April 16, 2022
April 16, 2022
USA

IS ‘Beatle’ guilty of all charges

El Shafee Elsheikh, a member of the notorious Islamic State kidnap-and-murder cell known as the “Beatles,” was found guilty of all charges on Thursday for the deaths of four American hostages in...

April 13, 2022
April 13, 2022
USA

Suspect in New York subway shooting arrested

The man wanted in the shooting of 10 people on a subway in Brooklyn was arrested Wednesday afternoon, a day after the attack on a crowded rush-hour train.

April 13, 2022
April 13, 2022
USA

NY Subway shooting: Suspect on the run after injuring 13

At least 13 people were injured during a rush-hour shooting at a subway station in the New York borough of Brooklyn yesterday, where authorities said “several undetonated devices” were recovered...

April 13, 2022
April 13, 2022
USA

US aircraft carrier deploys off Korean peninsula

The USS Abraham Lincoln strike group is operating in waters off the Korean peninsula, the US Navy said yesterday, amid tensions over North Korea’s missile launches and concerns that it could soon...

April 13, 2022
April 13, 2022
USA

US rebukes India

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the United States was monitoring what he described as a rise in human rights abuses in India by some officials, in a rare direct rebuke by Washington of...

April 13, 2022
April 13, 2022
USA

Indian stance frustrates US

President Joe Biden and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a “candid exchange of views” on the Ukraine crisis at a virtual summit Monday, but the United States appeared to have made little...

April 12, 2022
April 12, 2022
USA

10 shot in Brooklyn subway attack: Not being investigated as act of terrorism, say police

A gunman filled a rush-hour subway train with smoke and shot multiple people Tuesday, leaving wounded commuters bleeding on a Brooklyn platform as others ran screaming, authorities said. Police...

April 9, 2022
April 9, 2022
USA

US schools pull over 1k books in censorship bid: report

More than a thousand book titles, most addressing racism and LGBTQ issues, have been banned from US classrooms and school libraries in the last nine months, many under pressure from conservative...

April 9, 2022
April 9, 2022
USA

Pelosi tests positive for Covid

Nancy Pelosi, the Democratic speaker of the House of Representatives, has tested positive for Covid-19, her spokesman said Thursday, making her the latest Washington power player to catch the virus.

April 9, 2022
April 9, 2022
USA

Global methane emission soars to record levels

Global levels of the potent greenhouse gas methane rose to a record high for a second consecutive year in 2021, according to data released by NOAA on Thursday, hitting the highest levels since...