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Iran’s supreme leader: Military base strike took shot at US stance as a ‘superpower’

Iranian Supreme Leader Press Office / Handout/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images(TEHRAN, Iran) -- Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Friday that Iran's attack against a U.S. military base was "a blow to the U.S. image as a superpower."

Iran's supreme leader,   ... Read More

Pentagon to decide soon on possible troop cut in West Africa

MivPiv/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A Pentagon decision that could lead to a reduction in the number of U.S. troops in West Africa could come within four to eight weeks, according to Gen. Mark Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of   ... Read More

Military: 11 US service members treated for blast injuries in Iran missile attack

scyther5/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. military confirmed late Thursday that some American troops were evacuated for blast injuries sustained in Iran's ballistic missile attacks on bases in Iraq last week.

Ten service members injured at Al Asad Air Base in   ... Read More

Astonishing video shows daring smash-and-grab raid in London jewelry store

Metropolitan Police(LONDON) -- A man in London has been sentenced to 10 years in jail for his part in a daring a smash-and-grab raid at a jewelry store, with the police sharing dramatic footage of the robbery.

The video   ... Read More

China must ‘face reality’ of Taiwan’s independence: Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen

Oleksii Liskonih/iStock(LONDON) -- Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen called for China to respect Taiwan's sovereignty and its commitment to democracy, just days after she won reelection in a landslide victory.

Tsai -- who is the first female president of the   ... Read More

Prehistoric trees in Australia saved from wildfires in secret mission

NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment(SYDNEY) -- Firefighters in Australia successfully embarked on a secret mission to save the prehistoric -- and extremely rare -- Wollemi pine trees from the bushfires ravaging the country, officials said.

The country's   ... Read More

Ukraine police investigating possible surveillance of Yovanovitch, Russian hacking

Oleksii Liskonih/iStock(KIEV, Ukraine) -- Ukrainian police are now investigating two major cases related to the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, one around possible illegal surveillance of former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch and the other around a   ... Read More

Prince Harry makes 1st official appearance since bombshell announcement

Circle Creative Studio/iStock(LONDON) -- As his family continues to negotiate his future, Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, stepped out Thursday for an official royal engagement.

Harry, 35, hosted the Rugby League World Cup 2021 draw at Buckingham Palace   ... Read More

Congress urges Trump to sanction Egypt for American’s death after he pleaded for help

iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A bipartisan group of lawmakers mourned the death of U.S. citizen Mustafa Kassem -- who died in Egyptian prison after being imprisoned for over six years on trumped up charges -- and they demanded the Trump administration   ... Read More

American accused of killing hotel worker in Anguilla sues resort company

Marilyn Nieves/iStock(LONDON) -- An American man accused of killing a hotel employee who he claims attacked his family in Anguilla is suing the resort company that operates the hotel for negligence.

Scott Hapgood, 44, and his family, who all   ... Read More

The last decade was the warmest ever recorded, 2019 the 2nd warmest year in history

RapidEye/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Last year was the second warmest year on record around the globe, making the last decade the warmest in recorded history, according to a new government report released Wednesday.

Scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric   ... Read More

Russian government resigns after Putin proposed constitutional changes

dicus63/iStock(MOSCOW) -- Russia’s president Vladimir Putin on Wednesday launched a major political shake-up, replacing his prime minister Dmitry Medvedev and proposing a series of changes to Russia’s constitution in what experts said were attempts to create options for retaining   ... Read More

Dismembered body found in bag outside housing project north of Dublin

Stephen Barnes/iStock(LONDON) -- A murder investigation has been launched after a bag of human remains has been found by the Irish police force.

An alarm was raised just after 10 p.m. local time on Monday when what appeared to   ... Read More

Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, makes 1st appearance after royal family fallout

GraceHenley/iStock(LONDON) -- Following the shocking news of Prince Harry and Meghan's decision to exist as senior royals, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were spotted making their first public appearance together amid the family's recent shakeup.

Many couldn't help   ... Read More

Australia wildfires are paving the way for ‘fire clouds’: Here’s what to know

FILE photo - Каркоцкая Татьяна/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The devastation of the Australia bushfires has been nothing short of catastrophic: over 15 million acres of land burned, at least 25 dead, and one billion animals feared dead, according to an   ... Read More

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Iran’s supreme leader: Military base strike took shot at US stance as a ‘superpower’

Iranian Supreme Leader Press Office / Handout/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images(TEHRAN, Iran) -- Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Friday that Iran's attack against a U.S. military base was "a blow to the U.S. image as a superpower."

