Iran denies carrying out crippling attacks on Saudi oil facilities
ISTANBUL - Iran on Sunday rejected U.S. accusations it was responsible for devastating attacks on two oil installations in Saudi Arabia that struck at the heart of the kingdom’s oil industry and forced Aramco, the state oil company, to suspend its production output by half.
Facebook, Instagram go down around the world in an apparent outage
Having trouble accessing Facebook or Instagram on Wednesday afternoon? You weren't alone. The massively popular social network went down early afternoon Eastern time with issues popping up across Facebook proper, Facebook Messenger and Instagram around the world.
Anxiety grows in Thailand as trapped boys are being given diving lessons
MAE SAI, Thailand — Relief has given way to anxiety around the site of a vast cave complex where a soccer team of 12 boys and their 25-year-old coach remain trapped after 11 days, as rescuers deliberate the best way to extract them before severe storms hit.
Mexico Earthquake, Strongest in a Century, Kills Dozens
Mexico City - The most powerful earthquake to hit Mexico in 100 years struck off the nation’s Pacific Coast late Thursday, rattling millions of residents in Mexico City with its violent tremors, killing at least 32 people and leveling some areas in the southern part of the country, closer to the quake’s epicenter.
Obama’s China visit gets off to rocky start, reflecting current relations
Brother Of Omran Daqneesh, Bloodied Syrian Boy Pictured In Viral Image, Has Died
Turkish wedding suicide bomber was 12-14 years old, Erdogan says
Gaziantep, Turkey (CNN) The suicide bomber who killed 51 people at a wedding party in southern Turkey was between 12 and 14 years old, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday, according to state-run news agency Andadolu.
WWII Hero Credits Luck and Chance in Foiling Hitler’s Nuclear Ambitions
ALESUND, Norway — For a man who saved the world, or at least helped ensure that Adolf Hitler never got hold of a nuclear bomb, 96-year-old Joachim Ronneberg has a surprisingly unheroic view of the forces that shape history.