Civilians flee Mosul fighting as Iraqi forces battle IS groupSeveral hundred civilians fled through the desert on Tuesday to escape fighting against jihadists in the Mosul area, reaching an Iraqi position south of the embattled city.
France opens murder probe after family mysteriously vanishesFrench investigators have opened a murder probe after bloodstains were found at the home of a family of four whose mysterious disappearance has stumped the nation.
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MALAYSIA - NORTH KOREA
Two women to be charged with murder of Kim Jong-NamTwo women arrested for the nerve agent assassination of Kim Jong-Nam are to be charged with his murder, Malaysia said Tuesday, as North Korea sent a senior diplomat to seek the…
‘Oui on peut!’ French voters want Obama to run for presidentPosters of Barack Obama have popped up around Paris in what started as a joke by four friends calling for the former US president to run for the Élysée Palace
US veteran appears in court over Indian engineer’s murderA white U.S. Navy veteran charged with murdering an Indian software engineer at a Kansas bar gazed at a camera from jail and gave curt answers to a judge by video during his…
Samsung heir indicted on bribery, embezzlement chargesThe heir to the Samsung empire and four other top executives from the world's biggest smartphone maker were indicted Tuesday on multiple charges including bribery and…
‘Jihadists’ attack police posts in northern Burkina FasoTwo police posts in Burkina Faso were attacked by jihadists on Monday night, officials said, just months after 12 soldiers were killed by militants in a raid near the Mali border.
SpaceX plans to send two tourists around moon in 2018SpaceX said Monday two private citizens have paid money to be sent around the Moon in what would mark the farthest humans have ever traveled to deep space.
Trump proposes $54 billion hike in military spendingUS President Donald Trump's first budget proposal includes a substantial $54 billion dollar increase in defence spending, with corresponding cuts in foreign assistance and other…
French farmers voice growing sense of powerlessnessFrench farmers criticised politicians for failing to do enough to resolve the country’s ongoing milk crisis at the opening of the 2017 International Agriculture Fair this weekend…
US Jewish centres hit by wave of bomb threatsJewish centers and schools across the nation coped with another wave of bomb threats Monday as officials in Philadelphia began raising money to repair and restore hundreds of…
ISRAEL - GERMANY
Israel opens criminal probe into submarine affairIsrael's state attorney has ordered the opening of a criminal investigation into an arms deal with a German company involving members of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's…
Fillon, Le Pen cry 'witch-hunt' over corruption probes (part 1)When the French head to the polls to pick a president this spring, there could be two candidates under formal investigation. But, as we’ve seen in the United States, facing legal…