Category: World

Pelosi to instruct U.S. House to draft articles of impeachment against Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, citing Donald Trump’s “failure to faithfully execute the law,” said Thursday she will ask the chair of the judiciary...

Huawei brings legal challenge against FCC over rural carriers

China’s Huawei has mounted a legal challenge against the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) after the body designated the technology giant as a security...

France comes to a standstill as mass strike over pensions begins

French trains rolled to a halt Wednesday evening, kicking off massive nationwide strikes and protests against President Emmanuel Macron’s plans to overhaul the...

Did Princess Anne really snub Donald Trump? Apparently not, but she sure got people talking

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wasn’t the only one who set off fevered speculation after video emerged from a NATO reception at Buckingham Palace. Princess Anne —...

Placido Domingo’s accusers slam claims he never acted badly to women

Two opera singers who accused Placido Domingo of sexual misconduct said Tuesday that it was disappointing and disturbing that the opera legend recently claimed he has...

Google co-founders step down as heads of parent company Alphabet

Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping down from their roles within the parent company, Alphabet. Sundar Pichai, who has been leading Google as CEO...

Typhoon Kammuri leaves at least 4 dead in Philippines

Typhoon Kammuri barrelled across the Philippines with fierce winds and rain Tuesday, leaving at least four people dead, forcing hundreds of thousands of villagers to...

7 men get lengthy prison sentences for killing of Honduran activist Berta Caceres

A Honduran court on Monday handed down jail terms of up to five decades for seven men convicted of the 2016 murder of indigenous activist Berta Caceres, who led a battle...

Long-lived winter storm clobbers U.S. East with snow

A seemingly endless winter storm that hindered travel across most of the country over the long holiday weekend is delivering a last wallop as it swoops through the...

WTO ruling says EU has failed to end illegal Airbus subsidies

A World Trade Organization panel ruled Monday that the European Union has not complied with an order to end illegal subsidies for plane maker Airbus, which prompted the...

London knife attack victims remembered for commitment to justice, helping ‘underdogs’

Three of the five people who were killed or wounded in the London stabbing attack were former Cambridge University students or staff members who had gathered for an...

Malta PM says he’ll resign amid public pressure for truth on reporter’s slaying

Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said Sunday night that he would resign in January following pressure from citizens for the truth about the 2017 car bombing that...