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Conor McGregor said he was in the wrong after a video emerged showing the mixed martial arts fighter striking a man in a pub in Ireland
A study looks at the toll of cancer on children around the world. Co-author Dr. Lisa Force of St. Jude hospital says: "An important prognostic indicator for survival is where that child is living."
His remarks come after a U.S. Defense Department test of a modified Navy Tomahawk cruise missile, and the demise of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty between Washington and Moscow.
Prosecutors in France said on Aug. 23 that they've opened an investigation into Jeffrey Epstein's alleged sexual abuse ...
The town of Ilulissat on Greenland's west coast. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images) ( – All Denmark needed to do was say it was not interested in the U.S. idea of buying Greenland, President Trump told reporters on Wednesday.
President Trump promised to respond after China said it will slap tariffs on $75 billion autos and other U.S. goods. And he "ordered" U.S. firms to stop doing business with China. Stocks fell sharply.
In a tweet, the French president called the 2,500 active fires in the Amazon an "international crisis" and urged fellow G-7 members to "discuss this emergency first order" at their upcoming summit.
Putin Orders Russia Military to Respond After US Tests Cruise Missile
The announcement by Google, which owns YouTube, comes days after Facebook and Twitter suspended accounts for an alleged campaign to manipulate public opinion about Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests.
The ads by Li Ka-shing, a billionaire known as Hong Kong's richest man, seem to express bland sentiment. But at least one scholar says they secretly sound a note of support for the protest movement.
Taiwan braced for Typhoon Bailu on Friday, prompting cancellations of domestic flights amid warnings of floods and high seas on the island.
A 93-year-old British woman died Wednesday, Aug. 21, from Takotsubo Syndrome—broken heart syndrome—just months after three men broke into her home and stole her valuables. According to a post of Northamptonshire Police on Facebook, Betty Munroe’s home in Boothville, Northampton, was broken into on June 11 at around 11pm. Three men gained access to her […]
The developer of an apartment block neighbouring the beleaguered Mascot Towers in Sydney has hit back at fresh ...
SEOUL—South Korea said Aug. 22 it will terminate an intelligence-sharing deal with Japan that focused on classified information ...
A South Korean security official says the pact "does not serve our national interest." Japan's foreign minister says Seoul's decision "completely misreads the security situation."
There are no lights in sight but the night sky glows a dusky yellow, for the Amazon is burning.
A badge of a French gendarme security detail is seen ahead of this year’s G7 summit in Biarritz this weekend. (Photo by Iroz Gaizka/AFP/Getty Images)
U.S. Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan was in Panama City on Thursday, Aug. 22, to meet with security officials and ministers from Central America and Colombia. He tweeted his arrival for the Ninth Northern Triangle Ministerial and his readiness to engage with his colleagues for solutions facing the region. Yesterday, I landed in Panama […]
Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Canberra would commit a frigate, patrol plane and specialist defense force personnel to the security flotilla escorting commercial shipping from Iranian attacks.