Haiti suspends Oxfam operations pending sex scandal probe

Haiti suspends Oxfam operations pending sex scandal probe

Haiti on Thursday suspended the operations of British charity Oxfam pending the outcome of its investigation into allegations that its staff sexually exploited Haitians after a devastating 2010 earthquake. ...
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Trump threatens to pull law enforcement from California

US President Donald Trump threatened to pull immigration and other federal law enforcement agents from California on Thursday, a warning shot to the country's richest and most populous state. ...
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Suicide bomber throws grenade into US embassy compound in Montenegro

Suicide bomber throws grenade into US embassy compound in Montenegro

A Serbian-born suicide bomber blew himself up after throwing a grenade into the US embassy compound in Podgorica, causing no injuries, the Montenegrin government said Thursday. ...
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Death toll from listeriosis in South Africa jumps to 172

Listeriosis in South Africa has killed 172 people since the start of last year, officials said Thursday, as the country struggles to contain the world's largest reported outbreak of the disease. ...
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‘Racist’ white powder letter sent to Meghan Markle

‘Racist’ white powder letter sent to Meghan Markle

A letter with white powder was sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle, the Evening Standard newspaper reported on Thursday, saying it was also believed to contain a racist message. ...
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Indian surgeons remove ‘heaviest recorded’ brain tumour

Indian surgeons who removed a massive brain tumour in a marathon seven-hour procedure said Thursday it could be the heaviest ever recorded. ...
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Russian opposition leader Navalny detained in Moscow

Russian opposition leader Navalny detained in Moscow

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny said Thursday he had been detained by police in Moscow, less than a month ahead of presidential polls he has been barred from contesting. ...
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‘Gun free’ schools are magnets for ‘bad people’, says Trump

‘Gun free’ schools are magnets for ‘bad people’, says Trump

A "gun free" school is nothing but a "magnet" for criminals, President Donald Trump said Thursday, a day after proposing to train and arm some teachers to keep US schools safe. ...
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Boko Haram kills five civilians in Cameroon attack

Boko Haram kills five civilians in Cameroon attack

Boko Haram jihadists killed five civilians and wounded five others in northern Cameroon on Tuesday night after crossing the border from Nigeria, local sources said Thursday. ...
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Trump Suggests Arming Teachers And School Staffs As He Meets Shooting Survivors

Trump Suggests Arming Teachers And School Staffs As He Meets Shooting Survivors

President Donald Trump, after listening to a series of emotional stories and pleas to enhance school safety at the White House Wednesday, floated the idea of arming teachers and school staff, an idea that was met with support from many of the attendees. &#8220...
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