Niger: French tourists among eight killed by gunmen

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Despite the dangers, tourists head to Koure to see the only giraffes left in West Africa Gunmen in Niger have attacked a party of wildlife tourists, …

Pakistan FM Qureshi faces criticism at home for slamming Saudi Arabia over Kashmir

File photo of Pakistan FM Shah Mehmood Qureshi ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi’s remarks against Saudi Arabia after Riyadh refused to interfere on Kashmir issue, has invited criticism at …

Coronavirus updates: US surpasses 5 million confirmed cases; Pelosi calls Trump executive order, other measures ‘constitutional slop’ – USA TODAY

President Donald Trump’s decision to unilaterally act on the pandemic-driven recession by with executive orders drew scalding criticism from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday as the U.S. reached another historic milestone by surpassing 5 …

Niger: French tourists among eight killed by gunmen

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Despite the dangers, tourists head to Koure to see the only giraffes left in West Africa Gunmen in Niger have attacked a party of wildlife tourists, …

Pakistan FM Qureshi faces criticism at home for slamming Saudi Arabia over Kashmir

File photo of Pakistan FM Shah Mehmood Qureshi ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi’s remarks against Saudi Arabia after Riyadh refused to interfere on Kashmir issue, has invited criticism at …

Coronavirus updates: US surpasses 5 million confirmed cases; Pelosi calls Trump executive order, other measures ‘constitutional slop’ – USA TODAY

President Donald Trump’s decision to unilaterally act on the pandemic-driven recession by with executive orders drew scalding criticism from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday as the U.S. reached another historic milestone by surpassing 5 …

Lebanon priests recount horror as blast rocked church

A Lebanese woman prays during Sunday Mass at Saint Maron-Baouchrieh Church that was damaged by last Tuesday’s explosion that hit the Beirut seaport, in Baouchrieh neighborhood in Beirut, Lebanon, Sunday, Aug. …

Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits NC this morning, most powerful quake in over 100 years – WRAL.com

By WRAL Weather Team Sparta, N.C. — The most powerful earthquake to hit North Carolina in more than 100 years shook the state this morning. The 5.1 magnitude quake rattled homes, …

How Kristi Noem, Mount Rushmore and Trump Fueled Speculation About Pence's Job

Corey Lewandowski, the political operative who was President Donald Trump’s first 2016 campaign manager, at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland on Nov. 4, 2019. (Doug Mills/The New York Times) WASHINGTON — …

Democrats assail Trump actions on payroll tax and jobless aid as unworkable, call for further talks – The Washington Post

Another measure, which aims to defer payroll taxes from September through December, would require participation from millions of employers, something Democrats said probably wouldn’t happen. Democrats pounced on the confusion and …

U.S. tops 5 million coronavirus cases as outbreak threatens America’s Midwest – CNBC

Medics transfer a patient on a stretcher from an ambulance outside of Emergency at Coral Gables Hospital where Coronavirus patients are treated in Coral Gables near Miami, on July 30, 2020. …

Mauritius oil spill: Locals scramble to contain environmental damage

Volunteers in Mauritius are scrambling to create cordons to keep leaking oil from a tanker away from the island. The MV Wakashio, believed be carrying 4,000 tonnes of oil, ran aground …