Turkey's Erdogan urges Libya's Haftar to end aggressive stance

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 08:23
Eastern Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar must end his aggressive stance to pave the way for a political process in the North African country, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday at a peace summit in Berlin.
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Putin: Don't lose hope that Libya conflict will be solved

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 08:00
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday said he hoped that the Berlin summit on Libya could bring further progress and that Moscow's peace efforts had yielded first results.
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SpaceX to try rocket failure test again after bad weather delay

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 07:08
Elon Musk's SpaceX will try again on Sunday to destroy one of its own rockets in a test of a crucial emergency abort system, a day after bad weather forced the company to delay its final milestone test before flying NASA astronauts from U.S. soil.
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China says 17 new cases in virus outbreak, Wuhan to restrict large gatherings

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 07:05
China said on Sunday that 17 more people had become infected with a new coronavirus strain, fanning fears it will spread further as hundreds of millions of people travel to celebrate the upcoming Lunar New Year.
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China's national health commission says viral outbreak is 'controllable'

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 07:04
China's National Health Commission on Sunday said the outbreak of a new strain of coronavirus is controllable, in the first statement from the body since the outbreak was reported in late December.
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Iran may review cooperation with IAEA if EU pressure mounts: TV

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 07:01
Iran will review its cooperation with the United Nations' nuclear watchdog should it face "unjust" measures, Iranian parliament speaker Ali Larijani said, after EU powers last week triggered a dispute mechanism under Tehran's 2015 nuclear deal.
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Iran seeks to examine downed plane's black boxes itself: report

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 06:26
Iran is trying to analyze the black boxes of a Ukrainian airliner that was shot down this month, the state IRNA news agency reported on Sunday, denying a report that a decision had been taken to send the plane's recorders to Ukraine.
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McGregor makes fast work of Cerrone on UFC return

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 05:12
Former two-division champion Conor McGregor returned to the Octagon with a stunning knockout of Donald Cerrone in under a minute at UFC 246 on Saturday in his first fight since losing a lightweight title bout to Khabib Nurmagomedov 15 months ago.
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Trump marks U.S.-Japan security pact with call for stronger, deeper alliance

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 03:33
President Donald Trump marked the 60th anniversary of the signing of the security treaty between the United States and Japan with a call for a stronger and deeper alliance between the two countries, despite criticizing the pact six months ago.
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Facebook says technical error caused vulgar translation of Chinese leader's name

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 03:24
Facebook Inc on Saturday blamed a technical error for Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s name appearing as “Mr Shithole” in posts on its platform when translated into English from Burmese, apologizing for any offense caused.
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China will increase imports from U.S. according to 'market principles': official

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 03:12
China will negotiate with American companies and increase imports of U.S. goods and products according to market principles, an official with its state planner said on Sunday.
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Australian government to aid tourism industry as bushfires recede

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 00:05
The Australian government said on Sunday it will financially aid the country's tourism sector that's been badly hit by long-lasting bushfires, as Melbourne braced for downpours at the start of one of its greatest allures, the Australian Open.
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China virus cases spike, 17 new infections reported

World News - Sat, 2020-01-18 23:59
China reported 17 more cases of pneumonia caused by a new coronavirus strain on Sunday, stoking worries of it spreading as the country gears up to celebrate Chinese lunar new year when hundreds of millions of people travel.
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Factbox: New coronavirus outbreak in Chinese city of Wuhan

World News - Sat, 2020-01-18 23:59
Chinese authorities and the World Health Organization (WHO) say a new strain of coronavirus is behind the outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan, which has erupted just ahead of the Lunar New Year, the country's biggest festival.
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Sixty killed in Houthi attack on camp in Yemen's Marib

World News - Sat, 2020-01-18 20:53
Iran-aligned Houthis attacked a military training camp in the Yemeni city of Marib on Saturday, killing‮ ‬60 military personnel and wounding dozens others, Saudi state television said on Saturday evening.
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Virginia's top House Republican warns "white supremacist garbage" to stay away from gun rally

World News - Sat, 2020-01-18 19:53
Virginia's House Republican leader said on Saturday that white supremacists and any other groups trying to spread "hate, violence, or civil unrest" were not welcome at a pro-gun rally in the state's capital on Monday, which is expected to draw thousands.
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'Simply a lie,' Biden accuses Sanders campaign of releasing 'doctored' video

World News - Sat, 2020-01-18 19:32
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden accused rival Bernie Sanders's campaign on Saturday of disseminating a "doctored" video edited to falsely appear to show the former vice president supporting cutting Social Security, and called on the Sanders campaign to disown it.
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Police detain 185 climate protesters at Brussels car show

World News - Sat, 2020-01-18 18:17
Police detained 185 protesters in central Brussels on Saturday after the environmental protest group Extinction Rebellion staged demonstrations at a car show in protest at the auto industry's role in CO2 emissions that cause climate change.
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Foreign powers to discuss ways out Libya crisis with rival camps

World News - Sat, 2020-01-18 18:13
Libyan rival camps and their foreign backers will attend a summit in Berlin on Sunday to discuss ways to end a proxy war over the capital Tripoli and the oil producer, which has displaced 140,000 and now more than halved the country's crude output.
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Ahead of Senate trial, Trump legal team rejects impeachment as flawed

World News - Sat, 2020-01-18 17:31
U.S. President Donald Trump's legal team on Saturday issued a resounding rejection of the House of Representatives' impeachment of him, proclaiming his innocence and calling the charges against Trump a "dangerous attack" on Americans.
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