USA defence secretary Ash Carter said on Friday al-Qaduli, an Iraqi, was serving as finance minister for the jihadist group and also responsible "for some external affairs and plots". In November, the Pentagon said an airstrike in Libya killed Abu Na... More..
A wave of arrests took place late Thursday in Belgium and France as a manhunt continued after this week's suicide bombings at an airport and metro station in Brussels that killed 31 people and wounded 270. ...More..
It was reported earlier that six people were detained in terrorism investigations overnight in Brussels, two in Germany , and one in Paris . Meanwhile, a march planned to commemorate the attack and express ...More..
The other 115 persons either reported recent travel to areas with active Zika virus transmission or sexual contact with such a traveller, showed the findings published in CDC's latest Morbidity and Mortality We...More..
Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told reporters during the news conference that ways to increase USA support for the ground fight in Iraq against ISIS will be on the agenda with ...More..
The suspects are believed to have been part of a cell linked to the Islamic State group, which claims responsibility for the attacks . One of the suicide bombers who blew themselves up at Brussels airport ...More..
The North's test appears meant to use solid propellants for missiles with a range of 400-500 kilometers (250-310 miles) that can place entire South Korea in its striking range, and Pyongyang will likely try t...More..
He added: "Indeed, the USA military killed several key ISIL terrorists this week, including we believe Haji Iman, who was an ISIL senior leader serving as a finance minister and who also was responsible for s...More..
The North Korean claim comes as South Korean and USA forces are carrying out annual joint military manouevres. In January, North Korea tested an H-bomb, as reported by TRUNEWS. The latest provocations follo...More..
Said Wellington resident Sarah Newbold: "I voted to keep the flag - not really because I did not like the idea of change, more because the proposed new flag is so very ugly and a bit embarrassing..." "We had...More..
Since updated , it says Laachraoui employed at least one false name and that his DNA was found in two locations in Belgium that Belgian prosecutors said Monday were "used by the terrorist group". The joint att...More..
A confused and scared message left on an abandoned computer by Ibrahim El Bakraoui indicates the Brussels attack may have been brought forward because the group was anxious that police were closing in after Abd...More..
Carter said al-Qaduli was well-known within ISIS and his death will hinder their operations in Iraq and Syria. Imam's death follows that of IS "minister of war" Omar al-Shishani, otherwise known as Omar the...More..
On Tuesday, just a day after Belgian authorities announced they were looking for Laachraoui, a series of explosions ripped through Brussels airport and the metro system, killing at least 31 people and injurin...More..
At the news conference Ted Cruz said told reporters "I don't get angry often, but you mess with my wife, you mess with my kids, that'll do it every time". Republican front-runner Donald Trump has scheduled...More..
Barack Obama . Her husband, former President Bill Clinton, carried the state in 1992 and 1996. The president, referencing the historic visit to Cuba that he wrapped up yesterday, added, "As far as the notion ...More..
Military in combat, something the senator has never seen'. The Cruz campaign released a statement in an attempt to clarify what Cruz said earlier in the day about "empowering law enforcement to patrol and s...More..
The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on Thursday adopted four motions on the Palestinian territories, including one calling for the establishment of a list of companies operating from settlements in ...More..
Well, earlier today , the president of AIPAC herself actually scolded Trump for that. "Last evening, something occurred which has the potential to drive us apart, to divide us", she said . Let me be clear: ...More..
He stressed instead the need to invest in infrastructure at home. U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) did likewise during his AIPAC address the following morning. agencies seeking to delegitimize its exist...More..
Her speech was well received by AIPAC loyalists and the pro-Israel community, but elicited criticism among Clinton's more liberal base. "Last evening, something occurred which has the potential to drive us ...More..
The video has spread widely and sparked condemnation, threatening to further inflame tensions amid a wave of violence that erupted in October. The military says the attack took place at a military checkpoint ...More..
The song uses a sped-up version of Christina Perri's Human for the beat and as a chorus - and it's been viewed more than 250,000 times. A photo, being shared on social media, shows the teenager posing with wh...More..
The Nobel peace prize laureate led the NLD to a landslide win in a historic election in November, but a constitution drafted by the former junta bars her from the presidency because her two sons are British cit...More..
New Mexico Department of Health officials have confirmed the first case of Zika virus in New Mexico. 26, 2015, the USA government said Zika infections have been confirmed in nine pregnant women in the Unite...More..
Trump soon responded with a cryptic message aimed at Cruz that implied he had damaging information on Cruz's wife, Heidi , that he could deploy in retaliation. Trump and Mr. Cruz were attacking each other abou...More..
Egypt's Interior Ministry said Thursday it has killed members of a gang suspected of being linked to the killing of an Italian student whose torture and death sparked an global outcry over possible involvement ...More..
In the end, the winning design was a hybrid of the old and new, keeping the Southern Cross star formation while replacing the British symbol with a native plant. Proponents for the new design haven't given up h...More..
He accused the individual of belonging to a terror network that planned to strike within France. Paul Van Tieghem, director of the office that evaluates threats to the nation, said there is no indication that a...More..
Local media reported the current flag won 56.6 per cent of votes, and the proposed one received 43.2 per cent, out of 2,124,507 votes. "We were told a new flag was needed because we were "more multicultural...More..
My students, and most people of New Zealand, simply don't care about the Union Jack. "Now a flag has been decided I encourage all New Zealanders to use it, embrace it and, more importantly, be proud of it", Key...More..
The Tampa Bay area is one of nine in the US that could see large numbers of Aedes aegypti mosquitoes - the kind that carries Zika virus - come July, according to a recent study in the journal PLOS Currents: ...More..
Scientists have developed computer-assisted methods to fight the spread of the Zika virus, which does not have any treatment or vaccine to prevent the disease's transmission. As summer gets closer, officials s...More..
But they welcomed his promise to declassify further documents to shed more light on the fates of victims of the regime. Macri thanked Obama for visiting "on this very special day for us" and called for a re...More..
The report described the water crisis as "a story of government failure", but credited Flint citizens and government officials for their willingness to take on the issue. The report highlighted revelations th...More..
Erdogan said that the Belgian authorities released the suspect Ibrahim El Bakraoui despite Turkish warnings that he was "a foreign fighter". Erdogan did not name the attacker . Those attacks killed 130 peop...More..
The airport was hit by two explosions at 8am local time - at least one of them a suicide bombing - with 14 dead and more than 92 injured . One worldwide soccer player was at the Zavantem airport where two ex...More..
John Oliver has highlighted all the problems with Donald Trump's plan to build a wall across the US-Mexican border. "It's like getting a pet walrus", Oliver said. WALT DISNEY TELEVISION/ABC Oliver said money...More..
Apple is hosting members of the press at its headquarters in Cupertino, Calif., on March 21, in order to show off some new products. The tech giant is expected to launch the 4-inch iPhone SE, a 9.7-inch iPad Pr...More..
The North, which has conducted four nuclear tests, also claims to have successfully tested a hydrogen bomb in January, but most experts said the blast was too small to back up the assertion. State media on Frid...More..