Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:38:22 GMT
(image)Now, immigration agents, customs officers and border patrol agents have been directed to remove anyone convicted of any criminal offence.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:05:17 GMT
(image)An Australian model and his skateboarding friend have been hailed as heroes in New York after they risked their lives to save seven teenagers who fell through ice in Central Park.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:09:05 GMT
(image)French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen refused to wear a headscarf to meet a top Islamic leader and pledged to restore ties with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad during a trip to Lebanon.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:42:36 GMT
(image)This finding supported the idea that stigma - involving loss of status, discrimination or stereotyping - may underlie some suicide attempts, public health experts said
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:15:00 GMT
(image)Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday arranged for his government to change laws that critics say will bulldoze what is left of Cambodia's opposition parties and political institutions.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:48:35 GMT
(image)A young Israeli soldier convicted of killing a Palestinian assailant lying wounded on the ground was sentenced to 18 months imprisonment on Tuesday, far less than prosecutors requested, in one of the most divisive cases in Israel's history.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:49:14 GMT
(image)Prosecutors have requested that Byron Bay woman Sara Connor be sentenced to eight years' jail for a group attack that led to the death of a Balinese police officer on Kuta beach last year.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:58:48 GMT
(image)Karen Mary Connors lived alone and died alone, in what had been her family's summer home, with only a few houses standing between her and the Atlantic Ocean.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:52:40 GMT
(image)Prosecutors have requested that David Taylor, the boyfriend of Byron Bay woman Sara Connor, be sentenced to eight years' jail for the fatal group assault of a Balinese police officer on Kuta beach last year.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:18:27 GMT
(image)Since Sunday, Iraq troops have been fighting their way to the Islamic State stronghold of Mosul.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:00:38 GMT
(image)Only Donald Trump could turn the concept of the organ grinder and the monkey on its head.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:18:21 GMT
(image)Most restaurateurs would be thrilled to learn that their establishment had been awarded a Michelin star. But when Véronique Jacquet heard the news on the local radio last week, she knew something wasn't quite right.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:40:32 GMT
(image)Malaysia is "deeply insulted" by North Korea's questioning of the investigation into the poisoning of 46 year-old brother of Kim Jong-un.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:39:52 GMT
(image)A Utah Republican said that men have traditionally earned more than women and, citing "simple economics", argued that things should stay that way.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:59:32 GMT
(image)British lawmakers on Monday kicked off a debate on whether to withdraw an invitation to President Trump for a state visit - an offer that had been extended by the British prime minister with unprecedented speed.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:46:42 GMT
(image)Many of President Donald Trump's most dedicated supporters - the sort who waited for hours in the Florida sun this weekend for his first post-inauguration campaign rally - say their lives changed on election night. Suddenly they felt like their views were actually respected and in the majority.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:20:56 GMT
(image)US President Donald Trump has announced that General H. R. McMaster will be named national security adviser and Keith Kellogg will be chief of staff for the National Security Council.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:36:41 GMT
(image)Right now, or should I say alt-right now, there are some new phrases that seem coined to troll liberals, journalists and others.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:44:43 GMT
(image)In one clipped part of a lengthy January 2016 interview, Yiannopoulos denounced the "arbitrary and oppressive idea of consent".
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:22:06 GMT
(image)The ministry gave no details on the circumstances of his death on Monday but offered condolences to his relatives.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:20:08 GMT
(image)Analysis by a Swedish newspaper came to the conclusion that refugees were responsible for only one per cent of all incidents.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:45:45 GMT
(image)War and a collapsing economy have set off a famine in South Sudan, the United Nations announced Monday, and millions of people are in urgent need of food.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:13:13 GMT
(image)The president tweeted on Monday that: "The FAKE NEWS media is trying to say that large scale immigration in Sweden is working out just beautifully. NOT!"
