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Venice flooded by mega tide as storms buffet Italy

Venice flooded by mega tide as storms buffet Italy

Venice frequently floods when high winds push in water from the lagoon, but Monday's levels are exceptional and forecast to rise even higher, to 160 centimetres (nearly 63 inches) by mid-afternoon. To...

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South Korea exhumes remains of soldiers in DMZ

South Korea exhumes remains of soldiers in DMZ

During his talks with Biegun, Lee is expected to touch on the issue of securing exemptions from US sanctions against the North to facilitate inter-Korean cooperation projects, such as a railway connec...

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Magnitude 6.1 quake rocks New Zealand

Magnitude 6.1 quake rocks New Zealand

Prince Harry and wife Meghan were visiting the head office of the charity Pillars, which is dedicated to supporting the children of prisoners through mentoring schemes and in-home support. 'I never th...

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Read the Complaint: US Justice Dept. Charges Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter

Read the Complaint: US Justice Dept. Charges Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter

A social media post by Bowers on Saturday morning said a Jewish refugee organization, the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, "likes to bring invaders in that kill our people". He said: "I don't know ...

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Seven people shot at in California Halloween party

Seven people shot at in California Halloween party

Responding officers found two gunshot victims upon arriving at the scene. Investigators believe the shooting may have started following an altercation inside the club. Riverside Police said a furth...

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93 per cent children breathe toxic air globally

93 per cent children breathe toxic air globally

The EEA said a wider assessment included in the report found that early deaths each yer due to PM 2.5 have been cut "by about half a million " since 1990. Air pollution is one of the leading threa...

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Some Buzz After Clinton Says 'Well, I'd Like to Be President'

Some Buzz After Clinton Says 'Well, I'd Like to Be President'

I still have PTSD (2018 definition) from the two years we spent listening to Hillary and Donald piss on each other the last time around. Clinton said she would be prepared to do the "heavy lifting" ...

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China’s private rocket fails to reach orbit

China’s private rocket fails to reach orbit

Beijing-based Landscape said late on October 27 that the first and second stage of its ZQ-1 rocket worked normally but something went wrong with the final of the three-stage rocket. According to Chi...

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Woman blows herself up in central Tunis; nine wounded

Woman blows herself up in central Tunis; nine wounded

A state of emergency has been in effect for Tunisia since a spate of terror attacks rocked the country in 2015. Sofiene Zaag, spokesman for the Interior ministry said, the woman, whose identity is n...

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Turkey shells US-backed Kurdish militia positions in Syria: state media

Turkey shells US-backed Kurdish militia positions in Syria: state media

It also supports efforts to facilitate the "safe and voluntary" return of refugees to their Syrian homes. Russian Federation supports the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, while Turkey b...

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Barack Obama Pleads For Gun Control After The Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

Barack Obama Pleads For Gun Control After The Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

He was charged with 11 counts of criminal homicide, six counts of aggravated assault and 13 counts of ethnic intimidation. Charging documents said the suspect, Robert Gregory Bowers, armed with ...

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Merkel says will step down as German chancellor at end of term

In October, she addressed the idea of a post-Merkel era, saying that attempts by Germany's outgoing leaders to anoint a successor "have always completely failed, and it's probably better that way". ...

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Trump says media is 'Enemy' after shooting, bomb plot

Trump says media is 'Enemy' after shooting, bomb plot

Actress and "Girls" creator Lena Dunham urged people to send their prayers to the Jewish community. The Tree of Life Synagogue , whose congregation was founded more than 150 years ago, is located i...

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Turkey says wants 'whole truth' on Khashoggi killing

Turkey says wants 'whole truth' on Khashoggi killing

The Saudi top prosecutor, who has come to Turkey in an attempt to assist Turkish authorities' ongoing investigation into Khashoggi's killing, is expected to visit the Saudi consulate building late...

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'Multiple casualties' in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue

'Multiple casualties' in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue

ERROR: Macro /ads/dfp-ad-article-new is missing! Eight people were killed and a number of others injured after a shooting situation at The Tree of Life Synagogue in Squirrel Hill on Saturday. Penn...

