Key ruling looms for women on trial for Kim Jong Nam murder Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:45:00 GMT - Two Southeast Asian women on trial for the brazen assassination of the North Korean leader's half brother arrived at a Malaysian court Thursday to hear a judge's decision on whether to call them to enter their defense or acquit them of murder.
Key ruling due for women on trial in Kim Jong Nam killing Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:19:35 GMT - Two Southeast Asian women on trial for the brazen assassination of the North Korean leader's half brother arrived at a Malaysian court Thursday to hear a judge's decision on whether to call them to enter their defense or acquit them of murder.
Exiled jurists symbolically sentence Maduro to 18 years Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:19:24 GMT - A panel of self-exiled Venezuelan judges holding a symbolic trial found President Nicolas Maduro guilty of corruption Wednesday and sentenced him to more than 18 years in prison.
Parents of missing journalist Austin Tice tell Fox News they're 'confident' he's still alive Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:15:00 GMT - The parents of freelance journalist Austin Tice told Fox News Wednesday night that they have “confidence” that their son is still alive, six years after he vanished under frightening circumstances in Syria.
Backers of Brazil's Lula rally on filing day for candidacy Wed, 15 Aug 2018 20:31:34 GMT - Thousands of supporters of jailed former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva rallied Wednesday outside the court in Brazil's capital where his party planned to register his candidacy for president later in the day.
New president takes over in Paraguay, vows to cut poverty Wed, 15 Aug 2018 19:53:23 GMT - Mario Abdo Benitez took over as Paraguay's new president on Wednesday, replacing a seemingly disgruntled Horacio Cartes, who left the inauguration ceremony before it finished.
Burma's Karen refugees face dwindling aid, struggle with depression and suicides Wed, 15 Aug 2018 19:45:00 GMT - Kyawsay and his girlfriend Nawehkohloh were teenagers in love, looking for a silver lining in their dire situation.
Israel: No criminal action in deadly Gaza 2014 war incident Wed, 15 Aug 2018 19:26:25 GMT - The Israeli military said on Wednesday its investigation into one of the bloodiest incidents of the 2014 war in the Gaza Strip found no criminal wrongdoing by Israeli forces and there were no grounds to prosecute any troops.
3 kids heading on summer vacations among Italy bridge dead Wed, 15 Aug 2018 19:12:00 GMT - Authorities in Italy, France and Albania have confirmed their citizens are among the 39 victims of Tuesday's highway bridge collapse in Genoa.
US official says UAE paid Yemen tribes to push al-Qaida out Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:28:42 GMT - A senior U.S. official acknowledged Wednesday that the United Arab Emirates had paid money to tribal leaders in Yemen to rout al-Qaida militants from their strongholds in the war-torn county.
Turkey braces for hard times amid currency crisis, US spat Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:13:02 GMT - Some Turks are reacting with defiance to their plunging currency and an escalating trade and political dispute with the United States — an indication that they are ready to endure economic pain and risk further deterioration in a key, yet troubled alliance dating from the Cold War.
Missouri woman busted at Sydney airport for smuggling cocaine inside high heels, officials say Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:22:00 GMT - A Missouri woman who traveled to Australia last August to visit a man she met online was caught smuggling cocaine -- inside the heels of her shoes, officials said.Updated: 8/15/2018 10:42:07 PM