Saturday, August 13, 2022

World News

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Updated 18 hours, 59 minutes ago

Ship reaches Ukraine to load up with wheat for hungry Africa

Ethiopia, along with neighboring Somalia and Kenya, is facing the worst drought in four decades in the Horn of A...

Updated 1 day, 18 hours ago
'Disturbing': Experts troubled by Canada’s euthanasia laws

“Alan was basically put to death,” his brother Gary Nichols said.

Updated 2 days, 18 hours ago
China appears to wind down threatening wargames near Taiwan

Through its maneuvers, China has pushed closer to Taiwan’s borders and may be seeking to establish a new normal

Updated 3 days, 17 hours ago
Rescuers to move whale stranded in French river to saltwater

Experts think the whale is sick and in a race against time for survival

Updated 4 days, 13 hours ago
Mexico to send aquatic drone into shaft with trapped miners

The mine in Sabinas, Coahuila about 70 miles southwest of Eagle Pass, Texas, collapsed last Wednesday with 15 miners inside

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
China extends threatening military exercises around Taiwan

China claims Taiwan as its own territory and its leader, Xi Jinping, has focused on bringing the self-governing island democracy under the mainland's control...

Updated 1 week ago
Blinken: China military drills are 'significant escalation'

China on Friday announced unspecified sanctions on Pelosi for her visit

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
WNBA's Griner convicted at drug trial, sentenced to 9 years

As she was led out of court, Griner said: 'I love my family'

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Kenya's election rips open scars of inequality, corruption

In Kenya, candidates aren’t required to publicly account for campaign donations or spending

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Amnesty: Taliban crackdown on rights is 'suffocating' women

The report said rates of child, early and forced marriage in Afghanistan are surging under Taliban rule

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Pope in Canada honors grandparents after Indigenous apology

Emotions were still raw in Commonwealth Stadium and a smaller nearby venue as some 50,000 people gathered for Francis’ first big Mass in Canada

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Russia says it wants to end Ukraine's `unacceptable regime'

Lavrov argued that Russia was ready to negotiate a deal to end hostilities in March when Kyiv changed tack and declared its intention to rout Russia on the b...

Updated 3 weeks ago
'A beacon of hope': Ukraine, Russia sign grain export deal

Erdogan hoped it would be “a new turning point that will revive hopes for peace.”

Updated 3 weeks ago
SKorea to lift ban on NKorea TV, newspapers despite tensions

Relations between the two Koreas remain strained over North Korea’s torrid run of missile tests this year

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Rio police raid on favela kills at least 18, sparks anger

Many disagree with the government's strategy for tackling violence and organized crime, an approach that regularly sees deadly police operations