Clinton warns of fake news ‘epidemic’

Hillary Clinton has warned of the danger of the fake news epidemic that must be addressed to protect the nation’s interest.

155 police fired in Costa Rica for criminal activities

A 155 police officers in Costa Rica have been sacked for criminal activities including rape, murder, assault and kidnapping.

High tsunami threat after 7.7 magnitude quake hits Solomon Islands

A warning for hazardous tsunami waves has been issued after a strong 7.7 magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands.

Indonesian quake toll passes 100 as rescuers struggle

The quake toppled hundreds of buildings and left thousands of people homeless. The province of Aceh, has declared a two-week state of emergency.

California quake reported, no immediate damage

There was no tsunami warning, advisory or threat in effect following the earthquake, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center of the National Weather Service said on its website.

China imposes hefty fines for fake or harmful news in Xinjiang

The regulations, which go into effect on Saturday, aim to "prevent and punish the online spread of false news" that might "disturb social stability", a local newspaper said.

Barca invite Chapecoense for friendly Spain

The Joan Gamper Trophy is Barca's traditional curtain raiser, taking place each year at the Nou Camp a week before the start of the La Liga season between Barca and an invited team

150 rescued from Aleppo health facility: Red Cross

The patients and civilians were trapped in the area for days as the front line kept drawing closer.


Europe suffers Italian blow as French election looms

Italian PM Renzi's defeat comes days after unpopular French President Francois Hollande, also a leftist, bowed to political realities and announced he would not seek a second term.


Secret weddings in Mosul

'We locked the doors and turned on the generator so the noise would cover the music.'

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