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Assange's father pleads to bring him home

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 11:31
Julian Assange's father has urged the Australian government to help his son, calling on them to bring the WikiLeaks founder home, in an interview with an Australian newspaper.

City where Russian spy poisoned named UK's 'best place to live'

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 09:04
Salisbury, where a former Russian spy and his daughter were poisoned with the nerve agent Novichok, has been named the best place to live in the United Kingdom.

Why the Brexit battle is about to get bloodier

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 08:52
Here's what you need to know about Brexit

How a political board game is revealing Indians' true feelings about the election

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 01:32
Staging a mass rally. Spreading fake news. Fueling caste tensions. Playing the religion card.

US Navy sailor and Japanese woman found dead in Okinawa

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 16:36
A US Navy sailor and a Japanese woman were found dead -- both stabbed -- on Saturday in a bloody apartment bedroom on the Japanese island of Okinawa, police there said.

Winx secures 33rd consecutive victory in last race

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 15:20
The Australian wonder-horse, Winx, racked up a 33rd straight win and a third consecutive Queen Elizabeth stakes in the final race of a remarkable career on Saturday.

US military's 7-year plan for Somalia

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 13:19
This week President Donald Trump signed an executive order extending a presidential declaration of a national emergency concerning Somalia for another year, calling the Islamist insurgency plaguing that country an "unusual and extraordinary threat" to the US.

India demands Amritsar massacre apology

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 12:11

Joy turns to fear in Sudan as army takes control

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 10:53
Protesters who rushed on to the streets to celebrate the ouster of Sudanese strongman Omar al-Bashir Thursday are facing the prospect of a long struggle ahead as the military figures who ended his 30-year rule seem to be preparing to hang on to power.

Shakespeare's London home found by historian

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 08:24
The location of William Shakespeare's London home where the playwright wrote "Romeo and Juliet" has been identified for the first time, according to new research.

Kashmir: 'Living here is expensive. Dying here is extremely cheap'

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 07:51
Kashmir resident Gulam Rasul has seen it all: Two wars between India and Pakistan which were sparked by the disputed region as well as dozens of other armed conflicts.

Comedian jokes about heart attack then dies mid-show

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 15:30
Veteran British comedian Ian Cognito died on stage Thursday evening during a stand-up performance.

Jet Airways cancels long-haul flights

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 14:48
India's government said it will investigate Jet Airways' ability to fly after the struggling airline canceled several international flights.

Mexico City hosts showjumping showpiece

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 14:05

$33 billion deal in Big Oil: Chevron is buying Anadarko Petroleum

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 12:23
Chevron is paying $33 billion to acquire Anadarko Petroleum in a massive deal that will bolster its natural gas and shale operations.

Police investigate 'dangerous' Salah chants

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 12:14
British police are investigating social media video that allegedly shows Chelsea fans abusing Liverpool's Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah.

Upskirting now a crime in England

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 12:12
Upskirting is now a criminal offense in England and Wales, after a campaign by a woman who was targeted by an offender at a music festival.

Stunning photos show 'Black is Beautiful'

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 12:06
To some, Kwame Brathwaite was the "Keeper of the Images," capturing black creativity and expression in its purest and most candid of forms. Between the late 1950s and the late 1970s, the Brooklyn native made his career documenting the burgeoning black art and political movements in New York -- most notably, the "Black is Beautiful" movement that encouraged black people to accept and celebrate their natural features.