Stories about Worldwide

Sep 14 2016

Asheville man, 25, and mom, 45, accused of incest

A Facebook post from Kitchens on Pfeiffer's page a year ago saw her shower her son in compliments. North Carolina: A woman from the United States has been arrested for ...

Sep 14 2016

Shivpal replaces Akhilesh as state SP chief

While Rajkishore is considered close to Mulayam, Prajapati is reportedly Shivpal's favourite. But Akhilesh Yadav was removed as the party's UP chief soon after. In the ...

Sep 14 2016

Race intensifies between Trump and Clinton in battleground states

In a four-way race with Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson and Green Party candidate Jill Stein, Trump is up four, as noted in the Real Clear Politics average of daily ...

Sep 14 2016

Hawaii ranked 4th happiest state in US

Those specifications were "Emotional and Physical Well-Being", "Work Environment" and "Community and Environment". The five least happy? Underneath Louisiana were Missi...

Sep 14 2016

IT, e-commerce giants shut in Bengaluru; Karnataka begins releasing water

Karnataka and Tamil Nadu have both argued that they need the water for millions of farmers in the region. The United States issued a travel advisory Monday asking Amer...

Sep 14 2016

Bezos plans bigger re-usable rocket for orbital flights

Coming in two versions standing 270 feet and 313 feet tall, the New Glenn will trail only NASA's 322-foot Space Launch System rocket in height. The three-stage rocket w...

Sep 14 2016

Pandora takes on Spotify, Apple with new streaming service

These plans will supposedly place Amazon and Pandora in direct competition with streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music . The third major label, Warner Music , ...

Sep 14 2016

South Africa: emergency service work to save illegal workers trapped in mine

Then it went down to eight people. These people are often risky and carry arms when they access operating mines. They have been trapped since Wednesday last week. The n...

Sep 13 2016

IS attack kills 3 more Turkish soldiers in Syria

Syria has been locked in a vicious civil war since early 2011 when the regime of Bashar al-Assad cracked down on pro-democracy protests. The Turkish military launched t...

Sep 13 2016

Chelsea Clinton Lectures 'Sexist' Donald Trump for 'Straight White Male Heritage'

Both candidates are hoping to capitalize on concerns about national security and paint their opponents as unqualified leading into the November 8 presidential election. T...

Sep 12 2016

North Korean Missile Tests Present Political and Military Problems

The U.N Security council agreed to a statement hours after a closed-door emergency meeting called by the United States, Japan and South Korea in response to North Ko...

Sep 11 2016

With Dual-lens camera, wireless AirPods iPhone 7 launched

It will also be available in two new black colours, and the larger iPhone 7 plus will have a dual lens camera, Tim Cook revealed at the eagerly awaited event in San F...

Sep 11 2016

Woman in iconic WWII Times Square kiss photograph dies at 92

Friedman's son confirmed to NBC and CBS that his mother died Thursday following a bout with pneumonia. The Associated Press and CBS News have identified her as the nurs...

Sep 11 2016

Saudi Arabia ignores existence of 9/11 victims, 'very afraid' of them - survivor

President Obama has warned of retaliatory lawsuits against the United States government if American citizens are allowed to take the Saudis to court. This bill would chan...

Sep 10 2016

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino plays down Harry Kane's goalscoring woes

The new deal comes as last season's Golden Boot victor Harry Kane is believed to be in talks to improve his own personal terms with the Club. When he does get minutes -...

Sep 10 2016

South Korea: Hanjin to resume work in Long Beach this week

The collapse of Hanjin Shipping will boost the cost to us businesses and consumers of a wide range of imported goods, from furniture and clothing to fresh fruit and froze...

Sep 10 2016

SpaceX accident 'most difficult and complex' in its history

Originated around upper stage oxygen tank. The incident completely destroyed the rocket and its payload, a $200m (£150m) Facebook satellite created to bring internet ...

Sep 10 2016

Elon Musk says launch-pad rocket fireball poses SpaceX's biggest puzzle yet

SpaceX said last week that data indicated the "anomaly" originated around the upper-stage liquid oxygen tank. The explosion incinerated a satellite Facebook (FB) had pl...

Sep 10 2016

California extends ambitious climate change law

The measures in the most populous US state would extend by 10 years California's main greenhouse gas reduction program and beef up oversight of the state agency charged w...

Sep 10 2016

Syrian Militant Leader Dies In Air Strike

It would be the first time the US-led coalition had targeted the group since its rebrand. Despite a change in its name and cutting of ties with al-Qaeda, the U.S., whic...