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 2018-11-16 02:16 

Sky News

North Korea 'tests ultramodern tactical weapon'...

North Korea has tested a "newly developed ultramodern tactical weapon", according to its state media, which did not reveal any further details....

 2018-11-16 02:10 

Reuters Africa

Trump's summit no-show draws Asian nations closer together...

U.S. President Donald Trump didn...

 2018-11-16 02:08 

Washington Post

Australia refers India to WTO over sugar cane subsidies...

Australia is referring India to the World Trade Organization over subsidies it pays its sugar cane farmers, which Australia says creates a surplus that's affecting its own farmers...

 2018-11-16 01:55 

dpa

Federer enters last four at ATP Finals with Anderson win...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2018-11-16 01:48 

Sydney Morning Herald

Homeless veteran's heartwarming story that pulled in $550,000 'a lie'...

A US couple's feel-good story about a homeless veteran who helped the woman after she ran out of petrol on a highway exit ramp was allegedly a ruse to defraud donors....

 2018-11-16 01:48 

NBC News

VA unwilling to estimate when GI Bill benefit payment issues will be fixed...

Officials from the Department of Veterans Affairs testified at a hearing Thursday that they still don't know when their information technology system would be updated to address issues of sending GI Bill benefit payments to veterans....

 2018-11-16 01:45 

Deutsche Welle

Brawl breaks out in Sri Lanka parliament amid prime minister dispute...

Sri Lankan lawmakers threw punches and objects in parliament after a political crisis left the country without a government. Germany's ambassador to the country called the brawl "a bad day for democracy in Sri Lanka."...

 2018-11-16 01:43 

AP

North Korea says it has tested 'ultramodern tactical weapon'...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un observed the successful test of "a newly developed ultramodern tactical weapon," the nation's state media reported Friday, though it didn't......

 2018-11-16 01:43 

NBC News

California schools close as smoke from Camp Fire fills the skies...

Smoky air from Northern California's Camp Fire has prompted officials to close Bay Area schools on Friday....

 2018-11-16 01:35 

Washington Post

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspects testing of unspecified new 'tactical weapon'...

There was no indication of what kind of weapon was tested, but some experts said Pyongyang was sending a message....

 2018-11-16 01:25 

Washington Post

China woos Pacific islands with loans, showcase projects...

As world leaders arrive in Papua New Guinea for a Pacific Rim summit, the welcome mat is especially big for China's president...

 2018-11-16 01:20 

Washington Post

US fails to weaken UN references to sexual health...

The United States has failed in an attempt to water down references to "sexual and reproductive health" in a proposed UN resolution despite support from China and many Islamic countries...

 2018-11-16 01:10 

Reuters Africa

New jury fails to reach verdict in J&J South Carolina talc cancer trial...

A second South Carolina jury on Thursday failed to reach a verdict in the retrial of a case by a woman whose family said her long-term use of Johnson & Johnson...

 2018-11-16 01:07 

Fox News

[ World ]

Mexico's high court tosses law on policing by military...

Mexico's Supreme Court invalidated a controversial law signed last year that created a legal framework for the military to work in a policing role in much of the country, ruling Thursday that the measure violated the constitution by trying to normaliz...

 2018-11-16 01:06 

Fox News

[ World ]

North Korea says it has tested 'ultramodern tactical weapon'...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un observed the successful test of...

 2018-11-16 01:03 

Al Jazeera

White US grocery store shooting suspect charged with hate crimes...

Prosecutors say Gregory Bush killed two African Americans based on their race during last month's shooting in Kentucky....

 2018-11-16 00:59 

Washington Post

Mexico's high court tosses law on policing by military...

Mexico's Supreme Court has invalidated a controversial law signed last year that created a legal framework for the military to work in a policing role in much of the country...

 2018-11-16 00:58 

Reuters Africa

China offers Myanmar support over Rohingya issue after U.S. rebuke...

China supports the Myanmar government...

 2018-11-16 00:55 

Al Jazeera

US Senate bill targets Saudi Arabia for Khashoggi's murder, Yemen...

Bipartisan move follows decision to place sanctions on 17 Saudi nationals involved in killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi....

 2018-11-16 00:53 

Washington Post

UN says 8 peacekeepers killed in fight against Congo rebels...

The United Nations says eight U.N. peacekeepers and at least 12 Congolese soldiers were killed in a joint military operation against rebels in Congo's northeast, which is facing a deadly Ebola outbreak, the U.N. Security Council said late Thursday...

 2018-11-16 00:48 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

South Korea blows up guard post on border with North Korea...

South Korea uses explosives to destroy one of its frontline guard posts in the Demilitarised Zone in the latest effort to ease tensions, but in the North Kim Jong-un is busy inspecting the testing of a newly developed "tactical" weapon....

 2018-11-16 00:46 

Washington Post

North Korea says it has tested 'ultramodern tactical weapon'...

North Korean media says leader Kim Jong Un observed the successful test of "a newly developed ultramodern tactical weapon," though it didn't describe what the weapon was...

 2018-11-16 00:43 

NBC News

Toddler dead after accidentally shooting himself with gun found under a pillow...

A two-year-old boy in Jonesboro, Georgia, died after finding a handgun and accidentally shooting himself, according to the Clayton County Police Department....

 2018-11-16 00:41 

Al Jazeera

North Korea tests new 'high-tech tactical' weapon...

Any weapons testing could influence direction of stalled diplomacy between Washington and Pyongyang over nuclear arms....

 2018-11-16 00:38 

CBC

Acting U.S. attorney general will not meddle with Russia probe: Lindsey Graham...

