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The Red Cross on Friday urged the international community to engage with Afghanistan's new Taliban rulers, saying that aid groups on their own would be unable to stave off a humanitarian crisis.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 8:12 pm
A US judge will consider on Nov. 4 former President Donald Trump's claim of executive privilege in response to a document request from a congressional panel investigating the attack on the US Capitol.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 7:14 pm
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday a new lockdown is not on the cards, as advisers warned that acting early with lighter measures to cut rising case numbers.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 5:06 pm
The man accused of stabbing to death British lawmaker David Amess at a church where he was meeting voters last week is due to go on trial next year, London's Old Bailey court heard on Friday.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 4:18 pm
A North Port Police spokesperson denied rumors that Laundrie's parents planted evidence, saying authorities "walked into the park with them."
Posted: October 22, 2021, 3:20 pm
Hackers from Anonymous created fake accounts for Trump and Steve Bannon on Truth Social, the site that Trump announced Wednesday, per the NYT.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 3:20 pm
Attackers have killed at least seven people in an assault on an Islamic seminary in a Rohingya refugee camp on the Bangladesh-Myanmar border, the Bangladeshi police have said.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 3:00 pm
Americans can choose a booster shot that is different from their original inoculation.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 2:55 pm
A judge has imposed a longer prison term than prosecutors requested on a Dallas man accused of posting inflammatory social media messages inciting people to violence at the US Capitol.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 2:46 pm
Asadullah Haroon Gul who was denied access to a lawyer, and held for 14 years at Guantanamo without charge; is now ordered freed.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 2:05 pm
Melbourne residents have flocked to the city's pubs, restaurants and hair salons after the city emerged from its latest spate of restrictions to combat the spread of Covid-19.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 1:05 pm
Forty-three countries have called on China to "ensure full respect for the rule of law" for the Muslim Uighur community in Xinjiang, in a statement read at the United Nations.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 12:00 pm
The leader of a Haitian gang who kidnapped a group of North Americans over the weekend has threatened to execute them, according to video seen by AFP.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 11:10 am
Pierre Omidyar is reportedly funding the Facebook whistleblower in one of his many advocacy efforts against the power of Big Tech - here's how.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 9:35 am
The incident happened on the set of Rust in the southwestern US state, where Baldwin is playing the lead in a 19th-century western.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 9:16 am
Myanmar's junta has re-arrested more than 100 anti-coup protesters freed in a recent amnesty, according to a local monitoring group that tracks detentions and killings.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 9:00 am
"Perhaps when certain conversations wrap up there will be communications with the family," attorney Steven Bertolino said on "Top Story With Tom Llamas."
Posted: October 22, 2021, 8:46 am
UN chief Antonio Guterres has said that the current climate situation was "a one-way ticket for disaster" and stresed the need to "avoid a failure" at the COP26 climate conference.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 8:01 am
Human remains found in a Florida nature reserve belong to the boyfriend of murdered road tripper Gabby Petito, US authorities have said.
Posted: October 22, 2021, 7:35 am
A panel of advisers to the US CDC on Thursday were considering several recommendations for rollout.
Posted: October 21, 2021, 7:39 pm