Firefighters try to save relics as fire engulfs Rio museum

An email sent to the museum late Sunday was not immediately returned. The museum was also home to one of the largest collections of artefacts produced by various indigenous peoples of the Americas, dating back to long before any Europeans set foot... More..

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Myanmar army fakes photos and history in sinister rewrite of Rohingya crisis
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Myanmar army fakes photos and history in sinister rewrite of Rohingya crisis

She said that as a mother she was moved by the plight of the children she met as she saw her children reflected in them. "Their experiences will never leave me". It pointed to the large-scale military deploymen...More..

Woman Smashes Windows, Runs Over Bus Driver In Road Rage Incident
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Woman Smashes Windows, Runs Over Bus Driver In Road Rage Incident

The driver stood in front of the woman's auto to attempt to call D.C. police and the woman tried to drive off several times, which led to the driver collapsing. Anyone with information should call DC police. ...More..

Graham invited Ivanka Trump to McCain's funeral
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Graham invited Ivanka Trump to McCain's funeral

They also complained about the tenor of the eulogies which they said were critical of Donald Trump with his daughter in attendance. He also noted that McCain "detested the abuse of power", adding "To the fa...More..

TRUMP TO TEXAS: The President Announces MASSIVE RALLY for Ted Cruz
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

TRUMP TO TEXAS: The President Announces MASSIVE RALLY for Ted Cruz

Fundraising was launched and ended Saturday because the campaign quickly overshot its goal of $6,000. Sen. Cruz is one of the staunchest Second Amendment allies in the Senate. Cruz responded by not backing Tr...More..

Double-Murder Charges After Mom's Jarring Internet Search
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Double-Murder Charges After Mom's Jarring Internet Search

On Nov. 20, 2017, LaFountain reported her 13-month-old daughter was not breathing. As cops from the Fairbanks Police Department looked into the child's death, they reportedly found similarities between this...More..

Brazil electoral court bars Lula from presidential race ZlotoNews
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Brazil electoral court bars Lula from presidential race ZlotoNews

Court says the popular leftist politician-currently in jail-cannot participate in the country's upcoming presidential vote because of a 12-year-sentence for corruption and money laundering. The former trade uni...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests 5 people from New Mexico compound
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests 5 people from New Mexico compound

Prosecutors also said that the remains found at the site were those of Abdul-Ghani and that the other children said the boy had died during a "religious ritual. Morton, Hujrah Wahhaj and Subhannah Wahhaj had be...More..

by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Foul play not suspected in Australian woman's death on-board Greek yacht

The luxurious US$140 million, 92-metre yacht is owned by Mexican mining magnate Alberto Baillères, who is worth an estimated AU$9.6 billion. In Kefalonia reported that the Coast Guard will begin an invest...More..

by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Canada 'will be out' of trade deal unless it's 'fair'

Mr. Trump negotiated a trade deal with Mexico earlier this week, but has not made an agreement with Canada. Just one day after tumultuous talks between the US and Canada ended without any signs of agreem...More..

U.S. military to cancel $300mn Pakistani aid
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

U.S. military to cancel $300mn Pakistani aid

A Pakistani official, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said he was unaware of a formal notification of the USA decision on assistance but said one was expected by the end of September, according to media...More..

Duterte explains rape cases in Davao: 'Many attractive women'
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Duterte explains rape cases in Davao: 'Many attractive women'

Arguing that rape had nothing to do with physical appearance, the group accused Duterte of victim-shaming and of blaming women for their rapes. Duterte cracked the joke after a report by the Philippine Nati...More..

Hodge claims vindication over Corbyn anti-Semitism row
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Hodge claims vindication over Corbyn anti-Semitism row

It argued that under one of the examples given, legitimate criticism of Israel could be construed as antisemitic. Jeremy Corbyn should work "doubly hard" to say there is no place for anti-Semitism in his part...More..

Museveni In Beijing China For Focac Summit
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Museveni In Beijing China For Focac Summit

Guterres said China's cooperation with Africa , which is a win-win based model, "is in line with the Agenda 2063 of Africa and 2030 agenda for sustainable development agreed by all United Nations member coun...More..

by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Explosions at a Syrian military airport close to Damascus

Powerful blasts have rocked a military airport in Damascus, with reports suggesting it was targeted by a missile attack or an airstrike. A Syrian research center located in Jamraya, a township in Rif Damash...More..

