Archive for April, 2017

President Nicolas Maduro on Sunday welcomed an offer by Pope Francis for Vatican mediation in crisis-torn Venezuela but opposition leaders rebuffed the overture. “Dramatic news...

Congressional negotiators are close to a deal on a bill to fund the government through the end of September, a congressional source confirmed to CNN...

Now that the complete disaster that was Fyre Festival is over, it’s time for the very attractive people who promoted the event to apologize.  On...

Some papers report that social media firms may be forced to pay the cost of policing the internet, while others focus on the PM’s comments...

Women at a mass wedding receive wooden paddles with messages such as “for use against drunkards”. Read the whole story at BBC News

WBA and IBF world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua says he is “not perfect” and is looking at improving his weaknesses following his defeat of Wladimir...

They spotted the bag on the street. Read the whole story at Yahoo News

Reuters — A week before a decisive second round in France’s presidential election, many voters are skeptical that either of the two candidates can solve chronic...

AP — President Donald Trump said after North Korea’s latest failed rocket launch that communist leader Kim Jong-Un will eventually develop better missiles, and “we can’t...

Landlords who fail to meet new minimum standards would face fines of up to £100,000. Read the whole story at BBC News

Fox News – Scientists have extracted DNA from the skeletal remains of several 19th-century sailors who died during the ill-fated Franklin Expedition, whose goal was...

Sebastian Gorka, a controversial national security aide in the White House, is expected to leave his job, several administration officials confirm to CNN. Read the...

CNN — The US Marines are back in Afghanistan’s turbulent Helmand province for the first time since the NATO-led international coalition ended its combat operations...

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. (AP) — A shark attacked a woman wading in the ocean with friends, tearing away part of her upper thigh off a...

The protesters chant in English, then in Spanish, as they belt out their rallying cry. Read the whole story at CNN News

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he is mystified by his lack of pace after he finished fourth at the Russian Grand Prix. Read the whole...

Police decided to close the privately-run event on safety grounds following the two incidents. Read the whole story at BBC News