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Venezuela’s Maduro lashes out at ‘insolent’ US sanctions

(AFP) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro branded US sanctions leveled at his regime on Wednesday as "insolent," as pressure piled up on him abroad and at home over his...

Justin Bieber hits photographer with pick-up truck

Sky News:-Justin Bieber has hit a photographer with his pick-up truck after trying to leave a church in California. The superstar inadvertently struck the paparazzo with the front right tyre...

Top Vatican Cardinal faces Australian court on sex charges

(AP) — Silent but defiant, Cardinal George Pell made his first court appearance in Australia on Wednesday on charges of sexual abuse, vowing through his lawyer to fight the...

At least 5 dead in building collapse in Nigeria’s Lagos

(AP) — A four-story residential building collapsed in Nigeria’s largest city and killed at least five people, emergency officials in Lagos said Monday. Authorities said at least 15 people had...

10,000 flee as wildfires rage in southeast France

(AFP) - At least 10,000 people, including thousands of holidaymakers, were evacuated overnight after a new wildfire broke out in southern France, which was already battling massive blazes, authorities...

Ailing Nigeria president gives thanks for nationwide prayers

(AP) — Nigeria’s government says President Muhammadu Buhari has written to Guinea’s leader thanking him for organizing nationwide prayers for his health and saying “I am making good progress.” Buhari...

HIV-prevention ring a hit with teen girls

BBC:-A vaginal ring to prevent HIV infection is popular with teenage girls, US scientists say. Women and girls aged 15-24 account for a fifth of all new HIV infections globally....

US Plotting Against Venezuela, CIA Head Confirms

TeleSur English:-CIA Director Mike Pompeo revealed the U.S. advises Mexico and Colombia on developments in Venezuela. Venezuela’s foreign minister condemned CIA schemes to overthrow the government of President Nicolas Maduro,...

Man who killed boy over lost shoe jailed for life

Sky News:-A man who battered his girlfriend's five-year-old son to death for losing a trainer has been jailed for life. Marvyn Iheanacho will serve at least 18 years in prison...
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SLASPA travel advisory

GIS:-The US DHS has Implemented New Security Screening Procedures for Passengers Departing to the US. Effective July 19, the United States Department of Homeland Security implemented a new security screening...