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Parents say college student killing may have been hate crime

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:20
SANTA ANA, Calif. -— The parents of a 19-year-old University of Pennsylvania student killed and buried in a California p

Japan city uses emergency system to recall blowfish packages

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 04:24
TOKYO -- A city in central Japan used its emergency loudspeaker system in an attempt to recall four packages of blowfish

Glowing red lava causes more to flee from Philippine volcano

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 04:22
MANILA, Philippines -- Glowing-red lava spurted in a fountain and flowed down the Philippines' most active volcano on Tu

Spain expected to replace US as second top tourism destination: UNWTO

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 04:29
Spain is expected to replace the United States as the world's second tourism destination while France has retained the t

Missile-alert mistake feeds doubts about a real emergency

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 04:14
When Jonathan Scheuer got an alert on his phone of a ballistic missile headed for Hawaii, he and his family didn’t know

Hawaii 'missile alert' sparks anger, demands for answers

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 04:44
Authorities faced anger and demands for answers Sunday after a false alarm about an incoming ballistic missile caused pa

Hawaii officials mistakenly warn of inbound missile

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 16:27
HONOLULU — A false alarm that warned of a ballistic missile headed for Hawaii sent the islands into a panic Saturday, wi

[Graphic News] Ultra Violet is 2018 color of the year

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 01:00
 Pantone Color Institute has chosen a vibrant purple shade named Ultra Violet as its color of the year for 2018.  Ultra

UK trade deficit worsens, sparking new Brexit concern

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 04:39
 LONDON (AFP) - Britain's trade deficit has risen to a five-month high, official data showed Wednesday, sparking concern

Woman bit penis of rapist: police

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 04:35
JOHANNESBURG (AFP) - A woman in South Africa bit the penis of a man who raped her in front of her five-year-old child, p

Turkey reopens iconic 'Iron Church' after revamp

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 02:56
The leaders of Turkey and Bulgaria on Sunday reopened the Bulgarian St Stephen's Church in Istanbul after seven years of

Iranian tanker ablaze after collision off China; 32 missing

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 02:52
An Iranian oil tanker collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China's eastern coast, leaving its entire crew

Merkel 'optimistic' in new bid to end political impasse

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 02:50
Chancellor Angela Merkel voiced optimism as she opened talks Sunday with Germany's second biggest party on renewing thei

[Graphic News] India the top remittance receiving country in world

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 01:20
 Indians working abroad sent home $68 billion in 2015, making India the top remittance receiving country, surpassing Chi

Australia to ease barriers on medical marijuana export

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 00:03
Australia has declared that it aims to become the world’s largest supplier of marijuana for medical use, which is predic

'World's most expensive vodka' bottle stolen from Copenhagen bar

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 04:10
STOCKHOLM (AFP) -- Danish police are investigating the theft of what is claimed to be "the world's most expensive" bottl

16 missing in Peru bridge collapse

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 00:33
In Peru, where 48 people died in a bus crash Tuesday, 16 people have gone missing from a bridge collapse in the village

Couple arrested in cook’s death at fried chicken restaurant

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 16:47
MANCHESTER, Conn. -— A restaurant manager and his girlfriend have been charged in the fatal shooting of a cook inside a

Sydney extravaganza to kick off global 2018 parties

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 20:56
SYDNEY -- Australia's largest city Sydney will welcome 2018 with a rainbow-themed fireworks spectacular marking new same

Top 10 world news stories

Thu, 12/28/2017 - 23:11