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An increasing number of civilians are becoming victims of the conflict in Ethiopia's Oromia region.
Photographer snaps pictures of notes near West WingVisible words include 'Move Kash Patel to CIA Acting'US politics - live coverage Mike Lindell, chief...
A close ally of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro said Friday he's hopeful the Biden administration will roll back a "cruel" sanctions policy and instead...
Germany's Christian Democrats elect a new chairman on Saturday, aiming to unite their conservative party behind a new leader who they hope can succeed Angela...
With President Trump isolated in the White House since the Jan. 6 Capitol riot, Vice President Mike Pence increasingly fills the void in their waning days in...
"I deeply regret my blindness to that perception, and for that I am sorry," Sen. James Lankford said of voter fraud claims in majority Black areas.
"Blasting out another $2 trillion in borrowed or printed money.. would be a colossal waste and economically harmful," Sen. Pat Toomey said.
Tam Pham was an 18-year veteran of the Houston Police Department. He told the Houston Chronicle he was only there to take photos.
Bindi Irwin paid tribute to her late father Steve Irwin by re-creating a photo they took when her mom was pregnant with Robert.
Responding to warnings of potentially violent demonstrations, governors across the nation are calling out National Guard troops, declaring states of...
If feds don't add crimes of conspiracy or sentence enhancers to Capitol riot cases soon, experts said it would be a question of political favoritism.
'Our world has reached a heart-wrenching milestone' says United Nations chief António GuterresCoronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage...
Joe Biden will stay at Blair House, the president's official guest house, on the night before his inauguration, honoring a decades-old tradition.
The U.S. Coast Guard helped a 40-foot fishing boat crew on Thursday after the crew launched two flares in distress about 80 miles southwest of Key West.
Russia will pull out of a longstanding accord that allows countries to conduct fly-over military operations across territories, following in the United...
Senator Ben Sasse (R., Neb.) on Friday called for the rioters who stormed the U.S. Capitol last week to be "prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law...
Dorothy Schmidt Cole, recognized last year as the oldest living U.S. Marine, has died at age 107. Beth Kluttz, Cole's only child, confirmed Friday that her ...
MOSCOW - Russia said Friday that it was pulling out of a decades-old treaty that allowed countries to make military reconnaissance flights over each other's ...
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In his final days as secretary of state, he's issuing orders that have caused international consternation and tweeting up a storm on his official and...
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Ezra Van of Miami Beach came upon quite a sight Wednesday evening by the entrance of Fakahatchee Strand State Preserve in Copeland, Florida.
Jenna Ryan claimed she didn't enter the Capitol, but video shows her in a large crowd entering the front door of the building.
Amazon has long been staunchly opposed to its workers unionizing, but employees in Alabama will vote on unionizing in a mail-in election next month.
When a former Michigan public health director was charged with involuntary manslaughter in the Flint water crisis, the man who previously held the job says a...
Less than a week before the inauguration, Vice President Mike Pence has reportedly called Vice President-elect Kamala Harris to offer his...
No criminal charges will be filed against a former temporary elections worker authorities have said mistakenly discarded nine military ballots ahead of the...
In the summer of 2000, I was among a group of foreign correspondents, photographers and video journalists who went to England to attend a hostile environment...
Scotland's fishermen have told Boris Johnson his Brexit trade deal leaves them with the "worst of both worlds" amid export delays and collapsing market...
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas issued a decree Friday, setting parliamentary and presidential elections for later this year in what would be the first vote of its kind since 2006, when the Islamic militant group Hamas won a landslide victory. Elections would pose a major risk for Abbas' Fatah party and also for Hamas as both faced protests in recent years over their inability to reconcile with one another, advance Palestinian aspirations for statehood or meet the basic needs of those in the territories they govern.
Transgender athletes are getting an ally in the White House next week as they seek to participate as their identified gender in high school and college...
The worldwide coronavirus death toll surpassed 2 million on Friday, according to a Reuters tally, as nations around the world are trying to procure multiple ...
President Trump's approval rating has fallen to the lowest level of his presidency, with a significant drop among Republicans.In the latest Pew Research...
This week, Health Secretary Alex Azar told states to expand vaccine distribution, promising shipments. It turns out there are no more shots to send.
The conflict threatens the stability of the entire region, the EU's top diplomat says.
Bottoms is set to be vice chair in charge of the campaign organization's civic engagement and voter protection. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has been ...
