Friday, December 15, 2017

Nuclear destruction 'one impulsive tantrum away,' Nobel winners warn

The winners of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize have warned countries that possess nuclear weapons to eliminate their "instruments of insanity" or risk mutual...

Bitcoin jumps after futures trading begins

The risks of bitcoin trading It's a new era for investors...

Firefighters weary after a week of wildfires

A half dozen fires have collectively scorched nearly 200,000 acres in California over the last week. More than 4,000 firefighters continue to battle the...

Global arms sales up, 1st time in 5 years

And the world's biggest arms dealer is ... Global arms sales...

UN chief: 'America first' is 'detrimental to American interests'

President Trump said in his inauguration speech that the slogan "America First" would govern his administration and approach to foreign policy. But UN Secretary-General...

Israeli army destroys tunnel from Gaza

An incomplete tunnel running for more than a kilometer from Gaza into southern Israel has been destroyed, Israel's army announced on Sunday. Source: CNN2

Snow brings chaos to UK

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Burning objects hurled at Swedish synagogue

Several people threw burning objects at a synagogue in the Swedish city of Gothenburg late Saturday, police said. Source: CNN2

UK foreign minister ends Iran trip with no announcement on jailed mother

The UK Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, ended a trip to Iran on Sunday with no announcement on the fate of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British...