Thu, 13 Dec 2018

Faced with leadership challenge, May to fight for her job

LONDON, U.K. - Conservative lawmakers in the U.K. triggered a leadership challenge against the country's Prime Minister Theresa May on ...

French police continue hunt for Strasbourg shooting suspect

STRASBOURG, France - A day after the shocking shooting at the world renowned Strasbourg Christmas market in France, the manhunt ...

Shooting in Brazil: Gunman opens fire at Catholic cathedral

SAO PAULO, Brazil - In one of the worst mass shootings in Brazil's recent history, a gunman opened fire inside ...

Time magazine pays tribute to Khashoggi and colleagues

  NEW YORK, New York - The stout man with the gray goatee and the gentle demeanor dared to disagree ...

Strasbourg shooting: Two killed, 11 seriously injured

PARIS, France - In a shocking shooting incident that led to the entire eastern French city of Strasbourg to be ...

Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...

Migration comes to fore at Marrakesh summit

MARRAKESH, Morocco – Countries from around the world tackled the migration issues on Monday adopting the Global Compact for Migration ...

May admits backstop still a major hurdle for Brexit

LONDON, UK -  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday deferred a crucial parliamentary vote on the controversial Brexit deal, that ...

George HW Bush, the last U.S. president to win a war

There are many reasons to miss George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States. A World War II ...

Climate change action: Ireland worst country in the EU

DUBLIN, Ireland - For the second year in a row, Ireland has been deemed as the worst country in the ...

Turkey told extradition of Saudi nationals is not on

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Suspects in the Turkish investigation into the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi will not ...

Vice admiral in Bahrain after lightning appointment

WASHINGTON DC - Vice Admiral Jim Malloy has taken charge of the U.S. 5th Fleet, headquartered in Bahrain, following the apparent ...

Eastern Samar health office hosts Regional World AIDS day celebration

BORONGAN CITY, Dec. 12 (PIA) -- The Provincial Health Office (PHO) Eastern Samar hosted the 3rd Regional Peers Educators Congress ...

Iligan City joins World Toilet Day awareness drive

ILIGAN CITY, Nov. 21 (PIA) -- Iligan City Health Office Environmental Sanitation Unit has enjoined all barangay councils here in ...

Amnesty International: Islamic State Wrought Havoc in Rural Iraq

LONDON - Millions of people were killed or fled when Islamic State (IS) took over parts of Iraq in 2014, ...

'Massive bleeding' sees Drotske rushed back to hospital

Cape Town - Former Springbok hooker Naka Drotske's condition has been stabilised, but he remains critical. Barbara Steenkamp, a spokesperson ...

Top world news stories, December 13

Theresa May confidence vote: The moment the PM's win was announced UK Prime Minister Theresa May has survived an attempt ...

Britain's May Survives Confidence Vote, Fails to Tame Critics

There wasn't much of a honeymoon Wednesday for Britain's embattled Theresa May after she survived a bid to oust her ...

US Senate Delays Vote on Resolution on Saudi Campaign in Yemen

CAPITOL HILL - The U.S. Senate adjourned late Wednesday, delaying its vote on a resolution to end American support for ...

Yemen Peace Talks Set to End Thursday

The first peace talks on Yemen in two years are scheduled to end Thursday, with U.N. mediators hoping to make ...

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Mass shooting at Brazilian cathedral leaves four dead

CAMPINOS, Brazil - A gunman opened fire in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Campinas, Brazil at the end of mass on ...

Faced with leadership challenge, May to fight for her job

LONDON, U.K. - Conservative lawmakers in the U.K. triggered a leadership challenge against the country's Prime Minister Theresa May on ...

French police continue hunt for Strasbourg shooting suspect

STRASBOURG, France - A day after the shocking shooting at the world renowned Strasbourg Christmas market in France, the manhunt ...

Shooting in Brazil: Gunman opens fire at Catholic cathedral

SAO PAULO, Brazil - In one of the worst mass shootings in Brazil's recent history, a gunman opened fire inside ...

Time magazine pays tribute to Khashoggi and colleagues

  NEW YORK, New York - The stout man with the gray goatee and the gentle demeanor dared to disagree ...

Strasbourg shooting: Two killed, 11 seriously injured

PARIS, France - In a shocking shooting incident that led to the entire eastern French city of Strasbourg to be ...

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