Billionaire investor George Soros has defended his decision to hand £400,000 to a campaign arguing against Brexit - and says he considers leaving the EU a "tragic mistake".
Canadian foreign minister says targeting civilians is violation of international humanitarian law
MATMATA, Tunisia (Reuters) - In the arid valleys of southern Tunisia's Djebel Dahar region, people have lived for centuries in underground houses whose earthen casing provides protection against seari
Six stories in the news for Friday, Feb. 23
SYSTEM FAILED TINA FONTAINE, SAY INDIGENOUS LEADERS
A walk will be held in Winnipeg today to honour Tina Fontaine, a day after the ......
Mexican buyers imported ten times more corn from Brazil last year amid concern that NAFTA renegotiations could disrupt their U.S. supplies, according to government data and top
BEIRUT (Reuters) - A new wave of bombs struck Syria's eastern Ghouta on Friday, which a witness in one town described as the worst yet, ahead of a U.N. Security Council vote to demand a 30-day ceasefi
YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar has bulldozed at least 55 villages that were emptied of their Rohingya Muslim inhabitants during violence that began last year, Human Rights Watch said on Friday citing a re
LA LOCHE, Sask. - Four people were killed and seven wounded in a mass shooting at a school and a home in the northern Saskatchewan community of La Loche on ...
LA LOCHE, Sask. - A provincial court judge is expected to decide today whether a young man who shot and killed four people at a school and a home in ...
LA LOCHE, Sask. - A student, who was 17 at the time, is to find out today whether he will be sentenced as an adult or a youth for killing ...
By virtue of timing and circumstance, and thanks to the well-placed outrage of those who nearly died in a hail of bullets last week, the NRA no longe
For a split second last weekend it seemed Donald Trump might be coming around on the FBI's probe into Russia's election meddling and that he was almo
The US arm of Japanese manufacturer Takata has reached a settlement with 44 US state attorneys-general into claims it concealed dangerous defects in its exploding airbags. The
Heather Nauert reiterates Turkish military operation in Afrin would cause a "distraction"
GANGNEUNG, Korea, Republic Of - After two weeks of Olympic competition, the "Olympic Athletes from Russia" finally have a gold medal.
Alina Zagitova won the women's figure skating title Friday to ...
BERLIN (AP) — Germany saw a record budget surplus last year thanks to unbroken economic growth. The Federal Statistical Office said Friday that public treasuries received 36.6 billion euros ($45 bi
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is pledging 50 million euros ($61 million) to a joint counterterror force in West Africa’s Sahel region, as leaders gather Friday in a show of support for t
Informatised warfare, a term widely used by the Chinese military in recent years refers to the use of IT, digital and artificial intelligence applications in battlefield conditions.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Almost half a billion dollars separates the Virginia House and Senate adopted budgets. The Richmond Times-Dispatch quotes Sen. Scott Surovell, D-Fairfax, as saying the $500,000
Alina Zagitova has won gold in the women’s ice skating, becoming the first Russian athlete to win the top medal at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. After a stunning showdown at the Gangneung Ice