut has killed a man and injured his son. The crash happened Monday evening on a road next to Meriden-Markham Airport, in Wa
Kenyan police say 27 people have been killed in a collision between a passenger bus and a trailer truck.
SEOUL (Reuters) – A nuclear-powered US submarine made a port call in South Korea today in a show of force amid concerns that North Korea may mark the foundation of its military with a missile la
GENEVA (AP) — The United Nations secretary-general and high-ranking government officials from dozens of countries are meeting to drum up funds for war-torn Yemen, considered the world’s greates
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will impose preliminary anti-subsidy duties averaging 20 per cent on imports of Canadian softwood lumber, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said yesterday,
MOMBASA, Kenya (Reuters) - A crash between a passenger bus and a tanker ferrying cooking oil has killed 24 people along the main highway connecting Kenya's capital, Nairobi, and the port city of Momba
VARNER, Ark. (AP) — After going nearly 12 years without executing an inmate, Arkansas now has executed three in a few days — including two in one night. Jack Jones and Marcel Williams received lethal
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — A U.S. guided-missile submarine arrived in South Korea on Tuesday and envoys from the U.S., Japan and South Korea met in Tokyo, as North Korea marked the anniversary of
The southern state of Arkansas, rushing to execute several inmates before a lethal drug expires next week, put to death two inmates late Monday, the first double execution in the United States in 17 y
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s military says its warplanes have carried out airstrikes against what it says are Kurdish rebel positions in northern Iraq and in northeastern Syria. A military st
PARACHINAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - A remote-controlled roadside bomb targeting a minibus killed at least 10 people and wounded several others in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region bordering Afghanist
Two inmates received lethal injections about three hours apart as Arkansas completed the first double execution in the US since 2000.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When Logan Snyder got hooked on pills after a prescription to treat pain from a kidney stone, she joined the millions already swept up in the nation’s grim wave of addiction
Defiant former SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng may dodge the new charges put to him by the corporation’s interim board on a technicality.
Countries are urged to commit cash to save 'forgotten' Yemen from humanitarian catastrophe.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani local government official says a roadside bombing has hit a minivan in the country’s northwestern tribal region, killing nine people. Arif Khan, a tribal a
The Western Cape Investment and Trade and Promotion Agency is closely monitoring the remaining leg of the first round of France’s elections.
White monopoly capital continues to be a South African reality that shapes the country's political, economic and social life, writes Mohammad Amir Anwar.
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - The Turkish military said on Tuesday that it has carried out air strikes against Kurdish militant PKK targets near Iraq's Sinjar mountains and northeastern Syria to prevent the gr
Whether it's on an isolated runway in the South Pacific or in a hotel ballroom stateside, a positive meeting or a challenging one, in Seoul or in Sydney, Mike Pence is always "honored" to be there.
U.S. President Donald Trump indicated an openness on Monday to delaying his push to secure funds for his promised border wall with Mexico, potentiall
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea put on a massive live-fire drill on Tuesday to mark the foundation of its military, media reports said, as a U.S. submarine docked in South Korea in a show of force amid
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CINCINNATI (AP) — Police in Ohio have received a stuffed toy given by a child to a Pennsylvania police officer to help keep him safe. The Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2owU8hU ) reports a stuffe
The men are put to death in the first double execution on the same day for 17 years in the US.
A Mitchells Plain family's Easter weekend away at a Hermanus holiday resort was a nightmare after they were robbed of their false teeth and other valuables.
Members of the Writers Guild of America are one step closer to striking come May 2. In a letter to its members Monday, the WGA said 96.3 per cent vot
One of the aides of Senator Isiaka Adeleke has said one Dr. Ade, who treated Senator Isiaka Adeleke, when he complained of leg pain early Sunday morning has been arrested for interrogation by the poli
NEW YORK (AP) — When Salvadoran immigrant Joselin Marroquin-Torres became flustered in front of a federal immigration judge in New York and forgot to give her asylum application, a woman she had just