Rockfall at Navagio Beach in Zakynthos injures tourists

A section of a cliff has fallen onto a popular beach on the western Greek island of Zakynthos, capsizing boats and injuring seven people, authorities said. She was hospitalised together with her husband and two children, who suffered minor inj... More..

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Wheeling-Charleston Bishop Resigns As Vatican OKs Investigation Into Sexual Harassment Allegations
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Wheeling-Charleston Bishop Resigns As Vatican OKs Investigation Into Sexual Harassment Allegations

The USCCB statement said , "We look forward to actively continuing our discernment together, identifying the most effective next steps". According to a new poll published by the USA news channel CNN on W...More..

U.N. Human Rights Chief Blasts China for Persecuting Uighur Muslims
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

U.N. Human Rights Chief Blasts China for Persecuting Uighur Muslims

China on Wednesday told the United States to stop interfering in its domestic affairs on the pretext of Uighurs in Xinjiang and warned that bilateral ties will be hurt if it slapped sanctions against senior C...More..

Aussie schoolgirl protests against national anthem, Latest World News
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Aussie schoolgirl protests against national anthem, Latest World News

She has vowed to continue her peaceful protest against Advance Australia Fair , and despite gaining national attention the youngster said she had "no regrets". "And I'll tell you what, I'd give her a kick up ...More..

Student killed in twin bomb attack near Afghanistan girls' school
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Student killed in twin bomb attack near Afghanistan girls' school

Officials and elders said Tuesday's attack targeted a gathering to protest against a police commander. No other group immediately claimed responsibility, but both Taliban insurgents and the Islamic State grou...More..

Erdogan urges Russia, Iran to stop 'disaster' in Idlib
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Erdogan urges Russia, Iran to stop 'disaster' in Idlib

But Turkey is now looking to use the area as a potential refuge for civilians trapped in Idlib if it is unable to secure a buffer zone for civilians along the border in the event of a full-scale assault by pr...More..

United States identifies two sets of Korean War remains: Mattis
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

United States identifies two sets of Korean War remains: Mattis

The forensic teams have reportedly analyzed 23 of the 55 sets of remains, though some are more complete than others. However, according to director of scientific analysis at the U.S. The U.S. estimates that s...More..

Myanmar's Suu Kyi defends court decision to jail Reuters journalists
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Myanmar's Suu Kyi defends court decision to jail Reuters journalists

Suu Kyi on Thursday drew shark rebukes from USA officials after she insisted the jailing of the two journalists did not violate freedom of speech. The country's de facto leader acknowledged that the brutal cr...More..

Cardinal Wuerl to Discuss Resignation With Pope Francis
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Cardinal Wuerl to Discuss Resignation With Pope Francis

On Thursday, the archdiocese of Baltimore's website said the pope had ordered the archbishop to investigate allegations of sexual harassment of adults by Bransfield. The same day also saw the announcement t...More..

Salisbury attack: We were just visiting the cathedral, say novichok suspects
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Salisbury attack: We were just visiting the cathedral, say novichok suspects

In this video grab provided by the RT channel, Ruslan Boshirov, left, and Alexander Petrov attend their first public appearance in an interview with the Kremlin-funded RT channel in Moscow , Russia, Thursday, ...More..

Nine dead as auto ploughs into square in southern China
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Nine dead as auto ploughs into square in southern China

Several bodies could be seen on the ground as bystanders tended to some of them. According to People's Daily Online , 54-year-old Yang is a local resident who had been arrested and jailed multiple times . N...More..

Six dead in Bakersfield shooting
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Six dead in Bakersfield shooting

There is no information yet if the other four were related to the attacker. He then chased another man from the trucking company before he shot and killed him in front of a nearby sports store. Officials said...More..

Trump comments sting in Puerto Rico amid slow storm recovery
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Trump comments sting in Puerto Rico amid slow storm recovery

Per CNN , the higher figure is "based on the findings of researchers from George Washington University in a study commissioned by the USA commonwealth's government". Presumably, few Puerto Rico residents, many ...More..

Saudi arrests man over breakfast video with woman
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Saudi arrests man over breakfast video with woman

In a video widely shared on social media, the pair can be seen eating breakfast at a desk and waving at the camera. So when Saudi men see an Egyptian man eating with a Saudi woman, well, you get the picture. ...More..

