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Man attacked by shark at Sydney beach

Man attacked by shark at Sydney beach

Peter Schultz was swimming with a group near Shelly Beach, just south of Manly's main beach, before sunrise this morning when he was bitten. Based on photographs of the man's wounds the shark was a ...

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Facebook to ban census interference

Facebook to ban census interference

Sandberg also promised that Facebook would be creating a "civil rights task force" comprised of senior leaders across key areas of the company. These tactics include the spread of fake news, voter i...

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I raised Khashoggi killing with Saudi Crown Prince

I raised Khashoggi killing with Saudi Crown Prince

Trump told the crown prince he had done "a spectacular job", and referred to him as " a friend of mine ", according to AFP. "They've been a terrific ally". Still, the meeting comes just over a week ...

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Trump Says US-China Trade Talks

Trump Says US-China Trade Talks "Already Begun"

President Trump has his Chinese counterparts right where he wants them. Trump also agreed to loosen restrictions on US technologies available to Chinese telecom giant Huawei without offering specifi...

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Nerve agent sarin detected in Facebook mailroom

Nerve agent sarin detected in Facebook mailroom

A number of people who work at the facility were being monitored, and no one showed any symptoms of exposure, according to Menlo Park Fire Department officials. A spokesperson from Facebook has confir...

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Sri Lankan AG questions why officials haven't been arrested

Sri Lankan AG questions why officials haven't been arrested

The arrest was made on the instructions of Attorney General Dappula de Livera. Fernando was admitted to the Colombo General Hospital on Tuesday morning after which Jayasundara was also admitted ...

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WH Press Secretary SHOVES North Korean security guards aside

WH Press Secretary SHOVES North Korean security guards aside

Bernie Sanders said he is not opposed to sitting down with America's adversaries, but he told ABC's "This Week" that "we need real diplomacy" and he hasn't seen that under Trump. Back in the U.S., Tru...

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US House panel sues to get Trump's taxes

US House panel sues to get Trump's taxes

The lawsuit piles onto several other court fights involving other committees and members of Congress seeking Trump financial records. But Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told the committee in ...

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Italian Police Arrest Captain of Migrant Ship After She Rescues 53 Refugees

Italian Police Arrest Captain of Migrant Ship After She Rescues 53 Refugees

The Sea-Watch 3 picked up the migrants adrift in the Mediterranean Sea off Libya on June 12 and had been in a standoff with Italian authorities for weeks before the captain made a decision to force th...

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Kamala Harris dances and takes selfies with people at Pride in CA

Kamala Harris dances and takes selfies with people at Pride in CA

The Point: It's not yet clear if there is temporary or permanent slippage for Biden. Harris exposed this weak point in Biden's record which he will assuredly learn to account for and more adequatel...

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Attorneys challenge 'twisted' charge against Alabama woman who lost fetus in shooting

Attorneys challenge 'twisted' charge against Alabama woman who lost fetus in shooting

Jones was five months pregnant on December 4, 2018, when she got into a fight with a woman outside a Dollar General store in Pleasant Grove , just west of Birmingham, CNN affiliate WBMA reported . F...

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Iran says it exceeds enriched uranium stockpile limit

Iran says it exceeds enriched uranium stockpile limit

Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant can use low-enriched uranium as fuel. Iran's foreign minister, expressing his exasperation over a White House statement that "even before the deal's existence,...

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Mike Pence Called Back to the White House, NH Trip Canceled

Mike Pence Called Back to the White House, NH Trip Canceled

There were conflicting accounts of whether Pence was actually en route to New Hampshire when he was called back. "He looks forward to rescheduling the trip to New Hampshire very soon", Alyssa Farah ...

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Brexit Party MEPs Turn Their Backs During European Anthem In EU Parliament

Brexit Party MEPs Turn Their Backs During European Anthem In EU Parliament

People wave Catalan pro-independence "Estelada" flags and banners during a demonstration in front of the European Parliament on July 2, 2019 in Strasbourg, eastern France. But Nigel Farage tweeted: "T...

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How To Watch July's Solar Eclipse From Australia

How To Watch July's Solar Eclipse From Australia

Just cut a cardboard in the shape of spectacles and paste the sheet to make your own solar eclipse viewing glasses. But worry not, here are some ways in which you can catch it live regardless. The s...

