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    Trump motorcade hit by 2x4, five students face charges

    Associated Press | Updated at 01:57pm on February 19, 2017

    Authorities say a vehicle in president Donald Trump’s motorcade was struck by a ‘2x4’ and five middle school students are now facing...

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    Iraqi forces launch push to retake western Mosul from IS

    Associated Press | Updated at 12:46pm on February 19, 2017

    Iraqi forces launched an operation Sunday to retake the western half of Mosul from the Islamic State group. Iraqi prime minister Haider al-Abadi announced the start...

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    Trump reassures supporters after weeks of turbulence

    Agence France-Presse . Melbourne | Updated at 12:00am on February 20, 2017

    President Donald Trump turned back the clock Saturday with a bold and aggressive Florida speech straight out of his 2016 campaign playbook, enthralling fans while insisting all is well in the White House despite weeks of turbulence...

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    US carrier group patrols in tense South China Sea

    Reuters | Updated at 09:25am on February 19, 2017

    A United States aircraft carrier strike group has begun patrols in the South China Sea amid growing tension with China over control of the disputed waterway and concerns it could become a flashpoint under the new US administration...

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    Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe v Wade abortion ruling, dies

    Reuters | Updated at 09:05am on February 19, 2017

    Norma McCorvey, the anonymous plaintiff known as ‘Jane Roe’ in the US Supreme Court's landmark Roe v Wade ruling legalising abortion, died on Saturday at the age of 69, a journalist close to McCorvey said...

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    Trump savages media at Florida rally

    BBC | Updated at 08:40am on February 19, 2017

    US president Donald Trump has launched another fierce attack on the media at a ‘campaign rally for America’ event in the state of Florida...

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    19 killed in Argentina road accident

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:35am on February 19, 2017

    A passenger bus has flipped over on an Andean highway in Argentina, killing 19 of the 42 people aboard, police said Saturday...

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    New CM of Tamil Nadu wins confidence vote

    Agence France-Presse . Chennai | Updated at 12:27am on February 19, 2017

    The new chief minister of India’s Tamil Nadu state won a confidence vote in the regional assembly Saturday, hours after legislators came to blows over a bitterly fought leadership contest....

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    Trump terms media enemy

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:22am on February 19, 2017

    Donald Trump ratcheted up his attacks on the media Friday, blasting the press as ‘the enemy of the American people!’...

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    US 'unwavering' in Nato support: Pence

    BBC | Updated at 03:48pm on February 18, 2017

    The US will be ‘unwavering’ in its support for NATO, vice-president Mike Pence told European leaders at the Munich security conference...