Wed, 17 Oct 2018 00:55:38 GMT
At least seven people died and nearly 80 were injured after a shuttle train linking the Moroccan capital to a town farther north on the Atlantic coast derailed Tuesday, authorities at the accident site said.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 23:42:16 GMT
Two American women and a Chilean man who were exploring waterfalls in a national park in Chile were found dead in a river estuary days after they went missing, authorities said.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 18:02:40 GMT
A Cuban dissident group said Tuesday the island's government has released Tomas Nunez Magdariaga, who had carried out a lengthy hunger strike to protest his imprisonment.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 17:54:05 GMT
An American pilot on board a Ukrainian Air Force fighter jet was killed when the aircraft crashed Tuesday in Ukraine, officials said.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 17:37:09 GMT
Ecuador reportedly ordered Wikileaks founder Julian Assange to steer clear of contentious political issues, clean his bathroom and watch his cat if he wanted his Internet back, a report stated.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 16:25:58 GMT
Iran has said it has beefed up the capability of its missiles, warning they can now hit "any ship" up to 400 miles away.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:21:56 GMT
The U.S. military says it has carried out its deadliest airstrike against the al-Shabab extremist group in Somalia in nearly a year, killing about 60 fighters.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 13:27:50 GMT
The U.S. embassy in Australia apologized after a “training error” distributed a fake meeting invitation that included as its main image a photo of a cat dressed in Cookie Monster pajamas.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 11:47:53 GMT
Investigators looking for clues on Jamal Khashoggi’s whereabouts searched for traces of “toxic materials” at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul where he was last seen two weeks ago, Turkish media reports say, as U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo landed in Saudi Arabia for talks over the matter.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 04:10:49 GMT
The naked man who jumped into a massive fish tank in downtown Toronto on Friday and performed the breaststroke just inches from deadly sharks is reportedly wanted in connection to an earlier violent assault in the city, the CBC reported, citing police.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:42:03 GMT
The family of missing activist Jamal Khashoggi said Monday they're "sadly and anxiously" following along with the news of the writer, who disappeared in Saudi Arabia on Oct. 2.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 22:47:01 GMT
Islamic State-linked extremists in Nigeria have killed the second of three abducted health workers, Nigeria’s government said late Monday — the death coming a month after the first health worker was killed by the Islamic State West Africa Province.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 22:24:33 GMT
A slithering python spooked bank staffers in China when, during a meeting, it suddenly fell from the ceiling.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 21:43:05 GMT
The Saudi government is considering whether to say that rogue intelligence operatives murdered activist and writer Jamal Khashoggi by mistake inside the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul earlier this month, multiple media outlets reported Monday.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 19:40:21 GMT
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 18:14:03 GMT
One of the only two people who has been tried and sentenced in connection to the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks is a free man again – and is heading back to his native Morocco.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 17:29:06 GMT
A deadly crash of a seaplane in Australia late last year that killed a British family of five may have been caused by someone accidentally knocking out the pilot, the part-owner of the company said Monday.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:11:31 GMT
Several Iranian reformist newspapers on Monday published a rare joint editorial criticizing U.S. sanctions against the country and asking "world journalists" to defend Iranian human rights.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:48:40 GMT
A man was taken into custody Monday after he held a woman hostage at a pharmacy inside one of Germany’s largest train stations, sparking an evacuation and a brief standoff, police said.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:33:21 GMT
Turkish and Saudi officials reportedly will comb through the insides of the Saudi consulate building in Istanbul Monday – where activist Jamal Khashoggi was last seen and feared to have been killed – as speculation continues to grow surrounding his whereabouts.