Friday, November 15, 2019

Trump scolds Romney over criticism about Trump’s China words

Most Republican leaders were silent or supportive of President Donald Trump's public call for another foreign government, China, to investigate his political foe, while...

Prince Harry sues 2 UK tabloids over alleged phone hacking

Prince Harry is suing two British tabloid newspapers over alleged phone hacking. British media reports Friday night said Harry took legal action against the Sun...

Man sentenced to 9 years in revenge stabbing of dog

A Missouri man has been sentenced to nine years in prison for fatally stabbing a dog 11 times in revenge, dumping its remains on...

Nancy Pelosi announces formal impeachment inquiry of Trump

US Democrats have opened a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump over claims that he sought political help from Ukraine. Announcing the move top...

Love lost? Judge won’t return R. Kelly bond money to woman who paid it

A judge in R. Kelly's Illinois sexual assault case has refused to give $100,000 in bail money back to a Kelly friend who paid...

Fires erupt near Amazon tourist town in Brazil

Fires have broken out near a Brazilian town popular among tourists for its beaches on an Amazon river tributary. Officials in Brazil's Para state say...

White House says bin Laden son killed in US operation

The White House announced Saturday that Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaida leader who had become an increasingly prominent figure in...

Amber Rudd quits cabinet and British Conservative party

Amber Rudd has quit the cabinet and Conservative Party saying she cannot "stand by" while "loyal moderate Conservatives are expelled". The work and pensions secretary...

Indian woman, 73, gives birth to twin girls

A 73-year-old woman in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh has given birth to twin girls. Doctors delivered the twins, who were born following...

Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe’s strongman ex-president, dies aged 95

Robert Mugabe, the Zimbabwean independence icon turned authoritarian leader, has died aged 95. Mugabe had been receiving treatment in a hospital in Singapore since April....