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NT police search for missing boy after three found dead near auto

NT police search for missing boy after three found dead near auto

The deaths were initially thought to have been caused by a vehicle crash - but that was quickly ruled out as the tragic reality of the situation became clear. "This is a tragic situation and our thoug...

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Will Mueller Be Fired by Acting Attorney General Whitaker?

Will Mueller Be Fired by Acting Attorney General Whitaker?

According to two people familiar with the discussions who spoke to CBS' Major Garrett, the list of possible replacements will continue to grow over the next several days. In that scenario, Mueller's...

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Poop in hand, Bill Gates backs China’s toilet revolution

Poop in hand, Bill Gates backs China’s toilet revolution

On stage at the Expoo, Gates quipped that "a decade ago I never imagined that I'd know so much about poop". Gates said that the foundation plans to invest an additional 200 million US dollars into...

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Thousand Oaks Shooting: Gunman Is Dead, Police Confirm

Thousand Oaks Shooting: Gunman Is Dead, Police Confirm

Authorities have identified the suspect who killed 12 people at a country music bar in Thousand Oaks, Calif., as 28-year-old Ian David Long. It's unclear whether he took his own life or if the attac...

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Sunny Hostin accuses White House aide of battery against Jim Acosta

Sunny Hostin accuses White House aide of battery against Jim Acosta

The move will be seen as clear interference with the way White House Correspondents' Association members cover the administration. "We will not tolerate the inappropriate behaviour clearly documen...

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Democrats snatch first House seats from Republicans in United States midterm elections 2018

Democrats snatch first House seats from Republicans in United States midterm elections 2018

It would be the first time the party has controlled the House since 2010. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said her party had momentum on its side. GOP Rep. Mimi Walters is running against Dem...

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SA journo Angela Quintal, colleague

SA journo Angela Quintal, colleague "released" without passports

Quintal‚ now working for the US-based Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)‚ was detained at her hotel in Dar es Salaam with her CPJ colleague on Wednesday evening. "We believe the arbitrary detentio...

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Man wants to legally reduce age to boost dating prospects

Man wants to legally reduce age to boost dating prospects

Doctors had told him his body was that of a 45-year-old man, Ratelband argued. Ratelband added that he's discriminated against because of his age and that he encounters problems in society on a dail...

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Bodies Found After Apartment Buildings Collapse In Marseille, France

Bodies Found After Apartment Buildings Collapse In Marseille, France

Interior minister Christophe Castaner said eight people are missing from the building and that he was "not very optimistic" that they would be found. "It's been 10 years that I've been living here a...

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 85, hospitalized after fracturing 3 ribs in fall

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 85, hospitalized after fracturing 3 ribs in fall

RBG's office says she fell Wednesday night while in her SCOTUS office, and even went home thinking she was fine - but, after experiencing some pain overnight, the Justice made a decision to go to Geor...

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Prince Charles at 70: I won't be a meddling monarch

Prince Charles at 70: I won't be a meddling monarch

William says in the documentary: "I want to be my own man and take my own style, my own passions and my own interests my way, and do things slightly differently". So, of course, you operate within the...

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Voters get their chance to shape US politics in Donald Trump era

Voters get their chance to shape US politics in Donald Trump era

Democrats need to pick up two dozen seats to claim the House majority. All 435 seats in the lower chamber House of Representatives and 35 of the 100 upper chamber Senate seats will be at stake. Th...

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Boeing issues bulletin on 737 Max planes after one crashed in Indonesia

Boeing issues bulletin on 737 Max planes after one crashed in Indonesia

Neither carrier said they had received any reports from pilots of issues with the sensor, which calculates the "angle of attack", a measurement of the angle of the plane's wing and airflow needed to...

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White House suspends CNN’s Acosta after Trump confrontation

White House suspends CNN’s Acosta after Trump confrontation

The press conference, which initially focused on simple political topics, quickly descended into chaos after Trump was asked about his politics and the controversial issue of Russian Federation meddli...

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Women and diversity win big in historic state and local elections

Women and diversity win big in historic state and local elections

Politics has become a family affair for Vice President Mike Pence, with his brother Greg elected to his former congressional seat in Indiana. Overall, the number of Republican women serving in C...