Iran's supreme leader,   ... Read More

Pentagon to decide soon on possible troop cut in West Africa

MivPiv/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A Pentagon decision that could lead to a reduction in the number of U.S. troops in West Africa could come within four to eight weeks, according to Gen. Mark Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of   ... Read More

Military: 11 US service members treated for blast injuries in Iran missile attack

scyther5/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. military confirmed late Thursday that some American troops were evacuated for blast injuries sustained in Iran's ballistic missile attacks on bases in Iraq last week.

Ten service members injured at Al Asad Air Base in   ... Read More

Astonishing video shows daring smash-and-grab raid in London jewelry store

Metropolitan Police(LONDON) -- A man in London has been sentenced to 10 years in jail for his part in a daring a smash-and-grab raid at a jewelry store, with the police sharing dramatic footage of the robbery.

The video   ... Read More

China must ‘face reality’ of Taiwan’s independence: Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen

Oleksii Liskonih/iStock(LONDON) -- Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen called for China to respect Taiwan's sovereignty and its commitment to democracy, just days after she won reelection in a landslide victory.

Tsai -- who is the first female president of the   ... Read More

Prehistoric trees in Australia saved from wildfires in secret mission

NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment(SYDNEY) -- Firefighters in Australia successfully embarked on a secret mission to save the prehistoric -- and extremely rare -- Wollemi pine trees from the bushfires ravaging the country, officials said.

The country's   ... Read More

Ukraine police investigating possible surveillance of Yovanovitch, Russian hacking

Oleksii Liskonih/iStock(KIEV, Ukraine) -- Ukrainian police are now investigating two major cases related to the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, one around possible illegal surveillance of former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch and the other around a   ... Read More

Prince Harry makes 1st official appearance since bombshell announcement

Circle Creative Studio/iStock(LONDON) -- As his family continues to negotiate his future, Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, stepped out Thursday for an official royal engagement.

Harry, 35, hosted the Rugby League World Cup 2021 draw at Buckingham Palace   ... Read More

Congress urges Trump to sanction Egypt for American’s death after he pleaded for help

iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A bipartisan group of lawmakers mourned the death of U.S. citizen Mustafa Kassem -- who died in Egyptian prison after being imprisoned for over six years on trumped up charges -- and they demanded the Trump administration   ... Read More

American accused of killing hotel worker in Anguilla sues resort company

Marilyn Nieves/iStock(LONDON) -- An American man accused of killing a hotel employee who he claims attacked his family in Anguilla is suing the resort company that operates the hotel for negligence.

Scott Hapgood, 44, and his family, who all   ... Read More

The last decade was the warmest ever recorded, 2019 the 2nd warmest year in history

RapidEye/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Last year was the second warmest year on record around the globe, making the last decade the warmest in recorded history, according to a new government report released Wednesday.

Scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric   ... Read More

Russian government resigns after Putin proposed constitutional changes

dicus63/iStock(MOSCOW) -- Russia’s president Vladimir Putin on Wednesday launched a major political shake-up, replacing his prime minister Dmitry Medvedev and proposing a series of changes to Russia’s constitution in what experts said were attempts to create options for retaining   ... Read More

Dismembered body found in bag outside housing project north of Dublin

Stephen Barnes/iStock(LONDON) -- A murder investigation has been launched after a bag of human remains has been found by the Irish police force.

An alarm was raised just after 10 p.m. local time on Monday when what appeared to   ... Read More

Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, makes 1st appearance after royal family fallout

GraceHenley/iStock(LONDON) -- Following the shocking news of Prince Harry and Meghan's decision to exist as senior royals, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were spotted making their first public appearance together amid the family's recent shakeup.

Many couldn't help   ... Read More

Australia wildfires are paving the way for ‘fire clouds’: Here’s what to know

FILE photo - Каркоцкая Татьяна/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The devastation of the Australia bushfires has been nothing short of catastrophic: over 15 million acres of land burned, at least 25 dead, and one billion animals feared dead, according to an   ... Read More

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