Two Dead as Venice Declares ‘State of Emergency’ Due to ‘Apocalyptic’ Floods; Saint Mark’s Basilica...

VENICE has declared a state of emergency after a 1.8-metre flood caused hundreds of millions of pounds worth of damage to the tourist hot...

The Great Tragic Flood of Venice

The worst flooding in Venice in more than 50 years prompted calls Wednesday to better protect the historic city from rising sea levels as...

Wow: European Court Rules That Food Made in Israeli West Bank Settlements Must Carry...

Retailers must mark food made in Israeli settlements with special labels, the European Union’s highest court has ruled, in a decision that could affect...

Barrage of Rockets Strikes Israel From the Gaza Strip

After an evening of relative quiet, several red alerts were heard across Israel on Wednesday. The first siren sounded before 6:00 a.m. and the second...

Hong Kong is on ‘Brink of a Total Breakdown’ as Confrontations Between Protesters and...

Hong Kong protesters called for disruption to the city’s busy commuter trains Wednesday, as clashes continued late into Tuesday evening. Police said “rioters threw...

Poland Asks Netflix to Make Changes to Documentary About Nazi Death Camp Guard, ‘The...

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has pressed Netflix, the U.S. streaming and production company, to make changes to a documentary that includes a map...

Hong Kong Protesters Battle Police from Morning to Night as Anti-Government Movement Takes Violent...

Protesters in Hong Kong battled police on multiple fronts Tuesday, from major disruptions during the morning rush hour to a late-night standoff at a...

There’s a Devil Loose: the Incest Murders – Brother and Sister Had Six Children...

An evil mother and her half-brother have been jailed for life for murdering their two sons and trying to kill four other children they...

U.S. State Department Slams Iran for Blocking Nuclear Inspector From Accessing Contested Sites

Says Iran committed 'outrageous and unwarranted act of intimidation' U.S. State Department officials described Iran's blocking of an international nuclear inspector from accessing key nuclear...

British Conservatives Say Labour Party Would Spend $1.5 Trillion if They Won Power

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party said the opposition Labour Party would spend an extra 1.2 trillion pounds ($1.5 trillion) over the next five...

Fund Managers Wax Optimistic as Recession Fears Wane

The outlook for the U.S. economy has brightened in recent weeks thanks to signs of progress on U.S.-China trade deal, giving big asset managers...

Germany Marks 30th Anniversary of the Berlin Wall’s Fall

Germany celebrated on Saturday the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall that divided East and West Germany, with President Frank-Walter Steinmeier...

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas on 24th Weekend of Unrest

Hong Kong police fired tear gas to break up pro-democracy protesters in the western district of Tsuen Wan on Sunday as violence broke out...

Australia Prepares for ‘Catastrophic’ Conditions as They Battle Bushfires

Australian firefighters raced on Sunday to contain widespread bushfires that have left three people dead, and warned of “catastrophic” fire conditions ahead, including around...

Voting Starts in Spain’s Repeat Election Parliamentary Election, Fragmented Result Expected

A bitterly divided Spain headed to the polls on Sunday for its second parliamentary election in just over six months, likely to deliver an...

Saudi Oil Giant Aramco to Sell Some Shares

Saudi state oil giant Aramco will sell 0.5% of its shares to individual retail investors and the government will have a lockup period of...

India Detains Dozens Over Social Media Posts and Celebrations After Supreme Court Ruling

LUCKNOW/AYODHYA, India, India (Reuters) - Dozens of people in India have been detained on suspicion of publishing inflammatory social media posts and setting off...

Brazil’s Newly Freed Former Leader Lula Attacks President Bolsonaro

Brazil’s former leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Saturday attacked right-wing President c for impoverishing working Brazilians and vowed to unite the left...

13-Year-Old Boy Walked for 6 Hours to Get Help After Seeing his Mom &...

After witnessing his family be brutally murdered in an ambush in Mexico, one 13-year-old boy trekked through the dangerous countryside for six hours to get...

Congolese ‘Terminator’ Warlord to Appeal 30-Year Sentence

Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda's lawyers said Friday they will appeal a 30-year jail term handed down by the International Criminal Court, adding that the...