Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:55:50 +0100HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (Reuters) - Democrat Hillary Clinton accused Republican Donald Trump of racism, sexism and tax avoidance on Monday, putting him on the defensive during a debate that a snap poll said boosted her White House chances.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:37:34 +0100BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army and its allies fought intense clashes with insurgents in the opposition-held 1070 Apartments district of southwestern Aleppo on Tuesday, senior combatant sources on both sides said.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:36:53 +0100BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A suicide bomber detonated his explosive vest in a predominately Shi'ite Muslim district of Baghdad on Tuesday, killing at least nine people and wounding 30, police and medical sources said.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:53:05 +0100BERLIN (Reuters) - Two improvised bombs exploded in the eastern German city of Dresden on Monday evening - one at a mosque and one at an international conference centre - but no one was injured, police said on Tuesday.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:02:18 +0100BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - France and Germany made the case for the European Union's most ambitious defence plan in almost two decades on Tuesday, aiming to persuade sceptical eastern members and avoid a showdown with Britain over its military future outside the bloc.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:51:43 +0100KUNDUZ, Afghanistan (Reuters) - As many as 12 Afghan soldiers were killed in their sleep by comrades in an outpost near the northern city of Kunduz, an official said on Tuesday, in the latest so-called "insider attack".
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:55:23 +0100BANGKOK (Reuters) - Three foreign members of a suspected passport forgery gang charged with concealing a dead body in a freezer are Americans, police said on Tuesday.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 05:20:22 +0100CARTAGENA, Colombia (Reuters) - Colombia's centre-right government and the Marxist FARC rebel group signed a peace deal on Monday to end a half-century war that killed a quarter of a million people and once took the Andean country to the brink of collapse.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:46:30 +0100HEMPSTEAD, New York (Reuters) - Running as an anti-establishment candidate, Donald Trump took the presidential debate stage on Monday night to hammer home his call for sweeping political change and try to win over millions of undecided voters.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:57:48 +0100TAIPEI (Reuters) - Strong wind and rain lashed Taiwan on Tuesday as the third typhoon to hit the island this month made landfall, injuring more than 30 people, ripping signs off buildings and knocking down trees.