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:31:30 GMT
(image)A retired police officer wracked with guilt over the murders of two of his own brothers has reversed himself and confessed to leading the Philippine death squad that killed them, saying that he was acting on the direct orders of Rodrigo Duterte before he became president.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:26:10 GMT
(image)A famine has been declared in parts of violence-plagued South Sudan, where about 100,000 people are facing starvation, three UN agencies say.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:09:50 GMT
(image)North Korea's ambassador in Kuala Lumpur has denounced Malaysia's investigation into the assassination of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korea's leader, and insisted the man poisoned at Kuala Lumpur airport last week was not him.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:31:32 GMT
(image)The death toll in a bus accident near Manila has risen to 14 after three more victims died in hospital.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:13:14 GMT
(image)Victorian man Thomas Keating has pleaded guilty to reckless driving before a Thai court over a tragic jet-ski crash that killed his partner Emily Collie.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:28:57 GMT
(image)You couldn't make this up. Well, yes you could.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:10:10 GMT
(image)A week before Michael Flynn resigned, a sealed proposal was hand-delivered to his office, outlining a way for Donald Trump to lift sanctions against Russia.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:17:33 GMT
(image)Two women are seen to approach the 46 year-old playboy from opposing directions in what appears to be the busy departure hall of Kuala Lumpur airport's low cost terminal.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 23:47:36 GMT
(image)Hundreds of scientists, environmental advocates and their supporters have rallied in Boston to protest what they see as increasing threats to science and research in the US.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:54:11 GMT
(image)Under-fire Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has found support from rival English Premier League manager Pep Guardiola.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:45:51 GMT
(image)Trump repeatedly attacked the media as "fake news" in several tweets in recent days. One Fox anchor has hit back.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:17:11 GMT
(image)Graham called on Trump to make a clear statement that Russia must pay a price for interfering with the election.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:45:55 GMT
(image)A Secret Service spokeswoman said one vehicle was struck as the motorcade made its way from the airport to Mar-a-Lago.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:38:39 GMT
(image)Hundreds of protesters have gathered weekly to demonstrate against bullfighting in Bogota.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:45:49 GMT
(image)Sweden has asked the US State Department to clarify remarks made by President Donald Trump implying that the Scandinavian country had been the target of a recent terrorist attack.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:31:57 GMT
(image)Hundreds of police have been deployed to Thailand's largest temple where worshippers and monks are vowing to prevent the arrest of a prominent monk.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 22:58:48 GMT
(image)Former prime minister Kevin Rudd says the "time has come" for Australia to recognise Palestine, saying his deepest fear is the "drifting towards the disintegration and death of an independent Palestinian state."
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:38:40 GMT
(image)A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has blasted off from a historic NASA launch pad at the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida that has sat idle since the end of the space shuttle program nearly six years ago.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 16:39:22 GMT
(image)China's move to ban coal imports from North Korea, effectively slicing the country's exports by about half, came with a message for the U.S. and its allies: It's time to do a deal.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 15:52:32 GMT
(image)A blast from a suicide car bomb ripped through a market in Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday, killing 39 people and injuring around 50.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 06:19:52 GMT
(image)The man who wrote the book on narcissistic personality disorder has joined the debate over Donald Trump as his presidency grinds its gears.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 02:18:43 GMT
(image)If you are lucky, the president himself could stop by your table for a quick chat. But you will have to pay $US200,000 for the privilege.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 00:06:39 GMT
(image)London is choking from record levels of pollution, much of it caused by diesel cars and trucks, as well as wood-burning fires in private homes.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 22:16:29 GMT
(image)Past criticisms of Donald Trump are proving unacceptable among contenders for top jobs in his administration.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:58:25 GMT
(image)Omar Abdel-Rahman, the 'blind sheikh' convicted over the bombing of the World Trade Centre in New York in 1993, has died in prison.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:28:46 GMT
(image)One person was killed and about 27 injured, three seriously, on Saturday when a carriage toppled onto its side in a train derailment in Belgium, rescue workers said.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 15:19:04 GMT
(image)Australia's high commissioner in London, Alexander Downer, says that after Brexit Australians should be given the same right to work in the UK as European Union citizens.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 00:06:46 GMT
(image)A remote state in India is going against mandated affirmative action, believing that giving women equality will destroy their society and ancient customs.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 13:15:19 GMT
(image)Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has told Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi Australia is "deeply concerned" about atrocities on Rohingya Muslims documented in a UN report.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 01:22:27 GMT
(image)For economics nerds, there's no event more exciting than the annual meeting of the American Economic Association. Over three days in January, this year in Chicago, more than 13,000 of the very brightest cram into the one hotel to check out jobs, check out each other and swap the very latest research.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 10:47:43 GMT
(image)President Donald Trump further escalated his attacks on the news media when he tweeted that mainstream outlets are not his enemy but are "the enemy of the American People."