Majority of American voters oppose impeaching Trump
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Majority of American voters oppose impeaching Trump

In 2014, half of the "negative toward both parties" group said they wanted Congress to be controlled by Republicans , while only one-quarter favored Democratic control, Wall Street Journal/NBC News polling thr...More..

Russian Federation carries out biggest war games since cold war
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Russian Federation carries out biggest war games since cold war

Russian Federation showcased its most sophisticated air defence system on Wednesday, using it to repel a mock attack from the sky as part of what it describes as its largest-ever military drills. The Kremlin ha...More..

Arun Jaitley slams at Mallya for false claim
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Arun Jaitley slams at Mallya for false claim

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), arguing on behalf of the Indian government, countered this with arguments that Mallya had intended "from the outset" never to repay the loans he sought for his struggling ai...More..

Donald Trump Warns Americans: Don't
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Donald Trump Warns Americans: Don't "Play Games" With Hurricane Florence

Long continued: "We are hyper-focused on those seven critical lifelines because we realized past year that if any one of those lifelines goes down, then life safety is in jeopardy. Last month, almost one year a...More..

Typhoon Mangkhut: millions in path of storm and monsoon rains
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut: millions in path of storm and monsoon rains

Forecasters said Wednesday that Typhoon Mangkhut, which was churning 1,190 kilometres (738 miles) in the Pacific off the eastern Philippines with sustained winds of 205 kilometres per hour (127 miles per hour) ...More..

Death Toll Rises To 32 In Nangarhar Explosion
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Death Toll Rises To 32 In Nangarhar Explosion

The suicide bomber set off explosives in a crowd of hundreds of people protesting on the main road to the border crossing into neighboring Pakistan. "All people killed were civilians in the attack", Ataullah ...More..

Putin Says Russia Identified Suspects in Novichok Poisoning
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Putin Says Russia Identified Suspects in Novichok Poisoning

Last week, Russian Federation was denying any knowledge of the suspects in the chemical attack in Salisbury. Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov , accused of attempting to murder Sergei Skripal and his daug...More..

Idlib assault would lead to humanitarian catastrophe, Turkey warns
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Idlib assault would lead to humanitarian catastrophe, Turkey warns

After another alleged toxic attack outside Damascus in April, Britain, France and the United States also carried out retaliatory strikes. "We can not envisage Russian Federation bombing Turkey's military pr...More..

Pope Francis summons bishops for meeting on protecting minors
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Pope Francis summons bishops for meeting on protecting minors

Many have suggested Wuerl must have known about the allegations, and intentionally did not act. All bishops are required to submit their resignation at the age of 75, but the Pope does not have to accept it. ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Trump signs order authorizing "automatic" sanctions for election interference

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats told reporters on a call organized by the White House that the ongoing threat is 'only a keyboard click away'. Coats told reporters on Wednesday the intelligence co...More..

Pope calls meeting of key bishops on sexual abuse: Vatican
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Pope calls meeting of key bishops on sexual abuse: Vatican

Cardinal McCarrick during Pope Benedict's reign, going so far to making him a close adviser. McCarrick resigned in July over separate allegations - which U.S. Cardinal Donald Wuerl, leader of the Archdiocese...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Turkey boosts arms to Syrian rebels as Idlib attack looms - rebel sources

Russian Federation has said Turkey has the job of separating Islamist militants from the moderate opposition in Idlib. "All members of the global community must understand their responsibilities as the assa...More..

Putin MOCKS Britain over Novichok 2: 'We've FOUND THEM - they are civilians'
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Putin MOCKS Britain over Novichok 2: 'We've FOUND THEM - they are civilians'

While police and prosecutors have announced they have enough information to charge Boshirov and Petrov, and officers have formally linked the attack on the Skripals to the poisoning of Ms Sturgess and Mr Ro...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Papadopoulos Says His Testimony Could Prove Collusion

He was open to the idea and he deferred of course to then senior Sen. He added that after the March meeting, others in the campaign were aware of his efforts pursuing a Trump-Putin meeting, including then-cam...More..

Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart to be released earlier than expected
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart to be released earlier than expected

Barzee's state sentence...." Smart, now 30, didn't immediately have comment. The parole board had previously denied Barzee an early release after declining to include her eight years in federal prison as ...More..

Russian Federation holds biggest military drills since Soviet era
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Russian Federation holds biggest military drills since Soviet era

The week-long war games - dubbed "Vostok-2018" (East-2018) - "have kicked off" in far eastern Russia , the Russian defense ministry said . A retired Russian general said that the giant war games come as a w...More..