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‘Just testing security’: Hackers compromise HBO’s social media accounts

The HBO cable network has suffered yet another cyber security fiasco after it had several of its Twitter and Facebook pages, including those of the...

Virginia Governor Calls on State Legislature to Take Down Confederate Monuments

SputnikVirginia1 hour ago
Governor Terry McAuliffe said that Virginia’s legislative body should consider using its legal authority to take down all Confederate monuments.

Russian Military Brings 30 Tonnes of Relief Aid to Syria’s Eastern Ghouta

A spokesman for Russia’s Syrian reconciliation center said that six Russian trucks carrying some 30 tonnes of humanitarian aid reached the outskirts...

Trump Strategist: No Military Solution in North Korea

President Donald Trump’s chief strategist Steve Bannon says there’s no military solution to the threat posed by North Korea and its nuclear ambitions...

It's a race against time to ensure people vote on marriage equality in Australia

In Australia, the deadline to enrol to vote for marriage equality is approaching fast.   Australians will be sent a voluntary postal survey on the...

'Mind your own business': Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei scolds US after Charlottesville

After the events in Charlottesville last week, Iran’s Supreme Leader has advised the US to get its own house in order before meddling in the affairs...

Asia fails to build on Wall Street lead as dollar languishes

The dollar slumped Thursday in the wake of dovish Federal Reserve minutes highlighting concern over inflation and crumbling corporate support for US...

Lee, Jackson, Davis: icons of the Confederacy

A campaign is gathering momentum in the United States to remove monuments to the pro-slavery Confederacy.According to the Southern Poverty Law Center...

War court poised for historic ruling on Timbuktu jihadist rampage

War crimes judges are poised to make legal history on Thursday with a ruling on compensation for the destruction of fabled shrines in the Malian town...

Liberal Groups Said They Wanted Three White House Advisers Fired — But Then Only Named Two

BuzzFeed2 hours ago
A number of high-profile liberal and progressive advocacy groups want Stephen Bannon and Sebastian Gorka to be fired. While groups announced they...

Germany Stands for Prolongation of US-Russia New START Treaty

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said that Berlin stands for the extension of the Russia-US 2010 New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty.

South Korean President Moon Jae-in rules out war with North Korea

President Moon has said there’ll be no new war on the Korean Peninsula. He added that US President Donald Trump has promised to seek Seoul's...

Venezuela ‘Truth Commission’ to Investigate Opposition

Opposition candidates running in Venezuela’s October gubernatorial elections will be investigated to make sure none were involved in violent...

Civilians brave dangers to wait out IS exit from Syria's Raqa

France24Syria2 hours ago
The fight to oust the Islamic State jihadist group from its Syrian stronghold Raqa has displaced thousands of civilians, but some have decided to...

Diana's death: Week of grief shakes the monarchy

Twenty years ago on August 31, 1997, Britain's Princess Diana died in a high-speed car crash in Paris.For the next week, up to her spectacular...