Canada shooter rented flat near Quebec mosque

QUEBEC CITY: The French-Canadian student accused of killing six people during evening prayers in a Quebec City mosque had rented an apartment nearby, neighbors...

Bloomberg files papers, paving way for the US presidential bid

This combination of pictures shows Michael Bloomberg (left) and US President Donald Trump in Monroe, Louisiana. - AFP

Burning in hell: Russia press sheds few tears for McCain

Trump nixes statement praising McCain MOSCOW: Russian pro-Kremlin media pulled no punches yesterday in condemning John McCain, who died of a brain tumor at the...

Russia interfered in US election: Report

Document finds evidence that Russia tipped votes in Trump's favor WASHINGTON: A secret CIA assessment has found that Russia sought to tip last month's US...

US ambassador to Qatar says news from home ‘increasingly difficult’

DOHA: The US ambassador to Qatar has expressed her dissatisfaction with political events back home in a decidedly undiplomatic message posted on social media. Dana...

Powerful earthquake rocks southern Chile

Coastal evacuations ordered after tsunami alert SANTIAGO: Chilean authorities ordered coastal evacuations yesterday following a powerful Christmas Day earthquake offshore the south of the country...

Family of drowned Syrian boy wanted to come to Canada

OTTAWA: The family of a Syrian boy whose dead body washed up on a Turkish beach had been trying to emigrate to Canada, a...

US pushes for Venezuela to be suspended from OAS

WASHINGTON: The United States and six influential members of the Organization of American States urged the body Monday to reject Venezuela's elections and to...

Seed bugs swarm California, Infest homes, cars and lives – Skin-crawling reality for past...

LONE PINE: The gas station’s ground was covered with the small winged bugs. Piles of carcasses, inches deep, sat swept to the sides. On...

US aims to eliminate IS from Afghanistan this year

WASHINGTON:  After dropping a monster bomb on its fighters, then targeting its leader, the US military is looking to destroy the Islamic State group's...

Trump on quest for foreign wins — and drama — in election year

WASHINGTON: In this file photo taken on November 24, 2019 US President Donald Trump (L), Vice President Mike Pence (2nd L)...

Twitter closes thousands of fake news accounts for spreading misinformation

CALIFORNIA: A Facebook sign is seen at the main entrance of Facebook's new headquarters in Menlo Park in California. _...

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