BEIRUT/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - The U.S.-led coalition is working with its Syrian militia allies to set up a new border force of 30,000 personnel, the coalition said on Sunday, a move that has added to Turkish anger over U.S. support for Kurdish-dominated forces in Syria.Source
Posted 2018/01/14 16:53:36
A 16-year-old Palestinian girl is expected to find out on Monday whether she gets bail after a video of her slapping and hitting Israeli soldiers went viral.
Posted 2018/01/14 15:54:00
One man is confirmed dead and several people are injured following a 7.3 magnitude earthquake in Peru.
Posted 2018/01/14 10:25:00
LONDON (Reuters) - Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon said on Sunday she would be able to make a judgment on whether to hold a second referendum on Scottish independence by the end of this year after a shape of a deal between Britain and the European Union becomes clear.Source
Posted 2018/01/14 10:12:48
Eight people have died and up to 60 are injured following a fire which ripped through a local community centre in northern Portugal.
Posted 2018/01/14 09:41:00
A passenger jet was left teetering on a cliff edge after skidding off the runway at an airport in northern Turkey.
Posted 2018/01/14 09:35:00
LONDON (Reuters) - Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage said on Sunday he was increasingly concerned that a vote for Britain to leave the European Union could be overturned by a powerful group of the bloc's supporters.Source
Posted 2018/01/14 09:18:06
Mark Wahlberg will donate the $1.5m (£1m) he made for reshoots of Ridley Scott's All The Money In The World to the anti-sexual harassment campaign Time's Up.
Posted 2018/01/14 00:54:00
Television broadcasts and mobile phones in Hawaii were interrupted by an emergency warning of an incoming missile on Saturday.
Posted 2018/01/13 18:46:00
Thousands of people have been forced into emergency shelters by an active volcano in the Philippines, with warnings a "hazardous eruption" could happen in days.
Posted 2018/01/13 17:56:00
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facing strong condemnation at home and abroad, U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday denied using the word "shithole" to describe Haiti and African countries, but kept up criticism of a Senate immigration plan that he said would force the United States to admit people from countries that "are doing badly."Source
Posted 2018/01/13 00:52:35
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar fell to a more than three-year low against the euro on Friday, extending recent losses on expectations European Central Bank policymakers are preparing to reduce stimulus, while U.S. stocks continued to rally and marked record closing highs.Source
Posted 2018/01/12 22:45:47
LONDON (Reuters) - British building and services company Carillion remains in "constructive discussions" with its creditors and suggestions they have rejected its business plan are incorrect, the company said on Friday.Source
Posted 2018/01/12 18:40:46
LONDON (Reuters) - Sterling on Friday rocketed to its highest level against the dollar since the vote to leave the European Union, after a report that the Netherlands and Spain were open to a deal for Britain to remain as close as possible to the trading bloc.Source
Posted 2018/01/12 18:17:46
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Social Democratic (SPD) leaders appealed to party members on Friday to swallow their doubts and endorse an overnight deal to renew a "grand coalition" with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives for another four years.Source
Posted 2018/01/12 18:16:21
ATHENS (Reuters) - Thousands of Greek protesters marched in central Athens on Friday against new reforms, including restrictions on the right to strike, that parliament is set to approve next week in return for bailout funds.Source
Posted 2018/01/12 16:38:07
A homeless man has become a Twitter sensation after racking up more than 20,000 followers while giving his account of life on the streets of Paris.
Posted 2018/01/12 15:40:00
In an early contender for strangest music collaboration of 2018, Sting and Shaggy have announced they have been working on new tracks together.
Posted 2018/01/12 13:56:00
Eighty women have been rescued by the Thai police investigating human trafficking in Bangkok.
Posted 2018/01/12 12:59:00
Efforts to extinguish a fire and rescue survivors on a stricken oil tanker have been hampered because the vessel keeps exploding.
Posted 2018/01/12 11:50:00