Archaeologists have uncovered the remains of a horse that died in the volcanic eruption at Pompeii nearly 2,000 years ago.
Posted 2018/05/11 14:04:00
BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) - Europe's heavyweight economies took steps on Friday to safeguard their commercial and political interests in Iran, seeking to keep the nuclear deal with Tehran alive after Washington pulled out and said sanctions would follow.Source
Posted 2018/05/11 13:03:24
PAHOA, Hawaii (Reuters) - Residents on the Big Island of Hawaii were alerted on Thursday to rising levels of toxic gas from lava-oozing fissures, and geologists warned that new areas east of the erupting Kilauea volcano may be at risk of molten rock bursting from the ground.Source
Posted 2018/05/11 13:02:28
MADRID (Reuters) - Catalonia's parliament is to vote to approve a new leader of the region on Saturday, in the fifth attempt to form a government since the last administration was fired by Madrid nearly seven months ago for declaring independence.Source
Posted 2018/05/11 12:55:33
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Sellafield Ltd, which reprocesses nuclear fuel, is to be prosecuted after an employee was contaminated, the country's nuclear regulator said on Friday.Source
Posted 2018/05/11 12:46:08
A Palestinian man has been shot dead and dozens more wounded as tensions flare on the border between Gaza and Israel.
Posted 2018/05/11 12:34:00
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Electoral Commission imposed a record-matching 70,000 pound fine on Friday on one of the main groups that campaigned for Brexit, and said police might have to investigate possible criminal offences because of unreported campaign spending.Source
Posted 2018/05/11 12:09:55
LONDON (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive Ross McEwan said he has a plan until 2020 and wants to see the bank returned to private hands, dismissing speculation he could leave in the near future after resolving its last big misconduct issue.Source
Posted 2018/05/11 11:50:07
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's trip to Singapore for talks with U.S. President Donald Trump poses logistical challenges that are likely to include using Soviet-era aircraft to carry him and his limousine, as well as dozens of security and other support staff. Source
Posted 2018/05/11 11:38:57
LONDON (Reuters) - British regulators and Barclays have fined the bank's Chief Executive Jes Staley a combined 1.1 million pounds after he tried to identify a whistleblower who sent letters criticising an employee of the bank.Source
Posted 2018/05/11 11:27:27
ANKARA (Reuters) - Iran on Friday supported Syria's right to defended itself against aggression from Israel, state TV reported, accusing others of remaining silent over the attacks on Tehran's key regional ally.Source
Posted 2018/05/11 10:24:52
A volcano in Hawaii that has been oozing lava and steam for days may be building up to a huge eruption, scientists have warned.
Posted 2018/05/11 07:59:00
Russia has failed to qualify for the Eurovision final for the first time in 20 years after a shock elimination in Thursday's second semi-final.
Posted 2018/05/11 06:46:00
Ireland's cricket team will play their first-ever Test match when they take on Pakistan at Malahide near Dublin later.
Posted 2018/05/11 05:41:00
Four children and three adults have been found dead at a home in rural Western Australia.
Posted 2018/05/11 03:28:00
Just three days after pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal the US has begun to make good on Donald Trump's promise to increase sanctions against Tehran.
Posted 2018/05/11 02:16:00
ANKARA (Reuters) - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said on Thursday that U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to quit a multinational nuclear deal would not affect Tehran's oil exports.Source
Posted 2018/05/10 21:41:15
A police officer in the US has been filmed violently grabbing a black man by the throat outside a Waffle House.
Posted 2018/05/10 21:12:00
JERUSALEM/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Israel said it attacked nearly all of Iran's military infrastructure in Syria on Thursday after Iranian forces fired rockets at Israeli-held territory for the first time in the most extensive military exchange ever between the two adversaries.Source
Posted 2018/05/10 19:32:02
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Leaders of the United States and North Korea will meet for the first time when President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un hold a summit on June 12 in Singapore where the U.S. side will try to persuade Pyongyang to give up its nuclear weapons.Source
Posted 2018/05/10 18:56:42