Saudi-led coalition admits deadly Yemen strike on bus was unjustified
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Saudi-led coalition admits deadly Yemen strike on bus was unjustified

The statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency said the coalition accepts the findings of its investigative body and that "it will take all the legal measures to hold accountable those who were pr...More..

by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Pentagon moves to scrap US$300 million in aid to Pakistan

The United States' South Asia strategy encompasses Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, the Central Asian nations and parts of Southeast Asia, and is aimed at strengthening American security. The aid, the outlet not...More..

Suu Kyi should have ‘resigned’ on Rohingya crackdown
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Suu Kyi should have ‘resigned’ on Rohingya crackdown

Myanmar's government has signed several agreements on preparing for the return of the Rohingya , but United Nations agencies have accused it of dragging its feet, and human rights groups are concerned that th...More..

Donald Trump ready to ratchet up China trade war with more tariffs
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Donald Trump ready to ratchet up China trade war with more tariffs

U.S President Donald Trump has dropped a hint that he may proceed with slapping fresh tariffs on $200 billion Chinese goods, appearing to confirm information relayed exclusively by unnamed sources to Bloombe...More..

Sen. John McCain honored at Washington National Cathedral
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Sen. John McCain honored at Washington National Cathedral

Hailing his friend as "an extraordinary man", warrior and patriot who embodied what is best in America, Obama said McCain "made us better presidents - just as he made the Senate better, just as he made the ...More..

Congress Honors John McCain at Capitol Rotunda Ceremony
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Congress Honors John McCain at Capitol Rotunda Ceremony

Biden said they were both "cock-eyed optimists". "I'm confident his legacy of devotion will inspire people around the world", Fitzgerald said. Former Vice President Joe Biden is among speakers for the chu...More..

Yair Netanyahu Also a Suspect in Case 4000 Bezeq Probe
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Yair Netanyahu Also a Suspect in Case 4000 Bezeq Probe

Haaretz and other Israeli media reported Thursday that police investigator Uri Kanar told a Tel Aviv court that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife was a suspect. The Netanyahus have vehemently denied...More..

China rejects US lawmakers' sanctions call over Muslim camps
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

China rejects US lawmakers' sanctions call over Muslim camps

The UN has said it is alarmed by reports of the mass detention of Uighurs in China and called for the release of those held on a counter terrorism "pretext". In Beijing on Thursday, foreign ministry spo...More..

Next Inter-Korean Summit Will be Focused on Denuclearization
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Next Inter-Korean Summit Will be Focused on Denuclearization

The report follows similar warnings from other global institutions that North Korea has also done little to dismantle its illegal nuclear program or display any goodwill regarding an end to the belligerence t...More..

The German massacre of Namibia's indigenous tribes
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

The German massacre of Namibia's indigenous tribes

Germany has handed back the human remains of indigenous people killed during a genocide in colonial Namibia more than 100 years ago. Kaiser Wilhelm slaughtered some 65,000 Herero and 10,000 Nama tribespeople ...More..

Some protesters use Nazi salute in Germany
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Some protesters use Nazi salute in Germany

He cited a report circulated on social media that the 35-year-old man who was stabbed had been defending a woman from migrants - there was no evidence to support the claim, Mr Kretschmer said. The German news a...More..

Judge denies Alex Jones effort to dismiss Sandy Hook lawsuit
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Judge denies Alex Jones effort to dismiss Sandy Hook lawsuit

Conspiracy theorist, radio talk show host and Infowars.net founder Alex Jones walks up Elm Street past the spot where U.S. President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dealey Plaza in 1963 one day before com...More..

Sadiq Khan’t be fazed by bikini blimp
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Sadiq Khan’t be fazed by bikini blimp

Bruere cited rising crime and "defending free speech " as factors in his anti-Khan campaign. A spokesperson for Khan said: "The City Hall "city operations" team has spoken with the organisers of this balloon...More..

Detained British-Iranian woman in clinic after panic attacks
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Detained British-Iranian woman in clinic after panic attacks

Mr Ratcliffe told The Telegraph on Wednesday morning: "She had a panic attack and collapsed today, and had one yesterday also". Nazanin was taken back into custody on Sunday after her first weekend release si...More..

German refinery explosion injures 8, forces residents from homes
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

German refinery explosion injures 8, forces residents from homes

A number of fire brigades, rescue services and technical relief organizations were deployed, and more than 200 firefighters were at the scene. Bayernoil said on its website that the refinery had been put out ...More..