Tuesday, December 11, 2018

German exports, imports fall in August

BERLIN (Reuters) - German exports unexpectedly fell in August, data showed on Tuesday, in a fresh sign that manufacturers in Europe’s largest economy have...

John McCain’s final message for the President

John McCain and President Donald Trump are not done with one another yet. Days of mourning for the Arizona senator, including a lying-in-state in the...

Typhoon Jebi forces closure of Kansai airport, near Osaka in Japan

A major international airport in western Japan has been closed, with thousands of people evacuated, in the wake of deadly Typhoon Jebi. Kansai airport, a...

US F-35 fighter jet conducts first-ever airstrike

(CNN)The US military's F-35B joint strike fighter conducted its first-ever airstrike on Thursday, according to the US Marine Corps and three US defense officials. The...

ISIS leader in Afghanistan killed in airstrike, US says

The head of ISIS in Afghanistan, Abu Sayed Orakzai, also known as Sad Arhabi, and 10 other ISIS fighters were killed Saturday night in...

China ‘training for strikes’ on US targets

China's military "is likely training for strikes" against US and allied targets in the Pacific, a Pentagon report warns. The annual report to Congress says...

Latin American states to accept Venezuela expired papers

Eleven Latin American countries say that they have agreed to allow Venezuelans leaving their homeland to enter their countries even if their travel documents...

Mary Ellis – last of the WWII women Spitfire pilots –...

Mary Ellis - last of the WWII women Spitfire pilots - dies aged 101 Mary Ellis flew 400 Spitfires after she joined up in 1941....

Turkey takes action in bid to curb currency crisis

Turkey's central bank has said it is ready to take "all necessary measures" to ensure financial stability after the collapse of the lira. It has...

Cricket star declares victory in tense elections

Cricket star declares victory in tense elections Supporters of cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan, chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e- Insaf (PTI), gesture to party songs, as they celebrate...

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