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Zimbabwe government crackdown a foretaste of things to come: president's spokesman

Reuters - 1 hour 16 min ago
Zimbabwean government's brutal crackdown on last week's violent protests is a foretaste of how authorities will respond to future demonstrations, President Emmerson Mnangagwa's spokesman said, as authorities kept social media sites shut on Sunday.
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Bomb in Syria's Afrin kills three

Reuters - 1 hour 18 min ago
A bomb in the northwest Syrian town of Afrin killed three civilians and wounded nine on a public bus, Reuters witnesses said on Sunday.
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Lebanon's Aoun urges more efforts to repatriate Syrian refugees

Reuters - 1 hour 28 min ago
Lebanese President Michel Aoun urged world powers on Sunday to "make all efforts" for Syrian refugees to return home regardless of any political solution to the war there.
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Saudi-led coalition's planes pound Yemen's capital

Reuters - 1 hour 48 min ago
Saudi-led forces launched overnight air strikes on Yemen's capital, described by one resident on Sunday as the worst in a year, as the United Nations struggles to implement a peace deal.
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Prince Philip spotted driving without a seatbelt 48 hours after car crash

Associated Press - 1 hour 58 min ago
Britain's Prince Philip has been spotted driving without a seat belt just 48 hours after his car crash in which the 97-year-old's Land Rover flipped onto its side.
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Car bomb attack kills eight security force members in Afghanistan's south

Reuters - 2 hours 7 min ago
A car bomb attack on a convoy of the governor of Afghanistan's southern Logar province killed at least eight Afghan security force members on Sunday morning but left the provincial chief unharmed, local officials said.
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Turkish U.S. consulate worker faces charges over Gulen links: DHA

Reuters - 2 hours 8 min ago
Turkish prosecutors have prepared the charge sheet against a local employee of the U.S. consulate who was arrested over alleged links to the network of U.S.-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, Demiroren News Agency (DHA) reported.
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Lethal pipeline blast sharpens focus on Mexico fuel theft plan

Reuters - 2 hours 9 min ago
A blast at a gasoline pipeline in Mexico that killed at least 73 people has put renewed attention on the government's strategy to stop fuel theft, with some relatives saying fuel shortages stemming from the plan led people to risk their lives.
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Families in Afghanistan's north seek shelter as Taliban ups pressure

Reuters - 2 hours 19 min ago
Dozens of families displaced from their homes in the northern province of Sar-e Pul by Taliban pressure have arrived in the provincial capital, as the insurgents have tightened their grip around the city, residents and officials said.
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Blast heard on southern edge of Damascus: state TV

Reuters - 2 hours 25 min ago
An explosion was heard near a highway at the southern edge of Syria's capital Damascus on Sunday morning, Syrian state media reported.
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A new Supreme Court is poised to take a chunk out of MLK Jr.'s legacy

Associated Press - 3 hours 2 min ago
One is called the "child of the storm." Another is "the crown jewel." The third was dubbed "the voice of justice."
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Britain's Prince Philip warned by police over seat belt, two days after crash

Reuters - 3 hours 15 min ago
Queen Elizabeth's 97-year-old husband Prince Philip received a warning from police after he was photographed apparently driving without a seat belt, just two days after he was involved in a crash while at the wheel.
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Saudi-led coalition launches air strikes on Yemeni capital

Reuters - 5 hours 7 min ago
A Saudi-led coalition launched several air strikes on the Houthi-held capital Sanaa overnight, stoking tensions among Yemen's warring parties as the United Nations struggles to implement a peace deal reached last month.
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An explosion heard in the vicinity of Syria's Damascus: State TV

Reuters - 5 hours 8 min ago
An explosion was heard in the vicinity of Syria's capital Damascus, Syrian state TV reported on Sunday morning.
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Beijing has revealed powerful new weapons, but are they battle-ready or science fiction?

Associated Press - 5 hours 17 min ago
Since the beginning of January, the Chinese military has revealed a dizzying array of sophisticated and powerful new weaponry.
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'SNL' has Baldwin's Trump play 'Deal or No Deal' with the government shutdown

Associated Press - 5 hours 18 min ago
"Saturday Night Live" kicked off its first episode of 2019 by having Alec Baldwin's President Trump play "Deal or No Deal: Government Shutdown Edition."
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Australian rallies demand safe streets for women after Israeli student murder

Reuters - 5 hours 29 min ago
Several thousand people marched through major Australia cities on Sunday calling for safety for women after an Israeli exchange student was murdered in Melbourne.
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From pariah to demi-god: transgender leader a star at massive Indian festival

Reuters - 5 hours 43 min ago
In a desert tent guarded by armed police and a thick-set bouncer, Laxmi Narayan Tripathi is blessing a constant stream of pilgrims, who garland her with marigolds and kneel to touch her feet.
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