Red tape plus a "poor" Brexit deal mean fishermen fear for the future, says an industry body.
Once upon a time, there was a Black security guard who saved American Democracy. You may think I'm referring to Eugene Goodman, the Black Capitol Hill...
While NASA previously determined that there were around two trillion galaxies in the universe, new findings say the number is more likely hundreds of...
The global death toll from COVID-19 topped 2 million Friday as vaccines developed at breakneck speed are being rolled out around the world in an all-out...
President Donald Trump will leave Washington next Wednesday morning, just before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, to begin his post-presidential...
Bee Nguyen, Georgia's first Vietnamese American state representative, donned an áo dài to her swearing-in ceremony on Tuesday. Regarded as the most popular ...
Tuberville said the inauguration should have been delayed, even though Jan. 20 is enshrined in the Constitution as the date for the transfer of power.
When Angela Merkel's party meets to elect a new leader on Saturday, the chances are her attention will be elsewhere. As her Christian Democrat party (CDU...
It also renews federal unemployment programs for gig workers and people who exhausted state benefits for the same length of time.
A reserve of second-dose COVID-19 vaccines set to be repurposed as first doses is already empty, state and federal officials briefed on distribution plans...
Federal prosecutors said there was "strong evidence" the pro-Trump mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol last week aimed to "capture and assassinate elected...
With a nod to Israel's increasingly normalized relations with the Arab world, the Pentagon is reorganizing its global command structure to include the Jewish...
When Joe Biden addresses the country for the first time as president, his inaugural speech is likely to echo calls for unity that predecessors have invoked...
"There's always been a deep clean between administrations, but we've never seen anything like this," presidential historian Kate Brower Andersen said.
Indonesia's transport safety agency says investigators have successfully downloaded information from the flight data recorder (FDR) of the Sriwijaya Air jet that crashed into the sea last week.
A new submarine-launched ballistic missile appears to be have been displayed at a military parade in North Korea, an event which was timed to take place before US president-elect Joe Biden takes office, experts say.
Marnus Labuschagne stood tallest among Australia's batting line-up against an improvised Indian bowling attack. But the rest? There were more signs that all is not-quite-right with this Australian line-up, both in its make-up and philosophy, writes Russell Jackson.
The UK economy shrank 2.6% in November, bringing to an end 6 months of growth amid rising coronavirus cases and fresh lockdowns.
A Virgin Australia flight bound for Canberra is forced to return to Adelaide Airport, following a mid-air medical emergency involving a crew member.
Rarely seen creatures from the depths of the Southern Ocean's "twilight zone" are helping to shed light on how the ocean stores carbon, the role they play in storing carbon themselves and how climate change could impact it.
Jamie John Curtis will spend the rest of his life on parole but his surviving victim says he should be behind bars for life.
South Australia will remove its quarantine requirements for all travellers from Greater Brisbane who arrive in the state from Sunday morning.
Google says burying links to some commercial news sites is an insignificant experiment, but experts argue the tech giant is throwing its weight around in retaliation to being asked to pay news businesses for original content.
Police believe the woman found dead with her three children in Melbourne's north-west yesterday was responsible for all four deaths.
Adelaide DJ Nicholas Emmanuel Athans is found guilty of four counts of procuring a child to engage in sexual activity, after he used social media to send explicit photos to girls aged between 14 and 16.
Residents in the vicinity of Norwich Way and Lambertia Crescent, in the north-east section of High Wycombe, are urged to leave now if the way is clear.
As a COVID-19 outbreak continues to grow in China's north-eastern Hebei province, workers begin building an isolation centre expected to house 3,000 wards and have room for several thousand people.
Four cars have now been seized after police were able to successfully identify participants involved "juvenile and dangerous" driving incidents in Canberra last weekend.
A pigeon declared a biosecurity risk after flying to Melbourne from the United States may get a reprieve after an American bird organisation declared its identifying leg band was fake.
Despite China's ban on Australian coal, exports from Australia's busiest port of Newcastle have seen only a slight dip with a cold northern winter driving up global demand.
WA Premier Mark McGowan says no community spread of coronavirus in Victoria will help the State Government move toward changing its border arrangements more quickly.
Malyschko, 31, was in prison for orchestrating the NT's first known contract killing. An inquest into his death found the police investigation "initially poor" and says Corrections failed to give adequate care.
