FRANCE CALLS OFF SEARCH AFTER CAPSIZE IN CHANNEL KILLS 4

French rescuers say there is no hope of finding any more survivors from a boat carrying migrants that capsized while trying to cross...

SOUTH AFRICA'S PRESIDENT IN QUARANTINE AS VIRUS CASES RISE

South African president Cyril Ramaphosa has announced he has gone into quarantine after coming into contact with a dinner guest who...

 
 
 

NEW DEATHS AS FIGHTING OVER NAGORNO-KARABAKH KEEPS FLARING

Deadly fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh is showing no signs of abating...

EU CHIEF CALLS FOR COMMON TESTS, TRACING AS VIRUS SURGES

A top European Union official is urging the 27 member states to introduce common rules to test for the coronavirus and trace its spread...

 
 
 

SPAIN: POLICE INVESTIGATE CATALAN SEPARATISTS ON CORRUPTION

A Spanish court says that police are carrying out an operation against several people with links to the Catalan separatist movement...

PHILIPPINE POLICE CHIEF KILLED BY ROOSTER IN COCKFIGHT RAID

The police chief of a Philippine town has been killed during a raid on an illegal cockfight when the razor-sharp metal blade on one...

 
 
 

NIGERIA'S ARMY ADMITS ITS SOLDIERS WERE AT LAGOS SHOOTINGS

Nigeria's army has admitted its soldiers were deployed at the Lekki Toll Plaza in Lagos where live rounds were fired last week, killing...

SONY'S PROFITS RISE AS PANDEMIC HAS PEOPLE PLAYING GAMES

Profit at Japanese electronics and entertainment company Sony Corp. more than doubled in the last quarter on healthy gains in its video...

 
 
 

IRAN PARLIAMENT SPEAKER CONTRACTS VIRUS AS INFECTIONS SURGE

Iran's parliament speaker says he has tested positive for the coronavirus, joining a growing list of Iranian officials infected in...

CAKE LADY HELPS WOUNDED SOLDIERS HEAL, ONE TREAT AT A TIME

David Wiseman heard Kath Ryan before he met her

 
 
 

DIVISIONS TURN BELGIUM INTO EUROPE'S WORST VIRUS HOT SPOT

Small, yet so divided, Belgium has been hit hard again by the pandemic, and now presents some of the most worrying statistics in a...

DEUTSCHE BANK SEES PROFIT OF $363 MILLION AS COSTS FALL

Germany's Deutsche Bank made a profit of 309 million euros in the third quarter

 
 
 

SATELLITE PHOTOS SHOW CONSTRUCTION AT IRAN NUCLEAR SITE

Satellite photos show Iran has begun construction at its Natanz nuclear facility

POMPEO BRINGS ANTI-CHINA ROADSHOW TO INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is bringing the Trump administration's anti-China campaign to Indian Ocean islands considered particularly...

 
 
 

TRUMP SUPPORTERS RALLY AT US EMBASSY IN JERUSALEM

A convoy of cars decorated with American flags and Trump 2020 banners drove from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, holding a rally outside the...

ALGERIAN LEADER "STABLE" IN HOSPITAL WITH UNKNOWN ILLNESS

Algeria's President Abedelmadjid Tebboune has been hospitalized at a military hospital in the south of the capital Algiers, his office...

 
 
 

FROM SPAIN, TOP DISSIDENT VOWS TO FIGHT FOR FREE VENEZUELA

Leopoldo López, the Venezuelan politician who for years has led the biggest challenge to the government of Nicolás Maduro, has pledged...

VATICAN BROADENS SEMINARY ABUSE TRIAL AMID NEGLIGENCE CLAIMS

The Vatican criminal tribunal has agreed to broaden a sex abuse trial involving the Holy See's youth seminary beyond two priests already...

 
 
 

MIGRANT BOAT SINKS CROSSING CHANNEL; FRANCE RESCUES 18

A boat with an unknown number of migrants on board trying to cross the English Channel to Britain has sunk off the French coast, prompting...

NIGERIA TO INVESTIGATE THE SHOOTING OF PROTESTERS IN LAGOS

A Nigerian official says the shootings of peaceful protesters in Nigeria last week will be investigated by a judicial committee as...

 
 
 



'She just brought joy': Cake Lady helps wounded soldiers heal, one treat at...

'She just brought joy': Cake Lady helps wounded soldiers heal, one treat at a time

Retired nurse Kath Ryan has made some 1,260 visits to hospitals, bonding with the patients as she fed them an estimated 1 million slices of cake. Read more ...

Dodgers' Justin Turner was pulled from Game 6 after positive COVID-19 test

Dodgers' Justin Turner was pulled from Game 6 after positive COVID-19 test

The positive test was announced on the broadcast after the end of the game, which the Dodgers won to clinch the World Series title. Read more ...

The Latest: Dodgers win 1st World Series title since 1988

The Latest: Dodgers win 1st World Series title since 1988

ARLINGTON, Texas - The Latest on Game 6 of the World Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Tampa Bay Rays : Read more ...

L.A. Dodgers Win World Series In Game 6, Defeating Tampa Bay 3-1

L.A. Dodgers Win World Series In Game 6, Defeating Tampa Bay 3-1

It was the end of a pandemic-shortened season of only 60 games. Los Angeles won for the first time in 32 years. Read more ...

Chrissy Teigen shares a heartfelt essay about the loss of her son Jack

Chrissy Teigen shares a heartfelt essay about the loss of her son Jack

After suffering the devastating loss of her son Jack with John Legend, Chrissy Teigen has opened up about the experience. Read more ...

President Trump's campaign website was briefly 'defaced,' campaign...

President Trump's campaign website was briefly 'defaced,' campaign spokesperson says

Trump campaign spokesperson Tim Murtaugh says the campaign is working with law enforcement authorities to investigate the source of what it called an “attack.” Read more ...

Chicago store guard stabbed 27 times after asking women to wear masks

Chicago store guard stabbed 27 times after asking women to wear masks

Two sisters accused of stabbing a store security guard 27 times with a knife after he asked them to wear face masks and use hand sanitizer were ordered held without bond Tuesday. Read more ...

NXIVM Leader Keith Raniere Sentenced to 120 Years in Prison Following Sex...

NXIVM Leader Keith Raniere Sentenced to 120 Years in Prison Following Sex Trafficking Conviction

Disgraced self-improvement guru Keith Raniere, whose NXIVM followers included millionaires and Hollywood actors, was sentenced to 120 years on Tuesday for turning some... Read more ...

Betts leads Dodgers to Series title in first year in LA

Betts leads Dodgers to Series title in first year in LA

Mookie Betts was a difference-maker for the Dodgers in his first season in Los Angeles. Read more ...

Reality bites for Putin's much-hyped COVID-19 vaccine, as concerns over...

Reality bites for Putin's much-hyped COVID-19 vaccine, as concerns over efficacy and safety linger

As the second wave of COVID-19 hits Russia - with record numbers of new infections and deaths - the vaccine, named Sputnik V, is far from being widely available to the general... Read more ...