World pledges aid for Lebanon, to be delivered 'directly' to population

French President Emmanuel Macron hosted the virtual aid conference from his summer residence on the Mediterranean More World leaders on Sunday pledged “timely, sufficient” emergency aid for disaster-struck Lebanon which they …

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, …

Biden leads Trump in battlegrounds of Pennsylvania, Wisconsin: poll | TheHill – The Hill

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden says Trump executive order is ‘a reckless war on Social Security’ Trump got into testy exchange with top GOP donor Adelson: report Blumenthal calls …

Ex-Malaysian PM Mahathir faces Twitterati flak for raising Kashmir

KUALA LUMPUR: Twitterati from across the world has lashed out against the former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad for raising the Kashmir issue in one of his tweets on the first …

5.1 magnitude earthquake reported in Sparta, could be felt across parts of central North Carolina – WTVD-TV

SPARTA, N.C. (WTVD) — A 5.1 magnitude earthquake centered near Sparta, North Carolina could be felt across parts of the state Sunday morning. See breaking news? Tell us about it here. …

Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits NC, tremors felt across state – WRAL.com

By WRAL Weather Team Sparta, N.C. — A magnitude 5.1 earthquake was reported in Sparta, North Carolina, and felt across the Triangle at around 8 a.m. According to the National Weather …

Israeli Air Force declares operating capability for second F-35I squadron

The Israeli Air Force declared Full Operating Capability for the second “Adir” F-35I squadron, called the Lions of the South. Thursday, the 116th “Lions of the South” Squadron’ marked another milestone …

6 Gulf Arab countries back extending UN arms embargo on Iran

FILE – In this Dec. 5, 2017 file photo, a man looks at his mobile phone in front of the flag of the Gulf Cooperation Council, GCC, in Kuwait City. The …

Greece floods: At least five killed after Evia island storms

Image copyright EPAImage caption Dozens were evacuated from affected areas At least five people have been killed in flooding caused by thunderstorms and torrential rains on the Greek island of Evia. …

5.1-magnitude quake hits North Carolina; no damage reported

SPARTA, N.C. (AP) — Officials say an earthquake – the strongest in more than 100 years – shook much of North Carolina early Sunday, rattling homes, buildings and residents. The National …

Chad inquiry finds 44 prisoners died in hot, overcrowded cell

The 44 men were taken into custody around Lake Chad A group of 44 prisoners died in one night in a prison in Chad because they were all kept in the …

No parties, no trips: Colleges set COVID-19 rules for fall

As they struggle to salvage some semblance of a campus experience this fall, U.S. colleges are requiring promises from students to help contain the coronavirus — no keg parties, no long …