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Philippines’ Duterte Won’t Stop Talking About Quitting

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte keeps saying that he’s tired and ready to quit. What’s holding him back? He’s not satisfied with his successor. “Guys, I want you to know that I am thinking of stepping down...

US Elections: Winners and losers from Tuesday’s primaries: Trump a big winner again

Primaries in four states Tuesday — Minnesota, Connecticut, Wisconsin and Vermont — set up competitive governor’s, Senate and House races across the country this November. But even before then, these primaries identified some clear...

Brace for extra-warm weather through 2022, study says

Manmade global warming and a natural surge in Earth's surface temperature will join forces to make the next five years exceptionally hot, according to a study published Tuesday. The double whammy of climate change and...

Closing arguments in Manafort case on Wednesday

Closing arguments are scheduled for Wednesday in the U.S. government's case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who is on trial on financial fraud charges. The trial, in Alexandria, Virginia, is the first to...

3 hurt, man arrested in suspected UK terror attack

A man has been arrested on suspicion of terror offenses after three people were injured when a car crashed into security barriers outside Parliament. The silver Ford Fiesta hit cyclists and pedestrians at 7.37 a.m....

Death toll rises to 22 in Italy bridge collapse, official says

Nearly two dozen people -- including a child -- were killed when a raised highway in Genoa crumbled during a sudden and violent storm, sending several vehicles plunging to the ground where rescuers desperately...

Al Gore Says President Trump Not Yet as Damaging to Environment as He Feared

“The Trump administration has made dangerous environmental policy changes, but the damage has been less than expected, Al Gore said” The Trump administration has made some dangerous changes to environmental policy, but the damage so...

Did Omarosa break the law by secretly taping in the WH Situation Room?

After former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman revealed Sunday that she'd covertly taped her December 2017 firing by Chief of Staff John Kelly in the Situation Room, two questions came to mind: First, just how did she...

Turkey’s currency crisis rages on as lira sinks again

Turkey's currency dropped again Monday as the country wrestled with a crisis that has rattled markets around the world. The Turkish lira plunged as much as 11% against the dollar, hitting a record low, before...

Aretha Franklin reportedly ‘gravely ill’

Aretha Franklin is “gravely ill”, according to sources close to her family. An anonymous source speaking to the Associated Press said she was “seriously ill”, while another reporter, Evrod Cassimy of the Local 4 news...
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