Associated Press | Updated at 11:47am on July 21, 2017
The fatal shooting of an Australian woman by a Minneapolis police officer responding to her 911 call ‘should not have happened,’ police chief Janee Harteau said, adding that the officer's actions ‘go against who we are in the department..
BBC | Updated at 11:10am on July 21, 2017
Millions of Venezuelans have joined a general strike called by the opposition as pressure mounts on president Nicolás Maduro to cancel elections for a new constituent assembly...
Reuters | Updated at 10:05am on July 21, 2017
A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.7 killed two people and injured scores more when it struck near major Turkish and Greek tourist destinations in the Aegean Sea early on Friday, Turkish and Greek officials said...
Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:50am on July 21, 2017
Young people’s trust in key figures such as politicians and religious leaders has fallen sharply over the past five years but they remain largely happy, a global study said Thursday...
Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on July 21, 2017
India elected a new president from the bottom of the Hindu caste system Thursday, only the second time since independence a head of state has been chosen from the marginalised group...
Reuters | Updated at 11:25am on July 20, 2017
US senator John McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee known for political independence during more than three decades in the Senate, has been diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, his office said on Wednesday...
BBC | Updated at 11:00am on July 20, 2017
US president Donald Trump's eldest son, his son-in-law and his former campaign manager are to testify before Senate committees investigating an alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election...
BBC | Updated at 08:45am on July 20, 2017
Thirty-two million Americans would lose health coverage under a Republican plan to repeal Obamacare, the Congressional Budget Office has forecast...
Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:07am on July 20, 2017
Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin had an additional, previously undisclosed chat at this month’s G20 summit in Hamburg, the White House acknowledged on Tuesday...
Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 01:03am on July 20, 2017
A Swiss couple that disappeared in the Alps 75 years ago has been found preserved in a receding glacier, ending decades of uncertainty for their family, relatives and media said Tuesday....