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Australia Hit By Record-Breaking Heatwave

Australia has just sweltered through at least five of its 10 warmest days on record, the BBC has reported, quoting local authorities. An extreme heatwave has afflicted the nation since...

Bravo Set To Rejoin West Indies Test Team

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) – Darren Bravo’s 27-month exile from Test cricket finally ended yesterday, when he was named in a 13-man squad to face England in the opening...

Teenager Dies After Falling From Cruise Ship

A teenage boy died after falling from an eighth-floor balcony of a Royal Caribbean cruise ship docked in Haiti last week, ABC News has reported. According to witnesses quoted by...

Brexit: Theresa May Faces Confidence Vote After Huge Defeat

Theresa May's government faces a vote of no confidence later after MPs rejected the PM's Brexit deal, according to the BBC. Labour launched the bid to trigger a general election...

Venezuela Minimum Wage Being Raised To US$6.70

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is boosting the minimum wage again amid the country's relentless battle against hyperinflation, AFP has reported in a dispatch from the Venezuelan capital, Caracas. Maduro presented...

Hundreds Fall Sick On Royal Caribbean Ship

The Royal Caribbean Oasis of the Seas cruise ship cut short its journey short after 475 passengers and crew members were infected with a norovirus, Royal Caribbean Cruises announced...

Female Martial Artist Gives Rio Robber A Bloody Surprise

A robber who tried to steal a cellphone from a young woman in Rio de Janeiro learned the hard way that mugging a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter who...

Outrage Over Apparent ‘Segregation’ In South Africa School

A South African primary school teacher was suspended on Thursday after a photograph appeared to show black children sitting separately from white children in a classroom, sparking a storm...

Baby With ‘Amazing Hair’ Becomes Internet Sensation

Baby Chanco  who shot to internet fame when she went viral thanks to her mother's social media posts showing off her long locks, has become the face of  the...

Rape Probe After Woman In Coma For 14 Years Gives Birth

A woman who has been in a coma for more than a decade gave birth recently while in an Arizona care facility and now authorities are seeking DNA from...