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Fidel Castro survived 600 assassination attempts, officials say

Havana, Cuba (CNN)Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro was a legendary survivor — besting what Cuban officials say were more than 600 attempts to kill him. He lived much of his long life in the spotlight — and much of it ...

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Israel wildfires: Haifa residents back home; fires under control

Tens of thousands of residents of the Israeli port city of Haifa were allowed to return home Friday, as firefighters who have been battling wildfires for the past four days brought the flames menacing the city under control. Authorities have ...

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Tokyo hit by first November snow in 54 years

TOKYO: The Japanese capital of Tokyo on Thursday (November 24) was hit by its first November snow in 54 years, slowing rush hour trains as residents slogged to work wearing heavy coats and boots in a city far more accustomed ...

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Hurricane Otto heads toward Central America, kills 3

PANAMA CITY: Hurricane Otto was forecast to strengthen in the Caribbean as it churned toward Central America Tuesday, causing three deaths in Panama and prompting coastal evacuations in Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Otto became the seventh hurricane of the 2016 ...

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Japan fix a 6,200 cubic metres sinkhole

In just 2 days Japan fix a 6,200 cubic metres sinkhole and no one believes how they did it

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Iran Nuclear Deal Could Die Of Neglect Even If Trump Doesn’t Tear It Up

It’s hard to imagine a Trump administration proactively encouraging business in Tehran and renewing waivers for sanctions relief. WASHINGTON ― The fate of the Iran nuclear agreement will be in question once President-elect Donald Trump, who has offered contradictory positions ...

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Anti-Trump Protests Spread Around Nation

“I can’t support someone who supports so much bigotry and hatred. It’s heart-breaking.” WASHINGTON/NEW YORK – Demonstrators took to the streets across the country for a second day on Thursday to protest Donald Trump’s presidential election victory, voicing fears that ...

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US Election results 2016 live: Donald Trump set to be President as Hillary Clinton’s dream fades

The New York Times and the bookmakers are predicting Republican candidate Trump will win the election – having rated his chances at just 20% when the first polls closed Donald Trump is closing in on a Presidential election win that ...

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Iraqi advance into Mosul slowed by ISIS using human shields, mortars

MOSUL, Iraq — Islamic State fighters launched counterattacks Saturday against Iraqi special forces in eastern Mosul, emerging from populated areas deeper in the city to target the troops with mortars and suicide car bombs in clashes that raged late into ...

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Shots fired at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport, two men detained

ISTANBUL – Turkish authorities briefly barred cars from entering and leaving Istanbul’s main Ataturk Airport on Sunday after police fired shots when a motorcycle refused an order to stop, CNN Turk said. One of two men aboard the motorcycle was ...

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