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    Nine people killed in Brazil building collapse

    Agence France-Presse . Rio De Janeiro | Updated at 01:41pm on October 20, 2019

    The death toll from an apartment building collapse in northeast Brazil reached nine on Saturday, an official said, after the body of the last missing person was found in the rubble...

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    Upcoming G7 summit not to be held at Trump’s Miami resort

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:31pm on October 20, 2019

    United States president Donald Trump said on Saturday that the next G7 summit would not be at one of his own Florida golf clubs, reversing a decision that had sparked corruption accusations...

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    Turkey, Kurds trade accusations even as Syria truce takes hold

    Agence France-Presse . Ras al-Ain | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    Turkish and Kurdish leaders accused each other of violating a US-brokered truce in northeastern Syria even as it appeared to be taking hold on its...

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    UK MPs set for knife-edge Brexit deal vote

    Reuters . London | Updated at 01:57pm on October 19, 2019

    British MPs gather Saturday for a historic vote on prime minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal — a decision that could see the United Kingdom leave the European Union this month or plunge the country into fresh uncertainty...

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    Emergency declared in Chile

    Reuters . Santiago | Updated at 12:16pm on October 19, 2019

    Chile’s president Sebastian Pinera declared a state of emergency in the capital Santiago early on Saturday, as the city of 6 million descended into chaos...

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    Hong Kong protesters plan mass march today

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam took to the airwaves on Saturday to back the use of force by police ahead of a major anti-government march...

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    Party contender blasts Hillary over Russia

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    Hillary Clinton warned that Russia is grooming a US Democratic candidate for a third-party run next year, prompting the accused Tulsi Gabbard to unleash an...

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    Meghan says motherhood a struggle under spotlight

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    Meghan Markle has admitted becoming a mother while living under an intense media spotlight has been a ‘struggle’. The Duchess of Sussex gave birth to...