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Several Injured In Shooting At Bar In Southern California, Says Police

Several Injured In Shooting At Bar In Southern California, Says Police

Multiple people were reportedly injured after at least one gunman opened fire at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California , late Wednesday. The Ventura country fire department tweeted that they were resp...

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US Midterms 2018: State of play

US Midterms 2018: State of play

The crucial polls, marking the first major voter test of Trump, is seen as a referendum on his controversial policies, including those on immigration. Republicans paved their path to victory by defeat...

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Democrats seize US House in rebuke to Trump

Democrats seize US House in rebuke to Trump

With some races still undecided, Democrats appeared headed to a gain of more than 30 seats, well beyond the 23 they needed to claim their first majority in the 435-member House in eight years. Phil Br...

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Sirisena defends changes as Rajapaksa supporters cheer

Sirisena defends changes as Rajapaksa supporters cheer

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA ) could tip the balance should parliament be recalled this week to decide between two rivals both claiming the lawful right to head Sri Lanka's government. The unity ...

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Muslim women elected to US Congress for the first time

Muslim women elected to US Congress for the first time

Omar made history in 2016 when she was elected the first Somali-American legislator in the US, for which she was featured in Firsts, TIME's multimedia project on trailblazing women have broken glass c...

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Virgin Australia's Plans To Honour Veterans On Flights Are Being Slammed

Virgin Australia's Plans To Honour Veterans On Flights Are Being Slammed

On Twitter , some veterans saw the move as a way to score votes for the Liberal government led by Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Some have criticised the move as it doesn't offer any real benefits ...

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U.S. abruptly postpones talks with top North Korean official

U.S. abruptly postpones talks with top North Korean official

But the Blue House would not reveal the reason for the postponement, referring questions to the State Department. But North Korea has stepped up its demands for an easing of U.S. State-run media, in...

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Yoga studio owner ‘shattered and horrified’ by shooting

Yoga studio owner ‘shattered and horrified’ by shooting

By the time police arrived, Beierle was dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, officials said . "I don't know if it jammed or what". It gave some in the studio time to flee. Police say that on...

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Driver charged in toddler deaths in Brooklyn crosswalk kills herself

Driver charged in toddler deaths in Brooklyn crosswalk kills herself

Dorothy Bruns , 44, was found dead in her Staten Island home by a friend on Tuesday afternoon. The AP reports that they found pills and a suicide note at the scene. Her vehicle drove forward, killing ...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Steps Down at Trump's Request

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Steps Down at Trump's Request

At the top of his resignation letter to Trump , Sessions noted he was doing so at the president's request. He took credit for reversing a recent rise in violent crime and for taking a hardline st...

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DeSantis wins Florida governor’s race; Gillum concedes

DeSantis wins Florida governor’s race; Gillum concedes

Senate, leading by 34,000 votes on Wednesday morning. After his concession speech, supporters hugged one another. Pinder's mother Phillis, who accompanied the Liberty City resident and his young s...

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More than 60 business leaders call for vote on Brexit deal

More than 60 business leaders call for vote on Brexit deal

But when he described European Union countries welcoming the United Kingdom back with open arms in the event of a vote to remain, Lord Digby Jones said they "would shaft us". "The uncertainty over t...

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Donald Trump berates Jim Acosta in contentious White House news conference

Donald Trump berates Jim Acosta in contentious White House news conference

Acosta repeatedly asked the president about his tough stance against a US -bound migrant caravan was "demonizing" immigrants. It got hot nearly immediately. A reporter suggests to Trump that the mi...

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6 arrested in suspected plot to attack French leader Macron

6 arrested in suspected plot to attack French leader Macron

President Donald Trump's announcement to pull out of a Cold War-era disarmament treaty, Macron said Trump's recent decision directly threatens Europe's security. A number of proposals have bee...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wins election to New York’s 14th congressional district

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wins election to New York’s 14th congressional district

Women are more likely than men to vote in both presidential and congressional midterm elections across all ethnicities, according to Dittmar's research and polling data . Republican senator Cindy...

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