Two men who died after a road rage fight in northern California have been identified by authorities.
Posted 2018/08/14 06:38:00
The Turkish lira pulled back on Tuesday from a record low of 7.24 a day earlier after the central bank pledged to provide liquidity in response to a meltdown which has unsettled global markets.Source
Posted 2018/08/14 06:11:27
A furore over alleged anti-semitism in Britain's main opposition party widened on Monday when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn exchanged accusations on Twitter over Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed.Source
Posted 2018/08/14 06:08:52
Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk tweeted on Monday that he was working with buyout firm Silver Lake and investment bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc as financial advisers on his plan to take the U.S. electric car maker private.Source
Posted 2018/08/14 04:21:34
A three-year-old boy found buried at a New Mexico desert compound died in a ritual to "cast out demonic spirits," but his extended family believed he would "return as Jesus" to identify "corrupt" targets for them to attack, prosecutors said in court on Monday.Source
Posted 2018/08/14 03:23:54
China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday it expressed strong dissatisfaction at "negative content related to China" in the new U.S. defence act.Source
Posted 2018/08/14 03:06:22
Cuba on Monday began a rare public discussion to overhaul its Cold War-era constitution, a process the government is calling participatory democracy at its best and opponents are branding a fraud.Source
Posted 2018/08/14 02:25:36
Peter Strzok, the FBI agent who came under fire from President Donald Trump and other Republicans for sending text messages that disparaged the candidate during the presidential campaign, was fired late on Friday, his attorney said on Monday.Source
Posted 2018/08/14 02:07:03
Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Monday he was working with Silver Lake Partners and Goldman Sachs Group Inc for financial advice on his proposal to take the electric car company private.Source
Posted 2018/08/14 01:20:42
Rising violence in Canada has prompted calls for the federal government to tighten gun laws but tougher regulations could cause a political backlash in a country where 2 million people are licensed to own a firearm.Source
Posted 2018/08/13 22:51:41
White House national security adviser John Bolton met on Monday with Turkey's ambassador to the United States to discuss Turkey's detention of American pastor Andrew Brunson, the White House said.Source
Posted 2018/08/13 22:46:05
China has rejected claims one million of its mostly Muslim Uighur minority are being held in internment camps, while it has also insisted "there are no such things" as re-education centres.
Posted 2018/08/13 15:53:00
Actress Ruby Rose has quit Twitter over abuse she has received since winning the role in a rebooted Batwoman TV series.
Posted 2018/08/13 14:39:00
Elon Musk, the billionaire chief executive of Tesla, has claimed that Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund has been pushing to take the electric car maker private.
Posted 2018/08/13 13:41:00
Seldom have soybeans been so political. In the swing state of Iowa they are big business and right now that business is hurting.
Posted 2018/08/13 13:11:00
The government of Gibraltar has said it is to strip the migrant rescue vessel Aquarius of its Gibraltar registration.
Posted 2018/08/13 11:29:00
Turkey's lira pulled back from a record low of 7.24 to the dollar on Monday after the central bank pledged to provide liquidity and cut reserve requirements for Turkish banks, but its meltdown continued to rattle global markets.Source
Posted 2018/08/13 09:44:03
British shares dipped on Monday as the Turkish currency crisis continued to shake global markets with stock indexes declining from Asia to Europe.Source
Posted 2018/08/13 09:34:45
North and South Korea agreed on Monday to hold a summit in the North in September, another step towards boosting cooperation between the old rivals, even as doubts grow over efforts to end the North's nuclear weapons programme.Source
Posted 2018/08/13 09:21:42
World markets shuddered on Monday, as Turkey's worsening currency crisis persuaded investors to dump equities and emerging markets and flee to safer assets such as government bonds and the dollar.Source
Posted 2018/08/13 09:14:32