Robert Levinson went missing in March 2007, when he was scheduled to meet a source on the Iranian island of Kish. The United States government…View More US believes ex-FBI agent Robert Levinson died in Iran: Family
Islamic Republic alleges French medical charity MSF staff would serve as ‘spies’ if deployed on the ground in Iran. Iran ruled out “foreign” help on…View More Iran rejects 'foreign' help as virus death toll nears 2,000
CHICAGO/MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – The U.S. government is weighing options to allow seasonal guest workers from Mexico into the United States in time to harvest…View More U.S. seeks option to allow Mexico guest workers on farms as visas slowed
About 3,000 people came out of Baghouz in eastern Syria through a humanitarian corridor, US-backed SDF rebels say. Thousands of people, including armed fighters, have…View More ISIL fighters 'surrender in large numbers' in final Syria enclave
Kurdish-led SDF says battle is as good as over with ISIL facing imminent defeat in Baghouz. The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) say the battle…View More US-backed SDF says fight against ISIL enters 'final moments'
Vehicles evacuate civilians from Baghouz where US-backed Kurdish forces continue to battle ISIL in eastern Syria. A convoy of trucks evacuating civilians from a shrinking…View More Syria's war: Trucks carrying women, children leave ISIL enclave
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Fate of more than 1,000 European ISIL prisoners, detained by Kurdish forces in northern Syria, hangs in the balance. In a tiny sliver of land…View More Burden of victory: What should happen to European ISIL prisoners?
Lesotho’s prime minister and his wife are caught up in a murder investigation involving allegations so sinister that they have the makings of a crime…View More A murder mystery, the prime minister and his estranged wife
Business secretary Andrea Leadsom said the government had reached an agreement to keep troubled airline Flybe operating. Ms Leadsom said that the decision would be…View More Flybe rescue deal agreed by ministers
Twenty-one states are increasing their minimum wage for the new year with workers from Arizona to Vermont set to see an increase. As Keith Mestrich,…View More 21 states are raising their minimum wage for 2020
In an Associated Press investigation, migrants recount ordeals in EU-funded detention centres run by human traffickers. When the European Union started funnelling millions of euros…View More Libya militias rake in millions in European migration funds: AP
Commuters, holidaymakers and those driving home for Christmas could face motoring misery on Friday, as millions of people take to the country’s roads on the…View More UK travel: Motorists facing misery as millions begin Christmas getaway
KAOHSIUNG, TAIWAN (AFP) – Protests that have paralysed Hong Kong for nearly six months are pushing residents to seek new lives abroad, with many turning…View More Protests send Hong Kongers to Taiwan in search of new lives