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News : World

How Chinese hackers are "costing real jobs inside America"

Saturday  08:03,   13 october 2018
cbsnews

John Carlin, the man who brought the first-ever charges against Chinese hackers, says the U.S. is not doing enough to combat cyber warfare . John Carlin, who served as assistant attorney general for national security in the Obama administration,... >>>

Australia seeks to ban schools from expelling gay students

Saturday  07:03,   13 october 2018
reuters

Australia aims to ban private or religious schools from expelling students on the basis of their sexuality, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday.Debate over personal rights is growing ahead of a crucial by-election for Morrison's ruling... >>>

Israel orders immediate halt of fuel deliveries to Gaza

Saturday  05:30,   13 october 2018
aljazeera

Israel's Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman has ordered an immediate halt to fuel deliveries headed to Gaza in response to what he said were attacks against Israeli soldiers and civilians, his office announced on Friday. "Israel will not... >>>

China State Media Calls on U.S. to Avert ‘Full-Scale Face-Off’

Saturday  05:30,   13 october 2018
bloomberg

China denounced Trump administration accusations of election-meddling as “Sinophobia” and urged the U.S. to steer the world’s two largest economies off their collision course. In a toughly worded commentary on Friday, the official Xinhua News Agency >>>

Former ambassador "95 percent certain" Saudis killed missing journalist

Saturday  04:30,   13 october 2018
cbsnews

Jamal Khashoggi was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2CBS News has confirmed that Turkish officials told the U.S. they have audio and video recordings of Khashoggi's interrogation inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.... >>>

Trump will call Saudi king over missing journalist Khashoggi

Saturday  02:33,   13 october 2018
usatoday

Trump said Friday that he will call Saudi Arabia’s King Salman to discuss the disappearance of prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi.Khashoggi, a critic of the government who lived in self-imposed exile in the United States, went missing Oct. 2 after >>>

UN chided over new rights council members

Saturday  01:06,   13 october 2018
bbc

Some of the 18 newly elected members of the UN Human Rights Council are criticised as rights abusers.Campaigners had urged UN member states to oppose the candidacy of the Philippines and Eritrea and said the choice of Bahrain and Cameroon raised... >>>

Flames engulf German high-speed train, all passengers evacuated

Saturday  00:30,   13 october 2018
reuters

A German high-speed train traveling from Cologne to Munich caught fire early on Friday, prompting the evacuation of all 510 passengers without injury before flames ripped through two carriages and burned them out. Mass-selling daily Bild said a... >>>

The meteoric rise of Saudi's powerful Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who is now suspected of ordering the assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Friday  23:06,   12 october 2018
businessinsider

Few people had heard of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman before his father became king in 2015. The 33-year-old crown prince, who has pushed reforms and efforts to undermine his rivals, is now suspected of ordering a dissident's... >>>

UN highlights illegal Somali charcoal trafficking to Iran

Friday  22:57,   12 october 2018
msn

Al-Qaeda-linked Al-Shabaab rebels are profiting from the illegal trafficking of charcoal exports produced in Somalia and transiting through Iran, United Nations experts said in a report recently shared with the UN Security Council.... >>>

Macron says it's unclear who in Iran ordered French bomb plot

Friday  22:33,   12 october 2018
reuters

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday it was not clear whether a foiled attack on an Iranian opposition group in Paris was ordered by the higher echelons of Iranian authorities."As you know Iran is sometimes divided into different factions >>>

Appeal of US student barred from entering Israel rejected

Friday  22:33,   12 october 2018
msn

The lawyer for a U.S. student who has been barred from entering Israel because of alleged involvement in a Palestinian-led boycott movement says that her appeal to remain in the country has been rejected.Lara Alqasem has until Sunday to decide... >>>

Mother shows her black and blue bruises after shielding her baby from a horrific hail storm in Australia

Friday  20:39,   12 october 2018
msn

Australian mother Fiona Simpson received horrific injuries from a supercell hail storm in Queensland, Australia, Thursday, as she jumped on her baby Clara to protect her from the storm which smashed in two of her car windows.Fiona Simpson from... >>>

With new initiative, Michelle Obama is on a mission to improve the education of girls worldwide

Friday  20:39,   12 october 2018
chicagotribune

Former first lady Michelle Obama has launched an international program that aims to support groups and community leaders who work to educate girls around the world, she announced Oct. 11. The Global Girls Alliance is a collective of smaller,... >>>

4 new weapons the US Army is developing to blow a hole in Russian defenses from incredible distance

Friday  20:18,   12 october 2018
businessinsider

The US Army wants big guns that can eliminate targets at incredible distances. Check out the four weapons the Army wants to take the fight to Russia and other major adversaries.The goal of the Long-Range Precision Fires team is to pursue range... >>>