11 MEMBERS OF FAMILY DIE IN PANAMA FLOODING

Panamanian officials were travelling to a remote riverside community where floodwaters over the weekend drowned 11 members of a family,...

BELARUSIAN INTERIOR MINISTRY SAYS ONE PROTESTER HAS DIED IN CLASHES WITH POLICE IN THE CAPITAL

 
 
 

MEXICO CITY LETS BARS 'CHANGE' TO RESTAURANTS TO REOPEN

The government of Mexico City will allow bars to operate as restaurants in order to reopen as part of an easing of the coronavirus...

UN FOOD CHIEF: BEIRUT COULD RUN OUT OF BREAD IN 2 1/2 WEEKS

The head of the U.N. food agency says he's “very, very concerned” Lebanon will run out of bread in about 2 ½ weeks because 85% of its...

 
 
 

GERMANY'S MAAS CONFRONTS POMPEO OVER PIPELINE THREAT

Germany's Foreign Minister says he has personally told U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of his “dismay” over a warning sent by three...

RACE IN MAURITIUS TO EMPTY OIL TANKER BEFORE IT BREAKS UP

Urgent efforts increased in Mauritius Monday to empty a stranded Japanese ship of an estimated 2,500 tons of oil before the vessel...

 
 
 

IRAN SHUTTERS NEWSPAPER AFTER EXPERT QUESTIONS VIRUS NUMBERS

Iran has shut down a newspaper after it published remarks by an expert who said the official figures on coronavirus cases and deaths...

DENMARK'S FENCE TO KEEP OUT WILD BOARS SEEMS TO BE WORKING

Officials say the number of wild boars in Denmark has fallen since a 70-kilometer fence was erected along the German border to protect...

 
 
 

LEBANON'S JUSTICE MINISTER RESIGNS IN PROTEST AFTER DEADLY BLAST, THE THIRD MINISTER TO QUIT

LEBANON'S JUSTICE MINISTER RESIGNS IN WAKE OF EXPLOSION

Lebanon's state news agency says the justice minister has resigned in protest, the third Cabinet member to do so following last week's...

 
 
 

GREECE: EMERGENCY SERVICES CLEAR DEBRIS AFTER DEADLY STORM

Greek emergency services are clearing debris and searching for people potentially still trapped by floodwaters Monday after flash floods...

BOMBING IN PAKISTANI TOWN NEAR AFGHAN BORDER KILLS 5

Pakistani officials say a bomb targeting a anti-drug force tore through a busy market in southwestern Pakistan near the Afghan border,...

 
 
 

UK FLIES AIR FORCE PLANE OVER CHANNEL AMID MIGRANT CROSSINGS

A Royal Air Force surveillance plane is flying over the English Channel as the British government tries to curb the number of people...

NGOS SAY 7 AID WORKERS ARE AMONG VICTIMS OF NIGER ATTACK

French and Swiss NGOs say seven of the eight people killed by gunmen in a Niger giraffe park were aid workers in the West African country

 
 
 

GREEK NATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL TO MEET AMID TURKEY TENSION

Greece's prime minister is to convene the government's national security council after Turkey announced a research vessel will be conducting...

OFFICIALS SAY BELARUS' PRESIDENT ALEXANDER LUKASHENKO TOOK 80% OF THE VOTE IN ELECTION THAT SPARKED MASS PROTESTS

 
 
 

BLAST DESTROYED LANDMARK 19TH CENTURY PALACE IN BEIRUT

The 160-year-old Sursock palace in Beirut withstood two world wars, the fall of the Ottoman Empire, the French mandate and Lebanese...

PUERTO RICANS, UPSET AT BOTCHED PRIMARY, DEMAND ANSWERS

Puerto Ricans are demanding answers after botched primaries forced officials to reschedule voting at centers lacking ballots, an unprecedented...

 
 
 

AIDE SAYS HONG KONG MEDIA TYCOON AND PRO-DEMOCRACY ACTIVIST JIMMY LAI ARRESTED UNDER NATIONAL SECURITY LAW

HONG KONG MEDIA TYCOON JIMMY LAI ARRESTED UNDER SECURITY LAW

An aide to Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai says Lai was arrested Monday morning under the city's national security law on suspicion...

 
 
 



In virus talks, Pelosi holds firm; Mnuchin wants a deal

In virus talks, Pelosi holds firm; Mnuchin wants a deal

Monday brought no new talks between Trump's team and negotiators on Capitol Hill as the president tries a go-it-alone strategy meant to circumvent the legislative standoff. Read more ...

White House on lockdown, Trump press conference interrupted after reports of...

White House on lockdown, Trump press conference interrupted after reports of shots fired

US President Donald Trump's press conference was interrupted after just a couple of minutes by the Secret Service, which ushered him out of the briefing room amid reports of... Read more ...

Derecho with 100 mph winds moving across the Midwest

Derecho with 100 mph winds moving across the Midwest

A derecho is a widespread, long-lived wind storm associated with a band of rapidly moving showers or thunderstorms. Read more ...

McDonald's is suing its ousted CEO for lying about sexual relationships with...

McDonald's is suing its ousted CEO for lying about sexual relationships with employees

The fast food chain is suing Steve Easterbrook for the amount of his exit package: about $40 million. Read more ...

Amazon may take over old JCPenneys and Sears to try and speed up deliveries

Amazon may take over old JCPenneys and Sears to try and speed up deliveries

Amazon may replace closed department stores at struggling malls. Read more ...

Shooting near White House spurred Trump's abrupt exit from briefing

Shooting near White House spurred Trump's abrupt exit from briefing

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Disney World to reduce theme park hours in September

Disney World to reduce theme park hours in September

Operating hours at all Central Florida parks are changing. Read more ...

SkyTeam 11 shows extent of Baltimore rowhome explosion

SkyTeam 11 shows extent of Baltimore rowhome explosion

A woman is dead, a person was trapped and four people were critically injured after three houses exploded Monday morning in northwest Baltimore, fire officials said. Read more ...

1 killed, several injured as ‘major gas explosion' obliterates three...

1 killed, several injured as ‘major gas explosion' obliterates three Baltimore homes

A huge gas explosion has reduced three row houses to rubble in Baltimore, Maryland, killing one resident and injuring several others, the city's fire department has said. At... Read more ...

Big Ten cancels the 2020 fall football season: Report

Big Ten cancels the 2020 fall football season: Report

CHICAGO - When the Mid-American Conference became the first FBS conference to postpone their fall seasons till the spring on Saturday, many wondered if another major league... Read more ...