World

Skopje notifies United Nations of name change

The country in south east Europe held a vote past year on changing it to the Republic of North Macedonia. At the United Nations, the country had been known as...


Nigeria Stampede: Several Dead At Buhari Rally

Tinubu who reiterated his commitment to Buhari's re-election, said he would give his all, including spending his personal resources to ensure his victory. " Bot...


Indian soldiers killed, 35 wounded by vehicle bomb in Kashmir

Later Thursday, thousands of people, chanting slogans such as "Brother Adil: your blood will bring revolution" and "Go India, go back", marched to the militant'...


House votes to withdraw U.S. involvement in Yemen fight

Moroccan government officials said Thursday Feb. 7, 2019 that Morocco has stopped taking part in military action with the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen's war, an...


Air New Zealand flight to Shanghai turned back over Taiwan reference

Air New Zealand itself has downplayed the incident, claiming that the plane was new and that the airline realized midway through the flight that an error in p...


Ireland under pressure to find border solution

Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time. "There are now no alternative arrangements, which anyone has put forward, which achieve what both sides ar...


Scott Morrison's Response To The Medivac Bill Is Reopening Christmas Island

It is the first time in decades that an Australian government has lost a vote on a substantive piece of legislation, sparking applause and cheers from observers...


Netanyahu confirms Israel attacked Iranian targets in Syria

He lamented that Britain, France and Germany created a special financial mechanism that Washington believes is aimed at "breaking" tough US sanctions on Ira...


Walter Jones, veteran USA congressman from North Carolina, dies at 76

Jones broke his hip in a fall, and after suffering complications, entered hospice care in January. This story is breaking and will be updated . Jones, wh...


North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief to meet Russia's Lavrov on missile pact crisis

The US withdrawal will only take effect in August, giving a six-month window to save the treaty, but few expect this to happen and Stoltenberg said NATO had to ...


Russian and Chinese lasers threaten U.S. satellites

The report warns that China has an operational missile, . capable of destroying satellites in low-Earth orbit. " Russia continues to research and develop sop...


US charges former Air Force intelligence agent with spying for Iran

A former U.S. air force intelligence officer who defected to Iran in 2013, has been charged with espionage, giving away the identity of a covert United States ...


Kenya: First Photographs of An African Black Leopard in 100 Years

When Burrard-Lucas heard about possible sightings of a black leopard, also known as black panther or jaguar, at Laikipia Wilderness Camp, he went there to see...


Russian Federation considers shutting down internet to test cyber defences

Any traffic that leaves Russian Federation would be forced to go thorough registered exchange points, subject to regulation by the state communications regulato...


Snow falls in Maui, 191 miles per hour wind recorded in Hawaii

Hawaii News Now reported that the surf was forecast to top out at 60 feet (18 metres) on Sunday. "[Forecasters] are calling this an unprecedented event and we...


Police say detective killed by friendly fire

O'Neill said the officers saw the suspect emerging from the back, pointing at them what appeared to be a handgun. The situation unfolded when Simonsen and Gor...


Illegal Immigrant Confesses to Killing Woman Found in Suitcase

The arrest of da Silva may not come as a surprise to law enforcement experts who have predicted that Reyes' killer was known to her. Reyes' body was found ins...


Iran FM links bus bombing to Warsaw meeting

Jaish al Adl group claimed responsibility for the attack via its telegram channel. In 2009, more than 40 people, including six Guard commanders, were killed i...


Theresa May to ask MPs for more time on Brexit talks

Opposition Leader Jeremy Corbyn of the Labour Party accused her of running down the clock with sham negotiations to pressure Parliament into backing her d...


McConnell takes aim at Ocasio-Cortez with Green New Deal vote

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (N.Y.). He didn't say when that vote might occur, but when it does, it's likely to cause some headaches for Democrats who are eyeing ...


The real reason plane was denied landing permission in China

Air New Zealand did not respond to questions about the aircraft. Jacinda Ardern , the prime minister, was quick to clarify that the administrative issue was ...


Australia to reopen Christmas Island detention centre

Morrison lost his parliamentary majority previous year and has been relying on cross-benchers to keep control of the lower House of Representatives . "Where we...


Woman throws chair off Toronto balcony, police investigating

At this point there is no time frame for the woman to get representation and present herself to police. The incident allegedly occurred on Saturday, February ...


California's liberal Democratic governor nixes high-speed rail line due to cost

In his address - which lasted almost 45 minutes, more than twice the length of the average State of the State speech by former governors Jerry Brown and Arnol...


Mark Kelly announces run for McCain Senate seat in Arizona

Kelly, 54, who has been heavily recruited by Democrats, announced his intentions with a video in which he calls the campaign "my next mission". That included a ...


U.S.' Mnuchin hopes for 'productive' trade meetings in China

China has lashed out at the United States in the wake of another "freedom of navigation" exercise conducted by the U.S. Navy in the South China Sea, accusing Wa...


Early dismissals and event cancellations for schools Tuesday

Greenport Union Free School District has canceled all after-school activities today, including all sports practices/games, drama practice and clubs. Pickup is ...


Residents flee raging New Zealand fires

Fires started on Monday and Tuesday and quickly spread. About 3 000 people who fled as a wildfire threatened a New Zealand town were allowed to return home on...


Five people found shot dead in East Texas home

Authorities found a 15-month-old and her family shot to death in a rural Texas home Monday morning and have thus far not found any leads in the bloody case. Lyo...


Sims Sues Trump For Allegedly Approving Campaign's NDA Claim Against Him

It's not clear whether a campaign nondisclosure would apply to Sims' time working as a federal employee. Michael Glassner, who leads the Trump campaign, did...


Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar announces run for president

Klobuchar will follow her event in Minnesota with a trip to Iowa and Wisconsin next weekend and then another trip to Iowa on February 21. This means nearly no...


Elizabeth Warren: Trump ‘May Not Even Be A Free Person’ In 2020

Addressing a crowd of several hundred at the Veterans Memorial Building in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Warren said it was up to Democrats to decide whether they would s...


Delhi: Massive fire breaks out in hotel, 9 die

In the wake of the deadly incident, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has ordered the cancellation of today evening's celebrations in connection with t...


El Chapo cries after he arrives in NY

The trial, which featured testimony from more than 50 witnesses, offered the public an unprecedented look at the inner workings of the Sinaloa Cartel, named for...


Pot-smoking tipster finds tiger in abandoned house, police say

Police said the caged female tiger was found at a home in the 9400 block of East Avenue J. A BARC Animal Shelter crew responded to the home with the Houston ...