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 09:38:50 GMT
(image)German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that there was a "problem" with the value of the euro because the European Central Bank was tailoring its policies to weaker members of the euro zone and not strictly to Germany.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 10:42:03 GMT
(image)President Donald Trump further escalated his attacks on the news media when he tweeted that mainstream outlets are not his enemy but are "the enemy of the American People."
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:40:24 GMT
(image)Cuba said on Friday the United States had deported 117 migrants back to the island nation since ending its policy granting automatic residency to almost every Cuban who reached US soil as part of the normalisation of relations.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 12:28:28 GMT
(image)Four North Korean suspects in the assassination of Kim Jong-nam, the elder half-brother of North Korea's leader, flew out of Malaysia within hours of the brazen attack at Kuala Lumpur airport last Monday, police say.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 03:29:06 GMT
(image)A second consecutive day of protests against US President Donald Trump's month-old administration appeared to lose momentum on Friday.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 13:46:41 GMT
(image)Hundreds of protesters - enraged, inconsolable and demanding justice - converged outside on the site of a suicide bombing that killed dozens on Thursday to demand security.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 22:56:00 GMT
(image)As parts of Australia set heatwave records and the government considered building new coal-fired power stations, the vast continent to the south last week quietly marked a milestone.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 04:38:12 GMT
(image)We have spent the past few weeks combing Indonesia for an elusive sighting of the world's most trafficked mammal.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 15:38:29 GMT
(image)Eight asylum seekers, including four children, barely made it across the Canadian border on Friday as a US border patrol officer tried to stop them
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 00:01:13 GMT
(image)Opposition's frontrunner in Sunday's presidential election has a 30-day plan in mind.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 19:23:06 GMT
(image)During the 2016 campaign, Donald Trump toyed with the idea of deploying a "deportation force" to round up and deport undocumented immigrants. Then he waffled on that proposal for a few months.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:47:16 GMT
(image)President Donald Trump's combative news conference on Thursday afternoon left some people speechless.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:41:35 GMT
(image)"That is 100 per cent not true. It is false. It is irresponsible to be saying this,' Sean Spicer says.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:21:10 GMT
(image)The United States risks developing an entrenched culture of conflict between the president and his own bureaucracy, experts warn.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 22:20:17 GMT
(image)The Trump administration is preparing to roll back Obame-era environmental safeguards as Scott Pruitt prepares to take head up the Environmental Protection Agency.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:42:00 GMT
(image)US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has told allies that Washington backs UN efforts to broker a political solution to the Syrian war.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 07:08:50 GMT
(image)The women were possibly duped by a spy ring into attacking Kim Jong-un's half brother.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:15:00 GMT
(image)In the crazy cross-currents of the first weeks of the Trump administration, it is an absence that is most striking – trust is missing in action.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:11:01 GMT
(image)Tony Blair urged Britons to "rise up" and demand a second Brexit referendum in a last-ditch effort to remain in the European Union.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:01:05 GMT
(image)The Philippines has filed three drug-related charges against a senator and staunch critic of President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, saying she allegedly received money from drug dealers inside the country's prisons.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:30:30 GMT
(image)The mother of the Indonesian woman arrested in Malaysia over the death of Kim Jong-nam says her daughter is a "simple country girl".
