NORTH Korean officials representing Kim Jong-un’s regime at the Winter Olympics could be angling to use the occasion as a first step towards starting talks with the United States, a diplomacy expert has claimed.
WEAPONS of mass destruction are one of the biggest threats to mankind in 2018 as mankind enters a "critical period", the World Economic Forum has found as tensions escalate between the United States and North Korea.
DOCTORS in Uganda are frantically working to contain a deadly new virus that has already killed four people and infected many others sparking fears it could be deadlier than the Black Death. These maps show where the outbreak is taking place.
NORTH Korea is "really starting to hurt" under international sanctions, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has warned amid the first signs Kim Jong-un's rogue state could be starting to buckle in the face of increasing international pressure.
A TEACHER who “came back from the dead” has been hailed as a “hero” after making herself a target - taking 17 stab wounds - to allow her young pupils to flee from two crazed teenagers wielding hunting knives.
DAVID Allen Turpin and his wife Louise Anna have been arrested in California accused of starving and imprisoning their children after police found their 13 malnourished siblings chained up in their family home. Here is a breakdown of what we know so far.
THE Mayon volcano eruption has prompted fears of a possible further “hazardous eruption” in a matter of weeks or even days after more than 30,000 people were forced to evacuate oncoming lava flows and ash clouds.
EMMANUEL Macron is set to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Paris on Friday to talk “about the future of Europe and upcoming priorities”, the office of the French leader has announced amid a showdown with the UK.
Amazon.com Inc. announced that 20 metropolitan areas were the finalists for the $5-billion second headquarters that the internet retailer plans to build, according to The Los Angeles Times. The largest concentration of cities is clustered in the Northeast and Los Angeles was the only finalist west of the Rocky Mountains. Amazon cut down the original 238 proposals across the United States, Canada, and Mexico to include 19 cities in the U.S. and one in Canada. The list includes Atlanta; Austin, Texas; Boston; Chicago; Dallas; Denver; Indianapolis; Los Angeles; Miami; New York; Philadelphia; Toronto; Washington; Pittsburgh; Raleigh, N.C.; Nashville; Newark, N.J.; and Columbus, Ohio. It also...