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South Australia is investing $15 million in a new computer system to better track potential terrorists and other offenders.
News Analysis Rowdy groups waving the red flag of communist China and yelling obscenities has become a common ...
It’s been 30 years since the world watched in awe and tears as thousands helped bring down the Berlin Wall with hammers and axes.
Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) said that the United States may have to take unilateral action against Mexican drug ...
Fair Work Commission hearing in Melbourne awards a Australian man almost US$7,000 after he is sacked from his family's business
Nguyen Ngoc Anh was sentenced in June to six years in prison for posting online material criticizing Vietnam's government.
Russian President Vladimir Putin stated Wednesday that Russia's new weapons have no equivalents, but claimed he won't use ...
Cutting red tape falls under the broader category of structural reform.
Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador told reporters on Nov. 6 that "war is not an option" and that ...
THE EXTREME CLIMATE CIRCUMSTANCES SKILLED YESTERDAY HAVE BROUGHT ON THE IRON SCOW, WHICH HAS REMAINED LODGED WITHIN THE HIGHLY EFFECTIVE HIGHER RAPIDS ABOVE THE FALLS FOR OVER A CENTURY, TO SHIFT CONSIDERABLY FROM ITS PLACE, moving closer to the edge of Niagara Falls
TORONTO—A fatal boat crash on an Ontario lake this summer has prompted a wrongful death lawsuit against celebrity businessman Kevin O’Leary and ...
Survey by South Korean university asks 116 refugees to state reasons for Pyongyang’s economic problems.
Turkey has captured a wife of the slain leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday. Erdogan made the announcement while delivering a speech in the capital of Ankara but gave no other details. He did not say when or how the woman was captured or identify […]
A lone attacker on Wednesday stabbed eight people, including four foreign tourists and their tour guide, at a popular archaeological site in northern Jordan, security officials said. The incident in Jerash, one of the country’s most visited destinations, threatened to cast a shadow over the vital tourism industry. The wounded included three Mexican tourists and […]
In Alberta, the answer is just about everyone, as the winds of political discontent blow more fiercely than they have in decades.
OTTAWA—An influential American lawmaker is in Ottawa on Nov. 6 for meetings with the Trudeau Liberals on the push to ...
The wife of late ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was captured, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Nov. 6.
It has become a popular view within many of society’s vital institutions that free speech is more a danger than a virtue.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has compared his main rival to Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin as he prepares to officially launch the governing Conservative Party’s campaign for the Dec. 12 election. Johnson, writing in the Daily Telegraph, says Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party would “raise taxes so wantonly” that it would destroy Britain’s prosperity. He says […]
Gunmen in insurgency-wracked southern Thailand killed 15 village defense volunteers and wounded five security personnel in what is believed to be the deadliest attack on government forces since the separatist rebellion began 15 years ago. Blood-stained clothing found at the scene suggested that some of the attackers on two checkpoints in Yala province late Tuesday […]