Angry protests that suddenly erupted last month over the government's failure to deal with the garbage crisis have evolved into the most serious anti-government demonstrations in Lebanon in years.
The fire at the Tocuyito facility in Carabobo state overnight left nine men and eight women dead.
Ukrainian nationalists strongly oppose changing the constitution, saying that would threaten the country's sovereignty and independence.
The sea scorpion that grew to 5 feet 7 inches (170 centimeters), with a dozen claw arms sprouting from its head and a spike tail, according to a new study.
Satellite images confirmed that Islamic State had begun its destruction of ancient sites in Syria’s Palmyra, blowing up a 2,000-year-old temple.
Barack Obama encouraged skeptics of the agreement to 'overcome the emotions' that have infused the debate and evaluate the accord based on facts.
Dupont-Moretti said the Moroccan leadership filed a lawsuit in Paris and the arrests came after a sting operation.
Erika was located about 145 miles (235 kilometers) southeast of San Juan, Puerto Rico, and was moving west at 12 mph (19 kph) with maximum sustained winds of 45 mph (75 kph), according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami.
Royle died Sunday at a Perth hospital following surgery on a hip fracture that he suffered in a fall in a nursing home three weeks ago, his son Gordon Royle said.
On December 1 last year, Ahmad was sentenced in absentia to 15 years in prison and ordered to forfeit USD 3.2 million in illicit proceeds.
Two television journalists were shot and killed in Virginia on Wednesday morning while conducting a live television interview, their station, WDBJ7 said.
The bullet went through the front window of the restaurant and hit a shelf, they said, adding, the gunman, dressed in a blue tracksuit, was seen running south on Wigram Street after the incident.
Iraq’s defence minister Khalid al-Obeidi on Saturday toured Anbar, according to a statement issued by his office, and fired a top commander for failing to carry out his duty.
Other casualties were swept by rampaging rivers, landslides and a tornado, officials said.
Assistant Secretary of Defense David Shear said the US has a vested interest in ensuring that territorial claims are resolved peacefully and without conflict or coercion.
Australian aerial role in fight against the Islamic State in Syria has been so far limited to refuelling and intelligence gathering
Reports on Thursday said that the largest single group of suspected jihadis to attempt to leave Australia were stopped at Sydney International Airport on August 12.
Some fear Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama is using the arrests to silence political dissent.
According to UN data, nearly 20,000 people have been affected and 170 killed by the disease since the beginning of the year.
Senior officials in peacekeeping missions saw countries' investigations as unreliable and "powerfully motivated to exonerate their personnel."
The push for gay marriage within government ranks is a leadership test for Abbott, a former Roman Catholic seminarian who has been described as Australia's most socially conservative prime minister in decades.
The Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants, armed with rocket launchers, have been waging a bloody campaign against security forces since Ankara launched a two-pronged offensive to bomb Islamic State militants in Syria.
"This is your duty," Hamza bin Laden said as he called to move the jihadist war from the Middle East to allies of the US and Jewish Americans, according to SITE Intelligence Group.
Charitha Pattiaratchi, an oceanographer used computer modeling last year to predict that debris from Flight 370 might end up somewhere near Reunion, or nearby Madagascar, about now.
The UN lacks the power for criminal investigation and prosecution, which lets member states take whatever punitive action they choose against the troops they contribute.
Abbott's ruling conservative coalition all but doomed legislation that would allow gay marriage by refusing to allow its lawmakers a free vote on the issue.
Niladri Chatterjee, who wrote under the pen-name Niloy Neel, was killed by the al-Qaeda in the Indian Sub-Continent, including Avijit Roy, the Dhaka Tribune reported.
Germanwings, a unit of Lufthansa, in June offered 25,000 euros ($27,500) per victim for the pain and suffering caused by the March 24 crash that killed all 150 onboard.
A wing part was found on the island in late July and confirmed by the Malaysian prime minister to be part of the Boeing 777 which went missing on March 8, 2014 with 239 people onboard.
Officials had earlier announced that five Malian soldiers were killed, two jihadis and a U.N. contractor, bringing the total death toll to 12.
The same jury had rejected his insanity defense, finding Holmes capable of understanding right from wrong when he murdered 12 people and tried to kill 70 others.
Malaysian PM Najib Razak delivered that confirmation Thursday saying the part is from a 777 and acknowledging that Flight 370 is the only 777 missing.
Kerry said the Hiroshima anniversary is a "very, very powerful reminder" of the impact of war.
Survivors have indicated that between 400 and 600 people were on board the smugglers' boat when it capsized, he added.
Toronto Deputy Police Chief Peter Sloly said shots were fired inside the Muzik nightclub on the Exhibition Place grounds in downtown Toronto, despite a large police presence outside the venue
Europe has seen a huge influx of migrants from the Middle East and Africa trying to escape poverty and violence at home .