Category: World News

The Latest: Cardinal calls McCarrick punishment 'important' 0

The Latest: Cardinal calls McCarrick punishment 'important'

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on the defrocking of former U.S. cardinal Theodore McCarrick (all times local): 12:20 a.m. The archbishop of Boston says the Vatican’s decision to defrock former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick...

Israeli director Nadav Lapid’s ‘Synonyms’ wins Berlin Film Festival’s Golden Bear 0

Israeli director Nadav Lapid’s ‘Synonyms’ wins Berlin Film Festival’s Golden Bear

ADVERTISING Read more The film, about Yaav (Tom Mercier) and his struggle to reinvent himself as French, surgically excising everything about himself that is Israeli, was based on Lapid’s own experiences of moving abroad...

Man in prison confesses to 90 murders ranging from Los Angeles to Florida, even provides drawings of victims 0

Man in prison confesses to 90 murders ranging from Los Angeles to Florida, even provides drawings of victims

A 78-year-old man in a Texas prison for murder has confessed to 90 killings all over the country and even provided authorities with portraits of some of his victims, according to the FBI.

Several rescued days after Zimbabwe gold mining accident 0

Several rescued days after Zimbabwe gold mining accident

ADVERTISING Read more The accident involving about 70 miners in Battlefields, 175 km (109 miles) west of the capital, happened on Tuesday night and has shone a light on the risks run by illegal...

Email Address Given to Ocasio-Cortez Beau Sparks Heated Exchange 0

Email Address Given to Ocasio-Cortez Beau Sparks Heated Exchange

(Bloomberg) — We made it through Valentines Day — but barely — before critics of Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to her boyfriend after finding out he’d been granted a “house.gov” email address. On Friday...

Fifteen Egyptian troops killed or wounded in North Sinai 0

Fifteen Egyptian troops killed or wounded in North Sinai

ADVERTISING Read more The breakdown of military casualties was not immediately clear. However, two security sources told Reuters that some of the injuries were serious. The Islamic State later claimed responsibility for the attack...

The Latest: Extremist attack in Nigeria kills 4 civilians 0

The Latest: Extremist attack in Nigeria kills 4 civilians

YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — The Latest on Nigeria’s postponed presidential election (all times local): 6 p.m. Nigeria’s military says four civilians are dead in an extremist attack in the northeast that targeted a mosque...

India mourns dead soldiers amid calls for revenge 0

India mourns dead soldiers amid calls for revenge

Thousands of mourners across India attended funerals on Saturday for some of the 41 soldiers killed in a suicide bombing in Indian-administered Kashmir as a round-the-clock curfew remained in force in part of the...

Archaeologists discover Incan tomb in Peru 0

Archaeologists discover Incan tomb in Peru

Lima (AFP) – Peruvian archaeologists discovered an Incan tomb in the north of the country where an elite member of the pre-Columbian empire was buried, one of the investigators announced Friday. The discovery was...

Nigerian presidential candidates urge for calm after election is postponed 0

Nigerian presidential candidates urge for calm after election is postponed

ADVERTISING Read more Buhari urged Nigerians to remain calm and to refrain from civil disorder. He was “deeply disappointed” by the delay, he said in a statement. The one-week delay was needed to hold...