April 24, 2019

Rod Stewart pays tribute to first Briton to lift European Cup

Billy McNeill, the first Briton to lift the European Cup when Celtic won the competition with a team of homegrown players in 1967, has died at the age of 79.
April 24, 2019

Duterte threatens ‘war’ against Canada over trash shipped to Philippines

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to "go to war" with Canada if the country doesn't take back tons of trash a Canada-based company had shipped to Manila several years ago.
April 23, 2019

More than 50 jade mine workers trapped by ‘mud lake’

More than 50 people are missing and feared dead after a mudslide buried workers at a jade mine in Myanmar's Kachin State, according to reports.
April 23, 2019

Kim Jong Un leaves for summit with Putin, North Korea says

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is headed to Russia for his summit with Vladimir Putin, the North Korean state news agency KCNA said Wednesday.
April 23, 2019

ISIS suspect gave advance warning of Sri Lanka bombings, source says

Early warnings from India's intelligence services to Sri Lankan officials ahead of the Easter Sunday bombings were based on information gleaned from an ISIS suspect, CNN has learned.
April 23, 2019

A visit from Trump is the last thing the UK needs right now

Things haven't been going terribly well in the UK of late.
April 23, 2019

Death toll rises in major Philippines quake

At least 16 people have died after the Philippines was rattled by two major earthquakes, authorities in the country said on Tuesday.
April 23, 2019

Saudi Arabia executes 37 people, crucifying one, for “terrorism”

Saudi Arabia has executed 37 men convicted of terror-related crimes, the kingdom's official news agency said Tuesday.
April 23, 2019

‘Lighter-than-air’ aircraft has first test flight

An innovative aircraft that turns into a "lighter-than-air" balloon to propel itself forward has been flown for the first time.
April 23, 2019

World’s first malaria vaccine to go to 360,000 African children

Some 360,000 children a year in three African countries will receive the world's first malaria vaccine as part of a large-scale pilot project, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday.