Mon | Jun 18, 2018

World News

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Shortly after he turned 2, Yadriel Hernandez started struggling to breathe. His doctor prescribed an inhaler and an allergy pill for asthma, and his symptoms were mostly under control. Then Hurricane Maria...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — There are over 1 billion firearms in the world today, including 857 million in civilian hands — with American men and women the dominant owners, according to a study released Monday. The Small Arms Survey says 393...

WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump says she “hates” to see families separated at the US- Mexico border and hopes “both sides of the aisle” can reform the nation’s immigration laws, according to a...

CAIRO (AP):Egypt announced yesterday steep increases in fuel and cooking gas prices as part of the country's economic reforms and austerity measures designed to overhaul the ailing economy.The new prices, up to 50 per cent increases in some cases,...

MOSCOW (AP):Eight people, including two from Mexico, were injured yesterday when a taxi crashed into pedestrians on a sidewalk near Red Square in Moscow.Russian police said the driver in the crash has been detained. Preliminary information indicated...

DERBY, England (AP) — A signed pair of running shoes worn by eight-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt has been stolen from an address in Linton, Derbyshire. The white, blue and red spikes were used by the Jamaican great in a 100 meters...

SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says domestic and gang violence will generally not be considered grounds for asylum. Sessions ruled Monday in a Board of Immigration Appeals case involving a woman from El Salvador...

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis began purging Chile’s Catholic hierarchy on Monday over an avalanche of sex abuse and cover-up cases, starting with accepting the resignations of the bishop at the centre of the scandal and two others....

The Barbados government Monday said it is prepared to implement “tough decisions” to revitalise an ailing economy as it announced a series of new tax measures as part new fiscal policies. Prime Minister Mia Mottley, whose Barbados...

WASHINGTON (AP) — States can target people who haven’t cast ballots in a while in efforts to purge their voting rolls, the Supreme Court ruled Monday in a case that has drawn wide attention amid stark partisan divisions and the approach...
Subscribe to World News