The US needs to borrow almost $300 billion this week

The United States plans to sell about $294 billion of debt, according to the Treasury Department. That's the highest for a week since the...

Siberian Shopping Centre Fire Kills a total of 64 Persons

The number of people who died when fire ripped through a shopping center in the Siberian city of Kemerovo has risen to 64, many...

Catalonia ex-leader Carles Puigdemont detained

Catalonia's ex-leader Carles Puigdemont has been detained by German police acting on a European arrest warrant. MrPuigdemont, who is wanted in Spain for sedition and...

Armed police have shot a suspect who took hostages at a supermarket in the...

The gunman, who is reported to have killed three people, is now dead, said government sources. Reports say the gunman, believed to be Moroccan, pledged...

President Donald Trump is replacing US National Security Adviser HR McMaster with Bush-era defense hawk...

Mr Trump tweeted to thank Gen McMaster, saying he had done an "outstanding job & will always remain my friend". Mr Bolton, who has backed...

Trump furious over leak of warning to not congratulate Putin.

President Donald Trump was infuriated after it quickly leaked that he had been directly instructed by his national security advisers in briefing materials not...

Minneapolis Officer Mohamed Noor Chagred with Murder of Australian Woman

US prosecutors have laid a murder charge against a policeman who shot and killed an unarmed Australian woman. Officer Mohamed Noor, 32, turned himself in...

Facebook & Cambridge Analytica have been implicated in a massive data breach.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been called on by a parliamentary committee to give evidence about the use of personal data by Cambridge Analytica. The...

The UK and EU agree terms for Brexit transition period

The UK and EU have agreed on a "large part" of the agreement that will lead to the "orderly withdrawal" of the UK. Brexit negotiators...

Sweden pledges to support historic US-North Korea dialogue

Sweden's top diplomat said Friday that her country stands ready to assist the United States and North Korea in moving forward a historic dialogue...

South Africa Former President Jacob Zuma Faces 16 Charges of Corruption

South Africa's former President, Jacob Zuma, is to face prosecution for 16 charges of corruption, Chief Prosecutor Shaun Abrahams has confirmed. Mr Abrahams said he...

Florida University Bridge Collapse Leaving Six Dead and Nine Injured

At least six people have been killed and nine others hurt after a footbridge collapsed near Florida International University in Miami. Police announced the deaths...