Last Updated:October 24 @ 08:39 am

Archives for Foreign News - News

Multiple shootings at Ottawa Parliament Hill, War Memorial

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- A gunman shot and wounded a Canadian soldier standing guard at a war memorial in Ottawa on Wednesday, then entered Parliament, where numerous shots rang out, police and witnesses said. People fled Parliament by scrambling down ...

Compassion: Israeli Hospital treats Hamas leader's daughter

Sources say the daughter of Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh was treated in Tel Aviv. A daughter of the leader of Hamas in Gaza was admitted to an Israeli hospital for emergency medical treatment this month after she suffered complications from a routine ...

Africa closes borders, limits Ebola to just 5 countries

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Health officials battling the Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 4,500 people in West Africa have managed to limit its spread on the continent to five countries - and two of them appear to have snuffed out the disease. Th ...

Obama administration disagrees with Netanyahu on Islam

WASHINGTON – The United States declined to endorse Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's outlook on the state of political Islam throughout the Middle East, responding to his address to the United Nations General Assembly on Monday. In the speech, Neta ...

WHO: Ebola could infect 20,000 within six weeks

[caption id="attachment_33136" align="alignright" width="300"] Sky News (File Photo)[/caption]Ebola cases in West Africa could reach 20,000 by early November unless infection control protocols are put in place, a report released Tuesday warned. Resea ...

Mental health of Marine held in Mexico is deteriorating

Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, a U.S. Marine reservist currently jailed in Mexico," is "highly despondent," his mother said. The 25-year-old was arrested in March after he said he mistakenly took three guns across the border into Mexico. He's still sitting ...

Tens of Thousands Kurds flee for their lives

In the wake of an Islamic State-offensive on Kurdish towns in northern Syria, about 66,000 Kurds have fled into neighboring Turkey. Since Tuesday, fighters loyal to the group calling itself the Islamic State began gaining ground in northern Syria, th ...

Scotland Votes No To Independence

Scotland will remain part of the United Kingdom after voting against independence in a historic referendum. After years of campaigning Alex Salmond's dream of breaking up the 307-year-old Union has been shattered. Despite major Yes victories in Dunde ...

ISIS issues new curriculum in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — The extremist-held Iraqi city of Mosul is set to usher in a new school year. But unlike years past, there will be no art or music. Classes about history, literature and Christianity have been "permanently annulled." The Islamic State g ...

Merkel leads Berlin rally against anti-Semitism

[caption id="attachment_27415" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel led a rally against anti-Semitism in Berlin on Sunday, telling several thousand people that Jewish life is part of Germany's i ...


Reference Pages

  • About
  • Network-wide options by YD - Freelance Wordpress Developer