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  • Missing Interpol chief Meng Hongwei under investigation, China says

    Date: 2018-10-07 20:10:55 GMT - China - International - SN:6 - ID:7610909

    China's anti-graft watchdog said Sunday the country's authorities are investigating Meng Hongwei, who heads the global law enforcement organization Interpol, for suspected violations of the law, ABC News reported. Meng, who is also Vice-Minister ....

  • US Senate approves Supreme Court nomination of Kavanaugh

    Date: 2018-10-06 22:20:42 GMT - USA - International - SN:5 - ID:7609728

    The US Senate officially confirmed Brett Kavanaugh Saturday as the next Supreme Court justice -- but the vote, like the controversial confirmation process, was anything but smooth. US President Donald Trump tweeted shortly after the vote, ....

  • Trump's nominee for Supreme Court passes initial Senate vote

    Date: 2018-10-05 22:36:32 GMT - USA - International - SN:7 - ID:7608480

    US President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh passed on Friday an initial vote at the Senate. The step set the stage for a final vote in the chamber Saturday evening, where the White House now believes it has the ....

  • Congolese surgeon, Yazidi human right activist win Nobel peace prize 2018

    Date: 2018-10-05 16:12:53 GMT - Sweden - International - SN:4 - ID:7608225

    The 2018 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict, CNN reported on Friday. Mukwege, a gynecologist and surgeon, has long worked ....

  • UN, int'l community hail awarding Yazidi human rights activist, Congolese surgeon Nobel Peace prize

    Date: 2018-10-05 15:59:57 GMT - all over the world - International - SN:3 - ID:7608209

    A UN spokeswoman said that the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for their work in combating the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war is a "fantastic announcement." Alessandra Velluci told reporters in Geneva ....

  • Interpol says aware of its missing president's reports

    Date: 2018-10-05 14:35:34 GMT - France - International - SN:1 - ID:7608102

    "Interpol is aware of media reports in connection with the alleged disappearance of Interpol President Meng Hongwei," the organization said in a letter to Euronews. This is a matter for the relevant authorities in both France and China. The ....

  • Russia accused in cyberattacks on investigators pursuing doping, poisoning cases

    Date: 2018-10-04 22:46:55 GMT - USA - International - SN:10 - ID:7607331

    Russian intelligence officers brazenly launched cyberattacks on investigators pursuing cases of Russian malfeasance around the globe, Western officials said on Thursday. The officials offered a litany of victims including antidoping agencies, ....

  • 6 Malaysian divers drown in whirlpool while trying to rescue 17-year-old teen

    Date: 2018-10-04 19:09:16 GMT - Malaysia - International - SN:7 - ID:7607202

    Six divers trying to rescue a 17-year-old teen who fell into an abandoned mining pond in Malaysia have drowned after currents caused by heavy rains sucked them into a whirlpool, Fox News quoted officials as saying on Thursday. The accident ....

  • Melania Trump arrives in Malawi

    Date: 2018-10-04 19:04:57 GMT - Malawi - International - SN:6 - ID:7607190

    US first lady Melania Trump visited Malawi Thursday on the second leg of her four-nation tour of Africa, Voice of America reported. Trump landed in the capital, Lilongwe, and went to a primary school where about 8,000 children are taught by just ....

  • Tom Cruise can see his daughter 10 days a month but chooses not to

    Date: 2018-10-04 18:56:45 GMT - USA - International - SN:5 - ID:7607182

    Tom Cruise can see his daughter Suri up to 10 days a month, but chooses not to, a source told US Weekly on Thursday. “Every person is allowed to see their child if they wanted to,” the source said, revealing custody of the 12-year-old is outlined ....

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