Sri Lanka presidential election underway

Sri Lankans voted Saturday for a new president in what could mark a comeback for the Rajapaksa clan, lauded by ...

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Pelosi says Trump has admitted to bribery

House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday President Donald Trump already has admitted to bribery in the Ukraine ...

15 Nov 2019

2 killed in California school shooting

A teenage boy gunned down fellow students at a California high school on his 16th birthday Thursday, killing two and ...

15 Nov 2019

Trump impeachment inquiry moves ahead

The Democratic-led impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump moves ahead on Thursday after an opening day of public testimony that ...

14 Nov 2019

Death toll rises in Australia's massive bushfires

Australian authorities say a fourth person has died in a week of massive bushfires on the nation's east coast.The 58-year-old ...

14 Nov 2019

Suu Kyi faces first legal action over Rohingya crisis

Aung San Suu Kyi is among several top Myanmar officials named in a case filed in Argentina for crimes against ...

14 Nov 2019

Venice mayor blames record floods on climate change

Severe flooding in Venice that has left much of the Italian city under water is a direct result of climate ...

13 Nov 2019

Bolivian senator becomes interim president

Bolivian opposition senator Jeanine Áñez has declared herself interim president of the South American country following Evo Morales' resignation.Áñez said ...

13 Nov 2019

Suicide bomber dies in attack on police HQ in Indonesia

A suspected suicide bomber blew himself up outside police headquarters in Indonesia’s city of Medan on Wednesday, wounding six people, ...

13 Nov 2019

State of emergency declared in fire-hit Australia

Two Australian states have declared a state of emergency as bushfires bring a "catastrophic" threat to heavily populated areas of ...

11 Nov 2019