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Suspicious Package Bound For CNN Intercepted In Atlanta, CNN Reports

Suspicious Package Bound For CNN Intercepted In Atlanta, CNN Reports

Several of the packages were routed through the U.S. Postal Service's Royal Palm Mail Processing Center in Opa-Locka, Fla. - a center that routes mail and packages sent from Miami-Dade County, where S...

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Student shoots fellow student at NC high school

Student shoots fellow student at NC high school

The suspect, also a student, is in custody. The male student who was shot died at a hospital, Tyrrell said . Neither the suspect nor the victim's names or ages were immediately released. Authoritie...

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End of an era: Merkel to retire in 2021

End of an era: Merkel to retire in 2021

Mrs Merkel is not standing down as chancellor - on the contrary, the move is an attempt to extend her time in power by quieting the growing rebellion within her party. "With these latest results, it h...

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Pakistan's Supreme Court Bans Indian Content On TV

Pakistan's Supreme Court Bans Indian Content On TV

India by constructing dams over Chenab River in Occupied valley is trying to barren Pakistan and not even allowing the Pakistani delegation to inspect them. Pakistan has imposed bans on Indian films ...

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Pipe bomb suspect was spinning records as FBI closed in

Pipe bomb suspect was spinning records as FBI closed in

Or that a fingerprint match had turned up on a separate mailing that authorities say he sent. Investigators scouring his social media accounts had found the same spelling mistakes on his online post...

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Vancouver vigil to honour the victims of deadly synagogue shooting

Vancouver vigil to honour the victims of deadly synagogue shooting

Mr Bowers faces 29 criminal charges , including obstruction of exercise of religious beliefs, a hate crime, and using a firearm to commit murder. Federal prosecutors say they want to pursue the d...

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Afghans risk their lives to vote in Kandahar

Afghans risk their lives to vote in Kandahar

Abdul Raziq and also targeted the commander of U.S. and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops in Afghanistan , Gen. Scott Miller, who escaped unhurt. Voters also complained about problems with th...

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Merkel coalition loses support in Germany regional election

Merkel coalition loses support in Germany regional election

Frankfurt am Main (AFP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government on Sunday suffered a beating in a second key regional election in as many weeks, multiplying questions over the futur...

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Here’s the federal court criminal complaint against Cesar Sayoc, mail bombing suspect

Here’s the federal court criminal complaint against Cesar Sayoc, mail bombing suspect

The complaint identifies a Twitter account that authorities said he used to rail against Democratic figures, and it notes that both his social media messages and the bomb packages used the same miss...

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Turkey increases pressure on Saudi Arabia over killing of Khashoggi

Turkey increases pressure on Saudi Arabia over killing of Khashoggi

A demonstrator holds a poster picturing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and a lightened candle during a gathering outside the Saudi Arabia consulate in Istanbul , on October 25, 2018. Erdogan sa...

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11 victims in synagogue shooting are identified

11 victims in synagogue shooting are identified

New Light moved to the Tree of Life building about a year ago, when the congregation of about 100 mostly older members could no longer afford its own space, said administrative assistant Marilyn H...

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Abe and Modi to discuss trade, security in Japan summit

Abe and Modi to discuss trade, security in Japan summit

Upon his arrival, Modi was greeted by the Indian diaspora in Japan which welcomed him with great. On Sunday, Modi visited a factory operated by robot manufacturer Fanuc before being invited to A...

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Ireland votes to remove blasphemy as an offence

Ireland votes to remove blasphemy as an offence

Higgins is declared elected during the announcement of the results of the Irish presidential elections in Dublin, Ireland, October 27, 2018. Mr Varadkar said: "There is a misunderstanding betwee...

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Lion Air passenger flight crashes into sea in Indonesia after leaving Jakarta

Lion Air passenger flight crashes into sea in Indonesia after leaving Jakarta

The Lion Air 737 Max-8 went missing about 10 minutes after taking off from Jakarta's worldwide airport. The aircraft lost contact with air traffic control around 6.30 am (2330 GMT), about 13 minut...

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2 bound bodies found in Hudson River were missing sisters

2 bound bodies found in Hudson River were missing sisters

The bodies have been identified as two missing sisters. Police told the New York Post that they believed the women had entered the river from the George Washington Bridge and then floated more tha...

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