Google's parent company Alphabet and scientists in the US have teamed up to release 20 million machine-raised mosquitoes to shrink the numbers of the ones carrying diseases.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 5:57 pm
Anthony Scaramucci also praised former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney in 2011 for staying out of the "Trump spectacle" and called former House speaker Newt Gingrich, a Trump ally, an "odd guy"...
Posted: July 23, 2017, 5:09 pm
A Muslim woman's hijab was pulled off allegedly by a man in a vicious assault in London, amid a spike in hate crime incidents following a series of terror attacks by terrorists in the UK.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 4:56 pm
The Westerners lined up on Sunday before giant statues of North Korea's founder Kim Il-Sung and his son and successor Kim Jong-Il and, on command from their guide, bowed deeply.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 4:34 pm
China has been expanding facilities in the islands under its control encouraging population settlements in the area, where Beijing also built artificial islands some with facilities for garrison as...
Posted: July 23, 2017, 4:30 pm
Eight people were found dead Sunday in a truck in a parking lot in San Antonio, Texas, in an apparent people trafficking case, authorities said.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 3:15 pm
A subway metro station in southwest China is being extended to more than 94 metres underground, equivalent of 31 stories down, which will make it the country's deepest station.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 3:08 pm
Two months after terrorists launched an assault on one of the biggest southern cities in the Philippines, the fighting is dragging on, and President Rodrigo Duterte says he is prepared to wait for a...
Posted: July 23, 2017, 2:31 pm
Prolonging the crisis in the Gulf sparked by the isolation of Qatar is not in the interest of anyone, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday as he embarked on a key visit to the region.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 1:59 pm
The European Union sounded an alarm on Saturday about moves in the US Congress to step up US sanctions on Russia, urging Washington to keep coordinating with its G7 partners and warning of unintended...
Posted: July 23, 2017, 1:49 pm
Naked, covered in white clay mud, and with his penis wrapped in leaves, Abongile Maqegu, 20, sits in a hut in South Africa recovering from his circumcision -- a traditional ritual that can prove...
Posted: July 23, 2017, 12:49 pm
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo has ordered the police to shoot drug traffickers who resist arrest in the latest effort to eradicate drug use in the country.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 12:44 pm
Donald Trump's new communications chief Anthony Scaramucci has deleted tweets in which he shared views contrary to the US president's own, saying they were a distraction.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 12:31 pm
"Batman is the coolest part in any universe, D.C., Marvel, it's incredible. I'm so thrilled to do it," said Ben Affleck
Posted: July 23, 2017, 12:19 pm
One of Australia's most senior ministers today reignited debate on whether same-sex marriage should be legalised, proposing a national postal vote on the issue.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 11:58 am
Seven months after Libyan forces defeated ISIS in the coastal city of Sirte, hundreds of bodies of foreign terrorists still lie stored in freezers as authorities negotiate with other governments to...
Posted: July 23, 2017, 11:37 am
Britain's Prince William and his brother Harry recall memories from their childhood 20 years after the sudden death of their mother, Princess Diana, in a new television documentary to be broadcast...
Posted: July 23, 2017, 11:35 am
Russia's ambassador to Washington Sergei Kislyak, a key figure in ongoing US investigations into Moscow's meddling in the 2016 presidential election, ended his tenure on Saturday.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 11:17 am
The United Nations Security Council will meet on Monday to discuss the bloodiest spate of Israeli-Palestinian violence for years, diplomats said on Saturday.
Posted: July 23, 2017, 11:15 am
US Republicans and Democrats have reached agreement on legislation that allows new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea, leading congressional Democrats said on Saturday, in a bill that...
Posted: July 23, 2017, 11:13 am