Monday, September 20, 2021
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand authorities were so worried about an Islamic extremist they were following him around-the-clock and were able to shoot and kill him within 60 seconds of him unleashing a frenzied knife attack that...
We've fact-checked some of his claims, comparing them with his earlier statements and the situation on the ground. '90% of Americans in Afghanistan who wanted to leave were able to leave' Mr Biden said this in his speech on Tuesday. However, two...
The Olympics will take place without spectators in host city Tokyo, organizers said on Thursday, as a resurgent coronavirus forced Japan to declare a state of emergency in the capital that will run throughout the event. Although widely expected, the move marked a sharp turnabout from...
Counteroffensive planned after forces lose ground in northern provinces, Russia’s RIA agency cites President Ghani’s adviser as saying. Afghanistan government forces are planning a counteroffensive in the country’s northern provinces after losing ground to the Taliban, Russia’s RIA news agency...
On July 1, Turkey formally withdrew from the Istanbul Convention, designed to protect women against violence, claiming a section on sexual orientation and gender identity counters Turkey’s “family values.” Hundreds of women gathered on Istanbul’s Istiklal (Independence) Avenue,  carrying banners,...
MANILA, PHILIPPINES -- Philippine troops found the last five dead from the crash of a transport aircraft in the south, raising the death toll to 50 in the military's worst air disaster, officials said Monday. The Lockheed C-130 Hercules was...
SURFSIDE, FLA. -- Rescuers were given the all-clear to resume work looking for victims at a collapsed South Florida condo building after demolition crews set off a string of explosives that brought down the last of the building in...
The lead White House COVID-19 response coordinator acknowledged Sunday that younger Americans feel less vulnerable to COVID-19, making them less likely to get vaccinated. Still, Jeff Zients repeated the call for people to get the shot. "If you are vaccinated, you're protected....
Qatari foreign minister calls for reduction in tensions with Tehran, dialogue between Iran and GCC nations. Qatar is calling on the United States and Iran to engage in “positive” discussions as negotiators are set to begin a fourth and potentially...
New York (CNN Business)A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter. You can sign up for free right here. In a pair of new interviews, White House press secretary Jen Psaki is sharing a lot about her approach to...
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