Richard Pusey, the Porsche driver at the centre of the Melbourne freeway crash which left four police officers dead, will fight charges of false imprisonment, making threats to kill, and placing a noose around a woman's neck while he was on bail.
A 56-year-old man is arrested and charged by ACT Policing with a number of online child sex offences following a raid of a house in Canberra's south on Thursday.
Tensions have erupted within the SA Greens, with one former candidate quitting over what he has labelled "bullying" and "unethical behaviour", and an unsuccessful preselection candidate lashing out at the party's processes.
A new investigation of the Flint water disaster leads to charges against nine people who are accused of various crimes in a calamitous plan that contaminated the community with lead and left 12 dead.
No locally acquired coronavirus infections were recorded in NSW in the 24 hours to 8:00pm yesterday, the second consecutive day that no local infections have been reported in the state.
The FBI, having arrested more than 100 people over the violent siege of the US Capitol, is now looking into individuals who could possibly threaten the safety of the January 20 inauguration of president-elect Joe Biden, its director says.
A man from Lane Cove becomes the 17th man charged for his alleged involvement in an online child pornography ring and police say they cannot rule out further arrests.
Marnus Labuschagne caps a fine series with his first century of the summer, but other Australian batsmen could have done better after establishing themselves at the crease.
Australia and India meet for the final time this series in the fourth Test at the Gabba, with the Border-Gavaskar trophy on the line. Follow live.
The plan underscores Biden's intent to aggressively shore up a deteriorating economy and address the devastation wrought by the pandemic.
The VC industry broke records in 2020 in multiple areas, according to new research from Pitchbook and the National Venture Capital Association.
A surge in weekly jobless claims and decline in consumer confidence helped send stocks lower on Thursday.
As the White House turns over its staff, many are finding it hard to compete after the storming of the Capitol.
Signal CEO Moxie Marlinspike told Insider about the company's growth and plans, including potential new, privacy-focused products.
It was a year of ups and downs for Alphabet's life sciences company, Verily, with a string of departures from senior figures. Here's who left in 2020.
Deutsche Bank, Aon, Cushman & Wakefield, and even New York City are among the entities moving to cut ties with President Donald Trump's business.
Kenneth Lin reflects on his personal journey after wrapping up 2020 by closing on one of the largest fintech deals of the year.
Manish Chandra, CEO of Poshmark, is now worth $585 million. Tennis legend Serena Williams, a member of the shopping app's board, also came out ahead.
The president feels his advisors let him down and aren't defending him enough, CNN and The Washington Post reported.
Four people have been found dead at a property in Tullamarine, in Melbourne's north-west, police say.
Growers in Victoria's Lindenow Valley have dumped crops due to a drastic shortage of seasonal workers caused by the COVID-19 travel bans.
Police investigate after a group of young people is seen balancing and taking selfies on a 12th-floor ledge of Sydney's Hyatt Regency, in an incident described by a hotel spokesperson as "a first".
How much vitamin D should a person take? The answer has long been a point of contention in the medical industry. Now a five-year research trial finds vitamin D supplements do not protect Australians from catching colds and flus.
The Justice Department says it has brought at least 70 cases in connection with last week's riot, with the FBI arresting a man clad in a 'Camp Auschwitz' sweatshirt, a Proud Boys supporter and Olympian Klete Keller.
Senior Constable Kelly Foster died while trying to save a young woman, who also drowned, during a canyoning tour earlier this year.
Sen. Mitch McConnell is considering a vote in favor of Donald Trump's conviction. It could ultimately lead to Trump becoming the first ex-president banned from ever again holding federally elected office.
Summernats fans are dealt another blow with the cancellation of the Rare Spares Rev Rock 'n' Roll event scheduled for March. But organisers have also been quick to distance the event's cancellation from the illegal driving events across Canberra last weekend.
"I do not celebrate or feel pride in our having to ban @realDonaldTrump," Dorsey said in a Twitter rant on the current status of social media.
People seeking support for mental health are waiting up to six months for a face-to-face appointment in parts of regional Australia.
A teenage boy sustains critical head injuries after falling off a cliff while attempting to evade police, who had been trying to stop him for a random breath test, in Sydney's inner west.
Former prime minister Matteo Renzi yanks his party out of Government, stripping the ruling coalition of its majority and triggering political chaos, all while Italy grapples with a worsening COVID-19 epidemic.
A man has been attacked by what is believed to have been a bull shark in the Swan River in Perth, at the popular swimming, diving and picnicking spot, Point Walter Reserve.