Hilda Colon wakes up after sleeping in a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto Rico, September 25, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Puerto Rico Mayor Describes 'Near-Death Conditions' After Hurricane

Tales of devastation continue to flow out of Puerto Rico, one of the islands tragically struck by Hurricane Maria. Millions are without cell service or power. Some are being discovered, days after the...
27/09/2017 8:06 PM AEST
FILE PHOTO: International passengers arrive at Washington Dulles International Airport after the U.S. Supreme Court granted parts of the Trump administration's emergency request to put its travel ban into effect later in the week pending further judicial review, in Dulles, Virginia, U.S., June 26, 2017. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan/Files

Rights Groups Decry New Travel Restrictions: 'This Is Still A Muslim Ban'

President Donald Trump's third attempt to restrict travel to the United States from a handful of countries is just as xenophobic as the previous ones, refugee advocates and human rights groups lamente...
26/09/2017 12:51 AM AEST
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, top candidate of the Christian Democratic Union Party (CDU) for the upcoming general elections, gestures during an election rally in Regensburg, Germany, September 18, 2017. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

Merkel's Election Victory Belies Germany's Problem With Gender Inequality

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its ally party, the Christian Social Union, cruised to victory for the fourth time in Sunday's election, making her the longest-standin...
25/09/2017 10:20 PM AEST
HONG KONG, HONG KONG - AUGUST 24: The startup screen app of Uber, a car transportation mobile app developed by the American technology company Uber Technologies Inc, is pictured on the display of an iPhone, on 24 August 2017 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. (Photo by studioEAST/Getty Images)

London Set To Lose Uber After Regulator Pulls License

London transportation officials on Friday declined to renew ride-hailing app Uber's license to operate, paving the way for the company to be forced out of the city at the end of the month. Calling the...
22/09/2017 8:43 PM AEST
Picture of a car crashed by debris from a damaged building after a quake rattled Mexico City on September 19, 2017.A powerful earthquake shook Mexico City on Tuesday, causing panic among the megalopolis' 20 million inhabitants on the 32nd anniversary of a devastating 1985 quake. The US Geological Survey put the quake's magnitude at 7.1 while Mexico's Seismological Institute said it measured 6.8 on its scale. The institute said the quake's epicenter was seven kilometers west of Chiautla de Tapia, in the neighboring state of Puebla. / AFP PHOTO / Alfredo ESTRELLA (Photo credit should read ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)

Harrowing Videos Show The Moment An Earthquake Struck Mexico

People in neighborhoods across central Mexico watched as homes, businesses, and schools fell apart before their eyes during Tuesday's catastrophic earthquake. In video posted to YouTube by the Mexican...
20/09/2017 9:40 PM AEST
US President Donald Trump and Russia's President Vladimir Putin shake hands during a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Trump Associate Tried To Broker Moscow Deal So That 'Our Boy Can Become President'

Suspicious ties between President Donald Trump and the Russian government just keep appearing. In 2015, a Russian-born real estate broker working for the Trump Organization, Felix Sater, reportedly wr...
29/08/2017 11:42 AM AEST
James Alex Fields Jr., (L) is seen attending the "Unite the Right" rally in Emancipation Park before being arrested by police and charged with charged with one count of second degree murder, three counts of malicious wounding and one count of failing to stop at an accident that resulted in a death after police say he drove a car into a crowd of counter-protesters later in the afternoon in Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S., August 12, 2017. Picture taken August 12, 2017 REUTERS/Eze Amos

James Alex Fields, Alleged Charlottesville Attacker, Appears In Court

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. ― James Alex Fields Jr., the 20-year-old accused of driving his car into marchers protesting the "Unite the Right" rally on Saturday and killing 32-year-old Heather Heyer, appeare...
15/08/2017 12:45 AM AEST