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Nike pulls Betsy Ross sneaker after Colin Kaepernick complains

Nike pulls Betsy Ross sneaker after Colin Kaepernick complains

The Nike shoe at the center of the controversy, the "Air Max 1 US", is a special Independence Day edition that had been slated to be released on Monday, featuring the original American flag designed...

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Wife of Dubai ruler Sheikh Maktoum flees to UK

Wife of Dubai ruler Sheikh Maktoum flees to UK

Princess Haya then, along with the former Irish president Mary Robinson , defended Dubai's reputation over the incident. Princess Haya allegedly told pals she "didn't trust United Kingdom auth...

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Chance of severe weather Sunday

Chance of severe weather Sunday

Not expecting any severe storms, but a strong storm may produce heavy rain, gusty winds, and small hail. MONDAY: Partly to mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance for scattered showers and storms, ...

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Jeremy Hunt backs Hong Kong citizens' right to protest

Jeremy Hunt backs Hong Kong citizens' right to protest

She remains so far defiant to such calls and said she will remain in the position. "The fix and the rebuilding of the LegCo complex is expected to take a long time". Hong Kong Police Commissioner St...

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Dalai Lama stands his ground for 'attractive female successor' statement

Dalai Lama stands his ground for 'attractive female successor' statement

The Tibetan spiritual leader also discussed the US immigration crisis, saying, "When I saw pictures of some of those young children, I was sad". When the interviewer, Rajini Vaidyanathan, pointed ou...

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Biden defends civil rights record after fiery criticism by Harris on segregation

Biden defends civil rights record after fiery criticism by Harris on segregation

Democratic presidential contender Cory Booker on Sunday again criticized former Vice President Joe Biden's comments on race, saying the primary front-runner's rhetoric is dividing the nation. It cou...

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Birds at border prompt S. Korea to launch jets, issue alert

Birds at border prompt S. Korea to launch jets, issue alert

One of the most visible parts of North Korea's nuclear programme, the Yongbyon reactor complex is a central point of contention. Upon hearing this, Moon was said to have stated that it was more im...

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Macron Vows to Block Enlargement Until EU is Reformed

Macron Vows to Block Enlargement Until EU is Reformed

But there is intense national rivalry. Some commentators have listed Leo Varadkar as a possible alternative EPP candidate - however, the Taoiseach responded by saying he is "flattered" but already...

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14 submariners killed in fire in Russia: defence ministry

14 submariners killed in fire in Russia: defence ministry

The sailors didn't die in the blaze but as a effect of it, poisoned by fumes released when the submersible caught fire, the Ministry said in a statement. The vessel had been studying the ocean floor a...

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Cartoonist let go from newspapers for releasing Donald Trump image

Cartoonist let go from newspapers for releasing Donald Trump image

In the cartoon, which de Adder tweeted from his account, Trump was shown standing beside a golf cart, holding a golf club and looking down at the bodies of the two migrants, Oscar Alberto Martínez a...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slams United States president's daughter Ivanka Trump

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slams United States president's daughter Ivanka Trump

The president's daughter sat in on each of the president's G20 meetings in Osaka with world leaders including Vladimir Putin, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and Chinese President Xi Jinping, ...

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Gilliam blocks more funding for Trump's border wall

Gilliam blocks more funding for Trump's border wall

The administration had argued that Congress gave the administration power to move money around within the Defense Department, and never explicitly banned it from moving that money to use for wall-buil...

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Yemen: Houthi rebels attack Saudi airport with drone

Yemen: Houthi rebels attack Saudi airport with drone

The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen said in the statement carried by the Saudi Press Agency that the nine civilians injured in the attack included one Indian and eight Saudis. Earlier, the Houthi-run A...

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Three arrested in counter terror raids across Sydney

Three arrested in counter terror raids across Sydney

The men - aged 20, 23, and 30 - are expected to be charged with criminal offences on Tuesday. The 20-year-old Greenacre man is expected to be charged with one count of acting in preparation for a te...

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Hammond warns PM contenders over post-Brexit spending promises

Hammond warns PM contenders over post-Brexit spending promises

Johnson , the front-runner in the contest to succeed Theresa May , has said he would keep open the possibility of shutting Parliament if lawmakers try to block the United Kingdom leaving the bloc wit...

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