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:28:35 GMT
(image)At the end of a week in which he misplaced his national security adviser, and found a replacement who bolted, Trump said his administration "is running like a fine-tuned machine".
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:09:15 GMT
(image)When journalists and investigators descended on Rakhine state, some Rohingya villagers had the courage to speak out. Their fate since then has been grim.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 04:12:39 GMT
(image)Malaysian authorities believe four North Korean spies orchestrated the assassination of Kim Jong-nam, the playboy brother of North Korea's leader, and remain in the country.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:57:53 GMT
(image)Donald Trump's choice for National Security Adviser, retired Vice Admiral Robert Harward, turned down the offer.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:31:30 GMT
(image)Donald Trump -- whether influenced by the Russians or from his own native talent – seems to have mastered the key defensive technique of "whataboutism".
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 23:10:59 GMT
(image)Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn denied to FBI agents in an interview last month that he had discussed US sanctions against Russia with that country's ambassador to the United States before President Donald Trump took office, contradicting the contents of intercepted communications collected by intelligence agencies, current and former U.S. officials said.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:59:41 GMT
(image)Donald Trump entered the East Room on Thursday reeling from a week filled with resignations, withdrawals and continued questions surrounding his campaign's contacts with Russia.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 23:31:03 GMT
(image)Her Spanish parents were told she died at birth, a legal complaint says.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 23:03:17 GMT
(image)President Trump on Thursday announced his new nominee for labour secretary, Alexander Acosta, during a news conference at the White House. Following is a transcript of that event, as prepared by the Federal News Service.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:31:33 GMT
(image)"Tomorrow, they will say, 'Donald Trump rants and raves at the press.' I'm not ranting and raving... I love this. I'm having a good time doing it."
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:59:46 GMT
(image)Trump, discussing the heated phone call with Malcolm Turnbull, said it was "terrible it was leaked".
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:25:33 GMT
(image)The US is contemplating whether to put 'boots on the ground' in Syria, as part of Trump's push against IS.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:50:58 GMT
(image)Immigrants across the country were on strike on Thursday to highlight their importance to the American economy.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:28:59 GMT
(image)A bomb has ripped through the most revered shrine of Sufi Islam in Pakistan, killing at least 25 devotees and wounding several dozen others, officials say.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 05:01:58 GMT
(image)A California college student has been suspended for recording his professor's anti-Trump rant, which went viral and led to violent threats against the instructor.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:21:07 GMT
(image)Donald Trump jettisoned two decades of diplomatic orthodoxy by declaring that the US would no longer insist on the creation of a Palestinian state.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:39:01 GMT
(image)As many as 79 people died from H7N9 bird flu in China last month, the government said, stoking worries that the spread of the virus this season could be the worst on record.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:11:54 GMT
(image)A second suspect has been arrested in connection with the death of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, Malaysia's state news agency Bernama says.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 06:50:07 GMT
(image)The bizarre assassination of the banished son of the late North Korean dictator Kim Jong-il in Malaysia raises more questions than answers.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:55:45 GMT
(image)Trump has attacked the media yet again, and it's becoming a pattern in which he deals with setbacks by lashing out at other institutions.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:56:21 GMT
(image)This town often gets way ahead of the game, but the credentials of some conjuring up the dark days of Watergate are not to be sneezed at.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 01:58:04 GMT
(image)We've had Malcolm Trumble and Joe Trudeau. So how would Sean Spicer say your name?
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:21:09 GMT
(image)The White House is perhaps the best imaginable venue for product placement.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 22:59:02 GMT
(image)Washington: The US Defence Department may recommend that the United States deploy regular combat troops to Syria to fight Islamic State militants, CNN reported on Wednesday.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:38:36 GMT
(image)Henry Reese watched through a thick haze of smoke as his Christchurch family home burnt to the ground on Thursday morning.