Putin hands awards to widows of men killed in mysterious military test

Russian President Vladimir Putin hands the Order of Courage to a widow of a man killed in an accident during a military test outside Severodvinsk in August 2019, in Moscow, Russia ...

Once allies, Nicaragua’s elite aim to unseat Ortega

MANAGUA (Reuters) – When Nicaraguan police pulled over his luxury SUV, businessman Jose Adan Aguerri thought it was a routine traffic stop. Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega ...

NASCAR’s ‘Superman’ casts long shadow with retirement plans

(Reuters) – NASCAR’s season may have just ended but the race is on to uncover the next generation of superstar drivers, after seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson announced plans ...

Malta police need more time to question man in journalist murder case: PM

VALLETTA (Reuters) – Police decided to release on bail a person of interest in the investigation into the murder of a Maltese journalist because they need more time to question ...

Pope says tech, globalization endanger youth individuality

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Pope Francis warned on Friday that technology and globalization were homogenizing young people around the world to the point where their uniqueness and cultural ...

Few protesters left on trashed HK campus as siege nears end

HONG KONG (Reuters) – At least eight protesters who had been holding out at a trashed Hong Kong university surrendered on Friday, while others searched for escape routes past ...

London Canary Wharf underground station closed due to dust and faulty fan

FILE PHOTO: People walk through the Canary Wharf financial district of London, Britain, December 7, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson/ LONDON (Reuters) – London’s Canary Wharf ...

Iraq’s Sistani says electoral reforms only way to resolve crisis: representative

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraq’s top Shi’ite Muslim cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani on Friday called on politicians to hurry up in reforming electoral laws and said the changes ...

Pope urges Thais not to see Christianity as ‘foreign’

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Pope Francis paid tribute on Friday to Catholics in Thailand who suffered or were killed for their faith in the past and urged today’s Thais not to consider ...

Take 5: Browns’ missing piece, Cowboys-Patriots clash

Heavyweight clashes in Foxborough, Mass., and Santa Clara, Calif., headline a juicy Week 12 slate, but we’re going to start first with the Cleveland Browns. Nov 14, 2019; Cleveland, ...