U.S. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said acting AG Matthew Whitaker has "no concerns" about Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is leading the investigation into whether President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia....

 2018-11-16 00:36 

Washington Post

Mexico's president elect reaches out to business elite...

Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has formed a business advisory council including some of the country's biggest names, especially in media...

 2018-11-16 00:36 

Washington Post

Bangladesh scraps Rohingya return, says no one wants to go...

Bangladesh's plans to begin repatriating Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar were scrapped because no one wanted to return to the country that has been accused of driving out hundreds of thousands by ethnic cleansing...

 2018-11-16 00:25 

Deutsche Welle

Majority Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to complete term...

Merkel has said she would not be seeking a new term as CDU leader, prompting many to doubt her future as chancellor. The voters are not enthused about Merkel's Interior Minister Horst Seehofer remaining in office....

 2018-11-16 00:25 

Deutsche Welle

Majority Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to complete term...

Merkel has said she would not be seeking a new term as CDU leader, prompting many to doubt her future as chancellor. The voters are not enthused about Merkel's Interior Minister Horst Seehofer remaining in office....

 2018-11-16 00:23 

dpa

Zuckerberg 'didn't know' Facebook hired firm accused of smear tactics...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2018-11-16 00:23 

dpa

Conclusion of Cambodia genocide trial to be 'affirmation of justice'...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2018-11-16 00:09 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

North Korea says it has tested 'ultramodern tactical weapon'...

North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un has observed a successful testing of a "newly developed high-tech tactical" weapon....

 2018-11-16 00:09 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

North Korea tests new weapon amid stalled nuclear diplomacy...

North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un has observed a successful testing of a "newly developed high-tech tactical" weapon....

 2018-11-15 23:58 

Fox News

[ World ]

More caravan migrants arrive in Tijuana, brace for long stay...

The first members of a caravan of Central Americans to reach the U.S. border slept in overcrowded shelters and in tents with a view of armed U.S. Border Patrol agents, with many saying they will wait for other migrants to join them before making their nex...

 2018-11-15 23:51 

Washington Post

NKorea says it has tested new "high-tech tactical" weapon...

North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un has observed a successful testing of a "newly developed high-tech tactical" weapon...

 2018-11-15 23:41 

Reuters Africa

Two Argentines with suspected ties to Hezbollah arrested ahead of G20...

Two Argentine citizens with suspected links to Lebanon...

 2018-11-15 23:40 

NBC News

Pentagon says it 'failed' its first, massive audit — as it expected...

The report won't be released until later, but in a preview, the Pentagon's No. 2 official said,...

 2018-11-15 23:35 

i24 News

North Korea 'tests high-tech new weapon': KCNA...
 2018-11-15 23:30 

Al Jazeera

Florida to recount ballots by hand in tight US Senate race...

Democrat Bill Nelson trials Republican Rick Scott by 0.15 percent of the ballots cast, triggering a manual recount....

 2018-11-15 23:30 

CNN

[ Health ]

19-year-old dies after inhaling deodorant spray to get high...

A 19-year-old died of cardiac arrest in the Netherlands after inhaling deodorant spray to get high. The doctors who treated him warn of the fatal consequences of inhaling chemicals....

 2018-11-15 23:25 

Deutsche Welle

Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan freed on bail in France rape case...

After several unsuccessful attempts, Tariq Ramadan was granted bail by a French court. Ramadan is accused of raping two French women, to whom he sent hundreds of texts that detailed violent sexual fantasies....

 2018-11-15 23:21 

Reuters Africa

Lion Air crash victim's father files U.S. lawsuit against Boeing...

An Indonesia man, whose son was killed when a Lion Air flight crashed last month, has sued Boeing Co alleging that a defect in the design of the 737 MAX 8 aircraft caused it to crash....

 2018-11-15 23:21 

Washington Post

Mexico's high court tosses law on policing by military...

Mexico's Supreme Court has invalidated a controversial law signed last year that created a legal framework for the military to work in a policing role in much of the country...

 2018-11-15 23:15 

Washington Post

Students fill streets of Colombia capital in education march...

Thousands of students have disrupted life in Colombia's capital with amid nationwide demonstrations called to press demands for President Ivan Duque to increase education spending...

 2018-11-15 23:12 

NBC News

NTSB finds design errors in bridge that collapsed in Miami, killing 6...

The National Transportation Safety Board said design errors were found in part of a pedestrian bridge that collapsed, killing 6, at Florida International University....

 2018-11-15 23:11 

Sydney Morning Herald

Batkid once 'saved' San Fran but now he's had a bigger win: he's cancer free...

Miles Scott, 10, who was diagnosed with leukemia when he was one, had his dream realised when Make-A-Wish staged several events for him based on Batman's exploits....

 2018-11-15 23:07 

Sydney Morning Herald

US eyes ways to remove Erdogan foe to appease Turkey: NBC...

The Trump administration is exploring possible ways to remove US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, a foe of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan....

 2018-11-15 23:07 

NBC News

Former Alabama trooper killed after district attorney shot in the face...

A former Alabama state trooper was shot dead by police after allegedly shooting a district attorney in the face outside his office....

 2018-11-15 23:04 

Sky News

Yemen peace talks poised to go ahead, says UN envoy...

The man trying to broker peace in Yemen said he is hopeful a new round of talks between the warring sides will begin within weeks provided a lull in fighting for a key port city holds....

 2018-11-15 22:59 

Reuters Africa

Key U.S. Senate Republican says acting AG comfortable with Russia probe...

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Thursday that acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, who now oversees a probe into whether President Donald Trump...

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